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On 50th anniversary of JFK death — tears, memories, suspicion

November 22, 2013 in Uncategorized


DALLAS — U.S. President John F. Kennedy was remembered as a transcendent leader of a rising nation at a ceremony in Dallas on Friday, the 50th anniversary of his assassination, while bitterness remained for many who disbelieve the offici…continue reading on

Iran says CIA behind nuclear scientist’s killing

January 14, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Iran said today it has evidence that the United States was behind the assassination of an Iranian nuclear scientist this week in Tehran, state media reported. Continue Reading

Obama says Iranian government was aware of plot to kill Saudi diplomat

October 13, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

President Barack Obama says the U.S. can support all the allegations of an alleged assassination plot against a Saudi Arabian diplomat and show the world that it was reckless behavior on the part of the Iranian government. Continue Reading

U.S. aims to punish Iran for Saudi envoy plot

October 12, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The Obama administration was taking its case against Iran to the world today, trying to stir up an international response to charges that the Islamic republic plotted to assassinate the Saudi Arabian ambassador to the U.S. Continue Reading

Assassination of Karzai’s brother leaves power vacuum in south Afghanistan

July 12, 2011 in The Daily Republic

Ahmed Wali Karzai, the head of the Kandahar provincial council, was shot to death while receiving guests at his home in Kandahar, the capital of the province that was the birthplace of the Taliban movement and was the site of a recent U.S.-led offensive.
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Obama condemns assassination in Pakistan

March 2, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

President Barack Obama condemned Wednesday’s assassination of the only Christian member of Pakistan’s government, calling the slaying of Shabaz Bhatti a “horrific act of violence.” Continue Reading

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Original Oswald coffin going on auction block

December 1, 2010 in INFORUM

DALLAS The empty pine coffin that once held the body of Lee Harvey Oswald, and that for three decades Allen Baumgardner kept in a storage room at his funeral home, is going up for auction. Continue Reading

L.A. public school complex opens on site of RFK assassination

September 13, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

The site where Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was assassinated opened today as a $578 million complex of public schools for thousands of students after years of disputes over historic preservation. Continue Reading

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