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  • Bride Kills Husband During Honeymoon

    03/26/2014 1:06:51 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 52 replies
    Wednesday, March 26, 2014 An Egyptian bride murdered her husband by hanging him with the help of her brother during her honeymoon on the grounds she does not love him. The woman told police she had been forced to marry that man and that she planned to kill him because she could not live with him. Newspapers said police arrested Bashayer, 23, and her 22-year-old brother on charges of murdering her husband at their house in a small village in the eastern Al Sharqiya province.
  • Obama's Turbulent European Vacation

    06/19/2013 4:40:23 PM PDT · by SkyPilot · 16 replies
    National Journal ^ | 19 Jun 13 | Michael Hirsh
    President Obama's honeymoon with the world is over. What was it, exactly, about Obama's controversy-marred trip to Germany and the G8 Summit in Northern Ireland that fell so flat? Ummm, how about … everything? There were the snarky words from Vladimir Putin, who expressed an almost Soviet-esque distance from Washington in his views about Syria. "Of course our opinions do not coincide," the Russian leader said bluntly. There was the coded warning from Chancellor Angela Merkel about spying on friends, and her and Obama's continuing frostiness over the issue of economic stimulus versus austerity. Above all, there was Obama's vague...
  • Newlywed, 21, busted allegedly soliciting hooker for sex on honeymoon

    05/15/2013 6:27:37 PM PDT · by Pan_Yan · 68 replies
    NY Daily News ^ | Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 7:12 AM | Lee Moran
    A newlywed husband solicited sex from a prostitute while on his honeymoon with his new wife, authorities say. Mohammed Ahmed, 21, allegedly left his blushing bride in their luxury suite so he could meet up with the hooker he'd spotted online — but she turned out to be an undercover cop. Ahmed was busted — alongside 92 other alleged johns, pimps and hookers — as part of the Polk County Sheriff's Office sting.
  • Discovered papers: Hanoi directed Kerry [2004]

    01/29/2013 3:19:13 AM PST · by RaceBannon · 81 replies
    world net daily ^ | Published: 10/26/2004 at 1:00 AM | Art Moore
    memory hole reminder The first documentary evidence that Vietnamese communists were directly steering John Kerry’s group Vietnam Veterans Against the War has been discovered in a U.S. archive, according to a researcher who spoke with WorldNetDaily. Read more at http://www.wnd.com/2004/10/27207/#615wufvA5oZXKuWK.99
  • No Fiscal honeymoon for president Obama [Congress Shouldn't Give Him One Either!]

    11/11/2012 5:40:34 PM PST · by SoFloFreeper · 5 replies
    Reuters ^ | 11/7/12
    The newly re-elected US President Barack Obama will need to quickly secure agreement on avoiding the 'fiscal cliff' and raising the debt ceiling following Tuesday's elections, Fitch Ratings says. The economic policy challenge facing the President is to put in place a credible deficit-reduction plan necessary to underpin economic recovery and confidence in the full faith and credit of the US. Resolution of these fiscal policy choices would likely result in the US retaining its 'AAA' status from Fitch. As reflected in the Negative Outlook on the rating, failure to avoid the fiscal cliff and raise the debt ceiling in...
  • Kate's 'Marilyn moment' in Calgary

    07/10/2011 6:38:14 AM PDT · by Texas Fossil · 56 replies
    Toronto Sun ^ | July 9, 2011 7:00:00 EDT AM | Ian Robertson
    TORONTO - It wasn’t the royal honey ‘moon’ Canadians were expecting. Prince William’s bride had a brief skirt-lifting experience when a prairie breeze hiked her dress almost to the waist. QMI Agency’s national photographer Andre Forget was following the royal couple at Calgary’s Airport when he captured Duchess Kate’s barely-seen Marilyn Monroe moment — far from any admiring crowd. It happened Thursday after the royal couple were flown in a military helicopter from Lake Louise, Alta., where they spent the previous night at a nearby lodge.
  • Lighthouse Point woman accused of domestic violence hours into marriage

    06/21/2011 6:48:35 AM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 24 replies
    South Florida Sun-Sentinel ^ | June 20, 2011 | Danielle A. Alvarez
    FORT LAUDERDALE— Newlyweds from Lighthouse Point spent their first morning as husband and wife telling the story of their honeymoon night — to police. Bernadette Besario Catan-Keeler, 30, was arrested and charged with domestic violence battery Sunday morning. Police said she attacked her husband and bit him.
  • Top-notch boxer Vijender ties a knot with Archana

