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Lea Leonard is a former crime and features reporter. She contributes to Web Pro News while working as a content writer in Jacksonville, Florida. Follow her on Twitter: @tameshrew1969.
Michigan 7th Grader ATTACKED by Bear Michigan 7th Grader ATTACKED by Bear
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A 12-year-old girl was attacked by a black bear while jogging near her home in Cadillac, Michigan, an area approximately 200 miles northwest of Detroit. The 7th grader said she was immediately in fear for her life. “It clawed me …

Animal Activists Say “No Dolphins” to Anchorman “Ron Burgundy” Animal Activists Say “No Dolphins” to Anchorman “Ron Burgundy”

A movie is schedule for release just before Christmas. It features scenes with dolphins and one animal group says they are fighting mad about it. The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) says the upcoming feature film “Anchorman …

NYC Gun Bust: Officials Say the Biggest in the City’s History NYC Gun Bust: Officials Say the Biggest in the City’s History
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Police in New York City just made a gun bust. They say it is the biggest in the city’s history. According to a report, Mayor Michael Bloomberg says police captured more than 250 illegal guns and indicted 19 people from …

Idaho Blaze Threatens Sun Valley and Surrounding Landscape Idaho Blaze Threatens Sun Valley and Surrounding Landscape

A fire screaming through the Idaho. Officials say hundreds of people have fled the inferno leaving the landscape virtually deserted displacing residents of more than 2,000 homes. For nearly two weeks,19 aircrafts along with more than 1,000 firefighters have fought …

Reporter’s Domestic Partner Detained by British Police Reporter’s Domestic Partner Detained by British Police

British authorities detained a man at a London airport. They held him, without charge, for nearly nine hours, took his stuff, and then let him go. The detainee was the domestic partner of Glenn Greenwald, the high-profile political reporter who …

Kanye West; Judge Says “No Felony Charges” Kanye West; Judge Says “No Felony Charges”

A rapper gets into an altercation with a paparazzi at an airport. He initially gets into trouble with the law for it. Turns out, a judge says he is not guilty at all — at least, not of felony charges …

Young Football Player Dies After Hit Young Football Player Dies After Hit
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When you send your kids to school or their favorite sporting activities, the last thing you ever think is that they’ll die that day. Well, that’s what happened to one family. A community and family are grieving today. De’Antre Turman, …

The Death of Princess Diana; Police Begin New Inquiry The Death of Princess Diana; Police Begin New Inquiry
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She was a much beloved public figure who died violently 16 years ago. But was it a car accident or not? British investigators say they are looking into some new information about the death of Princess Diana. Born Lady Diana …

Ethan Hawke Speaks Out on Former Marriage to Uma Thurman Ethan Hawke Speaks Out on Former Marriage to Uma Thurman

How much better looking could a couple have been? They didn’t stay together long.  So what’s the matter now? Famed actor, Ethan Hawke, star of such feature films as “Reality Bites,” and “Training Day,” spoke recently about his former marriage …

40 Pythons Found in Canadian Motel Room 40 Pythons Found in Canadian Motel Room

Police say they found something in a motel room today. They say it’s a particular something they’ve never quite seen before. Canadian authorities found and removed 40 pythons from a motel in Brantford, Ontario. Two adults and two children were staying there, …

Gang Members Arrested; Feds Seize Cash, Drugs and Weapons Gang Members Arrested; Feds Seize Cash, Drugs and Weapons
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There are 263 less gang members on the street today. Federal agents arrested many violent offenders and seized cash, weapons and drugs. “Among those charged are 158 members and associates of MS-13, with 105 others allegedly belonging to other gangs. …

Area 51: CIA Releases Spy Plane Papers; LA Reporter Finds More? Area 51: CIA Releases Spy Plane Papers; LA Reporter Finds More?
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It’s right out of an “X-Files” episode. But is it true? A government agency declassifies information they’ve been sitting on for years. The revelation sparks further controversy. A reporter writes a book about it. It seems the real controversy is …

