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Lisa Ann Coleman Becomes Sixth Woman Executed In Texas

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Lisa Ann Coleman was pronounced dead at 6:24 p.m. on Wednesday evening. In 2006, Coleman was convicted in the death of 9-year-old Davontae Williams – who was beaten and starved to death. Despite a last-minute appeal, Coleman became the sixth woman executed in Texas since the death penalty was reinstated in 1976. On July 26,… Read more »

Texas Elementary School Refuses To Remove Christian Plaque

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A Christian plaque at the Mountain Peak Elementary School in Midlothian, TX has been the topic of controversy for the past couple months. However, the debate escalated to new heights on Monday, September 15 during the Midlothian ISD Board meeting. While the Freedom from Religion Foundation wants to have the plaque removed, local residents are… Read more »

Lincoln Logs Return To The U.S. For Manufacture

Lincoln Logs

Governor Paul LePage of Maine has announced that manufacture of Lincoln Logs, the iconic toy logs used by generations of American children, will be moving to Burnham. Previously manufactured in China, Lincoln Logs will be moving to Pride Manufacturing in Burnham, Maine. About 80 percent of Lincoln Logs will be produced in Maine once Pride… Read more »

A Video Of Third British Hostage Held By ISIS Released

Third British Hostage

A third British hostage has appeared in a new Islamic State (ISIS) propaganda video. British journalist John Cantlie, who has been missing since 2012, appeared in a new video released by ISIS today (the video has not yet been verified by officials.) The video is apparently a propaganda video, unlike the violent videos previously released… Read more »

UVA Missing Girl: New Clues In Hannah Graham’s Disappearance

Hannah Graham

Authorities have released new information in the disappearance of a University of Virginia student. Hannah Graham, the missing girl, was reportedly last seen with a black man — who she appeared to know. An unidentified witness said the man approached Hannah and put his arm around her shoulders. The witness eventually left the area, as… Read more »

Parents Risk Baby’s Life On Cliff’s Edge for Vacation Photo

Parents place a baby on the edge of a cliff for a vacation photo

Hiker Fred Sirevag snapped this shocking photo when the parents put their baby on the edge of a cliff overlooking Pulpit Rock in Norway to take a scenic vacation photo. The photo, which has been circulating online and in the Norwegian media, shows a woman taking a picture while the baby crawls dangerously close to… Read more »

Publisher Accidentally Places Porn Star On Math Textbook

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When it comes to education in general in the United States, the biggest subject that is splitting the teaching staff down the middle in the implementation of common core. The Inquisitr reported numerous times on common core, which includes its implementation in physical education as well as sex education (much to the disdain of parents)…. Read more »