Hastings conspiracy stories won't die

There's a very good reason that conspiracy theories about the death of journalist Michael Hastings aren't going to die anytime soon. Too many things aren't adding up, and now evidence has emerged that Hastings was the target of an FBI probe - probably related to a leak. Hastings sent an email to colleagues just hours before his death in which he said that he was under investigation by the government and that he was working on a big story. KTLA: The crash that killed journalist Michael Hastings was ruled an accident by police, but conspiracy theories continued to circulate on Friday. Hastings, 33, was killed in a fiery solo-vehicle crash in Hancock Park early Tuesday morning. He was best known for a 2010 Rolling Stone article that led to the resignation of Gen. Stanley McChrystal, who was the former U.S. and NATO commander in Afghanistan. Staff Sgt. Joseph Biggs told KTLA that he received an email from Hastings on Monday. Biggs had known Hastings since 2008, when the journalist...(Read Full Post)