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Medical treatment would be more widely available to opioid abusers, while mailing illicit drugs would become more difficult under a rare bipartisan measure aimed at tackling the nation’s addiction crisis expected to be signed into law on Wednesday by U.S. President Donald Trump.
Social media companies Facebook and Twitter have not detected Chinese meddling in the 2018 U.S. elections, Bloomberg reported.
Washington will press ahead with a plan to quit a landmark nuclear arms control pact despite objections from Russia and some European countries, senior U.S. official John Bolton said on Tuesday, after meeting Russian President Vladimir Putin.
President Donald Trump’s planned U.S. Space Command should seek to develop ways for the country’s military to operate in outer space, White House advisers recommended on Tuesday, with the government hoping to secure approval for it by 2020.
Intensive discussions are underway in the German government on how to deal with arms exports to Saudi Arabia that have already been approved but not yet delivered, government spokesman Steffen Seibert said on Wednesday.
A Japanese journalist held hostage by Islamist militants after being captured in Syria three years ago has been released and would be brought home as soon as possible, Japan’s foreign minister said on Wednesday.
Sales of new U.S. single-family homes fell to a near two-year low in September and data for the prior three months was revised lower, the latest indications that rising mortgage rates and higher prices were undercutting the housing market.
Only one ticket matched all six numbers in the U.S. Mega Millions lottery for a jackpot that was just short of a world record $1.6 billion, an official said early on Wednesday.
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The U.S. Secret Service said on Wednesday that it had intercepted a pair of suspicious packages addressed to former President Barack Obama and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.
A law enforcement official says the device found outside a New York residential compound owned by George Soros “had the components” of an actual bomb, including explosive powder.
The United Nations aid chief sounded the alarm at the Security Council on Tuesday that half the population of war-torn Yemen – some 14 million people – could soon be on the brink of famine and completely relying on humanitarian aid for survival.
Pakistan said Saudi Arabia agreed to a $6 billion support package to bolster Islamabad’s dwindling finances following a second visit by Prime Minister Imran Khan to Riyadh seeking aid.
The United Nations is concerned about rising sectarian violence in parts of northern Nigeria, its resident coordinator in the West African country said, citing attacks in the past week in which more than 90 people were killed.
The New Jersey Department of Health initially announced that 18 cases of adenovirus, six of them fatal, had been confirmed among pediatric residents at the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in Haskell.
Palestinian security forces regularly torture prisoners and arrest political opponents “to crush dissent” in both the occupied West Bank and Gaza, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said Tuesday.
Salty water just below the surface of Mars could hold enough oxygen to support the kind of microbial life that emerged and flourished on Earth billions of years ago, researchers reported Monday.
The top U.S. commander for the Middle East made an unannounced visit to a key military outpost in southern Syria, pressing the need for a continued U.S. presence there to root out remaining Islamic State fighters and serve as leverage against growing Iranian activity in the region.
President Donald Trump has said the Central American migrants traveling via caravan should seek asylum in Mexico – and threatened that they will be turned away if they reach the U.S.
The European Parliament has voted for a complete ban on a range of single-use plastics across the union in a bid to stop pollution of the oceans. MEPs backed a ban on plastic cutlery and plates, cotton buds, straws, drink-stirrers and balloon sticks.
Nigeria’s parliament has passed a law capping campaign spending for next year’s elections. The following limits have been set: Presidential candidates: $14m, Gubernatorial candidates: $3m, Senate candidates: $700,000, House of Representatives candidates: $280,000.
Nigeria’s finance minister says the government is mulling a plan to limit the number of children a woman can have.
China is accused of locking up hundreds of thousands of Muslims without trial in its western region of Xinjiang. The government denies the claims, saying people willingly attend special “vocational schools” which combat “terrorism and religious extremism”. Now a BBC investigation has found important new evidence of the reality.
The Department of Homeland Security on Thursday defended claims by President Trump and Vice President Mike Pence that violent criminals are a component of the Honduran caravan making its way through Mexico toward the U.S.
Vice President Mike Pence on Tuesday said Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernández told him that the migrant caravan marching toward the U.S.-Mexico border is “financed by Venezuela.”
A group of ex-LGBTQ people are getting ready to take the streets of Los Angeles, California to declare the transforming power and love of Jesus Christ.
News – 10/24/2018
Why Can’t You Be A Christian Witch?
