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Robot with “morals” makes surprisingly deadly decisions

Yahoo News Anyone excited by the idea of stepping into a driverless car should read the results of a somewhat alarming experiment at Bristol’s University of the West of England, where a robot was programmed to rescue others from certain … Continue reading

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DHS delegates criminal misconduct investigative authority to CBP

KGNS WASHINGTON, DC (CBP) – Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson announced his decision to delegate to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) the authority to investigate its employees for alleged criminal misconduct. As a result, CBP is converting qualified … Continue reading

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Boehner: Immigration reform will help boost the economy

The Hill – by Scott Wong It wasn’t part of the jobs message he planned to pitch, but Speaker John Boehner said Thursday that immigration reform would help boost the economy. “Immigration reform will help our economy, but you’ve got … Continue reading

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Department Of Justice, Media Matters Coordinate To Attack Reporter

The Daily Caller – by Betsy Rothstein Since when does the Department of Justice coordinate with an obviously liberal media organization to go after a conservative reporter? It’s official: At least since 2011. In email exchanges obtained by The Daily … Continue reading

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Warren Buffett stands by Burger King deal

Politico – by Jonathan Topaz Billionaire investor Warren Buffett on Thursday again defended Burger King’s purchase of Canadian chain Tim Hortons, a deal criticized by many as an inversion plan by the fast food company to avoid paying U.S. taxes. … Continue reading

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Immigration Agent Union: Obama Admin ‘Widened the Loopholes’ for ISIS to Enter U.S.

National Review – by Andrew Johnson The Obama administration has “widened the loopholes” that Islamic State and other extremist fighters could use to enter the United States, a leading union of immigration officials says. In a statement obtained by National Review … Continue reading

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Handful of Sex Offender Illegal Immigrants Arrested on Rural Texas-Mexico Border

Breitbart – by Kristin Tate HOUSTON, Texas — During just one month, Border Patrol agents in Texas’ Del Rio Sector arrested five convicted sex offenders in the U.S. illegally. Each of the five offenders has been charged with illegal re-entry, … Continue reading

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Plans to Shut Down Ports of Entry Moving Forward

Breitbart – by Bob Price HOUSTON, Texas — Plans to shut down ports of entry between the United States and Mexico by a citizen protest group are being finalized. The list of ports includes six Texas ports, four in Arizona, … Continue reading

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Family of Marine Held in Mexico Condemns Ports of Entry Protest

Breitbart – by Bob Price HOUSTON, Texas — The family of the U.S. Marine being held in a Mexican jail for entering Mexico with firearms has denounced the “Shut Down All Ports of Entry” protest planned for this weekend. Event … Continue reading

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‘El Chapparito Bandit’ Sketch Released, $20,000 Reward Offered

Breitbart – by Michelle Moon Suspected of robbing at least 15 banks in the past year, a man dubbed the “El Chapparito Bandit” is being sought by federal and local authorities who released a sketch of the thief on Tuesday … Continue reading

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SF Gives OK to Legal Aid for Illegal Immigrant Kids

Breitbart – by William Bigelow On Tuesday, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors voted to spend $2.1 million over the next two years so that illegal immigrants in the city can have lawyers for fast-tracked deportation proceedings, according to the … Continue reading

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Syria Authorization Passes Despite Doubts in Strategy

Breitbart – by Caroline May WASHINGTON, D.C. —  The House voted to provide the Obama administration the authority to arm and train Syrian rebels to fight against ISIS Wednesday, despite the widespread concern that the strategy might not work. The … Continue reading

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DHS Chief: Ability to Detect Terrorists in U.S. Hindered by Illegal Population

Gee….WHO’S FAULT IS THAT??? Stupid is as stupid does. Breitbart – by Edwin Mora U.S. Department of Homeland (DHS) Security Secretary Jeh Johnson, while testifying before a House panel today, indicated that the government’s ability to detect terrorists inside the … Continue reading

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New device in the works to catch texting drivers

Pilot Online – by Dave Forster A Virginia company is developing a radar gunlike device that would help police catch drivers as they text. The technology works by detecting the telltale radio frequencies that emit from a vehicle when someone … Continue reading

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Fireball Was Russian Spy Satellite, Experts Say

Sky News Military experts believe a mystery object spotted streaking across the sky over the US was a Russian spy satellite. More than three dozen witnesses reported seeing a bright object that broke apart into three “rocks” with glowing red … Continue reading

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46 percent of doctors give Obamacare a ‘D’ or ‘F’

Washington Examiner – by Philip Klein Forty-six percent of doctors give President Obama’s healthcare law a “D” or an “F,” according to a new survey from the Physicians Foundation. In contrast, just 25 percent of those surveyed gave the law … Continue reading

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CEOs Darken Outlook, Slash Hiring and Cap-Ex Plans – Hope Now Focused on Share Buybacks (which just Plunged)

Wolf Street – by Wolf Richter The word “gloomier” inconveniently showed up in a Reuters headline that described how the CEOs of the Business Roundtable – one of the thermometers into the brains of corporate America – felt about sales, … Continue reading

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Earthquake rocks Tokyo, Japan

News.AU, September 16, 2014 BUILDINGS in Tokyo shook as a strong quake hit Japan, but there was no immediate risk of a tsunami and no damage was reported. Japan Meteorological Agency said the epicentre was believed to be in the … Continue reading

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Militia Members Arrested in Brownsville

KRVG 5 News BROWNSVILLE – The leader of a border volunteer group says he will not allow two members back on his camp once they are released from county jail. The arrests are detrimental to the group’s agenda, he said. … Continue reading

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Missouri, Alabama schools drop Michelle O’s lunch program

EAG News – by Victor Skinner CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – New federal school food regulations promoted by First Lady Michelle Obama are becoming a massive headache for many schools that participate in the National School Lunch Program. And many, like … Continue reading

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