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Tuesday, November 13, 2018

 

CELEBRATING 242 YEARS OF LIBERTY AND FREEDOM  

 

 

In Today’s Issue: 

 

ABORTION

 

School Shows Students Graphic Sexual Video From Planned Parenthood Without Parental Consent

 

In bull's-eye: Remaining secrets in baby-body-parts-4-sale scheme

 

New Planned Parenthood President Says Abortion Biz is “All About Saving People’s Lives”

 

New Planned Parenthood CEO: “I Plan to Expand” Abortions. We Have a “More Imperative” to Kill Babies

 

Comedian Lizz Winstead Calls Herself an “Abortion Evangelist,” But Claims She’s “Pro-Life”

 

Planned Parenthood’s New President Appears on CBS and Doesn’t Mention Abortion Once

 

Pelosi pushed Dems to downplay abortion in midterm election strategy: New York Times

 

Abortion Activist Sarah Silverman: Trump Supporters are a Cult, “Cults Don’t Know They’re Cults”

 

Pro-abortion ‘bisexual’ Democrat wins Arizona Senate race, narrowing GOP majority

 

Governor Calls Abortion ‘Black Genocide,’ Defends Hyde-Smith on ‘Hanging’ Tape (Mississippi)

 

WATCH: Horrible Pro-Abortion Ad Shows Beautiful Newborn Baby, Says It’s OK to Abort Her

 

A Texas abortion procedure ban is unnecessary, full of theatrics and harmful to women

 

This pro-abortion ad is the most ghoulish thing you'll see today

 

New Planned Parenthood CEO Leana Wen: Abortion “Has to be a Fundamental Human Right”

 

Federal lawsuit challenging Kentucky abortion law begins Tuesday

 

Liberal Commentator Claims Bible Actually Encourages Abortion: “That’s a Fact”

 

Self-managed Abortion Highlights Need to Decriminalize Abortion Worldwide

 

Woman Who Regrets Abortion: “If My Words Lead You to Save Your Child’s Life, You’ll Have Saved Mine”

 

West Virginia Stops Paying for Abortions, Could Save Hundreds of Unborn Babies Each Year

 

Online abortion pills come to the US, as the right to abortion is on the line

 

Kentucky abortion fight aimed at second-trimester procedure

 

Snopes Caught Misleading on Abortion Again. Defends Candidate Who Supports Abortion Up to Birth

 

A Texas abortion procedure ban is unnecessary, full of theatrics and harmful to women

 

Los Angeles Times Defends Dismemberment Abortions Tearing Off Babies’ Limbs

 

Hillary Clinton Celebrates Abortion, Says Abortion Rights “are Human Rights”

 

A rape survivor faces 20 years in jail in El Salvador for an attempted abortion

 

766 Babies in Canada Are Born Alive After Failed Abortions and Left to Die

 

Vatican’s own news website profiles pro-abortion ‘nun’ praising US midterm election results

 

Ireland Moving Ahead With Free Abortions, Will Kill Unborn Babies in Hospital Maternity Wards

 

AFGHANISTAN

 

Envoy: Russia plays Afghanistan broker due to US 'failure'

 

The most elite US-trained forces in Afghanistan just got embarrassed by the Taliban, another sign the war is a lost

 

Afghanistan’s Rivers Could Be India’s Next Weapon Against Pakistan

 

Taliban Slaughter Elite Afghan Troops, and a ‘Safe’ District Is Falling

 

AFRICA

 

Libya’s PM Sarraj meets eastern commander Haftar in Palermo

 

 

AMERICA

 

1 million Americans live in RVs. Meet the ‘modern nomads.’

 

ANTI-SEMITISM

 

Student who refused to participate in apparent Nazi salute speaks out

 

Apparent Nazi salute at prom investigated by Wis. school district

 

AUSTRALIA 

 

Australia's Morrison Says China-Australia Relations 'Very Stable'

 

Australia berry scare 'motivated by spite'

 

AUTO INDUSTRY

 

Carmakers are collecting your data and cashing in

 

CANADA

 

TSX falls 0.16 percent

 

Euthanasia Activists Want Canada to Allow Killing Mentally Incompetent Patients

 

Real estate developer from Iran finds a new home for Toronto synagogue

 

Canadian PM Trudeau Says in Talks With Pakistan Over Asia Bibi

 

COMMUNIST CHINA

 

