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Wednesday, September 12, 2018

 

CELEBRATING 242 YEARS OF LIBERTY AND FREEDOM  

 

 

 

In Today’s Issue: 

 

ABORTION

 

Abortion Biz Planned Parenthood Names Leana Wen President, She Claims it Does “Lifesaving Work”

 

Planned Parenthood to appoint Baltimore health official as next president

 

Abortion Activist Threatens to Rape Susan Collins Staffer if She Votes for Brett Kavanaugh(US Senator of Maine Susan M. Collins (R)/ Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh)

 

Threats of Rape and Strangling' Force D.C. McAllister Into Hiding After Anti-Abortion Tweet

 

Elizabeth Warren Compares Abortion to “Getting Your Tonsils Out”  (US Senator of Massachusetts Elizabeth Warren (D)

 

Pro-abortion ‘Youth Testify’ project promotes abortion stories of teens, young women

 

This Attorney Handled the Only Abortion Case Brett Kavanaugh Ever Heard 

 

Hillary Clinton Lies About Brett Kavanaugh, Falsely Claims He Called Birth Control “Abortion-Inducing Drugs”

 

Sally Field says she was sexually abused by step dad, secret abortion

 

New Planned Parenthood President Leana Wen Tried to Force Pregnancy Centers to Promote Abortions

 

Brett Kavanaugh wants to do away with legal abortion. He told us so.

 

Abortion Activists Threaten to Rape, Kill Christian Woman Over Her Pro-Life Tweet

 

Abortion rights group targets Heller on Kavanaugh vote  (US Senator of Nevada Dean Heller (R)

 

Not Just Adults. New Campaign Has Teens Celebrating Their Abortions

 

Hillary Clinton spreads ‘abortion-inducing drugs’ talking point deemed false by fact-checkers

 

Abortion Clinic Sued After Killing Woman in Botched 6-Month Abortion

 

Review: 'Reversing Roe' Shows How Abortion Became Political

 

Pro-Life Leaders Demand FDA Stop Buying Body Parts of Aborted Babies for Taxpayer-Funded Research

 

Teens Are Speaking Up About Their Abortions Through Youth Testify

 

Liberal Activist Assaults Pro-Life Congressional Candidate, Tries to Stab Him With Knife

 

Want an abortion without telling your parents? Tell it to the judge

 

Susan Collins Slams Pro-Abortion Groups Threatening to Fund Her Opponent if She Backs Brett Kavanaugh

 

Police could get increased power to disperse abortion clinic protesters

 

Abortion Clinic That Killed Woman in Botched Abortion Sends Another Woman to Hospital

 

Government argued refugee didn’t need to come to Australia abortion

 

How Many Times are Twin Babies Aborted in America?

 

Court: Abortionists must meet state health standards

 

Baltimore Must Pay Pregnancy Center $1.1 Million After Trying to Force It to Promote Abortions

 

Washington Post fact-checker gives Kamala Harris 'four Pinocchios' over ‘abortion-inducing drugs’ talking point (US Senator of California Kamala Harris (D)

 

'Dark money' outweighs abortion rights questions for Supreme Court pick, McCaskill says   (US Senator of Missouri Claire McCaskill (D)

 

Abortion activists are sending Susan Collins a grim reason not to vote for Kavanaugh 

 

Abortion-Themed Films Take On Greater Urgency Amid Kavanaugh Hearings

 

Did Brett Kavanaugh signal he supports ‘going after birth control?’  (Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh)

 

Federal judges allow Missouri to enforce abortion rules

 

Missouri to begin enforcing abortion regulations after ruling in lawsuit, officials say

 

Kenya Bans Ad From Marie Stops Abortion Business Advertising Abortions

 

Could Kentucky Become the First State Without an Abortion Clinic?

 

Will Canadian Pro-Life Billboards be Censored?

