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Man With BB Gun Near Obama Motorcade Route Arrested: Cops

http://www.nbcconnecticut.com

Homeless man shooting tin cans in the woods couple blocks away from motorcade was charged with breach of peace in the second degree, threatening in the second degree and interfering with an officer.

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Mexico unveils memorial honoring 70,000 drug war victims

http://www.examiner.com

A new monument was unveiled in Mexico on Friday to memorialize the tens of thousands of Mexicans and visitors killed since the start of the drug war in 2006.

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Hacked 911 call sends SWAT team to security reporter's house

http://arstechnica.com

Brian Krebs has always been a trailblazer among security reporters. His exposés completely shut down a California hosting service that coddled spammers and child pornographers and severely disrupted an organized crime syndicate known as RBN. More recently, his investigative journalism has followed the money to the people who sell malware exploit kits, illicitly procured credit reports, and DoS services in underground forums. Now, Krebs has achieved a decidedly more grim distinction.

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Nurse Lets Patient Die in Real Life Milgram Experiment

http://dailyanarchist.com

87-year-old Lorraine Bayless collapsed at Glenwood Gardens senior living facility in Bakersfield, California. A nurse named Colleen called 911 and was instructed by the dispatcher, Tracey Halvorson, to perform CPR to save the woman’s life, but Colleen replied that it was against their policy and she couldn’t do it, so she watched Lorraine die.

Audio of the 911 call has been released which is chilling to the bone, and mainstream coverage of the story is almost as terrifying.

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LA State Health Inspectors Destroy 1600 lbs of Donated Deer Meat

http://dailycaller.com

Louisiana state health inspectors destroyed 1,600 lbs of deer meat donated by hunters to a local homeless shelter. The agency received a complaint that deer meat was being served at a mission. State regulations bar food establishments from serving hunted deer meat. Late January, the department discovered the deer meat — which had been appropriately processed at an area slaughterhouse — and destroyed it in a dumpster by dousing it in bleach. The Shreveport-Bossier Rescue Mission had been serving deer meat donated by area hunters for decades.

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Police impersonator crimes on rise in Detroit

http://www.clickondetroit.com

DETROIT - Local 4 Defenders have learned that in Detroit in the last two weeks, nearly ten crimes have been reported involving men posing as police officers. The latest incident, Thursday morning, resulted in the shooting death of a 35-year-old woman and critical wounding of her 12-year-old sister. Those attackers remain at large.

Retired Detroit police detective Tom Berry said in some cases, the police impersonators stop cars on the street.

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Three Strikes May Decrease File Sharing, But If Sales Keep Dropping

Three Strikes May Decrease File Sharing, But If Sales Keep Dropping, Who Cares?

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Arkansas Senate passes bill to make gun-permit records private

http://www.reuters.com

The Republican-controlled Arkansas state Senate approved a bill on Wednesday that would exempt from public disclosure the names and zip codes of gun owners.

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Fluoride proven to cause lower IQ, why is it in the water?

http://www.huffingtonpost.com

Fluoride now a proven neurotoxin, and the State continues to increase its usage in water supplies. Are cavities more important than brainpower? Shouldn't people be able to opt out?

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Sacramento Officials: Law-Abiding Citizens Are Hurting City Revenues

http://sacramento.cbslocal.com

Authorities in Sacramento, Calif., say law-abiding citizens are hurting city revenues.
Let us explain: The people of Sacramento have been doing such a good job of avoiding parking tickets that city officials say it’s starting to affect revenues. Sacramento’s Parking Services Manager Howard Chan says the city had planned on collecting $10 million in fines from parking offenders. But people have done such a good job of parking legally and feeding the meter that the city is now looking at a $1.2 million budget deficit.

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