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Tuesday, August 21, 2018

 

CELEBRATING 242 YEARS OF LIBERTY AND FREEDOM  

 

 

 

In Today’s Issue: 

 

ABORTION

 

 

Collins: Kavanaugh sees Roe v. Wade as 'settled law'  (US Senator of Maine Susan M Collins (R)/ Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh; AVIPP COMMENTARY: The murder of unborn babies is not settled law.   The US Constitution protects the unborn.)

 

Singer Cardi B Rejected Having Abortion to Save Her Career: “I Had a Baby and I’m Still Winning”

 

Schumer after meeting with Kavanaugh: Roe v. Wade is in jeopardy  (Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-New York)

 

Motion Filed to Lift Gag Order Barring the Release of "Damning" Abortion-industry Videos

 

Planned Parenthood and the Confederate Flag Have Something in Common

 

A jaw-dropping defense of abortion: mo' money

 

Chelsea Handler Ironically Pushes Abortion: “Fight for the Rights of Our Daughters”

 

New Abortion-Themed Ice Cream Flavor Is Truly Tasteless

 

New Ad Exposes How “Pro-Life” Democrat Joe Manchin Supports Planned Parenthood Abortion Biz  (US Senator of West Virginia Joe Manchin III (D)

 

Mississippi's Clarion Ledger explains the deceptive nature of anti-abortion fake health clinics

 

Snopes Falsely Claims Chelsea Clinton Never Said Aborting 60 Million Babies Was Good for the Economy

 

Paul seeks to cut off Planned Parenthood funds via massive spending bill  (US Senator of Kentucky Rand Paul (R)

 

Senator Rand Paul Files Amendment to Defund Planned Parenthood Abortion Biz

 

Courts Shutting Down Journalist with ‘Most Damning’ Videos of Abortion Clinics, Planned Parenthood

 

Liberal Media Ignore Sick Joke From Pro-Abortion Congressman Wishing President Trump Would Die

 

Appeals court protects bishops' talks about doctrine  (Refuses to re-hear arguments after abortionists demand internal communications.)

 

Former Senate candidate meets with women who had abortions to better understand issue, effects

 

Brett Kavanaugh’s disturbing abortion history: He ruled against women who were forced to abort  (Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh)

 

Marin woman claims pastor impregnated her, convinced her to have abortion and caused her to lose job

 

This British overseas territory has some of the strictest abortion laws in Europe - welcome to Gibraltar

 

Medical Board Protects Unborn Baby, Says 15-Year-Old Girl May Not Abort Her 6-Month-Old Baby  (New Delhi, India)

 

AFGHANISTAN

 

Stuck on stalemate: Trump’s Afghanistan strategy turns one year old

 

AFRICA

 

Morocco moves toward return of military service

 

South Africa begins seizing white-owned farms in land redistribution program

 

Ethiopia and Eritrea beyond warfare

 

 

AIRLINES

 

Post Malone aboard plane attempting to make emergency landing after blowing tires: report

 

ASIA

 

The Pros and Cons of a Korean War Peace Treaty

 

Emotional reunions for North and South Korean families split by war

 

AUSTRALIA

 

Australia Wilts From Climate Change. Why Can’t Its Politicians Act?

 

Australian dollar rises

 

US-China trade war: Australian economy risks getting caught in crossfire

 

Australia has a lot to lose in the US-China trade war

 

Markets Live: ASX closes at lowest in a week

 

AUTO INDUSTRY

 

The Other Shoe Has Dropped in the VW Diesel Wars

 

 

CANADA

 

Energy stocks help boost Toronto market, U.S. stocks climb higher

 

Trans ‘woman’ files human rights complaint after province wouldn’t pay for breast implants

 

Toronto is more diverse than ever, but downtown is falling behind

 

Freeland ‘extremely concerned’ as Saudi Arabia seeks death sentence for female activist

 

Watch: Record opposition among Canadians to taking in more immigrants, but pollster says it’s too soon to call it a trend

