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Psychopath Kills 25 Cats, Hangs them on Trees

Well, this is a terrible way to start a Friday.

 

Dozens of dead cats found hanging from trees in a suburb of New York City on Friday, were murdered, officials say, in a case the authorities are calling “heinous.”

 

At least 25 cats, some of which were badly decomposed and

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India Has Successful Missile Interceptor Test

India on Sunday successfully test-fired a new interceptor missile capable of neutralizing any incoming long-range missile at higher altitude.

The interceptor, positioned at launch pad-IV of Integrated Test Range at Wheeler Island, about 100 km from here, roared into the sky at about 9.10am to hit its target.

The target, mimicking an incoming

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Netflix Accuses Comcast of Lying Over Internet Toll

Netflix is accusing Comcast of misrepresenting a deal between the two companies to boost video streaming.

The company said Comcast has falsely stated in testimony to Congress that the deal was Netflix’s idea, the online video streaming company told Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) in a letter Thursday.

Last week, Franken asked Netflix

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Obama Warns North Korea of Military Might

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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un urged the army to develop to ensure it wins any confrontation with the United States, the reclusive country’s news agency said on Sunday, a day after U.S. President Barack Obama warned the North of its military might.

Kim led a meeting of the Central Military Commission and “set

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See how Easy that Was: Dallas Stops Water Fluoridation

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Dallas City Council members decided to end the fluoridation of the city’s water supply. The decision was made after months of regular visits by citizens to city council meetings, warning about the risk involved with water fluoridation. Dallas City Council member Sheffie Kadane discussed ending the the fluoridation with City Manager A.C. Gonzales.

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Deadly Military Chopper Crash Deemed Accident

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A fatal helicopter crash in Afghanistan which killed all five UK personnel on board appears to have been a “tragic accident”, the MoD has said.

The crash involved a Lynx helicopter, one of which is seen here being refuelled at Camp Bastion

The Lynx helicopter came down in south of the country on

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Russian Spy Ship Hawking U.S. East Coast

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A Russian intelligence-gathering ship has been operating off the U.S. East Coast and near the Gulf of Mexico More…

Cops Kill Dog, Shot in Back of Head

RAINS COUNTY, TX (KLTV) – The family of Candy the dog says the necropsy report by a veterinarian proves that Candy was shot in the back of the head.

Candy the Dog on her porch

Coroner’s Report

The family of Candy the dog says the necropsy report by a veterinarian proves that

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Busted Hacker in League with FBI

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An informant working for the F.B.I. coordinated a 2012 campaign of hundreds of cyberattacks on foreign websites, including some operated by the governments of Iran, Syria, Brazil and Pakistan, according to documents and interviews with people involved in the attacks.

Hector Xavier Monsegur aided the F.B.I. after his arrest.

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This is How they do it in China

A primary school teacher in China has been sentenced to death for raping and molesting about 11 students, the latest in a series of sexual assault convictions involving teachers.

This is an image from an Unidentified Chinese Style Execution Session a few years back ….not related to this case.

Gao Daosheng, 59, was convicted

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Lawsuit Seeks to Stop Pledge of Allegiance in School

The American Humanist Association is suing a New Jersey school district for its recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance in public classrooms.

The lawsuit, brought on behalf of a local family in central New Jersey, asserts the mandatory recitation of the pledge is discriminatory against nonbelievers because it includes the phrase “under

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The Death Knell for Diet Soda and Aspartame

As concerns about health epidemics plague the nation, demand and sales of diet soda have plunged as consumers try to make better choices.

As was reported yesterday, aspartame–the main sweetener for diet soda–is one of the most dangerous ingredients used in our food supply, causing seizures and a host of other health

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Antibiotic Resistant Super-bug Found in U.S. Homes

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a bacteria that is resistant to many of the strongest antibiotics, and although recent prevalence has been limited to hospitals and nursing homes, a new study of 161 New York City residents who contracted the MRSA infections finds that the these people’s homes were “major reservoirs” for the bacteria strains.

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a bacteria that is resistant to many of the strongest antibiotics, and although recent prevalence has been limited to hospitals and nursing homes, a new study of 161 New York City residents who contracted the MRSA infections finds that the these people’s homes were “major reservoirs” for the bacteria

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Thousands May Become Eligible for Clemency

Thousands of federal offenders could become eligible for clemency consideration by President Obama under new guidelines set to be released later this week by the Justice Department.

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Attorney General Eric Holder, in a video message posted Monday on the Justice website, said the expanded program will allow the president to

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Colorado Celebrates Pot Holiday

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Tens of thousands of revelers raised joints, pipes and vaporizer devices to the sky Sunday at a central Denver park in a defiant toast to the April 20 pot holiday, a once-underground celebration that stepped into the mainstream in the first state in the nation to legalize recreational marijuana.

Partygoers listen to live

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Aereo, TV Broadcasters and Government Battle it Out

It’s one of the most common complaints with TV today: Why are we paying so much per month for a bunch of stuff we never watch?

The dream, of course, is to only pay for the shows you want to watch. But there’s too much control and bundling by networks and cable companies to

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Wheel Well Stowaway Survives California to Hawaii Flight

A 16-year-old boy has survived an extraordinary journey hidden in the wheel well of a five-hour flight from California to Hawaii.

Very few people have survived a long flight in the wheel well

A spokesman for Hawaiian Airlines said airline staff noticed the boy after the plane landed on Sunday morning.

He was questioned

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Some Questions Answered About Flight MH370

Travelers at Asian airports have asked questions about the March 8 disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 while en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. Here are some of them, followed by answers.

Scenes from Holy Week events, South Korean ferry search efforts, macaw conservation and more.

Samuel Rogers, a 20-year-old German on a backpacking

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National Situation Update (Audio)

In this week’s update we look a variety of provocative events taking place between the U.S. and Russia in Eastern Europe, NATO’s sizable deployment of air, sea and land forces to help secure eastern member states, an update on the the West African Ebola outbreak, an FBI warning to college students heading abroad for

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U.S. Permits Powdered Alcohol

A new brand of powdered alcohol – designed to be mixed into a drink or sprinkled over food – has been signed off by the US government and will be available in autumn of this year

American drinkers could find themselves sprinkling their favourite beverage rather than pouring it, as powdered alcohol brand ‘Palcohol’

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