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posted: 5/6/2013 7:08 PM

FBI: Minnesota raid disrupts planned terror attack

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  • This May 3 photo shows authorities with Buford Rogers, right, during a raid on a mobile home in Montevideo, Minn. Authorities said Monday that Rogers was arrested, charged with one count of being a felon in possession of a firearm, and that the agency believes is disrupted a potential terror attack after a search of the home turned up Molotov cocktails, suspected pipe bombs and firearms.

    This May 3 photo shows authorities with Buford Rogers, right, during a raid on a mobile home in Montevideo, Minn. Authorities said Monday that Rogers was arrested, charged with one count of being a felon in possession of a firearm, and that the agency believes is disrupted a potential terror attack after a search of the home turned up Molotov cocktails, suspected pipe bombs and firearms.
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FBI officials said Monday that they foiled a terrorism attack that was being planned in a small western Minnesota town, but they offered no details about the exact targets of the attack -- or the motive of the man accused of having a cache of explosives and weapons in a mobile home.

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