4 Chicago Shootings Over Weekend
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4 Chicago Shootings Over Weekend

In Chicago, 17 people were shot, and one man was found dead over the weekend. The dead man was found unresponsive outside, on Jan. 14, 2018, in the…

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Martin Luther King Supporters Are Still Dreaming of the Day When …
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Martin Luther King Supporters Are Still Dreaming of the Day When …

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was a reformer, minister, civil rights leader and a revolutionary. Although, his legacy continues to echo throughout history, unfortunately, many King supporters are…

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Casino Shuttle Boat Catches Fire in Florida
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Casino Shuttle Boat Catches Fire in Florida

Numerous people jumped over 10 feet into cold water when their shuttle boat caught fire, on Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018. It was carrying them off the Florida Gulf…

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Bullying Can Be Prevented [Video]
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Bullying Can Be Prevented [Video]

October was bullying prevention awareness month. Everyone from kids to adults took a stand for change. On Monday, Oct. 23, 2017, parents of teens at York High School, in Maine,…

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Oprah Winfrey and Donald Trump Are Two Peas in a Pod
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Oprah Winfrey and Donald Trump Are Two Peas in a Pod

Since the Golden Globes Awards, everyone seems to be talking about encouraging Oprah Winfrey to run for president in 2019. Americans need to consider that she and President…

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Courtney Roland Missing in Houston, Texas
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Courtney Roland Missing in Houston, Texas

Courtney Roland, a 29-year-old sports reporter in Houston, Texas is missing. According to her roommate, Roland texted her and said a man she saw in Walgreens followed her…

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Rick Perry’s Subsidy Plan for Coal and Nuclear Power Plants Quashed
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Rick Perry’s Subsidy Plan for Coal and Nuclear Power Plants Quashed

In line with President Donald Trump’s move against environmental protections, Energy Secretary Rick Perry proposed subsidizing coal and nuclear power plants. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) unanimously…

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Las Vegas Councilman Ricki Barlow Corruption Investigation Continues
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Las Vegas Councilman Ricki Barlow Corruption Investigation Continues

Las Vegas City Councilman Ricki Barlow had been under investigation by the FBI for corruption charges. The 3-year-long investigation continues. A federal grand jury recently heard testimony from…

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Smoking Legal Age to Increase From 18 to 21
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Smoking Legal Age to Increase From 18 to 21

The smoking legal age is set to increase from 18 to 21 at the start of the New Year. Effective Jan. 1, 2018, Public Law 34-01 will raise the…

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Storm System Strengthens and Heads for New England
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Storm System Strengthens and Heads for New England

On Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, a nor’easter is heading up the East Coast and blizzard conditions are brewing on the mid-Atlantic coast and the Northeast. The coastal Southeast…

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