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Man sets himself alight on Japan bullet train, passenger dies
Man sets himself alight on Japan bullet train, passenger dies REUTERS First posted: Tuesday, June 30, 2015 01:32 AM EDT | Updated: ... (by spaminator)
Jun 30th, 2015 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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Arizona to pay firefighter families $670,000 over wildfire deaths
Arizona to pay firefighter families $670,000 over wildfire deaths David Schwartz, REUTERS First posted: Monday, June 29, 2015 10:25 PM EDT ... (by spaminator)
Jun 30th, 2015 by Walter last post
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Two men die after being found shot in head, burned alive
Two men die after being found shot in head, burned alive THE ASSOCIATED PRESS First posted: Monday, June 29, 2015 09:19 PM EDT | Updated: ... (by spaminator)
Jun 30th, 2015 by spaminator last post
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Detroit mother pleads guilty to killing children found in freezer
Detroit mother pleads guilty to killing children found in freezer Serena Maria Daniels, REUTERS First posted: Monday, June 29, 2015 11:57 AM EDT ... (by spaminator)
Jun 30th, 2015 by Blackleaf last post
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British sailors accused of Halifax gang rape due in court
Men got bail conditions changed to move to Alberta, and plan to ask for another change The case of four... (by Locutus)
Jun 30th, 2015 by Walter last post
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For the first time beheads women
because we didn't send parkas yet? I dunno. In first, ISIS beheads two Syrian women for sorcery The hardline Islamic State group has beheaded two women in Syria, the first time it has decapitated female civilians, the founder... (by Locutus)
Jun 30th, 2015 by personal touch last post
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Canadian towns giving away land to attract new residents
Canadian towns giving away land to attract new residents Large parts of Canada were settled thanks to a government policy of giving... (by B00Mer)
Jun 30th, 2015 by personal touch last post
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Alberta's oilpatch battens down for changes to royalties and emissions
Alberta's oilpatch battens down for changes to royalties and emissions First, a change to the energy regulator, then a carbon... (by B00Mer)
Jun 30th, 2015 by personal touch last post
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Girl, 7, killed and seven hurt in Maryland speed boat race crash
Girl, 7, killed and seven hurt in Maryland speed boat race crash REUTERS First posted: Sunday, June 28, 2015 09:21 PM EDT | Updated: ... (by spaminator)
Jun 30th, 2015 by personal touch last post
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Smartphone app offers legal advice for police encounters
Smartphone app offers legal advice for police encounters Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press ... (by SLM)
Jun 29th, 2015 by SLM last post
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Small cargo plane crashes into Chicago home
Small cargo plane crashes into Chicago home Karen Brooks, REUTERS First posted: Tuesday, November 18, 2014 08:41 AM EST | Updated: ... (by spaminator)
Jun 29th, 2015 by SLM last post
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Team buzzcut vs Team hoodie
little buzzcut dude runs to debate brave black hoodie guy black hoodies red hoodie honey runs to his defense big black jacket dude figures a man advantage is the way to sort things out... (by Locutus)
Jun 29th, 2015 by #juan last post
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Plane crashes into Massachusetts home
Plane crashes into Massachusetts home ASSOCIATED PRESS First posted: Sunday, June 28, 2015 07:31 PM EDT | Updated: ... (by spaminator)
Jun 29th, 2015 by Blackleaf last post
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Tunisia attack: Queen offers condolences to victims' families
The Queen has sent her "sincere condolences" to the families of those killed in the Tunisian beach massacre. The monarch said she and the Duke of Edinburgh were "shocked" by Friday's gun attack and she also offered their "deepest sympathy" to the... (by Blackleaf)
Jun 29th, 2015 by Blackleaf last post
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The BBC is in a fog of groupthink and can’t see how biased it is
Here are recent examples of how mindlessly the left-wing BBC falls into its party line, on three familiar topics. The BBC is in a fog of groupthink and cant see how biased it is ... (by Blackleaf)
Jun 29th, 2015 by B00Mer last post
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Alberta NDP will ‘move forward’ on $15 minimum wage plans
NDP will move forward on $15 minimum wage plans CALGARY Part of Premier-designate Rachel Notleys election campaign was... (by B00Mer)
Jun 28th, 2015 by gopher last post
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Escaped NY prisoners may be heading for Canada, NY state police say
Escaped NY prisoners may be heading for Canada, NY state police say The two convicted murderers who escaped from a New York prison three weeks ago may be headed... (by B00Mer)
Jun 28th, 2015 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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Gap between Canada's middle class, wealthy 'starting to run away'
Gap between Canada's middle class, wealthy 'starting to run away': report A Canadian think-tank says the gap between the country's... (by B00Mer)
Jun 28th, 2015 by B00Mer last post
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It's time for another game of ASYLUM!
