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  • Grassley places hold on two Trump nominees in push for explanation of watchdog firings

    06/04/2020 1:41:40 PM PDT · by absalom01 · 26 replies
    The Hill ^ | June 4, 2020 | Jordain Carney
    Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) said on Thursday that he is placing a hold on two of President Trump's nominees, saying the administration provided an "inadequate response" to his questions about the firing of two inspectors general. Grassley is placing a hold on Christopher Miller's nomination to be the director of the National Counterterrorism Center over the firing of intelligence community Inspector General Michael Atkinson. He is also placing a hold on Marshall Billingslea's nomination to be the undersecretary for arms control and international security at the State Department for the ousting of State Department Inspector General Steven Linick. Grassley said...
  • State Department accuses fired IG of obtaining official documents, accessing office after dismissal

    06/09/2020 10:44:16 AM PDT · by Presbyterian Reporter · 34 replies
    fox news ^ | 6/9/2020 | Rich Edson, Alex Pappas
    A top State Department official has accused Steve Linick, the department’s fired inspector general, of contacting a former colleague, obtaining official documents and returning to his former office -- all in violation of the terms of his administrative leave, Fox News has learned. In a letter to Linick's attorney, obtained by Fox News, the State Department Under Secretary for Management Brian Bulatao says “in the days before his Congressional testimony, he sent a text message to the Deputy Inspector General, Diana Shaw, requesting a copy of the DOD IG report on the origins of a leak of a draft State...
  • Fired State Department IG Sent Confidential Info to His Personal Email Accounts

    06/12/2020 9:43:16 AM PDT · by bitt · 20 replies ^ | 6/12/2020 | Adam Kredo
    The State Department inspector general whose recent dismissal ignited a political firestorm sent copies detailing a sensitive investigation to his personal email account, according to a probe into his conduct run by the Defense Department's inspector general. The inquiry report, dated March 17, confirms that fired State Department inspector general Steve Linick was the subject of a broad investigation related to the leaks of politically charged materials to journalists, specifically a draft evaluation report into Brian Hook, the State Department’s top Iran official. The report, which was provided to the House Foreign Affairs Committee, concluded that while Linick was permitted...
  • Video: Brute ruthlessly knocks down 92-year-old woman in random NYC attack

    06/16/2020 5:35:32 AM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 47 replies
    New York Post ^ | June 15, 2020 | Larry Celona and Kenneth Garger
    A 92-year-old woman was knocked to the ground by a young man in a random, broad-daylight attack in Manhattan last week. The victim was walking with a pushcart on Third Avenue near East 16th Street in the Gramercy Park neighborhood at about 3:30 p.m. on Friday when the brute struck.
  • Horse-drawn carriage leads George Floyd's funeral cortege to Houston cemetery where he is buried in gold coffin alongside his mother as crowds line the streets to pay their respects

    06/09/2020 3:57:09 PM PDT · by kevcol · 115 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | June 9, 2020 | Marlene Lenthang
    George Floyd's golden casket is on its way to its final resting place following a powerful funeral service in Houston, where loved ones shared their memories and community leaders demanded his death lead to widespread change. --- Members of the New Black Panther group were seen on site standing guard surrounding Floyd's hearse as the procession exited the Fountain of Praise Church. --- A pastor at George Floyd's funeral called for the White House to be 'cleaned out' and urged the public to vote as hundreds of mourners, including the families of Ahmaud Arbery, Botham Jean and Eric Garner, gathered...
  • How to handle an ANTIFA Thug in Russia

    06/07/2020 8:52:40 PM PDT · by Ron H. · 72 replies
    Gab ^ | 06/07/20 | self
    Here's how a Russian cop handled a very arrogant high strung transgender(?) ANTIFA thug. Gotta love those Ruuskie cops. How Russian cops handle their ANTIFA thugs. Gotta love our Russkie friends in Russia.
  • Thousands of mourners line up to pay tribute to George Floyd in North Carolina city near where he was born for SECOND memorial service before his body is taken to Houston for public viewing

    06/06/2020 10:30:24 AM PDT · by kevcol · 45 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | June 6, 2020 | Matthew Wright
    The memorial will include a public viewing that is scheduled from 11am to 1pm EST, followed a private memorial that will run from 3pm to 5pm EST. Mourners could be seen wearing masks and various shirts with George Floyd's face on it, with messages like 'I Can't Breathe' on them. The service is expected to consist of both a celebration of Floyd's life while also condemning the police brutality that led to his death and so many other black lives lost.
  • Hundreds, including Al Sharpton, Eric Garner's mom, mourn at George Floyd memorial in Minneapolis (Sharpton takes swpie at Trump)

