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US shooter armed with extensive weapons

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This 2005 photo provided by neighbor Barbara Frey and verified by Richard Novia, shows Adam Lanza. Authorities have identified Lanza as the gunman who killed his mother at their home and then opened fire Friday, Dec. 14, 2012, inside an elementary school in Newtown, Conn., killing 26 people, including 20 children, before killing himself. Novia was the school district's former head of security and he advised the school technology club that Adam and his older brother belonged to. (AP Photo/Barbara Frey)

The gunman in the Newton, Connecticut, school shooting was prepared for a massacre.

Posted: December 16th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

US shooting victims hit multiple times; IDs out

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The victims of the U.S. school shooting were shot multiple times by semiautomatic rifle, the medical examiner said Saturday, and he called the injuries “devastating.”

Posted: December 16th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Al-Qaida bomber leaves behind a fingerprint

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WASHINGTON — The FBI has a fingerprint and forensic evidence linking Al-Qaeda’s top bomb maker in Yemen to a trio of explosive devices used in recent attacks on the United States, tangible reminders that Osama bin Laden’s death has not eliminated the threat from the group’s most active and dangerous franchise. Investigators have pulled a […]

Posted: May 24th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

One unwary phone call led US to bin Laden doorstep

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WASHINGTON—When one of Osama bin Laden’s most trusted aides picked up the phone last year, he unknowingly led US pursuers to the doorstep of his boss, the world’s most wanted terrorist. That phone call, recounted Sunday by a US official, ended a years-long search for bin Laden’s personal courier, the key break in a worldwide […]

Posted: May 3rd, 2011 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Bin Laden buried at sea— official


WASHINGTON—A US official says Osama bin Laden has been buried at sea. After bin Laden was killed in a raid by US forces in Pakistan, senior administration officials said the body would be handled according to Islamic practice and tradition. That practice calls for the body to be buried within 24 hours, the official said. […]

Posted: May 2nd, 2011 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »