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  • Police chase ends with suspect who critically shot two Dallas officers in custody

    04/24/2018 7:47:16 PM PDT · by BBell · 43 replies
    Police chase ends with suspect who critically shot two Dallas officers and civilian at Home Depot in custodyDALLAS — Dallas police confirm that the suspect sought for shooting two officers at a Home Depot in Northeast Dallas has been caught after a police chase through Dallas.The shooting happened at the store near US 75 and Forest Lane.Officers named Hispanic male 29-year-old Armando Juarez as the person they were looking for.
  • House approves reforms the day after IRS stumbles.....

    04/18/2018 5:58:34 PM PDT · by caww · 8 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | April 18, 2018 06:09 PM | Joseph Lawler
    The House voted Wednesday to implement a series of bipartisan changes to the IRS that were billed as customer service improvements. The votes had been planned for weeks to go along with Tax Day, but were given added timeliness with the IRS’ website failure Tuesday just as taxpayers faced the filing deadline. Two bills passed in Wednesday’s votes. One, the 21st Century IRS Act, would overhaul parts of the agency’s cybersecurity and information technology practices. It passed with only three "no" votes, all Republicans. Another, the Taxpayer First Act, which passed unanimously, would set new rules on the agency's interactions...
  • George Soros Judge Demands All Cohen Records Placed In Federal, Searchable, Database…

    04/16/2018 5:38:01 PM PDT · by dontreadthis · 88 replies
    CTH ^ | 4/16/18 | sundance
    The Federal Judge, Kimba Wood, who is making decisions in the case against President Trump’s attorney Michael Cohen, is the same person who officiated George Soros wedding. Go figure. Today Judge Kimba Wood demanded, in open court, that attorney Michael Cohen state -on the record- the names of his clients….. Then, moments later, in a decision about the seized records taken by the FBI during their raid last week, Judge Wood demanded all of the Cohen records be transferred into a federal database so they could be searched, reviewed, categorized and then leaked more efficiently to the media.
  • U.S. Seeks Arab Force and Funding for Syria

    04/16/2018 8:05:45 PM PDT · by bitt · 44 replies
    WSJ ^ | 4/15/2018 | MICHAEL GORDON
    Under plan, troops would replace American military contingent after ISIS defeat and help secure country’s north; proposal faces challenges. WASHINGTON—The Trump administration is seeking to assemble an Arab force to replace the U.S. military contingent in Syria and help stabilize the northeastern part of the country after the defeat of Islamic State, U.S. officials said. John Bolton, President Donald Trump’s new national security adviser, recently called Abbas Kamel, Egypt’s acting intelligence chief, to see if Cairo would contribute to the effort, officials said. The initiative comes as the administration has asked Saudi Arabia, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates to...
  • Russia's ambassador to US comments on strikes against Syria

    04/13/2018 7:55:06 PM PDT · by Nextrush · 203 replies
    Russia News Agency Tass ^ | 4/14/2018 | TASS
    Actions by the United States and its allies in Syria would entail consequences for which they would have to bear responsibility, Russia's ambassador in Washington Anatoly Antonov said in a statement....... Statement by the Ambassador of Russia to the USA Anatoly Antonov on the strikes in Syria The worst apprehensions have come true. Our warnings have been left unheard. A pre-designated scenario is being implemented. Again, we are being threatened. We warned that such actions will not be left without consequences. All responsibility for them rests with Washington, London and Paris. Insulting the President of Russia is unacceptable and inadmissible....
  • Airspace Over Syria Cleared for Attack

    04/11/2018 5:11:06 PM PDT · by Helicondelta · 152 replies ^ | April 11, 2018
    A HEAVY flight of US-led coalition warplanes have reportedly been seen flying over the Iraqi border as a nerve gas counter attack looms. Flight data shows planes being diverted from Syrian airspace as a 48 hour clearance was reportedly ordered by the US military
  • DC area residents to get National Wireless Emergency Alert System test on April 5

