Monthly Archives: May, 2015

Russia to ban fish imports from Latvia, Estonia

Russia is to ban fish imports from the Baltic states of Latvia and Estonia, its food safety watchdog said Friday, citing violations. Officials from Russia’s food safety regulator Rosselkhoznadzor met veterinary officials from the Baltic states on Friday and told them “imports of fish products from Latvia and Estonia to Russia will be halted shortly,” …

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Dershowitz on Hastert Indictment: ‘This Case Just Smells’

A federal indictment of former House Speaker Dennis Hastert for forking over $3.5million in hush money, reportedly to keep someone quiet about past sexual misconduct, “puts the government in the position of essentially being part of the blackmail,” Alan Dershowitz tells Newsmax TV.

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Obama warns terror-fighting tools set to expire Sunday

Friday the Administrtion warned that a bundle of terror-fighting surveillance tools will expire at midnight Sunday unless Congress acts to renew Patriot Act provisions — putting pressure on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to break the impasse over the issue.

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U.S. will continue, even step up operations over disputed South China Sea island

Saturday Defense Secretary Ash Carter urged China to stop trying to convert an artificial reefs in the South China Sea land into a military airfield but that the U.S. has no intentions of ending air and sea operation in the regions. Carter made his comment at an international security conference filled with Asia-Pacific leaders and …

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HOUSE DEM INTRODUCES LEGISLATION REQUIRING ALL GUN OWNERS TO GET LIABILITY INSURANCE

It figures, another idiot Demonrat coming up with this hairbrained idea. Tell me, how does she plan on collecting the insurance premiums from criminals? On May 29, Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY)14% introduced legislation requiring all would-be gun owners to purchase liability insurance before being allowed to purchase a firearm.

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Cuba removed from US terror sponsor list

The U.S. has taken Cuba off its list of state sponsors of terrorism. Secretary of State John Kerry has signed an order removing Cuba from the U.S. terrorism blacklist as part of the process of normalizing relations between the Cold War foes.

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State governments taking the ‘sting’ out of surveillance

As Congress continues to battle over the future of the NSA’s telephone metadata collection program, Washington state has banned the warrant-less use of similar technology that allows law enforcement to track cell phones. Police using so-called “stingrays,” also known as simulated cell towers, now have to get approval from a judge, and they will have …

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US surveillance shows Chinese artillery on artificial islands

U.S. surveillance images show China has positioned weaponry on at least one of the artificial islands it is developing in the South China Sea, officials say, apparently confirming suspicions that Beijing has been building up the area for military use.

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Putin opponent near death in suspected poisoning

Hmm media talks about how this happens in Russia, but what about all the Clinton “close” friends who’ve bit the dust during their political careers? An outspoken opponent of Russian President Vladimir Putin was near death Friday from an apparent poisoning just three months after his close political ally was gunned down near the Kremlin, …

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Putin accuses US of meddling into FIFA affairs

I was wondering the same thing here. Why is the US butting in, when we aren’t in this World Soccer? Ah but then again, since this scandal broke, the Clinton Foundation once again has its troubles growing as they received donations from the head of FIFA, Sepp Blatter.

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