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  • Pandemic stress contributed to suspect’s shootout with 7 cops, lawyer says [PA]

    08/03/2020 1:12:02 PM PDT · by Red Badger · 29 replies ^ | Updated Aug 03, 10:01 AM; Posted Aug 02, 1:23 PM | By Rudy Miller
    In the time leading up to his shootout with police, Adam Zaborowski lost his job, lost a custody battle for his child and was “just not handling the pandemic well,” his lawyer said Sunday. The 35-year-old Slatington man was charged Saturday with attempting to kill seven police officers near his home at 801 Main St. That shootout followed an incident Friday where Zaborowski allegedly shot at a clerk at Cigars International in Bethlehem Township. He allegedly refused to wear a face mask in the cigar store despite the threat of COVID-19. Defense attorney John Waldron said a conversation with Zaborowski’s...
  • New poll shows Trump struggling in Pa., with many planning to vote ‘against’ him

    07/30/2020 6:04:13 AM PDT · by mikelets456 · 58 replies
    Penn Live ^ | 7/30/2020 | Penn Live
    President Donald Trump trails Democrat Joe Biden in Pennsylvania 41% to 50%, according to a new poll. The poll by the Center for Opinion Research at Franklin & Marshall College also found that only 38% of respondents believe Trump is doing an excellent or good job — the same as in January. But the poll also found only 24% of Pennsylvania respondents believe the United States is “headed in the right direction,” down from 38% in January. “I’m not going to make an argument Trump can’t win, but he obviously has his work cut out for him,” F&M political scientist...
  • Buffalo Wild Wings shooter stalked and planned to kill female victim

    07/14/2020 5:14:14 AM PDT · by marktwain · 24 replies
    WKOK ^ | 11 July, 2020 | Staff
    HUMMELS WHARF – Authorities say the suspect of Friday’s deadly shooting at Buffalo Wild Wings stalked and was planning to kill a Trevorton woman who died from injuries that night. A Sunbury man has also been identified as the one who shot the suspect, putting him in serious condition. Court documents say 55-year-old Christopher Fernanders of Paxinos wrote a letter detailing his plan to kill 46-year-old Heather Campbell before the fatal shooting in the restaurant parking lot. The letter was found in Fernanders’ vehicle after a search warrant was executed. Included in Fernanders’ plotted killing was also an Amcrest GPS...
  • Through Palestinian Eyes – Zvi Yechezkeli and the hidden camera

    07/11/2020 9:50:56 AM PDT · by Twotone · 8 replies
    Kohelet Policy Forum ^ | June 23, 2020 | Zvi Yechezkeli
    Through Palestinian Eyes – Zvi Yechezkeli (Channel 13, Israel) and the hidden camera: What do the Palestinians in the territories really think about annexation?
  • New polls after BLM riots and Trump Mount Rushmore speech show coming Trump landslide

    07/09/2020 8:30:05 PM PDT · by SmokingJoe · 110 replies
    Steve Turley YouTube Channel ^ | July 8 2020 | Steve Turley
    Skip the first 2 minutes to avoid his commercials. Nice piece from Dr Steve Hurley. Highlights. 1. New Express poll has Trump tied with Biden at 47% each. 2. In case you think it's an outlier, Zogby also had a poll June 30th with Trump and Biden tied at 46% each. (Not to mention the Harris poll which had the gap between Biden and Trump down to just 4%). 3. The Express poll had Trump on course to win the crucial swing states including Florida, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin where Trump outpolls Biden by 48 percent to 44...
  • Remarks by Vice President Pence During a Chamber Roundtable to Discuss Economic Reopening | Malvern, PA

    07/09/2020 9:04:27 PM PDT · by ransomnote ^ | July 9, 2020 | Vice President Mike Pence
    Rajant Corporation Malvern, PennsylvaniaTHE VICE PRESIDENT: Well, Gene, thank you. And I want to thank the Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry for bringing together so many great business leaders.It’s wonderful to be back in Pennsylvania at a time when we are opening up America again and opening up America’s schools very soon. So, thank you all for coming. I’m looking forward to hearing your reports on the progress you’re making.And allow me to being by bringing greetings from a great champion of Pennsylvania and a great admirer of the hardworking people of this state. I bring greetings from...
  • Gov Wolf (PA) Masl mandate could be until there's a vaccine.

