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Thursday, February 8, 2018

 

CELEBRATING 241 YEARS OF LIBERTY AND FREEDOM  

 

 

 

In Today’s Issue: 

 

 

ABORTION

 

President Trump is “On Track to Become the Most Pro-Life President Ever”

 

Planned Parenthood Refuses to Stop Killing Babies in Abortions to Get Millions of Dollars for Women’s Health

 

New York Times Writer Anna Quindlen and “Hamilton” Creator Will Head Panel to Find Cecile Richards’ Replacement

 

Nancy Pelosi Quotes “Welcome the Children” Bible Verse But Supports Killing Children in Abortions (House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-California)

 

Disgraced FBI Agent Lisa Page Also Trashed Pro-Lifers: I “Hate Those People”

 

Neonatologist: Yes Unborn Babies Feel Pain, Ask Any Nurse Who a Premature Baby Slapped When Drawing His Blood

 

Dana Loesch: Pay for Military Parade By Cutting Planned Parenthood Funding

 

Abortion Clinic Caught Not Cleaning Its Equipment Sends Woman to Hospital After Botched Abortion (Virginia)

 

Iowa Senate Panel Passes Bill to Ban All Abortions After an Unborn Baby’s Heartbeat Begins

 

ACLU Sues to Force Maine Taxpayers to Fund Abortions

 

Poll Shows Even in Liberal Oregon 70% of People Oppose Late-Term Abortion

 

Irish Examiner Runs Fake Poll Claiming Doctors Support Legalizing Abortion

 

The Fusion GPS-baby body parts connection

 

University of Notre Dame Bans Abortion Pills From Its Employee Health Care Plans

 

Few Groups Reject Abortion-Restricted U.S. Global Health Funds

 

Abortion fights loom in states

 

Iowa Bill Would Ban All Abortions After an Unborn Baby’s Heartbeat Begins

 

US says abortion gag rule cost only 4 organizations funding

 

Man Tried to Kill His Girlfriend’s Unborn Baby By Spiking Her Drink With the Abortion Pill

 

 Planned Parenthood refused to stop committing abortions to get U.S. aid money: gov’t report

 

Ohio strikes a blow against abortion clinics

 

Arizona lawmakers want to make doctors ask women why they want abortion

 

Missouri House Passes Pro-Life Bill Requiring Parental Notification Before a Teen’s Abortion

 

Only 1 Abortion Bill Filed in Time for Arizona Legislature

 

Crime Scene Unit Spotted at Florida Abortion Clinic Under Investigation For Selling Aborted Baby Parts

 

Northwest Indiana anti-abortion activist charged with death threats to Chicago-area clinics

 

Writer Says Abortion Needed to Combat the “Horror of Down Syndrome Babies”

 

New pro-life film shows how abortion destroys the special bond a mother has with her baby

 

Even Reaching Out, Kansas Governor Hits Hard on Abortion

 

Priest Says 14 Catholic Senators Who Voted Against Late-Term Abortion Ban Should be Excommunicated

 

Abortion Restrictions Upheld in Ohio

 

Pope Francis: More People Need to Join Pro-Life Efforts to Stop Abortion

 

India has killed 63 million of its daughters through sex-selection abortion

 

Parents Sue British Government Over Two Child Limit on Benefits That Encourages Abortions

 

ADOPTION

 

'He just asked me if he could live with me... I told him I had been feeling the same': Teacher, 26, tells how she adopted troublesome student, 14, and his brother despite him nearly making her quit

 

AFGHANISTAN

 

U.S. targets Chinese Uighur militants as well as Taliban fighters in Afghanistan

 

 

AFRICA

 

Space Technology Could Change the Balance of Power in Africa

 

AIRLINES

 

Spirit Airlines accused of forcing woman to flush 'support hamster' down toilet

 

Passenger incident forces Alaska Airlines flight back to airport

 

AMTRAK

 

The major issue plaguing accident-prone Amtrak

 

 

ASSISTED SUICIDE

 

Utah House Passes Bill Banning Assisted Suicide

 

We Should Affirm the Dignity of Elderly and Disabled People Instead of Killing Them in Assisted Suicide

 
AUSTRALIA

 

ASX posts mild gains

 

Australian dollar drops below US78c to 2018 low

 

Pay students to do their maths homework, and everybody wins

 

 

CANADA

 

Dow Jones plunges 1,000 points into correction territory, TSX drops

 

Alleged ISIS operative 'Jihadi Jack' begs Canada to let him come here

 

Jewish Orgs Outraged After McGill Says Removal of Jewish Student From Government Not Motivated by Anti-Semitism

 

Vote targeting Jewish student politician was not anti-Semitic: McGill report

 

Salesforce will invest $2.5B in its Canadian business over 5 years

 

Canada: “Discrimination against any or all religions should be addressed, without some form of priority for Islam”

 

Breaking: Pro-family, sex-ed foe and mother of 4 runs for Ontario Conservative leadership

 

Ont. teacher accused of sex with student made 'learning fun'

 

Three Canadian solar panel companies sue U.S. over tariffs

 

Ont. teacher accused of sex with student made 'learning fun'

 

Toronto police find more remains linked to Bruce McArthur Ottawa teacher spared jail, sorry for having sex with student

 

Liberals unveil overhaul of environmental legislation for major resource projects

 

Carbon tax in crosshairs of Ontario PC leadership contenders, but can party platform survive without it?

 

CARIBBEAN

 

Puerto Ricans grab machetes, shovels to restore power themselves

 

CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION (CDC)

 

Betsy McCaughey: CDC Should Put America First 

 

Fewer Americans are getting herpes

 

CHRISTIANITY

 

North Carolina Rapped for Forced Resignation of Christian Magistrate

 

COMMUNIST CHINA 

 

A New Era for China's Central Bank

 

China Exports Remain Robust in January as Imports Surge

 

Here’s the latest sign that China is loosening its grip on the yuan

 

COMMUNIST NORTH KOREA

 

North Korea military parade ahead of Winter Olympics

 

CONGRESS

 

Silver lining in a bad budget deal: ObamaCare death panel gone

 

No Border Wall Funding in Budget Deal

 

Facing Shutdown, Congress Set to Vote on Sweeping Budget Deal

 

Poll: Dems Losing Ground on Jobs, Economy, Immigration

 

Congress set to vote on budget deal that would add $500 billion in spending

 

Release the Memo That Really Matters  (What’s the legal basis for military action absent congressional authority? Let’s have an open debate.)

 

Republicans are doing a complete reversal on the deficit

 

 

CONGRESSIONAL BUDGET OFFICE (CBO)

 

Go Figure: Tax Revenues Climbed $18 Billion In First Month Of GOP Tax Cuts

 

CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION BUREAU

 

Will Mick Mulvaney be the end of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau as we know it?

 

COURTS

 

Charges filed in drunk driving death of NFL player

 

Airlines sue over Washington state sick leave law

 

Minnesota woman, 19, who allegedly told students to 'join the jihad' is indicted

 

CRIME IN AMERICA

 

Death of an NFL Dreamer

 

Texas church service stabbing leaves several wounded, man in custody

 

Former dominatrix loses her police officer job

 

Vegas police seek gunman they say killed 2 homeless men

 

Teacher: It’s unconstitutional to prohibit sex with students

 

Officer shot dead outside Dallas, suspect in custody after standoff

 

DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL COMMITTEE (DNC)

 

Surprise! Another DNC link to spying on Trump team

 

 

DEMOCRATS (MARXISTS)

 

Democrats Want to Turn America into Russia

 

Uranium One informant makes Clinton allegations in testimony

 

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

 

One year after taking the helm, DeVos hails shrinking the Education Dept. (Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos)

 

DEPARTMENT HOMELAND SECURITY

 

Attempted Illegal Entries on Mexican Border Drop in January 

 

 

DHS cyber chief: Russia 'successfully penetrated' some state voter rolls

 

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

 

Carter Page: Agent 000 (The truth comes out about the great Russia collusion hoax.)

