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Thursday, January 17, 2019

 

CELEBRATING 241 YEARS OF LIBERTY AND FREEDOM  

 

 

In Today’s Issue: 

 

ABORTION

 

Senator Lindsey Graham Files Bill to Ban Late-Term Abortions Killing Babies After 20 Weeks

 

Vice President Mike Pence Headlines March for Life Rose Dinner

 

Sanctity of Life: Beware the distractions

 

Incredible Video of 8-Week-Old Unborn Baby Shows You Just How Wrong Abortion Is

 

Watch: Pro-Life Activist Left Bloody Outside Abortion Clinic After Saying 'Jesus Loves You'

 

Watch: Senator Blasts Abortion: “The Unborn are the Most Vulnerable Among Us”

 

Ben Sasse reintroduces Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act ahead of March for Life

 

Andrew Cuomo Cites Pope Francis for Political Gain as He Pushes Bill for Abortions Up to Birth  (Governor of New York Andrew M Cuomo (D)

 

Podcast: Women Are Hurt by Abortion, the Sexual Revolution

 

ACLU: It Would be “Perverse” Not to Kill Babies With Down Syndrome in Abortions

 

Abortion Survivors Protection Act ahead of March for Life

 

Media Covers 1 Pro-Abortion Women’s March More Than Last 6 March for Life Events Combined

 

Planned Parenthood challenges Wisconsin abortion laws

 

It Took 224 Years to Abolish Slavery, Never Give Up on Fighting Abortion

 

Abortion clinics sue Pennsylvania over Medicaid dollars

 

Judge Admits David Daleiden Might Defeat Planned Parenthood’s Lawsuit to Censor More Videos

 

Battles expected in many states over abortion-related bills

 

Virginia Senate Approves “Equal Rights Amendment” Forcing Virginians to Fund Abortions

 

Virgnia Senate passes Equal Rights Amendment, pro-lifers seek to limit its effects

 

Six Facts About Abortion to Counter March for Life's Junk Science

 

New Mexico Legislature Will Protect Dogs From Abuse But Not Unborn Children From Abortion

 

Lawmaker introduces bill to make abortion illegal in Utah after 15 weeks

 

Google ‘blacklisted’ pro-life videos from YouTube search results, leaked chat reveals

 

Expand base of abortion providers in Texas

 

Catholic University of America officially cancels classes for March for Life

 

New York Law to Make Abortion a 'Fundamental Right'

 

Two abortion rights bills introduced in Rhode Island

 

Droves of pro-lifers will attest to uniqueness of pre-born life at 46th annual March for Life

 

I Need An Abortion — Now What?

 

Abortion numbers rise in Spain for first time in 5 years

 

AFGHANISTAN

 

‘Unprecedented’ crackdown on crime welcomed by Afghans

 

 

AFRICA

 

 This Church Doesn't Use Titles, Logos, Egos—And the Results Are Miraculous(Zimbabwe)

 

Libya strongman’s forces launch operation to ‘purge’ south

 

Powerful Tunisian union starts nationwide strike over pay

 

American killed in Nairobi wanted 'to help people'

 

AIRPORTS

 

Louisville airport to be renamed in honor of Muhammad Ali

 
AMERICAN CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION (ACLU)

 

ACLU files discrimination lawsuit accusing Chili's of forcing a lesbian server to quit

 

 

ANTI-SEMITISM

 

Gillibrand Mum on Anti-Semitism Scandal Roiling Women’s March, Will Speak at Iowa March  (US Senator of New York Kirsten Gillibrand (D)

 

Here's How Rep. Omar Defended Her Past Anti-Semitic Remarks

 
AUSTRALIA

 

Australian Market Rises

 

Australian dollar little changed against the Greenback

 

Elon Musk has his eyes on another massive tunnel -- in Australia

 

Australia pleads for public’s help finding killer in Israeli woman’s slaying

 

 

AUTO INDUSTRY

 

Trump tariffs force tough choices at U.S. auto suppliers

 

Nissan to lay off 700 contract workers in Mississippi

 

Hyundai, Kia to recall 168,000 vehicles in U.S. for faulty fuel pipes

 

Inside GM plant where nooses and 'whites-only' signs hung

 

BALKANS

 

Why America Is Blind to Serbia's Bright Future

 

BORDER SECURITY

 

We need to build the border wall to stop the migrant caravans

 

Analysis: Most oppose the wall — and oppose ending the shutdown by funding it, poll finds

 

Poll: 65% of Democrat Voters Say ‘Open Our Border to Anyone’ Who Isn’t ‘A Terrorist or Criminal’

 

Trump Right: Wall Building Is Big Business. Why? They Work.

