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  • Murder Surges 44 Per Cent In Khan’s London Amidst ‘Troubling’ Rise In Serious Crime

    05/21/2018 4:45:08 AM PDT · by blam · 35 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 5-21-20128 | Vrginia Hale
    Sadiq Khan’s London has seen an “appalling escalation” of serious crimes including murder, violent robbery, and home burglary in the last year, according to new police data. Figures released by the London Assembly Police and Crime Committee showing the number of crimes in the year to March 2018 revealed the murder rate surged 44 per cent in 2017/18 to 157, compared with 109 in the previous 12 months. Violent robbery and home burglary were up by about a third in the period, and youth killings rose by 30 per cent from 26 in 2016/17 to 34 in 2017/18. The figures...
  • Meghan Markle’s nephew uses Trump as excuse for trying to bring knife into club

    05/20/2018 6:26:22 PM PDT · by conservative98 · 47 replies
    NY Post ^ | May 20, 2018 | Linda Massarella
    Meghan Markle’s nephew was nabbed trying to bring a knife into a London nightclub hours after her royal wedding, according to a new report. Markle kin Tyler Dooley, 25, said he was carrying the blade because Donald Trump said the British capital city wasn’t safe, The Sun said. “I have a knife on me,” the US cannabis farmer allegedly said. He then fumbled for an explanation about why he had it. “He was going on about was how he’d brought it from America because Donald Trump had said London wasn’t safe,” according to a witness. Security staff, meanwhile, called the...
  • Was the Muslim London Mayor Invited to the Royal Wedding?

    05/18/2018 9:21:20 PM PDT · by hapnHal · 50 replies
    `8 May 18 | hapnHAL
    Got some questions... Was the Muslim London Mayor invited to the Royal Wedding? Also, Can Muslims living in England have more then one wife?
  • Ex-UK spy Christopher Steele ordered to appear for video deposition in London

    05/18/2018 8:56:24 PM PDT · by yesthatjallen · 1 replies
    Fox News ^ | 05 18 2018 | Pamela K. Browne, Cyd Upson
    In a procedural ruling Friday before the High Court of Justice, Queen's Bench Division, former British spy Christopher Steele was ordered to appear for a videotaped deposition in London on June 18 for ongoing civil litigation brought against Buzzfeed by a Russian technology executive, Aleksej Gubarev. A last-ditch effort by Buzzfeed's legal team was denied today in their efforts to expand and question Steele about "the dossier as a whole" instead of a more limited area of questioning in the ongoing civil litigation in the UK. In the 15-page ruling obtained and reviewed by Fox News, Mr. Justice Jay wrote...
  • FBI probe into Trump and Russia was codenamed 'Crossfire Hurricane'

    05/16/2018 8:50:52 PM PDT · by bitt · 47 replies
    The Hill ^ | 5/16/2018 | Josh Delk
    The FBI investigation into the Trump campaign's ties to Russia was originally known as "Crossfire Hurricane" before it was widely known to the public and even the bureau itself, officials told The New York Times. The case, named after a Rolling Stones lyric, was used by only the small group of agents sent to interview the Australian ambassador to the United Kingdom, who had evidence of possible collusion between Russia and a Trump adviser. Five agents embarked to London in the summer of 2016 for a rare interview with the diplomat after deliberations between American and Australian officials, where they...
  • Nunes, Gowdy accuse DOJ of launching anonymous attacks on congressional investigator

    05/14/2018 4:00:54 PM PDT · by Magnatron · 22 replies
    Fox News ^ | 14 May 2018 | Catherine Herridge
    Two senior House Republicans are accusing the Justice Department of being behind “anonymous attacks” in the press targeting a House Intelligence Committee GOP staffer who helped author the committee’s well-publicized memo alleging surveillance abuse by the FBI and DOJ during the 2016 election. The same House staffer is also a driving force behind the latest Russia records standoff. "I would have a lot more respect for DOJ or House committee Democrats if they would take out their frustrations on members of Congress, and leave staffers alone,” South Carolina Rep. Trey Gowdy, the Republican chairman of the House Oversight Committee, told...
  • "Screaming" man runs into Kwik Fit garage shouting 'I've been attacked with acid' [tr]

