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Your Daley Gator CCW News Update For Thursday (07/18/19)


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Pentagon Sends 2,100 More Troops To Southern Border – Zero Hedge
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Less than a month after Congress passed and Trump signed a $4.6 billion emergency spending bill to address the still-raging humanitarian crisis at the border, the Pentagon has authorized the deployment of another 1,100 active-duty troops and 1,000 Texas National Guardsmen – which will increase the number of American military personnel at the southwestern border by 45%.

The new arrivals will join the roughly 4,500 personnel currently stationed at the border.

Richard Spencer, who has temporarily assumed the role of acting defense secretary while Mark Esper, President Trump’s nominee to permanently fill the position, faces confirmation hearings in the Senate…

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Lawsuit Indicates Seth Rich And Brother Were Leakers Of DNC Emails To Wikileaks – Washington Standard

Despite the nonsense the mainstream media wants to report regarding Seth Rich, DNC email leaks, Wikileaks and the Mueller Report, along with accomplices at fake fact-checkers like Newsguard, a new lawsuit is out and it’s a bombshell in naming that the source of the Seth Rich leak story did not originate with Russians, but with a Fox News reporter. That lawsuit also named Rich, along with his brother in the leaks.

Businessman Ed Butowsky filed a lawsuit on Monday in which he stated that Fox News reporter Ellen Ratner was his source for the information regarding Seth Rich, the murdered DNC staffer, who was alleged to have been the leaker of DNC emails in 2016.

This follows Michael Isikoff’s report last week which claimed Butowsky was a Russian source.

Keep in mind that Isikoff has already been busted and tied to the Trump-Russia collusion scandal after reporting on the debunked and unverified Russian Dossier used to spy on then-candidate Donald Trump and his campaign…

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Alpha News Exposes Rep. Ilhan Omar On Tax, Marriage And Immigration Fraud; Could Result In Deportation – Gateway Pundit
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Alpha News from Minnesota released Part I of their Ilhan Omar investigation tiled “The Secrets of Ilhan Omar” on Tuesday. The shocking video explores the myriad of evidence that a member of Congress Ilhan Omar committed Bigamy, Marriage Fraud, and Tax Fraud.

It should be noted that by American law – When a marriage fraud is discovered, not only might the immigrant face severe immigration consequences, but both members of the marrying couple may face criminal penalties… An immigrant who is found to have committed marriage fraud would likely be removed from the United States (deported).

The Gateway Pundit was sent several updates on Ilhan’s story in the past two days. Our sources are hesitant to go public due to concerns of retribution from certain segments in the U.S. Somali community…

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W.H.O. Declares Congo Ebola Outbreak A Global Emergency – Zero Hedge

Jut as we warned a month ago, the World Health Organization said today – following a meeting of experts – that the deadly Ebola outbreak in Congo has become an international public health emergency. More than 1,600 people have died since August in the second deadliest Ebola outbreak in history, which is unfolding in a region described as a war zone.

As AP reports, this week the first Ebola case was confirmed in Goma, a major regional crossroads on the Rwandan border with an international airport. Experts have feared this for months.

And now, WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has confirmed that the health group was concerned that the virus could spread outside of the Democratic Republic of Congo.

“Although there is no evidence yet of local Ebola transmission in either Goma, DRC or Uganda, these two events represent a concerning geographical expansion of the virus,” the director general said at a press conference…

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Meet Scherie Murray, The GOP’s Answer To Leftist Whackjob Ocasio-Cortez – Fox News
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Scherie Murray, a New York businesswoman who immigrated from Jamaica as a child and is active in state Republican politics, is launching a campaign Wednesday for the congressional seat held by Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Fox News has learned.

In a phone interview, Murray, 38, confirmed her intention to run for the New York congressional seat as a Republican.

“There is a crisis in Queens, and it’s called AOC,” Murray told Fox News. “And instead of focusing on us, she’s focusing on being famous. Mainly rolling back progress and authoring the job-killing Green New Deal and killing the Amazon New York deal.”

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Police: Teen Girl Kisses Someone At Concert; Date Slits Her Throat – Crime Online

A New York man accused of killing a 17-year-old girl Sunday reportedly did so after she kissed someone else at a concert.

Brandon Clark, 21, and Bianca Devins reportedly attended a concert together in Queens on Saturday night. Oneida County District Attorney Scott McNamara told WKTV the concert’s where Devins is believed to have kissed someone, sparking Clark to fall into a jealous rage.

“I have a very hard time understanding how anybody can justify taking another young person’s life because they kissed somebody else,” he opined.

Clark allegedly slit Devins’ throat before attempting to take his own life in a similar manner. According to Buzzfeed, Clark posted an image of the murdered teen on social media – and continued to update his Instagram feed as police held him at gunpoint in Utica.

Utica Police Seargent Bryan Coromato told WKTV that Clark was one of the people who called police Sunday morning…

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22 MS-13 Members Charged In Murders Of Seven People Hacked With Machetes – Daily Caller
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The Justice Department charged 22 alleged members of MS-13 in connection with seven murders in the Los Angeles area, including one in which a rival gang member was dismembered with a machete.

The indictment, which was unsealed Monday, focused on members of a Los Angeles-area subset of MS-13 known as the Fulton clique. Prosecutors called the San Fernando Valley-based gang a “particularly violent subset” of MS-13 that “has recently seen an influx of young immigrants from Central America.”

The Trump administration has made MS-13 a major focus of his crackdown on illegal immigration and drug trafficking…

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Obama-Appointed Judge Signs Order Permanently Blocking Citizenship Question From 2020 Census – The Hill

A federal judge in New York on Tuesday signed an order permanently blocking the Trump administration from adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census, days after President Trump gave up on his efforts to get such a question on next year’s census.

The order, signed by Judge Jesse Furman, was jointly drafted by the parties opposing the citizenship question.

It stops administration officials “from including a citizenship question on the 2020 decennial census questionnaire; from delaying the process of printing the 2020 decennial census questionnaire after June 30, 2019 for the purpose of including a citizenship question; and from asking persons about citizenship status on the 2020 census questionnaire or otherwise asking a citizenship question as part of the 2020 decennial census.”

The order also states that Furman, an Obama appointee, will be able to enforce the order “until the 2020 census results are processed and sent to the President by December 31, 2020.”…

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Drug Lord ‘El Chapo’ Gets Life In Prison, Accuses U.S. Pf ‘Mental Torture’ – UPI
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Mexican drug cartel leader Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman will spend the rest of his life in jail, a New York judge ordered Wednesday, ending a three-year U.S. case against him. Guzman will go to a Supermax prison in Florence, Colo. where no one has ever escaped. “It’s impossible. It’s not even an issue,” Guzman’s lawyer Jeffrey Lichtman said.

The drug kingpin, who had escaped twice from Mexican prisons, spoke for the first time in court during the sentencing hearing.

“Since the government will send me to a jail where my name will not ever be heard again, I take this opportunity to say: There was no justice here,” Guzman said through a translator. “You denied me a fair trial while the whole world was watching…

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Report: Ilhan Omar’s Father And Other Somalian War Crimes Perpetrators Now Living Illegally In The U.S. – Gateway Pundit

Far Left Communist Minnesota Representative Ilhan Omar’s father and other Somalian war crimes perpetrators are currently living illegally in the United States. No wonder she supports communists, terrorists and illegal aliens!

The Gateway Pundit has obtained information that is damning for Minnesota Congresswoman Ilhan Omar.

Omar’s father, Nur Omar Mohamed (aka Nur Said Elmi Mohamed), is connected to the former dictator in Somalia, Said Barre. Nur and other former Barre accomplices are living in the U.S. illegally.

Omar’s father Mohamed, is living in the U.S. He and other Somalians like Yusuf Abdi Ali, who killed thousands for Barre, escaped to the West and were not vetted properly before entering the country. Barre was a dictator and was connected to Cuban dictator Fidel Castro.

Ali is a convicted war criminal who did the killing himself…

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Rep. Abraham Backs Trump Tweets On Leftist Congresswomen: ‘I’ll Pay For Their Tickets Out Of This Country’ – Washington Times
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Rep. Ralph Abraham, a Republican who is running for Louisiana governor, tweeted his support for President Trump’s criticism of four freshmen Democrats this week, saying he’d gladly pay for the congresswomen’s flights out of the country if they dislike it here so much.

“There’s no question that the members of Congress that [Mr. Trump] called out have absolutely said anti-American and anti-Semitic things,” Mr. Abraham tweeted Monday. “I’ll pay for their tickets out of this country if they just tell me where they’d rather be.”

Mr. Trump sparked outrage on Sunday after he declared that the “progressive Democratic congresswomen” who “loudly and viciously” criticize the country should “go back and help fix the totally broken and crime infested places from which they came.”…

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Federal Judge Bars Roger Stone From Posting On Facebook, Instagram, Twitter – PJ Media

Federal Judge Amy Berman Jackson issued an order Tuesday barring Roger Stone from posting on social media, specifically Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. She justified the social media ban by claiming Stone broke the terms of a court-imposed gag order by posting on social media and reaching out to a BuzzFeed reporter to speak about his case.

“I’ve twice given you the benefit of the doubt. Your lawyer had to… twist himself into a pretzel to argue that these posts didn’t cross the line,” Jackson said, CNN reported. “The goal has been to draw maximum attention.”

Jackson presented multiple posts from the past few months drawing attention to his case. She had barred Stone from making public statements about his case in February after he posted a photo fo the judge with crosshairs behind her head on Instagram.

He apologized to Jackson, but she warned him of severe consequences if he crossed the line again. He had been indicted in January on charges of working with WikiLeaks to interfere in the 2016 election…

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Facebook’s Founder Admits To Interfering In Political Speech – Zero Hedge
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Censorship is alive and well! Facebook’s founder Mark Zuckerberg admitted that the social media giant actively interfered with political speech leading up to the Irish abortion referendum. Facebook systematically deleted posts it didn’t like while promoting those it did.

During a recent talk, Zuckerberg admitted that the social media network banned a number of pro-life advertisements ahead of the Irish abortion referendum.

According toPJ Media, during a recent interview at this year’s Aspen Ideas Festival, Zuckerberg began to explain how the social media firm is attempting to work with the governments of other countries to determine what political speech should be allowed on the site…

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Trump Campaign, RNC Raise More Than $100 Million In Second Quarter – Daily Caller

The Trump campaign in coordination with the Republican National Committee (RNC) raised more than $100 million in the second quarter, the president’s re-election campaign announced Monday.

Three Trump entities – Donald J. Trump for President, Inc., Trump Victory, and the Trump Make America Great Again Committee – raised a combined total of $56.7 million, with the RNC raising a total of $51.3 million during the time period.

Additionally, the joint fundraising committees between the Trump entities and the RNC reported a total of $123 million cash on hand at the end of June, with $80.2 million coming from the Trump entities, and $43.5 million coming from the RNC.

“President Trump’s record of success for America is drawing unprecedented support from across the nation,” Trump campaign manager Brad Parscale said in a press release. “As the Democrats continue their race to the left, Americans are responding to the President’s pledge to Keep America Great.”…

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Trump Administration Ends Federally Funded Abortion Referrals – Daily Caller
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The Trump administration declared Monday that taxpayer-funded clinics must stop referring women for abortions effective immediately. Family planning clinics that refer women for abortions will be stripped of their Title X funding, according to a measure instigated by President Donald Trump’s administration as reported by CBS News.

The Department of Health and Human Services has alerted clinics that they will be enforcing the Trump administration ban, according to CBS.

The rules now require that organizations that perform abortions and make abortion referrals will have to do so in separate buildings from those that receive Title X federal funds – a move could potentially cost Planned Parenthood “tens of millions of federal family planning dollars,” according to Politico…

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Leftist Treason Update: Public University Shares ‘Toolkit’ To Combat ‘Trump’s Deportation Machinery’ – Campus Reform

The University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign’s Gender and Women’s Studies department advertised an “ICE Raid Toolkit” meant to aid illegal immigrants in evading deportation.

The toolkit was posted to the department’s public Facebook page, shortly after a post calling Trump’s ICE initiative “bullshit.” In yet another post on Monday, the Gender and Women’s Studies department shared an image which suggested Trump is a “racist” and a “rapist.”

The toolkit shared by the university was developed by the Immigrant Defense Project and the Center for Constitutional Rights in order to help individuals “prepare to fight back against the increase in ICE policing under the Trump administration.” It compiles tactics and information utilized by these organizations during the Bush and Obama administrations in order to “continue to develop strategies to fight back against Trump’s ramped up deportation machinery.”

UIUC received $358,905,000 in federal research funding in 2017, according to a Campus Reform analysis…

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Trump Officially Nominates Mark Esper As Next Secretary Of Defense – USA Today
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President Donald Trump made it official Monday and nominated Mark Esper to be the next secretary of defense. As part of an expedited confirmation process, the Senate Armed Services Committee will hold a confirmation hearing for Esper on Tuesday.

Esper has been acting secretary of defense since Patrick Shanahan, the previous acting secretary, stepped down last month after USA TODAY and others revealed details of his turbulent divorce and family life. Trump announced shortly afterward that he planned to nominate Esper to be permanent defense chief but had not made it official.

The Pentagon has been without a Senate-confirmed defense secretary since Jim Mattis resigned in December – the longest stretch in history…

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Kentucky Set To Remove Up To 250,000 Inactive Voters As Part Of Court Consent Judgment With Judicial Watch – Judicial Watch

Judicial Watch announced today that in June Kentucky mailed address confirmation notices to 250,000 voters who are believed to have moved, thanks to a consent judgment agreed to by the Commonwealth. These registrations are probably outdated and will be cancelled if the voters fail to vote in future elections or to confirm their current addresses.

The Judicial Watch victory in Kentucky is in addition to the Judicial Watch victory in California, where up to 1.6 million inactive names are set to be removed from voter registration rolls in Los Angeles County.

In the consent judgment, Kentucky acknowledges that the state is not in compliance with the National Voter Registration Act (NVRA):

“[T]he practices currently in place in Kentucky do not comply with the NVRA’s requirement that states conduct a general voter registration list maintenance program that makes a reasonable effort to remove ineligible persons from the voter rolls due to a change in residence outside of the jurisdiction…

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Tech Mogul Peter Thiel: Investigate Google Over ‘Treasonous Decision To Work With The Chinese Military’ – Big League Politics
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Libertarian tech mogul Peter Thiel addressed the National Conservatism Conference on Sunday night where he questioned Google’s motives in assisting the Chinese military while refusing to help the U.S. military.

Thiel, who serves as a board member for Facebook and is one of the few prominent Trump supporters on Silicon Valley, believes Google must be held accountable for its dubious business practices and forced to answer the following three questions:

“Number one, how many foreign intelligence agencies have infiltrated your Manhattan Project for AI?”

