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  1. Nobel Peace Prize 2015: Likely contendersRead the original story

    13 min ago | WJCW-AM Gray

    The 2015 Nobel Peace Prize remains shrouded in secrecy before Friday's announcement of the winner, but that doesn't stop the annual guessing game about who is in the running. "Insofar as certain names crop up in the advance speculations as to who will be awarded any given year's Prize, this is either sheer guesswork or information put out by the person or persons behind the nomination," according to the committee.


  2. Family of injured terrorist clashes with police at hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Times of Israel

    Magen David Adom ambulances and police officers on the scene of a stabbing terror attack in Jerusalem's Old City on Wednesday, October 7 2015. The family of the teenage Palestinian girl who was shot after stabbing a Jewish man in Jerusalem on Wednesday clashed with Border Police officers guarding her at the hospital.


  3. More Voices Outside Roseburg Than Inside Calling for Gun ControlRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AmmoLand

    If the days since the heinous attack on Umpqua Community College have taught us anything, it is that good people of Roseburg, Oregon, are not reacting to the actions of one criminal by calling for more gun control on everyone else. But these days have also taught us that many people outside of Roseburg - especially politicians in Washington, D.C.- want the response to the UCC attack to include more gun control for the more than 100 million gun owners who had nothing to do with the actions of the UCC killer.


  4. Jury to Begin Deliberations in California Mother's Murder TrialRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    A California jury is set to begin deliberations Wednesday in the second trial of a woman accused of killing her husband. Julie Harper, 42, is charged with second-degree murder in the 2012 death of her husband Jason, a high school math teacher and volleyball coach.


  5. Disinformation Campaign Against IOM In CAR Endangers StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | Voice of America

    The International Organization for Migration said it is the target of a disinformation campaign in war-torn Central African Republic. The International Organization for Migration said a defamation campaign in Central African Republic has been going on since its headquarters in the capital, Bangui, was attacked more than one week ago.


  6. 10 Need-to-Know Survival Skills from a Former Navy SEALRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | MSN Healthy Living

    No doubt, these types of skills are certainly good to have, but Clint Emerson a retired Navy SEAL and author of 100 DEADLY SKILLS: The SEAL Operative's Guide to Eluding Pursuers, Evading Capture, and Surviving Any Dangerous Situation, feels they're are others that are far more necessary." Those are great skills, but they do not match the skills necessary to survive current threats," he said.Exactly what skills do you need then? Emerson feels our concerns should be focused more on threats like hackers and lone wolf terrorists.


  7. Jury to begin debating fate of mother accused of deliberately...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... times and of being physically and verbally abusive, and claims she pointed a derringer pistol at him in self defense. Harper says she only intended to scare her husband to prevent another one of his attacks when the pistol went off accidentally, ...


  8. Sheriff's Office Wants to Arm Women with KnowledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    Tampa Bay area women who want to know what it takes to protect themselves, their health and even their homes are invited to a free event Thursday night. Hosted by the Pasco County Sheriff's Office and Lucas Magazine, the Women's 360 Expo is designed to be a one-stop location for women to obtain information about everything from self-defense and home security to family law and health.


  9. Oregon Shows Gun Free Zones Are A Deadly JokeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | AmmoLand

    Titusville, FL - "Gun free zones are for the birds," gun dean John M. Snyder said here today. "Trump gets this and we ought to support his candidacy" "Gun rights folks have been blasting gun free zones for years," Snyder added.


  10. How a Book Changed the Way We Talk About RapeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    Susan Brownmiller, poses with her book "Against Our Will - Men, Women and Rape" in New York City on Oct. 18, 1975 In October of 1975, TIME named feminist journalist Susan Brownmiller "the first rape celebrity who is neither rapist nor rapee." The very idea of a "rape celebrity" sounds shocking today, and it was at the time as well.


  11. Did Ben Carson Really Say the Second Amendment Is 'More Sacred' Than Murder Victims' Blood?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    Yesterday on Facebook, Ben Carson, the retired neurosurgeon who is seeking the Republican presidential nomination, addressed the question of whether last week's massacre in Oregon had changed his position on the Second Amendment. Here is the relevant part of his answer: I grew up in the slums of Detroit.


  12. Scream Queens Episode 4 Recap: Murder HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Refinery 29

    Welcome back to Scream Queens , where the cadavers are propped up like quirky vintage decor and nearly every single character seems like a psychotic killer at this point. Come inside episode 4's "Haunted House" and let's have a look at the damage, Heather.


  13. Questioning the definition of rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Students at Dickinson College marched across campus in March 2011 demanding the school deal more harshly with students who committed sexual offenses. Students at Dickinson College marched across campus in March 2011 demanding the school deal more harshly with students who committed sexual offenses.


  14. Deputies: Argument led to Ontario murderRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | 13WHAM

    Ontario, N.Y. - Wayne County Deputies said a man was shot and killed following an argument at a house party Tuesday overnight. The homeowner, Lee Thomas, is charged with the murder of Brett Brookover, 34. Investigators said Thomas lost his temper and shot Brookover at the former's Ontario Center Road around 1:30am Tuesday.


  15. Dennis Prager:Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Jewish World Review

    On the assumption that there are good and bad people on both the right and the left and that everyone is horrified by mass shootings, how is one to explain the great divide between right and left on the gun issue as it relates to these mass murders? One reason is quintessentially American. Most Americans believe that it is their right - and even their duty - to own guns for self-protection.


  16. Two shot, third suspect wanted after Craigslist robbery on awryRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    Two men are being treated for gunshot wounds at Bronson Methodist Hospital in Kalamazoo and a third remains after a botched robbery in Battle Creek. Allegedly, the men lured the son and his father from Grand Rapids using a fake offer for a car on Craigslist.


  17. Castle Doctrine protects Missouri man in 2 killingsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | News Tribune

    A Missouri man who killed a former roommate and a neighbor this year was protected by a state self-defense law that gives people broad license to use deadly force to protect themselves in their home or car. Michael T. Wieners, 55, fatally shot former roommate Richard Kirk Wagnon, 60, at Wiener's rural eastern Missouri home in February.


  18. Business profile: Martial arts business offers free seminarRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Chino Valley Review

    ... also have special financing for their students who need it. On Sunday, Oct. 11 they are offering a free women's self defense seminar from 3 to 6 p.m. For more information on this event or to sign up for classes call 928-583-3383 or 480-772-8886. ...


  19. Usual gun strictions wouldn't have stopped shootingRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 1 | Northern Michigan News

    The president rushed to the podium to passionately argue the same "common sense" agenda, minus any details on the Umpqua shooting. No information on the gun, how the shooter obtained it, his motive , laws broken, possible links to illegal organizations ... nothing to base a reasoned course of action or appropriate response on.


  20. Hillary Clinton's Simple-Minded Gun Control IdeasRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Townhall

    After a gunman murdered nine people at a community college in Oregon last week, President Obama said the solution to such violence is obvious. "It cannot be this easy for somebody who wants to inflict harm on other people to get his or her hands on a gun," he declared.