Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Show notes 09-23-17

Saturday Show 9-23-17

Justice again backs Sheriff Joe, urges judge to erase convictions
Several lawsuits have been filed contending Arpaio’s pardon is unconstitutional. The Washington Time reported that the parties – identified as “political opponents” – were urging a federal judge in Arizona to ignore the pardon and order Arpaio to jail.
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Texas town offers to take Confederate statues
Suddenly removed or unwanted Confederate statues and monuments might find a new home in the Woodlands, Texas, after a town leader offered to accept them.
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Betsy DeVos scraps Obama-era college sexual misconduct rules
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Friday scrapped Obama-era guidance intended to better protect victims of sexual misconduct on college campuses, replacing it with an interim rule she says is meant to strike a more appropriate balance between those accused of sexual misdeeds and their accusers.
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Rep. Maxine Waters: 'Impeachment Is About Whatever the Congress Says It Is'
Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.), who previously has called for the impeachment of Donald Trump, on Thursday told a Congressional Black Caucus Town Hall on Civil Rights that she expects other members of the black community to back her up.
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Hungary set for fresh anti-Soros blitz
Hungary is set to launch another state "national consultation" about US financier and philanthropist George Soros, the government said Tuesday, six months before expected general elections.
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Feds seize enough Fentanyl to kill 32 million people
Federal authorities seized enough lethal doses of fentanyl to kill 32 million Americans during a single sting operation in New York City last month.
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3 Muslim women, 1 bloodied, called cops on Wassernan Schultz IT aide
Multiple women in relationships with Imran Awan, the indicted former IT aide for Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, have recently called Virginia law enforcement and alleged being abused by him, police reports obtained under Virginia’s Freedom of Information Act show.
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Pope Francis Says Concern for ‘Cultural Identity’ Doesn’t Justify Opposition to Mass Migration
Pope Francis spoke out strongly Friday in favor of welcoming more migrants throughout Europe, telling his hearers to beware of the “intolerance, discrimination and xenophobia” that have sprung up around the continent.
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In Geller beheading plot, men ‘hoped to achieve martyrdom’
An Everett man dismissed by his own lawyer as a fat, failed loner was the mastermind in a plot to behead conservative columnist Pamela Geller, his alleged co-conspirator testified yesterday.
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