Lindt cafe gunman Man Haron Monis was known to the FBI as someone who could 'incite violence' FIVE YEARS before he took 18 people hostage in siege Man Haron Monis, the gunman who held 18 people hostage Sydney's Lindt Cafe in 2014, was known to the FBI for five years before the siege. The 52-year-old was described by agents as someone who could 'incite others to violence' in an official document ... 05/18/2016 - 10:27 am | View Link
Fallujah residents suffer under siege BAGHDAD — Abu Jassim can only afford to provide one meal a day for his seven-member family — usually a stew made of locally grown leafy green vegetables or rice with a small portion of flat bread. “We are experiencing the agony of starvation for the ... 04/29/2016 - 7:36 pm | View Link
Library occupied in 'siege' against Lambeth Blairite cutters How can you study in silence next to cross trainers and kettlebells? At the start of the occupation, activists were defending the site in shifts, and continuing to run services for the community. But police have now sealed off the building. They are not ... 04/4/2016 - 4:10 am | View Link
Kabul attack ends in deadly siege Several people have been killed in an attack on a guest house near the Spanish embassy in Kabul. Rough cut (no reporter narration). ROUGH CUT - NO REPORTER NARRATION Afghan security forces suppressed a suicide attack on a guest house near the Spanish ... 12/11/2015 - 11:47 am | View Link
What Mark Zuckerberg needs to know about Earthquake reconstruction in Nepal, day 13 of petrol siege “I could possibly make more at this time. But since it requires heavy labour, I am not in the physical condition to work for long shifts,” said Bahadur Lama, 41, waiting for passengers in Sundhara. http://kathmandupost.ekantipur.com/... Who would have ... 10/5/2015 - 5:48 pm | View Link
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Lindt Cafe manager Tori Johnson force to read words of Man ... The inquest into the deadly Sydney siege has heard a triple-zero phone call made by Lindt Cafe manager Tori Johnson where he was told by a police dispatcher to 'hang ... 03/21/2016 - 9:27 pm | View Website
Alaska legislators have agreed to pick up where they left off on numerous issues that were unresolved when the extended session ended last week, including the budget and oil and gas tax credits.
Minority House Democrats tried unsuccessfully for a fresh start on tax credits, arguing for Gov.
The Treasury Department has arrested five people in Miami accused of posing as IRS agents in telephone calls and demanding immediate payment of overdue taxes, a scheme that netted them an estimated $2 million, a top official said Tuesday.
J. Russell George, who heads the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration office, said Tuesday that the five defrauded about 1,500 people.
The IRS has called similar impersonators the largest such scam in agency history.
The House on Tuesday easily approved a bipartisan bill that would for the first time regulate tens of thousands of toxic chemicals in everyday products from household cleaners to clothing and furniture.
Supporters said the bill would clear up a hodgepodge of state rules and update and improve a toxic-chemicals law that has remained unchanged for 40 years.
"Today marks a milestone — for this Congress and for the American people as we make great strides to update our nation's chemical safety laws," said Rep.
The mastermind of a murder-for-hire scheme that originated from business dealings in the North Dakota oil patch was sentenced in federal court to two consecutive life terms, intended to keep him in prison for the rest of his life.
37-year-old James Henrikson was sentenced Tuesday by U. S. District Court Judge Salvador Mendoza for ordering the killings of two business associates.
In issuing the sentence, Mendoza said Henrikson continued to show a lack of remorse
A federal jury in Richland found Henrikson guilty in February of 11 felony counts, including murder-for-hire, conspiracy to commit murder-for-hire and solicitation to commit murder-for-hire.
He was convicted of ordering the deaths of Douglas Carlile, who was shot in his Spokane home in 2013, and Kristopher Clarke, bludgeoned to death in 2012 in North Dakota.