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Thomas Sowell: The Moral Bankruptcy Of Charter School Opponents | Investor's Business Daily

Among the consequences of Democrats' recent election victories, especially at the state and local levels, is the election of officials who have publicly announced their opposition to charter schools

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Media Bias: Pretty Much All Of Journalism Now Leans Left, Study Shows | Investor's Business Daily

The media have drifted to the far left on the political spectrum. Yet again, a major study of media bias shows just how far from the center they are.

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Jordanian MP Who Praised Murder of Seven Israeli Schoolgirls Feted in UK Parliament

A Jordanian Member of Parliament who hailed the murder of seven Israeli schoolgirls in 1997 was feted in the British...

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Tijuana Mayor Blasts 'Horde' of Caravan Migrants, Demands Immediate Action

'You’re going to tell me we have to respect human rights,' he said. 'But human rights are for law-abiding humans.'

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Florida Sues Walgreens, CVS Over Opioid Sales

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.—Florida is suing the nation’s two largest drugstore chains, Walgreens and CVS, alleging they added to the state and national opioid crisis by overselling painkillers and not taking precautions to stop illegal sales. Attorney

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    Devastation and Denial: Cambodia and the Academic Left - Quillette

    Looking out across the yellow-washed angular buildings that clutter the inner city of Phnom Penh in 2016, hindsight fills me with anxiety. Imagining myself here in 1975, I recall the jubilant and cheering crowds in the spring of that year who weren’t pr

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      Tackling plastic pollution in the Galápagos | Stories | WWF

      Around the world, humans produce an estimated 1.3 billion tons of plastic waste per year, a number that is set to increase to 2.2 billion by 2025. In countries such as Ecuador that have limited garbage collection services, some of this plastic waste inevi

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      Ambassador: Israel to Invest $60 Million in Angola, Including Solar Power Plant

      Israel has allocated $60 million to invest in projects in the southwestern African nation of Angola, including the construction of...

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      In first, US to vote against UN resolution condemning Israeli presence in Golan

      Signifying dramatic shift in policy, outgoing Ambassador Haley says mission will oppose 'plainly biased' annual motion after years of abstaining

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      Fundraiser by Susan Cain Tellem : #TurtleStrong Malibu Fire Relief

      Susan Cain Tellem needs your help today! #TurtleStrong Malibu Fire Relief - Hello turtle friends from Susan and Marshall at American Tortoise Rescue. Our house and the turtle hospital in Malibu burned down Friday, November 10, during one of California’s

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      School Punishes Male Teacher For Refusing To Watch A Naked Girl

      Administrators forbade teachers from talking about the change, and ordered a male teacher to supervise the potentially undressed transgender girl.

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        5 Ways You Can Help California's Wildfire Victims

        Financial donations are great, but that's not the only way to help California's evacuees.

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        Trump Humiliates Acosta Again as Campaign Ad Turns Out To Be Prophetic

        Jim Acosta took issue with Trump's campaign ad showing migrants scaling border fences, but that actually just happened on our southern border, proving Trump's warning quite prescient.

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        University of Tennessee Rock Painted With Swastikas, ‘Kill Jews,’ ‘Free Palestine’

        The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, said an iconic campus structure was repainted with “symbols and messages of hate” on Saturday, for...

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        Former Harvard Med School Dean: Mandatory Diversity Statements for Faculty Must Go | Breitbart

        Former Harvard Medical School Dean Jeffrey Flier argued this week that mandatory diversity statements for faculty are a violation of academic freedom.

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        Guy Fieri Serves Meals to First Responders in California

        Celebrity Chef and TV star Guy Fieri served meals to California wildfire first responders and volunteers this weekend.

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        WATCH: Big Hollywood Producer Tries To Go on Anti-Trump Rant at Awards Show, Gets Booed Off the Stage

        WATCH: Big Hollywood Producer Tries To Go on Anti-Trump Rant at Awards Show, Gets Booed Off the Stage

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        Bob Woodward criticizes CNN's Acosta lawsuit, says media's 'emotionally unhinged' about Trump | Fox News

        Bob Woodward, the Watergate journalist whose recent book "Fear" described chaotic infighting at the White House, on Tuesday criticized CNN for filing a lawsuit against the Trump administration and charged that too many media figures "have

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        Israeli Defense Minister Lieberman Quits Over ‘Capitulation to Terror’ in Gaza

        Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman announced his resignation on Wednesday in protest at a Gaza ceasefire that he called a...

