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Friday, October 5, 2018

 

CELEBRATING 242 YEARS OF LIBERTY AND FREEDOM  

 

 

 

In Today’s Issue: 

 

ABORTION

 

The True Story of Kermit Gosnell and His Victims

 

Planned Parenthood Admits “From the Start” Kavanaugh Opposition Was Based Solely on Abortion

 

Federal judge partially blocks St. Louis abortion discrimination ordinance

 

After Character Assassination Campaign Against Kavanaugh, Pro-Life Voters Excited About Election

 

Council supports removing ban on abortion insurance coverage  (Texas)

 

Abortion Activist Sarah Silverman: Senators Voting for Kavanaugh are Supporting Raping Women

 

Orrin Hatch Shuts Down Pro-Abortion Protestors Harassing Him: “Grow Up” (US Senator of Utah Orrin Hatch (R)

 

Verona defies Italy's abortion law and declares itself a 'pro-life city'

 

Nearly half of Utahns support a woman's right to choose an abortion

 

Canadian profs bully female student into silence after she brought up abortion in class

 

Ruling strikes down parts of St. Louis 'abortion ordinance'

 

Video: Second Toronto pro-abortion activist assaults pro-life demonstrators

 

Pro-Choice Hairstylist Fired After Kicking Pro-Lifer on Video (Canada)

 

AFGHANISTAN

 

Afghan officials reject push to privatize war

 

The United States Needs an Afghanistan Exit Strategy

 

AFRICA

 

Sudan Releases Bible Shipments Detained in Port Years Ago

 

Nobel Peace Prize Won By Campaigners Against Rape in Warfare Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad  (Democratic Republic of Congo)

 

South Africa Train Collision Injures 320 People

 

AIRLINES

 

   Woman says Delta overserved man who allegedly molested her on

 

ASIA

 

Vietnamese Community Has Warning About Communist China

 

AUSTRALIA

 

Australian Market Declines

 

Why the Australian dollar is the big loser in U.S.-China trade spat

 

Australia shutters notorious offshore asylum camp

 

Australia has no climate-change policy — again

 

 

AUTO INDUSTRY
 

Toyota Recalls 2.4 Million Hybrids Due to Stalling Problems

 

 

BANKRUPTCIES

 

Mattress Firm files for bankruptcy

 

 

BIG GOVERNMENT

 

Federal Government Cut 1,000 Jobs in September; -16,000 Under Trump

 

 

CANADA

 

Toronto and U.S. stock markets down for the week despite strong jobs reports

 

My Kavanaugh Moment  (How I became a banned author in Canada.)

 

Exclusive: The future is populist in this age of disruption, Stephen Harper says in new book(Former Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper)

 

Retired Canadian judges weigh in on Kavanaugh nomination for U.S. Supreme Court

 

94 per cent of GTA millennials worry young people won’t be able to afford a home, poll says

 

Christian Preacher Declares That Eventually Christians Will Be Labeled “Enemies Of The State” For Opposing The LGBT

 

Canada is facing a shortage of legal pot as Oct. 17 looms

 

Canada plans to “lead the charge” on the UN’s global refugee plan

 

Did Canada’s negotiators get a ‘progressive’ trade deal for Canada that was ‘free and fair’ as they hoped?

 

Canadian universities allow men identifying as ‘female’ to compete against women in sports

 

Watch:Rex Murphy: Can Trudeau not resist ‘attack’ politics even over a murdered child?(Canadian Prime Minister Prime Minister Justin Trudeau)

 

COMMUNIST CHINA 

 

Interpol president reported missing after China trip

 

Vice President Hits China for Subverting Trump Reelection

 

COMMUNIST NORTH KOREA

 

Pyongyang, Moscow planning trip to Russia for Kim Jong-un  (Communist North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un)

 

Seismic data identifies 2017 NK nuke explosion, collapse, earthquakes

 

 

COPORATE AMERICA

 

Amazon says third-party seller got some customers’ email addresses

 

