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Hillary Clinton Wins Three States, Bernie Sanders Takes Rhode Island

April 27, 2016 by legitgov

Hillary Clinton Wins Three States, Bernie Sanders Takes Rhode Island --Results from Connecticut's primary are still being tallied | 26 April 2016 | Hillary Clinton swept to primary victories over rival Sen. Bernie Sanders in Pennsylvania and Maryland Tuesday night, winning the two largest prizes of the evening and also capturing Delaware...Meanwhile, Mr. Sanders pulled off a win in Rhode Island, and results in Connecticut were still being tallied into the evening, with preliminary results there suggesting a close race. A new poll shows Mr. Sanders is the most popular person in the race in either party among young voters.

Donald Trump Tops Field by Large Margins in 5 States

April 27, 2016 by legitgov

Donald Trump Sweeps 5 States; Hillary Clinton Takes 4 | 26 April 2016 | Donald J. Trump crushed his Republican opponents in Pennsylvania, Maryland and three other states on Tuesday, a sweep that put him considerably closer to capturing the party's presidential nomination outright, while Hillary Clinton won Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Maryland and Delaware and was battling to amass enough delegates to claim the Democratic nomination as early as mid-May. Mr. Trump's success intensified the aura of inevitability around his bid to lead the Republicans, and created urgent new challenges for his rivals. More significant, it increased his chances of avoiding a fight on the floor of the party's convention in July and of claiming the nomination on the delegates' first ballot.

Sanders wins Democratic primary in Rhode Island

April 27, 2016 by legitgov

Sanders wins Democratic primary in Rhode Island | 26 April 2016 | Bernie Sanders has won the Democratic presidential primary in Rhode Island, offering the Vermont senator modest gains in the race against front-runner Hillary Clinton. Sanders's win Tuesday blocks a potential sweep of the day's five races by Clinton, who has already won three out of the five contests.

GOP Primary Results: Trump Projected to Sweep All 5 States in 'Acela Primary'

April 27, 2016 by legitgov

GOP Primary Results: Trump Projected to Sweep All 5 States in 'Acela Primary' | 26 April 2016 | Voters headed to the polls in five states today for the "Acela primary." ABC News projects Donald Trump will win the Connecticut, Maryland and Pennsylvania GOP primaries, based on exit poll data analysis. ABC News projects Trump will also win the Rhode Island and Delaware GOP primaries, based on vote analysis.

Pro-ISIS hackers post 'kill list' of US government department employees

April 27, 2016 by legitgov

'Your system failed to tackle our attacks. Now we will crush you again': Pro-ISIS hackers post 'kill list' of US government department employees --'Kill list' of 43 people linked to various US government departments | 26 April 2016 | A pro-ISIS [I-CIA-SIS] hackers group who call themselves United Cyber Caliphate distributed a 'kill list' Monday that appears to include dozens of U.S. government personnel. The post appeared on social network site Telegram, one of the main applications it uses to disseminate propaganda. The list, obtained by Vocativ, features 43 names of people linked to the State Department, the Department of Homeland Security and the departments of defense, energy, commerce and health and services.

Hillary Clinton Wins Pennsylvania's Democratic Primary

April 27, 2016 by walden9

Hillary Clinton Wins Pennsylvania's Democratic Primary | 26 Apr 2016 | Hillary Clinton beat Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) in Pennsylvania's Democratic presidential primary, nabbing the biggest prize in Tuesday's elections and further widening her delegate lead over Sanders. She also won Tuesday's primary contests in Delaware and Maryland.

Hillary Clinton wins Maryland: April 26 primaries live updates, results

April 27, 2016 by walden9

Hillary Clinton wins 4 states; Bernie Sanders wins Rhode Island --April 26 primaries live updates, results | 26 Apr 2016 | Update (April 26, 7:45 p.m. PT): Big night for Clinton --Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has won the Connecticut primary, the Associated Press reports. With 84 percent of precincts reporting, she won 50.3 percent of the vote to Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders's 47.9 percent. Clinton had a big night, winning four of five contests. As a result, the window of opportunity has all but slammed shut on Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders's underdog bid for the Democratic presidential nomination.