 

B.C. Premier John Horgan says wildfires prompted unprecedented second state of emergency 

 

Brock University strips ex-prof’s emeritus status after ‘abhorrent’ posts on John A. Macdonald statue

 

Quebec man dies after mixing four cans of Four Loko, a Smirnoff cooler and two acetaminophen pills

 

Growing number of professionals face job insecurity, study find

 

Millionaire who bought B.C. ghost town — complete with 302 empty homes — under investigation for money laundering in Belgium

 

CAPITALISM

 

Want More Power To The People? Choose Capitalism

 

CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION (CDC)

 

The opioid epidemic is a cultural problem, it requires cultural solutions

 

 

CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY (CIA)

 

In the Feud Between Donald Trump and John Brennan, It’s a Shame They Can’t Both Lose(Former Director of the Central Intelligence Agency nominee John Brennan)

 

Brennan loses by trying to play Trump’s game  (Former Director of the Central Intelligence Agency nominee John Brennan)

 

It's Not Just CIA's Brennan: No Former Spy Should Have Access To Nation's Secrets  

 

Giuliani calls Brennan a 'blowhard' for threat to sue over security clearances

 

Almost 250 officials have spoken out against Trump’s decision to revoke Brennan’s clearance. Here’s a list.

 

CHRISTIANITY

 

'Bible ban' closer to law for Californians

 

COMMUNIST CHINA 

 

Robot wars: China shows off automated doctors, teachers and combat stars

 

Silicon Valley idealism at odds with China market

 

Another attempt, another failure of suppression of faith

 

China Ratchets Up Its U.S. Spying Programs

 

COMMUNIST NORTH KOREA

 

Bolton Insists Kim Jong-un Pledged to Denuclearize 'in a Year' (Communist North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un/US National Security Adviser John Bolton)

 

War-separated families hold private meetings on 2nd  day

 

 

CONGRESS

 

What to Expect if Democrats Win the Midterms

 

Pollster: GOP needs to step up pace on Trump agenda

 

COURTS

 

Former MI6 official wins defamation case over Russia dossier

 

Cohen says he paid hush money at candidate Trump’s direction

 

Lesbian couple sues Christian retirement community for denying housing application

 

Cohen Tells Court He Committed Campaign Finance Violations at Candidate's Direction

 

Appellate Court Ordered CA Governor to Return “Unlawfully Diverted” Subprime Crisis Funds

 

Judge declares mistrial on remaining 10 counts in Manafort trial

 

Paul Manafort found guilty on eight counts

 

Jury announces guilty verdict on some charges in Manafort trial; mistrial declared on other counts

 

Cohen in the courtroom after surrendering to FBI

 

Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen agrees to plea deal including 3-5 years behind bars

 

Ex-Dem IT aide Imran Awan avoids jail time after attorneys complain about Trump

 

Colorado father appears in court to face charges in family's slaying

 

Manafort jury note signals problems reaching consensus

 

Judge tells Manafort jury to keep deliberating after it asks about impact of not reaching verdict on one count

 

Indiana Man Sentenced for Planning Terror Attack Using Explosives, Poisons

 

Affidavit: Police confirm Christopher Watts was having affair with co-worker

 

CRIME IN AMERICA

 

Suspect in Death of Iowa Student Mollie Tibbetts Is Illegal Immigrant, Police Say

 

Ex-beauty queen accused of hiring hit man to kill wealthy husband

 

Chicago’s top cop says judges, prosecutors to blame for violence

 

Nashville police identify 2 men being questioned in multiple slayings

 

Missing college student Mollie Tibbetts found dead after monthlong hunt, her father tells Fox News

 

Warrant confirms man detained while on way to hospital with pregnant wife is wanted for murder in Mexico

 

Man claims he killed pregnant wife after she strangled their kids

 

Horrified neighbors try to stop lunatic father from fatally stabbing his toddler

 

