Judge Imposes New 21-Year Sentence For Terror Plotter PadillaPadilla -- a former Chicago resident -- was convicted in 2007 on charges of supporting al-Qaida and terrorism conspiracy. The new sentence was imposed by U.S. District Judge Marcia Cooke, who originally gave Padilla more than 17 years in prison.
Chicago Man Gets 10 Years In Suicide-Bomber PlotA Chicago man has been sentenced to nearly 10 years in prison for plotting to attend a Somalia training camp with dreams of becoming a suicide bomber for al-Qaida and another terrorist group, al-Shabab.
Jury To Begin Deliberating In Mumbai Attacks Trial Attorneys in the high-profile terrorism trial of a Chicago businessman accused in the 2008 Mumbai attacks offered the same final advice Tuesday to jurors: Use your common sense.
Chicago-Bound Mail Bomb Could Have Exploded Over U.S.British police say a mail bomb intercepted last month at an English airport could have exploded over the East Coast of the United States.
Terror Expert Sees More Plots Ahead As Ground Troops StayWith troops on the ground in Middle East, he says the United States is creating more terrorists than it is killing.
Packages from Yemen in Sept. Eyed as Dry RunOfficials say 3 packages of Chicago-bound books, papers were innocuous, but likely used to scope logistics for cargo bomb plot.
Yemen Official: Arrested Woman Didn't Mail Bombs
Officials: Bomb Plot Narrowly AvertedThe mail bomb plot stretching from Yemen to Chicago may have been aimed at blowing up planes in mid-flight and was only narrowly averted, officials said Sunday.
Yemeni Arrested, al-Qaida Bomber Eyed In Mail PlotYemeni authorities arrested a woman Saturday and searched for other suspects linked to al-Qaida's Persian Gulf faction in the plot to mail bombs powerful enough to down a cargo plane.
US-Bound Bomb Could Have Exploded, Downed PlaneYemeni authorities are checking dozens more packages in a search for the terrorists who tried to mail bombs to Chicago-area synagogues in a brazen plot that heightened fears of a a new al-Qaida terror attack.