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Saturday, March 25, 2017





In Today’s Issue: 




Planned Parenthood sees brief reprieve after healthcare bill yanked


Montana bill seeks abortion ban on 'pain-capable' fetuses


Preliminary Decision Coming Soon On Challenge To New Kentucky Abortion Law


‘Abortion: Stories Women Tell’ Is the Documentary America Needs Right Now


Abortion in America: Pregnancy From Rape, Incest Called ‘Beauty From the Ashes’


Beware Google Ads for ‘Abortion Consultations’


Dr. Willie Parker's Christian rationale for abortion is flawed


Texas Lawmakers Want You to Know That They Really, Really Hate Abortion




Taliban poised to seize key cities in Afghanistan


Afghanistan, a Dangerous Place to Be, to Have a Baby




'Incognito Bandit' arrested trying to board flight to South Africa





Personal Health




Israeli Republican leader: Jewish groups owe Trump apology on anti-Semitism




A sea in peril (While rival claimants jockey for strategic position in the South China Sea, an emerging environmental disaster has gone largely unnoticed.)




Greens want electricity crisis taken out of politicians' hands


The fight to be heard: taking on 'boys' clubs' in Australian universities




The Model 3 is almost here! Elon Musk tweets video of 'release candidate' of Tesla's $35,000 car - and promises right hand drive version is coming next summer




Justin Trudeau's popularity takes a hit (Canadian Prime Minister Prime Minister Justin Trudeau)


Canada won’t be rushed into military peace mission, Trudeau says


Fruit mush and hidden stills: Homemade alcohol a big problem in prison


Ont. premier shrugs off dismal approval rating


There are plenty of junior sales positions available, so why don't young Canadians want them?


If you think Canada is a welcoming nation, talk to a displaced Mexican


Liberals must sell budget to premiers after 'challenging' health talks


Kevin O'Leary's 'vicious poisonous toxic' attack on Alberta should offend us all




Ex-CIA big says Flynn explored plot to ‘whisk away’ exiled Turkish cleric




Platform collapse at power plant in China kills nine - Xinhua


Globalization is a reality, not matter of choice: China's bank governor




Kim Jong Un celebrates rocket test by giving out piggyback ride  (Communist North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un)





Iran Faces Stricter Sanctions in Bipartisan House, Senate Bills


Obamacare Replacement: Waiting for Godzilla


Now Republicans must move on Trump’s ‘jobs, jobs, jobs’ agenda


Echoes of Gunfire Hurt Tender N.R.A. Ears


Congress votes to allow controversial hunting practices in Alaska


The real way Republicans can deal with Obamacare? Actually fix it.


Even with Trump, Republicans still can't govern 




CEO who refused to hire Muslims pays $485K




US court rules against soldier, returns baby to Okinawa mom


Bombshell reveal could help Aaron Hernandez beat double murder rap


Former Penn State president Graham Spanier convicted of child endangerment


Louisiana :Black officer convicted of manslaughter in six-year-old boy's death




Nephew kills his cop uncle before shooting himself in 'murder-suicide' near Salt Lake City


Florida man charged over pancake breakfast in street


In Maryland Rape Case, Liberals Adhere To Political Correctness


Section of Las Vegas Strip closed after shooting injures at least one


Father accused of killing newborn, toddler daughters


Masked robbers at Las Vegas' Bellagio used sledgehammers


Infant, toddler found stabbed to death in North Carolina


Teen killed, 6 wounded in St. Louis shooting: police


Illegal immigrant, 54, strangles popular 49-year-old teacher's aide to death in her Boston home 


Police arrest a 56-year-old man Friday on suspicion of killing four  in Northern California 


Community in shock after double homicide in Delphi, Indiana


Chicago nabs dozens in 'Traveling Vice Lords' gang linked to coke, meth and heroin


Brutally beaten man arrives at ER with mouth glued shut: cops




Arkansas is turning its death penalty into an assembly line




'A victory for all Americans': A very happy Hillary Clinton celebrates President Trump's healthcare humiliation  (AVIPP COMMENTARY: Hillary laughs as Americans cannot afford healthcare a disaster created by Obama and the Marxist Democrats.  And she wonders why she lost the election.)


Mississippi lawmaker discloses dementia diagnosis from floor


De Blasio’s pathetic demand to dictate the news (Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio)


Hillary's email scandal not over yet


His lawyers made him do it: The mayor's lame secrecy plea   (Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio)


The lost art of the deal: Democrats post VERY smug memes mocking President Trump and Speaker Paul Ryan's embarrassing failure to repeal Obamacare (AVIPP COMMENTARY: They should be smug the Marxist Democrats destroyed  the American healthcare system when they passed Obamacare.)




