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Breaking News: Can Republicans win elections anymore without cheating?
Posted by: Michael Rappaport

Griffin :: GA :: USA | updated 2014-02-07 07:55:20 -0800 | political-news

The Republican Party may be approaching the point where it becomes a criminal organization. So much of what they're doing is designed to help them win elections using at least deceptive and at worst completely dishonest tactics. Going back to...
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Breaking News: Obama to release legal justification for drone killings of US citizens: What about non-US citizens?
Posted by: JOHN-THOMAS DIDYMUS SelectMedia

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-06-03 21:30:56 -0700 | disasters-news

The Obama administration has said it will release a 2011 secret memo outlining the legal justification for the use of drones in targeted killings of US citizens believed to be plotting terrorist attacks against the US in foreign countries. According...
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Breaking News: Shooting, 'affluenza' case demonstrate what's wrong with America
Posted by: Mike Sarzo SelectMedia

Fort Worth :: TX :: USA | updated 2013-12-17 15:22:55 -0800 | disasters-news

People who believe in superstition say that Friday the 13th is bad luck. Right up there with black cats, walking under ladders and opening an umbrella indoors is the notion that Friday the 13th brings bad luck. I don’t subscribe...
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Breaking News: Flow of clean tap water returns to south-central West Virginia
Posted by: Nathan Salant

Charleston :: WV :: USA | updated 2014-01-17 15:50:17 -0800 | health-news

Clean water began to flow again Monday in kitchens, bathrooms and laundry rooms around Charleston, West Virginia, as authorities cleared water supplies for many of the 300,000 residents who lost access five days ago. But full use of water by...
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Breaking News: Republicans drink the bitter 'tea' just like Jonestown Kool-Aid
Posted by: Barry Ellsworth SelectMedia

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-06-18 07:37:36 -0700 | political-news

President Barack Obama’s new senior adviser called the Republican Party a “cult worthy of Jonestown,” but he’s wrong. In Jonestown, they drank poisonous Kool-Aid; the GOP drinks tea laced with bitterness and a blinding distrust of government. Still, John Podesta...
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Breaking News: Off track since the '80s, America needs to find new energy
Posted by: Michael Rappaport

Griffin :: GA :: USA | updated 2014-02-26 07:00:25 -0800 | political-news

When I first got my driver's license in the spring of 1967, gasoline was about 35 cents a gallon. It occasionally got lower, when competing stations got into "gas wars" and the price dipped as low as 10-15 cents for...
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Breaking News: Federal prosecutors seek death penalty  for Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev
Posted by: Phyllis L. Smith Asinyanbi

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-06-17 06:51:18 -0700 | disasters-news

Attorney General Eric Holder has authorized federal prosecutors to seek capital punishment for Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Tsarnaev is charged with multiple federal crimes related to the Boston Marathon bombing that killed three people and injured 260. “After consideration...
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Breaking News: A 'very special auction' of Kim Kardashian's moral bankruptcy
Posted by: larsknutson SelectMedia

Los Angeles :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-03-13 00:46:16 -0700 | lifestyle-news

It's been all over the news since Friday what a charitable soul Kim Kardashian is. On Thursday, she announced on her Celebuzz blog an auction of wardrobe pieces to raise money for Typhoon Haiyan victims. The auction will include pieces...
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Breaking News: Poll says gays are mostly OK, just not in public
Posted by: Daniel Koeker SelectMedia

St Louis :: MO :: USA | updated 2014-05-16 08:43:45 -0700 | political-news

By now, most people know the story of Michael Sam, the first openly gay football player to be drafted by an NFL team. In response to the joyous news, Sam kissed his boyfriend. The kiss was captured on camera and...
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Breaking News: Allvoices Writers' Resources: Good style helps readers focus on substance
Posted by: Punditty

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-05-06 14:41:42 -0700 | your-story

Why is style so important when it comes to journalism? That’s easy – consistency in style makes it easier for readers to recognize substance in reporting and commentary. With that in mind, Allvoices is pleased to announce publication of the...
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Breaking News: Supreme Court getting ready to bless political lying?
Posted by: Michael Rappaport

Griffin :: GA :: USA | updated 2014-06-19 07:59:30 -0700 | political-news

It's beginning to look like the Roberts Court will go down in history as one of the most activist Supreme Courts of all. Conservatives may deny that – to them court activism only happens on the liberal side – but...
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Breaking News: Quinnipiac poll: Obama ranks above G.W. Bush as worst president since World War II
Posted by: JOHN-THOMAS DIDYMUS SelectMedia

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-07-06 14:20:45 -0700 | political-news

According to a new poll from Quinnipiac University, 33 percent of American voters said that "President Barack Obama is the worst president since World War II," compared with 28 percent who said George W. Bush was the worst and 13...
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Breaking News: Religion should be about ethical behavior, not just a spirit in the sky
Posted by: Michael Rappaport

Griffin :: GA :: USA | updated 2014-03-04 12:45:34 -0800 | spirituality-religion-news

Nearly 40 years ago, a friend of mine became a born-again Christian. He had been raised in the Catholic Church, but had rejected the religion of his parents and had been sailing along, religion-free, until the folks who called themselves...
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Breaking News: Cantor's loss was simple; he didn't take care of business
Posted by: Michael Rappaport

Griffin :: GA :: USA | updated 2014-06-15 16:41:24 -0700 | political-news

Sometimes the biggest shocks come in the smallest packages. And sometimes actions taken for one reason end up having almost an opposite effect. Virginia's Seventh Congressional District goes from the northern suburbs of Richmond up to Culpeper, about 75-80 miles...
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Breaking News: Judge says schools can send unvaccinated students home during illnesses
Posted by: Daniel Koeker SelectMedia

New York City :: NY :: USA | updated 2014-06-27 17:37:47 -0700 | political-news

The issue of vaccinations in America is one of growing contention as more and more parents are opting not to vaccinate their children. Their justification for refusing vaccines varies from religious preferences and personal choices to misinformation. Regardless of reason,...
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