World events derail Obama's agenda Washington (CNN)-- It was supposed to be a week focused on domestic issues to bolster Democrats' chances in the November congressional elections. President Barack Obama wanted to drive down a virtual highway, talk about rebuilding infrastructure while ... 07/20/2014 - 4:01 am | View Link
Rand Paul wants to see minimum wage be ‘temporary,’ takes aim at Obama’s stance Sen. Ran Paul has a very different take on minimum wage from the Obamas, a point of detraction he made clear Saturday at the Reboot conference for libertarians and conservatives in the tech sector. Unlike President Barack Obama, who wants to see the ... 07/20/2014 - 4:00 am | View Link
Congressional angst grows over Obama’s Afghan plan Afghanistan’s disputed election and Iraq’s unraveling are giving members of Congress and U.S. allies in the region reason to think President Barack Obama should rethink his decision to withdraw virtually all Americans troops from Afghanistan by the ... 07/20/2014 - 12:10 am | View Link
Palin: Obama's America an 'Unfunded Charity' for Illegals to Overrun On Saturday, former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin accused President Barack Obama of knowingly allowing turning American into an "unfunded charity" for illegal immigrants to invade and overrun. Referring to Obama as "the DREAMweaver," Palin said when Congress ... 07/19/2014 - 7:26 pm | View Link
Hundreds of protests set this weekend against illegal immigration, Obama's policies Hundreds of protests are taking place across the United States this weekend in opposition to the surge of immigrants illegally crossing the country’s southern border and proposed immigration reform that organizers say gives amnesty to those already ... 07/19/2014 - 8:23 am | View Link
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A woman in Rutherford County, Tennessee was arrested Tuesday after she allegedly brandished a gun at a man who told her to stop speeding through a Walmart parking lot.
Murfreesboro’s WGNS radio reported that 37-year-old Angela Scruggs was charged with aggravated assault for reportedly pointing the weapon and telling Jason Hill that she was going to shoot.
Hill told police that Scruggs nearly struck his son when she went speeding by in her Nissan Altima.
Laurie Dishman told senators through tears Wednesday that she was choked and raped on a Royal Caribbean cruise by one of the line's employees, using her experience to shed light on the dangers that passengers might face on cruises.
Sen. Jay Rockefeller, D-W. Va., the committee chairman, said Dishman's experience and other horror stories recounted at the hearing point to a lack of oversight and accountability for passenger safety in the cruise industry.
"In spite of the evidence that crimes, fires, mechanical failures, drownings and mishandled medical emergencies occur with disturbing regularity on cruise ships, the industry continues to deny that it has a problem," Rockefeller said.
Philip Gerson, a Miami-based civil trial lawyer who has litigated cruise liner cases, said significant improvements in passenger safety are needed.
Another witness, Kim Ware of Houston, said she was a passenger on the Carnival Triumph in 2013 when it lost power in the Gulf of Mexico after an engine room fire that disabled basic systems including water and sewage.
Over the past few decades, the percentage of businesses owned by women has shot up, from 4.6 percent in 1972 to nearly 29 percent in 2007. But loans and government contracts haven't kept pace, with women getting just $1 for every $23 of conventional small-business loans given:
In terms of numbers of loans, businesses owned by women receive only 16 percent of all conventional small-business loans, and 17 percent of loans backed by the Small Business Administration.
From the July 23 edition of Fox News' The O'Reilly Factor:Previously:
O'Reilly Says Half Of U. S. Supports Income Redistribution, And "We're Setting The Table For Violence In This Country"
How Many Times Can Bill O'Reilly Say "Income Redistribution" In 45 Seconds?