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Jan 05 10:20

HSBC let off over 'tax dodge' after another inquiry shelved: City watchdog faces fresh storm days after axing probe into fat cat banking culture

HSBC has been let off the hook over alleged tax-dodging – plunging the City watchdog into a fresh storm days after it scrapped a probe into the scandal-hit banking culture.

The bank’s Swiss private operation was accused of routinely helping super-rich clients avoid tax.

But it emerged last night the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has decided not to pursue formal action against it.

Jan 05 10:19

Hammond’s life threatened by U.S. Government, says Bundy: ‘They will put a bullet in my head […] they will kill me without hesitation’

Monday, in an exclusive interview conducted by Intellihub’s Shepard Ambellas, Ryan Bundy stated that Dwight Hammond was in fear of his life after being terrorized and threatened by the U.S. Government.

Jan 05 10:18


The White House released a fact-sheet Jan. 4 which previews the executive gun control Obama will unveil Tuesday and one aspect of the new controls is the inclusion of “information from the Social Security Administration in the background check system about beneficiaries who are prohibited from possessing a firearm.” On July 18 Breitbart News reported on Obama’s push to ban gun-possession for Social Security beneficiaries who are believed incapable of handling their own finances.

Jan 05 10:14

NJ school ends post-9/11 tradition of saying ‘God bless America’ each morning to avoid ACLU lawsuit

For the can’t-make-this-up file, Glenview Elementary School in Haddon Heights, NJ has agreed to stop having students say “God bless America” after the daily recital of the Pledge of Allegiance in order to avoid a court fight threatened by the ACLU:

Jan 05 10:13


Saudi Arabia has perpetrated a mass execution that puts ISIS’s beach beheadings to shame. Forty-seven heads rolled on Saturday. One of them belonged to Nimr al-Nimr, a revered Shi’ite cleric who had been sentenced to death for sermons in which he criticized the government (especially for its persecution of the country’s Shi’ite minority). His brother has been sentenced to be crucified. This was done as the Saudis continue to drop American bombs on Shia in Yemen (boosting Al Qaeda there) and to hire jihadis to help ISIS and Al-Qaeda kill Shia in Syria.

Jan 05 10:10


GISELA RAQUEL MOTA OCAMPO, the first woman elected mayor of Temixco, a city in the central Mexican state of Morelos, was expected to take on organized crime directly. She never got the chance. The 33-year-old assumed office on New Year’s Day. Less than 24 hours later she was dead, murdered in her own home by an alleged crew of paid assassins.

Jan 05 10:08

Congress Just Deceptively Nixed Food Label Law – Now You Won’t Know Where Your Meat is From

By Jay Syrmopoulos

It will soon become almost impossible to know where your pork or beef was born, raised or slaughtered, due to Congress repealing a labeling law that required retailers to include country of origin on pork and beef products.

Lawmakers claimed to have had little choice but to lift the labeling requirements after the World Trade Organization’s continual rulings against the U.S. labels...

Jan 05 10:04

The Difference Between A Militiaman And A Terrorist (Image)

Dwight Lincoln Hammond, Jr., 73, and his son, Steven Dwight Hammond, 46, both residents of Diamond, Oregon in Harney County, were sentenced to five years in prison by Chief U.S. District Judge Ann Aiken for arsons they committed on federal lands.

Jan 05 10:04

Bernie Sanders yet Again Proves He has no Clue how the law Works

It’s become quite clear over this election cycle that unabashed socialist Sen. Bernie Sanders has absolutely no clue how the law in our nation works.

Jan 05 09:50

Canadian Federal Court Approves Production Of AquaBounty’s GM Salmon

By Amanda Froelich

Health-conscious consumers in Canada will soon face having to determine whether or not the salmon their store supplies is genetically modified (GM). Why? Because an appeal by two environmental groups to the Canadian Federal Courts to halt the production of genetically modified (GM) salmon recently failed...

Jan 05 09:47

Half of UK financial institutions vulnerable to well-known crypto flaws

Fifty per cent of UK high street financial institutions utilise weak SSL certificates on their secure authentication portals, according to a new study by Xiphos Research.

An assessment of 84 UK- and foreign-owned banking institutions in November by the international information security firm, and published on Monday, found that more than half were running SSL certificates that may expose their customers data to unwarranted risk.

Problems identified included certificate instances that may be vulnerable to well-documented attacks, such as CRIME and POODLE, as well as other crypto flaws.

Jan 05 09:41

'Have they tried switching it off and on again?' HSBC customers channel fury into sarcasm as they endure a second day without online banking

Furious customers have taken to social media in their hundreds to vent after HSBC's online banking services went down for the second day in a row.

The banking giant's online personal banking page will not allow users to log for a second day, prompting users to take to social media with a variety of withering put-downs.

Referring to hit Channel 4 show the IT Crowd, Twitter user Paul Downes wrote: 'Have you tried switching it off and back on again? #HSBC.' Meanwhile, Amal Raj Vijay said: 'Dude, where's my account?'

Another social media user hopefully tweeted: 'Dear HSBC. I'm trying to transfer 50k online and its gone missing. Please fix your online system and refund my money. I have no receipt #hsbc.'

Jan 05 09:15

Govt Pays Millions in Reparations to 57 Victims of Worst Cop in History – Who Still Receives a Pension

By Andrew Emett

Responsible for torturing more than 200 people to obtain false confessions, former Chicago Police Commander Jon Burge has cost the city and Cook County over $100 million in legal fees and settlements. On Monday, the city of Chicago paid out $5.5 million in reparations to 57 of Burge’s victims, while the corrupt former police commander continues to receive his $4,000 monthly pension from the city...

Jan 05 09:13

CNN plans to air literal government propaganda during hour-long Obama sponsored gun control push

Over the years many independent journalists and alternative news outlets have exposed the very real control that powerful special interest groups and government agencies have over the mainstream media.

Jan 05 09:07

Oregon Standoff Solution (IMAGE)

Jan 05 09:06

Key fact: Hammonds targeted because government wants to steal their land

Feds want control of Harney County’s natural resources, here’s the story the corporate media will not tell you

Dwight Hammond, 73 and son Steven Hamond, 46, were prosecuted and convicted as part of an effort to remove the Hammond family from their ranch land.