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The Huffington Post
Why Goldman Sachs Likes Obama's Trade Agendato HuffPost. "These are the same protections that the United States provides fo
Why Goldman Sachs Likes Obama's Trade Agenda
The Huffington Post / Posted 6 minutes ago
to HuffPost. "These are the same protections that the United States provides foreign investors here at home so it is common sense that American companies would want the same treatment abroad. TPP remains controversial in Congress. Obama and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New and Old Vaccines Still Out of Reach for Manywhile Yemen, which is a Least Developed Country is eligible for these lower pri
New and Old Vaccines Still Out of Reach for Many
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 minutes ago
while Yemen, which is a Least Developed Country is eligible for these lower priced vaccines, Syrians are not. "It's common sense that humanitarian organisations should have access to the lowest global prices, unfortunately it hasn't been the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
My ANC faced by a slow deaththat would be the end of the ANC if it has not yet ended. It's now visible tha
My ANC faced by a slow death
News 24 South Africa / Posted 47 minutes ago
that would be the end of the ANC if it has not yet ended. It's now visible that politics it's just a game of numbers. Common sense has then been suspended in the ANC. The organisation is already suffering a slow death with the current... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Officials look to appeal FEMA flood zone mapsused. "We know that flood insurance costs are going to go up, but at the rate
Officials look to appeal FEMA flood zone maps
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 49 minutes ago
used. "We know that flood insurance costs are going to go up, but at the rate they're proposing, it just doesn't pass the common sense test," he said. "We need them to slow down and make sure the results are correct." Dean released the following... Read more
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Doctors Health Press
Is Splenda (Sucralose) Bad For You?research studies and practicing anesthesiology/critical care medicine for more
Is Splenda (Sucralose) Bad For You?
Doctors Health Press / Posted 50 minutes ago
research studies and practicing anesthesiology/critical care medicine for more than 20 years, Jeff can be your guide to common sense decision making regarding drugs, supplements and vitamins. With no corporate sponsors and no vitamins or... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Commencement seasonwork and about life. This taught me inescapable lessons and respect for people
Commencement season
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
work and about life. This taught me inescapable lessons and respect for people who had no academic pretensions but a lot of common sense. It would take a lot more than lofty commencement speeches to undo those lessons. We all have windfall gains... Read more
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express
Staying in EU would be disaster for British jobsthe continent is a mess and the eurozone sits on the brink of a major crisis, t
Staying in EU would be disaster for British jobs
express / Posted 2 hours ago
the continent is a mess and the eurozone sits on the brink of a major crisis, this would be dangerous and irresponsible. Common sense dictates that we would be better off following our own path to... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Nuclear-free aspirations of Obama, Abe conflict with realitysay this is hypocritical,” said Ralph Cossa, president of the Pacific Forum CSI
Nuclear-free aspirations of Obama, Abe conflict with reality
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 hours ago
say this is hypocritical,” said Ralph Cossa, president of the Pacific Forum CSIS think tank, “but I think it is just common sense and good national security policy. The Japanese would certainly be happier if no one had nuclear weapons, but as... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Nuclear-free aspirations of Obama, Abe conflict with realitysay this is hypocritical," said Ralph Cossa, president of the Pacific Forum CSI
Nuclear-free aspirations of Obama, Abe conflict with reality
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 hours ago
say this is hypocritical," said Ralph Cossa, president of the Pacific Forum CSIS think tank, "but I think it is just common sense and good national security policy. The Japanese would certainly be happier if no one had nuclear weapons, but as... Read more
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Salon.com
Nuclear-free aspirations of Obama, Abe conflict with realitysay this is hypocritical,” said Ralph Cossa, president of the Pacific Forum CSI
Nuclear-free aspirations of Obama, Abe conflict with reality
Salon.com / Posted 3 hours ago
say this is hypocritical,” said Ralph Cossa, president of the Pacific Forum CSIS think tank, “but I think it is just common sense and good national security policy. The Japanese would certainly be happier if no one had nuclear weapons, but as... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Jury to decide if elderly farmer should be condemned as a murderermurder to the lesser crime of manslaughter. He told the jury to make a "value
Jury to decide if elderly farmer should be condemned as a murderer
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 hours ago
