Davos: United States and China Should Try to be More Like Sweden
by Breitbart London on January 20, 2020 at 5:04 pm
Nations can learn from Nordic countries when it comes to helping people scale up the economic ladder, a report said Monday.
China Says ‘No Need to Panic’ as Deadly Virus Goes International
by Frances Martel on January 20, 2020 at 4:54 pm
Chinese officials and state media insisted on Monday that the emergence of a previously unknown respiratory virus affecting hundreds and believed to have killed three people so far presented “no need to panic” and that the virus was not spreading significantly within China.
Facebook ‘Error’ Translated Xi Jinping’s Name to ‘Mr. Sh*hole’
by Lucas Nolan on January 20, 2020 at 4:27 pm
Social media giant Facebook has apologized for an “error” that incorrectly translated Chinese dictator Xi Jinping’s name to mean “Mr. Shithole.”
Puerto Rico: Two More Officials Fired After Unused Hurricane Supplies Found
by Joshua Caplan on January 20, 2020 at 4:22 pm
Puerto Rico Gov. Wanda Vázquez Garced on Sunday fired two more top officials in wake of the fallout from the discovery of unused Hurricane Maria aid.
NYT: Facial Recognition Startup Threatens ‘Privacy as We Know It’
by Lucas Nolan on January 20, 2020 at 4:19 pm
The New York Times published an investigation recently into a little-known startup that helps law enforcement match photos of unknown people to their online images using facial recognition, and the privacy issues that are raised by the company and its massive database of photos.
EXCLUSIVE: Top Los Zetas Cartel Henchman Arrested Days After Breitbart Expose
by Ildefonso Ortiz and Brandon Darby on January 20, 2020 at 4:13 pm
MONTERREY, Nuevo Leon – Mexican authorities arrested a top manager for Los Zetas Cartel days after Breitbart Texas unmasked him by exclusively publishing photographs and other identifying information.
Watch – 2A Activist: Media Smearing Virginia Protesters as ‘Nothing but White Rednecks’
by AWR Hawkins on January 20, 2020 at 3:59 pm
“Every news piece you’ve seen on this… have brought up the issue of race as though it’s nothing but white rednecks and hillbillies out here who care for the Second Amendment,” said a Second Amendment activist, who was standing outdoors in 26 degrees Fahrenheit temperature Monday morning in Richmond, Virginia, to protest against Governor Ralph Northam and the state Democrats’ push for comprehensive gun control.
Church Shooting Hero Jack Wilson: ‘Without the Second Amendment, You Will Lose All of Your Rights’
by Alana Mastrangelo on January 20, 2020 at 3:58 pm
Turning Point USA (TPUSA) released a video on Sunday featuring an exclusive interview with Texas church hero as Jack Wilson, who took down an active shooter at the West Freeway Church of Christ in White Settlement, Texas, on December 29, 2019.
Actor Jeffrey Wright: Virginia Gun Rights Gathering Has a ‘Klan Rally Smell to It’
by Jerome Hudson on January 20, 2020 at 3:55 pm
James Bond movie star and Dell Technologies pitchman Jeffrey Wright asserted, without evidence, that Monday’s pro-Second Amendment gathering in Richmond, Virginia, “has a Klan-rally smell to it.”
Pope Francis Ties Rise in Antisemitism to Growth of Populism
by Thomas D. Williams, Ph.D. on January 20, 2020 at 3:51 pm
ROME — Pope Francis said Monday that selfishness leads to populism, which in turn gives rise to antisemitism.
WA Democrats Weigh Ban on ‘Assault Weapons,’ .50 Cal. Rifle, 11-Round Mags
by AWR Hawkins on January 20, 2020 at 3:28 pm
Democrat lawmakers in Washington State will consider an “assault weapons” ban this week, as well as an end to ammunition magazines holding 11 rounds or more.
Tens of Thousands March in Paris to Protest ‘Wombs for Rent’
by Thomas D. Williams, Ph.D. on January 20, 2020 at 3:27 pm
Tens of thousands of demonstrators took to the streets of Paris on Sunday, protesting a proposed law on artificial insemination and surrogate motherhood.
