Archive for December 15th, 2013

‘Lawrence of Arabia’ star Peter O’Toole dead at 81

December 15, 2013
By

LONDON (AP) — Peter O’Toole, the charismatic actor who achieved instant stardom as Lawrence of Arabia and was nominated eight times for an Academy Award, has died, his agent said Sunday. He was 81.
Read more »

Posted in Apple/Mac | Comments Off

South Africa buries Mandela

December 15, 2013
By

QUNU, South Africa (AP) — Nelson Mandela was buried Sunday in the African ground he loved after a funeral ceremony that included a 21-gun salute and fly-overs by military aircraft as well as a eulogy by a traditional leader wearing an animal skin.
Read more »

Posted in Apple/Mac | Comments Off

Mandela makes final journey home in S. Africa

December 15, 2013
By

QUNU, South Africa (AP) — Anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela has been buried in the African ground he loved.
Read more »

Posted in Apple/Mac | Comments Off

In Vietnam, Kerry takes on a new enemy

December 15, 2013
By

KIEN VANG, Vietnam (AP) — Along the winding muddy waters of the Mekong Delta where he once patrolled for communist insurgents on a naval gunboat, Secretary of State John Kerry turned his sights Sunday on a new enemy: climate change.
Read more »

Posted in Apple/Mac | Comments Off

Sheriff: Colo. gunman had ‘evil intent’

December 15, 2013
By

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — A teenager who wounded a fellow student before killing himself at a suburban Denver high school entered the building with a shotgun, a machete, three Molotov cocktails and ammunition strapped to his body, likely intending to track down a librarian who had disciplined him, authorities said Saturday.
Read more »

Posted in Apple/Mac | Comments Off