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  • 12 Examples That Show That America Is Far More Messed Up Than When You Were A Kid

    11/06/2018 6:36:14 AM PST · by deandg99 · 20 replies
    DC Clothesline ^ | 11/06/2018 | Michael Snyder
    #6 In this day and age, we are inventing new ways to abuse our children. Just recently, it came out that a daycare center in Missouri had hosted a “fight club” during which the toddlers were urged to beat the living daylights out of one another… A horrified Missouri mother is suing her sons’ former daycare center after two teachers hosted a ‘fight club’ and encouraged the toddlers to beat each other up. Video has since emerged of the disturbing December 2016 incident, which shows children pounding each other to the ground while others break down in tears. Nicole Merseal’s...
  • El Capos Sons Now Running His Drug Empire

    11/04/2018 6:34:20 AM PST · by Seruzawa · 23 replies
    NY Post ^ | 3 Nov 2018 | Isabel Vincent
    Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin Guzman “El Chapo” Loera may be going on trial tomorrow in Brooklyn federal court, but the billion dollar cartel he founded is still flourishing under the direction of his two favorite sons. “… The defendant’s sons remain in charge of his vast drug trafficking empire,” reads a recent letter from the US Attorneys preparing to try Guzman’s case.
  • Bizarre Break-In At Aurora Fire Station, Bird Decapitated

    11/03/2018 7:19:34 AM PDT · by mowowie · 53 replies
    CBS 4 Denver ^ | November 1, 2018 at 5:02 pm | Brian Maass
    AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) – A 24-year-old woman is in jail after being accused of breaking into one of Aurora’s newest fire stations, flooding it, ransacking the building and even decapitating a bird. Multiple Aurora fire department sources told CBS4 about the bizarre incident that occurred late Monday night. Firefighters from Station 15, located at 1880 South Flat Rock Trail, had left the station for a call. Firefighters and police theorize that after they drove away and before the station’s bay doors automatically closed, Yesenia Griego sneaked into the building. When they returned, the firefighters found an alarm going off, the...
  • Court hears how four-month-old boy's maggot-infested body was found in a baby swing after he went...

    11/01/2018 8:28:05 AM PDT · by Morgana · 42 replies
    Daily Mail UK ^ | November 1, 2018 | Khaleda Rahman For Dailymail.com and Ap
    FULL TITLE: Court hears how four-month-old boy's maggot-infested body was found in a baby swing after he went unchanged for a week and died of extreme 'diaper rash' as his father faces trial for murder An Iowa father's murder trial has begun after his infant son's body was found maggot-infested in a baby swing after dying from diaper rash last year. Four-month-old Sterling Koehn had been in the same diaper for nine to 14 days when his body was found in the swing August 30, 2017, at his parents' apartment in Alta Vista. The baby's father, 29-year-old Zachary Paul Koehn,...
  • POLICE: NAKED WOMAN TRIES TO BITE OFF MAN’S GENITALS

    10/26/2018 8:10:24 AM PDT · by tired&retired · 40 replies
    WWay News ^ | October 25, 2018 | WWay News
    HANAHAN, SC (WCSC) — Hanahan Police are investigating after a man says a naked woman tried to bite his genitals. Police say it happened Monday night while the victim was involved in a threesome. Officers were told the woman was high on heroin and meth when she apparently attacked one of the men. Police responded to the South Pointe Apartments on Murray Drive. Investigators say one of the men involved called 911 and said the woman attacked him and tried to bite off his penis. When officers went inside the apartment they saw a bleeding naked woman coming at them...
  • Matthew Shepard: The legacy of a gay college student 20 years after his brutal murder.

    10/26/2018 8:11:28 AM PDT · by carriage_hill · 49 replies
    ABC News ^ | 10-26-2018 | ROBERT ZEPEDA & EMILY SHAPIRO
    Twenty years ago, Matthew Shepard was a "smart, funny" 21-year-old, no different than any other young man that age. He was an "ordinary kid who wanted to make the world a better place," his parents remembered. But in October 1998, that all changed, when the openly gay college student was abducted, beaten and tied to a fence in Wyoming. His life ended a few days later, and with it came a widespread awareness of the dangers that members of the LGBTQ community face every day. The homophobic brutal killing also served as a catalyst for progress in America's laws and...
  • How our drinking water could help prevent suicide: Some researchers think putting lithium [tr]

    10/25/2018 8:33:05 AM PDT · by C19fan · 39 replies
    Vox ^ | October 24, 2018 | Dylan Matthews and Byrd Pinkerton
    Lithium is a potent psychiatric drug, one of the primary prescribed medications for bipolar disorder. But it’s also an element that occurs naturally all over the Earth’s crust — including in bodies of water. That means that small quantities of lithium wind up in the tap water you consume every day. Just how much is in the water varies quite a bit from place to place. Naturally, that made researchers curious: Are places with more lithium in the water healthier, mentally? Do places with more lithium have less depression or bipolar or — most importantly of all — fewer suicides?...
  • Soaring antidepressant use is turning our waters into a 'drug soup' ... [tr]

