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May 1: Osama Bin Laden, who planned the 9/11 attacks in New York and Washington, D.C., was the leader of the terrorist group Al-Qaeda. He was killed in a raid in Pakistan that was conducted by U.S. Navy SEALs. He was 57. (credit: AFP / Getty Images)

New Concerns Over Homegrown Terrorism Amid Anniversary Of Bin Laden’s Death

Tuesday is the one year anniversary of Osama bin Laden’s death. And while al-Qaeda is still a threat, homegrown terrorism presents a real danger in the short term.

05/01/2012

Majid Khan

WJZ Investigates How A Baltimore County Teen Became An Al-Qaeda Supporter

He’s the local face of terror– a former Baltimore County man who plotted with al-Qaeda to kill Americans.

04/26/2012

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Md. Man Sentenced To 25 Years In Prison For Recruiting Center Bomb Plot

A Maryland man who once said he wanted to wage jihad against the United States renounced terrorism Friday as he was sentenced to 25 years for plotting to bomb a military recruiting center near Baltimore.

04/06/2012

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Ex-Soldier Ordered Held In Terrorism-Related Case

A former U.S. Army soldier accused of trying to provide support to a terrorist organization in Somalia has been ordered held pending his trial.

01/11/2012

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Maryland Upgrading Surveillance Of Highway Bridges

Though it’s been over a decade since the terrorist attacks of 9/11, the government is working through lists of targets that need better protection.

01/03/2012

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Feds Seek Delay Of Juvenile’s Terrorism Trial

Prosecutors are asking a judge to delay the trial of a juvenile accused in a terrorism plot due to the complexity of the case.

12/02/2011

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Md. Teen In `Jihad Jane’ Case Pleads Not Guilty

A high school honors student has pleaded not guilty in federal court in Philadelphia to charges he helped the American terror suspect dubbed “Jihad Jane” raise money and recruits.

10/24/2011

sarah Clark

2 Affected By 9/11 Discuss Living With Loss

Like countless people across the nation, many Maryland families were touched by tragedy on 9/11.

09/12/2011

Barack Obama

White House Takes Possible Terror Threat Seriously

President Barack Obama’s counterterrorism adviser says the administration is taking seriously the intelligence tip of a possible al-Qaida plot tied to the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks.

09/11/2011

Donald H. Rumsfeld

Rumsfeld: We Kept Pentagon Open To Send A Message

Former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld says he kept the Pentagon open after a terrorist attack 10 years ago today to send a message.

09/11/2011

Bush UN

AP Sources: No Sign Of U.S. Entry For Terror Plot

Senior U.S. officials say there’s no evidence that anyone linked to al-Qaida has entered the country to carry out an attack on the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks.

09/10/2011

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Firefighters Say They’re Better Prepared After 9/11

One of the few silver linings from 9/11 is that firefighters called to similar scenes are now better prepared for what they’ll face.

09/07/2011

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