Brussels Bombings Prompt Travel Alert For EuropeAs spring break gets underway in many areas, the U.S. State Department has issued a travel alert for Europe, warning American citizens of a potential threat throughout the continent after Tuesday’s attacks in Belgium, and other recent bombings in Turkey.
Some Willing To Accept More Security To Feel Safe From TerrorDorothy Tucker takes a look at the psychological impact of the Brussels blast and security changes some are willing to accept in order to feel safer on American soil.
Chicago Police Step Up Security At Airports After Brussels Terror AttacksChicago police have increased security at airports, and train and bus stations in the city, in the wake of Tuesday’s terrorist attacks in Belgium.
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.
Suspected Terrorist Adel Daoud’s Trial May Be DelayedThe trial of a Hillside man accused of trying to blow up a downtown bar with a car bomb may be delayed as a federal judge decides whether he’s mentally fit for trial.
Terror Suspect Pleads Guilty In Planned Attack On Guard BaseJonas Edmonds pleaded guilty Wednesday to conspiring to provide material support to terrorists and lying to the feds about international terrorism.
FBI Agent: Feds Monitoring Potential Homegrown TerroristsIn the wake of the terror attacks in Paris, the FBI has acknowledged it is monitoring several individuals who are considered to have the potential to become homegrown terrorists.
Interfaith Service Honors Victims Of Paris Terrorist AttacksThe interfaith prayer service was planned months ago, but the agenda was amended to include prayers for victims of terrorist attacks Paris, Beirut, Kenya, and Colombia.
Suburban Emergency Responders Implement New Strategies In Homeland Security DrillPolice and fire departments in every community today have to prepare for the worst: mass shootings, terrorism. In Northbrook, we saw a new strategy for officers and paramedics. CBS 2's Jim Williams was there
French School In Chicago Paying Tribute To Victims Of Paris Terror AttacksLycée Français de Chicago will observe a moment of silence at 1 p.m. Monday. A memorial in front of the school has been placed outside the school, where kids have dropped off flowers in remembrance of the victims.
France Train Attack Raises Travel Safety ConcernsAfter three Americans and British grandfather jumped to action to stop a gunman aboard a train in France, an obvious question is, could that happen here?
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.
2 Investigators: ISIS Manual A Roadmap For Homegrown TerroristsHomeland Security has launched an investigation into the document CBS 2 Investigator Dave Savini exposes in this Original Report.
2 Investigators: ISIS Finding Innovative Ways To Find New RecruitsHow is it doing this and why? CBS 2's Dave Savini this original report.