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Ron Paul blasts Obama for killing Americans

Ron Paul blasts Obama for killing Americans

Presidential hopeful Ron Paul has publically attacked the Obama administration’s abolishment of due process in a new editorial, calling the move a turning point in American history. Responding to Attorney General Eric Holder’s recent justification for the extrajudicial killings of three American citizens on foreign soil, Republican Party candidate Ron Paul has penned a scathing […]

Salute to our Heroes

Salute to our Heroes

The BNP Paribas Tennis Tournaments held its annual Salute to our Heroes on Friday, March 9th on the main court at Indian Wells Tennis Gardens. The event is to acknowledge our troops, past and present. Local Mayor, Tennis leaders and members of our police and firefighters were honored. The Palm Springs High School Band marched […]

Pro-Gaddafi forces capture Bani Walid, 5 NTC troops killed – report

Pro-Gaddafi forces capture Bani Walid, 5 NTC troops killed – report

Fighters loyal to late Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi have clashed with revolutionary forces in the former-regime stronghold of Bani Walid, taking control of the city in the process. The head of Libya’s National Transitional Council Mustafa Abdel Jalil today warned of the threat of another civil war. At least five NTC troops were killed and […]

Pentagon outsources War on Drugs to Blackwater

Pentagon outsources War on Drugs to Blackwater

For skeptics of how the American government has conducted its so-called War on Drugs, don’t worry, it will soon be out of their hands. The US Department of Defense has transferred its armed efforts in Latin and Central America in the War on Drugs to Academi, the private military contractors formerly known as Blackwater, reports […]

US aircraft carriers to deliver ‘direct message to Iran’

US aircraft carriers to deliver ‘direct message to Iran’

In an apparent show of strength, Washington is deploying a second carrier strike group in the Gulf. US officials also confirmed their commitment to maintaining a global fleet of 11 aircraft carriers despite budget pressure to cut the fleet’s size. “That’s the reason we maintain a presence in the Middle East,” AP cited US Defense […]