Archive for October 9th, 2019

Lawyer and Client Sanctioned for Filing “Completely Selfish” Lawsuits

Lawyer and Client Sanctioned for Filing “Completely Selfish” Lawsuits

on October 9, 2019, 9:07 AM / in State News

From the Jester’s Courtroom U.S. District Judge Paul C. Huck has sanctioned Miami attorney Scott Dinin for filing frivolous lawsuits on behalf of his client, claiming the attorney and his client filed the suits for “completely selfish” motives. According to news reports, Dinin, on behalf of his client, Alexander Johnson, who suffers from hearing loss, sued more than 100 companies […]

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Minneapolis Mayor Tries to Extort Trump Campaign of $500,000

Minneapolis Mayor Tries to Extort Trump Campaign of $500,000

on October 9, 2019, 9:02 AM / in National News, State News

By Warner Todd Huston  |  Godfather Politics In an effort to force the cancellation of Trump’s Minneapolis rally, the city’s left-wing mayor tried to extort $530,000 out of the Trump campaign for “security” to allow Trump to hold its rally. Leftist mayor Jacob Frey tried to force the Trump campaign to pay the exorbitant amount for “security” at the city’s […]

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Hillary Clinton Says ‘Maybe There Does Need to Be a Rematch’ Against Trump

Hillary Clinton Says ‘Maybe There Does Need to Be a Rematch’ Against Trump

on October 9, 2019, 8:56 AM / in National News

By Patrick Goodenough  |  CNS News (CNSNews.com) – “Maybe there does need to be a rematch,” 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton said in an interview on Tuesday night, after President Trump suggested on Twitter that she should run for the White House again in 2020. “I mean, obviously I can beat him again,” she added, apparently referring to the 2016 […]

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St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital welcomes two staff members

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital welcomes two staff members

on October 9, 2019, 8:51 AM / in State News

Puggle and Huckleberry met their work family at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in a town hall meeting over lunch Monday, Sept. 16. When the new hires came down the aisle of the packed theater in the Marlo Thomas Center for Global Education and Collaboration, the whole room, balcony included, turned to the kind of mush Memphis usually reserves for […]

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LGBTQ Caucus for Metro Councilmembers Formed, A Historic First. 12.5% of Council openly homosexual.

LGBTQ Caucus for Metro Councilmembers Formed, A Historic First. 12.5% of Council openly homosexual.

on October 9, 2019, 8:44 AM / in State News

Bowing to Sin and the left Chair: Councilmember Nancy VanReece, District 8 Vice-Chair: Councilmember Brett Withers, District 6 Secretary:  Councilmember Russ Bradford, District 13 Additional members: Councilmembers Zach Young, District 10, and Councilmember Emily Benedict, District 7 (Read all about it)

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1 male killed, another in critical condition after South Memphis shooting, police say

1 male killed, another in critical condition after South Memphis shooting, police say

on October 9, 2019, 8:41 AM / in State News

Several police cars surrounded an area on south East Parkway Tuesday night after two males were reportedly shot. Officers arrived to the scene close to 7:20 p.m., where one male was pronounced dead on the scene and another was in critical condition, according to Memphis police. Officers blocked off streets in front of a Valero gas station. Dozens of people were standing across […]

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Democrats’ Fear of Durham About to Reach Panic Level

Democrats’ Fear of Durham About to Reach Panic Level

on October 9, 2019, 8:38 AM / in National News

via The Federal Observer The important news of the day – far beyond the inevitable tedious impeachment jousting – is that John Durham’s investigation of the provenance of the FBI’s counterintelligence investigation of possible Trump-Russia collusion has expanded, according to several administration officials. Fox News previously reported that Durham would be reviewing the days leading up to the 2016 election […]

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Sheriff: Worried mom finds soldier son bound, shot to death; deputies still seek killer

Sheriff: Worried mom finds soldier son bound, shot to death; deputies still seek killer

on October 9, 2019, 8:35 AM / in State News

An East Tennessee soldier recently returned home from deployment overseas died after being tied up and shot repeatedly by someone who has yet to be caught, authorities said. The mother of Jacob Dean Bishop, 35, found him dead about 7:30 a.m. Oct. 1 inside his duplex apartment on Shaw Ferry Road North in Loudon County. “He was known to oversleep,” said […]

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Money Man

on October 9, 2019, 8:25 AM / in History

Good morning, it’s Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019. By the time you read this newsletter, I hope to be on an airplane to California. Why am I going there? If I were a politician holding a fundraiser, the smart-alecky answer would be to paraphrase notorious mid-20th century bank robber Willie Sutton: because that’s where the money is. I’m not a bank […]

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COUNTDOWN TO BLM MOVE BEGINS

COUNTDOWN TO BLM MOVE BEGINS

on October 9, 2019, 7:56 AM / in National News

The Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) controversial move out west could begin within as little as five months, according to an email sent by the agency’s acting director William Pendley. In an email to staff obtained by The Hill, Pendley said the agency would give relocation orders in the coming weeks, kicking off a process that would give employees 30 […]

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Drug price hikes cost US billions, report finds

