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Jul 29th, 2014 by Locutus last post
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Al Quds Day 'hateful' comments prompt TTC probe
TORONTO - The TTC is reviewing video footage from a controversial Al Quds Day event which shows a transit employee in work wear making anti-Israeli comments. The footage, taken Saturday, shows a man who doesn’t identify himself, talking to a crew... (by Locutus)
Jul 29th, 2014 by lone wolf last post
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Artist sues after TV show films Montreal building that he had tagged with graffiti
that's right... MONTREAL To the untrained eye, the spray-painted letters look like just another of the thousands of graffiti tags that cover Montreal walls. But when Alexandre... (by Locutus)
Jul 29th, 2014 by Twila last post
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Mom's 'gift from God' gets prison for raping woman, 92
CINCINNATI — To his mother, Samuel Onyenweaku was God's gift who took care of her as she aged. To a 92-year-old victim, though, the nurse's aide... (by Locutus)
Jul 28th, 2014 by lone wolf last post
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Girl nearly killed by TTC bus running red light
running is being generous...it was a long way from the intersection. lucky day for a lot of people. video: Video: Dashcam captures TTC bus running red; nearly striking pedestrian | 680News (by Locutus)
Jul 28th, 2014 by Colpy last post
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US Supreme Court allows some employers to drop contraception coverage from healthcare
US Supreme Court allows some employers to drop contraception coverage from healthcare plans The Supreme Court ruled on Monday that the government cannot... (by B00Mer)
Jul 28th, 2014 by Locutus last post
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Livestock Auction Owner Convicted of Animal Cruelty Following MFA Investigation
A Mercy For Animals undercover investigation at Ontario Livestock Sales, the largest livestock market in southern California, has led to the historic conviction of the facility owner. This morning, Horacio Santorsola pled guilty to violating... (by Locutus)
Jul 28th, 2014 by Grievous last post
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Obamacare Has Helped Americans Save Nearly $2 Billion On Their Insurance Premiums
Obamacare Has Helped Americans Save Nearly $2 Billion On Their Insurance Premiums Millions of Americans can expect to get a refund from their insurance companies this year, at an average of about $80 dollars per family, thanks to a little-known... (by mentalfloss)
Jul 28th, 2014 by DaSleeper last post
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Trial to begin over video of 1995 Oklahoma City bombing
OKLAHOMA CITY A Salt Lake City attorney is arguing in a lawsuit that the FBI has video of the Oklahoma City bombing that shows a second person was involved. The case is at the heart of Jesse Trentadue's quest to explain his brother's... (by Locutus)
Jul 28th, 2014 by SLM last post
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Audio Released of Exchange Between Angry Pilot, Controller
Audio Released of Exchange Between Angry Pilot, Controller | Video - ABC News drama (by Locutus)
Jul 27th, 2014 by gopher last post
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Leading By Example
Calgary's Muslim, Jewish leaders meet at synagogue following Gaza rallies The Canadian Press Published Friday,... (by SLM)
Jul 27th, 2014 by QuebecCanadian last post
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Another baby dies in a hot car in Wichita :(
(CNN) -- The death of a 10-month-old girl left in a hot car in Wichita, Kanas -- the latest in a string of hot-car child deaths in the United States -- triggered the quick arrest of the girl's foster father and on Friday prompted state officials to launch... (by QuebecCanadian)
Jul 27th, 2014 by Blackleaf last post
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The birthday prince and the butterfly
Today is Prince George's first birthday and, to mark the occasion, Kensington Palace has released two beautiful new photographs of him with his parents. The photos show the clearly enchanted young family in the midst of the ‘Sensational Butterflies’... (by Blackleaf)
Jul 27th, 2014 by SLM last post
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Sunwing threat suspect, released on bail
Ali Shahi, Sunwing threat suspect, released on bail 25-year-old released on bail could be heading for psychological assessment at the family's request CBC News Posted: Jul 26, 2014 11:04 AM ET Last Updated: Jul 26, 2014 4:21 PM ET... (by QuebecCanadian)
Jul 26th, 2014 by taxslave last post
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Air lines need straight jackets!
