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The Strange Saga Of A Militia Leader Arrested For Extorting His Own Members

The leader of a right-wing militia known as the Stevens County Assembly will soon travel from West Virginia to Washington State — in law enforcement custody, accused of posing as a member of a Mexican drug cartel and extorting his fellow militiamen, according to a colorful set of court documents obtained by TPM. The Bluefield, West Virginia Daily Telegraph reported Thursday that James Russell Bolton Jr. waived his right to an extradition hearing earlier in the day, after being arrested Monday...
Tags: News, Washington, US, America, West Virginia, United States, Militia, Kim, Republic, Bolton, Washington State, Princeton, Daily Telegraph, Spokane, Donnelly, Spokesman Review


RHI cuts 'significant risk to NI poultry producers'

MPs are told there is a huge disparity between RHI payment rates in Britain, the Republic and Northern Ireland.
Tags: News, Britain, Republic, RHI


N Ireland U18 Schoolboys beat Republic 3-1 to clinch Centenary Shield

Northern Ireland Under-18 Schoolboys win the Centenary Shield with a 3-1 defeat of the Republic of Ireland in Belfast.
Tags: News, Ireland, Republic Of Ireland, Northern Ireland, Republic, Centenary Shield


Tesco’s Irish sales up 1.3% annually after declines in second half - Irish Times

Tesco’s Irish sales up 1.3% annually after declines in second half   Irish Times Tesco's sales in the Republic grew 1.3 per cent to €2.68 billion last year. The like-for-like full-year performance, excluding VAT and fuel, came after a 0.4 per cent ...
Tags: Shopping, Tesco, Republic, Irish Times, Irish Times Tesco


Podcast #496: What Plato’s Republic Has to Say About Being a Man

Plato’s Republic is a seminal treatise in Western political philosophy and thought. It hits on ideas that we’re still grappling with in our own time, including the nature of justice and what the ideal political system looks like. But my guest today argues that The Republic also has a lot to say about manliness, character development, and education in our current climate of safe spaces and trigger warnings.  His name is Jacob Howland. He’s a professor of philosophy at the University of Tulsa a...
Tags: Podcast, Life, Republic, Tolkien, Aristotle, Plato, Jacob, Socrates, Ancient Greece, Howland, University of Tulsa, Karl Popper, Plato 's Republic, Glaucon, Jacob Howland He, Plato Socrates Xenophon


Macron’s pro-EU party kicks off European Parliament campaign

PARIS (AP) — With Brexit looming and nationalism rising, French President Emmanuel Macron’s pro-EU party is launching its campaign for the European Parliament elections. The centrist Republic on the Move party and allies are holding a rally Saturday in the Paris suburb of Aubervilliers. The grouping calls itself Renaissance. Polls suggest Renaissance will be among […]
Tags: News, Eu, Ap, Nation, Paris, Renaissance, Republic, European Parliament, Emmanuel Macron, Macron


Cyprus: Private Wealth 2019 - Michael Kyprianou & Co LLC

Before examining the tax regimes that apply to individual clients in Cyprus, it is important to draw a distinction between residents and non-residents in Cyprus, as well as between persons who are domiciled in the Republic and those who are not.
Tags: News, Cyprus, Republic, Co LLC, Michael Kyprianou


Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall become first royals to visit in Cuba in 60 years

They have already been accused of playing into the Communist regime’s propaganda machine with their royal visit to Cuba. Now there is a chance Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall may come face to face with Fidel Castro's brother Raúl after royal aides refused to rule out a surprise appearance by the revolutionary during their controversial tour of the socialist state. Although there are no official plans for the royal couple to meet Castro, who is First Secretary of Cuba’s Communist P...
Tags: Twitter, UK, News, Obama, White House, US, Eu, Britain, Grenada, Prince Charles, Cornwall, Jeremy Hunt, Venezuela, Charles, Republic, Nicaragua


