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Louisiana Police Officer Suggests Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Be Shot In Facebook Post

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) should be shot, mocking her as a “vile idiot.”  according to NOLA.com, which first reported the remarks. debunked that story as a fake. “I will tell you this: This will not go unchecked,” he told the outlet. “I’m not going to take this lightly and this will be dealt with on our end. It’s not something we want someone that’s affiliated with our department to make these types of statements. That’s not going to happen.” The violent statement comes amid President Ilhan Omar of Minnesota, Rashida Tlaib of Michigan. In…

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Revolut lets you round up payments and donate to charities

Fintech startup Revolut wants to make it easier to donate to charities. Using a new feature, you can now round up card payments to the nearest whole number and donate a little amount to a charity. Over time, those donations might add up. The startup already has some features to put some money aside and save over time using vaults. Essentially, Revolut is giving you the same tools. But instead of putting money in a vault, you donate that money. In addition to rounding up transactions, you can multiply spare…

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‘Vanderpump Rules’ Star Lala Kent Reveals Why She Deleted Every Photo Of Fianc Randall Emmett On Instagram! – Perez Hilton

Lala Kent defends the “love of [her] life.” On Wednesday on Instagram, the Vanderpump Rules star shared a snap from her and fiancé Randall Emmett‘s engagement celebration in Cabo San Lucas  The Bravolebrity also explained why she deleted every photo of the Hollywood producer from her IG page in late April. The SUR hostess wrote: “I’ve been with this man 3 and half years. We’ve been through hell and back together. He is my soulmate, apart of who I am. The day I met him I knew I wanted to…

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This July 4th Had Everything: Tanks, Trumpand Scandal

After two years of trying, President Donald Trump finally got the military pageantry he has so desperately wanted. The annual Fourth of July celebration in Washington, DCa parade, concert, and fireworksfeatured tanks, fighter planes and Trump himself. It was called A Salute to America, but it looked more like a salute to Trump, who made a rare address for a president on Independence Day from the Lincoln Memorial. Arain-soaked crowd around the Lincoln Memorial chanted USA USA! and Air Force One flew low over Washington as Trump strode up to…

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Inside Trumps Psychological War on Immigrants

What if you launched a massive immigration sweepand almost no one got swept up? Gotcha! President Trump is a master showman, the PT Barnum, sucker-born-every-minute, carnival barker of American politics. Hes also someone who likes to create chaos and scare people, not only to be mean but also to flex his muscles and get attention. Read more: https://www.thedailybeast.com/inside-trumps-psychological-war-on-immigrants

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Minnesota Amazon workers plan Prime Day strike

are planning a strike on July 15, the first day of Prime Day, has reported. But there may be a hiccup for Prime members whose orders are coming from the Amazon fulfillment center in Shakopee, Minnesota, where workers are planning a six-hour strike on July 15. Amazon workers are often hugely disadvantaged despite working for a company owned bythe worlds richest man, and this is the first time U.S. workers will strike on an important sales daydismissed after

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Leaked documents reveal all the red flags about Trump officials

A swath of officials eventually chosen by President Donald Trump to serve in his administration were given “red flags” by his transition team, according to new story. Axios obtaineda cache of leaked documents on Sunday where researchers for the Republican National Committee (RNC) identified “red flags” for people who would eventually be named to Trump’s administration. The forms showed “red flags” for former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, former Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Tom Price, and former Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt, among many others. Even…

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