Punish Californians for the crimes they've committed, not for murders they didn't do

 

Man accused of wanting to eat child sex slave gets probation

 

Teen shot dead on birthday posted he was glad he ‘made it to see 17’

 

CRUISELINE INDUSTRY

 

Mom of cruise line CEO says passenger who plunged off ship jumped, was 'stupid woman'

 

 

CYBER WARFARE

 

The Trump Administration Just Threw Out America’s Rules for Cyberweapons

 

DEATH-PENALTY

 

Why Morality Demands the Death Penalty

 

DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL COMMITTEE (DNC)

 

Democrat Strategy? Rage, Smear, Lie, and Cheat

 

DEMOCRATS (MARXISTS)

 

Antifa Assaults Progressive Protester for Carrying American Flag

 

David Hogg turns on ‘older’ Dems; they ‘won’t move the f— off the plate and let us take control’

 

DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

 

Let there be light bulbs! Trump looks to flip switch on Obama ban

 

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

 

Trump’s former personal attorney, reaches tentative plea deal: Sources

 

'Russia Hoax' author: Mueller pursuing obstruction case, has 'given up' on collusion  (Justice Department special counsel former FBI Director Robert Mueller)

 

Two Iranian-Americans Charged With Spying on Jewish, Israeli Facilities

 

ECONOMY

 

Stocks end higher as S&P 500 touches all-time high

 

S&P touches record high, equals longest-ever bull run

 

S&P 500 Index Rises to Record as Trade Angst Ebbs: Markets Wrap

 

America's rich are moving to the coasts, while the poor go inland

 

Gold settles at a 1-week high of $1,200 as Trump comments hurt the dollar

 

Asian stocks mixed; Nikkei down slightly as dollar sags

 

Asian stocks up on hopes trade tensions may ease, Trump comments weigh on dollar

 

This bull market may soon silence all the naysayers

 

The Godzilla Wrecking the American Economy

 

Bitcoin futures volumes fall for third day running, down 69% from one week ago

 

George Will Is Wrong about the Economy

 

EDUCATION

 

Rewarding Colleges for Cooking the Books Won’t Help

 

Houston Has a School Spending Problem, and ‘Free’ Lunches Won’t Fix It

 

Chinese influence on campus raises national security concerns

 

Tough Choices Ahead  (Berkeley and UCLA might be able to maintain their quality and reputation without a major shift to the funding paradigm, a new report says. For the rest of the University of California, no easy model exists.)

 

Protesters topple, pour dirt on ‘Silent Sam’ at University of North Carolina

 

Going to War With Fraternities(West Virginia University President E Gordon Gee warns parents against fraternity chapters that say they will disaffiliate from the institution after new rules on Greek life.)

 

College kids aren't 'supercilious snowflakes'

 

States Attempt Closing Racial Gaps to Improve Graduation

 

Make every U.S. student attend a citizenship ceremony

 

This Town's Not Big Enough for the Both of Us(Texas A&M and Texas Tech are both vying to open new veterinary-medicine programs in the same northwest Texas town -- and neither is happy about the other's plans.)

 

 

ELECTION 2018

US points at China, not Russia, on election meddling

 

Why This Year’s Midterms Are Key For Trump’s Success And Republicans’ Future

 

Alaska and Wyoming Primary Election Results

 

Alaska and Wyoming Have Primaries Today. Here’s What to Watch.

 

Forget The GOP: It’s Up To Conservatives To Nationalize The 2018 Midterm Election

 

ELECTION 2020

 

Primary challenge to Trump? It could help him in 2020

 

ENERGY

 

Oil scores 4th  straight gain as investors watch Iranian sanctions

 

Energy Prices

 

Don’t subsidize coal; just stop trying to kill it off

 

 

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY (EPA)

 

Trump’s EPA Says More Americans Will Die Under Its Power-Plant Rollback

 

EPA's plan would ease restrictions on coal plants

 

Trump administration's rewrite of Clean Power Plan will be a boon to the coal industry

 

Pruitt made one outgoing call from his $43,000 booth, records through June 20 show  (Former Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt)

 

EUROPE

 

Painting at Empire’s End  (The work of Gustav Klimt and Egon Schiele shows us what art looked like in Central Europe before the lights went out.)

