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Burning Cash

Report: Government-Sponsored Job Retraining Program Pays Sketchy Colleges, Leaves Workers in Debt and Jobless

(The Blaze) – It seems Uncle Sam isn’t great at picking job training programs. A New York Times report Monday detailed the dysfunction of the Workforce Investment Act, a recently re-authorized bill that provides federal money to help the unemployed train for new careers. Due to a lack of oversight — the feds pay but the …

August 19, 2014, 9:54 am ·
Jeff Sessions

Sessions: Obama, Tech Firms ‘Actively Working Against’ American Workers on Immigration

(The Blaze) – Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) on Monday accused President Obama of conspiring with several high tech companies to make it easier for non-U.S. citizens to find jobs in America, at the expense of millions of Americans who are still looking for work. “This administration is actively working against the interests of the American …

August 19, 2014, 9:51 am ·
Obamacare Exchange

Obama Admin. Says Hackers Could Steal Personal Info if They Share Security Practices for Healthcare.Gov

(The Blaze) – After promising not to withhold government information over “speculative or abstract fears,” the Obama administration has concluded it will not publicly disclose federal records that could shed light on the security of the government’s health care website because doing so could “potentially” allow hackers to break in. The Centers for Medicare and …

August 19, 2014, 9:41 am ·

Sportscasters Likely Won’t Say ‘Redskins’

‘My very 1st thought is it will be Washington the whole game’ (Fox Sports) – Two influential NFL voices — including CBS lead analyst Phil Simms, who will handle Washington’s Week 4 game — said Monday they likely won’t use the term “Redskins” when discussing the franchise. “My very first thought is it will be …

August 19, 2014, 9:35 am ·
Facial Recognition

Boston Cops Record Every Face at Concerts

To test facial recognition software (Dig Boston) – Nobody at either day of last year’s debut Boston Calling partied with much expectation of privacy. With an army of media photographers, selfie takers, and videographers recording every angle of the massive concert on Government Center, it was inherently clear that music fans were in the middle …

August 19, 2014, 9:32 am ·
Ferguson Police

Media Fueling Lynch-Mob Mentality?

CNN’s Jake Tapper: ‘This doesn’t make any sense!’ (Hotair) – Since two reporters were detained by a heavy-handed Ferguson police last week, the media has been a part of the story of frustration, violence, and racial tension in Missouri. Most journalists and media professionals were, however, able to craft and observe moiety between themselves and …

August 19, 2014, 9:27 am ·
Ferguson Police

National Guard to Protect Ferguson Police

Governor: Troops will focus on guarding command center (STL Today) – After many tense moments, including the deployment of tear gas, cooler heads seemed to be prevailing in Ferguson on early Tuesday morning. At 12:30 a.m. police had issued a final warning to clear West Florissant, but several small groups still remained in the street. …

August 19, 2014, 9:21 am ·
Martial Law

Huckabee: Does Library of Congress Need Weapons?

Warns of moves toward ‘Police State USA’ (WND) – Does the Library of Congress need weapons? How about the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration? Other federal agencies? That was the topic of conversation over the weekend when Cheryl Chumley, author of “Police State USA: How Orwell’s Nightmare is Becoming Our Reality,” visited with Gov. Mike …

August 18, 2014, 9:03 pm ·
Ferguson Riots

Krauthammer: Obama Should Condemn Violence in Ferguson

(Fox News) – Charles Krauthammer on Monday criticized President Obama’s response to the violence that has occurred at the protests in Ferguson, saying on “Special Report with Bret Baier” that “we’re a democratic society, you don’t do that.” The St. Louis suburb has been in a state of turmoil after the fatal police shooting of …

August 18, 2014, 8:18 pm ·
Barrack Obama

Obama Announces Justice Department Investigation; Sends Holder to Ferguson, Missouri

(Breitbart) – President Obama announced that the Justice Department would complete an independent investigation of the shooting death of African American teenager Michael Brown, in response to the continued unrest in Ferguson, Missouri. Holder is expected to travel to the St. Louis suburb on Wednesday to meet with community leaders and law officials. Obama again …

