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Hillary and Bill Clinton will attend Donald Trump's inauguration

January 3, 2017 by walden9

Hillary and Bill Clinton will attend Donald Trump's inauguration | 03 Jan 2017 | The inauguration of the next president won't play out quite the way they had envisioned. But Bill and Hillary Clinton will still attend inaugural ceremonies for President-elect Donald Trump at the Capitol on Jan. 20, aides for both Clintons confirmed Tuesday. Protocol dictates that former presidents, and their spouses, are given prominent seats to witness inauguration. But never has a former first lady lost the election, and it had not been a given that either Clinton would attend.

Trump Calls Out House Republicans for Vote to Gut Ethics Office, Republicans Back Down

January 3, 2017 by walden9

Trump Calls Out House Republicans for Vote to Gut Ethics Office, Republicans Back Down | 03 Jan 2017 | Multiple outlets are reporting that House Republican leaders have now stripped the rules package of the measures gutting the OCE. From Politico: "Following a public outcry, and criticism from President-elect Donald Trump, House Republicans reversed course Tuesday on drastic changes to the independent Office of Congressional Ethics. After a hastily convened conference call, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) offered a motion to restore the current OCE rules that was accepted by the GOP conference via unanimous consent."

Ford to scrap Mexico plant, invest in Michigan; CEO cites Trump policies

January 3, 2017 by walden9

Ford to scrap Mexico plant, invest in Michigan; CEO cites Trump policies | 03 Jan 2017 | Before he's even taken office, President-elect Donald Trump has proven to be quite the job creator. Ford Motor Company announced Tuesday it will cancel a $1.6 billion plant planned for Mexico and will instead invest $700 million in a Michigan assembly plant, directly tying the decision to "pro-growth policies" championed by President-elect Donald Trump.

Expelled Russian 'intelligence operatives' include ill children, pregnant woman and a chef

January 3, 2017 by legitgov

Expelled Russian 'intelligence operatives' include ill children, pregnant woman and a chef | 02 Jan 2017 | The December 29th decision by the Obama Administration to expel 35 Russian diplomats has unleashed a storm of criticism in Russia. "Can you imagine how limited the amount of time it was and how urgently they needed to pack?" Nikolai Lakhonin, press secretary of the Russian Embassy in Washington, told LifeNews on Sunday...The diplomats--together with their family members--were ordered to leave the country within 72 hours...Onboard the plane, among approximately 100 people urgently leaving the U.S. as a result of President Obama's decision, was a pregnant woman and five children who were suffering from the flu, press-secretary of the Russian Embassy in Washington told LifeNews on Sunday.

More than 250 rioters smash kebab shop after 'group of Arab men stab young local to death'

January 2, 2017 by legitgov

More than 250 rioters smash kebab shop after 'group of Arab men stab young local to death' | 02 Jan 2017 | A staggering 300 rioters stormed the streets in a peaceful suburban town after a group of Arab men allegedly stabbed a lone local to death near a kebab restaurant, according to reports. The rioters descended on the town of Elk, Poland, after a group of Arab -- reportedly of Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia descent -- chased a young man out of a restaurant in the town and repeatedly stabbed him. The man, known only as Daniel R, was stabbed last Saturday around 11pm local time, got into a brawl with four other men after reports suggest he threw a firecracker inside a kebab diner.

Turkey nightclub attack: IS says it carried out shooting

January 2, 2017 by walden9

Turkey nightclub attack: IS says it carried out shooting | 02 Jan 2017 | So-called Islamic State says it was behind the new year attack on a Turkish nightclub that killed 39 people. The group said in a statement it was carried out by "a heroic soldier". At least 600 revellers were celebrating in the early hours of Sunday at Istanbul's Reina nightclub when the gunman began firing indiscriminately, discharging some 180 bullets. The gunman is still at large and a manhunt is under way. Police say they have made eight arrests so far.

