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It is being reported that Utah has just announced that they will be using firing squads to carry out death sentences for three convicts. This makes Utah the second state after Oklahoma to permit the use of firing squads in the wake of a shortage of chemicals used in the administration of lethal injections. Several …

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It has long been an unwritten policy of fast food franchises and convenience stores to offer perks to first responders, such as free coffee or lunches. It is good public relations and has the added benefit of fostering a good relationship with law enforcement and other emergency services personnel, should these businesses ever need to …

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  A New York state legislator has introduced a bill which would curtail the use of food stamps for items such as steak, lobster, and candy bars. Republican Sen. Patty Ritchie introduced the bill on Feb. 17 that would block beneficiaries of the state’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) from using their benefits to purchase …

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A Florida couple turned the tables on Bank of America after the bank tried to wrongfully foreclose on their home. When Bank of America tried foreclosing on Warren and Maureen Nyerges’ Collier County home, the couple took them to court, CBS News reported. The couple, who had paid for the home in cash, won the case …

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Tommy O’Connor from Fremont, California was walking to 7-Eleven to buy a soda, due to lack of funds for a proper lunch. At some point throughout the duration of his walk, he noticed a wallet containing a large wad of cash which amounted to $2,300.00. Rather than pocketing the money, O’Connor ran the wallet back …

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The article, titled, “It’s Time for White People to Pay for Privilege: The Equality Tax,”argues that all minorities face economic disadvantages. “Racist employers, a disproportionate targeting of minorities by law enforcement, racial wage gaps, poor inner city schools; these all contribute to what is an undeniable reality for minorities,” the article claims. To fix this, …

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The superintendent of a taxpayer-funded school district in Pennsylvania has banned forks from the high school cafeteria because too many students have been using the utensils to stab each other. Sto-Rox High School in the gritty Pittsburgh suburb of McKees Rocks is the site of the new fork-free policy, according to local NBC affiliate WPXI. …

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Students in a Durham School District are being told they cannot eat parts of their home-packed lunches because they are “unhealthy.” According to The Star, the Durham School District’s new healthy eating initiative has parents infuriated after teachers and officials have refused to let students eat specific parts of the lunches packed by their parents. …

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  Students are defending a Montana high school girl’s right not to wear a bra at school. Helena High School senior Kaitlyn Juvik was allegedly asked to change her clothes because somebody complained it was making him or her uncomfortable, KRTV reports. Juvik was consequently given a dress code violation. “What I was confronted about …

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A wife took matters into her own hands when she discovered her husband in bed with another woman. The wife allegedly slashed the woman’s hair with a razor before dragging her through the street naked as revenge for the affair. The wife was filmed holding the 20-year-old woman by the hair while forcing her to …

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Remember Josie Cunningham, the woman who sparked outrage after getting breast implants on the taxpayers’ dime? She has admitted to being tricked into sleeping with, and eventually impregnated by, a man pretending to be famous English soccer player Curtis Davies. As it turns out, the father of Cunningham’s child is just a slick-tongued lookalike. “Back …

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An actress in incredible physical shape at the age of 64 has posted pictures of her naked body to social media, impressing her fans. Graciela Ines Alfano Casanova, known as Graciela Alfano, is an Argentine actress, model and TV presenter. She posted pictures of her naked body to Twitter and Instagram against the backdrop of …

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A mother from Louisville, Kentucky was surprised by her son’s request when she told him he needed to get a haircut over the weekend. The photo that she shared online has immediately gone viral. Lydia Rosebush’s 5-year-old son, Jax, told her he wanted to shave his head so he could look like his friend, Reddy. …

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Losing a little child can cause depression and the grieving process will be very hard. A family in Hickory, North Carolina is grieving all over again after they found out that the grave marker of their little child who died in leukemia went missing. Crystal Leatherman, the boy’s mother, recently went to go pay tribute …

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In the middle of the night, West Virginia father Bert Fulks received a text message with only the letter “X” from his teenage son. Immediately, he sprung into action, calling his son to tell him that he will be there in five minutes to pick him up. This is what Fulks calls the “X-Plan,” a lifeline …

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A Florida man whose wife died in a car wreck because he was driving drunk was sentenced to five years in prison. The pair were having sex while he was behind the wheel. According to Daily Mail, 33-year-old Matthew Notebeart wept as Judge Laura Johnson handed down the sentence in the Palm Beach County courtroom …

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A man in line at the grocery store witnessed a shocking moment between two customers, and played a huge role in the karma that happened as a result. The man, dressed casually on his day off, was standing in line behind a well-dressed, wealthy man who himself was behind a seemingly-struggling mother. The mother was …

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