Gates of Vienna News Feed 11/18/2010

Gates of Vienna News Feed 11/18/2010A young woman driver in Australia is on trial for making a false complaint against a police officer. As it happens, the woman was wearing a burka when she was pulled over by the cop, and is now defying the court to prove that she is in fact the person who made the false complaint. It’ll be interesting to see how this one turns out.

In other news, an explosion that occurred yesterday in woodland near Loch Lomond in Scotland may be linked to Al Qaeda. The blast was reported to have caused extensive damage in the woods, and it is thought that jihadis may have been training in the area and testing their explosives. Police and counterterrorism officials are investigating.

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Thanks to 4symbols, C. Cantoni, DF, Fjordman, Gaia, heroyalwhyness, Insubria, JP, KGS, Sean O’Brian, TB, and all the other tipsters who sent these in.

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Caveat: Articles in the news feed are posted “as is”. Gates of Vienna cannot vouch for the authenticity or accuracy of the contents of any individual item posted here. We check each entry to make sure it is relatively interesting, not patently offensive, and at least superficially plausible. The link to the original is included with each item’s title. Further research and verification are left to the reader.
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