Prayers and a cup of tea as Britain approaches Brexit deadline

Churches across Britain and Ireland are preparing for next week’s Brexit deadline, whether it is met by a deal, no deal, or a delay, by offering prayers for the nation and the region. The Church of England is also encouraging community conversation over a cup of tea. The Anglican Communion News Service reports: Churches are being encouraged to host “informal café-style meetings” over the weekend of 30 March “to bring together people of all standpoints and encourage open discussion.” The Archbish...
Tags: UK, England, Wales, Scotland, Church, Religion, Eu, European Union, John Sentamu, Britain, Ireland, Republic Of Ireland, Northern Ireland, Justin Welby, Republic, Canterbury


First UFC Gym Singapore opens at CityLink Mall

The first fitness gym in Singapore carrying the famous Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) brand was officially opened on Friday evening (16 March) at the CityLink Mall, with the franchise planning to expand to 15 gyms in the Republic in the next 10 years.
Tags: News, Singapore, Republic, CityLink Mall


Euro 2020 qualifiers: Jack Byrne drafted into Republic squad

Shamrock Rovers midfielder Jack Byrne replaces the injured Callum O'Dowda in the Republic of Ireland squad for their opening Euro 2020 qualifiers.
Tags: Football, Republic Of Ireland, Republic, Shamrock Rovers, Jack Byrne, Callum O Dowda


Step-by-step preview of the lightsaber-building experience coming to Disneyland’s Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

Padawan learners strong with the Force will be able to build their own lightsabers using scavenged parts from fallen Jedi temples inside a covert workshop hidden from the watchful eye of the First Order when the new Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge opens at Disneyland. The build-your-own lightsaber experience will take place in Savi’s Workshop — Handbuilt Lightsabers when the 14-acre land debuts May 31 at the Anaheim theme park. The new Galaxy’s Edge themed land will be set in the Black Spire Outpost on...
Tags: Florida, California, Disney, America, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Harry Potter, Universal, Beatty, Republic, Amusement Parks, Disneyland, Peta, Orlando, Southern California


Washington State Governor & Presidential Candidate Threatens Gun Dealers

Opinion Washington State Governor & Presidential Candidate Threatens Gun Dealers U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Washington State Governor and Presidential hopeful Jay Inslee are sending threatening letters to gun dealers across the state. The Evergreen State recently passed some of the strongest gun control measures in the United States. This new law is known as Initiative 1639. It is so extreme that a lot of Washington State sheriffs and police chiefs are refusing to enforce it because of their o...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Washington, United States, John, Republic, Washington State, Nra, Inslee, Northern Virginia, Jay Inslee, Bob Ferguson, Washington State Patrol, ATF, Supreme Courts, NICS


Radicalised former Irish soldier detained in Syrian camp - report

Woman now in late-30s left Ireland a few years ago after serving in Irish Defence ForcesA former member of the Irish Defence Forces who converted to radical Islam has been detained in Syria, according to reports in Irish newspapers.The woman is thought to be from the north-east of the Republic and left the country several years ago. The Irish Times reports that she is believed to be in her late 30s, and left the forces in 2011, having served in an infantry unit and the country’s air corps. Conti...
Tags: Islamic State, UK News, Syria, Ireland, Republic, The Irish Times, Irish Defence Forces


Say Goodby To Your Guns, As Gun Laws Continue to Pile On

Opinion Say Goodby To Your Guns, As Gun Laws Pile On Ft Collins, CO –-(Ammoland.com)- “The ‘Illusion of Safety’ has always been a problem in…” ~ American Army Officer in Syria. When Democrats (Marxists) seize power, kiss your guns au revoir. In Illinois, Democrats have now seized political power, and they’re wasting no time. Americans who wants to purchase a gun in IL would now be required to turn-over all social-media records for “examination.” When examiners don’t like something (always un...
Tags: Guns, Syria, Venezuela, Disarmament, Republic, Illinois, NICS, Planet Earth, John Farnam, Illinois Democrats, Gun Rights News, Defense Training International, Farnam, Collins CO AmmoLand, Defense Training International Inc, American Army


Republic's UK licence holders must switch before Brexit

Drivers from Northern Ireland travelling in the Republic will not be impacted by the move.
Tags: UK, News, Northern Ireland, Republic


