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Police are looking for a person of interest in connection with a bomb scare in Brooklyn on Wednesday, April 17, 2013. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Person Of Interest Sought In Brooklyn Bomb Scare

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.

04/18/2013

Kings Park High School (Credit: CBS 2)

Boy Accused Of Tweeting Threat To Blow Up School Gym

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.

01/26/2013

Suspicious Substance

Village Explosives Arrests Conjure Memories Of Weather Underground

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.

01/02/2013

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Aeroflot Plane From NY Lands In Iceland After Bomb Threat

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.

08/16/2012

Bloomberg, Kelly announce terror arrest (credit: CBS 2)

Terror Suspect Allegedly Plotted Bombings Against U.S. Troops, NYC Sites

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.

11/20/2011

The truck bomb terrorists used in the 1993 Twin Towers bombing created this 60-foot deep crater inside the World Trade Center. (credit: AP)

Court: ’93 Bombing Not Result Of World Trade Center Managers’ Negligence

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.

09/22/2011

Schumer, Obama (Photos/Getty Images)

N.Y. Lawmakers Sound Off On President’s Approach To Libya

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.

03/21/2011

The Castle Bravo atomic weapons test - Bikini Atoll, Marshall Islands - Mar 1, 1954 - Photo: U.S. Department of Energy

Are You Ready For A Nuclear Blast?

Terrorists detonating a nuclear bomb in New York City is considered a remote possibility, but the federal government still wants you to be prepared.

12/16/2010

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CT Students Charged With Facebook Bomb Threats

Two New Milford students have been arrested and suspended on allegations they threatened to kill an assistant principal and bomb their school.

10/08/2010

A scientist removes a letter from an envelope containing Anthrax sent to Senator Pat Leahy in 2001 - Photo: FBI via AP

Anthrax Threat Suspect Returning To Connecticut

The man charged with sending more than 50 death, anthrax, and bomb threat letters across the country.

09/24/2010