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Tuesday, August 14, 2018






In Today’s Issue: 





Missouri Democrats Slam Door on Pro-Life Voters


Chelsea Clinton Claims Aborting 60 Million Babies Since Roe “Added $3.5 Trillion to Our Economy”


The Women's Center, one of only two abortion clinics in Nashville, closing its doors


“Will and Grace” Actress Debra Messing Wears “1973” Necklace to Celebrate Abortion


How a Supreme Court Shaped by Trump Could Restrict Access to Abortion


Abortion Clinic in Nashville, Tennessee Closes Down Permanently


Could this NC constitutional amendment make abortion illegal?


Abortion Activist Amanda Marcotte Calls Unborn Baby a “Lentil-Sized, Brainless Embryo”


Missouri Dems strip measure that welcomed anti-abortion candidates


Man Drives Up to Pro-Life Advocate and Points a Loaded Rifle in His Face


Abortion Is a Problem to Be Solved, Not a Moral Issue


Wendy Davis: Aborting My Baby Was a Decision of “Empathy and Understanding”


One Abortion Clinic Sues Another Abortion Facility For Taking Its Business


Are Your Kids Reading Teen Vogue and Seventeen? They Push Graphic Teen Sex and Abortion


The Worst Poll Ever on the Roe v. Wade Decision Falsely Claims Americans Back Unlimited Abortion


Medical waste company defends hauling aborted babies: We’re ‘reverent and respectful’


South Carolina Defends Defunding Planned Parenthood: Women Don’t Depend on It for Health Care


Irish Health Minister Wants Women to be Able to Abort Disabled Babies ASAP


World Grieved Over Orca Whale’s Dead Calf, But Doesn’t Shed a Tear for Babies Killed in Abortions


Opinion: Many Cubans using abortion as birth control


Poll Has Terrible News for Abortion Activists: Women Don’t Consider Themselves Feminists


Compounding Trauma: Indonesia's Abortion Law


Media Praised Ireland for Voting for Abortion and Ignored Argentina Vote Against It




Battle for Ghazni ebbs as Taliban capture base in northern Afghanistan


Taliban overruns Afghan base, killing 17 soldiers


US, Afghan forces battle Taliban in Ghazni




City Workers Make Gruesome Find, Discover Body of Dead Unborn Baby in Plastic Bag  (South Africa)





Organized Death in the Netherlands


Professor of Psychiatry: Suicide is Not Distinct From Assisted Suicide



Australian Market Modestly Lower


Australian dollar slightly changed


 Apple and Facebook could be asked by Australia to build tools to get around encryption




America Needs a Border Wall Like Houses Need Insulation




Toronto stocks higher, while U.S. markets also gain; loonie moves up


The U.S.-Canadian Relationship Must Remain Strong


Woman's finger ripped off at West Edmonton Mall waterslide  


 Ottawa to phase out pesticides linked to bee deaths


Canadians give Ottawa mixed reviews for its handling of Saudi Arabia spat


Trinity Western University ends rule that effectively banned gay sex for students, faculty amid law school row


Ontario government passes controversial bill to slash size of Toronto city council




The Martyrs of Otranto: Lessons from Christian Victims of Jihad




Trump’s Trade War Is Leaving the Leaders of China Rattled


Selective Outrage & The Plight Of China’s Muslim Uyghurs


Kroger to start selling products directly to Chinese shoppers




North Korea Can Keep Its Nukes—But Only Under This Condition




Judge releases Muslims who 'trained school shooters'


A judge blocked transgender teens’ new names, so they’re suing him


Manafort defense rests without calling witnesses in tax- and bank-fraud trial


Jordanian immigrant sentenced to death for Texas 'honor killings' of son-in-law, daughter's friend


Why Paul Manafort didn't testify on his own behalf


Defense rests its case in Manafort trial


Baltimore cop indicted after video shows him punching man


'Stand your ground' shooter charged




Assistant principal accused of sex with teen, sending X-rated photos


Report IDs more than 1,000 victims of priest abuse


Bombshell report finds hundreds in clergy sexually abused children


Young girls fight off kidnapper with hot coffee




Nebraska uses fentanyl for first time in execution




A Day in the Life of Chicago  (The world the Democrats created.)


