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Son Was In A Coma For 31 Years, While His Family Stood By Him

AP | JOHN ROGERS | Posted 01.26.2014 | Los Angeles

MURRIETA, Calif. (AP) — Paul Cortez can remember the night 31 years ago as clearly as if it was last week. He had walked into the pediatric intensiv...

Steven Green Trial: A Bargain to Let War Criminals Go?

Gail McGowan Mellor | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Gail McGowan Mellor

As the jury deliberates on the hate-crime slaughter by U.S. soldiers of the al-Janabi family in Iraq in federal court in Paducah, Kentucky, the spotlight is on defendant ex-U.S. Army Private Steven Green.

The Death of Abeer in Iraq: What We Know Now

Gail McGowan Mellor | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Gail McGowan Mellor

In 2006, Abeer Qassim Hamza al-Jabani, only 14, faced three U.S. soldiers alone, soldiers who were intent on raping her, with a fourth nearby.