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Friday, August 31, 2018






In Today’s Issue: 




Court dismisses Satanists’ case against pro-life laws


British Prime Minister Theresa May Pledges £200 Million to Promote Abortion Worldwide


Abortion Activist Sarah Silverman Slams “Motherf***er’ Christians.” “Don’t Tell Me How I’m Disrespecting God”


MSNBC Hosts Call Pro-Life Voters “Selfish” for Voting For Themselves and Not Others


Doctors Told Couple Their Son Was Terminal and to Have Abortion. After His Birth They Were Proven Wrong


Study Finds Google Pushes Pro-Abortion News Outlets in Top 5 Search Suggestions


Woman’s Husband Drugs Her and Aborts Her Baby in Their Bedroom Because The Baby’s a Girl(Nigeria)


Catholic Archbishop: “Without a Guaranteed Right to Life, All Other Rights are Legal Fictions”


17 States Defend Laws Allowing Women to See Ultrasound of Baby Before Abortion


UN Pushes Abortion Globally, Nurses Ask It to Consider Abortion Alternatives


Netflix Mocks Christianity With Teen Girls Singing Sexual Hymn “Sweet Jesus Inside Me”


Colorado Governor Candidate Jared Polis Supports Abortion Up to Birth: “It’s a Woman’s Decision”


Congressional Candidate Compares Abortion to “a Medical Procedure Like Gallbladder Surgery”


Abortionist Keeps His Medical License Despite Dismembering 25-Week-Old Baby


South Carolina Gov Slams Judge Who Blocked Planned Parenthood Defunding: “Abortion is What PP Does”


Lawyer for illegal immigrant abortions to testify against Brett Kavanaugh(Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh)


New Billboard Campaign Markets Abortions to Black Women as “Self-Care.” Like a Day at the Spa


Republican Susan Collins Defends Vote to Fund Planned Parenthood: “That Demonstrates” My Abortion Support


Democrat Running for Congress Vows to Impeach Pro-Life Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas


Legislator’s Resolution Calls Unborn Baby a Human Being, Planned Parenthood Comes Unhinged


Pro-Life Leaders Blast United Way for Donating $2.7 Million to Planned Parenthood Abortion Biz


Abortionist Who Killed Woman in Botched Abortion Gets His Medical License Back


After 25 Years of Leading Priests for Life My Goal is the Same: End Abortion


Woman Defends Using Abortion as Birth Control: “As Soon as the Test Showed Positive I Knew”


Martin Luther King Jr.’s Niece Was Almost an Abortion Victim, Now She’s a Pro-Life Champion


China Denies Plan to End Its Two-Child Population Control Policy


UK is Destroying Free Speech for Pro-Life People




State Shuts Down Catholic Adoption Agency Because It Won’t Compromise Its Catholic Values





Military Believes Trump’s Afghan War Plan Is Working, but Spy Agencies Are Pessimistic





Nigeria: Muslims burn alive Christian pastor, his wife, and three of their children


Flights suspended from Libyan capital Tripoli’s only working airport: AFP


China Moves Anti-Aircraft Missiles Into Zimbabwe In Show Of Military Force, Or Vietnam 3.0 And Why The British Gave Up Control Over Hong Kong In 1997





United Airlines: Baggage fees will jump to $30, matching JetBlue


Woman says United paid her to keep quiet about creep





Tombstones toppled at Jewish cemetery in New Jersey



Australian dollar tumbles as US, Canada fail to reach trade deal


Australian shares fall on fear US-China trade fight to worsen; NZ down


Australia: Muslim on student visa arrested for jihad plots against former PM, “symbolic” locations


Australia abuse inquiry: Catholic Church rejects call to overhaul confession




Ford Cancels Plans to Import SUV Model From China in Wake of Tariffs




Gov't Spends $18 Billion On Jobs Programs, But Can't Tell If They Work





Grandparents raising grandkids amid opioid epidemic 




Energy sector weighs on Toronto stock market, while U.S. stocks edge higher


Ontario to include Tesla in rebate program after court decision


Donald Trump confirms Star story on his secret bombshell remarks about Canada


NP View: Canada's NAFTA hand is weak and the Liberals have overplayed it


What does Alberta pulling out of the federal climate plan mean for the environment?


