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News Roundtable: November 20, 2015

OPB | Nov. 20, 2015

We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Brandon Mayfield Recalls His Wrongful Arrest In A New Book

OPB | Aug. 11, 2015

Portland lawyer Brandon Mayfield was wrongfully arrested in 2004 for involvement in the Madrid, Spain, train bombings. Now he says his story serves as a cautionary tale about the erosion of civil liberties.

Does Terrorism Work?

OPB | Aug. 10, 2015

A professor attempts to quantify the relative effectiveness of terrorism as a strategy.

News Roundtable: April 23, 2015

OPB | April 23, 2015

We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Artists Rep Shows 'The Invisible Hand'

OPB | March 17, 2015

TUESDAY: The play running at Artists Repertory Theatre is about a futures trader bartering for his life after getting kidnapped in Pakistan.

President Obama Wants Authorization For Military Force Against ISIS

OPB | Feb. 11, 2015

WEDNESDAY: Obama is asking Congress to formally authorize the use of military force against the self-declared Islamic State and associated forces.

Reacting To The State Of The Union

OPB | Jan. 21, 2015

WEDNESDAY: President Obama spoke of "turning the page" in his 2015 State of the Union address.

News Roundtable: January 9, 2015

OPB | Jan. 09, 2015

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Lawyer For Detainees Reacts To The Senate Torture Report

OPB | Dec. 10, 2014

WEDNESDAY: Attorney Gwynne Skinner represents two former Guantanamo detainees. and she's hoping the Senate Intelligence Committee report on CIA interrogation techniques offers an opportunity for accountability.

News Roundtable: October 3, 2014

OPB | Oct. 03, 2014

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Sentencing For Man Who Plotted To Bomb Holiday Tree Lighting

OPB | Oct. 01, 2014

WEDNESDAY: Mohamed Mohamud, the young Beaverton man convicted of trying to bomb Portland's annual tree lighting ceremony in 2010, could face a sentence of life in prison.

Terrorism Suspect Reaz Qadir Khan Released On Bail

OPB | March 08, 2013

Portland city employee Raez Qadir Khan, accused of aiding in a deadly 2009 Pakistan bombing, has been released on bail. 

Portland City Employee Accused of Aiding Pakistan Bombing

OPB | March 06, 2013

A Portland employee with the Bureau of Environmental Services is accused of providing support to a Pakistan suicide bomber in 2009.

News Roundtable: Feb. 1, 2013

OPB | Feb. 01, 2013

We'll review the top regional and national news of the week.

Mohamed Mohamud Found Guilty

OPB | Feb. 01, 2013

The 21-year-old Mohamud was found guilty in a plot to set off a bomb at Portland's 2010 Christmas tree lighting.

The Latest On The Mohamed Mohamud Trial

OPB | Jan. 28, 2013

We'll get an update from OPB reporter April Baer on what's been happening in the courtroom over the past week.

An Update On The Mohamed Mohamud Trial

OPB | Jan. 18, 2013

We'll get the latest from OPB reporter April Baer who has been in the courtroom every day this week.

Mohamed Mohamud Trial Begins

OPB | Jan. 11, 2013

The trial of a young man accused of trying to set off a bomb at Portland's holiday tree-lighting ceremony in 2010 begins this week.

Court Hears Pre-Trial Arguments In Mohamed Mohamud Case

OPB | Dec. 04, 2012

Last week, a federal judge heard pre-trial arguments for the Mohamed Mohamud bomb plot case.

If a Tree Falls

OPB | Feb. 13, 2012

This Oscar-nominated film documents the events and people involved in a series of arsons in Oregon and elsewhere that were successfully prosecuted as terrorism.