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  • Sports gambling is one step closer to being legal, at least in one part of North Carolina

    North Carolina tribal casinos could offer sports betting on college and professional games, as well as horse racing, under a gambling bill the NC Senate passed. For now, it applies only to the Cherokee casino.

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  • Pat Gray: We are one step closer to '1984'

    Amazon admitted to employing thousands of people to listen in on private conversations using the Alexa digital assistant that is pre-installed on the Amazon Echo speaker line, a fact that, according to Pat, had inched us closer to George Orwell's "1984" nightmare. Amazon has tasked people with the job of transcribing recordings pulled from Echo customers' homes and offices. According to Bloomberg, the report stated that a single employee will listen to as many as 1,000 clips per shift, which...

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  • Texas One Step Closer to Eliminating Taxpayer-Funded Abortions

    A Texas Senate-approved bill that would end taxpayer funding of abortion providers is on its way to the Republican-controlled House, where it is expected to pass and be signed by Gov. Greg Abbott. The post Texas One Step Closer to Eliminating Taxpayer-Funded Abortions appeared first on Washington Free Beacon.

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  • One step closer to football season! Browns release preseason schedule

    CLEVELAND-It’s getting us one step closer to football season! The Cleveland Browns on Tuesday released its preseason schedule. The team said that means it’s one step closer to announcing the regular season schedule, which the NFL is expected to release later this month. Here is the preseason line-up: Week 1 (August 8-12): vs. Washington (at FirstEnergy Stadium) Week 2 (August 15-19): at Indianapolis Week 3 (August 22-26): at Tampa Bay Week 4 (August 29-September 1): vs. Detroit (at FirstEnergy...

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