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Pennsylvania Toddler Shoots Self With Handgun

A 2-year-old boy has reportedly shot himself in the leg in Pennsylvania, after finding a handgun on a bed, while his mother and her boyfriend showered. 100 more words


California Police Officer Killer Dies In Shootout

A man who shot and killed a northern California police officer, who was checking on him, has been killed in a shootout after another officer fired back. 94 more words


Man Fatally Stabs Wife In Family Home In Arizona

An Arizona man has fatally stabbed his wife, while their seven children were home, after she confronted him over slapping one of his children. 130 more words


'Loud Explosive Device' Injures 18 California Students

A ‘loud explosive device’ has reportedly caused minor injuries to 18 students at a school in southern California, local authorities have said. 74 more words


Hidden Falls State Park - Auburn California

It’s spring in California. Or, at least that’s what they tell me.  With the drought we have been having for the last few years here in California it feels like spring all the time. 254 more words

North America

Jamaica in Amharic

The Rastafari movement is a faith which began in ጃማይካ (Jamaica) in the 1930s. Though Jamaicans primarily speak an English-African Creole language known as Patois, many Rastafari learn Amharic, a Semitic language from Ethiopia, as a second language, as they consider it to be a sacred language. 54 more words

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