 

AFGHANISTAN

 

Among many Afghans, 9/11 remains unfamiliar or poorly understood 

 

AFRICA

 

US Sanctions Libyan Militia Leader Over Oil Facility Attacks

 

ANTI-SEMITISM

 

Antisemitism definition sparks backlash on U.S. Left

 

An anti-Semitism Museum in New York

 

ASIA

 

Advancing the complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula 

 

AUSTRALIA

 

Australian Market Slips Ahead Of Unemployment Data

 

Aussie jumps on news of another round of US-China trade discussions

 

Australia weather bureau says dry conditions likely to persist for rest of year

 

Australia Jobless Rate Unchanged At 5.3%

 

 

AUTO INDUSTRY

 

Tesla to drop some color options for cars to simplify production

 

CANADA

 

 

TSX falls as energy stocks fail to get lift from highest crude price in nine weeks

 

US, Canada still have work to do on NAFTA

 

Asylum-seeker surge at Quebec border choking Canada’s refugee system, data show

 

Canada sees more NAFTA talks this week, much work remains: source

 

Federal government agrees to pay $100-million for pension clawbacks from disabled veterans

 

Toronto schools put on lockdown, hold and secure after two separate shootings

 

Canada's first face transplant

 

School board’s sex-ed guideline for parents meant to clear up confusion

 

Canada foreign minister briefing PM for second time in a day on NAFTA  (Canadian Prime Minister Prime Minister Justin Trudeau)

 

Ford’s legislation to cut Toronto council passes first reading as protests rock the Ontario legislature

 

Watch: This Ontario cannabis clerk use a bong to fend off four attempted robbers

 

Trudeau tells the Liberal caucus ‘we will not sign an unfavourable deal’ on NAFTA

 

 

CARIBBEAN

 

Poll: 80 percent of Puerto Ricans give Trump negative rating on hurricane response

 

Possibly millions of water bottles left sitting on tarmac in Puerto Rico

 

Flashback: The Jones Act has been hurting Puerto Rico for decades  (AVIPP COMMENTARY: The hypocrites at CNN should read their own articles before they report negatively on the Trump administrations response to hurricane Maria.)

 

Puerto Rico governor issues scathing statement after Trump touts response to hurricane

 

 

CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY (CIA) 

 

Former NSA chief breaks with other ex-intel officials over Brennan letter   (Former Director of the Central Intelligence Agency nominee John Brennan)

 

Woodward book’s disclosures, omissions: Brennan endorsed dossier before he didn’t, etc.

 

Then-CIA Director John Brennan endorsed Trump dossier, Bob Woodward says

 

CHRISTIANITY

 

Christians are suffering from complete spiritual blindness

 

COMEDY

 

‘I think you buried the lead’: Stephen Colbert asks Bob Woodward about the final line of his book

 

COMMUNIST CHINA  

 

Chinese Ambassador To Syria: The Two Countries Have A Golden Opportunity To Strengthen Their Ties

 

Chinese Regime Intensifies Suppression of Churches in Henan Province 

 

‘Belt and Road’ projects lay foundations for China’s expansion of military bases, critics charge

 

China Has Kept Hundreds of Thousands of Muslims in Camps. Now, the U.S. May Punish It.   (AVIPP COMMENTARY: And the US remains silent as Christians are persecuted!)

 

China and Russia send message to Washington: Under U.S. pressure, historic rivals are becoming allies

 

COMMUNIST CUBA

 

Russia suspected of mysterious attacks on US diplomats in Cuba

 

COMMUNIST NORTH KOREA

 

US looking at Pyongyang for possible November election meddling

 

 

CONGRESS 

 

30 seconds that tell the story of Democrats in 2018

 

GOP warns crime, immigration will spike if Dems win

 

GOP destroyed oversight; Dems obligated to clean up mess if elected

 

 

CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION BUREAU

 

Exclusive: U.S. regulators reject Wells Fargo's plan to repay customers - sources

 

 

COURTS

 

Federal judge: 1 state's gun control goes too far

 

Black sorority members sue restaurant after police called

 

CRIME IN AMERICA 

 

Girl stabbed to death in classroom fight between 2 "straight-A students

 

Some lawyers see no crime in case of Dallas cop who killed neighbor

 

Video shows dramatic shooting of Los Angeles cop, suspect

 

Ex-school employee: I lost my virginity to a 15-year-old student

 

CYBER ATTACK

 

Cyberattacks are a constant fear 17 years after 9/11

 

DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL COMMITTEE (DNC)

 

DNC says Papadopoulos tipster and key figure in Russia case might be dead

 

 

DEMOCRATS (MARXISTS)

 

The Top Five Ways Obama Attacked the Free Press

 

