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CPR started 11 minutes after staff found Gynnya McMillen

A sheriff's deputy planning to transport 16-year-old Gynnya McMillen to court arrived at the Lincoln Village Juvenile Detention Center to pick her up at 9:55 a.m on Jan. 11.

When he arrived, staff at the small facility entered 

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Greece's finance minister is no extremist

Syriza, a hard left party, that outrightly rejects EU-imposed austerity, has given Greek politics its greatest electoral shake-up in at least 40 years. You might expect the man who now occupies the role of finance minister to be a radical zealot, who could throw Greece into the fire.

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Obama's Libya Debacle: How a Well-Meaning Intervention Ended in Failure

On March 17, 2011, the UN Security Council passed Resolution 1973, spearheaded by the administration of U.S. President Barack Obama, authorizing military intervention in Libya. The goal, Obama explained, was to save the lives of peaceful, pro-democracy protesters who found themselves the target

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The 17-year-old adults

If you’re 17 years old and arrested for a crime, where you go depends mostly on what state you happen to live in. Although prosecutors and judges are usually able to pull teenagers out of the juvenile court system and charge them as adults if the crime is severe enough, nine states automatically

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Federal Reserve Officials Impair GAO Audits By Destroying Their Source Records

Both Republicans and Democrats have submitted bills to audit the Federal Reserve. Senator Rand Paul submitted an audit bill on January 27, 2015 for a General Accountability Office, GAO, audit of the nation's central bank: the "Federal Reserve Transparency Act of 2015". The 32 cosponsors were all

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