Trump stole secrets about Iran, China, that may expose American spies & intelligence-gathering

Among the stollen documents recovered from Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago home by the FBI were classified because they contained highly sensitive intelligence about Iran and China, which could reveal the identity of American spies and expose secret intelligence-gathering methods. Some of the documents recovered from Trump’s home detail top-secret U.S. operations so closely guarded that manyContinue reading “Trump stole secrets about Iran, China, that may expose American spies & intelligence-gathering”

Two US Air Force F-16 fighter aircraft intercept Russian Tu-95 Bear bombers

Two U.S. Air Force F-16 fighter aircraft intercepted two Russian Tu-95 Bear-H bombers approaching protected airspace near Alaska. On Monday, the Alaskan North American Aerospace Defense Command Region detected, tracked, positively identified and intercepted two Russian Tu-95 Bear-H bombers entering and operating within the Alaskan Air Defense Identification Zone. The F-16 fighter s intercepted theContinue reading “Two US Air Force F-16 fighter aircraft intercept Russian Tu-95 Bear bombers”

Probe into Trump’s conflicts of interest shows US Secret Service was overbilled

Before the corrupt businessman left the White House, U.S. Secret Service agents were billed as much as $1,185 per room while staying at hotels owned by former president Donald Trump, according to the House Oversight Committee. As part of the panel’s ongoing investigation into Trump’s conflicts of interest, it released new documents that indicate thatContinue reading “Probe into Trump’s conflicts of interest shows US Secret Service was overbilled”

The only sane people in the world are taking what seem to crazy action

A group of people hoping to stop environmental destruction in the United Kingdom blocked roads in London and glued themselves to the tarmac on the 15th day of disruption in the British capital. Just after 12 noon local time, 29 members of Just Stop Oil disrupted traffic Shoreditch High Street in London, on the fifteenthContinue reading “The only sane people in the world are taking what seem to crazy action”

Russian military failures mark Ukraine invasion, turmoil for Putin at home

Two men fired at soldiers on a Russian military firing range near Ukraine on Saturday, killing 11 and wounding 15 before the shooters were slain, the Russian Defense Ministry said. The ministry said that the shooting took place in the Belgorod region in southwestern Russia near the border when two men from an unnamed formerContinue reading “Russian military failures mark Ukraine invasion, turmoil for Putin at home”

Rational humans take bold steps to stop the destruction of our planet

A priceless Vincent Van Gogh painting was splattered with tomato soup by a pair of environmental activists at London’s National Gallery as supporters of Just Stop Oil blocked the road in front of New Scotland Yard on the fourteenth day of action demanding that the British government halts all new oil and gas developments. JustContinue reading “Rational humans take bold steps to stop the destruction of our planet”

Jan. 6 panel votes to subpoena Trump for testimony on Capitol attack

The House Jan. 6 committee voted unanimously Thursday to subpoena former President Donald Trump, the ringleader of the failed Capitol coup d’etat. Demanding Trump’s personal testimony as it unveiled startling new video from close aides describing his multi-part scheme to remain in power despite his 2020 election loss, the former president incited his supporters toContinue reading “Jan. 6 panel votes to subpoena Trump for testimony on Capitol attack”

Boyfriend arrested in connection with suspicious death of Trenton woman

Alton Eubanks, 48, of Trenton, was arrested on October 12, 2002, in Middleburg, NY, by members of the U.S. Marshals New York/New Jersey Regional Fugitive Task Force in connection to the suspicious death of Corrine Episcopo-Daniels. Daniels was believed to be Trenton’s 16th homicide victim of 2022. Eubanks and Daniels lived together at the ParkContinue reading “Boyfriend arrested in connection with suspicious death of Trenton woman”

Progressive Democrats endorse independent New Brunswick Mayor candidate

Charlie Kratovil, the only independent candidate for Mayor of New Brunswick, secured the endorsement of two leading progressive organizations in his bid for office: Progressive Democrats of New Jersey and RU Progressive. “I am proud to have earned the support of these impressive grassroots organizations,” said Kratovil. “As a long-time community organizer in New Brunswick,Continue reading “Progressive Democrats endorse independent New Brunswick Mayor candidate”

Alex Jones must pay $965 million to Sandy Hook victims he ridiculed

A jury decided that lying, deceitful snake oil salesman Alex Jones must pay nearly a billion dollars to the families of eight victims killed in the 2012 shooting and an F.B.I. agent who responded to the scene of the infamous Sandy Hook school shooting. A Connecticut jury in Infowars host Alex Jones’ defamation trial saidContinue reading “Alex Jones must pay $965 million to Sandy Hook victims he ridiculed”

