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FBI: Oklahoma beheading not linked to terrorism

UPDATED 9/29/2014 6:50 P.M.

MOORE, Okla. – Cleveland County District Attorney Greg Mashburn says his office will be ready to file official charges on Alton Nolen Tuesday afternoon. 2,083 more words


Jim Lantern reblogged this on The Lantern Journal and commented:

I live in Norman, just south of Moore - which is just south of Oklahoma City. Just found out abut this on CNN on TV, then ABC news article. Finally found a local news report about it. Thanks KFOR.

Fisking the president

Let me say first that I support military action against ISIS (or ISIL or the Islamic State, if you prefer). But I think that whatever we do ought to be serious and have a good chance of success. 2,198 more words


Throwing Gasoline on the Fire

The Week in Perspective

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The crude complex found some stability last week as supply issues on the jet fuel and now on the gasoline side of the barrel are starting to become more pronounced. 1,989 more words

Price Risk Management


…is just another word for nothing left to lose.  So, Scotland squandered it’s historic chance for independence from the United Kingdom and its evil queen (Maleficent has nothing on Lizzy).   224 more words


President Obama headed to special in-person meeting at CDC about Ebola Threat

THE LANTERN JOURNAL – Announcement – 12:20 p.m. CT Tuesday 16 September 2014

BREAKING NEWS 11:30 a.m. CT Tuesday 16 September 2014: President Obama now en route to a special meeting at the CDC regarding Ebola virus threat. 115 more words


How we got here

The following are required reading to understand how Iraq, quiescent in 2009 (so much so that the Obama administration was actually taking credit in February 2010), got into the terrible state it’s in today: 332 more words