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How three decades of airline deregulation is destroying Cincinnati and St. Louis, along with chunks of the American economy.

It’s a long way away, but the Justice Department might have to ultimately clip Facebook’s wings.

Mitt Romney’s security guards are bullies — just like their boss was in high school!

Okay, here’s a crazy conspiracy theory you haven’t heard before: the Violence Against Women Act is designed to empower lying immigrant women who claim rape so they’re not deported. And, somehow, Republican congressmen believe it.

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Anti-abortion demonstrators gather outside the US Supreme Court

Washington (AFP) - The US Supreme Court on Friday ended the right to abortion in a seismic ruling that shreds half a century of constitutional protections on one of the most divisive and bitterly fought issues in American political life.

The conservative-dominated court overturned the landmark 1973 Roe v Wade decision that enshrined a woman's right to an abortion, saying that individual states can now permit or restrict the procedure themselves.

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Sen. Jeanne Shaheen

Sixteen states vying for the early slots in 2024’s presidential primary calendar pitched their case to the Democratic National Committee on Wednesday and Thursday, touting their history, diversity, economies, and electoral competitiveness in the general election.

State party officials, a governor, lt. governors, an attorney general, members of Congress, senior staff and party strategists touted their electorates, industries, heritage, and features that would propel presidential candidates and draw national scrutiny, which pleased the officials on the DNC Rules and Bylaws Committee (RBC). But the panel’s leaders also probed whether Republicans in otherwise promising states would seek to impede a revised Democratic primary calendar.

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