China industrial output, investment beat forecasts; retail sales miss

 

China’s Communist Party Expands Control Under Xi

 

Destruction of China’s shrines shows that Vatican pact serves only Communists: human rights expert

 

China halts effort to legalize tiger, rhino trade after international outcry

 

COMMUNIST NORTH KOREA

 

Missile Bases in North Korea Suggest a Great Deception 

 

COPORATE AMERICA

 

Virginia Gives Away the Store to Amazon

 

 At $61,000 Per Amazon Job, New York Pays Twice What Virginia Does

 

Amazon picks Northern Va., NYC for its additional headquarters

 

COURTS

 

Judge Orders Review of Georgia’s Provisional Ballots, but Abrams Comeback Still Unlikely

 

A federal judge delayed the certification of results in Georgia’s acrimonious governor’s race.

 

Donald Trump looks to reshape liberal 9th Circuit Court of Appeals

 

CRIME IN AMERICA

 

Arkansas man arrested after threatening CNN’s Don Lemon

 

Woman allegedly staged deaths of sister, mom as murder-suicide

 

‘They basically saw a black man with a gun’: Police kill armed guard while responding to call

 

 

CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION

 

They’re Here!!! Caravan Migrants Reach US Border at San Diego, Climb Fence

 

DEMOCRATS (MARXISTS)

 

Disbarred Attorney, Dem Candidate Only Narrowly Behind in Race for California Office

 

Monica drops new details about Clinton affair, ‘terrifying’ investigation

 

Dems gain veto-proof supermajority in California legislature

 

Democrats and the Rule of Lawyers

 

Michelle Obama Trashes Women Who Voted for Trump: You Support a “Misogynist”

 

The Democrats Are the Threat to Democracy

 

Democrat calls Tennessee racist, GOP voters "uneducated"

 

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

 

‘A Matter of Fairness’ 

 

DEPARTMENT HOMELAND SECURITY

 

DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen destined to leave, but timing unclear, sources say

 

Trump reportedly preparing to fire Kirstjen Nielsen  (Department Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen)

 

 

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

 

Feds Drop Charges Against Jane Sanders After She Bankrupts University

 

Here We Go… State of Maryland Files Legal Objection to President Trump’s Appointment of Matthew Whitaker as Acting Attorney General

 

Acting AG will meet with DOJ ethics officials to discuss possible recusal: reports

 

Matthew Whitaker is the new Harriet Miers. Conservatives should make Trump withdraw his appointment

 

ECONOMY

 

U.S. stock market closes mostly lower as oil gets clobbered

 

Falling Oil Prices Add More Stress to the Stock Market

 

S&P, Dow lose ground as crude plunge punishes energy stocks

 

Asia Stocks Slide After U.S. Sell-off; Yields Drop: Markets Wrap

 

Asian shares sell-off on Wall Street tech rout, oil slides

 

Apple, Goldman Sachs send Wall Street tumbling

 

Small-cap index perilously close to death cross — and that’s bad news for the broader stock market

 

CNBC’s Jim Cramer says stock market is in ‘a very serious correction’ — and there’s nowhere to hide

 

Starbucks to lay off 350 global corporate employees

 

A measure of bitcoin volatility fell to its lowest level since 2016

 

Gold down for a fourth session as dollar index sees modest pull back from 17-month high 

 

EDUCATION

 

UW Institutes 'Diversity' Training After Professor’s Op-Ed on Sex Differences

 

'We can't fix it': Guard strips tuition funding for ROTC scholarship students

 

The controversial Students for Justice in Palestine conference will go on at UCLA. Here's why

 

PSA encourages kids to steal parents' guns, hand over to teachers

 

NYC’s schools chief shows his ignorance

 

University Mandates Use of Students’ ‘Preferred Pronouns’

 

Madness on the Campus

 

ELECTION 2018 

 

It’s True: Broward County Has Yet to Start Their Official Recount of Ballots (Video)

 

Breaking Report: Broward County Deputy Says Civil Rights Attorneys Were Handing Out Absentee Ballots to Inmates AFTER ELECTION?

 

Breaking Report: Broward County Deputy Says Civil Rights Attorneys Were Handing Out Absentee Ballots to Inmates AFTER ELECTION? (Update)

 

SINCE ELECTION DAY: Democrats Pick Off Over a Dozen GOP House Seats and 2 Senate Seats… And They’re Going for More

 

BREAKING: Ballot Counting Machines in Palm Beach BREAK DOWN – Bucher Says All 179,000 Early Votes Have to be Recounted

 

Andrew Gillum outraged by illegal email votes in heavily Republican county

 

A mixed result from the states

 

A little corruption greases the wheels

 

Gillum attorney: A lawsuit is on the table

 

Hillary Clinton Stakes Claim in Florida – Begs Voters For Money to Fund Democrat Bill Nelson’s Recount Efforts

 

Inside the Republican Strategy to Discredit the Florida Recount

 

Judge rejects bid to impound Florida voting machines

 

The left’s ‘Jim Crow’ fantasy of a stolen Georgia election

 

ELECTION 2020

 

The Memo: Dem hopes for 2020 grow in midterms afterglow

 

ENERGY

 

Energy Prices

 

Trump: Oil prices should be much lower

 

China’s coming recession has pushed oil below $60

 

5 reasons oil prices are in a history-setting tailspin

 

EUROPEAN UNION

 

Europe stocks end higher, following global rebound

 

EUTHANASIA

 

Doctor Euthanized Patient With Dementia, Secretly Put Drugs in Her Coffee  (Amsterdam, Netherlands)

 

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION (FAA)

 

U.S. FAA launches high-priority probe of Boeing's safety analyses: WSJ

 

FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION (FBI) 

 

FBI report shows spike in hate crimes for third year in a row

 

FEMINISM

 

Patricia Heaton shreds Women's March's 'white women' tweet: 'I know this is hard for you to grasp'

 

FRANCE

 

‘Macron is right’: Kasich endorses attack on Trump ‘nationalism’(French President Emmanuel Macron)

 

How France plans to attract more international students

 

What Macron got wrong while lecturing Trump

 

Trump trolls Macron over approval ratings, unemployment, the Nazi occupation and wine

 

GERMANY

 

Merkel calls for a 'real, true' European army(German Chancellor Angela Merkel)

 

GLOBAL WARMING

 

 The Left Favors Global Warming

 

California's Gov. Brown Again Blames Fires On Global Warming — He Couldn't Be More Wrong

 

Trump sparks clearing-versus-climate debate as California wildfires tops grisly milestone

 

GOP

 

Jeb Bush calls for removal of Broward County elections supervisor he appointed

 

HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

 

Uncle Sam wants you to sit less and move more. Here’s how you can meet the new exercise guidelines 

 

HEALTH CARE

 

Health department poured bleach on food meant for the homeless

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

Maxine Waters’s Daughter Will Pocket More Than $200K For Campaign Operation

 

Democrats ‘Intent’ on Getting Hold of Trump’s Tax Returns

 

Kim, Cisneros Accuse Each Other of Vote-Counting ‘Misconduct’

 

Lawmakers Pledge to Double Down on Bipartisan Effort to End VA Dog Testing

 

Ocasio-Cortez Joins Climate Change Protest Outside Pelosi’s Office

 

Democrat Star and Socialist Ocasio-Cortez Travels to DC — Joins Sit-In Protest in Pelosi’s Office (Video)

 

Records show Ocasio-Cortez could cover rent in DC despite gripes

 

Dems Priority List Includes Attacks On Free Speech And Gun Rights

 

New political realities test Pelosi, Democrats in lame-duck session

 

Jim Jordan, on the money: House loss is GOP’s own fault

 

Pelosi moves aggressively to snuff out challenge to her bid for House speaker

 

Maxine Waters to take aim at Wells Fargo and Deutsche Bank as new head of House Financial Services Committee

 

Rep. Steve King dared a conservative outlet to release audio of him calling immigrants ‘dirt.’ It did.

 

Progressives flex muscles as Dems return to Washington

 

Gary Palmer Is the Policy Maven the House GOP Needs

 

Matthew Whitaker, we’re watching you (US Representative of California Adam Schiff (D)


IMMIGRATION AND CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT (ICE) 

 

Progressives retreat from ‘Abolish ICE’ priority

 

INDIA

 

Tribal Leaders Join Hands with Hindu Extremists to Persecute Christians in Jharkhand, India

 

INFRASTRUCTURE

 

Cost of building Southland section of bullet train could jump by $11 billion, documents show(California)

INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND (IMF)

 

A central bank digital currency could be around the corner, if you believe the IMF

 

IRAN

 

At Antisemitic Conference In Tehran, Iranian Presidency Official Denies Holocaust: 'In Fact, We Do Show Antisemitic Behavior, And If We Are Not Doing Something Against The Jews, We Feel Bad – It Is Part Of Our Culture'

 

Curbing Iran’s ambitions in the Middle East

 

IRAQ

 

Daesh militants attempting to cross into Iraq from Syria: Iraqi PM

 

ISRAEL

 

After two days of rockets, Army announces ‘return to normalcy’ in south

 

Hamas fights Israel by using civilians as human shields

 

Massive Missile Attack on Israel after Qatar Funds Hamas

 

Israel’s warning to Hamas of impending destruction of Al-Aqsa TV building caught on camera

 

Why Arabs never feel guilty

 

How Netanyahu‘s cozy relationship with the Saudi crown prince could cost Israel (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)

 

Israelis Protest Ceasefire with Gaza Terrorists (video)

 

Israeli official takes Czech FM to Western Wall, drawing Palestinian ire

 

Analysis: Ceasefire shows politics don't always come first

 

Can Gaza ceasefire free Israeli Air Force to tackle Hizballah missile upgrade plants?

 

Lion looking like Jerusalem mayor

 

‘Ceasefire in Place,’ Says Hamas, But No Comment from Israel

 

The path of a piece of shrapnel: A minor story that made no headlines

 

Misuse of social media in times of military altercations

 

Hundreds protest reported Gaza ceasefire, block Sderot roads with burning tires

 

Israel envoy sounds rocket siren as UN debates Gaza violence

 

Former US envoy: A military defeat of Hamas now is bad for Israel

 

Claiming victory in 2-day rocket barrage, Hamas backers rally across Gaza

 

Summary: More than 460 rockets fired at Israel after second day in Gaza

 

Gaza rocket fusillade on southern Israel resumes after brief overnight lull

 

Will Israel do what it takes to degrade Hamas after 400 rockets?

 

One killed, two seriously hurt as rocket strikes Ashkelon apartment building

 

Taking Back our Sovereignty

 

Video shows bus hit by missile minutes after soldiers disembarked

 

400 rockets fired at Israel, IDF hits 150 terror targets in Gaza

 

Analysis: Confusion during Gaza op shows risk Netanyahu takes by not designating deputy (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)

 

Israeli strike levels headquarters of Hamas-affiliated TV station in Gaza

 

Palestinian Authority Evicts Three Families From Kuwaiti-owned Homes

 

Hamas will never change. Sooner or later, it must be faced down

 

Cost of Botched Gaza Mission? Israel’s Back at Brink of War

 

Israel Green-lights ‘Mafia-like’ Transfer Of Qatari Funds Into Gaza

 

Gaza militants accept cease-fire as Mideast reignites

 

LEBANON

 

Lebanese Journalist: France Boosts Political And Intelligence Ties With Hizbullah – In Order To Profit From Lebanese Oil

 

US designates Hezbollah leader’s son a terrorist and targets group’s Iraq network

 

Lebanese Sociologist And Author Dr. Rita Faraj: 'Islam Is Undergoing A Strong Clash With Modernity' And Needs Reform; 'We Could Never Imagine' That Anyone 'Would Consider Killing Himself... To Meet Black-Eyed Virgins' In Paradise

 

MEDIA 

 

Does 'The Washington Post' Have A Blind Spot For The Muslim Brotherhood?

 

Saudi Journalist Attacks 'Washington Post' For Publishing Article By A Houthi Leader: The Newspaper Is A Platform For Those Who Cry 'Death To America'

 

MIDDLE EAST

 

‘Tell Your Boss’: Recording Is Seen to Link Saudi Crown Prince to Khashoggi Killing

 

MILITARY

 

‘Union business on the taxpayer’s dime’: Trump administration cracks down on ‘official time’ at VA

 

Navy crew ejects from jet experiencing ‘mechanical issue’ over Philippine Sea

 

What's old is new: Army rolls out 'pinks and greens' service uniform

 

Navy disputes survivors’ claim USNS Trenton was slow to respond to migrants in distress

 

PAKISTAN

 

Overturned blasphemy conviction of Christian woman blindsides Imran Khan’s Pakistani government

 

Pakistan frees two more Taliban leaders - Times of India

 

Pakistan risks foreign investment with threat to reopen LNG deals - former PM

 

PORNOGRAPHY

 

Male students ask Catholic university to install porn filter on Wi-Fi

 

RELIGION IN AMERICA

 

Catholic Charities USA loses ‘significant’ donors in wake of sex abuse crisis

 

Saddleback Church Pastor Rick Warren recovering after emergency surgery for perforated intestine

 

RUSSIA 

 

Russia's Reactions To The US Midterm Elections: Russia's Interest Is To Prolong The Confrontation Between Nationalists And Globalists For Many Years

 

Russia interfered with Europe's GPS signals during NATO war games, Finland says

 

Russia Threatens to Boycott Davos Over Disinvited Tycoons

 

Russia blocks return of IS militants' families: activist

 

Russia: DNC's Election Meddling Lawsuit Invalid

 

SENATE

 

Maricopa Board Expressed Concern to Fontes Over ‘Emergency Voting’ Centers (McSally concedes as actions of Maricopa County recorder endure scrutiny)

 

Democrats Eye Mississippi Runoff Election – Hope Racist Smears Will Give Democrat a Boost in Race

 

…Gillibrand: Trump Should Resign

 

Sinema’s Senate win cheered by LGBTQ groups

 

Mark Levin Says McSally Refused to Go on His Show, Didn’t Want to be Tied to Conservatives – Then Lost to a Marxist

 

Nelson calls on Scott to recuse himself in Florida recount

 

“You’ll be Great” Outgoing RINO Senator Jeff Flake Congratulates Taliban Sympathizer Kyrsten Sinema on Victory

 

New FIRST STEP Act Could Still Free Many Fentanyl Dealers

 

SOCIAL MEDIA

 

Facebook Fires Pro-Trump Employee Who Made Large Donation to Conservative Group

 

SOUTH KOREA 

 

Jobs for the boys under fire in South Korea

 

SPORTS

 

NFL Scoreboard 

 

NHL Scoreboard

 

NBA Scoreboard

 

STATES

 

The Real Story About How California Became ‘The Land of Raging Infernos’

 

CA Gov. Jerry Brown Vetoed 2016 Wildfire Management Bill While CA Burned

 

California wildfire becomes deadliest in state’s history

 

New Yorkers deserve answers about Amazon's plans

 

From atop Malibu's Point Dume, a former Marine with binoculars, a radio and an American flag is tracking wildfires

 

In California, moments that test you under fire

 

California wildfire turns retirees’ haven into a living hell

 

Anaheim's 'living wage' initiative is expected to pass. A business advocate calls it a 'tragic outcome'(California)

 

SUPREME COURT 

 

Americans Oppose Impeaching Justice Brett Kavanaugh, New Poll Shows  (Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh)

 

Kavanaugh accuser Christine Blasey Ford still collects pledge cash

 

SYRIA

 

U.S.-Backed Offensive Against ISIS In Syria Resumes

 

TAIWAN

 

Taiwan's "Midterms" and Why They Matter

 

TREASURY DEPARTMENT

 

China's Liu and Mnuchin Talk Trade for the First Time in Months  (Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin)

 

 

TURKEY

 

Turkey 'patiently' waiting for Saudi insights into killing

 

Turkey, France spar over Khashoggi killing

 

UNITED KINGDOM (BRITAIN) 

 

FTSE 100 ends virtually unchanged as talk of imminent Brexit deal intensifies

 

VATICAN

 

Vatican tells US bishops to delay voting on plan to address sex abuse crisis

 

The Vatican blocks a vital step against abuse

 

WHITE HOUSE

 

Daily Presidential Tracking Poll

 

Trump: ‘Make France Great Again!’

 

Trump's a Nationalist. That's What All Presidents Should Be!

 

Trump Responds to Attacks by French President Emanuel Macron

 

Trump ramps up fight to safeguard his power

 

Bob Woodward criticizes CNN's Acosta lawsuit against Trump administration

 

Melania Trump's office calls for firing of top Bolton deputy, says she 'no longer deserves' post at White House

 

Trump advisers warn of gas tax trap in infrastructure deal

 

President Trump's legacy for years to come

 

Trump sends disaster relief to California wildfires

 

Trump to allies: Pay up for US military services, or protect yourselves

 

Self-professed 'nationalist' president clashes bitterly with globalist clique

 

CNN Files Lawsuit Against Trump, Top Aides After White House Revoked Acosta’s Credentials

 

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