Hong Kong Protest Attracts 150,000 Before Police Violently Crack Down
by Frances Martel on January 20, 2020 at 3:03 pm
Local media reported that 150,000 people in Hong Kong attended a protest Sunday demanding the world impose sanctions on the Communist Party of China that ended abruptly with police brutality and the arrest of its organizer despite the group receiving a legal permit for assembly.
Huawei Exec’s Extradition Hearing Begins in Canada
by Breitbart News on January 20, 2020 at 2:53 pm
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The first stage of an extradition hearing for a senior executive of Chinese telecom giant Huawei begins Monday in a Vancouver courtroom, a case that has infuriated Beijing, caused a diplomatic uproar and added to tensions between China and the United States.
Fashion Notes: Top 7 Best and Worst Dressed from the 2020 SAG Awards
by John Binder on January 20, 2020 at 12:17 pm
The 26th Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards were pretty underwhelming, though there were a few knockouts — I’m talking about the fashion, of course. The award show, itself, was mostly a snoozefest.
Watch Live: Pro-2A Americans Come to Virginia to Rally for Gun Rights
by AWR Hawkins on January 20, 2020 at 11:58 am
Thousands of Virginians, as well as other Americans, will be in Richmond Monday for the Virginia Citizens Defense League’s (VCDL) pro-Second Amendment rally.
Joe Biden Links President Donald Trump to KKK in Sermon to Black Church
by Joel B. Pollak on January 20, 2020 at 5:42 am
Former Vice President Joe Biden linked President Donald Trump to the Ku Klux Klan (KKK) in a sermon on Sunday in a black church in South Carolina on the eve of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
New York Times Endorses Amy Klobuchar, Elizabeth Warren for President
by Joel B. Pollak on January 20, 2020 at 5:20 am
The New York Times announced Sunday evening that it had endorsed Sens. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) in a rare dual endorsement for the Democratic Party 2020 presidential nomination.
Mostert Lifts 49ers to Super Bowl with 37-20 Win vs Packers
by AP on January 20, 2020 at 5:09 am
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Coach Kyle Shanahan received the NFC championship trophy from his Super Bowl-winning father Mike and raised it to the sky.
Exclusive— Devin Nunes: CNN ‘in Defiance of Federal Judge’ Order to Respond to Defamation Lawsuit
by Matthew Boyle on January 20, 2020 at 4:34 am
CNN is in defiance of a federal judge’s order to respond to a defamation lawsuit filed by Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) over a completely false story the network printed about the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI) ranking member late last year.
Pollak to Prager: Be Optimistic in 2020, Democrats Are Like Wile E. Coyote
by Robert Kraychik on January 20, 2020 at 3:56 am
Breitbart News Senior Editor-at-Large Joel Pollak told Dennis Prager that patriots and conservatives “have a lot to look forward to in 2020,” expressing optimism regarding President Donald Trump’s reelection campaign, joining Friday’s edition of the latter’s eponymous radio program.
Giuliani: ‘I’d Love to Be a Witness’ in Senate Impeachment Trial — Would Show Corruption in Ukraine by Biden, Others
by Trent Baker on January 20, 2020 at 3:37 am
Sunday on New York AM 970 radio’s “The Cats Roundtable,” President Donald Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani discussed the upcoming Senate impeachment trial.
Video: Robert De Niro Launches Rant About Trump’s ‘Blatant Abuse of Power’ at SAG-AFTRA Awards
by David Ng on January 20, 2020 at 3:03 am
Actor Robert De Niro took aim at President Donald Trump while accepting his lifetime achievement award at the SAG-AFTRA Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday. But the vehemently anti-Trump star was in a relatively restrained mood, stopping short of calling out the president by name.
Illegal Alien Keeps ‘Sleep Deprivation’ Defense in Mollie Tibbetts Murder Trial
by John Binder on January 20, 2020 at 2:50 am
The illegal alien accused of murdering 20-year-old Mollie Tibbetts is sticking to his defense that his murder confession is void because he was sleep-deprived, a new motion filed in court details.
