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Class president ignores officials, reads his own speech at graduation — then get…

Like every high school senior, Marvin Wright will never forget his graduation day. But in his case, the memories aren’t likely to be fond ones. Wright — senior class president at North Carolina’s Southwest Edgecombe High School — worked for more than two weeks on his speech for last Friday’s ...

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Trust in media takes embarrassing hit. It involves brown cows and chocolate milk…

Americans today are more likely to believe brown cows produce chocolate milk than they were to believe the national media in 2016, according to two separate studies — one from the National Dairy Council and the other from the Media Insight Project. Media Research Center’s Mike Ciandella pointed out the embarrassing comparison Thursday ...

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Putin jokes about offering political asylum to Comey

Russian President Vladimir Putin joked this week about offering political asylum to former FBI Director James Comey, Bloomberg reported Thursday. During his annual televised question-and-answer show Thursday, Putin likened Comey to Edward Snowden, a former contractor for the National Security Agency who gained asylum in Russia after he leaked classified information to WikiLeaks. ...

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MSNBC host goes on rambling rant about Trump’s lack of decency, likens it to Cli…

MSNBC “Morning Joe” co-host Mika Brzezinski went on a rambling rant against President Donald Trump on Thursday, comparing former President Bill Clinton’s sex scandal to her perception of Trump’s lack of “decency.” “I know that you’re … on the edge of your seat as I talk about this,” Brzezinski began, ...

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Katy Perry’s father, an evangelist, is asking people to pray for his daughter

Pop singer Katy Perry might not resemble the girl her parents — both evangelists — raised, but they’re urging people to pray for her rather than judge her. “I want you to pray for my daughter,” Perry’s father, Keith Hudson, recently said. He and his wife, Mary, were speaking at ...

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GOP congressman: Trump ‘partially to blame’ for climate that led to Alexandria s…

Rep. Mark Sanford, a Republican from South Carolina, said Thursday morning that President Donald Trump is “partially to blame” for the rhetoric that led to Wednesday’s shooting during the GOP baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia. “I would argue that the president is at least in partially — not in any way totally ...

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Stephen Colbert utters two truly shocking words to Trump about the Virginia shoo…

Stephen Colbert has been prolific in his antagonism of President Trump, but in response to the horrific attack on Republican members of Congress Wednesday, instead of offering mockery or derision he said two shocking words to the president: “Thank you.” “Ladies and gentlemen,” Colbert began his show, “before we get started, ...

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Watch: Dana Loesch crushes anti-gun lobby spokesman in debate over GOP baseball …

TheBlaze TV host Dana Loesch entered into debate with gun control advocate Mark Glaze on Fox News in the wake of the horrible attack on Republican members of Congress in Alexandria, Virginia. The debate aired Thursday with Martha MacCallum moderating. “First and foremost,” Loesch began, “obviously our prayers are with ...

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University instructs students to file bias reports if they ‘feel like’ they’ve e…

The University of Minnesota Student Association is encouraging students to report incidents of bias based simply on whether or not they “feel” like they have experienced bias. Students visiting the MSA website are told that bias can come in many forms — and not all of them will be overt. Some forms of bias will be ...

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Witness recalls ‘bizarre’ encounters with suspected gunman in weeks leading up t…

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — The man who reportedly shot House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) and four other people Wednesday morning at a GOP congressional baseball practice went to the nearby YMCA early in the morning multiple days a week for four weeks before the shooting, according to one witness. Laura Russell, who lives ...

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