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Monday, September 25, 2017






In Today’s Issue: 




Judge Strikes Down Indiana Ban on Abortions of Babies With Down Syndrome


Ohio Bill Would Make It Illegal to Abort Babies Because They Have Down Syndrome


“Catholics for Choice” Launches Campaign to Force Americans to Fund Abortions


In Maine, abortions could become more dangerous for women


Perez Hilton Says Kylie Jenner Should Kill Her Baby in an Abortion


Abortion on Down syndrome fetus to be banned under Ohio bills


Watch: Abortion Activists Shout Down Woman Sharing How She Regrets Her Abortion


Planned Parenthood Wants Maine to Allow Nurse Practitioners, Midwives to Perform Abortions


Ohio Poised to Become the 3rd State to Ban Abortions on Babies With Down Syndrome


Hawaii law forces pro-life pregnancy help centers to promote abortion


Satanists invade Missouri, fighting in courts for abortion


Illinois’ Governor May Sign Bill to Make Taxpayers Fund Abortions Through All 9 Months of Pregnancy


Now that Kylie Jenner is pregnant, will Hollywood make up its mind on abortion?


Pro-Life Student Leader: “Planned Parenthood Doesn’t Speak for This Generation. This Generation is Pro-Life”


Federal judge blocks Indiana's new abortion law


Sidewalk Counselors Save 8 of 11 Babies From Abortion in One Afternoon at Planned Parenthood


Indiana abortion rate continues to decline


Graham-Cassidy Continues Efforts To Bar Private Insurance Coverage of Abortion


Woman Dies After Husband Pressures Her to Abort Four Girl Babies Hoping for a Son (Communist China)


UK doctors defy members, vote to support abortion on demand




Bazar: India, Afghanistan Prepare for Major Trade Show


No country can dictate our foreign policy: Afghanistan's envoy


Car bomber hits NATO convoy in Afghanistan, civilians wounded





Sudan vows to normalize ties with US as travel ban lifted


Fulani Fugitive from Islam in Nigeria Endures Persecution as a ‘Lifestyle’




Valerie Plame Wilson Resigns From Ploughshares Fund After Sharing Anti-Semitic Article




Bangladesh holds the key to Rohingya insurgency


'The scale is just vast': Authorities, aid workers in Bangladesh overwhelmed by Rohingya refugees




ASX fails to fire as bank strength fades


The Australian dollar is weaker, weighed down by political uncertainty


The big worry for the ASX


Whale exhumed from Australian beach after backlash


Australian space agency to employ thousands and tap $420b industry, Government says





Here's how Ford, a 100-year-old car company, is paving the way for autonomous driving




Rising energy stocks lift TSX, crude hits highest price since April


Toronto trust-funder accused of torture killing


Canada has a toxic mercury blind spot


Chelsea Manning Denied Entry to Canada for ‘Convictions Similar to Treason’


Stifling heat sparks concerns in Toronto-area schools without AC


Canada will use intelligence gained through torture if it will save lives


1,000 planned rental units convert to condos in wake of Ontario rent-control expansion





Cash Is in Short Supply in Storm-Ravaged Puerto Rico


'We are U.S. Citizens; We Shouldn't be the Lesser': Puerto Rico Cries Out for More Hurricane Aid


In isolated mountains of Puerto Rico, residents are running out of basics


Puerto Rico Is American. We Can’t Ignore It Now.




Mel Brooks joins the legion of comedians threatened by political correctness




China Limits Refined Oil Exports to N.Korea


China 'must be ready' for war on the Korean peninsula


China Is Using the Russia-America Standoff to Win Big in Europe





North Korean minister says Trump has declared 'war'


U.S. Bombers Buzz N.Korean Coast


N.Korea Bolsters Military Bases on Frontlines


2 More Quakes Rattle N.Korea's Nuke Test Site


Top North Korean official warns US bombers will be shot down


North Korea's A-Bomb Is Deterring U.S. First Strike, Russia Says


North Korean Minister Says Trump the One on Suicide Mission


Team Trump is tightening the screws on North Korea




Hurricane relief, ‘Chuck and Nancy’ talks help lift Trump’s job approval ratings


Massive defense bill awaits funding fight in Congress




Judge Smacks Down CA Attorney General For “Misleading” Ballot Initiative LanguageJudge S





Church shooting spree stopped by usher with gun


Tennessee church shooter admits to crime as bizarre Facebook posts surface


Boy, 8, died protecting sister, 7, from his mom's child-molester ex, grandma says





Deloitte hack reportedly hit corporate, government clients


Experts Say Medical Care Next Big Cyber Threat




Anthony Weiner sentenced to 21 months in prison in teen sexting case (Former US Representative of New York Anthony Weiner)


