A former Los Alamos National Laboratory scientist told an undercover FBI agent he could build 40 nuclear weapons for Venezuela in 10 years — and design a bomb targeted for New York City.
The 30-year-old was upset over summonses that he received so he called 911 and said that he had a bomb strapped around him and was going to blow up precincts in Nassau County and Queens, according to prosecutors.
Police said a homeowner on 68 Street found a propane tank with a number pad and wires on it on their porch after someone rang their doorbell and fled.
A 16-year-old boy was due in court Saturday, after he allegedly tweeted a threat to blow up the gym at Kings Park High School in Suffolk County over a heated sports rivalry.
The arrest of a man and woman who were found with explosives, weapons and bomb-making materials at a Greenwich Village townhouse were a reminder for some of a far more destructive incident a couple of blocks away more than 40 years ago.
Russia’s ITAR-Tass news agency quoted Aeroflot spokeswoman Irina Dannenberg as saying the bomb warning came from an anonymous caller to the NYPD after the plane took off.
Mayor Michael Bloomberg said the 27-year-old man was acting as a lone wolf and was taken into custody Saturday. He allegedly was inspired by al-Qaida, although his citizenship was not immediately known.
The majority conclude that the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, which runs area airports and owns the trade center site, is entitled to government immunity for its security measures at the building.
On Day 3 of the attack on Libya, there were new air strikes and new demands. On Monday, President Barack Obama called for the replacement of Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi.
Terrorists detonating a nuclear bomb in New York City is considered a remote possibility, but the federal government still wants you to be prepared.
Two New Milford students have been arrested and suspended on allegations they threatened to kill an assistant principal and bomb their school.
The man charged with sending more than 50 death, anthrax, and bomb threat letters across the country.