Obama’s lies and the lies of the media

 

Only 38% Welcome Obama Back on the Campaign Trail

 

The Democrats, the party of resistance

 

Ahead in the governor's race, Gavin Newsom begins bus tour to help other Democrats  (California)

 

Obama Just Bear-Hugged Bernie Sanders' Socialist Agenda … And Nobody Noticed

 

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

 

U.S. Revives Rutgers Bias Case in New Tack on Anti-Semitism

 

DEPARTMENT HOMELAND SECURITY

 

Migrant children in detention soars to highest level ever: report

 

DHS: Transferring FEMA funds to detention centers didn't hurt hurricane relief

 

Dem senator releases documents appearing to show DHS diverted $10M from FEMA to ICE 

 

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

 

 Ann Coulter defends Jeff Sessions, says he’s ‘saving’ Trump presidency (US Attorney General Jeff Sessions)

 

Manafort in talks with prosecutors about possible plea, according to people familiar with the discussions

 

Time to Unshackle the Entertainment Industry?

 

Mueller investigators 'don't have jack!'  (Justice Department special counsel former FBI Director Robert Mueller)

 

Real 'Collusion' — Deep State's Failed Effort To Elect Hillary Clinton Unravels  

 

DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

 

Labor Department's seasonal job rejiggering doesn’t compute

 

ECONOMY

  

Stock market logs mostly muted gain as tech lags in choppy session

 

Dow, S&P 500 end up slightly after trade talk news; Apple slips

 

Even U.S. Stocks Are Showing a Hit From the Trade War, UBS Says

 

US household income hit new high in 2017, poverty rate almost static

 

Gold climbs to highest finish in 2 weeks

 

Global Debt Soars to $169 Trillion: Will We Ever Learn?

 

Fed official: Trump 'definitely' influenced economic growth

 

Thank goodness Trump gets what Obama failed to grasp on economy

 

Bitcoin dominance at 9-month high amid broad ‘altcoin’ slump

 

Stocks in Asia Decline; Oil Jumps on Hurricane: Markets Wrap

 

Asia stocks fall to 14-month lows as trade concerns simmer

 

Producer Prices Dip as Inflation Eases Despite Economic Strength

 

Who Cut the Music? Speculation in Trump’s Economy

 

Household Income Jumps 1.8% in 2017, Rising for 3rd  Year in Row

 

How the Financial Crisis Provoked the Populist Surge

 

We need to keep Trump's blue-collar job boom going

 

Sorry Obama, But It's Trump's Economic Boom, Not Yours

 

What recovery? Full-time workers are earning less

 

EDUCATION

 

Professor who shot himself as Trump protest faces felony charges

 

Missouri 3 Years Later: Lessons Learned, Protests Still Resonate

 

‘A light waiting ahead’: Students displaced by Hurricane Harvey return to their schools, if not homes

 

Why University Presidents Are (and Aren’t) Losing Their Jobs

 

Harvard Case Could End Affirmative Discrimination

 

Harvard’s $1B farm program ravaging developing countries: report

 

Gauging China's 'Influence and Interference' in U.S. Higher Ed

 

Ohio teacher resigns after assigning students bizarre quiz

 

Will Trying New Teaching Techniques Tank My Evaluations?

 

Far-left protesters pushing far-left college over cliff

 

‘See It Feelingly’

 

Student Activism Destabilizes Society

 

For-Profit Chain Will Close Dozens of Campuses

 

EGYPT

 

Egyptian Journalist: The Secret Of The Power Of The Jews – Lies, Tricks, And Political And Physical Assassinations 

 

ELECTION 2018

 

New Hampshire voters hope to turn gov's mansion blue in November 

 

ELECTION 2020

 

Ex-top Clinton adviser: Next president "should take up" some Trump-style points

 

Boxer Oscar De La Hoya 'serious' about run for president

 

ENERGY

 

Oil prices rise amid hurricane fears, ahead of OPEC inventory report

 

Energy Prices

 

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY (EPA)

 

Trump seeks to roll back Obama’s EPA methane pollution standards 

 

EUROPEAN UNION

 

European stocks rise, led by surge for biotech Galapagos

 

Sweden election sees gains for far-right, anti-immigrant party

 

Swedish court nixes deportation of Palestinian who firebombed synagogue

 

FAST FOOD INDUSTRY

 

McDonald's workers plan strikes in 10 cities to protest sexual harassment

 

FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION (FBI) 

 

Dershowitz: Strzok's 'Leak Strategy' Aimedat Damaging Trump

FOX News Exclusive: Inside the secret lab where the FBI keeps the most infamous bombs ever used

 

FBI's 'Leak Strategy': Was It Criminal Collusion To Damage Trump?

