REVEALED: Maine Republican busted for anti-Muslim Facebook rant has extensive history of racist posts

REVEALED: Maine Republican busted for anti-Muslim Facebook rant has extensive history of racist posts

Tom Boggioni With an election on Tuesday, a Maine Republican who was caught posting an anti-Muslim diatribe on Facebook is trying to do damage control by apologizing and saying he never read the entire rant before re-posting it on his own page. Unfortunately for State Rep. John Picchioti, the same activist who discovered the anti-Muslim

3 dead after car plows into trick-or-treaters in the Bronx

3 dead after car plows into trick-or-treaters in the Bronx

International Business Times

A car accident Satuday night killed three people, including a 10-year-old girl who was trick-or-treating, and injured four others in the Bronx, New York, WABC-TV reported. A 63-year-old man driving a black car lost control of his vehicle at an intersection, crashing into someone’s front yard and striking the victims. “There was a family of kids…

Federal Reserve says no more bailouts

Federal Reserve says no more bailouts

International Business Times

The U.S. Federal Reserve may still be waffling on whether to raise interest rates, but one thing upon which governors are ready to act is making sure taxpayers are not again left holding the bag should the financial system face the same threats it did during the Great Recession. The Fed last week decided to require…

New House Speaker Paul Ryan says it would be ‘ridiculous’ to work with Obama on immigration

New House Speaker Paul Ryan says it would be ‘ridiculous’ to work with Obama on immigration

Reuters U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan said on Sunday it would be ridiculous to work with President Barack Obama on immigration policy reform, saying he cannot trust the president on the issue. Republicans have fought Obama’s unilateral steps that bypassed a gridlocked Congress to try to shield millions of illegal immigrants from deportation.

Vandals spray-paint ‘USA, USA, USA’ across Massachusetts mosque

Vandals spray-paint ‘USA, USA, USA’ across Massachusetts mosque

International Business Times

Members of the American Muslim community in Massachusetts Sunday asked the U.S. Department of Justice and state officials to open a hate crime investigation following apparent anti-Muslim vandalism at a suburban Boston mosque. Vandals scrawled “USA” in large red letters, repeatedly across the exterior walls of the Islamic Center of Burlington, said officials of the Massachusetts…