Once, twice, three times a lady!
President Obama’s speech Thursday on national security wasn’t just a one-sided affair. The president paused multiple times when Code Pink founder Medea Benjamin shouted out, literally stopping Obama in his place and forcing him to respond. Benjamin was demanding answers for the drone strikes that killed four American citizens as well as the end to holding detainees at Guantanamo Bay. Benjamin is a well-known anti-war [...]
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Think you’ve heard of every way possible to quit smoking? Etta Mae Lopez came up with a new one: slap a cop and go to jail, where smoking isn’t allowed.
A pack of up to four pit bull terriers has been blamed for the death of a jogger in rural Los Angeles, with officials warning on Thursday that the dogs remained on the loose.
Sheriff’s Lieutenant John Corina said a woman in a car saw the dogs attacking the female jogger, 63, on Thursday morning. The witness called police and blew her car horn to try to get the dogs to [...]
Residents of a Houston neighborhood are being warned to stay away from giant African land snails after a woman found one in her garden and snapped a photo of it.
The snails, researchers warn, are potentially dangerous to touch, in part because they can carry meningitis. Scientists have warned anyone who comes in contact with them to wash their hands thoroughly.
“They also carry a parasitic disease that can cause a lot [...]
Momma or the wife?
BOSTON BOMB FOUND TO HAVE FEMALE DNA, WSJ SAYS
Report: Female DNA found on bomb used in the Boston Marathon attacks – @WSJ
Investigators have found female DNA on at least one of the bombs used in the Boston Marathon attacks, though they haven’t determined whose DNA it is or whether that means a woman helped the two suspects carry out the attacks, according to U.S. [...]
Remember the woman who volunteered as a host for a Neanderthal pregnancy, a few weeks ago ? This was a news item here at GLP.
It appears something yet more outlandish and spectacular was attempted in 1927 by a Soviet biologist named Ilya Ivanovich Ivanov and his son Ilya Jr.
They tried to impregnate female chimanzees, using their own sperm, and using as a technique artificial insemination (rather than the “natural” way, [...]
BALTIMORE (WJZ) — New twists in an ongoing mystery over who owns a valuable painting that disappeared from the Baltimore Museum of Art nearly 60 years ago.
Alex DeMetrick reports–the woman who says she bought it at a flea market for $7 is not who she originally claimed to be.
Renoir painted a landscape on the banks of the Seine in 1879. In the 1920s, Baltimore collector Sadie Mae bought it, eventually displaying [...]
Florida legislators considering a bill to require abortionists to provide medical care to an infant who survives an abortion were shocked during a committee hearing this week when a Planned Parenthood official endorsed a right to post-birth abortion.
Alisa LaPolt Snow, the lobbyist representing the Florida Alliance of Planned Parenthood Affiliates, testified that her organization believes the decision to kill an infant who survives a failed abortion should be left up [...]
A Tupelo woman hired earlier this month by a KFC was fired Monday after the franchise owner discovered she’s homeless.
Eunice Jasica has been staying at the Salvation Army lodge since early December after losing her job, her car and her home.
The nonprofit organization requires its residents to seek employment daily and, upon finding it, to pay for lodging and start saving for a place of their own. Jasica said she [...]
I haven’t banked there in years! I had a joint checking account with my mother there in HIGH SCHOOL and I closed it years ago. They still have my information.
So I go down to a branch office to tell them in person I am not interested and to stop emailing and calling. I never liked the bank due to their fees. They charge you to talk to a teller, they [...]
Women are more angry and hostile if they get insufficient sleep, say North Carolina scientists
Sleep deprivation also increases women’s risk of heart disease, stroke and depression
But a man’s health is barely affected by lack of sleep
If the woman in your life woke up grumpy this morning, don’t be too hard on her. It is, apparently, only natural.
Scientists have discovered that women need more sleep than men. And chances are, she’s [...]
THE Duchess of Cambridge yesterday dropped a big hint that she is having a daughter.
As a woman gave her a teddy bear, Kate, 31, said: “Thank you, I will take that for my d… for my baby.”
After the slip on a visit to Grimsby, Lincs, Kate insisted she did not know the sex of her baby — who will be third in line to the throne — with Prince William.
PINELLAS COUNTY, FL -
A woman was trapped in her bedroom in a Palm Harbor home Tuesday morning because of a possible sinkhole in her living room, according to Pinellas County Fire Rescue report.
Elementary school children in Arizona received an adult-themed homework assignment that made their parents’ hair stand on end, literally.
Fourth-graders in Playa Del Rey Elementary School in Gilbert were asked to answer a set of questions, one of which concerned the very grownup issue of adultery.
‘I was a little shocked to see it on my homework,’ student Kyera McCloskey told ABC15.
