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DC Circuit showcases Second Amendment's second-class status by holding very old, non-violent felony eliminates right to keep arms

A few days ago at PrawfsBlawg, Gerard Magliocca touched off a debate over the reach and application of the Second Amendment via this post titled "The Bill of Rights Has First-Class and Coach Tickets."  His post riffs off a recent Third Circuit opinion upholding a New Jersey ammunition limit that prompted lengthy dissent by Judge Bibas.  And, as noted in this post from last year, Justice Thomas has lamented in a cert denial that the Second Amendment has become "constitutional orphan."  Long-time ...
Tags: Supreme Court, Law, New Jersey, Medina, Thomas, Whitaker, Third Circuit, Heller, DC Circuit, Douglas A Berman, Schrader, Jorge Medina, PrawfsBlawg Gerard Magliocca


5 Unmissable Things To Do In Luderitz, Namibia

A Bavarian-style city may not be what you expect to find in the southern part of Africa, but Luderitz, Namibia has plenty of surprises. Claudia shares five of the best things to do in this unique African destination.  All travellers would agree visiting Luderitz is one of the top things to do in Namibia. Located in the south of the country on one of the most inhospitable coasts of southern Africa, this small town of around 18000 people which was founded in 1883 and named after the person who ...
Tags: Travel, Africa, Atlantic, South Africa, Mauritius, Namibia, Medina, Atlantic Ocean, Windhoek, Cape Town South Africa, Air Namibia, Claudia, Europe Africa, Lüderitz, Luderitz Namibia, Rock Church


Ohio Hunters Harvest More Than 14,000 Deer During Muzzleloader Season

Ohio Hunters Harvest More Than 14,000 Deer During Muzzleloader Season COLUMBUS, OH – -(AmmoLand.com)- Hunters checked 14,182 white-tailed deer during Ohio’s muzzleloader season, Jan. 5-8, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). During last year’s muzzleloader season, 13,268 white-tailed deer were checked. Hunters still have opportunities to pursue deer this winter, as archery season remains open through Sunday, Feb. 3 2019. The ODNR Division of Wildlife remains committed...
Tags: Guns, Washington, America, Williams, Fairfield, Athens, Warren, Miami, Ohio, Knox, Jackson, Madison, Delaware, Ross, Montgomery, Hamilton


Woodland Hills street becomes chanting ground for LA teachers strike supporters

Dozens of students, parents and teachers took to the streets in Woodland Hills Friday to show their support for Los Angeles teachers who are expected to go on strike Monday. Daneh Gallo, a fifth-grade teacher from Welby Way Elementary School, in West Hills, said she was not concerned about a pay raise but rather about her class size. “I had kids who were on a suicide watch and kids who were depressed,” she said, adding that with social media “the essence of our jobs has changed, but the district...
Tags: News, Education, La, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Lausd, Local News, Kennedy, Medina, Violet, Ventura Blvd, Woodland Hills, San Fernando Valley, Julian, Los Angeles Daily News


See inside the secretive Seattle suburb that's home to Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates, where streets are lined with opulent waterfront mansions behind tall gates and security cameras

Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos announced Wednesday that he and his wife, MacKenzie Bezos, will be getting divorced. The Bezos family lives in the secluded Seattle suburb of Medina, Washington, which is home to numerous tech execs. In January 2018, Business Insider visited the neighborhood to see what a billionaire neighborhood really looks like. On Wednesday, Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos tweeted that he and his wife, MacKenzie, will get divorced.  The Bezos family, which is the riches...
Tags: Amazon, Microsoft, Trends, Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, Seattle, Medina, Bezos, MacKenzie, Lake Washington, Medina Beach Park, Seattle Microsoft, Medina Washington, MacKenzie Bezos, Evergreen Point Floating Bridge, Seattle Times Medina


Jeff Bezos and his family own at least 6 massive properties across the US. Here's a look at the homes, from a sprawling Seattle estate to a set of historic NYC condos

