Archive for April 10th, 2017

Impeachment hearings over affair set for Alabama governor

Impeachment hearings over affair set for Alabama governor

on April 10, 2017, 9:05 AM / in State News

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama lawmakers are set to begin impeachment hearings for Gov. Robert Bentley as they consider whether to try ousting the governor over accusations he used state resources to hide an affair with a top aide. The House Judiciary Committee scheduled a week of hearings to open Monday that will culminate with a vote on whether to […]

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Tennessee Ethics Commission to review Jeremy Durham case this week

Tennessee Ethics Commission to review Jeremy Durham case this week

on April 10, 2017, 9:02 AM / in State News

A new state agency appears set to join the ranks of other Tennessee and federal investigators trying to get to the bottom of the campaign finance issues of expelled former lawmaker Jeremy Durham. The Tennessee Ethics Commission is scheduled to discuss Durham’s case on Tuesday, after the Tennessee Registry of Election Finance recommended the broader ethics body take a look at issues […]

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Tomi Lahren sues The Blaze, Glenn Beck for wrongful termination

Tomi Lahren sues The Blaze, Glenn Beck for wrongful termination

on April 10, 2017, 8:56 AM / in National News, Opinion

Tomi Lahren has filed a lawsuit against Glenn Beck and his online platform, The Blaze, alleging wrongful termination. The conservative talk show host was ousted from her program after she said she was in favor of abortion rights while appearing on ABC’s “The View” on March 17. In the 27-page lawsuit filed Friday in Dallas, Lahren’s attorney said nothing in […]

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Australian news anchor axed over viral blooper

on April 10, 2017, 8:43 AM / in International News

Natasha Exelby has paid a high price for her weekend blooper, after the humorless management at ABC24 banned the newsreader from playing any future on-air role. Exelby, who only recently returned from a foreign correspondent and anchor role with Turkish broadcaster, TRT World, was today told she has been axed from newsreading duties, after being caught off guard during a live news […]

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Melania Trump Slams Hillary For Trying To Debunk Pedogate

Melania Trump Slams Hillary For Trying To Debunk Pedogate

on April 10, 2017, 8:37 AM / in National News, Opinion

Some of you have probably noticed my absence this past week.  The Evil enemy took another swat at me and had me back in for emergency attention.  As it was the last time in Dec. – all the tests taken came back that NOTHING was wrong. This was not the same E.R. as I went to in Dec. ( I […]

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“The Battle For Your Mind”

on April 10, 2017, 8:34 AM / in Opinion, Religion

After the attacks that I have been subjected to this past several months – this morning’s sermon by Adrian Rogers really hit the target for me. I would highly encourage all to watch (30 minute) todays sermon, “The Battle For Your Mind”. http://www.lightsource.com/ministry/love-worth-finding/ If you hit *delete* on this post you are stating clearly WHOSE you are  and it isn’t […]

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Harwell Says Susan Richardson-Williams is a Liar?

Harwell Says Susan Richardson-Williams is a Liar?

on April 10, 2017, 8:33 AM / in Opinion, State News

By Rocky Top Politics When long-time Republican stalwart Susan Richardson Hyphen Williams excitedly revealed that Speaker Beth Harwell had recently called to say she was running for governor, Susan apparently let the cat out of the cellophane bag on Harwell’s guber-bid by posting the news on Facebook. Her cover blown, Harwell quickly talked to an AP reporter to say that […]

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Second Opinion From Doctor Nets Different Diagnosis 88% Of Time, Study Finds

Second Opinion From Doctor Nets Different Diagnosis 88% Of Time, Study Finds

on April 10, 2017, 8:30 AM / in National News

ROCHESTER, Minn. — When it comes to treating a serious illness, two brains are better than one. A new study finds that nearly 9 in 10 people who go for a second opinion after seeing a doctor are likely to leave with a refined or new diagnosis from what they were first told. Researchers at the Mayo Clinic examined 286 patient […]

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CCC’s Shovel-Ready Jobs

CCC’s Shovel-Ready Jobs

on April 10, 2017, 8:25 AM / in History, Opinion

We laughed when Obama through out the term Shovel Ready Jobs in 2011…. so we bring you this story. It didn’t save the country but it saved the men. Eighty-four years ago today, the first allotment of 25,000 men was mustered into the Civilian Conservation Corps. They assembled at the aptly dubbed Camp Roosevelt on lands of the George Washington […]

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Israel closes Egyptian border crossing after deadly church attacks

Israel closes Egyptian border crossing after deadly church attacks

on April 10, 2017, 8:14 AM / in International News

Israel has closed its Taba border crossing to Egypt’s Sinai peninsula following intelligence suggesting an “imminent” terrorist attack, Israeli Intelligence Minister Yisrael Katz said Monday. Sinai is a popular vacation spot during the upcoming Passover break. Israel said the border crossing will be open for Israeli citizens coming home, following the deadly attacks on two Coptic Christian churches in Egypt […]