COURTS

 

Anti-Trump, Far-Left California Judge Shows Why Judicial Nominations Matter

 

Federal Judge Won’t Expedite Merkley Request for Kavanaugh Documents

 

Verdict reached in trial of Chicago officer

 

CRIME IN AMERICA

 

 

Mobster slain in McD's drive-thru, after attempt on son caught on video

 

DEMOCRATS (MARXISTS)

 

Democrats Plan To Use MS-13 & Hezbollah Hit Teams Ahead Of Midterms

 

Kanye's Not Alone: Blacks Are Deserting the Dems

 

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

 

Is Russia playing a double game in Mueller court battle? (Justice Department special counsel former FBI Director Robert Mueller)

 

ECONOMY

 

U.S. stocks close lower as worries about rising yields overshadow strong jobs report

 

Wall Street falls as solid jobs report boosts bond yields

 

U.S. Stocks Pare Losses; Treasuries Extend Slump

 

 Jobless rate falls to 49-year low

 

Gold logs first gain in 3 sessions, building a weekly rise of 0.8%

 

U.S. job growth cools; unemployment rate drops to 3.7 percent

 

10-year yield, 30-year yield hit fresh multiyear highs in brutal week for bond bulls

 

Manufacturing Jobs +18,000 in September

 

Monday may offer a respite for stock-market investors after a bruising bond rout

 

Dollar softens slightly after U.S. economy adds 134,000 jobs in September

 

EDUCATION

 

Bibles, joy visible in schools across U.S. Oct. 4

 

Dershowitz: Calls to fire Kavanaugh from Harvard is 'sexual McCarthyism'

 

A Georgetown Professor’s Castrating Rage

 

Professor who wished death to GOP senators supporting Kavanaugh on leave  (Georgetown)

 

The Murder of David Josiah Lawson

 

Federal Student Loan Forgiveness Programs Are Useless. A Juvie Teacher’s Story Shows Why.

 

Notre Dame alumni call on university to rescind honorary degree to accused abuser McCarrick

 

Texas Christian University: Steven Crowder’s Views ‘Adversely Affect’ Students

 

 'Rigorous Inquiry and Respectful Debate'

 

Duped academic journal publishes rewrite of ‘Mein Kampf’ as feminist manifesto

 

Sanctioned for Speaking Out

 

Colleges Use Technology to Help Students Manage Mental Health

 

University of Wisconsin Madison: Muslim student stirs outrage over terrorism class because it discusses jihad

 

Did German Catholic Church Get Too Much Control Over Research Study?

 

ELECTION 2018

 

Latest Election Polls

 

Kavanaugh Will Join The Supreme Court And Republicans Have The 2018 Momentum. Here's Why.

 

New AZ Polling Shows Progressive Gov Candidate, Ballot Amendment Trailing

 

A South Dakota Election Sees an Unusual Shift: Toward Democrats

 

ENERGY

 

U.S. oil ends nearly flat, as Brent declines, but both benchmarks tally fourth weekly climb in a row

 

Energy Prices

 

 

EUROPE

 

‘Lenin Is Kaput’: Ukraine’s War for Its Future Continues as Citizens Look Toward Europe, Not Russia

 

EUROPEAN UNION

 

Europe stocks log second weekly loss as investors grapple with rising bond yields

 

Exhibition held at Polish parliament on destruction of Jewish cemeteries

 

 

EUTHANASIA

 

Doctor Euthanizes Woman With Alzheimer’s Without Her Consent  (Amsterdam, Netherlands)

 

FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION (FBI) 

 

Lawyer with ties to Hillary Clinton, DNC reportedly gave FBI documents on Russia meddling

 

Friend of Kavanaugh Accuser Felt Pressure to Revisit Statement Regarding Alleged Sexual Assault

 

Alyssa Milano: Clinton sexual assault allegation should have been investigated by FBI

 

Ex-FBI agent who pressured Ford witness tied to Bharara, also connected to polygraph coaching

