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Student Sub-Zero Temps

Student Passes Out in Sub-Zero Temps After Night of Drinking

A female college student was found passed out in sub-zero temps in Duluth, Minnesota, but will survive the frozen ordeal. The young woman, 19-year-old Alyssa Lommel was reportedly out drinking with friends during the night. Once the partying was over, Alyssa was dropped off by her friends at her home.  Unfortunately, it appears she never made it inside the house...

McStay Kids Bodies Identified - Entire Family Dead, Murder Mystery in California

McStay Kids Bodies Identified - Entire Family Dead, Murder Mystery in California

The McStays kids, 4-year-old Gianni McStay and 3-year-old Joseph Mateo (Joseph, Jr.) McStay's bodies have been positively identified by authorities in California.  The bodies were found with their parents bodies in the Southern California desert in shallow graves. The two adult bodies were identified through dental records as Joseph and Summer McStay...

Medicaid Dollars, Obamacare and the Republican Party

Medicaid Dollars, Obamacare and the Republican Party

The latest issue roiling the Republican Party is Medicaid, specifically whether Republican governors should expand Medicaid with federal Affordable Care Act money -- especially if they want to be on the GOP national ticket in 2016. It's a hot issue because Obamacare allows states to expand their pool of eligible Medicaid recipients. For the first three years, Washington promises...

Social Security Benefits After Death - Who Gets What When Someone Dies

Social Security Benefits After Death - Who Gets What When Someone Dies

Today's column discusses two separate but related topics involving Social Security benefits due after someone dies. The first question deals with a circumstance I've covered many times, but bears repeating. The second question covers an issue I don't ever recall answering before in this column. Q: My wife died Sept. 29, 2013. In other words, she was alive almost the entire month of September...

Retroactive Social Security Benefits - Answers Vary

Retroactive Social Security Benefits - Answers Vary

There is limited retroactivity for Social Security benefits depending on the case - see the Q&A below. Q: When I turned 62 about 8 months ago, I was getting unemployment benefits. Those benefits recently ended so I went to file for my Social Security. The clerk who was helping me with my retirement application told me that I could have filed for retirement at age 62...

Gun Made by 3D Printer (Video) Has Now Fired 500 Rounds

Gun Made by 3D Printer (Video) Has Now Fired 500 Rounds

A Gun made by a 3D printer has fired 500 rounds and is accurate as well. The 45 caliber, semi-automatic pistol was fired at a target more than 30 yards away and several rounds hit the bulls-eye on the target. The weapon's design is based on a classic 1911 handgun. Watch the video below. This gun is the first manufactured by a 3D printer that has worked and been able to fire multiple rounds...

Cheerleader Coach Faces Sex Charges (Video) Nicole Kurowski, Student in Relationship?

Cheerleader Coach Faces Sex Charges (Video) Nicole Kurowski, Student in Relationship?

A cheerleader coach faces sex charges, Nicole Kurowski is high school teacher and coach and is accused of having sex with a student. She is 28 years old and the unnamed male student is 17 years old. Nicole is a gym teacher at Tulpehocken High School near Reading, Pennsylvania. Police say this wasn't a one-time thing, the teacher is accused of bedding her student...

Eva Longoria for Mayor?

Eva Longoria for Mayor?

Eva Longoria for mayor? The former 'Desperate Housewives' star is said to be planning to take her political career more seriously and is reportedly thinking of running for mayor in her home state of Texas. A source said: ''Eva wants to start small, maybe on a city council in her native Texas, or as mayor of San Antonio or Corpus Christi. Her two-year plan is to run for senate...

Jaime Martini Found After Amber Alert (Video) Newborn Baby Annabelle, Mom Hospitalized

Jaime Martini Found After Amber Alert (Video) Newborn Baby Annabelle, Mom Hospitalized

Jaime Martini and her newborn baby Annabelle were found after an Amber alert was issued this weekend. Jaime gave birth to the baby with the help of a midwife on Friday in Mill Creek, Washington  and after a medical scare for Annabelle, disappeared with the baby after telling the midwife she was going to a hospital. After the birth, the midwife insisted Jaime Martini go to the hospital as the little baby was suffering from a life-threatening...

Obamacare Problems 2013 - Premiums Rise, Insurers Cancel Policies of Customers

Obamacare Problems 2013 - Premiums Rise, Insurers Cancel Policies of Customers

Obamacare is the shorthand name for the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) and it is off and running in 2013 with problems for many aspects of the plan. The website was not functional for many who wanted to use it and still has issues right now. However, that disaster may pale in comparison to the next issues. Real problems are emerging for the president...



 

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