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Saturday, April 22, 2017





In Today’s Issue: 




More 'Unity': DNC Blames Bernie for Rally with Politician Who Voted for Pro-life Legislation  (US Senator of Vermont Bernie Sanders (I-Socialist)


Working the Demand Side of the Anti-Abortion Cause — Democrats, Read This


Lawsuit Challenges Abortion Clinic Regulatory Process in Virginia


Can Someone Remind Bernie Sanders That Abortion is an Economic Issue?   (US Senator of Vermont Bernie Sanders (I-Socialist)


‘Abortion Reversal’ Proponents Just Got Bad News in Louisiana


Setting Missouri Republicans straight on MLK and abortion


Rauner won't say why he changed position on expanded abortion funding (Governor of Illinois Bruce Rauner (R)


Medical professionals, advocates highlight difficulties of providing abortion training, services  (Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin's Nicole Safar said it is difficult to attain abortions in Wisconsin.)


Bill Requiring UCs And CSUs To Provide Abortion Pills Advances


Dutch boat handing out abortion pills at sea hopes to make waves in Mexico




Taliban leader killed in US airstrike


Afghan army base: Death toll in Taliban attack passes 130




Sharia in Nigeria: Dozens of arrests for “same-sex wedding”


Photos Show Violence, Death in South Sudan Village




Vomitoxin makes nasty appearance for U.S. farms




American Airlines flight attendant accused of whacking mom with stroller


United Airlines Chief Will Not Become Its Next Chairman




Anti-Semitic pro-Sharia advocate Linda Sarsour to give CUNY commencement speech




US to Reassure Asia Allies on South China Sea Dispute


Vietnam land protesters free final hostages after city official visits




U.S. To Honor Deal To Take In Afghan, Iranian Refugees Held By Australia





PragerU Video: How Regulations Hurt Small Businesses





'Someone out there is missing this little boy': Edmonton police ask for help identifying deceased toddler


Two Canadians added to most-wanted U.S. terror list


McGill's actions in Andrew Potter resignation troubling, academics say


Budding cannabis industry scores high-profile fans


Donald Trump just might make us put on our big-boy pants and make Canada great again


Torontonians march for science on Earth Day


If the eco-fanatics hate Justin Trudeau this much, imagine what they think of you (Canadian Prime Minister Prime Minister Justin Trudeau)


Snapping turtle hunt banned in Ontario


After a nuclear war, only cockroaches and Canadian supply management would be left


College suspends, fines optometrist for professional misconduct





WikiLeaks releases CIA manual on how to turn a Samsung TV into a secret microphone as the US prepares to charge Assange





‘Communism for Kids’ Turns Deadly Ideology Into a Fairy Tale




China's East China Sea ADIZ Represents a Thinly Veiled Grab for Sovereignty


 Progress on depression slow in China as stigmas persist


Pence: US Confident China Will Press North Korea to Drop Nuclear Program    (Vice-President Mike Pence)


China’s cargo spacecraft docks with orbital laboratory for 1st  time


China central bank chief says 6.5 percent growth target 'within reach'


Eyeing U.S. market, Chinese automaker may change Trumpchi brand name


Time For Trump To Really Negotiate With China Over North Korea




Miami electric car dealer sees opportunity in Cuban gas shortage




US unlikely to have been behind botched North Korean missile launch


Gas stations in North Korea's main city restrict services, speculation that China is reducing supply


'If China is unable to deal with North Korea, the U.S. and our allies will': Mike Pence's stern warning on visit to Australia (Vice-President Mike Pence)


Trump sparks confusion, danger of war in Korea tinderbox


The U.S. has 25 million reasons to refrain from a military strike on North Korea




Terrible: Congress Considers Taxing 401(K) Contributions


Repeal and Piecemeal: A Better Obamacare Strategy




Justice and Accountability in Courtroom and Laboratory


Judge: Parents of boy hurt by forceps delivery get $42M


U.S. Charges Russian Man With Running Global Spamming Network




Two Men Charged With Kidnapping, Raping Autistic Woman. One Of The Men Is An Illegal Immigrant.