murder to the lesser crime of manslaughter. He told the jury to make a "value judgment" based on community standards and common sense. "It's the state of mind of the accused at this time which is the central point of this trial," Justice Johnson... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Nuclear-free aspirations of Obama, Abe conflict with realitysay this is hypocritical,” said Ralph Cossa, president of the Pacific Forum CSI
Nuclear-free aspirations of Obama, Abe conflict with reality
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 hours ago
say this is hypocritical,” said Ralph Cossa, president of the Pacific Forum CSIS think tank, “but I think it is just common sense and good national security policy. The Japanese would certainly be happier if no one had nuclear weapons, but as... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Jury to decide if elderly farmer should be condemned as a murderermurder to the lesser crime of manslaughter. He told the jury to make a "value
Jury to decide if elderly farmer should be condemned as a murderer
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 hours ago
murder to the lesser crime of manslaughter. He told the jury to make a "value judgment" based on community standards and common sense. "It's the state of mind of the accused at this time which is the central point of this trial," Justice Johnson... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Universities that take on less academically able students shouldn't be penalisedLike many good ideas, it is both very simple and guided brilliantly by a combin
Universities that take on less academically able students shouldn't be penalised
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 hours ago
Like many good ideas, it is both very simple and guided brilliantly by a combination of evidence and common sense. We know that children from disadvantaged backgrounds benefit from extra help to make sure they hit the same milestones as their peers.... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Jury to decide if elderly farmer should be condemned as a murderermurder to the lesser crime of manslaughter. He told the jury to make a "value
Jury to decide if elderly farmer should be condemned as a murderer
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 hours ago
murder to the lesser crime of manslaughter. He told the jury to make a "value judgment" based on community standards and common sense. "It's the state of mind of the accused at this time which is the central point of this trial," Justice Johnson... Read more
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The Young Witness
Jury to decide if elderly farmer should be condemned as a murderermurder to the lesser crime of manslaughter. He told the jury to make a "value
Jury to decide if elderly farmer should be condemned as a murderer
The Young Witness / Posted 3 hours ago
murder to the lesser crime of manslaughter. He told the jury to make a "value judgment" based on community standards and common sense. "It's the state of mind of the accused at this time which is the central point of this trial," Justice Johnson... Read more
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New York Magazine
11 States Sue Obama Administration Over Guidelines Protecting Transgender Studentsthe country into laboratories for a massive social experiment, flouting the dem
11 States Sue Obama Administration Over Guidelines Protecting Transgender Students
New York Magazine / Posted 4 hours ago
the country into laboratories for a massive social experiment, flouting the democratic process, and running roughshod over common-sense policies protecting children and basic privacy rights." It also takes issue with the government's... Read more
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Western Advocate
Jury to decide if elderly farmer should be condemned as a murderermurder to the lesser crime of manslaughter. He told the jury to make a "value
Jury to decide if elderly farmer should be condemned as a murderer
Western Advocate / Posted 4 hours ago
murder to the lesser crime of manslaughter. He told the jury to make a "value judgment" based on community standards and common sense. "It's the state of mind of the accused at this time which is the central point of this trial," Justice Johnson... Read more
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ABC News
Nuclear-Free Aspirations of Obama, Abe Conflict With Realitysay this is hypocritical," said Ralph Cossa, president of the Pacific Forum CSI
Nuclear-Free Aspirations of Obama, Abe Conflict With Reality
ABC News / Posted 4 hours ago
say this is hypocritical," said Ralph Cossa, president of the Pacific Forum CSIS think tank, "but I think it is just common sense and good national security policy. The Japanese would certainly be happier if no one had nuclear weapons, but as... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Jury to decide if elderly farmer should be condemned as a murderermurder to the lesser crime of manslaughter. He told the jury to make a "value
Jury to decide if elderly farmer should be condemned as a murderer
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 hours ago
murder to the lesser crime of manslaughter. He told the jury to make a "value judgment" based on community standards and common sense. "It's the state of mind of the accused at this time which is the central point of this trial," Justice Johnson... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Bloedel would bring expertise to boardStaff Writer NEW ULM - "I have a common sense attitude and I support leaner go
