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Tonight on The Independents: “The Evolution of Terror” — Tonight's theme episode of The Independents (Fox Business Network, 9 p.m. ET, 6 p.m. PT, with re-airs three and five hours later) is a timely examination of " The Evolution of Terror" in our troubled age.

O Senator, Where Art Thou? — Many years ago, a friend who collects country music entertained me enormously by pulling out a copy of Mountain Fiddler, a 1978 bluegrass LP recorded by Robert Byrd. Now it's reported that County Records will reissue the late senator's album on CD next month.

Prosecutor Suddenly Wonders If Pennsylvania Gun Owner Deserves Prison for Driving Into New Jersey With a Pistol in Her Purse — The Press of Atlantic City reports that Atlantic County Prosecutor Jim McClain, who until now has seemed determined to put Shaneen Allen behind bars for mistakenly thinking that her Pennsylvania carry permit allowed her to cross the border into New Jersey with a pistol in her purse, is having second thoughts.
Sep 17, 2014

RT @jacobsullum: Prosecutor suddenly wonders if PA gun owner deserves prison for driving Into NJ w/ a pistol in her purse. #GunControl

Sep 17, 2014

RT @MikeRiggs: The prosecutor who's trying to ruin Shaneen Allen's life appears to be having second thoughts:…