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At least 4 killed in shooting at Fort Hood; gunman among dead

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A soldier opened fire Wednesday at Fort Hood, killing three people and wounding several others before taking his own life, law enforcement sources told CBS News. The incident occurred Wednesday afternoon at Fort Hood, the site of a notorious 2009 mass shooting.Law enforcement sources said four people were dead, including the gunman, who died of [...]

FBI, military hunt ex-Army recruit suspected of plotting ‘Ft. Hood-inspired jihad’

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The FBI is searching for a recent Army recruit believed to be planning a “Fort Hood-inspired jihad against U.S. soldiers,” FoxNews.com has learned.The alert, whose legitimacy was confirmed by military and law enforcement officials, stated that a man identified as Booker had told friends of his “intention to commit jihad. According to the article, ” [...]

Stolen European passports on missing plane

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Foreign ministry officials in Rome and Vienna confirm that names of two nationals listed on the manifest of the missing Malaysian airlines flight match passports reported stolen in Thailand. Read Story

Department of Homeland Security alerts airlines to possible shoe bomb threat

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The U.S. government has warned airlines to pay particular attention to the possibility of terrorists attempting to hide explosives in shoes, a result of new intelligence, according to two people familiar with the situation. The officials stressed there is no specific threat or known plot. Intelligence collected by the United States and other countries has [...]

Plane lands in Turkey after bomb threat, ministry says

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A Pegasus Airlines plane landed at an Istanbul airport on Friday after a passenger “said that there was a bomb on board,” a representative of Turkey’s Transportation Ministry said. The plane sent a hijacking signal, and after landing it was being held in a safe zone at Istanbul’s Sabiha Gokcen Airport, Turkish state media outlet [...]

TSA: No Carry-On Liquids on Russia-Bound Flights After Sochi Toothpaste Bomb Threat

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The Transportation Security Administration is temporarily banning travelers from bringing any amount of liquid, gel or aerosol in their carry-on luggage aboard flights between the U.S. and Russia, following a warning from the Department of Homeland Security that terrorists could target the Olympic Games with explosive components hidden in toothpaste tubes. “As always our security [...]

Threat to the grid? Details emerge of sniper attack on power station

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Newly reported details about a 52-minute sniper attack on a central California electrical substation last year are raising concerns from Capitol Hill and beyond, amid questions over whether it was the work of terrorists. The April 16, 2013, attack had not been widely publicized until The Wall Street Journal reported new details in a story on [...]

Olympic Threat: US Warns Airlines About Toothpaste Tube Bomb

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The Department of Homeland Security has issued a warning to U.S. and some foreign airlines traveling to Russia for the Olympic Games to be on the lookout for toothpaste containers, which some intelligence indicates may actually hold ingredients that could be used to construct a bomb aboard a plane, a senior U.S. official told ABC [...]

Russian teen charged with possessing weapon of mass destruction, Pennsylvania authorities say

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A teenage Russian national was arrested late Friday on charges of possessing a weapon of mass destruction, police in Altoona, Pa. said. Blair County Prison confirmed to Fox News that Vladislav Miftakhov, 19, is in custody. He is charged with possessing a weapon of mass destruction, risking a catastrophe, possessing instruments of crime, prohibited offensive [...]

Suspected Shooter Among Three Dead in Shooting at Maryland Mall

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A shooting at a Maryland mall has left at least three dead, including the suspected shooter, the Howard County Police Department said.The Mall in Columbia in Columbia Md., was put on lockdown after reports of a shooting this morning.It was unclear how many others might have been injured in the shooting and whether the shooter [...]

Feds Disrupt Jihad Homicide Bomb Plot at Wichita Airport

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A 58-year-old airport worker was charged Friday with illegedly planning a suicide bombing at a passenger terminal at the Wichita Mid-Continent Airport in Kansas.avionics technician arrested earlier in the day as he attempted to use his security pass to drive a vehicle that he thought contained explosives onto the tarmac at the airport, law enforcement officials [...]

Exclusive: FBI Video Shows Al Qaeda in Kentucky Handling Heavy Weapons – ABC News

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An al Qaeda-linked terrorist, who was resettled in the U.S. as an Iraq War refugee after allegedly killing American soldiers, was caught on camera in Kentucky handling heavy weapons that the FBI said he believed would be sent to insurgents back in Iraq. The 2010 video, obtained exclusively by ABC News, was part of a [...]

TSA Agent Reported Shot at LAX – Major Police Response

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Multiple police officers and ambulances were responding to Los Angeles International Airport for an unknown incident, and passengers appeared to getting evacuated from terminals. Multiple emergency vehicles were responding and at least one patient was taken to an ambulances. (Credit: KTLA) A Transportation Security Administration agent was shot and a suspect wounded at Los Angeles [...]

Suspicious Package at Montreal Airport; 1 Held

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A 71-year-old man who was headed to Los Angeles was detained after parts of a potential explosive device were found in his carry-on luggage at Montreals Trudeau International Airport, police said late Sunday.Police blocked off a residential area near the airport Sunday evening, and about 20 residents were ordered from their homes. Police said they [...]

Airport Employee Arrested in Dry Ice Explosions

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A Los Angeles International Airport employee has been arrested in connection with the dry ice explosions during a two-day span earlier this week at one of the nations busiest airports, police said in a statement. The man is being held on $1 million bond and faces one charge of possession of an explosive or destructive [...]

California Man Charged With Material Support for al-Qaeda

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KTLA reports a Garden Grove man was arrested Friday morning on federal charges that he provided support to the terrorist organization al-Qaida, according to the FBI. Sinh Vinh Ngo Nguyen, also known as “Hasan Abu Omar Ghannoum,” 24, was taken into custody at a bus station in Santa Ana where he was attempting to board [...]

Two Charged in New York were “Building Small Army” to Help Taliban

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According to Jawa Report, the two are Humayoun Ghoulan Nabi, 27, from Pakistan and Ismail Alsarabbi, 32, a naturalized U.S. whos family is Palestinian but who came here via Kuwait. They both lived in Queens and conspired to aid the Taliban fight the US in Afghanistan. From the press release from the DA in Queens:[T]he [...]

Queens Men Accused of Supporting Terror Groups in Afghanistan

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Two men from Queens were arrested by the NYPD on charges they tried to help send supplies to terrorist groups in Afghanistan. One suspect was recorded telling an NYPD informant he wanted to help kill U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan because he hated the United States and “wanted to take a stand.” He also voiced admiration [...]

10 News Investigators find memo warning about terrorist “dry-runs” on airplanes

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It was a flight bound for Florida, and some airline pilots believe it also may have been a dry-run for terrorists. According to this 10 News report, a memo obtained by 10 News investigators from a union that represents pilots says that “there have been several cases recently throughout the (airline) industry of what appear [...]

Weekend Attacks on Arkansas’ Electric Grid Leave 10,000 Without Power; ‘YOU SHOULD HAVE EXPECTED U.S.’

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More than 10,000 people in Arkansas were dumped into a blackout Sunday following an attack on that state’s electric grid, the FBI said today, the third such attack in recent weeks. The FBI said that two power poles had been intentionally cut in Lonoke County on Sunday, resulting in the outage. The FBI said it [...]