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Monday, October 15, 2018






In Today’s Issue: 




The Supreme Court Recently Sided With Pro-Life Pregnancy Centers. The Ripple Effect Has Begun.


“Gosnell” Movie Profiling Serial-Killer Abortionist Breaks Top 10 Nationally Despite Media Blackout


The new movie everyone's talking about (except the media)


Protestor Holds “Vote Republican, Stop Abortion” Sign During NFL Football Game


Code Name Jane: The Women Behind a Covert Abortion Network


Pro-Abortion Witches Plan a Public “Hex Ritual” to Curse Justice Brett Kavanaugh


Trio of Republican women lead campaign for anti-abortion amendment(Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh)


Supreme Court May Decide Whether States Can Ban Abortions on Babies with Down Syndrome


Bob Casey Exploits His Pro-Life Opponent’s Grandson, Who Has Cancer, for Shameful Political Gain


Activist Uses Bible to Justify Promoting Abortions: It’s “Acting on the Golden Rule”


Three Lies Pro-Abortion Politicians Tell You


All charges against pro-lifers dropped in 30 seconds


This “Abortion Doula” Has “Helped” Women Kill Over 2,000 Unborn Babies(United Kingdom)


Baby’s Birth Two Days Before the Legal Abortion Limit Should Change The Abortion Debate (United Kingdom)


United Nations Human Rights Council Promotes Abortions Instead of Helping Pregnant Women




India, China Launch Joint Training for Afghanistan, Plan More Projects


The deadly front line of Afghanistan's media




Fear Grips Churches in Northeastern Kenya as Muslim Extremists Kill Two Christian Teachers


Death Toll Reaches 60 in Nigerian Oil Pipeline Fire


Kanye West meets Uganda’s president, gifts pair of sneakers


Idaho wildlife official under fire for Africa hunting trip




A looming sense of foreboding in America


Who speaks for the Jews, and why do we let them?




ACLU Attacks Border Wall and Kate’s Law




How the Trump Administration Can Cope with Obama's Arab Spring




Family Doctors’ Lobby Lifts Opposition to Assisted Suicide



Australian Market Notably Lower


Australian Dollar awaits RBA Minutes


 Australian PM to announce he is 'open' to moving embassy to Jerusalem (AVIPP COMMENTARY: God will bless Australia if the prime minister does this!)




Sears files for Chapter 11 amid plunging sales


Sears Filing for Bankruptcy Protection Monday Morning




TSX Little Changed, as Rising Cannabis Stocks Slightly Outweighed by Energy & Financial Shares


Air Canada employees feared reprisal for reporting safety concerns, Transport Canada found


Doctor handed out trans hormones to teens on first visit, found guilty of misconduct


Illegal border screenings 'incomplete security portrait': RCMP doc


McGill research finds significant driving impairment five hours after cannabis use


Canada's climate plan is worse than having no climate plan




Pastor Brunson is free but persecution of Christians continues to rise, unchecked


Pro-BDS Christian Conference to Feature Man Who Blamed Israel for 9/11




China developing new sub-killing satellite


China’s Property Market Feels Fresh Chill, ‘Winter’ is Coming


In full offensive on China, Trump gambles on end-game


China’s Great Leap Backward


Trump Threatens Another Round of China Tariffs




N.Korea Claims 3.7% Economic Growth Last Year


North and South Korea agree railway ceremony next month


North-South Korea diplomacy flourishes, but what about the nukes?




Congress considers punishing Saudis for disappearance of journalist




Court: Police Can't Shoot Unlicensed Dogs With Impunity


Judge ends GPS monitoring for Rick Gates




I screamed ‘What do you want from me?’: Hasidic victim describes Brooklyn attack


WABC scrubs from its report victim’s claim that Muslim who brutally beat him was screaming “Allah”


Brooklyn: Muslim screaming “Allah” brutally beats Jewish man, cops investigating it as “road rage incident”


2 bodies, car found in pond during search for 2 Somali-American teens


4 killed in shooting at child's birthday party in Texas, police say


Believe All Women Crashes Into Wall: Woman Forced To Apologize After She Falsely Accused Nine-Year-Old Of Sexual Assault


Brutal attack in middle of Brooklyn street caught on video




The Most Badly Behaved Border Patrol Agents Are in Texas


Number of Customs and Border Protection employees facing discipline fell in 2017


Trump Says Kidnapping Unauthorized Immigrants' Children Is an Effective Deterrent




