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Tailings Ponds Are the Biggest Environmental Disaster You’ve Never Heard Of

The scale is hard to imagine: grey sludge, several feet deep, gushing with the force of a firehose through streams and forest—coating everything in its path with ashy gunk. What happened on Monday might have been one of North America’s worst environmental disasters in decades, yet the news barely made it past the Canadian border. […]

FBI briefing contract removes reference to ‘tonality’ of news coverage

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Federal Bureau of Investigation has removed a reference to the “tonality” of news coverage from a solicitation for a contractor to summarize news reports about the agency. The FBI had sought to hire a contractor who would grade news reports and brief staff on whether press coverage was favorable. A reference […]

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Brooklyn Jogger Finds Apparent Skeleton Decked Out In Nets Gear

A bizarre and unexpected skeleton “display” found by a local resident in Brooklyn’s Prospect Park has prompted police to investigate the origin of the strange finding (clad in a Brooklyn Nets jersey) and whether the woman indeed discovered previously unearthed human remains. The potentially grim discovery was made by a jogger, Kate Steciw, who seems […]
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Cops: Prius Driver Steals Python, Wraps Snake Around Neck, Gets Behind Wheel — Guess The Rest

Sarah Espinosa, of Albany, New York, went on quite a spree Monday, according to police in the Long Island community of New Hyde Park. First, she did a little shoplifting — of a snake. A ball python, to be specific, that came from a Petco store in Garden City Park. An employee at the store […]

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Cleveland Judge Lance Mason’s House Turned Upside Down To Reveal An Arsenal Of Weapons

Cleveland Judge Lance Mason’s house was searched Saturday, revealing smoke grenades, semi-automatic rifles, a sword, a bulletproof vest, and more than 2,500 rounds of ammunition. Lance Mason was first appointed to the Common Pleas court by former Governor Ted Strickland in August 2008. He graduated from the University of Michigan Law School and served as […]

Mom Leaves Kids In Car So She Can Give A Blowjob In A Walmart Parking Lot

A Louisiana woman left her two young children unattended in her SUV while she performed oral sex on her boyfriend in his vehicle around 12:30 AM Friday, police report. Princess Marks, 25, reportedly admitted to Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies that she was unable to see her children–aged seven and five–while she was pleasuring her boyfriend in the […]

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Drew Barrymore’s Half Sister Found Dead In California

Drew Barrymore’s half sister Jessica Barrymore was found dead in California Tuesday morning, according to media reports. The 48-year-old woman’s body was found lifeless in a vehicle early in the morning by a neighbor, Marta Lopez. Lopez told ABC 10 News that she was trying to leave for work, but a car was blocking her […]
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John Stamos Opens Up About Beach Boys Connection With Charles Manson

John Stamos has been a friend and performer with the Beach Boys for the past 30 years, and this week the actor opened up about a dark phase in the band’s history — their connection to serial killer Charles Manson. Stamos joined the Beach Boys starting in 1985, performing and recording with them occasionally including […]

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Armed Militias Go To Texas To Help Prevent Illegal Immigrants From Crossing Border

Armed militia groups are reportedly moving along the Texas border to stop illegal immigrants coming through Mexico. The militias have allegedly grown to more than 10 active teams stretching from El Paso to the Rio Grande Valley – a popular crossing point for illegal aliens. A local Texas newspaper obtained more than 30 photos showing […]
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Marijuana Legalization Gets Big Boost As Congress Bill Aims To Legalize Medical Strains

Marijuana legalization efforts got a big boost this week when a new bipartisan bill was introduced in Congress to legalize strains used to treat illness. The bill took its inspiration from a strain of marijuana called Chartlotte’s Web for 7-year-old Charlotte Figi, a Colorado girl with a rare form of epilepsy. Her parents treated her […]