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  1. Armed Confederate supporters interrupt black child's birthday party with racial slurs, death threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Kos

    In an Atlanta suburb this past weekend, Melissa Alford and her family were hosting an outdoor birthday party in Douglasville, Georgia, when a convoy of seven large pickup trucks donning Confederate flags interrupted the party and pulled into the grass. The occupants then called them niggers and threatened them with violence , according to multiple eyewitnesses, who also stated that the men actually flashed guns at them: One of at least two cellphone videos from the incident shows Douglasville police officers holding back a group of black men and women as at least seven pickup trucks drive off.

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  2. Jeb Bush Calls Trump's Immigration Comments 'Vulgar'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NBC San Diego

    Presidential candidate and former Florida governor Jeb Bush spoke to Telemundo's Jose Diaz-Balart on Monday, July 27, 2015, speaking about Donald Trump's remarks on immigration and other topics. Donald Trump's controversial comments on undocumented immigrants "offended millions of people," former Florida governor Jeb Bush said of his fellow Republican presidential candidate in a Spanish-language interview Monday.

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  3. Exclusive: Cruz defendsHuckabee, accuses Obamaof gutter politicsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Lucianne.com

    President Obama and Jeb Bush have drawn the ire of Sen. Ted Cruz after they attacked Gov. Mike Huckabee for his comments about the Iran nuclear deal. Huckabee said the president's Iran policy would "take the Israelis and march them to the door of the oven."

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  4. Hillary Video Spoofs Frankensteinto Mock GOPers on Climate ChangeRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Lucianne.com

    When horror film enthusiasts watched classic pieces like Frankenstein, Dracula, or The Cabinet Of Dr. Caligari in the past, they probably weren't thinking about how the best scenes could be incorporated into attack ads about global warming and reckless fossil fuel use. This is where Hillary Clinton comes in.

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  5. Obama lashes out at GOP candidates for 'ridiculous' claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Dallas Morning News

    President Barack Obama on Monday lashed out at Republican presidential candidates for making what he called "ridiculous" claims about his policies and "outrageous attacks" that crossed the line of political decorum. At a news conference while visiting Ethiopia, Obama defended the international nuclear agreement he and other world leaders reached with Iran and he bristled at the assertion by former Gov. Mike Huckabee of Arkansas that the president's policy would "take the Israelis and march them to the door of the oven."

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  6. Brit Hume: - Hypocrite' Cruz AttacksMcConnell But Refuses to Badmouth TrumpRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Lucianne.com

    Fox News' Brit Hume called out Ted Cruz as an "obvious hypocrite" tonight for attacking Mitch McConnell while refusing to say a bad word about Donald Trump. Even as almost all of his Republican rivals have criticized Trump in one way or another, Cruz has repeatedly refused to do so.

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  7. EDITORIAL: Where is a strong left-wing Democratic presidential candidateRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    If the Democrats want to be taken seriously, and something more than a party of self-righteous whiners, they must start acting like the party of Franklin D. Roosevelt, Harry S. Truman and John F. Kennedy . All the fun shouldn't be left to the Republicans.

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  8. Jeb Bush: Huckabee Should - Tone Down the Rhetoric' onIsrael-Iran-Obama CommentsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Lucianne.com

    Former Gov. Jeb Bush distanced himself from comments made by former Gov. Mike Huckabee , his competitor in the Republican presidential primary, regarding the Obama administration's nuclear deal with Iran, although he shares Huckabee's criticism for the deal itself. GOV. BUSH: The Iran deal is horrific and it creates far more dangers and problems than it solves.

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  9. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Lucianne.com

    The Republican chairman of a powerful House committee called for the removal of the IRS commissioner Monday, saying he has obstructed congressional investigations into the treatment of conservative groups. Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, sent a letter Monday to President Barack Obama, asking him to remove IRS Commissioner John Koskinen.

