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Syria strike sends powerful message to North Korea

CAMP CASEY, SOUTH KOREA –  U.S. troops taking fire and returning it. Moving through houses, room by room. Casualties down and ground taken. While it might looks like the real thing, it’s just one of many military exercises involving some of the 28,000 American forces along with their South Korean counterparts…not far from the demilitarized zone. They’re

Organizers of Ann Coulter Talk at UC Berkeley Fear Further Violence

Ben Kew, Organizers of an event at the University of California Berkeley with conservative firebrand Ann Coulter are fearful of more violence from left-wing anarchist groups, following the riots that took place before an event with former Breitbart editor Milo Yiannopoulos last month. The event, which is scheduled to take place in April, was organized

The Silver-Tongued Liars’ Playbook

Paul Driessen, Coal-fired power plant scrubbers now remove 80-90 % of airborne particulate, mercury, sulfur dioxide, nitrogen oxide and other pollutants. But that means “fly ash” and noncombustible residues (what we used to call clinkers) must be sent to landfills. That’s opened a new front for anti-energy activists, who use accidents, “detectable” pollutants in water,

White House stands ground after Russia probe confirmed, says no ‘collusion’

The White House stood its ground Monday after FBI Director James Comey confirmed the bureau is probing possible “links” between the Russian government and Trump campaign associates, and knocked down President Trump’s claim that his predecessor wiretapped him. Press Secretary Sean Spicer, in response, maintained there’s “no evidence” of collusion with Russia – and said

History Will Recall Trump’s First Weeks as ‘Days of Action’

Kathryn Blackhurst, Vice president and House Speaker reaffirm GOP unity, praise president for ‘decisiveness’ Vice President Mike Pence said that the first few weeks of President Donald Trump’s administration “are going to be described in the history books as days of action” during an interview Sunday on ABC News’ “This Week.” Pence said the administration

Trump Trumps Hate: We the People Rising at LAX Protests

Arthur Schaper, This past week has been a whirlwind of winning. We the People—Rising!—have so much to celebrate! Donald Trump issues executive orders (within his scope as executive, so spare me the “unconstitutional card!”). He has signed off to protect the unborn overseas from abortions—paid for without taxpayer dollars. He signed off on the construction

Rhetoric and reality

Cal Thomas, President Donald Trump’s inaugural address may not have risen to the rhetorical level of John F. Kennedy (“The torch has been passed to a new generation of Americans” and “Ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country”), or Ronald Reagan’s critique of government (“Government

Gallup: Obama Gets a Minus 9 Percent Final Grade From the Public

Neil Munro, The nation’s overall progress reversed and then slid backwards during the eight years President Barack Obama has been in the White House, according to Gallup’s new survey of American adults. “Asked about the state of the nation over the past eight years, Americans say the U.S. gained ground in four of 19 policy