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Anyone doubting the scale of Detroit’s bankruptcy woes may be surprised to discover the city’s firefighters have set up intricate, makeshift contraptions involving empty cans just to ensure emergency alerts are delivered properly. Most fire departments in the United States operate using modern systems that announce emergency developments through a series of bells. In Detroit, …

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Two Americans are among the first explorers to have stepped inside one of the world’s most dangerous and inaccessible volcanoes. They described the volcano in Vanuatu in the South Pacific as being like a “window into hell.” Sam Cossman and George Kourounis undertook the challenge, flying from San Francisco to the island archipelago. More people …

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Illinois’ Second Largest School District Dumps Michelle’s Lunch Mandate For Having “Unreasonable Restrictions”… CHICAGO – Hummus is too fatty, pretzels are too salty. Even hard-boiled eggs and yogurt don’t make the cut. Those restrictions and others imposed on schools through the revamped “healthier” National School Lunch Program convinced officials in Illinois’ second largest school district to …

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A US publishing company has chosen to teach children about the crimes of the Islamic State group in a coloring book. The company’s co-founder believes the project is justified as it “tells the truth.” It’s not the first time the US publisher Really Big Coloring Books has addressed the issue of terrorism. Three years ago …

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Infectious, deadly diseases and toxins like plague, botulism and ricin have been uncovered at government laboratories in the United States. The discovery also revealed some of the vials had been stored for over 60 years. The revelations come after officials from the National Institute of Health (NIH) made a sweep of government owned laboratories in …

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One in ten girls under the age of 20, or about 120 million across the globe, have been sexually abused, according to the latest conservative figures by UNICEF. The same report found that six in ten kids aged 2-14 are regularly subject to physical punishment. According to UNICEF’s report based on 190 countries, between 30 …

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By Thomas Madison Liberals have been silent on the genocide in Iraq because, well…. they kinda’ like it. At least they prefer it to the alternative – admitting they were wrong and sending US armed forces to squash the ISIS scumbags like the repulsive cockroaches that they are. Unable to deal with the fact that …

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From Truth Uncensored A former North Carolina police officer tried to join ISIS, the Islamic militant group responsible for the kidnapping and recent killing of a pair of American journalists in Syria, but was stopped while trying to enter the country. Don Morgan, a 44-year-old Catholic-born North Carolina native, told NBC News he tried to enter Syria through …

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Iranian fighter jets escort U.S. military charter plane with 100 passengers to land in Bandar Abbas byMeteor BladesFollow for Daily Kos attribution: Google Maps Adam Goldman and Karen DeYoung at The Washington Post report: A U.S. military charter aircraft flying from Afghanistan has been forced down in Iran by Iranian fighter jets, according to officials familiar with the incident.The …

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The phrase was a motto of the Texas revolution, and has become a favorite of anti-gun control activists. It’s said that when the Persian emperor Xerxes demanded King Leonidas and his Spartan army of 300 men lay down their arms and surrender at the battle of Thermopylae, Leonidas replied “Molon Labe,” which is Greek for …

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Unresponsive plane from U.S. crashes in Jamaica UPDATE: The Associated Press is reporting that Jamaican officials say unresponsive plane has crashed on the island. (CNN) – There appear to be two pilots aboard the unresponsive plane now flying over Cuba, a federal aviation source tells CNN’s Deborah Feyerick. The source described the pilots as unconscious. Based …

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Update HERE F-15s Dispatched to ‘Unresponsive Aircraft’ Over Atlantic Two F-15 fighter jets were dispatched over the Atlantic Ocean on Friday to follow a turboprop plane that was not responding to communication. NORAD, the joint American and Canadian air command, said it was a “light business and utility aircraft” that was flying from Rochester, New …

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Fast food workers from around 150 cities across the United States went on strike early Thursday in an effort to secure higher wages and the right to join a union. At least 19 demonstrators were arrested Thursday morning in New York City’s Times Square, police told the Daily News, with similar results being reported out …

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A video recently uploaded to Facebook shows a man demanding a search warrant of police officers at his door who claimed the man could be harboring a criminal. Police in the US are generally required to have a search warrant to enter a home. http://youtu.be/CZh9xumD1cQ Avel Amarel, according to thefreethoughtproject.com, recorded every moment of his …

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Some of the documents turned over by Snowden provided precise details on how the U.S. tracks an Al Qaeda operative. According to the Times, some officials argue that ISIS operatives reading the series of Snowden documents and news stories know what types of communication to avoid or how to make them more secure.   Snowden …

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Texas border rancher vows to stand and fight the cartels, saying “There’s no backup in me” and calls on Texas veterans to join him in stopping the cartels from taking over Texas ranches along the border with Mexico. These bastards [cartel members] are going through the valley, alright? They’re sending people up to Houston, St. Louis, …

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Greater Springfield Area Crime Stoppers and the SPD are asking for assistance in identifying suspects or witnesses involved in the incident shown in this video. We are investigating an assault which occurred just after 12 a.m. on Friday, August 22, at 318 S. South Ave. The victims sustained serious injuries after they were assaulted by multiple …

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