Craig Bannister Articles http://cnsnews.com/source/73060/feed en Gohmert Blasts Obama's 'Callous, Wanton Disregard for American Lives' With Ebola Import Plan http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/gohmert-blasts-obamas-callous-wanton-disregard-american-lives-ebola <p>Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) blasted Pres. Obama regarding the Obama Administration's plans to bring non-U.S. citizens infected with Ebola into the United States.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-png" alt="image/png icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/ebola.png" type="image/png; length=365008">ebola.png</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/gohmert-blasts-obamas-callous-wanton-disregard-american-lives-ebola" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blog callous disregard ebola Pres. Barack Obama Rep. Louis Gohmert wanton Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:00:12 +0000 craig 850991 at http://cnsnews.com NOAA's Climate Teachers' Guide: 'Alarming Students' Causes Them to 'Succumb to Denial' http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/noaas-climate-teachers-guide-alarming-students-causes-them-succumb-denial If educators scare students too much about the threat of climate change, they may "succumb to denial," a teachers' guide by the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) warns.<div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-png" alt="image/png icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/Sun with Sunglasses.png" type="image/png; length=32481">Sun with Sunglasses.png</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/noaas-climate-teachers-guide-alarming-students-causes-them-succumb-denial" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blog climate denial guide NOAA succumb to denial Tue, 28 Oct 2014 20:10:55 +0000 craig 850706 at http://cnsnews.com Immigration Agents Union Issues 'Urgent Plea to Nation' to Stop Executive Amnesty 'Before It's Too Late' http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/immigration-agents-union-issues-urgent-plea-nation-stop-executive-amnesty <p>The head of the U.S. immigration agents union has issued an "urgent plea to the nation" to stop Pres. Obama's planned executive amnesty "before it is too late" and the U.S. becomes "exponentially" more dangerous.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/OBAMA SIGNS DEBT LIMIT--WHITE HOUSE PHOTO.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=240484">OBAMA SIGNS DEBT LIMIT--WHITE HOUSE PHOTO.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/immigration-agents-union-issues-urgent-plea-nation-stop-executive-amnesty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blog executive amnesty immigration agents urgent plea USCIS Mon, 27 Oct 2014 21:54:37 +0000 craig 850313 at http://cnsnews.com NIH: Ebola 'An Extraordinarily Remote Threat' - But, 'We Might Actually Need a Vaccine' http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/nih-ebola-extraordinarily-remote-threat-we-might-actually-need-vaccine <p>The White House is promoting a new video on Ebola by the infectious disease chief at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in which he reassures Americans that Ebola "is an extraordinarily remote threat."</p> <p>In his three-minute video, NIH's Dr. Anthony Fauci explains that the Ebola threat in the U.S. is low because of the conditions required to spread the disease:</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/092613_flu_vaccine_lg.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=90560">092613_flu_vaccine_lg.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/nih-ebola-extraordinarily-remote-threat-we-might-actually-need-vaccine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blog ebola extraordinarily remote threat nih vaccine Mon, 27 Oct 2014 18:24:27 +0000 craig 850226 at http://cnsnews.com NOAA Unveils Climate Change 'Visualization Tool' http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/noaa-unveils-climate-change-visualization-tool <p>The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is touting a new tool to help city planners imagine what the effects of climate change would look like if water levels rose or fell by up to six feet.</p> <p>NOAA says the new "Lake Level Viewer" provides a "visualization" of the effects of climate change and fluctuations in water level:</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/Lake Level Viewer_original_photo_Marty_Drabic.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=1132911">Lake Level Viewer_original_photo_Marty_Drabic.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/noaa-unveils-climate-change-visualization-tool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blog climate change NOAA visualization Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:28:01 +0000 craig 849099 at http://cnsnews.com White House: If You Liked Our Stimulus, You'll Love Our New Ebola Czar http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/white-house-if-you-liked-our-stimulus-youll-love-our-new-ebola-czar <p>White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest is selling the idea that Rob Klain will make a good Ebola Czar - even <a href="/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/wh-press-secretary-we-werent-looking-ebola-expert-be-ebola-czar">without any Ebola expertise</a> - because of his work on the $830 billion failed Stimulus.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/ebola-medics_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=39729">ebola-medics.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/white-house-if-you-liked-our-stimulus-youll-love-our-new-ebola-czar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blog Ebola Czar economic stimulus stimulus Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:58:59 +0000 craig 847807 at http://cnsnews.com WH Press Secretary: We Weren't Looking for 'an Ebola Expert' to Be the Ebola Czar http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/wh-press-secretary-we-werent-looking-ebola-expert-be-ebola-czar <p>Pres. Obama wasn't looking for an Ebola expert when he picked Ron Klain to be the new Ebola Czar, White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest explained Friday.