Sacramento police release shocking dash cam footage which shows black man being choked and punched in the face by a white officer 'for jaywalking'


Teacher filled Cialis scrip before ‘kidnapping’ teen student


Driver tells cops she’s ‘too drunk’ for sobriety test


Navy SEAL charged with molesting young girl on camera


Grocery worker busted for swiping $34K in winning lotto tickets




Russian hacker went from poverty to making millions in stolen credit cards. Now he's facing 27 years in prison





Why It’s O.K. for Doctors to Participate in Executions





High Taxes Didn’t Give Us Democracy





Ellison comments on Obama criticized as 'a stupid thing to say'  (Democratic National Committee Deputy Chairman Keith Ellison)




Barack Che Guevara Obama Back to Kick Off the Revolution


The night Clinton said what she never expected to say: ‘Congratulations, Donald’


Obama’s Silence to End, but He Won’t Criticize Trump


Obama entangled in brand-new 'political espionage' scandal


De Blasio’s suddenly urgent war on tobacco (Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio)





What Betsy DeVos wants to do to your student loans   (Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos)





DHS John Kelly may Stop Visas, Work Permits for 50,000 Haitians (Department of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly)


U.S. Homeland Security probes possible abuse in Twitter summons case




NYC officials fire back at Trump administration over "soft on crime" comments


DoJ Targets Sanctuary Cities for Funding Cuts  (US Attorney General Jeff Sessions)


Schatz: Sessions quip 'an insult to the people of the state of Hawaii'


Trump, Sessions Target MS-13 Gang in Push Against Illegal Immigration


Sessions: I don't regret comment about Hawaii judge being from 'island in the Pacific'


‘We Finally Have an Administration That Will Enforce the Law’: Remembrance Project ‘Encouraged’ After Jeff Sessions, John Kelly Border Visit


NYC Police Union Chief Slams De Blasio And NYPD Leadership: AG Sessions Is Right


A Case for Congress and the Trump Justice Department, Not the Courts


Sessions takes step toward enforcing threat to strip funding from ‘sanctuary cities’ (US Attorney General Jeff Sessions)




This Earth Day, Remember How Often Environmental Alarmists Are Wrong


Trump on Earth Day: Protect environment 'without harming America's working families'


We can pursue Earth Day's goals without endangering freedom


Inconvenient Facts That Earth Day Protesters Ignore




A Weak Dollar Won't Make America Great Again


As Retail Goes, So Goes the Nation




Stop Federal Funding for Universities and Police That Tolerate Left-Wing Violence


More Insanity: Pomona College Students, Alumni Call For Professor's Termination


What This Supreme Court Case Could Mean for School Choice


Florida: Catholic diocese of Orlando reprimands schoolteacher for quoting saint on Islam


Missouri School of Journalism prof: NRA more dangerous than the Islamic State


Harvard students are handed university-sponsored flier that says gender 'can change from day to day' 


Ann Coulter rejects Berkeley’s new invite; GOP students threaten to sue college


'Berkeley Won’t Give Me A Building So I'll Use A Bullhorn!'  (Coulter sues university – vows to give speech, no matter what.)


We’re teaching our students not to care about democracy


Conservative group threatens UC Berkeley over Ann Coulter appearance


How to save New York City’s schools




Trump’s Artful Egyptian Deal




Democrats recruit political newcomers eager to ride anti-Trump wave in 2018




Energy Prices




'Hungary has no business in Iran's nuclear program'


Netherlands: Rotterdam allows pro-Hamas event, bans counter-protest


Italy upholds vaccine requirements for preschoolers





Meals on Wheels chief speaks out on Trump's budget blueprint





NYT: Comey distrusted Lynch on Clinton  (FBI Director James Comey)


Here's How Much The FBI Planned To Pay Trump Dossier Author


Mysterious document was at center of FBI Clinton decisions


Carl Bernstein: 'Serious belief' in FBI and Congress that there is an 'active cover-up' on Russia


CNN claims the FBI has 'evidence' that Russia tried to use Carter Page to influence Trump campaign 




Endangering the Life of a Child


Why Is Feminism So Insistent That Women Be 'Fierce'?




FDA approves 2nd near-copy of Remicade for immune disorders




Philanthropist Bill Gates Sounds Warning on Cuts to Development Aid




Voting in France’s unpredictable presidential race starts in overseas territories


50,000 police patrol ahead of tomorrow's French elections


Panic in Paris station as man arrested with knife


Why do millions of French voters STILL have no idea who to back?


