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Wednesday, January 25, 2017

 

CELEBRATING 240  YEARS OF LIBERTY AND FREEDOM  

 

 

In Today’s Issue: 

 

ABORTION

 

Planned Parenthood Abortion Clinic CEO Retires, Says Killing Babies “is Just No Fun Anymore”

 

Planned Parenthood on Defunding of Foreign Abortion Groups: ‘Access to Abortion is an American Value’

 

Atlantic Fake News: Fetal Heartbeats ‘Imaginary’

 

Trump Spokesman: White House Staff Will Attend the March for Life

 

Planned Parenthood touts importance of prenatal care, doesn’t offer any

 

Chilis Restaurants in Two States Giving 15% of Your Meal Purchase to Planned Parenthood Abortion Biz

 

‘Greatest genocide in history’: Groundbreaking report finds 1 billion abortions in past 100 years

 

Pro-life activists debunk Planned Parenthood’s claim to offer prenatal care: Video

 

Trump didn’t just re-enact old ban on funding International Planned Parenthood – It’s now much stronger

 

CUNY Queens College Faces Lawsuit After Denying Pro-Life Student Group Official Status

 

Anti-Abortion Group Releases Video Targeting Planned Parenthood

 

Planned Parenthood VP Claims “Women Will Die” Because Trump Defunded Its International Group

 

Abortion lobby isn't 'pro-choice'

 

Networks Cover Pro-Abortion Women’s March 129 Times More Than March for Life

 

Planned Parenthood Caught Denying Women Prenatal Care: 92 of 97 Abortion Clinics Turned Them Away

 

CNN Host Falsely Claims Trump Cutting International Planned Parenthood Funds Was Anti-Contraception

 

House Passes Bill to Permanently Ban Taxpayer Funding of Abortions

 

Kermit Gosnell, Convicted of Murder for Snipping Babies’ Necks in Abortions, Claims He’ll be Released

 

Making permanent a lifesaving law  (By US Representative of New Jersey Chris Smith (R); Forty years ago, Congress enacted the Hyde Amendment — a law that continues to this day to proscribe federal Medicaid funds from being used to subsidize abortion in most circumstances.)

 

Kansas Gov Sam Brownback: “Kansas is the Leading Pro-Life State in America and We Will Stay That Way”

 

House Passes Bill to Permanently Ban Taxpayer Funding of Abortions

 

President Donald Trump Defunds UNFPA, Which Promotes Abortions Worldwide

 

What to Know About Trump Reinstatement of Mexico City Policy Affecting Overseas Abortions

 

Undercover video shows Planned Parenthoods nationwide deny women prenatal care

 

President Donald Trump Will Sign Bill Permanently Banning Taxpayer Funding of Abortions

 

Silence on Abortion Equals Death

 

Cecile Richards Claimed “Folks Depend on Planned Parenthood for Prenatal Care.” She Lied

 

Texas lawmaker proposes criminalizing abortion to make women ‘personally responsible’ for sex

 

Arkansas House Passes Ban on Dismemberment Abortions Tearing Babies Limb From Limb

 

March for Life: Hope for abortion policy change energizes Michiganders

 

Abortion Activists Try to Shout Down Pro-Life Speaker But Pro-Lifers Drown Them Out With Prayers

 

A Nationwide Ban On Abortions After A Month And A Half Was Introduced In Congress

 

New Report: 1 Billion Babies Have Been Killed in Abortions Worldwide Over the Last 100 Years

 

Abortion Science: Heartbeats Are Imaginary, Unborn Babies Aren’t Alive, And Ultrasounds Are Just Tools Of The Patriarchy

 

Planned Parenthood Injures Woman in Botched Abortion, Put in Ambulance Under “Healthcare Happens” Sign

 

Dem on photo of Trump abortion order: ‘Where are the women?’

 

Pro-Abortion “Women’s March” Participants Say Women Can’t be Pro-Life on Abortion

 

Alveda King on the “Women’s March:” “Who Represented Those Little Girls Being Aborted?”

 

A Millennial’s Perspective on Abortion and Roe v. Wade: “One-Third of My Generation is Gone”

 

Ontario Catholic teachers’ union leaders make their presence known at pro-abortion Toronto women’s march  (Canada)

 

Trump’s revival of the antiabortion ‘gag rule’ could have a big impact in Africa

 

Irish Abortion Activists Will Strike if Government Doesn’t Allow Vote on Overturning Pro-Life 8th Amendment

 

Jewish organizations lament Trump severing foreign aid over abortions

 

AFGHANISTAN

 

Report: Trump Told Afghanistan President He Would Mull Troop Increase

 

Taliban Tell Trump: 'It's Time to Leave Afghanistan'

 

Afghanistan Orders Arrest of Vice President’s Guards in Rape and Torture Case

 

AFRICA

 

Morocco ‘categorically’ denies Spanish lawyer was banned entry

 

EU hikes support for Libya coast guard to stop migrants

 

Muslim Terrorists Are Now Using Mothers Carrying Babies As Suicide Bombers In Nigeria

 

Christianity Is So Hated In Somalia That If You Say You Are A Christian The Muslims Will Behead You On The Spot

 

Mogadishu attack: At least 10 killed after explosion outside hotel

 

 Al Qaeda-linked group claims deadly hotel attack

 

Sudan Plays Obama for a Fool (Cessation of sanctions against Sudan shines a bright light on Obama’s hypocrisy and tendency to get played by tyrannical African leaders. )

 

Somalia: Gunmen Storm Hotel in Capital After Car Bomb

 

Rwanda economy recovering two decades after genocide

 

AIRLINES

 

American Air Drops Seat-Back Video Screens on New Boeing Max

 

ANTI-SEMITISM

 

Virginia to Debate Landmark Anti-Semitism Bill

 

Top EU lawmaker urges vigilance amid rise in anti-Semitism

 

Anti-Semitism seen on the rise in Poland

 

ASIA

 

Kyrgyzstan Detains Two Alleged Terrorists With Fake U.S. Dollars

 

AUSTRALIA

 

Miners lead the charge as bulls return to the ASX

 

Australian Dollar Slides Thanks to CPI Miss

 

 

AUTO INDUSTRY

 

Auto executives in Canada and U.S. plot cross-border response to Trump’s NAFTA threats

 

Trump Is Squeezing Detroit at the Worst Possible Time

 

Toyota's 'Made in America' Strategy Isn't Enough to Shield It From Trump

 

Hyundai Motor's Profit Tumbles 39 Percent on Weak Car Sales

 

Trump talks to U.S. automakers, pushes for new American plants

 
 AVIATION

 

