Could Kenya have prevented the hotel siege?

Tuesday’s attack in Kenya raises questions about whether lessons have been learned from past incidents. Full Story Here BBC News- World January 20, 2019 10:57 am Support Us

How will history judge President Trump?

Two years into a history-defying presidency, the BBC’s Nick Bryant assesses how Donald Trump may be remembered. Full Story Here BBC Front Page January 20, 2019 10:57 am Support Us

When America agreed on a border barrier

The battle over the border fence has shut down the government – so how did we get here? Full Story Here BBC Front Page January 20, 2019 10:57 am Support Us

Can anyone ‘own’ the Moon?

Companies and countries are looking at mining the surface of the Moon for precious materials. Full Story Here BBC Front Page January 20, 2019 10:57 am Support Us

Magpul Announces New Products for CZ Scorpion EVO 3

Magpul Announces New Products for CZ Scorpion EVO 3 U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- When we see something we can make better, we do it. In this case, we’ve taken three parts of the CZ Scorpion EVO 3 and done just that. PMAG 35 EV9 – CZ Scorpion EVO 3 brings optimal round stack geometry to the… Read More

CBS Minimizes the Rampant Anti-Semitism of Women’s March Organizers

Just a day after they tried to shame Second Lady Karen Pence for working at a Christian school, the CBS Evening News took time out of their Thursday broadcast to try and downplay the rampant and well-documented anti-Semitic and racist bent of the Women’s March organizers. CBS finally found the topic over a month after a… Read More

AP fact check: Trump revisits old fictions about Iran money – PBS NewsHour

AP fact check: Trump revisits old fictions about Iran money  PBS NewsHour President Donald Trump is recycling familiar fictions concerning the Iran nuclear deal as he lashes out at a Republican senator who criticized him and a U.S. … Full Story Here Google Fact Check January 20, 2019 10:56 am Support Us

Trump’s Budget Wouldn’t Erase Deficits, CBO Said – FactCheck.org

Trump’s Budget Wouldn’t Erase Deficits, CBO Said  FactCheck.org Under President Donald Trump’s proposed budget for fiscal year 2018, there would have been hundreds of billions of dollars in deficits each year from 2018 to … Full Story Here Google Fact Check January 20, 2019 10:56 am Support Us

The Inaccuracies in Pompeo’s Cairo Speech – The New York Times

The Inaccuracies in Pompeo’s Cairo Speech  The New York Times Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, in a major speech in Cairo on Thursday, rebuked the Obama administration’s policies in the Middle East and hailed the … Full Story Here Google Fact Check January 20, 2019 10:56 am Support Us

Trump speech: Times and AP bungled their fact checks — badly – Vox.com

Trump speech: Times and AP bungled their fact checks — badly  Vox.com Fact-checkers wandered into false equivalency territory Tuesday night after President Trump’s Oval Office address on immigration and Democrats’ response to it. Full Story Here Google Fact Check January 20, 2019 10:56 am Support Us

Clyburn: Dems Did Not Rush to Judgment Over BuzzFeed Report

On this weekend’s broadcast of “Fox News Sunday,” Rep. Jim Clyburn (D-SC) said Democrats did not rush to judgment when a BuzzFeed News report said President Donald Trump instructed his former lawyer to lie to Congress. Special counsel Robert Mueller’s office has disputed the BuzzFeed report. Clyburn said, “When you preface your statement with ‘if this… Read More

Palestinian TV: Shopping at Israeli-Built Mall Akin to Treason

Palestine TV, the Palestinian Authority’s official channel, has broadcast an image that equates shopping at a new mall in East Jerusalem, built by Israeli supermarket king Rami Levy, with treason. Full Story Here Breitbart January 20, 2019 10:43 am Support Us

Tornado Ravages Alabama Town, Injuring at Least One

A tornado ravaged the town of Wetumpka, Alabama, on Saturday afternoon, injuring at least one and causing significant damage to buildings in the area. Full Story Here Breitbart January 20, 2019 10:43 am Support Us