 

Found at the Border: Prayer Rugs, Illegal-alien Skeletons

 

CANADA

 

TSX rises 0.66 percent

 

Canada and the Exposure of China’s ‘High-Tech Nuclear Submarine’

 

Saudi government helps Muslim accused of sexual assault in Canada elude prosecution, flee the country

 

Hundreds of taxi riders lost millions in a Toronto area card-swapping scam, police say

 

Female ISIS-loving Canadian Tire attacker convicted

 

U.S. Calls Canadian’s Death Sentence in China ‘Politically Motivated’

 

Canada’s arrest of Huawei executive was an act of ‘backstabbing’, Chinese ambassador says

 

Free-tuition program gone, tuition reduced and student fees no longer mandatory, Tories announce

 

 Canadian military claimed a report didn't exist — even though it 'clearly' did

 

China temporarily detains Canadian family as Huawei spat escalates

 

Toronto cop who left gun at bar after night of drinking pleads guilty to misconduct

 

Chinese envoy warns Ottawa against any ban on Huawei technology for 5G network

 

Rapid verdict and death sentence for Canadian was 'very abnormal' in Chinese system, says his Beijing defence lawyer

 

Niagara College reviewing admission criteria for international students in wake of mass retesting

 

Ottawa’s allies feel the chill as Beijing shows how it will likely act as a superpower

 

The 10 Year Challenge is probably a scam to steal your picture

 

Canadian Sheikh Younus Kathrada – Who Has Been Under Investigation For Hate Crimes Since 2005 – Responds To Media Reports On MEMRI TV Clip Of Him: The Media 'Want To Make Us Look Like Savages'; 'I Stand 100 Percent By My Words'; 'Insulting Allah, Attributing A Son To Him' Is 'Even Worse' Than Crimes For Which 'There Is The Death Penalty, There Is Amputations' In 'A Proper Islamic State'

 

Daesh woman found guilty of terror crimes in Canada

 

 

CENTRAL AMERICA

 

Organizer of new caravan arrested for rape

 

 

COMMUNIST CHINA 

 

China cools solar power drive

 

Controversy surrounds the economic numbers game in China

 

Chinese Officials Investigating School Promoting Mongolian Nationalism In China

 

China seeks big-ticket payback from Myanmar

 

China economy czar to visit US for trade talks

 

COMMUNIST NORTH KOREA

 

Date for U.S.-N.Korea Summit Likely to Be Announced This Weekend

 

Vice President Mike Pence said North Korea has failed to take any substantive steps to give up its nuclear weapons.

 

N.Korea's Biochemical Weapons 'More Dangerous Than Nukes'

 

Re-Opening the Kaesong Industrial Zone Would Give North Korea Something for Nothing 

 

CONGRESS

 

2019 Women’s March – White Girls Got Woke  (Feminist identity politics in the new Congress and the annual march.)

 

Congress Works to Cripple Chinese Companies Spying on U.S.

 

Democrats Attack Trump's Plan To Bring Back Thousands Of Federal Workers 

 

COPORATE AMERICA

 

Walmart Is Looking for a CEO for a ‘Stealth Company’ That Doesn't Exist Yet

 

The Gillette Ad: The War on Men Is a War on Trump

 

Walmart partners with four more grocery delivery companies

 

Next Gillette Should Target 'Toxic Femininity'

 

Gillette Is Not Wrong

 

Gillette’s Toxic Masculinity Ad Accidentally Makes A Case For The Patriarchy

 

 

COURTS

 

Black student sues after allegedly told she was 'too dark' for dance team  

 

