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Sunday, August 6, 2017





In Today’s Issue: 




Democratic Campaign Chief Suggests Party Back Anti-Abortion Candidates


Analysis: Rulings deepen fight over Arkansas abortion laws


One weird trick Democrats could use to stop stumbling over Pelosi and abortion questions  (House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-California)


As Democrats Look To 2018, Abortion Emerges Divisive


If infanticide is wrong, is abortion wrong?


Abortion-referral law on hold in Illinois after Rockford federal judge’s ruling




Iran Gains Ground in Afghanistan as U.S. Presence Wanes


With U.S. general under fire, Afghans fear being abandoned by Trump




Tensions rise as Kenya’s election could be decided on a digital battlefield


Suicide bomber kills seven in northern Cameroon


Djibouti military base highlights China’s African ambitions


US military launches inquiry into torture allegations at Cameroon base


Video from Nigeria: Over 50 Christians massacred in church during Sunday service


As Kenyan vote nears, electorate divided by tribes


South Africa :Have Zuma’s political foes found the means to topple him?  


Democratic Republic of Congo 250 killed in ‘ethnic’ massacres, says UN


Rwanda Paul Kagame re-elected president with 99% of vote





American Airlines flight encounters 'severe turbulence shortly before landing' that hospitalizes three passengers and seven crew members




Signs in sky reveal America as 'Covenant' nation



Australia tightens restrictions after terror plot is foiled


Why this Sydney suburb banned construction of a synagogue


Australia: Muslims enraged that cops called jihad mass murder plot “Islamic-inspired terrorism”


Australian police release man arrested in plot to bomb plane


Search ends for 3 Marines missing after aircraft 'mishap' off Australia


School playgrounds declared 'no-Jesus' zones


Australia: Muslims planned jihad massacre on airplane with IED disguised as meat grinder




Sharia Canada: Ryerson University cancels speech by “moderate” Tarek Fatah, refuses to explain why


Watch: Woman appears to abuse dog on Toronto subway


Average rent for a Toronto retirement residence is now $4,700/month


The BC Liberals look to a future after Christy Clark




Former top CIA spy warns Trump not to ‘politicize’ Iran intel




Stop Calling Jesus a Socialist




China calls on North Korea to halt missile and nuclear tests




He Fled North Korea. Now He’s Begging to Return.





Congress faces daunting agenda after August break


After six months of accomplishing nothing, can Congress pivot?




Three accusers say Usher exposed them to STD  


Ex-teacher sentenced to 10 years for 'upskirt' videos of students


Time magazine Top journalist sues for sex and age discrimination




School board allegedly ignored teacher's sexual romps


Cop points gun at man for nearly nine minutes


2 killed in Baltimore during 3-day “cease-fire”


'There is too much anger out there.' Bombing of a Minnesota mosque leaves Muslims concerned


Amid calls for a cease-fire, gunshots ring out once again in Baltimore


Nationwide manhunt is underway for rape suspect who overpowered a guard and stole his gun before making daring escape 


Deputies fatally shoot man they were trying to evict from apartment in San Diego  (California)


Iowa man attempts to deposit fake million-dollar bill and promptly gets busted for meth




Jeh Johnson worries U.S. still “vulnerable” to election meddling  (Former Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson)




Obama's army takes on Trump  (Organizing for Action, a hub of the Democrat protest movement, is learning to live without the former President.)


CA Gov Brown: Voters ‘Definitely’ Swinging Back ‘Toward a Non-GOP Kind of Future’


Dance like no one's watching! Bizarre moment Malia Obama, 19, rolls around on the ground and wildly pounds the earth as she listens to The Killers at Chicago music festival


The future of the Democratic Party could be written in upcoming gubernatorial races


Obama Center stokes the ire of bird enthusiasts: Report




Rosenstein: Trump has not ordered investigation of 'particular people' (Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein)


Mueller and the US “Corruptocracy” (Justice Department special counsel former FBI Director Robert Mueller)


Mueller asks White House for documents on Flynn  (Former White House National Security Adviser General Michael T Flynn)


Jeff Sessions is finally on Trump’s good side  (US Attorney General Jeff Sessions)


Bobby Sticks It to Trump (Justice Department special counsel former FBI Director Robert Mueller)




Trump Immigration Crackdown Leads to Higher Construction Wages…


Is Trump’s Turmoil Slowing Economic Growth?


When Will the Tech Bubble Burst?




