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Friday, July 7, 2017

 

CELEBRATING 241 YEARS OF LIBERTY AND FREEDOM  

 

 

In Today’s Issue: 

 

ABORTION

 

Abortion Activist Re-Files Bogus Charges Against David Daleiden for Exposing Planned Parenthood

 

MLK niece: Free abortions for illegals is 'eugenic racism'

 

Let’s Stop With the ‘Abortion is Healthcare’ Nonsense

 

Abortion could soon be fully covered by insurance in Oregon

 

Abortions in Louisiana Drop 4% as Almost 400 Babies Saved From Abortion

 

Missouri Gov. Greitens expands call for abortion legislation

 

Tobin: Abortion, anti-immigrant rhetoric both 'brutalize' the American heart (Cardinal Joseph W Tobin of Newark, NJ)

 

These pro-life activists are my heroes. Here’s your chance to meet them.

 

Abortion Clinic CEO: “Contraception Can’t Stop Abortion … Abortion is Birth Control Women Need”  (London, England)

 

New Study Shows Birth Control and Contraception Don’t Cut Abortions  (London, England)

 

Half of abortions due to failed contraception - new report  (Britain)

 

British Medical Association Votes to Legalize Abortions Up to Birth

 

AFGHANISTAN

 

White House limiting number of troops to Afghanistan: report

 

 

AFRICA

 

Nigerian Catholic Archbishop Declares ‘If You Care About Christ Then Stop Complaining About Islam, Pick Up Your Cross And Start Evangelizing Muslims’

 

South Africa condemned by ICC for failing to arrest Sudan's president

 

PR company 'sorry' for S Africa campaign

 

Niger army kills 14 civilians by mistake

 

 

AIRLINES

 

Flight forced to land after passenger tries to enter cockpit

 

 

ANTI-SEMITISM

 

 Family may leave anti-Semitic graffiti uncovered

 

ASIA

 

No halt to abuses in Vietnam

 

 

AUSTRALIA

 

ASX ends turbulent week lower

 

Australian Dollar Advances Against Majors

 

End of multi-year bond rally a threat to the ASX

 

$152,000 painting stolen from Sydney home

 

South Australia announces Tesla as backer of world's largest battery

 

 

CANADA

 

TSX takes dive as most sectors fall, Canadian dollar up after jobs report

 

Canadian Media Wants More Euthanasia, 100s of Assisted Suicides is Not Enough

 

27,000 Torontonians were arrested for marijuana possession in a decade. What will happen to them?

 

Omar Khadr says government apology 'restores a little bit my reputation'

 

Liberals officially announce Khadr payout and apology

 

Canada: Trudeau government has already quietly paid $10,500,000 to jihad murderer Omar Khadr  (Canadian Prime Minister Prime Minister Justin Trudeau)

 

Vitamin maker Jamieson Wellness makes TSX debut, its shares soar

 

Trudeau to attend meeting with more than 30 U.S. governors

 

Average rent in Toronto passes $2,000 a month, report finds

 

Supreme Court says trial judge made no legal error in acquitting woman who had sex with 14-year-old boy

 

Canadian labour market beats expectations again with 45,300 new jobs in June

 

Trudeau talks kidnapping ransom with G20 leaders

 

Loonie’s rally fading, top forecasters warn

 

 Activists file legal challenge against 'unsafe' refugee pact with US

 

Veteran city councillor Pam McConnell has died at 71

 

How Canada’s police are failing sexual assault victims

 

Boy, 6, dead after being struck by truck while biking in Richmond Hill

 

Four more Indigenous youth take their own lives in Northern Ontario

 

Seeking U.S. ties apart from Trump, Trudeau will be first PM to address governors’ meeting

 

Rex Murphy: Justin Trudeau skips the theme socks for his scheming Omar Khadr apology

 

Lawyer for U.S. soldier’s widow calls for ‘urgent hearing’ on freezing Khadr’s $10.5-million settlement

 

Bret Stephens: Conservative commentary enters the idiot cycle

 

Quebec man charged after allegedly causing disturbance on Sunwing flight to Cuba

 

Racism toward Indigenous people 'a real problem' in Thunder Bay

 

Parents who push their kids into gender exploration need to back off: Teitel

 

CENTRAL AMERICA

 

El Salvador jails teenage rape survivor for 30 years after stillbirth

 

 

COMMUNIST CHINA 

 

Is This the End of China’s Second Housing Bubble?

