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Florida IRS Bomb Threat

A South Florida man who told the FBI his name is “Squirrel” is charged with threatening to blow up the Internal Revenue Service building in Miami. 113 more words

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TYT On Bruce Jenner / Diane Sawyer Interview On 20/20


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After weeks of mysterious promos, the Olympic gold medalist Bruce Jenner revealed he was becoming a woman with Daine Sawyer of ABC News. Close to 17 million people tuned in for the broadcast on Friday. 184 more words

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Tuesday Reads: Baltimore Burning

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One of the advantages of being old is that you can remember quite a bit of history. I remember the riots that tore apart American cities in April, 1968, following the… 1,970 more words

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Maryland Governor Declares Emergency in Baltimore and Activates National Guard

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In response to violence in Baltimore, Gov. Larry Hogan has declared a state of emergency and activated the National Guard.Rioters looted stores and pelted police officers with rocks on Monday, hours after Freddie Gray, the 25-year-old black man who has become the nation’s latest symbol of police brutality, was laid to rest amid calls for justice and peace.At least seven officers were injured, Capt. 27 more words

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LETTER: Is Raising The Smoking Age To 21 A Sign Of Hypocrisy?

According to Time Magazine, Hawaii is set to become the first state to pass a law banning the sale, use and possession of cigarettes and e-cigarettes to people under 21. 179 more words

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Would King v. Burwell Destroy Obamacare?


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Senator Ron Johnson of Wisconsin recently discussed with radio host Jay Weber that King v. Burwell may not destroy Obamacare, because Congress would feel compelled to legislate a fix with a bill.

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