Jeff Bezos, the richest man in the world, announced on Wednesday that he and his wife MacKenzie are filing for divorce. He's the country's 28th largest landowner, according to a 2017 report. He owns property in Washington state, Beverly Hills, California, Texas, Washington, DC, and New York City. It's safe to say that Jeff Bezos, who announced today that he and wife MacKenzie are filing for divorce, has cash to burn. He's worth roughly $137 billion and owns 16% of the Amazon empire. So where...
Tags: Amazon, Microsoft, Washington, New York City, US, Trends, Bill Gates, Beverly Hills, Jeff Bezos, Seattle, Wall Street Journal, Medina, Jeff, Bezos, MacKenzie, Lake Washington


Morning Headlines: Canton Repeals Panhandling Ordinance, CVS Buys Medina-Based Pharmacy

Here are your morning headlines for Friday, January 8: Canton repeals panhandling ordinance; CVS buys Medina-based pharmacy; Akron Mayor Dan Horrigan releases plan for tax-increase funds; Cuyahoga County corrections officer accused of attacking inmate; U.S. Supreme Court rejects hearing for Akron man sentenced to death; Goodyear blimp inducted into College Hall of Fame; Canton repeals panhandling ordinance Canton City Council voted to repeal its panhandling ordinance Monday night. The Repository...
Tags: Aclu, Cvs, Medina, Akron, Cuyahoga County, U S Supreme Court, Canton, Goodyear, Youngstown, Dan Horrigan, Canton City Council, Twinsburg, College Hall of Fame, Canton Repeals Panhandling Ordinance CVS


Study: Important World Heritage Sites At Risk In Climate Change

The vast majority—47 of the World Heritage Sites studied—were found to be potentially threatened by coastal erosion or storm surges by the end of the century. Specifically, 37 of the sites were found to be at risk from a 100-year flood or storm surge, and 42 to be at risk from coastal erosion. Just two of the sites studied, Medina of Tunis and Xanthos-Letoon, were found not to be facing any risk from either of those two hazards by 2100. – Pacific Standard
Tags: Art, Issues, Medina, Tunis, 12.25.18, Xanthos Letoon


Servite’s Marcus Medina voted Southern California Boys Athlete of the Week

Southern California Boys Athlete of the Week: Marcus Medina Sport: Wrestling School: Servite Noteworthy: He was MVP of the Mann Classic tournament at Marina High. Medina, a freshman wrestling at 120 pounds, pinned all five of his opponents, including a pin of Marina’s Mike McCoy in the championship match as Servite won the team championship of the prestigious event. “He wrestled very smartly,” Servite coach Alan Clinton said of Medina. “He was very mat savvy. He did everything he was supposed to...
Tags: Uncategorized, Sports, Sport, Soccer, High School Sports, Medina, Arlington, Marina, Mike McCoy, Athlete of the Week, Marcus Medina, Andre Henry St Francis, Servite, Justin Rene, High School Wrestling, Southern California Boys Athlete of the Week


VOTE: Southern California Boys Athlete of the Week

Each week, publications from the The Southern California News Group’s 11 properties (including the Orange County Register, L.A. Daily News, Press-Enterprise, San Gabriel Valley Tribune, Long Beach Press-Telegram, The Daily Breeze, San Bernardino Sun, Daily Bulletin, Redlands Daily Facts, Whittier Daily News and Pasadena-Star News) nominate Athletes of the Week for their respective region. Each nominee is entered into the overall Southern California Athlete of the Week county-wide vote. Click on ...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, Nba, Cypress, Chatsworth, Hall, High School Sports, Medina, Lions, Henry, Los Altos, Arlington, Cabrillo, Marina, Panthers


