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Wednesday, April 26, 2017





In Today’s Issue: 




Abortionist Whistled Show Tunes While Vacuum Suctioned Out the Unborn Baby


3 Months Since Trump's Inauguration: Planned Parenthood Has Performed 81,567 Abortions


Nurse Fights Back After Court Rules She Must Do Abortions to Keep Her Job


Priest: Pro-Life Dems Don't Have to Be 'Trapped in a Party That Clearly Doesn't Want Them'


South Carolina Committee Passes Bill to Define Unborn Baby as a Person and Ban Abortions


‘Lamborghini’ Planned Parenthood Executive Caught Haggling over Baby Organs


Planned Parenthood Doc Who Wanted Lamborghini for Selling Aborted Babies Caught Selling Baby Parts Again


Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wisconsin) Will Fund Planned Parenthood but NOT the Trump Border Wall


Watch: Cackling Abortion Activist With a Cowbell Confronts Pro-Life Pastors Outside Abortion Clinic


Dems turn up heat on Rauner with bill to expand taxpayer-funded abortions (Illinois)


Freedom Caucus and Pro-Life Groups Back Republican Bill to Defund Planned Parenthood, Repeal Obamacare


Emanuel says Rauner’s word no good — on abortion, budget, energy (Illinois)


Planned Parenthood CEO Complains Ivanka Trump is Not Pushing Its Abortion Agenda: “Women are Waiting”


Democratic Illinois House OKs public funding for abortions


Democrats for Life Leader Slams Democrat Chair for Saying Pro-Life Democrats Aren’t Welcome


Democratic Strategist: I’m Worried Abortion Purity Tests Will Render Us An Irrelevant Coastal Party


Gov. Holcomb signs abortion 'hurdle,' plans to sign other conservative measures (Indiana)


Disgraced Abortionist Forced to Close His Abortion Clinic After Failing to Pay Rent


‘Pro-life’ Democratic senator caught supporting Planned Parenthood


Why Abortion Is a Progressive Economic Issue


Minnesota governor prepared to protect abortion, veto pro-life bills


Christians and Abortion: How Can You Be a “Born Again” Christian if You Won’t Allow Babies to be Born?


Charlotte says it will stop ‘unlawful behavior’ outside protested abortion clinic (North Carolina)


Austin Abortion Clinic Reopens After Supreme Court Ruling. Will Any More Follow? (Texas)


House Republicans Pass Abortion Bills (The Minnesota House has passed legislation that would increase restrictions on abortions in Minnesota.)


Fox's The Five Moves To Prime Time, Calls For Anti-Abortion Violence


Planned Parenthood Defunding Backfires As New Law Could Increase the Abortion Rate by 67%


Trailblazing Colorado abortion law marks 50th  anniversary


Honduras: Historic opportunity to decriminalize abortion


Ohio Pro-Life Bill Would Stop Sales of Aborted Baby Parts


Brazil: Court Reviewing Criminalization of Abortion


Man Texted Pregnant Girlfriend: “If You Don’t Have an Abortion I Will Punch Your F—— Head In” (United Kingdom)


Two candidates remain in French presidential election, and both support abortion laws




Afghanistan crisis requires global help, not bombs





Police, Mob Attack Synod Guard’s Quarters, Arrest His Family in Omdurman, Sudan


Combining Capitalism and Charity to Empower Africa’s Poor


Barred Food Trucks for Burundi Return to Rwandan Capital


Senior Lawmakers Urge U.S. Engagement in Libya




Flight attendant union leader speaks out after scuffle


United investigating report that giant rabbit died on flight




Amtrak Weighs Extended Penn Station Track Closings




At Least 10 Top Tajik Anticorruption Officials Said Arrested




ASX within striking distance of 6000


The Australian dollar is lower


Where’s best for refugees in the US-Australia ‘people swap?’


Serial killer sisters say they don’t deserve ‘barbaric’ death penalty


Turnbull's dramatic intervention to tackle gas prices (Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull)


Coca-Cola drops 'health' drink from Australian shelves





Automakers ask California to ease rules for self-driving car tests


The Electric-Car Boom Is So Real Even Oil Companies Say It's Coming




 Government Employee Salaries Outpace Private-Sector Salaries by Double Digits for Similar Work




Protecting our southern border with U.S. mariners




ATF Reverses Controversial Stance on Shouldering AR-15 Pistols





Toronto stock index closes lower as loonie slips


Crane climber in Toronto rescued, arrested


New reports say Canada’s oil, gas methane emissions higher than previously thought


Kevin O'Leary drops out of Conservative leadership race, will endorse Maxime Bernier


Norman leaked secrets, helped press Liberals on navy contract


Video linked to killing of Sagkeeng First Nation woman needs to be pulled off Facebook, chief says


Statscan to resume tracking of unfounded sex-assault cases


Soldier killed at Wainwright was commanding LAV-3 vehicle, colonel says


RCMP investigate if beating on Facebook connected to woman’s murder


Trudeau Minister Mocked After Promoting Puffins On World Penguin Day  (Canadian Prime Minister Prime Minister Justin Trudeau)


Vice-Admiral Mark Norman leaked cabinet secrets to shipbuilding exec, RCMP allege


Mulcair blasts Trudeau for ‘abject hypocrisy’ on marijuana possession charges


Canadian PM responds to US' lumber tariffs


Impossible icicle spotted in Newfoundland: Alien shape birthed by two days of freezing rain


Chrystia Freeland shoots back after U.S. tariff, 'The reality is the United States needs our lumber'


The sky was a sea of flames 300 feet tall in the forest of my city: A Fort McMurray firefighter remembers


Lumber fight with Canada could raise home prices


An Alberta group discovered a mysterious light crossing the night sky. They call it Steve


Ontario budget to pump millions into child care subsidies


Trump ramps up rhetoric against Canada, calling country’s trade policies ‘very rough’ on the U.S.


