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Our Sunday Morning Cartoon

New Hampshire Pumpkin Festival Turns Ugly

(Newser) The annual Pumpkin Festival in Keene, New Hampshire, got a bit out of hand yesterday. It seems that students at nearby Keene State College threw an afternoon party celebrating the festival, and after brawls at that gathering, another throng congregated in the same part of town—near both the college and the festival—last night.

New Hampshire Pumpkin Festival Turns Ugly

(Newser) The annual Pumpkin Festival in Keene, New Hampshire, got a bit out of hand yesterday. It seems that students at nearby Keene State College threw an afternoon party celebrating the festival, and after brawls at that gathering, another throng congregated in the same part of town—near both the college and the festival—last night.

Supreme Court Upholds Texas Voter ID Law

(Newser) The Supreme Court said today that Texas can use its controversial new voter ID for the November election.

Supreme Court Upholds Texas Voter ID Law

(Newser) The Supreme Court said today that Texas can use its controversial new voter ID for the November election.

Study Suggests Elephants Can Detect Rain Up to 150 Miles Away

(Newser) Maybe the Weather Channel should start hiring elephants. A study in PLoS ONE suggests the creatures can detect rainstorms happening 150 miles away, possibly by hearing them even from that far off.

Study Suggests Elephants Can Detect Rain Up to 150 Miles Away

(Newser) Maybe the Weather Channel should start hiring elephants. A study in PLoS ONE suggests the creatures can detect rainstorms happening 150 miles away, possibly by hearing them even from that far off.

Black Teen Convicted of Killing White Soldier and Pregnant Wife Draws Little Media Attention

Black Teen Convicted of Killing White Soldier and Pregnant Wife Draws Little Media Attention

In Colorado, a black teenager was convicted of the murder of a newlywed soldier and his pregnant wife.  Macyo Joelle January, a 19-year-old criminal, looks at life in prison after the jury deliberated only for a few hours before returning with a guilty verdict.

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According to the Daily Mail, prosecutors claim that January shot Staff Sgt. David Dunlap, 37, and his pregnant wife Whitney Butler, 35,…

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Police Find Tiny Puppy in Drug Dealer’s Pocket

The police find lots of things, most of them nasty, in the pockets of America’s dirt bags, particularly drug dealers.  

Police Find Tiny Puppy in Drug Dealer’s Pocket

The police find lots of things, most of them nasty, in the pockets of America’s dirt bags, particularly drug dealers.  

5 Great Baseball Players Discovered During Little League World Series

If you love baseball, then you’ve heard of Mo’ne Davis. This 13-year-old female phenom is the first girl ever to pitch a shutout and grab a win in a Little League World Series game.

5 Great Baseball Players Discovered During Little League World Series

If you love baseball, then you’ve heard of Mo’ne Davis. This 13-year-old female phenom is the first girl ever to pitch a shutout and grab a win in a Little League World Series game.

Giants Beat Cards With Ninth Inning Home Run

Well despite my many Atheist prayers and supplications to the almighty Unicorn, the Giants beat my beloved Cardinals last night when Travis Ishikawa hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning, sending the San Francisco Giants to the World Series with a 6-3 win.

Giants Beat Cards With Ninth Inning Home Run

Well despite my many Atheist prayers and supplications to the almighty Unicorn, the Giants beat my beloved Cardinals last night when Travis Ishikawa hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning, sending the San Francisco Giants to the World Series with a 6-3 win.

Top 10 News Stories at a Glance-October 17, 2014

Top 10 News Stories at a Glance-October 17, 2014

The president appoints former Vice President Al Gore’s chief of staff as Ebola czar. Jobless claims at lowest level in 14 years. The Giants beat the Cardinals in Game 5 of the NLCS and will go on to battle the American League’s Kansas City Royals for the World Series prize. These stories and more dominate the news today, October 17, 2014.

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1. Obama authorizes reserve troops and appoints an Ebola…

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Don’t Take Nutrition Advice From Pet Stores

Don’t Take Nutrition Advice From Pet Stores

I just had a disturbing conversation with a neighbor about his dog Maggie. Maggie is an elderly black lab who is doing surprisingly well despite suffering from diabetes mellitus, lumbosacral stenosis (causing extreme hind end weakness), protein-losing nephropathy (a disorder that causes her to spill protein into her urine), and allergies. She also recently recovered from a nasty bout of diarrhea,…

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