Police arrested a 14-year old Pittsburgh boy for threats to commit mass murder at his high school, an attack thwarted by another student who overheard him on their bus and called in the tip. Investigators found a large cache of weapons and ammunition, indicating that an attack could have happened at any time. How did a 14-year-old boy get his hands on such an arsenal? That’s what the district attorney wants the mother to explain, who is also now facing charges of her own:
The mother of a 14-year-old who police say planned to shoot multiple classmates at his Pennsylvania high school was charged on Monday in connection to the foiled plot, authorities said.
Nothing much to see here, just the governor of California sounding like a mob boss in his desire to take out the president.
“Who cares?” you might say. “Supreme Court justices don’t stand for election.” Right, but the legitimacy of their decisions does depend i
One doesn’t often see a climbdown from Moscow, especially not from strongman Vladimir Putin, and even more so this fast. Yesterday, Russi
We laugh at Booker, we gripe about Harris, but never forget that Gillibrand is the very worst of the young 2020 contenders for her bottom
I don’t think the Washington Post is playing this very straight, at least the people putting together their video clips isn’t doing so. T
I would call this an oddball story, but it begins on a New Jersey Transit train leaving New York City, so “oddball” is a pretty high bar
Old and busted: Journalists can be trusted to vet their sources and corroborate their claims. New hotness: Let’s publish retracted social
This morning Joe Scarborough said on his show that Democrats were being incredibly cynical when they suddenly claimed Christine Blasey Fo
All too often we’ve seen cases of universities demanding that they be allowed to handle reports of rape and sexual assault as they see fi
If Senate Democrats counted on the eleventh-hour allegation against Brett Kavanaugh to force wavering Republicans to oppose him, the stra
Uh, no, and I can’t imagine any other type of bare allegation that might be thrown at a nominee for a government position that would lead
Cristhian Bahena Rivera appeared in court today where he pleaded not guilty to the first-degree murder of college student Mollie Tibbetts
You may recall that nasty mailer that went out to primarily Jewish families in New York City in the closing days of the Democratic primar
These tweets caught my attention last night, as Whelan is prominent in conservative legal circles and might know of matters afoot behind
Yesterday, Christine Blasey Ford’s attorneys sent a letter to Sen. Chuck Grassley (Ed wrote about it here) complaining about threats she
Indeed she does, and it’s not just irate Republicans making the point. The Washington Post’s Sean Sullivan reports that Dianne Feinstein’
For the past couple of weeks, it’s seemed as if all the polling news has been in favor of the Democrats and portending doom for the GOP i
Another potential avenue for corroboration in an allegation against a Supreme Court nominee has declared the road closed. In a letter to
For the past two days, the leaders of North and South Korea have been in a series of rather intense meetings. From all indications, the s
So much for the showdown — and in a just world, for an eleventh-hour attempt to torpedo a respected jurist with a vague and unsubstantiat
John wrote yesterday about Democratic Hawaii Senator Maize Hirono and how men should “just shut up.” But fortunately for us, she didn’t s
He really must be serious about 2020. Nothing gets progressives as excited as taking a public dump on due process in a sex-crime dispute.
We’ve already reached the point where those who express any doubt about Ford’s account are, for all intents and purposes, deemed complici
Judge Kavanaugh made a joke during a speech at Columbus Law School back in 2015. One way you can tell it was a joke is that his audience
Will Donald Trump pardon Paul Manafort to confound special counsel Robert Mueller and his attempt to use the former campaign manager as a
Make no mistake about it, feds; Trump is coming for ya.
The following is satire.
Back in 1953, in the early months of the Dwight D. Eisenhower administration, the new president found himself in a political minefield rela
Bloomberg’s running again. And why not?
The right-wing populist got his start with puerile antics at the ‘Dartmouth Review.’ American politics has finally caught up.
Investigative reporter Sara Carter told Lou Dobbs Wednesday evening that sources told her the DOJ and FBI will defy President Trump’s declas
Christine Ford Allegations against Judge Brett Kavanaugh: — She doesn’t know when it was. — She doesn’t know what year it took place — She d
Actresses Julianne Moore and Eva Longoria lead a video montage, in which they thank Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh's assault ac
Iconic comedic actor Chevy Chase unloaded this week on the show he helped launch.
Oops. CNN’s Jim Acosta invited Christine Ford’s classmate on his show on Wednesday to discuss the allegations against Judge Kavanaugh. But i
The FBI pushed in 2016 to include the discredited dossier into the official intelligence community assessment that Russia interfered in the
As Pope Francis remains silent regarding accusations that he covered up for an allegedly abusive cardinal, he has welcomed into his company
Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley has submitted a letter to ranking member Dianne Feinstein setting a deadline for Friday, September
From the Seattle Times:
Lynnwood man tried to use a home DNA test to qualify as a minority business owner. He was denied — now he’s suing.
Hawaii Sen. Maizie Hirono (D) slammed Republicans over claims that GOP staffers have done "everything" possible to contact Christine Blasey
Do you hate pumpkin spice lattes? Do you live in fear of the first day of autumn, when normal, average-looking big box retail stores and cof
Leftists make anyone who is anti-Trump or anti-conservative rich.
Via Washington Times:
Those looking to take a more person
Rep. Anna Eshoo (D-Calif.) said Wednesday that she told Christine
Two of the three Republican senators likely to determine the fate of Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court are urging the woman
Hip Hop Fans Not Happy NFL Chose Maroon 5 for Super Bowl Halftime Show in Atlanta - Cortney O'Brien: On Wednesday, Variety had the scoop tha
Oh? You don't say. The attorney for Kavanaughs accuser says that having the accuser testify under oath at a Senate Judiciary Comittee heari
A New Jersey pastor is encouraging his congregation to show support for the instigator of the NFL player anthem-kneeling protests, Colin Kae