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  • Trump urges Republican lawmakers to drop immigration effort

    06/23/2018 8:46:16 AM PDT · by ding_dong_daddy_from_dumas · 29 replies
    SRN News ^ | Jun 22, 2018 | Doina Chiacu;
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump urged Republicans lawmakers on Friday to drop their efforts to pass comprehensive immigration legislation until after the November elections that he hopes will see more party members voted into Congress. The Republican president, faced with a public outcry over his policy that separated children from their migrant parents at the U.S. border with Mexico, tried to refocus the immigration debate on Congress in a series of early posts on Twitter. Despite Republican control of both the House of Representatives and the Senate, the party’s slim 51-49 majority in the latter chamber makes some...
  • 'Commie cadet' who wore Che Guevara T-shirt kicked out of US army

    06/20/2018 5:22:54 PM PDT · by Godebert · 44 replies
    The Guardian ^ | 6/19/18 | AP
    Greg Rinckey, an attorney specializing in military law, said it was rare for an officer out of West Point to receive an other-than-honorable discharge. He added that it was also possible the military academy could seek repayment of the cost of Rapone’s education because he did not serve the full five-year service obligation required upon graduation.
  • White House Now Says Trump Will Support 'Moderate' Immigration Bill

    06/16/2018 5:36:30 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 66 replies
    PJ Media ^ | 06/16/2018 | Rick Moran
    Friday morning Donald Trump said in an interview on Fox News that he would not support a "moderate" GOP immigration bill that would allow most DREAMers to stay in the U.S. and reduce the number of children separated from their parents at the border. The conservative alternative was heavy on border security and enforcement.But later, the White House walked back that rejection, saying the president was "confused" and would sign the bill.The chaos only added to GOP worries about the issue of immigration, which has split the party in two in the House.Associated Press: Earlier this week, House Speaker...
  • IG Report: FBI Agent Peter Strzok Sent Weiner Sealed Indictment To His Personal Email…

    06/16/2018 1:00:50 PM PDT · by bitt · 105 replies
    CONSERVATIVE TREEHOUSE ^ | 6/15/2018 | SUNDANCE
    One of the interesting aspects of the IG report is the documented use of personal email by participants within the FBI “small group” Mid-Year-Exam (MYE) team. [pg 424] One of those documented examples involves FBI Agent Peter Strzok downloading the content of the sealed Anthony Weiner Indictment, October 29, 2016, to his personal email address. Unauthorized extraction of a ‘sealed SDNY indictment‘, and transmission to a non-secure system, is a felony.
  • Broward County Captain Jan Jordan removed

    06/08/2018 7:38:07 AM PDT · by olepap · 53 replies
    The police captain who told sheriff's deputies to 'stage' and form a perimeter outside Stoneman Douglas High School as students and teachers were shot inside on February 14 is being replaced. Jan Jordan, 49, was in charge of deputies who responded to the first calls of the shooting in Parkland, Florida, on February 14. She will be removed from her position, which will instead be taken up by an officer of a higher rank, Fox News reported on Thursday. The move to replace Jordan with a major was made as part of the city's re-evaluation of its contract with the...
  • Man shouting 'Allahu akbar' stabs police dog to death, cops say

    05/31/2018 6:39:28 PM PDT · by Morgana · 39 replies
    fox ^ | may 30 2018 | Nicole Darrah | Fox News
    A Syrian man was shot in the Netherlands on Wednesday after he allegedly shouted “Allahu akbar” from a balcony and killed a K-9 officer. Police tried to calm the man, who was in Schiedam, near the port city of Rotterdam, but were unsuccessful. Law enforcement agents entered the apartment and the 26-year-old man attacked them, police said. The man also stabbed the police dog, which later died of its injuries.
  • Valerie Jarrett Breaks Silence On Roseanne

    05/30/2018 10:36:10 AM PDT · by ColdOne · 76 replies
    dailycaller.com ^ | 5/29/18 | Benny Johnson
    Jarrett called the attacks a “teaching moment” in a clip from an MSNBC special on race relations that airs Tuesday night. “I’m fine,” Jarrett said. “I’m worried about all the people out there who don’t have a circle of friend and followers who come right to their defense, the person who’s walking down the street minding their own business and they see somebody cling to their purse or want to cross the street. Or every black parent I know who has a boy who has to sit down and have a conversation, the talk as we call it.” Jarrett continued,...
  • Grassley Tells Rosenstein to 'Provide Unredacted Copies' of All Strzok-Page Texts

