London Crime Wave: Police Launch Latest Murder Probe as Khan Pledges ‘Public Health’ Plan to Stop Violence

Police have launched a murder investigation relating to the second London knife attack in just one night, days after Mayor Sadiq Khan announced plans to treat violence in the capital as a “public health” issue. At just before 1 am on Saturday morning, officers were called to a fight at a flat in Stamford Hill, … Continue reading London Crime Wave: Police Launch Latest Murder Probe as Khan Pledges ‘Public Health’ Plan to Stop Violence

Rosie O’Donnell Demands ‘Too Old’ GOP Senators Retire, Ignores Aging Democrats

Comedian Rosie O’Donnell said that Sen. Chuck Grassley and Orrin Hatch were “too old” and “should be done” with politics on Friday, ignoring the many liberal politicians that are of similar age. “grassley and hatch – too old – they should be done – come on – at thanksgiving we don’t let the 85 year … Continue reading Rosie O’Donnell Demands ‘Too Old’ GOP Senators Retire, Ignores Aging Democrats

Chuck Grassley Gives Kavanaugh’s Accuser More Time After Missed Deadline

Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Chuck Grassley granted another extension to Christine Blasey Ford, the California psychology professor who recently brought forth a decades-old sexual misconduct allegation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, in reply to lawmakers’ latest counteroffer. Minutes prior to Grassley’s 10:00 p.m. deadline to respond, Debra Katz, an attorney for Ford, sent a letter to … Continue reading Chuck Grassley Gives Kavanaugh’s Accuser More Time After Missed Deadline

Imam Deported from Italy After Celebrating Terror Attacks in Prison

A Tunisian imam has been expelled from Italy after it was revealed that he had celebrated the Berlin Christmas Market terror attack in December of 2016 from his prison cell. The 32-year-old imam, who had been convicted of robbery and drug dealing, was serving his sentence at the Rebibbia prison in Rome where he praised Islamic State and … Continue reading Imam Deported from Italy After Celebrating Terror Attacks in Prison

Soros-Backed Group Ramps up Campaign for Second Referendum, EU Court to Hear Case on Revoking Article 50

Factions of the Remain campaign have doubled down their attempts to stop Brexit after the Soros-backed Best for Britain group will target voters in ‘swing’ constituencies, while another group of anti-Brexit activists are taking their case to the European Union’s highest court to see if MPs can vote to stop the UK leaving the bloc. … Continue reading Soros-Backed Group Ramps up Campaign for Second Referendum, EU Court to Hear Case on Revoking Article 50

Pictures: Iran Blames U.S. and Israel After Gunmen Open Fire on Military Parade

At least 24 people including women and children were gunned down at a military parade in southwestern Iran on Saturday, in a rare attack the government blamed squarely on an unidentified U.S. regional ally. Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif took to Twitter and outlined his conspiracy theory about the alleged culprits: “Terrorists recruited, trained, armed … Continue reading Pictures: Iran Blames U.S. and Israel After Gunmen Open Fire on Military Parade

California Restaurants Banned from Providing Plastic Straws or Kid’s Meal Sodas

Gov. Brown signed 41 bills into law on Thursday including banning restaurants from automatically distributing plastic straws or advertising kid’s meals with a soda. The California Constitution requires that September 30 is the last day for the Governor to sign or veto bills passed by the Legislature before September 1. Governor Brown on September 20 … Continue reading California Restaurants Banned from Providing Plastic Straws or Kid’s Meal Sodas

Beto O’Rourke denies fleeing scene of 1998 DUI crash, contradicting police report

U.S. Rep. Beto O’Rourke, the Texas Democrat vying to replace U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, contradicted police reports Friday by denying he tried to flee the scene of a 1998 drunken car crash. O’Rourke was asked about the incident during a debate against Cruz at Southern Methodist University. “I did not try to leave the scene … Continue reading Beto O’Rourke denies fleeing scene of 1998 DUI crash, contradicting police report

Schumer rallies behind Rosenstein, warns Trump not to fire him

Rosenstein suggested secretly recording Trump: Report “The Russia Hoax” author Gregg Jarrett and Judicial Watch Director of Investigations Chris Farrell weigh in on The New York Times report that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein discussed wearing a wire to secretly record President Trump. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said Friday the bombshell report of Rod … Continue reading Schumer rallies behind Rosenstein, warns Trump not to fire him

Keith Ellison says his accuser fabricated domestic violence abuse story, can’t be sure others won’t ‘cook up’ allegations

