Four Bombs Found In Wauconda Home After Threat Against PoliceTom Ahern, spokesman for the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, said the suspect’s threat alone was deemed credible enough to evacuate homes near the 400 block of Lake Shore Boulevard.
Police Investigate After Crude Bombs Found At Palatine Condo ComplexPolice are trying to determine who planted eight crude chemical bombs in the courtyard of a condominium complex in northwest suburban Palatine -- and why.
U Of C Prof: Israel's Threats Against Iran Are PosturingAn outspoken University of Chicago political scientist says talk of deploying bombs over Iran is really an effort to secure tougher international sanctions against that country.
Man Charged With Sending 'Bin Laden' Letters About Fictitious BombsFederal authorities say a Chicago man sent letters to 16 states that purported to be from Osama bin Laden, and that claimed that al-Qaeda had planted bombs around the country.
Amtrak Police Force Transformed In Decade Since 9/11Amtrak has enhanced its security ahead of the 9/11 anniversary and officials say that, over the past decade, they've transformed their police force from a unit that largely responds to crime to one that anticipates it.