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New Jersey Man Convicted in Chelsea Bombing That Injured 30

New Jersey Man Convicted in Chelsea Bombing That Injured 30

A New Jersey man was convicted Monday of planting two pressure-cooker bombs on New York City streets, including one that injured 30 people with a rain of shrapnel when it detonated in a bustling neighborhood on a weekend night last... Read More

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Monday, Oct 9, 2017
Terrorist in NYC Plot Was Positive for Opioids in Jail: Docs

Terrorist in NYC Plot Was Positive for Opioids in Jail: Docs

The would-be terrorist who admitted to plotting with two other men to attack concerts, subways and Times Square has a history of mental health issues and drug use, according to documents unsealed on Monday. Read More

Friday, Oct 6, 2017
NYC Concerts, Subways Targeted in Alleged ISIS-Inspired Plot

NYC Concerts, Subways Targeted in Alleged ISIS-Inspired Plot

Three men living outside the U.S. planned to attack concerts, Times Square and crowded subways in 2016 in an ISIS-inspired attack that one of the suspects said he hoped would be "the next 9/11," authorities announced on Friday... Read More

Thursday, Jun 8, 2017
Hezbollah Operatives Scouted Targets in NY, Panama: Feds

Hezbollah Operatives Scouted Targets in NY, Panama: Feds

Two men with ties to Hezbollah conducted “pre-operational surveillance” on possible targets for attack in New York, as well as U.S. and Israeli embassies in Panama, federal prosecutors said Thursday. No specific plot was Read More

Thursday, Jun 1, 2017
Judge Won't Toss Attempted Cop Murder Charges vs Rahimi

Judge Won't Toss Attempted Cop Murder Charges vs Rahimi

A judge has denied a request to dismiss attempted murder charges against the man accused of setting off bombs last year in New Jersey and New York, injuring more than 30 people. Read More

Monday, May 15, 2017
Bomb Suspect's Lawyer Wants Attempted Murder Charges Dropped

Bomb Suspect's Lawyer Wants Attempted Murder Charges Dropped

A lawyer for a man accused of setting off bombs last year in New Jersey and New York, injuring more than 30 people, has asked a judge to dismiss attempted murder charges stemming from a shootout with police. Read More

Thursday, May 11, 2017
NY Terrorist Who Plotted to Bomb LIRR Gets Out This Summer

NY Terrorist Who Plotted to Bomb LIRR Gets Out This Summer

A Long Island man who joined al-Qaida and once plotted to bomb LIRR trains heading to and from Penn Station will be released from prison this summer. Read More

Friday, May 5, 2017
NJ Man Plotted NYC Bombing in Support of ISIS: Feds

NJ Man Plotted NYC Bombing in Support of ISIS: Feds

A New Jersey man faces federal charges that he planned to set off a bomb in New York City in support of ISIS, federal prosecutors said Friday. Read More

Monday, Nov 21, 2016
Driver Talked About Wanting to Attack NYC: Officials

Driver Talked About Wanting to Attack NYC: Officials

A permanent U.S. citizen who drove for a car service in New York City has been accused of traveling to the Middle East to join ISIS and talked about wanting to carry out an attack in Times Square. Read More

Monday, Nov 14, 2016
ISIS Calls NYC Thanksgiving Day Parade 'Excellent Target'

ISIS Calls NYC Thanksgiving Day Parade 'Excellent Target'

Manhattan's Thanksgiving day parade would be "an excellent target" for a terror attack similar to the one carried out in France over the summer that killed dozens of people, ISIS said in its English-language magazine. Read More

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