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  • Six Top Democrats Who Aren't So Ready For Hillary - ABC News
    Some major Democrats have spoken out against endorsing Clinton too early, including some who have indicated they may challenge her for the nomination. Here are six prominent Dems who aren’t ready for Hillary.
    - 10 days ago 9 Sep 14, 12:09am -
  • The Pitchforks Are Coming… For Us Plutocrats - Nick Hanauer - POLITICO Magazine
    The divide between the haves and have-nots is getting worse really, really fast. In 1980, the top 1 percent controlled about 8 percent of U.S. national income. The bottom 50 percent shared about 18 percent. Today the top 1 percent share about 20 perc…
    - 10 days ago 8 Sep 14, 5:54pm -
  • About that raise... US execs feeling tight-fisted - Yahoo News
    And if you're counting on a full-time job offer in the future, your prospects may be dimming.That's the future that many U.S. executives envision.A survey of Harvard Business School alumni released Monday reveals a series of trends that are widenin…
    - 10 days ago 8 Sep 14, 5:49pm -
  • MARKet Share - September 2014
    It's my MARKet, so I'm gonna share.....In an effort to promote truth in marketing, Apple will be changing the name of iCloud to uShouldHaveNoExpectationsOfPrivacy.  This in the wake of approximately 100 female celebrities having their iCloud account…
    - 17 days ago 1 Sep 14, 11:45pm -
  • CONGRESS and SENATE are "ROTFL" What are the Voters going to do? Term Limit US? LOL
    We have watched another primary go to the way side in many states...and those embedded, life time office holders who have given all of us very little if any representation are rolling in the sunshine again.. Ready for a TWO or Six year continuation o…
    - 17 days ago 1 Sep 14, 6:06pm -
  • Leading Anti-Marijuana Academics Are Paid by Painkiller Drug Companies | VICE United States
    Studies have found that pot can be used for pain relief as a substitute for major prescription painkillers. The opioid painkiller industry is a multibillion business that has faced rising criticism from experts because painkillers now cause about 16,…
    - 17 days ago 1 Sep 14, 5:10pm -
  • Rand Paul: Bring on
    "If you wanna see a transformational election, let the Democrats put forward a war hawk like Hillary Clinton," Paul said in the interview, which will air in full on Sunday's "Meet the Press." "You'll see a transformation like you've never seen."Of c…
    - 25 days ago 25 Aug 14, 2:53am -
  • GOP Likely To Take The Senate, Retain The House, Maintain The Status Quo In The States
    The latest analysis from The Washington Post finds that there’s a very good possibility that the Republican Party will gain the six seats necessary to gain control of the Senate in the midterms:
    - 37 days ago 12 Aug 14, 7:37pm -
  • Terror havens in Syria, Iraq: Why the West should worry -
    Within hours of U.S. military jets and drones conducting a strike on ISIS artillery that had been used against Kurdish forces defending Irbil, ISIS supporters called for retaliatory attacks against the United States. "It is a clear message that the w…
    - 37 days ago 12 Aug 14, 7:24pm -
  • Time to Move On to Party Town!
    I've always known my presence here on Newsvine was mostly a waste of time.  That was the point.  To be entertained by the absolute folly and inanity engendered by this Clearinghouse of Inbred Liberal Dogma.  However, I had long ago lost interest i…
    - 45 days ago 5 Aug 14, 7:03am -

