Ferguson man shot in face during exchange with police

Ferguson man shot in face during exchange with police

International Business Times

Update 6:34 p.m. EDT : The Normandy Police Department released a statement Wednesday afternoon after a potential police shooting case spread across social media. Police were called to the scene at 2:00 p.m. CDT by concerned family members to tend to a “suicidal subject,” an 18-year-old male whose name was not revealed. When officers tried to…

Hitler comedy tops German box office

Hitler comedy tops German box office

Newsweek

Germany is going crazy for Adolf Hitler—this time at the box office. A Borat-style film imagining the Fuhrer’s return from the dead to modern-day Berlin knocked Disney’s Inside Out out of the top spot over the weekend to become Germany’s No. 1 film, according to The Guardian. Look Who’s Back (Er Ist Wieder Da) has made…

Did Bernie Sanders honeymoon in the USSR?

Did Bernie Sanders honeymoon in the USSR?

International Business Times

Rounding out a lengthy response to the question of whether or not he has policy positions that qualify him more to run as a Democrat than as a Republican, Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina took shots at the Democratic presidential field Wednesday night during the GOP debate, mocking Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., for being a…

Was Jindal good for Louisiana?

Was Jindal good for Louisiana?

International Business Times

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal defended his state’s budget and economic situation during Wednesday’s “undercard” Republican presidential debate. He told the CNBC moderators that he cut Louisiana’s budget 26 percent, eliminated 30,000 government employees and made it one of the top states for private-sector job growth. It’s not a new refrain: Jindal has begun increasingly referencing his…

Santorum proposes fighting global warming by bringing back jobs from China

Santorum proposes fighting global warming by bringing back jobs from China

International Business Times

Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum says he has done the math when it comes to combating global warming, and the answer is to bring manufacturing jobs from China to American soil. Santorum said during the third Republican debate Wednesday night that Americans have lost two million jobs to trade with China. “Why don’t we — if…

Ted Cruz goes after the media

Ted Cruz goes after the media

International Business Times

Republican presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, took the time allotted for his first question in the third GOP debate Wednesday to chastise the American media, calling it biased and saying that it favors Democrats over Republicans. In doing so, Cruz defended his fellow Republicans on the stage that he said were asked unfair questions like…