The two remaining suspects in Wednesday's massacre at the Charlie Hebdo offices are dead.
Brothers Cherif and Said Kouachi were alleged to have carried out the deadly shooting that killed 12 people, including eight journalists, two police officers, a maintenance worker and a visitor.
The gunmen stormed the Paris offices of the satirical newspaper, shooting the senior staff and then continuing indiscriminately. They told witnesses they were from Al Qaeda and trained in Yemen. They executed police officer Ahmed Merabet before fleeing in a getaway car.
The Kouachi brothers were cornered in a print shop in Dammartin-en-Goële Friday morning, where they took a hostage before being shot by police forces. The hostage was rescued.
Simultaneously in Paris, a gunman reported to be connected to the Charlie Hebdo shooters opened fire on
Barack Obama wasn't joking when he talked about the fallout from James Franco and Seth Rogen's comedy The Interview.
The President issued an executive order on Friday detailing strict sanctions agains North Korea after they were identified by the FBI as masterminding the Sony hack.
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These sanctions mean increased financial pressure on the North Korean government, including three organizations and ten individuals named to be associated.
Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew said:
Sad news for the Empire State today.
Former New York governor Mario Cuomo has passed away on Thursday from heart failure at the age of 82.
Cuomo, who governed New York from 1983 to 1994, was a much venerated Democrat whose name topped many lists as a potential Presidential candidate for years but he never sought the nomination.
President Barack Obama honored the late governor with a statement. He said:
Call it karma!
Kim Jong-Un's people recently came out and decided to call President Barack Obama a 'monkey' over his feelings about free speech and The Interview.
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Well, coincidentally, the country's internet is down again!
Previously, when their web went down on Monday, they released a statement saying
It's disgusting that people still use this kind of language!
Much to Kim Jong-Un's chagrin, The Interview was released on Christmas day, bringing people the gift of free speech!
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But the North Korean leader was predictably not happy, and had his National Defense Commission issue a super offensive statement regarding President Obama, saying
Looks like someone is extremely happy about The Interview's release and it ain't Kim Jong-un!
It's President Barack Obama!
When the news broke that Sony decided that it WOULD release the Seth Rogen and James Franco-headed movie, everyone let out a collective cheer with the news.
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Sure it won't be released in EVERY single theater, but it will be released via video on demand.
Well, the Commander in Chief released a statement, via White House deputy press secretary Eric Schultz, and the Prez is pretty ecstatic about the news.