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Small crowd gathers near Capitol to protest treatment of those jailed in Jan. 6 riot

After days of warnings, stepped-up law enforcement presence, restoration of fencing, police report 4 arrests.

If you've read the thread below and, more importantly, watched the NoOneUnscripted episodes, you aren’t at all surprised by the ongoing GOP treason plot. But if you haven't, here it is. Just saying.
Whoa? Wait wut? Where's the white nationalist, proud boy, racists rhetoric you're usually pumping in your headlines? Have ya'll been infiltrated by a news person?

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Small crowd gathers near the Capitol to protest arrests of Jan. 6 rioters

Small crowd gathers near the Capitol to protest arrests of Jan. 6 rioters

9/19/2021 12:08:00 AM

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Rally for Jan. 6 Capitol Rioters Concludes Without Violence

Fewer people than expected attended Saturday’s rally in Washington, D.C., where hundreds of police officers were deployed in preparation for potential clashes.

9/18/2021 10:00:00 PM

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Washington Steps Up Security Ahead of Rally for Jan. 6 Capitol Rioters

Fencing was reinstalled on the Capitol grounds as police prepare for possible clashes and unrest involving former President Donald Trump’s supporters.

9/18/2021 3:53:00 PM

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Capitol rally to support Jan. 6 rioters has permit limiting meet to 700 attendees

'At no point will I cancel this rally,' Matt Braynard told WTOP radio in Washington. 'This is happening even if I'm there by myself with a megaphone.'

9/17/2021 11:18:00 PM

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'It’s Embarrassing': Florida Doctor Who Confused Capitol For White House Takes Jan. 6 Plea Deal

'Patriots stormed the White House,' Kenneth Kelly wrote in a Jan. 6 text. 'Tree of liberty was watered today!”

9/17/2021 7:26:00 PM

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D.C. Rally to Support Jan. 6 Rioters Prompts Increased Capitol Police Security

Temporary fences are again surrounding the U.S. Capitol as Trump backers plan to rally Saturday in support of the hundreds of people charged in the Jan. 6 attack on the building.

9/17/2021 5:30:00 PM

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Ohio faith leaders want DOJ to upgrade review of Columbus policing to investigation

A petition asks the Justice Department to investigate the Columbus police department's hiring process and discipline, as well as union contracts and allegations of racial injustice and police aggression.

9/17/2021 7:08:00 AM

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Aly Raisman 'concerned' that DOJ didn't attend Senate hearing on Nassar case

Raisman said the lack of attendance from Justice Department officials 'sends the message that they didn't think this was worth their time.'

Keep at it ladies. These political hacks care more about their political reputations than they do about protecting anyone. Keep fighting

9/17/2021 6:38:00 AM

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After testifying on sexual abuse, Aly Raisman says she hopes 'somebody listens to us'

Raisman and three fellow gymnasts called out the FBI for mishandling the Larry Nassar case.

9/17/2021 6:23:00 AM

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Police make arrest in 2012 murder of college student at North Carolina

Chapel Hill police charged a man Thursday with murder in the 2012 murder of a University of North Carolina student, who was beaten to death.

9/17/2021 6:16:00 AM

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Ohio Rep. Anthony Gonzalez, a Republican who voted to impeach Trump, won't seek re-election

The two-term congressman faced a primary challenge from Trump-endorsed Max Miller

9/17/2021 6:11:00 AM

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'Unacceptable': Ohio school district condemns reported Nazi salute responding to mask request at meeting

'There is no compromise on our expectations that as a community, we will be civil, respectful and not hateful,' the Worthington School District said.

9/17/2021 5:16:00 AM

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Simone Biles, Aly Raisman & More Blast USA Gymnastics In Emotional Testimony

Simone Biles, Aly Raisman, Maggie Nichols, and McKayla Maroney offered powerful testimony during a Senate hearing Wednesday.

