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ReardenShrugged - Court-appointed monitor ordered for IDOT hiring - Quincy, IL News -
Maybe judges should monitor and approve all government hires. Our country is big on checks and balances and hiring is one of those areas that is frequently exploited for political gain. I know people who turned down government job offers because they refused give a big chunk of the salary back to their political party. Now every time I meet someone with a government position, I wonder which came…
GuyFawkes10 - Quincy School Board pledges to reinvest savings from new buildings - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal
In my opinion, Somebodies lips are moving.
drett69 - QPD Blotter for 10/23/14 - Quincy, IL News -
Someone had some fun last night! Bowchickawowow
1950Brutus - Court-appointed monitor ordered for IDOT hiring - Quincy, IL News -
Can this judge cover the Secretary of State's office also??
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Support for EU Membership 'At Highest Level for Two Decades'

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Support for the UK's continued membership of the European Union is at its highest level since 1991, according to a poll by Ipsos Mori. Latest figures from the polling firm show that 56 percent of people want to stay in the EU, compared to 44 percent two years ago. Meanwhile, 36 percent said they want…
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Pope Receives Munich Soccer Team after They Clobber Roma

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Pope Francis received the FC Bayern Munich sports club in a private meeting Wednesday, in which he congratulated them for having “played a wonderful game” against Roma the night before, handing the Italian team a 7-1 rout. The team gave Pope Francis a signed soccer ball and jersey — complete with “Franziskus”…
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Obama: 'This Shit Would Be Really Interesting if We Weren't Right in the Middle of It'

1 hour, 3 minutes ago

Former senior adviser for President Obama revealed a favorite quote of the president’s during a crisis. “As Obama used to say all the time,” Axelrod quoted “‘This shit would be really interesting if we weren’t right in the middle of it.’” Axelrod made his remarks in a story by Bloomberg’s Joshua…
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It's Official: There is No Hope for EU Reform

1 hour, 8 minutes ago

It might have gone unnoticed by most but the handover of power in Brussels is complete: we officially have a new government ruling the federal state of which we are effectively a part. Yesterday, Jean-Claude Juncker’s Commission has been approved without any fanfare and his office will now commence in…
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Equalities Watchdog to Investigate Cab Firm that Offered 'White Only' Drivers

1 hour, 23 minutes ago

A Rochdale mini-cab business owner who admitted some of his customers show a preference for white drivers after a local child-sex scandal involving predominantly Pakistani men, is being investigated by the Equalities and Human Rights Commission (EHRC). The comments of Car 2000 owner Stephen Campbell…
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NYT: In the West, a Growing List of Attacks Linked to Extremism

1 hour, 26 minutes ago

This article originally appeared in the New York Times. Canadian authorities identified the gunman in the deadly shooting Wednesday of a soldier guarding the National War Memorial in Ottawa as Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, a Canadian born in 1982. Mr. Zehaf-Bibeau, who had a criminal record, recently converted…
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The War on Women: Juanita Broaddrick and Bill Clinton

1 hour, 28 minutes ago

To set the stage for why the country needs Hillary Clinton to be the next president, Democrats are trying to force-feed Americans a “war on women” pablum, when such a war--as they present it--does not exist. For the real “war on women,” however, Democrats might turn to Hillary Clinton herself and her…
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Seven Egyptian Soldiers Killed in Sinai

1 hour, 33 minutes ago

On Sunday, seven Egyptian soldiers were killed and four wounded by a roadside bomb in the restive Sinai Peninsula. The Egyptian military has been battling a jihadist insurgency since the removal of former Islamist President Morsi, killing hundreds of police and military members. The soldiers were killed…
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Anti-Science Mediaite: Chuck Todd Talked to Breitbart and His Ratings Tanked

1 hour, 38 minutes ago

The left-wing Mediaite is pretty good at aggregating videos but a recent column attacking NBC's Chuck Todd for sitting down for an interview with Breitbart News is yet another example of why Mediate's media analysis remains an industry laughingstock for its shallow self-importance. Although the headline…
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Egyptian Army Arrests Terror Leader in North Sinai

1 hour, 41 minutes ago

The Egyptian Army arrested the leader of the U.S. designated terrorist organization Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis on Friday in North Sinai, reported Ahram Arabic news. Walid Attalah is suspected of orchestrating the RPG attack in North Sinai last Thursday that killed three Egyptian policemen and wounded seven. …
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Mark Begich Says Obama No Longer Relevant

1 hour, 42 minutes ago

Yesterday some Democrats went on record calling the Obama White House "inept and embarrassing." Now, Alaska Democrat Mark Begich is on record saying he's essentially no longer relevant. Clearly Democrats struggling to distance themselves from Obama in a difficult election year have had enough of his…
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World View: Canada in Shock over Ottawa Shootings

