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Thursday, May 4, 2017





In Today’s Issue: 




Planned Parenthood and ACLU Sue to Keep Aborting Babies After 20 Weeks in Iowa


Obamacare Bill Temporarily Reduces Funding for Planned Parenthood


Kentucky Pregnancy Center Raises Over $100K to Fuel Mobile Ultrasound, New Location


Planned Parenthood in 1952: “Abortion Kills Life”


Nebraska Deletes Budget Provision to Defund Planned Parenthood


Hillary Clinton Claims Planned Parenthood Holds Morality's 'Higher Ground'


House Passes Bill to Defund Planned Parenthood Abortion Biz


Woman Who Had Nine Abortions Sees Last Baby: "She was absolutely hysterical"


President Trump Signs Religious Freedom Order Protecting Little Sisters of the Poor From Obama Abortion Mandate


Dems creating divide with constituents ... over abortion


Planned Parenthood Clinic Stops Abortions Because It Can’t Find Anyone to Kill Babies in Abortions


More proof that abortion *is* what Democrats mean by ‘the economy’


Irony: Planned Parenthood CEO Cecile Richards Says “I Don’t Think Abortion Should be Politicized”


Pelosi Widens Gap With Perez on Pro-Life Democrats: ‘You Think I’m Kicking Them Out?’  (House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-California)


Tennessee Legislature Passes Bill to Ban Late-Term Abortions on Unborn Babies


Why won’t Democrats let antiabortion progressives under their tent?


Ohio Bill Would Ban Dismemberment Abortions Tearing Babies Limb From Limb


Groups Sues to Block Iowa Abortion Measure Set to Be Enacted


Why I Won't Stop Talking About My Abortion


Tennessee, Iowa close to banning abortions after 20 weeks


Watch Dr. Willie Parker Destroy The Myth That Abortion Is Dangerous


What It’s Like Being an Abortion Provider in California


Abortion clinics in Texas haven’t reopened, and it’s causing real damage to real women





Afghanistan’s ex-president calls Islamic State group ‘US product’


Can This Provincial Warlord Scale in Kabul?


Hekmatyar Urges Taliban 'Brothers' To End War, Offers To Mediate Talks   (Notorious former Afghan warlord Gulbuddin Hekmatyar has called on his Taliban "brothers" to end their insurgency and offered to mediate talks between the militant group and with the government.)


At Least 14 Media Workers Killed In Afghanistan Since 2016, Watchdog Says





‘Hit them with a stick’: Algeria PM tells wives to make their husbands vote


UN rights chief warns of 50K at risk in South Sudan


EU Force Maintains Pirate Watch Off Somalia


A Different Face Of Libya


Has China Become Africa’s New Colonial Overlord?


Breakthrough Libya talks appear to yield deal between rival factions


Inequality, drought and the deadly fight for precious grazing land in Kenya




American Airlines to squeeze seats closer together on new planes


California family booted from Delta Air Lines flight after refusing to give up son's seat



ASX sinks on metals meltdown


Australian dollar taken to the cleaners


Sick: Business Creates Jewelry From Human Embryos Left Over From IVF


What type of reception should Malcolm Turnbull expect when he meets Donald Trump?  (Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull)


Australia wins landmark WTO tobacco packaging case, reports


Teacher at prestigious private school on child porn charges after upskirting discovery


Young Ballarat woman dies suddenly from meningococcal disease


Australian nurses on the frontline at Mosul


Trump to meet Australian prime minister in NYC


Mother 'not responsible' for killing eight children in Australia


Australia’s Immoral Preference for Christian Refugees





Ford beats out VW for first time in years as Europe’s top car


Demonized: Automotive News Doesn’t Like Deplorables





New York City collects nearly a billion in fines last year  


The Grass Gets Greener: New Data Tells Old Story of Public-Employee Greed  (California)




Toronto stock market sheds 146 points as oil prices drop to a five-month low


Landlord violated Muslim tenants’ rights for not respecting prayer time: Human rights tribunal


Canada recalls gin after alcohol level found to be 77 percent


Ontario teacher admits she put legs behind her head in front of students: 'I'm not ashamed'