Biden rips Trump over race in South Carolina return (Former Vice-President Joseph R Biden Jr (D)




DeVos: Victims of for-profit colleges just had to raise hands to get 'free money'  (Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos)




Trump’s New Travel Ban Is Standard Security Policy


New Trump Move Restricts or Bans Travel From Eight Countries




Maxine Waters calls Dr. Ben Carson 'an educated fool?' (Secretary of Housing and Urban Development  Dr Ben Carson)




Opioid Epidemic on Agenda For Upcoming DOJ Trip to China




More quakes shake ‘ring of fire’




Stock market ends lower as tech drops, North Korea threatens


Wall St. declines on tech selloff, North Korea concern


Stocks Drop as Tech Gets Hit, Bonds Rise on Korea: Markets Wrap


Gold prices finish at a more than one-week high


Euro and kiwi slip on political news, Asia shares track Wall Street


Yen, Kiwi Drop as Politics in Focus; Stocks Mixed: Markets Wrap


How to Grow the Middle Class  (The economic policies that will actually make it happen.)


Tech stocks sell-off deepens fears of shift away from sector


U.S. Treasury yields fall after German election results, North Korea


1 in 3 families have trouble affording diapers, survey finds


Dollar slips against havens on North Korea comments




Indiana college student locked in cave for 60 hours feels lucky to be alive


The Tuition-Reset Strategy


University Bans Study On Transgenders Who Regret Sex Change


New Instructions on Title IX


Student outwits professor by using huge cheat sheet


Students and Free Speech: Was Study Valid?


Should Students Be Asked if Professors Are Inclusive?


Here's why some school districts are starting sex ed younger


The Ideological Hijacking of the University and the Betrayal of its Traditional Mission


A college lecturer tweeted, ‘Trump must hang.’ He doesn’t regret it.


Calling Out Terrorist Supporters Is A Hate Crime?  (Censorship and persecution at UC Berkeley.)


11 arrested as Milo cuts short Berkeley speech costing $800K over antifa concerns


The gender gap in tech isn't set in stone


Unions Make Excuses for Teachers Skipping School

Prof sounds alarm over same-sex 'studies' on children




Hundreds of Illegal Voters Revealed in Philadelphia




The Russia hack that wasn’t? Supposed breach of Dallas voter rolls might not have happened


De Blasio Disappointed By Clinton in 2016: She Should Have ‘Taken a Stronger Stance’  (Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio)





Joe Biden’s platform for 2020: Anti-populism (Former Vice-President Joseph R Biden Jr (D)





Oil rallies, lifting Brent crude to a more than 2-year high


Energy Prices


This Agency Wants to Shield a Select Few Solar Companies. Thankfully, Trump Can Reverse.




Euro weakness after German election just a blip, but headline risk remains


German bond yields slip as surprise election highlights threat to eurozone





Violent crime increased in 2016 for a second consecutive year, FBI says




Frenchman who was on terror watchlist becomes police officer


How France will invest €57 billion to modernize economy


Frenchwoman cleared after stabbing neighbour’s dog to death to save her cat




Germany’s far-right leader quits party after historic win


Merkel Chastised as Far-Right Surge Taints Fourth-Term Win  (German Chancellor Angela Merkel)


Merkel, Reluctant Leader, ‘Has Gotten the Taste’ for Power


'We were all really shocked:' Angela Merkel supporters have awoken to big gains by far right


Green party to flex muscles as potential Merkel allies after election


Angela Merkel's Bitter Victory


‘No surprise’: how Europe reacted to Germany’s ‘election of rage’




Half of Americans Believe Obamacare Exchanges Are Collapsing


Tom Price to halt taxpayer-funded travel on private jets (Health and Human Service Secretary Tom Price)


Is Obamacare finally safe?




The Confederate Statue Controversy Isn’t About Slavery, It’s About Ending America




George Clooney blasts Trump for 'Hollywood elite' comment




In conversation with Oprah, farmer offers immigration advice to Trump


Will Trump open U.S. doors to another country's Muslims?




