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Friday, January 26, 2018

 

CELEBRATING 241 YEARS OF LIBERTY AND FREEDOM  

 

 

In Today’s Issue: 

 

ABORTION

 

Cecile Richards Confirms She’s Resigning as CEO of Planned Parenthood Abortion Business

 

U.S. Senate set to vote on bill banning abortions after 20 weeks

 

Cecile Richards is Quitting. Here’s the Shocking Planned Parenthood Numbers She Doesn’t Want You to See

 

For Proof Abortion Is Inhumane, Look No Further Than Supporters’ Defenses Of Killing Disabled People

 

Planned Parenthood Opposes Senate Bill Banning Abortions Up to Birth

 

Republicans Prepare for Upcoming Abortion Vote

 

He Did Abortions Until He Had Three Powerful Encounters With the Holy Spirit

 

How Did Abortion Become A Monopartisan Issue?

 

Abortion Activists Vandalize Pro-Life Display to Memorialize Aborted Babies 4 Hours After It Was Put Up

 

Planned Parenthood Infiltrates Over 300 Colleges and Universities With New Pro-Abortion Student Groups

 

Abortion Activist Claims: If You Oppose Abortion You Must Hate Poor Women

 

Utah Committee Passes Bill to Ban Abortions on Babies With Down Syndrome

 

Five Lessons for Pro-Lifers From the Pro-Abortion Women’s March

 

Physicians Group Wants Doctors to be Forced to Participate in Abortions

 

New Jersey Democrats Trying to Force State Residents to Fund Planned Parenthood Abortion Biz

 

87 religious leaders ask Trudeau gov’t to drop summer job pro-abortion pledge

 

University of Vermont Medical Center to Start Killing Babies in Abortions

 

‘Nobody…should check the box’: Canadian Cardinal slams Trudeau’s pro-abortion pledge

 

Irish poll shows majority support abortion up to 12 weeks

 

New Poll Claims Ireland Wants to Legalize Abortion, But It’s Always Been Pro-Life

 

AFGHANISTAN

 

The secret struggle for Afghanistan

 

 

AFRICA

 

Controversial Fossil Hints Homo sapiens Blazed a Trail Out of Africa Earlier Than Thought

 

Trump dodges questions about vulgar Africa remark

 
AUSTRALIA

 

ASX slides, $A shines

 

Australian dollar shoots to 32-month high

 

Doctors face ban on handing out addictive painkillers

 

 

AUTO INDUSTRY

 

Autos officials hopeful that industry can avoid a NAFTA disaster

 

CANADA

 

TSX up modestly as Bombardier shares soar, Wall Street hits record high

 

Annual pace of inflation slows, consumer price index up 1.9% in December

 

The billionaires were found dead in their mansion. Now police say they were murdered.

 

At NAFTA talks, Canada hails jet case as victory for free trade

 

CTV reporter suspended after sexual misconduct allegations

 

 

CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION (CDC)

 

The deadly flu epidemic sweeping the US is still spreading — here's everything you need to know

 

 

CHRISTIANITY

 

Looking for Jesus in all the wrong places

 

COMMUNIST NORTH KOREA

 

North Korea plans military parade on Olympics eve

 

CONGRESS

 

More Questions on the Congressional Harassment Slush Fund

 

Feds Spent $9 on Defense for Every $1 on Healthcare 50 Years Ago

 

COURTS

 

Suspect charged in series of drive-by shootings

 

Colorado: Convert to Islam, ISIS supporter, gets life in prison for murder of transit security guard

 

Nicole Finn gets 3 life sentences for starving 3 of her adopted children until 1 died

 

 

CRIME IN AMERICA

 

Parents Starved and Neglected Teen Son With Cerebral Palsy So Badly He Died

 

Tennessee teen allegedly shot in head during internet challenge, officials say

 

 

CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION

 

Border Patrol Crack Down Shines Light On Rising Number Of Migrant Deaths

 

 

DEMOCRATS (MARXISTS)

 

Report: Dutch Spies Watched Russians Hack US Democrats

 

Journalist says Obama, Farrakhan photo suppressed at request of black lawmakers

 

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

 

 

The 10 Events You Need To Know To Understand The Almost-Firing Of Robert Mueller (Justice Department special counsel former FBI Director Robert Mueller)

 

The scandal is not that Trump tried to fire Mueller; it’s that he can’t

 

Mueller interviewed Facebook staffer who worked on Trump campaign, report says

 

ECONOMY

 

 

Dow ends more than 220 points higher as tech, health-care stocks rally

 

Stocks Rise to Records on Earnings as Dollar Falls: Markets Wrap

 

Dollar remains in negative territory after GDP data

 

