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Monday, September 11, 2017

 

CELEBRATING 241 YEARS OF LIBERTY AND FREEDOM  

 

 

In Today’s Issue: 

 

ABORTION

 

Doctor Assaulted With a Weapon for Refusing to Do an Abortion

 

Planned Parenthood T-Shirt Exploits 9-11 Terrorism With “United We Plan” Slogan

 

Abortion Clinic Kills 15 Babies in Free Abortions Given to Hurricane Harvey Victims

 

Woman Regrets Her Abortion: “My Child Would Have Been 10 Years Old This Year”

 

Meteorologist Heather Sophia Was Almost Never Born, Glad She Wasn’t Aborted

 

California Pro-Lifers Propose Ballot Measure to Ban Abortions and Protect Unborn Children

 

Missouri Had Just One Abortion Clinic Left, But Planned Parenthood Will Open Two More

 

Toledo Ohio May Become Abortion Free: Last Clinic Fined $40,000 for Violations, Could be Closed Soon

 

California Nursing Board Demands Pregnancy Centers Stop Training Nurses How to Reverse the Abortion Pill

 

U.S. judge tells Christian churches they must cover abortion in insurance plan

 

Ireland Prime Minister Leo Varadkar: Unborn Babies Should Not Have Equal Rights as Adults

 

Royal Baby: Once Again the Entire World Knows a Baby is a Baby  (London, England)

 

13-Year-Old Allowed to Abort Her 32-Week-Old Unborn Baby Gives Birth, But Her Baby Dies (New Delhi, India)

                                                                                                                                                                                

U.S. blasts lead UN agency for supporting China’s one-child policy

 

AFGHANISTAN

 

Afghanistan: Wheelchair-bound Muslim murders Spanish Red Cross worker at rehabilitation center

 

AFRICA

 

Muslim Fulani Herdsmen Massacre 20 Christians in Plateau State, Nigeria

 

 

ANTI-SEMITISM

 

European Jewish Congress Calls for France to Root out ‘Societal Anti-Semitism’

 

ASSISTED SUICIDE

 

Hospital Sued for Refusing to Kill Cancer Patient in an Assisted Suicide

 

AUSTRALIA

 

Among those who will vote, 70% back same-sex marriage

 

CANADA

 

TSX, Wall Street rally after Irma damage less than expected

 

Young Canadian ISIS recruit says he saw violence on scale he could never have imagined

 

Temp work growth is ‘alarming’ and changes are coming, says Ontario labour minister

 

'I am devastated': Toronto lawyer out $100K after hiring fraudster with fake law degree

 

Trudeau teams up with Canadian labour in push for NAFTA reforms (Canadian Prime Minister Prime Minister Justin Trudeau)

 

Markham schools hit with more disturbing graffiti

 

NAFTA must include gender equality protection: Trudeau

 

'There isn't anything worse': 5-year-old boy dies after being found at pond near his Saskatoon school

 

China used research mission to test trade route through Canada’s Northwest Passage

 

Saudi Arabia ‘determined’ to solve the Syria crisis, Russia’s foreign minister says

 

Legalizing marijuana won't shut down black market: RCMP official

 

 

CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION (CDC)

 

Serious illnesses linked to pet store puppies

 

COMMUNIST CHINA 

 

Chinese Govt bans kids from attending church service

 

China Makes It Easy

 

COMMUNIST NORTH KOREA

 

North Korea threatens 'pain and suffering' if new UN sanctions approved

 

Fears grow of radiation leak from N. Korea's nuke site

 

N.Korea Preparing for Another Missile Test

 

CONGRESS

 

Kelly says Congress has done "nothing" to fix DACA

 

COURTS

 

A Florida sheriff was sued after threatening to turn fugitives away from hurricane shelters

 

 

CRIME IN AMERICA

 

Sharpton’s Daughter Arrested After Attacking NYC Cab Driver

 

Eight People Plus Gunman Shot Dead at Cowboys Game-Watching Party

 

CYBER ATTACK

 

Equifax vows to improve breach response -- too late?

 

 

DEMOCRATS (MARXISTS)

 

L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti and his Defence of DACA

 

DEPARTMENT HOMELAND SECURITY

 

Report: Loophole in Immigration Law Allows 40,000 ‘Student’ Immigrants Into U.S.

 

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

 

DOJ asks court to throw out case against Arpaio

 

ECONOMY

 

Dow industrials rally 260 points, retake 22,000 level, as worries over Hurricane Irma, North Korea abate

 

U.S. Stocks Climb to Record as Irma Threat Recedes: Markets Wrap

 

S&P 500 chalks up record high as fear gives way

 

Dollar attempts to claw back from 2017 nadir

 

After three rate hikes, the dollar’s weakness shows no sign of ending. What gives?