    04/02/2018 7:07:53 PM PDT · by bitt · 31 replies
    washington examiner ^ | 4/2/2018 | Diana Stancy Correll
    Residents of Washington, D.C., and 19 other nearby metropolitan jurisdictions will receive test text notifications next week as part of an automatic National Wireless Emergency Alerts System test. The system allows government officials to send emergency alerts to specific geographic areas on cellphones or other mobile devices. People in the 20 participating jurisdictions will receive the following message on Thursday, April 5: “A test of the District of Columbia Wireless Emergency Alerts System. No action required.” The alert is expected to be accompanied by a loud noise as it displays the message. Residents of Washington, D.C., and 19 other nearby...
  • Here's something you may not know about Denzel Washington

    03/28/2018 7:27:31 PM PDT · by · 73 replies
    YOUTUBE ^ | Mar 19, 2018 | Uplift Post
    Remember this next time you walk up to the ticket window…
  • Packages with explosive material sent to military installations in DC area

    03/26/2018 8:03:45 PM PDT · by bitt · 8 replies
    fox news ^ | 3/26/2018 | Catherine Herridge, Pamela K. Browne, Cyd Upson
    Multiple suspicious packages containing explosive material were sent to at least three military installations in the Washington, D.C. area, a senior defense official told Fox News Monday. Officials told Fox 5 DC a suspicious package was received at the National Defense University on Fort McNair in Southwest Washington D.C. at around 8:30 a.m. The building was evacuated and an Army Explosive Ordnance Disposal team from Fort Belvoir, Va. examined the package, which tested positive for black powder and residue. An X-ray of the package indicated a suspected GPS and an expedient fuse were attached, Army officials said. The package later...
  • Crowds Protesting Stephon Clark Shooting Take Over Downtown Sacramento

    03/22/2018 8:27:10 PM PDT · by BBell · 170 replies ^ | 3/22/18 | ROWENA SHADDOX
    SACRAMENTO -- Four days after 22-year-old Stephon Clark was shot and killed by police officers in his grandparents' backyard, protesters gathered inside and outside Sacramento City Hall. Officers believed Clark had been breaking into cars in the neighborhood and shot him because they say they thought he had a gun. He was only holding a cellphone. "The death of one more man of color is one too many," Mayor Darrell Steinberg said earlier Thursday before the protest began. Protesters clogged major downtown Sacramento streets near City Hall as the Thursday commute was about to begin. Earlier in the day, the...
  • Did the FBI allow the draw Muhammad attack to happen?

    03/21/2018 7:23:17 PM PDT · by MNDude · 56 replies
    This is a four-minute video of Tucker Carson. This is an absolute must see the video! Looks like the FBI did not simply allow the attack to happen, it looks like they were behind it! Not a rogue agent, a well-protected agent who they are still protecting!
  • NASA Gets Response From Spacecraft 13 Billion Miles Away

    03/18/2018 10:41:39 PM PDT · by sparklite2 · 79 replies
    Science Vibe ^ | 18th March 2018 | Stefan Nestorov
    NASA has just received a response from the void, and believers everywhere are losing their collective minds. After 37 years of inactivity, the NASA spacecraft Voyager 1 fired up its thrusters for the first time in nearly four decades all the way over in interstellar space. This incredible – and unsuspected – triumph means Voyager 1 can once again communicate with Earth, from 13 billion miles away.

