Al Qaeda Magazine Calls For Car Bombings In U.S., Specifically In NYCThe latest edition of al Qaeda's English language online magazine labels urges its readers to attack the United States with car bombs and includes a photo of Times Square.
Jose Pimentel Pleads Guilty In NYC Pipe Bomb Terrorism PlotJose Pimentel entered the plea Wednesday to attempted criminal possession of a weapon as a crime of terrorism. It was less than a week before his scheduled trial in a rare state-level terrorism case.
Prosecutors Seek To Protect Witnesses' Identities In Jose Pimentel Terrorism TrialProsecutors want to keep testimony of three key witnesses out of public view at the trial of a New York man charged with plotting terror attacks with homemade bombs.
Pimentel Pleads Not Guilty In NYC Terror Bomb PlotJose Pimentel appeared Tuesday in a Manhattan courthouse. He's facing charges including weapons possession and conspiracy as terror crimes, brought under a rarely used state terror law.
Gov. Cuomo Under Pressure To Investigate NYPD Over Muslim SpyingJose 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.
Plea Talks Afoot In Jose Pimentel Pipe Bomb CaseProsecutors and defense lawyers are in plea negotiations in a rare state-level terror case against a man charged with building a homemade bomb to try to attack soldiers, police and other government targets, both sides said Monday.
Mother Of Suspected 'Lone Wolf' Terrorist Apologizes To City"I want to apologize to the city," Carmen Sosa said. "I love New York and I've been here since 1987. I'm very disappointed by what my son is doing.
Sources: Terror Suspect Wanted To Blow Up A Bomb On The USS IntrepidJose Pimentel was behind bars Monday night, being held without bail because, officials say, he had grandiose plans to blow up people and places in the metropolitan area, including the Intrepid Air and Space Museum.
Officials: Bayonne Police Station On Alleged 'Lone Wolf' Terrorist's Hit ListMayor Michael Bloomberg said it is no surprise that a so-called "al-Qaida sympathizer" would want to target New York City because in his words it’s “so iconic" but among 27-year-old Jose Pimentel’s alleged hit list was the Bayonne police headquarters.
Terror Suspect Allegedly Plotted Bombings Against U.S. Troops, NYC SitesMayor 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.