Almost 100 Jewish graves desecrated hours before French march against 'unprecedented' anti-Semitism surge

President Emmanuel Macron has promised to punish vandals who daubed swastikas on almost 100 graves at a Jewish cemetery in eastern France just hours before nationwide rallies to denounce an “unprecedented” wave of anti-Semitic acts. "We shall act, we shall pass laws, we shall punish," Mr Macron told Jewish leaders while inspecting the 96 tombstones daubed with blue and yellow swastikas in the village of Quatzenheim, near the Alsatian city of Strasbourg. His words came before almost all of France...
Tags: Europe, News, France, Germany, Nazis, Israel, Paris, Strasbourg, Benjamin Netanyahu, Republic, Jewish, Toulouse, Emmanuel Macron, National Assembly, Macron, Eric FEFERBERG


Myth: Benevolent Government & Societal Perfection

Opinion To put it simply, I like my America sloppy, disorganized, unpredictable, with no guarantees,,, that is real freedom! New York – -(AmmoLand.com)- Ultimately, each individual must depend on him or herself for sustenance and for providing for one's needs, wants, and desires, and happiness. That is as it should be. This requires less Government control over the citizenry–as little control as possible–not more control over the citizenry. Government, whatever its configuration is not benig...
Tags: New York, Guns, Congress, America, Party, Republic, Wall Street Journal, Trump, Democratic Party, Voltaire, Isaiah, Marky, Democratic Society, Gun Rights News, Barton Swaim, Arbalest Quarrel


Cross-border interconnector: Dublin court gives go-ahead

The decision means planning permission has been granted in the Republic but not in Northern Ireland.
Tags: News, Dublin, Republic


Tolerating Republican Betrayals on Guns Only Encourages More Turncoats

What incentive does voting for “Republicans” supporting this give the GOP to offer better candidates? U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- “[T]here is a push to pass an ‘assault weapons’ ban via a ballot initiative to amend the State Constitution,” a Monday Florida Shooters Network report warns. “This is being spearheaded by Ban Assault Weapons NOW (BAWN), a bipartisan group of gun-grabbers made up of Republican and Democrat authoritarians that want to see Floridians disarmed.” “BAWN has partnered with ...
Tags: Facebook, Florida, Guns, Republicans, Senate, Bloomberg, Gop, House, The Atlantic, Resistance, Republic, Republican National Committee, Hoffman, Rick Scott, David Codrea, Lee Atwater


Collectivism Versus Individualism: One Of These Doctrines Are at Odds With America

Opinion Collectivism Versus Individualism: One Of These Doctrines Are at Odds With America New York – -(AmmoLand.com)- The Arbalest Quarrel discusses at length, on our weblog, the principles grounding two incompatible philosophical systems. See, “The Modern Civil War: Collectivism vs. Individualism,” posted in October 2018. The framers of the U.S. Constitution, the founders of our free Republic, structured a Nation on the principles of Individualism, not those of Collectivism. The Radical Le...
Tags: Guns, Congress, California, America, United States, House Of Representatives, Republic, Habeas Corpus, Bernie Sanders, Election 2020, Democratic Party, Joseph Biden, Cory Booker, Judeo Christian, Electoral College, George III


Collectivism Versus Individualism: One Of These Doctrines Are Odds With America

Opinion Collectivism Versus Individualism: One Of These Doctrines Are Odds With America New York – -(AmmoLand.com)- The Arbalest Quarrel discusses at length, on our weblog, the principles grounding two incompatible philosophical systems. See, “The Modern Civil War: Collectivism vs. Individualism,” posted in October 2018. The framers of the U.S. Constitution, the founders of our free Republic, structured a Nation on the principles of Individualism, not those of Collectivism. The Radical Left,...
Tags: Guns, Congress, California, America, United States, House Of Representatives, Republic, Habeas Corpus, Bernie Sanders, Election 2020, Democratic Party, Joseph Biden, Cory Booker, Judeo Christian, Electoral College, George III


Giorgione's Painting "La Vecchia" Gets a Facelift Before Traveling from Venice to the USA

