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El Paso lawyered up to try and collect $570,000 owed to the city by the Trump campaign from a rally 2 years ago

The half a million dollars the Trump campaign owes El Paso is for security and other expenses related to a rally held in 2019. Joe Raedle/Getty Images The El Paso city council voted on Monday to hire legal counsel to help collect the more than half a million dollars owed to the city by the Trump campaign from a rally almost two years ago, local station KTSM reported. The city reportedly spent about $470,000 on security and other expenses for the February 2019 rally. The additional debt is ...
Tags: Politics, Texas, Trends, Debt, Donald Trump, Charles Davis, Trump, El Paso, Tribune, National Guard, Texas Tribune, Trump Campaign, Campaign Rally, Dee Margo, KTSM, Kelsey Vlamis


National Guard unit home for holidays

This is the moment the 34th Expeditionary Combat Aviation Brigade of the National Guard comes home to Minnesota after a year-long deployment to Iraq.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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The National Guard has been deployed to El Paso to provide support with the morgue crisis

Members of the Texas National Guard were mobilized to El Paso County, Texas, to help with the morgue crisis as the state battles a surge in coronavirus cases and deaths.
Tags: Cnn, El Paso, National Guard, Texas National Guard, El Paso County Texas


Ted Cruz suggests he won't give up Thanksgiving plans as his home state of Texas sends in the National Guard to process dead bodies

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz tweeted Sunday. Ted Cruz/Twitter, Bill Clark/Pool via AP As Texas reels from surging coronavirus cases and deaths, Sen. Ted Cruz is focused on making sure his Thanksgiving holiday goes as planned. Cruz, whose home state is Texas, posted on Twitter an insensitive graphic depicting a turkey with the words "come and take it" below it, suggesting he has no intention of following the advice of health officials this coming holiday.  Dr. Anthony Fauci and other experts have wa...
Tags: Politics, Texas, News, Thanksgiving, Congress, Abc, Cdc, Senate, Trends, Ap, Cnn, United States, Ted Cruz, Ohio, Anthony Fauci, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention


National Guard providing support with morgue crisis in El Paso

Members of the Texas National Guard were mobilized to El Paso County, Texas, to help with the morgue crisis as the state battles a surge in coronavirus cases and deaths.
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Texas deployed its National Guard to help with overflowing morgues in El Paso as the coronavirus death toll rises

El Paso County detention inmates, Sheriff officers, and morgue staff move bodies to refrigerated trailers outside the Medical Examiner's Office, November 14, 2020. Texas is sending 36 of its National Guard personnel to El Paso to help process the bodies of dead coronavirus victims. El Paso's county morgue has been so overwhelmed that it is using refrigerated trailers and paying prison inmates to move the bodies. That's just one snapshot in a nationwide surge of coronavirus cases — th...
Tags: Texas, Science, News, Cbs News, Brown University, US, Trends, Deaths, El Paso, Greg Abbott, Afp, National Guard, El Paso County, Medical Examiner, El Paso Texas, Medical Examiner s Office


The National Guard has been deployed to El Paso to provide support with the morgue crisis

Members of the Texas National Guard were mobilized to El Paso County, Texas, to help with the morgue crisis as the state battles a surge...
Tags: El Paso, National Guard, Texas National Guard, El Paso County Texas


The Navy is offering bonuses up to $125,000 to keep SEAL officers in uniform

Members of US Navy SEAL Team 18 at the National Navy UDT-SEAL Museum in Fort Pierce, Florida November 12, 2011. REUTERS/Joe Skipper The Navy is offering big bonuses for eligible Navy SEAL and Special Warfare support officers who extend their contracts — up to $125,000, depending on a few criteria. Drawdowns in the Middle East means fewer combat operations, but the Navy, like other services, wants to keep its most experienced operators in uniform. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more ...
Tags: Navy, Navy Seals, America, Trends, Syria, Middle East, Army, US Navy, Seal, Navy SEAL, National Guard, U.S. Navy, Naval Academy, Afghanistan Iraq, Special Forces, OCS


History of Avalanche Forecasting & Mitigation in Utah

All photos generously provided by the Utah Department of Transportation. The stark sound of heavy artillery reverberating off the mountains often accompanies bigger storms here in Utah. For the uninitiated, the sound of warfare on the mountain can deliver quite a shock in the dark and silent hours of the morning. For the seasoned local, these sounds are a welcome alarm clock to a likely deep day ahead. In a sense, avalanche mitigation within and around Utah's ski areas is a never-ending batt...
Tags: Europe, Utah, Japan, Sport, United States, Skiing, Cardiff, Salt Lake City, North America, Alta, National Guard, Utah Department of Transportation, UDOT, Monty, U S Army, Wadsworth


