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  • Trump Nominates New Attorney General

    12/07/2018 7:15:53 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 123 replies
    Townhall ^ | 12/07/2018 | Cortney O'Brien
    President Trump has nominated a "brilliant man" to replace Jeff Sessions as attorney general, the president said outside the White House Friday. He has tapped William Barr, former attorney general for the late President George H. W. Bush, for the position. BREAKING; “I think he will serve with great distinction.” President Trump announces William Barr as new attorney general pic.twitter.com/mKzYDZgNj9— TODAY (@TODAYshow) December 7, 2018 Trump said he "did not know" Barr until recently, but found him to be respected by lawmakers from both partIes. He predicted the process will go "very quickly."  However, Democrats have hinted that they will...
  • G-20 Summit Buenos Aires, Argentina 30 November 1 December 2018.....

    11/29/2018 10:22:28 PM PST · by caww · 32 replies
    caww ^ | 11/29/2018 | caww
    The anchor of the local TV news station in Buenos Aires said of all the world leaders there for the G2 Summit the people are the most fascinated with are President Trump and The First Lady.
  • Comey challenges House GOP subpoena in federal court

    11/29/2018 2:25:30 PM PST · by Trump_the_Evil_Left · 74 replies
    The Hill ^ | November 29, 2018 | Morgan Chalfant
    Former FBI Director James Comey is challenging a subpoena from House Republicans for his closed-door testimony in federal court. Court records show that Comey filed a motion in federal court in Washington, D.C., on Thursday to quash a subpoena from the House Oversight and Judiciary Committees for his testimony on Dec. 3. Comey has previously said that he would welcome testifying in public but would fight the subpoena for a closed-door appearance
  • Laura Loomer is chained to the front door at Twitter Headquarters.

    11/29/2018 1:21:51 PM PST · by afterhoursarmory · 130 replies
    PSCP ^ | Today | Me
    https://www.pscp.tv/w/1BdGYOmrVNQxX Live feed at link above. Laura Loomer is chained to the front door at Twitter Headquarters.
  • German Chancellors Plane Headed to G20 Makes Emergency Landing

    11/29/2018 12:47:16 PM PST · by McGruff · 27 replies
    Breaking 911 ^ | November 29, 2018
    German Chancellor Angela Merkels plane, headed to the G20 Summit in Argentina, was forced to make an emergency landing, her office said, with German media reporting the plane had experienced electronic problems mid-flight. The plane, tagged as the Konrad Adenauer, had to return after making its way an hour into the 15-hour-long flight to Buenos Aires, with images from the airport in Cologne showing emergency services on standby for her arrival.
  • Stand by for breaking Mueller news...

    11/29/2018 6:04:25 AM PST · by UKrepublican · 108 replies
    BREAKING NOW: @ABC Special Report on breaking news in the Mueller investigation imminent.— GeorgeStephanopoulos (@GStephanopoulos) 29 November 2018
  • Active shooter reported at Walter Reed Military Hospital [drill]

    11/27/2018 11:48:12 AM PST · by rightwingintelligentsia · 38 replies
    Cox Media via WPXI ^ | November 27, 2018
    There are reports of an active shooter situation at Walter Reed Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland.
  • Mueller: Manafort has lied to FBI, special counsel's office since plea deal

    11/26/2018 4:23:48 PM PST · by rdl6989 · 83 replies
    Fox News ^ | November 26, 2018
    Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort lied to the FBI and Special Counsel Robert Mueller's office "on a variety of subject matters" since his plea deal thereby violating the agreement, Mueller said in a court filing submitted Monday night, while adding that Manafort claims he's been truthful.
  • Migrants enveloped in tear gas after heading toward US

    11/25/2018 3:37:02 PM PST · by Beautiful_Gracious_Skies · 170 replies
    AP ^ | November 25, 2018 | Christopher Sherman
    Migrants approaching the U.S. border... were enveloped with tear gas Sunday after a few tried to breach the fence separating the two countries.... Honduran migrant Ana Zuniga, 23, said she saw migrants open a small hole in concertina wire at a gap on the Mexican side of a levee, at which point U.S. agents fired tear gas at them.... Mexicos Milenio TV also showed images of several migrants at the border trying to jump over the fence.... U.S. Border Patrol helicopters flew overhead, while U.S. agents held vigil on foot beyond the wire fence.... ... several hundred Central American migrants...
  • Crash: Lion B38M near Jakarta on Oct 29th 2018, .....

    11/24/2018 8:15:34 PM PST · by the_daug · 54 replies
    The Aviation Herald ^ | Last Update: Saturday, Nov 24th 2018 22:46Z | Simon Hradecky
    On Nov 22nd 2018 the KNKT gave a presentation to Indonesia's Parliament about the findings so far. The KNKT told the parliament that the FDR contained 1790 parameters spanning 19 flights. The last two flights, the flight from Denpasar to Jakarta as well as the accident flight, were showing the same issue, the right hand speed (first officer's IAS) signficantly higher than the left hand speed (captain's speed). The captain's AoA indicated about 20 degrees higher than the first officer's AoA. As result the left stick shaker activated immediately after takeoff and operated, with a brief period where it stopped...
  • Chuck Todd rips 'absurd' White House rules: No serious journalist will follow these

