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Thursday, August 31, 2017

 

CELEBRATING 241 YEARS OF LIBERTY AND FREEDOM  

 

 

In Today’s Issue: 

 

ABORTION

 

Planned Parenthood Abortion Business Permanently Closes Another Clinic

 

Students vote to ban pro-life group for showing images of pre-born babies

 

Late-Term Abortion Business That Kills Babies Through All 9 Months of Pregnancy Closes Down

 

U.S. Kills 85% of Unborn Babies Diagnosed With Down Syndrome. Why?

 

Abortion Activists Dress Up as Early Feminists to Protest Pro-Life Event, But There’s One HUGE Problem

 

Pro-Life Feminist: “I Lose All My Friends When I Talk About Why I Am Against Abortion”

 

Feminist Asks for Donations for Hurricane Harvey Victims to Have Abortions

 

Pro-Abortion “Women’s March” Wants Hurricane Harvey Donations to Go to Non-Whites

 

Coerced Abortions: The Hidden Abuse of Women Feminists Won’t Address

 

Low abortion rates prompt Nova Scotia gov’t to reach out to abortionist for advice

 

Court Allows Woman to Abort Her 24-Week-Old Unborn Baby Just Because He is Disabled  (New Delhi, India)

 

ACORN

 

ACORN Sues California To Allow More Illegals To Vote

 

 

AFGHANISTAN

 

Marines help Afghan forces clear insurgents from Helmand district

 

 

AFRICA

 

Sudanese Investment Minister: Normalization With Israel Isn't 'Such A Big Deal'; Sudanese Cleric: Shari'a Permits It

 

‘Gas All Jews,’ swastika drawn on South African campus

 

Moroccan Weekly Attacks Local Christians: They Provoke Terrorism

 

 

ANTI-DEFAMATION LEAGUE (ADL)

 

New ADL Hire Helped Obama Admin Forge Ties With Hamas-Linked Group

 

ANTI-SEMITISM

 

European Jews Worry About Rising Anti-Semitism (Again) in Poland

 

California Imam Exposed By MEMRI Retracts His Antisemitic Statements

 
ARAB WORLD

 

School Curricula In The Arab World: The Situation Today

 
ASIA

 

Chinese cyberspies broaden attacks in Vietnam: firm

 

 

ASSISTED SUICIDE

 

Teenager’s Assisted Suicide Sends Horrible Message That Being Disabled is “A Fate Worse Than Death”

 
AUSTRALIA

 

Catholic priests at Australian prep schools urge students, parents to support ‘gay marriage’

 

ASX ends 'subdued' earnings season

 

Australian dollar comes off 1-month peak, NZ$ near 3-month low

 

Aussie dollar to hit US85¢ in 2018

 

900,000 truckloads of dirt: Uncovering the Great Barrier Reef's secret

 

 

BIOETHICS

 

Scientists Conduct Grisly Experiments Modifying the DNA of Human Embryos

 

CANADA

 

TSX jumps nearly 100 points as StatCan says GDP growth outpaced expectations

 

Canada: Church vandalized with Islamic State graffiti

 

Household spending, exports stand out amid growth in Canada’s economy

 

Gender X: Canada Now Allows Citizens To Select Third Gender Option On Passports

 

Trudeau, Trump talk about speedy NAFTA resolution in hurricane Harvey phone call  (Canadian Prime Minister Prime Minister Justin Trudeau)

 

No criminal wrongdoing in switched-at-birth cases, Manitoba RCMP say

 

Drive-by egging injures Vancouver teen

 

Astronomers detect 15 signals from mysterious object in distant galaxy

 

B.C. schools scrambling to hire teachers to meet class-size standards

 

Edmonton university transferred $11.8M in phishing attack

 

Canada could play role in mediating North Korean tensions, experts say

 

Critics say TDSB rushed vote to suspend program that put cops in high schools

 

U.K. reforms bring workers' voices to corporate boards — changes Canadian regulators are watching

 

 Six Nations fire chief says he’s ‘cautiously optimistic’ cabinet shakeup will improve fire safety

 

Meet Iggy, a child’s best friend in Toronto court

 

John Ivison: How Justin Trudeau is governing like Harper (Former Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper)

 

COMMUNIST CHINA 

 

Production Resumes at Hyundai's Factories in China

 

China accuses mogul of rape in quest to get him out of U.S.

