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Jan 30, 2013 Comments Off Toro520

Via CNS News: (CNSNews.com) – A report from the Social Security Administration Inspector General (IG) found 4,317 instances where a non-citizen was able to obtain two Social Security numbers, including 542 instances that happened since 2001. “We identified 4,317 instances where the Numident record of 2 SSNs assigned to noncitizens contained matching first, middle, and last names; ...

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Jan 30, 2013 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from ABC News: Today's hearing is a showdown on guns, featuring two powerful but conflicting forces in the gun control movement. Giffords' husband will also testify, as will Wayne LaPierre, the fiery executive vice president and CEO of the National Rifle Association. They will testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee today in the first ...

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Jan 25, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from On The Money: resident Obama is likely to announce soon that Sylvia Mathews Burwell will be his next budget director, sources said Friday. Burwell is a veteran of the Clinton administration, where she served as deputy director of the Office of Management and Budget. She is a close associate of former Clinton Treasury ...

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Jan 25, 2013 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from The New York Daily News: Closeups of Secretary of State Hillary Clinton taken during her Senate testimony Wednesday revealed that she may be seeing double. As she testified about the Sept. 11 attack on the U.S. Consulate in Libya, the secretary of state appeared to have tiny vertical lines etched onto the left ...

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Jan 23, 2013 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy

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Jan 19, 2013 Comments Off Pat Dollard

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. – A suburban New York newspaper that outraged gun owners by posting the names and addresses of residents with handgun permits removed the information from its website Friday. The Journal News took down the data just three days after the state enacted a gun control law that included privacy provisions for permit ...

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Jan 18, 2013 Comments Off spratico

Another installment of editorials from the past week that I thought were worthy of sharing; S.E. Cupp does a good job of explaining why kids are the way they are today. Not only do they not fear consequences for their actions, but they see a culture that sometimes rewards degenerate behavior. And, of course, this devil-may-care ...

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Jan 18, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) -- About 60 foreign hostages are still unaccounted for three days into a bloody siege with Islamic militants at a gas plant deep in the Sahara, Algeria's state news service said Friday. The militants, meanwhile, offered to trade two American hostages for terror figures jailed in the United States, according to a ...

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Jan 15, 2013 Comments Off Tom Ferrari

Lexington Herald-Leader FRANKFORT — An Eastern Kentucky sheriff said Saturday that he will not enforce any new gun control laws that he considers unconstitutional. Asked whether such a stance makes him more a judge than a law-enforcement official, Jackson County Sheriff Denny Peyman said he has "a team of attorneys to step up with me if necessary ...

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Jan 14, 2013 Comments Off iResist

WND - The blogosphere has exploded with outrage in response to news that Walmart is suspending ammunition sales in anticipation of the Obama administration’s gun-control recommendations to Congress – but the retail giant tells WND the reports aren’t true. “That information is inaccurate,” said Ashley Hardie, a spokeswoman located at Walmart’s corporate headquarters in Bentonville, Ark. WND ...

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Jan 12, 2013 Comments Off Pat Dollard

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A top adult film producer sued Los Angeles County on Friday over a voter-approved measure requiring porn actors to wear condoms, saying the law infringes on their First Amendment rights and was driving the industry out of southern California. Vivid Entertainment, which was joined in the lawsuit by porn stars Kayden Kross ...

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Jan 11, 2013 Comments Off Spit Stixx

Excerpted from Front Page Mag: Scott Swirling was the head of the National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association from 1981 to 1991. The NFPRHA is a national umbrella organization based out of D.C. that makes policy and conducts legal fights on abortion issues. And lately, Scott has been showing off what a good family ...

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Jan 11, 2013 Comments Off Spit Stixx

CNSNews.com) - A new Justice Department study looking at violent crimes committed against “youth”—defined as Americans from 12 to 17 years of age—discovered that the rate of "serious violent crime" committed against youth by a perpetrator using a firearm dropped 95 percent from 1994 to 2010. The study—“Violent Crime Against Youth, 1994-2010”--also discovered that American ...