Senator Patrick Brazeau acquitted of drunk-driving charges


'She’s crying and pleading. I don’t know why': How I lost my mother, found my family, and recovered my identity


Salvation Army executive guilty of massive toy-for-profit fraud


Toronto’s housing crunch could be eased with laissez-faire urban planning




Julian Assange: The CIA director is waging war on truth-tellers like WikiLeaks




Nashville Patriots Announce Counter Protest in Response to Communist Antifa May Day Rally




Experts doubt ‘benign motives’ as China launches its first domestically manufactured aircraft carrier


Chinese Troops at Border with N.Korea Put in High Alert


Panetta: Don't Rule Out Sanctions on China to Rein in North Korea


China slashes N. Korea imports, holds exports steady


China wouldn’t respond to a US strike on N Korea. How did we get here?


2-year-old survives being run over by two cars in China


China Launches First Aircraft Carrier Built at Home


Workers endured long hours, low pay at Chinese factory used by Ivanka Trump’s clothing-maker


China warns North Korea not to pass 'point of no return'





Millions of crabs invade Cuba's Bay of Pigs




North Korea's soldiers: A closer look the military's 'fake' capabilities


Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un Risk Nuclear War  (Communist North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un)


North Korea after Regime Change: Who Takes Over?


Kim Jong Un Is a Survivor, Not a Madman (North Korea's behavior might seem irrational to outsiders, but the Kim regime is just taking logical actions to survive.)


CBS News poll: Americans weigh in on North Korea threat


Is Trump taking Kim Jong Un's bait? (Communist North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un)


Expert: North Korea has EMP attack capability





U.S. Congress may seek one-week funding extension to avert shutdown


Trump plan to slash business taxes to test Congress on deficit


Shutdown fears spur horse-trading


Democrats Score A Hollow And Hypocritical Victory On The Border Wall


Congress close to spending deal after Trump backs off demand for border wall funding


Budget battle: Border wall money out, Obamacare fight on


Trump's 'big, beautiful wall' gets ugly reception from Congress


GOP offers plan to avert shutdown without border wall, but Trump vows that it will be built


Congress nears deal on help for miners  




Controversy sheds light on how companies use your emails




Sanctuary cities fight: Judge who blocked Trump order a Democrat activist


Ex-Jefferies Trader Gets 2 Years for Lying on Prices, Again


Why The Judge's Ruling On Trump's Executive Order Doesn't Change Much


A Ruling about Nothing


Questions persist in death of New York judge


Judge says Trump is wrong to tie federal funding to sanctuary status, blocks executive order


Breaking: Judge Who Donated $300K to Obama Blocks Trump’s Order to Block Funding to Lawless Sanctuary Cities


Environmentalists sue government for Lake Erie's toxic algae


'If anything ever happens to me, Bobby did it' — the latest testimony from the Robert Durst murder case


Trump prepares to seat Judge Thapar, first of scores of conservatives for federal courts


A judge has refused effort to block spending on California's bullet train


Threesome teacher 'seduced high school football star, 16, with a "Madison Mexicano" Facebook alter-ego and had sex with him behind a daiquiri bar before they had group sex with another teacher'


Woman convicted for having sex with teen boy allegedly does it again 


Man faces life in prison for murdering FSU's mascot





Doctor in genital mutilation case seek jail release


How Trump Can Help the Cops  (The administration must change the Obama narrative that policing is the problem.)


"I didn't know it was a kid": Emotional cop recalls Tamir Rice death


Authorities: Veteran shot tied service dog 5 times


Teens storm train, rob passengers, cops say


"Bachelor" star Chris Soules accused of fleeing deadly crash


More charges in the NYPD corruption scandal — and it’s not over yet


‘Kidnapped’ teen’s dad files for divorce, requests restraining order from wife


Woman swept up in massive cocaine bust in L.A. now faces deportation, spurring protests and anger


Man tries to shoot cigarette from between a woman's fingers, misses in worst way





Illegal Immigration Totals Fall Below Pre-Obama Level




Most Favor Death Penalty, But Don't Think It Deters Crime




Exclusive: Hillary Aides Threatened Prime Minister's Son With IRS Audit


Virginia Gubernatorial Candidate Wants to Cut Taxes, But Not Enough


Hillary Clinton loss detailed in book 'Shattered'


New Jersey Democrat Claims She Was Left Off Primary Ballot Because She’s Black


When will Obama have made enough money?


