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Mark Neiweem (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

NATO Protester Gets 3 Years For Trying To Buy Pipe Bomb

Mark Neiweem, 28, had been looking to buy pipe-bomb materials, including PVC pipe, caps, glue and model rocket engines, authorities said.

04/11/2013

Sebastian Senakiewicz is charged with conspiracy planning, for allegedly plotting to use Molotov cocktails to disrupt the NATO summit. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Lawyer: NATO Suspect ‘Maybe Had A Little Bit Too Much To Drink’

The mother of an anti-NATO protester accused of threatening to blow up a train overpass defended her son Wednesday and described him as a “good boy.”

05/23/2012

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Pipe Bomb Found In Western Springs Mailbox

Every mailbox in Western Springs was checked by police in Western Springs and U.S. Postal Inspectors overnight, after a pipe bomb was found in one earlier.

CBS Chicago–05/17/2011

Ryan Barton

Cops: Man Says He Had Pipe Bomb In Backpack 2 Years

Police in one suburb stop a man on the street and find an explosive backpack surprise.

11/23/2010