May 27, 2015

Tracy Morgan Settles Lawsuit Over Deadly Accident With Walmart

It's been almost a year since an 18-wheeler hit his limo, killing his friend

Via: The Daily Caller

Dana Loesch Goes Off on Media Over This 'Completely False' Headline About Her Scott Walker Interview

"This is why I hate media."

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Austin Animal Center Put Out Call for Help After Flooding — and Texans Responded in an 'AMAZING' Way

"We are so humbled by the outpouring of support…"

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'Child Abuse': Palestinian Kindergarten Teachers Dress Kids as Terrorists With Toy Machine Gun Props

"They blow up so quickly."

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Civil War-Era Photo Collection Returned to Rightful Owner Five Years After Being Stolen

"I thought it was gone forever."

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'Really?': Al Sharpton Shocks With Question About Flooding in Texas

"Whoa."

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Behind Science Fraud, Chapter 4

(Steven Hayward) Richard Horton, the editor of The Lancet, the pre-eminent medical journal that was stung by one of the worst science frauds of the last decade (Andrew Wakefield's phony vaccine-autism link paper), has a fascinating note reporting on the conversations at a recent conference of scientists in the UK about the problems of scientific review. A few of his statements are genuinely eye-popping: "A lot of what is published is incorrect." I'm

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Politico Quotes Scott Walker Wildly Out Of Context To Invent Abortion Attack

'This is one of the worst misquotes I've ever read.'

Via: The Daily Caller

One Solution to Tame the Supreme Court Without Passing a Law or Constitutional Amendment

"It is irresponsible for one person to have such an extreme position of power for 50 years."

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It's Not in Plain View, But Hidden on Rick Santorum's Website Is a Stinging Jab at Hillary Clinton

"Okay, I will give him kudos for that."

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Here's The Legal Explanation For Why The Cleveland Police Officer Wasn't Convicted

He jumped on the hood and fired 15 shots into the car

Via: The Daily Caller

Rick Santorum Ditches Sweater Vest, Absent From Campaign Store

What could replace it?

Via: The Daily Caller

Rick Santorum Enters Race For White House With Pitch To 'American Workers'

'Today is the day we're going to begin to fight back'

Via: The Daily Caller

Hillary Clinton is Running For President By Praising the President

Make no mistake: In South Carolina, Obama and his policies are on Hillary Clinton's ballot.

Source: Bloomberg Politics

7-Year-Old Boston Boy Shot as He Rode His Bike to Buy a Bottle of Water. Video Captures Mother's Horror as She Finds Him Bleeding on the Sidewalk.

"I thought I was going to lose my son."

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Hillary Clinton Returns to the Scene of Her Most Divisive Primary Battle

The former secretary of state begins campaigning in South Carolina this week, where she lost to Barack Obama by nearly 29 points in 2008.

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U.S. Intelligence: Iran Sending More Fighters to Yemen

Iran has dispatched additional paramilitary forces to Yemen to aid pro-Tehran rebels seeking to take control of the strategic southern Arabian state, according to recent U.S. intelligence reports.

Source: Washington Free Beacon

US authorities say FIFA vice presidents Webb, Figueredo among 14 indicted in corruption probe

ZURICH (AP) - US authorities say FIFA vice presidents Webb, Figueredo among 14 indicted in corruption probe.

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Dunwoody hosting citizenship ceremony on Independence Day

DUNWOODY, Ga. (AP) - About 25 immigrants will formally become U.S. citizens during an Independence Day ceremony in Dunwoody.

Morris News Service reports the event is being organized by Bob Dallas and Alfredo Trujillo, both immigrants from Cuba who are now U.S. citizens.

The organizers say 18-year-olds in the town ...

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We've got a unicorn situation: With no M&A activity and stagnant IPO market, exits have become rare

It seems that the grazing in the magical rainbow pastures of Unicorn Valley is a bit too good these days. So good in fact, that none of the private companies with $1 billion valuations seems to want to leave anytime soon. And why would they with ample amounts of cash being thrown at companies doing "private IPOs"? The rich (private equity, mutual funds, and VCs with extra-large funds) are […]






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Beware iPhone Users: If You Get This Text Message, Your Phone Will Likely Turn Off Immediately

"Clearly the work of the devil."

