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Only 11 millennials show up for “Auntie Maxine” Waters special event

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Posted by    Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at 9:00pm 6/6/2018 at 9:00pm
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Guatemala volcano erupts explosively, killing over 60

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Posted by    Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at 8:00pm 6/5/2018 at 8:00pm
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Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano continues to erupt, oozing lava that is causing even more property damage and personal heartbreak for hundreds of families. (more…)

 
 
 

Vermont offers $10,000 move-in bonus to attract new ‘working’ residents

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Posted by    Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at 8:00am 6/5/2018 at 8:00am
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June 5th is Primary Day in California, and as I look at the returns and analyze how much father into madness my state has descended, I am mulling over escape plans.

Perhaps I should consider Vermont, as the state is now offering a $10,000 move-in bonus to attract new residents.

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Ahead of June 12th Summit, North Korea Ousts 3 Military Leaders

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Posted by    Monday, June 4, 2018 at 1:00pm 6/4/2018 at 1:00pm
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A South Korean news agency is reporting that three of North Korea’s top military officials have been replaced, just a few short weeks ahead of the June 12 Peace Summit between the US and that nation.

The report by the Yonhap news agency, citing an intelligence source, could not be independently verified....

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Massive Wildfires in Colorado and New Mexico Incinerate 27,000 Acres

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Posted by    Sunday, June 3, 2018 at 2:00pm 6/3/2018 at 2:00pm
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Massive wildfires in Colorado and New Mexico have already incinerated nearly 30 thousand acres and forced hundreds to evacuate their homes.

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California Attorney General adds Oklahoma to growing travel ban list

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Posted by    Sunday, June 3, 2018 at 12:00pm 6/3/2018 at 12:00pm
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I am so old that I remember when California Attorney General Xavier Becerra was fighting against travel bans.

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Kilauea’s lava gets hotter and spreads faster as eruptions continue

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Posted by    Saturday, June 2, 2018 at 4:00pm 6/2/2018 at 4:00pm
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The last time we visited the erupting Hawaiian volcano, Kilauea, the lava from the steadily erupting volcano was oozing over wells at the Puna Geothermal Venture Plant.

Now, that lava has destroyed two of the plant’s buildings.
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Pope Francis summons Big Oil to Vatican for “Climate Change” sermon

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Posted by    Saturday, June 2, 2018 at 12:00pm 6/2/2018 at 12:00pm

Ireland has long been seen as a bastion of the Catholic Church, but its May 25 vote to end national ban on abortion is evidence that the nation is taking a secular turn. Interestingly, Pope Francis was silent during the campaigns on...

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California’s Democratic Star Gavin Newsom: No Evidence of ‘Big Blue Wave’

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Posted by    Friday, June 1, 2018 at 5:00pm 6/1/2018 at 5:00pm
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Kemberlee Kaye notes that there is no evidence of a “Blue Wave” of potential Democratic Party electoral success in the November election. In Texas, that may not be too surprising.
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Covered California strong-arms hospitals into cutting services

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Posted by    Friday, June 1, 2018 at 9:00am 6/1/2018 at 9:00am
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The Obama administration once touted Covered California as a wonderful example of state health insurance exchanged.

However, in the wake of more freedoms offered to Americans under President Trump (e.g., the end of the individual mandate), it turns out many Californians are opting out of forced purchase of health insurance.  This is...

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High-level U.S.-North Korea “Peace Summit” negotiations continue in New York

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Posted by    Thursday, May 31, 2018 at 3:30pm 5/31/2018 at 3:30pm
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Earlier this week, Mary Chastain noted that Kim Yong Chol, Pyongyang’s longtime spy chief and a vice chairman of the ruling Workers’ Party, was on his way to the United States to continue negotiations for a “Peace Summit”.
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Kilauea’s lava seeps over well at Hawaiian geothermal plant

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Posted by    Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at 7:00am 5/29/2018 at 7:00am
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The last time we visited the erupting Hawaiian volcano, Kilauea, the lava from the steadily erupting volcano was threatening the Puna Geothermal Venture Plant.
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Bad News for Democrats: U.S. economy trumps Hong Kong’s as “most competitive in the world”

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Posted by    Monday, May 28, 2018 at 8:05pm 5/28/2018 at 8:05pm
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The U.S. has trumped Hong Kong to retake first place among the world’s most competitive economies, thanks to faster economic growth and deregulation that is promoting innovation.

The Switzerland-based IMD World Competitiveness Center, which conducted the analysis, had Singapore, the Netherlands, and Switzerland rounding out the top 5 spots.

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Book Review: The Radium Girls

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Posted by    Sunday, May 27, 2018 at 2:30pm 5/27/2018 at 2:30pm
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As this is Memorial Day weekend, I wanted to share with you details about an engrossing book I just finished, which is related to both World Wars.

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Will California’s “Jungle Primary” system rescue Republicans this November?

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Posted by    Saturday, May 26, 2018 at 8:30pm 5/26/2018 at 8:30pm
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Earlier this week, my colleague Mary Chastain reported that the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) is pouring money into key districts in southern California.

The Democrats are counting on taking seven seats in deep blue California to help get them to the 23 seats needed to win to take back the House...

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Meg Whitman’s disturbing endorsement for California Governor

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Posted by    Saturday, May 26, 2018 at 4:30pm 5/26/2018 at 4:30pm
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Back in 2010, during my early days of Tea Party activism, our group (the SoCal Tax Revolt Coalition) was invited to take a meeting with the Republican candidate for governor, Meg Whitman.

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Elizabeth Warren virtue signals: Will refuse NRA donations never offered to her

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Posted by    Saturday, May 26, 2018 at 2:00pm 5/26/2018 at 2:00pm
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Elizabeth Warren Wiki is about to gain another entry.

Elizabeth Warren recently became the first U.S. senator to take the “No NRA Money” pledge, which is about the easiest pledge a liberal politician has ever made, given that vast sums the National Rife Association has not donated to her previously.

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