FBI in Oregon Have Arrested the Bundys and Followers; One Person Is Dead

FBI in Oregon Have Arrested the Bundys and Followers; One Person Is Dead

According to NBC News, on Jan. 26, 2016, Ammon Bundy, his brother Ryan, and several others who have been occupying a federal building near Burns, Ore., have been arrested in a confrontation with Oregon State Highway Patrol and the Federal Bureau of Investigations. The situation transpired between 4:30 and 5:30 p.m. PST. The Bundy brothers […]

Hillary Clinton Receives Endorsement From Boston Globe Editorial Board

Hillary Clinton Receives Endorsement From Boston Globe Editorial Board

On Jan. 24, 2016, the editorial board of the Boston Globe Newspaper published their support for Hillary Clinton in the New Hampshire Democratic Presidential Primary. The board states she is the best choice, not because of her opponents weaknesses but, instead, for her “demonstrated strength and experience.” New Hampshire’s primary is scheduled for Feb. 9, […]

Officer-Involved Shooting on Las Vegas Strip [Update]

Officer-Involved Shooting on Las Vegas Strip [Update]

According to the Las Vegas Review-Journal, a section of the Las Vegas strip was closed on Jan. 22, 2016, due to an officer-involved shooting. The incident occurred in front of the Bellagio Hotel-Casino fountains at 3600 S. Las Vegas Boulevard, shortly after 7:00 p.m. PST. The Metropolitan Police Department spokesperson, Larry Hadfield told reporters there […]

Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman Will Be Extradited to the United States

Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman Will Be Extradited to the United States

Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman will be extradited to the United States. According to a report by The Chicago Tribune, Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto announced on Jan. 22, 2016, that the extradition process will be accelerated. Without expressing a specific timetable, Nieto said that his Attorney General’s Office has been directed to move Guzman into […]

Nevada Assemblyman Candidate Brent Jones Endorses Donald Trump

Nevada Assemblyman Candidate Brent Jones Endorses Donald Trump

Brent Jones, who is currently running, as the incumbent, for Nevada Assembly District 35, announced today, Jan. 21, 2016, he is endorsing Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump. Jones decided to publically support Trump for several reasons. First and foremost they are both Republican. Trump’s platform supports those the assemblyman wants to change for Nevadan residents. […]

Brent Jones and Trump May Share Initiatives

Brent Jones and Trump May Share Initiatives

Assemblyman Brent Jones and presidential candidate Donald Trump share the same desire to initiate a repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). In 2014, which was the first year Americans could buy coverage through the public exchanges, Health Care Service Corporation, the largest not-for-profit health insurance company in the country, recorded a loss of $281.9 […]

Burns Oregon Militia Standoff Continues

Burns Oregon Militia Standoff Continues

The Harney County Sheriff’s office held a press conference on Jan. 4, 2016, regarding the militia group who has forcefully occupied the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge, near Burns, Oregon. The militants originally claimed to be in Burns for a peaceful rally protesting the reincarceration of two Harney County ranchers. However, after the rally several men, […]