 

Gold ends lower as Korea, hurricane fears fade

 

EDUCATION

 

Why Sexism Can’t Explain the Student Loan Gender Gap

 

EGYPT

 

ISIS militants ambush convoy in Egypt's Sinai, killing 18 police

 

ELECTIONS

 

Study Finds Non-Citizens Are Unknowingly Registered to Vote

 

ELECTION 2016

 

Hillary Was So Confident She’d Win, She Bought a Home for Her White House Staff

 

Hillary Clinton: I Don’t Regret Calling Trump Supporters “Deplorable” 

 

ENERGY

 

Oil ends higher as market assesses Irma’s demand impact

 

Energy Prices

 

 

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION

 

Regulator Goes After Job Fairs for Age Discrimination

 

EUROPE

 

Why the Swiss central bank is betting on a stronger euro, analysts say

 

EUROPEAN UNION

 

European stocks jump by most in 4 weeks as North Korea, Irma fears recede

 

FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION (FBI) 

 

New pressure on Comey to return to Capitol Hill, as White House accuses him of 'false testimony'  (Former FBI Director James Comey)

 

FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY (FEMA)

 

After Harvey and Irma, Jewish groups renew push for FEMA houses of worship aid

 

 

FEDERAL RESERVE

 

Janet Yellen and Ivanka Trump Met Over Breakfast as the Fed Race Heated Up  (Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen)

 

FOREIGN POLICY

 

Talk About ‘Little Nukes’ Is Cover For Lacking A Foreign Policy Strategy

 

FRANCE

 

French hurricane rescues raise racial questions

 

France: Muslims with Paris bomb factory admit to plotting jihad massacres for the Islamic State

 

France: Principal told Jews not to attend his school, would be harassed by Muslim students 

 

GERMANY

 

Test phase begins for train tickets free from hassle of conductor

 

Defendant admits guilt in trial over rape and murder of Freiburg student 

 

GOOGLE

 
Report: Google Bias Against Leading Conservative Websites—Including PJM—Is Real 

 

HOMOSEXUALITY

 

Birth Control and Homosexuality: Unintended Consequences

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

John Kelly fires back at Democrat who called him 'disgrace to the uniform'  (US Representative of Illinois Luis Gutierrez (D)

 

 

HURRICANES

 

City by city through the storm's path

 

Florida Keys compared to a "war zone" in wake of Hurricane Irma

 

This is the destruction Irma left behind in Florida

 

What's next for Tropical Storm Irma?

 

Irma’s trail of destruction in Florida Keys revealed

 

Florida faces the most hurricanes of any state

 

"Get out NOW": Jacksonville evacuations urged amid historic flooding

 

Tropical Storm Irma kills at least 2 in Georgia

 

Alligators, snakes threaten Floridians after Irma

 

Satellite imagery shows how Hurricane Irma left its mark on the planet

 

IMMIGRATION

 

Immigration and the Unlearned Lessons of 9/11

 

IRAN

 

Gorka: Trump Administration Must Kill the Iran Deal

 

Iran’s World Assembly of Islamic Awakening top dog: Israel behind massacre of Muslims in Myanmar

 

 

ISLAM

 

Everything I Needed to Know About Islam I Learned on 9/11

 

ISRAEL

 

Israeli-“Palestinian” Arab Conflict Briefing     (Monday, September 11, 2017)

 

ABC Media Watch program continues to wipe Israel off the map

 

J Street U to Push Resolution Calling for End to ‘Israeli Occupation of Palestinian Territory’

 

New Hamas leadership cosying up to Tehran

 

At sites of bombings, PM vows Israel will relentlessly confront Iranian terror  (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)

 

Israeli Muslims protest Myanmar ‘atrocities’ against Rohingya

 

PA Governor lauds Martyrs’ perfumed blood

 

Palestinian Authority Seeks Membership in UN Tourism Body

 

UN rights head accuses Israel of ‘serious violations’ of international law

 

Israeli authorities demolish parts of Palestinian cemetery in Jerusalem

 

Liberman warns Syria: 'It will end badly'   (Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman)

 

Israeli prosecution delays presenting case against settlers occupying Hebron home

 

First Africa-Israel Summit ‘Postponed’

 

2 Palestinians sentenced to 9 years in prison for abetting deadly stone throwing

 

Hamas ready to reconcile with Fatah with no conditions

 

In Herzliya, former Trump aide Gorka defends war on ‘wrong versions of Islam’

 

Racist, anti-Arab graffiti found among damaged Palestinian property in Nablus

 

Chicago businessmen raise funds to send Palestinians to an Israeli university

 

600 Conservative rabbis, leaders demand Netanyahu honor Western Wall deal

 

Three terrorists involved in deadly Rosh Hashanah attack convicted of manslaughter

 

Intelligence minister urges PM to lobby Trump for Iran deal do-over

 

Netanyahu in Beunos Aires: Iran remains source of world terror

 

Kidney traffickers selling organs to Israelis go on trial in Costa Rica

 

