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Wednesday, November 1, 2017

 

CELEBRATING 241 YEARS OF LIBERTY AND FREEDOM  

 

 

 

In Today’s Issue:  

 

ABORTION

 

Congressman’s Powerful Testimony: “It’s Pains My Soul to Think of the Countless Babies Killed in Abortions”

 

George Soros gave millions to these feminist groups to promote abortion around the globe

 

Niece of Dr. Martin Luther King Slams Abortion, Calls Killing Unborn Children “Womb Lynching”

 

Planned Parenthood is Claiming It's 'Statistically Safer' To Have An Abortion

 

Trump Admin Frees Christian Groups From Obamacare Mandate Forcing Them to Fund Abortion Drugs

 

How abortion changed the culture wars on same-sex marriage and religious freedom

 

Abortion Activists Sue to Stop Pregnancy Centers From Performing Ultrasounds of Unborn Babies

 

Judge orders halt to state scheme promoting abortion

 

Special Olympics Athlete Slams Eugenic Abortion: “I Am a Man With Down Syndrome and My Life is Worth Living”

 

Bill to ban Down-syndrome abortions set for Ohio House vote Wednesday

 

Pro-Life Kentucky Governor Forced to Pay Planned Parenthood’s Legal Fees to Overturn Law It Was Caught Breaking

 

Congress to hold hearing today on banning abortions of babies with beating hearts

 

Key events in Pensacola's abortion battle

 

Undocumented Jane Doe’s Abortion Is Bellwether to a Much Larger Battle

 

Judge voids CA 'pregnancy center' abortion notification law

 

This Is What It’s Like On The Front Lines Of Nicaragua’s Abortion Crisis

 

AFGHANISTAN

 

The Fence Driving a Wedge Between Pakistan and Afghanistan

 

 

AFRICA 

 

Suspected militant arrested after knife attack near Tunis Parliament

 

Let’s restore death penalty, says Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe

 

Africa is not immune from secessionist sentiment

 

‘Outright Act of Terror’ – White South Africans Protest Farm Murders, 74 Killed in 2017 So Far

 

Kenya Deputy leader takes hard line over disputed election win

 

Africa braced for epidemic of deadly airborne PLAGUE after it infects 1,300 people in Madagascar and map reveals the nine countries officials fear it will spread to next 

 

ASIA

 

Uzbekistan to help USA investigate Manhattan terror attack

 

Uzbekistan Has Become an Increasingly Important Source of Recruits for ISIS

 

US Should Deploy Tactical Nuclear Weapons to Asia, Says Expert

 
AUSTRALIA

 

ASX rally rings in first day of November

 

The Australian dollar ended October with a whimper

 

Unexplained bustling octopus community discovered off Australia

 

Climate change Pacific Islanders call for Australia not to fund Adani coalmine

 

Three men charged with raping and killing Airbnb guest

 

 

AUTO INDUSTRY

 

Most Automakers Report October US Sales Gains

 

 

BIG GOVERNMENT

 

A five-year-old girl was told to pay up for her lemonade stand. Now the city is apologizing.

 

CANADA

 

TSX closes at record high, U.S. markets mixed after Fed holds interest rate

 

Canadian government to raise annual immigration intake by 13% by 2020

 

OECD head slams Trudeau for being all talk on climate change (Canadian Prime Minister Prime Minister Justin Trudeau)

 

I'm a student at McGill. Our problems with anti-Semitism are far from over

 

Ryerson’s student centre is dangerous for students with disabilities, advocate says

 

Girl suspended for sex-education homework answers

 

 Islamic school finds common ground with teachers’ union

 

UBC journal retraction raises controversial question: Can an activist be a scientist?

 

 

CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY (CIA) 

 

CIA releases Bin Laden’s private files captured in Abbottabad raid

 

COMMUNIST CHINA 

 

China Stops Short on Pledges to Share Technology in a Disputed Sea

 

China Blinks on South Korea, Making Nice After a Year of Hostilities

 

COMMUNIST NORTH KOREA

 

High-Profile N.Korean Defector Visits U.S.

