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Portland Bomb Plot

Would-Be Terrorist Faces 40 Years In Tree-Lighting Bomb Plot

AP | NIGEL DUARA | Posted 12.01.2014 | Crime

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A young Somali American was sentenced Wednesday to 30 years in prison for plotting to detonate a bomb in Portland's downtown s...

Alleged Christmas-Bombing Plotter Pleads Not Guilty

AP | TIM FOUGHT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PORTLAND, Ore. — A 19-year-old Somali-American man has pleaded not guilty to an alleged plot to blow up a car bomb at an Oregon Christmas tree l...

Oregon Muslim Leaders Fear Retribution In Wake Of Alleged Bombing Plot

AP | NIGEL DUARA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

PORTLAND, Ore. — Some residents of this famously liberal city are unnerved, not only by a plot to bomb an annual Christmas tree-lighting ceremon...

Arsonist Attacks Oregon Mosque Frequented By Would-Be Car Bomber

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Arson caused a fire on Sunday at an Islamic center that was the occasional place of worship for a Somali-born teen who two day...

Somali-Born Teen Arrested After Car Bomb Attempt On Portland Christmas Event

AP | TIM FOUGHT and NEDRA PICKLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

PORTLAND, Ore. — A Somali-born teenager plotted "a spectacular show" of terrorism for months, saying he didn't mind that children would die if h...