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Tuesday, January 31, 2017

 

CELEBRATING 240 YEARS OF LIBERTY AND FREEDOM  

 

 

In Today’s Issue: 

 

ABORTION

  

President Donald Trump Nominates Pro-Life-Friendly Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court

 

Kermit Gosnell, America’s Most Prolific Serial Killer

 

Supreme Court Nominee Neil Gorsuch Sided With Hobby Lobby and Little Sisters of the Poor

 

Why Johnny Is Only “Personally Opposed” to Abortion

 

Pro-Life Groups Praise SCOTUS Nominee Neil Gorsuch: If You Liked Justice Scalia, You’ll Like Him

 

Watch abortion pros contradict their own organization

 

Supreme Court Nominee Neil Gorsuch Sided With State Defunding Planned Parenthood

 

US right to abortion still strong, but under threat

 

Planned Parenthood Caught Denying Pregnant Women Ultrasounds: We Only Use Them for Abortion

 

Author: Abortion leads to mass immigration

 

Parents Reject Abortion After Ultrasound Shows Identical Twins Cuddling Each Other

 

New York governor calls for amending state constitution for abortion rights

 

Nearly 50 New Pro-Life Laws Have Been Introduced Since President Trump’s Election

 

Lawmakers advance abortion legislation  (Wyoming)

 

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo Pushes Free Abortions at Taxpayer Expense  

 

Abortion Rights And Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee

 

Lennart Nilsson, Who Took the Most Amazing Ultrasound Photos, Passes Away at 94

 

From relief to regret: Readers' experiences of abortion

 

24 of the Best Pro-Life Signs From the 2017 March for Life

 

Guys Get Off Free with Tinderholt’s Abortion Ban

 

North Carolina lawmakers seek to defend abortion law in court

 

Why America depends on the abortion and refugee debates

 

Louisiana March is the Biggest One Ever as 9,000 Pro-Lifers Flood the Streets of Shreveport

 

I'm An Abortion Travel Agent

 

British Government Bans the Term “Expectant Mother” Because It’s Supposedly “Non-Inclusive”

 

Malawi Needs to Reform its Outdated Abortion Law

 

Disabled Lawmaker: “People Like Me Are Facing Extinction From Abortion”

 

Poland’s president backs strengthening abortion law ‘for the sake of the country’

 

 

AFGHANISTAN

 

Six heroin labs destroyed in Afghan crackdown

 

All-Female Orchestra From Afghanistan Is A Force For Change

 

AFRICA

 

Why Democracy Prevailed in Gambia

 

In South Africa, Deadly Tuberculosis Strain Is Spread Directly

 

AIRLINES

 

Airlines gearing up to protect flights to Cuba

 

AIRPORTS

 

Despite heavy secrecy, portraits emerging of those detained at LAX under Trump order

 

How Trump created chaos at the airport with his unfair and inhumane order

 
ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS

 

U.S. Army Corps to Approve Dakota Access Oil Line, Senator Says

 

ASSISTED SUICIDE

 

Assisted Suicide is Antithetical to Liberal Values

 

ASIA

 

Bangladesh Resurrects Plan to Move Rohingya Refugees to Flooded Island

 

AUSTRALIA

 

Australia stocks lower at close of trade; S&P/ASX 200 down 0.72%

 

Morgan Stanley: 'Prepare for some weakness' in the Australian dollar

 

Dolphin 'wrapped in clothing' sparks plea in Australia

 

When Gangs Killed Gay Men for Sport: Australia Reviews 88 Deaths

 

 

BIG GOVERNMENT

 

With the Bureaucracy, Trump’s Got His Work Cut Out for Him

 

 Report: Trump Halted $181 Billion in Regulatory Costs on First Day in Office

 

BOY SCOUTS

 

In a reversal, Boy Scouts of America will allow transgender children to join  (AVIPP COMMENTARY: Parents should boycott the Boy Scouts and remove their children from this organization.)

 

BORDER SECURITY

 

Will Trump's border wall tariff mean higher costs for fruit, beer, cars? (Tax expert reveals trick to keep prices low for US consumers on Mexico goods.)

