'The Blind Sheikh,' Tied To '93 World Trade Center Attack, Dead At 78Omar Abdel-Rahman inspired the 1993 World Trade Center attack, a plot to blow up local landmarks and issued the Islamic ruling that Osama bin Laden used to justify 9/11.
Ailing Former Civil Right Attorney Returns To NYC After Being FreedA dying former civil rights lawyer convicted in a terrorism case who was released early from prison has arrived in New York City.
Judge Orders 'Compassionate Release' Of Jailed Former Civil Rights LawyerA federal judge in Manhattan ordered a "compassionate release" Tuesday from prison for a dying former civil rights lawyer.
Five Terrorism Suspects Appear In Federal Courts In Manhattan And New HavenA partially blind extremist Egyptian-born preacher and four other terrorism suspects appeared in federal courts, hours after they lost years-long extradition fights in Britain and were transported to the U.S. under tight security to face trial.
Will President Obama Give Up The Blind Sheik? Some Say It's PossibleThe sheik, Omar Abdel-Rahman, inspired the 1993 World Trade Center attack, a plot to blow up local landmarks and issued the Islamic ruling that Osama bin Laden used to justify 9/11.