Overseas voters kick off crucial French presidential election


238 murdered in France by jihadists since 2015


Daily Beast Editor: Yes, France's National Front Will Exploit Paris Terror Attack Ahead Of The Election


Marine Le Pen: Islamism Has Declared War on Our Nation, On Reason, On Civilization


Analysis Ménage à quatre in Sunday's close French presidential vote


Marine Le Pen Is A Nazi Sympathizer And Is Part Of The Political Shift Towards Fascism. Fascism Is Becoming Fashionable


How Paris gunman Karim Cheurfi managed to trick French police


Marine Le Pen gets poll boost after Paris attack as Donald Trump says her chances of victory have improved


France’s identity crisis ‘People just don’t know what to think any more’


Attack in Paris Casts a Shadow as France’s Election Nears


Don’t think the West is in profound political crisis? Just look at France.


How Do You Say ‘Hail Mary’ in French?


Paris officials identify small-time crook as gunman apparently inspired by ISIS


French election called choice between Shariah, democracy




Clashes as German anti-immigration party AfD stages showdown




Maher: We’re ‘Gassing’ Syrians Too… ‘With CO2’ – Conflict ‘Started With Climate Change’




Ex-Florida senator who used racial slur hired models as consultants




Japan's Aso: Do not expect G20 to lean toward protectionism




We Hear You: Obamacare and ‘Progress in Wrong Direction’





How to Address the Looming Crisis of Physician Shortages


Mumps outbreak reported at university




New GOP health care plan is better, but …


Trump's Tax Plan Is Unlikely to Back Ryan's Border-Adjusted Tax  (Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wisconsin)


Oversight Committee jockeying heats up in wake of Chaffetz retirement announcement  (US Representative of Utah Jason Chaffetz (R)




Trump tells Dreamers to 'Rest Easy'


No H-1B Scapegoats, Please




India: Four Muslims arrested for plotting jihad massacres in Delhi and Uttar Pradesh


Two terrorists gunned down in Budgam district


J&K on the boil: Mehbooba to meet PM today to resolve alliance crisis


 India condemns Taliban attack on Afghan military base




Is Indonesia in Trump’s punitive trade sights?





Head of California's $64-billion bullet train project is stepping down




The Iranian Nuclear Agreement Should Not Be Extended


Ahmadinejad: Iran’s Gorbachev  (Former Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad)


Exploiting Tehran’s Anxiety over Increasingly Powerful Iranian Opposition


Iran violating U.S. deal with secret nukes research, opposition group says


Opposition group discloses Iran’s nuclear bomb-making efforts


Iran’s mullahs never stop thinking of making nukes




Hundreds more join Mosul exodus as Iraqi forces retake another western district




Sharia In Delaware: State Senate Opens With Muslim Prayer, Then Imam Picks His Nose During Pledge of Allegiance (Video)


Pro-Sharia Leftist heroine Linda Sarsour falsely claims female genital mutilation “NOT an Islamic practice”


FOX Contributor Fowler Says to Stop Radical Islam Is to Not Mention Radical Islam (Video)


Muslim Immigrant Charged with Terrorism After Barging into Christian Conference and Making Threats with Guns (Video)




Israeli-“Palestinian” Arab Conflict Briefing     (Saturday, April 22, 2017)


Cynically led, and out of electricity, Gaza is close to breaking point again


'There will be no Palestinian state without Gaza'


Police arrest 2 Palestinians with firebombs in West Bank (Judea and Samaria)


Trump Preparing for First Israel Visit


Clashes erupt after settlers said to attack Palestinian homes in West Bank (Judea and Samaria)


IDF disperses Jewish, Arab, rock throwers  (Israel Defense Forces)


Gaza cancer patient caught with explosives freed; sister still held


Watch Netanyahu’s Message to Trump: Palestinian Authority Must Stop Paying Terrorists  (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)


PM hosts Holocaust survivors who will light


‘Americans for Peace Now’ Stay in America this Summer, Fearing Israeli...