Bloedel would bring expertise to board
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 4 hours ago
Staff Writer NEW ULM - "I have a common sense attitude and I support leaner government," say Amy Bloedel, describing herself her political philosophy to Brown County voters. Bloedel On Tuesday, Bloedel filed as a candidate for Brown County... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Jury to decide if elderly farmer should be condemned as a murderermurder to the lesser crime of manslaughter. He told the jury to make a "value
Jury to decide if elderly farmer should be condemned as a murderer
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 hours ago
murder to the lesser crime of manslaughter. He told the jury to make a "value judgment" based on community standards and common sense. "It's the state of mind of the accused at this time which is the central point of this trial," Justice Johnson... Read more
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The Young Witness
Jury to decide if elderly farmer should be condemned as a murderermurder to the lesser crime of manslaughter. He told the jury to make a "value
Jury to decide if elderly farmer should be condemned as a murderer
The Young Witness / Posted 4 hours ago
murder to the lesser crime of manslaughter. He told the jury to make a "value judgment" based on community standards and common sense. "It's the state of mind of the accused at this time which is the central point of this trial," Justice Johnson... Read more
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Western Advocate
Jury to decide if elderly farmer should be condemned as a murderermurder to the lesser crime of manslaughter. He told the jury to make a "value
Jury to decide if elderly farmer should be condemned as a murderer
Western Advocate / Posted 5 hours ago
murder to the lesser crime of manslaughter. He told the jury to make a "value judgment" based on community standards and common sense. "It's the state of mind of the accused at this time which is the central point of this trial," Justice Johnson... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Election panel to file complaintto investigate the problem. You don't have the ability to issue subpoenas. But
Election panel to file complaint
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 5 hours ago
to investigate the problem. You don't have the ability to issue subpoenas. But you do have the ability as three people with common sense, who have all been appointed by your parties, to look at the documents and see whether there is anything that... Read more
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Breitbart
Texas Sues Obama over School Transgender Policywho do not comply with its orders. These schools are facing the potential loss
Texas Sues Obama over School Transgender Policy
Breitbart / Posted 5 hours ago
who do not comply with its orders. These schools are facing the potential loss of school funding for simply following common sense policies that protect their students,” Texas Attorney General Paxton said. “This represents just the latest... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Jury to decide if elderly farmer should be condemned as a murderermurder to the lesser crime of manslaughter. He told the jury to make a "value
Jury to decide if elderly farmer should be condemned as a murderer
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 hours ago
murder to the lesser crime of manslaughter. He told the jury to make a "value judgment" based on community standards and common sense. "It's the state of mind of the accused at this time which is the central point of this trial," Justice Johnson... Read more
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The Border Mail
Jury to decide if elderly farmer should be condemned as a murderermurder to the lesser crime of manslaughter. He told the jury to make a "value
Jury to decide if elderly farmer should be condemned as a murderer
The Border Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
murder to the lesser crime of manslaughter. He told the jury to make a "value judgment" based on community standards and common sense. "It's the state of mind of the accused at this time which is the central point of this trial," Justice Johnson... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Thomas Sowell: Commencement speeches send a wrong message— and about life. This taught me inescapable lessons and respect for people who
Thomas Sowell: Commencement speeches send a wrong message
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 6 hours ago
— and about life. This taught me inescapable lessons and respect for people who had no academic pretensions but a lot of common sense. It would take a lot more than lofty speeches to undo those lessons. We all have windfall gains and windfall... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Address in Reply, Budget 2016PolicyUnder this government New Zealand is fracturing into two camps – Auckland
Address in Reply, Budget 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 hours ago
PolicyUnder this government New Zealand is fracturing into two camps – Auckland and the restThe total failure to apply common sense in policy and planning has left New Zealand in the worst of all possible worldsAuckland is chokingEvery day as... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Two women atop the ballottaking actions as a legislator during the period of the suspension. While its c
