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Via WSJ: The administration’s handling of the Ebola crisis continues to be marked by double talk, runaround and gobbledygook. And its logic is worse than its language. In many of its actions, especially its public pronouncements, the government is functioning not as a soother of public anxiety but the cause of it. An example this week came ...

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Via WaPo: The cruise ship carrying a Texas health-care worker who “may have” handled lab specimens from Dallas Ebola victim Thomas Eric Duncan is headed back to the United States after Mexican authorities failed to grant permission for the ship to dock off the coast of Cozumel, according to a Carnival spokeswoman. The Carnival Magic had been ...

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Via Associated Press: The federal government is recognizing same-sex marriages in seven more states. The states are Indiana, Oklahoma, Utah, Virginia, Wisconsin, Colorado and Nevada. The Justice Department says it will ensure that same-sex couples in those states are given federal benefits as soon as possible. Those states were affected by a recent Supreme Court order on same-sex marriage. ...

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Via Associated Press: A federal judge has cleared the way for legally recognized gay marriages in Arizona by ruling that the state's ban on same-sex unions is unconstitutional. The ruling Friday by U.S. District Judge John Sedwick bars state officials from enforcing a 1996 state law and a 2008 voter-approved constitutional amendment that outlawed gay marriage. Sedwick said ...

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Via FOX NEWS: Local police agencies across the country are frustrating efforts at the federal level to detain and deport criminal illegal immigrants, leaving immigration officials scrambling to track them down. In the last nine months, 275 counties have refused to honor requests from Immigration and Customs Enforcement that they be notified before releasing an illegal immigrant ...

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Oct 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Shannon Silver

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Washington, DC – Judicial Watch has learned that the Obama administration is actively formulating plans to admit Ebola-infected non-U.S. citizens into the United States for treatment. Specifically, the goal of the administration is to bring Ebola patients into the United States for treatment within the first days of diagnosis. It is unclear who would bear ...

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The Wellesley College campus Via NRO: A student who was born female felt perfectly comfortable identifying as a man at Wellesley College — until people said he shouldn’t be class diversity officer because he is now a white male. Timothy Boatwright was born a girl, and checked off the “female” box when applying to the Massachusetts all-women’s school, ...

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Excerpted from Campus Reform: Hamline University (HU) in Minnesota is providing significant funding to a progressive lobbying group through student fees. Hamline automatically charges students $16.50 annually to fund the Minnesota Public Interest Research Group (MPIRG). The fee is listed alongside charges for facilities, health insurance, course materials, book rentals, and more. "I was surprised, I had never ...

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Via FOX NEWS: Military and White House officials said Friday that the fierce fighting in the Syrian border town of Kobani has created an opportunity to take out large numbers of Islamic State fighters pouring into the battle. Though the fighting has raised concerns that the vital town could still fall to the Islamic State, Army ...

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Oct 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Shannon Silver

Excerpted from The Smoking Gun: An ill-advised Ebola joke has landed an Ohio man behind bars on a felony charge, records show. Emanuel Smith, 60, was gambling Wednesday at the Horseshoe Casino in Cleveland when he allegedly told a dealer that he was there as a way to avoid his ex-wife, who was stricken with Ebola. Smith, ...

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Shep lives in New York city, safely far away from Dallas, but maybe no longer so safely far away from Ebola...developing... Excerpted from The Washington Examiner: Federal health officials are focusing their attention on New York as a key potential Ebola point of entry, with a new report warning: “Ongoing transmission of Ebolavirus in West Africa ...

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Via THE DAILY BEAST: As the U.S. military rushes to combat Ebola in West Africa, soldiers are receiving on-the-fly instructions on how to protect themselves against the deadly virus. American military operations to fight Ebola in Africa are unfolding quickly—forcing the military to come up with some procedures and protocols on the fly. Soldiers preparing for deployment to ...

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Excerpted from USA Today: Texas health officials have ordered any person who entered the room of the first Ebola patient at a Dallas hospital not to travel by public transport, including planes ship, buses or trains, or visit groceries, restaurants or theaters for 21 days, until the danger of developing Ebola has passed. The instructions, issued ...

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Excerpted from The Los Angeles Times: Whether by land, sea or air, the fear of Ebola has been spreading at a pace far faster than the growth in the number of people diagnosed with the disease. In recent days, the number of people who have been asked to monitor themselves for symptoms has been steadily growing, ...

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Via Defense One: Fearing a possible case of Ebola at the Pentagon, officials have shut down a parking lot and building entrance here after a woman was found “ill and vomiting” Friday morning in the Pentagon parking lot. The woman later said she had “recently visited Africa,” according to one official. The woman was found about 9:10am ...

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DUBAI (Reuters) – Al Qaeda’s wing in Yemen expressed support on Friday for Islamic State against what it described as a “crusade alliance”, referring to U.S.-led air strikes on the insurgents in Iraq and Syria, and called for attacks to damage the United States. U.S. and Arab forces have bombed Islamic State targets in Syria and ...

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Via NATIONAL POST: Aspiring Vancouver model Krista Boseley wanted to make it big, even attending a Playboy magazine open call. Now she’s in L.A. behind bars, after she and companion Gilles Lapointe were arrested in California on Oct. 9. Boseley, 30, and Lapointe, 61, are facing charges of conspiracy to distribute ecstasy after arriving at Orange County’s John ...

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