Watch: City Workers Demand Los Angeles Mayor ‘Stop Campaigning’ For President, ‘Fix LA’


There’s no middle ground anymore with Democrats


The Dems Lose it Over Kanye


Democrats vs. democrats


Steyer’s ‘Need to Impeach’ Campaign Announces 6 Million Supporters


Where Democratic strategists and donors differ




Oversight Agenda of a Democratic House




US Coast Guard seizes $87M worth of cocaine




Trump: ‘I have no intention’ of shutting down Mueller probe (Justice Department special counsel former FBI Director Robert Mueller)




4.5 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Near Anchorage, Alaska




This stock-market pullback probably has further to go, analysts are saying


Stocks end lower as tech weakness quashes attempt at gains


Wall Street falls, dragged down by tech stocks


Tech Stocks, Dollar Fall as Global Tensions Rise: Markets Wrap


U.S. retail sales increase modestly; consumer spending strong


High-yield bond ETFs fell victim to stock slump


Asian shares resume descent, oil prices up on Saudi tensions


Stock Slump Resumes in Asia; Pound Drops, Oil Up: Markets Wrap


Hedge Funds at the ‘Core’ of Stock Slump May Be Done Offloading


Gold marks highest settlement since late July


This stock-market pullback probably has further to go, analysts are saying


Bank of America's lagging loan growth overshadows profit gains


Bitcoin jumps after credit scare; Fidelity enters crypto sphere




Laura Bush on Civics: We Need to ‘Not Be Embarrassed About Teaching It’


Hard Times at Snowflake U


Some Observations On The State Of The University


Catholic school fires teacher after she handed out famed evangelist’s letter on clergy abuse crisis


Video shows teachers dragging student with autism


Harvard University's high-stakes affirmative action case heads to federal court


Chinese Companies Seek to Buy U.S. Campuses


Video: School Says White People Can't Feel Empathy


To Find the Best Fit, Ignore the Rankings


School database provider sued for giving kids porn


Asking Essential Questions at Ursinus


Harvard’s secretive admissions process will get rare public glimpse as lawsuit goes to trial


Dueling Rallies on Eve of Harvard Trial


Fifth grader completes 50 5Ks in 50 days in honor of grandfather




Rasmussen: Growing Number of Adversaries Working to Undermine Western Elections




Latest Election Polls


The Second Most Important Election


Extreme Danger. Elections Ahead


Voters Reject Clinton’s Call for Incivility


Voters Don't Care Much For Celebrities, Outside Campaign Cash


Dem gov candidate says illegal immigrants will help propel 'blue wave'  (Georgia)


Kavanaugh confirmation battle stokes voter anger on both sides


In Trump country, Republican candidates this year fall flat


John Cox faces an uphill battle running for governor in California, where no Republican has won statewide office since 2006.


My Latest Memo On The 2018 Election




Bloomberg may finally run for president


Silly Season for the Democrats


Elizabeth Warren builds expansive Democratic campaign effort ahead of likely 2020 bid




Oil settles with a modest gain as traders weigh U.S.-Saudi tensions versus demand worries


Energy Prices


Here’s why oil isn’t rallying despite U.S.-Saudi tensions over missing journalist




Sidelined health official says EPA inaction means "kids are disposable"




Switzerland Officially Votes To Jail People Who Criticize The LGBT


Viking longship discovery thrills archaeologists(Norway)




European stocks book a slight gain as traders watch Brexit talks


Disney offers EU antitrust concessions over $71.3 billion Fox deal


Sweden cancels traditional Christmas concert and increases promotions for Islamic events


Polish Pastor Exposes Commies in High Places




How NOT to teach kids to overcome disappointment




Andrew McCabe Was Accused Of Leaking To The Media About Michael Flynn  (Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe)





Trump’s First Annual Budget Deficit Rises to a Six-Year High

Disasters become big chunk of U.S. deficit




France: Four Jewish teenagers beaten because one was wearing a Star of David


Latest: Flash flooding in south-western France leaves 10 dead


In Pictures: Deadly floods hit Carcassonne area of south-western France


Video: Drone cameras capture extent of flooding around Carcassonne


Paris: Muslim screaming “Allahu akbar” stabs man in the neck, victim is fighting for his life




Germany: Muslim migrant takes woman hostage, says he is member of the Islamic State, cops say his motive is unclear


Berlin to expel 9/11 accomplice to Morocco: reports


Hostage situation plays out at major German train station


Update: Police report end to hostage situation at Cologne's Hauptbahnhof


German prosecutors raid Opel over diesel allegations


Merkel vows to 'win back trust' after Bavaria poll debacle  (German Chancellor Angela Merkel)




The great American health care panic


Doctors dismissed her, but she turned out to be right after years of needless suffering


Child from Florida becomes first death of the flu season




Robert De Niro says he's 'offended' by behavior of Trump, 'Republicans in general'  (AVIPP COMMENTARY: Americans are offended by the crude and vulgar De Niro.)  





