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“It’s Never An Insult To Be Called What…

"Scout," said Atticus, "nigger-lover is just one of those terms that don't mean anything—like snot-nose. It's hard to explain—ignorant, trashy people use it when they think somebody's favoring Negroes over and above themselves. It's slipped…

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Advocates: Leave Gold Star Families Out of Politics

During the campaign, Trump drew harsh criticism for his handling of Khizr Khan, a Gold Star father who spoke out against the Republican frontrunner at the Democratic National Convention. Trump attacked Khan for spreading “inaccuracies”…

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President Threatens John McCain in Radio Interview

The president’s words cap an ongoing feud between the two since Trump inferred McCain was not a war hero because he was captured in Vietnam. WASHINGTON, District of Columbia - President Trump has responded to…

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High School Teacher Put on Paid Leave for…

Chemistry teacher Windy Pappas kneeled with two signs - one saying 'Black Lives Matter' and another reading 'It's OK to disagree with every sign here!!!' - during a rally to kick off homecoming week at…

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Dow Closes Within 5 Points of Milestone 23,000…

The Dow ended higher Tuesday, buoyed by strong quarterly results from UnitedHealth Group and Johnson & Johnson and briefly topping 23,000 for the first time. by Fred Imbert (CNBC) - The index gained 40 points…

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Google Doodle Honors Late Singer Selena

Google is paying tribute to the late singer Selena Quintanilla. (WPVI) - Tuesday's Google Doodle commemorates the debut of Selena's first official album "Selena," which was released Oct. 17, 1989. The Doodle also links to…

John McCain & Mitt Romney

McCain Slams “Half-Baked, Spurious Nationalism”

Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., slammed "half-baked, spurious nationalism" in an impassioned speech while accepting the Liberty Medal in Philadelphia this evening. by Tara Fowler (Yahoo) - McCain, who was presented with the medal by former…