GOP candidates react to Paris terrorist attacks — by blaming Democrats and slamming Syrian refugees

GOP candidates react to Paris terrorist attacks — by blaming Democrats and slamming Syrian refugees

Tom Boggioni Following Friday night’s terrorist attacks in Paris that claimed 129 lives, prospective 2016 GOP presidential candidates were quick to find fault and assign blame by going after Democrats and slamming Syrian refugees before French authorities even began their investigation. Republicans flooded the airwaves Sunday morning, variously criticizing their Democratic counterparts for failing to

The Paris attacks: Here is what we know so far

The Paris attacks: Here is what we know so far

Agence France-Presse French investigators believe there were three teams involved in Friday’s attacks on Paris and are probing possible links to the conflict in Syria in a joint inquiry with Belgium. Seven of the gunmen and suicide bombers who took part in the carnage, which killed 129 and was claimed by Islamic State jihadists, died

News anchor launches support for attack victims with #sadnessinhiseyes Twitter photo of forlorn Parisian dog

News anchor launches support for attack victims with #sadnessinhiseyes Twitter photo of forlorn Parisian dog

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Tweet by News Anchor Provides Levity Amid Tragedy

A British television news anchor has put herself in the middle of a Twitter storm while reporting from Paris on the developments following Friday’s devastating attacks on the French capital. While tweeting from the streets of the city, Kay Burley of Sky News posted a photo of a forlorn-looking golden retriever with the text “sadness in…

Sarah Palin: Bristol keeps getting pregnant because God is giving her ‘3rd, 4th and 5th chances’

Sarah Palin: Bristol keeps getting pregnant because God is giving her ‘3rd, 4th and 5th chances’

David Edwards Former Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin explained that her daughter had gotten pregnant out of wedlock for the second time because God gave people second, third and fourth chances not to sin. “Bristol is pregnant again,” CBS correspondent Tracy Smith pointed out to Palin during a recent trip to Wasilla. “That can’t

Trump focuses his attacks on Carson as rival slowly chips away at his support

Trump focuses his attacks on Carson as rival slowly chips away at his support

Reuters Donald Trump has dramatically escalated his attacks on his nearest rival for the Republican presidential nomination, Ben Carson. A new Reuters/Ipsos poll may explain why: the billionaire real estate magnate is bleeding support among avid church-goers and women to the retired neurosurgeon. While the unconstrained Trump has a comfortable double-digit lead over the soft-spoken

Hundreds quit Mormon church at Salt Lake rally protesting decision to label gay members ‘apostates’

Hundreds quit Mormon church at Salt Lake rally protesting decision to label gay members ‘apostates’

Tom Boggioni Over 1,000 Mormons and their families rallied at a Salt Lake City park on Saturday, with hundreds formally resigning from the church over policies labeling gay members “apostates,” reports the Salt Lake Tribune. According to organizers, they were surprised at the overwhelming show of support when a larger than expected crowd showed up.

Minnesota House candidate says ISIS isn’t so bad, really — then abruptly quits campaign

Minnesota House candidate says ISIS isn’t so bad, really — then abruptly quits campaign

David Ferguson A Democratic candidate for the Minnesota state house posted a controversial message to the social medium Twitter, then backtracked and then abruptly ended his campaign. According to the New York Daily News, candidate Dan Kimmel tweeted on Saturday night, “ISIS isn’t necessarily evil. It is made up of people doing what they think