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Monday, November 27, 2017

 

CELEBRATING 241 YEARS OF LIBERTY AND FREEDOM  

 

 

 

 

In Today’s Issue: 

 

ABORTION

 

She’s Becoming an Abortionist Because She Wants “to Have a Good Time” as a Doctor

 

Planned Parenthood Is in Deep Trouble With the Law. This Could Be a Turning Point.

 

Abortion Clinic Offers to Do Late-Term Abortion on Healthy 28-Week-Old Baby

 

SBA List Chief: Planned Parenthood Finally Being Held Accountable

 

The American Bar Association Doesn’t Like a Pro-Life Judge. So What?

 

Union settles lawsuit over HHS abortion mandate

 

Alabama Senate Candidate Doug Jones Supports Late-Term Abortions: “Not in Favor” of Banning Them

 

Abortion is not a 'cure' for Down syndrome

 

12-Year-Old Rejects Abortion After Her Grandfather Raped Her: Her Baby “is a Gift From God”

 

Federal agency refers girls to counselors picked by anti-abortion group

 

Pastor Who Devoted Himself to Advocating Abortion Finally Retires

 

South Korea May Overturn Longstanding Abortion Ban

 

Will the Supreme Court Force Pro-Life Pregnancy Centers to Promote Abortions?

 

S. Korean gov't promises to engage actively in debate on abortion

 

What This Abortion Clinic Did After a Botched Abortion Makes Claims of Protecting “Women’s Health” a Total Joke

 

Abortionist will terminate ‘developed’ 26-week-old baby for $7k

 

21 Eye-Opening Quotes From Planned Parenthood Founder Margaret Sanger

 

Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts Unveils New Choose Life License Plates

 

Home Office review over harassment at abortion clinics (United Kingdom)

 

Conservatives accused of free speech double standard after Catholic university blocks abortion film (Canada)

 

Doctors Repeatedly Pressured Mom to Have Abortion After Discovering Mysterious Black Spots in Ultrasound (United Kingdom)

 

AFGHANISTAN

 

In Her Film About Afghan Life, the Woman Slaps Back 

 

AFRICA

 

How Grace Mugabe seized farmers' land for opulent 'Graceland' mansion

 

Zimbabwe: Activists fear post-Mugabe human rights crackdown

 

AIRLINES
 

United flight bound for New York from Germany is diverted to London after passengers complain of feeling lightheaded

 

 

ANTI-SEMITISM

 

Berkeley lecturer apologizes for retweet college condemned as anti-Semitic

 
ASIA

 

Bangladesh police arrest suspect in hacking murder of US blogger

 

 
AUSTRALIA

 

Australia foils New Year's Eve terror attack

 

Macquarie's milestone cheers ASX

 

Australian Dollar Forecast: Growth Concerns Weigh on AUD Exchange Rate

 

Queensland result leaves Australian PM closer to edge

 

Scientists 'artificially breed' coral for Great Barrier Reef

 

Australian rabbi denies saying he feels unsafe after anti-Semitic incident

 
AUTO INDUSTRY

 

Automakers struggle with the future in Los Angeles

 

BALKANS

 

Kosovar Leader Haradinaj Condemns Grenade Attack On Homes Of Ethnic Serbs

 

BORDER SECURITY

 

San Diego's Tunnel Rats stay busy stalking border drug smugglers

 

Building the Mexican border wall

 

CANADA

 

Drop in oil prices hurts TSX, U.S. markets; Canadian dollar dips

 

Canada Legalized Assisted Suicide, Now Parents Want Doctors to Euthanize Their Disabled Children

 

Doctors are Letting People Who Botch Their Suicides Just Die Now That Assisted Suicide is Legal

 

Economic boom helping Canada’s debt problem

 

Feds to spend $145-million to compensate victims of LGBTQ discrimination

 

Economic boom helping Canada’s debt problem

 

Postmedia and Torstar swap 41 newspapers — most to close

 

John Ivison: Andrew Scheer should take a leap of faith on free trade with China

 

Hidden crimes: An inside look at how police find human trafficking victims

 

Canada: Ottawa library cancels planned screening of documentary on Muslim migrants in Europe

 

'New era': Canadian mining industry closely watching three civil cases alleging human rights abuses

 

 

CARIBBEAN

 

Guilt and Heartache for Puerto Ricans Who Fled the Storm

 

 

CENTRAL AMERICA

 

Challenger with Palestinian background set to lead Honduras

 

Honduras leader awaits second term verdict

 

COMMUNIST CHINA 

 

Is China's Economic Power a Paper Tiger?