Lawmaker Exposes Islamist and Marxist “Counter-States” in U.S.


Democrats poised for historic, post-midterm push to oust Trump if House retaken


'We Are Hunting You:' Republican candidate says she received threatening letter 


House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy’s family benefited from U.S. program for minorities based on disputed ancestry


Clinton Crony Mounts a Charge for Congress


Vulnerable Republicans throw ‘Hail Mary’ on pre-existing conditions


Middleman pleads Fifth as Republicans close in on Clinton-Justice Russia collusion conspiracy




Trump Gets Helicopter View of Hurricane-Hit Florida Panhandle


Florida Family Spells out ‘H-E-L-P’ With Logs After Hurricane Michael


Trump, First Lady Tour Hurricane-Ravaged Florida Panhandle


Hurricane Michael: Baptists putting pieces together


Family trapped by Hurricane Michael rescued after desperate survival bid


Crews search Hurricane Michael's ruins for 30 people


‘Misery abounds’: In this Georgia city, Michael’s blows are yet another crippling attack from Mother Nature


Thousands in Florida’s hardest-hit counties still without power, communications


Among the Ruins of Mexico Beach Stands One House, Built ‘for the Big One’


Thousands in Florida may not get their electricity back for weeks, officials said.


In areas hit by the hurricane, lines for necessities are growing longer.




G.O.P. Finds an Unexpectedly Potent Line of Attack: Immigration




Animal activists want India to stop hunt for man-eating Tiger


India pleads with farmers to help cut pollution


India is trying to prevent apocalyptic air pollution. Step 1: Stop farmers from burning their fields.




Top 3% of U.S. Taxpayers Paid Majority of Income Taxes in 2016




US is loser by abandoning Iran nuclear deal: Rouhani  (Iranian President Hassan Rouhani)


Who is fighting Iran's expansion? and ISIS?'




Islamic State Fighters Are Back, and This Time They’re Taking Up Arms With Shiite Militias




Islam and the Rebirth of the Ku Klux Klan




Democrats push back after NY Times says party is drifting on Israel


Security Cabinet to Meet: 5,000 Rioters Resume Daily Violence at Gaza Border


Palestinian man pleads for justice after wife killed in highway stoning


'Government's message is it pays to kill Jews'


Study finds more Israelis identify with Conservative, Reform Judaism


Netanyahu Opens Knesset Winter Session: ‘Peace is Our Soul’s Desire’  (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)


Liberman: Bringing quiet to Gaza border will come at a high cost(Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman)


7 injured, 4 detained, including Israelis, at Khan al-Ahmar


New Jerusalem high-speed train stalls in tunnel, as rail woes persist


Dozens injured during protest against closure of Nablus school


Thorny legislation foreshadows early elections as Knesset winter session begins


Touch the dead "Martyr" and brag to your friends


Supreme Court justice escapes assault in West Bank (Judea and Samaria)


Palestinian shot dead after alleged stabbing attack near Salfit


Israel arrests Palestinian suspected of shooting officer during home demolition


Bloomberg may finally run for president


Cyber-Security: Facebook removes fake Israeli accounts before elections


Hamas: Israel’s ‘empty threats’ don’t scare Palestinians


Muslim with knife arrested at checkpoint in Judea and Samaria, says “I came to kill Jews”


EU throws support behind beleaguered UN Mideast peace envoy


Cyber-Security: Facebook removes fake Israeli accounts before elections


An Israeli wedding between an Arab and a Jew


Israeli aircraft said to destroy spying device in southern Lebanon


Israeli High Court freezes deportation of American student


Hamas Turns Israeli Border Into ‘24/7’ War Zone in New Bid to Kidnap Israeli Soldiers