“Number two, does Google’s senior management consider itself to have been thoroughly infiltrated by Chinese intelligence?

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Tommy Robinson And The Death Of Britain – Robert Spencer

As Tommy Robinson headed into court for his sentencing Thursday, he wore a t-shirt that read: “Convicted of Journalism.” And it’s true. Tommy Robinson is heading back to jail for doing what journalists routinely do: ask questions of defendants heading into courtrooms.

The gaggle of establishment media journalists who peppered Tommy himself with questions as he entered the court have not been arrested.

British authorities claimed that Tommy Robinson had prejudiced the outcome of the trial of several members of a Muslim rape gang. This is arrant nonsense: the trial had been completed, and Tommy was asking them what they thought of their having been convicted.

There was, however, a gag order on the proceedings, and it was on the basis of the claim that Tommy violated that gag order that he is now back in prison.

Why was the gag order put into place? The obvious reason is that the British government and law enforcement authorities are deeply embarrassed by their abysmal record in dealing with Muslim rape gangs…

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Child Sex Predator Sentenced To 615 Years Behind Bars – Crime Online
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A judge in Alabama handed down a centuries-long prison term following the conviction of 35-year-old Raven Smith on multiple child sex counts. According to Breaking 911, Houston County Circuit Judge Todd Derrick decided 615 years would be an appropriate sentence for the sexual abuse of multiple young children.

Furthermore, the judge coordinated the sentences such that Smith will likely never be eligible for parole. In light of the staggering penalty, the mother of one victim said she was grateful that Derrick took her testimony into account.

Emotions ran high throughout the trial, including the final sentencing phase. In addition to relatives of the victims, Assistant Houston County District Attorney J.T. Jones was obviously fighting back tears as he detailed the horrific details of the crimes, as reported by WTVY…

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Senators Cruz And Hawley Demand FTC Investigate Big Tech Firms That Can ‘Sway Elections’ – PJ Media

On Monday, Sen.s Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) asked the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to launch a public investigation into the practices of Big Tech companies like Facebook, Google, and Twitter, warning that these companies can sway elections.

“Big tech companies like Google, Facebook, and Twitter exercise enormous influence on speech. The vast majority of internet traffic flows through just a handful of these companies,” Cruz and Hawley wrote in a letter to the commission.

“They control the ads we see, the news we read, and the information we digest. And they actively censor some content and amplify other content based on algorithms and intentional decisions that are completely nontransparent.”

“Never before in this country have so few people controlled so much speech,” the senators declared. Cruz and Hawley encouraged the FTC to exercise its section 6(b) authority “to investigate how major tech companies curate content.”…

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Donald Trump Triples Down: “If You’re Not Happy Here, Then You Can Leave” – Breitbart
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President Donald Trump is not backing down from calling on progressive Congresswomen critical of the U.S. to move out of the country, saying in a speech Monday, “If you’re not happy here, then you can leave.”

“If you’re not happy here, then you can leave,” President Trump said, prompting cheers from the audience at a planned “Made in America” event. “As far as I’m concerned, if you hate our country, if you’re not happy here, you can leave.”

“And that’s what I say all the time, that’s what I said in a tweet, which I guess, some people think is controversial,” the president continued. “A lot of people love it, by the way. But if you’re happy in the U.S., if you’re complaining all the time, very simply you can leave, you can leave right now…

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Federal Judge Destroys Key Mueller Claim: Indictment Of A Russian “Troll Farm” Is Not Proof Of One – Washington Standard

In what could be the final nail in the Russiagate hoax’s coffin, a federal judge has destroyed a key claim made by Robert Mueller. A federal judge ruled that Mueller’s indictment of a “troll farm” is not actual proof of it.

Mueller’s charges against Concord Management & Consulting, the Russian company accused of running a “troll farm” and “sowing discord” on social media in the United States back in 2016 during the presidential election, do not establish a link between that private company and the Russian government, U.S. District Judge Dabney L. Friedrich pointed out.

This was a key aspect of Mueller’s Russiagate election interference hoax, and the judge shot holes in it.

According to RT, the special counsel’s much-publicized final report claims to have “established” and “confirmed” Russian government activities based in part on the indictment against Concord, which is a breach of prosecutorial rules, Friedrich said…

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Your Daley Gator CCW News Update For Monday (07/15/19)


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President Trump Ends Asylum Protections For Most Central American Migrants At U.S.-Mexico Border – The Hill
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The Trump administration is moving to end asylum protections for most Central American migrants, the Departments of Justice and Homeland Security announced Monday.

According to text of the rule set to publish in the Federal Register on Tuesday, asylum seekers who pass through another country before reaching the United States will be ineligible for asylum when they reach the southern border.

The move marks an acceleration in the Trump administration’s efforts to reduce the number of migrants crossing the U.S. border with Mexico and has the potential to considerably reduce the number of asylum claims…

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Pew Research: Average Illegal Alien Has Lived In U.S. For 15 Years – Breitbart

The latest research by Pew Research Center reveals that, of the roughly 11 to 22 million illegal aliens living in the U.S., the average illegal alien has lived in the country for 15 years – imposing an enormous financial burden on American taxpayers.

In 2000, the average illegal alien lived in the U.S. for about 7.2 years. Today, the average time that an illegal alien lives in the country has more than doubled just two decades later.

“In 2017, only 20% of unauthorized immigrant adults lived in the U.S. for five years or less, down from 30% a decade earlier,” Pew analysts write. “About two-thirds of unauthorized immigrants have been in the U.S. for more than 10 years; a decade earlier, less than half had.”

In the U.S. workforce, there are at least 7.6 million illegal aliens holding American jobs that would have otherwise gone to American citizens and legal immigrants. This is more than double the number of illegal aliens who were in the U.S. workforce in 1995 when just 3.6 million held American jobs…

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Austin’s Mayor Takes West Coast Junket To ‘Learn’ How To Fail Bigger – PJ Media
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It’s generally wise to study solutions to a problem and assess the successes and failures before taking a vote on it and putting a policy in place. But no one who has observed Austin’s mayor or city council over the last few years would look to them for wisdom.

On June 20, 2019 the Austin City Council voted to allow the homeless to camp out in public areas. That policy went into effect on July 1, an unusually short time-frame for such a sweeping public policy hit the streets. Austin’s media, homeowners and business leaders barely had time to blink.

On July 9, more than a week after the policy went into effect, Mayor Steve Adler left town…

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Brain Implant Restores Partial Vision To Blind People – The Guardian

Partial sight has been restored to six blind people via an implant that transmits video images directly to the brain.

Some vision was made possible – with the participants’ eyes bypassed – by a video camera attached to glasses which sent footage to electrodes implanted in the visual cortex of the brain.

University College London lecturer and Optegra Eye Hospital surgeon Alex Shortt said it was a significant development by specialists from Baylor Medical College in Texas and the University of California Los Angeles.

“Previously all attempts to create a bionic eye focused on implanting into the eye itself. It required you to have a working eye, a working optic nerve,” Shortt told the Daily Mail.

“By bypassing the eye completely you open the potential up to many, many more people. This is a complete paradigm shift for treating people with complete blindness. It is a real message of hope.”…

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Psychopath Who Raped His Own Infant Daughter And Uploaded Video Of The Attack To The Dark Web Gets 70 Years In Prison – Daily Mail
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A sadistic pedophile who authorities say shot video of himself raping his own screaming one-year-old daughter before uploading it to the dark web for others to view was sentenced to 70 years behind bars on Thursday.

James Lockhart, 31, of Bradenton, Florida, received the maximum sentence for his perverted crimes, according to federal prosecutors, after pleading guilty to charges of producing, distributing and possessing child pornography on March 26.

Federal agents with the Department of Homeland Security raided Lockhart’s home on October 5 after they said he uploaded video of a sexual attack on his own daughter to the dark web using a special web browser…

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Another Immigration Coup For Trump: Guatemala Agrees To Harbor Thousands Of Asylum Seekers – PJ Media

Good news for the U.S. and for thousands of asylum seekers who show up at the U.S. border. An immigration official has told the New Yorker that as the result of a deal between the U.S. and Guatemala, “asylum seekers from any country who either show up at U.S. ports of entry or are apprehended while crossing between ports of entry could be sent to seek asylum in Guatemala instead.”

The U.S. currently has a “remain in Mexico” policy, where the Mexican government agreed to keep several thousand migrants there, even granting work permits so that the asylum seekers could live while waiting for their U.S. court date.

Currently, the backlog of asylum cases is nearing one million. Every single one of those asylum seekers is entitled to a hearing before an immigration judge.

Previously, the procedure was to simply give the asylum seeker a court date – now stretching out to five years or more – and let them go on their merry way, free to disappear into the interior of the U.S…

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Left-Wing Terrorist Armed With Rifle And Molotov Cocktails Tries To Set Fire To ICE Center, Is Shot And Killed By Police – PJ Media
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A man who was armed with a rifle and throwing Molotov cocktails at the ICE Tacoma Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma, Wash., was killed by responding police officers, according to the authorities.

At around 4 a.m. on Saturday, the Washington state man, who has not yet been publicly identified, threw “incendiary devices” at the ICE detention center and nearby cars, setting one on fire.

“The male attempted to ignite a large propane tank and set out buildings on fire,” a statement released by the Tacoma police department said. “The male continued throwing lit objects at the buildings and cars.”…

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Top Puerto Rican Officials Resign Over Profanity-Laced Chat – Washington Times

Puerto Rico’s Gov. Ricardo Rossellَ announced Saturday that his chief financial officer and secretary of state will step down following their participation in a private chat that used profanities to describe an ex-New York City official and a federal control board overseeing the island’s finances.

The U.S. territory’s CFO Christian Sobrino, who is also the governor’s representative to the control board, announced he was stepping down via Twitter on Saturday. Its Secretary of State Luis G. Rivera Marيn also offered his resignation.

Rossellَ later released a statement saying he would let go members of his administration who participated in the chat on a messaging system used by government officials. The release of the chat’s contents in local media had led to calls for the governor’s resignation.

Rossellَ apologized for the comments late Thursday, saying he’d been working 18-hour days and releasing tensions when he called former New York City Council speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito the Spanish word for “whore”…

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President Trump Blasts Paul Ryan As “Weak, Ineffective & Stupid” Speaker Who “Almost Killed The Republican Party” – Fox News
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President Trump unloaded on former House Speaker Paul Ryan for the second time in three days Saturday, mocking him as a “Lame Duck” and chiding his leadership style as “ineffective” and “stupid.”

In a series of tweets, Trump praised House Minority Leader Keven McCarthy, R-Calif., calling him smarter and tougher than Ryan, who retired in January. He also characterized Ryan’s fundraising numbers in his final year in office as “abysmal” and said people like him “almost killed the Republican Party.”

“House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy is a far superior leader than was Lame Duck Speaker Paul Ryan. Tougher, smarter and a far better fundraiser, Kevin is already closing in on 44 Million Dollars…

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Ukraine To Chemically Castrate Pedophiles – CNS

The republic of Ukraine, which borders Poland, Romania, and Russia, has passed a law that will allow for the chemical castration of pedophiles, according to the Daily Mail. The law will apply to men “between 18 and 65 who are found guilty of raping or sexually abusing minors, and could affect thousands of people a year,” said the news outlet.

In a recent case, 11-year-old Daria Lukyanenko was killed after she fought back against her alleged attacker, Nikolay Tarasov, who was 22. Her body was found in a village cesspool in the Odessa region.

Police chief Vyacheslav Abroskin, according to the Daily Mail, stated that “five children were raped in four regions of Ukraine… within just 24 hours” this week. In addition, official figures for 2017 show there were 320 child rapes in Ukraine, “but the number of paedophile sex abuse cases are believed to run into the thousands,” reported the newspaper.

For chemical castration, the subject is injected with anti-androgen drugs…

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Parasitic Leftists Pull Down American Flag From ICE Facility, Replace It With Mexican Flag, Then Raise Defaced ‘Blue Lives Matter’ Flag – Business Insider
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Protesters gathered outside of an Immigration and Customs Enforcement center in Aurora, Colorado, and hoisted a Mexican flag on Friday afternoon, two days before the agency is set to conduct a nationwide operation to round up around 2,000 immigrants for deportation.

Video footage showed a Mexican flag being raised on a flagpole directly in front of the facility. The US flag was taken down prior to the Mexican flag being raised; a spray painted upside down Blue Lives Matter flag was also raised.

Protesters spray painted the upside down flag with “Abolish ICE,” CBS Denver reported.

Armed guards outside the center were posted and took down the Mexican and Blue Lives Matter flags, according to Mauro…

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3 Helpful Tips For The Suffering Feminists Who Are Being Persecuted By Air Conditioning – Matt Walsh

Every year around this time, as the temperatures rise and the polar ice caps melt and planetary doom inches closer, our privileged and obviously bored society erupts into a debate about air conditioning.

If you are a healthy and sane person who doesn’t spend much time on the internet, you might be surprised to learn that air conditioning is the subject of any sort of debate. It is, after all, an objective good – a clear improvement over the alternative, which includes sweltering temperatures, sweaty bodies, heat exhaustion, and death.

Air conditioning joins the ranks of indoor plumbing and electricity as a net-positive modern invention that has made life healthier, better, and more comfortable for billions of people worldwide. You would have to be a world-class whiner to find any reason to complain about something so wondrous and useful as air conditioning.

Enter feminists.

Women’s suffrage just celebrated its 100th anniversary…

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Migrants Storm Paris Pantheon Demanding Papers And Free Housing – Breitbart
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Hundreds of migrants and others associated with the so-called “Black Vests” group stormed the Pantheon in Paris demanding the French state grant them residency papers and free housing.

The incident took place on Friday afternoon and saw the protesters chant various slogans demanding that the government of French president Emmanuel Macron acquiesce to their demands, BFMTV reports.

The group La Chapelle Debout! took to Twitter to take responsibility for the incident and demanded a meeting with French prime minister Edouard Philippe, writing, “papers and freedom for all!”…

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Prosecutors Say Jeffrey Epstein Caught Witness Tampering, Sent $350,000 In Bribes – Big League Politics

New reports reveal prosecutors are accusing convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein, who is facing new charges relating to child trafficking, of bribing prosecutors and tampering with witnesses in the days after a bombshell story published by The Miami Herald last November.

Epstein is accused by prosecutors of sending $350,000 to two possible co-conspirators in what the prosecutors say demonstrates a pattern of behavior that has been ongoing since 2002. Epstein was arrested last weekend with new charges of child trafficking, and if convicted faces up to 45 years in prison.

