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Ventura County Star
Bravo: local residents receive recognitionnationwide. The award is funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to stu
Bravo: local residents receive recognition
Ventura County Star / Posted 3 days ago
nationwide. The award is funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to students of African-American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian American/Pacific Islander or Hispanic American heritage who have excelled in the areas of leadership,... Read more
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Task & Purpose
Sleep Disorders Among Troops Are More Damaging Than We Realizefrom sleep opportunities.”Soldiers, from the 509th Parachute Infantry Regiment,
Sleep Disorders Among Troops Are More Damaging Than We Realize
Task & Purpose / Posted 5 days ago
from sleep opportunities.”Soldiers, from the 509th Parachute Infantry Regiment, are shown during a 19-hour flight from Alaska to Australia trying to get some sleep on the floor and seats of a Royal Australian Air Force C-17 Globemaster, July 8,... Read more
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The Forward
Q&A — Michael Chabon Talks Occupation, Injustice and Literature After Visit to West BankJewish themes in his work, addressed Israel obliquely in “The Yiddish Policemen
Q&A — Michael Chabon Talks Occupation, Injustice and Literature After Visit to West Bank
The Forward / Posted 6 days ago
Jewish themes in his work, addressed Israel obliquely in “The Yiddish Policemen’s Union.” The novel takes place in Sitka, Alaska, the central city of a settlement of Jewish refugees from World War II. The state of Israel lasted just three months... Read more
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The Forward
Q&A — A West Bank Tour With Author Michael ChabonJewish themes in his work, addressed Israel obliquely in “The Yiddish Policemen
Q&A — A West Bank Tour With Author Michael Chabon
The Forward / Posted 6 days ago
Jewish themes in his work, addressed Israel obliquely in “The Yiddish Policemen’s Union.” The novel takes place in Sitka, Alaska, the central city of a settlement of Jewish refugees from World War II. The state of Israel lasted just three months... Read more
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World Tribune
2012: Africa / Europe8 Israel turns to Russia’s Gazprom on gas project – November 7 Report: Saudi
2012: Africa / Europe
World Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
8 Israel turns to Russia’s Gazprom on gas project – November 7 Report: Saudis helped ‘Muslim side’ of Obama’s Kenyan family go from ‘rags to riches’ – November 5 Israel’s successful Sudan air strike delivered a pointed message to Iran –... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
AG Rutledge: Protect Private Property RightsAmendment was adopted to protect private property rights, and I urge the Court
AG Rutledge: Protect Private Property Rights
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 8 days ago
Amendment was adopted to protect private property rights, and I urge the Court to rule in the Murrs’ favor.” The Murr family owns two neighboring parcels of land in Wisconsin – one that is developed and another that is undeveloped. When the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Scientists reveal plan to tackle tsunamis across the Pacific Northwestsaid to occur every 400-600 years, and is now overdue in the region Now states
Scientists reveal plan to tackle tsunamis across the Pacific Northwest
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
said to occur every 400-600 years, and is now overdue in the region Now states such as California, Oregon, Washington and Alaska are attempting to combat the threat Scientists are detailing plans on how to combat threat at Seismological Society... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
News from the world of entertainmentJewish family makes claims to prized Passover manuscriptJewish family makes cla
News from the world of entertainment
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 9 days ago
Jewish family makes claims to prized Passover manuscriptJewish family makes claims to prized Passover manuscript The grandchildren of one of the earliest Jewish victims of the Nazis are laying claim to a jewel of Israel's top museum: the world's... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Art Therapyand finalists perform a fab drag show as part of their international tour; host
Art Therapy
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 9 days ago
and finalists perform a fab drag show as part of their international tour; hosted by Michelle Visage, with Adore Delano, Alaska Thunderfuck, Pearl, Courtney Act, Ginger Minj Jinks Monsoon and many others. $38-$300 (VIP meet & greet). 9pm, 1290... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Snake causes power outage in WacoSnakes fall from elementary school ceilingSnakes fall from elementary school ce
Snake causes power outage in Waco
KXXV Waco / Posted 9 days ago
Snakes fall from elementary school ceilingSnakes fall from elementary school ceiling (Source: WMC Action News 5 Viewer) An elementary school in Walls, Mississippi, is dealing with a snake problem. An elementary school in Walls, Mississippi, is... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Temple man robbed and attacked by two womenSnakes fall from elementary school ceilingSnakes fall from elementary school ce
Temple man robbed and attacked by two women
KXXV Waco / Posted 9 days ago