Before & After restoration: Giorgione, La Vecchia (particular) © Gallerie dell'Accademia, Venezia (Venice, Italy) The portrait that the mysterious Venetian artist Giorgione painted of his mother, La Vecchia (The Old Woman), around 1508-1510 is heading to the States after a fresh nip and tuck.On Thursday evening, February 7, we had the opportunity to see La Vecchia in her new splendor before she takes center stage at the Cincinnati Art Museum in Ohio from February 15 to May 5. After ...
Tags: Travel, Usa, New York City, US, United States, Ohio, Venice, States, Republic, Genoa, Cincinnati, Cincinnati Art Museum, Hartford, Hartford Connecticut, La Vecchia, Leonardo da Vinci


Giorgione's "La Vecchia" Gets a Facelift Before Traveling from Venice to the USA

Before & After restoration: Giorgione, La Vecchia (particular) © Gallerie dell'Accademia, Venezia (Venice, Italy) The portrait that the mysterious Giorgione painted of his mother, La Vecchia (The Old Woman), around 1508-1510 is heading to the States after a fresh nip and tuck. On Thursday evening, February 7, we had the opportunity to see her in her new splendor before she takes center stage at the Cincinnati Art Museum in Ohio from February 15 to May 5. After that she is going on t...
Tags: Travel, Usa, New York City, US, United States, Ohio, Venice, States, Republic, Genoa, Cincinnati, Cincinnati Art Museum, Hartford, Hartford Connecticut, La Vecchia, Gabriele


Irish nurses go on 24-hour strike over pay dispute

More than 35,000 nurses go on strike across the Republic in a dispute over pay and staff shortages.
Tags: News, Republic


Singapore releases AI guidelines

Singapore has released a framework on how artificial intelligence (AI) can be ethically and responsibly used, which businesses in the Republic and elsewhere can adopt as they grapple with issues that have emerged with new technology. As per Singapore’s Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA), two principles underpin Singapore’s model framework. One is that decisions made by or with the help of AI are explainable, transparent and fair to consumers. The second is that AI solutions are human-c...
Tags: Business, Singapore, Artificial Intelligence, Republic, Infocomm Media Development Authority


Scotus to consider nyc gun case

It seems that the NRA and other NY gun rights groups are pushing back on concealed carry in NYC. SCOTUS will be hearing the case in October. It would be great if RBG has retired by then an replaced with a Pro Constitution Justice. Great way to push back . Hope it catches fire across the Republic. https://www.newsmax.com/newsfront/su.../22/id/899246/
Tags: Weapon, Republic, General Discussion, Nra, RBG, NYC SCOTUS


What the F*&@ Happened to All These Airlines?

I haven’t done an Ask Cranky post in awhile, and this one seemed like fun. Hi Brett,I was looking through the archive of “Who the F” articles you’ve written through the years, and I think it would be cool to see a follow up on each of the 19 airlines you’ve covered. Some have taken off and become extremely successful like Allegiant, and some are PeoplExpress. I’d love to read a where-are-they-now? Thanks! Great idea. I have looked at all the airlines in the Who the F*[email protected] serie...
Tags: Travel, Florida, New York, Texas, California, Boston, Time, US, Chicago, Atlantic, New Orleans, Las Vegas, Newark, Republic, Seattle, Lion


Facebook to expand Ireland operations with 1,000 staff

Facebook will expand its presence in Ireland with an additional 1,000 staff over 2019, the firm announced Monday, bolstering the tech giant's largest base outside of its California headquarters. Facebook currently employs 4,000 across the Republic and the capital Dublin where the company has established its international base. "We're going to be hiring an additional thousand people in Ireland in the next year alone," said chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg.
Tags: Facebook, News, California, Ireland, Dublin, Republic


Jimmy Dunne: Defender remains focused on playing for Republic ahead of Northern Ireland

Defender Jimmy Dunne says he is not considering changing his international allegiance from the Republic of Ireland to Northern Ireland.
Tags: News, Republic Of Ireland, Northern Ireland, Republic, Jimmy Dunne