Forensic experts and security forces stand at the scene of a bombing in the Beir el-Abed, a southern suburb of Beirut, Lebanon, Tuesday, July 9, 2013. A large explosion rocked a stronghold of the Shiite militant Hezbollah group south of the Lebanese capital Tuesday, setting several cars on fire, sending a thick plume of black smoke billowing into the sky and wounding more than a dozen people, security officials said. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)
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Man Convicted for Shooting Teenager
"Man Convicted for Shooting Teenager" - New York Times "“This situation was never about race, and we hope this verdict finally dispels the notion that any racism was involved,” he said. “The defense wanted to play the race card, and there was nothing there and the jury saw through that.” -Very upsetting...
George W. Bush was paid $100K for speaking at vets' event
Former Marine Eddie Wright (l.), seen with George W. Bush in a Facebook photo, says it was a "slap in the face" that former President took in $100,000 for speaking at an event that raised money for wounded veterans.
"I have been a witness, and these pictures are my testimony. The events I have recorded should not be forgotten and must not be repeated." -James Nachtwey-
A NORWEGIAN woman sentenced to 16 months in jail in Dubai for having sex outside marriage after she reported an alleged rape says she decided to speak out in hopes of drawing attention to the risks of outsiders misunderstanding the Islamic-influenced legal codes in this cosmopolitan city.
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