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  • Feds tapped Trump lawyer Michael Cohen's phones

    05/03/2018 10:02:25 AM PDT · by GIdget2004 · 175 replies
    NBCNews.com ^ | 05/03/2018 | Tom Winter and Julia Ainsley
    Federal investigators have wiretapped the phone lines of Michael Cohen, the longtime personal lawyer for President Donald Trump who is under investigation for a payment he made to an adult film star who alleged she had an affair with Trump, according to two people with knowledge of the legal proceedings involving Cohen. It is not clear how long the wiretap has been authorized, but NBC News has learned it was in place in the weeks leading up to the raids on Cohen's offices, hotel room, and home in early April, according to one person with direct knowledge. At least one...
  • Police: Burger King Order Leads To Brawl At Arundel Mills [MD] Mall

    05/01/2018 2:38:32 PM PDT · by Red Badger · 59 replies
    CBS Baltimore ^ | May 1, 2018 at 2:30 pm | Staff
    HANOVER, Md. (WJZ) — Police took two people into custody following a fight at the Arundel Mills Mall food court that reportedly started after a problem with a Burger King order. The Anne Arundel County Police Department was called just after 7 p.m. on Sunday about a fight at the mall involving more than 20 people. Responding officers met with mall security, who had two people in custody. According to the police report, one of the suspects, identified as Rashdee Mumuni, was shirtless and screaming racial slurs at one of the security officers when officers arrived. Security officers also had...
  • Tomb Of President Andrew Jackson Vandalized In Tennessee

    04/30/2018 5:04:13 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 39 replies
    AP via WHNT ^ | 04/30/18
    <p>NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP)-- Officials at Andrew Jackson's historic home in Tennessee say the seventh president's tomb has been vandalized and marred by profanities.</p> <p>Andrew Jackson Foundation President and CEO Howard Kittell said the vandalism was discovered early Friday at The Hermitage, the former president's home and museum in Nashville.</p>
  • California students turn violent during anti-gun rally

    03/14/2018 10:09:29 PM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 94 replies
    NBC News ^ | Feb. 26, 2018
    California students arrested after throwing rocks and damaging vehicles during anti-gun walkout. KCRA's Melinda Meza reports.
  • Student gun control protest in Stockton turns violent, 5 arrested

    02/27/2018 10:37:08 AM PST · by rktman · 25 replies
    hotair.com ^ | 2/27/2018 | John Sexton
    High school students in Stockton, California walked out of school last Friday to demand more gun control in the wake of the Parkland shooting in Florida. However, some of the kids turned violent and began throwing rocks at cars and a handful got into a fight with a police officer. From KCRA:
  • Police: Man arrested in West Valley after taking 99-year-old woman hostage

    02/25/2018 5:47:11 AM PST · by bgill · 9 replies
    ksl ^ | Feb. 24, 2018 | Jacob Klopfenstein
    A man was arrested early Saturday morning after police said he barricaded himself inside a home and took a 99-year-old woman hostage... Wasden and Velasquez spent the next four hours in the home, as Velasquez negotiated with police through the door. Ultimately, it was Wasden who finally convinced him to release her unharmed around 3:30 a.m. after she gave him a lecture about not making a mess, Gabbard said. "He was rifling through the drawers, making a mess, spilling things all over and she has her 100th birthday party one week from today," Gabbard said. "And her words to him...
  • OBAMA PRAISED BROWARD for progressive "restorative" justice" and social services measures

    02/25/2018 4:03:57 AM PST · by Liz · 66 replies
    NY POST.COM ^ | 2/24/18 | NY POST EDITORIAL
    In the NY Post editorial about the Broward system failures leading to 17 teens dead, the Post reported Broward County won Team Obama praise for its schools’ embrace of “restorative justice” policies that offer counseling and other social services in lieu of reporting bullying, assault, drug abuse and so on to the police. And the FBI admits it got a Jan. 5 tip-line warning about “Cruz’s gun ownership, desire to kill people, erratic behavior and disturbing social-media posts, as well as the potential of him conducting a school shooting” — but failed to share the info with its Miami field...
  • Obama Aide Was Busted For Taking Upskirt Photos Of Women Around DC