NBC News reported:

Accused child sex predator Jeffrey Epstein wired a total of $350,000 to a pair of possible co-conspirators just days after the publication of a newspaper story alleging he sexually abused dozens of underage girls, federal prosecutors said Friday.

The prosecutors said the payments, which were made last November after the bombshell Miami Herald story came out, demonstrate Epstein’s willingness to tamper with witnesses…

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Appeals Court Grants Trump Administration Win To Snub ‘Sanctuary Cities’ – New York Post
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The Trump administration scored its first judicial win in its long-running battle to punish so-called sanctuary cities for defying federal immigration laws.

A three-judge panel on the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals overturned a nationwide injunction barring Department of Justice from rewarding cities and counties that cooperate with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in deportations.

Los Angeles officials had sued to stop the DOJ’s Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) program, saying that it amounted to federal coercion.

But in a 2-1 decision, the court found that the Trump administration has a right to reward behavior that it favors…

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“Massive Loss Of Life”: 3,500 Deaths As Simultaneous Ebola And Measles Outbreaks Hit Congo – Zero Hedge

World Health Organization (WHO) officials released new staggering numbers this week on the death toll from central Africa’s latest deadly Ebola virus outbreak.

Confirmed deaths in the Democratic Republic of Congo have risen to 1,536 since the outbreak began there a little under a year ago. And by July 7, a total of 2,418 what are deemed confirmed and probable cases have been reported, Bloomberg said, citing the WHO’s latest report on the outbreak.

“While the number of new cases continues to ease in former hot spots, such as Butembo, Katwa and Mandima health zones, there has been an increase in cases in Beni and a high incidence continues in parts of Mabalako health zone,” according to the report.

The report further noted that in parts of the DRC the “Ebola outbreak continues this past week with a similar transmission intensity,” suggesting while it’s still largely contained within the country’s borders, the outbreak is still going strong despite emergency interventions…

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U.S. Coast Guard Boards Coke-Filled Submarine To Bust Smugglers After Insane High-Seas Chase – Mediaite
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Newly released footage from the Defense Department shows U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Munro crew members in an absurd high speed chase with a semi-submersible vessel carrying thousands of pounds of cocaine.

A Coast Guard spokesman said that they had seized more than 17,000 pounds of cocaine found on board the vessel, worth $232 million, according to ABC News.

Two boats were pursuing the the sub hundreds of kilometers off the Colombian and Ecuadorian coasts. One crew member shot the footage on a helmet cam while shouting Stop your boat now!” in Spanish. A crew member shouted “that’s gonna be hard to get on” just as the boat pulled up aside the vessel and another crew member jumped ship onto the top of the vessel just barely brushing the surface…

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Oklahoma Man Arrested In Stolen Car With Rattlesnake, Uranium And More, Authorities Say – Daily Caller

Law enforcement in Oklahoma made one heck of a discovery after pulling over a man and his female passenger for driving a vehicle with expired license tags, per authorities. It happened last month when an officer with the Guthrie police department pulled over Stephen Jennings and Rachel Rivera for a routine traffic stop.

“After running the license, the officer found Jennings was driving on an expired license and Rivera was a convicted felon in possession of a firearm,” Sgt. Anthony Gibbs told ABC News in a piece published Thursday.

Both people were then placed under arrest. But the real discovery came after law enforcement took the vehicle to be impounded because it didn’t have insurance and first discovered that the Ford explorer had been stolen. Then while authorities were searching the car they found a rattlesnake.

“So when the impound of the vehicle begins and they start moving compartments, here’s the rattlesnake in the backseat,” Gibbs shared…

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Magic Wand Update: Prices Of Goods An The U.S. Did Not Rise At All Despite China Tariff Hike – Breitbart
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The Trump administration’s trade policies are not raising prices for U.S. consumers. Prices for goods in the U.S. dropped 0.4 percent in June even as tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese imports rose from 10 percent to 25 percent, the Labor Department said Friday. Excluding the volatile food and energy categories, prices were unchanged from the prior month.

So who is paying for the tariffs? We know the U.S. government has collected billions in tariffs, so it is clear that someone is footing the bill. But keep in mind that when journalists and lobbyists claim, “tariffs are taxes on consumers,” this is inaccurate.

Tariffs are taxes, to be sure. But unlike a sales tax or a gas tax, consumers do not directly pay any tariffs…

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Man Gets 35 Years For Blackmailing Girls For Nude Photos – New York Post

A southern Illinois man who admitted to using blackmail to obtain nude pictures of about 100 girls and women has been sentenced to 35 years in prison.

Joshua P. Breckel of Mascoutah was accused in U.S. District Court of using social media to obtain sexually explicit images and videos from girls as young as 10 throughout the U.S.

He allegedly engaged in the activity from 2016 until his arrest in July 2018.

According to prosecutors, the 21-year-old Breckel persuaded them to send the nude photos by feigning a romantic interest in them, offering them money or threatening them.

Among his victims were three 15-year-old girls from California, Pennsylvania and Illinois; a 12-year-old girl from Illinois; and a 10-year-old girl from Ohio.

Breckel admitted he threatened to kill the Ohio girl if she didn’t send him naked pictures of herself…

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Oracle Loses Critical Lawsuit Alleging Pentagon And Amazon Colluded Over $10 Billion ‘War Cloud’ Contract – Zero Hedge
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Oracle shares tumbled on Friday after the networking giant lost a critical court case against the Pentagon and Amazon. The loss will allow the DoD to proceed with awarding a $10 billion contract to one of the two finalists – a group that includes Amazon and Microsoft.

Ever since the Pentagon named Amazon a finalist for the contract, critics have accused Amazon and the Pentagon of conflicts of interest, claiming that Amazon effectively secured the extremely lucrative project before the bidding even began.

Earlier this week, WSJ publicized new evidence showing that senior Amazon executives met with senior DoD officials, including then-Defense Secretary James Mattis, to discuss the project before the bidding even began…

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Leftist Treason Update: Democrat Mayor Of Chicago Bans ICE From Police Database Before Raids – Breitbart

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot (D) said Wednesday that the Windy City has made moves to bar Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) from accessing its police databases amid reports of potential raids in more than 10 major U.S. cities slated for Sunday.

“They will not team up with ICE to detain any resident. We have also cut off ICE access from any CPD databases and that will remain permanent,” Lightfoot said. “Chicago is and will always be a welcoming city that will never tolerate ICE tearing our families apart.”

In a statement to the Chicago Tribune, police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said the city’s Citizen and Law Enforcement Analysis and Reporting (CLEAR) database will not be available to ICE officials, though several federal government agencies will still have access.

“All other federal agencies still have access to these systems, as sharing this information is crucial to active criminal investigations in which we are partnering with federal agencies along with intelligence sharing functions that are vital to national homeland security functions,” Guglielmi stated…

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Labor Secretary Acosta Resigns Over Epstein Plea Deal Controversy – Washington Examiner
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Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta resigned amid the controversy surrounding his handling, as an assistant U.S. Attorney, of the 2008 prosecution of billionaire Jeffrey Epstein for sex crimes.

President Trump told reporters Acosta called him Friday morning to give him the news, and that it was Acosta’s decision. Acosta said that his resignation was effective one week from Friday.

Trump also had praise for Acosta, calling him “a great labor secretary, not a good one” and saying that he thinks Acosta had explained his thinking in agreeing to the plea deal. But Trump said Acosta had become a distraction and that deputy Pat Pizzella will become acting secretary, according to one report…

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President Trump Declares State Of Emergency In Louisiana, Sends Federal Assistance Ahead Of Tropical Storm Barry – Fox News

President Trump declared a federal emergency for Louisiana on Thursday night, authorizing the Department of Homeland Security and Federal Emergency Management Agency to coordinate all disaster relief efforts ahead of the strengthening of Tropical Storm Barry.

Trump approved the federal assistance at the request of Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards, who noted that within the past 24 hours, 28 parishes had issued emergency declarations and 14 were in the process of doing so. Residents have been stacking sandbags or fleeing to higher ground in preparation for torrential downpours, with heavy flooding expected once the storm makes landfall from the Gulf of Mexico either late Friday or early Saturday.

Trump tweeted Thursday evening: “To everyone on the Gulf Coast: As you make preparations to protect your homes & loved ones from flooding & the coming storm, it is imperative that you heed the directions of @FEMA, State & Local Officials. We are working closely w/ them. Please be prepared, be careful, & be SAFE!”

Edwards expressed appreciation for the president’s action in a Twitter message of his own…

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A Dozen New Epstein Abuse Victims Come Forward – Miami Herald
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At least a dozen new victims have come forward to claim they were sexually abused by Jeffrey Epstein even as the multimillionaire money manager tries to convince a federal judge to allow him to await a sex trafficking trial from the comfort of the same $77 million Manhattan mansion where he’s accused of luring teenage girls into unwanted sex acts.

Following Epstein’s arrest Saturday in New Jersey, four women have reached out to New York lawyer David Boies, and at least 10 other women have approached other lawyers who have represented dozens of Epstein’s alleged victims in the past.

Jack Scarola, a Palm Beach attorney, said at least five women, all of whom were minors at the time of their alleged encounters with Epstein, have reached out to either him or Fort Lauderdale lawyer Brad Edwards…

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Dow Jones Close Above 27,000 For First Time Ever – CNBC

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rallied to a record high on Thursday, led by UnitedHealth shares, after testimony by Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell this week that signaled easier monetary policy could be implemented later this month.

The 30-stock average broke above 27,000 for the first time in its history, rising 227.88 points, or 0.9% to 27,088.08. The Dow first closed above 26,000 in January of 2018, so it’s been a little more than a year-and-half trek between 1,000 point moves. The gains were largely driven by expectations the Fed will cut rates, insulating the market from a slowing economy and a trade battle with China.

Microsoft has been the best-performing Dow stock since the index’s first close above 26,000, surging around 50% in that time. Visa, Cisco Systems and Nike are also up sharply since then.

“This week solidified the fact that the market doesn’t need, it doesn’t want, it’s demanding a rate cut from Powell,” said Jeff Kilburg, CEO of KKM Financial…

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Trump, ‘Not Backing Down’ In Effort To Count Citizens Amid Census Fight, Announces Executive Order – Fox News
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President Trump, speaking at the White House on Thursday, announced that he would “immediately” issue an executive order to get an accurate count of non-citizens and citizens in the United States – a measure Trump said would be “far more accurate” than relying on a citizenship question in the 2020 census.

The move would make use of “vast” federal databases and free up information sharing among all federal agencies concerning who they know is living in the country, Trump said.

“Today I’m here to say we are not backing down in our effort to determine the citizenship status of the United States population,” the president told reporters in the Rose Garden, after slamming “far-left Democrats” seeking to “conceal the number of illegal aliens in our midst.”…

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One Federal Department Now Spending $100 Billion Per Month – Townhall

For the first time in our nation’s history, there is now a federal department spending an average of more than $100 billion per month.

No, it is not the Department of Defense, which is charged with the core federal responsibility of defending us from foreign enemies. It is the Department of Health and Human Services, which, if Democratic Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont has his way, will run the “Medicare for All” program. As it now stands, HHS runs Medicare for many and Medicaid for more.

“In 2019, the program will cover an estimated 61 million persons (52 million aged and 9 million disabled),” the Congressional Research Service said of Medicare in a report published in May.

“Medicaid is a means-tested entitlement program that finances the delivery of primary and acute medical services as well as long-term services and supports (LTSS) to an estimated 75 million people at a cost to states and the federal government of $616 billion in FY2018,” CRS said in a report published in June…

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Tommy Robinson Sentenced To Nine Months In Prison – Breitbart
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Tommy Robinson has been re-sentenced to nine months in prison following his reconviction for contempt of court.

Robinson had instructed his lawyer “to read out a series of past Contempt of Court findings against newspapers which (in summary) had not led to jail terms for editors or reporters accused of disrupting trials”, according to BBC reporter Dominic Casciani, but to no avail, with judges imposing a custodial term only one month shorter than his previous sentence, declaring that “the main purpose of the penalty is punishment and deterrence”.

Robinson was initially arrested, tried, and imprisoned within a matter of hours after livestreaming accused grooming gang members…

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Katie Couric, Woody Allen, And George Stephanopoulos Attended Party With Epstein After 2008 Conviction – Epoch Times

Top media figures dined with Jeffrey Epstein after he served 13 months in jail following a plea that saw him plead guilty to two counts of prostitution in 2008. He had been accused of molesting dozens of girls.

Epstein was arrested on July 6 and charged with sex trafficking; authorities said nude photographs underage girls were found in his New York mansion after he was arrested.

Katie Couric, George Stephanopoulos, Woody Allen, and Chelsea Handler were among the media and Hollywood figures who dined with Epstein at the house in New York City in 2010, reported the Daily Beast in 2011. The event? A party for Epstein’s friend Prince Andrew, at the time the fourth in line for the throne in Britain. The pair was pictured a week later walking in Central Park.

A source close to Couric, a former CBS anchor who recently worked for Yahoo!, told The Hollywood Reporter that it was Couric’s first time meeting Epstein…

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Release Of Illegal Aliens Into U.S. Cut 85% Since Trump-Mexico Deal – Breitbart
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The release of border crossers and illegal aliens into the United States interior by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has been cut by 85 percent in the four weeks since President Trump announced a migration deal with Mexico.

Between July 2 and July 9, DHS released about 1,500 border crossers and illegal aliens into American communities, federal data confirms. This indicates that DHS is releasing about 188 border crossers and illegal aliens every day into the country.

This is a significant drop in the catch and release of border crossers and illegal aliens in just four weeks, since Trump announced a deal with Mexico that mandates foreign nationals seeking asylum wait in Mexico while their claims are processed…

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FBI Makes Arrests In Puerto Rico Scandal, Prompting Calls For Governor’s Ouster – Philaselphia Inquirer

The FBI on Wednesday arrested two former senior officials who served in administration of Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossellَ, leading the chair of the House committee that oversees Puerto Rico to call for the governor to step down.

The arrests also spurred concerns on Capitol Hill about the billions of dollars in aid that Congress has approved for the island.

The federal indictment says the former officials illegally directed federal funding to politically connected contractors. The arrests come about a month after Congress approved a controversial disaster aid bill that earmarked additional funding for Puerto Rico’s recovery from Hurricane Maria in 2017, which were tied up in part because President Donald Trump called island officials “incompetent or corrupt.”

Rep. Raْl Grijalva, D-Ariz., chair of the Natural Resource Committee that oversees Puerto Rico, called on Rossellَ to resign amid the ongoing federal investigation…

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Recluse Missing For More Than A Month Was Completely Devoured By His 18 Aggressive Dogs, cops say – Crime Online
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Authorities in Texas say officials have determined a man missing for months was devoured by his own pack of aggressive dogs. According to KTVT, 57-year-old Freddie Mack was known as a recluse during his life, but family members became worried after weeks went by without any word from him.

