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Tuesday, Nov 22, 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.

Wednesday, Jun 17, 2015

NYC College Student Arrested for Alleged Role in Terror Plot

NYC College Student Arrested for Alleged Role in Terror Plot

A 20-year-old college student from Queens was arrested on Saturday by the FBI for allegedly scouting possible targets for an ISIS-inspired attack, law enforcement officials said.

Tuesday, Apr 8, 2014

Man Wanted to Fly Drone Bombs Into School, Building: Feds

Man Wanted to Fly Drone Bombs Into School, Building: Feds

A Moroccan national was detained without bail in Connecticut after FBI agents discovered his plot to fly bombs on drone-like devices made out of radio-controlled airplanes into a school and a federal building...

Wednesday, Jun 19, 2013

2 Arrested in Plot to Use X-Ray Weapon

2 Arrested in Plot to Use X-Ray Weapon

Two upstate New York men, one of whom prosecutors say is a member of the Ku Klux Klan, have been arrested for allegedly conspiring to develop a portable X-ray radiation machine capable of emitting lethal...

Friday, Jun 29, 2012

Man Accused of Helping al-Qaida in Yemen

Man Accused of Helping al-Qaida in Yemen

A Vietnamese immigrant has been charged in New York for his alleged role in helping al-Qaida in Yemen.

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