UNRWA Employee Quits Following Allegations That He is a Hamas Leader


UNRWA’s Gaza union head, accused of Hamas ties, no longer employed by agency


From grief to triumph: 6 survivors to light Holocaust Day torchesAfter having suffered unfathomable loss at


Three New F-35 Stealth Fighter Jets to Arrive Sunday


Restoring their identities: Holocaust Remembrance


Netanyahu: Palestinians must make ‘real change’ for peace


Politics: Meet Yonatan Branski, the ex-IDF colonel running to lead Bayit Yehudi


Fatah announces 'day of rage,' urging Palestinians to clash with Israeli forces


Heat wave drives Israelis to the beach


Liberman slams ‘disgraceful’ MKs for yelling at bereaved parents  (Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman)


Several Palestinians hospitalized over multiple settler attacks in Nablus area


Poll puts Likud 4 seats ahead of Yesh Atid, though most unhappy with Netanyahu


Funeral held for Palestinian teen killed by Israeli forces following stab attack


US-Israel extradition battle looms in case of teen JCC bomb hoaxer


Israeli invites 'Arabs' to live on new outpost built on private Palestinian land


Stones, vandalism and arson: Settlers assault


Watchdog says first illegal outpost being built since PM vowed to halt them


Former Hugo Boss model begins IDF service


End the US taxpayer subsidy for Palestinian terror




Lebanese PM calls for permanent ceasefire with Israel


Lebanon activists ramp up pressure on reviled rape law


Lebanese army arrests 10 suspected militants in raid near Syrian border





Confirmed: Berkeley Mayor Jesse Arreguin Publicly Supports Violent Left-Wing ANTIFA Group




Pollsters, media still have a glaring anti-Trump bias


Bill O’Reilly’s Nostalgia Factor

Tucker Carlson takes charge: Fox News host will interview Caitlyn Jenner on his first show in Bill O'Reilly's primetime slot on Monday


When Bill O'Reilly Fought for Kate Steinle


I Was Fake News before Fake News Was Cool


Exclusive: Beleaguered Bill O'Reilly is seen for the first time since his $25 million firing by Fox News over sexual harassment claims - wearing sweats and slippers before going shoe shopping 


Sarah Palin calls out Bill O'Reilly accusers for opting to 'stick around for a paycheck for years' rather than stand up to Fox News host's alleged sexual harassment


Maddow madness: MSNBC host blames Trump for Venezuela crisis


‘The mission was to bring down Bill O’Reilly’: The final days of a Fox News superstar


L. Brent Bozell: Hypocrisy In The Anti-O'Reilly Army


Longtime NBC journalist Cecilia Alvear, who opened doors for Latinos and women, dies at 77




Mexican Authorities Kill Gulf Cartel, Zetas Bosses in Key Strikes


Mexico Heroin Output Jumps; US Offers to Help Fund Eradication


Mexico Seeks New Home for Oil Amid Weak Gulf Coast Demand




Saudi deputy crown prince: ‘If Saudis convinced by reforms, sky is the limit’


Saudi Arabia plans a future beyond oil




After Israel trip, Mattis visits key US ally Qatar   (Secretary of Defense James Mattis)


"No way" VA will be privatized, secretary says


US supercarrier to arrive in Sea of Japan amid North Korea tensions


Pat's Run honors Pat Tillman, raises money for veteran scholarships


Navy: Officer in Iran detention video will remain in the service


Veteran gets 21-month prison term for lying about an Iraq War injury to make money


Piñon Canyon exercise could reveal future of Fort Carson unit, Army




Cargo ship named for John Glenn docks at space station


Heading for Fiery Plunge Into Saturn’s Heart




'Pak sheltering Qaida's al-Zawahari whose last wish is big attack on US', says Newsweek





Doctors, pharmacists charged in $40M kickback scheme


Making Drug Manufacturing Great Again




Philippine terror risk jangles nerves Down Under




The Professional Class Strikes Back


‘The ideas made it, but I didn’t’


Conservative groups open to new repeal push




Golf ball pieces prompts hash brown recall




Putin builds massive Arctic military base (Russian President Vladimir V Putin)


Russia complains to US over exclusion from Syria chemical probe




March for Science rallies take aim at climate change skepticism, proposed budget cuts


The 'March for Science' Is Actually a Threat to Science Itself


Trump's anti-science budget will be a disaster for America's bottom line




Schumer jabs White House over offer to fund Obamacare subsidies in exchange for border wall (Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-New York)


