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Winnipeg mom is investigated for letting kids play alone in backyard

a shared story    6 hours 18 minutes ago
When an anonymous neighbour complained that Jacqui Kendrick's kids were 'unsupervised' outside, a caseworker for Child and Family Services showed up to investigate. Why is this even an issue? 



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FBI: Bombs found at home of Oregon man who threatened president

a shared story    7 hours 18 minutes ago
John Martin Roos, 61, of Medford was taken into custody following a search of his apartment that also turned up several pipe bombs, official...         



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Japan's corpse hotels upset some of the neighbors

a shared story    7 hours 18 minutes ago
TOKYO (Reuters) - Tucked away in a quiet residential street in Kawasaki city in Japan is a refurbished workshop with a plain silver exterior and black draped windows that residents describe as creepy.  



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Shanghai Hongqiao airport fire put out, two dead: state TV

a shared story    7 hours 18 minutes ago
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - A fire in a basement at the Shanghai Hongqiao airport that broke out on Friday and killed two people has been put out, China Central Television (CCTV) said on its microblog, while an airport official said there had been no disruption to flights....(more) 



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US man 'jailed for spying in N Korea'

a shared story    7 hours 18 minutes ago
North Korea has sentenced a US citizen to 10 years of hard labour for spying, according to media reports from Pyongyang. 



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Calif. Republican primary is June 7

a shared story    7 hours 18 minutes ago
California is home to 4.8 million Republicans on June 7, 2016 they'll vote for their presidential nominee. There are 172 delegates at stake.          



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Watch Emma Thompson take on fracking … with cake

a shared story    7 hours 18 minutes ago
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bpzzFwupHHg In the first and only episode of The Frack-free Bake Off, actress Emma Thompson and her sister Sophie turned baking into a new form of environmental activism. They filmed The Great British Bake Off parody on land leased for drilling activity in Lancashire, England, where...(more) 



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NYPD investigating white powder at Trump Tower

a shared story    8 hours 18 minutes ago
The New York City police department is investigating a white powder found at Trump Tower on Thursday, the police agency said.         



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North Korea tightens security ahead of congress: South Korea

a shared story    8 hours 18 minutes ago
North Korea has tightened security ahead of a ruling party congress, South Korea said on Friday, with authorities keen to avoid any "mishap" at the gathering at which advances in the drive for nuclear weapons will likely be hailed. Thousands of delegates are expected in the...(more) 



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Shanghai Hongqiao airport fire extinguished: state TV

a shared story    8 hours 18 minutes ago
A fire in a basement at the Shanghai Hongqiao airport has been extinguished, China Central Television (CCTV) said on its microblog on Friday, citing the Shanghai fire department. Two people were killed in the fire and four injured, CCTV said. It said the fire started underground...(more) 



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Vegans take pitchforks, death threats to LA restaurant

a shared story    8 hours 18 minutes ago
At Café Gratitude, a vegan eatery based in Los Angeles, the menu is aspirational. Dishes have names like “Bountiful” (quinoa pasta), “Transformed” (two corn tacos), and “Liberated” (pad-thai kelp noodles). Vegans, naturally, have flocked to Café Gratitude — even Beyoncé has eaten there — but...(more) 



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Climate change made catastrophic coral bleaching 175 times more likely

a shared story    9 hours 18 minutes ago
Warm ocean waters that sucked the color and vigor from sweeping stretches of the world’s greatest expanse of corals last month were driven by climate change, according to a new analysis by scientists, who are warning of worse impacts ahead. Climate change made it 175...(more) 



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