Russian, Turkish aircraft destroy Islamic State targets in Syria - army

January 2, 2017 by legitgov

Russian, Turkish aircraft destroy Islamic State targets in Syria - army | 02 Jan 2017 | Turkish warplanes and artillery have struck Islamic State targets in Syria, killing 22 of the group's militants, while Russian aircraft hit jihadists near the Islamic State-controlled town of al-Bab, Turkey's military said on Monday. In a round-up of its military operations over the past 24 hours in support of rebels in northern Syria, the army said the Russian aircraft destroyed Islamic State targets in the area of Dayr Kak, 8 km (5 miles) southwest of al-Bab.

REAL ID law won't affect Catawba Nuclear Station workers in York County

January 2, 2017 by legitgov

REAL ID law won't affect Catawba Nuclear Station workers in York County | 01 Jan 2017 | (SC) York Workers at the Catawba Nuclear Station in York will be largely unaffected by a federal law restricting people's access to certain buildings if they don't have an acceptable form of identification. Starting Jan. 30, 2017, South Carolina IDs and driver's licenses will no longer be accepted for entry into federal buildings, nuclear power plants and military bases. Instead, visitors must provide additional proof of identification, including passports and military IDs. But Catawba Nuclear Station employees will be able to access their site without problems, according to Chris Rimel, South Carolina Communications Manager for Duke Energy.

Washington Compost retracts story about Russian hack at Vermont utility

January 2, 2017 by legitgov

Washington Compost retracts story about Russian hack at Vermont utility | 01 Jan 2017 | The Washington [Com]Post has retracted its story about Russian hackers penetrating the nation's electricity grid with a virus found in a Burlington, Vt., electric company laptop. "Authorities say there is no indication of that so far [that Russians had penetrated the US electric grid]," according to an editor's note attached to a corrected version of the story on the paper's Web site. "The computer at Burlington Electric that was hacked was not attached to the grid," the editor's note read.

Ukraine police arrest man suspected of planning Berlin copycat attack

January 1, 2017 by walden9

Ukraine police arrest man suspected of planning Berlin copycat attack | 30 Dec 2016 | Ukrainian police arrested a 31-year-old man on Friday accused of killing a woman and her daughter, and who they also suspect was planning to mow down citizens with a truck, like the attacks on the Berlin Christmas market and in Nice. Police said the man had murdered two people in a village in the southern Odessa region before setting fire to two houses and then escaping in a stolen truck and hiding in an abandoned home before officers caught him. Based on information they had received from a friend of the man, police said he was planning to run over a large crowd of people with the truck.

Obama administration, EPA hid planned radiation exposure 1,000s of times Safe Drinking Water Act limits

January 1, 2017 by legitgov

Obama administration, EPA hid planned radiation exposure thousands of times Safe Drinking Water Act limits --Radical Drinking Water Radiation Rise Confirmed in EPA Plan | 22 Dec 2016 | In the last days of the Obama administration, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is about to dramatically increase allowable public exposure to radioactivity to levels thousands of times above the maximum limits of the Safe Drinking Water Act, according to documents the agency surrendered in a federal lawsuit brought by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER). These radical rollbacks cover the "intermediate period" following a radiation release and could last for up to several years. This plan is in its final stage of approval.

Trump Promises a Revelation on Hacking

January 1, 2017 by walden9

Trump Promises a Revelation on Hacking | 31 Dec 2016 | President-elect Donald J. Trump, expressing lingering skepticism about intelligence assessments of Russian interference in the election, said on Saturday evening that he knew "things that other people don't know" about the hacking, and that the information would be revealed "on Tuesday or Wednesday." Speaking to a handful of reporters outside his Palm Beach, Fla., club, Mar-a-Lago, Mr. Trump cast his declarations of doubt as an effort to seek the truth. "I just want them to be sure because it's a pretty serious charge," Mr. Trump said of the intelligence agencies. "If you look at the weapons of mass destruction, that was a disaster, and they were wrong," he added, referring to intelligence cited by the George W. Bush administration to support its march to war in 2003. "So I want them to be sure," the president-elect said. "I think it’s unfair if they don't know."

