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  • Julian Assange: Wikileaks founder fears he could be arrested

    08/02/2010 12:06:22 PM PDT · by atomic conspiracy · 52 replies · 2+ views
    The Telegraph ^ | 8-2-10 | Amy Willis
    The 39 year-old told journalists at the Frontline Club last night that US government insiders had informed him about discussions to charge him as a co-conspirator to espionage. The discussions were later dropped. Mr Assange says despite this he still fears he is at risk of being forcefully detained by the US government as a material witness in the prosecution of US intelligence analyst Bradley Manning. Mr Manning, 22, was arrested in Baghdad in May and charged earlier this month with multiple counts of mishandling and leaking classified data, after a computer hacker turned him in. In the United States...
  • Olbermann: Sherrod was 'Assassinated by Fox News and That Scum Breitbart'

    07/22/2010 7:47:03 AM PDT · by Syncro · 79 replies · 3+ views
    NewsBusters ^ | 7-22-2010 | Noel Sheppard
    Olbermann: Sherrod was 'Assassinated by Fox News and That Scum Breitbart' By Noel Sheppard Thu, 07/22/2010 - 01:19 ET Keith Olbermann interrupted his much-needed vacation Wednesday to surprise his few viewers with a "Special Comment" about the forced resignation of USDA official Shirley Sherrod.Quite predictably, his greater than twelve minute tirade largely focused on Fox News and Andrew Breitbart -- the latter repeatedly referred to as "scum" as well as a "pornographer of propaganda" -- who he claimed "assassinated" Sherrod.After starting his rant by pompously comparing the former USDA official to Alfred Dreyfus, the French artillery officer falsely accused of...
  • Former Orlando TSA officer gets probation in sex-slave case

    06/18/2010 1:41:19 PM PDT · by subterfuge · 48 replies · 692+ views
    Orlando Sentinel ^ | 6/18/10 | Anthony Colarossi and Walter Pacheco
    A former Orlando TSA security officer arrested for allegedly molesting a minor pleaded no contest to one charge today and was sentenced to 10 years' sex-offender probation. A victim told deputies Bennett asked her to be his sex slave and fondled her against her will. He pleaded no contest to the molestation charge, while prosecutors dropped the second count as part of the plea deal. Bennett, 58, could have received a maximum sentence of 15 years in prison for the felony. "Are you satisfied with your attorney?" Orange Circuit Judge Marc Lubet asked Bennett during the sentencing. "Yes," Bennett replied....
  • Red & Black cafe shows Portland officer the door, won't sell him coffee again

    06/03/2010 7:04:35 PM PDT · by MovementConservative · 95 replies · 3,391+ views
    Oregonlive ^ | June 03, 2010, 3:41PM | By Lynne Terry, The Oregonian
    In mid-May, Portland police Officer James Crooker went to Southeast Portland on a patrol call. With a few minutes to spare, he decided to get a coffee. So, he popped into the Red & Black cafe on Southeast 12th Avenue near Oak Street, bought a coffee and was heading out when a customer approached him, saying she appreciates the hard job that police officers do every day in Portland. One of the co-owners of the cafe, John Langley, has another point of view. While the officer and customer were chatting, he walked up and asked Crooker to leave, saying he...
  • Driver Hits 4 Teens, Treats Them Like 'Debris'(Illegal Alien)

    05/20/2010 3:23:33 PM PDT · by mdittmar · 77 replies · 2,747+ views
    CBS ^ | May 20, 2010 | Sean Hennessey
    Illegal Alien Arrested After Striking Victims, Flinging 2 Of Them Off His Hood, Then Taking Off Good Samaritan Tracks Driver Down, Detains Him Until Police ArriveThey were clinging to the top of the hood, screaming for their lives, and police say they were treated like debris. Stunning revelations surfaced Thursday about the driver in the hit-and-run crash that seriously injured four high school students who were heading to the mall. "Thank God they're alive." That's the first thing Anthony Centamore said when he saw his daughter Stefanie in the hospital on Wednesday night, not yet aware of how she got...
  • Dede Scozzafava will not seek re-election (Good riddance)

    04/21/2010 12:08:22 PM PDT · by LdSentinal · 34 replies · 688+ views
    Watertown Daily News ^ | 4/21/10 | JUDE SEYMOUR
    Six months after losing a bruising battle for the 23rd Congressional District seat, Dierdre K. Scozzafava has decided to take a break from politics. The Gouverneur resident said Wednesday she will not seek a seventh term in the 122nd Assembly District. “If you go back to the run for Congress, I was really looking to do something different and go in a different direction and be challenged differently,” the Republican said Wednesday. “That hasn’t changed. As much as I’ve enjoyed my time in the state Assembly, I think it’s time for me to take a breather and go in a...
  • Scud Crisis Threatens War between Israel, Hizbullah

