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Korea Alert, Detroit Mayor Guilty, Harvard Snooping

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

World: South Korea put its troops on alert after North Korea claimed to have unilaterally cancelled the 1953 armistice that ended the Korean War. The North also shut down the Red Cross telephone hotline between the two countries used for …

Inside Attack, Dead Pigs, GMO Labels

Monday, March 11, 2013

World: Two American soldiers were killed and 10 wounded in another “inside” attack by an Afghan soldier during a morning meeting of Special Forces, An undetermined number of Afghans also died before the shooter was killed. At least 60 NATO …

Target Obamacare, Attacks on Christians

Sunday, March 10, 2013

National: Rep. Paul Ryan said today on Fox News that the Republican House budget proposal will include a repeal of the Affordable Health Care Act known as Obamacare. “We’re going to propose replacing Obama Care with patient-centered health care, with …

Teacher With a Gun, Dinner With His Enemies

Saturday, March 9, 2013

National: South Dakota became the first state to enact a law to allow public school teachers and school employees to carry guns to work. The National Rifle Association lobbied in favor of the bill. The law leaves it up to …

Jobs Up, Winter Storm, Elephant Slaughter

Friday, March 8, 2013

National: The national jobless rate dropped to 7.7%, an improvement of .2%. That’s a gain of 236,000 jobs in February, and a four-year low. The stock market climbed further into record-setting territory this morning. ➢A son-in-law of Osama Bin Laden …

White House Cuts Tours, Rand Paul Talks

Thursday, March 7, 2013

National: The House passed a temporary funding bill to keep the federal government running until September. But the $85 billion in sequester cuts remain. The White House has cancelled tours to save money. Kentucky Tea Party Republican Sen. Rand Paul …

Dow Soars, Hugo Chavez Dies, Patriot Games

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

National: The Dow Jones is up again this morning after closing yesterday at an all-time high. The market is being fed by an improving economy and interest rate support from the Federal Reserve. Some analysts believe this is the beginning …

Dow Hits Ceiling, Snow Hits Midwest

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

National: The Dow Jones hit a daytime record high of 14,198.10 shortly after the opening bell this morning. It kept climbing. If the market holds the Dow could close at an all-time record high as investors pour money and their …

HIV Cure Claimed, Romney: “It kills me”

Monday, March 4, 2013

National: Doctors in Mississippi claim they have cured a baby girl born with HIV. The girl was treated with a cocktail of anti-HIV drugs when she was just 30 hours old. She’s 2 ½ now. If the claim holds true, …

Sequester Grounds Them, Terror Leader Dead

Sunday, March 3, 2013

Unkindest Cuts: The NY Times reports today that federal budget cuts might hit hardest in Northern Virginia where much of the population lives on federal spending. The Pentagon is set to furlough as many as 90,000 civilian employees, cutting their …