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Militia Man's 'Terror Plot' Led Only To Weapons Charge, But His Sentence Looms

AP | AMY FORLITI | Posted 04.26.2014 | Crime

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Acting on a perceived threat to blow up a west-central Minnesota police station, dozens of FBI agents and other law enforcement o...

Guilty Plea Expected In Molotov Militia Plot

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota militia member facing weapons charges in what the FBI once called a "terror plot" is expected to plead guilty. Twent...

Jason Cherkis

FBI Fails To Provide Key Occupy Wall Street Documents

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Cherkis | Posted 01.08.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Connor Stevens was sentenced to eight years in prison in mid-November for taking part in a plot to blow up an Ohio bridge. The 20-year-o...

Oklahoma Teen Arrested In School Bombing Plot

AP | Posted 02.14.2013 | Crime

BARTLESVILLE, Okla. -- Hours before a gunman opened fire at a Connecticut elementary school, police in Oklahoma arrested a teenager for allegedly plot...

Sentencing Delayed In Major Bomb Plot Trial

AP | Posted 10.09.2012 | Politics

WACO, Texas — Sentencing has been delayed for an AWOL soldier convicted of planning to blow up a restaurant full of Fort Hood troops. Prosecuto...

Judge To Sentence Soldier For Plotting Major Attack

AP | Posted 08.09.2012 | Politics

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WACO, Texas -- An AWOL soldier convicted of planning a massive attack on a restaurant full of Fort Hood soldiers as part of...

Trial Begins For Would-Be Bomber Who Wrote 'Time For Jihad' In Journal

AP | BETSY BLANEY | Posted 08.22.2012 | Crime

AMARILLO, Texas — Federal agents who searched the Texas apartment of a Saudi man accused of gathering materials to make a bomb found sulfuric ac...

Would-be Bomber Writes 'Time For Jihad' In Journal

AP | BETSY BLANEY | Posted 08.20.2012 | Crime

LUBBOCK, Texas — Twice in the days leading up to Khalid Ali-M Aldawsari's arrest federal agents secretly searched the Saudi man's West Texas apa...

Andrea Stone

Did FBI Thwart Accused U.S. Capitol Suicide Bomber -- Or Enable Him?

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 02.17.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A Moroccan immigrant wearing what he thought was a suicide vest and carrying a military-style automatic weapon was arrested Friday in a ...

Father: Beheading Plot Suspect Was A Dedicated Teacher

AP | By MICHAEL BIESECKER | Posted 02.04.2012 | Crime

RALEIGH, N.C. -- Nevine Aly Elshiekh is a dog lover who teaches children with developmental disabilities. She is college-educated, well-respected by h...

Islamic Extremists Admit To London Bomb Plot

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 04.02.2012 | World

LONDON (AP) — Four British men fueled by the words of a U.S.-born Muslim cleric pleaded guilty Wednesday to involvement in an al-Qaida inspired plot...

Student Charged In Bomb Plot

AP | By PAUL FOY and JENNIFER DOBNER | Posted 01.28.2012 | Home

ROY, Utah -- The two teens had a detailed plot, blueprints of the school and security systems, but no explosives. They had hours of flight simulator t...

Man Charged In Beheading Plot To Appear In Court

AP | By MICHAEL BIESECKER | Posted 03.28.2012 | Crime

WILMINGTON, N.C. -- A North Carolina man must stand trial in a plot to hire a hit man to behead three witnesses from his brother's terrorism case, a f...

The Record Behind Teen In High School Bombing Plot

AP | MITCH STACY and TAMARA LUSH | Posted 10.18.2011 | Education

TAMPA, Fla. — A year and a half before he was accused of plotting to bomb his high school, a shirtless and shoeless Jared Cano confronted police...

Tampa Teen Arrested In High School Bomb Plot

Patch | Posted 10.17.2011 | Crime

A violent bomb plot planned for the first day of class at Freedom High School has been avoided, Tampa Police are saying. Expelled student Jared Mic...

FBI: Terror Suspect Wanted To Bomb Area Near Wrigley, Poison Lake Michigan

AP | SOPHIA TAREEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — A man arrested for allegedly placing a backpack he thought contained an explosive near Chicago's Wrigley Field also talked about poiso...

Najibullah Zazi, New York Bomb Plot Suspect, Plans For Plea Deal

AP | ADAM GOLDMAN and TOM HAYS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A former airport shuttle driver accused of buying beauty supplies to make bombs for an attack on New York City subways pleaded guilty...

Terror Bombshell: Alleged Al Qaeda Plotter Indicted

AP | TOM HAYS and DEVLIN BARRETT | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — An Afghan immigrant who received explosives training from al-Qaida went from one beauty supply store to another, buying up large quan...

Stadiums, Hotels Warned To Watch For Terrorists

AP | TOM HAYS and DEVLIN BARRETT | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — The government expanded a terrorism warning from transit systems to U.S. stadiums, hotels and entertainment complexes as investigator...