Would-Be Subway Bomber Gets Time Served, Will Be Freed In DaysThe 33-year-old naturalized U.S. citizen, became radicalized and received explosives training from al-Qaeda after traveling to Pakistan in 2008.
Prosecutors: U.S. Citizen Went To Pakistan To Help Terrorists Targeting AmericansA U.S. citizen was charged in Brooklyn Thursday with conspiring to provide support to terrorists who sought to kill Americans abroad.
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.
Alleged Al Qaeda Operative, On Trial In Brooklyn, Cross-Examines Convicted TerroristAbid Naseer questioned Najibulla Zazi for about an hour. Naseer is acting as his own attorney at his trial in federal court in Brooklyn.
Alleged Al Qaeda Operative Abid Naseer's Trial Opens In NYCAssistant U.S. Attorney Celia Cohen told jurors in federal court in Brooklyn that the failed conspiracy in 2009 called for attacks in New York City, England and Denmark.
Federal Appeals Court Upholds Conviction Of Would-Be Subway BomberThe 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan rejected Adis Medunjanin's claims that his 2012 trial was unfair because statements he made to FBI agents and police detectives should have been suppressed.
Intelligence Official: Phone Records Tracking Helped Foil Subway Bomb PlotA senior U.S. intelligence official has said the secret program that tracked hundreds of millions of domestic phone records helped disrupt a 2009 terror plot to bomb the New York City subways.
Quazi Nafis Pleads Guilty In Federal Reserve Bank Bomb Plot CaseQuazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis, 21, apologized, saying " I no longer support violent Jihad. I deeply and sincerely regret my involvement with this case."
NYC Terror Suspect Abid Naseer Pleads Not GuiltyProsecutors said Naseer was an al-Qaeda operative who collected bomb-making materials and scouted potential targets as part of Najibullah Zazi’s plot to carry out coordinated suicide bombing attacks.
Extradited Al Qaeda Terror Suspect Arrives In New York Ahead Of ArraignmentAbid Naseer, 26, arrived at John F. Kennedy International Airport Thursday afternoon from England to stand trial in Brooklyn. He will be arraigned on Monday.
Adis Medunjanin Sentenced To Life In Prison For Plot To Blow Up NYC SubwaysA jury found Adis Medunjanin guilty of all counts for his role in a terror plot that federal authorities say was one of the closest calls since Sept. 11, 2001.
Adis Medunjanin Convicted Of Plotting To Attack NYC SubwaysAdis Medunjanin, a former security guard, agreed to become a suicide bomber targeting the New York City subway system, prosecutors said. The plan has been called the most significant terror plot on United States soil since 9/11.
Subway Terror Trial: Zazi Testifies Against Alleged Associate, Breaks Down On StandNajibullah Zazi, 26, has pleaded guilty and is testifying for the government now, but in 2009 he was still maintaining his innocence in a plot to suicide bomb the New York City underground, saying things like “I am not involved with al Qaeda.”
Najibullah Zazi, Confessed Ring-Leader In NYC Subway Terror Plot, TestifiesIn court Tuesday, Zazi, with short hair and a beard, was asked if he could identify one of the two men who were committed to killing New Yorkers. He pointed to the defendant and said in a clear voice, "I see Medunjanin."
Prosecutors: NYC Subway Terror Suspect Considered Times Square, Grand Central, Other Targets As a stoic Adis Medunjanin looked on, one of his alleged partners, Zareim Ahmedzay, told jurors on Monday that Medunjanin was a willing participant in the terrorist plot against New York City.