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  • San Diego Protestors Want Censorship and Gun Control

    08/18/2018 3:59:13 AM PDT · by marktwain · 69 replies
    Gun Watch ^ | 18 August,2018 | Dean Weingarten
    Those pushing for a disarmed population have been educated to the fact that effective restrictions on arms cannot be achieved without strong government censorship and control over information. The First and Second Amendments in the Bill of Rights reinforce each other and make restrictions on both free expression and the right to keep and bear arms difficult. A spokesperson articulated the protestors passion for a government regulations that the believe will make them safe. From CBS8.com: SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) - Protestors of the Del Mar Gun Show addressed the Fair Board on Tuesday afternoon with their newest concerns....
  • San Diego Blacklisting Companies That Work On The Wall

    07/31/2018 9:49:57 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 28 replies
    Hotair ^ | 07/31/2018 | Jazz Shaw
    One major part of the President’s recent shutdown showdown announcement was a dispute over funding to continue construction of the border wall. And the word “continue” is important here because portions of the project are already underway, in addition to the previous submissions of wall design samples. Much of that work took place in Southern California and now the city of San Diego has a message for all of the construction contractors who have taken part in the effort. Don’t bother applying for any more city contracts because you’re going to be on their blacklist. (Free Beacon) As President...
  • A Man Took A Shot At Navy SEALs And Trainees With A Pellet Gun

    07/25/2018 8:23:55 AM PDT · by Simon Green · 34 replies
    Task & Purpose ^ | 07/24/18 | Andrew Dyer
    Naval Special Warfare Command says it will evaluate its training procedures after a group of Navy SEALs and trainees were shot at by a man with a pellet gun late Monday evening. Around 10:30 p.m., Navy SEAL instructors and trainees were conducting a nighttime qualification dive when Scott Douglass Weaver, 47, confronted them near the Halsey Road bridge at Liberty Station, authorities said. At one point, the man began firing a pellet gun at the divers. A Navy spokesman said thats when the SEALs called the police. San Diego Police arrested Weaver for assault with a deadly weapon, threats, brandishing...
  • Chainsaw Attack Suspect Was Removed from US 11 Times: ICE ( California )

    07/14/2018 6:52:25 AM PDT · by george76 · 63 replies
    Channel 7 - San Diego ^ | Jul 13, 2018 | R. Stickney
    The man arrested and accused of using a chainsaw to attack his wife had been removed from the U.S. 11 times since 2005, immigration officials confirmed Friday. Alejandro Alvarez Villegas, 32, was arrested in Chula Vista, California on allegations he tried to kill his wife with a chainsaw in front of their three children at the couple's home in Whittier. "Department of Homeland Security databases indicate Mr. Alvarez-Villegas is a serial immigration violator who has been removed from the United States 11 times since 2005," a spokesperson for the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) said. ... Alvarez was found...
  • California Rite-Aid blasts Barry Manilow music to discourage loiterers

    06/29/2018 7:59:24 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 52 replies
    www.foxbusiness.com ^ | Published June 28, 2018 | By Amy Ganz
    A Rite-Aid store in California has come up with a creative way to repel loiterers: Barry Manilow music playing full blast. The Oak Park neighborhood in San Diego has seen an uptick in crime and homeless people, according to The Wall Street Journal. People sleeping in their cars and hanging around the parking lot have caused customers to complain to the management team.
  • Suspect in custody after shots fired downtown near Rock n Roll marathon

    06/03/2018 12:47:34 PM PDT · by NohSpinZone · 22 replies
    Fox 5 San Diego ^ | 6/3/18 | Kelli Johnson
    SAN DIEGO Police confirmed there was a gunman in downtown San Diego Sunday morning. The shooting was reported around 11:30 a.m. near First Avenue and C Street. The shooting disrupted the Rock n Roll marathon and runners were rerouted. San Diego Police Department say a woman was firing rounds and holding a gun to her mouth on the eighth floor of the Civic Center parking garage. An officer was transported to a hospital after he accidentally shot himself, police confirm.
  • Border wall construction underway in South San Diego County

    06/01/2018 7:08:29 PM PDT · by BeauBo · 108 replies
    KGTV ^ | 1 June 2018 | Allison Horn
    Construction started Friday on the US-Mexico border wall project at ...San Diego County. The work will replace about 14 miles of scrap metal wall that stands up to 10 feet high with a wall between 18 and 30 feet tall. The new wall will also have an anti-climbing plate. Crews will build the wall starting half a mile from the Pacific Ocean, east to the bottom of Otay Mountain in East County.
  • California Man Accused of Being D.B. Cooper: A Life Ruined or a Case Solved?

