A 14-year old boy was reportedly a victim of the "massive and unprecedented” U.S. drone bombing campaign in Yemen over the weekend. The drone strikes were ordered to assassinate high-ranking leaders of the terrorist group Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula, or AQAP. Show More Summary
CASTROVILLE, Calif. — A late Easter and an early start for peak artichoke production meant holiday tables laden with California’s official state vegetable relied more this year on medium and smaller sizes.
JINDO, South Korea (AP) — A bicycle, never ridden. A lipstick prank pulled off by old friends. Mother-daughter conversations that now burn in the memory, laden with regret.
Peaches Geldof, a British model, TV personality and writer, was laid to rest Monday in southern England in a brightly decorated casket that on one side reflected her life as a wife and mother of two.
What’s a criminal lawyer to do when witnesses are about to testify that his client, an Islamist cleric who called Osama Bin Laden a “hero,” stored weapons and gas masks in his mosque, sent followers to a training camp where the curriculum included throat cutting, sent a jihadist to Afghanistan and not only mounted an attack in Yemen but admitted his involvement on tape?
Red Mosque Radicals are Back in the news— Veiled female students of an Islamic seminary Jamia Hafsa hold bamboo battons as they chant slogans during a protest demanding the release of their teachers from police custody, Wednesday, March 28, 2007, … Continue reading ?
You know how memorial libraries are: They're always named after some obscure historical figure, deep-pocketed donor, or international terrorist mastermind. If that last one sounds out of place to you, you must not live in Islamabad, where a prominent Islamic seminary for girls has just renamed its library the "Library...
The school in question is a seminary run by a Muslim cleric. Abdul Qadir, a spokesman for Maulana Abdul Aziz, confirmed that the all-girls madrassa in Pakistan’s capital had recognized the slain al Qaeda leader “in honor of his martyrdom.” Bin Laden was slain by U.S. Navy SEALs in nearby Abbottabad in 2011. “Around six […]
Most didn’t notice the new library at this Islamic seminary for girls near Pakistan’s capital, until locals saw the paper sign in Urdu posted on its wooden door: “Library of Osama bin Laden, the Martyr.” Cleric Maulana Abdul Aziz, aShow More Summary
The sign outside the tiny reading room at a school for girls refers to the late al-Qaida leader as a martyr. A school spokesman calls the terrorist leader a hero.
President Barack Obama will be remembered for a host of reasons when he steps down from office at the beginning of 2017 — collaring Osama bin Laden, passing the Affordable Care Act — but a prominent reason is likely to be his "evolving"...Show More Summary
Holy fcking sht this is fcking funny! Okay, so we just channeled a little bit of the record breaking F-bomb laden The Wolf of Wall Street, but that doesn't make the above statement any less true! The fine folk over at ScreenJunkies have done it again, and have given us the Honest Trailer for Scorsese's latest that [...]
What if the United States has been waging the wrong war against the wrong enemy for the last 13 years in Afghanistan? Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times journalist Carlotta Gall concludes just that in her new book, The Wrong Enemy: America in Afghanistan, 2001-2014. Show More Summary
ABA Journal: Lawyer Who Represented Terrorism Suspects Pleads Guilty to Tax Charge Legal Insurrection: Hamas’ Attorney, Stanley Cohen, Pleads Guilty to Tax Offenses, by William A. Jacobson (Cornell) New York Daily News: Lawyer Who Defended Osama Bin Laden's Son-in-Law to Plead Guilty to Tax Charge to End 'Witchhunt' New York...
“I always wanted to be famous, but I meant like Demi Lovato famous, not Osama bin laden famous."
One now time-honored tradition for new business funding is the business plan competition. But often they're laden with limitations or college registration requirements that make them irrelevant to most founders. 43North is a bit different. Show More Summary
"They had a special desk that knew where bin Laden was."
Stanley Cohen said he was copping the plea to end a years-long 'witchhunt' by federal prosecutors. He said he expects to be sentenced to 18 months in prison and to lose his law license.
By Leo Babauta I’ve tried a lot of types of exercise, but by far the most effective exercise in terms of results for time spent is heavy barbell lifts. For 10-15 minutes of lifting a barbell laden with weights, I get a better physique, improved health, more strength and muscle, less bodyfat. I’ve spent hours […]
Rolling Stone demonstrated their historical inaccurate perception of the U.S. Constitution when they botched Julia Louis-Dreyfus’ risque cover on the upcoming issue of the entertainment magazine. The U.S. Constitution – laden with various...Show More Summary