In The News Feed Daily Post:2/10/2023.

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US News:

Arizona Man Allegedly Admitted to Possessing Child Porn During Job Interview with Police Department

Sergio Armondo Celaya (El Mirage Police Department)

According to a press release from the El Mirage Police Department, Celaya “admitted to possessing child pornography on his personal computer and other electronic devices” while being questioned.

Following his alleged admission, EMPD detectives say they developed probable cause to obtain and execute a warrant on Celaya’s residence.

Upon searching his home, investigators say they found a plethora of evidence indicating that Celaya possessed child pornography.

In court documents obtained by Phoenix CBS affiliate KPHO-TV, police provided additional details regarding what allegedly prompted Celaya’s sudden confession.

Deadly Shootout Kills Activist During Tent Clearing Operation in Atlanta

Bodycam footage shows Atlanta cops in shock when rapid gunfire is unleashed Jan. 18 while they cleared tents being lived in on a property to be used for a future public safety training site, dubbed “Cop City” by opponents.

The officers would later find out Georgia State Troopers got into a shootout with an activist camping in a tent on the property.

Authorities said 26-year-old Manuel Esteban Paez Teran was killed in the shootout after allegedly firing at least one round from a 9mm handgun.

The Law&Crime Network’s Sierra Gillespie has the details.

This Man’s Escape Plan Went Terribly Wrong…

The purpose of the featured content is to show the law enforcement interaction. It is NOT to publicly shame, ridicule, or degrade the individuals involved.

Today’s world is swarmed with politics and conversations that are often misleading about our law enforcement officers.

We feel it is vastly significant and imperative to show these interactions in their respective environments to inform and educate the overall public.

Big Tech Layoffs Continue With Yahoo Slashing 20% of Its Workforce

Yahoo is laying off 20 per cent of its workforce, or 1,600 employees, that will impact half of the company’s ad tech business.

In an interaction with Axios, Yahoo CEO Jim Lanzone said that these changes will be “tremendously beneficial for the profitability of Yahoo overall”.

The layoffs will help the company “to go on offense” and invest more in businesses that are profitable.

According to the company, 12 per cent of the workforce (around 1,000 employees) would be laid off on Friday.

In the next six months, another 8 per cent (600 people) will be let go, the company said.

NBC News 3: Clark County School District 42,000 Employees Received $100k Salary in 2022

One quarter of Clark County School District’s 42,000 employees had a total compensation package of $100,000 or more in fiscal year 2022.

Nevada’s largest school district and the fifth-largest school district in the country has over 300,000 students in more than 360 schools and its 42,421 employees are well paid, even as the district faces questions about its finances.

However, the Clark County School District has seen student enrollment drop for the fifth year in a row, with 506 fewer students enrolled this year than last year. Because of it, the district is getting $33 million less in state aid this school year.

US shoots down ‘high-altitude object’ over Alaska, White House says

The White House said Friday that a ‘high-altitude object’ has been shot down over Alaska.

President Joe Biden ordered the shootdown, spokesman John Kirby said, adding that the origin of the object wasn’t determined.

He said because it posed a reasonable threat to the safety of civilian flight, that out of an abundance of caution and at the recommendation of the Pentagon, Biden ordered the military to down the object.

“it came in, inside our territorial waters, those waters right now are frozen, but inside territorial airspace and over territorial waters.

Fighter aircraft assigned to U.S. Northern command took down the object within the last hour,” Kirby said.

Fighter aircraft checked if it was manned and determined and he said it wasn’t. “We were able to get some fighter aircraft up and around it before the order to shoot it down. And the pilots’ assessment was that this was not manned.”

Tucker Carlson: This is true insanity

WARNING: Graphic footage—Fox News host Tucker Carlson voices his concerns over rising crime on ‘Tucker Carlson Tonight.’

The government is after the 2nd Amendment: Mark McCloskey

Attorney Mark McCloskey said the government is trying to strip the 2nd Amendment rights of all Americans on ‘Tucker Carlson Tonight.’

March for Life visitors to National Archives told to ‘remove or cover’ pro-life attire: lawsuit

Pro-Life demonstrators walking on the National Mall during the 2023 March for Life. (Brooke Curto/Fox News Digital)
Pro-Life demonstrators walking on the National Mall during the 2023 March for Life. (Brooke Curto/Fox News Digital)

The suit, filed by the American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), alleges that a group of visitors to the National Archives were told to remove or cover articles of clothing with pro-life messages. 

