| Jan 18, 2014
| 8:08 PM
WASHINGTON — With Al Qaeda militants surging in the Middle East and North Africa, top U.S. law enforcement officials are increasingly concerned about efforts to recruit and radicalize American citizens by drawing them to the restive region and...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 12:00 PM
What with taking off our shoes and belts at airports, discovering the feds are hoovering up all our phone records, and watching drone strikes and SEAL raids around the globe, it's sometimes easy to forget that America has escaped the horror of another...
| May 13, 2011
| 6:19 PM
"This is messing everything up for us. People look at us, and they’re afraid," said 28-year-old Ali Popel--a Muslim who was born in Afghanistan. Popel stood on 143rd Street today in Whitestone Friday, talking about the arrest of his neighbor, 26-...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 5:16 PM
The admitted Al Qaeda member who's confessed he tried to build bombs to explode in rush-hour subway cars testified in federal court Wednesday he told an aunt he was making fertility drugs to help women get pregnant.
Najibullah Zazi said his aunt and...
| 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...
| 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...
| Sep 16, 2009
Federal agents on Wednesday searched the home of a suburban Denver man identified by law enforcement as having a possible link to al-Qaida.
FBI special agent Kathleen Wright confirmed that agents and sheriff's deputies had a search warrant and had...
| Sep 18, 2009
A Denver man - with alleged ties to a New York bomb plot - admitted to federal investigators on Friday that he does indeed have ties with al-Qaida and trained with the terrorist organization in Pakistan.
According to ABC News, Najibullah Zazi, 24, is...