Palestinian Education Minister Sabri Saidam: Palestinian Authority Will Provide Textbooks To School In Jaffa, Is Willing To Provide Textbooks To All Israeli Arabs   

 

Trump supports $75m. additional aid to Israel beyond Obama-era MOU

 

MEDIA 

 

Experts Criticize New York Times Article Claiming Top Tax Rate of 39.6% Is Too Low

 

MEXICO

 

Death toll from southern Mexico's big earthquake rises to 96

 

MIDDLE EAST

 

US-Russian pincer for ISIS in Euphrates Valley

 

 

MILITARY

 

Exclusive: US Navy ships in deadly collisions had dismal training records

 

Security clearance backlog leads DOD to give interim clearances to criminals

 

 

NATIONAL TRANSPORATION SAFETY BOARD (NTSB)

 

NTSB Staff to Say Tesla Autopilot Should Share Blame for 2016 Crash

 

PAKISTAN

 

Counterterrorism fight: PM warns US against ‘starving Pakistan of funds’

 

Former Al-Qaida Operatives Launch New Militant Group in Pakistan

 

RUSSIA

 

Can The Putin-Medvedev Tandem Endure?  (Russian President Vladimir V Putin/ Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev)

 

 

SCIENCE

 

Should you let your dog sleep in the bedroom?

 

 

SECRET SERVICE

 

Secret Service Offered to ‘Fast-Track’ Disability Retirement for Able-Bodied Workers, Several DHS Sources Say

 

SENATE

 

Notre Dame President Calls Feinstein’s Criticism of Nominee’s Faith ‘Chilling’   (US Senator of California Dianne Feinstein (D)

 

Credit Cards, Foreign Girlfriends at Center of Menendez Trial Day Three  (US Senator of New Jersey Robert Menendez (D)

 

Booker Joins Prospective Democratic 2020 Candidates Who Support Single-Payer Health Care  (US Senator of New Jersey Cory Booker (D)

 

U.S. archbishop rebukes Democrat senators for ‘anti-Catholic bigotry’

 

 

SOUTH KOREA 

 

THAAD reprisals undermine China FTA

 

More Young Koreans Look for Jobs Abroad

 

Toxic Haze Arrive Earlier Than Usual

 

N.Korea Preparing for Another Missile Test

 

'Nuclear trap' lies ahead for Seoul

 

3.2-magnitude quake strikes off Shinan

 

SOUTHERN POVERTY LAW CENTER

 

Donation Processor Drops Pro-Family Group Over ‘Hate’ Label  

 

SPORTS

 

Disrespect for National Anthem Damages NFL as Unifying American Passion

 

Los Angeles gets official green light to host 2028 Olympics

 

MLB Scoreboard

 

NFL Scoreboard

 

 

STATES 

 

Chinese Consulate Blocks Calif. Senate Resolution Supporting Victims of Chinese Religious Persecution

 

 

STATE DEPARTMENT  

 

Tillerson State Dept. Demanding Israel Hand Back Millions in U.S. Military Aid  (US Secretary of State Rex W Tillerson)

 

 

SUPREME COURT 

 

Trump admin appeals to high court on refugee ban

 

SYRIA 

 

11,000+ blank Syrian passports in the hands of the Islamic State

 

 

TERRORISM

 

In the 16 years since 9/11, look how decisively the terrorists have lost

 

Were the Saudis Behind 9/11?

 

Previously Unseen 9/11 Hijacker Warning: 'Your Blood is Delicious for Us and Your Meat Cheap'

 

Trump, Pence, Mattis, Sessions fail to name “Islamic terrorism” in 9/11 remarks

 

In The Long Run, 9/11 Didn’t Bring Us Any Closer Together 

 

TRANSGENDER MOVEMENT

 

Why I Don’t Use Female Pronouns For My Transgender Brother

 

 

TURKEY

 

Turkey arrests two more German nationals as tensions flare

 

 

UNITED KINGDOM (BRITAIN)

 

U.K. stocks edge higher as fears over Irma, North Korea ease

 

Catholic Bishop: Gay activists are bashing Catholic UK politician ‘like…a drunk’

 

UK: Muslim cleric calls on Muslims to “be ready to spill blood and have your blood spilt”

 

British Red Cross chief: Staff is “too white,” words like “British” and “cross” are a “challenge”

 

UNITED NATIONS

 

UN approves watered-down new sanctions against North Korea

 

UN passes fresh sanctions on North Korea

 

North Korea: Haley Is a ‘Political Prostitute’ Who Should ‘Be Careful With Her Tongue’  (US United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley)

 

VATICAN

 

Pope blasts climate change doubters

 

WHITE HOUSE

 

Daily Presidential Tracking Poll

 

WH deflects climate change questions amid storms

 

Trump urges Supreme Court: Uphold right to refuse gay ‘wedding’ cakes   

 

Gorka to Jpost: Bannon camp still has sway with Trump administration

 

 

 

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