Report: 1 Killed, 2 Wounded in Afghanistan

One U.S. service member died and two were injured on Tuesday during an attack near Marjah in Helmand Province, Afghanistan. The military said it could not release any more information until next of kin were notified. News reports said that the casualty and injuries were the result of two attacks. A group of special operators […]

ISIS Calling for Doctors to Join Effort

The Islamic State (ISIS) is begging for doctors and other medical professionals to return to areas they control, saying there aren’t enough there now to adequately treat their wounded. According to the website Vocativ, a plea originally shared in April is being recirculated in English and Arabic on one of ISIS’ main online forums. “This […]

Chicago Airport Police Told To ‘Run And Hide’ During Active Shooter Situation

The nearly 300 unarmed police officers patrolling Chicago’s O’Hare and Midway airports have been told to “run and hide” during active shootings. Internal aviation department documents obtained by CNN instruct officers not “to become part of the response” to an attack. “If evacuation is not possible, you should find a place to hide where the active shooter is […]

Trump: ‘I Want to Use Hairspray. They Say: Don’t Use Hairspray, It’s Bad for the Ozone’

Donald Trump, speaking in Hilton Head, South Carolina, on Wednesday, complained that those who advocate curbing carbon emissions do not want Americans using hairspray. Trump: “Obama doesn’t want to hit them too hard because he’s afraid he is going to pollute the atmosphere. No, this is serious. Now think of it. He talks about the […]

Journalist: State Reps are “Homophobes” and “Bigots” for Attempt to Nullify Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

 “If a nation expects to be ignorant & free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be….” — Thomas Jefferson to Charles Yancey, January 6, 1816.   Media mouthpieces are warning “gay rights” activists that certain state legislatures are likely to try to pass bills ignoring the Supreme Court […]

NASA: Worst of El Nino Is Yet to Come

The El Nino weather system causing unseasonably warm temperatures along with tornadoes and heavy rains isn’t over yet, according to NASA scientists. Satellite images shows this winter’s El Nino to be even stronger than the one that wreaked havoc in the winter of 1997-98, CBS News reports. Images from both years show the same pattern: […]

Transgenders in Washington State to Use Restrooms Based on Identity, Not Anatomy, Commission Rules

A legislative battle over transgender restroom access is brewing in Washington after a state commission enacted rules requiring that bathroom, shower and locker room use in public accommodations be based on “gender identity,” not sex. State legislators are already working to draft bills in reaction to the Washington State Human Rights Commission’s newly enacted rules, […]

Feds End Year With Big Welfare Scam Indictment

A federal grand jury has indicted a California woman for allegedly scamming the unemployment system for half a million dollars, U.S. Attorney Benjamin B. Wagner announced Wednesday. Deborah Hollimon was charged with unemployment fraud and aggravated identity theft. The scam occurred between September 2012 and September 2015. Through a series of elaborate unemployment claims involving […]