Judge orders Susan Rice, other Obama officials to answer questions in Clinton email case

 

CRIME IN AMERICA

 

Saudi government helps five Muslims accused of crimes in Oregon elude prosecution, flee the country

 

Fifth-graders tried to carry out plot to kill classmate: cops

 

Ex-Tennessee teacher Tad Cummins gets 20 years for kidnapping teen student

 

Ex-NFL player sacks peeping Tom outside daughter’s window

 

Newborn found dead in Amazon facility bathroom

 

Deputy fired, 9 released after false drug arrests

 

Pair busted at airport for smuggling 159 pounds of weed in 4 suitcases: Police

 

Cellphone Location Data for Sale on Black Market, Investigation Reveals

 

CRUISELINE INDUSTRY

 

'Idiot' American passenger, 27, is banned from Royal Caribbean cruise ships for life and left to make his own way home after jumping from 11th floor balcony in the Bahamas for viral fame 

 

CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION

 

Agents Catch A Convicted Child Sex Abuser Trying To Cross The US Border

 

CYBERSECURITY

 

Over 770 million email addresses shared online in largest data breach in history

 

DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL COMMITTEE (DNC)

 

Democrats actually do right with the Women's March

 

DEMOCRATS (MARXISTS)

 

Today's Democrats: Anti-Christian, Anti-Israel, Anti-God

 

Obamas' 'bestie' Valerie Jarrett tells how the three spent gossipy evenings at the White House sipping martinis and nibbling BLTs while trips came with 'cool stuff' like a briefcase full of emeralds and diamonds from Saudi Arabian king

 

Mayor resigns amid accusation of using city funds to see Michelle Obama

 

Former O’Rourke Regional Political Director Accused of Rape

 

Dean: ‘Time Young People Take Over’ Democrat Party

 

DC Mayor Vetoes Metro Fare Evasion Decriminalization

 

'You screwed the city up', 'View' hosts tell NYC’s de Blasio  (Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio)

 

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

 

Farmers cut off from their federal lifelines as shutdown persists

 

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

 

Betsy DeVos’ bet on boot camps (Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos)

 

DEPARTMENT HOMELAND SECURITY

 

DHS rebuts Pelosi, says State of the Union can go on during shutdown

 

DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT (HUD)

 

After butting heads with Trump administration, top HUD official prepares to depart agency

 

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

 

FISA shocker: DOJ official warned Steele dossier was connected to Clinton, might be biased

 

Why Mueller Won't Produce an Impeachment Report (Justice Department special counsel former FBI Director Robert Mueller)

 

Report: Top FBI, DOJ Officials Knew Early On That Steele Dossier Was Clinton-Connected Oppo Research

 

Top Mueller Officials Coordinated With Fusion GPS Spouse In 2016

 

 

ECONOMY

 

Stocks end higher after report says U.S. considering easing China tariffs

 

Wall Street, industrials rise on trade hopes

 

Wall Street Grows Antsy as Shutdown Threat to Stocks Intensifies

 

Unemployment claims in Wisconsin up nearly 18 percent since shutdown began: report

 

Government Contractors to Lose Out on Shutdown Pay, Dragging Down Economy

 

Bank stocks are flying high in 2019, but here’s why the party might not last

 

Asia shares falter on China unease, pound finds some peace

 

Asian Markets Mostly Higher With Modest Gains

 

Stock Rally Loses Some Steam; Yen Halts Its Slide : Markets Wrap

 

Treasury yields stage late-day surge on U.S.-China trade optimism

 

U.S. labor market strong; mid-Atlantic factory activity improves

 

Palladium is worth more than gold for the first time in over a decade

 

U.S. economy may face trouble if ‘sideways’ Treasury trade doesn’t end

 

What's the Solution to the Affordable Housing Crisis?