Boeing 787 Dreamliner Turns Into Rainmaker, and Shares Soar

 

BALKANS

 

Kosovar, Serbian Leaders Agree To Further Talks On Normalizing Ties

 

BIG GOVERNMENT

 

Obama’s overspending iceberg

 

BORDER SECURITY

 

Report: Trump’s Border Wall Would Cost At Least $15 Billion

 

For Texans, the wall is complicated

 

The President will start building Mexico border wall TODAY - and is set to BAN people from Syria and six other 'dangerous' Muslim countries from entering America by signing executive orders

 

CANADA

 

TSX ends the day just shy of its record close

 

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

 

Trudeau challenged on oil sands at rowdy Calgary town hall  (Canadian Prime Minister Prime Minister Justin Trudeau)

 

Ontario premier bombarded by homophobic, sexist abuse on social media

 

Half of Canada will be immigrants, or children of, by 2036: Statscan

 

Private donor steps in to help Wapekeka First Nation after Health Canada refused

 

B.C.’s pipeline demands set a dangerous precedent

 

How Canada became the world's newest tax haven

 

Trudeau loves Quebec more than the ROC and sometimes he forgets to pretend otherwise

 

Job seekers with Asian names get fewer interviews, study finds

 

B.C. councillor sues her daughter for trying to stop election by revealing sex abuse by stepfather

 

Finance Canada drops massive hint on budget date

 

On the day before his funeral, school robocalled dead Edmonton student’s house to report him absent

 

Awful Study Says Euthanizing More Patients Will Save the Government Money

 

Toronto doctors did the unthinkable to buy a dying patient time for a transplant — they removed her lungs

 

Canada May Face Era of Pipeline Abundance After Keystone Move

 

‘Dumb bitches’: Head of Windsor minor hockey under fire for comment about Canadian women marchers

 

CAPITOL HILL

 

Why were protesters wearing hijabs?

 

After the Women’s March

 

CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY (CIA)

 

CIA Dir. Pompeo: 'Jesus Christ Our Savior Is Truly the Only Solution For Our World'

 

Trump Admin May Pave Way for CIA to Reopen ‘Black Site’ Prisons

 

Trump and the Intelligence Community Deserve a Do-Over

 

The Shocking Affront of Donald Trump’s C.I.A. Stunt

 

COMMUNIST CHINA 

 

Kyle Bass Calls Trump ‘Gasoline’ on Smoldering Fire in China  

 

China foreign minister wants dialogue with U.S. to manage disputes

 

Don’t Fall for China’s Global Baloney

 

China says it will not back down on South China Sea

 

China Won’t Run From a Fight With Trump (The new US President says he’s ready to stand up to China in its own backyard — but Beijing won’t take that lying down.)

 

Trump's 'America First' lets China play world leader

 

Trump Injects High Risk Into Relations With China

 

China hits back at US over South China Sea 'takeover' claims

 

A Chinese Nuclear Site, Hidden in a Mountain, Is Reborn as a Tourist Draw

 

Lego copycats fool China boss

 

COMMUNIST NORTH KOREA

 

North Korea ready to test ICBM 'any time,' official says

 

Defector: North Korea is turning against Kim Jong Un  (Communist North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un)

 

Kim Jong Un wants to meet Trump, will never give up nukes, says defector  (Communist North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un)

 

CONGRESS

 

Congress Should Learn From Obama’s Last-Minute UN Spending Binge

 

Republicans are repealing the repeal of Obamacare

 

Conservative group launches $2.6 million ad campaign for Obamacare repeal

 

Congressional plan would take U.S. out of U.N.

 

CONGRESSIONAL BUDGET OFFICE (CBO)

 

CBO Report Shows Why Action Needed Now to Avoid Budget Crisis

 

Obama's Parting Gift: Trillion-Dollar Deficits As Far As The Eye Can See

 

Debt spike, sluggish growth predicted by Congressional Budget Office

 

COPORATE AMERICA

 

Kraft Heinz Is Giving Workers a Day Off in Super Bowl Stunt

 

COURTS

 

Suspect in Officer's Killing Curses Judge, Again

 

NYC firefighter says in lawsuit he was sexually assaulted on the job

 

Case dropped against man jailed 25 years in NYC tourist slaying

 

Lawmakers Plot Push to Break up the Most Liberal Federal Court

 

Man sentenced in celeb photo hacking

 

Judge certifies class in lawsuit challenging PACER fees

 

Emotional 14-year-old girl is comforted by a therapy dog in court as she's questioned by the father and son who 'chained her up in a basement and sexually assaulted her'

 

Rapper who was jailed for anti-cop rap song tries to get his conviction overturned on appeal as he argues it is protected by the First Amendment

 

Plea Offer Made to Man Who Fired Shots Inside DC Pizzeria

 

Hate crime charge in fatal attack on gay man lured to lake

 

CRIME IN AMERICA

 

Former gang member executed in Michigan halfway house after Obama commutes his sentence

 

Let’s Empower the Police to Protect Our Communities and Themselves

 

Passerby finds slain woman's body in pool of blood on road

 

Man shot dead after dropping off son at Detroit school

 

Trump Threatens to 'Send in the Feds' Because of Chicago 'Carnage'

 

Erratic driver in police chase turns out to be boy, 10

 

Florida man stabbed dog because it was barking, police say

 

Criminals use high-tech tactics to steal cars

 

DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL COMMITTEE (DNC)

 

DNC Readies ‘War Room’ to Launch ‘Constant Campaign’ Against Trump

 

Anti-Semitic Keith Ellison Touts Endorsement of Jesse "Hymietown" Jackson

 

DEMOCRATS (MARXISTS)

 

Hillary eyes gig as TV host as a way to set the stage for… her 2020 run?

 

Obama Job Approval Ratings Most Politically Polarized by Far

 

Report: Clintons Just Won’t Go Away. Here’s What They’re Planning Next.

 

Democrats vie for chance to take on Trump as California governor

 

Democrats Must Be Racist

 

Minn. Governor Mark Dayton says he has prostate cancer

 

Why de Blasio’s budgets mean trouble tomorrow  (Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio)

 

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

 

Agriculture Dept. lifts gag order: report

 

ECONOMY

 

Dow ends above 20,000 for first time, marking second-fastest milestone run in history

 

Wall Street rises, Dow closes above 20,000 milestone

 

Dow Tops 20,000 as Earnings Feed Rally, Bonds Fall: Markets Wrap

 

More Businesses Expressing Intent to Hire This Year

 

Treasury yields build on largest daily gain in 6 weeks

           

Bill Gates could become world’s first trillionaire

 

Gold ends at a nearly 2-week low as U.S. stock indexes trade in record territory

 

Dow makes history: cracks 20,000 barrier!