NJ Father Spends $5,000 to Reprint HS Yearbooks That Censored Trump Shirts


Burly bikers come to aid of bullied school pupil 


Colleges in Pursuit of Diversity Pick Different Paths to It





2018: GOP Targets Dems Who Support Single-Payer Health Care…




Pence slams Times story about 2020 bid as 'disgraceful and offensive' (Vice-President Mike Pence)


Pence aide: Report on 2020 run 'nothing more than wishful thinking'  (Vice-President Mike Pence)


As Chaos Swirls Around Trump, Some in G.O.P. Look to 2020


Warren: 'I am not running for president, I’m doing my work' (US Senator of Massachusetts Elizabeth Warren (D)




How Isis is recruiting European women with promise of 'empowerment'





Sweden: 550% Rise in Grenade Attacks


Ayaan Hirsi Ali blasts the party of Geert Wilders  (In recent congressional testimony, the courageous former Dutch MP Ayaan Hirsi Ali took aim at the similarly courageous current Dutch MP Geert Wilders.)




FBI investigating explosion at Minnesota mosque






How Trump's FCC aided Sinclair's expansion




271 jihadis have returned to France from the Islamic State, only some are in custody


Eiffel Tower evacuated as knife-wielding Muslim screaming “Allahu akbar” is arrested


French President Macron's popularity sinks


Woman awarded €1m payout after cream canister injury





Belgium admits it kept quiet about 'tainted' eggs recalled in Germany


Hamburg police tried to recruit supermarket jihad murderer as informant


Poll shows that more Germans fear climate change than jihad terrorism


Chinese tourists arrested for Hitler salutes outside Reichstag


Pakistani governor tells Hindus that Islam gives equal rights to all communities




Maher to Gore on climate change: ‘Who would know better about losing Florida?’



Google engineer's anti-diversity manifesto goes viral




Christie: Trump Jr.'s meeting with a Russian lawyer in June of last year was ill-advised  (Governor of New Jersey Chris Christie (R)


When a candidate conspired with a foreign power to win an election (It took decades to unravel Nixon’s sabotage of Vietnam peace talks. Now, the full story can be told.)


Why the next black president could be a Republican




Government needs 'to be downsized,' says senator (Former US Senator of Oklahoma Tom Coburn (R)




Hickenlooper, Kasich push bipartisan effort on health care  (Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper and Ohio Governor John Kasich say the next step toward changing the Affordable Care Act -- after lawmakers failed to follow through on health care reform -- should now include a bipartisan effort.)





Poll shows foul language curbs movie revenue




Texas rep open to becoming House Intel chairman (US Representative of Texas Mike Conaway (R)




The real history of American immigration


Gov. Brown wants to prevent 'abuse of federal power' on immigration, but expresses concerns about 'sanctuary state' bill  (Governor of California Jerry Brown (D)


Why shouldn’t US immigration law be good for the US?


Trump's new immigration rule would have kept his grandfather out




Doklam row: India reasonably sure China does not want war despite angry rhetoric


Heroin haul probe trail leads to Pakistan, Iran, UAE


How battle-ready is India for a war against China or Pakistan?





Eli Lake: Leakers are assuming undue influence on American politics




War Of Words: Rouhani Hits Back At Trump Over Nuclear Deal (Iranian President Hassan Rouhani)


Kissinger: End of Islamic State Could Lead To ‘Iranian Radical Empire’


Iranian soldier opens fire at air base, wounds 10




California imam who called for “annihilation” of Jews denounced democracy and Constitution as “idols” in 2016


“DC’s Legends of Tomorrow” adds Muslim superhero named “Isis” as rebuke to Trump




Israeli-“Palestinian” Arab Conflict Briefing     (Sunday, August 6, 2017)


The Lost Home of Jesus' Apostles Has Just Been Found, Archaeologists Say


PA minister defends payments deemed incentives to murder by US senators


Hamas Visits Tehran, Joins Iran’s ‘Axis of Resistance’ With Hezbollah


Majority of Israelis believe Prime Minister guilty (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)


66% of Israelis say Netanyahu should quit if indicted – poll


Israeli Security Vehicle Firebombed, Terrorists Stoning Vehicles in Jerusalem


More Likud support emerges for Netanyahu, but key allies mum


It’s about revenge’: Court revokes Israeli citizenship of alleged Palestinian attacker


Bennett says he hopes Netanyahu won’t be indicted (Israeli Education Minister and chairman of the Bayit Yehudi (Jewish Home) party Naftali Bennett)


Court Revokes Citizenship of Israeli Arab Who Rammed and Stabbed 4 Jews


Knesset committee to vote Monday on watered down binary options bill


Watch: Undercover operation nabs Arab terrorist in Ramallah


US Army forbids use of Chinese-made drones also flown by IDF  (Israel Defense Forces)