    06/04/2020 1:31:43 PM PDT · by knighthawk · 28 replies
    Fox News ^ | June 04 2020 | Danielle Wallace, Michael Ruiz
    Hundreds of mourners, including the Rev. Al Sharpton and the mother of Eric Garner, filed into a private memorial service in Minneapolis Thursday afternoon to honor George Floyd, the man whose death in police custody sparked nationwide protests against police brutality and racial injustice. The ceremony began with attorney Benjamin Crump calling some of Floyd’s family members to the front of the room to deliver remarks. They recounted their childhood, growing up with Floyd, who they said close friends and family members called Perry. Crump said the fight for justice for Floyd was also part of a greater fight to...
  • New Jersey Shuts Down Drive Through Tulip Farm, Threatens to Arrest Owner

    04/20/2020 8:51:57 AM PDT · by Trump.Deplorable · 38 replies
    Shore News Network ^ | 4/19/2020 | Phil Stilton
    CREAM RIDGE, NJ – Governor Phil Murphy’s administration today shut down the drive-through tulip farm in Cream Ridge, but allowed the owners to continue selling their tulips to their customers for curbside pickup. Owner Casey Jansen said his family owned farm makes about a one million dollar annual investment into planting tulips to operate the annual drive-through. This week, he was relayed a message from Attorney General Gurbir Grewal, “No drive through allowed”. “We planted all these tulip bulbs in the months of October and November. That’s when we make the investment, and my investment is just about a million...
  • Jameis Winston bids Tampa Bay farewell: 'See you at the Super Bowl'

    03/22/2020 8:12:01 AM PDT · by Hillarys Gate Cult · 38 replies
    The Sporting News ^ | 03/21/2020 | Liam Blackburn
    Jameis Winston bade farewell to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers following the signing of Tom Brady, with the outgoing quarterback telling fans he would see them at February's Super Bowl. The Bucs completed the marquee acquisition of Brady on Friday. The 42-year-old superstar left the New England Patriots earlier in the week after winning a record six Super Bowl rings with the franchise.
  • Schumer unloads on Gorsuch, Kavanaugh at abortion rights rally: 'You will pay the price!'

    03/04/2020 2:06:07 PM PST · by Robwin · 40 replies
    Fox News via MSN News ^ | 03/04/2020 | Ronn Blitzer
    A fired-up Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., appeared to issue a vague warning toward Supreme Court Justices Neil Gorsuch and Brett Kavanaugh on Wednesday, during a rally held as the court heard arguments in a high-profile abortion case. At the rally hosted by the Center for Reproductive Rights, Schumer noted that the case, June Medical Services LLC v. Russo, is the first "major" abortion case since President Trump's court picks have been on the bench. The dispute, dealing with restrictions over who can perform abortions, involves a Louisiana law similar to one in Texas that the court ruled unconstitutional...
  • Juan Williams: Barr is targeting Comey, has become a 'thuggish attorney general'

    01/17/2020 6:14:09 PM PST · by chief lee runamok · 46 replies
    faux ^ | 01/17/2020 | Victor Garcia
    "The Five" co-host Juan Williams called Attorney General William Barr "thuggish" Friday and accused him and the Trump administration of targeting former FBI director James Comey in the wake of a report that Comey is being investigated for allegedly leaking information while heading the FBI.
  • Steelers safety Kameron Kelly charged after alleged South Side bar tussle with police

    12/20/2019 9:39:25 AM PST · by Buckeye McFrog · 15 replies
    TribLIVE ^ | 12/20/2019 | Megan Guza
    Pittsburgh Steelers safety Kameron Kelly fought with police after he was thrown out of a South Side bar early Friday morning when he became irate at the jukebox selection, according to charges filed against him. Kelly, 23, is charged with two counts of making terroristic threats and one count of resisting arrest, court records show. He was arraigned about 4:30 a.m. and released on nonmonetary bail. A Pittsburgh police officer working security outside of Mario’s on East Carson Street was approached by the bartender sometime after midnight seeking help to get a man later identified as Kelly out of the...
  • GM Hits Fiat Chrysler with Bombshell Corruption Lawsuit

