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Thursday, October 19, 2017





In Today’s Issue: 




Abortion Rate Drops 25% Over Last 6 Years as More Babies Saved From Abortions


UN Slams President Trump for Cutting $31 Million From Its Abortion Agenda


Abortionist: “I Painstakingly Removed a Fetus Part By Part at 23 Weeks” With “Boundless Compassion”


Labor Unions Give $2 Million to Planned Parenthood and Pro-Abortion Groups


Late-Term Abortion Clinic Kills Baby in Abortion Then Harvests Baby’s Body Parts for Research


Former Planned Parenthood President: Abortion is About “Liberation for Women and Expressing Our Sexuality”


Woman Defends Aborting Her Baby: “I Don’t Feel Guilty I Had an Abortion, I Feel Guilty I Got Pregnant”


Planned Parenthood Doesn’t Really Speak for Most Women. Here’s Why


There are So Many Abortion Clinics in the U.S. the Average Woman Lives Just 10 Miles From One


If Abortion is “Safe” Why Have 51 Ambulances Rushed to Abortion Clinics After Botched Abortions This Year?


Two Abortion Clinic Staffers Have a Change of Heart and Quit Their Jobs


Women’s Blog Reveals the 20 Best Cities to Kill Your Baby in an Abortion


Poland Prime Minister: Ban Abortions on Babies With Down Syndrome. “I Oppose Eugenic Abortion”


Biased Oireachtas Committee Votes to Not to Retain Ireland’s 8th  Amendment Protecting Babies From Abortion


Judge Orders Trump Administration to Facilitate Illegal Immigrant’s Abortion


Federal judge rules illegal-immigrant minor has right to abortion


After Pro-Life Advocates Pray at New Abortion Clinic, It Cancels Every Abortion Appointment


Democrats are the real abortion extremists


Catholic Bishop: You Can’t be Catholic and Support Abortion


U of Wisconsin medical school administrators: proposed bill limiting abortion training 'would cost the school its OB/GYN accreditation'


Pro-Abortion Students at a Catholic University Vandalize Display of Crosses to Remember Aborted Babies


This Internal White House Document Is Amazing and Appalling


Activist Defends Women Having Multiple Abortions: OK to Get Rid of “Pregnancies They Don’t Want”


Former abortion clinic owner pleads guilty to drug charges


 My Wife Was Pregnant After a Brutal Rape and Encouraged to Abort, Here’s How We Responded


B-N Planned Parenthood clinic offering medication abortions


Will The Alexander-Murray Health Care “Deal” to Salvage Obamacare Also Fund Abortions?


George Soros’ Daughter Donates $500,000 to Planned Parenthood’s Political Group


Satanic Temple Co-Founder: We Fight Pro-Life Laws to Promote Separation of Church and State


Studies Show Birth Control and Contraception Don’t Reduce Unintended Pregnancies


Liberals Exploit Illegal Immigrant to Push Free Abortions for Non-Citizens


Oregon Residents Forced to Send $20 Million to Planned Parenthood and $500,000 For Abortions There




The next proxy battleground with Iran and Russia: Afghanistan





 Togo: Imam calls on Muslims to kill soldiers, Muslims riot after he is arrested




ASX stretches rally into tenth day


The Aussie dollar is soaring against the Kiwi, logging its largest gain in over 2 years


Historic euthanasia laws pass after marathon sitting


Is there still time to save the Great Barrier Reef?





Ford to Recall 1.34 Million Trucks in North America for Door Latch Fix


The Volkswagen Emissions Scandal And The Bureaucratic Pursuit Of Power




First look at 8 prototypes of Trump's 'big, beautiful' border wall





TSX gets lift from gold sector, financial stocks; Canadian dollar strengthens


Ontario minor league hockey coaches forced to take ‘gender identity’ training


Quebec Passes Law Obliging Citizens to Uncover Faces


New data show 69% of illegal border-crossers are being granted asylum




‘Shrinking, shrinking, shrinking’: Puerto Rico faces a demographic disaster





CIA corrects director's Russian election meddling claim


CIA Director Wrongly Says U.S. Found Russia Didn’t Affect Election Result




China’s Xi shares vision of total control at opening of Communist Party congress (Communist Chinese dictator Xi Jinping)


China's Xi spreads state control over all aspects of people's lives




NK warns US could face 'unimaginable' strike


North Korean woman, 26, describes astounding journey from Kim’s gulags to US (Communist North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un)





Congress, End the Health Care Chaos. You Have 9 Million Kids to Protect.




