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California lawmakers vote to pass toughest net neutrality law in the nation

California lawmakers vote to pass toughest net neutrality law in the nation | 31 Aug 2018 | California lawmakers rallied enough votes Friday to pass the nation's toughest net neutrality law to prevent Internet providers from favoring certain websites, setting up a fight with federal regulators who voted last year to erase such rules. If Gov. Jerry Brown (D) signs the law in the coming weeks, California will become the powerhouse in a growing group of states at odds with the Federal Communications Commission in a clash that could end up before the Supreme Court. The legislation, which was the subject of intense lobbying by the broadband industry, would prevent Internet providers from blocking, slowing or favoring certain websites.

Kavanaugh's is preparing for protesters at his hearings during mock drills - report

Kavanaugh's is preparing for protesters at his hearings during mock drills - report | 31 Aug 2018 | Judge Brett Kavanaugh is reportedly undergoing a series of rigorous mock hearings that feature protesters as he prepares for his confirmation hearing to the Supreme Court next week. Politico reported the mock sessions have featured aides role-playing key members of the Senate Judiciary Committee, including mimicking their style of questioning. The mock hearing room is also meant to resemble the actual Senate hearing, with dais, microphones and a clock timing his responses.

Twitter blocks some conservatives, including VP Mike Pence from 'Moments' feature

Twitter blocks some conservatives, including VP Mike Pence from 'Moments' feature | 30 Aug 2018 | Twitter has begun blocking certain conservative accounts from being featured in the platform's "Twitter Moments" section. Accounts affected include Candace Owens, Parkland survivor Kyle Kashuv, and the official account of Vice President Mike Pence. A recent video from Sarah Eaglesfield, a British political activist and commentator, appears to show that Twitter will not allow certain accounts -- primarily conservatives and free speech proponents -- to be added to a new Twitter Moment. The video from Eaglesfield tests a number of accounts...

Reported Russia probe source at center of whistleblower complaint over Pentagon contracts

Reported Russia probe source at center of whistleblower complaint over Pentagon contracts | 29 Aug 2018 | The professor who reportedly assisted the FBI's Russia probe as a confidential source is at the center of a Defense Department whisteblower complaint that alleges government contractor abuses, as well as excessive payments with taxpayer dollars, according to interviews and documents reviewed by Fox News. The complaint was filed by attorney Sean Bigley on behalf of Pentagon lawyer Adam Lovinger. Earlier this month, conservative watchdog Judicial Watch announced it was suing the Defense Department on behalf of Lovinger to force the release of emails and other electronic messages after Lovinger had his security clearance suspended. Bigley, who is representing Lovinger pro bono, said his client flagged the concerns about contractors -- including Stefan Halper, the professor -- as early as 2016, to Lovinger's leadership at the Office of Net Assessment (ONA), which is like an internal Pentagon think tank.

Trump says 'no reason' for costly war games with South Korea, blames China for stalemate with North

Trump says 'no reason' for costly war games with South Korea, blames China for stalemate with North | 29 Aug 2018 | US President Donald Trump has blamed Beijing for the lack of progress on North Korea's denuclearization, saying China has put North Korea "under tremendous pressure" in response to a trade war Trump had started in the first place. The White House statement, posted by Trump in a string of tweets, says that the US President "feels strongly" that Pyongyang has been a subject of "tremendous pressure from China because of our major trade disputes with the Chinese Government." Despite the White House's failure to reach any substantial progress in implementing the loosely worded agreement between North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and Trump, reached at the bilateral summit in June, the statement stresses that Trump believes his relationship with Kim is a "very good and warm one, and there is no reason at this time to be spending large amounts of money on joint US-South Korea war games."

White Helmets accompany large delivery of poisonous chemicals to militants in Syria - MoD

White Helmets accompany large delivery of poisonous chemicals to militants in Syria - MoD | 28 Aug 2018 | A large supply of chemicals has been delivered to the militants in Syria's Idlib with the assistance of the White Helmets aid terrorist group in order to stage a provocation and blame the Syrian government, Russia's Defense Ministry said. The Russian military has received information from several sources in Idlib Province that "a large supply of poisonous agents has been brought to the city of Saraqib on two trucks from the village of Afs," Major-General Aleksey Tsygankov, head of the Russian Center for Reconciliation of the opposing sides in Syria, said in a statement. The chemicals were delivered to an arms depot, used by the militant group Ahrar al-Sham, "accompanied by the eight members of the White Helmets organization," Tsygankov said, adding that the cargo was met by two high-ranked Ahrar al-Sham commanders.

