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Thursday, July 20, 2017





In Today’s Issue: 




Court Stops Illinois Law Forcing Christian Doctors and Pregnancy Centers to Promote Abortion


University of Chicago Professor: Infanticide Is Morally Acceptable

Watch: GOP Senator Wavering on Planned Parenthood Defunding Bill Uncomfortable as Trump Singles Him Out


Florida judge gives state more time to defend abortion waiting period


Pro-Life Group Slams Republican Opposing Senate Bill to Defund Planned Parenthood


New Rauner hire compared abortion to Nazi eugenics in blog post (One of Governor of Illinois Bruce Rauner’s (R) new communications aides has argued that abortion is being used “to rid the world of disabled and other ‘unwanted’ persons” — comparing it to Nazi Germany.)


Court Under Fire for Letting 12-Year-Old Get Abortion Without Her Parents Consent


Texas Bill Would Revoke Medical Licenses of Doctors Who Perform Abortions


The Courageous Pro-Life Women Who Fight for Real Equality


Commentary: Comedian Louis C.K. — America’s unlikely conscience on abortion?


Abortion Clinic Closes Where Abortionist Would Twist the Heads Off Babies to Kill Them


Lawyer blasts court ruling allowing abortion for 12-year-old who was raped (Alabama)


The Senate Is About To Confirm A Federal Judge Who Compared Abortion To Slavery


Melinda Gates Commits $375 Million for Population Control, Abortion


Abortion rights face a full-on assault at the state level


Court filing seeks 'buffer zone' outside abortion clinic (Kentucky)


Chile Senate OKs bill allowing abortion in some cases


Court denies 10-year-old rape victim an abortion (India)




Afghanistan: Muslim soldiers are using boys as sex slaves, and the U.S. is looking the other way




Moroccan Protest March To Go Ahead Despite Ban


Boko Haram: Cameroon 'torturing people' accused of supporting group, Amnesty says




Why airlines are pushing back amid customer complaints


How  Delta Airlines Wrecked American Health Care


Parents say their family was booted from flight after their toddler kicked a passenger’s seat




Two Weeks on Ice in McMurdo Station, Antarctica



Terrorism in Bangladesh under the guise of politics





Assisted Suicide – Is It All About The Money?



Smiles galore as banks drive up ASX


Aussie dollar looks set to crash through 80c mark, after rapid climb to two-year high


Aussie gives RBA a rate hike it doesn't want


Xenophobic rule turns 6 million Australians into second-class citizens


Victoria vies for army's $20b manufacturing boost


Goldilocks Australia: the great market overreaction to the RBA minutes


Find ‘rewrites' Australian human history  (Scientists unearth evidence that Aboriginal people may have entered Australia over 65,000 years ago.)


Australia: Muslim leader likens counterjihad Senator to ISIS, blames her for pig’s head at Islamic college




TSX edges higher with help from strong Rogers earnings


Inflation rates are staying stubbornly low. Are cellphones to blame?


Fort McMurray rebuilding faster than expected, CMHC says


Two Burundi teens reported missing from robotics competition seen crossing into Canada


PM defends Payette pick despite expunged assault charge (Canadian Prime Minister Prime Minister Justin Trudeau)


Ottawa sends 150 more troops to help with B.C. wildfires


Canadian was alleged mastermind of shuttered dark-web market


Canada needs to let Trump ‘declare victory’ on NAFTA, ambassador to U.S. says


'I was actually offended': Man on Indigenous cancer therapies initially told oncologist wouldn't monitor him


Hydro One's $6.7B acquisition may gouge ratepayers, critics say


Trudeau: NAFTA talks ‘too important’ for partisanship


Police charge suspect after boy sexually assaulted at Ossington subway station





The Latest: Around 155 arrested in Capitol protests





Report: Trump ending secret CIA program to arm Syrian rebels





Christians Fleeing Muslim Lands Are Now Being Persecuted By Muslims In The West And Governments Are Refusing To Help Them




Billions Of Lives Are At Stake As China Threatens India With War


Trump's Zig-Zag China Policy Is Confusing U.S. Allies


U.S. college student being detained in China, his mother says


A Life Devoted to Truth Comes With Huge Risks in China


The ‘Silk Road’ Verdict


Trump's Honeymoon With China Ends as Dialogue Turns Frosty




Most Americans Worry About War with N.Korea


Is N. Korea looking for next hostage candidate?