Poll: Trump Approval Among Farmers Hits Record High at 83%
by Kyle Morris on January 20, 2020 at 2:33 am
Support for President Donald Trump among American farmers is on the rise, according to a new poll released this week.
Jim Bognet: Matt Cartwright Is Nancy Pelosi’s ‘Lapdog’
by Sean Moran on January 20, 2020 at 1:47 am
Former Donald Trump administration staffer and potential Pennsylvania eighth congressional district candidate Jim Bognet told Breitbart News Saturday that despite Rep. Matt Cartwright’s (D-PA) claim to be a moderate Democrat; he is nothing more than House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s (D-CA) “lapdog.”
Sports Reporter Refuses to Root for Chiefs Due to Native Name, Tomahawk Chop
by Dylan Gwinn on January 20, 2020 at 1:34 am
Things were apparently going entirely too well and entirely too non-political, for some of members of the sports media on Sunday.
‘Red Pilled America’ Revisits the Hilarious Weinergate Saga
by Joel B. Pollak on January 20, 2020 at 12:39 am
It was Alex Marlow’s unique foresight on that fateful Friday evening in late May 2011 that made Weinergate a story at all. Marlow saw it as a cybersecurity story, not a sex scandal.
Winter Storm Hits Northeast, Buries Newfoundland Under Huge Snowdrifts
by Amy Furr on January 20, 2020 at 12:26 am
A huge winter storm struck parts of the Northeast with a dangerous mix of snow and ice as it moved offshore over the weekend.
Illegal Alien Sentenced to Less than Two Years for Helping Ron Singh’s Accused Killer Avoid Arrest
by John Binder on January 19, 2020 at 11:58 pm
An illegal alien was sentenced to less than two years in prison for helping another illegal alien evade arrest after he had allegedly murdered 33-year-old Newman, California, Police Officer Ronil Singh.
Oklahoma Senators Propose MAGA License Plates to Benefit Veterans
by Amy Furr on January 19, 2020 at 10:59 pm
Two Oklahoma state senators introduced a bill Tuesday proposing license plates with the Make America Great Again and Keep America Great slogans on them.
Two Officers Dead in Honolulu Shooting
by AWR Hawkins on January 19, 2020 at 10:03 pm
Two Honolulu police officers were shot and killed Sunday morning near Diamond Head.
WATCH: GOP Rep. Greg Steube: Not One Democrat Voted to Protect Women’s Sports
by Warner Todd Huston on January 19, 2020 at 9:52 pm
Florida Republican Congressman Greg Steube was disgusted to tell Fox News that not a single Democrat voted in favor of a bill that would protect women’s sports from biological males who claim to be transgender women.
‘Profiles in Corruption’ Contains 1,126 Endnotes, No Unnamed Sources
by Rebecca Mansour on January 19, 2020 at 9:25 pm
The forthcoming bombshell investigative book Profiles in Corruption: Abuse of Power by America’s Progressive Elite contains 1,126 endnotes totaling 83 pages of source material, Breitbart News has learned.
Watch Live: Candace Owens’ First 2020 Blexit Rally Kicks Off in NC
by Alana Mastrangelo on January 19, 2020 at 9:07 pm
Watch live as Candace Owens kicks off her first Blexit – or Black exit – rally of 2020 in Charlotte, North Carolina, on Sunday.
NBC News Reporter: Virginia Second Amendment Rally a ‘White Nationalist Rally’
by AWR Hawkins on January 19, 2020 at 8:23 pm
On Sunday NBC News reporter Ben Collins let everyone know he will cover the January 20, Virginia Second Amendment rally, and he described it as a “white nationalist rally.”
Box Office: ‘Bad Boys for Life’ #1 with $59M Debut, ‘Dolittle’ Disappoints
by Breitbart News on January 19, 2020 at 7:52 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two “Bad Boys” were too good for one “Dolittle” at the box office.
2.4 Million Households Off Food Stamps Under Trump
by Katherine Rodriguez on January 19, 2020 at 7:42 pm
More than 2.4 million households discontinued their participation in the nation’s food stamp program since President Donald Trump’s first full month in office in 2017, according to the latest U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) data.
