Dina Temple-Raston

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U.S. Counterterrorism Operations Kill 2 Hostages Of Al-Qaida

Thursday, April 23, 2015

President Obama announced that a U.S. drone strike killed two hostages held by al-Qaida: one American and one Italian. Separate operations also killed two U.S. citizens who were members of al-Qaida.


ISIS' Peer-To-Peer Recruiting Style Concerns U.S. Authorities

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Federal authorities in Minnesota announced that six young Somali-Americans had been arrested for attempting to travel to Syria to join the self-proclaimed Islamic State, also known as ISIS.


Somali-Americans Arrested In Islamic State Recruiting Plot

Monday, April 20, 2015

The FBI arrested six young Somali-Americans Sunday, two in San Diego and four in Minneapolis. The government says they were conspiring to travel to Syria and join the self-proclaimed Islamic State.


Two Women Arrested In Bomb Plot, American Al-Qaeda Member To Face Charges

Thursday, April 02, 2015

Two women who were roommates in Brooklyn, N.Y., have been arrested in a homegrown terrorism plot.


National Guardsman, Cousin Arrested For Trying To Join Islamic State

Thursday, March 26, 2015

An Illinois National Guardsman and his cousin were arrested for allegedly conspiring to provide support to the self-proclaimed Islamic State.


ISIS Posts 'Wanted' List Of 100 U.S. Military Personnel

Monday, March 23, 2015

The self-declared Islamic State, also known as ISIS, has posted names, photos and what it says are addresses of 100 U.S. military personnel, calling on its supporters to "deal" with them.


French Interior Ministry Blocks Websites Promoting Terrorism

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

In the first use of government powers enacted after the Charlie Hebdo attacks, the French Interior Ministry on Monday blocked five websites on the grounds that they promote or advocate terrorism.


CIA Chief Says Governing Is Too Big A Job For ISIS

Friday, March 13, 2015

Director John Brennan sees discord within the group, despite its great success at attracting new fighters.


ISIS Extremist Who Beheaded Prisoners Is Identified

Friday, February 27, 2015

The masked man who appeared to behead hostages in videos for the so-called Islamic State, also known as ISIS, has been revealed. Known in the media as "Jihadi John," his real name is Mohammed Emwazi.


Why A Young Minneapolis Man Wanted To Join ISIS

Thursday, February 26, 2015

There has been a development in a story we heard on the program last week. An 18-year-old Minnesota man named Abdullahi Yusuf is at the center of an experiment in deradicalization in this country. He entered a guilty plea today which clears the way for him to take next steps in his counseling program.


FBI Charges Three Men With Conspiring To Support ISIS

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

According to the criminal complaint, two of the Brooklyn men planned to travel to Syria to join the group. A third man allegedly helped finance their trip.


A Model For De-Radicalization In Minneapolis

Thursday, February 19, 2015

The case of Abdullahi Yusuf could become a model for de-radicalizing people. A judge has allowed Yusuf to await trial in a halfway house, where he will participate in a counseling program.


For Somalis In Minneapolis, Jihadi Recruiting Is A Recurring Nightmare

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

U.S. officials say young Somali-Americans are leaving the Twin Cities for Syria to join the militant group ISIS, encouraged by an earlier wave of jihadists who had joined al-Shabab in Somalia.


Minneapolis' Plan Designed To Combat Recruiting By Radical Groups

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

The White House Summit on Countering Violent Extremism focuses on the homeland. Minneapolis unveils its plan Wednesday. Its Somali-American community has lost dozens of men to terrorist recruiters.


Court Order May Signal New Approach To Preventing Radicalization

Thursday, January 29, 2015

A judge sent a Somali-American man accused of planning to fight in Syria to a halfway house. The decision not to hold him in jail is a first involving someone accused of traveling to join ISIS.


Paris Attacks Refocus Attention On Homegrown Terrorist Threats

Friday, January 23, 2015

Thousands of European men and women have traveled to Syria to fight, and some have returned home — possibly battle hardened. The concern is that they haven't come back to resume their lives, but instead have been dispatched by al Qaida or the so-called Islamic State to attack the West.


French Prisons Prove To Be Effective Incubators For Islamic Extremism

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Two of the men involved in the Paris attacks met in prison, where they transformed from small-time criminals to jihadists. France is now redoubling its effort to prevent radicalization in its prisons.


'Charlie Hebdo' Gunmen Are Textbook Case Of Radicalization

Thursday, January 22, 2015

The 2 brothers responsible for the attack on a Paris weekly went from scofflaws to violent jihadists. We trace the younger brother's history. He is thought to be the driving force behind the attack.

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Every Day Brings New Twists In Paris Attack Investigation

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Investigators are learning more about the men behind the recent attacks in Paris. They are still looking to see if there are connections to major terrorist groups overseas.


Investigators Focus On 4 Suspects In Paris Terrorist Attacks

Monday, January 12, 2015

U.S. officials are looking into, among other things, the veracity of the gunmen's claims that the so-called Islamic State and al-Qaida were behind the attacks.