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Wednesday, March 29, 2017





In Today’s Issue: 




Shocking Video: Planned Parenthood Director Caught Admitting Babies Born Alive After Abortion are Killed


Two activists who filmed undercover videos of Planned Parenthood charged with 15 felonies


Pro-Abortion California AG Files 15 Felony Charges Against David Daleiden for Exposing Planned Parenthood


Anti-abortion activists who made undercover videos of Planned Parenthood talks charged with 15 felonies in California


Planned Parenthood Abortion Doc: We Shoot Babies Through the Heart With Poison to Kill Them


Note to Republicans: Drop the crusade against Planned Parenthood


Attorney General Who Charged David Daleiden With 15 Felonies Received Thousands From Planned Parenthood


Report Card: Catholic college ‘defends’ abortion, U.S. bishops tap faithful theologian


Facebook Censors New Video Exposing Planned Parenthood Doc Admitting Babies Born Alive are Killed


States push to protect abortion funding, despite GOP healthcare fail


Court Zaps Pro-Life Free Speech, Blocks More Videos Exposing Planned Parenthood Abortion Biz


Bill overturning St. Louis abortion ordinance advances (Missouri)


Media Spin: Videos Show Pro-Lifers “Trying to Buy Human Material,” Not Planned Parenthood Selling Baby Parts


Oregon Democrats say abortion bill still on table


Arkansas Becomes 10th State to Ban Sex-Selection Abortions Targeting Girl Babies


Anti-abortion lawmaker wants voters to define ‘person’ (Montana)


Safety Crisis: Planned Parenthood in St. Louis Hospitalizes 65th  Patient From Botched Abortion


20-week abortion ban advances in Tennessee House


#PinkOut: Planned Parenthood Gets $553 Million of Your Tax Dollars as It Kills 324,000 Babies in Abortion


Doctors said I had cancer and needed to abort my son to save my life. Instead, I received a miracle.


100 Pro-Life Protesters Oppose No Parking Ordinance Targeting Their Free Speech Outside Abortion Clinic


Abortion drug: It’s chemical pollution, not a healthy solution


Indiana Panel Amends Abortion Bill on Parental Notification


Council of Europe Calls for Legalizing Abortion in Ireland


Democrats promise fight on bill banning abortion if heartbeat is detected (Iowa)


Amazing March for Life in Peru Sees Thousands of People Help Victims of Tragic Floods


More than 100,000 march for life in Romania, Moldova


Utah Gov. Signs Bill That Says Medical Abortion Can Be Reversed Mid-Course


China Admits to Killing 336 Million Unborn Babies in Abortions


Some states are using junk science to require doctors to tell women they can reverse an abortion


After Court Won’t Let Her Abort Her Disabled 27-Week-Old Baby Woman Says “I Hope He Dies After Birth”  (India)




Afghan Governor Says US Marines' Deployment Will Reverse Taliban Gains


Afghanistan to Get Helicopters, Aircraft as Part of Security Plan




Bodies of American, Swedish UN experts found in Congo




 US and UK electronics bans 'are not sustainable'



Senate to Vote on Bill to Overturn Obama Rule Forcing States to Fund Planned Parenthood


Capital Hill Review Wednesday, March 29, 2017



New Interactive Maps Expose Anti-Semitic Activity on US Campuses




All 15 Arab Summit resolutions blast Iran




Cambodia bans export of human breast milk after US operation raises concern




Who gains from Trump wall? Hint: Not Mexico




Toronto stock market climbs with help from oil, loonie jumps


Canadian Surgeons Harvesting The Organs of Euthanized Patients


Judge tosses $104 million lawsuit against Christians evangelizing gay pride parade


MP responds to writer’s ‘odd’ story about trying to breastfeed his baby


Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan posts worst return since financial crisis


Calgary's Cenovus buys ConocoPhillips assets for $17.7-billion


Americans increasingly refused entry to Canada, documents show


Imagining an increase in high school students showing up stoned? Don’t worry, say school boards


Quebec’s surplus budget offers hope, but trouble lurks the corner


Jason Kenney's views on gay-straight alliances called 'extremist' by Alberta education minister


210,000 students will get free tuition under new OSAP, province says





Democrats and Trump aim to close interest tax loophole




Trump administration nixes sexual orientation questions on 2020 Census 




After Trump Rolls Back Environmental Rules, China Reaffirms Climate Change Fight  


 China installs aircraft hangars, radar on artificial islands





Hillary's Collusion with Cuba  (Will the FBI be investigating this?)



