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Sheriff’s Life on the Line by Jimmy Mack

Sheriff’s Life on the Line by Jimmy Mack - I am the son of Sheriff Richard Mack. Some of his friends came to me wanting to help my dad by posting the following news description that they wrote: Every day law enforcement officers put their lives on the line for the rest of us, in their line of duty. Richard did that for 10 years as a polic [...] Read more ...

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28 Feb 2015

Russia: US-Backed Opposition Leader Gunned Down in Moscow

So when US-backed opposition groups in Russia decided to gather again this coming March 1, Sunday, many wondered just exactly what they expected to accomplish. Martyrdom on demand: if not of use alive, perhaps of use dead?US-backed opposition groups in Russia have so far failed utterly to produce results. They’ll highlight declining living standa [...] Read more ...

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28 Feb 2015

News from The Associated Press

Obama signed the bill late Friday, just minutes before the midnight deadline. The White House had said Obama would only sign a short-term bill if the alternative were letting Homeland Security shut down. But the White House issued only a sparse, one-sentence notice of Obama's signature. WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama has signed a one-wee [...] Read more ...

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28 Feb 2015

A weekend in... Warsaw, Poland

Paris. Madrid. Vienna. All obvious choices for a cultural weekend away. Warsaw? Not so much. And yet, in a Cost of Culture survey of European cities conducted late last year by the Post Office, Poland’s first c [...] Read more ...

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28 Feb 2015