As thousands of migrants, including many dubious-looking Mohammedans, continue to flood Calais in order to get to Britain, Richard Littlejohn thinks it's time for another game of ASYLUM! LITTLEJOHN: Iraqi terrorists, Afghan dissidents, bogus Bosnians... (by Blackleaf)
Jun 28th, 2015 by Dixie Cup last post
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New Ontario rules meant to crack down on unscrupulous debt collectors
New Ontario rules meant to crack down on unscrupulous debt collectors Craig Wong, The Canadian Press ... (by SLM)
Jun 28th, 2015 by petros last post
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Police searching for large veterans' monument stolen in Calgary
Police searching for large veterans' monument stolen in Calgary Calgary police are asking the public's for help in their search for a... (by B00Mer)
Jun 28th, 2015 by B00Mer last post
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'Bomb threat' causes flight to land early in Saskatoon
'Bomb threat' causes flight to land early in Saskatoon SASKATOON -- A WestJet flight bound for Edmonton from Halifax was diverted to... (by B00Mer)
Jun 28th, 2015 by CDNBear last post
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Nobody Dies From This Stuff Anymore
Unvaccinated boy dies of diphtheria in Spain, country's first case in 29 years MADRID -- Officials say a six-year-old boy who... (by SLM)
Jun 28th, 2015 by spaminator last post
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Beheading And Blast Reported At French Factory
A man has been decapitated after an attacker brandishing an Islamist flag raided a French factory in Grenoble, according to reports. There are also reports of a loud explosion at the factory and several other victims. The decapitated head... (by tay)
Jun 28th, 2015 by spaminator last post
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Joni Mitchell in Intensive Care
Joni Mitchell in 'intensive care' in Los Angeles hospital - BBC News (by Spade)
Jun 27th, 2015 by B00Mer last post
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Serial Killer Fears As Six Ohio Women Vanish
Serial Killer Fears As Six Ohio Women Vanish The FBI is investigating the murders of four women and disappearances of two others in a small... (by B00Mer)
Jun 26th, 2015 by pgs last post
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Multiple people hurt in a shooting in Surrey, BC
Multiple people hurt in a shooting in Surrey, BC Three people are hurt after a shooting at a home in Surrey this morning. It happened... (by B00Mer)
Jun 26th, 2015 by Ludlow last post
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The Queen lays a wreath at Bergen-Belsen
It is the final resting place of more than 80,000 people murdered by the Nazis and, today, the Queen visited the site of the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp to pay tribute to those who lost their lives there. Belsen, which occupies a stretch of... (by Blackleaf)
Jun 26th, 2015 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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Six people killed in highway wreck involving nine vehicles
Six people killed in highway wreck involving nine vehicles THE ASSOCIATED PRESS First posted: Friday, June 26, 2015 12:42 AM EDT | Updated: ... (by spaminator)
Jun 26th, 2015 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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Oregon man arrested after parents found dead in freezer
Oregon man arrested after parents found dead in freezer Shelby Sebens, Reuters First posted: Thursday, June 25, 2015 07:14 PM EDT | Updated: ... (by spaminator)
Jun 26th, 2015 by spaminator last post
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Plane crashes in Alaska, all nine people on board dead
Plane crashes in Alaska, all nine people on board dead THE ASSOCIATED PRESS First posted: Thursday, June 25, 2015 09:48 PM EDT | Updated: ... (by spaminator)
Jun 25th, 2015 by Locutus last post
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Rare ‘testicle-eating’ fish with human-like teeth found in New Jersey
Rare ‘testicle-eating’ fish with human-like teeth found in New Jersey A fish native to the Amazon called the pacu was caught in a reservoir in Southern New Jersey over the weekend. The fish has a... (by B00Mer)
Jun 25th, 2015 by B00Mer last post
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'May suck in a boat': Giant vortex in southern US lake wows onlookers (VIDEO)
