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  • Accused serial killer healthcare worker tied to a THOUSAND unexplained deaths of elderly patients is indicted on additional murder charges

    02/28/2020 4:51:57 PM PST · by grey_whiskers · 43 replies
    Daily Mail UK ^ | Feb 26, 2020 | FRANCES MULRANEY and VALERIE EDWARDS
    An immigrant healthcare worker has been indicted on two further counts of capital murder in North Texas after previously being charged with smothering almost a dozen elderly women to death. A Dallas County Grand Jury on Tuesday indicted Billy Chemirmir, 47, on murder charges in the deaths of Leah Corken, 83, and Juanita Prudy, 82.
  • Plague Inc. game about pandemics kicked out of China App Store, creators say

    02/28/2020 3:44:22 AM PST · by Libloather · 6 replies
    Cnet ^ | 2/27/20 | Erin Carson
    Makers of mobile game Plague Inc. say the game is no longer available in the China App Store. In a blog post Thursday, Ndemic Creations said the app, which lets players simulate and strategize the spread of disease globally, was taken down because it "includes content that is illegal in China as determined by the Cyberspace Administration of China." "It's not clear to us if this removal is linked to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak that China is facing," the company said in the post. "However, Plague Inc.'s educational importance has been repeatedly recognized by organizations like the CDC." In 2013,...
  • Iowa caucus madness could end today with recount results (still counting)

    02/27/2020 3:14:39 PM PST · by Libloather · 10 replies
    KCCI ^ | 2/27/20
    The Iowa Caucus madness could be over as early as today. The Iowa Democratic Party spent the past two days recounting some results. Twenty-three precincts were recounted after the campaigns for Bernie Sanders and Pete Buttigieg made the request. The party hasn't said when it'll release the final count.
  • Elizabeth Warren wants to defund Trump’s border wall and use the money to fight coronavirus

    02/27/2020 2:59:16 PM PST · by Libloather · 62 replies
    CNBC ^ | 2/27/20 | Jacob Pramuk
    Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., unveiled a bill Thursday to divert money from President Donald Trump’s border wall to the U.S. coronavirus response. As concerns rise about the outbreak spreading in the U.S., the 2020 Democratic presidential candidate argued the $1.25 billion in emergency funding sought by the president is inadequate. With the proposal, Warren not only aims to confront a budding public health crisis but also looks to knock a Trump policy she has called racist and divisive. “The coronavirus outbreak poses serious health, diplomatic, and economic threats to the United States, and we must be prepared to confront it...
  • New York Times: Superdelegates open to brokered convention to block Sanders from nomination

    02/27/2020 2:47:49 PM PST · by Libloather · 37 replies
    CNN ^ | 2/27/20 | Veronica Stracqualursi
    (CNN) Some national and state Democratic party leaders concerned about Sen. Bernie Sanders' candidacy are willing to risk a messy, brokered national convention this summer, which could be potentially damaging to the party, to prevent the self-described Democratic socialist from becoming the nominee, The New York Times reported. Of the 93 superdelegates the Times interviewed, a majority expressed an "overwhelming opposition" to naming Sanders the party's nominee if he wins a plurality of pledged delegates before the Democratic National Convention in July. The vast majority also predicted that no candidate would secure the party's nomination during the primaries and that...
  • Taiwanese professor says Wuhan coronavirus likely man-made

    02/27/2020 12:51:48 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 25 replies
    Taiwan News ^ | 02/25/2020 | By Keoni Everington
    As the Wuhan coronavirus continues to spread like wildfire across the globe, a National Taiwan University (NTU) professor on Saturday (Feb. 22) said the virus is likely man-made, based on its unusual structure. At a seminar on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) hosted by the Taiwan Public Health Association at NTU, Fang Chi-tai (方啟泰), a professor at NTU's College of Public Health, addressed the many theories circulating that the virus somehow leaked from or was released from the Wuhan Institute of Virology biosafety level 4 laboratory (BSL-4 Lab). He said that what is known is that there are many deadly viruses...
  • New proposal for income-based parking ticket fines in Boston

    02/27/2020 3:37:10 AM PST · by Libloather · 31 replies
    ABC 'News' ^ | 2/26/20
    A new proposal on the docket in Boston on Wednesday could determine how much residents pay for parking tickets. The Boston City Council was to meet at noon Wednesday to discuss new legislation which will include a hearing order for potential income-adjusted fines on parking violations. Recently elected city councilor at-large Julia Mejia filed the hearing order on Monday and has been vocal about the idea on Twitter. "I am introducing legislation on income-adjusting parking tickets so low-income families don’t have to decide between paying a parking ticket or putting food on their table," she wrote.
  • 'Block her in': Sanders supporters swarm Illinois Democratic congressional candidate's car

