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  • Moment sheriff's deputy stayed OUTSIDE Parkland school while 17 children were massacred

    03/15/2018 2:20:50 PM PDT · by Morgana · 16 replies
    DAILY MAIL UK ^ | march 15, 2018 | AP
    FULL TITLE: Moment sheriff's deputy stayed OUTSIDE Parkland school while 17 children were massacred inside is caught on newly released CCTV footage Newly released school security video shows a Florida sheriff's deputy go toward the high school building while a gunman massacred 17 students and staff members, but he stayed outside with his handgun drawn for some 27 minutes. The Broward County Sheriff's Office released the video on Thursday showing disgraced former Deputy Scot Peterson's actions during the February 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland. It shows him and a staff member rushing toward the 1200...
  • 'Up to 10' people crushed to death as 950-ton pedestrian bridge collapses on top of cars...

    03/15/2018 2:07:05 PM PDT · by Morgana · 105 replies
    DAILY MAIL UK ^ | march 15, 2018 | Ariel Zilber For and Reuters
    FULL TITLE: 'Up to 10' people crushed to death as 950-ton pedestrian bridge collapses on top of cars and pedestrians on Florida college campus - just five days after it was installed Up to 10 people have been killed when a newly installed pedestrian bridge spanning several lanes of traffic collapsed at Florida International University on Thursday. US Senator Bill Nelson of Florida told local TV station CBS Miami that between six to 10 people died. The 174-foot 'instant bridge' hailed as a feat of engineering and safety, was installed Saturday morning but was not due to open to the...
  • Population Control and Euthanasia Activist Stephen Hawking Passes Away

    03/15/2018 1:42:45 PM PDT · by Morgana · 18 replies
    LIFE NEWS ^ | Mar 14, 2018 | Micaiah Bilger
    World-renowned physicist Dr. Stephen Hawking died Wednesday after decades of brilliant and sometimes hugely mistaken ideas about the universe, human population and the value of human life. Hawking was 76; he died at his home in Cambridge, England, after battling motor neuron disease (ALS) for decades, the Daily Mail reports. Despite his paralysis, he wrote numerous books, appeared in popular media and often gave interviews encouraging scientific exploration. According to the report: Professor Hawking was diagnosed with motor neurone disease in 1963 when he was 21 and he defied medical experts who said he would be dead within two years....
  • Transgender visitor at a prison files lawsuit after she was ordered by guards to remove her...

    03/14/2018 9:06:52 PM PDT · by Morgana · 27 replies
    DAILY MAIL UK ^ | Mar 15, 2018 | ap
    FULL TITLE: Transgender visitor at a prison files lawsuit after she was ordered by guards to remove her underwear because a screening machine detected 'unknown object' in her pants A transgender woman who tried to visit her incarcerated brother has filed a federal lawsuit claiming that Louisiana prison officers ordered her to remove her underwear and show her genitals before she could leave the facility. Donald Nelson, a 48-year-old New Orleans resident who goes by the name 'China,' said in the complaint filed Tuesday that officers at Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola insisted on searching her vehicle after she refused...
  • Last photographs of Stephen Hawking emerge showing him enjoying a night out in Mayfair ...

    03/14/2018 6:40:06 AM PDT · by Morgana · 67 replies
    DAILY MAIL UK ^ | Mar 14, 2018 | Martin Robinson, Uk Chief Reporter and Anthony Joseph and Jessa Schroeder For Mailonline
    FULL TITLE: Last photographs of Stephen Hawking emerge showing him enjoying a night out in Mayfair as his children pay tribute to the professor's 'brilliance and humour' after he dies peacefully aged 76 Professor Stephen Hawking has died at the age of 76 - more than 50 years after he was given just two years to live. The world's most celebrated scientist passed away peacefully at his home in Cambridge this morning after a long battle with motor neurone disease, his family has revealed. Today the last pictures of Professor Hawking emerged and showed him out enjoying dinner in Mayfair...
  • Ten-month-old French Bulldog puppy dies on a United Flight after air crew 'order its owner...

    03/13/2018 6:32:07 PM PDT · by Morgana · 68 replies
    DAILY MAIL UK ^ | Mar 13, 2018 | Hannah Parry For
    FULL TITLE: Ten-month-old French Bulldog puppy dies on a United Flight after air crew 'order its owner to put it in overhead compartment' A ten-month-old French Bulldog puppy has died after a United Airlines flight attendant allegedly told the dog's owner to put it in the overhead compartment. The owner boarded United Flight 1284, from Houston's George Bush Intercontinental Airport to New York's LaGuardia, on Monday, with her puppy in its carrier. But fellow passenger, June Lara, who sat behind the owner on the flight, told that a member of the flight crew said the animal should go in...
  • 3rd Explosion in Austin After 2 Package Bombs Linked

