9/11 liability suit could go to trial
A federal district court judge in Manhattan said Monday that he will
decide whether or not a suit brought against US airlines by families
of several victims of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks, may proceed.
Rewrites History: ‘I Never Said The Taliban Was Eliminated’ Early this morning, during a press conference
in Kabul with Afghan President Karzai, President Bush attempted to paper
over his previous declarations of victory over the now-resurgent Taliban.
Bush claimed emphatically, “I never said the Taliban was eliminated.”
government a danger
For years I have received letters written as elegantly as ransom
notes, advising me of certain worldwide conspiracies. Sometimes
the writing instrument of choice has been a crayon.
Service hit for not reacting quickly to shoe throwing
“A day after President Bush was nearly struck in the head
by flying footwear at a Baghdad news conference, U.S. Secret Service
officials faced questions Monday about how an Iraqi television reporter
was able to hurl not one but two shoes at the president without
the agents responsible for protecting him being able to move into
the line of fire,” Tuesday’s Los Angeles Times reports.
unveils climate change team President-elect Barack Obama named
his energy and environmental chiefs and vowed a new dawn for US
leadership on combating climate change after eight years of Republican