    05/23/2011 10:04:14 PM PDT · by larradiias · 33 replies
    Larradiias
    Vijender Singh, an outstanding boxer tied the knot with Archana Singh, a software engineer. Archana Singh is from Delhi. A relative of Vijender Singh told a reporter that an engagement ceremony was held on 16th May and the marriage was held on 17th May. A big reception was given on 18th May at Kulawas village. It is also said that another party will be held in Delhi. Only a few people were invited to their marriage including family members, close relatives and colleagues of Vijender Singh. Vijender Singh is the World and Olympic Championship bronze medalist. Archana Singh is from...
  • Wife files for divorce when new husband brings mother on honeymoon

    01/30/2011 9:37:45 AM PST · by traumer · 84 replies
    A WIFE filed for divorce just a month after her wedding because her husband insisted his mother came on the honeymoon. Beautician Marianna, 36, who can only be identified by her first name because of Italian privacy laws, thought she was free of her suffocating mother-in-law after a lavish church ceremony in Rome. But 39-year-old Stefano, a salesman, had secretly booked his mother into the same five-star Paris hotel. The first Marianna knew about it was when the woman turned up at the airport. The wife’s lawyer Giacinto Canzona said: “She wants a divorce because of her husband’s excessive emotional...
  • Advice wanted from fellow Freepers on a Honeymoon trip. Where to go.

    12/27/2010 1:10:40 PM PST · by nikos1121 · 200 replies · 61+ views
    12/27/2010 | Nikos1121
    My son is getting married the weekend of Valentine's Day. He and is wife to be have not yet decided on a honeymoon location. Travel agents are steering them into one of those all inclusive, security fenced in places in Aruba or Cancun etc. I suggested a Cruise, but my son, a plumber and avid golfer, I think would probably go nuts after a couple days without doing something physical. My brother suggest Maui. Staying in San Francisco a day and then flying to there. I say anywhere but Mexico. The drug wars, etc have spilled into places like Alcapulco...so...
  • Forget Polls, Here’s Tangible Proof the Obama Honeymoon is Over

    02/04/2010 9:37:34 AM PST · by Impala64ssa · 23 replies · 1,085+ views
    U.S> News and World Report ^ | 2/4/10 | Doug Heye
    One sign that Washington, D.C., had been home to Obama Mania was the number of independent retailers selling all sorts of Obama merchandise. Every street corner, it seemed, had Obama wares (or Obama wear) for sale. Now, however, most of the winter caps for sale are not emblazoned with the Obama logo. T-shirts depicting our president as a dunking Michael Jordan, a victorious Muhammad Ali, or saber-baring Luke Skywalker (yes, these shirts all existed) are nowhere to be found. This time last year, the Obama Store was teeming with customers. Ideally situated in the basement of Washington’s Union Station, the...
  • Hiking Newlyweds Who Took LSD Rescued After Wife Has Bad Reaction

    08/19/2009 10:53:47 PM PDT · by Uncle Miltie · 174 replies · 5,394+ views
    Fox News ^ | 08/19/09
  • With Arabs, Obama never had a honeymoon

    05/25/2009 1:10:44 PM PDT · by forkinsocket · 6 replies · 536+ views
    The Christian Science Monitor ^ | May 20, 2009 | Howard LaFranchi
    Washington - As President Obama prepares for the highly anticipated speech he will deliver to the Muslim world from Cairo in early June, new polling from Arab countries suggests he has his work cut out for him. Only a small percentage of Arabs appear to have been won over by Barack Obama. There has been some slight improvement in US standing during the past year, based in part on the departure of President Bush and in part on Obama's policies, such as announcing a withdrawal from Iraq and a desire to shutter the Guantánamo detention facility. But one new poll...
  • Revealed: British swine flu victims are newlyweds who caught virus on Mexican honeymoon

    The two Britons suffering from swine flu are newlyweds who spent their honeymoon in Mexico, it was revealed today. Just weeks ago, Iain Askham, 27, and his new wife Dawn, 24, tied the knot and set off to Cancun for a dream holiday. But days after returning, they started feeling sick and have now found themselves at the heart of a possible global flu pandemic. The Askhams fell ill after returning from Mexico last Tuesday, where the outbreak of the H1N1 strain is believed to have first crossed from pigs to people. The couple, from Polmont, near Falkirk, flew home...
  • Scottish couple gets swine flu on honeymoon

    04/28/2009 9:00:12 AM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 13 replies · 831+ views
    AP on Yahoo ^ | 4/28/09 | Jennifer Quinn - ap
    LONDON – They went to Mexico for their honeymoon, they came back with swine flu. A Scottish couple who are Britain's first confirmed cases of swine flu had just returned from their Mexican honeymoon, neighbors confirmed Tuesday. Dawn and Iain Askham became ill over the weekend, a few days after returning from Cancun. .
  • Is the Obama honeymoon over?

