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Sep 20th, 2017 by B00Mer last post
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Major Equifax cybersecurity breach impacts 100,000 Canadians
Major Equifax cybersecurity breach impacts 100,000 Canadians Approximately 100,000 Canadians have been impacted by a major Equifax... (by B00Mer)
Sep 20th, 2017 by petros last post
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Therapy dog shot and killed in Squamish by hunter
Therapy dog shot and killed in Squamish by hunter The day began like any other day for Valerie Calderoni, but it would end in tragedy. On Tuesday morning,... (by B00Mer)
Sep 20th, 2017 by Danbones last post
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Fox News Host Ousted For Racist Remark
Fox News Channel said Friday that it had fired liberal commentator Bob Beckel for making a racially insensitive remark to a black employee. Fox offered no details on the case, but a lawyer for the employee said Beckel had "stormed out" of his office... (by tay)
Sep 20th, 2017 by spaminator last post
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Fox News is reportedly about to cut ties with Bill O'Reilly
Fox News is reportedly about to cut ties with Bill O'Reilly amid sexual-harassment scandal Fox News is preparing to cut ties with primetime host and ratings... (by B00Mer)
Sep 20th, 2017 by Bar Sinister last post
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Gold mein: Mystery as Nazi symbols and swastika are found stamped on British coins
An unsettling mystery is unfolding as a number of British coins have been found with Nazi symbols stamped on them. A horrified shopper spotted a swastika on Queen Elizabeth's head on a 50p, in an odd wave of findings the Royal Mint says it is aware of.... (by Blackleaf)
Sep 19th, 2017 by gopher last post
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MAGA Hero Stands Up for His Rights
Dylann Roof, the unabashed white supremacist who shot and killed nine black parishioners at a South Carolina church two years ago, says he wants to fire his attorneys because they are Jewish and Indian. Roof, who was sent to death row for the June... (by Tecumsehsbones)
Sep 19th, 2017 by Curious Cdn last post
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Britain overtakes France as world's eighth-largest manufacturing nation
The UK has overtaken France in the manufacturing rankings as the weak pound boosts exports. Our factories produce 184billion of goods a year the eighth highest in the world. Now British factories are beating the French: UK becomes eighth highest... (by Blackleaf)
Sep 18th, 2017 by Nanoose last post
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"Pray and remain united": The Queen's chilling WWIII speech revealed
The Queen had a secret speech prepared in case World War III broke out, startling papers from 1983 have revealed. During one of the most fraught Cold War periods, the monarch was prepared to address the nation in the event of nuclear conflict. ... (by Blackleaf)
Sep 18th, 2017 by Jinentonix last post
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Stanislav Petrov, the 'man who saved the world' dies at 77
Stanislav Petrov in later life Credit: David Hogsholt By Roland Oliphant 18... (by Mowich)
Sep 18th, 2017 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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Queen Victoria's last subject dies aged 117
The oldest person in the world who was the last living subject of Queen Victoria and worked for 'masters' on a Caribbean sugar plantation has died aged 117. Violet Mosse Brown died in Jamaica at around 2.30pm yesterday. She became the world's... (by Blackleaf)
Sep 17th, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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FC Cologne fans bring London's West End to standstill
Thousands of German football fans brought parts of central London to a standstill ahead of their team's Europa League match against Arsenal. Some 20,000 FC Cologne supporters have come to London, and briefly brought the West End to a halt as they... (by Blackleaf)
Sep 16th, 2017 by gerryh last post
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Canadian polygamy law on trial for the first time in 127 years
Canadian polygamy law on trial for the first time in 127 years Its almost certainly going to come down to a battle over religious... (by B00Mer)
Sep 16th, 2017 by Durry last post
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Terror attack in London
London Tube: 'Terror incident' at Parsons Green station - CNN Another attack by a loser terrorist (by B00Mer)
Sep 16th, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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Second aircraft carrier HMS Prince of Wales named by Duchess of Rothesay
The second of the UK's new generation of aircraft carriers, HMS Prince of Wales, has been officially named in a ceremony at Rosyth Naval Dockyard. Prince Charles, who shares a title with the 3bn vessel, watched as his wife Camilla, the Duchess... (by Blackleaf)
Sep 14th, 2017 by Bar Sinister last post
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UK is now the second largest global power, defying Brexit scaremongerers
Britain is the most influential power in Europe and second only to the US around the world, a think tank concludes today. The Henry Jackson Society rejects the doom and gloom around Brexit and finds that the UK remains a leading global power... (by Blackleaf)
Sep 14th, 2017 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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Osama bin Laden is dead. POPULAR!
