The People We Said Goodbye To in 2011

This year we say goodbye to addicts and martyrs, survivors and killers. 2011, we’ll miss you and (some of) the people you took with you.

Source:
http://www.good.is/post/the-year-in-death/

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Osama Bin Laden’s Wives Could Be the Key to Punishing Pakistan

One of Bin Laden’s wives was shot in the leg during the raid, but Pakistan “has said nothing about allowing interviews of the wives, who were among the handful of survivors of the raid.”

Source:
http://blogs.villagevoice.com/runninscared/2011/05/osama_bin_laden_wives_pakistan.php

Christchurch Earthquake – The Big Picture

With hundreds still missing, and 75 already confirmed dead, rescuers struggled to find survivors on the second night after a devastating earthquake struck Christchurch, New Zealand’s second largest city Tuesday. The Government has declared a national state of emergency after the 6.3 magnitude quake. Officials estimated there could be 100 people trapped in the CTV building alone.

Source:
http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/2011/02/christchurch_earthquake.html