Ali Shahi, Sunwing threat suspect, released on bail - Toronto - CBC News Having a straight jacket on board would preclude the necessity to interrupt the flight to return obstreperous customers back to the point of departure right away and would have... (by JLM)
Jul 26th, 2014 by lone wolf last post
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Police Probe Mysterious Porcelain Dolls Left In Front of Homes of Girls They Resemble
ok then Police are investigating a strange... (by Locutus)
Jul 24th, 2014 by DaSleeper last post
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"Innocent" Canadians in jail!
Provincial jails clogged with legally innocent Canadians - Canada - CBC News This demonstrates what I've maintained all along about the bullsh*t contention of Canadian law that you are innocent until proven guilty. (by JLM)
Jul 24th, 2014 by Blackleaf last post
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And meanwhile, in Britain...
some bobby has been watching too much yank tv or sumpin': 'I will knock you clean f***ing out': Policeman suspended after being caught on camera threatening a young woman TWICE as he patrolled a town centre The incident took place in Trinity... (by Locutus)
Jul 24th, 2014 by Blackleaf last post
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Bonehead sues pizza joint for foiling his robbery attempt
they were um, 'too rough' with him. here's our poor little nancy: The first time... (by Locutus)
Jul 24th, 2014 by spaminator last post
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Mudslide in Snowhomish
There has been a hell of a mudslide in Snohomish Washington. Right now there is fourteen dead and 176 missing. I have a few relatives in that area but I have no indication that any of our family is involved. 14 dead, 176 unaccounted for after... (by #juan)
Jul 24th, 2014 by Praxius last post
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Inmate dies 2 hours after lethal injection
why aren't they using a kevorkian machine, length of rope or cheap bullet fired from a robotic gun. this is amateur hour man. 55-year-old was 'gasping and snorting for more than an hour' before death, lawyer says ... (by Locutus)
Jul 23rd, 2014 by Colpy last post
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Police-reported crime statistics in Canada, 2013
Statistics Canada ‏@StatCan_eng Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics : #Police-reported crime... (by Locutus)
Jul 22nd, 2014 by Angstrom last post
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Ten Reasons I am No Longer a Leftist POPULAR!
Articles: Ten Reasons Why I Am No Longer a Leftist Very good article. (by Colpy)
Jul 22nd, 2014 by Walter last post
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How Matt Drudge Changed The World
The establishments iron-fisted grip on media and information dissemination was irrevocably transformed when Matt Drudge launched his website in 1995. Suddenly Americans and the world at large were no longer dependent on a skewered and... (by Locutus)
Jul 22nd, 2014 by Praxius last post
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Khadr access blocked, prompting media court challenge
Khadr access blocked, prompting media court challenge | Toronto Star Canadian prison officials are refusing to let the public hear from former Guantanamo detainee Omar Khadr, repeatedly denying interview requests despite the fact that Khadr is willing... (by Praxius)
Jul 22nd, 2014 by Retired_Can_Soldier last post
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Stuck on Highway 3 in NWT
Well, part of my job has been re-supplying fuel to a Tank farm in Yellowknife that supplies the Diamond Mines via the Ice Roads. The fires raging in the NWT have certainly slowed our progress. I have been stuck on highway 3 since yesterday and this is... (by Retired_Can_Soldier)
Jul 22nd, 2014 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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Florida jury slams tobacco company with $23.6B in punitive damages in widow’s lawsuit
MIAMI A Florida jury has slammed the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. with $23.6 billion in punitive damages in a lawsuit filed by the widow of a longtime smoker who died of lung cancer in 1996. The case is one of thousands filed in Florida after the... (by Locutus)
Jul 21st, 2014 by darkbeaver last post
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Is the Old Duff smarter (and more honest) than most people think?
