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Rich Mitchell is the editor-in-chief of Conservative Daily News. His posts may contain opinions that are his own and are not necessarily shared by Anomalous Media, CDN, staff or .. much of anyone else. Find him on twitter, facebook and

Trump administration warns Maduro after 2 citizens killed by military for trying to keep border open to receive aid

The Trump administration issued a strong warning to former Venezuelan dictator Nicolas Maduro after two citizens, attempting to get food and supplies into the country, were killed by soldiers loyal to him. “The world is watching,” White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said in a statement. “Press reports indicate that the military has killed two indigenous people and has injured ...

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The United States Pre-Positions Aid for Venezuelans on the Brazil-Venezuela Border

On Friday, the United States and its partners began pre-positioning additional humanitarian aid for Venezuelans in Boa Vista, Brazil in proximity to the Brazil-Venezuela border. This life-saving humanitarian assistance is made up of 178 metric tons of locally-procured food supplies and is ready to be delivered to Venezuelans suffering from severe food shortages inside Venezuela. This aid includes: Food kits ...

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South Florida Patient Recruiter Convicted For Role In $600,000 Health Care Kickback Scheme

A federal jury found a South Florida patient recruiter guilty today for her role in a scheme involving approximately $600,000 in Medicare claims for home health care that were procured through the payment of kickbacks. After a four-day trial, Yamilet Diaz, 50, of Hialeah, Florida, was convicted of one count of conspiracy to defraud the United States and receive health ...

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Report: Sales of New Homes Down 8% in January

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Sales of new single-family homes fell 8 percent year over year in January, fifth consecutive month of year-over-year declines in new-home sales, according to Redfin (NASDAQ: RDFN), the next-generation real estate brokerage. But the size of the drop was smaller than in December in all regions except the West, where sales fell by more in January than they did a ...

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President Donald Trump’s Schedule for Saturday, February 23, 2019

President Donald Trump has no public events on his schedule for Saturday. The White House announced that the president is not expected to leave the grounds today. Keep up with Trump on President Trump’s Schedule Page. President Trump’s schedule for 2/23/19 All Times EST No Public Events White House Briefing Schedule None Content created by Conservative Daily News is available for re-publication without ...

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Sons of Joaquin Guzman Loera Aka “El Chapo” Charged with Drug Trafficking

An indictment against Joaquin Guzman Lopez and Ovidio Guzman Lopez, charging them with a conspiracy to distribute cocaine, methamphetamine, and marijuana for importation into the United States was unsealed last week. The Guzman Lopez brothers, believed to currently reside in Mexico, are the sons of Joaquin Guzman Loera, aka “El Chapo,” who was convicted by a jury in the Eastern ...

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United States-Israel Diplomatic Efforts Underpin First Israeli Spacecraft Landing on the Moon

The Trump administration congratulated the Government of Israel and our respective commercial space industries for the historic SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launch of SpaceIL’s Lunar Lander named Beresheet. The mission launched yesterday from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida, at 8:45 p.m. EST and will land on the Moon in about two months, according to a Fox News report. The ...

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ICE removes UK national convicted of violating FATCA

NEW YORK — A United Kingdom national, the first to be convicted of violating the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) in the U.S., was removed to his home country Feb. 15 by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) deportation officers. Adrian Paul Baron, 64, was removed to London, via a commercial flight from New ...

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Defense Department Awards $10 Million in Funding to Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute

The Department of Defense has awarded $10 million in funding to the Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute (DMDII), with an option of $20 million more over the upcoming five years to lead the digital future of manufacturing Feb. 21. This award is part of a new multi-year follow-on agreement with a ceiling of $60 million of government funding. The ...

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Georgia CBP Officers Intercept $19 Million Cocaine Shipment

SAVANNAH, GA. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers working at the Savannah seaport last November encountered a commercial shipment of pineapples that originated in Cartagena, Colombia.  During a physical inspection, officers discovered 450 packages weighing 1,157 pounds concealed in the produce.  A subsequent field test confirmed that the packages contained cocaine. “This was ...

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President Donald Trump’s Schedule for Friday, February 22, 2019

The White House Front with Christmas Decorations

President Donald Trump will travel to the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium where he will deliver a speech at the Republican Governors Association event. Keep up with Trump on President Trump’s Schedule Page. President Trump’s schedule for 2/22/19 All Times EST 2:30 PM Meet with the Vice Premier of the People’s Republic of China – Oval Office 7:10 PM Depart the White House en ...

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CBP Enhances Security in El Paso in Preparation for Wave of Illegal Aliens; Funding for Physical Barriers an Issue

EL PASO, Texas – Due to reports of the increasing numbers of migrants arriving in the Mexican city of Ciudad Juarez across from El Paso, CBP is currently enhancing security efforts in the area. To ensure the ports of entry are not overrun by a large number of people attempting to enter the U.S. illegally, CBP has taken steps to ...

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Operation Stonegarden Flight Leads to Arrest of Illegal Aliens

TUCSON, Ariz. – Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents arrested a group of eight illegal aliens from Guatemala with the assistance a Pinal County Sheriff’s Office helicopter crew participating in Operation Stonegarden southeast of Ajo, Wednesday morning. Agents utilizing portable surveillance technology observed the group in a wash several miles north of the international border. A Pinal County Sheriff’s Office Huey ...

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Honduran Woman Claims She Was Kidnapped by Smuggler

DEL RIO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Eagle Pass Station arrested a group of illegal aliens near Eagle Pass, Texas.  A Honduran female in the group stated she was kidnapped in Mexico before entering the United States. “Smugglers have no regard for human dignity or safety in the pursuit of profits,” said Del Rio Sector Acting Chief ...

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Border Patrol Intercepts $1.4M worth of Methamphetamine in the RIo Grande Valley

EDINBURG, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents in the Rio Grande Valley continue to interdict narcotics at immigration checkpoints and between ports of entry. On Wednesday afternoon, agents working at the Falfurrias Checkpoint referred a vehicle to the secondary inspection area after a Border Patrol K-9 alerted. During the inspection, agents located over 45 pounds of methamphetamine, worth an estimated ...

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