Homeland Security Chair Thompson: Dem Are Not Ruling Out Supporting a Wall

Sunday on ABC’s “This Week,” House Homeland Security Committee chairman Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-MS) said he “would not rule out a wall in certain instances” as part of a deal to end the partial government shutdown. Discussing President Donald Trump proposal on immigration and border security, Thompson said, “I don’t think Democrats are opposed to any… Read More

Singapore Plans to Buy F-35 Fighter Jets to Replace F-16 Fleet

Full Story Here Yahoo News January 20, 2019 10:43 am Support Us The Air Force’s F-16s that were in service since 1998 will retire soon after 2030, Defense Minister Ng Eng Hen said in a Facebook post the same day. Singapore has an annual defense budget of S$14.76 billion ($10.9 billion), the Straits Times reported… Read More

Shutdown hits home for Trump; he lives in government housing

Full Story Here Yahoo News January 20, 2019 10:43 am Support Us WASHINGTON (AP) — The partial government shutdown is hitting home for President Donald Trump in a very personal way. He lives in government-run housing, after all. Full Story Here Yahoo News January 20, 2019 10:43 am Support Us

Six suspects in court over Nairobi hotel attack

Full Story Here Yahoo News January 20, 2019 10:43 am Support Us Six suspects, including a Canadian national, appeared in a Kenyan court on Friday in connection with a radical Islamist attack on a Nairobi hotel complex that left 21 dead. A magistrate granted a request from the prosecution to detain four men and one… Read More

Russia agrees for Germany, France to monitor Kerch Strait: Lavrov

Full Story Here Yahoo News January 20, 2019 10:43 am Support Us Russia on Friday said it had agreed for France and Germany to monitor shipping traffic in the Kerch Strait following a naval confrontation between Moscow and Kiev last year. Russian ships fired on and seized three Ukrainian navy vessels in the narrow strait… Read More

Knee pain prompts Lindsey Vonn to consider immediate retirement

What was evident all weekend for Lindsey Vonn became clear to everyone else on Sunday. The American skier’s surgically repaired knees simply don’t let her apply the power she requires to win races anymore. The pain is too severe; the psychological impact too much to bear; her pride too great. No… Full Story Here Chicago… Read More

Bling and beauty: Dakar’s fashion comes of age – photo essay

Photojournalist Finbarr O’Reilly has been covering Dakar fashion week for over a decade. He charts the city’s burgeoning style scene Alongside its golden beaches, glitzy nightclubs and vibrant music scene, Senegal’s capital, Dakar, is emerging as a key African fashion hub. Continue reading… Full Story Here Guardian.CO.UK-TOP Stories January 20, 2019 10:42 am Support Us

The Times’ boys’ basketball rankings

A look at the top 25 high school boys’ basketball teams in the Southland: Rk. SCHOOL (W-L) Comment (last rank) 1. SIERRA CANYON (21-1) vs. Fla. Montverde at MA., Monday (1) 2. WESTCHESTER (18-1) vs. Fairfax, Friday (2) 3. RANCHO CHRISTIAN (18-2) vs. Ga. McEachern at MA, Monday (7) 4. CORONA CENTENNIAL… Full Story Here… Read More

Is this the least romantic weekend ever?

Justin Rowlatt’s wife suggested a cheeky New Year break. “Surprise me,” she said. He did. Full Story Here BBC News- World January 20, 2019 10:42 am Support Us

England’s Shields a doubt for Six Nations opener

Flanker Brad Shields is a doubt for England’s Six Nations opener against Ireland after pulling out of Wasps’ Champions Cup match against Leinster on Sunday. Full Story Here BBC Front Page January 20, 2019 10:42 am Support Us

After Praising Pelosi’s ‘Power Play’, Nets Bash Trump’s ‘Petty Feud’

When Speaker Pelosi called for the State of the Union address to be postponed, network morning show anchors celebrated it as a “bold” move and a “power play” — until they needed an excuse to criticize the President for retaliating. President Trump responded Thursday to Pelosi’s move by cancelling her military flight overseas, prompting those… Read More

