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Sep 10th, 2014 by Nuggler last post
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Clifford Olsen DEAD!
this is the first I'd heard about this...and it's 3 years old! Clifford Olson — Canada’s national monster — dead at 71 Canada's first true bogeyman, Clifford Robert Olson, is dead. The country's pioneer serial killer, whose crimes... (by Twila)
Sep 9th, 2014 by petros last post
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Airlines settle $6M lawsuit in death of Bronx woman who was 'too fat' to fly home to
I'm curious about what others think about this story. I'm torn. http://www.buzzfeed.com/alanwhite/a-widower-settled-a-6m-lawsuit-with-three-airlines-after-his?bffb&utm_term=4ldqpgp#secone ... (by Twila)
Sep 9th, 2014 by coldstream last post
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DNA study ‘unmasks’ Jack the Ripper
DNA study ‘unmasks’ Jack the Ripper http://cdn.rt.com/files/news/2d/63/40/00/jack-ripper-shawl-dna.si.jpg 19th century British serial killer Jack the Ripper has reportedly been identified using high-tech DNA technology called ‘vacuuming’. The DNA... (by B00Mer)
Sep 9th, 2014 by Twila last post
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Mom admitted to suffocating her children: Police
Mom admitted to suffocating her children: Police QMI Agency First posted: Tuesday, September 09, 2014 09:51 AM EDT | Updated: ... (by spaminator)
Sep 9th, 2014 by Twila last post
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Saudi Arabia - 23 beheadings in 3 weeks
How come the news doesn't care about Saudi Arabia's beheading schedule? The planned beheading of Hajras al-Qurey will be the 23rd execution in the last three weeks -- Saudi Arabia: Scheduled beheading reflects authorities’ callous disregard to... (by Twila)
Sep 9th, 2014 by Praxius last post
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Obama: Stonehenge, Fulfills Ancient Prophesy To Kickstart Age of Liberal Darkness
My dear friends, let your heart palpitate with terror, for Obama has stepped foot into the ancient Satanic grounds of Stonehenge. In the days of old, great giants dwelled upon the Earth. They were created by Egyptian scientists of old, the very same... (by Kreskin)
Sep 9th, 2014 by spaminator last post
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Jaack the Ripper identified
More than a century after Jack the Ripper stalked London’s Whitechapel district savagely butchering at least five women, a self-described “armchair” detective claims to have solved one of the world’s most notorious murder mysteries. ... (by Retired_Can_Soldier)
Sep 9th, 2014 by petros last post
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Way too close: 18-meter asteroid zips between Earth & moon
Way too close: 18-meter asteroid zips between Earth & moon http://cdn.rt.com/files/news/2d/37/40/00/asteroidrc-geosynchronous-orbit.si.jpg An asteroid will speed past our planet on Sunday, practically shaving terrestrial space as the rock whizzes... (by B00Mer)
Sep 8th, 2014 by MHz last post
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Saudi Arabia to build fence on border with Iraq
Saudi Arabia to build fence on border with Iraq http://cdn.rt.com/files/news/2d/60/80/00/saudi-arabia-fence-iraq.si.jpg Saudi Arabia has launched the construction of a high-security five-layered fence on the border with Iraq to protect the country... (by B00Mer)
Sep 7th, 2014 by lone wolf last post
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France to thank Britain for bailing it out at Battle of the Marne
For much of the last 100 years the Battle of the Marne has been seen as a mainly France vs Germany affair in which the so-called ‘Miracle of the Marne’ forced the Kaiser’s Imperial Army to abandon its advance on Paris. But, in fact, it was the British... (by Blackleaf)
Sep 7th, 2014 by Nuggler last post
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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/hidden-harvest-volunteers-roam-the-city-picking-
Hidden Harvest volunteers roam the city picking wild fruit and nuts - Ottawa - CBC News Good news is there's lots of wild fruits - and nuts.8O (by Nuggler)
Sep 7th, 2014 by petros last post
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Israel plans to occupy more land in the West Bank
