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Death and taxes in Italy

Suicide and taxes in Italy STORY HIGHLIGHTS Giuseppe Campaniello set himself ablaze after not being able to pay a tax bill Wives of these “economic suicides” have formed a group, the “white widows” Suicide rates in European nations hard hit by the debt crisis are on the rise Editor’s note: This week, CNN International will

Report: Federal bulletin warns of anarchist violence during RNC

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  Tampa Bay Online Violent anarchist protesters could use improvised explosive devices and attempt to close area bridges during the Republican National Convention, according to a federal bulletin obtained by CNN. The network said the document, prepared by the FBI and Department of Homeland Security, addressed law enforcement concerns about anarchists during the convention. The

National Poll of Likely Voters: Romney 45, Obama 44


As election day draws closer, polls of likely voters become far more predictive than those of registered voters and adults. Fox News — whose polling hasn’t been especially kind to Mitt Romney in recent months — has released its first national survey of the former group, and Mitt Romney has edged in front of President

Mayor: ‘Absolutely Prepared To Call Off’ GOP Convention If Isaac Threatens Tampa

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Tampa’s mayor warns that the Republican National Convention could be canceled if Tropical Storm Isaac heads for the city.  Mayor Bob Buckhorn told CNN that he is more concerned about the safety of his people than holding the convention. “Absolutely we’re prepared to call it off,

Journo-Tools for Obama – Michelle Malkin

Can we stop calling the hosts of the presidential debates “moderators”? They’re left-erators. It’s time for the old media godfathers to end the pretense that they’re fair and neutral observers of the American political scene. And it’s time for the GOP to stop perpetuating these rigged exercises in futility.   Last week, the Commission on Presidential

My Take: How evangelicals could grow to love Muslims

My Take: How evangelicals could grow to love Muslims

  Editor’s Note: Eboo Patel is founder and president of Interfaith Youth Core. His new book is called “Sacred Ground: Pluralism, Prejudice and the Promise of America.” By Eboo Patel, Special to CNN Paul Ryan has set off joyous cheers in the land of conservatives largely because of his fiscal views but also because of