COUNTRY MUSIC ICON GLEN CAMPBELL DEAD AT 81

NASHVILLE, TN — Country music pioneer Glen Campbell has died, the singer’s family has confirmed. He was 81. “It is with the heaviest of hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, grandfather, and legendary singer and guitarist, Glen Travis Campbell, at the age of 81, following his long and courageous battle…

TRUMP EFFECT: US JOB OPENINGS SURGE TO RECORD HIGHS, SAY REPORTS

WASHINGTON, D.C.– The U.S. labor market has hit a record high under the first six months of the Trump administration, according to a report by the labor department issued on Tuesday. According to the July Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey, or JOLTS, job vacancies rose by 461k, the most for a single month’s time…

NORTH KOREA THREATENS US WITH NUCLEAR STRIKE IN WAKE OF TOUGHER SANCTIONS

WASHINGTON, D.C. — North Korea said on Monday that it’s ready to give the United States a “severe lesson” in the wake of stricter sanctions imposed upon the rogue state by the United Nations. The statement came after the U.N. Security Council voted unanimously to approve tough new U.S.-drafted sanctions last Saturday, which included a…

JUDICIAL WATCH: LORETTA LYNCH USED ALIAS IN EMAILS ABOUT CLINTON TARMAC MEETING

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Former attorney general Loretta Lynch used the alias “Elizabeth Carlisle” in email discussions regarding her now infamous tarmac meeting with Bill Clinton, reports Judicial Watch. Lynch, who served as AG under Barack Obama’s administration during the FBI’s probe into then Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, met with former president Clinton at a…

RUSSIAGATE EXPLODES: MEULLER CALLS GRAND JURY INTO RUSSIAN PROBE

Washington, D.C.– Special Counsel Robert Mueller has impaneled a grand jury to investigate Russia’s meddling in the 2016 election, according to a report published Thursday by The Wall Street Journal (https://www.wsj.com/articles/special-counsel-mueller-impanels-washington-grand-jury-in-russia-probe-1501788287). According to the report, the newly impaneled grand jury will focus on Russia’s alleged interference in the 2016 election and on allegations of obstruction…

RAISE ACT: PRESIDENT BACKS ‘MERIT BASED’ IMMIGRATION PLAN

WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump on Wednesday backed legislation which he said would curb immigration to the U.S. through a “skills based” immigration plan. Speaking at the White House with GOP Sens. David Perdue of Georgia and Tom Cotton of Arkansas, the bill’s sponsors, President Trump said the proposed plan “would represent the most…

SAY IT AIN’T SO, JOE: ARPAIO FOUND GUILTY OF CRIMINAL CONTEMPT

PHOENIX, AZ — Tough talking former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio was found guilty on Monday of of criminal contempt for defying a judge’s court order to stop traffic patrols that opponents say targeted immigrants. Arpaio, 85, was charged with misdemeanor contempt of court for what prosecutors claimed was an intentional defiance of a judge’s 2011…