 

EUROPEAN UNION

 

European stocks end higher, led by banks and pharma sectors

 

Eyewitness to the Soviet Invasion of Czechoslovakia

 

EUTHANASIA

 

Belgium is Now Euthanizing Children to Supposedly Alleviate Their Suffering

 

FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION (FBI) 

 

In Papers Saying Papadopoulos Lied, FBI Reveals It’s Either Lying Or Incompetent

 

The Senate Accused Them of Selling Kids for Sex. The FBI Raided Their Homes. Backpage.com’s Founders Speak for the First Time.

 

Chinese man kidnapped after business meeting in LA: FBI

 

U.S. charges two men with monitoring Americans and a Jewish center as agents of Iran

 

FEDERAL RESERVE

 

Exclusive: Trump demands Fed help on economy, complains about interest rate rises

 

FRANCE

 

New Evidence Shows How France Is Involved In The Plan To Destabilize Europe

 

Macron's rentrée: Six post-holiday challenges for the French president

 

GERMANY

 

Germany’s Infamous “Church Tax” Will Soon Cease To Exist, And It Is Going To Be A Wonderful Thing When It Happens

 

Ditching coal energy: ecological necessity or economic nightmare?

 

'First taste of autumn' as cold front hits Germany at the weekend

 

Swift turn: German FM says Europe needs bank transactions system independent from US

 

GLOBAL WARMING 

 

The G.O.P.’s Climate of Paranoia

 

Sea level rise is already costing property owners on the coast

 

GOP

Sheldon Adelson gives $25 million to Republican-aligned group

 

In four swing states, Republican governors sound unenthused about their party’s nominees

 

GOVERNMENT

 

Dear Democrats and Republicans, Please Keep Tearing Down Your Government

 

HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES 

 

Doctor Shortages Explode Thanks To ObamaCare — Who Could Have Predicted That?  

 

HISTORY

 

University System Plans ‘Full Criminal Investigation’ After Confederate Statue Toppled

 

Protesters Tear Down Silent Sam (Officials of UNC Chapel Hill said they lacked authority to remove Confederate statue. Protesters toppled it.)

 

Leftists Tear Down Another Confederate Statue

 

Protesters topple Confederate statue in North Carolina

 

 

HOLLYWOOD

 

Asia Argento denies sex assault claim, says Bourdain paid off accuser

 

Trump’s Hollywood Star Must Go — But They Get a Pass?

 

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

Breaking: GOP Congressman, Wife Indicted For Multiple Campaign Violence Violations (US Representative of California Duncan Hunter (R)

 

Ocasio-Cortez Visits Restaurant Closed by Her Policies  (Democrat candidate US Representative of New York  Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (Socialist)

 

Ocasio-Cortez dubs visit to park, eating sandwich new brand of activism

 

Ocasio-Cortez: No More Being “Polite” to Racists  

 

Jacky Rosen (D-Nevada) Violates Own Call to Stop Using Taxpayer Funds for Reelection

 

She has never been to Alaska, but she may become the state’s first female congresswoman

 

HURRICANES

 

Hurricane Lane threatening Hawaii  


IMMIGRATION AND CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT (ICE)

 

U.S. Immigration Officials Deport Nazi Collaborator Who Was Living in New York for Decades

 

INDIA 

 

India’s small renewables firms fighting consolidation wave

 

Jewish community in India mostly unaffected by deadly floods

 

Is Ganga on the verge of drying?