Texas judge issues nationwide injunction on federal transgender health mandate

January 1, 2017 by legitgov

Texas judge issues nationwide injunction on federal transgender health mandate | 31 Dec 2016 | A Texas judge issued an injunction Saturday against a federal mandate aimed to protect transgender people, finding that the federal health rule violates existing law. The preliminary injunction, granted by U.S. District Judge Reed O'Connor, is in response to a lawsuit filed by Texas, on behalf of religious hospital network Franciscan Alliance, and four other states in August.

Istanbul attack: Dozens killed at Turkish nightclub, official says

January 1, 2017 by walden9

Istanbul attack: Dozens killed at Turkish nightclub, official says | 01 Jan 2017 | At least 39 people were killed and at least 69 wounded in an attack in a nightclub early Sunday as they were celebrating the new year, Turkey's Interior Minister said. "We are face to face with a terror attack," Interior minister Suleyman Soylu told reporters...US officials also called it a terrorist attack, making it the first of 2017.

Turkey 'terror' attack: Live updates as gunfire reported in Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Eve 'injuring 50'

January 1, 2017 by walden9

Turkey 'terror' attack: Live updates as gunfire reported in Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Eve 'injuring 50' | 31 Dec 2016 | Police in Istanbul are responding to reports of two gunmen opening fire a nightclub tonight. There has been no official confirmation of a terror attack - but witnesses have reported a heavy police presence in the area. Earlier, unconfirmed reports suggest that 50 people have been wounded and at least one gunman may still be inside the Reina club venue. We'll be bringing you the very latest updates, pictures and video on this breaking news story.

'Russian hackers' penetrate US power grid with 'outdated Ukrainian malware'

January 1, 2017 by legitgov

'Russian hackers' penetrate US power grid with 'outdated Ukrainian malware' [LOL!] | 31 Dec 2016 | A Vermont utility sounded the alarm after finding malware code on a laptop that the FBI and DHS had touted as associated with Russian hackers. However, cybersecurity specialists say the code came from an outdated Ukrainian hacking tool. On Thursday, the FBI and DHS released a joint report on a hacking operation they called 'Grizzly Steppe'. They claimed the operation was linked to the Russian government, alleging that it had targeted "US persons and institutions, including from US political organizations." ...The US media [Grade 'A' sociopaths] reported the incident as if Russian hackers had penetrated America's electric grids, prompting some officials to call on the federal government to protect Americans from Russian President Vladimir Putin. [In actuality, it was the US that released the Stuxnet virus on Iran's nuclear reactors (an act of war) and possibly on TEPCO's Fukushima nuclear plant. --LRP]

Man arrested after shouting 'bomb' at Berlin New Year party

December 31, 2016 by walden9

Man arrested after shouting 'bomb' at Berlin New Year party | 31 Dec 2016 | German police say they have arrested a man who shouted "bomb, bomb, bomb" at Berlin's massive open-air New Year's party. Using the hashtag "#nichtlustig" -- meaning "not funny" -- Berlin police tweeted Saturday that the unnamed man "is now celebrating #Welcome2017 with us." Tens of thousands of people are celebrating the New Year near Berlin's Brandenburg Gate amid tight security.

Dershowitz: I'll leave Democratic Party if Ellison becomes DNC chair

December 31, 2016 by walden9

Dershowitz: I'll leave Democratic Party if Ellison becomes DNC chair | 30 Dec 2016 |  Harvard Law professor Alan Dershowitz said Friday he'll leave the Democratic Party if Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) is appointed the next chair of the Democratic National Committee (DNC). “I’m going to tell you right here on this show, and this is news – if they appoint Keith Ellison to be chairman of the Democratic Party, I will resign my membership to the Democratic Party after 50 years of being a loyal Democrat,” Dershowitz told the Fox Business Network.

