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  • Ooops! Isis suicide bombing instructor blows up his own class by accident

    08/11/2014 9:34:01 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 99 replies
    Belgast Telegraph ^ | 08/11/2014 | Christopher Hooton
    An Isis commander at a terrorist training camp north of Baghdad accidentally detonated a belt packed with explosives during a demonstration in front of a group militants on Monday, killing himself and 21 nearby trainees. The accident was a source of dark humour for locals, with suicide attacks in public spaces having become an almost daily occurrence in Iraq. A bomber struck a falafel shop near the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Baghdad last week, and when told of the bungled training demonstration by the New York Times, Raad Hashim, who works at a liquor store near the site of...
  • Washington Man Survives Going Through Wood Chipper

    01/30/2014 2:01:02 PM PST · by Cincinatus' Wife · 65 replies
    CBS-Seattle local ^ | January 30, 2014 | Benjamine Fearnow
    Longview, Wash. (CBS SEATTLE) – A Longview man is recovering from serious injuries after he was trapped and sent through a shredding wood chipper machine at work. Much of Frank Arce’s body has been shredded and crushed after he climbed into a turned-off wood chipper machine to retrieve an object stuck in the bark-shredding device – something practiced by him and his co-workers at the Swanson Bark and Wood Products Company, KATU reports. However, someone was not aware that Arce was inside the barrel-sized machine, and the spikes and claws inside the device were turned back on with him inside....
  • 14 terror suspects mistakenly kill themselves

    01/06/2010 6:15:51 AM PST · by BulletBobCo · 67 replies · 2,229+ views
    CNN ^ | January 6, 2010
    Kabul, Afghanistan (CNN) -- Fourteen suspected terrorists died Tuesday night when the bus they rigged with explosives blew up prematurely, police said. The explosion occurred as the suspects were riding the bus in the province of Kunduz, said police chief Abdul Raziq Yaqobi.
  • Eurostar trains stuck in tunnel due to cold weather (Global Warming Alert!)

    12/18/2009 5:45:47 PM PST · by jimbo123 · 19 replies · 1,087+ views
    BBC ^ | 12/19/09 | BBC
    Three Eurostar trains have broken down in the Channel Tunnel due to cold weather, as more snow is expected to cause disruption in parts of Britain. The temperature difference between the chilly open air and warm tunnel under the English Channel caused the trains to break down, Eurostar said. It said a rescue locomotive was trying to get them out. More snow and freezing temperatures are is expected for parts of Scotland and south-east and eastern England. The three trains were all from Paris to London. Two further trains travelling from Brussels and Paris heading for the tunnel were turned...
  • Senior Hezbollah official killed in Lebanon blast

    10/12/2009 12:42:38 PM PDT · by Fali_G · 43 replies · 2,608+ views
    A senior official of the Hezbollah militant group was killed on Monday evening when an explosion rocked a house apparently serving as a munitions bunker in south Lebanon. At least five other people were killed in the blast, which took place in a three-story building in the southern Lebanese village of Tayr Filsi, on the southern bank of the Litani River. The identity of the militant has not yet been confirmed, but security sources listed his son among the fatalities. The area was cordoned off and Hezbollah could not be reached for comment.
  • Oops! Civil War fan pierces neighbor's house with cannonball, police say

    09/04/2009 2:10:54 PM PDT · by Wardenclyffe · 36 replies · 1,103+ views
    ASSOCIATED PRESS ^ | Friday, September 4, 2009 | AP Staff
    UNIONTOWN, Pa. -- State police have charged a self-proclaimed Civil War buff with accidentally firing a 2-pound cannonball through the wall of a neighbor's home. Fifty-four-year-old William Maser says he was firing a cannon Wednesday evening when the ball ricocheted and hit the house about 400 yards away.
  • Star explodes halfway across universe (NASA's Swift detects star's GRB; reached Earth early Wed.)

