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Boehner Has Some Holiday Fun; Criticizes Obama

Posted on December 18th, 2014 by insideout

(Washington, DC) — Republican House Speaker John Boehner is having some holiday fun at President Obama’s expense. Boehner posted a video rhyme on YouTube and jabbed President Obama’s frequent use of executive actions.   With Christmas music in the background, Boehner praised the Republican takeover of the Senate in November’s midterm elections. Additional audio: Speaker …more

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Wall Street Showing Big Gains A Day After Fed Announcement

Posted on December 18th, 2014 by insideout

(New York, NY) — It looks like the Santa Claus rally is hitting Wall Street. At midday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up over 260 points and all three indexes have risen over one and a-half percent. Investors are in a jolly mood a day after the Fed announced interest rates would remain at …more

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Colin Powell Unsure Of What Can Be Done About North Korea

Posted on December 18th, 2014 by insideout

(Undated) — Former U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell says appropriate action needs to be taken in regards to the Sony hacking scandal. Powell tells “CBS This Morning” he isn’t sure what kind of retaliation can take place against North Korea if proven it is indeed behind it. However, Powell believes the threats that caused …more

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Putin Blames Western Sanctions For Russia Economic Crisis

Posted on December 18th, 2014 by insideout

(Moscow) — Russian President Vladimir Putin says Western sanctions are partly to blame for Russia’s economic crisis. Anya Ardayeva reports from Moscow.   Play Clip

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Jail, Driving Ban For Driver Who Stopped For Ducks

Posted on December 18th, 2014 by insideout

(Undated) — A woman who stopped on a Canadian highway to save some ducklings is getting a ten-year driving ban and jail time in the deaths of two people. Emma Czornobaj was sentenced Thursday to 90 days in jail, ten years of no driving and 240 hours of community service. She was found guilty of …more

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Woman Who Stopped For Ducks Awaits Sentence

Posted on December 18th, 2014 by insideout

(Undated) — A Canadian woman who stopped in the road to save ducklings is awaiting a prison sentence for two deaths she caused. Emma Czornobaj faces a maximum life sentence after being found guilty of criminal negligence in the deaths of Andre and Jesse Roy, who died when they crashed into Czornobaj’s vehicle. She had …more

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Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect In Court

Posted on December 18th, 2014 by insideout

(Boston, MA) — The Boston Marathon bombing suspect is making his first public appearance today in nearly a year and-a-half. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev arrived this morning for a hearing in Boston federal court. Tsarnaev has been held in solitary confinement at a medical prison near Boston. He and his older brother, Tamerlan who died in a …more

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Questions Surround Joanne Chesimard’s Asylum

Posted on December 18th, 2014 by insideout

(Trenton, NJ) — As President Obama moves to normalize diplomatic relations with Cuba, the fate of dozens of American fugitives living on the island remains unclear. That includes an accused cop killer from New Jersey. Joanne Chesimard is on the FBI’s most wanted list with a million-dollar reward. She was convicted of the 1973 execution-style …more

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Sony Faces Huge Loss Over Decision To Pull Controversial Film

Posted on December 18th, 2014 by insideout

(Undated) — Sony will likely take a major financial hit over its decision not to release its controversial comedy “The Interview” next week. The studio announced the move yesterday after major theater chains dropped the film citing a terror threat posted by hackers. Sony’s stock price has already fallen seven percent this month and “Forbes” …more

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Three Killed In Suspected DUI Crash After Church Concert

Posted on December 18th, 2014 by insideout

(Redondo Beach, CA) — Three people are dead and several others critically hurt after a suspected drunk driver plowed into a crowd following a church concert in Southern California. Police in Redondo Beach say families were leaving a performance by students of St. James Catholic school last night, when a woman ran a red light. …more

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