 

Exclusive: New Strzok-Page texts reveal others were telling stories, too

 

Wray warns current terrorism threat in US is ‘everywhere’  (FBI Director Christopher Wray)

 

Carter Page responds to claims of 'coordinated' FBI plan to damage Trump

 

Peter Strzok, Lisa Page conspired to leak anti-Trump stories to mainstream media 

 

 

FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION (FCC)

 

FCC pauses review of T-Mobile, Sprint merger 

 

 

FEDERAL DEFICIT 

 

Federal deficit soars 32 percent to $895B

 

 

FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION (FDA)

 

FDA approves heart monitor in new Apple Watch

 

FDA Threatens to Ban Flavored E-Cigarettes Over Rise of Youth Vaping

 

FRANCE

 

Majority of French no longer see US as trusted ally, poll finds

 

Vegans arrested in northern France for smashing up butchers shops  

 

‘Resistant to change’: France’s Macron sees pro-business reforms stall, popular support collapse(French President Emmanuel Macron) 

 

GERMANY

 

Merkel: ‘No excuse’ for far-right violence, attack on kosher restaurant(German Chancellor Angela Merkel)

 

 

Catholic Church in Germany Admits ‘Shameful’ Legacy of Abuse After Study Leaked

 

Germany And Turkey Want To Build Closer Economic Ties In The Midst Of US Financial Pressure. Germany And Turkey Are Slowly Revolting Against American Hegemony

 

 

GLOBAL WARMING

 

Kerry Would Sue Trump for 'the Lives That Will be Lost' Due to Climate Change  (Former US Secretary of State John Kerry)

 

Jerry Brown enlists Al Gore, liberal friends to rescue Paris climate deal  (Governor of California Jerry Brown (D)/ Former US Vice President Al Gore (D)

 

 At Jerry Brown's climate summit, one deadline will overshadow all the others 

 

Until California curbs its oil refineries, it won't meet its climate goals 

 

GOOGLE

 

Conservatives Ask Congress to Investigate Report That Google Tried to Fix Election for Hillary Clinton

 

Google Exec Boasted About Helping Hillary Clinton by Boosting Latino Turnout in 2016 

 

GOP

 

Why the Left Labels DeSantis' Comments Racist(GOP Candidate for Governor of Florida Ron DeSantis)

 

Election error may have cost Georgia representative his race 

 

The GOP finds yet another way to suppress the vote

 

HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

 

Poll: Voters of both parties largely support ObamaCare pre-existing condition protections  

 

HOLLYWOOD

  

Hollywood star slams Jim Carrey for loving socialism

 

HOMOSEXUALITY

 

The next move for the man fighting at the fore for LGBT rights? ‘To get our country back.’

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

Poll: Dems lead GOP by 14 points on generic House ballot

 

Poll: John Faso (R-NY) dead-even in reelection bid against Democratic challenger

 

McCarthy: Possibility of Speaker Pelosi 'should scare all Americans'  (House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-California)/ House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-California)

 

Weaving a 'blue wave' from impeachment fantasies

 

Bernie Sanders's son falls short in New Hampshire primary

 

N.H. voters pick House candidates poised to make history no matter who wins

 

Gingrich, Republicans float new Contract with America ahead of midterms

 

Pelosi Repeats: Spirits of Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Lucretia Mott, Alice Paul, Sojourner Truth Spoke to Me in White House (House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-California)

 

House Republicans move to lock in cuts with Tax Reform 2.0

 

Meadows (R-North Carolina: Did FBI, DOJ 'coordinate' effort to harm Trump?