BuzzFeed Tells CNN Their Story Is Right, But Otherwise… No Comment

BuzzFeed Editor Ben Smith and reporter Anthony Cormier both appeared on Brian Stelter’s Reliable Sources this morning to talk about the Thursday night report that has dominated the weekend news cycle. The BuzzFeed News story, which has since received a rare (and full) denial from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s office, claimed that Donald Trump told Michael… Read More

It’s Time to Re-read Teddy Roosevelt on Immigration

Guest post by Ted Malloch author of Davos, Aspen and Yale Almost all Americans agree that Theodore Roosevelt was a great President. That’s why his face is carved into the side of Mount Rushmore. More than any previous president, TR grappled with the issue of immigration. Like President Trump today, in many ways it came… Read More

Saving the best for last: Sunday reflection

This morning’s Gospel reading is John 2:1–11: There was a wedding at Cana in Galilee, and the mother of Jesus was there. Jesus and his disciples were also invited to the wedding. When the wine ran short, the mother of Jesus said to him, “They have no wine.” And Jesus said to her, “Woman, how… Read More

Trump Administration Distorts the Facts On Climate Report – FactCheck.org

Trump Administration Distorts the Facts On Climate Report  FactCheck.org Since the National Climate Assessment dropped on Black Friday, members of the Trump administration have inaccurately attacked the report for lacking … Full Story Here Google Fact Check January 20, 2019 10:41 am Support Us

Fact Check: Trump’s Emergency Powers And The Border Wall – NPR

Fact Check: Trump’s Emergency Powers And The Border Wall  NPR President Trump has suggested that he might resort to using “emergency” powers to build his border wall if he is not able to reach agreement on funding with … Full Story Here Google Fact Check January 20, 2019 10:41 am Support Us

FACT CHECK: Trump Speech On Border Security ‘Crisis’ Amid Shutdown – NPR

FACT CHECK: Trump Speech On Border Security ‘Crisis’ Amid Shutdown  NPR President Trump used his first prime-time address from the Oval Office to make the case for a $5.7 billion border wall. That demand and Democrats’ opposition … Full Story Here Google Fact Check January 20, 2019 10:41 am Support Us

Video: FactChecking Trump’s Immigration Address – FactCheck.org

Video: FactChecking Trump’s Immigration Address  FactCheck.org In this video, we review four statements that President Donald Trump made during his national address on illegal immigration. In his Jan. 8 speech, the president … Full Story Here Google Fact Check January 20, 2019 10:41 am Support Us

Fact-checking the DHS border presentation – CNN

Fact-checking the DHS border presentation  CNN Washington (CNN) The Trump administration is continuing to raise alarm about the situation along the southern US border, as it urges Congress to provide … Full Story Here Google Fact Check January 20, 2019 10:41 am Support Us

Misleading Border Crime Statistic – FactCheck.org

Misleading Border Crime Statistic  FactCheck.org U.S. Border Patrol encountered 6,259 immigrants with criminal convictions, many of them for illegal entry charges, in fiscal 2018, according to the most recent … Full Story Here Google Fact Check January 20, 2019 10:41 am Support Us

IRS workers beckoned to involuntary servitude

IRS employees are among the 800,000 federal employees not being paid. Now, an increasing number of them are being told they must work without pay. Full Story Here Washington Post January 20, 2019 10:28 am Support Us

Fire at French ski resort of Courchevel kills two

Pre-dawn blaze injures 22 others and forces evacuation of almost 60 resort workers Two people have died and 22 others have been injured after fire swept through a building in the French ski resort of Courchevel. The fire spread rapidly after breaking out on an upper floor of the building, housing nearly 60 resort workers… Read More

Native American mocked by students in Maga hats – video report

A group of Kentucky students in Washington DC for an anti-abortion rally have been filmed harassing a Native American who was singing and drumming. The group were filmed surrounding Nathan Phillips, and one teenager wearing a Maga hat can be seen standing in front of Phillips and staring into his face while smiling Outcry after… Read More

Letter: Zhores Medvedev obituary

Zhores Medvedev was a staunch supporter of the journal Labour Focus on Eastern Europe, set up in 1977 to provide a vehicle for leftwing support for dissidents in central and eastern Europe in the wake of the Polish strikes of 1976 and the formation of Charter 77 in Czechoslovakia. He remained on the international editorial… Read More

Why are there fuel shortages in Mexico?

