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Two mental health patients were left to drown after sheriff's deputies drove their van into floodwater

Two female mental health detainees were killed after they were submerged in Florence floodwaters while traveling in the back of a sheriff’s van in South Carolina.<p>According to a statement from Horry County Sheriff’s Office, two deputies were transporting the two women to a mental health facility in …

Floods

Fox News gets in on smearing Dr. Blasey Ford—and it's a master class in disgusting

There are dog whistles. Then there are air horns. Then there’s this Fox News article, which is more akin to a sonic boom when it comes to the …

Lie Detection

Trump: ‘Very Hard for Me to Imagine Anything Happened’ Between Kavanaugh and Ford

President Trump criticized Christine Blasey Ford’s allegation of sexual assault against Supreme Court Justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh once again on …

Brett Kavanaugh

Austin man behind 3D-printed gun company charged with child sex assault

The Austin man has been in the national spotlight in recent months for his controversial 3D-printed gun company, Defense Distributed. According to …

Defense Distributed

2 detainees drown in sheriff's van amid flooding, brings Florence death toll to 37

CONWAY, S.C. – Two people being transported in a sheriff’s office van in South Carolina died Tuesday when the vehicle was overcome by floodwaters, the Horry County Sheriff's Office confirmed.<p>The vehicle, staffed by two Horry County deputies, was transporting two detainees from Conway to Darlington …

South Carolina

This Oil Infusion Appliance Is The KitchenAid Of Cannabis

While private pop-up dinners, farm-to-table feasts and Insta-famous chefs are ruling the cannabis cuisine scene right now, LEVO is changing the game for curious home cooks.<p>First launched in 2017, the appliance makes the infusion of oil and butter from dry cannabis flower as easy as the touch of a …

Cannabis Industry

Hog deaths, manure flooding from Florence seen surpassing 2016 hurricane

CHICAGO (Reuters) - North Carolina estimated on Tuesday that 3.4 million poultry birds and 5,500 hogs died in Hurricane Florence, exceeding the number killed in the state's last major hurricane two years ago.<p>The North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services projected the animal …

Floods

U.S. Loses Track of Another 1,500 Migrant Children, Investigators Find

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is unable to account for the whereabouts of nearly 1,500 migrant children who illegally entered the United States alone this year and were placed with sponsors after leaving federal shelters, according to congressional findings released on Tuesday.<p>The …

U.S. Politics

Burning Man's Boeing 747 Is Stuck in the Nevada Desert

Burning Man, the community event that takes over the Black Rock Desert in Nevada for a week every year, has broken its number one rule of “leaving no …

Trespassing

JBL reissues their classic 1970s speakers with the fantastic space-age grills

In 1970, JBL introduced the L-100 home hi-fi speakers based on the company's popular 4310 Pro Studio monitors. With their fantastic sound quality for …

Turntables

In Florence's wake 1.7 million chickens drown, hogs in peril

Hurricane Florence<p>About 1.7 million chickens have been killed in flooding from Florence as rising North Carolina rivers swamped at least 60 farm buildings where the animals were being raised for market, according to a major poultry producer.<p>Sanderson Farms said Tuesday the losses occurred at …

Floods

Twitter Users Rib Ted Cruz For Joking Beto O'Rourke Will Ban BBQ

A Twitter user asked if Cruz was willing to lie about banning barbecue, "what won't you lie about?"<p>Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) must be getting desperate in his re-election bid for the Senate.<p>Now he’s even falsely claiming his Democratic opponent, U.S. Rep. Beto O’Rourke, wants to ban Texans from …

Ted Cruz

Where Are Camera Effects In Apple iOS 12? This Feature Is One Of The Coolest In The Update

As if you weren't already obsessed with the iOS 11 camera bag, the new camera effects in Apple iOS 12 are going to take that obsession to the next …

iOS

Trump Clears Way for Frackers to Leak Methane While Drilling on Federal Land

Natural gas is better for the climate than coal — except when it’s much, much worse.<p>When burned for electricity, gas yields roughly half as much …

Natural Gas

US surgeon and girlfriend suspected of multiple drug rapes

<b>A California surgeon and his girlfriend have been charged with two sexual assaults, and investigators suspect there could be "hundreds" more victims.</b><p>Grant William Robicheaux, 38, and Cerissa Laura Riley, 31, allegedly attacked two women they met at a bar and a restaurant in 2016.<p>Prosecutors told …

Newport Beach

Meet Brett Kavanaugh’s Alleged Accomplice, Mark Judge

Brett Kavanaugh’s high-school friend, reformed bad boy, and now defender of the patriarchy: Mark Judge.<p>The most obvious threat to Supreme Court …

Brett Kavanaugh

Seattle can't afford to fund arts, housing or tourism, but it can find $135 million to repair the Mariners stadium

King County Council was ambushed by a series of surprise amendments to its meeting on Monday that resulted in $135,000,000 being diverted from hotel …

Repairs

Why is Marco Rubio tweeting about Salt Bae?

