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N.Y. attorney general is performing conservatives a favor by going after NRA: They’re its victims

N.Y. attorney general is performing conservatives a favor by going after NRA: They’re its victims

On Thursday, New York State Attorney General Letitia James filed a lawsuit seeking to dissolve the National Rifle Association, on the grounds that it’s functioning as a massive grift and not, as it bills itself, a “civil rights” organization for gun owners. There’s no way to know how this will play out — the NRA still…

Postmaster general reorganizes USPS ahead of November election

Postmaster General Louis DeJoy announced a reorganization of the U.S. Postal Service’s leadership on Friday, shifting top personnel and pushing structural changes, according to the Washington Post.Why it matters: The restructure, which reassigns or displaces postal executives, including two officials who oversee day-to-day operations, comes amid increased scrutiny from Democratic lawmakers, who fear that DeJoy’s…

US Surgeon General Urges Everyone to Wear Masks

US Surgeon General Urges Everyone to Wear Masks

The top U.S. health official is urging everyone to wear a mask when out in public to prevent the spread of COVID-19, but he stopped short of saying there needs to be a nationwide mandate. A day after President Donald Trump was seen for the first time wearing a face covering in public, Surgeon General…

General skeptical that bounties led to US troops’ deaths

General skeptical that bounties led to US troops’ deaths

By Lolita C. Baldor The Associated Press July 7, 2020 – 3:15 pm WASHINGTON — The top U.S. general for the Middle East said Tuesday that the intelligence suggesting that Russia may have paid Taliban militants to kill American troops in Afghanistan was worrisome, but he is not convinced that any bounties resulted in U.S.…

This Dollar General worker witnessed 3 armed robberies. The 4th time, he had a gun

This Dollar General worker witnessed 3 armed robberies. The 4th time, he had a gun

In the year before Dave Dukes killed a man who was trying to rob the store where he worked, he’d witnessed three other robberies. After each of them, Dukes, 28, would say later, he’d asked his supervisors at Dollar General to put in a security guard. But, according to Dukes, his bosses didn’t do that…


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