Hillary As Seen by Official Washington





Meet Your New Secretary Of Agriculture, America




Trade disputes with Canada bolster case for NAFTA redo, commerce secretary says


Trump Commerce Secretary: We Expect 3% Annual GDP – Something Obama Never Was Able to Do (Video)





DHS to open office for victims of crimes by illegal immigrants





Interior secretary says executive order won't jeopardize public lands


Interior secretary to review large national monuments created since 1996 ‘to make sure the people have a voice’





Jeff Sessions Meets with Mayors as Court Blocks President Trump’s Order on ‘Sanctuary Cities’  (US Attorney General Jeff Sessions)


Jeff Sessions Is Right About New York (The city does have a problem with gang murder, and its sanctuary policy will make it worse.)


Jeff Sessions thinks consent decrees increase crime. He's just plain wrong


Feds: Ex-cops took cash, prostitutes for gun licenses




Palantir Settles Discrimination Complaint With U.S. Labor Agency




Dow, S&P 500 end with a whimper after Trump's 'massive' tax proposal


Wall Street dips as tax uncertainty offsets strong earnings


Retailers struggling through their toughest year in a decade


Russell 2000 hits intraday record as sector most likely to benefit from Trump's tax plan climbs


Asian stocks extend gains on bullish Wall Street, euro steady


Stocks in Asia higher on back of solid US earnings; Trump tax plans eyed


"Red-hot housing market" missing one thing: Houses for sale


What's powering stocks into record terrain


Trump Rides Market Wave, but Business Looks for Results


Cashless Society Getting Closer, Survey Finds


Gold takes back some lost ground after Trump tax plan outline


Why Emerging Markets Have Become an Unlikely Haven From Global Risk


Dollar pares advance vs. yen as White House unveils tax-reform plan


Trump Gets Highest Rating for Keeping Manufacturing in US


Treasury yields slip from 2-week highs as Trump tax plan unveiled




CUNY Defends Decision to Host Anti-Israel Activist as Commencement Honoree


Students Demand Divestment From 'Problematic Companies' That Trade With Israel


’99 Percent’ Chance of Violence if Ann Coulter Speaks at Berkeley


Ann Coulter Cancels Speech at UC Berkeley Amid Threats of Far Left Violence


Report: Chinese Government Has Placed 100+ Facilities In US Universities


Liberals Are Amazed That Campus Free Speech Outrage Gets So Much Attention. Here's Why It Matters.


Bill de Blasio’s Pre-Pre-K Fantasy  (Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio)


When the Rubber Hits the Road to Unobstructed School Choice


Years of Work, Tabled (Collapse of undergraduate curricular reform at Duke illustrates the difficulty of building consensus on just what students need to learn.)


Ind. governor says he'll sign school prayer bill


New Scrutiny for Confucius Institutes  (National Association of Scholars calls on universities to close their Confucius Institutes. Defenders say there's nothing sinister about the Chinese-backed centers.)


Lawsuit sparks debate on West Virginia public school bible classes


Graduation Rates and Race  (On average, white and Asian students earn a college-level credential at a rate about 20 percentage points higher than Hispanic and black students do, a new report shows.)


Audit: University of California hid $175M in budget reserves from state


Focusing on the Feds (Harvard, Stanford and Ohio State presidents talked about federal research funding and immigration, among other issues.)


'The Five' on Ann Coulter at UC Berkeley: Riots 'a step toward chaos and anarchy'


Up in the Air (Federal regulations governing drone use are so far keeping the loftiest fantasies from becoming reality. New rules could change that.)


Kentucky school bus crash injures 14 students,driver


Pennsylvania lawmakers target teachers paid to do union work


Overcoming Opioids: Special schools help teens stay clean


Napolitano on students' lawsuit over Coulter cancellation


Report: Ivy League Schools Did Not Disclose $246 Million in Taxpayer Funding, Violating Law


Texas campus outraged over flyer addressing "white Americans"


Author: Harvard Biz School is 'dangerous'


Fresh proof that charter schools excel


Here's what you need to know about the state's audit of the University of California


Berkeley braces for protests after hearing that Ann Coulter plans to speak at public plaza on campus


Coulter says she'll speak at UC Berkeley on Thursday, invited or not


White principal told staff at predominantly black elementary school to put what white students there were in the same classes so they would feel 'comfortable'


Oxford student who sent ‘sorry for raping you' text to walk free




ISIS In Sinai And Its Relations With The Local Population – Part I


Pope Visits Egypt Amid Regional Turbulence and Sporadic Terrorism


The Papal Propagandist for Islam Heads to Egypt





Report: Montgomery County Has 103% of Registered Voters on its Rolls as There Are Legal Residents of Voting Age




Oil ends off highs as gasoline prices drop


Energy Prices


Increasing number of Americans are willing to drive farther, pay more for ethanol-free fuel


Trump silence on miners shows tension between populism and conservatism


…Keeping Promise to Ensure U.S. Energy Independence




Here’s How Wrong Past Environmental Predictions Have Been


Gophers vs. landowners: In Washington property rights battle, furry rodents win


Earth To Environmentalists: Listen To George Carlin, Not Bill McKibben


World's last male northern white rhino gets help from Tinder




Dem senator accuses EPA chief of violating ethics law




Poroshenko Compares Chernobyl's 'Unhealing Wound' With East Ukraine War  (Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko)





