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Fed Appeals Court: Saudi Arabia Defendant in 9/11 Suit

A federal appeals court has delivered yet another blow to the U.S. government’s effort to cover up a Saudi connection in the 2001 terrorist attacks, ruling that the Arab nation can be a defendant in a lawsuit filed by thousands of 9/11 victims and their families. Issued this month by…

Rahm Emanuel’s Handpicked Comptroller Guilty in Bribery Scheme

A public official chosen by President Obama’s former chief of staff to oversee the finances of a major U.S. city faces more than a decade in jail for operating a huge kickback and money-laundering scheme as Ohio’s deputy state treasurer. Nevertheless Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Obama’s good pal and one-time…

9th Circuit Affirms Military Comm. Has Authority over Gitmo Terrorist

The leftist human rights groups pushing for Guantanamo terrorists to be tried in the civilian legal system should take note that a famously liberal federal appeals court affirmed the Military Commission at Gitmo has jurisdiction in the case against an Al Qaeda operative who bombed a U.S. Navy ship in…

$11 Mil for Equipment to Make Healthier School Meals for Poor Kids

To meet the requirements of Michelle Obama’s multi-billion-dollar childhood obesity law, her husband’s administration is dedicating $11 million so public schools can buy kitchen equipment to prepare healthier meals for low-income students. It’s simply the latest of many generous allocations to help attain the Obama family goal of conquering childhood…

Senate Report: U.S. Blows $30 Bil on Wasteful Projects in 2013

Wasteful spending by the bloated U.S. government is at an all-time high and a new congressional report outlines the senseless projects—including a global warming cartoon series—that the Obama administration blew nearly $30 billion on in 2013. Published by a U.S. Senator who sits on the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs…

Court Blasts DHS for Helping Mexican Smugglers Finish “Criminal Mission”

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) participates in criminal conspiracies by helping human traffickers smuggle the children of illegal immigrants into the U.S. through the Mexican border, according to a scathing federal court order that accuses the agency of “rewarding criminal conduct instead of enforcing the current laws.” It’s so…

State Sued for Discrimination; Won’t Hire Illegal Alien Who Used Fake SS

Here’s a good one; a Mexican man who came to the U.S. illegally as a youth is suing a state agency for discrimination because it refuses to hire him for using a fake Social Security to work for nearly a decade. It’s as if a bold and extremely confident class…

U.S. Cover-up of Saudi 9/11 Ties Probed, JW Has Secret Flight Docs

The U.S. government’s cover-up of a Saudi connection in the 9/11 terrorist attacks is receiving new attention because a pair of legislators—one Republican, one Democrat—recently viewed a redacted chunk of a congressional report that confirms foreign state involvement in the plot. Americans have been told that Al Qaeda acted alone…

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