 

From Myanmar to Zimbabwe, China's global footprint grows

 

China’s ongoing profit surge aids corporate debt reduction

 

China forges 'strategic' ties with Djibouti after opening base

 

China’s Trojan Train Into Hong Kong

 

China shuts main route into North Korea

 

COMMUNIST NORTH KOREA

 

North Korea May Be Preparing a Missile Launch, Kyodo Reports

 

Look to Israel for a playbook on dealing with North Korea

 

Why has North Korea been silent for more than two months?

 

U.K. Halts Development Aid to N.Korea

 

Ghostly boat carrying remains of possible defectors washes ashore as desperation grips North Korea

 

CONGRESS

 

Judd Gregg: Tax reform and the debt

 

Congress returns to nightmare December

 

What happened to the party of fiscal discipline?

 

Congress’s Assault on Charities

 

New York Could Lose Top Earners Under Tax Bill, Goldman Says

 

Congress Faces Calls to Reveal Settlements for Harassment

 

$250 Tax Break for Teachers Puts House and Senate at Odds

 

Congress confronts jam-packed agenda with shutdown deadline looming

 

The fates of 700,000 ‘dreamers’ hang in the balance. This should not be hard for Congress.

 

 

CONGRESSIONAL BUDGET OFFICE (CBO)

 

CBO: Senate GOP tax bill hurts the poor more than originally thought

 

Senate tax reform bill would add $1.4 trillion to deficits, economic analysis isn't available yet: CBO

 

CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION BUREAU

 

Federal judge holds emergency hearing in challenge to Trump pick to head CFPB

 

Trump Is Right To Appoint A New CFPB Head. And Democrats Are Liars To Say He Can't.

 

Lunatic leftist bureaucrat carries out coup at CFPB

 

Showdown looms after Trump takeover of liberal consumer agency

 

At the CFPB, two acting directors show up to take command; one brings doughnuts, the other well-wishes

 

Cordray's successor sues Trump administration over Mulvaney's appointment to CFPB

 

Suit Aims to Block Trump’s Pick From Taking Over Agency

 

Top CFPB lawyer sides with Trump over Mulvaney appointment

 

CRIME IN AMERICA

 

Massage Envy therapists accused of 180 sexual assaults

 

Prostitute, 38, leaps to her death while attempting to escape 'undercover cop during scheduled sex meeting'

 

DEMOCRATS (MARXISTS)

 

Susan Sarandon says Hillary Clinton is ‘very dangerous’

 

EARTHQUAKE

 

Geologists see 2018 as year of monster quakes

 

ECONOMY

 

Stocks end mostly lower as retail rally fizzles; Dow bucks trend

 

Energy slumps, Amazon shines as Wall Street ends flat

 

Stocks Languish at Start of Busy Week, Oil Drops: Markets Wrap

 

Dollar gains, pulls euro back from $1.20 target

 

U.S. Cyber Monday sales jump 17 percent, on pace for record

 

TransCanada to restart Keystone pipeline on Tuesday

 

Tax cuts could cure the US economy's subpar performance

 

New-Home Sales Jump 6.2% to Highest in Decade

 

America is winning this #CyberMonday, thanks to President Trump

 

Gold settles higher to recoup most of last week’s loss

 

Asia stocks slip as China, South Korea weakness weigh, euro hits two-month high

 

Stocks Rally in Asia Loses Steam as Dollar Gains: Markets Wrap

 

Black Friday, Thanksgiving online sales climb to record high

 

The World's Priciest Housing Market Could Soar Another 10% Next Year

 

EDUCATION

 

Public schools in Maine, Maryland, NJ have transgender students’ backs vs parents

 

The sexuality issue: Have we gone too far?

 

Three 16-Year-Olds Allegedly Plotted To Kill New Classmate Because He 'Disrupted The Flow' Of The Social Order

 

Shrill Critiques Of ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ Prove It Should Stay In Schools

 

7 Tips From A Professor To Help You Hack Your College Visit

 

Uncomfortable Men (Texas commissioner of higher education says outnumbered men are uncomfortable on some college campuses. How will the state navigate goals for growing numbers of male graduates in a world where the patriarchy women face is being laid bare?)

