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  • Wives of two state troopers killed in helicopter crash amid ‘Unite the Right’ rally file wrongful death suits

    The widows of two Virginia state troopers killed in a helicopter crash the same day thousands of white nationalists and neo-Nazis flooded Charlottesville are seeking $50 million each in separate wrongful death lawsuits. Amanda Bates and Karen Cullen on Monday filed suits against the state of Virginia,

    www.nydailynews.com
  • If You're Not Grateful To The United States, Why Are You Here?

    New York University professor Suketu Mehta recently published a book arguing that 'immigration is a form of reparations' for past American crimes.

    The Federalist
  • The United States of Guns

    Like many of you, I read the news of a single person killing at least 20 people in El Paso, Texas yesterday and another person killing at least 9 people In Dayton, Ohio early this morning. While these are outrageous and horrifying events, they aren’t surprising or shocking in any way in a country where more than 33,000 people die from gun violence each year. America is a stuck in a Groundhog Day loop of gun violence. We’ll keep waking up, stuck in the same reality of oppression, carnage, and...

    kottke.org
  • Why Brexit is a strategic disaster for the United States

    An economically and militarily weakened Britain is nothing to celebrate

    www.washingtonpost.com
  • Here's the salary of every governor in the United States

    Despite holding the same title, United States governors' salaries range depending on state. According to data from The Council of State Governments (CSG), current annual earnings range from $70,000 to $179,000. Visit BusinessInsider.com for more stories. Though the United States' governors all share the same title, the nation's 50 state leaders do not share the same salary. Using the most recent data from The Council of State Governments (CSG), we compared the salaries of the current governors...

    Business Insider
  • Factbox: Major shootings in the United States

    Two mass shootings within 13 hours of each other left 20 people dead in Texas and killed nine people in Ohio, carnage that shocked a country that has become grimly accustomed to mass shootings and heightened concerns about domestic terrorism.

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  • Factbox: Major shootings in the United States

    Two mass shootings within 13 hours of each other left 20 people dead in Texas and killed nine people in Ohio, carnage that shocked a country that has become grimly accustomed to mass shootings and heightened concerns about domestic terrorism.

    U.S.