Category Archives: News

Be careful of what you ask for

Massachusetts, New York, and several other states are beginning to see the ugly side of minimum wage hikes: coffee shop and restaurant store closures, reduced hours of work, and job cuts. Mandated minimum wage hikes have a pretty side and … Continue reading

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Evidently Kenton’s not much of a morning person

A Lafayette man was arrested after allegedly pointing a shotgun at a man who came to his residence. Kenton James Blough, 26, was charged with aggravated assault following the incident, which took place last Wednesday. According to the arrest report, … Continue reading

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California Driver Accelerated Into Pedestrians

SUNNYVALE (KPIX 5) – The FBI was assisting Sunnyvale police Wednesday in investigating a driver who allegedly intentionally slammed his vehicle into eight people on a Sunnyvale street, severely injuring several of them. In an email to KPIX 5 early … Continue reading

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Militia leader beaten in jail

SUNLAND PARK, N.M., April 24 (Reuters) – The leader of an armed militia group that spent the past two months detaining migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border has been hospitalized after he was attacked in the prison where he was awaiting … Continue reading

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Probably registered as a democrat

LITTLETON, Colo. (AP) — Denver-area public schools will be closed Wednesday as authorities search for a young Florida woman who flew to the city and bought a gun after becoming “infatuated” with the mass shooting at Columbine High School. The … Continue reading

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It ain’t the Wild West anymore, Larry

BISBEE — A man who accidentally shot a friend more than two years ago outside a Tombstone saloon after a night of drinking has entered into a plea deal that avoids a prison sentence, according to court documents. Larry Douglas … Continue reading

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WWII bomb found and blown up in Frankfurt

Some 600 people have been evacuated from their homes in the old city of Frankfurt so specialists could remove a World War II-era bomb that was discovered in the Main River. The German news agency dpa reported the bomb was … Continue reading

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Fecal transplants result in massive long-term reduction in autism symptoms

Scientific research continues to uncover interesting connections between the gut microbiome and human health, including everything from depression to PTSD to autoimmune disease. Another example of this are the emerging ties between gut health and autism, with an exciting new … Continue reading

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I’m blaming the muslims for this one

Notre Dame cathedral has caught fire, according to the Parisian fire service and eyewitnesses. Footage posted online shows a large fire engulfing the upper part of the cathedral, with the flames licking around its two bell towers. MORE

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Julian Assange arrested

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was arrested on a 7-year-old warrant early Thursday at the Embassy of Ecuador in London, and is currently being held in a police station. “Julian Assange, 47, has today, Thursday 11 April, been arrested by officers … Continue reading

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Godspeed, Col. Cole

Retired Air Force Lt. Col. Richard “Dick” Cole, the last surviving member of World War II’s Doolittle Raiders, died Tuesday in Texas at the age of 103. The president of the Doolittle Tokyo Raiders Association told The Air Force Times … Continue reading

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Let them eat cake

About 20 tons of gold from Venezuela’s central bank was ready to be hauled away Tuesday on a Russian airline’s Boeing 777 that landed in Caracas a day earlier, a Venezuelan lawmaker wrote on Twitter. The destination of the $840 … Continue reading

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Oh no! How are we going to survive this tragedy???

LOS ANGELES — Nipsey Hussle was killed and two others were wounded in a shooting at the Los Angeles store owned by the rapper on Sunday, according to authorities. The shooting was reported around 3:20 p.m. in the 3400 block … Continue reading

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All charges dropped in Waco Twin Peaks shootout

Here’s an update to a story we covered in detail for quite a while. After four years of seriously sketchy prosecutorial conduct, likely trying to cover up the number of people killed by police and SWAT units as they shot … Continue reading

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‘Dark day for internet freedom’: EU lawmakers approve controversial copyright reform

The European Parliament has voted to adopt the highly controversial Article 13 provision which would govern the production and distribution of content online under the auspices of increasing copyright protections. Tuesday’s move will update the EU’s 20-year-old copyright rules and … Continue reading

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It ain’t over til the fat lady sings

Despite all charges being dropped against Empire star Jussie Smollett Tuesday, the actor reportedly still faces an FBI investigation for mail fraud. Fox News reported on air Tuesday that the FBI is still looking into Jussie Smollett allegedly sending himself … Continue reading

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Inspired by Kerodin?

The Southern District of New York (SDNY) has announced criminal charges against attorney Michael Avenatti (full complaint pdf below) for attempting to extract more than $20 million in payments from Nike Corp, a publicly traded company, by threatening to use … Continue reading

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In Macon County News: Two birds with one stone

A convicted felon in possession of a firearm was arrested last week, after officers found the man in the same residence as a subject wanted in Smith County. According to Chief Deputy Bryon Satterfield, of the Macon County Sheriff’s Department, … Continue reading

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The lawyers who took on Big Tobacco are aiming at Realtors and their 6% fee

A new class-action lawsuit takes aim at real estate agents and the tools they use to do business, and housing industry watchers say it could revolutionize the way Americans buy and sell the biggest asset they’ll ever own. The suit … Continue reading

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Blowjob leads to gun arrest

A 38-year-old Modesto felon was arrested early Monday after police found him with a loaded handgun in his car. Ceres Police received a 2:45 a.m. call about a man and woman inside a Honda parked on Ariano Lane at Mira … Continue reading

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