 

Tufts University cancels event with Anthony Scaramucci

 

All kids should get the ‘gifted education’ treatment

 

How universities threaten prosperity and democracy

 

The wrong way to save academia

 

EGYPT

 

Saudi Journalist Following Massacre At Sufi Mosque In Sinai: Accusations Of Heresy Against Sufis Stem From Ignorance And Prejudice

 

Christians in Egypt Lose More Worship Sites

 

ISIS Official Weekly 'Al-Naba' Specifically Mentioned The Al-Rawdah Mosque In Sinai, Site Of The Recent Massacre, As A Center Of The 'Infidel Polytheist' Sufis

 

Egypt: Muslim TV host says jihad massacres of Christians “okay,” but not jihad massacre in mosque

 

ELECTION 2020

 

Bernie makes moves pointing to 2020 run  (US Senator of Vermont Bernie Sanders (I-Socialist)

 

ENERGY

 

U.S. oil prices mark first decline in 4 sessions

 

Energy Prices

 

Motorists set to pay highest year-end gasoline pump prices in 3 years: AAA

 

Keystone spills larger than company predicted before it was built

 

OPEC Likely to Extend Deal with Russia on Output Cuts

 

EUROPE

 

New Normal: Europeans Decorate Security Barricades for Christmas

 

Muslims are ‘not completely human,’ Swedish politician claims, causing uproar

 

EUROPEAN UNION

 

Denmark extends jail term for teen who planned to attack Jewish school

 

Banks, oil majors drag European stocks lower into the close

 

Denmark: Rapes Increased 232 Percent Since Liberals Took Power

 

FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION (FBI)

 

FBI gave heads-up to fraction of Russian hackers' US targets

 

 

FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION (FCC)

 

Pro–Net Neutrality Graphic Makes Argument Against Net Neutrality

 

Soros-Funded Groups Claim Repealing Net Neutrality Is “Racist”

 

FCC chairman blasts net neutrality activists 'harassing us' at home

 

FRANCE

 

French president visits Africa amid anger over human trafficking and slavery

 

One quarter of workers in France are 'hyperstressed' and half are highly anxious

 

Teachers at French international schools around the world strike over cuts

 

French porn star piqued over Macron's desire to crackdown on X-rated films (French President Emmanuel Macron)

 

French Author: Divide France to Avoid “Civil War” with Muslims

 

GERMANY

 

Germany's Voice Suddenly Missing in Brussels

 

New failures uncovered in police investigation of Berlin truck attacker

 

Germans Being Germans: Who’s Afraid of Alternative for Germany?

 

Merkel vows 'serious' coalition talks with Social Democrats (German Chancellor Angela Merkel)

 

GLOBAL WARMING

 

There is still reason to doubt ‘settled’ climate science

 

GOP

 

Republican in Colorado governor's race not part of Steve Bannon machine

 

What really happened with the GOP platform and Russia

 

GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTABILITY OFFICE (GAO)

 

GAO: VA Failed to Report Nearly 90 Percent of Dangerous Medical Providers

 

GREECE

 

The Refugee Scandal on the Island of Lesbos

 

HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

 

Gallup: Obamacare Approval Drops to 50 Percent

 

Who exactly is signing up for ObamaCare?

 

Trump's call to stop Obamacare payments leads to more cheap plans for low-income customers

 

HEALTH CARE

 

A diagnosis of coronavirus. Now what?

 

 

HISTORY

 

Memphis to mediate statue's fate with Confederate vets group

 

HOLLYWOOD

 

Amid sex scandals, Hollywood releases gay ‘romance’ that normalizes man-boy sex

 

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

Trainwreck: Pelosi Defends 'Icon' Conyers, Excuses Bill Clinton's Sexual Misconduct  (House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-California)

 

Serious Question: WTF Is Coming Out Of Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee's (D-Texas) Nose In This Interview?!