 

Rep. Mia Love's (R-Utah) campaign admits to improperly raising primary election funds

 

15 million illegals 'to give blue states 20 more seats' 

 

HURRICANES 

 

Georgia governor declares state of emergency ahead of Hurricane Florence

 

Dangerous Shift in Florence's Speed as Destructive Strike Nears; Up to 40" of Rain Possible

 

Florence expected to bring catastrophic flooding to the Carolinas

 

Florence Expands During Relentless March to U.S. East Coast

 

Hurricane Florence charges toward the Carolinas with ‘potential for unbelievable damage’

 

Another hurricane is about to batter our coast. Trump is complicit.

 

'I want to sit down and sob': Couple who lost home to Sandy now fleeing Florence

 

Florence could flood hog manure pits, kill thousands of animals

 

Carolinas brace for the worst as monstrous Hurricane Florence nears

 

Hurricane Florence barrels toward US as South Carolina orders evacuation of entire coast

 

DC mayor declares state of emergency ahead of Hurricane Florence

 

IMMIGRATION

 

California DMV Gives Illegal Voters a Surge

 

INDIA

 

India to surpass UK, France in terms of number of demi-billionaires by 2022: Report

 

Homosexuals Brag They Will Turn India Into The World’s Largest “Pink Economy”

 

Hindu Terrorists File False Charges Against Hundreds Of Christians For Preaching The Gospel

 

 

INTERNET 

 

A Fairness Doctrine for the Internet?

 

 

IRAQ

 

U.S., Iraq at odds over handshake deal that got Muslim nation off travel ban list

 

Iraqi anger at Iran is an opportunity for America

 

ISRAEL

 

 

Shutting Palestinian offices in Washington long overdue

 

Not just Salazar: 12 women cite pattern of improper behavior by PM’s aide Keyes(Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)

 

Oslo Accords at 25: Many negatives and a few positives

 

Palestinian protesters break up Jerusalem conference on Oslo Accords

 

FM al-Malki calls on Arab countries to stand with Palestinians

 

Liberman visits Georgia, signs defense cooperation agreements  (Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman)

 

Beyond Oslo: Charting A New Course To Israeli-Palestinian Peace

 

Israel among handful of big exporters enforcing global anti-bribery pact

 

Israeli suppression forces raid Ashkelon prison

 

Palestinian indicted for hit-and-run, not terror, in death of Israeli woman

 

Alternative Israeli Hi-tech Hub Spurs Medical Innovations (with Video)

 

’70s rock band America heading to Israel to ‘give everyone a night off’

 

Netanyahu applauds Trump's recent decision (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)

 

Hizbullah Commander To Lebanese Daily: In The Next War We May Succeed In Penetrating Israel And Reaching The West Bank (Judea and Samaria)

 

Preparation of international conference for UNRWA support

 

UK Labour speaker who called for killing Israeli MKs said nixed from summit

 

European Parliament could denounce Israel over Khan al-Ahmar

 

13,000-year-old brewery discovered in Israel, the oldest in the world

 

Former Trump aide warned of 'existential' Hezbollah threat to Israel

 

Jewish American left-winger, headed to Israel to study, detained at border

 

U.S. Jewish activist detained at airport over previous West Bank (Judea and Samaria) visits

 

To mark 25 years of Oslo Accords, HBO screens behind-the-scenes documentary

 

Will Trump's Deal of the Century Solve the Middle East's Problems?

 

Linda Sarsour Condemns "Humanizing" Israelis

 

UN boosts Palestinians as Trump administration cracks down

 

Israel Beefs Up Its Military

 

Putting a squeeze on the Palestinians to make peace

 

Trump's latest step backward on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict: shutting down the PLO's Washington office

 

MALAYSIA

 

A would-be city in the Malaysian jungle is caught in a growing rift between China and its neighbors

 

MEDIA 

 

Washington Post calls president 'complicit' as Hurricane Florence poised to ravage Carolina coast

 

The Washington Insider – Media Resistance

 

NBC host says Trump more damaging to 'dream of America' than 9/11

 

Donald Trump Jr. rips ‘irrelevant and deranged’ Joe Scarborough over 9/11 op-ed

 

Poll: Voters Trust Media More Than Trump for Truth

 

Jim Sciutto named co-anchor of CNN mid-morning news program  

 

MIDDLE EAST

 

Saudi Arabia, UAE ‘lead way in fighting terror ideology’

 

US backs coalition action in Yemen 

 

The United States has leverage to end the Yemeni civil war. Use it. 

