Do they have a time-turner or is this some “Superman flies around the Earth” thing? It turns out Ben Carson and Mike Pence didn’t need to pressure Donald Trump to finally renounce birtherism this week, because at some point the candidate traveled back in time and accepted that President Obama was born in Hawaii. Rudy Giuliani revealed this development on Thursday night during a very contentious edition of MSNBC’s Hardball, in which Chris Matthews tried to confine the Trump surrogate to facts that are true in the timeline the rest of us occupy. “He was born in the United States. Do you confirm that? Do you agree with that?” Matthews asked. “I confirm that, and Donald Trump now confirms that,” Giuliani answered. Matthews demanded to know when exactly this momentous shift took place. “He did two years ago — two years ago — three years ago,” Giuliani claimed, later changing his answer to up to five years ago. He … [Read more...] about In Giuliani’s Alternate Reality, Trump Disavowed Birtherism Two Years Ago
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The crack police chief who caught the Night Stalker in just 17 DAYS... after 12 years of blundersBy Stephen Wright for the Daily Mail and Colin Fernandez for the Daily Mail and Daily Mail Reporter Updated: 14:39 GMT, 25 March 2011 e-mail 384 View Grant handed life with minimum of 27 years behind bars for reign of terrorBrave victims relive ordeals in front of packed court as Grant is sentencedGrant told court ex-wife had planted his DNA at crime scenes'Number of police officers to face misconduct hearings'Victims were often blind, deaf or had dementiaA leading murder detective stopped 'Night Stalker' Delroy Grant in just 17 days - after a 17-year hunt for the man who carried out sex attacks on 500 elderly people.After an appalling catalogue of police blunders, Detective Chief Inspector Colin Sutton was drafted in to catch the rapist - who was jailed for life today after eluding officers for years.Police had relied on DNA evidence but DCI Sutton set up a giant … [Read more...] about The crack police chief who caught the Night Stalker in just 17 DAYS… after 12 years of blunders
Police officers have stopped standing guard outside the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, where Wikileaks founder Julian Assange is holed up, for the first time in more than three years. Scotland Yard said yesterday that they have removed the permanent guard of officers who have been stationed outside ready to arrest Assange since 2012 - at a total cost of £12.6million The controversial activist has been living in the embassy to avoid being extradited to Sweden over rape allegations. Assange appeared to celebrate the announcement by ordering himself a celebratory pizza, as a £12.99 Domino's order marked for 'J Assange' was delivered to the embassy yesterday afternoon. Scroll down for video Police said they have removed the permanent guard of officers who have been stationed outside the embassy ever since Julian Assange (pictured at the embassy) took refuge there in 2012 in a bid to avoid extradition Scotland Yard said that while they are removing the … [Read more...] about Free to go? Julian Assange celebrates with a £12.99 Domino’s pizza after police end their 24-hour watch at the embassy where he fled three years ago… so will he now walk out?
A security boss said he warned bouncer Tudor Simionov not to work outside Eddie Davenport’s sex parties because of the ‘crowd it attracts’ as new footage emerged showing a knife being brandished during the tragic New Year’s Eve brawl. The shocking video, taken moments before Mr Simionov, 33, was fatally stabbed in the chest, shows a large crowd of men grappling with each other, fists flying as they fight in the street. At one stage a knife is waved in the air before falling to the ground. The men are surrounded by jeering male and female by-standers who shout as the men wrestle over the bonnet of a car. The footage also shows two other bouncers wrestling with the men outside the exclusive club. At one stage a knife is waved in the air before falling to the ground, as people scuffle in the street outside the Mayfair townhouse The shocking video, taken moments before Mr Simionov, 33, was fatally stabbed in the chest, shows a large crowd of men grappling … [Read more...] about New video shows knife mayhem exploding outside New Year Mayfair ‘sex party’ where bouncer was murdered as it emerges hate preacher Abu Hamza’s son, 26, is being quizzed over the attack
Video PlayerClose By Oliver Trust BERLIN, Nov. 22 (Xinhua) -- To discover Borussia Moenchengladbach's charisma, a journey into the past is necessary. The five-time German Champion (1970, 71, 75, 76 and 77) and two times UEFA-Cup winner (today the Euro League) of 1975 and 1979 was called the goal-factory. Young stars like Guenter Netzer and Jupp Heynckes played enchanting football with the "Fohlen-Elf" (team of foals) over more than a decade. Borussia was the big challenger of Bayern Munich, proving it doesn't always take heaps of money to create enthusiasm. After having lost contact with the national and international top for many years, the side is back on the top and currently leading the Bundesliga. Fans now puzzle over the question if their team is strong enough to win the first national title after 42 years. COACH MARCO ROSE (42) It might have been a surprise that Champions League winner Juergen Klopp a few months ago called the Leipzig-born the most hyped German coach. Several … [Read more...] about Five reasons why Moenchengladbach can dream of first national title in 42 years