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Record number of Americans now identify as politically independent — RT USA

| January 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Record number of Americans now identify as politically independent — RT USA.   A record number of Americans, 42 percent, now say they identify politically as an independent, more than the number of those who say they are Democrat or Republican, according to a new poll. The Gallup figures published Wednesday are the latest reason […]

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Cops kill mentally ill teen after parents call police to help him — RT USA

| January 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Cops kill mentally ill teen after parents call police to help him — RT USA. A Boiling Springs Lakes, North Carolina family is looking for answers after local police shot and killed their mentally ill teenage son while responding to a call for help. The family contends that Keith Vidal, 18, was “killed in cold […]

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Lie of the Year prize goes to Obama — RT USA

| December 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

‘Lie of the Year’ prize goes to Obama — RT USA. Published time: December 13, 2013 17:03 It’s probably not the kind of recognition he wanted to receive, but President Barack Obama has been awarded PolitiFact’s “Lie of the Year” for 2013. The infamous prize, handed out annually by the fact-checking website PolitiFact, was given […]

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DC cop accused of producing child pornography found dead — RT USA

| December 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

DC cop accused of producing child pornography found dead — RT USA. The Washington, D.C. officer charged with producing child pornography while on duty has been declared dead after being pulled from the Potomac River Tuesday evening. The Metropolitan Police Department confirmed on Wednesday that the body of the man pulled from Hains Point, between […]

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Fox News paid former executive $8 mln for silence — RT USA

Fox News paid former executive $8 mln for silence — RT USA

| December 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Fox News paid former executive $8 mln for silence — RT USA.   Former Fox News executive Brian Lewis has reportedly been paid $8 million to keep quiet about the inner workings of the secretive news organization. Back in July, Lewis was fired after having a falling out with Fox News’ chairman Roger Ailes. Lewis […]

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Icelanders Overthrow Government and Rewrite Constitution After Banking Fraud-No Word From US Media

Icelanders Overthrow Government and Rewrite Constitution After Banking Fraud-No Word From US Media

| December 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Icelanders Overthrow Government and Rewrite Constitution After Banking Fraud-No Word From US Media.   Can you imagine participating in a protest outside the White House and forcing the entire U.S. government to resign? Can you imagine a group of randomly chosen private citizens rewriting the U.S. constitution to include measures banning corporate fraud? It seems […]

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Pentagon’s Santa tracking experience adds armed jet escorts, riles up child advocates — RT USA

Pentagon’s Santa tracking experience adds armed jet escorts, riles up child advocates — RT USA

| December 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Pentagon’s Santa tracking experience adds armed jet escorts, riles up child advocates — RT USA.   Capitalizing on the popularity of its virtual “Track Santa Claus” event, which allows users to track the fictitious travel path of his sleigh, the US military has ignited some controversy through the addition of armed jet fighters. Some 22 […]

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NSA Sent Home Talking Points for Employees to Use in Conversations with Family & Friends During Holidays | The Dissenter

| December 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

By: Kevin Gosztola Monday December 2, 2013 2:35 pm A sheet of talking points for employees of the National Security Agency and Central Security Services, was sent out ahead of Thanksgiving to help guide conversations with family and friends during the holiday season. Firedoglake obtained a copy of a two-page document that was sent out […]

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Senator: US Soldiers Being Killed by Terror Groups Backed With US Money – ABC News

| November 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Senator: US Soldiers Being Killed by Terror Groups Backed With US Money – ABC News. The United States has paid more than $150 million to companies in Afghanistan that are accused of helping to finance terrorist attacks on American soldiers and facilities, according to the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction. “It’s like the United […]

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Accounting fraud is business as usual at the Pentagon, Reuters reports | PBS NewsHour

Accounting fraud is business as usual at the Pentagon, Reuters reports | PBS NewsHour

| November 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Accounting fraud is business as usual at the Pentagon, Reuters reports | PBS NewsHour. The 2013 budget for the Defense Department after sequestration is $565.8 billion dollars. A new Reuters investigation says, however, there is no way to account for how much of that money is spent as appropriated. In a two-part investigation, reporters Scot […]

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Court order that allowed NSA surveillance is revealed for first time | World news | theguardian.com

Court order that allowed NSA surveillance is revealed for first time | World news | theguardian.com

| November 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Court order that allowed NSA surveillance is revealed for first time | World news | theguardian.com. Spencer Ackerman in New York theguardian.com, Monday 18 November 2013 23.53 EST Jump to comments (21) A secret court order that authorised a massive trawl by the National Security Agency of Americans’ email and internet data was published for […]

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Third high-ranked Navy official arrested in ‘secrets for hookers’ bribery scandal — RT USA

| November 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Third high-ranked Navy official arrested in ‘secrets for hookers’ bribery scandal — RT USA.   A growing bribery scandal has ensnared a third senior Navy official, who is accused of sharing classified information in return for personal favors. Federal prosecutors arrested Cmdr. Jose Luis Sanchez, 41, in Tampa, Florida on Wednesday. Sanchez stands accused of […]

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Germans lose trust in US, see NSA whistleblower Snowden as hero – poll — RT News

Germans lose trust in US, see NSA whistleblower Snowden as hero – poll — RT News

| November 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Germans lose trust in US, see NSA whistleblower Snowden as hero – poll — RT News. Germans’ confidence in the US as a trustworthy partner has plummeted following the NSA scandal, while Edward Snowden, who exposed America’s spying on its allies, is considered a hero by 60 percent of the population, a poll shows. The […]

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