WOSU News Archives For: June 14, 2004

Somali charged with plotting to blow up Columbus-area mall

12:00AM
June
14, 2004

A Somali national charged with plotting to blow up a Columbus-area shopping mall appeared Monday afternoon in U.S. District Court in Columbus.A four-count indictment unsealed today charges Nuradin Abdi, 32, with conspiring with admitted al-Qaida member Iyman Faris and others to detonate a bomb at the unidentified shopping mall.

Forum tries to clear confusion about Medicare drug cards

12:00AM
June
14, 2004

The new Medicare drug card program has generated controversy and confusion. Monday federal officials tried to limit both as they held a forum for seniors at Ohio State University.