Canada must look beyond U.S. in face of Trump’s trade threats, Poloz says


Why Canada may have missed the boat on building a viable LNG industry


Toronto island residents brace themselves to weather the storm


'I'm a racist?'; Ont. landlord deemed human rights violato


Ottawa urged to give charities more freedom to speak out


Central and Eastern Canada brace for rain and flooding


Ontario vows to act on solitary confinement limits in new report


Tenant of Cdn slain in Belize in custody: Report


As lifespans increase, Canadians need to learn self-sufficiency





Museum of the Bible prepares for DC opening





Puerto Rico declares bankruptcy. Here's how it's going to unfold 




Two detained after couple found strangled to death in Belize





Jimmy Kimmel’s Moving Story Shows Why Private Charity Trumps Government




MLK handwritten speech nets $382K in auction




Colbert reuniting with ‘Daily Show’ pals amid war with Trump




China, North Korea in talks over 'compensation package' to dump nuke, missile programs: report


Beijing reacts after North Korea blasts 'ego-driven' China


Communist China Using Interpol to Hunt Down Its Enemies Abroad


 Chinese supercomputers threaten U.S. security


China Xi Jinping must calm Hong Kong fears, says former governor   (Communist Chinese dictator Xi Jinping)


Dust storm blows across north China




Report Finds North Korean Elites Increasingly Oppose Kim’s Rule  (Communist North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un)


N. Korea issues criticism on China amid nuke dispute


Cornered: Communist North Korea plays the Moscow card ... and the Seoul card


N. Korea nuclear test site shows continued activity


North Korea defector hails Trump's tough stance on hostile country


North Korea is building mysterious artificial islands that would be perfect for missile launches





Repeal Obamacare in the House and force Senate Democrats to defend it


Congress to Trump Admin: Recognize Jerusalem as Being Part of Israel


Why Conservatives Are Unhappy With the Final Spending Bill


Congress to Pass Fresh Sanctions on North Korea as Nuke Threat Hits Critical Stage


Spending bill 'does not reflect Republican values'


This tax plan would throw Democrats into chaos


Two Last Obama-Era Rules Worth Saving From the G.O.P.


The 1 reason Obamacare's not gone already (GOP tug-of-war over disastrous health-care takeover.)




'Mandatory' Federal Health Care Spending Now Tops $1,000,000,000,000




Family of boy killed on world's tallest water slide will get $20 million


Trial to expose radical Islamic agents embedded in U.S.


Cops: MS-13 gang members charged in machete attack


Seven bounty hunters charged with murder after they opened fire on the WRONG car in a Walmart parking lot - killing an innocent father and injuring another three 




Patron kills man accused of shooting bar employee


Sexy Instagram model accused of robbing banks


Obsessed admirer yelled 'you know who I am' at 20-year-old 'who he had never even dated' and then shot her dead at Texas college before killing himself as terrified witnesses fled for their lives


Teacher accused of having sex with student, buying gun for robberies


2 Fatal Police Shootings Yield 2 Different Results


NYC transit worker, mother of 6, shot dead in street


Woman Calling Herself ‘Hillary Clinton’ Arrested for Driving Under the Influence, Eluding Police


Woman drove around with newborn's corpse, police say




New Evidence Bolsters Probability that Hillary Clinton Was Hacked


Why Wasn't Huma Abedin Charged for Verifiable, Criminal Mishandling of Classified Material?


New Biography: Obama Dumped White Girlfriend Because Her Race Was a Political Liability


Obama's $400K speech could prompt law change


Dem Billionaire Warren Buffett Urged to Disclose Company’s Political Spending


Now we know: Bill Clinton cost his wife the presidency


De Blasio may be the first mayor to defend public corruption (Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio)





Report: Poor DHS Tech Causes HUGE Visa Backlog, May Threaten National Security


DHS Uncovered More Than 60 Cross-Border Tunnels along Mexican Border Used for Smuggling




HUD Watchdog Hid 14 Fraud Reports From Public=>Rapists and Murderers Illegally Living in HUD-Funded Homes


Don’t Make Housing for the Poor Too Cozy, Carson Warns  (Secretary of Housing and Urban Development  Dr Ben Carson)





One-in-Three Think Feds Own Too Much Land





DOJ Clears Baton Rouge Officers in Alton Sterling Shooting Death


Woman found guilty and faces year in jail for laughing at Jeff Sessions (US Attorney General Jeff Sessions)


If the U.S. government won't fight to end police shootings, who will?