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  10. GOP House chairman calls on Obama to remove IRS commissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Chaffetz, R-Utah, sent a letter July 27 to President Bara... . FILE - In this June 2, 2015, file photo Internal Revenue Service Commissioner John Koskinen testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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  11. Cardinals name woman to training camp coach positionRead the original story

    1 hr ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The district attorney investigating the death of Sandra Bland says he's bringing in a committee of outside attorneys to review evidence as it's collected. A committee of outside attorneys will assist the Texas district attorney investigating the death of Sandra Bland, the black woman who authorities say hanged herself in her jail cell three days after a traffic stop by a... A judge in Georgia is correcting the record about a mental health evaluation of the man who killed two people and himself inside a Louisiana movie theater last week.

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  12. VIDEO: Behind the Trump SurgeRead the original story

    1 hr ago | GretaWire

    Donald Trump is at the top - or near the top - in polls in New Hampshire and Iowa; plus, Pres. Obama takes swipes at Trump and Mike Huckabee from overseas. Watch our ON THE RECORD political panel weigh in on these topics and more and join the debate!

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  13. Boy Scouts of America end total ban on gay adultsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Atlanta

    The Boy Scouts of America's top policy-making board planned a... . FILE - In this May 23, 2014, file photo, former Defense Secretary Robert Gates addresses the Boy Scouts of America's annual meeting in Nashville, Tenn., after being selected as the organization's new president.

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  14. China needs coordinative public diplomacyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | China Daily

    Chinese President Xi Jinping, left, meets with his US counterpart Barack Obama on the sidelines of the Nuclear Security Summit in The Hague on March 24, 2014. [Photo/Agencies] President Xi Jinping's scheduled visit to the United States in September is likely to create new opportunities for not only consolidating the "new type of major-power relationship" between Beijing and Washington, but also China's public diplomacy vis-a-vis the US.

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  15. House, Senate clash over highway bill ahead of deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WHDH

    Senate Minority Leader Sen. Harry Reid of Nev. arrives at the Capitol Building before the Senate convenes for a Sunday session on Capitol Hill in Washington, Sunday, July 26, 2015.

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  16. Rubio: US has 'long' and 'painful' history of discriminationRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KBMT

    Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio says the United States must acknowledge a "painful" history of racial discrimination that still affects many minorities. Rubio told reporters in South Carolina on Monday that the biggest problems are a lack of economic opportunity and sour relationships between minority communities and law enforcement.

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  17. Are shareholders taking too big a bite of the profits apple?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Independent

    The Bank of England's chief economist is the latest to warn that companies' dividend payouts are too high while investment is too low Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Is capitalism devouring itself? It's an argument that people have been making since Karl Marx's time.

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  18. Zogby: Biden May Jump in Race as Clinton Viewed 'Unelectable'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News Max

    Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is still the strong frontrunner in the Democratic presidential race, but continuing problems regarding her email server and low voter-trust numbers will eventually bring in another candidate, pollster John Zogby tells Newsmax TV. That person might very well be Vice President Joe Biden, Zogby told "Newsmax Prime" host J.D. Hayworth on Monday.

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  19. Huckabee to Newsmax: Israel Is 'Warm-Up Act' Before Iran Takes on USRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News Max

    Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee has refused to back down from his comments over the weekend that the nuclear deal with Iran will march the Israelis "to the door of the oven," and tells Newsmax TV that Israel is "only the warm-up act." "This is not just about Israel, this is about us," Huckabee told "Newsmax Prime" host J.D. Hayworth on Monday.

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  20. Obama knocks Huckabee, Trump for slide in Republican rhetoricRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Jewish Journal

    President Barack Obama criticized Republican presidential candidates Mike Huckabee and Donald Trump on Monday for their blunt rhetoric about the Iran nuclear agreement and other issues, calling it damaging to political debate. Huckabee, one of more than a dozen candidates vying for the Republican presidential nomination, denounced a deal with world powers over Iran's nuclear program by saying Obama was marching Israelis "to the door of the oven," a reference to the Nazi gas chambers that killed millions of Jews in the Holocaust.

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