BREAKING NEWS: Boston On Lockdown
The entire city of Boston is locked down right now. Mass transit has been shut down, residents are being told to remain in their homes and businesses have been asked to remain closed.
As I write, police have killed Tamerlan Tsarnaev, one of the two Boston Marathon bombers, and they are reportedly closing in on his brother, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
|Friday, April 19, 2013||
Other News Making Headlines
The Boston Marathon bombing and today's ensuing manhunt are justifiably dominating the news. As of this writing Dzhokhar Tsarnaev remains at large.
But there were some other headlines this week I want to bring to your attention. Below is a brief rundown.
Obamacare "Train Wreck"
|Thursday, April 18, 2013||
Tragedy In Texas
Our prayers go out to the people of West, Texas. A fertilizer plant exploded last night in the small town, about 80 miles south of Dallas. The explosion was so powerful that it registered as a magnitude 2.1 earthquake with the U.S. Geological Survey.
|Wednesday, April 17, 2013||
Washington On Alert
The nation's capital is on edge today with reports of ricin-laced letters sent to Senator Roger Wicker (R-MS) and President Obama. All mail delivery to the Capitol Building has been suspended. Just before noon, two Senate office buildings were partially evacuated and locked down due to suspicious packages.
|Tuesday, April 16, 2013||
Washington is on high alert today, as are other major U.S. cities after the cowardly terrorist bombing at the Boston Marathon. As I write, three people are confirmed dead, over 170 wounded, 17 of them in critical condition. Reports indicate 25 to 30 individuals have lost limbs.
|Monday, April 15, 2013||
BREAKING NEWS: There were two explosions this afternoon at the finish line of the Boston Marathon. There are initial reports of multiple people killed and others with serious injuries.
Happy Tax Day!
It's April 15th -- the day every Washington liberal loves -- Tax Day! That's the day when you pay for their big government schemes. Here are some interesting facts to keep in mind as you are writing that check to Uncle Sam and rushing to the Post Office.
|Friday, April 12, 2013||
Nuts With Nukes
The tension keeps rising on the Korean peninsula. In a bizarre message today North Korea's Stalinist regime warned that Tokyo would likely be its first target in the event of military action. The warning comes as Japan has moved to rapidly deploy Patriot missile batteries around Tokyo and at other strategic locations in advance of an anticipated North Korean missile test.
|Thursday, April 11, 2013||
Senate Begins Debate On Second Amendment Rights
The Senate voted this morning to begin debate on legislation limiting Second Amendment rights. Big Media is breathlessly reporting that a breakthrough deal was reached on background checks, which allowed this debate to move forward.
|Wednesday, April 10, 2013||
More Anti-Christian Bigotry In The Military
Yesterday we reported on the outrageous briefing an Army Reserve unit in Pennsylvania received that labeled "Evangelical Christianity" and "Catholicism" as examples of "extremism." The Army said it was an "isolated incident." Sadly, it isn't.
Today there is news that Army Lt. Col. Jack Rich of Fort Campbell, Kentucky, sent an email warning of behaviors inconsistent with "Army Values" and warning about various groups that "do not share our Army Values."
|Tuesday, April 9, 2013||
Cowering Before North Korea
Nobody knows what is going through Kim Jong Un's fevered brain. North Korea's young dictator has been hurling threats and invective for weeks. His regime has warned foreign diplomats that it cannot guarantee their safety after tomorrow. North Korea is warning foreigners to leave South Korea. And Kim has threatened nuclear strikes on specific U.S. cities.