Syria authorities, opposition trade blame in civilian deathsBy
Dozens are killed in Homs, possibly as part of a grisly PR campaign. Hillary Rodham Clinton criticizes Syria’s Bashar Assad and spars with a Russian diplomat.
Dozens of civilians were murdered in the strife-torn city of Homs, the Syrian government and opposition activists said Monday, as diplomats in New York and elsewhere struggled to forge terms for a possible cease-fire.
from By Patrick J. McDonnell, Los Angeles Times