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Libyan amputee charged with aggravated assault

A Libyan amputee has been charged with aggravated assault and possession of a weapon after a double-amputee’s throat was slashed and he was stabbed in the chest. 151 more words

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Rare pause in Tripoli airport battle so Libyan firefighters can tackle huge oil depot fire

CAIRO, Egypt — Militias fighting for control of the airport in Libya’s capital agreed to a 24-hour cease-fire to allow firefighters to battle an out-of-control fire at its oil depot, authorities said Tuesday. 377 more words


U.S. Embassy Personnel Evacuate Libya Amid Ongoing Violence in Tripoli; U.S. Citizens Advised to Leave Country

The U.S. Embassy in Libya evacuated its personnel on Saturday because of heavy militia violence raging in the capital, Tripoli, the State Department said.

About 150 personnel, including 80 U.S. 787 more words


Movie review: Snowpiercer is a futuristic dud (with video)

Two stars out of five
Starring: Chris Evans, Tilda Swinton, Ed Harris, Jamie Bell, Octavia Spencer
Directed by: Joon-ho Bong
Running time: 126 minutes… 596 more words