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School Suspends 9-Year-Old Boy for Pretending to Be Bilbo Baggins

It is hard to imagine that when J.R.R. Tolkien published “The Hobbit” he expected school officials would suspend children for imaginatively …

Texas executes 'Texas 7' prison escapee for officer's death

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A three-time convicted robber who helped engineer the biggest prison break in Texas history was executed Wednesday evening …

a short history lesson

from John Gaultier: Read and Share!! MORE INFO ON CRUSADES: FOR THE STUPID OBAMA FOLLOWER WHO THINKS THE CRUSADES WERE THE STARTING POINT OF THE …

'War Game': Mom Sues Pop Warner Football Over Son's Suicide

Calling youth football "an abnormally dangerous/ultrahazardous activity," a Wisconsin woman sued the Pop Warner organization Thursday over the suicide of her son, which she claimed was due to dementia caused by brain injuries he suffered playing tackle football beginning at age 11.<p>Debra Pyka of …

Why There Is No Massive Anti-War Movement in America

<b>By Tom Engelhardt, TomDispatchThis piece first appeared at TomDispatch.</b><p>Well, it’s one, two, three, look at that amputee,<br>At least it’s below the …

Woman Grabs Mic at Muslim Event, Screams 'Islam Will Never Dominate'

On January 29, a female protester at a Council on Islamic-American Relations (CAIR) event in Texas grabbed the mic and screamed, “Islam will never …

S Africa grants parole to apartheid death-squad leader

Apartheid death-squad leader Eugene de Kock, dubbed 'Prime Evil' for his role in the torture and murder of black South African activists in the 1980s and early 1990s, has been granted parole after 20 years in prison.<p>"In the interest of nation-building and reconciliation I have decided to place Mr …

‘American Sniper’ Could Actually Win the Oscar for Best Picture

How the most controversial and politically polarizing film of the year became a legitimate contender for the Academy Award no one thought it would …

What Too Many Americans Don't See When They Watch 'American Sniper'

<i>Note: 'American Sniper' was released on Christmas Day, 2014. It is a movie version of Chris Kyle’s memoir, American Sniper: The Autobiography of the</i> …

A Gun Ownership Primer: Life-Changing Realities, Part 1 - Bearing Arms - Concealed Carry, Training

The first six installments of this series:<p>If you’ve already read the first six articles in this series you have at least a basic background in the …

Michelle Obama’s face blurred by Saudi state television, although claim disputed

First lady Michelle Obama’s face was reportedly blurred by Saudi state television Tuesday as she and the president met with new Saudi King Salman in …

Ralph Peters: Obama Admin "Pressuring The Army To Whitewash" Bergdahl Fiasco

LT. COL. RALPH PETERS: What we have here is very, very clear, it's damnably clear that the White House which doesn't understand why this is a big …

Military

Japanese sue over sex slave reports

MORE than 10,000 people are suing Japan’s leading liberal newspaper over stories on Tokyo’s system of wartime sex slavery, which they say have …

Sandy Hook Advisory Commission Calls For Confiscation Of Modern Firearms - Bearing Arms - Anti-Gun Hysteria, Connecticut, Sandy Hook

Reason’s Jacob Sullum has taken a hard look at the gun control proposal of the Sandy Hook Advisory Commission, and finds their conclusions to be …

Iraqi Sniper: The legendary insurgent who claimed to have killed scores of American troops

In "American Sniper," the wildly successful yet controversial film that tells the story of Chris Kyle, said to be the most lethal sniper in U.S. military history, the titular marksman has a clear foe: A mysterious insurgent dubbed "Mustafa," believed to be a former Syrian Olympian.<p>While the film …

Officials: Rights charges unlikely for Wilson

<b>(CNN) —</b> A federal investigation has not found enough evidence to charge Darren Wilson with the federal crime of depriving Michael Brown of his civil rights, according to multiple sources familiar with the investigation.<p>The FBI has completed its investigation into the August shooting in Ferguson, …

Hamas Praises 'Heroic' Attack In Tel Aviv As Palestinian Man Stabs 9 People On Bus

<b>JERUSALEM (CBSDC/AP)</b> — A Palestinian man stabbed nine people on a bus in central Tel Aviv on Wednesday, wounding four of them seriously before he was …

Witness Kenyan Police Use Tear Gas on Protesting Schoolchildren

Students from Langata Primary School hold placards as they protest against a perimeter wall illegally erected by a priva<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Thomas …

Report: School shooting commission to propose 'gun ban'

Shares 1.8K<p>HARTFORD, Conn. – A Connecticut government commission created after the Sandy Hook school massacre will be proposing a “gun ban.”<p>The …

Detroit councilwoman to Obama: We voted for you, now bail us out

By FOX 2 News Staff<p>DETROIT (WJBK) -- The city of Detroit faces a major financial crisis and one member of city council thinks <b>President Barack Obama</b> …

Protesters Shut Down I-93 In Milton, Medford

MILTON (CBS) — Protesters chained to cement barrels and locking arms inside plastic tubing shut down parts of Interstate 93 in Milton and Medford …

Muslim Mayor of Rotterdam: “If you don’t like freedom…leave”

If a non-Muslim had said this, he or she would be accused of “racism,” “bigotry,” “xenophobia,” and “Islamophobia.” Is Ahmed Aboutaleb guilty of …

Obama: I'm going on offense

The president said he’s prepared to veto hostile legislation, including an Iran sanctions package.<p>President Barack Obama made clear Thursday in a closed-door session with Senate Democrats that he’s prepared to veto hostile legislation from the GOP-controlled Congress, including an Iran sanctions …

FBI steps in after ABC7 report on Jewish-owned D.C. business targeted by self-described ISIS militants

WASHINGTON (WJLA) – For five months, a thriving D.C. business has been the target of self-described ISIS militants.<p>Wednesday, one day after ABC7 …

Pelosi to name first Muslim lawmaker to House intelligence committee

Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi announced in a closed-door meeting Tuesday she would name the first Muslim lawmaker to the House’s Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence.<p>A senior Democratic aide said Rep. André Carson of Indiana would be named in the “coming days” to the key national …

Robots can now learn to cook just like you do: by watching YouTube videos

Researchers have come up with a new way to teach robots how to use tools simply by watching videos on YouTube.<p>The researchers, from the University of Maryland and the Australian research center NICTA, have just published a paper on their achievements, which they will present this month at the 29th …

Sneak Peek: Fostech Arms' Origin 12-Gauge Shotgun

The Origin shotgun from Fostech Arms is a 12-gauge, semi-automatic shotgun fed from a detachable magazine.<p>Gas-operated, the gun is said to run very …

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