    10/07/2017 9:59:45 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 36 replies
    San Jose Mercury News ^ | October 7, 2017 | Keith Sharon
    The man in the natty suit smoked a cigarette, ordered a bourbon and soda and carried a bomb in his briefcase. He sat in the rear of the passenger cabin on Northwest Orient Flight 305 from Portland to Seattle. Shortly after takeoff, he slipped the flight attendant a note explaining his intention to hijack the plane. Calmly, he put on a pair of sunglasses, demanded $200,000 in ransom and directed the pilot to land in Seattle. Once on the ground, the hijacker let 36 passengers exit, accepted the $200,000 and instructed the pilot to fly to Mexico. On Nov. 24,...
  • San Diego Sheriff's deputy arrested for groping teen at Vista Panda Express

    05/20/2018 11:10:28 PM PDT · by Mr.Unique · 22 replies
    ABC News 10 San Diego ^ | May 18, 2018 | Mark Saunders
    VISTA, Calif. (KGTV) - A 10-year San Diego Sheriff's Department employee has been arrested for groping a 14-year-old girl at a North County restaurant this year. Timothy Wilson Jr., a 32-year-old Vista detention center deputy, was arrested Friday and charged with one count of felony lewd act on a child for the March 21 incident. Wilson is accused of groping a 14-year-old girl waiting in line at the Panda Express at 20 Main Street. Another San Diego Sheriff's Department employee recognized Wilson in surveillance footage from the restaurant released this month and reported him to investigators, according to San Diego...
  • Trump will go forward with border wall plans in California

    05/09/2018 1:02:28 PM PDT · by BeauBo · 40 replies
    Reuters ^ | 9 May 2018 | Reuters Staff
    President Donald Trump said on Wednesday his administration will begin work on a section of his promised U.S.-Mexico border wall in San Diego, at the request of the major California county.
  • AG Jeff Sessions on Illegal Immigration In San Diego California

    05/07/2018 4:28:51 PM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 47 replies
    Golden State ^ | 7/5/18 | Jeff Sessions
    MUST WATCH: AG Jeff Sessions gives EXPLOSIVE Speech on Illegal Immigration In San Diego California
  • National The blue Muslim wave: American Muslims launch political campaigns,

    05/03/2018 8:24:08 AM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 24 replies
    WaPoo ^ | 4/15/18 | Abigail Hauslohner
    hope to deliver sweet justice to Trump SAN DIEGO Fayaz Nawabi has never met President Trump. But he credits the president with convincing him to run for office. Nawabi, a 31-year-old candidate for San Diego City Council, supports almost everything that Trump opposes: He is pro-affordable housing, pro-environment, pro-immigrant and pro-refugee. That makes him part of the blue wave of new liberal candidates spurred to run by Trumps election and policies. But Nawabi is also part of a notable subset: the blue Muslim wave. More than 90 American Muslims, nearly all of them Democrats, are running for public office...
  • US Allows Entry for 8 Asylum Seekers at Border

    05/01/2018 7:33:28 AM PDT · by bgill · 12 replies
    nbcsandiego ^ | May 1, 2018 | Elliot Spagat
    The first eight asylum seekers at the U.S.-Mexico border were allowed entry into the U.S. Monday evening, according to Reuters. Those eight were the first in a group of nearly 150 people in a caravan of Central American migrants still waiting in Mexico to turn themselves in at San Diego's San Ysidro border crossing. The group was detained and will be vetted for possible asylum, ending a brief impasse over lack of space. The group of asylum-seekers, many fleeing threats of violence from gangs in their home countries, waited more than a day while the nation's busiest crossing facility was...
  • San Diego County supervisors vote 3-1 to support the Trump lawsuit against California sanctuary laws

    04/17/2018 2:49:57 PM PDT · by Ronniesque · 50 replies
    San Diego Union-Tribune ^ | 4-17-2018 | Kate Morrissey
    The San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted 3-1 to support the Trump administrations lawsuit against California over laws that the state passed last year to limit its role in immigration enforcement. The county will file an amicus brief at the first available opportunity, likely on appeal, said Kristin Gaspar, supervisor for District 3 and chairwoman of the board. Were talking about people who are crossing the border illegally, coming into this county and committing a crime and them being let loose probably to commit another crime, said Dianne Jacobs, supervisor for District 2. That creates a public safety issue...
  • Entercom Terminates KFTK Morning Host Jaime Allman Following Social Media Threat To David Hogg

