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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: 'Redoing' the news: The Walmart betrayal
Posted by: larsknutson SelectMedia

Mountain View :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-05-14 03:34:58 -0700 | political-news

In keeping with the tradition started by HBO's "The Newsroom," I think it's necessary to "redo" a piece of yesterday's news. On Friday, President Barack Obama praised the virtues of solar energy power from the rather dubious venue of a...
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Breaking News: Tea party shocker: Eric Cantor booted in favor of far-right newcomer
Posted by: PrairieDogPress

Saint Charles :: VA :: USA | updated 2014-06-14 16:37:17 -0700 | political-news

In a shocking first-ever ouster of a US House of Representatives majority leader, Eric Cantor lost to a tea party challenger Tuesday night in Virginia’s 7th congressional district primary, a man who is virtually unknown in political circles. Cantor went...
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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: If a revolution is at hand, where will 'the Negro' stand?
Posted by: tjlarson SelectMedia

Colorado Springs :: CO :: USA | updated 2014-05-02 05:41:52 -0700 | disasters-news

Hailed by some as a hero for his courageous stand against the government, Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy has become the de facto poster-person of sorts for American patriotism, but recent remarks by Bundy have cast a shadow on his particular...
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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: Could microchip implants presage George Orwell's chilling novel '1984'?
Posted by: Barry Ellsworth SelectMedia

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-07-14 04:33:32 -0700 | technology-news

Americans should beware the radio-frequency identification microchip because the danger it could lead to Big Brother watching and controlling you is a possibility, if remote. The technology available to implant RFIDs in citizens is here and now, but it is...
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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: Minnesota becomes first state to ban antibacterial soap
Posted by: Elizabeth Renter

Raleigh :: NC :: USA | updated 2014-05-22 09:15:03 -0700 | health-news

In our world, where chemicals make up everything from the food we eat to our household cleaners and even eyeglasses, it could blend in as just another obscure compound. But in recent years, we’ve slowly been waking up to the...
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Breaking News: Blackhawks lock up studs Kane and Toews with monster contracts
Posted by: Matthew Shovlin

Chicago :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-07-09 16:14:27 -0700 | sports-news

Back in summer 2007, the Chicago Blackhawks were riding a five-year playoff drought, and they had made the playoffs just once over the past nine seasons. In the 2007-08 season, however, they drastically turned things around. The 2007 first overall...
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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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