Landmark Seventh Circuit Decision Says Fourth Amendment Applies to Smart Meter Data

Landmark Seventh Circuit Decision Says Fourth Amendment Applies to Smart Meter Data | 25 Aug 2018 | The Seventh Circuit just handed down a landmark opinion, ruling 3-0 that the Fourth Amendment protects energy-consumption data collected by smart meters. Smart meters collect energy usage data at high frequencies--typically every 5, 15, or 30 minutes--and therefore know exactly how much electricity is being used, and when, in any given household. The court recognized that data from these devices reveals intimate details about what's going on inside the home that would otherwise be unavailable to the government without a physical search. The court held that residents have a reasonable expectation of privacy in this data and that the government's access of it constitutes a "search."

Kansas government didn't tell Wichita-area residents their water was contaminated for 6 years

Kansas government didn't tell Wichita-area residents their water was contaminated for 6 years | 26 Aug 2018 | The state allowed hundreds of residents in two Wichita-area neighborhoods to drink contaminated water for years without telling them, despite warning signs of contamination close to water wells used for drinking, washing and bathing. In 2011, while investigating the possible expansion of a Kwik Shop, the state discovered dry cleaning chemicals had contaminated groundwater at 412 W. Grand in Haysville. The Kansas Department of Health and Environment didn't act for more than six years.

Lanny Davis Says He Was a Source for CNN's Trump Tower Story

Lanny Davis Says He Was a Source for CNN's Trump Tower Story --Davis, Cohen's lawyer and spokesperson, said he also regrets lying about his involvement in the story on CNN's air last week. | 27 Aug 2018 | Attorney Lanny Davis says he was an anonymous source in a July CNN story that reported his client, Michael Cohen, had privately claimed that President Trump had advance knowledge of the Trump Tower meeting between his son and Russians -- contradicting Davis's own words on CNN's air last week. In the story, Cohen was reported to claim he had personally witnessed Donald Trump Jr. informing then-candidate Trump about the June 2016 meeting. Such a claim from Cohen would directly contradict Trump's statements about his knowledge of the meeting, where Russians were set to offer dirt on Hillary Clinton. CNN's July 26 story has come under fresh scrutiny in recent days after Davis acknowledged he had served as an anonymous source for multiple news outlets who were seeking to confirm the CNN article in the hours after it published.

US plans to use fake chemical weapons attack to strike Syria - Russian MoD

US plans to use fake chemical weapons attack to strike Syria - Russian MoD | 27 Aug 2018 | The US may have plans to use a fake chemical attack in Syria to hit government forces with airstrikes, the Russian Defense Ministry has said. Washington is already building up strike capability in the Middle East, it said. The warning comes a day after the Russian military said it had information about a looming provocation in Syria's Idlib governorate, which would involve a staged chemical weapons attack. The US earlier warned it would respond to a chemical weapons attack by Syrian government forces with retaliatory strikes, which would be stronger than those conducted by the US, the UK and France in April.

'Foreign specialists' may stage chemical attack in Syria in 2 days to frame Assad - Russian MoD

'Foreign specialists' may stage chemical attack in Syria in 2 days to frame Assad - Russian MoD | 27 Aug 2018 | "Foreign specialists" have arrived in Syria and may stage a chemical attack using chlorine in "the next two days," the Russian Defense Ministry said. This will be filmed for international media to frame Damascus forces. Defense Ministry Spokesman Major General Igor Konashenkov said the operation is planned to unfold in the village of Kafr Zita in Syria's northwestern Hama Province in "the next two days." Konashenkov said that "English-speaking specialists" are already in place to use "poisonous agents." While a group of residents from the north has been transported to Kafr Zita and is currently being prepared "to take part in the staging of the attack" and be filmed suffering from supposed "'chemical munitions' and 'barrel bombs' launched by the Syrian government forces."

Suspect, 2 others dead after mass shooting at Jacksonville video game tournament

Suspect, 2 others dead after mass shooting at Jacksonville video game tournament | 26 Aug 2018 | A gunman killed two people and wounded several others before taking his own life Sunday at a video game tournament in Jacksonville, Fla., authorities said. The suspect has been tentatively identified David Katz, 24, from Baltimore, who was in the area to attend the Madden NFL 19 tournament at Jacksonville Landing. Katz is believed to have opened fire with at least one handgun around 1:30 p.m. ET Sunday inside the restaurant where the tournament was taking place...At least seven others suffered gunshot wounds and were transported to local hospitals, and two additional victims received other injuries.

