Israel marks mass grave sites, just in case

Israel’s National Planning and Building Board ruled Tuesday to designate eight sites across Israel as mass burial sites in case of a nationwide disaster, such as a catastrophic earthquake. The Board’s dire premise is that such a quake will result in thousands of fatalities, regardless of its  geographic epicenter. Another work premise is that in… Read More Israel marks mass grave sites, just in case

Stole ID on Facebook and created “Gay girl of Damascus”

Hoax blog writer says he “never meant to hurt anyone”; explains how he created Amina Arraf following repeated failed attempts to write fiction. The author who duped legions of online fans into believing he was a lesbian dissident kidnapped by the Assad regime in Damascus, issued a gushing apology on Monday for what he called… Read More Stole ID on Facebook and created “Gay girl of Damascus”