Russian Collusion: It Was Hillary Clinton All Along




Omarosa: DeVos said black students don’t have ‘capacity to understand’ her goals  (Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos)




Disney to feature first-ever openly gay character in upcoming ‘family’ film




Dow, S&P 500 halt 4-session skid as Turkish lira angst takes a breather


Wall St. rises on earnings optimism, lira rebound


US Stocks Resume Climb Amid Cooling Turkey Fears: Markets Wrap

Gold logs first gain in 4 sessions, but still near 1½-year low as Turkey turmoil fades


Asian markets mixed after Wall St falls on Turkey jitters


Most Asian stocks markets near bear territory, China worst hit


Oil bounce fizzles as dollar regains footing




On parents' "back to school" shopping list: Bulletproof backpacks


Optimism for Student Voter Turnout


The Deflation of the Academic Brand


Navigating Student Loan Default


‘Mystery pooper’ will get more than $100K from school district


Details of a 'Toxic' Environment


School Choice Is the Enemy of Justice


A Libyan student confronts the uncertainties of Trump’s travel ban, with a Harvard education at stake


Alabama county opens first fully integrated school




Trump Tower meeting 'set up by Hillary ops'




Kansas Governor Concedes to Trump Ally in Primary Race

4 States Are Voting on Tuesday. Here’s What to Watch.




'President Porn Lawyer?': Tucker, Steyn sound off on possible Michael Avenatti presidential run


Trump to Cuomo: Anyone who runs against me suffers




Crude oil prices slide in electronic trade as U.S. supply rises


Energy Prices


Smart Growth and Green Growth—It is Not What You Think




European stocks close little changed; Turkey’s lira stabilizes


At least 26 killed as Italian highway bridge collapses




Strzok Out, Ohr In


Former FBI official speaks out on why firing Strzok was justified


FBI warns of ATM hack that could transpire in a few days




Feds Spend $85,625 Assessing Rat Population After Hurricane Irma




FDA Recalls Thyroid Tablets Made by Chinese Firm




Four people injured in knife rampage in Dordogne


The 16 stunning churches in France you just have to visit




German economy bounces back from slow start to year




Bank of the West’s climate change mission fuels coal country backlash


Half Think Humans are Responsible for Global Warming




Democrats are out to sabotage the middle class on health care


Mississippi hospital employee fired after calling doughnut shop worker N-word in viral video




Dems say they’ll sue to keep Collins (R-NY) on ballot


Abuse allegations against top Dem rock Minnesota as voters head to polls  (US Representative of Minnesota Keith Ellison (D)


Keith Ellison Gets His #MeToo Moment


Paul Ryan's retirement fuels Democrats' hopes of picking up seat  (Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wisconsin)


Dem Candidate Cisneros Invested in Oil Sector Despite Campaigning Against It


Rep. Graves Instrumental in Helping Louisiana Flood Victims Still Struggling to Receive Funds


Legal Complaint Alleges Ohio Dem Congressional Candidate Violated Campaign Spending Rules


House GOP prepares to grill DOJ official linked to Steele dossier




India's biggest cities are also its worst




Trump to Sanction Iranian Ship Identified in Facilitating Terror Strikes





CNN contributor: Criticism of Muslims 'domestic terror'




Israeli-“Palestinian” Arab Conflict Briefing     (Tuesday, August 14, 2018)


Bennett rejects potential truce deal with Hamas as ‘reward for terrorists’


Israel evacuates 4 Palestinian families in Jordan Valley


Police said likely to recommend bribery charges against PM in Bezeq case  (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)


Report: Israel Advised Egypt is Best Option for Gas Exports to Europe


Israel said to formally protest ICC’s unusual appeal to ‘Palestinian victims’


In apparent first, Interpol member state arrests fugitive at PA’s behest


Lieberman discusses easing restrictions on Gaza  (Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman)


A Palestinian attempt to oust Israel from the UN would be quixotic — and fail


Hospital Security Guard Attacked by Family Members in Afula


Israeli universities rise in global ranking, with Technion, Hebrew U in top 100


Palestinian female writer faces Israeli interrogation for 22nd day


To those opposing the Nation-State Law


Mission Accomplished: Why Solidarity Boats to Gaza Succeed Despite Failing to Break the Siege


Yemeni-Egyptian Liberal Dr. Elham Manea: The Arab Countries Are Responsible For The State Of The Palestinian Refugees; If The Right Of Return Materializes, It Will Apply Only To A Few Tens Of Thousands


Egypt summons Palestinian groups for Israeli truce, unity talks




Nasrallah to Israel: We are stronger than you are  (Hezbollah terrorist leader Hassan Nasrallah)


Lebanon’s Hariri says government formation may take more time




The Coordinated 'War of Words' Against Trump


CNN Admonishes Trump Seizing on ‘Terrorist Attack’ After Network’s Story Mentioned Terrorist Attack


Scarborough: Trump ‘Opens the Door’ for Genocide Calling Omarosa ‘Dog’


USA Today column demands end of presidency




Evil Mexican Drug Cartel Terrorists Attack Church During Baptism, Execute Two People In Church




Taiz governor survives assassination attack in Aden (Yemen)


Saudi Arabia And Her Allies Are Wiping Out Priceless And Ancient Biblical Artifacts And Ruins In The War Against Yemen


King Salman receives Egypt president El-Sisi in Neom (Saudi Arabia)




Experts warn new US military budget aims to draw Russia, China and Iran into arms race

