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Military coup in Turkey

Military coup in Turkey

By Carlo Muñoz – The Washington Times – Friday, July 15, 2016 Members of Turkey’s armed forces said they had taken control of the country, but Turkish officials said the coup attempt had been repelled early Saturday morning in a night of violence that left at least 17 dead, according to state-run media. See Photos: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/photo-essays/2016-07-15/scenes-from-turkey-as-army-attempts-to-seize-control Explosions, […]

Father, son from Texas killed in France attack

Father, son from Texas killed in France attack

AUSTIN, check Texas — An Austin area father and son were two of at least 84 people who were killed Thursday when a truck drove through a crowd celebrating Bastille Day in Nice, France, according to friends and relatives. Sean Copeland, 51, and his 11-year-old son Brodie were in Nice on a family vacation, the […]

Government Grid Operator Scrambles After Security Risks Are Exposed

Government Grid Operator Scrambles After Security Risks Are Exposed

Officials working for a government-run electric grid operator are scrambling to respond to a scathing Wall Street Journal expose on the poor security at critical electricity substations across the country. “Today, order the Wall Street Journal ran a long anticipated piece on grid security featuring Liberty Substation break-ins in 2013 and 2014, find ” Mark […]

Terror: Truck Crashes into Crowd Celebrating Bastille Day, At Least 60 Dead (Update 80 Dead in Nice, France)

Terror: Truck Crashes into Crowd Celebrating Bastille Day, At Least 60 Dead (Update 80 Dead in Nice, France)

LATEST UPDATE Barney Henderson Chris Graham 15 JULY 2016 • 2:59AM (France) Everything we know so far on Friday morning Truck crashes into crowd at Bastille Day celebration in Nice 77 people killed, including children Counter-terrorist investigators leading the probe Driver ‘was 31-year-old man from Nice of Tunisian origin’ Donald Trump: ‘It’s only getting worse’ […]

Bernie Sanders: I ‘doubt’ I’ll be Hillary Clinton V.P. pick

Bernie Sanders: I ‘doubt’ I’ll be Hillary Clinton V.P. pick

Sen. Bernard Sanders said he doubts he’s going to be selected as Hillary Clinton’s running mate but said he’d like to see the “most progressive person possible” in the role. Asked on ABC’s “Good Morning America” Wednesday if he’s open to being Mrs. Clinton’s running mate, Mr. Sanders said: “That issue has not been raised […]

Obama admin. sent taxpayer money to campaign to oust Netanyahu

Obama admin. sent taxpayer money to campaign to oust Netanyahu

The State Department paid hundreds of thousands of dollars in taxpayers grants to an Israeli group that used the money to build a campaign to oust Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in last year’s Israeli parliamentary elections, a congressional investigation concluded Tuesday. Some $350,000 was sent to OneVoice, ostensibly to support the group’s efforts to back […]

GOP delegate wins federal suit affecting presidential nomination

GOP delegate wins federal suit affecting presidential nomination

By George Miller Donald Trump won a significant majority of delegates in the primary season, even with all the fighting over them. It was three times the number won by his nearest competitor, Rafael “Ted” Cruz. With the RNC national convention coming up in a week, it changes the playing field somewhat, but probably not […]

US lemon growers feel squeezed by plan for Argentine imports

US lemon growers feel squeezed by plan for Argentine imports

WASHINGTON — California lemon growers and their allies are seeking reinforcements in their campaign against proposed imports from Argentina. Now both sides in this cross-border citrus clash will get more time to rally. On Monday, the U.S. Department of Agriculture extended until Aug. 10 a public comment period that’s already revealed deep anxiety within the […]

Local Investigation Reveals Pricey Wind Turbine Only Powered 8 Homes

Local Investigation Reveals Pricey Wind Turbine Only Powered 8 Homes

A taxpayer-funded Wisconsin wind turbine only generated enough electricity to power eight homes, salve according to an investigation published Monday by a local Fox affiliate. Fox News 11 in Green Bay investigated a now shut-down wind turbine built “10 years ago at a cost of $127, price 000.” The investigation found that about half the […]

No racial bias in police shootings, study by Harvard professor shows

No racial bias in police shootings, study by Harvard professor shows

A study by a Harvard professor released this month found no evidence of racial bias in police shootings even though officers were more likely to interact physically with non-whites than whites. The paper for the National Bureau of Economic Research, diagnosis which examined thousands of incidents at 10 large police departments in California, adiposity Florida […]