States ask US court to keep up health subsidies cut by Trump


Judge signals ruling next week on states' lawsuit against Trump over Obamacare insurer subsidies


Boston: Muslim found guilty of plot to behead Pamela Geller


Second judge issues halt to Trump’s travel ban, rules on ‘extreme vetting’




Wounded casino security guard vanishes from Las Vegas — and surfaces on the set of Ellen'    


Undercover sex sting operation leads to 277 arrests


Man wanted in Maryland killing spree nabbed across state line





DNC resolution pressures Sanders to join Democrats (US Senator of Vermont Bernard Sanders (I-Socialist)


Lobbyist sues Hillary, DNC for access to hacked server




Allies Slam ‘Subtle Racism’ of Black Candidate Being Removed From Virginia Democratic Fliers





The Next Solyndra: DOE Proposing Massive Energy Subsidies





ISIS fanatics 'plotting new 9/11': Homeland Security chief says jihadists are working on a 'big explosion' and want to bring down planes to inflict mass civilian casualties




Sessions: Justice Will Review Concerns About Russian Payments to Clintons Before Uranium Deal with Putin  (US Attorney General Jeff Sessions)


Sessions tells lawmakers he will not discuss conversations with Trump on Comey firing


Chief Deputy U.S. Marshal Caught Having Sex With ‘Numerous’ Women at the Office


Sessions says DACA illegal because of high approval rate




U.S. Stocks Climb With Treasuries as Dollar Slides: Markets Wrap


Dow claws back loss to eke out record finish on Black Monday anniversary


Dow, S&P 500 eke out record highs, turn up after Fed Powell report


Dollar slips after report that Trump favors Powell for Fed chairman


Asia stocks approach 10-year peak, unfazed by China GDP, dollar rises


Profits Lift Asian Stocks as Dollar, Bonds Steady: Markets Wrap


U.S. jobless claims hit 44-1/2-year low; mid-Atlantic factories humming


Gold prices mark first gain in four sessions




White nationalist Richard Spencer to noisy Florida protesters: You didn't shut me down


Richard Spencer is not an emergency


Spencer Gets to Speak


Former USC medical school dean saw patients after using meth, investigators allege


A Late Condemnation of Homophobia  (The president of Cleveland State University has been harshly criticized for defending free expression without speaking out against a flier that called for homosexual people to kill themselves.)


‘I can’t breathe’: School bus driver brawls with boy in video


MIT Introduces Digital Diplomas


Massachusetts public high school assignment had kids simulate pilgrimage to Mecca


Muslim Boston University prof: Robert Spencer is “Grand pooh-bah of the legion of American Islamophobes”


Stanford Israel Association Cancels Speech by Israelis From Minority Backgrounds


Jefferson Davis school in Mississippi to be renamed after Barack Obama


This school just canceled Halloween




Oil ends lower after 4-session climb sends prices to highest levels in weeks


Energy Prices




European stocks dragged to 3-week low by Catalonia, China concerns




Push is on to disbar James Comey after Clinton scandal (Former FBI Director James Comey)




Trump to nominate DC antitrust attorney to lead FTC: report




Cutting-edge immunotherapy treatment approved for another deadly cancer




French TV pulls hit talent show after abuse claims against Canadian judge


French film legend and Nazi 'collaborator' Danielle Darrieux dies aged 100




Construction on bypass in Bavaria stopped to let hamster sleep


German far-right party finds a rocky road after electoral success




Climate change at work? Weather Service calls for third straight mild winter.



Google briefed Congress ahead of hearings on Russian influence: report




Trump’s HHS Says Life Begins at Conception in Draft of 2018-2022 Strategic Plan


Health Insurers in Pennsylvania Request Average Premium Rate Hikes of 31%




Nine-month-old boy undergoing chemotherapy for a brain tumor is REJECTED coverage by insurance company because they claim the treatment is 'unnecessary'





Yes, Weinstein Accusers Are Brave -- So Were Jones, Willey and Broaddrick (Where were Hollywood's social justice warriors the last 30 years?)


It was Bob and Harvey Weinstein against the world. Then they turned on each other


Harvard rescinds medal awarded to Harvey Weinstein





Tiberi's departure from Congress shows mounting challenge for Republicans


Reps Push Trump Admin to Bypass U.N. and Help Iraqi Christians, Yazidis Directly


Trump’s former aides caught up in Russia election mess begin to fighting back


Report: Mike Pence’s Brother Files Documents to Begin Congressional Campaign





US: Tillerson calls for India ties to counter China


4 contenders left in fray for India's mega submarine project after Japan, Spain opt out




IMF tells nations to 'repair roof' of global economy




Iran threatens to 'shred' nuclear deal if US withdraws support


The Opportunities And Risks of Trump’s Iran Initiative





Russia's Rosneft to take control of Kurdish oil pipeline amid crisis


Iraq Will Remain United


Kurds face transformation of Iraq's political map as they lose territory to government forces




Miami: Muslim whips, handcuffs and scalds his wife with hot water


Truth emerges about 'staggering' Islamic link to Vikings


Muslim cleric: “Women instigate men to rape and assault them”




Conservatives fear more left-leaning media with AT&T, Time Warner merger


Anti-Trump anchor Cuomo calls viewer a ‘lemming’ in nasty spat


Report: Major Media Networks Favor Gun Control 5 to 1 in Vegas Shooting Coverage




Mexican auto lobby rejects U.S. NAFTA proposal on rules of origin


Vincente Trash-Talker Fox  (Mexico’s anti-Trump troll plays a stunt double for Democrats.)