    03/12/2018 12:18:12 PM PDT · by Morgana · 71 replies
    nbc ^ | Mar 12, 2018 | Will Weissert and David Warren
    Investigators believe a package bomb that killed a teenager and wounded a woman in Austin on Monday is linked to a similar bombing that killed a man elsewhere in the city this month, and they're considering whether race was a factor because all of the victims were black. Shortly after police Chief Brian Manley held a news conference in which he linked the Monday morning attack that killed a 17-year-old boy and injured a woman with a March 2 attack that killed a 39-year-old man, authorities rushed to the scene of another blast that badly injured a woman. Authorities haven't...
  • Man Nearly Dies After Rappelling Down Huntington Parking Garage with Garden Hose and Falling

    03/12/2018 12:09:08 PM PDT · by Morgana · 43 replies
    WOWK 13 NEWS ^ | Mar 12, 2018 | Joseph Fitzwater, Assignment Editor
    HUNTINGTON, WV (WOWK) - A man has received 'significant' injuries after falling from a parking garage in Huntington. According to Huntington Police, at around 8:15 p.m. Sunday, a man was found laying on the ground on the 700 block of 3 1/2 alley with items laying around him. Police say that the man, identified as Christopher Sowards, of Huntington, is believed to have a fractured skull and a broken back after a fall. Police say they believe Sowards broke into two vehicles in the parking garage across from the civic center on 3rd Avenue, and took a garden hose to...
  • Iditarod Day 8: Leaders head to Koyuk as pack begins to thin

    03/12/2018 10:02:05 AM PDT · by Morgana · 24 replies
    ktuu ^ | Mar 12, 2018 | Leroy Polk |
    ANCHORAGE (KTUU) - The leading three mushers have left the Shaktoolik checkpoint and are headed to Koyuk early Monday morning. According to the Iditarod's official check in time, Nicolas Petit, Bib 46, left at 1 a.m. Mar. 12. Behind him were mushers Mitch Seavey and Joar Leifseth Ulsom, who left Shaktoolik at 3:43 a.m. and 4:48 a.m., respectively. According to the Iditarod's GPS tracking system, Seavey and Petit are tied almost exactly for first place.
  • That's a BIG CAT scan! Zoo in Ohio uses cutting-edge technology to find out what's causing...

    03/10/2018 7:03:02 AM PST · by Morgana · 14 replies
    DAILY MAIL UK ^ | Mar 10, 2018 | Tariq Tahir For Mailonline
    FULL TITLE: That's a BIG CAT scan! Zoo in Ohio uses cutting-edge technology to find out what's causing Tomo their 14-year-old lion's sore mouth A zoo has used pioneering technology to perform a CAT scan on a lion with sore gums. The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium recently put their new machine to the test to find out the extent of an infection in big cat Tomo's mouth. The zoo is one of just six in the U.S. with computerised axial tomography (CAT) technology on site.
  • 2018 Iditarod - Willow Restart Drone Overhead

    03/10/2018 6:23:10 AM PST · by Morgana · 5 replies
    tundratech ^ | Published on Mar 4, 2018 | tundratech
    2018 Iditarod - Willow Restart Drone Overhead Watch a musher leave the Willow Start Line on the trail to Nome
  • Toys 'R' Us could go out of business next week. That's bad news for Lego and Barbie

    03/09/2018 11:44:55 AM PST · by Morgana · 29 replies
    cnn ^ | march 9, 2018 | Paul R. La Monica
    Bankrupt retailer Toys "R" Us may shut all its US stores as soon as next week, according to several reports. That's terrible news for the two biggest publicly traded toy companies. Investors are clearly preparing for the worst. Shares of Hasbro (HAS) fell 3.5% Friday morning while Mattel (MAT) plunged 7%. Smaller toy company Jakks Pacific (JAKK) fell nearly 5% too. Canada's Spin Master, which owns the popular line of Hatchimals toys, was down about 3% as well on the Toronto Stock Exchange. And everything isn't awesome for privately held European toy giant Lego either. The plastic bricks maker reported...
  • Prayer Requests For Friends Who Dad is About to Die

    03/08/2018 4:57:42 PM PST · by Morgana · 45 replies
    Prayer Request | March 8, 2018 | vanity
    Freepers, My Friends LeeAnn and Scott are driving to South Carolina right now because LeeAnn's father has entered a Hospice today. He is on morphine and is not expected to make it. He has been sick for a very long time and it was known this day might come. Just spoke to LeeAnn and she is all tore up and trying to drive from West Virginia to South Carolina to see him one last time. Please pray for all involved. Thank you.
  • Shocking new pictures lay bare Death Row inmate's injuries from botched execution he said was...

    03/07/2018 7:49:13 AM PST · by Morgana · 103 replies
    DAILY MAIL UK ^ | Mar 7, 2018 | Chris Pleasance for MailOnline
    FULL TITLE: Shocking new pictures lay bare Death Row inmate's injuries from botched execution he said was so painful that he just wanted doctors to 'get it over with' A Death Row inmate wished for death during a botched execution that saw him stabbed 11 times in the legs and groin with needles. Doyle Lee Hamm was due to be executed on February 22 for the murder of Patrick Cunningham, but the procedure had to be called off after doctors were unable to find a vein. Hamm, who was too weak to stand after the ordeal, was left bleeding from...
  • Petition demands Oklahoma judge be removed from the bench after 13-year-old girl's rapist gets NO...

