Midweek News Nibbles

Find out what’s happening outside our bubble after the cut. 

Iranian embassy in Beirut, Lebanon attacked by suicide bombers, 32 dead. (via Reuters)

J.P. Morgan Chase may face a $13 billion settlement to the U.S. government for playing fast and loose with the world economy. (via Reuters)

Virginia State Senator Creigh Deeds is in critical condition after being stabbed. It’s suspected he was stabbed by his son, who then committed suicide. (via Gawker, via AP)

Batkid happened, and we got more hero than we deserve. Our very good friends at Clever Girls Collective were a huge part of planning and executing this on Twitter. (via Vimeo, CNBC)

Actress Brittany Murphy, who died in 2009, may have been murdered, along with her husband. (via Pajiba)

By [E] Selena MacIntosh*

Selena MacIntosh is the owner and editor of Persephone Magazine. She also fixes it when it breaks. She is fueled by Diet Coke, coffee with a lot of cream in it, and cat hair.

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