Archive for January 24th, 2020

Hillary Puts Bernie Into Her Basket of Deplorables

Hillary Puts Bernie Into Her Basket of Deplorables

on January 24, 2020, 10:10 AM / in Opinion

It is difficult to see how this acrimony inside the Democratic Party — over the character, record, ideology and alleged sexism of Sen. Bernie Sanders — ends well for the Democrats. “Nobody likes him, nobody wants to work with him, he got nothing done. He was a career politician.” So says Hillary Clinton of her former Senate colleague and 2016 […]

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SCAM ALERT: BUYERS BEWARE WHEN PURCHASING HUNTING AND FISHING LICENSES

SCAM ALERT: BUYERS BEWARE WHEN PURCHASING HUNTING AND FISHING LICENSES

on January 24, 2020, 10:06 AM / in State News

Sportsmen beware! A scam website has been detected by the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency. There is a new bogus website that appears when you Google Tennessee fishing license. The scam website appears as an advertisement during a Google Search for “Tennessee Fishing License.” The site then allows you to enter your personal information, such as name, date of birth, social […]

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The Police Department is suggesting you appear, so they don’t have to come after you…..

on January 24, 2020, 10:03 AM / in Local News

The Jackson City Police Department issue this notice yesterday. The Jackson Police Department would like to remind and encourage those who have pending charges such as traffic tickets or other criminal charges that are being processed in Jackson City Court, to attend court at the proper dates and times involving their cases. This week, there have been over 29 Failure […]

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Brad Pitt says, ‘I cling to religion’: Three keys to sharing Christ with our post-Christian culture

Brad Pitt says, ‘I cling to religion’: Three keys to sharing Christ with our post-Christian culture

on January 24, 2020, 9:39 AM / in Religion

By Dr. Jim Denison Brad Pitt could have been Neo. During an interview this week, the movie star was asked to name a movie role he turned down. Pitt reluctantly gave one example: “I did pass on ‘The Matrix.’” The role eventually went to Keanu Reeves, and the rest is movie history. If I were interviewing Mr. Pitt, I would […]

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Bernie’s Campaign Calls the Police After Reporters Question Them Over a Staffer’s Wish to Murder All Rich People (Including Bernie?)

on January 24, 2020, 9:21 AM / in National News

Call the police! That was the response of Sanders campaign staff Thursday. In South Carolina, officials for everyone’s favorite political candidate who wants to take away the rights of Americans to own their own business called the law on undercover journalists with James O’Keefe’s Project Veritas. You may have seen recent video of PV, wherein — as I covered January 15th — […]

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Longtime PBS anchor Jim Lehrer dies at 85

Longtime PBS anchor Jim Lehrer dies at 85

on January 24, 2020, 9:15 AM / in People

Jim Lehrer, the longtime PBS anchor who moderated more presidential debates than anyone else, has died at 85. PBS announced Lehrer’s death Thursday, saying he died peacefully at home. Lehrer served as a PBS anchor for 36 years, founding PBS NewsHour with Robert MacNeil. He also moderated 12 presidential debates, the most of anyone in U.S. history, and wrote numerous […]

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Annabella Sciorra testifies that Weinstein raped her

on January 24, 2020, 9:13 AM / in State News

Sopranos actress Annabella Sciorra took the stand in once-powerful Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein’s sex crimes trial, and described a night in the winter of 1993-1994 when she said he raped her. Sciorra said Weinstein offered to drop her off at her New York City apartment after a dinner with a group at an Irish restaurant. She said she went home […]

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Drug-company founder gets 5 years for opioid-spray bribery scheme

Drug-company founder gets 5 years for opioid-spray bribery scheme

on January 24, 2020, 9:11 AM / in National News

John Kapoor, the 76-year-old founder of Insys Therapeutics, was sentenced Thursday to five and a half years in prison for contributing to the opioid crisis. Kapoor was convicted of racketeering last May after a 10-week trial. Prosecutors said Kapoor ran a bribery and kickback scheme that involved millions of dollars paid out to get doctors to prescribe the Arizona pharmaceutical […]

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Trump administration restricts pregnant women’s visas to stop ‘birth tourism’

on January 24, 2020, 9:07 AM / in National News

The U.S. State Department on Thursday unveiled a proposed new rule on visas designed to prevent what the Trump administration called “birth tourism.” The guidance would let the government deny some visas to pregnant women if there is “reason to believe” they are primarily interested in visiting the United States so their child will be born there and entitled to […]

