terrorism http://wamc.org en 7/17/14 Panel http://wamc.org/post/71714-panel <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Political Activist Libby Post and executive editor of the Poughkeepsie Journal, Stu Shinske.</p><p>Topics include:<br />Obama on Iran<br />Russia Sanctions<br />Clinton Speech<br />Cuomo Money<br />Federal Terrorism Insurance<br />O'Malley Mulls Presidential Run<br />Atlantic City's Decline<br />NFL Drug Abuse</p><p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 95057 at http://wamc.org 7/17/14 Panel 7/16/14 Panel http://wamc.org/post/71614-panel <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Today's panelists are Newsman Ray Graf, Political Consultant, Libby Post, and Editor of The Daily Gazette, Judy Patrick.</p><p>Topics include:<br />GM Silence<br />Cuomo Money<br />Federal Terrorism Insurance<br />O'Malley Mulls Presidential Run<br />Atlantic City's Decline<br />NFL Drug Abuse</p><p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 94970 at http://wamc.org 7/16/14 Panel Congressional Corner With Carolyn Maloney http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-carolyn-maloney-3 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Law enforcement, intelligence and lawmakers are always worried about another terrorist attack.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Carolyn Maloney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that terrorism insurance is an important part of the equation.</p><p> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 93782 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner With Carolyn Maloney 4/16/14 Panel http://wamc.org/post/41614-panel <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Today's panelists are WAMC's Alan Chartock and political consultant, Libby Post.</p><p>Topics include:<br />NYPD Muslim Squad disbanded<br />Al Qaeda comeback?<br />Terror Hoaxes<br />Ukraine<br />Cuomo signs Popular Vote Compact<br />SAT tests not to include “obscure” words</p><p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Ray Graf 88303 at http://wamc.org 4/16/14 Panel Long Mile Home Boston Under Attack, the City's Courageous Recovery, and the Epic Hunt for Justice http://wamc.org/post/long-mile-home-boston-under-attack-citys-courageous-recovery-and-epic-hunt-justice <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>One year ago today, the city of Boston and its marathon and people were victim of terrifying act of terrorism.</p><p><em>Boston Globe</em> journalists, Scott Helman and Jenna Russell have written a book entitled <em>Long Mile Home Boston Under Attack, the City's Courageous Recovery, and the Epic Hunt for Justice</em> which tells the gripping story of the tragic, surreal, and ultimately inspiring week of April 15, 2013: the preparations of the bombers; the glory of the race; the extraordinary emergency response to the explosions; the massive deployment of city, state, and federal law enforcement personnel; and the nation’s and the world’s emotional and humanitarian response before, during, and after the apprehension of the suspects.</p><p> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:10:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 88131 at http://wamc.org Long Mile Home Boston Under Attack, the City's Courageous Recovery, and the Epic Hunt for Justice Security Beefed Up For Independence Day Celebrations http://wamc.org/post/security-beefed-independence-day-celebrations <p>As people celebrate America’s independence at community concerts and fireworks shows this week there is a focus on security at large public gatherings. Police are mindful of April’s Boston Marathon bombing.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 02 Jul 2013 22:15:00 +0000 Paul Tuthill 68359 at http://wamc.org Security Beefed Up For Independence Day Celebrations Rick Mathews, National Center for Security and Preparedness - "Death Rays" And Homegrown Terror http://wamc.org/post/rick-mathews-national-center-security-and-preparedness-death-rays-and-homegrown-terror <p>"Death ray" - it’s a phrase you would most likely expect to see across the top of a pulp sci-fi comic book from the 1950s – but this week it graced the front pages of some newspapers in their coverage of a case of domestic terrorism home-grown in New York’s Capital District.</p><p>On Thursday a federal magistrate in Albany ruled that 49-year-old Glendon Scott Crawford and 54-year-old Eric J. Feight are a threat and should remain jailed.&nbsp;</p><p>The men are accused of trying to build a portable x-ray weapon to sicken Muslims and enemies of Israel.</p> Sat, 22 Jun 2013 16:00:00 +0000 67657 at http://wamc.org Rick Mathews, National Center for Security and Preparedness - "Death Rays" And Homegrown Terror Two Upstate NY Men Arrested In Terrorist Plot http://wamc.org/post/two-upstate-ny-men-arrested-terrorist-plot <p> It sounds like something out of a science-fiction movie: authorities foil a plot by two individuals to kill people with an x-ray gun that could be secretly fired from a moving van...</p> Thu, 20 Jun 2013 16:31:00 +0000 Dave Lucas 67495 at http://wamc.org Two Upstate NY Men Arrested In Terrorist Plot Two Area Men Charged In X-Ray Weapon Plot http://wamc.org/post/two-area-men-charged-x-ray-weapon-plot <div><p>ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Federal authorities have accused two upstate New York men of assembling a portable X-ray weapon they intended to use against opponents of Israel.</p> Wed, 19 Jun 2013 17:36:46 +0000 Associated Press 67405 at http://wamc.org NY AG Breaks Cigarette Trafficking Ring, Hints Terror Ties http://wamc.org/post/ny-ag-breaks-cigarette-trafficking-ring-hints-terror-ties <p>New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman today announced the indictment of 16 members of a criminal ring that flooded New York City, Albany County and Schenectady County with more than a million cartons of untaxed cigarettes illegally imported from Virginia.</p><p>A 12-month investigation entailed wiretaps, aerial and electronic surveillance... In announcing the arrests of 16 individuals, Attorney General Schnedierman proclaims that "today the streets of New York are safer..."&nbsp; The investigation, which has so far uncovered $55 million in illegal cigarette sales, is continuing.</p> Thu, 16 May 2013 20:33:46 +0000 Dave Lucas 64859 at http://wamc.org NY AG Breaks Cigarette Trafficking Ring, Hints Terror Ties