This Week’s Top Stories [AUDIO]
Kenyan Mall Attack. . .
Last Saturday’s terrorist attack on a mall in Nairobi, Kenya claimed the lives of more than 70 people. Since then, we’ve learned more about al-Shabab, the al-Qaida affiliate that carried out the deadly strike.
American Terrorists. . .
The group claiming responsibility for the attack in Kenya is no stranger to U-S anti-terrorism officials. Al-Shabab has been recruiting followers all over the world, including here in the United States. So what tools and tactics did they employ to recruit U-S members into their ranks?
Jesus of Nazareth. . .
Illiterate peasant, woodworker, zealot … they’re surprising descriptors for a man usually referred to as a prophet, a reformer and even the Messiah. Reza Aslan is the author of a new book titled “Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth.” In it, he explores not the divine Jesus, but the one of history.
ABC News Fixer. . .
It’s happened to most of us at one time or another … getting hit by a bank overdraft fee.