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        There were more attacks on US Jews in 2017 than all other religious groups combined — and they only make up 2 percent of the population

        More hate crimes were directed at Jews in 2017 than all other religious groups combined, according to FBI data released on Tuesday, despite the fact that Jews make up just two percent of the U.S. population.

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        Man killed in Sheriff's deputy involved shooting in Alpine

        Deputies shot and killed a man Monday afternoon during a confrontation at an East County apartment complex.

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        Legendary Marvel Comics creator Stan Lee dead at 95

        Stan Lee, a legend in the comic book world who created many of the popular Marvel characters, has died, the Hollywood Reporter reported Monday. He was 95.

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        Reflections On The Meaning Of Veterans Day: Our Debt To Those Who Served Can't Be Repaid | Investor's Business Daily

        Veterans Day takes on poignant significance as World War II veterans, one by one, leave us. Please thank them, and all veterans, while they're still here.

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        Monica Lewinsky details Bill Clinton affair, terrifying meeting with investigators in new doc | Fox News

        Monica Lewinsky is telling all in a new interview that details her affair with former President Bill Clinton and how the scandal forever changed her life, Fox News has learned.

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        Dutch Man Demands Birth Certificate Say He's 20 Years Younger

        Dutch motivational speaker Emile Ratelband, 69, is demanding his birth certificate and all official records of his birth date be set forward twenty years.

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          1 Killed, More Than 20 Wounded, in Massive Gaza Rocket Barrage Against Southern Israel

          One person was killed and at least 20 others were wounded in a massive Palestinian rocket barrage targeting southern Israel on Monday....

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          Gerard Butler Lost His House In The California Wildfires. You Won't BELIEVE Why Leftists Say They Don't Feel Sorry For Him.

          Actor Gerard Butler lost his Malibu home in a raging wildfire last weekend, but leftists are having a tough time empathizing with the "300" star because he's an unabashed supporter of the State of Israel.

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          Presidential Proclamation Addressing Mass Migration Through the Southern Border of the United States | The White House

          The United States expects the arrival at the border between the United States and Mexico (southern border) of a substantial number of aliens primarily from Central America who appear to have no lawful basis for admission into our country.  They are trav

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          Trove of war posters discovered at New Hampshire library

          Fragile but mostly in good condition, the posters offer viewers a glimpse of what life was like during war time.

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          'Like a Dagger in My Heart': Father of Parkland Victim Reacts to Massacre Suspect Registering to Vote in Jail | Fox News

          The teen accused of carrying out the Parkland, Florida, school massacre that killed 17 in February registered to vote while incarcerated in the Broward County Jail.

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          Deepities and the Politics of Pseudo-Profundity - Quillette

          The word deepity, coined by the philosopher Daniel Dennett, refers to a phrase that seems true and profound but is actually ambiguous and shallow. Not to be confused with lies, clichés, truisms, contradictions, metaphors, or aphorisms, deepities occupy a

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            Camille Paglia on Hugh Hefner's Legacy, Trump's Masculinity and Feminism's Sex Phobia

            The pro-sex feminist, cultural critic and author tells THR why Hef's art of seduction is needed today and how Gloria Steinem is not a role model for young women.

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              Report: Telemachus Orfanos, survivor of Vegas massacre, killed in Borderline Bar mass shooting

              A victim in Wednesday night's shooting at the Borderline Bar &; Grill in Thousand Oaks reportedly survived another mass ;shooting,

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              'Nothing to Gain,' Kavanaugh Accuser Raises Nearly $1 Million | RealClearInvestigations

              During the crucible of Brett Kavanaugh’s Senate confirmation hearings, Democrats repeatedly asserted that Christine Blasey Ford had “nothing to gain” by coming forward with her explosive...

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              Woman Overseeing Broward Vote Count Illegally Destroyed Ballots in Previous Race | National Review

              Elections supervisor Brenda Snipes has faced renewed scrutiny as Florida’s Senate and gubernatorial races appear headed for recounts.

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                UCLA Shamefully Condones Students for Justice in Palestine

                Imagine if the KKK asked to hold a conference at UCLA. Does anyone seriously believe that the administration would allow...