 

‘Delegitimizing’ Mueller? Don’t Blame the Nunes Memo  (Justice Department special counsel former FBI Director Robert Mueller/US Representative of California Devin Nunes (R)

 

Holder: 'Technical' case of obstruction of justice could be made against Trump (Former US Attorney General Eric H Holder Jr)

 

Trump staffers who've met with Mueller

 

Sessions: Administration is working to stop opioid crisis (US Attorney General Jeff Sessions)

 

Ex-AG Holder signals possible run for office, trashes Nunes memo

 

Tea parties didn't deserve apology from IRS, Holder claims

 

ECONOMY

 

Wall Street plummets; S&P, Dow confirm correction

 

S&P 500, Dow close in correction territory as stocks suffer bloodbath

 

Stocks Enter Correction With Rate-Hike Fears Returning

 

U.S. jobless claims drop to near 45-year low

 

The stock market is plunging: Here’s what advisers say you should do

 

Haven currencies rally as stock selloff picks up steam

 

U.S. stocks selloff: Will machines make it worse?

 

Volatility shock wave has wiped $5.2 trillion from global markets, sent five sectors into correction territory

 

Gold settles higher after longest streak of losses since December

 

Stocks Mixed in Asia; Treasury Yields Fluctuate: Markets Wrap

 

Asian shares flirt with six-week low as U.S. yields creep up

 

Stocks' Bumpy Ride Resumes as Bond Jitters Linger: Markets Wrap

 

Wall Street fades in choppy trade after week's wild start

 

How trading at the speed of light exacerbates market drops

 

What Trucking Can Tell Us About The Future Of Work

 

Inflation Is Worrying Stock Investors. Should It Be?

 

Dollar index extends gains as lawmakers agree to 2-year budget deal

 

EDUCATION

 

Conservative Group at U. Chicago School of Law Under Fire for Immigration Event

 

Mila Kunis Pressured Harvard’s All-Male Comedic Theater Troupe Into Accepting Female Performers

 

'Customized Learning' Means Every Student Learns Something Different

 

UCF suspends frat after mom says son was forced to drink

 

Professor reprimanded over selfie with severed heads

 

Conservative Group at U. Chicago School of Law Under Fire for Immigration Event

 

ELECTION 2016

 

George W. Bush says Russia meddled in 2016 US election

 

Hillary Now Blames Obama's 'Bitter Clingers' For Her Loss

 

ELECTION 2018

 

Conservative vets group plans multimillion-dollar campaign for 2018 mid-terms, starting with Tammy Baldwin

 

Poll: Newsom and Villaraigosa virtually tied in the governor's race while California's Senate race isn't even close

 

 

ELECTION 2020

 

Poll: Nearly half of Iowans wouldn’t vote for Trump in 2020

 

Oprah: I’m Not Running for Public Office

 

Incendiary rhetoric boosts Cory Booker in 2020 Democrats’ race to far left

 

ENERGY

 

Oil stretches losing streak to a fifth session

 

Energy Prices

 

Oil World Turns Upside Down as U.S. Sells Oil in Middle East

 

EUROPE

 

Norwegian Communist leader nominates Hamas-inspired BDS movement for 2018 Nobel Peace Prize

 

EUROPEAN UNION

 

European stocks slammed by oil plunge, Wall Street weakness

 

Complicity of Poles in the deaths of Jews is highly underestimated, scholars say

 

European stocks end with gains, halting 7-day skid

 

Sweden: Dental hygienist proves child “refugees” are actually adults, gets fired

 

EUTHANASIA

 

Doctors Declared Her Brain Dead, But She is Still Alive. Now a Court Will Decide Her Fate

 

FAST FOOD INDUSTRY

 

Chemical found in McDonald's fries promotes hair growth in lab mice

 

FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION (FBI) 

 

Feds Scrambled to Redact Information Showing Top Secret Spy Abuse  (Newly unearthed info confirms Nunes memo on FBI spying.)

