Al-Qaida

Judge to weigh gov’t secrets in NC terror case
A North Carolina man charged with seeking to join an al-Qaida-linked militant group in the civil war in Syria must stay in custody ahead of his trial, and now a federal judge is deciding how to protect government secrets. Fri, 01/17/2014 - 2:03pm
Al-Qaida releases video of American hostage
An American hostage abducted in Pakistan by al-Qaida last August says he'll be killed unless President Barack Obama agrees to his captors' demands. Mon, 05/07/2012 - 11:46am
Congressman says feds happened upon American al-Qaida member
A New York congressman says federal authorities became aware of an al-Qaida propagandist killed last week in Yemen when he contacted other suspected terrorists on Long Island in recent years. Fri, 10/07/2011 - 4:08pm
Family of al-Qaida propagandist issues statement
The Charlotte family of the al-Qaida propagandist killed last week in a US airstrike in Yemen says the 25-year-old was a law-abiding US citizen who was assassinated by the American government. Thu, 10/06/2011 - 2:30pm
US citizen linked to Al Qaeda terror plot on 9/11 anniversary
US authorities are scrambling to sort through information that the CIA developed in the past 24 hours indicating that at least three individuals entered the US in August by air with the intent to launch a vehicle-borne attack against Washington, DC, or New York around the anniversary of 9/11, according to intelligence officials. Fri, 09/09/2011 - 1:53am
Al-Qaida confirms Osama bin Laden’s death
Al-Qaida has issued its first confirmation of Osama bin Laden's death in an Internet statement posted on militant websites. Fri, 05/06/2011 - 12:36pm