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Religious "Nones" Are Now the Biggest Religious Group in America...
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This is huge news, from General Social Survey data: The 2018 GSS was just released and there's some big news. Those of "no religion" (23.1%) are statistically the same size as evangelicals (22.8%). There was also a small resurgence of mainline
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-03-22 19:02 UTC
E. Coli Scare Leads To Recall Of Ground Beef Products...
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A recall of raw ground beef products has been announced due to a potential E. coli scare. The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced that La Rosita Fresh Mark, Inc. has issued a recall of approximately 54
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-03-21 01:29 UTC
Common ADHD medications may cause psychosis, study finds...
Two common ADHD medications, Adderall and Vyvanse, used in teens and young adults may be more likely to cause psychosis, according to a new study.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-03-21 01:21 UTC
Can't pay? It might land you behind bars...
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In the United States, locking people up for debt is prohibited by federal law and held as unconstitutional by the Supreme Court. But the American justice system puts poor people behind bars anyways. As a new report from the Hamilton Project shows, this pr
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-03-15 09:28 UTC
Fourth Ripon student has cancer. Parents demand removal of cell tower from school...
Ripon, California, Unified School District is working with Sprint to move a cellular phone tower near Weston Elementary after four students were diagnosed with cancer and parents voiced their concerns.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-03-13 21:40 UTC
More Than 2,200 People Quarantined At Immigration Centers Amid Mumps Outbreak...
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'Medical conditions in unprecedented numbers'
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-03-12 22:43 UTC
Hollywood actresses at center of huge nationwide college admissions cheating scam. They stand accused of paying bribes to get kids into high-profile schools....
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Authorities charged dozens of people from affluent backgrounds in a nationwide college admissions cheating scam, according to Monday reports. Actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin are just two of the women involved in the alleged scam. Police arres
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-03-12 22:39 UTC
Dick's Sporting to stop selling hunting rifles in 125 stores...
Dick's Sporting Goods Inc said on Tuesday it would stop selling hunting rifles and ammunition at 125 stores and forecast 2019 profit below analysts' expectations, sending its shares down 10 percent.'
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-03-12 22:30 UTC
Republicans brush off Trump budget request...
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Congress loves to ignore presidential budget requests, and this year, lawmakers are even more eager to dismiss President Trump's spending blueprint.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-03-12 01:01 UTC
Former Gillibrand aide resigned in protest over handling of sex harassment claims...
What happened when #MeToo hit the office of one of its leaders, 2020 candidate Kirsten Gillibrand.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-03-11 17:20 UTC
Man Claims To Have Third Tape Of R. Kelly Sexually Abusing Young Girls...
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'He appeared to be in command of the girls'
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-03-11 17:18 UTC
Trump endorses making Daylight Savings Time PERMANENT...
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President Trump said Monday that he would support ending the twice-a-year clock shuffle, leaving America's clocks where they are right now.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-03-11 16:49 UTC
Assemblyman introduces bill to split New York State into three parts...
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Assemblyman David DiPietro (R,C,I-East Aurora) says the state should be divided into three parts: New York, Montauk, and New Amsterdam.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-03-10 01:34 UTC
Can we please get rid of daylight savings time?...
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The claimed energy savings are nonexistent, but the stress, health problems, and grumpiness it causes are real. Two states already are rid of it. It's time for Congress to act.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-03-09 16:36 UTC
Woman Attacks 7 People With Pepper Spray in Manhattan in What Police Say May Be a Hate Crime...
The attacks occurred in four locations, including two subway stations, and are being investigated as possible hate crimes, the police said.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-03-09 04:50 UTC
Thanks to good Samaritan, jobless New Jersey man hits $273 million lottery...
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An out-of-work man nearly lost out on a $273 million lottery win after he left his Mega Millions ticket lying on the counter at the store where he purchased his tickets, CBS News reported. But 54-year-old Mike Weirsky of Alpha, New Jersey, got lucky. When
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-03-08 17:33 UTC
Ex-Trump Campaign Boss Manafort Sentenced To 47 Months In Prison...
Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has been sentenced to 47 months in prison for tax and bank fraud.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-03-08 01:39 UTC
New Research: Most Churches Are Shrinking...
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A new study from Lifeway Research puts numbers to what many American Christians intuitively sense: most churches are shrinking. The study of 1,000 Protestant pastors found: 61% of churches are shrinking or plateauing 57% churches have fewer than 100 peopl
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-03-07 18:21 UTC
Debt Crisis: Deficit Balloons 77 Percent In First Four Months Of Fiscal Year...
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Flat revenues due to tax reform and more spending are driving the deficit to dangerous levels. The post Debt Crisis: Deficit Balloons 77 Percent In First Four Months Of Fiscal Year appeared first on The Resurgent .
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-03-06 14:48 UTC
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