 

Philandering FBI Agents Blow Obama’s Cover on ObamaGate

 

Cody Shearer’s Role in Hillary’s Dirty Dossier

 

FBI Used Ex-British Spy as Main Source for Spying Warrants After Suspending Its Relationship With Him

 

New Strzok-Page texts call into question Obama's 2016 statement on FBI probes

 

Publishers move up date for Comey memoir (Former FBI Director James Comey)

 

Memo: FBI Used Tainted Steele Dossier, Paid For By Hillary Clinton, As Reason To Spy On Trump

 

FBI says no evidence of attack on dead Border Patrol agent

 

There’s still no ‘there’ there in the Russia probe

 

No, Republicans aren’t waging a war on G-men

 

FEDEX

 

FedEx truck skids on ice in terrifying video

 

FEMINISM

 

Feminist Web Site Urges Not Having Kids Because Climate Change

 

Pro-Abortion Feminists Ignore Female Genital Mutilation Threatening 68 Million Women

 

FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION (FDA)

 

Opioid "alternative" kratom actually contains opioids, FDA says

 

FRANCE

 

Northern France and Paris region braced for up to 10cm more snow on Friday

 

Will a Franco-British Agreement be a Little Late this Year?  (The outcome of the Brexit negotiations between Britain and France is unpredictable, but the Entente Cordiale is still alive.)

 

Uber wins French case despite EU court ruling

 

France: Muslim “reformer” Tariq Ramadan is refused bail on rape charges

 

'This gives us hope': What the Brexit court ruling means for Brits in France

 

France: Knife-wielding Muslim screaming “Allahu akbar” threatens to kill people, hospitalized for dementia

 

France: Hijabbed Muslim singer retools Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah” with Islamic proselytizing lyrics

 

Islamic State threatens to invade Paris in “near future,” destroy Eiffel Tower

 

GAMBLING

 

A swift fall for Steve Wynn, who spent decades shaping the modern-day Las Vegas Strip

 

Without Steve Wynn, Casino Empire Risks More Than Its Name

 

GERMANY

 

Here's why it is becoming ever harder to create stable German governments

 

Public sector unions demand six percent pay increase

 

Video from Germany: Muslim migrants march through Berlin Metro station screaming “Allahu akbar”

 

Man found guilty of racial hatred jailed for running neo-Nazi website

 

Over 2,000 Germans march against mass migration in city experiencing wave of Muslim migrant crime

 

 

GLOBAL WARMING

 

Prager U Video: Can Climate Models Predict Climate Change?

 

With Tax Reform Done, Trump Should Set Record Straight On 'Climate Change'

 

As climate changes threaten giant redwoods, their salvation might be within them

 

 

GOOGLE

 

How the search giant’s tracking mechanism could follow your movement

 

HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

 

AP count: Nearly 11.8M enroll for Obama health law in 2018

 

 

HEALTH CARE

 

Hospitals Get Reprieve From Obamacare Pay Cuts

 

Officials: Fake dentists treat woman who gets oral infection

 

Charges: Doctor used cocaine, let employee prescribe drugs

 

Hospital denies illegal immigrant a liver because of her status, then ends policy

 

HOMOSEXUALITY

 

San Diego bishop: Some Catholics have ‘corrosive and repugnant’ views on homosexuality

 

Archbishop rebukes top cardinal’s proposal for liturgical ‘blessing’ for homosexuals

 

HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY

 

How The Hospitality Industry Can Fight Human Trafficking

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

Confronted on CNN, Holocaust-denying GOP House candidate calls Shoah ‘poppycock’

 

Up Schiff’s Creek Without a Paddle (US Representative of California Adam Schiff (D)

 

Ryan thinks House has the votes to pass budget deal (Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wisconsin)

 

Waters: Pelosi’s Filibuster-Style Speech Was ‘Most Profound One Minute’ in History of Congress (US Representative of California Maxine Waters (D)

 

Dem Rep: ‘Many of Our Members Are Furious’ With Pelosi’s DACA Speech  (House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-California)

 

‘Law & Order: SVU’ Star Running for Congress in New York

 

Exclusive — Rep. Mark Meadows on Schumer-McConnell Budget Deal: ‘The Stench of the Swamp Is Sucking in Everyone on Capitol Hill’

 

House Intel Republicans plan to wall off their aides from Democratic staffers

 

New York Jets Legend Nick Mangold Considering Political Run in New Jersey

 

A White Supremacist May Be The Only Republican Running For A Seat in Congress

 

Pelosi Marathon Speech on Immigration Breaks 1909 House Record

 

Right revolts on budget deal

 

House GOP leaders confident budget deal has support

 

Dem law takes aim at Trump, makes 'intimidating' journalists a federal crime

 

IMMIGRATION

 

Bush: ‘Say Thank You’ to Immigrants

 

The 'xenophobe quiz': Who said this about immigration?