European stocks log fresh 20-month high ahead of Trump tax unveiling


Poll: Huge Shift in Sweden — Majority Wants Fewer Asylum Seekers


Austrian President: Day will come when we ask all women to wear headscarf


EU Launches Legal Action Against Hungary Over Higher Education Law


Italy: Muslim who threatened to “roast non-believers on skewers” arrested


A European deal with Libya could leave migrants facing violence




Bill Nye Trashes People With Large Families, Wants Them Penalized for Having “Extra Kids”




Levin: ‘No Excuse’ for GOP Not Including Campaign Promises in Budget


The Trump administration’s magical thinking on taxes would bust the budget 




FBI: 200+ MS-13 Members in Long Island






FCC Chief Sets Up Clash With Call to Repeal Net Neutrality




Wells Fargo meeting erupts, as investors fume over scandal




FDA: Avoid fake 'miracle' cancer treatments sold on internet




France: Syria behind sarin gas attack


France: As Fillon Switches to Macron, Many of His Voters Break for Le Pen


French Presidential Update: Significant Geographic Expansion Of Le Pen’s Front National Across France                                                                                                                        


France's Le Pen upstages rival with stop at factory


Paris woman declared dead by paramedics... then brought back to life by police


14 arrested in 2 French anti-terror probes


Culture shock: How the British health service just doesn't really compare to France's


What Marine Le Pen Is Really About


The Battle of Amiens: Macron jeered by Whirlpool workers after Le Pen's publicity stunt


'Ministers must do everything possible to ensure Le Pen defeat’ – Hollande  (French President Francois Hollande)


Capital versus countryside in France's election


France Honors Officer Killed in Paris Attack


The status quo survives in France, but in ruins


The police vs. the PC police


Macron and Le Pen pay tribute to officer killed in Champs Élysées attack


French mayor fined for Muslim comment





Man who kicked a woman down the stairs at a German subway station has been charged by police


How a school shooting 15 years ago changed Germany


Is the special relationship between Germany and Israel in trouble?


Germany claims it is finally bringing down large trade surplus


Munich men 'dared colleague to jump into river then let him drown'


Analysis: Germany’s Social Democrats pivot toward PLO and Iran





Former Obama Official: Climate Data Purposely Manipulated to Influence Public Opinion and Policy




Florida Republicans Squelch the Voice of the People


Doctor: George HW Bush Has Chronic Bronchitis, Will Leave Hospital Soon




Making government perform for Americans




Obamacare repeal must be made top priority


Insurer Centene commits to shaky ACA exchanges for 2018


Apparently repealing Obamacare could violate international law





'Superbug' fungus new menace in US hospitals, mostly NY, NJ


Despite vaccination success, US still faces outbreaks





Jonathan Demme, 'Silence of the Lambs' director, dead at 73





On Jews and the Holocaust, Trump signals that he finally gets it




HK arrests disqualified lawmakers




Maxine Waters Just Surpassed Herself On Crazy Russian Theories  (US Representative of California Maxine Waters (D)


Montana Democrat Rob Quist Is Regular Performer at Nudist Resort


House Freedom Caucus backs amended GOP health bill


The WTF Moment From Paul Ryan's Press Conference Ended With Him Giggling Like A School Girl  (Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wisconsin)


Paul Ryan’s Betrayals Define Trump’s 100 Days


Conservative Club for Growth Approves of AHCA Amendments


The New GOP Health Care Bill Shows Republicans Have Given Up on Fully Repealing Obamacare


Rob Quist socialist leanings make Montana victory unlikely


Local Atlanta Paper Calls Jon Ossoff a ‘Child of Privilege’


House passes bill to enhance airport employee screening


'New' Dem rock star Maxine Waters is a swamp monster  (US Representative of California Maxine Waters (D)


House GOP circulates new changes to health bill


Rep. Royce (R-California) Calls to Revive Iran Probes Undermined by Obama




Ivanka: Opening Border to Syrian Refugees ‘Has To Be Part of the Discussion’ — but Not Enough By Itself


One-upping Donald Trump’s crackdown on immigration


‘DREAMER’ Celebrates Decline of Whites After Living in US Illegally For Decades (Video)


Offering lawyers to immigrants facing deportation is a worthwhile way to spend public money





Economy is healthy – but India’s not working


India balancing with Turkey, Cyprus, Armenia


India's Maoist rebels: An explainer


India notifies compliance of UN sanctions against North Korea


India bans social media in Kashmir amid violent unrest


150 militants waiting near LoC to infiltrate: Army


Pakistan rejects fresh Indian demand for consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav


Terrorism will recoil on those who nurture it: India


India warns against different approaches to Taliban and Islamic State


Delhi cops who shot at burglar while trying to nab him donate blood to save him


Vaccination workers thrashed in Muslim areas in Jharkhand’s Dhanbad, Bokaro




Christians Prepare To Build The World’s Largest Statue Of Jesus In The World’s Most Populous Muslim Nation


Indonesia dials back its energy prospects




Ex-spy admits anti-Trump dossier’s sensational charge unverified, says Clinton backer betrayed him




What the North Korea crisis says about the Iranian nuclear deal


Iran’s covert nuclear activity continues


More Disturbing Revelations on Obama’s Disastrous Nuclear Deal with Iran


Defense contractor Iran deals should be stopped


Report: Iran caught secretly weaponizing nukes


The coming US crackdown on Iran




Iraqi forces retake ancient city of Hatra from ISIS


Wild boars overrun ISIS position, kill 3 militants




Islamist Attacks on Holidays  (Why Jihadists target places of worship on holy days.)





