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Chicago Suburb Makes Effort to Educate On Crime Victim Rights

US | Allison Thibault
Chicago Police Department area co-ordinator Glen Brooks, speaks to residents about the need to curb the city's gun violence, during a community meeting in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., February 16, 2017. REUTERS/Timothy McLaughlin

Forty federal, state, and local public service and law enforcement agencies are expected to send representatives.

College Tells Students To Ditch 'He' And 'She,' Even When Grammatically Correct

Education | Rob Shimshock
Shutterstock

Use ‘parent’ instead of ‘father’ or ‘mother

Chaffetz Criticizes Facial Recognition Tech, Suggests It Should Be Used For Illegals

Politics | Eric Lieberman
House Oversight and Government Reform Chairman Chaffetz listens during committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington

‘Just because we can doesn’t mean we necessarily should’

Border Patrol Union Chief Says Rape Of Teenager Was Avoidable

US | Alex Pfeiffer
A U.S. Border Patrol officer body searches an undocumented immigrant after he illegally crossed the U.S.-Mexico border and was caught on December 7, 2015 near Rio Grande City, Texas. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

‘Had we had done our job’

Teen Boy Suffered 'Humiliation' After Sharing Locker Room With Girl Pretending To Be A Boy

Education | Amber Randall
A gender-neutral bathroom is seen at the University of California, Irvine in Irvine, California, in this file photo taken September 30, 2014. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

‘Immediate confusion’

Baltimore Dem Says It's 'Shameful' To 'Trot Out' 14 Yr. Old Girl Raped By Illegal Immigrant -- So Tucker Embarrassed Him

Politics | Christian Datoc

‘You’re calling fellow American citizens NAZIS?’

Man Accused Of Faking A Hate Crime

US | Amber Randall
Visitors stand in front of a flag with the Nazi swastika at Yad Vashem's Holocaust History Museum in Jerusalem April 18, 2012. Starting Wednesday evening, Israel marks the annual memorial day commemorating the six million Jews killed by the Nazis in the Holocaust during World War Two. REUTERS/Nir Elias

‘Something peculiar’

REPORT: Current Global Warming Is 'Not Outside The Range Of Natural Variations'

Energy | Michael Bastasch
A woman walks past a map showing the elevation of the sea in the last 22 years during the World Climate Change Conference 2015 (COP21) at Le Bourget, near Paris, France, December 11, 2015. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

‘Current climate change is not abnormal’

Chicago's Scandal-Ridden Red Light Camera Program To Lose $17M

US | Will Racke
Cars approach an intersection where a red light camera is placed in Chicago

The cameras were actually causing accidents to increase at many intersections

Trump's EPA Places Stipulations On $100 MIllion Grant To Flint

Energy | Chris White
Demonstrators protest over the Flint, Michigan contaminated water crisis outside of the venue where the Democratic U.S. presidential candidates' debate was being held in Flint, Michigan in this March 6, 2016 file photo. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook Files

‘this conditional award authorizes funds … only for the three approved projects’

San Francisco Considers Bill To Ban City From Doing Business With Contractors Doing Work On Border Wall

Politics | Kerry Picket
A U.S. worker builds a section of the U.S.-Mexico border wall at Sunland Park, U.S. opposite the Mexican border city of Ciudad Juarez

‘Stick to building bridges, not walls’

CNN Doesn't Want To Be Fake News, But They Just Spent Two Whole Minutes Investigating THIS

Politics | Christian Datoc

Wow…

Immigrants Hesitant To Report Crimes, Police Chief Says

US | Amber Randall
U.S. federal agents wait for Mexican immigration officals to hand over former Los Angeles police officer Henry Solis at Reforma border crossing bridge in Ciudad Juarez May 26, 2015. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

‘They are afraid’

This One Policy Caused The IRS Targeting Scandal -- And It's Still In Effect

Investigative Group | Ethan Barton
IRS Commissioner John Koskinen. (REUTERS/Yuri Gripas)

‘Targeting was — and is — IRS policy’

Dems Hedge Expectations On The 'Referendum' Races They've Been Hyping

Politics | Phillip Stucky
Pelosi: 'We Can No Longer Remain Silent' On Gun Violence [screen shot YouTube]

‘Not conclusive proof’

Trump Is 'Not Considering' A Carbon Tax

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Hillary Clinton And Donald Trump Face Off In First Presidential Debate At Hofstra University

But some want you to think he is …

Poll: Majority Of Voters Don't Think Trump Colluded With Russians

Politics | Alex Pfeiffer
FILE PHOTO - President Barack Obama (R) greets President elect Donald Trump at inauguration ceremonies swearing in Donald Trump as the 45th president of the United States on the West front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S., January 20, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria/File Photo

