War On Terror

A Long Island couple had their lives turned upside-down for a little while this week after simple Google searches triggered the police into action. (Photo: CBS 2)

Long Island Couple Gets Quite The Scare Over A Simple Google Search

It’s something you probably do a dozen times a day — jump on your computer and enter a search into Google. One Long Island couple did just that, and then heard a knock on the door from police.


Tourists look out at construction at the World Trade Center site on September 6, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Poll: Most Say 9/11 Still Impacts Their Lives

With the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks just days away, many Americans are reflecting on how the nation has changed since 2001.


A HAZMAT officer takes readings from an air quality testing machine in Grand Central Station, Monday, May 2, 2011 in New York. Security was heightened as a result of the killing of Osama Bin Laden. (credit: AP Photo/Stephen Chernin)

New York City Steps Up Security In Wake Of Bin Laden’s Death

There is no specific threat to security but with terrorists vowing revenge after U.S. forces killed jihadi terror mastermind Osama bin Laden, authorities are taking no chances.


Fourteen-year-old Kristen Grazioso places balloons on a carved stone Monday, May 2, 2011, in Middletown, N.J., that  honors her father, who was killed in the attacks on the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001. (credit: Mel Evans/AP)

Middletown Residents React To Death Of Osama Bin Laden

Nearly one-fourth of those killed in the Sept. 11 attacks were New Jersey residents. Middletown lost 37 residents that day, the second highest 9/11 toll among New Jersey towns.


A heavily armed member of the New York Police Department  patrols Times Square Friday, June 29, 2007 in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Bin Laden’s Death Provides Closure, But Sparks Retaliation Concerns

While many were jubilant that the mastermind of the worst terror attack in New York City history was dead, that excitement was tempered by the possibility for retaliation.