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                Bill O'Reilly: Bill's Weekly Column - Muzzling the White House Press Corps

                It is Jim Acosta’s job to get information to CNN viewers, not be captain of the debate team.  If he wants to give opinions, CNN should give him a primetime show.  

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                State of Virginia Joins Trump in Remembering Victims of Communism

                On the National Day for the Victims of Communism, Nov. 7, the State of Virginia announced that it was joining the White House in observing the memorial day for victims of communism. President Donald Trump released a statement on Nov. 7 to commemorate the

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                  Hollywood Bigwig Booed, Escorted From Stage At Israel Film Festival In L.A. After Anti-Trump Rant

                  A Hollywood producer was booed and escorted off the stage at the Israel Film Festival after making anti-Trump remarks -- even though he was there to receive an award.

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                  Midterm Election Wins Bolster Trump’s Mandate

                  President Donald Trump celebrated the midterm elections as a “tremendous success” for his administration after Republicans expanded their majority in the Senate, maintained an edge in governorships, and handed control of the House to the Democ

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                  University of Sussex Professor Emeritus Claims ‘Israelis Blew Up Twin Towers With Help From Zionists’

                  An emeritus professor at the University of Sussex in England has blamed the 9/11 terrorist attacks on Israelis and American Zionists,...

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                  Trump's Pick to Replace Jeff Sessions Suggested Cutting Off Mueller's Funding

                  Matthew Whitaker repeatedly voiced skepticism of the Russia investigation

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                  BREAKING: Trump Fires Attorney General Sessions, Sessions Releases Resignation Letter

                  In a long-expected but still shocking move, President Trump fired Attorney General Jeff Sessions just hours after the 2018 midterm elections. He made the announcement via Twitter:

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                  Girl Scouts sue Boy Scouts over program's name change

                  The Girl Scouts of the United States of America filed a trademark infringement lawsuit Tuesday against the Boy Scouts of America for dropping the word "boy" from its flagship program in an effort to attract girls.

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                  You Aren't Fighting Anti-Semitism By Voting Democrat | National Review

                  Trump is not the source of the true threats to Jews — anti-Semites are more prominent on the left than the right.

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                  Afghan Major to Utah Mayor's Widow: Slain Guardsman Taught Him to Love His Wife as an Equal

                  "Please don't think that the violent act that took his life is representative of us or our sentiments towards Americans."

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                    Texas Border Wall Project Awarded, Slated to Start in February

                    A $145 million border wall construction project has been awarded to a company with construction slated to start in February 2019.

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                      Israel: Newsweek's Pathetic Fact-Checking Lynk Fail | HonestReporting

                      Newsweek has an unfortunate habit of publishing opinion pieces without even the most basic fact checking. A recent editorial by Michael Lynk, a UN Special

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                      Senate Judiciary Committee Report: 45 Interviews, Zero Evidence To Corroborate Claims Against Kavanaugh | Daily Wire

                      On Friday, the Senate Judiciary Committee released a 414-page document presenting its summary report and exhibits regarding the allegations of sexual misconduct against now-Supreme Court Justice Brett

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                      Senate Judiciary Committee Report: Man Told Investigators Christine Blasey Ford May Have Based Kavanaugh Story On 1982 Encounter With Him

                      A little D-1 diversion for us! The Senate Judiciary Committee Report on the Ford/Kavanaugh hearings contains an interview with a man who believes that Christine Blasey Ford may have based her story on an incident that occurred between them in 1982. Only i

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                      CMS Chief Says 'Medicare for All' Too Good to Be True

                      WASHINGTON—”Medicare for All” might sound too good to be true, which means it probably is, says Seema Verma, the administrator for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). “As head of the agency that serves over 58 million M

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                        Senate Panel Issues Report That Exonerates Kavanaugh of All Allegations

                        The Senate Judiciary Committee issued a report on Nov. 3 summarizing its investigation of allegations against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh. The report concludes that there is no evidence to support the claims made by Kavanaugh’s accusers. T

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                          Wages and salaries jump by 3.1%, highest level in a decade

                          Employment costs rose more than expected in the third quarter in a sign that more inflation could be brewing in the U.S. economy.

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                          Facebook says it 'mistakenly' removed rabbi's story about harassment by Farrakhan supporters

                          Facebook “mistakenly” removed a New York Rabbi’s story about being harassed by Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan’s supporters on Thursday.

