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08/18/2017 10:22 AM
2 Wasserman Schultz IT aides indicted for conspiracy against U.S.
2 Wasserman Schultz IT aides indicted for conspiracy against U.S. By Luke Rosiak Reprinted with permission of the Daily Caller News Foundation A federal grand jury Thursday indicted two former information technology (IT) aides of Democratic Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz — Pakistani-born Imran Awan and his wife Hina Alvi — on four counts of conspiracy [...]
08/18/2017 09:36 AM
Sessions ends Obama-era 'Operation Choke Point'
(POLITICO) The Justice Department has committed to ending a controversial Obama-era program that discourages banks from doing business with a range of companies, from payday lenders to gun retailers. The move hands a big victory to Republican lawmakers who charged that the initiative — dubbed “Operation Choke Point” — was hurting legitimate businesses. In a [...]
08/18/2017 08:49 AM
New York named after notorious slave trader
(TWITCHY) Because you know, removing statues will TOTALLY END RACISM as we know it. Gov. Andrew Cuomo might want to take a look at the history of his own state … just sayin’.
08/18/2017 08:43 AM
Democrat lawmaker: 'I hope Trump is assassinated'
(AP) ST. LOUIS – A Missouri lawmaker says she posted and then deleted a comment on Facebook that said she hoped for President Donald Trump’s assassination. Democratic Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal says she didn’t mean what she posted Thursday, but was frustrated with the president’s reaction to the violence last weekend in Charlottesville, Virginia. She said [...]
08/18/2017 08:28 AM
CNN commentator: Trump 'white supremacist'
(DAILY CALLER) CNN commentator Symone Sanders accused President Trump of being a “white supremacist” Thursday night for his defense of Confederate statues and monuments. “For a long time I never actually thought Donald Trump was a racist,” claimed Sanders, who was previously the national press secretary for Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders’ 2016 presidential campaign.
08/18/2017 07:58 AM
GOP senator questions Trump's 'stability, competence'
(WYFF) WASHINGTON — A prominent Republican senator delivered a stinging rebuke Thursday of Donald Trump’s short time in office, declaring he has not shown the stability or competence required for an American president to succeed. Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee, chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee, also said Trump “recently has not demonstrated that he [...]
08/17/2017 11:38 PM
Pro-life activist facing 18 months in prison
(Lifesite News) Pro-life activist Mary Wagner is facing a possible jail sentence of 18 months after an Ontario judge found her guilty on Tuesday of mischief and breach of probation. Justice Rick Libman of the Ontario Court of Justice convicted Wagner on charges arising from her December 12, 2016, arrest at the Bloor West Village [...]
08/17/2017 11:16 PM
Did Jim Carrey really profess his Christian faith?
(Movieguide) Jim Carrey is a multi-talented actor and comedian, known just as much for his visceral dramatic roles (THE TRUMAN SHOW and ETERNAL SUNSHINE OF THE SPOTLESS MIND) as he is his zany, off-the-wall comedic ones (LIAR LIAR and ACE VENTURA: PET DETECTIVE). However, one thing the celebrity is not so famous for is his [...]
08/17/2017 11:11 PM
Jews leaving France in record numbers
(London Independent) French Jews are fleeing the country at an unprecedented rate amid rising anti-Semitism and fears of more Isis-inspired assaults and mass casualty terror attacks. More than 8,000 Jews left France for Israel in 2015 – a rate far higher than anywhere else in Europe but consistent with what over the past few years [...]