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Beto O'Rourke On Running For President In 2020: 'It’s A Definitive No' Steph Curry at 30: How long can the MVP guard keep this up?

Beto O'Rourke On Running For President In 2020: 'It’s A Definitive No'Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D-Texas) addressed rumors that he might be eyeing a


History has shown that 30 is a dangerous age for point guards, a time when most begin their inevitable decline. This is the inside story of how Steph Curry and the Warriors are fighting back -- and how they plan to win.
Republican candidates trying to have it both ways on Obamacare Browns deal RB Hyde to Jaguars for 5th-rounder

Republican candidates trying to have it both ways on ObamacareSome GOP candidates running this cycle who have or are trying to gut Obamacare are still running on the importance of protecting people with pre-existing conditions.


The Browns have traded running back Carlos Hyde to the Jaguars, who remain without Leonard Fournette (hamstring). Cleveland is expected to turn to rookie Nick Chubb as its starter.
9-Year-Old Falsely Accused Of Groping White Woman Says He 'Felt Humiliated' Source: Raiders' Lynch out for extended period

9-Year-Old Falsely Accused Of Groping White Woman Says He 'Felt Humiliated'Jeremiah Harvey, the 9-year-old boy accused of groping a woman at a Brooklyn


Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch will miss an extended period of time with a groin injury, a source confirmed to ESPN.
Best Bites: Roasted brussel sprouts with parmesan sauce Cardinals fire OC McCoy, name Leftwich to job

Best Bites: Roasted brussel sprouts with parmesan sauceWelcome to Best Bites, a twice-weekly video series that aims to satisfy your


The morning after an embarrassing prime-time loss to the Broncos, the Cardinals fired offensive coordinator Mike McCoy and promoted quarterbacks coach Byron Leftwich to the job.
Washington Post Publishes Jamal Khashoggi's Final Column Before Disappearance Kendrick Lamar visits Lakers for 'genius series'

Washington Post Publishes Jamal Khashoggi's Final Column Before DisappearanceThe Washington Post on Wednesday published the final column written by Jamal


Rap star Kendrick Lamar visited the Lakers on Friday as part of their "genius series," something GM Rob Pelinka started last year by hosting some of the most successful people in different industries.


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The Importance of Free Press in a Democracy

Before we can understand the importance of a free press in a democracy, we need to grasp what it means to have a free press. The Cambridge Dictionary tells us that a free press allows all media outlets to express whatever opinions they desire. That means, it says, that they are enabled to “criticize the government and other organizations.” So why would that be relevant in a democracy?

Unfair Questions or Democracy At Work ?

“Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.” -- The First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution

Why U.S. Engagement Policy Is The Correct One

Invariably, when one thinks of the efficacy of a nation’s military, the mind’s eye is drawn to the ability of that country to deliver a \"warhead onto the forehead\" of their enemies. Indeed, owing to the Pentagon’s slick packaging of the First Gulf War, modern conflict, in the American mind, became synonymous with high-tech toys, grainy videos of successful missile shots, and a quick resolution of hostilities.

Capitalism and The Wealth Gap

When it comes to the efficient delivery of goods and services, capitalism is the proven economic model that puts people to work and products on the shelves. Whether those jobs end up paying enough money to purchase the items on those shelves is another matter, however.

Living Wages Are A Global Problem

The recent protests for an increased minimum wage are part of a larger global protest. The purpose is the same for low wage earners all over the world; increase wages to match the cost of living, and allow workers to form unions if desired and needed. The global protest has gained media attention all over the world, but critics claim that is the only accomplishment the movement will have.

Ukraine: Not What It Seems

After tense days of fighting this week, people in Ukraine are mourning the dead and celebrating the removal of President Victor Yanukovych from power. The final struggle that began on February 18, was the bloodiest endured by the protesters of Euromaidan. By February 22 the fighting was over.

Religious Freedom Bill - Protecting The Faithful or Legalized Discrimination?

After a much heated national debate, Arizona Governor Jan Brewer vetoed the controversial bill that would have allowed people and businesses in the state to refuse services to LBGT people based on their religious belief.

Coup Or Civil War In Egypt

The day after new protests erupted in Egypt the military in a show of support presented an ultimatum to Mohamed Morsi and the Muslim Brotherhood-led government. Morsi was to step down from power and meet all of the demands of the Egyptian people, or face being removed by the military on Wednesday. As the ultimatum deadline draws closer in Egypt, Morsi refuses to leave, insisting that parliamentary elections are needed before he should be removed, and that he doesn't have permission from the United States to remove himself from power. Most recently he stated he will pay with his life to preserve the sanctity of the ballot box.

 

 
 
 
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