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  • Diplomatic Security special agent, who has ties to Dayton area, is found dead in Potomac River

    08/31/2017 9:04:01 PM PDT · by Lorianne · 94 replies
    WHIO ^ | 31 August 2017
    Kurt Smolek, a Diplomatic Security special agent with the State Department and Dayton Police Academy graduate, was found dead in the Potomac River on Wednesday and the cause is listed as undetermined pending an autopsy. We're hearing tonight that Smolek, 45, is a 1998 academy graduate and one of his assignments as a special agent was as a member of Condoleezza Rice's security team. According to DC Metro police, Smolek was last seen Monday, Aug. 28, in the 600 block of Water Street, Southwest, about 10 p.m. A missing persons bulletin described hims as white with graying brown hair, brown...
  • George Webb - says Former FBI Agent of FBI Dep Dir-- A "cancer" Inside the FBI

    08/31/2017 12:12:44 PM PDT · by Ernest_at_the_Beach · 49 replies
    twitter.com ^ | Aug 21, 2017 | George Webb
  • Was Benghazi Survivor David Ubben GRS or DSS?

    07/31/2013 6:33:38 PM PDT · by Katechon · 41 replies
    July 31, 2013 | Katechon
    CIA’s Global Response Staff (GRS) Part of the expansion of the CIA’s paramilitary capabilities, GRS units are *secret* security forces created after the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks. Ty Woods and Glen Doherty were both members of the CIA’s GRS, an organization that has recruited hundreds of former U.S. Special Forces operatives and veterans of police department SWAT teams to serve as armed guards to provide a layer of security for CIA officers in high-risk outposts, whose counterterrorism assignments carry a level of risk. Was David Ubben working for the GRS as a contractor ??
  • DSS Debacle: Six Months in the Making (Guilford County's food stamp mess)

    04/22/2014 2:39:12 AM PDT · by Libloather · 10 replies
    Rhino Times ^ | 4/17/14 | SCOTT D. YOST
    The Guilford County Department of Social Services (DSS) scandal has left a mountain of questions in its wake as to how it came about, and now county officials investigating the matter are finally starting to get some answers. **SNIP** One Guilford County DSS employee told the Rhino Times this week that the problems in the department go very deep and this latest crisis is just one manifestation of those issues. “No management manages,” the employee wrote in an email. “No policy is completely followed. People are authorized benefits that are not thoroughly evaluated. Workers have to keep authorizing clients that...
  • 11 y/o Boy Handcuffed to Porch with Dead Chicken Tied Around Neck

    11/19/2013 5:59:44 AM PST · by GoreFreeTN · 35 replies
    FOX 8 Winston-Salem NC ^ | 12:40pm, November 18, 2013 | Compiled by Web Staff
    <p>CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Authorities say it appears the 11-year-old boy found handcuffed to a porch with a dead chicken around his neck was routinely handcuffed in the home.</p> <p>Union County Sheriff’s Capt. Cody Luke also told The Charlotte Observer on Sunday that human waste was found on the home’s floor.</p>
  • Col David Hunt transcript: Real-Time Proof of Benghazi Negligence and Cover-up

    10/18/2012 3:22:56 PM PDT · by thouworm · 137 replies
    Howie Carr interview with Col David Hunt ^ | October 12, 2012 | Col David Hunt
    Fox military analyst Col. David Hunt checked in with us again after the revelation that there were multiple listening posts which heard the cries for help from the US Embassy in Libya, and none of them did anything.
  • Moms sue to keep DSS in city

    07/15/2011 3:01:48 AM PDT · by Upstate NY Guy · 17 replies
    Register Star ^ | July 15, 2011 | Jamie Larson
    HUDSON, NY — A group of nine Hudson mothers, all clients of the Department of Social Services, have filed a lawsuit against the Columbia County government in an attempt to stop the county plan to move DSS two miles out of the city to the former Walmart building on Fairview Avenue in Greenport. The group, who all say they walk to the current DSS location at 25 Railroad Avenue, are bringing an Article Seven lawsuit against the county stating that the plan is moving forward without needed social, environmental or traffic impact studies. The legal action states that ignoring these...
  • ...Breuer Announces New Human Rights and Special Prosecutions Section in Criminal Division

