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14 Years After His Death, His Family Received A Note He Wrote To His Future Self

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They Were A Seemingly Normal Family — But They Were Hiding A Dark Secret

Family-related suicides, more commonly referred to as familicides in the media, have seen a rise in recent years. Of the roughly 16,000 murders committed annually in the United States, almost 2,000 of them involve parents or family members. Shocking research has discovered that a child is more likely to be killed by their own parents than by a complete stranger. Men most frequently take the lives of their family members when they feel as though they have let their families down and can no longer take the […]

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Colleagues Quickly Realized That The Speech Given By This Writer Would Be His Last

While giving a speech to the press in Thrissur back in 2007, Indian writer and academic M. N. Vijayan — also known as Vijayan Mash — suddenly stopped talking and made a chilling face. It was a look that unfortunately signaled the end of his life. The publicly recorded death of Vijayan is surrounded by controversy to this day, since friends blame Professor Sukumar Azhikode for bringing him to the conference even though he knew that the writer was having heart troubles. Below are the final moments […]

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These 11 Schemes Were Meant To Kill And Shame Fidel Castro, But They All Failed

Before Fidel Castro died of failing health on Friday, November 25, he survived an incredible 638 assassination attempts. The attempts were planned and executed during Castro’s reign as President of Cuba from 1975 to 2008. Ironically, it was the dictator’s own vices and failing health that led him to turn over power to his younger brother, Raúl Castro, in 2008. However, for 33 years, he managed to survive one attempt to kill and shame him after another. He once said, “If surviving assassination attempts were an Olympic […]

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Report: Journo Javier Valdez becomes fifth murdered in Mexico in two months

Holy shit. https://t.co/NOZiEQ7b4m — RBe (@RBPundit) May 15, 2017 Horrible: BREAKING: Mexican authorities say well-known journalist Javier Valdez was shot and killed in the Sinaloa state capital of Culiacan. — The Associated Press (@AP) May 15, 2017 Mexican journalist Javier Valdez, who won awards for his coverage of drug trafficking and organized crime, was shot dead in Culiacn – AP — BNO News (@BNONews) May 15, 2017 UPDATE – AFP writer Javier Valdez has been shot dead in Culiacan, Sinaloa. — Andrew Beatty (@AndrewBeatty) May 15, 2017 […]

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