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  • People bury the bodies of eight Hazzm brigade fighters, who were killed during clashes with al Qaeda's official Syria wing Nusra Front fighters in Reef al-Mohandeseen al-Thani and the Mashtal area, in Al-atarib Aleppo countryside February 28, 2015. REUTERS/Abdalghne Karoof

By Dasha Afanasieva and Sylvia Westall

ISTANBUL/BEIRUT (Reuters) – The Hazzm movement was once central to a covert CIA operation to arm Syrian rebels, but the group’s collapse last week underlines the failure of efforts to unify Arab and Western support for mainstream insurgents fighting the Syrian military.

  • Australians Andrew Chan (L) and Myuran Sukumaran wait in a temporary cell for their appeal hearing in Denpasar District Court in Indonesia's resort island of Bali in this September 21, 2010 file photo. REUTERS/Murdani Usman/Files

  • Australians Andrew Chan (L) and Myuran Sukumaran wait in a temporary cell for their appeal hearing in Denpasar District Court in Indonesia's resort island of Bali in this September 21, 2010 file photo.

LSU safety Jamal Adams expressed frustration with LSU’s fanbase from his Twitter account after the Tigers’ 78-63 loss to Tennessee in the Maravich Center on Wednesday.

The words from Adams’ social medial profile seem to express annoyance over fans' reaction to the disappointing setback for the basketball team.

“I can’t hold my tongue. LSU fans show no loyalty,” was part of the text posted to Adams’ account.

I can't hold my tongue. LSU fans show no loyalty.

SEOUL, South Korea -- U.S. Ambassador Mark Lippert was in stable condition after a man screaming demands for a unified North and South Korea slashed him

(CNN)Countless tourists have attempted to cram the iconic Burj Al Arab into the perfect snapshot since it appeared on the Dubai skyline 15 years ago.

That seemingly mandatory photographic moment in front of the self-proclaimed "most luxurious hotel in the world" hasn't gone unnoticed by British artist Clare Napper.

The Dubai vacation ritual is among several aspects of life in the United Arab Emirates celebrated by her irreverent collection of pop art.

The former Saatchi & Saatchi graphic designer has turned a satirical spotlight on everything from Dubai's bottomless appetite for shopping to the perils of playing golf at the height of the country's staggeringly hot summers.

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  • Investigators have always wondered if more people were involved in the bombings than just the brothers
  • Former Navy investigator: I think "they had somebody who was more of a skilled bomb maker .. assist them"
  • There was no evidence the brothers ever tested their bombs before using them, CNN analyst says

(CNN)It was a sophisticated attack with sophisticated devices.

Authorities quickly identified the Boston bombing suspects, but almost immediately after Tamerlan Tsarnaev was killed during the manhunt for the perpetrators and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was captured, investigators privately questioned if more people were involved.

(CNN)The U.S. ambassador to South Korea is attacked. The U.S. Justice Department releases its report on Ferguson. And Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's lawyer says, yes, Tsarnaev bombed the Boston Marathon.

It's Thursday, and here are the 5 Things to Know for Your New Day:

AMBASSADOR ATTACKED

Slashed with knife: Mark Lippert, the U.S. ambassador to South Korea, was injured in a knife attack this morning in Seoul. Lippert was slashed on his right cheek and hand while giving a speech.

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  • Hyeon Soo Lim, 60, speaks Korean fluently and has visited North Korea numerous times
  • North Korea has detained Westerners on religious grounds.

Hong Kong (CNN)A Canadian pastor, who went to North Korea on a humanitarian trip in late January, is being held in the reclusive Communist state, his family said early Thursday.

The family of Rev. Hyeon Soo Lim said they received notice from Canadian officials that Pyongyang has confirmed that the pastor is being held.

A New Jersey appellate court says a man cannot seek damages for burns he suffered while bowing his head in prayer over a sizzling steak fajita skillet at a Burlington County Applebee's.

The ruling made public Wednesday upheld a lower-court ruling that dismissed the suit.

The man, Hiram Jimenez, claimed a waitress didn't warn him the dish was hot, but the lower court found the hot food posed an "open and obvious" danger.

The U.S. Ambassador to South Korea, Mark Lippert, was attacked Thursday morning (local time, late evening ET) in Seoul by an armed assailant, officials said.

The envoy was on his way to attend a morning lecture in central Seoul when the attack took place, according to the Yonhap news agency, which had a picture of Lippert bleeding.

Police told CNBC that the ambassador was sliced with a knife near his face, but that the injury was not life-threatening.

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