Snakes fall from elementary school ceilingSnakes fall from elementary school ceiling (Source: WMC Action News 5 Viewer) An elementary school in Walls, Mississippi, is dealing with a snake problem. An elementary school in Walls, Mississippi, is... Read more
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Philly.com
The Coolest Summer Camp in Every Statehowever, like dance, music, drama and more. Riverview offers long-term and shor
The Coolest Summer Camp in Every State
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
however, like dance, music, drama and more. Riverview offers long-term and short-term sessions for girls ages 6 to 16. 2. Alaska: Bold Earth Teen Adventures Although it's not your typical summer camp, this is a summer trip your adventurous teen... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Sunday Recap: Highlights of the 90th Legislative dayof the biggest items considered necessary for filling the state’s $4.1 billion
Sunday Recap: Highlights of the 90th Legislative day
Juneau Empire / Posted 11 days ago
of the biggest items considered necessary for filling the state’s $4.1 billion budget deficit, but there was no shortage of action on the 90th day of the regular session. Many of the bills passed by the House and Senate might not have garnered... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
National Storiesmaking it one of the biggest April debuts ever at the box office and continuing
National Stories
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 12 days ago
making it one of the biggest April debuts ever at the box office and continuing the studio's streak of unearthing live-action... 1 killed, 8 injured as minivan, SUV crash in Los Angeles1 killed, 8 injured as minivan, SUV crash in Los... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Public (again) speaks out against bill restricting sex edabout two hours of public testimony on House Bill 156, sponsored by Wasilla Rep
Public (again) speaks out against bill restricting sex ed
Juneau Empire / Posted 14 days ago
about two hours of public testimony on House Bill 156, sponsored by Wasilla Republican Rep. Wes Keller, which would permit Alaska school districts to temporarily suspend their standardized testing programs. This week, the Senate Education... Read more
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Miami New Times
Marijuana Goes UpstateMiami-Dade County, pot manufacturing is a blooming business in which even Littl
Marijuana Goes Upstate
Miami New Times / Posted 15 days ago
Miami-Dade County, pot manufacturing is a blooming business in which even Little League coaches are getting in on the action. On March 23, cops arrested 35-year-old Manuel Ojeda and 41-year-old Jorge Perez on marijuana trafficking charges.... Read more
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The Brown Daily Herald
Spring 2016 Poll Results and MethodologyChances of employment after graduation 23.3% Influence of faculty memberes 18
Spring 2016 Poll Results and Methodology
The Brown Daily Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Chances of employment after graduation 23.3% Influence of faculty memberes 18.8% Influence of peers 25.1% Influence of family 4. Do you agree or disagree that all students should be required to take a course with the Diverse Perspectives in... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Brainiaxison Right Brain overload. So the best Left Brain logical thing is to go see, hea
Brainiaxis
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 16 days ago
on Right Brain overload. So the best Left Brain logical thing is to go see, hear, and listen to their works. The Addams Family @ Berkeley Playhouse Brickman, Elice and Lippa's fun musical adaptation based on the Charles Addams characters.... Read more
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ESPN
What 31 CFB power brokers said about the satellite camp banhad kids from all over the country come to Notre Dame and have given them great
What 31 CFB power brokers said about the satellite camp ban
ESPN / Posted 16 days ago
had kids from all over the country come to Notre Dame and have given them great opportunities to be here, from Hawaii to Alaska. And we'll continue to do that. We think it's part of our service here at Notre Dame, to offer those camps. And we... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
Card campaign delivering get well wishes to sick Vermont boyhas received shoulder patches in the mail from police departments from around t
Card campaign delivering get well wishes to sick Vermont boy
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 16 days ago
has received shoulder patches in the mail from police departments from around the nation and world, from as far away as Alaska and even New Zealand. He said he absolutely loves seeing police dogs and cruisers in action, and considers the police... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
Democratic primary candidates debate: Part 2WE WOULD RESUME FRACKING. PENNSYLVANIA AS SOME PEOPLE MAY OR MAY NOT KNOW IS TH
Democratic primary candidates debate: Part 2
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 17 days ago
WE WOULD RESUME FRACKING. PENNSYLVANIA AS SOME PEOPLE MAY OR MAY NOT KNOW IS THE ONLY STATE THAT DOES NOT HAVE AN EXTRACTION TAX PAID. THAT LEADS TO CHANGE IN A STATE STARVED. IT SHOULD BE DEDICATED TO SUPPORTING PUBLIC EDUCATION. IF WE ARE... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Ban the Bible? The top 10 banned or challenged books of 2015of the Dog in the Night-Time" and Alison Bechdel's graphic memoir "Fun Home."
