Economy added 263,000 jobs in April, unemployment falls to lowest level since 1969
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“It’s still a job hunter’s market, with more open positions than people available to fill them, pushing wages even higher as companies compete for...”
The economy added a healthy 263,000 jobs in April, firmly beating analyst expectations of 190,000, according to Friday’s monthly snapshot from the Department of Labor. The nation's unemployment level fell to 3.6 percent, the lowest since December 1969, and average hourly earnings grew by 0.2...
Greg Craig, former Obama WH counsel, indicted in charges connected to Mueller probe
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“Craig, 74, is the highest-profile Democrat to be indicted in a matter stemming from Mueller's work, ”
A federal grand jury on Thursday indicted Greg Craig, a prominent Democratic attorney who worked for two presidents, charging him with false statements and concealing material information in connection with work he performed for Ukraine. An indictment in the case against Craig, which...
Deadly germs, Lost cures: A Mysterious Infection, Spanning the Globe in a Climate of Secrecy
Via: XDm9mm • Health, Science & Technology • 18 Comments • 4 Likes • 2 months ago
““Everything was positive — the walls, the bed, the doors, the curtains, the phones, the sink, the whiteboard, the poles, the pump,” said Dr. Scott...”
Here's the entirety of the article. It is quite scary and sobering to say the least. Last May, an elderly man was admitted to the Brooklyn branch of Mount Sinai Hospital for abdominal surgery. A blood test revealed that he was infected with a newly discovered germ as deadly as it was...
ICE arrests 280 at Texas firm, biggest immigration bust in a decade
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“"Unauthorized workers often use stolen IDs of legal U.S. workers, which can profoundly damage for years the identity-theft victim’s credit, medical...”
More than 280 employees of a north Texas telecommunications repair company were arrested by federal immigration officials in the largest worksite operation in more than a decade, Immigration and Customs Enforcement said. ICE's Homeland Security Investigations unit executed criminal search...
Trump Sidelined as Barr Mulls What in Mueller Report to Release
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““although the president would have the right to assert privilege over certain parts of the report, he has stated publicly that he intends to defer...”
President Trump is being left out of his attorney general’s deliberations over how much to release publicly from Robert Mueller’s investigation — including matters the president could say he has the authority to keep private. Attorney General William Barr hasn’t discussed any part of Mueller’s...
Border chief says 'breaking point' has arrived
By: XDm9mm • IMMIGRATION • 58 Comments • 6 Likes • one month ago
“That breaking point has arrived this week at our border," ”
Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Commissioner Kevin McAleenan told reporters on Wednesday that the U.S. immigration system has reached a "breaking point" of illegal border crossings. “Two weeks ago, I briefed the media and testified in Congress that our immigration system was at the breaking...
Obama WH counsel faces possible prosecution in Mueller-initiated probe
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“Former Obama White House Counsel and Clinton-linked attorney Greg Craig may soon be charged by the Justice Department for engaging in illegal...”
Former Obama White House Counsel and Clinton-linked attorney Greg Craig may soon be charged by the Justice Department for engaging in illegal unregistered overseas lobbying, in a case initially probed by Special Counsel Robert Mueller -- a development that would make him the first Democrat to...
CNN Poll: 7 in 10 say economy in good shape -- and Trump may reap the benefits
By: XDm9mm • News & Politics • 30 Comments • 3 Likes • 2 months ago
By Jennifer Agiesta, CNN Polling Director Updated 4:18 PM ET, Mon March 18, 2019 https://www.cnn.com/2019/03/18/politics/cnn-poll-trump-economy-tech/index.html WASHINGTON (CNN)Americans give the nation's economy glowing reviews in a new CNN Poll conducted by SSRS, and Donald Trump's...
Trump Grounds All U.S. Boeing 737 Max Planes
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“President Donald Trump grounded all Boeing 737 Max airplanes within the U.S. Wednesday afternoon, reversing the Federal Aviation Administration’s...”
President Donald Trump grounded all Boeing 737 Max airplanes within the U.S. Wednesday afternoon, reversing the Federal Aviation Administration’s initial support of the aircraft. “The safety of the American people and all people is our paramount concern,” said Trump, announcing the emergency...
FBI accuses wealthy parents, including celebrities, in college-entrance bribery scheme
Via: XDm9mm • Op/Ed • 10 Comments • 4 Likes • 2 months ago • LOCKED
“The Justice Department on Tuesday charged more than 30 people — including two television stars”
The holier than thou progressives of Hollywood have been caught with their self righteous hands in the proverbial cookie jar. Obviously their progeny aren't as smart as the average kid that actually had to work to get into a "prestigious" college..... they bribed and bought their way in....