Comments Subscribe to Personal Liberty News Feed Subscribe to Personal Liberty

From The Wire

Pit Bull Kills Pregnant Calif. Woman

PACIFICA, Calif., Aug. 15 (UPI) — The husband of a pregnant California woman fatally mauled by the family’s pet pit bull says he doesn’t blame the dog, which was shot and killed by police. “They are the most loving animals I have ever had in my life. Whatever happened right now was not the breed’s […]

Record Rainfall Inundates NYC

NEW YORK, Aug. 15 (UPI) — The nearly 8 inches of rain soaking parts of New York City broke records, stranded drivers, and is what one would expect in a major hurricane, officials said. Sunday’s rain is the most recorded in New York City in a single day since the National Weather Service started keeping […]

Rustlers Make Off With Texas Cattle

FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 15 (UPI) — Rustlers struck a Fort Worth, Texas, ranch, making off with a horse trailer and an undetermined number of cows, their owner said. On Saturday,Tommy Russell, 53, went to a leased pasture where he keeps 44 head of cattle and found the thieves had cut a gate lock and […]

Toxins In Calif. Sport Fish Measured

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 15 (UPI) — A study of toxins in California sport fish found worrisome levels of PCBs and methylmercury at several spots near San Diego Bay, authorities said. Moderate-to-high levels of pollutants were found in species including bass, perch, rockfish and shark, the San Diego Union-Tribune reported Monday. San Diego, like other industrial […]

Egyptian Booted Out Of Sweden Freed

CAIRO, Aug. 15 (UPI) — An Egyptian man deported from Sweden to Egypt and held in a Cairo prison for nearly a decade has been freed, officials said. It remained to be seen Monday if Sweden will let Ahmed Agiza return to the country where he has family, Svergies Television said. Janne Flyghed, professor of […]

Detroit Seeks Protective Order In Death

DETROIT, Aug. 15 (UPI) — Police are “stonewalling” at every turn in a lawsuit in the death of a 7-year-old girl, allegedly shot by a Detroit police officer, an attorney said. The city wants a protective order to keep secret all documents and depositions in the May 16, 2010, incident, in which a police officer […]

Court Ties Mubarak To Interior’s Case

CAIRO, Aug. 15 (UPI) — Amid protests, a court decided Monday in Cairo to link the cases of former Interior Minister Habib al-Adly to former President Hosni Mubarak. Mubarak appeared in court on a hospital gurney alongside his two sons, Alaa and Gamal, Adly and six other ministry officials. They are accused of having a […]

North Sea Rig Still Leaking Oil

ABERDEEN, Scotland, Aug. 15 (UPI) — Oil is leaking from a Shell platform in the North Sea in what authorities called the worst spill in British waters in more than 10 years. The oil is flowing from the Gannet Alpha platform about 112 miles east of Aberdeen, Scotland, five days after Shell first discovered the […]

Buffett Says Congress Coddles The Rich

NEW YORK, Aug. 15 (UPI) — Billionaire investor Warren Buffett said Congress has for too long spared the wealthiest Americans from paying their fair share in U.S. taxes. “I know well many of the mega-rich and, by and large, they are very decent people. They love America and appreciate the opportunity this country has given […]

Woman Swept Over Niagara Falls Presumed Dead

BUFFALO, N.Y., Aug. 15 (UPI) — Authorities in Canada a search is under way for a young woman swept over Niagara Falls but she has been presumed drowned. The Niagara Parks Police Service said the woman, in her 20s, was sitting on a railing at Table Rock, on the Canadian side, Sunday evening when she […]


Sign Up For Personal Liberty Digest™!

PL Badge

Welcome to,
America's #1 Source for Libertarian News!

To join our group of freedom-loving individuals and to get alerts as well as late-breaking conservative news from Personal Liberty Digest™...

Privacy PolicyYou can opt out at any time. We protect your information like a mother hen. We will not sell or rent your email address to anyone for any reason.