Posts by Mary Chastain  (Page 3)
 

March Madness: Report Shows 196,000 New Jobs, Unemployment Rate at 3.8%

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Posted by    Friday, April 5, 2019 at 11:00am 4/5/2019 at 11:00am

The March jobs report showed a rebound with hiring as the economy added 196,000 jobs and the unemployment rate stayed low at 3.8%.

For 102 months, U.S. employers have added jobs, which makes it the longest streak.

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Woman Loses Job After Chewing Out Elderly Man in MAGA Hat

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Posted by    Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 7:00pm 4/4/2019 at 7:00pm
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On Tuesday, 74-year-old Victor (no last name given) in Palo Alto, CA, went into a Starbucks for coffee when Rebecca Mankey confronted him over his MAGA hat. She even boasted about the confrontation on social media.

In response, Mankey’s employer Gryphon Stringed Instruments fired her.

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Trump Mocks Joe Biden With Creepy “Welcome Back Joe!” Video

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Posted by    Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 3:00pm 4/4/2019 at 3:00pm

So we all know that in a video former Vice President Joe Biden promised to abide by the “new social norms” and respect people’s personal space after he came under fire for some creepy behavior.

President Donald Trump couldn’t resist taking Biden down a peg. He tweeted out a spoof of...

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Jussie Smollett Must Pay Chicago $138,000 on Thursday or Face Civil Lawsuit

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Posted by    Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 1:00pm 4/4/2019 at 1:00pm
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Last week, the State’s Attorney’s office in Cook County dropped the felony charges against Jussie Smollett for allegedly pulling off a fake racist and homophobic attack.

A few days later, Mayor Rahm Emanuel asked Chicago’s Law Department to send Smollett a letter that demanded he pay back...

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And Then There Were Seven: Three More Women Come Complaining About Creepy Encounters With Joe Biden

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Posted by    Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 11:00am 4/4/2019 at 11:00am
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Former Vice President Joe Biden has come under fire recently for inappropriate behavior, which led him to release a video to tell people he “will be more mindful of personal space in the future.”

Just hours after the release, The Washington Post reported that three more women came forward “about encounters with...

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Sanders Will Attend Fox News Town Hall Despite DNC Ban

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Posted by    Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at 1:00pm 4/3/2019 at 1:00pm
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The Democrat National Committee (DNC) recently banned Fox News from hosting Democrat primary debates, but that won’t stop candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders from appearing on the network.

Fox News announced the network will host a town hall with the self-proclaimed socialist on April 15 (tax day).

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Chinese National Arrested, Charged After Carrying ‘Malicious Software’ Into Trump’s Mar-a-Lago

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Posted by    Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at 9:00am 4/3/2019 at 9:00am
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Secret Service arrested a Chinese national identified as Yujing Zhang after she managed to get past past initial security at Mar-a-Lago over the weekend with President Donald Trump in town.

Zhang had four cell phones, laptop, external hard drive, and a thumb drive. The complaint against her stated the thumb drive had...

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Fairfax Accusers Demand Action From Virginia Legislature Regarding Their Sexual Assault, Rape Claims

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Posted by    Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at 3:00pm 4/2/2019 at 3:00pm

Vanessa Tyson and Meredith Watson, the two women who have accused Democrat Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax of sexual assault and rape, sat down with Gayle King for CBS This Morning to provide details of the incidents.

Tyson demanded an investigation from the Virginia legislature while Watson reminded people that she has...

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Ilhan Omar Under Investigation for Allegedly Using $6,000 in Campaign Funds to Pay Divorce Attorney, Travel

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Posted by    Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at 11:00am 4/2/2019 at 11:00am
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Minnesota authorities have investigated Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) for allegedly using $6,000 in campaign funds to pay her divorce attorney and travel to Boston and Estonia when she served in the state legislature.

Minnesota state Rep. Steve Drazkowski (R) filed the complaints last year.

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Theresa May Reportedly Told Tory MPs She’ll Resign After Brexit Deal Goes Through

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Posted by    Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 3:00pm 3/27/2019 at 3:00pm
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This news is kind of tricky. First off, reports have said that British Prime Minister told Tory Members of Parliament (MP) at a meeting she will step down before the next phase of Brexit.

Second, this is only if a Brexit deal goes through. As we all know, MPs have constantly butted...

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Chicago Police Release Jussie Smollett Investigation File

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Posted by    Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 1:01pm 3/27/2019 at 1:01pm
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The Chicago Police Department (CPD) is not holding back its anger over the State’s Attorney dropping all charges and sealing the case of the alleged race crime hoax that involved Empire actor Jussie Smollett.

CPD released all of its investigation files on Smollett’s case.

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Avenatti Tells CBS: ‘Facts are on My Side’ in Nike Extortion Case

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Posted by    Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 11:00am 3/27/2019 at 11:00am
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Celebrity lawyer Michael Avenatti faces federal charges of extortion, bank fraud, and wire fraud in New York and California. He left jail on Monday after posting a $300,000 bond.

Avenatti almost immediately sat down with CBS News to explain his side of the story. He claims he never tried to extort Nike,...

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Congressional Dems in Disarray on Trump National Emergency Declaration and Green New Deal

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Posted by    Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 7:00pm 3/26/2019 at 7:00pm
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Democrats on Capital Hill faced two major defeats on Tuesday.

House Democrats couldn’t pull in enough votes to override President Donald Trump’s national emergency. The Senate Democrats threw a hissy fit by voting present instead of yes on...

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Michael Avenatti Goes On Attack Against Nike Despite Extortion Charges

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Posted by    Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 1:30pm 3/26/2019 at 1:30pm
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On Monday, the Southern District of New York (SDNY) charged lawyer Michael Avenatti with trying to extort over $20 million from Nike.

Fresh from jail, the fame hungry took to Twitter to proclaim his innocence and continue his attacks on Nike.

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Charges Dropped Against Jussie Smollett in Chicago

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Posted by    Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 11:22am 3/26/2019 at 11:22am
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Cook County prosecutors have decided to drop disorderly charges against Empire actor Jussie Smollett “for allegedly staging a phony attack and claiming he was the victim of a hate crime.” More from TMZ:

Jussie and his lawyers ran to court Tuesday morning in Chicago, where he was facing 16 felony counts of...

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Pentagon Authorizes $1 Billion to Begin Border Wall Construction

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Posted by    Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 9:00am 3/26/2019 at 9:00am
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President Donald Trump’s week continues to get better! The Pentagon notified Congress on Monday that it has authorized $1 billion to begin border wall construction.

The amount will cover 57 miles.

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These Democrats Won’t Accept Mueller Report, or Apologize for Spreading Lies for Two Years

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Posted by    Monday, March 25, 2019 at 4:00pm 3/25/2019 at 4:00pm
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I touched on this a little in my morning post, but I need to expand it. It’s scary that Democrats, who hyped collusion between President Donald Trump and Russia, will not accept these results.

I noticed the Democrats forget to mention Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who has a rocky relationship with...

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