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  • NEWSNATION FPU-Herald Poll: Michelle Obama would enter NH primary as frontrunner

    10/15/2019 10:18:51 PM PDT · by rintintin · 14 replies
    Boston Herald ^ | Oct 14 2019 | JULES CRITTENDEN
    Former first lady Michelle Obama would enter the 2020 Democratic New Hampshire primary race as the frontrunner, a new Franklin Pierce University-Boston Herald poll has found — though so far she’s insisted she won’t. The poll, conducted Oct. 9-13, has Elizabeth Warren and Joe Biden tied in the lead of the current Democratic field in the Granite State primary, with Bernie Sanders slightly behind. “Today, the Democratic race is a statistical dead heat between Warren (25%), Biden (24%) and Sanders (22%),” pollster R. Kelly Myers wrote in his summary of the poll results. “If Michelle Obama were to enter the...
  • Schiff, House Intel Chairman, Got Early Account of Whistle-Blower’s Accusations (NY Times!!!)

    10/02/2019 2:28:32 PM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 40 replies
    New York Times ^ | October 2, 2019 | Julian E. Barnes, Michael S. Schmidt and Matthew Rosenberg
    WASHINGTON — The Democratic head of the House Intelligence Committee, Representative Adam B. Schiff of California, learned about the outlines of a C.I.A. officer’s concerns that President Trump had abused his power days before the officer filed a whistle-blower complaint, according to a spokesman and current and former American officials. The early account by the future whistle-blower shows how determined he was to make known his allegations that Mr. Trump asked Ukraine’s government to interfere on his behalf in the 2020 election. It also explains how Mr. Schiff knew to press for the complaint when the Trump administration initially blocked...
  • US Officials Claim Yemen Not Behind Saudi Aramco Attack

    09/16/2019 5:39:37 PM PDT · by robowombat · 8 replies
    Sputnik News ^ | 03:48 16.09.2019
    US Officials Claim Yemen Not Behind Saudi Aramco Attack, Houthis Reveal 'Intel Operation' Sputnik News 02:39 16.09.2019(updated 03:48 16.09.2019) Two Saudi Aramco plants - in Abqaiq and Khurais - were attacked by drones in the early hours of Saturday, leading to massive fires and a suspension of the production of 5.7 million barrels of crude oil per day. The armed Houthi political opposition faction in Yemen earlier claimed responsibility for the attacks. According to senior US officials cited by Reuters, the scope and precision of the attacks came from a west-northwest direction, suggesting that the launch was not made by...
  • Supreme Court Authorizes Trump to Deny Asylum to Central Americans

    09/11/2019 8:19:55 PM PDT · by Helicondelta · 25 replies
    The Wall Street Journal ^ | Sept. 11, 2019
    The Trump administration can deny asylum to Central Americans who cross through to the U.S., the Supreme Court said Wednesday, giving new life to White House efforts to deter a flood of immigrants seeking refuge at the southern border. The policy, one of several measures the Trump administration has taken to deter immigration from Latin America, demands that refugees seek asylum in a safe country they enter before reaching the U.S. The rules effectively cut off most asylum claims by people coming from El Salvador, Guatemala or Honduras. Justice Sonia Sotomayor, joined by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, filed a dissent.
  • Republican Greg Murphy Wins Special Election In NC's 3rd Congressional District

    09/10/2019 8:10:01 PM PDT · by TexasGurl24 · 62 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | 09/10/2019 | Townhall.com
    Republican Dr. Greg Murphy has won the special election in North Carolina's 3rd Congressional District, where he will succeed the late Rep. Walter Jones (R), who passed away in February. The Associated Press called the race with 44 percent of precincts reporting. Murphy had 59 percent of the vote while his opponent, Democrat Allen Thomas had 44 percent of the vote. Murphy was expected to win the district, which leans heavily Republican. Jones had served 13 terms in the district and President Donald Trump won the district by 23 points in 2016.
  • Exclusive: Former Overstock CEO speaks out on his resignation (Peter Strzok)

    08/22/2019 9:40:34 PM PDT · by yesthatjallen · 40 replies
    Fox Business/Youtube ^ | Peter Strzok | Fox Business
    Exclusive: Former Overstock CEO speaks out on his resignation "The apparatus of Washington is going to grind me into the dust." - Overstock.com CEO, Patrick Byrne Overstock.com CEO, Patrick Byrne, resigned amid some 'deep-state' controversy. He exclusively tells FOX Business' 'Bulls & Bears' why he did that.
  • Far-left and far-right groups clash in Portland: Four injured and 13 arrested as tensions...

