Domestic Terrorism

A video showing Stewart Rhodes speaking during an interview with the Jan. 6 Committee is shown.

Prosecutors In Oath Keepers Trial Aim To Prove Jan. 6 Premeditation

The case against the Oath Keepers founder and four others is considered the Justice Department's biggest pursuit in the Jan. 6 investigation so far.

 | Maritsa Georgiou

President Joe Biden participates in a wreath laying ceremony while visiting the Pentagon.

Biden Honors 9/11 Victims, Vows Commitment To Thwart Terror

Biden noted that even after the United States left Afghanistan that his administration continues to pursue those responsible for the 9/11 attacks.

 | AP

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer.

2 Men Found Guilty Of Conspiring To Kidnap Michigan Gov. Whitmer

Adam Fox and Barry Croft Jr. were convicted Tuesday of conspiring to obtain a weapon of mass destruction and kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer.

 | AP and Scripps News Staff

U.S. President Joe Biden.

Biden To Host Unity Summit Against Hate-Fueled Violence

Biden will deliver a keynote speech at the event, which the White House says will include civil rights groups and victims of extremist violence.

 | AP

A firefighter places his hand on name engravings to commemorate the lives lost during the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001

Families Of 9/11 Victims React To Death Of Al-Qaeda Leader Al-Zawahri

National chair of 9/11 Families United, Terry Strada, spoke with Newsy's "Morning Rush" about how family members are reacting to al-Zawahri's death.

 | Scripps News Staff

Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahri

President Biden Announces U.S. Killing Of Al-Qaeda Leader Al-Zawahri

President Biden says the mission was carefully planned to minimize the risk of harm to al-Zawahri's family members and other civilians.

 | Kellan Howell

A U.S. airstrike has killed al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahri in Afghanistan, according to a person familiar with the matter.

U.S. Strike Kills Al-Qaeda Leader Al-Zawahri

A U.S. airstrike has killed Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahri in Afghanistan, according to a person familiar with the matter.

 | AP

U.S. backed Syrian Democratic Forces soldiers

Pentagon: U.S. Kills Islamic State Group Leader In Syria Drone Strike

The U.S. killed IS leader Maher al-Agal Tuesday, according to the Pentagon.

 | AP

President Joe Biden

Is Biden's Strategy For Preventing Domestic Terrorism Working?

President Biden launched an ambitious four-pillar plan last year to deter and combat domestic terrorism. But what progress has been made one year in?

 | Kellan Howell

Congregation Beth Israel synagogue in Texas

Gideon Falter Discusses Texas Synagogue Hostage Event

Gideon Falter, CEO of the Campaign Against Antisemitism, discusses the hostage situation that took place in Texas Saturday, Jan. 15.

 | Scripps News Staff

Assistant Attorney General Matthew Olsen

U.S. Justice Department Establishes Domestic Terrorism Unit

Assistant Attorney General Matthew Olsen announced the new unit to address a spike in domestic terrorism investigations.

 | AP

U.S. soliders seen standing in front of a cell door inside a detention center in Guantanamo Bay in Cuba.

Ex-Maryland Man Who Joined Al-Qaida Sentenced To 26 Years

A former Maryland man who admitted to joining al-Qaida was sentenced to 26 years but could be released as soon as next year under a plea deal.

 | AP

Newsy National Security Reporter Sasha Ingber interviews CIA Museum Deputy Director Janelle Neises.

The Little Museum Where CIA Officers Remember 9/11

A look inside the fortified headquarters the public cannot visit.

 | Sasha Ingber

Rescue crews during 9/11

First Rescue Crews To Arrive To Ground Zero Reflect On 9/11

The first responders say they still remember the "terrifying" days after the 9/11 attacks.


Man honors 9/11 victims

Former Flight Attendant Reflects On 9/11

Paul Veneto shares how he overcame addiction after losing coworkers during the 9/11 attacks.

 | Scripps

People sit on motorcycles

WEWS: Motorcade Travels Across The U.S. To Honor 9/11 First Responders

The motorcade is traveling to all three national 9/11 memorials and bringing dozens of American flags with them.


Matthew Heimbach voices his displeasure at the media after a court hearing for James Alex Fields Jr.

Extremist Heimbach To Relaunch Hate Group, Says He Supports Violence

An expert who tracks neo-Nazis and extremists calls Heimbach's return and his latest rhetoric 'very dangerous.'

 | Mark Greenblatt and Lauren Knapp

TWA 800 Wreckage

The Haunting Wreckage Of TWA 800 Being Destroyed 25 Years After Crash

The reconstruction of TWA Flight 800's wreckage helped dispel conspiracies and make planes safer. But 25 years later, it's being taken apart.

 | James Packard

Former Vice President Mike Pence speaks at the annual Hillsborough County NH GOP Lincoln-Reagan Dinner.

Pence Says Idea of Overturning Election Is Un-American

Forrmer Vice President Mike Pence called the idea of overturning the 2020 election "un-American."

 | Simon Kaufman and AP

Attorney General Merrick Garland.

White House Unveils Strategy To Counter Domestic Terrorism

The national plan focuses on finding ways to address the root causes of violence and how to prevent it.

 | Scripps News Staff

The suspect in a terror plot is named by an extremist fascist group as a leader

TX Sheriff: FBI Takes Over Case In Alleged Wal-Mart Mass Shooting Plot

Authorities in Texas seized guns, ammunition and flags from fascist groups from Russia and Spain at the home of a suspect in a terror plot.

 | Mark Greenblatt and Lauren Knapp

Chuck Schumer speaks during the signing ceremony for legislation intended to curtail hate crimes against Asian Americans.

Schumer Aims To Have January 6 Commission Vote

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer tells Newsy he wants to bring up a Senate vote on the January 6 commission bill this week.

 | Simon Kaufman

Rioters try to break through a police barrier at the Capitol in Washington.

Alleged Rioters Say Jan. 6 Wasn't Their Fault, Blame 'Mob Mentality'

At lease a dozen insurrection defendants say they didn't mean to get caught up in Jan. 6 riot, with some blaming then-President Trump.

 | Alex Arger

Insurrectionists loyal to President Donald Trump try to open a door of the U.S. Capitol as they riot in Washington

Capitol Police Head Pushes For Shift In Thinking

Bolton says more time needs to be spent on training, planning and intelligence.

 | Eliana Moreno

The Homeland Security Department headquarters in northwest Washington.

DHS Launches Warning System For Social Media Posts

The system would detect posts that could become domestic terrorism threats.

 | Robin Dich

A sign is seen at the Logan Square Monument in Chicago, Saturday, March 20, 2021.

2 Asian American Women Stabbed In San Francisco

The victims were taken to hospital, are in stable condition.

 | Simon Kaufman

Attorney General Merrick Garland speaks at the Department of Justice in Washington.

Attorney General Garland: Terrorism Keeps Me Up At Night

The attorney general is seeking an additional $85 million to investigate and prosecute domestic terrorism cases.

 | Lauren Stephenson

Police form a line to guard the Capitol after violent rioters stormed the building in Washington, D.C.

Homeland Security Department Conducting Internal Review

This has become a focus of President Biden's since before he took office in connection to the January 6 Capitol riot.

 | Eliana Moreno

Officer William Evans lies in honor

Capitol Officer Lies In Honor: 'He Became A Martyr For Our Democracy'

He's only the fourth Capitol Police officer to receive this honor.

 | Alexandra Miller

Capitol rioters

Capitol Rioters Could Face Sedition Charges

As things in the Capitol are starting to return to normal, the acting U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia reveals possible charges for rioters.

 | Scripps News Staff