According to the ACLJ, a security officer at the archives told the group that their political apparel was “disturbing the peace” and could “incite others.” The text of the pro-life shirt reportedly read, “MARCH 4 LIFE 2014: Saint Cecilia’s Youth Group, Glen Carbon, IL.”

The National Archives released a statement Friday about the altercation and subsequent lawsuit.

In its message, the administration acknowledged the symbolism of the alleged incident occurring within the same building housing landmark civil rights documents, such as the Constitution and Bill of Rights.

Arrest made, manhunt launched for another suspect after New Jersey teacher found dead in shallow grave

Cesar Santana, left, has been arrested in Miami, Florida, connection to the death of Luz Hernandez, whose body was found in Kearny, New Jersey, on Tuesday. Leiner Miranda Lopez, center, remains on the run. (Hudson County Prosecutor's Office)
Cesar Santana, left, has been arrested in Miami, Florida, connection to the death of Luz Hernandez, whose body was found in Kearny, New Jersey, on Tuesday. Leiner Miranda Lopez, center, remains on the run. (Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office)

Cesar Santana, 36, was taken into custody at a motel in Miami this morning with the help of the U.S. Marshals Service following the discovery of the remains of 33-year-old Luz Hernandez in Kearny on Tuesday, according to the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office.

Leiner Miranda Lopez, a 26-year-old who like Santana is from Jersey City, remains on the run.

Both men have so far been charged with one count of desecrating/concealing human remains.

Hernandez, a mother of three and a teacher at BelovED Charter School in Jersey City, died of blunt force trauma to the head and compressions to the neck, prosecutors say, citing preliminary autopsy findings.

The FBI has found a gateway to declare Christians as criminals: Federal whistleblower

An internal document from the bureau’s Richmond field office allegedly vowed to spy on “radical traditionalist Catholics and their ideology.”

“They have found a gateway in what they think is fringe Catholicism in order to move into Christians in general and declare them to be the actual criminals in this country or the potential terrorists,” federal whistleblower and former FBI agent Kyle Seraphin said. 

Seraphin said the document isantithetical to Catholicism and was written by someone who believes abortion rights must be upheld and the LGBTQ agenda “has to be pushed down the American people’s throats.” 

Catholic League Condemns FBI Attack on ‘Traditionalist’ Catholics

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As Donohue observes, as its prime source, the FBI report cites “the far-left and scandal ridden Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC),” cutting and pasting a direct copy of the SPLC list of “Radical Traditional Catholicism Hate Groups” as an appendix to its report.

In 2018, Attorney General Jeff Sessions called out the SPLC by name at the Religious Liberty Summit of the Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF), a successful Christian public interest law firm that the SPLC designates as a “hate group.”

The SPLC had dubbed the ADF an “Anti-LGBT Hate Group” after a string of Supreme Court victories, particularly the successful defense of a Christian Colorado baker who refused to adorn a cake with phrases condoning homosexual marriage.

“We have gotten to the point where … one group can actively target religious groups by labeling them a ‘hate group’ on the basis of their sincerely held religious beliefs,” Sessions declared.

US launches unarmed ICBM into Pacific Ocean amid China, North Korea tensions

(U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Landon Gunsauls)

The test launched at 11:01 p.m. PT from Vandenberg Space Force Base in California, the base announced on Friday. 

It was a “routine” activity “intended to demonstrate that the United States’ nuclear deterrent is safe, secure, reliable and effective,” according to the announcement. 

“A test launch displays the heart of our deterrence mission on the world’s stage, assuring our nation and its allies that our weapons are capable and our Airmen are ready and willing to defend peace across the globe at a moment’s notice,” said Gen. Thomas A. Bussiere, Air Force Global Strike Command commander.

The Air Force said the ICBM’s test reentry vehicle traveled approximately 4,200 miles to the Kwajalein Atoll in the Marshall Islands, showing the “accuracy and reliability” of the U.S. ICBM system. 

Ukrainian Refugee Ordered Deported After Acquittal for Deaths of Seven Americans


Following the fatal June 2019 crash, 26-year-old refugee Volodymyr Zhukovskyy of Ukraine, was charged with seven counts of negligent homicide for allegedly killing five U.S. Marine Corps veterans and two of their loved ones when his trailer, hitched to his pickup truck, hit the motorcyclists.

