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It’s Official: Scotland Will Remain Part Of The United Kingdom

Scotland Votes No

Scotland will remain part of the 307-year-old United Kingdom by margin of fifty-five percent to forty-five percent of the vote. Turnout for the historic Scottish referendum was extremely high, with eighty-six percent of the electorate casting a ballot. With more than 2.5 million votes counted. Despite the no vote, Scotland is promised more autonomy in… Read more »

Clemson University Tried Prying Into Students’ Sexual History

Clemson University Sexual History

On September 17, Campus Reform contributor Kaitlyn Schallhorn reported that the South Carolina-based Clemson University had issued a mandatory student survey that required “students to reveal how many times they’ve had sex in the past month and with how many partners”: “In screenshots obtained exclusively by Campus Reform, the South Carolina university is asking students… Read more »

Emergency Declared: King Wildfire Doubled Overnight

Kings fire doubled overnight, only 5% contained.

A state of emergency has been declared for El Dorado and Siskiyou counties in California.. The counties have been severely affected by the King and Boles wildfires, respectively. The King wildfire more than doubled in size overnight. It jumped from affecting 27,930 acres to approximately 71,000 acres by Thursday morning. Over 2,000 homes and 1,500… Read more »

Former Owner Shocked, Stolen 1967 Jaguar Found 46 Years Later

1967 Jaguar found

Retired trial lawyer Ivan Schneider recently learned to never give up hope. Authorities found the 82-year-old man’s treasure; a 1967 Jaguar that was stolen 46 years ago. Ivan never imagined he’d see the Jag again, but thanks to customs officials at Los Angeles docks, the two will be reunited again. Schneider went on to collect… Read more »

Wheel Of Fortune: Maryland Math Teacher Wins $1 Million! [Video]

Wheel of fortune $1 million winner

Sarah Manchester, a middle school math teacher and a resident of Silver Spring, Maryland, has become only the third person in the history of the popular game show “Wheel of Fortune‘ to win the jackpot of $1 million. On the episode of the Wheel of Fortune that aired on September 17, the mother of two… Read more »

Lisa Ann Coleman Becomes Sixth Woman Executed In Texas

Death Penalty

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

Mountain-Peak-Elementary-Longbranch-Elementary

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 »