Al-Qaida

Subway (credit: CBS 2)

UK Judge Approves Extradition Of Subway Terror Suspect

City of Westminster Magistrates’ Court says that Abid Naseer can be sent for to the U.S. to stand trial for his alleged role in a terror campaign.

01/21/2011

Rep. Peter King  (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Rep. King Says He Will Hold Hearings On Radical Islam

Speaking to 1010 WINS and WCBS 880 Sunday, Rep. Peter King said that leaders of Muslim communities in the United States needed to be more cooperative with law enforcement.

12/19/2010

Russell Defreitas (L) and Abdul Kadir (R) (Photo/Associated Press)

Man Sentenced In JFK Airport Fuel-Tank Bomb Plot

A judge has sentenced a former member of Guyana’s parliament to life in prison for plotting to blow up fuel tanks at John F. Kennedy International Airport.

12/15/2010

Najibullah Zazi arrives at the Byron G. Rogers Federal Building - Denver, CO - Sep 17, 2009 - Photo: Marc Piscotty/Getty Images

More Charges For Admitted Subway Bomb Plotter’s Dad

The updated indictment, issued Tuesday, charges Mohammed Wali Zazi with obstruction of justice and other counts.

11/30/2010

Police Outside Temple Emanu-El on Manhattan's East Side (credit: CBS 2)

Area Synagogues On Alert After Cargo Plane Terror Plot

New York area synagogues were on heightened alert Monday, and some New York City apartment buildings were taking the extra precaution of not accepting package deliveries at all.

11/01/2010

Authorities said the suspicious packages had ink cartridges with the explosive material PETN. (credit: CBS 2)

Officials Warn Of Possible Mail Terror Plots

American inspectors were expected in Yemen Monday, where investigators said the plot originated, to examine security practices.

11/01/2010

Lincoln Square Synagogue (credit: CBS 2)

NYC Synagogues Step Up Security In Wake Of Bomb Plot

In the tri-state, synagogues are seeing a heavier police presence as the packages in Friday’s bomb plot were addressed to synagogues in Chicago.

10/30/2010

Inspire (credit: CBS 2)

Magazine Offers Restaurant Attack Tips To Terrorists

The terror threat targeting restaurants comes in the October issue of a publication called Inspire. The magazine was obtained by an American intelligence group that tracks terrorists around the world.

10/12/2010

New York City Subways

Man Held In NY Terror Plot Faces Extradition Hearing

Abid Naseer appeared by video link from prison Tuesday for a hearing at a London court.

10/05/2010

The Indian Point nuclear power plant - Buchanan, NY - File / Photo: Monika Graff/Getty Images

Audit: Changes Needed To Make Nuke Plants Secure

The audit recommends additional training in identifying suspected terrorists, greater access to criminal databases by the NRC, stepped up “re-screening” of power plant employees and notifying plant operators of foreign travel.

10/04/2010

New York Knicks Logo (credit: AP)

Knicks To Play Despite Terror Threat

The New York Knicks were scheduled to play Olimpia Milano in Milan on Sunday.

10/03/2010

New Charges For Brooklyn Men In al-Qaida Case

NEW YORK (AP) — New terrorism charges have been brought in New York against two U.S. citizens accused of trying to aid al-Qaida. New charges including providing material support to al-Qaida and violating the International […]

09/14/2010

Adnan el Shukrijumah (file)

FBI Sources: New Al Qaeda Global Commander Lived In Brooklyn

Chilling details were released Friday about the new world-wide boss of al Qaeda’s terror attacks. Sources tell CBS 2 he lived in Brooklyn and other parts of the country for 15 years and has an intimate understanding of America’s vulnerabilities.

CBS 2–08/06/2010

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