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  • Groundwater near Georgia military bases remains contaminated from a toxic firefighting foam used for decades by the U.S. Air Force

    ATLANTA (AP) — Groundwater near Georgia military bases remains contaminated from a toxic firefighting foam used for decades by the U.S. Air Force, prompting fears among residents about their exposure to the chemicals. Recent tests at Georgia's three air bases show extensive environmental contamination of groundwater, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported. Environmentalists say that contamination from the foam exposed Georgia communities to chemicals linked to cancer and a variety of other...

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  • Why is this former Daily Caller editor helping Texas secede — with Russian help?

    Former Daily Caller editor John Griffing has a new project: Texas independence. He recently joined the Texas Nationalist Movement (TNM) as the organization’s communications director. The Texas secessionist group has some murky ties to Russia: members representing TNM have made multiple trips to Russia over the past few years, including with members of separatist movements from [

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  • Exclusive: [SPOILER] helps overwhelmed Shaun in exclusive 'The Good Doctor' clip

    Chaos reigns in this exclusive clip from The Good Doctor‘s winter premiere! The last time we checked with the hit ABC medical drama, the situation at St. Bonaventure, which was under quarantine because of some infectious disease that was spreading, had gone to hell: Dr. Shaun Murphy (Freddie Highmore) was in the fetal position on the floor because he was overwhelmed from the noise of the E.R.; Dr. Alex Park’s (Will Yun Lee) quarantined son was suffering an asthma attack; Dr. Morgan Reznick...

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