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Hillary’s rapist-defense problem

Earlier this week, I ventured that Hillary Clinton’s remarkable series of gaffes and tone-deaf statements, made through the launch of a book with disappointing sales, did not augur well for the campaign she’s trying to launch simultaneously.  I thought some of the things she said over the past couple of weeks would haunt her through […] Continue reading →

Clinton book: Bergdahl release always sought

 Hillary Rodham Clinton writes in her new book that the Obama administration demanded the release of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl in every discussion it ever held with the Taliban about prisoners. The former secretary of state also says in the book “Hard Choices,” to be released Tuesday, that she recommended that President Barack Obama end the […] Continue reading →

Feds preparing to charge Bundy ranch supporters over Utah protest

 Federal officials have opened up an investigation into whether or not Cliven Bundy supporters damaged a protected archaeological site when they rode all-terrain vehicles through it during a weekend protest. On Saturday, hundreds of protesters gathered near southern Utah’s Recapture Canyon, voicing their opposition to the fact that the area has been closed to recreational […] Continue reading →

Argentine scientist who challenged Monsanto dies

Dr. Andres Carrasco, an Argentine neuroscientist who challenged pesticide regulators to re-examine one of the world’s most widely used weed killers, has died. He was 67. Argentina’s national science council announced Carrasco’s death on Saturday. He had been in declining health. Carrasco, a molecular biologist at the University of Buenos Aires and past-president of Argentina’s […] Continue reading →

Syrian activists accuse Assad of new gas attacks

 Syrian government forces have attacked rebel-held areas with poisonous chlorine gas in recent weeks and months, leaving men, women and children coughing, choking and gasping for breath, according to Associated Press interviews with more than a dozen activists, medics and residents on the opposition side. Syria flatly denied the allegations, and they have yet to […] Continue reading →

Ohio Couple Married 70 Years Die 15 Hours Apart

NASHPORT, Ohio (AP) — A couple who held hands at breakfast every morning even after 70 years of marriage have died 15 hours apart. Helen Felumlee, of Nashport, died at 92 on April 12. Her husband, 91-year-old Kenneth Felumlee, died the next morning. The couple’s eight children say the two had been inseparable since meeting […] Continue reading →

Poison gas claims complicate Syrian civil war

 Both sides in Syria’s bloody civil war said Saturday that a rural village fell victim to a poison gas attack, an assault that reportedly injured scores of people amid an ongoing international effort to rid the country of chemical weapons. What exactly happened Friday in Kfar Zeita, a rebel-held village in Hama province some 200 […] Continue reading →

Senator Patrick Leahy deserves an Oscar

Humberto Fontova  It’s not often that a U.S. government agency gets caught red-handed abiding by its charter and performing its publicly-avowed and legislatively-approved duties. But last week the AP “broke” a long and breathless story from Havana that nailed the USAID (United States Agency for International Development) for just that. In their own words, “a […] Continue reading →

Russian Ukraine Mess: US troops may be sent to Europe

 NATO’s top military commander in Europe, drafting countermoves to the Russian military threat against Ukraine, said Wednesday they could include deployment of American troops to alliance member states in Eastern Europe now feeling at risk. U.S. Air Force Gen. Philip Breedlove told The Associated Press he wouldn’t “write off involvement by any nation, to include […] Continue reading →

Kerry gives up on Israeli-Palestinian peace talks

 Secretary of State John Kerry said Friday that the Obama administration will reassess its role in attempting to broker a peace deal between Israel and Palestine after the latest round of discussions proved to be all but fruitful. Speaking to reporters from Rabat, Morocco amid his latest tour overseas, Kerry said that the most recent […] Continue reading →

Leland Yee – Gun Runner, Terrorist Enabler, Progressive Communist

Terresa Monroe-Hamilton  For years now, Trevor Loudon has warned about Progressives, their corruption and their oft connection to the Communist underworld… especially in Asian circles of influence. A member of the California Asian Pacific Island Legislative Caucus, Yee has some splainin’ to do… Leland Yee is an excellent example of this ilk of Progressive politician. […] Continue reading →