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  • Man Killed on Walk to Highlight Dead Son’s Struggle

    Man Killed on Walk to Highlight Dead Son’s Struggle

    (DENVER) — An Oregon man walking across America to bring attention to the issue of bullying after his gay son committed suicide was struck and killed by a big rig on Wednesday in Colorado. Joseph Bell, 48, started his walk from Oregon to New York in April. His 15-year-old son, Jadin Bell, killed himself earlier this year after relentless bullying at school and social media over his sexuality, according to the Joe’s Walk for Change Facebook page. “Joseph Bell is walking across America to educate anyone who will listen about the lasting effects of bullying,” the site said. Bell began… Read more

  • NYC Men Allegedly Ran 'Coat Drive' for the Taliban

    NYC Men Allegedly Ran 'Coat Drive' for the Taliban

    (NEW YORK) — Two New York City men have been accused of conspiring to keep terrorists warm. Humayoun Nabi and Ismail Alsarabbi thought they could help “level the playing field” in the Taliban’s fight against U.S. forces by arranging shipments of socks, shoes and jackets, police said.   “The cold weather gear and electronics that the pair sought to provide could have endangered the safety of Americans as much as supplies of guns and ammunition,” New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly said. Nabi, a Pakistani national living in Queens, and Alsarabbi, a naturalized U.S. citizen from Kuwait who was… Read more

  • Astronaut Scott Carpenter, Second American to Orbit Earth, Dies

    Astronaut Scott Carpenter, Second American to Orbit Earth, Dies

    (DENVER) — Scott Carpenter, a member of NASA’s first astronaut class, the Mercury Seven, died Thursday, his daughter told ABC News. He was 88. The cause of death was complications of a stroke he had in September, his daughter Kristen Stoever told ABC News Radio. “We’re all shocked,” Stoever said of her father’s passing. “And sad … but filled with admiration.” Carpenter’s death leaves John Glenn as the only surviving astronaut among the original Mercury Seven, the men chosen by NASA to take on the daunting task of flying into space. Their heroics were captured in the book The Right… Read more

  • Give Him Shelter!: Connecticut Man Says He Was Making a Bomb Intended for Keith Richards

    Give Him Shelter!: Connecticut Man Says He Was Making a Bomb Intended for Keith Richards

    Talk about a bigger bang!  A 69-year-old man from Fairfield, Connecticut, was arrested on Monday after police discovered a variety of explosive devices and guns in his home, including a bomb apparently intended for Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards. According to the Connecticut Post, police first visited Joseph Callahan on October 1 when his ex-wife called the authorities to ask them to check in on her former spouse, who she said she hadn’t heard from for more than a day.  Police initially found nothing amiss, but things changed after Callahan himself called to report that he believed that someone had… Read more

  • "19 Kids and Counting" Parents Hoping for Another Child

    "19 Kids and Counting" Parents Hoping for Another Child

    (NEW YORK) — Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar star in the TLC reality series 19 Kids and Counting — a title they may soon need to change. The parents of 19 children are currently trying to have a twentieth, Michelle revealed in a new interview. “I would hope, but we are not expecting right now,” Michelle told Celebrity Baby Scoop. “I would be so grateful if the Lord blessed us with another one. We’re trying at this point and we shall see if that is a possibility. If not, we are so thankful and grateful for the ones that God… Read more

  • AMAs: Kelly Clarkson, will.i.am Announce Five Categories on "GMA"

    AMAs: Kelly Clarkson, will.i.am Announce Five Categories on "GMA"

    (NEW YORK) — Justin Timberlake, Rihanna and Florida Georgia Line are among the artists up for 2013 American Music Awards, and Kelly Clarkson and will.i.am. revealed the nominations live on ABC’s Good Morning America Thusday. It was the first time that AMA nominees were announced on GMA. Clarkson and will.i.am unveiled the nominees in five AMA categories: favorite female artist, pop or rock; favorite male artist, soul/R&B; new artist of the year; single of the year and artist of the year. Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames. The Nominees: Artist of the Year: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Bruno Mars,… Read more

  • "That ‘70s Show" Cast Reunite for Intimate Get-Together

    "That ‘70s Show" Cast Reunite for Intimate Get-Together

    (LOS ANGELES) — Fans of That ‘70s Show who were hoping for a reunion got the next best thing on Tuesday. Danny Masterson, who played Steven Hyde on the show, posted a picture on Instagram showing the entire cast gathered together in Los Angeles. Laura Prepon, Mila Kunis, Ashton Kutcher, Topher Grace and Wilmer Valderrama were shown singing around a piano with the caption, “Every once in a while friends gather for a 6 part harmony of a Big Star song,” referring to the Memphis-based 70s rock band whose song, “In the Street,” became the sitcom’s opening theme. In the… Read more

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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