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LASQUETI is a secret Canadian island where the vast majority of residents are “completely off-grid.”  The island was named in 1791 by Spanish Naval Officer — Jose Maria Narvaez, commander of the SANTA SATURNINA.  1,135 more words


Indonesian Woman Who Offered to Wed Whoever Bought Her Home Finds Groom Is Already Married

Perhaps it was always too good to be true. Indonesian homeowner Wina Lia, who offered to marry whoever agreed to purchase her house, has now discovered that… 305 more words

Sacred Soap

When we went looking for the dermatologist’s office so Kat would know where to go the next morning for her appointment, we decided to check out what types of stores were in the same commercial complex. 177 more words


Drunken, Belligerent Man Shows Up At McDonald’s In Scuba Gear

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Police say a belligerent man dressed in scuba gear caused a stir at a northern Michigan fast food restaurant.

The Traverse City Record-Eagle and MLive.com report the man, who had been drinking, showed up Tuesday morning at a downtown McDonald’s. 60 more words


Nickelback wanted for 'crimes against music'

They’re the band everyone loves to hate.

And now Nickelback is “wanted for crimes against music.”

That is, according to the Queensland Police Service, which asked Australians earlier this week to be on alert for any sightings of Chad Kroeger and his bandmates. 203 more words


Indy Trip 2015: Scavenger Hunt

We put the “I” in Indianapolis!!!!

A few weekends ago, I took a roadtrip to Indianapolis with my friend Yasmeen. We were attending a creative arts conference called… 376 more words

West Virginia teacher suspended after showing 'Fifty Shades' to students

ROMNEY, W.Va. – A West Virginia teacher has been suspended without pay for showing part of the erotic movie “Fifty Shades of Grey” to students as a reward for good work. 113 more words