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  1. BitterPill

    [Former] U.S. Allies Sign Landmark Trade Pact As Trump Announces Tariffs

    SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Eleven countries including Japan and Canada signed a landmark Asia-Pacific trade agreement without the United States on Thursday in what one minister called a powerful signal against protectionism and trade wars...
  2. aboutenough

    Supreme Court rules for Missouri church in dispute over public funding access

    Napolitano on President Trump's travel ban victor The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday ruled in favor of a Missouri church that sued the state after being denied taxpayer funds for a playground project because of a provision that prohibits state funding for religious entities. The ruling was...
  3. D

    Federal Appeals Court Issues Landmark Ruling: 1964 Civil Rights Act Protects LGBT Emp

    Breaking!! A Victory For the LGBT Community by a CONSERVATIVE Appellate Court as it concerns Workplace Discrimination! Note: The ruling link is in PDF. ---------------------------------------- Federal Appeals Court Issues Landmark Ruling: 1964 Civil Rights Act Protects LGBT...
  4. BAZINGA DrumpF

    Gov. Jerry Brown signs LANDMARK GUN Violence bills into LAW, of 17 propositions

    'This is a historic day': California lawmakers send governor sweeping gun control package! Bills the governor signed! — Require an ID and background check to purchase ammunition and create a new state database of ammunition owners — Ban possession of ammunition magazines that hold more than...
  5. ptif219

    Nations Approve Landmark Climate Accord in Paris

    More lies and false predictions that have no proof. lowering green house gases will not lower or control temp. Stop the lies. This will only hurt the poor and middle class and lower our life style. the lower classes will pay and have to change while the rich continue to do what they are...
  6. meridian5455

    Mom behind ‘Let’s Go Crazy’ YouTube video wins landmark copyright ruling

    In 2007, Stephanie Lenz uploaded to YouTube a 29-second video of her two small children parading around her kitchen to Prince’s song “Let’s Go Crazy.” It was quintessentially cute from the start and got cuter still along the way, especially when the mom asked her 13-month old son “what do you...
  7. Different guy

    Japanese firm to make landmark apology to U.S. POWs

    A major Japanese corporation will offer a landmark apology this weekend for using U.S. prisoners of war for forced labour during the Second World War, according to the Simon Wiesenthal Center, which is hosting the event. A senior executive of Mitsubishi Materials Corp. will apologize to...
  8. Detective Mike Logan

    FUTURE EVENTS: what will be the landmark event in YOUR lifetime?

    *PREDICT the landmark/biggest occurrence in your lifetime. obviously stating your age at the start of the post would make sense. *I'm talking about grandiose breakthroughs that affects the world & humanity in general. those WOW moments that are on every news channel! *how about a cure to...
  9. B

    Obamacare at the Supreme Court: Justices again divided over landmark health law

    Obamacare at the Supreme Court: Justices again divided over landmark health law - CNN.com Can't say I blame him. He's the focus on the bench, after his previous decision. And were virtually silent when Verrilli had his say. That's just ridiculous. Discuss.
  10. L

    Landmark 20-Year Study Finds Pesticides Linked to Depression In Farmers

    Earlier this fall, researchers from the National Institute of Health finished up a landmark 20-year study, a study that hasn’t received the amount of coverage it deserves. About 84,000 farmers and spouses of farmers were interviewed since the mid-1990s to investigate the connection between...
  11. bajisima

    Landmark fracking study reveals no water pollution

    A new study conducted by the Department of Energy has found that fracking causes no water pollution. "The Department of Energy report, released Monday, was the first time an energy company allowed independent monitoring of a drilling site during the fracking process and for 18 months...
  12. Toldyaso

    Pushback :Landmark Boston Bar Boycotts Sam Adams Over Parade Pullout

    Looks like some Bostonians aren't taking the attempted incursion of gay activists to march in the historic St.Pat's Day Parade, under a gay rights banner, an OBVIOUS POLITICAL DISPLAY, in violation of the long standong ban on poliitcal displays in the parade, lying down. The owners of the...
  13. meridian5455

    Massachusetts Teen Aaron Deveau Found Guilty in Landmark Texting While Driving Case

    Massachusetts Teen Aaron Deveau Found Guilty in Landmark Texting While Driving Case - Yahoo! This verdict is some small measure of justice for the victim's family. But like people who drive drunk, it won't keep the other idiots who insist on texting and driving from doing it. (I know that the...
  14. jackalope

    Anti-gay proselytizer takes aim at Canada’s hate laws in landmark case

    Should be interesting. For Americans used to the US Constitution's 1st Amendment, hate speech laws in the UK and Canada etc are confusing.
  15. michaelr

    U.S. Supreme Court Issues Landmark Decision: Constitution is Void

    U.S. Supreme Court Issues Landmark Decision: Constitution is Void I mentioned one time on the board that the jury box is tainted, some "smart" member asked "what do they do bribe all the jurors?", and after laughing then feeling sorry for the member I said the courts are corrupt therefore the...
  16. Granite

    Kucinich Proposes Landmark Reform of Monetary Policy

    I'm not a financial expert, so even though I've read the whole proposal, I'm not able to fully understand all of the effects of this bill. I invite comments that would further my understanding of this bill.
  17. michaelr

    Overestimate fueled state's landmark diesel law

    Overestimate fueled state's landmark diesel law 340% is hardly a mistake. I suggest it is fraud to bilk taxpayers and issue regulations along with numerous fees.
  18. B

    London landmark Harrods sold

    Upmarket London department store Harrods is sold by Mohammed Al Fayed for about $2.2bn to Qatar's investment arm. More...
  19. michaelr

    LANDMARK DECISION PROMISES MASSIVE RELIEF FOR HOMEOWNERS AND TROUBLE FOR BANKS

    LANDMARK DECISION PROMISES MASSIVE RELIEF FOR HOMEOWNERS AND TROUBLE FOR BANKS These banks sell each other mortgages all week long, yet the owner of the property is unaware of the transactions. It is called leveraging, and every time it is done the property owner is on the hook, even if they...
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    Where is Obamas Childhood home located in Hawaii for Historical Landmark purposes?

    Does anyone know where his childhood home is located in Hawaii? Boyhood homes of Presidents are always made a Historical Landmark for tourist purposes. Obama would surely be no exeption since he is the first African American to be elected to the highest office in the land. Where in Hawaii did...