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By Zach Jones On Wednesday, August 26th, 2015
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Media obsessed with Donald Trump, 15 GOP candidates ignored

Media coverage of Donald Trump appears to be good for ratings, even at the expense of covering the other Republican candidates. In fact, analysis by CNN’s “Reliable Sources” indicates that Trump More...

By Butter Bracco On Wednesday, August 26th, 2015
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New Hampshire: Bernie Sanders extends lead, grows in favorability

Since April, the Democratic race has taken a dramatic turn with Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders now leadning former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton 42% to 35%, according to a new poll released by Public Policy More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, August 24th, 2015
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Disney’s ‘Gaston’ Devon Staples, dead after launching firework off of his head

A Florida man celebrating the Fourth of July in Maine with family, died when he tried to launch a firework off the top of his head, Maine State Police say. Devon Staples, 22, of Calais had been setting off fireworks More...

By Zach Jones On Tuesday, August 18th, 2015
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HBO’s David Simon: ‘libertarian notion’ on housing is just a code for racism

Writer and producer David Simon (The Wire, Treme) discussed urban policies and racism with former Newark mayor-now New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker for an interview, linking talks of “freedom” and “liberty” More...

By Butter Bracco On Sunday, August 16th, 2015
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Hillary Clinton like a ‘weird aunt’ or ‘school principal’ as panel loves Bernie Sanders

The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore on Thursday incldued a panel discussion which bashed the 2016 presidential candidates: Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. While actor Michael Rapaport took aim at Trump, Nightly More...

By Guest Author On Friday, August 14th, 2015
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How Hot Stock AAC Was Brought Down By Its Very Own-A Better Tomorrow Drug Rehab

There are not many things that can instantly change the tide for a very strong stock, but as the recent drop in price for shares in AAC Holdings have shown, having your company president and several other staff More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, August 13th, 2015
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Joe Biden third in Iowa poll and he’s not running

While Hillary Clinton has a commanding lead in Iowa over Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, according to the latest CNN/ORC poll, Vice President Joe Biden as jumped ahead of the other rivals and moved into third place. Sadly More...

By Butter Bracco On Thursday, August 13th, 2015
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Tali Lennox’s boyfriend, Ian Jones, identified as body found in Hudson River

The body found in the Hudson River has been identified as Ian Jones, the boyfriend of Tali Lennox, who had been missing since Saturday. “The Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office reports that the autopsy on the More...

By Zach Jones On Thursday, August 13th, 2015
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‘Bridge of Spies’ by Steven Spielberg to premiere at NY Film Festival

The 53rd New York Film Festival made exciting news by announcing the debut Steven Spielberg‘s Cold War thriller, Bridge of Spies, the Film Society of Lincoln Center announced Wednesday. The announcement comes More...

By Butter Bracco On Wednesday, August 12th, 2015
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New York teacher Andrea McHale blames ‘pressure’ for passing failing student Melissa Mejia

A teacher at a school in Queens explained in an interview with the New York Post that she passed a senior who deserved to fail because of the “tremendous amount of pressure” to just graduate kids. Andrea McHale, More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, August 11th, 2015
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Coca-cola, Pepsi, Nestle linked to bribe of scientists to defend impact of sugar

Coca-Cola and many scientists came under fire Monday after millions of dollars in donations to a nonprofit fighting against diet links to obesity were made public. Global Energy Balance Network spreads the message More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, August 10th, 2015
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Carly Fiorina targets Hillary Clinton as a ‘liar’ with Chris Matthews

Following her proclaimed victory in the “undercard” GOP debate in Cleveland, Carly Fiorina appeared on MSNBC’s Hardball with Chris Matthews facing off on Hillary Clinton and energizing followers More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, August 8th, 2015
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Fallout from Chuck Schumer opposing Iran deal: MoveOn blackmail, Huckabee support

The decision by Senator Chuck Schumer of New York to oppose President Obama’s Iran nuclear deal has rattled the Democrat Party, Obama supporters and garnered an unlikely word of support from GOP presidential More...

By Robert Herriman On Friday, August 7th, 2015
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Republican debate déjà vu: NYC-area pol vs. a Paul

While I was watching the testy exchange last night at the first Republican Presidential debate between New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and Kentucky Senator Rand Paul over government surveillance, I couldn’t More...

By Stephen Nevets On Thursday, August 6th, 2015
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Colin Farrell cast in ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’ a the wizard ‘Graves’

The cast of the Harry Potter spin-off Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them added to their dynamic cast as Colin Farrell has signed on to play a wizard. The True Detective star has just signed on to the Warner More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, August 6th, 2015
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George Pataki, Lindsey Graham would ‘monitor mosques’ ‘send troops’ to beat ISIS

In the “Undercard” group of GOP presidential candidates, South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham proclaimed that he’d “monitor a mosque” or “send troops” to defeat the Islamic More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Monday, July 27th, 2015
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Detroit: Satanic Temple to unveil statue ‘largest’ ceremony in history

The Satanic Temple unveiled an 8-foot-tall bronze statue of a goat-headed Devil in Detroit, calling the event the “largest public satanic ceremony in history,” WWJ-TV reported. Tickets were $25 to the “private More...

By Jinkie Barendse On Monday, July 27th, 2015
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Vocal Christian Candace Cameron Bure joins ‘The View’ with Paula Faris

Former Full House actress and Christian film star, Candace Cameron-Bure and Good Morning America Weekend host Paula Faris are reportedly set to be added to the line-up of hosts for the next season of The View. Variety More...

By Butter Bracco On Thursday, July 23rd, 2015
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New York fast-food wage hike could cost over $1 billion

New York appears to be moving on a massive minimum wage hike for fast-food workers, going to $15 over the next few years, as detailed by NPR. A state panel in New York recommended the minimum wage for fast-food More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, July 23rd, 2015
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Thousands protest Iran deal as John Kerry addresses Congress

As Secretary of State John Kerry addressed Congress on President Obama’s Iranian nuclear deal Wednesday, thousands took to the streets to protest. Tensions rose between Democrats and Republicans as Kerry said More...

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