AZcentral Offbeat

  • Burned armpit hair led to car crash, cops say
    A car full of teenagers crashed in Idaho after authorities say one of the passengers lit the driver's armpit hair on fire with a lighter.        
    - 1 day ago 18 Sep 14, 1:41am -
  • Cops: Man tried to sell Pop-Tarts as cocaine
    A North Carolina man is accused of crumbling Pop-Tarts and trying to sell it as cocaine to an undercover officer.        
    - 1 day ago 17 Sep 14, 7:51pm -
  • Man apologizes for drug-filled football toss
    A Michigan man is apologizing for trying to throw a football loaded with drugs and cellphones into a state prison yard.        
    - 1 day ago 17 Sep 14, 7:09pm -
  • Cops: Man choked wife for eating leftover chicken
    A Florida man has been arrested after he choked his wife for consuming too much leftover fried chicken, according to local media.        
    - 1 day ago 17 Sep 14, 6:28pm -
  • Missing driver wakes up in field of donkeys
    A driver who went missing after a one-car rollover in New Mexico says he later woke up in a field of donkeys.        
    - 1 day ago 17 Sep 14, 6:18pm -
  • Skunk gets stuck in beer can near fraternity
    A skunk with a beer can stuck on its head had to be rescued near a fraternity house in southwestern Ohio.        
    - 1 day ago 17 Sep 14, 6:05pm -
  • Worker rubbed genitals on pizza, cops say
    An 18-year-old pizza store employee in Texas has been charged with a felony after police say he rubbed his genitals on food he was preparing for a customer.        
    - 2 days ago 16 Sep 14, 10:09pm -
  • Why these uniforms were deemed 'unacceptable'
    Flesh-colored uniforms worn by a Colombian women's cycling team were "unacceptable," according to the International Cycling Union president.        
    - 2 days ago 16 Sep 14, 8:09pm -
  • See what this man did after getting dumped
    Authorities say a 23-year-old western New York man caused tens of thousands of dollars in damage at two Buffalo-area golf courses after being dumped by his girlfriend.        
    - 2 days ago 16 Sep 14, 7:25pm -
  • Cops: Drunk prowler stole only couple's candy
    olice say a central Pennsylvania couple saw a man urinating with his pants down around his ankles moments before he broke into their home and grabbed a handful of Chick-O-Sticks from their candy bowl.        
    - 2 days ago 16 Sep 14, 6:40pm -

Yahoo Odd News

  • nieuwIg Nobel winner: Using pork to stop nosebleeds
    BOSTON (AP) — There's some truth to the effectiveness of folk remedies and old wives' tales when it comes to serious medical issues, according to findings by a team from Detroit Medical Center.
    - 1 hour ago 19 Sep 14, 2:42am -
  • nieuwBanana peel study, ugly art research win Ig Nobel spoof awards
    By Richard Valdmanis BOSTON (Reuters) - Researchers who measured the slipperiness of banana peels, the ability of pork strips to stop nosebleeds, and the reactions of reindeer to humans in polar bear suits were among the winners of this year's Ig No…
    - 2 hours ago 19 Sep 14, 2:09am -
  • nieuwMissing Philadelphia dog found safe in Oregon, 3,000 miles from home
    By Courtney Sherwood PORTLAND Ore. (Reuters) - A dog that went missing in Philadelphia five months ago has turned up 3,000 miles away - in a Portland-area animal shelter and officials say they have no idea how the Jack Russell terrier named Gidget ma…
    - 5 hours ago 18 Sep 14, 11:22pm -
  • nieuwSan Francisco drag queens meet with Facebook over name policy
    SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - San Francisco drag queens and a city lawmaker met with Facebook on Wednesday demanding the site change its policy banning users from using aliases online, but said they were rebuffed. Facebook, the world's largest social me…
    - 6 hours ago 18 Sep 14, 10:29pm -
  • nieuwCat Lover Spends 15 Years Customizing House for Feline Friends
    Detecting a home that houses multiple cats is sometimes very easy, but none have as much cat-itude as Greg Krueger's home in St. James, Minn. The 49-year-old has been constructing the perfect (read: purrrfect) habitat over the last 15 years for his f…
    - 6 hours ago 18 Sep 14, 9:38pm -
  • nieuwDrunken Tennessee man vows to join Islamic State after arrest -police
    By Tim Ghianni NASHVILLE Tenn. (Reuters) - A Tennessee man charged with drunken driving on Thursday told the police officer who arrested him that he would join the Islamic State militant group and seek revenge, Nashville police said. "I am going to…
    - 8 hours ago 18 Sep 14, 7:53pm -
  • nieuwLeaking lime juice sends responders to cargo jet
    KETCHIKAN, Alaska (AP) — A mysterious liquid leaking on a cargo jet sent emergency responders to the island that is home to the Ketchikan, Alaska, airport.
    - 9 hours ago 18 Sep 14, 7:24pm -
  • nieuwArmed with banana, man robs Philadelphia store, slips away on bike
    By Daniel Kelley PHILADELPHIA (Reuters) - A man armed with a banana robbed a convenience store in Philadelphia and rode away on a bicycle with cash and cigarettes, a security surveillance tape showed. The suspect strolled into Tejada Grocery and got…
    - 10 hours ago 18 Sep 14, 6:25pm -
  • nieuwPolice: Man caused $14K damage by doing doughnuts
    BUTLER, Pa. (AP) — Police say a Pennsylvania man caused more than $14,000 damage to several other vehicles when he took a dare to do a "doughnut" with his pickup truck in a bar parking lot.
    - 11 hours ago 18 Sep 14, 5:29pm -
  • nieuwPolice: Lonely man made repeated 911 calls
    HARRISON CITY, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man has been charged with making three 911 calls to report bogus emergencies simply because he was lonely and wanted paramedics to show up.
    - 11 hours ago 18 Sep 14, 4:47pm -


