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St. Marys, GA
Monday, November 20, 2017

FBI report on black ‘extremists’ raises new monitoring fears

An FBI report on the rise of black “extremists” is stirring fears of a return to practices used during the civil rights movement, when the bureau spied on activist groups without evidence they had broken any laws.

Tax filers in most states claim deduction targeted by GOP

But the change to the deduction for state and local taxes could alter the bottom lines for millions of taxpayers who itemize

Lawyers: Former Atlanta fire chief fired for religious views

Kelvin Cochran wrote a book called “Who Told You That You Were Naked?” for a men’s Bible study and self-published it in late 2013. He gave copies to about a dozen subordinates who he said had requested copies or who he knew shared his religious beliefs.

Trump delays new policy on importing elephant parts

President Donald Trump said Friday he’s delaying a new policy allowing the body parts of African elephants shot for sport to be imported until he can review “all conservation facts.”

Ivanka Trump says child tax credit ‘not a pet project

The presidential daughter and adviser, in a “full-blown sprint” as she sells the Republican tax overhaul plan and juggles other initiatives, has had it with all that talk about her “pet project” to increase the child tax credit.

US puts Palestinians on notice: DC office may be shuttered

The Trump administration put the Palestinians on notice Friday that it will shutter their office in Washington unless they’ve entered serious peace talks with Israel, U.S. officials said, potentially giving President Donald Trump more leverage as he seeks an elusive Mideast peace deal.

California shooting rampage highlights ghost guns

Latest California shooting gains attention to the dangers posed by these “ghost guns,” which contain no registration numbers that can be used to trace them.

Georgia joins 22 other states urging to protect prayer at public...

Georgia's Attorney General joins 22 other states to protect prayer at public meetings.

Trump reverses ban on importing elephants killed as trophies

The Trump administration said it will allow the importation of body parts from African elephants shot for sport.
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