The City of Detroit has once again begun shutting off water service for residents who are months behind on their bills. The move comes as a 30-day moratorium on shut-offs ended on Monday. According to the Associated Press, the city was scheduled to have crews out on Tuesday in order to commence with the controversial shut-offs, …

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According to the study published in the latest installment of JAMA Internal Medicine, the 13 states in America that have legalized the use of medical marijuana for patients with valid prescriptions see a 24.8 percent lower annual opioid overdose rate that those where weed can’t legally be offered to treat ailments. Dr. Marcus A. Bachhuber …

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The number of Islamic State recruits is much higher than that estimated by foreign observers – around 100,000, says one of Iraq’s foremost security experts with unique access to intelligence. The terrorists are swallowing up other insurgent groups. Foreign estimates put the figure between 20,000 and 50,000. “[The] Islamic State didn’t come from nowhere,” according to …

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Close to 200 state and local police departments in the United States have been suspended for losing military-level equipment transferred to them by the Pentagon, a new investigation found. According to the media outlet Fusion, its independent investigation into the Pentagon’s “1033 program,” which equips state and local police departments across the US with excess military …

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“Nooooooo, that wasn’t me! George Bush said that. I never said that. I would never say such a thing. Bush is stupid!” From Pamela Geller New Yorker editor David Remnick asked the president why the Al Qaeda flag is now seen flying in Falluja in Iraq and in certain locations in Syria, and therefore the jihad group …

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By AWR Hawkins, Breitbart British Special Forces are forming a special unit with U.S. Delta Force and SEAL Team Six to “smash the Islamic State.” The unit, Task Force Black, will be targeting the command structure of the Islamic State in a bid to “cut the head off the snake.” The Mirror quoted a sourced as …

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Excerpted from an article by Tony Lee, Breitbart Forget so-called “Mexifornia.” How about the United States of Mexico? On Monday, Mexico President Enrique Peña Nieto called on other states to “evolve” like California so the United States can be more like his home country. Appearing with Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and California Governor Jerry Brown in …

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 Moving to Canada, eh? Obama Pal Warren Buffett Helping Burger King Exercise ‘Unpatriotic Tax Loophole By Thomas Madison So, Warren Buffett, who has been championing King Hussein’s “Rape the Rich” tax plan, is putting together, and partially financing (25%) the $10 billion deal between Burger King and Tim Horton’s Canadian doughnut/coffee chain. The motive driving …

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Middle East powers and long-time allies demonstrate an apparent disregard for, and lack of confidence in, the Obama administration, not only not asking for our help, but not even letting us know what they are doing. Unprecedented, embarrassing, and a direct reflection on Barrack Hussein Obama.  Islamist fighters in the Libya Dawn coalition guarded the …

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How much of a threat does ISIS pose to the Western world and the United States? They’ve murdered an American hostage on video, delivering what amounts to a declaration of war, complete with promises of more American deaths to come. But are they in a position to make good on that threat, with the anniversary …

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The FBI and Department of Homeland Security have sent out a bulletin to law enforcement officials warning that U.S. airstrikes in Iraq could provoke retaliation by Islamic State sympathizers in the U.S., Fox News has learned. The warning on Friday comes shortly after U.S. intelligence officials said there is evidence foreign fighters have returned to …

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By JD Brown, Brenner Brief Lois Lerner and the IRS “scandal” is business as usual in a federal government that is no longer accountable, not only to the people but even to itself. Today via the New York Observer we learn that not only did Lois Lerner’s computer crash somehow destroying all pertinent emails having to do with …

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Facebook is contemplating bringing into effect a new policy meaning that websites using irritating “click-bait” headlines will be penalized in favor of stories from friends and pages that users have displayed an active interest in. “Over time, stories with ‘click-bait’ headlines can drown out content from friends and pages that people really care about,” Facebook research …

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Apparently California Governor Jerry Brown, a Democrat also known as “Governor Moonbeam,” doesn’t think borders are necessary. While introducing Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto, Brown “spoke about the interwoven histories of Mexico and California,” the Los Angeles Times said.  While nodding to the illegal immigrants in the room, he said it “didn’t matter if they …

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This is a collection of art from Joonho ‘JK’ Kim  He was in the South Korean Army. According to JK, he has been there, done that, and bought the t-shirt. He came to the United States with his beautiful wife Karen and infant child Michelle in 1981. Prior to coming to the States, he graduated a fine …

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A long-term truce in Gaza has been agreed with Israel ending seven weeks of fighting, according to Hamas officials. An announcement on the extended ceasefire is to be expected in Egypt. “An agreement has been reached between the two sides and we are awaiting the announcement from Cairo to determine the zero hour for implementation,” …

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