ABC News reports that al Qaeda-linked terrorists are working on new bombs to bring on planes.

According to the report, terrorists in Yemen and Syria are teaming up to come up with creative, non-metallic explosives.

ABC reports that this helps explain why U.S. officials earlier this year warned of explosives in shoes, toothpaste tubes and cosmetics.

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There is no reported target or timeline.

Michael Balboni, former Homeland Security director for New York state, was on “Shepard Smith Reporting,” where he said we need better scrutiny of passengers getting on planes and improved cargo detection.

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