Nepal quake relief drive intensifies
Rescue efforts intensify after more than 2,300 die in Nepal's worst quake in more than 80 years, as a powerful aftershock hits the region.
Sun, 26 Apr 2015 15:18:09 GMT
Deadly protests in Burundi capital
At least two people die in violent protests in Burundi after the president announces he will seek a third term.
Sun, 26 Apr 2015 15:23:27 GMT
Kipchoge and Tufa win in London
Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge wins the men's London Marathon, with Tigist Tufa of Ethiopia victorious in the women's race.
Sun, 26 Apr 2015 13:16:48 GMT
Russian twerking video women jailed
A Russian court jails three women for performing a twerking dance in front of a World War Two memorial and posting it online.
Sun, 26 Apr 2015 12:37:02 GMT
Baltimore protest turns violent
A protest march in Baltimore a week after Freddie Gray, a black man, died in police custody, turns violent with at least a dozen arrests.
Sun, 26 Apr 2015 07:12:28 GMT
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Stupidest Man on the Internet Does the Birther Boogaloo
Jim Hoft, the fabled Stupidest Man on the Internet, is getting his knuckle-dragging readers worked up again with an especially stupid post about President Obama’s estranged brother Malik: Malik Obama: I’d Take DNA Test to See if Barack Obama Is Really My Brothe …
Sun, 26 Apr 2015 14:11:49 +0000
Allen West Threatens Muslim Students, Calls Them 'Jihadists'
Allen West isn’t very happy with the University of Maryland, College Park. It wasn’t only Muslim students who opposed a screening of “American Sniper” at the school, but West certainly did voice his displeasure with Muslim students, telling them to …
Sun, 26 Apr 2015 14:04:16 +0000
Weekend Photo Puzzle X2. 26/April 2015
So, I have really tried to raise the bar on the weekend photo puzzle this week. In photo 1 we see a young couple, there is no violence, but they are both drunk at a public event. This is a caption contest, and the winning caption will be posted next weekend, so you have until Wed …
Sun, 26 Apr 2015 12:41:32 +0000
Baltimore Erupts Into Violence, Chaos as #BlackLivesMatter Riots Rage
BALTIMORE, Maryland — Racial protests supposed to be peaceful quickly turned into violent riots on Saturday evening, closing down the city of Baltimore for some time—and creating a panic for thousands of people as just 50 miles away elites in Washington partied with …
Sun, 26 Apr 2015 14:09:44 +0000
1700 Was A Long Time Ago. Medieval Defacement Of Property! Oh My! (Images)
When does it stop being graffiti and start being history?
"When April comes with his sweet, fragrant showers, which pierce the dry ground of March, and bathe every root of every plant in sweet liquid, then people desire to go on pilgrimages."
Vandals or Pilgrims? &nbs …
Sun, 26 Apr 2015 14:33:22 +0000
Scuffles at Baltimore protests
Shop owners are paying a price for rage over Freddie Gray's death in police custody. The vast majority of protesters who took to Baltimore's streets late Saturday were peaceful, but the handful who weren't left behind shards, rubble, and dents.
California Bans Texting by Operators of Trains
After investigators said an engineer in last week’s collision had been texting on the job, regulators temporarily banned the use of all cellular devices by anyone at the controls of a moving train.
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 11:29:27 EDT