Kim Jong-un 'Wants Peace Treaty with U.S.' (Communist North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un)


North Korean ferry from Russia hits first customs snag




Congress Must Preserve the INF Treaty with Russia


Republicans lament an agenda in 'quicksand'


Blue-collar voters in Democratic strongholds blame Washington establishment, not Trump


Just. Cut. Taxes.


Betsy McCaughey: A Winning Strategy To Repeal Obamacare


Democrats finally have an agenda. Here’s what it looks like.


Oil concerns hold up Russia sanctions push





GOP Health Bill's $13,000 Deductibles Would Be Illegal, CBO Says


CBO: Latest health bill would leave 32M more uninsured in 2026





Ohio judge: Richard Cordray plans to run for Ohio governor (Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray will run for governor in Ohio next year, according to his friends, a move that would inject a Democratic celebrity into a battleground-state campaign and remove a key Obama administration holdover.)


A consumer bureau gift to trial lawyers





Rights to Life, Liberty, Property Deemed Optional


NC Muslim admits he murdered elderly neighbor and plotted jihad for ISIS, insists “I’m not a bad person”


Kentucky: Neo-Nazi pleads guilty after shoving black protester at Trump rally


Amish couple who 'gifted' their 14-year-old daughter to a 52-year-old man who impregnanted her are sentenced to up to seven years in prison




After Muslim cop kills unarmed woman, Minneapolis mayor reassures Muslims, warns against “Islamophobia”


Neighbor of Muslim cop who killed unarmed woman says killer is “nervous…jumpy…has little respect for women”


Road rage on I-95: Nation’s busiest highway a hot spot for angry drivers


Cops identify John Wayne Gacy victim for first time in years


Woman makes history as Dallas' first female police chief


Muslim cop tells friends, not investigators, he was “startled” by unarmed woman he killed


Exclusive: Killer cop says he shot Justine Damond because he was 'startled' by her when she ran towards his car in the dark after loud noise - and had no idea she was 911 caller


Police Shooting Rattles Somalis in Minneapolis


Mayor’s grandchild dies after being left in hot car overnight (Tennessee)


Carjacking suspect hits bus bench and two cars, drives into oncoming traffic in wild pursuit with LAPD


Body camera captures Baltimore police officer hiding, then ‘finding’ drugs




As Illegal Crossings Decline, New Focus for Border Patrol





Russia says talks underway on joint U.S. cybersecurity unit




Perez: ‘It’s a War on Voters’ Being Waged by Republicans  (Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez)





City Council candidate ‘cares about’ Jews, compares them to Germans who enabled the Nazis (New York City)


National Enquirer: Hillary Clinton Framed The Trumps On Russia


Seattle's 'gay' mayor defiant amid call to step down


National Enquirer releases 'exhaustive investigation' into 'evil Hillary Clinton' framing the Trump family over Russia and claims Don Jr. meeting was a setup 


Al Gore warns Democrats about accusing Trump of treason  (Former US Vice President Al Gore (D)




US lifts laptop ban on flights from Middle East airports


WUT: Trump Administration Allows 15,000 More Foreign Worker Visas


Kelly: States 'nuts' if they don't ask feds for election protection help  (Department of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly)


Obama-Era Emails May Point To DHS Coordination On Pro-Amnesty Lawsuit




Ben Carson: HUD will 'reinterpret' Obama housing discrimination rule   (Secretary of Housing and Urban Development  Dr Ben Carson)





Interior official says he was reassigned because of climate work





Here’s the Chain Reaction Trump Could Set Off by Trying to Fire Mueller   (Justice Department special counsel former FBI Director Robert Mueller)


Trump Attacks Federal Law Enforcement With a Blunt Force Instrument (It should be patently clear to everyone that the President does not want an independent Justice Department.)