Zhukovskyy, in August 2022, was acquitted by a jury on all charges. Now, he has been ordered deported to Ukraine by a federal immigration judge. Zhukovskyy is expected to appeal the deportation order.

More than a month before the deadly crash, the Ukrainian refugee was arrested in East Windsor, Connecticut. after he failed a sobriety test.

Despite being arrested for drunk driving, the second time since 2013, Zhukovskyy’s driver’s license was not suspended and was valid when he allegedly hit and killed the seven American motorcyclists.

North Carolina mother charged after police find dead 3-month-old boy in a suitcase in a closet for over 12 hours

Synkel Davis is accused of concealing the death of her 3-month-old baby boy. She appears in a mugshot provided by the Roanoke Rapids Police Department.

The case came to light Wednesday morning when officers responded to a call at a home in Roanoke Rapids, about 80 miles northeast of Raleigh, about the wellbeing of a small child, police said.

Inside a closet, police found the body of a 3-month-old boy wrapped in a blanket in a suitcase, officials said.

The body had been reportedly left in the suitcase for at least 12 hours, WRAL reported.

The suspect was being held in lieu of $15,000 bond at the Halifax County Jail, jail records show. Her first court appearance is set for Friday.

In an unrelated case in October, a mother from Georgia was accused of killing her 5-year-old son, Cairo Jordan, and hiding his remains in a Las Vegas-themed suitcase left at the end of a seldom-traveled dead-end road in the woods in Indiana.

The boy’s body was found with no apparent signs of trauma by a mushroom hunter, police said.


UN Sec-Gen calls to censor climate change misinformation

António Guterres is calling for the GOVERNMENT to censor citizens speaking out against the climate change agenda.

Ingraham: The left uses our children as guinea pigs

Fox News host Laura Ingraham highlights how gender-affirming care has become the left’s latest cash cow on ‘The Ingraham Angle.’

World News:

China Can Fire Hypersonic Weapons, Conduct EMP Strikes With High-Altitude Balloons; Had Conducted Tests Back In 2017-18

The Chinese spy balloon, recently shot down by the US military, has captured the headlines in recent weeks, with other countries like India, Japan, and Taiwan currently looking into the possibility that similar Chinese balloons may have also violated their airspace in the past.

Even more concerning is that China could also use such balloons to deploy hypersonic weapons.

In 2018, Chinese state-owned television CCTV broadcast footage of a high-altitude balloon, not dissimilar from the one that traversed over the US and Canada last week, dropping what appeared to be hypersonic weapons.

The video showed a high-altitude balloon carrying three wedge-shaped payloads, which looked like hypersonic glide vehicles (HGVs), up to a certain height and then dropping them as part of a weapons test.

Successfully Deployed In Ukraine, Russia To Exhibit Its ‘Advanced’ Orlan-30 Drone For The First Time At Aero India Show

The Russian arms seller will display the Orlan series of drones frequently used in Ukraine to target Ukrainian armed forces. 

In a press release, Rosoboronexport said that attendees to the Rosoboronexport booth are invited to learn about Russian unmanned aerial vehicles, including the Orion-E reconnaissance and strike aircraft, as well as the Orlan-10E and Orlan-30 reconnaissance aircraft. 

Rosoboronexport will exhibit about 200 samples of Russia’s most promising weapons and military hardware in India. This will include the multifunctional fifth-generation fighter Su-75 Checkmate and Su-57 Felon. 

Ahead of the international aviation show Aero India 2023, Rosoboronexport CEO Alexander Mikheyev also said that the company is offering India new high-tech research and production projects on the premises of Indian enterprises. 

Russian Missiles Cross Moldovan and Romanian Airspace in Suspected Challenge to NATO

GETTY IMAGES Residents of the Ukrainian capital Kyiv took shelter in metro stations amid Friday’s Russian attack

Valeriy Zaluzhnyi, commander-in-chief of Ukraine’s armed forces, said two Kaliber missiles launched from the Black Sea had entered Moldovan airspace, then flew into Romanian airspace, before entering Ukraine.

Reuters could not immediately verify the statement. Russia did not immediately comment on it.

The Ukrainska Pravda media outlet quoted the air force spokesperson as saying separately that Ukraine had the ability to shoot down the missiles but did not do so because it did not want to endanger civilians in foreign countries.