Ban the Bible? The top 10 banned or challenged books of 2015
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
of the Dog in the Night-Time" and Alison Bechdel's graphic memoir "Fun Home." The list: (Dutton Juvenile)1. "Looking for Alaska," by John Green Reasons: Offensive language, sexually explicit, and unsuited to age group Reasons: Sexually... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bristol Palin lashes out at Twitter calling company 'hypocrites'meanwhile threatened to sue Bristol and Sarah on twitter, saying that their Sec
Bristol Palin lashes out at Twitter calling company 'hypocrites'
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
meanwhile threatened to sue Bristol and Sarah on twitter, saying that their Secret Service detail had been calling her family Bristol attacked the rapper on Wednesday for comments she made about her mother Sarah saying she should get... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Bible makes list of most challenged, banned booksof the Office for Intellectual Freedom for the American Library Association, sa
Bible makes list of most challenged, banned books
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 18 days ago
of the Office for Intellectual Freedom for the American Library Association, said. "And sometimes there's a retaliatory action, where a religious group has objected to a book and a parent might respond by objecting to the Bible." According to... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Bible makes list of most challenged, banned booksof the Office for Intellectual Freedom for the American Library Association, sa
Bible makes list of most challenged, banned books
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 18 days ago
of the Office for Intellectual Freedom for the American Library Association, said. "And sometimes there's a retaliatory action, where a religious group has objected to a book and a parent might respond by objecting to the Bible." According to... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Bible makes list of most challenged, banned booksof the Office for Intellectual Freedom for the American Library Association, sa
Bible makes list of most challenged, banned books
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 18 days ago
of the Office for Intellectual Freedom for the American Library Association, said. "And sometimes there's a retaliatory action, where a religious group has objected to a book and a parent might respond by objecting to the Bible." According to... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Bible makes list of most challenged, banned booksof the Office for Intellectual Freedom for the American Library Association, sa
Bible makes list of most challenged, banned books
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 18 days ago
of the Office for Intellectual Freedom for the American Library Association, said. "And sometimes there's a retaliatory action, where a religious group has objected to a book and a parent might respond by objecting to the Bible." According to... Read more
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ajc.com
Bible makes list of most challenged, banned booksof the Office for Intellectual Freedom for the American Library Association, sa
Bible makes list of most challenged, banned books
ajc.com / Posted 18 days ago
of the Office for Intellectual Freedom for the American Library Association, said. "And sometimes there's a retaliatory action, where a religious group has objected to a book and a parent might respond by objecting to the Bible." According to... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Bible makes list of most challenged, banned booksof the Office for Intellectual Freedom for the American Library Association, sa
Bible makes list of most challenged, banned books
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 18 days ago
of the Office for Intellectual Freedom for the American Library Association, said. "And sometimes there's a retaliatory action, where a religious group has objected to a book and a parent might respond by objecting to the Bible." According to... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Bible makes list of most challenged, banned booksof the Office for Intellectual Freedom for the American Library Association, sa
Bible makes list of most challenged, banned books
Dayton Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
of the Office for Intellectual Freedom for the American Library Association, said. "And sometimes there's a retaliatory action, where a religious group has objected to a book and a parent might respond by objecting to the Bible." According to... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
The top 10 books your neighbors want bannedbooks on Monday, part of the association’s “State of Libraries Report” for 2016
The top 10 books your neighbors want banned
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 18 days ago