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                          Sunscreen, Clothing, And Other Coral Reef-Safe Alternatives

                          Harmful chemicals from sunscreen can leach into the ocean and damage coral. Here are some sun-blocking alternatives.

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                          Labour Party branch 'voted down motion condemning attack on Pittsburgh synagogue'

                          Members reject motion after saying there is too much focus on 'antisemitism this, antisemitism that'

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                            Kavanaugh Accuser Admits: I Made Up Claims of Sexual Assault to "Get Attention"

                            Kavanaugh Accuser Admits: I Made Up Claims of Sexual Assault to "Get Attention" - Katie Pavlich: A woman who accused Justice Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault .11/02/2018 19:07:58PM EST.

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                            The not-so-sweet taste of hypocrisy about anti-Semitism | JNS

                            Ben & Jerry’s decision to fund a group whose leaders endorse Louis Farrakhan throws zero tolerance for hate out the window.

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                            Howard University Distances Itself From Professor Who Claimed Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre Was ‘Strictly Political’, Not Hate Crime

                            Howard University in Washington, DC, has dissociated itself from a former faculty member who claimed that the Pittsburgh synagogue massacre was...

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                            More Voters Say the Press Has Divided the Country Than Trump

                            In the new Morning Consult/Politico poll, 64 percent of registered voters said the press has done more to divide the country than unite it since Trump took office, compared with 56 percent who said the same was true of the president.

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                            NY Times Reports, Without Evidence, That Trump's Views on Caravan Caused Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre

                            News Analysis The New York Times published two stories on the front page of its Oct. 30 print edition that blame President Donald Trump and his allies for the massacre at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh. Both stories are positioned prominently ab

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                            British media blame Israel for Gaza’s economic woes. Gazans blame Hamas and the PA

                            These counterintuitive findings offer a rare honest glimpse into what Palestinians living under Hamas’s despotic rule in Gaza actually believe, providing a “compelling corrective”…

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                            'Whitey' Bulger, the notorious Boston mobster found secretly living in Santa Monica, dies at 89 - Los Angeles Times

                            James J. “Whitey” Bulger Jr., a Boston mobster who topped the FBI’s most wanted list and was found quietly living in Santa Monica in 2011, has been found dead in prison. He was 89.

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                            New York Times Paints Trump as Peddler of Anti-Semitic Conspiracies, Cites No Evidence

                            News Analysis In a front-page feature story on the recent rise in anti-Semitic attacks, The New York Times painted President Donald Trump as a promoter of anti-Semitic conspiracy theories, without citing evidence. The newspaper suggests that those conspir

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                            Outrage as Pence brings out Messianic ‘rabbi’ to pray for synagogue victims

                            Loren Jacobs invokes 'Jesus the Messiah' in his prayer; Pence says he did not know the cleric, who was invited to event by Jewish GOP candidate Lena Epstein

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                            Colleges Can Reduce Stress Among Students With Therapy Dogs - Study Finds

                            A recent study by the University of British Columbia shows that therapy dogs are an effective way to help bring much-needed relief to our often-stressed student bodies.

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                            Stand United With Pittsburgh - Put up a mezuzah, share your condolences and show solidarity and pride!

                            Regardless of where you live around the globe, you can join this campaign. If you don’t have a Mezuzah at your door(s), please do so in honor of the victims.

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                            Left's Response To The Mass Shooting Of Jews Is An Act Of Bad Faith

                            If you think calling out George Soros is de facto anti-Semitism, your main concern is liberalism, not Jews or anti-Semitism.

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                            Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre Victims Identified, Include 97-Year-Old, Pair of Brothers

                            The 11 Jews massacred on Saturday by a white supremacist gunman at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh have...

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                            Why We Cling To The Tree Of Life

                            On Saturday, in a constantly-repeating story as old as the Jewish people, a Jew-hating murderer decided to slaughter as many Jews as possible. This murderer shouted the slogan of Jew-haters throughout time: “All Jews must die.”

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                            Is Trump Just a Stress Test for Democracy, or the Forecast of a Frightening Future?

                            Francis Fukuyama, the onetime neocon thinker who famously declared “The End of History,” asks an important question.

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                              Report: 72% of L.A. Religious Hate Crimes Targeted Jews

                              The latest report from the Los Angeles County Commission on Human Relations shows that 72 percent of hate crimes against religion in the...