Tropical Storm Lane retreats from Hawaii, leaves over 45 inches of rain behind

Tropical Storm Lane retreats from Hawaii, leaves over 45 inches of rain behind | 26 Aug 2018 | Lane remains a tropical storm on Sunday morning with sustained winds of 40 mph. Its current storm position is 255 miles west-southwest of Honolulu and moving due west at 8 mph -- slightly faster than it was Saturday morning. Weakening will continue with forecasts predicting that Lane will be a post-tropical low on Monday. Since Wednesday, Lane has dumped 45.8 inches of rain on the eastern side of the Big Island of Hawaii.

Fluoridation is mass medication, NZ Supreme Court rules

Fluoridation is mass medication, NZ Supreme Court rules | 28 June 2018 | Water fluoridation is compulsory mass medication, in breach of human rights, the Supreme Court has ruled by a majority vote. It confirmed that fluoridation is a medical treatment as claimed by opponents for over 60 years. It is not a supplement "just topping up natural levels", as claimed by the Ministry of Health. The impracticality of avoiding fluoridated water makes it compulsory in practice, the majority also ruled. Three judges held that there was conflicting scientific evidence, confirming that the science is NOT settled. Chief Justice Sian Elias then held that fluoridation was not prescribed by law (i.e., is unlawful), applying section 6 of the Bill of Rights Act.

Mass shooting at video game tournament in Jacksonville leaves multiple people dead

Breaking: Mass shooting at video game tournament in Jacksonville leaves multiple people dead | 26 Aug 2018 | Multiple people were killed in a shooting during a video game tournament at a shopping and dining complex in downtown Jacksonville, Florida, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said Sunday afternoon. Preliminary reports say 11 people were shot, four of them fatally, at the Jacksonville Landing, according to a law enforcement official briefed on the incident. One suspect, identified only as a white man, is dead at the scene, Sheriff Mike Williams said at a news conference, adding that there were no outstanding suspects. The Sheriff's Office said on Twitter there were "multiple" fatalities and "many" transported to hospitals.

Florida police respond to mass shooting reports at video game tournament in Jacksonville

Breaking: Florida police respond to mass shooting reports at video game tournament in Jacksonville | 26 Aug 2018 | Officers are responding to a mass shooting at a video game tournament in Jacksonville, Florida, according to local media. Initial reports say as many as four people have been killed and 10 others injured. The incident was referred to as a "mass shooting" in a tweet by Jacksonville's Sheriff's Department, which said that one suspect is dead. A search is being conducted to determine whether there was a second suspect. The Department also tweeted that "we are finding many people hiding in locked areas at The Landing," asking those individuals to "stay calm" and remain hidden."

McNasty

Flashback: McNasty | 13 June 2008 | Retired Army Colonel Earl Hopper, a veteran of World War II, Korea and Vietnam, contends that the information that [John] McCain divulged classified information North Vietnam used to hone their air defense system. Hopper’s son, Air Force Lieutenant Colonel Earl Pearson Hopper was, like McCain, shot down over North Vietnam. Hopper the younger, however, was declared "Missing in Action." According to the elder Hopper, McCain told his North Vietnamese captors, "highly classified information, the most important of which was the package routes, which were routes used to bomb North Vietnam. He gave in detail the altitude they were flying, the direction, if they made a turn… he gave them what primary targets the United States was interested in." Hopper contends that the information McCain provided allowed the North Vietnamese to adjust their air-defenses. As result, Hopper claims, the US lost sixty percent more aircraft and in 1968, "called off the bombing of North Vietnam, because of the information McCain had given to them."

John McCain: When 'Tokyo Rose' Ran for President

Flashback: John McCain: When 'Tokyo Rose' Ran for President --What Was John McCain's True Wartime Record in Vietnam? | 09 March 2015 | Shocking claims were made that McCain may never have been tortured and that he instead spent his wartime captivity collaborating with his captors and broadcasting Communist propaganda, a possibility that seemed almost incomprehensible to me given all the thousands of contrary articles that I had absorbed over the decades from the mainstream media. ...However, those new doubts about McCain were still in my mind a few months later when I stumbled upon Sidney Schanberg's massively documented expose about McCain’s role in the POW/MIA cover up, a vastly greater scandal...According to him, it was hardly a secret in veterans' circles that McCain had spent much of the war producing Communist propaganda broadcasts since these had regularly been played in the prisoner camps as a means of breaking the spirits of those American POWs who resisted collaboration. Over the years, other Vietnam veterans have publicly leveled similar charges, and Schanberg had speculated that McCain’s leading role in the POW cover up might have been connected with the pressure he faced due to his notorious wartime broadcasts.

