January 27, 2016

Clinton: 'Anybody Who Knows Me Knows You Can't Buy Me'

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Finally: Mizzou Suspends Melissa Click For Attacking Student

Time to bring in some job application muscle?

Via: The Daily Caller

If Trump Accepts Cruz's Debate Invitation, Pro-Cruz Super PACs Are Willing to Make This Pledge

"Truly fantastic deal."

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Iowa Fast-Food Workers Seeking $15 Wage to Strike Ahead of Republican Debate

The Fight for $15 campaign is helping to organize the protest, the first of its kind in the state.

Source: Bloomberg Politics

Does Europe Have a Future?

(John Hinderaker) That is a question that could be repeated daily, given the steady stream of news stories like these. First, from Germany, where New Year's Eve turned into a nightmare of sexual assault with hundreds of women being attacked by migrants, a report on several cities' preparations for Carnival: Cologne and Bonn carnival organisers have begun handing out rules for refugees for next week's jollity – with warnings about women, alcohol

Source: Power Line

'I'm the Flagship on Fox. We Treated You Fairly': O'Reilly Faces Off With Trump Over Fox News Debate

"I told you up front don't ask me that question because it's an embarrassing question."

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Read Letter Ted Cruz Just Sent Donald Trump Formally Inviting Him to One-On-One Debate

"Dear Donald…"

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Sanders Calls for Three More Debates in Order to Appear Feb. 4

"If the Clinton campaign will commit to this schedule, we would ask the DNC to arrange a debate in New Hampshire on Feb. 4," Bernie Sanders campaign manager Jeff Weaver says in e-mail statement. "We propose three additional debates. One in March, April and May and none on a Friday, Saturday or holiday weekend" NOTE: NBC News, New Hampshire Union Leader to co-host debate on Feb. 4 that isn't sanctioned by Democratic Natl Cmte NOTE: Sanders said he wouldn't attend debate citing fact it was unsanc

Source: Bloomberg Politics

Donald Trump, Ted Cruz top anti-endorsements list in unusual Republican race

Call it the year of the anti-endorsement. Many major Republican figures haven't settled on whom they're backing in the presidential primary, but they do know who they don't want.

Iowa Gov. Terry E. Branstad drew attention to the phenomenon this month when he explicitly urged his state's caucusgoers to reject ...

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Trump Doubles Down: 'I Have Zero Respect For Megyn Kelly'

'I was not treated well by Fox'

Via: The Daily Caller

Trump Campaign Releases Details on Event He Will Host in Lieu of Attending Fox News Debate

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What Are My Patents Worth?

money briefcase We enter 2016 with some mixed signals regarding the value of patents for technology companies. Many are preaching a death of patent rights and are questioning whether to invest in patents. Will patents continue to be a worthwhile corporate investment? Is the recent trend a bubble of devaluation that will pop? We've identified some IP (intellectual property) trends that are important… Read More

Source: TechCrunch

Republicans Take Their Sanders Advocacy to the Next Level

Why is a Republican billionaire's super-PAC running ads that could help Sanders in the Democratic primary?

Source: Bloomberg Politics

Krauthammer Slams Trump: It's A 'Competition Between His Narcissism And His Cattiness'

Trump won't show up to the Fox News debate because his narcissism will win

Via: The Daily Caller

Caucus Questions: Ask the Iowa Party Chairs

Republican Party of Iowa Chair Jeff Kaufmann and Democratic Party of Iowa Chair Dr. Andy McGuire preview what caucus night will be like in the Hawkeye State on "With All Due Respect."

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The Latest: Dem: GOP REAL ID creates 'indigent servants'

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - The latest on New Mexico lawmakers' REAL ID debate (all times local):

5:15 p.m.

A Democratic lawmaker says a GOP House proposal bill aimed at putting New Mexico in compliance with the federal REAL ID Act would make some immigrants "indigent servants."

Rep. Miguel Garcia ...

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Police: Two Dead After Shots Fired at Homeless Encampment in Seattle

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Branch Metrics Snags $35 Million More For Its Deep Linking & App Discovery Business

branch-banner One of the problems in the early days of the mobile app era is that it wasn't possible to link to the pages within apps the same way you could link to pages on the open web. But technology has adapted to solve that problem over the years, both on the part of the mobile OS platform makers themselves, as well as via third parties who today provide smarter links to the content within apps… Read More

Source: TechCrunch

Romania prosecutors: 20 years for communist-era prison guard

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) - Prosecutors at Romania's top appeals court on Wednesday called for a 20-year sentence for a communist-era prison commander convicted of crimes against humanity for the deaths of 12 political prisoners.

Alexandru Visinescu, who is 90 years old, was convicted in July for the deaths at the ...

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After Trump Quits Fox Debate, Chris Matthews Asks, 'Who's Gonna Watch a Debate Between the Two Cuban Guys?' Here's How Some Viewers React.

"Who cares?"

