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Mueller: Plot Shows Need For Surveillance Power
WASHINGTON (AP) — FBI Director Robert Mueller urged Congress on Wednesday to renew wide-ranging surveillance authority to thwart terrorism plots like the latest one in which an al-Qaida-engineered explosive device was to have been detonated on a U.S.-bound airline flight. Mueller told the Hou…
Guilty Plea In Plot Against President
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A man from Uzbekistan has pleaded guilty to terror-related charges in a plot to assassinate President Barack Obama. Ulugbek Kodirov entered the plea Friday in federal court in Birmingham, Ala. Defense attorney Lance Bell says the 22-year-old man avoided a possible life…