| Feb 23, 2010
| 12:47 AM
Distressed over the deaths of civilians in his native Afghanistan, a man who once operated a coffee cart near the World Trade Center site hatched a plan to join the Taliban and fight the U.S. military.
Najibullah Zazi traveled to Pakistan in August...
| May 13, 2010
| 7:11 PM
In wake of two failed terrorist attacks - one targeting the New York City subway system and another involving a car bomb planted in Times Square - the Obama Administration has oddly announced plans to cut anti-terror funding to New York City by more...
| Apr 15, 2010
| 2:03 PM
Imam Ahmad Afzali was sentenced Thursday to time served and is required to self-deport within 90 days.
The Afghan born Imam emerged from Federal Court with harsh words for Najibullah Zazi, the central figure in a plot to detonate bombs in the New York...
| Apr 12, 2010
| 9:42 AM
A fourth suspect in a disrupted plot to bomb New York City subways has been arrested in Pakistan, law enforcement officials said Monday.
The principal suspect in the case, Najibullah Zazi, has pleaded guilty and is cooperating with investigators, key...
| Dec 11, 2010
| 3:46 PM
Their evening prayers ended, a small group of Muslim men lingering in a storefront mosque in Woodlawn turned to the news of the day: A man who had knelt among them had been arrested on charges of terrorism.
Antonio Martinez, who they said converted to...
| 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-...
| 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......
| 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 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...