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Summer Break 2017

- Posting to resume Wednesday, September 6th.  In the meantime...

How to commemorate Memorial Day 2017

- Memorial Day started off as a somber day of remembrance; a day when Americans went to cemeteries and placed flags or flowers on the graves of our war dead.

Thousands flee Philippine city after rampage by Islamic State

- Islamist militantstook over large parts of Marawi city, capturing Christians, seizing and torching buildings and seizing bridges...

Trump’s speech to Israel in Jerusalem

- "This city, like no other place in the world, reveals the longing of human hearts to know and to worship God."

Turkish president’s bodyguards beat up protesters in D.C.

- "Someone was beating me in the head nonstop, and I thought, 'Okay, I’m on the ground already, what is the purpose to beat me?'"

Trump exhorts leaders from Muslim countries to confront terrorism

- "A better furute is only possible if your nations drive out the terrorists and extremists."

Police officer accidentally overdoses on fentanyl after making drug arrest

- "Just out of instinct, he tried to brush it off — not thinking."

Tennessee makes community college free for all adults

- Republican Governor Bill Haslam proposed the legislation in his State of the State address earlier this year.

Healthy teen died from too much caffeine

- Davis drank a cafe latte, large Diet Mountain Dew and an energy drink in a two hour time period before he died.

China clamps down on online news with new security rules

- "It's not only to ideologically control information, but also to control the source of the information."