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Small Business Saturday Gives Small Businesses Big Boost to Kick-Off Holiday Season

By   /  December 3, 2013  /  Around the nation  /   Comments

Tweet Courtesy of the National Federation of Independent Businesses According to NFIB and American Express Research, Consumers Aware of Small Business Saturday Reported Spending $5.7 billion at Small Businesses on Nov 30 as the Holiday Shopping Season Officially Begins NEW YORK, Dec. 2, 2013–In spite of a shorter shopping season and challenging economic environment, Small [...]

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Late-week Ice Storm May Impact Travel

By   /  December 3, 2013  /  Around the nation  /   Comments

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Tweet Special to the Journal AccuWeather.com reports a swath of ice and a wintry mix later this week threatens to slow travel and cut power from parts of Texas to Pennsylvania. As dangerous cold sweeps southward and eastward over the Plains and Midwest in the wake of a North Central states snowstorm, it will set [...]

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Attorney General Olens and 33 AGs File Supreme Court Brief in Support of Child Pornography Victims

By   /  November 23, 2013  /  Around the nation  /   Comments

Tweet Attorney General Olens and 33 of his colleagues have filed a ‘friend of the court’ brief in the Supreme Court of the United States supporting full restitution for child pornography victims. The issue in the case, Paroline v. Amy Unknown and the United States, No. 12-8561, is the extent to which victims of child [...]

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Georgia’s Southern accent voted the most attractive in North America!

By   /  November 10, 2013  /  Around the nation  /   Comments

Tweet Special to the Journal When it comes to meeting that special someone, many factors come together to make that perfect match. Physical attraction, common interests and a shared sense of humor are all regularly cited as important qualities in the perfect mate, but what about an attractive accent? Your date’s accent may not seem [...]

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Lawyers try to block Colorado’s 51st state initiative

By   /  October 28, 2013  /  Around the nation  /   Comments

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Tweet Written by Greg Campbell of the Daily Caller News Foundation The county that led the charge to break away from Colorado and form the 51st state may not be legally allowed to do so, a group of lawyers argued.

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Missouri delays execution after EU threatens to cut off drug sales

By   /  October 15, 2013  /  Around the nation  /   Comments

Tweet by Sarah Hurtubise, for The Daily Caller News Foundation Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon will postpone the execution of a convicted murderer due to pressure from the European Union. The state of Missouri was scheduled to execute convicted murderer Allen Nicklasson on October 23 with a lethal dose of propofol, a surgical anesthetic commonly used [...]

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Federal housing agency to take $1.7 billion bailout

By   /  September 30, 2013  /  Around the nation  /   Comments

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Tweet Written by Sarah Hurtubise of the Daily Caller News Foundation The Federal Housing Administration announced Friday that it needs a $1.7 billion bailout from the U.S. Treasury. A federal reverse mortgage program for seniors has lost the federal housing agency $5 billion so far. The deal allows struggling seniors to borrow money against their [...]

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Paul Bremer: 400,000 to 500,000 troops needed to stabilize Syria

By   /  September 30, 2013  /  Around the nation  /   Comments

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Tweet Written by Breanna Deutsch of the Daily Caller News Foundation Paul Bremer knows what it is like to preside over a country scarred by years of brutal dictatorship and religious war. Bremer briefly governed Iraq as the head of the Coalition Provisional Authority after the U.S. invaded the country and removed Saddam Hussein from [...]

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Sessions: EPA’s ‘war on coal’ hurts workers

By   /  September 23, 2013  /  Around the nation  /   Comments

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Tweet Written by Michael Bastasch of the Daily Caller News Foundation Alabama Republican Sen. Jeff Sessions says the Obama administration’s new carbon emissions caps for power plants will hurt workers as much as the coal industry.

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U.S. and Europe tried to cover up data showing lack of global warming

By   /  September 23, 2013  /  Around the nation  /   Comments

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Tweet Written by Michael Bastasch of the Daily Caller News Foundation It looks like the science isn’t settled. Leaked documents obtained by the Associated Press show that the U.S. government and several European governments tried to get climate scientists to downplay the lack of global warming over the past 15 years.

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