U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison pushed back Friday against allegations of domestic abuse, saying his accuser fabricated the story about him. The Minnesota Democrat also dismissed a medical record that named him as the abuser, but said he can’t be sure more people won’t “cook up” allegations against him. Ellison appeared on a televised debate for … Continue reading Keith Ellison says his accuser fabricated domestic violence abuse story, can’t be sure others won’t ‘cook up’ allegations

Denmark to Extradite Man Suspected of Committing Genocide in Rwanda

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — An appeals court in Denmark says a man can be extradited to his native Rwanda where he is suspected of committing crimes against humanity in 1994. The Eastern High Court in Copenhagen on Friday said Wenceslas Twagirayezu can be deported on suspicion of taking part in a massacre in a church … Continue reading Denmark to Extradite Man Suspected of Committing Genocide in Rwanda

European Court Ruling Opens Up Censorship of Comparing Abortion to Murder

The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has rejected the appeal of a German pro-life campaigner, opening up censorship to those who compare abortion to murder. The Strasbourg court rejected the appeal of campaigner Klaus Guenter Annen who was ordered by German courts in four separate injunctions to stop comparing abortions to the Holocaust and saying … Continue reading European Court Ruling Opens Up Censorship of Comparing Abortion to Murder

Student Editor Fired for ‘Transphobia’ After ‘Women Don’t Have Penises’ Tweet

A student has been fired from a position with a “free speech” society and as assistant editor of a university journal for so-called “transphobia” after sharing an article and comment reading “women don’t have penises”. Angelos Sofocleous, 24, was pushed out of his role with Critique, Durham University’s philosophy journal, after his retweet of an … Continue reading Student Editor Fired for ‘Transphobia’ After ‘Women Don’t Have Penises’ Tweet

Ben Carson defends Kavanaugh, says opponents ‘desperate’ to control courts

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson speaks to the 2018 Values Voter Summit in Washington, Sept. 21, 2018.  (Associated Press) The controversy surrounding Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination was created by opponents who have become “desperate” to regain control of the courts, a member of President Trump’s Cabinet said Friday. Ben Carson, secretary of … Continue reading Ben Carson defends Kavanaugh, says opponents ‘desperate’ to control courts

Ballot measures, where voters decide, offer opportunity for ‘direct democracy’

Voters in 38 states will practice “direct democracy” in November when they decide on a total of more than 160 ballot measures.  (.) The U.S. has a long, proud tradition of its people voting, even if it took some time for everyone to be included. Ever since the Constitution was ratified — at a time … Continue reading Ballot measures, where voters decide, offer opportunity for ‘direct democracy’

Grassley grants Kavanaugh accuser another extension

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, is at the center of negotiations on whether Christine Blasey Ford, inset right, will address the panel regarding allegations against Judge Brett Kavanaugh, inset left.  (.) Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley late Friday night granted another extension to Christine Blasey Ford to decide on whether she will testify … Continue reading Grassley grants Kavanaugh accuser another extension

Minnesota state lawmaker ends reelection bid amid daughter’s allegations of inappropriate touching

Rep. Jim Knoblach announced Friday that he will not be seeking reelection amid allegations by his adult daughter, Laura, that her father inappropriately touched her for over 10 years.  (Minnesota House Republican Majority) Minnesota state Rep. Jim Knoblach announced Friday that he would be ending his reelection campaign amid allegations he inappropriately touched his adult … Continue reading Minnesota state lawmaker ends reelection bid amid daughter’s allegations of inappropriate touching

Maher: Kavanaugh ‘Shouldn’t Be Up’ for SCOTUS ‘It Should Be Merrick Garland’

On Friday’s broadcast of HBO’s “Real Time,” host Bill Maher argued Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh “shouldn’t even be having this hearing because he shouldn’t be up for the Supreme Court. Because it should be Merrick Garland.” Maher said, “[H]e shouldn’t even be having this hearing because he shouldn’t be up for the Supreme … Continue reading Maher: Kavanaugh ‘Shouldn’t Be Up’ for SCOTUS ‘It Should Be Merrick Garland’

Maher: Kavanaugh’s Defenders Want Us To Believe Ford ‘Traveled Back in Time’ to Mess Up Kavanaugh’s Life

On Friday’s broadcast of HBO’s “Real Time,” host Bill Maher stated Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s defenders want people to believe that Dr. Christine Blasey Ford “traveled back in time to when she was 15 to fuck up Brett Kavanaugh’s life? And put a witness in the room? And the one asking for the … Continue reading Maher: Kavanaugh’s Defenders Want Us To Believe Ford ‘Traveled Back in Time’ to Mess Up Kavanaugh’s Life