After a deadly pipeline blast, a new policy designed to crack down on fuel theft is drawing scrutiny. Full Story Here BBC Front Page January 20, 2019 10:27 am Support Us

Dakota Solutions Outdoors to Display Mossy Oak Game Xtractor at SHOT Show

Dakota Solutions Outdoors to Display Mossy Oak Game Xtractor at SHOT Show WEST POINT, MS – -(AmmoLand.com)- Dakota Solutions Outdoors is proud to feature the all-new Mossy Oak GameXtractor at its booth (#4360) during the the National Shooting Sports Foundation’s 2019 SHOT Show. This purposeful big-game tool designed to simplify the job hunters face immediately… Read More

Telemundo Trashes Don Jr.’s ‘Shameful’ Support for Wall

For Telemundo and the rest of the liberal media, there is apparently only one way to interpret statements by Donald Trump, Jr. in support of his father’s policies: the worst possible way. That was certainly the case following President Trump’s Oval Office speech on the need for building additional wall on the nation’s southern border. In… Read More

President Trump on Buzzfeed Debacle: It’s Going to Take a Long Time for Mainstream Media to Restore Its Credibility – Hurts Me to See That (VIDEO)

BuzzFeed got nuked by Mueller’s office on Friday night after the liberal media platform floated a fake news Trump-Cohen-Moscow report late Thursday night. BuzzFeed dropped some late night ‘Trump-Russia’ fake news on Thursday after the media and Democrats’ rough day dealing with ‘Air Pelosi.’ The latest fake news story from BuzzFeed had the Democrats and… Read More

Report: Trump is prepared to compromise in order to secure border wall funding

President Donald Trump will use his address from the White House Diplomatic Reception Room on Saturday to propose an immigration compromise with Democrats, Axios reported. Trump’s announcement comes as the partial government shutdown enters its fifth week. The government shut down several days before Christmas over a stalemate between Trump and Democrats. The president says… Read More

Advertiser drops Ben Shapiro’s show because he read their ad at a pro-life event

Conservative commentator Ben Shapiro is pro-life. He vocally opposes abortion. Anyone paying even a little bit of attention should be very clear about that. Quip, a toothbrush company that sponsored Shapiro’s podcast, apparently hadn’t been paying attention. Quip announced Friday that it would no longer purchase advertising time on Shapiro’s show after he read their… Read More

WATCH: Women’s March leaders accused of anti-Semitism promote anti-Israel hate

National leaders of the Women’s March movement who are accused of deep-rooted anti-Semitism appeared to promote anti-Israel hate during a Women’s March event in Washington, D.C., on Saturday. What happened? While speaking on stage, Linda Sarsour declared her support for the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement, an international boycott that seeks to force Israel to… Read More

Social Posts Distort Facts of 2013 Shutdown – FactCheck.org

Social Posts Distort Facts of 2013 Shutdown  FactCheck.org Viral Facebook posts say that former President Barack Obama “shut down the government to force Obamacare.” That’s misleading. Full Story Here Google Fact Check January 20, 2019 10:26 am Support Us

Facing Populist Assault, Global Elites Regroup in Davos

DAVOS, Switzerland—As the world’s financial and political elites convene here in the Swiss Alps for the World Economic Forum, their vision of ever-closer commercial and political ties is under attack — and the economic outlook is darkening. Britain’s political system has been thrown into chaos as the country negotiates a messy divorce from the European… Read More

Trump: The Canary In The Coal Mine

If Trump is stopped, America will know just how dangerous the Deep State is. Full Story Here Infowars January 20, 2019 10:14 am Support Us