Andrew Coyne: The Trudeau Liberals fall to earth, crushed by pipelines and carbon taxes (Canadian Prime Minister Prime Minister Justin Trudeau)





Leaders from both parties mourn McCain at Capitol (The late US Senator of Arizona John McCain (R)





STDs Reach Record Highs Despite Planned Parenthood and Its Taxpayer-Funded Sex-Ed Programs


Data: Americans Contracting More STDs




Hog prices poised to soar as deadly swine disease emerges in China


Trump to Back $200 Billion China Tariffs as Early as Next Week


Why ‘divorcing China’ may be the right way to go

China claims Trump ‘distorting the facts’ on North Korea influence  (Read: Xi and PLA could join North Korea’s national day parade  (Communist Chinese dictator Xi Jinping) 




Why We Need a Convention of the States


Legalizing the Constitution




 Manafort associate pleads guilty, agrees to cooperate with Mueller  (Justice Department special counsel former FBI Director Robert Mueller)


Founder hits Papa John's with second lawsuit


Obama-era DACA program likely illegal: Judge


Oops: Net Neutrality Advocates Just Made The Case For Regulating Google And Facebook


Three Suspects Connected With New Mexico ‘Extremist Muslim’ Compound Released After Judge Drops Charges




Violent road rage incident involving a car jack caught on camera


Shock study: U.S. had far fewer mass shootings than previously reported




Cuomo said to have frozen Weinstein probe following campaign donation (Governor of New York Andrew M Cuomo)


Mich. Dem Gubernatorial Candidate Declines to Oppose Israel Boycotts


Prominent Kentucky Democrat Indicted for Illegal Campaign Contributions


Dem Socialist Candidate’s Brother and Mother Say She’s Lied About Her Upbringing


De Blasio: Progressive Wave Is Just Dems 'Acting Like Real Democrats'  (Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio)


Radicalized Democrats: Destroying the Country and Their Own Party





Judicial Watch: Justice Department Discloses No FISA Court Hearings Held on Carter Page Warrants


Russia had Trump ‘over a barrel,’ DOJ official tells lawmakers: Report


The truth will set us all free  (Special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation was star-crossed from the start. His friend and successor as FBI director, James Comey, by his own admission prompted the investigation — with the deliberate leaking of classified memos about his conversations with President Donald Trump to the press.)


Justice Department Backs Suit on Harvard Admissions


Justice Department Joins Discrimination Suit Against Harvard


U.S. Soldier Pleads Guilty to Trying to Support ISIS


Two lawyers leave special counsel's office




Stocks end mostly higher; S&P 500 and Dow book best August gains since 2014


Word on more China tariffs sends Asian stocks lower


Asia stocks: Nikkei flirts with 23000 but can't hang on


Wall Street mixed as U.S.-Canada trade talks end


Vacation Is Over and Stocks Keep Playing Havoc With Predictions


Dollar index clings to monthly gain as traders focus on emerging-markets turmoil


Gold ends higher, but suffers longest stretch of monthly declines in more than 5 years


The Coming Global Middle-Class Majority: Thank Capitalism, Not Socialism, For The Boom


Why the stock market rally is smarter than the experts


Household Income Jumps To All-Time Highs Under Trump — Why Isn't This Big News?


The last time Wall Street’s ‘fear index’ and stocks traded this closely it didn’t end well


Argentina Peso Crashes as Central Bank Raises Key Rate to 60%


A break of the tight trading range could see bitcoin fall to $3,000, says analyst




Video: Exposing The March For Our Lives(How public schools are using your tax dollars to train students to be anti-Second Amendment activists. )


Suspended for Using N-Word


The Permeation of Propaganda in the College Student Brain


Stanford Won't Boast About Applications or Admit Rates Any More


Prestigious New York Jewish school apologizes for ignoring molestation reports


Feds Impose Aid Restrictions on Howard


Professors and Students as Roommates?




Egypt: Muslim mobs force closure of 8 Christian churches seeking official recognition




Polis: Women Will Die if Republican Wins Gubernatorial Election(Colorado)


Pastors protest DeSantis' 'monkey this up' comment  (GOP Candidate for Governor of Florida Ron DeSantis)


Calif. Road Workers Accused of Stopping Traffic to Pass Out Anti-Gas Tax Repeal Flyers


David Brock Seeks $2 Million for New Anti-Trump Project Before Midterms


Dem Gubernatorial Candidate’s PAC Receives $1 Million From Dark Money Group  (Florida Democratic Socialist Andrew Gillum previously said he would not be 'accountable to corporate money and special interests.')





