The Alabama hostage situation has ended. Jimmy Lee Dykes is dead. Luke and Tom discuss the details of how the bunker siege went down. // Superdome officials worried a blackout might happen months before it actually did. // Was John McCain's monkey joke in reference to Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad racist or just a bad joke? After encountering a group of illegal immigration protesters, a Native American man in Tucson decided to protest the protest. You're all illegal immigrants, he said. // A confidential Justice Department memo says the U.S. government can order the killing of American citizens if they are believed to be "senior operational leaders" of al-Qaida or "an associated force." That's the case even if there is no intelligence indicating they're engaged in an active plot to attack the U.S.