 

House to vote on anti-harassment training for all members and staff

 

Democrats use testimony of former bodyguard in quest to prove Trump activities with prostitutes

 

Tax Bill Provision Would Let Churches Into State Affairs 


IMMIGRATION AND CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT (ICE) 

 

ICE’s Courthouse Arrests Undercut Democracy

 

INDIA

 

Airport Breaks World Record for Number of Flights in 24 Hours

 

Amazon, in Hunt for Lower Prices, Recruits Indian Merchants

 

Ivanka Trump to promote working women in India amid questions about those who make her clothes

 

Surgeons shocked to find hundreds of coins and nails inside man

 

‘Just 100 desis in its ranks, IS lure has been limited’

 

Ivanka Trump, PM Modi To Address Global Business Summit In Hyderabad Today

 

 

INDONESIA

 

Mount Agung: Bali volcano alert raised to highest level

 

INTELLIGENCE COMMUNITY

 

Why? Motive for CIA-FBI-NSA joint assessment 2 weeks before inauguration still unclear

 

INTERNET 

 

Get ready for the Super Bowl of retail: Cyber Monday sales are expected to smash through the $6.6BILLION mark for what is being forecast as the largest online shopping day in US history

 

INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT

 

Prosecuting Bush (The International Criminal Court has Bush, Cheney, Rumsfeld et al in its sights again.)

 

 

IRAQ

 

Iraq face tough battle against Daesh desert hideouts

 

 

ISLAM

 

World War II Islam and Modern Islam: Know Thy Enemy

 

The Jihad on Sufism  (And why a jihad by any other name is still a jihad.)

 

'Ignorant infidels' in U.S. may have to be 'forced' to accept Islam (Dire warning given at Islamist conference in Virginia.)

 

Taqiyya, Ahmadi style  (Even Islam's “good guys” lie about Islam.)

 

ISRAEL

 

Israeli-“Palestinian” Arab Conflict Briefing    (Monday, November 27, 2017)

 

Four dead in explosion in building in Jaffa

 

IDF declares naval Iron Dome system operational   (Israel Defense Forces)

 

‘Netanyahu-shielding’ police recommendations bill clears first vote  (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)

 

Saudis Miffed with Hamas for Cozying up to Iran and Hizbullah

 

TV report accuses Israel’s UN envoy Danon of systematic corruption

 

Israel and the US behind terror attack in Egypt, libel in official PA daily op-ed

 

Hamas rejects disarmament talk ahead of reconciliation deadline

 

Palestinian President Mahmoud 'Abbas Awards Medal Of Honor To Egyptian Writer Mohamed Salmawy, Known For His Extremist And Antisemitic Views (“Palestinian” Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas)

 

Weathers Litzman Storm, Shabbat Crisis Over

 

Op-ed in PA daily claims Israel behind Sinai terror attack

 

Report: ISIS, Israel temporary ‘allies’ against Iran

 

Jordan said to demand answers from Israel as Red Sea-Dead Sea project stalls

 

Israeli forces detain 19 Palestinians, 5 teens, in West Bank (Judea and Samaria)

 

Conservative movement launches hotline for reporting sexual impropriety

 

Israel to release 3 Jerusalemite Palestinians arrested over population census

 

Who’s Appropriating Whom?

 

Israeli forces raid Palestinian cemetery, dig up graves in Jerusalem-area town

 

Netanyahu joins call for Rivlin to reconsider pardoning Hebron shooter   (Israeli President Reuven Rivlin)

 

Rather than disarm, Hamas vows to attack Israel

 

Permanent Court Injunction Blocks Uber Activities in Israel

 

Shots fired at Israeli military site near Ramallah

 

Conservative Jews skewer PM for ‘alternative truth’ about Western Wall deal

 

Israel lobbies UNIFIL nations against Hezbollah arms ahead of UN debate

 

The American Jew who went from UAE student to IDF soldier

 

Israel’s first female tank crews set for deployment as critics fire fresh volley

 

The Israeli embrace of ‘Zionist anti-Semites’

 

Poll: number of Reform Jews in Israel doubles

 

JAPAN

 

In Hiroshima, Japan’s military debate over pacifist constitution hits home

 

Atomic bomb survivors hope the world won’t forget the horrors

 

LIBERALISM

 

Playgrounds for Elites (The increasingly left-wing politics of leading US cities clashes with the aspirations of middle-class residents.)