Everything you want to know about Army Special Forces: How Green Berets are picked, trained, and armed

A US soldier assigned to 1st Battalion, 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne) free falls over a drop zone in Germany, March 17, 2015. US Army/VIS Jason Johnston US Army Special Forces, widely known as the "Green Berets," are one of America's most elite and capable special operations units. Green Berets have an illustrious history and are a key component in projecting US dominance and bringing the fight to the enemy. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. US Army Special Forces,...
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Biden expresses 'deep condolences' after 6 American troops killed in helicopter crash while Trump trashes Fox News

Ceremonial Guardsmen fold the American flag U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Isaiah Miller Six American troops, as well as two foreign military personnel, were killed when a helicopter assigned to an international peacekeeping force crashed off the coast of Egypt. President-elect Joe Biden issued a statement on Twitter extending "deep condolences to the loved ones of the peacekeepers." President Donald Trump, on the other hand, appears to have not yet said anything about the crash,...
Tags: Politics, News, Iraq, Defense, Israel, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Military, Egypt, Fox News, Chris Miller, Biden, Donald Trump, Defense Department, Sharm El Sheikh


Biden expresses 'deep condolences' after 5 American troops were killed in a helicopter crash while Trump trashes Fox News

Ceremonial Guardsmen fold the American flag U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Isaiah Miller Five American troops, as well as two foreign military personnel, were killed when a helicopter assigned to an international peacekeeping force crashed off the coast of Egypt. President-elect Joe Biden issued a statement on Twitter extending "deep condolences to the loved ones of the peacekeepers." President Donald Trump, on the other hand, appears to have not yet said anything about the crash...
Tags: Politics, News, Iraq, Defense, Israel, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Military, Egypt, Fox News, Chris Miller, Biden, Donald Trump, Defense Department, Sharm El Sheikh


'Trump's not that person': Marine veteran and Gold Star widow says a president should understand what it means to serve and sacrifice

Soldiers from the 3rd Infantry Regiment, also called the "Old Guard," place US flags in front of every grave site in Arlington National Cemetery. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Marine veteran and Gold Star widow Kait Wyatt, whose husband Derek was killed in combat, told Insider Wednesday that it is important that the commander-in-chief of the armed forces understand military service and sacrifice. She said that veterans "put their lives on the line and soak up the negativity that is in our ...
Tags: Politics, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Cnn, Afghanistan, Veterans, Arizona, Marine Corps, John Mccain, Donald Trump, Kamala Harris, Trump, Derek, Arlington National Cemetery, National Guard


America In Limbo Due to 2020 Election Fraud – Stand Strong! ~ VIDEO

America In Limbo Due to 2020 Election Fraud ~ Stand Strong, I Voted sticker on a SIG P365XL 9mm handgun. IMG Jim Grant USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- America – United We Stand – Divided We Fall. I’m sure you have all heard that statement a few times in your lifetime. Ask yourself- who benefits from a weak and fallen America? We are at war folks. Plain and simple. Civil War? – Yes World War? – Yes Bio-War? – Yes Cyber-War? – Yes Most definitely Silent-War? – Not anymore! However…this 2020 election ...
Tags: Facebook, Usa, Guns, Supreme Court, Americas, America, Michigan, Trump, Capitol, National Guard, Jim Grant, Senate Congress, Gun Rights News, Oath Keepers, AmmoLand News, 2020 Elections


March on DC, Stop the Steal, Defend the President, & Defeat the Deep State ~ VIDEO

Million MAGA March Saturday, November 14, 2020, 1301 Pennsylvania Ave, at 12pm. Washington, DC – -(AmmoLand.com)- President Trump is a fighter, but he needs us to stand with him and fight too! Oath Keepers and Patriots, duty calls! We must all march on Washington D.C. and directly back-up and defend President Trump as he fights against the ongoing coup that is attempting to steal the election. Start rolling toward DC now! Join in on: Million MAGA rally scheduled in Washington D.C. this Saturd...
Tags: Guns, Washington, White House, America, Pennsylvania, Gop, Hillary Clinton, United States, Washington Dc, Serbia, Va, Cia, Julian Assange, Ron Paul, Parliament, Federal Reserve


