There's a new definition of the American dollar.Its been replaced by one that defines itself by its lack of intrinsic value, and that includes all the other currencies around the world.The term "dollar" is an invention of the US government, not a new one, according to a new paper from Oxford University's Economic Policy Institute.Its authors, Mark Zandi and David Autor, say the term "American doll...
The FBI is “most likely” that a person in Boston who is believed to have been a part of a plot to attack a military training exercise in the United States is an American citizen, the agency said in a statement Monday.
The FBI statement does not say if the suspect is an active-duty soldier.
It says the suspect has “significant ties to foreign intelligence agencies.”
“The FBI’s assessment of the suspected threat is consistent with the Department of Homeland Security’s assessment that it is likely that the suspect in Boston was involved in an act of terrorism,” the statement said.
The Boston Marathon bombings, which killed three people and injured more than 170 others, left on Monday night more than 260 injured and wounded more than 350 people.
Authorities say the suspected bomber was part of an extremist group, but they did not say who.
The U.K.-based group has said it was behind the bombing.
It was unclear if that group is affiliated with al-Qaeda or the Taliban.