Terrorism
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Al-Qaida releases video of American hostage
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 05/07/2012 - 6:46am.

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.

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NC judge weighs bond in terrorism beheading plot
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 04/02/2012 - 6:31am.

A federal judge in North Carolina is hearing why an immigrant from war-torn Kosovo should be released on bond until his trial on charges he tried hiring a hit man to behead witnesses from a federal terrorism trial.

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NC judge releases terrorism beheading plot suspect
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:19pm.

A federal judge is allowing the release of a North Carolina woman charged in a plot to behead witnesses who testified against a homegrown terrorist.

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NC terrorism convict faces new beheading plot case
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 02/22/2012 - 12:42pm.

A North Carolina man convicted in a homegrown terrorism plot faces new charges for attempting to hire a hit man to behead three witnesses who testified against him.

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Woman charged in beheading plot to appear in court
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Fri, 02/03/2012 - 5:49am.

A Raleigh school administrator accused of paying a hit man to behead three witnesses in a North Carolina terrorism case is due in federal court.

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FBI staged 'hit' in NC beheading plot
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 01/27/2012 - 4:40pm.

An FBI agent testified Friday that investigators faked photographs to make it look like a witness in a North Carolina terror case had been murdered.

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Brothers sentenced for roles in NC terror plot
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 12/20/2011 - 12:29pm.

Two brothers have been sentenced to federal prison time for helping their father plan to carry out terrorist attacks against US military and other targets.

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Hundreds gather outside Lejeune to honor victims of Beirut bombing
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Sun, 10/23/2011 - 8:34pm.

video Nearly three decades later, the bombing of the Marine Corps barracks in Beirut, Lebanon, still lingers. October 23, 1983, was the deadliest day the Corps had seen since Iwo Jima. Hundreds gathered to remember that day and honor those they lost during a ceremony in Jacksonville.

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Congressman says feds happened upon American al-Qaida member
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/07/2011 - 11:08am.

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.

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Family of al-Qaida propagandist issues statement
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/06/2011 - 9:30am.

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.

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