Bernie Sanders speaks out against threats made at Ann Coulter  (US Senator of Vermont Bernard Sanders (I-Socialist)





Mexican Nationals Plead Guilty in International Sex Trafficking Ring




Looking for a 'Bush v Gore' in Ecuador




China's Secret Weapon in South Korea Missile Fight: Hackers


China 'hacked' South Korea to wreck Star Wars missile shield


Furious South Koreans Blast ‘Ignorant’ Trump For ‘Distortion Of History’




Aaron Hernandez may have committed murder to cover up secret


After injury scare, Alex Ovechkin comes back as only he can


NHL Scoreboard


MLB Scoreboard


NBA Scoreboard




‘Totally surreal’: Blackouts hit LA, New York and San Francisco


Power restored to 90,000 in San Francisco


Colorado Governor is urged to RELEASE prisoner who was mistakenly let out early, reformed his life over nine years but was put back inside when he was caught





State Dept. official reassigned amid conservative media attacks




Gorsuch casts death-penalty vote in one of his first Supreme Court cases


Neil Gorsuch and the State’s Power to Kill




Surgeon General Vivek Murthy resigns, replaced by deputy




US ground operation in Syria kills ISIS operative linked to Turkey club attack


Syria Changed the World




Most new Taiwanese citizens hail from Vietnam




Watch: Joy Behar Has MELTDOWN Over Sarah Palin White House Photo




Why Trump is wrong on trade




More Parents Exploiting “Transgender” Children




Should Turkey be allowed to join the European Union?


Donald Trump Wins Turkish Friends by Cozying to Turkey’s Erdogan (Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan)


We need to stop being hysterical about President Erdogan – he is not all Turkey has to offer


President Erdoğan: The rags-to-riches champion that Europe hoped would steady Turkey




Foreign aid spending up, taxes could rise and pensions under threat if Conservatives win election 


General election Philip Hammond signals ditching of Tory 'no tax rise' pledge


Consent needs to be taught as part of sex education, says MSP


Air pollution Government attempts to shelve action plan to until after election


U.K. Has First Day Without Relying on Coal for Power Since 1880s


General Election 2017 key target seats: How Theresa May could take 58 Brexit-backing Labour seats


Leave.EU Farage- and Banks-led campaign under investigation over Brexit spending


Drug-drive limits and new tests to be introduced in Scotland


Superbug Almost untreatable CPE poses serious threat to patients, doctors warn


Declaration of Independence Rare parchment copy found in England


Internships Growth in unpaid full-time internships raises fears for social mobility


Taxpayers repaid their £20bn from Lloyds


'Hopeless' How senior doctor described




UN commission on Syria not ruling out various sources of ‘chemical agent release’ in Idlib




At least 13 killed in Venezuela protests


In Venezuela, looking more and more like civil war





Trump lawyer told Carter Page to 'cease' calling self adviser, as Russia concerns intensified


Trump to hold rally same night as White House Correspondents' Dinner


Private meetings at Trump's Mar-a-Lago raise questions about access


Trump: No rush on Obamacare repeal vote


Why Trump likes his freewheeling schedule


How the financial collapse steeled Gary Cohn for the White House


Trump Uses Saturday to Visit Walter Reed and Present Injured Soldier with Purple Heart Medal


Trump awards Purple Heart to wounded service member at Walter Reed


The Schlock of the New  (Feature: Anti-Trump art is unoriginal, uninspired, and gross.)


Questions Raised About Another Claim In Trump Dossier


Trump: Workers’ ‘Interests Were Pushed Aside for Global Projects,’ ‘My Administration Has Offered a New Vision’


WikiLeaks tweets out reminder that Trump once professed his 'love' them


President Trump: Seriously vs. Literally


Republicans hit out at 'unethical' psychiatrists who claim Donald Trump has a 'dangerous mental illness'

Official downplays Trump’s ‘big announcement’ on tax reform as ‘broad principles and priorities’


The Trump 100-Day Quiz


The ‘Oh, never mind’ president


Trump-beheading painting shows left wants 'conservatives dead'


Trump is telling the world no one’s in charge here


The president who golfed too much (it’s not Donald Trump)


Trump says ‘we’re in good shape’ as shutdown deadline looms




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