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Mega Millions: Third Powerball Winner Claims $86 Million Jackpot

Powerball Winning Numbers Three Tickets

Mega Millions Powerball winner, Mario Scarnici of Monmouth Junction, New Jersey, came forward to claim his $86 million cash prize (before taxes). He is the third of the prize winners to split a massive $448 million Powerball jackpot which was drawn on August 7th. Scarnici reportedly purchased the winning ticket at a local supermarket, called… Read more »

CIA Acknowledges Existence Of Area 51 But That’s About It [Video]

CIA Admits Area 51 Exists

The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has finally acknowledged Area 51 exists. The official Wikipedia page was updated on August 20. For years, the US government resolutely denied there was a secret military testing base at Groom Lake, Nevada, an outlying detachment of Edwards Air Force Base. Also known as Groom Lake, Homey Airport, and other… Read more »

Donald Trump Sued By NY Attorney General For Alleged Fraud

New York Donald Trump Sued

Donald Trump is being sued for $40 million over his for-profit investment tool called Trump University. The lawsuit was filed by the New York state attorney general for alleged fraud. The lawsuit alleges that Trump ran the phony university that promised to make its students rich. Instead, it enrolled them in expensive and mostly useless… Read more »

Syria Warning US To Not Intervene

Syrian Chemical Weapons Attack

As the “red line” of chemical weapon use has been crossed, the United States and other countries are evaluating the situation in Syria. Reports from within the country suggest between around 500 people have died as a result of recent chemical weapon attacks. With Syria on the brink of a full out war with Western… Read more »

Andy Nowicki: 90-Year-Old WWII Veteran To Be Evicted For Smoking

Andy Nowicki

Andy Nowicki, a 90-year-old World War II veteran, is in the process of being evicted from his home in Newington, Connecticut for smoking. According to CBS Connecticut, the veteran has been smoking for 70 years. He picked up the habit while fighting in World War II during an era when the Army handed out free… Read more »

Zion Baby: Police Target Landfill In Search For Missing Infant

Zion baby

The missing Zion baby, 5-month-old, Joshua Summeries, has still not been found despite a massive effort from hundreds of police officers. Zion police, assisted by highly trained sniffer dogs, were at the Advanced Disposal Landfall at 701 Green Bay Road in Friday morning. They have been sifting through refuse in an effort to locate little… Read more »

WWII Vet Beaten To Death By 16-Year-Old Boys

Delbert Belton: Arrests Made After WWII Hero Beaten To Death

A WWII Vet, 88-year-old Delbert Belton was beaten to death on Wednesday night by two African-American teenagers. The boys apparently approached Belton’s car as he waited for a friend in a parking lot in Spokane. One of the teenagers who allegedly carried out the random attack which resulted in the death of the victim in… Read more »

Ron Paul Does Reddit AMA, Talks Tea Party And Marijuana

ron paul reddit AMA

Popular third party candidate Ron Paul did a Reddit AMA today, a specific sort of thread on the site in which the title “AMA” stands for “Ask Me Anything.” Ron Paul’s Reddit AMA was destined to be hugely popular, given the heavy presence on the social aggregator of Libertarians in general, and the active subreddit… Read more »

Georgia School 911 Call Released, Is Impressively Heroic [Full Audio]

Obama Calls Antoinette Tuff

A Georgia school 911 call recording the tense moments in which Antoinette Huff talked down a 20-year-old gunman Michael Brandon Hill. Tuff’s actions in the Georgia school 911 call have been lauded by many, as she bravely uses just negotiation skills to convince Hill not to shoot. In one part of the call, she tells… Read more »

Freak Hailstorm In Colorado Interrupts Summer

hailstorm colorado

A hailstorm in Colorado surprised Littleton residents last night, and it wasn’t a little bit of hail, either. The hailstorm in Colorado in August is not an unheard of occurrence, but it doesn’t make it any less strange to have ice raining down from the sky in the dog days of summer when it happens… Read more »