U.S. stocks, VIX dance in tandem in break with history

 

Gold prices drop for the session, but gain for the week

 

US Economy Grew at Solid 2.6 Percent Rate in Fourth Quarter

 

Why a Patriots win in Super Bowl LII could be bearish for the stock market

 

Frank Luntz: Public is far more concerned about the economy than it is about Russia

 

EDUCATION

 

The Fight for School Choice Is Far from Over

 

Why the Academic Left Fears and Loathes Dr. Jordan Peterson

 

 

ELECTION 2016

 

5 Things We Learned About The ‘Russia Investigation’ This Week

 

 

ELECTION 2020

 

Bernie Sanders reportedly weighing 2020 presidential run

 

ENERGY

 

Oil prices end the week higher, with U.S. benchmark above $66

 

Energy Prices

 

 

EUROPE

 

The New Occupation of Europe

 

“Refugees” arriving in Europe ask for wifi first, food and shelter second

 

 

EUROPEAN UNION

 

Luxury-goods shares lead Europe higher as traders shake off rising euro

 

Czech Republic: Imam and his relatives accused of jihad terror activity

 

EU Multicultural Blues

 

 

EUTHANASIA

 

Elderly Woman Resists Being Euthanized When She Sees the Needle, So Her Family Held Her Down

 

FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION (FBI) 

 

Houston kidnap victim killed during FBI raid

 

New texts between Trump-bashing FBI lovers show Clinton never in jeopardy, say lawmakers

 

FRANCE

 

Exclusive: PayPal closes account of French BDS organization

 

 

GERMANY

 

Germany: Muslim teen stabs non-Muslim in the neck for looking at his mother “provocatively”

 

Germany: Three Muslim migrants sexually assault mother with toddler in stroller

 

Germany: Judge removes crucifix from courtroom in trial of Muslim who threatened a convert to Christianity

 

Germany: Pants sold with alarm to ward off Muslim migrant rapes

 

 

HOLOCAUST

 

Holocaust hero honored 75 years after dramatic rescue of fellow Jews from Nazis

 

The inevitable politicization of International Holocaust Remembrance Day

 

 

HOMOSEXUALITY

 

Court orders university to reinstate Christian club booted for refusing to elect LGBT activist

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

Pelosi: Trump's immigration proposal is part of a 'campaign to make America white again'  (House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-California)

 

No, Nancy Pelosi, A Thousand More Dollars In My Pocket Isn’t ‘Crumbs’

 

 

IMMIGRATION

 

Immigration Hand-Biters and Bad Politics

 

INDIA

 

China-India border tension: Satellite imagery shows Doklam plateau build-up

 

Republic Day outreach marks fresh start in India’s Asean ties

 

IRAN

 

Iranian drama: Khamenei taking on Revolutionary Guards?

 

ISLAM

 

YouTube: Keeping Americans in the Dark on Islam

 

 

ISRAEL

 

Israeli-“Palestinian” Arab Conflict Briefing    (Friday, January 26, 2018)

 

TV report: Israel now wants Trump to reject Palestinian ‘right of return’

 

John Kerry Versus Nikki Haley on How to Deal With Abbas (Former US Secretary of State John F Kerry/ US United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley/ “Palestinian” Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas)

 

Store that sells ‘P is for Palestine’ children’s book faces heat from the left

 

Slovenian president doubts country will recognize 'Palestine'

 

Mossad chose not to nab Mengele, didn’t hunt down Munich terrorists, book claims

 

Report: Jordanian King told Lebanese PM Arabs Must Surrender to Trump’s Minimalist Peace Plan

 

Israeli settlers torch Palestinian car, spray racist anti-Arab graffiti in East Jerusalem

 

Ramallah: If Jerusalem Is Off the Table, Peace Is Off the Table

 

Lebanon: Israel behind attempt on life of Hamas member

 

Is Israel’s International Isolation Diminishing?

 

Attorney general to police: No evidence of graft for indicting Netanyahu  (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)

 

Netanyahu Says Israel is ‘Keeping the Holy Sites, Status Quo in Jerusalem’ (video)

 

New Orleans rescinds BDS-backed measure following criticism

 

Israeli forces detain 5 Palestinians, seize weapons in West Bank (Judea and Samaria) raids

 

Israel agrees to sell 30 aging F-16 planes to Croatia

 

Obama: I gave Israel more military aid than anyone

 

Car torched in East Jerusalem in suspected anti-Arab hate crime

 

Owner Of Egyptian Daily: The Arabs Should Respond To The Trump Declaration With A 'Comprehensive Peace Offensive'

 

Israeli forces shoot Palestinian teenager in the neck in Nablus-area village

 

Israeli Peace Parliament Holds First “Public Conference”– Ejects Media

 

Israeli forces detain foreign activist from Hebron City

 

Trump Warns Palestinian Authority No More Money Without Peace Talks (video)

 

Former Jordanian Information Minister Following U.S. Vice President Pence's Amman Visit: Israel Will Disappear Soon; U.S. Will Lose Its Global Hegemony

 

Emergency crews, helicopter rescue 8 from flooded river as Israel hit by storm

 

Experts disagree on cause of widening partisan gap on Israel support

 

9 soldiers injured in mass brawl at IDF base

 

John Kerry Sabotages US Foreign Policy (Former Sectary of State John Kerry urges the “Palestinians” to resist Trump.)

