NYC Terrorist Planned for Year, Chose Halloween

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Federal prosecutors filed charges accusing the driver in the Manhattan truck attack of carrying out a long-planned plot, spurred by Islamic State propaganda videos, to kill people celebrating Halloween. The charges describe driver Sayfullo Saipov, 29, as a voracious consumer and meticulous student of ISIS propaganda, and detail how he said he was prompted to attack by an ISIS video questioning the killing of Muslims in Iraq. They say he began planning the attack about a year ago and . . .

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