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Brad Thor Writes About Timely Terror

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 10.01.2013 | Books
Jackie K. Cooper

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Movie Review: Violet & Daisy

Marshall Fine | Posted 08.04.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Geoffrey Fletcher's filmmaking debut, Violet & Daisy, is the summer's oddest, most original treat. Imagine a script by Quentin Tarantino, directed by Wes Anderson - and you have an idea of just how deliciously surprising this film can be.

Assassin's Insane Toolkit Revealed

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 11.26.2012 | Crime

A North Korean assassin's toolkit of death was revealed this week after the would-be killer tried to murder an activist in 2011. In an exclusive in...

Who's Crazy Now?

George Heymont | Posted 12.31.2012 | Arts
George Heymont

Which messenger from an alternate universe would you prefer to hear from? A ghost who walks at midnight or a suburban nut job who tried to assassinate the President of the United States?

The Wait Is Over: Silva and Allon Are Back

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 10.15.2012 | Books
Jackie K. Cooper

With the release of his latest novel, The Fallen Angel, readers are once more exposed to the brilliant writing of Daniel Silva.

Steven Replies To Spam, Vol. 1 -- Conversations With My Assassin

Steven Shehori | Posted 09.19.2012 | Comedy
Steven Shehori

As I'm sure you're aware, 65 percent of small assassin-based businesses fail in their first year, primarily due to minimal emphasis placed on customer (and in my case, victim) satisfaction.

Teens Defend CRAZY Squirt Gun Game

Posted 03.29.2012 | Teen

Students in Modesto, Calif., say that "Senior Assassins," a game played with squirt guns, is harmless despite an incident that angered a driver accide...

Actor Josh Hartnett Toys With Swordplay in Bunraku and Lives to Discuss It

Brad Balfour | Posted 11.29.2011 | Entertainment
Brad Balfour

Through Bunraku, an archly-stylized swordplay fantasy, Josh Hartnett returns to the genre spotlight. This computer-enhanced tale revolves around a "Man with No Name," and draws heavily on Samurai and Western tropes in an alternate-world dystopia.

Guns and Poses

George Heymont | Posted 08.23.2011 | Arts
George Heymont

Two recent Bay Area productions placed guns in the hands of their actors. While the weapons they used may have shot blanks, their playwrights did not.

Mexican Prison Released Inmates To Carry Out Killings, Prosecutors Say

AP | MARK STEVENSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MEXICO CITY — Guards and officials at a prison in northern Mexico allegedly let inmates out, lent them guns and sent them off in official vehicl...

Dubai: Israelis Will Be Denied Entry To UAE, Even Those With Alternate Passports

AP | BARBARA SURK | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Following the assassination of a Hamas operative, Dubai police will use voice and face profiling to detect Israeli...

Elena Skordelli, TV Presenter, Accused Of Hiring Hitman To Murder Her Boss

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

John Lichfield, The Independent Sigma TV, the second-most-watched channel in Cyprus, is known for its lurid soap operas and equally lurid approach t...

Two Women, Two Potential Assassins Out On the Street

Geri Spieler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Geri Spieler

Two women, two potential presidential assassins, are free today, 34 years after they attempted to assassinate Pres. Gerald Ford.