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The Hill Senators voted late Friday to reject a House-passed bill that would have funded the government until Feb. 16, beginning a partial government shutdown. Most Democrats voted to block the bill as part of a risky strategy to force Republicans … Continue reading
New York Post – by Jacky Salo A 16-year-old boy was fatally shot by a deputy in an Ohio courtroom after an altercation involving the victim’s family, according to authorities. Joseph Haynes appeared at the Franklin County court Wednesday for … Continue reading
Fox News A U.S. marshal was reportedly killed and a federal officer was wounded when gunfire erupted during the service of a warrant. The U.S. marshal died at the hospital, PennLive.com reported, though it’s unclear how he was injured.
NPR Apple announced in a statement on Wednesday that it plans to accelerate U.S. investment and create thousands of new jobs. For years Apple Inc. has been criticized for outsourcing manufacturing to China. Apple says it plans to bring back billions of … Continue reading
Mercury News – by Ethan Baron With the debate over immigration to the U.S. as fiery as ever, a new analysis suggests that Silicon Valley would be lost without foreign-born technology workers. About 71 percent of tech employees in the … Continue reading
Washington Examiner – by Susan Ferrechio The Senate just barely advanced legislation on Tuesday to reauthorize a key counterterrorism surveillance tool after several Republicans and Democrats demanded more privacy protections for U.S. citizens. The bill, a six-year reauthorization of the … Continue reading
The Oregonian – by Maxine Bernstein A half-inch piece of metal lodged in the shoulder of Oregon refuge occupier Ryan Bundy could become central to the federal government’s prosecution of an FBI agent accused of lying about firing two shots … Continue reading
Yahoo News Boom! Residents of southeast Michigan were left a bit shaken Tuesday night after a big bright flash lit up the sky and the ground beneath them shook. A flying saucer? No. A shooting star? Not quite. The National … Continue reading
Fox News ALEXANDRIA, Va. – A former CIA officer has been arrested and charged with illegally retaining classified records, including names and phone numbers of covert CIA assets. Fifty-three-year-old Jerry Chun Shing Lee was arrested Monday night after arriving at … Continue reading
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Breitbart – by Tom Ciccotta A San Diego State University professor was given $430,000 by the federal government to study the grocery store habits of Latino Americans. According to a report from The College Fix, Professor Iana Castro of San … Continue reading
WGN 9 News A man shot and injured four law enforcement officers late Monday and early Tuesday near a South Carolina home, a sheriff’s spokesman said, after deputies initially were called there for a complaint of domestic violence. The man … Continue reading
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ABC News Chelsea Manning on Sunday confirmed via Twitter that she is a candidate for U.S. Senate. Three days after making her intention known to federal election officials, Manning tweeted “yup, we’re running for senate” with an attached campaign video … Continue reading
Argus Houston, 12 January (Argus) — Landowners are contesting Nebraska’s approval of TransCanada’s 830,000 b/d Keystone XL pipeline route, shifting the case to a state appeals court. The move adds uncertainty to the future of the project which has already … Continue reading
LA Times A driver who later admitted to using narcotics crashed his car into the second-floor dental offices of a Santa Ana building today, according to police. The white sedan was partially wedged into the second story of the office … Continue reading
Yahoo News – by Jon Fingas, Engadget It’s not just state officials who are investigating Hawaii’s false alarm over a (thankfully non-existent) missile attack. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai has confirmed that the regulator’s investigation into the error is “well underway.” While Pai shied away from making … Continue reading
The Hill – by Max Greenwald U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services said on Saturday that it has begun allowing certain young, undocumented immigrants to renew protections under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. The move comes after U.S. … Continue reading
Fox News A man aboard a Greyhound bus who allegedly threatened to shoot and kill fellow passengers on Friday, leading police on a chase that began in Wisconsin and ended in Illinois, is an illegal immigrant, and is now facing … Continue reading