Posts by Mary Chastain  (Page 176)
 

Obama Wants NATO to Remain Tough With Russia, Promises 1,000 Troops

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Posted by    Friday, July 8, 2016 at 4:30pm 7/8/2016 at 4:30pm

President Barack Obama wants NATO to “stand firm” against Russia until the Kremlin has fully complied with ceasefire agreements in east Ukraine.

He also promised 1,000 troops to Poland for extra security:

“In Warsaw, we must reaffirm our determination — our duty under Article 5 of the North Atlantic Treaty — to defend...

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Congress Moves to Strip Hillary’s Security Clearance

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Posted by    Friday, July 8, 2016 at 3:00pm 7/8/2016 at 3:00pm

Sens. Cory Gardner (R-CO) and John Cornyn (R-TX) have presented a bill to strip Hillary Clinton and her aides of their security clearances after the FBI recommended she not face prosecution over her emails.

Gardner said:

“The FBI’s investigation into...

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State Department Reopens Email Case Against Hillary, Aides

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Posted by    Friday, July 8, 2016 at 1:30pm 7/8/2016 at 1:30pm

The State Department has decided to restart their own investigation into how Hillary Clinton and her aides mishandled any classified information.

The presumptive Democrat presidential candidate escaped prosecution when the FBI recommended the Department of Justice not bring charges against her.

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Dallas Shooting: Snipers Kill 5 Police Officers

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Posted by    Friday, July 8, 2016 at 12:05am 7/8/2016 at 12:05am

Snipers shot 11 officers in Dallas, TX, during a protest over the shootings by police in Louisiana and Minnesota.

Police have both suspects in custody.

A fourth has passed away.

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NATO Plans Unity, Baltic Force at Warsaw Summit

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Posted by    Thursday, July 7, 2016 at 4:00pm 7/7/2016 at 4:00pm

NATO will meet in Warsaw to show unity against Russia and approve a Baltic force, but the Brexit referendum could take center stage as some believe a weaker European Union means a weaker NATO.

Poland always wanted a NATO summit, especially since Russia has flexed its muscles. But unfortunately, the Brexit referendum...

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Theresa May, Andrea Leadsom Face Off For Prime Minister Post

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Posted by    Thursday, July 7, 2016 at 2:30pm 7/7/2016 at 2:30pm

The United Kingdom will have its second female prime minister after David Cameron resigned when the kingdom voted to leave the European Union.

The second ballot pushed Home Secretary Theresa May and Energy Minister Andrea Leadsom to the front. Justice Secretary Michael Gove came in third, thus eliminating him from the race.

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Germany Adds Stricter Rape Laws After Migrant Attacks

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Posted by    Thursday, July 7, 2016 at 1:00pm 7/7/2016 at 1:00pm

Believe it or not, Germany never had decent rape laws until now. It took numerous rapes and sexual assaults for the country to establish a “No means No” law.

Now a woman can claim she was raped even if she did not fight...

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Gretchen Carlson Files Sexual Harassment Suit Against Roger Ailes

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Posted by    Wednesday, July 6, 2016 at 4:30pm 7/6/2016 at 4:30pm

Former Fox New host Gretchen Carlson has filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against Roger Ailes, the company’s chairman and CEO.

She claims he fired her after “she complained about a hostile working environment” and refused to sleep with Ailes.

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German Activist Lied About Rapists to Avoid Fueling Racism

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Posted by    Wednesday, July 6, 2016 at 3:00pm 7/6/2016 at 3:00pm

German activist Selin Gören said she lied to the police about her attackers because she did not want racists to use her story as an excuse to keep out refugees.

The men attacked the spokeswoman for Linksjugend Solid, a left-wing German youth organization, at a playground late at night in Mannheim. She...

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Rio Olympics Disaster Looms: Missing Gitmo Prisoner, Superbug, No Police

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Posted by    Wednesday, July 6, 2016 at 12:00pm 7/6/2016 at 12:00pm

The 2016 Summer Olympics begin in Rio next month and everything that can go wrong has gone wrong. The police have told tourists they cannot protect them, scientists found a superbug in the water, and no one can find a missing Gitmo prisoner in Brazil.

The police put out a “Welcome to...

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Family Discovers Rare Thomas Jefferson Letter in Attic

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Posted by    Tuesday, July 5, 2016 at 5:30pm 7/5/2016 at 5:30pm

A family found a letter from Thomas Jefferson from 1815 to the U.S. Ambassador to France about the victory in the War of 1812:

“As in the Revolutionary War, [the British] conquests were never more than of the spot on which their army stood, never extended beyond the range of their cannon...

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40 Reports of Rape and Groping at Swedish Music Festival

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Posted by    Tuesday, July 5, 2016 at 4:00pm 7/5/2016 at 4:00pm

The Swedish police face over 40 reports of rape and sexual assault at two music festivals over the weekend in Karlstad and Norrköping.

The police have identified seven suspects described as “foreign young men.”

The victims are mostly under 18-years-old with three under 15. The youngest victim is only 12-years-old.

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What You May Have Missed at Legal Insurrection Over Independence Day Weekend

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Posted by    Tuesday, July 5, 2016 at 10:30am 7/5/2016 at 10:30am

America turned 240 on Monday, July 4.

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ISIS Terrorists Murder Over 120 in Baghdad

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Posted by    Sunday, July 3, 2016 at 6:14pm 7/3/2016 at 6:14pm

The Islamic State (ISIS) has claimed responsibility for a massive bomb that killed over 120 in Baghdad, their third attack in three countries in a week.

The bomb exploded after midnight in Karrada, a neighborhood filled with shops and restaurants filled with people making plans before the end of Ramadan. The dead...

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Austrian Presidential Election Overturned

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Posted by    Saturday, July 2, 2016 at 8:30pm 7/2/2016 at 8:30pm

Austria’s highest court ruled for a do-over of the presidential election runoff after it found discrepancies in the mail ballots.

The mail-in ballots made former Green Party chief Alexander Van der Bellen president with 50.3% of the vote over Freedom Party candidate Norbert Hofer.

Constitutional Court head Gerhart Holzinger said the court noted...

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Palestinian War of Terror – Israeli father of 10 murdered in front of his family

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Posted by    Friday, July 1, 2016 at 4:00pm 7/1/2016 at 4:00pm

A Palestinian shot and murdered Michael “Miki” Mark, an Israeli father of 10, as he drove near Hebron. His wife and two of their children sustained injuries in the attack.

From The Jerusalem Post:

In Friday’s incident, the rain of bullets against the vehicle caused it to overturn. Paramedics who arrived at the...

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Govt Asks 27 Month Delay to Release Hillary Emails

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Posted by    Friday, July 1, 2016 at 2:30pm 7/1/2016 at 2:30pm

The State Department has asked for a 27 month delay to release emails from Hillary Clinton when she served as secretary of state.

That means the department would not release the emails until October 2018, over a year into Clinton’s presidency if she should win in November.

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