 

Robert Samuelson: China's Invisible Influence

 

North Korea tests push US to action on Chinese banks

 

Hundreds Of Christians Stand Against Chinese Government Officers Coming With Heavy Machinery To Destroy Church, They Attack The Christians And They Cry Out ‘Jesus Save Me,’ The Officers Back Down

 

COMMUNIST NORTH KOREA

 

Kim Jong-un Hails Missile Launch as Trump Blusters  (Communist North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un)

 

US, allies show force after N. Korean missile test

 

North Korean ICBM Technology Still Falls Short, Top General Says

 

Analysis: Pyongyang's view of the North Korea-U.S. crisis

 

U.S. sees signs of North Korean nuke test

 

North Korea says more missiles to come as UN condemns launch

 

North Korea and its missiles: what next?

 

Shooting down a N. Korea missile test may not be viable

 

Detection of possible N. Korea missile attacks becomes harder

 

Starving North Korean Soldiers Ordered to Steal Unripened Corn From the Fields

 

NKorea Threatens ‘Final Doom’ Against ‘Nuclear Criminal’ USA

 

US-South joint drills end amid soaring N. Korea tensions

 

CONGRESS

 

Congress eyes vote next week on Harvey aid

 

CONSTITUTION

 

After Charlottesville, an Uncertain Outlook for Free Speech

 

COURTS

 

Texas’s Harsh Sanctuary-City Ban Blocked by Federal Judge

 

Teenage Convict Sues Female Supervisor For Allegedly Using Him As Sex Slave

 

Billion-dollar lawsuit against Israel donors dismissed

 

South Carolina couple starts class action lawsuit against Amazon over eclipse glasses

 

Upskirt video perv claims woman was wearing pantyhose

 

 

CRIME IN AMERICA

 

Officer to driver in video: "We only shoot black people"

 

Ax-wielding boyfriend saves woman from home invader, police say

 

California deputy killed at Sacramento hotel, two state troopers wounded

 

'Jesus Loves' tattoo on 12-year-old girl leads to arrests

 

CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION

 

…Border Wall Prototype Contractors Announced

 

DEATH-PENALTY

 

Anti-death penalty prosecutor loses fight with Fla. governor

 

DEMOCRATS (MARXISTS)

 

The Black Church and the Democratic Party: Unholy Alliance or Doublethink?

 

Harry Reid Tried To Encourage Obama To Interfere In Dem Bribery Investigation (Former Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nevada)

 

Clinton, Sanders Have More Fake Than Real Twitter Followers  (US Senator of Vermont Bernie Sanders (I-Socialist)

 

Obamas looking to buy a $15 million vacant lot on Martha’s Vineyard

 

 

DEPARTMENT HOMELAND SECURITY

 

Houston, DHS officials warn residents of fake agents after Harvey

 

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

 

 

Justice Department Forces Christian Pastor to Testify on Islam Views

 

ECONOMY

 

Wall Street gains on data and Mnuchin tax reform remarks

 

S&P 500, Dow end fifth straight month with gains

 

Stocks Gain on Growth Outlook; Dollar Turns Weaker: Markets Wrap            

 

Dollar, Asia shares find relief in China, U.S. economic news

 

Asia Stocks Rise as China PMI Adds to Growth Story: Markets Wrap

 

Dollar’s bounce runs out of steam

 

When It Comes to Looking for Jobs, It's Not How Many You Know, but How Well You Know Them

 

August jobs data marks crucial test for U.S. dollar

 

Harvey Will Boost GDP? Then Why Don't We Schedule Disasters?

