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Boston Marathon Bombing

CBS 2’s Schneider: ‘It Was An Unbelievable And Uncertain Scene’ In Boston

Witnesses recounted scenes of carnage and horror Monday, when two bombs exploded at the finish line of the Boston Marathon – leaving at least two people dead.

04/15/2013

Long Island Boston Marathon Runners

Nearly 50 Long Island Runners Survive Boston Marathon, But Are Left Horrified

Nearly 50 local runners from Long Island survived the Boston Marathon without injury Monday, but they were still left in horror as the bombs went off.

04/15/2013

President Obama Makes Remarks On The Explosions At The Boston Marathon

Full Text: President Obama’s Speech Following Boston Marathon Bombings

The following is the full text of the speech President Barack Obama gave Monday afternoon, following the bombings at the Boston Marathon.

04/15/2013

Newark Fire Department

Newark Firefighters Hold Drill For Combined Hurricane And Terror Attack

The Newark Fire Department held a drill Saturday to ensure preparedness for the most horrifying of disasters.

04/06/2013

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton testifies before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Defiant Secretary Of State Clinton Takes On Lawmakers Over Benghazi Attack

Tempers flared Wednesday when Secretary of State Hillary Clinton defended her actions following the deadly attack on the American consulate in Libya.

01/23/2013

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.

09/20/2012

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.

02/15/2012

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

Commissioner Kelly Discusses Attempted Times Square Bombing

May 1 marks the first anniversary of the attempted car bombing at the crossroads of the world: Times Square.

04/30/2011

Mayor Michael Bloomberg

Councilman’s Bill Would Mandate Notification Of Mayor’s Absence

Where was the mayor this weekend and who was in charge during his absence? Bloomberg deflected that question at a Monday news conference.

01/17/2011

Cargo Plane Terror Probe

New Bomb Plots Prove Terrorists Probing U.S. Vulnerbilities

NEW YORK (CBS 2) – Like the steady drumbeats of a battering ram at the castle gates, terrorists have tried and tried and tried again to take American lives. As the events like the failed […]

10/30/2010

Family members at Ground Zero during ceremonies to mark the 9th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center.  MANHATTAN, NY  9/11/10 Andrew Mills/The Star-Ledger

Unsettled Nation Marks 9/11 With Rituals Of Sorrow

Rites of remembrance and loss marked the ninth anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks, familiar in their sorrow but observed for the first time Saturday in a nation torn over the prospect of a mosque near ground zero and the role of Islam in society.

09/11/2010

Father Mychal Judge, an FDNY chaplain, was the first victim of the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001.

Remembrance Walk Held To Honor 9/11′s First Victim

The ninth anniversary of the September 11 attacks is less than a week away. Every year, the Sunday before is a day to remember a special member of New York City’s Bravest whose life was lost on that terrible day.

09/05/2010