 

Asia Stocks Extend Global Rally on Growth Optimism: Markets Wrap

 

Asian stocks at three-month highs on U.S. cues, dollar rebounds for now

 

Americans Are Flipping Houses Like It’s 2006

 

How Team Trump Sees Unemployment and Why it Matters

 

EDUCATION

 

Fordham University Rejects SJP  (SJP’s goals “clearly conflict with…the mission and values of the University.”)

 

Harvard Endowment Will Outsource Most Management, Cut Jobs

 

Lawmaker Channels Trump’s ‘Power to the People’ Message to Reform Education

 

In a ‘what do I do now’ moment, Jewish college students work to build cross-cultural bridges

 

Education Department report finds billions spent under Obama had 'no impact' on achievement

 

NJ teacher who performed sex acts on students blames her strict Muslim upbringing

 

Bible course in public elementary school under fire

 

Instead of Coddling, Universities Should Let Students Grow Up

 

Couple with 'no training' reaches international students

 

Rise of the Trump Snowflakes: Principal And Teacher Suspended Over Trump Parody Skit [Video]

 

College Students Meet to Have Sex, But a Poorly-Timed Touch Gets the Male in Trouble with Title IX

 

Creating Affordable Pathways  (The University of Kentucky, as the state’s flagship institution, has a moral responsibility to provide access to students of limited means, write Eli Capilouto and Tim Tracy, and thus is radically shifting the ratio of merit to need-based aid to do so.)

 

Private Colleges Suggest New York’s Free Tuition Plan Limits Choices

 

Provosts in the Middle  (Annual survey provides chief academic officers’ views on diversifying the faculty and curriculum, using student evaluations of professors, preserving the liberal arts, assessing learning, preparing students for careers … and more.)

 

The emptiness behind NYC’s rising high-school-graduation rates

 

Higher Ed and the Wall (Some college leaders are concerned about the symbolic impact of Trump’s proposed wall on collaborations and exchange, even as many wait to see what, if any, practical effects it might have.)

 

Empowering families must remain the root of school choice

 

Protecting Student Privacy, or Reputation?  (State judge says University of Kentucky need not release records related to sexual assault allegations against a former professor. University officials say student privacy wins out; critics call Kentucky's argument a "smokescreen.")

 

College Student Confuses Covered Lab Equipment With KKK Rally

 

EGYPT

 

Six Years After Egyptian Revolution, Many Disillusioned

 

 

ELECTION 2008

 

Study Claims Up To 2.8 Million Non-Citizens Voted In 2008

 

ELECTION 2016

 

Trump calls for 'major investigation' into voter fraud

 

Huckabee pushes back on Trump's debunked voter fraud claim

 

Trump Sticks to His Voting Fraud Story. Here Are the Facts.

 

ELECTION 2020

 

Americans Split on Whether US Will Be Better Off in 2020

 

ENERGY

 

Oil futures settle lower as data reveal 3rd -weekly rise in U.S. supplies

 

Energy Prices

 

Hundreds gather near Trump Tower to protest pipeline executive orders

 

Trump-Protesting Professors Reveal They're More Concerned with Pushing Politics than Teaching Students

 

US Energy Takes a Major Step Forward

 

Politicians, Celebrities Slam Trump's Pipeline Orders

 

Trump revives oil pipeline projects, demands U.S. steel used

 

Majority of Promised Oil Pipeline Jobs to Be Temporary

 

Here's who benefits from Keystone, Dakota pipelines

 

Trump’s Executive Orders Clear the Way for Energy Development

 

California utilities propose a $1-billion electric vehicle push

 

Trump’s infrastructure ambitions are no excuse for reviving the Keystone and Dakota Access pipelines

 

ENVIRONMENT

 

Love Canal Down the Memory Hole

 

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY (EPA)

 

EPA Contract Freeze Leave States Confused

 

Police: 7 Protesters on DC Crane Associated With Greenpeace

 

Communication Chill (As EPA freezes grants, agencies issue internal guidance to employees on outside communications, stirring fears of political interference in science.)

 

Trump admin tells EPA to take down its climate change webpage: report

 

Restrictions on EPA communications worry environmentalists

 

New administration orders EPA media blackout, contract freeze

 

EUROPE

 

Ukraine unveils super powerful heavy combat drone

 

Jolted by populist surge, European Jews raise new fears of an old threat

 

 

EUROPEAN UNION

 

Banks propel European stocks to 1-year high after Dow hits 20,000

 

Italy's Growing Refugee Problem

 

Why Does the EU Get Such a Bad Rap?

 

Council of Europe decries rising attacks against media

 

‘Trumponomics’ Will Not Be Allowed to ‘Contaminate’ Europe, Commissioners Warn

 

Death toll climbs to 23 in Italy avalanche

 

Bulgaria's new interim PM promises stability ahead of elections

 

Dutch Leader Takes Trump-Like Turn in Face of Hard-Right Challenge

 

Helicopter Carrying Injured Skier Crashes in Italy, Killing 6

 

FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION (FBI) 

 

US-Russian Businessman Said to Be Source of Key Trump Dossier Claims

 

 

 

FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION (FCC)

 

New FCC Chairman a Win for Free Speech, Free Enterprise

 

FEDERAL RESERVE

 

Watch out for showdown between Trump and Fed head Yellen   (Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen)

 

FEMINISM

 

Linda Sarsour’s Muslim Identity Politics Epitomize Feminism’s Hypocrisy

 

Will Men Ever Pull a Lysistrata on Feminists?

 

FOOD SAFETY

 

Salmon price surges as parasites plague fish farms

 

FRANCE

 

There Is A Huge Rise In Muslims Terrorizing Christians And Attacking Churches Across France- Europe Is On The Edge Of A Massive And Horrible Persecution Of Christians

 

Trump fans 'go online disguised as French' to help Le Pen's election hopes

 

French train leaves with baby after mum hops off for cigarette

 

Who is Penelope Fillon, the Welsh woman at the centre of a political scandal in France?

