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Sep 01 22:04

PM slams call for second Brexit referendum as 'betrayal of trust'

Theresa May has said that "giving in" to calls for a second referendum on the final terms of the UK's withdrawal from the EU would be "a gross betrayal of our democracy".

Sep 01 20:51

Trump threatens to exclude Canada from new NAFTA deal

Washington (AFP) - US President Donald Trump on Saturday threatened to exclude Canada from a new NAFTA agreement after negotiations to rewrite the pact ended without an agreement the night before.
"There is no political necessity to keep Canada in the new NAFTA deal. If we don't make a fair deal for the U.S. after decades of abuse, Canada will be out," he tweeted.

Sep 01 19:01

7 Charts On Quantitative Tightening

Sep 01 17:16

MS-13 gang used California farm town as a base for crime

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — More than two dozen MS-13 gang members and affiliates were arrested and charged following a monthslong murder and drug trafficking investigation centered on a rural California farm city that the gang turned into a base for its operations, U.S. and state prosecutors said Friday.

Sep 01 17:14

Trump says North Carolina redistricting ruling 'unfair'

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — President Donald Trump says the prospect of North Carolina drawing new congressional districts just weeks before the November midterm elections is "unfair."
A panel of federal judges this week struck down the state's congressional map, saying Republican state legislators went too far in using political data to preserve GOP-held seats. The judges raised the possibility of drawing new districts by mid-September so they can be used in the Nov. 6 elections, or at least before the new Congress is seated in January.

Sep 01 14:23

Jeremy Corbyn and the ‘Jewish Question’

"Rabbi Jonathan Sacks’s reaction [to Jeremy Corbyn], however, takes us to a new level in our understanding of the Zionist mindset. The rabbi actually accused Corbyn of implying that “Jews are not fully British”. But that was not what Corbyn said or implied. He suggested that Zionists are not exactly British, a statement that poses no problem for most Zionists since they openly and voluntarily swear allegiance to another state, one that is nationalist, racist and expansionist and shares few, if any, values with Britain or the West.

Sep 01 11:14

11 Rage-Inducing Facts About America’s Wildly Out Of Control Student Loan Debt Bubble

In all of American history, we have never seen anything quite like this student loan debt bubble. Since 2007, the total amount of student loan debt in America has nearly tripled.

Sep 01 10:48

California lawmakers pass bill on PG&E wildfire liability

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - California's legislature passed a bill late on Friday that could help the utility Pacific Gas and Electric Corporation (PG&E) avoid potentially crippling liabilities for wildfires that ravaged northern parts of the San Francisco Bay Area last year.

Sep 01 10:47

Researcher Found a painkiller more powerful than morphine is extracted from snail venom

Snail Venom contains a painkiller 100 times more powerful than morphine and it works at much lower doses without the risk of addiction.

Sep 01 10:06

SYRIAN WAR REPORT – AUGUST 31, 2018: RUSSIAN NAVY TO HOLD LARGE DRILLS NEAR SYRIA

The Russian Navy will hold drills in the Mediterranean Sea, near Syria, in the period from September 1 to September 8, the Russian Defense Ministry announced on August 30. The drills will involve 25 warships led by the Marshal Ustinov missile cruiser and 30 aircraft, including the strategic Tu-160 missile-carrying bombers, the Tu-142MK and Il-38 anti-submarine warfare planes, Su-33 fighter jets and Su-30SM aircraft of naval aviation. The defense ministry said that “the grouping will practice a set of tasks of air defense, anti-submarine and anti-sabotage warfare and also mine counter-measures support”.

According to Syrian experts, these drills are a response to the growing threat of a new round of US missile strikes on government facilities in Syria.

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Sep 01 10:05

Iraq blocks Russian warplane from using its airspace

The Russian Aerospace Forces were redirected from Iraq’s airspace on Friday and forced to reroute over Iran, air traffic observers reported this afternoon.

According to the reports, a Russian Tu-154M was traveling from Moscow to the Syrian coastal province of Latakia, when the Iraqi government made the decision to block the warplane’s flight over their airspace.

No reason was cited by the Iraqi Ministry of Defense for blocking this Russian warplane.

Sep 01 09:59

Judicial Watch: FBI Begins Releasing Strzok-Page Communications, DOJ Objects to Preservation Order

Judicial Watch announced today that it has received 87 pages of records from the Department of Justice revealing former top FBI official Peter Strzok and FBI attorney Lisa Page’s profanity-laced disdain for FBI hierarchy and policies. The DOJ, meanwhile, is resisting Judicial Watch’s request for a court order to preserve all responsive Page-Strzok communications.