Republicans believe Trump’s wiretapping claims

Army Contracting Employee Charged With Accepting Bribes To Pay His Mortgage

US | Thomas Phippen
Soldiers with the 149th Vertical Construction Company, Kentucky National Guard, hammer a truss in to place during the construction of a building that will be used as living quarters for Soldiers on Forward Operating Base Lightning (Photo: Flickr/U.S. Army/Sgt. Todd A. Christopherson)

‘Other favorable assistance’

Eco-Terrorists Sabotage Dakota Pipeline, Increasing Risk Of Leaks

Energy | Chris White
A modified "No Trespassing" sign is seen in the opposition camp against the Dakota Access oil pipeline (DAPL) near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, U.S., February 8, 2017. REUTERS/Terray Sylvester

‘Eco-terrorists have now turned to violent and lawless activities …’

Chelsea Clinton To Receive Lifetime Impact Award For Some Reason

US | Chuck Ross

She totally deserves it

City Sued After Council Votes To Remove Gen. Lee Statue

Politics | Rob Shimshock
A statue of General Robert E. Lee Shutterstock

The removal of the two statues could cost $700,000

California Lawmakers Look to Punish Companies That Work On Trump's Border Wall

US | Will Racke
A general view shows a newly built section of the U.S.-Mexico border wall at Sunland Park, U.S. opposite the Mexican border city of Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, November 9, 2016. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez/File Photo
They'll prohibit state and city governments from doing business with firms that build the wall.

Chelsea Clinton To Receive Lifetime Channel's Achievement Award

Politics | Phillip Stucky
Clinton Foundation Vice Chair Chelsea Clinton speaks during the Plenary Session: Girl, Uninterrupted: Increasing Opportunity During Adolescence at the Clinton Global Initiative September, 20, 2016 in New York. (BRYAN R. SMITH/AFP/Getty Images)

This key achievement led to the award

EXCLUSIVE: NY AG's Private Email History Raises Questions About Anti-Exxon Campaign

Energy | Chris White
New York State attorney general Eric Schneiderman speaks at a rally to celebrate the passage of the minimum wage for fast-food workers by the New York State Fast Food Wage Board in New York July 22, 2015. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

How often did Schneiderman’s office uses personal emails for professional meetings?

There's A Bill On Trump's Desk To Trash A Major Obama Enviro Reg

Energy | Andrew Follett
Barack Obama wipes a tear from his eye (REUTERS/Jason Reed)

‘I look forward to President Trump signing this joint resolution into law’

'Safety Not Sanctuary': Parents Protest School Where Illegal Alien Raped A 14-Year-Old Girl

Education | Rob Shimshock
A protester takes part in a demonstration calling for immigration reform at a rally in Chicago, Illinois, March 27, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Young (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) - RTR3IWQ3

‘It’s just gotten to the point where illegals are more protected than our own children’

Lawmakers Try To Save Critical Military Assets From Wind Turbines

Energy | Andrew Follett
Satellite dishes and wind turbines (Shutterstock/ Dariush M)

Wind turbines can endanger pilots and hamper radar

Air Force Captain BUSTED After Trying To Meet, Have Sex With Underage Teen Prostitute

US | Jonah Bennett
Man paying prostitute for sex. andriano.cz/Shutterstock.

‘It’s very disturbing’

House Chair: Intel Sweep May Have Captured Trump Communications

Politics | Chuck Ross

‘They need to see it’

These Nonprofits Hid $179 Million In EPA Grants When They Criticized Trump's Budget

Investigative Group | Ethan Barton
U.S. President Donald Trump delivers remarks at the American Center for Mobility, a test facility for driverless car technology for American Manufactured Vehicles in Ypsilanti Township, Michigan, U.S. March 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Trump’s budget cuts labelled ‘absolutely devastating’ and ‘untenable’

WSJ Editors: Comey 'Took Revenge' On Trump For Wiretap Tweet

Politics | Peter Hasson
FBI Director Comey testifies at Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee in Washington

‘Could the wiretap tweet have made Mr. Comey angry…’

How Does Trump Plan To Defund Sanctuary Cities?

