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  • American's Peacefully Protest in Morgan Hill, California - Friday - October 23 @4-7pm Burnett Overpass

    10/22/2020 3:48:54 PM PDT · by Vendome · 7 replies
    Vanity | 10-22-2020 | Vendome
    4-7pm 832 Burnett Ave Morgan Hill, CA 95037 You can't miss Ole Miss and Trump Flags Get your protest on, make new friends, have a great time and let American know "You are no longer silent" This has been a lot of fun for the last two months as motorists pass below on their way home. Response is outstanding and fellow protesters are just the nicest people Give encouragement to fellow Republicans and maybe convert a Democrat as they wave at you and honk their horn in appreciation 4-7pm 832 Burnett Ave Morgan Hill, CA 95037 You can't miss Ole...
  • Have a Covid Halloween (restrictions in Salem MA)

    10/21/2020 12:20:29 PM PDT · by raccoonradio · 9 replies
    WBUR twitter ^ | 10-21-2020 | WBUR Twitter
    (WBUR)For the next two weekends in October, (Salem MA) mayor Driscoll says all city and private garages and lots will close to traffic at 2 p.m. Friday and at noon on Saturday and Sunday, and for the next weekend. Only downtown residents and those with reserved parking spaces can enter.Cars will be ticketed and towed on residential streets if they don't have a valid residential parking tag, she says. For the weekends, the commuter rail trains won't stop at Salem. The city is also asking downtown businesses to close by 8 p.m. People are still coming up for the weekend,...
  • Rally for victim of officer-involved moped crash devolves into chaos; 21 arrested

    10/21/2020 10:08:31 AM PDT · by VanShuyten · 8 replies
    WPRI 12 ^ | Oct 21, 2020 | Sarah Doiron
    PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) ─ The revving of ATVs and dirt bikes could be heard throughout the South Side of Providence Tuesday evening as hundreds of people gathered to demand justice for the victim in an officer-involved moped crash from over the weekend. ... Cell phone video from a witness shows Gonsalves take an abrupt right turn before losing control of his moped and slamming into a building. It’s still unclear at this time whether Endres actually hit Gonsalves before he crashed. ... The rally was organized by the Party for Socialism and Liberation, which is calling for an independent investigation...
  • Riot in Providence, RI (vanity)

    Cars blocking roads, fireworks thrown at cops, riot police respond with charge. At least 6 arrest so far. Seconds ago ongoing. Not too major yet, but they aren't dispersing either. Line of riot police across road now.
  • Colorado Voting at Polling Location Just North of Denver

    10/20/2020 12:32:32 PM PDT · by Ben Dover · 19 replies
    Oct 20, 2020
    Today was day 2 of early voting at a polling location in Colorado. The polling location I went to is about 15 miles north of Denver. I went today as I thought that any bugs would be resolved and the polling personnel would have the routine down. I walked in at 11 a.m. and surrendered my mail in ballot. I was given a form to fill out and then proceeded to the desk where I presented my ID and was then given the option of filling out a paper ballot or using the touchscreen. I elected to use the touchscreen....
  • Finnish man ordered by court to pay alimony for a child resulting from his wife cheating with another man

    10/20/2020 8:18:16 AM PDT · by Mount Athos · 63 replies
    Helsinki Times (Finland) ^ | 19 OCTOBER 2020
    THE HELSINKI COURT OF APPEAL has upheld the verdict given by the district court that a man has to pay alimony for a child which is not biologically his, and was the result of his wife cheating on him with another man. The mans wife had given birth to the child in 2014 but it was only two years later that he found out that he was not the biological father of the child. This resulted in the couples divorce and the man applied for abolishment of paternity, which was not granted. The court had argued that he had applied...
  • Magnitude 7.5 - 67 miles SE of Sand Point (Alaska Magnitude 7.5 - 67 miles SE of Sand Point (Alaska)

    10/19/2020 3:42:55 PM PDT · by VanShuyten · 32 replies
    Alaska Earthquake Center ^ | 10/19/2020 | Alaska Earthquake Center
    This event was felt widely in Sand point, Chignik, Unalaska, Manokotak, South Naknek, and the Kenai Peninsula.
  • Asharq TV Report: Saeb Erekat dead