Army issues demolition order for home of Palestinian terror suspect


Following Netanya murders, groups call on authorities to protect


Palestinian Sharia Judge Admits: Jihad Against Israel Is All About Islam




Trump, perennial problems, nudge Japan away from China




Lebanon rejects Syrian conditions on its trucks' transit through Nassib border crossing




Left Horrified as Trump Calls Robert E. Lee a 'Great General'




Marijuana is emerging in California’s wine country, offering promise and concern




CNN claims Saudi government to admit journalist killed in ‘interrogation gone wrong’


New York Times: Trump Impeachment Is on the Ballot


NBC News Tweets Misleading Video of Alec Baldwin Encouraging Gov’t ‘Overthrow’


The Long Road to the 2020 Democratic Convention


Former CNN Bureau Chief: The Elite Media's Reporting Standards On Kavanaugh Were Straight Trash


NBC News issues correction on Grant-Lee coverage after Trump balks




Trump Is Right About Medicare-for-All


Medicare Advantage Rates Are Falling — Let’s Help Keep Them Down




Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies at 65




King Salman receives call from US president, Trump sending Pompeo to Saudi Arabia (US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo)


Oil, Debt and Iran: Weapons in Any U.S.-Saudi Fight Over Khashoggi


Jamal Khashoggi: The Media Fights for a Muslim Brotherhood Pal of Osama Bin Laden


Saudi Arabia is world’s energy ‘shock absorber’ says minister Al-Falih


JP Morgan and Ford cancel plans for Saudi investor event


One dead as storm slams Oman and Yemen


Saudi Arabia and U.S. Clash Over Khashoggi Case


Saudi energy minister compares electric vehicle ‘hype’ to peak oil misconceptions


Saudis to acknowledge Khashoggi death result of interrogation


Oil priced $400 in yuan, Russian military base – Saudi insider says kingdom mulls 30 anti-US moves


Saudi Oil Threat in Khashoggi Disappearance Seen as a Bluff


Al-Arabiya Director Turki Al-Dakhil: Sanctions On Saudi Arabia Will Trigger Saudi Economic Boycott On U.S., Rapprochement With Russia, China, Iran


Saudi ‘Davos’ under threat as more business leaders quit


Saudi Columnist: Ahwaz Shooting Was 'Brave' And 'Legitimate' Act Of 'Resistance,' Was Hopefully The First Of Many


Saudis said ready to concede writer was slain in botched interrogation





US Defense Secretary Mattis Trip to Vietnam Aimed at Countering China’s Influence


Who Will Replace Mattis?


Pentagon scrambles to bolster war readiness with aging aircraft fleet


Northern Command Air Operations Center moves to Virginia in wake of Hurricane Michael


Widower takes on ban on military injury claims to Supreme Court




Minimum Wage, Maximum Waste(San Francisco’s mandated $15-an-hour law is exacerbating homelessness.)


$15 an hour: A higher wage, but hardly a living




Pakistani defenders of Prophet Muhammad call for jihad against Dutch over cartoon contest


What Pakistan’s new government means for science




San Francisco Wants To Solve Its Poop Problem With A 'Homelessness Tax'




President of Jewish Community in Tatarstan, Russia Targeted in Mail Bomb Attack


Jewish Community Leader Survives Bomb Attack in Russia's Tatarstan


Russian Faces 10 Years in Prison for LSD Mail Order From Britain


Former Kremlin Official Charged With Luxury Watches Fraud, Media Reports


Russian Orthodox Church Breaks With Constantinople in Row Over Ukraine


Russian Soldier Charged With Recruiting Nazi Sympathizers, Media Reports




Bogus 'Study': You're More Likely to Be Shot By a Cop in Pro-Gun States





Breaking: Hazmat Team Investigating Letter Sent To Sen. Susan Collins' Home


Elizabeth Warren’s DNA Results Disqualify Her from Cherokee Tribes  (US Senator of Massachusetts Elizabeth Warren (D)


Backfire: 2nd Correction Made On Elizabeth Warren DNA Test Story, Warren Gets Mocked


Prominent Native American Activist To Elizabeth Warren: Stop. Just Stop. Please Stop!


Democrats Turn on Elizabeth Warren Over October Surprise DNA Report


Scientist: Warren Could Have 1/64th  to 1/1,024th  Native American Heritage 


Bernie Sanders Refuses to Denounce Violent Rhetoric on the Left, But He Probably Should, Considering...   (US Senator of Vermont Bernie Sanders (I-Socialist)


Obama Campaign Manager Vents Frustration Over Warren’s DNA Test: ‘Why Can’t Dems Ever Stay Focused?’


