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Illinois Man Arrested In Israel Denies Bomb Plot

Illinois-native Adam Everett Livvix, 30, has been charged with possessing weapons that Israel says he planned to use to blow up unidentified Jerusalem holy sites. Israeli police said Livvix also turned down an offer from a Palestinian to assassinate U.S. President Barack Obama during the leader’s visit to the Holy Land in 2013.


Adel Daoud

Teen Pleads Not Guilty In FBI Agent Murder Plot

A suburban Chicago teenager pleaded not guilty on Friday on charges that he tried to have an undercover FBI agent killed.


Adel Daoud

Judge Undoes Key Ruling On NSA Evidence In Bomb Plot Case

If they learn the government did use enhanced surveillance to trigger its investigation of Adel Daoud, defense lawyers have said they would challenge subsequent evidence on grounds it violated protections against unreasonable searches.


Adel Daoud

No Bond For Teen Accused Of Plotting To Bomb Downtown Bar

An 18-year-old man from Hillside has been ordered held without bond, after he was indicted on charges he plotted to detonate a car bomb outside a downtown bar.

CBS Chicago–09/20/2012

Congressman Joe Walsh

Walsh: Arrest In Car Bomb Plot Proves My Point About ‘Radical Islam’

Congressman Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) said Tuesday that the recent arrest of a Muslim teenager from Hillside for allegedly plotting to detonate a car bomb outside a downtown bar proves his point about radical Islam is a real threat that exists in the Chicago suburbs.

WBBM Newsradio–09/18/2012

Adel Daoud

Defense Attorney: Case Against Bomb Plot Suspect Is Suspicious

The defense attorney for the 18-year-old boy from Hillside accused of trying to set off what he thought was a car bomb downtown says the government’s case is suspicious.

CBS Chicago–09/18/2012


Prosecutors: Hillside Man, 18, Plotted To Blow Up Downtown Bar

An alleged plot to bomb a downtown Chicago bar apparently has been foiled, and a young man has been arrested, in a FBI undercover operation.

CBS Chicago–09/15/2012

The Chicago skyline featuring Willis Tower. (credit: TIM SLOAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Willis Tower On Terror Website

Authorities are stepping up their investigation into the mail bombs addressed to Chicago synagogues, and they weren’t the only Chicago locations showing up on al-Qaeda’s radar.

CBS Chicago–11/09/2010

U.K. officials discovered that a toner cartridge on the plane had been manipulated and found wires attached to it and white powder.  (CBS)

Bomb From Yemen Was 17 Mins. From Exploding

One of the bombs addressed to Chicago synagogues from Yemen was defused just 17 minutes before it would have detonated, the French interior minister says.

CBS Chicago–11/04/2010

U.K. officials discovered that a toner cartridge on the plane had been manipulated and found wires attached to it and white powder.  (CBS)

Packages Could Have Detonated On Planes

The packages loaded with explosives and addressed to Chicago synagogues might have been set up to detonate before they even arrived.

CBS Chicago–11/01/2010