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Prosecutors say Basit Sheikh was planning to go to Syria to fight in that country's civil war. (Getty Images)

Federal Judge To Hear Plea In North Carolina Terror Assistance Case

Prosecutors say Basit Sheikh was planning to go to Syria to fight in that country’s civil war.

03/06/2014

File photo of al-Qaeda members sit handcuffed.  (credit: SABAH ARAR/AFP/Getty Images)

NC Man Faces Charge Of Attempting To Join Al-Qaida

A North Carolina man is facing federal charges that he sought to join an al-Qaida-linked militant group fighting the regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad.

11/11/2013

File photo of a person using Twitter. (Credit: Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Dems Hit Speaker Ramsey Over Tweet About Obama, Syria

State Democrats are criticizing Republican Senate Speaker Ron Ramsey over a Twitter post that said President Barack Obama was trying to become an ally with al-Qaida in Syria.

09/12/2013