National News

US Census: Whites Below 50% For First Time In US

on June 27, 2020, 6:38 AM / in National News

The data showed that Hispanics made up a majority of people in the United States under age 16 in 2019, according to figures released by the US Census Bureau – an expected demographic shift that will grow over the coming decades. “We are browning from bottom up in our age structure,” said William Frey, a senior fellow at The Brookings […]

Read more ›

Trump Administration Urges Supreme Court To Invalidate Obamacare

on June 26, 2020, 8:17 AM / in National News

The Trump administration asked the U.S. Supreme Court in a late-night filing Thursday to invalidate the Affordable Care Act. The request is part of a case the justices are scheduled to hear next term that pits the House of Representatives and a group of mostly Democratic-led states against the Trump administration and a group of Republican state officials. The justices […]

Read more ›

Supreme Court rules that asylum-seekers are not entitled to habeas corpus

on June 26, 2020, 7:36 AM / in National News

By Staff Writers  |  American Digest After dealing two massive blows to Donald Trump’s agenda last week, the Supreme Court finally delivered an unexpected win to the president on Thursday. The SCOTUS ruled in resounding 7-2 decision that the Trump administration can legally deport illegal immigrants making asylum claims without allowing them to take their case before a federal judge.  Fox […]

Read more ›
Bubba Wallace Finally Admits It Wasn’t a Noose. No Apology for Ridiculous Claim

Bubba Wallace Finally Admits It Wasn’t a Noose. No Apology for Ridiculous Claim

on June 26, 2020, 7:04 AM / in National News

Written by  R. Cort Kirkwood You might say Bubba Wallace, the NASCAR driver who pulled a noose hoax at the Talladega Superspeedway’s Geico 500, ran out of gas again. Or downshifted. But he didn’t quite hit the brakes. Nor did he slam the hoax into reverse when he finally admitted yesterday that the “noose” he saw in his garage, which required a probe […]

Read more ›
Senate confirms Trump’s 200th judicial nominee

Senate confirms Trump’s 200th judicial nominee

on June 25, 2020, 8:01 AM / in National News

The Republican-controlled Senate on Wednesday confirmed its 200th federal judge nominated by President Trump. The 52-48 vote to approve seating Cory Wilson on the influential U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit marked a symbolic milestone in Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s effort to forge a more conservative judiciary. Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) was the only Republican to oppose […]

Read more ›

Democrats block Senate GOP police reform bill

on June 25, 2020, 7:59 AM / in National News

Senate Democrats on Wednesday blocked Republicans from advancing their police reform bill. The legislation fell five votes short of the 60 required to move forward. “The harsh fact of the matter is, the bill is so deeply, fundamentally, and irrevocably flawed, it cannot serve as a useful starting point for meaningful reform,” said Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.). Democrats […]

Read more ›

States Panic To Respond As U.S. Coronavirus Cases Spike Again

on June 25, 2020, 7:41 AM / in National News

About half of U.S. states have rapidly increasing coronavirus cases. But as virus spread worsens, many state restrictions remain lifted, prompting battles to mandate social distancing and masks to try to slow the contagion. From states in the Northeast issuing quarantine orders to workers at Disney parks fighting to stay closed, states across the country are cracking down as coronavirus […]

Read more ›
“Pandemic Rages Through the US, Spurring Quarantines and Mask Orders… tearing through the heartland, causing record hospitalizations… new model predicts that it is expected to kill 180,000 Americans by October… and stocks plunge.” – Bloomberg (operative words – rages, tearing through heartland, record hospitalizations, expected to kill…)

“Pandemic Rages Through the US, Spurring Quarantines and Mask Orders… tearing through the heartland, causing record hospitalizations… new model predicts that it is expected to kill 180,000 Americans by October… and stocks plunge.” – Bloomberg (operative words – rages, tearing through heartland, record hospitalizations, expected to kill…)

on June 25, 2020, 7:39 AM / in International News, National News

BY KENNY POLCARI It was an ugly day on the street yesterday… but not completely unexpected. The Dow fell by 710 pts or 2.72%, the S&P gave up 80 pts or 2.6%, the Nasdaq fell by 222 pts or 2.1%, and the Russell gave back 49 pts or 3.5%. And while that was ugly – it was off the lows of the […]

Read more ›
Trump drags mild-mannered regulator into political firefight

Trump drags mild-mannered regulator into political firefight

on June 24, 2020, 8:24 AM / in National News

By Sylvan Lane President Trump’s plan to replace a top federal prosecutor with the chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has thrust a mild-mannered financial regulator into the middle of a political fight. SEC Chairman Jay Clayton has largely avoided partisan battles and political controversies during his three years as head of the stock market watchdog. The registered […]

Read more ›

The Segway is officially over

on June 24, 2020, 7:54 AM / in International News, National News

By Matt McFarland, CNN Business Washington, DC (CNN)The Segway PT, which earned a place in pop culture but never realized its creators’ world-changing ambitions, will come to an end this summer.   China-based Ninebot, which acquired Segway in 2015, will halt production of the PT, short for Personal Transporter, on July 15. Twenty-one staffers will be laid off at its Bedford, New Hampshire plant. […]