 

 Chinese court jails author of Tiananmen report: lawyer

 

Chinese, Russian media lock arms to challenge Western press

 

North Korea's Nuclear Threat To The U.S. Is Real — And China's Largely To Blame

 

China wary as US, India and Japan prep for Malabar naval drills

 

China urges GM, Mercedes-Benz and Volkswagen to recall cars with faulty air bags

 

Asking China to 'fix' North Korea is a waste of time

 

 

COMMUNIST CUBA

 

CNN’s Secret Business Links to the Castro Regime

 

COMMUNIST NORTH KOREA

 

The Rubicon Is Crossed in North Korea


Explosions in sky as Pyongyang celebrates ICBM launch

 

North Korea Needs Nukes Because of Its Religion

 

US must have stomach for real sanctions on Pyongyang – and Beijing

 

Is There Still Time for Diplomacy With North Korea?

 

North Korea's assassination sheds light on chemical weapons arsenal

 

Silicon Valley’s Tiny Satellites May Track North Korea Missiles

 

We think North Korea is crazy. What if we’re wrong?

 

North Korea’s missile test was ominous, but a military response could be disastrous

 

North Korea has one big advantage over its adversaries

 

With special forces, U.S. has a unique tool for confronting Kim  (Communist North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un)

 

US seeks North Korean funds from eight big banks

 

US warns Kim Jong-un it is prepared to use its 'considerable military forces' against North Korea

 

 Trump and Kim Jong-un are a match made in heaven that could save us all

 

 

CONGRESS

 

Holy Terrible Tax Plan! Bill To Attack Carried Interest Carries No Water

 

COPORATE AMERICA

 

Amazon cornered Whole Foods into not seeking more bids, filing shows

 

COURTS

 

Illegal immigrant mom accused in stabbing deaths of children, husband smiles in court

 

Officer wounded in ambush sues Black Lives Matter

 

Married teacher allegedly adopted student to have sex with him

 

Charges upgraded in fatal "Pokemon Go" shooting case

 

Fate of 'America's Toughest Sheriff' rests in hands of judge after closing arguments in criminal trial

 

Judge rejects Hawaii bid to exempt grandparents from Trump’s travel ban

 

CRIME IN AMERICA

 

Suspect dead after standoff at bank

 

Two more weirdos arrested for threatening violence against Republicans

 

Dad who said daughter shot herself arrested for murder

 

The Murder of Officer Miosotis Familia—and Those Who Killed Her

 

Teens busted for having sex on beach while crowd cheered

 

A win for charter schools -- and New York's children

 

Politically fueled cop hatred has taken another innocent officer's life

 

Cop killer was a hellraiser in prison

 

CYBER ATTACK

 

Russians Suspected in Hacks Involving Nuclear Site

 

DEATH-PENALTY

 

Death penalty: Virginia executes William Morva using controversial three-drug mixture

 

 

DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL COMMITTEE (DNC)

 

Trump hits Podesta over DNC server; ex-Clinton chair fires back

 

DNC won't release evidence of Seth Rich's WikiLeaks ties

 

DEMOCRATS (MARXISTS)

 

Imposter Mayor  (Fashioning himself as an international progressive hero, Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio has no real interest in the job he was elected to do.)

 

The Democrats’ Soviet Insane Asylum for Trump

 

De Blasio's back to promoting himself and ignoring New York's needs  (Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio)

 

Back to the Center, Democrats

 

Democrats hear calls from younger voters, start to look at next generation for 2020

 

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

 

Beneficiaries of the DeVos Delay (Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos)

 

 

DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

 

Rick Perry offered a ‘little economics lesson.’ It didn’t go so well. (Energy Secretary Rick Perry)

 

 

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

 

Sessions Heads to Gitmo to Address Use of Camp (US Attorney General Jeff Sessions)

 

New holes in Loretta Lynch’s story on the Hillary probe  (Former US Attorney General Loretta Lynch)

 

Hobby Lobby’s smuggling case casts cloud over Museum of the Bible

 

Some ‘sanctuary cities’ have ‘boldly asserted’ they won’t comply with U.S. requests, Justice Dept. says

 

 

DIVORCE

 

US Divorce Rate Dips, but Moral Acceptability Hits New High

 

ECONOMY

 

U.S. stocks notch weekly gains on robust jobs data, tech rebound

 

Wall Street climbs after jobs data as tech, financials rise

 

U.S. Stocks Rebound, Bonds Fall on Economic Data: Markets Wrap

 

Jobs Rebound In June. So How Are The Numbers Stacking Up To Trump's Goals?

