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Breaking News: Texas executes woman for torture death of ex-boyfriend
Posted by: StephenPope

Huntsville :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-02-06 13:35:03 -0800 | disasters-news

A New York native became the 14th female to be executed since the death penalty was reinstated in 1976, after the US Supreme Court rejected Texas offender Suzanne Basso’s last-minute appeal Wednesday. Basso, 59, was convicted in the 1998 murder...
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Breaking News: US calls Israel's comments about John Kerry 'offensive' and ‘inappropriate'
Posted by: saleh1966

White Center :: WA :: USA | updated 2014-01-17 13:37:20 -0800 | your-story

In a rare rebuke from the US to its close ally, Israel, the US State Department on Tuesday, strongly condemned comments made by Israeli defense minister Moshe Yaalon who called US Secretary of State John Kerry's peace efforts "messianic and...
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Breaking News: Rev. Jeremiah Wright:  Dr. King had a dream...Obama has a drone
Posted by: Herbert Dyer, Jr. SelectMedia

Chicago :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-01-20 14:59:28 -0800 | political-news

President Barack Obama's former and fiery pastor spoke at a Chicago Teachers Union breakfast Wednesday morning. The event was held in commemoration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday. Rev. Jeremiah Wright covered much ground in his speech, as usual....
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Breaking News: Uh oh, we're being overrun by zombies and vampires
Posted by: Michael Rappaport

Griffin :: GA :: USA | updated 2014-02-26 20:55:51 -0800 | entertainment-news

Are you a vampire or a zombie? Or maybe more accurately, do you see the people, for lack of a better term, who are making your life more difficult as vampires or zombies? Both have been with us for many...
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Breaking News: Want a way really to reduce abortions? Listen up, campers
Posted by: Michael Rappaport

Griffin :: GA :: USA | updated 2014-03-03 08:26:50 -0800 | political-news

"Extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice ..." It probably isn't fair to use Barry Goldwater's most infamous quote in discussing the issue of abortion. Goldwater, extremely conservative on many issues, was pro-choice on abortion. He said the...
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Breaking News: Bridgegate vs. Obamacaregate, IRSgate, Fastandfuriousgate and Benghazigate
Posted by: HBKoplowitz SelectMedia

Trenton :: NJ :: USA | updated 2014-01-23 00:55:15 -0800 | political-news

The right claims the mainstream media have paid more attention to Bridgegate than Obamacaregate, IRSgate, Fastandfuriousgate and Benghazigate. Not true. The MSM didn't bash the botched rollout of Obamacare? Really? Who hasn't heard "if you want to keep your insurance"...
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Breaking News: Should you be worried about Obama and socialism?
Posted by: itobin53

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-02-21 14:25:32 -0800 | political-news

For all the Americans out there worried about President Barack Obama creating some kind of socialist government, your fears are misdirected. What you should be afraid of is much worse. An examination of the collective elements of various political and...
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Breaking News: US Chamber of Commerce waves white flag in urging of fixing, not repealing Obamacare
Posted by: MrGrassroots

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-02-04 14:24:00 -0800 | political-news

It wasn't that long ago that the US Chamber of Commerce vehemently opposed the Affordable Care Act (ACA), not only prior to its passage in 2010, but for quite some time after. The Chamber, which is a powerful business lobbying...
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Breaking News: Ben Franklin: America's first whistle-blower
Posted by: Robert Weller

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2013-12-29 12:40:43 -0800 | political-news

History can be inconvenient. For those who condemn Edward Snowden it is best not to look into the history of one of the nation’s most influential forefathers, Benjamin Franklin. Not only was Franklin the Snowden of his day, publishing letters...
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Breaking News: Is George Zimmerman crazy or what?
Posted by: Harold Michael Harvey, JD

Apopka :: FL :: USA | updated 2013-11-23 02:13:06 -0800 | disasters-news

I’m having a hard time reconciling the news on my television of late. It seems that George Zimmerman has been arrested once again. I’ve even written two articles about it and I still can’t believe that this scenario is playing...
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Breaking News: Cameras were the problem for emergency responders in San Francisco plane crash (Satire)
Posted by: Nathan Salant SelectMedia

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-01-15 15:50:40 -0800 | travel-news

Now that we've all seen the photograph of a firefighter pointing out the location of an injured passenger to one of two fire trucks that eventually ran her over, we know what the real problem was: Firefighters have too many...
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Breaking News: Christie repeating Nixon's mistakes during Watergate
Posted by: HBKoplowitz SelectMedia

Fort Lee :: NJ :: USA | updated 2014-03-28 00:48:20 -0700 | political-news

When New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said "I am not a bully" during Thursday's marathon news conference, he seemed to be channeling his inner Nixon. Once upon a time, President Richard M. Nixon, another chief executive embroiled in a scandal,...
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Breaking News: Is your health product on the list? Major counterfeit raid in New York includes baby goods
Posted by: VeronicaS SelectMedia

New York City :: NY :: USA | updated 2014-03-17 15:36:17 -0700 | health-news

Authorities in New York have broken up a major counterfeit health goods operation on Long Island, and the fakes looked so real experts couldn’t tell the difference. The elaborate counterfeit operation, headed by two brothers from nondescript buildings in Oceanside,...
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Breaking News: Cheerios now being made without GMOs, General Mills announces
Posted by: Punditty

Minneapolis :: MN :: USA | updated 2014-01-05 18:29:05 -0800 | business-news

General Mills announced Thursday that its popular breakfast cereal Cheerios was no longer being made with Genetically Modified Organisms, making clear that the firm’s reasoning behind the change was based more on marketing strategy than safety concerns. In a blog...
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Breaking News: Little Pixie's 'Christmas Wish List'
Posted by: Jack J. Prather SelectMedia

Asheville :: NC :: USA | updated 2013-12-02 13:15:40 -0800 | humanitarian-news

It struck my heart like a thunderbolt. There I was, casually sitting with six members of our "Wednesday Lunch Bunch," at a table in a cozy downtown restaurant last week. Three guys were absent, those shirkers. The food was tasty,...
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