Family of Alton Sterling speaks out after feds close probe into cops





Wall Street ends flat as health bill passes; energy slammed


Stocks end little changed as oil drop, health-care vote make for choppy market


Oil Rout Damps Stock Gains as Bonds, Dollar Slip: Markets Wrap


Asian stocks retreat, dollar holds gains on hawkish Fed statement


Aussie and China Shares Drop, S. Korea Bucks Trend: Markets Wrap


Euro jumps as U.S. data disappoint, ‘Frexit’ worries fade


Apple to invest $1B in U.S. manufacturing fund


State Farm to Displace 4,200 Workers, Exit 11 Locations


US unemployment benefits drop 19,000 to 238,000  


The Class of 2017 is finally back to 2007 wages


A Cautionary Tale From Texas About How Cities Hide Debt And Deflate The Economy


Gold sinks to a 7-week low


Why the Retail Crisis Could Be Coming to American Groceries


Even as stocks climb, bonds haven’t priced in global growth and inflation




Biracial UT pageant winner slammed as 'not black enough' on Twitter


American flag flap forces Virginia high school students to show their patriotism


Brooklyn Principal Is Under Investigation For Pushing Communism


Who Cares About Janet Napolitano’s Worthless Apology To CA Legislators?


How College Students Are Being Misled About ‘Sustainable’ Agriculture


Cornell University Offers Trump Bashing 101 To Students


Potemkin Universities


Hostility on Campus  (A heads-up to parents of college-bound kids.)


Pushing Public Higher Ed Boundaries (Purdue’s deal for Kaplan U trades a long-term business relationship for low up-front costs while raising worries -- especially among faculty groups -- about blurred lines between public and private higher ed.)


White supremacist activity on the rise on college campuses


‘Running Out the Clock’ on Grad Unions? (Graduate student union bids at private institutions have succeeded, flopped and been challenged since a major NLRB decision last summer -- but none thus far has resulted in a contract for student workers.)


As Promised: YAF Sues Berkeley for Free Speech Violations  (Students at Berkeley have the right to hear diverse viewpoints.)


De Blasio checks the bathroom box  (Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio (D) is creating a new “safe space” for city students — by installing single-stall bathrooms in every public school. Still missing is any real word on how much... )


College offers anti-Trump class with 'strategies for resistance'


‘Universities and Their Cities’ (Author discusses new book about the relationship between higher education and the localities where institutions live.)


Why New York kids will soon look a lot smarter


A Student Paper Under Fire  (Hutchinson Community College student journalists say they are being squelched. The journalism professor who advises the paper has been suspended.)


13 reasons why a conversation about rape culture is as important as one about suicide


Building ‘Harvard of Africa’  (Founder discusses his plans for a transcontinental university.)


Ann Coulter and campus outrage


Painting once relegated to a Milwaukee school's storage room sells for $516,500


High school girl has best response to fat-shaming bullies




Trump’s Blank Check to Sisi  (Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi)


ISIS Sinai And Its Relations With The Local Population – Part II: Establishing ISIS Rule In Sinai – Enforcing Islamic Law





Hillary’s Defeat Tour Will Never End


David Axelrod fires back at Hillary Clinton: ‘Comey didn’t tell her not to campaign in Wisconsin’


FactCheck: Clinton Falsely Claims That Trump Was Not Asked Debate Questions About Job Creation In 2016


No, Hillary -- the main reason you lost is... you





2020 plans? Hillary goes to war (again) with Trump




Oil prices drop 5% as Libyan output risks ease


Energy Prices


Donald Trump’s Very Good Idea: Raise the Gas Tax


Exxon Mobil's outdated equipment and procedures led to Torrance explosion, agency says




Flint families risk losing homes after refusing to pay for dirty water




Ukraine Tries Ex-President Yanukovych In Absentia For Treason


Ukraine: Inquiry into 94-year-old Jewish veteran over nationalist's death in 1952





European stocks end at almost 21-month high after earnings deluge


George Soros is a ‘large-bodied predator:’ Hungary’s Prime Minister won’t surrender


EU Seeks to Ward Off New Refugee Crisis


Thousands In Romania Protest New Move To Pardon Acts Of Corruption


Hungary: Group calls for closure of state homes for disabled


Italy's vaccine debate heats up as scandal, politics collide


Cancer girl receives more than 33,000 cards from strangers  (Netherlands)