    A "Scud Crisis" is threatening to ignite an all-out war between Israel and Hizbullah, the Kuwaiti al-Rai newspaper reported. The daily said that Syria has delivered to Hizbullah Scud missiles, sparking a behind-the-scenes crisis after Israel informed Washington that "it will take steps if the U.S. didn't find a solution to what the Jewish state considers a threat to its security." Following the Israeli warning, the U.S. State Department summoned Syrian ambassador Imad Mustafa and asked him "to inform his government about the level of danger if the missiles crossed the border," al-Rai said. Washington also reportedly told Mustafa that...
  • 3 girls plead not guilty in suicide bullying case

    04/08/2010 1:54:49 PM PDT · by Niuhuru · 39 replies · 1,115+ views
    MSNBC ^ | updated 1:15 p.m. ET, Thurs., April 8, 2010 | Unknown
    HADLEY, Mass. - Lawyers for three teenage girls accused of participating in the bullying of a 15-year-old girl who committed suicide entered not guilty pleas Thursday on their behalf to charges including civil rights violations and criminal harassment. Ashley Longe, Sharon Chanon Velazquez and Flannery Mullins, all 16, did not appear in Franklin-Hampshire Juvenile Court for their arraignments. A judge ordered them to have no contact with the family of Phoebe Prince, a South Hadley High School freshman who hanged herself in January after what prosecutors called an "unrelenting" three-month bullying campaign by six teenagers. Prosecutors say Prince was targeted...
  • White House ratcheted its push for a quick healthcare vote

    03/04/2010 2:03:28 PM PST · by mikelets456 · 13 replies · 533+ views
    reuters ^ | 3/4/2010 | reuters
    After a White House session attended by President Barack Obama and several of the country's top health insurers, Health Secretary Kathleen Sebelius questioned the industry's "jaw-dropping" rate hikes. "The meeting was really focused on what is happening with the kind of jaw-dropping rate increases that people are seeing," Sebelius said, calling on insurers to file requests for rate increases online along with financial data. The day after Obama launched a last-ditch drive to pass a sweeping healthcare overhaul, he also met at the White House with groups of liberal and moderate Democrats from the House of Representatives to seek their...
  • Schumer denies report he called SEC on Madoff probe

    02/28/2010 7:55:39 AM PST · by jdfromny · 11 replies · 531+ views
    politico.com ^ | 2/26/10 | Glenn Thrush
    Sen. Charles Schumer is denying a published report that he called the Securities and Exchange Commission for details about the probe into Bernie Madoff's $65 billion-dollar Ponzi scheme. In his a book set to be released next week, "No One Would Listen," Madoff whistleblower Harry Markopolos passes along an unsourced claim that New York's senior senator, a powerhouse fundraiser with close ties to Wall Street, called the financial industry watchdog for the inside scoop. He maintains Schumer did nothing wrong. "I was told, by a government agency, for example, that New York Senator Charles Schumer called the SEC at some...
  • The Baa'thists Are Coming to Virginia

    02/26/2010 8:49:59 AM PST · by concretebob · 29 replies · 853+ views
    email ^ | 27 February 2010 | USCENTCOM
    Information has been received indicating that the Westboro Baptist Church WBC) is planning protest activity within the region. The group is described as an extremist hate group opposed to the military and homosexuals. The WBC has garnered media attention by protesting at the funerals of service members, famous people, people who have died from AIDS, as well as military installations and political events. The activity is planned to target schools, Jewish facilities, and military events in Henrico County, the City of Richmond, and the Tidewater area. The WBC is a highly organized group based out of Kansas. The WBC has...
  • New U.S. senator helps Democrats advance jobs bill (brown)

    02/23/2010 5:34:12 AM PST · by mikelets456 · 102 replies · 1,513+ views
    Reuter ^ | 2/23/2010 | Reuters
    WASHINGTON, Feb 22 (Reuters) - A modest job-creation bill advanced in the U.S. Senate on Monday as the chamber's newest Republican bucked his party and sided with Democrats on a $15 billion package of tax cuts and highway spending. Republican Scott Brown joined four other Republicans, 55 Democrats and two independents to overcome a procedural hurdle that sets up a final vote later this week. Brown was widely hailed as a conservative hero after his surprise victory in Massachusetts last month gave Republicans enough seats to block most Democratic legislation..............................
  • Tomorrow Belongs To Her, Ctd (Andrew Sullivan posts a "letter" from a "reader" attacking Palin)

    02/10/2010 7:50:43 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 34 replies · 1,078+ views
    The Atlantic ^ | February 10, 2010 | Andrew Sullivan
    A reader writes: I was born, raised, and educated in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, an exemplary Whitopia. I grew up listening to Rush Limbaugh, watching Fox News and had a "Proud Member of the Vast Right Wing Conspiracy" bumper sticker on my debate tub. I was lucky though. I did well enough in school to be eligible to attend one of those evil elite East Cost universities on scholarship. I defended Bush, idiotically, all the way until my senior year, when I studied abroad in both China and England. I was forced, over and over, by classmates and those I met...
  • House Passes Increase on Debt Limit by $1.9 trillion on a 217-212 Vote

