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Aug 30th, 2014 by IdRatherBeSkiing last post
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Edmonton teacher fired for giving zeroes for not doing homework, tests wins appeal The... (by SLM)
Aug 30th, 2014 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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9yo girl accidentally kills gun instructor in Arizona
9yo girl accidentally kills gun instructor in Arizona A nine-year-old girl accidentally shot a gun instructor in the head with Uzi automatic gun at a shooting range. The man... (by B00Mer)
Aug 30th, 2014 by Nuggler last post
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Woman working 4 jobs to make ends meet dies while napping in car between shifts
Woman working 4 jobs to make ends meet dies while napping in car between shifts A New Jersey woman who worked four jobs, who sometimes wouldnt sleep for five days, according to a... (by B00Mer)
Aug 30th, 2014 by damngrumpy last post
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Vladimir Putin: Don't mess with nuclear-armed Russia
Vladimir Putin: Don't mess with nuclear-armed Russia Vladimir Putin: Don't Mess With Nuclear-Armed Russia - YouTube Vladimir Putin's veiled threat as he reminds the West Russia 'is one of the largest nuclear powers' | Mail Online ... (by B00Mer)
Aug 29th, 2014 by darkbeaver last post
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New ‘nanobots’ may revolutionize cancer treatment
Seek and destroy: New nanobots may revolutionize cancer treatment Miniscule robots are set to start hunting down cancerous cells in the human body and destroy... (by B00Mer)
Aug 29th, 2014 by Praxius last post
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Driver with ISIS flag leads cops on car chase through Chicago
Driver with ISIS flag leads cops on car chase through Chicago A Chicago man is facing multiple felony counts after he led police on a car chase early Wednesday while displaying the flag of the... (by B00Mer)
Aug 29th, 2014 by SLM last post
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Father Acquitted for Revenge Execution of his Sons' DUI Killer
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Aug 29th, 2014 by B00Mer last post
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Suspect Who Posed As Livery Cab Driver Before Attacking Family In Queens Arrested
Suspect Who Posed As Livery Cab Driver Before Attacking Family In Queens Arrested Fake Cab Driver In Queens Attempts To Rape Mother While Attacking Kids - YouTube NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) Police have arrested a suspect who they said tried to sexually... (by B00Mer)
Aug 29th, 2014 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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UFOs above Houston puzzle Texans (VIDEOS)
UFOs above Houston puzzle Texans (VIDEOS) Sky gazers in the Lone Star State are still scratching their heads as they look for an explanation behind mysterious sets... (by B00Mer)
Aug 29th, 2014 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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Family of triplets with cancer 'overwhelmed' by public support
Family of triplets with cancer 'overwhelmed' by public support Emily Chan and Rubab Abid, CTVNews.ca ... (by SLM)
Aug 28th, 2014 by bill barilko last post
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56 injured in B.C. tour bus crash
CBC News AlertsVerified account ‏@CBCAlerts 56 injured in B.C. tour bus crash. Hospital in... (by Locutus)
Aug 28th, 2014 by gopher last post
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Minnesota ground zero for terrorist recruiting
Minnesota ground zero for terrorist recruiting Terrorist group Al-Shabaab recruiting Americans - Video on TODAY.com LOL, that explains Gopher. :lol: (by B00Mer)
Aug 28th, 2014 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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Cody Legebokoff Trial
Cody Legebokoff was 20 when arrested for last victim’s death | National Post The trial could be finished next week. Its been a big deal here in Vanderhoof. (by Northboy)
Aug 28th, 2014 by Grievous last post
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Proof the Canadian taxpayers federation is dumb
By 2040, We Won't Need Subways | Candice Malcolm What an idiot. Also notice how she didn't mention Rob Ford either.....the one who said subways would be paid by the private sector. (by Grievous)
Aug 28th, 2014 by BaalsTears last post
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26-Year-Old Female Relief Worker Named Next to Be Executed if U.S. Does Not Fulfill I
26-Year-Old Female Relief Worker Named Next to Be Executed if U.S. Does Not Fulfill ISIS’ Demands In exchange: ISIS is also demanding the release of... (by B00Mer)
Aug 27th, 2014 by gopher last post
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An amateur video posted online purports to show Isis fighters setting fire to marijua
ISIS Says It's Burning Marijuana Fields In Syria ISIS Says It's Burning Marijuana Fields In Syria The Islamic State militant group released a video on Tuesday purporting to show... (by Praxius)
Aug 27th, 2014 by B00Mer last post
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Cars in the US might soon be mandated to broadcast speed and location data
