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  • Man Distraught Over Presidential Election Results Kills Self

    11/14/2012 4:23:22 PM PST · by madison10 · 16 replies
    A Key West resident who police say was distraught over the presidential election results and worried about his business has apparently killed himself...
  • Distraught mother confronts Ciavarella outside courthouse - VIDEO (Kids for Cash trial)

    02/18/2011 7:25:01 PM PST · by Born Conservative · 7 replies
    The mother of man who as a juvenile was incarcerated by fomer judge Mark Ciavarella angrily confronted him outside the courthouse, screaming at him that he was responsible for her son's suicide nine months ago. Sandy Fonzo of Wilkes-Barre was pushed away from Ciavarella by security after she jabbed at him. She had raced to the courthouse from her job in Kingston after hearing a verdict came in so that she could see him taken away in handcuffs. She was incensed that he was allowed to remain free pending sentencing. Fonzo's son, Edward Kenzakoski, had been jailed by Ciavarella when...
  • Distraught Dems grieving on your dime

    11/09/2010 11:33:10 AM PST · by Nachum · 7 replies ^ | 11/9/10 | Laura Ingraham
    After last week's "shellacking" courtesy of the GOP, liberals have been moping around Capitol Hill, stunned that their agenda had been thoroughly rejected by the American people. Don't feel bad for these distraught Dems, as this week Democratic staffers are being visited by support professionals. These folks went around to the offices of outgoing Democrats to help their staff members with resume writing, job hunting, and grief counseling. What is infuriating is that these "counselors" are being paid for by the taxpayers. While your friends and family are watching their savings accounts inch towards zero in the Obama economy, the...
  • Iraqis Angry, Distraught at Aid Worker's Murder..

    11/17/2004 7:58:39 AM PST · by crushelits · 17 replies · 1,371+ views ^ | Mussab al-Khairalla
    BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqis reacted with anger and disbelief Wednesday to news that British-Iraqi aid worker Margaret Hassan, who worked in Iraq (news - web sites) for decades before being kidnapped a month ago, had been killed by her captors. Irish-born Hassan, 59, moved to Iraq more than 30 years ago after marrying an Iraqi engineer. She learned Arabic and became a pillar of support in local communities, often helping the needy in the face of opposition during Saddam Hussein (news - web sites)'s regime. Those who knew her, worked with her or were helped by her described Hassan as...
  • Suicide Is Suspected in Death at World Trade Center Site

    11/06/2004 9:18:41 PM PST · by the_gospel_of_thomas · 66 replies · 2,472+ views
    New York Times ^ | November 7, 2004 | MICHAEL BRICK
    November 7, 2004 Suicide Is Suspected in Death at World Trade Center Site By MICHAEL BRICK young man who told his family he was distraught over the result of the presidential election was found dead yesterday, apparently from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, inside the gated pit where the World Trade Center once stood, the authorities said. The man was identified as Andrew J. Veal, 25, of Athens, Ga. A woman who answered the telephone at the home of Mr. Veal's parents, Jerry and Sharon Veal of Temple, Ga., identified herself as a close friend and said the family would not...