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  • ‘Fight Back!’ consumer reported David Horowitz dies

    02/20/2019 11:52:39 AM PST · by KTM rider · 44 replies
    Fox2 now ^ | POSTED 7:19 PM, FEBRUARY 19, 2019, BY ASSOCIATED PRESS, UPDATED AT 07:13PM, FEBRUARY 19, 2019 | AP staff
    <p>LOS ANGELES (AP) _ David Horowitz, whose “Fight Back!” syndicated program made him perhaps the best-known consumer reporter in the U.S., has died. He was 81.</p> <p>KNBC-TV says his wife reported the death.</p> <p>Beginning in the 1970s, Horowitz was the station’s consumer reporter for more than 15 years. His program “Fight Back! With David Horowitz” was syndicated to dozens of stations nationwide. The multiple Emmy-winning program investigated product defects, tested advertising claims and confronted companies with customer complaints.</p>
  • Pelosi warns GOP: Next president could declare national emergency on guns

    02/15/2019 2:37:16 AM PST · by Libloather · 113 replies
    The Hill ^ | 2/14/19 | MIKE LILLIS
    Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Thursday issued a warning to Republicans poised to support President Trump's decision to declare a national emergency at the southern border: the next Democratic president, she said, could do the same on guns. "A Democratic president can declare emergencies, as well," Pelosi told reporters in the Capitol. "So the precedent that the president is setting here is something that should be met with great unease and dismay by the Republicans." Pelosi noted that Thursday marked the one-year anniversary of the shooting at a high school in Parkland, Fla., that left 17 students and faculty dead....
  • Police narrow down type of rope used in alleged Jussie Smollett attack

    02/08/2019 7:18:33 AM PST · by Red Badger · 66 replies ^ | 4:28 PM, February 7, 2019 | B. Bradley
    CHICAGO — Police said they narrowed down the type of rope “Empire” star Jussie Smollet said was placed around his neck during an alleged attack. Police said the rope is similar to rope sold to be used as a clothes line. Detectives have identified local stores where it’s sold and are reviewing surveillance video from those stores. At this point, police have not found anything that conclusively proves Smollett was indeed attacked. The actor told police that two men seemed to know who he was before they beat him, shouted racial and homophobic slurs, and looped a rope around his...
  • 4 Houston police officers shot, 1 injured and 2 suspects killed during narcotics search warrant

    01/29/2019 10:07:53 AM PST · by bgill · 65 replies
    abc13 ^ | Jan. 28, 2019 | staff
    Houston police have identified the two suspects accused of firing at officers as they served a narcotics warrant at a home in southeast Houston on Monday. Rhogena Nicholas, 58, and Dennis Tuttle, 59, were killed during the shootout with police at the house at 7800 Harding. Four officers were shot and another suffered a knee injury. HPD Police Chief Art Acevedo released more information at a press conference Tuesday morning about how the shooting unfolded. All of the officers involved are undercover narcotics officers. Their names will not be released. Acevedo said the first officer that went through the door...
  • Tesla Just Dealt a Devastating Blow – Elon Musk Trims 7% of Workforce to Cut Costs

    01/19/2019 8:28:47 PM PST · by NorseViking · 87 replies
    Cnn ^ | Jan 18, 2019
    Tesla delivered a catastrophic blow to its U.S. workforce this Friday. In a memo reviewed by the Wall Street Journal, CEO Elon Musk said the company will be slashing its staff by 7%. Despite announcing its first gigafactory outside of the United States in Shanghai barely over a week ago, the electronic car maker will be handing over 3,000 of its 45,000-strong workforce their leaving papers.
  • French Police Deploy Rifles with Live Ammunition to Yellow Vest Protests

    01/15/2019 7:03:33 PM PST · by MtnClimber · 46 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 15 Jan, 2019 | Chris Tomlinson
    French riot police (CRS) are alleged to have begun deploying assault rifles with live ammunition for the first time during the ninth weekend of protest in a row by the Gilets Jaunes (Yellow Vest) movement. French officers were caught on video brandishing what appeared to be Heckler & Koch G36 assault rifles on the streets of the French capital near the Arc de Triomphe on Saturday, the Daily Mail reports. Several users on Twitter posted other pictures of officers armed with rifles, with one user claiming he had counted at least a dozen armed officers at around 3 p.m. near...
  • House GOP strips Steve King of committee posts over white supremacy comment