    10/10/2018 12:51:02 AM PDT · by Steve Schulin · 29 replies
    The Daily Mail (UK) ^ | Oct 9, 2018 | Colin Fernandez (Science Correspondent, The Daily Mail)
    Antidepressants pose a threat to wildlife due to their presence in water supplies, say experts ... ... Dr Helena Herrera, of Portsmouth’s School of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences, said many prescribers might not be aware antidepressant medication was potentially harmful for marine life, or that it persists in the environment. ... Their research [Dr Helena Herrera, of Portsmouth’s School of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences, and Professor Alex Ford, of Portsmouth’s Institute of Marine Biology], published in British Journal of Psychiatry, suggests even one step towards addressing the environmental problem of such drugs would help. ... In a previous study, Professor...
  • Two killed, two wounded as volley of gunshots reported at Florida shopping center

    10/09/2018 9:31:57 PM PDT · by blueplum · 31 replies
    NBC news via MSN ^ | 09 Oct 2018 | Alex Johnson
    Two people were killed and two others were injured when multiple gunshots were fired at a shopping center in Fort Myers, Florida, on Tuesday night, authorities said. "It does not appear to be a random act of violence," Lee County Sheriff Carmine Marceno said late Tuesday. He gave no further information... NBC affiliate WBBH quoted a woman at the scene who said she was celebrating her birthday inside the restaurant Society at Bell Tower Shops when someone shot her husband in the chest as she was paying her bill. She told the station that the shooter then shot and killed...
  • Leftist San Francisco becomes a drug dealer's paradise

    10/08/2018 7:54:17 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 12 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 10/08/2018 | Monica Showalter
    If you ever wondered why pricey San Francisco has become such a morass of homeless drug addicts, squalor, and City poop patrols cleaning up at them, look no further than its leftwing policies on drug deales. It's absolutely the home of lenience to criminals, according to an excellent column on the problem by the San Francisco Chronicle's Heather Knight. In an interview with a cop, she wrote: “It’s almost impossible to get convicted in this city,” said Healy, who works in the Police Department’s narcotics division. “The message needs to be sent that it’s not OK to be selling...
  • Rampage Killings Increase Exponentially After Introduction of Serotonin-Related Antidepressants

    10/05/2018 7:13:19 PM PDT · by LevonRiver · 36 replies
    Chalet Reports ^ | 5 October 2018 | David Reznor
    Chalet Reports finds that indiscriminate rampage killings in the United States increased by nearly five times (500 percent) within the first decade after the introduction of serotonin-related antidepressants in the 1960s, and has essentially doubled since then, to nearly 10 times the highest rate of rampage killings in earlier decades, after Eli Lilly first began admitted testing on humans of fluoxetine (known mostly by its brand name Prozac). The bar chart below shows the number of such rampage killing incidents (not number of victims) by decade, beginning in 1900, through August 2018. A proportional line graph of the growth of...
  • 2001 video shows Obama admitting being a ‘thug,’ fighting, drinking, drugging in high school

    10/04/2018 8:43:34 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 30 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 10/04/2018 | Thomas Lifson
    The standards being applied to Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s fitness for high office would have killed the presidential candidacy of Barack Obama, among other recent Democrats (Clinton and Kennedy, for starters). Bill Clinton has adopted a low public profile, and deployed Hillary’s ”Bimbo Eruptions” squad to silence and discredit the women “survivors” of his sexual aggression. But Barack Obama went on the record in 2001, and nobody cared about behavior in high school they now feign outrage over in the case of judge Kavanaugh. Kudos to Ryan Saavedra of The Daily Wire for uncovering a video from 17 years ago...
  • Border Patrol arrests DACA recipient accused of smuggling over $34G worth of meth

    10/03/2018 8:52:22 PM PDT · by Innovative · 15 replies
    Fox News ^ | Oct. 3, 2018 | By Paulina Dedaj
    A Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipient was arrested in California near the Mexico border Tuesday morning and accused of smuggling over $34,000 worth of meth into the U.S., officials said. U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) said the 22-year-old man, who is originally from Mexico, approached the El Centro Sector checkpoint on Highway 86 at approximately 11:20 a.m. in a grey Kia Optima. Agents called for a secondary inspection of his vehicle, during which a canine team alerted to something suspicious in the trunk, investigators said. Agents recovered 14 vacuum-sealed packages, weighing over 17 pounds in all, that...
  • Dilbert Creator Scott Adams' Teenage Stepson Dies of Fentanyl Overdose

