Former L.I. University Instructor Among Kenya Mall Attack VictimsKofi Awoonor, a Ghanaian poet, professor and former ambassador to Brazil, Cuba and the United Nations, died after being wounded in the attack, Ghana's presidential office confirmed.
Authorities: 'Dangerous And Influential' Members Of Al-Shabab Face Brooklyn Court AppearanceThree men facing federal terrorism charges in New York City have strong ties to the same extremist Islamic group that's claimed responsibility for the deadly attack on an upscale Kenyan shopping mall, U.S. authorities say.
Peter King: Americans Could Be Among Attackers In Kenyan Terrorist AssaultKing said any time there is a terrorist attack overseas, "we have to see if there's any possible connection to the United States."
Admitted Would-Be Terrorists Face Sentencing Hearing In NewarkMohamed Mahmood Alessa and Carlos Eduardo Almonte pleaded guilty in March 2011 for conspiring to join al-Shabab, a terror group affiliated with al Qaeda.
Somali Terror Suspect Makes First Appearance In New York CourtroomThe trial of a Somali citizen arrested by the U.S. on terrorism charges is being used as a test in how the Obama administration handles such cases.
Rep. Peter King Resumes Hearings On Muslim Radicalization In AmericaLong Island Rep. Peter King says Wednesday's hearing, the third of its kind, is focused on an organization which has been recruiting American citizens of Somali descent in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area.
Two New Jersey Men Plead Guilty To Trying To Join Al-Shabab Terror Group OverseasMohamed Mahmood Alessa, 21, and Carlos Eduardo Almonte, 24, accepted a plea deal, admitting they wanted to try to join an Al Qaeda-affiliated group.