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Chicago Police Superintendent Responds to 'Disgusting' Photo: 'No Place in Our Police Department'

"[T]he despicable actions of these two former officers have no place in our police department or our society."

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Texas House OKs stricter ethics rules, dark money disclosure

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas House has passed a sweeping package of stricter ethics rules for state lawmakers and other elected officials - including mandating more financial disclosure for "dark money" groups.

Gov. Greg Abbott has championed ethics overhauls, and the measure already passed the Senate. But top House ...

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Swiss Police Detain Soccer Officials Ahead of FIFA Congress

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Pamela Geller Brings Prophet Muhammad Cartoon Ads To Washington, D.C.

Free-speech firebrand Pamela Geller has submitted an ad featuring the winning image from the "Draw Muhammad" cartoon contest held earlier this month in Garland, Texas to the Washington, D.C. transit authority. "Drawing Muhammad is not illegal under American law, but only under Islamic law," Geller, President of the American Freedom Defense Initiative, said in a ...More

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Concealed handguns in college gets major boost in Texas

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Texas took a giant step closer to allowing concealed handguns in public college classrooms late Tuesday, with House lawmakers giving their preliminary approval, barely beating a midnight deadline.

A final vote as early as Wednesday would send the measure - one of the session's major gun ...

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Bristol Palin Addresses 'Elephant-in-the-Room,' Opens Up About Wedding That 'Didn't Happen'

"I feel like I need to address the elephant-in-the-room on this blog…"

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Hillary's old friend, Sid Vicious

(Paul Mirengoff) Hillary Clinton doesn't talk much to reporters and when she does, she reveals as little as possible. But she revealed plenty when she described Sidney Blumenthal as "an old friend." It's hardly surprising Blumenthal is a friend of Hillary's. For her, his combination of viciousness and weakness for conspiracy theories must be irresistible. What's interesting is that Clinton admits to the friendship. I've heard it said that Blumenthal's legendary viciousness

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Adventures in Bernieland: Meet the People Who Think Sanders Can Save America

The Vermont senator whips up the populist excitement.

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Obama's Forthcoming Executive Action Could Impact Your Property

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May 26, 2015

Bill O'Reilly: Obama Admin 'Plunging The World Into A Very Dark Place' [VIDEO]

Obama 'the most reluctant commander-in-chief this nation has ever had'

Via: The Daily Caller

Community Responds in Best Way Possible As Westboro Members Try to Protest Slain Officer's Funeral

"Everyone should be able to grieve in peace."

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The Wages of Liberalism Is Death

(John Hinderaker) The Left's ceaseless attacks on law enforcement are having the predictable effect: elevated homicide rates in the cities where policemen have come under attack. Paul wrote here about out-of-control violence in Baltimore in the wake of the anti-police protests there, and the indictment of six officers. Baltimore's CBS outlet updated the numbers yesterday: It's the deadliest month Baltimore has seen in more than 15 years. More than two dozen shootings

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'Socialist Worker' Slams Bernie Sanders

'Sanders is confusing people about what socialism is'

Via: The Daily Caller

Did MSNBC President Phil Griffin Commit Perjury? [VIDEO]

Confusion, stupidity may also be plausible defenses

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Nancy Pelosi: U.S. Has Made a Lot of 'Advances' Combatting Islamic State on Social Media

"That is where we have to fight them, as well."

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On HBO's "Silicon Valley," Richard is finally embracing the unethical ruthlessness of tech's most storied CEOs

One of the major disadvantages of watching a show week-to-week as opposed to binging on Netflix is that a program may feel unfocused and adrift, even as its putting the pieces in place for a major and satisfying story development. That's certainly been the case for Silicon Valley over the past few weeks, as disparate plot points and characters, from the introduction of Hooli's XYZ Moonshot department to the aborted livestream event for Homicide […]






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Obama Islamic State strategy sparks doubt, resentment among Pentagon officials

Beneath the glowing battle reports about Iraq from U.S. military spokesmen in recent months, there remains a strong undercurrent of dissatisfaction among the Pentagon rank and file with the Obama administration's Islamic State strategy.

"What strategy?" asked a Pentagon official involved in counterterrorism analysis. "We are now floating along, reacting ...

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Campaign Designs Animated Car Crash Rolling Paper To Warn Weed Users

'People are not only unaware they are in denial!'

