Some Republicans reject Medicaid expansion because they hate Obamacare.

Texas senator, usually scary smart, just sounds scary on this issue.
Weak nations will struggle against economic and ecological challenges.
World-famous Met is being torn apart by a labor standoff.
Marina del Rey and other California harbors needs protection from toxics.

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When the death penalty in California is fully put out of its misery, Michael Laurence will be among its chief executioners.

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The following editorial appeared in the Miami Herald on Monday, July 28:
In February, the editor of a small daily newspaper in Iowa called the Newton Daily News posted on his personal Facebook page, "Russia gets a lot of things wrong, but they got one thing right." Below it was a graphic of intersecting Olympic rings that spelled out: "One man. One woman. One God. One Covenant. One Family."
Cover your eyes and hide the kids: A Republican is talking poverty.
Even if it accomplishes nothing else, calling Vladimir Putin nasty names makes us feel a little better. Thug, megalomaniac, liar, war criminal, mass murderer - those are just the printable ones.
In a place haunted by ghosts, on a thoroughfare of the damned, standing upon ground once watered by blood, Breanna Mitchell lifted a camera to take her own picture. She smiled a sunshine smile.

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