'East Coast Rapist' Caught in Connecticut; MTA Working on 15 Subway Lines This Weekend; Libyan Rebels Fight For Control of Key City
- A man known by police as the "East Coast Rapist" has been apprehended in Connecticut. Aaron Thomas, 39, has allegedly sexually assaulted 17 women in four states (Maryland, Virginia, Rhode Island, and Connecticut). Earlier this week, law enforcement created the aptly named EastCoastRapist.com to catch the dude, who they describe as brazen and cold-blooded.[CNN]
- Are you a person who rides the subway? Then this weekend will suck. [Gothamist]
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