Archive for May 22nd, 2018

Metro Narcotics make major Narcotics arrest

on May 22, 2018, 8:53 PM / in Local News

The Jackson Metro Narcotics Unit, following up on information given, spoke to the home owner on Watson Road, and was given consent to search the residence in northeast Madison County.  This occurred at 7:30 Thursday night May 17th and they recovered two marijuana grows and eleven firearms. After obtaining a search warrant, 20 pounds of marijuana, those eleven firearms and $7,000.00 in cash […]

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A LOOK AT ALTERNATIVE REFRIGERANTS TO R-134A

A LOOK AT ALTERNATIVE REFRIGERANTS TO R-134A

on May 22, 2018, 10:49 AM / in National News

By: Tracy Martin There are big changes underway with more coming to air conditioning for automobiles and light trucks made in or imported to the United States. New EPA regulations will require new vehicles offered for sale starting in the 2021 MY to use a refrigerant other than R134a. OEMs have also been incentivized to use these alternatives before the phase-out […]

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Places to Retire: No offense meant…..

on May 22, 2018, 8:31 AM / in Bedtime Stories

You can retire to Phoenix, Arizona where 1.  You are willing to park three blocks away from your house because you found shade. 2.  You’ve experienced condensation on your rear-end from the hot water in the toilet bowl. 3.  You can drive for four hours in one direction and never leave town. 4.  You have over 100 recipes for Mexican […]

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Consumer Reports says it can’t recommend the Tesla Model 3

Consumer Reports says it can’t recommend the Tesla Model 3

on May 22, 2018, 7:28 AM / in National News

Consumer Reports said Monday that the Tesla Model 3 had failed to earn its recommendation. CR said the Model 3, the electric car maker’s first mass market vehicle, had “flaws — big flaws” with its braking distance. In Consumer Reports‘ tests, the Model 3 stopped in 152 feet from a speed of 60 mph, which was “far worse than any […]

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Obamas finalize multi-year deal to produce Netflix content

on May 22, 2018, 7:27 AM / in National News

Just about makes us think about our deal with Netflix…. Former President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama have “entered into a multi-year agreement to produce films and series for Netflix,” the streaming service announced Monday. The content will “potentially” include “scripted series, unscripted series, docu-series, documentaries, and features.” The Hollywood Reporter notes that the move is “unprecedented in media” and […]

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Syrian forces regain full control of Damascus

Syrian forces regain full control of Damascus

on May 22, 2018, 7:24 AM / in International News

The Syrian military on Monday drove Islamic State fighters out of a stronghold in southern Damascus, giving the government full control of the capital city and its suburbs for the first time since civil war broke out in 2011. The victory came after a month of fighting that left the enclave in ruins. President Bashar al-Assad’s forces will now focus […]

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Houston-area schools increase security after deadly shooting

Houston-area schools increase security after deadly shooting

on May 22, 2018, 7:23 AM / in State News

Houston-area school districts said Monday that they were stepping up security in the wake of last week’s shooting at Santa Fe High School, which left eight students and two teachers dead. Another 13 people were injured. Seven Houston-area schools reported gun threats on Monday. A student at League City Intermediate, less than 15 miles from Santa Fe High, was arrested […]

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Supreme Court rules employers can force arbitration

Supreme Court rules employers can force arbitration

on May 22, 2018, 7:21 AM / in National News

The Supreme Court on Monday upheld the right of companies to make workers sign arbitration contracts preventing them from joining together in class-action lawsuits seeking better pay and work conditions. Justice Neil Gorsuch, writing for the conservative 5-4 majority, said that it was “clear” that the contracts are valid under federal law encouraging arbitration over litigation. Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, […]

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MEDIA ADVICE ON COUGAR ENCOUNTERS — HOW TO GET KILLED BY ONE!

MEDIA ADVICE ON COUGAR ENCOUNTERS — HOW TO GET KILLED BY ONE!

on May 22, 2018, 7:12 AM / in Opinion

When you go out into the wild, no matter how close the area might be to, “civilization”, always carry a gun suitable for the environment.  By that I mean carry a gun of a suitable caliber and size in case you run into something unexpected, such as an apex predator, a rattlesnake or a two-legged snake. Recently near Big Bend, […]

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CLINTON POLLSTER: STOP MUELLER INVESTIGATION NOW!

on May 22, 2018, 6:58 AM / in Opinion

Now why-oh-why would former Clinton Pollster Mark Penn be calling for an immediate end to the Mueller probe of Trump?  Is it because evidence has now surfaced that the FBI infiltrated the Trump Campaign for political reasons?  Not entirely.  The real reason even a Clinton supporter like Penn wants it all to stop is because evidence is now pointing to […]

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‘God made you gay’: Did Pope Francis just tell the lie of the century?

