Good morning, today is Tuesday, October 23, 2012.
On this day in 1983, a suicide truck-bombing at Beirut International Airport in Lebanon killed 220 U.S. Marines, 18 sailors and 3 Army soldiers; a near-simultaneous attack on French forces killed 58 paratroopers.
On this day in 1998, Dr. Barnett Slepian, a doctor who performed abortions, was killed at his home in suburban Buffalo, N.Y., when a sniper fired through his kitchen window.
And on this day in 2002, gunmen seized a crowded Moscow theater, taking hundreds hostage and threatening to kill them unless the Russian army pulled out of Chechnya.
As you can see, we're still plugging away with our fundraiser for site upgrades and to keep our servers fed. If you're able to contribute anything at all, it would be most appreciated, and a big "thank-you" to all who have already done so!