    05/24/2018 11:00:03 AM PDT · by rktman · 22 replies
    cnsnews.com ^ | 5/24/2018 | Susan Jones
    Redactions, the blacked-out portions that appear in many government documents, are making it difficult for Congress to do its oversight work, says Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa). In a letter [1] to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on Wednesday, Grassley wrote: "Please provide unredacted copies of all text messages" between FBI agents Peter Strzok and Lisa Page "to the Committee no later than June 6, 2018." Grassley said some of the redactions "may contain relevant information relating to the Committee's ongoing investigation into the manner in which the Department of Justice and FBI handled the Clinton and Russia...
  • Porno lawyer Michael Avenatti slapped with $10-million fine for running out on his tab

    05/23/2018 10:38:41 AM PDT · by detective · 9 replies
    American Thinker ^ | May 23, 2018 | Monica Showalter
    Michael Avenatti, the revolting left-wing lawyer who has been the darling of cable news with more than 100 appearances, garnering $175 million's worth of free publicity, got slapped with a $10-million fine from some judge fed up with his failure to pay his bills. Avenatti, whose stated mission is some grandiose quest to expose the supposed awfulness of President Trump, promised and promised to make payments to the IRS and fellow lawyers in his other business dealings – and then ran out on his tab. Had enough? The Los Angeles Times has an excellent rundown about this guy: A law...
  • Al Sharpton: royal wedding proves ‘white male supremacy is on its last breath.’ But then, Trump

    05/20/2018 12:56:34 PM PDT · by rktman · 35 replies
    bizpacreview.com ^ | 5/20/2018 | Tom Tillison
    Leading the way was race hustler Al Sharpton, the MSNBC host who carved out a very comfortable living for himself shaking down corporations. Speaking at a rally Saturday put on by his National Action Network, Sharpton took the lovely union of two people in love to say the royal wedding is proof that white male supremacy is coming to an end, the New York Daily News reported.
  • Driver all smiles after fatal, allegedly drunken crash

    05/18/2018 8:13:44 AM PDT · by BenLurkin · 42 replies
    nypost.com ^ | 05/17/2018 | By Lia Eustachewich
    A Florida woman flashed a carefree smile in her mug shot — despite the possibility of facing manslaughter charges for allegedly crashing her car while drunk and killing a 60-year-old woman. The accident happened in Ocala just before noon May 10, when boozed-up driver Agenette Marie Welk rammed into the back of a 2017 Hyundai Elantra with her 2011 Chevrolet Avalanche on US Route 27, according to Villages News. The impact sent the Hyundai — driven by 18-year-old Shiyanne Kroll, whose mother, Sandra Clarkson, was in the passenger seat — hurtling toward the tractor-trailer in front of it. Kroll’s car...
  • $100 MILLION IN 2017: Minnesota Muslims Sending Suitcases Full Of Gov’t Money....

    05/16/2018 4:01:29 PM PDT · by yoe · 19 replies
    Fox KMS ^ | May 15, 2018 | Staff
    To Fund Terrorists Abroad...THIS IS OUTRAGEOUS! Our government is handing out millions to sham daycare centers run by Somali Muslims who came to the US as refugees. They’re now scamming and stealing taxpayer dollars. Millions of taxpayer dollars appear to be going to support terrorists in the Middle East and Africa by using childcare centers as fronts, according to an investigation in Minnesota.One recent case was a sham daycare center that received hundreds of thousands of dollars: Video:Child care director charged with hundreds of thousands of dollars in billing fraud Local Fox affiliate Fox 9 KMS tracked the flow of...
  • Australia Looks To Ban Cash Payments Over $10,000

    05/16/2018 8:45:47 AM PDT · by bananaman22 · 27 replies
    Safehaven.com ^ | 05-16-2018 | Joshua
    In the fight against terrorist financing, drug trafficking, money-laundering and tax evasion, Australia has moved to ban the use of cash in any transactions over $10,000 by next year, moving the Down Under that much closer to becoming a digital currency society. In a move lauded by Treasurer Scott Morrison as “bad news for criminal gangs, terrorists, and those who just trying to cheat on their tax …”, the government is eyeing the surveillance potential of large transactions made by checks or credit cards connected to banks and hoping to cut down on crime in the process. The ban will...
  • CNN analyst Chris Cillizza deletes tweet showing Trump in crosshairs

