Gov. Rick Scott’s anti-science purge begins: State employee banned for uttering ‘climate change’ A Florida state employee has been reprimanded and told not to come to work after Gov. Rick Scott’s (R) administration banned the use of the terms “climate change” and “global warming.” Earlier this month, reports said that officials in the Scott administration ordered Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) administrators not to use the terms in documents or meetings because they asserted that the climate science behind global warming was not a “true fact.” More
What Anthony Weiner could learn from Mark Sanford Anthony Weiner says he will soon decide whether to run for mayor of New York. As the former congressman weighs the pros and cons, he might want to keep an eye on Mark Sanford's comeback attempt in South Carolina. More
Six politicians plead not guilty in alleged NYC mayor's race plot New York State Sen. Malcolm Smith and five other politicians pleaded not guilty Tuesday to corruption charges in connection with an alleged plot to buy a line on New York City's mayoral ballot. The allegations revived public concerns about a documented culture of exploitation in Albany that has prompted officials to seek legal recourse to induce change. More
Boston bombing suspect: City shut down amid manhunt With the second suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing still at large early Friday morning, Gov. Deval Patrick ordered everyone in the city to stay home. "There is a massive manhunt underway," he said at a morning press conference, calling it a "rapidly developing situation." Police Col. More
Democrats raise $22M for House races The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee raised a record $22.6 million during the first three months of the year, officials announced Thursday. It ended March with $8.9 million in cash reserves and $4.5 million in debt. More
Wis. recall is rematch of 2010 governor's race MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The candidates may be ... Scott Walker defeated Democrat Tom Barrett in the 2010 governor's race, Wisconsin has been rocked with massive protests over workers' rights, recall elections over a contentious union rights law and a ... 05/9/2012 - 11:14 am | View Link
Wis. recall is rematch of 2010 governor's race MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- The candidates may be the same, but Wisconsin isn't. In the tumultuous 18 months since Republican Scott Walker defeated Democrat Tom Barrett in the 2010 governor's race, Wisconsin has been rocked with massive protests over workers ... 05/9/2012 - 10:03 am | View Link
Decision 2012: Recall Is Rematch Of 2010 Governor's Race MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- The Wisconsin recall election targeting Republican Gov. Scott Walker on June 5 will be a rematch of the 2010 race Walker won. Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett won the Democratic primary Tuesday to earn the right to take on Walker for a ... 05/9/2012 - 8:30 am | View Link
Wisconsin Recall Is Rematch Of 2010 Governor’s Race Now, Walker and Barrett are headed for a rematch. Barrett, the mayor of Milwaukee since 2004, easily won the Democratic primary Tuesday and will take on Walker in the June 5 recall a short four weeks away. Walker defeated Barrett by 125,000 votes ... 05/9/2012 - 6:39 am | View Link
Recall is rematch of 2010 governor’s race (UPDATE) MADISON, Wis. (AP) – The candidates may be ... Scott Walker defeated Democrat Tom Barrett in the 2010 governor’s race, Wisconsin has been rocked with massive protests over workers’ rights, recall elections over a contentious union rights law and ... 05/9/2012 - 5:18 am | View Link
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When Tom Hagle is tattooing a client, his 5-year-old daughter, Parker, likes to imitate her dad -- using a motorized pen to give her younger sister "tattoos" as well. Hagle, who has been a tattoo artist for 14 years, opened his first shop three weeks ago. He said City Roots Tattoo Gallery in Milford is a "family business.
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Box Cutter Under Bed Sent Terror Defendant Back to CustodyABC NewsA Minnesota man living at a halfway house while awaiting sentencing on a terror charge was returned to custody in April after a box cutter was found under his bed, according to a court document filed Monday. U. S. District Judge Michael Davis ordered and more »
It's going to be a long, deadly summer in the United States.
In the first five days of July, American police astoundingly killed 20 people from coast to coast, including five deaths in California, two each in Texas, Florida and Oregon, and one each in North Carolina, Tennessee, Nevada, Oklahoma, Virginia, West Virginia and Massachusetts.
These killings by police are so common, with an average now more than three people killed by police per day in America, that it appears our country is becoming truly desensitized to the violence.