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Judge Andrew Napolitano: Can government punish twice for the same crime?

By Fox News | June 20, 2019
[Original Post] “…nor shall any person be subject for the same offense to be twice put in jeopardy of life or limb…” –Fifth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution The government in America is out of control. Last week, this column discussed the unconstitutional efforts of federal prosecutors in Chicago to punish an American citizen for […]

Ailing ‘Jeopardy!’ host Alex Trebek gets standing ovation at NHL Awards show

By Fox News | June 20, 2019
[Original Post] “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek received a standing ovation Wednesday night during his appearance at the NHL Awards show in Las Vegas. Trebek, 78, was there to present the Hart Trophy for the league’s most valuable player. It marked one of the Ontario native’s first public appearances since announcing his battle with pancreatic cancer. […]

Bank of Japan holds fire on policy, joins Fed in warning of mounting global risks

By Reuters News Agency | June 20, 2019
[Original Post] TOKYO (Reuters) – The Bank of Japan kept monetary policy steady on Thursday, preferring to save its dwindling ammunition as a darkening global growth outlook prompts other major central banks to drop hints of additional stimulus. FILE PHOTO: A security guard walks past in front of the Bank of Japan headquarters in Tokyo, […]

China's Xi arrives in North Korea with senior economic official in tow

By Reuters News Agency | June 20, 2019
[Original Post] BEIJING (Reuters) – Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in Pyongyang on Thursday accompanied by a clutch of senior officials, including the head of the state economic planner, as Beijing looks to bolster North Korea and perhaps jumpstart stalled talks with Washington. Chinese President Xi Jinping is seen on a screen while delivering a […]

German man accused of killing new bride in 48-hour BDSM session

By Fox News | June 20, 2019
[Original Post] ‘Til bondage do us part. A German man faces manslaughter charges for killing his new bride while engaging in marathon BDSM sex on their honeymoon, the Daily Mail reported. Ralph Jankus, 52, was on trial Wednesday in Krefeld, Germany, for the death of his 49-year-old wife, Christel, days after they tied the knot. […]

Costs, delays mount for Boeing's NASA launch system, audit finds

By Reuters News Agency | June 19, 2019
[Original Post] (Reuters) – NASA’s flagship space launch system being built by Boeing is taking years longer than expected with cost overruns of nearly $2 billion, an audit found on Wednesday, raising questions about meeting a goal of returning humans to the moon by 2024. FILE PHOTO: The Boeing logo is pictured at the Latin […]

Sacramento cop shot by gunman in possible ambush: report

By Fox News | June 19, 2019
[Original Post] A police officer in Sacramento, Calif., was badly injured in a shooting Wednesday evening while responding to a domestic violence call and local reports indicate she was the victim of an ambush. The scene in the north Sacramento community is tense and fluid. Police were swarming backyards in search of a suspect and […]

Sacramento police officer badly wounded in shooting

By Fox News | June 19, 2019
[Original Post] SACRAMENTO, Calif. – A Sacramento police officer was badly wounded Wednesday by a rifleman who also fired at officers trying to rescue her, it was reported. The officer was responding to a report of shots fired in a north Sacramento neighborhood when she was hit, KTXL-TV reported. Warren said the incident began as […]

AOC's 'concentration camps' rhetoric is 'demoralizing' agents, acting ICE chief says

By Fox News | June 19, 2019
[Original Post] Recent remarks by U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., comparing U.S. detention facilities for migrants to “concentration camps” are hurting the agents who care for the children at the border, the acting ICE director claimed. Agents for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement often donate from their own homes to provide food, toys and other comforts […]

Jason Nichols: Slavery reparations deserve serious study – Congress should act because justice demands it

By Fox News | June 19, 2019
[Original Post] Republicans expressed outrage Wednesday –  a holiday known as Juneteenth that celebrates the abolition of slavery – about a reasonable proposal by House Democrats to create a commission to study some form of compensation for the descendants of Africans who were enslaved. The disgraceful failure of the U.S. government to at least examine […]

Alan Dershowitz: Trump 'perfectly entitled to invoke executive privilege'

By Fox News | June 19, 2019
[Original Post] President Trump is within his rights to invoke executive privilege, including when it comes to former White House communications director Hope Hicks, according to Alan Dershowitz. Congressional lawmakers often claim presidents are not “above the law” in many of these cases, but Congress itself is also not “above the law,” Dershowitz told host […]

Christchurch attack: New Zealand launches gun buy-back scheme

By British Broadcasting Corporation | June 19, 2019
[Original Post] New Zealand has launched a gun buy-back scheme in the wake of the deadly Christchurch mosque shootings. More than $208m New Zealand dollars (£108m, $136m), have been set aside to compensate owners of semi-automatic weapons which were banned following the attacks. The ban was agreed by parliament in April, weeks after the shootings. […]

Chris Dawson: Podcast-highlighted suspect pleads not guilty to murder

By British Broadcasting Corporation | June 19, 2019
[Original Post] An Australian man accused of killing his wife in a case that has been the subject of a popular crime podcast has pleaded not guilty to her murder. Chris Dawson, 70, has been on bail since he was arrested in December over Lynette Dawson’s 1982 disappearance. He has consistently denied killing Mrs Dawson, […]

Hannity to CNN boss: 'You should be ashamed of yourself' for letting Don Lemon make Hitler comparison

By Fox News | June 19, 2019
[Original Post] Fox News’ Sean Hannity unloaded on the mainstream media Wednesday night for their coverage of President Trump’s Florida campaign rally warning them that they are underestimating the concerns of the president’s supporters. “The Americans who showed up last night in flip-flops and cargo shorts, they will be the people who choose the next […]

Suspect charged with punching Walmart greeter, 72, knocking him out: reports

By Fox News | June 19, 2019
[Original Post] A 72-year-old greeter at a Walmart store in Texas says he was punched in the face and knocked unconscious – just for doing his job. It happened last Friday at a Walmart location in Cypress, northwest of Houston, according to KTRK-TV. The greeter, Mohinder Randhawa, told the station he just wanted to check […]

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