 

Treasury yields track higher after upbeat jobs report

 

Government Job Growth in June Outstrips Manufacturing 35 to 1

 

Job growth surged in June, as U.S. economy clips along

 

+220,000 Jobs in June; Record 153,168,000 Employed

 

Dollar strengthens after solid jobs report, books weekly gains

 

Why Economic Bubbles Aren't Always Epic Disasters

 

U.S. Jobs Market Under Trump Looks a Lot Like It Did Under Obama

 

Forty S&P 500 stocks have slumped 20% or more in 2017

 

Asia hit by Wall St. stumble, debt yields spike after ECB minutes

 

Bond Rout Deepens as Asia Stocks Join Global Drop: Markets Wrap

 

How the Growth of E-Commerce Is Shifting Retail Jobs

 

The left’s misleading green jobs claims

 

Gold drops to settle at 4-month low after solid U.S. jobs report

 

First half of 2017 is the strongest US stock markets have seen in years

 

EDUCATION

 

How Undergraduate Research Drives Science Forward

 

A win for charter schools -- and New York's children

 

A new era begins on the L.A. school board, with a pro-charter majority firmly in control

 

Approved L.A. Unified settlement would send money to district's neediest schools

 

Cut Off (Mizzou will ban students from using ID credit cards to buy nonacademic items from campus store, saying it will promote better spending habits. But students can still buy campus massages with their IDs and use their credit cards for other things.)

 

School-Based Health Services and Medicaid in Context: A Better Way to Pay

 

Baylor settles suit that called school "hunting ground"

 

Shaky International Yields  (At undergraduate level, Southern institutions appear to be having a tougher time attracting students from outside the US Nearly half of graduate deans see declines at the master’s level, and 31 percent at the PhD level.)

 

Giving Kids ‘Woke Books’ Will Lead To More Racial Tension, And That’s Deliberate

 

EGYPT

 

Death toll in car bomb, shooting attack in Sinai rises to 26

 

At least 10 Egyptian soldiers killed in Sinai

 

Deadly ambush targets military checkpoint in ISIS stronghold

 

 

ELECTION 2016

 

What does Trump mean when he says 'other countries' hacked the election?

 

Ex-intel chief: 'No evidence whatsoever' anyone but Russia interfered in election

 

 

ELECTION 2020

 

'She just got here': Top Democrat Dianne Feinstein slaps down her junior California senator being talked about as a 2020 contender

 

ENERGY

 

Oil prices drop to lowest finish in almost two weeks

 

Energy Prices

 

Can Trump Use Fracking To Break Putin's Stranglehold On Eastern Europe?  (Russian President Vladimir V Putin)

 

Trump Launched An Energy Revolution While Everyone Was Obsessing On His Tweets

 

Clean energy is a matter of national security; even the military knows it

 

Massive Tesla battery won't prevent crippling blackouts: experts

 

 

ENVIRONMENT

 

State releases plan to clean lead contamination from 2,500 parcels near closed battery recycler Exide  (California)

 

Environment: Texas companies penalized in less than 3% of illegal air pollution cases – report  

 

EURASIA

 

Armenia’s attack on Azerbaijani civilians

 

 

EUROPE

 

More summer sun accelerating Greenland ice melt, study says

 

 

EUROPEAN UNION

 

European stocks fall on stumble in oil prices, central bank concerns

 

Does Europe—Subconsciously—Expect America to Save It Again?

 

The European Union Has a Currency Problem

 

Good News and Bad News From Poland

 

Belgium hunts jihad terror ring after discovery of massive weapons cache and police uniforms

 

Trump’s Foreign Trip Tells a Tale of 2 Europes

 

EU-Japan trade deal sends 'strong message' to Donald Trump

 

Austria: Man who committed gruesome murder of elderly couple turns out to be “radicalized Muslim”

 

EUTHANASIA

 

Luxembourg’s Euthanasia Practice is At Odds With a Respect for Human Rights

 

FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION (FBI) 

 

Slow Justice for Lavoy Finicum

 

 

 

FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION (FCC)

 

Net Neutrality Battle  (Questions about funding and disclosure surround article advocating more economic analysis at the FCC, ahead of major moves by Trump appointees to roll back net neutrality rules.)

