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Gingrich campaign gets lei’d in Hawaii

Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich campaigned in Hawaii over the weekend. Honolulu TV station KHON reported that the former Speaker drew a “packed house” to the Door of Faith church in Wailuku Saturday. He was expected to campaign in Maui on Monday. Gingrich and his wife Callista are celebrating their…

Palin organizer: She will announce her campaign in September

Peter Singleton, an activist who is helping organize former Alaska governor Sarah Palin’s September tea party rally in Iowa, insisted that Palin will announce her candidacy for president by the end of September. “Labor Day will kick off the Republican campaign for the nomination,” Singleton told the National Review. “She…

Fed secretly loaned $1.2 trillion in public money to Wall St. firms: report

An analysis of tens of thousands of documents obtained by Bloomberg through a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request shows that the U.S. Federal Reserve made approximately $1.2 trillion in loans from public money to support Wall Street firms in the midst of one of the worst financial crises ever.…

Trump on Libya: ‘Why won’t we take over the oil?’

Donald Trump made his usual Monday appearance on Fox and Friends, and again made some eyebrow-raising statements. Trump was asked his thoughts on the development of Libya and the U.S.’s handling of the situation. Not surprisingly, the business mogul had some passionate sentiments. “We are NATO,” Trump said. “We back…

Trump on Libya: ‘Why won’t we take over the oil?’

Donald Trump made his usual Monday appearance on Fox and Friends, and again made some eyebrow-raising statements. Trump was asked his thoughts on the development of Libya and the U.S.’s handling of the situation. Not surprisingly, the business mogul had some passionate sentiments. “We are NATO,” Trump said. “We back…

Pennsylvania woman shot to death at gun shop

A 61-year-old Pennsylvania woman was shot and killed while trying to buy a gun at Miller’s Munitions Gun Shop in Huntington Township Sunday. The man holding the gun that went off was the woman’s husband, according to CBS 21. The woman was struck in the abdomen. State Police investigating the…

Fans’ fight erupts at NFL preseason game

Fans of football Bay Area rivals, the San Francisco 49ers and the Oakland Raiders, got into a brawl at a recent preseason game between the two teams. WATCH: Video from Youtube on August 21, 2011.…

Fans’ fight erupts at NFL preseason game

Fans of football Bay Area rivals, the San Francisco 49ers and the Oakland Raiders, got into a brawl at a recent preseason game between the two teams. WATCH: Video from Youtube on August 21, 2011.…

Feds bust Iraqi crime ring said to be selling IEDs to Mexican drug cartels

By Grace Wyler Federal law enforcement agents in San Diego arrested 60 people in connection with an Iraqi criminal ring with ties to Mexico’s powerful Sinaloa drug cartel. The gang is accused of selling drugs, machine guns and improvised bombs (IEDs) out of a social club for Iraqi immigrants in El…

Obama: Gaddafi’s regime has reached an end

President Barack Obama said that Moamer Gaddafi’s regime had come to an end and the Libyan “tyrant” must leave now to avoid further bloodshed. In a written statement late Sunday, Obama also looked to the post-Gaddafi era, calling on Libyan rebels who have surged into Tripoli to respect human rights.…

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