</p> <p>"What does Ron Klain know about Ebola?" a reporter asked Earnest at a press conference.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/wh-press-secretary-we-werent-looking-ebola-expert-be-ebola-czar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blog Ebola Czar ebola expert Ron Klain White House press secretary Josh Earnest Fri, 17 Oct 2014 21:19:13 +0000 craig 847095 at http://cnsnews.com Sen. Sessions: Obama Choice of 'Expert in Political Spin' as Ebola Czar Means 'Things Will Get Worse' http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/sen-sessions-obama-choice-expert-political-spin-ebola-czar-means-things <p>Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) today denounced today Pres. Obama's selection of Ron Klain to be his Ebola "czar" as well as on the President's latest executive actions on immigration - warning that Klain will only make the Ebola crisis worse.</p> <p>Sessions says that Klain is nothing more than a partisan "political spin" expert with no health care expertise:</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/Ebola Virus.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=872845">Ebola Virus.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/sen-sessions-obama-choice-expert-political-spin-ebola-czar-means-things" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blog Ebola Czar Sen. Jeff Sessions (R.-Ala.) Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:02:07 +0000 craig 847054 at http://cnsnews.com School Nutrition Assn.: New Standards Hike Costs $1.2B, Prompt Million Lost Participants http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/school-nutrition-assn-new-standards-hike-costs-12b-prompt-million-lost <p>The School Nutrition Association (SNA) is bemoaning how new school lunch standards have a cast a pall on National School Lunch Week <a href="http://www.schoolnutrition.org/NSLW2014/">National School Lunch Week (October 13-17)</a>.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/Michelle-Obama-made-a-Turn-Down-for-What-Vine-inspired-by-turnips.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=27283">Michelle-Obama-made-a-Turn-Down-for-What-Vine-inspired-by-turnips.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/school-nutrition-assn-new-standards-hike-costs-12b-prompt-million-lost" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blog costs participation School Nutrition Association Thu, 16 Oct 2014 22:04:28 +0000 craig 846716 at http://cnsnews.com NOAA's Winter Climate Prediction: West Warmer, South Colder, 'Equal Chance' Elsewhere http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/noaas-winter-climate-prediction-west-warmer-south-colder-equal-chance <p>Most of the U.S. has an "equal chance" of being either hotter or colder this Winter, predicts The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) Climate Prediction Center.</p> <p>In its <a href="http://www.cpc.ncep.noaa.gov/products/predictions/90day/fxus05.html">"Winter Outlook"</a> issued today, NOAA presents its forecast:</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/Outlook_map_temp2014F_300_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=102889">Outlook_map_temp2014F_300.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/noaas-winter-climate-prediction-west-warmer-south-colder-equal-chance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blog climate forecast NOAA winter Thu, 16 Oct 2014 16:29:07 +0000 craig 846539 at http://cnsnews.com Obama: 'I Shook Hands with, Hugged, and Kissed...a Couple of Nurses' at Ebola Hospital http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/obama-i-shook-hands-hugged-and-kisseda-couple-nurses-ebola-hospital <p>Today, Pres. Obama addressed the case of the second health care worker to be diagnosed with Ebola in Dallas, Amber Joy Vinson, by saying he has so much faith in the protocols followed by hospital health care workers that he hugged and kissed them.</p> <p>[video:1]</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/OBAMA-AP PHOTO_5_1.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=73273">OBAMA-AP PHOTO_5.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-inserted-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/video/cnsnews/obama-felt-perfectly-safe-hugging-kissing-nurses">Obama: &#039;Felt Perfectly Safe&#039; Hugging, Kissing Nurses</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/obama-i-shook-hands-hugged-and-kisseda-couple-nurses-ebola-hospital" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blog ebola Emory hugged kissed nurses Pres. Barack Obama Thu, 16 Oct 2014 02:29:43 +0000 craig 846294 at http://cnsnews.com Sen. Cruz: Houston's Sermon Subpoenas Are a 'Grotesque Abuse of Power' http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/sen-cruz-houstons-sermon-subpoenas-are-grotesque-abuse-power <p>U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today condemned the City of Houston's recent <a href="http://www.foxnews.com/opinion/2014/10/14/city-houston-demands-pastors-turn-over-sermons/">subpoena requiring pastors to submit sermons</a>.</p> <p>Cruz called the subpoenas "shocking and shameful":</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/ted cruz_8.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=224256">ted cruz.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/sen-cruz-houstons-sermon-subpoenas-are-grotesque-abuse-power" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blog Houston Sen. Sen. Ted Cruz sermons Subpoenas Wed, 15 Oct 2014 17:42:36 +0000 craig 846068 at http://cnsnews.com Help Wanted: Feds Seek Agents for SW Border http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/help-wanted-feds-seek-agents-sw-border <p>The U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency announced today that it's seeking job applications for border patrol agent positions on the Southwest border.</p> <p>To apply for border patrol agent positions, applicants must have an active USA Jobs account and complete an online application at <a href="http://www.usajobs.gov/">www.usajobs.gov</a>.