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The NRA wants more children to be gun owners.  Caroline Starks was 2 years old. Her 5-year-old brother was… Read More

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15 people killed in Boko Haram attack on market vendors in Borno state. Nearly 20 suspected Boko Haram gunmen opened… Read More

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New study shows that high school drop-out rates might be affected by income inequality.  Like teen girls who… Read More

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Rep. Alicia Reece Fights for the (Continued) Right to Vote

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A year after a Right-leaning US Supreme Court invalidated crucial provisions of the Voting Rights Act, the fight against state-level… Read More

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Hallmark has responded to the trend of wishing single moms a happy Father's Day with special holiday cards. Some love it, while others think it's… Read More

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