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FILE - In this Oct. 18, 2018 file photo, the U.S. Supreme Court is seen at near sunset in Washington, Thursday. The Supreme Court is ending a long legal fight by ruling that a Texas death row inmate is intellectually disabled and thus may not be executed. The justices ruled 6-3 Tuesday in the case of inmate Bobby James Moore.(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
February 19, 2019 - 10:22 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is ending a long legal fight by ruling that a Texas death row inmate is intellectually disabled and thus may not be executed. The justices ruled 6-3 on Tuesday in the case of inmate Bobby James Moore. Moore had been sentenced to death for the 1980 shotgun slaying...
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February 19, 2019 - 9:28 am
YOLA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's top opposition candidate urged the military not to be involved in the upcoming presidential election, saying the army "has no role to play in the conduct" of the poll. Speaking on national television Tuesday, Atiku Abubakar criticized President Muhammadu Buhari's...
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February 19, 2019 - 8:59 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is declining to get involved in the corruption case against former Illinois congressman Aaron Schock. The Republican resigned from Congress in 2015 amid scrutiny of his lavish spending. That included redecorating his Capitol Hill office in the style of the "...
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February 19, 2019 - 8:58 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court won't hear the case of a Tennessee death row inmate who claimed his rights were violated when he was forced to represent himself at trial. The Supreme Court said Tuesday it wouldn't hear the case of Tony Von Carruthers. Carruthers and an accomplice were arrested...
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
February 19, 2019 - 8:55 am
Emily Taylor joined us for this weeks 2A Tuesday segment where she and Marc talked about some more ludicrous gun bills trying to get passed. In particular, is a new bill trying to be passed in our neighbor state Illinois that are trying to limit gun owners to purchase only 20 rounds of ammunition...
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February 19, 2019 - 8:50 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is staying out of a lawsuit involving the television show "Empire." The high court said Tuesday it won't take a case involving the Fox show, which follows a black family navigating the ups and downs of the record industry. That means a decision in favor of "...
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
February 19, 2019 - 8:24 am
Obviously, the President has the constitutional authority to declare a national emergency, he's not the first to do it and won't be the last. Sheriff Clarke and Marc agree, just because it's about something the other side is opposed to, they're fighting back hard by taking it to the courts,...
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February 19, 2019 - 7:57 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The former New York congressman unseated by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is going to work for a powerhouse lobbying firm. The firm, Squire Patton Boggs, is announcing Tuesday that Joseph Crowley is joining its global public policy practice. Crowley, a Democrat, spent 20 years on...
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February 19, 2019 - 7:35 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is staffing-up for his re-election run, naming his communications team for the 2020 campaign. The campaign announced Tuesday that Trump is hiring veteran Republican communications operative Tim Murtaugh as communications director, Republican National...
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
February 19, 2019 - 7:09 am
Can we all agree that the desire to make America a socialist nation is a sign of mental instability? Have the loony left’s all undergone a botched lobotomy? Dr. Tobler joins the show to discuss the Bernie 2020 announcement , the radicalization of the Democratic Party and the preservation of the bee...
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