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WASHINGTON, D.C.— The Supreme Court is upholding a federal law that allows domestic abusers to be banned from owning a gun. The 8-1 decision was handed down Friday by the high court. “Since the founding, our Nation’s firearm laws have included provisions preventing individuals who threaten physical harm to others from misusing firearms,” said Justice […]

SAINT JOHN, Canada — Actor and anti-war activist Donald Sutherland – known for his decades-long career in film, television, and on stage – has died at the age of 88 following a “long illness.” Sutherland‘s first credited acting role was as a Switchboard Operator in the series “Studio 4” in 1962. He later starred in […]

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BATON ROUGE, La. — Louisiana is now the first state to officially require the Ten Commandments be displayed in all public classrooms. The new law calls for a poster-sized display of the Ten Commandments to be put up in all classrooms from kindergarten through public universities by the beginning of next year. A so-called “context […]

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NATIONWIDE–Today is Juneteenth.  Wednesday’s observance is the third time millions of Americans are getting a paid day off as the nation commemorates the end of slavery in the U.S. The name of the holiday is a combination of June and 19th. President Abraham Lincoln freed enslaved African Americans when he issued the Emancipation Proclamation on […]

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WASHINGTON, D.C.— President Biden is announcing a new plan providing a pathway to citizenship to about 500,000 undocumented spouses married to U.S. citizens. Biden said he wants those immigrants to put their skills to work in America. The program applies to immigrants who have been living in the country for at least a decade. The […]

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SAG HARBOR, NY–  Singer, songwriter, and actor Justin Timberlake is facing some legal trouble in New York. He was arrested on Long Island’s Sag Harbor Monday night on suspicion of driving under the influence. Timberlake is currently in the midst of his first world tour in over half a decade and is scheduled to perform […]

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SANTA FE, N.M. — The family of the cinematographer killed on the “Rust” movie set is dropping its lawsuit against actor Alec Baldwin. The lawyers for Halyna Hutchins’ parents and sister asked that the lawsuit be dismissed “without prejudice,” meaning it can be refiled later. No explanation was given for the decision. Meantime, Baldwin is […]

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WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court says a federal ban on “bump stocks” is unlawful. The court ruled Friday that the firearm accessory that allows semi-automatic rifles to fire more quickly can’t be included in a 1934 law banning machine guns. The decision was 6-3. It strikes down a regulation imposed during the Trump administration. Despite […]

WASHINGTON — The right to use an abortion pill called mifepristone has been protected by the United States Supreme Court. In a unanimous decision Thursday, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled a group of anti-abortion doctors did not have any legal standing to sue the Food and Drug Administration in an attempt to have mifepristone access […]

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WILMINGTON, DE.— Hunter Biden has been found guilty on all counts in his federal firearms trial. The President’s son was charged for illegally buying and possessing a gun while being addicted to drugs in 2018.  He faces up to 25 years in prison. According to the Department of Justice, sentences are typically shorter than the […]