 

France Gives Refugee Status To 60 From Dismantled Calais Camp

 

Politician pays wife half a million euros: So what? This is France

 

Jihadists 'stashed thousands of euros' among graves at famous Paris cemetery

 

French presidential frontrunner Fillon 'paid his British wife €500k as aide'

 

Marine Le Pen turned away from migrant camp in France

 

French President Hollande visits Colombia rebels

 

GERMANY

 

Germany calls bankers to Frankfurt

 

Could Brexit turn the UK into a tax haven? Germany's not worried

 

Germany to drop laws on insulting foreign leaders

 

German Newspaper Publisher: Murder Trump to Get Him Out of Office

 

Germany busts alleged far-right plot to attack Jews, refugees

 

Trump policies could give impulse to global economy: German deputy finance minister

 

EU, US officials slam German ruling that synagogue arson not anti-Semitic

 

German business morale weakens in January, views mixed on Trump impact

 

The Holocaust’s Unlearned Lessons  (How German Chancellor Angela Merkel's mistakes are empowering anti-Semites.)

 

German court jails high-ranking PKK figure for three years

 

Researchers uncover vast numbers of unknown Nazi killing fields

 

GLOBAL WARMING

 

Al Gore’s Latest Climate-change Lie

 

South, southeast face Europe's most adverse climate change impact: agency

 

GOOGLE

 

Google, Take Down Your #KILLALLMEN YouTube

 

Google Bans 200 Publishers After Fake News Policy Update

 

Google Extra-terrestrial? UFO spotter shows 'amazing evidence' of his alien abduction

 

GOP

 

Newt Gingrich: Dems Have 'Big Vested Interest' in Allowing Voter Fraud  (Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich)

 

Lawmaker under fire for mocking Women's March protesters

 

South Carolina lawmaker accused of beating wife resigns

 

What Republicans Have to Learn From the Women’s March

 

Help us, GOP. You’re our only hope.

 

HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

 

Tom Price’s Heated Hearing Is Unlikely to Derail His Nomination

 

Tom Price is Exhibit A for congressional ethics reform

 

More Chronically Ill Patients Have Health Insurance After ACA, Study Finds

 

HEALTH CARE

 

Conjoined twins attached at the spine separated after undergoing complex 21-hour operation

 

At Least 80 Sick in Massive Mumps Outbreak in Spokane, Washington

 

How Virginia's Hospital Licensing Laws Led to an Infant's Death

 

Four cancer myths busted

 

I Still Don't Prescribe Heroin  (America does have an opioid "epidemic."  Government forcing doctors to prescribe the addict's fix won't solve the problem.)

 

Aetna, Humana to consider all options after court blocks merger

 

Dying from cancer: Could your location determine your fate?

 

Early family deaths may create "grief gap" for blacks

 

A Report Raises Concerns About New Hepatitis C Drugs

 

HOLLYWOOD

 

Mary Tyler Moore, Star of 'The Mary Tyler Moore Show,' Dies at 80

 

Mary Tyler Moore Dead at 80

 

How Hollywood movies define US policies

 

HOMOSEXUALITY

 

Philadelphia Mayor Wants To Force 'Racist' Gay Businessowners Into 'Implicit Bias' Training

 

HONG KONG

 

Terrex: Hong Kong to return Singapore army vehicles

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

Pelosi: Trump’s insecurity fueling fraud investigation  (House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-California)

 

GOP chairman offers ‘creative’ ways to pay for border wall with Mexico  (US Representative of Texas Michael McCaul (R)

 

Pelosi: Reopening 'black sites’ would endanger American lives

 

House Dems demand voter fraud cases from state officials

 

GOP rep rips Trump for threatening to 'send in the Feds'

 

Rep. Collins (R-NY): I have no evidence of Trump's voter fraud claims

 

Wasserman Schultz: Trump has 'penchant for lying'  (US Representative of Florida Debbie Wasserman Schultz)

 

Rep. Collins: Trump 'has all the cards' in negotiations with Mexico

 

House Homeland Security Committee Chairman McCaul: Team Trump will make America strong again   (US Representative of Texas Michael McCaul (R)

 

Slowing the regulatory onslaught  (As one of its first official acts in 2017, the US House of Representatives passed the Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2017, also called the REINS Act. The bill, passed on January 5, would require Congress to approve all new major regulations, which it defines as any regulation imposing $100 million or more in costs on the economy.)

 

Ryan: "No evidence" for Trump's unverified illegal ballots claim  (Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wisconsin)

 

Protecting email privacy  (Last week, US Representatives Kevin Yoder, Kansas Republican, and Jared Polis, Colorado Democrat, reintroduced the Email Privacy Act, a bill that will protect Americans’ privacy rights from bureaucratic overreach by updating the grossly outdated 1986 Electronic Communications Privacy Act (ECPA).)

 

 

IMMIGRATION

 

The Best Revenge on Trump? A 4.0, College ‘Dreamers’ Say

 

Anti-immigration groups are pushing Trump to stick to campaign pledge to deport Dreamers

 

Soros And MasterCard Join Forces To Profit From Immigration

 

Is Trump backing off immigration promises?

 

INDIA

 

Christian in India Suffers Hemorrhage from Hypertension after Bullying, Sources Say

 

India turns to AI as cyber warfare threats grow

 

Officer dead as avalanche hits army unit in Kashmir’s Ganderbal

 

Indian techie sells company to Cisco for $3.7bn

 

India, UAE in a ‘comprehensive strategic partnership’, sign 13 security, trade pacts

 

Indian IT Industry Could Slow if Trump Gets Tough on Visas

 

Trump invites Indian PM to White House  (Prime Minister Narendra Modi)

 

In Its Third Month, India’s Cash Shortage Begins to Bite

 

Pressure Builds for Modi to Overhaul Indian Campaign Finance

 

INAUGURATION

 

The true, correct story of what happened at Trump’s inauguration

 

Activists planning to disrupt inauguration were infiltrated by conservative group

 

INTELLIGENCE AGENCIES

 

Victor Davis Hanson: No Surprise That Intelligence Agencies Are Politicized

 

IRAN

 

Woman floated as hardline candidate for Iranian presidency

 

 

What Is Iran’s Policy-Making Mechanism? (The regime in Iran has been eager to portray an image of a government mending fences with the international community.)