Can the emerging market bull run continue?


Investors wonder if bill's collapse signals trouble for Trump's tax cuts




Schools in rural areas shifting toward a 4-day week


Video: College Student Makes Gun That Shoots Tears For Bullets


Open enrollment is the best school choice solution


Georgetown Employee Finds College Sold His Ancestor


'I'm going to love you for a long time': Renowned Berkeley philosophy professor, 84, 'groped his research assistant, watched porn in front of her and then fired her when she refused his advances' claims new lawsuit




Energy Prices


The Keystone pipeline is a plus for the environment


Why environmentalists should thank fracking





Belarusian Opposition Leader Nyaklyaeu Detained Ahead Of Protest Rally




UK absent as EU leaders seek unity on 60th birthday


EU leaders seek unity in Rome, despite Brexit and protests


Celebrating EUro-Sclerosis


Antwerp:Tunisian charged with terrorist attempt to drive into crowd




Behind Domino's Pizza's recipe for success




Pilot killed when plane crashes in suburban Atlanta


Harrison Ford: Plane mishap due to distraction




Former Intel committee chief: Comey needs to tell rest of story (FBI Director James Comey)


FBI searches for teen feared to have been fed to alligators


FBI chief Comey spotted entering White House


FBI raid a rural South Carolina home as they hunt for remains of 17-year-old woman who was 'gang raped, shot and fed to alligators' 




American Pizza Community Demands Changes to Job-Killing FDA Rule




Lille shooting: 3 injured as gunman opens fire near metro station in northern France


Russian billionaire robbed of fur coats in French Alps


Two charged with supplying arms to Paris Orly airport attacker


France's Macron seen winning first round of presidentials, Fillon slips - BVA poll


Inspectors find safety irregularities at Creusot nuclear forge





Germanwings flight 4U9525: Father of pilot accused of killing 150 questions inquiry verdict


Thousands of Berliners, Brits march in anti-Brexit protest




Will global warming lead to the APOCALYPSE? Earth's worst mass extinction was caused by runaway climate change, and experts warn it could happen again




Google Starbucks and Walmart join growing list of advertisers boycotting YouTube




Oklahoma lawmaker defends pregnancy from rape and incest as God bringing ‘beauty from ashes’


Melania Trump appears at GOP fundraiser in Florida


Stephen King Says Republicans Are Mean To Poor People. Here Are 7 Statistics Showing They're Not.


A new voice for conservatism




 HHS watchdog will scrutinize Trump’s decision to yank Obamacare ads




Ending Defensive Medicine Is Key To Containing Health Care Costs




Poland charges 11 over bizarre Auschwitz stunt




Hundreds of fans pay tribute to Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds at their joint public memorial in Hollywood


Michael Moore: Time ‘for the Resistance to Step Forward’


The Movie Man




Stephen Hawking appears as hologram in Hong Kong


A crucial election for Hong Kong: What's at stake?




Rep. Gohmert: President Trump Was Lied to by Speaker Ryan (Video) (US Representative of Texas Louie Gohmert (R); AVIPP COMMENTARY: If this is the case Ryan must resign.)


Report: Bannon told Republicans they had no choice but to vote for doomed healthcare bill


How Washington Handed Trump His First Defeat


GOP lawmakers stand by Paul Ryan (Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wisconsin)


GOP wonders: Can it get anything done?


The GOP's Self-Inflicted Wound on Health Care


House Democrats use healthcare bill failure to campaign against GOP


Ryan wounded by health care fiasco


The AHCA Died Because Some Republicans Still Have Values and Spines


The Simple Reason the GOP Health-Care Bill Failed


Republicans blew it


Freedom Caucus drives dagger into heart of young Trump presidency  (AVIPP COMMENTARY: How foolish. The bill was written by House leadership that created a bill that at best was Obamacare 2.0.  The process for healthcare reform should not be rushed as Speaker Ryan tried to do.  The bill should have focused on free market principles that reduces federal government control over the insurance industry so it can provide plans that meets the needs and desires of the consumers at an affordable cost. The Freedom Caucus should be praised for their efforts.)  


