(Video) President Obama Speaks About College Affordability [LIVE]


President, Barrack Obama stops by the University of Buffalo, a speaks to the students about college affordability.
I want to say…Listen, Mr. President I’ve heard it all when it comes to this college education madness, so let’s create action! These fees are ridiculous! By the time I’m finished (SOON!) I’m not going to know what to do with myself, so not ONLY should a plan be created for in-coming students, BUT a plan needs to be created for students that are leaving as well.
I know a thing or two about making something SOUND good, Obama! Actions speak LOUDER than words!
Hit the jump, and check out what’s going on with the government and a financial stability for college students.

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(Photos) Whoa!! Students In Indonesia May Have To Take Virginity Tests?!?!


A budget was recently proposed in Indonesia that would require female senior high school students to undergo virginity tests to discourage premarital sex and protect against prostitution. However, despite it’s good intention, the ends don’t seem to justify the means as the plan would promote discrimination and the violation of human rights.

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(Photos) NYC Has The Largest Gun Bust In City History!!


It’s real life, but you would think that this was a TV show the way it played out. During an undercover investigation by the NYPD, one lone officer was responsible for the take down of 19 gun smugglers. Ironically, in light of the stop-and-frisk controversies, Mayor Bloomberg credited the laws for taking 8,000 guns off of the streets. Hit the jump for the full scoop.

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Who Took More Vacation Days In The Office: President Obama Or George W. Bush?!


CBS New Correspondent Mark Knoller has done the math and has figure out a ton of presidential data including how many vacation days President Obama has taken so far in his second term. Click the jump to see how he compares to other past presidents like Bill CLinton and George W. Bush!

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Jesse Jackson Jr. Sentenced To 30 Months In Prison

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Jesse Jackson, Jr. cried in court Wednesday as he was sentenced to 30 months in prison for using $750,000 in money he’d raised for his “campaign” for personal use.

Jesse Jackson’s son pleaded guilty in February to spending the money on things like a $43,000 Rolex, mink capes, vacations, meals for his MISTRESS, two mounted elk heads and a fedora that once belonged to Michael Jackson.

“I didn’t separate my personal life from my political life and I couldn’t be more wrong,” he said in a statement. “I take responsibility for my actions.” He reports to prison November 1st.

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(Caught On Tape) Protesters In Egypt Push Police Truck Over Bridge!!

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By now you’ve probably seen the results of the ongoing protests in Egypt. Now we also have an incident to view. During the political uprising, the police vehicle was pushed by angry rebels and fell several stories. In photos related to the video, possibly taken after, show two security guards laying near the truck. Check out video and the photos after the jump.

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(Photos) Jesse Jackson Jr. Sentenced To 30 Months!


The son of civil rights’ activist, Jesse Jackson, Jesse Jr. has recently been sentenced to 30 months in jail. A little more than a year ago, Jr. was a young Democratic congressman that worked to increase the federal minimum wage. Based in Chicago, he did whatever was necessary to help the less fortunate. Including spending $750,000 from his campaign on personal items. It seems that “less fortunate” included himself.

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(Warning*Graphic*18+*Photos) Photos Of The Government Crackdown Of Protestors In Egypt, Over 200 Dead


Egypt has had a rollercoaster ride for the past two years, overthrowing a dictator, then overthrowing an elected President when they weren’t satisfied with him either. It’s now come down to the people versus the government, and civilians are coming out in record numbers to protest peacefully. Unfortunately, the armed forces have taken it into their hands to clear these sit-ins by firing at the masses and killing scores of Egyptians. These enraging actions have already been condemned by the United States, who ask the government to respect peaceful assembly and due process under law. The following photos will break your heart and are extremely graphic. Find them in the gallery.

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Stop-and-Frisk Ruled Unconstitutional in New York City

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Federal judge Shira Scheindlin laid the verdict that many New Yorkers found as a warm welcome to the controversial stop-and-frisk law. She found that officers had overstepped their authority in regards to stopping people in the street, and found it violated the Fourth Amendment, which protects against unreasonable searches and seizures. Now the judge has appointed a special lawyer to monitor the abuses by the NYPD. Do you think it will change how people are stopped? Find out all the details after the jump.

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(Video) Wait…What? Michelle Obama Is Doing A Hip-Hop Album?!

"Let's Move"

Yes, you read the title correctly…and yes, it’s true. However, don’t expect some Nicki Minaj-type lyrics from our First Lady. Mrs. Obama is planning on releasing a hip-hop album for her Let’s Move health and exercise program, but unfortunately, she won’t be blessing the mic. Instead, the compilation will feature artists like Ashanti, Doug E. Fresh, Run DMC and more. Check out the first video off the project below!

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