Kerry Doesn’t Rule out 2020 Presidential Campaign(Former US Secretary of State John Kerry(D)


Deval Patrick Launches New PAC as 2020 Speculation Mounts (Former Governor of Massachusetts Deval Patrick(D)




Oil prices end lower, but score solid gains for the month


Energy Prices




European stocks tumble as trade uncertainty spikes again


EU aims to scrap turning the clocks back for winter


Geert Wilders cancels “Draw Muhammad” contest amid massive protests, threats of violence


Poland computes it lost over 5 million people, $54 billion under Nazi occupation


Amsterdam police study possible terror motive for stabbings




Belgium Euthanized 2,309 Patients Last Year, 8 Patients Had Their Organs Harvested




FBI arrests 5 New Mexico compound suspects after earlier charges dropped



Dangerous genital infection linked to common diabetes meds, FDA warns


FDA warns against consuming liquid nitrogen-prepared foods




Lebanese Singer And U.N. Goodwill Ambassador Majida El Roumi: Global Zionism Is Implementing 'Protocols Of The Elders Of Zion,' Behind France Bombings – Archival


Scallop wars: France tells UK fishermen to keep out of contested waters


French President Macron: “No such thing as a true Dane, true Frenchman”




Rise of extreme nationalist groups in Germany brings a return of anti-Semitic acts


10 year sentence given to man who bombed Dresden mosque


'We aren't all Nazis': Chemnitz on edge after anti-migrant violence




Is It Worth Cutting Global Warming By Tenths Of A Degree If It Means Millions Starve?




Google and Mastercard Cut a Secret Ad Deal to Track Retail Sales




Steve Bannon’s open revolt against GOP establishment sputters




Neil Armstrong Movie Draws Scorn for Decision to Omit Planting of American Flag on Moon: ‘Total Lunacy’


Tim Conway's daughter and wife at odds over ailing star's care


Operation Finale





Victory: California Dem withdraws bill banning help for unwanted gay attraction




Sanders’ Son Won’t Support Pelosi if He’s Elected to Congress  (US Senator of Vermont Bernie Sanders (I-Socialist)/House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-California)


 Democratic Rep Warns Immigration Officials Following ‘Illegal’ Orders: ‘You Will Not Be Safe’  (US Representative of Arizona Ruben Gallego (D) warned Trump immigration officials they “will not be safe” in the future for having followed “illegal” deportation orders.)


Dem congressional nominee: Trump, bin Laden ‘have a tremendous amount in common’ 




Hindu Extremists Suspected in False Charges against Pastor in India, Sources Say


India economy accelerates as rupee declines


India's World-Beating Growth Not Enough to End Deep Jobs Drought




California rail project blows through budget, on track to cost more than $100B




Internet Giants: Not as Smart as They Think They Are




Iran rejects French call for talks on missiles, regional interference


Iran Needs a Whiff of Grapeshot


Iran Arrests Dozens Of ‘Spies’ Working In Government Bodies


Iran and Syria Tout A Defense & Reconstruction Deal





Fears over Iranian proxies’ Iraq missile factories




Israeli-“Palestinian” Arab Conflict Briefing     (Friday, August 31, 2018)


Fabricating history, according to Abbas  (“Palestinian” Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas)


Lana Del Rey cancels Israel gig, cites inability to perform for Palestinian fans


Iran increases missile threat to Israel, linking Syria and Iraq


Israel bans entry of Sukkot-related plants over disease fears


Analysis: Is the world conspiring against Abbas?


Palestinians clash with IDF on Gaza border; 180 said wounded  (Israel Defense Forces)


Iran launches anti-US-Israel front – from W. Iraq, with Tel Aviv in missile range, builds base facing Golan


Soldiers nab 3 Palestinians with pipe bombs in northern West Bank (Judea and Samaria)


Report: UAE used Israeli spyware to track Qatari royals


Lawsuit lays bare use of Israel-made hacking tools in Mideast, Mexico


U.S. cuts millions in funding for UN agency that helps Palestinian refugees


Israeli Warships Get Missile Defense Boost


What`s the connection between the new PLO Head of Prisoners' Commission and the 1993 World Trade Center bombing?


