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  • Fantagraphics’ ’50 Girls 50′ pays tribute to EC Comics sci-fi legacy

     
    REVIEW Golden-age publisher EC Comics’ rise and fall was tied to its horror titles “Tales From the Crypt” and “The ......
  • Free Comic Book Day: Image offers ‘Walking Dead,’ ‘Aphrodite IX’

     
    For Free Comic Book Day on Saturday, Image Comics is focusing on the past and the present — the publisher ......
  • Guide to May 2013 TV premieres, finales, movies and specials

    Guide to May 2013 TV premieres, finales, movies and specials
    The May TV schedule is filled with finales, but don't think you won't have anything to watch. The Bluths are back! Yes, on May 26 Netflix with offer up all 15 episodes of the new "Arrested Development" with all the sitcom's original cast intact. Can't...
  • Ex-Chicagoan suspected of being Auschwitz guard arrested in Germany

    Ex-Chicagoan suspected of being Auschwitz guard arrested in Germany
    A suspected Auschwitz concentration camp guard and former Chicago resident was arrested Monday in Germany, according to a Nazi-hunting group. Prosecutors in Stuttgart did not name the 93-year-old man, but said he was arrested on "strong suspicion" of...
  • Tribeca 2013: 'The Rocket,' 'Kill Team' among fest's top winners

    Tribeca 2013: 'The Rocket,' 'Kill Team' among fest's top winners
    NEW YORK -- A scripted feature about life in Laos and documentaries about U.S. war crimes and a town in the grip of a debilitating drug addiction were among the big winners at the Tribeca Film Festival's jury prizes Thursday night. "The Rocket," the...
  • Cross-country tour to point out the failure of the war on drugs

    Cross-country tour to point out the failure of the war on drugs
    SAN DIEGO — If there is a more profound and costly failure than the war on drugs, it hasn't come to my attention. In Mexico, an estimated 50,000 to 70,000 people have been killed or have disappeared since 2006, as drug cartels wage bloody battles...
  • KSM & Co. getting what they want at Guantanamo Bay

     
    The "trial of the century" kicks off at the Guantanamo Bay war crimes tribunal Saturday -- again -- with the arraignment of confessed 9/11 mastermind Khalid Shaikh Mohammed and four alleged accomplices on mass murder charges that could lead to death...
  • Human Rights Watch accuses Syria's Bashar Assad of war crimes

     
    Syrian President Bashar Assad was negotiating with a United Nations envoy to end more than a year of violence in the country, his forces were committing "war crimes" in the northwest province of Idlib, according to a Human Rights Watch report released...
  • Two Mexican photojournalists found dead in Veracruz

     
    Two missing news photographers were found dead in southeastern Mexico on Thursday, officials said, marking a grim week for journalists in the violence-plagued state of Veracruz after the weekend killing of a Mexican magazine correspondent....
  • Liberia's Charles Taylor guilty of aiding, abetting war crimes

     
    Former Liberian President Charles Taylor is found guilty of aiding and abetting war crimes and crimes against humanity. Taylor faces a possible life sentence for his role in arming ruthless rebels in neighboring Sierra Leone in exchange for "blood...
  • Former prosecutor hails Charles Taylor guilty verdict

     
    Founding prosecutor the the Special Court for Sierra Leone, David M. Crane, hails Charles Taylor's guilty verdict for war crimes: David M. Crane, founding prosecutor at the Special Court for Sierra Leone, said Thursday’s conviction of former...
  • Kelly Thomas beating: Charges possible against third officer

     
    Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas said he hasn't ruled out filing more charges against additional officers involved in the fatal beating of Kelly Thomas....