Two women atop the ballot
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 6 hours ago
taking actions as a legislator during the period of the suspension. While its critics worry that it could be used by a majority party to deny due process, on balance it is a common sense political reform measure. Vote Yes on State Proposi... Read more
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Boston Herald
Transgender bathroom suit flouts facts, lawhis authority. Because their other argu­ments not only lack legal foundation, t
Transgender bathroom suit flouts facts, law
Boston Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
his authority. Because their other argu­ments not only lack legal foundation, they go against empirical evidence and common sense, experts said. The lawsuit lists several causes of action, including­ claims that the decree goes beyond the... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
To Prevent Wrongful Convictions, Police and Lawmakers Move Toward Reformreform laws. "Our neighboring states changed laws we're trying to do now, thre
To Prevent Wrongful Convictions, Police and Lawmakers Move Toward Reform
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 7 hours ago
reform laws. "Our neighboring states changed laws we're trying to do now, three, four, five years ago," Barnes said. "It's common sense." Steven Barnes and his mother, Sylvia. Barnes has now been free for nearly eight years. He owns his own... Read more
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WBGO-FM Newark
Former US Rep., Astronaut Stump For Clinton in NJKelly says Hillary Clinton has the strongest record of the remaining presidenti
Former US Rep., Astronaut Stump For Clinton in NJ
WBGO-FM Newark / Posted 7 hours ago
Kelly says Hillary Clinton has the strongest record of the remaining presidential candidates on supporting common sense gun legislation. He disapproves of certain measures taken on the NJ state level. “Communities like this one... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Release funds to save vital social servicespass-through funds, special funds don’t add to the structural deficit of the st
Release funds to save vital social services
SaukValley.com / Posted 8 hours ago
pass-through funds, special funds don’t add to the structural deficit of the state’s operating budget. We are appealing to common sense in these very politically divisive times and ask that Illinois legislators appropriate these funds and the... Read more
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The Washington Times
DAVID KEENE: Hillary Clinton’s false endorsement of gun rightsShe and her supporters claim this is a bald-faced lie; that she supports the Se
DAVID KEENE: Hillary Clinton’s false endorsement of gun rights
The Washington Times / Posted 8 hours ago
She and her supporters claim this is a bald-faced lie; that she supports the Second Amendment, but, like Mr. Obama, favors “common-sense” restrictions on guns to curtail crime and violence. This view is already being echoed in media accounts on her... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
11 states sue US Govt over transgender bathroom directivethat the lawsuit was needed to protect Texas schools, saying that they face los
11 states sue US Govt over transgender bathroom directive
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
that the lawsuit was needed to protect Texas schools, saying that they face losing federal money "for simply following common-sense policies that protect their students". Senator Ted Cruz and Dan Patrick, the lieutenant governor, expressed... Read more
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examiner.com
Inspector General files review findings on Hillary's Emailgate scandalThomson. He holds a BS in journalism from the University of Oregon with minors
Inspector General files review findings on Hillary's Emailgate scandal
examiner.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Thomson. He holds a BS in journalism from the University of Oregon with minors in political science and American history. His first book, "Redistribution of Common Sense" was released in August, 2014. He has written over 1400 hard-hitting c... Read more
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North Platte Bulletin
Ag groups, legislators push OSHA to rollback fertilizer regulationdelegation to fix this problem. The OSHA regulation is another example of more
Ag groups, legislators push OSHA to rollback fertilizer regulation
North Platte Bulletin / Posted 9 hours ago
delegation to fix this problem. The OSHA regulation is another example of more regulation that simply fails to meet the common sense test,” said Dennis Fujan, the president of the Nebraska Soybean Association. The OSHA regulation is set to go... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Is it time to ask Romney to run? Washington Post opinionit's time to go to a stable, knowledgeable candidate with an impeccable family
Is it time to ask Romney to run? Washington Post opinion
OregonLive.com / Posted 9 hours ago
it's time to go to a stable, knowledgeable candidate with an impeccable family life. "Yeah, that'll never work," you say? Maybe there will be an outbreak of common sense on the center-right. That'd be novel. – The Oregonian/OregonLive editorial bo... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Mysterious letter to Maine parents references son missing almost 40 yearsthat we felt were important to the investigation, we wouldn't release them," he