    10/02/2018 5:07:08 AM PDT · by simpson96 · 58 replies
    People ^ | 10/2/2018 | Robyn Merrett
    Scott Adams, the creator of satirical comic Dilbert, is mourning the loss of his 18-year-old stepson who died of a Fentanyl overdose. The 61-year-old cartoonist revealed the heartbreaking news through a video on his Periscope, which was shared Monday. Fighting back tears, Adams explained he received a call from his ex-wife over the weekend telling him that “the little boy I raised from the age of two was dead.” Adams then said coroners found a fentanyl patch on his stepson Justin’s arm, and it is believed that he died of an overdose. Adams also explained Justin was trying to “score...
  • Man arrested on drug charge at Cher's mansion

    09/30/2018 7:26:14 AM PDT · by Eddie01 · 22 replies
    sky ^ | 9/28/2018 | staff
    Police allege Donovan Ruiz sold "fentanyl to many users" and that one of his customers overdosed and died. The arrest took place at Cher's Malibu home. A man believed to be the son of one of Cher's assistants has been arrested at the star's Los Angeles home. [snip] Police claim Ruiz, 23, "was involved in the sales of suspected fentanyl to residents of Ventura and Los Angeles Counties". [snip] "Fentanyl sold by Ruiz was eventually consumed by a victim in the city of Thousand Oaks who later overdosed and died." [snip] Sergeant Eric Buschow told People magazine that the arrest...
  • Editorial: Mobile hygiene unit in Oroville a creative step (Homeless crisis in California)

    09/27/2018 10:25:17 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 12 replies
    The Enterprise-Record ^ | September 26, 2018 | The Editorial Board
    Working on a complex issue often takes creativity. When it’s an issue like homelessness, every angle is worth exploring. So when the nonprofit Oroville Southside Community Improvement Association Inc. asked to partner with the city on its Haven of Hope on Wheels project, which includes a trailer outfitted with showers, toilets and laundry facilities, the Oroville City Council obliged. The council sensibly saw the project for what it is — another way to help the disenfranchised while keeping them from disrupting businesses or taking baths, doing laundry and going to the bathroom along rivers and in parks. The council voted...
  • Police praise “sniffer cat" for making cocaine haul

    09/25/2018 2:17:04 PM PDT · by Red Badger · 18 replies
    www.express.co.uk ^ | PUBLISHED: 18:57, Mon, Sep 17, 2018 | UPDATED: 19:07, Mon, Sep 17, 2018 | By Stuart Winter
    A CURIOUS cat sparked a major drugs investigation today after dragging home a consignment of suspected cocaine. The cat was found curled up in bed next to a bag containing at least 20 “wraps” of Class A drugs (Image: TWITTER ASPOLICE ASHLEY) ========================================================================= The mischievous moggie was found curled up in bed next to a bag containing at least 20 “wraps” of Class A drugs. Forensic experts are still analysing the substance but do not believe it is the deadly party drug mephedrone, otherwise known as MKAT or “Meow Meow”. Avon and Somerset Police are keeping the identity of the...
  • FBI: Baltimore homicide rate topped US big cities in 2017

    09/25/2018 9:54:53 AM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 36 replies
    ABC "News" ^ | September 25, 2018 | by AP
    FBI crime statistics place Baltimore's homicide rate above that of any other U.S. city with a population over 500,000. Citing crime data released Monday, The Baltimore Sun reports that the 342 homicides in the city last year yielded a homicide rate of 56 per 100,000 people. Among big U.S. cities, Baltimore was followed by Detroit, which recorded a homicide rate of 40 per 100,000 people; Memphis, Tennessee, with a rate of 28 per 100,000 and Chicago, with a rate of 24 per 100,000. But some smaller cities reported a higher homicide rates. St. Louis has a population of slightly over...
  • Some 129 countries sign up to Trump's pledge at U.N. to fight drugs

    09/24/2018 1:02:08 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 13 replies
    Reuters ^ | September 24, 2018 | Michelle Nichols and Jeff Mason
    UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Some 129 countries at the United Nations signed on to a U.S.-drafted pledge to fight the global drug problem on Monday that U.S. President Donald Trump warned presented a public health and national security threat. In order to attend the brief U.N. event with Trump, countries had to sign the one-page “call to action on the world drug problem.” Trump held a similar event at the annual gathering of world leaders in New York last year, focused on U.N. reform....
  • Police warn parents after drugs found disguised as lollipops, candy cartoon characters

    09/23/2018 6:28:51 PM PDT · by Libloather · 5 replies
    News4jax ^ | 9/23/18 | Carianne Luter
    HAPEVILLE, Ga. - Georgia police have a warning for parents after a recent bust found drugs disguised as colorful candy cartoon characters and lollipops. Police found two firearms (one stolen), cash, suspected marijuana, pills, cannabis pops, and suspected powder cocaine after a drug bust in Hapeville, police said. The drugs look like Hello Kitty and the minions from “Despicable Me.” This could be dangerous if found by children.