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Roxanne "Butter" Bracco began with the Dispatch as Pittsburgh Correspondent, but will be providing reports and insights from Washington DC, Maryland and the surrounding region. Contact Roxie aka "Butter" at [email protected] ATTN: Roxie or Butter Bracco

By Butter Bracco On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
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Alabama Doug Jones says teachers carrying guns the ‘dumbest idea I’ve ever heard’ as state bill moves forward

Alabama Sen. Doug Jones (D) had harsh words for a bill proposed in Alabama state’s legislature that would allow teachers to carry guns on school campuses in response to the deadly school shooting last week in More...

By Butter Bracco On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018
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New York: Devon Davis discovers decomposing baby boy in trash can, police searching for clues

A decomposing baby boy was found wrapped in a yellow plastic bag and placed in a park trash can in Queens, New York. Devon Davis discovered the boy while walking around the park, noticing the rancid smell. “I More...

By Butter Bracco On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018
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ACLU and Planned Parenthood sue over law banning aborting babies due to Down Syndrome

The American Civil Liberties Union and Planned Parenthood are suing to block Ohio’s new state law which bans abortion babies if they have Down Syndrome, calling the law an “unconstitutional undue burden on More...

By Butter Bracco On Tuesday, February 20th, 2018
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Baltimore: Double homicide victims found in running car identified as Ashley Dickinson, Joshua Frazier

Montgomery County Police are investigating a double homicide, identifying the victims as Ashley Susan Dickinson and Joshua Michael Frazier. According to police, on Thursday, February 15, around 9:56 p.m. a resident More...

By Butter Bracco On Tuesday, February 20th, 2018
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Missing Rhode Island man Kenneth Stedman identified as body found in Spectacle Pond

Cranston police identified the body found in Spectacle Pond off Garfield Avenue as Kenneth Stedman. Kenneth Stedman Stedman, 69, was reported missing one week earlier, found dead after a caller just before 7 More...

By Butter Bracco On Tuesday, February 20th, 2018
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Ohio: Missing teen Payton Young identified as body found in Scioto River

A body pulled from the Scioto River Monday has been identified as missing teen Payton Young. According to Columbus Police, officers were dispatched to the Hayden Falls Park area on the report of a body found, Monday More...

By Butter Bracco On Saturday, February 17th, 2018
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Loyola professors part of anti-Trump punk band, espousing pro-abortion rhetoric

The Loyola Phoenix reports that current and former professors started their own punk bank, aptly titled “no.no.no.NO,” to protest “Donald Trump’s presidency and the volatile social climate it has created.” The More...

By Butter Bracco On Saturday, February 17th, 2018
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Cocoa Beach murder case: Joshua Keravuori sought by police for murder of Terry Hilliard

A nationwide manhunt has just become more clear as authorities have identified the person of interest as Joshua Keravuori of Maryland. Keravuori, 18, is the lead suspect linked to a homicide at a Cocoa motel, The More...

By Butter Bracco On Saturday, February 17th, 2018
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GoFundMe page setup for Matthew Ortega’s family

Fairfax County police say Matthew Ortega was found dead on Jeb Stuart Square Wednesday morning after suffering severe trauma to his upper body. Police identified the teen yesterday and now the community is rallying More...

By Butter Bracco On Saturday, February 17th, 2018
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Chinese Christian converts Huang Zhelong, Li Xiangjin granted immigration stay in Connecticut

As the immigration debate centers around Dreamers, DACA, one Chinese couple in Connecticut has been granted a stay of deportation from federal immigration authorities, claiming America is an asylum, a place of More...

By Butter Bracco On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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Dartmouth study claims frigid temps, snowy 2018 is due to a ‘warming hole’

2018 has already put frozen Florida iguanas in the headlines and showcases snowball fights on North Carolina beaches. So, where is the global warming hysterics? Claiming that this is an isolated trend, due to a More...

By Butter Bracco On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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Planned Parenthood sues Trump administration over funding cuts to sex ed program which includes abortion

Planned Parenthood is suing the federal government for cutting funding for a sex education program started during the Obama administration: The Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program (TPP). The reported focus of the More...

By Butter Bracco On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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Jimmy Kimmel cries again, calls for gun control, ‘real laws’ and Trump ‘mentally ill’ if he doesn’t

During the opening monologue for the airing of Thursday’s Jimmy Kimmel Live, host Jimmy Kimmel urged his viewers to vote out pro-Second Amendment House members and called President Trump “obviously mentally More...

By Butter Bracco On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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Ohio: Body found in backyard, under concrete as missing man, Nicholas Stein, Carl Spencer charged with murder

Officials have identified the body encased in concrete and buried in a backyard in Ohio as Nicholas Stein, a man reported missing last year. Stein, 26, has been identified by the Stark County Coroner’s Office More...

By Butter Bracco On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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Fairfax Country police identify Matthew Ortega as the teen murdered, found in Jeb Stuart Square

Fairfax County police have identified a homicide victim found in Centreville on Wednesday Matthew Ortega. Ortega, 17, was found dead in the street in the 13000 block of Jeb Stuart Square shortly before 5:20 a.m. More...

By Butter Bracco On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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South Carolina: Mickey Cox, Terry Langston arrested after traffic stop links the pair to Mexican drug cartel

The Seneca Police Department said one of two men arrested during a traffic stop on Thursday morning has ties to a Mexican drug cartel. Officers identified that pair as Mickey Cox, 50, and Terry Langston, 52, for possession More...

By Butter Bracco On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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Senate Democrat candidate Shane Morris mocks ‘thoughts and prayers’ joining USA Today, Palm Beach Post

A lot of Democrats are joining atheists and gun control activists by making speeches about the school shooting in Parkland, Fla., Wednesday, but Shane Morris, Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate from Tennessee, More...

By Butter Bracco On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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Facebook’s Panorama Político reporter Pedro Damián Gómez murdered, third journalist killed in Mexico this year

As Mexican drug cartels battle over control of key trafficking routes and street-level distribution, another journalist has been found dead. In Tijuana, Pedro Damián Gómez, the director of a Facebook outlet More...

By Butter Bracco On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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Connecticut Sen Chris Murphy blames mass shooting on Congress with more lies and fearmongering

Sen. Chris Murphy said Wednesday that Congress bears responsibility for the “epidemic of mass slaughter” in the US, addressing the Senate floor while news of a school shooting unfolded in Florida. “This More...

By Butter Bracco On Thursday, February 15th, 2018
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Descendant group attacks Georgetown, Jesuits over historic involvement in slavery, demands cash reconciliation

While Georgetown University and the Jesuits have attempted to make amends for the institution’s involvement in slavery, members of the Descendant community remain unsatisfied, demanding cash. “Following many More...


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