According to Radio One he was shot dead in a raid of a mansion outside of Islamisbad. (by petros)
Sep 14th, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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Oil, fat and condoms: Monster fatberg blocks Whitechapel sewer
A 250-metre long fatberg weighing 130 tonnes has been found blocking a sewer. The solid mass of congealed fat, wet wipes, nappies, oil and condoms formed in the Victorian-era tunnel in Whitechapel, London. Thames Water described it as one of the... (by Blackleaf)
Sep 14th, 2017 by spaminator last post
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Country star Troy Gentry killed in helicopter crash
Country star Troy Gentry killed in helicopter crash Troy Gentry, of country duo Montgomery Gentry, has died following a helicopter crash in New... (by B00Mer)
Sep 13th, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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Britain unveils Ironclad driverless mini-tanks
BAE Systems has released a set of images showing its new driverless mini-tanks that could revolutionise warfare. The innovative concept, codenamed Ironclad, could soon work alongside other unmanned aerial and ground vehicles to support troops on the... (by Blackleaf)
Sep 13th, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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Don't say the N-word! Snowflakes "offended" by name of chocolate-covered peanuts
Poundland is being pushed to remove a new range of sweets called 'Nutters' over concerns they stigmatise people with mental health problems. The chocolate-covered peanuts - which are reminiscent of M&Ms - have been attacked as insensitive after... (by Blackleaf)
Sep 13th, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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Britain orders fleet of "budget battleships"
A radical shake-up of how warships will be built for the Royal Navy that aims to spread the work around the country has been unveiled by the Ministry of Defence. Proposals floated by industrialist Sir John Parker in his review of the sector last year... (by Blackleaf)
Sep 12th, 2017 by Murphy last post
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Police ask feds to postpone date for legal pot...
Do you think the feds will give them the time? I doubt it. There might be some minor concessions, but this legislation is too popular with the voters for Trudeau NOT to keep his promise. IMO, this will bite the Liberals in the ass. Roadside charges... (by Murphy)
Sep 12th, 2017 by Murphy last post
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Kathleen Wynne is no nanny on marijuana sales: Cohn
The swelling Effect. Ottawa to make marijuana legal. More federal employees will be needed to inspect and enforce the new regulations. That's swell. Ontario to create the Cannibas Control Board (CCB) to manage the sale and distribution of cannabis.... (by Murphy)
Sep 12th, 2017 by TenPenny last post
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Actual Headline
From the Washinton Post: Irma leaves millions in the dark in Florida Um. . . that ain't news. (by Tecumsehsbones)
Sep 12th, 2017 by Bar Sinister last post
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9/11 today, many Muslims celebrate
On many social media sites many Muslims are organizing to celebrate 9/11 today in Canada & US. Countries that give these people a country to live in and prosper, and this is how they show their appreciation. Trump as right to keep them out. Trump... (by Durry)
Sep 11th, 2017 by White_Unifier last post
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Stormfront: 'murder capital of internet' pulled offline after civil rights action
We might want to brace for new members looking for a new forum soon. :) (by Machjo)
Sep 11th, 2017 by EagleSmack last post
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Antifa: The 21st Century's KKK
Several decades ago, black people were regularly terrorized by an organized group of violent racists who used terrorist tactics, including fear, intimidation, physical assault, and even murder against groups or individuals they opposed. These virulent... (by Walter)
Sep 11th, 2017 by Bar Sinister last post
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Mandatory English on signs could be on the way in Richmond
Mandatory English on signs could be on the way in Richmond This article is from June, but I learnt of it only recently. It would seem that Richmond Anglos are acting ever more like French Quebecers. (by White_Unifier)
Sep 11th, 2017 by Bar Sinister last post
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Plecas just another flake ala David Emerson!
