August 31, 2014
Drunk federal agent arrested for brandishing gun

Drunk federal agent arrested for brandishing gun

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Associated Press:

Police say an apparently drunk man arrested after allegedly brandishing a gun on a Burbank street is a federal agent.

According to a police statement, officers responded early Wednesday after someone reported being approached by a very drunk man who pulled out a handgun. The armed man directed the victim to follow him.

The victim managed to run off and the armed suspect was…

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August 31, 2014
California illegaly requiring employer insurance to cover elective abortions

California illegaly requiring employer insurance to cover elective abortions

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AP via Newsbusters:

Health insurance companies in California may not refuse to cover the cost of abortions, state insurance officials have ruled in a reversal of policy stemming from the decision by two Catholic universities to drop elective abortions from their employee health plans.

Although the federal Affordable Care Act does not compel employers to provide workers with health insurance that…

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August 31, 2014
MoCo, PG Counties lead MD in release of unaccompanied immigrant children

MoCo, PG Counties lead MD in release of unaccompanied immigrant children

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Newsbusters reports:

The “Office of Refugee Resettlement” in the government’s Department of Health and Human Services has released a county-by-county list of 29,890 unaccompanied children sent “to safe settings with sponsors (usually family members).” Year-to-date, the number, according to an HHS state-by-state list, is 37,477. This has occurred “while they await immigration proceedings.”

Now…

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August 30, 2014
King Abdullah: Jihadists will be in US in 2 months

King Abdullah: Jihadists will be in US in 2 months

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AFP reports on remarks by the King of Saudia Arabia:

 King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia has warned that the West will be the next target of the jihadists sweeping through Syria and Iraq, unless there is “rapid” action.

“If we ignore them, I am sure they will reach Europe in a month and America in another month,” he said in remarks quoted on Saturday by Asharq al-Awsat daily and Saudi-backed…

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August 30, 2014
Whooping cough outbreak in both VA & MD in DC suburbs

Whooping cough outbreak in both VA & MD in DC suburbs

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Cases of pertussis (whooping cough) have been found in Washington suburbs in both Virginia and Maryland.

From a WTOP report on Montgomery County:

Several Montgomery County School kids have come down with pertussis, also known as whooping cough, and county officials are worried the illness could spread to other students.

Dr. Ulder J. Tillman, health officer for Montgomery County, says they are…

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August 30, 2014
Watch QB DeShaun Watson’s first career Clemson touchdown

Deshaun Watson 30-yard pass was complete to Charone Peake for a TD against Georgia in Athens on 8/30/2014.

Watch QB DeShaun Watson’s first career Clemson touchdown

Deshaun Watson 30-yard pass was complete to Charone Peake for a TD against Georgia in Athens on 8/30/2014.

August 29, 2014
Ben Carson: Might not be a 2016 election if GOP doesn’t win Senate

I recently wrote a piece at Practical Politicking asking whether Dr. Ben Carson is a serious candidate for President in 2016.

Ben Carson: Might not be a 2016 election if GOP doesn’t win Senate

I recently wrote a piece at Practical Politicking asking whether Dr. Ben Carson is a serious candidate for President in 2016.

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August 29, 2014
Funeral Arrangements for Cookie Harris Announced

Funeral Arrangements for Cookie Harris Announced

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A lot of people in Maryland were shocked yesterday about the sudden death of Cookie Harris.

Here’s an announcement on the details of her funeral and visitation arrangements:

A funeral mass will be celebrated for Cookie Harris, wife of Congressman Andy Harris, on Monday, September 1 beginning at 11am at the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen. Private interment to follow.  Visitation will occur Sunday,…

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August 29, 2014
Report: Imminent Attack Warning? ISIS operating across US-Mexico border?

Report: Imminent Attack Warning? ISIS operating across US-Mexico border?

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Judicial Watch via Andrew McCarthy:

Islamic terrorist groups are operating in the Mexican border city of Ciudad Juarez and planning to attack the United States with car bombs or other vehicle born improvised explosive devices (VBIED). High-level federal law enforcement, intelligence and other sources have confirmed to Judicial Watch that a warning bulletin for an imminent terrorist attack on the…

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August 29, 2014
Juveniles charged with burning down Tom Clancy’s home

Juveniles charged with burning down Tom Clancy’s home

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WBAL:

Two male juveniles in southern Maryland have been charged with arson for setting the fire that burned down the unoccupied estate of Tom Clancy in Calvert County.

The two boy, ages 12 and 14, have been charged with Arson 2nd Degree for their involvement with igniting the blaze that destroyed a two story unoccupied wood frame dwelling of the famed writer’s estate.

The fire marshal says the…

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