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Air Force officials tell NBC that there have been no shots fired at the Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. The base is currently on lockdown over a “potential security situation.”

An ABC affiliate in Arizona reports that it’s a possible a gunman is in the Civil Engineering building at the Davis-Monthan Air Force base in Tucson. KGUN hasn’t been able to reach authorities to confirm the claim. Read more here.

Donald Trump had dinner with Rick Perry on Wednesday. Or at least that's who he thought it was: the New York billionaire referred to him as "Jim" in an interview the very next day.

But was it a flub, or an odd formality? Perry's full name is James Richard Perry.

"Well I had dinner last night with Jim Perry, I was impressed with him," he said in a video posted on The Street. Trump previously ate pizza with Sarah Palin at Famiglia and said he'll meet with Mitt Romney soon. Or Willard Romney, whatever.

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Two Muslim groups that have had generally positive relationships with the federal government have separately written the Justice Department and the FBI asking for investigations of anti-Muslim information used in FBI counterterrorism training.

Salam Al-Marayti, president of the Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC), wrote FBI Director Robert Mueller asking for an immediate internal investigation and a reassessment of the vetting process of trainers.

Al-Marayti wrote that MPAC was "greatly concerned" about the training materials used by the FBI, which he said employed "highly selective use of quotes and sources from Islamic scripture; and, Dangerously false and reductive presentation of one of the most vibrant and visible faith communities in America."

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The AP reports:

Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Arizona is on lockdown, but a spokeswoman at the Tucson base would release few details other than no one was being allowed in or out of the base.

We've seen several high-profile endorsements from governors past and present in the Republican presidential race this week.

And then there's today's. The New Hampshire Union-Leader reports former Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Ridge -- the first-ever Secretary of Homeland Security -- is throwing his good name and influence behind Jon Huntsman's so far struggling campaign.

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New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg has a dire warning: if the economy doesn’t create more jobs, there could be riots in the streets. How does he figure?

“We have a lot of kids graduating college, can’t find jobs,” Bloomberg said on his weekly radio show, the New York Daily News reports. “That’s what happened in Cairo. That’s what happened in Madrid. You don’t want those kinds of riots here.”

Jon Stewart had some fun last night with the ongoing scandal surrounding Solyndra -- a green tech company the Obama administration praised and gave a $500 million loan guarantee.

The company went belly up earlier this month, was raided by the FBI and has opened up the White House to attacks from the right.

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