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Aug 9th, 2014 by Spade
War Crimes Suspect Arrested Sneaking Into The USA
A Rwandan man accused of war crimes was arrested by the U.S. Border Patrol in northern Maine after a local citizen reported a "suspicious person" walking near the Canadian border. Jean Leonard Teganya, 42, a Rwandan who authorities said had...
Aug 9th, 2014 by Spade
Why can't they just report the news?
Ont. hospital treats patient, who recently visited Nigeria, for flu-like symptoms - Toronto - CBC News What hare brained yokel put this out before they KNOW anything?
Aug 9th, 2014 by gopher
Smokey Bear turns 70, and he's burning up social media
Smokey Bear turns 70, and he's burning up social media LOS ANGELES -- Smokey Bear is turning 70 on Saturday - but don't bring any candles to the party, please. As the friendly, huggable bear with the brimmed hat...
Aug 8th, 2014 by petros
Take that ya big bully
ABC NewsVerified account @ABC Girl's thief-shaming sign helps police...
‘Texting’ comic to sue MTA for subway fall
It's always someone else's fault via Fark: No joke, there's a stand-up comic in NYC that's suing the city because she fell on to the subway tracks because she was to busy texting and the train operator didn't stop fast enough ...
Rabid Opposition to Ebola: Epidemiology Meets Hyperbole
I wanted to make a separate thread for this because it seems that people (and the media) are exaggerating the severity of this situation and we need a shot of context. Rabid Opposition to Ebola: Epidemiology Meets Hyperbole To be quite blunt...
Kate Upton Interrupted on ABC
ABC Interrupted Kate Upton On ‘Live With Kelly And Michael’ For Breaking News And People Weren’t Happy Because the US bombed Iraq. Thanks Obama! ;)
Aug 8th, 2014 by MHz
Hamas leader ‘executed’ in Gaza
Hamas leader executed in Gaza A former Hamas spokesperson was found dead in his apartment in Gaza. Reports claim he was executed by Hamas on suspicion of spying for Egypt. Read more: Israel...
Visitors will not deal with female CBSA staff
And we allowed these scum into our country?? WTF!! -------- Canada Border Services Agency managers at Toronto's Pearson airport allowed a small group of Hindu priests to avoid screening by female border guards to comply with their religious beliefs,...
Middle school principal fired in texas......
A Texas principal who sparked national controversy after she told students at her heavily-Hispanic middle school to speak English in class claims she is being persecuted for following state education rules. Amy Lacey, who was fired as principal of...
US major general killed in Afghan insider attack
KABUL — A gunman dressed in an Afghan uniform opened fire Tuesday on foreign troops at an officers’ training school, killing an American and wounding more than a dozen other foreign troops, including a German general, Afghan and international officials...
Video: Australian commuters tip train car to help trapped man
Australian Commuters Tip Train Car to Free Trapped Man - YouTube SYDNEY – Dozens of people helped rescue a fellow commuter in Australia by pushing against a train car to free the man whose leg slipped between the platform and the train. ...
Aug 6th, 2014 by SLM
Mount Polley Mine Thread
Mount Polley Mine tailings water 'very close' to drinking quality, company says - British Columbia - CBC News It seems to me that the provincial government considers northern BC an industrial zone. It'll be interesting to see how they're going to...
ISIS Moves Into Lebanon
ISIS Moves Into Lebanon, Obama Remains Detached ISIS militants streamed over the Syrian border into Lebanon Sunday taking over a number of police outposts, a military barracks, and a small city Arsal City. It was in response to a Lebanese soldier...
Aug 6th, 2014 by B00Mer
Putin pushes back on sanctioning.
Putin bans agricultural imports from sanctioning countries for 1 year A 1-year ban has been imposed on certain agricultural produce, foods and raw materials from countries that have...
Aug 6th, 2014 by JLM
Newsmax predicts Dow will plummet to 6000!
Dear Reader, The man who predicted nearly every major economic trend over the past 30 yearsincluding the 1991 recession, Japan's lost decade, the 2001 tech crash, the bull market and housing boom of the last decade and, most recently, the credit...
Aug 5th, 2014 by Colpy
Life in Calgary: Good Times Beatin' Up Jews
via sda: Pro-Gaza protests worldwide tainted by anti-Semitism; Calgary organizer to apologize for violence | National Post 8 Calgary Truth Media 10546896 512604868840001 1310850194 n2 - YouTube In Naheed Nenshi's "Progressive" Calgary,...
Border Patrol agent robbed, killed
RAYMONDVILLE Two Mexican nationals are in custody after authorities said they confessed to killing an off-duty U.S. Border Patrol agent and wounding the agents father. ...
The Commonwealth marks centenary of entry into WWI
Just the day after the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games have finished, the Commonwealth family has come together again in the same city to mark the 100th anniversary of Britain's entry into WWI, exactly a week after the conflict started. 1,100 people,...
RAF Typhoon escorts Qatar Airways flight into Manchester Airport
An RAF Typhoon was scrambled to escort a Qatar Airways plane into Manchester Airport earlier today. Residents of the city said that the fighter plane "came out of nowhere" to escort QR23, which was flying to Britain from Qatari capital Doha, to the...
Clinic owner charged with distributing steroids to MLB players
MIAMI The owner of a now-defunct Florida clinic was charged Tuesday with conspiracy to distribute steroids, more than a year after he was accused of providing performance-enhancing drugs to New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez and other players. ...
The nerve of this woman
Outrage in Saudi Arabia after female British TV presenter becomes the first woman ever to read the news in the country without a veil Newsreader appeared on the Kingdom-owned Al Ekhbariya news channel Her bulletin prompted several news stories...