STAND STILL: Ferguson Protesters BLOCK 101 Freeway in LOS ANGELES

Demonstrators protesting the Ferguson, Missouri grand jury’s decision charged onto the 101 Freeway in downtown Los Angeles Tuesday night and stopped traffic cold.

CHP officers arrived on the scene shortly after and erected barricades and pulled the demonstrators to the side of the road.

Ferguson Protesters Run On 101 Freeway in Downtown LOS ANGELES

After running into the roadway shortly after 9 p.m., the protesters blocked all lanes at Grand Avenue by placing barricades that they had picked up on side streets. The protesters had marched to the 101 Freeway from Los Angeles Police Department headquarters in downtown, where hundreds had gathered earlier in the evening. h/t ktla

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Parents Outraged Over Kid’s Islam Curriculum ‘There Is No God But Allah’

Most students in public schools struggle understanding math or basic science, but students in the oceanfront Boston suburb of Revere, Mass. are learning all about Islam — and it’s got some folks up in arms..

Part of the textbook prints the Muslim Call to Prayer..

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“I bear witness that there is no God but Allah,” it says. Continue reading

Ebola Scare At TriStar Summit Medical Center in Hermitage?

A patient has been admitted to TriStar Summit Medical Center in Hermitage, TN., over Ebola-like symptoms.

Local news reporter, FOX 17’s Meagan O’Halloran who reported from the hospital, saw emergency vehicles and people in Hazmat suits. A hospital spokesperson has said that no one at the hospital has Ebola. The ambulance was observed being decontaminated.

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James Foley Heart Wrenching FINAL LETTER To Family

James Foley had been missing since November 22, 2012 when he disappeared in Syria. This was the last communication he had with his family.

Full letter:

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“Dear Family and Friends,

I remember going to the Mall with Dad, a very long bike ride with Mom. I remember so many great family times that take me away from this prison. Dreams of family and friends take me away and happiness fills my heart. Continue reading

Kings of Leon Drummer BROKEN RIBS In Tour Bus Mishap

Kings of Leon drummer Nathan Followill broke his ribs after the band’s tour bus hit the brakes hard trying to avoid a pedestrian.

The band is now forced to cancel Sunday night show in Saratoga Springs, New York,and more shows may follow as Followill recoups.

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“The band was en route to their hotel after their show in Boston when a pedestrian jumped in front of their tour bus, causing the bus to stop short, injuring Nathan Followill,” the statement said. Continue reading

NYPD: Kuwaiti Students Visiting NYC Had PRESSURE COOKERS

21-year-old Ayoub Alawadhi and 20-year-old Mohammad Alotaibi had finished summer classes and were staying at the InterContinental in Midtown NYC yesterday when a doorman noticed two pressurized rice cookers in their luggage and called the NYPD.

The NYPD interrogated the two Kuwaiti-born engineering students who were in town from Idaho..

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Alawadhi and Alotaibi had finished summer classes and were staying at the InterContinental in Midtown yesterday when a doorman noticed two rice cookers in their trunk and called the police. Continue reading

JetBlue Pilot ARRESTED Buying HEROIN In Alley

John Manwaring, a JetBlue pilot, was arrested along with six others by Boston Police in a drug bust near Boston Common over the weekend.

Manwaring, 42, of Maitland, Florida, was nabbed with six people involved in drug transactions in an alley near a Green Line MBTA stop. He is being held on a charge of possession of heroin.

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Manwaring informed police that he was a pilot for JetBlue. The airline confirmed that and sent this statement: Continue reading

Aaron Hernandez RUSHED TO HOSPITAL Over Undisclosed Issue

Former NFL QB and current accused killer, Aaron Hernandez, was transported from Bristol County House of Corrections in North Dartmouth late Saturday morning to St. Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford for an undisclosed medical issue.

Jail officials would not comment on exactly why Hernandez was hospitalized but did indicate that it did not involve a fight or altercation.

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Hernandez’s entire trip lasted about an hour, describing it as a routine transport that is standard procedure for any inmate. Continue reading