    03/21/2008 4:07:07 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 82 replies · 1,085+ views
    AP on Yahoo ^ | 3/21/08 | Seth Borenstein - ap
    WASHINGTON - The explosion of a star halfway across the universe was so huge it set a record for the most distant object that could be seen on Earth by the naked eye. The aging star, in a previously unknown galaxy, exploded in a gamma ray burst 7.5 billion light years away, its light finally reaching Earth early Wednesday. The gamma rays were detected by NASA's Swift satellite at 2:12 a.m. "We'd never seen one before so bright and at such a distance," NASA's Neil Gehrels said. It was bright enough to be seen with the naked eye. However, NASA...
  • Woman Crashes into DMV During Driving Test

    03/17/2008 8:31:17 PM PDT · by RDTF · 17 replies · 1,602+ views
    wjla ^ | March 17, 2008 | not specified
    LEESBURG, Va. A 28-year-old woman crashed into the Department of Motor Vehicles during a driving test Saturday morning in Leesburg. Nita Sureka of Ashburn was attempting to park a 2000 Volkswagon at 9:35 a.m. when she accidentally accelerated into the side of the building while attempting to park. The building at 945 Edwards Ferry Rd. sustained damage and was closed for the reminder of the day. There were no injuries inside the building and a passenger in the vehicle was treated for minor injuries on the scene. -snip-
  • UN Discusses Global Warming in Spain as Snow Pummels Switzerland

    11/19/2007 4:14:54 AM PST · by como_1996 · 16 replies · 96+ views
    NewsBusters ^ | Nov 18, 2007 | Noel Shepard
    Well, as the United Nations' Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change met in Valencia, Spain, last week to contemplate the supposedly catastrophic warming of the planet, Switzerland to the east received the most snow for this early in the season since 1952.
  • Reporter Who Called Bush ‘Idiot’ for Segway Fall Cracks Ribs in Fall from Contraption

    09/03/2007 3:14:37 PM PDT · by rfp1234 · 101 replies · 5,796+ views
    Breitbart TV ^ | 09/03/2007 | Breitbart TV
    The ex-newspaper editor took great delight in making fun of President Bush for falling off a Segway - the two-wheeled, motorised, gyroscopically balanced scooter that, its makers promise, will never fall over. However, he was bitten by karma and suffered the same fate as Bush.
  • Britney Spears booed for lip-synching at Florida concert(Backing CD malfunctions mid-performance)

    05/24/2007 9:43:39 AM PDT · by SirLinksalot · 61 replies · 2,047+ views
    Think Fashion ^ | May 22,2007
    Britney Spears booed for lip-synching at Florida concert 10:00AM Tuesday May 22, 2007 Britney Spears was booed by fans after being caught out lip-synching during a 'live' performance. The troubled singer was performing at the House of Blues in Florida on Saturday night when technical glitches saw her backing CD skip repeatedly, exposing her miming. A source is quoted by gossip website "It was an ugly scene. The crowd started jeering and heckling her. Britney looked absolutely devastated." "When the CD started skipping during the song Do Somethin', Britney hid her face and turned her back. Then, when it...
  • Police gaffe makes Muslims pray in wrong direction

    04/14/2007 8:34:16 AM PDT · by EveningStar · 78 replies · 1,844+ views
    Reuters ^ | April 13, 2007
    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - A Dutch police station trying to help Muslim detainees face Mecca for their prayers painted arrows in cells pointing in the wrong direction...
  • Burglar captured after losing leg

    04/10/2007 6:51:19 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 79 replies · 1,225+ views
    POMONA -- A suspected burglar using a chain and pickup truck to steal an ATM from a market this morning failed to escape capture when his prosthetic leg fell off. Gregory Daniels, 48, was arrested on suspicion of burglary. A second man fled the scene and was not in custody. The pair smashed a large glass window of the Pomona Ranch Market at 2277 N. Garey Ave. about 3 a.m., police said. They used a chain and a truck to yank a bolted-down ATM from a concrete floor. Police came to the area and spotted the getaway car. Officers followed...
  • Particle collider magnet self-destructs