 

These 2 simple indicators say stocks are headed up

 

Gold scores largest monthly gain since January

 

EDUCATION

 

Math Education Org Prints Articles Using ‘Math for a Certain Social Agenda’

 

Indiana teacher asks first-graders to stop talking about God in class

 

Shifting School Start Times Could Contribute $83 Billion to US Economy Within a Decade

 

Economics Faculty War  (New Koch-backed institute at the University of Utah is raising questions about academic freedom and whether the center is designed to compete with Utah’s existing economics department.)

 

U. Illinois Urbana-Champaign ‘Racial Anti-Fascist Demonstration’ Raises Concerns of Violence

 

16 Colleges, 1 Law Firm 

 

Ex-superintendent with huge salary charged with corruption

 

‘Higher Education and Silicon Valley’

 

University of Mississippi Ends Fraternity Retreat Early After Participant Threw Banana Peel Into a Tree

 

The Limits of Blind Marking (Study by British university finds the practice does little to eliminate achievement gaps.)

 

Poor student lives the high life after $1M financial aid snafu

 

 

EGYPT

 

Brotherhood figures among 296 names added to Egypt terror list

 

ENERGY

 

Gasoline futures jump above $2, oil rallies on Harvey-stoked shortages

 

Energy Prices

 

Southern gas pipeline to shut down due to Harvey

 

Oil rises, gasoline jumps 10 percent as U.S. refineries reel

 

Gas shortages in Texas as Harvey knocks out refineries

 

New Study on Electricity Grid Suggests the Need for Market Reforms

 

Here’s how much gasoline we’ll get from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve oil release

 

 

EUROPE

 

Will this Man be Norway's First Muslim Prime Minister?

 

Why Lethal Aid Can't Help Ukraine

 

 

EUROPEAN UNION

 

European stocks rally, but log third monthly loss in a row

 

Google Detractors Want to Hand Internet Over to European Union Control

 

Italy: Muslim migrant screams “Allahu akbar, we will kill you all” at police, hails Barcelona massacre

 

Sweden: Police officer stabbed in the neck in busy square in Stockholm

 

Hungary expands state of emergency to keep out migrants

 

 

EUTHANASIA

 

Catholic Order Embraces Euthanasia In The Name Of Alleviating ‘Mental Suffering’

 

FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION (FBI) 

 

Comey began drafting 'exoneration statement' before interviewing Clinton, senators say  (Former FBI Director James Comey)

 

Air Force veteran in leak case wants FBI admission suppressed

 

Obama ‘Still Running the FBI’, Says Lawyer After Clinton Records Blocked

 

Uh Oh: New Evidence Shows James Comey Exonerated Clinton BEFORE FBI Investigation Was Over

 

A former FBI agent battling Deputy Director McCabe said there is a 'cancer' inside the FBI

 

 

FINANCIAL INDUSTRY

 

Wells Fargo: 3.5M affected by sales scandal

 

FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION (FDA)

 

FDA designates MDMA as "breakthrough therapy" for PTSD

 

Lilly lays out faster time frame for FDA drug resubmission

 

FDA approves first gene therapy to treat leukemia

 

FOREIGN POLICY

 

Is Trump Adopting the Diplomacy Delusion?

 

FRANCE

 

Charlie Hebdo depicts Texas flood victims as neo-Nazis

 

Man charged for ramming soldiers in Paris suburbs

 

Man held over French girl's disappearance from wedding

 

French PM says labour reforms are 'ambitious, balanced, fair'

 

French bakery launches black baguette made with charcoal

 

GERMANY

 

Foreign Minister puts foot in it by admitting own party won't win election

 

How the real race in election 2017 is a viciously tight battle for third place

 

Case against Auschwitz medic to be thrown out due to ill health

 

Germany to get rid of US warheads on its territory

 

Merkel conveys Germany’s veto on Customs Union update with Turkey to Juncker (German Chancellor Angela Merkel/European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker)

 

 

GLOBAL WARMING

 

Connecting on Climate Change Research

 

 

HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

 

Administration Official Is Unsure If Individuals Will Sign Up For Obamacare

 