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                              The Slaughter in Pittsburgh, A Jewish Perspective

                              Based on the early evidence, the shooter was not only consumed with a hatred of Jews but possessed a kind of sneering contempt for Trump on the grounds that Trump was basically a Jewish agent or a Jew-lover himself. View Post

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                              8 dead in Pittsburgh synagogue shooting, sources tell ABC News

                              A suspect is in custody after a shooting at a synagogue in Pittsburgh. Police said there are "multiple causalities."

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                              This IKEA Recall Is Actually Pretty Terrifying

                              A recent IKEA ceiling light recall comes with a serious safety hazard that could impact your entire family—literally.

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                              You Want 20% for Handing Me a Muffin? The Awkward Etiquette of iPad Tipping

                              Countertop payment tablets turn gratuities into a public ordeal; ‘You press the middle button so you don’t look cheap to the people behind you in line’

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                                Migrant caravan to U.S. faced Mexican riot police and pepper spray

                                President Trump threatened to shut down the U.S. border with Mexico as migrants head north in search of asylum

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                                Jamal Khashoggi: What the Arab world needs most is free expression - The Washington Post

                                The Arab world needs a modern version of the old transnational media so citizens can be informed about global events.

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                                Benedict T. Palen Jr - Co-owner of Ag Management Partners: Some Thoughts on the Current Investment Climate By Benedict T. Palen, Jr.

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                                Same-sex mouse parents give birth via gene editing

                                Scientists delivered pups with genetic material from two moms and two dads. But only pups with two moms survived to have babies themselves.

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                                  BREAKING: Director Wray Refuses to Deny Trump's Phone Calls Are Being Collected in FISA Database (VIDEO)

                                  FBI Director Christopher Wray testified to the U.S. Senate Wednesday morning about domestic spying and government abuse of data. Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) asked Director Wray if President Trump’s conversations are getting collected in the FISA (Forei

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                                    Preparing the Home Garden for Winter By Benedict T. Palen, Jr.

                                    In most areas of the US, fall has arrived, and flower and vegetable gardens have begun to wind down.  Doing some simple steps now can make things easier, and more productive, when the spring garden…

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                                    ‘Justice for Laquan!’ Demonstrators Chant, as Chicago Officer Is Convicted of Murder

                                    For some residents, the trial of Officer Jason Van Dyke in the killing of Laquan McDonald became a proxy for years of anger over police mistreatment of black Chicagoans.

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                                    Texas Family May Have Just Won the Viral Pregnancy Announcement Game with This T-Rex Themed Photo

                                    Nicole and Daniel Berkley, and their four children, dressed in orange T-Rex costumes to announce that they're expecting another baby

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                                      ➤ In need of a professional personal statement feedback? ★ Here are the best personal statement review services from essay editors w/ 5+ years of experience! ☑

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                                      Toys 'R' Us cancels bankruptcy auction; plans brand revival

                                      Does this mean more Toys 'R' Us stores could soon be on the way?

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                                      How the Boeing 747 Jumbo Jet Made Air Travel Affordable | Inverse

                                      On September 30, 1968, the first Boeing 747 was built, a wide-body "jumbo jet" that, at the time, became the largest civilian airplane in the world. Most US airlines have retired their 747s, marking the end of an era, but the Boeing helped make

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                                      The rape culture of the 1980s, explained by Sixteen Candles

                                      The beloved romantic comedy’s date rape scene provides important context for the Brett Kavanaugh accusations.

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                                        Future uncertain for Chula Vista Dreamer who accidentally crossed into Tijuana

                                        Late night on July 14, Marcela Dominguez woke up in the backseat of a friend’s car only to find herself in Tijuana. She was scared, her palms were sweaty, and her heart raced as she found herself overwhelmed with panic.

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                                          Verizon’s secret $40 unlimited plan is now available to everyone – you just need an iPhone – BGR

                                          Earlier this year, it emerged that Verizon is very stealthily funding a company called Visible, which is offering a slightly different kind of wireless service.

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                                          Elon Musk’s Guide to Tomorrow: How to Fix Earth, and Also Leave It | The New Yorker

                                          Ricardo Angulo and Ben Solomon write a humorous missive in the voice of Elon Musk about fixing and leaving Earth.