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Md. Bomb Plot Suspect’s Plea Deal Includes 25-Year Jail Term

His arrest made national headlines after the feds stopped his deadly plan to blow up a military recruiting center. Now, Antonio Martinez has agreed to a deal with federal prosecutors.


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Bomb Scare At City Hall Was A False Alarm

A suspicious package at City Hall was reported early Monday morning. After shutting the area down briefly, Baltimore City police determined it was a false alarm.


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O’Malley To Discuss Bomb Squad Readiness

Gov. Martin O’Malley is signing an executive order to encourage regional bomb squad coordination.


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Defense Wants Md. Bomb Plot Charges Dismissed

Attorneys for a Baltimore man accused of plotting to bomb a military recruiting center want the charges dismissed because the government did not record some of his early meetings with an informant that they say could show he was coerced.


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FBI: No Explosives Found On Plane At Reagan

No explosives were found aboard a plane that landed in Washington Sunday after someone made a bomb threat at an airport ticket counter in Ohio, an FBI spokesman said.


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Police: Woman Threatened To Blow Up Metro Train

A woman threatened to blow up a Metro train as it was pulling away from a suburban Washington station Monday morning, disrupting rush hour service and causing panicked commuters to scramble along the tracks to avoid what they feared was a bomb.


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Man Arrested In Pipe Bomb Explosion At Home

Authorities in Maryland say they’ve arrested a man in connection with a pipe bomb that exploded outside a Potomac house in March.


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Suspicious Package Detonated, Found To Be Hoax

Authorities say a suspicious package near Andrews Air Force Base was constructed to look like a bomb but appears to have been a hoax device.


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Md. Woman Charged With Calling In Bomb Threat

A Westminster woman has been charged with calling in a bomb threat to the Carroll County Emergency Operations Center.


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Latest Suspicious Package In D.C. Not A Threat

Days after a parcel ignited at a Washington postal facility, authorities returned Wednesday to the same neighborhood because of a suspicious package that was later determined not to be a threat.



Man Accused Of Plotting To Bomb D.C. Metro

Another terrorist plot in our backyard foiled. This time, federal agents nabbed a man who was threatening to blow up the D.C. Metro system.


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Lawyer Says Md. Terrorist Suspect Was Entrapped

Prosecutors say Antonio Martinez was grinning from ear to ear as a plan to bomb a local military recruitment center was set into motion. But now his attorneys say it wasn’t even his plan.