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  1. Wisconsin man threatens to kill President ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Local TV Station KTVZ

    A criminal complaint and arrest warrant were issued Thursday against a 55-year-old Tomah, Wisconsin man accused of threatening to kill President Barack Obama. Brian D. Dutcher, 55, allegedly told a security guard at a La Crosse library, "the usurper is here and if I get a chance I'll take him out and I'll take the shot," referring to Obama, who was in Wisconsin promoting his proposal for overtime pay reform.

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  2. Cuba, U.S. tie restoration attracts worldwide attentionRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Xinhuanet

    Cuba and the United States have jointly caught worldwide attention once again after announcing the resumption of diplomatic relations and the opening of embassies on each other's soil after 54 years of enmity. The historic decision which was contained in letters sent Wednesday to each other by Presidents Raul Castro and Barack Obama, was disclosed six months after the two leaders surprised the world with their determination to begin a process to renew ties.

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  3. Barack Obama, Alia Bhatt & Varun Dhawan: Top 6 celebrities who escaped death post major accidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | India.com

    There are many celebs who survived major car accidents or aircraft crash and here is the list of the ones who escaped death. B-town beauty Hema Malini is the latest celeb involved in car accident but got saved.

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  4. Barack Obama, the Voice of AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WWDE-FM Virginia Beach

    President Obama visited Tennessee this week to talk some more about Obamacare. He ran into a guy at a town meeting whose real name was Davy Crockett.

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  5. Shakira, America Ferrera slam Donald Trump for 'racist' remarksRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    Singer Shakira and actress America Ferrera are the latest celebrities to speak out against Donald Trump's recent "hateful and racist" comment about Mexican immigrants. While announcing his candidacy for America's next presidential election last month, Trump delivered remarks that ended up echoing across Mexico.

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  6. Ted Cruz and the Fallout for Fire IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Advocate

    This spring, following a particularly brutal winter, residents and business owners in the Fire Island Pines were jolted into a deep panic as, by Memorial Day weekend, a Facebook page calling for a boycott of 80% of the businesses there swelled to nearly 12,000 "likes." "I love what I do, and I was scared shitless," said Erin Black, a new mother who's been a part of the Pines community for 20 years and owns a flower shop, Beachscapes, in the harbor commercial district.

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  7. Nature decides our sexual persuasionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Like President Barack Obama, I was first opposed to gay marriage, but then the debate got my wheels spinning. Looking back at the biblical times, the patriarchs such as Abraham had multiple wives and many of them were his slaves, so even in the Bible, marriage as an institution has evolved.

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  8. European Union leaders unlikely to attend China's World War Two parade, envoy saysRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | AlertNet

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  9. David French 1 hour ago There is little question that millions of...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | National Review Online

    And there's certainly cause for concern. Are we weak? Not really, but the present administration has chosen weakness while our resurgent Islamist enemies cobble together the most potent jihadist army in modern history.

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  10. Deroy Murdock 1 hour ago Thanks to Tuesday's State Department...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | National Review Online

    Clinton's e-mail server is back in the news. The roughly 3,000 e-mails that State plopped on the media were among the 55,000 that Clinton supposedly surrendered before she wiped that server as clean as a chalkboard at the start of class.

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  11. The Hidden Script of US Militarization in HondurasRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Counterpunch

    On June 2, the United States announced that 180 Marines would be deployed to Honduras as a preventative measure primarily concerning the upcoming hurricane season.

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  12. Jonah Goldberg 5 hours ago Ben Wattenberg died this week at the age...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | National Review Online

    He gave me my first job in Washington, as his research assistant at the American Enterprise Institute, a Washington think tank. Ben was one of the last star pundits of what might be called the Old Order, before cable news and the Internet transformed the landscape.

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  13. Stop More Giant Truck-Trailers on Your HighwaysRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Counterpunch

    Are you one of the millions of people in the United States who drives a car every day? How do you react to the trucking industry, whose lobbyists with ample campaign cash swarm over Congress, pressing for a rider to a transportation appropriations bill to be passed to overturn laws in 39 states that currently ban unsafe double 33 foot tractor-trailer combinations? What is your opinion of another provision in this bill to permanently increase truck driver working and driving hours up to 82 hours per week, abolishing the "weekend off" for two nights of restorative rest? Or what is your view of various exemptions that allow current federal truck weight limits of 80,000 lbs.

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  14. Political Posturing in the United StatesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Counterpunch

    On July 1, President Barack Obama announced the re-establishment of diplomatic relations with Cuba, following a pointless, 54-year estrangement from that small, island nation. The president had said in December that relations between the two nations would be re-established, and with today's announcement of the re-opening of embassies in each nation's capital, a long and fruitless effort by the United States comes to an end.

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  15. Puerto Rico's Economic and Fiscal Crisis: Made in the U.S.A.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Counterpunch

    On Tuesday June 23, the Special Decolonization Committee of the United Nations heard 30 petitioners who came to denounce from various perspectives the colonial situation of Puerto Rico. For the 34th time the UN committee approved a resolution requesting that the United States allow Puerto Rico to exercise its right to self-determination and independence.

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  16. Texas: Super Tuesday's Biggest PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KTRH-AM Houston

    Texas primary voters are about to have a bigger say in next year's presidential race, maybe even more so for democrats. The Democratic National Committee denied a request by state democrats to continue their so-called "Texas Two-Step" way of allocating national convention delegates.

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  17. Sanders won't beat Clinton, but he'll affect her campaignRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Here are the elements of a presidential candidacy bound to go nowhere: 1960s radical leftist. Lived on a kibbutz.

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  18. Charleston church slayings' legacy should be a renewed sense of hopeRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    It is impossible to know whether the Charleston tragedy someday will be seen as a turning point in the nation's long, difficult struggle with race. But we can hope.

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  19. IRS-erased emails called errorRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NWAonline

    Investigators found no evidence that IRS employees were told to destroy or hide information in the probe of erased emails related to the tax agency's treatment of Tea Party groups, according to an internal report released late Thursday. While the 22-page report found no evidence that IRS employees intended to destroy data or hard drives, it also found that employees made no effort to uncover additional emails as Congress pressed for information.

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  20. Modernize state votingRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

    Since the election of Democratic President Barack Obama in 2008, Republican-controlled governments of 21 states have passed laws making it more difficult for eligible citizens to register to vote and actually cast ballots. Only a sound court decision prevented Pennsylvania from becoming the 22nd, after lawmakers passed a draconian voter identification law that House Republican leader Mike Turzai later characterized as a device to ensure that Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney would carry Pennsylvania in 2012.

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