The humiliation of Jeff Sessions  (US Attorney General Jeff Sessions)


Sessions Stirs Conservatives With Civil Assets Forfeiture Directive  


Internet's largest illegal marketplace has been taken down, U.S. officials say


Trump Turns on Jeff Sessions 


On Civil Asset Forfeiture, Jeff Sessions Is the New Kamala Harris  (US Senator of California Kamala Harris (D)

Jeff Sessions Should Drop His Expansion of Civil Asset Forfeiture


Jeff Sessions: 'I plan to continue' as attorney general


Trump: Sessions should have told me about recusal, ‘I would have picked somebody else’


Fox News Exclusive: Rosenstein says internal memos should stay ‘confidential,’ after Comey leak (Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein/ Former FBI Director James Comey)


Trump warns Mueller not to probe into his finances (Justice Department special counsel former FBI Director Robert Mueller)





U.S. stocks slip as Home Depot drags on the Dow; Nasdaq closes at record


Stocks Inch Higher as Trump Probe Said to Widen: Markets Wrap


Wall Street flat as home improvement retailers get Amazoned


US Industrial Output Continues to Rise


Gold marks longest win streak in 2 months as U.S. dollar sinks


Asia stocks hit near-decade high, markets await BOJ, ECB meetings


Stocks Climb to Record Before BOJ, ECB Decisions: Markets Wrap


Gross warns that a few more rate hikes could tip U.S. economy into recession


Carrier factory where Trump promised to save jobs lays off hundreds


Where to put your money now that the dollar is sinking




Antifa Organizer and Berkeley School Teacher Arrested


Burundi robotics team missing after competition in DC


Cal Berkeley Blocks ANOTHER Conservative Speaker


Wisconsin: Marquette University pays for faculty to attend “Overcoming Islamophobia” workshop


On Second Thought… (University of Central Florida lifts suspension of student whose tweet about his ex-girlfriend struck many as rude, but also as free speech.)


Finally, a college cracks down on the left's snowflake fascists


Obama Under Secretary Is ACE's Next President (Ted Mitchell brings a wide-ranging background to the American Council on Education, including work on reforms the higher education lobby group has opposed.)


Alleged conduct by former USC dean 'horrible and despicable,' med school head tells angry students


Trigger Warnings Ahead (New book seeks to round out the trigger warning debate with competing histories of the trend and case studies from the classroom.)


Unions are sabotaging the fragile peace with charter schools


Missing Voices on Sexual Assault Response


A Work in Progress (Homosexual rights group gathers leaders of black colleges and universities to discuss path to making them more inclusive of LGBTQ students.)


A Punishment That Doesn't Work  (A new research paper finds that excess credit hour policies don’t lead to completion, just more student debt.)




‘They Told Them To Renounce Christ But They Persevered To The End’ Survivors Tell How ISIS Slaughtered Egyptian Christians Who Refused to Deny Christ





Is Eric Holder Trump-haters’ best hope for 2020? (Former US Attorney General Eric H Holder Jr)


Kamala Harris Fuels Speculation for 2020 Presidential Run With Another Weekend in the Hamptons  (US Senator of California  Kamala Harris (D)




Oil retreats from 6-week high as traders await producer meeting


Energy Prices


Clean coal has hit a speedbump, but it remains essential


Aliso Canyon natural gas facility that was site of massive leak can reopen, state says  (California)


Three Years Into Cheap Oil, Gulf Still Depending on Rebound




Plastics: Pollution risks 'near permanent contamination of natural environment'




In Moldova, a synagogue with a terrible history is for sale on Holocaust Street


Ukraine Needs to Address Its Paramilitary Problem




European stocks fall, euro leaps as markets ‘aren’t buying’ dovish Draghi  (President of the European Central Bank Mario Draghi)


Austria to Deploy Military If Italy Unleashes 200,000 Migrants On EU


Euro rallies to nearly two-year high after Draghi comments; dollar tumbles


Europe Ever Downward: Now the Bavarians Want Out


Poland: Country may lose EU voting rights over judicial independence




'I ain't serving no police': Virginia McDonald's employee refuses to serve uniformed police officer





Robert Samuelson: Deficits Forever?





