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New York car bomb attack

Veteran vendor called Times Square hero

Vendors Lance Orton and Duane Jackson were the people who first reported the specious vehicle to the police. Their stories have been spread far and wide.Full story

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Man arrested over NY bombing

U.S. officials arrested a man of Pakistani origin, Faisal Shahzad, on Tuesday in connection to an attempted car bombing in New York's Times Square.

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3 Pakistanis arrested in Times Square bomb probe

2010-05-14 02:50:30 GMT SINA.com WATERTOWN, Mass. – Three Pakistani men who authorities say supplied funds to Times Square car bomb suspect Faisal Shahzad were arrested Thursday in a series of raids across the Northeast as the FBI followed the money trail in the failed attack.

Times Square bomber's motive needs to be probed

2010-05-09 09:26:56 GMT Xinhua English ISLAMABAD, May 9 (Xinhua) -- The world is confused about what motivated the Pakistan-born American Faisal Shahzad to carry out bombing in busiest Times Square in New York City as the connection between him and Pakistan based militants has not been proved yet.

NY bomb suspect's family knew key militants: report

2010-05-08 04:51:38 GMT SINA.com Times Square car bomb suspect Faisal Shahzad's family knew at least two key Pakistani militants who were involved in terrorist activities, The Los Angeles Times reported.

NY Times Square reopened after police determine suspicious package as not dangerous

2010-05-07 18:31:18 GMT Xinhua English NEW YORK, May 7 (Xinhua) -- A New York City police spokesman told Xinhua on Friday that "the suspicious package is not dangerous" and the Times Square is now re-opening.

Pakistani Taliban deny link with New York Times Square bomber

2010-05-06 14:21:03 GMT Xinhua English ISLAMABAD, May 6 (Xinhua) -- Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) denied any link with Faisal Shehzad, the suspected New York Times Square bomber, TTP spokesman Azam Tariq said Thursady, local TV channel reported.

NY car bomb suspect believed to act alone in US

2010-05-06 03:26:29 GMT SINA.com NEW YORK – The Pakistani-American accused of the failed Times Square car bombing is believed to have been working alone when he began preparing the attack almost immediately after returning from his native land, authorities said Wednesday.

Veteran vendor called Times Square hero

2010-05-07 07:21:56 GMT Xinhua English Vendors Lance Orton and Duane Jackson were the people who first reported the specious vehicle to the police. Their stories have been spread far and wide. Many tourists, locals and media payed a special visit to them to express their appreciation and respect.

Bomb suspect to face terror charges

2010-05-05 03:55:26 GMT SINA.com U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder says New York bomb suspect to face terror, WMD charges.

Man arrested over failed NY bombing

2010-05-04 08:44:42 GMT SINA.com US arrests Pakistani-American man over failed car bombing in New York's Times Square.

Bomb threat in NY's Times Square

2010-05-04 08:43:06 GMT SINA.com Police defuse a car bomb inside a sport utility vehicle in New York City's Times Square, prompting an evacuation of the area.

Surveillance photos show man sets up car bomb

2010-05-04 08:38:13 GMT SINA.com A set of surveillance photos show a man with a bag removing a shirt near Times Square where he is suspected of leaving a car bomb set up in a Nissan Pathfinder sports utility vehicle in Times Square in this New York Police Department surveillance footage released to Reuters on May 3, 2010.

Times Square bombing attempt photos released

2010-05-04 08:25:55 GMT Xinhua English New York Times Square bombing attempt photos released