15 Jun 2016

ISIS Reportedly Dealt Massive Blow From Above

Asian, Iranian and Arab media reported Tuesday morning that Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi died on Sunday after his hideout was bombed by the U.S. led-coalition. The news about al-Baghdadi’s death came after an Iraqi TV channel reported last week that the ISIS boss had been wounded near the

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15 Jun 2016

Gunman’s Wife Gave No Warning to Cops Before Attack, Sources Say

The Orlando gunman’s wife feared he was going to attack a gay nightclub overnight Saturday and pleaded with him not to do anything violent — but failed to warn police after he left, NBC News has learned. Omar Mateen’s wife, Noor Zahi Salman, told the FBI that her husband assured

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14 Jun 2016

Paul Ryan Ignores Mass Muslim Migration’s Connections to Radical Islamic Terrorism

House Speaker Paul Ryan issued what seems like the blandest of possible statements in response to the radical Islamic terrorist attack in Orlando late on Sunday evening, almost a full day after the attack. Ryan said in a press statement issued from his office at 6:07 p.m. eastern time on

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14 Jun 2016

Twitter User Banned For Saying Radical Mosques Should Be Surveilled

Twitter has joined Facebook and Reddit in Silicon Valley’s post-Orlando hall of shame. They’ve become the latest social media platform to censor users for discussing this weekend’s Islamic terror attack. The victim is Mark Kern, a highly prominent video game developer who worked on the original edition of Blizzard’s highly

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14 Jun 2016

Rancher on horseback lassoes would-be bike bandit in Walmart parking lot

An attempted bicycle theft in a Walmart parking lot was foiled by a cattle rancher on horseback, who chased the thief down and lassoed him until the local police in southern Oregon could arrive. The bicycle was stolen from a bike rack outside a Walmart in Eagle Point, a town

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14 Jun 2016

Facebook Deletes Pamela Geller’s ‘Stop Islamization Of America’ Page After Orlando Attack

Facebook has deleted “Stop Islamization Of America,” a group with over 50,000 members in the wake of deadly Islamic terror attack in Orlando, Florida. The page was run by Pamela Geller, the well-known Islam critic and Breitbart contributor who led efforts to stop construction of the Ground Zero Mosque. Geller reported the

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14 Jun 2016

With women in combat, taking the ‘man’ out of job titles

NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — s Now that women will be allowed to serve in all combat jobs, the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps are dropping “man” from some of their job titles to make them inclusive and gender-neutral. Much like the term “fireman” has evolved to “firefighter” and “policeman” to “police

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13 Jun 2016

Survival expo teaches readiness

Jay Blevins, an author, speaker and founder of Survival and Emergency Preparedness Skills, travels around the country once or twice a month speaking at survival expos and related events. The Washington, D.C., area resident, a former law enforcement officer, said the number of events and the interest in them is

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09 Jun 2016

Little-known nature trail offers lesson in native trees, plants

When the Laura Bush library was established in 2009 atop the picturesque slopes of a canyon at the intersection of Bee Caves Road and Cuernavaca, its neighbor, TRI, donated a tract of land that was transformed by volunteers into the Madrone Canyon Nature Preserve. The preserve includes a bucolic nature

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07 Jun 2016

Men Fined, Get 1-Year Hunting Ban for Killing Hawks

Columbia, SC (WLTX) – Three men have been fined and banned from hunting for a year  in connection to the killing of hawks at a hunting preserve in Orangeburg County. Charles Williams, 66, John Dantzler, 66, and Jimmie Aiken, 57 entered guilty pleas in federal court to unlawful trapping of

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