David Henneberry, a resident of the suburb of Watertown, had been at home under curfew since early hours
At 5.30pm went outside for cigarette and noticed tarpaulin on his 24ft pleasure cruiser had been disturbed
Saw blood on it and thought he could see a body underneath, went inside and called police
Hundreds of police officers, FBI and SWAT teams descended on quiet neighborhood riddling countless holes in his beloved boat
Donations toward buying [...]
by Carl Herman
The Avengers has earned over $1 billion in ticket sales; this colossal amount of money communicates that the story inspires the hero in all of us.
Americans can direct their heroism here:
Because of the tremendous sacrifices of all our families through two world wars, the US authored war law into treaty status; US “Supreme Law” in Article 6 of the US Constitution. War law is crystal-clear: a nation can never use its military [...]
Lourdes Guillen, 25, was shot as she tried to protect her male cousin
Hosts from The View praised Guillen as a hero
Whoopi Goldberg said Guillen ‘almost paid the ultimate price for her act of heroism’
Both Guillen and her cousin, Juan Medina, are recovering in hospital
A production assistant on TV talk show The View was shot in the stomach during an angry stand-off in a New York deli yesterday – all because [...]
by Alexander Gloy of Lighthouse Investment Management
Inside Job At The SNB?
The official version:
“Enormously dedicated” SNB chairman Philipp Hildebrand purchases 500,000 USD days before he devalues the Swiss Franc by 10%.
This plain-vanilla spot currency transaction becomes “water cooler” story at Bank Sarasin (which wouldn’t even open accounts below 1 million minimum deposit).
An IT employee takes pictures of incriminating documents, briefly weighs the consequences of breaking Swiss banking secrecy, deems the latter porous [...]
December 14, 2011
Actor/Comedian George Takei is calling on all “Star Wars” and “Star Trek” fans to band against a common enemy: The “Twilight” saga.
“What’s needed today, now, more than ever, is ‘Star Peace’ for there is an ominous, mutual threat to all science fiction. It’s called ‘Twilight’. And it is really, really bad,” said the 74-year-old who is most known for playing Hikaru Sulu on the original “Star Trek” TV [...]
Prime Minister Vladimir Putin on Monday described leather-clad bikers as brothers and boasted of the “indivisible Russian nation” after roaring into a biking rally on a Harley Davidson.
AFP – Prime Minister Vladimir Putin on Monday described leather-clad bikers as brothers and boasted of the “indivisible Russian nation” after roaring into a biking rally on a Harley Davidson.
The black-clad Putin led a column of bikers, their [...]
Hege Dalen and Toril Hansen. Photo: Maija Tammi
By this point, most of you have heard about the tragedy in Norway a few weeks ago when a Christian Fundamentalist* murdered 77** people and injured another 96. The story has been well-covered by International media and the mainstream press here in the US.
What you probably have not heard about is the married lesbian couple who rescued 40 [...]