 

 

IRAQ

 

On Mosul’s Front Lines: Advances in Battle, but Peril Abounds

 

'Kill zone' protects troops from terrorists in Mosul

 

Battle Advances, but Peril Abounds on Mosul’s Front Lines

 

 

ISLAM

 

Saudi Writer To Muslims In The West: Integrate Into Local Societies And Work Against Terrorism

 

Imam at Trump’s prayer service recited Qur’anic condemnation of Jews and Christians

 

ISRAEL

 

Israeli-“Palestinian” Arab Conflict Briefing   (Wednesday, January 25, 2017)

 

Breaking NYT Report: Trump Admin Prepares Exec Order to End Funding for UN Agencies Giving Full Membership to PA, PLO

 

Spectacular stalagmite cave discovered in Galilee

 

Sara Netanyahu Telephones American Counterpart, First Lady Melania Trump  (Wife of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)

 

Police said likely to recommend indicting PM in gifts probe

 

Drive-by shooting attack in Binyamin region

 

PM faces down MKs over criminal probes, rebuffs resignation calls

 

Israel and US Successfully Complete David’s Sling Test Series

 

Herzog slams PM over graft probes: Hand in your keys and quit (Labor Party chairman Isaac Herzog)

 

Israel to accept 100 children from Syria

 

Netanyahu may face breach of trust charge, but not bribery — report

 

Drive-by Arab Shooter Stopped at IDF Pillbox Near Aboud (Israel Defense Forces)

 

New settlement homes are just a ‘taste,’ Netanyahu tells MKs

 

Outrage: Germany to Observe Holocaust Remembrance Day while Funding Anti-Israel NGO

 

Arab League says Israel showing ‘contempt’ with settlement plans

 

The Council of Europe Condemns Israel over Gaza – But Who Is The Council of Europe?

 

Hamas court in Gaza convicts members of Abbas’s Fatah movement (“Palestinian” Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas)

 

IDF Tanks Retaliate for Gaza Gunfire; Israeli Soldiers Also Fired Upon in North

 

Minister nixes residency for family of Jerusalem truck terrorist

 

Jerusalem Terrorist Sentenced to 18 Years in Prison for Stoning Death of Alexander Levlovich

 

MK blasts European report alleging ‘systematic’ Israeli killings in Gaza

 

Incoming Israeli Economy Minister Says It’s Important to Safeguard Industry, Attract Investors

 

Over $100,000 raised to free Israeli imprisoned in Arab country

 

Giuliani Visits Israel, Netanyahu; Coy About Bearing A Message

 

Ya’alon grilled by police over purchase of German subs — report (Former Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon)

 

Return of the Crusades? European Bishops Demand ‘Action after Fifty Years of Occupation in the Holy Land’

 

How the Security Cabinet should really work

 

Bennett: State Auditor’s Harsh Gaza War Report an Opportune Earthquake  (Israeli Education Minister and chairman of the Bayit Yehudi (Jewish Home) party Naftali Bennett)

 

Germany condemns Israel's plans for 2,500 units in West Bank (Judea and Samaria)

 

China and Israel Celebrate 25 Years of Diplomatic Relations

 

Four Israelis indicted for attacking Palestinians

 

White House Reaction to Israel Approval of New Housing in Judea & Samaria: ‘We’ll Continue to Discuss That’

 

Fake News: Trump Caved to Arab Pressure on Jerusalem Embassy Move

 

Knesset Committee Holds Heated Debate on Harassment of Haredi IDF Soldiers

 

Liberman: Serious Mistakes in Sgt. Azaria’s Trial  (Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman)

 

Fatah already planning terror campaign to prevent US embassy move

 

Trump and May must circumvent Security Council Resolution 2334

 

Random shots: Palestinians are a made up people, with no language, culture, homeland, or history

 

Palestinian sources deny report US assured PA it won’t move embassy

 

Hamas procures NKorean laser-guided missiles

 

In rare move, Australia criticizes settlement expansion

 

Israel forges ahead on new housing in disputed suburbs

 

Army will go ‘full force’ in future wars, collapsing EU shouldn’t lecture – Israeli defense chief   (Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman)

 

Bailing Out the Palestinian Authority

 

Israel Approves 2,500 West Bank (Judea and Samaria) Settlement Homes

 

Old U.S. enemy threatens 'war' if Trump moves embassy

 

Obama Sends $221 Million To Terrorist-Funding Palestinian Authority

 

What does Israel want from America?

 

Obama’s sneaky last slap at Israel

 

Why are taxpayer dollars helping American terrorists meet with Palestinian radicals? 

 

JAPAN

 

Japan Says It Intercepted Three Russian Warplanes Near Its Borders

 

Japan gets first sumo champion in 19 years 

 

JORDAN

 

Following Harsh Anti-Gulf Sermon By Leading Jordanian Cleric, Jordan Attempts To Mitigate Sermon's Impact In The Gulf

 

LEBANON

 

Lebanon claims to expose 5-strong Israeli spy cell

 

LIBERALISM

 

Democracy Alliance: Soros Billionaires Club for Revolution

 

David Brock Thinks Liberals Will Pay for His ‘Twitter-Like’ Website

 

The Tea Party of the Left

 

MEDIA 

 

ABC’s ‘Nightline’ Issues Correction After Misrepresenting Fleischer to Make Him Seem More Critical of Spicer

 

Trump’s First Cable News Interview as President Goes to Hannity

 

Shocking! Media Caught Faking Trump Crowd Size

 

Liberal NY Times columnist: Trump ‘was obviously mentally ill the moment he took office’

 

Flashback: WaPo Publishes Study That Claims Millions of Illegal Aliens Vote

 

Michael Moore boycotts news outlets that refuse to call Trump a liar

 

Trump Versus the Media, Round One

 

Why The Press Needs To Stop Comparing Everything To Watergate

 

New York Times Calls Trump Claim That Millions of Illegals Voted a “Lie”

 

State Department Airhead Marie Harf Joins Fox News

 

Tucker Carlson has DOUBLED Megyn Kelly's ratings in his first week taking over Fox's coveted talk show time slot

 

The Question the Times Should Have Asked ‘Writer’ Barack Obama

 

Guess which cable network Trump congratulated

 

MEDICAL MARIJUANA

 

"Pot moms" share passions and anxieties about their profession

 

MEXICO

 

Mexico's President 'Considering' Scrapping US Trip: AP

 

Survey: Most Mexico-Bound Cash Remittances Sent by Undocumented Workers

 

Mexican delegation to WH: 'Mexico First'

 

MIDDLE EAST

 

Saudi Arabia sees ‘impressive’ figures in Trump cabinet

 

Kuwait executes member of royal family

 

KSA, France in talks to boost ties  (Saudi Arabia)

 

Deposed Yemeni president’s son in fraud allegations

 

King Salman inducts high-tech fighter jets into RSAF  (Saudi Arabia)

 

The hard facts Team Trump should face on the Middle East

 

Saudi Interior Ministry reveals identities of Jeddah suicide bombers 

 

MILITARY

 

Days Into Trump Admin, Corrupt Employees Are Already Being Fired At The VA

 

Iowa senator urges buddy system at Air Force base to combat sexual assault

 

Trump’s Pentagon expected to curb military ties with China

 

Pentagon Chief Weighing Options for Trump to Defeat Islamic State

 

General Mattis Unleashed Hell On ISIS On His First Day On The Job. ...

