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Feds Charge Man For Bomb Hoax On DFW-Bound Plane

It’s been two months since a Dallas-bound US Airways flight had to be turned around after someone called in a bomb threat. Today a Philadelphia man faces federal charges in connection with the fake threat.


Hosam Smadi, who was sentenced to 24 years in federal prison for attempting to blow up the Fountain Place building in downtown Dallas. (Credit: AP Photo Bank)

Would-Be Dallas Bomber Appealing 24-Year Sentence

A Jordanian man who pleaded guilty to trying to blow up a Dallas skyscraper and received 24 years in federal prison has appealed his sentence.