Bank of America responds to reports of outages




Chipotle incident shines light on takeout food safety




Could Britons living in France lose right to move freely to another EU country?


Truth in France on Past Persecution of Jews


French MPs officially given permission to ditch ties and jackets


Air France unveils 'Joon': Its new lower-cost airline for 'millenials'




Trump Loans From Deutsche Bank Face Regulatory Scrutiny


Turkey accuses Germany of 'great political irresponsibility' after Berlin issues travel warning


German judge warns of court system 'collapse' due to mass number of asylum complaints


Boat races, bake-offs and beer: How Prince William and Kate spent their day in Heidelberg




Where Does Global Warming Come From?


Bill Nye: We Just Have to Wait for Climate Change Deniers to Die Out


The Nazi Origins of Renewable Energy (and Global Warming)


Global Warming Derangement Syndrome: Please Make It Stop


How Y2K Offers a Lesson for Fighting Climate Change




CA GOP Swamp Sells Out to Dems on Corrupt Cap and Trade


Kinder, Gentler GOP Embraces ‘Cap and Trade’  (California)


Republican David Hadley drops out of California governor's race two weeks after entering





U.S. Allies Annoyed by Trump's Attention to Putin at G20 Dinner: ‘The Body Language, the Chemistry’  (Russian President Vladimir V Putin)


H.R. McMaster warned Trump not to meet with Putin at G-20 Summit: Report


Trump Says He and Putin Discussed 'Adoptions' at G20  




Experts call HHS analysis of Cruz health amendment flawed  (US Senator of Texas Ted Cruz (R)





Charlie Gard: It Can't Happen Here – or Can It?


How to get mentally ill New Yorkers off the street and into treatment


Employers Need A Functioning Individual Insurance Market


Apple wants to help doctors and patients talk to each other — by giving them iPads




King Solomon's fabulous hidden gold mines are a myth, historian says




'Horror!' Hollywood starlet pleads for ban on mutilation of girls




'Noah's Ark' on mission to 'take back the rainbow'




Congresswoman Whose Baby Miraculously Survived Was Behind Granting Charlie Gard U.S. Residency


Republicans Just Made Tax Reform More Difficult


House GOP defiant on health bill despite Senate


The Hill staffer at the center of the Russia intrigue (Meet Paul Behrends, an aide to US Representative of California Dana Rohrabacher (R) whose friendliness toward Moscow is raising hackles on Capitol Hill.)


Pelosi's Press Conference Takes A Disastrous Turn When She Pulls Out Her Phone  (House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-California)


Freedom Caucus to try to force vote on Obamacare repeal


House Conservatives Move to Bypass Paul Ryan on Clean Obamacare Repeal (Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wisconsin)


Wasserman Schultz 'Negotiating' With Police Over Computer In Hacking Probe   (US Representative of Florida Debbie Wasserman Schultz(D)


GOP Rep Dismisses Trump Health Care Threat, Accuses Him of Being a 'Distraction'


House Republican says "the Senate has failed the American people"


After Stalling for Months, Wasserman Schultz to Cooperate With Investigators on IT Probe (US Representative of Florida Debbie Wasserman Schultz(D)


Freedom Caucus to try to force ObamaCare repeal vote


House lawmakers propose 6 months of funding for VA Choice


Dana Rohrabacher (R-California)dismisses new report on request he got from Russia as a 'nothing burger'


House committee advances budget resolution


Wild Horses to Be Culled Out West After House Committee's OK





The Dark History of Defining ‘Family’ (Efforts to manipulate the meaning in immigration matters often reflect racial bias instead of real needs.)




ICE Chief: We're Coming For Sanctuary Cities. And We're Not Sorry.


