DECEMBER 02, 2014
Judicial Watch uncovered that Oprah Winfrey’s Chicago studios and the “Sears Tower” (renamed Willis Tower) were the targets of a terrorist truck-bomb plot in 2009. The alleged bomb plotters are Emad Karakrah and Hector Pedroza Huerta, who planned to use a U-Haul-style trailer to carry out their proposed terrorist attacks. Read more about Judicial Watch’s work in uncovering these foiled bomb plots here. Judicial Watch will continue to be an active government watchdog, uncovering information the government should disclose to the American people.
“Citing law enforcement officials, Judicial Watch reports that the militant group resented Winfrey because of her ‘popularity and power.’ “