Gold Down As Yellen’s First Quarterly Press Release Looms

Posted on March 19, 2014

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Gold prices fell on Wednesday as traders circled the wagons ahead of Janet Yellen’s first FOMC press conference later in the day, while a mining executive said everyone is worried over nothing with regards to China’s copper demand. The Federal Reserve chairwoman is widely expected to stick to the tapering plan, but investors will be […]

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White House Says Obamacare Not The Reason For People Losing Their Doctors?

Posted on March 18, 2014

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White House Senior Adviser Dan Pfeiffer appears to be the administration’s “short straw” mouthpiece. With some regularity, he is handed the duty of defending the president on Sunday morning chat shows on the heels of particularly bruising news weeks. Perhaps his most memorable performance came last spring, when he bungled a series of interviews on […]

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World’s Largest Life Insurance Policy Taken Out By California Billionaire

Posted on March 18, 2014

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An unnamed Silicon Valley billionaire has purchased the world’s most valuable life insurance policy. The San Jose Mercury News reported Saturday that Guinness Book of World Record officials say the $201 million life insurance policy is more than double the previous record. A Southern California financial services company who helped put the deal together declined […]

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Embassy Library in Burkina Faso Gets $80,000 In Interesting New Additions

Posted on March 18, 2014

As reported by the Washington Free Beacon, the State Department is spending U.S. tax dollars on some interesting titles to stock the library of the American Embassy in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. The library, which specializes in “U.S foreign Policy, U.S. social and cultural issues, Art, Management, U.S. history, geography, the Economy, Human Rights, Press and […]

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Crimea Passes Vote To Secede From Ukraine, Likely Will Join Russia

Posted on March 17, 2014

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Russia gave its clearest signal yet Monday that it plans to move fast to annex Crimea, defying U.S. and European threats of sanctions a day after a referendum in the breakaway Ukrainian region to secede passed handily. The Moscow-backed leadership of Crimea wasted no time in formally asking to join Russia following the hastily called […]

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A Miscommunication Leads To These Sheriffs Being Asked To Disarm

Posted on March 17, 2014

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Wagoner County Sheriff Bob Colbert traveled to Oklahoma City, the state’s capitol, earlier this week with 40 other sheriffs from around the state like they do every year — to meet with politicians and lobby. Everything was going fine in the state capitol building on Tuesday. More than that, “everybody in that building knew who […]

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Of Course the Government Is Lying About 9-11

Written by Gary North on March 15, 2014

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This month, a campaign in Canada is challenging the government’s 9-11 story. I am in favor of this, both as a professionally trained historian and as a believer in a general policy of examining official government positions. Here is a short video on the campaign. It is a professional looking video. It may work. Lots […]

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