    08/17/2019 10:53:34 PM PDT · by Morgana · 32 replies
    DAILY MAIL UK ^ | AUG 18, 2019 | AP
    FULL TITLE: Far-left and far-right groups clash in Portland: Four injured and 13 arrested as tensions flare between protesters on streets lined with more than 1,000 cops just hours after President Trump threatened to declare Antifa a 'terror organization' Police arrested at least 13 people and seized metal poles, bear spray and other weapons Saturday as hundreds of far-right protesters and anti-fascist counter-demonstrators swarmed downtown Portland, Oregon. Authorities closed bridges and streets to try to keep the rival groups apart. The city's mayor said the situation was 'potentially dangerous and volatile,' and President Donald Trump tweeted 'Portland is being watched...
  • CBS: ‘Shouting and Shrieking’ Heard from Epstein's Cell on Morning He Died

    08/13/2019 5:16:16 PM PDT · by Steve1999 · 36 replies
    NN ^ | 08-14-19 | Jay Greenberg
    "Shouting and shrieking" sounds were allegedly heard coming from deceased billionaire Jeffrey Epstein's prison cell on the morning he died, according to a report from CBS News.The news outlet reported on Tuesday morning that the sounds were heard from inside Epstein's jail cell at Metropolitan Correction Center, along with the sounds of guards attempting to resuscitate the Clinton-linked registered sex offender.
  • Jeffrey Epstein was not on suicide watch when he hanged himself

    08/10/2019 9:52:34 AM PDT · by conservative98 · 158 replies
    NY Post ^ | August 10, 2019 | 12:37pm | By Eileen AJ Connelly
    Convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein was not on suicide watch in the Manhattan jail where he hanged himself Saturday morning, officials said. Enlarge ImageJeffrey Epstein Jeffrey EpsteinCorbis via Getty Images Department of Justice spokesman Lee Plourde told The Post that Epstein, 66, was not “currently” on watch in his cell at the Manhattan Correctional Facility while he awaited trial on child sex-trafficking charges. Plourde refused to say whether that meant Epstein had been taken off additional monitoring or whether he had never been getting special attention to make sure he did not kill himself. “I’m not going to discuss
  • Dayton mass shooter Connor Betts slaughtered own sister during rampage: officials

    08/04/2019 1:46:30 PM PDT · by conservative98 · 50 replies
    NY Post ^ | August 4, 2019 | 1:59pm | Aaron Feis
    The Dayton mass shooting gunman’s sister and her boyfriend were among the nine victims killed in the slaughter, officials revealed Sunday. Suspect killed after mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio Megan Betts, 22, was shot dead when her brother, 24-year-old Connor Betts, opened fire [cut] Officials confirmed that one of the male victims was Megan Betts’ boyfriend
  • Multiple people have been killed in a shooting in El Paso, Texas, police say

    08/03/2019 12:17:58 PM PDT · by libstripper · 82 replies
    CNN ^ | Aug. 3, 2019, 3:08 pm, EDT | Dakin Andone & Hollie Silverman
    (CNN)Multiple people were killed Saturday in a shooting in El Paso, Texas, according to local police. At least one person is in custody, El Paso Police Sgt. Enrique Castillo told reporters, and authorities don't believe there is an ongoing threat.
  • Navy Declares Pilot in Death Valley Super Hornet Crash Dead

    08/02/2019 10:02:11 AM PDT · by robowombat · 15 replies
    USNI News ^ | August 1, 2019 4:21 PM | Sam LaGrone
    Navy Declares Pilot in Death Valley Super Hornet Crash Dead By: Sam LaGrone August 1, 2019 3:35 PM • Updated: August 1, 2019 4:21 PM An F/A-18E Super Hornet, assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 151, flies over the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) in the Pacific Ocean, Feb. 19, 2019. The John C. Stennis is deployed to the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations in support of security and stability in the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Grant G. Grady) The pilot of a single-seat F/A-18E fighter that crashed on...
  • Elijah Cummings’ Baltimore home broken into: cops

    08/01/2019 6:45:21 PM PDT · by Berlin_Freeper · 47 replies
    nypost.com ^ | August 1, 2019 | Tamar Lapin
    Rep. Elijah Cummings’ Baltimore home was broken into over the weekend, police and a report said Thursday. The burglary took place Saturday around 3:40 a.m. at the house in the 200 block of Madison Avenue, a Baltimore Police Department spokeswoman said.
  • BREAKING: Gilroy Shooter Identified as Iranian-American With Islamic Imagery on Instagram

    07/29/2019 12:03:27 PM PDT · by Kevin in California · 120 replies
    Laura Loomer ^ | 07-29-2019 | Peter M. D'Abroska
    The shooter who killed three people and wounded at least 11 more has been identified as Santino Willian Legan, a described Iranian American. Legan had an Instagram account on which he shared only three photos. One of the photos depicted Ali Asghar Vahabzadeh, Legan’s maternal grandfather.
  • Federal judge tosses March for Life attendee's $25M defamation lawsuit against Washington Post

