February 4, 1987 |
In a move that may further strain U.S.-Chilean relations, a former Chilean secret police captain has turned himself over to U.S. authorities and agreed to cooperate in the investigation of the 1976 Embassy Row murder of exiled Chilean diplomat Orlando Letelier, The Times learned Tuesday. Capt.
December 21, 1999 |
Police in the nation's capital will be on heightened alert for terrorism on New Year's Eve in light of the arrest of an Algerian-born man caught with bomb components at the Canadian border, Washington's police chief said Monday. Charles Ramsey stressed, however, that "there is no reason to believe that Washington, D.C., has been targeted at this time."
April 26, 1997 |
The suspicious package discovered Thursday at B'nai B'rith--sparking an hours-long chemical-hazard alert that closed several downtown streets--was sent by someone claiming to be associated with a group called the Counter Holocaust Lobbyists of Hillel, according to the FBI Joint Terrorist Task Force.