    05/16/2018 7:27:34 AM PDT · by simpson96 · 31 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | 5/15/2018 | Eddie Scarry
    Chris Cillizza, a political analyst for CNN, deleted a tweet he sent out Tuesday that included an image appearing to show President Trump in crosshairs. In a separate tweet, Cillizza said the graphic was unintended and the result of a computer program he and his team used. "I’ve deleted a GIF about President Trump," he wrote. "We use @GifGrabber to make our GIFs and it defaults to the image below as a first frame. To clear up any unintended confusion, I’ve removed the tweet." A GIF is a type of digital graphic that sometimes show motion in the image. Cillizza...
  • California Bill Wants To Drop Washington/Lincoln’s Birthday And Replace It With Communist Holiday

    05/12/2018 8:00:15 AM PDT · by mandaladon · 40 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 12 May 2018 | ROB SHIMSHOCK
    The California Assembly discussed Thursday a bill that would replace Abraham Lincoln or George Washington’s birthday with International Socialist Workers’ Day as a paid holiday. California Democrat Assemblyman Miguel Santiago introduced Bill AB-3042, which would allow schools to replace Washington Day and Lincoln Day with Presidents’ Day and install an “International Workers’ Day” — conventionally known as “May Day” — as a second holiday. “I’m aghast that a bill like this would be able to get through committee,” California Republican Assemblyman Matthew Harper said to the Assembly. “Are we in competition to be the laughing stock of the United States?”...
  • 7 Killed in Australian Mass Shooting

    05/11/2018 7:20:34 PM PDT · by ColdOne · 28 replies
    freebeacon.com ^ | 5/11/18 | Stephen Gutowski
    Seven people were killed in a shooting in Western Australia on Friday. Someone in Osmington, Australia, a small village near the town of Margaret River, murdered seven members of the same family. Police responded to a call about the shooting around dawn. They found three generations of the same family killed and recovered two firearms from the scene. "Police are currently responding to what I can only describe as a horrific incident," Western Australia state police commissioner Chris Dawson told the Associated Press. "This devastating tragedy will no doubt have a lasting impact on the families concerned, the whole community...
  • A Cornell Student Gave A Speech In Her Underwear To Protest…Something

    05/10/2018 1:25:52 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 88 replies
    Hotair ^ | 05/10/2018 | John Sexton
    This is the intersectional equivalent of a car wreck. It all took place in a Cornell class titled “Acting in Public” which seems to be a relatively normal speech class based on the syllabus. Last week, a student named Letitia Chai was set to do a practice run of her senior thesis but, for reasons explained below, wound up giving it in her underwear. The crisis began when her professor pointed out that Chai’s cut-off jean shorts might not be ideal for a major presentation. From the Cornell Daily Sun: “The first thing that the professor said to me...
  • Comedian Kathy Griffin Says She's on a 'Kill List' Amid Continued Trump Photo Backlash

    05/09/2018 1:42:14 PM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 79 replies
    IJR ^ | 5/8/18 | CARLIN BECKER
    Continuing to point out the major backlash surrounding her photoshoot with President Donald Trump's fake, decapitated head last year, Kathy Griffin is now insisting she's on a “kill list.” Having taken heat for the offensive photoshoot, the comedian took to Twitter on Monday to let everyone know “things have not gotten better for me.” “In fact, I just found out I’m on a brand new 'Kill List,'” she continued. “Constant death threats and threats of violence toward me in very specific ways. None of the social media platforms I need to make a living and sell my tour tickets will...
  • Hillary Photo Explodes After Eagle-Eyed Observers Notice Big Problem with Coat

    05/08/2018 1:40:54 PM PDT · by a little elbow grease · 136 replies
    westernjournal.com ^ | 5,7/18 | unknown
    Was Hillary Clinton honest with the American people about her health during the 2016 presidential campaign, or has she been hiding a severe condition all this time? That’s the question making the rounds among concerned observers after strange photos of Clinton were published online. While walking on a public sidewalk in New York last week, the former secretary of state was seen with an unnatural protrusion under her unseasonably long coat. Fashion faux pas are not usually that interesting, but Clinton’s appearance was so jarring and puzzling that questions of health were immediately raised.
  • Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William have son

    04/24/2018 9:58:03 AM PDT · by GuavaCheesePuff · 23 replies
    NBC News ^ | April 23, 2018 | Rachel Elbaum
    LONDON — The Duchess of Cambridge gave birth to a boy on Monday, Kensington Palace announced. It is her third child with Britain's Prince William, who accompanied his wife to the hospital. The baby weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces. His name was not immediately announced. The duchess, who was formerly known as Kate Middleton, had been admitted to the Lindo Wing of St. Mary’s Hospital in London earlier Monday. She gave birth at 11:01 a.m. local time (6:01 a.m. ET), royal officials said. Kate and Prince William left the hospital with the infant prince barely eight hours after he was...