White House flies flag at half-staff as the body of Senator John McCain is prepared to lie in state at the US Capitol before his life is honored at the National Cathedral

White House flies flag at half-staff as the body of Senator John McCain is prepared to lie in state at the US Capitol before his life is honored at the National Cathedral | 26 Aug 2018 | Flags were flying at half-staff at the White House on Sunday morning following the death of U.S. Senator John McCain after a year-long battle with brain cancer. The 81-year-old maverick senator's body was given a police escort as he was taken to Phoenix from his Arizona ranch after he passed away Saturday night. McCain will now lie in state in the Capitol Rotunda before his life is honored in a full dress funeral service at the Washington National Cathedral. He will also lie in rest at the Arizona Capital in Phoenix ahead of being buried at the U.S. Naval Academy Cemetery in Annapolis, Maryland.

Rand Paul sparks firestorm by revealing that John McCain posed with ISIS-linked jihadists in Syria

Flashback: Rand Paul sparks firestorm by revealing that John McCain posed with ISIS-linked jihadists in Syria | 19 Sept 2014 | Kentucky Republican Senator Rand Paul was walloped on Thursday by a series of media reports that concluded he was wrong to claim fellow GOP Sen. John McCain of Arizona unwittingly met with ISIS [I-CIA-SIS] terrorists when he held a secret 2013 meeting with rebel leaders in Syria. 'Here’s the problem,' Paul told The Daily Beast on Tuesday. 'He [McCain] did meet with ISIS, and had his picture taken, and didn't know it was happening at the time.' On the Senate floor Wednesday, Paul doubled down. 'We don't even know who is in charge of the Free Syrian Army,' he said '...There are estimates that half of the Free Syrian Army has defected to al Qaeda [al-CIAduh] and ISIS.'

Ebola outbreak now at 105 cases, and bordering countries are on alert

Ebola outbreak now at 105 cases, and bordering countries are on alert | 24 Aug 2018 | An Ebola outbreak centered in Congo's North Kivu province is responsible for 105 confirmed or suspected cases, including 67 deaths, according to Robert Redfield, director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, who has just returned from the area..."The scary thing is that we are above 100 cases already," said Michelle Gayer, director of emergency health for the International Rescue Committee, a nonprofit organization that is helping in the region.

Majority of Clinton Related Emails on Weiner's Laptop Never Examined

Majority of Clinton Related Emails on Weiner's Laptop Never Examined | 24 Aug 2018 | New evidence suggests that former FBI Director James Comey was incorrect when he told Congress that the bureau had "reviewed all of the communications" from top Clinton aide Huma Abedin on her disgraced husband, Anthony Weiner's laptop. The communications had been discovered just days before the pivotal 2016 presidential election and forced the FBI to reopen their investigation into the Clinton email scandal...Comey later told Congress that "thanks to the wizardry of our technology," the FBI was able to eliminate the vast majority of messages as "duplicates" of emails they'd previously seen. Tireless agents, he claimed, then worked "night after night after night" to scrutinize the remaining material. But virtually none of his account was true, a growing body of evidence reveals.

Trump Organization financial chief Weisselberg 'given immunity'

Trump Organization financial chief Weisselberg 'given immunity' | 24 Aug 2018 | The Trump Organization's finance boss, Allen Weisselberg, has reportedly been granted legal immunity in the probe into Michael Cohen. He was summoned to testify earlier this year in the investigation into Cohen, Donald Trump's longtime former lawyer, US media report. Cohen pleaded guilty on Tuesday to handling hush money for Mr Trump in violation of campaign finance laws. Mr Weisselberg, Chief Financial Officer, is the latest to get immunity.

