Archive for September 2nd, 2020

DC committee recommends changes to Washington Monument, Jefferson Memorial, other historical assets

on September 2, 2020, 7:22 AM / in National News

Interior Secretary David Bernhardt shot back: ‘Not on my watch. Never going to happen’ A committee reporting to Washington, D.C., Mayor Muriel Bowser has come up with a list of dozens of historical monuments, schools, parks, government buildings and other structures that it recommends making changes to because of the historical namesakes’ connection to slavery or racism — even the Washington Monument and Jefferson […]

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Black Lives Matter vandalizes Elvis Graceland Mansion…

on September 2, 2020, 7:20 AM / in State News

Elvis’s Graceland spray-painted with ‘Black Lives Matter’ and ‘defund the police’ The Levitt Shell, a Depression-era landmark in Overton Park, and Graceland in Whitehaven were targeted overnight Tuesday, Sept. 1, by vandals painting Black Lives Matter, defund the police and obscene messages on the two properties. The graffiti was discovered Tuesday morning when employees of the two music landmarks came […]

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Markey survives Kennedy’s Democratic Senate primary challenge

on September 2, 2020, 7:14 AM / in National News, State News

Sen. Edward Markey won his Democratic primary on Tuesday, beating challenger Rep. Joseph P. Kennedy III. Markey, 74, won about 54 percent of the vote against the 39-year-old grandson of Robert F. Kennedy in the first election loss for the Kennedy family political dynasty ever in Massachusetts. Markey embraced the Green New Deal and brought together a coalition of younger […]

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Breonna Taylor’s boyfriend sues police over raid that killed her

Breonna Taylor’s boyfriend sues police over raid that killed her

on September 2, 2020, 7:12 AM / in National News, State News

Breonna Taylor’s boyfriend, Kenny Walker, has filed a lawsuit against Louisville police, accusing them of misconduct in the no-knock raid and shooting that killed Taylor in her apartment. Walker’s attorney said that evidence indicated that police officers, not his client, fired the shot that wounded a Louisville police sergeant. “We know police are firing wildly from various angles,” attorney Steve […]

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U.S. refuses to join 170 countries in producing coronavirus vaccine

on September 2, 2020, 7:09 AM / in International News, National News

The Trump administration said Tuesday that it would not join the more than 170 countries considering participating in the COVID-19 Vaccines Global Access Facility, or Covax, aiming to quickly develop a coronavirus vaccine and distribute it to the most vulnerable populations. The Trump administration’s decision to stay out was partly due to the World Health Organization’s leadership in the effort. […]

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DHS: Feds ‘Targeting and Investigating’ BLM & Antifa Leaders and Those Who Fund Them

on September 2, 2020, 7:08 AM / in National News

Heads of Black Lives Matter under investigation by Department of Justice By: Jay Greenberg The Department of Justice (DOJ) is “targetting and investigating” the leaders of Black Lives Matter, Antifa, and other violent leftist groups, the Department of Homeland Security has confirmed. Acting DHS Secretary Chad Wolf told Fox News’s Tucker Carlson on Monday night that the DOJ is also going after those […]

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Facebook shuts down Russian effort to ‘divide’ Democrats

Facebook shuts down Russian effort to ‘divide’ Democrats

on September 2, 2020, 7:02 AM / in National News

Facebook said Tuesday it removed a network of accounts affiliated with an independent news website called Peace Data that was aimed at left-wing voters and run by people formerly associated with the Internet Research Agency, the Russian troll group that tried to influence the 2016 election. The case confirms that “Russian actors are trying to target the 2020 elections and […]

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Angry Sisolak Defends Saturday Night Nosh

Angry Sisolak Defends Saturday Night Nosh

on September 2, 2020, 6:56 AM / in Opinion, State News

(Chuck Muth) – I’m interrupting the ambient background music here in my office – piped in by Pandora, not a live band – to bring you this special edition of Muth’s Truths… Nevada Governor-King Steve von Sisolak was captured on video Saturday night enjoying an intimate dinner-for-four at a Las Vegas Italian restaurant, seated at the VIP table right next to the […]

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Federal insurance marketplace carriers now competing in 81 of 95 Tennessee counties