US | Alex Pfeiffer
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers detain a suspect as they conduct a targeted enforcement operation in Los Angeles, California, U.S. on February 7, 2017. Courtesy Charles Reed/U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement via REUTERS

Mayors say they have been left in the dark

Dems Try For 11 Hours To Trip Up Gorsuch. He Made It Through Just Fine

Politics | Kevin Daley

‘I go through it step by step’

Dem Senator Moves On Fast After Gorsuch Explains Hobby Lobby

Politics | Kevin Daley

Hard pivot

Scientists Can Now Create Material Harder Than Diamond

Energy | Andrew Follett
Woman scientist holding model of molecule or crystal lattice. (Shutterstock/Merkushev Vasiliy)

Almost 2X as hard as diamond

Gorsuch Publicly Calls Trump's Attacks On Federal Judges 'Disheartening'

Politics | Kevin Daley

‘I find that demoralizing’

Falsely Imprisoned Va Man Awarded $1.55 Million

Politics | Phillip Stucky
Prison

He still might not get it

Trump Is Sending NASA To Mars In 16 Years

Energy | Andrew Follett
An artist's depiction of a team of astronauts performing work on a space station while orbiting above the surface of Mars. Elements of this image furnished by NASA. (Shutterstock/Marc Ward)

Time to make Mars great again

Trans Woman Accused Of Assaulting Teen Girl

World | Amber Randall
The handcuffs of a suspect (REUTERS/Jonathan Alcorn)

‘Keep my mouth shut’

Officials Say They Are Unaware Of Recent Efforts To Sabotage Dakota Pipeline

Energy | Chris White
Raymond Kingfisher, 59, of the Northern Cheyenne Tribe, sings during a march on the outskirts of the main opposition camp against the Dakota Access oil pipeline near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, U.S., February 22, 2017. REUTERS/Terray Sylvester

They are unaware of any pipeline attacks in their states

POLL: Half Of Americans Aren't Worried Global Warming Will Harm Them

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Climate Change wooden sign with a desert background (Shutterstock/Gustavo

‘They don’t believe it will harm them’

Feds Indict Philadelphia DA With 23 Corruption Charges

US | Eric Lieberman
PHILADELPHIA, PA - JANUARY 8: (C) District Attorney of the city of Philadelphia Rufus Seth Williams listens to Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross address media at a press conference regarding the shooting of Police Officer Jesse Hartnett, 33, who was ambushed and allegedly shot at 13 times by Edward Archer, 30, last night on January 8, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Surveillance footage reveals the suspect was dressed in Muslim clothing and wearing a mask. Following his arrest, suspect Edward Archer stated, "I follow Allah and pledge allegiance to the Islamic State and that is the reason I did what I did." (Photo by Mark Makela/Getty Images)

‘their chief law enforcement officer’

Every F-22 In The Air Force Is Getting A New Coat Of Paint

US | Thomas Phippen
A pair of F-22 Raptors pulls away and flies behind a KC-135 Stratotanker after receiving fuel off of the East Coast on July 10, 2012. The 1st Fighter Wing at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va., received their first two Raptors in January 2005 and the wingÕs 27th Fighter Squadron was designated as fully operational in December 2005. The Raptors belong to the 27th FS and the KC-135 belongs to the 756th Air Refueling Squadron at Joint Base Andrews Naval Air Facility, Md. (Photo: U.S. Air Force /Master Sgt. Jeremy Lock)

Shockingly, ahead of schedule

Chicago Teen Allegedly Gang-Raped Over Facebook Live

US | Amber Randall
A Cook County Sheriff's police car patrols the exterior of the Cook County Jail in Chicago, Illinois, January 12, 2016. REUTERS/Jim Young

‘What’s even more disturbing …’

Montana Dem Creates New Transparency Caucus, Urges Senate Colleagues To Join

Investigative Group | Mark Tapscott
WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 09: U.S. Sen. Jon Tester (D-MT) looks to his watch while speaking at a press conference highlighting how veterans are being impacted by the government shutdown with (L-R) Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), Sen. Mark Begich (D-AK), and Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-HI) at the U.S. Capitol October 9, 2013 in Washington, DC. During the event, Tester and others discussed how critical veterans services are being affected by the shutdown. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

‘Improve the oversight and transparency of all branches of government’

Democrats Weren't Expecting Gorsuch To Nail This Answer

Politics | Kevin Daley

Boom.

Fight For $15 Scores Victory In Baltimore

Politics | Ted Goodman
Inner harbor at Baltimore, Maryland: Joseph Sohm/shutterstock

It means some justice for the working people

Schumer: Delay Gorsuch Confirmation Over FBI Investigation On Trump [VIDEO]

Politics | Kerry Picket
U.S. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) speaks with reporters after the weekly Senate Democratic caucus luncheon at the U.S. Capitol on Washington, U.S. January 4, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

‘unseemly’