    07/07/2020 8:38:01 AM PDT · by mikelets456 · 26 replies
    Fox 43 ^ | 7/6/2020 | Fox 43
    HARRISBURG, Pa. — Governor Tom Wolf said at a press conference Monday that mask wearing could continue until a COVID-19 vaccine is developed. “I’m sort of thinking this [mask wearing] is until we get a vaccine," said Gov. Wolf. "But I don’t have any real formal goal there." On July 1, Governor Tom Wolf announced an order, signed by Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine, requiring masks to be worn whenever anyone leaves home when social distancing is not possible. Studies have shown wearing a mask can help reduce the spread of the virus.
  • Health sec Mr Lavine in PA orders masks when leaving home.

    07/01/2020 2:40:43 PM PDT · by mikelets456 · 48 replies
    Tribelive ^ | 7/1/2020 | Pennlive
    A new order signed Wednesday by state Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine makes masks mandatory in Pennsylvania even when you’re outside in a public place. Gov. Tom Wolf said the mandate expands an order signed in April that requires the wearing of masks in businesses. The new order is effective immediately, Wolf said. Masks must be worn whenever anyone leaves home, according to the order, signed under Levine’s authority under the Disease Prevention and Control Act. “This mask-wearing order is essential to stopping the recent increase in covid-19 cases we have seen in Pennsylvania,” Wolf said.
  • EPIC! Joe Biden Emerges From His Basement to be Greeted by Line of Pro-Trump Supporters and a Trump Truck Outside Lancaster, PA Event (VIDEO)

    06/25/2020 8:16:00 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 14 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 06/25/2020 | Cristina Laila
    Joe Biden emerged from his Delaware basement and traveled to Lancaster, Pennsylvania on Thursday to speak with families about the ‘Affordable Care Act.’Biden was greeted by a line of pro-Trump supporters waving Trump 2020 flags. The Trump supporters waved Trump 2020 flags and held up signs that read “Beijing Biden” and “Sleepy Joe.”WATCH:CLICK ABOVE ARTICLE LINK FOR THE VIDEO
  • 4 People Charged In Shooting Death Of 13-Year-Old Boy In Chester

    06/14/2020 8:56:44 PM PDT · by bitt · 53 replies ^ | une 9, 2020 | joe holden
    Eight people were shot across the city of Chester on Monday — a violent day recorded in a city that needs help. That troubling statistic was met with a major development in a tragic homicide. A month after they buried their 13-year-old son, the Davis family got news Tuesday from U.S. Marshals and police that four people are now held on first-degree murder in their son’s killing. Police have charged 23-year-old Tavon Starkey, 23-year-old Keyonte Watkins, 30-year-old Danielle Showell and 22-year-old Sulayman Womack with first-degree murder and related offenses. “It’s so bitter for me, man, not just because he’s my...
  • PA Lawmakers Vote To End Gov. Wolf's Shutdown Order

    06/10/2020 10:16:31 AM PDT · by Red in Blue PA · 23 replies
    The legislature on Tuesday passed a resolution directing Gov. Tom Wolf to end the COVID-19 disaster emergency, and reopen all businesses.
  • Crews paint over Frank Rizzo's mural in South Philadelphia in wake of protests

    06/10/2020 5:26:55 AM PDT · by blueplum · 15 replies
    Fox 29 ^ | 06 Jun 2020 | Lauren Dugan,, reporter
    PHILADELPHIA - Crews are painting over the Frank Rizzo mural in South Philadelphia early Sunday. The Mural Arts Program, which maintains the mural, says it believes the mural is a 'painful reminder' of the former mayor's legacy... “I was appalled they did it in the middle of the night,” South Philadelphia native George Patti said. “Everyone was proud of Frank. I understand the other side, but even if it was divisive, or stands for something bad, I don’t think we should be erasing...
  • PA death worship: A mother is proud of her child’s death for Allah

    06/07/2020 2:21:38 PM PDT · by robowombat · 20 replies
    Paliwog Watch ^ | Jun 5, 2020 | Itamar Marcus and Nan Jacques Zilberdik
    PA death worship: A mother is proud of her child’s death for Allah Itamar Marcus and Nan Jacques Zilberdik | Jun 5, 2020 “My son is a sacrifice for the sake of the homeland… I’m proud... I’m prepared to sacrifice even more. I’m prepared to give more Martyrs” The PA encourages its children to go into areas of confrontation and participate in fighting with Israeli soldiers, and when the children are killed, the PA presents them as heroic Martyrs. In fact, their deaths are presented by the PA as an “achievement.” Often, the parents of the dead children also present...
  • WATCH: Looters rob looters in Philadelphia, Walnut Creek

