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Christmas Bombing

Report: Christmas Bomber Wanted To Target Chicago, But Airfare Was Too Steep

AP | By ADAM GOLDMAN and MATT APUZZO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

WASHINGTON -- When an admitted al-Qaida operative planned his itinerary for a Christmas 2009 airline bombing, he considered launching the strike in th...

Christmas Bomber Suspect Linked To Alleged U.K. Terrorists

NPR | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

British and U.S. intelligence authorities have linked the young Nigerian at the center of the alleged attack on Northwest Flight 253, Umar Farouk Abdu...

The True Costs of Terrorism and National Security

David K. Levine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David K. Levine

Certainly, we must continue vigilance, and a vigorous campaign -- defensive and offensive -- against terrorists and terrorism. To do otherwise would increase the likelihood of truly frightening attacks.

Obama's Handling of Terror Threats: Inauguration Day and Today

Ashley Rindsberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ashley Rindsberg

The press has been bubbling with commentary on Obama's handling of the "Christmas Bomber" incident to perhaps the same extent that the U.S. now seems to be bubbling with fresh terror attempts.

New Nixon Documents Show Conflict Over Vietnam

AP | CALVIN WOODWARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — In Richard Nixon's time, all the president's men fretted about threats on every front: disquiet out on the streets, disloyalty insi...