After repeal scare, Obamacare has never been more popular

 

Trump Guts Budget for Obamacare Ads

 

HISTORY

 

Confederate Monuments & The Problem With Politically Correct History

 

LA City Council Changes Columbus Day to ‘Indigenous Peoples Day’

 

HOMOSEXUALITY

 

Woman raised by lesbians tells gay community: ‘I ached every day … we need to talk about it’

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

Kevin McCarthy: We Need Trump Tax Reforms Now  (House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-California)

 

Joaquin Castro (D-Texas) "tuning out" Trump as Texans endure flooding

 

Attorney for Trump lawyer refutes Russian collusion claims in dossier

 

 

HURRICANES

 

Baby girl born during Hurricane Harvey: ‘She belongs to God’

 

A Hurricane Worse Than Harvey Hit Texas, Before Americans Drove Cars

 

Harvey scams abound as crooks prey on disaster victims and altruistic Americans

 

Why we don't yet know Harvey's true toll

 

Harvey devastation was decades in the making

 

6 found dead in van swept away by flooding

 

"It's very terrible down here": Harvey slams southeast Texas

 

Texas AG warns of price gouging after Harvey

 

Harvey Trouble: Hospital Evacuating, Entire City Loses Water Supply…

 

5 Problems With Politico‘s Cartoon Mocking Texas Flood Victims

 

Boaters help with rescues in flood-hit Texas

 

Half a million vehicles possibly lost in Harvey flooding

 

How insurers are mobilizing to help Harvey victims

 

Port Arthur mayor: Harvey 'devastated our city'

 

Vice President Mike Pence tours Harvey damage, meets with victims

 

Midwife Rides Inflatable Swan Through Hurricane Harvey Flooding to Help Deliver Baby

 

What awaits Hurricane Harvey evacuees after they leave shelters

 

Fire breaks out at chemical plant hit by Harvey   

 

New hurricane forecast to become major storm

 

Snopes Suggests Hurricane Katrina Is Only Flood to Hit Louisiana, Slams Trump Supporter

 

23 Powerful Photos of Harvey Rescues This Week

 

 

IMMIGRATION

 

Trump expected to announce end to Obama-era DACA, official says


IMMIGRATION AND CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT (ICE)

 

People posing as federal agents in flood zone: ICE

 

Sheriffs near agreement to act as contractors, hold illegal immigrants for feds

 

INDIA

 

Pastor in India Perseveres amid Persecution by Hindu Extremists

 

Troubled Indian hospital says 217 children died in August

 

India girl kills herself over 'menstruation shaming'

 

India's workhorse rocket fails for the first time in decades

 

GDP growth at 3-year low of 5.7% in Apr-June

 

Over 4,200 people recommended rape convict Ram Rahim for Padma award

 

Can use child rape law in teen marriages, says Supreme Court

 

India moves to deport Rohingya Muslims

 

The New Long-Term Nuclear Threat To India – The Security Implications Of A Political Party Formed By Pakistani Jihadi Hafiz Muhammad Saeed

 

IRAN

 

Bolton: Israeli Strike Against Iran May Be Only Option to Stop Nuclear Program

 

Steve Bannon's Latest Move to Push Trump on Iran

 

Iran Could Become Fiercer Adversary Than North Korea, Experts Say

 

UN expert sounds alarm over hunger striking inmates in Iran

 

IRAQ

  

U.S. lauds a "stunning victory" by Iraqi forces over ISIS

 

 

ISRAEL

 

Israeli-“Palestinian” Arab Conflict Briefing     (Thursday, August 31, 2017)

 

Syrian Opposition Confirms Netanyahu’s Allegations on Iran Buildup with Russian S-400 Missile Protection  (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)

 

'The Land of Israel does not belong to any party'

 

PA summer camps teach terror and Martyrdom-death for kids

 

Hezbollah chief urges recapture of Mt. Dov from Israel

 

Kremlin Spokesman Denies Netanyahu – Putin Rift over Iran’s Syrian Presence (Russian President Vladimir V Putin)

 

Forced by court order, Netanyahu reveals almost weekly phone calls with Adelson

 

Russian-Syrian airborne radar covers all of Israel

 

Far-right activists demand removal of Temple Mount metal detectors for Jews

 

PA entraps UN Sec. Gen. to meet with mother of 5 terrorists

 

Could a 1924 British Mandate law kill the Western Wall pluralistic pavilion?