    05/12/2018 7:00:41 AM PDT · by Leaning Right · 36 replies
    The Mirror ^ | 11 MAY 2018 | Kelly-Ann Mills and Jamie Bullen
    A man burst into a car garage in an upmarket London suburb "screaming" that he had been attacked with acid today. Police, firefighters and paramedics were called to Kwik Fit in Whetstone, north London, this morning after reports a man had a "noxious substance" thrown at him. A supervisor in the shop told thisislocalLondon the distressed victim repeatedly said he had been attacked with acid and that he constantly washed his face until emergency services arrived. Police said they understand the man was approached by two suspects who threw a "noxious substance" at him before stealing his mobile phone.
  • Open Borders Liberal Lily Allen Claims 'No Space for Migrants' in Her Luxury London Flat

    05/09/2018 10:34:20 AM PDT · by ethom · 16 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 8 May 2018 | by Liam Deacon
    Singer and pro-mass migration campaigner Lily Allen has said she does not have enough space in her luxury London flat to take in any asylum seekers despite earlier promises. The pop star has previously implied the British people should be ashamed for not taking in more migrants, whilst apologizing “on behalf of my country” for the migrant crisis in October 2016. Speaking to the BBC at the migrant camp when asked if she would house a “child migrant,” Allen tearfully replied: “100 per cent. Who wouldn’t? “These children are being displaced – if there’s room for people in my house...
  • Open Borders Lily Allen Claims No Space For Migrants In Her Luxury London Pad

    05/09/2018 5:07:45 PM PDT · by blam · 18 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 5-9-2018
    Singer and pro-mass migration campaigner Lily Allen has said she does not have enough space in her luxury London flat to take in any asylum seekers despite earlier promises. The pop star has previously implied the British people should be ashamed for not taking in more migrants, whilst apologizing “on behalf of my country” for the migrant crisis in October 2016. Speaking to the BBC at the migrant camp when asked if she would house a “child migrant,” Allen tearfully replied: “100 per cent. Who wouldn’t? “These children are being displaced – if there’s room for people in my house...
  • Agent apologises for saying casting call for black, Asian or minority ethnic-only actors ‘stinks’

    05/08/2018 6:11:17 PM PDT · by EdnaMode · 56 replies
    The Stage ^ | May 4, 2018 | Matthew Hemley
    A theatre agent has apologised for a comment she made in a private forum that criticised a casting call for only black, Asian or minority ethnic actors and claiming the decision put “talented white performers out of work”. Gemma Hamilton, who runs Lowy Hamilton Artists, made the remarks in a forum on Facebook, in which she said she was “bored of breakdowns asking for BAME actors” because it “adds that va-va-voom to the cast list”. “And now I see a breakdown for BAME-only that are actor/musos. It’s putting talented ‘white’ performers out of work. I think it stinks,” she wrote....
  • Boys aged 13 and 15 shot in Wealdstone [London, England]

    05/06/2018 3:26:22 PM PDT · by Mr Radical · 19 replies
    BBC ^ | 5th May 2018
    Two boys aged 13 and 15 have been shot in north-west London. The 15-year-old was found wounded in Wealdstone High Street at about 13:15 BST. Minutes later, paramedics alerted police officers to the 13-year-old, who had also been shot on the same road. They are both in hospital.
  • 'You failed!' May taunts 'past his peak' Corbyn as furious Labour MPs turn on leader [tr]

    05/04/2018 5:27:38 AM PDT · by C19fan · 5 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | May 4, 2018 | James Tapsfield, and Tim Sculthorpe
    Theresa May taunted Jeremy Corbyn that he had 'failed' today after the Tories held key London seats in local elections and made gains in other parts of the country. In the biggest test of public opinion since the general election, Labour's efforts to wrest the strongholds of Westminster, Wandsworth and Barnet from the Tories fell flat. In Barnet, where Labour needed just one seat to secure control, the Tories entrenched their position - with defeated councillors launching a furious attack on Mr Corbyn for failing to get a grip on the anti-Semitism crisis. Labour also came up short in crucial...
  • The key local elections battlegrounds that will decide Theresa May's fate

    05/02/2018 11:23:53 AM PDT · by Berlin_Freeper · 19 replies ^ | May 2, 2018 | Adam Payne
    On Thursday British voters will go the polls in councils and regions across the country to vote in the latest round of UK local elections, in what will be a major test of Theresa May's leadership. Polls will open from 07:00 to 22:00 in 150 English councils, with all of London's 32 boroughs also up for grabs. A total of 4,500 seats will be contested across the country. The prime minister has had a difficult six months, losing four members of her cabinet and suffering a growing number of parliamentary defeats. As a result some commentators predict May's Conservative party...
  • Culturally Enriched London Sees 44 Percent Spike in Murder Rate

