The Charger Bulletin

Bin Laden threatens US over alleged 9/11 plotter

Liz De La Torre

March 25, 2010

From The Associated Press CAIRO – Osama bin Laden threatened in a new message released Thursday to kill any Americans al-Qaida captures if the U.S. executes the self-professed mastermind of the Sept. 11 attacks or other al-Qaida suspects. In the 74-second audiotape aired on Al-Jazeera television,...

Stray Sugar Beet Pollen Threatens Organic Food Industry

Angela Eklund

March 10, 2010

Does “majority rules, minority rights” apply to the sugar-beet industry? The USDA has been left to decide. More than half the country’s sugar comes from sugar-beets, and nearly all commercial sugar-beet farms use seeds that are genetically engineered to resist herbicides. These plants contain...

In 911 call, woman says Sheen threatened her

Liz De La Torre

December 28, 2009

From The Associated Press ASPEN, Colo. – A woman who identified herself as the wife of actor Charlie Sheen said in a 911 call to Aspen police that Sheen threatened her with a knife. Police released the audio of the call on Monday, three days after Sheen was arrested on suspicion of menacing,...

German tourist arrested in Disney fake bomb threat

Liz De La Torre

November 30, 2009

From The Associated Press ORLANDO, Fla. – A German tourist has been arrested on charges of making a false bomb threat while visiting Walt Disney World. A report from the Orange County Sheriff's Office says 37-year-old Jochen Naumann of Leipzig, Germany, was going through the security checkpoint at the en...

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