Federal judge dismisses lawsuit in Nevada ‘patient dumping’ case – Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas SunMahan, in Las Vegas, bluntly rejected as “nonsensical” arguments by the ACLU and California attorney Mark Merin that officials at Rawson-Neal Psychiatric Hospital in Las Vegas forced Brown…

Holder: Clemency for Snowden ‘too far,’ but open to resolution – NBCNews.com

NBCNews.comBy Pete Williams and Michael O’Brien, NBC News. Attorney General Eric Holder says the U.S. “would engage in conversation” about a resolution with Edward Snowden if the former government contractor…

Rafael Correa Jails Cléver Jiménez, Chevron Ecuador Whistle-Blower

Rafael Correa orchestrated the jailing of Ecuadorian Assemblyman Cléver Jiménez, and for libel and slander and is having him investigated for the alleged “intercepting of confidential government documents” associated with…

National Briefs: Super Bowl sex trafficking – Pittsburgh Post Gazette

National Briefs: Super Bowl sex traffickingPittsburgh Post GazetteHACKENSACK, N.J. — The New Jersey Office of the Attorney General will sponsor assemblies statewide next month to warn students about the dangers…

Accuser’s attorney criticizes Jameis Winston investigation – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThe attorney for the woman who accused Florida State quarterback of raping her last year is calling for an independent Attorney General’s Office investigation of the case and the…

Las Vegas man faces life sentence for sex trafficking – Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas SunA Las Vegas man accused of forcing a 16-year-old girl from Utah into prostitution has pleaded guilty to one count of sex trafficking, Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez…

DOJ Blocks American Airlines, US Airways Merger

The U.S. Department Of Justice stepped in at what seems to be the 11th hour, to block the planned American Airlines, US Airways merger. The move is welcome to this…

CPUC Audited By Federal Government To Determine Compliance In Wake Of San Bruno Explosion and Fire

Weeks after City of San Bruno officials raised serious concerns about the ongoing turmoil within the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Administrator of the Pipeline…

San Bruno Happy With CPUC PG&E San Bruno Fire Fine Moves

The City of San Bruno called a new legal filing by the California Public Utilities Commission’s safety division “a step in the right direction to punish PG&E” in determining a…

San Bruno Fire: CPUC Internal Emails Point To Illegal Interference By CPUC

UPDATE: San Bruno Happy With Latest CPUC PG&E Fine Moves Wednesday, San Bruno officials demanded the release of key internal California Public Utility Commission documents relating to the CPUC’s penalty…

Chad Johnson Out Of Jail, Thanks Judge Kathleen McHugh

Chad Johnson has been released from jail as of Monday, and was the only one to thank Broward County, Florida Judge Kathleen McHugh for sending him to jail. Last week,…

CPUC’s Lawyers Quit Over PG&E San Bruno Explosion And Gas Fire Case

The entire legal team of the California Public Utilities Commission charged with investigating the deadly Pacific Gas & Electric Co. explosion and fire has resigned from working on the case,…

Boston Marathon Bombing Shocks Nation – Timeline

The Boston Marathon Bombing and explosions have shocked America and the World. Regardless of what it is- terrorist attack, attempted murder, whatever – the bottom line is we don’t feel…

U.S. Supreme Court Hears Same-Sex Marriage Appeal At 10 AM EST

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear the same-sex marriage appeal at 10 AM, or 30 minutes from now. Beginning at roughly 10 a.m. ET, the justices will hear arguments in…

Erica Maskaleris: Oakland Mayor Jean Quan Turns Blind Eye To Missing Woman

Erica Maskaleris, the 31-year-old woman who founded the tech consulting company Geekosystems, has been missing for one solid week now, as of this writing. The news that the jogger was…

Rand Paul Filibuster On Drones Rips GOP Apart

The Rand Paul Filibuster has catapulted the Kentucky Senator into American History forever. It’s also served to rip the Republican Party apart. Senator Rand Paul’s 13 hours of filibuster on…

President Obama’s 23 Proposals And Executive Actions For Gun Control, Full Doc

President Obama, with Vice President Joe Biden at his side, stated the case for signing 23 proposals and executive actions toward new, stronger gun control actions. But you’re probably wondering…

Petraeus Sex Scandal: FBI Agent Sent Shirtless Picts To Friend Jill Kelley; Went To David Reichert

Wow. The David Petraeus / Paula Broadwell Sex Scandal is getting deeper. Here’s this blogger’s first video on the matter: This is how this David Petraeus / Paula Broadwell sex…

Chevron Ecuador: Emails Point To Ecuador, Petroecuador, Working With Donziger

More Chevron Ecuador news. About two years ago, an associate with Amazon Watch I will not name tried to bully Kevin Skaggs and Vlae Kershner of SFGate.com, the website of…

SOPA is bad

Here’s a bias blog post on a very hot topic. A topic that I care very much about and am deeply opposed to. The fact that Obama is not going…

Saudi Ambassador Assasination Plot By Iran Leaves Questions

The reported plan by Iran to assassinate a Saudi Ambassador named Adel al-Jubeir is both shocking and confusing. The Obama Administration has uncovered the alleged scheme and arrested two men:…