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Is the Evansville City and Vanderburgh County Government Consolidation a Good Idea? [Poll]

One of the hottest topics right now is the proposed consolidation of Evansville City and Vanderburgh County governments into one body. Both sides have very strong arguments in support of their respective positions on this issue. Advocates for both sides will speak tonight at a public meeting at the C.K. Newsome Center at 6:30pm in Downtown Evansville.

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Proposed Law Would Use GPS Tracker to Tax You

It was bound to happen eventually - being taxed for driving your car. Seems ridiculous, right? Well, a new law being proposed would use a GPS tracking device that would keep track of the total miles you drive and tax you accordingly.

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(Photo by Flickr/Martinak15)
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Are You A DIYD? [POLL]

Maybe you have a cough that won't go away or you've found an unusual lump in a usually lump-less part of your body. You're worried -- could it be serious?

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Rick Diamond, Getty Images
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Tim McGraw Shares What Makes America a Great Place to Live

There’s no day quite like the Fourth of July to make Americans reflect on the freedoms and gifts we too often take for granted as citizens of the U.S.A. And nobody salutes the red, white and blue quite as often or as seriously as country music stars. In light of this year’s Independence Day, longtime country music king Tim McGraw paused to reflect on what makes America a great place to live.

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Rick Diamond, Getty Images
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Charlie Daniels Reacts to ‘Obamacare’ Healthcare Mandate

News that the Supreme Court upheld the national healthcare mandate — dubbed Obamacare — has angered some, delighted others and left a few country artists worried about the future of the United States. Charlie Daniels was quick to speak his mind on Twitter Thursday morning.

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Would You Be In Favor Of Abolishing Property Taxes [Poll]

When you stop and think about it, as long as you pay property taxes, you never really own your home even if you payoff your mortgage. Property taxes have been a huge issue here in Indiana for years. The homestead tax credit has been the subject of many discussions and debates over the last few years and some have called for the elimination of property taxes altogether.

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Government Crackdown On Distracted Driving [Video]

Distracted driving has just become a huge priority for the Obama administration. They believe stronger laws at the state level and crackdowns by local law enforcement will prevent thousands of deaths and injuries caused by drivers using their smartphones and texting while driving.

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Sodas / Sugary drinks
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Does A Proposed Ban On Super-Sized Sodas In New York City Go Too Far? [Poll]

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg has proposed a ban on super-sized sodas in all restaurants, delis, sports arenas, movie theaters and street carts in New York City to battle the growing obesity problem and that has some screaming foul. Bloomberg's ban would include the sale of any and all large sodas and other sugary drinks in cups or bottles larger than 16 fluid ounces.

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Should A 40-Year-Old Shoplifting Charge Cost You Your Job? [Poll]

In today's job market, you have to be more careful than ever with regard to your past, errors on your resume and even your online and social network activity. I have a friend here in Evansville who recently lost his job because of a photo he had on his wall on Facebook that showed him drinking

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flickr creative commons by indiana public media
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Primary Day in Indiana: Where to go to Vote

Today is primary day in Indiana and hopefully by this point in the day you have gotten out there and cast your all important vote. If you haven’t you still have some time this evening after you get off work

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Evansville
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Should Evansville City And Vanderburgh County Government Merge? [Poll]

Today is primary election day and one issue that will not be on the ballot until November is the City/County government merger referendum. This has been a hot button topic for quite sometime now and will be decided in November's General election. Arguements are strong on both sides of the issue.

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Kim White, Getty Images
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Facebook Privacy Settings? What Settings?????

Have you looked at your security settings on Facebook????? A large number of users HAVEN'T!!! 

 A new report from Consumer Reports found that 13 million users have failed to do just that, despite Facebook’s attempts to update and strengthen their privacy system and settings.

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