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Police Detonate Suspicious Pressure Cooker Near US Capitol
May 25, 2015 – 4:39 pm | No Comment
Police Detonate Suspicious Pressure Cooker Near US Capitol

US Capitol Police have disposed of a pressure cooker found in a van parked on the National Mall.
The van was spotted during a routine patrol. Police say it smelled of gasoline, and appeared to contain …

John And Alicia Nash, Of A Beautiful Mind Fame, Dead In Car Accident
May 24, 2015 – 8:46 pm | No Comment
John And Alicia Nash, Of <i>A Beautiful Mind</i> Fame, Dead In Car Accident

John and Alicia Nash, whose lives and marriage were depicted in the Oscar-winning film A Beautiful Mind, died in a car crash on the New Jersey Turnpike on Saturday. He was 86, and she was …

Ireland To Become First Nation To Approve Gay Marriage By Popular Vote
May 23, 2015 – 9:36 am | No Comment
Ireland To Become First Nation To Approve Gay Marriage By Popular Vote

With voting still underway, early results show a landslide victory for supporters of same-sex marriage in a referendum in Ireland. Not only is this a result that would have been unthinkable just a few years …

Daron Dylon Wint, DC “Mansion Fire” Murder Suspect, Arrested in Washington
May 22, 2015 – 8:57 am | No Comment
Daron Dylon Wint, DC “Mansion Fire” Murder Suspect, Arrested in Washington

Daron Dylon Wint, 34, was apprehended late on Thursday night in Washington, DC. Wint is the primary suspect in the May 14 quadruple murder of a wealthy DC family and their housekeeper, which ended in …

Are Jay Z and Beyonce Silent Activists?
May 19, 2015 – 4:46 pm | No Comment
Are Jay Z and Beyonce Silent Activists?

Much has been made about Jay Z and Beyonce when it comes to being social activists. Some say that they aren’t willing to risk their status by being involved in polarizing efforts, while others simply …

FBI Joins Amtrak Crash Investigation, Looks At Window Strike
May 16, 2015 – 8:16 pm | No Comment
FBI Joins Amtrak Crash Investigation, Looks At Window Strike

The FBI has joined the investigation into a lethal Amtrak crash after NTSB investigators found evidence that an object may have struck the windshield of the train before the derailment. The cause of the crash, …

Take Your Pick: Today Is Derby Day, Free Comic Book Day, Independent Bookstore Day, and Fight Night
May 2, 2015 – 12:46 pm | No Comment
Take Your Pick: Today Is Derby Day, Free Comic Book Day, Independent Bookstore Day, and Fight Night

Are you bored today, Saturday, May 2, 2015? Sorry, but you really don’t have an excuse. Today offers a plethora of nationwide (even global) events. So log on, tune in, or find a participating location …

Obama (And Luther!) Killed It At The White House Correspondents’ Dinner
April 27, 2015 – 10:13 am | No Comment
Obama (And Luther!) Killed It At The White House Correspondents’ Dinner

This weekend saw the annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner, where the biggest names in Washington get together to pat each other on the back while tearing each other down with cutting humor. And once again, …

Ben Affleck Asked PBS Not Air Slave-Owning Relative
April 19, 2015 – 11:43 am | No Comment
Ben Affleck Asked PBS Not Air Slave-Owning Relative

The latest chapter of the Sony email hack has revealed an embarrassing anecdote about Batman v. Superman star Ben Affleck. Documents posted on Wikileaks this week show that Affleck asked that a slave-owning ancestor be …

Mother Leaves Paralyzed Son In Woods With Only Blanket, Bible
April 12, 2015 – 5:56 pm | No Comment
Mother Leaves Paralyzed Son In Woods With Only Blanket, Bible

A quadriplegic, non-verbal man with cerebral palsy was discovered in the woods off a highway in Philadelphia this week, five days after his mother abandoned him with only a blanket and a bible. Niya Parler, …