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-png" alt="image/png icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/Border Agent Help Wanted Ad.png" type="image/png; length=896203">Border Agent Help Wanted Ad.png</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/help-wanted-feds-seek-agents-sw-border" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blog border agents help wanted hiring Wed, 15 Oct 2014 15:08:58 +0000 craig 845982 at http://cnsnews.com Nearly 900,000 Illegals with Removal Orders Still in U.S.--167,000 Are Convicted Criminals http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/nearly-900000-illegals-removal-orders-still-us-167000-are-convicted <p>Nearly 900,000 illegal aliens who have received a final order of removal are still in the United States - and about 167,000 of these are convicted criminals who were released by ICE and are currently at large, a new analysis of government data by the Center for Immigration Studies (CIS) shows.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/border-fence_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=79401">border-fence.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/nearly-900000-illegals-removal-orders-still-us-167000-are-convicted" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blog illegal aliens Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:18:05 +0000 craig 845917 at http://cnsnews.com Swastika Ring Sales Spark 'PR Crisis' for Amazon, Sears http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/swastika-ring-sales-spark-pr-crisis-amazon-sears <p>Sales of Swastika rings for "punk rock fashion" online at Amazon.com and Sears Marketplace have prompted a backlash of consumer complaints - to which the two retailers responded in much different ways.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/Swastika Ring at Sears Online.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=42713">Swastika Ring at Sears Online.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/swastika-ring-sales-spark-pr-crisis-amazon-sears" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Amazon.com Blog pr Sears Swastika ring Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:53:50 +0000 craig 845479 at http://cnsnews.com Kerry: 'What's the Worst that Could Happen' with Our Climate Agenda?; Inhofe: We'll Lose Millions of Jobs http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/kerry-whats-worst-could-happen-our-climate-agenda-inhofe-well-lose <p>Even if climate alarmists are wrong, only good can come of enacting their taxes, restrictions and regulations, Sec. of State John Kerry said in a speech at the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center Thursday: [video:1]</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/kerry-foodprizeAP_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=29335">kerry-foodprizeAP.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-inserted-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/video/cnsnews/john-kerry-if-climate-change-skeptics-are-wrong-life-you-know-it-earth-ends">John Kerry: If Climate Change Skeptics Are Wrong ‘Life as You Know It on Earth Ends’</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/kerry-whats-worst-could-happen-our-climate-agenda-inhofe-well-lose" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blog climate Kerry Sen. Jim Inhofe what's the worst Fri, 10 Oct 2014 17:43:02 +0000 craig 844371 at http://cnsnews.com Kerry: 'Life as You Know It on Earth Ends' If Climate Skeptics Are Wrong http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/kerry-life-you-know-it-earth-ends-if-climate-skeptics-are-wrong <p>"Life as you know it on Earth ends" if climate change skeptics are wrong, <a href="http://www.state.gov/secretary/remarks/2014/10/232779.htm">Sec. of State John Kerry declared</a> Thursday. [video:1]</p> <p>But, even if climate alarmists are wrong, nothing bad can come of enacting their taxes, restrictions and regulations, Kerry said in a speech at the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center:</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-png" alt="image/png icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/Sun with Sunglasses.png" type="image/png; length=32481">Sun with Sunglasses.png</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-inserted-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/video/cnsnews/john-kerry-if-climate-change-skeptics-are-wrong-life-you-know-it-earth-ends">John Kerry: If Climate Change Skeptics Are Wrong ‘Life as You Know It on Earth Ends’</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/kerry-life-you-know-it-earth-ends-if-climate-skeptics-are-wrong" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blog climate Kerry life on Earth Fri, 10 Oct 2014 14:46:55 +0000 craig 844288 at http://cnsnews.com Airport Screeners to Take Temperatures of Travelers from Ebola-Stricken Countries http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/airport-screeners-take-temperatures-travelers-ebola-stricken-countries <p>The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Department of Homeland Security's Customs and Border Protection (CBP) this week will begin new layers of entry screening - which includes <a href="http://www.dhs.gov/news/2014/10/08/enhanced-ebola-screening-start-five-us-airports-all-people-entering-us-ebola">taking travelers' temperatures </a>- at five U.S.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/THERMOMETER-AP PHOTO.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=27271">THERMOMETER-AP PHOTO.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/airport-screeners-take-temperatures-travelers-ebola-stricken-countries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> airport screening Blog ebola temperature Thu, 09 Oct 2014 19:35:41 +0000 craig 844004 at http://cnsnews.com Meth-Smuggling Surge Thwarted by Border Agents http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/meth-smuggling-surge-thwarted-border-agents <p>U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers have thwarted <a href="http://www.cbp.gov/newsroom/media-releases">three attempts to smuggle meth across the border</a> into the U.S. in just the past few days.