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Executioner Enters Lethal Injection Room With Bag From Home Depot MCALESTER, OK—Shortly before administering a lethal injection to a prisoner sentenced to death by the state, Oklahoma Department of Corrections executioner Michael Callahan reportedly entered the death chamber Friday at Oklahoma State Penitentiary c
The Onion | Jul 25, 2014 8:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Report: Most Americans Have Enough Saved For Retirement To Live Comfortably On Streets WASHINGTON—Taking into account current market conditions, average 401K contributions, and forecasted cost of living increases, a report released Friday by the Employee Benefit Research Institute concluded that the majority of Americans have saved en
The Onion | Jul 25, 2014 7:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Serial Flamingo Bomber Strikes Again Someone is blanketing a St. Louis neighborhood with pink plastic flamingos- 41 have been left so far. KSDK's Art Holliday reports.
MSNBC | Jul 25, 2014 6:33 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Family Pleads To Drivers: Our Yard's Not A Bathroom A family says their backyard, which runs along the Pennsylvania Turnpike, has become a very public restroom for truckers and car drivers. WJAC's Maria Miller reports.
MSNBC | Jul 25, 2014 6:23 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Infographic: Tips For Choosing A Good Babysitter More mothers and fathers today are working full-time while raising kids, which means parents are increasingly turning to babysitters and nannies to care for their children at home.
The Onion | Jul 25, 2014 6:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
'A Body of Skin': Furniture collection echoes human body There's nothing like a favorite chair that hugs you like a second skin, but one designer has taken things a step further with her latest project.
Canoe.ca | Jul 25, 2014 5:08 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Magazine: Undeveloped Pictures Of The Kennedys Undeveloped Pictures Of The Kennedys
The Onion | Jul 25, 2014 5:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Pennsylvania parents locked son in car trunk to cure fear of dark PITTSBURGH Pa. (Reuters) - A western Pennsylvania couple, accused of luring their five-year-old son into the trunk of their car with candy to resolve his fear of the dark, was granted probation this week, according to court officials on Friday.
Reuters | Jul 25, 2014 4:51 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Accused hospital shooter had history of psychiatric commitments Frances BurnsDARBY, Pa., July 25 (UPI) -- The gunman who shot a caseworker at a suburban Philadelphia hospital had a history of drug arrests and suicide attempts, police said.
United Press International | Jul 25, 2014 4:23 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Report: Countless Invasive Species Detained In EPA Black Sites WASHINGTON—According to leaked documents obtained this week by members of the press, the Environmental Protection Agency has for the past 15 years operated a network of secret black sites where an unknown number of invasive species are being held in
The Onion | Jul 25, 2014 4:15 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend