It's that of the year again, when we gather with friends and family around a table laden with all manner of food and feast. Turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, corn, bread, cornbread, gravy, and that one dish that your aunt always brings that nobody really likes but you eat it anyway because it's like the only thing she knows how to make. Show More Summary
In the coming days and weeks, many a holiday groaning table with be laden in a manner I refer to as, “Something old, something new, something borrowed and something cranberry”. Tradition meets newfangled and the nicked, plagiarized or lent hold court with some form of the once-a-year fruit sauce. Mind you; I love cranberries. They [...]
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A son-in-law of Osama bin Laden, who once served as a spokesman for al Qaeda, on Tuesday failed to win the dismissal of a U.S. indictment accusing him of conspiring to kill Americans.
Have you have ever dreamed of entering the world of the Arabian Nights and exploring a land where the golden and salmon coloured dunes stretch from the horizon on to the horizon; discovering exotic markets laden with the heavy scent of frankincense; or cruising ? Sinbad-like ? along a dramatic rugged coastline to find pristine [...]Show More Summary
Doctor who helped find Osama bin Laden faces murder and fraud charges in Pakistan after treason conviction overturned.
Nice work, Barack. The Pakistani doctor who led US officials to Osama bin Laden was charged with murder today. Dr. Shakil Afridi was retried by the Pakistani government two months ago. Today the Pakistani government charged him with murder. The … Continue reading ?
Dr. Shakil Afridi, the Pakistani doctor who helped the U.S. in the hunt for Osama bin Laden, was just charged with murder, based on accusations stemming from an old malpractice case, according to Reuters. The bizarre turn of events comes just as Dr. Show More Summary
And he's actually a mild-mannered father in Australia.
A Pakistani doctor who helped the CIA find and kill Osama bin Laden has been charged with murder in a case involving a boy who died in 2007 after appendicitis surgery -- a move that U.S. officials say may be aimed at keeping him in prison after his conviction on terror charges w …
Pakistani doctor Shakil Afridi, who provided DNA samples that helped the U.S. zero in on Osama bin Laden, has been charged with murder in a case stemming from a surgery performed several years ago. Afridi has faced legal troubles since he helped prove Osama bin Laden was in Pakistan.
More than a dozen schools, two college campuses, and multiple businesses in Decatur, Alabama, were evacuated Thursday over a suspicious package attached to a railcar laden with toxic gas. But rather than explosives, authorities found the package held several pounds of weed. Read more...
Fox News highlighted a new law in Washington, D.C., that will allow the city's undocumented residents to obtain limited driver's licenses, airing segments that were laden with anti-immigrant language but little other information. The...Show More Summary
I wonder if she's angling to get a job on Twitter. I hear they're available. (pic via GoingConcern) On the Internet, everyone loves a quitter. Seriously. Today's hero of not-gonna-take-it-anymoreness is Glory, a former associate auditor at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC). Show More Summary
Cars these days are so laden with screens that have buttons that have menus that hide controls that adjust things you didn't even know needed adjusting. Read more...
We all know how the SEALs helped to get Obama reelected since it was the elite Navy organization that enabled him to use their accomplishments for half of his campaign slogan – the part about “bin Laden is dead”. However, some members of that group aren’t pleased about the way they’ve been treated by their […]
Paolo Benini, a member of the Italian Parliament, questions whether Osama bin Laden is really dead. Bernini said he questioned claims that the terrorist had been killed in a Navy Seals raid two years ago. Bernini, who belongs to Italy’s Five Star Movement political party, was debating why Italian troops were still fighting alongside American […]
After another public outburst laden with homophobic slurs, Alec Baldwin has had his late-night talk show "Up Late" pulled from MSNBC's schedule on Friday (Nov. 15).
Galaxy S III mini maybe a year-old phone but that doesn’t stop Samsung to launch the device again with improved aesthetics. They’ve announced the Galaxy S III mini Crystal Edition in Germany that is laden with 166 Swarovski crystal elements and a design attractive enough to woo the fashion-conscious ladies. Show More Summary
Why exactly would a Halloween costume celebrating Osama Bin Laden’s death be traumatic to anyone at an American university.? If the idea of Osama Bin Laden getting shot upsets you, maybe it’s a sign we should be a little worried about...Show More Summary