 

MILITARY

  

Pentagon: Russia will bear responsibility for Idlib attack

 

Army fights Purple Heart for soldier injured at Ft. Hood

 

Evacuations ordered for four military bases as Florence approaches East Coast

 

Navy hopes hefty bonuses will keep leadership posts filled

 

Questions pour in for first Chief Wright Reddit ‘ask me anything’

 

The Afghanistan war has gone on so long that people born after Sept. 11 can now enlist

 

Navy conducts three scheduled drills in Middle East as tensions simmer with Iran

 

Air Force encourages crews to end missions when safety in question

 

Wilkie opposes bill that would extend Agent Orange benefits to 'Blue Water' veterans

 

Air Force orders 18 more refueling aircraft from Boeing to replace aging models

 

Marines at Parris Island prepare to evacuate as Hurricane Florence moves in

 

Fort Bragg preps for Hurricane Florence, FEMA gets ready to distribute supplies at airfield

 

Hawaii-based ships sortie ahead of Tropical Storm Olivia

 

MULTICULTURALISM

 

Memo to the Washington Post: In Europe, Criticism of Multiculturalism Is Mainstream

 

NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION (NASA)

 

Hurricane Florence Tracker: NASA Posts ‘Stark’ Video of Storm

 

‘It’s just not right’: Some observers recoil as NASA ponders selling ad space on its rockets 

PAKISTAN

 

Pakistan military 'quietly' stifling press with intimidation

 

Pakistan's female vaccinating team moves from polio to measles

 

Pakistan's Federal Minister Shireen Mazari: 'America Can Never Be A Natural Strategic Ally'; 'Iran... Was Able To Withstand The New Force Of American Imperialism'

 

Pakistan Pushes China to Realign Goals in Its Belt-and-Road Initiative

 

Pakistan Is Becoming A Dangerous Country For ‘Transgenders’

 

POVERTY

 

A Misunderstood Case of Poverty

 

Americans Want to Believe Jobs Are the Solution to Poverty. They’re Not.

 

RADIO

 

Rush Limbaugh: N.Y. Times possibly ‘made up’ anti-Trump op-ed with ‘composite series of opinions’

 

Limbaugh suspects N.Y. Times made up Trump editorial

 

REGULATION

 

There’s lots of deregulation afoot. But will it really help anyone?

 

RELIGION IN AMERICA 

 

Alabama pastor cuts up Nike gear in middle of sermon 

 

Cardinal Donald Wuerl says he will visit the pope soon to discuss potential resignation

 

RUSSIA

 

 

Former Kremlin Advisor Karaganov: The West Has Started A New Cold War… Today's Russia Has Every Chance To Win Over The West, As It Acts Not All By Itself But As A Vanguard Of The Non-Western World

 

Putin: 2 Men Suspected by UK for Spy Poisoning Not Criminals  (Russian President Vladimir V Putin)

 

Russian Defense Ministry: militants pick out kids to ‘star’ in false flag op in Syria

 

Russia and Iran Working on Coordinated Defense Against U.S. Sanctions, Official Says

 

Russia launches its biggest war games since Cold War

 

Russian Tupolev-95MS bombers launch cruise missiles at Vostok-2018 exercise

 

U.S. Denies Russian Plane Permission for Reconnaissance Flights, Official Says

 

More than 800 detained in protests in Russia, monitoring group says 

 

White Helmets making films of ‘chemical attacks’ with orphans in Idlib – Russian military

 

Russia: Google removes Putin critic's ads from YouTube 

 

 

SECOND AMENDMENT

 

California to NRA: Stop selling insurance for gun injuries

 

 

SENATE

 

Senate races like "a knife fight in an alley': McConnell  (Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky)

 

Left risks backlash in Kavanaugh fight  (Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh)

 

GOP senators condemn 'vulgar' messages directed at Collins over Kavanaugh   (US Senator of Maine Susan M Collins (R)/ Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh)

 

Susan Collins Will Not Cave to $1.1M Leftist 'Quid Pro Quo Bribe' to Vote No on Kavanaugh

 

Google, Apple, Amazon execs to testify at Senate privacy hearing this month

 

Texas Troubles Bedevil Republicans’ Senate Strategy

 

Collins staffers say they're getting 'vulgar' calls over Kavanaugh   (US Senator of Maine Susan M. Collins (R)

 

Senate rankings: 10 seats most likely to flip

 

GOP worries about Senate as candidates struggle and Trump’s support tumbles

 

Activists raised $1 million in pledges to defeat Susan Collins if she votes for Kavanaugh. She says it’s bribery.