Catholic Leader Shocked and Devastated That Catholic Hospital Will Euthanize Patients (Brussels, Belgium)




Biden on cancer research, "bizarre" Trump budget cuts  (Vice-President Joseph R Biden Jr (D)




Report: FBI Investigating Bernie Sanders' Wife


Obama Era Propaganda Program to Expand According to Comey Testimony (FBI Director James Comey)


FBI Chief to Face More Questions on Russia's Activities During Election


Faux Outrage and Melodrama over Comey’s Pre-Election Letter


FBI Director Comey Defends Handling of Clinton Investigation  (FBI Director James Comey)


No regrets: Comey defends timing of disclosures of FBI investigations into Clinton, Russia 


Comey: Lynch meeting Bill Clinton on tarmac tainted probe


Jim Comey calls out his pro-Hillary critics


James Comey Is ‘Mildly Nauseous’ About the Election. It’s Not Enough.


FBI translator who married ISIS terrorist refuses to talk about tryst


FBI Found Classified Emails on Weiner's Laptop






FCC Chair Ajit Pai: We Will Investigate Colbert’s Vulgar Comments If We Get Complaints (Video)


Restoring internet freedom





BofA's Moynihan Says Breaking Up Banks Would Hurt U.S. Interests




Le Pen’s father slams her performance in French debate


Jihadis Call For Attacks In France Ahead Of Final Round Of Presidential Elections – A Review


Obama Endorses French Presidential Candidate Emmanuel Macron


The 5 sharpest insults from Wednesday night's French election debate


What happens now: French presidential election race enters crunch time


France rejects rule forcing foreign builders to speak French


French prosecutors open probe after Le Pen's 'Bahamas bank account' slur against Macron


Could Marine Le Pen beat the odds and win the French election?


French election: Macron 'most convincing' in final debate


Presidential Debate in France Quickly Turns Vicious


France’s stopgap election


France’s presidential front-runner is 39; his wife is 64. French women say it’s about time.




GMO 2.0: A New Kind of Modified Food Escapes Regulation




German Intelligence Agency Expects More Cyberattacks Before Election


Germany: Muslim migrant murders convert from Islam to Christianity in front of her children


Holocaust memorial stones at last allowed in Bavarian city


Amazon brings online supermarket to Germany, stirring up worries for competition


How Far to the Right Is Alice Weidel? (The lead candidate for the Alternative for Germany in this fall's parliamentary elections doesn't have a resume typical of a right-wing populist.)





Trump hears multiple reasons to leave Paris climate accord, few to remain


Fasten your seat belts: Climate change will make turbulence worse


Trump wants to leave the Paris agreement. That would be a huge mistake.





Google Docs warning: There's a phishing scam going around




How many Americans does Obamacare kill each day?


Aetna Faces Obamacare Profitability Headwinds, Hints At Exiting More Exchanges in 2018


Iowa Obamacare program on verge of collapse as congressional uncertainty takes its toll


Jimmy Kimmel’s obscene lies about kids & medical care


How Jimmy Kimmel transformed the health-care debate





Measles outbreak sickens dozens of Minnesota Somalis


Survey: Doctors get money, gifts from drugmakers


Georgia losing patience with drug treatment tourists


"Superbug" fungus strikes hospitals in several states





ObamaCare replacement bill approved in House


House passes Obamacare replacement bill


Nuts: Republicans Pass American Health Care Act, Democrats Say They'll Be Responsible For Murdering Americans


Rep. Gowdy Says Congress May Subpoena Susan Rice (US Representative of South Carolina Trey Gowdy (R)


U.S. House Intelligence Committee has 'successful' Russia hearing


Republican health care bill: What's in it?


How the Republican bill would change Obamacare


Congressman's Profanity-Laced Rant Against GOP's Health Care Process


Gingrich: House Voting on a 'Better Bill' After Negotiations


Republicans’ health-care bill could be in danger ... again


House Republicans to vote on Obamacare repeal and replace plan


Maxine Waters: Trump is 'a disgusting, poor excuse of a man'  (US Representative of California Maxine Waters (D)


Maxine Waters putting her 'career on the line' to resist Trump


California's House Republicans are crucial to the healthcare vote. More than half are undecided


Chaffetz signals he will target Obama's pension (US Representative of Utah Jason Chaffetz (R)


Ossoff sought US Chamber endorsement for Georgia special election, risking left-wing support


House approves roughly $1.1 trillion spending bill, paving the way for Senate to meet deadline


House approves spending bill, rejects Trump budget cuts


Former Clinton, Obama Policy Adviser Launches Congressional Campaign


Why key Republican holdouts are now flipping to ‘yes’ on health care





The Left’s Parallel Justice System (Selective prosecution to protect criminal aliens from deportation.)