Texas Sheriff Tells ICE They're 'Overreacting' to Release of Violent Criminal





PM Modi discussed ‘spirit’ of H-1B visas with Donald Trump: Sushma Swaraj


India searches for way out of border standoff with China


Army withdrawn from Darjeeling as fresh violence occurs


Man from India's lowest caste elected president


Indian Army to get medium-range surface to air missile produced by DRDO with Israel


China to blame for Doklam stand-off, all nations with India: Sushma


Pakistan tries to poke its nose into Doklam


Video of gang of 11 hacking Maharashtra man to death with swords goes viral




Elon Musk Claims U.S. Approval For World’s Longest Tunnel




An immigrant couple lost their business after the IRS seized and sold their property in a day





Obama's Iran Nuclear Deal Threatens The U.S. — Trump Should Pull Out


Iran threatens US forces deployed near its borders




The Comeback Caliphate: How ISIS Could Regain Control of Iraq


Iraqi forces recapture village south of Mosul from Daesh - police


Yazidi boy’s rescue, reunion with family a bright spot amid humanitarian crisis in Mosul


Islamic State flogs teenagers for playing soccer


Son is killing ISIS one by one, seeking revenge for his dad




In Wake Of Detroit Cases, American Muslims Target Female Genital Mutilation


80 Years Ago, Hilaire Belloc Predicted Radical Islam’s Re-Emergence Because Of Secularization  (His insight into Islam at a time England was preoccupied—with Hitler, communism abroad, and a fascist movement at home—was exceptional. And penetrating.)


An aging Muslim community worries about its future


Pamela Geller: Linda Sarsour Raised $100,000 for a Jewish Cemetery. Where Is the Money?


You won't believe latest from new star Muslim activist ...


Boston to hang 50 posters addressing public harassment, “Islamophobia” around city




Israeli-“Palestinian” Arab Conflict Briefing     (Thursday, July 20, 2017)


Dozens wounded in fresh clashes over Temple Mount security


Video of Al-Aqsa attack made public as Adalah calls for release of Palestinians' bodies


Netanyahu rushes to security meet as Temple Mount tensions surge (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)


Bereaved Jewish mother comforts mother of slain Druze officer


On Temple Mount, will reason trump politics?


Israeli soldiers shoot, kill Palestinian after alleged stabbing attempt, sparking clashes


Amid Temple Mount tumult, the who, what and why of its Waqf rulers


Erdogan demands Israel remove metal detectors  (Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan)


Power-sharing deal between former foes taking shape in Gaza


Erdoğan discusses escalation at al-Aqsa with Israeli, Palestinian presidents in phone call


Palestinian tries to stab soldiers, is shot dead — IDF  (Israel Defense Forces)


Foreign visitors stand by Palestinians as tensions remain high over status of Al-Aqsa


Amman, Riyadh said pushing to remove Temple Mt. metal detectors by Friday


Arabs riot as cabinet discusses Friday prayers


Jerusalem court: PA tortured dozens of suspected collaborators with Israel


Police Say They Can Handle Friday’s Expected Violence


If Europe disappears, we may live to regret it


Abbas pushes international community to intervene over Al-Aqsa crisis  (“Palestinian” Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas)


Yemeni rebels vow to fight against Israel


Residents Home, Roads Open, Fire Out in Jerusalem Forest


Netanyahu and Rivlin clash over Erdoğan   (Israeli President Reuven Rivlin) 


Rivlin asks Erdogan to condemn Temple Mount violence


Baby forgotten in Beit Shemesh bank


Exclusive: Israel set to deny entry to radical BDS activists


Video Shows Metal Detectors Would Have Stopped Terrorists’ Accomplice


Fatah threatens more violence: “Rage for the Al-Aqsa Mosque!”


Five Battalions Prepare for Friday in Jerusalem, More in Judea, Samaria


9 arrested as LGBT protest turns violent in Tel Aviv


Terrorist Killed in Stabbing Attack Near Tekoa


Jordan’s intel tags Hizballah for Temple Mt. terror


Rare 2,700-year-old Assyrian-era reservoir unearthed in central Israel


Zorlu Energy to build solar power plants in Palestine


Israel: UNESCO is a full partner in Palestinian incitement


Hamas accidentally admits that Muslims practice their faith “in complete freedom” in Jerusalem


EU will 'wither and die' if it does not change policy on Israel  (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)




Japan's Demographic Crisis Will Only Get Worse. Here's Why That's Bad News for America


Robot probes crippled nuclear reactor for melted fuel




The Latest in AARP’s Greed and Duplicity  (Surprise, surprise, another Republican crony lobbyist leads the way in distorting Obamacare repeal.)