In early May, Mack’s relatives contacted the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office to report that he apparently disappeared after April 19.

Investigators attempted to search his home near Venus at that time but encountered 18 dogs nearby, as reported by the New York Post. Relatives noted that he would not typically leave the animals unattended…

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Armed Iranian Boats Attempt To Seize British Oil Tanker In Persian Gulf – Fox News

Five Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps gunboats tried to seize a British oil tanker in the Persian Gulf Wednesday but backed off after a British warship approached, a senior U.S. defense official told Fox News.

The British warship was said to have been less than 5 miles behind the tanker but soon intercepted the Iranian boats and threatened to open fire. A manned U.S. reconnaissance aircraft was above as well, the official said, adding that Iranian forces left without opening fire.

Navy Captain Bill Urban, spokesman for the U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM), said the military was aware of the reported actions. He added, “Threats to international freedom of navigation require an international solution. The world economy depends on the free flow of commerce, and it is incumbent on all nations to protect and preserve this lynchpin of global prosperity.”

The British frigate was identified as the HMS Montrose, according to The Sun. The vessel reportedly trained its 30mm deck guns on the enemy fleet and warned them off…

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Socialist Hellhole Update: California Becomes First State To Extend Healthcare To Illegal Aliens – Washington Examiner
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Democratic California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a state budget bill into law Tuesday that extends healthcare coverage to young illegal immigrants through Medicaid, making the state the first in the U.S. to do so.

The state budget covers 90,000 undocumented persons from the ages of 19-25 in the state and costs California taxpayers approximately $98 million in the coming fiscal year. The income of these persons must be low enough, as stated in the law, to qualify for the state-funded healthcare.

The law also creates an “individual mandate,” similar to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act that President Barack Obama championed in 2010, requiring all Californians to purchase health insurance…

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Indians To Benefit As U.S. House Passes Bill To Remove Cap On Green Cards – NDTV

U.S. lawmakers have passed a Bill aimed at lifting the current seven percent country-cap on issuing Green Cards, a development which would benefit thousands of highly-skilled Indian IT professionals. A Green Card allows a person to live and work permanently in the United States.

Passed by the U.S. House of Representatives, the Bill, on being signed into law, would considerably reduce the agonising wait for talented professionals from countries like India seeking permanent work and residency permits in the United States.

Titled the Fairness of High-Skilled Immigrants Act, 2019 or HR 1044, the Bill was passed by the 435-member House by an overwhelming majority of 365-65 votes.

As per the present system, out of the total number of family-based immigrant visas to be given by the U.S. in a particular year, the people of a country can be given a maximum of seven percent of such visas. The new Bill seeks to increase this seven percent per-country limit to 15 percent…

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Papua New Guinea: Women And Children Killed In Tribal Massacre – BBC News
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Children and pregnant women are among those murdered in a tribal massacre in Papua New Guinea’s Highlands area. At least 24 people are confirmed to have died in a brutal flare-up of violence between rival tribes over several days in Hela province. Some reports put the death toll higher.

PM James Marape called the news “one of the saddest days of my life”, promising to track down the perpetrators. It is one of the worst outbreaks of tribal violence in PNG for years.

“It’s a very sad story,” Philip Undialu, governor of Hela told news agency Reuters, explaining the killings were part of a conflict running for years. “It was retaliation of a previous attack. Both attacks were made in an innocent community where people were not expecting it and all of us are in a state of shock.”…

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University Of Chicago Scholar Proves Biologists Believe Life Begins At Conception – College Fix

Steven Jacobs has described some of his time in the academy as “agony.” The University of Chicago PhD spent the last half-decade in a grueling fight to gather and publish research related to the American abortion debate.

During that time he was ridiculed, mocked and defamed; accused of committing academic dishonesty, politicizing science and conducting his work with personal bias; compared to the Ku Klux Klan; and in general painted as an unprofessional radical who was, in one academic’s words, “not deserving of a PhD degree.”

All of this came about simply because Jacobs asked thousands of scientists several questions about when they believe human life begins – questions one respondent referred to as a “trap” and another called “horribly manipulative.”

The results of Jacobs’ work would eventually reveal a stunning fact about American academia in the field of biology: professors overwhelmingly agree with the pro-life position that human lives begin at conception…

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Labor Secretary Acosta Defends Role In Epstein Plea Deal, Faults State Prosecutors – Fox News
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Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta pushed back Wednesday against calls for him to stand down over his past involvement in a plea deal for financier Jeffrey Epstein, who was charged in federal court this week with sex trafficking – saying his office fought for a tougher punishment after state prosecutors were ready to let him “walk free.”

“Facts are important, and facts are being overlooked,” he said at a press conference, giving his most detailed account to date of the 2008 deal.

Acosta, who was U.S. attorney for Florida at the time, helped Epstein secure a plea deal that resulted in an 18-month sentence – he served just 13 months. The deal was criticized as lenient because Epstein could have faced a life sentence…

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U.S. Approves $2.2 Billion Sale Of Tanks, Missiles To Taiwan – Washington Free Beacon

The Trump administration is selling $2.2 billion worth of tanks and missiles to Taiwan but has delayed exports of new F-16s over budget shortfalls in Taipei.

The main piece of the latest arms package announced Monday is the sale of 108 M1A2 Abrams frontline tanks and associated equipment, including tank rounds, machine guns, and tank-related gear.

“The proposed sale will help improve the security of the recipient and assist in maintaining political stability, military balance, and economic progress in the region,” said Army Lt. Gen. Charles Hooper in a transmittal notice to Congress. Hooper is director of the Pentagon’s Defense Security Cooperation Agency that is in charge of arms sales.

“This proposed sale of M1A2 tanks will contribute to the modernization of [Taiwan’s] main battle tank fleet, enhancing its ability to meet current and future regional threats and to strengthen its homeland defense,” he added…

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U.S. Appeals Court Hands Win To Trump In Hotel ‘Emoluments’ Case – Reuters
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U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday scored a crucial victory in a Democratic-backed lawsuit that accuses him of violating anti-corruption provisions of the U.S. Constitution with his Washington hotel.

The Richmond, Virginia-based 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals issued a set of decisions instructing a lower court judge to dismiss the lawsuit filed against the Republican president in June 2017 by the Democratic attorneys general of Maryland and the District of Columbia.

The three-judge panel said the attorneys general lacked legal standing to bring the case. The court said the District of Columbia and Maryland’s interest “in enforcing the Emoluments Clauses is so attenuated and abstract that their prosecution of this case readily provokes the question of whether this action against the President is an appropriate use of the courts…

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Guatemalan Teen Charged With Raping 7-Year-Old Girl In Georgia – USIACR

A 17-year-old Marietta teen is behind bars at the Cobb County Jail facing three felony charges.

According to the arrest warrant, back on July first Baudilio Salomon Diaz Ambrocio was alone with a 7-year-old girl while the child’s parents weren’t home.

Marietta police said Diaz Ambrocio forced the child against her will to have sex with him. The attack so bad, according to the arrest warrant, the child required hospitalization and surgery.

Police arrested Diaz Ambrocio last Monday at his Marietta home. He is charged with rape, aggravated child molestation, and aggravated sexual battery charges.

Diaz Ambrocio was being held without bond as of Monday evening.

According to Cobb County jail records, Diaz Ambrocio was born in Guatemala and is the subject of an ICE detainer as Customs and Immigration determine whether or not he is here legally…

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel Seen Shaking Uncontrollably Again, Renewing Health Concerns – Gateway Pundit
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Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany was seen again shaking uncontrollably, the third time in less than a month, renewing concerns about her health.

Merkel, 64, was attending an event Wednesday with Antti Rinne, the prime minister of Finland. As the pair watched a military honor guard, her arms and legs trembled and she seemed to be mouthing something repeatedly. At one point, she clasped her hands in front of her, trying to control the shaking.

An hour later, at a press briefing with reporters, she declared: “I am well.”

When a reporter followed up with another question about her tremors, Merkel claimed the shaking was “part of the psychological trauma she suffered after experiencing uncontrolled trembling under similar circumstances on June 18…

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Fox News Sets Ratings Record With Trump’s July 4th Celebration – Daily Caller

Almost 5 million people reportedly tuned into Fox News to watch the network’s coverage of President Donald Trump’s July 4th “Salute to America” speech.

The broadcast that reached 4.9 million viewers topped all other coverage Fox has presented on Independence Day during its 23-year history, according to Neilson Media Research, The Hill reported Tuesday.

Fox News beat its nearest competitor by a million viewers, with NBC attracting an audience of 3.8 million.

CNN, which only carried a small portion of the event, managed to garner 1.5 million people for its coverage of Trump’s speech before the Lincoln Memorial.

In the vital 25- to 54-year-old category that is coveted by advertisers, Fox News more than doubled CNN during the Lincoln Memorial address, attracting 793,000 households versus the 353,000 that watched CNN…

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S&P 500 Jumps Above 3,000 For First Time After Fed Chief Signals A Rate Cut Is Coming – CNBC
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Stocks reached record highs Wednesday after testimony from Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell bolstered the case for easier monetary policy in the U.S. The S&P 500 briefly broke above 3,000 for the first time, while the Nasdaq Composite and Dow Jones Industrial Average also reached all-time highs.

In prepared testimony to the House Financial Services Committee, Powell said business investments across the U.S. have slowed “notably” recently as uncertainties over the economic outlook linger.

“Crosscurrents have reemerged,” Powell said. “Many FOMC participants saw that the case for a somewhat more accommodative monetary policy had strengthened…

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Epstein’s Lawyers Offer Plea Deal To Divulge Names In Exchange For 5-Year Sentence – Epoch Times

Alleged child sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein will agree to give up names of individuals who took part in the trafficking ring he ran – in exchange for a substantially lower sentence.

A two-count indictment unsealed by federal prosecutors on July 8 charged the 66-year-old billionaire financier with sex trafficking and conspiracy charges. Epstein allegedly sexually exploited and abused dozens of minor girls at his homes in Manhattan, New York, and Palm Beach, Florida, among other locations.

The charges carry with them a maximum sentence of 45 years in jail. At Epstein’s age, the charges are tantamount to “a life sentence” Geoffrey Berman, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, said at a press conference.

Details of the offer were first reported by broadcast channel One America News Network (OANN). “Epstein’s lawyer has already made a proffer to SDNY,” OANN host Jack Posobiec said in a July 8 Twitter post…

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Tommy Robinson Appeals To Donald Trump For Political Asylum In The U.S. – Jihad Watch
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Who would (or could) have thought that political conditions of the U.K. would have deteriorated so rapidly into Islamization that a plea for asylum from a country – once a beacon of freedom – would become necessary.

That time has arrived. Tommy Robinson has launched a public appeal for Donald Trump to grant him asylum as he faces imprisonment and the threat of being murdered by jihadists in jail. A petition has also gone out for Trump to grant him asylum in the U.S.

The shabby treatment of Tommy Robinson by the British justice system in failed attempts to silence him is a stain on Britain; one to match the shocking cover-up of the Muslim rape gangs – the scandal that landed Robinson in jail in the first place…

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Shocker: Iran Violates Nuclear Deal’s Enrichment Limitations – Frontpage

The Iranian regime is boasting that it has broken through the uranium enrichment level stipulated in the Obama administration’s disastrous nuclear deal, known formally as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

A New York Times article on Monday referenced a claim by a spokesman for Iran’s atomic energy agency “that the country had surpassed a limit of 3.67 percent uranium enrichment and was prepared to go further.”

ISNA, an Iranian news outlet, quoted the same spokesman as saying that Iran had already exceeded 4.5 percent and that “increasing number of centrifuges and enriching uranium to 20 percent are options for Iran’s third step in reducing its commitments to the nuclear deal.”

It is only a short technical step from the 20 percent level to the nuclear weapons-grade level of 90 percent, according to nuclear nonproliferation experts. The speed with which Iran is moving to reverse its uranium enrichment commitments exposes the fatal flaw of the sunset clauses in the JCPOA…

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Former Reform Party Candidate For Presodent Ross Perot Dies At 89 – Fox News
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Self-made billionaire Ross Perot, who ran for president in 1992 and 1996, has died at age 89 after a five-month battle with leukemia, the Dallas Morning News reported. Perot, who won 19 percent of the vote as a third-party candidate in 1992, died early Tuesday at his home in Dallas surrounded by his family, family spokesman James Fuller said.

The native-born Texan, who made his billions by founding Electronic Data Systems Corp., was seen by admirers as a patriot who served his country well before his two failed bids for the White House.

In 1979, he financed a private commando raid to free two EDS employees being held in a prison in Iran. He was also a tireless advocate for Vietnam veterans…

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Cow Appreciation Day 2019: Get Free Chick-Fil-A Tuesday For Dressing Like A Cow – USA Today

Dressing “udderly crazy” can get you free food Tuesday. Tuesday is Chick-fil-A’s 15th annual Cow Appreciation Day, which the chicken chain describes as its largest single-day customer appreciation event and a day to celebrate the company’s “Eat Mor Chikin” cows.

For sporting cow spots, waving a cow bell or dressing like a cow, customers will be rewarded with free food at Chick-fil-A restaurants nationwide. The giveaway is from the time restaurants open through 7 p.m. July 9.

Best known for its chicken sandwiches, America’s favorite fast-food chain has featured cows in its advertising for the last 24 years. The running joke is the cows are plugging Chick-fil-A as a way of preserving their own lives because customers will eat more chicken and less beef.

According to company estimates, 1.95 million people participated in last year’s event.

And you don’t have to dress from “head-to-hoof” to get the freebie Tuesday, cow accessories including hats and masks also count…

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Anti-Trumpers Call For Boycott Of Home Depot Because Founder Is Donating To Trump’s Reelection, But Here’s Why It’s Beyond Stupid – Right Scoop
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Anti-Trumpers on social media are suddenly calling for a boycott of Home Depot because one of the company’s founders has said he will donate to Trump’s reelection campaign.

They are livid!

USA TODAY – Shoppers have taken to Twitter and other social media platforms to call for a boycott of Home Depot following news that one of its founders will back Donald Trump’s bid for a second term in the White House.

In an interview with the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Bernie Marcus said that he intends to support Trump’s re-election campaign, saying that while the president “sucks” at communication, his impact on employment and aggressive stances toward China and Iran have been positive…

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Wife Accidentally Shoots Husband In The Head While Trying To Shoot Someone Else During Road Rage Incident – Crime Online

A Saturday evening road rage incident in Alabama ended tragically after a woman allegedly shot her husband, but claimed she intended to shoot someone else, police say.