Israeli-“Palestinian” Arab Conflict Briefing     (Wednesday, April 26, 2017)


Hamas says it won’t be cowed by Abbas’s threats (“Palestinian” Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas)


Palestinian blood cult: Water the soil with your blood


Hamas to unveil revised charter on May 1


Female Arab Wannabe Stabber Stopped in Hebron by IDF  (Israel Defense Forces)


Fatah beats Hamas at university elections for 2nd  time this month


President Trump Expected To Visit Israel in May


Trump expected in Israel last week of May; Nikki Haley to visit in June


On 10th  day of hunger strike, some Palestinian prisoners begin refusing water


Liberman says Israel ‘won’t allow’ new Iranian front on Golan Heights  (Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman)


Sa'ar: I do not see an end to the conflict  (Netanyahu rival says Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was right to cancel meeting with German foreign minister, Oslo formula has no chance of success.)


TV report: Police will ‘unequivocally’ recommend charges against PM in graft probe


Rothschild Foundation Investing $27 Million in Caesarea’s Hidden Treasures, Past and...


Explosion in Gaza injures 2 at reported Hamas military site


Israel reportedly revives plan for 10,000 settlement units in Jerusalem area


Arab League calls on Red Cross to intervene in prisoner hunger strike


Stabbing Terrorist Wounded, Neutralized in Samaria


EU-Israel relations: Trojan horses, snakes, ladders and boycotts


Israel to release body of slain Palestinian woman for burial


Congressional Israel Victory Caucus Launches to Re-Shape Peace Process


PM and his wife meet with orphans, widows of fallen soldiers


Cyber Authority Thwarts Massive Attack on Israel


Israeli court sentences Palestinian teen to 10 years in prison for attempted stabbing


Senior IDF officer: Gaza shortages might lead to confrontation with Hamas


After meeting German FM, B’Tselem calls on world to punish Israel 


Does Netanyahu's new leftist litmus test waste diplomatic capital?


TAU Study Links Cannabis Use in Adolescence to Schizophrenia


Merkel regrets Netanyahu’s snub of her foreign minister (German Chancellor Angela Merkel)


House resolution would recognize Israeli-American heritage


US-Israel Relations: a Mutually-Beneficial Bilateral Bond


Unique mother-of-pearl menorah etching found in ancient Caesarea


Muslim Grabs Knife and Stabs Four Jews During Tel Aviv Peace Tour (Video)


A boost for U.S.-Israeli ties




Liberals Slam Obama for Taking $400K From Wall Street


The Left’s Culture of Contempt  (Saving America by hating everyone.)



New fears for beaten Malaysian schoolboy




The Case against Legalizing Marijuana




Couple married 69 years dies minutes apart, holding hands




NYT Reporter Spreads Misleading Quote Implying Trump Never Read Executive Order


Matthews: Kushner ‘A Little Bit Like Uday and Qusay’ But ‘Not That Bad’


WaPo Pleads With Obama to Think of the Democratic Party and 'Rethink' Wall Street Payout for New Speech


Dan Rather’s second coming


Andrea Tantaros, former Fox News host, claims network harassed her with ‘digital weapons’


Former Clinton Staffer and Democratic Megadonor Hired as New Politico CEO


Fox News hit with more racial discrimination suits


Andrea Mitchell Refers to Anita Hill’s Testimony As ‘Celebrated Hearings’ in Tweet


Harvey Levin slams anti-Trump media: Most ‘trusted names in news’ are not trusted anymore


Fox News Attracts High Ratings After Unveiling New Primetime Lineup


Sensitivity training for all at Fox News after O'Reilly ouster


Megyn Kelly hits the Time 100 Gala with her husband Douglas Brunt, Mia and Ronan Farrow, and Katie Courice as she prepares to start her new '$15m-a-year' NBC job





Prosecutors: Doctor's practice stole millions from Medicare




Top Mexican official calls Trump’s border wall a ‘hostile’ act




Video: Saudi forces destroy Houthi boat, foil terror plot in Jazan


 Twitter goes wild over reported death penalty for 'atheism' in Saudi Arabia


‘Castrated, beaten, paralyzed’: Yemeni doctor reveals horrors of Houthi torture


ISIS developing new weapons despite losses


It is time to stand up for Christians in the Middle East


'War the world forgot' tearing apart Yemen's social fabric





US fires warning flare at Iranian vessel


75-Year-Old Vet Found Not Guilty of Illegally Hanging American Flag on VA Facility Fence


Air Force launches unarmed missile in California


Why No Questions about Transgender Army Traitor?


