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Terror Plot

Al Qaeda Talking About 'Major Attack'

Agence France Presse | | Posted 10.04.2013 | World

The unusual US decision to close its diplomatic missions en masse in the Middle East Sunday was prompted by intercepts of high-ranking Al-Qaeda operat...

4 Arrested In Terror Plot

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 11.20.2012 | Los Angeles

Four California residents are suspected of plotting to wage "violent jihad," by joining forces with al Qaeda and the Taliban in Afghanistan. Feder...

Man Arrested In Suspected Terror Plot To Attack Federal Reserve In NYC

Posted 10.17.2012 | New York

A suspect has been arrested for allegedly plotting to attack the Federal Reserve building in New York City on Wednesday. ABC reports federal autho...

FBI Didn't Tell NYPD About Terror Plot

Posted 05.17.2012 | New York

FBI chief Robert Mueller was grilled during a senate panel Wednesday by Senator Chuck Schumer (D-NY) over the bureau's failure to communicate the deta...

Peter King Makes Questionable Statement About Iran

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.26.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- New York Congressman Peter King says the U.S. should kick out Iranian officials at the U.N. in New York and in Washington because many o...

Joshua Hersh

Iran Assassination Plot: Skeptics Question Motive And Method Of An 'Amateur Hour' Scheme | Joshua Hersh | Posted 12.12.2011 | World

WASHINGTON -- One national security analyst called it "amateur hour" and compared it to the work of the "Keystone Kops." Another described it as a "fu...

The Mystery Behind The Restaurant Iranians Allegedly Chose As Assassination Target

The New Republic | Timothy Noah | Posted 12.12.2011 | DC

There is much that is troubling about this plot, which the Saudi embassy properly denounced as "a despicable violation of international norms, standar...

Terror Plot Disrupted

Posted 12.11.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Justice Department is accusing the Iranian government of trying to assassinate Saudi Arabia's ambassador to the United States i...

DOJ: U.S. Citizen Charged In Pentagon, Capitol Terror Plot

Posted 11.28.2011 | Politics

A 26-year-old Massachusetts man has been arrested in connection with a plot to attack the Pentagon and U.S. Capitol using an aircraft filled with C-4 ...

Top Five Reasons Al Qaeda In Yemen Will Be Hard To 'Destroy'

Christian Science Monitor | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Friday's discovery of US-bound suspicious packages that originated in Yemen highlights the threat of Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), a 2009 ...

Double Agent Tipped Involved In Terror Plot

The Guardian | Peter Walker, Johnny McDevitt and Agencies | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Yemen has revealed that a former Guantánamo Bay detainee who fled to the country from Saudi Arabia after his release by the US tipped off authorities...

The Evangelical "Mainstream" Insanity Behind the Michigan "End Times" Militia

Frank Schaeffer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Frank Schaeffer

Feeding the paranoid delusions of people on the fringe of the fringe contributes to a dangerous climate that may provoke violence in a few individuals.

Thomas Piatek Claims Mistaken Identity: Indiana Militia Member Says He Did Not Plot To Kill Cops

NBC Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

At least one of the men arrested in a weekend raid says Feds got the wrong guy. Thomas Piatek, 46, a truck driver from Whiting, Indiana, is one of ...

Obama Team Stops Another 9/11, Gets Help From Unlikely Source (Najibullah Zazi's Lawyer)

Craig Alan Silverman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Craig Alan Silverman

I don't know Arthur Folsom despite my having practiced law in Denver for 30 years. For three days he held exhaustive meetings with the FBI. That resulted in an arrest for, you guessed it, lying to the FBI.

Al Qaeda Suspects 'Plotted Attack On Britain' From Jail

Telegraph | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Italian police have arrested two alleged al-Qaeda terrorists suspected of planning attacks on Britain and France from inside prison....