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Times Square Bombing

$115,000 Reward For 2008 Times Square Bombing Info: FBI

Reuters | Posted 06.15.2015 | Crime

(Adds further details from press conference) By Nate Raymond NEW YORK, April 15 (Reuters) - U.S. federal authorities on ...

Jason Linkins

Frum On Lieberman's Citizenship Amendment: A 'Bad Idea' | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The recent push by Sen. Lieberman to amend existing law to make it possible for American citizens to be stripped of their citizenship if they are suspected of having ties to terrorist organizations seems to fulfill no practical need.

Sam Stein

Lieberman's Citizenship-Revoking Law Slammed As 'Draconian' | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Joseph Lieberman (I-Conn.) has yet to formally introduce legislation that would strip Americans involved in terrorism of their citizenship and al...

Jason Linkins

Faisal Shahzad Investigation: Lieberman's Response Is A Solution In Search Of A Problem | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Yesterday, we noted that the eminently reasonable tone that initially pervaded the entire discussion of the failed Times Square bombing attempt of Ame...

Dan Froomkin

Bloomberg 'Terror Gap' Argument Shot Down By Pro-Gun GOP Senators | Dan Froomkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg's appeal to what he called "common sense" at a congressional hearing Wednesday morning failed to sway two Rep...

Shahzad Reportedly Went To Training Camp In Pakistan

Huffington Post | Nicholas Sabloff and Doug Sarro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Times square suspect reportedly trained in Pakistan. Faisal Shahzad has told investigators he received bomb-making training in the Afghanistan-Pakista...

Ryan Grim

Faisal Shahzad Arrest: Lieberman Proposes Taking Away Citizenship Of Suspected Terrorists | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In arguing against the reading of Miranda rights to terrorism suspects or affording them other constitutional protections, opponents of civil libertie...

Times Square Car Bomb: Fox News Reports Man Arrested In Pakistan In Connection With Bombing Attempt

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

UPDATE: 12:40 PM ET Following on an earlier report by Fox News (below) of an arrest In Pakistan in connection with the Times Square bomb attempt, the...

Dan Froomkin

NYC Mayor Bloomberg Outraged; Will Call Congress Out On 'Terror Gap' | Dan Froomkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With his city still on edge over this weekend's attempted truck-bombing in Times Square, New York Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg heads to Capitol Hill on ...

Jason Linkins

State Department Terrorist List Presents Problem For Citizenship-Stripping Legislation | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sens. Lieberman and Scott Brown and Reps. Jason Altmire and Charlie Dent are a sort of bicameral Never Think Things Through Caucus with their attempt to inject needless delays into the judicial proceedings in order to achieve a cosmetic result.

Officials: Letters Not Linked to NY Bomb

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — There's apparently no link between the bombing of a military recruiting station in New York's Times Square and letters sent to Congress...