Cars in the US might soon be mandated to broadcast speed and location data The United States Department of Transportation is taking the next step towards creating a vehicle-to-vehicle... (by B00Mer)
Aug 27th, 2014 by B00Mer last post
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Space junkyard: New tech designed to combat dangerous trash in orbit
Space junkyard: New tech designed to combat dangerous trash in orbit In an attempt to keep space debris from destroying million-dollar projects in Earth orbit, Lockheed Martin is teaming up with... (by B00Mer)
Aug 27th, 2014 by Locutus last post
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Arrest Made in Mike Brown Revenge Attack That Put US Marine in Hospital
or if you prefer to try and swallow this one below...who is to really say in these troubled times eh: Arrest made in fight that may have been racially motivated ... (by Locutus)
Aug 27th, 2014 by B00Mer last post
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Holocaust chic? Zara withdraws ‘Nazi concentration camp’ pyjamas
Holocaust chic? Zara withdraws ‘Nazi concentration camp’ pyjamas Spanish clothes giant Zara has removed a striped baby shirt with a sewn-on badge identical to the Star of... (by B00Mer)
Aug 27th, 2014 by B00Mer last post
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F-15 military jet crashes in Virginia
F-15 military jet crashes in Virginia An F-15 military jet crashed in western Virginia early Wednesday, according to local media reports. In Deerfield, Virginia, multiple news... (by B00Mer)
Aug 27th, 2014 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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Feds creating database to track hate speech on Twitter
Feds creating database to track hate speech on Twitter The federal government is spending nearly $1 million to create an online database that... (by B00Mer)
Aug 27th, 2014 by SLM last post
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A suicide note that should be read by everyone
When you read the letter that Gillian Bennett left us, you are struck by its abundant clarity of thought and its total lack of self-pity. It is a suicide note that should be read by everyone, especially those who remain uncomfortable talking about a... (by QuebecCanadian)
Aug 27th, 2014 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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Leonardo DiCaprio, tar sands opponents call on Canada’s Prime Minister, Shell CEO in
Leonardo DiCaprio, tar sands opponents call on Canadas Prime Minister, Shell CEO in Ice Bucket Challenge Leonardo DiCaprio ALS Ice Bucket Challenge - YouTube Actor Leonardo Di Caprio and other leaders of opposition against tar sands production in... (by B00Mer)
Aug 27th, 2014 by Praxius last post
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American killed fighting for Isis, White House confirms
American killed fighting for Isis, White House confirms An American fighting for the Islamic State was killed over... (by B00Mer)
Aug 26th, 2014 by gopher last post
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Black cop kills white unarmed man, media hide race
Black cop kills white unarmed man, media hide race While national news media continue to focus on race in Ferguson, Missouri, where a white police officer shot and... (by B00Mer)
Aug 26th, 2014 by MHz last post
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'My passenger is trying to take over!’ Pilot fights off attack by 82yo Christian miss
'My passenger is trying to take over! Pilot fights off attack by 82yo Christian missionary to safely land plane A 23-year-old Australian pilot of a small aircraft repelled an attempt to switch off... (by B00Mer)
Aug 26th, 2014 by gopher last post
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2 Swiss banks to end 200-yr secrecy and publish financials
2 Swiss banks to end 200-yr secrecy and publish financials Two Geneva-based banks that have kept their finance sheets shrouded in secrecy since 1796 will publish their earnings amid pressure from... (by B00Mer)
Aug 26th, 2014 by B00Mer last post
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Justin Trudeau's home broken into while family slept
Justin Trudeau's home broken into while family slept OTTAWA Someone broke into Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau's Ottawa home... (by B00Mer)
Aug 26th, 2014 by B00Mer last post
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CANADA needs this :: U.K. plans anti-jihadist laws
U.K. plans anti-jihadist laws Proposed laws aim to discourage militant recruitment, but some say community outreach is a better approach. U.K. plans anti-jihadist laws - News - CBC Player (by B00Mer)
Aug 26th, 2014 by B00Mer last post
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Israel, Palestine agree on long-term Gaza truce – Hamas official
Israel, Palestine agree on long-term Gaza truce Hamas official A long-term truce in Gaza has been agreed with... (by B00Mer)
Aug 26th, 2014 by MHz last post
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UK Islamist suspected of slaying US journalist ‘identified’
UK Islamist suspected of slaying US journalist ‘identified’ British intelligence forces, MI5 and MI6, say they have identified the Islamic State fighter from the UK suspected of killing US... (by B00Mer)
Aug 25th, 2014 by B00Mer last post
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This bastard should be doing 60 months let alone 60 days!
