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Martin Luther King Jr. High School coach shoots attackers

on March 3, 2013, 7:33 AM / in National News, News

(WXYZ) – Police sources tell 7 Action News that a women’s basketball coach  from Martin Luther King, Jr. Senior High School shot two men who attacked him as  he was walking two basketball players to their cars in the school parking  lot. CLICK HERE FOR THE LATEST  UPDATES Police sources say the coach was walking the two girls to their […]

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What the Bible Really Says About Abortion

on March 3, 2013, 7:15 AM / in National News, News, Religion
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America’s Fiscal Stupidity Mirrors Detroit

on March 3, 2013, 4:09 AM / in National News, News

by John Ransom It’s fitting that on the day Washington, DC is cutting the budget by an agreement that they really didn’t mean, that the city of Detroit will finally get what’s it has needed for a long time: declaration of fiscal disaster. Michigan’s Rick Snyder has appointed an emergency city manager to do for Detroit what Obama, Biden, the […]

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Lawsuit Claims Subway Sandwich Doesn’t Stack Up

Lawsuit Claims Subway Sandwich Doesn’t Stack Up

on March 3, 2013, 4:06 AM / in National News, News

From our good friends at the Court Jester…. A New Jersey man is suing sandwich giant Subway claiming the “$5 Footlong” subs don’t measure up. Jason Leslie filed his federal class action lawsuit after reading news reports that revealed that the sandwiches sometimes come up short.  “The sandwiches are anywhere between a half-inch to an inch shorter . . . […]

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Chicken Little, Sequester Edition

Chicken Little, Sequester Edition

on March 3, 2013, 4:00 AM / in National News, News

We’re publishing today from a secure bunker in an undisclosed location so as to avoid the fallout from the apocalypse known as the sequester. Today, the $85 billion in federal spending “cuts” take effect now that the Senate failed to pass either Democrat or Republican alternatives yesterday. The devastation is unthinkable — unable to afford plane trips home to Delaware, […]

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Maryland Senate Passes Governor O’Malley’s Gun Control Bill

on March 2, 2013, 10:51 AM / in National News, News

Written by Bob Adelmann Original Post After 10 hours of intense debate, the Maryland Senate passed Governor Martin O’Malley’s gun control measure handily late Thursday afternoon, 28-19, with all 12 Republicans and a handful of Democrats voting against the bill. The measure will be debated in the House next week, with passage nearly certain. After O’Malley signs the bill into […]

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U.S. budget cuts start ‘slow grind’

on March 2, 2013, 8:18 AM / in National News, News

President Obama tones down rhetoric as across-the-board federal spending cuts begin. By Jim Puzzanghera, Kathleen Hennessey and David S. Cloud, Los Angeles Times  WASHINGTON  — After weeks of increasingly dire warnings, the White House scrambled to adjust to the political and economic reality of deep and indiscriminate spending cuts that kicked in Friday and would, over time, hinder the economic […]

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Paul: Sequester is a 5% Cut on a 17% Increase

on March 2, 2013, 8:05 AM / in National News, News

U.S. Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) shines a spotlight on the true impact of today’s sequester cuts: If the sequester were to take effect, our spending would only be cut by 2.3%. Let me repeat that — these “eviscerating” cuts will leave our country with 97.7% of our current spending, cutting a mere $85 billion from this year’s $3.6 trillion budget. […]

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Obama: Sequester Won’t Be Apocalypse – ‘Just Dumb’

Obama: Sequester Won’t Be Apocalypse – ‘Just Dumb’

on March 2, 2013, 7:51 AM / in National News, News

By Fred Lucas (CNSNews.com) – After weeks of warning from President Barack Obama and administration officials that the sequester means criminal would go free, first responders and school teachers would lose their jobs, the border would be less secure, and there would be longer waits for air travelers without an agreement by March 1, Obama said Friday it wouldn’t be […]

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Hagel on sequestration: DoD will adjust

Hagel on sequestration: DoD will adjust

on March 2, 2013, 7:46 AM / in National News, News

By Andrew Tilghman Newly confirmed Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel struck a comparatively reassuring tone as the so-called sequestration of defense funding formally kicked in Friday, saying the military will “adjust” to the across-the-board budget cuts that are now mandatory for all services.“Today America has the best fighting force in the world, capable of responding to any challenge,” Hagel, told reporters […]

