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Midday Fix: Live performance from The Lawrence Peters Outfit

37 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

Lawrence Peters Event: “A Day in the Country” The Hideout 1354 W. Wabansia Ave. Chicago, IL June 23 2 p.m.-11 p.m. Get tickets at or at
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Douglas W. Franchot Jr., father of Maryland comptroller and retired lawyer, dies

55 minutes ago   |   Baltimore Sun

Douglas W. Franchot Jr., a retired lawyer and father of Maryland Comptroller Peter W. Franchot, died Thursday morning at his Riderwood Village retirement community home in...
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Roy Moore preps for Senate run by lashing out at Alabama Republicans

1 hour ago   |   NY Daily News

He's getting saddled up for another 'Bama blockbuster! Judge Roy Moore lashed out at fellow Republicans as he prepared to make a long-awaited announcement about whether he'll...
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New N.R.A. Lawsuit Implicates Group's Second-in-Command

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

The National Rifle Association's continuing civil war has led to a schism between the top two officials at the gun organization.
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Philadelphia Police Department reassigns 72 cops over racist and violent Facebook posts

Philadelphia Police Department reassigns 72 cops over racist and violent Facebook posts

2 hours ago   |   New York Post   |   5 articles

Seventy-two police officers in Philadelphia have been placed on desk duty as department officials investigate racist, offensive or violent Facebook posts, the city's top cop...
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Opinion: Why War With Iran Is Bad For Trump - And America

Opinion: Why War With Iran Is Bad For Trump - And America

2 hours ago   |   NPR   |   5 articles

Iran's shoot-down of a U.S. drone underscores the growing risk of conflict between the countries. If war occurs, President Trump will wish he stayed out, write Aaron David...
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The Beyond Meat burger is a ‘highly processed' food sold at Carl's Jr. and TGI Fridays, but nutritionists say it's a healthy option

The Beyond Meat burger is a ‘highly processed' food sold at Carl's Jr. and TGI Fridays, but nutritionists say it's a healthy option

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Beyond Meat's "bleeding" veggie burger has become a popular alternative to traditional meat patties. The processed burger, which mimics the taste, look, and feel of real beef...
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Police checking whether abuse at Fair Oaks Farms was coerced

4 hours ago   |   WGN TV

FAIR OAKS, Ind. - A prosecutor says investigators are looking into whether an animal rights group worker coerced employees at a large northwestern Indiana dairy farm into the...
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The Sameness of Cass Sunstein

The Sameness of Cass Sunstein

4 hours ago   |   The New Republic

Say you want to write a book. Assume that you've written books before. Before beginning, you face a choice: Either you can research new material for the book, or you can write...
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72 Philadelphia officers placed on administrative duty over social media posts

5 hours ago   |   ABC   |   5 articles

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross says 72 police officers have been placed on administrative duty as an investigation continues into controversial social media...
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'Jeopardy!' champion James Holzhauer donates to cancer walk in Alex Trebek's...

'Jeopardy!' champion James Holzhauer donates to cancer walk in Alex Trebek's name

The popular "Jeopardy!" host publicly announced the diagnosis of his stage 4 pancreatic cancer in March. He's since said he's in near-remission . Read more ...

26-year-old police officer shot, killed while helping woman during domestic...

26-year-old police officer shot, killed while helping woman during domestic dispute

Several officers were on a domestic disturbance call, helping a woman collect her belongings and leave, when the gunfire began. Read more ...

Iran shoots down US spy drone amid tensions

Iran shoots down US spy drone amid tensions

The commander of Iran's Revolutionary Guard says the shooting down of a U.S. drone has sent “a clear message” to America. Read more ...

'Avengers: Endgame' getting re-release in bid to dethrone 'Avatar' as...

'Avengers: Endgame' getting re-release in bid to dethrone 'Avatar' as highest grossing film

"Endgame" is the second-highest grossing film of all time, with $2.743 billion in box office sales. That's about $44 million behind the sci-fi epic "Avatar." Read more ...

Legal cannabis sales could hit $15 billion globally this year

Legal cannabis sales could hit $15 billion globally this year

Fueled in part by CBD product sales and Canada's recent legalization of marijuana, the world's cannabis market could notch $15 billion this year. Read more ...

Today in History for June 20: Lizzie Borden found innocent of grisly double...

Today in History for June 20: Lizzie Borden found innocent of grisly double murder

There's a lot to look back on in history for June 20. Here are a couple of notable moments. Read more ...

Leader of Iran's Revolutionary Guard: Downed drone sends a ‘clear message'

Leader of Iran's Revolutionary Guard: Downed drone sends a ‘clear message'

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - The commander of Iran's Revolutionary Guard says the shooting down of a U.S. drone has sent “a clear message” to America. Gen. Hossein Salami said... Read more ...

Biden under fire over working with segregationists

Biden under fire over working with segregationists

Former Vice President Joe Biden is under fire from rivals in the democratic presidential race, after he reminisced about working together with segregationist senators in the 1970s. Read more ...

Opinion: Why War With Iran Is Bad For Trump - And America

Opinion: Why War With Iran Is Bad For Trump - And America

Iran's shoot-down of a U.S. drone underscores the growing risk of conflict between the countries. If war occurs, President Trump will wish he stayed out, write Aaron David... Read more ...

Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert out of hospital after stroke

Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert out of hospital after stroke

CLEVELAND - Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert was released from a Detroit-area hospital nearly a month after suffering a stroke and will recover at an in-patient rehabilitation center. Read more ...