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Jan 11, 2013 Comments Off Infidel

Excerpted from The Hill: Sen. Jay Rockefeller (D-W.Va.) announced Friday that he will not run for reelection in 2014, giving Republicans a prime pickup opportunity in a state that's grown increasingly red in recent years. “As I approach 50 years of public service in West Virginia, I’ve decided that 2014 will be the right moment for ...

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Jan 11, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from The Los Angeles Times: After 85 years, the world's most famous movie theater will finally be living up to its name. Chinese TV maker TCL has paid more than $5 million for the naming rights to the venerable Grauman's Chinese Theatre opened in 1927 by showman Sid Grauman. The Hollywood Boulevard landmark will now be ...

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Jan 11, 2013 Comments Off spratico

New York Times- ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Bomb blasts in two Pakistani cities killed at least 115 people on Thursday and wounded more than 270, offering harrowing evidence of how the country’s myriad internal conflicts could destabilize it as elections approach. People inspect the scene of a bomb blast in the southwestern city of Quetta, where the ...

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Jan 9, 2013 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from The Guardian: US officials have raised the possibility of a complete military withdrawal from Afghanistan for the first time, as President Hamid Karzai arrived in Washington for three days of discussions over military and economic ties. In a briefing for journalists in advance of Karzai's visit, Ben Rhodes, deputy national security adviser, said the ...

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Jan 9, 2013 Comments Off iResist

Yahoo News - NEW YORK—Michael Bloomberg apparently still isn’t happy with the list of people looking to succeed him as mayor of New York City. Last month, it emerged that Bloomberg had unsuccessfully tried to convince Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to replace him at City Hall when his third term expires later this year. But ...

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Jan 9, 2013 Comments Off iResist

Yahoo News (Reuters) - A public school district in Texas can require students to wear locator chips when they are on school property, a federal judge ruled on Tuesday in a case raising technology-driven privacy concerns among liberal and conservative groups alike. U.S. District Judge Orlando Garcia said the San Antonio Northside School District had the ...

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Jan 6, 2013 Comments Off Toro520

ia The Arizona Daily Star: WASHINGTON - Five years after it took effect and more than a year after it was upheld by the U.S. Supreme Court, an Arizona law requiring that businesses check the citizenship of every new hire is often disregarded and rarely enforced. The Legal Arizona Workers Act mandates that every business in the ...

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Jan 6, 2013 Comments Off Spit Stixx

Excerpted from The Hill: The plot to deny Rep. John Boehner (R-Ohio) the Speaker's gavel was "asinine," and the plotters should be kicked out of the GOP conference, a Boehner ally says in a new interview. Former Rep. Steve LaTourette (R-Ohio), who retired last week after nine terms in the House, slammed the conservative wing of ...

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Jan 5, 2013 Comments Off spratico

DailyMail - A sergeant in Saudi Arabia's air force was arrested in Las Vegas after police say he pulled a teenage boy into his hotel room and raped him on New Year’s Eve. Mazen Alotaibi, 23, faces charges including kidnapping, sexual assault with a minor and felony coercion that could get him decades in state prison, ...

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Jan 5, 2013 Comments Off spratico

Naharnet Newsdesk via Agence France Presse - Egyptian security forces have seized U.S.-made anti-tank and surface-to-air missiles destined for Gaza, where militants have said they would acquire more weapons to use against Israel, security officials said on Friday. The officials said six missiles were found hidden in the Sinai, which borders both the Gaza Strip and ...

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Jan 3, 2013 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Via Buzzfeed: From: Joel Hyatt Sent: Wednesday, January 02, 2013 6:37 PM To: currentall Cc: AG Contact Subject: BIG NEWS FOR THE NEW YEAR! Al and I are thrilled and proud to announce that a few ...

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Jan 2, 2013 Comments Off Pat Dollard

House speakers typically don't even vote at all unless it is necessary to break a tie. So it may have been a clarifying moment when speaker of the House John Boehner and House majority leader Eric Cantor parted ways on the deal that ended the long national nightmare known as the fiscal cliff. ... As reports ...

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