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OPEC dismisses Trump demand for higher oil production

Saudi Arabia, the leader of OPEC, said Sunday that it will not increase crude output anytime soon, pushing back against President Trump’s calls for greater supply.”The markets are adequately supplied,” Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih…

Russia blames ‘misleading’ Israeli information for downing of plane

Russia’s military on Sunday blamed the downing of one of its planes in the Mediterranean Ocean on “misleading” information from the Israeli air force. Russian military spokesman Igor Konashenkov said that Israeli command …

Bill Maher blasts Republicans for unfounded theory about Kavanaugh doppelganger

HBO host Bill Maher on Friday took aim at Republicans for backing a theory that Christine Blasey Ford, the woman accusing President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct, may have confused Kavanaugh with …

Rap mogul Suge Knight agrees to 28-year prison sentence for voluntary manslaughter

Marion “Suge” Knight, founder of Death Row Records, has pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter in the death of a friend, according to NBC News and other news outlets.Knight has been in jail since turning himself in immediately after a January…

America’s looming Alzheimer’s crisis—and how to handle it

The United States is about to face a crisis; an estimated 5.7 million Americans currently have Alzheimer’s.  It’s uncommon in persons younger than 65, but as we age, so does our risk of developing dementia. Ten percent of those aged 65 and…

Congress should act on bipartisan legislation to address the devastating impact of Alzheimer's disease

Every 65 seconds, an American develops Alzheimer’s-leaving an estimated 5.7 million individuals currently battling this debilitating disease. More than half-a-million are Floridians. Florida has the highest percentage of senior citizens of any state…

Pavlich: Congress’s move on DACA

Much is being made of President Trump’s decision to end former President Obama’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA).Those in the New York and D.C. media bubbles are outraged and have classified the move as heartless, unnecessary, immoral…

Mellman: Don’t bet on better numbers

Desperately trying to quell the panic growing in their guts and in their ranks, Republicans are spinning themselves dizzy trying to explain why President Trump’s approval rating will improve before the midterm.Their desperation arises from the…

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