Monday June 1st

Late term abortion provider, one of the few in the county, Dr. George Tiller, shot and killed inside church.

Dr. George Tiller, one of the nation’s few providers of late-term abortions despite decades of protests and attacks, was shot and killed Sunday in a church where he was serving as an usher. The gunman fled, but a 51-year-old suspect was detained some 170 miles away in suburban Kansas City three hours after the shooting, Wichita Deputy Police Chief Tom Stolz said.

Five year old girl dives to bottom of pool to save 18 month old baby.

Between her laps in the SummerPlace Inn pool, Riley Braden noticed an 18-month-old sinking to the bottom of it. “She didn’t have her floaties on and her parents weren’t watching,” said the 5-year-old Destin resident. “I saved her. I dashed and I pushed off the wall with my feet and went down and got her.” Riley rescued the little girl before the baby’s family ever noticed she was missing from the step and inner tube where they had left her.

Chicago has some of the most if not THE most restrictive gun ordinances in the country. Seven people shot to death and who knows how many wounded in a 24 hour period this weekend.

Chicago had seven shooting deaths in 24 hours this weekend, and police say they have no suspects in custody. All seven victims were men in their 20s or 30s, and all were shot to death.

[Criminals don’t care about gun control laws, never have never will….ed]

Tomato based pill could save thousands of lives.

A heart disease pill based on TOMATOES could save thousands of lives, scientists will claim today. Boffins [British scientific experts….ed] believe the treatment could also stop strokes by cleaning up cholesterol-clogged arteries. And they reckon it may work better than the statins millions already take to combat the conditions. For years experts have been studying the protective capacity of tomatoes.

The last survivor of the Titanic disaster has now slipped below the waves. She was two months old when the ship went down and passed away yesterday at 97.

Millvina Dean, who as a baby was wrapped in a sack and lowered into a lifeboat in the frigid North Atlantic, died Sunday, having been the last survivor of 1912 sinking of the RMS Titanic. She was 97 years old, and she died where she had lived — in Southampton, England, the city her family had tried to leave behind when it took the ship’s ill-fated maiden voyage, bound for America.

Dominos Pizza slashing prices by an average of 35%. It’s unknown if the internet videos of workers blowing snot and farting on food forced this move.

Domino’s Pizza is dropping their prices across the board by an average of 35 percent, according to Dayton-area franchise owner Tristan Koehler. The chain, Koehler claims, will now be the lowest-priced pizza delivery company in Dayton. The new everyday prices will be a medium pepperoni or 1-topping pizza for $6.99, and a large pepperoni or 1-topping pizza for $8.99. A small will be $4.99. Additional toppings will still cost extra, making a medium deluxe pizza $9.99, and a large deluxe $12.74.

Elderly man walking his dog apparently slips into irrigation ditch, drowns.

Ravalli County authorities say an 87-year-old Hamilton-area man drowned after falling into an irrigation ditch while walking his dog. Undersheriff Kevin McConnell said Charles Centers drowned Tuesday.

Toe Juice, a home remedy for foot problems invented 40 years ago by high school teacher, flying off store shelves.

The name kind of makes your lip curl. And when you pop the lid, it smells like a doctor’s office did years ago – lots of alcohol, a touch of camphor. But the light green liquid developed by a Boise High School chemistry teacher is getting an army of converts who say the product helps with everything from athlete’s foot to jock itch to acne. “I also clean my glasses with it in a pinch,” said Mary Baxter, 66, of Marsing, a customer. Royce Garner created Toe Juice four decades ago when one of his children, who were then babies, developed athlete’s foot.

Super singer Susan Boyle checks into mental health clinic after placing second in Britain’s Got Talent show.

Singer Susan Boyle was being treated for exhaustion at a mental health clinic Monday after taking second place in a TV talent competition that turned the humble church volunteer into a global star, the show’s producers and a newspaper said. Boyle was admitted to London’s Priory Clinic on Sunday, a day after she finished behind a male dance group on the show “Britain’s Got Talent,” the Sun newspaper reported.

Female gangbangers duking it out in quicky mart parking lot get shot. Two dead two wounded.

Two women are dead and two others injured after a man opened fire early Sunday in the parking lot of a Phoenix convenience store after a brawl between one of the victims and another woman. Police think the confrontation may have been gang-related. One of the wounded victims, 29, was shot in the chest and was in surgery Sunday morning. The other, also 29, was grazed by a bullet in the abdomen. Police have not released the names of any of the victims pending family notifications. Police are still searching for the suspects, two men and a woman.

Ladies, want bigger boobs but lack the cash? Here’s a website where people contribute money to help women out financially who want a heftier chest.

What Susan wanted was simple: She wanted her husband to come home from Iraq and she wanted breast implants. She couldn’t do much about the war — but the bigger breasts she couldn’t afford? She got them for free. Susan spent months in front of her computer on MyFreeImplants.com, a Web site where women who want breast augmentation can connect with “benefactors” willing to contribute to the cause, sometimes a dollar at a time.

Argument over weeds results in man being shot and killed by sheriff deputy.

A dispute over weeds Friday afternoon ended with a 40-year-old man being shot to death by a Snohomish County Sheriff’s Deputy. The incident occurred around 3:50 p.m. Friday in the 10900 block of Mountain Loop Highway, said Sgt. Robert Goetz with the Everett Police Department. Goetz said no deputies were hurt. Two Snohomish County employees were spraying for weeds along the county road when the homeowner came out and told them to go away or he would get a gun, Goetz said.

Mother of four crushed to death by garage door.

Chicago police are investigating the death of a 33-year-old woman who was apparently crushed by her garage door on the city’s South Side. The Cook County medical examiner’s office identified the remains as Yneekah Garcia of Chicago. Police were called to the scene at 6:30 a.m. on Saturday and found the door on Garcia’s neck.

Two Arkansas prison escapees who were serving life sentences thought to be in southeast Missouri.

Authorities are continuing to look Monday in southeast Missouri for two convicted killers who escaped from the Cummins Unit in Grady. Thirty-two-year-old Jeffrey Grinder and 39-year-old Calvin Adams were convicted of capital murder and were serving life sentences. Correction Department spokeswoman Dina Tyler says searchers have gotten no indication the men have left southeast Missouri, so the manhunt is still concentrated there.

Man in custody after two people shot in front of Little Rock AK Army Recruiting Center.

Two U.S. Army recruiters were shot Monday morning in an apparent drive-by shooting at an Army-Navy recruiting station on North Rodney Parham Road in Little Rock, said Little Rock Police. One of the recruiters died just before noon. Police took a suspect into custody a short time later at the Interstate 30-630 interchange.

Quote of the day.

A word to the wise ain’t necessary — it’s the stupid ones that need the advice.

–Bill Cosby

[For all those Obama supporters out there….ed]

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