David Pecker, CEO of National Enquirer Publisher, Granted Immunity in Michael Cohen Case

David Pecker, CEO of National Enquirer Publisher, Granted Immunity in Michael Cohen Case | 24 Aug 2018 | David Pecker, the chief executive of the company that publishes the National Enquirer, was granted immunity by federal prosecutors for providing information about Michael Cohen and President Trump in the criminal investigation into hush-money payments for two women during the 2016 presidential campaign, according to people familiar with the matter. In exchange for immunity, Mr. Pecker, the CEO of American Media, Inc. and a longtime friend of Mr. Trump, has met with prosecutors and shared details about payments Mr. Cohen arranged in an effort to silence the two women who alleged sexual encounters with Mr. Trump, including Mr. Trump’s knowledge of the deals, some of the people said.

Terrorists readying chemical attack to frame Damascus and provide pretext for US strikes - Russian MoD

Terrorists readying chemical attack to frame Damascus and provide pretext for US strikes - Russian MoD | 25 Aug 2018 | The US and its allies are preparing new airstrikes on Syria, the Russian Defense Ministry said, adding that militants are poised to stage a chemical weapons attack in order to frame Damascus and provide a pretext for the strikes. The attack would be used as a pretext for US, UK and French airstrikes on Syrian targets, Russian Defense Ministry spokesman, Major General Igor Konashenkov said. USS 'The Sullivans,' an Arleigh Burke class Aegis guided missile destroyer, was already deployed to the Persian Gulf a couple of days ago, he added...In order to stage the attack, some eight canisters of chlorine were delivered in to village near Jisr al-Shughur City for the terrorists' use, he added. A separate group of militants, prepped by private British security company Olive, have also arrived in the area. The group will be disguised as volunteers from the White Helmets group and will simulate a rescue operation involving locals purportedly injured in the attack [the usual scheme], according to the military official.

Senator John McCain Dead at 81

Breaking: Senator John McCain Dead at 81 | 25 Aug 2018 | Arizona Sen. John McCain, who fought in Vietnam and who survived five years as a prisoner of war, served three decades in Congress and went on to become the Republican Party's nominee for president in 2008, died Saturday. He was 81 years old. In his last hours, McCain turned down further treatment, his family announced in a statement. McCain was diagnosed with brain cancer in July 2017...He remained upbeat after the diagnosis, flying back to Washington days after surgery with a large scar visible above his eye to partake in the Senate's health care debate.

Atlanta Fed Raises GDP Forecast to 4.6%

Atlanta Fed Raises GDP Forecast to 4.6% | 25 Aug 2018 | The GDPNow model estimate for real GDP growth (seasonally adjusted annual rate) in the third quarter of 2018 is 4.6 percent on August 24, up from 4.3 percent on August 16.

Twitter CEO to testify before House panel

Twitter CEO to testify before House panel | 24 Aug 2018 | Twitter CEO [and Deep State sociopath] Jack Dorsey will testify before the House Energy and Commerce Committee next month as Republican lawmakers claim that they're victims of censorship on social media. The hearing is set for September 5. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (Calif.) and other Republicans have called for Dorsey to come before Congress to answer to claims that the company is biased against conservatives. Dorsey had been reluctant to commit to an appearance, even amid reports that Congress was preparing to subpoena him.

5 Most Important Professors in North America: Heretics Under Attack

5 Most Important Professors in North America: Heretics Under Attack | 23 Aug 2018 | The 5 Most Important Professors in North America. These embattled five have taken a explicit and public stance against the politically correct "social justice" (attitudes deriving from Cultural Marxism ["critical theory," "critical study"] and post-modernism (post-structuralism, deconstructionism)... Each has been attacked by fellow academics and students who subscribe to the mindset they criticize. As chaos in the academy escalates the insights provided by these courageous intellectuals will increasingly be valuable to those seeking to understand the degeneration of the education system and other institutions... No. 3: [CLG Founder] Michael Rectenwald: The "Satan" of NYU. Prof of Global Liberal Studies, New York University. Sept. 12, 2016: @antipcnyuprof; Oct. 24, 2016, interview in Washington Square News, the persecution begins. July 24, 2018: Book, Springtime for Snowflakes: 'Social Justice' and Its Postmodern Parentage.

UNC-Chapel Hill police charge 3 people in connection with the Silent Sam toppling

UNC-Chapel Hill police charge 3 people in connection with the Silent Sam toppling | 24 Aug 2018 | The UNC-Chapel Hill Police Department has filed warrants indicating charges against three people related to their involvement in the Silent Sam toppling Monday evening. The three people named in the warrants are not affiliated with the university. Each person faces charges of misdemeanor riot and misdemeanor defacing of a public monument.

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