Bias Alert: Black NYT writer wonders if white women are racist for not moving out of his way on the sidewalk


Journalist Posted Death Wish Before McCain Brain Tumor Revealed (US Senator of Arizona John McCain (R)


U.S. reporters rely on other countries for information about Trump


CNN gave 3 times more coverage to Trump-Putin talk than Obama hot mic gaffe, study says


Linda Sarsour’s Epic Twitter Fail  (CNN’s Jake Tapper calls out Linda Sarsour on her “ugly sentiments” and support for cop killers.)


CNN's imminent attack on alternative media




Andy Slavitt Doesn’t Know Anything About Medicaid, Is A Liar, Or Both  (Former Obama official Andy Slavitt made the bold claim that Republicans were changing their health-care bill ‘not just to gut Medicaid, but to allow states to eliminate it.’ False.)




Mexico Leaders' pledges fall short as graft remains 'heart of the political system'




Saudi Columnist: Christians Should Be Accepted As Equal Citizens, Not Treated As 'Protected People' (Dhimmis)


Saudi Arabia establishes new apparatus for state security


Our Relationship with Saudi Arabia Is an Embarrassment


Kuwait orders closure of Iranian mission, reduction in number of diplomats


A coup in the House of Saud?


Saudi Prince Arrested Over Bloody ‘Assault’ Video


Yazidi woman freed from ISIS captivity in Sinjar returns for revenge on extremists


Yemen: UN warned not to whitewash 'grave violations against children'




Winning: Five Pentagon Successes Under President Trump


Army to discharge sergeant who tried to keep secret data on bin Laden raid revealed by Obama


Veterans start to lose Choice health care options as VA funds run dry


President to nominate West Point grad, Raytheon executive as Army secretary


What is the future of the Air Force?


Trump’s Pentagon fills No. 2 post, but dozens of key jobs remain open




Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington dead at 41




Could US reset sanctions on Myanmar over North Korea?


China Woos Myanmar as U.S. Focus in the Region Wanes





NAACP Lawsuit Against Trump Voter Commission Centers Around Alleged Racism




Former intelligence director James Clapper is writing a book




Thousands flee raging wildfire near Yosemite




NSA sued for details of 'unmasking' skullduggery




Trump Was Right: NATO Is Obsolete




Is YOUR diet making you ill? How the wrong food can give you a throbbing hangover (even if you have not had a single drop to drink)




America's Pakistan Policy Could Make or Break Trump's Legacy


Indian troops continued unprovke firing at LOC


Nawaz Sharif is an employee of an offshore company in Dubai: Khaleej Times  (Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif)


Pakistan treats US as a 'limitless ATM': Raymond Davis


Afghan ministry response to Operation Khyber-4 is unwarranted: ISPR


Pakistan not taking significant action against militant outfits: US State Dept




Tax-Funded Anti-Poverty Groups Pay Their CEOs Huge Salaries




OJ Simpson gets parole, eligible for release October 1


Key players in OJ Simpson's parole hearing


Before Simpson's parole hearing, Ron Goldman's family says they may never see justice


Masturbating and a cookie could cost O.J. his parole





Meghan McCain calls for Republican committee member in Nevada to resign after she said 'Amen' to evil tweet saying her sick father John should 'just f***ing die already' 





Shocking moment RATS fall from the ceiling of a Texas Chipotle as diners watch in horror




The Kremlin Is Planning Its Own Version of Stone's 'Putin Interviews'  (Russian President Vladimir V Putin)


Putin’s Playthings


Russia Ranked Among Worst Countries to Be a Pensioner


Growth in Russia's Arms Exports Predicted After 5-Year Lull


Hollywood tries to get rid of Putin in Russia-related releases


US ‘global strike’ concept is a direct military threat – Russia’s new naval doctrine


Russia to develop cruise missiles capable of striking targets at 1,000km range


Putin wins in Syria: Trump ends CIA program to support Syrian opposition


Incredible 360 footage captures ‘Russian Knights’ riding through the skies (Video)


Russian disinformation has fooled America


Records Show Manafort’s Debts to Pro-Russia Interests  (Business records from the secretive tax haven of Cyprus suggest that Paul J Manafort owed millions to pro-Russia interests before joining Donald J Trump’s campaign.)


