Archive for April 30th, 2018

Indiana Gun Buyback Turns Down Magazines, Private Buyers Pay More for Guns

Indiana Gun Buyback Turns Down Magazines, Private Buyers Pay More for Guns

on April 30, 2018, 6:40 AM / in State News

Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- A week ago, I wrote about the Crawfordsville, Indiana “buyback”.  The gun turn in event (you cannot “buyback” what you never owned) happened on 28 April, 2018. From the previous article: The event will be held at the Crawfordsville Police Department from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Crawfordsville is about 40 miles northwest of Indianapolis.  From journalreview.com: Residents can turn in […]

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Captain, There’s a Blonde-Haired Problem in 1st-Class!

on April 30, 2018, 6:35 AM / in Bedtime Stories

No Offense to Blonds meant….. A beautiful young model boarded a plane to New York with a ticket for the economy section. She looked at the seats in economy, and then looked into the forward cabin at the luxurious first-class seats. Seeing that the first-class seats appeared to be much larger and more comfortable, she moved forward to the last […]

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Memphis mom sees video of her son robbing couple, turns him into police then issues apology

on April 30, 2018, 6:32 AM / in State News

By Chris Enloe  |  The Blaze When Adrian Perry was watching the news last Tuesday and saw her son, Derriontay Perry, in a surveillance video robbing a couple, she knew she had to act. So that’s exactly what she did. What happened? According to WHBQ-TV, Adrian said she had no choice but to turn her son into police after recognizing him […]

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CASSANDRA’S DELOREAN

on April 30, 2018, 6:26 AM / in Opinion

The American Scene Consider a policy that, in retrospect, proved to have pretty severe downsides. Now recall that there was probably someone who predicted this at the time, even if they didn’t get all the details right. Imagine if, at the time, this Cassandra was able to take the relevant elites (Congress, the Supreme Court, the Joint Chiefs of Staff, […]

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How To Fix Health Care — Price Controls

on April 30, 2018, 6:23 AM / in National News, Opinion

by Robert Samuelson  |  Investors.com No doubt about it: Health care is a vexing political problem. There’s a contradiction at the core of our thinking. We want the best care when we or loved ones get sick. It’s a moral issue. There should be no limits on treatment. But the resulting uncontrolled health spending harms the country. It undermines other […]

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What the T-Mobile Merger With Sprint Means for Consumers

What the T-Mobile Merger With Sprint Means for Consumers

on April 30, 2018, 6:20 AM / in International News, National News

Bree Fowler  |  Consumer Reports T-Mobile and Sprint Sunday unveiled a deal to merge in a bid to better compete with AT&T and Verizon, a move that also would shrink the number of major players in the cellular industry to just three. For consumers, that consolidation brings with it the possibility of higher prices, according to analysts and advocates, though T-Mobile […]

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DA candidate in California slammed for suggesting cop killers don’t deserve death penalty

DA candidate in California slammed for suggesting cop killers don’t deserve death penalty

on April 30, 2018, 6:15 AM / in State News

By Frank Miles | Fox News A candidate for a district attorney seat in California is taking heat for saying cop killers don’t deserve the death penalty because “it’s part of the risk [police officers] take.” Attorney Lawrence Strauss — who made the comments at an April 24 forum for the June Contra Costa County District Attorney election — was criticized […]

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1 dead, 1 injured in shooting near St. Louis’ Busch Stadium, gunman on loose: report

1 dead, 1 injured in shooting near St. Louis’ Busch Stadium, gunman on loose: report

on April 30, 2018, 6:10 AM / in State News

A gunman opened fire Sunday night in downtown St. Louis near Busch Stadium, killing one and injuring another, local reports said. Authorities did not release a description of the gunman. One victim was hit in the head and was unresponsive when authorties arrived and the other was hit in the leg. Authorities did not identify which victim died, KSDK.com reported. Authorities said […]

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‘Iranians killed in suspected Israeli strike’ in Syria

‘Iranians killed in suspected Israeli strike’ in Syria

on April 30, 2018, 6:07 AM / in International News

Agence France-Presse  |  The Telegraph Missile strikes overnight in central Syria killed at least 26 pro-regime fighters, most of them Iranians, a monitor said Monday. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the missiles struck a military base in the province of Hama late Sunday, in an assault it said bore the hallmarks of an Israeli operation. “At least 26 fighters […]

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US says border crossing didn’t have room for asylum seekers

on April 30, 2018, 6:05 AM / in International News, National News

ELLIOT SPAGAT  |  Associated Press TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — After traveling through Mexico with great fanfare for a month under the Trump administration’s watchful eye, nearly 200 Central American migrants attempting to seek asylum in the United States were stopped in their tracks when border inspectors said that a crossing facility didn’t have enough space to accommodate them. Trump vowed last […]