 

Israeli forces raid, issue closure order on Palestinian radio station in Hebron

 

Netanyahu vows to ‘give back’ south Tel Aviv to Israelis

 

Jewish Community of Hebron Gains Municipality Status

 

Guterres and Greenblatt outline divergent paths to peace

 

Israel-Jordan relations remain frozen as Jordan refuses re-entry of Israeli ambassador

 

Illegal outpost residents ask court to save parts of homes set to be razed

 

The Politics Of Protesting Unelected Politicians  (The Israeli Left pulls out all the stops to get Netanyahu indicted.)

 

Why shouldn't Meni Naftali be allowed to sue the prime minister?

 

Unexplained bureaucratic error could leave thousands of Negev Bedouin stateless

 

Israeli forces detain 19 Palestinians during overnight raids in West Bank (Judea and Samaria)

 

Several schools plan strike Friday as kids return for new year

 

Palestinians sue Greek Orthodox church over land sales to Israelis

 

Israeli drone maker says some exports frozen

 

Trump's peace envoy: Palestinian Authority must control the Gaza Strip

 

Israel to advance plans for 3,000 settlement homes – report

 

Rabbinical Court Rejects Messianic Jews’ Appeal for Halakhic Wedding

 

Israeli doctors successfully operate on Gaza ‘tree man’

 

Video: The Palestinian-Israeli Conflict: All About The Facts

 

Police break up wedding involving 14-year-old girl

 

Follow the Money: The Israel-Boycott Movement and Its Accomplices

 

High Court asks state to reconsider Kotel

 

Israeli startup seeks to make back-to-school gloom less lousy 

 

Exclusive: Israel nuke program has less oversight than other democracies

 

INSURANCE

 

What exactly does home insurance cover, anyway?

 

JAPAN

 

Japan military seeks record budget; As NKorea warns Japan of 'imminent self-destruction'

 

JORDAN

 

Report: Trump pushed out US envoy to Jordan at king's request

 

LEBANON

 

Nasrallah claims Hezbollah thwarted Israel-US plan with Russia's help  (Hezbollah terrorist leader Hassan Nasrallah)

 

LIBERALISM

 

New Liberal Film “The Misogynists” Labels Trump Voters “Misanthropic Sociopaths”

 

Anyone you know? A handy list of organizations that take George Soros money

 

MEDIA 

 

If the Media Doesn't Tell the Truth, What Use Is It?

 

CNN's Fake Film About Elian Gonzalez

 

Salon Slams National Anthem as 'Neo-Confederate Symbol'

 

Slate: Houston Doesn’t Show America at Its Best

 

Why The Media Are In A Never-Ending Hunt For Right-Wing Violence

 

MIDDLE EAST

 

The deal between Hezbollah and Daesh

 

Two million Muslims to perform Hajj today

 

Muslim pilgrims descend on Muzdalifa, prepare for 'stoning of Satan' ritual

 

 

MEXICO

 

Mexico's Red Cross to provide Harvey aid

 

MILITARY

 

U.S. General: 'We've Resisted' Striking Tour Bus Convoy of ISIS Jihadists

 

US military sends warships, aircraft to Texas

 

CNO: No evidence of hacking in McCain, Fitzgerald collisions

 

Pentagon says 11,000 troops in Afghanistan

 

Bergdahl's lawyers pursue emails 'unmistakably' between prosecutors and White House

 

Stolen military equipment worth more than $1M sold on eBay, testimony reveals

 

Mattis contradicts Trump on North Korea  (Secretary of Defense James Mattis)

 

Army announces troop rotations for Kuwait; 3,500 from Fort Bliss will deploy

 