 

Recession warnings pile up as shutdown wraps up fourth week

 

EDUCATION

 

Left Opens War On All Religious Schools By Targeting Where Karen Pence Works

 

'F**k These Homophobes': Karen Pence Demonized for Teaching at Christian School

 

Democrats Ready Universal Pre-K Pitch Ahead of 2020

 

Former teacher says accountability in LA charter school system is lacking amid teachers' strike

 

College President on Harassed Student: ‘Appropriate All of Us of Privilege Feel Uncomfortable’

 

Watch: Democratic Socialists Surround 'SCUM!' Substitute Teachers' Cars To Enforce Teacher Strike

 

Michigan State’s president to resign after he said sexual abuse victims enjoyed the spotlight

 

Words Matter at Michigan State

 

Teachers union says it is ready to go back to the bargaining table

 

Now Hiring ‘Dr. Inside’

 

The L.A. teachers strike is troubling for so many Democrats. Here’s why.

 

Taking Race Out of Crime Alerts?

 

How the teachers’ strike is playing out at the school with the most homeless students in the district

 

Roiled Over Rules on Regional Accreditors

 

Boy receives 10-day suspension for using money he didn't know was counterfeit

 

EGYPT

 

Egypt: Muslim mobs force closure of four churches, cops arrest priests instead of attackers

 

ELECTION 2016

 

Cohen hired firm to rig polls, only paid part of bill with bag of cash: report

 

ELECTION 2020

 

Trump’s Reelection Chances May Be Better Than You Think

 

Twenty Things You Probably Didn’t Know about Joe Biden

 

Most voters won't support Trump in 2020: PBS/NPR poll

 

Howard Dean to CNN: All Dem candidates qualified to be president except Tulsi Gabbard

 

On Day One, Kirsten Gillibrand faces the ‘likable’ question

 

O’Rourke’s Friend: I’m ‘Not Sure’ He Is Ready to Be President

 

Dark Horse from the City of Angels(Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti ponders the biggest political leap of all.)

 

ENERGY

 

Oil end lower as U.S. output climbs and traders eye U.S.-China trade developments

 

Energy Prices

 

Energy whiz Severin Borenstein on keeping the lights on and the fires out after PG&E's bankruptcy

 

OPEC cut ‘biggest in almost 2 years’

 

It's time to talk about radical changes to California's utilities

 

ENVIRONMENT

 

Glaciers Supply Water to Millions. What Happens When They Disappear?

 

Great white shark thought to be world's biggest seen off Hawaii

 

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY (EPA)

 

Trump EPA Rejects Egregious Cost-Benefit Analysis of Controversial Rule

 

 

EUROPEAN UNION

 

European markets close flat after May survives no-confidence vote; ITV shares dive 6%

 

Swiss group launches global petition asking Catholic bishops to stop homosexual networks

 

Hungary’s Leaders Claim Soros’ People “Revealed Themselves” in Parliament

 

Swedish Public Broadcaster Censors Word “Islam” From Monologue About Why Saudi Girl Left Islam

 

FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION (FBI) 

 

FBI: Man planned jihad attack on White House, Washington D.C. targets with anti-tank rocket

 

Muslim from Georgia plotted explosive and rocket jihad attacks on White House, Statue of Liberty

 

Bruce Ohr Testimony Undercuts Adam Schiff's Defense Of FBI

 

FBI foils man's alleged plan to attack White House

 

FRANCE

 

Men Blamed for Failure of French Effort on Hiring Female Academics

 

Riot control guns: What's all the fuss about Flash Balls in France?

 

France activates emergency plan for no-deal Brexit

 

Strong explosion, fire hits French university building

 

French far-right author sent to prison for anti-Semitic incitement

 

GERMANY

 

'They voted against my way of living': Brits in Germany on life with Brexit

 

Germany evacuates citizens due to avalanche risk

 

GLOBAL WARMING

 

More studies show terrible news for the climate. We should be alarmed.

 

 

GOOGLE

 

Report: Google Employees Freak Out Over the Word ‘Family’

Googly-eyed robot patrols grocery store aisles, spots spills

 

GOP

 

The GOP has become the drunken frat-boy party — and it sees no reason to sober up

 

Arizona's Status As A Republican Stronghold Requires GOP Dedication To Maintain

 

Florida Governor Sanctions Airbnb for West Bank (Judea and Samaria) Policy  

 

GOVERNMENT

 

Shutdown is starting to hurt Trump's financial deregulation agenda

 

The State of the Shutdown

 

Government Shutdown: Pampered Federal Workers Don't Deserve Anyone's Pity

 

Federal Workers Are Yanking Money Out of Retirement Accounts

 

Why don’t unpaid federal workers walk off the job?

