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Man accused of plotting mass killing wants gun charges nixed
AP News
September 10, 2019 - 1:51 pm
By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press GREENBELT, Md. (AP) — A federal judge said Monday that he will decide by the end of this week whether to dismiss gun charges against a Coast Guard lieutenant accused of stockpiling combat gear and compiling a hit list of prominent Democrats and TV journalists...
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AP News
August 30, 2019 - 5:05 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A military judge on Friday set a date in early 2021 for the start of the long-stalled war crimes trial of five men being held at the Guantanamo Bay prison on charges of planning and aiding the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. Air Force Col. W. Shane Cohen set the start date in an order...
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Montgomery County Police Dept.
April 08, 2019 - 5:15 pm
By Eric Tucker - Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a man inspired by the Islamic State group stole a U-Haul truck with plans to drive it into a crowd at National Harbor, a convention and tourist destination just outside the nation's capital. The allegation was made in a...
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June 14, 2018 - 11:40 am
By KIRSTEN GRIESHABER and DAVID RISING , Associated Press BERLIN (AP) — German authorities have thwarted a plot by a Tunisian man who created the deadly toxin ricin using castor bean seeds and planned to use the poison in an Islamic extremist attack in Germany, federal prosecutors said Thursday...
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dreamstime
May 21, 2018 - 3:15 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - A Boston police captain's son has pleaded guilty to plotting a terrorist attack on a college campus to support the Islamic State group. Alexander Ciccolo pleaded guilty in Springfield's federal court Monday to attempting to provide material support to a foreign terrorist...
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