Florida reports yet another record number of coronavirus deaths for a fourth day in a row

click image Photo courtesy Wikimedia Commons The Florida Department of Health reported 257 new COVID-19 deaths in Florida on Friday, marking the fourth consecutive day the state has surpassed its own daily death record. The state’s total amount of lives lost to the virus since the beginning of the pandemic in March now nears 7,000, …

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The New George Wallace: Barack Obama

American Spectator, by Jeffrey Lord Original Article Posted By: MissMolly, 7/31/2020 4:12:12 AM “And I say … segregation today … segregation tomorrow … segregation forever.” Fifty-seven years ago, the newly sworn-in Democrat governor of Alabama, George Wallace, delivered those words in his inaugural address. In other words: George Wallace, who was a product of a …

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Friday’s letters: Parks a legacy for future generations

Article content continued If you are as concerned as I am, please write or talk to your MLA, or to Jason Nixon, minister of the Environment and Parks, or add your name to a petition on this matter. Rosemary Neaves, Athabasca Health more than services, care In the Journal on July 28, Minister Tyler Shandro …

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Hurricane Isaias expected to strengthen to Category 2, Hurricane Watch issued for Brevard County

click image Graphic courtesy NOAA The latest forecast on July 31 Hurricane Isaias is expected to bring tropical storm and hurricane conditions to the east coast of Florida beginning Saturday. Isaias is currently heading over the Bahamas at 16 mph with a maximum sustained wind speed of 75 mph, according to a report from the …

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Remembering my friend Herman Cain —businessman, media personality and unlikely politician

Fox News, by K.T. McFarland Original Article Posted By: MissMolly, 7/31/2020 4:09:44 AM Herman Cain, who died Thursday after being hospitalized for coronavirus, was Trump before Trump. I first met Herman Cain in 2011, when he was running for the Republican nomination for president. He was the Donald Trump candidate before Trump: a successful businessman, …

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Edmonton weather: Not as hot as hot-hot but still hotter than not hot

Article content A look at today’s Edmonton weather by Environment Canada. Friday morning temperatures at the Edmonton Blatchford station measured 18.9 C with 10 km/h winds out of the southeast. It’s downright cool compared to previous days. I have every window in my house open right now trying to get that cool breeze reverberating throughout the entire …

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In 2014 shooting of Michael Brown,St. Louis’ top prosecutor announcesno charges against Darren Wilson

Fox News, by Caitlin McFall Original Article Posted By: MissMolly, 7/31/2020 4:06:42 AM A St. Louis County, Mo., prosecutor said Thursday that he will not be charging the White police officer who shot 18-year-old Michael Brown in 2014, after quietly reopening the investigation. Civil rights leaders and Brown’s mother reportedly hoped that Prosecuting Attorney Wesley …

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String of alleged hate crimes investigated in Fort McMurray: RCMP

Article content Wood Buffalo RCMP are investigating multiple alleged hate crimes in Fort McMurray that may be linked. Police say that on July 22 between 3:45 p.m. and 5 p.m., in a parking lot near Timberlea Landing, an individual’s truck tires were slashed and racially-charged writings were left on the victim’s vehicle. Timberlea Landing plaza …

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Orange County teachers union seeks to block schools reopening

click to enlarge Photo via Orange County Classroom Teachers Association/Facebook Photo from March 2019 Contending that the school district has “failed to put the proper safety protocols in place,” the Orange County teachers union on Thursday asked a court to block the reopening of school campuses next month. The Orange County Classroom Teachers Association is …

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John Brennan blocked from accessingclassified information

John Brennan blocked from accessingclassified information 16 replies Washington Examiner, by Daniel Chaitin & Jerry Dunleavy Original Article Posted by ladydawgfan — 7/31/2020 4:03:45 AM Post Reply Former CIA Director John Brennan, a vocal critic of President Trump, found out he had been blocked from accessing his classified notes and records while working on his …

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