ISRO countdown begins, PM Modi’s South Asia satellite dream set for launch from Sriharikota today


Four robberies in three days: Why ‘militants’ are targeting banks in Kashmir


Crop fires reduced, Delhi air quality better this year


Action first, talk later: Army chief hints at revenge for beheading of Indian s...


J&K: Anti-terrorists drive involved 4000 troops


Four Maoists 'responsible for' Sukma attack fall in security net


India’s growth must reflect in Army upgrade: Army chief


Iran delay in oilfield contract leads to cracks in Tehran-Delhi ties


At United Nations, India says it’s a secular country with no state religion


My Biz: India goes for gold and bucks global trend to record 15% rise


U.S., Germany slam India for new funding norms




Analysis: The Iranian regime’s unstoppable path to nuclear weapons


Hopes Fade As Iran Mine Explosion Death Toll Climbs To 35


Iran Denounces Saudi Refusal To Engage In Dialogue As 'Destructive'


Iran attempted missile launch from submarine, US officials say


Iran miners killed trying to save trapped colleagues





Three Out Of Four Christians Have Fled Iraq For Their Lives And That Number Continues To Grow


Rev. Graham: Iranian Militias In Iraq Say, 'After We Kill Isis, We're Going to Kill Americans'


Iraq, US in talks to keep troop presence after ISIS


Spokesman: Iraqi Forces Launch New Push in Mosul's West




Did Farrakhan get his wish? Police 'ambushes' soar across U.S.




Israeli-“Palestinian” Arab Conflict Briefing     (Thursday, May 4, 2017)


'Abbas Tells Trump 'We Are Raising Our Youth, Our Children, Our Grandchildren On A Culture Of Peace' – But The Facts On The Ground Are That PA Is Educating Children To Violence Against Israel (“Palestinian” Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas)


Trump: I’ll visit Israel, after meeting Muslim leaders in Saudi Arabia


The Travelogue Continues: Abbas, Putin to Meet May 11  (Russian President Vladimir V Putin)


Why Bernie Sanders defending Israel on Al-Jazeera is a big deal (US Senator of Vermont Bernard Sanders (I-Socialist)


Israeli Prison Service continues to transfer, coerce prisoners to end strike


PA official rejects ‘insane’ demand to stop paying terrorists


PM Denies Existence of Terrorist Salary Agreement with PA  (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)


PM pans Abbas for falsely telling Trump ‘Palestinians teach peace’


Embassy move nixed - or just delayed?  (US officials say Ambassador to Israel David Friedman will be working from Tel Aviv, at least initially, but living in Jerusalem.)


Trump removes tweet saying it was ‘honor’ to host Abbas


Texas, Israel, to Cooperate in Developing Water Technology


In the Palestinian hunger strike, politics is only half the story


Palestinians and the ‘battle of empty stomachs’


IDF: Terrorists stashed M-16 in child’s ‘Dora the Explorer’ bed


Report: Nabil Shaath Equates Terrorist Prisoners with IDF Soldiers (Israel Defense Forces)


Netanyahu warns Israel not bound by 2015 Iranian nuke deal


Israeli forces injure journalists during Bethlehem solidarity march


In Trump Abbas-meet, hope springs eternal as peace prospects run dry


Netanyahu: Looking Forward to Talking Peace with Trump


Abbas: I wanted to meet Netanyahu in Moscow, but he ‘didn’t show up’


Netanyahu prosecutor criticizes PM’s ‘friends’


Nearly half of US states oppose BDS – thanks to Bal Harbour?  (Minnesota became 19th  state to ban BDS, with 3 more on the way. Florida village Bal Harbour was the first town to oppose BDS, 18 months ago.)


