Feds Say Suspect's Cooperation In Islamic State Case Justifies LeniencyU.S. prosecutors are asking for a reduced prison term of 5 years for a suburban Chicago man in an Islamic State case, citing his "extensive" cooperation helping to track two recruiters for the militants.
Istanbul Suicide Bombing Begs Question: Why Target Turkey?If federal officials are correct, and the suicide bombing at Istanbul’s largest airport was the work of ISIS, then why Turkey, a country that's predominantly Muslim?
Teen Arrested, Accused To Trying To Join Islamic StateFBI agents arrested an 18-year-old from suburban Indianapolis who once tried to travel through Chicago to join the Islamic State terror group overseas.
Police Investigating Fake Website Claiming To Represent Wheaton MosquePolice in the western suburbs were trying to determine who is behind a website meant to look as if it represents the Islamic Center of Wheaton, but actually promotes suspicion, lies, and violence.
Woman Faces Sentencing For Giving Money To Islamic MilitantsJasminka Ramic pleaded guilty in September to conspiring to provide material support to terrorists. She is among six Bosnian immigrants indicted in February for funneling money and military supplies to the Islamic State group and al-Qaida in Iraq. Ramic contributed $700.
Second Suspect Pleads Guilty In Terror PlotAn Aurora man pleaded guilty Monday morning for his role in a terror plot that involved joining the Islamic State in the Middle East while his cousin attacked a National Guard base in Joliet.
Chicago Muslim Woman: "I Don't Really Feel Safe Anymore"In this Original Report, a Muslim woman and Chicago native talked to CBS 2’s Mai Martinez about the impact of negative public perception of her religion, because of the Islamic State terrorists.
Bolingbrook Teen Pleads Guilty In Islamic State Terror CasseA Bolingbrook teen pleaded guilty Thursday to charges that he tried to join Islamic State terrorists in Syria.
Lawyer: Islamic State Suspect Poses No DangerA lawyer for a suburban teenager accused of trying to join the Islamic State group has told a federal judge his client isn't dangerous and should be released to get counseling on critical thinking.
Wisconsin Man Arrested At O'Hare In Alleged Attempt To Join Islamic StateJoshua Van Haften, 34, made his first court appearance a day after being arrested at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago. During the brief hearing in federal court in Madison, Van Haften did not contest his detention.
Illinois Guardsman, Cousin Plead Not Guilty In Terror PlotAn Illinois Army National Guard soldier and his cousin have pleaded not guilty to plotting terrorist attacks in support of the Islamic State group.
Aurora Cousins Charged In Plot To Join Islamic State, Attack Illinois Military FacilityA national guardsman from Aurora and his cousin were arrested Wednesday night, for allegedly conspiring to join the Islamic State terrorist group, and attack a military facility in northern Illinois.