Trump Makes News, Collusion Hoax Unravels, Economic Update

By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com (WNW 383 5.10.19) President Trump gave an impromptu press conference today after some announcements on what his Administration plans to do to combat spiraling healthcare costs. He laid out the trade dispute with China, talked about North Korea missile testing and accused John Kerry of illegally meddling with Iran. Also, in … Read moreTrump Makes News, Collusion Hoax Unravels, Economic Update

Nebraska Man Sentenced to 35 Years in Prison for Producing Child Pornography

A Nebraska man was sentenced today to 35 years in prison to be followed by a lifetime of supervised release for producing child pornography in 2016, announced Assistant Attorney General Brian A. Benczkowski of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division and U.S. Attorney Joseph P. Kelly of the District of Nebraska. Please follow and like us:

Vermont Man Who Exploited Opioid Addictions of Young Women Convicted of Multiple Counts of Sex and Drug Trafficking and Related Offenses

After a three-week trial, a federal jury in Burlington, Vermont, found Brian Folks, 44, guilty of 13 federal felonies arising from his operation of a violent sex and drug trafficking enterprise that sold heroin and forced young, drug-addicted women to prostitute throughout the greater Burlington area. The verdict was announced by Assistant Attorney General Eric … Read moreVermont Man Who Exploited Opioid Addictions of Young Women Convicted of Multiple Counts of Sex and Drug Trafficking and Related Offenses

Justice Department Files Action to Enjoin Texas Doctors From Illegally Prescribing Highly Addictive Opioids and Other Controlled Substances

The Department of Justice’s Civil Division and the United States Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Texas announced an action today to stop two Texas doctors from unlawfully prescribing powerful opioids linked to abuse and diversion. To protect the public, the United States sought and the court granted immediate relief through a temporary restraining … Read moreJustice Department Files Action to Enjoin Texas Doctors From Illegally Prescribing Highly Addictive Opioids and Other Controlled Substances

Entertainer/Businessman and Malaysian Financier Indicted for Conspiring to Make and Conceal Foreign and Conduit Contributions During 2012 U.S. Presidential Election

A United States entertainer and businessman and a Malaysian financier were charged in a four-count indictment unsealed today in the District of Columbia for conspiring to make and conceal foreign and conduit campaign contributions during the United States presidential election in 2012, announced Assistant Attorney General Brian Benczkowski of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division. Please … Read moreEntertainer/Businessman and Malaysian Financier Indicted for Conspiring to Make and Conceal Foreign and Conduit Contributions During 2012 U.S. Presidential Election

New York Broker-Dealer Pleads Guilty To Violating U.S. Antitrust Laws by Rigging Bids for Financial Instruments

“Today’s charge represents the commitment of the Department of Justice and its law enforcement partners to uncovering and prosecuting cheaters who corrupt our financial and capital markets,” said Assistant Attorney General Makan Delrahim of the Justice Department’s Antitrust Division.  “Complex financial markets are not beyond the reach of the antitrust laws.  The Antitrust Division will … Read moreNew York Broker-Dealer Pleads Guilty To Violating U.S. Antitrust Laws by Rigging Bids for Financial Instruments

Federal Court Permanently Enjoins South Florida Tax Return Preparers

The United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida entered a permanent injunction against Katiusca “Kathy” Rigaud (aka Kathy Leger), Andy Jean, and Bar Professional Services LLC (Tax Kings & Queens), barring them from preparing federal income tax returns for others, the Justice Department announced today. Please follow and like us:

Colombian Narcotics Kingpin Pleads Guilty for Bribing Former Federal Agent to Dismiss Indictment

A Colombian Cali Cartel cocaine trafficker pleaded guilty today for bribing a former Homeland Security Investigations Special Agent to secure the dismissal of a drug trafficking indictment filed against him, announced Assistant Attorney General Brian A. Benczkowski of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division. Please follow and like us:

RBA Cuts Growth And Inflation Forecasts; Rate Cuts Will Follow

The RBA released their quarterly Statement On Monetary Policy today. Expect rate cuts, and QE later as the AUD is allowed to slide, as a decade of wrong policy is now coming home to roost. Plus they are tracking the labour market as a key determinate of policy using the wobbly ABS series data, looking … Read moreRBA Cuts Growth And Inflation Forecasts; Rate Cuts Will Follow

