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The Government Wants You To Grill Fruit for the Fourth of July
Forget hamburgers and hot dogs—the U.S. Department of Agriculture is pushing people to grill up pineapple slices, peaches, nectarines and other fruit for their big July 4th feast.
Record 93,626,000 Not in Labor Force
A record 93,626,000 Americans 16 or older did not participate in the nation’s labor force in June, as the labor force participation rate dropped to 62.6 percent, a 38-year low, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Obama Blocks Plans To Fight ISIS
The United States has blocked attempts by its Middle East allies to fly heavy weapons directly to the Kurds fighting Islamic State jihadists in Iraq, The Telegraph has learnt.
Freedom of Religion?
Christian Bakers Fined $135,000 For Refusing To Make Wedding Cake For Lesbians
Aaron and Melissa Klein, the owners of Sweet Cakes By Melissa, have been ordered to pay $135,000 in damages to a lesbian couple after they refused to bake them a wedding cake in 2013.
Terror Experts: Obama's Strategy on Islamist Groups 'Disastrous'
With al-Qaida and ISIS enjoying safe havens across parts of Yemen, Syria and Iraq, and with terror attacks on the rise worldwide, doubts are growing about the effectiveness and sustainability of the Obama administration's "light footprint" strategy against global extremist movements
Outrage After Iconic Iwo Jima Photo Is Recreated With Gay Pride Flag
The iconic 1945 photo of Marines raising the American flag over Iwo Jima has been recreated with the gay pride flag. The recreated image shows four muscular, skin-baring men raising a rainbow flag in place of the Marines and the American flag.
Montana Polygamist Family Applies For Marriage License
Given the U.S. Supreme Court's recent ruling that same-sex marriage is legal in all 50 states, a Lockwood family is now looking to solidify rights of its own.
Screaming Illegal Aliens Disrupt Ann Coulter Signing
Political commentator and author Ann Coulter was signing copies of her new book Adios America: The Left’s Plan to Turn our Country into a Third World Hellhole at a Barnes and Noble Tuesday night when the calm was shattered by protesters inside the store.
AEI: Obama White House Pays Women 15.8 Percent Less Than Men
The Obama White House pays its female staffers 15.8 percent less on average than its male staffers, according to an analysis by American Enterprise Institute.
New York City Reviewing Business Relationships With Trump
Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday that his administration is reviewing the city's business relationships with billionaire developer Donald Trump, who is under sustained fire for his presidential campaign speech suggesting criminals were rife among Mexicans who enter the country....
Serta to Stop Selling Trump Brand Mattresses
On Thursday Serta became the latest company to announce it was ending its business relationship with celebrity plutocrat Donald Trump following his remarks on Mexican immigrants
Billionaire To Billionaire:
Carlos Slim Cuts Ties With Donald Trump
The richest businessman in Mexico, Carlos Slim, has cut ties with Donald Trump after the latter offended Mexicans during his speech announcing his run for the presidency of the United States
Census: Hispanics Overtake Whites To Become California’s Largest Ethnic Group
It’s official: Hispanics are now the largest ethnic group in California. About 15 million Hispanics lived in California on July 1, 2014, compared to roughly 14.9 million non-Hispanic whites, according to U.S. Census Bureau estimates released late last week
Two-Thirds Of Puerto Ricans May Soon Live In USA
Facing a crisis of monumental proportions at home, tens of thousands of people are fleeing a Caribbean island in search of a better life in the United States
NBC’s ‘Today’ Mocks Michelle Obama’s Latest Food Police Push
On Friday, even the hosts of NBC’s Today had enough of Michelle Obama’s effort to micro-manage people’s food choices as they mocked the First Lady’s attempt to create a healthy version of s’mores
Tit For Tat
Twitter: Trump Calls For Macy's Boycott
Donald J. Trump @realDonaldTrump Those who believe in tight border security, stopping illegal immigration & SMART trade deals w/other countries should boycott @Macys.
Cruz SLAMS Immigration Activist With One Killer Question
Sen. Ted Cruz shut down Univision anchor and Fusion TV host Jorge Ramos on illegal immigration, by turning a gotcha question around into a gotcha answer, and giving the host a lesson on the rule of law
Biz Pac Review
Beachgoers Stumble When Asked: What Does July 4 Celebrate?
While Americans coast to coast are readying to fire up their grills and celebrate July 4th, YouTube blogger Mark Dice traversed a beach in San Diego to ask people the reason for the weekend holiday - and most had no idea
Strong Majority See Confederate Battle Flag As A Symbol of Pride, Not Racism
A new CNN poll reveals the surprising fact that sentiment with regards to the battle flag hasn't changed much in 15 years: most believe it to be a symbol of Southern pride, not racism
Oregon Launches Program To Tax Drivers By The Mile
Right now the program is voluntary and being capped at 5,000 participants, but an ODOT official told Fox News the ultimate goal is to make it mandatory and change the way states pay for roads -- forever.
Blacks Behaving Badly
Black Mob Swarms Georgia Walmart to See ‘How Much Damage’ They Could Do
Gangs of blacks are targeting Walmart departments stores and other outlets all across the country in targeted attacks while terrorizing on shoppers and perpetrating retail theft and property damage, police say
Virginia School Board Votes to Teach Seventh Graders About ‘Gender Identity’
Beginning in seventh grade, public school students in the Virginia suburbs outside Washington, D.C., will be taught about “sexual orientation terms,” including heterosexuality, homosexuality, bisexuality—“and the gender identity term transgender,”
Daily Presidential Tracking Poll: 0bama Job Approval @ 48%
The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll shows that 48% of Likely Voters at least somewhat approve of Obama's job performance. 51% disapprove
Outrage As Twitter Reveals Just 49 Of Its 3,000 US Employees Are Black
Twitter only has 49 black employees - out of 2,910 staff members in America. The 35 men and 14 women account for just 1.7 per cent of the firm's US operation, which is 93.8 per cent white or Asia
More US Hispanic Women Convert to Islam
The Pew Research Center says about six percent of American Muslims are Latino. And women make up a little more than half of the new converts -- the people who have changed their religion to Islam
Voice of America
Belgian Doctors Rule 'Depressed' 24-Year-Old Woman Has Right To End Life
The 24-year-old woman, named only as ‘Laura’, told doctors she had suffered from depression since she was a child and wished to end her life, local newspaper De Morgen reported.
Latest Politically Correct Rules
Commenting on a Girl’s Tattoos Is Now Considered Harassment
There’s a new form of harassment out there, according to the Feminist Internet: “tat-calling,” which is basically when a man comments on a woman’s tattoos.
Cuba First To Eliminate Mother-to-Baby HIV Transmission
Cuba has become the first country to eliminate the transmission of HIV and syphilis from mother to baby, the World Health Organisation has announced.
America’s Drunkest States
A new study has been released that tells us a lot about our nation’s drinking habits. Which states drink a lot? Which house the most teetotalers? Where do you fall? Click below:
This One Eye Color Is Associated With Higher Rates of Alcohol Dependence
Geneticists at the University of Vermont have revealed links between eye color and alcohol dependency, suggesting it occurs more frequently among people with blue eyes and less frequently among those with dark brown eyes
Science Finally Tells Us How Cats Want To Be Petted
How should you pet your cat? It’s a question that’s stumped pet owners for centuries, but science now has an answer. Here's what a team of researchers from the University of Lincoln in the UK found, in graphical form:
Robot Kills Worker
A 21 year old external contractor was installing the robot together with a colleague when he was struck in the chest by the robot and pressed against a metal plate. He later died of his injuries