 

MEDIA 

 

Blowback: CNN Pushes Effort to “Ban the Term ‘Fake News'”

 

NYT: Trump questions authenticity of 'Access Hollywood' tape

 

Meredith to buy U.S. publisher Time in Koch-backed deal

 

CBS boss told me to sleep with coworkers to get ahead: suit

 

MEXICO

 

From immigration to opioids, Mexico is a partner in US national security

 

Mexico finance minister to resign as presidency race looms: sources

 

Mexico promised affordable housing for all. Instead it created slums

 

Mexico creates huge protected marine park for sea animals in Pacific

 

MIDDLE EAST

 

America Must Actively Seek an End to the Qatar Crisis

 

Yemen Is in Chaos (and America Is Making It Worse)

 

Yemeni PM says Houthis refuse international call to release detainees

 

A post-Isis Middle East without a strategy

 

Food aid enters Yemen port after blockade

 

MILITARY

 

A legal guide to space war

 

Russian jet makes 'unsafe' intercept of US Navy aircraft

 

USAF hopes to dominate space, but faces growing challenges

 

Army borrows from Navy playbook to treat wounded patients in combat zones

 

Women get the chance to 'one-up' the men in mixed infantry units

 

US already has 2,000 troops in Syria, Pentagon set to reveal

 

MYANMAR

 

Pope Francis Arrives in a Myanmar Tarnished by Rohingya Crackdown

 

NEPAL

 

Nepal: Millions prepare for historic election 10 years after end of civil war

 

 

NEW ZEALAND

 

'Jesus' dropped from official prayer (“Jesus” has been banished from a prayer to open New Zealand’s parliamentary sessions.)

 

 

NORTH ATLANTIC TREATY ORGANIZATION (NATO)

 

Why NATO's European Members Can No Longer Expect America to Pick Up the Bill

 

PAKISTAN

 

Tehreek Labbaik Ya Rasool Allah (TLY) – The Islamist Movement At The Center Of Anti-Government Protests In Pakistan

 

Pakistan caves to protest demands by forcing out law minister after days of unrest

 

Pakistan: Muslim boy arrested for raping chicken

 

Pakistan 'going through turbulent times': Tahir ul Qadri addresses media in Lahore

 

Pakistani Islamist group to call off nationwide protests after govt backs down

 

Pakistan Demonstrates Yet Again That It Is No Ally of the U.S.

 

PHILIPPINES

 

Is the Philippines the Next Caliphate? 

 

Duterte’s peace try falls to pieces   (President Rodrigo Duterte)

 

PORNOGRAPHY

 

Why watching lots of porn can make you more religious

 

RELIGION IN AMERICA

 

Malibu church 'pressured to end meals for the homeless' because it 'lures the needy'

 

 

REPUBLICAN NATIONAL COMMITTEE (RNC)

 

RNC chair Ronna Romney McDaniel: Stock market losses 'a legitimate concern' if Congress doesn't pass tax reform

 

RUSSIA

 

Russian Media Comments Following Tripartite Sochi Summit: A New Yalta That Excludes The Americans

 

Russia Planning Unmanned Trip to Venus

 

IOC bans 5 Russian athletes from Olympics over alleged doping rules violations  

 

How Russia is preparing for a very cold war

 

Alien life? Bacteria ‘that had not been there’ found on ISS hull, Russian cosmonaut says

 

Putin’s proposal for Ukraine is another trap for Trump  (Russian President Vladimir V Putin)

 

 

SCIENCE

 

Science Needs a New Paradigm 

 

SECOND AMENDMENT

 

States push to ban bump stocks after federal effort fizzles

 

SLAVERY

 

Black Slavery Still Plagues Us Today

 

 

SENATE

 

Scott on Moore: 'I Want to be on the Side of Right When the History Writes This Story'  (US Senator of South Carolina Tim Scott (R)

 

Moore buried under TV ad barrage

 

Bernie Sanders hits the trail again, this time to fight GOP tax bill  (US Senator of Vermont Bernie Sanders (I-Socialist)

 

Ex-Cop Making Roy Moore Harassment Claim Is Leftist, Anti-Moore Opponent

 

Why Eliminating Obamacare’s Individual Mandate Should Be Part of Tax Reform

 

Sen. Thune: 'There Shouldn't Be Any Discussion About Shutting Down the Government'  (US Senator of South Dakota John Thune (R)

 

Roy Moore Feeding Frenzy Displays A Society Murdering Due Process

 

Sen. Rob Portman: ‘I Would’ Support Retroactively Making Congressional Sexual Harassment Settlements Public (US Senator of Ohio Rob Portman (R)

 

Franken Reiterates He Won't Resign: 'I Know That I've Let A Lot Of People Down' (US Senator of Minnesota Al Franken (D)