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Reporter Asks Dem 2016 Candidate If 90 Percent Tax Is 'Obviously Too High' — Listen to His Answer

"When you think about 90 percent, you don't think that's obviously too high?"

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More Thoughts on Today's Fifth Circuit DAPA Decision

(John Hinderaker) Paul has already written about the order today by a three-judge panel of the Fifth Circuit, declining to lift the injunction the district court in Texas v. United States of America has imposed against implementation of the administration's DAPA program. I want to emphasize one or two points about the status and significance of this case. First, while this is not always clear from news accounts, no court has yet

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Charles Krauthammer Breaks Down Why Court's Immigration Ruling Might Be a 'Problem' for Republicans

"For the Republicans it's a problem."

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D.C. Requests Stay on Ruling Declaring Gun Law Unconstitutional

The District of Columbia has filed a request for a stay on last Monday's ruling declaring part of the city's gun carry law unconstitutional. "In its Order, the Court misinterpreted and misapplied the relevant case law and, as shown below, a careful balancing of the interests demonstrates that a stay of the Order, and an immediate administrative stay, should issue so that the District may pursue its appellate rights," the city said in its filing.

Source: Washington Free Beacon

Hidden camera limits spark heated Texas House debate

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Debate over an ethics bill has gotten especially heated in the Texas House, as veteran Republicans and Democrats complained about conservative activists using hidden cameras to embarrass and bully lawmakers.

The Legislature has been rocked by the American Phoenix Foundation, a group with cameras that has ...

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Future NBA Star D'Angelo Russell Is Really, Really, REALLY Bad At Golf [VIDEO]

Don't quit your day job, D'Angelo

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'I Don't Get It': Cher Reveals the One Thing About Gay Republicans She Doesn't Understand

"ignorant" 

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Carly Fiorina Says the Chinese Aren't 'Terribly Imaginative'

The presidential candidate and former Hewlett-Packard CEO argues that innovation, risk taking, and imagination are "distinctly American" traits.

Source: Bloomberg Politics

'Can I Give You a Hug?': Watch How Ann Coulter Reacts When Immigration Activist Asks for a Hug

"This undocumented immigrant who has lived in this nation for almost 22 years, wants to as a sign of my humanity and yours…"

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ISIS: Michelle Obama Worth Just $40 In Slave Market

The latest issue of the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) propaganda magazine Dabiq puts a price on the First Lady in the slavery market it says will one day come to the United States. A six page article titled "Slave Girls or Prostitutes," written by an allegedly female columnist for the magazine named Umm Summayyah al Muhajirah, ...More

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Bernard Sanders promises 'revolution' in announcing Democratic presidential bid

Promising a "revolution" that would wrest political power from the clutches of America's billionaire class, Sen. Bernard Sanders of Vermont officially kicked off his presidential campaign at a rally Tuesday and then headed out on a barnstorming tour to make his populist pitch directly to working-class voters.

The campaign launch ...

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White House Slams Court for Immigration Ruling: Judges 'Chose to Misinterpret the Facts and the Law'

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'There Are No Words': Halftime Tic Tac Toe Game Ends in Draw After 'Epic Fail'

It's hard to watch. 

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'There Are No Words': Halftime Tic Tac Toe Game Ends in Draw After 'Epic Fail'

It's hard to watch. 

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'Political Revolution': Bernie Sanders Officially Launches Democratic Presidential Bid

The populist candidate hit the Koch brothers and Wall Street in a speech in Burlington, Vermont, on Tuesday.

Source: Bloomberg Politics

Fifth Circuit denies stay of the injunction against Obama's executive amnesty

(Paul Mirengoff) A panel of the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals has denied the Obama administration's motion to stay the preliminary injunction against implementation of its Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents (DAPA) pending appeal. The Court also declined to narrow the injunction's scope. As readers will recall, Judge Hanen issued the injunction on the view that the government is likely to lose the lawsuit challenging DAPA The

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GAO: Medicare-Paid Physicians Decide How Much Money They Make

'This has got to have a lot of subjectivity to it'

Via: The Daily Caller

'Are You Really Saying?': Ann Coulter Seemingly Stuns Host With Comment on Immigrants, Islamic State

"Do you think people are biologically disposed to commit crimes?" 