Federal insurance marketplace carriers now competing in 81 of 95 Tennessee counties

on September 2, 2020, 6:54 AM / in State News

By Erik Schelzig Six insurance carriers are now competing for business through the Affordable Care Act’s federal marketplace in 81 of 95 Tennessee counties. Among the five companies that have previously operated in the state, three (BlueCross, Bright Health, and Oscar Health) have proposed rate increases for upcoming fiscal year, while two (Celtic/Ambetter Insurance and Cigna) are planning decreases. UnitedHelathcare is […]

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Biden’s Silence Condoned the Violence

Biden’s Silence Condoned the Violence

on September 2, 2020, 6:49 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Douglas Andrews Joe Biden just flubbed his Sister Souljah moment. Badly. In May 1992, the notorious rapper was asked a question about black-on-white violence during that year’s deadly Los Angeles riots. Her response — “Why not kill a white person?” — caused a furor, and it caused Bill Clinton to seize the moment. Soon thereafter, while speaking to Jesse […]

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Democrat Mayor Calls Out National Guard; Tells Police to Shoot to Kill Any Arsonists or Looters

Democrat Mayor Calls Out National Guard; Tells Police to Shoot to Kill Any Arsonists or Looters

on September 2, 2020, 6:44 AM / in Opinion

By Kelleigh Nelson | News with Views Government is instituted for the common good: for the protection, safety, prosperity and happiness of the people; and not for the profit, honor, or private interest of any one man, family, or class of men.  —President John Adams The price of apathy towards public affairs is to be ruled by evil men.  —Plato […]

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BLM Activist: ‘I’m Ready To Put These Police In The F***ing Ground,’ ‘Burn The WH Down’

BLM Activist: ‘I’m Ready To Put These Police In The F***ing Ground,’ ‘Burn The WH Down’

on September 2, 2020, 6:24 AM / in National News

A far-left alleged Black Lives Matter leader advocated for killing law enforcement officials during a Black Lives Matter event in Washington, D.C., on Saturday night, saying that he was ready to put them in the ground and that he wanted to go after elected officials in the federal government. “I’m at a point where I’m ready to put these police […]

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JESUS IS OUR MEDIATOR

JESUS IS OUR MEDIATOR

on September 2, 2020, 6:22 AM / in Religion

“For there is one God and one Mediator between God and men, the Man Christ Jesus, who gave Himself a ransom for all, to be testified in due time,” 1 Timothy 2:5-6 When two sides cannot agree, it is time for the Mediator to be brought in. The Mediator acts as a bridge or a go-between for two parties to find […]

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Rash of Black-on-white Attacks Might Have Been Spurred by BLM Dogma

Rash of Black-on-white Attacks Might Have Been Spurred by BLM Dogma

on September 2, 2020, 6:01 AM / in National News

Written by  R. Cort Kirkwood Cops in Baltimore, Maryland, are investigating the brutal attack on a man whom viral video shows being smashed in the head with a brick. The perpetrator is black; the victim, white. The sneak attack is the latest among many captured on video that show blacks attacking whites for no apparent reason other than, perhaps, racial hatred. […]

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Check Your Blind Spots

Check Your Blind Spots

on September 2, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

These words which I command you today shall be in your heart. – Deuteronomy 6:6  When I was in high school, I had a driving instructor who gave me some sound advice. “You think by looking in the rearview mirror you know what is on your left side, but your vision is limited,” he said. “Always look over your shoulder […]

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This Day in History September 2nd

This Day in History September 2nd

on September 2, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

September 2 is the 245th day of the year (246th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 120 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian feast day: Acepsimas of Hnaita and companions (Syriac Orthodox Church) Agricola of Avignon Antoninus of Pamiers Brocard Castor of Apt Diomedes Eleazar Hieu Ingrid of Sweden Justus of Lyon Margaret of Louvain […]

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Indiana Congressman Introduces Bill to Strip Rioters of Unemployment Benefits

Indiana Congressman Introduces Bill to Strip Rioters of Unemployment Benefits

on September 2, 2020, 5:54 AM / in National News

Written by  Warren Mass Representative Jim Banks (R-Ind.) introduced the “Support Peaceful Protest Act” on August 28, a bill that would require arrested rioters who were caught committing crimes such as acts of violence, looting, or vandalism to pay for the cost of federal policing of the riot and also be ineligible for federal unemployment assistance. A news release posted on […]

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