  • nieuwWashington Policymakers Dislike "Ordinary Americans"
    It's not exactly breaking news that Americans don't hold their government in very high regard. And now, with the release of a new study conducted by Johns Hopkins University, we can confirm that the feeling is mutual.Read more...
    - 60 mins ago 19 Sep 14, 3:00am -
  • nieuwThe Followup To Enthiran Is A Whole New Level Of Bollywood Insanity
    You would expect the director of Enthiran, the logic-defying Bollywood robot movie, to go to some pretty extreme lengths to top himself. What you would not expect is pretty much all of the insanity in this new trailer for I, the new movie from Enth…
    - 1 hour ago 19 Sep 14, 2:36am -
  • nieuwConcept Art Writing Prompt: The Confession To The Machine
    This week's writing prompt confronts us with a hooded figure who pairs robes with wires. Is this a monk? A priest? A guru? An oracle? Tell us your story of this shadowy being and their apparent supplicant.Read more...
    - 2 hours ago 19 Sep 14, 2:00am -
  • nieuwCamera Traps Capture "Fantastically Bizarre" Animal Hitchhiking
    Earlier this month, conservationists working in South Africa's Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park were very suprised when they reviewed photos snapped by their camera trap. Images revealed a mongoose-like genet hitch-hiking on the backs of at least two differe…
    - 2 hours ago 19 Sep 14, 1:40am -
  • nieuwWhat We Love (And Hate) About Shared Cinematic Universes
    In Marvel and DC's two pantheons of superhero movies and TV series, we've seen two very different approaches to putting together a shared universe. So what are the advantages and disadvantages of each version? And what's so great about a shared uni…
    - 2 hours ago 19 Sep 14, 1:30am -
  • nieuwHow Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes Went From Concept Art To Screen
    While we do love concept art that gives us an alternate universe version of movies, it's incredibly fascinating to see how final, approved concept art translates from a simple illustration to a scene on film. Compare these gorgeous Dawn of the Pla…
    - 3 hours ago 19 Sep 14, 1:22am -
  • nieuwRead Two Shocking Issues Of Terminator: The Last Battle Right Here!
    The human resistance dealt a major blue to Skynet in the 2009 movie Terminator Salvation, but the war wasn't over. The saga continues in Dark Horse's sequel series The Last Battle, written by J. Michael Straczynski, where John Connor leads a desper…
    - 3 hours ago 19 Sep 14, 1:00am -
  • nieuwA Baby in Brazil Now Has Three Legal Parents
    A judge this week granted two women and a man the right to claim legal parent status of a baby born in late August. All three parents have their name on the baby's birth certificate, thus laying claim to being the family in the world with three leg…
    - 3 hours ago 19 Sep 14, 12:47am -
  • nieuwWhy Extant Was Such An Insult To Our Intelligence
    Well, it's over. The first (and hopefully only) season of Extant has come to an end. And yes, the idea that Halle Berry's character became pregnant on a solo mission in space wasn't the most promising premise, but did the show have to turn out to…
    - 3 hours ago 19 Sep 14, 12:35am -
  • nieuwWhat Europe Will Look Like If Its Separatists Get Their Way
    As Scottish voters head to the polls in its historic referendum, the European Free Alliance has put together this map showing what would happen if every single separatist movement managed to break free.Read more...
    - 3 hours ago 19 Sep 14, 12:30am -

