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Robert Ransdell (courtesy: Jason Martin)

Kentucky longshot Senate candidate’s ‘With Jews We Lose’ slogan not going over well

Robert Ransdell’s name won’t appear on ballots, but county clerks must count write-in votes for the Cincinnati-area coordinator of National Alliance who is also affiliated with the Ku Klux Klan.
Philadelphia Police Department surveillance video

How one Twitter user tracked down Philly hate crime suspects using social media

“This won’t be tolerated. Not in our town, not anywhere.”

Salt is not the enemy. Guess what ruins your health instead?

Some experts are now suggesting that cutting back on salt is actually bad for your health. They propose that your body needs sodium, and if it is deprived, the kidney secretes an enzyme called renin that can lead to hypertension.
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio [KTVK-TV]

Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio forced to return military-grade weapons, vehicles

“It really doesn’t mean anything,” Arpaio said at a press conference on Tuesday. “Look at the handguns. They probably don’t work anyway. We have plenty of our own.”
Air Force Academy Cadets walk onto the field at the start of the graduation ceremony for the US Air Force Academy at Falcon Stadium on May 23, 2012 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. (AFP Photo/Chris Schneider)

Air Force allows members to omit ‘so help me God’ from their service oaths

The Air Force faced a spate of criticism after it informed an unnamed airman that he must recite the words.
John Bennett (Tulsa World)

Oklahoma state Sen. Bennett: American Muslims are a ‘cancer in our nation that needs cutting out’

Oklahoma state Senator John Bennett (R) came under fire last week for comments he made about Muslims in America. The Tulsa World reports that yesterday he doubled down on those comments, refusing to apologize “because I’m right, and they know I’m right.” Bennett claims that the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) “used political pressure to make me back down, but I didn’t and I’m not going to.” “Islam,” he began, “if you bring it up […]
Officials display a mug shot of shooting suspect Eric Matthew Frein [NBC News]

Penn. police: Ambush suspect is part of ‘Cold War re-enactment group’

Police said at a news conference that the group has roots in eastern Pennsylvania, but declined to identify it and did not elaborate on its activities or its links to Eastern Europe.
Sad and lonely girl crying with a hand covering her face (Shutterstock.com)

‘No, daddy, no!’: Philly dad catches daughter’s boyfriend in bedroom, shoots him in head

No charges have been filed against a Philadelphia father who shot a man who police said was his daughter’s boyfriend when he was caught in her bedroom.