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Tara Dodrill


Tara Dodrill is a political, environmental and self-reliance writer and social media consultant. Dodrill's credits include USA Today, Yahoo News and Gadling. Dodrill is also the author of 'Power Grid Down: How To Prepare, Survive & Thrive After The Lights Go Out. Email: Tara@Inquisitr.com

Kansas Plane Crash: Two Dead, Five Missing

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Kansas plane crash update: Two people are dead, five people are reportedly missing, and four other individuals are injured, Wichita Fire Chief Ronald Blackwell, the Wichita Fire Chief said. The fire official also added that the pilot was the only person on the small airplane that crashed int a building at the Kansas airport –… Read more »

ISIS: Gitmo Detainees Returning To The Battlefield


ISIS ranks reportedly increased by about 30 after former Gitmo detainees traveling to Syria to join the Islamic State. Approximately 620 Guantanamo detainees have been released in the last three years, approximately 180 of the suspected radical Islamic militants have reportedly found their way back to the battlefield in the Middle East. Some of the… Read more »

Russian Planes Intercepted By NATO, World War 3 Warning?

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Russian aircrafts were intercepted by NATO jets following a series of “unusual air activity” over the Baltic, North Sea, Atlantic and the Black Sea. NATO planes were reportedly scrambled to “shadow” the Russian bombers flying over the Black Sea and the Atlantic, as well at Vladimir Putin’s fighter planes over the Baltic. The Russian fighters… Read more »

Dengue Fever Mosquito Spotted In California

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The deadly dengue fever mosquito has surfaced in the San Diego, California area. The dengue hemorrhagic fever mosquitoes are also known as yellow fever mosquitoes. Most of the viruses the insect can spread are native to Central America and Mexico. The dengue fever mosquitoes (Aedes aegypti) were found in an office building on the 32nd… Read more »

‘Selling U.S. Citizenship’ Now Possible At American Fertility Clinics

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Fertility clinics will now be allowed to “sell U.S. citizenship” to foreign parents who have never even stepped foot on American soil. The citizenship regulations ushered in by the Obama administration altered the definition of the term “mother” to include surrogates who enter into a contract with any part in order to bring the other… Read more »

Airsoft Homecoming Photo Gets Two Teens Suspended

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An Airsoft gun homecoming photo posted on Facebook caused a school suspension for two Boston area students. The father of Tito Velez snapped a photo of his son and his date, Jaime Pereira, posing with airsoft rifles before the annual homecoming dance. The younger Velez then did what any modern day teenager would – he… Read more »

Florida School Refuses To Allow Student To Read The Bible

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A Florida teacher told her fifth-grade student that he was not allowed to read the Bible in school. Paul Rubeo, the father of the boy attending the school, part of the Broward Public School District, said he was stunned when listening to a voicemail from the teacher about his son Giovanni reading the Bible in… Read more »

Bill Maher Deemed A Bigot And A Racist By Berkeley Student Protesters

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Bill Maher is a racist and bigot, according to Berkeley students that plan on protesting a graduation speech slated to be given by the HBO comedian. University of California-Berkeley students are collecting signatures on a petition to thwart plans to have Maher appear at the annual graduation ceremony next year. Berkeley protester believe Bill Maher… Read more »

Ebola: Army Troops Returning From West Africa Quarantined In Italy

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U.S. Army troops are under an Ebola quarantine in Italy. Army Major General Darryl A. Williams, commander of U.S. Army Africa forces, along with 10 other personnel, are now under “controlled monitoring” after returning from West Africa over the weekend. Although the Army troops are essentially under and Ebola quarantine, officials at the Pentagon have… Read more »

Illegal Immigrant Accused Of Killing Two California Deputies

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Illegal immigrant Luis Enrique Monroy Bracamonte killed two California sheriff’s deputies, according to local law enforcement authorities who booked the 34-year-old on multiple felony charges. The illegal immigrant is accused of murder, attempted murder, and carjacking. Luis Enrique Monroy Bracamonte had already been deported from the United States at least twice before the fatal shooting… Read more »

Marysville-Pilchuck High School Shooting: Student Witness Shares Details Of Shooting

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Marysville-Pilchuck High School Shooting Update: Students at the Marysville School have been posting online that the Marysville-Pilchuck school shooter was a popular student who played football and wrestled at MPHS. The unconfirmed information from shooting witnesses claims that the gunman as Jaylen Fryberg. MY SPIZZOT: Marysville High School Student Jaylen Fryberg Open Fires In Cafeteria…… Read more »

Ferguson Protests Erupt Over Michael Brown Autopsy

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Ferguson protests erupted once again in response to the Michael Brown autopsy results leaked to the St. Louis Dispatch. Mike Brown shooting protesters have promised to react with demonstrations similar to those which unfolded after the August 9 incident if Darren Wilson is not indicted. Mike Brown shooting protesters marched from the corner of Canfield… Read more »

