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Twin Brothers, 7, Fight Off Alleged Carjacker

Huffington Post – by Hilary Hanson Don’t mess with Texas kids. Seven-year-old twin brothers from San Antonio are credited with fighting off a carjacker, according to My Fox Austin. Lucia Lozada, their mother, told KSAT that on Thursday afternoon, she was about … Continue reading

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Russia Wants Permanent Moon Base

Eurasia Review – by MINA While the West is busy staging coups around the world, Moscow today set out plans to conquer and colonise space, including a permanent manned moon base. Deputy premier Dmitry Rogozin said: ‘We are coming to … Continue reading

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These States Are Most Likely To Legalize Weed Next. Will You Have A Happier 4/20 In 2015?

Huffington Post- by Nick Wing A version of this story first appeared in January. For the first 4/20 ever, people will gather in Colorado this weekend to show support for fully legal marijuana. Just months after the state opened its … Continue reading

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Drone Pilots Are Suffering From Low Morale: GAO Report

Huffington Post – by Amanda Terkel WASHINGTON — The negative attention on drone strikes appears to be taking a toll on the people who control these unmanned aircraft, with a new government report finding that Air Force drone pilots are suffering … Continue reading

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The Great Lakes Are Still Almost Half Frozen

The Huffington Post – by Joseph Erbentraut Though more than a month has passed since ice coverage on the Great Lakes reached a near-record high, the amount of ice that still remains could have a big impact on the environment in the … Continue reading

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California farmers to get more water

Yahoo News – by Scott Smith FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Drought-stricken California farmers and cities are set to get more water as state and federal officials ease cutbacks due to recent rain and snow, officials announced on Friday. The Department … Continue reading

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US arrests about 80 immigrants at Texas camp

Yahoo News McALLEN, Texas (AP) — At least 80 immigrants suspected of entering the United States illegally have been arrested in a makeshift encampment in South Texas. They were found in an undeveloped patch of scrub near an abandoned tennis … Continue reading

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Texas taxpayers to pay Perry’s legal fees

KVUE – by TONY PLOHETSKI AUSTIN — Texas taxpayers will pay the legal defense fees for Gov. Rick Perry, who is under criminal investigation for allegedly illegally withholding state money from the Travis County District Attorney’s office. KVUE News and the … Continue reading

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Chelsea Clinton: I’m Pregnant!

Yahoo News – by LIZ KREUTZ  Former – and potentially future – First Daughter Chelsea Clinton made the big reveal on Thursday: She’s pregnant. She announced the news during a speech in New York City with her mother, Hillary Clinton, at … Continue reading

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Texas has been holding this man hostage for 12,600 days

Yahoo News – by Andrew Cohen Last week, in a decision that contorted both law and fact, a state judge ruled against an illiterate, intellectually disabled black man named Jerry Hartfield. Hartfield has been imprisoned for more than 33 years … Continue reading

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Veterans blast op-ed that labels them as potential domestic terrorists

Examiner – by Joe Newby On Tuesday, an op-ed at the New York Times attempted to link veterans to white supremacist groups, citing the recent Overland Park, Kansas, shootings in which Frazier Glenn Miller — a veteran with a long history of white supremacist activity … Continue reading

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Portland, Ore., is dumping 38 million gallons of drinking water because of a urinating teenager

Washington Post – by MARK BERMAN It took one teenager urinating in a reservoir for the city of Portland, Ore., to dump enough water to fill about 57 Olympic-size swimming pools, even though the water was deemed to be safe. A … Continue reading

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Flyers Distributed In Troubled Eastern Ukrainian City Call On Jews To Register

CBS New York NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – As Jews across the Tri-State area are celebrating Passover, a chilling new development is taking place in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk, which has recently been caught up in a wave of pro-Russian turmoil. Flyers, … Continue reading

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GOA Slams Bloomberg and Justice Stevens for their Idiotic Ideas on the 2nd Amendment

Gun Owners of America The founders did not establish a right to bear arms,” GOA’s Erich Pratt was quoted as saying to Newsmax.  “They assumed it already existed [and] said that it ‘shall not be infringed.’ [But] gun-control advocates frequently … Continue reading

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Feds accused of leaving trail of wreckage after Nevada ranch standoff

Fox News – by William La Jeunesse The federal agency that backed down over the weekend in a tense standoff with a Nevada rancher is being accused of leaving a trail of wreckage behind. Fox News toured the damage — allegedly … Continue reading

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Bloomberg Plans a $50 Million Challenge to the N.R.A.

New York Times – by JEREMY W. PETERS Michael R. Bloomberg, making his first major political investment since leaving office, plans to spend $50 million this year building a nationwide grass-roots network to motivate voters who feel strongly about curbing gun … Continue reading

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Social Security stops trying to collect on old debts by seizing tax refunds

Washington Post – by Marc Fisher The Social Security Administration announced Monday that it will immediately cease efforts to collect on taxpayers’ debts to the government that are more than 10 years old. The action comes after The Washington Post reported that … Continue reading

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Malaysia jet search area too deep for submarine

AOL – by MARGIE MASON PERTH, Australia (AP) — The search area for the missing Malaysian jet has proved too deep for a robotic submarine which was hauled back to the surface of the Indian Ocean less than half way through … Continue reading

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NASA’s putting plants inside special ‘pillows’ to grow veggies in space

Ventura Beat – by Eric Blattberg NASA and SpaceX are blasting a bunch of lettuce into orbit. As part of the SpaceX-3 resupply mission to the International Space Station, SpaceX’s Dragon craft is carrying a plant growth chamber called Veggie. U.S. astronauts aboard the ISS will … Continue reading

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Cowboys and Indians – The Keystone Pipeline unites two groups in opposition to the project.

Houston Press – by Dianna Wray Cowboys and Indians are usually on opposing sides in stories of the Old West, but the modern variations have found something to unite them: opposing the Keystone XL Pipeline. The Keystone XL Pipeline is a 1,700-mile … Continue reading

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