Real Life Horrors

Australia Bushfires: New South Wales declares state of emergency as blaze threatens Sydney – The Independent

A state of emergency was declared in New South Wales yesterday amid warnings that bushfires which have already destroyed nearly 200 homes in the Blue Mountains, west of Sydney, will intensify in the coming days and threaten outer suburbs of Australia’s largest city. via Australia Bushfires: New South Wales declares state of emergency as blaze […]

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Sudden disappearance of sardines has serious economic and ecological effects on the B.C. coast

A $32-million commercial fishery has inexplicably and completely collapsed this year on the B.C. coast. The sardine seine fleet has gone home after failing to catch a single fish. And the commercial disappearance of the small schooling fish is having repercussions all the way up the food chain to threatened humpback whales. via Sudden disappearance […]

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Bodies Double as Cash Machines With U.S. Income Lagging: Economy – Bloomberg

The mother of two posted pictures of her 18-inch auburn mane on http://www.buyandsellhair.com, asking at least $1,000 and receiving responses within hours. Hare, who also considered selling her breast milk, joins others exploring unconventional ways to make ends meet as the four-year-old economic expansion struggles to invigorate the labor market and stimulate incomes. via Bodies […]

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Columbia, South Carolina Criminalizes Homelessness In Unanimous Vote

City council members in Columbia, S.C., recently voted unanimously to criminalize homelessness. via Columbia, South Carolina Criminalizes Homelessness In Unanimous Vote. As if the homeless didn’t have enough problems now they all will be treated like criminals. I know some homeless people are criminals but many are not. Where are people who have no place […]

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A Global Slaughter of Christians, but America’s Churches Stay Silent – The Daily Beast

Christians in the Middle East and Africa are being slaughtered, tortured, raped, kidnapped, beheaded, and forced to flee the birthplace of Christianity. One would think this horror might be consuming the pulpits and pews of American churches. Not so. The silence has been nearly deafening. via A Global Slaughter of Christians, but America’s Churches Stay […]

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Death by Lighter

A man smoking a cigarette catches on fire. What happens next has outraged his family. CBS 2′s Dave Savini has video of the incident. Lisa Couch says her brother, Michael Lewis, was nearing the end of his stay at Lake Shore HealthCare and Rehabilitation Centre when tragedy struck. “He burned to death,” she says.  “He […]

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Pennsylvania home invasion: Family feud ‘over inheritance’ ends with 4 dead | Mail Online

A long-running feud in a Pennsylvania family ended in violence after a woman and her husband broke into her parents’ home and killed her mother and brother – before the two were shot dead by the woman’s own father, police have revealed today. via Pennsylvania home invasion: Family feud ‘over inheritance’ ends with 4 dead […]

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One Wrong Move at Fukushima Could Unleash a Nuclear Disaster Equivalent to 85 Chernobyls » RYOT News

More than two years after a massive earthquake and tsunami devastated Japan, the Fukushima power plant sits in ruins, leaking 300 tons of contaminated water into the Pacific Ocean every day. But that’s small potatoes compared to what might happen in November. via One Wrong Move at Fukushima Could Unleash a Nuclear Disaster Equivalent to […]

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