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'Are You Really Saying?': Ann Coulter Seemingly Stuns Host With Comment on Immigrants, Islamic State

"Do you think people are biologically disposed to commit crimes?" 

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Clinton Foundation Donor Penguin Random House Announces Book Deal with Chelsea Clinton

Penguin Random House donated thousands of dollars to the Clinton foundation before revealing its book deal with Chelsea Clinton last week.

Source: Washington Free Beacon

Thieves Used IRS Website To Steal Info From 100,000 Households

'We apologize for any inconvenience'

Via: The Daily Caller

Brother of U.S. Journalist on Trial in Iran Calls Case 'Outside the Bounds'

Iran's closed trial against a Washington Post reporter comes in the final weeks of negotiations with the U.S. over its nuclear program.

Source: Bloomberg Politics

Venezuela Circles the Drain

(John Hinderaker) We have chronicled the accelerating decline of Venezuela's economy under its narco-socialist rulers. When a country can neither produce nor buy toilet paper, you know the end is approaching. Now, Venezuela's international reserves are disappearing, as its currency implodes. Dimitra DeFotis reports at Barron's: Russ Dallen, who contributes to a newsletter for investors, and writes about Latin America, writes today that "Venezuela's situation continues to unravel at increasing speed as

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Conservative Group Runs TV Ad Applauding Liberal Firebrand

Ad focuses on Export-Import Bank

Via: The Daily Caller

Report Reveals the Clintons Operated a Shell Company to Funnel Payments to Bill Clinton

Officials said the entity was a "pass-through" company designed to channel payments to the former president.

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Charlotte Pastor, Wife Lose Newborn Child Days After Their 2-Year-Old Son Dies in Tragic Crash

"They both possess a deep faith. But it will be challenged in the days and weeks to come like no other time."

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Bernie Sanders: The Clintons Are Money Hustlers

Vermont senator and surprise Democratic presidential contender Bernie Sanders is proving to be the little socialist engine that could. Sanders' latest comments about the chances that high-dollar checks may have corrupted the Clintons, is creating a lot of buzz for what many have called a nonstarter White House bid. In a CNBC interview released Tuesday, Sanders ...More

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Ken Cuccinelli, former Va. gubernatorial candidate, settles lawsuit against conservative PAC

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Former Republican gubernatorial candidate Ken Cuccinelli has settled a lawsuit on favorable terms with a conservative political action committee he accused of engaging in a national fundraising scam.

Federal court papers filed last week show that Cuccinelli and the Arlington-based Conservative StrikeForce PAC reached a settlement ...

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JIHADI BURGER: ISIS Press Release Heaps Praise On Mosul Restaurant Scene

How about some jihadi shawarma?

Via: The Daily Caller

'Vindication' for Parents Whose Children Were Taken Into Custody for Walking, Playing Alone

"When it comes down to it, it's our right to decide how to parent our kids."

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B.B. King's Daughters: His Business Manager Murdered Him

The blues singer's children think he was poisoned

Via: The Daily Caller

These Figures Explain Why America is Losing the War Against ISIS

The U.S. military is carrying out far fewer strikes against Islamic State (IS) forces than it has in previous conflicts, according to statistics codified by the New York Times.

Source: Washington Free Beacon

Byron Allen Calls Obama a 'White President in Black Face'

It's always a news story any time a black public figure criticizes Obama and the job he's doing as president. Of course there are times when criticism of Obama warrants news coverage, like when Jesse Jackson said he "wants to cut" Obama's "nuts off" for "talking down to black people." There's a saying in the news ...More

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John Murphy, NY congressman convicted in Abscam, dies at 88

NEW YORK (AP) - Former Congressman John Murphy, who represented Staten Island for 18 years before being caught in the Abscam corruption scandal in the late 1970s, has died. He was 88.

The Democrat, who served in Congress from 1963 to 1981, died of a heart attack at Richmond University ...

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One of the Country's Most Dangerous Cities Just Had Its Most Violent Weekend of the Year

"It's ridiculous."

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NHL Playoffs: Anaheim Bests Chicago In Overtime, Takes 3-2 Series Lead [VIDEO]

MUST SEE HIGHLIGHTS from the overtime thriller

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Actor Who Stopped Praying and Fell Away From His Faith Reveals the Death-Defying Moment That Brought Him Back to God

"You should have been decapitated." 

