Hobby Lobby’s Christian owners under federal investigation for importing looted Bible artifacts from Iraq

Hobby Lobby’s Christian owners under federal investigation for importing looted Bible artifacts from Iraq

Travis Gettys Federal authorities are investigating whether the owners of Hobby Lobby illegally imported stolen artifacts for their planned Museum of the Bible. U.S. Customs agents seized up to 300 small clay tablets shipped from Israel in 2011 to the Christian business owners’ headquarters in Oklahoma City, reported The Daily Beast. A senior law enforcement

‘I’d rather hang’: Washington gun nut faces 30 days in jail after rejecting $50 ticket for courthouse stunt

‘I’d rather hang’: Washington gun nut faces 30 days in jail after rejecting $50 ticket for courthouse stunt

Travis Gettys A Washington state man was convicted Monday of failure to comply with police orders during an armed protest earlier this year outside a federal courthouse. Anthony Bosworth, a member of the III Percent militia group and an unsuccessful candidate for Yakima County sheriff, carried an AK-47 and 9mm handgun Feb. 25 onto the

No rape charges for Colorado deputy who admitted to ‘sexual misconduct’ while on-duty

No rape charges for Colorado deputy who admitted to ‘sexual misconduct’ while on-duty

David Ferguson Prosecutors in Adams County, Colorado have said they will not press charges against a 25-year-old sheriff’s deputy who was arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting a woman. According to the Denver Post, prosecutors said that the Sheriff’s Department’s investigative team assigned to former deputy Brandon Donahue’s case failed to follow proper procedure. The

Bernie Sanders pickets with Verizon workers in New York City

Bernie Sanders pickets with Verizon workers in New York City

International Business Times

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders matched his rhetoric about wealth inequality with action Monday when he joined a group of about 200 Verizon workers rallying in New York City. The picket, which was organized by the Communication Workers of America union and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, came as part of a months-long contract battle…