    03/13/2009 7:00:43 AM PDT · by meandog · 22 replies · 1,243+ views
    Canadian Chronicle-Herald ^ | March 12 | BOGDAN KIPLING
    PRESIDENT Barack Obama is a whirlwind, a political miracle, a man of action on multiple fronts. He fits several moulds without straining. The moulds are easily explained. As a successful politician, he strives to appeal to as many voters as he can. For independents, he is inclusive. He is digestible to more Republicans than any survey shows. For his own party’s faithful, he is all things to all of them. Mr. Obama’s gambit is harder than it appears. As is their tradition, Democrats are split in fractious wings and flying off in all directions at once. Left liberals demand nanny-state...
  • http://axisofright.com/2009/03/03/how-much-patience-do-the-american-people-have/

    03/03/2009 9:48:48 AM PST · by SalAOR · 3 replies · 306+ views
    Axis of Right ^ | 3/3/2009 | Sal
    A new President is traditionally given a honeymoon period by the majority of the American people. In normal times, the American people look to a new President with good wishes, and give him the benefit of the doubt when it comes to policy within the first three months or so of an administration. These, however, are not normal times, and I wonder just how far the patience of the American People will extend. Those who rave about Obama’s sky-high approval ratings are not looking at the historical record. Afer a little more than a month in office, Obama’s approval ratings...
  • Honeymoon or Obama? (A Man's Difficult Choice)

    01/15/2009 4:28:38 AM PST · by Loyalist · 18 replies · 602+ views
    Halifax Chronicle-Herald ^ | January 15, 2009 | John Gillis
    Drummer Glenn Fraser is set to go on his honeymoon next week, but not before a gut-wrenching decision on whether to go to Washington to play for Barack Obama. (JEFF HARPER / Staff) After much hand-wringing, a Halifax hand drummer is passing up the chance to play at a ball celebrating the inauguration of Barack Obama, because he can’t postpone a travel package that’s booked for the same day. Complicating things for Glenn Fraser, who plays the djembe in the Maritime Centre for African Dance trio, is that the trip to Cuba, beginning Sunday, is a honeymoon paid for by...
  • Scuba diver accused of murdering wife by allowing her to drown during Great Barrier Reef honeymoon

    11/28/2008 4:08:08 PM PST · by BGHater · 65 replies · 3,052+ views
    Daily Mail ^ | 28 Nov 2008 | Richard Shears
    An American scuba diver has been charged with murdering his wife by drowning her during their honeymoon at the Great Barrier Reef. The move allows authorities to begin the process of extraditing David Gabriel Watson, of Birmingham, Alabama, to face the charges in Australia. Watson's wife, Christina Watson, drowned on October 22, 2003, while the couple was diving at a shipwreck off Queensland's coast, eleven days after their wedding. The body of Tina Watson (circled) lies on the sea bed after her husband had swum to the surface The alleged murder only came to light after a photograph showing Mrs...
  • Honeymoon ends in attempted murder charge

    05/28/2008 6:29:27 AM PDT · by KeyLargo · 28 replies · 574+ views
    The Times Northwest Indiana ^ | May 28, 2008 | CHAS REILLY
    Honeymoon ends in attempted murder charge BY CHAS REILLY creilly@nwitimes.com 219.662.5324 | Wednesday, May 28, 2008 MERRILLVILLE | A 37-year-old Chicago man is accused of attempting to kill his wife after holding her head underwater and biting flesh off her arm Friday while they were on their honeymoon at a Merrillville Days Inn. Jose Cuevas Jr. was charged Tuesday with attempted murder, aggravated battery, criminal deviate conduct and battery in Lake County Criminal Court. Merrillville police Sgt. Jeff Rice said Cuevas and his wife, also of Chicago, were staying at the hotel, 1350 E. 83rd Ave., when Cuevas made unwanted...