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Washington Post Reporter Goes on Trial Behind Closed Doors in Tehran

DUBAI (Reuters) - Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian went on trial on espionage charges behind closed doors in Tehran on Tuesday, 10 months after he was arrested at his home and imprisoned, Iran's semi-official Tasnim news agency reported.

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WATCH: ISIS Thugs Burn Down Iraq's LARGEST Oil Refinery

The Iraqi arm of the Islamic State upped the ante on being the world's worst scumbags over the weekend after they torched Iraq's largest oil refinery at Beiji. The refinery is roughly 200km from Baghdad, where ISIS fighters have been waging a multiple-front campaign to both gain and maintain control. Massive clouds of black smoke ...More

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Rand Paul: 'The right to dissent in a free country is very important'

Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky acknowledged Tuesday there's not a lot of public evidence of entities abusing the system with respect to the government's bulk data collection program but said that the bulk collection itself runs counter to the Fourth Amendment.

Mr. Paul said the debate is not over whether ...

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Islamic State Shows Off Vast War Booty Plundered in Iraq

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All She Knows Is That She Has Two Biological Siblings: One Woman's Search for Her Birth Family Goes Viral

"I have no idea where I came from."

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Charter Communications Is Buying Time Warner Cable for $55 Billion

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Bernie Sanders: When You 'Hustle Money' Like The Clintons, You Become Out of Touch

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Rand Paul: Obama 'disingenuous' on surveillance

Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky said Monday that President Obama is being "disingenuous" on the NSA's bulk data collection program and that the president could stop the program anytime he wants.

"Here's the thing about the president: He's disingenuous about this," the Kentucky Republican said on "CBS This Morning." "The ...

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When a Woman Had a Medical Crisis During Graduation, This Teen Boldly Stepped Up to the Podium and Did Something That Ended in Cheers: 'God Began to Speak Through Me'

"To God be the glory."

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First Eruption From Galapagos Volcano in 33 Years Has Scientists Watching the World's Only Population of Pink Iguana Very Closely

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Two Dead, Several Injured in Early Morning Walmart Shooting in North Dakota

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GOP Parodies Hillary Clinton's Calculated Round Table Events

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Bernie Sanders of Vermont to kick off 2016 bid from Hillary Clinton's left

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — For a vocal group of liberals who aren't satisfied with Hillary Rodham Clinton, Vermont's self-described "democratic socialist" senator isn't the candidate they want. But Bernie Sanders is the candidate they're about to get.

Already in the race for the Democratic presidential nomination, Sanders aims to jumpstart ...

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Vacation Home Ripped From Foundation, Slammed Into Bridge, 12 Missing: The Latest on the 'Massive' Texas Flood

"You cannot candy coat it."

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'Brace Yourself': NBA MVP Talks About Shocking Fall on His Neck During Monday's Game

"Not knowing how you're going to hit the floor, knowing that it's going to happen, it's inevitable."

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NLRB Judge: Kansas Union Punished Dissidents

A federal labor arbiter ordered a Kansas union to stop threatening bodily harm against union dissidents it was supposed to represent in a grievance case. The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) sanctioned the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers District 70, Local 839, an AFL-CIO affiliate, (IAM), for using intimidation tactics against dissidents. The board's regional director concluded the union had used threats of physical abuse and had attempted to get non-members fired from Spirit Aerosystems.

Source: Washington Free Beacon

Concealed handguns in college bill set for Texas House vote

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas House is scheduled to vote Tuesday on whether to allow concealed handguns in public college classrooms and buildings.

The measure sailed through the Republican-controlled Senate in March, but hasn't been set for a vote in the House until the final week of the legislative ...

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For an IS fighter, a paid honeymoon in caliphate's heart

BEIRUT (AP) - The honeymoon was a brief moment for love, away from the front lines of Syria's war. In the capital of the Islamic State group's self-proclaimed "caliphate," Syrian fighter Abu Bilal al-Homsi was united with his Tunisian bride for the first time after months chatting online. They married, ...

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'He Is Always Watching Over Me': 4-Year-Old Boy in Dress Uniform Hugs Dad's Arlington Gravestone on Memorial Day

"He said, 'I get to go see my daddy.'"

