Texas to BLM: ‘Prove Your Claim’ – Texas General Land Office Commissioner Jerry Patterson Explains Debated Territory (VIDEO)
AUSTIN, TEXAS–The State of Texas has a response to the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) claim to ownership of the disputed 90,000 acres of land along the Texas/Oklahoma border – “Prove it.” Texas General Land Office (GLO) Commissioner Jerry Patterson said the burden of proof is on the BLM... Read more
First Solar Eclipse Of 2014 Will Transform Sun Into ‘Ring Of Fire’
The sun will look like a ring of fire above some remote parts of the world next Tuesday (April 29) during a solar eclipse, but most people around the world won’t get a chance to see it. Whereas lunar eclipses occur only when there’s a full moon, and solar... Read more
Texas Farmer Calls Police to Report a Break-In – When a Deputy Arrived Hours Later, His Nightmare Began
Dallas News | myFOXdfw.com A third generation dairy farmer in Rains County, Texas, is mourning the loss of his best friend and work partner after a deputy shot his dog while responding to a report of a break-in at the residence. The deputy claims the 2-year-old blue heeler, named... Read more
Perry rips ‘out-of-control’ federal government over Texas land dispute
Texas Gov. Rick Perry joined his state’s top attorney on Wednesday in blasting the federal Bureau of Land Management over concerns that it may be looking at laying claim to thousands of acres of property in northern Texas. “The federal government already owns too much land,” Perry told Fox... Read more
Dad Opens Door to His Shed and Finds This Downright Scary-Looking Insect Hive
When left undisturbed, hive-building insects can construct some pretty remarkable — and large — nests. This one, while not notable for its size necessarily compared to others we’ve seen, is impressive in its own way given its placement. A Redditor going by CountBubs posted a photo of the hornets’ nest on... Read more
Woman’s Attempt at ‘Loving a Squirrel’ Goes Painfully Wrong
A YouTube user with the name Shannon Cannon was determined to make friends with a backyard squirrel. But her video, “My first attempt at loving a squirrel” didn’t end that way. To lure him in, she held out a handful of sliced nuts. The squirrel was obviously tempted, wavering... Read more
Georgia governor signs ‘guns everywhere’ bill into law (VIDEO)
Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal signed into law Wednesday a sweeping pro-gun bill that enhances the Second Amendment rights of law-abiding gun owners. Known officially as the House Bill 60, the “Safe Carry Protection Act,” but dubbed the “guns everywhere bill by some,” allows concealed carry permit holders to carry... Read more
Gun silencer sales are booming
Sales are booming for silencers, the cylindrical devices used to muffle gunfire. The civilian market for silencers soared 37% in 2013, when the total number shot up to nearly a half a million, according to the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives registry. That’s compared to 360,000 in... Read more