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Breaking News: Obama's planned executive action on immigration is his 2014 midterm strategy
Posted by: JOHN-THOMAS DIDYMUS SelectMedia

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-07-30 20:47:35 -0700 | political-news

Analysts are saying that the Obama administration's plan to take new executive action on immigration is a tactic aimed at goading Republicans into making a move that could backfire in the coming midterm elections. With Democrats facing an uphill task...
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Breaking News: It's unofficial, but it's a campaign: Rand Paul plans three-day tour of Iowa
Posted by: Punditty SelectMedia

Des Moines :: IA :: USA | updated 2014-07-30 18:02:02 -0700 | political-news

Commentary Republican Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky, one of several probable 2016 Republican presidential candidates and the current front-runner in some polls, will be visiting every major media market in Iowa during a three-day swing through the Hawkeye State Aug....
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Breaking News: Anti-immigration scholar: Being 'hung, drawn and quartered is probably too good' for Obama
Posted by: JOHN-THOMAS DIDYMUS SelectMedia

Sebring :: FL :: USA | updated 2014-07-28 15:06:20 -0700 | political-news

A senior policy analyst with a conservative think tank that supports reducing immigration into the US told a tea party gathering last week that being "hung, drawn and quartered" was too good for Obama on account of his use of...
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Breaking News: New York court says parents spanking their children is ‘a reasonable use of force'
Posted by: VeronicaS SelectMedia

New York City :: NY :: USA | updated 2014-07-28 07:48:43 -0700 | disasters-news

A New York appeals court ruled Wednesday that spanking a child is not child abuse but rather “a reasonable use of force.” The case in question involved a Long Island father who was found guilty of child endangerment by a...
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Breaking News: Constitution suffers major accident; Bill of Rights listed in critical condition
Posted by: tjlarson SelectMedia

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-07-30 10:21:43 -0700 | political-news

Commentary “We the people of the United States, in order to form a more perfect union, establish justice, insure domestic tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general welfare, and secure the blessings of liberty to ourselves and our...
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Breaking News: Forensic evidence review casts doubt on federal law enforcement
Posted by: Mike Sarzo SelectMedia

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-07-30 20:09:27 -0700 | disasters-news

Opinion Word of a Justice Department and FBI investigation into the use of forensic evidence announced July 8 has turned into a crisis of confidence in law enforcement. The review determined that there were thousands of errors over the span...
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Breaking News: GOP's voter-enthusiasm edge driven by middle-income earners, Pew survey reveals
Posted by: Punditty SelectMedia

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-07-27 14:57:28 -0700 | political-news

Commentary In 2006, American voters were so fed up with Republican President George W. Bush that they handed control of the US House of Representatives to Democrats for the first time in 12 years. In 2010, voters were so disappointed...
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Breaking News: Flawed federal forensic evidence provides yet another argument against death penalty
Posted by: JOHN-THOMAS DIDYMUS SelectMedia

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-07-30 20:02:22 -0700 | disasters-news

A review of criminal convictions spanning two decades by the FBI and Justice Department has found flawed forensic testimony in nearly every case reviewed. The FBI found the emerging evidence of ubiquitous flawed forensic testimony so disturbing that investigators stopped...
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Breaking News: Black box black schmox: What's really going on in Ukraine? (Part 1)
Posted by: HBKoplowitz SelectMedia

Boca Raton :: FL :: USA | updated 2014-07-27 14:44:50 -0700 | disasters-news

Author's note: This is the first of a two-part series. Part 2 can be accessed here. Now that pro-Russian separatists have turned over the flight recorders from the second Malaysian Airlines disaster, will the mainstream media finally stop obsessing over...
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Breaking News: California drought:  There's gold and ghost towns in them thar' rivers and streams
Posted by: Dava Castillo SelectMedia

Sutter Creek :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-07-29 14:14:31 -0700 | green-news

Author's note: This report is part of an occasional series on how the drought in California is affecting individual communities in the state and beyond. I will be drawing on my experiences as a master gardener, my personal gardening book...
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Breaking News: More Americans avoiding soda as awareness of health risks increases, Gallup survey finds
Posted by: Punditty

Princeton :: NJ :: USA | updated 2014-07-29 03:30:55 -0700 | health-news

Sixty-three percent of respondents to a Gallup survey conducted July 7-10 and released Monday said they actively try to avoid soda, an increase of 12 percent from a similar survey taken in 2004. The survey included 1,013 US adults 18...
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Breaking News: US tops chart for climate change denial as NOAA says oceans are hotter than ever
Posted by: PrairieDogPress

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-07-30 15:49:06 -0700 | political-news

An ever-growing mountain of facts and scientific studies to support man-made climate change—not to mention extreme weather incidents and changing seasonal patterns being experienced every day—wasn’t enough information to keep the United States from taking the top spot in...
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Breaking News: Scientists: Sixth mass extinction on steroids thanks to humans, climate change
Posted by: PrairieDogPress

Los Angeles :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-07-26 14:11:21 -0700 | technology-news

Extinction is forever and the latest report says that 322 species have disappeared from Earth, never to be seen, heard or experienced again. But scientists say those numbers are increasing at an unnaturally expedited rate. A Stanford University study released...
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Breaking News: Guns good, breasts bad; open carry group furious over 'skanky topless libtards'
Posted by: Daniel Koeker SelectMedia

Austin :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-07-30 06:56:42 -0700 | political-news

America is the home of the brave, and you’ll find no braver patriots than those participating in the open carry movement. Those taking part in the movement walk around in public, sometimes in groups, armed with various rifles, pistols and...
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Breaking News: Black box black schmox: What's really going on in Ukraine? (Part 2)
Posted by: HBKoplowitz SelectMedia

Boca Raton :: FL :: USA | updated 2014-07-27 16:51:04 -0700 | disasters-news

Author's note: This concludes a two-part series. Part 1 is here. While the mainstream media continue to focus on the shootdown of a Malaysian airliner, they are providing a one-sided perspective on the Ukrainian civil war, when they report on...
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