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U.S. warned Jared Kushner about Wendi Deng Murdoch

Fox Business, by Staff Posted By: Drive- Tue, 16 48 2018 12:48:19 GMT U.S. counterintelligence officials in early 2017 warned Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump´s son’in’law and senior adviser, that Wendi Deng Murdoch, a prominent Chinese’American businesswoman, could be using her close friendship with Mr. Kushner and his wife, Ivanka Trump, to further the interests of the Chinese government, according to people familiar with the matter. U.S. officials have also had concerns about a counterintelligence assessment that Ms. Murdoch was lobbying for a high’profile construction project funded by the Chinese government in Washington, D.C., one of these people said. The project, a planned $100 million Chinese garden at the National Arboretum, was deemed a

U.S. warned Jared Kushner about Wendi Deng Murdoch

Fox Business, by Staff Posted By: Drive- Tue, 16 48 2018 12:48:19 GMT U.S. counterintelligence officials in early 2017 warned Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump´s son’in’law and senior adviser, that Wendi Deng Murdoch, a prominent Chinese’American businesswoman, could be using her close friendship with Mr. Kushner and his wife, Ivanka Trump, to further the interests of the Chinese government, according to people familiar with the matter. U.S. officials have also had concerns about a counterintelligence assessment that Ms. Murdoch was lobbying for a high’profile construction project funded by the Chinese government in Washington, D.C., one of these people said. The project, a planned $100 million Chinese garden at the National Arboretum, was deemed a

Fearful Dems preemptively strike State of Union

Washington Times, by Cheryl K. Chumley Posted By: greggojo- Tue, 16 05 2018 01:05:31 GMT Democrats must be shaking in their Birkenstocks. How else to explain their many, many and many more preemptive strikes at President Donald Trump’s State of the Union speech — a speech that doesn’t even take place until Jan. 30? But already, the left’s lining to hit hard. “Democrats ramp up efforts to boycott Trump’s State of the Union address,” blasted one Fox News headline. That’s after four Dems — Reps. Frederica Wilson, Maxine Waters, John Lewis and Earl Blumenauer — announced intent to boycott the speech. Not that anyone cares.

Fearful Dems preemptively strike State of Union

Washington Times, by Cheryl K. Chumley Posted By: greggojo- Tue, 16 05 2018 01:05:31 GMT Democrats must be shaking in their Birkenstocks. How else to explain their many, many and many more preemptive strikes at President Donald Trump’s State of the Union speech — a speech that doesn’t even take place until Jan. 30? But already, the left’s lining to hit hard. “Democrats ramp up efforts to boycott Trump’s State of the Union address,” blasted one Fox News headline. That’s after four Dems — Reps. Frederica Wilson, Maxine Waters, John Lewis and Earl Blumenauer — announced intent to boycott the speech. Not that anyone cares.

Four law enforcement officers shot searching for 47’year’old domestic violence suspect

Associated Press & Daily Mail [UK], by AP staff & DM´s Ashley Collman Posted By: Attercliffe- Tue, 16 20 2018 01:20:32 GMT Four law enforcement officers were shot and wounded while responding to a domestic call in South Carolina overnight. Police were called to a home on Farrier Lane around 10:10 pm Monday night, for a report of a domestic violence incident. Suspect Christian Thomas McCall, 47, was reportedly assaulting a female, but by the time officers arrived on the scene, he had fled on foot. Several law enforcement agencies then banded together to search for McCall. At 1:07am, shots rang out and a York police officer was found injured. He was driven to the Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill in another officer´s car.

Four law enforcement officers shot searching for 47’year’old domestic violence suspect

Associated Press & Daily Mail [UK], by AP staff & DM´s Ashley Collman Posted By: Attercliffe- Tue, 16 20 2018 01:20:32 GMT Four law enforcement officers were shot and wounded while responding to a domestic call in South Carolina overnight. Police were called to a home on Farrier Lane around 10:10 pm Monday night, for a report of a domestic violence incident. Suspect Christian Thomas McCall, 47, was reportedly assaulting a female, but by the time officers arrived on the scene, he had fled on foot. Several law enforcement agencies then banded together to search for McCall. At 1:07am, shots rang out and a York police officer was found injured. He was driven to the Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill in another officer´s car.

As Shutdown Talk Rises, Trump’s Immigration Words Pose Risks for Both Parties

Fiji World News, by JONATHAN MARTIN, MICHAEL D. SHEAR and * Posted By: greggojo- Tue, 16 54 2018 01:54:12 GMT President Trump’s incendiary words about immigration have dampened the prospects that a broad spending and immigration deal can be reached by the end of the week, raising the possibility of a government shutdown with unknown political consequences for lawmakers in both parties. Democrats facing re’election in states that Mr. Trump carried in 2016 fear that a government funding crisis, precipitated by an immigration showdown, could imperil their campaigns.

As Shutdown Talk Rises, Trump’s Immigration Words Pose Risks for Both Parties

Fiji World News, by JONATHAN MARTIN, MICHAEL D. SHEAR and * Posted By: greggojo- Tue, 16 54 2018 01:54:12 GMT President Trump’s incendiary words about immigration have dampened the prospects that a broad spending and immigration deal can be reached by the end of the week, raising the possibility of a government shutdown with unknown political consequences for lawmakers in both parties. Democrats facing re’election in states that Mr. Trump carried in 2016 fear that a government funding crisis, precipitated by an immigration showdown, could imperil their campaigns.

No, Jaylen Brown, Racism Is Not Why Blacks Underperform in School

PJ Media, by D.C. McAllister Posted By: Hazymac- Tue, 16 55 2018 01:55:28 GMT In a recent interview published at The Guardian, Boston Celtics star Jaylen Brown gave an in’depth interview about his career, his personal life, and the state of racism in America, something he says is the reason blacks underperform in today’s education system even after years of affirmative action. (Snip) Brown is no doubt reacting to the fact that blacks are still underrepresented in higher education and that the numbers have been stagnant for many years. A New York Times article from last year confirms this: “Even after decades of affirmative action, black and Hispanic students are more underrepresented at the nation’s

No, Jaylen Brown, Racism Is Not Why Blacks Underperform in School

PJ Media, by D.C. McAllister Posted By: Hazymac- Tue, 16 55 2018 01:55:28 GMT In a recent interview published at The Guardian, Boston Celtics star Jaylen Brown gave an in’depth interview about his career, his personal life, and the state of racism in America, something he says is the reason blacks underperform in today’s education system even after years of affirmative action. (Snip) Brown is no doubt reacting to the fact that blacks are still underrepresented in higher education and that the numbers have been stagnant for many years. A New York Times article from last year confirms this: “Even after decades of affirmative action, black and Hispanic students are more underrepresented at the nation’s