NYC Joins Global Terror-Fighting Network, But NYCLU Head Fears Muslims Will Be TargetedThe Strong Cities Network connects government so they can share intelligence and strategies.
Source To CBS News: NJ Teen Arrested On Terrorism Charge, Was Urged To Attack Pope Or DiplomatThe teen was allegedly asked to research online how to build an explosive. He was arrested Aug. 14, soon after he began his research, the source said.
Calls To Violence In Al Qaeda Magazine Draw Concern Near 9/11 AnniversaryConcern was mounting Wednesday over a new issue of a magazine published by al Qaeda, which renewed its call for lone wolf attacks and assassinations of prominent figures.
Feds Testify They Were Initially Unsure Man In X-Ray Weapon Case Was SeriousGlendon Scott Crawford, 49, has denied the charges, including conspiracy to use a weapon of mass destruction.
President Obama Encouraged By Weekend Air Strikes On ISIS In Eastern SyriaThe president has been under intense pressure to wipe ISIS off the battlefield and on Monday afternoon he spoke about 16 air strikes over the weekend on the Syrian city of Raqqa.
Man Indicted On Terrorism Charges In Murder Of College Student In West OrangeA Seattle man was indicted on terrorism and murder charges Thursday in a shooting that killed a college student in West Orange, New Jersey last year.
Suburbs Prepare Amid Worries Of Fourth Of July Terror ThreatWorries have been mounting about a terror threat during Fourth of July celebrations in New York City, and the NYPD is not the only agency that has added extra protection.
NYPD Stepping Up Security For Fourth Of July FireworksThe security measures include radiation detection, checks on suspicious vehicles, hotel staffs and suspicious guests, and social media monitoring.
Terror Suspect Arrested In NJ; NYPD On High Alert For July 4 FireworksThe arrest comes at the same time that the NYPD is on high alert, concerned about a possible ISIS-inspired terror attack in the United States this holiday weekend.
Florida Brothers Hit With Maximum Sentences For NY Terror PlotTwo Pakistani-born brothers were sentenced to the maximum possible prison sentences after pleading guilty in Florida to charges of organizing a terror plot against New York City landmarks.
Women Charged In Alleged ISIS-Inspired NYC Terror Plot Plead Not GuiltyNoelle Velentzas, 28, and Asia Siddiqui, 31, both wore blue prison garb as their attorneys entered the pleas on their behalf to an indictment charging them each with a count of conspiring to use a weapon of mass destruction and teaching how to make such a devise.
Long Island Man Who Plotted To Help Al Qaeda Sentenced To 25 YearsMarcos Alonso Zea, 26, of Brentwood, pleaded guilty in September to attempting to provide material support to al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula, also known as Ansar al-Sharia, and obstruction of justice.