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  2/8/2012, Shevat 15, 5772

Manhattan and California Major Sources of US Terror

Nearly one-third of all U.S. terrorist attacks in a 38-year period took place in only five counties. Manhattan, Los Angeles, Miami, San Francisco and Washington, DC are the leaders, according to a University of Maryland study. The research sponsored by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, covered 2,600 incidents classified as terrorist acts and which have occurred nationwide between 1970 and 2008.