10 things you need to know today: August 16, 2016

Today’s headlines … here they are!!

The Fifth Column

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1. Donald Trump calls for ideological test on Muslims entering U.S.
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Monday proposed imposing an ideological test as part of an “extreme, extreme vetting” of Muslim visitors and immigrants before they enter the United States. The requirement was among a variety of policies Trump outlined as part of his plan to mount a Cold-War-like campaign against “radical Islamic terror,” blaming the frequency and severity of attacks around the world on President Obama and Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton. “My administration will aggressively pursue joint and coalition military operations to crush and destroy ISIS,” Trump said.

Source: The Washington Post

2. Milwaukee sets curfew to ease unrest
Milwaukee was mostly quiet Monday night after authorities imposed a curfew following two days of rioting that broke out after police fatally shot an armed black man fleeing a traffic stop. “There is…

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I'm originally from Puerto Rico. I was born in Santurce and raised in Rio Piedras. Have lived in Florida since 1999. I have a doctorate degree in Medicine; completed in 1976. My Internal Medicine specialty was completed in 1979. Worked for Puerto Rico's health system until 1985. At this time, I'm happily retired after working for the federal government for almost 28yrs. I want to offer any knowledge that I have to anyone "out there" who is interested. My views are liberal in almost every sense. My knowledge is "eclectic" - a bit of everything. Music and reading are my passion. Blogging has also become a very interesting endeavor. Metaphysical topics attract me. I'm interested in news reporting human issues like injustice, discrimination and abuse - the "wrongly" affected. My intention is to bring this knowledge to an understandable level and to help anyone in need. I'm open to questions and will answer them to the best of my ability. Currently working on an enterprise whose main mission will be to bring peoples of all walks of life together. To be one .... since we ALL are ONE!! The future looks bright and promising!!!

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