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May 02 15:07

Watchdog: Global Freedom of Press at Lowest Point in 12 Years

“Global press freedom declined to its lowest point in 12 years in 2015, as political, criminal and terrorist forces sought to co-opt or silence the media in their broader struggle for power,” Freedom of the Press research director Jennifer Dunham wrote.

May 02 15:12

Some 100 Tons Of Ivory Set Ablaze By Authorities In Kenya

Kenya sets ivory pile on fire in statement against poaching.

Webmaster Addition: They just drove the price of Ivory up.

May 02 15:14

WATCH: Trump Supporter Calls "Lyin Ted" a Liar to His Face, Cruz Responds by Lying to Him

A Trump supporter in Indiana called out Lyin' Ted for being a liar, and Lyin' Ted responded by lying to him repeatedly.

This video illustrates with certainty Ted Cruz is a pathological liar. Note how he doesn't even flinch while boldly lying with dozens of cameras surrounding him, this man has serious issues.

May 02 15:14

Who might Trump pick as VP? Some possible candidates

So now the question is: Who would run with Trump? Would he pick a member of Congress who could help with relationships there? Would he be able to find a Latino to repair damage he has done with that community? Here are a few possibilities being tossed around:

May 02 15:17

Ambitious Solar Plane Begins US Leg Of Round-The-World Flight

The first airplane powered entirely by solar energy has begun crossing the continental US as part of its ambitious flight around the globe. Solar Impulse 2 took off from California and is expected in Phoenix, Arizona on Monday evening.

May 02 15:17

The mind-blowing criminal racket of the FDA: hiding prescription dangers from the public so the politically connected elite can make millions

The former head of the FDA is accused of using the federal agency to run a massive conspiracy in order to generate millions of dollars in drug company profits for her husband's hedge fund firm – according to the lawsuit filed in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia.

May 02 15:22

Is the USA Greece 2.0?

May 02 15:23

Suspected ISIS Car Bomb Strikes Police HQ In Gaziantep, Turkey, Killing 2

At least two police officer have been killed after a car bomb exploded near a police headquarters in the Turkish city of Gaziantep, according to the city’s governor.

May 02 15:23

TTIP Leaked Documents Show Obama Demands

“248 pages of leaked Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) negotiating texts” show that the American negotiating position, as Greenpeace put the matter, allows “No place for climate protection in TTIP,” and, though “We have known that the EU position was bad, now we see the US position is even worse.”

Jorgo Riss, Director of Greenpeace EU, said, “The effects of TTIP would be initially subtle but ultimately devastating. It would lead to European laws being judged … disregarding environmental protection and public health concerns.”

May 02 15:23

Police Face Questions Over The Influence Of The Freemasons

South Yorkshire Police today face questions over whether powerful ‘secret society’ the Freemasons held sway over the force at the time of Hillsborough.

Families of victims say that officers who were Masons were promoted into powerful positions despite being ill-equipped, including match commander David Duckenfield.

May 02 15:37

BEX Alert!!! - "FBI arrests man, thwarts possible attack on Jewish target"

A South Florida man appeared before a federal judge in Miami on Monday to face charges for attempting to use a weapon of mass destruction at a synagogue in Aventura, Florida, according to court documents.

James Medina, 40, of Hollywood, Florida was arrested on Friday as a result of an undercover operation after he tried to use an explosive that law enforcement had made inoperable.

The Federal Bureau of Investigation began watching Medina after he began expressing anti-Semitic views and a wish to attack a synagogue in conversation. They launched an investigation in late March.

May 02 15:41

Colorado Supreme Court Strips The Constitutional Right To Enact Local Fracking Bans

Today, the Colorado Supreme Court struck down the rights of Coloradans to protect their health, safety and wellbeing from fracking through the use of local bans. The justices denied residents their “right of enjoying and defending their lives and liberties; and of seeking and obtaining their safety and happiness” as outlined in the Colorado Constitution, by determining that oil and gas development is pre-empted by the state.

