December 3, 2015

Huckabee Accuses Obama Of 'Politically-Correct Crusade For Islam'

'An insult to the American people'

Via: The Daily Caller

Gut-Wrenching Dashcam Video Shows How Close a Drunk Driver Comes to Dealing Out Disaster in a Split Second

"If not for his quick reaction … the accident could have been very serious if not fatal."

Source: - Stories

Barbara Boxer Stuns With These Nine Words Following California Shooting: 'She Really Said This'

"Just entered the twilight zone…"

Source: - Stories

Foreign Policy Contrasts Between Cruz, Rubio Sharpen at Jewish Gathering

Both promised better relations with Israel—and highlighted key foreign policy disagreements.

Source: news

Secret Service Failed to Stop Breaches at Homes of Biden, H.W. Bush

Newly revealed details of security breaches indicate that the U.S. Secret Service is facing a "crisis" that warrants reform and outside leadership, according to a congressional report.

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Politics of grief, gun control, prayer after latest shooting

WASHINGTON (AP) - It's only natural for politicians to offer their supportive thoughts and prayers to those grieving in times of trouble.

And plenty of politicians from both parties have been doing that in the aftermath of the San Bernardino mass shootings.

But now gun control advocates are complaining about ...

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UN Global Warming Talks Take Place At A Luxurious Private Jet Airport

'Patrons who aren't met by chauffeured limousines can drive away in Porsche rental cars'

Via: The Daily Caller

Fox News' Dr. Keith Ablow Drops a Bomb: 'If Somebody Named Syed Leaves Your Party, Call the Cops'

"Well I think, looks like a duck, acts like a duck…"

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Warren Buffett Said to Join Tony James for Clinton Fundraiser

Berkshire Hathaway Inc.'s Warren Buffett and Blackstone Group LP's Tony James, two of Hillary Clinton's most high-profile supporters in the world of finance, will gather at a fundraiser in New York this month to support the Democratic Party, according to people familiar with the event.

Source: news

White House Spox: Fighting the Islamic State Online 'Is Hard'

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Rifles in Calif. shooting legal in state with strict laws

WASHINGTON (AP) - The military-style rifles used in the California shootings were legally purchased.

The FBI says authorities recovered two military-style rifles, two handguns and thousands of rounds of ammunition after the siege at a disability services center and a later shootout with police.

The two rifles were not specifically ...

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Uber Just Raised A New Round Of Funding, And Its Valuation Is Astronomical

Uber is on the cusp of nearly $2.1 billion in financing

Via: The Daily Caller

Chris Christie on San Bernardino Shooting: 'I Am Convinced That Was a Terrorist Attack'

"we are in the midst of the next world war"

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'Of Course Not': White House Spokesman's Surprising Response When Asked if Obama Gun Proposals Would Have Prevented San Bernardino Shooting

"It could. It could. It could."

Source: - Stories

Benghazi Cmte to Interview Petraeus, State Dept's Nides

House Benghazi Cmte says it will conduct private interviews with former State Dept officials Thomas Nides, Charlene Lamb, Jeffrey Feltman and former CIA Director David Petraeus, among others, in coming weeks. Nides to testify Dec. 16; Petraeus to testify Jan. 6 Cmte also still plans to interview former Defense Sec. Leon Panetta, according to e-mailed statement Cmte says it's reviewed ~100k pages of documents, interviewed 59 witnesses NOTE: Democrats accuse cmte of politicizing investigation; see

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Brands, Platforms, The Live Video Labyrinth And How Everyone Can Win

mobilevideo With Periscope and Meerkat being two of the breakout stars of this year's SXSW, and Snapchat serving as the primary engagement tool for Hillary Clinton's 2016 presidential campaign, live video platforms have taken the media, political and business worlds by storm. Read More

Source: TechCrunch

New Hampshire Voter Asks Hillary Whether Bill Clinton's Alleged Victims Should Be Believed

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House committee calls Secret Service an agency in 'crisis'

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Secret Service is an agency "in crisis," tarnished by scandals that have erode its prestige and plagued by low morale, according to a House committee's critical report.

The yearlong investigation also found 143 security breaches or attempted breaches over the past 10 years at facilities secured ...

