Events Commemorating the Life of Former President George H.W. Bush

Former President George H.W. Bush is being remembered this week through a host of events commemorating the life of the man who passed away last Friday. Family, friends, former presidents, and many more gather Wednesday at the National Cathedral for a funeral ceremony honoring the life of former President Bush. Wednesday, December 5, 2018, has … Continue reading Events Commemorating the Life of Former President George H.W. Bush

UK Issues Travel Warning for Christmas Markets Across Europe Including Germany, France

The UK government has warned British citizens to “remain vigilant” in crowded places including Christmas markets while in Germany, France, and eight other European Union countries. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office, which is in charge of promoting British interests overseas, updated their travel advice on Monday, with the vast majority of Christmas market warnings being … Continue reading UK Issues Travel Warning for Christmas Markets Across Europe Including Germany, France

PETA: Saying ‘Bring Home the Bacon’ Is as Bad as Racism, Anti-Gay Slurs

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is calling for an end to what it calls “speciesism,” or using animal names in negative contexts, such as “beat a dead horse” or “take the bull by the horns.” “Words matter, and as our understanding of social justice evolves, our language evolves along with it,” PETA … Continue reading PETA: Saying ‘Bring Home the Bacon’ Is as Bad as Racism, Anti-Gay Slurs

Utah Man Accused of Hammering Ice Pick Through Roommate’s Penis

A Utah man has been arrested and charged with hammering an ice pick through his roommate’s penis, police report. Jason Dee Maughn, 45, was arrested in Salt Lake City, Utah, after his domestic partner and roommate sought medical treatment at a hospital after being assaulted on August 30, according to the New York Post. A … Continue reading Utah Man Accused of Hammering Ice Pick Through Roommate’s Penis

Populist German MP: Germany, EU Funding Anti-Israel Organizations

Populist Alternative for Germany (AfD) MP Petr Bystron has claimed that anti-Israel groups enjoy growing influence on the German government, and are funding organisations working against the Jewish state. Mr Bystron specifically refers to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), to which Berlin has given 80 million euros, … Continue reading Populist German MP: Germany, EU Funding Anti-Israel Organizations

Pollak: Michael Flynn Sentencing Document Shows Collusion — Between Media, Deep State, and Obama Admin

Special Counsel Robert Mueller filed a sentencing memorandum Tuesday with the federal court in Washington, D.C. that recommends General Michael Flynn receive no jail time after pleading guilty to the crime of lying to the FBI, citing “substantial” assistance to the government in its investigations. The mainstream media interpreted that remark as evidence that Flynn … Continue reading Pollak: Michael Flynn Sentencing Document Shows Collusion — Between Media, Deep State, and Obama Admin

‘Surviving R. Kelly’ Abuse Documentary Premiere Shut Down After Shooting, Bomb Threat

A New York City premiere of the new Lifetime documentary Surviving R. Kelly was shut down after an apparent shooting and bomb threat was made. The documentary profiles allegations that R. Kelly engaged in “physical, emotional and mental abuse,” according to The Hollywood Reporter. The “Bump N’ Grind” singer’s ex-wife Drea told Variety that she believes the … Continue reading ‘Surviving R. Kelly’ Abuse Documentary Premiere Shut Down After Shooting, Bomb Threat

House Democrats Plan Push to Criminalize Private Gun Sales

House Democrats plan to introduce legislation criminalizing private gun sales once the new Congress is in session. Mother Jones reports that Rep. Mike Thompson (D-CA) met with gun control groups that included the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, Everytown for Gun Safety, the Center for American Progress, the Coalition to Stop Gun Violence, and … Continue reading House Democrats Plan Push to Criminalize Private Gun Sales

British MP’s Release Seized Facebook Documents Exposing Advertising Practices

A group of British MP’s, seemingly upset at Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s refusal to appear before the U.K. Parliament, have released a cache of seized Facebook documents. The documents outline many of Facebook’s practices around advertising. BBC News reports the U.K. Parliament’s fake news inquiry has published a number of seized Facebook documents, which include emails … Continue reading British MP’s Release Seized Facebook Documents Exposing Advertising Practices

Police: Woman Fatally Shoots Prison Escapee During Home Invasion

An escapee in an orange jumpsuit kicked in the door of a woman’s home in Columbia, South Carolina, and approached her bedroom, only to be shot dead. According to the Associated Press, Pickens County Sheriff Rick Clark said 30-year-old Bruce McLaughlin Jr. and another inmate escaped from jail at the same time. He said McLaughlin then took … Continue reading Police: Woman Fatally Shoots Prison Escapee During Home Invasion

PHOTO: George H.W. Bush Shaves Head for Secret Service Agent’s Son with Leukemia

The United States Secret Service shared a touching photo Tuesday morning of the time former President George H.W. Bush— who shaved his head bald— posed for a picture with an agent’s son, whose head was also shaved after being diagnosed with leukemia. Everyone’s #TuesdayThoughts are on President Bush & we wanted to share a memory. … Continue reading PHOTO: George H.W. Bush Shaves Head for Secret Service Agent’s Son with Leukemia

Gore Recalls Call with Bush 41 After Losing in 2000: ‘He Said Such Incredibly Kind Things’

In an interview with CNN’s Anderson Cooper, former Vice President Al Gore remembered former President George H.W. Bush’s “personal kindness” and his “deep and intense love for our country.” Gore recalled when he lost the 2000 presidential election to Bush’s son, George W. Bush, he received a phone call not long after it was made official … Continue reading Gore Recalls Call with Bush 41 After Losing in 2000: ‘He Said Such Incredibly Kind Things’