Japan reaffirms commitment to solidarity with Palestine


Palestinian Refugees: In The Middle Of Nowhere


Israeli forces injure 3 Palestinians during Friday prayers


If UNWRA Folds, What Next?


Arab Israeli MKs said set to appeal to EU to oppose Jewish nation-state law


Administrative prisoners continue to boycott Israeli courts


Dovish US Jews warn UNRWA cuts endanger Israel’s security


Report: 4 children among 19 Palestinians killed in August


Muslim Doctors Without Borders nurse shoots at Israeli troops on Gaza border


Israeli schools largely avoid teaching evolution — report




Labor Day, the Holiday in Need of an Update




Smoking Gun Memo Laid Out Left’s Assault on Conservatives




The Village Voice to shut down after 63 years


MSNBC: Voters ‘selfishly’ expect Second Amendment rights to ‘stay the same’




Marine accused of making 42 'enhanced' bombs




Presidents, pop stars join in epic farewell to Queen of Soul




Diets that involve shrinking your plate size don’t work, Israeli study says




Pakistan stands by Iran on nuclear deal issue


Pakistan rally ends after Dutch cartoon contest is canceled


Pakistan closes its consulate in Afghanistan's Jalalabad


Talks with Pakistan? Out of the question


Pakistan, Iran connected by inseparable bonds: Imran Khan  (Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan)




PETA Wants to Memorialize Lobsters Who Died in Maine Truck Accident




Mom of abused son rebukes bishop for making pro-gay priest ‘spiritual guide’ for abuse victims


Progressivism Takes Its Place among the Major Religions


Sexual Libertinism Won’t Save the Church


No need for Reform Jews to demand other 'fix' their religion




Restaurants are banning customers from using mobile phones




Russia Plans To Hold Largest War Games In 4 Decades


Russia to STOP sending US astronauts to International Space Station unless new deal agreed


Russia encroaches on US war industry in Middle East


Blast Kills Leader of Russia-Backed Separatist Region in Eastern Ukraine


How Russia stole the night: Inside the illegal market for American night-vision technology


Iran, Russia prepare to battle each other over control of post-war Syria




O’Rourke Media Profiles Didn’t Report on Serious Details of 1998 DWI Arrest  (Democrat candidate for Texas Beto O’Rourke)


Police Reports Reveal O’Rourke’s 1998 DWI Arrest Was More Serious Than Previously Reported


Brett Kavanaugh to face questions on executive power, sexual harassment  (Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh)


A meticulous legal mind: Democrats’ hunt for dirt on Kavanaugh backfires


Amid Criticism of Firm, Hatch Wants Google Investigated  (US Senator of Utah Orrin Hatch (R)


Leader of Arizona’s #RedforEd Movement ‘Not Sorry’ John McCain Died  (The late US Senator of Arizona John McCain (R)


What We Can Learn about Partisanship from John McCain


McConnell: McCain either ‘staunchest ally’ or ‘most stubborn opponent’(Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky)


Trump to campaign for former rival Ted Cruz (US Senator of Texas Ted Cruz (R)


John McCain memorialized as hero, fighter and wiseacre  (The late US Senator of Arizona John McCain (R)


Jacky Rosen Hedges on Support for Minimum Wage Increase, Suggests Different ‘Threshold’ for Small Businesses(US Representative of Nevada Rosen, the Democrat nominee in the 2018 Senate race in Nevada, has long advocated a $15 minimum wage but said Wednesday that there should be a different “threshold” for small businesses that cannot afford it.)


Senate cancels postal service hearing; Trump's Amazon crusade delayed




Enough with the Victimhood: Millionaire Athletes and Their Lost Cause


Social media has made Elon Musk more famous than ever ... and maybe more dangerous


Banned From Twitterstan


Media Elite Mock ‘Crazy’ President Trump and Conservative “Paranoia” Over Social Media Censorship


Conservative Revolt at – Facebook?