 

 Who is Monica Lee McLean? Kavanaugh accuser’s best friend was an FBI attorney

 

Read executive summary of FBI’s probe into Ford’s claims against Kavanaugh  (Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh)

 

Ford's ex-FBI agent pal pressured friend to back Kavanaugh accusation: report

 

FEDERAL RESERVE

 

Fed Chairman Powell has cost stock-market investors $1.5 trillion in 2018, say JPMorgan analysts

 

FRANCE

 

Paris bomb plot claims dash Tehran’s hope for EU help

 

GERMANY

 

Merkel in Israel says Iran must not obtain nuclear arms  (German Chancellor Angela Merkel)

 

 

HOLLYWOOD

 

Hollywood Explodes on Susan Collins: ‘Vile, Heartless Coward’ ‘Go to Hell’  (US Senator of Maine Susan M. Collins (R)

 

 

HOLOCAUST

 

Anne Frank’s diary gets lavish saucy treatment in new vibrant graphic novel

 

HONG KONG

 

Journalist visa denial raises more HK autonomy concerns

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

'It really is evil': Liz Cheney (R-Wyoming) blasts Dems' handling of Kavanaugh confirmation

 

CA Dem Says She Called Pelosi With Complaint About Cardenas, Never Heard Back   (House Minority Leader Nancy

 

INDIA

 

India, Russia sign $5 billion deal for S-400 air defense systems

 

India to keep buying Iranian oil despite U.S. sanctions: sources

 

IRAN

 

John Bolton Ups the Pressure on Iran  (US National Security Adviser John Bolton)

 

Analysis: The logic behind Iranian moves in the Middle East

 

ISRAEL

 

Iranian official warns Netanyahu: Practice swimming in the sea  (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)

 

The security challenges Israel has to face

 

2 Palestinians, including teenager, killed in Gaza protest

 

‘Gaza deadlock’ blamed for delay in Mideast peace plan

 

US to give Israel more F-35s to face S-300s, deploy a squadron in Emirates

 

Three Palestinians, including boy, 14, said killed in violent Gaza border riots

 

Analysis: Netanyahu heard loud and clear in the United Nations

 

In interview with Israeli paper, Hamas chief defends group’s terror tactics

 

Report: Three Palestinians killed during Friday clashes with IDF(Israel Defense Forces)

 

Netanyahu allies said to give testimony in graft case as PM grilled by police

 

Thousands of Gazans try to break into Israel

 

Injuries reported at eastern borders of Gaza

 

Obsessing over Oslo – Einat Wilf in “The Atlantic"

 

UNRWA concerned over statements made by Jerusalem's mayor

 

Man, woman found dead in burning building in Palestinian village

 

Israeli forces shoot, injure 13-year-old Palestinian in Kafr Qaddum

 

Border cop, jailed over killing of Palestinian teen, seeks presidential pardon

 

Israeli forces injure 7 Palestinians near Ramallah

 

Arab MK accuses terror victim Fuld of ‘executing’ his killer; Likud MK protests

 

MEDIA 

 

CNN Editor Blames Avenatti For Ruining Democrats' Takedown Of Kavanaugh

 

Fox News host Greg Gutfeld compares Kavanaugh to Jesus Christ

 

CNN Desperately Tries to Smear Kavanaugh, Saying the Word “Rape” 191 Times

 

NBC political reporter skeptical Kavanaugh will energize GOP voters through midterms

 

The Mainstream Media Fraud

 

Journalist explains why US doesn't need hackers to control the world, and it's hard to disagree

 

Huffington Post does victory lap as Hyatt Hotels says it will stop hosting groups that oppose jihad terror

 

MIDDLE EAST

 

‘I love working with’ Trump, relationship with US unchanged: Saudi crown prince

 

Woman killed, 11 injured in Houthi attack on KSRelief camp in Yemen

 

 

MILITARY

 

Military research raises concerns about bioterror attack ... by insects

 

