A car bomb exploded outside the U.S. Embassy in Lima, killing nine people and injuring dozens. No Americans were hurt in the late evening blast, which ripped through a district of upscale shops and restaurants, damaging nearby buildings and cars but not the fortress-like embassy itself, which is set back from the street.
The world should commend you for exposing the blatant mockery of justice in the death of Luc Ethier (“Murder mystery in Kuwait,” Cover, March 18). I am surprised you call it a mystery with all the evidence you presented. If these defenceless Filipino migrants are convicted and punished, the world should be ashamed.
It looks like a shrunken, leather Noah's ark with a long shoulder strap sewn onto its ends. It can still be found slumped on the third step up to the second floor of my parents’ house. Inside, it’s crammed with credit cards, hand lotions, tissues, gum, makeup, half a dozen pens (some that actually work), a cellophane rain hat from decades past, and a cellular phone from the cutting edge of technology.By JENNIFER QUIST4 min
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