    07/26/2019 3:24:04 PM PDT · by Coronal · 29 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | July 26, 2019 | Valerie Richardson
    A federal judge dismissed Friday the $25 million defamation lawsuit filed against the Washington Post by Kentucky teen Nicholas Sandmann over the newspaper’s coverage of his viral encounter with an elderly Native American activist at the Lincoln Memorial. Senior U.S. District Court Judge William O. Bertelsman found that activist Nathan Phillips may have been wrong when he said he was “blocked” by the teen and not allowed to “retreat,” but that such statements represented opinion protected by the First Amendment. “And The Post is not liable for publishing these opinions, for the reasons discussed in this Opinion,” said the 36-page...
  • Congresswoman Ilhan Omar Wants to Force Americans to Fund Abortions for Illegal Immigrants

    07/25/2019 9:52:02 PM PDT · by Morgana · 14 replies
    LIFE NEWS ^ | July 23, 2019 | Micaiah Bilger
    Minnesota Congresswoman Ilhan Omar believes illegal immigrants are entitled to free, taxpayer-funded abortions in America. On Monday, the Democratic representative argued that abortions are “medical care” and those crossing the border illegally deserve easy access to them, the Daily Caller reports. “No one should fear receiving medical care because they are undocumented. We must ensure that all people in our country have access to reproductive health care,” Omar wrote on Twitter. Under the tweet, she shared a Vox article that argues her radical pro-abortion position. “Immigration and reproductive rights are often treated as separate issues by the media and the...
  • NEW DETAILS: Police report disputes Georgia lawmaker’s account of Publix incident

    07/23/2019 10:11:11 PM PDT · by TigerClaws · 41 replies
    A witness to a heated grocery store encounter between state Rep. Erica Thomas and a man she accused of uttering racist comments told authorities she didn’t hear him make those remarks, according to a Cobb County police report. A Publix employee told a Cobb County officer that she witnessed part of the conversation and heard Thomas “continuously tell Eric Sparkes to ‘Go back where you came from!’” but did not hear Sparkes utter those words to Thomas.In a tearful video, Thomas accused Sparkes of using that phrase, which echoes a tweet by President Donald Trump that sparked a national uproar....
  • Trans Woman In Genital Waxing Case Applies For Permit To Host Semi-Nude Public Pool Party

    07/23/2019 6:36:14 PM PDT · by softengine · 37 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | July 22, 2019 | ELLIE GARDEY
    The transgender woman who filed gender-identity discrimination complaints against mostly poor, immigrant women for refusing to bikini wax biological male genitalia is seeking permission to hold three “topless” swims for people ages 12 and up, and parents would be barred from attending. Jessica Yaniv is scheduled to appear before the Township of Langley Council in British Columbia, Canada, July 22 at 7:00 pm to ask for permission for an “All-Bodies Swims” at three community pools where individuals, including girls as young as 12, will be permitted to be topless. The swim is for kids who identify as “LGBTQ2S+”. In the...
  • 'Top Gun' sequel, co-produced by China's Tencent, appears to remove Japanese, Taiwanese flags

    07/21/2019 10:52:52 AM PDT · by DeathBeforeDishonor1 · 28 replies
    Japan Times ^ | 7/21/19 | Jesse Johnson
    Eagle-eyed viewers have spotted a curious discrepancy in the first trailer for “Top Gun: Maverick,” the sequel to the beloved ’80s classic “Top Gun,” which Paramount debuted Thursday — the patches on the iconic leather jacket worn by star Tom Cruise no longer bear the Taiwanese and Japanese flags. One possible reason for the difference could be that “Top Gun: Maverick” is being produced, in part, by Tencent Pictures, a Chinese film distributor and production company. Tencent has co-financed films like “Wonder Woman,” “Kong: Skull Island,” “Venom” and the upcoming “Terminator: Dark Fate.” China and Japan have long had a...
  • Trump-supporting Miss Michigan stripped of title.

    07/19/2019 8:33:53 PM PDT · by Rudolphus · 60 replies
    Yahoo Lifestyle ^ | July 19, 2019 | Kerry Justich
    The Miss World America organization is under fire after stripping a President Donald Trump–supporting model of her Miss Michigan title over “racist, Islamophobic, and insensitive” tweets. Kathy Zhu, 20, is a University of Michigan student who won the 2019 Michigan World America title on Sunday. However, her reign was cut short after organizers became aware of Zhu’s controversial Twitter account days later.