Why Trump’s chat with Putin is not just a chat (Russian President Vladimir V Putin)


A Guide to Russia’s Diplomatic Properties in Washington




I’m a scientist. I’m blowing the whistle on the Trump administration.





Group that Protested NRA Over ‘Violent’ Rhetoric Embraces Convicted Cop Killer





Tiffany Trump's trip to Berlin costs taxpayers at least $22,000 




Senate Health Care Bill Could Be Greatest Entitlement Reform in a Generation


Michigan Senate Race Between Kid Rock And Debbie Stabenow Will Be a Toss-Up (US Senator of Michigan Debbie Stabenow (D)


McCain's brain tumor is particularly aggressive type  (US Senator of Arizona John McCain (R)


GOP Senator Calls on Trump Admin to Compel Saudis to Allow Aid into Yemen


Rand Paul sides with Trump on Sessions slam  (US Senator of Kentucky Rand Paul (R)/US Attorney General Jeff Sessions)


Wray’s FBI nomination approved by Senate committee


Sen. Thune says "one-size-fits-all solution" to health care won't work  (US Senator of South Dakota John Thune (R)


Senate Republicans still at impasse after late-night health care meeting


Rape Isn't a Game, Senator Murray  (US Senator of Washington Patty Murray (D)


Senate holdouts 'optimistic' after late meetings to revive Obamacare replacement bill


Barack Obama, Sarah Palin among politicians who express support to 'hero' John McCain after brain cancer diagnosis


Breaking News: Senator John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer


Sen. John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer


Graham on McCain cancer diagnosis: 'This disease has never had a more worthy opponent' (US Senator of South Carolina Lindsey O Graham (R)


Senator John McCain has a brain tumor, his office says


Could blood clot explain McCain's garbled questions to Comey?


Lawmakers send Sen. McCain well wishes after cancer diagnosis


McCain Has Brain Cancer; Tumor Was Found in Surgery


Fox News Poll: 74 percent want GOP to reach out to Democrats on health care


Graham, Durbin revive bill to help 'Dreamers'   (US Senator of Illinois Richard Durbin (D)


Obama sends well wishes to McCain: 'Cancer doesn't know what it's up against'


Trump sees electoral consequences for senators who oppose Obamacare repeal


Kushner, Trump Jr. and Manafort scheduled to testify


GOP senators to discuss disagreements after Trump meeting


With Obamacare repeal off the table, will Republicans start trying to actually improve healthcare?


What Should The GOP Do Next On Health Reform? Ask Hillary Clinton


Uh-oh, the GOP has no choice but to work with Democrats on healthcare reform


Why Obamacare won and Trump lost


Source: Senate leaders to offer $200 billion to win over moderates


Bob Menendez Corruption Charges Should Be Thrown Out, Lawyers Say  (US Senator of New Jersey Robert Menendez (D)





Feds Issued $171 Million in Improper Payments to People With More Than One SSN





Brazil's Lula has assets frozen




Moon seeks 2020 deal for peace with nuclear-free North Korea (President Moon Jae-in)


Most Employers Plan Job Cuts Over Minimum Wage Hike


Debate brews over Moon’s plan to cut mandatory military service


S. Korea strengthens US beef inspections amid reignited mad cow disease fear


[Interview] 'Jesus' speaks on gay pride, Christian protesters


Travelers to Europe Warned of Measles Outbreak


London holiday scam fools Korean tourists


Yet Another Record for KOSPI


Flood of foreign workers puts Koreans out of a job


'Trump, do no harm to Korea-US trade deal'


