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Missouri cop was badly beaten before shooting Michael Brown, says source


Darren Wilson, the Ferguson, Mo., police officer whose fatal shooting of Michael Brown touched off more than a week of demonstrations, suffered severe facial injuries, including an orbital (eye socket) fracture, and was nearly beaten unconscious by Brown moments before firing his gun… 739 more words


“It wasn't entirely accidental that Theresa’s debts ended up in the hands of thieves. When the original creditor, Washington Mutual, sold her debt, it stopped caring about what Theresa owed, how she was treated or what happened to her personal information. This is true for many banks...

…when they sell their unpaid accounts, their contracts testify to this indifference. According to American Banker, in a series of transactions in 2009 and 2010, Bank of America sold millions of dollars of charged-off debt to a company in Denver called CACH. 8,438 more words


“If I had been told to get out of the street as a teenager, there would have been a distinct possibility that I might have smarted off. But, I wouldn't have expected to be shot...

….. How did this happen? Most police officers are good cops and good people. It is an unquestionably difficult job, especially in the current circumstances. There is a systemic problem with today’s law enforcement. 1,201 more words


Welcome New MUS318 Scholars

I look forward to a great semester together. I will see you on Monday at 10A in the Band Office if not before. Be Well. Pete LaRue


Through the Eyes of a Rapist


Recently, rapists and date rapists in prison were interviewed on what they look for in a potential victim. Here are some important revelations:

1) The first thing men look for in a potential victim is hairstyle. 1,345 more words


6 India brides leave husbands' homes for lack of toilets


Six newlywed women in a village in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh have returned to their parents because their husbands’ homes had no toilets. 281 more words


'Superbug' CRE Sweeps Through US Hospitals


Dangerous hospital-acquired infections with CRE are becoming more and more common in the southeastern U.S.

Ebola isn’t the infectious disease you should be worried about. 410 more words