 

CANADA

 

TSX slips on weak earnings, nervous U.S. investors

 

TSX, Wall Street mostly lower amid corporate earnings

 

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

 

More details revealed about student accused in deadly mosque attack

 

Cops pounce after Toronto terror threat

 

Canadian billionaire goes missing in Hong Kong, reportedly taken to mainland China

 

News agency publishes 'fake news' on major story

 

Student known for far-right sympathies charged in Quebec City mosque attack

 

The Bigotry That Armed the Quebec Mosque Attacker

 

Killings at Quebec City Mosque Force Canadians to Confront a Strain of Intolerance

 

'President Trump should hear and understand': Quebec City unites in grief for six killed in mosque massacre as thousands hold vigil in sub-zero temperatures

 

CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION (CDC)

 

CDC: Flu is widespread and on the rise; Has killed eight children since October

 

COMMUNIST CHINA 

 

China Tests Missile With 10 Warheads  (Multi-warhead weapon tested amid growing tensions with the United States.)

 

 China’s Nuclear Power Fleet Seen Overtaking U.S. Within Decade

 

CONGRESS

 

Democrats escalate attacks of Trump as Republicans lash out

 

Groups clash over GOP tool to roll back regulations

 

COPORATE AMERICA

 

Starbucks promises to hire 10,000 refugees. Critics want a boycott.

 

Frantic Phoning Among C.E.O.s: How to Address Ban?

 

COURTS

 

Bezos Says Amazon Backs Suit Opposing Trump Order   (AVIPP COMMENTARY: American should boycott Amazon.com.)

 

New York City: ISIS recruiter convicted for sending Muslim college student to wage jihad in the Islamic State

 

Lawsuits pile up against Trump’s vetting policy for seven Muslim nations

 

Michigan Muslims file suit against Trump order

 

El Chapo’s lawyers demand he gets his day in court

 

CREDIT RATING

 

Men busted for sexually abusing boys during ‘furry fetish parties’

 

CRIME IN AMERICA

 

Police use pepper spray to disperse anti-Trump protesters in Ohio

 

'They almost killed me!' Shocking video shows Trump supporter knocked unconscious 'with something metallic' during airport immigration protest  

 

Police use DNA to solve 1976 murder of Karen Klaas, ex-wife of Righteous Brothers singer

 

Horror Chicago torture video gang complain over THEIR treatment: Lawyer hits out over 'sad and unfortunate' death threats against suspects

 

CYBER ATTACK

 

Hackers Use New Tactic at Austrian Hotel: Locking the Doors

 

 

DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL COMMITTEE (DNC)

 

Perez rakes in cash for DNC chair bid

 

DEMOCRATS (MARXISTS)

 

The Democrat Patient

 

How Obama will take on Trump


De Blasio Comes Under Fire From Mothers Against Drunk Driving
(Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio)

 

How Hillary May Give President Trump a Second Term  (The Clintons aren’t done damaging the Democrats.)

 

City Hall’s putrid multimillion-dollar gift to a political donor (Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio)

 

Mayor de Blasio keeps closing his eyes to dying kids (Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio)

 

DEPARTMENT HOMELAND SECURITY

 

Congressional leaders to meet with DHS secretary about immigration order

 

DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT (HUD)

 

What Ben Carson Should Do at HUD

 

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE (INJUSTICE)

 

Sally Yates, Superstar (Don’t worry about Sally Yates missing her next paycheck after being fired as Acting Attorney General Sally Yates,  She is on her way to stardom in the Blue Bubble.)

 

Why Yates Had to Go

 

You’re Fired! (Trump fires insubordinate acting AG Sally Yates and restores law and order at the Justice Department.)

 

Trump Firing of Yates Deepens Conflict Over U.S. Immigrant Order  (President Donald Trump fired acting Attorney General Sally Yates as conflict escalated over his executive order banning entry to the US by citizens of seven predominantly Muslim nations.)