    03/31/2010 12:04:07 AM PDT · by Cindy · 4 replies · 549+ views
    Note: The following text is a quote: Department of Justice Office of Public Affairs FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, March 30, 2010 Assistant Attorney General Lanny A. Breuer Announces New Human Rights and Special Prosecutions Section in Criminal Division Office of Special Investigations and Domestic Security Section Merge to Strengthen Human Rights Violator Program WASHINGTON – Today Assistant Attorney General Lanny A. Breuer of the Criminal Division announced the formation of the Human Rights and Special Prosecutions Section (HRSP), the first new section to be formed in the Criminal Division since 2008. The new section represents a merger of the Criminal...
  • 'Child defender' beat his kid: cops (anti-child abuse DA arrested for child abuse)

    03/20/2010 8:12:02 AM PDT · by Behind Liberal Lines · 14 replies · 995+ views
    New York Post ^ | Last Updated: 6:14 AM, March 20, 2010 | By JAMIE SCHRAM and MURRAY WEISS
    A churchgoing former child-abuse prosecutor and his wife allegedly beat their naked 8-year-old daughter for hours with a belt -- leaving bruises and puncture wounds on the girl's arms and legs... Norman White, 34, and Alegra White, 27, of Crown Heights, Brooklyn, surrendered late Thursday after the third-grader told her teachers. Wednesday's beating may have lasted up to seven hours, said sources... The 6-foot-1, 205-pound White worked in the Brooklyn DA's Office from September 2001 to June 2003 and spent his last year there in the Crimes Against Children Unit.
  • Since ancient scribes were so totally accurate ... mistakes ...? (Ecumenical)

    02/22/2010 9:47:13 PM PST · by restornu · 254 replies · 1,934+ views
    Since ancient scribes were so totally accurate in their work, how could any mistakes ever enter into the Bible? There is a myth among some circles that ancient scribes were so incredibly cautious, making sure that every letter was perfectly copied, that they never produced any mistakes when copying the manuscripts, and thus all ancient manuscripts agree with each other. This is entirely bogus - a deceptive lie or statement of shear stupidity. The great Hebrew scholar, Emmanuel Tov, for example, has discussed numerous scribal problems in Hebrew manuscripts. In a 1994 lecture entitled "The Hebrew Bible and the Dead...
  • Lesbian Lovers Found Dead [Fugitive Murderers]; Search Continues For Missing Son

    11/19/2008 2:39:23 PM PST · by TaxRelief · 11 replies · 1,020+ views
    America's Most Wanted ^ | Nov. 19, 2008 | Staff
    After years on the run, the saga of Tina Loesch and her lover, Sky Hanson, ended hours after AMW aired their story on Nov. 15, 2008. While the couple took their own lives in what cops are calling a suicide pact, the investigation is far from over as authorities in three states search for Kristopher Loesch. Capture archive: http://www.amw.com/fugitives/capture.cfm?id=59857
  • Oregon Man Gets 6 Years for Texting 12-Year-Old Girl

    11/13/2008 5:33:23 AM PST · by Red in Blue PA · 11 replies · 1,095+ views
    Fox ^ | 11/13/2008 | Fox
    KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — A Gresham man has been sentenced to 6 years in prison for attempted rape after a mother discovered his inappropriate text messages on her 12-year-old daughter's cell phone. Prosecutors said 29-year-old Patrick Lee Kenney also pleaded no contest to attempted sexual abuse and furnishing obscene material to a minor. Kenney met the girl on the MySpace site.
  • LDS Perspectives On The Dead Sea Scrolls (LDS Caucus)

    08/08/2007 9:17:22 AM PDT · by restornu · 11 replies · 443+ views
    BYU -TV ^ | August 2007
    CLICK TO WATCH VIDEO Latter-day Saints love ancient religious records. We have already received the Bible, Book of Mormon, and Pearl of Great Price, and we look forward with anticipation to receiving the "words of the lost tribes of Israel" (2 Nephi 29:13), to the unsealing of a large portion of the golden plates, and to the restoration of other ancient texts authored by Adam, Enoch, Joseph, and others. It was no wonder, then, that since the 1947 discovery of ancient scrolls hidden in caves along the shores of the Dead Sea, many Latter-day Saints have been fascinated by the...
  • Lawyer: Prosecutors claim [MA] parents drugged child over money

