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Five Mont Blanc Climbers Found Dead

Six Die On Europe's Highest Mountain

Five Mont Blanc climbers were found dead on Wednesday morning. Authorities said their guide is also assumed dead, as his “lifeless” body was discovered inside a deep crevasse. The climbers were reportedly ascending Flèche Rousse ridge when they encountered severe weather conditions. Authorities confirmed the expedition was organized by the National Association for Outdoor Sports…. Read more »

Judge Rules AR-15s Not Protected By The Second Amendment

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A district judge ruled that AR-15s and other semi-automatic rifles are not protected by the Second Amendment. The strict gun laws, which went into effect in Maryland last year, were being legally questioned in U.S. District Court. Judge Catherine C. Blake released a 47-page ruling detailing her decision on the gun rights case yesterday afternoon…. Read more »

Dog Elected Mayor In Minnesota

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A dog was elected mayor in Minnesota. On Saturday, Duke the dog will officially be sworn in on the small town of Cormorant. Although the Minnesota mayor is just 7 years old, Duke is not the youngest leader ever elected in the state. Voters previously elected a 3-year-old boy as the mayor. Cormorant, Minnesota, voters… Read more »

Teenager Caught Living At Corsicana Walmart

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A teenager decided to make the Corsicana Walmart his home. The 14-year-old boy had been living at Walmart secretly for several days. The teenager was not simply living inside the store but had built a hidden compound to secure a home in the store, which is open 24-hours a day. The teenager hiding in the… Read more »

Robin Williams’ Friends Recount His Slide Into Depression

Robin William's Friends Recount His Slide Into Depression

Robin Williams, the man who was known for comedy as well as his dramatic and thriller roles, has dominated media coverage after his tragic passing Monday. Mr. Williams’ death is suspected to be suicide. As The Inquisitr reported, the information released so far claims his death was a result of asphyxiation by hanging with evidence… Read more »

Earthquake In Ecuador Kills 2 Near Equator

2 dead, 8 injured in Quito Ecuador

A moderately sized earthquake rumbled Quito, Ecuador yesterday, leaving at least two dead and eight injured. At 2:58 pm, as the United States Geological Survey (USGS) reports, the ground trembled for just under a minute, causing buildings to sway and rattle as the 5.1 quake caused mudslides and dust clouds. Centered 14 miles northeast of… Read more »

Lauren Bacall Dead At 89

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One of Hollywood’s leading ladies, a golden actress in a golden era, has died. Lauren Bacall, 89, has passed away, according to the Humphrey Bogart Estate’s facebook page. “With deep sorrow for the magnitude of our loss, yet with great gratitude for her amazing life, we confirm the passing of Lauren Bacall,” said the Facebook… Read more »

Robin Williams’ Darkest Roles

Robin Williams in his darkest roles.

The world has suffered a great loss from the death of Robin Williams, often considered one of the funniest men to have ever lived. But Robin’s reputation has a comedian, goofball and veteran improviser does not completely entail his career. Robin Williams actually played a handful of dark and disturbing roles, which provides the world… Read more »

NASA Catches Early Perseid Meteors On Film [Video]

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The Inquisitr reported earlier today on the Perseid meteor shower on its way and how to get the most out of your viewing experience. But NASA is a few steps ahead of the rest of us and already has some early footage of the meteor shower taking place. In the above video, you can see… Read more »