Yes, the bin Laden family was well represented in Beantown and had endowed Harvard handsomely.
...Presumably more simple suburban dads have been rounded up.
More here. ...If there's "no immediate threat" does that mean Eric Holder will read them their Miranda rights STAT. So we can't connect the dots and prevent the next mass murder?
More. Boston Herald:
Authorities this morning were seen taking large cardboard boxes and paper bags out of the house.
Governor’s Councilor Marilyn Devaney, who lives around the corner from the home raided this morning, said, “This is so scary. This whole laissez-faire immigration thing is putting everyone at risk. We’re just fortunate that we’re getting these people before they’re successful. Here we are just six miles from Boston.”
Boston FBI Special Agent in Charge Warren T. Bamford said searches are being conducted at locations throughout the Northeast.
Federal agents conducted Thursday morning raids in law enforcement officials said., and in connection with the failed bomb and arrested three people, including two Pakistani men who provided money to the suspect, Faisal Shahzad, Pakistan again. More:
There was no indication that Audy, the gas station owner, was a target of the terror probe.
Audy was born in, and came to the United States at 19 to study at the in and then at in near his brother, according to the website of a used car dealership Audy also owned.
"He's very, very philanthropically minded as a businessman, very involved in his community," said, executive director of the Brookline Chamber of Commerce.
Robinson said Audy has a wife and family and has been a longtime U.S. resident. Robinson also said he was not only involved in the chamber, but the local Rotary club.
Well. What could possibly be the explanation for this arrest? Perhaps his house is being foreclosed on.
P.S. Red Massachusetts? Not Commie this time.
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