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Apple’s iPhone 6 is just weeks from release and will kick off Apple’s new health care strategy. Google’s working on its own plan to chase the health care market too. But is another tech company — Amazon — about to make its own important play...
From: Free Republic | By: forbes | Friday, August 22, 2014
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targeting Fox’s Tantaros Spumoni 1 Tough decision: ‘Day Of Rage!!!’ or spumoni? James Foley Did you view that horrible beheading video? US President Obama waves from a golf cart in Kailua Conservatives: too wimpy to hold Obama accountable? Ferguson...
From: Free Republic | By: The Media Equalizer | Friday, August 22, 2014
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Environmentalists have switched their assault on the world economy to a new frontier, previously unaffected by their agenda – peaks, Mount Everest to be more specific, located between China and Nepal in the Himalayas. The 29,029 feet mountain is in...
From: Free Republic | By: canadafreepress.com | Friday, August 22, 2014
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I was just in Des Moines, Iowa to speak at the Family Leadership Summit and I wanted to give you a report of the U.S. Senate race there. It's one of the most competitive races in the country and it could determine whether the Democrats continue to control...
From: Free Republic | By: Senate Conservative Fund: Senate Update | Saturday, August 23, 2014
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In the long term any country’s demographic trajectory is ultimately reliant on its Total Fertility Rate (TFR) the number of children born to the average woman. Mortality matters, but if a country has a super low TFR it can have the best healthcare...
From: Free Republic | By: Forbes | Saturday, August 23, 2014
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Jim Hoft and Fox News say he did, CNN says he didn’t, and now here’s WaPo saying yep, he did. Your move, New York Times. The signs of easing tensions came as a family friend of the officer who fatally shot Brown came forward to offer a version of...
From: Free Republic | By: Hot Air | Saturday, August 23, 2014
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The ghost of Dred Scott haunts the streets of Ferguson, Missouri. Thousands have been protesting the police killing of Michael Brown, an unarmed African-American teenager in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson. He was due to start college just days after...
From: Free Republic | By: The Monterey Herald | Saturday, August 23, 2014
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Ali Muhammad Brown was already a suspect in the murder of three Seattle men when he shot 19-year-old Brendan Tevlin eight times at a West Orange traffic light in his home state of New Jersey in June.Brown is described as a devout Muslim man who killed...
From: Free Republic | By: Hotair | Saturday, August 23, 2014
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A stealth case moving through the Texas courts, athough yet to see a trial, addresses the issue of whether or not illegal alien students should continue to receive taxpayer funded grant monies for secondary education.The pivot point for the case, Lone...
From: Free Republic | By: Stop the Magnet | Saturday, August 23, 2014
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Opie and Spilka’s partner, James Roode, were on a walk around their neighborhood in Ontario, Canada, last August when Opie heard a squeak coming from the bushes. Opie led Roode to a newborn kitten pinned underneath a log, and the dog continued to cry...
From: Free Republic | By: ABC News | Saturday, August 23, 2014
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At least two protesters cornered Jesse Jackson at a McDonald’s in Ferguson, Mo., tearing into him for what they saw as a lack of leadership after Michael Brown’s death, according to video posted by Western Journalism. (Image via Western Journalism)...
From: Free Republic | By: TheBlaze.com | Saturday, August 23, 2014
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GLEN BURNIE, Md. (WJZ) — The Anne Arundel County Fraternal Order of Police is raising some eyebrows after making a substantial donation to the defense fund of Ferguson, Missouri officer Darren Wilson. Mike Hellgren explains why the union decided to...
From: Free Republic | By: WJZ-TV | Friday, August 22, 2014
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Crime: Attorney General Eric Holder's star witness in the allegedly racist police shooting of a black St. Louis teen is a hoodlum with a history of making false statements to police. Dorian Johnson, 22, the main source of the media's racist cop narrative,...
From: Free Republic | By: Investors.com | Friday, August 22, 2014
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The Silivrikapı Crypt dates back to the fourth century A.D. at the time of the eastern Roman Emperor Theodosius. To the left of the Silivrikapi Walls in Istanbul’s Fatih neighborhood, there lies a tomb from the fourth century A.D., which is now...
From: Free Republic | By: Hürriyet | Friday, August 22, 2014
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I told you this was coming. Now, Jerry Brown has decided to force two Catholic universities to cover abortion in their health insurance.From the San Francisco Chronicle story: Gov. Jerry Brown’s administration has reversed an earlier decision to allow...
From: Free Republic | By: Life News | Friday, August 22, 2014
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The Obama Administration’s war on religion continues unabated.From Catholic News Agency: Obama administration announces new HHS mandate rulesWashington D.C., Aug 22, 2014 / 10:33 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Department of Health and Human Services...
