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Armed police surround the area near the Discovery Channel headquarters building during a hostage situation in Silver Spring, Maryland September 1, 2010
Thursday, Sep. 02, 2010

Open quoteI have a gun, and I have a bomb. I have several bombs strapped to my body ready to go off.Close quote

  • who took three hostages at Discovery Channel's headquarters in Silver Spring, Md., on Wednesday; after several hours of talks, he was shot dead by police
Photo: Molly Riley / Reuters | Source: BBC