 

Senators Scramble to Advance Tax Bill That Increasingly Rewards Wealthy

 

GOP's Corker, Johnson Threaten to Bottle Tax Bill Up

 

Moore buried under TV ad barrage

 

Bernie Sanders hits the trail again, this time to fight GOP tax bill  (US Senator of Vermont Bernie Sanders (I-Socialist)

 

Rubio: Al Franken 'should consider resigning'  (US Senator of Florida Marco Rubio (R)/ US Senator of Minnesota Al Franken (D)

 

Rand Paul to vote for Senate GOP tax bill  (US Senator of Kentucky Rand Paul (R)

 

Tax reform hangs in balance in critical week for GOP

 

Court Documents: Roy Moore Accuser Has ‘Violent Nature,’ History of Criminal Fraud Against Own Family

 

 GOP Establishment Risking Senate Majority By Continuing To Oppose Judge Moore

 

…Moore Represented Accuser’s Mother Who Won Custody of Son in Nasty Battle…

 

Claire McCaskill Took Action to Hide Travel on Private Plane From Public   (US Senator of Missouri Claire McCaskill (D)

 

More Senate Republicans call on Roy Moore to exit race

 

McCain: Trump Has No 'Principles and Beliefs,' Just 'Takes Advantage of Situations' (US Senator of Arizona John McCain (R)

 

McCain to Clinton: Get over it already

 

Sen. Richard Durbin: Sen. Al Franken acted ‘in a responsible way’ with ethics probe (US Senator of Illinois Richard Durbin (D)/ US Senator of Minnesota Al Franken (D)

 

GOP leaders are in advanced talks to adjust tax plan in effort to win over holdouts

 

Energy advocates, environmentalists look for Murkowski’s vote on ANWR oil drilling  (US Senator of Alaska Lisa Murkowski (R)

 

McCain could save the country from this terrible tax bill  (US Senator of Arizona John McCain (R)

 

How the Republican tax plan can help small business

 

Allegations against Roy Moore create awkward choice for suburban women in Alabama

 

Lindsey Graham favors fixing DACA with government funding bill, says shutdown 'possible'  (US Senator of South Carolina Lindsey Graham (R)

 

Roy Moore for Alabama governor? (Maybe)

 

SEXUAL HARASSMENT

 

R. Emmett Tyrrell, Premature Anti-Sexual Harassment Activist

 

SOCIAL MEDIA

 

Facebook introduces new suicide prevention features

 

YouTube Says Infowars.com is “Harmful” While Ignoring Its Own Pedophile Problem

 

SOUTH AMERICA

 

Russia, U.S., Britain Aid Search For Missing Argentine Submarine

 

Search for missing Argentine submarine continues into 11th  day as families remain hopeful their loved ones are still alive

 

SOUTH KOREA 

  

South Korea warns North not to repeat armistice violation

 

Top nuclear envoys of S. Korea, Russia meet in Seoul

 

Rising Interest Rates Could Expose Households to Debt Risks

 

Korea marks 2nd -highest Q3 economic growth in OECD

 

KOSPI dives on fall of Samsung

 

South Korean economy expected to expand 3% next year: think tank

 

South Korea bombards North with propaganda about defector

 

S. Korea broadcasts to NK news of soldier’s defection

 

SPACE

 

No One Owns the Moon. Can Anyone Make Money There?

 

SPAIN

 

Poll: Barely a Quarter of Catalans Want Split From Spain

 

Spain's first radar satellite ready to ship to Vandenberg

 

Ham: Spaniards face shortage as Chinese market gets taste for jamón ibérico

 

SPORTS

 

Crazy Play in Iron Bowl Shows Problem With Legalistic Thinking

 

Prager U Video: Everyone Should Stand for the National Anthem

 

NFL take-a-knee protests make comeback as 19 players refuse to stand for anthem

 

NHL Scoreboard

 

NBA Scoreboard

 

NFL Scoreboard

 

 

STATES

 

Hawaii brings back Cold War-era nuclear warning sirens amid fears of North Korea strike

 

CSX Cargo Train Carrying Molten Sulfur Derails In Central Florida

 

 

STATE DEPARTMENT

 

Tillerson's Redesign Chief Quits After Three Months  (US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson)

 

Ivanka Trump’s India visit snubbed by 'angry' Rex Tillerson  

 

SUICIDES

 

Contraception can triple risk of suicide, new study finds

 

SUPREME COURT 

 

What the Supreme Court Is Up to This Term

 

Justices reject 2 gun rights appeals

 

Justices reject appeal over Confederate emblem

 

The Supreme Court’s privacy precedent is outdated

 

Should Nevada have a monopoly on sports betting? The Supreme Court will soon decide.

