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Mexican Judge Orders Immediate Release of Jailed U.S. Marine Andrew Tahmooressi: Report

theblaze.com — A Mexican judge has ordered the immediate release of jailed U.S. Marine Andrew Tahmooressi, a family spokesman said, according to the Associated Press.
Oct 31, 2014

RT @TheBlazeNOW: MORE: After eight months behind bars, Mexican judge orders release of Sgt. Tahmooressi: theblaze.com/stories/2014/1… pic.twitter.com/SnrLUAFDoW

Oct 31, 2014

RT @TheBlazeNOW: MORE: After eight months behind bars, Mexican judge orders release of Sgt. Tahmooressi: theblaze.com/stories/2014/1… pic.twitter.com/SnrLUAFDoW

Oct 31, 2014

RT @TheBlazeNOW: MORE: After eight months behind bars, Mexican judge orders release of Sgt. Tahmooressi: theblaze.com/stories/2014/1… pic.twitter.com/SnrLUAFDoW

Oct 31, 2014

RT @TheBlazeNOW: MORE: After eight months behind bars, Mexican judge orders release of Sgt. Tahmooressi: theblaze.com/stories/2014/1… pic.twitter.com/SnrLUAFDoW

Oct 31, 2014

Mexican Judge Orders Immediate Release of Jailed U.S. Marine Andrew Tahmooressi: Report theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

3 Girls Trick-or-Treating Killed in Hit-and-Run While Walking at Southern California Intersection

theblaze.com — SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - Three teenage girls trick-or-treating in costume were hit and killed in a Halloween hit-and-run collision while walking at a Southern California intersection Friday night, authorities said. The girls were in a crosswalk near an elementary school in Santa Ana when the vehicle with two...

PHOTOS: Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi Arrives Back on American Soil

theblaze.com — Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi, the Marine who spent eight months behind bars in Mexico, arrived back in the U.S. Friday night after a Mexican judge ordered his immediate release - and several photographs captured him taking his first steps back on American soil. PHOTO (@RepEdRoyce): Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi is...
Nov 01, 2014

RT @stuntbrain: BEST NEWS OF THE DAY -- PHOTOS: Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi Arrives Back on American Soil theblaze.com/stories/2014/1… via @theblaze

The White House Is Handing Out Some Very Un-Michelle Obama Treats for Halloween

theblaze.com — A photo posted by Paul Rigney (@paulrigney) on Oct 10, 2014 at 12:37pm PDT From the White House, local schoolchildren coming to 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. for trick-or-treating will receive: * A box of White House Hershey Kisses * A bag of black licorice and orange tangerine jelly beans ...
Oct 31, 2014

The White House is handing out some very un-Michelle Obama treats for Halloween theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

Ax-Wielding Man Attacks D.C. Police Officer - This Jaw-Dropping Photo Shows Just How Close of a Call It Was

theblaze.com — An ax-wielding man reportedly attacked a police officer in Washington, D.C., as he sat in his police cruiser early Friday morning. The incident comes just one week after a Muslim man brutally attacked officers in New York City with a hatchet in what officials described as a "terrorist attack."...
Oct 31, 2014

RT @theblaze: Ax-wielding man attacks D.C. police officer - look how close a call it was: theblaze.com/stories/2014/1… pic.twitter.com/zPMbiDpjpb

Oct 31, 2014

LATEST: Ax-wielding man attacks D.C. police officer, stunning photo shows how close it was to being a tragedy theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

When You See His Gravity-Defying Completed Artwork, You’ll Likely Just Stare in Astonishment

theblaze.com — It's hard to imagine the art Michael Grab creates is real. Drawing on what must be an incredible measure of patience, Grab stacks rocks in various ways, forming art pieces that appear to defy the laws of physics. According to the statement posted to his Facebook page,...

EPA: Climate change can’t be stopped, prepare for wildfires, hurricanes, rising seas

theblaze.com — The Environmental Protection Agency released a grim report Friday that said it must start planning for the worst possible effects of climate change, and predicted a future world filled with rising sea levels, raging wildfires and more severe storms. All of these factors will combine to create droughts,...
Oct 31, 2014

RT @PeteKTheBlaze: IT'S OVER: EPA says climate change can't be stopped, get ready for the worst: bit.ly/1zmDW5L

Oct 31, 2014

IT'S OVER: EPA says climate change can't be stopped, get ready for the worst: bit.ly/1zmDW5L

DOJ Not Happy About ‘Irresponsible’ Report on State of Civil Rights Investigation Into Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson

theblaze.com — Investigators with the U.S. Department "have all but concluded" there is not sufficient evidence to bring civil rights charges against Ferguson officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown, The Washington Post reports. An anonymous source who was reportedly "briefed on the investigation" also confirmed...
Oct 31, 2014

Civil rights charges against Ferguson officer Darren Wilson unlikely: Report theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

Andrew Tahmooressi

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Oct 31, 2014

Tahmooressi is freed... the signs were pointing in that direction for the last few weeks: bit.ly/10GupIJ

What’s the Most Popular Halloween Treat in Your State?

theblaze.com — Captain Americas, Elsas, Supermans and Maleficents will pound the pavement across the country tonight, all hoping to net the biggest trick-or-treating candy haul. A new map from Sumo Coupon reveals the most popular Halloween treats in every state this year, using a not-so-scientific - but still interesting -...

