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U.S. Spy Flees, Flouts Indictment from Overseas

Here is a chilling story that’s quite revealing about the U.S. “intelligence” community; a spy earned top secret security clearance, somehow infiltrated the State Department and operated a decades-long espionage ring for a terrorist-sponsoring foreign government. It actually gets better; when the feds finally got a clue the spy, Marta…

JW Has ‘90s Intel Doc: Chechen Terrorists Use Cell Phone Detonation of Backpack Bombs

A classified intelligence report obtained years ago by Judicial Watch includes shocking details of al Qaeda’s operations in Chechnya and the tactics employed by Chechen terrorists, including cell phone detonation of backpack bombs. The raw document, from the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), is from 1998 and Judicial Watch conducted a…

Another Obama Green Project Folds after Getting Millions from Taxpayers

In yet another of the Obama administration’s disastrous green-energy investments, a fly-by-night electric car company is on the verge of bankruptcy after getting nearly $200 million from the U.S. government to develop hybrid vehicles. When the administration was making its case to invest taxpayer dollars in the southern California startup…

Media Self-Censorship: Ban “Illegal Immigrant”

A few weeks after one of the world’s largest news organizations banned the term “illegal immigrants,” one of the biggest and most renowned papers in the U.S. is following the lead by encouraging reporters and editors to “consider alternatives when appropriate.” It’s political correctness on steroids, actions by the powerful…

Feds Give City That Killed 400 Trees $1.5 Mil to Plant More

Months after a U.S. city deliberately killed hundreds of trees to make room for the transfer of the space shuttle Endeavour the feds are celebrating a $1.5 million program to plant new trees in the area. It’s just one of a multitude of examples of senseless government spending. While the…

Another IRS Scandal; Employees Lie to Get Welfare, Food Stamps

On the heels of “Tax Day,” 24 Internal Revenue Service (IRS) employees have been charged with stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars in government benefits, including food stamps, welfare and housing vouchers. The story comes out of Tennessee, where federal prosecutors announced this month that the scheme fleeced U.S. taxpayers…

Boston Bomber Could Have Been Deported After 2009 Arrest

Updated 4 p.m. Friday related to arrest versus conviction issue:  One of the Chechen terrorists who carried out the Boston Marathon bombings could have been deported years ago after a criminal arrest and/or conviction and the other was granted American citizenship on the 11th anniversary of the worst terrorist attack on…

Oops! Feds Underestimate Court Project by $2 Billion

A massive project to construct federal courts is mired in secrecy and will cost U.S. taxpayers billions more than originally estimated by the agency that continues to unscrupulously get checks from Congress for the deals. Just what Americans want to hear in the midst of a financial crisis and record…

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