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  1. US Lost Track Of Nearly A Billion Dollars Of Arms Sent To Iraq

    LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: By Saagar Enjeti The Pentagon lost track of nearly a billion dollars worth of weapons bound for Iraqi Security Forces in the fight against ISIS, documents obtained by Amnesty International reveal. The weapons transfer program is a lynchpin of U.S. strategy against ISIS and within Iraq. The Obama administration began the current policy after […] The post US Lost Track Of Nearly A Billion Dollars Of Arms Sent To Iraq appeared first on The Libertarian Repu…
  2. Manchester Bomber ‘Wanted Revenge’ For US Airstrikes In Syria

    LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: By Jack Crowe Manchester bomber Salman Abedi’s sister said his suicide attack was motivated by a desire to seek revenge for U.S. airstrikes in Syria. Abedi’s sister, Jomana Abedi, described her brother as kind and loving and said she believes he wanted to avenge perceived injustices against Muslims. “I think he […] The post Manchester Bomber ‘Wanted Revenge’ For US Airstrikes In Syria appeared first on The Libertarian Republic…
  3. UK Stops Sharing Intel About Manchester Attack With US After Leaks

    LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: By Jacob Bojesson British police have stopped sharing information about the Manchester Arena bombing investigation with the U.S. after leaks to the media, the BBC reported Thursday. Home Secretary Amber Rudd warned the U.S. Wednesday about “irritating” leaks despite assurances from American officials. Images from the attack appeared in The New […] The post UK Stops Sharing Intel About Manchester Attack With US After Leaks appeared first on The Libert…
  4. Montana Newspapers Pull Gianforte Endorsements After Choke-Slam Incident

    LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: By Phillip Stucky Three Montana-based newspapers officially rescinded their endorsement of Republican candidate Greg Gianforte in the Montana special election Thursday, after he allegedly choke-slammed a reporter at a campaign rally Wednesday evening. The Billings Gazette, The Helena Independent Record, and The Missoulian all announced they no longer endorse Gianforte last night after […] The post Montana Newspapers Pull Gianforte Endorsements After Cho…
  5. Climate Scientists Trying To Discredit Trump’s EPA Chief End Up Proving Him Right

    LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: By Michael Bastasch A study meant to debunk a claim made by Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt in his confirmation hearing ended up doing the opposite — it proved him right. The study, published Thursday in the journal Nature, found that Pruitt’s claim of a “leveling off of warming” over […] The post Climate Scientists Trying To Discredit Trump’s EPA Chief End Up Proving Him Right appeared first on The Libertarian Republic…
  6. Zuckerberg Gives Live Tour Of Where Facebook All Began: His Dorm Room [VIDEO]

    LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: By Eric Lieberman Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg gave a live tour Tuesday of where the whole social media company turned tech conglomerate conceptually began: his Harvard University dorm room. It was the first time the tech wunderkind had been back at the nostalgic location since he left college around 14 […] The post Zuckerberg Gives Live Tour Of Where Facebook All Began: His Dorm Room [VIDEO] appeared first on The Libertarian R…
  7. Corporations Are Building Orbiting ‘Garbage Trucks’ To Clean Up Outer Space

    LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: By Andrew Follett Several entities are developing orbiting “garbage trucks” to remove growing amounts of debris from space, experts told Bloomberg Wednesday. Orbiting debris poses a serious risk to orbiting spacecraft, so several governments are building “garbage trucks” to make space safe again. Even the U.S. Department of Defense worries that debris could make […] The post Corporations Are Building Orbiting ‘Garbage Trucks’ To Clean Up Outer Space app…
  8. UN REPORT: Courts Are An ‘Important Tool’ To Impose Global Warming Laws

    LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: By Michael Bastasch A United Nations report published Wednesday highlights the legal risks that opponents say President Donald Trump faces if he does not withdraw from Paris climate agreement. The Paris Agreement could be used to force governments, including the Trump administration, “that have adopted climate-oriented laws to implement them,” reads the UN Environmental […] The post UN REPORT: Courts Are An ‘Important Tool’ To Impose Global Warming Laws…
  9. Marc Ruskin and the Pursuit of Becoming the FBI’s Best Spy

    LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: By Charlotte Cuthbertson, Epoch Times Alex Perez was a fugitive from Miami, up for any criminal activity at the right price. He sported a long ponytail, with the appropriate amount of gel, of course. His gold chains and bracelets finished off the “high-end vulgar” look. His car, a late-model Chrysler […] The post Marc Ruskin and the Pursuit of Becoming the FBI’s Best Spy appeared first on The Libertarian Republi…
  10. Trump Budget About “Ethnic Cleansing,” Says Dem Rally Speaker

    LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: By Kody Fairfield A Philadelphia bishop is accusing the President Donald Trump of attempting to implement “ethnic cleansing” through proposed budget cuts designed to shrink the federal government, reports the American Mirror. “This budget, if I can be honest with you, is an attempt to implement ethnic cleansing in this nation from […] The post Trump Budget About “Ethnic Cleansing,” Says Dem Rally Speaker appeared first on The Libertarian Rep…
  11. ‘I’m Sick And Tired Of You Guys’: GOP Candidate Allegedly Punches And Choke Slams Reporter

    LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: By Thomas Phippen Greg Gianforte, the Republican candidate in Montana’s special congressional election, allegedly body slammed and punched Guardian political reporter Ben Jacobs during an interview in Bozeman, Mont., Wednesday. Greg Gianforte just body slammed me and broke my glasses — Ben Jacobs (@Bencjacobs) May 24, 2017 The altercation between the reporter […] The post ‘I’m Sick And Tired Of You Guys’: GOP Candidate Allegedly Punches And Choke …
  12. Trump Advisers Push to Privatize Infrastructure

    LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: By Tim Pearce The Trump administration wants to privatize some public assets like airports and bridges to help modernize and rebuild the United States’ infrastructure. According to the Washington Post, President Trump wants to designate $200 billion over the next 10 years to pay out as bonuses to state and […] The post Trump Advisers Push to Privatize Infrastructure appeared first on The Libertarian Rep…
  13. Conservative Comedian Mocks Russian Conspiracy Theories and MSNBC [VIDEO]

    LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: By Tim Young Watch Political Comedian Tim Young break down today’s news about Russian Conspiracy theories and the media’s spinning of Trump meeting with the Pope on his nightly show ‘No Things Considered.’ No Things Considered airs live every weeknight at 7:30pm on the Daily Caller’s Facebook Page . Follow Tim @TimRunsHisMouth Click here […] The post Conservative Comedian Mocks Russian Conspiracy Theories and MSNBC [VIDEO] appeared first on The Libertar…
  14. Muslim Community Worker Reported Salman Abedi To Police Five Years Ago

    LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: By Jack Crowe A Muslim community worker, who knew the Manchester bomber Salman Abedi, said members of the public reported him to the police five years ago after the teen admitted he thought “being a suicide bomber was ok.” The unnamed worker told BBC that two people who knew Abedi during […] The post Muslim Community Worker Reported Salman Abedi To Police Five Years Ago appeared first on The Libertarian Republ…
  15. Legal Weed Could Save Medicaid More Than $1 Billion

    LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: By Steve Birr Medical marijuana legalization is causing patients to ditch their prescription pills for pot, a trend researchers say could save Medicaid more than $1 billion if legalization is implemented federally. A recent study published in Health Affairs shows marijuana legalization is sparking a decline in prescription medications under […] The post Legal Weed Could Save Medicaid More Than $1 Billion appeared first on The Libertarian R…
  16. Roof Believes White Supremacists Will Take Over America, Pardon Him

    LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: By Kevin Daley Dylann Roof, the 23-year-old white supremacist convicted for slaughtering nine black churchgoers at Emanuel AME church in Columbia, S.C., believes he will soon be governor of South Carolina. Attorneys for Roof appealed his conviction and death sentence to the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Tuesday, the first step […] The post Roof Believes White Supremacists Will Take Over America, Pardon Him appeared first on The Libertarian Rep…
  17. Did ‘Fake Intel’ Trick Comey Into Ending The Clinton Email Probe Early?

    LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: By Will Racke The FBI received a purported Russian intelligence report that may have convinced former FBI Director James Comey to prematurely shut down an investigation into whether Hillary Clinton intentionally revealed classified information through her use of a private email server. According to the FBI’s own assessment, however, the document […] The post Did ‘Fake Intel’ Trick Comey Into Ending The Clinton Email Probe Early? appeared first on The Li…
  18. CBO Score: AHCA Could Lower Premiums

    LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: By Robert Donachie The non-partisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO) unveiled its revised score of the House Republicans’ plan to repeal and replace Obamacare Wednesday afternoon. The report projects that some 23 million Americans would lose health insurance coverage by 2026 if Congress passed the proposal, a figure sure to draw […] The post CBO Score: AHCA Could Lower Premiums appeared first on The Libertarian Rep…
  19. University Sued After Arresting Students For Distributing Constitutions

    LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: By Rob Shimshock An organization oriented around free speech filed suit against a university Wednesday after the university arrested students for handing out pocket-sized Constitutions. Nonprofit organization Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) filed for a temporary injunction against Kellogg Community College after the university arrested two members of Young Americans for Liberty (YAL) […] The post University Sued After Arresting Students For Dis…
  20. McConnell: ‘I Don’t Know How We Get To 50’ Votes On AHCA

    LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: By Robert Donachie Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky hinted Wednesday that House Republicans’ plan to repeal and replace Obamacare could to get shot down in the Senate. “I don’t know how we get to 50 [votes] at the moment,” McConnell told Reuters in an exclusive interview Wednesday. The Senate majority […] The post McConnell: ‘I Don’t Know How We Get To 50’ Votes On AHCA appeared first on The Libertarian Republic…