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  • Report: Wake Forest assistant charged in deadly New York City attack on a touris (Uber mistake)

    08/09/2018 5:40:29 PM PDT · by CaptainK · 12 replies ^ | 8/9/2018 | Jeff Eisenberg
    A Wake Forest assistant basketball coach has been charged with assault after a deadly attack on a Florida tourist in New York City, the New York Post reported Thursday. Jamill Jones allegedly slugged Boca Raton marketing professional Sandor Szabo so hard on Sunday that he fell backward, hit his head on the concrete and lost consciousness. Szabo was on life support through Monday but died Tuesday. Szabo, 35, reportedly was in New York for the wedding of his stepsister when he made a mistake that cost him his life. Just after 1 a.m. Sunday morning, he called for an Uber...
  • The Latest: Gates Called to Testify at Manafort Trial

    08/06/2018 1:45:26 PM PDT · by CaptainK · 46 replies ^ | 08/06/2018 | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
    4:21 p.m. Paul Manafort's longtime deputy has been called to the witness stand to testify against the former Trump campaign chairman. Rick Gates has been regarded as a crucial government witness ever since he pleaded guilty last year and agreed to cooperate in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation. Prosecutors will turn to Gates for first-hand support of their accusations that Manafort concealed millions of dollars in foreign income and later lied when he applied for bank loans. Manafort's defense has sought to blame Gates for any illegal conduct and accused him of embezzling millions of dollars. Gates and Manafort worked...
  • GDP 4.1%

    07/27/2018 5:32:09 AM PDT · by CaptainK · 21 replies
    / ^ | 7/27/2018 |
    Just announced on Fox business
  • FBI agent Bill Priestap to testify before Congress 6/5/18 testify

    06/04/2018 4:32:46 PM PDT · by CaptainK · 116 replies
    Fox News | 6/4/18 | Lou Dobbs
    Per Lou Dobbs reporting tonight on his Fox Show. The elusive FBI agent is finally going to be heard from
  • Breaking:Trump finally comments on the Rosanne Barr situation

    05/30/2018 8:42:29 AM PDT · by CaptainK · 198 replies
    Twitter ^ | 5/30/2018 | Donald Trump
    Donald J. Trump ‏Verified account @realDonaldTrump 5m5 minutes ago Bob Iger of ABC called Valerie Jarrett to let her know that “ABC does not tolerate comments like those” made by Roseanne Barr. Gee, he never called President Donald J. Trump to apologize for the HORRIBLE statements made and said about me on ABC. Maybe I just didn’t get the call?
  • Siren: Paul Ryan confidants say he's not running again

    04/11/2018 5:28:50 AM PDT · by CaptainK · 81 replies ^ | 4/11/2018 | Jonathan Swan
    House Speaker Paul Ryan has told confidants that he will announce soon that he won't run for reelection in November, according to sources with knowledge of the conversations.
  • McMasters Out Bolton in

    03/22/2018 3:32:35 PM PDT · by CaptainK · 380 replies
    fox news | 3/22/18 | fox news
    Per FOX NEWs. On trumps twitter
  • Jesse Watters in divorce battle after cheating on his wife and mother of their twin daughters.

    03/11/2018 3:20:56 PM PDT · by CaptainK · 297 replies ^ | 3/11/2018 | Reporter
    Jesse Watters, 39, is in the midst of a divorce fight with his wife of nine years Noelle, after admitting to an affair with his 25-year-old associate producer Emma DiGiovine, the New York Daily News reported on Saturday. The up-and-coming Fox News star, who just landed his own show last year, told his bosses about the affair shortly after Noelle filed for divorce in October, sources told the outlet. DiGiovine was transferred to work for The Ingraham Angle, but she and Watters have continued to date, sources said.
  • Gary Cohn to Resign as Trumps Top Economic Adviser

    03/06/2018 2:41:22 PM PST · by CaptainK · 107 replies
    New York TImes ^ | 3/6/2018 | KATE KELLY, MAGGIE HABERMAN and PETER BAKER
    ary D. Cohn, President Trumps top economic adviser, plans to resign, becoming the latest in a series of high-profile departures from the Trump administration, White House officials said on Tuesday. The officials insisted there was no single factor behind the departure of Mr. Cohn, who heads the National Economic Council. But his decision to leave came after he seemed poised to lose an internal struggle amid a Wild West-style process over Mr. Trumps plan to impose large tariffs on steel and aluminum imports. Gary has been my chief economic adviser and did a superb job in driving our agenda, helping...
  • Trump lawyer Michael Cohen says he paid Stormy Daniels $130,000 out of own pocket

    02/13/2018 8:10:55 PM PST · by CaptainK · 52 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | 2/13/2018 | Victor Morton
    President Trumps longtime lawyer told the New York Times on Tuesday that he personally paid off a porn star who claimed to have had an affair with Mr. Trump. In a statement to The Times, Michael Cohen said he paid the $130,000 to Stephanie Clifford, best known as Stormy Daniels, without the connivance of Mr. Trump or his entities, and was not compensated after the fact. Neither the Trump Organization nor the Trump campaign was a party to the transaction with Ms. Clifford, and neither reimbursed me for the payment, either directly or indirectly, he said in his statement. The...
  • Trump: Bannon has 'lost his mind'

    01/03/2018 10:35:13 AM PST · by CaptainK · 64 replies ^ | 1/3/2018 | Jordan Fabian
    In a blistering statement issued by the White House, Trump said Bannon has "lost his mind." "When he was fired, he not only lost his job, he lost his mind," Trump said in a statement. "Steve was rarely in a one-on-one meeting with me and only pretends to have had influence to fool a few people with no access and no clue, whom he helped write phony books." "Steve pretends to be at war with the media, which he calls the opposition party, yet he spent his time at the White House leaking false information to the media to make...
  • Byron York: Dossier author was in contact with Obama Justice Department