 

Replacement says he will enforce president’s directive

 

Trump’s hard-line actions have an intellectual godfather: Jeff Sessions  (US Attorney General nominee Senator of Alabama  Jeff Sessions (R)

 

Meet the ex-DOJ official who defied Trump

 

Jeff Sessions asked former acting AG if she would say ‘no’ to president

 

Trump’s Talk About Muslims Led Acting Attorney General to Defy Ban

 

 

ECONOMY

 

Stock market ends mostly lower, but posts monthly gains

 

Trump concerns sink dollar to 2017 lows, weigh stocks

 

Dollar Drops, Gold Gains as U.S. Stocks End Lower: Markets Wrap

 

Asian shares rattled by Trump policy worries, dollar soft

 

Asian stocks fall, taking cue from Wall Street on travel ban

 

This is what Trump did to gold, oil and other commodities in January

 

Gold futures score best monthly gain since June

 

Dollar slumps after Trump adviser calls euro ‘grossly undervalued’

 

EDUCATION

 

Boycotting the U.S. (Amid concerns over entry ban, calls to boycott academic conferences in the US begin. International Studies Association, which will meet in Baltimore next month, is criticized for not condemning Trump's actions.)

 

Colleges to Trump: Keep Out

 

Endowments Take a Hit (Endowment returns fall into the red, with an average drop of 1.9 percent in 2016.)

 

U.S. College Endowments Lose 1.9% in Worst Showing Since 2009

 

Violence is spiking in NYC schools – even if the city denies it

 

Western heritage in bull's-eye, warns author (Agenda has PC campuses destroying classics.)

 

Is 'Inclusive Access' the Future for Publishers?  (Textbooks aren't selling like they used to, but a new business model that has led to increased access to course materials and lower costs at some universities is beginning to take shape.)

 

Choosing education that works

 

Decision Day for DeVos (The Senate education committee is set to vote today on the nomination of Betsy DeVos in an unusually contentious confirmation process for an education secretary.)

 

Colleges Discover the Rural Student

 

Why we need an outsider like Betsy DeVos as education secretary

 

10 Ways to Support Students Facing Immigration Crises

 

Special-needs kids allegedly blocked from using church’s gym

 

Tuition hike, budget gaps top agenda as Cal State trustees discuss priorities for 2017

 

Education Nominee Invests in a Therapy Under Scrutiny

 

Virginia rejects bill to make schools warn parents of 'explicit' books 

 

'White privilege' essay sparks outrage in affluent Connecticut town as residents complain the question implies racial tensions exist there

 

Liberty's Falwell Jr. to Lead Education Dept. Task Force

 

ELECTION 2016

 

AP: Trump’s voter fraud expert registered in 3 states  (AVIPP COMMENTARY: The mainstream media will research this but never thoroughly vetted Obama and did not investigate why he had a fake social security number.  Also, why did the media not investigate why Barack Obama was still 'Kenyan born' in 2007 according to his literary agency.  The AP article shows why voter fraud should be investigated as President Trump has requested.  Read: A Possible Explanation for Obama's Connecticut Social Security NumberThe Mystery of Barack Obama ContinuesBarack Obama was still 'Kenyan born' in 2007 according to his literary agency...two months after announcing his bid for the U.S presidency .)

 

 

ENERGY

 

Oil logs a gain, but ends lower for January as output, Trump jitters weigh

 

Energy Prices

 

EUROPE

 

Tension High In Eastern Ukraine As Kremlin, Kyiv Trade Blame

 

 

EUROPEAN UNION

 

European stocks close lower, suffer first monthly loss in 3 months

 

Tusk: Trump Administration's 'Worrying Declarations' Part Of 'Threat' To EU  (European Council President Donald Tusk)

 

Eight EU Members Urge Closer Cooperation With U.S. On Ukraine Reforms

 

Trump's likely EU ambassador aims to take EU down (Malloch: 'Maybe there's another union that needs a little taming.')

 

Unemployment Drops, Inflation Jumps as Europe Recovers

 

Politicians fail to show a united front against Trump's travel ban

 

FAST FOOD INDUSTRY

 

Can McDonald’s win back lost customers?

 

FEDERAL RESERVE

 

Fed likely to keep rates steady as it awaits Trump economic plan

 

FOREIGN AID

 

Stephen Moore: End The Foreign-Aid Racket

 

FRANCE

 

French Economy Accelerates, Stoking Debate on ECB Tapering

 

Police raid parliament in François Fillon investigation

 

GLOBAL WARMING

 

Former Trump aide says US will pull out of Paris climate deal within 'days

 

GOOGLE

 

Google employees stage worldwide walkout over Trump edict

 

GOP

 

George HW Bush discharged from hospital (Former President George HW Bush)

 

Republicans are alarmed to discover Trump is doing exactly what he said he would

 

If there were ever a red line for Republicans, Trump crossed it Friday. Or not.

 

The Republican Fausts

 

Gingrich, Giuliani to Co-Chair Super PAC, Push Trump's Agenda  (Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich/ Former Mayor of New York City Rudy Giuliani)

 

GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTABILITY OFFICE (GAO)

 

Feds Lease Space for Classified Operations From Foreign Owners

 

HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

 

74% of Physicians Demand Changes to Obamacare

 

HEALTH CARE

 

Washington’s worst case of lead poisoning in decades happened in a home sanctioned by housing officials

 

HOLOCAUST

 

‘Remember the 11 million’? Why an inflated victims tally irks Holocaust historians

 

HOLLYWOOD

 

'It's crazy and it makes us look stupid when the White House is ill-prepared to put this kind of executive order out there': Arnold Schwarzenegger has harsh words for Trump ban

 

HOMOSEXUALITY

 

Deplorable Gays for Trump

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

Veteran Reps Support Exempting Iraqis Aiding U.S. Military From Immigration Ban

 

Rep. Gohmert calls Sally Yates a 'political hack'  (US Representative of Texas Louie Gohmert (R)

 

Hill staffers secretly worked on Trump's immigration order  (Several House Judiciary Committee aides helped craft the controversial directive without telling Republican leaders.)

 

S Florida Jewish Commissioner Jay Schwartz Embraces Anti-Israel Congressman Keith Ellison (US Representative of Minnesota Keith Ellison (D) reprimanded by ADL; supports groups related to Hamas and Jew hatred.)

 

Border-district Republicans skeptical about Trump’s wall

 

GOP group launches $1.3M campaign targeting Trump-country Dems on ObamaCare

 

IMMIGRATION

 

Remember the crowds protesting when Obama banned immigrants?

 

Is It a ‘Muslim Ban?’

 

Immigration Order Playing Well to Trump's Fans

 

In Pa. town, some Syrian Americans voice support for refugee ban but question blanket immigration order

 

We’ve been this stupid on immigration before — but never for less reason

 

Cincinnati defies Trump, becomes sanctuary city

 

Brooklyn doctor, CUNY student left stranded after travel ban

 

No, Trump’s immigration plan isn’t ‘un-American’

 

Two Sides to the Immigration Brouhaha

 

Crisis Is Felt in All-American Communities

 

When Clarity Causes Chaos

 

Immigration action is first stumble with GOP

 

Trump administration 'WILL allow 872 refugees into US this week' despite ban

 

IMMIGRATION AND CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT (ICE)

 

Trump names new acting director of immigration enforcement

 

 

INDIA

 

Note ban shaved 0.25-0.5% off GDP growth: Survey

 

H-1B visa: Trump administration’s proposed changes and how they can affect Indians

 

Indian IT stocks hit over fears of tighter H-1B

 

Honda recalls 41,580 cars in India 

 

IRAN

 

Iran Refuses to Confirm Conducting Missile Test

 

Iran Test-Fires Another Ballistic Missile

 

 

IRAQ

 

‘You Have Let Us Down, Trump’: Iraqis See U.S. Relations Recast

 

Papers Offer a Peek at ISIS’ Drones, Lethal and Largely Off-the-Shelf

 

ISRAEL

 

Israeli-“Palestinian” Arab Conflict Briefing    (Tuesday, January 31, 2017)

 

Netanyahu: Iran missile test must not go unanswered  (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)

 

Israel okays another 3,000 new settlement homes

 

PLO Hopes to Pressure ICC Into Probe on Israeli Settlements

 

Outpost legalization bill readied for final Knesset vote

 

Amona residents trying to prevent their eviction

 

Prosecution asks for 3-5 years in jail for Hebron soldier

 

Israel’s Crisis With Mexico Over, But Not Done

 

Rivlin says sorry, but Mexico says ties ‘hurt’ by PM’s support of Trump wall

 

Iran will be a key topic when Netanyahu visits Trump

 

Hamas military capabilities said restored to pre-2014 war strength

 

Stoning Attacks Target Israeli Jews and Arabs in Binyamin Region

 

‘God help us’ if Trump keeps on like this, says top PA official

 

