Man With Assault Rifle Arrested 

Federal officials and news reports say that on Thursday, a man was arrested 

Alinejad is a strong critic of the Iranian government, and he was once the target of a plan to kidnap him that allegedly

The FBI stopped the plan after Alinejad wrote that the Iranian government was trying to silence her by starting a “social media campaign...

Khalid Mehdiyev, a 23-year-old Yonkers resident, was arrested on Thursday. A complaint said that he had been “acting suspiciously” outside...

Even though Alinejad is not named by name in the court documents, the Iranian journalist told the New York Times...

The Daily News also heard from law enforcement sources that Mehdiyev was going after the journalist’s home.

At one point, prosecutors said, Mehdiyev left his Subaru and attempted to open the front door of the residence in question.

Mehdiyev told prosecutors in the complaint that he couldn’t pay his rent in Yonkers and was checking out the house...