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  • Muslim Leaders in DC Condemn Libya Attacks and Anti-Muslim Film

    Muslim Leaders in DC Condemn Libya Attacks and Anti-Muslim Film

    (WASHINGTON) — The Council on American-Islami Relations (CAIR) and Muslim leaders in Washington Wednesday condemned the violence in Libya, which resulted in the deaths of four Americans, including U.S. Ambassador Chris Stevens. “We are shocked and outraged by the killing of the US Ambassador in Benghazi.” Said CAIR National Executive Director Nihad Awad. “It is a crime against humanity.” Awad addressed the possibility that the attack could have been spurned by the anti-Muslim movie demeaning the Prophet Muhammad circulating on the Internet.  “It is a trashy film … it doesn’t even deserve our attention.” Awad said. “The prophet never returned an insult […]

  • Muslim Leaders in DC Condemn Libya Attacks and Anti-Muslim Film

    Muslim Leaders in DC Condemn Libya Attacks and Anti-Muslim Film

    (WASHINGTON) — The Council on American-Islami Relations (CAIR) and Muslim leaders in Washington Wednesday condemned the violence in Libya, which resulted in the deaths of four Americans, including U.S. Ambassador Chris Stevens. “We are shocked and outraged by the killing of the US Ambassador in Benghazi.” Said CAIR National Executive Director Nihad Awad. “It is a crime against humanity.” Awad addressed the possibility that the attack could have been spurned by the anti-Muslim movie demeaning the Prophet Muhammad circulating on the Internet.  “It is a trashy film … it doesn’t even deserve our attention.” Awad said. “The prophet never returned an insult […]

  • Mom of Missing ‘Baby Kate’ to Wed Convicted Father

    Mom of Missing ‘Baby Kate’ to Wed Convicted Father

    (LUDINGTON, Mich.) — The mother of a baby who disappeared last year has decided to marry the main suspect in the baby’s disappearance. The 4-month-old infant known as Baby Kate disappeared last year from her Ludington, Mich., home. At the time, the baby’s mother, Ariel Courtland, accused her boyfriend and the baby’s father of kidnapping the child and “leaving her somewhere.” Sean Philips, the baby’s father, was tried and convicted on charges of unlawfully imprisoning Baby Kate, though he has not been charged with her kidnapping or death. During the trial, Courtland admitted that she and Philips had discussed giving […]

  • College Football Player Says He Was Axed from Team for Gay Kiss

    College Football Player Says He Was Axed from Team for Gay Kiss

    (WAHPETON, N.D.) — A gay North Dakota freshman linebacker believes he was kicked off his university football team for kissing his much-older boyfriend at a game. Before the incident, Jamie Kuntz, 18, was playing football for North Dakota State College of Sciences in Wahpeton on a partial scholarship. He was recovering from a concussion over Labor Day weekend so his coach sent him to the press box to videotape the game against Snow College in Pueblo, Colo. Kuntz’s boyfriend, who lives in Colorado, came to the game and was sitting in the press box with him. At halftime, Kuntz’s team […]

  • ACM Makes Big Donation on Behalf of Top Country Stars

    ACM Makes Big Donation on Behalf of Top Country Stars

    The Academy of Country Music donated $750,000 to their charitable arm ACM Lifting Lives on behalf of the artists who participated in the taping of the ACM Presents: Lionel Richie and Friends — in Concert special. The money was raised through ticket sales to the show in Las Vegas. More than 8 million viewers tuned in to the concert’s CBS broadcast last April featuring performances from Kenny Chesney, Jason Aldean, Blake Shelton, The Band Perry and Luke Bryan among others. For more information on the ACM’s charitable efforts, go to ACMLiftingLives.org. Copyright 2012 ABC News Radio

  • Biden on Libya Attack: ‘Bring To Justice Their Killers’

    Biden on Libya Attack: ‘Bring To Justice Their Killers’

    (DAYTON, Ohio) – Vice President Joe Biden started his speech at Wright State University on a somber note, addressing the attacks on the U.S. embassies in Egypt and Libya, and promising to bring the killers of the four Americans, including the U.S. ambassador to Libya, to justice. “Let me be clear, we are resolved to bring to justice their killers,” Biden said at Wright State University as a woman shouted “Amen!” “And we will work, we will work with the Libyan government and our other partners to do just that.  There is no place in the civilized world for senseless […]

  • Woman, Stuck in Freezer for Five Days, Rescued

    Woman, Stuck in Freezer for Five Days, Rescued

    (TULSA, Okla.) – A woman was found alive stuck inside her freezer Wednesday in Tulsa, Okla. Theresa Christian, 59, may have climbed inside of her deep freezer over the weekend to seek shelter from bad storms and tornadoes, according to Tulsa police officer Jillian Roberson. Christian apparently lodged herself in the freezer and was unable to escape. She may have been there from Friday or Saturday until Wednesday, Roberson said. Wednesday morning, Christian’s son arrived at the woman’s apartment searching for her and heard moaning coming from near the freezer chest. He then found his mother incoherent and with severe […]