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This morning's key headlines from Canada in shock over Ottawa shootings Egypt supports the anti-ISIS coalition in principle only Turkey and Qatar officials meet to discuss Syria strategy Turkey's military options in Syria are restricted by limited capability Canada in shock…
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Kay Hagan Struggles to Answer If Obama Is a Strong Leader

2 hours, 2 minutes ago

On Thursday's broadcast of MSNBC's "Morning Joe," MSNBC political correspondent Kasie Hunt interviewed incumbent Sen. Kay Hagan (D-NC), who is in a tight reelection bod for her seat against Republican senatorial hopeful Thom Tillis. In that interview, Hunt asked Hagan if she considered Obama to be a…
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BBC: Boko Haram Continues to Abduct Women and Girls After 'Ceasefire'

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This post originally ran on BBC. Dozens of women and girls from two villages in Nigeria's north-eastern Adamawa state have been abducted by suspected militants, residents say. The abductions have not been confirmed by the authorities, but residents say they took place a day after the military announced…
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Shocking Rise in Acid Attacks in Iran Against Women Deemed 'Badly Veiled'

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A shocking number of acid attacks on women in Iran have been linked to extremists who object to women being "badly veiled" There have been four reported acid attacks on women in the history city of Isfahan, according to reports from Al Alarabiya newspaper. The reported attacks led to talk on social media…
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Reports: Infant Murdered by Hamas Militant in Israel was an American

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U.S. officials confirm that three-month-old Chaya Zissel Braun, who was murdered on Wednesday during a vehicular terrorist attack in Jerusalem, was an American. According to a report by the Jerusalem Post: “The girl was thrown from her stroller as a car swerved into the Ammunition Hill light rail station,…
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Tar Heels Cheated Way to 10 Bowl Games and 3 NCAA Men's Basketball Championships

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Top Meteorologist: Climate Change 'Nothing but a Lie'

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The co-founder of the Weather Channel is making waves among meteorologists by saying "climate change" is "nothing but a lie." John Coleman, who co-founded the Weather Channel in 1980, says that the theories of man-made climate change are no longer credible in light of the so-called hiatus in rising…
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U.S. Must Cut Aid to Palestinian Authority--Immediately

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The Palestinian terror group Hamas, which serves in the unity government of the Palestinian Authority, has praised Wednesday's attack on a light rail bus station in Jerusalem that killed a 3-month-old baby who happens to be a U.S. citizen. According to the Jerusalem Post, a Hamas spokesman said: “The…
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NY High School Blasted for Not Accommodating Illegal Immigrants

2 hours, 33 minutes ago

Activists involved in the accommodation of Central American immigrants are blasting a Long Island, New York high school for not being more malleable with regard to the education of unaccompanied illegal immigrant minors.  The school district of Hempstead, in which Latinos comprise 60% of Hempstead’s…
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The Ghosts of Beirut: History and Secrets

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BILOXI, MISSISSIPPI--  Few will remember that thirty-one years ago today, the United States received its baptism of fire in the Middle East.  On October 23, 1983, at 6:20 on a Sunday morning, a Mercedes truck smashed through the gates of the Marine barracks at Beirut International Airport.   The truck’s…
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Texas Teacher Admits to Sexual Relationship With Student After Nude Photo Circulates School

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HOUSTON, Texas -- A biology teacher and cheer coach at a Houston-area high school is facing criminal charges after admitting to having a sexual relationship with a student.  24-year-old Ashley Elizabeth Zehnder approached the assistant principal at Pasadena High School and said she believed some students…
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Bentley the Dog Tests Negative for Ebola Virus

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HOUSTON, Texas -- Bentley, the famous Cavalier King Charles Spaniel of Dallas nurse Nina Pham has tested negative for the Ebola virus. Pham is the first person to have contracted Ebola in the United States and is currently in “Good Condition” at the National institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda Maryland.…
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Michelle Malkin, David Bossie Battle Liberals with 'Rocky Mountain Heist'

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DENVER--Citizens United President David Bossie introduced a documentary detailing Colorado's shift to the left to a full house Wednesday night in Colorado. The fact that the movie could be seen in the first place took legal muscle, cash and a willingness to battle the Democratic machine, Bossie says.…
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Black Woman Thrown off Rome Bus after Passengers Accuse Her of Having Ebola

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A black woman has been attacked and told to “get off the bus” on public mass-transit in Rome on Monday, as fellow travellers accused her of having Ebola and began to beat her. The woman, a 26 year-old Guinean was travelling at lunch-time when a family group of fellow passengers attacked her.…
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