Al.com reports that according to police, 31-year-old Erica Cole said she tried to shoot at another person on Saturday at around 6:45 p.m., during what police are calling a road rage incident that initially started off of Alabama 69 in Dodge City. The argument continued after the parties arrived to a residence off of County Road 160 in Bremen.

Cole allegedly shot her husband, identified as Nicholas Cole, during the altercation. He was rushed to the hospital but is said to be in stable condition and expected to survive.

“During the incident, an altercation occurred in which, the offender, Erica Cole, attempted to shoot a second party but shot her husband, Nicholas Cole, striking him in the head,” Deputy Brad Williams of the Cullman County Sheriff’s Office said, according to FOX News.

Meanwhile, authorities arrested Cole and charged her with attempted murder, assault and reckless endangerment…

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Judicial Watch Uncovers Clinton Attorney Samuelson Interview With FBI; Indicates Hillary’s Emails Were Altered And Other Crimes – Gateway Pundit
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Hillary Clinton likely attempted to alter her emails in an effort to cover up illegal activities rather than just deleting emails as was previously reported. Judicial Watch’s efforts to obtain her attorney’s interview with the FBI show this and other criminal actions!

Judicial Watch again has performed a service to the country. In its efforts to get to the truth, Judicial Watch may have uncovered another shocking revelation in the Hillary Clinton email saga.

In June of 2019 Judicial Watch posted the interview notes it received from the government between the FBI and Hillary Clinton’s attorney Heather Samuelson. Hidden in the deposition are bits of information that when compared to information made public to date in the Hillary email case make no sense at all…

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Florida Man Pretending To Be A Cop Pulls Over Real Deputy, Sheriff’s Office Says – WCTV

The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office on Thursday night arrested a man accused of impersonating a law enforcement officer while trying to pull over a real deputy. Barry Lee Hastings Jr., 35, is charged with impersonating a public officer.

It happened just before 8:30 p.m. Thursday on Interstate 4. The sheriff’s office said a black Crown Victoria with white and amber lights flashing pulled behind an off-duty Lee County deputy. The real deputy pulled to the shoulder of the interstate.

Hastings told the deputy to “slow down,” according to the sheriff’s office. The deputy asked to see Hastings’ credentials twice. The sheriff’s office said Hastings told the deputy he is a law enforcement officer and his credentials were at an office.

The sheriff’s office said Hastings then told the deputy to follow him back to the “station” so he could show him the supposed credentials. The deputy told Hastings he was going to get law enforcement involved and dialed 911, according to the sheriff’s office…

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Winning: $10-12 Trillion In Wealth Created Since President Trump Took Office – DC Whispers
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$10 reillion of wealth has been added to the pockets of the U.S. economy since Donald Trump became president. That’s money that has made its way into retirement accounts, home values, businesses, and wages.

Nearly everyone is benefitting from the economic miracle delivered by President Trump.

Via The Hill:

The spectacular numbers for American wealth speak for themselves. In November 2016, a few days before the election when almost all betting was that Hillary Clinton would score a landslide victory against Donald Trump, the Dow Jones Industrial Average stood at less than 17,900. It now stands at more than 26,900…

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Department Of Justice Has New Legal Team To Fight Census Battle – American Greatness

On Sunday night the Department of Justice announced that it has a new legal team to fight the census battle unfolding in the court. The Trump Administration is being sued by special interest groups for including a question on the 2020 census asking about the respondents citizenship status.

The DoJ said the agency is “shifting these matters to a new team of Civil Division lawyers.”

The spokesperson did not give a reason for the change. Officials within the Civil Division’s Federal Programs Branch had been lead on the census case up until now, but they are being replaced by a combination of career and political officials from the Civil Division’s Consumer Protection Branch, a Justice official said.

“Since these cases began, the lawyers representing the United States in these cases have given countless hours to defending the Commerce Department and have consistently demonstrated the highest professionalism, integrity, and skill…

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New Greek Conservative Prime Minister Mitsotakis Sworn In After Defeating Left At Polls – Breitbart
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Conservative party leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis was being sworn in as Greece’s new prime minister Monday, a day after his resounding win over left-wing Alexis Tsipras, who led the country through the tumultuous final years of its international bailouts.

Mitsotakis’ New Democracy party won 39.8% of the vote, giving him 158 seats in the 300-member parliament, a comfortable governing majority. Tsipras’ Coalition of the Radical Left, or Syriza, garnered 31.5%. The extremist right-wing Golden Dawn, Greece’s third largest party during the height of the financial crisis, failed to make the 3% threshold to enter parliament.

Mitsotakis will have to move fast to deal with the myriad of problems still plaguing the economy…

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Winning: Government Dependency Plunges Under Trump – Issues & Insights

Friday’s jobs report showed that the economy created 224,000 new jobs, yet the unemployment rate edged up to 3.7%. Both are welcome news. The unemployment rate went up because 158,000 rejoined the labor market. These are people who previously didn’t have a job and weren’t looking for one.

The labor market is tight enough that people who’d given up on work are getting lured back into the job market. And they’re finding work. As of June, there were 5.6 million more people with jobs than when President Trump took office – despite claims by prominent economists that the economy was already at full employment when he was sworn in.

The healthy labor market has resulted in something even more important yet little noticed: A sharp trend away from dependency on federal welfare and other benefits. Take a look at the numbers:

Food Stamps. The Department of Agriculture reports that April enrollment in food stamps was down more than 308,000…

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DemoNazi Governor Of Illinois Signs Bill Doubling Gas Tax To Third-Highest In Nation – CNS
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The average Illinois driver will pay at least $100 more annually for gas under a new law, which went into effect on July 1, analysis by the Illinois Policy Institute reveals. On June 28, Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker (D-Ill.) signed into law a record tax hike that doubles the state’s gas tax and substantially raises vehicle registration fees. Illinois’ total gas tax burden is now the third-highest in the nation, the report finds.

Appearing at a press event announcing the signing, Pritzker defended the tax hike by claiming it will attract jobs and businesses, NPR Illinois reports:

“We’re putting a lot of people to work. We’re also attracting jobs from businesses that will want to be here because of the upgraded infrastructure that we’ll have all across the state of Illinois.”…

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Florida: Man Taking Shortcut Mauled To Death By Pack Of Dogs – St. Louis Post-Dispatch

A pack of dogs mauled a man to death as he walked through a wooded area in Florida, police said. Melvin Olds Jr., 45, was attacked Thursday after he took a shortcut to get home near Lake Placid. His body was found the same day with more than 100 dog bites, according to the Highlands County Sheriff’s Office.

The county’s animal services have set up traps in the area for dogs that may have been involved in the attack. Six dogs have been captured so far and their bite size matches with the wounds on Olds’ body, the sheriff’s office said.

“That alone is not enough to say that they were the animals involved,” the office said. Authorities will compare the captured dogs’ DNA to that found on the wounds, according to the office.

“While we may have the dogs that were responsible for this horrible tragedy, we won’t know for sure for a while,” Sheriff Paul Blackman said in a statement…

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USCIS Director Cuccinelli: ICE Ready To Deport Approximately 1 Million Illegal Aliens – Breitbart
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Acting United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Director Ken Cuccinelli says the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency is ready to deport about a million illegal aliens who remain in the country despite having final orders for deportation.

During an interview with CBS News on Sunday, Cuccinelli said despite a delay of mass deportations by President Trump two weeks ago, ICE agents are ready to detain and deport the roughly one million illegal aliens who have been ordered deported from the country.

Cuccinelli said:

[ICE agents are] ready to just perform their mission which is to go and find and detain and then deport the approximately one million people who have final removal orders…

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“It’s Going To Be Carnage”: Deutsche Bank Begins Culling 18,000 Employees – Zero Hedge

Some readers might have dismissed warnings of “Lehman-style” scenes outside Deutsche Bank’s global offices as hysteria related to the bank’s restructuring. But the mass firings that will eventually cull some 18,000 employees, roughly 20% of the bank’s global workforce, have already begun.

After announcing the bank’s most radical restructuring plan in two decades, CEO Christian Sewing on Sunday revealed that the bank would immediately move ahead with the steep job cuts.

On Monday, whole teams of equity traders in Tokyo and the bank’s other Asian offices were let go, the first step toward winding down the bank’s equities sales and trading operation.

The bank is also planning cutbacks to its fixed income, and rates, trading business. Shares bounced in pre-market trading on Sunday, but have since turned lower; in recent trade, DB shares were off nearly 2%…

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U.N. Report: Venezuelan Special Forces Murdered Thousands, Altered Evidence So Victims Looked Like Resisters – Daily Wire
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A report from the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights on human rights in Venezuela between January 2018 and May 2019 states that thousands of Venezuelans have been murdered by forces loyal to the government of President Nicholas Maduro and quite often the forces would manipulate the evidence to make it look as though the victims were resisting authority.

As The Miami Herald reported:

Special Action Forces described by witnesses as “death squads” killed 5,287 people in 2018 and another 1,569 by mid-May of this year, in what are officially termed by the Venezuelan government “Operations for the Liberation of the People,” U.N. investigators reported…

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‘Wolf Of Wall Street’ Producer Charged With Laundering $248 Million In Malaysian Scandal – Fox Business

“The Wolf of Wall Street” producer Riza Aziz was charged on Friday with laundering $248 million from state investment fund 1Malaysia Development Bhd., or 1MDB.

Riza, the stepson of Malaysia’s former prime minister Najib Razak, pleaded not guilty. He became the third person in his family to be charged in the 1MDB scandal that helped end Razak’s government last year.

His charge sheets said the money was misappropriated from 1MDB and channeled into bank accounts of Riza’s company Red Granite Pictures Inc., which produced films including “The Wolf of Wall Street.”

The 2013 film, directed by Martin Scorsese and starring Leonardo DiCaprio, was nominated for five Academy Awards, including best picture. Other movies the company produced include “Horns” in 2013, “Dumb and Dumber To” in 2014, “Daddy’s Home” in 2015 and “Papillon” in 2017…

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Lithuanian Couple Triumph In World ‘Wife Carrying’ Championships For Second Year Running: Win Her Weight In Beer – Daily Mail
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A Lithuanian man and his wife have won the world wife carrying title for a second year running. Men must leap over timber and wade through waist-high water to carry their wives and win their other half’s weight in beer.

Vytautas Kirkliauskas and his wife Neringa Kirkliauskiene cleared a grueling 253.5 meter obstacle course in 1 minute and 6.72 seconds. That was just a tenth of a second ahead of former six-time world champion, Finland’s Taisto Miettinen and his new partner Katja Kovanen.

‘After the second obstacle I thought I wouldn’t make it, but it’s a great result’ Kirkliauskas said, adding ‘my wife, she is the best.’…

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Florida Principal Told Parent School Can’t Teach Kids ‘The Holocaust Is A Factual, Historical Event’, Must Be ‘Politically Neutral’ – Right Scoop

Let’s start out with this quote from the Palm Beach Post, because you have to read this to really get the feel for the story.

“The mother, who asked not to be named to protect her child’s identity, was stunned. Was the principal of one of Palm Beach County’s largest public schools suggesting that the Holocaust was a belief rather than an actual event?”

The answer is yes. That is what the principal of the county’s largest public school was saying. That he couldn’t say the Holocaust is a real thing. Before we go on, you may be interested to know this guy is not a white supremacist.

Anyway, here’s what happened. A mother wrote to the principal concerned about the curriculum and what her child was being taught about the Holocaust. Also he said that about slavery, adds Yahoo News. The response she got by email in 2018, exposed in a recent news article after a year-long fight, was unbelievable…

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Jeffrey Epstein Arrested In New York For Alleged Sex Trafficking Of Minors – Breitbart
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Billionaire Jeffrey Epstein was arrested in New York City on Saturday on sex trafficking-related charges, according to multiple reports.

NBC 4 New York, citing sources, reported court documents state that Epstein allegedly had sexual encounters with dozens of underage girls at his Palm Beach, Florida residence. According to authorities, the politically connected hedge fund manager employed “female fixers” who sought out the girls from all over the world for such encounters.

Some of the girls were allegedly transported to his homes in New York City, New Mexico, and a private Caribbean island, according to court documents. Law enforcement sources told NBC 4 New York that Epstein is expected to appear in federal court in Manhattan on Monday…

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Lunatic Enters Plasma Donation Facility And Starts Stabbing People For No Apparent Reason – Crime Online

Authorities in Virginia say a man has been arrested in connection with a stabbing that left three people injured at a plasma donation center in Petersburg.

According to Fox News, 20-year-old Jairique Shannon is accused of entering the Octapharma Plasma facility during an Independence Day event in search of the restroom. Shortly thereafter, he allegedly brandished a long knife and began slashing people apparently at random.

The victims – identified as a male and two females – were transported to an area hospital. While the two females were reportedly treated and released, the male’s injuries required a transfer to another hospital, where he was listed in critical condition as of the latest update available.

In a statement confirming the arrest, Commonwealth’s Attorney Cheryl Wilson explained that there seemed to have been no method to the violent outburst. “There’s no information that he had any grudge against anyone, and at this point we don’t have a motive,” she said…

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McDonald’s Manager Caught On Video Screaming Profanities At Drive-Thru Customers – Daily Mail
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A manager of a McDonald’s has been caught on camera descending into an expletive-laden meltdown after a disagreement with two customers turned nasty at a Wisconsin drive-thru.

At a branch of the fast-food franchise in Madison, the currently unnamed supervisor is said to have taken the order of two customers over the intercom, but as they approached the window to get their food the couple were told the restaurant had now closed.

An argument then erupted, with the woman behind the camera capturing the moment the manager leaned out from the window towards her car and shouted ‘I’ve been here for almost 17 hours, I don’t give a f***’. The couple are then told to ‘Get the f*** out of my drive-thru’, as the worker angrily gestures them away…

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Reluctant Witnesses In FISA Abuse Investigation Agree To Talk To DOJ Inspector General – Fox News

Key witnesses sought for questioning by Justice Department Inspector General Michael E. Horowitz early in his investigation into alleged government surveillance abuse have come forward at the 11th hour, Fox News has learned.

Sources familiar with the matter said at least one witness outside the Justice Department and FBI started cooperating – a breakthrough that came after Attorney General William Barr ordered U.S. Attorney John Durham to lead a separate investigation into the origins of the bureau’s 2016 Russia case that laid the foundation for Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe.

While the investigative phase of the inspector general’s long-running probe is said to be complete, the sources said recent developments required some witnesses to be reinterviewed.

