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Murder she didn't commit

After 17 years behind bars for murder, Susan Mellen was released from jail by a judge who declared her innocent of the killing. It was stated… 123 more words

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Cars, trails and a horse chase

A three-hour car chase, narrow trails, rugged terrain, stealing a horse and riding it through the desert sounds like something between an old western film and a Fast and Furious film. 96 more words

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The American Dream and sinking ships

Former United States Senator, Richard Santorum gave a speech at the Iowa Freedom Summit on Jan. 24, 2015 at Hoyt Sherman Place in Des Moines, IA. 331 more words

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Richard Santorum - Iowa Freedom Summit, Hoyt Sherman Place: Analysis

On Jan. 24 2015, Steve King held the inaugural Iowa Freedom Summit at Hoyt Sherman Place in Des Moines, Iowa. This event brought in many republican politicians who spoke to hundreds directly at the event and thousands through a live broadcast. 929 more words

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Sex offenders ban on living distance to be changed

On Thursday the state corrections department announced that it is changing the policy for the living distance for registered sex offenders.

There are about 6,000 sex offenders in California that now have the opportunity to live closer to schools and parks. 66 more words

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Mass. employment numbers drive housing crisis

Unemployment rates in Massachusetts, though decreasing, are causing a housing crisis for populations that find themselves “chronically unemployed.”

“The new unemployment figure, while it looks good on paper, masks the critical need for good jobs for working people,” said Chris Horton, volunteer organizer for WUAG, in a March 10 press release. 798 more words

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"I Voted" to be mandatory in the future?

This week Obama announced that he would like to see that it is mandatory for U.S. citizens to vote – even for a “short term”. This came up at an event after finding ways to help with funding in politics as well as showing what the country was founded on. 194 more words

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