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Who’s the Person Mentioned in the Potentially Embarrassing Note Dropped in a Senate Hallway?

theblaze.com — A Senate staffer dropped a damning note in the Senate Thursday that has Washington, D.C., buzzing about who wrote it, and who that staffer works for. "So she's just going to make a short statement about what BS this hearing is," the note reads. It was found by...

Senate Defies Obama, Passes Bill Approving Keystone Pipeline

theblaze.com — The Senate passed legislation Thursday to approve the Keystone XL pipeline, a vote that will result in President Barack Obama's first veto of legislation from the new Republican-led House and Senate. Senate Republicans called up the Keystone bill as the first piece of legislation in the new Senate,...

For First Time in Nearly 100 Years, Motion-Sensitive Cameras Caught This at Yosemite National Park

theblaze.com — Wildlife biologists in California announced Wednesday that motion-sensitive cameras had captured "one of the rarest mammals in North America": the rare Sierra Nevada red fox. In a statement, Yosemite National Park said that it was the first confirmed sighing in nearly 100 years. "We are thrilled to...
Jan 29, 2015

RT @theblaze: Motion-sensitive cameras capture “one of the rarest animals in North America” on camera: theblaze.com/stories/2015/0… pic.twitter.com/MzaOYjdT4e

Jan 29, 2015

RT @theblaze: Motion-sensitive cameras capture “one of the rarest animals in North America” on camera: theblaze.com/stories/2015/0… pic.twitter.com/MzaOYjdT4e

Video: Woman Hijacks Mic at ‘Texas Muslim Capitol Day’ Event, Decries ‘False Prophet Mohammad’

theblaze.com — The 11th annual Texas Muslim Capitol Day was interrupted on Thursday by an angry protester who grabbed the microphone and decried the "false prophet" Mohammad and the religion of Islam. "The false prophet Muhammad!" the woman is heard screaming. "Islam will never dominate the United States and by...
Jan 29, 2015

Woman interrupts Texas Muslim Capitol Day event, shouts about “false prophets,” the sodom below…all that good stuff. theblaze.com/stories/2015/0…

Jan 29, 2015

As a Texan, I'm disappointed & annoyed by this mental patient's outburst at "Texas Muslim Capitol Day": theblaze.com/stories/2015/0…

John McCain to Protesters Who Barged in on Senate Hearing: ‘Get Out of Here You Low-Life Scum’

theblaze.com — Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) on Thursday dealt with anti-war protesters in his Armed Services Committee by kicking them out, and calling them all "low-life scum" as police escorted them away. "Get out of here you low-life scum," McCain said, earning applause from others in the room. ...
Jan 29, 2015

"No, because they are that." John McCain says he has no regrets over calling demonstrators "low-life scum." bit.ly/1yEG7Ms

Jan 29, 2015

'You low-life scum': John McCain does not suffer protesters gladly... bit.ly/1yEG7Ms

State Dept. says it won’t punish Israel’s ambassador for setting up Netanyahu visit

theblaze.com — The State Department indicated Thursday that is was not considering any punishment for Israeli Ambassador Ron Dermer, after he helped arrange for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to address Congress without telling the White House. The New York Times reported Wednesday that Obama administration officials are still "angry" over...
Jan 29, 2015

RT @PeteKTheBlaze: State Dept. says it won't punish Israel's ambassador for Netanyahu visit: bit.ly/1Ci2izu

Jan 29, 2015

State Dept. says it won't punish Israel's ambassador for Netanyahu visit: bit.ly/1Ci2izu

It Was Just Your Average Hockey Game… Until Air Force Master Sergeant in Uniform Walked Onto the Ice

theblaze.com — The McKeen family was enjoying the Tampa Bay Lighting's game against the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday when they were hit with a huge surprise. While everyone was distracted with the set up of the "impossible goal," Master Sgt. Chris McKeen, a 20-year Air Force veteran, appeared out...

Rap Mogul Suge Knight Involved in Fatal Hit and Run: Report

theblaze.com — Rap mogul Suge Knight fatally hit a man with a vehicle Thursday after a fight broke out on the set of a movie shoot in Compton, a celebrity gossip website reported. Witnesses told TMZ that Knight attempted to flee the scene because he was in fear...
Jan 29, 2015

Reports: Rap mogul Suge Knight involved in fatal hit-and-run, will surrender to authorities: theblaze.com/stories/2015/0…

Texas Executes Man for Killing Woman Two Decades Ago While on Parole for Triple Slaying Years Earlier

theblaze.com — Story by the Associated Press; curated by Oliver Darcy. - HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - A Texas man convicted of killing a 38-year-old woman nearly two decades ago while he was on parole for a triple slaying years earlier was executed Thursday evening. HUNTSVILLE, Texas (@AP) -...
Jan 29, 2015

Same guy who while getting lethal injection complained, “Stings my arms, man!” theblaze.com/stories/2015/0… pic.twitter.com/nKXqaGqVkI

Jan 29, 2015

As drug took effect, man who killed woman by beating her w/hammer said, “Stings my arms, man!” theblaze.com/stories/2015/0… pic.twitter.com/n7D8tHvkCH

Customer Finds Something So ‘Inappropriate’ on Her Bill, Comcast Refunded Her Service for Two Years

theblaze.com — A couple who recently tried to cancel part of their Comcast service was stunned to find that the cable giant had changed their billing name to "A**hole Brown." "I am shocked," Lisa Brown told Christopher Elliot, the blogger who first reported the story.
Jan 29, 2015

