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Navy plane crashed into the Pacific

Eight crew members were rescued and three remained missing after a U.S. Navy plane crashed into the western Pacific Ocean on Wednesday, while delivering passengers and cargo from Japan to the USS Ronald Reagan aircraft carrier. The twin-propeller-engine aircraft that came down about…

Thanksgiving ain’t what is used to be

President Barack Obama and his family would typically celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday by serving dinner to the local homeless population and veterans, but President Donald Trump is spending the holiday weekend at his pricey, private, members-only Mar-a-Lago club in Florida, where…

America needs to get OFF fossil fuels

by Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard The Nebraska Public Service Commission just voted to approve construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline, but the fight does not end here. Nebraska state law prevented the commission from taking last week’s 210,000-gallon spill from Keystone in…

Charles Manson dead at 83

Notorious cult leader Charles Manson — responsible for a murderous reign of terror in the late 1960s — has died in a hospital near Corcoran California State Prison, of natural causes at age 83. Manson was an unemployed ex-convict who…

Patriotism, Taxes, and Trump

Selling the Trump-Republican tax plan should be awkward for an administration that has made patriotism its central theme. That’s because patriotism isn’t mostly about saluting the flag and standing during the national anthem. It’s about taking a fair share of…