    01/15/2019 3:22:22 PM PST · by ColdOne · 30 replies
    cbs ^ | 1/14/19 | Bo Erickson, Rebecca Kaplan, Camilo Montoya-Galvez
    Washington — Congressional Republicans issued a sharp rebuke to Iowa Rep. Steve King on Monday, barring the veteran lawmaker from serving on any House committees as punishment for comments he made defending white supremacy and white nationalism. House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, who had pledged to take "action" against the Iowa lawmaker on "Face the Nation" Sunday, told reporters on Monday evening that the party's steering committee had voted unanimously to deny King any committee posts in the current congressional session. King had served on the Judiciary, Agriculture and Small Business Committees in the previous Congress. "These are not the...
  • Trump Welcomes Clemson Tigers to the White House with 'American Fast Food Paid for by Me'

    01/15/2019 8:11:59 AM PST · by Cecily · 41 replies
    NBC News ^ | January 14, 2019 | Courtney Blake
    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump welcomed the NCAA champion Clemson Tigers football team to the White House Monday with a shutdown smorgasbord of fast food offerings he called "great American food," including piles of pizza and fries and more than 300 burgers. “Because of the shutdown, as you know, we have the great Clemson team with us, so we went out and ordered American fast food paid for by me,” the president said in the East Room, standing behind a table loaded with offerings from McDonald’s, Wendy’s, Burger King and Dominos served on silver platters, behind a gilded candelabra.
  • Trump knocks Biden: Obama 'took him off the trash heap’

    01/13/2019 7:14:17 PM PST · by yesthatjallen · 27 replies
    The Hill ^ | 01/13/19 | Kyle Balluck
    President Trump late Saturday dismissed talk of a potential 2020 White House bid by Joe Biden, calling the former vice president “weak.” Trump told Fox News host Jeanine Pirro during an interview on "Justice with Judge Jeanine" that Biden "was always a 1 percenter.” "He ran two or three times, he never got above 1 percent," Trump said. "And then, [former President] Obama came along and took him off the trash heap, and he became a vice president, and now he's probably leading," he added. Trump also said Biden is “weak,” adding that “we’ll see what happens with him.” Trump...
  • 3 shot dead, 4 injured at Torrance bowling alley

    01/06/2019 8:52:10 AM PST · by rktman · 26 replies
    LATIMES.COM ^ | 1/6/2019 | Ruben Vives, Courtney Lewis, Ben Poston and Cindy Chang
    It was a typical Friday night at Gable House Bowl in Torrance — people celebrating birthdays, friends meeting up for a few rounds of bowling at the end of the workweek. Then gunfire erupted. People scrambled for cover. When it was over, three people lay dead inside, including two 28-year-old men who were best friends. Four others were injured. On Saturday morning, friends and relatives of the victims huddled in a nearby parking lot, waiting for the bodies to be brought out — and for answers about what happened.
  • Hank Johnson compares President Trump to Hitler in New Year's Day speech (8 min video)

    01/03/2019 7:55:53 PM PST · by yesthatjallen · 17 replies
    11Alive NBC ^ | Jan 2, 2019 | 11 Alive
    During the speech, the Democratic representative claimed Trump got into the White House because of a "vigorous resurgence of bigotry, hate, cruelty and ignorance." Hank Johnson compares President Trump to Hitler Mr. Johnson claims white people who support President Trump are less educated and are dying off.
  • Report: FL Airport Shut Down Over 'Suspicious Package'

    11/12/2018 11:22:46 AM PST · by Kaslin · 26 replies ^ | November 12, 2018 | Beth Bauman
    Late Sunday evening the Ft. Lauderdale Airport was shut down due to a suspicious package left outside of one of the terminals. Reports are coming in that an Avis rental car employee discovered provisional ballot boxes left in the back of a rental car that had just been returned by a Broward County employee. Our deputies and bomb squad are responding to a report of a suspicious package outside @FLLFlyer Terminal 4.— Broward Sheriff (@browardsheriff) November 12, 2018 Laura Loomer and others working with her tried to gain access at the airport but was turned away by Broward County...
  • FL Governor Rick Scott Orders State Police Seize ALL BROWARD AND PALM BEACH BALLOTS

