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A driver called Lake Mary, FL police earlier this week, accusing former Neighborhood Watch volunteer George Zimmerman of threatening to shoot him during a road-rage incident. Zimmerman, 30, was not arrested.
By LLOYD MARCUS Even a few white conservative radio hosts became uncomfortable and pushed back against my saying that slavery happened a ga-zillion years ago and it is time for black America to get over it. Apparently, they considered such a statement coming from a black person too Uncle Tom-ish for even them. Their retort […]
Talk Radio News Service White House correspondent Victoria Jones speaks with Gary Baumgarten for the Paltalk News Network about John Boehner supporting Pres. Obama on ISIS, the political risks of this mission and what the Arab nations are, or are not doing to help.
TALK RADIO NEWS SERVICE New EU sanctions against Russia went into force today, blocking loans for five big state banks and curbing EU business with oil and defense firms. The aim’s to keep pressure on Russia over its role in the Ukraine crisis. But the measures could be eased or lifted if a ceasefire in […]
By VICTORIA JONES Talk Radio News Service WASHINGTON – House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) is forcefully backing President Obama’s call for congressional action to train and arm Syrian rebels battling ISIS, joining Senate Democratic leaders to promise a vote next week. “The president made clear he does not want boots on the ground. Well, somebody’s boots have […]
A woman was sexually assaulted twice in one hour in separate incidents in Brooklyn — possibly by two pals who targeted her, a police source said. The victim was first approached at 5 a.m. Aug. 31 in front of 187 Gates Ave. by a suspect who pushed her to the ground and sexually assaulted her. Police say […]
While the U.S. is now promising to openly arm the moderate Syrian opposition, it is asking those rebels to just fight ISIS, not Bashar al-Assad. There’s just one problem, reports Josh Rogin: They are going to battle the Syrian regime, no matter what the White House says.
Chardon shooter T.J. Lane, who escaped from prison in Lima Thursday evening, has been captured, according to law enforcement. Lane, 19, was one of three inmates who escaped from the Allen Oakwood Correctional Institution at 7:45 p.m. Thursday. One inmate, Lindsey Bruce, was apprehended shortly after their escape.
Zeus, the Otsego, MI, Great Dane who was the world’s tallest dog, has died at age 5. Zeus’ owner, Kevin Doorlag, said Zeus died last week of symptoms of old age. Zeus would have celebrated his sixth birthday in November, Doorlag said. Zeus stood 44 inches at the shoulder, 7 feet, 4 inches on his hind legs when […]
A teenage killer serving a life sentence for fatally shooting three students at an Ohio high school in 2012 escaped from prison Thursday along with another inmate and is on the loose, police said. Thomas “T.J.” Lane, 19, who killed three students at Chardon High School in 2012, escaped from Allen Correctional Institution in Lima, […]
By VICTORIA JONES Talk Radio News Service WHITE HOUSE – The most immediate question facing lawmakers is whether and how they handle President Obama’s request that Congress authorize the training and equipping of pro-Western rebels to respond to ISIS militants. That request, made by the White House to congressional leaders is forcing lawmakers and their staffs to […]
Finally, some good news about the environment: The giant hole in Earth’s ozone layer is shrinking. The atmospheric layer that protects Earth’s inhabitants from the sun’s harmful ultraviolet rays is slowly rebuilding itself, according to a United Nations report published Wednesday.
Residents in Egypt’s war-torn Sinai Peninsula said they found a beheaded corpse with a note by Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis, an Islamic State-linked terror group, accusing the victim of being an Israeli spy. “This is the fate of all who prove to be traitors to their homeland,” the note said, Reuters reported.
Several Arabic-based news outlets are reporting that the al-Qaeda-backed Nusra Front group will release UN peacekeepers it seized two weeks ago on the Syrian side of the Golan Heights. The group posted a video on its Twitter and YouTube accounts in which the hostages, from the South Pacific nation of Fiji, said they expected to be […]
By NICHOLAS SALAZAR Talk Radio News Service WASHINGTON – President Obama had strong words for the Islamic State terrorist group in his national address Wednesday night, saying that with the backing of an international coalition, a strategy is being put in motion that will “degrade and ultimately destroy ISIL,” a plan that includes possible military […]
By DANNY SCHECHTER When will 9/9, the day of the release of the new iPhone and watch replace 9/11 in the consciousness of Americans who put consumption way ahead of civil activism? The wizards of Apple, who will soon have a device on the market to help you pay your bills, (and take a micro […]
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation announced Wednesday it will pledge $50 million to combat the ongoing Ebola outbreak in West Africa, Reuters reported. “We are working urgently with our partners to identify the most effective ways to help them save lives now and stop transmission of this deadly disease,” said Sue Desmond-Hellmann, CEO of the […]
A new genus, Dendrogramma, with two new species of multicellular, non-bilaterian, mesogleal animals with some bilateral aspects, D. enigmatica and D. discoides, are described from the south-east Australian bathyal (400 and 1000 metres depth). Show More Summary
Israel’s Justice Ministry says police have charged an officer who was filmed beating a Palestinian-American teenager during a violent protest in July. The ministry said Wednesday a police investigation concluded that “evidence was found supporting the guilt of the police officer suspected of severe violent crimes.” Click here to read the story.
Talk Radio News Service UN correspondent talks with Gary Baumgarten for the Paltalk News Network about President Obama’s speech to the nation tonight laying out his vision for war against ISIS and David Cameron’s last-ditch efforts to get the Scots to stay in the United Kingdom.