And while Barr testified that he expected the report into alleged Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) abuse to be ready in May or last month, multiple sources said the timeline has slipped…

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It’s Time Dor A Federal Civil Rights Intervention In Portland – F.H. Buckley
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The savage beating of journalist Andy Ngo in Portland by far-left antifa rioters last Saturday shocked everyone. Well, conservatives anyway, plus a few honorable liberals. As the police stood by watching at a distance, masked thugs hit him, stole his camera and threw milkshake, rocks and eggs at him. He ended up in the hospital with a brain hemorrhage.

Criminal laws are supposed to deter criminal behavior. But that only works when the criminal gets caught and punished, and when people are permitted to hide their identities behind a mask, as antifa thugs are, no one gets caught.

Portland’s mayor, Ted Wheeler, has vowed to hold the offenders accountable. Let us know who the perpetrators are, he asked, and the city would hold them accountable – a supremely useless plea when dealing with a largely masked and anonymous group…

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President Trump: I Will Stand Up To Big Pharma With Executive Order To Lower Drug Prices – Big League Politics

President Donald Trump explained outside the White House Friday how he will use an executive order to stand up to big pharmaceutical companies in order to lower drug prices for the American people.

“We’re going to be announcing something very shortly, a favored nations clause. As you know, for years and years, other nations paid less for drugs than we do, sometimes by 60, 70 percent,” President Trump said.

“We’re working on a favored nations clause, where we pay whatever the lowest nation’s price is. Why should other nations, like Canada, but why should other nations pay much less than us? They’ve taken advantage of the system for a long time. Pharma,” Trump said.

“Whatever the lowest nation is anywhere in the world, or company, but the lowest nation or company, then what happens is we will pay that amount,” Trump said.

“We’re going to do it in the form of an executive order,” Trump said….

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President Trump Pursuing Options To Add Citizenship Question To 2020 Census, Including Potential Executive Order – Chicago Tribune
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The Justice Department said Friday it will press its search for legal grounds to force the inclusion of a citizenship question on the 2020 Census, hours after President Donald Trump said he is “very seriously” considering an executive order to get the question on the form.

Trump said his administration is exploring a number of legal options, but the Justice Department did not say exactly what options remain now that the Supreme Court has barred the question at least temporarily.

The administration’s focus on asking broadly about citizenship for the first time since 1950 reflects the enormous political stakes and potential costs in the once-a-decade population count that determines the allocation of seats in the House of Representatives for the next 10 years and the distribution of some $675 billion in federal spending…

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Southern California Hit By 7.1-Magnitude Earthquake Days After Earlier Tremor – Sky News

A 7.1-magnitude earthquake has hit California less than two days after another strong tremor, rattling parts of LA and causing fire and building damage near its rural epicentre. The quake hit at 8.19pm local time 11 miles from Ridgecrest in the Mojave Desert, the site of Thursday’s 6.4-magnitude quake.

Offices in downtown Los Angeles shook for around 30 seconds, and the quake was also felt in the Hollywood Hills, Las Vegas and parts of Mexico.

The earthquake is the strongest to hit the region in 20 years, with experts giving it an early rating of 6.9 to 7.1 on the Richter scale.

There are “significant reports of structure fires, mostly as a result of gas leaks or gas line breaks” in Ridgecrest, said Mark Ghillarducci, head of the California Office of Emergency Services. He said the full extent of the damage would not be revealed until daybreak on Saturday.

There have been minor injuries but no reports so far of anyone seriously hurt or killed…

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Leftist Insanity Update: Joe Biden Describes Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez As A “Brilliant, Bright Woman” – Breitbart
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Former Vice President Joe Biden (D) praised far-left freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) during a CNN interview that aired Friday, describing her as a “brilliant, bright woman.”

While he hit a range of subjects during the exhaustive interview, he praised the Democrat socialist lawmaker, despite marketing himself as a moderate Democrat.

“That’s what this election is about. I’m happy to debate that issue and all those issues with my friends because guess what, look who won the races. Look who won last time out,” Biden said, referring to the extreme left’s victories in the midterm election.

Ocasio-Cortez beat incumbent former Rep. Joseph Crowley (D-NY) by a little more than 4,000 votes – 15,897 to Crowley’s 11,761….

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Utah: Over 30 Armed Teachers Train To Take Out Active Shooters – Breitbart

Over 30 armed teachers gathered in Spanish Fork, Utah, for police training in locating and taking out active shooters. The Associated Press reports that the training occurred “inside a warehouse set up to look like a school.”

In one scenario, school psychologist Nancy Miramontes had to navigate hallways and walls, find the attacker, and shoot him. She “fired three shots,” one of which would have hit the active shooter in the forehead had the scenario been real life.

Miramontes received praise from the officer nearby. She had demonstrated that she could shift from nurturer to defender by recognizing a threat and removing it. Afterward, Miramontes said, “I know how to protect myself and my students now; I know what to expect if the worst happens.”

Utah is one of a number of states that allow teachers to be armed on campus for classroom defense. Teachers can be armed in Colorado and Florida after receiving a certain amount of training…

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DemoNazi Congresswoman Secretly Sending Staff To Mexico To Coach Migrants On How To Game System – Daily Wire
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Democrat Rep. Veronica Escobar (TX) is secretly sending staff to Mexico to find and coach migrants who are trying to enter the United States and is instructing them how to “exploit a loophole” to game the asylum process, multiple U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officials allege.

The Washington Examiner reports that, according to the National Border Patrol Council’s El Paso chapter and several CBP agents, Escobar’s staff is trying to find migrants that have been returned from El Paso, Texas to Mexico “under the ‘remain in Mexico’ policy, then coaching them to pretend they cannot speak Spanish to exploit a loophole letting them return to the U.S.”

A senior union official shared evidence supporting their claims with the Examiner…

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New York City Backs Off Gun Restrictions To Avoid Supreme Court Defeat – Daily Caller

The Supreme Court should dismiss a challenge to New York City’s gun transportation ban because a new ordinance will moot the case, city lawyers told the justices Wednesday.

The ordinance and a newly enacted state law will give the plaintiffs who challenged the transportation ban everything they have sought in court, making dismissal the appropriate course, city lawyers wrote in a letter to the high court.

“The new city regulation gives petitioners everything they have sought in this lawsuit,” assistant corporation counsel Richard Dearing wrote. “The new state law, upon signature by the governor, will make the case doubly moot.”

If the case is not dismissed, the city will continue arguing the dispute is moot in a legal brief due Aug. 5.

“If, however, this Court prefers to allow briefing (and potentially oral argument) to play out, respondents will file a brief on the designated due date maintaining in greater detail that the case is moot,” the letter reads…

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Record 157,005,000 Employed; 19th Record Of Trump Era – CNS
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After the Fourth of July fireworks, the fifth of July brings another reason for Americans to celebrate. A record 157,005,000 people were employed in June, the most since February and the 19th record of Trump’s presidency, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported on Friday.

And the economy added a strong 224,000 jobs in June, well above the estimate of 160,000.

In June, the nation’s civilian noninstitutionalized population, consisting of all people age 16 or older who were not in the military or an institution, reached 259,037,000. Of those, 162,981,000 participated in the labor force by either holding a job or actively seeking one.

The 162,981,000 who participated in the labor force equaled 62.9 percent of the 259,037,000 civilian noninstitutionalized population…

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Michigan Truckers Win Court Battle Against Union Goons – Big League Politics

Last week, three Michigan truck drivers won a federal settlement against the Teamsters Local 20 union. The dispute emerged when the union took dues and initiation fees from the truckers’ paychecks despite not joining the union in question.

The National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation submitted unfair labor practice charges to the National Labor Relations Board on behalf of former employees at Syncreon America, Inc: Wendell Collins and Damani Mincey, and current employee Arthur Caple, according to a recent blog post.

National Right to Work Foundation President Mark Mix said, “Foundation staff attorneys are committed to vigorously defending workers’ rights from Big Labor’s coercive practices, including in Right to Work states like Michigan.”

He added, “Unfortunately, Michigan has become a battleground for worker freedoms as scofflaw union officials continually flout the Right to Work law and illegally subject independent-minded workers to forced union dues.”…

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Nearly 12,000 News Media Jobs To Be Cut This Year – Breitbart
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The American media will be hit with nearly 12,000 job cuts in 2019, the highest number since the economic crisis of 2009.

“The consultancy Challenger Gray & Christmas reported this week media companies, which include movies, television, publishing, music, and broadcast and print news, announced plans to cut 15,474 jobs so far this year, of which 11,878 of which were from news organizations” reports AFP.

This is a huge increase over 2017’s 4,062 media job cuts and, according to the article at least, this is primarily happening due to paywalls and ad revenue. A number of media outlets are installing paywalls in the hope their customers will start to pay for something they are used to getting for free…

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Officials At Chicago Airport Seize 32 Pounds Of Rat Meat From Passenger – Fox News

Sorry, Chicago. You’ll have to get your imported rat meat elsewhere. U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officials at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport have confirmed the seizure of 32 pounds of rat meat, taken from a passenger arriving in Chicago from the Ivory Coast late last month.

The CBP said the passenger himself alerted officials to the rat meat after arriving on his June 26 flight.

“He declared it,” Steve Bansbach, the spokesman for the CBP’s Chicago bureau, confirmed to Fox News. “He claimed he had meat during inspection. We found that, yes, he had African rat meat – 32 pounds of it.”

The main concerns with imported meats, according to Bansbach, is the possibility of introducing African Swine Fever (ASF), or other contagious diseases, into the United States. Meats from ASF-afflicted areas or countries are prohibited from entry, according to the CBP website…

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Oh, The Humanity: Jim Beam Aging Facility Burns Down In Kentucky – Breitbart
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At least 45,000 barrels of Jim Beam bourbon were destroyed in a massive warehouse fire in Kentucky on Tuesday night.

Around 11:30 p.m., two warehouses full of bourbon caught fire at a Jim Beam aging facility. Woodford County Emergency Management Director Drew Chandler told local CBS affiliate WKYT that just one building full of bourbon barrels initially caught fire, but the flames soon spread to the other.

That second warehouse proved easier to quench than the first, which was still burning unabated five hours later. Chandler predicted that firefighters would still be on the scene late Wednesday night…

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AG Barr Must Stick RICO On Antifa, The 21st Century’s KKK – Thomas McArdle

On Saturday in Portland, Oregon, freelance journalist Andy Ngo was beaten so badly by a cowardly, masked Antifa mob, he suffered a brain hemorrhage. The weapons included eggs and the spraying of “milk shakes” suspected of including quick-drying cement, which together temporarily blinded Ngo. The local police precinct was within view, yet video of the episode shows no intervention.

Covering your face to avoid identification so you can beat and intimidate in the name of your political agenda and avoid arrest and prosecution – sound familiar? It’s practically the definition of the Knights of the Ku Klux Klan.

Nearly 50 years ago, a Democratic Congress passed and a Republican president signed into law an extraordinary measure designed to make prosecutions stick and put organized criminal organizations such as the Klan and the Mafia in prison: the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act.

RICO and Antifa are a match made in heaven…

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Trump Slams ‘Dumb & Disloyal’ Amash As Congressman Quits Republican Party – Zero Hedge
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That was quick. President Trump has apparently taken a quick break from preparing for today’s festivities to take one last swing at Amash on his way out the door. In a tweet, Trump called him “the dumbest & most disloyal [man] in Congress”.

Trump insisted Amash “knew he couldn’t get the nomination to run again in the Great State of Michigan” – something that we mentioned earlier as a possible motivating factor for Amash’s decision to quit the Republican Party.

By adding the quotes around quitting, Trump also suggests – as we did earlier – that Amash was effectively pushed out over his impeachment comments.

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Winning: Trump Set To Slap Illegal Aliens With $500,000 Fines For Ignoring Deportation Orders – Big League Politics

The Trump administration is preparing to issue whopping $500,000 fines to illegal immigrants who have refused to comply with orders to leave the country, according to new reporting from NPR.

The fines would apply to some illegal migrants who have ignored orders of deportation for years.

Judgments against the scofflaws could make it much harder for them to remain illegally in the country, as the court system would have the power to impose wage garnishments and other penalties to recoup the cost of the hefty fine.

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has the power to levy fines against individuals held in contempt of immigration law.

The Immigration and Nationality Act states that ICE can impose fines “on aliens who have been ordered removed or granted voluntary departure and fail to depart the United States.”…

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Mad Magazine, As You Now Know It, Will Soon Cease To Exist – CNET
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Mad Magazine mascot Alfred E. Neuman is famous for saying, “What? Me worry?” But the iconic character now has real cause for concern as it’s the end of a comedy magazine with a legacy spanning almost 70 years.

As reported by CNET’s sister site Comicbook.com on Wednesday, the popular satirical magazine now published by DC Comics will cease to exist in its current format by the end of the year. Mad Magazine, which launched in 1952 at EC Comics, is best known for its celebrity and political satire, adult humor and whimsical comics.

“I need to clarify the MAD rumors: MAD isn’t shutting down but is only leaving the newsstand and will be sold to the direct market,” contributor David DeGrand tweeted on Wednesday…

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Right On Cue, Leftist Judge Blocks Ohio Law Banning Abortions On Babies With Beating Hearts – LifeNews

Ohio may not enforce its new law banning abortions after an unborn baby’s heartbeat is detectable, a federal judge ruled Wednesday. The preliminary injunction issued by U.S. District Judge Michael Barrett in Cincinnati is in response to a lawsuit by Planned Parenthood and the American Civil Liberties Union, Cleveland.com reports.

“This Court concludes that (the law) places an ‘undue burden’ on a woman’s right to choose a pre-viability abortion, and, under [Planned Parenthood v. Casey], Plaintiffs are certain to succeed on the merits of their claim,” Barrett wrote.

The heartbeat law prohibits abortions after an unborn baby’s heartbeat is detectable, about six weeks of pregnancy. Because many women do not even know they are pregnant at this early stage, the legislation could protect almost all unborn babies in Ohio. Gov. Mike DeWine signed the law in April.

The ruling comes as no surprise, and state leaders almost certainly will challenge it…

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Dow, S&P 500 And Nasdaq All Close At Record Highs – International Business Times
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High expectations among ebullient investors about an all but certain interest rate cut this month drove all three major Wall Street indices to record highs Wednesday. The trading day, however, ended much earlier at 1:00 p.m. ET due to the Fourth of July holiday.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average ended the day at 26,966, up 179.32 points, while posting intraday and closing all-time highs along the way.

The benchmark S&P 500 improved 0.7% to 2,995.82 on strong results by the real estate and consumer sectors that took the index to record levels. It closed a scant 0.1% below 3,000. The S&P 500 is up more than 1% week-to-date and posted back-to-back record closes on Tuesday and Wednesday…

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It Turns Out A Russian Oligarch Paid The Man Hired By Hillary Clinton To Claim Trump Colluded With Russia – Daily Wire

The more we learn about the origins of the investigation into whether the Trump campaign colluded with Russia to steal the 2016 election, the more Russian connections link back to Hillary Clinton’s campaign.

