Foiled Plot in Miami Is 99th Terror Plot Against US Since 9/11

The Department of Justice charged Vicente Adolfo Solano last week with attempting to use an explosive device at a Miami mall. Solano had pledged his allegiance to ISIS. This case represents the 99th Islamist terrorism plot or attack against the U.S. homeland since 9/11.   A confidential informant with the Drug Enforcement Administration notified authorities that […]

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The Plot to Bring Down Trump

By PATRICK J. BUCHANAN  Well over a year after the FBI began investigating “collusion” between the Trump campaign and Vladimir Putin, Special Counsel Robert Mueller has brought in his first major indictment. Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort has been charged with a series of crimes dating back years, though none is tied directly to President Donald […]

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146 in Real Estate Industry Buck National Group by Backing GOP Tax Plan

Nearly 150 real estate professionals from 34 states Monday urged congressional Republicans to pass their tax reform package, saying it would “unleash economic growth, create jobs, and increase wages.” In a letter addressed to House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, the 146 signers buck their industry’s trade association with support for […]

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White House Dismissive of 2 Indictments, Guilty Plea in Russia Probe

Even though Paul Manafort was indicted Monday on charges that weren’t connected to Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, some legal experts think prosecutors are pursuing leverage for more information. Further, the guilty plea by a low-level campaign adviser could be a more direct link. “If I were [Manafort’s] lawyer, I would advise him to plead guilty […]

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Women’s Convention Attendees Criticize Leadership for Excluding Conservatives

DETROIT—At the first-ever Women’s Convention, organized by leaders of the Women’s March, the topic of abortion was front and center. The Daily Signal interviewed attendees of the event, held Friday through Sunday, who shared their thoughts on pro-life women and whether they think Women’s March leaders should make an effort to include the voices of […]

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Senate Eyes Permanent Ban on Justice Department ‘Slush Fund’ for Political Friends

Legislation to codify the U.S. attorney general’s recent ban on diverting millions in legal settlements to outside groups is now in the Senate’s court, following last week’s House action. The Justice Department practice, widely criticized as a $1 billion “slush fund” benefiting liberal advocacy groups in the last 30 months of the Obama administration alone, […]

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Media Smears Official Who Tried to Protect Immigrant Minor, Prevent Abortion

The radical pro-abortion lobby and its allies in the media are out to vilify and destroy Scott Lloyd. The New York Times calls him an “anti-abortion crusader.” A Washington Post columnist calls him an “anti-abortion zealot.” Meanwhile, in its news section, the Post underscores that Lloyd, who serves in the Trump administration as director of the Office of Refugee Resettlement, has six children. The National Abortion Rights Action League calls him […]

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Berkeley Student Paper Apologizes for ‘Anti-Semitic’ Cartoon of Alan Dershowitz

Student newspaper editors at the University of California, Berkeley apologized for an “anti-Semitic” cartoon of lawyer, author, and commentator Alan Dershowitz a week after publishing it. Editors at the The Daily Californian apologized Wednesday for the “pain and anger” caused by an Oct. 18 cartoon featuring the former Harvard professor, Fox News Channel reported. The […]

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No Infidels: Maryland New Home Community Sold Homes Only To Muslims

A housing development in Maryland is mired in contradicting legal grievances from city officials and residents after it marketed and sold homes only to Muslims. A developer for River Run, a housing development along the Gunpowder river in Joppatowne, Md., filed a lawsuit against Hartford county officials in September, alleging that its refusal to continue […]

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