Mr. Abbas goes to Washington... and gets a boost


Police: Palestinian attempts to stab officer in Hebron, is shot


Paradigm shift on a two-state solution


Egypt to open Rafah crossing with Gaza in one direction for 3 days


German president decides not to meet with Breaking the Silence


One Wounded in Gush Etzion Stoning


Arab Israeli city rocked by wave of violence


Israeli forces fire tear gas, bullets at Palestinian hospital in Ramallah 


Former minister: If Trump deal fails, we need to block one-state scenario


Mahmoud Abbas is personally responsible for the high salaries to terrorists (“Palestinian” Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas)


Putin & Trump discuss Iranians on Israel’s border (Russian President Vladimir V Putin)


Why the U.S. should not back ‘Palestine’


Why opening the White House doors to Mahmoud Abbas is a losing proposition for Mideast peace  (“Palestinian” Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas)


Dem NYC Councilman Defends Palestinian Terrorist: She Was ‘Fighting for Their Freedom’


Two Obama Vets Explain Just How Anti-Israel Their Peace Process Was





This Is How Insane the Left is Becoming




Trump’s Tweets Don’t Excuse Media Ignoring Obama Surveillance Story


MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski Are Engaged


In Conservative Prime Time, It’s Now Fox and Enemies


Fox’s Unfamiliar but Powerful Television Rival




My Medicaid, My Life




Fears of Trump spur near-record cash transfers from US to Mexico


Mexico’s Drug Violence Spikes Again


Nobody can find El Chapo’s fortune





Al-Qaeda Claims It Is Fighting Alongside U.S.-backed Coalition in Yemen


Trilateral UAE-Saudi-Yemen committee holds first meeting


Yemen hunger crisis leaves refugee chief 'shocked to the bones'





Navy Sub's Overheating Motor First Glitch in $126 Billion System


U.S. Military: ‘Fewer Than a Thousand Fighters Left’ in Mosul


Information Assurance: The U.S. Military's Growing Need for What Commercial SATCOM Providers Offer


Russian bombers, fighter jets fly near Alaska, prompting Air Force escort


Pentagon Pulls Security Clearance of Trump White House Aide


Veterans Affairs' Shulkin considering closing over 1,100 facilities


Pentagon: Terrorists Threatening To Control 40% Of Afghanistan


Why Stars & Stripes lives on           


Marine recruit needed skin grafts to treat chemical burns, documents reveal


Budget Deal Includes $18 Million to ‘Battle Misogyny’ in Marine Corps


Embattled Army secretary nominee's supporters say he's being targeted because of his faith


More online scammers stealing servicemember identities to lure women


Lt. Col. Thorsness, Medal of Honor recipient in Vietnam, dies at 85


Delving into the bloody history of Harpers Ferry


U.S. Navy ships operate in the Sea of Japan


EC-130H focuses on electronic warfare against Islamic State




America Needs Modernized Missile Defense to Counter Serious North Korea Threat




New video shows Cassini's first Saturn Grand Finale dive





Did Obama give government agencies the power to harass the unredacted?





Enjoy rainbow coloured produce, consume A LOT of fish oil and focus on good fats: The best foods to eat to ensure beautiful, glowing skin





Pakistani Hospital Forces Christian Employees To Blaspheme Christ Every Day Or Be Fired


Boy, 10, killed in attempted blasphemy lynching in Pakistan


Pakistan urged Iran to join hands with Pakistan





China's Xi hails ties with Philippines as Duterte cools on US (Communist Chinese dictator Xi Jinping/(President Rodrigo Duterte)


Trump’s Invitation to Rodrigo Duterte Makes Sense 




Political talk is causing problems at work




Man convicted in plot to murder LAPD detective is granted parole, will be released in days 




The bolder attacks on religious freedom




The Economic Plan for Putin's Next Term Is Already Set  (Russian President Vladimir V Putin)


Poll: Number Of Russians Who Would Vote For Putin Slips Below 50 Percent


Spokesman: Iraqi Forces Launch New Push in Mosul's West


Half of Russians Consider Themselves To Be Poor, Study Finds


Trump warms to taking Putin help in Syria


Russian City Under Fire Over Paper's Homophobic Slur, Blames Hackers For 'False' Apology


