The decision taken by the US and UK governments to ban laptops and tablets from hand baggage on some flights was in part prompted by a plot to use a fake iPad as a bomb, reports the Guardian. The ban – affecting flights to and from a number of predominantly Middle Eastern and North African countries – came into effect over the weekend. Show More Summary
A South Florida man has been ruled mentally competent to stand trial on charges of plotting to bomb a synagogue and Jewish school in support of the Islamic State terrorist group.
A federal appellate court won't rehear an appeal from Mohamed Mohamud, the Somali American sentenced to 30 years in prison for plotting to bomb downtown Portland, Oregon, during the annual … Click to Continue »
The group, known as Old school Society, planned to bomb a refugee home in May 2015.
A judge says a Kansas man accused of plotting to attack Somali immigrants poses "a grave danger" to the community if released. U.S. District Judge Eric Melgren on Thursday denied … Click to Continue »
A radical leftist journalist who was fired from the investigative site the Intercept for falsifying details in his stories has been charged with making several bomb threats against Jewish community centers in what authorities allege was a plot to frame an ex-girlfriend. Show More Summary
An Ohio man facing federal charges stemming from an explosion that injured a New York state prison guard outside his home is due in court. Authorities say Keith Seppi is … Click to Continue »
THE US GOVERNMENT DID NOT NEED TO USE "STEALTH TECHNOLOGY" TO PRESENT ANY SOVEREIGN AFRICAN AIRSPACE THAT THEY FLEW OVER TO BOMB LIBYA NORTH AFRICA BECAUSE OF REPORTS THAT "TERRORISTS" WERE PLOTTING AN ATTACK AGAINST EUROPE IN THE 'TERRORIST...Show More Summary
WICHITA, Kan. — A man accused of plotting to attack Somali refugees in western Kansas believed then-President Barack Obama would declare martial law and not recognize the validity of the election if Donald Trump won — forcing militias to step in, his lawyer said Friday.
A lawyer for a Kansas man accused of plotting to attack Somali refugees says his client believed then President Barack Obama would declare martial law and not recognize the validity … Click to Continue »
The would-be attacker's explosives, hidden in his underwear, failed to explode.
Anwar al-Awlaki, a Qaeda leader and American killed in a drone strike, inspired and advised Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, who tried to take down a plane with explosives in his underwear.
A 16-year-old Syrian refugee went on trial in Germany Monday accused of planning a bomb attack on behalf of the Islamic State jihadist group. The youngster was arrested at an asylum shelter in the western city of Cologne in September, with the authorities describing him as a "serious threat". Show More Summary
Convicted of plotting terror attacks in the U.S. in the 1990s, he died Saturday in a federal prison.
The man known as the "blind sheikh," who was convicted of plotting the 1993 World Trade Center bombing and other terrorist attacks in New York City, died Saturday in a North Carolina jail, CBS News reports. According to the AP, Omar Abdel-Rahman, born in Egypt, had been blind since he...
An Ocala man made at least 10 explosive devices in hopes of blowing up Targets along the East Coast in an elaborate and deadly scheme to buy cheap stocks of the company, according to the U.S. Department of Justice. Mark Charles Barnett, 48, was charged with possession of a destructive device affecting...
A Florida man was arrested Thursday for a plot to plant bombs in Target stores up and down the East Coast.
He planned to buy shares on the dip.
Feb 17 (Reuters) - A Florida man has been charged with plotting to plant bombs in at least 10 Target Corp stores and then profit when the blasts caused the company's stock price to fall, federal prosecutors have said. Charles Barnett,...Show More Summary