9/16/2021 9:38:00 PM

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Aly Raisman recounts FBI agent ‘diminishing’ her abuse when reporting Nassar

Aly Raisman recounts FBI agent ‘diminishing’ her abuse when reporting Nassar

9/16/2021 4:08:00 PM

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Emily Deschanel to Lead Netflix Thriller Series ‘Devil in Ohio’

Emily Deschanel is set to star in a new Netflix limited series based on the book DevilInOhio

9/16/2021 5:30:00 AM

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Judge rejects delay to defamation suit against Donald Trump

Judge Lewis A. Kaplan in Manhattan issued a brief denial of the request the lawyers made in December to delay the lawsuit while an appeals court decides whether the United States can be substituted as the defendant.

9/16/2021 5:11:00 AM

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Simone Biles Wants Answers About the FBI’s Larry Nassar Investigation

Simone Biles Wants Answers About the FBI’s Larry Nassar Investigation

9/16/2021 2:49:00 AM

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“We Have Been Failed': Simone Biles And Other Gymnasts Testified On The FBI's Mishandling Of The Larry Nassar Case

Simone Biles, McKayla Maroney, Aly Raisman, and Maggie Nichols said the FBI did not follow up on their reports of Larry Nassar's abuse for more than a year.

9/16/2021 1:10:00 AM

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'Essentially child pornography': Ohio mayor asks school board to resign over racy writing assignments

'I'm going to give you a simple choice: either choose to resign from this Board of Education or you will be charged,' Hudson Mayor Craig Shubert said.

9/16/2021 12:20:00 AM

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Aly Raisman and McKayla Maroney Have a Message For Sexual-Abuse Survivors: You're Not Alone

Aly Raisman and McKayla Maroney addressed abuse survivors during the Senate hearing on the FBI's handling of the Larry Nassar investigation.

9/15/2021 11:05:00 PM

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Aly Raisman Reveals The Physical Effects Of Larry Nassar's Abuse In Powerful Testimony At Senate Hearing

'Am I ever going to feel better?'

9/15/2021 10:33:00 PM

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Workhorse dismisses its legal challenge to USPS contract award

The contract could be worth more than $6B and allows for delivery of between 50K-165K vehicles. Workhorse had proposed building an all-electric vehicle fleet for USPS, while Oshkosh plans a mix of internal combustion-powered and battery-electric vehicles

USPS just got throe buying new fleet now you want to spend more money buying another ? Are you out of your mind ?
At some point Biden's spending will come to a head with the spending more money than is taken in . Biden's someone should be concerned about this uncontrolled spending .

9/15/2021 3:19:00 PM

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Justice Department asks federal court to halt Texas abortion ban 'to protect the constitutional right of women'

The Justice Department stepped in late Tuesday, asking a federal judge in Austin to temporarily prevent Texas from carrying out the law, arguing its goal is 'to prevent women from exercising their constitutional rights'

9/15/2021 2:03:00 PM

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Justice Department Asks Federal Judge to Quickly Block Texas Abortion Law

The Justice Department filed an emergency motion asking a federal judge to block Texas’ new abortion law while a court considers its lawsuit against the state

9/15/2021 9:15:00 AM

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Jimmy Kimmel Needs Just 5 Brutal Words To Sum Up Trump And Republicans Today

The late-night host quickly dismisses the GOP's latest claims of election fraud.

9/15/2021 7:39:00 AM

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Jimmy Kimmel Needs Just 5 Brutal Words To Sum Up Trump And Republicans Today

The late-night host quickly dismisses the GOP's latest claims of election fraud.

9/15/2021 7:18:00 AM

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Justice Department Asks Judge To Block Enforcement Of Restrictive Texas Abortion Law

“This relief is necessary to protect the constitutional rights of women in Texas,' the agency said.

9/15/2021 7:18:00 AM

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Allowing Texas to mostly ban abortions 'very bad' but not political: Justice Breyer

Justice Breyer says the Supreme Court’s recent 5-4 decision allowing Texas to effectively ban abortion across the state was “very bad” but not politically motivated.

9/15/2021 7:00:00 AM

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Justice Department Asks Judge To Block Enforcement Of Restrictive Texas Abortion Law

“This relief is necessary to protect the constitutional rights of women in Texas,' the agency said.