Drug price hikes cost US billions, report finds

on October 9, 2019, 7:46 AM / in National News

Drug companies raised prices on seven popular drugs during 2017 and 2018 without clinical evidence that the drugs had been improved in any way, according to a new report. The increases cost patients and insurers more than $5 billion, the Institute for Clinical and Economic Review (ICER) found in its report. None of the drugs examined showed evidence of improved […]

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Flipping the rent control fight: How California tenants and the left won statewide protection

Flipping the rent control fight: How California tenants and the left won statewide protection

on October 9, 2019, 7:41 AM / in State News

As 2019 dawned, the idea of statewide rent control in California seemed dead. The Legislature sharply limited cities’ ability to cap rents in 1995, and when tenant advocates managed to qualify an initiative for last November’s ballot that would loosen those restrictions, voters overwhelmingly rejected it. That makes the Legislature’s passage of a bill this year limiting annual rent increases […]

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Teacher Allegedly Displays Graphic Saying Confederate Flag Means ‘You Intend To Marry Your Sister’

Teacher Allegedly Displays Graphic Saying Confederate Flag Means ‘You Intend To Marry Your Sister’

on October 9, 2019, 7:33 AM / in State News

By Hank Berrien  |  Daily Wire A Georgia teacher allegedly showed a Powerpoint image of a Confederate flag to the teacher’s classroom accompanied by a caption reading, “A sticker you put on the back of your pickup truck to announce that you intend to marry your sister. Think of it like a white trash ‘Save the Date’ card.” That teacher has […]

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Suspect arrested, two others identified in shooting death of key witness at Amber Guyger murder trial

Suspect arrested, two others identified in shooting death of key witness at Amber Guyger murder trial

on October 9, 2019, 7:28 AM / in State News

Three suspects have been identified in the murder of Joshua Brown, a key witness in the murder trial of former Dallas police Officer Amber Guyger. Jacquerious Mitchell, 20; Michael Mitchell, 32; and Thaddeous Green, 22, traveled from Alexandria, Louisiana, to purchase drugs from Brown, authorities said at a news conference Tuesday. Jacquerious Mitchell is in custody and the other two […]

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Six Christian schoolgirls, others abducted by Fulani herdsmen in Nigeria

Six Christian schoolgirls, others abducted by Fulani herdsmen in Nigeria

on October 9, 2019, 7:24 AM / in International News

By Leah MarieAnn Klett | Christian Post  Muslim Fulani herdsmen have kidnapped six teenage girls and two staff members at gunpoint from a Christian-run high school in north-central Nigeria amid escalating violence in the region. Sources told Morning Star News, a nonprofit persecution watchdog outlet, that armed Fulani invaded Engravers’ College in Kakau Daji village, in Chikun County Local Government Area near Kaduna […]

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Schiff: State withholding Sondland texts, messages on personal device

on October 9, 2019, 7:03 AM / in National News

A key witness the State Department blocked from an impeachment deposition on Tuesday has messages on a personal device that has not been provided to Congress, according to Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.). The House Intelligence Committee chairman ripped the State Department for blocking the deposition of Gordon Sondland, the U.S. ambassador to the European Union, and said the messages being […]

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Dick’s CEO Says Anti-Gun Policy Shrank Company by a ‘Quarter Billion Dollars’

Dick’s CEO Says Anti-Gun Policy Shrank Company by a ‘Quarter Billion Dollars’

on October 9, 2019, 7:00 AM / in National News

By Stephen Gutowski  |  Washington Free Beacon  Now spending company money lobbying for gun control The CEO of Dick’s Sporting Goods told CBS News this weekend that his decisions to stop selling certain guns and hire lobbyists to push for new gun bans have cost his company roughly $250 million. CBS Sunday Morning host Lee Cowan asked Dick’s CEO Ed Stack […]

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DEARBORN PUBLIC SCHOOLS BOW TO SHARIA LAW AT TAXPAYER EXPENSE – NOW SERVE ONLY HALAL MEAT

on October 9, 2019, 6:49 AM / in State News

By  STEVEN AHLE  |  Steadfast and Loyal Dearborn School District is now serving only Halal meat for school lunches. Besides the hefty extra expense involved in the fact that Halal certification organizations use some of their funds for terrorism. That should be unacceptable for the parents of kids in the Dearborn School System. They could end up paying for the […]

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Behind The Network Of Outside, Left-Wing Groups Pushing Racial Policies In Cities, Counties Across America

on October 9, 2019, 6:37 AM / in National News, Opinion, State News

Daily Caller News Foundation IS OUR TOWN NEXT? Many cities and counties are adopting radical policies that see every aspect of government operations through the “lens” of race. A network of George Soros-backed activist groups has worked to push these policies at the most local level of government, where there is little scrutiny. The policies are justified by citing research […]

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White House calls impeachment inquiry ‘illegitimate,’ refuses to cooperate

on October 9, 2019, 6:19 AM / in National News

By Alexis Simendinger and Al Weaver The impeachment inquiry battle kicked into overdrive on Tuesday as the White House declared it will not cooperate with the ongoing investigation by House Democrats, who responded by warning the White House that its lack of cooperation will be considered an act of obstruction as lawmakers move toward impeachment. In a letter to House […]

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