1. Penn & Teller on the 2nd Amendment of the US constitution
More than 2,000 migrants landed on Italian shores in January, the government says, compared to just 217 in the same month last year.
Deputy Interior Minister Filippo Bubbico said Italy was subject to an “incessant and massive influx of migrants” in 2013.
He said that a total of 42,925 migrants reached Italy by sea last year, an increase of 325% on 2012.
Peshawar, Pakistan (CNN) — A suicide bomber blew himself up near a hotel restaurant in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar on Tuesday night, killing nine people and injuring more than 30 others, officials said.
Sanaa, Yemen (CNN) — Two soldiers were killed and 14 others were injured Tuesday when a bomb planted under a military bus exploded in the Yemeni capital, Sanaa, authorities said.
The soldiers were on their way to work from another district of the capital.
This is scary.
The Wall Street Journal’s Rebecca Smith reports that a former Federal Energy Regulatory Commission chairman is acknowledging for the first time that a group of snipers shot up a Silicon Valley substation for 19 minutes last year, knocking out 17 transformers before slipping away into the night.
The attack was “the most significant incident of domestic terrorism involving the grid that has ever occurred” in the U.S., Jon Wellinghoff, who was chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission at the time, told Smith.
(Funny. I do not remember this at all!)