    03/05/2018 4:46:35 PM PST · by Morgana · 19 replies
    DAILY MAIL UK ^ | march 5, 2018 | Hannah Parry For and Associated Press
    FULL TITLE: Petition demands Oklahoma judge be removed from the bench after 13-year-old girl's rapist gets NO jail time More than 100,000 people are demanding an Oklahoma judge step down after he spared a child rapist jail. The push comes amid revelations the judge had allowed convicted child rapists or pedophiles to avoid jail on at least seven previous occasions. Marshall County District Judge Wallace Coppedge sentenced Benjamin Lawrence Petty to just 15 years of probation after he pleaded guilty to raping and sodomizing a 13-year-old at a church camp in 2016. Petty, 36, a cook at the Falls Creek...
  • Planned Parenthood Claims “Some Men Have a Uterus”

    03/05/2018 4:17:45 PM PST · by Morgana · 35 replies
    LIFE NEWS ^ | march 5, 2018 | Micaiah Bilger
    The abortion chain Planned Parenthood claims women are its primary clients. But last week, Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky wanted its supporters to know that it serves men, too, including transgender “men [who] have a uterus.” It repeated the line “Some men have a uterus” 11 times in the tweet. In another tweet, it also claimed men have ovaries, writing, “Whoo brovaries!” The Christian Post reports conservatives quickly mocked the abortion giant for the biologically inaccurate tweet. According to the report: This is “madness” tweeted Obianuju Ekeocha, founder and president of Culture of Life Africa and author or the...
  • Cecile Richards: Running America’s Biggest Abortion Biz Has Been “The Honor of a Lifetime”

    03/05/2018 4:14:26 PM PST · by Morgana · 31 replies
    LIFE NEWS ^ | march 5, 2018 | Lauretta Brown
    Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards appeared on stage at the Oscars Sunday during a musical performance by the rapper Common and singer Andra Day. The singers performed their Oscar-nominated song “Stand Up For Something,” customizing it for the ceremony and including a lyric saying the NRA was “in God’s way.” Richards stood on stage during the performance alongside nine other political activists including Patrisse Cullors, the founder of Black Lives Matter. Before the show, Common explained “the activists we asked to join us on stage are people who have dedicated their lives to making the world better. For some because...
  • Oscars Celebrates Abortion, Honors Planned Parenthood CEO Cecile Richards

    03/05/2018 4:08:01 PM PST · by Morgana · 9 replies
    LIFE NEWS ^ | march 5, 2018 | Micaiah Bilger
    Hollywood displayed its love affair with abortion Sunday at the Oscars by featuring the president of the largest abortion chain in America on stage. Cecile Richards, CEO of Planned Parenthood, was one of 10 activists invited to stand on stage during Andra Day and Common’s performance Sunday night at the Oscars, Blavity reports. Richards and the others wore black as Common and Day sang their Oscar-nominated “Stand Up for Something.” The song urges people to resist violence and racism and to protect women’s rights – which, in the eyes of many Hollywood celebrities, means abortion on demand up to birth....
  • Preacher’s Wife Works at Local Abortion Clinic, She Says “God’s a Forgiving God”

    03/05/2018 4:01:44 PM PST · by Morgana · 31 replies
    LIFE NEWS ^ | Mar 2, 2015 | Carole Novielli
    Callie Chatman’s Linkedin page says that she is a licensed, ordained Minister New Elam Baptist Church in Montgomery, Alabama. Callie’s bio also states that she worked as a Youth Minister and Adult Sunday School Teacher and she assists the pastor in any means necessary. Oddly, it also says she works at Reproductive Health, an abortion clinic in Alabama. According to a pro-life activist who side walk counsels outside an abortion clinic in Montgomery, Callie Chatman indeed works for Reproductive Health Services abortion clinic in Montgomery. A video uploaded by pro-life activist David Day, allegedly shows that Callie’s husband, Pastor Louis...
  • ]West Virginia Legislature Passes Bill Confirming There’s No Constitutional Right to Abortion

    03/05/2018 3:26:22 PM PST · by Morgana · 18 replies
    LIFE NEWS ^ | Mar 5, 2012 | Micaiah Bilger
    West Virginians will have the chance to vote on a constitutional amendment that makes it clear that their state does not recognize abortion as a “right.” On Monday, the state House of Delegates passed the proposed constitutional amendment in a 72-25 vote, WVVA News reports. The ballot measure, which does not require the governor’s approval, passed the state Senate in February. West Virginia Senate Joint Resolution 12 will be on the ballot in November. If approved by voters, the following would be added to the state Constitution: “Nothing in this Constitution secures or protects a right to abortion or requires...