books on Monday, part of the association’s “State of Libraries Report” for 2016. “And sometimes there’s a retaliatory action, where a religious group has objected to a book and a parent might respond by objecting to the Bible.” LaRue... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Trump Country: Two Seattle-area machinists explain why he’s their man“I remember she brought me to the Local while strikes were going on. I was maki
Trump Country: Two Seattle-area machinists explain why he’s their man
The Seattle Times / Posted 19 days ago
“I remember she brought me to the Local while strikes were going on. I was making sandwiches for the picket line. My whole family is Democrat.” He voted for Obama eight years ago. Now he’s an ardent Donald Trump supporter, much to his... Read more
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Denver Post
Colorado lobbying firm brings clout to DCSchreck has filled its ranks with former lawmakers and bureaucrats. It recentl
Colorado lobbying firm brings clout to DC
Denver Post / Posted 20 days ago
Schreck has filled its ranks with former lawmakers and bureaucrats. It recently hired former U.S. Sen. Mark Begich, D-Alaska, and the staff is filled with employees the Center for Responsive Politics describes as "revolvers": insiders who move... Read more
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Western Advocate
Four new cruise ships to launch: Fabulous foursome arrivesThe Chef's Table is another first for Carnival; it's actually located within th
Four new cruise ships to launch: Fabulous foursome arrives
Western Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
The Chef's Table is another first for Carnival; it's actually located within the main kitchen, although separated from the action by glass walls so diners don't miss a thing. Cucina del Capitano will specialise in traditional Italian dishes served... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Two ombuds offices planned for DOC — one through governor’s office, one within departmentraise issues. And after years of legislation proposing the idea, DOC now plans
Two ombuds offices planned for DOC — one through governor’s office, one within department
The Seattle Times / Posted 20 days ago
raise issues. And after years of legislation proposing the idea, DOC now plans to establish its own ombuds to respond to family concerns. Where DOC previously had no such office, it looks like it will soon have two. The motivation for Inslee’s... Read more
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Perth Now
25 things to know about cruisingusually will have a mixed bag enjoying sun and fun. 6. When season changes shi
25 things to know about cruising
Perth Now / Posted 21 days ago
usually will have a mixed bag enjoying sun and fun. 6. When season changes ships reposition, eg when the European and Alaskan summer season is over ships head to places like Australia and Asia, and vice versa. These long voyages, for instance... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Advocates renew legislative fight to restore kids' health insurancescreen, to remind them how broad the support is in the community," said Dana Wo
Advocates renew legislative fight to restore kids' health insurance
The Arizona Republic / Posted 21 days ago
screen, to remind them how broad the support is in the community," said Dana Wolfe Naimark, president and CEO of Children's Action Alliance. KidsCare enrollment was frozen in 2010 amid state budget cuts during the Great Recession. Advocates are now... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Elusive EPA scientist tells why he's back to fight Pebbleof the dialogue, most of what they are saying goes away," North says of Pebble.
Elusive EPA scientist tells why he's back to fight Pebble
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 21 days ago
of the dialogue, most of what they are saying goes away," North says of Pebble. Last week North flew from Indonesia, his family's latest home base in a world adventure, to the U.S. under a court-ordered subpoena to testify in the lawsuit. After... Read more
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Breitbart
Twitter Defends Azealia Banks After Her Call for Sexual Violence Against Gov. Sarah Palinto defend rapper Azealia Banks’ call for violence—a demonstrable violation of t
Twitter Defends Azealia Banks After Her Call for Sexual Violence Against Gov. Sarah Palin
Breitbart / Posted 22 days ago
to defend rapper Azealia Banks’ call for violence—a demonstrable violation of the company’s Terms of Service—against former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, Breitbart News has learned. “We reviewed the content and determined that it was not in violation of... Read more
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Alaska Public
Corrections officers union seeks retraction of review, opposes commissionerretract key sections of a report released last year that criticized Department
Corrections officers union seeks retraction of review, opposes commissioner
Alaska Public / Posted 22 days ago
retract key sections of a report released last year that criticized Department of Corrections policies and some officers’ actions. Dean Williams, Commissioner of the Alaska Dept. of Corrections (Photo by Skip Gray,360 North) But Acting... Read more
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Gossip on This!