    02/27/2020 2:18:41 AM PST · by Libloather · 25 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | 2/26/20 | Anthony Leonardi
    A group of Sen. Bernie Sanders supporters attempted to intimidate an Illinois Democratic congressional candidate into supporting the socialist's agenda. The Vermont senator's supporters on Monday live-streamed their activity on social media while Betsy Dirksen Londrigan concluded a campaign appearance in Champaign, Illinois. Following the event, the group challenged Londrigan to debate Illinois socialist candidate Stefanie Smith. "Where did she go?" one person in the video can be heard asking. "She's going out. Let's go." The Sanders supporters then surrounded Londrigan's vehicle, telling each other to "block her in" and to "get by her window!" One of the agitators can...
  • Tonight’s Democratic Debate In South Carolina Could Finally See Tough Talk On Climate (ZERO questions asked, bartender pissed)

    02/26/2020 5:11:42 PM PST · by Libloather · 8 replies
    Forbes ^ | 2/25/20 | Eric Mack
    Charleston, South Carolina got a glimpse of its potential future in September when Hurricane Dorian grazed the South Carolina coast, bringing the three-headed monster of heavy rain, storm surge and extreme high tides with it. Tuesday night, seven Democratic candidates for President will take the stage in Charleston and try to make their cases for how they’ll stem the intensification of climate change, which is fueling that future marked by increased risk of powerful storms and chronic flooding across the Southeast. It’s been less than a week since the last Democratic debate in Nevada, where six candidates - former New...
  • Fred Fleitz: Trump should stop sharing sensitive intelligence with leaker Adam Schiff

    02/26/2020 4:58:28 PM PST · by Libloather · 13 replies
    Fox News ^ | 2/26/20 | Fred Fleitz
    Leaks have emerged of classified comments that an American intelligence official made to the House Intelligence Committee about efforts by Russia to "help" President Trump win the 2020 presidential election. It's the latest in a string of alleged illegal leaks of classified information from Democratic committee members, including Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif. It is long overdue for the Trump administration to stop these leaks by cutting off Schiff’s access to sensitive intelligence. According to House Republican intelligence committee members and Trump officials, there is no evidence for the intelligence official’s claim that Russia wants Trump to win the election and...
  • Former Mayor Pugh apologizes to residents of Baltimore in video on eve of sentencing: ‘I really messed up’

    02/26/2020 4:45:17 PM PST · by Libloather · 15 replies
    Baltimore Sun ^ | 2/26/20 | JUSTIN FENTON
    On the eve of her sentencing on federal fraud and tax charges, former Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh is apologizing for her conduct in a video submitted by her attorneys to the court. “I accept responsibility,” Pugh says in the 13-minute video. “I accept total responsibility. I’ve pled guilty. And I’m sorry. I don’t know any other words that could be strong. I am so sorry.” The conclusion of the video shows Pugh, with her hands clasped in front of her face, with a voice-over of her saying: “When I think about me and my capacity and my capabilities and all...
  • Is Voter Fraud Real?

    02/26/2020 12:21:43 PM PST · by Dogbert41 · 41 replies
    youtube ^ | 02/24/2020 | Eric Eggers of PragerU
    What is the greatest threat to free and fair elections in America? Here’s a hint: it’s not Russia or any other foreign power. It’s not a person, either. It’s something much more subtle, and much more dangerous. Investigative reporter Eric Eggers has the answer.
  • How Obama Infiltrated the Trump Administration

    02/26/2020 11:44:09 AM PST · by Dogbert41 · 17 replies
    Youtube ^ | 02/24/2020 | Millennial Millie
    Millennial Millie reveals the ultimate back story of how Barack Obama attempted to use an executive order to prevent Donald Trump from fully becoming President and how Trump cleverly got around it.
  • Russians Declare Election Too Chaotic For Them To Successfully Interfere

    02/26/2020 11:24:45 AM PST · by Forgiven_Sinner · 8 replies
    The Babylon Bee satire site ^ | February 25th, 2020 | The Babylon Bee
    MOSCOW—The Russians were excited once again for a U.S. presidential election in which they could interfere to sow division and discord, but their excitement soon turned to dismay when they found an election already too chaotic for them to follow. “Everyone is ready to tear each other apart in the Democratic primary,” commented Aleksei Teplov, a Russian hacker. “It seems like if we tried to add any more chaos, it would just be a drop in the ocean.” Teplov described how anytime they tried to get people to turn against each other, it was always overshadowed by a grassroots campaign...
  • Wilmington Republican primary rivals spar over candidate’s YouTube videos (tub of grits)

