Submitted by Michael Krieger of Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, In case you weren’t aware, several of China’s major cities have experienced record-breaking, extremely dangerous levels of smog in recent days. For example, here is a shocking picture of Lianyungang, China: Photograph: Chinafotopress/Getty Images. Show More Summary
by John-Henry Westen MEXICO CITY, November 29, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) - Even "some of our clergy" have lost confidence in the truth about marriage, life and religious liberty, Bishop Thomas Olmsted of Phoenix warned at a major meeting of Catholic leaders held in Mexico City November 16-19. This loss of confidence comes…
Playing as Niko Bellic, which means driving around New York City, I mean Liberty City, killing people as you search …
Dec. 4 - 5, 2013 Redwood City, CA Tickets on Sale Now “They who would give up essential liberty, to purchase a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety.” This is the Benjamin Franklin quote Democratic Senators Ron Wyden …
NEW YORK CITY: the Big Apple, the Home of Lady Liberty, the City That Never Sleeps, the Place Where You Can Give Christopher Walken a Ride When He Unsuccessfully Tries to Hail a Cab. I was driving down Amsterdam Avenue on the Upper West Side with my friend Ash on Tuesday. Ash yelled, “yo man, that was the king of New York.” I pulled over and backed up all the way down the block.
Police officers in what Massachusetts city are outraged by the potential privacy infringement if police departments install GPS tracking devices in all patrol cars? In which state is it possible to be registered to vote for President,...Show More Summary
Via Benn Swann comes this charming tale of SWAT team overkill. The Columbia, South Carolina police department - along with 499 other municipalities across this sweet land of liberty - received a "free" MRAP (Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected) vehicle featuring bullet-proof skin and a rack capable of holidng a 50 caliber machine gun. Show More Summary
The historian Michael Beschloss tweeted this picture yesterday. He describes it as lower Manhattan viewed from the Statue of Liberty around 1901. Here's a recent picture from a similar perspective from North River New York Sailing: Join the conversation about this story »
Joining PlayStation 4 titles Resogun and Contrast in the PlayStation Plus Instant Game Collection this month in Europe are GRID 2, Guacamelee!, Sonic and All-Stars Racing Transformed (PS Vita), and Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories. Show More Summary
Visits from your non-New Yorker family members can be rough—everyone wants to ride a Citi Bike to the Statue of Liberty and eat a Magnolia cupcake outside Sarah Jessica Parker's apartment. When it comes to dining, though, your out-of-town...Show More Summary
Plus Contrast, Grid 2, Sonic and All-Stars Racing Transformed. Sony Computer Entertainment Europe has detailed December's PlayStation Plus update. Click here to read the full article
A new bitcoin exchange called itBit is launching today, and is announcing a $3.25 million investment from Canaan Partners, RRE Ventures and Liberty City Ventures. The company is based in Singapore and its target customer base is comprised of institutional investors as well as individual investors who don't live in the U.S.
CARSON CITY (CAP) - The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a legal brief with the 9th U.S. Court of Appeals seeking to revert the naming of the metadata denotation term hashtag to its original locution as pound sign. Lower courts...Show More Summary
Photo via Flickr User Michael Fleshman After a successful lawsuit against the most racially charged parts of New York City’s controversial stop-and-frisk policy, activists, including the New York Civil Liberties Union, were disappointed...Show More Summary
In what city did police seize and auction off Leon and Mary Adams’ home because their grandson had allegedly dealt small amounts of marijuana from the porch? What act, which prohibits employers from discriminating against pregnant workers,...Show More Summary
This week in lit: creepy books to read while we're all still obsessed with Halloween, 10 years of queer YA, Emily Dickinson, "City of Night" and more.
Over the last few years, the NYPD's intrusive surveillance of the city's Muslim population has raised many concerns about civil liberty violations while simultaneously failing to turn up much in the way of terrorist plots. The ACLU has...Show More Summary
Philadelphia city council members voted to approve socialist teachings in the public schools. And, to think, this is the city of the Liberty Bell. The Daily Caller reported: Philadelphia city council members have approved a resolution that calls for socialist … Continue reading ?
KANSAS CITY, Missouri (Reuters) - The American Civil Liberties Union sued Missouri prison officials on Wednesday seeking to force the state to divulge the compounding pharmacies that supply its lethal execution drugs and identities of other members of...
(TOLEDO, Ohio) — The American Civil Liberties Union is suing the city of Defiance in northwest Ohio, alleging the city’s ban on sidewalk messages shouldn’t apply to chalk messages and violates free speech rights. The city prohibits disfiguring sidewalks by painting words, names or ads on them. Show More Summary