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July 22, 2016

Jul 22, 2016

Today is Friday July 22, 2016 The 204th day of 2016-- 162 left It is a leap year Sunrise this morning 6:06 a.m. set: 8:26 p.m. 14:19 hours of daylight Moonrise: 10:19 p.m. set: 9:01 a.m. SPECIAL CELEBRATIONS TODAY; Today is Casual Pi Day. The mathematical constant p (pi) is special for a number of reasons. One of them is that there are at least two holidays dedicated to pi: Pi Day celebrated on March 14 and Pi Approximation Day observed on July 22. The number pi is the ratio of the circle's circumference to its diameter.

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Will The Real RNC Please Stand Up

Jul 21, 2016
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Facebook Blamed For Flare Up In Fighting In South Sudan

Jul 20, 2016
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Gun Carry Laws Can Complicate Police Interactions

Jul 19, 2016

The recent targeted attacks on police in Dallas and Baton Rouge have law enforcement on edge. Some departments are telling officers to patrol in pairs when possible, and to be extra vigilant about possible ambush.

Complicating matters is the question of how to interpret and react to the presence of a gun. With more Americans now exercising their legal right to carry firearms, police find themselves having to make rapid judgments about whether an armed citizen is a threat.

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