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  • Broward deputy accused of sleeping on duty at Stoneman Douglas

    03/21/2018 1:29:09 PM PDT · by PROCON · 15 replies ^ | March 21, 2018 | Chris Eger
    Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel welcomed an offer to have Florida state police help guard the entrances and exits to the school after one of his deputies was found asleep on the job Tuesday. (Photo: BCSO)A deputy assigned to secure Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida has been suspended after he was spotted taking a nap in his car. The school, site of a shooting that left 17 dead last month, has upped its security as students and staff return to campus and the deputy believed to be asleep, Moises Carotti, was part of that effort. A Broward...
  • Sister of Dylann Roof charged after bringing drugs, weapons to school

    03/15/2018 8:52:55 AM PDT · by bgill · 12 replies
    abc ^ | Mar. 14, 2018 | Andrea Butler
    The sister of Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof has been charged after deputies say she brought weapons to school on National Walkout Day. On Wednesday, the Richland County Sheriff’s Department said that 18-year-old Morgan Roof was charged with simple possession of marijuana and two counts of carrying a weapon on school grounds. Reportedly, a school resource officer was contacted by a school administrator after marijuana, pepper spray and a knife were found on Roof. There was also a social media post on Snapchat which caused students and staff to be alarmed.
  • Hillary Clinton blames 'pressure' from men for why white women voted for Trump

    03/13/2018 6:02:45 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 112 replies
    Fox News. com ^ | March 13, 2018 | Alex Pappas
    Hillary Clinton’s trip to India is evoking memories from her failed 2016 bid for president, as the Democrat makes headlines for blaming racism and misogyny for her loss while taking stumbles in front of the cameras. During an appearance in India over the weekend, Clinton claimed she lost the 2016 presidential race in part because white women didn’t stand up to the men in their lives pressuring them to vote for Donald Trump. “We do not do well with white men and we don’t do well with married, white women,” Clinton said at a conference in Mumbai, India. “And part...
  • Two People Shot Dead At Central Michigan University

    03/03/2018 10:11:24 AM PST · by Eleutheria5 · 38 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 3/2/18 | Rob Shimshock
    Michigan State Police report at least two individuals were shot and killed Friday morning at Central Michigan University. The city of Mt. Pleasant has locked down all city buildings. The suspect is James Eric Davis, Jr. a 19-year-old armed, black male wearing a blue hoodie and mustard-yellow jeans, reported WILX 10, Fox News, and USA Today. Police are still looking for Davis, Jr. and described the incident as a “family-type domestic issue” and the slain were not students. Central Michigan University police suggested Davis, Jr. left the scene of the shooting on foot initiated a campus “shelter in place.” Shots...
  • Judge blasted by Trump over Mexican heritage backs his border wall

    02/28/2018 8:26:57 AM PST · by Signalman · 5 replies
    NY Post ^ | 2/27/2018 | Marisa Schultz
    WASHINGTON – A federal judge Donald Trump once denigrated for his “Mexican” heritage handed a big legal victory to the president on Tuesday by green-lighting his border wall with Mexico. US District Judge Gonzalo Curiel ruled in favor of the Trump Administration in lawsuits that challenged the environmental waivers for the wall granted by the Department of Homeland Security. The Trump administration praised the legal victory and touted the effectiveness of border walls in stopping drugs and people from illegally crossing into the United States. “Simply put – walls work,” the Department of Homeland Security said in a statement. “(DHS)...
  • California Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia accused of groping male staffer

    02/09/2018 7:10:32 AM PST · by Oldeconomybuyer · 24 replies
    CBS "News" ^ | February 9, 2018
    SACRAMENTO, Calif. - - The California Legislature's widening sexual misconduct scandal now includes allegations against a Democratic lawmaker known for her fierce advocacy on women's issues, including an anti-sexual harassment movement that began sweeping the Capitol last fall. Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia said Thursday she'll fully cooperate with an investigation into an allegation she groped a 25-year-old man who worked for another lawmaker in 2014. Daniel Fierro alleges that she stroked his back, squeezed his buttocks and attempted to touch his crotch in the dugout after a legislative softball game. Garcia said she doesn't recall the incident.
  • Melania Trump Rocks Patriotic Varsity Jacket for Super Bowl

