Nearly Half of Residents in America’s Largest Cities Speak a Foreign Language

Nearly half of residents in America’s top five largest cities speak a foreign language at home, a new study by the Center for Immigration Studies reveals. Researchers Steven Camarotta and Karen Zeigler analyzed data from the Census Bureau, finding that more than 48 percent of residents in America’s largest cities — New York City, Houston, … Continue reading Nearly Half of Residents in America’s Largest Cities Speak a Foreign Language

Grassley demands Feinstein turn over letter from Kavanaugh accuser: ‘I cannot overstate how disappointed I am’

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley on Wednesday unloaded a torrent of criticism on Sen. Dianne Feinstein for her handling of the sexual assault accusations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, telling the ranking Democrat on the committee, “I cannot overstate how disappointed I am.” Saying Feinstein “chose to sit on the allegations until a … Continue reading Grassley demands Feinstein turn over letter from Kavanaugh accuser: ‘I cannot overstate how disappointed I am’

Mavericks Owner Cuban Pledges $10M After Sexual Misconduct Report

Sept. 19 (UPI) — The NBA released results of a seven-month investigation Wednesday which confirmed “numerous instances” of sexual harassment and other forms of workplace misconduct within the Dallas Mavericks organization. New Jersey Attorney General Anne Milgram led the investigation, which found 15 women in the Mavericks organization were subjected to harassment by former CEO Terdema Ussery, including “inappropriate comments, touching and … Continue reading Mavericks Owner Cuban Pledges $10M After Sexual Misconduct Report

UN Official Accuses Bolton of ‘Threatening Judges of the ICC’

At a press briefing on Wednesday at the United Nations, Adama Dieng, Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide at the United Nations, slammed President Donald Trump’s National Security Adviser John Bolton for the recent announcement that the United States will no longer recognize the International Criminal Court. “It is simply regrettable I would say, … Continue reading UN Official Accuses Bolton of ‘Threatening Judges of the ICC’

Tom Fitton: Judicial Watch in Court for Fusion GPS Records

Judicial Watch was in court last month before U.S. District Court Judge Reggie B. Walton regarding communications of the Office of the Attorney General with Nellie Ohr, the wife of former Senior DOJ Official Bruce Ohr, who was critical to the creation of the Clinton/DNC dossier. The subject of the hearing was the lawsuit Judicial Watch filed … Continue reading Tom Fitton: Judicial Watch in Court for Fusion GPS Records

Senators, aides being targeted by foreign government hackers, lawmaker says

Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., said in a letter to U.S. Senate leaders that hackers working on behalf of a foreign government are still targeting the personal account of senators and their aides.  (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) Hackers working on behalf of a foreign government are still targeting the personal accounts of senators and their aides and … Continue reading Senators, aides being targeted by foreign government hackers, lawmaker says

Poll Showing O’Rourke Leads Cruz by 2 in Texas Senate Race an Outlier Using Different Methodology

A poll released Wednesday by Reuters/Ipsos/University of Virginia Polling Center showing Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D-TX) leads incumbent Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) by two points is an outlier that used a significantly different methodology from other polls that show Cruz in the lead. According to the Reuters/Ipsos/UVA Poll of likely voters in Texas, O’Rourke leads Cruz, 47 … Continue reading Poll Showing O’Rourke Leads Cruz by 2 in Texas Senate Race an Outlier Using Different Methodology

Napolitano: If GOP Rushes Kavanaugh Confirmation There Will Be ‘Taint on His Skin’

Wednesday on Fox News Channel’s “The Daily Briefing,” Network judicial commentator Andrew Napolitano said if Republicans rush to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court without allowing an investigation and his accuser Dr. Christine Blasey Ford to testify, Kavanaugh will have a “taint on his skin.” When asked if he thinks the FBI should investigate, … Continue reading Napolitano: If GOP Rushes Kavanaugh Confirmation There Will Be ‘Taint on His Skin’

‘Vice Pope’ Says Cardinal McCarrick’s Homosexual Abuse Was a ‘Private Matter’

Papal adviser Cardinal Oscar Rodriguez Maradiaga said last week that Cardinal Theodore McCarrick’s serial sex abuse and the way the pope handled it is a “private matter” that should not be treated as a sensational story. “Turning a private matter into a bombshell headline that explodes in the world and whose shrapnel does damage to … Continue reading ‘Vice Pope’ Says Cardinal McCarrick’s Homosexual Abuse Was a ‘Private Matter’

