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Reuters – by Ernest Scheyder SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 28 (Reuters) – The chief executive of North Dakota’s largest oil producer, Whiting Petroleum Corp , says the standoff over the $3.7 billion Dakota Access pipeline could be solved by giving economic opportunities, … Continue reading
NPR A commuter train in New Jersey has crashed into a train station in Hoboken, N.J., resulting in multiple injuries and heavy damage. At least 100 people are injured, New Jersey Transit officials tell Stephen Nessen of WNYC. WNYC’s Nancy … Continue reading
NewsMax – by Michael Reagan Most American citizens don’t know this, but when an “unaccompanied minor” illegal alien is captured by the Border Patrol, he isn’t sent back to his country. Instead he’s placed with a sponsor in our country. … Continue reading
Yahoo News WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Congress approved a stop-gap funding bill on Wednesday that averts a looming federal government shutdown and provides urgently needed money to help battle an outbreak of the Zika virus. Passage of the bipartisan … Continue reading
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PJ Media – by Debra Heine Republican Congressman Trey Gowdy, of South Carolina, is not a fan of the Obama Justice Department’s sanctuary city policies. “Time and time again, our nation has witnessed the tragic consequences of this administration’s failure … Continue reading
WYFF 4 News TOWNVILLE, S.C. One student was injured and airlifted to Greenville Memorial Hospital and a second student and a female teacher were taken by ambulance to AnMed after a shooting at Townville Elementary School, according to officials. The coroner … Continue reading
Bloomberg Wells Fargo & Co. Chief Executive Officer John Stumpf, fighting to keep his job amid a national political furor, will forgo more than $41 million of stock and salary as the bank’s board investigates how employees opened legions of … Continue reading
NBC News The Department of Defense is poised to dispatch 600 more U.S. troops to Iraq to help government forces oust ISIS from the city of Mosul, officials said Wednesday. The Pentagon is expected to make the official announcement Wednesday … Continue reading
USA Today WASHINGTON — The Senate voted overwhelmingly on Wednesday to override President Obama’s veto of legislation allowing lawsuits against foreign sponsors of terrorism, setting up an almost certain and historic defeat for the White House on the bill. The House is expected … Continue reading
Patch – by Colin Miner For nearly thirty minutes, two FBI agents showed off guns that had been seized from the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge after the 41-day armed occupation was over. When the FBI agents were done with the … Continue reading
Yahoo News In the four-dimensional chessboard on which the politics of gun control plays out, anything can happen — and for a brief moment in Monday night’s presidential debate, it did, as Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton found themselves in … Continue reading
Fox News FBI documents related to the investigation into Hillary Clinton’s private email server show an employee at Platte River Networks, the company that managed the server, refer to the “Hillary cover-up.” That unnamed employee apparently satisfied FBI agents with … Continue reading
The Globe and Mail TransCanada Corp. is offering about $848-million (U.S.) cash to buy all the equity in Columbia Pipeline Partners LP that it doesn’t already own – strengthening its grip on a pipeline network that stretches from New York … Continue reading
The Hill The IRS announced Monday that it plans to start a new private debt-collection program in the spring. The program was authorized by a transportation funding law enacted last December. Contractors will work on the government’s behalf to collect … Continue reading
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RT The suspect in a Houston, Texas spree shooting has been killed, police said. At least six people sustained injuries. The scene is now “contained,” but residents have been asked to avoid the area. The Houston Police Department has confirmed … Continue reading
Fox News MEXICO CITY (AP) – Mexican immigration authorities said Saturday they have been hit by a surge of almost 5,000 Haitian, African and Asian migrants entering by the southern border in just a few days. Recent experience suggests the … Continue reading
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Washington Post – by Anne Gearan and Sean Sullivan Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton will meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ahead of their first presidential debate, a senior Israeli official and both campaigns said Saturday. The … Continue reading