An agent with U.S. Border Patrol was killed and another injured when the two came under attack, according to information released Sunday by the agency and U.S. Senator Ted Cruz.
Border Patrol officials said the agents were on patrol in Culberson County in the Big Bend Sector of the Texas border.
Bronco Sue Yonkers, aka: Sue Warfield, Sue Rapier, Sue Stone, Sue Black (1854-??) – A lusty Welsh girl who turned the heads of men and could shoot as well as any of them, Bronco Sue left a trail of unlucky men in her wake as she made her way through the Wild West.
Born as Susie Warfield in Wales on September 11, 1854, she immigrated with her parents to the United States when she was just a child. The family made their way to the Nevada mining camps where little Susie learned daring horseman skills and how to use a pistol as well as any man.
Cecilia was working as a minibar attendant at a Chicago hotel when she knocked on the guest’s door and announced herself. The man’s response was quick and unequivocal: “You can come in.”
When she opened the door, “He was at the computer, masturbating,” Cecilia recalled. She was overcome with shock and embarrassment. Judging from the satisfied look on the man’s face, that was the whole idea.
A press release from Sen. Jon Tester that I received last Tuesday held some apparent good news for a small group of veterans who have been fighting a private war against the Pentagon for three or four decades.
Tester introduced a bill in March to declassify the military service records of veterans who were exposed to toxic substances as a result of their (often unwitting) participation in top-secret missions decades ago.
Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch sat during most of U.S. anthem and stood for the Mexican anthem before their game against the Patriots at Azteca Stadium in Mexico City.
Lynch has not stood for the national anthem since returning from retirement this season.
A former Oklahoma state senator has pleaded guilty to a child sex trafficking charge, The Oklahoman reported Saturday.
Former state Sen. Ralph Shortey, a Republican, had been accused of offering to pay a 17-year-old boy for sexual “stuff” earlier this year. Federal prosecutors will drop three additional child pornography charges against him in exchange for his guilty plea.
At 1:31 p.m. Friday the sun set in Barrow for the last time. Ever.
Or at least, it set for the last time while the city is named Barrow. The sun won’t rise again until 1:17 p.m. Jan. 22, 2017, when the city will be operating under its new name, Utqiaġvik.
Scientists have warned there could be a big increase in numbers of devastating earthquakes around the world next year. They believe variations in the speed of Earth’s rotation could trigger intense seismic activity, particularly in heavily populated tropical regions.
Although such fluctuations in rotation are small – changing the length of the day by a millisecond – they could still be implicated in the release of vast amounts of underground energy, it is argued.
Um, there is such a thing as septic safe toilet paper, you know…
Country Music Hall of Famer, Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame inductee and Grand Ole Opry member Mel Tillis died early Sunday morning at the Munroe Regional Medical Center in Ocala, Fla., according to his publicist Don Murry Grubbs.
Again, blame WiscoDave for the caption
A couple of cities in the California desert have found a novel and remarkably cruel way to make money—force citizens to pay for the privilege of being prosecuted by the attorneys contracting with these cities.
We’ve seen cities across the country abuse their own citizens—particularly its poorest residents and visitors—with vicious enforcement of petty laws designed to create a revenue stream via a cascade of fines and fees.
Fox News’ Tucker Carlson took on a Democrat Thursday over a new gun control measure targeting muzzle loaders.
Start watching at about the 1:00 mark.
-Jeffery in Alabama
Two men have been indicted in the thefts of more than 70 firearms from Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky gun stores in July.
A federal grand jury has charged Ronquieze Head, 35, and Seronte Newby, 29, both of Cincinnati, with crimes related to the thefts, the office of the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Ohio announced Thursday.
As a person who doesn’t really love turkey and wishes we’d just trade the ol’ bird for a beef tenderloin or a honey ham, bacon-wrapped turkey was a bit of a surprise to me. Bacon-wrapped turkey is the turkey for turkey haters. Wrapping a turkey in bacon is fun, taking some of the stress off of roasting a Norman Rockwell-worthy turkey and wowing your guests at the same time.
And for you fucking hillbillies:
Baked Stuffed RACcoon With Apples