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Friday Afternoon News Roundup

Friday Afternoon News Roundup Remember that Barack Obama is a communist. Or did they say he was a socialist? Whatever. He is bad for business. The Dow Jones industrial average, however, briefly topped 15,000 for the first time ever. The new job numbers are out for April. The unemployment rate is 7.5%. The economy gained 165,000 jobs in April. The Economic Policy Institute has more. As long as I’m talking about the economy, I saw this interesting bit of data about home prices skyrocketing in Las Vegas. For some reason (and maybe you have to be a Conservative to understand it)

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Captured

I really don’t have anything to add. This 19-year-old male was captured. From Boston.com: Four days after two deadly explosions turned the finish line of the Boston Marathon into a scene of bloody chaos, the 19-year-old college student believed to be responsible for placing the bombs was taken into custody Friday night, bringing a sense of relief and justice to a shaken region. Dzhokhar A. Tsarnaev of Cambridge was pulled from his hiding place in a boat parked behind a house on Franklin Street shortly before 8:45 p.m. Friday in this community just outside Boston. “We are eternally grateful for the

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