How North Korea could kill 90 percent of Americans





Senate, House Republicans want to revive Obamacare repeal effort


Trump request for border wall money could force showdown over stopgap spending bill


Renewed GOP healthcare effort plagued by same old conflicts




Seattle Dem Mayor: Protecting Illegal Aliens is in the Constitution




Seattle mayor suing Trump admin over sanctuary city threats


Seattle "Dreamer" will be released, immigration judge rules


USA Gymnastics "failed its most basic responsibility," elite gymnasts testify


Salon worker guilty of murder in fatal buttocks injection


Tattooed Texas man sentenced for assaulting pregnant girlfriend 


Fewer malpractice claims succeed, but payouts rise


Wells Fargo to pay $110 million to settle lawsuits over unauthorized accounts





10 charged in alleged NYC mafia crime wave


Killing of 3 teens may test OK 'stand your ground' law


Okla. police arrest alleged driver for 3 burglars shot dead by homeowner's son


Undercover Miami police officers caught in shooting ambush, 2 wounded


Cops: Fla. Man hugs, fatally stabs roommate who was saying goodbye


Calif. police looking for "car surfing" daredevil caught on video


Arrest after artist found bound, stabbed to death


Police: Fla. man kills girlfriend, wounds five others in AK-47 rampage


Woman posing as Target employee stole $40K in iPhones: cops





California to Seek Death Penalty Against Seal Beach Gunman




The Dems Aren’t “Brights”  (The Left's aggrandizement of power at the expense of individuals, states, and civil society.)


Dem lawmaker tips off illegals in MS-13 hotbed


Clinton jabs Trump in first major post-election speech


Clinton hits Trump administration on gender diversity


Russia scandal? Inside the Obama-Clinton uranium deal




Coast Guard seizes $420M in cocaine in Pacific




Sessions urged to clean up 'ideological rot' at DOJ (US Attorney General Jeff Sessions)


US prosecutors' top trick for convicting the innocent




U.S. Stocks Rise With Oil, Pound Falls on Brexit: Markets Wrap


Energy, consumer shares lift S&P 500 to slight gain


Gold extends retreat from a 1-month high


Asia stocks up with dollar, sterling suffers on Brexit day


Asia Stocks Outside Japan Rise, Oil Extends Gains: Markets Wrap


After a bruising first quarter, Wall Street stands by strong-dollar call


U.S. pending home sales surge to ten-month high ahead of spring


Here are some signs the ‘dash for trash’ rally in junk bonds is overdone


U.S. stocks' rally may be near peak, but some gains ahead: Reuters poll


Treasury yields make largest one-day retreat in two weeks


Trump Trade Correlation Erosion Tests the Faith of Market Bulls


Why this financial adviser thinks you should keep piles of cash handy




Fired Because He Wouldn't Dumb Down a Course?  (AAUP report concludes that a professor at Community College of Aurora was likely fired for refusing to compromise on rigor in his courses as part of a "student success" initiative.)


Soros-Funded University Pledges to Fight Hungarian Crackdown


Anxiety on the Rise  (Survey of campus counseling centers finds increased demand for services, as well as additional positions and more diversity in hiring.)


Georgetown hosts known Islamic Jihad terror financier


Standing With the Vulnerable (Liberal campus criticisms of the Trump administration and broader political environment are a dime a dozen. So a new denunciation of promised deportations and other rhetoric from faculty members at Christian and Catholic colleges stands out.)


Why Boss Tweed would envy NYC's public-schools chief (Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio(D)


Alumni Power in Statehouses  (Each additional legislator who has attended public college in a state is worth about $3.5 million in state funding for higher ed, study says.)


