The bridge collapse in Washington was not an ordinary mishap. Part of a four-lane freeway bridge collapsed sending vehicles and people into the frigid water below.
Miraculously no lives were lost.
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Ricin is an extraordinarily powerful poison that has no antidote. It is easily manufactured, is highly potent and is extremely popular with anti-government groups and it can cause death within 72 hours. And it was sent to Mississippi Senator Roger Wicker today in a letter!
Senate Majority leader Harry Reid said that the letter was addressed to Sen. Wicker after the letter was tested at a laboratory in Maryland. The FBI joined in and ordered further analysis of the letter.
U.S. Invasion By North Korea In New Propaganda Video, While DPRK’s Combat Equipment Looks Outdated in Pictures
This is the latest propaganda video released on North Korea’s propaganda channel uriminzokkiri. It features the North Korean troops invading the United States of America. It starts off with the footage of American and South Korean troops attacking the North in 1950. DPRK later on invades the U.S. to take revenge and teach a lesson to America.
North Korea Propaganda Video Shows It’s Ready To Attack Washington, Warns U.S. To Not Show Off B-52 Bombers
Again, a propaganda video has been released by North Korea’s official YouTube channeluriminzokkiri and it has the same message the previous videos had: Imaginary destruction of the United States of America.
When marijuana became legal in Colorado and Washington State, following ballot refernda, industrial hemp did as well. Hemp being illegal is one of the more pointless harms visited on America by the War on Drugs, and because there is no good reason for industrial hemp to be illegal (it cannot get you high), it may avoid some of the legal battles that marijuana will inevitably face.
A multimedia showcase of some of 2012′s top stories, including the war in Syria, the Benghazi attack, anti-austerity protests, the Newtown shooting, superstorm Sandy, the South African miner tragedy, the U.S. election and Felix Baumgartner’s space jump.
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At a Yacolt, Washington prison the inmates are not the only one’s getting a second chance to live. A cat rescue organization called “Cuddly Cats” has teamed up with the Washington prison in order to allow specially screened offenders (without a violent history) to take care of these cats that would otherwise be euthanized.
The goal of this special program is to get the cats prepared for adoption outside of the prison. So these inmates take the cats temporarily to train them and care for them. Counselor Monique Camacho comments, “The offenders don’t get a lot of chances to do right by the community, so it gives them the opportunity to directly impact the community”.
It is one of the biggest investments made in Pakistan in the recent time – to the tune of $20 million. Favorite of children across the US, Sesame Street is coming to Pakistan with a 78-Television episode series in Urdu and 52 others in various languages spoken across the country called Sim Sim Hamara or Our Sim Sim.
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After shocking news broke Wednesday night that Washington Nationals Catcher Wilson Ramos had been abducted in Venezuela, more details emerged Thursday morning about the kidnapping.
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We all must have danced with babies! Here a father is caught on camera dancing away with his adorable baby! The scene was a fresh change from the usual trash on the streets, rude people and bad traffic. The father and baby duo gave a touching visual top all the bystanders as they danced away with no worries or cares in life in the middle of Washington Square Park!
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The good shake felt on Tuesday throughout much of the East Coast was due to the region’s increasing acceptance of gay marriage – at least this New York City rabbi thinks that there is a direct connection. In a video uploaded to YouTube, Rabbi Yehuda Levin says gay rights legislation, like the gay marriage law passed in New York, are responsible for earthquakes. “One of the reasons that God brings earthquakes to the world is because of the transgression of homosexuality,” he said. “It’s a revolt against God and literally, there’s hell to pay.” MORE
The Washington Monument is closed Wednesday after it sustained cracks at the top of structure from the 5.8-magnitude East Coast earthquake that struck in Virginia Tuesday afternoon. Engineers are studying ways to repair the cracks before the monument opens again. Other cities and states that felt the quake, from Georgia to northern New England, are also assessing the impact on their infrastructure – but no major injuries or extensive damage has been reported yet.
The Virginia earthquake that struck at 1:51 p.m. Tuesday 40 miles northwest of Richmond hasn’t left a lot of damage – but it certainly has left some. A video of cars crushed by building debris showed up online yesterday, as did a video of the White House shaking — and a power plant in Virginia shut down when the quake hit as well. MORE