Protesters break into Finnish-Russian nuclear site

April 27, 2016 by walden9

Protesters break into Finnish-Russian nuclear site| 26 Apr 2016 | Anti-nuclear protesters broke in to a construction site on Tuesday for a nuclear reactor to be supplied by Russia's state-owned nuclear firm Rosatom, choosing the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster for their demonstration. Police estimated that close to 50 protesters gathered near the Fennovoima site in northern Finland and around 40 were detained. One group broke in to the site while others lay down on the road leading to the site's entrance, police said.

54 arrests made in HB2 protest as lawmakers convene

April 27, 2016 by walden9

54 arrests made in HB2 protest as lawmakers convene | 26 Apr 2016 | A total of 54 protesters were arrested Monday evening, as some interrupted lawmakers when the short session convened Monday. Protesters inside the House chamber started shouting as state lawmakers tried to adjourn Monday night, less than 30 minutes after they reconvened for this year's short session.

Donald Trump is the projected winner in PA, CT, and MD by 'significant margins'

April 26, 2016 by legitgov

Breaking: Donald Trump is the projected winner in PA, CT, and MD by 'significant margins' | 26 April 2016 |

DHS agents accompany Brookfield, CT, detectives to travel to Maine to arrest Adam Lanza's former psychiatrist

April 26, 2016 by legitgov

DHS agents accompany Brookfield, CT, detectives to travel to Maine to arrest Adam Lanza's former psychiatrist [Wow! I wonder what this guy did or wouldn't do?] | 22 April 2016 | A former psychiatrist who treated Sandy Hook shooter Adam Lanza when he was a teenager was arrested this week and charged with sexual assault after police say he carried on a sexual relationship with a former patient. Brookfield detectives traveled to Paul Fox's residence in Peaks Island, Maine, to take him into custody Wednesday with the assistance of Homeland Security Agents, police said. Police said the relationship occurred between October 2010 and October 2011...Fox told detectives in a Dec. 17, 2012, telephone interview that he had destroyed any records he had of his treatment of Lanza but recalled last seeing him when Lanza was about 15.

Hollande vows to shut down France's oldest nuclear power plant over environmental, safety concerns

April 26, 2016 by legitgov

Hollande vows to shut down France's oldest nuclear power plant over environmental, safety concerns | 26 April 2016 | The French President has promised to formally initiate the shutdown of the country’s oldest nuclear reactors on the grounds of environmental and safety concerns surrounding the Fessenheim power plant near the German and Swiss borders. Fessenheim houses two 920 megawatt reactors and has been running since 1978, making it France's oldest operating plant. Due to its age, the German government and activists alike have long been calling for it to be permanently closed.

Federal judge upholds North Carolina voter ID law said to be discriminatory

April 26, 2016 by legitgov

Federal judge upholds North Carolina voter ID law said to be discriminatory | 25 April 2016 | Lawsuits challenging changes to North Carolina’s election law failed to show it hampered the ability of minority voters to exercise political power, a federal judge ruled Monday in dismissing the cases. US district judge Thomas Schroeder ruled against the US Justice Department, the North Carolina NAACP chapter and named voters, who claimed the law was passed to discriminate against poor and minority voters in violation of the Constitution and Voting Rights Act. While North Carolina had a sordid history of freezing black voters out of the political process, Schroeder said, the plaintiffs did not show that the law hampered the ability of minority voters to exercise electoral politics.

Eric Garner's Daughter, 126,000 Others, Could Not Vote in NYC

April 26, 2016 by legitgov

Eric Garner's Daughter, 126,000 Others, Could Not Vote in NYC | 20 April 2016 | Eric Garner's daughter, a Bernie Sanders campaign advocate, did not vote in the New York primaries, along with 126,000 other independent voters, including Donald Trump's children. New York has a closed primary system, meaning that only voters registered with a party can vote, and the deadline to register with a party was back in October, 2015. This makes New York the hardest state in which to vote for unaffiliated voters, who are expected to prepare 193 days before voting begins.

