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Lars795 Wrote: Jul 16, 2013 8:16 AM
The above want to be able to implements Martial Law. Hence not coming out asking for calm.
mzungu writes Wrote: Jul 16, 2013 10:33 AM
Oh that's a good point. That could lead to Obama getting a 3rd term and then POTUS for life.

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

1. SENATE SHOWDOWN ON FILIBUSTERS LOOMS

The Senate makes another run at whether to allow simple-majority votes to confirm presidential nominees after senators tried overnight to hash out a deal.

2. A BLOW TO MEXICO'S MOST FEARED DRUG CARTEL

Zetas gang leader Miguel Angel Trevino was captured by Mexican marines who intercepted a pickup truck with $2 million in cash in it.

3. AG CALLS MARTIN'S SHOOTING 'UNNECESSARY'

Eric Holder is speaking again about the acquittal of an ex-neighborhood watch man in the teen's death while an investigation into possible...