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Coast Guard wants cruise missiles on Arctic icebreakers
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Coast Guard wants cruise missiles on Arctic icebreakers

The Coast Guard's proposed heavy icebreaker for the Arctic comes with something no previous model ever had: room for cruise missiles. While military control of the frozen tundras at the top of the world has become a political and national security imperativ...
RMV, the Pearly Gates for illegal aliens
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RMV, the Pearly Gates for illegal aliens

She was only selling illegal immigrant heroin dealers the driver's licenses that Americans could no longer be bothered selling. So why are the feds packing a thieving Dominican named Evelyn Medina off to Club Fed for 15 months? Don't they understand that...
Bill de Blasio pulled billions from the city’s pension accounts to speculate in politics
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Bill de Blasio pulled billions from the city’s pension accounts to speculate in politics

You might have thought that Michael Bloomberg, with his mercifully futile crusades to protect everyone from their guns and their Big Gulps, would have set a record for grandstanding by a New York City mayor that would stand through the ages. Bill de Blasio, hi...
Univ. of Iowa sued after revoking license of Christian group that refused leadership position to homosexual
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Univ. of Iowa sued after revoking license of Christian group that refused leadership position to homosexual

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- The University of Iowa is caught up in a legal fight with a conservative Christian student group that denied a leadership position to a student who is gay. The case pits a university policy barring discrimination based on sexual ori...
DACA showdown, government shutdown could backfire on Dems
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DACA showdown, government shutdown could backfire on Dems

Forcing a government shutdown over immigration could backfire on Democrats by jeopardizing their political standing even further with coveted union members who jumped parties in droves to back President Trump. Lawmakers have until midnight tonight to fund t...
Serial killer suspect linked to nine killings in Arizona
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Serial killer suspect linked to nine killings in Arizona

(UPI) -- The Phoenix Police Department announced on Thursday that a suspect arrested for killing his mother and stepfather last month was linked to seven other deaths. Cleophus Cooksey Jr., 35, allegedly shot and killed nine people over the course of three ...
California AG: We will prosecute employers who help ICE
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California AG: We will prosecute employers who help ICE

The state's top cop issued a warning to California employers Thursday that businesses face legal repercussions, including fines up to $10,000, if they assist federal immigration authorities with a potential widespread immigration crackdown. "It's important,...
Veteran who asked to attend SOTU in place of Maxine Waters gets ticket from GOP’s Sean Duffy
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Veteran who asked to attend SOTU in place of Maxine Waters gets ticket from GOP’s Sean Duffy

Rep. Sean Duffy said Thursday that he's given his guest ticket for the State of the Union to the Army veteran who asked to take the ticket of those representatives boycotting the speech. Ricky Taylor, who served two tours in Afghanistan, tweeted earlier thi...
S—hole? Bill Clinton made you explain far worse to your children
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S—hole? Bill Clinton made you explain far worse to your children

"It's pretty embarrassing when you have to take your children out of the room to report the news," Sen. Lindsey Graham, South Carolina Republican, whined Monday. Mr. Graham, longtime pal of Sen. John McCain, was complaining about President Trump's alleged u...
House approves short-term spending bill; Senate Democrats vow to block it
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House approves short-term spending bill; Senate Democrats vow to block it

(UPI) -- The House on Thursday night passed a stopgap spending bill to avoid a government shutdown, but it now goes to the Senate where Democrats may block the measure. The measure, which funds the government only through Feb. 16, passed the House 230 to 19...