Archive for June 2nd, 2012

  • Panetta: Pentagon to shift warships to Pacific

    June 2, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta, right, and Australia’s Defense Minister Stephen Smith, left, attend the opening session of the IISS Shangri-la Security Summit in Singapore on Friday June 1, 2012. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E) SINGAPORE (AP) — The...

  • Md. man accused of cannibalism ranted on Facebook

    June 2, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Drapes are drawn shut inside windows in a house in Joppatowne, Md., Friday, June 1, 2012, where a 21-year-old college student accused of killing a housemate told police he ate the victim’s heart and part of his brain after he died. Alexander Kinyua, a...

  • Suu Kyi to visit Myanmar refugees in Thailand

    June 2, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi arrives to address the World Economic Forum on East Asia in Bangkok, Thailand, Friday, June 1, 2012. Suu Kyi urged the international community to exercise “healthy skepticism” about her country’s...

  • UN rights body condemns Syria over massacre

    June 2, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    Fayssal al-Hamwi, Syria’s ambassador to the United Nations in Geneva, attends a special session of the Human Rights Council at the U.N.’s European headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, Friday, June 1, 2012. The Human Rights Council held a special...

  • Danger sign for US economy: Job growth disappoints

    June 2, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Trader Michael Liloia, right, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Friday, June 1, 2012. The stock market suffered its worst day of the year Friday after a surprisingly weak report about hiring and employment cast a pall of gloom over the U.S....

  • Zimmerman back to jail; judge says he lied

    June 2, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Thursday, April 12, 2012 file photo, George Zimmerman, charged with killing 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, right, stands next to a Seminole County Deputy during a court hearing in Sanford, Fla. A judge on Friday, June 1, 2012 revoked...