 

Shut down, fed up

 

Number of govt workers seeking jobless aid doubles

 

Stossel: Government Shutdown Shows Private Is Better

 

HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

 

Indiana AG Curtis Hill: After Obamacare, what's next for healthcare?

 

Under Trump, more kids separated at border than originally estimated: Report

 

HOLLYWOOD

 

Movie legend calls for 'wall' to keep White House away from Mueller

 

HOMOSEXUALITY

 

Activist Mommy: LGBT crowd sexually exploiting ‘drag kid.’ Where are police?

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

Socialism In 280 Characters Or Less Taught By Twitter Tutor Ocasio-Cortez  (US Representative of New York Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (Democrat Socialist)

 

Anatomy Of A 'Right-Wing Smear' (US Representative of Michigan Rashida Tlaib (D)

 

The Left Is Much Worse Than Steve King  (US Representative of Iowa Steve King (R)

 

House Republicans call for moving State of the Union to Senate chamber

 

GOP Rep Tom Marino Announces Retirement

 

Watch: Ocasio-Cortez Urges Fellow Activists To Oust Incumbent Democrats

 

Pelosi: Trump 'very silent' on postponing State of Union  (Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-California)

 

Omar Defends Anti-Israel Tweet: ‘I Don’t Know How My Comments Could Be Offensive to Jewish Americans’

 

Shutdown standoff escalates as Pelosi digs in on delaying speech, Trump says Dems 'hijacked'

 

After Floating a 70% Tax, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Is Just Getting Started

 

Pelosi Struggles to Keep Dems United During Government Shutdown

 

Pelosi on Possible Compromise: I’m for ‘No Wall’

 

Pelosi: Not a Fan of Coal, but I’m a Fan of Coal Miners

 

Cracks in the Democrats’ Wall Opposition

 

House Passes Latest Plan to Fund the Government: Shutdown Update

 

Republicans blast calls from Pelosi, Democrats to postpone State of Union (Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-California)

 

New York's first openly gay congressman defends Tulsi Gabbard after she apologizes for anti-LGBT past

 

‘What have you got left?’: Ocasio-Cortez taunts her conservative critics (US Representative of New York Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (Democrat Socialist)

 

Rashida Tlaib blasts ‘right wing media’ after coverage of get-together with pro-Hezbollah activist  (US Representative of Michigan Rashida Tlaib (D)

 

Brit Hume: Racism charge against Steve King 'bogus' 

 

Former staffer accuses Jackson Lee of retaliation after rape claim

 

Pelosi's latest shutdown gimmick: Taunting Trump

 

Dem leaders avert censure vote against Steve King

 

Dems offer measure to raise minimum wage to $15 per hour

 

Waters, Ocasio-Cortez, and Democrats prepare to push Financial Services Committee into social issues

 

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer walks back 'The State of the Union is off' declaration

 

Nancy Pelosi exacts her revenge on Kathleen Rice

 

‘She wields the knife’: Pelosi moves to belittle and undercut Trump in shutdown fight

 

End of the SOTU

 

Florida official facing calls to resign for saying Muslim Rep. Tlaib might 'blow up' U.S. Capitol

 

Rep. Roger Marshall: Keep fighting for farmers in trade deals, Mr. President

 

Hawaii Democrat Ed Case claims he’s ‘an Asian trapped in a white body’

 

Democratic Congressman Apologizes for ‘Asian Trapped in a White Body’ Remark

 

Hoyer Flip-Flop: SOTU‘Not Officially Off(House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Maryland)

 

Maxine Waters Wants $13.27 Billion to End Homelessness (But No Money for a Wall)

 

Newly Empowered Maxine Waters Finds Her First White House Target

 

Shameless Nancy Pelosi Lied About the Secret Service and Doesn’t Even Care

 

House rebukes Trump for easing Russia sanctions

 

IMMIGRATION

 

America's Immigration Policy Needs an Overhaul

 