Korea to carry out intensive tests on fire-prone BMW cars


Age of criminal responsibility to be lowered from 14 to 13


Working Mothers Often Quit Jobs Once Kids Start Schooling


Korea's university closure 'domino' fear


Libyan head of state due in Seoul for talks with Moon  (President Moon Jae-in)


[Breaking] Moon's special envoy to visit Pyongyang on Wednesday




Not fans: Most voters call NFL anthem protests ‘inappropriate’ as season looms


Todd Starnes: Cheerleaders score win for freedom of religious expression


Enough with the Victimhood: Millionaire Athletes and Their Lost Cause


MLB Scoreboard


NFL Scoreboard





Pregnant bus crash survivor had twins hours later


Severe Midwest storms as Labor Day rain expected


7 dead, dozens injured in New Mexico bus crash


Truck driver in deadly New Mexico crash thought he was "going to die"


Missouri attorney general alleges duck boat company put profits over safety


California’s storied bail bondsmen left with no jobs after state ends cash bail for criminal suspects


Report: Political Interests ‘Commandeered’ State AGs for Environmental Agenda




Probe Clears State Dept of Wrongdoing in Cuba Sonic Attacks





16 states ask Supreme Court to reverse addition of gender confusion to ‘sex discrimination’




New images show Iranian surface-to-surface missile facility in Syria


Iran, Russia prepare to battle each other over control of post-war Syria




Taiwan Is Not a Bargaining Chip With China


China Says ‘No Way’ to United Airlines’ Workaround Reference for Taiwan


Taiwan executes man by firing squad for killing his ex-wife, daughter


Taiwan de facto envoy to Hong Kong still lacks visa, two months on




Wisconsin to cover state employees’ transgender treatments, board votes




Erdogan: Turkey needs Russia's S-400 missile defence system    (Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan)


Lira rallies after Turkey's latest move to shore up currency


Turkey must free prisoners to mend ties with EU, Germany says


Turkey working with Russia, Iran to prevent another Aleppo disaster in Idlib: Erdoğan


US pastor held in Turkey prepared to go to European court: lawyer




U.K. stocks close at 4-month low on Brexit and trade uncertainty


UK: Father of two jihadis killed in Syria threatens to have his wife shot if she gave evidence against him


 UK minister to discuss Iran’s destabilizing activities in Syria, Yemen


Aretha Franklin honored by military band at Buckingham Palace


A Diversity of Acid Attacks, Witchcraft Abuse, Genital Mutilation and Terror


UK: Man converts to Islam, encourages jihad terrorism on Facebook


Islamic State follower jailed for at least 30 years for plot to kill Theresa May  (British Prime Minister Theresa May)




The UN Must Have No Say On U.S. Sanctions Against Iran




Church Militant claims Cdl. Wuerl fleeing to Rome to avoid U.S. arrest for abuse cover-up


Rush Limbaugh blasts Pope for putting climate change ahead of sex abuse scandal



Trump Full-Month Approval Up in August


Daily Presidential Tracking Poll


Trouble for Trump: Disapproval at a high, 63% back Mueller, half favor impeachment (Justice Department special counsel former FBI Director Robert Mueller)


What Comes After Trump's Federal Pay Freeze: Why Not Equal Pay For Equal Work?


Trump Cancels Automatic Pay Raises for Federal Workers in 2019


EU Offer for No Auto Tariffs Is ‘Not Good Enough,’ Trump Says


More clearance revocations coming  (The White House is expected to announce a second round of security clearance revocations for former government officials in the near future.)


Trump Taps Controversial Obama Holdover for 5-Year Term (The Trump administration is seeking to reappoint a controversial Obama holdover to the federal government’s top labor arbiter, sparking criticism from a former Trump nominee.)


How Trump Survives


Trump responds to leak of off-the-record comments in Bloomberg News interview


Trump threatens to intervene in the Justice Department: ‘People are angry’


Bette Midler mocks Trump over reported liberal violence comment


Trump calls court ruling on N.C. redistricting ‘very unfair’


Reality Winner, convicted NSA leaker, wants pardon from Trump: Report


Trump won’t wait for Canada, new NAFTA sent to Congress


Who Really Started the Trump-McCain Feud?




Trump Threatens to Pull U.S. Out of WTO If It Doesn’t ‘Shape Up’


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