    04/03/2007 9:35:12 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 13 replies · 644+ views
    AP on Yahoo ^ | 4/3/07 | Alexander G. Higgins - ap
    GENEVA - A 43-foot-long magnet for the world's largest particle collider broke "with a loud bang and a cloud of dust" during a high-pressure test, and officials said Tuesday they are working to find a replacement part. The part that failed March 27 was in a super-cooled magnet designed to focus streams of protons so that they collide and allow scientists to study the results of the collision, giving them a better understanding of the makeup of matter, according to Fermilab, based in suburban Chicago, which has an accelerator of its own and is helping build one deep beneath the...
  • House Committee Hearing on 'Warming of the Planet' Canceled Because of Snow/Ice Storm

    02/13/2007 4:30:48 PM PST · by Arcy · 133 replies · 5,676+ views
    Drudge ^ | Feb 13 2007
    House Committee Hearing on 'Warming of the Planet' Canceled Because of Snow/Ice Storm

    02/13/2007 4:53:02 PM PST · by Kaslin · 11 replies · 630+ views
    Drudge ^ | February 13, 2007
    The Subcommittee on Energy and Air Quality hearing scheduled for Wednesday, February 14, 2007, at 10:00 a.m. in room 2123 Rayburn House Office Building has been postponed due to inclement weather. The hearing is entitled “Climate Change: Are Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Human Activities Contributing to a Warming of the Planet?” The hearing will be rescheduled to a date and time to be announced later. DC WEATHER REPORT: Wednesday: Freezing rain in the morning...then a chance of snow in the afternoon. Ice accumulation of less than one quarter of an inch. Highs in the mid 30s. Northwest winds around 20...

    12/14/2006 3:56:36 AM PST · by MeneMeneTekelUpharsin · 53 replies · 1,750+ views
    The Houston Chronicle ^ | 14 December 2006 | JENNIFER LEAHY
    A man was fatally shot Wednesday evening in southwest Houston while eating crawfish at a Cajun restaurant, the Houston Police Department said. The 29-year-old man was seated while eating in the Cajun Kitchen at 11900 Bellaire around 9 p.m. when two men entered and shot him in the head, police said. The owner of the restaurant chased the suspects and fired several shots at the gunmen before they escaped. The victim was taken to Ben Taub Hospital where he was pronounced dead. His identity is pending verification by the Harris County Medical Examiner's Office.
  • British Man Injured After Lighting Firecracker in Buttocks

    11/09/2006 6:44:30 PM PST · by Sopater · 10 replies · 473+ views
    Fox News ^ | Thursday, November 09, 2006 | Associated Press
    LONDON — A 22-year-old man suffered internal injuries after lighting a small firecracker he had inserted into his buttocks, paramedics said Thursday. The incident took place Sunday, when Britain celebrated Bonfire Night, traditionally marked with fireworks to celebrate the Guy Fawkes' gunpowder plot to blow up Parliament in the 17th century. The man suffered burns and other unspecified internal injuries in the incident in Sunderland, 275 miles north of London. Katherine Shenton, a spokeswoman for the North East Ambulance Service, said a caller had phoned in that the victim was bleeding after the firecracker exploded. Several of the man's friends...
  • Man threatens cop with possible pipe bomb in Phoenix

    10/17/2006 4:56:34 PM PDT · by Jet Jaguar · 30 replies · 1,241+ views ^ | 10 17 2006 | me
    Just a shot of a dude in Phoenix threatening cops with a "pipe bomb" More to come.
  • Teen to face littering charge after bra flies off antenna

    10/13/2006 9:56:43 AM PDT · by flutters · 80 replies · 2,194+ views
    The Columbus Dispatch ^ | October 13, 2006
    A teenager who put her bra on a car antenna before it flew off and led to a highway accident will be charged with littering, a prosecutor said. Emily Davis, 17, of Bowling Green, told investigators she took her bra off while her friend was driving on I-75. James Campbell, who was driving behind the girls, said he swerved to avoid the bra and his car flipped several times. Campbell, 37, broke a vertebra in his neck during the accident on Sept. 26. His passenger, Jeff Long, 40, broke several ribs. A State Highway Patrol crash report said that the...