Source: stories: Politics

Republicans And Democrats Prepare To Revive Bank Of Corporate Welfare

It's all but inevitable now that the corrupt Ex-Im Bank will be resurrected from the dead.

Via: The Daily Caller

Former LAPD Detective: Political Correctness and Justice Are Not Compatible

"It's just not going to happen.."

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'It's Just Stunning': Rush Limbaugh Shares His 'Eye-Opening' Experience Watching Media Coverage of San Bernardino Shooting

"It has been eye opening. It has been educational, informative, and illustrative…"

Source: - Stories

Obama Says California Shooting May Be Related to Terrorism

A mass shooting in California on Wednesday was possibly a terrorist attack, though law enforcement authorities have not yet identified a motive, President Barack Obama said a day after the rampage in San Bernardino that left 14 people dead.

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Uber Is Raising Another Couple Billion, At A $62.5 Billion Valuation

uber-money Rideshare platform Uber is looking to raise $2.1 billion. Uber is the most valuable technology company on paper, at a current $50 billion valuation. The additional funding would bring those figures up to $62.5 billion in value. Compare that to Uber's U.S. rival Lyft, rumored to be raising half a billion at a $4 billion valuation. Lyft is aggressively spending to compete with… Read More

Source: TechCrunch

Dick Cheney Immortalized with Marble Bust in U.S. Capitol

President George W. Bush and other prominent Republicans gathered Thursday morning to unveil a marble bust of Vice President Dick Cheney that will now hold a place in the U.S. Capitol.

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New Yorker who aided Peruvian rebels returns home

LIMA, Peru (AP) - Peruvians still largely resent Lori Berenson for conspiring with the nation's No. 2 leftist rebel group in the 1990s, and she and her prison-born son lived in a kind of limbo for five years after she was paroled.

On Thursday morning, Berenson, who traveled to Peru ...

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Report: Killers Used Al Qaeda-Style Explosive Design, Like Boston Bombers [VIDEO]

'The search that took place revealed that there were 12 pipe bomb type devices found in that house'

Via: The Daily Caller

Town Police Chief Resigns Over Mayor's New Policies, Remaining Officer on Force Follows Him Out the Door — Now What?

"… it gives us concerns for our safety and for the business' safety as well."

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Boy Comes Home to Find His Xbox and Games Stolen — Later That Day, a Knock on His Door Brought a Big Surprise

"These officers are going home tonight knowing that they did a good thing."

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With Topick, Join Communities Around Your Favorite Topics

photo-1432821596592-e2c18b78144f Meet Topick, a newly launched startup that wants to create a sort of social network for your favorite topics. After selecting your interests, Topick offers an unfiltered feed of people sharing the same passions as you. It's a small Facebook, but without all the mainstream news and noise from your friends. Read More

Source: TechCrunch

Paul Ryan Lays Out Goals for House Republicans

Bloomberg Politics' Steven Yaccino reports on House Speaker Paul Ryan's speech to congress. Yaccino speaks on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)

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Would a terrorist shooter get a fairer trial than the Freddie Gray six?

(Paul Mirengoff) Here's a thought experiment. Imagine that a surviving member of a team that killed more than a dozen people in San Bernardino is brought to trial in San Bernardino. Imagine that outside the courthouse, angry protesters are demonstrating and that their chants can be heard in the very courtroom where the trial is occurring. Finally, assume (as seems to be the case) that this was a terrorist attack, and that

Source: Power Line

Poll: Sanders More Electable Than Hillary Against Top Republicans

hillary-sandersHillary Clinton has gone to great lengths to become the next President of the United States.  She has allegedly sought advice from none other than Steven Spielberg on "how to be more likeable." She has reportedly spent time with an acting coach to work on her facial expressions  in front of a camera and painstakingly watched the ...More

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Cruz: 'No Surprise Iran is Continuing to Murder Americans'

Sen. Ted Cruz (R., Texas) lambasted the Obama administration for doing little to protect Americans being held in the Islamic Republic, telling the Washington Free Beacon in an interview Thursday that "it should come as no surprise Iran is continuing to try to work to murder Americans."

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George W. Bush praises Dick Cheney's 'wise counsel' as vice president at bust unveiling

Former President George W. Bush returned to Washington Wednesday for the ceremonial unveiling of the bust of Richard Cheney inside the U.S. Capitol, saying his vice president had the "character, integrity and judgment" that he needed during a tumultuous time in the White House.