Time to replace Paul Ryan as House speaker  (Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wisconsin)


Nearly half of Americans say Republican healthcare reform 'not an improvement': Reuters/Ipsos poll


Disgusting: The Freedom Caucus Saves Obamacare Again


Speaker Paul Ryan responds to pulling the GOP healthcare bill (Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wisconsin)


Democrats respond to pulled GOP healthcare bill


The 33 Republicans Who Stopped the Bill


Obamacare is here to stay: Ryan says last president's scheme is 'law of the land'


Paul Ryan Is Solely To Blame For RyanCare's Demise


GOP healthcare cave is huge broken promise


Republicans Land a Blow to Their Own Party’s Face


Paul not ready to pump the breaks on Obamacare replacement


Mark Meadows (R-North Carolina): I promised full Obamacare repeal


NRCC chairman: 'Blow- back' if healthcare fails


'Obamacare lite' goes down, but what next?


In Daily Trump Wars, Devin Nunes Is a Human Shield (US Representative of California Devin Nunes (R)


Paul Ryan though Trump could woo the Freedom Caucus. He was wrong


Conservative group calls for ouster of Ryan, GOP leaders after Obamacare repeal failure


With Obamacare repeal dreams dashed, what can GOP accomplish?


The TrumpRyanCare Debacle


No, Paul Ryan didn't leave the White House Friday in a car blaring 'Papa Roach'


Repeal plan fail puts Freedom Caucus in tight spot


Trump and Ryan Lose Big


Nunes’ freelancing threatens an investigation into Russian meddling


14 lessons from the Republican healthcare bill debacle




Freedom Center Demands Trump Defund ‘Sanctuary Campuses’


Most Americans, especially minorities, say no to sanctuary cities


Deportation drama enters pro-Trump household in northern Indiana


Why illegal-immigrant criminals are begging to go to Rikers Island



ICE agent accused of helping Mexican national with convictions reenter the U.S.


Pouring cold water on de Blasio's ICE capade  (Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio(D)




Social media star Modi struggling to get government online


India to seal border with Pakistan by 2018: Rajnath Singh




Internet giants' business model under siege for promoting jihad





The Correct First Step on Containing Iran




Suspected Mosul Mustard Gas Victims Recovering; Foul Smells Remain


 Mosul's children were shouting beneath the rubble. Nobody came




Israeli-“Palestinian” Arab Conflict Briefing     (Saturday, March 25, 2017)


TV report says Israel may agree to settlement limits in exchange for new Amona


Netanyahu: No agreement yet with US on construction (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)


Likud whip warns coalition crisis not over


Palestinian family coerced to tear down their roof in Beit Hanina


Jewish groups offer mixed responses to Friedman’s confirmation as Israel envoy


DOJ to Bereaved Father on Jordan Extraditing Sbarro Terrorist Al-Tamimi: Fuggedaboutit


Lebanon’s Ain al-Hilweh remains tense as death toll rises to 3 Palestinians


Rivlin asks Vietnam to consider supporting Israel   (Israeli President Reuven Rivlin)


Hamas Military Commander Assassinated, Israel Blamed


Thousands attend funeral of slain terrorist as Hamas vows revenge


UN commission approves draft resolution on Palestinian women


Jerusalem mayor, Trump’s peace envoy meet in White House


Armored Corps draft refusal at a noticeable low


Israel assassinates Shalit-deal prisoner in Gaza, Hamas says


Analysis: Trump’s Israel agenda faces AIPAC test


Syria said threatening to fire Scud missiles at Israel


The highest building in Israel is approved for construction


Report: US may allow new settlement in exchange for partial building freeze


Trump adviser Jared Kushner’s ties to Israel raise questions of bias


Israel ‘ignoring’ a UN resolution to immediately halt settlements  (AVIPP COMMENTARY: Israel is a sovereign nation.  This is Israeli land and Israel should be able to do what they want with the land regardless what the UN says.)


Hamas blames Israel for senior member assassination, threatens ‘to act’




ISIS U-Turns West to Lebanon as Next Target




Dan Rather: Failed healthcare bill 'is only the beginning'


Free Judge Napolitano!


