News Forum - HomePage - RSS News Forum - HomePage - RSS ( Sat, 24 24 2018 06:24:06 GMT Sat, 24 24 2018 06:24:06 GMT U.S. imposes more North Korea sanctions, Trump warns of ´phase two´ Sat, 24 13 2018 05:13:39 GMT 9091b8d812ffd1f9a0e2a81b132c2ee66b79ec53 Reuters, by Steve Holland, Christine Kim Posted By: Attercliffe- Sat, 24 13 2018 05:13:39 GMT WASHINGTON/SEOUL ' The United States said on Friday it was imposing its largest package of sanctions to pressure North Korea to give up its nuclear missile program, and President Donald Trump warned of a “phase two” that could be “very, very unfortunate for the world” if the steps did not work. In addressing the Trump administration’s biggest national security challenge, the U.S. Treasury sanctioned one person, 27 companies and 28 ships, according to a statement on the U.S. Treasury Department’s website. The United States also proposed a list of entities to be blacklisted under separate U.N. sanctions, a move “aimed at Gun control? How about Imam control? Sat, 24 58 2018 04:58:57 GMT cdd5c1b5d9015d020e8beff20858fc4e6ba023d6 Daily Mail [UK], by Jack Engelhard Posted By: Attercliffe- Sat, 24 58 2018 04:58:57 GMT What happens in the mosque does not stay in the mosque. So don’t be amazed if you learn that the Parkland, Florida, high school murderer was influenced by messages coming from any number of imams throughout the United States. He didn’t do it on his own…and even if he did…the word is out…in America...kill Jews. Paul Sperry at the New York Post tells how radical USA imams are given license to incite. Listen to Sperry’s opening paragraph – “Muslim clerics are threatening the lives of Jews from the pulpits of American mosques, and they are doing it with virtual impunity, say former US law'enforcement ‘We STUFFED the establishment!’ Farage receives OVATION as Trump fans praise ‘Mr Brexit´ Sat, 24 39 2018 04:39:28 GMT 02218690eb485871b39aaf5b2093da750f0efb15 Daily Express [UK], by Joey Millar Posted By: Attercliffe- Sat, 24 39 2018 04:39:28 GMT NIGEL Farage has received a standing ovation at the CPAC summit in America after giving a passionate speech in favour of Donald Trump and Brexit. Nigel Farage praised Donald Trump and drew cheers from the crowd after boasting voters in America and Britain had “stuffed the establishment”. Speaking at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), Mr Farage brought the house down with a triumphant speech after Mr Trump had taken to the stage earlier in the day. Mr Farage opened his CPAC address, after being introduced as ´Mr Brexit´, by praising the audience for helping Mr Trump get elected as US president Fashion Notes: Melania Trump Steps Out in Military'Inspired Dolce & Gabbana Sat, 24 50 2018 02:50:36 GMT 486a692168e0bf228322a1a647f23a61aae9dde7 Breitbart Big Hollywood, by John Binder Posted By: earlybird- Sat, 24 50 2018 02:50:36 GMT First Lady Melania Trump stepped out of the White House on Friday wearing a military'inspired coat to greet Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and his wife, Lucy. Wearing one of her favorite designers, Mrs. Trump chose a crisp, black and gold Dolce & Gabbana merino'wool blend coat that features gold trim encircling her waist and lapel. Lined in Dolce & Gabbana’s signature leopard print, the coat gives an oceanic vibe (a nod to Australia) with decorative gold buttons, reminiscent of a sea captain’s uniform.In another nod, the First Lady wore the Dolce & Gabbana coat — which retails for $2,157 at Military parade planners eye Veterans Day for event, official says Sat, 24 14 2018 02:14:45 GMT 89f9e5bb02da8dbc1035b1383a9ba9bf23bdec81 Fox News, by Elizabeth Zwirz Posted By: KarenJ1- Sat, 24 14 2018 02:14:45 GMT Plans for President Trump’s requested military parade in the nation’s capital are moving forward after National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster ordered the military to start planning the event for Veterans Day, a senior U.S. official confirmed Friday to Fox News. Trump has requested that the procession run from the White House to Capitol Hill on the national holiday, which this year coincides with the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I. The date of the planned parade: Nov. 11. McMaster drafted a memo for the Pentagon earlier this week, reportedly telling Secretary of Defense James Mattis, per a request from Can a Canadian Carry Off Bollywood Style? Justin Trudeau Finds Out. Sat, 24 08 2018 02:08:52 GMT 