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4 months ago

US on heightened alert for Halloween

The NYPD is on high alert for the annual Halloween parade. The event is a particular concern for security as Israeli forces attack Gaza.
4 months ago
US on heightened alert for Halloween
4 months ago

Hamas militants 'may potentially' try crossing southern border, US officials warn

Hamas and Hezbollah militants associated with the Israel-Hamas war “may potentially be encountered at the southwest border," U.S. Customs and Border Protection warned
4 months ago
Hamas militants 'may potentially' try crossing southern border, US officials warn
4 months ago

Law enforcement remains on high alert across the country

Despite no credible threats, law enforcement officials have not been taking any chances since the beginning of the Israel-Gaza conflict.
4 months ago
Law enforcement remains on high alert across the country
4 months ago

Heightened security in US

Officials are on alert for any fallout after Israel declares war with Hamas. Security is ramping up at sensitive sites, including synagogues from New York to Los Angeles.
4 months ago
Heightened security in US
5 months ago

To help curb terrorism and violence threats, DHS awards $20M to local communities

The Department of Homeland Security on Wednesday announced $20 million in grant funding aimed at preventing targeted violence and terrorism in the United States.
5 months ago
To help curb terrorism and violence threats, DHS awards $20M to local communities
6 months ago

Urgent manhunt for Proud Boys member

Christopher Worrell disappeared just days before his sentencing for pepper spraying a police officer during the Jan. 6 riot.
6 months ago
Urgent manhunt for Proud Boys member
1 year ago

Michigan AG sounds alarm on domestic terrorism after militia members sentenced in plot to kidnap governor

The Michigan AG says domestic terrorism is one of the biggest threats in the U.S. after last week's sentencing of two men who plotted to kidnap Gov. Gretchen Whitmer.
1 year ago
Michigan AG sounds alarm on domestic terrorism after militia members are sentenced
2 years ago

House to vote on domestic terrorism bill

It's not clear if the bill has enough Republican support to pass the Senate.
2 years ago
House to vote on domestic terrorism bill
3 years ago

'Rise of the Moors': What to know about the group affiliated with 11 men arrested in Massachusetts

Eleven people armed with long guns who claimed to be a part of group called "Rise of the Moors" were arrested following a standoff with Massachusetts police Saturday.
3 years ago
'Rise of the Moors': What to know about the group
3 years ago

Nation’s deadliest domestic terrorist inspiring new generation of hate-filled ‘monsters,’ FBI records show

In several recent FBI investigations, the Oklahoma City bomber has appeared.
3 years ago
Timothy McVeigh inspiring new generation of hate-filled 'monsters': FBI records
3 years ago

DHS alert warns of domestic terror threat

The Department of Homeland Security warns of more possible violence in wake of the Capitol siege.
3 years ago
DHS alert warns of domestic terror threat
4 years ago

DOJ watchdog faults FBI investigations into 'homegrown violent extremists'

The DOJ's inspector general released a report identifying significant issues with how the FBI handled investigations into so-called 'homegrown violent extremists.'
4 years ago
DOJ watchdog faults FBI investigations into 'homegrown violent extremists'
4 years ago

New Jersey facing 'high' level of terrorism threat from extremist groups and white supremacists in 2020, officials say

Homeland security officials in New Jersey are warning residents of the potential terrorism threats the state faces from extremist and white supremacist groups.
4 years ago
New Jersey facing 'high' level of threat from extremist groups in 2020, officials say
4 years ago

Queens woman who plotted to use bomb in US terror attack sentenced to 15 years

A Queens woman who pleaded guilty last August to plotting to build a bomb for a terrorist attack inside the U.S. was sentenced to 15 years in prison Thursday.
4 years ago
Woman sentenced for plotting bomb attack inside US
5 years ago

Truck driver arrested after allegedly threatening to commit mass shooting at a Memphis church: FBI

A truck driver, Thomas McVicker, was arrested for threatening to commit mass shooting at a Memphis church.
5 years ago
Truck driver arrested after allegedly threatening to commit church mass shooting: FBI
5 years ago

7 key questions about the threat of domestic terrorism in America

The El Paso mass shooting and other attacks deemed "domestic terrorism" have renewed questions about the threat and whether U.S. authorities have the tools to stop it.
5 years ago
7 key questions about the threat of domestic terrorism in America