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At a cost to taxpayers of less than half a billion dollars, the project will involve expanding portions of the Beltway to allow for a 1.5 meter-wide path between the outside lane and shoulder where cyclists can travel at high speeds alongside the flow of motor vehicle traffic.

FALLS CHURCH, Va. – The Virginia Department of Transportation has approved a $491.5 million plan to install bicycle-friendly lanes along portions of I-495 and I-95 in Northern Virginia and parts of the Washington metropolitan area, a spokesperson for VDOT…
FALLS CHURCH, Va. - The Virginia Department of Transportation has approved a $491.5 million plan to install bicycle-friendly lanes along portions of I-495..
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A new Fox News poll conducted during President Obama's farewell address on Tuesday shows that nearly 37% of American voters would adhere to a monarchy-style government under Barack Obama.

CAMBRIDGE, Ma. – A new Fox News poll conducted during President Obama’s farewell address on Tuesday shows that nearly 37% of American voters would adhere to a monarchy-style government under Barack Obama. As a monarch, Mr. Obama would command total power…
A new Fox News poll conducted during President Barack Obama's farewell address shows that nearly 37% of American voters would adhere to a monarchy under Mr.
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The traveling carnival company will play a major role in the historic ceremony, even going so far as to provide a thirteen-thousand pound elephant which President-elect Trump will ride from the White House to the inaugural ceremony at the Capitol.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On January 20, 2017, President-elect Donald J. Trump will be sworn in as Commander-in-Chief on the steps of the U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. in what is slated to be the most extravagant presidential inauguration in recent…
On January 20, 2017, President-elect Donald J. Trump will be sworn in as Commander in Chief on the steps of the U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C.
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"I personally witnessed a pack of velociraptors chase down a group of angels and tear them limb from limb," Miller told WFFT News. "It was hands down the most horrific thing I've ever seen in my life."

FORT WAYNE, In. – An Indiana man who had a recent near-death experience after tragic car accident left him in a coma says he made a shocking discovery during a brief trip to the afterlife. Forty-eight year-old Thomas Miller of Fort Wayne, who sustained a…
A man who had a recent near-death experience after tragic car accident left him in a coma made a shocking discovery during a brief trip to the afterlife.
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"This is huge for the funeral industry." So huge, in fact, that Foster and a longtime business associate recently pooled together nearly $1 million to launch a startup company specializing in handcrafted caskets built specifically for fetuses and fetal tissue.

SAN ANTONIO, Tx. – When Rich Foster quit his job as a used car salesman back in 1997 to try his hand at funeral directing, he knew he was entering a lucrative business. “People die every day,” the son of a slaughterhouse kill floor supervisor told News 4…
SAN ANTONIO, Tx. - When Rich Foster quit his job as a used car salesman back in 1997 to try his hand at funeral directing, he knew he was entering a...
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Described as a "realistic alternative" to requiring corporations to decrease their annual emissions, the Global Reduction Pact has the potential to drastically offset the effects of climate change over the next century.

NEW YORK, Ny. – The chairman of the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change is calling on world leaders to join a global initiative to reduce the earth’s population by up to six percent before 2047. Described as a “realistic alternative”…
NEW YORK, Ny. - The chairman of the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change is calling on world leaders to join a global initiative to...
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"Trump will have his wall and Mexico will pay for it," declared Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto during a press conference in Mexico City on Friday.

MEXICO CITY, Mex. – The Mexican government says it has reached an agreement with the incoming Trump administration to cover the costs of a new partition that will be placed between two urinals in a staff restroom near the Oval Office. “Trump will have his…
MEXICO CITY, Mex. - The Mexican government says it has reached an agreement with the incoming Trump administration to cover the costs of a new partition...
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During an appearance on CNN Monday morning, Shkreli announced that his first order of business is to replace Twitter's signature bird logo with a likeness of himself.

NEW YORK, Ny. – Former U.S. drug executive Martin Shkreli, who was suspended from Twitter on Sunday for harassing a female journalist, has purchased a controlling stake in the social media service for an estimated $7.1 billion with the intent of…
NEW YORK, Ny. - Former U.S. drug executive Martin Shkreli, who was suspended from Twitter on Sunday for harassing a female journalist, has purchased a...
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"The type of metadata we collect includes the age, sex, race, and geographical location of the individual as well as the type of confession being made," explained Father Julio Francisco, who oversees bulk metadata collection operations for the Vatican.

VATICAN CITY – A spokesperson for the Vatican confirmed on Wednesday that the Holy See’s main data storage facility in Vatican City has suffered a massive data breach at the hands of anonymous computer hackers. “An attack of this kind is unprecedented in…
The Holy See's main data storage facility in Vatican City has suffered a massive data breach at the hands of anonymous computer hackers.
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"False allegations such as these can be very hurtful," an emotional Putin told attendees of an economic forum in Moscow this week.

MOSCOW, Ru. – Russian president Vladimir Putin announced on Wednesday that he has declined an invitation to attend the upcoming 2017 presidential inauguration in Washington. Putin said his decision to turn down the presidential invite was due in part to…
MOSCOW, Ru. - Russian president Vladimir Putin announced on Wednesday that he has declined an invitation to attend the upcoming 2017 presidential...
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"We had a wonderful conversation," the former reality TV star said of Kim. "He's very different from the way he's portrayed by the media and, you know, that's something I can relate to."

NEW YORK, Ny. – President-elect Donald J. Trump received backlash from Democrats and members of the intelligence community on Thursday when it came to light that he engaged in a ninety-minute Skype video session last weekend with North Korea’s Supreme…
President-elect Donald Trump received backlash when it came to light that he engaged in a ninety-minute Skype session with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un..
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The controlled blaze was part of a concentrated effort by the Armed Forces of Bolivia to eradicate a rare species of spider that officials say is responsible for more than six hundred deaths over the last four months.

SURCE, Bo. – The Bolivian military used an incendiary munition known as white phosphorous to incinerate approximately three hundred acres of rainforest along the South American country’s northeastern region last week, the Minister of National Defense…
The Bolivian military used an incendiary munition known as white phosphorous to incinerate approximately three hundred acres of rainforest along.....
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Join world renowned investigative journalist R. Hobbus, JD as he makes the jump from print to online journalism.
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R. Hobbus, JD has received numerous awards for his work including the prestigious Stephen Glass Distinction in Journalistic Integrity (2011), The Oscar Mayer Award for Journalistic Excellence (2003), three Nobel Peace Prize nominations, one Pulitzer in Investigative Reporting (1998), and two Pulitzer Prizes in Commentary (1996, 2008).
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R. Hobbus J.D. is an internationally acclaimed independent investigative journalist specializing in international politics, health, business, science, conflict resolution, history, geography, mathematics, social issues, feminism, space travel, civil rights, human rights, animal rights, fashion, film, astronomy, classic literature, religion, biology, paranormal activity, the occult, physics, psychology, and creative writing. He has appeared in countless publications including Time Magazine, Newsweek, Playboy, The Economist, The New York Times, Mad Magazine, Hustler, Guns & Ammo, People, Maxim Magazine, Highlights, The 9/11 Commission Report, The New Yorker, Bon Appetite, Rolling Stone, Car & Driver, Soldier of Fortune, Elle, Nintendo Power, National Geographic, and many more.
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