Repeat hostage taker gets 10 more years added to her sentence after incident ...
Extreme bad girl Serena Nicotine is like the MacGyver of prison hostage takers. The "creative and cunning" convicted killer has used a variety of unusual objects as weapons -- including a pair of glasses, a pop can, a pen and a piece of glass -- during ...
Nelson Mandela: the freedom fighter who embraced his enemies
(A friend of mine who was having dinner with him once at his home in Johannesburg recalled how a servant came in with a portable phone. ... The attitude he adopted towards Reinders was the same one he displayed to his interlocutors in the apartheid ...
The Write Stuff: Flaws of a secular saint
Mandela: from "terrorist" to world statesman
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Not-guilty pleass entered by Jefferson bank robbery suspect
The complaint in that incident indicates that Miller reportedly sold the wedding band of a friend to get cash. In addition, he allegedly withdrew cash from the friend's bank account with her debit card. Maximum penalty for those charges total 18 months ...
Lives in limbo: a family's heartbreak
Sydney Morning Herald
He grew up in the Iraqi capital, under the watchful gaze of his excitable father, Salam, and his older brother, Mustafa, both of whom, along with Marwan, were tortured and abused in prison before the family was forced to scatter across the globe ...