Top investment banker at BofA nominated for Commerce Dept job

ShareThis Mega barf alert! Top investment banker at BofA nominated for Commerce Dept job 08 Nov 2013 The White House said on Thursday that it has nominated a senior investment banking executive at Bank of America Corp to a high-level position at the Commerce Department. President Barack Obama picked Stefan Selig, executive vice chairman of […]

FBI offers $20K reward for stolen SWAT weapons

ShareThis FBI offers $ 20K reward for stolen SWAT weapons 07 Nov 2013 The FBI is offering a reward of up to $ 20,000 for information leading to the recovery of two weapons stolen overnight from an FBI SWAT team emergency response vehicle parked in Andover. The FBI said Thursday the stolen government weapons are […]

Russia sends Olympic torch to space

Russian Soyuz rocket flies Olympic torch to space station By Alissa de Carbonnel | Reuters A three-man crew took the Olympic torch to the International Space Station on a Russian rocket on Thursday, ready to send it on its first space walk in a showcase for the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi. An onboard camera […]

Mandatory flu shots worry UNM Hospital employees

ShareThis Mandatory flu shots worry UNM Hospital employees 08 Nov 2013 University of New Mexico Hospital employees…object to being told the flu vaccination is now mandatory, and they want clarification about who pays if an employee has an adverse reaction. That was the message delivered Thursday from the workers’ union, District 1199 NM of the […]

Marines ID Gunman, 2 Victims in Va. Base Shooting

ShareThis Marines ID Gunman, 2 Victims in Va. Base Shooting –Military officials have not released a motive for the shooting. 24 Mar 2013 A Marine who shot two of his colleagues to death and then killed himself was a tactics instructor at a school that tests Marines who want to become officers, military officials said […]

Afghan official says member of government-backed militia has shot and killed 5 colleagues

ShareThis Afghan official says member of government-backed militia has shot and killed 5 colleagues 22 Mar 2013 An Afghan official says a member of the country’s government-backed militia has shot and killed five of his colleagues. Badhis provincial government spokesman Mirwais Mirzakwal told The Associated Press on Friday that the shooting happened Thursday morning in […]

Blast kills Polish soldier wounds another in Afghanistan

ShareThis Blast kills Polish soldier wounds another in Afghanistan 20 Mar 2013 An improvised explosive device has killed one US-led polish soldier and wounded another in Afghanistan’s central-eastern province of Ghazni, Poland’s Defense Ministry says. The Polish trooper Pawel Ordynski died when a mine went off under his armored vehicle as he was patrolling an […]

Obama Birth Certificate and Selective Service Card Faked, Sheriff Joe Arpaio Concludes

2012 just started looking a lot like 2008 all over again. Controversial sheriff Joe Arpaio of Maricopa County, Ariz., declared President Barack Obama’s birth certificate and Selective Service card fakes Thursday, according to the Washington Times. Arpaio says his investigators used law enforcement tools to test the authenticity of Obama’s identity documents, working on their […]

Andrew Breitbart dead at 43

Kurt Nimmo | Infowars Soros, Media Matters and the so-called “liberal” side of the establishment media can now breathe a sigh of relief – one of their most vexatious enemies has shuffled off the mortal coil. Andrew Breitbart is dead at the age of 43. He collapsed near his house in the Brentwood neighborhood of […]

Forcing Defendant to Decrypt Hard Drive Is Unconstitutional, Appeals Court Rules

By David Kravets, Wired.com Forcing a criminal suspect to decrypt hard drives so their contents can be used by prosecutors is a breach of the Fifth Amendment right against compelled self-incrimination, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday. It was the nation’s first appellate court to issue such a finding. And the outcome comes a day […]