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by ap215
Tue May 24, 2022 3:05 pm
Forum: Politics and Current Events
Topic: Bye
Replies: 480
Views: 15310

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Seminole County Republican Chair, two others charged in ‘ghost candidate’ case Seminole County Republican Party Chair Ben Paris, political consultant Eric Foglesong and former independent candidate Jestine Iannotti have been charged in a multi-count indictment alleging election fraud in the 2020 ele...
by ap215
Tue May 24, 2022 2:58 pm
Forum: Politics and Current Events
Topic: Mass Shootings/Gun Control Reform Thread
Replies: 199
Views: 4348

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Shooter who caused Texas school lockdown in custody, police say A shooter who caused a district-wide lockdown of Texas schools on Tuesday is now in custody, police said. Though the details of the shooting are unclear, the district said that there had been an "active shooter" at Robb Elemen...
by ap215
Tue May 24, 2022 2:32 pm
Forum: Politics and Current Events
Topic: The GOP Snowflake Thread
Replies: 438
Views: 15101

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Come on Whoopi you're better than this these clowns are not our friends but then again The View is on ABC & owned by conservative Disney. :problem Whoopi Goldberg Chastises View Crowd For Booing Kellyanne Conway Whoopi Goldberg chastised The View’s audience for booing Kellyanne Conway during her...
by ap215
Tue May 24, 2022 2:29 pm
Forum: Politics and Current Events
Topic: Storming The Capital 2: A Counter Storm is Coming
Replies: 1276
Views: 37965

Re: Storming The Capital 2: A Counter Storm is Coming

Appeals court temporarily blocks Jan. 6 committee from getting RNC records A federal appeals court on Tuesday temporarily blocked the House Jan. 6 select committee from obtaining Republican National Committee (RNC) records while the GOP challenges a subpoena for documents pertaining to its fundraisi...
by ap215
Tue May 24, 2022 2:28 pm
Forum: Politics and Current Events
Topic: 2022 Elections Thread
Replies: 240
Views: 5496

Re: 2022 Elections Thread

:problem: New York House map spurs anger, chaos A new set of U.S. House district lines finalized Friday has set off a mad scramble among some of the most powerful politicians in New York, where decades of simmering feuds and rivalries are emerging ahead of a high-stakes August primary. The new maps ...
by ap215
Tue May 24, 2022 11:04 am
Forum: Politics and Current Events
Topic: The Covid-19 Pandemic Thread
Replies: 827
Views: 23013

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by ap215
Mon May 23, 2022 11:12 pm
Forum: Politics and Current Events
Topic: Bye
Replies: 480
Views: 15310

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Anaheim Mayor Harry Sidhu resigns amid Angel Stadium corruption scandal Anaheim, California Mayor Harry Sidhu tendered his resignation on Monday amid allegations that he attempted to leverage the proposed sale of Angel Stadium to the Los Angeles Angels in an effort to procure campaign finance donati...
by ap215
Mon May 23, 2022 5:20 pm
Forum: Politics and Current Events
Topic: Bye
Replies: 480
Views: 15310

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Airports in New York City Can No Longer Overcharge Travelers for Food and Drinks New York City has been doing a lot in recent years to improve its three airports—everything from building entire new terminals to modernizing concourses and security checkpoints. But one of the most passenger-friendly c...
by ap215
Mon May 23, 2022 1:15 pm
Forum: Politics and Current Events
Topic: Bye
Replies: 480
Views: 15310

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Russian soldier sentenced to life in prison in Ukraine’s first war crimes trial since invasion A Russian soldier was sentenced to life in prison on Monday for killing an unarmed Ukrainian civilian, in the first war crimes trial since Moscow's invasion began three months ago. The verdict caps days of...
by ap215
Mon May 23, 2022 1:13 pm
Forum: Politics and Current Events
Topic: EARTH....
Replies: 508
Views: 14461

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Severe storms unleash deadly tornadoes in Germany Damaging thunderstorms erupted across Western Europe Friday, May 20, producing three confirmed tornadoes in Germany. The volatile weather caused major damage to multiple cities and towns and was responsible at least one death, impassable roads and di...
by ap215
Sun May 22, 2022 8:32 pm
Forum: Politics and Current Events
Topic: EARTH....
Replies: 508
Views: 14461

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Fatalities reported after damaging derecho slams southern Ontario A line of powerful thunderstorms rolled through southern Ontario and left widespread damage on Saturday afternoon. The storms were set off by a cold front sweeping in, slicing through the heat and humidity that was in place. This resu...
by ap215
Sun May 22, 2022 11:52 am
Forum: Politics and Current Events
Topic: 2022 Elections Thread
Replies: 240
Views: 5496

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Australian voters deliver strong message on climate, ending conservative government's 9-year rule Brisbane, Australia (CNN) Australian voters have delivered a sharp rebuke to the center-right government, ending nine years of conservative rule, in favor of the center-left opposition that promised str...
by ap215
Sun May 22, 2022 11:51 am
Forum: Politics and Current Events
Topic: EARTH....
Replies: 508
Views: 14461

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Brief tornado confirmed near Hazlet NJ during Friday's storms Fueled by increasingly hot, humid weather, Friday afternoon's thunderstorms became quite dramatic over parts of the Garden State. Hail up to the size of tennis balls (2.5" diameter) was reported in Cherry Hill, Camden County and Sham...
by ap215
Sat May 21, 2022 10:26 pm
Forum: Politics and Current Events
Topic: Hello
Replies: 118
Views: 4426

Re: Hello

Rihanna Gives Birth to Baby Boy

Rihanna is officially a new mom.

