David E. Coombs, attorney for Army Pfc. Bradley Manning walks ...
Dec 21st, 2011
(Reuters) - David E. Coombs, attorney for Army Pfc. Bradley Manning walks with his wife Tanya Monestier to the courthouse for the sixth day of Bradley Manning's Article 32 hearing at Fort Meade, Maryland, December 21, 2011. The 24-year-old Manning is charged with downloading thousands of classified or confidential files from the military's Secret Internet Protocol Router Network, or SIPRNet. Those files are thought to have later appeared on WikiLeaks, a whistleblower website. REUTERS/Benjamin Myers (UNITED STATES - Tags: MILITARY CRIME LAW) -
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) - Syrian troops backed by tanks and warplanes launched an assault Sunday on a strategic rebel-held town near the Lebanese border, pounding the area with airstrikes and artillery salvos that killed at least 30 people and forced residents to scramble for cover in basements and makeshift bunkers, activists said. (Source: Associated ... [Full Article]
By Jeff Sneider LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Warner Bros. has hired actor-turned-screenwriter Taylor Sheridan to adapt Howard Blum's upcoming nonfiction book "Dark Invasion" for Bradley Cooper's 22nd & Indiana banner and John Lesher's Le Grisbi Productions, TheWrap has learned. A true spy thriller set in 1915, "Dark... [Full Article]
By Paul Eckert WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will walk a fine line between fostering a U.S. ally in China's backyard and trying to defend human rights when the president of Myanmar becomes the first head of his country to visit the White House in 47 years on Monday. Rights groups and some U.S. lawmakers fear Obama has moved too... [Full Article]