State Leaders Prepare for Possible Vetoes, Overrides

The Ohio House and Senate are bracing themselves for a busier than usual week after Christmas. What is usually time spent away from the Statehouse could be used to override potential vetoes from the governor. Two abortion bans, a pro-gun bill, and a pay raise for elected officials are all on Gov. John Kasich’s desk. All are bills he’s hinted he’ll veto. But with supermajorities in both the House and Senate, leaders are preparing to come back after Christmas for possible overrides. Republican Sen...
Tags: Senate, House, Ohio, Donald Trump, Medina, General Assembly, John Kasich, Statehouse, Andy Chow, Ohio House, Kasich, Republican Senate, Larry Obhof, Obhof


Morning Headlines: Cuyahoga County Jail Protest Planned, Tent City Operator Proposes Boarding House

Here are your morning headlines for Tuesday, December 11: Activists to protest inhumane jail conditions; Two charged in planning attacks near Toledo; Homeless tent city operator proposes boarding house; MetroHealth expands to Medina; Akron approves $3.6M relocation grant for Babcock & Wilcox; Sarasota flights added at Hopkins; Kasich calls for revamp of education program; Goodyear to halt production in Venezuela; Youngstown fire kills 5 children; Cuyahoga County jail protest planned Community ac...
Tags: Venezuela, Medina, Toledo, Hopkins, Akron, Cuyahoga County, Kasich, MetroHealth, Sarasota, Goodyear, Youngstown, Babcock Wilcox, Cuyahoga County Council


Cowardice at Parkland Shooting: “Security” Recognized Shooter, Rifle Case

Cowardice at Parkland Shooting: “Security” Recognized Shooter, Rifle Case (video) U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Evidence of more incompetence and cowardice has been exposed from the Parkland school shooting. Seventeen students and staff were murdered on February 14, 2018, at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas School.  I will not name the murderer.You have probably read and remember the armed school resource officer, Deputy Scot Petterson, failed to confront the killer immediately. He did not run to the s...
Tags: Guns, Obama, Wikipedia, Department Of Defense, Mass Murder, Arizona, Miami, Cruz, Medina, Nra, Peterson, Andrew Pollack, Gun Rights News, Dean Weingarten, Gun Watch, University of Wisconsin Pistol Team


Mother allegedly killed by boyfriend in Reseda is identified

A 31-year-old mother who was found dead on Thanksgiving Day in an alleged case of domestic abuse in Reseda has been identified as Carolina Medina. Medina, of Reseda, went by the name Zindy Carolina Gonzalez, according to Sarah Ardalani of the Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner’s Office. While an autopsy was performed on Monday, a determination of her cause of death has been deferred pending further investigation. Medina’s boyfriend, 35-year-old Ricardo Sauz, was booked on ...
Tags: Crime, News, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Port Of Los Angeles, Homicide, Local News, Lapd, Medina, San Gabriel Mountains, San Fernando Valley, Aliso Viejo, Woolsey, Reseda, Hacienda Heights


Will L.A. City Councilman Jose Huizar return to work following FBI searches?

Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018, marks the first Los Angeles City Council meeting since an FBI search of Councilman Jose Huizar’s home and offices. (File photo by David Crane, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) By CRAIG CLOUGH | City News Service LOS ANGELES — Many eyes will be fixed on Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar’s seat when the City Council holds its regular meeting Tuesday following FBI searches of his home and offices. Huizar’s lawyer said last week that his client would be returning to work ...
Tags: Politics, News, La, Los Angeles, Sport, Fbi, Soccer, City Council, Local News, Eric Garcetti, Los Angeles City Council, Medina, Wesson, Los Angeles City, Alvarez, Garcetti


L.A. City Councilman Jose Huizar returns to work following FBI searches

Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018, marks the first Los Angeles City Council meeting since an FBI search of Councilman Jose Huizar’s home and offices. (File photo by David Crane, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) By CRAIG CLOUGH | City News Service LOS ANGELES — City Councilman Jose Huizar has taken his seat Tuesday at council meeting in downtown Los Angeles, marking his first appearance at a council meeting since the FBI searched his home and offices. Huizar’s lawyer said last week that his client would be re...
Tags: Politics, News, La, Los Angeles, Sport, Fbi, Soccer, City Council, Local News, Eric Garcetti, Los Angeles City Council, Medina, Wesson, Alvarez, Garcetti, Sherman Oaks


