Convicted Lockerbie Bomber Returns Home to Libya, a Hero

Abdel Basset Ali al-Megrahi, the only man ever convicted of the 1988 Pan Am 103 bombing, which killed 270 people, received a hero's welcome back home in Libya today just hours after being released from a Scottish jail. He was greeted by a large enthusisatic crowds at the airport in Tripoli, according to The Associated Press. He was alllowed to return home on compassionate grounds, Scottish officials said, after doctors said he is suffering from terminal prostate cancer and may have only...Full Story
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