Not Just for Thrills: The Real Meaning of ‘The Exorcist’

theblaze.com — William Peter Blatty in 1971 wrote "The Exorcist," a deeply unsettling theological thriller that later became an extremely lucrative -- and controversial -- Hollywood blockbuster. But unlike the movie, the book is about much, much more than Ouija boards, spinning heads and projectile vomit, Blatty said in an article exactly 40...
Oct 31, 2014

And for Halloween: Something I scribbled in 2011. "The Real Meaning of ‘The Exorcist’”: bit.ly/1vpx2pJ pic.twitter.com/dS7VJi9wcm

Obama Buys Press Silence for a Piece of Chocolate Cake

theblaze.com — President Barack Obama on Friday bought himself and the rest of the White House a day off from the usual round of questions from the press, and all it took was some chocolate cake. Onboard Air Force One, Obama said he wanted to give White House spokesman Josh...
Oct 31, 2014

White House buys press silence, and all it took was a piece of cake: bit.ly/10bcWHb

Obama administration launches multiagency Halloween safety blitz

theblaze.com — The Obama administration Friday made a multiagency push to make sure everyone enjoys Halloween as safely and effectively as possible. Government blogs often fill up with reams of holiday-themed advice, but Halloween in particular seems to put federal policy makers in the mood to make sure people are...
Oct 31, 2014

'Adults should walk sober': Obama administration launches multiagency Halloween safety blitz... bit.ly/1rHdN99

Virgin Galactic Reports ‘Serious Anomaly’ During Spaceship Test Flight, Status of Pilots Unknown

theblaze.com — MOJAVE, Calif. (AP) -- Virgin Galactic has reported an unspecified problem during a test flight of its SpaceShipTwo space tourism rocket. The company tweeted Friday morning that SpaceShipTwo was flying under rocket power and then tweeted that it had "experienced an in-flight anomaly." The tweet said more information...

On Deathbed, Former ‘Lockheed Martin Engineer’ With ‘Top Secret Clearance’ Opens Up About Aliens

theblaze.com — A man who claimed to be a former Lockheed Martin engineer said on his deathbed that aliens are real and have visited Earth, in a now-viral video posted to YouTube. Boyd Bushman, who claimed to be a Lockheed Martin and Texas Instruments engineer, died on August 7th at the...
Oct 31, 2014

Man claiming to be Boyd Bushman’s grandson (see: theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…) just emailed me.

Oct 31, 2014

On Deathbed, Former ‘Lockheed Martin Engineer’ With ‘Top Secret Clearance’ Opens Up About Aliens fb.me/3JnP4go6G

Oct 31, 2014

RT @thejimjams: On deathbed, former "Lockheed Martin engineer" with “top secret clearance” talks about aliens: theblaze.com/stories/2014/1… pic.twitter.com/4mXgAAWCQy

Oct 31, 2014

RT @theblaze: On deathbed, former "Lockheed Martin engineer" with “top secret clearance” talks about aliens: theblaze.com/stories/2014/1… pic.twitter.com/NZnzq5yD1I

Liberal Editor Calls Defiant Nurse a ‘Political Prisoner’ and I CAN’T EVEN

theblaze.com — Last night, I reached the end of the Internet. Or at least I assume I did, because I found the all-time worst tweet of the Ebola news cycle, and that's saying a lot. It was from Richard Kim, the executive editor of The Nation, a liberal magazine self-described...
Oct 31, 2014

Cupp: Liberal Editor Calls Defiant Nurse a 'Political Prisoner' and I CAN'T EVEN. @theblaze theblaze.com/contributions/…

Defense Department admits that former Guantanamo Bay prisoners are back fighting against the U.S. in Iraq, Syria

theblaze.com — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on Thursday acknowledged that some of the former prisoners the U.S. had been holding in detention facilities in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, have returned to the battlefield and are fighting against the United States in Iraq and Syria. Hagel was asked if he was worried...
Oct 31, 2014

Defense Dept admits that former Gitmo detainees are back fighting against the U.S. in Iraq, Syria: bit.ly/1E8xRdk

He Visited His Father’s Grave and Then Discovered Something on a Tree in His Yard That Left Him in ‘Awe’

theblaze.com — A Rhode Island man claims that there's an image of Jesus on a silver maple tree in his backyard - a supposed phenomenon he noticed after a recent visit to his deceased father's grave. Brian Quirk said he first noticed the 3-inch long image while doing yard work...
Oct 31, 2014

He said he was in "awe" after discovering this on a tree in his yard following a visit to his father's grave. theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

Dems Laying the Groundwork to Blame 2014 Losses on Race

theblaze.com — Just days before an election that will likely see Democratic losses in the House and Senate, some Democrats are already trying to blame that result on Republican attempts to restrict blacks from voting. It's an argument that many Democrats are likely to stoke over the next two years...