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The Online Illicit Drug eCommerce Is Booming, Despite FBI’s Best Efforts

Online Drug eCommerce Is Booming

In the old days, drugs had to be procured from ‘friends’ or ‘dealers.’ However, with the advent of internet and eCommerce, drug peddlers too have gone online. As The Washington Post had earlier reported, anyone with a little knowledge of how the internet works could purchase contraband very easily. Exactly a year ago, the Federal… Read more »

A Small Earthquake Struck Las Vegas This Morning

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It’s time to build a new mega-casino in Vegas: The Tremor! A small (3.6 on the Richter Scale) earthquake was felt in Las Vegas early this morning. The Las Vegas earthquake struck at 3:11 A.M. local time this morning, according to The Arizona Republic. The earthquake’s epicenter was about 24 miles from Las Vegas, but… Read more »

Your Spouse’s Personality Type Can Affect Your Career Success

Your spouse's personality affects your career success

Most people have competing life goals that can interfere with career success. For many, ultimate happiness is not achieved by a strong career alone. Usually, people want a happy home life and positive personal relationships. In a new study, the Washington University in St. Louis found that if one wants to make it at their… Read more »

Oldest-Ever Congressman Seriously Injured In Wreck, Airlifted To Hospital

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The Huffington Post is reporting that the oldest-ever member of Congress was seriously injured in an accident Saturday, Oct. 4 following an accident. According to HuffPost, U.S. Rep. Ralph Hall, a Texas Republican, was injured in a two-car accident near the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex. WFAA-TV 8, the ABC affiliate in Dallas, reports that the vehicle… Read more »

Suspect In Murder Of Alice Gross Possibly Found: Dead

Arnis Zalkalns, Alice Gross' killer, may have been found dead. Body to be identified soon.

Alice Gross, 14, was last seen on August 28, leaving her home. On Tuesday, Gross’ body was found wrapped in plastic and weighed down with heavy logs in west London’s River Brent. Police officers wanted to question 41-year-old Arnis Zalkalns after Alice Gross’ disappearance, but he had gone missing. He was seen biking along the… Read more »

Is Uber Legal? Anchorage, Alaska, Is Taking The Company To Court

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Is Uber legal? That is the question that many have asked among a growing list of municipalities, with many siding on the opinion of not even close to legal in some cities. Among the cities question whether Uber is legal is Anchorage, Alaska, which filed a motion Friday, Oct. 3 seeking to have the ride… Read more »

Miami Coast Guard Rescues Man Trapped Inside Inflatable Hydro Bubble!

Hydro bubble rescue

A man trapped inside an inflatable hydro bubble – off the Miami coast was rescued by U.S. Coast guard officials after they received reports of a middle aged man who went missing. The man, later identified as Reza Balunchi was reportedly disoriented inside the hydro bubble and was asking for directions to Bermuda! The man… Read more »

Alaska Rep. Don Young Exploded At Challenger Before Debate, Newspaper Says

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What better way to start off a political debate than freaking out on your opponent? That is exactly what happened in Alaksa according to the state’s largest newspaper, which reported that U.S. Rep. Don Young exploded at Democratic challenger Forrest Dunbar before a debate in Kodiak, Alaska, on Wednesday, Oct. 1. According to the Alaska… Read more »

Boko Haram Decapitates Pilot On Video

Boko Haram released a video this week depicting a decapitation.

ISIS is known for their violent videos depicting the decapitation of hostages. Boko Haram hasn’t been known to release that kind of video until recently. Boko Haram has committed a great many atrocities in Nigeria, but most of their videos have been more about spreading propaganda than showing their first hand brutality. On August 24,… Read more »