The day's most popular stories
November 30th, 2010
10:24 PM ET

The day's most popular stories

The five most popular stories on in the past 24 hours, according to NewsPulse:

School hostage suspect dies: A 15-year-old sophomore who held his classmates and a teacher hostage for about five hours Monday at his northeast Wisconsin high school, and then turned one of his guns on himself as police approached, died on Tuesday, police said.

Bosnian rape victims call Angelina Jolie 'ignorant': Angelina Jolie may be the goodwill ambassador for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, but she’s getting no goodwill from an organization of Bosnian rape victims over her new movie.
Intoxicated passenger drops cruise ship anchor: A Holland America cruise ship was disrupted early Saturday morning by an intoxicated passenger who released the ship's anchor, according to an affidavit obtained by The Smoking Gun website.
Father of missing Michigan boys arrested: Authorities arrested the father of three missing Michigan boys Tuesday, charging him with parental kidnapping, officials said.
Female police chief killed in Mexico: One of a small number of women who have filled a void by becoming police chiefs in violence-torn Mexico was gunned down Monday, authorities said.

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  1. Fred Bartkowski

    The most difficult subjects can be explained to the most slow-witted man if he has not formed any idea of them already; but the simplest thing cannot be made clear to the most intelligent man if he is firmly persuaded that he knows already, without a shadow of doubt, what is laid before him.
    Leo Tolstoy 1897

    December 1, 2010 at 10:25 am | Report abuse |
  2. tomcat

    @fred. it took the India air six months to be this just in. now cnn will say now that all the cool kids are checking out a new author. Tolstoy breaking news.

    December 1, 2010 at 10:51 am | Report abuse |
  3. Frank

    People of Mexico.
    Thinking back,the Drug Cartels are employing the same tactics as the Vietcong.They need to be handled the same way we did.When we found them taking prisoners was not an option unless we needed INTEL.

    December 1, 2010 at 10:53 am | Report abuse |
  4. Tom

    But i'm not the same self I was yesterday.

    December 1, 2010 at 10:59 am | Report abuse |
  5. Richard in Texas

    To The Red Shuttle. I agree we need more stories about Wilfred Brimley or possibly Wynona Ryder.

    December 1, 2010 at 10:59 am | Report abuse |
  6. shay

    Man i hate when kids are in the news either missing or someone killed them i know these boys have been harmed so do the police it's really sadman if you want to hurt something do it to yourself or join the military good luck to those trying to find them may they be found alive and safe

    December 1, 2010 at 12:59 pm | Report abuse |
  7. helenhull102951

    I only have one question, what happened to our once mighty nation? As a veteran of the Viet Nam war I myself did not put ass on the line for the gov. TO hand over this country to foringers that don't even belong here. These people are destroying our nation by taking our jobs, useing benefits they havn't earned, this country is a disgrase. We the people didn't cause this mess, but I bet most Americans would be glad to escort these leaches back across the border since the gov won't.. By force if nessary, that is before the gov outlaws guns for us citizens. Where I live you can't swing adead cat without hitting 200 wetbacks.. It's disgusting and makes me sick. For Godsakes close the borders and start evicting these maggots of socity... From a Disgusted American Veteran!!!

    December 1, 2010 at 3:17 pm | Report abuse |
  8. kim

    Didnt she just get the job those crazy mexicans killed her already! Mexico really STINKS there just crazy. Why do they keep coming here the US is not the answer to there problems.

    December 1, 2010 at 7:35 pm | Report abuse |
  9. kim

    The three missing boys dam someone get a heart an bring them home for the christmas. That a sad thing. You know the father is behind there disappearence...

    December 1, 2010 at 7:40 pm | Report abuse |
  10. michele

    @ Helenhull i agree with you 100% i think arazona had it right. i wanna see some green cards and if you dont have it the boarder jumpers must be evicted. no getting married and having kids to stay here either. if we could close our boarder and get rid of all the immagrents that are already here our welfare, unemployment rates, and food stamps would drop to the all time low. many "american citizens" would actually be able to get jobs and the college education that they deserve.

    December 1, 2010 at 11:13 pm | Report abuse |
  11. shay

    You know what really chaps my hide is my hispanic neighbors are getting food stamps and they go buy soda and candy and chips and then sell themout of there apt and they are going back to mexico next year to the house they bought from living here with the food stamp stuff and she is illegal but he has a card i daily yell imagration heehe

    December 2, 2010 at 3:13 am | Report abuse |
  12. shay

    I will be the first to agree with you 2 but we also got to remember the united states was started with well the indians and then all of our ancestors who were all illegal imagrants 🙂

    December 2, 2010 at 3:18 am | Report abuse |
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