 

INDONESIA

 

Indonesian woman jailed for complaining about mosque noise

 

Indonesia: Buddhist woman gets one and a half years prison for complaining about mosque loudspeakers

 

INTERNET 

 

Watch: These Censored Videos As Chicom Internet Control Hits America

 

Plans for 3D-printed guns explode across internet amid court battle to repress them

 

IRAN

 

Iran says US doesn’t dare to attack Iran

 

Defense experts deride Iran’s ‘new fighter jet’

 

Iran nuclear deal: developments since US walkout

 

IRAQ

 

Christians Saved From Death At Hands Of ISIS By Jewish Donations

 

ISLAM

 

Muslims chant 'Allahu akbar' at Vikings stadium

 

U.S. Bank Stadium: No, a Muslim prayer service will not feature the slaughter of animals

 

ISRAEL

 

Israeli-“Palestinian” Arab Conflict Briefing     (Tuesday, August 21, 2018)

 

Is one-state support the future of the Democratic party?

 

Fatah And Palestinian Authority Headed By Mahmoud 'Abbas Praise Terrorists And Their Families, Provide Housing For Families Of Martyrs  (“Palestinian” Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas)

 

Security minister says police ‘failed’ in allowing terrorist’s funeral

 

The bluff of a Gaza sea port in Cyprus

 

Downplaying sporadic attacks, Liberman says Gaza calm holding  (Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman)

 

The true location of the Temple Mount revealed

 

IDF said planning to slash 2 months off men’s compulsory service(Israel Defense Forces)

 

US Republicans like Netanyahu; Democrats, not so much (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)

 

Erdan Calls for Probe into Return of Jerusalem Terrorist’s Body to Family

 

How Gaza truce parley got tangled in Trump-Erdogan spat (Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan)

 

Another Tamimi Sent to Jail for Attacking Israeli Officer

 

Israeli Company ‘Reinvents The Wheel,’ Drives Off With $25 Million Investment

 

Haniyeh: Gaza Siege Almost Over – At No Cost to Hamas  (Hamas Prime Minister in Gaza Ismail Haniyeh)

 

Israeli Products: Necessity Or Choice For Palestinians?

 

Palestinian diplomat rebuffs UK media allegations that he’s a Holocaust-denier

 

Brother of Palestinian teen Tamimi sentenced for stone-throwing

 

How SodaStream went from bubbles to splash with PepsiCo deal

 

NGOs demand IDF prosecute its own for destroying Gaza building

 

Official PA media is a propaganda machine

 

Israel mocks Iran’s ‘indigenous’ fighter jet as copy of obsolete F-5

 

American Jews Viewed with Suspicion at Israeli Border, Highlighting Growing Rift

 

Episcopal bishop sorry for making up Israeli atrocities

 

Yes, Israel Is a Liberal Democracy.

 

Corbyn met with Hamas boosters in UK parliament in 2015 — report

 

LIBERALISM

 

Progressive Delusions

 

Explaining the Left: Part II

 

MALAYSIA

 

Mahathir resets the terms for dealing with China  (Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad)

 

$250 Billion in Debt, Malaysia Balks at Chinese Investments

 

MEDIA 

 

NBC, MSNBC Interviews With Omarosa Last Week Worth Nearly $28 Million in Free Publicity

 

MEDICAID

 

Kentucky governor loses another round in Medicaid fight

 

MILITARY

 

Army to test body armor made from spider silk

 

America Cannot Keep Hoping the Military Will Solve Everything

 

New Air Force light attack plane moves quickly toward combat

 

Watchdog sues Pentagon on behalf of analyst who lost clearance after Stefan Halper complaints

 

Trump using U.S. troop levels as leverage, analysts say

 

Sex-abuse case involving airman, S. Korean orphans led to new Kunsan guidelines

 

Okinawa-based Marines’ ‘USA’ dance video goes viral in Japan

 

Search underway for missing San Diego sailor

 

World War II paratrooper, turning 100 this week, plans to jump again

 

American servicemember killed in Iraq helicopter crash after raid on ISIS

 

Pentagon says Trump wasn’t given parade cost estimate before cancellation

 

Pearl Harbor survivor who led quest to identify USS Oklahoma ‘unknowns’ dies

 

MISSILE DEFENSE

 

China Spy Ship Monitored US Missile Defense Test

 

PAKISTAN

 

Pakistan's new foreign minister calls for dialogue with India

 

Pakistan's new PM proposes dialogue with India

 

The rise of the new cleric in Pakistan

 

Pakistan, India foreign ministers likely to meet in September?