Two Professors Featured in Warren Campaign Video About Native American Ancestry Are Donors


Despite Raising $38.1M, “Beto” Still Trails Cruz by Nine Points  (Democrat Senate candidate for Texas Beto O’Rourke/ US Senator of Texas Ted Cruz (R)


Cruz plays the inside game to beat O'Rourke


GOP senator accused of snatching phone from student recording him


Warren touts DNA test showing Native American blood in family heritage  (US Senator of Massachusetts Elizabeth Warren (D)


Trump says 'who cares' after Warren takes DNA test, denies $1 million offer  (AVIPP COMMENTARY: Moses is more American Indian than Warren!)


Grassley to Google: Explain your privacy 'glitch'  (US Senator of Iowa Charles Grassley (R)


Feinstein on track to win re-election bid in California




Moon to Macron: 'North Korea offers to dismantle all nuclear weapons'   (President Moon Jae-in/French President Emmanuel Macron)


Korean gov't ministers discuss implementing peace agreements from last month's summit


98% of visitors to Korea intend to return, survey shows


Koreas agree to start railway, road work by Dec.


Rare public discord between US, S. Korea raises concern about rift


Cheong Wa Dae 'Delayed Interceptor Missile Tests'


Defense Ministry claims delay in missile test not politically motivated  




Scott Walker Participates in Nearly Twice as Many Public Events as Dem Challenger  (Governor of Wisconsin Scott Walker (R)


The Right Lessons  (Former Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper)


Nevada Policy Group Proposes Changes to State Law to Improve Workers’ Rights


Study: Michigan Roads Not as Bad as Politicians Say, But User Fees Key to Making Repairs


Missing boy may be hiking Appalachian Trail


West Virginia voters to choose Supreme Court justices after impeachments


Democrats Target Scott Walker, but Wisconsin’s Economy Is a Hurdle (Governor of Wisconsin Scott Walker (R)




Clinton and 5 ‘Researchers’ had Clearances Revoked, State Department Continues Email Investigation




Isolation-wary, Chinese-speaking Taiwan moves to make English an official language


Here Comes Taiwan's Submarines




Millions of Californians’ jobs could be affected by automation — a scenario the next governor has to address




'The View' Destroys Hillary Clinton Over Defense Of Bill Clinton's Sexual Misconduct Accusations




Antifa Burns American Flag in Portland Brawl; Someone Saves It From Flames


What's Wrong with Portland?




American Pastor Detained in Turkey Freed at Last


Free at Last: Andrew Brunson Released by Turkish Strongman Erdogan


Turkey and Saudi Arabia to Conduct 'Inspection' of Consulate Where Journalist Went Missing





DUP Brexit Spokesman Says No Deal ‘Probably Inevitable’


UK Mother Makes Business Peddling Sex Dolls Custom-Designed In The Likeness Of Her Customers’ Dead Spouses


How Meghan hid her baby bump from the press for weeks


The Democratic Unionist Party Isn’t Bluffing on Brexit. It’s Being ‘Thran.’


UK: Plane passengers halt deportation of Muslim who turns out to be convicted gang rapist


Brexit Talks Put on Hold as Stalemate Deepens  




43% Say U.S. Heading in Right Direction




The Fall of the Gay Mafia’s Don




Daily Presidential Tracking Poll


Trump suggests 'rogue killers' involved in Saudi journalist's disappearance


Voters Reject Clinton’s Call for Incivility


Trump, first lady tour hurricane-ravaged Florida, Georgia — live updates


Freed pastor prays over Trump, asks God to ‘protect him from slander from enemies’


White House Fellows program becomes military-heavy under Trump


6 Big Moments in Trump-Stahl Rumble on ‘60 Minutes’


Trump: I Will Only Pay on Elizabeth Warren Bet ‘If I Can Test Her Personally’…


Trump: Warren Should Apologize To US For Native American Claims


Trump distrusts some White House staff, calls Mattis ‘sort of a Democrat’


Trump says he ‘didn’t really make fun’ of Ford at rally


In Khashoggi crisis, Kushner faces a reckoning for Trump’s bet on the Saudi heir


Putin is ‘probably’ involved in assassinations, but ‘it’s not in our country,’ Trump says


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