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WASHINGTON (AP)— The Supreme Court ruled unanimously Wednesday that organizations may not be sued for claims they aided in torture or killings abroad under a law aimed at helping torture victims. Justice Sonia Sotomayor wrote the court’s...
Feb 1, 2012 |Story| Associated PressDec 22, 2011 | Los Angeles TimesWorld NowPalestinians, Hamas, Fatah, reconciliation: Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas took another step toward reconciliation Thursday but remain deeply divided on key issues....Dec 13, 2011 |Column| Los Angeles TimesIn November 1947, shortly after the United Nations voted for partition of the Holy Land into separate Arab and Jewish states, Chaim Weizmann was cited by the New York Times as saying that "the most important work now was to build Palestine." What? To...Oct 23, 2011 |Story| Baltimore Sun"I wish [critics of the administration's jobs bill] had some notion of what it was like to be on the other side of a gun, or [to have] a 200-pound man standing over you, telling you to submit [to rape]." -- Vice President Joe Biden, Oct. 18, University of...Oct 4, 2011 |Story| Baltimore SunI disagree with Ariel Ilan Roth's op-ed "U.S. is Wrong on Palestine" (Sept. 21). I will make a purely legal argument why the U.S. should veto Palestine's unilateral attempt for statehood in the United Nations. The following information is from the...Jul 15, 2011 |Story| Winchester SunThe Winchester SunA¿converted Christian and a former member of the Muslim Brotherhood is bringing his story of conversion and a message — to not fear Muslims — to Winchester. The Rev. Hicham Chehab, who was born and lived most of his life in Beirut, Lebanon,...Oct 21, 2011 |Story| CNNReuters/KTLA NewsSIRTE, Libya -- Muammar Gaddafi made his final dash for freedom shortly before dawn prayers. Libya's leader, a few dozen loyal bodyguards and the head of his now non-existent army Abu Bakr Younis Jabr, broke out of the two-month siege of his hometown...Oct 25, 2011 | Los Angeles TimesOpinion L.A.Last week we wrote on the editorial page about California’s decision to require teachers and textbooks to include some sort of positive message about gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people in their lessons. We opposed that decision -- not...Jul 27, 2011 | Los Angeles TimesBabylon & BeyondMahmoud Abbas, president of the Palestinian Authority, does not seem deterred by U.S. threats of financial cuts or political castigation if he proceeds with plans to ask the U.N. for recognition of a Palestinian state in September. Abbas Wednesday...Aug 10, 2011 | Los Angeles TimesTop of the TicketFull Text: Obama continues the tradition of hosting a dinner after sunset, talks of the 9/11 tragedy....Original site for Palestinian Liberation Organization topic gallery.
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