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Rep. Blackburn To Obama: Keep Your Hands Off Our Appliances

FILE -- Republican Tennessee Rep. Marsha Blackburn addresses delegates during the second session of the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla., Aug. 28, 2012. (REUTERS/Mike Segar) The Obama administration is trying to regulate our ceiling fans after attacking light bulbs and wood stoves, and Rep. Marsha Blackburn is pushing back. The Tennessee Republican has been pushing against Department of Energy regulations mandating energy efficiency requirements on ceiling fans and natural gas furnaces. Blackburn co-sponsored [...]

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Girl Frozen500 Years

It is not a fairy tale; it is a story about the most well-preserved mummy in the world. Called Juanita La Doncella, she is a teenage girl who was found frozen. The most surprising thing is that she froze 500 years ago, her condition at the moment of her finding being amazing. Girl Frozen500 Years She was looking like sleeping a deep slumber. She was found in Argentina, up high in the Llullaillaco volcano, [...]

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Call it a mobile majority. At the start of 2015, 39 of the top 50 digital news websites have more traffic to their sites and associated applications coming from mobile devices than from desktop computers, according to Pew Research Center’s analysis of comScore data. Fact Sheets: At the same time, though, desktop visitors to these sites tend to spend more time per visit than do mobile visitors. For half of these top 50 news [...]

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Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick (left) looks on as Interior Secretary Ken Salazar (right) announces approval of Cape Wind, the nation's first offshore wind farm, in Boston on April 28, 2010. (AP photo) ( CNSNews.com ) – Massachusetts taxpayers are stuck with a $113 million marine terminal started by former Gov. Deval Patrick as a construction staging area for a failed wind farm project that was supposed to provide clean energy and hundreds of jobs [...]

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Ruben Romero

. The Army is asking the gun industry to build new components for its soldiers’ primary weapon — the M4 carbine — a move that experts say is a tacit admission that the service has been supplying a flawe By Rowan Scarborough – The Washington Times – Sunday, ...
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Florida Bill Attacking Mass Surveillance by Drones Passes State Senate 37-2

TALLAHASSEE , Fla. (April 23, 2015) –  A Bill that would expand current limitations on the use of drones in Florida, and have a practical impact on the federal surveillance state overwhelmingly passed the Senate today. Sen. Dorothy Hukill (R-Port Orange) introduced Senate Bill 766 ( SB766 ) in February. The legislation would expand the current limits on drones by banning any person, state agency, or political subdivision from using unmanned aircraft equipped with [...]

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West Virginia VA Hospital Switched Antipsychotic Meds with Older Drugs to Cut Costs

Actions posed ‘substantial danger’ to public Beckley VA Medical Center / VA.gov A Veterans Affairs hospital in West Virginia switched out patients’ prescribed medications with older drugs to cut costs, the U.S. Office of Special Counsel (OSC) announced in a letter to Congress and the White House Wednesday. The Beckley, West Virginia, Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC) substituted prescribed antipsychotic medications with older drugs as a cost-savings measure. The practice violated VA policy and [...]

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Democratic Senator Declares War On Standardized Tests

Democratic Senator Declares War On Standardized Tests 23 Breaking ranks with most of his party, a Democratic senator announced he will launch an effort to eliminate current federal rules requiring states to administer annual standardized tests. Ironically, he has the word “test” right in his name. Sen. Jon Tester of Montana, who spent several years as a music teacher before going into politics, says that federal testing mandates are ruining education. “Students shouldn’t be [...]

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She Heard Strange Noises Coming From Her Toddler’s Bedroom

When a mother recently heard strange noises coming from her toddler’s bedroom while he napped, she went to investigate and was in for the shock of her life. Sarah, who requested that her last name be concealed for safety reasons, told KIRO-TV that she entered the room at the family home in Lacey, Washington, to see what was going on and heard a voice coming from the baby monitor. “Oh, watch this one, she’s [...]

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Return of the Twitter Gulag? Some conservatives suspect themselves booted by new ‘quality filter'; Updated | Twitchy

. Glad you asked. TechCrunch notes that the quality filter, currently being rolled out to verified iOS Twitter users, “is basically an extension of another feature for verified users called tailored filtering, which let them select an edited version of their notifications timeline based on factors like which ...
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Russian cyber attackers used two unknown flaws: security company

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A widely reported Russian cyber-spying campaign against diplomatic targets in the United States and elsewhere has been using two previously unknown flaws in software to penetrate target machines, a security company investigating the matter said on Saturday. FireEye Inc ( FEYE.O ), a prominent U.S. security company, said the espionage effort took advantage of holes in Adobe Systems Inc’s ( ADBE.O ) Flash software for viewing active content and Microsoft [...]

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Feds Spent $410,265 Studying ‘Satisfaction’ Levels of Young Gay Men’s First Time

Project examining the ‘meaning and function’ of first ‘penetrative same-sex sexual experiences’ NIH / Wikimedia Commons The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has spent over $400,000 studying the satisfaction levels of the first sexual experiences of young gay men. The four-year study, being conducted by Johns Hopkins University, is examining the “meaning and function” of first “penetrative same-sex sexual experiences.” “Prior work has demonstrated that same-sex relationship trajectories support the development of self-esteem in young gay [...]

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Medical College Exam to Test on Institutional Racism and White Privilege

Daniel Greenfield Front Page Magazine American medicine. It was good while it lasted. By the time the Social Justice Warriors are done, your doctor won’t be able to tell you if you’re sick, but will be able to diagnose you as racist. The essay section is out and ...
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The Climate Change War Heats Up

Failed “global warming” hoax is a war on our entire economic system, capitalism Comments | Print friendly | Subscribe | Email Us | There is so much at stake for the charlatans that have foisted the failed “global warming” hoax, followed by the equally dubious claims and predictions regarding “climate change”, that it should come as no surprise that they have begun to wage a propaganda war on the courageous scientists who led the [...]

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