    02/13/2018 11:23:01 AM PST · by b4its2late · 37 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | February 13, 2018 | by Derek Hunter
    An official in Barack Obama’s White House resigned in 2016 because he was arrested for taking pictures up women’s skirts on DC Metrorail cars, according to the Daily Mail. The official, William Mendoza, was the executive director of the White House Initiative on American Indian and Alaska Native Education until he resigned in November 2016. Mendoza was convicted after pleading guilty in January 2017 to attempted voyeurism, a misdemeanor. According to the Daily Mail, he used his government-issued iPhone — during work hours — to take the photos and resigned as the Department of Education was readying an investigation into...
  • The drone shot down by Israel was an Iranian copy of a U.S. craft, Israel says

    02/11/2018 5:33:57 PM PST · by Innovative · 43 replies
    Washington Post ^ | Feb. 11, 2018 | Loveday Morris and Ruth Eglash
    The drone that Israel said it shot down this weekend appeared to have been developed by Iran from technology obtained when it captured a U.S. stealth aircraft in 2011, according to aviation experts and Israeli officials. Lt. Col. Jonathan Conricus, a spokesman for Israel’s military, and Yuval Steinitz, a minister in Israel’s security cabinet, said the craft was a copy of a U.S. RQ-170 Sentinel spy drone, which Iran claims to have reverse-engineered.
  • Ohio police officer killed another critically injured while responding to call; suspect in cus...

    02/10/2018 11:18:26 AM PST · by jazusamo · 47 replies
    Fox News ^ | February 10, 2018 | Kathleen Joyce
    Just Breaking Full title: Ohio police officer killed another critically injured while responding to call; suspect in custody, reports sayOne police officer was killed and another was critically injured Saturday while responding to a call in Westerville, Ohio, reports say. The city of Westerville confirmed on Twitter reports that one of the city's police officers was killed in "the line of duty."
  • 2 Westerville Police officers shot and killed; suspect in custody

    02/10/2018 12:26:07 PM PST · by EdnaMode · 79 replies
    10 TV ^ | February 10, 2018 | 10TV WEB STAFF
    Columbus police are investigating after two Westerville police officers were shot and killed Saturday afternoon. It happened around 11:30 a.m. in the 300 block of Crosswind Drive in Westerville. According to a press release, a call came into the Westerville 911 center as a hang-up. Responding officers were fired upon during their arrival at the address. One officer was killed in the shooting and another died shortly after, according to Columbus Police. The suspect is in custody. LIVE: Authorities are on scene after two Westerville police officers were killed in the line of duty Saturday: The City of Westerville posted...
  • A Man Who Could Finally Afford To See A Doctor After Winning The Lottery Died Three Weeks Later

    02/01/2018 1:59:17 PM PST · by GrandJediMasterYoda · 34 replies
    Buzzfeed.com ^ | 1/31/18 | Blake Montgomery
    A Man Who Could Finally Afford To See A Doctor After Winning The Lottery Died Three Weeks Later Along with the usual things that come with winning the lottery — a new car, a vacation — Donald Savastano was excited about finally being able to see a doctor after winning a $1 million prize in December. The self-employed carpenter in New York told local media he hadn't been able to afford to do so because he lacked health insurance. But the doctor visit yielded devastating news: Savastano, 51, had stage 4 metastatic cancer. He died on Friday, just weeks after...
  • L.A.'s homelessness surged 75% in six years

    02/01/2018 11:06:43 AM PST · by grundle · 40 replies
    Los Angeles Times ^ | February 1, 2018 | Gale Holland
    The number of those living in the streets and shelters of the city of L.A. and most of the county surged 75% — to roughly 55,000 from about 32,000 — in the last six years... ... the city's land-use policies had reduced the availability of low-income housing... ... Los Angeles has a severe shortage of apartment units for poor people...
  • Drug firms shipped 20.8M pain pills to WV town with 2,900 people

    01/30/2018 7:28:06 AM PST · by markomalley · 87 replies
    Charleston Gazette-Mail ^ | 1/29/18 | Eric Eyre
    Over the past decade, out-of-state drug companies shipped 20.8 million prescription painkillers to two pharmacies four blocks apart in a Southern West Virginia town with 2,900 people, according to a congressional committee investigating the opioid crisis.The House Energy and Commerce Committee cited the massive shipments of hydrocodone and oxycodone — two powerful painkillers — to the town of Williamson, in Mingo County, amid the panel’s inquiry into the role of drug distributors in the opioid epidemic.“These numbers are outrageous, and we will get to the bottom of how this destruction was able to be unleashed across West Virginia,” said committee...
  • Iran launching near-monthly tests of nuclear-capable missiles since signing Obama deal

