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How to Avoid Getting Sick on that Next Flight

Flying can be a quick and easy way to travel but unfortunately, planes are a top spot for picking up unwanted germs that can lead to the flu and other viruses. 

U.S. Housing Market Overheated, But Only Slight Downward Pressure on Demand, Says FAU Study

"All evidence is suggesting that the national housing market is peaking," said study author Ken Johnson, Ph.D. "However, this time around from a national perspective things should turn out quite differently."

Walt Disney Company Supports Expansion of Sandy Hook Promise’s Successful Start With Hello Program

Sandy Hook Promise announced The Walt Disney Company as a new supporter of its Start With Hello program for elementary schools, which promotes inclusion and prevents social isolation.

United States Spent More Than $5.9 Trillion On War Since 2001

Starting in late 2001, the US has engaged in wars in Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria, Pakistan, Yemen, and elsewhere around the world.

November Snow In Texas? Experts Warn Decreased Solar Activity Will Shatter All Global Climate Models

Authored by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse...

FAA Brings San Juan Weather Radar Back to Puerto Rico

The San Juan, Puerto Rico Next Generation Weather Radar is now back on line and fully operational for the Federal Aviation Administration, the National Weather Service, the Department of Defense, and the residents of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Pilots Vote to Authorize Strike at Allegiant Air

Pilots at Allegiant Air, one of the country’s most profitable airlines, voted with 93.5% percent support to authorize a strike...

Tarana Burke Tells Supporters ‘Me Too’ Needs to Become ‘We Too’ at Orlando Event

“We are a global community, and we are powerful,” civil rights activist and “Me Too” founder Tarana Burke said. “‘Me Too’ needs to become ‘We Too.’”

Amazon claims another casualty: Toys “R” Us

Less than 6 months after Toys "R" Us shockingly filed for Chapter 11, it's now set for the dustbin of history

Americares Airlifts Largest Puerto Rico Shipment to Date

Americares is airlifting nearly $8 million in critical medicines and medical supplies for Hurricane Maria survivors in Puerto Rico. The shipment—Americares fifth emergency airlift to Puerto Rico in the aftermath of the devastating storm—contains 22 tons of supplies, including antibiotics, respiratory medicine, chronic disease medications, wheelchairs, crutches, wound care...

Ass Clowns

The jackass is an appropriate logo for the Lefty 'progressive' Democrats. They continually make fools of themselves while pursuing their Anti-American agenda. They are ass clowns and a disgrace to our country.

U.S. Northern Command Preparing for Irma, Continuing Harvey Response

U.S. Northern Command is fully engaged with Federal, State, Territorial and International mission partners as the command balances support...

Cannabis is Now Outpacing the Chocolate Industry

It may be safe to say that as more states come online for legal cannabis, marijuana sales could be set to top the charts of some of the biggest industries we know today...

Deutch, Curbelo Lead Climate Solutions Caucus in Urging Trump to Maintain U.S. Commitment to Paris Agreement

Today, Congressman Ted Deutch (D-FL) and Congressman Carlos Curbelo (R-FL), Co-Chairs of the bipartisan Climate Solutions Caucus, led a group of 21 members of the Caucus in a letter to President Donald Trump urging him to maintain our country's commitment to the Paris Agreement under the United Nations Framework...

President Trump Commemorates Holocaust

President Donald Trump vowed to eliminate anti-Semitism in his address yesterday at the Capitol, commemorating the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum's National Days of Remembrance. President Trump's address was a part of the museum's program observing Yom Hashoah - Holocaust Remembrance Day in Israel. "Today, we remember the six million Jewish...

Buzzfeed Democrats Act Like..Rats

The sore loser democrats at Buzzfeed who still cannot get over the beat down delivered by Donald Trump have resorted to despicable mud slinging: BuzzFeed is being widely criticized by reporters for its decision on Tuesday to publish an unsubstantiated 35-page dossier alleging that the Russian government is blackmailing Donald...

Is Sears or K-Mart About To Close?

