- MTVBashar Assad
says it could take up to a year to destroy Syria’s chemical
weapons stockpile. Germany
denies chemicals it exported to the country between 2002 and
2006 were used in chemical weapons. Meanwhile, John McCain’s
response in Pravda to Vladimir Putin’s New York
Times op-ed on intervention in Syria
focused on telling Russians Putin didn’t respect their dignity
or accept their authority.
- The naval base in Newport, Rhode Island did not appear to
inform anyone else at the Navy of Aaron Alexis’ complaint to
police about voices in his head and unknown persons following him
and trying to attack him with vibrations.
- The Labor Department has
interpreted federal law on private pensions to include same-sex
married couples even in states that don’t recognize same-sex
- FBI statistics
show Chicago as America’s murder capital, with 500 murders in
- The music and movie industries
want search engines to do more to fight privacy and they’re
trying to get Washington to coerce them into it.
- While international adoptions have
fallen, adoptions by foreigners, mostly Europeans, of US
children, mostly black, are up.
- State officials in Hawaii say there’s not much they can do
about a molasses spill, which
will largely take care of itself.
ripped Miley Cyrus’ VMA performance, saying it did not shock
her and that Miley Cyrus can’t dance and has poor oral
- Gwyneth Paltrow
told Chelsea Handler she was addicted to sex after spending all
her time with her.
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