Canadian school bans Israelis because of 'settlements'

 

Palestinian asylum-seekers rush toward Canada’s open arms

 

Israel’s Hard-Liners Want to ‘Go Big’: Annex a Settlement

 

The real lesson from Operation Protective Edge

 

Terror Attack Foiled by Border Guard Police

 

High school girls study in Israel and connect to the land

 

JAPAN

 

Smoking Japan urged to go smoke-free by 2020 Tokyo Olympic

 

MARIJUANA

 

Lawmakers have doubts that the system to license marijuana sales in California will be in place by deadline

 

MEDIA 

 

Sabotage: Washington Post prods government workers to derail Trump’s presidency

 

How the Clinton Rape T-Shirt Broke a Mainstream Media Blackout

 

The media's march toward irrelevance

 

Annotating Kellyanne Conway’s appearance on ‘Fox News Sunday’

 

Report: Media gives 57 times more coverage to Trump immigration order than Obama ending Cuban refugee program

 

MIDDLE EAST

 

Two killed after Houthis attack Saudi warship

 

 

Dubai’s Head of Security: “We completely support Trump in ban on entry to those who may cause breach in America’s security”

 

 

MILITARY

 

U.S. Commandos Targeting ISIS in Countries on Obama and Trump Hit List

 

US military botching online fight against Islamic State, investigation finds

 

Army vet 'hangs' Trump from noose in his tree

 

Navy SEAL killed in al-Qaida raid identified

 

Women Killed in Yemen Raid Were Qaeda Fighters, Pentagon Says

 

Okinawa base worker to admit rape, but not intentional murder

 

Trump's first combat casualties: Eight-year-old American daughter of Anwar al-Awlaki killed along with decorated SEAL Team 6 member in botched Yemen raid

 

Trump says F-35 now "in great shape" after $600 million cut from cost  (AVIPP COMMENTARY: The F-35 is an inferior fighter and should be cancelled. Read: Report: F-35 inferior to older US, foreign fightersF-35 Inferior to Russian and Chinese Fighters  ; Test Pilot Admits the F-35 Can’t Dogfight .)

 

Mattis pleads for Iraqi military interpreters and pilots to be exempt from 90-day ban on entering U.S. (Secretary of Defense James Mattis)

 

Video surfaces of apparent military vehicle flying a Trump campaign flag

 

MYANMAR

 

Assassination puts Myanmar on a razor’s edge

 

Myanmar Says Gunman Killed Rights Lawyer to Undermine Stability

 

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF COLORED PEOPLE (NAACP)

 

NAACP president Brooks, 10 more activists, arrested again in sit-in outside Sessions' office  (US Attorney General nominee Senator of Alabama  Jeff Sessions (R)

 

NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION (NASA)

 

Saturn: Rings could contain millions of 'moonlets', new Nasa images reveal

 

NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR DEMOCRACY (NED)

 

Firing America’s mischief-makers (President Trump declared in his inaugural address, “We do not seek to impose our way of life on anyone.” There’s one thing he could do, above all others, that would herald the seriousness of this pledge: kill the National Endowment for Democracy (NED)

 

 

NORTH ATLANTIC TREATY ORGANIZATION (NATO)

 

NATO, U.S. Want Dialogue With Russia 'From Position Of Strength'

 

PAKISTAN

 

Pakistan Places Militant Tied to Mumbai Attacks Under House Arrest

 

 

PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRY

 

Trump pushes drugmakers for lower prices, more U.S. production |

 

PHILIPPINES

 

 Rodrigo Duterte Says Drug War Will Go On as Police Plan Purge (President Rodrigo Duterte)

 

PRISONS

 

Villanova professor found dead before reporting to prison

 

PRAYER

 

Bringing our nation together through prayer

 

RADIO

 

Limbaugh: Trump has 1 much bigger problem than protesters

 

RELIGION IN AMERICA

 

Priest tells anti-Trump protesters to commit suicide

 

RUSSIA

 

Russia Federal Agents Suspected of Treason Reportedly Passed Secrets to the CIA

 

Russian Prosecutor Seeks Three-Year Sentence For Activist Who Praised Orlando Massacre

 

Russia Proposes Devaluing Ruble by 10% - Reports

 

Kremlin Foe Navalny Under Orders To Attend Trial

 

