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Microsoft profit stung by Nokia

Microsoft profit stung by Nokia

SAN FRANCISCO — Microsoft topped Wall Street estimates with a 17% jump in revenue but…

The Internet of Things: Coming soon to a park near you

The Internet of Things: Coming soon to a park near you

Soon enough, everything from espresso machines to city transit systems will be connected. Traditionally “dumb”…

Tech Five: Netflix kicks off busy earnings week

Tech Five: Netflix kicks off busy earnings week

Time for round two of tech quarterly earnings, making for another action-packed week on Wall…

Retirees: Sitting disease may be killing you

Retirees: Sitting disease may be killing you

Don’t just sit there. It may be killing you. Getting off the couch and moving…

Ukraine, rebels agree on security zone at crash site

Ukraine, rebels agree on security zone at crash site

HRABOVE, Ukraine — Ukraine and Russian-backed separatists agreed Saturday to set up a security zone…

Teacher adopts ‘holy terror’ student no one else wanted

Teacher adopts ‘holy terror’ student no one else wanted

– Cruz Riojas came from a troubled home: He was reportedly beaten by his stepfather,…

Watch Michael Sam’s powerful, show-stopping speech at the ESPYs

Watch Michael Sam’s powerful, show-stopping speech at the ESPYs

LOS ANGELES — Michael Sam delivered an incredibly powerful speech after accepting the Arthur Ashe…

Houston airport pigeons poisoned by the hundreds

Houston airport pigeons poisoned by the hundreds

HOUSTON — Just after daybreak on Saturday and Sunday, employees at Bush Intercontinental Airport saw…

Severe turbulence sends fliers across cabin, injuring 20

Severe turbulence sends fliers across cabin, injuring 20

Twenty people were injured after “severe turbulence” jolted a South African Airways flight headed from…

Gymnast Gabby Douglas quits Iowa coach again

Gymnast Gabby Douglas quits Iowa coach again

DES MOINES — The gymnastics reunion between Olympic gold medalist Gabby Douglas and coach Liang…

Most Americans unhappy with Obama’s border strategy

Most Americans unhappy with Obama’s border strategy

As children from Central America pour across the nation’s southwest border, most Americans want to…

Alleged escort pleads not guilty for Google exec death

Alleged escort pleads not guilty for Google exec death

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. – A high-priced escort accused of leaving a top Google executive to…

WTF!

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  • Dennis Rodman named by woman who says she was drugged, woke up in hospital
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  • Mine received perfect score, then 301 people died from safety violations
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  • Amazing:  Cat saves boy from vicious dog attack
  • Cop gunned down teen, then named Officer of the Year
  • Donald Sterling tells Anderson Cooper that he was set up
  • Tragic fall at circus leaves children traumatized
  • A man is doing life in prison for loaning his car to his roommate
  • Woman takes the lives of three people, gets a $1,000 fine only
  • Former Military scientist says he interacted with aliens for years
  • Police car dragged woman 1,000 feet in Brazil

Former President George H. W. Bush to mark 90th birthday with parachute jump

Former President George H.W. Bush can no longer use his legs, but he isn’t letting that stop him from keeping a vow he made five years ago: to jump from an aircraft on his 90th birthday, which is Thursday. “It’s a wonderful day in Maine — in fact, nice enough for a parachute jump,” the…

Former President George H. W. Bush to mark 90th birthday with parachute jump

U. Kentucky star says he left 20 years ago because campus didn’t like him dating black women

The University of Kentucky is getting national media attention for playing in the national championship.  But the campus also has a reputation for racial segregation and some of this past is ugly.  A former superstar for the school, Rex Chapman, who played for the school in the late 1980s, says that one of the reasons…

U. Kentucky star says he left 20 years ago because campus didn’t like him dating black women

Passenger Makes Eerie Facebook Post Before Boarding Downed Malaysia Airlines Plane

A passenger who appears to have been on the crashed Malaysia Airlines flight over Ukraine on Thursday posted a photo of his plane with an eerie message before boarding the ill-fated Boeing 777. Translated from Dutch to English, the caption reads: “In case it goes missing, here is what it looks like.” Cor Pan posted the…

Passenger Makes Eerie Facebook Post Before Boarding Downed Malaysia Airlines Plane

The “World’s Ugliest Woman” is Now a Motivational Speaker

By Daphne R Insults hurt in more ways than imaginable. When someone says words could never hurt them they’re usually just hiding behind the hurt because the reality is that negative words can cut deeply, causing depression, low self-esteem and the list goes on. But one young woman named Lizzie Velasquez, age 24, used negative…

The “World’s Ugliest Woman” is Now a Motivational Speaker

600 Pound Woman Overcomes Her Depression by Posing for Male Admirers for Money

by Barry Burch Jr. Depression can lead to a lot of places.  For one mother-of-three who lost her daughter while in the process of birthing her, it led to her reaching a staggering weight of more than 600 pounds, as well as to her entering the adult entertainment world as an overtly plump pin-up girl. In the vicious…

600 Pound Woman Overcomes Her Depression by Posing for Male Admirers for Money

Health & Beauty

Applegate, mom share bond in overcoming cancer

Applegate, mom share bond in overcoming cancer

High up in the Hollywood Hills, a warm spring day is breaking into a cool, pink-hued dusk. Tucked behind an iron gate lies a leafy backyard filled with a paint-splattered easel, toys, slides and one happy, gallivanting child. It’s here…

CDC Says That Americans Spend Too Much Time In The Bottle And It’s Costing Us Billions

CDC Says That Americans Spend Too Much Time In The Bottle And It’s Costing Us Billions

By: Stephanie Allen- Gobert Alcohol drinking causes about 88,000 deaths in the United States each…

Khloe Kardashian Says Her Mother Wanted Her to Get a Nose Job At The Age Of 9

Khloe Kardashian Says Her Mother Wanted Her to Get a Nose Job At The Age Of 9

By: Britt L The Kardashian Klan have always been the picture-perfect family–looks and career wise.…

Couple Wins Millions When Son Is Born With Severe Birth Defects

Couple Wins Millions When Son Is Born With Severe Birth Defects

By Lillian Armstead A Seattle, Washington couple received $50 million in a wrongful birth lawsuit.…

Crime

Mine received perfect score, then 301 people died from safety violations

Mine received perfect score, then 301 people died from safety violations

The Soma coal mine, where 301 workers lost their lives in a May 13 disaster,…

California Mass Killer Enraged at “Ugly Black Filth” Who Dated White Girls | breakingbrown.com

California Mass Killer Enraged at “Ugly Black Filth” Who Dated White Girls | breakingbrown.com

Before mass shooter Elliot Rodger, 22, went on a killing spree, gunning down six people…

7 dead in drive-by shooting near UC-Santa Barbara

7 dead in drive-by shooting near UC-Santa Barbara

A Hollywood director and his family warned police about disturbing videos that discussed suicide and…

Ex-sheriff gets prison in meth-for-s*x case

Ex-sheriff gets prison in meth-for-s*x case

A judge on Thursday sentenced a former Colorado sheriff to 15 months in prison for repeatedly violating his probation in a meth-for-s*x case, saying the lawman, who was once regarded as a hero, had exhausted his opportunities to reform. Patrick…

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