May 02 15:41

White House Correspondents Dinner: A Degrading Spectacle Of Conformism

Saturday night was the eighth appearance by President Barack Obama at the annual White House correspondents dinner, which has become a staple of social life in the US capital. Politicians rub shoulders with figures from Hollywood and the news media at an event featuring two supposedly comic monologues: the first by the president, the second by a television comedian, in this case, Larry Wilmore of Comedy Central.

May 02 15:52

FLASHBACK - Bush-Nazi Dealings Continued Until 1951Federal Documents

Although the additional seizures under the Trading with the Enemy Act did not take place until after the war, documents from The National Archives and Library of Congress confirm that Bush and his partners continued their Nazi dealings unabated. These activities included a financial relationship with the German city of Hanover and several industrial concerns. They went undetected by investigators until after World War Two.

At the same time Bush and the Harrimans were profiting from their Nazi partnerships, W. Averell Harriman was serving as President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's personal emissary to the United Kingdom during the toughest years of the war. On October 28, 1942, the same day two key Bush-Harriman-run businesses were being seized by the U.S. government, Harriman was meeting in London with South African Field Marshall Smuts to discuss the war effort.

May 02 15:55

Aeropostale seen filing for bankruptcy this week

Aéropostale Inc. is preparing to file for bankruptcy protection this week and close more than 100 stores, according to people familiar with the matter, as the teen-apparel retailer contends with mounting losses and falling sales.

New York-based Aéropostale plans to seek chapter 11 protection in the next few days before May rent payments are due, the people said. It is in advanced talks with specialty lender Crystal Financial LLC on a loan to finance its operations in bankruptcy, they added.


May 02 15:56

Hillary Clinton’s Damning Emails

A few weeks after leaving office, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
may have breathed a sigh of relief and reassurance when Director of National
Intelligence James Clapper denied reports of the National Security Agency eavesdropping on Americans. After all, Clinton had been handling official business at the State Department like many Americans do with their personal business, on an unsecured server.

May 02 15:58

Bizarre: Cruz Claims Mainstream Media Wants Trump as Nominee

Ted Cruz claimed the mainstream media wants Donald Trump as the GOP nominee, despite reality stating otherwise.

May 02 16:01

4,609 Killed in Iraq During April

The United Nations issued its casualty report for April. The organization found that 741 Iraqis were killed and 1,374 were wounded last month. Of those fatalities, 410 belonged to civilians, while 331 of the dead were security personnel. Another 973 civilians and 401 security personnel were wounded. The U.N. does not tally casualties in Anbar due to the security situation; however, the Health Directorate in Anbar reported 27 civilians killed and 225 injured. These figures should be considered very conservative. The actual numbers of killed and injured are likely to be much higher.

May 02 16:08

Fiorina and Cruz: Then and Now

Look! It's a match made in... bullshit.

May 02 16:12

Watercress Extract Detoxed The Smokers’ Carcinogen By 95 Percent

Watercress Acts To Detox Carcinogens In The Body - Watercress, an often-overlooked, leafy green food source that is a close cousin of mustard greens, cabbage, and arugula, is also a powerful anti-carcinogen.

May 02 16:16

Whole Foods To Launch Budget-Friendly Store To Make Healthy Food More Accessible

The ‘365 Store’ is a budget-friendly version of Whole Foods that will be opening in May. Whole Foods is many things, but affordable for the majority of the population, it is not.

May 02 16:17

'Even I would've helped her'

'Even I would've helped her': Donald Trump rips Ted Cruz after Carly Fiorina falls off stage at event

Donald Trump voiced his opinion on Monday about an incident that gained widespread attention on social media: Carly Fiorina falling off the stage at a Ted Cruz event.

"By the way, she fell off the stage," Trump said during a rally in Carmel, Indiana. "Did anybody see that? And Cruz didn't do anything. Even I would've helped her, OK?"

"Wow, that's really cruel," he continued. "She just went down. She went down a long way. And she went down right in front of him and he just kept talking. That was a weird deal."