    03/05/2007 2:49:20 PM PST · by Fractal Trader · 5 replies · 410+ views
    AP via Boston.com ^ | 5 March 2007 | Denise Lavoie
    Prosecutors believe the parents accused of fatally overdosing their 4-year-old daughter killed the girl because she wasn't earning them the same amount of government money as her two older siblings, the woman's defense lawyer said Monday. Michael Bourbeau, Carolyn Riley's lawyer, told The Associated Press a prosecutor outlined for him the motive, which he called "a sick theory." Carolyn and Michael Riley, of Hull, are charged with murder in the Dec. 13 death of their daughter, Rebecca. [SNIP] Bourbeau said Assistant District Attorney Frank Middleton told him prosecutors believe the Rileys sent Rebecca to a psychiatrist so she would be...
  • DSS, wife intervene in case of sergeant afraid he'll kill his family

    12/01/2006 3:40:11 PM PST · by MissEdie · 36 replies · 827+ views
    www.wistv.com ^ | 12-1-2006 | MissEdie
    (Columbia) December 1, 2006 - Sergeant Dean Locke suffered brain damage in battle and now has trouble controlling his anger. He says the VA won't help. Since we first brought you the story, Sgt. Locke is no longer in the state. The Department of Social Services visited Mrs. Locke and we also talked with the VA. Sgt. Dean Locke says he could snap on a moment's notice, "You can sit here right now talk to me quite clearly, just like you are and be really nice just like you are and I could just get to where I hate you,...
  • The Dead Sea Scrolls: Twenty Questions and Answers 2006 (LDS Caucus)

    09/15/2006 1:32:29 AM PDT · by restornu · 1 replies · 278+ views
    Brigham Young University ^ | Sept 2006 | (Victor L. Ludlow)
    VIDEOBrother Ludlow discuses the Dead Sea Scrolls. Victor L. Ludlow, Professor of Ancient Scripture of BYU BYU Education Week 2006
  • Court: Father Can't Raise Child Despite Mother's Deception

    06/21/2006 6:55:07 AM PDT · by ShadowDancer · 25 replies · 1,150+ views
    ClickonDetroit ^ | June 21, 2006 | AP
    Court: Father Can't Raise Child Despite Mother's Deception Woman Lied, Saying Baby DiedPOSTED: 7:06 am EDT June 21, 2006 RALEIGH, N.C. -- A biological father should lose his parental rights because he did not establish himself as a caregiver, even though the mother deceived the man by claiming she had a miscarriage, the state Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday. Pernell Ingram argued that he had provided sufficient care to the mother to qualify as the legal father of a child born out of wedlock. The Newton Grove man said he had provided "consistent care" by frequently caring for the mother's...
  • Parents, ACLU want apology over T-shirts

    04/04/2006 6:30:28 AM PDT · by chambley1 · 98 replies · 3,256+ views
    Potomac News ^ | Tuesday, April 4, 2006 | DANIEL GILBERT
    Anderson Urrutia, 8, complained of a headache on Sunday night. Then his tummy started hurting. At 2:15 a.m., he walked into his parents' bedroom and asked if he had to go to school. "I don't want to get in trouble again," he told his mother. Anderson, a second-grader at Occoquan Elementary School, went to school on Monday with 5-year-old kindergartner Joseph Soriano after the two were not allowed to attend class Friday for wearing T-shirts that were deemed potentially disruptive by the principal. Printed in large blue letters with red trim, the T-shirts stated in Spanish "Latino Forever" on the...
  • Murderer's daughter tells of sex and drugs

    04/04/2006 3:29:25 AM PDT · by shadeaud · 5 replies · 3,743+ views
    mySA.com ^ | 04/03/2006 | Karisa King
    The dark saga of a man who used his teenage daughter to help him kill an Alamo Heights teacher turned darker still on Monday as the girl revealed how her father had sexually abused her for years before the murder, often selling her to other men for cash and drugs. The daughter, 16-year-old Pearl Cruz, who last month was key to the capital murder conviction of her father, Ronnie Joe Neal, said he first abused her when she was about 13 years old and later forced her into prostitution at cheap motels along Austin Highway. The abuse, she said, was...
  • Pregnant Idaho moms could face jail for drug use

    03/01/2006 6:20:47 AM PST · by Cagey · 18 replies · 441+ views
    Reuters ^ | 3-1-2006
    BOISE, Idaho (Reuters) - Pregnant mothers caught using illegal drugs could go to prison for endangering their unborn children under a bill passed by the Idaho State Senate on Tuesday. "The first thing we're after is a drug-free baby," said State Sen. Denton Darrington, a Republican who said his eastern Idaho district is plagued by methamphetamine use. "Meth is a problem everywhere in the state of Idaho." If the measure passes the Idaho House and receives the approval of Idaho Gov. Dirk Kempthorne, a Republican, the measure would be the first in the United States specifically to make it a...