CAUGHT: Tennessee’s Waffle House shooting suspect taken into custody

NASHVILLE, Tenn.  — The suspect who police say killed four people at a Waffle House just outside Nashville on Sunday was arrested Monday afternoon not far from his apartment, the Associated Press reports. Authorities had been searching for 29-year-old Travis Reinking since a gunman wearing only a jacket used an AR-15 to kill four victims…

POTUS v SCOTUS: Supreme Court prepares to hear arguments over Trump travel ban

WASHINGTON, D.C. (The Wall Street Journal) — The Supreme Court on Wednesday will consider whether President Donald Trump can legally restrict entry to the U.S. for travelers from several Muslim-majority countries, tackling a central issue of his presidency. The case traces back to a defining moment in Mr. Trump’s campaign, when he called for “a…

TRUMP EFFECT: 14 states hit record low unemployment

WASHINGTON, D.C.– Fourteen states have set new records for low unemployment levels in the last year, according to a recent report issued by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. As reported by The Hill, eight states saw new record lows in March, including Hawaii (2.1 percent), Idaho (2.9 percent), Kentucky (4 percent), Maine (2.7 percent), Mississippi…

REPORT: McCabe to sue Trump for wrongful termination, defamation

WASHINGTON, D.C. (The Daily Caller) — Andrew McCabe’s lawyer Michael Bromwich told reporters Friday that the former FBI deputy director is planning on suing the Trump administration for wrongful termination and defamation. Bromwich announced that McCabe will repurpose the more than $500,000 he raised through a GoFundMe campaign to his official legal defense fund and…

POLICE: Suspect in custody after shooting student at Florida school

OCALA, FL (Fox News) — A suspect was in custody following a shooting at a Florida high school Friday that injured one student, police said. The Marion County Sheriff’s Office said the incident occurred at Forest High School in Ocala, Fla. Authorities said the suspected shooter, a 19-year-old male, was not a current student at…

ROSENSTEIN: Trump ‘no longer a target’ of Mueller investigation

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Bloomberg) — Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein told President Donald Trump last week that he isn’t a target of any part of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation, according to two people familiar with the matter. Rosenstein, who brought up the Mueller probe himself, offered the assurance during a meeting with Trump at the…

BREAKING: McCabe ‘criminally referred’ to US Attorney for criminal prosecution

WASHINGTON, D.C.– The Department of Justice inspector general on Thursday referred former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe to the U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia for criminal prosecution. According to a report published by CNN, the referral comes as a result of the inspector general’s determination that McCabe lied to then-FBI Director James B….

REPORT: Democrat agenda includes reparations for slavery

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Washington Free Beacon)– A wealthy Democratic donor club plotting the future of the liberal movement hopes to be fighting for reparations by 2022, according to a document obtained by the Washington Free Beacon from the Democracy Alliance’s spring conference this week in Atlanta. The desire was stated in the invitation for a Monday…

REPORT: Trump overruled Mattis bid to get Congressional OK before striking Syria

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Newsmax) — President Donald Trump overruled Defense Secretary James Mattis’ advice to get Congressional approval to strike Syria, The New York Times reported. Trump wanted a rapid response that would correlate well with his strong tweets about Syria earlier in the week, the Times reports. Mattis was able to earn a compromise from…

‘THE WITCH IS DEAD’: California professor under fire for calling late Barbara Bush racist; mocking former First Lady’s death

FRESNO, CA (Fox News) — A university professor in California has sparked a social media uproar after calling former first lady Barbara Bush an “amazing racist” who raised a “war criminal,” and saying she’s “happy the witch is dead.” Randa Jarrar, an author and professor in the English department at California State University, Fresno (aka…