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What happened last night!

on June 19, 2018, 6:39 AM / in National News

INVESTIGATIONS:  Breaking last night … a former CIA engineer has been charged with leaking classified information to Wikileaks … 29-year old Joshua Schulte is accused of being behind what appears to be the largest leak of top secret information in CIA history (Politico). Department of Justice Inspector General Michael Horowitz and FBI Director Christopher Wray appeared before Congress on Monday […]

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What is happening this morning!

on June 19, 2018, 6:37 AM / in National News

CONGRESS: Immigration was already expected to be the main legislative event on the House floor this week before the controversy about separating migrant families mushroomed. It’s unclear if the GOP in both chambers will recalculate this week. Trump’s message to the House GOP today may provide clear direction or scramble his party’s agenda anew. House GOP – immigration: The Hill: […]

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Good Morning This Tuesday Morning June 19th 2018

Good Morning This Tuesday Morning June 19th 2018

on June 19, 2018, 6:29 AM / in National News

President Trump heads to Capitol Hill today to discuss immigration reform with Republicans as controversy explodes around his administration’s policy of separating families that have crossed into the country illegally. The images and audio of children crying and being kept behind chain-link fencing has outraged Republicans and Democrats alike, with some likening the practice to Japanese internment camps and Holocaust […]

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Feds Spending $1.25 Million on ‘Go Viral’ Festival

Feds Spending $1.25 Million on ‘Go Viral’ Festival

on June 19, 2018, 6:08 AM / in International News, National News

Latest festival had sessions on climate change and ‘fake news’ By Elizabeth Harrington  |   Washington Free Beacon The State Department is spending over $1.2 million on a “Go Viral” festival in Kazakhstan. The U.S. embassy and consulate in Kazakhstan released a funding opportunity last week, seeking applications for a nonprofit to run future festivals and events that are modeled on South […]

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5 dead as SUV chased by Border Patrol crashes in South Texas

5 dead as SUV chased by Border Patrol crashes in South Texas

on June 18, 2018, 8:26 AM / in National News, State News

At least five people were killed Sunday when an SUV crashed while being chased by Border Patrol agents in southern Texas. The SUV, carrying more than a dozen people, was traveling at more than 100 miles per hour when the driver lost control, and the vehicle overturned. Four people died at the scene, and another died at a hospital. Authorities […]

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Incredibles 2 has best opening weekend ever for animated film

on June 18, 2018, 8:24 AM / in National News

Incredibles 2 raced to the top of the box office in its opening weekend, bringing in $180 million domestically in a record debut for an animated film. It brought in another $51.5 million overseas. The Disney-Pixar sequel trounced the previous record of $135 million set by 2016’s Finding Dory, another Pixar sequel. Incredibles 2 had the eighth-biggest domestic opening ever. […]

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Finally Agreeing at Something: Lawmakers call for ending family separations at border

on June 18, 2018, 8:21 AM / in National News

REP. BETO O’ROURKE (D-TX) AND JAKE TAPPER ON CNN’S STATE OF THE UNION, JUNE 17, 2018. Hundreds of people, including Democratic lawmakers, held Father’s Day protests in Texas and New Jersey on Sunday against the Trump administration policy of separating undocumented children and parents at the U.S.-Mexico border. “This must not be who we are as a nation,” said Rep. […]

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IT MAY BE TIME TO ACTUALLY BOYCOTT NETFLIX, LOOK AT THEIR NEW ANIMATED SERIES

on June 18, 2018, 7:53 AM / in National News, Opinion

STEVEN AHLE  |  STEADFAST AND LOYAL Never before in history has it been so important to monitor what your kids watch on TV. For those of you who have not already canceled your Netflix subscriptions, you may want to black out the Sunday cartoons where Bugs Bunny and the Roadrunner have seemingly been replaced by the Drag Tots and Super […]

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Republicans Hugely Confident in North Korea Deal; Democrats Hate It

on June 18, 2018, 7:15 AM / in National News, Opinion

The Rasmussen Report Following President Trump’s summit with dictator Kim Jong Un, voters are only slightly more positive about the president’s dealings with North Korea but are cautiously optimistic about the denuclearization deal the two men signed. As is often the case, however, partisan affiliation makes a huge difference in perceptions. The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds […]

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Are YOU a Frank Underwood? Take the test to find out if you have the newly found ‘sixth personality trait’ for manipulative behavior

Are YOU a Frank Underwood? Take the test to find out if you have the newly found ‘sixth personality trait’ for manipulative behavior

on June 18, 2018, 6:00 AM / in International News, National News, People

The 15-minute test asks you to respond to 100 statements about yourself Test takes into account the ‘sixth personality trait’ of honesty and humility This is usually not tested for by psychologists, but could reveal a great about a person’s tendency for unethical behaviour. Notice we don’t have the same problem as the weak kneed members of Hollywood in showing […]

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Consumer watchdog nominee stirs controversy

on June 17, 2018, 10:12 AM / in National News

President Trump will nominate Kathy Kraninger, an associate director at the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), to lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), the White House announced Saturday. Kraninger would take over for the consumer watchdog’s interim head, OMB Director Mick Mulvaney, and is expected to continue his policies. The selection has stirred controversy, with critics from left […]

