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GOPer claims answer to school shootings is watching Andy Griffith and beating ‘all the students’ with a paddle

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 - 10:50am

Former South Carolina Lt. Gov. Andrew Bauer (R) on Sunday suggested that more students are committing mass shootings because they no longer receive paddlings from teachers or watch The Andy Griffith Show. During a panel segment on CNN, Bauer explained that he did not expect Republicans to take actio...

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WATCH: Furious John Kasich blisters ‘cowardly’ GOP and gun owners for opposing assault rifle ban

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 - 10:03am

Ohio Governor John Kasich (R) launched a furious tirade at his own party and gun owners on Sunday morning, saying those who refuse to get behind an assault weapon ban should do the right thing without fear of losing their jobs. Speaking with CNN host Dana Bash, the normally unflappable Ohio Republic...

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‘This is about begging for our lives’: Parkland students reveal plan to destroy politicians in bed with NRA

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 - 9:39am

Survivors from the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida said on Sunday that they expect students around the country to stand up against and “shame any politicians taking money from NRA and using us for collateral.” In an interview with CNN’s Da...

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‘This mofo is tweaking hard’: Internet flays Trump for admitting Moscow is ‘laughing their asses off’ at US

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 - 9:02am

President Donald Trump left himself open for both mockery and criticism after he tweeted, “They are laughing their asses off in Moscow,” at American discord following the 2016 election. The president went on two Twitter binges on Sunday morning — one calling on the Justice Departme...

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‘They are laughing their asses off in Moscow’: Trump tweets Russia ‘succeeded beyond their wildest dreams’

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 - 8:27am

President Donald Trump on Sunday asserted that Russia “succeeded beyond their wildest dreams” when it tried to influence the 2016 U.S. election. In a tweet, the president suggested Russia accomplished its “goal” by prompting FBI investigations and hearings in Congress. &#8220...

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This woman found worms in her Costco fish — and it only gets worse from there

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 - 8:24am

This woman found worms in her Costco fish, and it only gets worse from there A Maryland woman says there was a live surprise in a package of fish she purchased at Costco last week. Emily Rhoades Randolph said she purchased a package of fresh cod on Feb. 9 at Costco. On Monday, she recorded video of ...

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The terrifying danger of Trump’s deteriorating mental health

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 - 8:15am

Is the Mueller investigation pushing him toward the nuclear button?...

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‘You will not get re-elected’: Florida sheriff blasts politicians who don’t support new gun control measures

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 - 8:09am

Florida sheriff blasts politicians who don’t support new gun control measures: “You will not get re-elected” Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel blasted politicians after Nikolas Cruz murdered 17 people at a Parkland, Florida, high school, saying that if gun laws don’t change, “you will not get re-e...

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Arkansas citizens horrified as police discover the worst inside a suitcase left by a ditch

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 - 8:02am

Arkansas citizens horrified as police discover the worst inside a suitcase left by a ditch CROSS COUNTY, Ark — Arkansas authorities are investigating the discovery of the bodies of twin babies found in a suitcase in Cross County in the eastern part of the state. RELATED: Dad Wants Clemency For Son W...

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Yet another agency says that they were tipped off about Florida school shooter

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 - 8:00am

Yet another agency says that they were tipped off about Nikolas Cruz In another disturbing development, a new report shows that a Florida child services agency knew about Nikolas Cruz and even investigated him. The Florida Department of Children and Families was tipped off about Cruz after he cut hi...

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Trump fires off bizarre late night tweet blaming FBI’s Russia investigation for Parkland massacre

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 - 11:48pm

President Donald Trump fired off a rare late-night tweet on Saturday blaming the FBI’s attention to Russian meddling in the 2016 election for the massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Wednesday. “Very sad that the FBI missed all of the many signals sent out by the Florida s...

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Gun show near site of Parkland massacre offers models of killer’s favorite gun for sale

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 - 11:27pm

A gun show taking place this weekend near the site of Wednesday’s horrific massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, FL is proudly offering AR-15s for sale, in spite of the weapon’s role in the lethal attack, which killed 3 adults and 14 students. According to the New...

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Horrified Florida students beg adults: Please, do something about guns

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 - 10:46pm

PARKLAND, Fla. – The kids in South Florida are fed up. … with two eighth-grade classmates from a nearby charter school. They plan to attend Douglas next year. At South Broward High School about 20 miles away, dozens of students staged a walkout and chanted “We …...

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Helicopter crashes into earthquake survivors in Mexico, killing 13

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 - 10:43pm

MEXICO CITY—After a powerful earthquake struck Mexico Friday afternoon, survivors near the quake’s epicenter gathered in a field, planning to spend the night sleeping under the stars or in vehicles instead of in damaged homes vulnerable to aftershocks. And then, a second crisis hit. This time,...

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Florida school massacre suspect was on authorities’ radar in 2016: media

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 - 10:34pm

A teenager accused of fatally shooting 17 people at a Florida high school was investigated by police and state officials as far back as 2016 after slashing his arm in a social media video, and saying he wanted to buy a gun, but authorities determined he was receiving sufficient support, newspapers s...

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Trump gets slaughtered online for jaunty ‘thumbs up’ photo with Parkland massacre’s first responders

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 - 9:43pm

President Donald Trump never seems to miss an opportunity to take a deeply upsetting national tragedy and somehow make it even worse. From his determination to equivocate after the death of Charlottesville protester Heather Heyer to his latest tone-deaf debacle — the jaunty “thumbs up&#8...

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Twitter trolls spread fake stories about attacks by ‘black youth’ at screenings of Marvel’s ‘Black Panther’

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 - 8:56pm

As Marvel’s latest superhero movie “Black Panther” draws praise and rakes in millions of dollars at the box office, Twitter trolls have emerged across the country attempting to stoke racial division by spreading false reports about the film’s largely black fans....

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‘You killed my kid!’: Father of girl killed in Parkland massacre breaks down at her funeral

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 - 8:40pm

A father’s grief and anger boiled over Friday as the first victims of the Florida high school massacre were buried. RELATED: Florida Gov. Rick Scott calls for FBI Director Wray to resign Watch the video With more than 1,000 mourners including Gov....

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WATCH: Historian explains how Trump and his media enablers could be charged with treason

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 - 8:00pm

Presidential historian and former director of the Richard M. Nixon Presidential Library Timothy Naftali told CNN’s Ana Cabrera on Saturday that if allegations that President Donald Trump collaborated with Russia to skew the 2016 election are true, then Trump could credibly be charged with trea...

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Trumps went straight from Parkland to Studio 54- themed ‘disco party’ at Mar-a-Lago: report

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 - 6:26pm

President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump didn’t spend overlong pondering the tragedy at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Friday night, according to Mediaite.com. The first couple made short stops at the Broward County Sheriff’s Office and at the Pompano Beach hospital t...

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