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Hawaii still on alert after now-Tropical Storm Lane causes massive flooding & landslides

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 25, 2018 at 12:00pm 8/25/2018 at 12:00pm
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Hawaiians are still hunkering down in the wake of Hurricane Lane, which has weakened so much that it has been officially downgraded to a tropical storm. However, the islands’ residents still face flooding and landslides in its wake.

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Germany Calls on the EU to Form a ‘Counterweight’ to the U.S.

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 24, 2018 at 9:00am 8/24/2018 at 9:00am
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German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has laid out an ambitious plan to counter the United State at the world stage.

In an article titled “Making Plans for a New World Order,” Minister Mass talked about forming a “counterweight” to...

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New study: BDS activists hostile toward Jewish students, not just Israel

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 12, 2018 at 6:00pm 8/12/2018 at 6:00pm

For many years we’ve been documenting anti-Israel activity on U.S. university and college campuses, typically part of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement and carried out by student groups like Students for Justice in Palestine.

In these prior posts we’ve described many instances when this Israel-related activism has crossed over the...

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Poster-sized signs of change appear in North Korea

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 2:00pm 6/24/2018 at 2:00pm
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One of North Korea’s first acts after President Donald Trump and Chairman Kim Jong Un signed the Singapore peace agreement has been a change in their propaganda.

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As lava continues to ooze, hundreds of Kilauea survivors ask for FEMA help

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at 11:00am 6/20/2018 at 11:00am
From NASA, space station - https://twitter.com/search?f=images&vertical=default&q=%40Space_Station%2C%20kilauea&src=typd

It has been over a month since the newest cycle of eruptions of Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano started, and it is now officially the most destructive eruption in the United States since Mt. St.Helen’s collapse in 1980.

Hundred of the Big Island residents are now requesting financial assistance as a result of the...

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Ken Marcus, nominee to head DOE Civil Rights Office, finally to get floor vote

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 4:00pm 5/24/2018 at 4:00pm

Kenneth Marcus is the nominee to lead the Office of Civil Rights in the Department of Education.

Marcus is uniquely qualified for the position, we wrote when he was nominated in October 2017:

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Could a Messy Bernie Sanders Group Derail Any 2020 Presidential Aspirations?

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 21, 2018 at 3:00pm 5/21/2018 at 3:00pm
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Self-proclaimed socialist Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) caused quite a commotion in 2016 when he challenged Hillary Clinton for the Democratic presidential nomination. Hillary came out on top, but not without controversy. Leaks showed those in the DNC worked to sabotage Sanders’ campaign.

The energy behind Sanders’ presidential bid may still be abuzz...

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May 14: U.S. Embassy Moves to Jerusalem

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 14, 2018 at 7:00am 5/14/2018 at 7:00am

Today (May 14) the U.S. embassy will officially move from Tel Aviv to Israel’s capital city.

The move, widely regarded as historic and “momentous” for Israel and the Jewish people, will coincide with the anniversary of Israel’s declaration of independence 70 years ago on the Gregorian calendar. It also comes one day...

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Idaho State University Fined for Losing Plutonium

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 8:00am 5/10/2018 at 8:00am

The U.S. Regulatory Commission has fined Idaho State University after the school lost plutonium 239, which is used to develop nuclear weapons. From CNN:

University Officials say the sample, missing since 2003, does not pose a direct health issue or risk...

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Chinese geologists report that North Korean nuclear test site collapsed

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 29, 2018 at 10:00am 4/29/2018 at 10:00am
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Legal Insurrection readers may recall that my September 2017 post discussing that the North Korean mountain used as a test site was poised to collapse.

A mountain in North Korea believed to have served as the site of five of the rogue regime’s nuclear tests...

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Has Comey peaked?

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 3:00pm 4/25/2018 at 3:00pm

Maybe, just maybe, we’re all just sick of his self-righteous victim mentality.

A poll released this morning by Morning Consult/Politico showed that two-thirds of voters (64%) did not watch any of the interviews that James Comey gave on ABC, CNN, MSNBC, and NBC.

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Hillary Earned Less For College Speech Than “Snooki” From Jersey Shore

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 31, 2018 at 6:00pm 3/31/2018 at 6:00pm

Rutgers University paid twice-failed Democrat presidential candidate Hillary Clinton $25,000 for her recent speech, and the relatively low speaking fee is causing quite the buzz.

After all, Rutgers paid Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi, of the reality show Jersey Shore more than that in 2011.

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The Hill is at it again: Misleading Headline, Gun Mania Edition

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 6:47pm 2/21/2018 at 6:47pm

Wednesday morning, The Hill published a story entitled, “Texas school district threatens to suspend students who protest gun violence”. Except it’s a statement that wildly mischaracterizes the story by omitting a key piece of information.
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10 years ago today *someone* blew up Hezbollah terror mastermind Imad Mughniyeh

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 12, 2018 at 9:00am 2/12/2018 at 9:00am

Imad Mughniyeh (also spelled Mughniyah) was the most deadly, notorious and elusive Hezbollah terrorist, responsible for killing more Americans in terror attacks than anyone else prior to 9/11. Mughniyeh was behind just about every Hezbollah terror attack.

His terror credits included the 1983 Beirut Marine and Embassy bombings, the capture and torture...

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Politics of Farce Week at Legal Insurrection

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 11, 2018 at 7:30am 2/11/2018 at 7:30am
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The ongoing effort by Democrats to hobble the Trump administration is reaching ridiculous levels.

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Kenneth Marcus nomination to head DOE Office for Civil Rights passes Senate HELP Committee

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 12:45pm 1/18/2018 at 12:45pm

The Senate Health Education Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee just voted 12-11, on a straight party line vote, to advance the nomination of Kenneth Marcus to become Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights in the Department of Education, the press office of Chair Lamar Alexander has confirmed. The vote took place after...

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2017 Fake News Awards – The full list

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 8:18pm 1/17/2018 at 8:18pm

Donald Trump promised Fake News Awards.

Tonight he and the GOP delivered, The Highly-Anticipated 2017 Fake News Awards

The GOP website crashed from the demand (an archived link is here).

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