Watch Live: Funeral Services for Former President George H.W. Bush

Watch the funeral for former President George H.W. Bush at the National Cathedral in Washington, DC on Wednesday. Former President George W. Bush will deliver the eulogy for his father as well as former Senator Alan Simpson of Wyoming, former Canadian prime minister Brian Mulroney, and presidential historian and Bush biographer Jon Meacham. President Trump … Continue reading Watch Live: Funeral Services for Former President George H.W. Bush

**LIVE UPDATES** Nation Mourns George H.W. Bush with State Funeral

The nation’s capital bids its final farewell to the late former President George H.W. Bush on Wednesday in a service of prayer and praise. **Follow all of the events on the Breitbart News Livewire below. All times in eastern.** 10:46 AM — The National Cathedral is packed to capacity with Americans from all over the country here … Continue reading **LIVE UPDATES** Nation Mourns George H.W. Bush with State Funeral

Ariana Grande Sends ‘I Miss You’ Message to Barack Obama

Pop megastar Ariana Grande sent former president Barack Obama an “I miss you” message over social media Monday. Ariana Grande simply said, “imy,” short for “I miss you,” in response to Obama wishing his followers a Happy Hanukkah. imy https://t.co/9aJ52D4chj — Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) December 3, 2018 “Happy Hanukkah! Over these eight nights, we draw … Continue reading Ariana Grande Sends ‘I Miss You’ Message to Barack Obama

Pope Francis Commends Soul of George H.W. Bush to God’s ‘Merciful Love’

Pope Francis has written a telegram expressing his condolences for the death of former U.S. President George H.W. Bush and promising prayers for the Bush family. “Saddened to learn of the death of former President George H. W. Bush, His Holiness Pope Francis offers heartfelt condolences and the assurance of his prayers to all the … Continue reading Pope Francis Commends Soul of George H.W. Bush to God’s ‘Merciful Love’

CNN’s Coates on Flynn: The Person Who Chanted ‘Lock Her Up’ Won’t Be Locked Up

During Tuesday’s “New Day” on CNN, network legal analyst Laura Coates reacted to FBI special counsel Robert Mueller recommending no prison time for former national security adviser Michael Flynn for providing prosecutors with “substantial assistance” in the Russia investigation. Coates found it noteworthy that Flynn chanted “lock her up” about Hillary Clinton and he will likely not … Continue reading CNN’s Coates on Flynn: The Person Who Chanted ‘Lock Her Up’ Won’t Be Locked Up

Stock Market, Government Closes for National Day of Mourning for George H.W. Bush

President Donald Trump declared Wednesday, December 5th as a National Day of Mourning for former President George H.W. Bush. Most federal government offices will be closed on Wednesday as many federal workers will get the day off. The Post Service said in a statement that their offices are closed on Wednesday and they will not … Continue reading Stock Market, Government Closes for National Day of Mourning for George H.W. Bush

China Breaks Silence on 90-Day Trade Truce

Welcome to day 5 of the China trade truce. After two days of Trump administration officials making cautiously hopeful statements about China’s trade commitments only to be greeted by silence from China, Chinese officials found their voices Wednesday. The first and perhaps most important move on Wednesday was that China’s Commerce Ministry acknowledged that the two … Continue reading China Breaks Silence on 90-Day Trade Truce

Bulgaria Latest Nation to Pull Out of UN’s Global Migration Pact

SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Bulgaria’s government says the country will not sign a global pact to promote safe and orderly migration. The government’s press office said in a Wednesday statement: “At this stage, the Bulgarian government believes that the decision not to join the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration protects to the … Continue reading Bulgaria Latest Nation to Pull Out of UN’s Global Migration Pact

GRAPHIC EXCLUSIVE — New Cartel Alliance Spikes Violence near Texas Border

MONTERREY, Nuevo Leon – Local violence is increasing thanks to an alliance between top factional leaders of Los Zetas Cartel as they work to secure new trafficking routes into Texas. The confederates created several gory crime scenes, featuring dismembered bodies and severed heads. Law enforcement sources in Nuevo Leon and Tamaulipas revealed to Breitbart News … Continue reading GRAPHIC EXCLUSIVE — New Cartel Alliance Spikes Violence near Texas Border

Donald Trump: George H.W. Bush Funeral a ‘Day of Celebration for a Great Man’ 

President Donald Trump recognized the national funeral for former President George H.W. Bush on Wednesday. “This is not a funeral, this is a day of celebration for a great man who has led a long and distinguished life,” Trump wrote on Twitter Wednesday. “He will be missed!” Both President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump … Continue reading Donald Trump: George H.W. Bush Funeral a ‘Day of Celebration for a Great Man’ 

Donald Trump Demands ‘REAL DEAL’ with China Despite Shaken Stock Market

President Donald Trump reasserted his commitment to reaching a trade deal with China, despite the stock market plunging as a result of the uncertain 90-day “truce” on tariffs. “We are either going to have a REAL DEAL with China, or no deal at all – at which point we will be charging major Tariffs against … Continue reading Donald Trump Demands ‘REAL DEAL’ with China Despite Shaken Stock Market

Donald Trump Praises Emmanuel Macron for Backing off Green Tax on Fuel

President Donald Trump complimented French President Emmanuel Macron for suspending a proposed tax hike on fuel in response to an uprising of violent populist protests in Paris. The fuel tax hike was promoted by Macron, who argued that it would help reduce climate change and shift France to a cleaner, greener future. Trump concluded that … Continue reading Donald Trump Praises Emmanuel Macron for Backing off Green Tax on Fuel