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ANOTHER PEACE OFFICER SHOT AND KILLED –

FLORIDA PREPARES FOR ERIKA –

SCOTUS HANDS DOWN INTERESTING DECISION –

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FLORIDA WARNS RESIDENTS

Governor Scott issued a warning to Florida residents about the potential of Erika but now that the storm’s track  is moving toward the West, it seems to be a non-threat during the weekend.

Last Updated Aug 29, 2015 1330 GMT
Location 21.5N 75.9W Movement WNW
Wind 35 MPH Pressure: 1011 mb

 

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Latest tracking models show ‘Erika’ moving westward slightly and if that track holds then the storm will ultimately make landfall around the Central Gulf Coast perhaps in the vicinity of Pensacola, Mobile or Gulfport.

Links below will take you to the NHC and Weather Underground for constantly updated information.

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HOUSTON LAWMAN GUNNED DOWN

He was a Harris County Sheriff’s Deputy who apparantly was shot and killed early Saturday morning.

CHANNEL 2 NEWS HOUSTON

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MEGYN KELLY RATINGS BOOST

Perhaps DJT has done more for Kelly and FOX News than he thought might happen.  Check the Numbers and also the Sarah Palin upcoming interviews.

TVNewser

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PODCAST

How about this interesting one from KCRW –

THE BIG LIE KCRW

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MORE INFORMATION CONCERNING HRC E-MAIL

It’s a compilation of information concerning the FBI investigation…

BUSINESS INSIDER

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ALABAMA GUV’S WIFE FILES FOR DIVORCE

Citing a complete breakdown of communication –

WHNT TV

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CHINA TAKING ON ROLE WITH IRAN

Apparantly an agreement reached that will allow China to assist in Iran’s nuclear downsizing.

Business Insider

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MISSING NAZI GOLD TRAIN MAY BE FOUND

It could be the train last seen toward the end of WWII in Europe.  Powerful radar able to penetrate the earth is responsible for this find.  Much more is sure to follow…

YAHOO NEWS

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SCOTUS DECISION

This is one you may not understand – it concerns ‘Freedom of Speech’ and where it applies.

Apparantly not on the steps of the Court… really?

Washington Post

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COURT SIDES WITH NSA

Federal Appeals court has overturned a lower court in what the NSA may or may not pick out of the air.

TIME  NSA RULING OVERTURNED

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BOAT OFF LIBYA COAST WITH 200 DEAD ON BOARD

This follows the 71 found just yesterday in Ausria in a truck.

VOA NEWS

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PRICE OF OIL UP AGAIN

Pump prices are moving down but the WTI, benchmark is heading up in market/commodity trading.

BUSINESS INSIDER

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POSSIBLE GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

It’s one of those story’s that pops up on a Friday and gives us something to ponder during the weekend.

However, it is a possibility and Republicans to the far right are going to be leading this before the end of September IF Fed Funding for Planned Parenthood and a few other thorny issues continue to be well above the horizon.   Read on…

SHUTDOWN HUFF POST

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WEEKEND READING AND CONSIDERATION

Why not take some time and try this one on…

It’ll take a bit of time but by the time you’ve worked through it you may have a slightly different perspectie concerning politics this year and candidates…

TALKING POINTS MEMO

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As always, Mike Allen’s POLITICO Playbook is worth the reading time…inside the DC beltway – good stuff –

POLITICO PLAYBOOK

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 There are other major story’s developing and there are plenty of sources below and also on the LINKS page.

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The Insider’s Guide to DC Political Activities –

‘The HILL’

Roll Call

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What’s the world talking about?

BBC’s World Service is one way to find out –

After all, it’s known as ‘The World’s Radio Station’ –

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For the June-November 6 month Hurricane season –

GO HERE for the National Hurricane Center –

Or, GO HERE for the Weather Underground hurricane forecasting –

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Sporting News‘ – with the day’s ‘Top Ten Trending Sports Topics’ –

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Need More? How about Social Media – the top trending items – the “Hey, didja know items…etc.” your listeners want to know about.

US WEEKLY

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From the NBC/TODAY Morning Show – pushing their ‘Orange Room’ – Go HERE for their take on trending items.

Catch up with the National Enquirer Go HERE

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Need a quick LINK to the MOST POPULAR web-sites being viewed today?

Go HERE

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When you need to scan the morning newspaper front pages – Click HERE.

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Back in the day, we had the pleasure of working with one of the BEST DJ’s who ever sat in front of a studio microphone –

That was in the Tampa/St. Pete market and it was a long time ago –

Bob Dearborn is still very much active on line and with any luck you’re reading his blog on a daily basis –

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Finally, make sure you have the FACTS! Check the latest polling figures to see how Americans (your audience) are reacting to people, events and trends.

Go HERE to check the latest Gallup survey information.

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OR, for a change of pace – GO HERE

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