Tucker Battles Dem Strategist Over Alleged Spying on Trump Team


The Burgeoning Market For Anti-Trump Hoaxes  (Fake News)


Associated Press issues new guidance on sex, gender: ‘avoid’ referring to ‘both’ or ‘either’ sexes


Infowars apologizes for 'Pizzagate' coverage


NYT softens, then hardens, healthcare debacle headline




Gouged bullfighter gets his anus stitched back together




Weary flyers shrug as Middle East laptop ban takes off


Patrick Cockburn :Isis' losses in Syria and Iraq will make it harder for it to recruit




US military official to JPost: ISIS is in its death throes, but still a ruthless enemy


Signer of Anti-Trump Letter Withdraws From Pentagon Think Tank


U.S. military confirms airstrike on Mosul area 'corresponding' to reports of civilian casualties


U.S. Reviews Strikes in Iraq Said to Kill Up to 200 Civilians


Animal rights group calls for investigation of VA research facility


US fighter jet jettisons fuel tanks into S. Korean lake


As Mosul campaign continues, Q West to ‘get bigger, but it won’t get nicer’


US troops to stay in Libya to monitor Islamic State, AFRICOM chief says




Astronaut who walked on moon says he knows the truth about aliens





The Real Threat to National Security: Deadly Disease





How Pakistan Is Planning to Fight a Nuclear War


Pakistan Begins Fencing of Afghan Border


Pakistan allows General (Retd) Raheel Sharif to lead Saudi-led military alliance





Philippine troops rescue ship captain kidnapped by militants




Levin: Trump’s Comments on Health Care Bill Failure ‘Were Actually Outstanding’




Israeli Americans assimilate more than US Jews




Medvedev's Air Of Invulnerability Dented As Russian Communists Back Corruption Probe  (Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev)


Russia and the West: A century of subversion and suspicion


‘Against US security interests’: Moscow bewildered over new sanctions on 8 defense & aviation firms


‘Russia is a threat’: Estonia frets about its neighbor


Power Rangers gets 18+ age restriction in Russia over inclusion of LGBT character




When sanctions work -- and why they fail





The Science Is Settled! Now Shut Up!





Neighbors complain about Ivanka Trump security detail





'Sustainability Standards' Open A Pandora's Box Of Politically Correct Accounting





Lindsey Graham is 'glad' Ivanka Trump is working in the WH (US Senator of South Carolina Lindsey O Graham (R)


Sanders: Public outcry helped derail GOP health care bill  (US Senator of Vermont Bernie Sanders (I-Socialist)


Bernie Sanders calls withdrawal of GOP health bill ‘victory’


In Gorsuch Hearings, Democrats Blow It on Originalism


Schumer compares opposition to GOP health bill to Vietnam War protests (Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-New York)


Feinstein caught in her own 'gotcha' question (US Senator of California Dianne Feinstein (D); Tried to undermine Gorsuch nomination to US Supreme Court.)


Democrats introduce the 'MAR-A-LAGO Act'


Sen. Bob Corker talked healthcare with Trump tonight (US Senator of Tennessee Bob Corker (R)





Chicago: Teen blogger who criticised Singapore government wins asylum in US





 Are Washington girls really going missing?





Free funerals and food: A small comfort to South Korea's elderly who live alone, die alone




Musk misses the earmark on Mars Colonization




Report: Adrian Peterson seeking $8 million to play in 2017


Kentucky gets revenge and returns to the Elite Eight with win over UCLA


Lakers honor Shaq with high-flying statue outside arena


North Carolina takes care of Butler; Gamecocks trounce Baylor


South Carolina showed total class after blowing out Baylor in the Sweet 16


Devin Booker scores 70 points in loss to Celtics


NHL Scoreboard


NBA Scoreboard


College Basketball Scoreboard (Men)





Jerry Brown Saving The World While California Burns  (Governor of California Jerry Brown (D)


California Sets Up Emissions Face-Off With White House


State water agency unlikely to meet deadlines to repair Oroville Reservoir, expert says  (California)





Former secretary of state on Tillerson’s aversion to the press  (US Secretary of State Rex W Tillerson)


Tillerson to attend rescheduled NATO meeting   (US Secretary of State Rex W Tillerson)


Immigration lawyers warn of visa delays and more denials with beefed-up vetting




At Least 16 Killed in Airstrike on Syrian Prison


ISIS stares at defeat and Syria at uncertain future


On the front line amid the bombs in the battles around Damascus




How China Would Invade Taiwan (And How to Stop It)


Taiwan party blames China for 'anxiety and panic' over missing man




Vehicle attacks: easy success for ISIS, challenge for police




U.S. asked to slap duties on biodiesel from Argentina, Indonesia


Argentina rejects dumping accusations by U.S. biodiesel producers




It’s time for the feds to follow the Russian money




Turkey could hold referendum on EU accession - Erdogan (Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan)


Is Turkey rattled by Russian-Kurdish deal?


