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Jon Stewart: ‘Creepy inmate’ Rick Perry looks like he’s in ‘Orange Is The New Blecch’

Texas Gov. Rick Perry’s (R) indictment last week on corruption charges, Daily Show Jon Stewart observed on Thursday, had some conservatives breathlessly saying it was Perry’s chance to remake his image. “Ah, the priceless ‘rebrand,’” Stewart said. “From ‘forgetful doof’ to ‘possible felon.’ The same trick that worked when, after…

‘The next battlefront’: Google unveils airborne delivery drone prototypes

By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Google Inc is developing airborne drones capable of flying on their own and delivering anything from candy to medicine, the Internet company said on Thursday. The effort, which Google calls Project Wing, marks the company’s latest expansion beyond its Web-based origins and could…

Hartford police chief ripped by union for joining anti-police brutality protest

By Richard Weizel HARTFORD Conn. (Reuters) – The head of the police union in Connecticut’s state capital on Thursday blasted the city’s police chief for marching with protesters demanding that criminal charges be dropped against a teenager subdued by an officer’s stun gun last week. Dozens of demonstrators marched to…

Five of Cliven Bundy’s grandchildren pulled from school over ban on carrying pocket knives

Five of anti-government rancher Cliven Bundy’s grandchildren were removed from their Nevada schools because of a ban on bringing knives onto their respective campuses, KSNV-TV reported. Bundy’s son Ryan Bundy pulled the children after officials with the Clark County School District informed him that his 15-year-old daughter would not be…

Conservative host scrambles to stop doctor from debunking anti-immigrant virus claims

Conservative TV host J.D. Hayworth hurried to cut off a guest on Thursday who was debunking the conservative argument that Central American immigrants are bringing infectious diseases into the U.S., Right Wing Watch reported. “I actually think the threat of diseases coming into the United States from Central America is…

Top Chicago officer relieved of duty after being accused of putting gun in suspect’s mouth

A high-ranking Chicago police official with a history of complaints against him was relieved of his powers after being accused of putting his gun inside a suspect’s mouth, the Chicago Tribune reported on Thursday. Commander Glenn Evans was charged with aggravated assault and misconduct for his alleged actions while arresting…

Bill Maher supports ALS, but wants Cheney to take the ‘douse yourself in gasoline challenge’

HBO host Bill Maher on Thursday became the latest celebrity to take the “Ice Bucket Challenge” in support of ALS, and then issued his own challenge to former Vice President Dick Cheney. “Hi, Bill Maher, ready to take the Ice Bucket Challenge to knock off ALS,” the comedian explains in…

Florida youth pastor busted after his computer is detected ‘sharing’ child porn

A Florida youth pastor was arrested on Thursday after investigators said that they found a computer at his home “sharing” images of child pornography. According to a statement from the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, St. Gabriel Episcopal Church youth pastor Lucas Dillon Brandenburg, 30, was arrested on 10 charges…

Brain-eating amoeba detected in drinking water of Louisiana’s St. John parish

Drinking water in Louisiana’s St. John the Baptist Parish tested positive earlier this month for Naegleria fowleri, the deadly “brain-eating” amoeba. ABC affiliate WGNO reported that the water samples were taken by the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals. The contamination could affect as many as 12,500 people in the…

WATCH: Heavily armed SWAT unit bursts through gamer’s door after prank call

A dangerous prank prompted a SWAT raid on a Colorado gamer Wednesday, when an anonymous caller told police he had shot multiple people at an office building. Heavily armed police burst through the door of an office in Littleton, where gamer Jordan Mathewson was playing Counter-Strike, reported KMGH-TV. Mathewson —…

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