By Jon Herskovitz
Gunmen Acted Alone in Attack on Pamela Geller Anti-Islam Event
There were no suspects in last week’s failed attack at a civic center outside Dallas other than the two men who were fatally shot while trying to storm an exhibit of caricatures of the Prophet Mohammad, police said on Monday. Roommates Elton Simpson and Nadir Soofi of Phoenix were killed by a Garland police officer…
Real Estate Mogul Robert Durst Arrested in Mystery Killing of Wife
(Reuters) — Robert Durst, scion of one of New York’s largest real estate empires, has been arrested in New Orleans on a murder warrant issued by Los Angeles County, the Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office said. Durst, born in 1943, is known for life twists that led him to be questioned but not charged in the mysterious…
Texas Jewish Women Make History as First Same-Sex Couple To Wed
(Reuters) — A Texas county issued a marriage license to a same-sex couple on Thursday, the first legal certification for a gay couple in the state since its voters about a decade ago approved a measure defining marriage as only being between a man and a woman. By court order Travis County Clerk issues marriage…
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