Archive for September, 2012
DAVIS, Calif., (UPI) — The University of California has agreed to pay nearly $1 million to settle a lawsuit over the pepper spraying of students at a peaceful protest last year. The university announced Wednesday that it has agreed to pay 21 UC Davis students who were sprayed with pepper spray at a Nov. 18 […]
WARWICK, R.I., (UPI) — A Rhode Island woman fined $15 for the noise generated by her profanity-spouting cockatoo is appealing the ruling, her lawyer said. Stephen Peltier, a lawyer for Lynne Taylor of Warwick, said his client is appealing the ruling by Municipal Court Judge Joel Gerstenblatt, who determined Sept. 17 that Taylor has violated […]
NEW YORK, (UPI) — U.S. Customs officials allege two women flying into New York from South America were smuggling cocaine under their wigs and hair extensions. The officials said the women, who arrived Sunday at John F. Kennedy International Airport from Georgetown, Guyana, appeared nervous when they approached a customs checkpoint at the airport and […]
WESTERVILLE, Ohio, (UPI) — Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney told supporters his tax-reform plan would probably not cut Americans’ tax bills as much as they might be thinking. “By the way, don’t be expecting a huge cut in taxes, because I’m also going to lower deductions and exemptions,” Romney told a crowd in Westerville, Ohio, […]
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., (UPI) — A Birmingham, Ala., man was indicted for threatening the life of President Obama on his Twitter page, the U.S. Justice Department said. In the indictment, Jarvis Britton, 25, was charged with knowingly threatening to kill, kidnap or inflict bodily harm on the president by posting the message, “Let’s kill the president. […]
Did you see the latest POLITICO poll just out this week? Mitt Romney has a 14-point lead among middle-class voters. This poll points to a problem rarely ever mentioned in the media. Barack Obama and the Democratic Party have a big problem: a white voter gap.
In July 2011, a Texas mom spent the night in jail after a neighbor called and told police that children were playing outside unsupervised. Tammy Cooper was arrested on child endangerment charges. Now, she’s suing.
A school system in Florida might decide to bring back paddling. Though seldom used, corporal punishment is legal in schools in 19 States, including Florida. Some parents are in favor of the idea, but others disagree with the practice.
A false flag may be on the horizon, one that will be used to throw the United States into full-on military conflict with Iran. Any aggression, such as acts of terror, toward the United States in coming months will likely be blamed on the Iranian government.
Earlier this week, President Barack Obama dropped by the set of Barbara Walters’ henhouse cluckfest “The View.” During his sit-down with the gals, Obama once again blamed the catastrophic violence overtaking the Mideast on the so-called “movie” “Innocence of Muslims.”