Mattis sending additional troops to Afghanistan

 

US to keep seeking diplomatic solution on N. Korean issues: Mattis

 

Mattis: When a President Asks You to Do Something, ‘We All Have an Obligation to Serve’

 

Time to Terminate Washington's Defense Welfare

 

MISSILE DEFENSE

 

US Shoots Down Ballistic Missile Off Coast of Hawaii, Proves Upgraded Defense Works

 

PAKISTAN

 

Pakistan Issues Mandate To All Christians- ‘Your Children Will Study The Koran And Islam In Public School’

 

Talking Tough to Pakistan Is Not a New Strategy

 

 U.S. Gives Military Assistance to Pakistan, With Strings Attached

 

Trump does not blame Pakistan for failure in Afghanistan: US envoy

 

The Targeting Of America, Israel, And India In Pakistan's Urdu Press After U.S. Designates Kashmiri Jihadi Group Hizbul Mujahideen A Foreign Terrorist Organization

 

Twelve members of BRA surrendered to security forces in Balochistan

 

Ex-Pakistan PM Pervez Musharraf a Fugitive in Benazir Bhutto's Murder Trial

 

India not cooperating with Pakistan in the Indus Water Treaty: Khawaja Asif

 

After Trump's Afghanistan Speech, Pakistani Leaders Declare: 'Pakistan Will Become The Graveyard Of U.S. Soldiers'; 'U.S. Must Not Think Of The Nuclear Pakistan As Its Colony'

 

PHILIPPINES

 

Philippines To Ramp Up Crackdown On 'Fake News'

 

RADIO

 

Glenn Beck announces mass layoffs at The Blaze

 

 

REPUBLICAN NATIONAL COMMITTEE (RNC)

 

RNC chief of staff resigns to join US Chamber of Commerce

 

RUSSIA

 

US orders Russia to shutter 3 diplomatic facilities

 

Russia Reacts to the Closure of Its San Francisco Consulate

 

Russia cannot afford to let US off the hook for its adverse actions — Kremlin

 

Russia warns US against new North Korea sanctions

 

Russia proposes joint work with China on engine for wide-body aircraft

 

Cars ram into pedestrians in Moscow and St. Petersburg

 

Russia’s Defense Ministry gets Tu-160 strategic bomber after upgrade


What Putin Said About MH17 That Didn’t Make It Into Stone's 'The Putin Interviews'
(Russian President Vladimir V Putin)

 

Russia, China May Sign 5-Year Agreement on Joint Space Exploration

 

 US poultry producers want to inundate Russia with Bush's legs again

 

Russian ambassador comments on US demand to close three Russian diplomatic facilities

 

SAME-SEX UNIONS

 

Pastors issue powerful statement against gay ‘marriage,’ liberals are furious

 

 

SENATE

 

Sen. Ted Cruz: Texans are hurting and uniting  (US Senator of Texas Ted Cruz (R)

 

Trump calls on Missouri voters to oust Sen. McCaskill unless she votes for tax cuts  (US Senator of Missouri Claire McCaskill (D)

 

Dianne Feinstein on Trump: ‘He can be a good president’  (US Senator of California Dianne Feinstein (D)

 

Bernie Sanders Is Right: The U.S. Should Copy Denmark   (US Senator of Vermont Bernie Sanders (I-Socialist)

 

Dem throws support behind Bernie Sanders' health care plan

 

Donnelly to Keep Thousands in Profits From Company Outsourcing Jobs to Mexico (US Senator of Indiana Joe Donnelly (D)

 

SOUTH KOREA 

 

Talk of tactical nuclear weapons resurfaces

 

US Planes Drop Bombs in Live-Fire Drill Near North Korea Border

 

US sends B-1Bs, F-35s to Korea as warning against Pyongyang

 

U.S. Media Showcases Doomsday Bunker in S.Korea

 

South Korean students fall by 167,000 this year

 

SOUTHERN POVERTY LAW CENTER

 

Blacklist America and the White Supremacist Black Church  (The Southern Poverty Law Center’s blacklists must be stopped.)

