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3 hrs ago |

Queens teen pleads guilty in fatal crash that killed 4 friends

A Queens teen who insisted he smoked marijuana so much that wasn't impaired by the drug in a fatal crash that killed his four friends reversed course Tuesday and pleaded guilty to vehicular homicide charges to avoid a possible longer prison sentence following a partial mistrial in his case.


Related Topix: Drugs

7 hrs ago | Switched

Florida Man Faces Attempted Murder Charges After Allegedly Stabbing...

The Tallahassee Democrat is reporting that Devante L. Johnson met the victim, who was not named, in Tallahassee's Oakland Cemetery on June 24 at about 11 p.m. to have sex.


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, New York

11 hrs ago | The Village Voice

Lost Out on Will Soon Be Available at a Domain Auction Near You

When the web address was sold in 2012 for a reported $2.6 million, it was most likely the highest price ever paid for a single domain name.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Internet

15 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

20-year-old man murdered in Edo over N2,000 debt

A young man, simply identified as Frederick, 20, was on Monday murdered by his friend over his attempt to recover a N2, 000 , debt.


17 hrs ago | CiteULike

Commuting the death sentence: how oocytes strive to survive

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Related Topix: Menopause, Medicine, Health

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The deep roots of the fight for medical cannabis in Wisconsin

The North Hearing Room at the Wisconsin State Capitol was the site of an historic medical cannabis hearing on July 31, 1979.


Related Topix: Marijuana, Wisconsin, Wisconsin Government, Madison, WI, Milwaukee, WI


Just spit on your hand and see what's gurgling around in there

The Scottish woman took herself to hospital complaining that she was tired, incontinent, and losing weight.


Chicago Tribune

Police: Boy, 15, charged with murder in death of teen

A 15-year-old boy has been charged with murder following the slaying last week of a 16-year-old boy who was inside an apartment when he was shot in the neck on the Southwest Side, police said.


Related Topix: Violent Crime

Family of 5 shot in Maine: Murder-suicide suspected in deaths of parents, 3 kids

Family of five found dead in Saco, Maine apartment. Parents and three children are dead it what appears to be a murder-suicide.


Related Topix: Kids, Family, Saco, ME

Dublin man convicted child porn charges 'forced out of his home'

A man who had pornographic images of children as young as10 on his phone was forced to leave his home because of media reports of these offences, a court has heard.


NCT changes mean you can test your car any time you like

Motorists will be able to get their car tested any time before their normal NCT date under new measures to be announced today.


Seward City News

Local taxi destroyed in Saturday evening accident

Well known and easily recognizable "Quacker Jack" or "Mad Jack's Taxi", adorned with numerous ducks, geese and recently a gramophone speaker to amplify his well known duck call, was destroyed in a Saturday evening accident at the corner of Nash and Old Nash Road.


Sun Jul 27, 2014

Three days in, no arrest in hunt for Philadelphia carjackers who killed 3 children

The hunt for two Philadelphia carjackers who rammed a stolen SUV into a family, killing three children, entered its third day Sunday as officials offered a $110,000 reward for information leading to their capture.


Related Topix: Obituaries

Wall Street Journal


Three out of four American teens lack the skills to decipher a pay stub. That's just one of the sobering findings from the first international test of teenagers' financial literacy.


Related Topix: Family, Teenagers


Suspect In Philly Hospital Shooting Charged With Murder

Richard Plotts, the 49-year-old suspect accused of killing his caseworker and injuring his psychiatrist at a Philadelphia-area hospital on Thursday, will be charged with murder, authorities say.


Related Topix: Violent Crime, Delaware County, PA, Upper Darby, PA

HSE pays up to 27 mores than NHS for generic medicines

The higher costs here are despite the HSE's introduction of a reference price for 20 of the most commonly used generic and off-patent medicines.


Related Topix: Dementia, Medicine, Health


Hamas Agrees to 24-Hour Holiday Truce in Gaza War

Hamas on Sunday agreed to observe a 24-hour truce in Gaza after initially rejecting a similar Israeli offer, as fighting resumed and the two sides wrangled over the terms of a lull that international diplomats had hoped could be expanded into a more sustainable truce.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Life, Holidays, Eid ul-Fitr, Ramadan


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Wrappers for the "Collaboration" framework in MacOSX 10.5 or later. The Collaboration framework provides access to identities, and manages user interface elements for selecting identities.



Do You Work Out With Kettlebells?

If you love kettlebell workouts, you aren't alone. Kettlebell training is that magic combination of total-body resistance and cardio that allows you to blast calories in a short amount of time.


In-depth Africa

Man spends 23 years in prison for refusing to bribe policeman

An ex-convict, Calistus Ike who was in prison for 23 years, has sadly revealed how he was sentenced for failing to bribe a Policeman with N200 in 1989.


Related Topix: Prison