BC Liberals expel Darryl Plecas from party after Speaker move - British Columbia - CBC News :) :) (by JLM)
Sep 10th, 2017 by Durry last post
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Special military dedication held to honour fallen Calgary soldier
Special military dedication and ceremony held to honour fallen Calgary soldier | Globalnews.ca “We treasure him and we honour him but this is a way for the rest of the public, the rest of Calgary, to see who he was and what he did and make the... (by Durry)
Sep 10th, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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Prince Charles becomes longest-serving Prince of Wales
Prince Charles has become the longest-serving Prince of Wales in history. On Saturday he took the record from Edward VII who held the title for more than 59 years before becoming king. From Prince Charles' 1969 investiture at Caernarfon Castle to... (by Blackleaf)
Sep 10th, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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Manchester Arena reopens after terror attack
Bolton comedian Peter Kay has delivered a message of defiance at Manchester Arena's reopening concert, declaring: "We can't let terrorists win". Kay appeared at the We Are Manchester show on Saturday alongside other local heroes including former... (by Blackleaf)
Sep 9th, 2017 by Irma last post
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Canadian Tire agrees to send mattresses to Georgia for free after Global News report
Canadian Tire agrees to send mattresses to Georgia for free after Global News report A Toronto woman says her efforts to send air mattresses to Georgia in support of Hurricane... (by B00Mer)
Sep 9th, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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Prince George starts first day at school
Prince George has started his first day at school - but his mother, the Duchess of Cambridge, missed the occasion on Thursday as she was not well enough to take him. The Duke of Cambridge dropped him off as Kensington Palace said Catherine, who is... (by Blackleaf)
Sep 9th, 2017 by EagleSmack last post
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Trump Cuts Deal With Dems
Trump sides with Democrats on fiscal issues, throwing Republican plans into chaos By Mike DeBonis, Kelsey Snell, Philip Rucker and Elise Viebeck September 7 President Trump, a man of few allegiances who seized control of the Republican ... (by Tecumsehsbones)
Sep 9th, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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Lee Rigby killer Michael Adebolajo launches personal injury claim
The mother of murdered soldier Lee Rigby has branded his killer Michael Adebolajo "vile" after he launched a bid for compensation. Adebolajo has begun a High Court action against the Ministry of Justice relating to a personal injury claim. Lyn... (by Blackleaf)
Sep 9th, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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William and Kate expecting baby No3
We have the birth of a new prince or princess to look forward to in 2018. It is thought the new royal baby was conceived in Poland... Royal baby: Duchess of Cambridge expecting third child 4 September 2017 ... (by Blackleaf)
Sep 8th, 2017 by spaminator last post
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Amber Alert for 2-year-old girl expanded to three provinces
Amber Alert for 2-year-old girl expanded to three provinces CTVNews.ca Staff ... (by SLM)
Sep 7th, 2017 by Hoof Hearted last post
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He Just Hit Me in the Face!!
Remember that pile of crap lie by Rebel's hysterically biased reporter, Sheila Gunn? Conditional discharge for man who admitted threatening Rebel Media staffer | Reb (by Hoof Hearted)
Sep 7th, 2017 by spaminator last post
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House totally ruined
Airbnb nightmare renters leave Calgary home trashed - Calgary - CBC News Shouldn't there be a law passed legalizing the killing of animals like these? (by JLM)
Sep 6th, 2017 by JLM last post
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Auto insurance rates to increase 8% to beef up I.C.B.C. coffers!
So all drivers both good and bad are going to be penalized 8% to cover the damage and mayhem caused by a few. Wouldn't it be far less intrusive to merely get the offending culprits off the road altogether and leave the good drivers alone. That way... (by JLM)
Sep 3rd, 2017 by Walter last post
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60,000 evacuated in Frankfurt whilst WWII bomb is defused
At least 60,000 people will be forced from their homes in central Frankfurt on Sunday, as Germany begins an operation to defuse a huge unexploded World War II bomb dubbed "blockbuster". It will be the biggest evacuation of its kind in post-war... (by Blackleaf)
Sep 3rd, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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Celebrities and ex-footballers play Game4Grenfell charity match
Jose Mourinho has shown off his rarely-seen skills on the pitch by starring in a charity football match for people affected by the Grenfell Tower fire. The Manchester United boss came on as a sub goalkeeper in the Game4Grenfell match between two... (by Blackleaf)
Sep 3rd, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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Steamroller crushes unseen Terry Pratchett works
A hard drive containing unfinished works by Terry Pratchett has been crushed by a steamroller, as per instructions left by the fantasy novelist. It is thought up to 10 incomplete novels were flattened at the Great Dorset Steam Fair. The ... (by Blackleaf)
Sep 3rd, 2017 by spaminator last post
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Test shows North Korea missile could hit LA, Chicago, analyst says
Test shows North Korea missile could hit LA, Chicago, analyst says rBCUW6DZ4Kc (CNN)North Korea tested an intercontinental ballistic missile Friday that appears to have the range to hit major US cities, experts say. A combination of US, South... (by B00Mer)