Tag Archives: Anthony Weiner

NRA Gives an Inch, The Casting Couch

Friday, October 6, 2017

The Gun Beat: In a surprising announcement from the organization that has fought gun control and regulation at every level, the National Rifle Association gave an inch and announced that bump stocks, which allow an  assault rifle to fire in …

Another October Surprise, No Joy at Wrigley

Saturday, October 29, 2016

E Minus 10: Emails found on devices used by disgraced former Congressman Anthony Weiner have thrown a wrench into the closing days of the Hillary Clinton presidential campaign. FBI Director James Comey told Congressional Republican leaders that emails related to …

Unrest in Charlotte, Stop and Frisk the Nation

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Black Lives: One person was shot and critically wounded in Charlotte, NC, during a second night of disturbances after the police killing of a black man in a parking lot while officers were looking to serve a warrant on someone …

Huma Ejects Weiner, Russia Hacks the Vote

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Tony and Huma’s Wedding: Reader, she dumped him. In a campaign season that couldn’t be stranger, Hillary Clinton’s closest political aide, Huma Abedin, announced that she’s separating from her troubled husband Anthony Weiner after he was caught once again sending …

Israel Hits Missiles, “Super Tunnel” Found

Friday, November 1, 2013

Syria: Israeli jets yesterday hit two Syrian bases to destroy Russian missiles they say were intended for the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah, which is fighting in support of the Syrian regime. Israel has said it will do what’s necessary to …

Delay the Vote, Take the Weapons

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Syria: President Obama yesterday asked Congress to delay voting on authorization to attack while the administration evaluates a Russian proposal for Syrian chemical weapons to be turned over to international control. Urging caution in a live speech to the nation …

Stop Frisking, Resort Sinks, Snowden Visit

Monday, August 12, 2013

Stop: A federal judge ruled today that NY City’s random “stop and frisk” policy has violated the constitutional rights of tens of thousands of people. For years, NY police officers without cause have stopped and frisked young men, usually minorities, …

Manning Guilty, Housing Up, Weiner “Rolls”

Wednesday, July 31, 2013

National: Pfc. Bradley Manning was acquitted of the most serious charges of aiding the enemy when he gave 700,000 classified documents to WikiLeaks, but he still faces a long time in prison. He was convicted of 19 of 21 charges, …

Obama Warns, Cannes Caper

Sunday, July 28, 2013

National: Focusing his message on the economy this past week, President Obama said in an interview with the NY Times that the widening disparity in income and opportunity is “fraying” the fabric of American life. The paper reported that the …

Spanish Train Disaster, Weiner Again

Thursday, July 25, 2013

Train Disaster: The crash of a high-speed passenger train in Northwestern Spain has killed at least 77 people and injured 100. The train carrying 218 people was near the end of a six-hour trip from Madrid to Ferrol when it …