Reforming the Visa Waiver Program Would Enhance National Security, Economic Growth

 

 

INDIA

 

Hindu Version of Feng Shui Leads to Demolition of Church Building in Southern India

 

Indian bureaucrat: Give young Kashmiris freedom to discuss their hopes of ‘self-rule’

 

INTERNET 

 

Image of New Father Praying Over His Newborn Baby Goes Viral

 

IRAN

 

Iran ‘shooting itself in the foot’ with spying, diplomat warns

 

ISLAM

 

CAIR’s national outreach manager is open supporter of jihad terror group Hamas

 

Muslim from Texas who joined the Islamic State: “I saw some crucifixions. You know, that’s just normal life there.”

 

ISRAEL

 

PA said to deport Palestinian-American it jailed for selling land to Jews

 

Report: US won't intervene if Israel attacks in Iraq

 

Lebanon says it captured American man suspected of infiltrating from Israel

 

First test for IDF’s Kochavi: 10,000 pro-Iran troops massing to cross into Syria from Iraq (Israel Defense Forces)

 

Vocal on Duma arson, Israeli right holds its tongue in latest Jewish terror case

 

Barkat: No room for Palestinian state

 

B’tselem: Israel killed 290 Palestinians in 2018, most of them innocents

 

A Palestinian Perspective

 

Israel Bar Association chief resigns amid sex corruption scandal

 

PA: Peacebuilding "is treason!"

 

Embassy tactic? No more mere ‘honorary consuls’ in Jerusalem, Israel tells world

 

First test for IDF’s Kochavi: 10,000 pro-Iran troops massing to cross into Syria from Iraq (Israel Defense Forces)

 

Russian military delegation visits IDF to improve ties

 

PA spends 6 times more on terrorists than on its own needy

 

Tel Aviv soccer team fined over fans’ use of ‘Holocaust’ taunts

 

A-G to Netanyahu: Elections don't impact coming decisions on criminal probes(Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)

 

'USAID to end all Palestinian projects on Jan. 31,' former director

 

Terrorists kidnap Christian man in Sinai

 

US sees Palestinian state on most of West Bank (Judea and Samaria), some of East Jerusalem — Israeli TV

 

Haifa mayor: Controversial ‘McJesus’ sculpture to come down in days

 

 

JAPAN

 

Japan Quietly Passes Law Preparing The Way For Naruhito’s Ascension To The Imperial Throne

 

LEBANON

 

Syrian camps a flooded purgatory in Lebanon, eight years on

 

MALAYSIA

 

Goldman Sachs’ apology won’t mitigate 1MDB litigation risk

 

MEDIA 

 

Watch: Here's Giuliani's Fiery 'Collusion' Interview With CNN That's Causing A Stir

 

CNN anchors challenge Dem on claim that Graham 'is somehow compromised'

 

Newsweek’s Nina Burleigh Problem

 

CNN’s Don Lemon: Trump is a bigot, America’s racist and I belong on $100 bill

 

The True Story of the Media's Role in Trump's Victory

 

Tucker Carlson and the Working Class

 

CNN Grills Rep. Omar On Claim Lindsey Graham Is 'Compromised' — She Stutters And Admits She Has No Evidence

 

How Is It OK for CNN to Hire Possible Presidential Contender John Kasich?

 

Right Side Of History: These Presidents Were Tougher on the Media Than Trump

 

 

MICROSOFT

 

Microsoft pledges $500 million for Seattle-area affordable housing  

 

MIDDLE EAST

 

Americans are Tired of Middle East Mayhem

 

Kuwaiti Columnist: The Humanity And Civility Of A Country Is Measured By The Status Of Women In It

 

After oil: Mideast states developing renewable energy

 

Houthis accused of firing at UN monitor Patrick Cammaert’s convoy in Yemen’s Hodeidah

 

Yemen talks start in Jordan on prisoner swap deal

 

Doling Out Cash: Qatar’s ‘Soft Power’ Approach To Circumventing The Saudi-led Embargo

 

MILITARY

 

Eye Opener: ISIS claims responsibility for Americans killed in Syria

 

U.S. Spent $22 Million on Secret Project to Identify Threats in Space

 

The WSJ on US War Plans Against Iran

Army researchers explore benefits of immersive technology for soldiers

 

Marines Hoist White Flag To Social Justice Warriors

 

DARPA Explores New Computing Architectures to Deliver Verifiable Data Assurances

 

Will the ISIS Attack Accelerate Trump's Syria Pullout?