 

FEDERAL RESERVE

 

Banking could be at historic turning point with successful stress tests

 

FINANCIAL INDUSTRY

 

U.S. banks face variety of risks, financial performance strong: regulator

 

FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION (FDA)

 

Painkiller maker stops sales at FDA request because of abuse

 

 

FOOD INDUSTRY

 

Campbell Soup Buys Pacific Foods for $700 Million

 

FRANCE

 

Paris evacuates nearly 2,800 migrants from makeshift camps

 

Brexit: France to cut income tax and open international schools to entice London's bankers to Paris

 

France set for weekend traffic misery as school holidays begin amid sizzling heatwave

 

French police destroy 'work of art' thinking it was illegal cannabis plantation

 

French policeman suspected of being Isis follower is charged

 

GAMBLING

 

Legal gambling's big winners are the politicians  (New York)

 

GERMANY

 

Danish intelligence: Merkel’s and Sweden’s refugee policies are endangering Denmark  (German Chancellor Angela Merkel) 

 

Live: Police officer fires 'warning shot' at G20 protesters as world leaders listen to Beethoven

 

Smoke on the water: Hamburg under siege for G20

 

Police call in reinforcements to handle violent G-20 protests

 

Former Audi exec arrested in Munich over 'dieselgate' emissions scam

 

Police Opt for Brute Force in Hamburg

 

How Hamburg's anti-G20 riots were born in West German squats in the 1980s

 

A Lose-Lose Summit for Merkel, Hamburg and the World  

 

Melania Trump prevented from attending G-20 spouse events by Hamburg protests

 

G20 Hell: Hamburg Explodes in Fire, Chaos

 

Merkel's Husband Is Sending Ivanka and Melania Trump to Learn About Climate Change  

 

Merkel Has to Deal With Trump, the Question Is How

 

Berlin attacker jailed for subway kick

 

GLOBAL WARMING

 

Things Get Hot for Michael Mann

 

Climate Disagreement Clouding G-20 Summit

 

1 in 4 Americans believe climate change will lead to human extinction

 

Trump 'doesn't speak for the rest of us,' so California's governor invites the world to a climate summit

 

 

GOP

 

Koch brothers political chief: We're not "beholden" to GOP lawmakers

 

 

GROUP OF TWENTY FINANCE MINISTERS AND CENTRAL BANK GOVERNORS (G-20)

 

Anarchists of G20 Protests ‘Marxist Perfection 101’

 

Trump and Putin’s Man-Off  (Russian President Vladimir V Putin)

 

As Trump sounds dire warnings for G-20, his peers sound optimistic

 

The Memo: Five things to watch in Trump-Putin meeting

 

Trump's eight biggest challenges at the G-20 summit

 

 Trump and Putin are about to meet – there is no guarantee it will go smoothly

 

HEALTH CARE

 

Democrats More Confident Than Republicans in Medical System 

 

HONG KONG

 

China's vast aircraft carrier arrives in HK

A man walks past the Qatar Airways branch in the Saudi capital Riyadh. Photo: June 2016

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

Leftists Claim Paul Ryan Banned Women From Wearing Sleeveless Dresses In Capitol. Nope.  (Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wisconsin) 

 

Questions linger despite Speaker Ryan's town hall 

 

Russia sanctions bill stalls in House before Trump meeting with Putin  (Russian President Vladimir V Putin)  

 

Rep. Elijah Cummings wants Office of Government Ethics chief Walter Shaub to testify before Oversight Committee  (US Representative of Maryland Elijah Cummings (D)

 

 

IMMIGRATION

 

New York Assemblyman calls for deportation of former Nazi guard from US

 

Trump is winning the argument on immigration

 

IMMIGRATION AND CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT (ICE)

 

Irishman who overstayed 90-day visa by more than a DECADE is deported - months after appearing on a national news program to talk about being an illegal immigrant

 

INDIA

 

China hardens stance on Sikkim, rules out Modi-Xi G20 talks  (Prime Minister Narendra Modi/ Communist Chinese dictator Xi Jinping)

 

India and Israel: A New Harmony

 

First Pakistan, Now India: Hindu Terrorists Are Using ‘Anti-Conversion’ Laws To Persecute Christians

 

PM slams Pak terror export, tries to rally nations

 

India will implement Paris climate pact in letter and spirit: PM Narendra Modi

 

India's Ganges and Yamuna rivers are 'not living entities'

 

As India Sends Largest-Ever Fleet For Naval Drills, China Reacts

 

Pakistani honey trap: Akhnoor youth arrested for leaking security info to handler

 

Teen allowed to marry elderly lover after threatening suicide

 

At BRICS, PM Modi and Xi praise each other

 

Sikkim stand-off: Indian troops unlikely to pull back (On the other hand, Communist China refuses to hold any discussion of reducing the tension unless India retreats and withdraws its troops.)