Mathematicians Predict Delaying School Start Times Won't Help Sleep Deprived Teenagers


Degrees Lead on Wages  (Associate degrees can lead to far greater wage earnings than certificates, a new report shows.)


Rollins College suspends student who challenged Muslim prof's claim that Jesus' crucifixion a hoax


USC faculty outline 7 steps to protect immigrant and foreign students


Jacksonville high school upsets its students with patronizing prom flyer showing an appropriate dress with the caption 'GOOD GIRL'




The Stinging Insult of Hosni Mubarak’s Release  (Former Egyptian dictator Hosni Mubarak)




Cheney blasts Russia's alleged interference in election  (Former Vice-President Richard Cheney(R)




Oil rallies to 3-week high as traders cheer U.S. supply data


Energy Prices


Newest Texas Refineries Plan to Turn Shale Into Fuel for Mexico


An Industry That Needs More Than Just a Shift in Policy


Coal Miners Can Only Hope It Helps


No, Trump’s energy moves aren’t dooming the planet




Volkswagen Says It Has EPA Approval to Sell Repaired Diesels


EPA inspectors cite numerous safety problems at troubled Torrance refinery




European stocks close higher as U.K. triggers Brexit process


Lava flows from Mount Etna in Italy




Comey Tried to Reveal Russia Tampering Before Election: Newsweek  (FBI Director James Comey)


Ex-Rep. Aaron Schock spills the beans on alleged FBI informant




FDA approves 1st  drug for moderate & severe eczema cases


F.D.A. Clears First Drug for Severe Multiple Sclerosis




Why French Socialist support is giving Macron a major headache


Article 50: The fight against Brexit starts today, say Brits in France




Merkel rejects May's call for parallel talks on EU-UK ties (German Chancellor Angela Merkel/British Prime Minister Theresa May)


Muslim parents take kids out of Berlin nursery after discovering teacher is gay


Tenth of Hanover's population faces evacuation after bomb find


This is what German men really think about gender equality




States Step Up to Fill the Void on Climate Change


President Trump Risks the Planet (Reversing President Obama’s climate policies will raise emissions and undercut America’s claim to leadership on the issue of global warming.)


Promises of Paris Accord Slip Further Away


Toward a better climate sans Paris


Clinton: 'Lives at risk' without climate plan




Report: Bush called Trump's inauguration speech 'some weird s--t'


Republicans would rather have a king than a president




For the Taylors, the loss of Obamacare would be 'like a death sentence' – but they’d vote for Trump again




Your pillows are disgusting beyond belief


Pennsylvanians of all stripes call for unity on health care plan


Heartburn drugs linked to superbug infections


Rat-borne disease now killing dogs in New Jersey


Doctors group issues recommendations on opioid epidemic





The Most Visible and Fearless of Conservative Celebrities  (Truth Revolt editor Mark Tapson introduces Jon Voight at the Freedom Dinner.)




Congressional Black Caucus calls for Ryan to pull Nunes from House intel committee  (Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wisconsin)/ US Representative of California Devin Nunes (R)


House Republicans Consider Taking Another Swing at Obamacare Vote


Paradigm Schiff  (Intelligence committee Democrat denies reality of Hillary Clinton’s “to Russia with love” re-set.)


After health care failure, Plan B suddenly more appealing for Republicans


Health Law Repeal Is Back on Agenda, Republicans Say


Paul Ryan, Brought Down to Size (Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wisconsin)


This is what you get, Mr. Speaker


House votes to block Obama-era online privacy rule


Can Elephants Learn From Failure?   (After the health care debacle, Republicans desperately need a win. Moreover, they are massively underestimating how hard tax reform is going to be.)


