Feb 21st, 2014
SAN DIEGO — An Ethiopian woman who strangled her 7-month-old son then told police that he fell out of a third-story window in Normal Heights was convicted Thursday of first-degree murder and felony child abuse. baby-court Badasso, 35, who pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity, was found guilty aft...
Dec 14th, 2012
December 14, 2012: A total of 27 people are killed at a primary school in Newtown, Connecticut, in the northeastern United States, after a gunman opened fire. Twenty children and six adults were killed at the school, and another adult was killed at a second location. The gunman was also killed. Decem...
Aug 12th, 2012
In the public mind, sub-Saharan Africa is a region plagued by war, famine and disease. Now it faces a new threat — obesity. It is not a problem widely associated with a continent where millions live on less than a dollar a day. But growing rates of obesity are posing a significant risk to the [&helli...
Jan 19th, 2012
Last year was supposed to be the one of shattered illusions. From “victories” in Iraq and Afghanistan to the springtime for jihad – not democracy – in the Arab world, the Empire consistently failed to conjure its virtual reality into actual being. Yet there is no indication its leadership is prepared...