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Man Gets So Fed Up With Politics He Steals 244 Political Signs

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In one of the strangest political news stories this year, a man in Florida was so sick of seeing political campaign signs in the yards of his neighbors that he decided to steal as many as he possibly could. By the time he was caught, the man had stolen 244 political signs. According to First… Read more »

‘Baa Baa Black Sheep’ Deemed Racist

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“Baa Baa Black Sheep” has been deemed racist, and will no longer be sung at some child care centers in Australia. The classic nursery rhyme was penned in the early 1700s, and has been a preschool staple around the world. Some child care centers in Melbourne changed the phrases in “Baa Baa Black Sheep” because… Read more »

Ebola: 101st Airborne Will Not Get Hazmat Suits While In West Africa

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Ebola military aid troops from the 101st Airborne will not be receiving full hazmats suits while in West Africa. The Defense Department does not feel the soldiers will need such personal protection gear since the troops will not be giving direct aid to Ebola patients. “They don’t need the whole suit, as such, because they’re… Read more »

Hannah Graham: Missing UVA Student Is Reportedly Dead

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Hannah Graham has been missing since the early morning hours of September 13. On Saturday afternoon, authorities discovered human remains behind an abandoned home. Officials have reportedly confirmed that the remains belong to the missing UVA student. The missing teen was last seen at the Tempo Restaurant with 32-year-old Jesse Matthew. Although the suspect was… Read more »

Ferguson Protesters At Rams Game Tangle With Fans

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Michael Brown shooting protesters reportedly spit on fans outside a Rams game, and two Ferguson protesters were arrested. Some eyewitnesses and news accounts state that Mike Brown shooting protesters harassed, screamed, and even punched Rams fans. Videos of the Ferguson protesters outside of the Rams game quickly appeared online and went viral. In one video… Read more »

Nigeria Declared Ebola-Free After 42 Days With No New Cases

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The World Health Organization (WHO) officially declared Nigeria free of Ebola after the country passed the 42 day period without any new cases of the disease. According to Time, a period of 42 days is used because it is double the incubation period of Ebola. In order to officially be declared Ebola-free a country has… Read more »

Pentagon Ebola Strike Team Being Formed, Posse Comitatus Fears Voiced

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The Pentagon is developing an Ebola strike team in order to better treat patients inflicted by the deadly virus in the United States. The Pentagon Ebola strike team will reportedly consist of 20 nurses, five doctors, and five trainers. The Department of Health and Human Services reportedly requested the formation of the Pentagon Ebola strike… Read more »