George Zimmerman Has No Regrets For Trayvon Martin; Blames Obama In New Video
March 24, 2015 – 8:53 pm | No Comment
George Zimmerman Has No Regrets For Trayvon Martin; Blames Obama In New Video

Why doesn’t this guy shut up? As a matter of fact, who exactly is allowing George Zimmerman to speak?
Yes, George Zimmerman is at it again and has decided that it is best to speak on …

Starbucks Baristas Stop Writing #RaceTogether On Cups
March 22, 2015 – 6:07 pm | No Comment
Starbucks Baristas Stop Writing #RaceTogether On Cups

After just a week, Starbucks has instructed its baristas to stop writing “#RaceTogether” on coffee cups as an attempt to engage customers in a conversation about race in America. Despite how soundly the concept was …

Liberal Columnist Says “Hands Up, Don’t Shoot” Was “Built On A Lie”
March 21, 2015 – 6:29 pm | No Comment
Liberal Columnist Says “Hands Up, Don’t Shoot” Was “Built On A Lie”

Washington Post columnist Jonathan Capeheart wrote this week that he was mistaken when he supported the belief that shooting victim Michael Brown was shot by police while surrendering with his hands up. Capeheart wrote that …

Millionaire Pastor Creflo Dollar Asks Congregation For $65M Private Jet
March 15, 2015 – 11:12 am | No Comment
Millionaire Pastor Creflo Dollar Asks Congregation For $65M Private Jet

A megachurch pastor in Atlanta has asked his congregation for “love gifts” to purchase a Gulfstream jet valued at over $65 million. After receiving criticism for making the request of his largely impoverished congregation, Creflo …

University of Oklahoma Frat Cut By National Organization And School After Racist Chant
March 9, 2015 – 1:22 pm | No Comment
University of Oklahoma Frat Cut By National Organization And School After Racist Chant

The Sigma Alpha Epsilon chapter at the University of Oklahoma has faced a swift backlash after members were captured on film chanting racist remarks. The president of the university today announced that it severing “all …

Missouri Boy “Kidnapped” By Family To “Teach Him A Lesson” About Stranger Danger
February 6, 2015 – 10:03 am | Comments Off
Missouri Boy “Kidnapped” By Family To “Teach Him A Lesson” About Stranger Danger

A 6-year-old boy from Troy, MO has been removed from his home this week after his family allegedly kidnapped, restrained, and threatened him to teach him a lesson about stranger danger. The family say the …

Man Has Face Altered To Look Like Captain America’s Arch Nemesis Red Skull
February 5, 2015 – 7:48 pm | Comments Off
Man Has Face Altered To Look Like Captain America’s Arch Nemesis Red Skull

File this in the “WTF?” category.
A Venezuela man, who claims to be a Captain America fan, has decided to go under the knife in order to look more like his hero’s rival Red Skull. No, …

New York Expects More Snow This Week From Winter Storm Linus
January 31, 2015 – 4:08 pm | Comments Off
New York Expects More Snow This Week From Winter Storm Linus

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for much of the Northeast for the end of this weekend moving into Monday, with New York City predicted to get 5-10 inches of snow …

Winter Storm Juno Expected To Blast Northeast
January 25, 2015 – 11:02 am | Comments Off
Winter Storm Juno Expected To Blast Northeast

Winter Storm Juno is expected to blast the Northeast US on Monday and Tuesday this week, dropping up to two feet of snow with wind gusts of up to 55mph in some areas, warns the …

Watch A Cop Lip-Sync All Of Taylor Swift’s “Shake It Off”
January 17, 2015 – 4:58 pm | No Comment
Watch A Cop Lip-Sync All Of Taylor Swift’s “Shake It Off”

Police across the US have had a lot of bad PR lately. So what better way to promote a warmer, cuddlier law enforcement officer than a dance party to everyone’s (begrudging) favorite singer-songwriter? The police …

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