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House Passed Bill to Allow 529 Savings to Cover Training, Apprenticeships

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 24, 2019 at 3:00pm 5/24/2019 at 3:00pm
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The House of Representatives passed the 529 OPTIONS Act on Thursday, 417-3.

The media has concentrated on parts of the bill that helps people with retirement plans, but I believe the portion that allows people to use 529 savings on training and apprenticeships deserves more attention.

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Transgender Weightlifter Who Broke Women’s Records Stripped of Titles

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at 7:00am 5/14/2019 at 7:00am
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Last week, we brought you the story of Mary Gregory, a weightlifter born male, who others celebrated for breaking world records for women in the sport. Many people objected due to an unfair advantage.

Now Gregory has lost all of the titles.

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Cher Goes MAGA Over Bernie Saying Imprisoned Terrorists, Murderers and Rapists Should Get to Vote

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at 7:00am 4/24/2019 at 7:00am
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Osundairo Brothers File Suit In Federal Lawsuit Against Jussie Smollett’s Attorneys

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 1:00pm 4/23/2019 at 1:00pm
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Guess what, Jussie Smollett. This situation is not going away.

Abel and Ola Osundairo, the brothers involved in the alleged racist and homophobic attack against Smollett, which the Chicago police concluded was a hoax, have sued Smollett’s attorneys for defamation.

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As Long as We’re Removing Statues, Will Somebody Please Get Rid Of This One

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 21, 2019 at 3:45pm 4/21/2019 at 3:45pm
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As the Great American War on Monuments is still raging, I would like to nominate a contender for removal. It’s not that I object to the sculpture on ideological grounds—I deplore the ideology behind socialist realism, for instance, but I admire some of the state-sponsored Soviet art despite it—but because the...

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Catholic Churches being vandalized across the USA

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 21, 2019 at 11:30am 4/21/2019 at 11:30am
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As Mary Chastain noted in her report covering the fire at Notre Dame Cathedral, Catholic Churches across France have been attacked over the past few months.

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“God Bless America” singer Kate Smith target of new social justice crusade

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 20, 2019 at 6:00pm 4/20/2019 at 6:00pm
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It appears that social justice crusaders have moved on from targeting Civil War generals and are now aiming to Depression-Era ballad singers.

The New York Yankees recently yanked Kate Smith’s 1939 recording of “God Bless America”, which has been regularly played during the seventh inning stretch for 18 years.

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Kim Foxx Communicated With Her Team After Recusal From Jussie Smollett Case

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at 11:00am 4/17/2019 at 11:00am

The ABC-I team in Chicago continues its great work investigating Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx after her office dropped 16 felony charges against actor Jussie Smollett.

Foxx recused herself from the case after she talked with Smollett’s family before the charges, but new texts show that she still communicated with her...

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Michael Moore Tears Into Pelosi, White People: ‘Their Old Tired Privileged Ways are Over’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at 3:00pm 4/16/2019 at 3:00pm
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The left continues to eat its own as Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi tries to squash the rebellion within the Democrat party.

Progressive activist and filmmaker Michael Moore has added to the rebellion after he lashed out at Pelosi when she dismissed those representatives who try to push...

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Cher Goes MAGA

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 15, 2019 at 9:00am 4/15/2019 at 9:00am
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President Donald Trump tweeted on Friday that he is “giving strong considerations” to the idea of sending illegal immigrants to sanctuary cities, which includes many in California.

Cher balked at the idea, but not for reasons you may think. She complained, rightfully, that her city of Los Angeles should first do something...

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Jussie Smollett Must Pay Chicago $138,000 on Thursday or Face Civil Lawsuit

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 1:00pm 4/4/2019 at 1:00pm
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Last week, the State’s Attorney’s office in Cook County dropped the felony charges against Jussie Smollett for allegedly pulling off a fake racist and homophobic attack.

A few days later, Mayor Rahm Emanuel asked Chicago’s Law Department to send Smollett a letter that demanded he pay back...

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Chicago Police Release Jussie Smollett Investigation File

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 1:01pm 3/27/2019 at 1:01pm
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The Chicago Police Department (CPD) is not holding back its anger over the State’s Attorney dropping all charges and sealing the case of the alleged race crime hoax that involved Empire actor Jussie Smollett.

CPD released all of its investigation files on Smollett’s case.

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Charges Dropped Against Jussie Smollett in Chicago

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 11:22am 3/26/2019 at 11:22am
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Cook County prosecutors have decided to drop disorderly charges against Empire actor Jussie Smollett “for allegedly staging a phony attack and claiming he was the victim of a hate crime.” More from TMZ:

Jussie and his lawyers ran to court Tuesday morning in Chicago, where he was facing 16 felony counts of...

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‘Seattle is Dying’ Special Shows a City Gripped by Homelessness and Drug Abuse

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 7:00am 3/20/2019 at 7:00am
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Seattle is in the midst of a crisis. Tent camps have become a common sight, along with homeless people, many of whom suffer from drug addiction, mental illness or both. We recently ran a post about the frustration of police officers in Seattle and how some of them are even resigning...

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Disney Rehires Controversial Director James Gunn for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 4:00pm 3/16/2019 at 4:00pm
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In a surprising twist, James Gunn will be returning to helm the director’s chair once again for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3.

James Gunn became infamous in July of last year as the result of dozens of rancid and offensive tweets in which Gunn made crude...

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Trump: ‘Making Daylight Savings Time Permanent is O.K. With Me’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at 1:30pm 3/13/2019 at 1:30pm
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We turned our clocks forward Saturday before bedtime for Daylight Savings Time (DST), which left us with one hour less of sleep on Sunday. Most of us dragged ourselves around the final day of the weekend. A lot of us also complained about the time change on social media, including politicians.

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Jussie Smollett Indicted by Grand Jury on 16 Felony Counts

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 8, 2019 at 7:00pm 3/8/2019 at 7:00pm
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A grand jury in Cook Country has indicted Empire star Jussie Smollett on 16 felony counts for filing a false police report.

Smollett had only received one felony charge for this last month. He claimed two white men in MAGA hats attacked him, yelling racist slurs.

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