    11/20/2018 11:11:49 AM PST · by yesthatjallen · 106 replies
    The Hill ^ | 11/20/18 | Michael Burke
    NBC host Chuck Todd on Tuesday criticized the White House's new rules for reporters at presidential news conferences, calling them "absurd" and predicting that journalists won't follow them. "These arent exactly pro first amendment rules. I assume there isnt a single serious journalist in the WH press corps who would abide by these absurd 'rules.' Manners is one thing, but regulating follow ups is a form of censorship," he wrote in a tweet. The White House announced the new rules on Monday after restoring the press credential of CNN reporter Jim Acosta. It had been revoked last week after he...
  • 'Tijuana first!': protests grow against migrant caravan in Mexico

    11/19/2018 1:20:53 PM PST · by Eleutheria5 · 70 replies
    Guardian ^ | 18/11/18
    Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7VYRKtUrnuw Tensions have risen in Tijuana as members of the Central American migrant caravan continue to arrive at the Mexican border city, while US troops continue to tighten security along the frontier. On Sunday, anti-caravan protesters chanted: Out Hondurans, we dont want you here, Tijuana first and Long live Mexico, and waved Mexican flags and signs reading no to the invasion and no more migrants. The group, which at its height numbered about 300, gathered in front of a statue of the Aztec warrior Cuauhtmoc before making their way to a sports complex serving as a temporary shelter to...
  • Final Florida Senate Count (Scott wins by 10,033)

    11/18/2018 10:29:55 AM PST · by TexasGurl24 · 166 replies
    Florida Department of Elections ^ | 11/18/2018 | Florida Department of Elections
    United States Senator Rick Scott 4,099,505 50.05% Bill Nelson 4,089,472 49.93% Machine and Manual Recounts Completed
  • Dem rep talks of use of nukes if people will not submit to gun confiscation

    11/16/2018 12:54:53 PM PST · by dirtboy · 217 replies
    Twitter ^ | 11/16 | Rep. Eric Swalwell
    And it would be a short war my friend. The government has nukes.
  • Mia Love takes the lead in UT-4

    11/16/2018 4:57:00 PM PST · by TexasGurl24 · 68 replies
    Utah SOS ^ | 11/16/18 | Utah SOS
    Candidate % Popular Vote Popular Vote MIA B. LOVE REPUBLICAN 50.08% 129006 BEN MCADAMS DEMOCRATIC 49.92% 128587
  • Judge Grants CNNs Motion to Restore Jim Acostas White House Press Pass

    11/16/2018 7:34:16 AM PST · by BlackFemaleArmyColonel · 246 replies
    The Wall Street Journal ^ | 16 Nov 18 | Byron Tau
    The cable network made an emergency request so its correspondent could have access to the White House as lawsuit continues. WASHINGTONA federal judge granted an emergency motion to restore the White House press credential of CNN correspondent Jim Acostaa victory for the network in a closely watched press-freedom case. The lawsuit could determine whether the government can ban individual reporters from public buildings. District Judge Timothy Kelly, who was appointed to the bench by President Trump, granted CNNs request for a restraining order temporarily restoring Mr. Acostas press access to the White House while the case proceeds. Lawyers for Mr....
  • Florida orders first ever statewide hand-recounts as legal fights continue

    11/15/2018 2:55:02 PM PST · by Red Badger · 95 replies
    www.tampabay.com ^ | 11/15/2018 | By David Smiley
    Following a five-day machine recount of the more than 8.3 million votes cast in the Nov. 6 elections, Secretary of State Ken Detzner ordered hand recounts Thursday afternoon. An unprecedented statewide hand recount is now under way in the Sunshine State, further extending a high-stakes, partisan battle over every last vote in Florida's crucial U.S. Senate race. Following a five-day machine recount of the more than 8.3 million votes cast in the Nov. 6 elections, Secretary of State Ken Detzner ordered hand recounts Thursday afternoon in the race between U.S. Sen Bill Nelson and Gov. Rick Scott, and also the...
  • Scott GAINS votes in recount.

    11/15/2018 12:33:45 PM PST · by TexasGurl24 · 115 replies
    ScottforFlorida ^ | 11/15/18 | Rick Scott
    With the statewide machine recount finished, our margin of victory has increased by nearly 1000 votes. @SenBillNelson, its time to admit this race is over.
  • Winds of Change: The Case for New Digital Currency (IMF urges cashless global currency)

    11/15/2018 11:54:04 AM PST · by MarchonDC09122009 · 80 replies
    IMF.org ^ | 11/15/2018 | IMF
    https://www.imf.org/en/News/Articles/2018/11/13/sp111418-winds-of-change-the-case-for-new-digital-currency Winds of Change: The Case for New Digital Currency By Christine Lagarde, IMF Managing Director Singapore Fintech Festival November 14, 2018 Full text As prepared for delivery Introduction Distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemengood morning and thank you for the opportunity to participate in this important event. In Singapore, it is often windy. Winds here bring change, and opportunity. Historically, they blew ships to its port. These resupplied while waiting for the Monsoon to pass, for the seasons to change. Change is the only constant, wrote the ancient Greek philosopher, Heraclitus of Ephesus. Singapore knows this. You know this. It...
  • Pelosi Thanks Al Sharpton for Saving America

    11/14/2018 4:47:32 PM PST · by Sub-Driver · 37 replies
    Pelosi Thanks Al Sharpton for Saving America BY: Cameron Cawthorne Follow @@Cam_Cawthorne November 14, 2018 5:59 pm House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) on Wednesday praised MSNBC host Rev. Al Sharpton and thanked him for "saving America." Pelosi spoke at the National Action Network's (NAN) legislative and policy conference, where she laid out the Democratic Party's agenda before introducing Sharpton, who founded the non-profit civil rights organization in 1991. The organization was focused on turning out voters during the midterms. "We are going to be visionary. We are going to be unifying. We are going to be healing. We...