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North Korea defiant after U.S. show of strength

North Korea defiant after U.S. show of strength

on April 10, 2017, 8:12 AM / in International News, National News

North Korea’s Foreign Ministry said Sunday that the isolated communist nation was “not frightened” by the U.S. Tomahawk missile strike against Syria, or by the Navy carrier strike group the U.S. has redirected toward the Korean Peninsula. “What happened in Syria once again taught a bitter lesson that … one can defend oneself from the imperialist aggression only when one […]

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Suicide bombing targeting army chief kills civilians in Somalia

Suicide bombing targeting army chief kills civilians in Somalia

on April 10, 2017, 8:10 AM / in International News

A suicide bomber tried to ram a vehicle into the convoy of Somalia’s newly installed army commander, Gen. Ahmed Mohamed Jimale, outside the defense ministry in Mogadishu, but instead blew apart a minibus, killing 15 civilians. Jimale, who had just taken the oath of office, escaped unscathed. Authorities blamed the al-Shabab militant group, which acknowledged that it was behind the […]

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Deputy National Security Adviser K.T. McFarland leaves National Security Council

Deputy National Security Adviser K.T. McFarland leaves National Security Council

on April 10, 2017, 8:08 AM / in International News, National News

Deputy National Security Adviser K.T. McFarland, who was hired by ousted National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, is expected to step down from the National Security Council and take the job of U.S. ambassador to Singapore, Bloomberg News reported Sunday, citing an administration official. The report was the latest sign that National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster, who replaced Flynn, is consolidating […]

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ISIS claims responsibility for Egypt church bombings

ISIS claims responsibility for Egypt church bombings

on April 10, 2017, 8:06 AM / in International News

The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for suicide bombings that killed at least 44 people at two Coptic Christian churches in Egypt on Palm Sunday. ISIS said the bombers were Egyptian nationals, although Egyptian authorities did not immediately released details on the identity of the suspected attackers. ISIS warned that it planned more attacks, saying: “The Crusaders and their tails […]

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Sergio Garcia claims his first major title, winning the Masters in a playoff

Sergio Garcia claims his first major title, winning the Masters in a playoff

on April 10, 2017, 8:04 AM / in Sports

SERGIO GARCIA RANK: 11  |  SWINGS: R  |  BIRTHDATE: 01/09/1980 BIRTHPLACE: CASTELLON, SPAIN  |  HEIGHT: 5-10 Sergio Garcia won the 81st Masters on Sunday, beating Justin Rose with a birdie on the first hole of a sudden-death playoff. Rose had a two-stroke lead going into the final five holes, but Garcia caught up to finish regulation play tied with Rose […]

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G-7 ministers meet to show a united front on Syria

G-7 ministers meet to show a united front on Syria

on April 10, 2017, 8:02 AM / in International News

Foreign ministers from the Group of Seven industrialized nations are gathering in Italy on Monday for a meeting expected to focus on the next steps to take on Syria, following last week’s U.S. missile strike against the Syrian air base believed to have launched a nerve gas attack that killed more than 80 civilians, including children, in a rebel-held town. […]

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Obama’s “Complicated” Lies About Syria

Obama’s “Complicated” Lies About Syria

on April 10, 2017, 7:58 AM / in International News, Opinion

By Cliff Kincaid    /   Canada Free Press The mainstream media have not challenged the claim that chemical weapons were used by Syrian and/or Russian forces. Hence, they have been forced to explain how they were used when Obama officials previously claimed they had been removed from Syria. It’s another new low for a press corps that was eager […]

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6 Big Differences That Turn City Dwellers Into Liberals

6 Big Differences That Turn City Dwellers Into Liberals

on April 10, 2017, 7:53 AM / in Opinion

By Loey Nunning  and Re-Edited by Staff  /   Cracked.com The last election wasn’t the first time people living in the country and city had different ideas about how to steer this monster truck we call America. The liberal-city / conservative-country divide has been around since the framing of the constitution when farmers were the elites. Especially in modern times […]

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Look out, The Dems in California Mean Business

Look out, The Dems in California Mean Business

on April 10, 2017, 7:13 AM / in National News, State News

“The arm of the Democratic Party in charge of winning control of Congress is moving senior staffers from Washington, D.C., to Orange County in hopes of flipping Republican-held House seats out west during the 2018 midterm elections,” the Los Angeles Times reports. “The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee is aiming to defeat seven California Republicans who represent congressional districts where Hillary […]

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Austin, Tex. proposal: $600 million housing fund earmarked for minorities

on April 10, 2017, 7:09 AM / in State News

They might want to check ahead of time on whether this is constitutional, but of course Austin is that bastion of conservative government, not. “A task force set up [by Mayor Steve Adler] to evaluate institutional racism in Austin is recommending the city create a fund with a goal of raising $600 million to buy and preserve affordable housing for minorities […]

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