    04/10/2018 7:45:55 PM PDT · by raccoonradio · 21 replies
    Radio Insight ^ | 4/10/18 | Lance Venta
    After first taking Jaime Allman off the air indefinitely today, Entercom has parted ways with the morning host of FM NewsTalk 97.1 KFTK-FM Florissant/St. Louis MO. Entercom VP/Corporate Communications Esther Mireya-Tejeda told Buzzfeed that After looking into the matter we have decided that Allman will no longer be a member of KFTK-FM and his show has been canceled, effective immediately. We have parted ways. We have confirmed with Ms. Mireya-Tejeda that Allman has been terminated from the company. Original Report 4/10: As Entercom deals with the fall-out created by a tweet by yet-to-debut 97.3 The Machine KEGY San Diego morning...
  • Nasim Aghdam reportedly identified as YouTube shooter

    04/03/2018 7:54:56 PM PDT · by citizen · 225 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | April 3, 2018 | By JULIA JACOBO
    JUST IN: Two law enforcement sources say authorities have preliminarily identified the YouTube shooter as Nasim Aghdam, a woman with previous addresses in the Southern California cities of Riverside and San Diego.
  • US Customs and Border Protection Updates Border Wall Construction

    03/31/2018 7:21:12 AM PDT · by TaxPayer2000 · 8 replies
    NBC San Diego ^ | NBC Staff
    Officials with U.S. Customs and Border Protection said Friday that 100 miles of border fence will be replaced with funding from the 2018 appropriations. San Diegos sector will receive 14 miles of fencing in two different areas or 28 miles. In Calexico, two miles of a 30-foot border wall will replace two miles of pedestrian barrier. Santa Teresa, New Mexico, will see 20 miles constructed in April while the Rio Grande Valley will receive 25 miles of levee wall and 8 of border wall. The U.S. Customs and Border Protection updates the construction of a proposed border wall between the...
  • David Hogg Wants a Boycott of Laura Ingraham's Advertisers...Here's How Kyle Kashuv Responded

    03/29/2018 6:48:54 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 178 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | March 29, 2018 | Leah Barkoukis
    Parkland activist David Hogg is calling for a boycott of Laura Ingrahams advertisers after the Fox News host made a comment about some of his college rejections, which he openly discussed in an interview with TMZ. David Hogg Rejected By Four Colleges To Which He Applied and whines about it. (Dinged by UCLA with a 4.1 GPA...totally predictable given acceptance rates.) Ingraham tweeted along with a link to a DailyWire story about the rejections. Hogg was turned down by four University of California schools--Los Angeles, San Diego, Santa Barbara and Irvine. The Parkland activist responded by calling on his supporters...
  • San Diego Turns Squirrels into Welfare Recipients

    03/26/2018 4:50:14 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 62 replies
    Rush Limbaugh.com ^ | March 26, 2018 | Rush Limbaugh
    RUSH: I found something that just struck me funny. Theres a story that has nothing to do with anything. Its in the San Diego Union Tribune. Apparently theyve got a giant squirrel problem in the public parks in San Diego. Now, I happen to like squirrels, but every time squirrels come up I have a bunch of people start shouting, Theyre nothing but tree rats. Theyre nothing but rats with PR. Theyre just rats. What do you mean, you like squirrels? Well, it goes back to when I was a kid. My mom would actually open one of the windows...
  • CAIR Slapped With Investigative Subpoenas Over Coordinating With San Diego Schools

    03/16/2018 5:03:04 PM PDT · by Roman_War_Criminal · 13 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 3/15/18 | Andrew Kerr
    Pressure is mounting against the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) for its controversial partnership with the San Diego Unified School District in developing an anti-Islamophobia bullying initiative that was enacted last April. Investigative subpoenas were issued Wednesday afternoon to CAIRs chapter in California that seek all communications and documents concerning its involvement in creating the allegedly unconstitutional initiative. CAIR-California will need to produce the documents within 10 days, or it risks facing legal penalties for being held in contempt of court, according to the Freedom of Conscience Defense Fund (FCDF), a religious liberty group that issued the subpoenas.