White supremacist accused of terrorism in Amtrak attack

An alleged white supremacist who attended a deadly rally in Charlottesville, Va., last year faces federal charges after trying to wreck an Amtrak train in Nebraska, authorities said. Taylor Michael Wilson, 26, of St. Charles, Mo., entered a secure area of an Amtrak passenger train on Oct. 22, toyed

Bitcoin is the perfect currency for terrorists

One of the latest tools terrorists are using isn’t a new kind of bomb, gun, suicide vest or other device that can kill and maim. The tool is bitcoin, the virtual currency created and exchanged using a decentralized network of computers, without the involvement of government and banks. Because

Namesake grandson of Osama bin Laden is dead

Osama bin Laden has died – this time the grandson and namesake of the notorious 9/11 mastermind, according to a report. Little Osama was being hailed for his “martyrdom” by his father Hamza, the heir apparent to the al Qaeda leader, Newsweek reported. A letter published by al-Qaeda’s propaganda arm,

Notorious ISIS executioner captured by Iraqi forces

Iraqi forces have captured one of ISIS’ most feared executioners, Abu Omer, nicknamed “White Beard,” who presided over dozens of killings in the terror group’s former stronghold of Mosul, according to reports. Locals ratted out the barbaric jihadi kingpin, who was seen in several sick videos, including one from

British foil terrorist plot to assassinate prime minister: report

British intelligence have reportedly foiled a plot by Islamic extremists to assassinate Prime Minister Theresa May. The disrupted plot against May included an explosive device that terrorists planned to detonate in front of May’s residence on Downing Street, according to Sky News. “It is in essence an extreme Islamist suicide

White House blasts release of accused terrorist in Pakistan

The White House said Saturday it “strongly condemns” Pakistan for freeing an accused terrorist for his alleged role in the 2008 Mumbai attack that killed 166 people, including six Americans. Hafiz Saeed heads the Jamaat-ud-Dawa charity, which the US believes to be a front for an Islamist terror group. The

Accused NYC terrorist faces 20 new charges, including murder

Manhattan federal prosecutors have supercharged their efforts to ​ultimately ​put alleged West Side terrorist Sayfullo Saipov to death with an indictment handed up Tuesday that charges him with an additional 20 counts, including murder and attempted murder. Accused NYC terrorist faces 20 new charges, including murder NYC terror attack victim's

Taliban denies ex-hostage’s murder, rape accusations

PESHAWAR, Pakistan- A Taliban spokesman denied on Sunday accusations by a Canadian man that one of his children had been murdered and his wife raped while they were being held captive by militants who kidnapped them in Afghanistan in 2012. Joshua Boyle and his American wife, Caitlan Coleman, were held by

Family held hostage by Taliban for 5 years finally home

TORONTO — U.S.-Canadian couple Caitlan Coleman and Joshua Boyle landed in Canada late Friday, five years after they were kidnapped in Afghanistan. They arrived with their three young children, who were all born in captivity. Boyle provided a written statement to The Associated Press on the plane saying his family has

Three men charged for ISIS-inspired plot to attack NYC

An ISIS-inspired terror plot targeting Times Square and the city’s subways — aimed at killing “thousands’’ and making “an ocean out of their blood’’ — has been foiled, authorities said Friday. A trio of twisted wannabe terrorists, including a US citizen, were planning to strike the city over the summer of

Video shows Chelsea bomber’s backyard trial run days before attack

Manhattan federal prosecutors just unveiled new video of accused Chelsea bomber Ahmad Rahimi igniting ​​a​ homemade incendiary device in his ​New Jersey backyard — two days before the Sept. 17​, 2016 bombings in ​Manhattan’s Chelsea neighborhood and ​in the Garden State that injured dozens. The video, shown at Rahimi’s bombing trial

Man’s neighbor thought his Jack Daniel’s flag was for ISIS

A whiskey lover was mistaken for a terrorist when someone thought his Jack Daniel’s flag was an ISIS banner. He received a letter from neighbors asking “should we be concerned?” when he hoisted the bourbon logo outside his house in Zurich, Switzerland. “I hung it up, because I found it funny,” said

Inside an ISIS suicide bomb-making factory

Chilling footage of ISIS bomb-makers painstakingly creating powerful suicide vests has been released on social media. Photos of the factory, said to be close to Baghdad in Iraq, show masked bomb-makers assembling devices designed to kill or horribly maim as the doomed death-cult plots a last ditch murder campaign. Wearing latex gloves,

The true story of a cop’s forgotten “9/11′ death — from 1976

After the 9/11 terror attacks, a Suffolk Community College teacher had a special assignment for her students: Write about where they were and what they were doing that day. She penned her own Sept. 11 experience. But it wasn’t what her class was expecting. Kathleen Murray Moran’s husband had been killed by

Fourth, fifth suspects linked to London subway attack arrested

LONDON — British counterterror police have arrested two more people in relation to the London subway attack, bringing the number to five. Detectives arrested a 48-year-old man and a 30-year-old man on Wednesday under the Terrorism Act in Newport, Wales. A 25-year-old man was also arrested in Newport on Tuesday. Two other

ISIS calls for “lone wolf’ attacks on hurricane relief centers

ISIS has been calling for “lone wolf” attacks on hurricane relief centers in Houston and Miami, according to a report. Confidential government intelligence documents obtained by CNBC outline the proposed threats and describe how law enforcement officials were advised to be on the lookout for terror-related activity after spotting threatening messages

New York remembers September 11th

Ground Zero in Lower Manhattan filled up Monday morning as Americans gathered to commemorate the 16th anniversary of 9/11. Visitors wore pictures of loved ones around their necks and tucked red roses and American flags into the engraved names on the bronze parapets surrounding the reflecting pools. East Rutherford, NJ, resident James

Trump: America cannot be intimidated

President Trump said the terrorists who attacked the United States on Sept. 11, 2001, will never win because “America cannot be intimidated.” They ” thought they could incite fear and weaken our spirit. But America cannot be intimidated, and those who try will soon join the long list of vanquished enemies

New York remembers September 11th

Ground Zero in Lower Manhattan filled up Monday morning as Americans gathered to commemorate the 16th anniversary of 9/11. Visitors wore pictures of loved ones around their necks and tucked red roses and American flags into the engraved names on the bronze parapets surrounding the reflecting pools. East Rutherford, NJ, resident James