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on June 17, 2015 in World News

New York Mets Pitcher Released Shortly After Saying He Does Not Support Gun Control

New York Mets Pitcher Released Shortly After Saying He Does Not Support Gun Control by John S. Roberts The New York Mets have made headlines for two reasons this year, and both of them are kind of odd. First, the team said they were going with a six-man starting rotation, which is pretty much outlawed in the Majors these days. It ends up killing the bullpen, and starting pitchers don’t care for it very much. What it ultimately does is hurt their chances for total starts at season’s end, thereby not allowing them to throw enough innings to achieve bonuses…. View Article

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on June 17, 2015 in World News

‘Big 4’ firm ‘let Clintons skim millions from AIDS charity’

‘Big 4’ firm ‘let Clintons skim millions from AIDS charity’ by Jerome R. Corsi Analyst finds PricewaterhouseCoopers participated in fraud The “Big Four” accounting firm Pricewaterhouse Coopers failed to detect and report the Clinton Foundation’s “apparent massive diversions of funds” from a global charity that fights HIV/AIDS, according to respected Wall Street analyst Charles Ortel. As WND reported Tuesday, Ortel has concluded after a thorough investigation of the Clinton Foundation’s financial records that Pricewaterhouse Coopers, or PWC, bears civil and possibly criminal liabilities, either intentionally or through negligence, for participating in financial fraud by generating audit financial statements riddled with… View Article

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on June 17, 2015 in World News

Moscow will respond to NATO approaching Russian borders ‘accordingly’ – Putin

Moscow will respond to NATO approaching Russian borders ‘accordingly’ – Putin If NATO threatens Russia’s territories Moscow will respond to the threat accordingly, said President Vladimir Putin. This comes after he announced Russia’s strategic forces will be getting over 40 new intercontinental ballistic missiles in 2015. “If someone threatens our territories, it means that we will have to aim our armed forces accordingly at the territories from where the threat is coming. How else could it be? It is NATO that approaching our borders, it’s not like we are moving anywhere,” Putin said speaking at a joint media conference with… View Article

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on June 17, 2015 in World News

Wynne dismisses CSIS concerns about cabinet minister under foreign influence

Ontario Pan Am/Parapan Am Games Minister Michael Chan speaks about Toronto 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games on August 28, 2013. Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne says CSIS concerns that one of her cabinet ministers was under the influence of a foreign government are “baseless.” THE CANADIAN PRESS/Galit Rodan Wynne dismisses CSIS concerns about cabinet minister under foreign influence By Allison Jones Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne is dismissing concerns from Canada’s spy agency that one of her cabinet ministers was under the influence of a foreign government, calling them “baseless.” The Globe and Mail reported Tuesday that the Canadian Security Intelligence Service… View Article

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on June 17, 2015 in World News

CSIS warned this cabinet minister could be a threat. Ontario disagreed

CSIS warned this cabinet minister could be a threat. Ontario disagreed by CRAIG OFFMAN A Globe and Mail investigation reveals Michael Chan was the focus of a briefing by security officials over fears he was under the influence of China – a case that exposes a deep divide between the spy agency and the province on the question of foreign influence. Craig Offman reports Canadian intelligence officials suspected Ontario cabinet minister Michael Chan was under the undue influence of a foreign government, prompting CSIS to formally caution the province about the minister’s alleged conduct in a 2010 briefing.In the view… View Article

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on June 16, 2015 in World News

How Europe betrays its own interests to serve those of the US

by Bryan MacDonald is an Irish writer and commentator focusing on Russia and its hinterlands and international geo-politics. Follow him on Facebook By slavishly following Washington’s line on Russia, Europe’s leaders are essentially sticking pins into voodoo dolls of themselves. It’s as pointless as it is ridiculous. If America were hand-picking European leaders, it’s doubtful that they could select as subservient a crew as now dominate the EU. There’s nobody comparable to Charles de Gaulle or Willy Brandt in sight. In fact, there’s not even a Jacques Chirac. So depressing is the current situation that you’d even pine for a… View Article

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on June 16, 2015 in World News

Extending ObamaTrade Consideration Would Affirm ‘The Game Is Rigged’

Americans For Limited Gov’t: Extending ObamaTrade Consideration Would Affirm ‘The Game Is Rigged’ by Caroline May Americans for Limited Government’s Rick Manning is calling on House Republicans to vote against the rule that would allow for consideration of a key portion of Obama’s trade agenda through July 30. “House leadership set up the rules for considering fast track trade authority for Obama over the objections of 34 of their Republican members. Now House leaders want to move the goal posts and change those rules that [they] fought so hard to get just days ago,” Manning said in reference to the… View Article

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on June 16, 2015 in World News

House Leadership Removes Rule Dissenters From Whip Team

House Leadership Removes Rule Dissenters From Whip Team After a group of Republicans nearly scuttled the Obama trade effort last week by voting against a procedural rule dictating the debate terms for the trade bill, House leadership is pushing back. National Journal reports that House leadership has removed three of the dissenting members from the GOP whip team. Reps. Rep. Cynthia Lummis (R-WY), Rep. Steve Pearce (R-NM), and Rep. Trent Franks (R-AZ) have been removed from the whip team after they sided with GOP rebels to vote against a rule governing debate on a trade bill, according to sources close… View Article

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on June 16, 2015 in World News

Armed Bystander Intervenes, Kills Man Allegedly Holding Female Clerk At Gunpoint

by AWR Hawkins Armed Bystander Intervenes, Kills Man Allegedly Holding Female Clerk At Gunpoint On June 15, an armed bystander intervened after seeing an armed man allegedly holding a female convenience-store clerk at gunpoint. The armed bystander shot the suspect once, killing him. The incident occurred around 2:30 am in East Knoxville, Tennessee. According to 6 ABC, a friend of the clerk “was outside the store in his parked vehicle” and saw 18-year-old Tamon J. Stapleton allegedly pull a gun inside the business. The friend of the clerk then “retrieved his handgun, entered the store and fired one shot, hitting… View Article

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on June 16, 2015 in World News

Military leaders ‘need to be fired’ if they don’t support my plan for war in Iraq

Lindsey Graham: Military leaders ‘need to be fired’ if they don’t support my plan for war in Iraq Republican presidential candidate Lindsey Graham suggested over the weekend that he would fire military leaders who did not support his plan to send 10,000 troops back to Iraq. The Washington Post reported on Saturday that military officials had cautioned President Barack Obama against sending combat troops to fight the radical Islamic group ISIS in Iraq. “After the past 12 years in the Middle East, there is a real focus by senior military leaders on understanding what the endgame is,” a military official… View Article

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