    02/05/2018 5:15:51 AM PST · by simpson96 · 30 replies
    The MAGA News ^ | 2/5/2018 | Staff
    First Lady Melania Trump wore her patriotism on her sleeve in a varsity jacket with electric blue stilettos as she attended a Super Bowl LII party in Palm Beach, Florida at Mar-a-Lago with President Donald Trump. Channeling her inner Sporty Spice, Melania wore a red, white, and blue — a nod to the New England Patriots — silk-satin AMIRI bomber jacket, trimmed with red leather. The varsity jacket is available at Net-a-Porter for $2,100. The First Lady paired the varsity jacket with J Brand white skinny jeans and, in true Melania fashion, chose a pair of blue Christian Louboutins to...
  • Luis Guitierrez Triggered by "USA" Chants Flees House Chamber

    01/31/2018 10:44:59 AM PST · by PBRCat · 61 replies
    True Pundit ^ | January 31, 2018 | Administrator
    Luis Gutierrez, the illegal alien-loving congressman from Illinois, appeared to be triggered during President Trump’s soaring rhetoric during the State of the Union address and fled the House chamber.
  • John Coleman, former Chicago meteorologist and Weather Channel co-founder, dies at 83

    01/23/2018 7:13:00 AM PST · by simpson96 · 8 replies
    Associated Press ^ | 1/22/2018 | Staff
    <p>John Coleman, who co-founded The Weather Channel and was the original meteorologist on ABC's "Good Morning America" during a six-decade broadcasting career but who later drew people's anger for his open skepticism about climate change being man-made, has died. He was 83.</p>
  • Charges Against Rancher Cliven Bundy, Three Others Are Dismissed

    01/09/2018 6:45:37 AM PST · by Enlightened1 · 17 replies
    Fox News ^ | 01/08/17
    A federal judge dismissed all charges against Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy, his two sons and another man on Monday after accusing prosecutors of willfully withholding evidence from Bundy’s lawyers. U.S. District Judge Gloria Navarro cited "flagrant prosecutorial misconduct" in her decision to dismiss all charges against the Nevada rancher and three others. "The court finds that the universal sense of justice has been violated," Navarro said. “Either the government lied or [it’s actions were] so grossly negligent as to be tantamount to lying." - Judge Andrew Napolitano Bundy's supporters cheered as he walked out of court a free man, hugging...
  • Pro-Communist Antifa Protester Hit By Truck While Opposing Christian Demonstration

    12/24/2017 7:26:48 PM PST · by E. Pluribus Unum · 75 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 8:24 PM 12/24/2017 | LIAM CLANCY
    An activist who identified as part of the Antifa movement was hit by a truck while protesting against an event called “March for Jesus” on Saturday, RT reports. Video from the scene captured by Ruptly shows Antifa protesters shouting pro-Communist slogans into a megaphone while demonstrating against a Christian event in Portland, Oregon. The protester who was eventually hit by the vehicle is seen referring to a Christian flag with a cross on it as a “white supremacist symbol.” The protester is hit by the truck at the 1:30 mark.
  • Kentucky Lawmaker Kills Self After Sexual Assault Allegations Made Public

    12/14/2017 1:17:55 PM PST · by Kaslin · 18 replies ^ | December 14, 2017 | Leah Barkoukis
    A Kentucky state representative committed suicide Wednesday, two days after allegations he sexually assaulted a teenage girl were made public. According to Sheriff Donnie Tinnell of Bullitt County, Republican Rep. Dan Johnson killed himself on a bridge in Mount Washington, Kentucky. The coroner said he “died of a single gunshot wound” and determined it was “a probable suicide.”Police were alerted after Johnson posted a suicide note on Facebook. Officers pinged his cell phone and found his body next to his car.The lawmaker’s death comes after the Kentucky Center for Investigative reporting published an expose Monday detailing an allegation that Johnson had...
  • FBI officials said Clinton 'has to win' race to White House: NYT

    12/13/2017 8:37:51 PM PST · by GuavaCheesePuff · 50 replies
    Reuters ^ | December 12, 2017 | Reuters Staff
    Senior FBI officials who helped probe Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign told a colleague that Democratic Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton had to win the race to the White House, the New York Times reported on Tuesday.
  • Texts between ex-Mueller team members emerge, calling Trump 'loathsome human,' 'an idiot'

    12/12/2017 7:04:59 PM PST · by scooby321 · 40 replies
    Fox News ^ | 12/11/2017` | Fox News
    Texts between ex-Mueller team members emerge, calling Trump 'loathsome human,' 'an idiot' Text messages between FBI officials Peter Strzok and Lisa Page in 2016 referred to then-candidate Donald Trump as a "loathsome human" and "an idiot," Fox News can reveal. More than 10,000 texts between Strzok and Page were being reviewed by the Justice Department after Strzok was removed from Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe after it was revealed that some of them contained anti-Trump content.
  • LaVar Ball: LiAngelo, LaMelo sign with agent, will play overseas