</p> <p>Two of the alleged meth-mules simply tried to walk through Customs with their stashes, CBP reports:</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/meth.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=86248">meth.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/meth-smuggling-surge-thwarted-border-agents" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blog border agents meth Thu, 09 Oct 2014 14:05:21 +0000 craig 843868 at http://cnsnews.com Senator: Obama's $1B Ebola Spending Crafted 'Behind Closed Doors' to Bypass Congress http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/senator-obamas-1b-ebola-spending-crafted-behind-closed-doors-bypass <p><span style="font-size: small;">Sen. David Vitter (R-La.), a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee (SASC), blasted Pres. Obama today, charging that Obama has crafted a $1 billion Ebola spending plan “behind closed doors” and without letting Congress see it.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: small;"> </span></p> <p><span style="font-size: small;"> </span></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/Congress_money.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=38236">Congress_money.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/senator-obamas-1b-ebola-spending-crafted-behind-closed-doors-bypass" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blog Sen. David Vitter Wed, 08 Oct 2014 21:20:02 +0000 craig 843661 at http://cnsnews.com 1,052,938 U.S. Residents Now Speak Arabic Other than English at Home http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/1052938-us-residents-now-speak-arabic-other-english-home <p>The number U.S. residents who speak a language other than English at home increased 3.7% to a record 61.8 million from 2010-2013 - fueled, in part, by a 21.7% increase in Arabic home-speakers.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/arabic_pic_636.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=23011">arabic_pic_636.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/1052938-us-residents-now-speak-arabic-other-english-home" target="_blank">read more</a></p> arabic Blog Mon, 06 Oct 2014 16:00:29 +0000 craig 842681 at http://cnsnews.com Biden: Putin Deploying 'Little Green Men' to 'Take on the Ukrainian Military' http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/biden-putin-deploying-little-green-men-take-ukrainian-military <p>In a speech in Boston Thursday, <b><a href="http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2014/10/03/remarks-vice-president-john-f-kennedy-forum">Vice Pres. Biden twice warned that Russia is deploying "little green men"</a></b> as a new form of "asymmetrical" international coercion - with disastrous results:</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/putin-shoiguAP.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=22844">putin-shoiguAP.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/biden-putin-deploying-little-green-men-take-ukrainian-military" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Biden Blog little green men Putin Fri, 03 Oct 2014 17:35:41 +0000 craig 841909 at http://cnsnews.com Biden Declares China Part of North America http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/biden-declares-china-part-north-america-0 Vice president Joe Biden declared China a North American country <b><a href="http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2014/10/03/remarks-vice-president-john-f-kennedy-forum">in a speech</a></b> at Boston's John F. Kennedy Forum at the Harvard Kennedy School on Thursday.<br /><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-png" alt="image/png icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/Map China in North America.png" type="image/png; length=42252">Map China in North America.png</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/biden-declares-china-part-north-america-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Biden Blog China North America Fri, 03 Oct 2014 14:38:58 +0000 craig 841839 at http://cnsnews.com Harley Stolen from Police Officer in 1972 Found, Returned to Family http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/harley-stolen-police-officer-1972-found-returned-family <p>U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Outbound Enforcement Team officers at the Los Angeles/Long Beach (LA/LB) seaport intercepted a stolen 60 year-old 1954 FL Harley-Davidson Hydra-Glide motorcycle, destined to Australia. CBP seized it on September 9 and turned it over to authorities for further investigation and return to its rightful owner.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/1954 Harley Stolen in 1970.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=76766">1954 Harley Stolen in 1970.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/harley-stolen-police-officer-1972-found-returned-family" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blog Harley police officer stolen Thu, 02 Oct 2014 19:48:50 +0000 craig 841532 at http://cnsnews.com Judge: IRS Obamacare Rule 'Is Arbitrary, Capricious, and Abuse of Discretion' http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/judge-irs-obamacare-rule-arbitrary-capricious-and-abuse-discretion <p><a href="http://www.ok.gov/oag/documents/Oklahoma%20v%20Burwell%20ruling.pdf">In his decision</a>, U.S. District Judge Ronald White concluded Tuesday that the IRS rule altering the Obamacare law and providing billions in subsidies is "arbitrary, capricious and abuse of discretion":</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/irs-604cs042913.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=65322">irs-604cs042913.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/craig-bannister/judge-irs-obamacare-rule-arbitrary-capricious-and-abuse-discretion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> abuse arbitrary Blog capricious court decision IRS lawsuit Obamacare Oklahoma Thu, 02 Oct 2014 17:10:38 +0000 craig 841468 at http://cnsnews.com