During an interview with The Hill’s John Solomon, Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska acknowledged that he paid Christopher Steele (who was hired through an intermediary by the Clinton campaign to compile the infamous and discredited “Steele Dossier” alleging Team Trump colluded with Russia in 2016) for a research project.

“It was a research project to support one of the cases against me in London,” Deripaska told Solomon. “But my understanding was that lawyers trust him for some reason and he was for quite a time on retainer.”

Steele was hired initially by Deripaska in 2012, but the oligarch was unaware he had been working for the FBI…

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Main Drag In Central Israeli City Renamed ‘Donald Trump Square’ – Aeutz Sheva
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A city square on Petah Tikva’s Haim Ozer street, the main drag on which City Hall is also located, was renamed “Donald Trump Square” in a festive ceremony on Wednesday night. The inauguration saw the participation of Foreign Minister Haim Katz, Economics Minister Eli Cohen and Petah Tikva Mayor Rami Greenberg.

“There has never been such a sympathetic and supportive president as US President Donald Trump,” Greenberg said. “We value and appreciate his support for the State of Israel and its citizens, and it is fitting that a central square in the fourth largest city in the State of Israel be named after him.”

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu sent a letter to Mayor Greenberg in support of the decision…

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Amazon To Build 43-Story Skyscraper In Bellevue, Washington – Fox Business

Online retail giant Amazon Opens a New Window. announced plans to build a 43-story skyscraper in Bellevue, Wash., a report stated.

The company announced plans to build the 600-foot tower in the city’s downtown area meant to accommodate thousands of employees, the Seattle Times Opens a New Window. reported. Amazon bought the property the structure will be built on in April for $195 million, the media outlet reported. Details of the proposed tower could change in the coming months.

The building will have about 1 million square feet of space, the Seattle Times reported. The tower is slated to be finished by 2024.

“We look forward to growing our presence in Bellevue and bringing thousands of jobs to the city,” an Amazon spokesman said in a statement to the paper. “This includes employees already based in Bellevue, new hires, and the move of some Global Operations teams currently based in Seattle to accommodate for continued expansion of other teams…

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Hunter Biden Admits To Taking Diamond Bribe From Shady Chinese Businessman – Gateway Pundit
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Joe Biden’s son Hunter Biden gave an interview to the New Yorker this week and spoke very candidly about his drug and alcohol abuse and also about his foreign dealings while his daddy was the Vice President of the United States.

In a shocking admission, Hunter Biden, 49, told the New Yorker that he once accepted a diamond bribe from a shady Chinese business tycoon in exchange for his powerful contacts in the U.S. The 2.8-carat diamond was reportedly worth $80,000 and was sent to Hunter in 2016 in exchange for help making contacts in the liquefied-natural-gas industry in the U.S.

Hunter was on the board of the World Food Program USA, a nonprofit that generates support for the U.N. World Food Programme, and he had hoped that Ye would make a large aid donation…

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How Obamacare Blew Up The Student Loan Crisis – Tiana Lowe

Sen. Elizabeth Warren wants to cancel student loan debt for 95% of debtors. Fellow 2020 hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders wants to cancel all of it. What they and every other statist and socialist eager to default on trillions owed to taxpayers forget that President Barack Obama nationalizing student loans brought us to this catastrophe in the first place.

Lost in the kerfuffle and fuming of the Affordable Care Act’s passage in 2010 was the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act, signed into law just seven days after Obamacare.

Half of the act consisted of small and otherwise innocuous amendments to the ill-fated Affordable Care Act, but the other half, Title II, radically overhauled the country’s student loan industry, replacing federally backed bank loans with direct government lending.

The private student loan industry was already dysfunctional and never truly private. The largest private student loan lender, Sallie Mae, originated as a government-sponsored lender, and the government-subsidized market only emerged out of a small but much older federal student loan market…

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Austin Goes From Harmlessly Weird To Dangerously Stupid By Legalizing Camping On City Streets – PJ Media
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Austin has long been the weird, liberal capital of Texas. The rest of Texas just sort of shrugs and puts up with it. Austin is quirky. Austin is odd. Austin lives in its own little world.

Austin is also home to some of the best live music joints anywhere and you have to work pretty hard to find a bad restaurant in the city, so it’s not without its charms. The joke about Austin is that it’s nice because it’s so close to Texas (its the capital, a deep blue dot surrounded by a vast red sea).

Austin is like that oddball cousin we all have. He’s there. He picks his nose and argues with light posts. But he’s nice and basically no threat to anyone, so whaddyagonnado?

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Leftist-Run City Council In Thomas Jefferson’s Hometown Votes To Stop Celebrating His Birthday – Washington Examiner

One of Charlottesville, Virginia’s most famous residents no longer has a holiday named for him, after the city council voted to end its celebration.

The Charlottesville City Council voted 4-1 Monday to remove April 13, the birthday of Thomas Jefferson, as a paid holiday. The issue came to a vote because the third president of the United States was a slaveowner. The meeting’s public comment period was met with demonstrators accusing Jefferson of being both a racist and a rapist.

Jefferson, who was born and died in the city, authored both the Declaration of Independence and the Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom. He also founded the University of Virginia, which remains in Charlottesville to this day. In addition to owning slaves, those against the holiday cited his alleged children with Sally Hemings, one of his slaves.

In lieu of celebrating Jefferson’s legacy, the council voted unanimously to recognize March 3 as “Liberation and Freedom Day,”…

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Navy SEAL Edward Gallagher Found Not Guilty Of Murdering Islamic Terrorist – Fox News
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A jury found decorated Navy SEAL Edward “Eddie” Gallagher not guilty Tuesday on almost all charges he was facing, including murder and attempted murder, in the killing of a teenage Islamic State member in Iraq.

Gallagher was accused of stabbing to death a 15-year-old ISIS fighter in 2017 and posing with the corpse for photos.

As he awaited the charges to be read, Gallagher, 40, bounced lightly on his feet, appearing nervous, but dissolved into joyful tears once the verdict came through, tightly embracing his wife, Andrea, who has publicly championed him throughout the case as they both cried. Also seated in the gallery were Gallagher’s attorneys, brother and parents…

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India: Ruling Party Fires Female Leader For Urging Hindus To Gang Rape Muslim Women – Breitbart

A female leader of the ruling Hindu-nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in India, Sunita Singh Gaur, was recently fired from her position after calling on Hindu men via social media to publicly “gang rape” and lynch Muslim women, arguing that there is “no other way” to “protect” the country, local news outlets report this week.

In a June 21 assessment rejected by New Delhi, the U.S. Department of State (DOS), echoing non-governmental organizations (NGOs), blasted Hindu-majority India, the most populous democracy in the world, for inciting hatred against religious minorities, namely Muslims and Christians.

The DOS reports – focused on international religious freedom – found that attacks against Muslim minorities plagued India throughout 2018.

Recent incidents captured by news reports show that sectarian violence pitting Hindus against Muslims have continued into this year…

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Batshit Crazy Congresswoman In Silly Hat Says People Should Be Prosecuted For Making Fun Of Members Of Congress – Daily Wire
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Democrat Rep. Frederica Wilson led a congressional delegation to inspect an immigrant detention facility on Tuesday and following her visit she said that people who are “making fun of members of Congress” online “should be prosecuted.”

“They went inside around 1 p.m. with the purpose of investigating the conditions that migrant children are living in,” CBS Miami reported. “Joining Wilson was fellow South Florida Rep. Donna Shalala (FL-27), Rep. Bennie Thompson (MA-02), Rep. Brenda Lawrence (MI-14), Rep Yvette Clarke (NY-09), Rep. Katherine Clark (MA-05), Rep. John Lewis (GA-05) and Rep. Madeleine Dean (PA-04).”

“Those people who are online making fun of members of Congress are a disgrace and there is no need for anyone to think that is unacceptable,” Wilson said…

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Oregon Republicans Get The Hell Out Of Dodge, Scuttling Ruinous Cap-And-Trade Bill – PJ Media

Being a Republican or conservative in Oregon can be tough. There’s usually not much to cheer about. State government is controlled by hard leftists repeatedly voted in or reelected by a Democratic Socialist base centered in “progressive” population centers.

But a few good Republican senators fought back the only way they could when a ruinous cap-and-trade bill moved dangerously close to passage at the hands of the state’s one-party ideologues. They got the hell out of Dodge.

As PJM’s Jeff Reynolds reported:

Oregon’s Republican senators, for a second time, have refused to show up for the current legislative session in Salem, denying a quorum and grinding the legislature’s business to a halt.

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The issue at hand is HB 2020, the cap-and-trade bill that threatens to cripple Oregon’s economy…

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Donald Trump Announces Massive $105 Million Second Quarter Fundraising Haul – Breitbart
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President Donald Trump together with the Republican National Committee has raised $105 million in the second quarter, the campaign announced Tuesday.

“Our massive fundraising success is a testament to the overwhelming support for President Trump,” Campaign manager Brad Parscale said. “No Democrat candidate can match this level of enthusiasm or President Trump’s outstanding record of results.”

The campaign now has $100 million cash on hand.

July marks the point when campaigns begin announcing their second-quarter fundraising numbers. Mayor Pete Buttigieg on Monday announced a second-quarter fundraising haul of $23 million…

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John Walton, Co-Host Of Walton And Johnson Radio Show, Dies Late Monday – The Advocate

John Walton, a co-host on the popular radio show Walton and Johnson that was once based in Baton Rouge, died late Monday. His radio partner Steve Johnson confirmed the news Tuesday morning in an emotional blog post.

According to Johnson, Walton had been under medical treatment for the last month of his life and that his final hours were at his home with his family. Walton’s illness was not specified.

“I will always cherish John as not only a partner but a dear friend,” Johnson said. His wit and humor defined him as the unique individual we all knew him to be. He will never be replaced. He had a voice and he had something to say.

“Your loyalty and support for him and his craft was always a mutual sentiment. John cared deeply for all of you. He loved to make you all laugh.” Johnson added that the show will return as soon as possible…

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Londonistan Exodus Hits Record High As More Than 300,000 People Moved Out Of British Capital Last Year – Daily Mail
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Londoners are leaving the capital in record numbers and the city is now the only region in England were more people are leaving than arriving, official figures show. The data released by the Office for National Statistics revealed 340,498 people left London in 2018 to live in other parts of the UK, an increase of 11 per cent on the previous year.

The departures come at a time of rising crime in the capital, with the murder rate rising to 65 so far this year following the killing of a pregnant woman in south London last night.

Londoners are leaving the capital in record numbers and the city is now the only region in England were more people are leaving than arriving, official figures show The exodus marks the highest rate of people leaving London since the ONS began collecting data in 2012…

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Kamala Harris’ Campaign Lawyer Hired Fusion GPS For Hillary Clinton – Washington Examiner

The former top lawyer for Hillary Clinton’s failed presidential campaign who hired Fusion GPS to carry out controversial opposition research against then-candidate Donald Trump in 2016 is now working for a top 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful.

Marc Elias, who heads Perkins Coie’s political law group, became general counsel for California Sen. Kamala Harris’ presidential bid this year.

Elias, who held the same position in Clinton’s campaign, is named in two pending Federal Election Commission complaints and in a recent federal lawsuit alleging that the Clinton campaign broke campaign finance laws when it used Perkins Coie to hire Fusion GPS.

Fusion GPS went on to hire British ex-spy Christopher Steele, who compiled an unverified dossier allegedly based on sources close to the Kremlin which was disseminated to the media and used by the FBI to obtain Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act warrants targeting former Trump campaign associate Carter Page…

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Trump Signs Law Making It Harder For IRS To Seize Money From Americans – Daily Signal
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The Internal Revenue Service seized $446,000 from the bank accounts of brothers Jeffrey, Richard, and Mitch Hirsch in 2012, claiming a “structuring” violation against the owners of Bi-County Distributors Inc. for making multiple bank deposits of less than $10,000.

The government never charged them with a crime, nor gave them a hearing to enable them to contest the seizure, but after intense national media attention to the case, the government returned the funds.

The case was among many that highlighted an abuse by IRS agents known as legal source structuring that allowed the tax collection agency to use a law, the Bank Secrecy Act, intended to combat money laundering, to seize assets…

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Dunkin’ Dumps Store Owners For Hiring Undocumented Workers – Washington Examiner

The world famous doughnut maker Dunkin’, outraged that some franchises are not using the required E-Verify system to make sure its workers are documented, has moved to oust the owners and take over the restaurants.

According to several reports, the Massachusetts-based breakfast and lunch restaurant, which recently changed its name from Dunkin’ Donuts, has sued to stop those franchise owners from operating.

The most recent suits were filed in Delaware and Pennsylvania, “amid what appears to be a crackdown on franchisees employment verification practices,” according to Restaurant Business.

A post from Americans for Legal Immigration PAC, said, “Each of the lawsuits is similar. They each said that Dunkin’ reviewed employment verification documents and practices, found violations at the subject franchisee companies, terminated the operators’ franchise agreements and then swiftly moved to remove the franchisees from the restaurants.”…

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Hong Kong Protesters Storm Government Building As Tensions Rise – New York Post
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Hong Kong protesters on Monday marked the 22nd anniversary of the city’s return to Chinese rule by bursting into the legislative building amid widespread anger over proposed laws that would allow extraditions to the mainland.

In a direct challenge to Beijing, black-clad protesters wearing hard hats and face masks smashed a big hole through the bottom of a window at the government headquarters, known as the Legislative Council. The demonstrators cheered and waved umbrellas as they took control of the ravaged building, where riot police had stood guard hours earlier, according to CNN.

The former British colony has been wracked by weeks of protests over a government attempt to change extradition laws to allow suspects to be sent…

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Ted Cruz Calls For FBI To ‘Investigate And Bring Legal Action’ Against Portland Mayor – Breitbart

Texas Senator Ted Cruz has called on both the FBI and the Department of Justice to investigate Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler.

“To law enforcement: find & prosecute these violent felons,” Cruz tweeted after the violent left-wing Antifa attacks on Saturday. “To federal law enforcement,” he wrote. “Investigate & bring legal action against a Mayor who has, for political reasons, ordered his police officers to let citizens be attacked by domestic terrorists.”

Wheeler is under fire for his response – or lack thereof – to the violent Antifa protesters in the city under his care. During the demonstrations, journalist Andy Ngo was beaten in the head and hit with a milkshake allegedly filled with quick-dry cement. Cruz also went after Vox writer Carlos Maza for encouraging the actions.

