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Posted: November 21, 2012 at 5:17 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “There has never been a battle before with this much booty.” Gen. Ahmad al-Faj of the Syrian rebels Joint Command, a grouping of rebel brigades that was involved in the siege of a large military base Article, 1A Pole arrested in assassination plot WARSAW, Poland — A Polish academic who authorities say was fascinated with Norwegian mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik and upset over the economy has been arrested on suspicion of plotting to kill the nation’s president and blow up Parliament.

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