The pop star gave birth to a baby boy on May 13 in Los Angeles, TMZ reports. The infant is her first child with ASAP Rocky.

https://www.vanityfair.com/style/2022/0 ... o-baby-boy
by ap215
Sat May 21, 2022 6:04 pm
Forum: Politics and Current Events
Topic: Persons of Note Who Have Passed Away
Replies: 484
Views: 15586

Re: Persons of Note Who Have Passed Away

The Dallas music scene loses a beloved figure: Accomplished funk, jazz and R&B performer Bernard Wright has passed at 58 years old DALLAS — Beloved Dallas funk, jazz and R&B performer Bernard Wright died Thursday at the age of 58, according to a statement shared Friday on Facebook on behalf ...
by ap215
Sat May 21, 2022 12:42 pm
Forum: Politics and Current Events
Topic: Persons of Note Who Have Passed Away
Replies: 484
Views: 15586

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Bob Robbins, legendary Arkansas Country Music DJ, passes away at 78 SHERIDAN, Ark. — A man with one of the best known voices in the state of Arkansas has died. Bob Robbins died in Sheridan early Saturday morning at the age of 78. https://www.kark.com/news/bob-robbins-legendary-arkansas-country-music...
by ap215
Sat May 21, 2022 2:56 am
Forum: Politics and Current Events
Topic: Persons of Note Who Have Passed Away
Replies: 484
Views: 15586

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Algerian Actor Ahmed Benaissa Dies Hours Before His Film Sons of Ramses Premieres at Cannes Ahmed Benaissa, an Algerian actor with more than 120 film credits to his name, has died. He was 78. The veteran actor died Friday after a long illness, according to the Algerian Ministry of Culture. His death...
by ap215
Fri May 20, 2022 10:26 pm
Forum: Politics and Current Events
Topic: Persons of Note Who Have Passed Away
Replies: 484
Views: 15586

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Longtime New Yorker writer, editor Roger Angell dies at 101 NEW YORK -- Roger Angell, the celebrated baseball writer and reigning man of letters who during an unfaltering 70-plus years helped define The New Yorker's urbane wit and style through his essays, humor pieces and editing, has died. He was ...
by ap215
Fri May 20, 2022 12:58 pm
Forum: Politics and Current Events
Topic: EARTH....
Replies: 508
Views: 14461

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Deadly subtropical storm slams southern Brazil, Uruguay Portions of southern Brazil and Uruguay were buffeted by strong winds, heavy rain and rough seas earlier this week as a cyclone churned just offshore. AccuWeather forecasters say this adverse weather was ushered into the area by a storm that th...
by ap215
Fri May 20, 2022 11:25 am
Forum: Politics and Current Events
Topic: EARTH....
Replies: 508
Views: 14461

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Philadelphia Weather: Tornado Watch Issued For Parts Of Pennsylvania, Delaware And New Jersey As Gusty Thunderstorms Head Towards Region PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Get ready for some gusty thunderstorms to impact the afternoon drive on Friday followed by record-breaking heat to start the weekend. The Phil...
by ap215
Fri May 20, 2022 10:06 am
Forum: Politics and Current Events
Topic: Persons of Note Who Have Passed Away
Replies: 484
Views: 15586

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John Aylward, ‘ER’ and ‘The West Wing’ actor, dies at 75 John Aylward, the actor best known for his recurring roles in popular NBC dramas “ER” and “The West Wing,” died Monday in Seattle from natural causes, his agent Mitchell K. Stubbs confirmed to Variety. He was 75. Born and raised in Seattle, Ay...
by ap215
Fri May 20, 2022 10:05 am
Forum: Politics and Current Events
Topic: Bye
Replies: 480
Views: 15310

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NBC News Veteran Pete Williams to Sign Off After Nearly Three Decades Pete Williams is getting ready to sign off from NBC News after a nearly three-decade-long career. Before he goes, however, he may just have to report on one of the most consequential national stories in recent memory. Williams, wh...
by ap215
Fri May 20, 2022 9:41 am
Forum: Politics and Current Events
Topic: 2022 Elections Thread
Replies: 240
Views: 5496

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New York’s hasty redistricting rewrite draws ire of locals NEW YORK (AP) — New Yorkers pride themselves on the dynamism of their metropolis, where it can feel totally different on the next block, where tourists walking in Chinatown quickly find themselves in Little Italy, where a neighborhood can be...
by ap215
Fri May 20, 2022 2:22 am
Forum: Politics and Current Events
Topic: Persons of Note Who Have Passed Away
Replies: 484
Views: 15586

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Vangelis, composer of Chariots of Fire and Blade Runner soundtracks, dies aged 79 Vangelis, the Greek composer and musician whose synth-driven work brought huge drama to film soundtracks including Blade Runner and Chariots of Fire, has died aged 79. His representatives said he died in hospital in Fr...
by ap215
Fri May 20, 2022 12:00 am
Forum: Politics and Current Events
Topic: Equal pay won for Women's Soccer team
Replies: 11
Views: 81

Re: Equal pay won for Women's Soccer team

Well deserved. 👏