    01/25/2018 10:04:27 AM PST · by Strac6 · 9 replies
    WASHINGTON – Iran has aggressively pursued its ballistic missile program since agreeing to the 2015 nuclear deal, regularly launching nuclear-capable missiles in what critics consider a violation of the spirit of the deal, according to a report obtained by Fox News. The report shows Iran has fired some 23 missiles since signing the deal, including as many as 16 of which were nuclear-capable. The controversial deal reached with the Obama administration did not include a ban on missiles, and Iran and European signatories to the agreement stress international inspectors have certified Iran in compliance. But critics say the robust missile...
  • Meals on Wheels volunteer attacked with machete in Vermont

    01/07/2018 6:20:52 AM PST · by BronzePencil · 70 replies
    Boston.com ^ | January 7, 2018 | Associated Press
    SHELBURNE, Vt. (AP) — Police say a man in Vermont has used a machete to attack a woman in her 70s as she delivered meals to a motel being used as emergency housing for the homeless. WCAX-TV reports 32-year-old Burlington resident Abukar Ibrahim is accused of attacking the 73-year-old Meals on Wheels volunteer who was dropping off meals at Harbor Place, which serves as a temporary emergency housing facility. The attack happened Friday in Shelburne.
  • The Lurid Details Of This Bureaucrat Sexually Abusing A Disabled Veteran Will Appall You

    01/03/2018 7:35:37 PM PST · by markomalley · 4 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 1/3/18 | Kevin Daley
    A career investigator in the Seattle office of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) sexually exploited a disabled veteran who lodged a complaint against his former employers, threatening the complainant with rape and demanding he masturbate during their private consultations.A career agency official named William Spencer Benedict handled the veteran’s claims against his former employers, Starbucks Corporation and Siemens Company. Benedict groomed the complainant for sexual abuse while pursuing the case, according to a newly released inspector general (IG) report.“If you call me ‘sir’ one more time, I will bend you over a chair and rape you with no fucking...
  • BREAKING: Senator Lindsey Graham Just Confirmed The Steele Dossier Was Used For 2016 FISA Warrant…

    12/29/2017 10:26:26 PM PST · by Teflonic · 319 replies
    The Conservative Treehouse ^ | 12/30/17 | Sundance
    Everyone suspected the sketchy Steele Dossier was what corrupt FBI and DOJ officials used to get the October 2016 FISA warrant against Trump. FBI and DOJ officials refuse to answer that question publicly. Despite a hundred different ways congressional investigators have asked the question, and despite numerous on-camera questions to FBI and DOJ officials about the 2016 FISA process, no-one had definitively confirmed the Christopher Steele ‘Russian Dossier’ was the underlying evidence for the 2016 FISA application to gain wiretaps and electronic surveillance upon presidential candidate Donald Trump. UNTIL NOW. Senator Lindsey Graham just confirmed the sketchy Steele Dossier was...
  • Hundreds of Teens Wreak Havoc on New Jersey Mall

    12/29/2017 3:40:55 AM PST · by SkyPilot · 169 replies
    The Cut ^ | 28 Dec 17 | Lisa Ryan
    When teens aren’t busy having illegal Ikea sleepovers or jumping into zebra exhibits at the zoo for love, sometimes they find time to flock to the malls of New Jersey, where they kick doors and run up escalators the wrong way. As NBC-10 reports, between 700 and 1,000 teens created such a disturbance at the Cherry Hill Mall in southern New Jersey the day after Christmas. Fellow shoppers were reportedly frightened as the teens moved around nonsensically, and a few fights even broke out. “Kids [were] running up and down the escalator the wrong way, so they shut them off,...
  • Ben Rhodes Muses About Pence, Ryan And McConnell’s Death. Scalise’s Response Shut Him Down

    12/21/2017 2:18:41 PM PST · by x1stcav · 19 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 12/21/17 | Jack Crowe
    Former Obama deputy national security advisor Ben Rhodes mused about the deaths of top Republicans on Twitter Thursday before being scolded by GOP Rep. Steve Scalise of Louisiana, who was severely injured in the June Congressional baseball practice shooting. Rhodes issued the inflammatory tweet in response to fellow Obama White House advisor Dan Pfeiffer, who joked that he hopes President Donald Trump’s Instagram photo celebrating the passage of the GOP tax reform bill appears on the front page of The New York Times when Trump is indicted. Pfeiffer didn’t specify what Trump would be indicted for.