    10/19/2020 12:20:27 PM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 34 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 19/10/20
    According to an Asharq TV report, Chief PA negotiator Saeb Erekat has been pronounced dead after receiving treatment for coronavirus at Hadassah Medical Center. No official confirmation has been released by the medical center. .....
  • Joe Biden Is Swamp Thing on Massive Hollywood Billboard (Hide your kids, hide your wife)

    10/16/2020 12:19:05 PM PDT · by knighthawk · 13 replies
    Breitbart ^ | October 16 2020 | WARNER TODD HUSTON
    A group of anonymous street artists hijacked a full-sized billboard atop the Whisky a Go Go nightclub in Los Angeles and slapped Joe Bidens name underneath an image of the DC Comics character Swamp Thing. The group called The Faction, whose members names are unknown, altered an advertisement for the upcoming DC TV series, Swamp Thing, by replacing the face of the titular creature with a green image of Joe Bidens face replete with menacing, red, glowing eyes, Newsweek reported. The street artists also covered the advertisements original tag lines and added, Joe Biden isSwamp Thing. Hide your kids, hide...
  • DNA solves 1984 murder of Christine Jessop, suspect dead: Toronto police

    10/15/2020 2:35:27 PM PDT · by Kriggerel · 30 replies
    Global TV News ^ | October 15, 2020 | Jessica Patton
    Toronto police say DNA has helped to solve the 1984 murder of Christine Jessop, however, the suspect is now dead. Toronto Police Chief James Ramer identified Calvin Hoover as Jessops murderer. He was 28 at the time of the case and he died in 2015. Ramer said a DNA sample found on Jessops underwear was identified on Oct. 9 as belonging to Hoover.
  • Brazilian police catch senator hiding cash between his buttcheeks, source says

    10/15/2020 1:49:00 PM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 63 replies
    Reuters ^ | October 15, 2020 | by Ricardo Brito and Jake Spring
    BRASILIA - Brazilian Senator Chico Rodrigues was caught in a police raid with money hidden between his buttcheeks on Wednesday, a judicial source briefed on the matter told Reuters, amid an investigation into the misuse of COVID-19 response funding. In the senate, Rodrigues represents the state of Roraima and has also been chosen as deputy leader for the agenda of the administration of President Jair Bolsonaro, who won the presidency campaigning heavily on ending the corruption of previous governments. Rodrigues confirmed in a statement that his house was raided, without giving details. He denied wrongdoing and said he had been...
  • Ohio State student killed in shooting near frat house; suspect arrested

    10/11/2020 3:59:14 PM PDT · by Navy Patriot · 51 replies
    Faux News ^ | October 11, 2020 | Robert Gearty
    A teen has been arrested in the shooting death early Sunday of an Ohio State University student after an altercation outside an off-campus frat house, according to reports. Columbus police said they found the victim Chase Meola, 23, in an alley next to the Phi Kappa Psi fraternity house.Police said Kinte Mitchell Jr., 18, was arrested a few blocks away and charged with killing Meola, The Columbus Dispatch reported.
  • Fleetwood police chief helps save UK teen's life

    10/11/2020 2:14:31 PM PDT · by lightman · 9 replies
    wfmz.com ^ | 10 October A.D. 2020 | Caitlin Rearden
    FLEETWOOD, Pa. - About a month and half ago, in Lancashire, England, in the coastal town of Fleetwood, a teenager having suicidal thoughts sent a message to the Fleetwood Police Department's Facebook page. His distraught state of mind prevented him from realizing the message went a continent away, to Fleetwood, Berks County, and to the attention of police Chief Steven Stinsky. Stinsky engaged with the teen on Facebook Messenger. "I started looking through social media," Stinsky recalled. "I ended up finding the subject's Facebook page, and based on the vernacular he used in conversations, it wasn't long before I realized...
  • Nine Arrested by HK Police on Suspicion of Helping 12 Flee Hong Kong for Taiwan

    10/11/2020 1:55:02 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 6 replies
    HONG KONG—Hong Kong police said on Saturday they had arrested nine people suspected of helping 12 Hong Kong activists who fled the city in August, heading for Taiwan, only to be intercepted by Chinese authorities and held on the mainland.The detainees’ plight has grabbed international attention, with human rights groups raising concern as their families said they were denied access to independent lawyers, and aired suspicion that Hong Kong authorities helped in China’s arrests.Accused of crimes tied to anti-government protests in Hong Kong last year, the group is being detained in China’s southern city of Shenzhen after authorities intercepted their...
  • Train slams semi-truck in Indiana after driver gets stuck on tracks

