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The mayor of Carbon Hill, Alabama, resigned over the weekend, shortly after he posted his frustration with the University of Alabama football program for its support of Black Lives Matter, ESPN reported. Mayor Mark Chambers turned in his letter of resignation on Saturday, the same day he wrote that he was selling his University of
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A terrified mother’s 911 call about protesters in the streets of Fredericksburg, Virginia, has garnered the attention not only of a regional radio host but also Fox News’ Tucker Carlson. What are the details? The incident took place June 13 during a protest authorized by the city, according to Fredericksburg Today. The caller to 911,
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President Donald Trump on Friday signed an executive order that will create financial consequences for cities and states that do not protect federal monuments from vandals who attempt to deface, remove, or destroy them, Fox News reported. What’s this about? The president tweeted Friday about a “very strong” executive order calling for severe prison sentences
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On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a Louisiana abortion law holding abortion clinics to higher medical standards, thus protecting the health of women seeking to kill their unborn babies. The four liberals on the Court upheld the standard set in Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt (2016), ruling that a law restricting a woman’s access
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Over the weekend, a video of a police officer went viral. In that video, an unidentified police officer explains that he was called to provide security for protesters. The irony, the officer explained, is that the protesters requested police presence for a…wait for it…”defund the police” rally. “So I come in this morning and we’re
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Oklahoma City prosecutors are charging three violent protesters, who allegedly participated in demonstrations triggered by the killing of George Floyd, with terrorism. Oklahoma County District Attorney David Prater announced Friday that he has charged 21-year-old Isael Antonio Ortiz, 26-year-old Eric Christopher Ruffin, and 18-year-old Malachai Davis with terrorism, the Oklahoman reported. During protests on May
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Starz’s Hightown has it all. June 28’s episode, “Everybody’s Got a Cousin” contains the random opportunity to mention “global warming” and curse President Donald Trump.  In the episode, fisherman Michael McCarthy (Michael Park) joins in on bashing Trump when Jackie Quiñones, an officer of the National Marine Fisheries Services, comes sniffing around his boat. Jackie:
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Nearly half of all COVID-19 deaths in the United States are connected to nursing homes and long-term care centers, according to a new report from the New York Times. The analysis found that there were more than 54,000 residents and workers at nursing homes and long-term care centers who have died from coronavirus-related illnesses. There
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The coronavirus could spell disaster for President Donald Trump, according to Newt Gingrich. Gingrich, the former speaker of the House, predicted Friday that if a second wave of COVID-19 infections trigger new lockdown measures, especially in states that have already lifted lockdowns, Trump will “probably” lose re-election. “I think the jury is out. If Trump
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Four men have been charged for attempting to topple a statue of President Andrew Jackson near the White House last week. The suspects have been charged with the destruction of federal property, the U.S. Justice Department announced on Saturday. The four men were at protests at Lafayette Square in Washington, D.C., on Monday. The men
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Earlier this week, Democrats blocked the Republican-written police reform bill, the JUSTICE Act. President Trump responded to this disgrace by pointing out the Democrats have a crappy record when it comes to crime. “You hear about certain places like Chicago and you hear about what’s going on in Detroit and other cities, all Democrat-run. Every
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Michigan police have finally announced criminal charges against the suspect who brutally attacked a Macy’s store manager. On Friday afternoon, Genesee County Prosecutor David Leyton announced he has charged 18-year-old Damire Palmer with “assault to do great bodily harm less than murder,” WJRT-TV reported. The crime is a felony and carries a maximum prison sentence
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Brands have axed problematic marketing in recent weeks, including Eskimo Pies, Uncle Ben’s, and Aunt Jemima. Now, companies are discontinuing the use of certain words that they believe could potentially offend. The words “whitening,” “fair,” and “master bedroom” are allegedly considered controversial. The Houston Association of Realtors will no longer use the word “master” to
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Princeton University announced that former U.S. President Woodrow Wilson’s name will be removed from its public policy school and one of its residential colleges because his “racist views and policies make him an inappropriate namesake.” Princeton University president Christopher Eisgruber released a statement on Saturday outlining why Wilson was no longer worthy of having a
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Spanish scientists have found traces of the coronavirus in water sewage samples dating back to March 2019, suggesting the novel virus that triggered the current pandemic emerged from China much earlier than the Chinese Community Party previously admitted. According to Reuters, the University of Barcelona revealed Friday that scientists discovered parts of the COVID-19 genome
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