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Heartwarming: This College Booed the Shit Out of Betsy DeVos's Commencement Speech

There was no chance that was going to happen in 2017. " If this behavior continues, your degrees will be mailed to you ", he warned. DeVos' was heckled throughout her speech with students booing and chanting in protest. This isn't about the free exchange of ideas, they said. Her speech-as well as her introduction by university officials-was interrupted multiple times by thunderous objection from the crowd of graduates, many of whom also voiced their anger on the university's Facebook ...


Arkansas shooting suspect in custody after standoff; deputy, 2 others dead

Arkansas shooting suspect in custody after standoff; deputy, 2 others dead

Arkansas State Police said James Arthur Bowden, 42, is suspected of killing Lt. Kevin C. During the traffic stop, Mainhart was fatally shot, police said. Mainhart was very respected and an "extraordinary example of what law enforcement should be", Gilkey said, citing Mainhart's work ethic and fair-mindedness.


Senate rejects repeal of key Obama-era methane rule

Senate rejects repeal of key Obama-era methane rule

Bulat Karimov/DreamstimeUnder the Congressional Review Act that enables Congress to roll back any regulations hastily enacted in the waning days of the previous administration, the Republican majority in the House of Representatives and the Senate have repealed 14 regulations, including three major rules.


Murder warrant issued for cop who killed 15-year-old

Murder warrant issued for cop who killed 15-year-old

Supporters light candles during a vigil for 15-year-old Jordan Edwards in Balch Springs, Texas, Thursday, May 4, 2017. Edwards and his two brothers and two other teenagers were leaving an unruly house party in Balch Springs when Oliver opened fire on their auto with a rifle.


Attorney General Jeff Sessions Enacts New Drug Crime Policy

Attorney General Jeff Sessions Enacts New Drug Crime Policy

California Attorney General, Xavier Becerra recently announced publicly that he would fight to defend his state's legalization of cannabis for recreational and medicinal purposes, even going as far as to say, "I'll probably be the 1 millionth person in line to fight Jeff Sessions on that", in reference to the tremendous public support of pro-cannabis legislation.