 

 

INDONESIA

 

Teen allowed to marry elderly lover after threatening suicide

 

IRAN

 

U.S. Permanent Resident Imprisoned in Iran Pleas for Release in Audio Recording

 

 

IRAQ

 

The last days inside the shrinking Isis enclave in Mosul's Old City

 

US to equip Iraqis with police stations in a box worth $250,000 each

 

No Escape From Mosul, and Slim Chance of Surrender

 

ISLAM

 

The Rage of Islam

 

 

ISRAEL

 

Israeli-“Palestinian” Arab Conflict Briefing     (Friday, July 7, 2017)

 

At stormy meet, UNESCO declares Hebron an endangered Palestinian site

 

UNESCO Declares Tomb of the Jewish Patriarchs a “Palestinian World Heritage Site”

 

Netanyahu cuts $1 million more from UN budget following UNESCO Hebron vote (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)

 

Israel blasts UN naming Hebron a Palestinian site

 

Israel reacts with disgust and disdain to UNESCO Hebron decision

 

A Video Response to UNESCO’s Lies

 

Hebron Jewish residents call to increase Jewish presence in city following UNESCO vote

 

Does Fatah see new UNESCO resolution as endorsement of violence and terror?

 

Earliest mosaic of Jonah and the whale found in Galilee synagogue

 

Israeli forces injure 2 Palestinians with live fire, tear gas canister during clashes in Gaza

 

Israeli minocracy under Netanyahu

 

Israeli forces injure 6 Palestinians, Korean activist during protest in Kafr Qaddum

 

All about Jewish (dis)unity  (The 4th of July and Israel.)

 

Palestinian sentenced to life in prison after assaulting, murdering tourist

 

PA detains Palestinian journalist for filming Prime Minister's convoy at Israeli checkpoint

 

Israeli accidentally enters Jenin

 

First-Ever Visit By Indian Prime Minister To Israel

 

NGO: 35,000 Palestinians in Gaza still displaced from 2014 war

 

Palestinians Sweltering in Gaza

 

It's official: Israelis love President Trump

 

Five reasons the UNESCO Hebron decision matters to Israel and the world

 

Israel Wants Family Of Palestinian Attacker To Pay Damages 

 

Israel: ‘Shame on’ Germany for comparing Palestinians to Holocaust victims 

 

JAPAN

 

Amelia Earhart conspiracy: Does this newly discovered photo prove female pilot survived plane crash and was captured by the Japanese? 

 

LIBERALISM

 

The high price of liberalism

 

MEDIA 

 

Lake: Julian Assange Joins Trump's War on CNN

 

Reliable Sources: #CNNBlackmail was a ‘far-right narrative’

 

James Clapper Confronts CNN's Narrative... While on CNN (Former Director of National Intelligence James R Clapper)

 

CNN Loses Primetime Weekly Ratings Battle to TLC, Nick-at-Nite

 

Polish President Confirms His Wife Shook Trump’s Hand, Says ‘Let’s Fight Fake News’

 

CNN boss says his reporters are ready to fight Donald Trump and will not let him 'bully and intimidate' them

 

Fox suspends business news host Charles Payne amid sexual harassment allegations

 

Voter fraud commission member gets into heated exchange with MSNBC anchor

 

Sean Hannity Is No William F. Buckley

 

Polish president knocks 'fake news' over wife's Trump handshake

 

Rachel Maddow reveals 'red hot' Trump-Russia document likely a fake, warns other media of possible ploy

 

MEXICO

 

While seated next to President Nieto, Trump says he ‘absolutely’ wants Mexico to pay for the wall

 

Mexican state wants Ford to pay $65M for canceled plant

 

Malnourished 5-year-old found in chains in Mexico may be returned to U.S.

 

At least 28 inmates killed in bloody Mexican prison fight

 

MIDDLE EAST

 

Qatar Misses Deadline, Saudis Say Boycott Will Stand

 

The Qatar Crisis Is an Opportunity for Trump

 

ISIS is close to defeat — but what comes next is a mess

 

 The Qatar crisis has nothing to do with Al Jazeera

 

Saudi-led bloc vows new Qatar measures

 

MILITARY

 

DIA Reveals New Details of Russian Information Warfare

 

US bombers fly over East and South China Seas

 

Hundreds of VA officials fired since Trump's inauguration

 

Virginia: Muslim “obsessed with Islam” tried to join U.S. military to imitate Fort Hood jihad mass murderer

 

Funeral held for Texas sailor killed in USS Fitzgerald collision

 