 

North Korean Defector Says a U.S. Strike Would Trigger Automatic Retaliation

 

US quietly pursuing diplomacy with North Korea, report says

 

The North Korean Threat: War, Deterrence and Diplomacy

 

 

CONGRESS

 

From A Cookie Business To Congress: Cut Taxes

 

CONGRESSIONAL BUDGET OFFICE (CBO)

 

US arsenal to cost $1.2tn over next 30 years, independent CBO report finds

 

 

CONGRESSIONAL RESEARCH SERVICE  (CRS)

 

U.S. Congress Identifies Military Options Against N.Korea

 

 

COPORATE AMERICA

 

Under Armour’s terrible year just got worse

 

 

COURTS

 

Court document shows Manafort wealth, ties to Russian oligarchs

 

Michigan official charged in deadly Flint water crisis heads back to court

 

Texas: Lawsuit seeks release of disabled immigrant, 10, held after hospital

 

CRIME IN AMERICA

 

Teacher, 36, at Christian school arrested for 'chest rubbing,' kissing and 'sexy talk' with teen boy student

 

Police arrest man sought in deaths in Utah, Colorado

 

School barricade suspect dies after being shot by police

 

Apparent murder-suicide attempt near NYC school leaves 2 injured

 

Fight over Bible verse on forgiveness leaves student dead

 

California school evacuated after parent barricades himself in classroom with teacher: Police

 

In a city ravaged by heroin, a needle exchange stalls  (Advocates say the shuttering of a needle exchange in New Jersey has left many in a city notorious for heroin without an important resource.)

 

Texas mom, 44, had sex with daughter’s teen boyfriend, police say

 

Assaults go up when daylight saving time ends, study finds

 

21 frat bros charged with repulsive hazing of pledges 

 

 

DEATH-PENALTY

 

Doctor approves of ill inmate sitting up during execution

 

 

DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL COMMITTEE (DNC)

 

DNC job openings not for ‘cisgender’ males already in ‘majority’

 

 

DEMOCRATS (MARXISTS)

 

Right Truck, Wrong Driver (A political ad reveals Democrats’ willful inversion of reality on terrorism.)

 

Politico Hides Fusion GPS Employment Of Key Source

 

Democrats Send the Country Further Down a Path of Division in Virginia

 

Ralph Northam’s Legacy of Hate (Democrat candidate for Governor of Virginia Ralph Northam)

 

Obama’s next act? Chicago summit hints at how his post-presidency will take shape.

 

Obama jokes he was 'born in Kenya'

 

 

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

 

Sam Clovis faces renewed opposition to his USDA nomination over ties to cooperator in Russia probe

 

 

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

 

The education of Betsy DeVos  (Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos)

 

 

DEPARTMENT HOMELAND SECURITY

 

DHS: New York Terror Attacker Was Admitted on Diversity Visa

 

 

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

 

Prosecutors believe Manafort may flee US because of wealth, foreign connections

 

Manafort Charges Predate His Work for Trump Campaign, Show No Trump-Russia Collusion

 

Manafort Is Not Guilty

 

What's next in the Mueller investigation  (Justice Department special counsel former FBI Director Robert Mueller)

 

Mueller’s Thin Gruel

 

Ex-Trump staffer at center of Mueller probe sat next to Sessions at campaign dinner: report (US Attorney General Jeff Sessions)

 

That Crazy Talk About Robert Mueller

 

Manafort traveled to several countries with phone registered under fake name: report

 

Partisan passions push presumption of innocence out the window

 

Firing Mueller becoming more difficult for Trump

 

Mueller got Manafort’s attorney to speak against him once. He may try the tactic again.

 

Despite what you may have read on Trump's Twitter feed, Manafort's indictment is a big deal

 

A lot of noisy ado about nothing much yet

 

Collusion is not a crime by itself. Here are the charges Mueller could be exploring.

 

Mueller’s investigation shows aggressive approach

 

Manafort, Gates, Papadopolous. Who’s next?