 

Political Fight Underway Over Trump Pick for Navy Secretary

 

Donald Trump's defence chief eyes debut trip to Japan and South Korea next week  (Secretary of Defense James Mattis)

 

Trump faces massive challenge in cleaning up 'toxic' VA

 

Report: Army tanks, other ground combat weapons in danger of falling behind

 

Pardon me: Navy sailor in jail for submarine photos pleads for mercy from Trump

 

Federal hiring freeze could hurt job-seeking veterans

 

NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION (NOAA) 

 

Sea level rise will hit these U.S. communities hardest

 

NATIONAL PARKS SERVICE

 

Badlands National Park tweets on climate change deleted; messages defied Trump policy

 

A National Park Sent, and Later Deleted, Tweets About Climate Change

 

NEW ZEALAND

 

Backed up: New Zealand's public toilets not coping with tourist influx

 

OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET (OMB)

 

Trump’s OMB Pick Shares Vision on Social Security, Regulation

 

Mulvaney vows to give Trump straight talk on entitlements

 

PAKISTAN

 

Police Rescue 24 People From Organ Trafficking Gang in Pakistan

 

South China Sea Disputes Will Soon Catch Up With Pakistan's Red Hot Stock Market

 

Pakistan’s Blasphemy Law Exalts Killer, Threatens Bloggers

 

Pakistan Is the Crisis Flying Under the Radar

 

Pakistan Conducts Third Missile Test This Month Amid Arms Race With India

 

PHILIPPINES

 

Duterte's drug war encourages lawlessness in Philippines   (President Rodrigo Duterte)

 

POLITICS

 

Trump acolytes mount campaigns of their own  (Loyalists are looking to replicate his success with bids for Congress, governor and mayor. But copying a singular figure isn't easy.)

 

POSTAL SERVICE

 

USPS should support American small business growth

 

PRESCRIPTION DRUGS

 

Trump Can Lower Drug Costs: Here’s How

 

PRODUCT RECALL

 

Ikea recalls chair amid reports of collapse and injuries

 

RADIO

 

Talk radio provides outlet for Christian worldview

 

 

RESTAURANT INDUSTRY

 

Bob Evans sells its restaurants to PE firm for $565M

 

DC waitress overwhelmed by message, tip left by Trump supporters

 

RUSSIA

 

Putin urges Russian car owners to go green  (Russian President Vladimir V Putin)

 

CEO assures BP has no problems with oil production cuts following OPEC deal

 

Gorbachev fails to save Pizza Hut from bankruptcy

 

Report of widespread sexual abuse in 'exclusive' Moscow school checked by investigators

 

Roscosmos calls off all Proton-M rocket engines

 

Russian strategic bombers wipe out terrorist targets in Syria

 

Russian Foreign Minister Slams Drug Substitution Therapy Amid Country's HIV Epidemic

 

Russian Navy to receive amphibious assault ship Ivan Gren in autumn

 

An Unlikely Solution to Russia and Japan's Island Stalemate

 

King of Jordan notes Russia’s role in resolving Syrian crisis

 

Harry Potter Is Real and He Lives in Russia

 

Lavrov warns West will have to pay dearly for stoking revolutions in Middle East (Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov)

 

Russia’s Lavrov to meet Syrian opposition in Moscow

 

Moscow Pivots From Combatant to Peacemaker in Syria (Op-Ed)

 

Russia: We want to normalize relations with US, Europe

 

Kremlin hails Syria talks in Astana as a success, says more possible

 

Top Russian Cyber-Security Agent to Face Treason Charges

 

70mn cyberattacks, mostly foreign, targeted Russia’s critical infrastructure in 2016 – FSB

 

Russia Falls Again in World Corruption Index

 

Russian Police Investigate Alleged Substitution Scam at Rocket Engine Factory

 

A dispute over St. Petersburg’s grand Orthodox cathedral stirs up Russia’s anti-Semitic conspiracies

 

Putin, Jordan’s Abdullah talk Syrian peace push

 

SCIENCE

 

Scientists are planning their own march on Washington

 

Science Trial finds combination of pancreatic cancer drugs extends survival

 

SECRET SERVICE

 

Secret Service agent under investigation for social media post

 

Outrage at woman Secret Service agent and Clinton supporter who said she would NOT risk her life to protect President Trump

 

Secret Service agent may face disciplinary action after suggesting she would not ‘take a bullet’ for Trump

 

Secret Service agent: I won't 'take bullet' for Trump

 

SENATE

 

Gentle questions at Senate confirmation for Linda McMahon after wrestler Triple H shows up

 

Feinstein Invokes Saturday's March As Reason to Delay Sessions Confirmation Vote  (US Senator of California Dianne Feinstein (D)/ US Attorney General nominee senator of Alabama Jeff Sessions)

 

2 Judges on Trump’s Short List Received Unanimous Senate Approval

 

The Time Elizabeth Warren Used Loophole to Avoid Disclosing $1.3M Line of Credit  (US Senator of Massachusetts Elizabeth Warren (D)

 

Dem senators ask AT&T and Time Warner to show merger's public benefit

 

Rand Paul unveils ObamaCare replacement  (US Senator of Kentucky Rand Paul (R)

 

Moron Alert (D-California): Kamala Harris Says Transportation Is a Human Right

 

What DeVos Should Have Said  (When US Senator of Washington Patty Murray (D) demanded she promise not "to privatize public schools," DeVos replied, "Not all schools are working for the students.")

 

McCain: 'Leaning against' voting for Trump's budget pick  (US Senator of Arizona John McCain (R)

 

GOP pans Democrats’ $1T infrastructure package

 

Manchin to support Tillerson for State Department post  (US Senator of West Virginia Joe Manchin III (D)

 

Democrats delay vote on Sessions nomination  

 

Democrat Attacks on Tom Price Expose Their Own Destruction of Medical Device Industry

 

Trump’s HHS pick spars with Democrats over stock trading, Obamacare

 

U.S. Senate Confirms Pro-Life UN Ambassador Nominee Nikki Haley

 

Schumer emerges as new champion to left (Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-New York)

 

Now Ted Cruz is praising Mitch McConnell's leadership (Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky)

 

McCain kicks off debate in Senate over military buildup

 

Cruz: GOP should do ‘whatever it takes’ to confirm Trump Supreme Court pick  (US Senator of Texas Ted Cruz (R)

 

Senate Dems to Propose $1T Infrastructure Plan

 

Chuck Schumer’s promises are worthless

 

Warren supports Carson for HUD secretary  (US Senator of Massachusetts Elizabeth Warren (D)

 

SOCIAL MEDIA

 

Zuckerberg says he is not planning presidential bid

 

SOUTH AMERICA

 

The Proud Child Laborers (Bolivia)

 

What a hero! The moment a dog saved his floundering friend from raging river rapids... or did he just want to steal his stick? 

