Hinterland Gazette | Black News, Politics & Breaking News

Archive for August 26th, 2012

NY State Senator Shirley Huntley to Surrender to Police, Claims Ignorance on Possible Charges

NY State Senator Shirley Huntley to Surrender to Police, Claims Ignorance on Possible Charges

Shirley Huntley, a state senator from Queens NY, called an  “emergency press conference” Saturday to announce that she would surrender to police on Monday. Huntley’s employees were accused of misusing state funds last year. She claimed that she “doesn’t know what charges” she is actually facing. Um, then why call a press conference […]

Rashad Pratt Killed, 16 Others, Including Four Teens, Wounded in Gun Violence in Chicago in Last 24 Hrs

Rashad Pratt Killed, 16 Others, Including Four Teens, Wounded in Gun Violence in Chicago in Last 24 Hrs

GUN VIOLENCE RISING: The gun violence continues to rage in certain pockets across the U.S., including Chicago where Rashad Pratt was killed and at least 16 others wounded across the city between Saturday evening and Sunday morning. Rashad Pratt was found dead from multiple gunshot wounds inside a SUV parked near the […]

by HinterlandGazetteStaff· · Gun Violence
Action Thriller ‘Expendables 2’ Leads Anemic Weekend Box Office, With ‘2016 Obama’s America’ a Box Office Surprise

Action Thriller ‘Expendables 2’ Leads Anemic Weekend Box Office, With ‘2016 Obama’s America’ a Box Office Surprise

WEEKEND BOX OFFICE RESULTS 08/26/12:  Lionsgate action thriller The Expendables 2, starring Sylvester Stallone, Terry Crews and Dolph Lundgren, lead a weak weekend box office with $13.5 million and a  for a 10-day domestic cume of $52.3 million. This was the lowest-grossing #1 movie so far this year for the […]

by HinterlandGazetteStaff· · Latest Movie News
CNN Poll: Obama Has Wide Lead Over Mitt Romney on Women’s Issues

CNN Poll: Obama Has Wide Lead Over Mitt Romney on Women’s Issues

A new CNN poll shows President Obama with wide lead over GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney on women’s issues. The poll finds Obama leading Romney 60 percent to 30 percent among likely voters on who is more in touch with women voters. Among registered voters, Obama leads 62 percent to 27 percent. […]

by Janet Shan· · Elections, Women's Rights
Rupert Murdoch Tweets Support for Prince Harry After The Sun Tabloid Prints the Naked Pictures

Rupert Murdoch Tweets Support for Prince Harry After The Sun Tabloid Prints the Naked Pictures

HYPOCRITE: Rupert Murdoch tweets support of Prince Harry over the nude pictures of him cavorting in a Las Vegas hotel suite. Rupert Murdoch coming to Prince Harry’s defense shouldn’t be taken at face value, since this comes after his News International publishing division’s The Sun tabloid prints the pictures of […]

by Janet Shan· · WTF
Ron Paul Doesn’t ‘Fully Endorse’ Mitt Romney for President, Turns Down Convention Speech Invitation

Ron Paul Doesn’t ‘Fully Endorse’ Mitt Romney for President, Turns Down Convention Speech Invitation

Libertarian favorite Ron Paul doesn’t ‘fully endorse’ Mitt Romney for president. Um, trouble for Romney among Paul supporters? The Romney campaign gave Rep. Paul a chance to speak at the convention, but he turned it down due to the conditions of the offer, the New York Times reports: Mr. Paul, in an […]

by Janet Shan· · Mitt Romney, U.S. Political News

DNC Releases Movie-Style Preview ‘The Do-Over’ Mocking Republicans Trying to Remake Romney’s Image

The DNC released a movie-style preview called The Do-Over mocking Republicans for trying to remake Mitt Romney’s image at their Tampa convention. Here’s the video:

by Janet Shan· · Mitt Romney
FL Republican Leader Lenny Curry Labels Charlie Crist as ‘Repugnant’ for Endorsing President Obama

FL Republican Leader Lenny Curry Labels Charlie Crist as ‘Repugnant’ for Endorsing President Obama

Expect former Florida Republican Gov. Charlie Crist to be called every name in the book by Republicans, including Judas, for endorsing President Obama over his Republican opponent Mitt Romney. In fact, Florida Republican Party Chairman Lenny Curry labels Charlie Crist as ‘repugnant’ for the endorsement as Hurricane Isaac bears down […]

by Janet Shan· · Elections