"Has Anyone Ever Cried Here?" Inside A 7-Hour Drag Queen Makeup Class

Four hours into an Intro to Drag Makeup class held in the basement of the Kryolan makeup store in Greenwich Village, 22-year-old Connor Martin reached his breaking point.He had been instructed to use a product called Pros-Aide, a sticky substance professional drag queens use to glue down their eyebrow hair so they can paint a more exaggerated brow on top, but it kept clumping. "I have oatmeal where my eyebrows were," Martin said, miserably. The class's teacher, professional makeup artist Derek ...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Instagram, Youtube, New York City, Manhattan, Lord, Cvs, Medina, Martin, Sally Bowles, Rupaul, Natasha, Greenwich Village, Ismail, Bethea


Funeral prayers for Jamal Khashoggi ring out in absentia

Thousands of mourners pay respects to journalist, whose body has still not been foundThousands of people across the world have gathered to pay their respects to Jamal Khashoggi, reciting funeral prayers in absentia because the journalist’s body has still not been found.Six weeks after his killing by agents from Riyadh at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, prayers for the writer rang out at the prophet’s mosque in the holy Saudi Arabian city of Medina on Friday morning. Continue reading...
Tags: Saudi Arabia, World news, Turkey, Middle East and North Africa, Istanbul, Medina, Riyadh, Jamal Khashoggi


LA Councilman Jose Huizar stripped of committee assignments after FBI search

City Councilman Jose Huizar was stripped of his committee assignments on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, in the wake of an FBI search of his home and offices. (File photo by David Crane, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) By CRAIG CLOUGH | City News Service LOS ANGELES — One week after the FBI searched his offices and home, Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar on Thursday was stripped of his committee assignments. The move was announced in letter sent by Council President Herb Wesson to the City Clerk’s...
Tags: Politics, News, La, Los Angeles, Sport, Fbi, Soccer, City Council, Council, Los Angeles City Council, Medina, City Hall, Wesson, Los Angeles City, Alvarez, Sherman Oaks


Man pleads guilty to armed robbery conspiracies

A second defendant has plead guilty to conspiracy to commit a series of armed robberies in Tulare and Kern Counties.According to court documents, Ulises Medina, 25, was a member of a conspiracy to commit a series of armed robberies of gas stations, convenience stores and liquor stores from May 19, 2016 to July 26, 2017. Medina and his conspirators committed at least seven armed robberies in Tulare and Kern Counties between May 2016 and January 2017.The next month, Medina and his associates trave...
Tags: California, Porterville, Nebraska, Local News, Medina, Joe, Neill, Tulare, Strathmore, Beltran, Westside, Javier Beltran, Ulises Medina


Morning Headlines: Arrests Made in 2016 Pike Co. Murders, Judge Sides with Gun Rights Group Over KSU

Here are your morning headlines for Wednesday, November 14: Arrests made for 2016 Pike Co. murders; Judge blocks Kent State from imposing fees on gun rights group; Ohio Libertarians may sue to keep ballot access; Medina police say hospital threat was hoax; Cuyahoga council approves $10M loan for Playhouse project; Friends launch fundraising campaign for slain Cleveland journalist; Weston to buy Akron CitiCenter building; Ohio House to vote on 'stand-your-ground' bill; Suspicious package found at...
Tags: Ohio, Cleveland, Medina, Akron, Ohio House, Kent State, Wagner, KSU, Weston, Cleveland Hopkins airport, Pike County, Pike Co, Rhoden, Cuyahoga council


Ohio Hospital on Lockdown After Reports of a Potential Active Shooter

Police in Medina say no shots have been fired
Tags: News, Uncategorized, Ohio, Medina, Ohio Hospital, Onetime


No Evidence of Threat After Reports of Active Shooter at Ohio Hospital

Police in Medina say they searched the hospital floor by floo
Tags: News, Uncategorized, Ohio, Medina, Ohio Hospital, Onetime