Pentagon spokeswoman under investigation for misusing staff


Remains from North Korea in moderate to poor condition, could take years to identify


Trump objects to new law that stops him from removing troops from South Korea


Five-day search for Marine missing at sea from USS Essex ends without success


Pentagon IDs Special Forces staff sergeant killed by IED in Afghanistan




Aretha Franklin is in home hospice care, source says




On its Independence Day, Pakistan stares at bankruptcy


Death toll from Pakistan coal mine blast climbs to 8


Indian PM's Call to Pakistan's PM Designate a Positive Gesture - Pakistani Envoy


With gun salutes, Pakistan marks 71 years of independence


Google honours Pakistan I-Day with doodle


Two Pakistan soldiers killed in calibrated operation near LoC: Army




Deregulation Nation: President Trump Cuts Regulations At Record Rate


Agencies Ahead of Pace to Double Trump’s Goal for Savings Through Deregulation




Cardinal Wuerl’s actions in Pittsburgh scrutinized by Catholic sexual abuse investigation




Russia-NATO Update – 10 Years To The Russia-Georgia War, Medvedev Warns Georgia Against Joining NATO  (Russian President Vladimir V Putin)


Russia's Ruble Is Sliding, Pulled Down by the Collapse of the Turkish Lira


Bolton to meet Russian counterpart for ‘Helsinki summit follow-up’ – White House


Suspected Islamic State Fighter Sentenced to 9 Years in Russian Prison


Russia to Increase Oil Production to New Record Highs in 2019





Progressives fume as Dems meet with Brett Kavanaugh  (Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh)


Trump and McConnell are reshaping the federal judiciary  (Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky)


Bernie Sanders Wins Democratic Primary for Vermont Senate (US Senator of Vermont Bernard Sanders (I-Socialist)


Hate Speech: Pearl Jam Poster Promoting Jon Tester Features Dead Donald Trump


Sen. Feinstein vs. de Leon: California Cesspool Politics




Soros Fund buys Facebook, Twitter but trims stakes in Alphabet and Amazon


Twitter blocks Alex Jones from tweeting for a week




10 elderly women killed in Chilean nursing home fire


Second bus tragedy in less than three days kills 24 people in Ecuador




More Small Manufacturers Move Overseas


Seoul wants US, China to declare end to Korean War




A football player died, and all of the University of Maryland is diminished


ESPN ripped when anti-Trump broadcaster Keith Olbermann calls Mets-Yankees game


MLB Scoreboard






More than 50% of this county has burned since 2012. Some residents have had enough  (California)


West Virginia lawmakers vote to impeach all four state Supreme Court justices


Firefighter dies battling massive Northern Calif. blaze, officials say


State of emergency declared over Florida red tide


Gas explosion levels Denver apartment building




Pompeo says progress can be made on N. Korea(US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo)




Kavanaugh Could Unlock Funding for Religious Education (Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh)




US denies change to ‘One China’ policy after Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen’s speech in California


US concerned about China's pressures on Taiwan and in South China Sea: Defence official




‘ISIS 2.0’: Semi-independent terror cells, loyal only to radical ideology, plot strikes around world




The TSA searches me every time I travel. Is it because I’m Muslim?


TSA chief says domestic surveillance program "makes an awful lot of sense”





Turks Scramble as Their Currency Falls and Prices Soar


Erdogan's Warning to the US  (Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan)


The Turkish Hostage Crisis


Six things to know about the Turkish lira crisis


Turkey Shifts Closer to Russia


U.S. official warns Turkey more sanctions could be coming


Turks Scramble as Their Currency Falls and Prices Soar


Trump restricts delivery of F-35s to Turkey, deepening rift with NATO ally




FTSE 100 ends lower as miners drag down U.K. benchmark


Foreign-born London terror suspect was known to police


Suspected terrorist crashes car into cyclists


Car rams U.K. parliament gate, driver suspected of "terrorist offences"


Royal Bank of Scotland fined $4.9 billion for housing bubble role


 Study Shows 40% of Patients Supposedly in a “Vegetative State” are Actually Fully Aware



Vatican covered up sex abuse by 300 ‘predator priests,’ 1000s of victims possible – Penn. grand jury




Arrests in Venezuela point to military elements in attempted drone attack on Maduro




Daily Presidential Tracking Poll


White House defends Trump's 'dog' insult


WH press secretary: Can't offer 'guarantee' there is no N-word recording


Trump campaign files arbitration complaint against Omarosa


Team Trump rallies against ‘Apprentice’ villain’s claims of Trump ‘N-word’ recording


White House Falsely Says Trump Beat Obama on Black Employment


If Tiffany Trump wants to be just another student, her plan isn’t working


Trump is a better leader for blacks than Obama, White House says


Trump spreads racism with a fighter pilot’s precision


Five startling claims from Omarosa


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