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Faisal Shahzad

Bombing on the Analysis of the Times Square Bomb Plot

Louis Klarevas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Louis Klarevas

The failure of Shahzad's plot serves as a reminder that the capabilities available to terrorists seeking to harm us are drastically limited. This lesson seems to have been lost on the plethora of terrorism "experts" that took to the airwaves this week.

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...

Shahzad Reportedly Went To Training Camp In Pakistan

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

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

Stewart: Glenn Beck More Reasonable Than McCain (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Jon Stewart took on the arrest of Faisal Shahazad (a name he compared to his eczema cream) last night, having some fun with circumstances along the wa...

The Emerging American Muslim Civic Identity

Eboo Patel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Eboo Patel

The high-profile actions of the few are overshadowing a trend that is capturing the many: the emergence of an American Muslim civic identity.

How Faisal Shahzad Was Caught

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) -- A Pakistani-born U.S. citizen was hauled off a plane about to fly to the Middle East and arrested in the failed attempt to explode a ...

Religion's Summer of Discontent

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

The main reason for the deterioration of modern faith is not its sins of commission, but its sins of omission. People can forgive scandal in religion so long as, the rest of the time, religion guides and inspires them.

Glenn Beck Gets It Right

Robert Scheer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Robert Scheer

While some Republican politicians attempted to turn the Shahzad chase and investigation into an occasion for attacking civil liberties, it is clear that it moved forward in an extremely effective and expeditious manner.

Faisal Shahzad Arrested, Charges Announced

ABC News | RICHARD ESPOSITO, BRIAN ROSS and PIERRE THOMAS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Shahzed, who federal officials say has admitted his involvement in the New York City terror plot after being arrested late Monday at the JFK airport a...

Faisal Shahzad Gained Citizenship Last Year, Passed All Background Checks

AP | EILEEN SULLIVAN and MATT APUZZO | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

WASHINGTON — The no-fly list failed to keep the Times Square suspect off the plane. Faisal Shahzad boarded a jetliner bound for the United Arab...

Faisal Shahzad

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Not long ago, Faisal Shahzad had a pretty enviable life: He became an American citizen after emigrating from Pakistan, where...

Times Square Bomb Investigation: FBI Searches Bridgeport Home Of Faisal Shahzad

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Not long ago, Faisal Shahzad had a pretty enviable life: He became an American citizen after emigrating from Pakistan, where...

Faisal Shahzad Got Past Federal Officials Trailing Him: Arrest Was Planned At Terror Suspect's Home

Associated Press / Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (AP / Huffington Post)-- Two people familiar with the Times Square bomb probe say federal officials lost track of suspect Faisal Shahzad (FY'...

Faisal Shahzad Earned MBA From University Of Bridgeport

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | College


Faisal Shahzad ARRESTED: How The Suspected Times Square Car Bomber Was Tracked Down By Tech (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Faisal Shahzad was recently arrested on charges that he drove a car bomb into Times Square in an attempt to detonate a "fireball" in the crowded New Y...

Faisal Shahzad: PICTURES Of Alleged Times Square Bomber

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Faisal Shahzad has been arrested for allegedly attempting to blow up a bomb in New York City's Times Square. He was caught while trying to board a fl...

Exception to Miranda Takes Center Stage in Times Square Plot

Brian Levin, J.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Brian Levin, J.D.

As politicians and commentators square off over terrorism defendants like Faisal Shahzad, the alleged Times Square bomb plotter, being read their Miranda rights, an important point is often missed.

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...

Jason Linkins

Faisal Shahzad Arrest: John McCain Is Upset Times Square Bomber Was Mirandized | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

McCain doesn't seem to know that Mirandizing criminal suspects is something that we do here in America. Especially in instances where the goal is to make the suspect "face charges" that potentially result in a "death sentence."

Republicans Use Faisal Shahzad Arrest To Renew Miranda Rights Debate

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With suspected terrorist Faisal Shahzad in custody, the debate over what rights should be given to the Pakistani-American man now facing charges in co...

Times Square Bomb Threat and Diabetes Share Common Thread

Riva Greenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Riva Greenberg

I live in New York City. Like my fellow New Yorkers, I'm not going anywhere and I'm not going to change how I live and move around here.

Bloomberg Says Bias Will Not Be Tolerated Following Pakistani-American's Arrest

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Mayor Michael Bloomberg says New York City "will not tolerate any bias" following the arrest of a U.S. citizen from Pakistan in the T...

Faisal Shahzad (PHOTO): I Acted Alone

AP | TOM HAYS and COLLEEN LONG | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) - A U.S. citizen who had recently returned from a five-month trip to his native Pakistan, where he had a wife, was arrested at a New Yor...

We Are All Arizona, Say What?

Sandip Roy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sandip Roy

Between Arizona and Times Square, the needle has been pushed way to the right. So that even an enforcement-heavy immigration bill will appear "moderate" in comparison to Arizona.

Faisal Shahzad Terror Charges: Allleged Times Square Bomb Plotter To Face Terrorism Charges

AP | TOM HAYS and LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Seized from a plane about to fly to the Middle East, a Pakistan-born man admitted training to make bombs at a terrorism camp in his n...