    12/08/2017 5:16:58 AM PST · by C19fan · 55 replies
    ESPN ^ | December 7, 2017 | Jeff Goodman
    LaVar Ball told ESPN that his sons LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball have signed with agent Harrison Gaines, ending any speculation that LaMelo will play college basketball. The plan is now for both to play on the same team overseas. "I don't care about the money," LaVar Ball said on Thursday morning. "I want them to go somewhere where they will play them together on the court at the same time. The priority is for the boys to play on the same team."
  • Comey On Twitter: Ex-FBI Chief Confirms 'Secret' Account

    10/24/2017 8:51:06 AM PDT · by Helicondelta · 4 replies
    After months of online speculation, former FBI Director James Comey has confirmed that a "secret" Twitter account does belong to him. The alias "Reinhold Niebuhr" account posted a series of mysterious images of Mr Comey on Monday. They were taken in Iowa, fuelling some light-hearted speculation that he could be considering a 2020 presidential bid. Mr Comey was fired by the US president in May, while investigating links between the Trump campaign and Russia. The Trump administration said he was "terminated and removed from office" over his handling over the investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server....
  • Four NCAA assistant coaches, Adidas exec among charged in college bribery scheme

    09/27/2017 6:58:54 AM PDT · by ptsal · 28 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | Sept 26, 2017 | Larry Neumeister & Tom Hays
    **snip**These file photos show, assistant basketball coaches Tony Bland, left, Chuck Person, center, and Lamont Richardson. The three, along with assistant coach Lamont Evans of Oklahoma State, were identified in court papers and are among 10 people facing federal charges ...In one of the biggest crackdowns on the corrupting role of money in college basketball, 10 men — including a top Adidas executive and four assistant coaches — were charged Tuesday with using hundreds of thousands of dollars in bribes to influence star athletes’ choice of schools, shoe sponsors, agents, even tailors. Some of the most explosive allegations appeared to...
  • Trump: ‘Foreign Companies Have More Than a 60% Tax Advantage’ Over US Companies

    08/31/2017 5:33:23 PM PDT · by ForYourChildren · 11 replies
    CNS News ^ | 08/30/2017 | Melanie Arter
    During a rally in Springfield, Mo., President Donald Trump called on Congress to reform the U.S. tax code, including the business tax, saying it puts American companies at a disadvantage compared to countries like China, the United Kingdom, and Canada, which have lower corporate tax rates. The United States is “dead last” when it comes to the business tax, the president said. We have gone from a tax rate that is lower than our economic competitors, to one that is more than 60 percent higher. We have totally surrendered our competitive edge to other countries. We have totally surrendered. We're...
  • Sheriff: Judge returns fire after being shot outside courthouse

    08/22/2017 12:46:12 PM PDT · by marktwain · 8 replies
    CBS ^ | 21 August, 2017 | CBS,AP
    An Ohio sheriff says a judge fired back at a man who shot him outside a courthouse, killing him. One suspect has been killed and another is in custody, CBS Pittsburgh reports. The incident happened outside of the Jefferson County Courthouse around 8 a.m. along the Ohio River in Steubenville, roughly 30 miles west of Pittsburgh, according to WTRF-TV. Jefferson County Sheriff Fred Abdalla says courthouse video shows Judge Joseph Bruzzese Jr. firing about five shots at the gunman, who also fired about five shots. The gunman was then killed by a probation officer.
  • Wounded judge fires back, kills gunman who ambushed him

    08/22/2017 7:40:24 AM PDT · by rktman · 26 replies ^ | 8/21/2017 | None
    STEUBENVILLE, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on the shooting of a judge outside an Ohio courthouse (all times local): 4:45 p.m. (ASSOCIATED PRESS) — STEUBENVILLE, Ohio — The Latest on the shooting of a judge outside an Ohio courthouse (all times local): 4:45 p.m. A prosecutor says the man who shot and wounded an Ohio judge was the father of a Steubenville High School football player convicted of rape in 2013. Jefferson County Prosecutor Jane Hanlin on Monday identified the shooter as Nathaniel Richmond, the father of Ma’Lik Richmond. Ma’Lik Richmond served about 10 months in a juvenile lockup after...