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A New GOP Bill Would Make It Virtually Impossible to Sue the Police

Washington Post – by Radley Balko Keeping with the Trump administration’s law-and-order rhetoric, Republicans in the House and Senate recently introduced a bill they’re calling the Back the Blue Act of 2017. The Senate bill was introduced by John Cornyn … Continue reading

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Soros-Funded Group Suspends Its Operations Over Lack Of Money

The Daily Caller – by Kerry Picket A George Soros-funded voter registration group announced Thursday their plans to shutter its doors indefinitely. Project Vote said in a statement they will “suspend its operations indefinitely” on May 31 as a result of … Continue reading

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Trump directly scolds NATO allies, says they owe ‘massive’ sums

Reuters U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday intensified his accusations that NATO allies were not spending enough on defense and warned of more attacks like this week’s Manchester bombing unless the alliance did more to stop militants. In unexpectedly abrupt … Continue reading

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‘Adulting Classes’ Help Struggling Millennials Adapt To The Real World

CBS New York NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — How did you learn to become an adult? Typically, it involves some life lessons learned the hard way. Now, as CBS2’s Lou Young reported, there are actually courses in growing up. “As sophisticated … Continue reading

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Milwaukee Woman Jumps on Hood to Stop Carjackers

NBC News Attention carjackers: Don’t mess with this lady. A Milwaukee woman thwarted thieves from stealing her car by leaping onto its hood and “hanging on for dear life,” in a video that has now gone viral. Melissa Smith, 27, … Continue reading

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US warship drill challenges China’s sea territory claims: report

The Hill – by Ellen Mitchell A U.S. destroyer used a “maneuvering drill” near Chinese-built islands in the South China Sea to send a message about territorial claims on the water around them, Reuters reported Thursday. U.S. officials told Reuters … Continue reading

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Jared Kushner under FBI scrutiny in Russia probe: reports

The Hill – by Max Greenwood President Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner has reportedly come under scrutiny in the FBI’s investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia. The FBI’s focus on Kushner does not necessarily … Continue reading

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Concealed Carry Up 215%, Murder Rate Down 14%

Breitbart – by AWR Hawkins Concealed carry permits rose 215 percent between 2007 and 2015, and the murder rate dropped 14 percent during that same time period. In other words, more guns being carried for self-defense correlated with fewer murders. … Continue reading

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Two Addiction Counselors Die Of Heroin Overdose At Halfway House

The Daily Sheeple – by Dawn Luger The forlorn scene (below) in West Brandywine, Pennsylvania, where two drug addiction counselors lost their lives is a stark reminder of the realities of opiate addiction. While laws continue to increase with attempts to … Continue reading

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U.S. Alzheimer’s deaths jump 54 percent; many increasingly dying at home

Reuters U.S. deaths from Alzheimer’s disease rose by more than 50 percent from 1999 to 2014, and rates are expected to continue to rise, reflecting the nation’s aging population and increasing life expectancy, American researchers said on Thursday. In addition, … Continue reading

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Montana House Candidate Charged With Assault After “Body Slamming” Guardian Reporter

Zero Hedge – by Tyler Durden Last night we wrote about Montana’s Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte who reportedly “body slammed” Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs during an interview after being pressed for his opinion on the CBO healthcare score. Gianforte … Continue reading

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Explosive device blows up in man’s hand after he allegedly tries to kill two Spencer County deputies

WDRB – by Katrina Helmer LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — Police say a Mount Eden, Kentucky, man has been arrested days after he tried to kill two sheriff’s deputies — and a homemade explosive device blew up in his hand. According to an … Continue reading

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Texas House tentatively approves allowing guns in school parking lots

The Statesman – by Julie Chang The Texas House on Tuesday tentatively approved a measure that would allow school employees to store guns in their cars parked on school property. The provision, along with several others related to public schools, … Continue reading

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San Francisco Launches Public Defender Office Dedicated To Illegal Immigrants

Zero Hedge – by Tyler Durden To our complete ‘shock’, the liberal bastion of California’s northern shores has just announced that it will create a brand new branch of the Public Defender’s office to specifically defend illegal immigrants in deportation … Continue reading

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State Dept. Redacts Big Chunks of $22.8 Mil Contract to Resettle Muslim Refugees

Judicial Watch The U.S. government spends billions of dollars to “resettle” foreign nationals and transparency on how the money is spent depends on the agency involved. Judicial Watch has been investigating it for years, specifically the huge amount of taxpayer … Continue reading

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He plowed his field; now he faces a $2.8 million fine

USA Today – by Damon Arthur RED BLUFF, Calif. —  A farmer faces trial in federal court this summer and a $2.8 million fine for failing to get a permit to plow his field and plant wheat in Tehama County. A … Continue reading

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Teen banned from graduation ‘not because she is pregnant but because she was immoral’

Duluth News Tribune A small Christian school in western Maryland is not backing down from its decision to ban a pregnant senior from walking at graduation next week. Despite a public outcry and growing pressure from national antiabortion groups to … Continue reading

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Asteroid worth $10,000 quadrillion ‘could transform global economy’

RT NASA scientists are outdoing themselves yet again: by reworking the planned route for a robotic mission to a giant asteroid worth $10,000 quadrillion, they’ve managed to cut costs, launch sooner and arrive four years earlier than planned. Not bad. … Continue reading

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Soldiers launch attacks in besieged Philippine city MARAWI, Philippines (AP) — Backed by tanks and helicopters, Philippine government forces launched “precision attacks” Thursday to clear militants linked to the Islamic State group from a city that has been under siege since a failed raid to capture … Continue reading

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Survey finds US honeybee losses improve from horrible to bad WASHINGTON (AP) — There’s a glimmer of hope for America’s ailing honeybees as winter losses were the lowest in more than a decade, according to a U.S. survey of beekeepers released Thursday. Beekeepers lost 21 percent of their colonies … Continue reading

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