IMMIGRATION AND CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT (ICE)

 

Along southwest border, illegal immigration rates dropped in January

 

INDIA

 

Fiery Ordeal for Pastor, Church, Widower in Jammu and Kashmir State, India

 

Miffed by power grab, India snubs Maldives special envoy

 

INFRASTRUCTURE

 

California moves ahead with one delta tunnel, scaling back ambitious water delivery project

 

Facing surging costs for crashes, L.A. has started to overhaul some bikeways

 

 

INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICES (IRS)

 

IRS overpaid nearly $3.5 billion in Obamacare tax credits in 2017, can’t recoup money

 

IRAN

 

Obama-era cash traced to Iran-backed terrorists

 

Can Fake News Save Iran's Mullahs?

 

Islamic Republic of Iran: Woman arrested for removing hijab refuses to repent despite facing 10 years in prison

 

Iran Issues Death Sentence for Israeli Spy, Claims U.S. Agents Also Imprisoned

 

ISLAM

 

Islam could have died with Muhammad

 

Democrat Baltimore County Executive cuts ribbon as Hamas-linked CAIR opens new Maryland office

 

ISRAEL

 

Israeli-“Palestinian” Arab Conflict Briefing    (Thursday, February 8, 2018)

 

Netanyahu suggests police could implicate him in corruption probe (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)

 

PM blocks settlement annexation bill from coming to vote

 

Official PA daily admits 161 Palestinians did carry out stabbing attacks during Palestinian terror wave 2015-2016

 

Qatar leader promises Hamas emergency aid for struggling Gaza

 

EU lawmakers urge U.S. to reconsider UNRWA cut

 

Palestinians call to blacklist, punish Arab journalists who visited Israel

 

Fatah claims Israel won`t hesitate to kill Abbas  (“Palestinian” Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas)

 

Stabbing foiled at IDF post in West Bank (Judea and Samaria), near Hebron  (Israel Defense Forces)

 

Who Needs An Honest Broker in the Middle East Anyway?

 

Police said mulling charges against billionaire in Netanyahu graft probe

 

Israeli forces shower Palestinian school with tear gas, sending several students to hospital

 

Supporting deportations, Rivlin says Israel’s own come before African migrants (Israeli President Reuven Rivlin)

 

Israeli forces detain 19 Palestinians in West Bank (Judea and Samaria) raids

 

Rare Greek inscription and colorful 1,800-year-old mosaic uncovered at Caesarea

 

Israeli soldiers temporarily detain Palestinian teachers at checkpoint in Hebron

 

UAE donates $2 million to prevent shutdown of Gaza’s hospitals

 

Tiptoeing around the small matter of Netanyahu’s succession

 

There’s nothing wrong with a tough immigration policy

 

Israeli bulldozers raze lands in southern Gaza

 

Gaza truck drivers protest economic crisis at border crossing

 

Greenblatt criticizes Abbas' statement on Jerusalem's holy status

 

Israel reportedly halts medical cannabis export plan to avoid upsetting Trump

 

Hamas: PA ‘lead’ helped IDF track terrorist behind rabbi’s killing

 

Al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigades Establish 'Yasser Arafat' Military Base In Gaza, Announces: No One Will Take the Weapons Of Resistance From Us, Fatah Is True To The Path Of Armed Struggle

 

LATIN AMERICA

 

Latin America wary of U.S. harder line against Venezuela

 

LIBERALISM

L. Brent Bozell: Who Are Liberals To Complain About Trump Talking Treason?

 

MEDIA 

 

NBC News Presents Eight-Month-Old ‘Russia Hacked the Election’ Story as ‘Breaking News’

 

Hatred of Trump takes dangerous toll on media

 

MIDDLE EAST

 

US Jewish leaders to visit United Arab Emirates in coming days

 

Saudi Arabia: Uproar over 11-year-old girl’s dance that “has angered our religion”

 

Ancient temple left neglected as Yemen war threatens history

 

 

MILITARY

 

Afghanistan Now the Pentagon’s No. 1 Priority in the Middle East, South Asia

 

VP Mike Pence speaks to troops at Yokota Air Base

 

Analysis: Military parade a political tug of war?