 

Killing of 4 Americans in Syria raises questions over Trump’s policy

 

Navy chief in China

 

2 servicemembers among 4 Americans killed in Syria explosion claimed by ISIS

 

Pentagon developing plan to scrutinize recruits with green cards and other foreign ties

 

Fort Hood soldier killed at National Training Center is identified

 

New full-color night vision could revolutionize troops’ ability to operate in dark

 

Lawmakers push new legislation to restore West Coast’s oldest military cemetery

 

Local officials’ protests don’t stop parachute training at home of US Forces Japan

 

US sub commander relieved of duty after hiring 10 prostitutes

 

PAKISTAN

 

Do Pakistan's Blasphemy Laws Trump America's 1st  Amendment?

 

Incoming Pakistan Chief Justice opens new era for powerful court 

 

POLITICS

 

Racists to the Right, Anti-Semites to the Left

 

POLLS

 

Gallup: Gov't No. 1 Problem, Immigration No. 2

 

RACISM

 

White supremacists ate my homework  (Ann Coulter: Liberals couldn't survive the standards of 'racism' applied to conservatives.)

 

RADIO

 

David Webb’s White Privilege

 

RELIGION IN AMERICA

 

Priest gives pulpit to homosexual partners to share ‘witness’ story prior to Sunday Mass

 

RUSSIA

 

Restricting Foreign Ownership of Media is Legal, Russia's Top Court Rules

 

Russian MiG-31 jets ‘fight’ in stratosphere at supersonic speeds (Video)

 

Russia Sanctions Must Be Removable to Be Effective (Op-ed)

 

Russia to launch first Obzor-R radar satellite in 2020

 

Podcast: Gay Purge in Chechnya. And Crumbling Soviet Infrastructure

 

Russian senator slams US logic linking INF to New Start as dangerous

Russia, US in war of words over arms treaty

 

Russian Judge Resigns After Drunk Driving Cover-up Attempt

 

US slams Russia over missile treaty

 

China praises bilateral relations with Russia

Russia In The World – Brazil-Russia Relations – Influential Blogger El-Murid: With Bolsonaro's Presidency, The BRICS Is Becoming Trump's Tool For Promoting His New World Order 

 

SECOND AMENDMENT

 

Boston Mayor Wants Doctors to Ask Patients About Guns

 

 

SENATE

 

Gillibrand, Who Voted Down Mattis, Says Trump Cabinet Nominees Either Had Wrong Values or Weren’t Qualified (US Senator of New York Kirsten Gillibrand (D)

 

After Ignoring Angel Moms, Senate Dems Hold Rally for Government Workers Affected by Shutdown

 

2,000 Muslim Child Marriage Immigration Cases in 10 Years

 

Ocasio-Cortez chased McConnell around Capitol as shutdown drags on  (US Representative of New York Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (Democrat Socialist)/ Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky)

 

Schumer admits Americans voted for border wall  (Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-New York)

 

Georgia senator concerned shutdown could affect Super Bowl

 

Trump 'inclined' to impose new U.S. auto tariffs: senator

 

Keep religious tests out of the Senate

 

The many red flags raised by William Barr’s hearing

 

Republican Sen. Tim Scott Honors Clemson Coach Dabo Swinney for Honoring Jesus Christ

 

GOP wants Mueller transparency — with caveats

 

SOUTH KOREA 

 

Government unveils roadmap for hydrogen-powered economy

 

Air Quality Improves But Will Worsen Again

 

Speculation of Kim Jong-un's March 1 Seoul visit rages despite denial

 

Nissan Fined W900 Million for Lying About Mileage

 

Korean teachers demand removal of native English speakers

 

S. Korea to send Tamiflu drugs to NK early next week

 

North Korea calls for turning peninsula into 'peace zone' ahead of talks with US

 

