Archive for May 22nd, 2012

  • Ex-Rutgers student gets 30 days in webcam case

    May 22, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Tyler Clementi’s parents Joseph and Jane Clementi, look through some papers before making victim statements during a sentencing hearing for Dharun Ravi, in New Brunswick, N.J., Monday, May 21, 2012. Ravi, a former Rutgers University student who used a...

  • Man survives 180-foot plunge over Niagara Falls

    May 22, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Niagara Falls emergency officials rescue a man who plunged over Niagara Falls and survived in an apparent suicide attempt, Monday, May 21, 2012. The man is only the third person known to have gone over without a safety device and live. A waiting helicopter...

  • Obama snubs Pakistan head over supply routes

    May 22, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    From left, President Barack Obama, NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Afghan President Hamid Karzai, Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev and Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari talk during a family picture of NATO leaders at the NATO Summit in...

  • Who will drones target? Who in the US will decide?

    May 22, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Sept. 7, 2011 file photo, White House counterterrorism adviser John Brennan speaks in Washington. The Pentagon is likely to be largely sidelined from decisions on which terror leaders are targeted for drone attacks. The plan, aimed at...

  • After NATO summit, questions about protest mindset

    May 22, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    A protester wearing mask of Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, shoots out silly string during a demonstration outside Boeing corporate offices Monday, May 21 2012, in Chicago, on the final day of the NATO summit. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast) CHICAGO (AP) — For...

  • Fort Hood bomb plot suspect wears mask in court

    May 22, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – This June 14, 2011, file photo shows Pfc. Naser Jason Abdo in Nashville, Tenn. Abdo, a Muslim soldier who was AWOL from Fort Campbell, Ky., is accused of planning to bomb a Killeen restaurant filled with Fort Hood soldiers and shoot any survivors...