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Alleged Hospital Bombing Plotter Who Died During Arrest Attempt Was Target Of FBI Sting

A Missouri man who allegedly believed he was picking up an IED to bomb a hospital died when the FBI attempted to arrest him, the bureau said Wednesday. Timothy Wilson, 36, had been the subject of a months-long terrorism investigation “which revealed him to be a potentially violent extremist, motivated by racial, religious, and anti government animus,” the FBI said in a statement. He was allegedly planning a bombing and had considered several targets, according to the statement. Though the FBI...
Tags: News, Cnn, Fbi, Bomb, Wilson, Joint Terrorism Task Force, National Socialist Movement, Informant, Timothy Wilson, Neo Nazi, Matt Shuham, Atomwaffen, Atomwaffen Division, FBI Sting, Vorherrschaft Division

FBI Sting on Huawei Ends With a Meeting Over Burgers, a Raid, and No Charges Currently

In what sounds like a half-baked movie script about corporate espionage, an FBI sting conducted in collaboration with a specialized glass maker (and watched from a gelato stand by a reporter from Bloomberg) led investigators to a meeting at a burger joint in Vegas during CES. However, despite getting enough evidence…Read more...
Tags: Security, Science, Bloomberg, Smartphones, Fbi, Huawei, Vegas, FBI Sting, Fbi Looks Into Huawei Again, Akhan

Army Sergeant Who Swore Allegiance to ISIS Caught in FBI Sting

The guilty plea from a Hawaii-based soldier includes at least 25 years in prison.
Tags: Isis, Defense, Hawaii, Army, FBI Sting