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The Patriot Act
Aimed at improving counter-terrorism efforts shortly after September 11, 2001, President George W. Bush signed the USA PATRIOT Act into law. Take…
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Sports drinks, smoothies, coffee drinks and even juice can have more calories or sugar than you might expect. Take the…
What’s Your Novel IQ?
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