Democrats muddy the waters around Devin Nunes (US Representative of California Devin Nunes (R)


Dems using Nunes to undermine probe


Republicans shouldn’t give up on health care just yet


Senate, White House pass on House push to revive health bill


GOP accuses Democrats of blocking closed FBI, NSA testimony on Russia


House intelligence probe of Russia is effectively put on hold


How Republicans can regroup on health care


Why the Freedom Caucus Has Reopened Repeal Talks with Ryan and Trump


GOP blocks Democratic move to release Trump's tax returns




Sanctuary Cities Choose Criminals Over Citizens


Iraqis scam their way into U.S. as refugees with phony kidnapping story



Mass. sheriff: State rep's Facebook post warning of ICE raid 'irresponsible,' 'underhanded'


New York Mayor De Blasio launches NYPD order to keep ICE agents off of school grounds as he aims to protect sanctuary status (Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio(D)


De Blasio’s ‘sanctuary’ stunts are bad for New York


ICE director Thomas Homan: 'We don't get to pick and choose what we enforce'




Attacks Against African Students Rise in India, Rights Advocates Say




Fears for Indonesian Park's Rare Species as Trump Town Rises




Former Obama official discloses rush to get intelligence on Trump team


Who is Obama administration official who spilled beans?




Iran and Russia Step Up Cooperation, 'Bring Sanity to Global Conversation





Iraq 'made mistake' attacking Mosul before capturing Isis safe zones


Iraqi forces grateful for US support in Islamic State fight, even as battle turns messy


Mosul: US-led coalition must do more to avoid civilian deaths, says UN




Islamic Projection: Why Muslims Hate Infidels


Muslim expert warns of new proxy for jihad: CoverGirl


Confronting political Islam





Israeli-“Palestinian” Arab Conflict Briefing     (Wednesday, March 29, 2017)


Convicted Ramallah Lynch Murder Prisoner Suddenly Released by Israel


In rediscovered telegram, Himmler offers Jerusalem’s Mufti help against ‘Jewish intruders’


Palestinian woman shot, killed after alleged attempted stabbing in East Jerusalem


David Friedman sworn in as Trump’s envoy to Israel


Govt Minister Underlines Israel’s Bible-based Moral Claim to Land


White House: Trump believes envoy’s ties to Israel are an ‘asset’ toward peace


Watch: Hamas threatens senior Israeli officials


Arab leaders ready to work with Trump on Mideast peace deal


PMW calls on US gov. to deny entry to terror supporter Jibril Rajoub this week


PM said set to seek top ministers’ approval for new settlement (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)


Attack at Damascus Gate, Female Terrorist Neutralized


Planned study by UN body behind ‘apartheid’ report to compare Israel to US slavery


Rediscovering our lost connection to the Holy Temple


Hamas-linked video threatens to kill Israeli security leaders


Defense Ministry: Israel’s Total 2016 New Defense Exports $6.5 Billion


At Israeli event at UN, Haley slams BDS movement as nothing to do with ‘justice’ (US United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley)


Abbas addresses Arab Summit in Jordan, reiterates commitment to two-state solution (“Palestinian” Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas)


Jordan king tells Arab summit no peace in region without Palestinian state


Supreme Court: Waqf, Police, Rule Until Government Declares ‘Temple Mount Is in our Hands’


Nurses Union threatens strike over violence


Arab Summit backs two-state solution


 IDF ends large-scale exercise in Judea and Samaria   (Israel Defense Forces)


NGO Provocation Photographed on Shabbat with Zionist Rabbi’s Permission


Israel to slash payments to UN, give money instead to supportive countries


B'Tselem: Detention of Palestinian minor by Israeli forces 'illegal' and 'unjustified'


European Parliament Group Supports Judea and Samaria against BDS


Arabs to back Mideast talks if Palestine state guaranteed


Hamas Acquired Heavy Short-Range Rockets, Israelis Fear Passover Massacre


US envoy: Trump believes Mideast peace possible  (AVIPP COMMENTARY: This is a foolish belief. Until the “Palestinian” Arabs recognize Israel as an independent state and do not want to destroy it peace cannot occur.)


IAF, UAE Both Fly in Hellenic Iniohos 2017 ‘Red Flag’ Aerial Exercise





Toshiba Board Approves Bankruptcy for Westinghouse, Nikkei Says




Jordan Has Extradited A Terrorist to the US Once Before — Why Won’t It Extradite Ahlan Tamimi Now?