Israel has claimed almost 1,000 acres near Bethlehem, in a move Palestinians say will only increase tension US urges Israel to reverse appropriation of land for West Bank settlement The United States has criticized Israel’s announcement of a... (by gore0bsessed)
Sep 6th, 2014 by gopher last post
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Family of five tell of their meeting with Obama at Stonehenge
A family of five have told of the surprise they received at Stonehenge yesterday. James and Janice Raffles and their three sons, who live just a mile from the world's most famous prehistoric monument, were visiting Stonehenge yesterday in the hope of... (by Blackleaf)
Sep 6th, 2014 by Nuggler last post
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I smell an atheist lawsuit
For the first time, our region of the universe has a map and a name | National Post Scientists have redrawn the cosmic map of our corner of the universe, using new tools to define which galaxies interact with our own. The so-called supercluster of... (by Goober)
Sep 4th, 2014 by Goober last post
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British ex-boxing champion Anthony Small defends ISIS beheadings
British ex-boxing champion Anthony Small defends ISIS beheadings http://cdn.rt.com/files/news/2d/1e/c0/00/anthony-small-defends-isis.si.jpg A former British boxing champion has released a video, in which he shows support for the Islamic State (IS),... (by B00Mer)
Sep 4th, 2014 by Locutus last post
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Home Depot in contact with Secret Service over alleged breach
Home improvement retailer Home Depot Inc (HD) has been in contact with the U.S. Secret Service about an alleged major breach of customer and credit card data that came to light this week, a law enforcement source told Reuters on Thursday. Any... (by Locutus)
Sep 4th, 2014 by captain morgan last post
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British economy is best in the world, outstripping US, Japan and EU POPULAR!
New figures show that the British economy is now the best in the world, with growth outstripping all other major economies, including the US, Japan and, far less surprising, the rest of the EU. Britain’s economy grew even more this year than... (by Blackleaf)
Sep 4th, 2014 by taxslave last post
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‘This message is to you, Vladimir Putin’: ISIS threatens ‘to liberate Chechnya and Ca
‘This message is to you, Vladimir Putin’: ISIS threatens ‘to liberate Chechnya and Caucasus’ http://cdn.rt.com/files/news/2d/20/40/00/isis-putin-kadyrov-syria.si.jpg Islamic State jihadists in Syria have made a video threatening to bring the Russian... (by B00Mer)
Sep 4th, 2014 by taxslave last post
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Canada opposes NATO budget boost - sources
Canada opposes NATO budget boost http://cdn.rt.com/files/news/2c/d0/80/00/rtr1rcmv.si.jpg The NATO chief wants member states to agree to increase their defense spending at next week’s summit. But Canada is determined to block the move, Reuters... (by B00Mer)
Sep 4th, 2014 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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‘Terrorizing the enemy is part of Islam’ – Anjem Choudary to RT
‘Terrorizing the enemy is part of Islam’ – Anjem Choudary to RT http://cdn.rt.com/files/news/2d/0c/80/00/rise-radical-islam-uk.si.jpg Controversial London-based thinker and activist, Anjem Choudary, told RT the geopolitical maneuvers of IS in Iraq... (by B00Mer)
Sep 3rd, 2014 by MHz last post
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Putin Threatens Nuclear War Over Ukraine
Putin Threatens Nuclear War Over Ukraine http://www.photohost.us/pics/254.jpg On Friday, as Russian Federation tanks and troops poured across the border into eastern Ukraine, Vladimir Putin talked about his country’s most destructive weaponry. “I... (by B00Mer)
Sep 3rd, 2014 by Nuggler last post
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CTV News Channel: Oldest woman turns 127
CTV News Channel: Oldest woman turns 127 http://www.ctvnews.ca/polopoly_fs/1.1942096!/httpImage/image.jpg_gen/derivatives/landscape_620/image.jpg CTV News Channel: Oldest woman turns 127 | CTV News (by B00Mer)
Sep 3rd, 2014 by MHz last post
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Russia starts gas pipeline to China
