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Norway gunman ‘showed no remorse’ reconstructing his massacre

OSLO — Kept on a police leash, the man responsible for Norway’s worst post-war bloodshed showed no remorse when he took part in an eight-hour reconstruction of his island massacre, police said Sunday. “He was not unaffected, but he showed no remorse for his actions,” police prosecutor Paal-Fredrik Hjort Kraby…

Pentagon fears for troop safety after poor body armor tests

WASHINGTON — Fears were raised Thursday that five million inserts added to bullet-proof vests given to US troops, currently fighting in two wars, may not meet standards due to poor testing, a Pentagon report said. The inserts made of synthetic fibers known as Kevlar or ceramic are meant to halt…

Student finds tracking device on his car; FBI demands it back

A Silicon Valley college student says the FBI confronted him and threatened to “make things difficult” for him if he didn’t hand over a GPS tracking device he found on his car, says a report at Wired.com. Yasir Afifi, a 20-year-old marketing student at Mission College who is partially of…

Three arrests said linked to probe of failed NYC car bomber

Federal agents arrested three people Thursday in raids across the US northeast in an expanding probe into the failed Times Square bomb attack. US Attorney General Eric Holder said search warrants were executed across the region and “several individuals who were encountered during those searches have been taken into federal…

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