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Terror Trial Judge Warns Defendant's Mom To Stop Confrontations

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A federal Judge issued a warning to the mother of one of the defendants in the Twin Cities terror trial Tuesday.

Abdirahman Daud, Mohamed Farah and Guled Omar are all on trial accused of trying to join ISIS. 188 more words

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Defense Attorneys Take On FBI Informant In Terror Trial

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The 20-year-old informant in the Twin Cities terror trial has been paid $119,000 by the FBI for his work.

Abdirahman Bashir testified he has received much of that money in cash from federal agents, and it included $25,000 for hotels, a $7,200 car and a $1,000 computer. 356 more words

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Talking Points: Trump And Minnesota Republicans

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — At the party convention in Duluth this weekend, party leaders made an appeal for Minnesota Republicans to unite behind Donald Trump.

Privately, however, some party leaders, both here and across the country, worry that having Trump at the top of the ticket will hurt other Republican candidates. 240 more words

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Jury Hears Secret Recordings By FBI Informant In Terror Trial

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Secret recordings made by a paid informant were played in court Thursday in the trial of three Twin Cities men accused of trying to join ISIS. 348 more words

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Paid FBI Informant Takes The Stand In Terror Trial

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The star prosecution witness in the trial of three young Minnesota terror suspects took the stand Wednesday. Prosecutors say he initially tried to join ISIS. 271 more words

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Prosecutors Try To Link Terror Suspects With Known ISIS Fighter

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A brief testimony from the sister of a known ISIS fighter on Tuesday underscored one of the key prosecution points in the terror trial of three young Somali-Americans from Minnesota — that the defendants all tried their hardest to join the fighter in Syria. 292 more words

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Talking Points: The Civil Lawsuit Against Danny Heinrich

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The person of interest in the Jacob Wetterling abduction is scheduled to go on trial this July on child pornography charges.

But now Danny Heinrich is facing another legal challenge. 295 more words

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