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Richard Luscombe

Richard Luscombe

    Feelings mixed over US war crimes ruling
    Feelings mixed over US war crimes ruling
    An appeals court ruling that denied an alleged war criminal from Somalia immunity from prosecution in a United States courtroom is only a partial...
    Trayvon Martin: Black leaders call for civil case as protests grow
    Trayvon Martin: Black leaders call for civil case as protests grow
    Protesters have taken to the streets in the US as black community leaders demanded that the authorities pursue a federal civil rights case against...
    Makeover for fab pad
    Makeover for fab pad
    As the preferred winter retreat of the Rat Pack, the Fontainebleau Hotel put Miami on the map as the capital of cool.
    Cockroaches hitch ride into US with troops
    Cockroaches hitch ride into US with troops
    While they have their backs turned, fighting wars in Asia and the Middle East, it seems that United States troops have allowed a counter-invasion...
    Unusual catch: Cheney's fishy trip
    Unusual catch: Cheney's fishy trip
    He told his wife he'd gone fishing. But when
    Tornadoes shatter southern US states
    Tornadoes shatter southern US states
    The death toll from a series of tornadoes that swept the southern United States was rising on Wednesday night while rescuers continued to sift the...
    Beatles to be beamed across the universe
    Beatles to be beamed across the universe
    The songs of The Beatles have always enjoyed a global appeal. Now one of their best-loved recordings is to be beamed into the galaxy in an attempt...
    Geriatric wiseguy at the centre of Mob trial
    Geriatric wiseguy at the centre of Mob trial
    Frail, wizened and wheelchair-bound with a heart complaint, 78-year-old Joey Lombardo hardly cuts the figure of a ruthless Mafia godfather...