Pair identified on cover as 'bag men' want payback
(NEWSER) – We're going to go out on a limb and say that next time there's a terrorist attack on the US, the New York Post will fact-check better. It would be hard to do worse than its post-Boston Marathon effort, which saw it run a cover declaring two innocent running enthusiasts as "BAG MEN" that the FBI was looking for. Now, 16-year-old Salaheddin Barhoum and 24-year-old Yassine Zaimi are suing the paper for libel, negligent infliction of emotional distress, and invasion of privacy, the Boston Globe reports.
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