Attackers in Bangladesh hack to death Alpharetta b...
by Associated Press
05:12 PM, Friday, February 27
A prominent Bangladeshi-American blogger known for speaking out against religious extremism was hacked to death as he walked through Bangladesh's capital with his wife, police said Friday. The attack Thursday night on Avijit Roy, a Bangladesh-born...

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