Score
Title
752
Florida shooting: Muslim groups raise thousands to help victims and their families
1759
'A gender equality paradox': Countries with more gender equality have fewer female STEM grads
296
Alabama sheriffs pocket tens of thousands of taxpayer dollars allocated to feed inmates
7387
Gibson guitar company, maker of the Les Paul, facing bankruptcy after 116 years in business
68183
Cow escapes on way to slaughterhouse, smashes through metal fence, breaks arm of man trying to catch her then swims to safety on island in lake
753
‘That Lowlife Was In Our House,’ Says Couple Who Opened Fire On Home Intruder
365
Russian medalist at Games suspected of doping: source
194
Canada deports North Korean asylum seekers
130
Three people arrested after $1.8bn stolen from single bank branch and billionaire jeweler 'flees to New York'
144
Poland freezes Holocaust survivors property restitution bill
220
Mayor Megan Barry's ex-bodyguard received thousands more in OT pay than other security
388
Software may have helped Daimler pass U.S. emissions tests: report
121
Church shooting in Russia leaves 5 dead
133
Video of SUV flipping over in road-rage incident results in arrest
97
Couple looking after Florida shooting suspect say they had no idea there was a 'monster living under our roof'
1070
Third-graders are selling AR-15 raffle tickets in Missouri
61460
Philadelphia DA Larry Krasner Sues Big Pharma, Drops All Marijuana Possession Charges
146
Turkish army hit village in Syria's Afrin with suspected gas: Kurdish YPG, Observatory
38
Jeffrey Loria claimed no profits on his $1.2 billion Marlins sale. Miami-Dade is suing.
29
Five women killed in shooting outside Russian church
73
Runaway foster kids raise sex-trafficking fears in Kansas
55
In Colombia border town, desperate Venezuelans sell hair to survive
614
Bank of America settles overdraft lawsuit for $66.6 million
342
1,200-year-old comb holds clues to the Viking alphabet
1802
Cleaning products as bad for lungs as smoking 20 cigarettes a day, scientists warn
37
Iran plane crash: All 66 people on board feared dead
250
Mall santa arrested for Toronto's gay village killings
24
US airstrike killed dozens of Russians in Syria, but Moscow stays silent
253
Winn-Dixie owner preparing for bankruptcy filing; up to 200 stores could close
490
Harley-Davidson stands by plans to close plant despite plea from Missouri congressional leaders
44
Teens Arrested in Jessamine Co. School Threat Case
1917
Missouri High School Student Found With Gun and Ammunition, Intentions Unknown
1689
Hundreds protest outside NRA headquarters following Florida school shooting
16
Medical examiner taps DNA science to find missing persons
18
14-year-old Port Richey shooting victim dies
18
Principal of a pained Stoneman Douglas High just sent a message to his students
20
Escaped bull storms Idaho high school before being killed by police
12
2 charged with capital murder of Western Hills mall manager who died in a hail of gang gunfire
373
A former Utah State University student described her rape and the school’s response on Facebook. Now the school is investigating.
254
Jury awards more than $37 million to family of Maryland woman killed in police standoff
149 KarmaliteNone >If you are having a birthday party here that’s perfectly legal you may feed anyone you wish at a birthday party. Your soccer team, they win, they come here let’s have a pizza party, no problem that’s completely legal," event organizer Leslie Gollub said. "The only people not allowed to be served in this park and all of El Cajon are the homeless." The law actually says that?
108 LicensedAttorney2016 No homeless people are actually starving in California unless they choose to. Handing out a few meals in a public park is not necessary to anyone's survival. If people really want to help the homeless, there are countless lawful avenues for doing so that are safer and more effective in the long-term. Ordinances like this are for health and safety reasons. There are parks in California that have been completely overrun by the homeless, to the point that it's no longer safe for local residents to enjoy the parks. Coastal California is hit especially hard by the homeless because it's a politically liberal place that has year-round good weather, creating a perfect storm for homeless from the rest of the country to flood in and take advantage of local residents. There's also a raging Hep A epidemic in California, mainly among the homeless. Local authorities need to move the homeless to designated campsites or shelters, but they should not be allowed to set up shop in public parks, and anyone who abets that behavior should be penalized. Encouraging the homeless to continue living in illegal encampments will not help curb the Hep A outbreak.
14 throwaway21343232242 You don't feed the seagulls.
4 Malcheon I misread the title and thought it said arrested for breeding homeless people...
10 Felinomancy Well, the comments section in this thread is disheartening. "No one starves in California"... "homeless people are so because they choose the life, they're just lazy", "they're all bums and drug addicts", etc. I was wondering about what happened to compassion to the poor, but then again we're talking about a country where being bankrupt due to medical bills is considered to be a feature, not a bug.
2 RiverXer They'll be fine if they demand a jury trial.
5 Ayuhno I know they have the law for liability reasons or whatever, but this is definitely a time when just a slap on the wrist called for.
4 VonHermanhauser Yes, more and more major and even small cities are enacting codes like this, claiming that you have to have a fucking food handler's permit to give somebody food that you didn't even prepare yourself. Pretty soon they will mandate that all homeless people have to go out and buy houses, or that they don't have a right to exist or some shit
10 fblonk Some laws should be broken. People need food. It is one of our weaknesses.
3 Nichijo Feed the homeless, house the hungry.