Archive for August 3rd, 2020

Hydroxychloroquine lowers COVID-19 death rate, Henry Ford Health study finds

on August 3, 2020, 8:37 AM / in National News

A Henry Ford Health System study shows the controversial anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine helps lower the death rate of COVID-19 patients, the Detroit-based health system said Thursday. Officials with the Michigan health system said the study found the drug “significantly” decreased the death rate of patients involved in the analysis. The study analyzed 2,541 patients hospitalized among the system’s six hospitals between March 10 […]

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The downward spiral of Ellen DeGeneres’s public persona: A complete guide

The downward spiral of Ellen DeGeneres’s public persona: A complete guide

on August 3, 2020, 8:28 AM / in People

Did “50 Shades of Grey” star Dakota Johnson bring down one of the most popular talk show hosts in history? Well, no – but you might have recently seen a lot of jokes on Twitter that say as much. Ellen DeGeneres’s reputation has been on a downward slide since roughly last fall, when, during a particularly awkward interview, DeGeneres accused […]

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News from Real Clear Politics August 3rd 2020

on August 3, 2020, 8:18 AM / in National News, Opinion

Capitol Hill in D.C. Is an Occupied Protest Zone, Too. Democrats’ behavior during William Barr’s congressional hearing last week prompted some comparisons for Frank Miele. “Peaceful Riots”? Journalism Bows to the Woke Mob. Mark Hemingway takes issue with news outlets tempering their descriptions of violent riots that have broken out repeatedly in cities nationwide. Biden: Transition to What? Steve Cortes […]

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the Real Coolidge

on August 3, 2020, 8:15 AM / in History, People

Good morning. It’s Monday, Aug. 3, 2020. On this date in U.S. history, the presidency passed in the middle of the night to Calvin Coolidge as he slept in his family’s Vermont farmhouse while on summer vacation. Coolidge’s father had eschewed getting a telephone even after his son had become vice president, but as Warren G. Harding drew his last breaths in a San Francisco hotel […]

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Actor Wilfred Brimley dies at 85

on August 3, 2020, 7:55 AM / in People

Unlikely, scene-stealing character actor also appeared in Seinfeld, The Thing and The Firm Wilford Brimley, a character actor who appeared in films like Cocoon and The Natural, died Saturday at a hospital in St. George, Utah. He was 85. Brimley’s agent said he had been sick for two months with a kidney ailment. Brimley first worked as a stuntman and extra before making his […]

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Marines call off search for 8 missing service members

Marines call off search for 8 missing service members

on August 3, 2020, 7:46 AM / in National News

The First Marine Expeditionary Force said it has called off search and rescue efforts to find eight United States service members who went missing after an accident involving an amphibious assault vehicle off the coast of Southern California on Thursday. The vehicle was carrying 15 Marines and one sailor when it reported taking on water and sank for unknown reasons […]

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DHS reassigns top intelligence official

DHS reassigns top intelligence official

on August 3, 2020, 7:41 AM / in National News

The Department of Homeland Security on Saturday reassigned Brian Murphy, the acting undersecretary for the department’s Office of Intelligence and Analysis. The move comes after The Washington Post reported his office compiled intelligence briefings on journalists and protesters in Portland, Oregon, over the last few weeks. Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf instructed the office to stop collecting the information and […]

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GOP convention will reportedly be closed to press

on August 3, 2020, 7:38 AM / in National News

In an unprecedented move, the scaled-back Republican National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, will reportedly be closed to the press this year, although an official said the decision is not final and press coverage options are still being considered for the August event. A conventions spokesperson on Saturday said the decision was the result of “health restrictions and limitations in […]

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No Check in the Mail

on August 3, 2020, 7:33 AM / in National News

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) resumed coronavirus relief negotiations with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows on Saturday morning. The four negotiators met for several hours and while the talks didn’t result in anything tangible, Schumer and Meadows both said separately that it was the most productive […]

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Minneapolis Police Advise: Surrender Your Property to the Criminals and Obey Them

Minneapolis Police Advise: Surrender Your Property to the Criminals and Obey Them

on August 3, 2020, 7:30 AM / in State News

by Nick Arama  |  RedState Fighting crime in Minneapolis has been a mess since the riots flared up in the wake of the death of George Floyd. Radical leftists even completely torched the 3rd Precinct which was the precinct Floyd died in. Instead of concentrating on crime, the politicians have been involved in trying to defund the police at the very […]

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Off-duty NYPD cop shoots himself to death in his Queens home

Off-duty NYPD cop shoots himself to death in his Queens home

on August 3, 2020, 7:25 AM / in State News

THOMAS TRACY and WES PARNELL  |  NEW YORK DAILY NEWS  An off-duty NYPD cop fatally shot himself inside his Queens apartment early Sunday, police sources said. The officer, identified by sources as Richard Catapano, shot himself in the head in his apartment on 23rd St. near 31st Ave. in Astoria about 1:50 a.m., the sources said. First responders rushed the officer to […]

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Insider Exposes LGBT Invasion of Public Schools

Insider Exposes LGBT Invasion of Public Schools

on August 3, 2020, 7:09 AM / in National News, Opinion

The ongoing LGBT invasion of public schools is accelerating, despite being dangerous to children and based on flawed arguments, explained veteran educator and former New Jersey Department of Education official Dr. Felecia Nace. The whole process is being driven by greed, she warned. Dr. Nace, the author of Top-down Confusion: Is Gray The New Pink in Education, warned that in her […]

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GOD’S ACCURACY

on August 3, 2020, 6:40 AM / in Religion

GOD’S ACCURACY This is really interesting… Enjoy… One may observe God’s accuracy in the hatching of eggs… those of the Canary in 14 days; those of the Barnyard Hen in 21 days; Eggs of Ducks and Geese in 28 days; those of the Mallard in 35 days; Eggs of the Parrot and the Ostrich hatch in 42 days. (Notice, they […]

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August 3rd in History

August 3rd in History

on August 3, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

August 3 is the 215th day of the year (216th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 150 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian feast day: Gamaliel (finding of relics, in Roman Martyrology) Lydia of Thyatira Nicodemus Olaf II of Norway (Translation of the relic) Stephen (Discovery of the relic) Waltheof of Melrose Joanna, […]

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Broken Statues

Broken Statues

on August 3, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

The court shall be seated, and they shall take away his dominion, to consume and destroy it forever. —Daniel 7:26 In Moscow stands the New Tretyakov Gallery, a museum that displays art and artifacts from the days of the former Soviet Union. Scattered along the banks of the Moscow River near the museum are statues of once-powerful leaders that have […]

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Union Faceoff

Union Faceoff

on August 3, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

Good morning, it’s Friday, August 3, 2020. On this date in 1981, America’s 13,000 air traffic controllers went on strike. Four hours later, Ronald Reagan walked into the Rose Garden flanked by Attorney General William French Smith and Secretary of Transportation Drew Lewis to announce that any controller who did not return to work in 48 hours would be fired. […]

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