Maryland Man Pleads Guilty To Terrorism ChargesA Maryland man pleaded guilty Friday to federal terrorism charges in New York after he was accused of fighting on behalf of an al-Qaida-affiliated terror group in Somalia.
Stricter Screening Guidelines For Passengers Flying Into USThere will be more screenings for every single commercial airline passenger flying into the U.S. because the Department of Homeland Security said it's dealing with an "agile enemy" who's brought down airliners before.
ISIS Graffiti In Washington, D.C. Puts FBI On AlertThe FBI is on alert after a troubling case of vandalism in Washington, D.C. Graffiti has surfaced that shows support for ISIS.
Sept. 11 Suspect Pushes For Details Of FBI InquiryThe lead attorney for the self-proclaimed mastermind of the Sept. 11 terror attacks said Thursday he might withdraw from the case unless the judge orders the government to divulge details about FBI investigations of defense team members.
Family Of Md. Man Being Held By Al-Qaeda Pleads For His ReleaseA family is making an emotional plea to the president to negotiate the release of a Rockville man. That man is Warren Weinstein who is being held captive by al-Qaeda terrorists in Pakistan.
Boston Police Chief: Plan For Worst-Case ScenariosThe 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.
Low-Level Helicopter Flies Over Baltimore To Map Background RadiationMapping what none of us can see might just help spot a future terror attack with a radioactive weapon.
Sentencing Delayed For Md. Teen Convicted In Jihadist Terror PlotA 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.
'Jihad Jane' Gets 10 Years In Deadly Terror Plot That Included Md. Teen Recruit 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.
Feds Seek Long Sentence In 'Jihad Jane' Terrorist Case That Included Md. Teen RecruitFederal 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.
Wife Of Al-Qaeda Hostage From Maryland Says He Is Not ForgottenFamily 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.
Md. Brothers Charged In Multi-Million Dollar Cigarette Smuggling RingJust days after a major raid on a cigarette smuggling ring along the East Coast, WJZ has learned two brothers arrested are from Ocean City.
Family, Friends Remember Hopkins Graduate Killed In AfghanistanAnne Smedinghoff was one of five Americans killed in two terrorist attacks in Afghanistan.
Would-Be Federal Reserve Bomber Scouted Baltimore Military Site As TargetA 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.
Md. Muslims Say Anti-American Violence In Middle East Does Not Represent Islam 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.