This Week in Conflicts: Billion Dollar Loss for Trump’s Businesses, More Subpoenas and House Committee Holds Barr in Contempt

Donald Trump speaking with supporters at a campaign rally at the Prescott Valley Event Center in Prescott Valley, Arizona. (Image Credit: Gage Skidmore) This week, the public receives the clearest picture yet of President Donald Trump’s finances and it shows huge losses, the House Judiciary Committee votes to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt … Read moreThis Week in Conflicts: Billion Dollar Loss for Trump’s Businesses, More Subpoenas and House Committee Holds Barr in Contempt

Amazon’s Bezos unveils lunar lander project ‘Blue Moon’

Jeff Bezos, the richest man in the world and head of space company Blue Origin, announced his intent to participate in the new race to the Moon with a high-tech lander to carry vehicles and equipment. It will weigh more than three metric tons empty, 15 fully fueled, and be capable of carrying 3.6 tons … Read moreAmazon’s Bezos unveils lunar lander project ‘Blue Moon’

Join us on May 18th in Hartford

The No-Tolls CT group has gathered over 100,000 signatures on their petition against Governor Lamont’s plan to places toll gantries on CT highways. They’ve been holding rallys in cities and towns across the state – and now they are planning a big demonstration in Hartford on Saturday May 18. The organizer of the No-Tolls movement, … Read moreJoin us on May 18th in Hartford

Axne Applauds House Passage of Bill to Protect Iowans with Pre-Existing Conditions

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne applauded House passage of H.R. 986, the Protecting Americans with Pre-Existing Conditions Act of 2019. This legislation prevents insurance companies from skirting consumer protections covered by the Affordable Care Act. “Forcing Iowans with pre-existing conditions to choose between unaffordable coverage or inadequate coverage is not an option. I’ve … Read moreAxne Applauds House Passage of Bill to Protect Iowans with Pre-Existing Conditions

Death of NY Times reporter who ‘discovered’ NumbersUSA is a reminder of Bill Clinton backing our agenda

Thu, May 9th 2019 @ 7:31 pm EDT  by  Roy Beck Veteran New York Times reporter Robert Pear, 69, is being extolled for his meticulous, fair-minded, no-nonsense approach to complicated policy topics. And that was the way that we at NumbersUSA experienced him in his occasional coverage of us and our policy topic. Please follow … Read moreDeath of NY Times reporter who ‘discovered’ NumbersUSA is a reminder of Bill Clinton backing our agenda

EEOC Sues O’Reilly Automotive Stores for Sexual Harassment and Retaliation

O’Reilly Automotive Stores, Inc., doing business as O’Reilly Auto Parts, violated federal law by subjecting a class of female employees at an Orlando, Florida store to sexual harassment, U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) charged in a lawsuit it filed today. O’Reilly also subjected one of the female employees to retaliation and forced her to … Read moreEEOC Sues O’Reilly Automotive Stores for Sexual Harassment and Retaliation

Radhika Apte, Omi Vaidya to signature HeartNotes Gala Fundraiser on June 2

BY JYOTHSNA HEGDE Atlanta, GA, May 9, 2019: Seeing is believing, they say. At a recent press meet for the fundraiser HeartNotes 2019, it was hard to believe what we saw, when a 12-year-old identified colors, sentences and beyond with blindfolded eyes- a unique ability developed through concentrated efforts in Heartfulness meditation programs such as … Read moreRadhika Apte, Omi Vaidya to signature HeartNotes Gala Fundraiser on June 2

Making News: Latest National Radio Interview on China Trade Wars Now On-Line…& More!

I’m pleased to announce that the podcast is now on-line of my interview last night on John Batchelor’s nationally syndicated radio show on the U.S.-China trade conflict.  Click here for a fast-moving discussion of the fast-moving trade war, and where it could be headed, with John, co-host Gordon G. Chang, and me. Also, it was … Read moreMaking News: Latest National Radio Interview on China Trade Wars Now On-Line…& More!

India’s cultural heritage showcased at Consulate’s ICCR Annual Day celebrations

BY JYOTHSNA HEGDEPhotos by Digital Touch Studios Atlanta, GA: The Consulate General of India, Atlanta showcased India’s rich cultural heritage with an array of performances in honor of the annual day celebrations of The Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR). The cultural extravaganza was held on April 9, 2019 at the Consulate General of India … Read moreIndia’s cultural heritage showcased at Consulate’s ICCR Annual Day celebrations