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Mother Fatally Shot By Toddler

( – Becoming a gun owner comes with a lot of responsibility. When there is a child in the home, that level of responsibility skyrockets. Unfortunately, not everyone takes the precautions necessary to keep their firearms safe and out of the hands of little ones. One such instance of negligence recently cost a mother her […]

Emergency Food Supplier Runs Out of Supplies

( – The global supply chain has been hit hard since the initial onslaught of the coronavirus. Shelves have gone empty, and recently, the United Nations even received a warning letter from the workers who keep goods moving. Now, it seems that even emergency food suppliers are being hit by shortages. “The biggest emergency food […]

Disturbing “Home Invasion” Nearly Kills Sleeping Woman

( – The whole idea behind embracing a survival mindset is to prepare for the unknown and the unexpected. Unfortunately, sometimes the emergencies that arise are nearly impossible to prepare for. Take, for instance, the sky falling — literally. This is exactly what happened to a woman in British Columbia when a close call with […]

Missing Toddler Found Alive After Three Days Alone in the Woods

( – It’s every parent’s worst nightmare: turning around to find their child missing in the blink of an eye. For one mother in Texas, that nightmare became a reality on Wednesday.  Three-year-old Christopher Ramirez was playing with a neighbor’s dog when he vanished into the woods of southern Texas. Search teams scrambled to find […]

“Civil War” Goes Viral Following Trump Rally

( – The political divide between the far-right and far-left seems to be reaching a boiling point. While there has always been strife between those on opposing sides of political extremes, recent comments from an attendee at Trump’s Iowa rally on Saturday sparked an unsettling trend on Twitter. Reporting from the Trump Rally, in Iowa. […]

Freak Blizzard Leaves Dozens In Dire Situation

( – Survival situations rarely spring up when people are expecting them, especially when Mother Nature is involved. Freak storms can strike without warning, putting lives and property in danger. More than 80 runners in an ultramarathon race in Utah learned this the hard way on Saturday. Almost 90 runners rescued during 50-mile Utah ultramarathon […]

Serial Killer Outwitted By Fake Profile

( – Criminals will use any tool at their disposal to identify an unsuspecting target. This includes stalking the internet for their next victims. For a serial killer in New Jersey, his hunting grounds of choice — social media and dating apps — were turned against him by some clever friends of a victim. A […]

Woman Suffers Serious Injuries Trying to Save Family Pet

( – Yellowstone National Park is a popular destination for nature enthusiasts and vacationers alike. In 2020 alone, over 3.8 million visitors ventured into the captivating landscape for recreation. Unfortunately for one woman, a recent trip to the park ended in disaster. Yellowstone National Park visitor significantly burned after following dog into hot spring. This […]

Tiny Prepper Makes Big Trouble

( – For most of mankind’s history, fall is the time of year when people make a mad rush to prepare themselves for winter. This includes stockpiling food and stashing it away to enjoy when the cold hits. For mother nature, many animals do the same. Unfortunately for one man in North Dakota, a “tiny […]

Man Pleads Guilty Over “Extreme Prepping”

( – For an increasing number of people, the pandemic has led to a desire to become better prepared. Those who once scoffed at the idea of prepping have started to come around, recognizing the need to be ready for just about anything. These days, being prepared for a disaster is common sense.  Unfortunately, there […]

UN Warned of Global Supply Chain Collapse

( – Workers on the front line of the global supply chain have had a rough couple of years. While attempting to keep the world running, they’ve been forced to tackle quarantines, COVID testing, travel restrictions, and now, vaccine mandates. The constant stress and chaos have taken their toll, bringing the world precariously close to […]

Details Emerge After Fatal Train Incident

( – An Amtrak passenger train derailed over the weekend in Montana, killing three people. Investigators believe the event may have thrown some of the passengers out of the train as it derailed. Amtrak train was going just under speed limit at time of fatal derailment in Montana — New York Post (@nypost) […]

FBI Reports Largest Increase of Homicides on Record

( – Since 1930, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has used the Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) program to gather information to formulate statistics. This information is then released for public use. On Monday, the FBI released the new Uniform Crime Report for 2020 — and it doesn’t look good. FBI data released Monday in […]

Child Abduction Ends With Suspect Dead On Scene

( – In 1996, the America’s Missing: Broadcast Emergency Response (AMBER Alert) system was created in the Dallas-Fort Worth area as an early warning device to find missing children. It was made following the story of 9-year-old Amber Hagerman, a child who was abducted from her bicycle and brutally murdered. Thanks to the AMBER Alert […]

Missing Man Found After More Than Half a Century

Unusual Tales of Missing Hunters
( – In 1968, Raymond Jones was bow hunting for mountain goats in Lemhi County, Idaho. Despite being out with a group of other hunters, Jones decided to head off on his own, at which point he disappeared. Despite a large search and rescue operation, including the use of planes, Jones was never found. The […]

