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GOP Senate Candidate Gets Trolled Over A Very Unfortunate Typo Trump doubles down on firing anthem protesters (Yahoo Sports)

GOP Senate Candidate Gets Trolled Over A Very Unfortunate TypoRoy Moore, the arch-conservative Republican running for a U.S. Senate seat in Alabama, doesn’t believe in evolution.


Trump doubles down on firing anthem protesters

President Donald Trump took to Twitter to repeat his criticism of NFL players who have kneeled during the national anthem.


As Russia probe turns to fake Facebook ads, Trump follows with a tweet Sources: Anthony headed to Oklahoma City (Yahoo Sports)

As Russia probe turns to fake Facebook ads, Trump follows with a tweetPresident Trump continued his efforts to belittle accusations of Russian meddling in the 2016 election on Friday, turning to the latest set of charges, involving targeted political ads placed on Facebook by accounts linked to the Kremlin.


Sources: Anthony headed to Oklahoma City

The Knicks will ship Carmelo Anthony to the Thunder for Enes Kanter, Doug McDermott and a 2018 second-round draft pick.


Mass Killer Scott Dekraai Gets Life In Prison In Case Tainted By Government Misconduct Premier League roundup: City, United stay top (Yahoo Sports)

Mass Killer Scott Dekraai Gets Life In Prison In Case Tainted By Government Misconduct― Scott Dekraai, the shooter in the worst mass killing in Orange County, California, history, was sentenced on Friday to eight consecutive life terms in prison without the possibility of parole, rather than receiving the death penalty, because of government misconduct linked to a jail informant program.


Premier League roundup: City, United stay top

The Manchester clubs remained atop the table with convincing wins, while Alvaro Morata starred in Chelsea's rout.


Mexico earthquake: Strong 6.2-magnitude earthquake hits Mexico City, monitor says Trump confronts NFL with fight it doesn't want (Yahoo Sports)

Mexico earthquake: Strong 6.2-magnitude earthquake hits Mexico City, monitor saysA powerful 6.2 magnitude earthquake has hit Mexico City, a Mexican monitoring body has said, and there are reports from witnesses of buildings shaking. The United States Geological Survey said that the earthquake was an aftershock from a previous quake, and that already vulnerable buildings could be in danger of collapse from previous damage. “I was frightened because I thought, not again!” Alejandra Castellanos, who was on the second floor in a central neighbourhood of the city, told the Associated Press.


Trump confronts NFL with fight it doesn't want

Roger Goodell and the NFL responded to President Donald Trump's comments on protests and player safety, but it's far from over.


James Comey's Speech Derailed By Protests During Howard University Convocation Free Game of the Day: Indians-Mariners (Yahoo Sports)

James Comey's Speech Derailed By Protests During Howard University ConvocationFormer FBI director James Comey faced loud protests throughout his speech at Howard University’s convocation ceremony Friday, as activists chanted and sang traditional African-American spirituals over his remarks.


Carlos Carrasco looks to help the Indians rebound from a walk-off loss to Seattle on Friday night.


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Why U.S. Engagement Policy Is The Correct One

Invariably, when one thinks of the efficacy of a nation’s military, the mind’s eye is drawn to the ability of that country to deliver a \"warhead onto the forehead\" of their enemies. Indeed, owing to the Pentagon’s slick packaging of the First Gulf War, modern conflict, in the American mind, became synonymous with high-tech toys, grainy videos of successful missile shots, and a quick resolution of hostilities.

Living Wages Are A Global Problem

The recent protests for an increased minimum wage are part of a larger global protest. The purpose is the same for low wage earners all over the world; increase wages to match the cost of living, and allow workers to form unions if desired and needed. The global protest has gained media attention all over the world, but critics claim that is the only accomplishment the movement will have.

Ukraine: Not What It Seems

After tense days of fighting this week, people in Ukraine are mourning the dead and celebrating the removal of President Victor Yanukovych from power. The final struggle that began on February 18, was the bloodiest endured by the protesters of Euromaidan. By February 22 the fighting was over.

In a Five to Four Decision, Voting Just Got Harder

In a five to four decision along party lines, the Supreme Court ruled on the controversial Shelby County v. Holder case. The ruling, believed by many sets the nation back decades in Civil Rights, while others see it as the fault of Congress dropping the ball on updating the act when it should have years ago.

Coup Or Civil War In Egypt

The day after new protests erupted in Egypt the military in a show of support presented an ultimatum to Mohamed Morsi and the Muslim Brotherhood-led government. Morsi was to step down from power and meet all of the demands of the Egyptian people, or face being removed by the military on Wednesday. As the ultimatum deadline draws closer in Egypt, Morsi refuses to leave, insisting that parliamentary elections are needed before he should be removed, and that he doesn't have permission from the United States to remove himself from power. Most recently he stated he will pay with his life to preserve the sanctity of the ballot box.

 

 
 
 
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