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Police describe hijacking of D.C. Metrobus that led to deadly collision

 
(www.washingtonpost.com)

Details are emerging about fatal bus hijacking in Northeast Washington on May 3. Keith James Loving, 30, attacked a D.C. Metrobus driver, hijacked the bus and then hit and killed 40-year-old Anthony Payne in a gas station parking lot. (WUSA9)

A passenger on a Metrobus attacked the driver, then hijacked the vehicle in Northeast Washington on [...]

 

Wednesday May 4th, 2016 | No comments »


Thank you to everyone who came out in show of support of Duputy Sheriff John Robert Kotfila, Jr.

Thank you to everyone who came out in show of support of Duputy Sheriff John Robert Kotfila, Jr.!

For more information about the Bubba The Love Sponge Foundation, visit www.btlsfoundation.org

 

Wednesday May 4th, 2016 | No comments »


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Half of teens think they’re addicted to their smartphones

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CNN)I don’t have teenagers yet, but watching my 8- and 10-year-olds spend endless amounts of time on iPads during spring break makes me worried about the day — hopefully years from now — when they have their own devices.
A new poll that confirms just how much teens depend on their phones gives me even more [...]

 

Tuesday May 3rd, 2016 | No comments »


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Florida man charged with plotting to blow up synagogue during Passover, compared his plan to Sept. 11 attacks

(www.nydailynews.com)
Florida man was busted for a twisted terrorist bombing against a synagogue, which he wanted to be on the scale of the Sept. 11 attacks.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation’s month-long sting operation against James Gonzalo Medina, 40, ended with the wannabe terrorist arrested on Friday, as he was walking toward the Aventura Turnberry Jewish Center [...]

 

Tuesday May 3rd, 2016 | No comments »


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Radiohead mystifies, excites fans by erasing online presence

 
(www.mashable.com)
On Sunday, the rock band sent fans into a tizzy when the group seemed to “erase” its online presence, including blank, white avatars on social media and turning its website into a blank page.
Also blank are the band’s social media accounts which, besides the white images, have had all posts and other activities completely wiped [...]

 

Monday May 2nd, 2016 | No comments »


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Girl killed, another injured after being thrown from ride at church carnival

 
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EL PASO, Texas — A 16-year-old girl was killed and a 15-year-old was injured after they were thrown from a church carnival ride Friday in East El Paso, police said.
The girl died at Del Sol Medical Center, police said. The 15-year-old girl was taken to University Medical Center of El Paso with injuries that were [...]

 

Monday May 2nd, 2016 | No comments »


Charles Manson follower, killer Leslie Van Houten, approved for parole

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Leslie Van Houten was 19 when she was arrested for two murders she committed as a member of Charles Manson’s infamous “Family” cult. Now, after serving 46 years in prison, a panel has recommended her for parole. (Jenny Starrs/The Washington Post)
The vicious killers that crawled out of Spahn Ranch in the summer of 1969 at [...]

 

Friday April 15th, 2016 | No comments »


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Led Zeppelin’s Robert Plant, Jimmy Page to Face ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Suit

 
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Led Zeppelin’s lead singer Robert Plant and guitarist Jimmy Page must face a U.S. jury trial over whether they stole opening chords for their 1971 classic “Stairway to Heaven.”
In a decision on Friday, U.S. District Judge Gary Klausner in Los Angeles said “Stairway” and the 1967 instrumental “Taurus” by the band Spirit were similar enough [...]

 

Tuesday April 12th, 2016 | No comments »


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‘The Boss’ knocks ‘Batman v Superman’ off top of box office

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LOS ANGELES – Step aside, Batman and Superman. Melissa McCarthy is “The Boss” at the box office now.
The actress’ latest comedy narrowly topped “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” at the weekend box office with a $23.5 million debut, according to comScore estimates Sunday. “The Boss” stars McCarthy as an over-the-top business mogul attempting [...]

 

Monday April 11th, 2016 | No comments »


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Martin Truex Jr. pit decision allows Kyle Busch to pull away in Texas

(www.charlotteobserver.com)
Martin Truex Jr. had no problem chasing down leaders during most of Saturday night’s Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway. The Bass Pro Shops Toyota would get a few seconds behind, cast a line and reel in the first-place car.
He caught polesitter Carl Edwards three times, and Matt Kenseth and Trevor Bayne once each.
But [...]

 

Monday April 11th, 2016 | No comments »