Daily Archives: 1, November 1, 2008

Contemporary America: Presidential hopeful’s aunt an illegal alien living in public housing in Boston

From Times Online / November 1, 2008

Barack Obama’s ‘Auntie Zeituni’ made illegal contributions to his campaign

Barack Obama’s ‘Auntie Zeituni’, found by The Times living on a Boston housing estate, appears to have made an illegal contribution to her nephew’s presidential campaign because she is not a US citizen. Continue reading

“The group operated…in at least six states, including New York, North Carolina and Pennsylvania”

November 1, 2008

Gang That Robbed Drug Dealers Included a Real Police Officer, Prosecutors Say

By CHRISTINE HAUSER / nytimes.com

When federal prosecutors earlier this year accused a gang of robbers of abducting, torturing and stealing from dozens of drug dealers, they said some of the robbers posed as police officers. But on Friday, prosecutors said that a real police officer, in full uniform during at least one robbery, was among the group. Continue reading

“Ohio man faces the death penalty for killing his boss and a retired Pennsylvania state trooper”

Gunman convicted in ex-trooper’s killing

By The Associated Press / Trubune-Review
An Ohio man faces the death penalty for killing his boss and a retired Pennsylvania state trooper last year after he found out he was going to be fired. Continue reading