 

SOUTH KOREA 

 

Park calls her corruption allegations preposterous, colossal lies (President Park Geun-hye)

 

Opposition lawmaker to apologize over Park’s nude portrait exhibition

 

Chief justice calls for ruling on Park’s impeachment by March 13

 

Senior N. Korean defector says his sons were reason he fled

 

Moon Jae-in hits Duterte over murder case     (Moon Jae-in, the leading presidential hopeful from the main opposition Democratic Party of Korea (DPK), has criticized the Philippine president for not taking responsible action against the abduction and murder of a Korean businessman there by local policemen.)

 

US protectionism may push Korea closer to China

 

Court to rule on Ban Ki-moon's eligibility as presidential candidate

 

SKorean Prosecutors Plan to Search Impeached Leader's Office

 

SPACE

 

Asteroid buzzes Earth in second close shave of 2017

 

SPAIN

 

Police Investigation After Woman Brutally Beaten by ‘Anti Fascists’ for Wearing National Flag Bracelet

 

SPORTS

 

Tom Brady just doesn’t get why his friendship with Donald Trump is ‘such a big deal’

 

GE Deal With Boston Celtics Is Over $7 Million a Year

 

Study: Super Bowl spending down in 2017

 

Usain Bolt stripped of gold medal

 

NBA legend Jerry West hospitalized after health scare

 

Tom Brady's weird coat sparks hilarious 'Inflategate' backlash

 

NHL Scoreboard

 

NBA Scoreboard

 

College Basketball Scoreboard (Men)

 

STATES

 

Sinkhole swallows yards, threatens pickup in Philly suburb

 

When Will Soggy California Drop Water Restrictions?

 

Latest Document Dump Reminder of How Abusive Wisconsin's John Doe Probe Was 

 

Massachusetts governor strikes contrast with Trump

 

In an era of political uncertainty, Gov. Jerry Brown's State of the State address sees California as a model for the nation (Governor of California Jerry Brown (D)

 

California's stormy winter sets snowfall record for Mammoth resorts — over 20 feet in one month

 

Death toll climbs to at least 5 from California's stormiest winter in years

 

Flint's water lead levels are (finally) within federal limits, state says

 

Blue mists over the Great Smoky Mountains visible from space

 

STATE DEPARTMENT

 

Bureaucrats Bring 500 Refugees Into Country One Day Before Trump’s Expected Ban

 

State Dept. approves $525 million aerostat sale to Saudi Arabia

 

Trump administration removes apology for historic mass government discrimination against LGBTI employees

 

State Dept. reviewing decision by Kerry to send Palestinians $221M (US Secretary of State John Kerry)

 

SUICIDES

 

14-year-old girl live-streamed suicide in Florida foster home

 

SUPREME COURT 

 

Trump's Supreme Court justice shortlist narrows further

 

Will Supreme Court Choice Divide or Unite Trump Coalition?

 

Conservative groups trying to derail two potential Supreme Court picks

 

Trump Supreme Court pick narrows to two names

 

As Court Picks Come Into View, So Does a Political Brawl

 

Gun ruling sets up potential Supreme Court battle

 

SYRIA

 

Syrian Peshmerga to return home after training in Iraq

 

Russian planes bomb Islamic State in Syria's Deir al-Zor: TASS

 

Iran, Russia and Turkey Agree to Enforce Syria Cease-Fire, but Don’t Explain How

 

 

TAIWAN

 

Taiwan Q4 GDP up 2.58 beating forecast

 

Taiwan ATM hack: Three jailed over $2.6m theft

 

Taiwan stands to lose if Trump changes one China US experts

 

African allies say no to Chinese money

 

William Lai says no to 2020 presidential bid

 

UK envoy says exchanges to go on despite Brexit

 

Cross-strait ties worse than under Chen: Su Chi

 

No need for hepatitis B revaccination, CDC says

 

Nuclear reactor trip caused by defective water pump

 

Taiwan No.31 on Corruption Perceptions Index 

 

TAXATION

 

Illinois Hoping Citizens Drink State’s Debts Away with Statewide Soda Tax

  

How would a "border adjustment tax" affect Americans? 

 

TELEVISION

 

Netflix and CBS Try to Shake Up Reality TV

 

TERRORISM

 

Trump Draft Order Seeks Review on Terror Interrogations

 

Tales of ten terrorists who took advantage of the porous U.S.-Mexico border

 

A Terrorist’s Fan Base (Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio (D) and City Council speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito (D) can’t say enough good things about FALN thug Oscar Lopéz Rivera.)

 

Noor Salman, Arrested Wife of Orlando ISIS Shooter Omar Mateen, Hires Terror Atty

 

Black Lives Matter resentful of peaceful, favorable Women’s March against Trump

 

THAILAND

 

New reign takes hold in Thailand

 

TRADE

 

TPP Was Doomed To Fail

 

The TPP is dead, but don’t bury it yet

 

Trump halfway to killing globalist plan

 

Ditching T.P.P. Won’t Solve the Trade Deficit

 

Trump’s TPP withdrawal proof he’s keeping his promises

 

TRANSGENDER MOVEMENT

 

Transgender movement’s new frontier: The War on Medicine

 

Trans Activists Attack Feminists For Displaying ‘Genital-Based Womanhood’

 

TREASURY DEPARTMENT

 

Trump's Treasury nominee is registered to vote in 2 states

 

TURKEY

 

Turkey Charges 7 Russian Citizens Over Istanbul Terror Plot

 

Istanbul Airport prepares for new snowfall

 

Turkey ready to ‘share infrastructure experience’ with Trump: Yıldırım

 

Prosecutors demands 61 years in jail for Istanbul man who sent bomb-laden package to his father

 

Turkey says four thresholds surpassed in Astana talks on Syria

 

ISIL ‘judge’ arrested, phone containing key data found in anus

 

Wanted female militant met suspect who bought car used in Istanbul bomb attacks: Report

 

Turkish envoy to Israel vows to improve ties

 

Turkey has issued over 16 million visas online since 2013

 

Hundreds of police trained by Turkey start work in Syria’s Jarablus

 

Four arrested in al-Nusra operation in Turkey’s northwest

 

17 ISIL militants ‘neutralized’ in north Syria: Turkish military

 

Turkey to announce date of constitutional referendum this week: PM Yildirim

 

Turkey's Erdogan plans to act rapidly on constitutional reform bill  (Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan)

 

UBER

 

Uber's drive to be a DC powerhouse

 

UNIONS

 

Can Trump Win His Battle With The Unionized, Bureaucratic 'Deep State?'

