| Oct 25, 2010
| 3:33 PM
A young Queens man with a Pakistani background was freed on bail Monday, after the FBI accused him of sending a phony tip to its website about a terror plot.
The mother of Syed Omair Ali flew to New York from Pakistan with $20,000 cash, to help secure...
| Nov 11, 2010
A divided Congress will collide in 2011
Rep. Brad Sherman (D-Sherman Oaks) is bracing for rough seas when Congress convenes in January.
With a Republican majority looking to reverse key Obama administration policies, Sherman said he foresees several...
| Dec 8, 2010
| 2:16 PM
It's difficult to know whether to feel more alarmed or relieved by the news that the FBI today arrested a man who they say intended to detonate a car bomb outside a military recruiting station in Catonsville. As in a case in Portland, Ore., in which a...
| May 1, 2011
| 5:20 PM
It is a grim anniversary to be sure, but an anniversary all the same. One year ago today in Times Square a terrorist plotted mass murder and almost pulled it off.
Not long after Faisal Shahzad's capture an FBI test showed what the explosion would have...
| Jul 14, 2010
| 11:45 AM
Police in New Jersey's largest city say a car parked near a railroad overpass did not contain a bomb.
A police bomb squad was dispatched to examine the vehicle Wednesday after a passerby reported it as suspicious.
Newark Police Director Garry McCarthy...
| Jul 15, 2010
| 7:11 AM
A report of gas cans and wires in the back of a car near a railroad overpass Wednesday brought traffic in New Jersey's largest city to a standstill before police determined the items were not components of an explosive.
"At this point, we know it's not a...
| Jul 21, 2010
| 4:45 AM
We now have some idea how devastating last May's failed Times Square bombing attempt by Faisal Shahzad could have been.
The FBI detonated a replica of that same device in rural Pennsylvania last month. An official says the blast destroyed the SUV...
| Sep 15, 2010
| 6:33 PM
A Long Island man was arrested and charged Wednesday after federal authorities say he unwittingly funded a Connecticut man's botched attempted to bomb Times Square in May by providing unlicensed banking services.
According to an indictment filed in U.S....
| Sep 20, 2010
| 2:46 PM
NEW YORK -- Five hundred cameras installed in three of the city's busiest transit hubs started feeding live images to the police department's high-tech security network Monday and will be monitored in counter-terrorism efforts.
At the system command...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 2:32 AM
U.S. officials have "specific, credible but unconfirmed" information about a potential al Qaeda threat against the United States coinciding with the 10th anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks.
"We have received credible information very...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 9:49 PM
Mohammad Younis, the man that helped fund attempted Times Square bomber Faisal Shahzad, walked into the probation office Thursday -- instead of having to go into federal lockup.
The reason why has less to do with his financing of Faisal Shahzad than it...