US launches Minuteman III ICBM to show ‘nuclear capabilities’ amid N. Korea tensions


PC Pentagon Caves To CAIR, Agrees to 'Review' Anti-Terror Training Program


Navy destroyer has close encounter with Iran vessel in Persian Gulf


Nearly 400 military bases must be tested for drinking-water contamination


Mattis and Trump: The odd couple that works  (Secretary of Defense James Mattis)


Pentagon sees F-35 delivery rate as improving, but still falling behind schedule again this year


Time for New York City to stand against anti-veteran bias





NASA’s Cassini Saturn probe goes where no spacecraft ever has





What Trump’s Budget Means for the Filet-O-Fish





NATO Cyber Defense Hub Holds International Training on Cyberattacks




Common nutrient may play role in heart issues




Student's lynching sparks rare uproar in Pakistan over blasphemy killings


Ex-Pakistan Taliban Spokesman Claims India, Afghanistan Targeting Pakistan


Four terrorists hanged in KP


Militants kill ten Iranian border guards in attack on frontier with Pakistan


Pak Army informed India about movement near LoC


Pak army releases Taliban video claiming Indian and Afghan intel orgs sponsoring terror


KPK Assembly passed resolution against Nawaz Sharif  (Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif)




Dinner with both parents isn’t always possible. But are children suffering because of it?




Patent Trolls Don’t Care About the Law (An ugly cynicism underrides their bottom-feeding efforts to claim patent infringement.)





Defy PC Suppression and See 'The Promise'  (A moving, epic, sumptuous film on the suppressed topic of the Armenian genocide.)




Foster mom convicted in child's high chair death is released


Father of missing South Pasadena boy released from jail as search continues near Santa Barbara




Obama labeling cops racist can be reversed by Trump




Limbaugh ‘troubled’ over border wall news: ‘Looks like Trump Is caving on funding’




Mystical rabbi predicted today's top threat 22 years ago




Most highly educated American Jews are least religious — study




33 Percent of Seafood Sold in Six DC Eateries Mislabeled, Study Finds




Russian MP: Wipe Our Streets Clean Of LGBTs And Liberals, Send Drug Addicts To 'Medical Labor Camps'


Russia's Brand-New S-500 Missile System to Have Unprecedented Damage Radius


Who Really Influences Policy in Moscow?


Russian Senator: U.K. Will Be 'Wiped Off the Face of the Earth' If It Uses Nuclear Weapons


IS recruiting Taliban fighters in Afghanistan — Russia’s General Staff

Russia's Interference in the U.S. Election Was Just the Beginning


Moscow ‘seriously concerned’ about Turkish airstrikes in Iraq, Syria


‘Putin is not Assad’s lawyer, he is advocate of international law’  (Russian President Vladimir V Putin/ Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad)


Tokyo to draw up cooperation plans for South Kurils and heed locals’ opinions


Russia takes aim of NATO destroyer that carries serious message for Putin


Polls shows number of happy Russians at record-breaking historic high


Russia takes all possible security measures in relations with NATO


Putin says Russia, China maintain relations at 'unprecedentedly high level'


Keeping Afloat: Russia Worries Over Appreciating Ruble


Dropping Poll Numbers Signal Deepening Problems For Russian Prime Minister


Russia Bans Protest Movement Ahead of Rallies Planned for Saturday


Russian Prosecutor Labels Khodorkovsky NGO 'Undesirable' Ahead Of Protest


Chechnya’s Crackdown on Gays


Passengers don't want overweight flight crew, say Aeroflot officials after lawsuits




America's Innovation Edge Is at Risk


Miracle 'exercise pill' could be used to mimic the effect of going to the gym 


Have ALIENS lived on Earth before? Ancient 'technological species' may have existed on our planet billions of years before humans, scientist claims




Trump taps retired Marine to lead Secret Service




Sustainability Accounting Standards Represent Market — Not Regulatory — Forces at Work




Mike Lee Warns Trump About Taxpayer Funding of Soros Groups Overseas  (US Senator of Utah Mike Lee (R)


Ted Cruz: Schumer Trying to Force Shutdown to Appease ‘Left-Wing Radical Base’ (US Senator of Texas Ted Cruz (R)/ Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-New York)


This Speech Suppression By Campus Leftists Must Stop Says...Elizabeth Warren?  (US Senator of Massachusetts Elizabeth Warren (D)


Cardin less concerned Trump will ease Russia sanctions  (US Senator of Maryland Benjamin L Cardin (D)


North Korea's weapons progress a top concern as US senators have rare briefing


Report: Senior GOP Senators on Capitol Hill “Laughed Out Loud” over Building Trump’s Border Wall (Video)


McCain tells President Trump to get tougher on China about North Korea (US Senator of Arizona John McCain (R)


McCain calls for Asia-Pacific initiative similar to US efforts in Europe


Ted Cruz Introduces EL CHAPO Act to Make Mexican Drug Lord Pay for Wall (US Senator of Texas Ted Cruz (R)


Slow pace of Trump nominations leaves executive branch ‘stuck’ in staffing limbo  (The Senate has confirmed 26 of Trump's picks for his Cabinet and other top posts. But for 530 other vacant senior-level jobs requiring Senate confirmation, the president has advanced just 37 nominees.)