97bc1b3db565202ecb3218da0842ab2835a125a0 New York Times, by Dan Bilefsky Posted By: earlybird- Sat, 24 08 2018 02:08:52 GMT Flashy silk and gold'embroidered outfits, adorned with pointy red shoes fit for royalty, are acceptable garb for Bollywood performers. But apparently not if you are the telegenic prime minister of Canada on a trade trip to India. Justin Trudeau and his family have attracted some praise but no little ridicule during their eight day visit for wearing elaborate traditional clothing that some insist is more appropriate for a Maharajah and his court than a visiting leader. While admirers in the sprawling multicultural country lauded him for dressing “truly in the spirit of India,” the tut'tutting disapproval was far louder. Harvard Law Grad: Armed Teachers Would Shoot Black Students Sat, 24 46 2018 01:46:21 GMT 6b5831163fea0a608299549754c4a9d9e9742b63 Daily Caller, by Rob Shimshock Posted By: KarenJ1- Sat, 24 46 2018 01:46:21 GMT A Harvard law grad argued Thursday that armed teachers would shoot black students. Elie Mystal, who graduated and practiced law with a Harvard University law degree, made the case for why armed teachers would shoot black students, reported The College Fix. He published the argument on Above the Law, a law blog he edits. Mystal argued that arming teachers would be pricey, not dissuade potential shooters, and “directly result in students of color being shot to death at school.” “I know that because the only other group of public employees that is armed at the behest of the state shoots Purdue Online Writing Lab bans use of the word ´man´ Sat, 24 40 2018 01:40:15 GMT 1b1838e0c5be3f05d6af4f9a6c541940fe6c871e Washington Examiner, by Kate Hardiman Posted By: KarenJ1- Sat, 24 40 2018 01:40:15 GMT Purdue Online Writing Lab, a citation website provided by Purdue University available for free to the general public, recently updated its writing guidelines to instruct the avoidance of “stereotypes and biased language.” “Writing in a non'sexist, non'biased way is both ethically sound and effective,” the Purdue OWL site authors claim. “Non'sexist writing is necessary for most audiences; if you write in a sexist manner and alienate much of your audience from your discussion, your writing will be much less effective.” Cautioning writers to “[avoid] using language that is stereotypical or biased in any way,” Purdue OWL describes that the general Swarm of earthquakes rattles San Francisco Bay Area Sat, 24 20 2018 01:20:05 GMT 52684c2f2537039fa5e5149aa866fa59fdaabafa Los Angeles Times, by Rong'Gong Lin II Posted By: NorthernDog- Sat, 24 20 2018 01:20:05 GMT Several magnitude 2 and 3 earthquakes rumbled through the San Francisco Bay Area on Friday. It´s the latest seismic activity to add to a swarm of 60 earthquakes greater than magnitude 1 to hit the Danville area in the past week. The largest in the sequence, a magnitude 3.6 earthquake, came at 12:19 p.m. Friday. The U.S. Geological Survey received reports from more than 1,000 people who said they felt the quake, extending from the East Bay and into San Francisco. The quake was quite shallow, less than a third of a mile under the surface of the earth. Report: Radio Legend Michael Savage Approached To Run Against Sen. Dianne Feinstein (Audio) Sat, 24 11 2018 01:11:21 GMT dbe2086ce3f37b2fbdb7dc956b4b227f9f2fe336 Gateway Pundit, by Joshua Caplan Posted By: KarenJ1- Sat, 24 11 2018 01:11:21 GMT Radio legend Michael Savage revealed to his audience Friday that ‘very important people,’ have approached him to run against Senator Dianne Feinstein (D'CA). "SAVAGE: “Some very important people have come to me and said ‘Savage, would you like to run as an independent for the U.S. Senate in the of California against the esteemed Dianne Feinstein?’ Now you may say ‘you don’t have a ghost of a chance.’ With all those illegal aliens, with all that union money, with no press on your side, how could you David run against the Goliath of Feinstein?” […] I’ve been holding down the Condoleezza Rice calls for ‘a conversation about what the right to bear arms means in the modern world’ Sat, 24 03 2018 01:03:30 GMT e6468ffd833f1355c252d3b5e09fc13eddb7ea4f The Hill [Washington, DC], by Max Greenwood Posted By: KarenJ1- Sat, 24 03 2018 01:03:30 GMT Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice called on Friday for a "conversation about what the right to bear arms means in the modern world," and questioned why Americans should have access to "military weapons." "I think it is time for us to have a conversation about what the right to bear arms means in the modern world," Rice told conservative radio host Hugh Hewitt. "I don’t understand why civilians need to have access to military weapons." "We wouldn’t, we wouldn’t say you can go out and buy a tank," she continued. "So I do think we need to have that conversation." Rice´s comments Kasich´s team gears up for possible 2020 bid Sat, 24 58 2018 12:58:22 GMT 1fb37d38c5d90daba68b6b9cb2736fbe342e4f43 Politico, by Gabriel Debenedetti Posted By: KarenJ1- Sat, 24 58 2018 12:58:22 GMT John Kasich’s inner circle is gearing up for a possible presidential run in 2020 — actively weighing the prospect of a Republican primary challenge to President Donald Trump against the feasibility of a long'shot general election campaign as an independent. And there’s one consideration driving their thinking perhaps more than any other: what some of his advisers consider the very real, maybe even likely, possibility that Trump doesn’t run again — by choice or not — or that the president becomes so politically hobbled by late next year that the political landscape fundamentally shifts in Kasich’s favor. That’s one reason Taxpayer tab for retooled roads around Obama Presidential Center: $175 million Sat, 24 44 2018 12:44:24 GMT 53b2946bc4b66cc3468761ccae969a2dcdf7d85f Chicago Sun'Times, by Lynn Sweet Posted By: AltaD- Sat, 24 44 2018 12:44:24 GMT Chicago’s City Hall on Friday for the first time put a price tag on the cost to overhaul the roads in and around Jackson Park for the Obama Presidential Center and a related golf course merger: roughly $175 million, with potential funding sources to include the state of Illinois. If funding from the financially frail Illinois government is to be a major source for paying for the Obama Center roadway work, it could emerge as a campaign issue in the race for governor and other down'ticket contests. Last October, the Chicago Sun'Times reported how the Democratic leaders who control the NRA strikes back at Florida sheriff: ´Your office failed this community´ Sat, 24 24 2018 12:24:34 GMT a897495e042e4c4a314fa62d1df64e0a99cb1169 The Hill [Washington, DC], by Jesse Byrnes Posted By: KarenJ1- Sat, 24 24 2018 12:24:34 GMT NRA strikes back at Florida sheriff: ´Your office failed this community´ The National Rifle Association (NRA) on Friday slammed a local sheriff in Florida, saying his office failed to protect students in last week´s high school shooting. Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel had knocked the gun lobby during a televised town hall on Wednesday night, accusing the group of "not standing up for these students." “I understand you’re standing up for the NRA and I understand that’s what you’re supposed to do,” Israel told NRA spokeswoman Dana Loesch at the CNN town hall. “But you just told this group of Rush Limbaugh Loses it on ‘Trashy Garbage’ CNN: ‘Everybody That Works There’ is ‘Mentally Ill’ Sat, 24 24 2018 12:24:22 GMT 6aa9fd3f833d9696a061b0c7aab003dc3a8e4f16 Mediaite, by Ken Meyer Posted By: JoniTx- Sat, 24 24 2018 12:24:22 GMT The way Rush Limbaugh sees it, CNN has become so consumed by hatred of President Donald Trump that everyone at the network has full'on descended into madness. The conservative radio host began his Friday show by applauding Trump’s CPAC speech and saying once again that CNN’s town hall on the Parkland shooting was nothing but terrible, nasty, anti'gun mind control. After that, he turned his attention to a CNN piece published Thursday titled “Trump’s language on school shooter’s mental health could be harmful, experts say,” which asserts that Trump and NRA spokeswoman Dana Loesch are not helping discussions about mental Obama Posts Chilling Message to Teens Marching and Organizing For Gun Control ‘We’ve Been Waiting For You’ Sat, 24 16 2018 12:16:44 GMT 70b16d02a16e0c1bdf93c8cc685e593507d6ad61 Gateway Pundit, by Christina Laila Posted By: JoniTx- Sat, 24 16 2018 12:16:44 GMT Barack Obama posted a chilling message to his Twitter account Thursday to the teens marching and organizing for gun control. He told the youth fighting for gun control ‘we’ve been waiting for you’. The Gateway Pundit was the first publication to question the media’s agenda in only propping up students who push the anti'gun narrative. We took a lot of heat for it, but we stand by our reporting. CNN and other fake news media organizations