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9/11 Memorial

We tried to go up to the observatory in the new World Trade Center tower today. We didn’t. We’ll try again tomorrow. Unrelated to why we didn’t go up, my wife and I both had some difficulty while waiting in line for tickets. 423 more words

Photography

CIA photos of ‘black sites’ could complicate Guantanamo trials - The Washington Post

CIA photos of ‘black sites’ could complicate Guantanamo trials – The Washington Post.

In this Nov. 21, 2013, photo reviewed by the U.S. military, dawn arrives at the now closed Camp ­X-Ray, which was used as the first detention facility for suspected militants at Guantanamo Bay. 1,115 more words

Terrorism

Fake Facebook Tornado Warning Leaves Butler County Officials Upset

BUTLER COUNTY (KDKA) — A Facebook post about a “fake” tornado warning had emergency officials in Butler County very upset today.

Their fear was that people wouldn’t realize it was fake, and would panic. 385 more words

News

The Danger of Being Me

I  don’t know why, but I’m prone to slightly comical situations in times of peril. I have managed to maim many a bird with my car. 1,103 more words

Listen to 911 calls that resulted in capture of escaped convict in Davidson County

DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. — A convict who escaped from a North Carolina prison over the weekend is now behind bars at the Davidson County Jail. 271 more words

News

Airline Operation Manager Working On 9/11 Charged With Traveling To Pittsburgh For Sex With Woman & Girl

PITTSBURGH (KDKA/AP) – An American Airlines operations manager who was among the few people to learn of the first 9/11 hijacking before the jet struck the World Trade Center has been arrested near Pittsburgh in an online child-sex sting. 410 more words

News

The PM and the Caliph: An Existential Co-Existence???

Following the recent terrorist outrage on a Tunisian beach killing scores of British holidaymakers, David Cameron now feels at ease and able to reveal his true foreign and domestic policy programme to the world at large. 587 more words

Current Affairs