Portlanders Condemn Bomb Plot, Criticize FBI ProbeSome residents of this famously liberal city are unnerved, not only by a plot to bomb an annual Christmas tree-lighting ceremony last week but also by the police tactics in the case.
Ore. Fire Raises Muslims' Fears Of Attack BacklashSomeone set fire to an Islamic center on Sunday, two days after a man who worshipped there was accused of trying to blow up a van full of explosives during Portland's Christmas tree lighting ceremony. Other Muslims fear it could be the first volley of misplaced retribution.
Official: Accused Ore. Bomber Has Minneapolis TiesA Somali-born teenager who allegedly tried to blow up a van at a crowded Christmas tree lighting ceremony in Portland has ties to Minneapolis.