New Study Reveals The Most Dangerous States to Live In

( – Regardless of where a person decides to call home, there will always be some kind of danger. However, as a recent study from Outforia has revealed, some places are more dangerous than others. The study examined CDC data regarding human fatalities due to animal attacks over the past 20 years. This information was […]

Unseen Dangers of the Labor Shortage

( – Many businesses in America are facing a serious issue as customers begin to surge back: a shortage of workers. From major corporations to small businesses, the lack of laborers to fill critical roles is beginning to force companies to cut back hours of operation, or even close their doors altogether. Companies that are […]

Armed Gunman Kills At Least 6, Injures Many More

( – On Monday, an armed gunman went on a shooting spree at Perm State University in Russia. Chaos erupted on the campus as students attempted to barricade themselves in classrooms. Some even jumped from second-story windows in an attempt to escape. BREAKING: Gunman has opened fire at Perm University in Russia, shooting has reportedly […]

New Federal Office Primed to Tackle UFO Phenomenon

( – The National Intelligence Agency has teamed up with the Department of Defense to propose the creation of a new government agency. The purpose? To investigate unidentified aerial phenomena (UAP), more commonly referred to as UFOs. BREAKING: Just-released text of FY 2022 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA),H.R. 4350, already approved by the U.S. House […]

Rescuers Make Heartbreaking Discoveries As Power Comes Back Online

( – Hurricane Ida wreaked havoc across the nation, from Louisiana to New York. The storm claimed dozens of lives and caused billions of dollars worth of property damage. Now, investigators are finding that in some areas, the aftermath did more damage than the hurricane itself. BREAKING: Hurricane Ida’s death toll in Louisiana has risen […]

North Korea Successfully Launches Long-Range Missiles

( – Thanks to former President Donald Trump, North Korea shelved its long-range missile testing for two years. Unfortunately, those days are gone, and the Stalinist country appears to be back to launching missiles. North Korea says it has conducted successful tests of what it calls a 'strategic' cruise missile, which analysts believe could carry […]

Locals Left to Fend For Themselves as Hospital Workers Walk Out

( – Despite repeatedly stating he wouldn’t impose vaccine mandates on the nation, on September 9, President Joe Biden went back on his word. Under his new rule, roughly 100 million American workers will be forced to get vaccinated or face weekly COVID testing. Many of those who are opposed to forced mandates have other […]

Evacuees Ordered To Stay Away From Battered Cities

( – Hurricane Ida left a path of devastation throughout the United States. Many people in Louisiana chose to evacuate ahead of the storm, seeking safety further inland. Now, they’ve been told not to come home. As the state continues to grapple with power outages that are affecting hundreds of thousands of residents, Gov. John […]

Deadly Virus Outbreak – It’s Worse Than COVID

( – Following the United States, India has seen the highest recorded death toll from the coronavirus pandemic. Over 441,000 lives have been lost to the virus there. If that wasn’t bad enough, a new virus has reared its ugly head, and it’s more deadly than COVID-19. India fighting to contain Nipah, a virus deadlier […]

Shark Attack Claims Life of Expectant Father

How to survive a shark attack
( – The ocean is an inviting environment full of wonder and joy, one that people flock to every summer. Unfortunately, when humans leave the land to enjoy some time among the waves, they are entering the domain of the denizens of the deep — including sharks. While the threat of being bitten by a […]

Woman Battles Vicious Wolf Pack to Defend Pets

( – What started out as a standard hike with the dogs turned into a fight for survival for Stephanie Liddle last Thursday. A day trip up Sidewinder Trail (35 miles away from Idaho Falls) became a nightmare as Liddle and her three dogs found themselves surrounded by a pack of wolves. Liddle was enjoying […]

Surviving Quicksand

Surviving Quicksand
(Modern – From the likes of The Princess Bride to the Star Wars film franchise, the threat of sinking to certain death in quicksand has been a popular menace in Hollywood for many years now. Hundreds of movies and cartoons have used this natural phenomenon to terrorize their heroes. But what exactly is quicksand […]

Over a Dozen Picnic Areas and Hiking Trails Closed For “Unknown Hazards”

( – Over a dozen picnic sites and several hiking trails have been closed off to the public in California due to “unknown hazards.” The regional order will remain in effect until September 26, while officials investigate the area around the Savage Lundy Trail. Since Sunday, several recreational sites and trailheads around the Savage Lundy […]

Survival Lessons From the Fall of Afghanistan

( – The United States’ withdrawal from Afghanistan marks the end of America’s longest war. Unfortunately, as American troops began to move out, the Taliban swept through the country at lightning speed. Watching a country descend into chaos and change in such extreme ways so quickly left much of the world dumbfounded. The events in […]

Home Invader Murders One, Stabs Another 19 Times

( – Authorities are on the hunt for a violent criminal who broke into an Oregon home and brutally attacked a married couple. Three weeks after the incident, no arrests have been made and local police are looking to social media for leads. Reward Offered in Travis Juetten Homicide in Marion County – Crime Stoppers […]