al-Qaida

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

Najibullah Zazi (credit: CBS)

NYC Subway Plotter: Bombmaking ‘Very Simple’

The admitted mastermind of one of the most serious terror threats since the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks — a foiled plot to attack New York City subways — testified Wednesday that al-Qaida trainers taught him a “very simple” formula for making suicide bombs.

04/18/2012

Najibullah Zazi (credit: CBS)

Najibullah Zazi Takes Stand Against Former Classmate In Terror Plot Case

The admitted mastermind of a foiled plot to bomb New York City subways testified Tuesday that he wanted to fight jihad in Afghanistan after coming to believe that the U.S. government was behind the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks.

04/17/2012

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Judge: Terrorist Can Sue Over Supermax Restrictions

A man convicted of a 1998 terrorist strike on the U.S. Embassy in Tanzania has won the right to sue the federal government over tight restrictions on his visitors and letter-writing at the federal Supermax prison.

10/05/2011

Mohammed Zazi arrives at U.S. District Court in Denver on Oct. 9, 2009 in Denver. (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Father Of NYC Subway Plotter Faces Visa Charge

The father of a man who admitted plotting to bomb New York City subways has pleaded not guilty to visa fraud charges.

09/14/2011

Mohammed Zazi arrives at U.S. District Court in Denver on Oct. 9, 2009 in Denver. (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Trial Begins For Man Whose Son Admitted To Terrorist Plot

The trial began Monday for the man whose son admitted to a terrorist plot. There was surprising testimony from a family member who has turned government witness.

07/18/2011

Rep. Doug Lamborn, R-Colorado Springs (credit: lamborn.house.gov)

Lamborn: Release Least Graphic Of Bin Laden Photos

Colorado congressman Doug Lamborn says the least graphic of the Osama bin Laden photos should be made public.

05/12/2011

Gary Faulkner (credit: CBS)

Bin Laden Hunter From Colorado ‘Ecstatic’ About Death

The Colorado construction worker who flew to Pakistan on a one-man mission to hunt down Osama bin Laden says he’s ecstatic to hear about the al-Qaida leader’ death.

05/02/2011

Jamie Paulin-Ramirez (credit: CBS)

Leadville Woman Admits Aiding Foreign Terrorist Cell

A Colorado woman admitted Tuesday she helped a terrorist cell that hoped to incite Islamic holy war, and her lawyer said she was “part of something that was much larger, much more complex than she ever knew.”

03/08/2011

Mohammed Zazi arrives at U.S. District Court in Denver on Oct. 9, 2009 in Denver. (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

More Charges Vs. Father In Foiled NYC Subway Plot

Federal prosecutors have brought additional charges against the father of an al-Qaida associate who plotted to use homemade bombs for a suicide attack on New York’s subway system, according to an indictment made public Tuesday.

11/30/2010

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