Police One

  • nieuwTenn. agencies get nearly $450K in safety grants
    By Joel Davis The Daily Times The Governor’s Highway Safety Office has awarded local county and city police agencies grants totaling $449,491 to support highway traffic safety efforts. That’s an increase from the $430,706 local agencies received…
    - 1 hour ago 19 Sep 14, 2:41am -
  • nieuwApple will no longer unlock iPhones for police
    By Craig Timberg Washington Post CUPERTINO, Calif. — Apple said Wednesday night that it is making it impossible for the company to turn over data from most iPhones or iPads to police — even when they have a search warrant — taking a hard new l…
    - 6 hours ago 18 Sep 14, 9:31pm -
  • nieuwCommission grounds LAPD's drones until guidelines formed
    By Rick Orlov Daily News LOS ANGELES — As local officials debate whether and how to make use of drones, the Los Angeles Police Commission on Monday announced it has placed two of the devices under the authority of the LAPD's Inspector General unti…
    - 7 hours ago 18 Sep 14, 8:40pm -
  • nieuwOff-duty Fla. cop saves woman who gashed artery at club
    By Erika Pesantes Sun Sentinel FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — A birthday celebration at a downtown nightclub earlier this month turned bloody when a bar patron slipped and cut an artery on her wrist with a broken beer bottle — a potentially deadly inju…
    - 8 hours ago 18 Sep 14, 8:16pm -
  • nieuwTV show helps spur arrest in 1997 Ariz. killing
    By Felicia Fonseca Associated Press FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — A television show that featured the nearly two-decade-old killing of an Arizona teenager and her unborn baby helped lead to the arrest of her ex-boyfriend, police said Wednesday. Cecilio Cruz…
    - 9 hours ago 18 Sep 14, 6:42pm -
  • nieuwPolice: Lonely Pa. man made repeated 911 calls
    Associated Press HARRISON CITY, Pa. — A Pennsylvania man has been charged with making three 911 calls to report bogus emergencies simply because he was lonely and wanted paramedics to show up. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports 52-year-old Greg…
    - 9 hours ago 18 Sep 14, 6:31pm -
  • nieuwMo. teen shot with ECD out of coma
    Associated Press KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A suburban Kansas City teenager is no longer in a medically induced coma and is speaking with family members after a police officer critically injured him with a stun gun. The Kansas City Star reports 17-year-ol…
    - 10 hours ago 18 Sep 14, 6:13pm -
  • nieuwFamily files $75M claim in fatal LAPD shooting
    By Brian Melley Associated Press LOS ANGELES — The parents of a black man killed last month by Los Angeles police filed a $75 million claim against the city on Wednesday and a federal civil rights lawsuit against the department and the two officer…
    - 10 hours ago 18 Sep 14, 5:48pm -
  • nieuwPa. trooper slain in ambush eulogized as impeccable officer
    By Michael Rubinkam Associated Press SCRANTON, Pa. — Cpl. Bryon Dickson was an impeccable officer who put his family first, friends and colleagues said Thursday at the slain state police trooper's funeral, hours before his suspected killer was add…
    - 10 hours ago 18 Sep 14, 5:36pm -
  • nieuwTexas sheriff's deputy missing during flooding
    Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas — Rescue crews in Central Texas were searching Thursday for a sheriff's deputy who radioed for help minutes before her empty patrol car was found submerged by floodwaters, while heavy rains in West Texas caused dozen…
    - 10 hours ago 18 Sep 14, 5:31pm -