Hillary Clinton’s Fmr Campaign Spokesmen Rush to Defend Chelsea From Social Media Detractors


Father livestreams killing of child on Facebook Live




Paraguay Heist: Explosives, Guns and Getaway Boats




8th  U.S. Army Starts Moving Out of Seoul


[Herald Interview] No pre-emptive strike on NK: Ahn


[Exclusive] 'Until Kim Jong-un caves in, sanctions must continue': diplomat defector


Consumer Sentiment Index Hits 6-Month High


Chinese int'l school blasted over 'cover-up' of Korean students' deaths


Will next president re-implement death penalty?


Homosexuality = AIDS? Conservative candidate blasted for 'hate speech' against homosexuals


Foreign school prepares students for war on Korean Peninsula


History lesson on Korea for Trump - unbiased one


Nearly 70% back dialogue with N. Korea


KOSPI closes above 2,200 for 1st  time in 6 years


S.Korea tourist numbers plummet in China boycott


US THAADs to South Korea. China launches carrier


US, S. Korea stage powerful military drills amid rising tensions with Pyongyang (Video)


Explaining the missile defense system US is setting up in S. Korea


US Moves THAAD Anti-Missile to South Korean Site 


US Strike on North Korea Could Put Seoul in Jeopardy


South Korea Sees Thaad Missile Defense System Ready This Year




ESPN to lay off about 100 employees today, including on-air talent


High school football player dies after being punched at party


Doctor at center of USA Gymnastics sex abuse scandal left warning signs at Michigan State


Three years later, report cards for 2014 NFL draft put Raiders at top


Aaron Hernandez asked to shack up with prison ‘lover’: report


How Wrestling Explains Alex Jones and Donald Trump


NFL draft prospect Gareon Conley accused of rape; no charges filed


With Baby in Tow, a Star Returns to Tennis — and Her Roots


Ric Flair asks for prayers after fiancée’s ‘serious car wreck’


MLB Scoreboard


NBA Scoreboard





I-85 repairs in Atlanta to cost up to $16.6M


Arizona’s Pricklish Use of Licensing Requirements


Trump's tax reform means trouble for tri-state tax-hikers  (If you live in tax hell — New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, California or Illinois — paying your state and local taxes could soon be even more painful. Congressional Republicans...)


Deadly crash on one of Los Angeles' busiest freeways


NYPD called in to handle crowds amid train power problem





Medical student's death highlights high rates of physician suicides




Trump Announces Repulsive Choice for Next Supreme Court Vacancy




Mass funeral for dozens slain in Syria bus attack


Report: ISIS bails out of Raqqa, moves capital to the southeast





Taiwan ranks top in Asia in media freedom


Rise in NT dollar expected to hurt life insurance firms


E. coli fears hit TRA lunch boxes


Source of dioxin-tainted eggs just one farm: FDA


Tropical storm off Philippines unlikely to hit Taiwan: CWB


Man fined for spreading false bird flu information


Taiwan couple missing in Himalayas found: woman dead, man survived


Taiwan's employers can’t fire pregnant foreign workers


Hunger strike launched to back referendum changes




Trump tax reform: big cut for businesses, lower individual rates, fewer deductions


The fatal flaw in Trump's tax cuts


5 big tax reform questions for Trump


Tax Plan Cuts Top Rate from 39.6% to 35%


Trump's Tax Plan Said to Seek 10% Levy on Offshore Earnings


Trump's Corporate Tax Cut: A Supply-Side Shot In The Arm


Tax Plan Gives Favorable Rate to Businesses Big and Small




How a writers' strike could affect your TV shows




Heritage Foundation flooded with protesters; think tank blasts ‘groups connected to George Soros’


'Trump's think tank' to protesters: 'We won't be bullied'




Trump weighs order to pull out of NAFTA


"What is the future for us?" dairy farmers ask if trade war starts





These Two Videos Reveal Trans Ideology’s Goals: Ending Sex And Normalizing Abuse




Mnuchin vows 'biggest tax cut' in US history, confirms plan to slash business rate  (Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin)




Exiled Turkish journalist urges EU to confront Erdogan  (Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan)


Looking for 'a way out': Turkey mulls a 'Trexit'


Really Bizarre: Erdogan’s Mouthpiece Declares That Erdogan’s Visit To The White House Will Be Accompanied By Spirits Of The Dead


Turkey says informed US, Russia prior to Kurdish strikes


Turkey strikes PKK in Syria, Iraq for second day, responds to US criticism


Trump's Phone Call to Erdogan: Was It a Mistake? (Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan)


Turkish Warplanes Kill 6 Kurdish Militants in Northern Iraq: Army


Skeleton of ‘Russian general’ found inside unearthed coffin in Turkey’s Ardahan


Turkish Cypriots slam Erdoğan’s advisor for calling Turkish Cyprus an 'overseas province'


Turkey ranks 155th  in RSF’s latest press freedom index, down by four points from last year


Police detain 1,120 in operation on Gülen’s ‘secret imams’


Turkey speeding up efforts to track suspicious bank transactions in bid to combat with terror financing


Turkey won’t wait at Europe’s door forever: President Erdoğan


Turkey’s Central Bank keeps main rate unchanged, raises late liquidity rate


Impact on budget of measures to boost Turkish economy to be minimal: Ağbal





 FTSE 100 ends higher ahead of Trump tax rollout


Student accused of planting bomb on London train


U.K. Denies Treatment to Baby, Won’t Let Parents Take Him to U.S.