Cleveland agrees to pay Tamir Rice family $6m over police shooting

April 26, 2016 by legitgov

Cleveland agrees to pay Tamir Rice family $6m over police shooting | 25 April 1206 | The city of Cleveland, Ohio, has agreed to pay $6m to the family of Tamir Rice to settle a lawsuit over the 12-year-old's fatal shooting by a police officer. The payment will avert a federal civil rights case brought against city authorities by Tamir’s relatives over the death of "a young boy with his entire life ahead of him, full of potential and promise", their attorneys said on Monday. The details of the settlement were contained in a filing by judge Solomon Oliver to federal court in Cleveland on Monday morning.

Trump relentlessly mocks Kasich: 'I have never seen a human being eat in such a disgusting fashion'

April 26, 2016 by legitgov

Trump relentlessly mocks Kasich: 'I have never seen a human being eat in such a disgusting fashion' | 25 April 2016 | Donald Trump relentlessly mocked Ohio Gov. John Kasich's campaign-trail eating habits on Monday. During a rally in Rhode Island, the Republican presidential front-runner said that the Ohio governor should learn from Trump's children, whom Trump has urged to eat modest portions of food. "Did you see him? He has a news conference all the time when he's eating. I have never seen a human being eat in such a disgusting fashion," Trump said of Kasich. He continued: "I'd say, 'Children, small, little bites.' This guy takes a pancake and he's shoving it in his mouth. It's disgusting. Do you want this guy for your president?" [LOL! See also: Donald Trump Explains How John Kasich Eats Pancakes [Hilarious] (Video) 25 April 2016.]

Project Mercury: Foreign 'dirty bomb' responders will start training in Nevada

April 25, 2016 by legitgov

Heads up! Project Mercury: Foreign 'dirty bomb' responders will start training in Nevada | 24 April 2016 | In a few months, the Center for Radiological/Nuclear Training will enter a new, international dimension as police officers from eastern Europe and elsewhere outside the U.S. descend on a one-of-a-kind training facility in Area 1 at the Nevada National Security Site, 85 miles northwest of Las Vegas...The first wave of foreign students is expected to arrive in September for Project Mercury, a $500,000 pilot program that will bring first responders from Interpol, the world's largest international police organization. While the cost of the security site's 'counterterrorism' effort is $22 million funded annually by the Department of Homeland Security, the $500,000 for the inaugural Project Mercury trial course comes from the Department of Defense, a Pentagon official said Friday. The official, a spokesman for the office of the Secretary of Defense, added that future funding avenues exist in "several programs that build partner capacity to deal with the full range of threats associated with" weapons of mass destruction. One, he said, focuses on teaming with other nations to ensure there will be safe and successful responses to nuclear incidents [aka US false flags].

Charles Koch: 'Possible' Clinton could be better than GOP nominee

April 25, 2016 by legitgov

Charles Koch: 'Possible' Clinton could be better than GOP nominee | 24 April 2016 | Oil tycoon and conservative mega-donor Charles Koch had kind words for both Bill and Hillary Clinton in an interview Sunday, saying there was an outside chance he could support her in November. "We would have to believe her actions would be quite different than her rhetoric. Let me put it that way," he said on ABC's "This Week" Sunday. "But on some of the Republican candidates we would -- before we could support them, we'd have to believe their actions will be quite different than the rhetoric we've heard so far." [Hillary Clinton would explode the growth of corporate power, using identity politics to provide cover - just like Obama. The Koch brothers are cognizant of this fact.]

Republicans Cruz, Kasich conspire to reach 'stop-Trump' deal

April 25, 2016 by legitgov

Republicans Cruz, Kasich conspire to reach 'stop-Trump' deal | 24 April 2016 | Republican White House rivals Ted Cruz [Zodiac Ted] and John Kasich announced a deal on Sunday to stay out of each other's way in some upcoming state primaries in hopes of blocking front-runner Donald Trump from winning the party's presidential nomination. Cruz's campaign said in a statement he would focus on the Indiana and give Kasich a clearer shot in Oregon and New Mexico, states where the Ohio governor expects to do well. Kasich, in turn, agreed to shift resources west and away from Indiana...Dan Scavino, Trump's social media director tweeted: "Two losing candidates joining in an attempt to stop @realdonaldtrump. Americans are so tired of you POLITICIANS!!!"