New Russian airliner set to take on Airbus and Boeing


Putin Has a New Secret Weapon in Syria: Chechens


Russian Defense Ministry's Sixth Conference on International Security– Part I


Russia ready to extend oil production cut agreement with OPEC — minister

Russia In The World – Russia-Latin America Relations





Report: Trumpcare Dead On Arrival In The Senate


Senate passes government funding bill


Senate Republicans Will NOT Vote on House Bill, Plans To Draft Their Own


Two GOP Legislators Propose American Replacement Bill, Plus Amnesty  (US Senator of Wisconsin Ron Johnson (R)


Senate Republicans brace for leadership scramble


 Manchin: Trump voters will know Republicans took their health coverage away (US Senator of West Virginia Joe Manchin III (D)


Dianne Feinstein Says She Has Not Seen Evidence Of Trump-Russia Collusion [Video] (US Senator of California Dianne Feinstein (D)


House healthcare bill faces Senate makeover


Susan Rice refuses to testify in Senate probe of Russian influence on 2016 election  


Sen. Dianne Feinstein urges Susan Rice to reconsider rejecting invitation to testify  (US Senator of California Dianne Feinstein (D)


Democrats push law to limit Trump’s use of nuclear weapons


The Senate filibuster may trigger a constitutional crisis


Elizabeth Warren: 'I wonder if America will ever be ready for a male president again'  (US Senator of Massachusetts Elizabeth Warren (D)




Almost 6 in 10 Teens Take a Break from Social Media


Facebook Live: Zuckerberg adds 3,000 more moderators in wake of murders


Hero Georgia deputies save teen as he tries to kill himself on Facebook Live after viewers call 911




SSA Paid Widow’s Benefits to Wife Who Killed Husband




Video from Brazil: Muslim migrants throw homemade bomb at anti-Migration Law protesters




S. Korea's likely next president warns US not to meddle in election


Kospi closes record-high, offsets strong dollar


TV Debates Sway Voter Support


Ahn kicks off nationwide rallies to boost sluggish popularity


Hottest May Temperatures in 85 Years


[From the scene] Koreans flock to early voting booths


No renegotiations on THAAD expenses: Acting President Hwang





Explosions rock Madrid: Blasts at hazardous waste plant leave at least 15 injured in Spain


Fire and explosions rock chemical factory in Spain





Red Sox ban fan for racial slur at another fan in Fenway Park


An unsigned Colin Kaepernick is a bad sign for NFL


Wilmer Flores thought it was a mosquito bite — then it got scary


Raiders' stadium in Las Vegas has deep ties to gambling industry


Billionaire’s interest in Marlins ‘bad news’ for Jeter and Jeb


LeBron upset with brewery over viral beer photo


Cowboys VP says NFL needs new marijuana policy


NHL Scoreboard


MLB Scoreboard


NBA Scoreboard






16 children in hospital, motorist dead, after school bus crash in Las Vegas


Historic flooding affects multiple states


Colorado animal sanctuary sparks outrage after euthanizing all of its animals


Locals, Conservatives Protest ‘Racist’ Voting Districts in Southern California


"Sanctuary city" ban passes Texas Legislature


Busted Ex-ACORN Employee Fighting NH Voter Registration Reform  (New Hampshire politicians are pushing to reform the state's same-day voter registration.)


Family says officer was sent by God after pulling 4-year-old from pond  (Kansas)


Multiple dead after SUV speeds through crowded auto auction  (Massachusetts)


More rain hits Missouri after deadly weekend flooding


Massive fireball after dramatic small plane crash caught on video  (California)





The State Department Deserves Better


Tillerson: Pushing human rights abroad 'creates obstacles' to US interests  (US Secretary of State Rex W Tillerson)


Tillerson 'Emphatic' About Need to Halt South China Sea Buildup


Tillerson plans big changes for State Department





Girl who suffered from anorexia leaves devastating suicide notes





Rumors surround Justice Kennedy exit





PKK, sorry YPG, is part of Syrian Democratic Forces: US commander


Russia, Iran, Turkey sign Syria 'de-escalation zones'




Prickly questions loom for Taipei over N. Korea ties


Authorities launch probes of cram school teacher


Committee approves pension reforms


DPP touts economy in Tsai’s first year (President Tsai Ing-wen)


