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Killer’s Threatening Facebook Videos Stay Up Until After He Shoots 7 People

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Jason Nighengale, age 32, posted threatening videos on Facebook for days before he shot seven people in Chicago, killing three of them. In fact, Nightengale posted dozens of videos on Facebook for years, including...

This Week in History: Jan 11-17, 2021

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This Week in Historyby Dianne Hermann“If ever a time should come, when vain and aspiring men shall possess the highest seats in Government, our country will stand inneed of its experienced patriots to prevent...

Slavery Reparations Bill May be Waiting on Biden’s Desk

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On the first day of the 116th Congress, Rep. Sheila Jackson-Lee (D-TX) reintroduced H.R.40, setting up a “Commission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African-American Act.” Sponsored in the House on January 3, 2019,...

Trump Concedes Election in Video Message

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President Trump conceded the election to President-elect Joe Biden in an overnight Twitter video. https://youtu.be/nCxGBU3KpHI Trump began his video message by condemning the violence at the Capitol. He said he was “outraged by the violence, lawlessness,...

The Shot Heard Round the World 2.0

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The Boston Massacre refers to the five unarmed civilians who were shot and killed by the British military on March 5, 1770.Subsequent to that, on April 19, 1775, there was a skirmish between American...

Woman Shot in Congress as Protester Sits in Senate Chair

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A woman was shot by police inside the Senate chambers after protesters breached the Capitol building during the Electoral College proceedings. The exact condition of the woman is unknown, although she is reported to...

And you thought 2020 was bad!

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We were all glad to see 2020 in the rear view mirror. We had such high hopes that 2021 would be a much better year. Boy, were we wrong!The new year is less than...

Voter Turnout in Georgia’s Expensive Senate Runoff Lighter than Expected

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Voter turnout in the Georgia Senate runoff election appears to be lighter than expected, according to Georgia’s Secretary of State’s office. “I’m hearing of virtually no lines across the state,” said Jordan Fuchs, Georgia’s...

Georgia Polls Close at 7 PM Today – Senate Control Hangs in the Balance

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Polls close in Georgia at 7 PM tonight for the Senate runoff election. Control of the Senate hangs in the balance.Both Senate seats are up for grabs following the November 3rd election. Since none...

This Week in History: Jan 4-10, 2021

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This Week in Historyby Dianne Hermann“If ever a time should come, when vain and aspiring men shall possess the highest seats in Government, our country will stand inneed of its experienced patriots to prevent...