Senate confirms John Brennan as new CIA director The Senate on Thursday confirmed John Brennan as the Obama administration's next Central Intelligence Agency director, overcoming concerns expressed by Republicans and some Democrats about the administration's use of lethal drone strikes. More
INSIGHT-RPT-Amid U.S. air strikes, Iraq struggles to build own air force four years after Congress was first notified of the planned sale and just as Baghdad is fighting for survival against jihadist militants. As of August, only two of the $65 million Iraqi F-16s had been handed over by Lockheed Martin Corp to the U.S ... 08/22/2014 - 2:33 am | View Link
Sale of 4,000 U.S. Missiles to Iraq Is Readied Sale of the laser-guided missiles made by Lockheed Martin Corp ... Iraq resorted to buying Russian fighter jets only because the Pentagon has been too slow in delivering promised F-16s, Faily said. The F-16s also are made by Lockheed, the largest U.S ... 07/2/2014 - 3:55 am | View Link
Sale of 4,000 U.S. Missiles to Iraq Is Readied Members of the Senate and House foreign relations committees were informed of the planned sales last week and are conducting an informal review of the potential sale that could last ... too slow in delivering promised F-16s, Faily said. 07/1/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
Is the TPPA an Extension of U.S. Foreign Policy? As a part of the deal, the US military has been exporting cheap radar systems for F-16s to the country ... Industry suing national governments over policies that regulate the sale, distribution and marketing of its products. Indeed, these clauses are ... 05/26/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
U.S. to deliver fighter jets to Egypt WASHINGTON — The U.S. is moving ahead with plans to deliver four F-16s to Egypt despite the ongoing debate about the military's overthrow of President Mohammed Morsi and whether it legally constitutes a coup that could shut off aid to the country. 07/10/2013 - 11:35 am | View Link
Politics, Political News $1 billion plan to give every LAUSD student an iPad fizzles, superintendent resigns: Tom Sherman - Oct 16, 2014: Among the benefits the LA public school system reaped ... 10/22/2014 - 7:43 pm | View Website
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Topic Galleries Although taxes will rise this year for Wilmette homeowners, village officials are touting the $76 million budget for 2015 as being the lowest increase in 17 years. 10/22/2014 - 4:34 am | View Website
Topic Galleries In 1983, before the HIV virus was identified, a young woman in New Haven was diagnosed with an apparent case of AIDS. Carlotta Locklear was a commercial sex worker ... 10/21/2014 - 11:12 pm | View Website
Morocco’s Air Force Reloads: And Now, The Training… Morocco to get Top Gun style training infrastructure. April 11/14: Cubic Corporation announces a $5 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to supply its P5 Combat ... 10/21/2014 - 5:21 pm | View Website
Uber drivers gathered in front of the company's San Francisco headquarters Wednesday afternoon as part of a "global day of protest" organized in major cities across the world.
The drivers are protesting various company policies including slashed fares that have resulted in less pay, a tipping policy they say is misleading and a five-star driver rating system, according to a list of ten demands handed out at the protest.
The freaks come out at night, just not on Halloween
In the third episode of American Horror Story: Freak Show, conjoined twins Bette and Dot learn that freak show acts are terrified of performing on Halloween because of the legendary Edward Mordrake, an aristocrat with a demonic face on the back of his head
See also: Conjoined Twins Stun With Fiona Apple's 'Criminal' on 'Freak Show'
"Edward Mordrake, Pt.
Foodbeast found a new KFC Double Down burger that is even more insane than the original: the Zinger Double Down King at KFCs in Korea. Instead of just sandwiching bacon and cheese with two fried chicken filets, this Double Down uses the same fried chicken for buns but adds a sauced up burger patty in between too.