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U.S. blacklists 4 companies for alleged Iran sanctions violations

U.S. blacklists 4 companies for alleged Iran sanctions violations

on January 24, 2020, 9:05 AM / in International News, National News

The Trump administration on Thursday announced that it was blacklisting four international companies for allegedly facilitating exports by Iran’s state-owned National Iranian Oil Company in violation of U.S. sanctions. The companies include Hong Kong-based broker Triliance Petrochemical Co., Hong Kong-based Sage Energy HK Ltd., Shanghai-based Peakview Industry Co., and Dubai-based Beneathco DMCC. The U.S. Treasury Department said it would freeze […]

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Pence: Trump to reveal Mideast peace plan

Pence: Trump to reveal Mideast peace plan

on January 24, 2020, 9:02 AM / in International News, National News

Vice President Mike Pence said Thursday that President Trump soon will unveil his Mideast peace plan. Pence invited Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and opposition leader Benny Gantz to visit the White House next week to discuss the plan and “the prospect of peace” in the Middle East, Pence said. Gantz, the former military chief and leader of the Blue […]

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House prosecutors: Trump pushed ‘bogus Kremlin-backed conspiracy theory’

House prosecutors: Trump pushed ‘bogus Kremlin-backed conspiracy theory’

on January 24, 2020, 9:00 AM / in National News

Democratic House prosecutors on Thursday outlined how they said President Trump abused his power by pressuring Ukraine to investigate Democrats and back up a “completely bogus” conspiracy theory that was being pushed by Russia and Trump’s personal lawyer, Rudy Giuliani. On the second day of opening arguments in Trump’s Senate impeachment trial, prosecution leader Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) said Trump […]

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CNN anchor forgets his own history

on January 24, 2020, 8:54 AM / in National News, Opinion

Chris Cuomo Snaps That Greta Thunberg Off-Limits Because She’s A Teen. Social Media Reminds Him Of A Certain Kentucky Teenager. What’s Up: CNN anchor Chris Cuomo chastised those who have been criticizing Greta Thunberg, especially in light of Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin’s recent comments that she can lecture the world once she gets a degree in economics. But the public was […]

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Obama reportedly getting ready to intervene in 2020 election

Obama reportedly getting ready to intervene in 2020 election

on January 24, 2020, 8:46 AM / in National News

Headline: Obama feels Sanders is unfit to battle Trump – and he has told people he might say so publicly What’s Up: Barack Obama is apparently so worried about Bernie Sanders’ rise near the top of the polls that he’s getting ready to intervene and publicly speak out against the Vermont senator so that he doesn’t win the Democratic nomination. Quote: […]

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Mr. Murry Cook has been located.

Mr. Murry Cook has been located.

on January 24, 2020, 8:44 AM / in Local News

Murry Cook has been located. Mr. Cook was located safe and sound in Union City after being involved in a wreck. (Recap) Investigators and officers of the Jackson police Department needed assistance locating Murray Cook. On January 23rd at approximately 2:00 p.m. Murry Cook, an eighty-six year old white male, left his residence on Campbell Street in Jackson TN driving […]

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Gay Activists Attack ‘Homophobic’ Black Minister’s MLK Day Sermon

Gay Activists Attack ‘Homophobic’ Black Minister’s MLK Day Sermon

on January 24, 2020, 8:40 AM / in Opinion

The fact that a religious congregation views secular issues from a religious perspective does not, in any way, make them ‘hateful’ or ‘anti.’ By Chad Felix Greene |  The Federalist  Determined to portray Vice President Mike Pence as a dedicated homophobic threat to LGBT Americans, media pounced on the opportunity when, after Pence gave a speech reflecting on Martin Luther King […]

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January 24th in History

January 24th in History

on January 24, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

January 24 is the 24th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 341 days remaining until the end of the year (342 in leap years). Holidays Christian feast day: Cadoc (Wales) Francis de Sales January 24 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Li Tim-Oi (Episcopal Church (USA)) St. Timothy and St. Titus, Apostolic men, (commemoration, Anglicanism) Earliest day on which […]

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Honoring God

Honoring God

on January 24, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

[Jesus said,] “If you remain in me and I in you, you will bear much fruit.    John 15:5 The church service was still in progress, and we had some visitors there that morning. The speaker was only halfway through his sermon when I noticed one of our visitors walking out. I was curious and concerned, so I walked out to […]

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