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  • Watch: Gov. Northam declares temporary emergency banning all weapons from Capitol grounds

    01/15/2020 2:08:15 PM PST · by Yosemitest · 91 replies ^ | JANUARY 14, 2020
    Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam declared a temporary emergency Wednesday banning all weapons, including guns, from Capitol Square ahead of a massive rally planned next week over gun rights. Emergency Declared: Governor bans weapons at Virginia State Capitol ( 07:51 ) The news came Tuesday night according to two state officials who were briefed on the plans but not authorized to speak publicly about them. One official says the Democratic governor announced the plans because of credible threats of potential violence and extremism. This comes days after lawmakers voted to ban firearms at the Capitol, saying the move was needed...
  • Democrat Debate

    01/14/2020 6:08:57 PM PST · by Hojczyk · 93 replies ^ | January 14,2020 | Hojczyk
    Is anyone watching?.
  • RALLY DAY: Sights and sounds from the YUGE crowds at the Trump rally in Toledo, Ohio!

    01/09/2020 12:21:18 PM PST · by MassMinuteman · 10 replies
    TOLEDO, OHIO — Trump is holding his first rally of the 2020 election year tonight at the Huntington Center in Toledo, Ohio, with doors expected to open at 3:00 p.m. EST.Although Trump won the state's 18 electoral votes easily in 2016, tonight's rally will be held within a few miles of Ohio's border with Michigan, a battleground state that is widely expected to be ground zero in the 2020 election.
  • BREAKING NEWS: Chaos over U.S. troops in Iraq as Pentagon insists they WON'T withdraw despite general leading anti-ISIS coalition saying they'll move 'out of Iraq' in draft letter released by mistake amid anger over attack that killed Qassem Soleimani

    01/06/2020 1:10:27 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 77 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 01/06/2020 | By DAVID MARTOSKO
    BREAKING NEWS: U.S.-led military coalition says it will WITHDRAW from Iraq after country's parliament voted for anti-ISIS troops to leave in wake of Qassem Soleimani's death General in charge of U.S. coalition forces in Iraq tells military counterpart to prepare for helicopter flights as troops pull up stakesLetter says troops will soon begin flying out in transport helicopters under cover of darknessDonald Trump said Sunday that he would only withdraw troops if Iraq paid the U.S. for building and maintaining the main air base the coalition usesHe also threatened greater sanctions than those he has imposed on IranIraq's parliament had...
  • Three rockets are fired at US embassy in Baghdad and 'hit an apartment complex killing civilians' on second night of attacks in Green Zone following killing of Qassem Soleimani

    01/05/2020 2:59:31 PM PST · by RummyChick · 62 replies
    DM ^ | 1/5/2020 | Hussain
    Multiple rockets have been launched at the US embassy in Baghdad. They are believed to have missed the embassy, with local reports suggesting they hit an apartment complex instead and killed civilians. It is the second night in a row that the embassy has been attacked and comes after the US killing of Iranian General Qassem Soleimani. Iraq's military said in a statement on Sunday that three Katyusha rockets had fallen in Baghdad; two inside the heavily fortified Green Zone and one in the nearby Jadriya area. Six people were wounded, police sources said, with one rocket thought to have...
  • Iraqs Parliament calls for expulsion of US troops from the country following drone attack

    01/05/2020 11:26:17 AM PST · by E. Pluribus Unum · 23 replies
    Fox News ^ | 05 Jan 2020 | Stephen Sorace
    Iraqi lawmakers approved a resolution Sunday calling to expel U.S. troops from the country, following an American drone attack that killed Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani. The resolution asks the Iraqi government to end the agreement under which Washington sent forces to Iraq more than four years ago to help in the fight against the Islamic State terror group. "The Iraqi government has an obligation to end the presence of all foreign forces on Iraqi soil and prevent it from using Iraqi lands, waters, and airspace or any other reason," Iraqi Parliament Speaker Mohammed al-Halboosi said in an address to lawmakers...
  • Iraqi Lawmakers Urge End U.S. Troop Presence as Iran Mourns a Slain General

    01/05/2020 9:04:54 AM PST · by rintintin · 39 replies
    NY Times ^ | Jan 5 2020 | Alissa J. Rubin, Steven Erlanger and Farnaz Fassihi
    BAGHDAD Lawmakers in Iraq voted on Sunday to require the government to end the presence of American troops in the country after the United States ordered the killing of the Iranian leader of the elite Quds Force, Maj. Gen. Qassim Suleimani, on Iraqi soil. The decision to heed the demands of angry Shiite factions and politicians came as hundreds of thousands of mourners poured into the streets of Iran to pay their respects to General Suleimani, the most powerful figure in the country after the supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. The vote is not final until Prime Minister Adel...
  • Iraqi Parliament Votes to Expel U.S. Troops Following the Killing of Soleimani