    10/11/2020 11:39:56 AM PDT · by Hojczyk · 19 replies
    Fox News ^ | October11,2020 | Travis Fedschun
    A fast-moving freight train plowed into a semi-truck that ended up stuck on railroad tracks in Indiana on Friday, according to officials. Fire officials said the train struck the truck and trailer, pushing the cab "a couple hundred yards" down the tracks from the crossing. Fire officials said both the train and the semi caught fire, but crews were eventually able to extinguish the blaze. "The driver of the semi was out of his truck before impact and did not sustain any injuries and the train conductor was checked out by EMS," fire officials said.
  • Egypts population increases by 1 million in 8 months to reach 101 million

    10/09/2020 4:23:45 PM PDT · by Salman · 29 replies
    Arab News ^ | 5 OCT 2020 | Mohammed Abu Zaid
    CAIRO: The announcement that Egypts population is now 101 million means that it has increased by 1 million in less than 8 months. The Population Clock of the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics said it passed the 100 million mark on Feb. 11, 2020. Amr Hassan, the former reporter of the National Population Council, said that the population is a major concern for the Egyptian government, as it puts great pressure on natural resources and is a burden on the state budget. ...
  • Lionsgate Exec Jared Goetz Fired For Allegedly Having Gun on Company Premises

    10/09/2020 1:55:02 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 64 replies
    Hollywood Reporter ^ | 10/9/2020 | Bryn Elise Sandberg
    The studio's president of North American TV distribution has been let go after an incident involving a coworker. Lionsgate has fired one of its executives for allegedly having a gun on company premises. Sources say the studio's president of North American TV distribution Jared Goetz has been let go for violating company policy. The gun was discovered when Goetz who was working in Lionsgate's Santa Monica offices in September drove a coworker to lunch last month. In the car, he allegedly opened up about having his house broken into and being attacked in his car at a stoplight...
  • Shock and indignation after the ultra-violent assault of two police officers in Herblay

    10/08/2020 3:13:30 PM PDT · by xomething · 32 replies
    lefigaro ^ | 10/08/2020 | Jean Chichizola and Anglique Ngroni
    An extremely violent attack. The assault on two policemen from the Cergy branch of the Versailles PJ on Wednesday in Herblay (Val-d'Oise) sent shock waves through the police and public opinion on Thursday. Three suspects are wanted by hundreds of police officers, for "attempted murder of a person holding public authority in an organized gang". Thursday, in front of the Cergy-Pontoise police station, the Minister of the Interior, Grald Darmanin, denounced a "massacre", "two acts of terrible savagery, (...) a savagery that has become daily, against the police, and of which no one could ignore that they were police officers...
  • DA: 10-month-old baby dies after being sexually assaulted by father in Montgomery County (PA)

    10/08/2020 9:01:48 AM PDT · by Perseverando · 58 replies
    Fox 5 Atlanta ^ | October 7, 2020 | Fox 29 Staff
    LOWER PROVIDENCE Twp., Pa. - Officials in Montgomery County say a father has been arrested and charged after allegedly sexually assaulting his daughter who later died at the hospital. Officers say 10-month old Zara Scruggs was unresponsive at home Saturday night. According to authorities, an autopsy showed that Scruggs was sexually assaulted and suffered blunt force trauma to her head. Austin Stevens Investigators say her father Austin Stevens' phone showed multiple Google searches for nearly an hour before calling 911 with subjects that included If baby stop breathing, What if you dont hear baby heart or beat, My baby isnt...
  • Florida woman accused of setting Taco Bell employee on fire deemed competent to stand trial: report [Photos!]

    10/07/2020 3:12:48 PM PDT · by familyop · 34 replies
    Fox News ^ | October 7, 2020 | Paul Best
    Mia Williams, a 32-year-old Florida transgender woman accused of setting a Taco Bell employee on fire last year,...She is accused of entering a Taco Bell in October 2019, dousing an employee in gasoline, and lighting her on fire before fleeing the establishment.