Seoul, Beijing's nuclear envoys discuss North Korea

 

Gov't busts 10,241 illegal emitters of dust, toxic gas

 

Mercedes-Benz to roll out 14 new models in Korea in 2019

 

SOUTHERN POVERTY LAW CENTER

 

Immigration group files suit to force Southern Poverty Law Center revoke ‘hate’ label

 

STATES

 

Virginia state lawmaker carried gun on Senate floor

 

Rock slides close Malibu Canyon Road as winter storms cause chaos on roads  (California)

 

Cuomo is showing New York why he shouldn't control the MTA  (Governor of New York Andrew M Cuomo (D)

 

Northeast, Midwest in path of 'blockbuster' snow storm

 

SUPREME COURT 

 

The Media Is Furiously Spinning The State Of Ginsburg's Health

 

TAIWAN

 

Taiwan holds live-fire exercises following China threats

 

TAXATION

 

Is It Time to Tax the Air We Breathe?

 

 

TELEVISION

 

BlazeTV adds libertarian, comedy fare to its pro-America line-up

 

 

TERRORISM

 

Boca Terrorist Homecoming

 

 

TRANSGENDER MOVEMENT

 

'Transmania' and the subversion of masculinity

 

TRANSPORTATION SECURITY ADMINISTRATION (TSA)

 

More Unpaid TSA Screeners Are Citing Financial Hardship for Missing Work

 

TREASURY DEPARTMENT

 

Trump can't just let the Treasury do the fighting

 

TURKEY

 

Turkey stocks higher at close of trade; BIST 100 up 1.47%

 

Turkey deports Dutch journalist on suspicion of 'links to terrorism' 

 

UNIONS 

 

Support for Unions Hold Steady Despite Public Employee Strikes

 

Americans Still Like Teachers' Unions, But Half Say They Look Out For Their Own

 

UNITED KINGDOM (BRITAIN)

 

FTSE 100 tracks global stocks lower; AB Foods, Sage buck losses

 

Jeremy Corbyn Will Decide What Happens to Brexit (Whether He Wants to or Not)

 

Theresa May’s Brexit plan isn’t dead yet  (British Prime Minister Theresa May)

 

Theresa May Stays but Only in Name

 

Mayday: The Prime Minister's Brexit Plan Has Crashed

 

Philips to close its UK factory in 2020, with loss of 400 jobs

 

May’s Historic Defeat, and Swift Triumph(British Prime Minister Theresa May)

 

Vanished bandleader’s doomed plane believed found in English Channel

 

Prince Philip uninjured in car crash, palace says

 

UNITED STATES

 

Brutally cold temps to hit NYC following double dose of snow

 

Truck crashes into restaurant, hurting 3

 

WHITE HOUSE

 

Daily Presidential Tracking Poll

 

Trump Uses Pentagon Missile Speech To Rebuke Dems, Double Down On The Wall

 

Trump announces new ground based interceptors in Alaska, radars, sensors 'to shield every city'

 

Trump cancels Pelosi’s overseas trip moments before takeoff, after fight to delay SOTU

 

Trump Sticks With Pack for Broadcasting Chief

 

Trump announces new ground based interceptors in Alaska, radars, sensors 'to shield every city'

 

The evangelicals' warning to Trump(US evangelicals push back against Trump's Syria pullout plan.)

 

Trump Prepares Case for Funding New Missile Defense Plan

 

Giuliani: Possible that Trump campaign colluded with Russia but president didn’t

 

Church attacks Trump: 'White supremacy is the real crisis'

 

Top Trump official resigned over White House plan to withhold disaster-relief funds from Puerto Rico: report

 

Impasse may force Trump to make nightmare choice

 

Former congressmen, RNC members appointed to Trump administration roles

 

Trump tells GOP senators he’s sticking to Syria and Afghanistan pullout 

 

Sorry, but Trump is not ‘tough on Russia’

 

Trump signs bill to pay government workers after shutdown ends

 

Constitutional concerns over Trump’s D.C. hotel lease were ignored, watchdog says

 

Liberals are reading way too much into Trump news stories

 

Trump addresses deaths of Americans killed in Syria

 

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