WalMart Shooting, Suspect Identified in Shooting of Wisconsin Woman WalMart Shooting, Suspect Identified in Shooting of Wisconsin Woman
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A shooting occurred at a busy retail store in Wisconsin. The suspect is in custody and a victim is in critical condition. Justin Boyd, a 46-year-old, female cashier, reportedly walked into a Walmart, located in Neenah, and shot another female …

Famke Janssen’s Apartment Burgled Famke Janssen’s Apartment Burgled

Have we seen this feature film before? Famed movie starlet, Famke Janssen, alone in her home, fearful after something bizarre has happened to her? Well, unfortunately, it’s a creepy reality, yet again, for the 47-year-old, Dutch actress. Most recently, Janssen …

UPS Plane Crashes On Approach in Alabama UPS Plane Crashes On Approach in Alabama

A United Postal Service cargo plane crashed early this morning in Birmingham, Alabama. It then exploded, split into parts, and now two people are dead. Kathleen Bergen, a spokeswoman from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said officials are still gathering …

Tim Armstrong Apologizes For Firing Lenz Tim Armstrong Apologizes For Firing Lenz

A public figure runs a media company. An employee of that media company recorded some words, then took a picture of this public figure. This employee is now fired and tensions are high at America Online. If you didn’t already …

“House of Cards” Use of Soliloquy “House of Cards” Use of Soliloquy

Translated from Latin phrase as “talking to oneself,” soliloquy is a storytelling device that’s been around for centuries. Ever see a character talk directly to an audience when the other actors don’t pay attention? Well, that’s kind of what soliloquy …

Breaking Hal: The 2 Best In-Car Freakouts in TV History? Breaking Hal: The 2 Best In-Car Freakouts in TV History?

Freak outs are fun to watch. Anyone who’s been by a television can tell you that. Reality shows, television series and even commercials are all simply “peppered” with them. By why do we like to watch? Why is it so …

Breaking Bad: A Look Inside “Blood Money” Episode 509 Breaking Bad: A Look Inside “Blood Money” Episode 509

If you’ve lived in a cave for the past few years, you might not know the story of “Breaking Bad.” Entering into its final season, the story reaches an apex with Episode 509 entitled “Blood Money.” The story centers on …

Breaking Bad: The Making of “Blood Money” Episode 509 Breaking Bad: The Making of “Blood Money” Episode 509

“Blood Money” is the root of it all in “Breaking Bad” Episode 509. But what’s really behind the “Heisenberg Principle?” Peter Gould, one of the show’s co-executive producers, says much of the “Breaking Bad” storyline comes to fruition with Episode …

The “BREAKING BAD” House: Who Really LIVES There? The “BREAKING BAD” House: Who Really LIVES There?

AMC’s “Breaking Bad” is in its final season. Many are left with questions. Not about chemistry teacher turned drug dealer, Walter White either. Some want to know about the house where much of the storyline occurred. Who actually lives there …

Netflix Update: Fixed Android 4.3 Problems Netflix Update: Fixed Android 4.3 Problems
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If you have anything to do with Nexus HD or Android 4.3  or others systems or devices of the like, you might want to read this. According to one report, an annoying little bug problem appears fixed because Netflix has …

Amazon Releases First Round of “Notable” Videos Amazon Releases First Round of “Notable” Videos

A story about a man and his jellyfish. Small town ruin and survival. Post-apocalyptic future. These are just a few scenarios from Amazon’s new collection of video releases Amazon announced the release of some concept videos; a way to illustrate …

Shark on a TRAIN!  New York Subway Shark had Nude IPhone Pics Shark on a TRAIN! New York Subway Shark had Nude IPhone Pics

A body dead on a New York subway. A mystery abounds. Move over “Law and Order,” because this “dead meat” goes great with mushrooms. A dead shark found on a New York City subway left many city riders asking questions. …