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SEALS SETBACK IN SOMALIA

A commando unit from the US Navy’s Seal Team Six launched an amphibious raid on a Somali town, but failed to confirm a capture or kill of their Al Shabab target, suspected to be linked to Nairobi’s Westgate mall terror attack.

The operation could have opposite its intended result of discouraging further attacks. Analysts warn that even earlier successful targeted strikes against Al Shabab, a Somalia-based Islamist militant group, failed to curb the group’s capacity to carry out international terror attacks, and that failed missions could in fact bolster its support and recruitment.

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ATF tries to block ‘Fast and Furious’ whistleblower’s book…

ATF’s dispute with Special Agent John Dodson is setting up a First Amendment showdown that is poised to bring together liberal groups like the American Civil Liberties Union and conservatives in Congress who have championed Mr. Dodson’s protection as a whistleblower.

The ACLU is slated to become involved in the case Monday, informing ATF it is representing Mr. Dodson and filing a formal protest to the decision to reject his request to publish the already written book, sources told The Times, speaking only on the condition of anonymity.

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REPORT: ILLEGAL IMMIGRANT ‘DREAMERS’ COULD BECOME ‘NEW SOCIAL CLASS’

Recently, a group of thirty-six people called the “Dream 30” went to Mexico and tried to re-enter the United States through Laredo, Texas on Monday seeking political asylum. Most of those “Dreamers” were wearing caps and gowns while chanting, “Undocumented, unafraid.”

Mohammad Abdollahi, described as a “27-year-old Iranian-born, Michigan-bred leader of the National Immigrant Youth Alliance (N.I.Y.A),” which coordinates these activities,  said these “Dreamers” are asking for asylum because they are “instant targets” in Mexico. Asylum seekers must “prove not only that they have a credible fear of violence, but also that the threat is specifically tied to their identity or political and religious beliefs.”

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Huge taxpayer subsidy needed as Congress, staff buy ‘GOLD’ Obamacare plans…

Regulations issued by the Obama administration this week would require members of Congress to buy one of the top-tier insurance plans from the ObamaCare exchanges.

The Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) of the House sent guidance to members of Congress this week, based on a directive from the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), that says they must choose plans from the “gold” level of insurance coverage, not “bronze” or “silver” plans. “Platinum” is the only higher level of coverage under the exchanges.

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Immigration Activists Plan Disruption At Capitol, Confrontation With Police…

Breitbart News has obtained emails in which an immigration campaign organizer for the Center for Community Change (CCC), a liberal grassroots organizing group working with a Hispanic advocacy group and the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), sent an email this week asking for at least 200 people to to volunteer to get arrested at an immigration rally in Washington, D.C. in acts of civil disobedience.
This weekend, various groups in support of comprehensive immigration reform will hold over 165 events in 41 states in mass demonstrations for immigration reform, which will culminate in Washington, D.C. on October 8th on the National Mall. Organizers expect more than 10,000 people to rally to pressure Congress to pass comprehensive immigration reform on that day.

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Levin: ‘I’ll Bring Half a Million People to that Damn Memorial’ if You Lay One Hand on a WWII Vet

Mark Levin issued a warning to anyone in the administration who wants to arrest or harass World War II veterans who try to visit their memorial in the Nation’s Capital.

On tonight’s show, nationally-syndicated radio host and best-selling author, Levin promised to deliver a half-million people to the memorial if even one veteran is manhandled by authorities:

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