Soldier facing murder charges for wife's killing guilty of child sexual abuse

 

Airmen who surveil Islamic State militants never get to look away

 

Trump says U.S. has 'pretty severe' response for North Korea, then Mattis says U.S. is no closer to war  (Secretary of Defense James Mattis)

 

Clean energy is a matter of national security; even the military knows it

 

 

MISSILE DEFENSE

 

Thanks, Obama: The U.S. Still Can't Defend Against North Korea Nukes

 

PACIFIC

 

Solomon Islands Pacific Bauxite accused of tricks over mining rights

 

PAKISTAN

 

Chinese whispers after Pakistan’s currency nosedives

 

People would again vote his party into power in 2018: Nawaz Sharif   (Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif)

 

China and Pakistan Military Tests Flank India, Boost Tensions in Asia

 

Haqqani Network operated from Afghanistan not Pakistan: FO

 

PENSIONS

 

As Illinois Goes Bankrupt, Michigan Embraces Bold Pension Reforms

 

POVERTY

 

We know the cure for poverty — but not how to apply it  (New York)

 

PRESCRIPTION DRUGS

 

Could you do more to cut the cost of your prescription drugs?

 

 

 

PRODUCT RECALL  

 

Clif Bar announces recall after nut allergy reports

 

RACISM

 

Latino Activist Says He Faced Racism at Democrat Fundraiser in San Francisco  

 

RADIO

 

Mark Levin: ‘We Are Being Defeated from Within’

 

'It is the end of CNN!' Did Trump just terminate cable news giant?  (Limbaugh: 'How can you not laugh at them? They've become a national joke')

 

RELIGION IN AMERICA

 

CBF seeks direction amid diverse views on LGBT issues

 

RUSSIA

 

Trump presses Putin on Syria, US election meddling in first meeting  (Russian President Vladimir V Putin)

 

Russian Gas Trumps American Sanctions

 

Russian opposition leader released from jail

 

Trump, Putin, and the Double-Fisted Handshake

 

What Russians Want From Their President (Op-ed)

 

‘Phone talks obviously not enough’: Putin & Trump meet on sidelines of G20 summit (Video)

 

Trump To Putin: 'It's An Honor To Be With You'

 

Russian General in Charge of Nuclear Weapons Resigns

 

Russia, Japan look to joint development of Kuril Islands

 

Four Dead in Norilsk Nickel Mine Explosion

 

Putin calls for pragmatism and caution in resolving North Korean nuclear issue


Trump-Putin Meeting Lasts Nearly Two Hours Longer Than Scheduled

 

Russia-NATO Update – Deputy PM Rogozin: Montenegro's Accession To NATO Is Directed Against Serbia, Not Russia

 

Russia claims N. Korea launch not ICBM, objects to condemnation statement

 

Russian spies ramping up intelligence-gathering efforts: report

 

Has Russia's love for Trump gone cold?

 

 

SCIENCE

 

Scientist to Scour Grand Canyon to Prove Biblical Flood

 

Science: ESA unveils third mission to Mercury to investigate water ice and volcanoes

 

 

SECOND AMENDMENT

 

Gun Sales Fall Below Record in June, Remain Near All-Time Highs

 

 

SENATE

 

Lynch responds to Senate investigation, denies collusion  (Former US Attorney General Loretta Lynch)

 

Pat Toomey says GOP wasn’t ready with healthcare ...because they didn’t think Trump would win  (US Senator of Pennsylvania  Pat Toomey (R)

 

Senator impostor tries to see Ivanka: Police

 

Cruz Responds to Schumer Calling His Healthcare Amendment a ‘Hoax’ (US Senator of Texas Ted Cruz (R)/ Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-New York)

 

Sen. Moran (R-Kansas) gets tough health care questions in Trump country

 

Cruz's Democratic opponent raises $1M for Senate campaign  (US Senator of Texas Ted Cruz (R)

 

GOP must bolster Affordable Care Act’s markets if Senate bill dies, McConnell says  (Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky)

 

Dem senator: Trump needs to confront Putin on Russian election meddling

 

The reason Republican health-care plans are doomed to fail

 

Senate Republicans say they're weeks away from healthcare vote

 

Cruz: GOP should vote to repeal ObamaCare if they can’t agree on plan  (US Senator of Texas Ted Cruz (R)

 

Cruz faces ObamaCare repeal pushback during veterans event 

 

SOCIAL MEDIA

 

Trump’s Tweets Awaken The Living Dead

 

Twitter fixed glitch that blocked Trump from appearing in search results for ‘POTUS’  