From: Free Republic | By: WDTPRS | Friday, August 22, 2014
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The law violated by the Obama administration when it secretly exchanged five Guantanamo terrorists for an Army solider captured by the Taliban after deserting his post is punishable by jail, suspension and removal of office, according to written White...
From: Free Republic | By: Judicial Watch | Friday, August 22, 2014
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In a wide-ranging interview with The Huffington Post's Howard Fineman, Glenn Beck took the opportunity to again blast conservatives critical of his decision to greet the recent wave of underage illegal immigrants with toys and hot meals. "I don't understand...
From: Free Republic | By: Breitbart | Friday, August 22, 2014
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According to the suit, Nizewitz signed on to the show before it had a name. She claims she was advised of the nudity, but was assured that all frontal and genital nudity would be blurred. During one brief moment, though, during a "wrestling takedown"...
From: Free Republic | By: MSN | Friday, August 22, 2014
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The Weekly Gardening Thread is a weekly gathering of folks that love soil, seeds and plants of all kinds. From complete newbies that are looking to start that first potted plant, to gardeners with some acreage, to Master Gardener level and beyond, we...
From: Free Republic | By: Free Republic | Friday, August 22, 2014
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The crowded stadium roars its approval -- “Allah is great!” -- as a man shoots a woman in a public execution. Militants destroy a historic religious shrine. Women and children face public abuse, private violence, and daily fear. Girls, denied access...
From: Free Republic | By: Townhall.com | Friday, August 22, 2014
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Dear FRiends, We are being rolled by the media, by the government and even by some of our own weak-sister representatives. FR stands firm for the constitution and for truth. Truth always shines through eventually. Keep the faith!! And now we need your...
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Bay Area billionaire Tom Steyer's blitz against candidates who are soft on climate change is underway in seven states, but some prominent fact-checking groups say he's emitting enough hot air to melt a few glaciers. Negative reviews from watchdogs like...
From: Free Republic | By: San Jose Mercury | Friday, August 22, 2014
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In a bit of dubious cherry-picking, a new Bloomberg article concludes that the Affordable Care Act is losing its effectiveness as a political issue for Republicans and is diminishing as a major issue. How do we know the end is near-ish? Well, so many...
From: Free Republic | By: Townhall.com | Friday, August 22, 2014
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After losing to Hobby Lobby at the Supreme Court in a case about whether certain businesses who object to paying for abortion-causing drugs for their employees must follow the HHS mandate, the Obama administration has revised the HHS mandate rules.The...
From: Free Republic | By: Life News | Friday, August 22, 2014
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WHEN PRESIDENT Obama announced in 2011 the withdrawal of all U.S. troops from Iraq, he was sanguine about that nation’s future. U.S. soldiers could be “proud of their success,” he said, and he was “confident” that Iraqis would “build a future...
From: Free Republic | By: Washington Post | Friday, August 22, 2014
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Researchers have carried out the biggest ever comparative study of stone tools dating to between 130,000 and 75,000 years ago found in the region between sub-Saharan Africa and Eurasia. They have discovered there are marked differences in the way stone...
From: Free Republic | By: Phys dot org | Friday, August 22, 2014
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Since I primarily work on fiscal policy, I normally look at the budgetary impact of entitlement programs. And the numbers are very grim.But I’m also an economist, so I periodically comment on how government intervention undermines the efficient...
From: Free Republic | By: Townhall.com | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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Supporters of President Obama’s health care law have been touting proposed insurance rates for 2015 — arguing that they aren’t as high as some of the dire warnings of the law’s critics.But it’s worth considering some additional context.Data...
From: Free Republic | By: Washington Examiner | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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The Obama administration says it had no choice but to release almost all of the 169 murderers it let go from immigration detention last year, saying court decisions gave officials no choice in the matter — but it’s promising a new system to better...
From: Free Republic | By: The Washington Times | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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Why do I think Democrat pro-abortion congressional candidate James Woods is slimy? Aside from the fact Woods retaliated against a pro-life letter writing campaign by mailing condoms back to pro-lifers, he introduced his condom strategy on Facebook with...
From: Free Republic | By: Jill Stanek | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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Congressional investigators say the Pentagon violated the law when it swapped five Taliban leaders for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was held prisoner in Afghanistan for five years. The nonpartisan Government Accountability Office says the Defense Department's...
From: Free Republic | By: AP ABC News | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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This month, a federal judge allowed North Carolina to put into effect new laws that would make it more difficult to vote. Most of the American public didn't notice. The Republicans pushing to restrict voting rights nationwide are betting on such inattention....
From: Free Republic | By: CNN | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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A group calling themselves "White Roses" created a video to inform non-Muslims about Islam. The name of this video is Three Things About Islam. White Roses is headquartered in Sweden. This first version is in English. The name "White Roses" is based...