Strzok and Page’s anti-Trump text messages became center-stage amid allegations of bias at the Bureau, and both have been subpoenaed to testify before the House Judiciary and the Oversight and Government Reform Committees.

Sep 01 09:58

US Military Presence in Africa: All Over Continent and Still Expanding

Around 200,000 US troops are stationed in 177 countries throughout the world. Those forces utilize several hundred military installations. Africa is no exemption. On August 2, Maj. Gen. Roger L. Cloutier took command of US Army Africa, promising to “hit the ground running.”

Sep 01 09:56

After Democrats Called For Boycott, In-N-Out Strikes Back With This Epic Statement

A few days ago, California Democratic Party Chair Eric Bauman called for a boycott of the restaurant chain for its donations to the California Republican Party.

In-N-Out Burger executive vice president Arnie Wensinger responded with a statement showing their refusal to back down to liberal outrage.

Here’s What He said:

“In 2018, In-N-Out Burger has made equal contributions to both Democratic and Republican Political Action Committees in the State of California,” Wensinger wrote on Thursday as he began his defense of a company that supports lawmakers not based on party affiliation but rather the promotion of “policies that strengthen California” and help the company provide “strong pay and great benefits” for its employees.

Sep 01 09:55

RIGGED: DOJ DISCLOSES NO FISA COURT HEARINGS HELD ON CARTER PAGE WARRANTS; APPROVED TRUMP SPYING WITH NO PROOF OF CRIMES

Judicial Watch today announced that in response to a Judicial Watch Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit, the Justice Department (DOJ) admitted in a court filing last night that the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court held no hearings on the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) spy warrant applications targeting Carter Page, a former Trump campaign part-time advisor who was the subject of four controversial FISA warrants.

In the filing the Justice Department finally revealed that the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court held no hearings on the Page FISA spy warrants, first issued in 2016 and subsequently renewed three times:

Sep 01 09:53

JUDICIAL WATCH: Unaccompanied Alien Children processed during Obama Admin included murderers, rapists, smugglers, prostitutes, and human traffickers.

Judicial Watch released 224 pages of docs with ~1000 summaries of Significant Incident Reports from HHS revealing “Unaccompanied Alien Children” (UAC) processed during the Obama Admin included murderers, rapists, smugglers, prostitutes, and human traffickers.

Sep 01 09:49

New Crooked Line Gets Traced Directly From Dirty Dossier To Mueller’s Current Team [VIDEO]

New Crooked Line Gets Traced Directly From Dirty Dossier To Mueller’s Current Team

In a power house interview with Gregg Jarrett and Sara A. Carter, Judge Jeanine Pirro REVEALED an explosive level of involvement from the current Mueller team directly to the dirty dossier.

Sep 01 09:48

CASE CLOSED: Rudy Fires Off A Pair Of Silver Bullets That Can Demolish The Witch Hunt [VIDEO]

Rudy Fires Off A Pair Of Silver Bullets That Can Demolish The Witch Hunt
Rudy Giuliani, President Trump’s personal attorney is getting down to business and just laid down some powerful facts.

Giuliani is fighting hard for President Trump while pointing out the corruption that is buried deep within the swamp.

Rudy Giuliani took to Twitter Thursday after an interview with The Daily Beast where he dropped a few bombs.

Sep 01 09:27

Here’s the list: The top ten instances where the deep state FBI, DOJ and CIA spies attempted to set up the Trump campaign and administration

The Deep State flourished under President Obama. After eight years in office the Deep State wasn’t only spying on the Trump Campaign and anyone related to it, the Deep State was inserting spies into the Trump campaign in efforts to set them up for crimes.

Sep 01 09:26

US-trained militants planned to carry out terrorist attacks in Palmyra – Russian MoD

US specialists were training militants in Syria who were set to carry out a terrorist attacks in Palmyra, the Russian Defense Ministry has said. It received the information from fighters captured by the Syrian Army.

The captured militants said that they were from the Lions of the East Army group, which is affiliated with the Free Syrian Army, according to the ministry. Some 500 fighters were based at the militants’ camp, which was located near the US-led international coalition’s Al-Tanf military base.