Police charge Australian teenager with planning ANZAC terror attack

April 25, 2016 by legitgov

Police charge Australian teenager with planning ANZAC terror attack | 24 April 2106 | Australian police have arrested and charged a teenager with a terrorism offense related to planning an attack at Monday's commemorations of the ANZAC landings at Gallipoli during World War One. The 16-year-old boy was arrested near his Sydney home on Sunday and will appear before a children's court on Monday, police said. The offense carries a maximum penalty of life imprisonment. ANZAC Day, April 25, is a major annual holiday in Australia and New Zealand marking the date of the first Gallipoli landings in 1915, in which large numbers of Australian and New Zealand troops fought and died.

Obama plans 250 more U.S. troops for Syria, boosting force to 300

April 25, 2016 by legitgov

Obama plans 250 more U.S. troops for Syria, boosting force to 300 | 24 April 2016 | President Barack Obama will announce on Monday he plans to send as many as 250 additional U.S. troops to Syria, a sharp increase in the American presence working with local Syrian forces fighting Islamic State militants, U.S. officials said. The deployment will increase U.S. forces in Syria to about 300...Obama will explain his decision in a speech at 11:25 a.m. (0925 GMT) in Hanover, where he discussed the Syria crisis with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday.

Man arrested for allegedly threatening to bomb Trump rally in Connecticut

April 25, 2016 by legitgov

Man arrested for allegedly threatening to bomb Trump rally in Connecticut | 24 April 2016 | A man is under arrest after he allegedly threatened to bomb Donald Trump's campaign rally in Connecticut Saturday. The Connecticut State Police arrested 20-year-old Sean Morkys in Waterbury. They say he posted on Twitter that he was going to detonate a bomb at Trump's Waterbury rally. Authorities tracked the tweets to a Waterbury home, where they found Morkys. After determining he didn't pose an immediate threat, he was taken into custody and released on $25,000 bond.

Connecticut man made threat on Twitter to bomb Trump rally

April 24, 2016 by legitgov

Connecticut man made threat on Twitter to bomb Trump rally | 24 April 2016 | A 20-year-old Connecticut man was arrested after being accused of sending threats on Twitter to bomb a rally for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, authorities said on Sunday. Sean Morkys of Waterbury, Connecticut, was charged with threatening, inciting injury and breach of peace. The U.S. Secret Service, which is responsible for the safety of presidential candidates, alerted the Connecticut State Police's counterterrorism office on Saturday afternoon that a Twitter user had posted, "Is someone going to bomb the trump rally or am I going to have to?" A second post warned a friend to tell relatives to leave the rally in Waterbury to avoid being harmed, state police said.

Thousands of Germans rally against 'trade' deals on eve of Obama's visit

April 24, 2016 by legitgov

Thousands of Germans rally against 'trade' deals on eve of Obama's visit --A mock coffin lay on the ground emblazoned with the words 'Democracy killed by money' and 'Here lies democracy'. | 23 April 2016 | Thousands of opponents of a proposed transatlantic trade corporate takeover deal poured onto German streets today on the eve of a visit by US President Barack Obama. The Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) has run into major opposition, not least in Europe's top economy Germany, where its foes have raised the spectre of eroding ecological and labour market standards and condemned secrecy shrouding the talks. A loose coalition of trade unions, environmentalists and consumer protection groups gathered a crowd of about 16,000 in front of Hanover's opera house ahead of a march through the city centre expected to draw around 50,000.