    02/26/2020 3:53:18 AM PST · by Libloather · 4 replies
    Port City Daily ^ | 2/23/20 | Benjamin Schachtman
    WILMINGTON - The two Republican candidates squaring off in the primary race for District 20 are at odds over one of the candidate’s YouTube videos, which portrayed his female employees wrestling in a small tub of grits, apparently to secure a promotion. **SNIP** Prior to their removal, several videos - narrated by LaNasa - appeared to show two of LaNasa’s female employees, one clothed and one wearing a bikini bathing suit, wrestling in a tub of grits. The incident apparently occurred at the Hardwire Tattoo location on North Front Street in downtown Wilmington. The video was dated August 2012. The...
  • 10 Things You Can Do About Climate Change, According To The Shepherds Of The Paris Agreement (only 10.92 years left)

    02/25/2020 2:58:13 PM PST · by Libloather · 32 replies
    Forbes ^ | 2/25/20 | Jeff McMahon
    **SNIP** Radical optimism echoes an organization the authors formed, Global Optimism, to combat pessimism and denialism. Endless abundance is the sense that there are resources enough for all, to combat competitiveness and tribalism. Radical regeneration means caring for both nature and oneself, to combat exploitation and burnout. Then the authors get to action. “We have discussed the mindset everyone needs to cultivate in order to meet the global challenge of the climate crisis, but on its own, this is not enough,” they write. “For change to become transformational, our change in mindset must manifest in our actions.” **SNIP** 1 Let...
  • Q Anon: 02/25/20 Trust Trump's Plan ~ Vol.220, Q Day 851

    02/25/2020 10:14:36 AM PST · by ransomnote · 1,269 replies
    qmap.pub ^ | 02/25/20 | FReeQs and Freepers, vanity
    Q is the result of the sacrifices and commitment of countless patriots to win back our captured country from the Deep State and achieve the transformation President Trump promised in this campaign video. President Trump has said the awakening of the public is key to this transformation. Q describes this awakening as follows: "The Great Awakening ('Freedom of Thought’), was designed and created not only as a backchannel to the public (away from the longstanding ‘mind’ control of the corrupt & heavily biased media) to endure future events through transparency and regeneration of individual thought (breaking the chains of...
  • Steve Bannon: Pandemic! Coronavirus Is Out of Control In China

    02/24/2020 5:29:38 PM PST · by SunkenCiv · 44 replies
    YouTube ^ | February 24, 2020 | Zooming In with Simone Gao
    #China says the #coronavirus #epidemic is calming down, but is it really so? Stephen K Bannon, host of #WarRoomPandemic sat down with me to discuss the most critical aspects of this pandemic: What’s the truth in China? Why did the Chinese government still refuse to let the American experts in? Could the virus be made in a lab? Why does the Chinese Communist Leadership rush #biosafety legislation? Could America see generic drug shortages if the epidemic prolongs? - Subscribe for updates: http://bit.ly/SimoneGao Zooming In is a weekly in-depth/investigative report program hosted by the award-winning journalist Simone Gao. Described as a...
  • Focused Iowa Caucus Recount Begins This Week (still counting)

    02/24/2020 3:47:56 PM PST · by Libloather · 6 replies
    MSN ^ | 2/24/20 | Kelly Maricle
    DES MOINES, Iowa - Tuesday, the Iowa Democratic Party will begin recounting select results from the Iowa Caucus. The party has agreed to re-tally results from twenty-three different precincts. Fourteen of those precincts were requested by Pete Buttigieg’s campaign and another 10 were requested from Bernie Sanders’ campaign. Administrators will conduct the recount and it will be overseen by the IDP’s recanvass and recount committee, with both campaigns able to have representatives present. It is expected to take two days to complete.
  • Only 2/4 English speaking tv stations in Miami reported Sanders' Cuba remarks

    02/24/2020 1:07:33 PM PST · by SoFloFreeper · 15 replies
    02/24/2020 | sff
    Just did a quick check on the four tv stations in Miami. If you didn't know, Crazy Bernie praised the communist regime in Cuba on 60 Minutes. Lots of people fled Cuba for south Florida. You might think the local Miami media would be interested in such a story, but not so much. The CBS station did cover it--after all, 60 Minutes is on CBS. The NBC station WTVJ also has a story on the web site mentioning Bernie's dumb remarks. ABC and Fox have not.