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Dina Temple-Raston

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Watch Lists Vary, Don't Always Flag Terrorism Suspects

Thursday, April 25, 2013

There have been several new developments in the investigation into the Boston bombing. The surviving suspect is said to have told investigators that he and his brother planned to bomb New York City as well. In addition, one of the accused Boston Marathon bombers was on several government watch lists ahead of last week's attacks. Audie Cornish talks to Dina Temple-Raston for an explanation of the various lists that have been developed to flag possible terrorists and what happens when someone is placed on one.

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Investigators Probe Bombing Suspect's Actions In Russia

Thursday, April 25, 2013

Some big questions remain unanswered in the Boston Marathon bombing case. One of them is: What did Tamerlan Tsarnaev — the older brother — do when he visited Russia last year for six months. U.S. investigators are in the Russia Republic of Dagestan trying to get answers.

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Investigators Trace Tamerlan Tsarnaev's Activities Abroad

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

The investigation into the Boston Marathon bombing continues. Investigators have spoken with the parents of the suspects in Russia. Audie Cornish talks to Dina Temple-Raston about the latest developments.

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Surviving Bombing Suspect Could Face Death Penalty

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Charges have been filed against the surviving suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing case. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is accused of conspiring to use a weapon of mass destruction — in this case, the bomb used to kill three people and injure many more. New details about the government's evidence against Tsarnaev and his older brother are emerging.

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Probe To Determine Depth Of Boston Bombing Plot

Monday, April 22, 2013

A big break for investigators in the Boston Marathon bombing case was a surveillance video.There are some new details of what's on the video.

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Authorities Fan Out Across City In Search For Bombing Suspect

Friday, April 19, 2013

Melissa Block gets the latest on the hunt for the Boston Marathon bomber from counterterrorism reporter Dina Temple-Raston.

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Decoding Boston Intelligence

Friday, April 19, 2013

Melissa Block gets the latest on the hunt for the Boston Marathon bomber from counterterrorism reporter Dina Temple-Raston.

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Police Chase Bombing Suspects Through Suburbs

Friday, April 19, 2013

Steve Inskeep talks with NPR's Dina Temple-Raston for the latest on the Boston Marathon bombings investigation.

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Investigators Name Two Suspects In Boston Bombing

Thursday, April 18, 2013

The FBI is interested in two men seen in videos and photographs at Monday's Boston Marathon before two bombs went off. Investigators released photographs and asked the public to help identify the men on Thursday. Robert Siegel talks to Dina Temple-Raston has the latest.

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FBI Encourages Public To Turn Over What They May Know

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

The Special Agent in Charge of the FBI Boston office Rick DesLauriers hopes someone, somewhere heard something that will point to a suspect in the Boston Marathon attack. Three people were killed Monday in the attack.

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Boston Marathon Bombing Case Gains Momentum

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

The FBI is taking the lead in the investigation into the bombing at the Boston Marathon on Monday. So far there is no clear lead to indicate what person or group is responsible. But officials are appealing for information, including photos and videos from the public, and also looking at forensic evidence. Melissa Block talks to Dina Temple-Raston about the investigation.

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Investigators Are Tight Lipped About Boston Probe

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Investigators are working to determine who is responsible for the explosions at the Boston Marathon. At least three people were killed. Sources told NPR it could take some time before officials can definitively say who was behind this.

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Osama Bin Laden's Son-In-Law Set To Appear In N.Y. Court

Monday, April 08, 2013

Former al-Qaida spokesman Sulaiman Abu Ghaith was captured by U.S. officials in February. His arrest is significant, analysts say, because the Obama administration has decided to try him in a federal court instead of using a military commission at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

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Pakistan's Ambitious Program To Re-Educate Militants

Monday, April 01, 2013

Pakistan's isolated Swat Valley is ground zero for a quiet experiment by the Pakistani army: a little-known program aimed at re-educating thousands of young men who were taken in by the Taliban. Using international funds and a contingent of army officers, Pakistan is trying to turn would-be terrorists into law-abiding citizens.

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After Decade Of Detention, Guantanamo Prisoners Go On Hunger Strike

Friday, March 22, 2013

Twenty-six Guantanamo prisoners are on a hunger strike to protest their continued detention at the island facility. Eight of the men are being fed intravenously. Military officials say detainees told guards that they had stopped eating because of the lack of interest in their plight. Among their complaints: they weren't mentioned in President Obama's inaugural address or the State of the Union.

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Bin Laden's Son-In-Law To Appear In U.S. Court

Friday, March 08, 2013

Sulaiman Abu Ghaith is expected to appear in a Manhattan federal court Friday after he was detained in Jordan and sent to the United States. If he goes to trial, he would be one of the people with the closest connection to bin Laden to face trial in a U.S. court.

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Bin Laden's Son-In-Law Arrested, Brought To U.S.

Thursday, March 07, 2013

Sulaiman Abu Ghaith may be best known for his appearance in videos. He was sitting next to bin Laden when the al-Qaida leader took credit for the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks. Ghaith may appear in a Manhattan court on Friday.

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Recovery To Take 'Quite A Long Time' In Storm-Ravaged Breezy Point

Monday, November 05, 2012

The beachfront, blue-collar town in Queens, N.Y., was hit hard not only by Superstorm Sandy's raging winds and floodwaters, but also by a massive fire that tore through the area. More than a hundred homes were destroyed as firefighters battled for nearly 10 hours. A local fire commander says he's hopeful Breezy Point will recover but knows it will take time.

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As Jihadists Spread, Connecting The Dots Proves Hard

Friday, October 26, 2012

Over the past decades, officials have been quick to look for an al-Qaida link in terror attacks. But as Islamist groups spread throughout the Middle East and North Africa, their relationships with — and differences from — al-Qaida are growing increasingly complex.

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U.S., Libyan Versions Of Consulate Attack Diverge

Thursday, September 20, 2012

The Libyans say it was a premeditated strike by foreign fighters tied to al-Qaida. The Obama administration has called the attack spontaneous, staged by local extremists. For the first time, however, a U.S. official on Wednesday described the incident as "terrorism."

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