 

Joe Manchin: Mountebank From the Mountain State  (US Senator of West Virginia Joe Manchin III (D)

 

Warren unloads on Trump administration over stalled Indian casino project  (US Senator of Massachusetts Elizabeth Warren (D)

 

Brett Kavanaugh’s digital privacy revelation intrigues senators, advocates(Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh)

 

Eight weeks out: Dems see narrow path to Senate majority 

 

SEXUAL HARASSMENT

 

'60 Minutes' chief out at CBS amid harassment allegations

 

SOCIALISM

 

Luxury Socialism and the End of the Working Left

 

SOCIAL MEDIA

 

How Facebook Marked the 17th  Anniversary of 9/11

 

Facebook Bans Frontpage Editor Jamie Glazov on 9/11 - For Posting on How to Prevent Another 9/11

 

Twitter Takedown

 

Regulating Big Tech

 

SOCIAL SECURITY

 

Illegals cited in theft of 39 million Social Security numbers

 

SOUTH KOREA 

 

Two Koreas to hold working-level military talks

 

U.S.' New N.Korea Point Man Meets with S.Korean Officials

 

South Korean Leader Urges ‘Bold Decisions’ on North’s Denuclearization

 

40 of 50 foreigners possibly exposed to MERS located

 

Youth Unemployment at Highest Level Since Asian Crisis

 

Job crisis continues on services downturn

 

SOUTHERN POVERTY LAW CENTER

 

Amazing admission by Google-Facebook content cop

 

SPAIN

 

Catalonia separatists threaten to empty the jails in new efforts to break with Spain 

 

SPORTS

 

Serena Williams Match Umpire Carlos Ramos Speaks out for First Time

 

Tennis umpires considering boycotting Serena Williams matches: report

 

Ben Watson: NFL players 'open to any invitation' to work with Trump, says 'forward me his number'

 

Coach tells player to 'commit suicide,' head-but another: report

 

Marshawn Lynch sits out anthem as NFL protests decline in Week 1

 

Taking a knee looks like the Democratic strategy

 

Mayor’s Nike ban sparks backlash, protests

 

Trump mocks NFL for ratings drop in season opener; suggests numbers would improve if

 

NFL and Nike: Are protests hurting the game's ratings?

 

Nike's stocks fully recover after Kaepernick ad

 

MLB Scoreboard 

 

STATES

 

 

Show Me the Money, Missouri

 

Hiker found dead on Mount Hood likely killed by cougar: Officials

 

States Warn Investors of Tariffs’ Effects

 

Andrew Cuomo, the ‘not-my-fault’ governor(Governor of New York Andrew M Cuomo)

 

Backlash to Trump, bathroom law has put conservative N.C. legislature in play

 

SUPREME COURT 

 

Kavanaugh and the Left’s View of Judges  (Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh)

 

SYRIA

 

Assad used chemical weapons in three attacks this year — UN report (Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad)

 

Post-war Syria destined to be sanctions-busting hub, the Russian-Iranian-Turkish summit decides

 

Fight to Retake Last ISIS Territory in Syria Begins 

 

TAIWAN

 

Taiwan says China ‘coercion’ poses threat to global values | Miami Herald

 

Top US diplomats huddle over Taiwan-China rivalry in Central America

 

China's Next Act: Invade Taiwan? 

 

TECHNOLOGY

 

The danger in Apple’s iPhone pricing strategy

 

TERRORISM

 

Financing Sources from GoFundMe to Bitcoin Fatten Jihadists' More Diverse Portfolios

 

Al-Qa’ida: A Patient & Resurgent Hydra?

