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KKK granted permit to rally at Gettysburg Civil War site

The National Parks Service has granted a permit to the the Ku Klux Klan (KKK) white supremacist group for a rally at Gettysburg, the site of one of the bloodiest battles of the U.S. Civil War. According to WHP, the National Parks Service approved the permit despite public outrage over…

Child shoots herself at Yellowstone after Congress legalizes guns at parks

A young girl shot herself to death at Yellowstone Yellowstone National Park on Saturday morning. According to a statement from the National Park Service, a woman called 911 on Saturday morning and told dispatchers that her daughter had shot herself with a handgun at the Grant Village Campground. Emergency medical…

Rep. Louis Gohmert ‘rude and irate’ in late-night parking ticket squabble with police

Outspoken Tea Party Republican Rep. Louis Gohmert (TX) got into a late-night altercation with U.S. Park Police over a parking ticket earlier this month. According to Politico, Gohmert attempted to pull rank with the police officers to get out of the citation. A National Park Service (NPS) police report said…

Park Service: ‘Occupy D.C.’ to be evicted on Monday

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The National Park Service will bar Occupy DC protesters from camping in the two parks where have been living since October, in a blow to one of the highest-profile chapters of the movement denouncing economic inequality. The Occupy DC protesters must stop camping in McPherson Square and…

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