Daily Archives: April 7th, 2013 «

 

Chicago cops for rent?

Posted by: Phineas on April 7, 2013 at 2:36 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas And that’s not a metaphor for police corruption; these are uniformed police officers “financially sponsored” by individual citizens or groups. In other words, rented: A philanthropist or business could sponsor a police beat and put more off-duty cops on the streets under a plan being put forth by a downtown Chicago lawmaker on […]

 

AP: Economy “recovering”, but unemployed giving up on the job market in droves

Posted by: ST on April 7, 2013 at 11:44 am » 4 Comments

The whole article paints a distinctly dismal picture of what the job market looks like right now, but the Associated Press still manages to twist the state of unemployment affairs and the jobs situation as a “recovery”, an “improving economy” (bolded emphasis added by me): WASHINGTON –  After a full year of fruitless job hunting, […]

 

UPI

Posted by: ST on April 7, 2013 at 11:21 am » Comments Off

Disturbing: Anti-Semitic incidents up by 30 percent

 

CNN

Posted by: ST on April 7, 2013 at 11:18 am » Comments Off

Afghanistan: Diplomat’s killing believed to be first since Benghazi

 

AP

Posted by: ST on April 7, 2013 at 11:15 am » Comments Off

Wreckovery: Louisville will play Michigan for NCAA title

 

Daily Mail

Posted by: ST on April 7, 2013 at 11:13 am » Comments Off

Scandal: Revealed: New York City councilman in corruption plot

 

US News

Posted by: ST on April 7, 2013 at 11:11 am » Comments Off

Prayers: Pastor Rick Warren’s son, Matthew, commits suicide, church says