Police: Attacker Fatally Stabbed Jogger on D.C. Street, Fled Scene

Authorities are searching for a man who fatally stabbed a female jogger Tuesday night on a Washington, DC, street before fleeing the scene, police said. Police said the victim, Wendy K. Martinez, 35, stumbled into a carry-out restaurant shortly after the attacker stabbed her on the street in D.C.’s Logan Circle neighborhood around 8 p.m., … Continue reading Police: Attacker Fatally Stabbed Jogger on D.C. Street, Fled Scene

‘Veep’ Star Julia Louis-Dreyfus Leads ‘Multiply Your Vote’ Midterm Election Campaign

Actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus starred in a video for the ‘Multiply Your Vote’ campaign, urging people to take to the streets and campaign and get out the vote for the Democratic Party in November’s midterm elections. “When I’m off of TV, I’m not a politician, I’m not an expert, I’m a citizen,” Louis-Dreyfus says in the video … Continue reading ‘Veep’ Star Julia Louis-Dreyfus Leads ‘Multiply Your Vote’ Midterm Election Campaign

Hurricane Victim Tells Trump He Named His Dog in Honor of the President

President Donald Trump visited New Bern, North Carolina, on Wednesday and spoke to several residents affected by Hurricane Florence. One man stopped the president to tell him that he named his dog in his honor. “I named my dog after you,” he said. Trump reacted delightedly. “Oh! That’s very nice!” he replied, pointing to the … Continue reading Hurricane Victim Tells Trump He Named His Dog in Honor of the President

Kavanaugh classmate has no recollection of party where alleged sexual assault occurred

Another former classmate of Judge Brett Kavanaugh has denied having any knowledge of a high school party where the future Supreme Court nominee allegedly sexually assaulted Christine Blasey Ford. In a letter penned by his attorney, Eric Bruce, and sent to Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, and Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., Patrick Smyth said … Continue reading Kavanaugh classmate has no recollection of party where alleged sexual assault occurred

Bono Meets Pope Francis to Discuss ‘Wild Beast that Is Capitalism’

VATICAN CITY (AP) — U2 frontman Bono has described Pope Francis as being “aghast” about sex abuse in the Catholic Church. The Irish singer met privately with Francis on Wednesday at the Vatican hotel where the pope lives, to discuss themes that Bono told reporters included “the wild beast that is capitalism” and sustainable development. … Continue reading Bono Meets Pope Francis to Discuss ‘Wild Beast that Is Capitalism’

Uber Driver Sues Jameis Winston After Investigation into Sexual Assault

The Uber driver at the center of accusations of sexual assault has now sued Tampa Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston, the player she has accused of inappropriately touching her. The driver, publicly identified only as “Kate P.,” has alleged that Winston grabbed her crotch as she drove him and several other players through a restaurant drive-thru … Continue reading Uber Driver Sues Jameis Winston After Investigation into Sexual Assault

Nine Ways Trump Is Solving the Illegal-Migration Problem (Aided by Jeff Sessions)

President Donald Trump is angry at the deputy who has done the most to implement his campaign promise to end illegal immigration — Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Trump is angry largely because he feels Sessions allowed the Democrats to launch the Mueller investigation. Trump told TheHill.com: I don’t have an attorney general. It’s very sad. … Continue reading Nine Ways Trump Is Solving the Illegal-Migration Problem (Aided by Jeff Sessions)

Chris Pratt Is Unashamed of Being ‘Pro-Christian, Pro-Jesus’ in Hollywood

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Chris Pratt is running his fastest, he has a tendency to fall. The “Guardians of the Galaxy” and “Jurassic World” star broke a femur growth plate as a kid, leaving him less than confident in his sprinting abilities — and a bit self-conscious about some action scenes. “My leg grew … Continue reading Chris Pratt Is Unashamed of Being ‘Pro-Christian, Pro-Jesus’ in Hollywood

