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Feds to Provide $18.5M for NYC Dirty Bomb Detection Program

The Manhattan program, which has been criticized as ineffective, is the nation's only dirty bomb detection system.

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'Ring of Steel' Wraps Big Apple Up in Surveillance Web

The city began monitoring an additional 500 Midtown surveillance cameras Monday, bringing the total to 1,159.

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Long Island Man Charged With Helping Finance Times Square Bomb Plot

Prosecutors say Mohammad Younis was one of several accomplices who helped funnel money to Faisal Shahzad.

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Ex-Bin Laden Aid Gets Life in Prison for Stabbing Jail Guard

Mamdouh Mahmud Salim received a life sentence in Manhattan federal court on Tuesday.

Downtown »

Ground Zero Mosque Fires Twitter Team Over 'Anti-Semitic' Tweet

Organizers got rid of their Twitter team following a seemingly anti-Semitic posting.

Downtown »

Attempted Times Square Bomber Warns of 'Revenge' in Video

Faisal Shahzad confessed in court to the failed Times Square bombing plot in May.

Downtown »

World Trade Center Worker Hurt by Falling Metal

The construction worker was hit in the leg and taken to Bellevue Hospital with minor injuries, officials said.

Manhattan »

State Senate Passes Bill to Stop MTA Layoffs, Citing Safety Risk

The bill says that leaving stations unattended "encourages our enemies to exploit a perceived 'weak link.'"

Manhattan »

Reopen Park Row, Downtown Pols Urge Federal Officials

Lower Manhattan's top elected officials want the agency to conduct a risk assessment of the Chinatown street.

Midtown & Theater District »

Faisal Shahzad Indicted in Attempted Times Square Bombing

Federal prosecutors announced Faisal Shahzad's indictment on Thursday.

Manhattan »

Pols Ask Homeland Security for Help in Push to Reopen Park Row

A group of Downtown politicians want the federal government to help reopen the long-closed Chinatown stretch.

Manhattan »

Faisal Shahzad's Case Delayed Another Three Weeks

Federal prosecutors requested and were granted a 20-day continuance in their trial against alleged Times Square bomber, Faisal Shahzad.

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Prosecutors' Letter Outlines Confessed Times Square Bomber Faisal Shahzad's Detainment

A partially redacted version of the letter was released on Thursday.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Chinatown Community Group Says Park Row Closure 'Constant Reminder' of 9/11

Ray LaHood tells Chinatown Working Group he will contact Dept. of Homeland Security.

Manhattan »

Mug Shot of Confessed Times Square Bomber Faisal Shahzad Released

Times Square bombing suspect Faisal Shahzad stares at the camera in a photo released by the US Marshals.