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UCSB Mass Murderer's Dad Says Its His Duty To Save Lives In Open Letter On Tumblr

Peter Rodger, father of Elliot Rodger, writes: "I tried my best to do my duty as a father, but obviously my best was not enough. My duty now is to do as much as I can to try and stop this from happening again."<p>Peter Rodger, the father of Elliot Rodger, who killed six people and injured 13 others in …

Japan begins whaling season with meat feast for school children

Whalers from a Japanese coastal town have celebrated the start of this year's hunting season by slicing up a whale in front of a crowd of school children.<p>In the town of Wada, 62 miles (100 kilometers) south of Tokyo in Chiba prefecture, dozens of 10-year-old students watched Thursday as workers …

A Woman Named Amelia Rose Earhart Just Took Off On A Flight Around The Globe

Seventy-seven years after iconic aviator Amelia Earhart disappeared while attempting to circumnavigate the globe, a woman who shares her name hopes to finish the flight that began all those years ago.<p>Amelia Rose Earhart, 31, embarked Thursday on a 24,300-nautical-mile journey, taking off from …

Justin Ross Harris Can't Attend Funeral of Son Left in Hot Car

The Georgia dad charged with murder for leaving his 22-month-old son in a hot car to die will not be allowed to attend the boy's funeral Saturday. Cobb County officials say jail policy dictates that Justin Ross Harris must be kept locked up without bond while the rest of his family gathers in …

Binge TV watchers at much higher risk for death, study says

You might want to think twice about sitting down and watching an entire season of "Game of Thrones" in one afternoon, especially if you make a habit of the couch-potato lifestyle. A study conducted in Spain has reached the conclusion that people who watch over three hours of television each day …

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Ocean-Killers Plunder Northern Seas

The rapacious 'War Against Nature' and whales resumed last week in the northern seas. Iceland slaughtered its first endangered Fin whale and Japan massacred 30 Northern Minke whales.<p><i>A grenade-tipped harpoon aboard a Northwest Pacific Japanese whale-killing ship. Since the 1986 world moratorium on</i> …

Prince of Wales: 'teachers think engineering is dirty'

The Prince of Wales speaks about the importance of reviving interest in engineering and manufacturing after he says a number of poeple view the industries as dead and dirty<p>Some teachers believe engineering is “dirty” and manufacturing is dead, the Prince of Wales has said.<p>Prince Charles is creating …

Ed Miliband accepts mistakes but says critics are worried he will win in 2015

Ed Miliband has dismissed his negative media coverage as the work of critics who fear he will win the next general election, but admitted he only has himself to blame for posing with the Sun.<p>The Labour leader said holding up a copy of the tabloid to promote England's chances in the World Cup had …

Vatican's ex-ambassador to Dominican Republic defrocked

The Vatican has said it will restrict the movements of its former ambassador to the Dominican Republic after the senior papal representative, who was accused of sex abuse, was found guilty by a church court and defrocked.<p>In a statement on Friday the Vatican said Józef Wesołowski, who was recalled …

Phone-hacking trial: the good, the bad and the vindicated

<b>Charlie Brooks</b><p>Allowing one of your friends to reveal you drank a bottle of Fairy Liquid to try to clear the excesses of the night before is a pretty unorthodox part of your defence argument in a criminal trial at the Old Bailey. But for Brooks, a racehorse trainer and Old Etonian, the story fitted …

Ukip goes to war with Times over Farage expenses claims

Ukip has gone to war with the Times over a story about Nigel Farage's use of taxpayer cash, arguing that many of its journalists have links to the Conservatives and come from "immensely privileged" backgrounds.<p>In an unusual step, Farage fought back against the newspaper's story alleging he misused …

Armed men kidnap schoolgirls in Nigeria

Heavily armed men have kidnapped more than 100 girls from a secondary school in northeast Nigeria's Borno state and torched the surrounding town, a day after a deadly bombing in the African state's capital.<p>No one claimed responsibility for Tuesday's kidnapping, but fingers were pointed at fighters …

'World's most haunted island' up for auction

Dubbed one of the most haunted places in the world, Poveglia, which was sealed off after it was hit by the plague, is to be sold off to raise money for Italy<p>A lease of a Venetian island described as one of the most haunted places in Italy is due to be auctioned off next month as the Italian state …

Tory mayor resigns over remarks about disabled people

A Conservative mayor who caused controversy by making derogatory remarks about disabled people has quit.<p>Nick Martin, mayor of Swindon in Wiltshire, handed in his resignation after being ordered to apologise by a standards watchdog.<p>The 63-year-old was overheard to say at a meeting last year: "Are we …

Controversial ‘witch hunter’ Helen Ukpabio comes to London

The founder of the bizarre Liberty Foundation Gospel Ministries has been accused of exploiting superstitious beliefs around demonic possession and …

The rich playboy, his young lover and the JEALOUSY that drove her to pull the TRIGGER

Mayka Kukucova with Andrew Bush in a still from a recently recorded video that she posted online[FACEBOOK]<p>He appears to have fatally underestimated …

Plane crash expert on Flight 370 theories: ‘I’m still not convinced’

Max Vermij does not believe in pilot suicide. Anyone who deliberately crashes a plane full of people is guilty of mass murder, not suicide, he says. And decades of experience have taught the veteran crash investigator, who has been called to work on behalf of victims in the missing Malaysia …

Jesus had a wife, say scientists, as ancient papyrus scroll verified

The papyrus is small, barely three inches wide, and covered in dense, incomplete lines of crudely written Coptic text.<p>Suffering from significant …

Nigeria child bride 'poisons husband' twice her age and his friends

A 14-year-old girl forced into an arranged marriage has admitted to killing her husband and three of his friends by putting rat poison in their meal, …

Ukip backs councillor candidate who labelled gay people 'abnormal' and 'sodomites'

A local branch chairman for Ukip has defended a councillor candidate who called gay people “abnormal” and said he wished “they stop trying to ram it …

Parliament's Watchdog Investigates Claims That Conservative Party Conference Sex Party Was 'Funded By Expenses'

Parliament's expenses watchdog is to investigate claims a hotel suite used for a gay-sex party during a Conservative Party Conference was indirectly …

Woman Badly Hurt Trying To Defend Her Puppy From Another Dog In Southampton (GRAPHIC IMAGE)

A woman was badly hurt when she tried to defend her puppy from an attack by another dog as they were out walking in Southampton.<p>Solicitor Michelle …

Robotic Pocket Printer sits in the palm of your hand

Computers keep getting smaller and sleeker, but printers, not so much. There's been a fundamental flaw in the thinking about printers that's kept them from becoming truly mobile: till now, they've operated on the idea that you have to feed a sheet of paper through them. Normally, this means the …

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