Man Sentenced To 15 Years After Bid To Join Terror GroupA terrorist recruit from suburban Aurora was sentenced to the maximum 15 years in prison for attempting to join al-Qaida-affiliated fighters in the Middle East.
Aurora Man Pleads Guilty To Terrorism ChargeAt a hearing Tuesday in Chicago, Abdella Ahmad Tounisi spoke softly as he told a federal judge he understood the consequences of pleading guilty. The 21-year-old occasionally turned to smile at nearly 30 relatives and friends on spectator benches.
Aurora Man To Plead Guilty In Chicago Terror CaseAn attorney for a suburban Chicago man accused of trying to join al-Qaida-affiliated fighters in Syria says her client intends to change his plea to guilty.
Defense Discussing Plea Deal In Aurora Terrorism CaseAn attorney for a suburban Chicago man accused of seeking to join al-Qaida-affiliated fighters in Syria has told a federal judge the defense expects to seal a plea agreement.
Suspect In Terrorism Support Case Makes New Bid For ReleaseA 20-year-old American charged with seeking to join al-Qaida-affiliated fighters in Syria is again asking a federal judge to release him pending trial.
Aurora Teen To Enter Plea On Terrorism ChargeA suburban Chicago teenager is expected to plead not guilty to a charge he sought to join an al-Qaida-linked group fighting Bashar Assad's regime in Syria.
Aurora Terror Suspect To Remain In CustodyAn Aurora man accused of trying to join an overseas terror group will remain in federal custody afterall.
Facing Terror Charges, Aurora Teen Appears In CourtA suburban teenager, accused of trying to support a terrorist organization, appeared in federal court on Tuesday, but his arraignment was delayed.
FBI Arrests Aurora Teen On Charge Of Supporting Terrorism OverseasThe FBI arrested an Aurora teen they allege attempted to travel to Syria to join a jihadist militant group, according to an FBI press release.