Read more ›
Quick News June 24th 2020

Quick News June 24th 2020

on June 24, 2020, 7:43 AM / in National News

Everywhere statues are torn down by the mob, history promises people are next  The Federalist’s Christopher Bedford writes, “The promise of bloodshed coming alongside or following shortly after is a historic certainty. The symbols of a people never satisfy: People themselves must always come next.” Black Lives Matter activist Shaun King says statues of Jesus Christ should be torn down […]

Read more ›

FBI says NASCAR’s Bubba Wallace was not targeted by ‘noose’ in garage

on June 24, 2020, 7:12 AM / in National News

All About Nothing The FBI determined Tuesday that no federal hate crime charges were warranted over a pull rope tied into a noose on the door of a Talladega Superspeedway garage assigned to Bubba Wallace, the NASCAR’s only fulltime black driver. NASCAR said agents sent to investigate found that the pull rope had been tied that way since last fall, […]

Read more ›
Armed Thugs Take-Over Atlanta Area, Prevent Residents From Going Home

Armed Thugs Take-Over Atlanta Area, Prevent Residents From Going Home

on June 24, 2020, 6:57 AM / in National News, State News

Written by Leading  |  BlabberBuzz Residents of the neighborhood said the thugs were brandishing heavy guns, had blocked the roads and prevented people from getting to their homes. Some were seen holding rifles or with pistols in their pockets while standing outside the fast food restaurant that was burned down the day after Brooks was killed by Officer Garrett Rolfe. Tuesday […]

Read more ›
Project Veritas: Facebook Moderators Brag About Deleting Pro-Trump Content

Project Veritas: Facebook Moderators Brag About Deleting Pro-Trump Content

on June 24, 2020, 6:47 AM / in National News

Written by  Luis Miguel In its latest exposé, Project Veritas acquired smoking-gun evidence of political bias among Facebook’s ostensibly objective content moderators, with one company employee even boasting that she unjustifiably deletes posts by users wearing MAGA hats. A video published by Project Veritas showed its undercover journalist using hidden cameras at Facebook offices interacting with moderators, who admitted to routinely deleting conservative […]

Read more ›
President Trump Orders Law Enforcement to Arrest Anyone Vandalizing Federal Monuments

President Trump Orders Law Enforcement to Arrest Anyone Vandalizing Federal Monuments

on June 24, 2020, 6:41 AM / in National News

President Trump authorized federal law-enforcement officials on Tuesday to arrest anyone vandalizing “any monument, statue or other such Federal property,” charging them under the Veterans Memorial Preservation and Recognition Act. His tweet late Sunday night laid the groundwork for Monday’s order: “Numerous people [were] arrested in D.C. for the disgraceful vandalism in Lafayette Park, of the magnificent Statue of Andrew Jackson, in […]

Read more ›
Home sales plunged in May

Home sales plunged in May

on June 23, 2020, 9:10 AM / in National News

U.S. home sales fell to their lowest level in nearly a decade in May, according to a National Association of Realtors report released Monday. The May figure reflects closings on contracts signed in March and April, when most of the United States was under coronavirus lockdown. Applications for home loans have jumped since then, reaching an 11-year high in recent […]

Read more ›

Statue Wars come for JESUS as activist claims Christ and Virgin Mary are ‘white supremacy’

on June 23, 2020, 8:50 AM / in National News, Opinion

It began with Confederate generals and quickly escalated to Columbus and former US presidents; now the monument-removal crusade has come for Jesus, with racial activist Shaun King insisting the depictions are ‘racist propaganda.’ “Yes, I think the statues of the white European they claim is Jesus should also come down,” King tweeted on Monday. “They are a form of white supremacy. Always […]

Read more ›
16 Year-Old Goes On Shooting Spree In D.C.

16 Year-Old Goes On Shooting Spree In D.C.

on June 23, 2020, 8:39 AM / in National News, State News

Strictly News 16-year-old Michael Mason has been taken into custody in responsibility for four murders in D.C. over the last several weeks and six shootings. Here’s a summary of the six shooting spanning from April into May written By Daniel Miller: APRIL At 10:37 p.m. on April 7, officers responded to a report of a shooting in the 3900 block of […]

Read more ›

Stock Market Tug of War!

on June 23, 2020, 8:36 AM / in National News

By KENNY POLCARI Stocks zoomed higher yesterday – as the Dow advanced by 150 pts or 0.6%, the S&P rose 20 pts or 0.65%, the Nasdaq surged by 110 pts or 1.11% and the Russell added 14 pts or 1.05%… and all that fuss about Apple that caused all kinds of ruckus on Friday was nothing but a distant memory […]

Read more ›

What’s On Tap for Today from The Military

on June 23, 2020, 7:56 AM / in National News

The House Armed Services Committee will hold four subcommittee markups on the National Defense Authorization. The markups will be hybrid virtual and in-person sessions: — The Subcommittee on Tactical Air and Land Forces at 11 a.m. https://bit.ly/3drhmzF — The Subcommittee on Military Personnel at 1 p.m. https://bit.ly/3fOfz9e — The Subcommittee on Readiness at 3 p.m. https://bit.ly/2Yqm2kZ — The Subcommittee on […]

Read more ›