 

Hope Hicks to be interviewed by Mueller's team: report

 

Trump's former adviser Page says he has 'zero fears' about Mueller's probe

 

ECONOMY

 

Dow, S&P 500 end near records as Fed view of economy turns rosier

 

U.S. private job growth hits 7-month high as storm effect fades -ADP

 

U.S. Stocks Rise With Dollar on Fed Economy Views: Markets Wrap

 

Wall St. edges higher after Fed holds steady on rates

 

U.S. factory activity index eases off 13-1/2-year high

 

Amazon set to open new hub in Georgia, will add 500 jobs

 

Gold settles higher, then pares in electronic trade after Fed statement

 

Asia shares extend gains on economic optimism, oil firm

 

Asia Stocks Rise as U.S. Consumer Confidence Grows: Markets Wrap

 

Dollar holds modest gain as Fed signals December rate hike remains on track

 

EDUCATION

 

Free Speech Clashing With CA Legislature and Govt. Colleges

 

Jerry Falwell Jr.’s  Parable of Talents

 

Student Activist Criticizes Group for ‘Perpetuating Arab Supremacy’   (An attendee at a “Palestinian” student organization’s national conference last weekend has criticized the group for “perpetuating Arab Supremacy.”)

 

Hacked From the Inside (Cheap devices, known as keyloggers, are being used by students to steal professors’ passwords on campus and to change grades.)

 

2 Texas students who sat during Pledge of Allegiance say they were harassed, disciplined

 

When Professors Cross Lines

 

Seven arrested in protests as Milo Yiannopoulos speaks at Cal State Fullerton

 

Free Community College Picks Up Steam

 

Protesters gather for latest Milo Yiannopoulos campus speech

 

Green Light for Competency-Based Teacher Ed

 

Student smears body fluids on roommate’s backpack

 

EGYPT

 

Egypt: Christians pelted with rocks, four churches closed as government treats prayer “as a crime”

 

 

ELECTION 2016

 

 Papadopoulos Claimed Trump Campaign Approved Russia Meeting

 

For ‘low level volunteer,’ Papadopoulos sought a high profile as Trump adviser

 

Both Campaigns Sought Russian Dirt. Clinton's Way Was Legal.

 

 

ELECTION 2017

 

Do NYC voters care about corruption? We're about to find out

 

 

ELECTION 2018

 

The midterms are Democrats’ to lose. And boy, are they trying.

 

ENERGY

 

U.S. oil prices fall, mark failed attempt to settle at a more than 2-year high

 

Energy Prices

 

Renewable Fuel Standard Follies

 

 

ENVIRONMENT

 

Saving Coral Reefs vs. Helping Hawaii’s Fishing Industry

 

 

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY (EPA)

 

Members of Scientific Boards Received $77 Million From EPA While Advising Agency

 

Exxon and EPA agree to a major pollution settlement

 

 

EUROPE

 

Ukraine willing to 'provide the information we have' on Trump campaign aide, says Ukraine PM

 

Iceland’s Biggest Volcano On Verge of Eruption, Risking European Flight Crisis

 

 

EUROPEAN UNION

 

European stocks close at 2-year high as miners, car makers bring cheer

 

Hungary uses intelligence agencies to combat Soros schemes

 

Sweden: School principal tells girls to cover up, blames them for being sexually abused by Muslim migrants

 

Beer bikes Amsterdam calls time on drunken, urinating processions

 

 

FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION (FBI) 

 

Kim Sengupta: Forget Manafort – these are the men working with FBI who Trump should be afraid of

 

FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY (FEMA)

 

FEMA: $0 spent on Whitefish contract

 

FEDERAL RESERVE

 

Powell to Be Trump's Nominee for Fed Chair Replacing Yellen, WSJ Says  (Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen)

 

Fed keeps rates unchanged, remains on road to December rate hike

 

FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION (FDA)

 

Don’t overdose on black licorice, FDA warns

 

FOREIGN POLICY

 

Foreign Policy Advisers, Added to Fix Problem, Now Pose One

 

FRANCE

 

Killers of French journalists in Mali 'in Algeria': campaign group

 

France Trolls force shutdown of anti-harassment hotline  

 

GERMANY

 

Is Cologne becoming a more dangerous place to live?

 

Women earn less, are more likely to face sexism at German startups: study

 

GLOBAL WARMING

 

On Climate Change, It's Trump vs Markets

 

GOP

 

Latino group pulls anti-Gillespie ad showing truck attack after New York terror incident (GOP candidate for Governor of Virginia Ed Gillespie)

 

 

GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTABILITY OFFICE (GAO)

 

Flashback--GAO: Diversity Visa Program Is 'Open Door' for Terrorists

 

HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

 

7 things to know about Trump's first Obamacare open enrollment

 

ObamaCare's Perverse Economics: Massive Rate Hikes = Lower Premiums For Millions

 

 

HEALTH CARE

 

The Ugly Consequences of Single-Payer Health Care

 

Utah nurse gets $500,000 in blood arrest row

 

A better strategy for handling chronic pain doesn't rely on opioids

 

Betsy McCaughey: Blaming MDs For Opioid Crisis Is Malarkey

 

HOLLYWOOD

 

Six women accuse filmmaker Brett Ratner of sexual harassment or misconduct

 

Kevin Spacey Mum on Whether Charity Work With Young Artists Will Continue

 

Shock: Dustin Hoffman Accused Of Sexually Harassing Teen Assistant

 

Second man accuses Kevin Spacey of sexually harassing him 

 

 

HOLOCAUST

 

Dutch Red Cross apologizes for failing Jews in WWII

 

Hundreds of Nazi-looted artworks go on display in twin exhibitions

 

 

HOMOSEXUALITY

 

Will Spacey scandal expose 'gay' male obsession with young teens?

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

House GOP struggles to unite on tax bill

 

New Bill Seeks to Heavily Regulate Bump-Fire Stocks, Other Devices

 

House Republicans to meet with Trump on Thursday: aide

 

NYC attack fits profile for terror group, House Homeland Security chair says

 

House Tax Writers Are Planning to Keep Top Individual Rate at 39.6%

 

Five House Members Request GAO Probe of State’s Handling of Sonic Attacks in Cuba

 

House GOP to miss self-imposed deadline on tax bill

 

Democrats: Cancelling FEMA hearing 'inexcusable' 

 

Anti-Trump Protestors Heckle Pastor at Rep’s Town Hall

 

Former Obamacare Co-op’s 2018 GOP Rep Hensarling Announces He Will Not Seek Another Term in 2018

 

Democratic Rep Suggests Georgia Election Was ‘Stolen’ From Ossoff

 

 

INDIA

 

US, India seek to pierce China terror shield

 

Can India’s New Representative in Kashmir Defuse Tensions?

 

UN: 66% decline in India's U-5 mortality rate

 

 

INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICES (IRS)

 

Stephen Moore: The Five Biggest Reasons to Hate the Tax Code

 

INTERNET 

 

Helping the internet escape the economics-free zone

 

IRAN

 

Iranian leader urges all Muslims to fight Israel

 

IRAQ

 

Historic moment as ‘Kurdish Mandela’ Barzani stands aside

 

How the Kurds lost Iraq: 'They had tanks and planes, we had no chance'

 

ISLAM

 

Reform Islam or Live the 'New Normal' Forever

 

Woke New Yorkers Can’t Decide Whether New York City Is Islamophobic or Not

 

ISRAEL

 

Israeli-“Palestinian” Arab Conflict Briefing     (Wednesday, November 1, 2017)

 

Several tunnel terrorists still missing, may be in Israel

 

Lebanese media: Israel bombed weapons depot in Syria

 

Report: IAF attacks in Syria, Syria retaliates (Israeli Air Force)

 

Police: Israeli Arabs Involved in 57% of Murders, 45% of Armed Robbery Cases

 

Hamas leader talks ‘resistance’ with Hezbollah chief in Beirut

 

PM: Arab refusal to accept Israel is the real 'tragedy'  (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)

 

Netanyahu heads to London to celebrate Balfour and talk Iran

 

Netanyahu urges ‘national reconciliation’ after ‘challenge’ by Rabin’s son

 

Balfour Declaration: A century old and as disputed as ever

 

Fearing reprisals after tunnel blast, Israel halts work on underground barrier

 

Israel’s first liberal arts college gets $16 million boost from Tikvah Fund

 

Just What Were The Jews Doing in Then-Palestine Before The Balfour Declaration?

 

Hamas hands over all Gaza border crossings to the PA

 

Israeli forces suppress protests marking Balfour Declaration centenary

 

Qatar: IDF bombing of Gaza attack tunnel violates Palestinian rights (Israel Defense Forces)

 

PA officially takes control of Gaza borders from Hamas

 

Breaking silence, Israel calls for ‘peaceful’ resolution to Catalonia crisis

 

Israeli forces detain Palestinian journalist, teenage cousins in predawn raids

 

UAE to allow Israeli symbols next year, Israeli judo chief believes

 

Clashes erupt as hundreds of settlers pray at Nablus-area holy site 

 

Israel and Syria exchange fire near Homs, Arab media claims

 

Haredi Parties Demand New Military Draft Law Praise Torah Study, Likud Agrees

 

Ahead of Balfour 100, UK enshrines Churchill’s headstrong case for Israel

 

The Bus Stops Here! Innovative Tech To Transform Public Transport

 

In this year of anniversaries, how much longer must Palestine wait?

 

On first official visit, Illinois governor lauds security cooperation with Israel

 

JAPAN

 

Japanese man arrested after parts of 9 bodies found inside apartment, cops say

 

JORDAN

 

Jordan water crisis worsens as Mideast tensions slow action

                                                                                                                                                  

LIBERALISM

 

Investigative journalist: George Soros thinks he's 'a god'

 

MARIJUANA

 

Marijuana tax expected to rise to as much as 45 PERCENT as its costliness will likely 'keep portions of California's cannabis industry off the grid'

 

MEDIA 

 

NYT Columnist Gets Torched For Pushing Gun Control Talking Points After NYC Terror Attack

 

Sinclair Broadcast CEO: ‘We Do Not Have Any Interest’ in Hiring O’Reilly

 

Media convinced Russia tipped the election to Trump

 

Laura Ingraham’s Fox News Debut Beats Out MSNBC, CNN in Ratings

 

MEDICAID

 

Maine Medicaid expansion vote seen as 'Obamacare' referendum

 

MICROSOFT

 

Microsoft's Top Female Engineer Leaves  

 

MIDDLE EAST

 

Bahrain accuses opposition leaders of spying for Qatar

 

Oil-rich Saudi Arabia plans dramatic shift to nuclear power

 

Saudi Arabia's King Salman, crown prince condemn New York attack

 

 

MILITARY

 

Navy faults US warships in summer Pacific collisions that killed 17 sailors, officials say

 

Russian bombers escorted away from US aircraft carrier

 

Bergdahl produced a ‘gold mine’ of intelligence for the government, experts testify

 

Parris Island drill instructor targeted 3 Muslim recruits for abuse, prosecutor says

 

Fort Drum soldier charged with trying to lure 14-year old into having sex in Texas

 

A top U.S. general just said 4,000 American troops are in Syria. The Pentagon says there are only 500.

 

7th  Fleet in Pacific has its own personnel issues

 

Navy needs to be more analytical, honest about personnel needs, experts say

 

NATIONAL SECURITY AGENCY

 

Keeping surveillance constitutional

 

PAKISTAN

 

US is blaming Pakistan to cover its own failures in Afghanistan: Pakistan's foreign minister

 

Pak-US track-II dialogue starts from Monday

 

 

PATRIOTISM

 

Western Elites Take The Knee  (The sordid history of modern anti-patriotism.)

 

 

PHILIPPINES

 

Is China withholding funds from Duterte?  (President Rodrigo Duterte)

 

POLLS

 

Latest Polls

 

Jews for Jesus poll: 1/5 of Jewish millennials believe Christ was God

 

POSTAL SERVICE

 

Postal Service eyes next-day Sunday delivery for holidays

 

RELIGION IN AMERICA

 

We Went to the Church That Will Remove the Washington and Lee Plaques. Here’s What We Saw.

 

RUSSIA

 

From Terminator to combat systems of the future: Main advantages of Russia’s armor armada

 

In Iran, Putin says dismantling nuclear deal ‘not acceptable’ (Russian President Vladimir V Putin)

 

Russian strategic bombers hammer terrorists’ facilities in Syria

 

Russian ads, now publicly released, show sophistication of influence campaign

 

Russian Teacher Fined $17 for Writing 'Fool' on Student's Forehead

 

Putin confirms readiness to supply gas to Northern Iran via Azerbaijani pipeline

 

Russian Man Murders 3 With Ax After Losing Card Game

 

Moscow Zoo expects to get giant panda from China

 

Putin, exposed, may become more dangerous (Russian President Vladimir V Putin)

 

Opposition candidate: Putin is Russia's 'best hope for liberalisation'

 

SAME-SEX UNIONS

  

Meet the Baptist church in Georgia that opened its doors to same-sex marriage

 

 

SCIENCE

 

Breeding dogs to have muscular dystrophy for medical research sparks outcry

 

SENATE

 

Chuck Schumer Under Fire After NYC Terrorist Attack for Role in ‘Diversity Visa Lottery’  (Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-New York)

 

Report: Opioid Epidemic Strikes Unmarried, Uneducated Worst

 

Grassley pushing for mandatory harassment training  (US Senator of Iowa Charles Grassley (R)

                                                                                                                                                                                

Flake Is Now Sparring With Trump Over NYC Attack  (US Senator of Arizona Jeff Flake (R)

 

Schumer Attacks Trump for ‘Politicizing and Dividing America’ After NYC Terror Attack

 

Lone black GOP senator reacts to John Kelly's Civil War remarks  (US Senator of South Carolina Tim Scott (R)

 

Lindsey Graham: Trump ‘Understands We’re in a Religious War’ (US Senator of South Carolina Lindsey Graham (R)

 

Senator: Report on Navy collisions out by week’s end

 

Sen. Dick Durbin responds to ‘Catholic bigotry’ charge against Trump’s appeals court nominee (US Senator of Illinois Richard Durbin (D)

 

Tales of tainted alcohol at Mexican resorts prompt senators to seek action

 

'Ten Commandments Judge' Roy Moore says he opposes 'religious test' for officeholders

 

Roy Moore tried to fit in with Senate Republicans for a day. It didn’t work.

 

Senate Confirms Amy Coney Barrett, Nominee Previously Attacked for Catholic Views

 

Franken blasts Facebook for not noticing Russian election meddling (US Senator of Minnesota Al Franken (D)

 

Senators predict more charges in Russia probe

 

 

SEXUAL HARASSMENT

 

Top NPR, New York Times executive accused of lewd sexual harassment is placed on leave

 

Three Dartmouth Professors Accused of Sexual Misconduct

 

When Harasser Is a ‘Superstar,’ Bosses Often Look Away

 

SOCIALISM

 

Donald Trump Jr. takes Halloween jab at socialism with daughter's candy

 

SOCIAL MEDIA

 

Russians fomented discord in U.S. over issues more than candidates, social media execs say

 

Black Lives Matter began with a lie

 

SOUTH KOREA 

 

North Korea accused of hacking South's warship documents

 

UNESCO Listing of Documents on Former Sex Slaves Postponed

 

Samsung set on getting smarter with IoT platform ‘SmartThings’

 

Indonesia factor may postpone KF-X project

 

Korea, China Put THAAD Spat Behind Them

 

Moon says no nukes in South Korea (President Moon Jae-in; AVIPP COMMENTARY: This would be a good deterrence against Communist North Korea.)

 

Korea urged to introduce robot tax

 

Korea Has World's 4th Best Business Environment

 

Earthquake fears: South Korea holds nationwide response exercise [Photos]

 

Trump will visit Camp Humphreys, but not DMZ: US official

 

Carbon trading with China 'cautious deal'

 

Exports expand for 12 straight months

 

Can economy grow 3% in 2018?

 

Aging population and policy challenges

 

Korea expanding presence in cloud computing

 

SPAIN

 

Ousted Catalan leader will not return to Spain to testify: lawyer

 

Spanish raids on Catalonia's police spark fears of wider crackdown

 

The crumbling of the global order

 

SPORTS

 

Anthem-kneelers might not be the only reason Roger Goodell is in trouble

 

Companies Beware: Partisan Politics And Branding Don't Mix

 

Gun Groups Slam NFL’s San Francisco 49ers for Half Million Dollar Gun-Control Donation

 

Football players suspended amid sex assault investigation

 

MLB Scoreboard

 

NHL Scoreboard

 

NBA Scoreboard

 

 

STATES

 

Gillespie (R) Targets Northam (D) over Restoration of Rights for Convicted Felons  (Virginia governor race)


Gillespie's Family Left 'Disgusted' By Truck Ad, Campaign Donations 'Triple'

 

Losses from Northern California wildfires top $3 billion; 14,000 homes destroyed or damaged

 

States seek to expand lawsuit against generic drugmakers

 

California, Heart of ‘Resistance,’ Exports Conservative Zeal

 

 

STATE DEPARTMENT

 

State Dept. to Uzbeks: Apply Now for Next Diversity Visa Lottery

 

SYRIA

 

The Damascus International Fair – A Show Of Strength By The Syrian Regime

 

Returning liberated Syrian zones to local security forces

 

TAIWAN

 

Senate reminds Trump of vital Taiwan-US ties

 

Taiwan records 3.11% in GDP growth year-on-year in Q3

 

Military to probe online gambling pool allegations 

 

TECHNOLOGY

 

Why Silicon Valley Loves Mining 

 

TERRORISM

 

Exclusive photo: Terror pickup was fixture on fiend’s street in weeks before attack

 

WaPost calls Levin, others ‘extreme right’ after terror attack

 

New York City Terrorism Attack: My Crazy Response To Stupid

 

ISIS Outlet Calls For Terror Attacks On Halloween Before Manhattan Truck Attack, ISIS Supporters Celebrate Attack After

 

Imam: I Warned De Blasio About NYC Terror; He Was Too Busy Bashing Trump   (Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio(D)

 

Video: Robert Spencer on Ingraham Angle on the NYC truck jihad massacre

 

Details about "hero" cop who took down terror suspect

 

Did jihadist army telegraph Halloween attack in NYC?

 

NBC News: Muslim Americans Again Brace for Backlash After New York Attack

 

NY Terror Suspect Questioned About Motive

 

NYC terror suspect seemed 'proud' of attack, official says

 

More Details On NYC Terror Suspect Emerge: Here's What You Need To Know

 

NYC Terror Suspect and Russian Metro Bomber Both Lived in Troubled Kyrgyz City

 

Walsh: If All You're Worried About After A Terror Attack Is 'Islamophobia,' You're A Gigantic Fool

 

Feds interviewed suspected NYC truck attacker in 2015 about possible terror ties

 

Watch Live: Pathetic MSM Defends Islam Amid Jihad Attack On Manhattan

 

On November 4th  The Antifa Insurgency Against Donald Trump And His Supporters Will Begin

 

Foiled Plot in Miami Is 99th  Terror Plot Against US Since 9/11

 

'Allahu Akbar' – 'Allah Is The Greatest' – A Jihadi Battle Cry

 

MSNBC’s “counterterror expert” Malcolm Nance: NYC jihad massacre is “anti-Islamic”

 

NY governor says truck attack suspect was radicalized in US

 

My life as a hostage of al-Qaeda

 

Vehicular Jihad Comes to Manhattan

 

NYC jihad mass murderer entered US via Diversity Visa Program

 

The Left Has Blood on its Hands in Manhattan

 

Incredible video shows 29-year-old Uzbek national waving a fake gun around in the middle of the highway before being shot by hero NYPD officer who stopped the carnage from being much worse

 

Halloween Massacre

 

In wake of NYC jihad massacre, CNN’s Jake Tapper reminds us that “Allahu akbar” can be “beautiful”

 

Terror suspect in NYC truck attack had pledged allegiance to ISIS

 

NY Governor Cuomo on NYC jihad massacre: No evidence to suggest wider plot, “no ongoing threat”

 

ISIS claim found at NYC attack scene

 

ISIS supporters praise NYC truck attack, joke about low death count

 

Truck Careens Down Bike Path; Driver Is Taken Into Custody

 

Victims of NYC terror attack include a Belgian, students, school staff and Argentinians

 

At least 8 dead after suspect from Uzbekistan crashes truck in NYC; terror attack condemned worldwide

 

Hear it: Cops report ‘mass-casualty’ NYC terror attack

 

New York terror truck driver pledged allegiance to ISIS: Uzbek man, 29, who killed eight and injured 15 with his vehicle while shouting Allahu Akbar near Ground Zero left behind notes and a flag

 

What We Know and Don’t Know About the Attack

 

Terrorists' new weapon of choice: Truck attack in Manhattan is latest example of jihadists turning to vans and HGVs to murder hundreds of people in a matter of months

 

NYC Halloween parade marches on despite attack

 

A Mangled Bus and Bodies Everywhere: ‘It Was Surreal’

 

New Yorkers’ spirit won’t be broken by latest terror attack

 

'I thought it was a Halloween prank': New York truck attack witnesses describe chaos

 

THAILAND

 

Labor pains squeeze fast aging Thailand

 

TRADE

 

US trade board calls for tariffs on solar imports

 

TURKEY

 

Turkey finance minister defends banks at centre of US probe

 

Iran, Turkey and the South Caucasus

 

Saudi crown prince rattles Turkish Islamists

 

 

UNITED KINGDOM (BRITAIN)

 

FTSE 100 finishes in the red, yanked lower by Next, StanChart gloom

 

UK defense minister Fallon resigns in growing harassment scandal

 

UK: Muslim lobby that regularly works with police and government promotes jihad and anti-Semitism 

 

Sex scandal escalates as Labour activist Bex Bailey says she was raped at party event - but told not to report it

 

Full article PM's deputy investigated over 'suggestive' text   (Damian Green says the claims made by a Tory activist are "a complete shock" and "deeply hurtful.")

 

 Westminster staffer says MP sexually assaulted her

 

MSPs call for independent republic of Catalonia to be recognised (Scotland)

 

Brexit: Vote 'has cost each household more than £600 a year'

 

Male infertility treatment ‘insensitive’

 

Birmingham: Teaching assistant wins case after dismissal over 9/11 footage

 

Why Hadrian's Wall is succumbing to foreign invasion after nearly 2,000 years 

 

Harvey Weinstein: UK police ‘told of movie mogul's sexual misconduct in 1990s’

 

Legal bid to reopen IRA blast inquests

 

Real IRA Founder guilty of bomb plan during Prince Charles visit

 

Nicola Sturgeon: ‘Men are the problem’ in sexual harassment cases  (Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon)

 

Acid reflux: Drug 'linked to doubled risk of stomach cancer'

 

Mine openings 'should be fenced off'

 

Tumble dryers: 1m machines posing fire threat still in UK homes

 

Theresa May: UK stands with New York after terror attack kills eight (British Prime Minister Theresa May)

 

Signs of pancreatic cancer often missed

 

Legal threat to NHS plans for cheap treatment to prevent blindness 

 

Nearly 500 attacks on birds of prey

 

Davis concedes Brexit withdrawal agreement with EU will 'probably favo

 

Oxfam Aid charity says it has sacked 22 staff in a year over sexual abuse allegations

 

Royal Navy being eaten away by 'cannibalisation' of ships for spare parts spending, watchdog warns 

 

UNITED NATIONS

 

The UN Continues its Anti-Israel Offensive  (Funds “Palestinian” lawfare campaign against Israel.)

 

VATICAN

 

Pope Francis admits When I pray, sometimes I fall asleep

 

WHITE HOUSE

 

Daily Presidential Tracking Poll

 

Trump blasts ‘diversity visa’ law that let New York City terrorist into US

 

White House signals Trump will stay out of Mueller's way (Justice Department special counsel former FBI Director Robert Mueller)

 

Trump to sign legislation overturning arbitration rule

 

A proposed meeting between Trump and Putin  (Russian President Vladimir V Putin)

 

Donald Trump Vows to ‘Get Much Tougher’ on Immigration Visas After Terrorist Attack in New York

 

Trump 'Can Attack N.Korea Without Congress Approval'

 

White House, House Budget Chief Say Tax Bill Still Coming Nov. 2

 

Trump reacts to NYC attack: ‘NOT IN THE U.S.A.!’

 

Trump resists mounting pressure from Bannon and others to fight Mueller

 

Slavery Thrived on Compromise, John Kelly (White House Chief of Staff John Kelly)

 

Melania Trump responds to New York attack: 'My heart breaks for NYC'

 

Kelly is right about Robert E. Lee

 

Ken Burns Refutes Gen. Kelly: Only Slavery Caused Civil War

 

Russia investigation charges complicate Trump’s Asia trip, ability to sell tax cuts

 

WH: Trump Had 'Only 1 Meeting' With Papadopoulos

 

Trump stiffening extreme vetting of foreigners after New York truck attack

 

Trump campaign gave feds the goods on Papadopoulos, says White House

 

Kelly was brought to the White House to impose order. Now he's stirring controversy

 

Trump pulls another stunt of cynical distraction

 

David Usborne: Sorry Sarah Huckabee Sanders, but there's no minimising this scandal  (White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders)

 

Trump's best Russia defense

 

 

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