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Arrested Coast Guard Officer Planned Mass Terrorist Attack ‘On A Scale Rarely Seen’ – NPR

Thursday, February 21, 2019

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US and China are said to be outlining deal to end trade war – CNBC

Thursday, February 21, 2019

<!– –> × MENU SEARCH QUOTES Trade The United States and China have started to outline commitments in principle on the stickiest issues in their trade dispute, marking the most significant progress yet toward ending a seven-month trade war, according to sources familiar with the negotiations. The world’s two largest economies have slapped tit-for-tat tariffs on hundreds of billions of dollars of goods, slowing global economic growth, skewing supply chains…

Police revived a 1973 murder case by live-tweeting a girl’s last day. Now, a DNA match has led to an arrest. – The Washington Post

Thursday, February 21, 2019

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The Supreme Court unanimously says states can’t steal your car – Washington Examiner

Thursday, February 21, 2019

On Wednesday, the Supreme Court unanimously ruled that it’s unconstitutional for states to steal people’s cars. That’s a great step forward in cracking down on civil asset forfeiture and the practice of states and cities seizing personal property as a means to raise money. The decision is a victory for Tyson Timbs, an Indiana man who had been fighting the state to get his $42,000 Land Rover SUV back after…

Jussie Smollett’s Lawyers Promise “Aggressive Defense” On Felony Charges – Deadline

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Less than an hour after Jussie Smollett was indicted on multiple felony charges stemming from claims of a racist and homophobic assault last month, the Empire actor’s attorneys have jumped to his defense. “Like any other citizen, Mr. Smollett enjoys the presumption of innocence, particularly when there has been an investigation like this one where information, both true and false, has been repeatedly leaked,” Todd Pugh and Victor Henderson told…

Attorney General Barr should release the full Robert Mueller report when it’s finished – Washington Examiner

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

When special counsel Robert Mueller concludes his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, it will be up to Attorney General William Barr to determine how much of the report to disclose to Congress and the public. He should release the full report. Though CNN is reporting that as soon as next week Barr is going to announce that Mueller has concluded his report, we should take all…

‘I am dreaming of a way to kill almost every last person on earth’: A self-proclaimed white nationalist planned a mass terrorist attack, the government says – The Washington Post

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

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The Heartbreaking Tweets That May Have Helped Cops Crack 11-Year-Old Linda O’Keefe’s Cold Case Murder – Inside Edition

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

An arrest has finally been made in the cold case murder of an 11-year-old who was strangled to death in 1973.  Linda O’Keefe was walking home from summer school in California on July 6 that year when she went missing. Her body was found the following morning in a nearby nature preserve.  Police never gave up on catching her killer, eventually turning to Twitter as an innovative way of keeping the case alive. Last…

The Supreme Court unanimously says states can’t steal your car – Washington Examiner

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

On Wednesday, the Supreme Court unanimously ruled that it’s unconstitutional for states to steal people’s cars. That’s a great step forward in cracking down on civil asset forfeiture and the practice of states and cities seizing personal property as a means to raise money. The decision is a victory for Tyson Timbs, an Indiana man who had been fighting the state to get his $42,000 Land Rover SUV back after…

Mueller report due to be finalized as early as next week: Report – Washington Examiner

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Attorney General Bill Barr could announce as soon as early next week that special counsel Robert Mueller has completed his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election, according to a new report. Barr plans to submit to Congress a summary of Mueller’s confidential report on the two-year investigation, CNN reported Wednesday. Mueller is required to submit a confidential report to the attorney general after he wraps up his investigation….

The Supreme Court unanimously says states can’t steal your car – Washington Examiner

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

On Wednesday, the Supreme Court unanimously ruled that it’s unconstitutional for states to steal people’s cars. That’s a great step forward in cracking down on civil asset forfeiture and the practice of states and cities seizing personal property as a means to raise money. The decision is a victory for Tyson Timbs, an Indiana man who had been fighting the state to get his $42,000 Land Rover SUV back after…

Ocasio-Cortez goes on tear defending role in Amazon’s New York exit – Fox News

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Video Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez faces criticism for Amazon’s escape from New York Some Democrats are criticizing Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for her role in Amazon’s decision to cancel plans for a huge investment in New York; Doug McKelway reports. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez vigorously defended her role in sinking Amazon’s move to New York City on Tuesday in the face of bipartisan criticism, claiming the deal would have been “one of the biggest giveaways…

Another wintry Wednesday could bring icy precipitation to WNY – Buffalo News

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

There won’t be a lot of precipitation, but what falls has the potential to make things icy and slippery today. The National Weather Service posted a winter weather advisory for northern Erie County as well as Niagara, Orleans and Genesee counties starting at 1 p.m. The advisory begins at 10 a.m. in southern Erie County, Wyoming County and the western Southern Tier counties. Precipitation is expected to start as snow…

Philadelphia Weather: Winter Storm Dropping Snow Across Region, Before It Changes Over To Sleet, Freezing Rain – CBS Philly

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Follow CBSPHILLY Facebook  | Twitter PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A winter weather advisory is in effect for Philadelphia and surrounding suburbs, with the exception of Chester and western Montgomery counties, where a winter storm warning is in effect. A potent and moisture laden storm system is set to impact the region Wednesday morning through the evening. (credit: CBS3) Prepare for an array of precipitation types from snow to sleet, freezing rain…

Partisan applause lines won’t help topple Nicolas Maduro – Washington Examiner

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

On Monday, President Trump made the crisis in Venezuela a central part of a rally in Florida. And yes, to rail against a socialist country where people quite literally don’t have enough to eat is a great implicit knock on potential 2020 Democratic challengers who embrace socialism, either in name or in the form of policies such as “Medicare for all” and free college tuition. But Trump should be wary…

Trump, McCabe, Whitaker, and the FBI Test Presidential Authority – Bloomberg

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

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Southern Poverty Law Center: Hate Groups Up 30 Percent In Past Four Years – NPR

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

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Dershowitz says Covington Catholic student has ‘reasonable case’ against Washington Post | TheHill – The Hill

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Attorney Alan Dershowitz on Wednesday told Hill.TV’s “Rising” that he believes that Covington Catholic High School student Nick Sandmann has a “reasonable case” in his lawsuit against The Washington Post over its coverage of a confrontation between Sandmann and a Native American elder in Washington, D.C. The viral video of the confrontation shows Sandmann, who was attending the March for Life, wearing a red “Make America Great Again” hat and smiling at…

Putin threatens to target the US if it deploys new missiles in European nations – CNBC

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

<!– –> × MENU SEARCH QUOTES World Politics President Vladimir Putin warned of a resolute response if the U.S. decides to station missiles in neighboring countries to Russia. Putin, at his annual address to parliament on Wednesday, said his country would not seek confrontation and would not take the first step in deploying missiles after the suspension of the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty. However, he said Russia would respond…