 

Surprising confessions of an American who joined Al Qaeda after 9/11

 

Mourners gather at Ground Zero memorial site on 9/11 anniversary

 

9/11 survivors, responders develop rare cancers at alarming rate years after terrorist attacks

 

Remembering 9/11 in the Age of Trump

 

The rookie pilot who was ready to give her life on Sept. 11, 2001

 

Sept. 11 Terror Attacks: 17 Years Later

 

9/11: Never Forget Project

 

September 11, a date not forgotten

 

The most iconic photos from 9/11 and its aftermath

 

 

TRADE

 

As Trump embraces more tariffs, U.S. business readies public fight

 

 

TREASURY DEPARTMENT

 

Federal borrowing soars despite strong economy 

 

TURKEY 

 

Turkish intel captures key plotter of deadly Reyhanli bomb attack

 

Erdogan Urges A ‘Political Solution’ To Syrian Offensive In Idlib Province  (Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan)

 

Turkey reinforces military in Syria's Idlib after ceasefire call fails

 

Turkey central bank’s next move is anyone’s guess — and that leaves lira vulnerable

 

Turkey defiant on deal with Russia despite U.S. threat to cancel sale of F-35s 

 

UBER

 

Uber Accused of Saving $500 Million a Year by Cheating Drivers  

 

UNITED KINGDOM (BRITAIN)

 

Oil stocks keep FTSE 100 steady as SSE hit by profit warning

 

Unilever may be booted from U.K.'s FTSE 100

 

British Cops, on the Lookout for Trolls, Ask Public to Report 'Non-Crime Hate Incidents'

 

Muslims try to ban Franklin Graham from speaking

Trial hears of teen raped by 100 Muslims

 

VATICAN

 

Pope Francis attacked and stonewalled sex abuse victims while archbishop of Buenos Aires 

 

The Catholic Church’s Sex Scandals Reflect the Left’s Long March Through the Church

 

WHITE HOUSE

 

Daily Presidential Tracking Poll

 

Omarosa Thinks She Knows Who Wrote That Anonymous New York Times Op-Ed

 

Former Trump officials Rob Porter and Gary Cohn push back against Woodward book

 

Presidential Chaos

 

Many Americans see Trump as liberal despite his conservative record, says Hill.TV poll

 

U.S. invites China to trade talks as tariffs loom: White House adviser

 

Bolton Goes After the Illegitimate and Unaccountable ICC  (National Security Adviser John Bolton)

 

Trump reportedly to sign election meddling executive order

 

Trump: Government ‘totally prepared’ for Florence’s ‘tremendous amount of water’

 

Trump’s public employee pay freeze doesn’t go far enough

 

Trump’s counter-revolutionary proposal

 

The unsinkable Donald Trump

 

Treason? Why not!

 

‘You’ve set back the Jewish contribution’: Stephen Miller’s former rabbi issues fiery rebuke on Rosh Hashanah

 

Federal government is ‘totally prepared’ for Hurricane Florence, Trump says

 

Look who’s shattering presidential norms now

 

The Call Is Coming from Inside the House

 

Woodward's 'Fear' is the fastest selling book in years

 

Top takeaways from Bob Woodward's new book about Trump's White House

 

Bolton bolsters Trump’s ‘America first’ foreign policy with robust defense of U.S. sovereignty(National Security Adviser John Bolton)

 

Maxine Waters vows to ‘get’ Pence once Trump impeached  (US Representative of California Maxine Waters (D)/ Vice-President Mike Pence)

 

Jon Voight chokes back tears talking about ‘our man’ Donald Trump

 

White House slams talk of 25th  Amendment to remove President Trump

 

53% of voters say anonymous NYT author should have signed the op-ed and resigned

 

Trump: ‘Bob Woodward is a liar’

 

Trump starts off today’s 9/11 observance with a tweet about the victimhood of… himself

 

Trump Is Slaughtering the Beltway’s Sacred Cows

 

Another big Woodward reveal: Trump’s bottomless bad faith and nonstop lying

 

What do a porn star, a combative lawyer and a reality-TV contestant all have in common? Trump

 

Breaking democratic norms was rampant before the anonymous op-ed. Now it's a free-for-all

 

Trump responds to Strzok, Page texts on ‘media leak strategy’

 

PBS claims Trump used edited version of Obama footage

 

Trump Jr. says father trusts few people after anonymous op-ed

 

President Trump said G.D.P. growth was higher than the unemployment rate “for the first time in over 100 years.” He was wrong.

 

On Sept. 11 anniversary, Trump launches fresh attacks on FBI and Justice Department with dubious allegation

 

Woodward: Lawyer told Trump he’s ‘disabled’ and ‘can’t tell the truth’

 

 

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