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University Bans Beef To Battle ‘Climate Emergency’ |

Goldsmiths, University of London is set to clear its shelves of all beef products and levy fees on single-use plastics in effort to combat global warming. Plastic water bottles and cups will be subject to a 10p ($0.12) increased fee in the university’s push to become carbon-neutral by 2025. Administrators will also substantially increase solar panel construction to reach a ...

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DEA Agents Losing Their Weapons, Have Trouble Tracking Them, Report Says

The DEA was audited by the DOJ inspector general in a report released Thursday, detailing numerous instances of mishandling weapons and ammunition. DEA Agents lost 26 of their own firearms from 2014 to 2018, and their means of tracking them down is flawed. DEA facilities also routinely mishandled ammunition and non-lethal devices. Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) agents are reportedly losing ...

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Walmart’s Corporate Employees Are Set To Walk Out Over Firearm Sales

Walmart employees are planning to walk out of corporate offices Wednesday, demanding the retailer stop selling firearms of all kinds. Offices in California and Oregon will be partaking in the protest, following the El Paso Walmart shooting that left 22 people dead over the weekend. The white-collar workers demand that one of America’s largest retailers cease all gun sales, even ...

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Republican Rep Endorses ‘Assault Weapons’ Ban, Mag Restrictions

Ohio Republican Rep. Mike Turner announced Tuesday that he would support legislation that bans assault weapons and restricts magazine capacity. Turner claims he’s a “strong supporter of the Second Amendment,” but the alleged “carnage” that assault weapons cause is “intolerable.” He also endorses red flag laws, and claims legislation of this nature is a “testament to American values,” a release ...

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Cutting Staff, Spiking Prices: NYC Restaurants Struggle Under $15 Minimum Wage

New York City’s $15 minimum wage, which began to take effect Dec. 31, 2018, was meant to bolster earnings and quality of life, but for a lot of residents, it’s doing the opposite. Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed legislation in 2016 to increase the New York York State’s minimum wage to $15.00/hr. The lowest minimum wage in NY ...

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California Gov. Calls Semi-Auto Rifles ‘Goddamn Weapons Of Mass Destruction’

California Governor Gavin Newsom called the semi-automatic rifle used by the Gilroy Garlic Festival shooter a “goddamn weapon of mass destruction,” in a statement Monday. Newsom’s profanity-laden rant at the Santa Clara Valley Medical Center was spurred by the events of the Gilroy Garlic Festival shooting, which left three dead and 11 injured. The weapon the shooter used was allegedly ...

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61,000 Unaccompanied Illegal Alien Children Have Entered U.S. Since October |

Upwards of 61,000 unaccompanied illegal immigrant children have flooded the U.S. southern border since October, according to the Washington Examiner. The mass entry of these children is being referred to as a “record high,” dwarfing the numbers of previous years. The 2018 fiscal year saw 49,100 cross — the current fiscal year tops this number, and two months still remain ...

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Seafood Restaurant Releases ‘PETA Tears’ Beer After Feud With The Organization

Jimmy’s Famous Seafood announced the launch of a new beer called “PETA Tears” to commemorate the one-year anniversary of their Twitter feud with the animal rights organization, PETA. PETA Tears is a blonde, traditional American lager with 4.9% alcohol that pairs exceptionally well with seafood, Tony Minadakis, owner of Jimmy’s, told the Daily Caller News Foundation. “It’s a process. You ...

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City Scraps Religious Fallen Officer Monument After It ‘Divides The Town’

Tega Cay, South Carolina, city officials removed a fallen officer monument Tuesday from police department grounds after finding it made residents too “divided.” The city drew attention when it initially decided to remove the word ‘Lord’ from the monument’s script. Now, the whole stone is coming down, according to a Fox report. “Lord, I ask for courage — courage to ...

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Dem Rep: Boycotting Israel Is Anti-Semitic, Won’t Condemn Omar, Tlaib For Supporting It

Illinois Rep. Brad Schneider said boycotting Israel is anti-Semitic on CNN Tuesday, but the Democrat would not condemn Reps. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota or Rashida Tlaib of Michigan for supporting divestment of the Jewish state. Schneider agreed “100%” with a clip of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi saying the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel was bigoted and anti-Semitic. ...

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Crenshaw On Border: Dems ‘Don’t Want Solutions,’ Just To Make Trump Seem ‘Evil’

Texas Republican Rep. Dan Crenshaw chastised New York Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for not working to fix the border crisis and painting President Donald Trump as “evil” Monday on “Fox and Friends.” Ocasio-Cortez called for a “9/11-style commission” Saturday to investigate family separations at the U.S. border. Her commission would be based of the independent investigation used after the 9/11 ...

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Meet The Double-Amputee Marine Triathlete Running For Congress In Virginia

Marine veteran Rob Jones — a double amputee and accomplished triathlete ⁠— who announced he’s running for Congress as a Republican for Virginia’s 10th District Monday. July 22 marks the nine-year anniversary of the day Jones was marred during deployment in Afghanistan. Today, his fight has shifted toward combating a “lack of selfless leadership in Congress,” a release from his ...

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Trump At 48% Approval, Biden Leading Democrats: Poll

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President Donald Trump is at 48% approval, and former Vice President Joe Biden is leading among Democratic White House candidates, an NBC Survey Monkey Poll released Friday reveals. The poll asked respondents questions about Trump’s job, the economy, the environment, health care, and immigration among other top issues in the presidential race. Sixty-eight percent of respondents found the economy to ...

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Twice-Deported Illegal Alien Charged With Three Murders — Two Were Children

An illegal immigrant from Guatemala, who has twice been deported, was arrested Tuesday in connection to the murders of an Iowa woman and her two children. Marvin Oswaldo Escobar-Orellana, 31, was arrested after allegedly shooting the family with which he lived and called 911 on himself. Orellana is the suspect in the murder of 29-year-old Rossibeth Flores-Rodriguez and her two ...

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