The militants were to carry out “a series of terrorist attacks in Palmyra area” and ensure the passage of around 300 fighters to capture the city within the next week, the ministry said. One of the captured militants said that they were trained by US instructors, and that the group was receiving weapons and ammunition from the US base.

Sep 01 09:26

Russian MoD: Militants Plotted Attacks in Palmyra, Say They Were Trained by US

According to the Russian Ministry of Defense, the militants, captured by Syrian government forces, claimed that they had been trained and armed by American instructors in a camp near the US military base in al-Tanf.

The information follows reports of clashes between Syrian troops and terrorists southeast of the city of Palmyra.

Sep 01 09:25

Corbyn and the Jewish Question

It doesn’t take a genius to detect the present volatile state of British Jewish institutions. To the outside observer, some of the actions of Britain’s so-called Jewish ‘leaders’ may seem to be a form of collective insanity. Yet, the Brits do not seem to be at all impressed. They are perplexed by the self-propelled collective hysteria. Naturally, many Brits do not agree with Corbyn on issues; some may not agree with his pacifist politics, others see him as a naïve delusional lefty, a few are upset by his association with controversial characters, but no one except a few Israel firsters sees Corbyn as a crazed ‘anti-Semite,’ let alone as a Hitler type who puts Jewish life under an “existential threat.” While it isn’t clear whether Corbyn can unite the Brits against their horrid government, it is increasingly likely that the Zionist lobby has the capacity to unite the Brits behind Corbyn.

Sep 01 09:24

CALIFORNIA JUST BECAME A WHOLE LOT MORE DANGEROUS! AVOID THE STATE AT ALL COSTS!

Crime in California is set to skyrocket, and citizens will have no security or protection. What a paradise for the criminal elements – third world, eat your heart out! This is very scary as this writer has friends and family in California. Imagine, you get burglarized, and the judge releases the perpetrator on his/her own recognizance, and then the perpetrator, who now knows where you live and what your name is, comes after you to make sure you don’t show up for trial – either by killing or intimidating you! Who will want to be a witness in that kind of a case where the criminal against whom they are providing a witness is still out on the street?

Sep 01 09:19

IMF backs South Africa’s plan to confiscate land from white farmers

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) approves of South Africa’s controversial land reform as long as the highly contentious process is “rules-based” and transparent, according to the fund’s representative in the country.

Montfort Mlachila, the IMF’s senior resident representative in South Africa, said that the regulation must not damage agricultural output and put at risk food supplies for the country’s citizens.

“We are in full support of the need to undertake land reforms in order to address the issues of inequality,” Mlachila said in an interview with Reuters.

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"Stealing is our bread and butter!" -- International Futhermuckers.

Sep 01 09:18

Warren Buffett calls Apple’s $1,000 iPhone ‘enormously underpriced’

The world’s third-richest person, Warren Buffett, said he has increased his stake in technology giant Apple, which became the first publicly traded firm to reach $1 trillion in market value.

Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway is Apple’s third-biggest investor, holding a stake worth about $56 billion, according to financial data and software firm FactSet. The legendary investor ties his love for the tech giant to the power of Apple’s brand and its ecosystem.

“I do not focus on the sales in the next quarter or the next year, I focus on the... hundreds, hundreds, hundreds millions of people who practically live their lives by it,” Buffet told CNBC, referring the popularity of iPhone – the company’s flagship product.

Sep 01 09:16

US May Have Taken Part in Zakharchenko Assassination - DPR Official

According to Deputy Defense Minister and defense spokesman of Donetsk People's Republic Eduard Basurin, the US could have taken part in the assassination of the Donetsk People's Republic head Zakharchenko.

According to Eduard Basurin, Zakharchenko's murder took place "under the regulation by the United States."

"The US was directly involved in it," Basurin said.

Sep 01 09:16

Back in the (Great) Game: The Revenge of Eurasian Land Powers

Get ready for a major geopolitical chessboard rumble: from now on, every butterfly fluttering its wings and setting off a tornado directly connects to the battle between Eurasia integration and Western sanctions as foreign policy.

It is the paradigm shift of China’s New Silk Roads versus America’s Our Way or the Highway. We used to be under the illusion that history had ended. How did it come to this?

Sep 01 09:15

Russia Increases Presence In The Mediterranean To Protect Syria, Says NATO

The Russian navy is increasing its presence in the Mediterranean Sea in the face of growing tensions related to the war in Syria, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) said on Wednesday.