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China’s Baidu to sell majority of financial services unit for $1.9 billion

China’s Baidu to sell majority of financial services unit for $1.9 billion

on April 30, 2018, 6:02 AM / in International News

By Julie Zhu and Sijia Jiang  |  Reuters (Reuters) – China’s Baidu Inc said it will sell a majority stake in its financial services business for about $1.9 billion to a consortium led by TPG Capital Management LP and Carlyle Group LP, as it looks to deepen its push into financial services. The investment will give Baidu the firepower it needs […]

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April 30th in History

April 30th in History

on April 30, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

April 30 is the 120th day of the year (121st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 245 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Armed Forces Day (Georgia) Birthday of the King Carl XVI Gustaf, one of the official flag days of Sweden. Camarón Day (French Foreign Legion) Children’s Day (Mexico) Christian feast day: Adjutor […]

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St Cuthbert Gospel

St Cuthbert Gospel

on April 30, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History, Religion

The St Cuthbert Gospel is an early 8th-century pocket Gospel book, written in Latin. The essentially undecorated text is the Gospel of John in Latin, written in a script that has been regarded as a model of elegant simplicity. Its finely decorated leather binding is the earliest known Western bookbinding to survive, and both the 94 vellum folios and the […]

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Doing Right in God’s Sight

Doing Right in God’s Sight

on April 30, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Joash did what was right . . . all the years Jehoiada the priest instructed him.2 Kings 12:2 “Cowboy builders” is a term many British homeowners use for tradespeople who do shoddy construction work. The term is bandied about with fear or regret, often because of bad experiences. No doubt there were rogue carpenters, masons, and stonecutters in biblical times, […]

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Ronny Jackson won’t return as Trump’s personal physician

on April 30, 2018, 5:59 AM / in National News

By Samuel Chamberlain | Fox News Watch the latest video at foxnews.com  Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson will not return as President Trump’s personal physician after withdrawing his nomination to run the Department of Veterans Affairs, Fox News has learned. It was not immediately clear whether Jackson would stay with the White House Medical Unit. He already had been replaced as Trump’s […]

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Cuban-American Lawmakers: State Dept Facilitating ‘Propaganda’ Show

Cuban-American Lawmakers: State Dept Facilitating ‘Propaganda’ Show

on April 30, 2018, 5:43 AM / in National News

by Susan Crabtree  |    Washington Free Beacon Lawmakers urge Pompeo to deny visas for Castro-regime-backed artists performing at Kennedy Center Several Cuban-American lawmakers are decrying a State Department decision to grant visas to a troupe of Castro-backed Cuban artists who are scheduled to appear at the Kennedy Center. They are also asking Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to consider denying […]

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An Angry Master – A.F. Branco Cartoon

An Angry Master – A.F. Branco Cartoon

on April 30, 2018, 5:40 AM / in Bedtime Stories
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After relief debacle, Puerto Rico’s governor looks for political revenge in Florida

After relief debacle, Puerto Rico’s governor looks for political revenge in Florida

on April 30, 2018, 5:35 AM / in National News

The Gov. feels that Puerto Rico has been shafted and intends to do something about it…… ummmm Puerto Rico’s Gov. Ricardo Rosselló reached his breaking point three months after Hurricane Maria laid waste to the U.S. territory on Sept. 20, wrecking its power grid, damaging most of its dwellings and triggering a mass exodus of residents to the U.S. mainland. […]

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McCain’s son-in-law: ‘John hugged me tonight. He asked me to take care of Meghan.’

McCain’s son-in-law: ‘John hugged me tonight. He asked me to take care of Meghan.’

on April 30, 2018, 5:29 AM / in National News

John McCain’s son-in-law, conservative pundit Ben Domenech, tweeted Saturday night that the senator, who is battling a deadly form of brain cancer, asked him to take care of his daughter, Meghan. McCain, a six-term Arizona Republican, was released from the hospital last week. He had been in stable condition at the Mayo Clinic, according to his family and Senate office, following surgery for an intestinal […]

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Breaking: Trump Punches Back Against RINOs, Threatens Full Government Shutdown!

Breaking: Trump Punches Back Against RINOs, Threatens Full Government Shutdown!

on April 30, 2018, 5:20 AM / in Announcements, National News

Don’t let your silence to your congresscritters be mistaken for CONSENT of their failures. Capitol Switchboard   1-202-224-3121 For complete listing of all federal and state offices http://www.govspot.com/ You can write to the President at the above address or visit whitehouse.gov to send a message to the White House. White House Phone Numbers Comments: 202-456-1111 Visitors Office: 202-456-2121 White House Email […]

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