Teenage cyberhacker-for-hire jailed for masterminding global attacks on Sony, Microsoft


UK Muslim issues YouTube death threat to critics of Islam


Exclusive: Britain must contribute to EU budget until 2020 to secure favourable Brexit terms


Free schools MPs condemn policy as incoherent and wasteful


Brexit without a deal ‘as damaging as independence’ says Dugdale  (Tory threats that Britain could leave the European Union without an agreed Brexit deal are as damaging to the UK as Nicola Sturgeon’s plans to hold a second independence referendum, Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale will claim.)


Heart disease Backlash after report claims saturated fats do not increase risk


Tony Blair plot to oust Brexiteer MPs unravels as Tory backers quit pro-EU group in protest (Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair)


General election Tories warned: don't take landslide victory for granted


Sturgeon delays setting out her indyref2 plans  (Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon)


Gun crime Woman criticises police for returning weapons to killer of her mother and sister


Labour promises pay rises for NHS staff


Nicola Sturgeon becoming 'laughing stock' over her claim general election not linked to independence


Madeleine McCann Met police still have 'critical line' of inquiry to pursue


Violence victims 'fall 10%' in 2016


St Andrews University ranked third in UK guide


Science People whose 'brain age' is older than their real age more likely to die early


United Airlines in fresh PR nightmare after rabbit set to be world’s biggest dies on UK flight


'It’s a horrible situation' Dutch pensioner's fears over UK residency bid


NHS blood scandal a 'criminal cover-up'


BBC Number of high earners rises despite pledge


Scottish child protection 'not working'


Man, 95, who bludgeoned wife in 'mercy killing' bid gets suspended sentence


Teenage boy held in 'inhuman' conditions


Child safety English cricket board confirms review of procedures after sex offender revelation




UN eyes new Yemen peace talks


United Nations Puts World-Renowned Women-Abuser On Women’s Rights Panel


Latin America :Obesity epidemic is 'frightening', says UN report




Police grant little girl's dying wish


Good Samaritan loses legs helping crash victim




U.S. Religious Freedom Commission Says Russia, Pakistan Among Worst Offenders



“The Catholic Church…has become one of Islam’s loudest boosters”


Was the Pope Wrong to Compare Refugee Centers to Concentration Camps?


In a surprise TED Talk, Pope Francis calls for a ‘revolution of tenderness’





6 inmates dead in Venezuela prison violence


Death Toll in Venezuela’s Unrest Rises to 26




Daily Presidential Tracking Poll


 Trump orders review of national monument designations


Newly signed order could reshape national monuments


100 Days: Trump Still Needs Big Win from Congress…


Never Trump Movement Leader, Former Jeb Bush Staffer Helen Aguirre Ferre Infiltrates White House


100 Days of Trump: Can Mike Pence save the Founders’ vision of the legislative process?   (Vice-President Mike Pence)


Kellyanne: Obama's Reemergence Proves Democrats Are Desperate for Leadership


What Trump Has Done on Foreign Policy, National Security in First 100 Days


Trump hints at taking sanctuary cities case to high court


Trump’s Unconventionally Successful First 100 Days


In Bizarre Reversal, Trump Seeks to Empower UN


The Worst Mistake of Trump’s First 100 Days

Trump's new approach to domestic policy: Strategic patience

Furious Trump accuses San Francisco judge who blocked his sanctuary city executive of 'egregious overreach' and says liberal lawmakers are responsible for the DEATHS of Americans


Zinke’s review of national monuments could lead Trump to rescind designations


No regrets: 100% approval at 100 days from these Trump voters


Trump scrambles to show progress as the 100-day mark approaches


Executive Order Is Expected to Expand Access to Fossil Fuels


Donald Trump recess appointments only choice with Democrat obstruction


Trump may miss North Korea briefing at White House


Dealmaker in Chief? More like the Backdown President.


White House, GOP lawmakers said to be nearing a health-care deal with the Freedom Caucus


100 days of the GOP eating its own


White House Declines to Provide Flynn Documents to Top Oversight Lawmakers


Media fixate on claims of Russia scandal at White House briefing


Sabers rattle amid Korean standoff, White House to brief senators


The Flynn Story Isn’t Going Away


Priebus calls 9th  Circuit 'bananas,' says administration will prevail on sanctuary cities (White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus)


Priebus: Blame Democrats if budget doesn't pass Congress


The biggest story of Trump’s first 100 days? His survival


What the other Washington thinks of President Trump


Priebus: Syria, China moves part of 'Trump Doctrine' 





US just lost a trade battle with Mexico




Yahoo discloses $187-million exit pay package for Marissa Mayer and $97-million Snapchat holding



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