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Robin Williams ‘very drawn and thin’ day before he hanged himself | Mail Online

Robin Williams was ‘very drawn and thin’ and appeared just a ‘shell’ of his bright public persona this weekend – a few days before he committed suicide, according to his neighbor who was one of the last people to see him alive.

Remembering Robin Williams’ Greatest Movie Roles | The Daily Caller

Often playing the unorthodox, but fitting roles, his career spanned decades, and his humor and talent were known by all. The Daily Caller takes a look at his memorable roles.

Mayor Rejects Calls To Remove Palestinian Flag From City Display | The Gateway Pundit

The city of Lincolnwood, Illinois flies the (among 60) in a display of support of multiculturalism along one of it’s main thoroughfares.

Report: All Arrested Ferguson Looters Were From Outside of Ferguson… And Had Criminal Records | The Gateway Pundit

Via Ferguson Scanner Updates: All arrested yesterday on Felony Looting charges had a criminal background and most were from outside the Ferguson area.

ARMED GUARDS WITH AR-15′s Save North St. Louis Businesses From Looters | The Gateway Pundit

Several businesses were vandalized and looted during the rioting. But not this one…

Indiana’s Rate Of Uninsured Now Above Neighboring States | News – Indiana Public Media

Indiana now has more people without health insurance than all of its neighboring states, according to the Gallup-Healthways Well Being Index.

School District Bans Birthday Cakes Because They AREN’T FAIR | The Daily Caller

An elementary in the outer suburbs of Atlanta has outlawed birthday cupcakes, cookies and, in fact, all food from birthday parties over fears that some kids with food could feel sad and left out.

Salt injection ‘kills cancer cells’ by causing them to self destruct | Mail Online

Scientists have created a technique which can cause cells to self-destruct by injecting them with .

Tampons Should Be Free, Because You’re A Sexist | The Daily Caller

Sadly, it turns out that such a country doesn’t exist on planet Earth.

Al-Jazeera America turns one: Television network marks its first anniversary with just an average of 17,000 viewers as it struggles to compete with louder rivals | Mail Online

Al-Jazeera America will mark its first anniversary on the air next week despite averaging just 17,000 viewers a night.

Quirky jewellery is designed to be inserted into your veins so your blood flow can be converted into ELECTRICITY – which may one day be able to power your phone | Mail Online

Her decorative designs have a dual purpose and come complete with spikes at each end, which are inserted into the wearer’s veins and are able to convert kinetic power from the body’s involuntary movements into electricity.