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  • FBI Investigating Radical Terrorists in All 50 States as Threats Hit Peak

    04/18/2017 1:18:32 PM PDT · by ForYourChildren · 29 replies
    Washington Free Bacon ^ | 04/18/2017 | Adam Kredo
    Terrorists inside America plotting attacks 'each and every single day'! Federal authorities have open investigations into radical Islamic terrorists in all 50 states, according to the Department of Homeland Security, which is warning that the threat of terrorism in the United States has reached an all time high with radicalized individuals in the country plotting to strike "each and every single day." The FBI has "open terrorist investigations in all 50 states," according to DHS Secretary John Kelly, who disclosed on Tuesday that there have been at least 37 "ISIS-linked plots to attack our country" since 2013, a number that...
  • Welcome to the Exponential Age The New Industrial Revolution

    04/15/2017 7:53:10 AM PDT · by Enchante · 45 replies
    Software will disrupt most traditional industries in the next 5-10 years. Uber is just a software tool, they don’t own any cars, and are now the biggest taxi company in the world. Airbnb is now the biggest hotel company in the world, although they don’t own any properties. This disruption will create large growth opportunities as well as dangerous pitfalls. Be prepared for both.... ... ...It is a fast moving world and getting faster. There will be both opportunities and pitfalls along the way. The next generation of business leadership needs to be able to navigate these progressive changes and...
  • Judge orders end to baby’s treatment against parents’ wishes

    04/14/2017 9:50:11 AM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 36 replies
    Life Site News ^ | April 13, 2017 | Father Mark Hodges
    LONDON, England, April 13, 2017 (LifeSiteNews) — A UK judge has ruled it is in a child's best interest to “die with dignity” rather than to allow his parents to seek additional medical treatment. Connie Yates and Chris Gard want to take eight-month-old son Charlie to the United States for treatment of a rare disease. A GoFundMe account has given them enough money to do so. But Charlie needs to remain on life support to make the trip and Justice Francis determined it is in the "best interests of the child" to withdraw his feeding tube and breathing machine. Charlie...
  • Where Will You Go When North Korean Agents Release Biological Weapons In Major U.S. Cities?

    04/14/2017 4:40:06 AM PDT · by Roman_War_Criminal · 74 replies
    eotad ^ | 4/14/2017 | Michael Snyder
    Most Americans have no idea that biological weapons could potentially bring our nation to a complete and utter standstill within a matter of days. In recent articles I have been trying to get people to understand why it would be so exceedingly dangerous for the United States to attack North Korea. If the North Koreans used weapons of mass destruction, we could easily be facing a situation in which millions of North Korean and Japanese citizens end up dead. But since it would happen on the other side of the planet, such a scenario doesn’t seem to emotionally move a...
  • McCaul Releases April Terror Threat Snapshot

    04/07/2017 4:47:50 PM PDT · by ForYourChildren · 4 replies
    WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) today released April’s Terror Threat Snapshot, a monthly assessment of the Committee’s continuing effort to highlight the growing threat America, the West, and the world face from ISIS and other Islamist terrorists. Chairman Michael McCaul: “One year after the heinous attack in Brussels, ISIS continues to leverage the power of lone-wolfs targeting the West—most recently at the heart of the British government. We must remain clear-eyed about the threats we face. Islamist terror has been franchised to followers not only in strongholds like Iraq and Syria, but in all...
  • Homegrown Islamic Extremism on the Rise in United States

    04/07/2017 4:22:18 PM PDT · by ForYourChildren · 20 replies
    Washington Free Bacon ^ | 04/07/2017 | Natalie Johnson
    House report tracks 204 homegrown jihadist cases in America since 9/11. The threat of homegrown Islamist extremism in the United States is on the rise, according to a new House Homeland Security Committee report. Nearly 20 percent of the 204 homegrown jihadist incidents in the United States since the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks have occurred over the past year, the committee found in its monthly Terror Threat Snapshot, citing data from the Majority Staff of the Homeland Security Committee. Two Americans with suspected ties to the Islamic State were indicted last month on terrorism charges. Texas resident Said Azzam...
  • The Potter's Hand[Charismatic Caucus]

    03/31/2017 7:49:24 AM PDT · by Jedediah · 1 replies
    You are more than just just a tongue of men and angels , Yeah more than this, for your purpose and life is mine for I hold you in My Hand as a songbird singing out My Love for My Children. So do not cage My Love but set it completely free for only through this freedom shall they receive My unconditional Love " Through Grace " carved out in My Word for truly the words I desire for you to form from their mouths upon their tongues are Eternal Life all from the fruit from The Tree of Life....
  • Why the Purchase of Alaska Was Far From “Folly”