A defence contractor pitches to build the deadliest warship in Australia’s history

A defence contractor has a new pitch to build the deadliest warship in Australia’s history amid concerns about the strength of China.

BAE Systems Australia seeks to overhaul its current plans to build nine Hunter class frigates and instead replace three of the nine warships with warfare destroyers.

Terror strikes Jerusalem, claims 2 lives; Israel increases support for Turkey TV7 Israel News 10.02

1) A deadly ramming attack in Jerusalem claims the life of two Israelis, and leaves five others in varied degrees of injuries.

2) Israel sends additional aid to Turkey in a proactive effort to save lives.

3) Belgian authorities arrest additional Members of the European parliament as part of a probe related the Qatar’s multiple briberies scandal.

Terrorist Car Ramming Kills Two, Wounds Five in Jerusalem Attack

Israeli security arrives at the site of a reported ramming attack in Jerusalem on February 10, 2023. (AHMAD GHARABLI/AFP via Getty Images)
Israeli security arrives at the site of a reported ramming attack in Jerusalem on February 10, 2023. (AHMAD GHARABLI/AFP via Getty Images)

The alleged car-ramming took place at a bus stop in Ramot, a Jewish settlement in east Jerusalem. Tensions have soared in the Israeli-annexed eastern half of the city, following a Palestinian shooting attack on Jan. 27 that killed seven people in the deadliest attack in Jerusalem in over a decade.

The police did not identify those killed but the Israeli rescue service had previously said its medics were treating six people, including two children in critical condition undergoing CPR.

It said two men, ages 27 and 30, were unconscious and in serious condition, while another two people were in moderate condition, including a 40-year-old man.

Police said that an off-duty officer shot and killed the suspected attacker at the scene.

The Islamic militant groups Palestinian Islamic Jihad and Hamas, which rules the Gaza Strip, praised the suspected attack but did not immediately claim responsibility.

WWIII Watch: Crimea in the Crosshairs as UK Set to Send Long Range Missiles to Ukraine

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Following Rishi Sunak’s declaration that “nothing is off the table” on military aid to Ukraine, Whitehall is now actively considering sending long-range missiles to the war-torn country in addition to potential fighter jets. 

Speaking from the Lulworth army camp in Dorset on Wednesday, the prime minister said:

“Probably the most crucial capability right now is main battle tanks, which we led on, but also those long-range missiles.

“In all the talking we’ve done and the planning for how we can have the sight of victory in the battlefield and make progress, it requires long-range missiles,” Sunak continued. “Currently the range is not there. That’s the conversation we’ve been having and again we hope Britain can lead.”

According a report from The Times of London, the two types of missiles being considered are the 150-mile range truck or ship-mounted Harpoon high-explosive anti-ship missiles and the deep penetration blast Storm Shadow [general purpose cruise missile] with a range of 350 miles.

Same-Sex Marriages to Receive Blessings in the Church of England

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On Thursday, the three houses of the Synod voted in favour of officially recognising gay marriages for the first time, with priests now being empowered to give their blessings to such unions.

The vote was overwhelmingly approved by the House of Bishops, which supported the measure by a margin of 36 to four, with two members of the house abstaining from the vote.

However, the issue was far more contested amongst the lower houses of the Synod, with the House of Clergy backing the measure by a vote of 111 to 85, with three abstentions, and by the House of Laity which supported the move by a margin of  103 to 92, with five abstaining members.

In a joint statement, the two most senior bishops in the Church, Justin Welby, the Archbishop of Canterbury, and Stephen Cottrell, the Archbishop of York said: “It has been a long road to get us to this point.


VIDEO: President Donald J. Trump calls into Mayor Rudy Giuliani’s livestream, “America’s Mayor Live”

President Donald J. Trump called Mayor Rudy Giuliani as the Mayor was wrapping up his livestream.

The President agreed to come on the stream, and the two covered a variety of topics during the impromptu interview.

Mike Pompeo: Why ENDING the Deep State could ‘TAKE YEARS’

Mike Pompeo, who served as director of the CIA during President Trump’s time in the White House, has witnessed America’s Deep State firsthand.

So, Pompeo knows exactly which steps must be taken to END it once and for all.

In this clip, Pompeo joins Glenn to describe the best way to ‘unplug’ and ‘break down’ the Deep State — which exists not only in the State Department, he says, but in parts of the Justice Department, the Department of Education, and more, as well.

