After Shootout, Police Arrest Ahmad Khan Rahami for NY/NJ Bombs

Passed out in the doorway of a bar
9/19/16 5:17:25 pm
re: #16 Scottishdragon That's because they think they are the only Americans.

A naturalized US citizen of Afghan descent, Ahmad Khan Rahami, has been arrested in New Jersey after a shootout with police. He was identified on surveillance video placing the bombs in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan, and his fingerprints were found on the pressure cooker bomb that did not …

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NYPD Officer Who Killed Eric Garner with a Choke Hold Will Not Be Charged

Another killer cop walks free
12/04/14 10:39:37 am
Officer involved in death of Eric Garner: "It is never [I can't breathe] my intention [I can't breathe] to harm [I can't breathe] anyone [I can't breathe] and I feel very bad" [I can't breathe, I can't breathe, I can't ...

12 Years Later: Remembering 9/11

Heartache and pain that may fade, but will never be forgotten
9/11/13 2:43:42 pm
re: #188 Donna Ballard 'leftynyc' may have went a bit hard on the hyperbole, but I have to respectfully disagree with your response. The NRA hasn't been a sane advocate for gun owners and gun safety in many years; one ...

Remembering 9/11 Eleven Years Later

Remembrance, rebuilding, and continuing controversy.
9/11/12 6:58:41 pm
For me, at least, the feelings I had on 9/11 haven't dulled. Shock, horror, rage, determination. I don't read here much anymore, but LGF was an oasis of sanity in a crazy world at that time. Thank you, Charles, for ...

The Battle for Ground Zero Revisited

10 years of pain, heartache, and now a completed memorial and rising skyscrapers
9/12/11 6:36:40 am
Charles, Thanks for promoting this to the front page. Many thanks for all the years of allow me to blog on this and other important issues of the day. It's been my privilege to present as much information as I ...