10 things you need to know today: June 29, 2014

The Fifth Column

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The Week

The Benghazi embassy attack suspect pleads not guilty, Obama seeks $2 billion for border security, and more.

1. Benghazi terror suspect pleads not guilty
The Libyan man accused of orchestrating the attack on the Benghazi, Libya, embassy that killed four Americans pleaded not guilty in court on Saturday. U.S. forces nabbed the suspect, Ahmed Abu Khattala, two weeks ago in a secret raid and transported him to the states to face trial in a civilian, not military, court. Khattala has so far only been charged with one count of conspiring to aid terrorists, though it’s assumed the government will bring more specific charges soon. [The New York Times]


2. Obama to seek $2 billion to stem illegal immigration
President Obama will this week ask Congress for…

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  1. It just grinds my gears so badly for those who aren’t happy no matter what our President does. There is no winning for those determined to hate him no matter what.

    I’m not sure what to do about the children, to me sending them back is not the answer but until the GOP makes up their minds as to immigration reform, the President can only do so much

  2. yeseventhistoowillpass

    The Republicans headed by Daryl Issa is on a witch hunt.. Check out Daryl Issa’s history..

    • He’s a criminal through and through. He has NO business being in charge of any sort of investigation on any one

      • yeseventhistoowillpass

        He used to steal cars and then guess what he invents an anti car theft thing… What a jerk

  3. “Ohio man arrested after friends parade AR-15s through neighborhood, spouting racial slurs”


  4. “Cops: Vendor Shoots Woman at Pennsylvania Gun Show”



    Hawk told police he thought the gun was unloaded when he demonstrated a concealed-carry wallet holster to the woman, Krista Gearhart, 25, of Orangeville.

    Gearhart was treated and released for a thigh wound at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville.

  5. NewsBreaker @NewsBreaker
    BREAKING: Obama selects former Procter and Gamble executive Robert McDonald to head Veterans Affairs – @AP

  6. #Virginia @MomsDemand stroller jamming at @Target – Open carry allowed but not moms with signs. WATCH: #OffTarget

  7. Fantastic article by Sachem. I re-blogged but had to delete because the font color did not appear here, but please visit and read.


    • Thanks, for the link, Xena.


      “A Native American tribe that was historically based in Arkansas but now calls Oklahoma home is teaming with descendants of African-American slaves to research and preserve an archaeological site that contains the remains of their ancestors.

  8. “Good Samaritan showed ‘super human’ strength in car rescue”


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