JFK plot probe widening Updated

Four men in custody, seven additional men sought.

The defendants identified last weekend were “just a piece of it,” the official told The Associated Press. “We are definitely seeking more players. We are targeting others overseas.”

The official familiar with the case spoke only on the condition of anonymity because of not being authorized to speak publicly. The official declined to provide details about the possible suspects, or in what countries they are being sought.

I’m sure this is all just to distract us from the collapse of the immigration bill, or something. Because, you know, the war on terror is just a bumper sticker slogan.

More: The war on terror must be a bumper sticker slogan in Italy, too.

More: And in Lebanon, too.

Lebanon’s army on Saturday pounded al Qaeda-inspired Islamic militants hiding in a Palestinian refugee camp in renewed heavy clashes following a few days of intermittent fighting.

Black smoke billowed from the Nahr el-Bared camp in northern Lebanon where witnesses reported some of the heaviest army shelling since June 1, when the Lebanese army — using tanks and artillery — launched an offensive to drive the Fatah Islam militants from their positions inside the settlement.

I wonder who CNN paid to get that story.