9/15/2021 6:39:00 AM

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Donald Trump Predicts America Will End Within 3 Years

The former president also hinted to Newsmax host Sean Spicer that he may run for the presidency in 2024.

9/15/2021 4:24:00 AM

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California Recall Comes To A Close As A Proxy Battle Between Joe Biden & Donald Trump

CaliforniaRecall Comes To A Close As A Proxy Battle Between Joe Biden and Donald Trump (Refresh for updates)

9/15/2021 3:40:00 AM

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3 former US officials charged in UAE hacking scheme

The Justice Department described the case as the first of its kind.

No jail time? That's not a first.

9/15/2021 1:24:00 AM

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Judge denies bond for man who had weapons in swastika-tagged pickup parked near DNC headquarters

Judge denies bond for man who had weapons in swastika-tagged pickup parked near DNC headquarters

9/14/2021 11:48:00 PM

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Judge Blocks Medical Worker Vaccine Mandate In New York State

A federal judge has temporarily blocked the state of New York from forcing medical workers to be vaccinated.

9/14/2021 11:00:00 PM

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Feds Charge NYC Mafia Family Leaders In Racketeering Scheme

The alleged boss of New York’s Colombo crime family was arrested on racketeering charges.

9/14/2021 10:56:00 PM

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DOJ official signals firm stance against 'killer acquisitions'

DOJ official signals firm stance against 'killer acquisitions'

9/14/2021 10:48:00 PM

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Former police plead not guilty to federal charges in George Floyd death

Former police plead not guilty to federal charges in George Floyd death

9/14/2021 10:45:00 PM

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Justice Department Sues Texas to Stop Texas Abortion Ban; Democratic Attorneys General Consider Action

On Thursday, September 9, U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland filed a lawsuit against Texas, seeking to block S.B. 8—the state’s newly-enacted abortion ban.

9/14/2021 9:49:00 PM

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Justice Department investigating Georgia state prisons after 44 inmate deaths, LGBT assaults

The department's action expands on an existing federal inquiry started in 2016 that had been focused the sexual abuse of LGBT prisoners.

9/14/2021 9:29:00 PM

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NPR Cookie Consent and Choices

9/14/2021 8:17:00 PM

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Justice Department Largely Bans Chokeholds, ‘No-Knock’ Entries On Federal Level

Justice Department Largely Bans Chokeholds, ‘No-Knock’ Entries On Federal Level

9/14/2021 7:40:00 PM

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Judge declares mistrial at trial of Backpage.com founders

A judge has declared a mistrial at the trial of the founders of the lucrative classified site Backpage on charges of facilitating prostitution and laundering money.

9/14/2021 7:40:00 PM

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The Georgia state prison system is under investigation for an alleged culture of violence and neglect, including assaults on LGBT inmates and at least 44 inmate deaths since last year.

9/14/2021 7:20:00 PM

Ohio ISIS supporter who plotted synagogue attack sentenced to 20 years

Damon Joseph, 23, who officials say was self-radicalized, planned the attack in 2018 while communicating with undercover FBI agents.


Would it be bad if he were to be sent to the gallows?

9/14/2021 7:11:00 PM

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Ex-Minneapolis police officers charged with violating George Floyd's civil rights plead not guilty

Four former Minneapolis police officers charged with violating George Floyd's civil rights plead not guilty

9/14/2021 6:50:00 PM

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Comcast CFO: Bar Is “Really High” for “Acquisitions of Any Material Size”

Comcast CFO: Bar Is “Really High” for “Acquisitions of Any Material Size”

9/14/2021 5:59:00 PM

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SCOTUS allowing Texas to mostly ban abortions 'very bad' but not political: Justice Breyer

Justice Breyer says the Supreme Court’s recent 5-4 decision allowing Texas to effectively ban abortion across the state was “very bad” but not politically motivated.

9/14/2021 5:57:00 PM

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Mary Trump slams Donald for boxing commentary on 9/11: 'Doesn't understand dignity... tragedy'

Mary Trump said Sunday that her uncle, former President Donald Trump, 'doesn't understand anything that doesn't pertain directly to' himself.

