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Thursday, January 10, 2019





In Today’s Issue: 



Judge's ruling spotlights tele-abortion fight 

NIH Grants UCSF $521,082 90-Day Extension on Contract to Make Humanized Mice With Aborted Baby Parts; No Final Decision Yet on Whether Contract Will be Cancelled


Planned Parenthood President on Killing Babies in Abortions: “It’s Our Core Mission”


Abortionists Go to Bat for Insurance Companies 


Trump Attorney General Nominee Bill Barr: Roe v. Wade is Not “Constitutional,” Will Be Overturned


Planned Parenthood Admits Its Focus Is Abortion


Youngest black legislator in US is pro-life and pro-God


New Planned Parenthood Chief Leana Wen Says Abortion Access Still No. 1 Mission


New York Gov. Cuomo: No budget unless abortion made legal for any reason until birth


Congresswoman Wants to Defund Planned Parenthood: “Taxpayers Shouldn’t Pay For Its Abortion Industry”


After striking out twice, GOP tries again to 'effectively' ban abortion (Kentucky)


President Trump’s New Rules Will Protect Americans From Funding Abortions Under Obamacare


New abortion-related fight in Kentucky heats up over fetal heartbeats


Stacy Had an Abortion at 17. Now She’s Pro-Life and Saving Babies From Abortions


Where Abortion Fights Will Play Out In 2019


The KKK Has Killed 3,500 People, Margaret Sanger’s Planned Parenthood Has Killed Millions


Planned Parenthood Uses Courts to Try to Force Louisiana to Allow Its New Abortion Clinic to Open


British Pro-Lifers Fight Back Against Government Attempt to Censor Their Free Speech




Huawei Supports Taliban Behind Osama bin Laden’s Terrorist Attacks





Faith Costs Christian in Algeria His Family, Livelihood


African Leaders Must Act to Stop Electoral Fraud in Congo


Morocco: Muslims who murdered Scandinavian girls spared British tourist right before because he said he was Muslim




Sculpture Honoring Saudi Arabia Has Been Placed On World Trade Center Grounds


America at a Rubicon Moment & MAGA Isn’t Enough



Australian Market Drifts Lower


Australian Dollar Keeps Sliding Despite Weaker China CPI Print


Australian Foreign Minister in Thailand as Saudi Teen Seeks Asylum




Toyota Recalls 1.7 Million Vehicles Over Defective Air Bag Inflators


Ford, Jaguar slash thousands of jobs across Europe


Ford Europe to slash thousands of jobs in turnaround plan


Exclusive: GM's Cadillac will introduce EV in fight against Tesla - sources




Border Wall Would Pay for Itself: Study


Voters See Border Wall As Effective But No Emergency


Yes, We’ve Nabbed Terrorists on the Southern Border


Dreamer Says He Supports President Trump’s Proposed Border Wall


The Frustrating Flip-Flopping of Politicians Over the Border Wall


Border Wall: Monument for the People, Not Pols


How No Border Wall Caused a Homeless Crisis 2,500 Miles Away in Maine




TSX steps back from four-week high


Six youths arrested after lockdown at Bishop Reding school in Milton


Chris Selley: Canadians, prepare by to be breathalyzed


Scott Brison resigning from Trudeau's cabinet and won’t seek re-election in October (Canadian Prime Minister Prime Minister Justin Trudeau)


Senator calls for national bad doctor registry in wake of Star investigation




Save the Persecuted Christians Launches SaveUs Movement at National Press Club Jan. 17




A New Cold War Has Begun




China’s economy shows more signs of running out of gas


At China port, tariff drop a salve for hard-hit traders of American cars


China says trade talks with U.S. made progress on forced tech transfers, IP rights


US Apparel Firm Cuts off Chinese Factory in Internment Camp


China's Xi hopes US, N. Korea will 'meet halfway'  (Communist Chinese dictator Xi Jinping)


China successfully completes trials of S-400s, says source


China 'needs three aircraft carriers': naval expert




Kim, Xi reaffirm denuclearization(Communist North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un)/( Communist Chinese dictator Xi Jinping)




More Americans Now Say Congress Should Do What Trump Wants, Poll Finds


Chuck and Nancy (Sad)




Sears chairman confirms new $5 billion bid to save bankrupt retailer


Macy's cuts profit, sales forecast after weak holiday season


Investors ask how the Bezos divorce will affect Amazon


First Amazon removed doormats Hamas-linked CAIR claimed were offensive to Muslims, now it’s toilet seat covers




US judge frees Palestinian man from 2-year immigration hold in Iowa




Breaking: Pedophile Reportedly Confesses To Killing 6-Year-Old Beauty Queen JonBenét Ramsey in 1996