    02/04/2010 11:02:03 AM PST · by mikelets456 · 69 replies · 1,557+ views
    Fox ^ | 2/4/2010 | Fox
    House Passes Increase on Debt Limit by $1.9 trillion on a 217-212 Vote Developing...
  • Trial Lawyers Contribute, Shareholder Suits Follow

    02/03/2010 8:44:48 AM PST · by AtlasStalled · 9 replies · 371+ views
    Wall Street Journal ^ | 02/03/10 | MARK MAREMONT, TOM MCGINTY And NATHAN KOPPEL
    It is legal for lawyers, like anyone else, to give campaign money to politicians. But questions arise when the politicians are local officials with influence over the selection of legal counsel for shareholder lawsuits filed by public pension funds, a role that can be lucrative. A Wall Street Journal analysis documented the extent of campaign giving by plaintiffs' law firms specializing in shareholder litigation. It found that 25 leading firms, their lawyers and family members contributed a total of more than $21 million in the past decade to state-level candidates and party funds, as well as to national-party groups that...
  • Tiger Woods' Doctor Tony Galea Linked to Banned Doping Drugs HGH and Actovegin

    12/15/2009 8:02:24 AM PST · by marshmallow · 60 replies · 2,002+ views
    NY Daily News ^ | 12/14/09 | Michael O'Keeffe, Teri Thompson and Nathaniel Vinton
    The Canadian doctor who performed a controversial medical procedure on Tiger Woods is under criminal investigation for drug violations on both sides of the border, bringing scrutiny to his colleagues, including one who worked closely with BALCO athletes and Yankee superstar Alex Rodriguez. Dr. Tony Galea was arrested in October and his Toronto clinic was raided by Canadian authorities after his assistant was detained at the U.S.-Canadian border and reportedly found to be in possession of illegal drugs, including human growth hormone (hGH) and Actovegin - a drug extracted from calf's blood that has been banned by the World Anti-Doping...
  • Tiger Woods' Alleged Porn Star Lover Advertised as Escort, Acted on 'Wonder Years'

    12/10/2009 9:51:49 AM PST · by Red in Blue PA · 34 replies · 3,290+ views
    Foxnews ^ | 12/10/2009 | Staff
    Porn star Holly Sampson said on an adult Internet talk show that she slept with Tiger Woods at his bachelor party five years ago. "Me and my girlfriends did a bachelor party for Tiger and it was amazing," she said on the show, in which she and other adult stars are interviewed topless. "He picked me to go into the room. I have to say he was really good." Now Jim McBride, the CEO of the celebrity adult Web site MrSkin.com tells Pop Tarts that Sampson has been running ads as a high-paying adult escort for at least seven years.
  • Woods Update: One of His Mistresses Allegedly Had an Abortion and There is a Sex Tape

    12/10/2009 6:23:14 AM PST · by marshmallow · 113 replies · 3,943+ views
    A disgraced Tiger Woods is terrified that the worst news is yet to come – that he fathered love children with his mistresses! And his many liaisons may have been caught on tape! That’s the bombshell charge that could wreck what’s left of his once squeaky-clean image, sink his badly tattered marriage and destroy his multimillion-dollar endorsement empire. The golf great had wild unprotected sex with a string of mistresses, sources tell The ENQUIRER- and now he fears claims that his out-of-control sexual proclivities may have produced children. “That would be the final straw for his wife – AND Tiger...
  • Rachel Uchitel tells friends that she and Tiger Woods did drugs before having sex

    12/04/2009 8:03:53 AM PST · by Perdogg · 196 replies · 7,472+ views
    Examiner ^ | 12.03.09
    What a difference a week can make. Last Friday reports were just starting to surface of Tiger Woods automobile accident. Since that time at least three women have come forward saying they were Woods' mistresses. Also rumors of domestic violence causing the car accident are running rampant. Tiger's life has definitely changed. Rachel Uchitel, the first woman who was romantically linked in the Tiger Woods affair scandal was reportedley paid off to keep quiet about the situation. Now RadarOnline is reporting that Uchitel told friends that she and Tiger would do drugs before having sex. Whether it is a coincidence...
  • Ft. Hood Victims Called "Maggots".....

    11/11/2009 10:12:01 AM PST · by Free ThinkerNY · 12 replies · 1,133+ views
    weaselzippers.net ^ | Nov. 11, 2009 | ZIP
    Note: Almost all of these comments (and many more at the link provided) are from Muslims living in America.... (Shadow Lands)- Following the massacre at Fort Hood, Texas, some Muslim forums have been advising commenters to show restraint – for example here: would just advise everyone to choose their words very carefully. Regardless of how you feel, certian words can be construed as sedition. Why be locked up for celebrating on the forum the death of 12 people? not worth it.. so think about it So having thought about it carefully, here are some of the responses: OMG! 12 Maggots...