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Virginia Woman Pleads Guilty in Terror Support Case

A Virginia woman has pleaded guilty to lying to federal investigators about supporting the Islamic State militant group.

02/02/2015

Dzhokar Tsarnaev is accused of planting bombs near the finish line of the Boston Marathon. (credit: FBI via Getty Images)

No Plea Deal Likely In Boston Marathon Bombing Case

The focus of the Boston Marathon bombing trial figures to be as much on what punishment Dzhokhar Tsarnaev could face as on his responsibility for the attack.

01/18/2015

Only hours before the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the United States, Former President Bill Clinton reportedly told a group of Australian businessmen that he “could have killed” Osama bin Laden, but that civilian casualties in Afghanistan would have been too great.  File photo of Osama bin Laden. (credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Clinton Said ‘I Could Have Killed’ Osama Bin Laden Just Hours Before 9/11 Attacks

Only hours before the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the United States, Former President Bill Clinton reportedly told a group of Australian businessmen that he “could have killed” Osama bin Laden, but that civilian casualties in Afghanistan would have been too great.

07/31/2014

File photo of a courtroom. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Va. Woman Charged with Helping al-Qaida-Linked Group

Two women have been charged with funneling money to the al-Qaida-linked extremist group al-Shabab in Somalia.

07/23/2014

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Benghazi Militant’s Next Court Date in September

The suspect in the Benghazi attacks has appeared before three judges in less than two weeks and now his lawyers will begin the long work of building a defense against the charges he’ll face.

07/08/2014

Sen. Ted Cruz says Hamid Aboutalebi was part of the Iranian student group that held  52 Americans hostage for 444 days. (Getty Images)

Cruz: Iran Taps Hostage Taker For U.N. Ambassador

Cruz says Hamid Aboutalebi was part of the student group that took Americans hostage in 1979.

04/01/2014

The Obama administration has eased the rules for would-be asylum-seekers, refugees and others who hope to come to the United States or stay here and who gave "limited" support to terrorists or terrorist groups.  (credit: Maria Belen Perez Gabilondo/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Administration Eases Immigration Rules For ‘Limited’ Terrorist Supporters

The Obama administration has eased the rules for would-be asylum-seekers, refugees and others who hope to come to the United States or stay here and who gave “limited” support to terrorists or terrorist groups.

02/09/2014

President Obama challenged Americans and Europeans to continue fighting for the freedoms fought for in Berlin – a city long-divided in the Cold War – while also providing security for peace in the 21st Century. (Photo by Adam Berry/Getty Images)

Obama: US, Europe ‘Must Move Beyond The Mindset Of Perpetual War’

President Obama challenged Americans and Europeans to continue fighting for the freedoms fought for in Berlin – a city long-divided in the Cold War – while also providing security for peace in the 21st Century.

06/19/2013

Photo of JOANNE DEBORAH CHESIMARD.  (credit: FBI)

NJ Trooper’s Killer Named A Most Wanted Terrorist

The reward for the capture and return of a fugitive member of a black militant group convicted of murdering a New Jersey state trooper was doubled to $2 million on Thursday, the 40th anniversary of the bloody gunbattle.

05/02/2013

File photo of runners reacting after the bombings at the Boston Marathon. (credit: Getty Images)

Boston Bomb Investigation Extends To Russia

New information emerged Wednesday from U.S. officials that the name of one of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects had been added to a U.S. government terrorist database long before the explosions. At the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, more than 4,000 mourners paid tribute to a campus police officer who authorities say was gunned down by the suspects.

04/24/2013

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