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on September 24, 2013 in World News

Black-on-white beatings leave more dead

Black-on-white beatings leave more dead (Editor’s note: Colin Flaherty has done more reporting than any other journalist on what appears to be a nationwide trend of skyrocketing black-on-white crime, violence and abuse. WND features these reports to counterbalance the virtual blackout by the rest of the media due to their concerns that reporting such incidents would be inflammatory or even racist. WND considers it racist not to report racial abuse solely because of the skin color of the perpetrators or victims.) Videos linked or embedded may contain foul language and violence. Some people call it the “knockout game,” local news… View Article

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on September 24, 2013 in World News

Congressman confirms ‘stand down’ order at Navy Yard

Congressman confirms ‘stand down’ order at Navy Yard A congressman has confirmed a “stand down” order was given to a rescue team that could have responded almost immediately to the shooter running amok at the Washington Navy Yard more than a week ago. In an interview with Jake Tapper of CNN, Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Texas, said his information came from a member of the rescue team. Ultimately, authorities said, 34-year-old Aaron Alexis was shot and killed by police after he allegedly shot two dozen people at his place of work, killing 12. The Atlantic Wire and other outlets reported several… View Article

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on September 24, 2013 in World News

Watch deputy face 3 armed citizens

Watch deputy face 3 armed citizens A blogger is praising a law enforcement officer who respectfully visits with three open-carry protesters and his compliments are being joined by dozens of commenters on the Last Resistance website. Philip Hodges posted online the video from a Michigan encounter between the officer and several sign-carrying conservatives who were advocating for Second Amendment rights. “You’ll never guess what happens when this sheriff confronts 3 open-carry protesters,” Hodges wrote. “I am usually critical of police these days. But I’m not ‘anti-police.’ Just like I’m not anti-congressman or anti-senator or even anti-president. But let’s face it…. View Article

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on September 24, 2013 in World News

Increasing Assaults on Border Patrol Agents

Illegal Aliens from Mexico Increasing Assaults on Border Patrol Agents The U.S. Border Patrol’s El Paso Sector was declared a “High Risk Enforcement Area (HREA)” due to an alarming increase in the number of assaults on our Border Patrol agents. The declaration came in March of 2013, but the numbers have continued to rise, according to Stu Harris, Vice-President Local 1929 of the National Border Patrol Council. The Local 1929 serves BP agents in the El Paso Sector, which covers the entire state of New Mexico and the two western most counties in Texas, totaling 125,500 square miles, 121,000 square… View Article

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on September 23, 2013 in World News

New Signs of Rising Illegal Immigration into US

                      New Signs of Rising Illegal Immigration into US After dropping during the recession, the number of immigrants crossing the border illegally into the U.S. appears to be on the rise again. The total number of immigrants living in this country unlawfully edged up from 11.3 million in 2009 to 11.7 million last year, with those from countries other than Mexico at an apparent all-time high, according to a report released Monday by Pew Research Center’s Hispanic Trends Project. The change is within the margin of error for this survey,… View Article

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on September 23, 2013 in World News

IRS Official at Heart of Tea Party Scandal Retires

IRS Official at Heart of Tea Party Scandal Retires Lois Lerner, the Internal Revenue Service official at the center of the agency’s tea party scandal, is retiring, the agency confirmed Monday. Lerner headed the IRS division that handles applications for tax-exempt status when she was placed on paid leave in May. While she was in charge, the agency acknowledged that agents improperly targeted tea party groups for extra scrutiny when they applied for tax-exempt status from 2010 to 2012. Lerner first disclosed the targeting at a law conference in May, when she was asked a planted question about IRS...

IRS Official at Heart of Tea Party Scandal Retires Lois Lerner, the Internal Revenue Service official at the center of the agency’s tea party scandal, is retiring, the agency confirmed Monday. Lerner headed the IRS division that handles applications...

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on September 23, 2013 in World News

Obama: Fight for Gun Laws ‘Ought to Obsess Us’

                      Obama: Fight for Gun Laws ‘Ought to Obsess Us’ President Barack Obama on Sunday memorialized the victims of the Washington Navy Yard shooting by urging Americans not to give up on a transformation in gun laws that he argued are to blame for an epidemic of violence. “There is nothing inevitable about it _ it comes about because of decisions we make or fail to make,” Obama said. Reprising his role of the nation’s consoler in chief after yet another mass shooting, Obama issued a call to action on… View Article

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on September 22, 2013 in World News

Military furious with Harper government

                            Military furious with Harper government The Canadian military was privately furious the Harper government did not allow it to court-martial a naval intelligence officer who sold top-secret allied information to the Russians. And the decision could well have far-reaching implications and potentially compound the damage done by former sub-lieutenant Jeffrey Delisle, says an intelligence expert who followed the case. The 42-year-old Delisle was sentenced to 20 years in prison earlier this year after pleading guilty to selling classified Western intelligence to Russia during a four-year period… View Article

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on September 22, 2013 in World News

Terror Attack on Pakistani Christians Ignored by the World

Terror Attack on Pakistani Christians Ignored by the World A large suicide bombing attack in Pakistan, carried out by two persons, has left at least 60 dead, in an attack on the oldest Christian Church in Peshawar, the All Saints Church. It was the deadliest attack on Christians ever in Pakistan. It is a pattern seen all over the Arab world as the world expresses grief and then forgets each attack, no matter how many women, children, and other civilians are killed. An additional estimated 120 were wounded out of the 400 worshippers on hand. Especially troubling is the fact… View Article

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on September 22, 2013 in World News

Dad Arrested For Asking Questions At School Meeting About Common Core

Rape Incest and Pedophilia of a Young Girl Required Reading for 11th Graders re: Common Core The Common Core State Standards Initiative, commonly referred to as simply the ‘Common Core’ is a nationally standardized educational program developed by the National Governors Association Center for Best Practices and the Council of Chief State School Officers. To date, 45 states and the District of Columbia have adopted part or all of the Common Core standards for their public schools.  The goal is try to get public education standardized throughout the US so that students graduating from one state will have the same… View Article

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