New Poll Reveals Russia Split on Hijab Ban for Schools

 

SECOND AMENDMENT

 

NRA set to go on offense

 

SENATE

 

Chuck Schumer: Constitutionally illiterate, or intentionally deceptive?  (Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-New York)

 

Hassan (D-New Hampshire) Flip Flops on Refugee Suspension Order

 

McCain Emerges as Trump's GOP Nemesis in Congress  (US Senator of Arizona John McCain (R)

 

Schumer in 2015: ‘Pause’ in Syrian Refugee Program ‘May Be Necessary’

 

Trump urges Rick Scott to run for Florida Senate seat (Governor of Florida Rick Scott (R)

 

GOP may 'nuke' Dems over Supreme Court nominee

 

Democrats Boycott Committee Vote to Confirm Pro-Life Rep. Tom Price as HHS Secretary

 

Groups set tactics to confirm Trump pick

 

Senate Committee Approves Pro-Life Trump Education Secretary Nominee Betsy DeVos

 

McConnell: If GOP unites, we will win  (Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky)

 

Schumer: Trump firing independent AG 'is chilling' (Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-New York)

 

Democrats' Assault Stalls Vote on Jeff Sessions  

 

SOCIAL SECURITY

The Social Security Shell Game

 

SOUTH AMERICA

 

Extremist links undercut Chile’s image of stability

 

Brazilian Tycoon Eike Batista Is Arrested After Returning Home

 

SPACE

 

Galaxy 'being pushed through space by cosmic dead zone'  

 

SPORTS

 

Patriots' Bill Belichick takes question about underwear but not Trump

 

Tom Brady nearly breaks down crying after question about dad

 

Martellus Bennett heard loud and clear amid Super Bowl Opening Night silence

 

Youth Football Wants to Save the Game by Shrinking It

 

Robert Kraft doesn't back down from Patriots' Deflategate defense

 

Experts criticize superstar quarterback Tom Brady's alkaline diet for lacking food groups and nutrient-rich foods

 

Super Bowl ad rejected by NFL amid questions

 

World Series champion Aubrey Huff defends President Trump, telling protesters 'maybe it's time for something called a job' 

 

Falcons' Kyle Shanahan temporarily loses gameplan when reporter takes backpack

 

NBA Scoreboard

 

College Basketball Scoreboard (Men)

 

STATES

 

Time for Sanctuary States under Donald Trump

 

Moose falls into basement of Idaho home

 

States to unleash barrage of lawsuits against Trump exec orders

 

Mudslide affects at least 3 homes in Hollywood Hills, taking down power lines, L.A. Fire Department says

 

North Dakota wants hired pipeline protesters to pay state income taxes

 

Earthquake: 3.5 quake strikes near Ridgemark, Calif.

 

Protecting Birth Control Access in Oregon  (A bill in the Legislature would go beyond the Affordable Care Act and may serve as a model for other states.)

 

Cuomo Champions Opposition to Trump’s Order on Refugees  (Governor of New York Andrew M Cuomo (D)

 

The controversial plan for a Mormon-inspired city in Vermont

 

STATE DEPARTMENT

 

Diplomats slam Trump’s visa and refugee ban with ‘dissent cable’

 

SUPREME COURT 

 

Trump Picks Religious-Rights Backer Gorsuch for High Court

 

Dershowitz: Gorsuch 'Smart Appointment,' 'Hard to Oppose'

 

Trump should go nuclear on his Supreme Court nominee

 

Trump plans to nominate his justice pick Tuesday. Here’s the short list.

 

Nominate Another Clarence Thomas, Not a Scalia

 

SYRIA

 

Russia freezes Syrian, Iranian military movements

 

To Defeat ISIS, Arm the Syrian Kurds

 

Syria Reclaims Damascus Water Source From Rebels

 

Trump is right to push for safe zones in Syria

 

TERRORISM

 

President Obama’s Genocide  (The Obama administration is directly responsible for the genocide carried out by ISIS.)

 

17 Bomb Threats Phoned to JCCs in 9 States

 

Majority of fatal attacks on U.S. soil carried out by white supremacists, not terrorists

 

 

TRADE

 

What if they had a trade war and nobody came?