‘God made you gay’: Did Pope Francis just tell the lie of the century?

on May 22, 2018, 6:55 AM / in Opinion

By DOUG MAINWARING ROME, (LifeSiteNews) – Pope Francis’ alleged infelicitous counsel to a gay man, if not retracted, risks slowly killing the same-sex attracted by affirming them to death. According to multiple reports, a gay man who visited Pope Francis at the Vatican last week is alleging the Pope told him, “God made you gay.” The allegation comes from Juan Carlos Cruz, one […]

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Trump Repeals Auto Lending Guide of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

on May 22, 2018, 6:51 AM / in National News

President Trump has repealed auto-lending guidance from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), revoking a rule that was put in place to protect minority customers from predatory practices. Trump’s signature on a congressional resolution erases the CFPB’s 2013 guidance targeting “dealer markups,” the additional interest that is added to a customer’s third-party auto loan as compensation for the dealer. The president signed the […]

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It’s Tuesday

It’s Tuesday

on May 22, 2018, 6:49 AM / in Bedtime Stories
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Police Charge Woman with Reckless Endangerment in Ongoing Investigation

Police Charge Woman with Reckless Endangerment in Ongoing Investigation

on May 22, 2018, 6:42 AM / in Local News

Jackson police have charged Angela Henly, 54, of Jackson, TN, with Reckless Endangerment in an ongoing investigation. On May 19, 2018, around 3:15 p.m., police were called about a theft of services at Unique Nails, located at 480 Wiley Parker Road. The investigation thus far has shown that Henly entered the business and received services. Afterward, Henly refused to pay. […]

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The Defense Bill hits the Ground in a Stumble

The Defense Bill hits the Ground in a Stumble

on May 22, 2018, 6:41 AM / in National News

It’s a busy week for movement on the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), with the House version set to hit the floor and the Senate Armed Services Committee starting markups on its version. The Senate Armed Services Committee is moving forward with its annual defense authorization bill with Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) undergoing treatment to battle brain cancer 2,200 miles […]

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IRAN: What is the Objective?

IRAN: What is the Objective?

on May 22, 2018, 6:37 AM / in International News

It’s been about two weeks since President Trump announced he was withdrawing from the Iran nuclear agreement and left the world wondering where U.S. strategy goes from here. On Tuesday, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo sought to answer that question. In a speech at the conservative Heritage Foundation — his first major foreign policy address since becoming chief diplomat — Pompeo […]

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Watergate x 10

Watergate x 10

on May 22, 2018, 6:29 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Art by A.F. Branco

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Air Force Produces Texas Church Shooter Court Martial Record

Air Force Produces Texas Church Shooter Court Martial Record

on May 22, 2018, 6:28 AM / in National News, State News

by David Codrea U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- Months after a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit was filed, the United States Air Force has reconsidered and produced a report of trial for court martial proceedings against Devin Patrick Kelley, the man identified by authorities as the killer responsible for murdering more than two dozen people in the Sutherlands Springs, TX, church shooting. Attorney Stephen Stamboulieh filed the complaint on […]

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Around the world News briefs | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

on May 22, 2018, 6:24 AM / in International News

North Korea: Trump today meets at the White House with South Korean President Moon Jae-in, hopeful he can clarify Kim Jong Un’s intentions in advance of a June 12 summit that remains in limbo. The president meets with Moon in what was originally scheduled to be a sit-down to develop a denuclearization strategy in advance of a historic planned Singapore summit. […]

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Tuesday Morning News shot…. May 22, 2018

Tuesday Morning News shot…. May 22, 2018

on May 22, 2018, 6:16 AM / in National News

Good Morning, this Tuesday Morning…. let us get down to it…. Oh, to have been a fly on the wall for this one… President Trump met with Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, FBI Director Christopher Wray, and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats on Monday amid a high-stakes showdown between the White House and Justice Department (DOJ). The Memo: Trump […]

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