Pakistani-born man living in North Carolina planned to join the Nusrah Front in Syria
(RALEIGH, N.C.) — A North Carolina man is facing federal charges that he sought to join an al-Qaida-linked militant group fighting the regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad.
Basit Javed Sheikh, 29, of Cary, is charged in a federal criminal indictment with attempting to provide material support to a foreign terrorist organization. …
Said he tipped off federal officials to Abbottabad in 2003
Two men arrested in New York on allegations of providing material support to terrorists
Defense lawyers want more access to Dzhokhar Tsarnaev
Deadline to apply to compensation fund is Thursday
The Washington Navy Yard, where a gunman killed 12 people on Monday, returned to near-normal operations Thursday even as law enforcement officials continue to investigate the Navy reservist’s motives.
No Threats Found After Evacuation
One month ago today two pressure cooker bombs exploded at the Boston Marathon, killing three spectators and wounding more than 260 people. The lives and limbs lost are the most tragic illustration of the toll, but other numbers …
When Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev decided to build the bombs that ultimately killed three and injured hundreds at the Boston Marathon, they had to do little more than a quick Google search and a shopping run
It’s becoming increasingly clear that Afghanistan is like a giant checkerboard, and U.S. and NATO troops are the checkers, limited to the black squares.
After more than a decade of war combined with a hearts-and-minds …