Considering that the country got its start by shaking off a monarch, America has had a peculiarly strong attraction to political dynasties.
It’s been 50 years and three months since Bob Dylan released his album, Another Side of Bob Dylan, which included the track “Motorpsycho Nightmare” and the lyric:
The CIA tortured al-Qaeda suspects because it wanted evidence that Saddam Hussein was linked to 9/11 in order to justify the invasion of Iraq in 2003. The agency was under intense pressure from the White House and senior figures in the Bush administration to extract confessions confirming co-operation between the Iraqi leader and al-Qaeda, although no significant evidence was ever found.
A Pacific storm causing mudslides and severe flooding has claimed the life of another person while people were evacuated out of dozens of homes yesterday in southern California.