S. Korean troops in Lebanon mark 10th anniversary of operation




AP: NFL stadium, other U.S. structures may have highly flammable panels


Death of Chris Berman’s wife ruled an accident


New LPGA dress code rules spark debate


Giancarlo Stanton sounds like he’s had it with the Marlins


Baseball legend Curt Schilling: Beltway out of touch


MLB Scoreboard 




Voter Fraud Database Tops 1,000 Proven Cases


Travel to Texas? Not on California’s Dime, You Don’t


Frozen Sausage Falls on Roof in Florida in Meaty Mystery




Major US Aid Recipients Pakistan, Lebanon Among ‘Terrorist Safe Havens’ in State Dep’t Report


State Dept. Braces for Cyber Staff Shakeup 




How Lyme disease might be triggering suicides




Chief Justice Roberts: Criticism won't stop judges


Supreme Court allows Trump refugee ban but backs broader exemptions for relatives




Taiwan won’t ban US beef despite 5th  mad cow case


Free plastic bags to be banned at 80,000 stores


Continued Strength Expected For Taiwan Stock Market


Export growth shows no sign of slowing


Students rally against more labor law changes


Warfare simulation next month will be biggest ever: source




New sex robots with 'frigid' settings allow men to simulate rape


Study: Almost Half of All US Workers May Be Replaced by Robots




Why "Sesame Street" may not be doomed financially


Pro-Trump TV pundit’s firm took undisclosed payments from Trump’s reelection campaign 




US and China fail to agree on trade




U.S. says Exxon under Tillerson violated Russia sanctions in 2014 (US Secretary of State Rex W Tillerson)


ExxonMobil disagrees with US Treasury Department’s decision to assess fine




Turkish report exposes locations of US troops in Syria


Britain tells Turkey it will lift ban on in-flight electronics - Anadolu


Erdoğan reappoints Yekta Saraç as head of Turkey’s Higher Education Board  (Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan)


Turkey says no information leaked to state-run news agency on US bases in Syria


Serious confidence crisis in German relations recently: Turkish foreign ministry


Ankara-Berlin ties hit low amid war of words


Gülen network included in US’s terrorism report for first time


No libraries opened in 44 provinces of Turkey in last 10 years: Report


Turkish village mourns teacher killed by PKK


Germany vows to defend firms doing business in Turkey


Six PKK militants who killed teacher in Turkey’s Tunceli killed by armed drones: Governor’s office


Turkey’s media watchdog cancels TV channels’ licenses for first time based on state of emergency decree 




Unilever helps lift FTSE 100 to highest finish in a month


UK woman speaks in 'un-British' accents after MRI scan


Woman posing as man used fake penis to assault schoolgirl


 The experimental treatment considered for baby Charlie Gard


The U.K. just banned sexist ads -- should America follow?


Scotland: Islamic State calls on Muslims to target businesses owned by Jews


NHS: England 'urgently needs 2,200 more A&E consultants'


Sir Winston Churchill tried to supress secret war documents detailing a Nazi plot to make Duke of Windsor King


Military: UK's refusal to reveal legal advice on drone killings faces challenge


Charlie Gard and Our Moral Confusion


Mental health: Thousands of patients spend years on secure wards


Government extends retirement age to 68


Thousands of patients spend years on secure wards


BBC under pressure over gender pay gap among top earners


University first-class degrees soaring


UK threatens to return radioactive waste to EU without nuclear deal


Gay British Asians 'forced into marriage'


Labour could cut BBC salaries if elected - source


Half of pupils expelled from school have mental health issue, study finds


Public heckle Grenfell council leader  (Elizabeth Campbell apologizses to survivors of the tower block blaze for not doing more for them.)


A Hastings pier and a Glasgow college on shortlist


Big rise in sexual offences on trains


Grenfell fire Faith groups step in to mediate between officials and community


UK and EU to assess Brexit negotiations


British Airways Cabin crew extend strike into summer holiday peak




Samantha Power Takes Center Stage in Unmasking Investigation (Former US United Nations Ambassador Samantha Power)


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White House yanks, delays almost 900 proposed regulations


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Trump Assembles Federal Commission to Investigate Voter Fraud


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Trump calls Obama a liar


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Reporter breaks White House rules by streaming live audio of off-camera briefing


Trump Persists on Health Bill, Urging Senators to Revive It


Trump Voter Fraud Panel Is Under Fire From First Meeting


What you need to know about President Trump's voter fraud commission


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