 

Robert Samuelson: Trump's Dangerous Trade Obsession

 

UNITED KINGDOM (BRITAIN)

 

FTSE 100 ends in the red, notches drop for January

 

UK: No more weekend Changing of the Guard ceremonies due to fears of jihad attacks

 

Independent Scotland would ‘join queue’ to get back into EU

 

Malaria drugs fail for first time on patients in UK

 

Goldman Sachs boss issues Brexit warning to Theresa May (British Prime Minister Theresa May)

 

Brexit: MPs to begin formal process with two-day debate

 

Theresa May could learn a greasy trick or two from Tony Blair when she meets Donald Trump (Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair)

 

Trump state visit plan 'very difficult' for Queen

 

Brexit white paper to be published this week, sources say

 

Bookmakers' fury at gambling report

 

Lancashire Family pay tribute to boy killed in barn fire

 

Murder suspect Briton 'defending himself'

 

Brexit Bill set to pass without amendment as Tory rebels back off

 

Asylum accommodation 'a disgrace'

 

UK asylum seekers' housing branded 'disgraceful' by MPs

 

Girl, 9, 'trapped' by genetic disorder

 

Prince Charles warns horrific lessons of WW2 are in danger of being forgotten

 

Future of gin is safe, say Kew experts

 

UNITED NATIONS

 

US raises alarm at UN over Iran missile test

 

UNSC to hold urgent talks on Iran missile test

 

UN World Food Program Head Won't Seek New Term

 

UNITED STATES

 

The Preservation of American Sovereignty  (Sovereignty is fundamentally about power – specifically, the supreme power a nation has over the making, executing, and enforcing of its own laws.  The election of Donald Trump could mark a major turning point in preserving it.)

 

New study says this may help explain surge in traffic deaths

 

From Little Havana to Little Moscow: Russians rush to buy Miami real estate following Trump's election

 

WHITE HOUSE

 

Trump blasted by NYT and Catholic bishops

 

White House aide Epshteyn wrote Holocaust memorial statement

 

Atlantic Media Defense Site Smears Steve Bannon as ‘White Nationalist,’ Issues Correction

 

Former Nixon lawyer predicts Trump presidency 'will end in calamity'

 

Saul Alinsky in the White House...Still?  (Thanks to President Trump, the leftist tactics Barack Obama put to such good use against Republicans for eight years are now driving leftists themselves insane.)

 

Trump promises to speed up drug approvals

 

Trump: Dems 'should be ashamed' for not confirming Cabinet picks

 

Trump’s Promise to Keep Americans Safe

 

Are We Going To Freak Out Every Time Trump Does What He Promised?

 

Trump’s Reassertion of Common Sense

 

A very special relationship is on once more  (Once more, with feeling. There’s a president with the proper appreciation of “the special relationship” between the United States and Great Britain. Winston Churchill is back in the Oval Office, even if it’s only his head on a pedestal.)

 

Binging Against Trump

 

Trump’s Immigration Order Tests Limits of Law and Executive Power

 

Trump Challenges the Internationalist Order

 

Sam Waterston: The danger of Trump’s constant lying

 

For Leaders of U.S. Allies, Getting Close to Trump Can Sting

 

Trump mocks Dems' protest as a 'mess'

 

Furor over immigration order reveals rifts between White House, GOP

 

White House: Trump will enforce LGBTQ workplace protections

 

Trump’s executive order on immigration is a self-inflicted wound

 

President Bannon?

 

President Trump Vs. The Media 'Opposition Party'

 

Trump's executive actions come faster and in different forms than before

 

Obama, in a rare move for an ex-president, breaks silence to criticize Trump on immigration  (AVIPP COMMENTARY: If Obama had put the national security of America first Trump would not have to be doing what he is doing.)

 

White House Says Protesting Diplomats Ought to ‘Go’

 

A hoagie shop chain’s co-owner shakes Trump’s hand, and a Twitter outcry ensues

 

White House aides who wrote Trump's travel ban see it as just the start

 

Foreign Leaders Ask: Can We Trust Trump?

 

Stick to your list, Mr. President

 

First Lady of NYC: Melania and Barron run errands in Manhattan despite city protests over Trump immigration ban

 

White House set to move on Iran's ballistic missile test as Republicans voice fury at defiance of ban on nuclear-capable weapons

 

 

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