    12/08/2017 5:55:24 AM PST · by CaptainK · 43 replies ^ | 12/7/2017 | Byron York
    It's been ten months since Washington learned that former British spy Christopher Steele, author of the so-called "Trump dossier," took the Hillary Clinton-funded opposition research document to the FBI, which considered sponsoring the anti-Trump work at the height of the 2016 presidential campaign. Now, congressional investigators have made what is perhaps an even more consequential discovery: Knowledge of the dossier project, during the campaign, extended into the highest levels of the Obama Justice Department. The department's Bruce Ohr, a career official, served as associate deputy attorney general at the time of the campaign. That placed him just below the deputy...
  • EXCLUSIVE:FBI Supervisor BOOTED from Mueller Probe INTERVIEWED Mike Flynn (Hannity tic-tock)

    A supervisory special agent who is now under scrutiny after being removed from Robert Muellers Special Counsels Office for alleged bias against President Trump also oversaw the bureaus interviews of embattled former National Security advisor Michael Flynn, this reporter has learned. Flynn recently pled guilty to one-count of lying to the FBI last week. FBI agent Peter Strzok was one of two FBI agents who interviewed Flynn, which took place on Jan. 24, at the White House, said several sources. The other FBI special agent, who interviewed Flynn, is described by sources as a field supervisor in the Russian Squad,...
  • My Brother Kevins Not Tired of Winning

    11/23/2017 6:58:28 PM PST · by CaptainK · 39 replies
    NY Times ^ | 11/23/2017 | MAUREEN DOWD
    WASHINGTON Wherever I go, people ask me the same question: How can he? How can Kevin support President Trump? Why isnt he bothered by all the things others find appalling and frightening? Thanksgiving is here, so its time for my Republican brother to share his bounteous harvest of thoughts: Every time I hear Neil Gorsuchs name, I smile. It has been a year since Donald Trump was elected, and his thrill-a-minute White House is still causing acid reflux for half the country and all of the mainstream media. There is always a lot of background noise buzzing around the...
  • Charles Manson, Satanic Mastermind Behind Murder of Actress Sharon Tate, Dies at 83

    11/19/2017 9:41:25 PM PST · by CaptainK · 57 replies ^ | 11/19/2017 | Mike Barnes
    Charles Manson, the sinister ringleader behind the grisly 1969 killing spree that took the life of young actress Sharon Tate and six others, died Sunday, TMZ reported. He was 83. Manson died at Bakersfield hospital in California, Tate's sister Debra told TMZ after receiving a call from the prison where Manson was located. He had been serving multiple life sentences in Corcoran State Prison in Corcoran, Calif., after being convicted in January 1971 of conspiracy to commit the murders.
  • BREAKING: Bergdahl to get no prison time.

    11/03/2017 8:44:52 AM PDT · by CaptainK · 37 replies
    Twitter ^ | 11/3/2017 | Associate Press
    Bergdahl to get dishonorable discharge, lose rank, forfeit pay in addition to getting no prison time.
  • Roger Stone's twitter account has been suspended

    10/28/2017 2:42:37 PM PDT · by CaptainK · 54 replies ^ | 10/28/2017 | captaink
    It's hasn't been reported in the media yet, but it appears twitter has suspended his account.
  • Former White House chief of staff Reince Priebus interviewed by Mueller team

    10/13/2017 6:13:46 PM PDT · by CaptainK · 19 replies
    FoxNews ^ | 10/13/2017 | Alex Pappas
    Reince Priebus, President Trump's former White House chief of staff, was interviewed by Special Counsel Robert Muellers team Friday as part of the probe into Russias alleged attempt to meddle in the 2016 election, his lawyer said. Mr. Priebus was voluntarily interviewed by Special Counsel Muellers team today, attorney William Burck told Fox News. He was happy to answer all of their questions. Priebus served as chairman of the Republican National Committee during the presidential election. He joined the White House as the presidents first chief of staff. He was replaced in July by John Kelly, the retired Marine general...
  • American Caitlin Coleman, family freed from Afghanistan captors

    10/12/2017 5:11:08 AM PDT · by CaptainK · 33 replies ^ | 10/12/2017 | Lucas Tomlinson
    An American woman and her family, who had been held captive since 2012 by the Taliban-affiliated Haqqani network after being kidnapped while hiking in Afghanistan, were freed, the White House announced Thursday. Caitlin Coleman, 32, was seven months pregnant when she and her Canadian husband Josh Boyle were abducted. President Trump appeared to hint at the news of Coleman's release during a speech in Coleman's home state of Pennsylvania. "Something happened today, where a country that totally disrespected us called with some very, very important news," Trump said. "And one of my generals came in. They said, 'You know, I...
  • Did FBI Warn Trump About Russian Attempts To Infiltrate Campaign? GOP Senator Wants To Know

    09/22/2017 8:47:24 AM PDT · by CaptainK · 27 replies ^ | 9/21/21017 | Chuck Ross
    A Republican senator wants to know whether the FBI warned the Trump campaign about Russian attempts to infiltrate the campaign. Bombshell revelations this week about former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort are what prompted the inquiry, made by the Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Chuck Grassley to FBI Director Christopher Wray. In a letter to Wray, Grassley asks whether the FBI ever provided a defensive briefing or any other warnings about attempts to infiltrate the campaign by people connected with, or compromised by, Russian intelligence. Such a briefing allows innocent, unwitting organizations and individuals to take defensive action to protect themselves,...