Feds’ twilight zone — working without pay

Federal employees required to work without pay during the partial government shutdown are in a twilight zone. They can’t stay home. They can’t strike. They can’t take a second job, if they’re working mandatory overtime, such as some correctional officers. Full Story Here Washington Post January 20, 2019 10:13 am Support Us

Major CTA delays after switching problem

Major delays hit multiple train lines Sunday morning after a switching issue near the Jarvis stop. There were no injuries and passengers on the stopped train just north of the station at 1523 W. Jarvis Ave. were moved off, authorities said, but the minor incident caused major delays. By 10 a.m…. Full Story Here Chicago… Read More

Roger Federer Defeated By 20-Year-Old Stefanos Tsitsipas in Australian Open

(MELBOURNE, Australia) — Even as his uninterrupted dominance of yore dissipated, even as he took the occasional break, Roger Federer always mattered more often than not in the closing days of Grand Slam tournaments. Until lately, that is. Until, at age 37, he was outplayed in the Australian Open’s fourth round by a much younger… Read More

World’s oldest man dies in Japan aged 113

Masazo Nonaka, who enjoyed watching sumo wrestling and eating sweets, died at home The world’s oldest man has died at his home, a hot springs on Japan’s northern main island of Hokkaido, at the age of 113. His family said Masazo Nonaka died peacefully from natural causes in the early hours of Sunday while sleeping… Read More

Jacquemus menswear is all work and no play in Paris

French designer’s first men’s autumn/winter range focuses on reality and shuns fantasy On the final morning of the Paris shows, Jacquemus, the French label known for putting women in huge hats and men in tiny shorts, showed its first autumn/winter menswear collection. The show was titled Le Meunier (‘the miller’) and the invitation arrived with… Read More

Bill Shorten to make local jobs pitch as Queensland bus tour continues

Companies bidding for government projects worth more than $10m will be required to look for local workers first under Labor Labor would require firms to first look for local workers before filling skills shortages in a bid to use $50bn of government contracts to encourage local employment. Bill Shorten will announce Labor’s beefed up procurement… Read More

Tough times for Amsterdam sex business

The Dutch worry that part of central Amsterdam is now just a sleazy tourist trap. Full Story Here BBC Front Page January 20, 2019 10:12 am Support Us

Please VOTE For Anthony Colandro for the 2019 NRA Board of Directors

Editor’s Note: Anthony Colandro has the endorsement of AmmoLand News for election to the 2019 NRA Board of directors. Anthony is the type of no-nonsense Jersey-bull-dog we need fighting for our rights on the NRA-BOD. Bullet vote for Colandro. Anthony Colandro for the 2019 NRA Board of Directors New Jersey – -(AmmoLand.com)- Before I begin,… Read More

The RedState Box Office Report – Cracks In The Mirror

  For the MLK weekend (kids out of school, so a bonus day of audiences) Hollywood likes to roll the dice a little in an otherwise dismal month. Studios might either position a hoped-for moderate hit with the extra day, or at least give a losing effort some chance at earning what little money it… Read More

Years later, 15 people charged in connection with Flint Water crisis

Fifteen state, local, and federal government workers have been charged as part of an investigation into the causes of lead poisoning that contaminated the water supply of Flint, Michigan. What’s the background? In April 2014, the City of Flint Michigan began taking its water from the Flint River instead of getting it from Detroit. Residents… Read More

Comedian Chad Prather gives his take on Gillette’s ‘toxic masculinity’ ad and ‘phony feminism’

In this video, comedian Chad Prather discussed the recent controversy surrounding Gillette’s latest ad that outright condemned “toxic masculinity,” calling it “phony feminism.” According to Prather, “phony feminism” is the driving force behind the outrage of modern-day feminism. Prather explained how this form of feminism takes direct aim at men, emasculating men in its aggressive… Read More

FactChecking Trump’s Immigration Address – FactCheck.org

FactChecking Trump’s Immigration Address  FactCheck.org In a national address, President Donald Trump called on Congress to provide $5.7 billion for a border wall to address what he called a “crisis” on the border. Full Story Here Google Fact Check January 20, 2019 10:11 am Support Us