Palestinian family lose their home to Israeli settlers


Hamas said to accept Egyptian plan for Palestinian unity, Fatah holding out


Fatah denies reports that Abbas ‘thwarted’ Egyptian initiative to end dispute with Hamas  (“Palestinian” Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas)


Teva slide could draw vultures but it won’t be easy prey


Jordan’s King Abdullah To Make Rare Visit In Support Of Abbas


In blow to Kahlon, High Court strikes down third apartment tax


Three arrested near Temple Mount after clash with police


Israel opens investigation into deadly shooting at Israeli embassy in Amman


Netanyahu angry Likud ministers slow to back him


Jordan said to launch diplomatic offensive over Israeli Embassy shooting


Israel detains 4 Palestinians for alleged drive-by shooting at illegal settlement


Baby lightly injured in West Bank (Judea and Samaria) rock-throwing attack


Netanyahu, it’s time for a leave of absence


Abbas vows to keep up financial pressure on Hamas


IDF to start drafting students during military prep


In US wilderness, Palestinian and Israeli girls camp for coexistence 


Netanyahu meets with families due to lose homes in Netiv Ha’avot


The 'Al-Aqsa Mosque Is in Danger' Gambit


Claim that Israeli government officials back McMaster unmasked as fake news (White House National Security Adviser HR McMaster)


Palestinians’ Music Video Urges Muslims to ‘Tear’Jews Apart…


Unconditional Christian Love for Israel


…Hamas Summer Camp Teaches Children to Murder ‘Zionist Pigs’


Israel says it plans to ban Al-Jazeera


Arabs marginalize the Palestinian issue


Netanyahu won't have to resign if indicted, justice minister says   


'Fake news' blamed for triggering Temple Mount faceoff


Pressure mounts on Israel’s prime minister as aide agrees to testify




Japan marks 72 years since Hiroshima atomic bomb




Despite Trump claim, Lebanon fighting alongside, not against, Hezbollah




The Plot Thickens: Conservative Host Eric Bolling is Suspended by Fox News


Reporters for NYT, WaPo Tried to Spin Lynch/Clinton Tarmac Meeting


Fox News anchor Eric Bolling suspended after allegations of sending lewd image to female coworkers


The media needs Trump more than he needs them




UAE’s hunt for its enemies is challenging alliance with US




Navy identifies Stethem sailor who went missing in South China Sea


Plans developed to defend against drone attacks (Researchers investigating 'neutralization approaches' to protect US military targets.)


American Army base opens doors to thousands of Germans




Study: One Of Richest U.S. Counties Would Lose 47,000 Jobs If Minimum Wage Raised to $15




Pakistani governor tells Hindus that Islam gives equal rights to all communities


Trump wants Pakistan’s ‘paradoxical’ policies to change: NSA




Is America on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown or Civil War? (Michael Savage: “You have not yet seen mob violence in this country.")




Rex Tillerson meets for ‘lengthy’ talks with Russia's Sergey Lavrov amid diplomatic crisis (US Secretary of State Rex W Tillerson/ Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov) 


Russian miner rescued from flooded diamond mine





Tillis says bill to protect Mueller is response to Trump, about Justice Dept. (US Senator of North Carolina Thom Tillis (R)


Flake: 'Not at all' thinking of leaving GOP  (US Senator of Arizona Jeff Flake (R)


McConnell says he would consider continuing insurer payments   (Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky)


McConnell on healthcare failure: 'Feel better, Hillary Clinton could be president'  (Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky)


Sen. Jeff Flake’s flame-throwing polemic takes aim at Trump  


Despite Criticism, Sen. Flake Says Not Thinking of Quitting GOP


Bernie Sanders writing teen guide to political revolution   (US Senator of Vermont Bernie Sanders (I-Socialist)





The New Royal Family Of Socialism




Facebook deletes 288,000 “hate speech” posts monthly, including counter-jihad posts, Hamas-linked CAIR still plays victim




Seoul, Washington agree on early revision of missile guidelines


Remember 'comfort women' with bracelets


Heatwaves kill six, sicken 1,000


Warmer climate causes 29% rise in cockroach infestations




New York Giants player shows Jewish pride on and off the field


A 2nd  LT in the Hall of Fame: RB Tomlinson inducted


Bolt beaten by rival Gatlin in men's 100m final at World Championships


Lochte fifth in 100 back in return from suspension


CTE fears linger for NFL legends at Hall of Fame  


Easley in HOF speech: 'Black lives do matter'


MLB Scoreboard




Apparent tornado leaves destruction in Tulsa; 13 injured


'Sugardaddy,' 73, seeking 'sugarbaby' banned from Florida beaches


Brush fire near Lake Isabella prompts mandatory evacuations   (California)


