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'Gay gene'? No scientific evidence for it

Aug 24, 2016 at 6:55 am 68

A new study should convince academics and the general public that there is no “homosexual gene.” Two distinguished scholars at Johns Hopkins University have released a lengthy, three-part report concluding that there’s not sufficient

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Pay-to-Play: Does honesty, trust and integrity matter to voters?

Aug 24, 2016 at 6:53 am 12

The Clinton Foundation is a slush fund that should be shuttered immediately. That’s the growing consensus among many influential voices on both sides of the aisle, as newly released emails have surfaced displaying what

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Obama Is Still Transforming America

Aug 24, 2016 at 6:50 am 4

“Never let a crisis go to waste” was the pithy advice of Rahm Emanuel, who has since gone on to become the mayor of America’s most violent large city. “And what I mean by

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Sanctuary's price: Stop protecting criminals

Aug 24, 2016 at 6:49 am 5

It shouldn’t take a child rape charge against an illegal Honduran alien, who rightfully should have been deported last year, for Philadelphia to realize the danger of its irresponsible sanctuary policy. Philly ignored a



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Kansas asks court to exclude voters who lack proof of citizenship

Aug 24, 2016 at 6:47 am 5

DENVER (AP) — Kansas is asking a federal appeals court to keep thousands of people who haven’t yet provided the documents to prove they are U.S. citizens from voting in November’s election. Judges from

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FBI investigating Virginia stabbing as possible terror attack

Aug 24, 2016 at 6:45 am 2

ROANOKE, Va. (UPI) — The FBI is investigating whether a stabbing in Roanoke, Va., was inspired by Islamic State, law enforcement officials said. Wasil Farooqui, 20, allegedly stabbed a man and a woman as

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No obstacle too great

Aug 24, 2016 at 6:30 am 5

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Ole Miss to stop playing 'Dixie' at football games this fall

Aug 23, 2016 at 11:55 am 60

The University of Mississippi took another step Friday toward distancing itself from the past by dropping the long-held tradition of playing “Dixie” at home football games beginning this fall. In a brief statement from



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Ex-Fox News host Andrea Tantaros sues, saying network retaliated for sexual harassment complaint

Aug 23, 2016 at 11:45 am 9

Former Fox News host Andrea Tantaros is suing the network, saying executives punished her for complaining about sexual harassment by Roger Ailes. Ailes, founding CEO and chairman of Fox News, resigned in July amid

Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump delivers remarks in Youngstown, Ohio, Monday, Aug. 15, 2016. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Trump calls for special prosecutor to investigate Hillary Clinton emails

Aug 23, 2016 at 11:44 am 6

AKRON, Ohio (UPI) — Donald Trump on Monday called for a special prosecutor to investigate Hillary Clinton’s email use and ties between the State Department and Clinton Foundation, saying the Justice Department has proven

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Hillary's Tangled Web Grows by the Day

Aug 23, 2016 at 11:40 am 11

Hillary Clinton is still considered by many people to be a fundamentally dishonest candidate. A recent NBC poll shows that only 11 percent of surveyed voters believe she is “honest and trustworthy.” However, contrary

File - Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton walks on the stage with Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe, center, at a Jefferson Jackson event hosted by the Democratic Party of Virginia at George Mason University’s Patriot Center, in Fairfax, Va., Friday, June 26, 2015.   (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

Virginia governor restoring felons' voting rights one by one after court rejects order

Aug 23, 2016 at 11:35 am 14

RICHMOND, Va. (UPI) — Virginia Gov. Terry R. McAuliffe has begun what’s expected to be a laborious and time-consuming enterprise — restoring the rights to vote and perform other civic duties for hundreds of

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U.S. citizens warned not to travel to Iran over fears of being detained: Advisory comes after admission Obama administration paid $400m 'ransom’' to Islamic Republic to free American prisoners

Aug 23, 2016 at 11:30 am 7

Following the detainment of several Westerns in Iran in the past few months, the U.S. government is telling its citizens not to travel to the Persian country. On Monday, the State Department issued a

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, followed by aide Huma Abedin, walks on the tarmac as she arrives to board Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Tuesday, July 5, 2016. President Barack Obama and Clinton are traveling to Charlotte, N.C. to campaign together. ( AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)

FBI says it has 14,900 more of Hillary's undisclosed emails

Aug 23, 2016 at 6:55 am 30

WASHINGTON, Aug. 22 (UPI) — The FBI has uncovered an additional 14,900 previously undisclosed emails linked to Hillary Clinton while she was secretary of state, State Department lawyers confirmed before a federal judge on

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Hug-a-thug or Law and Order?

Aug 23, 2016 at 6:53 am 12

Amid the rioting in Milwaukee, there is also a clash between two leading lawmen there — Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke and the city of Milwaukee’s Chief of Police Edward Flynn. They have very