 

Navy admiral: New measures in place to thwart another ‘Fat Leonard’ corruption scandal

 

Tammy Bruce: Liberal hysteria all the more reason for Trump's military parade

 

In the #MeToo era, military senior misconduct faces new scrutiny

 

Lawmakers rain on Trump's military parade

 

Army leaders: Funding will be key to modernization efforts

 

D.C. mayor’s office tells Trump he’ll have to pay for his own military parade

 

Sexual assault reports doubled at West Point

 

Defense Secretary Mattis’s influence grows as he checks Trump’s impulses

 

Air Force drops re-enlistment bonuses in 17 career fields

 

Trump doesn’t need a parade. He needs  Roman triumph.

 

Planning begins for Trump's military parade

 

Number of sex assaults at West Point nearly doubled last year

 

A military parade is great – if it truly salutes our men and women

 

MYANMAR

 

UN Concerned About Heavy Fighting in Burma’s Kachin State

 

PAKISTAN

 

Voices in Pakistan: We can also have ties with PA and Israelis

 

Islamic Republic of Pakistan bans Valentine’s Day for promoting “nudity and indecency”

 

Pakistan using US anti-tank missiles to target Indian army bunkers on LoC

 

PHILIPPINES

 

Sanofi: No proof that vaccine linked to Philippines deaths

 

PORNOGRAPHY

 

Ex-principal uploaded child porn from girl's phone to Russian site

 

RUSSIA

 

Uranium One informant tells lawmakers Moscow paid millions in bid to influence Clinton

 

SECOND AMENDMENT

 

A 2nd  Amendment Thought Experiment

 

SENATE

 

Warner Wants Russia Probe to Delve Deeper With Tech Companies  (US Senator of Virginia Mark Warner (D)

 

Rubio on Warner contact with Russian lobbyist: It’s ‘had zero impact on our work’  (US Senator of Florida Marco Rubio (R)

 

Kamala Harris Paid $1.2 Million to Firm That Sparked Sanders’s Insurgency   (US Senator of Vermont Bernard Sanders (I-Socialist)/ US Senator of California Kamala Harris (D)

 

Senators Urge Pentagon to Expand Scrutiny of Fitness Apps that Can Reveal Sensitive Military Sites

 

Senate Deal Would Avoid Shutdown With Funding Fight Turning to House

 

Against the Spending Bill

 

Joe Manchin Jointly Fundraised With Democrat Challenging Incumbent Republican  (US Senator of West Virginia Joe Manchin III (D)


Senate headed for freewheeling debate on immigration bill

 

Cotton, Rubio Introduce Bill Banning Govt. Use of Chinese Telecom Devices  (US Senator of Arkansas Tom Cotton (R)/US Senator of Florida Marco Rubio  (R)

 

Senate to vote on two-year budget Thursday

 

McConnell and Schumer celebrate a budget deal that denies reality (Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky)/ Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-New York)

 

 

SOUTH AMERICA

 

In Sweeping War on Obesity, Chile Slays Tony the Tiger

 

 

SOUTH KOREA 

 

'Good chance' South Korean President will be invited to North Korea

 

A Korean Dilemma: Do Hockey Sticks Violate U.N. Sanctions?

 

 

SOUTHERN POVERTY LAW CENTER

 

Seven Reasons to Beware the Southern Poverty Law Center

 

SPACE

 

SpaceX’s new rocket pushes the envelope for human space travel

 

 

SPORTS

 

Carson Wentz replaces Pence as National Prayer Breakfast speaker

 

Murdochs Defend $3 Billion ‘Thursday Night Football’ Price Tag

 

NFL quarterback Russell Wilson reportedly spending off-season with new team: the Yankees

 

3 female Olympians pledge to donate brains for concussion research

 

Tony Dungy defends reporting after critics bemoan his Christian ‘nonsense’

 

‘Devil-may-care, we’re going to go play’: The fellowship and thrill of blind hockey