North Carolina Boy Asks Donald Trump for a Hug After Hurricane Florence

President Donald Trump toured New Bern, North Carolina, on Wednesday, viewing the damage caused by Hurricane Florence. Trump also visited Temple Baptist Church and joined volunteers handing out pre-packaged meals to storm victims. As he passed out supplies, one boy wearing a hat approached the president. “Can I have a hug?” he asked. “Yes!” Trump said … Continue reading North Carolina Boy Asks Donald Trump for a Hug After Hurricane Florence

Facebook Accused of Gender Bias in Job Ads

Facebook has been accused of allowing gender bias in job advertisements on its platform by enabling companies to specifically seek out male candidates for particular roles. Fox News reports that charges filed with the EEOC allege that Facebook is discriminating against women by allowing companies utilizing its platforms to seek male employees for specific roles. … Continue reading Facebook Accused of Gender Bias in Job Ads

Democrats under fire for pushing misleading Kavanaugh videos

Amid a fiery Supreme Court confirmation hearing, Democrats have come under fire for spreading selectively edited video clips online of statements made by nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh — and then standing by their interpretation despite the criticism. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., tweeted out a video Tuesday evening of Kavanaugh speaking at Columbus Law School at … Continue reading Democrats under fire for pushing misleading Kavanaugh videos

Ann Coulter: Haven Monahan to Testify at Kavanaugh Hearings

If this is what the left pulls against a sweet nerd like Brett Kavanaugh, I can’t wait for the hearings to replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg! Observers of the passing scene were not surprised that the same lunatics screaming that Kavanaugh is going to impose “The Handmaid’s Tale” on America also announced that he had committed … Continue reading Ann Coulter: Haven Monahan to Testify at Kavanaugh Hearings

Grassley, Collins urge Kavanaugh accuser Christine Ford to reconsider apparent refusal to testify

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley and other top Republicans on Wednesday urged Christine Blasey Ford to reconsider her apparent refusal to testify next week about her decades-old sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Meanwhile, sources tell Fox News that the White House confirmation team conducted a so-called “murder board” with Kavanaugh … Continue reading Grassley, Collins urge Kavanaugh accuser Christine Ford to reconsider apparent refusal to testify

Pope Welcomes U2’s Bono Months After He Campaigned for Abortion in Ireland

Pope Francis granted pop singer Bono a private audience in the Vatican Wednesday, just months after the U2 singer publicly campaigned to legalize abortion in his native Ireland. After their half-hour meeting, Bono said that Francis had been “incredibly gracious with his time, his concentration.” They just “let the conversation go where it wanted to … Continue reading Pope Welcomes U2’s Bono Months After He Campaigned for Abortion in Ireland

Feds Pursue Would-Be ‘Survivalist’ Trump Assassin

Federal law enforcement is intensifying efforts to apprehend the fugitive who said he would “put a bullet” in President Trump’s head. Authorities have located a stolen truck, abandoned in Mansfield, Ohio, which they believe was used by 26-year-old Shawn Richard Christy. Christy is a wanted fugitive, and has been evading authorities since June 19, when he threatened … Continue reading Feds Pursue Would-Be ‘Survivalist’ Trump Assassin

Largest U.S. Public Pension Fund Looks to Hand Over Control to Chinese Official

The largest U.S. public pension fund has offered an official with China’s State Administration of Foreign Exchange its top investment job, according to a Wall Street Journal report citing “people familiar with the matter.” The California Public Employees’ Retirement System, better known as CALPERS, has offered the job of chief investment officer to Ben Meng, the Wall … Continue reading Largest U.S. Public Pension Fund Looks to Hand Over Control to Chinese Official

Susan Collins, Flake, Corker Offer Private Testimony to Kavanaugh Accuser

Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) publicly asked Dr. Christine Blasey Ford Wednesday afternoon to “reconsider” testifying before the Senate with her story of an alleged high school sexual assault from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. “I hope that Dr. Ford will reconsider and testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Monday,” Collins wrote on her Twitter … Continue reading Susan Collins, Flake, Corker Offer Private Testimony to Kavanaugh Accuser

China Teases Deal with the Vatican for State-Approved Bishops

Both Chinese and Western media are reporting that a deal between the Vatican and China’s authoritarian government over the appointment of bishops may be near, potentially ending a long argument between the Catholic Church and Communist Party. Such a deal would also dismay many Chinese Christians and alarm human rights advocates worried about Beijing’s drive … Continue reading China Teases Deal with the Vatican for State-Approved Bishops