A Behind-the-Scenes Guide to the Things We Buy
A Behind-the-Scenes Guide to the Things We Buy
Check out the environmental and social impacts of the products you buy, use and give. picked by Bornbad 4 years ago
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 Click Once A Day To Help In Many Ways
Click Once A Day To Help In Many Ways
This site gives the opportunity for you to click just once a day to help feed the hungry and stray animals, fund free mammograms, fund books and healthcare for children, and preserve the rainforest. Added to all of that, it's free. picked by Mershaullk 4 years ago
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 Illegal imigrants boost Texas economy by 18 billion
Illegal imigrants boost Texas economy by 18 billion
Yes, I said BILLION. picked by tlovesd 4 years ago
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 'Dirty War' extradition approved
'Dirty War' extradition approved
A judge in Urugway approved an extradition to Argentina picked by harmsc12 4 years ago
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 Romanian brides better be virgins when they get married
Romanian brides better be virgins when they get married
A Romanian priest has decreed that women will have to pay a 'white dress fine' if they are not virgins when they walk up the aisle to get married. picked by tlovesd 4 years ago
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 Ebola virus puts gorillas on brink of  extinction
Ebola virus puts gorillas on brink of extinction
An outbreak of Ebola virus in northwestern Republic of Congo has killed 5000 gorillas, helping to push the threatened species even closer to extinction, a study says. picked by teaya21 4 years ago
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 British aid worker stoned to death in Dalai Lama's town
British aid worker stoned to death in Dalai Lama's town
A YOUNG British aid worker has been found murdered, apparently stoned to death, in the remote town in northern India where the Dalai Lama lives. picked by teaya21 4 years ago
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 Army farewells Black Hawk Pilot
Army farewells Black Hawk Pilot
Mark Bingley, the army pilot killed in a helicopter crash off Fiji has been farewelled in Townsville, with senior Government figures, including the PM and Defence Minister absent. picked by teaya21 4 years ago
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 Firefighters brace for super fire
Firefighters brace for super fire
Firefighters and military from around Australia and New Zealand have been called in to help battle 18 different fires raging across Victoria before windy weekend conditions threaten to combine bushfires into a single conflagration. picked by teaya21 4 years ago
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 Pregnant at 14, Married at 15, Divorced at 18....
Pregnant at 14, Married at 15, Divorced at 18....
Meet D.C.'s newest police chief.... picked by tlovesd 4 years ago
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 Virginia Police Put End To 10-codes
Virginia Police Put End To 10-codes
10-4, 10-50, and all those other 10-codes will be replaced with plain speech. picked by harmsc12 4 years ago
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 Tornado hits London.
Tornado hits London.
There are trailer parks in London? picked by tomphoolry 4 years ago
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 Tired of all the 9/11 Conspiracies?
Tired of all the 9/11 Conspiracies?
Michael Shermer, writing in Scientific American, said: "The mistaken belief that a handful of unexplained anomalies can undermine a well-established theory lies at the heart of all conspiratorial thinking (as well as creationism, Holocaust denial and the various crank theories of physics). All the "evidence" for a 9/11 conspiracy falls under the rubric of this fallacy. Such notions... read full post picked by FallingToaster 4 years ago
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 Back off Australia, warns new Fijian dictator
Back off Australia, warns new Fijian dictator
Fiji's coup-installed leader has admitted the military takeover of the country this week is illegal but warned Australia not to interfere. picked by teaya21 4 years ago
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 Vojislav Seselj to be force-fed
Vojislav Seselj to be force-fed
guy on trial for war crimes went on a hunger strike. Now the court has ordered him to be force-fed. picked by harmsc12 4 years ago
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 UPDATE: Missing father found dead in mountains.
UPDATE: Missing father found dead in mountains.
Sad ending to search.
See previous picked by tomphoolry 4 years ago
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 Explosion rocks Milwaukee warehouse
Explosion rocks Milwaukee warehouse
Blast believed to have started in industrial propane tank leaves 3 dead, 37 injured, undetermined number of workers missing picked by Wingnut 4 years ago
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 Wrong turn saves lives: Driver sees home on fire, rescues family
Wrong turn saves lives: Driver sees home on fire, rescues family
Employee was heading to an appointment when he made a wrong turn. It turned out to be a right turn, though.... picked by henkspaan 4 years ago
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 US Government's secret terrorist scores
US Government's secret terrorist scores
Without their knowledge, millions of Americans and foreigners crossing US borders in the past four years have been assigned scores generated by government computers rating the risk that the travellers are terrorists or criminals. picked by teaya21 4 years ago
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 Deposed Fijian PM leaves Suva
Deposed Fijian PM leaves Suva
Deposed Fiji Prime Minister Laisenia Qarase has flown out of the capital of Suva to his home island, a day after the military exercised a bloodless coup. picked by teaya21 4 years ago
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 Wallet lost in France during WWII is returned to owner
Wallet lost in France during WWII is returned to owner
A man from the Chicago area had found his wallet, but this was not just an ordinary lost and found act of kindness. The property was lost more than 60 years ago. picked by henkspaan 4 years ago
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 Saudi Head-Chopper Discusses His Craft [links direct to WMV Video]
Saudi Head-Chopper Discusses His Craft [links direct to WMV Video]
A very interesting video of a Saudi executioner discussing his line of work, how he got into the profession and the such. Nice to see someone with pride in their work. picked by TheCritters 4 years ago
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 Fiji troops in bid to arrest PM
Fiji troops in bid to arrest PM
Soldiers launched an abortive attempt this morning to arrest Fijian Prime Minister Laisenia Qarase as the island's quiet coup gathers intensity. picked by teaya21 4 years ago
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 Hero dog digs tunnel, saves couple
Hero dog digs tunnel, saves couple
A seven year old German Shephard -Timberwolf mixed dog is a hero as the story spreads of her efforts to save her owners during the October surprise storm. picked by henkspaan 4 years ago
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 Company fined for building highway through Great Wall of China
Company fined for building highway through Great Wall of China
Through... yes I said through picked by teaya21 4 years ago
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