Border agents: Steel fence not impenetrable but still needed




National Counterintelligence and Security Center warns of foreign hacking




Bill de Blasio: 'We Will Seize Their Buildings, and We Will Put Them in the Hands of a Community Nonprofit'  (Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio)


The Democrats’ Seismic Shift on Immigration




Coast Guard Nabs Illegal Immigrants, Heroin Off Puerto Rico Coast




Dow and S&P 500 escape correction territory after 5-day stock-market surge


Stocks Climb on Strength in Utilities, Real Estate: Markets Wrap


Wall Street shrugs off Macy's, rallies for fifth session


The stock market just got off to its best start in 13 years


Asian markets mixed as China inflation data offsets trade-talk hopes


Stock Rally Takes Break as Bonds Rise, Oil Drops: Markets Wrap


Asian Markets Mostly Lower After U.S.-China Trade Talks End


Treasury yields come off session lows after lackluster bond auction


From Jaguar to Macy's, Global Gloom Spreads Across Industries


Jobless claims fall to one-month low of 216,000 as labor market stays strong entering 2019


Ford, Jaguar slash thousands of jobs across Europe


Gold prices finish lower after failing to reach $1,300 an ounce




Graduate Education Reform, Starting With Advising


Family sues prestigious N.Y. private school for expelling daughter, allegedly for standing up to bully


Federal Report Agrees Some Low-Income College Students Are Going Hungry


Unlocking Aid Funds


Deep Cleaning After Student's Death


Global Higher Ed in Changing Times




Egypt’s current account deficit narrows in July-Sept quarter




Top Bernie Sanders 2016 adviser accused of forcibly kissing subordinate




Kamala Harris Calls Trump ‘Gutless’ in 2020 Dress Rehearsal


McAuliffe Won’t Say Whether He Would Self-Fund Potential 2020 Campaign, Accept Corporate PAC Money  (Former Governor of Virginia Terry McAuliffee (D)


Kamala Harris Says India is ‘Oldest Democracy in the World’ (It’s Not)


Presidential dreams pull Democrats away from key Senate races


Kamala Harris’ New Book Tries to Massage Her Record as a Prosecutor, But the Facts Aren’t Pretty


Will backing anti-BDS bills be a liability for 2020 Democratic hopefuls?




Oil up 9 sessions in a row, longest win streak for U.S. benchmark since 2010


Energy Prices




Switzerland: City upholds fine against Muslim man for screaming “Allahu akbar” in public





European indexes slump on renewed China slowdown fears


Hungary: Viktor Orban welcomes launch of “anti-immigration” axis to change EU direction




Parents beware: Rapid Onset Gender Dysphoria a social contagion among girls




Air traffic controllers, working without pay, ramp up shutdown pressure




Top 5 States That Rely Most on Federal Aid




Democrats Now Share Responsibility for the 2019 Deficit




Q&A on France's yellow vests: Why are they still protesting and who is to blame for the violence?


Battle of the kitties: French donate over €1 million to police as rival fund raises cash for yellow vests


French Prisons: Incubators of Terror




Merkel's Greece visit to focus on post-austerity solidarity  (German Chancellor Angela Merkel)


Drunk high speed train driver heavily over the limit misses stop at Wittenberg


Germany launches program “counseling parents who are concerned their children may be flirting with extremism”


Nazi camp guard deported by US last year dies in Germany





Funding the Climate-Industrial Complex



Patterson Poised to Shake Up Race for California GOP Chair


Rick Scott blindsides DeSantis on his way out




Survivors of domestic violence, child abuse could be hit next by shutdown




Obamacare Customers Keep $1B in Unwarranted Subsidies




Michael Cohen to Testify Publicly Before Congress Next Month


Pelosi Says Stories Like Ronil Singh's Are 'Tragic,' But Not Enough To Call A 'Crisis'  (Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-California)


Pelosi Proposes Infrastructure Plan to Repair Border Roads to Make it Easier for Immigrants to Enter U.S.


Don’t Be Fooled: Ocasio-Cortez’s ‘Green New Deal’ Is Crammed With Socialist Goodies  (US Representative of New York Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (Democrat Socialist)


Our New 'Most Dangerous of Morons'(US Representative of New York Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (Democrat Socialist)


'Medicare For All': After Winning The House, Democrats Admit They Want To Socialize Health Care   (US Representative of New York Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (Democrat Socialist)


Ocasio-Cortez, Tlaib, and Omar Are Driving Democrats’ Agenda


Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the Top Marginal Tax Hike Boondoggle


Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez knocks Daily Caller’s ‘disgusting behavior’ for story on fake ‘nude selfie’


Nancy Pelosi Whines That a Border Wall Discriminates Against People Entering Illegally


Is Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Really the Democratic Future?


