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· Bill Clinton Quotes:15 Sayings By Former President On His 71st Birthday
Posted on Saturday August 19, 2017
August 19th marks the 71st birthday of former American president Bill Clinton. Born on Aug. 19, 1946, in Hope, Arkansas, he was the second-youngest president ever to be elected in the history of United States after defeating former President George H.W. Bush and Ross Perot in 1992.

· Wildfires On The Rise: Blame Humans More Than Climate Change
Posted on Saturday August 19, 2017
Wildfires in the U.S. and other countries have become a serious cause for concern, with their increasing incidence and associated damage to life and property. Even Greenland, which is known more for snow than fire, has been hit by the largest fire reported till now, according to reports. While more than 340,000 people die every year from wildfires, smoke from these fires also have an adverse impact on the health of the people living in those areas.

· Uber Driver Allegedly Rapes Unconscious Woman After She Falls Asleep In Car
Posted on Saturday August 19, 2017
A woman in Manhattan on Thursday accused an Uber cab driver of allegedly taking her to his apartment and raping her after she passed out in his car, according to police sources, New York Daily News reported. The 31-year-old victim, whose name has not been released, told the police she had called for an Uber at E. 52nd St. and 2nd Ave. about 2 a.m. EDT in East Village, Manhattan, following which she fell asleep in the car.

· 6 Police Officers Shot in Different Incidents in Florida, Pennsylvania, 1 Dead
Posted on Saturday August 19, 2017
One police officer of Kissimmee Police Department died Friday after he was shot at Mclaren Circle in the city. He was among the six police officers who were shot in three different cities in U.S. While two of the shootings took place at Kissimmee and Jacksonville in Florida, the third incident occurred at Fairchance in Pennsylvania, according to the respective agencies.

· Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome Facts: Ohio Teen Dies On School’s First Day
Posted on Saturday August 19, 2017
An Ohio teen, who had received a heart transplant earlier this year, died Thursday on the first day of his school, an hour after he posed for the school photo, reports said. Peyton West, 13, who had a successful heart transplant in March this year, was born with a rare heart condition called the Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome (HLHS). He had also undergone three open-heart surgeries within five years of his birth.

· Twitter Reacts To Six Flags' Decision To Fly Only American Flag
Posted on Saturday August 19, 2017
Responding to the controversy surrounding Confederate iconography, the Six Flags on Friday decided to stop flying the Confederate flag along with other flags in its amusement parks at San Antonio, Arlington, and Georgia, according to reports. 

· Who Is Maria Chappelle-Nadal? Missouri Senator Under Fire After Trump Assassination Post
Posted on Saturday August 19, 2017
Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens has called for the resignation of a Democratic lawmaker, Maria Chappelle-Nadal after she wrote on a now deleted Facebook post that she hopes President Donald Trump is assassinated. "Senator Chappelle-Nadal said she hopes the President is killed. Republicans and Democrats have called on her to resign," Greitens, a Republican, wrote on his Twitter account Friday. "Her response: 'Hell no.' Last night, in an interview, she refused to apologize – twice."

· National Potato Day 2017: Where To Get Potato Deals & Freebies
Posted on Friday August 18, 2017
Starchy vegetables are a dime a dozen, but not all of them acquire a national holiday in its honor. Spud lovers have a reason to celebrate because National Potato Day is Saturday, August 19. Although National French Fries Day was celebrated in July, this holiday will be an all-inclusive celebration of potatoes. 

· Young Millennial Men Don’t Like Breasts, PornHub Survey Shows
Posted on Friday August 18, 2017
Young millennial men aren’t into boobs — and big butts might be to blame. While in the millions, the term “breast” only makes up 1.5 percent daily searches on PornHub, an X-rated website that streams free adult videos for the masses. When it comes to age, older users are more likely to search for breasts on the website.

· Child Killed By 10-Year-Old Playing With Gun
Posted on Friday August 18, 2017
A 10-year-old child killed a 6-year-old child Wednesday while playing with a gun in Togiak, Alaska, according to NBC-affiliate KTUU Friday. Alaska State Troopers and Village Police said they responded to reports of a 6-year-old child being shot by a 10-year-old child in the same home. According to officials, the two children were “playing with an unsecured and loaded .22 caliber firearm” when the firearm went off and the 6-year-old was shot.

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