Ring of massive 20-ton garbage trucks to be a fortress of security in Times Square on New Year's Eve

December 31, 2016 by legitgov

Ring of massive 20-ton garbage trucks to be a fortress of security in Times Square on New Year's Eve in the wake of recent attacks in Europe | 30 Dec 2016 | The New York Police Department will roll out 65 massive 20-ton sanitation trucks, weighted with an extra 15 tons of sand, to surround the iconic New Year's Eve celebration in Times Square. The security measure is meant to stop deadly truck-driving attacks into crowds like those in Germany and France. Times Square will be heavily policed by 7,000 officers, specially armed counterterrorism units and bomb-sniffing dogs, officials said Thursday. The placement of the trucks, along with 100 patrol cars, at intersections surrounding Times Square adds even more protection against potential attacks.

Theresa May Scolds Kerry for Focus on Israel Settlements

December 31, 2016 by walden9

Theresa May Scolds Kerry for Focus on Israel Settlements | 30 Dec 2016 | With a Republican administration under Donald J. Trump only weeks away, Prime Minister Theresa May of Britain scolded Secretary of State John Kerry on Thursday night for his speech criticizing Israel - a public jab that would have been highly unlikely any other time during the Obama administration. In a statement that echoed Mr. Trump's fierce criticism of the Obama administration, Mrs. May chided Mr. Kerry for, among other things, describing the Israeli government as the "most right-wing in Israeli history, with an agenda driven by the most extreme elements."

Publisher to put out Yiannopoulos book despite backlash

December 30, 2016 by walden9

Publisher to put out Yiannopoulos book despite backlash | 30 Dec 2016 | In the face of heavy criticism, Simon & Schuster is moving forward with plans to publish a book by the conservative provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos...While many in and outside of the publishing industry criticized Simon & Schuster, the book, which is available for preorder, was at the top of Amazon.com's best seller list Friday.

Trump praises 'very smart' Putin for not retaliating against US

December 30, 2016 by walden9

Trump praises 'very smart' Putin for not retaliating against US | 30 Dec 2016 | Donald Trump took to Twitter Friday to praise Russian President Vladimir Putin for not retaliating against the US after President Obama's expulsion of 35 Russian spies. "Great move on delay (by V. Putin) - I always knew he was very smart!" Trump wrote.

Russia will not expel anyone over U.S. sanctions, to wait for Trump

December 30, 2016 by walden9

Russia will not expel anyone over U.S. sanctions, to wait for Trump | 30 Dec 2016 | President Vladimir Putin refrained on Friday from retaliating for the U.S. expulsion of 35 suspected Russian spies, putting the onus on Donald Trump to help solve a crisis over Russian cyber attacks when he takes over the White House next month. As a Sunday deadline approached for dozens of Russians to leave the United States, Putin said he would wait for the actions of Trump, who takes office on Jan. 20, before responding.

US Government Attacks Drudge Report? Conservative Website Down Because Of Distributed Denial Of Service Attack

December 30, 2016 by walden9

US Government Attacks Drudge Report? Conservative Website Down Because Of Distributed Denial Of Service Attack | 29 Dec 2016 | A tweet from conservative media icon Matt Drudge's verified Twitter account Thursday night appeared to accuse the government of interfering with his website, DrudgeReport.com, just hours after the Barack Obama administration announced new sanctions against Russia over election hacking. "Is the US government attacking DRUDGE REPORT? Biggest DDoS since site's inception. VERY suspicious routing [and timing]," the tweet to Drudge's 457,000 followers read. There were no other tweets from the account at the time.

ISIS calls on 'Western sons' to launch brutal attacks on New Year's revellers

December 30, 2016 by legitgov

ISIS calls on 'Western sons' to launch brutal attacks on New Year's revellers | 30 Dec 2016 | Islamic State jihadis have urged their Western "sons of Islam" to launch brutal New Year's attacks that will turn party venues into bloody battlefields. ISIS-affiliated media group, Nashir Media Foundation, posted a series of terrifying images on an encrypted channel which encouraged their supporters to seize the momentum Anis Amri created following the Berlin Christmas attacks, in which the Tunisian hijacked a truck and brutally murdered 12 Christmas shoppers...The terror network is calling on militants in the West to take part in 'lone wolf' attacks in variety of public venues including cinemas, malls and hospitals.

