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- Using predominantly
Israeli military intelligence, U.N. chemical weapons experts
began their second day of inspections in the eastern Ghouta suburb
of Damascus today. Vice President
Joe Biden has already concluded that there is "no doubt" the
Assad Regime, not the Syrian rebels, is responsible for using the
chemical weapons. Syria challenges the U.S. to
prove it. If the Obama Administration gets its way, experts
expect the U.S. will use
tomahawk cruise missiles against Assad's forces. The U.K. will
introduce a resolution at the
U.N. Security Council today that would authorize action to
protect Syrian civilians from chemical weapons.
- The New York Police Department secretly categorized entire
terrorist organizations so that cops could use informants to
spy on imams and record sermons, often regardless of evidence of
- Dallas police have
adopted a "knock and talk" policy to get inside the houses of
low-level drug dealers. Since May, the 46-member task force has
already made over 500 arrests and seized over 130 guns and 400
pounds of drugs.
- Girls Gone Wild creator, Joe Francis, was
found guilty of choking a woman and repeatedly slamming her
head into the ground. He was sentenced to 270 days in jail and
three years probation.
- Alec Baldwin
confronted a photographer recently. Pictures show the actor
pushing the paparazzo against the hood of a car.
- Several Florida high schools are cracking down on
skimpy attire by banning their own cheerleading uniforms.
- All 25,000 applicants to the
University of Liberia, one of the nation's two universities,
failed the entrance exam after the school raised its admission
standards this year.
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