Yesterday, in a major speech, U.S. attorney Patrick Fitzgerald defended the Patriot Act and said the most important shift in fighting terror over the past decade has been the new level of cooperation between intelligence and law enforcement.
For the tenth anniversary of 9/11, Worldview explores the terror attack's impact on Chicago’s Muslim community. We’ll speak with an attorney for Rabih Haddad's Global Relief Foundation, one of two local Muslim charities shuttered by the federal government shortly after the attacks.
As protests in Syria enter their sixth month and international support for President Assad dwindles, preparations for various transitional councils are underway. But competing interests have complicated the process of establishing a unified leadership.
There are indications that a man charged with trying to put a bomb in a busy Chicago neighborhood may plead guilty.Sami Samir Hassoun, known as the Wrigleyville bomber, gave some bizarre and revolving reasons for wanting to plant a bomb in a neighborhood on Chicago's north side.
As Norway struggles to comprehend last week's brutal twin attacks, Norwegians are starting to question whether their open and free society has been too lax in tolerating extremist views.Hours before the bombing in central Oslo and a shooting rampage that killed at least 76 people, self-described per
Yesterday, a jury found Chicago businessman Tahawwur Rana guilty of providing material support to terrorist organizations and of plotting an attack on a Danish newspaper. He was found not guilty of helping plot the 2008 Mumbai, India attacks that killed at least 164 people.Dr.