 

Supreme Court to hear major cellphone privacy case amid end-of-year blockbusters

 

SYRIA

 

Over 50,000 people isolated as US closes area around its base in Syria — Defense Ministry

 

Thousands return from Jordan to south Syria as cease-fire holds

 

Analysis: The ball is rolling in Syria, against Iran

 

Some women leave ISIS but vow to fight on

 

Russian air strikes in Syria 'kill dozens'

 

TAIWAN

 

Teacher sentenced for sexually abusing 11-year-old student

 

Almost 300 Taiwanese stranded on Bali, bureau says

 

Taiwan hopes to join CPTPP in 2020

 

Academics blast China-edited textbooks

 

Seven wind farms win initial okay

 

TERRORISM

 

The jihadist plan to use women to launch the next incarnation of ISIS

 

 

TRADE

 

Forget 'bad deals,' it's the GOP tax plan that'll make the trade deficit even worse

 

 

TRANSGENDER MOVEMENT

 

The Truth Behind ‘Transgender’ Deaths

 

TURKEY

 

Turkish PM warns EU over refugee deal ahead of Syrian peace talks

 

Brexit queues: Turkey warns of traffic chaos at borders as UK faces same trade rules

 

Turkey Watches Politically Charged Trial in New York

 

UNITED KINGDOM (BRITAIN)

 

FTSE 100 closes lower as miners slip on China worries

 

Mother Wins $12 Million in Wrongful Birth Lawsuit, She Wishes Her Son Was Never Born

 

Richard Branson says he does not remember alleged sexual assault

 

UK: Church bells that have rung since 1779 silenced after noise complaint

 

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are engaged

 

UK police letting suspects go and “hoping for the best” as “hateful comments” arrests rise 877%

 

Why the Obamas — and not the Trumps — might get an invite to Prince Harry's wedding

 

Katie Hopkins: Get Furious and Fight Back  (UK freedom fighter pipoints how to take on the Unholy Alliance at Restoration Weekend.)

 

Post-Brexit economy plan to be launched

 

Safety fears as junior doctors left to run A&Es and other hospital units

 

Scots police hunting rapist warn students not to wear headphones

 

Industrial strategy: White paper to set out bid to boost UK productivity

 

Drones to tackle traffic and deliver medical supplies in UK cities

 

Property unaffordable for 100,000 households a year in England

 

Five victims of fatal car crash named

 

Defence policy Tory revolt could prompt compromise on defence cuts

 

Michael Matheson defends handling of Police Scotland crisis

 

UK Asylum seeker claims he was forced to meet Iran official to discuss return

 

More UK aid pledged for Myanmar's Rohingya

 

Brexit Northern Irish border cannot be settled until trade deal agreed, says Liam Fox

 

Flu spray urged for child 'super-spreaders'

 

PM says government will pay Manchester Arena bombing costs

 

VATICAN

 

ISIS Calls for Attack on the Vatican

 

Pope Francis to visit Myanmar, carefully confront Rohingya Muslim crisis 

 

VENEZUELA 

 

General to head Venezuela state oil firm

 

 

WHITE HOUSE

 

Daily Presidential Tracking Poll

 

Trump: There Should Be a Contest Between News Networks for the ‘Fake News Trophy’

 

'Conservative' WaPo Writer Says Kellyanne Conway Belongs in Hell

 

Donald Trump: Entertainer in Chief

 

Ivanka Trump helps this become Dictionary.com's word of the year

 

Trump attacks media in his first post-Thanksgiving tweet

 

Trump Calls Elizabeth Warren ‘Pocahontas’ at Event to Honor Navajo Veterans  (US Senator of Massachusetts Elizabeth Warren (D)

 

Melania rips report she didn't want to be first lady

 

White House Weighs Personal Mobile Phone Ban for Staff

 

Trump White House displays stunning nativity set with baby Jesus

 

Melania Trump didn't want to be first lady: report

 

Carly Fiorina blasts Trump’s support for Roy Moore 

 

 

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