Farm magnate Grudinin closes all foreign bank accounts ahead of Russia’s presidential election

Farm magnate Grudinin closes all foreign bank accounts ahead of Russia’s presidential election

Farm businessman Pavel Grudinin, running as the Communist Party’s candidate for the March 18 presidential election, has closed all his foreign accounts, Russia’s Central Election Commission has said. Boris Ebzeev, from the Central Election Commission, said on Friday that five accounts belonging to Grudinin and based in a Vienna bank had been shut down. Read […]

Legal Weed Could Create $50+ Billion in Federal Tax Revenue

Legal Weed Could Create $50+ Billion in Federal Tax Revenue

There’s big money in legal weed, and the federal government’s cut could be more than $ 5 billion a year from sales tax revenue alone. So says a new study by New Frontier Data, a marijuana market research firm, which assumed a 15 percent retail sales tax. Add payroll tax deductions and business tax revenue […]

‘S***hole’ projected in huge letters onto Trump hotel (VIDEOS, PHOTOS)

‘S***hole’ projected in huge letters onto Trump hotel (VIDEOS, PHOTOS)

The dust has yet to settle from Donald Trump’s alleged ‘s***hole’ gaffe which swept the headlines across the world this week, but one prankster took it upon himself to emblazon the offending phrase directly onto a Trump hotel. Guests and passersby alike were stunned to see the word ‘s***hole’ projected in huge letters onto the […]

Strong earthquake hits coast of southern Peru, no damage reported

[unable to really reclaim full-text content] A powerful earthquake affected the shore of south Peru on Sunday morning hours. Het strand Rumor :Environment fmsmnewsFMSMNews.com is a news aggregator and opinions blog. We aim to showcase news from various Alternative News Outlets to expand the reach away from MainStream Media polarizing tactics. This site is owned […]

Taylor Swift Warned by Cops to Beware of Gun-Seeking 'Boyfriend'

Taylor Swift Warned by Cops to Beware of Gun-Seeking 'Boyfriend'

Taylor SwiftWarned By Cops Beware of Gun-Seeking ‘Boyfriend’ 1/14/2018 1:00 AM PST EXCLUSIVE Taylor Swift could have another obsessed fan on her hands — because a 58-year-old man is claiming he’s her boyfriend and needs a gun to protect her … this according to cops. Law enforcement sources in New Hampshire tell TMZ … a guy […]

May proposes levies on colostomy bags and urine bottles|Humor

Theresa May has outlined her plans for solving both the funding needs problem of the NHS and the future of the environment.  From 2019 colostomy bags used in England and Wales will be subject to a 5p charge and a 25p deposit will be applied to plastic urinal bottles. All money raised will be recycled […]

Walmart Pulls Devious Two-Step by Pairing Wage Hikes With Mass Layoffs

Walmart Pulls Devious Two-Step by Pairing Wage Hikes With Mass Layoffs

Walmart, the US’s largest private employer, announced to much fanfare on Thursday that it is raising the company-wide minimum wage from $ 10 to $ 11 — a move eagerly touted by President Donald Trump. However, Walmart didn’t loudly announce that it was, at the same time, moving to shut down more than 60 Sam’s Club stores nationwide and […]

Exclusive: Current and former Uber security staffers cast doubt on spying claims

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – The former security chief of Uber Technologies Inc. swore in a closed legal proceeding that he knew of no attempts to steal trade secrets from anyone, including Alphabet Inc’s self-driving unit Waymo, and would be “shocked” if that had occurred. In a deposition taken in mid-December near San Francisco, Joe Sullivan, […]

UK’s plastic bag ban is a pitiful attempt at a greener future

UK’s plastic bag ban is a pitiful attempt at a greener future

Tough on plastic bags, but it’s not enoughDaniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty By Michael Le Page Prime Minister Theresa May today unveiled the UK government’s long-awaited 25-year plan for improving the environment. It contains much talk about protecting wildlife, making the country cleaner and greener, and so on. It all sounds wonderful, but it is mostly waffle. “The […]

How Women Broke Into the Male-Dominated World of Cartoons and Illustrations

How Women Broke Into the Male-Dominated World of Cartoons and Illustrations

Early in her career, Dalia Messick, a cartoonist struggling to get her work published, got a couple pieces of advice from the head of the Chicago Tribune-New York News Syndicate’s secretary. First, change your character’s profession, she said. And secondly, change your name. Messick obliged, recasting her bandit protagonist as a roving journalist and adopting […]