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Mom seeks info in Saugus woman's 1992 slaying
The mother of a Saugus woman whose 1992 slaying remains unsolved has released a video asking for anyone who has information about her daughter's death to come forward and contact police. Marlene Taraskiewicz's video was released by state police Sunday, 22 years after her 27-year-old daughter Susan was discovered beaten and stabbed in the trunk of a car at a Revere auto-body shop.
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Radical Embitterment: The Psychology of Terrorists
Given recent gruesome events in the Middle East--the unanticipated taking of territory in Iraq by ISIS and now the videotaped barbaric beheadings of two Americans and one British citizen described by Prime Minister David Cameron as acts of "pure evil "--I can't help but recall something I wrote on this subject back in 2006 in the Preface to my book Anger , Madness, and the Daimonic : "Indeed, there are those savvy political and military observers who argue that World War 111, an inexorable global clash between radical Islam and Judeo-Christian or secular western culture, each side perceiving the other as evil incarnate, is already afoot."
Family, Investigators Seek Help Solving Saugus Woman's 1992 Murder
Twenty-two years after an airline worker from Saugus was found dead in the trunk of her car in Revere, law enforcement officials are renewing calls for anyone who knows about the murder to come forward. The Suffolk District Attorney's Office and state police on Sunday released a video of an interview with Marlene Taraskiewicz, whose daughter's murder remains unsolved.
Atlanta Airport Officials Unveil Plan to Add 6th Runway and Upgraded Terminals
Atlanta is geared to get bigger, but it will likely soon lose its busiest airport crown to Dubai in the next few years.