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FBI: Powder Near Super Bowl Appears Harmless

A suspicious powder mailed to several locations in New York and New Jersey, including at least five hotels near the site of Sunday’s Super Bowl, appears not to be dangerous, the FBI said Friday.

01/31/2014

Anwar al-Awlaki (credit: Muhammad Ud-Deen)

Udall: Attack On U.S.-Born Al-Qaida Leader Was Legal

Colorado’s Mark Udall and two other senators say the U.S. drone strike that killed an American-born al-Qaida leader in Yemen was legal.

11/26/2013

Convicted failed terror plot bomber Najibullah Zazi in FBI tapes (credit: CBS)

How Did Secret Phone Program Help Foil Aurora Man’s NYC Plot?

The government’s broad programs to collect U.S. phone records and Internet traffic helped disrupt a 2009 plot to bomb the New York City subways, a senior U.S. intelligence official said.

06/08/2013

Najibullah Zazi (credit: CBS)

CBS: Stellar Wind Program Blocked Terror Plot By Coloradan

A top-secret arm of the controversial Stellar Wind program set up in the wake of 9/11 is allowing the National Security Agency and the FBI to tap directly into the central servers of nine major Internet companies to extract audio, video, photos, emails and documents that let analysts track an individual’s communication, CBS News has learned.

06/06/2013

Convicted failed terror plot bomber Najibullah Zazi in FBI tapes (credit: CBS)

Ex-FBI Denver Head Slams Terror Center Report

A former head of the FBI field office that helped disrupt a plot to bomb New York City subways disputed a report that said a Colorado terror center did little in the investigation of Najibullah Zazi.

10/03/2012

James Holmes (credit: University Of Colorado)

Lone Gunmen Always A Law Enforcement Challenge

The lone gunman keeps law enforcement officers across the country awake at night. He’s hard to pick out of a crowd. He has no criminal record. Often, he hasn’t told anyone about his plans.

07/22/2012

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Colorado-Educated Terrorist Still Influencing Al-Qaida After Death

Al-Qaida is urging prospective terrorists to burn down America’s forests. The information comes from an online magazine started by an influential terrorist leader who attended school in Colorado.

05/03/2012

Convicted failed terror plot bomber Najibullah Zazi in FBI tapes (credit: CBS)

NYC Man Convicted In Thwarted Subway Bomb Plot Involving Colorado Man

A New York man was convicted Tuesday of plotting an aborted suicide mission against New York City subways in 2009.

05/01/2012

Convicted failed terror plot bomber Najibullah Zazi in FBI tapes (credit: CBS)

Failed Terror Bomb Maker Testifies About Plans

He wanted to set off bombs on the New York Subway, now Najibullah Zazi has taken the witness stand to tell his story.

04/20/2012

Najibullah Zazi (credit: CBS)

Najibullah Zazi: We Wanted To Spread Panic

An admitted al-Qaida recruit testified Wednesday that he and two friends were determined to “weaken America” by strapping on suicide bombs and attacking New York City subways.

04/18/2012

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