Michiana residents make voices heard on proposed Indiana-Michigan Power rate hike – 95.3 MNC

Some Michiana residents might be seeing a rate increase in their power bills soon, and some made their voices heard about it Monday night.

State Dept. and Nikki Haley Defend UN Vote: No, the US Does Not Support Death Penalty for Gays – Lauretta Brown

Several left-leaning publications, including Salon and Think Progress, were outraged Tuesday evening that the U.S. voted no, along with Iraq, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the UAE, on a resolution in the UN Human Rights Council that condemned the death penalty, including as a punishment for those in same-sex relationships.

Geraldo Corrects ‘Fake News’ Reports About Trump and Puerto Rico – Cortney O’Brien

Fox News’s Geraldo Rivera has been in Puerto Rico for a week now following the plights of individuals after Hurricane Maria destroyed large swaths of the island.

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Donald Trump and Melania Trump Visit Las Vegas Shooting Victims at Hospital

President and first lady Melania Trump visited Las Vegas on Wednesday after a deadly shooting killed 59 people at a country music concert and wounded hundreds more.

 

Associated Press: Las Vegas Shooter Had 12 Firearms With Devices That Could ‘Mimic’ Automatic Fire – Matt Vespa

Katie offered us a glimpse of the firearms used by Stephen Paddock to murder 59 people and injure another 527 at the Route 91 Harvest music festival, where 22,000 people were enjoying the event’s last night of performers.

Las Vegas gunman set up camera inside his hotel room | New York Post

Las Vegas madman Stephen Paddock set up a camera inside his hotel room during his deadly shooting rampage — and other surveillance in the hallway to alert him as cops closed in on him, officials said.

Stephen Paddock, Las Vegas gunman, prescribed anti-anxiety drug diazepam

The man who committed the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history was prescribed an anti-anxiety drug in June, according to The Las Vegas Review-Journal.

“We Shouldn’t Worry About It”: Vegas Shooter’s Girlfriend’s Bizarre Statements To Family Revealed

The girlfriend of Las Vegas attacker Stephen Paddock told family she has a “clean conscience” following his horrific mass murder and that she wanted to return to the U.S. to clear her name.

Mattis Changes Engagement In Afghanistan | The Daily Caller

Secretary of Defense James Mattis has changed the rules of engagement in Afghanistan, in effect unleashing troops to fire on the Taliban without first having to be in physical contact.

Health Premiums Continue To Skyrocket | The Daily Caller

Insurance premiums in states from Georgia to New York will increase dramatically in 2018, rising as high as 57 percent in some areas.

Even The Cheapest Obamacare Plans Are “Unaffordable” In 94% Of American Cities, New Study Finds | Zero Hedge

According to a study released today by eHealth, Inc., which operates eHealth.com, the average family of three earning slightly too much to qualify for subsidies in 2018 would need to increase its household income by nearly $29,000 before health insurance became “affordable” based on Obamacare criteria.

Oakland County Woman Ordered To Jail After Refusing To Vaccinate Son « CBS Detroit

An Oakland County woman has been sentenced to seven days in jail after refusing to comply with an order to vaccinate her 9-year-old son.

Dem Sen Blumenthal: ‘Significant’ Receptiveness From Republicans on Bump-Stock Ban – Breitbart

Wednesday on MSNBC, Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT)  said he had “significant” receptiveness during conversations with his Republican colleagues on legislation to ban gun modifications that convert semi-automatic guns into an automatics, such as a bump-stock reportedly used by the Las Vegas shooter.

Jessica Chastain Gets Torn to Shreds Over False Tweet on Buying Firearms – Christine Rousselle

Actress Jessica Chastain took to Twitter on Tuesday night to complain about the current state of affairs in the United States. Chastain expressed frustration that in the United States, a person has to wait six months for an X-ray, but is easily able to purchase a rifle.