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Hollywood Teaming Up To Pay Fines So Felons Can Vote In Florida

MTV, Comedy Central and VH1 announced they will be making a joint $250,000 donation to pay off fines, fees and restitution in an effort to increase voter access for young people in Florida. The announcement is a response to a Florida law that requires payment of fines, fees and restitution before voting in the Sunshine […]

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Trump Promises Patriotic Education For Kids

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump accused schools of teaching students “hateful lies about this country” and said he would be taking steps to “restore patriotic education” as he continued his opposition to efforts designed at raising awareness about racial inequalities. Speaking at what the White House describes as a “conference on American history,” Trump said […]

Riots Have Resulted In Almost $2 Billion In Damages To Property

The damage from riots and looting across the U.S. following the death of George Floyd is estimated to be the costliest in insurance history – between $1 billion and $2 billion. Insurance Information Institute (or Triple-I) compiles information from a company called Property Claim Services (PCS), which has tracked insurance claims related to civil disorder […]

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Trump Warns Iran Over Plans To Assassinate American Politicians

President Trump warned Iran late Monday amid reports that U.S. intelligence officials believe Tehran is considering a plan to assassinate a U.S. ambassador that his administration’s response would be “1,000 times greater in magnitude.” “According to press reports, Iran may be planning an assassination, or other attack, against the United States in retaliation for the […]