FDA okays booster vaccination in children young as six years of age

Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration amended the emergency use authorizations (EUAs) of the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine, Bivalent and the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine, Bivalent to authorize their use as a single booster dose in younger age groups. The Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine, Bivalent is authorized for administration at least two months following completion of primaryContinue reading “FDA okays booster vaccination in children young as six years of age”

Supreme Court cases put affirmative action, LGBT people & elections in risk

by Morgan Marietta The U.S. Supreme Court opened what promises to be an eventful new term on the first Monday in October, the traditional date that the court gets back to work. Following a dramatic year of controversial rulings, the Supreme Court began hearing new cases on Oct. 3, 2022, with a full agenda. The court overturnedContinue reading “Supreme Court cases put affirmative action, LGBT people & elections in risk”

LGBTQ+ History Month starts today

LGBTQ+ History Month starts October 1st, 2022 to celebrate the legacy and achievements of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or questioning, intersex, asexual, and more community. It is different than Pride Month, as it was specifically created with the intent of preserving LGBTQ+ history and encouraging the study of it. When the observance wasContinue reading “LGBTQ+ History Month starts today”

President Joe Biden called out for a dead Indiana Republican during event

While giving opening remarks at a White House conference on hunger, nutrition and health, President Joe Biden called out for an Indiana Republican who died in a car crash in August. “Jackie, are you here? Where’s Jackie,” he said looking out into the audience on Wednesday morning. “She was going to be here.” Rep. JackieContinue reading “President Joe Biden called out for a dead Indiana Republican during event”

Trump-loving terrorist from Texas pleaded guilty to assaulting officers

A Texas man pleaded guilty today to assaulting law enforcement officers with a dangerous weapon during attempted cou d’etat at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021. Daniel Ray Caldwell, 51, of The Colony, Texas, pleaded guilty in the District of Columbia to assaulting, resisting, or impeding officers using a dangerous weapon. Caldwell’s actions andContinue reading “Trump-loving terrorist from Texas pleaded guilty to assaulting officers”

Sept. 26, 2022 impact on Dimorphos is first planetary defense mission test

Team members on NASA’s Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) — the world’s first planetary defense test mission — confirmed the spacecraft’s own “mini-photographer” LICIACube (short for Light Italian CubeSat for Imaging Asteroids) successfully popped out of its spring-loaded box on Sept. 11. Sending the signal to release LICIACube at 7:14 p.m. Sunday evening — exactlyContinue reading “Sept. 26, 2022 impact on Dimorphos is first planetary defense mission test”

Two Brooklyn men robbed more than a half-million bucks in 3 armed robberies

Two Brooklyn, New York men are charged with three gunpoint robberies of check cashing locations in different parts of New Jersey in 2021 and 2022 and with conspiracy to commit robberies in New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. Ramel Harris, 40, of Brooklyn, and Neville Brown, 38, of Brooklyn, are charged by complaint with oneContinue reading “Two Brooklyn men robbed more than a half-million bucks in 3 armed robberies”

House passes bill reforming Electoral Count Act to stop January 6 repeat

by Ariana Figueroa, New Jersey Monitor The U.S. House of Representatives passed on Wednesday a bill updating a 19th-century law in an attempt to prevent the subversion of future presidential elections. The Presidential Election Reform Act, which passed 229-203, is meant to deter a repeat of the insurrection on Jan. 6, 2021, in which theContinue reading “House passes bill reforming Electoral Count Act to stop January 6 repeat”

Gottheimer’s police brutality protection legislation stalls Democratic package

Progressive objections to legislation sponsored by corporate Democrat Rep. Josh Gottheimer forced House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to delay a debate over four policing and public safety bills that were expected to come to the floor in Congress. Opposition from progressive Democrats known as the Squad over the lack of police accountability measures in Gottheimer’s legislation, oneContinue reading “Gottheimer’s police brutality protection legislation stalls Democratic package”

Trenton Police investigating a ‘suspicious death’ on Park Avenue

The Mercer County Homicide Task Force and the Trenton Police Department areinvestigating a suspicious death in the city, Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofrireported. If this suspicious death is ruled a homicide this will be Trenton’s 16th homicide of 2022. On September 21, 2022, authorities in Trenton received a call for a well-being checkat aContinue reading “Trenton Police investigating a ‘suspicious death’ on Park Avenue”