The police supervisor who oversaw the response to the Boston Marathon bombing last year says one of the keys to preparing for terrorist attacks is conjuring up worst-case scenarios.
Mapping what none of us can see might just help spot a future terror attack with a radioactive weapon.
A former high school honors student who led a double life online, aiding Muslim extremists overseas, has helped the U.S. pursue terrorists since his 2011 arrest but remains a risk, federal prosecutors said in court filings.
A federal judge in Philadelphia has agreed to a reduced sentence for a Pennsylvania woman involved in a deadly terror plot, because of her extensive cooperation with investigators. Facing life, Colleen LaRose was sentenced to 10 years.
Federal prosecutors want a long prison sentence for a Pennsylvania woman who called herself “Jihad Jane” online to recruit jihadists, including a 15-year-old Maryland teen.
Family members of an American development expert kidnapped in Pakistan by al-Qaeda more than two years ago say they’re holding out hope he’ll return safely home.
Just days after a major raid on a cigarette smuggling ring along the East Coast, WJZ has learned two brothers arrested are from Ocean City.
Anne Smedinghoff was one of five Americans killed in two terrorist attacks in Afghanistan.
A man from Bangladesh is under arrest, accused of trying to detonate a 1,000-lb. car bomb in the middle of Manhattan. He told undercover Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) agents, he wanted to destroy America. WJZ learns he also considered a strike right here in Baltimore.
Speaking out. As the bodies of four Americans return to U.S. soil, Maryland’s Muslim community responds to the violence exploding in the Middle East.
Large-scale artworks created by children who lost parents or siblings in the 9/11 attacks are being shown together for the first time at the Pentagon.
Marine Lt. Gen. Richard P. Mills’ comments came last week at a conference in Baltimore during which he explained how U.S. commanders considered cyber weapons an important part of their arsenal.