The Russian Federation provided military support considered essential for Syrian government forces, who are expected to intensify the offensive in northern Idlib province, the country’s last major rebel stronghold.

“We will not speculate on the intention of the Russian fleet, but it is important that all actors in the region exercise restraint and refrain from worsening an already disastrous humanitarian situation in Syria,” NATO’s chief spokeswoman, Oana Lungescu, said Wednesday.

Sep 01 09:14

Syrian CHECKMATE: Americans Will HAVE TO LEAVE, Idlib Lockdown Means Russia Drives U.S To DEAD END

The US will exert every effort to provoke the situation in Idlib, since the destruction of the last bulwark of terrorists will deprive them of their reason for being in Syria. This was stated by political scientist Igor Shatrov. According to the expert, the situation around Syrian Idlib, the last major concentration zone of militants opposing Damascus, means that the United States and its allies are really preparing a large-scale provocation.

The reason for this, the political scientist notes, is the risk for the US to finally lose control over what is happening in the SAR. “We need to understand why the probability of an aggravation of the conflict in Syria is greater than ever, because while Trump was engaged in the struggle with Russia or his establishment on other fronts, the situation in Syria has begun to come to normal. By and large, except Idlib, there are no more terrorists anywhere.

Sep 01 09:14

POROSHENKO PROPOSES TO ERASE UKRAINE’S BORDER, INVITES RUSSIAN INVASION

The president has long lost control of the parliament and on the eve of the elections his opponents will think three times before creating a precedent for the Rada’s consolidated vote for the president’s proposal. Moreover, Poroshenko’s opponents are building their election campaign on the basis of the theses on the need to end the civil war and normalize relations with Russia. It is clear that the denunciation of the Treaty of Friendship … will not contribute to the achievement of these goals. It is just in the mainstream of the Poroshenko’s radical nationalist electoral program. Denunciation of the treaty will show that the Verkhovna Rada has rallied around Poroshenko, as around the leader of the war party. It can untie his hands to attack the opposition.

Sep 01 09:13

Bullhorns trending

A parting of ways? European leaders talk of a future without the US. What is in store for the transatlantic alliance?

Sep 01 09:12

Democratic Congressional candidate says Trump is like Bin Laden – audio recording

A recording in which an Illinois Democrat running for Congress appears to say US President Donald Trump and Al-Qaeda founder Osama Bin Laden have "a tremendous amount in common," has been made public.

Sean Casten, who hopes to replace Republican Peter Roskam, currently representing Illinois' 6th district in the federal legislature, made the staggering claim about supposed similarities between Trump and Bin Laden's success during a meet-up with voters in February. However, the recording only surfaced on Wednesday, published by Washington Free Beacon with the campaign for the congressional seat in full swing.

Sep 01 09:12

22 cars burned in Sweden as country rocked by rising crime

Up to 22 cars were burned or damaged in several fires across southern Sweden on Thursday. It will likely stoke claims that the current socialist government has abjectly failed at tackling the surge in crime.

Police in the southern city of Trollhättan are investigating a fire that left up to ten vehicles damaged, according to local news outlet Aftonbladet. Police and rescue teams were called to the area of the Kronegården at around 3:30 am to tackle a “fully-fledged” fire which had engulfed three cars before spreading to more.

Sep 01 09:11

Russia to stop ferrying US astronauts to ISS from April 2019

Russia’s contract with NASA to ferry astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS) will expire in April next year, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Yury Borisov has said.

Under the current contract, American astronauts avail of seats on Russian Soyuz spacecraft in order to reach the ISS and return home. The US lost its capacity for manned space missions after the retirement of the Space Shuttle program, and is about to finalize a replacement in the form of a manned SpaceX Dragon capsule.

The cost of the ISS ferry service has varied over the years, with NASA paying about $81 million per seat in 2018, up from the cheapest price of $21.8 million in 2007 and 2008.

Sep 01 09:10

WATCH: Don Lemon To Colbert: Border Policy About Whites ‘Losing Their Privilege’

CNN anchor Don Lemon once again threw off all pretense of journalistic integrity during an appearance on “The Late Show With Stephen Colbert,” in which the two public figures discussed the issues surrounding the border.

The two left-wing media personalities agreed that the immigration debate has a “racial component,” which prompted Lemon to present what he believes is truly driving the immigration debate: white people’s fear of “losing their privilege.”

