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17 December 2017 13:43 (South Africa)

Times Square bomber gets life

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

Faisal Shahzad, the man who plotted to detonate a bomb in New York's Times Square in May, was sentenced on Tuesday to life imprisonment. The fertiliser-based bomb that he'd placed in his car failed to detonate, but Shahzad has stated that he intended to kill at least 40 people. Shahzad was found guilty of the attempted use of a weapon of mass destruction and an attempt to kill or maim, among other charges. Read more: LA Times

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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