DEA: Marijuana Could Be Downgraded From Schedule 1 Druguse of medical marijuana] under medical supervision and control for specific me
DEA: Marijuana Could Be Downgraded From Schedule 1 Drug
Gossip on This! / Posted 22 days ago
use of medical marijuana] under medical supervision and control for specific medical indications.” — American Academy of Family Physicians, 1989, reaffirmed in 2001 “[We] recommend … allow[ing] [marijuana] prescription where medically... Read more
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Daily Mail
Azealia Banks goes after Bristol Palin, tells her to get a nuvaringto shut it the f*** up and get herself a nuvaring' Beanks later deleted this t
Azealia Banks goes after Bristol Palin, tells her to get a nuvaring
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
to shut it the f*** up and get herself a nuvaring' Beanks later deleted this tweet Azaelia Banks' feud with the Palin family continues, though now it is with Sarah's daughter Bristol. The Oldest Palin daughter wrote a post on Wednesday... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Alaska volcano settles down after late March eruptionJanet Jackson delays tour; planning family, ordered to restJanet Jackson delays
Alaska volcano settles down after late March eruption
WGEM Quincy / Posted 23 days ago
Janet Jackson delays tour; planning family, ordered to restJanet Jackson delays tour; planning family, ordered to rest Janet Jackson is delaying her "Unbreakable" tour, saying Wednesday she and her husband are planning their family and that she is... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Alaska volcano settles down after late March eruptiontheir money from tax collectors. Critics say it should look closer to home.More
Alaska volcano settles down after late March eruption
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 23 days ago
their money from tax collectors. Critics say it should look closer to home.More >> Janet Jackson delays tour; planning family, ordered to restJanet Jackson delays tour; planning family, ordered to rest Janet Jackson is delaying her... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Alaska volcano settles down after late March eruptiontheir money from tax collectors. Critics say it should look closer to home.More
Alaska volcano settles down after late March eruption
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 23 days ago
their money from tax collectors. Critics say it should look closer to home.More >> Janet Jackson delays tour; planning family, ordered to restJanet Jackson delays tour; planning family, ordered to rest Janet Jackson is delaying her... Read more
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The Washington Times
Sarah Palin: ‘I’m suing Azealia Banks’Azealia Banks has issued a public apology to Sarah Palin after the former Alask
Sarah Palin: ‘I’m suing Azealia Banks’
The Washington Times / Posted 23 days ago
Azealia Banks has issued a public apology to Sarah Palin after the former Alaska governor announced plans to sue the controversial rapper for attacking her in a series of vulgar tweets. “I’ve had enough of the unanswered threats and attacks against... Read more
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International Business Times
Azealia Banks and Sarah Palin feud: Rapper apologises after obscene 'run a train' comments Azealia Banks could be facing legal action after launching into a NSFW rant aga
Azealia Banks and Sarah Palin feud: Rapper apologises after obscene 'run a train' comments
International Business Times / Posted 23 days ago
Azealia Banks could be facing legal action after launching into a NSFW rant against Sarah Palin on social media. The controversial rapper shocked fans by suggesting that the former Alaska governor should be sexually assaulted and the footage posted... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
USCCB committee chairs urge lawmakers to back Conscience Protection Acthealth care providers who choose not to provide abortions as part of their heal
USCCB committee chairs urge lawmakers to back Conscience Protection Act
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 24 days ago
health care providers who choose not to provide abortions as part of their health care practice. Fleming, who has been a family doctor for 30 years, said the Conscience Protection Act of 2016 "offers common sense conscience protections" for those... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Sarah Palin threatens to sue Azealia Banks over NSFW Twitter fightnews article from Newslo.com on March 31 that Banks seems to have believed was
Sarah Palin threatens to sue Azealia Banks over NSFW Twitter fight
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 24 days ago
news article from Newslo.com on March 31 that Banks seems to have believed was real; it jokingly quoted Palin telling an Alaska newspaper that African Americans "enjoyed" being slaves. That set Banks, an outspoken reparations advocate for... Read more
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York Daily Record
The York short: Body cams, health center, tenkarared gloves you splurged on with your Christmas money, and she wants you to keep
The York short: Body cams, health center, tenkara
York Daily Record / Posted 24 days ago
red gloves you splurged on with your Christmas money, and she wants you to keep them out. We hear you, perpetually-cold Alaska and Siberia. We're babies. But come on! Gimme spring. Lights, body cams, action About a month ago, 14 York City... Read more
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