Pentagon report accuses China of trying to undermine US defense industry

 

US admiral warns of Russia's submarine capabilities

 

MINIMUM WAGE

 

Voluntary Amazon Wage Hikes Good, Forced Wage Hikes Bad

 

PAKISTAN

 

Pakistan Orders 18 International Aid Groups Closed

 

Pakistan's Anti-Graft Body Arrests Opposition Leader

 

 

PHILIPPINES

 

Duterte creating cracks in his military’s command  (President Rodrigo Duterte)

 

RUSSIA

 

Russian schoolgirl cooks heart, 'much more tasty' brains after pedophile cannibal 'boyfriend' kills man: Cops

 

Support for Russia’s Ruling Party Drops to 10-Year Lows, Poll Says

 

US mulls withdrawal from arms treaty over Russian 'violations'

 

US to slap sanctions on Russia’s state debt only as measure of last resort, minister hopes

 

Mig-29 Fighter Jet Crashes Near Moscow, Media Reports

 

Russia vows to keep close eye on US-funded lab in Georgia due to bioweapons threat

 

Half of Russian Youth Say They’re Unaware of Stalinist Repressions – Poll

 

In rare criticism, Russian chief rabbi blasts supply of S-300 missiles to Syria

 

 

SENATE

 

I’m An Immigrant, Minority Woman Going Republican Over Democrats’ Treatment Of Kavanaugh

 

These Photos Show Just How Cozy Senate Democratic Staff And Mainstream Journalists Are

 

ACORN Veterans Among Those Harassing Public Officials in Kavanaugh Fight

 

Sarsour: Gillibrand ‘Works For Us On the Inside’  (US Senator of New York Kirsten Gillibrand (D)

 

Brett Kavanaugh Has Votes For Confirmation After Susan Collins and Joe Manchin Announce Support

 

Collins backs Kavanaugh, putting Trump’s SCOTUS pick on brink of confirmation  (US Senator of Maine Susan M Collins (R)

 

Paid Protesters Harassing Pro-Kavanaugh Senators Led by Soros-Funded Abortion Activist

 

Alleged Democrat aide who doxxed Republicans had hidden Twitter account

 

Republican Senators Face Death Threats and Threats of Violence for Supporting Brett Kavanaugh

 

Palin Hints at 2022 Senate Run

 

GOP Senator: Air Force Recruitment ‘Increasingly Difficult’ Amid Lack of Eligible Pilots   (US Senator of Iowa Joni Ernst (R)

 

Protesters hold kegger outside of Sen. McConnell's house  (Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky)

 

McCaskill’s Husband Makes Millions Flipping Government Tax Credits   (US Senator of Missouri Claire McCaskill (D)

 

Georgetown Prep Classmates of Brett Kavanaugh Explain ‘Devil’s Triangle’

 

Number Two Senate Republican Doubtful About Passage of USMCA/NAFTA 2.0 Deal

 

Diane Feinstein May Face Ethics Probe Over 11th -Hour Leak of Letter Smearing Kavanaugh   (US Senator of California Dianne Feinstein (D)

 

GOP Senator Rescinds Praise of McCaskill, Asks Campaign to Remove Him From Ad

 

Shut up, Mazie (D-Hawaii)

 

Brett Kavanaugh’s Moment of Greatness

 

Attacks on Kavanaugh and Attacks on Due Process

 

The Camera Doesn’t Lie Because Seeing Is Believing

 

The Dems' Total War Against Kavanaugh Is Backfiring Spectacularly

 

The Kavanaugh Show Trial – and a Tale of Two Academics

 

Grassley demands correspondence between Ford legal team, Dem senators  (US Senator of Iowa Charles Grassley (R)

 

Kavanaugh advances in key Senate vote

 

Manchin, Murkowski break ranks on key Kavanaugh vote

 

 GOP senator unsure on key Kavanaugh confirmation support 'until the votes get cast'

 

