Ashland Terror Suspect Gets 17 Years In Prison For Plot To Blow Up Capitol BuildingA Massachusetts was sentenced Thursday to 17 years in prison in a plot to fly remote-controlled model planes packed with explosives into the Pentagon and U.S. Capitol.
Opinion: Even On 9/11 Obama And Romney Can't Resist Political AttacksThe thought of going an entire day without political campaigning out respect of those who lost their lives on 9/11/2001 was a nice and extremely appropriate thought. However, disappointing to many, it wasn’t the respectful day totally without political bickering that was expected by many who were watching and listening.
Mass. Terror Suspect Pleads Guilty In Plot To Blow Up U.S. CapitolRezwan Ferdaus of Ashland pleaded guilty to attempting to provide material support to terrorists and attempting to damage and destroy federal buildings by means of an explosive.
Ashland Man To Plead Guilty In Terror Plot To Attack Pentagon, U.S. CapitolAn Ashland man charged with plotting to fly remote-controlled model planes packed with explosives into the Pentagon and U.S. Capitol plans to plead guilty to two charges.
Mass. Politicians Ask Pentagon To Keep Hanscom Base's RankThe Massachusetts Congressional delegation is again pushing the Pentagon to retain a Bedford Air Force Base's three-star-ranking, in spite of potential defense cuts and reorganization.
Senator Brown Transfers To Maryland National Guard UnitSenator Scott Brown requested the move and is now working in a major position at the National Guard's Pentagon office.
Rezwan Ferdaus Pleads Not Guilty To Terror PlotAshland man has pleaded not guilty to plotting to fly explosives-packed remote-controlled model planes into the Pentagon and U.S. Capitol.
Timeline Of Ashland Man's Alleged Terror PlotFBI agents say Rezwan Ferdaus started planning his jihad on the United States in early 2010.
Is There Such A Thing As Too Much Publicity?For the people looking for publicity....the answer is clearly NO. But that takes on so many variables, you have to toss in a few caveats as well. A politician running for office desperately seeks publicity....as long as its good publicity. Otherwise the answer to the question above is YES. Bring in the "spin-doctors" and all of a sudden the yes/no question becomes MAYBE and now you're into the ears of the beholder.
Brown: I'll Back Clean Repeal Of Military Gay BanSen. Scott Brown is saying he'd support a stand-alone bill repealing the military's "don't ask, don't" ban on gays serving openly.
Pentagon begins full criminal probe of leaks