As reported by Newsbusters, Colbert and Lemon had no problem blaming the situation on those ignorant white citizens living in border states.

Colbert opined, “One of the things that’s sort of a recurring, distressing data point and theme with this administration is using race as a tool to divide people.”

Sep 01 09:10

AWOL AG Jeff Sessions and His Investigator Huber Are Not Conducting Legit Clinton-Obama Investigations Nor Are They Seeking Justice

In April the inept and corrupt Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced that he was not going to create a special counsel to investigate the Mueller investigation despite calls from Republicans in the House to do so. Instead, AG Sessions stated that he was going to ask an Obama appointee to look into the situation.

We knew then that Sessions was balking and doing all he could to prevent justice in his Justice Department and now there’s proof.

Sep 01 09:09

Train project linking North and South Korea stopped in its tracks by US

A rail project meant to connect North and South Korea has been blocked by US military officials, highlighting divisions between Washington and Seoul on how to deal with the nuclear armed North.

The two Koreas planned to begin a joint field study last week by sending a train from Seoul across the length of North Korea to Sinuiju, on the Chinese border, but their application was denied by the US-led United Nations Command. The multinational military body is a remnant of the 1950-53 Korean war and controls all movement across the heavily fortified demilitarised zone that bisects the peninsula.

The denial underscores a growing split between South Korea, which favours engagement with North Korea, and the US, where officials have demanded denuclearisation as a prerequisite to any economic cooperation.

Sep 01 09:08

US Forbids South Korea Sending A Train Through North Korea Until Kim Denuc-learises

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South Korea may have other ideas. It is, after all, their country!

Sep 01 09:04

Anthony Weiner’s laptop contains crime against children

According to the Department of Justice’s Office of the Inspector General’s report of June 2018, titled “A Review of Various Actions by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Department of Justice in Advance of the 2016 Election,” on page 294 is this stunning revelation that Weiner’s laptop contains “crime against children”:

Coleman told us that he kept regularly took notes in a journal. Coleman’s notes from October 4 contained the following entry:
(1) Anthony Wiener [sic]
(2) [Unrelated]
(3) Wiener [sic] – texting 15 yo – Sexually Explicit
9/26 – Federal SW – IPhone/IPAD/Laptop
Initial analysis of laptop – thousands emails
Hillary Clinton & Foundation
Crime Against Children

Sep 01 09:03

Candidates for UK Labour Party’s governing body share their thoughts on adopting the IHRA definition of antisemitism

Next week the UK Labour Party’s governing body, the National Executive Committee (NEC), will be voting on whether to adopt the examples put forth by the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance in its definition of antisemitism. The four examples omitted at present are: 1) Accusing Jewish citizens of being more loyal to Israel; 2) Drawing comparisons of contemporary Israeli policy to that of the Nazis; 3) Applying double standards to Israel by requiring of it a behaviour not expected or demanded of any other democratic nation; and 4) Denying the Jewish people their right to self-determination, e.g., by claiming that the existence of a State of Israel is a racist endeavour.

I wrote to all 26 NEC members to seek their views. Of the 15 that came back, 6 were for adopting the full IHRA definition with the examples, 7 were for no change, and 2 wereunsure. Of those in favour, I posed the question “If it’s passed and I said Israel is a racist state, would I get expelled?”

Sep 01 09:02

Video: Gaza health officials forced to stop cancer treatments due to Israeli siege

Earlier this month, health officials in Gaza announced that they would be stopping chemotherapy treatments for cancer patients due to a shortage of medicine. As a result, the lives of thousands of cancer patients were thrown into uncertainty. Doctors, rights groups, and the patients themselves have pointed chiefly to the more than decade-long Israeli blockade of Gaza as a reason for the shortages. With Israel denying humanitarian permits into the country at an alarming rate, the chances for survival for cancer patients in Gaza get more slim with each passing day.

Sep 01 09:02

Israel’s smear campaign will not stop until Jeremy Corbyn fights back

As I have stated repeatedly, neither the left nor Labour are immune from the reality of anti-Semitism. However, all available statistical evidence shows that the level of anti-Semitism in the Labour Party is far less than such racism on the right. Anti-Jewish hatred extends across society, but is most prevalent amongst right-wingers, and especially so on the far-right.

Why, then, has there been nearly daily headlines over the summer about an “anti-Semitism crisis” in the Labour Party and nowhere else? The answer is clear for anyone who has eyes to see: this is an attempt to assassinate Jeremy Corbyn politically and break up the popular political movement that is close to taking him through that famous door in Downing Street.

