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Here's How Badly Florida Wants To Keep Former Felons From Voting

1 minute ago   |   News One

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has signed a measure approved by state lawmakers that makes the restoration of voting rights for people convicted of felonies contingent on having...
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U.S. Prisons Chief Is Reassigned After Jeffrey Epstein's Suicide in Jail

13 minutes ago   |   NY Times

The move is the latest fallout over Mr. Epstein's death at a chronically understaffed federal jail.
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Soccer star Ronaldo paid $375K to rape accuser, Las Vegas court records say

1 hour ago   |   Review Journal   |   2 articles

Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo wants a lawsuit against him thrown out, acknowledging in court documents that he reached a settlement with a woman who accused him of rape.
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‘The Correct Decision.' NYPD Fires Daniel Pantaleo, Officer Involved in Eric Garner Death

1 hour ago   |   Time   |   7 articles

Daniel Pantaleo , the New York City police officer who fatally choked Eric Garner, has been fired. New York police commissioner James O'Neill made the announcement at a press...
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Illinois state senator apologizes for mock assassination of Trump at fundraiser

2 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - A Democratic state senator is apologizing for a mock assassination of Republican President Donald Trump staged at a weekend fundraiser. WCIA-TV in Champaign...
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Texas cops who led black man by rope from horseback won't face criminal charges

Texas cops who led black man by rope from horseback won't face criminal charges

3 hours ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

The two police officers who led a handcuffed black man by a rope from horseback will not face criminal charges over the incident, it has emerged. Images of the August 3 arrest...
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What Have You Done, Richard Linklater?

What Have You Done, Richard Linklater?

3 hours ago   |   The New Republic

Maria Semple's Where'd You Go, Bernadette? is not the greatest book ever written, but it is so much better than the new movie adaptation by Richard Linklater that it warrants...
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White nationalist arrested for threatening to attack Jewish Community Center

3 hours ago   |   Think Progress

Police in Ohio this weekend arrested a 20-year-old self-described white nationalist who had threatened to attack a local Jewish Community Center. James Reardon Jr., 20, posted...
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Fox News guests and hosts accused the media of 'deliberately' trying to cause a recession to undermine Trump's re-election prospects

Fox News guests and hosts accused the media of 'deliberately' trying to cause a recession to undermine Trump's re-election prospects

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Guests and co-hosts on "Fox & Friends" all argued on Monday morning that the media is deliberately trying to cause a recession specifically to undermine President Donald Trump...
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Hong Kong Protesters Love Pepe the Frog. No, They're Not Alt-Right

4 hours ago   |   NY Times

To much of the world, the cartoon frog is a hate symbol. To Hong Kong protesters, he's something entirely different: one of them.
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U.S. prisons chief removed after Epstein's death

U.S. prisons chief removed after Epstein's death

WASHINGTON - Attorney General William Barr has removed the acting director of the Bureau of Prisons from his position more than a week after millionaire financier Jeffrey... Read more ...

There could have been three more mass shootings if these men weren't...

There could have been three more mass shootings if these men weren't stopped, authorities say

Authorities say they foiled three potential mass shootings this weekend after arresting three men in different states who expressed interest in or threatened to carry them out. Read more ...

7th-grader donates $15,000 to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

7th-grader donates $15,000 to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

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NBA's Steph Curry helps Howard U. start Division I golf team

NBA's Steph Curry helps Howard U. start Division I golf team

WASHINGTON - Two-time NBA MVP Stephen Curry is helping Howard University launch a Division I golf program. Read more ...

Crazy video: Driver loses control during Zombie School Bus races in Clarksville

Crazy video: Driver loses control during Zombie School Bus races in Clarksville

Dramatic video shows a racing school bus lose control and crash at Sportsdome Speedway in Clarksville. Read more ...

NYPD fires Officer Daniel Pantaleo in chokehold death of Eric Garner

NYPD fires Officer Daniel Pantaleo in chokehold death of Eric Garner

NYPD cop Daniel Panatelo has been fired for causing the chokehold death of Eric Garner, Police Commissioner James O'Neill announced Monday. O'Neill's widely expected decision... Read more ...

Nebraska, Iowa, Iowa State make Top 25 teams in The Associated Press...

Nebraska, Iowa, Iowa State make Top 25 teams in The Associated Press preseason college football poll

Congratulations to Nebraska, Iowa and Iowa State for making the top 25 in the Top 25 teams in The Associated Press preseason college football poll. Read more ...

Wisconsin reinstates Quintez Cephus after he's cleared of sexual assault charges

Wisconsin reinstates Quintez Cephus after he's cleared of sexual assault charges

Cephus was reinstated Monday after he was cleared of sexual assault charges. Wisconsin had expelled him last semester. Read more ...

AP Top 25: Clemson's No. 1 ranking adds another layer to Alabama rivalry

AP Top 25: Clemson's No. 1 ranking adds another layer to Alabama rivalry

Clemson's preseason No. 1 ranking adds yet another level of competition with Alabama heading into 2019. Read more ...

Trump Dismisses Recession Fears, Says Fed Must Help The Economy

Trump Dismisses Recession Fears, Says Fed Must Help The Economy

The Trump administration pushed back hard against warnings of an economic slowdown. But the president is also calling on the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates again to help... Read more ...