India Responds To Pakistan's Fake Photo At UN With Image of Fallen Braveheart


India shows image of martyred Kashmiri Army officer at UN, says Pakistan's 'true face not hidden from anyone'




50,000 flee amid volcano eruption, smoke geologists 'never saw before'





Breaking nuclear deal could bring hacking onslaught from Iran





Iraqi Kurds vote for independence. Barzani: Our borders lie where our tanks stop


War Is Looming as Thousands of Kurds in 4 Countries Take to the Streets to Celebrate Referendum


Kurds in Iraq vote in historic referendum for independence 


Iraq hangs 42 prisoners on death row




Why The Anti-Islam Movement Will Fail


Why Muslims should not fear science





Israeli-“Palestinian” Arab Conflict Briefing     (Monday, September 25, 2017)


Why state-seeking Palestinians oppose Kurdish independence vote


Netanyahu orders ministers to keep mum on Kurdish referendum (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)


Journalist Affiliated With Iranian IRGC Reviews Iran's Seven Types Of Missiles That Can Target Israel


Terrorist convicted in deadly 2015 shooting handed life in prison


Fatah: Munich Olympic massacre was “excellent operation”


Egyptian-Canadian Writer Said Shoaib: 'Our Conflict With Israel Is Mostly Religious' – Otherwise We'd Be Treating Iran Like We Treat Israel; Only Muslims Take Pride In 'Their Colonialist Crimes'; 'The Reforms In The Jewish Religion Improved It'


Jibril Rajoub visited the family of terrorist murderer


Israeli state asks Supreme Court to forcibly transfer Khan al-Ahmar community


Palestinian Reconciliation Moves One Step Closer


Palestinian Authority reportedly to hold next week’s cabinet meeting in Gaza


Palestinian Interpol bid heads to vote as Israeli lobbying falls short


Israel Working to Keep Palestinians Out of Interpol


Hundreds rally for recognition of alleged Yemenite children kidnappings


Report: Illegal Arab Neighborhood in Construction Above Jerusalem Railroad Tunnel


Silent on AfD, Netanyahu hints Merkel win bodes well for own fifth term


PLO to request ICC investigation of Israeli settlement activity


Government fails to provide strategic direction for IDF, Knesset panel charges


Zionist Union, Yesh Atid leaders skip Judea and Samaria jubilee


Afterlife snack: Jar of toads popped open in 4,000-year-old Canaanite tomb dig


In Syria: How Israel Overtly—And Covertly—Protects Its ‘Red Lines’


Israeli army erects guard post in PA-controlled area to protect com


Peace Now against Gush Etzion celebrations


IDF Grounds Entire Skylark Drone Force following Hebron, Bethlehem Crashes (Israel Defense Forces)


Knesset panel: Gov’t hindering IDF preparedness


MK Glick explains participation in 'Women Wage Peace' march


Mexican public pines for IDF rescuers


Trump Envoy Jason Greenblatt Returning to Israel, Family to Arrive for Sukkot


Current Lord Balfour: Everyone knew Jews needed a home   


Will Court rule that penalizing parents for children’s rock-throwing is legal?




Japan’s Abe calls snap election amid worries over North Korea (Japanese Prime Minister  Shinzo Abe)





‘Lebanon Equals Hizbullah, Hizbullah Equals Lebanon’




Media reaction to NFL 'downrising'




Nearly a week on, hopes fade in Mexico City quake rescue operations




Saudi Ministry to discuss gender equality, women’s participation in civil services





James Mattis' Reason For Not Caring About The NFL Is Too Damn Awesome  (Secretary of Defense James Mattis)


The Marines have their first female infantry officer


Military conducting multiple operations to help Hurricane Maria-struck Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands


Safety issues linger at military housing in Japan, IG report says




Myanmar: Mass graves found as Rohingya Muslims massacre Hindus, burn their homes, kidnap women for marriage




India is mother of terrorism in South Asia: Maleeha Lodhi


Pakistan flashes fake image of 'pellet gun victim' to malign India at the UN General Assembly


Pak Army will continue to defend motherland at all costs: COAS




Russian cannibal family ate 30, police say


'Populist' Surge in German Elections — Russia Reacts


Russian general killed fighting ISIL in Syria


UN accuses Russia of violating human rights in Crimea


Death of Russian general in Syria is result of US hypocrisy – Moscow  


Supplies of S-400 systems to Turkey may begin within two years





Secret Service arrests person with firearms near White House




Exclusive — Sarah Palin: We Can Win War Against Political Class with ‘Happy Warriors’ Like Judge Roy Moore


Senior Senate Republican Calls ACA Repeal Vote ‘Impossible’


New GOP health-care bill in jeopardy as Sen. Rand Paul expresses opposition


Graham-Cassidy Bill Revised to Give More Funding to Home States of McCain, Paul, Murkowski


The new version of Cassidy-Graham may be crueler and more cynical than the last


Strange in trouble in Alabama, White House and GOP fear


Cruz opposes latest Obamacare repeal attempt (US Senator of Texas Ted Cruz (R)


McCain calls brain cancer prognosis ‘very poor’  (US Senator of Arizona John McCain (R)


Clashing polls muddy Alabama Senate race


California would take biggest hit under Senate Republicans' latest Obamacare repeal plan


Mitch McConnell Admits the Koch Brothers Run the Republican Party  (Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky)




Obama tried to give Zuckerberg a wake-up call over fake news on Facebook




More People Die of Alzheimer's


France 'Could Skip Olympics If N.Korean Threat Continues'


Moon Says Only Dialogue Can Resolve N.Korean Nuclear Standoff (President Moon Jae-in)


‘Seoul not as vulnerable as it seems’




Is Spain Going to Explode Over Catalonian Secession?