Mysterious letter to Maine parents references son missing almost 40 years
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 hours ago
that we felt were important to the investigation, we wouldn't release them," he told the Portland Press Herald. "That's common sense. It protects the integrity of the investigative process." Still, Gardner said: "I've never had anything like... Read more
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The Washington Times
CAL THOMAS: A better way to run for presidentus better options. Clearly, the process we have now is not working. We should
CAL THOMAS: A better way to run for president
The Washington Times / Posted 9 hours ago
us better options. Clearly, the process we have now is not working. We should be able to do better. • Cal Thomas is a nationally syndicated columnist. His latest book is “What Works: Common Sense Solutions for a Stronger America” (Zondervan, 20... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Debut episode of Coach StevePaladin reprises his Weekly Shag role as New Zealand's favourite national team
Debut episode of Coach Steve
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
Paladin reprises his Weekly Shag role as New Zealand's favourite national team coach. Goran's little Muppet Steve uses a common sense sports brain to help kiwis understand the world we live in. The debut episode looks at the one thing coaches... Read more
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New York Post
The PC police are backing Islamic terrorists over Eagles of Death MetalIslamism, despite being a victim of a terrorist act carried out in its name, wi
The PC police are backing Islamic terrorists over Eagles of Death Metal
New York Post / Posted 9 hours ago
Islamism, despite being a victim of a terrorist act carried out in its name, without his livelihood being threatened. The common sense applied to Bowie is as much of a relic as his bell-bottom jeans. Worse, it’s unclear what exactly these music... Read more
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CTV News
Banana Boat sunscreens recalled after reports of users catching on firealcohol -- are common to many products, including hairspray and spray-on deodor
Banana Boat sunscreens recalled after reports of users catching on fire
CTV News / Posted 10 hours ago
alcohol -- are common to many products, including hairspray and spray-on deodorants. "I think you just have to use common sense and not be near an open fire when you put on aerosol anything," said Rigel, a past president of the American... Read more
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Boston Globe
States sue administration over transgender bathroom policythe country into laboratories for a massive social experiment, flouting the dem
States sue administration over transgender bathroom policy
Boston Globe / Posted 10 hours ago
the country into laboratories for a massive social experiment, flouting the democratic process and running roughshod over common sense policies protecting children and basic privacy rights.” The challenge by the states came 12 days after civil... Read more
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The News & Observer
The message HB2 sends to our kidswant to protect their children. I get it. I want to protect my children, too. B
The message HB2 sends to our kids
The News & Observer / Posted 10 hours ago
want to protect their children. I get it. I want to protect my children, too. But not from imaginary dangers. That’s not “common sense.” Let’s protect all of our children from the actual dangers that public policies can address. Let’s protect our... Read more
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WA Today
Turn off your phone or we'll do it for you: venues wrestle with legalities of blockingentry." In the end, like a lot of technologies the internet and mobile age hav
Turn off your phone or we'll do it for you: venues wrestle with legalities of blocking
WA Today / Posted 10 hours ago
entry." In the end, like a lot of technologies the internet and mobile age have given us, the right way to behave might seem like common sense on the surface, but how long might it be before some high-profile lawsuit settles the legalities f... Read more
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Philly.com
Pro-gun forces peddle bad info about background checksin Pennsylvania. Only long guns can be sold privately with no background check.
Pro-gun forces peddle bad info about background checks
Philly.com / Posted 11 hours ago
in Pennsylvania. Only long guns can be sold privately with no background check. To close this obvious loophole is just common sense. The vast majority of Pennsylvanians, including most gun owners, believe background checks save lives.... Read more
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New Now Next
11 States Sue Obama Administration Over Transgender Bathroom Policythe country into laboratories for a massive social experiment, flouting the dem
11 States Sue Obama Administration Over Transgender Bathroom Policy
New Now Next / Posted 11 hours ago
the country into laboratories for a massive social experiment, flouting the democratic process and running roughshod over common sense policies protecting children and basic privacy rights.” Conservatives have been in an uproar ever since the... Read more
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