Faisal Shahzad

Phantom Fireworks in Seabrook, NH said Tamerlan Tsarnaev bought two "Lock and Load'' reloadable mortar kits containing 24 shells each on the evening of Feb. 6, 2013. (credit: CBS 2).

Boston Bombing Suspect Bought Fireworks From Same Company As Failed Times Square Bomber

Tamerlan Tsarnaev bought two “Lock and Load” reloadable mortar kits containing 24 shells each on the evening of Feb. 6, said April Walton, the manager of Phantom Fireworks in Seabrook.

04/24/2013

The NYPD and other local law enforcement agencies use radiation detectors as a preemptive measure to keep a dirty bomb out of the area. (Photo: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: NYC’s Ring Of Protection — Tools In The Fight Against Dirty Bombs

Walk around the city, or drive around the suburbs, and there’s a good chance that a dirty bomb detector will check you out.

02/05/2013

Faisal Shahzad

Pakistani Court Acquits Four Men Charged With Helping Failed Times Square Bomber

A Pakistani anti-terrorism court on Saturday acquitted four men who had been charged with helping a Pakistani-American man carry out a failed attempt to detonate a truck bomb in New York’s Times Square, said their lawyer and family members.

06/02/2012

New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Gov. Cuomo Under Pressure To Investigate NYPD Over Muslim Spying

Jose Pimentel, Samir Khan and Faisal Shahzad might not be household names, but the NYPD says its undercover work in the Muslim community kept them from blowing up your households.

02/27/2012

Street vendor Duane Jackson and another vendor were the first to alert nearby police officers of the suspiciuos SUV in Times Square, helping to prevent what could have been a deadly attack. Credit: CBS

Street Vendor Who Alerted Cops To Times Square Bombing Seeking Congressional Office

Duane Jackson said his brush with terrorism and celebrity taught him that it made sense to get involved.

02/07/2012

AP

Money Broker Seeks Mercy In Times Square Bomb Case

The money broker who unwittingly provided $7,000 to Times Square bomb plotter Faisal Shahzad says his life has been plunged into chaos and he hopes he can avoid jail time.

11/25/2011

Admitted Times Square Bomber Faisal Shahzad (credit: AP)

Fairfield County Sees Cut In Homeland Security Funding

$4 million has already been spent on a communication system designed to allow emergency responders to speak with each other on the same frequency. $2 million is needed to finish it.

05/25/2011

Aftab Ali Khan (credit: AP Photo/Barbara Lacerra, File)

Man Held In Times Square Car Bomb Probe Deported To Pakistan

Federal immigration officials say a Pakistani man arrested in Massachusetts during the investigation into last year’s failed New York Times Square car bombing has been deported to Pakistan.

05/22/2011

Faisal Shahzad - AP Photo/Orkut.com

Kelly: ‘We Were Lucky’ After Attempted Times Square Bombing

It’s been a year since Faisal Shahzad parked his explosives-laden SUV in the heart of the crowded theater district, intending to kill as many people as possible.

05/01/2011

Aftab Ali Khan (credit: AP Photo/Barbara Lacerra, File)

Man Arrested In Times Square Car Bomb Investigation Seeks Deportation

Aftab Ali Khan would plead guilty to lying to investigators. According to a published report, he’d be sentenced to time served, and be deported to Pakistan.

04/08/2011

Faisal Shahzad - AP Photo/Orkut.com

Man Questioned In Times Sq. Probe To Stay In Jail

Aftab Ali Khan of Watertown was scheduled to appear in court Thursday, after two initial hearings were delayed to give his attorney more time to prepare.

01/06/2011

Faisal Shahzad - AP Photo/Orkut.com

Man Questioned After Failed NY Attack Due In Court

A detention hearing was scheduled in Boston on Friday for Aftab Ali Khan, who is charged with immigration fraud and lying to investigators. He is not accused of knowing about or trying to participate in the botched attack.

11/19/2010

NYC Muslim Leaders Seek To Dispel Misconceptions

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Officials from the Islamic Leadership Council of New York were among the Muslim leaders promoting what they called a “Week of Dialogue” designed to dispel misconceptions about Islam. LISTEN: 1010 […]

10/18/2010

Faisal Shahzad - AP Photo/Orkut.com

Times Sq Bomber Gets Life, Warns Of New Attacks

“I have been trying to join my brothers ever since 9/11 happened. I am planning to wage an attack inside America,” Faisal Shahzad said Tuesday.

CBS New York–10/05/2010

AP

Pakistan Holds Gov’t Worker In NYC Bomb Plot

A man has been detained for allegedly playing an important role in the failed terror attack attempt.

09/30/2010

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