Politico: Moderate Democrats 'Freaking Out' Over Pelosi's Stubborn 'No Concessions' Shutdown Strategy


Rashida Tlaib’s Progressive Window Dressing (US Representative of Michigan Rashida Tlaib (D)




The Ironies of Illegal Immigration


New California Governor Doubles Down on Sanctuary State Status




India establishes job quotas for poor upper caste members


India launches national anti-pollution program, but experts skeptical


India's lower house passes citizenship bill despite protests




Iran Says U.S. Citizen White Arrested, Confirming Earlier Reports


Iran’s Next Supreme Leader Is Dead


Trump Administration Officials Deny Making Secret Overtures To Iran





Iraq deploys special forces in Kirkuk amid Kurdish flag dispute




Linda Sarsour: “My beloved Prophet Muhammad was an activist. He was a human rights activist.”


Saudi Journalist: If Muslims Despise The 'Infidel' West, Why Are They So Eager To Live There?




Hamas says Egypt will reopen Gaza border crossing, as pressure builds


Palestinians In West Bank (Judea and Samaria) On Verge Of Revolt Against Social Security Law


On indictments, pretrial hearings and what Netanyahu can expect before elections


PA rebuilds homes of murderers under orders of Mahmoud Abbas and PA Prime Minister


In first, Israel opens road with wall dividing Israeli and Palestinian traffic


Abbas’ deputy participates in burning “coffin” with photos of US Pres. Trump and PM Netanyahu  (“Palestinian” Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas/Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)


Over boos and whistles, Gabbay tells angry, divided Labor he can beat PM


How Shin Bet chief’s election meddling comment on Iran and Hizballah morphed into media frenzy against Russia


"Netanyahu does not need Putin’s support in the elections”  (Russian President Vladimir V Putin)


IDF chief: Hezbollah had grandiose attack plan to 'shake Israel’  (Israel Defense Forces)


Israel Says F-16 Barak Sale to Croatia is Dead, Croatia ‘Blameless’


Biblical site tied to Ark of the Covenant unearthed at convent in central Israel


BDS Bill Debate is About anti-Semitism, NOT Speech


Two charged with murdering Galilee teen girl over money


Judge: ‘High level’ suspicions against key suspect in Palestinian woman’s death


Report: Netanyahu to visit Chad soon


IDF officer, 4 soldiers arrested for allegedly beating Palestinian suspects


Haniyeh’s visit to Moscow ‘Postponed Indefinitely’  (Hamas Leader Ismail Haniyeh)


Gantz was an island of sanity during the Gaza war


PLO calls for UN to restore ‘Zionism is racism’ resolution (“Palestine” Liberation Organization (PLO)


Arab Israeli jailed for 11 years for plot to assassinate Netanyahu, J’lem mayor


How Palestinian Schoolbooks Indoctrinate Students Against Israel


Israel’s Election Frenzy




Woke Progressives Turn Their Public Shaming Ritual Into A Formal Religious Ceremony




Malaysia maintains stance on Israeli Paralympic athletes ban




NYT Forced to Correct Manafort-Russia ‘Bombshell’


Trump’s Wall or the Media’s Wall of Lies


NYT Uses Tiny New Mexico Town to Claim There’s No Border Crisis


CNN’s Acosta Confirms Walled Part of the Border Is Crisis-Free


CNN Host to Dem Rep: ‘Why Should the Republicans Give Anything if You Don’t Think the Democrats Should Give Anything?’


Survey Suggests Media Overstates Me Too’s Positive Benefits For Women


The Real Border vs. The Mainstream Media’s Imaginary Border




21 Dead Bodies Found in North Mexico Near Border Following Gang Clash, Say Officials


Fact check: Mexico will 'indirectly' pay for a border wall through the new trade deal





Six killed in Houthi drone attack on Yemen military parade


Saudi Aramco oil reserve upgrade seen boosting bonds, IPO




Dear Pentagon: It’s Not How Big Your Budget Is. It’s How You Use It.


Army struggles to reach Generation Z, tries recruiting at e-Sports events


Air Force Accepts Flawed Boeing Tanker in a $44 Billion Program


Is Trump Right to Remove U.S. Troops from Afghanistan?


Navy test-fires low-cost, hypersonic-speed projectiles


U.S. moves to speed military space upgrades under pressure from China, Russia




 Minimum Wage Hikes In 2019 Will Hurt Minority Youth By Killing Jobs — Crappy New Year!  




