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  • Congresswoman Kelly Hosts STEM Boot Camp at South Suburban College
    Congresswoman Robin Kelly hosts 'STEM Boot Camp' at South Suburban College
    Middle school students built a tabletop wind turbine from scratch during a STEM Boot Camp hosted by Congresswoman Robin Kelly at South Suburban College.Twenty-five Coolidge Middle School students from South Holland also measured the energy output...
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    Gunmen open fire in Libyan hotel killing three foreigners
    Three people died and six were injured on Tuesday when a car bomb exploded and gunmen attacked the Corinthia Hotel in Tripoli, Libya. The Corinthia Group spokesman spoke to CNN saying the gunmen were killed. The hotel is located along the...
  • Are stadium subsidies really paying off for Florida taxpayers?
    Are stadium subsidies really paying off for Florida taxpayers?
    Central Florida sports teams are apparently on the hunt for the white elephant that is stadium subsidies. The subsidies, according to the teams, is a key tool for them to renovate their existing facilities, or build brand new sports palaces...
  • Eric Holder
    Federal authorities arrest three Russian spies
    Federal authorities charged two diplomats and a banker Monday with spying for the Russian government in New York. The three spies used coded messages and secret handoffs to gather intelligence and send it back to Russia. They are also accused of...
  • Romney beats Clinton in the Facebook popularity war but not the polls
    Romney beats Hillary Clinton on Facebook if not in the 2016 campaign polls
    Although Democrats Hillary Clinton seems to be beating all her potential Republican presidential campaign opponents including frontrunner Mitt Romney, she loses according to Facebook. Clinton does not even have her own official page on the social...
  • Boko Haram Launches Major Offensive
    Boko Haram Launches Major Offensive
    Nigeria's Islamic rebels Boko Haram launched a major offensive against Maiduguri the largest city in northeastern Nigeria. The city has some 2 million who were rocked by artillery and small arms fire this past Sunday. The terrorists attacked...
  • CIA
    CIA officer convicted for leaking information to reporter James Risen
    Former Central Intelligence Agency officer Jeffrey A. Sterling was convicted of espionage charges Monday, for telling a journalist for The New York Times about a secret operation to disrupt Iran’s nuclear program. The conviction gives a...
  • Donald Trump, a candidate for every party
    Is Donald Trump the GOP's best shot?
    Donald Trump is a candidate for every party and for the life of the party.Aaron Blake’s article in the Washington Post today declares the the GOP wants Donald Trump to scram. Hold on there, aren’t there Republicans and Democrats among...
  • Mondo we Langa is former David Rice
    Nebraska Supreme Court refuses to explain rejection of Black Panther appeal
    The Nebraska Supreme Court has refused to explain why it rejected a claim of innocence by Mondo we Langa, former David Rice. The court simply said “overruled” on Jan. 14, denying Mondo an explanation what was wrong with his innocence...
  • Methadone Clinic
    Chatham residents want a methdaone clinic relocated away from schools
    A Saturday town hall meeting in Chicago's Chatham neighborhood attracted parents, grandparents, homeowners, and business owners, who overwhelming said they want a methadone clinic relocated away from schools and daycare centers."That...
  • Plethora of candidates
    GOP: The unelectable party
    How can you say that the GOP is unelectable when they control both chambers of Congress? Understanding American voters is a complex challenge that involves some creative analysis that is sometimes substantiated with data, but not always. Analysis...
  • Russian Citizens, You Must Eat Less
    Russian Citizens, You Must Eat Less
    These are the words that Russian citizens are getting from their lawmakers, eat less. With the sanctions that have been levied against Russia by the West and Russia not allowing food stuffs to enter Russia in retaliation to Western sanctions...
  • Syriza left-wing party
    Greece Syriza party leader Alexis Tsipras defeats incumbent Prime Minister
    Greece’s left-wing party Syriza defeated the conservative New Democrat powers in Sunday’s election. Syriza’s leader Alexis Tsipras was on course to win between 149-151 seats in the 300-seat parliament, with 36.5 percent of the...
  • Brrrrrett Brown verdict- gov’t chills free press
    Brrrrrett Brown verdict- gov’t chills free press
    In a journalistic cooling decision, a federal judge in Texas dealt the first amendment a chilling blow. Barrett Brown, a satirist writer and loosely tied to computer hacking group Anonymous, received a 63-month prison sentence for threatening a...
  • Justin Trudeau
    Justin Trudeau draws a blank
    Justin Trudeau has been running for the job of prime minister for years now. Even before he entered politics as a lowly backbench opposition MP his goal was always to become PM and move back into his childhood home of 24 Sussex Drive.So when asked...