    11/21/2019 8:58:43 AM PST · by fishtank · 14 replies
    IEN ^ | 11-21-19 | Alex Shanahan, Anna Wells
    GM Hits Fiat Chrysler with Bombshell Corruption Lawsuit by Alex Shanahan, Anna Wells 11-21-2019 "GM says Fiat Chrysler has been in cahoots with the UAW for years, and it's cost them billions."
  • RT America’s Boom Bust Daniel Brito Sentenced To 12 Days For Attack On Tucson Trump Supporter

    11/20/2019 3:27:50 AM PST · by \/\/ayne · 10 replies
    Arizona Daily Independent ^ | November 18, 2019 | Chris King
    On Monday, Pima County Superior Court Judge Gus Aragon sentenced RT America’s Boom Bust host, Daniel Brito, to 12 days in the Pima County jail and three years probation for assaulting a Trump supporter, Jonathan Sparks. Brito attacked Sparks for wearing a “MAGA” hat on November 3, 2018. On October 7, 2019, Brito entered a plea of guilty to the crimes of Theft By Control, a Class Six Undesignated Offense, and Aggravated Assault On An Incapacitated Victim. Daniel Brito is the co-host of Boom Bust, a global, daily, live report covering the world of business and finance, produced by RT...
  • Myles Garrett: I made a mistake; I lost my cool

    11/15/2019 6:11:38 AM PST · by BenLurkin · 78 replies
    nbc ^ | November 15, 2019 | Charean Williams on
    No one was talking about the Browns’ victory but about the team’s star defensive player swinging Mason Rudolph‘s helmet at the quarterback’s head. “A win’s a win. I don’t think it’s overshadowed by what happened in eight seconds,” Garrett told reporters in the locker room. Garrett refused to talk about what set him off. Replays showed that Rudolph tried to rip off Garrett’s helmet before trying to kick him.
  • LeBron James: Morey 'wasn't educated on the situation' when he tweeted in support of HK protestors

    10/14/2019 9:16:12 PM PDT · by yesthatjallen · 59 replies
    The Hill ^ | 10/14/19 | Justine Coleman
    LeBron James said he thinks Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey "wasn't educated on the situation at hand" when he tweeted in support of Hong Kong. James told reporters Monday that people need to be careful about what they tweet and say as there can be ramifications. "I don't want to get into a ... feud with Daryl Morey, but I believe he wasn't educated on the situation at hand and he spoke," James said. He added that people could have been harmed "not only financially but physically, emotionally, spiritually." LeBron tweeted later clarifying his comments saying he did not...
  • Father of 15-year-old who assaulted and killed an innocent person at Frederick Fair defends his son

    09/24/2019 12:01:40 PM PDT · by grundle · 102 replies
    wordpress ^ | September 24, 2019 | Dan from Squirrel Hill
    The father of a 15-year-old who assaulted and killed an innocent person at the Great Frederick Fair defends his son At the Great Frederick Fair in Frederick , Maryland, a 15-year-old assaulted and killed an innocent man.The father of the killer said:“My son is not an animal. He’s never been in trouble. He made a mistake. He’s only 15. I feel for the other family. They lost a loved one. My son doesn’t deserve to spend the rest of his life in prison.”Here’s a video of a news report on this:
  • BREAKING: Antonio Brown says he's DONE playing for the NFL

    09/22/2019 10:52:10 AM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 68 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 9/22/19 | MARLENE LENTHANG
    in a series of angry tweets as he fumes at Robert Kraft and owners 'canceling deals' after he was axed from Patriots amid sexual assault allegations Disgraced Antonio Brown announced he's done playing for the NFL on Sunday In a tweeting spree he called out NFL owners and asked them to pay up He slammed Patriots owner Robert Kraft for keeping his job despite being hit with soliciting prostitution charges in February Brown was fired from the Patriots on Friday after one woman accused him of rape and another of sending threatening texts, but he maintains his innocence On...
  • Antonio Brown Says He Won’t Be Playing In The NFL Anymore

    09/22/2019 7:28:39 AM PDT · by mplc51 · 63 replies
    Pittsburgh cbs ^ | September 22, 2019 | NA
    He announced on Twitter that he’s finished. “Will not be playing in the (NFL) anymore these owners can cancel deals do whatever they want at anytime we will see if the (NFLPA) hold them accountable sad they can just void guarantees anytime going on 40m 2 months will see if they pay up !” the tweet read. Brown was recently released by the Patriots.