Illinois Lawmakers Vote to Make 'Barack Obama Day' a State Holiday




Tillerson doubles down as China takes new hard line on North Korea  (US Secretary of State Rex W Tillerson)


Tillerson Skips Gala Attended by NKorean Envoy




US-led coalition used banned white phosphorus on civilians in Syria – Damascus to UN


Syrian army advances against Islamic State near Deir Ezzor


Syrian army takes last town held by Islamic State in Homs


2,000 Isis fighters using civilians as human shields in Raqqa




Taiwan urges Pyongyang to stop tests


Taiwanese police arrest 3 drug ring suspects after high-speed chase


3 dead and 7 injured after a hit and run accident in Pingtung




What jobs will be left in a robotic nation?


Technology in place for Bible's 'mark of the beast'


The newest hires at a Wisconsin factory in search of reliable workers: Robot 1 and Robot 2





Minnesota Governor Calls Mosque Bombing 'Act of Terrorism'





Welcome to the country's first free summer camp for transgender kids and teens





Turkey’s main opposition rules out report on warning to Germans


Court orders two life sentences for ISIL militant who murdered Syrian journalist in Turkey’s southeast


Heartwarming story behind photo of Syrian migrant baby rescued by Turkish coast guards


More than 850,000 refugees in Turkey to get debit cards for aid


Flood and wildfires hit Turkey


President criticizes Turkey’s top religious body for ‘being late’ in struggle against Gülenists  (Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan)


Police officer killed in clash with PKK in Turkey’s Hakkari





Union-backed bill would tie counties' hands on contract workers  (California)




Britain issues new guidelines to protect smart cars


UK ‘ready to pay up to 40 bln euros to leave EU’


UK: Duke of Marlborough says he became a Muslim behind bars to get more food


UK cyber expert sold bank harvest code, says US


British model kidnapped in Milan as captor 'tried get $300,000 ransom before auctioning her online'


Italy Polish man arrested after British model is kidnapped for six days


EU nationals could hold key to Yes victory in indyref2 (European migrants could change the outcome of any future referendum on Scottish independence if its held before Brexit, say experts.)


Stop children bingeing on social media in holidays, parents are urged


Michael Moore on Brexit: 'Enjoy your miserable life'


Tax wealth or lose election, ex-May aide warns Tories  (British Prime Minister Theresa May)


Charlie Gard lived for 12 minutes after life support was removed


Failure to reach deal ‘suicide’ for UK, says former EU chief


The Queen pays surprise visit to Aboyne Highland Games


First same-sex wedding deepens church divide


Review into energy costs launched


Hospital sent cancer patient adverts for private clinic


Man left with injuries in 'acid attack'


National Trust reverses decision enforcing use of gay pride badges


NI same-sex marriage 'only matter of time'




U.N. imposes new sanctions on North Korea following missile tests


UN Ambassador Nikki Haley: 'We're prepared to do whatever it takes' on North Korea  (US United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley)


Migrant deaths at US-Mexico border increase 17% in 2017, say UN


China and Russia slam US while backing new North Korea sanctions imposed by UN




US T-shirt company sells Nazi swastika design as “symbol of love and peace”





‘There Is No Hunger in Venezuela’: Maduro’s Socialists Begin Coup in Congress


Venezuela says it repelled paramilitary attack on army base


Venezuela is imploding. These citizens were desperate to escape.





Why is Trump still supporting McMaster? (White House National Security Adviser HR McMaster)


The Secret History of Hiroshima Supports Trump on Nuclear Weapons


A Consequential President in the Time of Pygmies


Conway: Trump approval rating 'needs to go up'


Time to Reset the White House-Media Relationship


Conway: 'Zero concern' about Pence 2020 campaign  (Vice-President Mike Pence)


Trump applauds UN for new sanctions against North Korea


Trump defends trip to Bedminster: 'This is not a vacation'


Who should be voted off next from the White House reality show


Federal employees step up defiance of Trump


6 things you didn’t know about Trump’s Bedminster vacation spot


Can Trump truly get away during his 17-day ‘working vacation’ at his N.J. golf club?


Trump mingles with wedding guests at New Jersey golf course


Trump adviser Stephen Miller could expand White House role, but talks remain informal


McCain: Republicans 'see weakness' in Trump (US Senator of Arizona John McCain (R)


Kellyanne Conway was right when she said it’s relatively easy to find leakers


Here's why 'conservatives' still fight President Trump


Right-wing figures skeptical whether Trump really signed-off on statement praising H.R. McMaster


When Trump sticks to his agenda, he wins -- and the media lose  


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