9/11 anniversary: Top 10 terrorists with Colorado connections

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6. Najibullah Zazi. A former airport shuttle driver living in Denver, Zazi was indicted in September 2009 in a terror plot targeting the New York City subway. Among the allegations: He purchased equipment for explosives at three local beauty supply stores. This summer, his father was convicted of covering up the plot.
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