Little Girls In Princess Costumes Drop F-Bombs To Promote Feminism

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Little girls in princess costumes dropping F-bombs is not the retelling of a parental nightmare, but scenes from a feminism project viral video. The video was created by Fckh8, a for-profit company that often designs T-shirts with LGBT, anti-sexism, and anti-racism slogans. As previously reported by the Inquisitr, FCKH8 also recently made a video entitled,… Read more »

Ottawa Parliament Hill Shooting Press Conference: Manhunt Ongoing

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A press conference about the Ottawa shooting was hosted by the Canadian Mounties around 2 p.m. today. The Canadian law enforcement officials stated that the Parliament Hill shootings are still undergoing investigation. Citizens are being urged to barricade themselves inside while police officers and soldiers continue the manhunt. The large presence of members of the… Read more »

Secret Service Leaves White House To Deal With Domestic Issue Of Staffer

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Secret Service agents are once again at the center of a security and public relations controversy. Top Secret Service officials have still not uttered any justification for diverting agents from the White House area posts to go deal with a neighborhood dispute. “Operation Moonlight” involved a Secret Service employee who lived about an hour away… Read more »

Ottawa Shooting: Suspects Still On The Loose [Shooting Scene Video]


Parliament Hill Shooting Update: The soldier shot at the Canadian National War Memorial during the Ottawa shooting spree has died. As also reported by The Inquisitr, shots were also fired at the Rideau Centre nearby. The Sergeant-at-arms at the Canadian Parliament building is being heralded as a hero for shooting the gunman that ran inside… Read more »

Girl Scouts Coming To An End Or Splintering Into Two Groups?

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Girl Scouts is facing sharp declines in both adult volunteers and youth membership. Just days after the end of the Girl Scouts USA 53rd annual convention, talk has once again turned to the possible splintering of the longstanding organization. The Girl Scouts’ rumored ties to Planned Parenthood is one of the reasons cited by those… Read more »

‘Baa Baa Black Sheep’ Deemed Racist


“Baa Baa Black Sheep” has been deemed racist, and will no longer be sung at some child care centers in Australia. The classic nursery rhyme was penned in the early 1700s, and has been a preschool staple around the world. Some child care centers in Melbourne changed the phrases in “Baa Baa Black Sheep” because… Read more »

Ebola: 101st Airborne Will Not Get Hazmat Suits While In West Africa


Ebola military aid troops from the 101st Airborne will not be receiving full hazmats suits while in West Africa. The Defense Department does not feel the soldiers will need such personal protection gear since the troops will not be giving direct aid to Ebola patients. “They don’t need the whole suit, as such, because they’re… Read more »

Ferguson Protesters At Rams Game Tangle With Fans

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Michael Brown shooting protesters reportedly spit on fans outside a Rams game, and two Ferguson protesters were arrested. Some eyewitnesses and news accounts state that Mike Brown shooting protesters harassed, screamed, and even punched Rams fans. Videos of the Ferguson protesters outside of the Rams game quickly appeared online and went viral. In one video… Read more »

Pentagon Ebola Strike Team Being Formed, Posse Comitatus Fears Voiced


The Pentagon is developing an Ebola strike team in order to better treat patients inflicted by the deadly virus in the United States. The Pentagon Ebola strike team will reportedly consist of 20 nurses, five doctors, and five trainers. The Department of Health and Human Services reportedly requested the formation of the Pentagon Ebola strike… Read more »

Darren Wilson Grand Jury Testimony Lasts Four Hours

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Darren Wilson reportedly told the Michael Brown shooting grand jury that he struggled with the teenagers just moments before the fatal shots were fired in Ferguson. During the brief scuffle, Officer Wilson said Mike Brown reached for his gun, according to an accounting of the grand jury testimony published first by the New York Times…. Read more »

Illegal Immigrants: Arizona No-Bail Law Overturned

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Illegal immigrants in Arizona now have a right to post bail after an arrest, according to a new federal court ruling. Earlier this week the court overruled a measure approved by voters in the state which would deny bail to illegal aliens charged with a broad range of felonies. If the law was allowed to… Read more »

EPA Approves New Version Of Weed Killer 2,4-D — Enlist Duo


The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved a new version of the 2,4-D weed killer, Enlist Duo. The chemical herbicide is designed for use on GMO corn and genetically modified soybeans. The new version of a 1940s-era weed killer will also be used on a new set of genetically engineered crops which were recently approved… Read more »

Leprosy: Ohio Prison Inmate Being Treated For The Rare Disease

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An Ohio prison inmate is being treated for leprosy. The Chillicothe Correctional Institution (CCI) inmate was diagnosed with the rare disease on October 14. There are reportedly only 6,500 known cases of leprosy in America and 200,000 worldwide. The name of the Ross County prison inmate is not being released. The correctional system did report… Read more »

GMO Grass Poses Threat To Livestock, Some Environmental Researchers Claim


Scotts Roundup Ready Kentucky Bluegrass GMO grass was designed to withstand “massive amounts” of Roundup Ready herbicide manufactured by biotech giant Monsanto. Since Monsanto’s Roundup Ready kills every growing thing that has not been genetically engineered to withstand the chemicals, natural lawns and alfalfa growing to feed livestock, could be in jeopardy, according to Natural… Read more »