Al Qaeda

President Barack Obama delivers an address during his visit to Bagram Air Base on May 2, 2012 in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Photo by Kevin Lamarque-Pool/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: Questions Follow Obama’s Afghanistan Speech

Could it be that a much larger re-direction of resources from Afghanistan to here would really help get a renewal off the ground?


Ozar Hatorah Jewish School, Mohamed Merah, Islamist

Watered Down

In the new book “The Information Diet: A Case for Conscious Consumption” Clay Johnson illustrates with his use of many credible examples that “just as junk food can lead to obesity, junk information can lead to new forms of ignorance.”

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–03/27/2012

Tarek Mehanna

Sudbury Man Guilty On All Counts In Terror Trial, Faces Life In Prison

A federal jury in Boston found a Sudbury man guilty Tuesday of conspiring to help al-Qaeda and plotting to kill U.S. soldiers in Iraq.


Tarek Mehanna

Jury Gets Case In Terror Trial Of Sudbury Man

A prosecutor has told a jury that a Massachusetts man on trial for terror-related charges “was motivated by and inspired by” the leaders of al-Qaida.


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We got him. It took ten long years but the sworn oath to “always get our man” stills holds water.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/05/2011

Sen. John Kerry (File photo credit NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Senator Kerry Talks Pakistan, Afghanistan At Boston Town Hall Meeting

The Unite States, its shaky relationship with Pakistan, and the war in Afghanistan were some of the prime topics at a town hall meeting at Faneuil Hall on Saturday hosted by Senator John Kerry.


US Senator John Kerry, Chairman of Foreign Relations Committee (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

John Kerry Tries To Soothe Pakistan Diplomatic Dispute

U.S. Sen. John Kerry promised the Pakistani people Tuesday that a jailed U.S. embassy worker will be subjected to a U.S. criminal investigation if he is released by the Pakistani government.


Joseph Nye (CBS)

Harvard Professor Has Mixed Feelings About WikiLeaks

A respected Harvard educator says the release of thousands private transmissions on WikiLeaks will hurt U.S. diplomatic relations. Chief Correspondent Joe Shortsleeve found out the same professor also supports the right of the media to make this material public.