 

NHL Scoreboard

 

NBA Scoreboard

 

 

STATES

 

Chicago Weather: Storm could dump up to 1 foot of snow on area by Friday night

 

America's States Of (Fiscal) Siege

 

SYRIA

 

Two British IS fighters from notorious ‘Beatles’ group captured — US

 

Assad government, Russia condemn US presence in Syria as 'illegal' following airstrikes (Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad)

 

Free Syrian Army jihadis screaming “Allahu akbar” mutilate, desecrate body of Kurdish female fighter

 

Russian contractors may have been part of attack on US coalition members in Syria: CNN

 

U.S. strikes in Syria after "unprovoked" attack

 

It’s time to untangle the mess in Syria. Here’s how to do it.

 

TAIWAN

 

Taiwan rescuers search building for 7 missing in earthquake

 

 

TERRORISM

 

Minnesota: Muslim student faces jihad terror charge, other students “surprised” because school is “diverse”

 

Oklahoma: Muslim who attended flight school also participated in al-Qaeda jihad training camp

 

 

TRANSGENDER MOVEMENT

 

Walgreens adopts new ‘Transgender Inclusion’ bathroom policy nationwide 

 

TURKEY

 

Turkey’s Actions in Syria Harm U.S. National Security

 

Turkish leader declares jihad on Kurds, dispatches soldiers to “decimate” them

 

Turkey extends military deployment near Yemen

 

Turkey’s New Constitutional Crisis Could End the Rule of Law

 

U.S. and Turkey Head Into Tense Face-Off in Syria

  

UNITED KINGDOM (BRITAIN)

 

U.K. stocks slump, pound rallies as BOE hints of spring rate hike

 

Doctors Want to Override Parents and Yank Their Disabled Son’s Life Support

 

 Theresa May kicks Brexit can down the road  (British Prime Minister Theresa May)

 

UK: Man faces terrorism charge for fighting against the Islamic State

 

As Iranian women cast off hijab as symbol of oppression, UK Foreign Office celebrates World Hijab Day

 

FTSE 100 closes higher, rebounding from 10-month low

 

Police: Model was drugged, stuffed in suitcase to be sold as sex slave

 

Trump's Right: The U.K.'s Health System Is Broke And Failing

 

UK: May government admits “significant portion” of returned ISIS jihadis free, “no longer of security concern” (British Prime Minister Theresa May)

 

 

UNITED NATIONS

 

Exclusive: UN warned to stop giving Hezbollah free rein in Lebanon -- or face consequences

 
VATICAN

 

Retired cardinal hits back at Vatican over deal with China

 

Vatican science academy tweets New York Times story supporting population control

 

 

WHITE HOUSE

 

Daily Presidential Tracking Poll

 

Trump defends religious liberty at home and abroad at National Prayer Breakfast

 

Lack of Sleep is the Latest Ammunition for Anti-Trumpers

 

White House knew of aide's abuse allegations

 

John Kelly's credibility is at risk after defending aide accused of domestic violence (White House Chief of Staff John Kelly)

 

Trump's approval rating is on the rise

 

Kelly 'shocked' by abuse allegations against top White House aide  (White House Chief of Staff John Kelly)

 

Blaming Trump For Stock Market Drop And, Well...Everything

 

Omarosa compares 'Big Brother' to White House: 'A lot of people want to stab me in the back'

 

Dennis Prager: What's Wrong With Evangelicals Supporting Trump?

 

Anderson Cooper calls out Ron Johnson over text message ‘conspiracies’

 

Porter's ex-wives detail abuse allegations

 

Most Think Obama White House Spied On Trump Campaign, Want Special Counsel: IBD/TIPP Poll

 

White House staff secretary resigns amid abuse allegations

 

Biden pumps up Dems, takes down Trump

 

Trump evangelical advisor claims Jesus can protect from flu

 

White House applauds Senate's budget deal

 

Trump has offered no valid reason for revising California's desert plan

 

Trump’s Backward View of Immigration

 

White House Condemns Iran’s Decision to Return Elderly, Ill American to Prison

 

Trump declares newly released FBI texts “BOMBSHELLS,” though the picture they paint is murky 

 

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