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A woman facing a drug possession charge got a harsh lesson in justice after a Miami-Dade judge sentenced her to 30 days in jail for flipping him the bird at a hearing Monday.
Penelope Soto, 18, was arrested for possession of Xanax and was brought before Miami-Dade Circuit Judge Jorge Rodriguez-Chomat Monday, where she was asked about her assets.
February 4, 2013
So, what happens if Hillary Clinton doesn’t run in 2016?
It is hard to imagine the presidential field without a woman contender, and here’s one to keep your eye on: Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano. Napolitano is quietly making it known that she is considering the race, and there is reason to take her seriously.
Before coming to Washington, Napolitano was a highly regarded and very popular governor [...]
Underlining that with her thin income she was unable to pay her debt to PPC, the woman explained how she lived in her one-bedroom home for a long period of time: No fridge, no heating, no shower, no light at night.
“she has been getting her meals at the soup kitchen of the local church,” a neighbor said expressing her outrage that no state official takes cares of elderly citizens.
The 80-year old [...]
In a little-noticed email published online Wednesday by Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW), a young Dominican woman wrote nine months ago that she slept with 59-year-old New Jersey Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez at a series of sex parties organized by Dr. Salomon Melgen, a longtime Menendez campaign donor.
“That senator also likes the youngest and newest girls,” the woman wrote on April 21, 2002, according to an English translation provided [...]
Updated at 12:18 a.m., Jan. 18, 2013
MIDDLETOWN, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Police are investigating after a woman was attacked and stabbed multiple times inside a New Jersey store Thursday afternoon.
The victim, identified by her family as 29-year-old Kerri Dalton of Keansburg, also had a baby with her inside the Middletown Bed Bath & Beyond store, when the attack occurred.
The alleged assailant, 19-year-old Tyrik Haynes, is accused of repeatedly plunging a knife into [...]
A woman survives being thrown onto the tracks during a vicious attack in the SEPTA subway.
We want to warn you that the video above may be difficult to watch.
Raw Video of Subway Attack
The attacker and the woman were alone at the SEPTA subway station at 8th and Race in Chinatown on Tuesday afternoon. He asked to borrow a light for his cigarette. Then, without warning, he [...]
The hot new video at MRCTV.org is 1995 footage of Attorney General Eric Holder, when he was the U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia.
In his remarks before the Woman’s National Democratic Club, broadcast by CSPAN 2, Holder said people should be ashamed to own guns, just the way that cigarette smokers now “cower outside of buildings” to smoke…
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When a woman went berzerk with a pair of scissors in a busy shopping street in China, she didn’t expected to come face-to-face with a martial arts expert.
Captured on film the woman is seen slashing away with shape blade until another woman wearing knee-high boots and hot pants appears and tries to calm her down.
Then, quick-as-a-flash, brave passer-by utilises her taekwondo skills to launch a spectacular kick at the aggressor’s [...]
Let them eat iPads.
Woman tries buying iPads with Food Stamps (EBT Card).
Louisville, Kentucky (The Weekly Vice) - Tracy Browning, a 38-year-old Louisville woman, was jailed after she allegedly tried to purchase several iPads with a food stamp card, then fled to another location where she tried to make the same transaction.
HOUSTON (FOX 26) -
A woman who boarded an American Airlines flight bound for Dallas-Fort Worth from Brazil was pronounced dead on the plane.
Flight 962 from Sao Paulo to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport was diverted to Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston after 6:30 a.m. Wednesday when a medical emergency was reported inside the Boeing 777 aircraft.
Read more: http://www.myfoxdfw.com…woman-dies-on-brazil-texas-airline-flight#ixzz2GreWrAlq
A woman who was suffering flu-like symptoms was found dead on a Via Rail passenger train early Saturday morning in Ontario.
Via Rail said the train, travelling between Vancouver and Toronto, made a stop near Parry Sound, Ont. at approximately 5 a.m. after four passengers onboard were showing symptoms of the flu.
December 30, 2012
A woman from Oregon found a cry for help from a Chinese labor camp in a box of Halloween decorations. The letter claims to be written from the Masanjia labor camp in northeastern China.
The Masanjia labor camp is notorious for its harsh work conditions and the mistreatment of those interned inside. In the plea letter that found its way to the US, the writer specifically mentions the mistreatment [...]
Today there was a short segment on Flemish public radio about a Flemish woman who has been living in Greece for about 15+ years. She is divorced and has 3 children and recently lost her job. With goverment child support and unemployment benefits she will now receive around 500 euro per month for 12 months after which she will no longer receive any unemployment benefits. Right now she has 200+ [...]
NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a man dressed as a Super Mario Brother has been arrested for groping a woman in New York City’s Times Square.