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By Michael P. Orsi
Edward Snowden should declare his patriotism in court
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - Paquirri
Investigators looking into a weekend tour bus crash in New York that killed 15 people are focusing on the driver, a man with a decades-old manslaughter conviction who was not supposed to be driving because he had not resolved several traffic tickets.
"I think something else happened. ... I've been in a car with him several times, and I've never seen him drive crazy ... or swerve," Mr. Rivera said.
His friend and neighbor Francisco Rivera said he was a safe driver.