refused to allow pro'gun students to voice their opinions. It was also revealed CNN scripted their Wednesday night anti'gun town hall. The left is Susan Rice attorney denies message she sent herself on Trump´s inauguration was ´unusual´ Sat, 24 15 2018 12:15:17 GMT a1509a468827360ce3d55a3230f632cfa140746c The Hill [Washington, DC], by Max Greenwood Posted By: KarenJ1- Sat, 24 15 2018 12:15:17 GMT An attorney for Susan Rice said on Friday that there was nothing "´unusual´" about an email the former national security adviser sent herself on President Trump´s Inauguration Day.. (Snip) "There is nothing ‘unusual’ about the National Security Advisor memorializing an important discussion for the record," Kathryn Ruemmler, a lawyer for Rice said in a statement. "The Obama White House was justifiably concerned about how comprehensive they should be in their briefings regarding Russia to members of the Trump transition team, particularly Lt. General Michael Flynn, given the concerning communications between him and Russian officials. The discussion that Ambassador Rice documented Dow surges 348 points, closes week in positive territory Fri, 23 53 2018 11:53:34 GMT 942cf66cf9c7d1371fe4cc7f7ce4fbb5801e55b9 Fox Business, by Matthew Rocco Posted By: JoniTx- Fri, 23 53 2018 11:53:34 GMT The Dow posted strong gains Friday to end the week in positive territory, as stocks rallied for a second straight day. The Dow Jones Industrial Average surged 347.51 points, or 1.39%, to 25,309. The S&P 500 rose 43.34 points, or 1.6%, to 2,747.30. The Nasdaq Composite advanced 127.31 points, or 1.77%, to 7,337.39 in a strong day for tech stocks. Investors bid up stocks to wrap up the week, with concerns over higher interest rates moving to the back burner. The Federal Reserve’s semi'annual monetary policy report to Congress, released Friday, indicated that the federal funds rate will likely remain 2020: Holder'McAuliffe? Fri, 23 49 2018 11:49:46 GMT c225a992b87319ba9fc8c4c4f1de67a32233748b Washington Examiner, by Paul Bedard Posted By: KarenJ1- Fri, 23 49 2018 11:49:46 GMT Former President Obama’s friend and former attorney general, Eric Holder, who is leaning toward a 2020 bid for the presidency, has just added another 2020 hopeful to his congressional redistricting team Former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe, close to former President Clinton and Hillary Rodham Clinton, issued an email to backers titled “my plans,” in which he announced his work with Holder. “I’m proud to take on a new role as the State Engagement Chair for the National Democratic Redistricting Committee where I will work alongside former Attorney General Eric Holder, House Leader Nancy Pelosi, and President Barack Obama to fight for Transcript: Tipster told FBI she feared Florida shooting suspect would end up ´getting into a school and just shooting the place up´ Fri, 23 40 2018 11:40:13 GMT 7c5cf680d9467a101bd65786130114e0b4ea9888 Washington Examiner, by Melissa Quinn Posted By: KarenJ1- Fri, 23 40 2018 11:40:13 GMT A woman who called the FBI with a tip about Nikolas Cruz, the confessed gunman in last week’s shooting at a Florida high school, warned the bureau he had multiple rifles and ammunition and feared Cruz would wind up “getting into a school and just shooting the place up.” The woman spoke with the FBI for roughly 13 minutes, according to a transcript of the call obtained and published by the New York Times. (Snip) “If you go onto his Instagram pages, you’ll see all the guns,” the woman said. “He’s so into ISIS, and I’m afraid this is, something’s Report: Four of Sheriff Scott Israel’s Deputies Waited Outside Douglas High During School Shooting Fri, 23 32 2018 11:32:34 GMT 210d8137761bd00192d926a65571bea1b36e797a Breitbart Big Government, by AWR Hawkins Posted By: JoniTx- Fri, 23 32 2018 11:32:34 GMT A report released Friday claims four of Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel’s deputies waited outside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School while the attack was occurring. On February 22 Breitbart News reported that one deputy resigned after it was learned that he was on scene but failed to control Nikolas Cruz. Sheriff Israel told ABC 13 that video shows the deputy, Scott Peterson, “arrive at the west side of Building 12” and “take a position” outside the school — but never go inside. The sheriff’s office moved to suspend Peterson, who resigned before the suspension could take place. Now