Obama's Cold War: President kicks out 35 Russian 'spies' and accuses Putin of ordering hacking of Clinton's secrets

December 30, 2016 by legitgov

Obama's Cold War: President kicks out 35 Russian 'spies' and accuses Putin of ordering hacking of Clinton's secrets in run-up to presidential election - as Kremlin promises revenge and mocks 'lame duck' leader | 29 Dec 2016 | President Obama launched a Cold War strike on the Kremlin and its spies on Thursday, accusing them of hacking the presidential election on orders from Vladimir Putin. He ordered 35 Russian intelligence operatives to leave the country as part of sanctions ordered for what he said where the country's attempts to 'interfere with democratic governance' and harassment of U.S. diplomatic officials in Russia. And he launched a scathing attack on Putin's Kremlin in an official announcement of sanctions over allegations of hacking in the run-up to the presidential elections...That prompted an angry response from the Kremlin which promised an 'appropriate' retaliation - while its London embassy tweeted a picture mocking him as a 'lame duck'.

Trump spokesman says Obama should show proof Russia was behind election-year hacking after Moscow calls it a 'lie'

December 30, 2016 by legitgov

Put up or shut up? Trump spokesman says Obama should show PROOF that Russia was behind election-year hacking after Moscow calls it a 'lie' --Moscow says the U.S. ran an 'orchestrated campaign' of disinformation and hasn't provided any evidence they were involved | 29 Dec 2016 | Donald Trump's chosen White House secretary press secretary on Thursday urged the Obama administration to show its cards if it has solid proof that Russia was behind a series of election-year computer hacks that may have cost Hillary Clinton the presidency. Trump has shrugged off the suggestion that Moscow engineered the cyber attacks, but Sean Spicer told reporters during a morning conference call that his position could change in the face of evidence. 'If the United States has clear proof of anyone interfering with our elections, we should make that known,' Spicer said. 'Right now we need to see further facts,' he added.

ISIS-affiliated cell busted in Dagestan, planned to target Moscow area - FSB

December 30, 2016 by legitgov

ISIS-affiliated cell busted in Dagestan, planned to target Moscow area - FSB | 29 Dec 2016 | A terrorist cell has been uncovered in Dagestan, southern Russia, with the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) saying the suspects had been planning a series of attacks in the Moscow area on the orders of an Islamic State commander. "The FSB with the Russian Interior Ministry have thwarted the activities of an undercover group of Islamic State supporters in [the southern Republic of] Dagestan. [The group] was planning terrorist attacks in the Moscow area," the FSB said in a statement. Seven arrests have been made. According to the FSB, the militants were planning attacks based on the "direct instructions" from an Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL [but still I-CIA-SIS]) commander located in Syria.

Possible civilian casualties in coalition strike near Mosul hospital - Pentagon

December 30, 2016 by walden9

Possible civilian casualties in coalition strike near Mosul hospital | 29 Dec 2016 | An airstrike Thursday against Islamic State near Mosul, a major city in northern Iraq, may have resulted in civilian casualties, the Pentagon has said. Aircraft from the US-led international coalition "struck a van carrying ISIL fighters observed firing a SPG9/RPG recoilless rifle before loading the weapon in the van and driving off," said the headquarters of Operation Inherent Resolve (OIR). The incident "will be fully investigated and the findings released in a timely and transparent manner," OIR said in a statement Thursday afternoon.

Bears Ears and Gold Butte: Obama creates two nature preserves

December 30, 2016 by legitgov

Bears Ears and Gold Butte: Obama creates two nature preserves | 29 Dec 2016 | President Barack Obama has unilaterally designated two new "national monument" nature preserves in the western US states of Nevada and Utah. The Bears Ears National Monument and the Gold Butte National Monument will protect areas rich in Native American artefacts from energy drilling...Since the election of Republican Donald Trump as next US president, Mr Obama has moved to block new mining claims by Yellowstone National Park and new oil drilling in the vulnerable Arctic Ocean.

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