    01/05/2020 9:15:28 AM PST · by Kaslin · 58 replies ^ | January 5, 2020 | Beth Bauman
    The Iraqi Parliament on Sunday passed a resolution that would expel the United States military following the killing of Iranian terrorist Qasem Soleimani. The government commits to revoke its request for assistance from the international coalition fighting Islamic State due to the end of military operations in Iraq and the achievement of victory, the resolution read, CNBC reported. The Iraqi government must work to end the presence of any foreign troops on Iraqi soil and prohibit them from using its land, airspace or water for any reason.Although Parliamentarian resolutions are non-binding to the government like laws are, Prime Minister Adel...
  • Iraqi official says airstrike hits cars carrying Iran-backed militia north of Baghdad, kills 5 (another!)

    01/03/2020 5:30:35 PM PST · by God luvs America · 82 replies
    Fox 5- DC ^ | 1/3/2020 | AP
    Iran promised to seek revenge for a U.S. airstrike near Baghdad's airport that killed the mastermind of its interventions across the Middle East, and the U.S. said Friday it was sending thousands more troops to the region as tensions soared in the wake of the targeted killing. The death of Gen. Qassem Soleimani, the head of Iran's elite Quds Force, marks a major escalation in the standoff between Washington and Iran, which has careened from one crisis to another since President Donald Trump withdrew from the 2015 nuclear deal and imposed crippling sanctions. Another airstrike almost exactly 24 hours after...
  • BREAKING NEWS: Powerful leader of Iran's elite Quds Force military unit is killed in missile strike on Baghdad airport that left at least six others dead including top militiaman behind U.S. embassy attack

    01/02/2020 7:01:04 PM PST · by dead · 182 replies
    Qassem Soleimani, the head of Iran's Quds Force, was killed Friday in Baghdad Missiles obliterated vehicles carrying Soleimani and Iraqi Shiite militiamen Pro-Iran militia Popular Mobilization Forces blames the US for the attack PMF deputy commander Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis was among those killed He was one of the leaders of the attack on the US embassy in Baghdad Local security official describes the attack as a coordinated airstrike Revolutionary Guard General Qassem Soleimani, the powerful head of Iran's elite Quds Force, has been killed in an airstrike at Baghdad International Airport, Iraqi TV and three Iraqi officials officials said...
  • Church shooting in White Settlement, Texas, leaves three injured

    12/29/2019 11:05:31 AM PST · by Meatspace · 79 replies
    CNN ^ | 12/29/29 | Eric Levenson
    Three people were shot at the West Freeway Church of Christ in White Settlement, Texas, on Sunday, Fort Worth Fire Department spokesman Mike Drivdahl said. Police got a call just before 10 a.m. about people with gunshot wounds at the church in White Settlement, a suburb just west of Fort Worth, Drivdahl said.
  • Watch President Trump at Turning Point USA Event: There has Never Been a Better Time to Be Young and American

    12/22/2019 7:40:48 AM PST · by E. Pluribus Unum · 24 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 22 Dec 2019 | ALANA MASTRANGELO
    WEST PALM BEACH, Florida President Donald Trump spoke to thousands of students on Saturday evening at Turning Point USAs annual Student Action Summit in West Palm Beach, Florida, where he told the young conservatives there has never been a better time to be young and to be American than now. The future of our nation is unlimited, the president continued. Weve gained more than 7 million jobs since the election, including 266 thousand new jobs last month alone. For everyone graduating into the workforce this year, there are now more job openings than job seekers for the first time...
  • Judge blasts FBI over misleading info for surveillance of Trump campaign adviser

    12/17/2019 3:20:14 PM PST · by yesthatjallen · 46 replies
    The Hill ^ | 12 17 2019 | John Kruzel
    The secretive federal court that approved the surveillance of former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page on Tuesday accused FBI agents of creating a misleading impression about their basis for requesting a warrant and ordered the bureau to overhaul its process. In a blistering order, a judge on the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISC) accused the bureau of providing false information and withholding materials that would have undercut its four surveillance applications. "The FBI's handling of the Carter Page applications, as portrayed in the OIG report, was antithetical to the heightened duty of candor described above," Rosemary Collyer, presiding judge with...
  • BREAKING: Judge Rejects Flynn Lawyer Sidney Powells Request For Brady Material Sets Sentencing For January 28

    12/16/2019 3:21:28 PM PST · by Jacquerie · 34 replies
    The Gateway Pundit ^ | December 16th 2019 | Cristina Laila
    Mr. President, please pardon General Mike Flynn! Federal Judge Emmet Sullivan on Monday rejected Sidney Powells request for additional Brady Material and announced Flynn will be sentenced on January 28. General Flynn was railroaded by the Deep State, FBI and crooked Mueller team he has spent an exorbitant amount of money defending himself. The FBI ambushed Flynn at the White House during the Trump transition and altered the 302 FBI reports from the ambush interview. Flynn didnt even have his lawyer with him because the FBI didnt inform him that he was being targeted. Powell added, Mr. Flynn is...
  • Trump: We Have Agreed to a Very Large Phase One Deal With China....