    03/30/2017 12:53:05 PM PDT · by Enchante · 17 replies
    History.com ^ | March 30, 2017 | Jesse Greenspan
    Though mocked by some at the time, the March 30, 1867, purchase of Alaska from Russia for just $7.2 million is now regarded as a masterful deal, thanks to its architect, U.S. Secretary of State William H. Seward. The treaty enlarged the United States by 586,000 square miles, an area more than twice the size of Texas, all for the bargain price of around two cents an acre. Yet because some politicians and journalists considered Alaska a barren wasteland— and inherently opposed anything supported by President Andrew Johnson—it became popularly known as “Seward’s Folly” ....
  • EU could BREAK UP the US: Juncker in jaw-dropping threat to Trump over support for Brexit

    03/30/2017 8:10:35 AM PDT · by rxsid · 76 replies
    www.express.co.uk ^ | 03/30/2017 | Nick Gutteridge
    EU could BREAK UP the US: Juncker in jaw-dropping threat to Trump over support for Brexit By Nick Gutteridge, Brussels Correspondent PUBLISHED: 12:14, Thu, Mar 30, 2017 | UPDATED: 15:47, Thu, Mar 30, 2017In an extraordinary speech the EU Commission president said he would push for Ohio and Texas to split from the rest of America if the Republican president does not change his tune and become more supportive of the EU. The remarks are diplomatic dynamite at a time when relations between Washington and Brussels are already strained over Europe’s meagre contributions to NATO and the US leader’s open...
  • American Beauty: USA dominates PR in final

    03/22/2017 11:19:30 PM PDT · by TBP · 17 replies
    World Baseball Classic ^ | March 23, 2017 | Doug Miller
    The stars of American baseball have finally earned their World Baseball Classic stripes. The United States got a brilliant pitching performance from starter and WBC 2017 MVP Marcus Stroman and enough offense from its All-Star-packed lineup of Major League luminaries to beat Puerto Rico, 8-0, in the championship game of the 2017 Classic on Wednesday night at Dodger Stadium. After three World Baseball Classics dating back to the inaugural tournament in 2006 in which Team USA never made it past the semifinals, the Americans won their first title in decisive style in front of a raucous, bipartisan crowd of 51,565...
  • USA rises over Japan to reach 1st final vs. PR

    03/21/2017 9:58:46 PM PDT · by TBP · 19 replies
    World Baseball Classic ^ | March 21, 2017 | Doug Miller
    Throughout their first three World Baseball Classics, the United States' burly batting order had some of the most prodigious sluggers in the Major Leagues, but that never got the Americans to the tournament's final game. So naturally that changed in a dramatic 2-1 semifinal victory over two-time Classic winner Japan on a wet, chilly Tuesday night at Dodger Stadium, courtesy of a regular old ground ball. With the score tied at 1 in the top of the eighth, Adam Jones' fielder's-choice RBI grounder was bobbled by Japan third baseman Nobuhiro Matsuda long enough to allow Brandon Crawford to score from...
  • U.K. follows U.S. with laptop ban on some flights from Mideast

    03/21/2017 11:51:57 AM PDT · by Enchante · 18 replies
    CNN.com ^ | March 21, 2017 | Charles Riley
    The United Kingdom has followed the United States in preventing passengers on flights from some countries in the Middle East and Africa from carrying devices such as laptops and tablets in the cabin. The restrictions affect 14 airlines, six of which are based in the U.K. As in the U.S., the ban covers any electronic devices larger than a typical smartphone.
  • Vanity: USA Beats Dominican Republic, Moves Into Semifinal

    03/18/2017 11:14:52 PM PDT · by TBP · 19 replies
    Me - Saw the game
    Team USA rode a LONG homerun by Giancarlo Stanton, a two-run double by Andrew McCutchen, and one of the finest catches you'll ever see by Adam Jones off the bat of Manny Machado to beat the Dominican Republic 6-3. http://m.mlb.com/news/article/219956510/adam-jones-robs-manny-machado-of-home-run
  • VIDEO-Kid Rock Blasts Imported Grills With Shotgun: ‘In Your Face, China’

    03/16/2017 9:27:45 AM PDT · by Freeport · 34 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 15 Mar 2017 | AWR Hawkins
    Kid Rock is celebrating the release of his line of American Badass Grills by catapulting imported grills into the air, shooting them with a shotgun and saying, “In your face, China.” Kid Rock’s American Badass Grills are made in the U.S.A. According to Fox News, Kid Rock released a statement coinciding with the introduction of the grills, saying, “I’m not gonna lie. It is more expensive to make things in America. But it’s important to me. I love America, and I want to do all I can to create manufacturing jobs at home.”
  • Smyly's 8-K start extends U.S. streak