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Hollywood Liberal Posts Damning Quote Attributed to Ted Cruz — Except It's Fake. She Later Apologizes, Sort of.

"You are blight on the soul of humanity. Get off of my planet."

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May 25, 2015

Independent candidate rides hated of politics in Mexico

MEXICO CITY (AP) - Mexicans' disgust with corrupt, aloof, high-living politicians has a name, and it's El Bronco. The horseback-riding, boot-clad, tough-talking Jaime Rodriguez lives up to his nickname.

As mayor of a suburb of the northern industrial city of Monterrey, he survived two assassination attempts that left his car ...

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Cause of Death of 3-Year-Old Boy Found in Playground Swing Undetermined After Autopsy

Further investigation and toxicology tests are needed.

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Young conservatives push Republican 'tolerance' on gay marriage, other social issues

A group of young conservatives is rallying to reshape Republicans' approach to social issues and particularly to same-sex marriage, arguing that the GOP is chasing away younger voters who would be supporters but for the party's exclusionary stances.

The young conservatives say many young voters feel forced to choose between ...

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Senator Who Did 'All Kinds of Indecent Things' With Animals Marries Longtime Aide

"She makes $165,000 a year in his employ."

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Obama amnesty helps guest-workers and their spouses over laid-off tech workers

Technology workers who say they lost their jobs to immigrant workers lost their bid to halt President Obama's latest guest-worker program after a court ruled Sunday evening that they couldn't prove the new workers would specifically compete with them.

Federal District Judge Tanya S. Chutkan's ruling means Mr. Obama's controversial ...

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Drone Flying Above Memorial Day Parade Crashes, Lands on Spectator's Head — but if Incident Had Occurred Moments Earlier, It Could Have Been Much Worse

 "Well, I just got hit by the thing."

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Rest Home Fire in Central China Leaves 38 Dead, State Media Reports

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Inside the Beltway: Obama + Clinton + Florida = fundraisers

The phrase gets old after a while, but it's time to rev up Air Force One once again: President Obama has a pair of fundraisers to attend in Florida.

On Wednesday he's off to Miami to raise money for the Democratic National Committee at a private dinner in the home ...

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Viral 'Charlie Charlie' Social Media Challenge Has Kids Trying to Summon Demon With Ancient Ritual

"Charlie, Charlie are you here?"

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Highlights from around the state Capitol

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - After nearly four hours of divisive debate, the Texas Senate voted along party lines Monday in favor of a Republican-backed measure that would tighten rules for teenagers unable to get the required parental consent for an abortion.

The bill, which won preliminary approval on a 21-10 ...

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Suspicious Package Washes Ashore in Texas — and Authorities Say Contents Are Worth Nearly $1 Million

"[R]eceived a call from the Galveston Island Beach Patrol stating that a suspicious package had washed ashore…"

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Josh Duggar Cracks Up Over Incest Joke He Made On TV [VIDEO]

The '19 Kids and Counting' star recently admitted to molesting his sisters when he was a teen

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Things Go Very Wrong As Man Attempts to Perform Burnout on Motorcycle

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Standoff between Rauner, Democrats hangs over Legislature

CHICAGO (AP) - A standoff between Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner and Democrats who control the Illinois Legislature is threatening to derail action on a long list of issues as lawmakers enter the final days of their spring session.

At the center of the fight are the 2016 state budget and ...

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As Blockchain Summit kicks off, angry women can piss off

It's been a little over a month now since Bill Tai and the other organizers of the Blockchain Summit announced the moderators and participants lists for their inaugural event on Richard Branson's private Caribbean isle. The four-day event promised to assemble the world's "greatest minds in digital innovation" to "define the future." The Bilderbergian aspirations of the Summit can easily be dismissed as mere breathless PR. The idea […]






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Here's Everything We Learned From The Hillary Emails Friday News Dump

13 emails worth reading

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Woman hanging on Shell ship since Friday ends drill protest

BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) - The woman who had been hanging off the anchor chain of a support ship that is part of Royal Dutch Shell's plans to explore for oil in the Arctic Ocean ended her dayslong protest north of Seattle on Monday morning.

Student activist Chiara D'Angelo requested assistance ...