Trump fires Pentagon chief after election defeat

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump fired Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Monday, an unprecedented move by a president struggling to accept election defeat and angry at a Pentagon leader he believes wasn’t loyal enough. The decision, which could unsettle international allies and Pentagon leadership, injects another element of uncertainty to a rocky transition period as Joe Biden prepares to assume the presidency. Presidents who win reelection often replace Cabinet members, including the secretar...
Tags: Washington, Mexico, White House, Iraq, Defense, America, Sport, Joe Biden, Syria, Afghanistan, Soccer, Capitol Hill, Pentagon, Biden, Smith, Donald Trump


Texas poised to hit 1 million Covid-19 cases, the most in the nation

In other coronavirus news: Cuomo boosts National Guard at airports to enforce N.Y. quarantine, doomed Danish minks, and the NBA wants...
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Fourth night of protests in Portland as National Guard deployed

Two arrests were made after a gathering of more than 100 protestors was broken up
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More than a dozen arrested as protesters demand that votes be counted … or not

By MARTHA BELLISLE and ADAM GELLER | Associated Press Police arrested dozens of people in Seattle, Minneapolis and Portland, Oregon overnight during protests demanding a tally of all votes in the US election, and smaller groups backing President Donald Trump returned to tabulation sites in closely contested states to insist counting be halted. In Seattle, seven people were arrested. One person arrested for allegedly damaging property was taken to a hospital after “experiencing a medical episode,...
Tags: Florida, Politics, Elections, New York, News, Supreme Court, Minneapolis, Oregon, Boston, US, Sport, Joe Biden, Ap, Chicago, Soccer, Arizona


Election protests across the US: National Guard activated in Portland; Trump supporters gather in Phoenix, Las Vegas

More than 100 events are planned through Saturday as the country anxiously awaits election results. Here's a look at protests Wednesday.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, US, Portland, Usa Today, Trump, National Guard, Phoenix Las Vegas


Live Updates: National Guard activated after widespread violence in Portland, NYPD arrests about 50 protesters

The Oregon National Guard was activated in Portland, Ore., on Wednesday night in response to widespread violence in the city, authorities said.
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Riot declared in Portland as rioters smash windows

Gov. Kate Brown activated the use of the state National Guard to help local law enforcement manage the unrest, according to the sheriff's office.
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Oregon police face off with far-left protesters

Oregon police and National Guard troops in camouflage trucks pursued far-left protesters around the US city of Portland as a riot was declared late Wednesday, making at least 10 arrests.
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11 arrested in Portland riot, National Guard deployed

The unified police command declared a protest in downtown Portland a riot Wednesday night and the Oregon National Guard was activated,...
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Election 2020 protests: Donald Trump supporters gather in Phoenix, Las Vegas; National Guard activated in Portland; 4 arrested in Denver

More than 100 events are planned on Wednesday and beyond if President Donald Trump refuses to accept election results or prematurely declares victory.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Portland, Usa Today, Donald Trump, Denver, National Guard, Phoenix Las Vegas


Election 2020 protests: National Guard activated in Portland; Donald Trump supporters gather in Las Vegas; Minneapolis police make arrests

More than 100 events are planned on Wednesday and beyond if President Donald Trump refuses to accept election results or prematurely declares victory.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Minneapolis, Portland, Las Vegas, Usa Today, Donald Trump, National Guard


Trump backers converge on vote centers in Michigan, Arizona

By MIKE HOUSEHOLDER and TIM SULLIVAN Dozens of angry supporters of President Donald Trump converged on vote-counting centers in Detroit and Phoenix as the returns went against him Wednesday in the two key states, while thousands of anti-Trump protesters demanding a complete tally of the ballots in the still-undecided election took to the streets in cities across the U.S. “Stop the count!” the Trump supporters chanted in Detroit. “Stop the Steal,” they chanted in Phoenix. The protests came as the...
Tags: Politics, Elections, New York, News, Washington, New York City, Sport, Joe Biden, Chicago, Soccer, Gop, Arizona, Portland, San Diego, Manhattan, Fox News


Election 2020 protests: National Guard activated in Portland; arrests made in Minneapolis

More than 100 events are planned on Wednesday and beyond if President Donald Trump refuses to accept election results or prematurely declares victory.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Minneapolis, Portland, Usa Today, Donald Trump, National Guard


Portland riot declared, windows smashed; National Guard activated

A riot was declared Wednesday evening and the Oregon National Guard has been activated in response to demonstrators smashing windows in...
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National Guard called into Portland amid 'widespread violence' after election

The Oregon National Guard was called into the city of Portland after protests in the city turned violent Wednesday night, police said....
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