News and Politics @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/Channel/c11.asp News and Politics Information and Tips - a collection of hints, tips and information provided to you from the writers of BellaOnline.com en-us Copyright 2001-2005 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Mon, 30 May 2016 16:25:33 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/bella.gif News and Politics @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/channel.asp?id=11 West Memphis Three http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art68004.asp Three teen-agers were convicted for the murders of three 8 year old boys in 1994. In 2010, the teens, now men, were released from prison based on new DNA evidence that was discovered 2007. These men are known as the West Memphis Three. Thu, 26 May 2016 23:59:01 EST American Mafia http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art68129.asp The American Mafia rose to power in 1919 due to the prohibition of alcohol in the United States. The American Mafia as it was, died with John Gotti. Thu, 19 May 2016 23:59:59 EST West Virginia Strange Laws http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art68329.asp In West Virginia, it is illegal to walk your tiger, even if it is on a leash. It is also illegal for a person to hold public office if that person ever participated in a duel. Thu, 12 May 2016 11:59:59 EST