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Trump says military to build border wall if Dem refuse

In a heated exchange with Democratic leaders, United States President Donald J. Trump threatened repeatedly on Tuesday that if Congress does not provide funding for his proposed border wall, he would be willing to shut down the government. 323 more words

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I Fed a Panda Bear and It Was the Best Birthday Ever

If there’s one thing you take away from this blog, it’s that I love bears. This year for my birthday, I got to feed a panda bear at Zoo Atlanta, and you can imagine the euphoric state I’ve been in ever since!  969 more words

Destinations

DATA DEPENDENT: The NBA had some gaudy individual numbers last night

What a night for putting up numbers. Almost every category looks a little gaudy, except threes which Steph Curry topped with a modest 7 made out of 14. 192 more words

North America

Rio Lagartos

Rio Lagartos is located on the Gulf of Mexico, an hour and a half north of Valladolid. While it is neither a river (Rio) or home to any alligators (Lagartos) this poorly named town is home to an abundance of great wildlife which includes Crocodiles, Flamingos, and many other bird species. 338 more words

Travel

Hawaii: Punaluu Beach Park

This is it, folks – the last Hawaii post!  I know some of you are sad about that, but I’m excited to share some photos from some of our other adventures as well. 714 more words

Photography

Brianna Shade reblogged this on BIG tiny World Travel and commented:

This might have been my favorite part of our trip to Hawaii. I was fascinated by the ruins, and it was interesting to read about it after we got back. I could have spent the entire day there photographing this relic of history.

U.S. Supreme Court gives victory to Planned Parenthood in Medicaid case

On Monday, the United States Supreme Court left lower court victories in place for Planned Parenthood in a legal battle with states over access by Medicaid patients to the agency’s services, … 149 more words

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