The false compassion of liberalism





CNN hammers Fox News for covering alleged gang rape of 14-year-old by illegal immigrant


Bill O'Reilly apologizes for racially charged joke


#BlackWomenAtWork know how Maxine Waters and April Ryan feel


Transgenderism's friendly neighborhood media


Obama's Paid Liar Will Now Lie for NBC News




Republicans Are Now Medicaid's Biggest Boosters


After health-care bill’s failure, GOP state legislatures face new pressure to expand Medicaid




Man cleared in sexual assault of schoolgirl because he didn't enjoy it




A year after curbing its power, the Saudi religious police is deemed redundant by many




Air Force Could Pay Fighter Pilots $455,000 in Bonuses


Sorry — US involvement is the only way to reduce civilian casualties


Panic spreads in Iraq and Syria as reported civilian deaths rise sharply in U.S. strikes


Commander: 'Fair chance' US had role in strike on civilians in Mosul


Trump’s Favorite Fighter Jet Keeps Starving Pilots of Oxygen


Funding could force Marine Corps to shut down half of its fighter squadrons by midsummer


Soldier stops to salute fallen veteran in pouring rain


Advocates say the time is right for a War on Terror memorial


Palantir Wins Protest Against Navy Over Contract Bid Request


Navy’s civilian fleet offers former sailors second chance to serve


Afghanistan redeployment leaves Marines wary of past mistakes


Jim Webb declines Navy Academy award amid controversy  (Former US Senator of Virginia Jim Webb(D)




Multicultural Psychology Test




Myanmar Voters Get to Judge Economic Success in By-Elections




Pakistan Halts Extradition of US Man Accused of Terror Plot


Pakistan launches special anti-polio drive in Islamabad





Ex-Employee: PETA ‘Routinely Euthanizes Healthy Puppies and Kittens’





Pulitzer-winning book critic who chronicled his decline into poverty dies at 84




Innocent man freed after spending 20 years behind bars for attempted murder in a Compton shooting




Frozen taquitos recall: They may contain plastic




Navalny Leads Russia's Anti-Government-Corruption Protests


Trump's business network reached alleged Russian mobsters


President Putin Under Pressure  (Russian President Vladimir V Putin)




US sanctions loom large as international chess has a crisis





Chuck Grassley: Gorsuch Will Be Confirmed 'One Way or Another'   (US Senator of Iowa Charles Grassley (R)/ (Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch)


Senators expand Russia investigation, amid scrutiny of House probe


Democratic senator asks drugmakers about opioid sales plans


Is Senator Schumer Going Crazy? (Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-New York)


Gorsuch's team deploys 'no stone unturned' campaign before vote


Neil Gorsuch stood up for the little guy


Utah Sen. Orrin Hatch (R) would step aside for Mitt Romney




Undocumented immigrant's FB post on taxes draws social media ire




 Monumental Imbeciles




Peruvian plane catches fire



Analysts: Trump Could Target South Korea for Currency Manipulation





Leaping ban approved in NFL rules shake-up


Drug cheat Maria Sharapova shows no remorse as doping ban comes to an end and even jokes that she used her time off from tennis to go to Coachella where '120,000 people' were high


U.S. women, USA Hockey avert boycott


Rangers to sell 2-foot-long tamale dog for $27


NHL Scoreboard


MLB scoreboard


NBA Scoreboard 





Texas church bus crash: 12 killed, 3 injured in collision with pickup truck


N.C. governor says offer over ‘bathroom bill’ made to save NCAA events includes a ‘dealbreaker’


Chris Christie joining Trump effort to combat opioids  (Governor of New Jersey Chris Christie (R)


3 storm chasers die in Texas car crash





State Department searches for new spokesperson




Supreme Court sides with Texas death row inmate


Neil Gorsuch, the scholar and the man (Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch)




'Al-Sharq Al-Awsat' Report Specifies Locations Of Foreign Military Bases In Syria, Says Syria Is Turning Into Brittle Federation That Can Fall Apart At Any Moment


