A year earlier, in September 2016, Rahimi transported two improvised pressure-cooker bombs - similar to those used in the Boston marathon bombing in April 2013 - from New Jersey to NY, placing both in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan, authorities said. He is awaiting trial in New Jersey on those charges.
"You sound like most people and yet your actions are totally at odds with your voice", Berman said.
Ahmad Khan Rahami, a naturalized United States citizen who was born in Afghanistan and lived in New Jersey, injured 30 people when one of his homemade bombs exploded in Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood on a September night in 2016.
Using fingerprints found inside the unexploded devices, authorities tied the Afghan-born US citizen to a series of bombings that injured 30 across the area.
Rahimi's arrest came two days after the September 17 bombings during a shootout with police.
A second similar bomb, which was found a few blocks away on 27th Street, failed to detonate.
For Berman, anything less than the statutory sentencing guidelines "would be totally inappropriate and not viable".
India hopes to see Palestine becomes sovereign soon: PM
Soon after his arrival, Modi visited the Mausoleum of in and laid a wreath at the grave of the iconic Palestinian leader. PM Modi spent around three hours on this visit that Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, has described as "significant".
Last Islamic State "Beatles" Captured in Syria
The detention of Kotey and Elsheikh will end a yearslong manhunt by British intelligence and security agencies, as well as a U.S. Kotey and Elsheikh were the two remaining members of the ISIS "Beatles" quartet who remained on the battlefield.
Berman handed down the sentence in US District Court in Manhattan, ending the prosecution of Rahimi, who was convicted of the high-profile act of jihad-inspired terrorism that was widely considered a near miss, injuring dozens without killing anyone.
Federal prosecutors said in court papers that Rahami has not shown remorse and had tried to radicalize fellow prisoners at the federal jail in NY where he has been imprisoned since his arrest.
Assistant U.S. Attorney Shawn Crowley argued that everything Rahimi has done since 2016 "has been fueled by hate", and "he has shown no remorse".
Rahimi was also ordered to pay $562,803 in restitution to the victims of his crimes, the statement added.
"Rahimi attempted to wreak havoc in the Chelsea neighborhood of New York City. He failed", said Commissioner O'Neill.
Ahmad Khan Rahimi, an Afghan immigrant who became radicalized through online postings by al Qaeda and ISIS, had faced at least one mandatory life sentence since, including use of a weapon of mass destruction.
The food-stamp program served 42.2 million people during the 2017 fiscal year, with many spending the benefits at supermarkets. White House Director of the Office of Management and Budget Mick Mulvaney compared the SNAP food package to Blue Apron .
This column is the commentary of the writer and does not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of The News-Sentinel. The Colts can not repeat the embarrassment of unpredictability they experienced with their pursuit of McDaniels.
In the wake of the attack on the Army camp, Speaker of J&K Assembly Kavinder Gupta adjourned the session for 15 minutes. In view of the fidayeen attack, authorities have closed all schools within five kilometers radius of the army camp .
In the past 12 months, Christian Aid has investigated two incidences of sexual misconduct - both of which occurred overseas. Of those, 53 were referred to the police or other authorities and 20 people were dismissed.
They have only won three league matches on their own patch this season, and only one team in the Premier League has won fewer. On his club's hopes of avoiding relegation, he added: "It's emotional for a lot of people".
As per the source, the board issued a statement after the Friday meeting, to rule out a compromise on the land in Ayodhya. Hearing the case, the Supreme Court made it clear that it would deal with the case as a "pure land dispute".
If light icing happens on elevated surfaces, such as bridges and overpasses, could make driving hazardous, forecasters said. We should see a little more than what we got last Tuesday , but it will NOT be an ice storm causing power outages.
Darvish figures to replace fellow right-hander Jake Arrieta , who remains available on the free-agent market. The Cubs had been considered the clear favorite for Darvish , despite a late start on courting him.
In any case, Apple will have enough time to secure things up and might issue a patch to cover any risks posed by the leak. There are also concerns it could uncover new security vulnerabilities in iOS, which may be found by attackers.
The restaurants said they'll have plenty of fish for the 40 days of Lent leading up to Easter , which falls on April Fool's Day. Ash Wednesday gets its name from the ceremonial marking of one's forehead with ash, practiced on the opening of Lent.
SANA says the local fighters were battling IS militants and the US -backed Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces in the area. Syria has accused the United States of carrying out a "brutal massacre" with a bombing attack in Deir al-Zour province.
After Rockhold had gathered some of his scattered bearings, Romero tried to console him, something that made for a hard watch. Romero did not appear at Saturday's post-fight press conference because he was transported to the hospital.
Red Raiders No. 3 seed in NCAA bracket preview
The Tigers, now 20-4 overall and 9-3 in second-place in the ACC, play at Florida State Wednesday night for a 7:05 tipoff. The committee has Duke No. 7, which would give it a 2 seed, and North Carolina No. 12, which would be a three seed.
Eurostar to start direct train from London to Amsterdam
London-based Eurostar runs high speed trains carrying passengers through the Channel tunnel, which is operated by Eurotunnel. Eurostar has announced a new direct route from London to Amsterdam and Rotterdam, which will launch on 4 April.
Freezing rain expect Sunday, Environment Canada
Parts of Quebec, including Montreal, are in for several hours of freezing rain, making travel hard and unsafe . Hamilton just keeps getting battered by winter, with the city now under a freezing rain warning.
Met Office warns of ice and snow
There is a risk of spot flooding early morning and the warning remains in place until midnight Saturday. They added: "Long spells of sunshine will continue today, broken by showers of rain and sleet".
Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro Unveiled at the Chicago Auto Show
Toyota says that the design of the shocks allows for a plush ride on the roads but stiffens to prevent bottoming during hard use. Attached to the Tacoma's passenger side A-pillar in the shots shown here is what Toyota is calling the TRD Desert Air Intake.
Mary Lou McDonald Takes Over As Sinn Fein Leader Today
At that time he had also said Sinn Fein would be working towards a unity referendum to be held within the next five years. A special Ard Fheis at the RDS in Ballsbridge is also due ratify Michelle O'Neill as Deputy Leader of Sinn Fein.
Chicharito Can't Stop Scoring Right Now For West Ham
The former Manchester United goal poacher recently told ESPN Brasil: "I have played a lot more than I thought I would". West Ham lost 3-1 to Brighton last weekend, snapping a six-game points streak for David Moyes' team.
HK double-decker topples over, killing 18
One passenger was sent to Prince of Wales Hospital in Sha Tin in a "half-conscious" state, according to the force. At least 18 people have been killed and dozens of others injured after a bus toppled over in Hong Kong .
Tata Motors showcases its electric future
The event which will be open for public from February 9 to14 February is being held in Greater Noida. Thereafter the media contingent moved with clock-work precision and moved onto Honda Cars India.