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Paris Flight Diverted To Logan

Posted On August 29, 2014

(Boston, MA) -- For the second time in a week, a fight between passengers over a reclining seat forces a airliner to make an unscheduled landing. Attorney Janet Macnab says her client, Edmund Alexandre, was on an American Airlines flight from Miami to Paris when he became angry when the woman in front of him…

ISIS Waterboarded Foley, Other Captives

Posted On August 29, 2014

(Undated) -- A new report claims the militant Islamist group ISIS waterboarded at least four western captives in Syria, including beheaded American journalist James Foley. A French journalist who was held captive with Foley has told reporters the American also was subjected to mock executions. The Frenchman says Foley was targeted for extra abuse because…

Al-Qaeda Magazine Warns Of Attacks

Posted On August 28, 2014

(Undated) -- Al-Qaeda is openly plotting attacks on major targets in the U.S. A new English-language magazine called "Palestine-Betrayal of the Guilty Conscience Al-Malahem" is calling for Muslims to bomb night clubs in Las Vegas, the Georgia Military College, and the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. The threat comes as U.S. intelligence is…

Report: Body Found In Jerusalem May Be Missing American Student

Posted On August 28, 2014

(Jerusalem) -- Police in Jerusalem say a body found Wednesday may be that of a missing American student. The "Jerusalem Post" reports that police believe they have discovered the remains of Aaron Sofer who disappeared Friday while hiking a forest trail. The 23-year-old's parents had flown to Israel from their home in Lakewood, New Jersey…

Body Found In Jerusalem Is American Student

Posted On August 28, 2014

(Jerusalem) -- A body found in a Jerusalem Forest is that of a missing American student. Twenty-three-year old Aaron Sofer of New Jersey disappeared last Friday while hiking with a friend. Israeli police have not released any information on how Sofer died. His parents arrived in Israel over the weekend to help search for their…