UK Wind Farms Paid Millions Per Day NOT to Run Turbines
by Kurt Zindulka on January 19, 2020 at 6:50 pm
Last week, millions of pounds in “constraint payments” were paid to wind energy farms to not run their turbines.
Maxine Waters on Possible Trump Acquittal: ‘We Will Not Stop’ Investigating Him
by Pam Key on January 19, 2020 at 6:44 pm
Representative Maxine Waters (D-CA) said on Sunday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Weekends” that even if President Donald Trump was acquitted by the Senate, House Democrats would not stop investigating him. Witt said, “What about if the president is ultimately acquitted by the
Maxine Waters on Hunter Biden Testifying: GOP ‘Can Call Whomever They Want to Call’
by Pam Key on January 19, 2020 at 6:36 pm
Representative Maxine Waters (D-CA) said on Sunday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Weekends” she was not opposed to Republican senators calling Hunter or Joe Biden in the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump.
The Impeachment ‘Kill Switch’: McConnell Dismissal Rule Corners Democrats, Blocks Antics as Trial Commences
by Matthew Boyle on January 19, 2020 at 6:20 pm
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is as of now including in the U.S. Senate impeachment trial rules a “kill switch” that effectively allows for the president’s legal team to seek an immediate verdict or dismissal of the case should Democrats engage in any shenanigans like they did in the House process.
Sherrod Brown on Impeachment: ‘Fine’ to Hear from Hunter Biden
by Pam Key on January 19, 2020 at 5:52 pm
Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) said on Sunday’s broadcast of CNN’s “State of the Union” that it would be “fine” to hear from Hunter Biden, son of Democratic presidential hopeful former Vice President Joe Biden, during the Senate impeachment trial.
Delingpole: #Megxit! Ex-Prince Harry Got Woke, Now He’s Broke…
by James Delingpole on January 19, 2020 at 5:44 pm
Under the malign influence of Hollywood princess Meghan, Harry got woke and now he’s broke. Why did he not see all this coming?
Trump Jr.: ‘Democrats and Media Hate Trump Much More Than They Love America’
by Pam Key on January 19, 2020 at 5:10 pm
Donald Trump Jr., son of President Donald Trump, said on this week’s broadcast of Fox News Sunday’s “Sunday Morning Futures” he believed Democrats and the media “hate” his father more than they love America.
Sweden: Sex Offences on Teen Girls Up 51 Per Cent Since 2015
by Chris Tomlinson on January 19, 2020 at 4:44 pm
Newly released preliminary statistics from Sweden’s Crime Prevention Council (Brå) show that in the last five years, sex attacks against girls aged 15 to 17 have increased by 51 per cent.
Media Use Lev Parnas to Attack Devin Nunes — Again — Ahead of Impeachment Trial
by Joel B. Pollak on January 19, 2020 at 1:49 pm
The mainstream media are using claims by Lev Parnas, facing criminal indictment on federal campaign finance charges, to further a years-long Democrat effort to attack House Intelligence Committee Ranking Member Devin Nunes (R-CA).
Scalise: Swing Voters Furious with Pelosi’s Impeachment ‘Obsession’
by Jeff Poor on January 19, 2020 at 7:33 am
Saturday on Fox News Channel, House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) argued Democrats’ impeachment effort under the leadership of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi was costing them swing voters.
House Democrats Unveil Trump Impeachment Brief, Invoke the Framers
by Joshua Caplan on January 19, 2020 at 1:36 am
House Democrats on Saturday filed a 111-page legal brief detailing their case for impeaching President Donald Trump ahead of the Senate’s upcoming trial.
Trump Legal Team: Impeachment Articles ‘Constitutionally Invalid’
by Charlie Spiering on January 18, 2020 at 11:08 pm
“These articles of impeachment are constitutionally invalid on their face,” the response to the Senate impeachment summons reads. “They fail to allege any crime or violation of law whatsoever let alone high crimes and misdemeanors.”