    05/31/2020 9:18:40 PM PDT · by kevcol · 12 replies
    Twitchy ^ | May 31, 2020 | Greg P.
    There have been a number of major protesting fails caught on video over the past few days, like these looters robbing other looters in Philadelphia: Looters robbing Looters. Kensington. #riots2020 #philly @CBSNews @CBSPhilly — manuelsmith And the same thing happened in Walnut Creek, CA:
  • Belle Reve accounts for nearly half of Pike’s COVID-19 deaths

    05/30/2020 6:12:25 AM PDT · by conservative98 · 8 replies
    Pike County Courier ^ | May 27, 2020
    The number of confirmed coronavirus cases at Belle Reve Assisted Living Center is 25 residents and in-patients, plus 5 employees, according to the data. At Belle Reve Health Care Center, there are 10 coronavirus cases among patients and residents, with the number of deaths and employee cases less than five. Belle Reve accounts for nearly half of the 18 deaths reported so far in Pike County. The totals released by the state do not specify how many of those who died were employees or how many were residents. The department of health says the intention of the data is “to...
  • PA SP cite Lehigh Valley gym owner who reopened in defiance of Gov. Wolf’s coronavirus closure

    05/26/2020 2:36:08 PM PDT · by Red in Blue PA · 13 replies
    The owner of a Lehigh County gym who opened Sunday in defiance of the shutdown of non-life-sustaining businesses received two summary citations, making it the first Lehigh Valley business cited during the coronavirus pandemic. Ed G. Frack opened his gym, SuperSets in Hanover Township, and encouraged other struggling small-business owners and anyone who supported them to join him outside the gym.
  • Mohammad Massad, a Palestinian Fed Up With the Massively Corrupt Palestinian Authority

    05/19/2020 7:07:14 AM PDT · by SJackson · 10 replies
    FrontPage Magazine ^ | May 19, 2020 | Hugh Fitzgerald
    A militant member of Fatah has a change of heart. A Palestinian who was once a militant member of Fatah has had a change of heart and wants the Israeli government to stop giving money to the dictatorial and corrupt PA. His extraordinary challenge to the PA is reported in the Jerusalem Post here: Mohammad Aref Massad, a former Palestinian security prisoner, has demanded that Israel stop transferring tax-revenue funds to the Palestinian Authority on the pretext that the money is being used to fund terrorism and corruption. Massad, who currently lives in Haifa, made his demand in an urgent...
  • Latest PA Wuhan Virus date proves that lockdowns and hype are unwarranted.

    05/17/2020 1:20:49 PM PDT · by Ikemeister · 16 replies
    The Franklin County Journal ^ | May 17th 2020 | Dwight D. Weidman
    All of the bragging aside, some very revealing numbers have been released by the Speaker of the PA House, Mike Turzai in a letter with today’s date. The letter, shown below, is addressed to House members and contains the latest analysis of the Covid19 death rates in Pennsylvania, and they reveal that the worst effects of the disease are concentrated mainly among very high risk groups, and not the general population.
  • Gov. Tom Wolf is the true coward (letter)

    05/17/2020 7:04:57 AM PDT · by conservative98 · 16 replies
    Lancaster Online ^ | 5/17/20 | Don Carson
    Gov. Tom Wolf is the true coward (letter) 5 hrs ago As I sit here watching our governor react to some of Pennsylvania’s counties defying his order to stay closed, I can’t help but get angrier and angrier. He calls the elected officials from those counties cowards, but he himself is a shining example of cowardice. Let me give you some examples. While being asked about the rationale as to which counties should remain closed and which shouldn’t, he simply blames the virus rather than answering the question. Another question was asked about the waiver process and the reasons why...
  • Remarks by President Trump at Owens & Minor, Inc. Distribution Center | Allentown, PA

    05/14/2020 4:25:39 PM PDT · by ransomnote · 1 replies ^ | May 14, 2020 | President Donald J Trump and others
    Owens & Minor, Inc. Distribution Center Allentown, Pennsylvania2:56 P.M. EDTTHE PRESIDENT:  Thank you very much.  Thank you.  Thank you.  Oh, that social distancing.  Look at you people all spread out, six feet.  That’s pretty impressive.  But we like it the old way a little bit better, don’t we?AUDIENCE:  Yeah!THE PRESIDENT:  And we’ll be back.  We’ll be back to that soon, I think.  I really believe it.  And we were received by thousands and thousands of people coming in.  And they came in from all over and all the way from the airport to here.  It was really something special. ...