Timber high-rise planned in Pearl District gets construction permit

An 11-story timber high-rise planned in Portland’s Pearl District has been approved for construction, its developers said Tuesday, a milestone for wood technology that could allow for even taller timber buildings. At 148 feet, the Framework building will be the nation’s first high-rise building made of wood. It will house offices for Albina Community BankContinue reading “Timber high-rise planned in Pearl District gets construction permit”

Putin: I Don’t Take Days Off Because ‘I’m Not A Woman’

  Vladimir Putin said he doesn’t take days off because he’s “not a woman” and doesn’t have to deal with “natural cycles.” “I am not a woman, so I don’t have bad days,” Bloomberg reported Putin as saying to filmmaker Oliver Stone. Putin insisted he was not trying to be offensive. “I am not trying toContinue reading “Putin: I Don’t Take Days Off Because ‘I’m Not A Woman’”

Russian Su-27 intercepts US B-52 bomber over Baltic – Moscow A Russian Su-27 fighter jet was deployed to intercept a US B-52 strategic bomber

A Russian Su-27 fighter jet was deployed to intercept a US B-52 strategic bomber over the Baltic Sea as the American warplane was flying along the Russian border, the Russian Defense Ministry reports. Russia’s air defense detected the aircraft on Tuesday morning at around 7:00 GMT, the statement said. The Su-27 of the Russian BalticContinue reading “Russian Su-27 intercepts US B-52 bomber over Baltic – Moscow A Russian Su-27 fighter jet was deployed to intercept a US B-52 strategic bomber”

Putin: “We Should Be Grateful To President Trump: In Moscow It’s Cold And Snowing”

ussian President Vladimir Putin said Friday during a panel at the St. Petersburg Economic Forum that the US investigations into whether the Kremlin meddled in the US election are nothing more than “hysteria,” and that the anti-Russia sentiment in the US was about as virulent as anti-semitism.  “It’s like saying everything is the Jews’ fault,”Continue reading “Putin: “We Should Be Grateful To President Trump: In Moscow It’s Cold And Snowing””

Putin to Megyn Kelly: A ‘3-Year-Old Girl’ Could’ve Hacked the U.S. Election

  Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday continued denying Kremlin involvement in the anti-Hillary Clinton hacking campaign during the 2016 election, telling Megyn Kelly that a child could commit such an attack. When the famed journalist, making her debut for NBC News, told Putin during a forum event in St. Petersburg that all evidence “pointsContinue reading “Putin to Megyn Kelly: A ‘3-Year-Old Girl’ Could’ve Hacked the U.S. Election”

Megyn Kelly Asked Putin About Russian Interference — He Was So Angry He Ripped His Ear Piece Out TWICE

Russian president Vladimir Putin became so angry at Megyn Kelly’s questions about Russian election interference Friday that he pulled his ear piece out twice Friday. Megyn Kelly, now working for NBC News, was moderating a panel discussion in St. Petersburg when she asked Putin about United States intelligence agencies’ conclusions that Russia had interfered with theContinue reading “Megyn Kelly Asked Putin About Russian Interference — He Was So Angry He Ripped His Ear Piece Out TWICE”

BUCHANAN: Is Afghanistan a Lost Cause? After trillions invested, millions lives lost, Afghanistan worse off

“We are there and we are committed” was the regular retort of Secretary of State Dean Rusk during the war in Vietnam. Whatever you may think of our decision to go in, Rusk was saying, if we walk away, the United States loses the first war in its history, with all that means for SoutheastContinue reading “BUCHANAN: Is Afghanistan a Lost Cause? After trillions invested, millions lives lost, Afghanistan worse off”

Billionaire Bigelow space mogul says he is ‘absolutely convinced’ there are aliens on Earth Read

Robert Bigelow’s aerospace company has built inflatable habitats with Nasa The billionaire said in an interview with 60 minutes that aliens are real He claimed there is an ‘existing presence’ of extraterrestrials on Earth  And the entrepeneur suggested he has spent ‘more than anybody else in the US’ on research into UFOs Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-4554970/Robert-Bigelow-absolutely-convinced-aliens-Earth.html#ixzz4ibVfclZ8

Gowdy Grills Brennan On Evidence Of Collusion

Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-SC) grilled ex-CIA Chief John Brennan on evidence of U.S.-Russia collusion, forcing Brennan to admit he doesn’t actually know if there was any collusion. Brennan was testifying in front of the House Intelligence Committee Tuesday about connections between the U.S. and Russia. Gowdy asked Brennan if he had seen any evidence ofContinue reading “Gowdy Grills Brennan On Evidence Of Collusion”

Even Vox Admits: ‘Democrats Are Falling For Fake News About Russia’

Even Vox Admits: ‘Democrats Are Falling For Fake News About Russia’   An article published at the progressive website Vox argues Democrats and liberals are falling victim to fake news and conspiracy theories about Russia. The piece, written by Zack Beauchamp, claims that “liberal conspiracy theories are flourishing in the age of Trump.” (RELATED: Vox’s ReportingContinue reading “Even Vox Admits: ‘Democrats Are Falling For Fake News About Russia’”

French City on Lockdown as Armed Cops Open Fire on Knifeman

A CITY in France is on lockdown after a man was stabbed to death by a suspected knifeman. According to French media, the victim died at the scene. Several others are said to have been injured. More than 20 police cars and military vans closed off a large area of the city centre of Rouen,Continue reading “French City on Lockdown as Armed Cops Open Fire on Knifeman”

Vladimir Putin: Russia Can Prove Donald Trump Did Not Give Classified Intel to Diplomats

Russian President Vladimir Putin said he is willing to share what transpired between President Donald Trump and Russian diplomats during recent meetings, which will show that no classified intelligence was discussed. Speaking at a joint press conference with visiting Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni on Wednesday, Putin said he had “no other explanation” for the claimContinue reading “Vladimir Putin: Russia Can Prove Donald Trump Did Not Give Classified Intel to Diplomats”

Kimberly Guilfoyle: I’m Talking To Trump About Press Sec

Fox News host Kimberly Guilfoyle says she has been in talks with President Trump to become the new White House press secretary. In an interview with Bay Area News Group, Guilfoyle said the idea of her taking over the role has been “raised by a number of people” in the Trump administration. “I’m a patriot,Continue reading “Kimberly Guilfoyle: I’m Talking To Trump About Press Sec”

Was DNC Hack an Inside Job After All?

For several months, the consensus within the intelligence services and the mainstream media has been that Russia hacked the emails of the Democratic National Committee (DNC) and Hilary Clinton campaign chair John Podesta during the 2016 presidential election. https://www.infowars.com/was-dnc-hack-an-inside-job-after-all/