Trying to cancel cable, Comcast calls customer "asshole" on bill. MT @Chris_1791 So 'Inappropriate' Comcast Refunds..bit.ly/15Kw1D4"

Jan 29, 2015

RT @oliverdarcy: After customer tried canceling service, Comcast changed billing name to “Asshole Brown”: theblaze.com/stories/2015/0… pic.twitter.com/AVFKuTKUCo

Jan 29, 2015

After customer tried canceling service, Comcast changed billing name to “Asshole Brown”: theblaze.com/stories/2015/0… pic.twitter.com/AVFKuTKUCo

Hollywood Actress Reveals That She Doesn’t Believe in God: ‘Structure, It’s All Imposed’

theblaze.com — Actress Julianne Moore revealed in a recent interview with the Hollywood Reporter that she doesn't believe in God and feels that - despite having some luck - she has "created [her] own life." Moore, 54, said that her mother's death back in 2009 led to her current theological...
Jan 29, 2015

Julianne Moore talking about her atheism makes me like her even more: theblaze.com/stories/2015/0…

2.1 Seconds. The Game Is Tied. That’s When Clay Todd Became His Team’s Hero.

theblaze.com — Quickly, count to two. Not much time is it? In basketball, however, it might as well be ages. Just ask the boys basketball team from Fort Hill High School in Cumberland, Maryland, who suffered a crushing defeat at the hands of the Southern High School Rams on a fluke...
Jan 29, 2015

RT @theblaze: With 2.1 seconds to go, the game was tied. That’s when Clay became his team’s hero: theblaze.com/stories/2015/0… pic.twitter.com/2pMF3lJmZ4

Pastor Was So Jaded By the Spiritual State of Churches That She Visited 47 Houses of Worship Looking for Answers - and Here’s What She Found

theblaze.com — After working in ministry for nearly two decades, Sharon Bollum said that she found herself somewhat jaded by the spiritual state of the Christian church, wondering whether American houses of worship were really having a viable enough impact on believers' lives. In fact, Bollum recently told TheBlaze that she...
Jan 29, 2015

Pastor was so jaded by spiritual state of churches that she visited 47 churches across America looking for answers. theblaze.com/stories/2015/0…

The Senate just advanced the Keystone pipeline bill and will pass it later today

theblaze.com — The Senate on Thursday took a major step toward passing legislation that would approve the long-stalled Keystone XL pipeline. After weeks of considering Republican and Democratic amendments to the bill, Republicans finally found enough Democrats to get over a procedural obstacle that required 60 votes. The Senate voted...
Jan 29, 2015

The Senate just advanced the Keystone bill and will pass it later today: bit.ly/1Dcyr8g

Feds Mobilize a Small Army to Help People With Obamacare Taxes

theblaze.com — The Obama administration has sought aid from major companies and interest groups in an effort to help people file their taxes this year, a process that has become more complicated for anyone who has signed up for an Obamacare health plan. Support staff includes major tax prepares like...

Days After His Wife of More Than 60-Years Died, Man Finds Note Tucked Inside Her Checkbook: ‘Wow’

theblaze.com — A Mississippi man discovered a heartfelt note left by his wife of more than 60-years after she passed away earlier this month. "Please don't cry because I died! Smile because I lived! Know that I'm in a happy place!" Billie Breland wrote to her husband Jimmy before passing...
Jan 29, 2015

RT @theblaze: “Meet again”: Days after his wife of more than 60 years died, man found this note from her: theblaze.com/stories/2015/0… pic.twitter.com/hGHCuwNU0E

Jan 29, 2015

“Meet again”: Days after his wife of more than 60 years died, man found this note from her: theblaze.com/stories/2015/0… pic.twitter.com/CYfo4Mw09X

At Least Two Dead, Dozens Injured in Gas Truck Explosion at Mexico City Maternity Hospital

theblaze.com — MEXICO CITY (AP) -- A powerful gas tank truck explosion shattered a maternity and children's hospital in Mexico City on Thursday, killing at least two people and injuring dozens. Mayor Miguel Angel Mancera told MVS radio that the body of a woman was found inside the hospital and...

What an NBC Journalist Told Joe Scarborough About Chris Kyle Left Him Stunned: ‘Wait, Wait’

theblaze.com — What NBC foreign correspondent Ayman Mohyeldin said on MSNBC Wednesday morning about slain Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle left host Joe Scarbrough stunned. According to Mohyeldin, Kyle may have been "racist" against Iraqis and went on "killing sprees." "When you juxtapose it with the real Chris Kyle and what...
Jan 29, 2015

"...racist tendencies towards Iraqis and Muslims...killing sprees in Iraq on assignment..." theblaze.com/stories/2015/0… pic.twitter.com/hh2HKUWNCu

Here’s what happens when other countries refuse to take back their criminal aliens. And here’s how the GOP wants to fix it.

theblaze.com — Rep. Ted Poe (R-Texas) proposed legislation this week that would block the issuance of U.S. visas to foreign diplomats if their home country doesn't agree to take back their own citizens who commit serious crimes in America. Under current U.S. law, aliens who commit crimes must be repatriated...
Jan 29, 2015

GOP wants to put pressure on countries to take back their criminal aliens: bit.ly/1JNkh1H