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Mike Rowe Googled 'The Unknown Soldier,' but the Name on Another Tombstone Led Him to an 'Unimaginable' Story

"…a legend among the Special Forces."

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SALIM FURTH: Influence of neighborhoods on childhood outcomes

What determines where you live? Housing costs, family income, the quality of schools, length of commute all matter in our housing decisions. But there are overarching factors that are even more important: the people who compose your family and where you work. Have your first child? Get a divorce? Find ...

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Sen. Thad Cochran Marries Longtime Aide At Center Of Campaign Speculation

Cochran's campaign had denied any relationship

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Here's the remarkable letter Chuck Johnson's attorney sent to Twitter threatening legal action

For at least the fourth time in his sad, shameful, misogynist, racist career, Twitter has suspended the rightwing blogger Chuck Johnson. This expulsion came after Johnson solicited donations toward the goal of "taking out" civil rights activist DeRay McKesson. McKesson, who quit his job as a school administrator in Minnesota to join and cover the protests following Michael Brown's death in Ferguson, says he took the tweet "as a serious […]






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PacSun Feels the Wrath of Customers, Veterans Over American Flag Shirt Displayed on Memorial Day Weekend

"As a combat veteran I refuse to step into your store ever again."

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Thad Cochran marries Kay Webber, his longtime aide, his office says

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran — the Mississippi Republican whose 2014 primary campaign drew national attention over an aspiring blogger's photos of his bedridden wife — has married his longtime aide, his office said Monday.

The wedding to Kay Webber took place privately Saturday in Gulfport.

The ...

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Family Stops to Help Injured Bald Eagle on Memorial Day Weekend Fishing Trip

"We stopped just in front and I grabbed my phone and called 911.

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Beach Inflatable Sent Flying Through the Air With Children Inside After Waterspout Makes Landfall in Florida

"All three kids were ejected from about 20 feet in the air."

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Joe Biden tries to smooth over tensions with Baghdad

As tensions mount between the Obama administration and Baghdad over the quality of Iraqi security forces, Vice President Joseph R. Biden tried to reassure Iraq's prime minister Monday that the U.S. stands behind the Iraqi government in its battle with the Islamic State.

The White House said Mr. Biden spoke ...

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FBI Determines Anonymous Chemical Weapons Threat at NYC Airport a False Alarm

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In a delightfully karmic twist, Hacker's List users have been "hacked"

How's this for karma: A researcher claims to have identified email addresses, phone numbers, and Facebook accounts belonging to users of the Hacker's List marketplace. In other words, the people looking to hire hackers have themselves been "hacked." Hacker's List is meant to "connect people who need professional hackers to professional hackers for hire around the world" through what it calls a "safe, fast, and secure" website. Some #brand experts might call it […]






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Photos: Texas Governor Declares State of Disaster After Violent Tornado Ravages U.S.-Mexico Border

"At least 10 people were killed." 

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In Memorial Day tribute to fallen troops, Obama cites his role in ending wars

President Obama used the Memorial Day holiday to remind Americans Monday that it's the first such annual observance since the 9/11 terrorist attacks that U.S. combat troops aren't fighting a major war on distant battlefields.

"For many of us, this Memorial Day is especially meaningful," Mr. Obama told a crowd ...

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Mom Arrested for Allegedly Leaving 8-Year-Old Home Alone for the Weekend: 'Said I Was Old Enough Because I Took Taekwondo'

"Is just mind blowing."

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Going Rogue At The FEC

Attempts to purify politics through campaign finance reform end in predictable disaster.

Via: The Daily Caller

College Football Player Who Was Paralyzed His Freshman Year Just Graduated. See the Two Amazing Things He Did Over the Weekend.

"Man! So what did you guys do this weekend?"

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Listen again to last week's PandoLIVE, with special guest Emily Guendelsberger

On last week's PandoLIVE, Sarah and I were joined by special guest Emily Guendelsberger, a senior staff writer for Philadelphia City Paper who went undercover as an Uber driver and lived to tell the tale. Listen to the full episode below. Paul Carr Paul Carr is editorial director of Pando. Previously he was founder and editor in […]






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Oil Company Gets Surprising Credit for Boosting Tourism Years After Massive Deadly Spill

"I think our area has recovered profoundly."

