The nation’s largest sporting goods retailer, Dick’s Sporting Goods, is banning sales of assault-style guns in all of it’s stores after the shooting in Parkland, Florida. CEO Ed Stack¬†was influenced to stop these sales because he said that the…

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A case of a missing person escalated in 2013 when local authorities realized that the 11-year-old, Anthony Kuznia, had autism. Chief Mike Hedlund, along with the East Grand Forks Police Department, assisted the Polk County Sheriff Department with an…

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A group of bipartisan lawmakers are putting House Speaker Paul Ryan in the hot seat over immigration legislation. Republican and Democratic lawmakers alike are placing increasing pressure on Ryan to make a final commitment to bring open debates regarding…

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions was directed by President Donald Trump to take aim at banning bump stocks, a rifle accessory which increases the rate of fire for rifles. President Trump sent a memo to Sessions directing him and the…

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High was under fire just before school ended Wednesday Feb. 14 by a heavily armed, expelled 19-year-old, leaving 17 people dead. Nikolas Cruz was identified as the suspect by the Broward County sheriff. Cruz was expelled…

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Activists Angry Over ADA

When news arrived that the House passed legislation for the American with Disabilities Education and Reform Act Thursday, Feb. 15, numerous bouts of anxiety came to Democratic leaders and disability activists across the nation. Ultimately, the decision of the…

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Congress erased a Medicare cost-cutting tool called the Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB). This controversial part of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) was repealed by Congress at 5:30 a.m. Feb. 9. The IPAB board would have consisted of 15…

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The House Intelligence Committee voted to release a memo that details alleged surveillance abuses by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the Justice Department, escalating tensions between Republicans and U.S. intelligence agencies. The Republican-controlled committee passed the vote…

Olympic team osteoplastic physician Dr. Larry Nassar was sentenced 40 to 175 years imprisonment for the sexual assault of more than 150 girls. The judge who sentenced him said Nassar never deserves to walk outside of a prison again.¬†…