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Trickle Down Stagnation

on March 1, 2013, 4:47 PM / in National News, News

Editor’s Note: As Wal-Mart goes, so goes the nation… Given the important role the retail giant now plays in the lives of so many Americans, we’d suggest making this change to that GM- sponsored catch phrase from half a century ago. After all, 90% of Americans live within 15 minutes of a Wal-Mart, and even if they don’t all shop […]

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Federal Legislative Alert: Problematic PUPS Bill Reintroduced for 2013

on March 1, 2013, 4:09 PM / in National News, News

Federal “PUPS” legislation (S 395/HR 847), sponsored by Sen. Richard Durbin (D-Ill.) and Rep. Jim Gerlach has been reintroduced in the U.S. Congress and assigned to the House and Senate Agriculture committees. The bill is substantially the same as previous versions introduced in 2011 and 2010, which never received committee hearings. The AKC continues to express grave concerns about this […]

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Is the Sky falling?

Is the Sky falling?

on February 28, 2013, 10:04 AM / in National News, News

BOB WOODWARD: A ‘Very Senior’ White House Person Warned Me I’d ‘Regret’ What I’m Doing Bob Woodward said this evening on CNN that a “very senior person” at the White House warned him in an email that he would “regret doing this,” the same day he has continued to slam President Barack Obama over the looming forced cuts known as […]

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Tweet of the Year

Tweet of the Year

on February 28, 2013, 8:22 AM / in National News, News

RUSH: Donna Brazile tweeted that her insurance premium went up and  she  doesn’t know why, and I am not kidding.  I literally am not  kidding. Donna Brazile, a tweet, “What’s on your menu?  I just got off  the phone  with my health care provider asking them to explain why my  premium jumped  up.  No good answer.” Now, for those of […]

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ALL SENATORS ARE EQUAL, BUT THEIR CLASSES AREN’T

ALL SENATORS ARE EQUAL, BUT THEIR CLASSES AREN’T

on February 28, 2013, 8:16 AM / in National News, News

By Kyle Kondik Why 2014’s map is most favorable to the Republicans, and why it might not matter Make no mistake — this year’s Senate elections are being waged on Republican turf. But that’s not uncommon. A third of all Senate seats are on the ballot every other November, which means that two-thirds of the Senate remains the same even […]

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EPA scientists, medical experts fired for opposing water fluoridation

on February 28, 2013, 8:00 AM / in Local News, National News, News

(NaturalNews) Politics, not science, is what continues to drive the water  fluoridation agenda today, and it was always the impetus behind the original  passage of corrupt water fluoridation guidelines established by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) more than 50 years ago. But many  EPA scientists, it turns out, as well as other medical and scientific experts,  have bravely come […]

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Federal Lawmakers Push to Protect Dogs in Puppy Mills

Federal Lawmakers Push to Protect Dogs in Puppy Mills

on February 28, 2013, 7:54 AM / in National News, News

I haven’t looked at the bills yet. Don’t know if they are exactly the same as last time or if they have been changed any. We’ll be following it. It’s very important to contact your legislators to tell them NOT to sign on as co-sponsors this time! Even though the bill didn’t pass last time, far too many legislators *IN […]

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No, Obama Is Not My Daddy – He’s My Employee

No, Obama Is Not My Daddy – He’s My Employee

on February 27, 2013, 8:08 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

by KURT SCHLICTER The grotesque spectacle of the State of the Union address, with its lengthy  receiving line of adoring sycophants, demonstrates why the President is  operating under the delusion that he is more than just our President. Like him,  many people seem to fundamentally misunderstand his role. He’s not our “leader,”  or our “ruler,” or our national “daddy,” no […]

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Internet Sales Tax Emerges As Next Republican Fissure

Internet Sales Tax Emerges As Next Republican Fissure

on February 27, 2013, 5:29 PM / in National News, News

A new wedge between old-school Republicans and Paul-style hybrids. “Those people who think their fingerprints will not be found on the murder weapon will find out that they’re wrong,” Norquist warns. Rosie Gray BuzzFeed Staff View this image › Image by Alex Wong / Getty Images WASHINGTON — A proposal to strengthen sales taxes on internet commerce is emerging as […]

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Obama’s Rationing Plan Revealed in Lawsuit

Obama’s Rationing Plan Revealed in Lawsuit

on February 27, 2013, 5:19 PM / in National News, News

Commentary from Twila Brase, President CCHF A federal lawsuit has revealed one of Obama’s A federal lawsuit has revealed one of Obama’s rationing plans. The Administration says states can cut Medicaid payments to doctors and other providers to hold down costs. This is a breathtaking statement. President Obama’s signature law, Obamacare, adds 16 million people to Medicaid. It offers states […]

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