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Feb 29th, 2008
July snowmobiler charged with impaired
July snowmobiler charged with impaired THESSALON A young Northern Ontario man proved on Saturday that driving your snowmobile down the street in July is a good...
Jul 7th, 2015 by Twila
Man on hunger strike over weight-loss surgery
ROFLMAO!!! _________________________________________________________ In what may appear to be a slightly self-defeating protest, a Rotorua man is going on hunger strike because ACC won't fund his weight-loss surgery. Jason Patterson has been...
Britain commemorates 10th anniversary of 7/7
Britain fell silent today as the victims of the July 7 attacks were remembered, a decade after 52 people were murdered and hundreds more injured in four suicide bomb explosions on the London transport network. Families of the victims joined...
Harper vs. Canada case update
Harper vs. Canada case a precedent to protect Fair Elections Act, lawyer argues A lawyer for the Attorney General of Canada is citing an old court challenge Stephen Harper launched as a private citizen as precedent for stopping an injunction seeking to...
Jul 6th, 2015 by petros
Juxtaposing at Kanata Estates
A few years ago the good citizens of Kanata (a suburb in Ottawa's west end), in the name of Mother Nature, successfully petitioned city and provincial governments to put a halt to a planned development so that Blanding's Turtles could have a swampy...
Jul 6th, 2015 by SLM
Thousands queue for ‘most exclusive website’ to see
Thousands queue for most exclusive website to see Thanks to curiosity, something mysterious known as the most exclusive website has made international headlines recently. Thousands of people are...
Jul 4th, 2015 by Walter
Weenies vs Bikers
fun times. Weenies burn flag to protest cops, get attacked by bikers, need cops to save their asses Now they probably love the cops. A group of flag-burning anti-NYPD protesters needed New Yorks Finest to save their skin from a gang of...
The open-carry phone case
trigger me timbers. sounds like an excellent idea. Cops and anti-gun advocates warn against 'deathtrap' iPhone case shaped as handgun: 'This is going to get our kids killed' ...
Swiss railway posts signs explaining how to go to the toilet
because 'Asian tourists dont use them properly' Diagrams apparently aimed at visitors from Southeast Asia and Middle East They explain how one should sit on a loo seat, rather than squat Also, they should put toilet paper into lavatory, rather...
Tunisia attack: Minute's silence to be held for victims
A minute's silence will be held across the UK at midday to remember the 38 people - including 30 Britons - killed in the Tunisia beach attack a week ago. Flags will be flown at half-mast over Whitehall and Buckingham Palace, while play at...
Jul 2nd, 2015 by Twila
Robot kills autoworker at Volkswagen plant
Witnesses say " he was a quiet robot that kept to himself". Robot kills autoworker at Volkswagen plant Prosecutors reportedly considering whether to bring charges and if so, against whom A robot has killed a contractor at one of Volkswagen's...
Jul 2nd, 2015 by B00Mer
Navy Yard In DC Locked Down After Gunfire Report
Navy Yard In DC Locked Down After Gunfire Report Staff at the defence facility were told to shelter as video showed two people jumping a fence before gunfire was reported. ...
13 people die after flight crashes into river
13 people die after flight crashes into river A TransAsia plane with 58 people on board clipped a bridge shortly after take-off and crashed into a river in northern Taiwan on Wednesday morning, killing at least 13 people. The ATR 72-600 propeller...