CNN reports Second Russian Athlete Tests Positive For Doping At Olympics Fri, 23 26 2018 11:26:39 GMT f92989b64450078e94c8514dfde77621d6f1eade Associated Press, by Staff Posted By: earlybird- Fri, 23 26 2018 11:26:39 GMT GANGNEUNG, South Korea — A second Russian athlete has failed a doping test at the Pyeongchang Games, a day before the International Olympic Committee´s executive board is to decide whether to reinstate the country for Sunday´s closing ceremony. Russian Bobsled Federation president Alexander Zubkov told The Associated Press on Friday that a drug'test sample that pilot Nadezhda Sergeeva gave on Sunday was positive.The Russian delegation at the Pyeongchang Olympics said in a statement that the substance found was trimetazdine, a medication used for angina sufferers that is listed by the World Anti'Doping Agency as a banned substance affecting the metabolism. "She confirms DOJ Says Atty. Gen. Used Alias to Conduct Official Business to Protect Security, Privacy Fri, 23 19 2018 11:19:14 GMT e76d9a16bee61c91d45469712fb7c3e5bf660030 Judicial Watch, by Staff Posted By: KarenJ1- Fri, 23 19 2018 11:19:14 GMT Illustrating how government hides information from the American public, former Attorney General Loretta Lynch used a fake name to conduct official Department of Justice (DOJ) business in agency emails obtained by Judicial Watch. As the nation’s chief law enforcement officer Lynch, Barack Obama’s second attorney general, skirted public'records laws by using the alias Elizabeth Carlisle in emails she sent from her official DOJ account. In the records provided to Judicial Watch, the DOJ explains it as necessary to “protect her security and privacy and enable her to conduct Department business efficiently via email.” This begs the question of how many Report: Four Deputies Waited Outside School During Shooting Fri, 23 03 2018 11:03:36 GMT 5add5464f4ee297e0807452e5332d3f58f2b09e6 Daily Caller, by Amber Athey Posted By: Pluperfect- Fri, 23 03 2018 11:03:36 GMT According to a report by CNN’s Jake Tapper, four Broward County deputies waited outside of Stoneman Douglas High School while shooter Nikolas Cruz took the lives of 17 students and staff members inside.Sheriff Scott Israel revealed on Thursday that the school resource officer on duty, Deputy Scot Peterson, “never went in” the school even though it was “clear” there was a shooting going on, but CNN’s new reporting reveals there were three other deputies who reported to the scene shortly thereafter also failed to enter the school and attempt to engage Cruz. The report states that when Coral Springs police officers Breaking: ´Mentally ill´ woman rams minivan with religious bumper sticker into White House security barrier Fri, 23 11 2018 09:11:33 GMT 4aaf3e903e5e1504795224e00de937666ad0f9e6 Daily Mail [UK], by Jennifer Smith Posted By: Attercliffe- Fri, 23 11 2018 09:11:33 GMT A ´mentally ill´ woman has been taken into custody after ramming a white minivan into a security barrier outside the White House. It took place at Friday afternoon at around 3.30pm. The woman is said to have intentionally rammed her Chevrolet Uplander 2008 into the gate. Law enforcement sources told CNN she appeared to have mental health issues and is known to the Secret Service. The white vehicle remained at the scene afterwards with its rear windshield smashed. Its license plate was from Tennessee. The woman´s condition is not known, but police say no law enforcement officials were hurt. The White House was in Trump says he´ll let John Kelly decide whether to hand Jared Kushner a security clearance if he can´t get one on his own – even though Mueller´s probe of his finances and Russian* Fri, 23 04 2018 09:04:22 GMT 2600f36bdc4970742e22741cf786050e6e283f95 Daily Mail [UK], by David Martosko Posted By: Attercliffe- Fri, 23 04 2018 09:04:22 GMT President Donald Trump said Friday that he won´t be the one to decide whether his son'in'law Jared Kushner will get a security clearance waiver if he can´t soon pass a deep'dive background check on his own. The level of Kushner´s access to classified information will instead be decided by White House Chief of Staff John Kelly, Trump told reporters during a joint press conference with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull. ´I will let General Kelly make that decision, and he´s going to do what´s right for the country,´ the president said. ´And I have no doubt he´ll make the right decision.´ Kushner has