Sep 01 09:01

Erdogan: Turkey to get Russian S-400 missiles ‘soon’

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey will soon receive S-400 anti-missile system in line with an agreement inked with Russia.

Speaking at a graduation ceremony of non-commissioned officers in northwestern Balikesir province, Erdogan said Turkey needed to acquire the Russian S-400 anti-missile system and “will get them soon”.

Erdogan said Turkey is pursuing its own interests and struggling to reach its own goals “in the face of the efforts of those who try to shape both our country and our region according to their own agenda”.

“We do not regret our decisions,” he added.

Sep 01 09:00

Israel killed 19 Palestinians and wounded 1,600 in August

The protest at the Gaza-Israel border yesterday resulted in 180 injured Palestinians from Israeli action

Sep 01 08:59

Israel knocks hole through Jerusalem’s Old City wall

Israel yesterday carved a hole into the Old City walls of occupied Jerusalem to create a new “gate” near the ancient Damascus Gate (Bab Al-Amoud).

The news came from Palestinian sources inside the city which said that for several days the Jerusalem Municipality has been making changes to an inner courtyard of the Christian Quarter, Quds Press reported. The new “gate” is thought to lead to Christian homes inside the Old City, but the reasons for its construction are unclear.

The community leader, Basem Saeed Wajih, told Quds Press that “we have not been informed of any changes or new alleys or roads in the Christian Quarter by the Israeli Jerusalem Municipality.”

Sep 01 08:53

STRIPE COMPANY ABRUPTLY CANCELS INSTITUTE’S CREDIT CARD PROCESSING

Once again, the forces of bigotry have struck against the Institute for Historical Review. On Tuesday the company that had been processing our credit card orders and donations abruptly terminated its service for us – which means that we are currently not able to process credit card payments.

The Stripe company explained that it was taking this action – after nine months without problems or complaints – because the IHR allegedly “engages in, encourages, promotes or celebrates unlawful violence toward any group based on race, religion, disability, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, or any other immutable characteristic.”

For anyone familiar with our work, this charge is patently absurd. Of course, the company provided no evidence for its claim.

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More attempts to silence the "unofficial" views!

Sep 01 08:49

CHINA’S DARK SWORD UAV PROGRAM

China’s Unmanned Aerial Vehicles development in general corresponds to global trends. Though in view of its technological lag that existed until recently, Beijing emphasized copying US and Israeli craft.

China, however, has made a qualitative leap in the last 10-15 years in establishing its own UAV scientific and technological infrastructure. The new Chinese UAV types are equal, and in some respects even superior to their US equivalents. They have a competitive price and, therefore, high export potential. This is true, for example, for the reconnaissance CH-5 (Caihong-5).

Sep 01 08:47

PCHR: “Army Injures 75 Civilians, Including 16 Children, 1 Journalist And Two Paramedics, In Gaza”

Israeli Forces Continue their Crimes in Eastern Gaza Strip, wounding 75 Civilians, Including 16 Children, Journalist and 2 Paramedics; One of them Female Paramedic Sustained Serious Wounds

Sep 01 08:46

Sheldon Adelson-backed pro-Israel campus initiative to operate on 80 campuses

An Adelson pro-Israel initiative will operate on 80 campuses, spending six figures per campus – in total, about $8 million to $10 million this school year. Among its activities will be to “recruit influencers” and take them on trips to Israel.

Sep 01 08:46

Israeli Racism – Legalized and Running Rampant

Israel’s new Nation State Law, just over 1 month old, has already increased the discrimination against Palestinians in Israel to absurd levels: they’re being prohibited from raising chickens, planting potatoes, gathering traditional herbs. Small sewing and knitting factories are being closed down and moved to Jordan. The only logical explanation: it’s part of a plan to make survival in Israel impossible, to initiate a “soft transfer” or “voluntary emigration” of Palestinians, because mass deportation – as in the Nakba – is no longer practical.

Sep 01 08:45

Lana Del Rey Cancels Israeli Tour Date

American singer Lana Del Rey has announced that she would postpone a show in Israel scheduled for Friday, due to to her inability to schedule a show for Palestinian fans, according to Haaretz Israeli daily.

