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Now Residents Of Certain States Will Need A Passport To Travel Within The U.S.

Starting in January, some states are going to require you to have a passport to board an airplane--even if you're just flying within the U.S. According to Esquire, the states that may be affected include Washington, Kentucky, Maine, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Missouri, Oklahoma, Montana & Minnesota. The reason: it has everything to do with I.D.'s…

Girls Can Now Officially Join The Boy Scouts

Yesterday, on International Day of the Girl, the Boy Scouts organization made an historic announcement--they're letting girls join. In a statement on their website, the BSA said that the values and leadership lessons the organization teaches are important for both boys and girls. And they say that the change will help busy parents with time…

Proposed Changes To Start Times For Hillsborough County Schools

Next week is the week that Hillsborough County Schools will vote on the proposed changes to the start times for schools across the district. There are a few reasons for the move. According to ABC Action News, among other things, the superintendent says the current start times don't allow the buses enough time to get…

MUST SEE: Jason Aldean's Heartfelt Message & Performance On SNL

Saturday Night Live took a serious turn this past weekend when country singer Jason Aldean appeared on the show. Jason started his performance with a heartfelt message about the Monday's tragedy in Las Vegas during the final song of his concert. In addition, his song choice, "I Won't Back Down," paid tribute to Tom Petty,…

Yahoo Says ALL Accounts Affected By 2013 Security Breach

Remember that big Yahoo security breach a few years ago? Well, it turns out that it was way worse than they originally thought. According to the New York Times, yesterday, Yahoo revealed that ALL 3 billion accounts that they had at the time were affected. Originally, when the 2013 hack was announced last December, they'd…

Updated Plans For The Howard Frankland Bridge

There has been a big update on what we can expect when the Howard Frankland Bridge that connects Hillsborough and Pinellas counties gets its makeover. The Tampa Bay Times Reports that, among other things, the FDOT announced yesterday that instead of just being the 6-lanes announced earlier this year, instead the new plans include 8…

More People Than Thought Could Be Affected By Equifax Hack

More people may have been affected by that Equifax hack than initially had been predicted. According to Business Insider, the global information solutions company said yesterday that as many as 2.5 million more Americans may have been affected by the recent security breach of personal information. That brings estimates to around 145-5 million people who's…