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Aug 21st, 2014 by MHz
US corporations boycott Glasgow over Gaza support
US corporations boycott Glasgow over Gaza support Hundreds of US businesspeople have scrapped plans to visit Glasgow, following the Scottish citys decision to fly the Palestinian flag...
"Not white" cop shoots unarmed white kid in Salt Lake City
a little something for everbody eh...paging eric holder. Utah officer who shot Dillon Taylor was wearing a body camera The Salt Lake City police officer who shot 20-year-old Dillon Taylor outside a convenience store last week was wearing a...
Don't See How This Could Possibly End Badly
In Compton, school police can use semiautomatic weapons By Justin Moyer August 21 Its a place thats been associated with gunfire at least since the release of N.W.A.s Straight Outta Compton in 1988: Compton, Calif., a city of 100,000 south...
Teens Charged In South Pasadena School Shooting Plot
The two boys allegedly planned to kill three staff members and gun down as many students as possible. Two South Pasadena teens have been charged with allegedly planning a shooting at their high school, prosecutors said Wednesday. ...
Dead At Noon -
IMO: To choose when and how you die would be marvelous. This lady is so very lucky to have had that opportunity. I hope that should I need this option it's available to me. ...
Aug 20th, 2014 by tay
Lac-Mégantic report blames lax oversight, weak safety culture
A railroad with a “weak safety culture” and a federal regulator that was asleep at the switch combined to bring about the worst accident in modern Canadian history, says a report by the Transportation Safety Board. The agency’s investigation into...
Aug 19th, 2014 by gopher
Bulgarians vandalizing soviet monuments
:lol: Russia is demanding that Bulgaria try harder to prevent vandalism of Soviet monuments, after yet another monument to Soviet troops in Sofia was spray-painted, ITAR-Tass reported. The Russian...
Don Pardo, iconic TV announcer, dies at 96
Don Pardo, iconic TV announcer, dies at 96 NEW YORK - Announcer Don Pardo, whose booming baritone was known to fans of "Saturday Night Live," ''The Price is Right" and other...
Aug 18th, 2014 by petros
US Coal Exports to Germany Quadrupled
Go Green!!! US coal exports to German power plants quadruple, adding pollution, as US shuts its own down By: Kirsten Grieshaber And Dina Cappiello, The Associated Press LUENEN, Germany - One of Germany's newest coal-fired power plants rises here...
Aug 17th, 2014 by gerryh
'Horrific conditions' at Quebec fur farm: SPCA
'Horrific conditions' at Quebec fur farm: SPCA Montreal SPCA investigates Quebec Fur Farm - YouTube The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals says foxes, mink and other animals are living in hell at a fur farm south of Montreal. SPCA...
Aug 16th, 2014 by Cliffy
Canadian ISIS member killed in Iraq
Farah Mohamed Shirdon of Calgary, fighting for ISIS, dead in Iraq Multiple social media reports in Iraq say that a young Calgary man who appeared in an ISIS video four months ago has been killed...
Aug 16th, 2014 by tay
The REAL War On Women
And yet all we hear about is how gubmint should pay for birth control and abortion. Man convicted for killing wife who didn’t make goat for dinner | New York Post Pakistani woman stoned to death BBC News - Two India girls gang raped and hanged in...
Aug 16th, 2014 by JLM
So what is the truth with education funding in British Columbia?
It seems to be hard to get an answer for this that is universally accepted. The figures I saw was that education in B.C. is funded at a level $1000 per student per year less than the average of Canadian provinces. Since then from several anecdotal...
Giant inflatable turtle cruises into Sydney Harbour
Giant inflatable turtle cruises into Sydney Harbour A giant, mottled turtle named Alphie floats around Australia's most famous harbour, raising awareness of the health of the Great Barrier Reef Giant inflatable turtle cruises Sydney Harbor -...