Facing a critical juncture, Assad is still putting up a fight  


IS holds terrified civilians as human shields as Raqqa battle nears


Safe Zones in Syria Could Help Fight Against ISIS


Russians reportedly in ‘hand-grenade range’ of friendly US troops in Syria


Life in the ruins of Aleppo:Everything we built for 20 years, gone in a blink




China Confirms Detention of Taiwanese Pro-democracy Activist




Fox News Poll: Voters say taxes are too high, want reform this year




Automation of port terminals threatens thousands of lucrative dock worker jobs 


Elon Musk's new company said to seek brain-computer link




‘GMA’ anchors ‘sick’ of Strahan getting special treatment





TSA defends a pat-down of a Texas boy, while countless others are creeped out




Trump's Treasury secretary is an Artificial Intelligence denier  (Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin)




Roman Empire-era coffin​ set to go home to Turkey, lawyers say





FTSE 100 ends higher as starting gun for Brexit is fired


Brexit: Here’s what happens now that the U.K. has triggered Article 50


Banks to London staff: no panic as Britain launches EU divorce process


May's Opening Brexit Bid to Tie Security to Trade Hits EU Wall  (British Prime Minister Theresa May)


Theresa May fires starting gun on Brexit with pledge to get the right deal for 'every single person in this country’  


UK's most prominent ex-ministers warn Theresa May to reject ‘nightmare’ hard Brexit


Man quizzed over woman's strip club death


We’re about to find out exactly how populist Britain really is


NHS 'gobbledygook' confuses public


British volunteers prepare for 'bloodbath' fighting Isis in Raqqa


'Disbelief' of attacker's ex-employer


School funding: Education quality in English schools 'at risk from new formula'


Mother goes missing with two sons


As ‘Brexit’ Nears, Scotland Votes for One of Its Own


RSPCA receives 400 cruelty calls per day


Westminster attack: Khalid Masood wasn't an extremist, says ex boss


Cash cuts 'threaten school standards'


Northern Ireland ministers would consider direct rule, MPs told


Laptop cabin ban 'ineffective'


UK nuclear plans could be hit by Westinghouse financial crisis


Marine to be freed after Taliban killing


A bloody day in London town


FTSE: Clean up your act on diversity, government tells companies


Brexit: Northern Ireland ‘can leave the UK for Europe’


London attacker's wife condemns actions


Scottish parliament votes to hold a second independence referendum


Bring on Brexit




Nikki Haley, The UN's Tough New Sheriff, Lays Down The Law   (US United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley)





Crayola to retire color from iconic 24-count crayon box


Teen’s warning after falling through pond: Don’t risk your life for a selfie





Ivanka Trump, now a government employee with no pay


What if the US had a French President?


Trump's 'Art of the Deal': a free-market framework


Trump Signs Order Undoing Policies to Fight Climate Change


WH staff to skip correspondents' dinner in 'solidarity' with...


Trump goes on Twitter rant about Clintons, health care


Trump is on a rampage to endanger the planet. Now it’s up to us to save it.


Trump to Meet With Cohn on Thursday to Discuss Tax Overhaul


Trump to sign bill rolling back internet privacy protections


Trump is now the CEO of a very public company. He should start acting like it.


Trump tells senators next try at health care deal will be “easy one”


Trump's poll numbers are low. But the people who put him in office say it's not time to judge him — yet


What Trump and Obama Have in Common


5 Reasons Trump’s Tax Overhaul Plan Won’t Be So Easy


Trump claims immunity from 'Apprentice' suit


Spicer: 'Washington Post should be ashamed' (White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer)


Karen Pence is the vice president’s ‘prayer warrior,’ gut check and shield

Trump struggles to divert national attention to economy, national security


In Trump's defense against a defamation lawsuit, he cites a case Bill Clinton lost


Thousands want First Lady to move to White House over security costs


Hostess with the mostess! Melania and Trump all smiles as they entertain senators at the White House and President promises healthcare deal 'soon' - but Kellyanne and Cruz don't look happy



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