Vice Chair of DNC Quits, Endorses Bernie Sanders

(NOC)  Hawaiian Congresswoman and Democratic National Committee Vice Chair Tulsi Gabbard resigned Sunday. In an email to the DNC, Tulsi explained her reasons for her resignation: “I have taken my responsibilities as an officer of the DNC seriously, and respected the need to stay neutral in our primaries. However, after much thought and consideration, I’ve … Read moreVice Chair of DNC Quits, Endorses Bernie Sanders

Trump gets first Senate endorsement ahead of super Tuesday

(Sarah Farris)  Donald Trump received his first Senate endorsement at a rally Sunday evening in Alabama, just two days before Super Tuesday. In a surprise appearance in Huntsville, Ala., Republican Sen. Jeff Sessions delivered a long-anticipated endorsement just ahead of his home state’s primary “I am pleased to endorse Donald Trump for president,” Sessions said … Read moreTrump gets first Senate endorsement ahead of super Tuesday

Another Major US Retailer To Close 100 Stores In 2016

ROCKFORD, MI – After closing 104 stores in 2015, Wolverine Worldwide plans to shutter 100 in 2016 in response to a difficult global retail and consumer environment. The Rockford footwear giant announced the closures this week while discussing fiscal 2015 results. Sixty of the 2016 closures will come as leases run out on storefronts, Chief … Read moreAnother Major US Retailer To Close 100 Stores In 2016

Marine Sgt spars with Bill Cliinton Over Benghazi coverup

(Harper Neidig)   Hecklers were thrown out of a campaign rally Friday after shouting questions about Benghazi at former President Bill Clinton. A video of the incident shows a man standing in the crowd introducing himself as a Marine and detailing his service record. As he spoke about the Veterans Administration, Clinton tried to interrupt and … Read moreMarine Sgt spars with Bill Cliinton Over Benghazi coverup

TWITTER shutting down Hillary critics?

(Kyle Olson)  Bernie Sanders supporters are saying their Twitter account was “censored and locked down” after they criticized Hillary Clinton. @GuerrillaDems — which goes by the name “Guerrilla Socialists” — was shut down Thursday. Twitter admits to censoring #WhichHillary, days after Twitter Exec held fundraiser for@HillaryClinton. #FeelTheBern pic.twitter.com/megPFJurK7 — RoseAnn DeMoro (@RoseAnnDeMoro) February 26, 2016 … Read moreTWITTER shutting down Hillary critics?

State officials confirme nuclear waste dumped illegally in Ky

(James Bruggers)   After learning in January that low-level nuclear waste from drilling operations had been dumped illegally in Kentucky last year, state officials are warning this week that all landfills be on the lookout and to not accept any of the radioactive material. Kentucky Division of Waste Management Director Tony Hatton said officials have … Read moreState officials confirme nuclear waste dumped illegally in Ky

Food Industry Plots How To Ban Raw Milk

(Daniel Jennings)  A major food industry trade organization is spearheading the opposition to the legalization of raw milk sales and the easing of restrictions throughout the United States. The International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA) is urging legislators throughout the country to not relax restrictions on its sale. “Loosening the regulations surrounding raw milk … would … Read moreFood Industry Plots How To Ban Raw Milk

BREAKING: US government releases its 2015 financial statements

(Simon Black)  Hot off the presses, the US government just published its audited financial statements this morning, signed and sealed by Treasury Secretary Jack Lew. These reports are intended provide an accurate accounting of government finances, just like any big corporation would do. And once again, the US government’s financial condition has declined significantly from … Read moreBREAKING: US government releases its 2015 financial statements

Chris Christie To Serve As Senior Policy Adviser To Trump

(Kerry Pickett)  New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will serve as a senior adviser for Donald Trump’s presidential campaign. CNN reports that Christie plans to “walk through policy disagreements with him.” Christie and Trump have much to sync up on since the New Jersey Republican endorsed the New York businessman on Friday. “I will lend my support … Read moreChris Christie To Serve As Senior Policy Adviser To Trump

Wild bees, butterflies on path to extinction, UN report says

WASHINGTON  Many species of wild bees, butterflies and other critters that pollinate plants are shrinking toward extinction, and the world needs to do something about it before our food supply suffers, a new United Nations scientific mega-report warns. The 20,000 or so species of pollinators are key to hundreds of billions of dollars’ worth of crops … Read moreWild bees, butterflies on path to extinction, UN report says

The First Words Americans Think Of When Hearing ‘Hillary Clinton’ Are

(Daniel Jennings)  More than half of Americans distrust Hillary Clinton or believes she is a liar, according to a new Gallup survey. The Gallup poll asked 1,014 adults what comes to mind when they hear the names Hillary Clinton or Bernie Sanders. It was conducted Feb. 13-14 and released this week, and found that people … Read moreThe First Words Americans Think Of When Hearing ‘Hillary Clinton’ Are

Walmart Announces Layoffs At Home Office

BENTONVILLE-Walmart has made another round of layoffs. According to Bao Nguyen with Walmart Media Relations, the positions that had been filled were eliminated on Thursday (Feb. 25). Nguyen stated, “Today’s action is part of a routine process where we evaluate the positions skills and experience we need in our technology organization. It’s something we’ve done … Read moreWalmart Announces Layoffs At Home Office

Sears Announces Major Layoffs At Corporate Office

(Corilyn Shropshire)  The parent of struggling retailers Sears and Kmart said Thursday it eliminated 250 positions after posting fourth-quarter losses following a dismal holiday shopping season. The layoffs at Sears Holdings represent a “mix of positions in various units and roles across the organization,” spokesman Chris Brathwaite told the Tribune. Brathwaite also said 151 open … Read moreSears Announces Major Layoffs At Corporate Office

Feds Seek “Mental Health” Testing of All Children, Adults

WASHINGTON, D.C.   Next time you visit your doctor, be careful how you respond to his questions, or you may just be branded “mentally ill” and subjected to “treatment.” That is because a panel advising the Obama administration, in partnership with Big Psychiatry, wants to make doctors subject all American adults and children over age … Read moreFeds Seek “Mental Health” Testing of All Children, Adults