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Russia Weighs in on Michael Flynn Controversy with Bizarre Hamburger Tweet Russia Weighs in on Michael Flynn Controversy with Bizarre Hamburger Tweet
- February 15, 2017

Vice President Mike Pence was informed of the Justice Department warning regarding former national security adviser Michael Flynn late on February 9, 11 days after the White House and the president knew, two sources tell NBC News. The White House said in a statement that retired Lt. Gen. Keith Kellogg, a decorated Vietnam War veteran and former commander of the U.S. Army's 82nd Airborne Division , would replace Flynn as acting national security adviser. (more...)
Should tax money pay for private schools? Readers respond: Letters
- February 15, 2017

The Dick and Betsy DeVos Family Foundation's donations have contributed to the growth of charter schools in MI, but the regulations governing these publicly-funded private schools do nothing to address conflicts of interest or for-profit schools. (more...)
Five Things You Need To Know About Winter Storm Orson Five Things You Need To Know About Winter Storm Orson
- February 13, 2017

Colder air will filter back into the back side of the storm Sunday night, changing any mix and rain to all snow Sunday night before ending early Monday morning. Winds could gust up to 45 miles per hour Sunday night. This storm may not be the region's only chance for heavy snow this week. The heavy downpour is expected to last through Saturday morning, meteorologists forecast. (more...)
'Shame': DeVos blocked from entering DC school 'Shame': DeVos blocked from entering DC school
- February 12, 2017

Some waved Black Lives Matter placards, but the protest was organized by the Washington Teachers-Union and its parent union, American Federation of Teachers. Department of Education. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., "never studied" in a public school "until he had graduated from Yale and entered the University of Virginia Law School". (more...)
Rally To Defund Planned Parenthood Dwarfed By Pro-Choice Protesters Rally To Defund Planned Parenthood Dwarfed By Pro-Choice Protesters
- February 12, 2017

According to Planned Parenthood, they received more than $500 million dollars in federal funding in 2014/2015. "I feel like it's important to speak up for those that are victims of abortion", said Judith Lund, who held a tiny model of a 12-week-old fetus. (more...)
Congressman: Immigration raids in Central, South Texas part of 'Operation Cross Check' Congressman: Immigration raids in Central, South Texas part of 'Operation Cross Check'
- February 11, 2017

He said most of the 200 people were convicted criminals. The order on border security and public safety will deputize state and local law enforcement to aid immigration officials in leading deportation operations in major American cities nationwide. (more...)