Erdogan floats Brexit-style EU vote for Turkey





France and Germany tell UK to expect no Brexit favours


 London attacker was in Saudi Arabia 3 times, says embassy


UKIP's only member of Parliament quits


Islam and the Jihad in London


London Attack Stokes Tensions Over Race, Religion, Immigration


Westminster killer left jail a Muslim - childhood friend


Westminster attack: police scramble to piece together past of London killer


Westminster attack: Police make public appeal for information


Football Ex-scout arrested in historical sexual abuse investigation


London terror attacker ‘was not lone wolf’


Michael Heseltine Germany will 'win the peace' because of Brexit


London attack: Westminster terrorist Khalid Masood branded 'scum and pure evil' by victim's relative as two people remain in custody 


Brexit UK can't blame EU for its problems, says Juncker  (European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker)


London Attacker: Quiet and Friendly, but With a Dark Side


Court of appeal Woman 'trapped in loveless marriage' after judges refuse divorce


Pictured: the moment Khalid Masood was shot during the Westminster attack


George Osborne gains approval of local Tory association over editorship role


Scots teachers subject to ‘vicious’ online abuse from parents


Ofcom Broadband users in line for millions in compensation plan


In depth: How terrorist went from football-loving teenager to Westminster attacker


IVF Scottish government to fund three cycles


After privileged childhood, London attacker became a troubled loner. But was he acting alone?


Chatsworth House Derbyshire estate hosts fashion exhibition sponsored by Gucci


Killer's mother 'too upset' as it is revealed she sews cushions from the Welsh farm she shares with chickens and a border collie


M6 reopens after bridge repairs closure


British Airways introduces boarding without passports as it installs facial recognition at Heathrow 


Private school chosen for Prince George


Glasgow and Edinburgh worst offenders in food hygiene standards


Downton Abbey star tells of eating disorder


Prince Charles visits Westminster attack victims in hospital and praises 'marvellous efforts' of medics


Offshore workers exposed to radiation


Cadbury warns chocolate bars could get smaller because of Brexit 




The America you don't know (Exclusive: Craige McMillan predicts outrage over deep-state 'treason' is ready to blow.)




Venezuela justifies its troops invading Colombia


Venezuela asks the UN to help boost supply of medicines




Trump touts bipartisanship of NASA reauthorization in weekly address


Trump signals new hope for ObamaCare overhaul, says 'Do not worry!'


Sharpton unhappy with Ivanka WH role


Trump: After Obamacare Explodes, We’ll Put Together a ‘Great Healthcare Plan for the People’  (AVIPP COMMENTARY: President Trump needs people in the White House that are very close to him that have a thorough understanding of each issue the President wants to address.  These people should formulate plans to resolve the problems at hand.  He should not depend on Republican leaders in the House of Representatives or Senate too write the legislation because they do not have his best interest.)   


White House Report Card: Reeling after TrumpCare failure in House


Republicans wonder if Trump's heart was in fight


The Mega U.S.-China Summit at Mar-a-Lago: Let Trump Be Trump


Trump gets tamed by Washington


Trump: I never said repeal and replace would come in 64 days


Saving Obamacare is now up to Trump (AVIPP COMMENTARY: President Trump does not have to save the disaster known as Obamacare. He should let it continue on its death spiral.  The Marxist Democrats passed this failed law they should come up with the solutions to fix it.)


Trump and Winning as a Political Philosophy


Trump Learns the Hard Way That Policy Details Matter


How to Chart Ronald Reagan's Ascent – and Its Parallels to Trump


President Trump comments on health care bill collapse


Trump blames Democrats for GOP health care bill failure, says ObamaCare is 'imploding'


Witches to cast spell on Trump … again!


Major Setback for Trump in First Big Legislative Clash


Trump Fumes, but Averts a Showdown


Melania’s camp denies US Weekly’s ‘separate bed’ report  (AVIPP COMMENTARY: What a pathetic media.  Would they do this too Obama?)


‘Hello, Bob’: Trump called a Post reporter to say GOP bill was dead. Here’s what he said.


Analysts say Trump agenda may not be derailed by health care defeat


Trump learns that dealmaking is not the same as leadership


Trump could order spy agencies to hand over intelligence intercepts that name him — but he hasn’t


Trump finally gets a good sense of what governing is like


Russia's state-owned Sputnik wants White House press credentials


Trump’s Triumph of Incompetence


Brace yourself, taxpayers: Trump’s plutocracy doesn’t come cheap


Trump is trying to take credit for a jobs announcement Charter made months ago


President Trump 'is furious that senior adviser Jared Kushner and Ivanka chose to go on a luxury ski vacation trip in Aspen while the GOP health care bill imploded'


Trump's weekend schedule? Stay in Washington and lay low


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