Mark Webber jailed for internet sex extortion by North Vancouver judge - British Columbia - CBC News This sentence is a joke- no wonder the bullying continues! (by JLM)
Aug 25th, 2014 by mentalfloss last post
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Chiropractic neck manipulation linked to stroke
Chiropractic neck manipulation linked to stroke Controversy over chiropractic neck manipulation has re-emerged after the American Heart Association released a scientific statement that the practice may be associated with stroke. The statement was... (by mentalfloss)
Aug 25th, 2014 by EagleSmack last post
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BREAKING: Active shooter at Virginia's Fort Lee, military base on lock down
Active shooter at Virginia's Fort Lee, military base on lock down An active on-site shooter has been reported at Fort Lee Army base in Virgina, forcing it into lockdown and leading the base to enact... (by B00Mer)
Aug 25th, 2014 by spaminator last post
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New York City day care provider charged with manslaughter
New York City day care provider charged with manslaughter REUTERS First posted: Sunday, August 24, 2014 08:31 PM EDT | Updated: ... (by spaminator)
Aug 25th, 2014 by Blackleaf last post
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State funeral of former Irish Prime Minister Albert Reynolds takes place
The state funeral of the Republic of Ireland's former Prime Minister (Taoiseach) Albert Reynolds has been taking place in Dublin. The Fianna Fáil politician, who was born in Rooskey, County Roscommon, served as Taoiseach from February 1992 to December... (by Blackleaf)
Aug 25th, 2014 by IdRatherBeSkiing last post
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Northern California rocked by magnitude 6.0 earthquake
Northern California rocked by magnitude 6.0 earthquake A magnitude 6.0 earthquake hit northern Californias San Francisco Bay area Sunday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Leslie... (by B00Mer)
Aug 25th, 2014 by Blackleaf last post
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Actor and director Richard Attenborough dies at 90
Actor and director Richard Attenborough dies at 90 | Globalnews.ca Actor and director Richard Attenborough dies at 90 LONDON Acclaimed actor and Oscar-winning director Richard Attenborough, whose film career on both sides of the camera spanned 60... (by Goober)
Aug 24th, 2014 by B00Mer last post
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#TangoDown: Anonymous takes on Israeli govt in massive attack for Gaza
#TangoDown: Anonymous takes on Israeli govt in massive attack for Gaza Hacker collective Anonymous has taken down key Israeli government websites in a “retaliatory”... (by B00Mer)
Aug 24th, 2014 by Praxius last post
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Rapper identified as James Foley's executioner: reports
Rapper identified as James Foley's executioner: reports British intelligence agencies MI5 and MI6 have identified the man suspected of the horrific beheading of American... (by Praxius)
Aug 24th, 2014 by Nuggler last post
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‘Do you have running water? I don’t and I live in Canada’ POPULAR!
To me, it's an example of trying to force the federal govt to spend money on a problem that could be easily solved by aboriginals moving to cities and towns where everyone has clean water and sanitation. Allying with aboriginals to me is a sign Maude... (by dumpthemonarchy)
Aug 24th, 2014 by gerryh last post
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Whole Canadian ghost town for sale…for less than $1 million
Whole Canadian ghost town for salefor less than $1 million A 50-acre ghost town Bradian in Canadas British Columbia province is up for sale with the cost of all its 22... (by B00Mer)
Aug 24th, 2014 by MHz last post
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RCMP look into Calgary link with possible Islamic militants
RCMP look into Calgary link with possible Islamic militants RCMP investigators have travelled to Calgary to look into a possible link between two... (by B00Mer)
Aug 24th, 2014 by #juan last post
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Is Target Canada approaching its make-or-break moment?
Is Target Canada approaching its make-or-break moment? Target Canada continues to disappoint both itself and its Canadian customers,... (by B00Mer)