Al-Qaida

Ray Kelly (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Kelly: Change In Al-Qaida Leadership Doesn’t Change Anti-Terrorism Strategy

Ayman Al-Zawahiri’s new number one status in Al-Qaida doesn’t change New York City’s anti-terror strategies, says Police Commissioner Ray Kelly.

06/17/2011

Ayman al-Zawahri

Longtime Second In Command Of Al-Qaida Assumes Leadership Of Terror Network

Osama bin Laden’s longtime deputy Ayman al-Zawahri has taken control of al-Qaida, the group said Thursday, a widely anticipated move that comes at a time the terror network is struggling for relevance amid a wave of Arab uprisings that has threatened to upstage it.

06/16/2011

Daniel Murphy holds a photo of his son Michael Murphy - Wading River, NY - May 3, 2011 (credit: Mona Rivera / 1010 WINS)

Long Island Family Proud Of SEAL Team That Killed Osama Bin Laden

The father of a Long Island Navy Seal killed in action six years ago in Afghanistan said as soon as he heard the news of Osama bin Laden’s death he knew the Seals were behind the operation.

05/03/2011

Arno Herwerth with his van and license plate saying "GETOSAMA" in front of his Hauppauge home on May 3, 2011. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Arno Herwerth Of Hauppauge Wants To Change ‘GETOSAMA’ License Plate

Now that Osama Bin Laden has been killed a Long Island man feels it’s time to change his license plate.

05/03/2011

President Barack Obama stands after announcing the death of Osama bin Laden on TV from the East Room of the White House. (credit: Brendan Smialowski-Pool/Getty Images)

President Barack Obama To Mark Osama Bin Laden’s Death In NYC

The White House says Obama will visit ground zero, the site of al-Qaida’s attack on the World Trade Center, and meet with the families of those killed nearly 10 years ago.

05/02/2011

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

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