'May suck in a boat': Giant vortex in southern US lake wows onlookers (VIDEO) A mysterious giant vortex has appeared in Lake Texoma, between Texas and Oklahoma. The phenomenon... (by B00Mer)
Jun 24th, 2015 by eh1eh last post
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6.2 earthquake strikes Alaska
6.2 earthquake strikes Alaska A 6.2 magnitude earthquake has struck Alaska some 125 km north-west of Anchorage, according to USGS. Details to Follow: WILLOW, Alaska (CBS SF) — The U.S. Geological Survey says a strong earthquake struck in Alaska,... (by B00Mer)
Jun 24th, 2015 by Nuggler last post
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Falklands troops test their mettle
Defence chiefs will deploy specialist air defence units to the Falklands to test Britains capability to protect the islands from an attack by Argentina. The move is part of ongoing contingency exercises to prove that if required, high... (by Blackleaf)
Jun 24th, 2015 by IdRatherBeSkiing last post
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Dick Van Patten Dead: Love Boat, Eight Is Enough Star Dies at 86
Dick Van Patten Dead: Love Boat, Eight Is Enough Star Dies at 86 Storied actor Dick Van... (by B00Mer)
Jun 24th, 2015 by Blackleaf last post
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Europe's two most powerful women meet in Berlin
The Queen paid her respects to the victims of war and dictatorship at Berlin's Neue Wache Memorial today, as her fifth state visit to Germany got underway in earnest. Watched by the Duke of Edinburgh, Her Majesty stood silently in contemplation ... (by Blackleaf)
Jun 24th, 2015 by spaminator last post
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Robert Pickton's victims' families to get $50K each
An agreement has been reached with the City of Vancouver and the provincial and federal governments to pay $50,000 to each of 13 families who had a relative killed by Robert Pickton, says Jason Gratl, the lawyer representing the children of the victims... (by Locutus)
Jun 24th, 2015 by B00Mer last post
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Calgary flag shop pulls controversial Confederate flag from shelves
Calgary flag shop pulls controversial Confederate flag from shelves A Calgary shop has pulled the Confederate flag from its shelves as an emotional debate is underway in... (by B00Mer)
Jun 24th, 2015 by JLM last post
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CBC host Evan Solomon took secret cut of art deals
for those not keeping up with this fine institution... via sda ... (by Locutus)
Jun 23rd, 2015 by Ludlow last post
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.A. Gang Member Gold Plate’s Own Genitals To Death
Los Angeles | An L.A. gang member, Nazario Conchuza Gonzalez, who is part of the infamous Ms-13 gang, also called MarMaybe Salvatrucha, has died of medical complications after attempting to gold plate his own genitals to celebrate his 17th... (by Twila)
Jun 23rd, 2015 by Locutus last post
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High-risk offender released into Calgary area
The Calgary Police Service has announced a high-risk offender has been released into the Calgary area after serving a seven-year federal prison sentence for... (by Locutus)
Jun 23rd, 2015 by IdRatherBeSkiing last post
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ISIS now doing drowning videos
nice guys HORRIBLY BRUTAL VIDEO: ISIS drowns men in swimming pool LOCKED IN CAGE, shows them drowning using underwater cameras Another video has emerged today from ISIS that is so horrifying that even the Daily Mail refrained from posting certain... (by Locutus)
Jun 23rd, 2015 by darkbeaver last post
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The Gravy Train
Amtrak Employees Claimed to Work 40 Hours Per Day Timesheets for employees of Amtrak are riddled with abuse, according to a recent audit report, with cases of workers claiming over 40 hours of work in a single day. The audit released by Amtraks... (by Locutus)
Jun 23rd, 2015 by spaminator last post
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Jodi Arias speaks to jury, pleads for life 9 Attachment(s) POPULAR!
Jodi Arias speaks to jury, pleads for life Jodi Arias has told a jury that she can contribute to society from prison if she is allowed to live. Arias... (by B00Mer)