 

SPLC Now Says Army Bases Are Confederate Monuments That Need To Come Down

 

Southern Poverty Law Center Transfers Millions in Cash to Offshore Entities

 

SPACE

 

Ufologists find buildings on Mars

 

SPORTS

 

MLB Scoreboard

 

 

STATES

 

Fentanyl drives another record year of Ohio overdose deaths

 

Lyft extends service throughout 32 states

 

Firefighters slow spread of California wildfire

 

STATE DEPARTMENT

 

How the Trump Administration Is ‘Draining the Swamp’ at State Department

 

SYRIA

 

ISIS Convoy Retreating Back Into Syria After Being Blocked by U.S. Led Airstrikes

 

TAIWAN

 

New species of crab with star-shaped warts found in Taiwan

 

Manufacturing sector revenue soars

 

After Taiwan alarm, China says air force drills were routine

 

Tsai is leading a fascist regime: Ma (President Tsai Ing-wen/Former President Ma Ying-jeou)

 

China is seizing air supremacy: MND

 

Chinese students given approval for study in Taiwan

 

Taiwan to give US$800,000 to assist US storm victims

 

Top hackers discuss IoT vulnerabilities in Taipei

 

Watch your blood sugar level, physician warns

 

TAXATION

 

Americans Spent More on Taxes Than Food, Clothes in 2016

 

TERRORISM

 

An Allahu Akbar August

 

Antifa Demands The U.S. Be Destroyed            (But few high-level Democrats are willing to denounce these terrorists.)

 

‘Designating’ Antifa a Terrorist Organization Is a Bad Idea

 

TROPICAL DEPRESSION

 

Harvey, now a tropical depression, takes aim at Memphis

 

Catastrophic flooding continues as Harvey becomes tropical depression

 

TREASURY DEPARTMENT

 

Mnuchin won't commit to plan to put Harriet Tubman on $20 bill  (Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin)

 

TURKEY

 

41 killed, 299 injured in traffic accidents across Turkey since start of Eid al-Adha

 

Turkey criticizes ‘biased’ US indictment over Washington brawl

 

Turkey, Iran furious over Kirkuk’s participation in independence referendum

 

Turkish gov’t plans to reduce early, forced marriage ratio from 5 to 1 percent

 

Moody’s upgrades Turkish economic growth forecast

 

10 people wounded due to explosion of prison bus in western Turkey

 

President Erdoğan calls on Muslim countries’ leaders to act on Rohingya Muslims

 

 

UNIONS

 

AFL-CIO's Trumka blasts Trump on Charlottesville: Our supporters in White Houst 'turned out to be racist'

 

 

UNITED KINGDOM (BRITAIN)

 

FTSE 100 ends higher as miners get China boost

 

Fox News pulled off the air in Britain

 

Right-Handed or Left-Handed? Unborn Babies Show Handedness as Early as 10 Weeks

 

Brexit blow for Arab immigration to Britain

 

UNITED NATIONS

 

Haley targets UN 'blacklist,' reportedly threatening aid  (US United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley)

 

UNITED STATES

 

Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke Resigns

 

War is Coming to the Streets of America

 

VATICAN

 

Ancient Catholic order cancels speech by pro-gay Vatican adviser

 

WHITE HOUSE

 

Trump’s Presidential Grace and Class in Texas      

 

Daily Presidential Tracking Poll

 

Trump Prods Congress to Act on Tax Plan, Skipping Details

 

Talking to N. Korea 'not the answer,' Trump says

 

Trump’s ‘American model’ for tax cuts encourages Republicans, unites Democrats in opposition

 

Can Salesman Trump Close The Deal With Americans On Tax Reform?

 

White House says 100,000 homes affected by Harvey

 

White House Petition Calls for Terrorist Designation for George Soros

 

Trump donating $1 million in personal funds to Texas relief

 

To Succeed In An Era Of Name-Calling And Extremism, Trump Must Become A Great Communicator

 

 

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