Trump: Get Out and Vote in the Midterms ‘Because You’re Voting for Me in 2018’

President Trump delivered a rousing appeal to his supporters to get-out-the-vote for Republican candidates at a rally in Springfield, Missouri on Friday night in support of Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley, the GOP nominee for the U.S. Senate seat on the ballot this November. The president also strongly supported Judge Brett Kavanaugh, his nominee to … Continue reading Trump: Get Out and Vote in the Midterms ‘Because You’re Voting for Me in 2018’

Stumping in Missouri, Trump says he’ll clear out ‘lingering stench’ at FBI, DOJ

During a rally in Springfield, Missouri, Friday night, President Trump took aim at the FBI and the Department of Justice, vowing to “get rid of” what he described as “a lingering stench.” His remarks come amid reports that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein last year suggested secretly recording Trump to expose chaos in the White House … Continue reading Stumping in Missouri, Trump says he’ll clear out ‘lingering stench’ at FBI, DOJ

Daughter: U.S. Pastor Imprisoned in Turkey for Terrorism by ‘Christianization’

U.S. NATO ally Turkey’s indictment against American pastor Andrew Brunson deems “Christianization” as his terrorism-related crime, the preacher’s daughter declared during a religious liberty panel discussion at the 2018 Values Voter Summit on Friday. The pastor’s daughter Jacqueline Furnari declared, “A year and a half after his initial detention [in October 2016], Turkey finally charged him … Continue reading Daughter: U.S. Pastor Imprisoned in Turkey for Terrorism by ‘Christianization’

Kavanaugh Accuser’s Lawyers Refuse to Meet Grassley’s Final Deadline

UPDATE: Approximately 90 minutes after the expiration of the 10:00 p.m. deadline, Chairman Grassley took to Twitter, where he made clear that, despite his repeated extensions, he is offering yet another extension to Christine Blasey Ford’s legal team, presumably until Saturday, for her to decide whether to testify, in line with attorney Deborah Katz’s demands: … Continue reading Kavanaugh Accuser’s Lawyers Refuse to Meet Grassley’s Final Deadline

Kavanaugh Accuser’s Lawyers Refuse to Meet Grassley’s Final Deadline for Setting Up Monday Vote

Lawyers for Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s accuser, Christine Blasey Ford, refused Friday to reply in time to meet Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley’s (R-IA) final deadline to agree to have their client testify. Ford’s lead attorney, Democratic donor Deborah Katz, sent Judiciary Committee staff an email shortly after 9:00 p.m. refusing to give an answer. … Continue reading Kavanaugh Accuser’s Lawyers Refuse to Meet Grassley’s Final Deadline for Setting Up Monday Vote

Attorneys for Christine Blasey Ford ask for another day to make decision to testify

Attorneys for Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault, asked the Senate Judiciary Commitee on Friday night for an additional day to make her decision to testify.  Senate Republicans earlier Friday extended a counteroffer to Ford to testify on Capitol Hill next Wednesday, amid negotiations over … Continue reading Attorneys for Christine Blasey Ford ask for another day to make decision to testify

Donald Trump: Sen. Claire McCaskill ‘Loves the Swamp’

President Donald Trump criticized Sen. Clare McCaskill on Friday for her voting record in Washington, DC. “Claire McCaskill will never ever vote our way because she loves the swamp, she’s part of the swamp, you have a true swamp in Washington,” Trump said. The president commented on the Senate race during a political rally in … Continue reading Donald Trump: Sen. Claire McCaskill ‘Loves the Swamp’

Trump: Democrats ‘Held Hostage’ by Antifa, ‘Deep State Radicals, Establishment Cronies’

President Donald Trump on Friday evening mocked Antifa protesters during a rally in Springfield, Missouri, describing members of the far-left group as basement-dwellers with small muscles. [embedded content] While rallying in support of Republican Senate candidate and current Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley, President Trump said of Antifa: “The Democrat Party is held hostage by far-left activists, by angry mobs—Antifa! … Continue reading Trump: Democrats ‘Held Hostage’ by Antifa, ‘Deep State Radicals, Establishment Cronies’

Ted Cruz: Beto O’Rourke Voted 67 Times to Keep Obamacare

Sen. Ted Cruz called for keeping pre-existing condition coverage during Friday night’s debate while slamming Democrat opponent Rep. Beto O’Rourke for voting to keep Obamacare despite rising insurance premiums. Moderators at the Dallas debate asked Cruz about his fight to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA), commonly referred to as Obamacare. “I believe Obamacare has … Continue reading Ted Cruz: Beto O’Rourke Voted 67 Times to Keep Obamacare