 

SOCIAL SECURITY

 

Feds pay Social Security judge $500,000 to sit at home on leave

 

 

SOUTH AMERICA

 

Horrifying video shows helicopter crash that killed bride on her wedding day  (Brazil)

 

SOUTH KOREA 

 

Korea's Growth Could Flatline Due to Aging Population

 

Xi Pushes Moon Over THAAD (Communist Chinese dictator Xi Jinping/ President Moon Jae-in)

 

Dog meat sellers call for protection of business

 

[Exclusive] Korea scraps mandatory HIV tests for English teachers

 

Moon, Abe at odds over wartime sex slavery deal (Japanese Prime Minister  Shinzo Abe)

 

Xi's stance on THAAD angers Korean firms

 

Moon, Merkel Discuss N.Korea  (German Chancellor Angela Merkel) 

 

Moon’s peace vision faces bleak outlook

 

'FTA renegotiation would not decrease US trade deficit'

 

SPACE

 

Mars Planet covered in toxic chemicals that can wipe out living organisms, tests reveal

 

SPAIN

 

Spain's Looming Constitutional Crisis: Why America Should Care

 

2 Americans gored while running with the bulls in Spain

 

SPORTS

 

'I feel better today than when I was 25': Tom Brady, 39, launches new book revealing how he keeps in top mental and physical health

 

WBO will rescore controversial Manny Pacquiao-Jeff Horn fight

 

Former Purdue QB Eric Hunter killed in Virginia

 

Thunder forward blasted for bad tip on $487 bill

 

Tim Hardaway Jr. signs 4-year, $71M offer sheet with Knicks

 

MLB Scoreboard 

 

STATES

 

 

McAuliffe’s Former Electric Car Company Audited for $6.4M in Repayment to Mississippi (Governor of Virginia Terry McAuliffee (D)

 

Residents of disappearing island in Virginia plead for help

 

NJ Transit train service resumes after derailment

 

Massive fire in Oakland forces hundreds to evacuate

 

Dozens of alligators, venomous snakes found in California home

 

Explosion, possible ammonia leak evacuates food warehouse near Chicago

 

11-Year-Old Saves Family by Shooting Charging Brown Bear

 

Trio rescued by Samaritan's Purse, Iowa ministry can now walk

 

News chopper spots alligator eating body of plane crash victim  (Florida)

 

California: Golden No More

 

More havoc at Penn Station as another train derails

 

Two Years Later, Illinois Has Budget After Veto Override      

 

 

STATE DEPARTMENT

 

Trump 'pressed' Putin on election meddling but he denied it, Rex Tillerson says   (US Secretary of State Rex W Tillerson)

 

SYRIA

 

US, Russia and Jordan agree to Syria ceasefire

 

Can Russia and America Work Together in Syria?

 

A rare look inside ISIS' de facto capital

 

New front in Syria as Turks rout Kurds with Putin’s blessing  (Russian President Vladimir V Putin)

 

TAIWAN

 

Muffled by China, Taiwan President Embraces Twitter as Megaphone

 

What China's Stance on Hong Kong Means for US-Taiwan Relations

 

William Lai says he still supports Taiwan independence (Tainan mayor)

 

Chinese NTU graduate student dead for 3 days before anyone notices

 

Taiwan exports up for ninth straight month in June

 

 

TRANSGENDER MOVEMENT

 

The Left’s Breaking Point?

 

 

TURKEY

 

Turkish authorities confiscate 50 properties from one of world's oldest Christian communities which fears it is being driven into extinction

 

Assets worth $11bn seized in Turkey crackdown

 

Turkey Against the World

 

Ankara blames Greek Cypriot side for failure in Cyprus peace talks

 

European Parliament’s call to suspend accession talks not binding: Turkey’s Erdoğan

 

Erdoğan, Merkel meet ahead of G-20 in Hamburg

 

Turkey’s economic growth seen over 5 percent by end-2017: Minister

 

Istanbul court acquits 23 conscripts present during July 2016 coup attempt

 

Justice Minister asks Turkish educators to end hunger strikes

 

Turkish, Indonesian companies sign deals cooperating on defense

 

UBER

 

Oklahoma state senator accused of assaulting an Uber driver 

 

UNITED KINGDOM (BRITAIN)

 

U.K. stocks swing higher as pound falters after lackluster data

 

Charlie Gard’s Life Support Won’t be Turned Off For Now, Parents and Hospital Head Back to Court

 

Police make new arrest over Manchester bombing

 

Charlie Gard’s Parents Bring Terri Schiavo’s Brother to London to Help Them Fight for Their Son

 

UK NHS wants “equality enshrined in law” for transgender, but not Charlie Gard?

