Mark Masterson

[VIDEO] Taliban Release U.S. Soldier Taken Hostage In 2009

BREAKING: Taliban Release U.S. Soldier Taken Hostage In 2009 in a 5-1 deal for Taliban prisoners. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, an American prisoner of war in Afghanistan, has been released after almost five years in captivity, the White House said on Saturday. In a statement, President Obama said he was “honoured to call his parents…

VA Secretary Shinseki Resigns

BREAKING: VA Secretary Shinseki Resigns to The President. Eric Shinseki initially thought VA crisis was isolated. “I no longer believe it. It is systemic,” he said. Shinseki cites “unacceptable lack of integrity within some of our veterans health facilities. Shinseki to Meet with President Obama at 10:15 Friday morning. It is not clear whether he…

LA Clippers: Steve Ballmer buys NBA franchise for record $2bn

Former Microsoft chief executive succeeds with $2 billion offer, group including Oprah Winfrey made $1.5 billion losing bid Former Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer has bought the NBA’s Los Angeles Clippers franchise for $2bn, a record for a professional basketball team, sole trustee Shelly Sterling has announced. In a news release from Greenberg Glusker, Sterling’s…

Inmarsat Satellite data released for MH370 after months of waiting

Breaking: Immarsat Satellite data released for MH370 after months of waiting. Data from communications between satellites and missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 was released Tuesday. For weeks, the satellite company Inmarsat said it didn’t have the authority to release the data, deferring to Malaysian authorities, which are in charge of the search for the plane…

California Mass Shooter – Creepy Video Manifesto [VIDEO]

Here is the gun ‘mans’ manifesto creepy video from youtube via live leak. The suspects has allegedly been identified by other students as Elliot Rodger, who posted a creepy video with his threats (above) less than 24 hours prior to the shootings, citing a rejection of girls as one of the primary reasons. Elliot is…

House passes NSA reform bill

The United States House of Representatives approved a surveillance reform bill early Thursday that aims to address controversial National Security Agency programs but falls well short of doing so, according to privacy advocates. In Washington, DC, the House voted 303-to-121 on Thursday morning in favor of the USA Freedom Act, which includes a provision that…

[VIDEO] China, Russia sign $400 billion natural gas deal

Russian President Vladimir Putin called the deal a “watershed event” and said implementation would start “tomorrow.” China signed a huge, long-awaited deal on Wednesday to buy Russian natural gas, giving Beijing a new source of clean energy and Moscow a diplomatic boost as it faces international sanctions for its aggressive actions in Ukraine. With the…

Led Zeppelin accused of stealing Stairway to Heaven opening

A lawyer is preparing an injunction against the upcoming reissue of Led Zeppelin IV, arguing that one of the group’s most famous guitar lines was nicked from the headlining act at their first US gig. “It’s been a long time coming,” attorney Francis Alexander Malofiy said in a feature story for Business Week. Malofiy represents…

AT&T to buy DirecTV for $48.5 billion

AT&T announced Sunday that it was acquiring DirecTV in a $49 billion deal that would create a new telecom and television behemoth to rival cable firms — while raising fresh concerns about competition and options for consumers. The deal, which must be approved by federal regulators, have prompted new concern that consumers could be left with…

[VIDEO] Democrats take on the Koch Brothers as per CNN

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid takes the unusual step of regularly ripping Charles and David Koch from the Senate floor. He says they have “no conscience,” calling them “un-American.” And now, is proposing a constitutional amendment to ban the kind of anonymous political giving the Kochs engage in and, some experts say, perfected.

Photo: 9/11 Memorial Museum opening

9/11 Memorial Museum opening was today. President Obama spoke. Mayor 911 spoke too. Chris Christie did not speak, but there was some traffic outside the memorial not sure if he was involved. God Bless the souls lost on 911, and in the following wars.

Dr. Karl Rove Wrong Again, Hillary Doesn’t Have Brain Damage, You Do

How much do Republicans fear Hillary Clinton in 2016? So much that Karl Rove has already started attacking her saying she might have brain damage. The conservative political mastermind credited with orchestrating George W. Bush’s two winning presidential campaigns insinuated in a fact-challenged attack last week that Clinton was brain damaged. Condemnation from Democrats and…

NHL: Montreal Canadiens Eliminate Boston Bruins in Game 7

NHL: Montreal Canadiens Eliminate Boston Bruins in Game 7 winning 3-1 and taking the series 4-3 in Boston. From the Boston Globe: What a painful exit for Bruins. It was shocking, out of character, and totally unexpected. And it will go down as one of the worst moments in franchise history. And now to GAME…