Aug 06, 2009 -European animal rights extremists have targeted the CEO of a Swiss pharmaceutical giant in a string of attacks to intimidate the company into cutting ties with a research laboratory that provides product testing on animals.
Jul 15, 2009 -Mexican police found the bodies of 12 off-duty military intelligence officers murdered by an "ultra-violent" Mexican drug cartel in the western state of Michoacan Monday night, reports The Washington Post.
Mar 04, 2009 -In an audacious commando-style raid reminiscent of the November attacks against Mumbai, terrorists in Lahore, Pakistan, yesterday attacked a bus full of Sri Lankan cricket players wounding seven players and killing eight, mostly police officers.
Jan 14, 2009 -As part of a time-honored tradition, President-elect Barack Obama will make his way down Pennsylvania Ave. toward his swearing-in ceremony at the Capitol in a newly-christened armored limousine.
Jan 06, 2009 -The environmental organizations Greenpeace and Friends of the Earth have sent the Secret Service a letter asking the agency to switch President-elect Barack Obama's arrival into Washington, D.C., by train on the weekend before Inauguration Day to a safer mode of transportation.