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  1. Pennsylvania court: congressional map unconstitutionally gerrymanderedRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Reuters

    Pennsylvania's top court on Monday threw out the state's congressional map, ruling that Republican legislators unlawfully sought partisan advantage, and gave them three weeks to rework it in a decision that could boost Democratic chances of retaking the U.S. House of Representatives. In a 5-2 decision, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled the electoral map violated the state Constitution by manipulating the district boundaries to minimize the voting power of Democratic voters, a practice called partisan gerrymandering.

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  2. Federal workers frustrated by back-and-forth over shutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | KMIR 6

    As Congress appeared ready to reopen the government Monday on the third day of a shutdown, some federal workers said they are frustrated over a political battle that put their jobs on hold and left them in limbo. The shutdown effectively cleaved the federal workforce in half Monday as hundreds of thousands of workers were sent home while others who were declared essential stayed on the job.

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  3. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    28 min ago | Lucianne.com

    While the Establishment Media continues its fabricated government shutdown hysteria through the weekend, some Republicans continue to demand the public be allowed to see a memo which apparently shows a shocking abuse of power during the Obama administration that, among other things, attempted to unduly influence the 2016 Election outcome. Members of Congress like Peter King are right when they say the memo might very well be a threat to security - namely THEIR security as millions of Economy: No question about it - one year into President TrumpA s first term, the economy is on a roll, creating wealth, income and jobs for Americans, and building opportunities for the young.

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  4. The Latest: GOP to seek a stop to gerrymandering caseRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | NewsOK.com

    Top Republican lawmakers say they are outraged by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court's decision to strike down the boundaries of the state's 18 congressional districts and will ask the U.S. Supreme Court to halt it. Pennsylvania's top two Republican state senators, Joe Scarnati and Jake Corman, said Monday that the state court's decision oversteps its legal authority.

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  5. Alabama seeks approval for execution of 67-year-old inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Alabama is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to let it proceed with this week's scheduled execution of a 67-year-old inmate whose lawyers say can no longer remember his crime. The Alabama attorney general's office told justices in a filing Monday that the state's high court last year ruled the execution could proceed and should do so again.

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  6. Utah lawmakers to take on taxes, Medicaid, DUI law this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | NewsOK.com

    Utah lawmakers kicked off their annual whirlwind legislative session Monday with plans to dig in on tax reform, Medicaid and more. Chief among lawmakers' priorities will be setting a budget that sends significant money to education, with a hope to boost Utah's low per-pupil spending and stave off a ballot initiative led by a group of business leaders that would hike Utah taxes to pay for schools.

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  7. The Latest: Cornyn says Trump eager to work on immigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | NewsOK.com

    The No. 2 Senate Republican says President Donald Trump is eager to involve himself in the immigration debate and "reach a solution."

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  8. 'We're Back at Square One'Read the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | The Atlantic

    Pro-immigrant activists reacted to news of a bipartisan pact to reopen the federal government with disappointment, resignation, and in some cases, outright anger at Democrats for agreeing to the deal. "[Democrats] turned their back on us," said Eliso Magos, a Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals beneficiary, and an organizer for CASA, a Maryland-based organization that focuses on Latinos and immigrants.

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  9. The Bar That Sold No AlcoholRead the original story

    28 min ago | Drudge Retort

    It all came to Johanna Corman after four nights of tossing and turning. "I had this whole vision," she said.

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  10. Joy Reid: Media Is Biased In Favor Of RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | The Daily Caller

    "There is nothing so predictable as media spin in favor of Republicans," Reid tweeted on Monday, presumably in response to coverage of the government shutdown. Many establishment media outlets placed blame on Democrats for the shutdown because they blocked a spending bill from passing the Senate with 60 votes.

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  11. Sanders: DREAMers 'Should Storm Capitol Hill'Read the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | The Daily Caller

    White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Monday that DREAMers should "storm Capitol Hill" if they are worried about losing legal protections under the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. The majority of Senate Democrats agreed Monday afternoon to a bill that keeps the government funded through Feb. 8 and provides six years of funding for the Children's Health Insurance Program .

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  12. Here's What Abortion Looks Like In America Since Roe v. WadeRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | The Daily Caller

    Since the Supreme Court's passage of Roe vs. Wade in 1973, America has seen a staggering number of unborn babies aborted across the country, as well as a fierce effort to normalize abortions. Last year marked 7,132,130 babies aborted at Planned Parenthood since Margaret Sanger's founding of the abortion organization.

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  13. Jim Acosta Whines That CNN Didn't Get Questions During The WH BriefingRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | The Daily Caller

    CNN chief White House correspondent Jim Acosta is chuffed that he didn't get to ask any questions at Monday's White House press briefing. Acosta was so upset about not getting any airtime that he sarcastically tweeted how "bizarre" it is that the White House didn't call on him.

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  14. North Korean Olympic Delegation May Be Packed Full Of Undercover State Security AgentsRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | The Daily Caller

    "The group that [North Korea] will send to the Games will definitely include state security agents ," Lee Ji Young told the Daily NK. "It has always been that way, and they will do it this time as well."

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  15. CNN Says The Government Shutdown Opened Earth To Doomsday Asteroid StrikeRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | The Daily Caller

    CNN ran a hyperbolic segment Friday warning that the entire planet was left vulnerable to a strike from an asteroid because of the government shutdown. CNN's Tom Foreman claimed that the shutdown of "non-essential" government functions essentially left America and the rest of the planet at the mercy of giant space rocks as captured by Grabienews.

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  16. There's Another Hilarious 'Dundee: The Son of a Legend Returns Home' PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | The Daily Caller

    The plot of the movie, according to IMDB , is, "Crocodile Dundee is back. Well, actually, he's missing in the Outback.

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  17. Rupert Murdoch: 'Serious Lack Of Transparency,' Potential ...Read the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | The Daily Caller

    Rupert Murdoch, executive chairman of News Corp, said Monday that while he believes Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is "a sincere person," many are still worried about "a serious lack of transparency" and "political bias at these powerful platforms." Murdoch said those two areas of concern should make publishers wary of their respective and collective relationships with Facebook, as well as the company's business structure.

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  18. Christopher Nolan Eyes A New Actor For Next 007Read the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | The Daily Caller

    Daniel Craig may be the current James Bond but "Spectre" film editor Lee Smith could have some insider information on who'll play the next 007. When speaking with UK newspaper the Daily Star , Smith told reporters he has his eye on a newcomer and the new favorite may come as a surprise to most.

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  19. Watch This Sneak Peek For The Docu-Series 'Chain Of Command'Read the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | The Daily Caller

    A new National Geographic documentary series titled "Chain of Command" captures on-the-ground footage to the U.S. military's commitment to fighting international extremism. The series captures footage from Iraq, Afghanistan, Northern Africa and the Caribbean from 2016 to 2017.

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  20. Here's A Leaked Draft Of Trump's Infrastructure PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | The Daily Caller

    A leaked report on the long-awaited infrastructure project may show the White House's priorities and how the project will approach funding. The report, attributed to the White House and released by Politico Monday, lays out the "funding principles" and the "principles for infrastructure improvements" in President Donald Trump's plan to revitalize U.S. infrastructure.

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