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This project is telling stories about the South, from the South

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Number of Children in Foster Care Rises and Tennessee Passes Bill Allowing Agencies to Deny LGBTQ Adoption

Number of Children in Foster Care Rises and Tennessee Passes Bill Allowing Agencies to Deny LGBTQ Adoption

According the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, on any given day, over 437,000 children are living in the U.S. foster care system and the number has been rising. In 2019 only around 61,000
10 powerful investigations for your year-end reading

10 powerful investigations for your year-end reading

Amazing journalism drops in December, so don't miss these powerful stories.
VICE News: Breitbart Facebook Page Beats NYT, WSJ, USA Today, WaPo Combined

VICE News: Breitbart Facebook Page Beats NYT, WSJ, USA Today, WaPo Combined

Breitbart News Network's Facebook page has captured more engagement than several of the largest corporate news outlets combined amid the ongoing impeachment battle, a VICE News report revealed Monday.
Nolte: USA Today Poll Is All Bad News for 2020 Democrats, Including Biden

Nolte: USA Today Poll Is All Bad News for 2020 Democrats, Including Biden

If the 2020 general election were held today, Trump beats everyone, including Joe "Burisma" Biden.
USA Today: 2019 Could Break Firearm Background Check Record

USA Today: 2019 Could Break Firearm Background Check Record

USA Today is tracking background checks thus far in 2019 and notes that this year could witness an all-time record for the number of background checks conducted.
Gannett, Now Largest U.S. Newspaper Chain, Targets ‘Inefficiencies’

Gannett, Now Largest U.S. Newspaper Chain, Targets ‘Inefficiencies’

The merger of GateHouse Media and Gannett is now final, creating the largest newspaper publisher in the nation and raising concerns about the industry’s future.
Black security guard who lost his job for telling a student not to use the N-word is rehired: 'God is good!'

Black security guard who lost his job for telling a student not to use the N-word is rehired: 'God is good!'

Marlon Anderson, the black high school security guard who lost his job for telling a student not to call him the N-word, is back to work at the school that discharged him to begin with. Anderson
Hmmm: Buttigieg surges to within five points of lead in Iowa as Kamala Harris collapses

Hmmm: Buttigieg surges to within five points of lead in Iowa as Kamala Harris collapses

"Iowa is unquestionably up for grabs." The post Hmmm: Buttigieg surges to within five points of lead in Iowa as Kamala Harris collapses appeared first on Hot Air.

Is USA Today’s print edition headed for the sunset as GateHouse and Gannett merge? Signs point to yes.

This story has been updated. After a nearly 40-year run, USA Today and its digital sites are about to undergo a major restructuring that will include building up digital marketing while phasing out
Fox News: Southwest Airlines Flight Attendant Being Investigated for ‘Profiling’ Trump Supporter

Fox News: Southwest Airlines Flight Attendant Being Investigated for ‘Profiling’ Trump Supporter

Leave it to poor POTUS’ pals at Fox News to appropriate a racialized term for when people in power abuse it when dealing with disenfranchised people.Read more...

Starbucks Just Revealed a New Free Offer That Will Make Some Loyal Customers Very Happy

"This is just the beginning," Starbucks said in a press release. "We will continue to listen and learn from our customers..."
Poll: By two-to-one margin, Americans say there are valid questions about the Bidens’ conduct in Ukraine

Poll: By two-to-one margin, Americans say there are valid questions about the Bidens’ conduct in Ukraine

But... The post Poll: By two-to-one margin, Americans say there are valid questions about the Bidens’ conduct in Ukraine appeared first on Hot Air.
Rashida Tlaib's Grandmother: I Wouldn't Visit U.S. Even if My Dead Husband Asked

Rashida Tlaib's Grandmother: I Wouldn't Visit U.S. Even if My Dead Husband Asked

Rep. Rashida Tlaib’s grandmother is not a fan of America. The 90-year-old Muftia Tlaib made that much clear in an interview with USA Today.
Arrest Warrant Issued for DeMarcus Cousins

Arrest Warrant Issued for DeMarcus Cousins

The Mobile Police Department said the Lakers center will be charged with misdemeanor domestic violence.
Polling Picture Comes Into Focus: Biden Leads a 3-Way Race at the Top

Polling Picture Comes Into Focus: Biden Leads a 3-Way Race at the Top

New polls show Joseph R. Biden Jr. at the front of the Democratic race, and the director of a poll that showed him tied with Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders called those results an outlier.
Polling Picture Comes Into Focus: Biden Leads a 3-Way Race at the Top

Polling Picture Comes Into Focus: Biden Leads a 3-Way Race at the Top

New polls show Joseph R. Biden Jr. at the front of the Democratic race, and the director of a poll that showed him tied with Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders called those results an outlier.
USA Today: Yes to gun bans, but no to confiscation

USA Today: Yes to gun bans, but no to confiscation

How about we compromise and go with neither? The post USA Today: Yes to gun bans, but no to confiscation appeared first on Hot Air.

Roku's latest free TV channels include Fubo Sports and USA Today

The Roku Channel just became more enticing if you crave as-it-happens TV. Roku has added five live and linear networks to its free offerings, most notably the Fubo Sports Network. The live network
Police: ‘No Evidence Of Violence’ At USA Today Building After Report Of Man With Weapon

Police: ‘No Evidence Of Violence’ At USA Today Building After Report Of Man With Weapon

This story has been updated. The USA Today building in McLean, Virginia, was evacuated Wednesday after local police responded to...