New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announces arrests in cigarette smuggling ring (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Officials: Virginia-NY Cigarette Smuggling Ring Has Terror Links

Some of the suspects charged in a Virginia-to-New York cigarette smuggling scheme have links to top Hamas officials, authorities said.


Mitt Romney (Photo by David Calvert/Getty Images)

Opinion: Romney Roots For Foreign Policy Crisis

Missed in all the controversy over Romney’s 47% don’t pay taxes remark is Romney’s callous and downright dangerous remarks that a crisis sparked by Iran would be good for his election prospects.


New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly delivers his pre-Passover briefing - New York, NY - Apr 3, 2012 (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NYPD Beefs Up Security Around Jewish Sites Ahead Of Passover

The recent deadly attack at a Jewish school in Toulouse, France has prompted an extra layer of vigilance in New York City ahead of the eight-day Jewish holiday of Passover.



NYPD Director Of Intelligence: ‘Hezbollah And Its Supporters Also Have Presence In NYC’

Iran’s proxy terror group, Hezbollah, has set up an outpost in New York City. That was just one element of stunning testimony by the NYPD’s intelligence guru, who also disclosed new attempts by the Iranians to develop potential terror targets.


NYPD security and bomb-sniffing dogs posted outside the Israeli consulate in Manhattan. (credit: CBS 2)

Sources: Iran May Have Already Developed Plans For Attack On NYC Through Years Of Espionage

New York City officials are on the alert for what they are calling an “off the shelf” terror attack by Iran, a plot the nation’s spies may have already developed for use when the timing is right. The fear is Iran may think the right time is now.


In this photo provided by U.S. authorities, Taza Gul Alizai, left, is being escorted Tuesday morning, July 26, 2011, at an undisclosed airport north of New York City. (credit: AP Photo/U.S. Authorities)

New York DEA: Drug Sting Nets Alleged Taliban Supporter

The Drug Enforcement Administration in New York has arrested several men overseas, including a man they say who agreed to support the Taliban in Afghanistan through drug sales.