Having Solved All Other Problems, California Will Now Ban Paper Receipts




NASA asks Russian space agency to develop Soyuz spacecraft for flights to Moon




Pakistan’s army is to blame for the poverty of the country’s 208m citizens




Philippines mulls parting strategic ways with America




The Worst Racism My Children Have Experienced Came From Black Peers




Did substance or spin prevail on Jan. 8? Limbaugh awards night to President Trump




After Pittsburgh, some synagogues are more comfortable with guns in the pews




Russia will buy Bitcoin to avoid US sanctions, economist claims


Russian Space Chief Hits Back at Meme-Making Critics, Takes U.S. Snub in Stride


Permanent US Occupation of Syria Planned

Russian Media Watchdog Investigating BBC for Airing IS Leader's Quotes


The Russians will soon wake up to lose two Kuril Islands to Japan


Russian Patriarch Warns ‘Antichrist’ Will Control Humans Through Gadgets


Russia determined to retake driver’s seat in space exploration




Republican Senator Graham: Trump should use emergency powers to fund wall


If Senate Dems Won’t Legislate, Spend the Time Confirming Judges


Only Two Democrat Senators Will Publicly Oppose The Anti-Israel BDS Movement


Lindsey Graham Says 'I Think We're Stuck' on Shutdown Talks (US Senator of South Carolina Lindsey O Graham (R)


Six GOP Senators Offer to Trade Amnesties for Border Wall plus Cheap Labor


Tester Praises Former Dem Senator, Ex-KKK Member Robert Byrd as a ‘Great’ Senator


The Useful Idiot Is Back  (US Senator of Utah Mitt Romney(R)


Democrat Senator Calls for Investigation Into Liberals’ Facebook Tricks During Senate Race


Watch: Senator Dismantles 'Manufactured Crisis' Narrative Peddled By Media, Democrats


Barr to meet with more Dems after Klobuchar says she was denied visit


Bernie Sanders apologizes amid new harassment allegations against staffers(US Senator of Vermont Bernard Sanders (I-Socialist)




Brazil's New President Eliminates LGBT Office on First Day in Office




Moon expects concrete outcome at North Korea-US summit  (President Moon Jae-in)


Japan Protests Against Ruling to Seize Steelmaker's Assets


Bank stocks face steep declines


Economic cooperation with North Korea will be blessing: Moon


2.5-magnitude quake hits Gyeongju


Moon calls on NK to take bolder denuclearization steps




Pompeo Delivers Anti-Obama Mideast Manifesto  (US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo)


Mike Pompeo Is Flying Solo in the Middle East


Pompeo in Cairo: Trump Will ‘Expel Every Iranian Boot’ from Syria


State Dept. Posts Pompeo's Statement Promoting LGBTI Rights in Some Countries--But Not Saudi Arabia


Pompeo repudiates Obama Mideast policies, ‘willful blindness to danger of Iran’




Trump Administration Preparing Shortlist Of Supreme Court Candidates To Replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Report




Permanent US Occupation of Syria Planned

Al-Qaeda-linked group tightens grip over Syria’s last major rebel-held region


Muslim from USA, 16, captured while waging jihad with the Islamic State in Syria




Why a China invasion of Taiwan would fail


Analysis | Three big takeaways from Xi Jinping’s Taiwan speech





Church sign declaring ‘Bruce Jenner is still a man’ vandalized following LGBT protests


Transgender Wins Female Cycling Contest, Declares Himself 'a World Champion’





Ankara won’t buy Patriot missiles with condition of dropping S-400 deal with Moscow – FM


Turkey’s Erdogan Snubs U.S. National Security Adviser, Hammers Trump’s Syria Policy (Audio Interview)(Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan)


Atheism Grows In Turkey In Spite Of Erdogan’s Pressure For Islamization, And That Is Not A Good Thing


Turkey will attack Kurdish fighters in Syria regardless of US withdrawal, foreign minister says





FTSE 100 falls with markets’ mini winning streak under threat


Jewish House of Commons speaker caught in Brexit battle crossfire




US Must Take Action on Venezuela’s Humanitarian Crisis as Maduro ‘Wins’ Second Term





Daily Presidential Tracking Poll


Trump: Democrats Have Been Taken Over by a Group of Young, ‘Crazy’ People


Steyer Says Auschwitz Taught Him Lesson About His Fight Vs. President Trump


Trump: Money for Wall Will Come From Trade Deal With Mexico, Will ‘Pay for Itself’


News Station Appears to Admit to Doctoring President Trump Video


Defenses of Trump’s Emergency Declaration Defy the Plain Language and Clear Intent of the Law


Glenn Beck’s “Orange” Trump Face Lives on with Fox Affiliate Q13


Trump Rallies Nation For Border Wall


Trump threatens national emergency as negotiations at standstill


Trump Heads to Border as Shutdown Intensifies and Talks Collapse


‘Never been more depressed’: Trump kills Graham effort to end shutdown


President Donald Gandhi-Reagan


Law Professor: Sorry Democrats, Trump Has The Power To Declare A National Emergency For A Border Wall


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