Solar-powered plane lands at Moffett Field

April 24, 2016 by legitgov

Solar-powered plane lands at Moffett Field | 24 April 2016 | (Mountain View, CA) After a 56-hour flight from Hawaii, his every word webcast live from the skies, the pilot of a solar-powered plane on an around-the-world journey reached the San Francisco Bay late Saturday afternoon, enthralled and inspired by the stunning scene below. "Right now, I am crossing the coastline of California entering into the continent, and exactly in front of me is the Golden Gate," pilot Bertrand Piccard told colleagues tracking his travels on the Internet. Over "the centuries, all these ships were coming like this" through the Golden Gate, "and now it's a solar-powered airplane." Piccard landed the Solar Impulse 2 in Mountain View at 11:45 p.m.

Trump tells Connecticut voters he's 'not toning it down'

April 24, 2016 by legitgov

Trump tells Connecticut voters he's 'not toning it down' | 23 April 2016 | A confident Donald Trump told supporters on Saturday that he’s not changing his pitch to voters, a day after his chief adviser assured Republican officials their party’s front-runner would show more restraint while campaigning. "You know, being presidential's easy -- much easier than what I have to do," he told thousands at a rally in Bridgeport, Conn. "Here, I have to rant and rave. I have to keep you people going. Otherwise you’re going to fall asleep on me, right?" Trump declared to the crowd that he has no intention of reversing any of his provocative policy plans, including building a wall along the length of the southern border.

Hillary Clinton's Campaign, Cautious but Confident, Begins Considering Running Mates

April 24, 2016 by legitgov

Hillary Clinton's Campaign, Cautious but Confident, Begins Considering Running Mates | 23 April 2016 | Hillary Clinton's advisers and allies have begun extensive discussions about who should be her running mate, seeking to compile a list of 15 to 20 potential picks for her team to start vetting by late spring...Among the names under discussion by Mrs. Clinton, Mr. Clinton and campaign advisers: Senators Tim Kaine and Mark Warner, former governors from the key state of Virginia; Senator Sherrod Brown of Ohio, who represents both a more liberal wing of the party and a swing state; former Gov. Deval Patrick of Massachusetts, a prominent African-American Democrat; and Thomas E. Perez, President Obama's labor secretary and a Hispanic civil rights lawyer. But Mrs. Clinton is also open to a woman, campaign advisers said.

'Terrorism investigation' court lets NSA collect telephone records data

April 24, 2016 by legitgov

'Terrorism investigation' court lets NSA collect telephone records data | 21 April 2016 | In its first ruling regarding phone records since the passage of the USA Freedom Act, the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court granted the National Security Agency the powers it requested. Much of the court order was redacted, however. The court order, which was released on Tuesday, does not reveal the identities of any of the telecom providers with which the National Security Agency (NSA) is working nor whom the agency is targeting, according to Reuters.

Two GTA men arrested on fear they will commit terrorism

April 23, 2016 by legitgov

Two GTA men arrested on fear they will commit terrorism | 21 April 2016 | The RCMP is seeking to restrict the movements of two [Greater Toronto Area] GTA men they fear will commit acts of terrorism. Samuel Augustin Aviles of Whitby, and Kadir Abdul of Toronto appeared in a Brampton court Thursday morning after being arrested on peace bonds. According to court documents, the RCMP fears Abdul may participate in an activity of a terrorist group, travel to participate in an activity of a terrorist group, or facilitate terrorist activity. They fear Aviles may travel to participate in an activity of a terrorist group. The RCMP is seeking to restrict their movements for one year because of these fears. #PreCrimeUnit

Activists warn against potential outsourcing of Flint water plant

April 23, 2016 by legitgov

Activists warn against potential outsourcing of Flint water plant | 21 April 2016 | A group of activists and union supporters protested against the outsourcing of the operation of the Flint water treatment plant on Thursday...Protesters held signs and shouted chants against Gov. Rick Snyder. "Today, as the city of Flint hosts a meeting with potential bidders for a study of the water system -- local and national labor and social justice organizations called on the city council and the mayor to reject any deal with a water privatizing company that could use that study as a foot in the door to take over the operating and management of this system," said Flint resident Melissa Mays, founder of Water You Fighting For.

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