A woman is taken away by police after fainting during clashes ...
Feb 21st, 2012
(AP) - A woman is taken away by police after fainting during clashes when relatives of inmates killed during last week's prison fire stormed the restricted area of the morgue in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, Monday, Feb. 20, 2012. Work continues as forensic experts try to identify the hundreds of prison inmates that died in last week's Comayagua deadly prison fire. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix) -
Twitter's Board of Directors is no longer 100 percent men, after the company announced the appointment of former publishing CEO Marjorie Scardino to its ranks. The announcement, of course, was published to Twitter: We're pleased to welcome @marjscar to our board of directors. - Twitter (@twitter) December 5, 2013 As expected, that appo... [Full Article]
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BANGKOK (AP) - The leader of Thailand's anti-government protests said unexpectedly that he met the prime minister Sunday after daylong clashes between his supporters and police but defiantly told her he would accept nothing less than her resignation and a new government of an appointed council. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]