 

Five World Specialists Recommend Charlie Gard Receive Experimental Treatment

 

UK: Heathrow Airport fires sister of London Bridge jihad murderer and her husband over security concerns

 

New York Presbyterian Hospital Offers to Admit Charlie Gard for Evaluation and Treatment

 

Charlie Gard’s Mother: “This Has Been Absolute Hell. We Have No Say in His Life Whatsoever”

 

U.K. baby sparks end-of-life discussion

 

Muslims offended at hearing Bible verses, so Christians prosecuted

 

Sir John Chilcot accuses Tony Blair of not being 'straight with the nation' over Iraq War  (Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair)

 

Brexit: UK business leaders to call for indefinite delay in leaving single market

 

Labour unveils plans for a 48-hour cap on working week  (Scotland)

 

Grenfell Tower: Fire-proof cladding only used on ground floor

 

Manchester bomb 'carried in city for hours'

 

Margaret Thatcher statue in Parliament Square blocked over fears it would be vandalised

 

More than 300 under-13s have gun licences

 

NHS: Half of junior doctors have accidents or near misses after night shifts

 

'Poisonous' strawberries stolen from farm

 

New York hospital agrees to admit Charlie Gard

 

The far right: Britain First supporter calls for Merkel to be shot for refugee policy   (German Chancellor Angela Merkel)

 

Woman raped by three men after exclusive Henley Regatta party

 

Drugs:Dozens of UK deaths linked to opioid that killed singer Prince

 

Brexit: Michel Barnier in fresh warning over EU trade deal  (The EU’s chief Brexit negotiator slammed the door shut on hopes the UK could get easy access to the European single market, warning that “frictionless trade” was “not possible.”)

 

G20 May accused of double standards over terrorism funding   (British Prime Minister Theresa May)

 

May urges action against online extremism

 

Couple caught having sex in Domino’s charged

 

Mental health care 'risks being over-run'

 

London: Five-year-old battered to death by mother's boyfriend, court hears

 

Grenfell inquirer 'lost room' at meeting  (Sir Martin Moore-Bick met survivors of the west London tower block fire on Thursday evening.)

 

 

UNITED NATIONS

 

Haley: UNESCO resolution an 'affront to history' (US United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley says the United States is reviewing ties with UNESCO following latest anti-Israel resolution.)

 

More than 120 countries adopt treaty banning nuclear weapons

 

US MINT

 

U.S. Mint worker leaves noose for black colleague, officials say

 

VATICAN

 

 Pope considers 'giving Charlie Gard Vatican passport' to overcome court rulings preventing treatment in Italy

 

 

WHITE HOUSE

 

President Donald J. Trump’s Weekly Address

 

Daily Presidential Tracking Poll

 

Yesterday, Donald Trump Struck a Righteous Blow against Universalism

 

Donald Trump Has Made America a Back-Row Kid

 

The 'Deep State' war on the Trump revolution, Part II

 

Five Takeaways From the Two Hour Meeting Between Trump and Putin

 

Trump defends Western civilization – and media call it racist

 

Muslim activist suggests resisting Trump is a 'form of jihad'

 

What Trump Meant When He Said 'Everyone' Was Talking About John Podesta

 

Trump’s Warsaw Speech Evoked Reagan’s Cold War Rhetoric, Not The Alt-Right’s

 

President Trump’s Remarkable Warsaw Speech

 

Trump’s Defense of Universal Truths in Poland

 

Trump in Poland: “Our Civilization Will Triumph”


It's magical legal thinking to say Trump can't reverse Obama's national monuments

 

Trump addresses an alternative world

 

Why Melania Trump is obsessed with culottes

 

At last, wide-awake at the White House

 

Trump voter commission to store data on White House computers under purview of Pence staff  (Vice-President Mike Pence)

 

Piers Morgan: You've been sorely tested but it's time to hold your nerve and your trigger, Mr President. If you attack North Korea, you'll drag us all into catastrophe 

 

Democrats ready to pounce on Trump missteps with Putin

 

Call for Jared to divest from his share of $800m real estate firm that he started with his brother and failed to disclose on his forms

 

How to handle an unhinged president

 

Trump's 'remarkable' speech in Poland

 

Trump wants us to defend ‘our values.’ Which ones?

 

Summit of love: Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump work hard and play harder as pair pack on the PDA during overseas trip

 

 

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