 

UNITED KINGDOM (BRITAIN)

 

FTSE 100 ends skid to close up, but rising pound caps gain

 

UK: Ex-Queen’s chaplain says Qur’an in cathedral “not bridge building so much as capitulation”

 

Democrats Incensed at U.K. Prime Minister’s ‘Partisan’ Visit to GOP Retreat (Britain’s leader hasn’t scheduled a parallel meeting with Democrats.)

 

Any UK-U.S. trade deal will put Britain first: PM May

 

Making Britain Great Again  (The Brexit vote may have been based more on emotional than economic factors, but it is an indication of dissatisfaction with the status quo.)

 

Brexit: rebel Tories demand more say on Brexit as May loses supreme court fight  (British Prime Minister Theresa May)

 

Article 50 ruling: Courts should never have got involved in Brexit, says dissenting judge

 

Education One in 10 nursery schools in England face closure within months

 

Nicola Sturgeon steps up indyref2 calls after Supreme Court ruling  (Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon)

 

Law must be tougher over dress code discrimination, say MPs  

 

Briton shot dead in Porsche in Thailand

 

Swap soap for liquid handwash in war on superbugs says NHS watchdog

 

 Sex painful for 'nearly one in 10 women'

 

Beer Prices rise amid sobering threat of Brexit-related inflation

 

Scotland moves away from oil with 50% renewable target by 2030

 

Small firms split on fears and hopes over ‘hard Brexit’ says study

 

More than 120 Tory MPs back calls for tougher anti-strike laws to end rail misery for commuters

 

GPs Charges proposed for out-of-hours appointments in England

 

Brexit: ‘Parliament will have final say on UK deal’

 

NHS hands over patient records to Home Office for immigration crackdown

 

MPs call for Brexit plan White Paper

 

G4S Firm to limit filming asylum seekers in their homes without consent

 

Grammars 'may ask parents for money'

 

Campaign issues cultural ‘call to arms’ to boost arts learning in England

 

'Fine firms for sexist dress rules'

 

Jihad in the Cathedral

 

UNITED NATIONS

 

Trump could cut ties with UN over its support for the PA

 

UNITED STATES

 

Majority of Americans approves of Trump's 'America First' message

 

America, at Last the Land of Can-Do (After eight years of desolation, the spirit that made America king of the hill is back.)

 

The 100 worst traffic bottlenecks on U.S. highways

 

Dennis Prager: America's Second Civil War

 

How ACS failed to save this 5-year-old boy from a house of horrors  (New York City)

 

US CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION

 

U.S. agency calls for safer lithium-ion batteries after Samsung fires

 

US GEOLOGICAL SURVEY

 

What caused two mysterious 'booms' that shook the earth around San Diego on Tuesday night? USGS say it was NOT an earthquake

 

VATICAN

 

Knights of Malta Head Resigns Amid Spat With Pope Francis

 

U.S. bishop defies Vatican by requiring priests to get permission before offering traditional Mass

 

 

WHITE HOUSE

 

Trump brings God back into federal government after long absence

 

Seven-year-old ‘Syrian Twitter girl’ Bana writes open letter to Trump

 

President Trump: Construction of Border Wall Will Begin in Months

 

Gov. Jerry Brown Talks; President Donald Trump Does (Governor of California Jerry Brown (D)

 

Why President Trump Should Enforce Obamacare’s Individual Mandate

 

Upend the 'Faux System' of White House Journalism

 

What to Watch Out For, Mr. President (17 tips for the new Trump administration, from heavy hitters on Obama's national security team.)

 

Breitbart’s influence grows inside White House

 

Women get IUDs because of Trump

 

ABC apologizes for misleading quote about Spicer

 

If Trump sends feds to Chicago, what would they do?

 

Trump economic advisor gets $100M payout from Goldman Sachs: report

 

Advice on immigration for Trump from key Brexit strategist

 

Poll: Nearly half of voters approve of Melania, Ivanka Trump

 

100 Days of Trump: Why Kellyanne Conway represents a major threat to liberal orthodoxy

 

Spicer compares 'alternative facts' to getting different weather reports

 

How Sean Spicer wins by losing

 

Journalism Prof: Boycott Kellyanne Conway

 

Information lockdown hits Trump’s federal agencies

 

Trump’s team floats tax cuts that aren’t paid for

 

White House issues statement after Saturday Night Live writer is suspended from show over sickening Barron Trump tweet

 

Obama makes healthcare plea in handoff letter to Trump

 

Chelsea Handler is accused of immigrant-shaming Melania for saying the First Lady - who is fluent in five languages - 'can barely speak English' 

 

Trump to order building of border wall, crackdown on sanctuary cities

 

Trump to sign executive order on border wall plans, tighter immigration enforcement

 

In Philly, a chance for Trump, GOP to unify

 

Trump’s disregard for truth threatens his ability to govern

 

McMullin launches anti-Trump group

 

Lawrence Kudlow: How Did Nearly Everyone Overlook President Trump's Optimism?

 

This is the kind of family whose support Trump’s success will live or die on

 

Trump ‘comfortable’ with win despite claim of voter fraud, White House says

 

Arthur Brooks: The word dignity explains why Trump is president

 

Trump is Nixon without the polish

 

Betsy McCaughey: Trump Pushes For Rapid Action On ObamaCare

 

Former Reid aide uses dead Syrian boy to attack Trump

 

Democrats propose taking Trump’s finger off nuclear trigger

 

The Last Shall Be First  (Trump has the elite discombobulated.)

 

Defending the civilized world  (In an inaugural address that was more purposeful than poetic, President Trump last Friday vowed to "unite the civilized world against radical Islamic terrorism, which we will eradicate from the face of the Earth." I hope we can agree, across party and ideological lines, that those are worthwhile objectives.)

 

 A Master of Squirrels: The President and the Press

 

Feuds spell trouble for Trump’s first national budget

 

‘We the People’ Demand Mr. Trump Release His Tax Returns

 

ZOO

 

Cincinnati : Premature baby hippo fights for survival in zoo

 

 

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