Huffington Post Weird News

  • nieuw2014 Ig Nobel Awards Include Jesus In Toast Researchers
    The 2014 Ig Nobel winners, awarded Thursday at Harvard University by the Annals of Improbable Research magazine:___ PHYSICS: Kiyoshi Mabuchi, Kensei Tanaka, Daichi Uchijima and Rina Sakai for studying the slipperiness of banana peels.NEUROSCIENCE:…
    - 2 hours ago 19 Sep 14, 1:55am -
  • nieuwRidiculous Drum Solo Makes Church Song Epically Awkward
    Sometimes music can transport you to another world -- where nothing but you and the beat exist. Well, that seems to be what happened to a very enthusiastic drummer in a church band. Watch the video above to see him spice things up with a drum solo t…
    - 3 hours ago 19 Sep 14, 12:34am -
  • nieuwMen Get Bikini Waxes For First Time, Have No Regrets
    Many women have gotten bikini waxes for years -- but what would happen if men were subjected to hot, ripping wax in their nether regions?Well, now we can see it happen before our very eyes. In this video from BuzzFeed, a group of adventurous dudes a…
    - 4 hours ago 18 Sep 14, 11:35pm -
  • nieuwAfter Butterfly Lands On Flutist's Face During Competition, She Lets It Stay And Enjoy The Show
    The show must go on, indeed.When a butterfly landed on the nose of flutist Yukie Ota during a performance at Denmark's 2014 Carl Nielsen International Flute Competition, the musician kept playing like nothing was amiss. The Japanese-born, Chicago-b…
    - 4 hours ago 18 Sep 14, 11:34pm -
  • nieuwThis Is How Laughter Can Become The Creepiest Thing Ever
    If you think the sounds of joyful, happy, beautiful giggles can't make you feel uncomfortable, then you thought wrong. For proof, watch the video above to see 16 people laughing without smiling. It will probably creep you out, at least a little bit.…
    - 5 hours ago 18 Sep 14, 11:19pm -
  • nieuwWe Tasted Surge Soda So You Don't Have To
    Surge soda returned to the e-shelves on Monday and people are reacting as though Coca-Cola brought back their childhood. Which it kind of did. Though the ingredients haven't really changed, we questioned the taste. After a mysterious box of Surge a…
    - 5 hours ago 18 Sep 14, 11:12pm -
  • nieuwThe Definitive Guide To Having Sex.. On Furniture
    File this under "new uses for old things," even if it isn't your average DIY. Well, the "do it" part holds true, but according to U.K.-based furniture retailer True Interior, who compiled a list of furniture pieces you might consider having sex on, t…
    - 5 hours ago 18 Sep 14, 10:45pm -
  • nieuwArt Thief Has No Idea How To Hide Things
    You know when you're in an art gallery and you decide to steal one of the paintings off the wall and then you can't find a way to jam it into your sweatshirt because it's a painting and large rectangular paintings don't belong inside sweatshirts? Hat…
    - 6 hours ago 18 Sep 14, 10:06pm -
  • nieuwWATCH: Suspect Robs Store With Banana (VIDEO)
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police in Philadelphia say a man used a banana he swiped from a convenience store counter to simulate a gun while he robbed the place.Police on Wednesday posted surveillance video ( ) of the holdup reported…
    - 6 hours ago 18 Sep 14, 10:05pm -
  • nieuw13 Dogs Who May Not Actually Be Dogs After All
    Your dog sure acts like a dog. He barks, he eats whatever food you drop on the floor and he loves to play fetch. But does he look like a dog? Sometimes that can be questionable. You may be wondering how so. A dog is a dog, right? Not quite. Here are…
    - 6 hours ago 18 Sep 14, 9:52pm -

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