Sep 01 08:43

Judicial Watch Files House Ethics Complaint Against Maxine Waters For Inciting Violence and Assaults on Trump Cabinet

In encouraging individuals to create “crowds” who will “push back” on President Trump’s Cabinet members at private business establishments and in seemingly trying to prevent these Cabinet officials from obtaining basic necessities without fear of assault and violence, Rep. Waters seems to be violation of House rules…

Sep 01 08:41

Two prosecutors leave Mueller's office

Prosecutors Ryan Dickey and Brian Richardson are no longer working for the office of special counsel Robert Mueller, the Justice Department confirmed.

Both lawyers were relatively junior but frequently spotted members of Mueller's corps. Both have worked on court cases that Mueller opened as part of his investigation into Russian interference and coordination with the Trump campaign in the 2016 presidential election.

Peter Carr, a spokesman for the special counsel, declined to explain on Thursday what the departures mean for the state of Mueller's office.

Sep 01 08:40

An Arizona developer who owes Iowa millions turned nursing homes and apartments into his cash cows, court filings allege

Alan Israel owes the people of Iowa $2 million but lives in a $1.3 million home in Paradise Valley, Arizona, the wealthiest suburb of Phoenix.

He has lived in Arizona for at least 30 years, though many of his business dealings — encompassing nursing homes, apartments and housing development — have been in Iowa.

His story, based on hundreds of filings in state and federal court, is about the intersection of commerce and health care in Iowa, and the profits that nursing homes can generate for owners whose primary business is real estate, not health care.

There are the two Keokuk nursing homes he allegedly used as a money-laundering operation, collecting $3 million in Medicaid overpayments while elderly residents complained they had been left to lay in their own urine.

Sep 01 08:37

Hillary Clinton Needs Help Climbing The Stairs At Aretha Franklin’s Funeral

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton got an assist from two people while climbing the stairs at Aretha Franklin’s funeral on Friday.

As Clinton approached the stairs to get to her seat for the funeral, two people alongside her grabbed her hand and her elbow to guide her upstairs.

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Sep 01 07:56

Is Filing For Bankruptcy Right For You?

Sep 01 07:48

Here are 11 reasons Jeff Sessions should be fired — and they have nothing to do with Mueller probe

President Donald Trump appears to have reluctantly acquiesced to fellow Republicans’ pleas to not fire Attorney General Jeff Sessions before the midterms.
The president has made it clear on multiple occasions that he finds Sessions unfit for his post, largely due to the fact that the Attorney General recused himself from the Russia probe. As the Mueller investigation escalated over the summer, Trump slammed Sessions for everything from not investigating Hillary Clinton to his Southern accent.
Trump’s attacks on Sessions—and what appears to be the inevitability of his firing—has created an odd scenario in which the Attorney General’s cause is being embraced by liberals, who are criticizing the president for taking vengeance on Sessions. After all, the Attorney General was merely following norms when he recused himself from the investigation into the Trump campaign’s possible collusion with Russia, because his role in the campaign created a conflict of interest.

Sep 01 07:37

23andMe Helps Catch A Fertility Doctor Who Impregnated Patients With His Own Sperm

A former doctor who ran a fertility clinic in the Indianapolis area surrendered his medical license last week after it was brought to light that he allegedly used his own sperm to impregnate his patients in the 1970s and 80s.
Authorities confirmed that DNA testing confirms Donald Cline is the biological father of two women whose mother was a patient of his, according to The New York Times. Additionally, three dozen half-siblings of the two women were discovered through the use of genetic testing companies such as 23andMe and others.

Sep 01 06:57

How Russia stole the night: Inside the illegal market for American night-vision technology

On Feb. 10, 2008, Joseph Fradel, an American citizen, was stopped and searched at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo International Airport while en route back to the United States. Russian airport security officials found in Fradel’s possession a second U.S. passport under a different name.

Sep 01 06:55

Papadopoulos: Trump 'nodded' at suggestion of Putin meeting

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump "nodded with approval" at the suggestion of a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, according to a court filing Friday night that seeks leniency for a former campaign aide who lied to the FBI.
Lawyers for George Papadopoulos are seeking probation, saying the foreign policy adviser misled agents during a January 2017 interview not to harm an investigation but rather to "save his professional aspirations and preserve a perhaps misguided loyalty to his master."

Sep 01 05:38

Inside the mind of a CIA intelligence analyst

The role of a CIA intelligence analyst is to be the first line of defense for the United States by researching and gathering information on whatever or whoever they are assigned to at the time.

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