One day after Macy's announced it would fire more thousands of workers after another holiday spending debacle, and will shut down dozens of stores as the overhyped consumer recovery fails to materialize for the 7th consecutive year, today struggling Sears Holdings, owner of K-Mart announced that the near-insolvent, anachronistic...

FAU Poll Shows Hispanics Think Trump Will Not Be Good for Economy

According to a national poll conducted by the Florida Atlantic University Business and Economics Polling Initiative, a majority of Hispanics think U.S. President-elect Donald Trump will not be good for the country's economy or the United States' relationships with other countries. Overall, 47 percent of Hispanics responding to the survey...

Black Sanders Supporters Urge African-Americans To Vote Republican, Trump

A Bernie Sanders turned Trump supporter has started an effort to convince urban voters to give Republicans a second look. He’s put up some cash — hoping it’ll get attention. “Is it about what a man says– or what they do,” says Bruce Carter, as he spoke to potential voters...

Teamster Allegiant Air Pilots Approve Historic First Contract

Pilots Commit To Build On Contract Victory By Working With Company To Address Ongoing Safety Concerns After more than three years of bargaining, Allegiant Air pilots - represented by Teamsters Local 1224 - ratified their first union contract with the airline on Thursday. With substantial improvements in compensation, benefits, and...

Supreme Court Split Vote Deals Blow to Obama Immigration Plan

The Supreme Court of the United States cast a 4-4 vote in a contentious and controversial ruling, placing a hold on President Obama’s Executive Order on immigration. The split vote leaves in place a single Texas federal judge’s decision to block the Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents...

District Court Judge Deals Blow to Obamacare Cost-Sharing Subsidy Program

U.S. District Court Judge Rosemary M. Collyer ruled this week the Obama Administration has been improperly funding a key subsidy program of the Affordable Care Act. While the ruling is widely considered a huge victory for the House GOP, the program will be allowed to continue pending appeal. After the...

DEA Could Change Federal Status of Marijuana by July

A Drug Enforcement Administration memo, written in conjunction with the heads of the Department of Health and Human Services and the Office of National Drug Control Policy, said it hopes to decide whether to change the federal status of marijuana "in the first half of 2016." The memo also called...

MSA Applauds Obama Administration’s New Fiduciary Standard

The Main Street Alliance, a national network of state-based small business coalitions, is applauding the Department of Labor (DOL) for issuing a final rule that protects Americans from the harmful effect of conflicts of interest when financial advisors and brokers provide retirement advice. At long last, all financial professionals who...

Trump Trashes TPP & NAFTA Trade Deals

During a rally in Superior, Wisconsin today, Presidential candidate Donald Trump ripped into the North American Free Trade Agreement and warned the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal is "a total disaster for our country." Trump said the TPP will "make NAFTA look like a baby." Trump blasted his opponents'...

DHL Express Cargo Pilots Prepare for Strike

Citing foreign control of airlines and threats to jobs and local communities, pilots at Atlas and Southern Air Holdings have announced a strike vote. As two major cargo holding companies – Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings (AAWW) and Southern Air Holdings, Inc. (SAI) – move forward in an acquisition that...

Political Poverty Pimps: You Get What You Pay For

The Gantt Report Ladies and gentlemen, start your engines! The races for the 2016 elections began years ago as soon as Barack Obama was elected to his second term as President of the United States. Fakes, charlatans and political goofballs raced to every candidate seeking a political office and proclaimed themselves as...

Tay Goes Cray: Twitter Turns Microsoft’s AI Bot Bad

Microsoft unleashed an AI bot, named Tay, to the Twitterverse. What a great idea. Oh, wait. It was all an experiment targeted at 18-to-24 year olds that began with an innocent "hello world" tweet. The AI bot was developed by Microsoft and Bing teams to “experiment with and conduct research on...

Main Street Alliance Calls on Senate GOP to Do Their Job

"There is no place in Congress for elected officials who simply refuse to follow the constitution and do their jobs to fulfill their obligations to the American people"

There’ll Be None of This In MIssissippi

Suspected gyrating causes contest cancellation