https://ca.finance.yahoo.com/news/russia-starts-gazprom-gas-pipeline-131542400.html I wonder where this leaves Christy Clark and her big plan. (by Northboy)
Sep 3rd, 2014 by Blackleaf last post
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ISIS sets sights on Denmark as EU nation wades into Iraq crisis
ISIS sets sights on Denmark as EU nation wades into Iraq crisis http://cdn.rt.com/files/news/2c/db/40/00/isis-denmark-jihad-security.si.jpg The Islamic State has declared Denmark an “enemy of Islam” and the country is on the militant organization’s... (by B00Mer)
Sep 3rd, 2014 by EagleSmack last post
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ISIS fighter killed in Syria worked at Minneapolis International Airport
ISIS fighter killed in Syria worked at Minneapolis International Airport http://cdn.rt.com/files/news/2d/1f/50/00/isis-syria-airport-minneapolis.si.jpg Abdirahmaan Muhumed, the second known American to die while fighting alongside Islamic State (IS,... (by B00Mer)
Sep 3rd, 2014 by B00Mer last post
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Stunning Icelandic lava flows illuminate desolate landscape (VIDEO)
Stunning Icelandic lava flows illuminate desolate landscape http://cdn.rt.com/files/news/2d/1c/c0/00/iceland-volcano-erruption-lava.si.jpg A volcanic eruption has created an almost post-apocalyptic landscape in Iceland. Streams of lava are spewing... (by B00Mer)
Sep 3rd, 2014 by tay last post
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UK Raises Terror Threat Level To 'Severe'
Britain's government has raised the country's terror threat level to "severe," Home Secretary Theresa May said Friday. It's the fourth-highest of five potential threat levels. According to the U.K. government, it means an attack is "highly likely." But... (by Locutus)
Sep 3rd, 2014 by Nuggler last post
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Obama orders 350 'additional' troops to Iraq
Obama orders 350 'additional' troops to Iraq http://m.wsj.net/video/20110113/011311seib/011311seib_512x288.jpg US President Barack Obama on Tuesday authorized the deployment of an additional 350 American troops to Iraq, where they will be charged... (by B00Mer)
Sep 2nd, 2014 by BaalsTears last post
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Second journalist Steven Sotloff 'beheaded by Islamic State'
Steven Sotloff 'beheaded by Islamic State' http://i.telegraph.co.uk/multimedia/archive/03012/Stephen_3012089b.jpg American hostage Steven Sotloff has reportedly been executed by jihadist terrorists. There was no immediate confirmation of the video.... (by B00Mer)
Sep 2nd, 2014 by B00Mer last post
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Libyan fighter jet crashes into city block, kills pilot, kid (VIDEO)
Libyan fighter jet crashes into city block, kills pilot, kid (VIDEO) http://cdn.rt.com/files/news/2d/14/80/00/screen_shot_2014-09-03_at_07.19.18.si.jpg A fighter jet flying through eastern Libya crashed dramatically in the city of Tobruk on Tuesday,... (by B00Mer)
Sep 2nd, 2014 by B00Mer last post
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Texas Gov. Rick Perry indicted for abuse of power
Texas Gov. Rick Perry indicted for abuse of power http://blog.chron.com/txpotomac/files/2013/11/111204_rick_perry_605_ap.jpg Texas Gov. Rick Perry has been indicted for allegedly abusing his power by vetoing state funding for the government watchdog... (by B00Mer)
Sep 2nd, 2014 by SLM last post
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CEO in kicking puppy video has resigned
resigned? the poor dear. I hope he chokes and dies on something soon. Centerplate CEO caught kicking puppy in Vancouver elevator resigns http://www.vancouversun.com/news/metro/cms/binary/10142059.jpg Video footage sent to the B.C. SPCA shows a... (by Locutus)
Sep 2nd, 2014 by gopher last post
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Biblical scenes: Billions of locusts descend onto Madagascar capital (PHOTOS)
Biblical scenes: Billions of locusts descend onto Madagascar capital (PHOTOS) http://img.rt.com/files/news/2c/ff/00/00/locust.si.jpg Madagascar has been taken over by uncountable numbers of locusts. This year, the leaf munchers' invasion has not... (by B00Mer)
Sep 1st, 2014 by Praxius last post
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About to cost $1 per cigarette in Oz
