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Off-Duty Police Officer Shot, Killed In His Pennsylvania Home

An off-duty Pennsylvania police officer was shot and killed in his home

Darby Township, Pennsylvania, police say that an off-duty officer has been shot and killed in his Delaware County home. According to CBS Philly, police responded to a call reporting shots fired at the officer’s home in Darby Township at approximately 4:30 p.m. on Saturday. The 26-year-old off-duty officer was found in an upstairs bedroom with… Read more »

Parole Officer Fired After Rape Of Parolee Caught On Tape

Zachary Thomas Bailey

A 50-year-old parole officer in Florida is being accused of rape after physical and video evidence showed him forcing himself onto a woman during a house visit. Zachary Thomas Bailey had been an officer with the Department of Corrections since 1989. Not only did he have a clean record, but according to the Sun Sentinel,… Read more »

Two Bodies Found In Debris Of NYC Building Collapse

Workers find two bodies in the debris of NYC building collpase

Two bodies have been found in the debris of one of the buildings that collapsed in New York City Thursday. According to USA Today, the NYPD says that the bodies have not yet been formally identified, but were suspected to be those of Nicholas Figueros, 23, and Moises Locon, 27, who were reported missing after… Read more »

Hundreds Report UFO Sighting In Cannock Chase, U.K.

Flying Saucer

Hundreds of residents of Cannock Chase in Staffordshire, U.K., witnessed a UFO flying very low, slowly and loudly in the sky over homes in the area on March 24, 2015. The incident, which took place around 9 p.m. local time, caused a great stir even in an area that has become notorious over the years… Read more »

Jury Reaches Verdict In Ellen Pao Sexism Case

Jury reached decision in Ellen Pao gender bias case

A decision has been reached in the gender bias trial of Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, in which Ellen Pao accused the Silicon Valley firm of discriminating against women. The jury ruled against Pao and confirmed what many women dreaded during the jury deliberations — that venture capital is a “boy’s club.” According to USA… Read more »

California Drought Caused By Marijuana Cultivation?

Drought-Stricken California Community Close To Running Out Of Water

As winter turns to spring, the Californian drought has brought on record-setting heat waves as the state records its worst drought in more than a 1,000 years. Now, The California Department of Fish and Wildlife has published a study that has linked the water shortage to the cultivation of marijuana. The study, which was published… Read more »