 

Harassment of Messianic Jews’ Center in Israel Begins Anew

 

MILITARY

 

The Army's latest weapon to turn around the war in Afghanistan

 

 

PAKISTAN

 

U.S. and Pakistan Give Conflicting Accounts of Drone Strike 

 

 

REPUBLICAN NATIONAL COMMITTEE (RNC)

 

Steve Wynn, RNC finance chairman, faces allegations of sexual misconduct

 

 

RUSSIA

 

Obama vs. Trump: Who Really Colluded with Russia?

 

Russian FM Lavrov: According To New U.S. National Defense Strategy, 'After WWII, The U.S. And Its Allies Created A New World Order, Which Russia And China Are Undermining From Within'

 

The Russia threat is real -- and it matters

 

Lavrov To 'Kommersant': Unlike Cold War Era, Current Military Potential Buildup Not Driven By Ideological Disagreements, Russia And U.S. Both Democracies With Free Enterprise

 

Russia In The World – Russia On The African Continent Part I

 

Coming U.S. List of Oligarchs Linked to Putin Alarms Russia’s Rich

 

 

SENATE

 

Senate Democrats Seek to Protect Mueller From Being Fired

 

 

SEXUAL HARASSMENT

 

Hillary Clinton Chose to Shield a Top Adviser Accused of Harassment in 2008

 

SOCIAL SECURITY

 

Your Social Security Number Still At Risk, Security Experts Warn

 

 

SOUTH KOREA 

 

South Korea hospital fire kills at least 37 people

 

S. Korea’s electronics industry No. 3 by production

 

South Korea preparing retaliatory tariffs on US goods

 

Moon's Approval Ratings Plummet Over N.Korea  (President Moon Jae-in)

 

Most Young S.Koreans Don't Believe in Reunification

 

SPORTS

 

Vince McMahon Takes on Roger Goodell With a Revived XFL

 

 

STATES

 

California’s Soft Secession Accelerates

 

New York, New Jersey and Connecticut plan lawsuit challenging constitutionality of tax law

 

 

SYRIA

 

Watch: Int'l volunteers head to Syria's Afrin to fight 'fascist' Turkey

 

 

TAIWAN

 

China says has goodwill toward Taiwan, but won't allow separation

 

China Wins Its Fight Over Flights With Rival Taiwan

 

 

TRADE

 

US trade panel strikes down 300 percent tariffs on Canadian jets, dealing a blow to Boeing

 

 

TURKEY

 

Erdogan: Islamic education will build “new civilization for Turkey” (Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan)

 

One week on, Operation Olive Branch helps Turkey seize many initiatives

 

On Turkey's Border with Syria, I Found People Keen for War

 

Turkey’s Erdogan threatens to expand offensive to other northern Syrian cities

 

 

UNITED KINGDOM (BRITAIN) 

 

U.K. stocks rebound from 1-month low as AstraZeneca rises after trial results

 

 

UNITED NATIONS

 

Act now on Iran and Jerusalem dispute to save peace hopes, Saudi Arabia tells UN

 

Haley addresses 'disgusting' rumor: Some people 'try and throw arrows' when you speak your mind (US United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley)

 

UN refugee chief says Europe must prepare systems to cope with bigger migrant flows

 

 

WHITE HOUSE

 

Daily Presidential Tracking Poll

 

Trump enters the Davos club by charming the plutocrats

 

Davos elites get a dose of the Trump First message

 

In Davos Speech, Trump Mixes Facts With Fiction

 

Trump tells Piers Morgan that front-page news was 'not a big story'

 

Trump Won’t Supply Rope for His Hanging

 

Trump marks Holocaust Remembrance in statement

 

‘America first’ does not mean America alone: Trump

 

Amnesty for 1.8 Million: White House Releases Immigration Plan

 

Steps Trump has taken during the Russia investigation that could be troublesome

 

New refrigerators for Air Force One will cost you $24 million

 

Trump demanded Mueller be fired, but backed off after WH counsel refused: Report

 

 

 

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