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Hurricane Willa Could Hammer Carolinas

A huge hurricane in the Pacific could soon be making its way towards the Carolinas once again. Hurricane Willa is expected to slam into Mexico with 145-mile-an-hour winds today. Remnants of the storm could hammer North and South Carolina later this week. It’s expected to weaken to a tropical depression as it crosses Texas but […]

Former Justice O’Connor Diagnosed With Dementia

A statement from the U.S. Supreme Court says former Justice Sandra Day O’Connor has been diagnosed with dementia. The statement notes that O’Connor is “no longer able to participate in public life.” The 88-year old O’Connor was the first woman on the high court after being nominated by President Ronald Reagan. She retired from the […]

Utah Shooting Victim Was From Washington State

(AP) – The man suspected of shooting and killing a University of Utah student has been found dead, KUTV reported.  Police tracked down the man, identified as Melvin Rowland, who authorities say shot a female student on campus just before 10 p.m. Monday. The student has not been identified. Police followed Rowland into a church […]

AP source: Soros Device Had Bomb ‘components’

(AP) – A law enforcement official says the device found outside a New York residential compound owned by George Soros “had the components” of an actual bomb, including explosive powder. The official spoke Tuesday to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to publicly discuss the continuing investigation.  He says […]

Pence: Saudi Murder Won’t Go Without US Response

(AP) – U.S. Vice President Mike Pence says the death of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi “will not go without an American response.”  Pence said CIA Director Gina Haspel is in Turkey reviewing the facts of what Pence called a “brutal murder.” He offered condolences to Khashoggi’s family. Speaking Tuesday in Washington at an event hosted […]

Trump: Honduran Migrant Caravan Must Be Stopped

President Trump says the Honduran migrant caravan headed to the U.S. must be stopped before reaching the U.S. At the White House yesterday, the President said the caravan includes MS-13 gang members and questionable Middle Easterners. So far, he has not offered evidence to support that claim.

Walmart Makes Improvements To Third-Party Marketplace

(AP) – Walmart says it will work with third-party sellers to make millions of items available for free two-day shipping on orders over $35. The company is also simplifying the returns process for eligible products bought from marketplace sellers. That includes allowing shoppers to return the items at any one of its 4,700 stores. Previously, […]

Twitter Removes Accounts Linked To Alex Jones, Infowars

(AP) – Twitter says it has removed accounts linked to conspiracy-monger Alex Jones and Infowars. A Twitter spokesman confirmed Tuesday that the accounts had been removed. There was no additional comment from the company. Twitter permanently suspended (at)realalexjones and (at)infowars from Twitter and Periscope in early September. It said it based that action in reports […]

Authorities: Explosive Device Found Near George Soros’ Home

(AP) – The FBI and local police responded to an address near the home of philanthropist George Soros after an object that appeared to be an explosive was found in a mailbox. The Bedford Police Department said it responded to the address in the hamlet of Katonah at 3:45 p.m. Monday after an employee of […]

Fury Over Reported Federal Plan Targeting Transgender People

(AP) – LGBT leaders are reacting furiously to a report that the Trump administration is considering a new definition of gender that would effectively deny federal recognition and civil rights protections to transgender Americans.  Activists are pledging legal challenges if such a change is put in place, and they say it would run counter to […]