    03/15/2017 9:48:36 PM PDT · by TBP · 6 replies
    World Baseball Classic ^ | 3/16/17 | Manny Randhawa
    Mariners left-hander Drew Smyly started the United States' 4-2 victory against Venezuela on Wednesday night, and he was dominant. The 27-year-old struck out eight and walked none in 4 2/3 innings in the Pool F opener of the World Baseball Classic. The last six outs Smyly recorded were strikeouts before he gave way to Rangers closer Sam Dyson. Smyly's final pitch, a fastball to strike out Carlos Gonzalez, was clocked at 94.4 mph. Smyly had never thrown a pitch that exceeded 93.96 mph (on April 24, 2015) in the Statcast™ era. Smyly gave up one run, but it was unearned....
  • US starts fast vs. Canada to book Round 2 ticket

    03/12/2017 8:42:51 PM PDT · by TBP · 25 replies
    MLB.com/World Baseball Classic ^ | March 12, 2017 | Matt Kelly
    Throw out all the tiebreaker scenarios. Team USA is moving on. The Americans' mission was clear after the Dominican Republic outlasted Colombia, 9-3, in extra innings: Win and get in to Round 2 of the World Baseball Classic. A focused Team USA squad did just that by defeating Team Canada, 8-0, on Sunday at Marlins Park in Miami to punch its ticket to the second round in San Diego. The victory left the Americans with a 2-1 record in Pool C, good enough to claim a Pool F matchup against the Pool D runner-up Wednesday at 9 pm. ET (6...
  • DRamatic rally vs. US puts Dominicans atop Pool C

    03/11/2017 8:13:19 PM PST · by TBP · 15 replies
    Website of the World Baseball Classic ^ | March 11, 2017 | Chad Thornburg
    The Dominican Republic got one step closer to punching its ticket to the second round of the World Baseball Classic on Saturday, besting the United States in a clash of two Pool C titans. With back-to-back home runs from Nelson Cruz and Starling Marte in the eighth inning, the Dominican Republic stormed back from a five-run deficit and improved to 2-0 in the tournament with a 7-5 win in Miami. The game was played before a raucous, sold-out crowd of 37,446, establishing a new record for Marlins Park. The ballpark's previous high was 37,116 on Opening Day in 2014. The...
  • Adam Jones walk-off single gives Team USA opening win over Colombia

    03/10/2017 9:23:11 PM PST · by TBP · 11 replies
    SB Nation ^ | Mar 10, 2017 | Eric Stephen
    Adam Jones hit a two-out RBI single in the 10th inning to give the United States a 3-2, walk-off win over Colombia in the 2017 World Baseball Classic at Marlins Park in Miami. Christian Yelich and Brandon Crawford walked with one out in the 10th inning against Guillermo Moscoso, then the Baltimore Orioles center fielder ended the game with a single to center to score Yelich. Chicago White Sox ace Jose Quintana was brilliant, taking a no-hitter into the sixth inning, but got nothing to show for it. Quintana had a no-hitter until Crawford singled to right field, snapping a...
  • CRASHING THE SYSTEM: ANALYSIS SHOWS IT COSTS 12 TIMES MORE TO RESETTLE REFUGEES HERE IN THE U.S.

    03/09/2017 7:06:27 PM PST · by Roman_War_Criminal · 22 replies
    TDS ^ | 3/9/17 | Piper McGowin
    President Trump’s new executive order will have the U.S. housing less refugees here than under the previous administration. But while you have politicians and pundits the world over screaming that we need to resettle more Middle Eastern refugees in America, they never talk about the ridiculous cost of shipping refugees half way around the world to resettle them. An analysis from the Center for Immigration Studies has shown that resettling a single Middle Eastern refugee in the United States costs taxpayers approximately $64,370 for five years — that is a whopping 12 times more than what it would cost to...
  • “A Day Without Women” is the First Step in a Plan Towards a Fascist USA

    03/09/2017 8:28:26 AM PST · by davikkm · 21 replies
    IWB ^ | Mark Angelides
    It may seem like a stretch of the imagination, but I’m going to lay out step by step how the “Day Without Women” marches taking place across the world (and especially in the US), are the first decisive steps in a plan to achieve Mussolini’s dream of “Tutto nello Stato, niente al di fuori dello Stato, nulla contro lo Stato” (“everything for the state, nothing outside the state, nothing against the state”). The people involved in the Marches don’t know about it, they are “useful idiots”, but the face behind the curtain knows full well each of the next steps,...