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Top Israeli Diplomat Cites Bible, Instructs Overseas Envoys to Stress 'This Land Is Ours, All of It Is Ours'

"It's the first time they have asked us to use a Torah commentary for purposes of public diplomacy."

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Tattoo Shop's Message to Both Bikers and Cops Sparks Anger: 'Police Will Not Be Served'

"Had I said I was unwilling to serve gays in my business, I'd probably have the full support of the community."

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Minneapolis PedalPubs Attacked With 'Big Water Cannons,' but Some Riders Turn Out to Be Off-Duty Cops — Watch the Aftermath

"These weren't little squirt guns."

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A look at former lawmakers convicted in Tennessee Waltz

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The five former lawmakers convicted in the FBI's Tennessee Waltz bribery sting all served sentences for their roles. Here is a look at where they are now:

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JOHN FORD: The former Democratic senator from Memphis who once boasted that "Nobody in this body is more ...

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Arizona Woman Who Ran Over Husband With A Jeep For Not Voting Romney Gets 3.5 Years

Vote... or Die?

Via: The Daily Caller

'I'm Angry': Marine Veteran Delivers a Tough History Lesson and Reveals Why She Hates Hearing 'Happy Memorial Day'

"It's not Veterans Day. It's not military appreciation day. Don't thank me for my service."

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Ethics panel fading to obscurity 10 years after Tenn. Waltz

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - In the typical fray of the legislative session, few paid close attention to a seemingly innocuous bill about recycling computer equipment. That was until federal agents started arresting lawmakers.

Tuesday marks the 10th anniversary of the arrest of five former lawmakers in the FBI's bribery sting ...

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Black TV Executive Calls Obama A 'White President In Black Face' [VIDEO]

'Let us down tremendously'

Via: The Daily Caller

Preacher Was Placing Memorial Day Flags Outside of His Church on Sunday Morning When Tragedy Struck: 'We Look to God For Strength'

we've already prayed for that person who actually committed the crime,"

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'Not a Terrorist Act': Soldier Opens Fire on Fellow Troops in Tunis Barracks, Killing Seven

"Troubled behavior."

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Pastor's Wife Gets Ripped Apart Online for What She Posted on the 'Atheist of the Year's' Facebook Page About Josh Duggar

"This is spiritual warfare."

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GOP lawmaker: NY lawmakers must act on ethics

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The leader of the Republican minority in New York's state Assembly says legislators must pass ethics reforms before adjourning next month.

Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb said Friday that recent corruption scandals have disrupted legislative work and damaged the public's trust in government.

Kolb wants lawmakers ...

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U.S. Marine and His Bride-to-Be Do Something in This Now-Viral Wedding Day Photo That Their Photographer Called 'One of the Best Things I…Ever Got to See'

"I have photographed alot of weddings…"

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'Words Kill': Black Woman Claimed She Faced Racism at a Government Office. Then People Online Went After the Manager, and He Did Something Tragic.

"She asked for immediate service and immediately began shouting that not getting what she was asking for is racism."

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A Wealthy Arab Country Is Creating Its Own Space Agency

 "Seeking to confirm its status as a spacefaring nation."

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Bomb Squad Detonates Pressure Cooker Found Near U.S. Capitol, One Person Arrested

"…items of concern…"

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Islamic State Group Says It Has Enough Money to Buy Pakistani Nuclear Weapon and Smuggle It Into U.S. From Mexico 'To Pull Off Something Truly Epic'

"From there it's just a quick hop through a smuggling tunnel and hey presto, they're mingling with another 12 million 'illegal' aliens in America with a nuclear bomb in the trunk of their car."

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Happy Memorial Day

The Washington Free Beacon thanks America's veterans for all their sacrifice and service to the country. Happy Memorial Day.

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Matthew Continetti on CNN Breaks Down The Free Beacon's Unearthing of The Stephanopoulos Donations

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DOCS: Bin Laden Was Disgusted by Gay Marriage and Abortion

The papers found in Osama bin Laden's compound include a 15-page document that urges bomb-makers to join al Qaeda to kill "drunkard, sinful" American voters who permit "alien satanic practices" such as same-sex marriage and abortion. The document, titled Terror Franchise: The Unstoppable Assassin, was written by senior al Qaeda operative Abu-Salih Al Somali to recruit ...More

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