August 18, 2014, 8:10 pm ·
Mike Brown Voter Registration MO

UNREAL: Liberal Groups Set Up Voter Registration Booth At Michael Brown Shrine Site

(Breitbart) – Republicans are criticizing efforts by liberal organizers to set up voter registration booths at the site where Missouri teenager Michael Brown was shot and killed by a local police officer. Reports of the voter registration tables have been reported via liberal activists on social media. “In front of the makeshift memorial where Mike …

August 18, 2014, 8:07 pm ·
Michel Brown

Radio Caller: Michael Brown Rushed Officer

1st telling of events from perspective of cop (CNN) – Authorities in Ferguson, Missouri, worked to head off another potentially violent night of protests Monday — nearing the end of a long day of dizzying developments in the aftermath of the shooting death of Michael Brown. The preliminary results of an autopsy that Brown’s family …

August 18, 2014, 7:39 pm ·

Female Rock Star: My Heritage is From Aztlan

‘No one’s illegal. They should just be able to come’ (AZ Central) – It’s always the little things. A comment here. A traffic jam there. A favorite vista changed over there. And one day, you feel like you don’t belong in your own town. It was something like that for singer Linda Ronstadt. She’d grown …

August 18, 2014, 7:20 pm ·

Inside Ebola Hell: Mirrorman Witnesses Horror of Bodies Being Tipped Into Truck at Africa Clinic

Tom Parry reports from the Ebola front line, where the World Health Organisation admits the death toll of 1,145 “underestimates the magnitude of the outbreak” (Mirror) – Seven days ago Oliver Wilson drove his sick, shivering wife Layson to an isolation clinic for suspected cases of Ebola. The 33-year-old nurse, knew from her symptoms that …

August 18, 2014, 3:12 pm ·

Behind Closed Doors, Obama Crafts Executive Actions

(NY Times) – When President Obama announced in June that he planned to bypass congressional gridlock and overhaul the nation’s immigration system on his own, he did so in a most public way: a speech in the White House Rose Garden. Since then, the process of drafting what will likely be the only significant immigration …

August 18, 2014, 3:05 pm ·
US Navy

Almost 8,000 Navy Chiefs Face Ax; Sailors Could Advance

(USA Today) – Almost 8,000 senior enlisted personnel must go before a continuation board later this year to determine whether they can continue to serve or must retire. The board — the first since early 2013 — will convene Oct. 27, according to a Navy document released Aug. 14. At risk are between 7,500 and 8,000 …

August 18, 2014, 3:02 pm ·

Buchanan: 1960s-like Riots in Ferguson Could Cause Voter Rebuke For Obama

(Daily Caller) – President Barack Obama’s passive response to the riots and arson in Ferguson may prompt a November rebuke by the silent majority of American voters, says Patrick Buchanan, who was an adviser to President Richard Nixon during the late 1960s race riots. The media’s focus on the conflict ensures the “country is being …

August 18, 2014, 2:57 pm ·

Bloomberg Gun Controllers Aim for Kroger

Open-carry fight set to hit supermarket chain (CNN) – The Moms group that got Target, Chili’s and Chipotle to take a stance against guns called on Kroger to do the same Monday. The organization, Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, wants the grocery chain to ban customers from openly carrying guns in its …

August 18, 2014, 2:54 pm ·
Ferguson Riots

Nation of Islam and New Black Panthers Directing Violent Protests in Feguson

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar says Ferguson represents race and class war (Infowars) – The Nation of Islam and the New Black Panthers are behind the scenes directing the protests in Ferguson, Missouri according to Malik Zulu Shabazz, the head of Black Lawyers for Justice. “As you well know, on Thursday night, my group — and thanks to …

August 18, 2014, 2:52 pm ·
Ferguson Riot

Protester: ‘If I Got To Die Tonight, I Don’t Mind’

(CBS News) – Protesters who have for days lined a busy suburban St. Louis street not far from the place where a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black teenager have walked from nearby apartments, driven from neighboring communities and flown in from states hundreds of miles away. Some are young parents carrying infants. …

August 18, 2014, 2:50 pm ·