Mike Duffy looking forward to court âand telling my story so Canadians will know the truthâ | National Post (by JLM)
Jul 21st, 2014 by The Old Medic last post
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Family considers killing 10-year-old daughter after mullah rapes her in Afghanistan m
It was bad enough that the alleged rape took place in the sanctity of a mosque and that the accused man was a mullah who invoked the familiar defence that it had been consensual sex. But the victim was only 10 years old. And there was more: The ... (by Sparrow)
Jul 21st, 2014 by Twila last post
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Good Samaritans Take Down Carjacker
A group of San Diego men came to the aid of a mother and daughter during an attempted carjacking. Fox and Friends showed video of the Good Samaritans wrestling down and restraining the... (by Locutus)
Jul 20th, 2014 by shadowshiv last post
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Mountie who witnessed bus beheading dies by suicide
After a long struggle with post-traumatic stress disorder, a Mountie who witnessed the beheading of a Greyhound bus passenger has taken his own life. A family member has confirmed that recently-retired RCMP corporal Ken Barker died by suicide last... (by tay)
Jul 18th, 2014 by gopher last post
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Hey MF: I see your 'tornado' and raise you a FUNNEL of fire
'Funnel of fire' destroys homes in Washington PATEROS, Wash. A fire racing through rural north-central Washington destroyed about... (by Locutus)
Jul 18th, 2014 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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Tecumsehboned
Fire at the Bonduelle plant in Tecumseh MONTREAL, July 18, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Bonduelle Canada confirms that a fire was reported in its Ontario Tecumseh plant around 2:00 am last night. There are no casualties registered. Upon arrival on the site,... (by mentalfloss)
Jul 18th, 2014 by Nuggler last post
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Police find woman's severed head in bushes outside New York home
Police find woman's severed head in bushes outside New York home David Jones, Reuters First posted: Thursday, July 17, 2014 11:06 PM EDT... (by spaminator)
Jul 18th, 2014 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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NASA: We will find aliens within 20 years
NASA: We will find aliens within 20 years A series of new telescopes a magnitude more powerful than the ones already in use will allow humanity to detect alien life... (by B00Mer)
Jul 18th, 2014 by Locutus last post
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Stockton bank robbery
STOCKTON - Stockton police said a second suspect has died after a bank robbery and gun battle that led to the death of a hostage. VIDEO: Hostage, suspect killed during Stockton high-speed pursuit, shootout Police said in all, three people were... (by Locutus)
Jul 17th, 2014 by gopher last post
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Miami cops fight after traffic stop (VIDEO)
Miami cops fight after traffic stop (VIDEO) Fight Between Miami Police Officer, Lieutenant | Cop Fighting Internal Affairs Lieutenant Two Miami police officers are under investigation for a... (by B00Mer)
Jul 17th, 2014 by lone wolf last post
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U of T prof tells court alleged sexual assault victim was receptive to his advances
well of course she was, the s l u t t t y old thing...annnnnyway: here is our non-psychopath-looking irresistible brute They talked about physics, astronomer Carl... (by Locutus)
Jul 17th, 2014 by petros last post
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Canadian Pacific to fight reinstatement of worker who tested positive for cocaine
I hope they decimate this...wtf? Canadian Pacific to fight reinstatement of worker who tested positive for cocaine ORONTO (Reuters) - Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd will challenge an arbitration decision ordering the company to reinstate a ... (by Sal)
Jul 17th, 2014 by petros last post
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#HitlerWasRight
Palestinian Activists Are Using The Hashtag #HitlerWasRight (by Locutus)
Jul 17th, 2014 by tay last post
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2nd Malaysia Airliner Goes missing
According to various news reports, a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 flying from Amsterdam to Kaula Lumpur with 295 passengers has gone down in Ukraine near Ukraine's border with Russia. Malaysian Airlines is confirming that lost contact with the flight: ... (by tay)
Jul 16th, 2014 by Twila last post
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Shark in Lake Ont. ! ?
Got this off "The Loop", which is sometimes loopy, so grain of salt. Supposed to be a Bull Shark, which can live in fresh water, and one of the breeds which also likes to eat people.........Hey, I didn't write... (by Nuggler)
Jul 16th, 2014 by Sal last post
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Tim Bosma murder accused going straight to trial
Tim Bosma murder accused going straight to trial Preliminary hearing bypassed ... (by SLM)
Jul 16th, 2014 by darkbeaver last post
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Yellowstone melting
Well, some roads are melting. Parts of the park are being closed off. Extreme heat from surrounding thermal areas has created a hot spot in Yellowstone... (by Tonington)
Jul 16th, 2014 by B00Mer last post
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Russia to reopen Cuban mega-base to spy on America – report
Russia to reopen Cuban mega-base to spy on America report Moscow and Havana have reportedly reached an agreement on reopening the SIGINT facility in Lourdes, Cuba - once... (by B00Mer)
Jul 16th, 2014 by B00Mer last post
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Candy from strangers: KKK recruiting with sweets and white power
Candy from strangers: KKK recruiting with sweets and white power The Ku Klux Klan is recruiting in South Carolina, leaving bags of candy and anti-immigration literature in... (by B00Mer)