    04/27/2018 6:26:07 PM PDT · by davikkm · 38 replies
    IWB ^ | Chris Black
    You know that saying, the future’s not what it used to be? Well, the same goes for progress. After all, no one said getting full multicultural and progressive would be a walk in the park. To get to the point, according to a Daily Mail piece, crime rates are skyrocketing in Sadiq Khan’s fiefdom, Londonistan that is, and as a matter of fact, the same goes all across the board in Britanistan, one of the most diverse countries in the world. By skyrocketing, I mean London, the former capital of world’s largest and strongest empire, where natives are now a...
  • Crime Rate Skyrockets In Culturally Enriched Britain, London Murder Rate Jumps 44%

    04/27/2018 6:32:59 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 27 replies
    Information Liberation ^ | 04/27/18 | Chris Menahan
    Crime rates are skyrocketing across the board in multicultural Britain. From The Daily Mail: A knife crime epidemic in London and England’s big cities has seen the number of offences involving blades soar by more than a fifth in the last year. Police in England and Wales recorded 39,598 offences involving blades in the year ending December 2017, a 22% increase compared with the previous year. London saw a 44% increase in the number of killings, with more than 150 victims, while the number knife offences in the capital rose by more than 20 per cent to 14,680, separate stats...
  • Former Obama lawyer Greg Craig leaves firm after brush with Mueller probe

    04/24/2018 3:03:35 PM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 21 replies
    NBC "News" ^ | April 24, 2018 | by Ken Dilanian
    Craig supervised Alex van der Zwaan, who has pleaded guilty to lying about communications regarding his work for Ukrainian politicians. Former Obama White House counsel Gregory Craig has left his law firm, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, the firm told NBC News. His departure comes after he and his law firm became caught up in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia. Alex van der Zwaan, who had been a lawyer in Skadden's London office, pleaded guilty to lying to prosecutors and the FBI about communications involving work the firm had been...
  • ‘London is DEBASED' Morrissey rages at Sadiq Khan after violent epidemic

    04/18/2018 12:21:29 AM PDT · by BBell · 67 replies ^ | 4/18/18 | ALICE SCARSI
    MORRISSEY has slammed London Mayor Sadiq Khan following the rise of violent attacks recorded in the capital saying London is “second only to Bangladesh” and claimed Mr Khan “cannot talk properly”.The former Smiths frontman lashed out at the Mayor of London in an interview discussing his views on racism, violence and the capital. And Morrissey stated that London “is debased” and that “civilisation is over”. Going on a rampage against Mr Khan, he added: “The Mayor of London tells us about ‘Neighborhood policin’ - what is ‘policin’? “He tells us London is an ‘amazin’ city. What is ‘amazin’? This is...
  • Why Is London Imposing ‘Knife Control’? Because Gun Control Hasn’t Worked

    04/15/2018 3:46:48 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 29 replies
    CNS News ^ | 04/13/2018 | Amy Swearer
    It was widely reported earlier this month that London experienced a higher number of murders over the first three months of 2018 than did New York City—the first time in modern history that has occurred. The United Kingdom has some of the most restrictive gun control laws in the world, so the increased murder rate in the British capital is largely a result of a sharp rise in knife-related crime. The surge in violence prompted London Mayor Sadiq Khan to announce a massive “knife control” campaign eerily reminiscent of those sometimes proffered in the United States in response to firearms-related...
  • Machete Attack Every 90 Minutes in ‘Gun-Free’ Britain

    04/15/2018 7:55:51 AM PDT · by rktman · 29 replies ^ | 4/15/2018 | Liam Deacon
    Recorded machete attacks in the UK have shot up by nearly five times in just three years, with the majority in the capital, London. The huge number of crimes committed with the deadly, sword-like weapons means there is an average of 15 a day in the UK, or one every 90 minutes. Figures uncovered using freedom of information requests by the Daily Mail show that police dealt with 928 crimes involving machetes in the last two months of 2017. London saw the bulk, with 425 of the attacks. There were 99 in Greater Manchester, 77 in the West Midlands, and...
  • John McCain Associate Pleads the Fifth in Russia Dossier Probe

    02/22/2018 2:43:10 PM PST · by Rusty0604 · 34 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 02/22/2018 | Jim Hoft
    David Kramer, an associate of Senator John McCain, invoked his Fifth Amendment right to not testify to Congress in connection to his role in distribution of the fake Russia dossier to the FBI. Kramer was briefed by the Russian dossier author Christopher Steele in London in 2016. Kramer then returned back to the US and delivered the phony dossier to John McCain. McCain handed the document over to the FBI.