Pence on standby in case tie-breaker in Kavanaugh vote is needed    (Vice-President Mike Pence)

 

Most Rate Senate's Handling of Kavanaugh Process As Poor

 

Senator on Kavanaugh: I'll never forget the "fire in his eyes"  (US Senator of Illinois Richard Durbin (D)

 

"Moment of truth": Cruz and O'Rourke face off in tight Texas race  (US Senator of Texas Ted Cruz (R)/ Democrat candidate for Texas Beto O’Rourke)

 

Democrats’ High-School-Hijinks Standard Flunks Redemption Test

 

SEXUAL HARASSMENT

 

One Year In, Me Too Hasn’t Made Me Feel Any Safer Or More Empowered To Speak Out

 

SOUTH KOREA 

 

FM Urges U.S. to Hold off on Inventory of N.Korean Nukes

 

Powerful typhoon to hit southern regions Saturday, Jeju damage feared

 

Japan opts out of naval event over flag row with S. Korea

 

Seoul to Pay for Delegation's Stay in Pyongyang

 

Koreans Drink Most in Asia

 

Former presidential chief of staff sentenced to 1 1/2 years in prison for abuse of power

 

S. Korea reacts cautiously to latest N. Korea sanctions

 

1/3 of Households Own More Than 1 Home

 

Court sentences former President Lee Myung-bak to 15 years in jail

 

Renewed NAFTA weighs on Kia Motors

 

SPAIN

 

Catalonia eyes mediation, with nod to China, Russia

 

STATE DEPARTMENT

 

The Deal Mike Pompeo Should Pitch to North Korea: Trading Paper for Plutonium  (US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo)

 

Secretary of State Pompeo Continues Obama’s LGBT “Imperialism”

 

Pompeo heads back to N.Korea with historic deal in play

 

SUPREME COURT 

 

What Does Supreme Court Success Mean for Kavanaugh?

 

After Kavanaugh  (Column: The judicial wars are just getting started.)

 

SYRIA

 

Syria rebels, militants clash near planned Idlib buffer: monitor

 

TAIWAN

 

 Taiwan is revolutionizing democracy

 

TELEVISION

 

'Breezy' daytime talk becomes 'deranged propaganda': Tucker, Coulter ask what happened to 'The View?'

 

TERRORISM

 

U.S. Is Top Target as ISIS Terror Plots Soar

 

Trump’s new counterterrorism strategy singles out “radical Islamists”

 

TURKEY

 

Turkish airstrikes target Christian villages in Iraq

 

 

UNITED KINGDOM (BRITAIN)

 

British pound spikes on report EU willing to offer U.K. 'super-charged' free-trade deal

 

EU Negotiators See Brexit Divorce Deal ‘Very Close’: Sources

 

UK: University lecturer under fire for saying “terror attacks were carried out by Muslims because of Islam”

 

British Elementary School Forces Six-Year-Olds To Write Homosexual Love Letters In Class

 

UK: Muslim live-streamed himself beating his wife, boasted “I’m going to kill her today”

 

VATICAN

 

As Catholic Scandal Unfolds, Pope Francis Looks Increasingly Blameworthy

 

WHITE HOUSE

 

 Daily Presidential Tracking Poll(Presidential Tracking Poll for Friday shows that 51 percent of Likely US Voters approve of President Trump’s job performance.)

 

Trump: ‘Elevator Screamers’ Are Professional Protesters, Their Signs Paid for by Soros

 

Trump slams 'very rude' Kavanaugh protesters

 

Melania Trump, on 4-nation Africa tour, gives ABC News exclusive interview (First Lady Melania Trump)

 

Trump calls Dems 'party of crime' at Minnesota rally, says they're 'trying to destroy' Kavanaugh

 

Trump tax story prompts calls to revise estate rules

 

Why No One Cares about Trump’s Inheritance Scandal

 

Melania Trump Goes on Safari in Kenya and Visits an Orphanage  (First Lady Melania Trump)

 

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