The Turkish chef’s dinner for Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro, explained.<p>Until this week, Salt Bae was best known as an Instagram-famous chef. He wears tight V-necks, owns a global chain of high-end steakhouses, and entertains his celebrity clients by sensuously sprinkling salt on thick slabs …

U.S. Politics

Poland’s president wants Trump to open a US base in his country — and name it “Fort Trump”

Poland wants a US military base in Poland. Trump might agree to it.<p>Poland has wanted to host a permanent US military base for years, and it looks like they might get their wish. There’s also a chance it’ll be named Fort Trump.<p>Yes. Seriously.<p>President Donald Trump suggested on Tuesday that he was …

Donald Trump

White House reviews handing of folder to Donald Trump by photographer from pro-Falun Gong newspaper Epoch Times

The White House has reviewed an incident last week in which a news photographer for The Epoch Times, a publication banned in China for its critical …

Donald Trump

iOS 12 saved my old iPad mini from the trash heap

Until yesterday, I was thinking of turning my old iPad mini 2 into a digital photo frame. The tablet worked, but it was painfully slow. Launching an …

iPad Mini

Here’s What Happened To A USAID Official Who Ran Afoul Of Mike Pence

WASHINGTON — A senior USAID official from the agency’s Middle East bureau was reassigned this summer to a faculty position at the National War …

U.S. Politics

Ronan Farrow is in possession of the alleged tapes of Donald Trump using the N-word: reports

<b>Ronan Farrow (AP Photo/Gary He)</b><p>Tom Arnold reportedly confronted “The Apprentice” producer Mark Burnett, saying Farrow “had possession” of them<p>Bob Brigham<p>September 18, 2018 5:36pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on Raw Story<p>Investigative journalist Ronan Farrow reportedly has possession of …

Donald Trump

Willie Nelson laughs at conservatives on The View for suddenly being outraged by his support of Democrats

Willie Nelson’s Tuesday visit to The View began with a derisive laugh at Trump’s base, which has suddenly and angrily discovered that the legendary …

Willie Nelson

There’s no going back now: YouTube fully commits to vertical video with new ad format

If you weren’t sure about vertical video before, you can be sure about it now. Vertical videos aren’t going anywhere.<p>YouTube just announced last week …

Mobile Devices

Times Newer Roman is a sneaky font designed to make your essays look longer

For when you need to hit that five-page minimum, but you’ve run out of things to say<p>As someone who is ostensibly a professional writer, I can say with some authority that sometimes, writing is hard. And when you’re staring at page three of an essay that your professor has insisted should be at …

Anti-LGBT Republican sentenced to 15 years in prison for child sex trafficking

Ralph Shortey, a senior member of Donald Trump’s primary campaign team in Oklahoma, has been handed a 15-year prison sentence after pleading guilty …

Donald Trump Jr

'Least impressive sex I ever had': Stormy Daniels tells all about Trump in bombshell book

Donald Trump<p>Adult film star Stormy Daniels, who claims she had an affair with President Donald Trump more than a decade ago and is suing the president, described sex with the future commander in chief as "the least impressive sex I’d ever had" in a new book.<p>The book, titled "Full Disclosure," was …

Stormy Daniels

Soon-Yi Previn And Woody Allen Tried To Shutdown The Allegations Against Him. They Failed.

Alberto Pizzoli / AFP / Getty Images<p>Woody Allen and Soon-Yi Previn on May 11, 2016, attend the screening of the film <i>Cafe Society</i> during the opening …

Woody Allen

Cops: Suspect Lurked in Woods as European Champ Golfed Alone in Iowa

A 22-year-old man living in a tent in the woods has been charged with first-degree murder after allegedly killing Iowa State University star golfer …

News (U.S.)