Sheldon Adelson de EuroVegas: “A Irán le falta un ataque nuclear”

Adelson: US should drop atomic bomb on Irán Por Maya Shwayder, Jerusalem Post 24 de Octubre de 2013 NUEVA YORK – Participando en un panel de expertos en la Universidad Yeshiva en la noche del martes, Sheldon Adelson, el empresario y dueño del periódico Israel Hayom, sugirió que EEUU debería usar armas nucleares contra Irán […]

Scientists Plan to Create New Bird Flu Strain in Lab

Scientists who sparked an outcry when they created easier-to-spread versions of the bird flu want to try such experiments again, this time using a worrisome new strain known as H7N9. Since it broke out in March in China, the bird flu strain has infected more than 130 people and killed 43. Such research is allowed […]

GOP-run House panel finds Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt

ShareThis Breaking: GOP-run House panel finds Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt 20 Jun 2012 The House Government Oversight and Reform Committee has voted along party lines, 23-17, to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress for refusing comply with a subpoena for documents related to the Fast and Furious George W. Bush […]

CIA Declines Lawmakers’ Request for Information on Leaks

ShareThis CIA Declines Lawmakers’ Request for Information on Leaks 08 Jun 2012 The CIA won’t respond to a U.S. House Intelligence Committee request for information about leaks of classified data, said Representative Mike Rogers (R-MI), the panel’s chairman. The committee had asked about last month’s disclosure of information on an intelligence operation that thwarted plans […]

Oil companies win NAFTA fight over local investment

ShareThis Oil companies win NAFTA fight over local investment –ExxonMobil and Murphy Oil win NAFTA dispute over N.L. research investment demands 01 Jun 2012 A NAFTA panel has ruled against Canada in a case about local investment by oil companies in Newfoundland and Labrador. The panel ruled in favour of Mobil and Murphy Oil over […]

Court blocks release of CIA interrogation methods

ShareThis Court blocks release of CIA interrogation methods 21 May 2012 CIA secret interrogation methods – including detention and harsh questioning torture of suspected terrorists – remain off limits to public release, a federal appeals court ruled Monday. The agency was sued eight years ago to provide details of certain communications describing the use of […]

House Panel Adds $849 Million for Israel’s Missile Defense

ShareThis House Panel Adds $ 849 Million for Israel’s Missile Defense 15 May 2012 The House panel that controls military expenditures proposed a net increase of $ 874 million for weapons over the Pentagon’s budget plans for the year starting Oct. 1. The largest amounts that the House Appropriations Defense subcommittee added in producing a […]

Md. Senate panel votes to raise income tax

From: CBSNews.com Maryland income taxes would rise and a split of teacher pension costs with local governments would be phased in over four years instead of one, under changes to Gov. Martin O’Malley’s budget plan that were approved by the Senate Budget and Taxation Committee on Thursday. The panel also voted to close loopholes that […]

Top 10 Reasons Why the Mafia is Better than the State

Emily delivered the winning rant at the Soapbox Idol competition from Porcfest 2011. Porcfest is short for the Porcupine Freedom Festival which is held annually in NH by the Free State Project. The judges panel included Stefan Molyneux of Freedomain Radio, Carla Gericke of the FSP, and Adam Kokesh of Adam Vs The Man. Also […]

Senate Considers Taxes From Inherited IRAs to Pay for Roads

By Carol Wolf, Bloomberg.com U.S. highway and bridge projects would be financed by tax changes including closing loopholes, forcing early distribution of inherited IRAs and reallocating other tariffs under legislation before a Senate panel today. The panel will also consider an amendment to let the federal vehicle tax rise with inflation. A recommendation to require […]