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USNORTHCOM: Russian Bombers Intercepted By U. S. F-22 Fighters Near Alaska

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Posted by    Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 11:30am 5/12/2018 at 11:30am
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United States F-22’s intercepted two Russian Tu-95 Bear bombers near Alaska on Friday.  These are the same Russian bombers that have been probing our—and other nation’s—national air defense since at least early 2017.

The Washington Free Beacon reports:

Russian nuclear forces dispatch two strategic bombers into the air defense zone near Alaska on...

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Sweden: Town That Rejected Church Bells Approves Mosque’s Call To Prayer

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Posted by    Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 9:30am 5/12/2018 at 9:30am
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The Swedish town of Växjö has approved a local mosque’s call to prayers after having earlier refused approval to a Catholic church’s ringing of its bells.  Integration, apparently, was a deciding factor.

The Local reports:

It was announced earlier this week that the mosque in Växjö will be allowed...

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Why Is McCain Speaking Out Against Haspel Confirmation After Voting For Brennan’s?

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Posted by    Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 5:00pm 5/10/2018 at 5:00pm

As we’ve been covering here at LI, Gina Haspel is President Trump’s pick to head the CIA.  She has been blasted for her role in overseeing then-legal and -authorized enhanced interrogation techniques against Islamist terrorists.

Senator John McCain (R-AZ) has issued a statement in which he urges the Senate not to confirm...

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Trump NRA Speech Draws Ire In France, Britain

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Posted by    Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 11:00am 5/8/2018 at 11:00am
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President Trump gave a great speech at the NRA on Friday, and given the venue, his speech was primarily focused on our Second Amendment right to keep and bear arms.  Some of what he had to say, however, has ruffled some feathers in the UK and France.

The speech is very campaign-esque...

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McCain Regrets Choosing Sarah Palin As His Running Mate

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Posted by    Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 6:18pm 5/6/2018 at 6:18pm
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Senator John McCain (R-AZ) has written his memoirs, the upcoming book entitled The Restless Wave: Good Times, Just Causes, Great Fights, and other Appreciations.  As has become increasingly usual, portions of the book are being released prior to its publication.

The New York Times is reporting that McCain writes that he regrets...

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A 70-year-old Grandmother Shoots Man Allegedly Breaking Into Her Home

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Posted by    Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 5:30pm 5/6/2018 at 5:30pm
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Maxine Thompson, a 70-year-old grandmother, heard sounds in the night and found a man climbing through a smashed window into her home.

The alleged intruder was greeted by a very angry—and armed—Thompson, whose son is a Philadelphia police officer.  Thompson shot him in the arm, and the suspect fled on foot...

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WaPo: Gina Haspel Tried To Withdraw From CIA Director Nomination Over Interrogation Questions

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Posted by    Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 4:00pm 5/6/2018 at 4:00pm
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We covered President Trump’s nomination of Gina Haspel as CIA Director back in March.  At the time, Mary noted that Haspel had run a prison in Thailand...

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Off-Duty Police Officer Draws Gun On Man Suspected Of Stealing Mentos

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Posted by    Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 3:30pm 5/6/2018 at 3:30pm
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Okay, this is just strange.  A guy was buying some Mentos for his wife at a convenience store, and the guy behind him missed the transaction and sees only the guy putting the candy in his pocket.  The off-duty officer then identifies himself as a police officer, and for some reason,...

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Senate 2018: Republican Party Worried West Virginia Will Be Another Alabama

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Posted by    Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 7:30pm 5/5/2018 at 7:30pm
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West Virginia’s GOP Senate primary will take place on Tuesday, and all eyes are on convicted criminal Don Blankenship (R).  Whoever wins Tuesday’s GOP primary will face off against current West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin (D), and that is causing Republicans some concern given how important it is for them to...

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Iowa: Governor Signs Heartbeat Bill Dubbed “Nation’s Strictest Abortion Regs”

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Posted by    Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 5:00pm 5/5/2018 at 5:00pm
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On Friday, Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds (R) signed the “heartbeat bill” into law.

The AP reports:

Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds on Friday signed a law banning most abortions if a fetal heartbeat can be detected, or at around six weeks of pregnancy, marking...

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John Kerry secret meetings with Iran to salvage nuke deal – shadow diplomacy or undermining Trump foreign policy?

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Posted by    Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 4:04pm 5/5/2018 at 4:04pm
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Earlier this week, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu revealed intelligence gathered by the Mossad that conclusively reveals that the Iran Nuclear Deal was induced by fraud.

We are now learning that former Secretary of State John Kerry has been meeting secretly with foreign governments in an effort to salvage what Netanyahu has...

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UK: Amazon Delivery Driver Steals Man’s Dog, Owner Emails Jeff Bezos, Dog Returned

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Posted by    Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 3:30pm 5/5/2018 at 3:30pm
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A man from the UK found the bag of dog food he’d ordered from Amazon awaiting him . . . and his miniature schnauzer puppy gone.  He emailed Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos and was delighted to have his puppy returned to him.

Fortune reports:

Businessman Richard Guttfield noticed that Wilma, his...

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Former Clinton Pollster: Mueller Investigations Look Like “Fruits Of A Poisonous Tree”

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Posted by    Monday, April 30, 2018 at 8:00am 4/30/2018 at 8:00am
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What do we do about a problem like Mueller?

Former Clinton pollster Mark Penn‘s Hill article “Comey, Mueller and the poisonous tree” posits some solutions.

The more we learn about how these massive investigations were started, the more they look so corrupted that this entire investigation now could now qualify as the fruits...

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No, The NRA Is Not Banning Guns At Its Convention (Updated)

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Posted by    Sunday, April 29, 2018 at 6:00pm 4/29/2018 at 6:00pm

Despite the knowledge that a growing number of Americans deem the media untrustworthy and consider much of what is reported as #FakeNews, the leftist and mainstream media just can’t seem to help themselves.

They are whipping themselves into a frenzy over an NRA flier and further exploiting the Parkland shooting in their...

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As Nigerians Flood In, Canada Wants U. S. To Better Screen Nigerian Visas

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Posted by    Sunday, April 29, 2018 at 5:30pm 4/29/2018 at 5:30pm
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Poor old Canada.  They so want to give the impression that they are a with it, hip, open borders society, but when push comes to shove, Canada doesn’t want a flood of illegals pouring into their country.

Their latest complaint is about Nigerians who are crossing our northern border into Canada and...

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Alabama: Teacher Sent Home To Change “Just Pray” Tee

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Posted by    Sunday, April 29, 2018 at 3:30pm 4/29/2018 at 3:30pm
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An Alabama school teacher was sent home to change out of a T-shirt she was wearing to honor a child diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor.

Fox 10 reports:

A local teacher’s Facebook post is causing quite the controversy. She claims she was sent home from school to change her shirt because it...

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White House Correspondents’ Dinner Stunned By Comedian’s Unfunny Personal Attacks

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Posted by    Sunday, April 29, 2018 at 2:00pm 4/29/2018 at 2:00pm
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Michelle Wolf’s performance at last night’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner (WHCD) has created quite a stir. President Trump, for the second year in a row, held a rally rather than attend.

Wolf, apparently a correspondent on the Late Show with that new guy, blasted President Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, and White...

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