Britain’s 97-year-old Prince Philip photographed driving without wearing a seatbelt — days after he was in serious rollover crash

British police have spoken with Prince Philip after the husband of Queen Elizabeth II was photographed apparently driving without wearing a seatbelt — just two days after he was involved in a serious rollover car crash. British media on Saturday published a photograph showing the 97-year-old royal… Full Story Here Chicago Tribune January 20, 2019… Read More

Watch actress Rachel Brosnahan of Highland Park make her ‘SNL’ hosting debut

Rachel Brosnahan plays a housewife-turned-stand-up-comedian on the Amazon series “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” but she didn’t really get to show off her comedic chops in her “Saturday Night Live” hosting debut. Brosnahan, who grew up in suburban Highland Park, wasn’t part of Saturday’s cold open… Full Story Here Chicago Tribune January 20, 2019 9:58 am… Read More

Somalia: dozens of al-Shabaab fighters killed in airstrike, says US

Attack follows extremist group’s assault on hotel complex in Nairobi, which killed 21 people A US airstrike in Somalia has killed 52 Islamic militants from al-Shabaab, military officials have said. The strike comes days after a deadly attack by the extremist organisation on a luxury hotel complex in Nairobi, Kenya. Continue reading… Full Story Here… Read More

Amateur footage captures blaze at French ski resort – video

Two people have died and a dozen more injured in a fire at the French ski resort of Courchevel, according to officials. A witness who was staying at a hotel opposite the burning building captured this footage of the pre-dawn fire Fire at French ski resort of Courchevel kills twoContinue reading… Full Story Here Guardian.CO.UK-TOP… Read More

Derry bomb attack: Northern Ireland police arrest two men

Police say they were given only 10-minute warning before Saturday night explosion Police in Northern Ireland have arrested two men in connection with Saturday night’s car bomb in Derry city. The suspects, both in their 20s, were detained early on Sunday after what police called an “unbelievably reckless” attack outside a courthouse in the heart… Read More

The drug that saved the people who overdosed in Chico

Chico police officers knew they had only minutes to act when they pulled up to the house where someone had called 911. Limp bodies were splayed inside, in the backyard and in the garage. Some people looked pale and felt cold to the touch; others had stopped breathing. One person’s skin had turned… Full Story… Read More

Investigation Without A Cause

Art by Michael Ramirez Investigation Without A Cause Get Trump USA –-(Ammoland.com)- Investigation Without A Cause. President Trump on Saturday unleashed an extended assault on the F.B.I. and the special counsel’s investigation. We all know he had been and continues to be framed by disgraced “losers” at the bureau’s highest levels. Did you enjoy this… Read More

Poll: 58 Percent of Americans Feel ‘Misunderstood by the News Media’

In a Pew Research Center poll released Friday, a majority of Americans and nearly three-quarters of Republicans responded that “news organizations don’t understand people like them” and not only that, but this disturbing answer came regardless of their news consumption habits. When asked whether “news organizations understand people like them,” 40 percent of Americans polled… Read More

Houston homeowner shoots burglars attempting to break in, kills three

A Houston homeowner single-handedly shot at least four suspected burglars and killed three of them when they tried to break into his home on Saturday, KHOU-TV reported. What happened? The suspects reportedly tried to force their way into the house at Sherman Street near 71st Street around 12:45 a.m. Saturday, reports state. The homeowner told… Read More

Trump’s factual emergency: Weekly fact check – ABC News

Trump’s factual emergency: Weekly fact check  ABC News President Donald Trump dominated the news this week with a prime-time speech, a trip to the border, and gaggles with reporters – offering plenty of claims to fact … Full Story Here Google Fact Check January 20, 2019 9:56 am Support Us

The Shutdown Showdown!

Trump and the establishment are going head to head over the border wall. Full Story Here Infowars January 20, 2019 9:44 am Support Us