9/14/2021 12:38:00 PM

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Georgia school board investigating after swastikas and an anti-Semitic message were painted in a high school bathroom

A Georgia school board is investigating anti-Semitic graffiti that was daubed on a boys' bathroom wall during the most important holiday period of the Jewish faith.

9/14/2021 11:35:00 AM

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Ohio ISIS supporter who plotted synagogue attack sentenced to 20 years

Damon Joseph, 23, who officials say was self-radicalized, planned the attack in 2018 while communicating with undercover FBI agents.

9/14/2021 7:02:00 AM

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South Carolina opens investigation into allegations that Alex Murdaugh misused funds

South Carolina officials said Monday that they are looking into accusations that Murdaugh “misappropriated” money from his former law firm.

9/14/2021 5:47:00 AM

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Pentagon awards Lockheed Martin $6.6 bln sustainment contract for F-35 fighter jets

Pentagon awards Lockheed Martin $6.6 bln sustainment contract for F-35 fighter jets

9/14/2021 5:00:00 AM

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John Oliver calls out his boss AT&T for its stance on Texas abortion ban

'Not taking a stance on this issue right now is taking a stance.'

9/14/2021 3:30:00 AM

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Biden’s workplace vaccine mandate faces headwinds

Biden’s surprise order for mandatory vaccine rules for large companies is already facing headwinds from businesses, conservative governors and even his union allies

9/14/2021 2:05:00 AM

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“This rule will definitely face legal challenges”—Joe Biden’s polarising vaccine mandates

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9/13/2021 11:18:00 PM

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TMZ Acquisition Helps Fox Corp. Expand Digital News Operations

TMZ Acquisition Helps Fox Corp. Expand Digital News Operations

9/13/2021 11:15:00 PM

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Biden vaccine plan hinges on rarely used rule, inviting legal challenges

Biden vaccine plan hinges on rarely used rule, inviting legal challenges

9/13/2021 10:35:00 PM

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The Justice Department will impose new limits on police reform monitors, it announced Monday.

9/13/2021 7:57:00 PM

UN rights chief: Taliban breaking promises on women's rights

Michelle Bachelet also highlighted allegations of house-to-house searches of former officials, raids on civil society groups and 'increasing violence against protesters and journalists'.

9/13/2021 6:45:00 PM

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Former Pentagon UFO Official Luis Elizondo to Reveal “Shocking Details” in New Book

Former Pentagon UFO Official Luis Elizondo to Reveal “Shocking Details” in New Book

9/13/2021 6:06:00 PM

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Gunmen storm Nigeria prison, free some 240 inmates

Heavily armed gunmen raid a jail in south-central Nigeria and free 240 inmates – almost everyone in the prison

9/13/2021 3:45:00 PM

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At least 2 injured in 'massive' explosion at Atlanta-area apartments

The cause of the explosion remains unknown as officials investigate the scene in Dunwoody, Georgia.

9/13/2021 10:04:00 AM

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China's zero-Covid stance could worsen debt problems for companies

China's zero-Covid stance could worsen debt problems for companies

9/13/2021 6:40:00 AM

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9/11 20 years updates: Tribute in Light shines at end of anniversary

The anniversary was marked by several events across the country.

9/13/2021 3:30:00 AM

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China will be 'very careful' dealing with the Taliban government, former U.S. ambassador says

China will be 'very careful' in dealing with the Taliban government, former U.S. ambassador says

9/13/2021 3:28:00 AM

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As Britney Spears’ 2001 VMAs performance turns 20, snake handler shares backstory

As Britney Spears’ 2001 VMAs performance turns 20, snake handler shares backstory

9/13/2021 2:43:00 AM

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MTV VMAs: See the 20 Most Outrageous Red Carpet Looks Of All Time

The VMAs red carpet is known to be quite chaotic...

9/13/2021 1:00:00 AM

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20 most expensive cat breeds

Rare cat breeds and prize-winning kitties can command crazy prices.

9/12/2021 7:52:00 PM

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This Is What the VMAs Looked Like 20 Years Ago

Britney Spears and her slithery friend definitely stole the show at the 2001 VMAs (via toofab)

9/12/2021 7:40:00 PM

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