Ministry tracks Chinese warships in Pacific Ocean


FDA finds drug ingredients in cosmetic, care products





Santa Fe Voters Reject Michael Bloomberg’s Soda Tax


Political spending on Santa Fe soda tax exceeds other cities





Colbert responds to backlash over Trump jokes


Shut up, Jimmy Kimmel, you elitist creep





Thai rights lawyer faces up to 150 years in prison for royal insult





Russia, Turkey agree on everything except tomatoes


Syrian woman named ‘Turkey’ names son after President Erdoğan


Turkey will see single-digit inflation by end of 2017: Deputy PM


Greece blocks extradition of all eight Turkish coup soldiers for second time


Turkey hits PKK targets in northern Iraq


Arrested Turks linked to ISIL, Malaysian police claims


Participation in PKK down by 90 pct: Interior ministry


Two children killed after police vehicle crashes into house in Turkey’s southeast


Nearly 3,900 Gülenist ‘imams’ in Turkish police, new list shows


Deadly ISIL bomb attack suspect threatens families of victims in hearing in Ankara





SEIU Pulls Out of GWU  (Cancels unionization bid on eve of vote.)





FTSE 100 ends higher; HSBC jumps after earnings


As Church of England prepares to accept gay ‘marriage,’ conservative group offers another option


Prince Philip to retire from public life


The Vault holds the cards as Gibraltar weighs Brexit


‘Praise God it’s not Russia this time!’ Embassy trolls May over Brussels election meddling claim


What mandate for Theresa May?  (British Prime Minister Theresa May)


Queen Elizabeth's entire staff is called to a 'highly unusual' emergency meeting at Buckingham Palace - but mystery surrounds the reason why


May goes ‘full Donald Trump’ with attack on EU officials  (British Prime Minister Theresa May)


British leader accuses E.U. officials of meddling in upcoming election


Scotland ‘could have stayed in EU and UK’ post-Brexit


Toddler locks himself in car, thinks being rescued is hilarious


Edinburgh ranked second in the world for quality of life


Voters to head for local election polls


London Police urge schools to install metal detectors to help stop knife crime


Man held in Cambodia child abuse probe


NHS Hospital waiting lists 'will rise above 5 million' as targets slide


Woman lay dead under car for days


Alcohol Baby boomers warned over intake as hospital admissions soar


Are Britons falling out of love with booze?


Buy a home, get a car free Offers galore as London estate agents struggle to sell


Violent crime 'moving into homes'


Parents appeal against high court ruling to end baby’s life support


Student guilty of planting Tube bomb


Brexit EU immigration 'likely to continue for some years'


More time to quiz Westminster suspect


Tyneside 'Cultish' neighbours tortured and killed man, jury told


Four people arrested over murder of insurance boss shot dead at £1m home in 'botched burglary'


Bionic hand 'sees and grabs' objects


Dorset Two men and a woman arrested over businessman's death





UN expert seeks urgent review of Saudi terrorism law 




Plaque on New York City street honors French Nazi collaborator


In Democratic NYC, at least some cops are on the Trump train




The Unholy Alliance Between George Soros and Pope Francis





Venezuela Is Turning into Libya


Tear gas, flames and 35 dead as Venezuela crisis flares


Lewandowski’s firm quietly inked deal with Venezuela-owned company


Armored Car Hits Crowd as Venezuela Riots Leave 300 Injured


Chaos Looms Over Venezuela





Daily Presidential Tracking Poll


Wonderful! President Trump Invites Persecuted Nuns to Stage During Speech on Religious Freedom!


'Clinton Cash' Author Sounds The Alarm Over Jared Kushner's Ties To George Soros


Trump calls out Rice for refusal to testify to Congress


Do Voters Miss Obama?


Trump attacks 'fake news' media while congratulating Fox News


Here's what Trump's "religious liberties" executive order will do


Trump to visit the Vatican on first foreign trip as president


Bannon’s Whiteboard: WH Populist Nationalist Agenda


Trump announces trip to Saudi Arabia, Israel, Vatican

Trump to Relax Tax Rules for Churches Active in Politics


Trump to sign executive order making it easier for churches to support political candidates


Is the Trump Presidency Getting More Normal?


Pulling the administrative state off autopilot


Stephen King: Trump's nuclear ability 'worse than any horror story I ever wrote'


WH defends new amendment to GOP health care bill


Trump has a dangerous disability


Trump: Crazy Like a Fox, or Just Crazy?


Introducing the Trump Rule: Ignore every proposal he makes


White House responds to Jimmy Kimmel's health care monologue



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