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Trump to talk immigration Tuesday

on June 17, 2018, 10:10 AM / in National News

President Trump will meet with House Republicans Tuesday evening to discuss a compromise immigration bill that would fund his border wall, impose new limits on immigration, formalize protections for young immigrants brought to the U.S. illegally as children, and end the Trump administration’s policy of separating migrant families at the border. This is the more moderate of the two bills […]

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New strategy in suing opioid maker blamed for addiction crisis: Target the family who runs it

New strategy in suing opioid maker blamed for addiction crisis: Target the family who runs it

on June 17, 2018, 8:59 AM / in International News, National News

A novel legal strategy aims to “pull up the corporate curtain of protection that these people hide behind.” When lawyers sink to new lows pushing the blame game…… in their eyes we have no responsibility in this. by Corky Siemaszko   |   NBC News Their family name graces some of the nation’s most prestigious bastions of culture and learning — the Sackler […]

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Bottom line? Obama single-handedly ruined the FBI and the DOJ

Bottom line? Obama single-handedly ruined the FBI and the DOJ

on June 17, 2018, 7:07 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Patricia McCarthy   |    American Thinker Naturally, the political-media left that crowds out saner voices on television was quick as jackrabbits to announce that the FBI was vindicated by the I.G. report that was released on Thursday.  “Nothing to see here, move along” was their mantra.  But one only has to scroll through the list of columns posted at RealClearPolitics on Friday to grasp […]

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Missing Butler County girl found with loyal dog by her side

Missing Butler County girl found with loyal dog by her side

on June 17, 2018, 7:03 AM / in National News, State News

By Jasmine Adams  |   Hendricks County Flyer A mother from Butler County, Missouri is thrilled her daughter is safe after she went missing near their home in Qulin, Mo. around 8 p.m. Thursday night. It took police and volunteers almost 12 hours to find three-year-old Remy Elliott and her pet Yorkshire Terrier, Fat Heath, in the rows of a cornfield […]

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‘Separating babies from their mothers is immoral!’ Christian leaders SLAM Jeff Sessions’ usage of the Bible to justify policy tearing immigrant families a part

‘Separating babies from their mothers is immoral!’ Christian leaders SLAM Jeff Sessions’ usage of the Bible to justify policy tearing immigrant families a part

on June 17, 2018, 6:54 AM / in National News

I totally disagreed with Sessions using scripture to support the separation of the children from those *mothers*.  this is NOT a religious issue –  it is a LEGAL issue – a situation of a group of people committing a crime and then using any means they can to EXCUSE their crime…  and too many others joining in blaming the wrong […]

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Geopolitics: Trump Plays Chess, MSM Plays Checkers

Geopolitics: Trump Plays Chess, MSM Plays Checkers

on June 16, 2018, 7:57 AM / in International News, National News, Opinion

Trump is closer to disarming the NoKo regional and global threat than any president in 60 years. By Mark Alexander “There is a rank due to the United States, among nations, which will be withheld, if not absolutely lost, by the reputation of weakness.” —George Washington (1793) I have noted an interesting trend in recent months. Some of my politically astute […]

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GOP House members Considering forcibly removing Lyin Ryan

GOP House members Considering forcibly removing Lyin Ryan

on June 16, 2018, 7:22 AM / in National News

Long overdue.  this POS can finally go out and show his REAL colors (yellow) in the political world. Jackie Juntti WGEN  idzrus@earthlink.net Exclusive ­ Steve King: Republican House Members Considering Forcibly Removing Paul Ryan from Speakership Rep. Steve King (R-IA) told Breitbart News Tonight earlier this week that House Republicans are considering forcibly removing House Speaker Paul Ryan from the […]

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Watchdog: U.S. $8.6 Billion Antinarcotics Campaign in Afghanistan a Pricey Failure

Watchdog: U.S. $8.6 Billion Antinarcotics Campaign in Afghanistan a Pricey Failure

on June 16, 2018, 6:55 AM / in International News, National News

BY: Natalie Johnson  |   Washington Free Beacon Opium cultivation in 2017 up 63% from 2016 The drug trade in Afghanistan has strengthened in recent years despite billions of dollars in U.S.-funded counternarcotics operations aimed at choking the Taliban’s top revenue source, a government watchdog said Thursday. The United States alone has spent $8.6 billion on counternarcotics efforts in Afghanistan since 2002, […]

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Mayors Scapegoating Guns for Failed ‘Progressive’ Policies and Own Criminality

Mayors Scapegoating Guns for Failed ‘Progressive’ Policies and Own Criminality

on June 16, 2018, 6:20 AM / in National News

This is the same group Mayor Gist belongs to and yes he attended this meeting as well ….. surprise… surprise by David Codrea USA – -(Ammoland.com)- “The bipartisan U.S. Conference of Mayors passed a series of resolutions calling for more gun control measures during the group’s annual meeting in Boston this week,” Politico reported Tuesday. “The conference is advocating measures to strengthen the regulation […]

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