If you thought the excise taxes here are bad, well it's about to get a lot more expensive to smoke in Australia. Cigarette taxes will jump by a hefty 13.7 per cent on Monday, the second of four outsized increases in as many years. The excise on a pack... (by Tonington)
Sep 1st, 2014 by lone wolf last post
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Mandatory Voting In Canada? Trudeau Liberals Ponder Idea
Mandatory Voting In Canada? Trudeau Liberals Ponder Idea (by Grievous)
Sep 1st, 2014 by MHz last post
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Canada to Russia: ‘We will defend our sovereignty in the Arctic’
Canada to Russia: ‘We will defend our sovereignty in the Arctic’ http://cdn.rt.com/files/news/2c/ad/00/00/canada-sovereignty-arctic-war.si.jpg Canada is ready for a confrontation with Russia if it expands its ambitions in the Arctic region, Foreign... (by B00Mer)
Sep 1st, 2014 by B00Mer last post
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Cameron to pass new laws to counter British-born Islamists
Cameron to pass new laws to counter British-born Islamists http://cdn.rt.com/files/news/2c/fa/00/00/britain-laws-counter-terrorism.si.jpg Prime Minister David Cameron will announce fresh anti-terror legislation to counter the threat posed by... (by B00Mer)
Sep 1st, 2014 by petros last post
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Video Shows Iron Dome Intercepting Rockets in Israel
Video Shows Iron Dome Intercepting Rockets in Israel One day into a cease-fire between Hamas and Israel, information about the past few months of violence is surfacing. In a new video recently posted by a pro-Israel, anti-Hamas YouTube channel called... (by B00Mer)
Sep 1st, 2014 by Nuggler last post
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HazMat team called over skunks
HazMat team called over skunks http://cnews.canoe.ca/CNEWS/WeirdNews/2014/08/27/skunkkkk.jpg_650.jpg OTTAWA - Instead of meeting him at the Casbah, it seems Pepe le Pew's would-be paramour decided to meet him at an Ottawa optometrist's office.... (by B00Mer)
Aug 31st, 2014 by B00Mer last post
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Young bull surprises workers at Siemens office canteen
Moose on the loose: Young bull surprises workers at Siemens office canteen http://media.zenfs.com/en_ca/News/Capress/XDRE104-825_2014_000000_high.jpg BERLIN - Maybe he got hungry? A moose on the loose in the eastern German city of Dresden evaded... (by B00Mer)
Aug 31st, 2014 by gopher last post
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Sign at TX School: 'Teachers Armed, Can Use Any Force Necessary'
Sign at TX School: 'Teachers Armed, Can Use Any Force Necessary' http://foxnewsinsider.com/sites/foxnewsinsider.com/files/styles/780/public/082614_guns.jpg One Texas school district has unveiled a sign on school grounds warning that its teachers are... (by B00Mer)
Aug 31st, 2014 by IdRatherBeSkiing last post
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Coffee stands made millions selling java and sex
Coffee stands made millions selling java and sex Bikini coffee stand QMI Agency First posted: Sunday, August 31, 2014 11:18 AM EDT | Updated: ... (by spaminator)
Aug 31st, 2014 by Locutus last post
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Islamist militia group says it has ‘secured’ a US Embassy compound in Libya’s capital
TRIPOLI, Libya – An Islamist-allied militia group “secured” a U.S. Embassy residential compound in Libya’s capital, more than a month after American personnel evacuated from the country over ongoing fighting, one of its commanders said Sunday. An... (by Locutus)
Aug 31st, 2014 by Blackleaf last post
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The British apologize for celebrating 1814 White House burning anniversary @ Embassy.
British Embassy forced to apologize after throwing White House burning anniversary party http://cdn.rt.com/files/news/2c/99/c0/00/16.si.jpg The British Embassy in Washington, DC was forced to issue an apology over the weekend after a social media... (by B00Mer)
Aug 31st, 2014 by MHz last post
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Russia strikes back at Canada in Twitter war of the maps over Ukraine
Russia strikes back at Canada in Twitter war of the maps over Ukraine http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2014/8/29/1409278356113/c17c6c07-baab-483d-ac72-ba80c6aab52d-460x276.jpeg Russia has struck back in the Twitter war of... (by B00Mer)