From: Free Republic | By: YouTube.com | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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The Constitution lives. Even as the news is brutal — it instructs for those willing to pay attention. American journalist James Foley has been beheaded by ISIS. And an American teenager named Michael Brown was shot dead by a Ferguson, Missouri police...
From: Free Republic | By: The American Spectator | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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Violence following the recent fatal shooting of an unarmed robbery suspect in Ferguson, Missouri, has tragically followed a predictable script. On average, more than 6,000 African-Americans are killed by gun violence each year. That startling figure...
From: Free Republic | By: Townhall.com | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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Work by scientists at the Universities of Manchester and Auckland suggest that both major forms of diabetes, type 1 and type 2, are the result of the same mechanism. The findings, published in the FASEB Journal, provide compelling evidence that juvenile-onset...
From: Free Republic | By: BioscienceTechnology.com | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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RUSSIA HAS responded to new sanctions from the U.S. and the EU with a weird, self-defeating retaliatory measure: It is banning for a year a variety of food imports from the offending parties, among them salmon from Norway, apples from Poland, cheeses...
From: Free Republic | By: forbes.com | Wednesday, August 20, 2014
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Vice President Biden expressed confidence that the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria could be defeated without U.S. boots on the ground in Iraq, calling the militant group "far from invincible."  In a Washington Post op-ed published Friday, Biden described...
From: Free Republic | By: The Hill | Saturday, August 23, 2014
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A whopping 68 percent of Americans think there should be a law that prohibits kids 9 and under from playing at the park unsupervised, despite the fact that most of them no doubt grew up doing just that. What's more: 43 percent feel the same way about...
From: Free Republic | By: Reason.com | Saturday, August 23, 2014
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Egypt on Saturday called for an open-ended cease-fire in the Gaza Strip, urging Israel and Hamas to return to indirect talks after seven weeks of fighting punctuated by a number of failed truce attempts. The call from the foreign ministry came shortly...
From: Free Republic | By: Associated Press | Saturday, August 23, 2014
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Iraq's ethnic Kurds are longtime U.S. allies and have put up the toughest resistance to the Sunni extremists in the so-called Islamic State that has captured swaths or Iraq's north and west. They're getting help from U.S. air strikes, but also need heavier...
From: Free Republic | By: kqed / npr | Saturday, August 23, 2014
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Western intelligence agencies have been assisting the Syrian government of Bashar al Assad fight militants of Isis (now called the 'Islamic State'), by providing details on the location of militant leaders for targeted air strikes. The information was...
From: Free Republic | By: IBTimes Co., Ltd. | Saturday, August 23, 2014
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General McInerney was just on FoxNews and gave an ominous warning when pressed today. He stated that he had info that we are about to have another 9/11. He stated that next week something was coming (info, publication) that was going to blow things out...
From: Free Republic | By: Foxnews interview | Saturday, August 23, 2014
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Yemen's government offered on Saturday to resign within a month and to review an unpopular decision to cut fuel subsidies in an attempt to end protests by the Shi'ite Houthi movement, a government source told Reuters. Yemenis are unhappy about the government's...
From: Free Republic | By: news 24 | Saturday, August 23, 2014
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Gay bathhouses that once remained in the shadows to stay in business are now seeking attention to keep their doors open. Some are doing aggressive online advertising and community outreach. Others tout their upscale amenities like plush towels and marble...
From: Free Republic | By: Associated Press | Saturday, August 23, 2014
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The $16.65 billion settlement by Bank of America over financial-crisis-era mortgage securities "highlights a pattern of the government extorting the banks," Dick Kovacevich said on CNBC this week. Kovacevich is the former Wells Fargo chairman and CEO....
From: Free Republic | By: Creators Syndicate | Saturday, August 23, 2014
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Iran’s defense minister on Saturday said there was no need for U.N. nuclear inspectors to pay another visit to the Parchin military site, where the country is suspected of having tested components used in nuclear weapons. Gen. Hossein Dehghan was quoted...
From: Free Republic | By: Associated Press | Saturday, August 23, 2014
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Iraqi Islamic State terrorists released a video online Tuesday night, Aug. 19, purportedly showing the beheading of American photo-journalist James Wright Foley, 40, abducted in Syria 22 months ago, after threatening to punish the US and Britain for...
From: Free Republic | By: DEBKAfile | Saturday, August 23, 2014
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There are fears of a "possible massacre" in Iraq amid a UN warning about the situation in a town besieged by militants. The UN's Special Envoy to the country said immediate action was needed to protect the people of Amerli, which has been overwhelmed...
From: Free Republic | By: Sky News | Saturday, August 23, 2014
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