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    Seismologist Warns 1925 Quake Will Strike—in 2025


    The front page of the Los Angeles Times on June 30, 1925, on the magnitude 6.8 Santa Barbara...

    On Wednesday afternoon California residents were shocked to learn that a powerful earthquake had supposedly hit the Pacific Ocean about 10 miles off the coast of Santa Barbara. They were probably just as surprised to learn a few minutes later that the magnitude 6.8 quake had actually happened in...

    Researchers Say New Study Links Legal Pot to Car Crashes


    In this April 16, 2015 file photo, smoke created by water vapor billows out of the windows of a car, used by Colorado to fight stoned driving with youth demographics, during a demonstration by the Colorado Department of Transportation in southeast...

    A recent insurance study links increased car crash claims to legalized recreational marijuana, the AP reports. The Highway Loss Data Institute, a leading insurance research group, said in study results released Thursday that collision claims in Colorado, Washington, and Oregon went up 2.7% in the years since legal recreational...
    Video Shows Motorcyclist Kick Car, Then a Crash

    Video Shows Motorcyclist Kick Car, Then a Crash


    One person was hospitalized following a dangerous apparent road-rage incident that was caught on video Wednesday in California, KTLA reports. Tim Morrison and Chris Traber were on their way to work in Santa Clarita when they saw a car cut off a...

    One person was hospitalized following a dangerous apparent road-rage incident that was caught on video Wednesday in California, KTLA reports. Tim Morrison and Chris Traber were on their way to work in Santa Clarita when they saw a car cut off a motorcycle. The situation looked like it was escalating,...

    Canada Is Restoring Historic Trump Family Brothel


    Friedrich Trump, the president's great-grandfather, started the family empire with a Canadian brothel. It's now being restored for...

    At the end of the 19th century in a booming Canadian gold rush town, patrons of the Arctic Restaurant and Hotel could buy moose, cranberries, caribou, and even swan meat. And, of course, sex. The Arctic in Bennett, British Columbia, is the surprising place where "the Trump empire began," and...

    US Officials to Lift Yellowstone Grizzly Bear Protections


    A grizzly bear roams near Beaver Lake in Yellowstone National Park. Federal officials have reported a dramatic increase in bear numbers in recent decades and estimate more than 700 now live in and around Yellowstone National...

    Protections that have been in place for more than 40 years for grizzly bears in the Yellowstone National Park area will be lifted this summer after US government officials ruled Thursday that the population is no longer threatened, the AP reports. Grizzlies in all US states except Alaska have been...

    American Cop Missing on Russia's Tallest Mountain


    Steven Beare, a Colorado police officer and national guardsman, is missing on Russia's tallest...

    A police officer and national guardsman from Colorado is missing on Russia's tallest mountain, the Denver Post reports. Steven Beare, attempting his first solo climb without a guide, was due at a checkpoint June 16 but never arrived. "We know that there was a really bad storm that came in...

    Cops Commit Crimes, Too. This One Is Just 'Invisible'


    The badge of a Moon Township police officer is seen in Washington,...

    Police officers are trained to dominate, interrogate, and show strength. These are the skills that, in theory, make them good police officers—but those same skills can also make for a dangerous abuser, write Melissa Jeltsen and Dana Liebelson at the Huffington Post . "If domestic abuse is one of the...

    Cosby to Lecture on How to Avoid Sex Assault Allegations


    In this Saturday, June 17, 2017, file photo, Bill Cosby exits the Montgomery County Courthouse after a mistrial was declared in his sexual assault trial in Norristown,...

    Bill Cosby wants to get back to work, his spokespeople said Wednesday on Good Day Alabama , and one of his first plans is to host a series of town halls starting in July to educate young people. About what, exactly? Sexual assault. "Laws are changing. The statute of limitations for...

    'Pizzagate' Shooter Receives His Sentence


    In this Dec. 4, 2016 photo, Edgar Welch surrenders to police in Washington DC. Welch was sentenced to four years in prison for opening fire in a pizza restaurant he believed--due to an internet conspiracy theory--was the center of a child sex...

    A man who drove all the way from North Carolina to Washington DC and opened fire inside a pizza restaurant because of an internet conspiracy theory was sentenced to four years in prison Thursday, the BBC reports. According to WTOP , 28-year-old Edgar Welch, a father of two, had watched hours...