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Articles from the November 20, 2017 edition

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  • Charles Manson, America's Most Famous Serial Killer, Dies

    Observer Staff|Nov 20, 2017

    Charlies Manson died tonight, in prison. He was most famous as the instigator of the Tate-Labianca murders, in which the Manson Family killed the pregnant wife of filmmaker Roman Polanski. By doing so, Manson hoped to set fire to the U.S., start a race war, and somehow save the world. i.e. he was nuts. Charles Manson, 83, was an American criminal and former cult leader who led what became known as the Manson Family, a quasi-commune that arose in California in the late 1960s. Manson's followers...

  • Benazir Bhutto, Twice Prime Minister of Pakistan, Slain by an Assassin, Recalled by Author

    Ron Irwin, Observer Staff Writer|Nov 20, 2017

    In the afternoon of December 27th 2007 former Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto gave a speech at a Pakistan Peoples Party rally held in Rawalpindi's Liaquat National Bagh. After delivering her speech she, Benazir, entered a bullet proof car and departed the area. Along her route there was a man on a mission. As the car with Benazir approached the location of that man Benazir opened the top hatch of the vehicle so she could stand up and wave to the assembled crowd. It was then that the man...