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First-Look: Enterprise Messaging App Grape's NLP Engine

grape_products Over the last few years, Grape, the enterprise messaging app backed by Betaworks and Zinga founder Mark Pincus, has been toiling away to build a smarter chat box powered by Natural Language Processing (NLP). Read More

Source: TechCrunch

Counting the Days to Iowa: Charlie Rose

On "Charlie Rose," a conversation about politics. Nine presidential candidates have six days to go until the Iowa caucuses. A new Fox News survey shows Hillary Clinton ahead of Bernie Sanders by six points among Iowa democrats. Donald Trump maintains a commanding lead over Ted Cruz and the rest of the GOP field. We are joined by Glenn Thrush, chief political correspondent for Politico. (Source: Bloomberg)

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Milwaukee man charged

(Scott Johnson) The FBI apprehended a 23-year-old "Milwaukee resident" Samy Mohamed Hamza to prevent a planned incident of gun violence in Milwaukee. He was arrested on weapons charges. Mohamed is his middle name. He is a native Arabic speaker. Milwaukee's WISN reports that he moved with his family from "Palestine" (give me a break) when he was 17. We can prevent such massacres if we're lucky. As in the numerous cases of

Source: Power Line

AppDirect Acquires Tech Support Platform Radialpoint

monetization-devices AppDirect, the well-funded marketplace for selling cloud services, today announced that it has acquired the Montreal-based tech support company Radialpoint. Based on this acquisition, AppDirect also today announced the launch of a number of premium support options. These include premium support for Microsoft's Office 365, as well as a cloud and IT helpdesk, and a new consumer… Read More

Source: TechCrunch

Iowa's Bucolic Backdrops Belie an Economy That Thrives on Finance

Still heavily associated with the agriculture, Iowa's economy is much more diverse, with the finance, insurance, and real estate industries representing 21.5 percent of Iowa's gross domestic product

Source: Bloomberg Politics

Las Cruces district allegedly violated open meetings act

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - The New Mexico Public Education Department has sent the Las Cruces school district a letter about alleged violations of the state's open meetings act.

Secretary of Education Hanna Skandera wrote that the alleged violations have been referred to the state Attorney General's office for investigation ...

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Clinton, Sanders Would Bypass Congress to Tax the Rich -- a Bit

Most of the proposals that Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders have pitched for taxing the rich won't go anywhere if Republicans keep control of the House of Representatives, as expected.

Source: Bloomberg Politics

Emails Show Steyer-EPA Coordination to Undermine Agency Critics

The business arm of billionaire Democrat Tom Steyer's political advocacy network worked behind the scenes with senior administration officials to undermine a study by a federally commissioned group that criticized environmental regulations, internal emails show.

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Advocacy groups to protest recent federal immigration raids

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) - Advocacy groups will hold vigils in North Carolina and take other actions to protest the Department of Homeland Security's recent immigration raids.

Student Action with Farmworkers will hold a news conference Wednesday afternoon in Durham to protest the deportations of Central American families. That evening at ...

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Rakuten Ventures Launches $84M Fund Just For Japanese Startups

shutterstock shibuya tokyo japan Rakuten Ventures, the investment arm of one of Japan's largest Internet companies, has launched a 10 billion yen ($84 million) fund dedicated to the country's startups. The Japan Fund will focus on promising early-stage and growth tech companies that can potentially work with businesses in Rakuten's ecosystem, which include its e-commerce platform, an online bank, and… Read More

Source: TechCrunch

Leader Of Oregon Militia Standoff Arrested

One person killed in altercation

Via: The Daily Caller

Deliverd Offers Another Take On The On-Demand Food Delivery Idea

porkbellychowmein-mobile-pepper Deliverd, founded by Paul Rawlings and James Grant, is another U.K. startup entering the on-demand food delivery space. However, the burgeoning company, which sees its formal launch today, offers a slight twist that potentially combines the advantages of take-out delivery services like Deliveroo with so-called online restaurants such as EatFirst. Read More

Source: TechCrunch

Escaped California inmate had been ordered deported in 1998

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - An inmate who along with two others escaped from a California jail had been ordered deported to Vietnam in 1998 but has been in this country running up a long police record, immigration officials said.

Bac Duong, 43, came to the United States legally in ...

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Source Tells Reporter Trump Isn't Taking Calls From Roger Ailes, Will Only Deal With This Person Now

"Trump source says Trump isn't taking Ailes calls…"

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REAL ID showdown set in GOP-controlled New Mexico House

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - A Republican-sponsored bill aimed at putting New Mexico in compliance with the federal REAL ID Act is set to go before the full House.

The GOP-led House is expected to take up the proposal Wednesday despite objections from immigrant advocates and an uncertain future in ...

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Hours After Trump Dropped Out of Fox News Debate, These Comments He Made in 2011 Surfaced

"Do you really think you're a better moderator than I am?"

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Glenn Beck Goes Nuclear on 'Bully' Donald Trump for Skipping Debate, Then Issues Warning

"I warn you…"

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Know Thy Enemy – The Democrats Are Nuts…And This Video Proves It!

bernieThey're gone. Crazy. Off the deep end. Bye Felicia. Loonie.

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Immigration at center of Pope's visit to Mexico-US border

REYNOSA, Mexico (AP) - The young Salvadoran woman was robbed and forced to dodge kidnappers working for a drug cartel during her four-month odyssey to this border city of belching factories and swirling dust across the Rio Grande from Texas.

She hoped to be on the other side long before ...

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EXCLUSIVE: Top Liberal Rebukes John Lewis For Sliming Trump

Breaks code of silence on congressman

Via: The Daily Caller

California AG Threatens Non-Profit Donors' First Amendment Rights

A 'backdoor way' to skirt Citizens United decision

Via: The Daily Caller

Fox Says Trump Campaign Threatened Kelly; Refusal Unprecedented

"Capitulating to politicians' ultimatums about a debate moderator violates all journalistic standards, as do threats," Fox News says in e-mail statement regarding Donald Trump's decision to skip Thursday's Republican debate. NOTE: Trump says he won't participate in Iowa debate to be hosted by Fox News citing unfair treatment from network, see earlier story "It should be clear to the American public by now that this is rooted in one thing - Megyn Kelly, whom he has viciously attacked since August

Source: Bloomberg Politics