 

India, Pakistan must resolve differences through dialogue: Imran Khan (Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan)

 

 

PEOPLE FOR THE ETHICAL TREATMENT OF ANIMALS (PETA) 

 

Finally: PETA frees animal crackers from the cages on their box—yes, really

 

 

PHILIPPINES

 

 Is Duterte dying?(President Rodrigo Duterte)

 

RADIO

 

Limbaugh: Brennan admits monetizing security clearance  (Former Director of the Central Intelligence Agency nominee John Brennan)

 

RELIGION IN AMERICA

 

Cardinal Wuerl the target of rising anger after grand jury report on abuse by priests in Pa.

 

Tear down the protections for pedophile priests

 

RUSSIA 

 

Invisible army? Rostec unveils chameleon camouflage for combat vehicles, uniforms

 

Naked blonde video leads to judge’s resignation in Southern Russia - reports

 

Kremlin Welcomes Trump's Willingness to Consider Lifting Sanctions for Cooperation on Syria, Ukraine

 

Moscow to draw conclusions following Microsoft’s allegations about US elections meddling

 

US hits Russian individuals and companies with sanctions over North Korean ties

 

Philippines eyeing Russian helicopters and small arms

 

U.S. Imposes Fresh Sanctions for Russian Cyber-Related Activity

 

Moscow Accuses U.K. of Trying to Dictate Russia Policy to the EU and U.S.  

 

Trump Officials Say Russia Hit Hard by Sanctions, Threaten ‘More Economic Pain’  

 

SECOND AMENDMENT

 

Corporate Gun Control Might Be the Worst Threat to Gun Rights

 

SENATE

 

Heidi Heitkamp Is Her Own Worst Enemy  (US Senator of North Dakota Heidi Heitkamp (D)

 

Brennan met Reid shortly before request for collusion investigation was leaked to NY Times  (Former Director of the Central Intelligence Agency nominee John Brennan/ Former Senate Minority Leader Harry (Criminal) Reid (D-Nevada)

 

Outsiders vs. Insiders: AWOL GOP senators could sink the party’s midterm chances early

 

Cotton Applauds Trump Administration’s Rollback of Obama Climate Rule(US Senator of Arkansas Tom Cotton (R)

 

Schumer: Judiciary Committee must share all confidential Kavanaugh records with Senate  (Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-New York)

 

Collins, seen as possible swing vote, set to meet with Kavanaugh  (US Senator of Maine Susan M Collins (R)/ Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh)

 

Trump-backer Barletta battling midterm odds against ‘Sleeping Bob’ Casey in Pennsylvania (US Senator of Pennsylvania Robert Casey(D)

 

15 senators miss votes despite McConnell's criticism of absentees  (Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky)

 

Warner proposes forbidding presidents from revoking security clearances for ‘political reasons’  (US Senator of Virginia Mark Warner (D)

 

Senate ramps up Russia sanctions threat with dual hearings

 

 

SLAVERY

 

 Former slave sees God's answer to his prayers

 

SOCIALISM

 

Context Is Key in Evaluating Nordic ‘Socialism’

 

SOCIAL MEDIA

 

Facebook reverses ‘hate speech’ suspension of conservative Christian mom, apologizes

 

Don’t crucify Twitter’s CEO for telling the truth

 

Memo reveals Soros-funded social-media censorship plan

 

Social Media Corporations Step Up Attacks on Conservatives

 

