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12-Year-Old Crushes National Anthem at NFL Game

10 hours agoNews : Mediaite

12-year-old Quintavious Johnson may be familiar to fans of America's Got Talent, but after today's game between the Detroit Lions and the Chicago Bears, the world shall know him as...the Quintavious Johnson.

Robbers Who Make Victims Strip Still On The Loose

Investigators in Broward County, Florida, are stumped by a rash of armed robberies where the suspects make their victims, including a pregnant woman,... Read more: Video, Caught on Tape, Dumb Crime, Robbers Make Victims Strip, Weird Florida, Keyla Concepcion, Florida Crime, Fbi, Crime News

The Syrian Electronic Army has returned, and they look less threatening than ever

10 hours agoNews : BlogPost

On Thursday morning, some visitors to a diverse array of news and entertainment Web sites, including The Guardian, CNBC, and Forbes, were greeted with an unusual pop-up message. "You've been hacked by the Syrian Electronic Army(SEA)," the message read. Read full article >>

Ohio paper defends reporting domestic violence charges against Tamir Rice’s father

10 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

Editors are attempting to explain why an Ohio newspaper published an investigative story examining the criminal background of a family whose 12-year-old son was fatally shot by police while playing with a replica gun. Video released Wednesday shows two officers pull up last weekend to a Cleveland...

Jesse Walker on Skepticism and Nostalgia in the 70s

10 hours agoNews : Reason

As the Watergate scandal exploded and Richard Nixon's hold on the presidency started to slip, one group stood steadfast in its commitment to the man in the West Wing. Its members took to chanting "God needs Nixon" outside Congress' Rayburn Office Building. Show More Summary

Couple Launches Campaign to Save Dream Home From 250-Foot Cliff

10 hours agoNews : ABC Headlines Blog

This Thanksgiving, Teresa Shaw and her husband, Lance, are hoping 150,000 people chip in $1 to help save their dream house from a crumbling cliff overlooking Washington’s Pilchuck River. “It’s asking a lot and it’s hard to ask — but here it is,” Teresa Shaw,...

Juncker interview: the annotated transcript

Juncker presents his €315bn investment plan to the European Parliament in Strasbourg On the eve of two of the most momentous events of his young tenure as European Commission president – Thursday’s failed vote of no confidence against...Show More Summary

Concha: Team Clinton Playing It Safe Again by Staying Silent on All-Things Ferguson

10 hours agoNews : Mediaite

One is unofficially the country's first black president. The other is potentially America's first female president. Make no mistake...Team Clinton is a formidable pair and...

Prosecutor: Idaho double murder a contract killing

10 hours agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

A Pennsylvania man came to Idaho in order to carry out a contract killing that left two men dead, prosecutors say

Sinn Fein protest water meters in Dundalk, but have ensured they are installed in Newry?

10 hours agoNews : Slugger O'Toole

So, Sinn Fein didn’t order the continuation of the installation of 35,000 water meters in new build houses in Northern Ireland at a cost of £13.3 million? Well, no. The minister’s department did refuse to allow NI Water off the hook of putting water meters as it was required to do by law. Brian Stanley more...

Hillary Must Have Lemon Wedges, Special Pillows When Giving $300K Speeches

11 hours agoNews : Mediaite

If you've ever wondered what Hillary Clinton needs in order to be the best Hillary Clinton she can be, today is your lucky day. Somehow, the Washington Post, via a very clever FOIA request, got their hands on Hillary Clinton's rider for a $300,000 speech she delivered at UCLA.

Giraffes may be headed for extinction

Elephants aren't the only African animals in grave danger. Giraffe populations are down 40 percent over 15 years

Indian Investigators Deny Village Girls Were Raped, Murdered

11 hours agoNews : The Two-Way

Villagers said the two "untouchable" caste girls were gang-raped and then hanged from a tree in May, but the country's equivalent of the FBI now says there was no rape and that they hanged themselves.

Giving That's Truly Worthy of Our Thanks: Combatting Ebola Overseas and Keeping Our Communities Safe

As families sit around their Thanksgiving tables today, there will be a few empty seats left behind by a group of courageous U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps officers who volunteered for duty in West Africa. Their mission...Show More Summary

Dozen-Plus Inmates Die After Gulping Down Drugs

At least 13 inmates are dead after prisoners in a Venezuelan prison rioted, stormed the on-site pharmacy, and swallowed whatever drugs they could get their hands on. The deceased inmates at the David Viloria correctional center in Lara state had all been part of a hunger strike that began Monday...

Frequent flying is getting a lot more rewarding – for those at the very top

11 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

Frequent flyer programs are one of the primary ways airlines build customer loyalty. In a nutshell, the more you travel with the same airline (or its partners), the higher the odds you will be able to redeem miles or points for free travel and achieve an elite status, which carries perks such as...

How Are Your Favorite Celebrities Spending Thanksgiving?

11 hours agoNews : CitizenSugar

From attending festive parades or just hanging at home with loved ones, stars like Taylor Swift, Neil Patrick Harris, and Nina Dobrev are already getting busy sharing sweet, silly photos of their Thanksgiving celebrations. Scroll through to see how your favorite celebrities are spending the Thanksgiving weekend!

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