[Content Note: Extreme weather; death.]While parts of Texas and Oklahoma prepare for more storms and more flooding, and more people are being displaced by rising water, on the other side of the world, a heatwave in India that is literally...Show More Summary
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When Deathly Hallows: Part 2 aired, part of me was devastated to see the movies end but, like most Harry Potter fans, I was able to find peace in the fact that the books had been respected and that the collection, a masterpiece … More » The post Why are Big Names Attached to the Harry Potter Spin-Offs? appeared first on EveryJoe.
Archaeologists discover ‘earliest tax exiles in history’ – in Hereford Experts examined the remains of thousands of bodies around the 12th century cathedral as part of an extensive two-year-old project to restore the area. A study of teeth belonging to its oldest residents showed the majority of men were immigrants from Normandy or North Wales, while all [...]
Thirteen people have been killed in Texas as storms that began on Memorial Day weekend continue to dump rain on parts of the state, leading to record floods and destroying hundreds of homes, bridges, and roads.
AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Storms dumped rain on parts of Texas on Wednesday, bringing more runoff to swollen waterways that spilled their banks this week in places such as Houston, where floods have killed six people and caused chaos in the fourth most-populous U.S. Show More Summary
Parts of Texas already deluged by torrential rains awoke to more rainfall Wednesday, snarling traffic and prompting flood warnings in Dallas and Houston as the death toll in the state and Oklahoma rose to 17.
CNN reported that Cleveland officer Michael Brelo was ruled not guilty for his part in the shooting death of Black couple Timothy Russell and Malissa Williams. The encounter started on November 29, 2012, when officers mistook Russell's car backfiring for gunfire. Show More Summary
After "not guilty" was read as the verdict for Officer Michael Brelo for his part in the shooting death of Black couple Timothy Russell and Malissa Williams, "Grey's Anatomy" star Jesse Williams took to Twitter to speak on the verdict. The...Show More Summary
As a part of the Monthly Remake and Remaster Global Initiative project, Darksiders II will appear on PS4 sometime this year. I'm actually pretty excited, as I found Death's journey to be quite the fun romp and wouldn't mind doing itShow More Summary
The death toll rose to at least 17 by late Tuesday night in storm-racked parts of Texas and Oklahoma.
Temperatures in parts of the country have neared 122°F (50°C)
Fifty years after her death, Flannery O’Connor has officially made it—she’s going to be on stamp. Set to be released as part of the USPS Literary Arts commemorative series, the stamp depicts O’Connor surrounded by peacock feathers. Linn’s Stamp News, my new favorite website, reported on the mail’s newest star. Read more...
Nebraska, once the picture of reliable Republican conservatism, is expected to repeal the death penalty this week, a move that is part of the growing debate over capital punishment and illustrates how the division between left and right is blurring on some political issues.
Lee wrote dozens of books, including Don't Bite The Sun and Death's Master -- the latter of which was part of her popular Flat Earth series. She was 67.
HERE IS A JUICY THING. Way back in 2002, when Jim Bob Duggar was running in the Republican primary for the U.S. Senate (and losing), the part of his campaign website labeled “abortion” said that no, ladies should not be allowed to abort their rape babies, but the rapist should be killed. Show More Summary
Heavy rainfall and thunderstorms slammed parts of central Texas over Memorial Day weekend, causing flash flooding and at least 11 deaths. Video company DLR Productions captured this stunning aerial footage of flooding in Austin on Monday. Flooding in the city forced evacuations and emergency crews rescued several individuals as water levels rose. Show More Summary
[Content Note: Extreme weather; death. Video may autoplay at link.]Terrible storms struck parts of Texas and Oklahoma again last night, leaving at least four people dead and a dozen missing.Record-setting rains left officials in Texas...Show More Summary
A heart attack, or myocardial infarction, is an interruption of the arterial blood flow to the heart. Untreated, it will lead to the death of part of the muscle of the heart. The heart is supplied by blood from two smallish arteries, the coronary arteries; a blockage in one of these is a heart attack. more...
A 16 year old teenage girl met a tragic end in Guatemala after she took part in the robbery of a 68 year old taxi driver that ultimately resulted in the driver’s death. The young woman and two male accomplices ran from the scene of the...Show More Summary