Teen girl’s suspected killer found dead in Mexico




Losing Its Caliphate, ISIS May Return to Its Guerrilla Roots




Was a Marine’s Rage in an Iraqi Restaurant PTSD, or Hate?


Pentagon Chief Asks Congress Not to Hinder Cyber Defense


Slain soldier ensnared in Trump controversy was highly regarded by his military peers


Marine colonel caught in Florida prostitution sting


Work remains to address water contamination at military bases, report says


Behind the ISIS group that ambushed US forces in Niger


Air National Guard colonel convicted of soliciting sex from child


Baby born aboard USNS Comfort one of few Puerto Ricans treated on ship following hurricane


Fallen Sgt. La David Johnson, caught in Trump call controversy, was 'a family-oriented soldier'


Soldiers like new ‘pinks and greens’ but aren’t happy about growing wardrobe





2017 is second-warmest year on record, NOAA says




China eyes Pakistan port


What’s Really Keeping Pakistan’s Children Out of School?


Pakistan militant leader 'killed by drone' in Afghanistan


Nawaz Sharif, ousted Pakistani prime minister, indicted on corruption charges


Pakistan, Land of the Intolerant




Lawyer who took on tobacco industry turns to opioids fight




Latest Polls


Poll: Vast Majority of Racial Minorities Not Offended by ‘Microaggressions’


Poll: Voters Agree With Trump, Say Major News Orgs ‘Fabricate’ Stories About Him




Putin talks like Russia’s next president but stays silent on whether he’ll run


Michael Flynn and Nicki Minaj tweeted links from this Tennessee GOP account. But it wasn’t real. It was Russian.


Russian Socialite to Challenge Putin in Presidential Race


Russian trolls sought to co-opt American activists


Hayden fears Russian meddling "narrative" is being lost 




Gun Rights Are Women's Rights





Senators push for more online transparency in elections to block Russian influence


This Is An ObamaCare Bailout, Pure And Simple


Deal to Prop Up Obamacare Stalls After Trump’s Mixed Signals


24 hours later, Senate health deal all but completely dead


AG says he hasn't been interviewed in Russia probe


Bernie Sanders’s Senate Campaign Spent Nearly $40K on Private Jets Last Quarter  (US Senator of Vermont Bernard Sanders (I-Socialist)


Senate Republicans are doing their best to prove Steve Bannon right


John McCain reminds us how important—and how tenuous—American leadership is  (US Senator of Arizona John McCain (R)


Sessions and Franken get heated at hearing (US Attorney General Jeff Sessions/ US Senator of Minnesota Al Franken (D)


Alexander-Murray Bill Attempts to Stabilize Market and Lower Premiums


Women’s Convention Backtracks, Says Sanders Not a Headliner for First Night


Heitkamp Slams Wells Fargo Over Scandal Nine Days After Accepting Money From Company’s PAC (US Senator of North Dakota Heidi Heitkamp (D)


In tax debate, Ted Cruz aims to make Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren the face of Democrats


Lewandowski meets with Senate Intel investigators


Watch: Ted Cruz throws 'Curb Your Enthusiasm' zinger at Bernie Sanders


Schumer steers Dems away from gun votes  (Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-New York)


The problem with Obamacare subsidies


Bernie calls GOP tax plan a 'Robin Hood proposal in reverse'


Behind Schumer’s shocking switch on the Iran deal


Roy Moore claims kneeling during the national anthem is illegal


Senate Investigates Russia, Hillary Clinton, Obama, Uranium And Bribes — And It's About Time




Members of Trump's family and campaign retweeted content from Russian 'troll farm' before the election


Veterans organization asks for more help combating ‘imposter’ Facebook page




BOK holds key rate steady at 1.25% in October


S. Korea clamps down on ivory smuggling




Spain Sets Stage to Take Control of Catalonia in Independence Fight


Catalonia: Spain ultimatum looms over independence push





Aaron Hernandez's estate sues NFL helmet manufacturer for his 'horrendous existence' due to the rare form of CTE he suffered before taking his own life after murder conviction 


Kaepernick fires back at Roger Goodell without opening his mouth


NFL’s Goodell says ‘everyone’ should stand for the national anthem


Miami Heat will not hold annual golf tournament at Trump course: report


MLB Scoreboard


NHL Scoreboard


NBA Scoreboard




North Carolina governor signs order forcing businesses to allow men to enter women’s bathrooms