He says fixing the system IS possible, but it could ‘take years.’ Plus, Pompeo gives his thoughts on Ukraine and Vladimir Putin, rumors about The Nord Stream Pipeline, and China’s spy balloon…

Promised energy rebates may be delayed until July

Energy rebates promised to millions of households may not be rolled out until at least July.

The Treasurer has blamed the delay on implementation issues as a war of words erupts.

California AG’s wife appointed to oversee husband’s budget as ethics experts raise red flags

California Attorney General Rob Bonta appears to have a “tin ear about ethics,” one expert said. (Mel Melcon / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)

California Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon recently tapped Assemblymember Mia Bonta, the attorney general’s wife, to serve as the chairwoman of the Assembly Budget Subcommittee 5, according to local NBC affiliate KCRA.

The subcommittee focuses on how taxpayer dollars are used by the state’s various public safety agencies — including the California Department of Justice.

Rendon and both Bontas are all Democrats.

Stern clarified there was nothing illegal about Rendon’s appointment of Mia Bonta but argued the state’s top law enforcement official should have a problem with it nonetheless.

“Particularly as attorney general, he should have the highest ethical standards of any governmental official,” said Stern. “He should set an example for everyone else.”

While not breaking any laws, the decision may still present a conflict of interest, according to experts.

FBI searches Mike Pence Indiana home amid classified document investigation, sources say

Former Vice President Mike Pence's Indiana home is seen from the air as a police vehicle is seen in the driveway on Friday. (NewsNation)
Former Vice President Mike Pence’s Indiana home is seen from the air as a police vehicle is seen in the driveway on Friday. (NewsNation)

FBI agents on Friday searched former Vice President Mike Pence’s residence as federal authorities continue their classified document investigation, two sources confirmed to Fox News. 

Local police blocked off the entrance to the Carmel, Indiana, home before federal investigators arrived in a white vehicle. 

The search was planned for days, the sources said, with the full consent of the former vice president. 

Authorities will be assisted by an attorney representing Pence, if necessary.

Matt Gaetz Introduces ‘Ukraine Fatigue Resolution’ to End U.S. Aid, Urge Peace Deal

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The resolution notes that the United States has been the “top contributor of military aid to Ukraine compared to its counterparts,” since the conflict reignited nearly one year ago.

Biden’s administration has appropriated more than $110 billion in military, financial, and humanitarian aid to Ukraine since March 2022, and they announced an additional $2 billion in aid last week.

The resolution argues that the United States is “inadvertently contributing to civilian casualties” through its continued financial assistance and notes an estimation from Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen. Mark Milley that roughly 40,000 civilians have died due to the conflict.

British Army at Risk if Weapons Sent to Ukraine Not Replaced – Labour

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John Healey, the leftist Labour Party’s shadow defence secretary, has warned that the UK government’s practice of sending weapons abroad to Ukraine is risking the ability of the British army to defend the country.

With Britain having confirmed it is sending 14 Challenger 2 tanks to Ukraine and is preparing to sent jets too, Healey is now concerned that the country’s military effectiveness could be compromised if lost stock is not quickly and sufficiently replaced.

“Ukraine is depleting our military stockpiles and the Government is acting too slowly to replenish them,” the Labour MP told The Telegraph.

Healey emphasised that there was now an “immediate need for a stockpile strategy”, with the country risking its own military being “left short” if something is not done.

“To do that we need to reboot defence planning, ramp up parts of our defence industry so that we can continue to reinforce Ukraine and re-arm British forces to replenish the weapons and ammunition we are giving to Ukraine in their battle to turn back the Russian invasion,” he explained.

German Tank Deliveries to Ukraine Leaving ‘Huge Gap’ in Country’s Defences

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Eva Högl, the German parliament’s Commissioner for the Armed Forces, has warned that her country’s decision to hand over 14 advanced Leopard 2 main battle tanks to Ukraine could jeopardise the EU nation’s ability to defend itself.

“The 14 Leopards coming from Panzer Battalion 203 in Augustdorf are creating a huge gap there because they don’t have enough to train and be fully operational themselves,” Die Welt reports Högl as explaining, with the official saying that the €100 billion (~$107 billion) set aside to replace exported equipment must be spent on quickly replacing the vehicles.

She went on to add that while those in Germany’s military understood the apparent need to send weapons to Ukraine, the sheer volume of weaponry being exported was endangering their ability to do their job.