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Alaska reporter outs herself as pro-pot activist in epic on-air resignation: ‘F*ck it, I quit’

An Alaska television reporter surprised viewers and her colleagues by quitting in dramatic fashion to focus on the legalization of marijuana.
Emma Watson Screen Capture (YouTube)

4chan to Emma Watson: You speak out on gender equality, we release nude photos

"Harry Potter" actress Emma Watson delivered an impassioned speech aimed at ending gender inequality — and the hacker group 4chan responded by promising to release nude photographs of her.
Edward Miller

Florida deputies gun down man in towing dispute as son tried to explain he was deaf

A Florida sheriff’s deputy shot and killed a man Saturday afternoon during a dispute outside a towing company, but the man’s relatives said he was deaf and unable to hear deputies’ commands.
Shutdown organizer Rob Chupp (Facebook)

Only 5 show for militia border shutdown as organizers blame threat of ‘mass blood shed’ by cartels

Organized by border militia movement leader Rob Chupp, the “Shut Down All Ports” protest was intended to disrupt commerce at the busy crossings.
AFP/AFP/File - Optical fiber on display at the Cite des Sciences et de l'Iindustrie museum in Paris, February 8, 2013

Physicists in Switzerland set distance record in quantum teleportation

The experiment, conducted over optical fibre at the University of Geneva, beat the team’s previous record in 2003 of six kilometers.
Erik Prince Screen Capture (YouTube)

Former Blackwater CEO says his mercenaries could have stopped ISIS if not for Obama

Erik Prince said his company "could have gone in there and done it, and be done, and not have a long, protracted political mess that I predict will ensue."
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Researchers find ‘biggest volcanic eruption in last 500 years’ devastated Europe’s climate

The global climate changes that accompanied these two eruptions created an unseasonably cold winter, which led to massive crop failure and a famine across both Europe and North America.
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9 college freshmen dead in alcohol-related incidents in first weeks of new school year

“Parents and students are so focused on getting into college, there’s not always a lot of attention given to what’s going to happen once they’re actually there,” University of Indiana dean of students Pete Goldsmith said.
Michelle Guggar via TLC (youtube)

Escape from Duggarville: How playing the good Christian housewife almost killed me

Vyckie Garrison was once a minor celebrity in the Quiverfull Movement, made famous by TV’s Duggar family.