David Headley

David Headley (Credit: New Delhi Television)

David Headley Gets 35 Years For Role In Mumbai Terror Attack

Chicago native David Headley was sentenced to 35 years in prison on Thursday for his role in the 2008 terrorist attack in Mumbai, India, and for planning another attack in Copenhagen, Denmark.

01/24/2013

Smoke and flames billow out from The Taj Mahal hotel in Mumbai on Nov. 29, 2008. Indian commandos have killed the last Islamic militants holed up inside Mumbai's Taj Mahal hotel. (Credit: Sajjad Hussain/AFP/Getty Images)

Why Chicago Terror Trial Is So Important–But Few Here Are Paying Attention

It has been called the biggest terror trial ever in Chicago. But it’s even bigger overseas.

CBS Chicago–06/01/2011

Tahawwur Rana (Credit: CBS)

Witness: Al-Qaida Militant Wanted To Attack Defense Contractor

An admitted American terrorist who is the government’s star witness in the trial of a Chicago businessman accused in the deadly 2008 Mumbai attacks said Tuesday that another militant with ties to al-Qaida had once plotted to attack U.S. defense contractor Lockheed Martin.

CBS Chicago–05/31/2011

Smoke and flames billow out from The Taj Mahal hotel in Mumbai on Nov. 29, 2008. Indian commandos have killed the last Islamic militants holed up inside Mumbai's Taj Mahal hotel. (Credit: Sajjad Hussain/AFP/Getty Images)

Prosecutors Unveil ‘Home Videos’ Of Alleged Terror Associate

Newly released, amateurish “home videos” from a terrorist scouting sites to attack seem a little bit charming — and a whole lot chilling. They came out Thursday in federal court, where a Chicago businessman faces terrorist conspiracy charges, CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley reports.

05/26/2011

FBI

Chicago Terrorism Trial On Track For February

Prosecutors and defense attorneys say they’re on track for a February trial of a Chicago businessman charged in connection with 2008 terrorist attacks in India.

12/06/2010