Steeler Who Stood for Anthem Now Has Best-Selling NFL Jersey


Who Needs Rules? NFL Players Arrested Every 7 Days On Average


LeBron James defends NFL protests: 'It's not about the disrespect of our flag'


Here's Exactly How Many NFL Players Protested The Anthem Sunday -- How Many From Your Team?


Tom Brady speaks out against Trump's 'divisive' comments


Sports Pundits Criticize Steelers' Villanueva For Being The Only Team Member To Stand For The Anthem


Rutgers Escapes Relatively Unscathed


5 Problems With The NFL’s National Anthem Protest


Ex-Patriots star ‘ashamed’ of team after wave of anthem protests


Boycott the NFL


NFL Writes Trump into the Progressive Left Narrative


NFL star says protests sow division, despair


Ex-Army Ranger takes heat from coach after standing solo for anthem


The NFL beat Trump. Soundly.


NFL and NBA to Trump: You’re a bum


Watch basketball coach teach athletes incredible lesson on respect


MLB Scoreboard


NFL Scoreboard




Obama, Holder Group Push $500,000 Into Virginia Governor Race


Virginia leads states in return to paper ballots





Critics: State Department Delaying Aid Congress Provided to Yazidis, Christians in Iraq




Supreme Court removes travel ban arguments from October calendar


Smithsonian gives Clarence Thomas a spot in African-American history museum


Will the Supreme Court strike down extreme partisan gerrymandering?




Syria rejects Iraqi Kurdish independence referendum-state media


US-backed forces say Russia attacked them in eastern Syria


Syrian War Drags On, but Assad’s Future Looks Secure  (Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad)





Pro-independence, mainland China supporters clash at Taiwan concert


Exercise Starlight, Singapore’s military programme with Taiwan, is ending soon, claims China’s Global Times



Second imported dengue death


Videos surface of pro-China suspect beating Taiwanese students





Turkey's top media watchdog removes broadcaster Rudaw based in northern Iraq from satellite


Erdoğan, Putin speak on phone, stress 'territorial integrity of Iraq, Syria'  (Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan/Russian President Vladimir V Putin)


Turkey to act if Iraqi Kurdish referendum poses security risk


PKK strikes Syrian migrants in Turkey’s southeast, one killed


Turkish FM criticizes Russian airstrikes on Idlib


Turkey targets 5.5 percent growth rate until 2020: PM




FTSE 100 under pressure as banks fall, pound rises against the euro


London's Muslim Mayor: Trump Is 'Like ISIS'


Judge lets Oxford student off easy for stabbing boyfriend


55% of Brits support racial profiling of Muslims: Arab News/YouGov poll


London mayor says 7 attacks thwarted since March


Reeling from its London license loss, Uber rallies customers


UK hotel won’t rent rooms to Pakistan International Airlines crew: was “pestering” female guests


Survey points to rising Islamophobia, anti-immigrant sentiment in Britain




Vatican denies blocking webpage for ‘filial correction’ of Pope Francis




‘Political terrorism’: Venezuela slams US travel ban as new act of aggression



Daily Presidential Tracking Poll


Trump pessimistic on ObamaCare repeal: ‘That’s the end of that’


Trump slams NFL, praises NASCAR: 'They won't put up with disrespecting our Country'


The president’s NFL assault was practically a demand for more kneeling


Kushner used private email to conduct White House business


Trump lifts Obama-era limits on drone strikes in War on Terror


Trump Says He Wants 15% Corporate Tax Rate Despite Plan for 20%


Dems launch $15M campaign for lawyers to take on Trump


Trump, rallying in Alabama, wades into a broad intraparty battle


Trump aides begin looking for the exits


Playbook: Trump continues blitz against NFL


A Righteous Presidential Pardon for Sholom Rubashkin


Trump Slaps Travel Restrictions on North Korea, Venezuela in Sweeping New Ban


Trump’s call for boycott of NFL reignites furor over players’ national anthem protests


Report: Ivanka Trump also used private email account



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