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Khalid Ali-M Aldawsari has been accused of attempting to use a weapon of mass destruction. (credit: Lubbock County Sheriff's Office)

Court Won’t Review Texas Bomb Plot Case

A federal appeals court said that it will not re-hear the appeal of a former Texas Tech college student who was convicted of trying to make a bomb in a religious attack.

04/01/2014

In this handout photo provided by the Nueces County Sheriff's Department, Manssor Arbab Arbabsiar is seen in this 2001 mug shot. Arbabsiar, along with Gholam Shakuri, was charged October 11, 2011 with plotting to killing the Saudi Arabian Ambassador to the U.S. and to bomb the Israeli and Saudi Arabian embassies in Washington DC. Arbabsiar. The U.S. alleges that Arbabsiar, a naturalized U.S. citizen originally from Iran, is linked to the Quds Force, a faction of Iran's Revolutionary Guards. (Photo courtesy of Nueces County Sheriff's Office via Getty Images)

Texan Gets 25 Years In Prison For 2011 Saudi Assassination Plot

A federal judge in New York has sentenced a Texas man to 25 years in prison for plotting to kill Saudi Arabia’s ambassador to the United States.

05/30/2013

U.S. President Barack Obama and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney make their way to greet their wives at the end of the third and final presidential debate October 22, 2012 at Lynn University in Boca Raton, Florida. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Candidates Face Off In Final Presidential Debate

The third and final presidential debate was not nearly as combative as their past encounter, but both Obama and Romney still threw political punches over Israel, Iran and the U.S. military.

CBS 11–10/22/2012

Khalid Ali-M Aldawsari has been accused of attempting to use a weapon of mass destruction. (credit: Lubbock County Sheriff's Office)

Judge Denies New Trial In Texas Bomb Plot

A federal judge has refused to grant a new trial to the Saudi native, and former Texas Tech University student, convicted in a failed bomb plot and now facing up to life in prison.

08/16/2012

Khalid Ali-M Aldawsari has been accused of attempting to use a weapon of mass destruction. (credit: Lubbock County Sheriff's Office)

Convicted Saudi Seeks New Bomb Plot Trial

A former Texas Tech University student from Saudi Arabia convicted in a failed bomb plot has asked for a new trial.

07/26/2012

Khalid Ali-M Aldawsari has been accused of attempting to use a weapon of mass destruction. (credit: Lubbock County Sheriff's Office)

Texas Bomb Plot Trial Handed To Jury

Jurors are deliberating in the case of a Saudi man accused of gathering chemicals and other materials inside of his West Texas apartment to try to build a bomb.

06/27/2012

Khalid Ali-M Aldawsari has been accused of attempting to use a weapon of mass destruction. (credit: Lubbock County Sheriff's Office)

More Evidence In Texas Bomb Plot Trial

The man accused of gathering materials to make a bomb kept an instructional video on explosives in his apartment and wrote about wanting to pursue “missions to please God,” authorities said.

06/26/2012

Khalid Ali-M Aldawsari has been accused of attempting to use a weapon of mass destruction. (credit: Lubbock County Sheriff's Office)

Defense Attorney Calls Bomb Suspect A “Loser”

The attorney defending a Saudi man accused of gathering bomb components at his apartment in an unfulfilled plot to attack the U.S. called his client a failure who never presented a threat.

06/22/2012

Khalid Ali-M Aldawsari has been accused of attempting to use a weapon of mass destruction. (credit: Lubbock County Sheriff's Office)

Opening Statements Set In Texas Bomb Plot Trial

Federal prosecutors in the trial of a Saudi man accused of gathering bomb components with the goal of targeting sites across the United States will begin presenting evidence Friday.

06/21/2012

Khalid Ali-M Aldawsari has been accused of attempting to use a weapon of mass destruction. (credit: Lubbock County Sheriff's Office)

Jury Selection To Begin For Saudi In Bomb Plot

Jury selection is set in the trial of a Saudi man accused of gathering bomb-making components at his West Texas apartment in an effort to build a weapon of mass destruction.

06/21/2012

Khalid Ali-M Aldawsari has been accused of attempting to use a weapon of mass destruction. (credit: Lubbock County Sheriff's Office)

Trial Moved For Saudi Man Accused In Bomb Plot

The judge in the case of a Saudi man accused of trying to make a weapon of mass destruction has moved the trial to Amarillo and set a new date.

04/17/2012

Khalid Ali-M Aldawsari has been accused of attempting to use a weapon of mass destruction. (credit: Lubbock County Sheriff's Office)

Judge Quits Saudi Bomb Suspect’s Texas Trial

A federal judge in West Texas has recused himself from the trial of a Saudi man accused of trying to make a weapon of mass destruction.

04/05/2012

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