Police investigating report of woman with gun at hospital

MEDINA, Ohio (AP) — Police in Ohio say they are searching a hospital after receiving reports about a woman with a gun threatening people. Police in Medina (meh-DYE’-nuh) say no shots have been fired. The Cleveland Clinic says police were responding to a potential active shooter Tuesday afternoon at a medical office building near Medina […]
Tags: News, Ap, Ohio, Medina, Cleveland Clinic, Medina Ohio, Nation & World


Ohio hospital on lockdown after active shooter alert

MEDINA, Ohio (AP) — Police in Ohio say that a hospital and a medical office building are on lockdown and that they are investigating a report of an active shooter. A police dispatcher in Medina (meh-DYE’-nuh) says officials have not received any reports of injuries. Officers have responded to the Cleveland Clinic Medina Hospital, southwest […]
Tags: News, Ap, Ohio, Medina, Medina Ohio, Nation & World, Cleveland Clinic Medina Hospital


Jamal Khashoggi’s Sons Plead For His Body To Be Returned: ‘We Just Need to Make Sure He Rests in Peace’

"All what we want right now is to bury him in Al-Baqi [cemetery] in Medina with the rest of his family"
Tags: News, Saudi Arabia, Uncategorized, Medina, Onetime, Khashoggi, Al Baqi, Jamal Khashoggi


Jamal Khashoggi's Sons Plead For His Body To Be Returned: 'We Just Need to Make Sure He Rests in Peace'

"All what we want right now is to bury him in Al-Baqi [cemetery] in Medina with the rest of his family"
Tags: Science, Medina, Al Baqi, Jamal Khashoggi


Turkey Officials Say Saudi Investigators Scrubbed Evidence Of Khashoggi Killing

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Members of a team from Saudi Arabia sent to help Turkish authorities investigate the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi worked instead to remove evidence of the slaying, a senior Turkish official said Monday. The official confirmed a report in Turkey’s Sabah newspaper that an 11-member team of Saudi investigators that arrived in Turkey nine days after Khashoggi was killed to take part in a joint Turkish-Saudi probe included experts on chemistry and toxicology who were...
Tags: News, Washington Post, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Ap, Cnn, United States, Sabah, Istanbul, Medina, Tayyip Erdogan, Ankara Turkey, Anadolu Agency, Khashoggi, Al Baqi, Jamal Khashoggi


Saudi Arabia 'sent agents to cover up Jamal Khashoggi's murder' in Istanbul

Members of a Saudi team sent to Turkey to help investigate the murder of Jamal Khashoggi instead worked to cover up evidence of the Washington Post columnist’s death, Turkish officials said Monday. The officials alleged that senior Saudi leaders sent a chemist and a toxicologist to Istanbul with the task of cleaning the scene of the Saudi Arabian consulate before Turkish detectives could investigate.  "We believe that the two individuals came to Turkey for the sole purpose of covering up evidenc...
Tags: News, Washington Post, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Ap, Sabah, Istanbul, Mohammed, Medina, King Salman, Mohammed bin Salman, UN Human Rights Council, Saudi Press Agency, Khashoggi, Al Baqi, Jamal Khashoggi


On Haunted Homes: MALEVOLENT, TERRIFIED, and INFIDEL

On Haunted Homes: TERRIFIED, INFIDEL, and MALEVOLENT I love October. It’s a time of year when publishers put out their yearly measure of horror novels, and I’ve finally made peace with the end of summer and the days getting colder and darker, and it is socially acceptable–hell, even encouraged–to watch horror movies all day. So this month, I’ve been indulging–particularly in the haunting arena. One of my favorite archetypes in horror is the Haunted House. Certainly there are spots which inevit...
Tags: Books, Comics, Movies, Horror, Scotland, America, Netflix, Movie Reviews, Jackson, Medina, Jersey, Walter, Campbell, Angela, Aisha, David Gordon Green