Holiday Travelers Face Tighter Security In Wake Of Paris AttacksThe Port Authority has stationed more officers at its airports, bus terminals, train stations and Hudson River crossings while the NYPD has extra uniformed police officers and other security measures in place.
Concerns After US Issues Travel Warning In Wake Of Terror AttacksThe alert, which is to be in effect until Feb. 24, said current information suggests that militants with the Islamic State, al-Qaeda, Boko Haram and other terrorist groups continue to plan attacks in multiple regions.
Pakistani Man Gets 40 Years In Al Qaeda Plot To Attack NYC SubwayAbid Naseer was convicted in March.
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.
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.
Obama Says He Takes Full Responsibility For Deaths Of Hostages In U.S. StrikeTwo hostages held by al Qaeda and two Americans working with the terror group were killed in U.S. counterterrorism operations earlier this year, the White House said Thursday.
Who Is Warren Weinstein? 5 Facts About American Hostage Accidentally Killed In Al Qaeda RaidWarren Weinstein was an American humanitarian aid worker and contractor who was abducted from his home in Lahore, Pakistan on August 13, 2011.
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.
Pakistani Man Guilty In Al Qaeda Plot To Attack NYC SubwayThe verdict was reached Wednesday in federal court in Brooklyn where Abid Naseer acted as his own lawyer. No date was set for sentencing.
Vietnamese Man Pleads Not Guilty To Terrorism Charges In New YorkMinh Quang Pham pleaded not guilty to charges that include providing material support to al Qaeda, receiving military training from the terrorist organization in Yemen and possession of a firearm intended for use in crimes of violence.
Vietnamese Man Extradited From UK To Face US Terror ChargeA Vietnamese man extradited from the United Kingdom will be arraigned Wednesday on charges he provided material support to al-Qaida in Yemen after telling his wife he was going to Ireland, authorities said.