Health insurers in Florida request premium hikes as high as 71%

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October 9, 2017  FoxNews

Obamacare plan premiums may increase an average of 45 percent in Florida next year due to health care insurers rate hike requests, according to Florida’s Office of Insurance Regulation.  Continue reading Health insurers in Florida request premium hikes as high as 71%

White nationalists eye rallies across nation

White Nationalist

October 9, 2017  USA Today

 white nationalist rally dubbed “Charlottesville 3.0” could provide a blueprint for future controversial protests across the nation even as livid political leaders struggle to halt the demonstrations they consider racist. Continue reading White nationalists eye rallies across nation

Las Vegas mass shooting revives debate on high-capacity magazines

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October 8, 2017  Tribune News Service

SAN DIEGO – How many bullets are enough?

In California, both legislators and voters answered: 10. They pointed to mass shootings – Sandy Hook, Orlando, San Bernardino – saying it should be illegal to be able to inflict so much firepower without having to frequently pause to reload. The law they passed makes it a crime to possess gun magazines with more than 10 bullets. Continue reading Las Vegas mass shooting revives debate on high-capacity magazines

Harvey Weinstein Forced Out of His Own Company

Harvey Weinstein

October 8, 2017  Variety

Harvey Weinstein has been forced out of the independent film company he co-founded and catapulted to Oscar glory, felled by a mushrooming sexual harassment scandal that has hobbled his status as a media mogul and left his future in Hollywood in jeopardy. The Weinstein Company’s board of directors has voted to remove Weinstein from the studio, leaving control of the company in the hands of Weinstein’s brother, Bob Weinstein, and chief operating officer David Glasser, it was announced in a statement from the company Sunday. Continue reading Harvey Weinstein Forced Out of His Own Company

Jerry Jones: Cowboys players will ‘respect the flag’ or they won’t play

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October 8, 2017  Sporting News

After the Cowboys’ heartbreaking loss ot the Packers Sunday night, team owner Jerry Jones created an unexpected storyline, warning his players to “respect the flag” or they won’t play. Continue reading Jerry Jones: Cowboys players will ‘respect the flag’ or they won’t play

Chick-fil-A bathroom used in sexual assault of 2-year-old

David Gray

October 8, 2017  FoxNews

A Florida man was arrested Friday in the sexual assault of a 2-year-old in the bathroom of an Orlando-area Chick-fil-A after a customer said he witnessed the attack, according to police. Continue reading Chick-fil-A bathroom used in sexual assault of 2-year-old