    11/09/2018 8:16:07 AM PST · by Red Badger · 29 replies ^ | November 8, 2018 | by Jim Hoft
    On Thursday Governor Rick Scott from Florida held a press conference to discuss the ongoing ballot production operation in Palm Beach and Broward counties in Florida. Broward County, notorious for voter fraud, continues to produce ballots and votes for Democrats two days after the election. Marco Rubio warned about the election fraud in these two Democrat counties earlier today. On Thursday night Governor Scott commanded the state police to immediately investigate the Democrat ballot generation operations. Via Rick Scott: ** In Palm Beach County they have discovered 15,000 new ballots after election day! ** There may be rapid fraud happening...
  • Man who posted racist, misogynistic videos...kills 2 women in Tallahassee yoga studio shooting

    11/03/2018 5:57:14 PM PDT · by Blue House Sue · 33 replies
    Chicago Tribune ^ | Gary Fineout
    brooding military veteran and former teacher who railed at women and blacks in a series of poorly lit videos shot two women to death and wounded five other people at a Florida yoga studio before killing himself. The Friday evening shooting at a busy upscale shopping plaza jolted the state capital and police said they were still searching for a motive that led to the deaths of a Florida State University student and a well-known local doctor who was a member of the school faculty.
  • Reporter Reveals Organized Bus Operation Loading Immigrants for Rides in Mexico

    11/01/2018 7:57:19 PM PDT · by Freedom of Speech Wins · 22 replies
    FOX News Reporter Griff Jenkins Reveals Organized Bus Operation Loading Immigrants for Ride to Next Location:
  • Antifa Attacks GOP Headquarters in NYC, Warns ‘Merely the Beginning’

    10/12/2018 1:21:23 PM PDT · by TigerClaws · 319 replies
    FFar-left activists associated with Antifa and other radical hate groups attacked the Republican Party headquarters in New York City late Thursday evening; vandalizing the historic building and warning the incident was “merely the beginning.” The New York GOP released shocking images immediately following the assault; writing “The New York Republican New York City headquarters at the Metropolitan Republican Club was physically vandalized last evening with broken windows, spray-paint and more TThe attackers left an ominous note at the scene, saying “The U.S. government has established concentration camps around the country for Latino people, shamelessly murdering black people, and continues its...
  • NY man arrested for building 200-pound bomb planned to detonate in Washington on Election Day

    10/11/2018 2:04:42 PM PDT · by Beowulf9 · 21 replies ^ | Oct 11 2018 | Jim Mustian
    NEW YORK (AP) — Federal authorities have charged a New York man with building a 200-pound (90-kilogram) bomb they say he planned to detonate on Election Day on the National Mall in Washington.
  • Capitol Police Arrest Democrat Staffer Jackson Cosko For Doxxing 3 GOP Senators (trunc.)

    10/04/2018 5:49:01 AM PDT · by libstripper · 50 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | Oct. 3, 2108 | Cristina Laila
    Full title: . "BREAKING: Capitol Police Arrest 27-Year-Old Democrat Staffer Jackson Cosko For Doxxing 3 GOP Senators" Excerpt: Capitol Police arrested 27-year-old Jackson Cosko of DC for “allegedly posted private, identifying information (doxxing) about one or more United States Senators."
  • Feinstein Calls for Postponement of Kavanaugh Nomination, FBI Investigation

    09/24/2018 7:05:19 PM PDT · by mdittmar · 60 replies
    Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) ^ | September 23, 2018 | Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.)
    Sep 23 2018 Washington—Senate Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) today sent a letter to Chairman Chuck Grassley calling for an immediate postponement of the Brett Kavanaugh nomination.“I am writing to request an immediate postponement of any further proceedings related to the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh,” Feinstein wrote. “I also ask that the newest allegations of sexual misconduct be referred to the FBI for investigation, and that you join our request for the White House to direct the FBI to investigate the allegations of Christine Blasey Ford as well as these new claims.”Full text of the letter follows:September 23,...
  • 3 hurt in Pa. court shooting leave hospital; gunman identified

    09/20/2018 1:41:32 PM PDT · by robowombat · 17 replies
    Police One ^ | Sept 19, 2018
    3 hurt in Pa. court shooting leave hospital; gunman identifiedThe gunman, Patrick Dowdell, 61, was shot and killed by a German Township police officer MASONTOWN, Pa. — Three civilians wounded when a gunman opened fire outside a crowded courtroom have been released from hospital, officials said Thursday. The three were taken to Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, West Virginia, following Wednesday's shooting in southwestern Pennsylvania's Fayette County. The two men, ages 35 and 47, and a 39-year-old woman were all released Wednesday night, the hospital said. The gunman, Patrick Dowdell, 61, of Masontown, was shot and killed by a German...