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Belgian Authorities Knew Everything About Paris Suspects, Didn’t Act

Belgian Authorities Knew Everything About Paris Suspects, Didn’t Act

Belgian authorities didn’t arrest a few Paris terror suspects despite being well aware of their radicalization and attempted trips to Syria. Ibrahim Abdeslam – who blew himself up outside a cafe, killing only himself – was stopped in Turkey earlier this year when attempting to travel to Syria. Law enforcement released him after failing to […]

Obama says gun control to be top issue of final year  

Obama says gun control to be top issue of final year   

 President Obama hopes to make gun control the top issue of his final year in office, saying Americans aren’t more violent than other people but they “have more deadly weapons to act out their rage.” In an interview published Tuesday in GQ magazine, Mr. Obama said easy access to guns is “the only variable” between […]

FBI braces for ISIS holiday terror attacks

FBI braces for ISIS holiday terror attacks

In the wee hours of July 4, cialis FBI counterterrorism agents in the Boston area scrambled to thwart the last of a string of Islamic State terror plots they feared could be conducted during the patriotic holiday or soon after. Just weeks earlier, stuff an agent and Boston officers had shot and killed an ISIS […]

Clinton Foundation files 4 years of amended tax returns to fix errors  

Clinton Foundation files 4 years of amended tax returns to fix errors   

 The Clinton Foundation has voluntarily filed four years of amended tax returns after an error was brought to the organization’s attention. “In addition to filing our 2014 Form 990, after a thorough review, the Foundation has decided to voluntarily amend its returns for 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013. This review was the result of an […]

Tax rates on cellphone service hit record high: report

Tax rates on cellphone service hit record high: report

Forking over $399 for an iPhone is only the beginning: Wireless customers pay an all-time high of nearly 18 percent on average in combined taxes and fees on their cellphone bills. A report released Monday by the non-partisan Tax Foundation found that the combined federal, treat state and local tax burden on wireless service has […]

Robert Bentley says Alabama will not accept Syrian refugees, cites Paris terror attacks

Robert Bentley says Alabama will not accept Syrian refugees, cites Paris terror attacks

Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley, citing the Paris terror attacks, said he will not accept Syrian refugees in his state. In a statement released Sunday night by his office, Mr. Bentley said he “will not place Alabamians at even the slightest, possible risk of an attack on our people.” “After full consideration of this weekend’s attacks […]

Obama’s vow to take in 10,000 Syrian refugees under fire after Paris attack

Obama’s vow to take in 10,000 Syrian refugees under fire after Paris attack

President Obama’s plan to accept 10,000 Syrian refugees is under fire after Friday’s terrorist attack in Paris, with one GOP presidential candidate saying the U.S. should halt its plans as long as it’s not able to assure Americans it can weed out potential terrorists. The Islamic State, which controls significant territory in Syria, has claimed […]

Senate passes bill to improve veterans health care, BUT …..

Senate passes bill to improve veterans health care, BUT …..

Nohemi Gonzalez, Calif. student, killed in Paris attacks; 129 dead, 352 wounded

Nohemi Gonzalez, Calif. student, killed in Paris attacks; 129 dead, 352 wounded

A California State University, Long Beach, student was killed in a string of terrorist attacks in Paris on Friday, the school announced Saturday. Nohemi Gonzalez, 23, an El Monte resident, was a junior studying design during a semester abroad program in the French capital. The school did not give specific details of her passing. “I’m […]

Democratic debate in Iowa: Hillary Clinton refuses to say U.S. is at war with radical Islam  

Democratic debate in Iowa: Hillary Clinton refuses to say U.S. is at war with radical Islam   

DES MOINES, Iowa – Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton refused to say the U.S. is at war with radical Islamic terrorists during the Democratic presidential debate here on Saturday. “I don’t think we’re at war with Islam. I don’t think we’re at war with all Muslims,” Mrs. Clinton said. Pressed by the debate moderator […]