| Dec 11, 2009
| 5:43 PM
Ahmad Afzali, the Imam charged with lying to authorities during the investigation of a possible terror attack against New York, claimed Friday that he is a loyal American wrongly accused.
Before a pretrial hearing in Brooklyn, Afzali told a group of...
| Sep 30, 2009
| 4:24 PM
by Mark Silva Osama bin Laden may still be at large, eight years after the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, but his organization "is under more pressure'' and "more vulnerable'' than at any time since those al Qaeda-launched attacks,......
| Oct 6, 2009
| 4:24 PM
by Josh Meyer Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. said today that the Obama administration may not meet its own Jan. 22 deadline for closing the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and that the fate of more than......
| Oct 21, 2009
| 4:24 PM
by Mark Silva With the arrest today of a Boston-area man accused of plotting against Americans abroad and at home, Sen. Joe Lieberman said: "We have a problem now; it's what we call home-grown terrorism.'' "This is the kind of......
| May 4, 2010
| 4:24 PM
by Mark Silva They say they've got another inept bomber. Thank our lucky stars for incompetence. Faisal Shahzad, 30, is a naturalized citizen - no illegal immigrant, he. Those 11 or 12 million undocumented ones are, for the most part,......
| Apr 30, 2010
| 11:51 AM
NEW YORK -- Two U.S. citizens were charged Friday with conspiring to provide computer assistance, watches and other support to help "modernize" al-Qaida.
A vaguely worded indictment unsealed Friday in federal court in Manhattan accused Wesam El-Hanafi of...
| Jan 8, 2010
| 7:15 PM
Two men linked to an alleged al-Qaida associate accused of a plot to attack New York City with homemade bombs were arrested Friday after one of the men caused a traffic accident while under surveillance.
Zarein Ahmedzay pleaded not guilty to a false...
| Jan 9, 2010
| 12:38 PM
A New York City man under investigation for his links to a terror suspect has pleaded not guilty to charges that he flew to Pakistan to get military training from al-Qaida.
Adis Medunjanin entered the plea during a swift arraignment at a federal court in...
| Jan 12, 2010
| 7:38 PM
Flushing, Queens has become focal point for FBI agents--and police--investigating possible terror cells operating out of New York City.
Three buddies who graduated from Flushing High School have been busted now in connection with the probe of a transit...
| Jan 27, 2010
| 9:49 AM
The uncle of a Colorado airport driver charged in a terror plot against New York City has been indicted, two law enforcement officials said Wednesday.
The officials told The Associated Press that Naqib Jaji was indicted on a single felony charge and...
| Feb 22, 2010
| 12:52 PM
A Denver man - with alleged ties to a New York bomb plot - pleaded guilty Monday afternoon in federal court in Brooklyn.
Najibullah Zazi, a Flushing native, was indicted of charges of conspiring to detonate weapons of mass destruction last year. The 24-...