Marin's 'American Taliban' John Walker Lindh Released From Federal PrisonJohn Walker Lindh, the Marin native who was given the nickname "American Taliban" after he was captured in Afghanistan, has been released from federal prison after serving 17 years.
Marin's 'American Taliban' John Walker Lindh To Be Released From Federal PrisonJohn Walker Lindh, the young Bay Area native who became known as the American Taliban after he was captured by U.S. forces in the invasion of Afghanistan in late 2001, is set to go free after nearly two decades in prison.
Utah Man Arrested For Threats Against YouTube EmployeesA Utah man is accused of making online threats to shoot YouTube employees, going so far as to drive to their Bay Area headquarters with a gun.
Facebook Auto-Generates Videos Celebrating Extremist ImagesThe animated video begins with a photo of the black flags of jihad. Seconds later, it flashes highlights of a year of social media posts: plaques of anti-Semitic verses, talk of retribution and a photo of two men carrying more jihadi flags while they burn the stars and stripes.
Facebook, Instagram Among Social Media Blocked In Sri Lanka After Easter AttacksSri Lanka placed a nationwide block on social media sites after more than 200 people died in multiple attacks on Sunday.
At Least 49 Dead in New Zealand Mosque ShootingsDeveloping news Thursday night out of Christchurch New Zealand: there are multiple fatalities at mass shootings inside two mosques.
Oakland Man Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison For Supporting Islamic Terrorist Group An Oakland man who pleaded guilty to trying to support an Islamic terrorist group was sentenced Tuesday to 15 years and eight months in federal prison.
Judge Postpones Sentencing Of Oakland Man Convicted In ISIS Terror PlotsThe sentencing of an Oakland man who pleaded guilty to attempting to provide material support to a terrorist organization was continued until Jan. 8, according to a spokesman for the U.S. Attorney's Office.
Undercover Video Shows Accused ISIS Supporter Plotting Berkeley AttackNew undercover video shows an East Bay man accused of setting up ISIS social media accounts plotting potential terror attacks in the Bay Area.
CNN New York Offices Evacuated for Over an Hour Due to Bomb ThreatA bomb threat was phoned in Thursday night for the building that houses CNN in New York, leading to the building being evacuated
Experts Warn GPS Vulnerable to Time-Tampering TerrorismSecurity experts warn that, using simple tools, hackers or terrorists could "warp" GPS-based time signals and thereby throw the global information and navigations system into chaos.