    03/17/2018 9:37:12 PM PDT · by hiho hiho · 51 replies
    The Drudge Report ^ | March 17, 2018 | Drudge
    77% yes 22% no
  • Jeff Sessions Cited the WRONG LAW when He Recused Himself .. Took Advice From Obama Lawyers

    03/14/2018 7:31:43 PM PDT · by george76 · 242 replies
    GP ^ | March 14, 2018 | Jim Hoft
    STUNNING: Jeff Sessions Cited the WRONG LAW when He Recused Himself from Russian Witch Hunt – Took Advice From Obama Lawyers ( full title ) ... Sessions made the announcement the day after he was sworn in as Attorney General after advice from Obama lawyers in the Department of Justice. ... legal expert Gregg Jarrett told Sean Hannity that Sessions used the WRONG LAW when announcing his recusal. He took advice from OBAMA OFFICIALS and they misled him. Gregg Jarrett: He betrayed the president. He knew when he was sworn in that he was going to recuse himself and the...
  • Trump to unveil gun plan that includes arming teachers: report

    03/10/2018 7:39:23 PM PST · by E. Pluribus Unum · 72 replies
    The Hill ^ | 03/10/18 09:23 PM EST | JOHN BOWDEN
    President Trump plans to unveil a proposal on Sunday that would encourage school systems around the country to allow armed staff on school premises, The Wall Street Journal reports. According to The Journal, the plan will signal the president's support for two bills currently in Congress as well as setting up a commission to identify grant money for school systems that find a way to issue concealed-carry permits to some staff members to help guard against school shootings. The two bills currently being considered by Congress would improve the nation's background check system and authorize $50 million for school safety...

    03/08/2018 8:48:12 PM PST · by nickcarraway · 5 replies
    Foreign Poilicy ^ | MARCH 7, 2018 | BETHANY ALLEN-EBRAHIMIAN
    Beijing is stepping up efforts to inject party ideology into student life. Some Chinese students are crying foul.When Chinese President Xi Jinping visited Washington on Sept. 24, 2015 on a state visit, hundreds of Chinese students lined the streets for hours, carrying banners and flags to welcome him. It was a remarkable display of seemingly spontaneous patriotism. Except it wasn’t entirely spontaneous. The Chinese Embassy paid students to attend and helped organize the event. Working with Chinese Students and Scholars Associations (CSSAs) at local universities — a Chinese student organization with branches at dozens of schools around the country —...
  • Australian diplomat whose tip prompted FBI’s Russia-probe has tie to Clintons

    03/05/2018 4:21:11 PM PST · by SpeedyInTexas · 27 replies
    The Hill ^ | 03/05/2018 | John Solomon and Alison Spann
    The Australian diplomat whose tip in 2016 prompted the Russia-Trump investigation previously arranged one of the largest foreign donations to Bill and Hillary Clinton’s charitable efforts, documents show. Former Australian Foreign Minister Alexander Downer’s role in securing $25 million in aid from his country to help the Clinton Foundation fight AIDS is chronicled in decade-old government memos archived on the Australian foreign ministry’s website.
  • PKK Threatens to Move the Afrin Battle into Turkey

    03/04/2018 5:39:58 PM PST · by bunkerhill7 · 26 replies
    Youtube ^ | March 4, 2018 | Laura Luck
    The PKK threatens to move the battle into Turkey, saying that the battle of Afrin is the beginning real revolution Kurdistan in Turkey and calls Kurdish youth to join the resistance against the Turkish occupation army in every a place.
  • Democrats Demand Bill With Gun Confiscations, Expanded Background Checks

    03/01/2018 7:42:15 PM PST · by Helicondelta · 185 replies
    Washington Times ^ | March 1, 2018
    Senate Democrats offered their ante Thursday in the renewed gun control debate, saying any bill must expand background checks and allow court-ordered gun confiscations while demanding a vote on a semi-automatic rifle ban Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer of New York said his Democratic caucus is prepared to provide a “very large” number of votes for those priorities. “This is what we think should be done. This is the right thing to do” Mr. Schumer said.
  • Walmart raises minimum age for buying firearms

    02/28/2018 3:58:20 PM PST · by Trump20162020 · 190 replies
    Reuters ^ | February 28, 2018 | Reuters staff
    Walmart Inc said on Wednesday that it was raising the minimum age at which customers could buy firearms and ammunition to 21 years. The U.S. retailer is also removing items from its website resembling assault-style rifles, including non-lethal airsoft guns and toys, it said in a statement.