“Troubling, if true,” Cruz said of a screenshot of a Maza tweet posted on Sunday. “Should ‘journalists’ be inciting physical violence against those with whom they disagree?”…

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Owner Of ‘Meth-Fueled Attack Squirrel’ Arrested In Alabama – Law & Crime
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An Alabama man who authorities said possessed a “meth-fueled attack squirrel,” was arrested Thursday night on multiple felony accusations unrelated to the drugged mammal.

Mickey Paulk, 35, was arrested and taken into custody in Lauderdale County after a week-long search conducted by authorities in northern Alabama and southern Tennessee. The manhunt for Paulk made national headlines following the execution of a search warrant on his apartment on June 17 which revealed that Paulk had kept a “meth fueled attack squirrel.”

Following execution of the warrant, the sheriff’s office arrested one man and were still searching for another which turned out to be Paulk. They also stated that during the search of the premises they found “meth, drug paraphernalia, body armor, and a squirrel.”…

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Turns Out Kamala Harris’ Ancestor Owned Slaves – Big League Politics

Democrat presidential candidate Kamala Harris is descended from Irish slave owner Hamilton Brown, the namesake of Brown’s Town in Jamaica, who recruited massive numbers of Irish migrants to Jamaica to work on his sugar plantations after the British empire abolished slavery.

Kamala Harris’ father Donald Harris wrote an essay entitled “Reflections of a Jamaican Father” for Jamaica Global Online, in which he made a startling admission (emphasis added):

“My roots go back, within my lifetime, to my paternal grandmother Miss Chrishy (née Christiana Brown, descendant of Hamilton Brown who is on record as plantation and slave owner and founder of Brown’s Town) and to my maternal grandmother Miss Iris (née Iris Finegan, farmer and educator, from Aenon Town and Inverness, ancestry unknown to me).

The Harris name comes from my paternal grandfather Joseph Alexander Harris, land-owner and agricultural ‘produce’ exporter (mostly pimento or all-spice), who died in 1939 one year after I was born and is buried in the church yard of the magnificent Anglican Church…

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More Calls For Queer Mayor’s Resignation – Washington Free Beacon
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South Bend mayor Pete Buttigieg (D.) faces growing calls for his resignation in the wake of a white police officer shooting and killing a black man. The incident occurred in the early morning of June 14 and snapped racial tensions that have been tightening since Buttigieg demoted Darryl Boykins, the city’s first black police chief, in 2012.

Buttigieg held a town hall on June 23, but South Bend’s black community reacted with fury. They pointed to racial conflicts within the SBPD as well as the department’s fraught relationship with the black community, demanding swift change.

Six shootings occurred the weekend of his town hall. In one instance, a witness reported that the shooter was aiming specifically at police…

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Welsh Farmer Bought 13th Century Castle By Mistake – Daily Mail

A farmer has revealed how his family bought a 13th century castle from a Welsh Lord – by mistake. Gwylim Morris and his family only wanted to buy a simple farm when they snapped up a parcel of land in the Welsh countryside.

After the deal had gone through the stunned family realised they had accidentally taken over one of Wales’ most iconic castles too.

Carreg Cennen stands on top of a hill in Carmarthenshire, West Wales, just 200m away from Gwylim’s new front door at Castle Farm. Having rented the land near the castle from Lord Cawdor of Pembroke, as tenants on his farm on the outskirts of Llandeilo, the Morris family decided to secure the land for prosperity.

However upon purchasing the bundle of land they noticed an unexpected detail in the paperwork, the red line indicating the property boundary showed Carreg Cennen castle to be in their possession…

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New Video Show Violent Antifa Terrorists Attacking Elderly Man With Crowbar, Mace – Summit
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A new video from Saturday’s rally in Portland shows Antifa criminals macing an elderly man in the face while attacking another man with a crowbar The vicious assault was even more brutal than that sustained by Andy Ngo, who was doused with quick drying cement hidden in milkshakes.

“Portland Antifa beats an elderly man bloody with a crowbar. As another man attempts to help, he is hit in head with crowbar then sprayed in face with mace,” tweeted the woman who posted the video.

Conservative commentator Michelle Malkin subsequently revealed that the two men were named Adam and John and were merely at the event to support Haley Adams, who was previously assaulted by Antifa…

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Trump Deregulation Will Boost Household Income By $3,100, Report Finds – Daily Signal

The Trump administration deregulation efforts will raise incomes by about $3,100 per household over the next five to 10 years, and sharply reduce prices for consumers, according to a report released Friday by the White House Council of Economic Advisers.

“The deregulatory efforts of the Trump administration have also removed mandates from employers, especially smaller businesses, and have removed burdens that would have eliminated many small bank lenders from the marketplace,” Casey Mulligan, the chief economist for the Council of Economic Advisers, told reporters Friday. “These deregulatory actions are raising real incomes by increasing competition, productivity, and wages.”

The Council of Economic Advisers report is titled “The Economic Effects of Federal Deregulation Since January 2017: An Interim Report.”

The report takes a sampling of 20 major deregulatory efforts, which it projects alone will save consumers and businesses about $220 billion annually, and increase after-inflation incomes by 1.3%…

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Photos Show Freak Summer Hailstorm Coating Roads With 5 Feet Of Ice In Guadalajara, Mexico – Business Insider
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A freak hailstorm blanketed large parts of Guadalajara on Sunday, coating the southwestern Mexican city’s roads with up to 5 feet of ice. The city had been experiencing temperatures of about 31 degrees Celsius (88 degrees Fahrenheit) in the days before the unexpected storm.

Dozens of vehicles were swept away, and cars and trucks were submerged. There were also reports of damage to homes and businesses. There have been no reports of injuries or deaths, though there were two reports of people showing signs of hypothermia, according to Agence France-Presse.

The hail mainly hit Rancho Blanco and the industrial zone, toward the southeastern parts of the city, said Enrique Alfaro Ramirez, the governor of Jalisco…

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Russia To Tow Controversial Nuclear Power Station To Arctic – The Hill

Russia will tow a controversial floating nuclear power plant to the Arctic next month, CNN reported Sunday. The Akademik Lomonosov will float next to a small Arctic port town of Pevek, nearly 4,000 miles away from Moscow.

The move will allow the plant to provide electricity to settlements and companies extracting hydrocarbons in the Chukotka region, according to CNN. The floating plant, which will be the farthest north nuclear station in the world, has received criticism from environmental groups.

The Lomonosov platform has been dubbed “Chernobyl on Ice” or “floating Chernobyl” by Greenpeace, referring to the Soviet power plant that melted down in the 1980s. Rosatom, the state company in charge of Russia’s nuclear projects, has been fighting against this nickname, saying such criticism is ill-founded.

“It’s totally not justified to compare these two projects. These are baseless claims, just the way the reactors themselves operate is different,”…

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Billionaire Bernie Marcus To Donate Majority Of Fortune, Support Trump For Re-Election – Fox Business
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Billionaire Bernie Marcus has already given more than $2 billion to upwards of 300 organizations, and he said he plans to donate the majority of his fortune while he’s still alive and support President Trump for re-election in the 2020 presidential election.

The Home Depot co-founder told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution over the weekend that he will continue to look for worthy causes to donate to in the years to come. Marcus, 90, added that 80 to 90 percent of his wealth will go to the Marcus Foundation when he dies to fund other organizations such as medical discoveries, helping children with autism and veteran support.

“I want to live to be 100 because I want to be in a position to give it away to those things that I really believe in,” Marcus told the newspaper…

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“Wealthy” Chicago Households On Hook For $2 Million In Debt Each Under ‘Progressive Solution’ To Pension Crisis – Zero Hedge

Chicagoans are buried under so much pension debt it’s impossible to see how their city can avoid a fiscal collapse without major, structural reforms. The futility of paying down those debts becomes obvious when you try to figure out just who’s going to pay for it all.

The total amount of city, county and state retirement debt Chicagoans are on the hook for is $150 billion, based on Moody’s most recent pension data. Split that evenly across the city’s one million-plus households and you arrive at nearly $145,000 per household.

That’s an outrageous amount, but it would be a clean solution if each and every Chicago household could simply absorb $145,000 in government retirement debt. The problem is, most can’t.

One-fifth of Chicagoans live in poverty and nearly half of all Chicago households make less than $50,000 a year. It wouldn’t just be wrong to try and squeeze those Chicagoans further, but pointless. They don’t have the money…

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London Zoo Having Pride Party For Gay Penguins – The Hill
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The ZSL London Zoo announced it will host a Pride celebration next weekend for its same-sex penguin couples. The zoo said in a release that its colony of 93 Humboldt penguins, which includes three same-sex couples, will all take part in the Pride festivities next Friday.

The zoo also specifically pointed out that its “most famous gay residents,” Ronnie and Reggie, are still together and will be involved the celebration as well. Ronnie and Reggie, who have been together since 2014, captured headlines a few years back after they adopted a chick that had been abandoned by another couple.

“They remain as strong as ever and are often found snuggled up in their nest box together,” the zoo said…

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DemoNazi-Run California Legislature Passes Bill To Put Trannies In Women’s Prisons, Even Rapists – The Federalist

While it should be obvious that women’s prisons are for convicted criminals who are female, California Senate Bill 132, sponsored by state Sen. Scott Weiner (D-San Francisco), requires men who say they are women to be housed in women’s prisons. he State Senate passed the bill in May, and it passed the state Assembly with very little opposition on June 25.

The bill demands that the Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation ask prisoners their preferred pronouns and gender identity at intake, then house them accordingly. This means that a man need only say at intake that he is a woman to gain access to women’s prison. In passing this bill, California has turned its back on incarcerated women.

In describing the bill, the Legislative Council’s Digest states:

The bill would require staff and contractors to consistently use the gender pronoun and honorific an individual has specified in verbal and written communications with or regarding that individual that involve the use of a pronoun or honorific…

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Trump Meets With Kim Jong-Un At DMZ, Becoming First Sitting U.S. President To Enter North Korea – Sunday Telegraph
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Donald Trump made history on Sunday by becoming the first sitting U.S. president to step into North Korea when he greeted Kim Jong-un with a handshake in a bold diplomatic move to kickstart stalled talks to dismantle his nuclear weapons programme.

The two leaders greeted each other warmly shortly before 4pm at the military demarcation line (MDL) in the joint security area that separates North and South Korea. “Good to see you again. I never expected to see you in this place,” said Kim.

Mr. Trump stepped first across the line, walking for several steps into the North, shoulder by shoulder with Kim. The men then turned back and Kim reciprocated the gesture, walking into the South to waiting reporters…

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Antifa Terrorists Brutally Assault And Rob Journalist Andy Ngo In Portland – Daily Wire

A journalist who regularly covers demonstrations by the left-wing group Antifa has been assaulted and robbed. Andy Ngo, who has written previously about his experiences covering the violent group for The Daily Wire, tweeted shortly before 1 p.m. local time that he had been attacked.

“Attacked by antifa. Bleeding. They stole my camera equipment. No police until after. waiting for ambulance. If you have evidence Of attack please help,” wrote Ngo, who is an editor for Quillette.

One opponent of Ngo’s presence and reporting told him he “wanted” to get attacked and had gone to the protest “to antagonize” the members of Antifa. Others cheered the attack.

Ian Miles Cheong wrote at Human Events that the attack happened while the Rose City Antifa group protested against a group of right-wing provocateurs known as the Proud Boys. Cheong reported that police “responded to the demonstrations by cordoning off various intersections and preventing the groups from clashing.”…

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Manure Pile Spontaneously Combusts To Spark 13,000-Acre Wildfire, Spanish Authorities Say – USA Today
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Spontaneous combustion of a manure pile on a farm likely sparked a 13,000-acre wildfire now burning out of control in northeastern Spain, authorities say.

Television reports showed horses incinerated in the blaze that rolled across the rural terrain, forcing the evacuation of at least 53 residents in Spain’s Catalonia region. Hundreds of sheep also died in the fire and smoke that drew more than 500 firefighters and soldiers to battle the flames, The Guardian reported.

The flames threatened nearly 50,000 acres in the area, said Miquel Buch, the regional interior minister, calling it the area’s worst wildfire in 20 years. “Let us be very aware that any irresponsibility can end up being a catastrophe,” Buch said in a tweet…

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Acting DHS Chief Predicts Up To 25 Percent Drop In Border Crossings After New U.S.-Mexico Agreement – Fox News

The acting head of the Department of Homeland Security on Friday said that he expects the number of migrants apprehended at the border will be lower by up to 25 percent in June than in previous months after Mexico increased its enforcement measures.

“It’s become clear that over the past three weeks since the administration reached a new agreement with Mexico that we’ve seen a substantial increase in the number of interdictions on the Mexican southern border, and a sincere effort to address the transportation networks coming through Mexico,” Acting Secretary Kevin McAleenan told reporters.

The U.S. and Mexico reached agreement this month on a deal that sees Mexico take “unprecedented steps to increase enforcement to curb irregular migration” in exchange for the U.S. dropping proposed sanctions on Mexican imports.

McAleenan said the U.S. was looking to see Mexico increase its deployment of National Guard members to the border, and for the expansion of the Migrant Protection Protocols…

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President Trump: U.S.-China Trade Talks ‘Back On Track’ After G-20 Xi Meeting – Washington Examiner
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President Trump said the U.S. would resume trade talks with Beijing and would hold off on imposing new tariffs on $300 billion worth of Chinese goods.

The announcement followed a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Osaka, Japan, during the G-20 summit with world economic leaders.

“We’re right back on track, and we’ll see what happens,” Trump told reporters on Saturday. He said the U.S. wouldn’t be lifting the existing 25% tariffs on $250 billion worth of Chinese goods but would refrain from the adding tariffs on $300 billion worth of goods for the time being. He indicated that the U.S. could still go forward with them if talks broke down again…

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Female Captain Arrested After Rescue Ship Carrying 40 Migrants Rams Italian Border Force Boat – Daily Mail

The captain of a migrant-loaded German aid ship which rammed an Italian border force boat has been arrested.

An extraordinary standoff between the two vessels off the coast of the Mediterranean’s Lampedusa island was broken when Captain Carola Rackete, 31, plowed into the smaller motorboat which was blocking her ship from port.

Two weeks earlier, Ms Rackete and her crew rescued 40 migrants and had requested permission to drop them off on the tiny Italian-owned island. But the country’s anti-migrant interior minister Matteo Salvini refused to let them disembark on Lampedusa until other European Union countries agreed to take in the asylum-seekers

Five countries offered on Friday home the migrants but still the Italian government did not give permission for the the Dutch-flagged Sea-Watch 3 to disembark.

At dawn this morning, Ms Rackete, fed up, steamed towards the shore and in doing so smacked into the much smaller border force motorboat…

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