In 2012, Bank of America told an Arizona gun maker that it would no longer provide banking services for the company, just because it makes guns. Kelly McMillan, whose family has been in the firearms business since 1973, quickly learned that he wasn’t alone. Many banks were becoming skittish about doing any business with gun …

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Connect the dots: Obama met with cleric who supports Hezbollah on 9/11 By Allen West US President Barack Obama gestures for the crowd to keep quiet about his visit to the O&H Danish Bakery to buy kringle pastries so that First Lady Michelle Obama wouldn’t find out about the visit, during a town hall event …

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Sandwich shop Jimmy John’s trying to settle a class-action lawsuit like its catchphrase – “freaky fast.” Legal documents show that the plaintiff, Heather Starks, filed the lawsuit in Los Angeles County, CA, claiming that a sandwich she ordered was supposed to contain sprouts but did not. Starks claimed “that she purchased sandwiches advertised in online …

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As if we don’t have enough to deal with when it comes to liberals trying to infringe on our second amendment right, there’s always an idiot such as this one who comes along and makes things worse. Sheriff’s deputies in Colorado arrested a 60-year-old woman who pointed a rifle at her neighbor’s 11-year-old son as …

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Islamic State militants, who once relied on wealthy Persian Gulf donors for money, have become a self-sustaining financial juggernaut, earning more than $3 million a day from oil smuggling, human trafficking, theft and extortion, according to U.S. intelligence officials and private experts. The extremist group’s resources exceed that “of any other terrorist group in history,” …

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NAMPA, Idaho (TheBlaze/AP) — Police in Nampa say they’re on the lookout for a 9-foot Colombian boa constrictor named Trinity. The big snake last was seen around 4 p.m. Friday before it escaped from its cage. A photo of Trinity. (Image source: Nampa police) One fact to note: Trinity hasn’t dined in three weeks, the …

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The brother of David Haines, the latest hostage of Islamic State militants to die in a videotaped beheading, offered a measured statement to the world with one important message: Don’t blame Islam. David Haines before his videotaped beheading. (Image source: CNN via YouTube) “The Muslim faith isn’t to blame for ISIL, nor is it the …

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Story by the Associated Press; curated by Dave Urbanski LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II has made her first comments about this week’s Scottish independence vote, urging Scots to “think very carefully about the future.” The queen addresses Parliament in June. (Image source: YouTube) But the popular monarch didn’t indicate a preference on how Scots …

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Story by the Associated Press; curated by Dave Urbanski INDIANOLA, Iowa (AP) — With speculation on a White House run in overdrive, Hillary Rodham Clinton returned to Iowa Sunday to pay tribute to the state’s retiring Democratic senator as anticipation builds over the possibility of another presidential campaign. Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton …

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Freed from the constraints of serving as the White House Press Secretary for the Obama administration, Jay Carney served up conventional wisdom bluntly Sunday morning: November’s midterm elections will probably bring Democrats some pain. Speaking candidly on CNN’s “State of the Union,” Carney stated: It’s not going to be a good year for Democrats by …

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Newly exposed Snowden documents reveal the NSA’s in-depth plan to “map the entire Internet — any device, anywhere, all the time.” According to a report published today by German news publication Der Spiegel, the NSA and its British counterpart, GCHQ, “[aim] to map the Internet, and not just the large traffic channels, such as telecommunications cables. It also seeks to identify …

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First and foremost, people need to understand that America doesn’t negotiate pay ransom to terrorists. Instead, the government finances them and trades five known terrorist operatives for it wants. The parents of murdered journalist Steven Sotloff, who was killed by Islamic State extremists, were warned by the White House that they could face criminal prosecution if they paid a …

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Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto says Texas’ decision to deploy National Guard troops along the border is “unpleasant” and “reprehensible.” Last month’s deployment had previously drawn Mexico’s ire. It says the border should not be militarized and issues should be solved jointly. In an interview with the newspaper El Universal published Friday, Pena Nieto said …

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What kind of justification was used to warrant a school district being given an MRAP, and who in their right mind thinks this sort of thing is ‘OK’? News that San Diego Unified School District has acquired an MRAP, or mine-resistant ambush protected vehicle, is adding a new facet to discussions about the practice of …

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Of the many things that you should never do when you have a gun in your hand is point it in the direction of police officers, as one Laredo man fatally discovered. Some will say ‘it was only a pellet gun’ but a pellet gun is a lethal weapon that can inflict life altering injury. A man …

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I have no words to describe my level of shame when it comes to how far the country I love so much, America, has sunk. A short commercial of a 4-year-old girl reciting “The Pledge of Allegiance” to the United States in order to promote her grandfather’s real estate company has been banned by CBS Sports. …

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Last Saturday, Kahler Nygard boarded a Spirit Airlines plane from Minneapolis to Denver. Oddly, he was asked to be searched by TSA after the flight had landed. As you can clearly tell, he wasn’t happy about it: After he was forced to leave the plane in Denver, Nygard got into a very intense argument with TSA …

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