    12/13/2019 9:06:35 AM PST · by caww · 29 replies
    theepochtimes ^ | 12/13/2019 | BY ZACHARY STIEBER
    We have agreed to a very large Phase One Deal with China. They have agreed to many structural changes and massive purchases of Agricultural Product, Energy, and Manufactured Goods, plus much more., Trump said on Friday. The United States will maintain 25 percent tariffs on approximately $250 billion of Chinese imports, he said, adding that there would be 7.5 percent tariffs on about $120 billion of Chinese importsmarking a 50 percent reduction in those tariffs. Trump said that U.S. tariffs set to take effect on Sunday on about $160 billion of Chinese consumer goods will not be imposed in light...
  • Jerry Nadler, in Surprise Move, Postpones Vote on Articles of Impeachment

    12/12/2019 9:33:43 PM PST · by conservative98 · 95 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 12 Dec 2019 | JOEL B. POLLAK
    House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-NY) surprised his colleagues and the media by announcing late Thursday night that the votes on articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump would be postponed until 10:00 a.m. Friday morning. Republicans exploded in outrage. Ranking Member Doug Collins (D-GA) protested angrily that the sudden schedule change had not been discussed with the opposition. Other Republicans interjected, as Nadler gaveled the hearing closed. Stalinist! Rep. Louis Gohmert (R-TX) shouted. Others said that Nadlers move was symbolic of the arbitrary rule they had come to expect on the committee. Reporters were also stunned. We are...
  • HERE WE BO! Election exit poll Boris Johnson on course for a landslide as polls predict thumping majority of 86 in huge Tory win

    12/12/2019 2:51:06 PM PST · by Red Badger · 64 replies
    The Sun UK ^ | Natasha ClarkMatt DathanKate Ferguson 12 Dec 2019, 22:01Updated: 12 Dec 2019, 22:43
    BORIS Johnson is on course for an election landslide tonight after the exit polls tipped the Tories to win a whopping 368 seats. Seconds after the polls closed at 10pm a joint poll put the Conservatives on track for a huge win, with Labour trailing behind on 191. The exit poll put Boris on for a huge majority Follow the action with our live-blog here The expected results mean Britain's political chaos could finally be over, leaving Boris with the numbers to push his Brexit deal through Parliament in weeks. Meanwhile, Jeremy Corbyn will be facing deafening calls to finally...
  • BREAKING: US Attorney John Durham Releases Statement Disputing IG Report Conclusions (Full statenebt

    12/09/2019 3:18:11 PM PST · by WWG1WWA · 82 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | December 9 2019 | Cristina Laila
    The DOJ Inspector General Michael Horowitz finally released his report on FISA abuses on Monday. The report revealed what we knew to be true all along the FBI defrauded the FISA court and purposely omitted exculpatory information from the FISA judges in order to obtain FOUR FISA warrants on Trump campaign advisor Carter Page. Horowitz, however concluded that the FBI investigation into Trump was not politically motivated and John Durham hit back. Read more US Attorney from Connecticut John Durham immediately released a statement following the release of the FISA report and disputed Horowitzs findings and conclusions. I...
  • Sources identified the shooter, who was killed in the incident, as Mohammed Saeed Alshamrani.

    12/06/2019 10:47:42 AM PST · by mplc51 · 57 replies
    NBC ^ | Today | Elisha Fieldstadt and Pete Williams
    The suspected gunman who killed three people and injured several others at a naval base in Pensacola, Florida, on Friday morning was a Saudi national, according to law enforcement sources. Sources identified the shooter, who was killed in the incident, as Mohammed Saeed Alshamrani. The FBI was the lead agency in charge of the investigation as of Friday afternoon. nearby Baptist Hospital for treatment. Download the NBC News app for breaking news and politics Two Escambia County sheriff's deputies were on scene immediately after reports of a shots fired at about 6:50 a.m. local time. They were injured in an...
  • Trump threatens to have Schiff, Bidens, Pelosi testify in Senate trial as he dares House to impeach

    12/05/2019 2:39:48 PM PST · by be-baw · 43 replies
    Fox News (via Bongino Report) ^ | December 5, 2019 | Brooke Singman
    President Trump on Thursday challenged House Democrats to impeach him fast and ship the process over to the Senate, where he threatened to seek testimony from top Democrats including House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, former Vice President Joe Biden and his son Hunter, and Speaker Nancy Pelosi. ... But despite his threats, the president does not, alone, have the power to call witnesses to testify in those proceedings. In the Senate trial, three separate parties have input to how it will play out: Senate Republicans, Senate Democrats and the White House. ... A senior Senate Republican aide told Fox...