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Survivalists Meet At PrepperCon Ahead Of The Coming Apocalypse

AP/The Huffington Post | Paul Vale | Posted 27.04.2015 | UK

Survivalism in America is a big deal. The ideology has drawn in thousands of citizens, known as "preppers", who gleefully await a coming apocalypse, w...

Officials Fear For 'Goat Man' As Hunting Season Beckons

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.09.2012 | UK

Wildlife officials in the US state of Utah are hunting a man spotted in the mountains wearing a goat suit amid a herd of real wild goats. Phil Doug...

The Great Olympic Greenwash

Mei-Ling McNamara | Posted 19.08.2012 | UK
Mei-Ling McNamara

This year's medals, the largest and heaviest in Olympic history, will be made almost entirely from the raw materials extracted and smelted at the Kennecott Copper Mine, owned by Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto. But now this mine is also at the centre of a federal lawsuit in the Utah courts, where Rio Tinto Kennecott stands accused of violating the US Clean Air Act for over five years.

Best Friend My Arse: Gun Totin' American Dog Shoots Owner In Bottom

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 01.12.2011 | UK

A man was shot in the bottom by his pet pooch on a duck shooting trip in Utah. The unlucky hunter was brought to heel after he left his 12 gauge g...