SOUTH AMERICA

 

With military in charge of security, Rio erupts in violence, leaving 13 dead

 

SOUTH KOREA 

 

Record Number of 1-Man Businesses Close Down

 

9 killed in electronics factory fire

 

Minimum Wage Hike Boosts Self-Service Convenience Stores

 

Koreas to shut down some border guard posts: Seoul

 

SOUTHERN POVERTY LAW CENTER

 

SPLC, ‘Color of Change’ played role smearing Robert Spencer as “white supremacist” for Mastercard blacklisting

 

SPORTS

 

MLB Scoreboard

 

STATES

 

Andrew Cuomo’s Contempt for America Is Normal On the Left  (Governor of New York Andrew M Cuomo (D)

 

Cuomo’s all-too-telling corruption defense 

 

Effort to end cash bail in California clears major hurdle in Legislature

 

Michigan official faces manslaughter trial over Flint deaths

 

California's largest wildfire brings new dangers for firefighters on front lines

 

SUPREME COURT 

 

The New Yorker Cites ‘Expert’ Claiming Kavanaugh’s Sports Reporting Shows Support for ‘Unlimited Presidential Power’  (Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh)

 

 

TAIWAN

 

Taiwan Says China ‘Out of Control’ As It Loses El Salvador to Beijing

 

China, El Salvador establish ties in fresh defeat for Taiwan

 

THINK TANKS

 

Russian Hackers Now Targeting Conservative Think Tanks

 

TURKEY

 

Trump vows 'no concessions' to Turkey over US pastor

 

Turkey’s Losing Economic War

 

Turkey's been a poor excuse for a US ally for a long time now

 

In latest strain on US-Turkey ties, Russia to deliver S-400 to Ankara by 2019

 

 

UNITED KINGDOM (BRITAIN)

 

FTSE 100 snaps 3-day winning streak, dragged down by BHP

 

Searching for common ground: Katie Hopkins in conversation with a Muslim in Bradford

 

‘Potentially thousands’ of child slaves forced to work on illegal London cannabis farms

 

Video from UK: Convert from Islam to Christianity goes public, “I know they’re looking for me”

 

British Airways suspends flight attendant over racy video of her stripping off tights, smelling them

 

VATICAN

 

Priest says he warned Vatican about Cardinal McCarrick in 2000

 

Pope to meet victims of sexual abuse in Ireland

 

VENEZUELA 

 

Strong quake rocks northern Venezuela coast; buildings evacuated in capital

 

Venezuela Takes More Desperate but Futile Steps to Save Socialism

 

Venezuela Braces for the Devaluation Storm

 

 

WHITE HOUSE

 

Daily Presidential Tracking Poll

 

Trump is powerless as his legal fate spins out of control

 

Navarro: First Lady’s Cyberbullying Campaign Shows ‘Lack of Self-Awareness’

 

Trump to discuss NAFTA with union leaders

 

…POTUS Surge of Campaign Rallies for Republicans

 

Trump’s Character and Trump’s Presidency

 

Trump says DOJ official should be fired over role in Russia probe

 

Trump warns of ‘terror, bloodshed and suffering’ in Abolish ICE movement

 

Trump tweets raise questions about why Manafort jury isn't sequestered

 

Trump: 'Very dangerous' to trust Facebook, Twitter

 

Omarosa says she'll speak out against Trump for duration of midterms

 

Trump praises Hispanic border guard for speaking ‘perfect English’

 

Man wanted for threatening to shoot Trump spotted in Maryland

 

Attorney: McGahn did not incriminate Trump in special counsel interviews

 

Trump faces mounting legal pressure on three fronts


One easy trick for Melania Trump to reduce cyberbullying

 

Trump makes immigration top midterm campaign issue, hoping to put Dems on ICE

 

Trump threatens ex-intel official's clearance, citing comments on CNN

 

Why Omarosa’s antics will fail to undermine Trump’s progress for black Americans

 

 

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