The rare reunion in the nation's ...

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Democratic Rep. Sanchez Decries 'Multiautomatic Round Weapons' [VIDEO]

That's not what they are called

Via: The Daily Caller

More Than 1,600 Bullets, Pipe Bombs and Failed Remote-Control Detonator — New Grim Details on San Bernardino Massacre

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U.S. Soldier Honored for Brave Refusal to Hand Jewish POWs Under His Command to the Nazis: 'We Are All Jews'

Edmonds "was a man of great religious faith and an unwavering moral code and set of values to which he was completely dedicated."

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Ryan Says U.S. Spending Plan May Not Be Reached by Dec. 11

House Speaker Paul Ryan braced rank-and-file Republicans Thursday for the possibility that a deal won't be reached with Democrats on a must-pass government spending bill before current funding expires after Dec. 11.

Source: news

Facebook Starts Opening Live Video Broadcasting To All, Launches Photo+Video Collages

Facebook Collage After letting just celebrities and journalists on its Periscope competitor for a few months, Facebook today began testing its Live streaming video broadcasting feature with average users on iOS in the U.S. What's different from Periscope is that only close friends will receive notifications about broadcasts, and afterwards, replay videos are automatically saved and remain permanently… Read More

Source: TechCrunch

Report: San Bernardino Shooting Suspect Recently Traveled to Middle East

One of the suspects in Wednesday's shooting at a holiday party in San Bernardino, California, recently traveled to Saudi Arabia, according to coworkers of the individual, Syed Rizwan Farook.

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GOP set to pass Obamacare repeal for first time; Dems vow to make it painful, force votes on guns

Congressional Republicans were poised Thursday to notch the grandaddy of all conservative wins — passage of a bill that would deliver a "mortal wound" to Obamacare.

Though destined for a swift veto, the GOP views the fast-track process as a test run for the real thing in 2017, when it ...

Source: stories: Politics

Obama's Ridiculous Climate Change Anti-Terrorism Strategy: Will It Mean Mourning In America?

Given his lifelong Marxist predilections, it's not surprising that Barack Obama says whatever serves his faction's agenda

Via: The Daily Caller

Poll: Americans Overwhelmingly More Fearful of 'Homegrown Terrorism' Than Syrian Refugees, Radicalized Visitors

The San Bernardino massacre doesn't help..

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WATCH LIVE: Police Give Update on San Bernardino Massacre

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Republican White House Hopefuls Assail Obama, and Each Other, at Jewish Gathering

Thirteen Republican candidates were set to address the group in Washington amid signs the party establishment is growing more concerned about Donald Trump's chances.

Source: news

Yahoo Messenger Is Now A Mobile Messenger Like The 18 You're Already Using

Yahoo Messenger Yahoo Messenger might be the best messaging app no one will use. The company just released a completely revamped version of its messaging platform, focused on mobile, group messaging and image sharing. In other words, Yahoo Messenger looks like Facebook Messenger, or WeChat, or WhatsApp, or Viber, or Line… You get the point, do we need yet another messaging app? Read More

Source: TechCrunch

Wives Earn Higher Salaries Than Their Husbands in 20 Percent of Families

Wives earn a higher salary than their husbands in 1 in 5 families, and data shows that this share is growing, according to information collected by the Census bureau.

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CONMEBOL sinks into crisis after arrest of last 3 presidents

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) - The arrests of the last three presidents of CONMEBOL has plunged South America's soccer body into the worst crisis in its nearly 100-year history.

Current president Juan Angel Napout was arrested on Thursday in a pre-dawn raid at a luxury hotel in Switzerland as part of ...

Source: stories: Politics

South Carolina Town Loses Entire Police Force

What was left of the entire North, S.C., police department resigned Tuesday as officers expressed concerns over how the newly elected mayor was trying to silence them. It is not uncommon for public and private sector employees to strike against their superiors. Strikes involve a temporary work stoppage and protests in order to show discontent with […]

Via: The Daily Caller

'I Love You Lord': Grieving Pastor Releases Touching Prayer His Pregnant Wife Penned Just One Day Before Her Tragic Murder

"Thank you for letting me get to see all of this with my own eyes."

Source: - Stories