Santa Rosa ignored nature’s warning (California)


Cuomo's collapsing hi-tech upstate dreams (Governor of New York Andrew M Cuomo (D)


North Carolina G.O.P. Is Politicizing Courts, Critics Say 


California wildfires could leave behind toxic mess


Brown’s Few Vetoes: This Is as Good as It Gets (Governor of California Jerry Brown (D)


California Businesses Urge Amazon to Dodge LA


Fire crew shares video of what they faced battling Calif. blaze





Tillerson says military leaders in Myanmar accountable for Rohingya crisis  (US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson)


Tillerson Vows to Stay On Until He’s ‘No Longer Needed’ by Trump


Muslim Ban? Tillerson’s State Department STILL discriminates against Syrian Christian refugees




Dershowitz: SCOTUS Will Uphold Trump's Latest Travel Ban


Elena Kagan: The Supreme Court Adopted Scalia’s Textualist Judicial Reasoning





After Raqqa, the US sees Russia, Assad looming over remaining Syrian battlefield (Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad)


My trip through horror, confusion and contradictions in Syria


U.S.-Led Coalition Says Pockets of ISIS Fighters Remain in Raqqa Despite Reports of Victory



War of the Words: Why Xi Jinping's Big Speech Means Little to Taiwan  (Communist Chines Dictator  Xi Jinping)


This Is What a War Between China and Taiwan Would Look Like




New York City needs to get ready for driverless cars




Next on ISIS: a global rat-hunt





Steve Mnuchin Threatens Stock Market Crash If Tax Reform Doesn’t Pass  (Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin)




Fethullah Gulen, a pious Muslim or a radical Islamist?





FTSE 100 gives up ground; Unilever falls after hurricanes hurt sales


Mother Shares Heartbreaking Photos of Her Stillborn Daughter Who Was Poisoned in the Womb


UK’s Channel 4 “producers painted a white woman brown to experience life as a Muslim”


Woman Kills Her 14-Month-Old Daughter Because She Wanted a Boy Instead


London cops to stop investigating shoplifting and vandalism; arrests for “offensive comments” up 53%


UK government: Manchester jihad massacre not a hate crime


'Being Trans is not an illness' Theresa May says, as she vows to make reforms (British Prime Minister Theresa May)


London police visit mosques to encourage reporting of “perceived hate crimes”


Government Bureaucrats Propose Banning Surgeries for Smokers and Overweight People


Black and Muslim prisoners suffer worse treatment, study finds


Memphis imam Yasir Qadhi called for killing of gays and blasphemers, to speak in London


PM offers more assurances to EU citizens


Universities told they 'must commit to free speech' under new plans


One in four 'trapped in low paid jobs'


Brexit chaos as UK Government shelves key bill over fear of vote humiliation


Hundreds of families block organ donation


Brexit EU leaders aim to let Theresa May down gently over trade talks


UK banks 'linked to money laundering'


'Top Gun' pilot who took on Taliban while flying upside down still waiting to bring American wife home


Self-harm rising among teenage girls


Brexit Jeremy Corbyn to meet top EU negotiator Michel Barnier


Explosion leaves man with serious burns


Ryanair sends emails to former pilots 'begging' them to come back


Child's injuries 'must be investigated'


'I'm frightened' Young Syrian reunited with family in UK faces deportation to Bulgaria


Girls and boys separated in English class




Nikki Haley urges U.N. to adopt Trump's approach to Iran  (US United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley)




After Ikea Dresser Recall, Another Toddler Reportedly Died In Tip-Over




Daily Presidential Tracking Poll


Without Saying 'Trump,' Bush and Obama Deliver Implicit Rebukes


Exclusive: Grieving aunt of slain US Special Forces hero who was killed in Niger ambush slams President Trump's 'heartless and disgusting' remarks to his widow


White House wavers on sending Trump to demilitarized zone along North Korean border


The Memo: Gold Star controversy consumes White House


The enablers of Trump’s dangerous presidency


Trump's 'I alone' approach jeopardizes U.S. security and prosperity


Bush ethics chief: Trump has ‘no understanding of human emotions’


Who's to blame if the ACA blows up? Trump, of course


The White House says free trade causes wife-beating. Why stop there?


Mother of Slain Soldier Says Trump Was Disrespectful


Trump trivializes the deaths of four soldiers


Hours after trashing Democrats on taxes, Trump tells them he wants their help on cuts


A Delicate Task for Any President Turns Clumsy for Trump


Betsy McCaughey: Free From ObamaCare, At Last!


Trump backs off from bipartisan Obamacare deal


Trump appears to back further away from bipartisan health-care push


Sanders slams Dem rep's criticism of Trump call to Army widow (White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders)


Trump didn't know fallen soldier's name, kept calling him 'your guy': Congresswoman


Trump gives $25K to father of fallen soldier



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