Judge Strikes Down Gay Marriage Ban in Kentucky

    U.S. District Judge John G. Heyburn struck down Kentucky’s ban on gay marriage on Tuesday, stating that it violates the Equal Protection Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment. However, the ruling was temporarily put on hold until it is seen by the Sixth Circuit court, which will hear appeals on August 6. “Assuring equal protection for…

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      Gran Metalik & Lince Dorado drafted to WWE Raw

      Gran Metalik and Lince Dorado are heading to Raw. WWE Watch Along announced that Gran Metalik and Lince Dorado are heading to the Raw brand. This splits them up with Kalisto, who was drafted to SmackDown. WWE Network’s twitter account posted an interview with Lucha House Party earlier on Monday. Kalisto was boasting about how he had…

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        Obama Defends CIA Chief John Brennan Amid Resignation Demands

        As CIA chief John Brennan faces calls for resignation from critics in Washington, President Barack Obama has continued to give him his steadfast support. According to The Hill, Obama’s strategic friendship with Brennan, which began during Obama’s first presidential campaign, is likely to withstand the backlash against the CIA director that arose in response to…

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          US Military Bars Access to News Site Reporting on Leaked Govt Secrets

          The new investigative reporting website The Intercept has been declared a no-go zone for U.S. military personnel, according to sources and an internal memo which was obtained by the site’s journalists and published on Wednesday. Founded by billionaire Pierre Omidar and investigative journalists Jeremy Scahill and Glenn Greenwald, The Intercept—since its launch earlier this year—has…

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            Five races to watch in 2017

            After 2016’s bruising election cycle, 2017 might seem like a break for Republicans and Democrats to gear up for 2018’s midterms. But a handful of 2017 contests could serve as an indicator of the mood of the electorate in the early months of Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpSenate advances public lands bill in late-night vote Warren,…

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              Laura Poitras Documentary Depicting First Contact With Snowden Slated For Release

              Laura Poitras’ new documentary about Edward Snowden’s revelations of National Security Agency surveillance will have its global premiere on October 10 at the New York Film Festival, event organizers announced Tuesday. Poitras, an award-winning filmmaker and journalist, was the first reporter to communicate with whistle-blower Edward Snowden about his evidence of NSA spying. Her film…

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