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TSA Firing 25 Workers, but Not Because of That Horrible Security Report or All the Stealing

According to reports from the Transportation Security Administration, the agency plans to clean a little house at the Newark International Airport by firing 25 employees and suspending 19 others for alleged misconduct.

In a seemingly related pair of stories, a recent internal TSA investigation revealed frequent security failures, while an ABC News story investigated rampant theft at the TSA.

However, both of these things have nothing to do with the 25 firings, according to the TSA.

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Federal Campaign started to prevent children being left in cars
ALEXANDRIA, VA - AUGUST 17: Reginald McKinnon wipes away tears after talking about his daughter's death from hyperthermia during a news conference to launch the "Look Before You Lock" campaign against leaving children inside parked cars. In 2010, McKinnon accidentially left his 17-month-old daughter in his car while he went to work and she died from hyperthermia. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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Experts Say Technology Can’t Keep Parents From Leaving Children in Hot Vehicles

With the recent rash this summer of child and infant fatalities from being left in hot vehicles, numerous technology devices have come out claiming to help parents "remember."

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Hermiston High School Stadium’s FAIL

Hermiston High School’s bleachers have been closed indefinitely after a safety inspector failed to find anything in compliance with modern safety standards.

According to a press release from the Hermiston School District, a report by a landscape architect investigating cracks in the high school’s track concluded, “The bleachers surprised us the most

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Health And Safety Expo at TRAC
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Health And Safety Expo At TRAC (Slide Show)

Townsquare Media (Newstalk 870, 97.5 KOOL FM, 102.7KORD, 97Rock, and 98.3 The Key)  were proud to be a part of the Health and Safety Expo this week at TRAC. 

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Multiple Tornadoes Touch Down In Dallas-Fort Worth Area
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Would YOU Be Prepared In Case Of Major Weather Emergency?

Ok, we don't get the big tornadoes like those forecast for parts of Texas and Oklahoma (the central and southern plains) this weekend, and into next week.  But we DO occasionally get our share of freak weather.  Would you be prepared?

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NTSB wants nationwide Federal Cell phone use ban
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Feds Want NATIONWIDE Cell Phone Driving Ban

Is it necessary, or should it be left up to the states? Is this another example of the Feds overreaching?

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Massive Accident Involving 176 Cars Kills One and Injures 16 in Tennessee [VIDEO]

Thursday morning was a dangerous time to be on State Highway 386 in Sumner County, just north of Nashville, Tennessee — three separate chain-reaction crashes involving a staggering 176 cars left one person dead and another 16 injured.

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Firecrackers With A Stupid Label
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Warning Labels For Morons

Sometimes they just think that we're stupid. Check out these ridiculous warning labels.

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