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America’s largest cities drowning in debt, with Chicago leading the way, study finds

America’s 10 largest cities, largely Democrat strongholds, are drowning in municipal debt, according to a new report from government watchdog Truth in Accounting. Continue reading

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Alabama Dem attacks Trump Jr. with slur after abortion comments spark outcry

The Democrat from Alabama who sparked outrage with his remarks defending abortion attacked Donald Trump Jr. saying he’s “proof” that mothers should have the right to abort their children.  Continue reading

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Newsom scraps $16B plan for tunnels to deliver water to Southern California

California Gov. Gavin Newsom has formally abandoned a plan to build two giant tunnels to reroute the state’s water from north to south, an idea pushed by his predecessor, Jerry Brown. Continue reading

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Family of man who killed himself after appearing on ‘The Jerry Springer Show’ files wrongful death lawsuit

The family of a Kentucky man who fatally shot himself after appearing on the “The Jerry Springer Show” last year is suing the controversial talk show host and NBC. Continue reading

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Florida Legislature passes bill expanding program to arm teachers

The Florida House of Representatives passed a bill Wednesday allowing more teachers to carry firearms in school with the approval of local districts. Continue reading

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NJ mayor slammed for replying to anti-Semitic tweet says he was ‘misinterpreted’

A New Jersey mayor, accused of anti-Semitism on Twitter after telling a resident to call the cops on “Hasidic and Orthodox Jews” invading parks and beaches, apologized Wednesday and said it was a big “misinterpretation.” Continue reading

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Ex-Chris Christie aide Bridget Kelly sentenced to 13 months in ‘Bridgegate’ scandal

A senior staff member for former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was sentenced Wednesday to 13 months in prison for her role in the “Bridgegate” scandal. Continue reading

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Court rules House of Representatives can bar secular prayer from atheist

A D.C. federal appeals court ruled Friday that the House of Representatives does not have to allow a self-described atheist to deliver secular prayers. Continue reading

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South Carolina girl, 10, who died after fight at school took no serious physical hits, state senator says

A South Carolina state senator said Tuesday that there was no violent altercation between two fifth grade students that ultimately led to one girl’s death, contradicting earlier reports of a brutal attack.   Continue reading

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Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh takes indefinite leave of absence amid book controversy

Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh announced on Monday that she’s taking an indefinite leave of absence from office after it was revealed she received $500,000 from the University of Maryland Medical System in critics have called a “self-dealing” book sal… Continue reading

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Fairfax accuser Tyson speaks out as Virginia lieutenant governor says he passed polygraph tests

One of the two women accusing Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax of sexual assault has spoken out publically on television for the first time, saying that she wants to testify in front the Virginia Assembly — and that Fairfax should resign. Continue reading

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