What makes Love’s story even more bizarre is that she was born into a witch’s household — hence, “born a witch” — then was a Jehovah’s Witness from the ages of 4 to 30. So, she now fashions herself a Bible-believer and has recently launched the Covenant of Christian Witches Mystery School with the ultimate goal being “self-realization.” And it appears that Love is not the only “Christian witch.” That helps explain why, last November, Jennifer LeClaire published a “Prophetic Warning: ‘Christian’ Witches Rising Using the Name of Jesus.” Of course, this is absolutely crazy and totally unbiblical and completely heretical.
West Virginia Democratic Candidate Was Pagan Witchcraft Cult Leader
A Democratic candidate for the West Virginia House of Delegates was an active leader in pagan witchcraft,…Lissa Lucas rose through the ranks of a Wiccan cult to its third level — the highest stage for most Wiccan cults — and instructed lower-level Wiccans in occult practices, …Lucas’s campaign has raised more than five times as much money as her Republican opponent, thanks in part to national media attention that has left out Lucas’s witchcraft.
Karen Monahan Breaks Silence On Ellison Domestic Violence Allegations
do you think the democratic organization in Minnesota investigated this in a legitimate way? These claims?” Carlson asked. “No, it wasn’t legitimate at all. Any objective review of it would reach the same conclusion.
SOMETHING WICKED-GREEN THIS WAY COMES
A green ball of gas wider than the planet Jupiter is approaching Earth. It’s name is “Comet 46P/Wirtanen.” On Dec. 16th, this hyperactive comet will come within 11.5 million km of Earth–making it one of the 10 closest-approaching comets of the Space Age. Comet 46P/Wirtanen will probably become a naked eye object for several weeks during the holidays, prompting some astronomers to call it “the Comet of the Year.”
Netanyahu reaffirms commitment to demilitarized Palestinian state
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu repeated his commitment to the idea of Palestinian self-government in the West Bank, provided that Israel preserve total security control of all territory west of the Jordan river. Speaking at the General Assembly of the Jewish Federations of North America on Wednesday, Netanyahu said that he believed in a solution where the “Palestinians have all the powers to govern themselves and none of the powers to threaten us.”
Former Jordanian counterterrorism chief killed in Jordan
The former head of counterterrorism in Jordan was murdered on Tuesday in Madaba, a city near Amman. According to local reports, retired Maj.-Gen. Habis al-Hanini was shot by a gunman in front of his house in Madaba. Al-Hanini played a key role in confronting terrorism and extremism in Jordan, which has been a key ally of the US in the war on al-Qaeda and Islamic State.
King Abdullah pressured to support UNESCO resolution on Jerusalem
Religious and political figures in Jerusalem urged Jordan’s king to coordinate with the Palestinian president and the UN to obligate Israel to implement resolutions passed by the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) regarding the city. The call came in an open letter to King Abdullah in his capacity as custodian of Jerusalem’s Muslim and Christian holy sites.
Think tank: Iran was closer to nukes than we thought
Iran was closer to developing nuclear weapons than previously thought, according to a think tank report issued late Tuesday. A report by the Institute for Science and International Security said that combining new information produced by the Mossad during its January raid on a Tehran warehouse along with satellite imagery “conclusively shows that the Parchin site did house high explosive chambers capable for use in nuclear weapons research and development.”
Italy budget: European Commission demands changes
The European Commission has told Italy to revise its budget, an unprecedented move with regard to an EU member state. The Commission is worried about the impact of higher spending on already high levels of debt in Italy, the eurozone’s third-biggest economy. Italy’s governing populist parties have vowed to push ahead with campaign promises including a minimum income for the unemployed.
Inside China’s internment camps: tear gas, Tasers and textbooks
On state television, the vocational education centre in China’s far west looked like a modern school where happy students studied Mandarin, brushed up their job skills, and pursued hobbies such as sports and folk dance. But…one of the local government departments in charge of such facilities…made several purchases that had little to do with education: 2,768 police batons, 550 electric cattle prods, 1,367 pairs of handcuffs, and 2,792 cans of pepper spray.
In France, a Push to Teach Arabic in Public Schools, Not Mosques
Every Sunday, parents…just north of Paris bring their children to a small school operated by the local mosque. Half of the three-hour lesson is devoted to learning Arabic, the other half to learning the Quran. Now President Emmanuel Macron’s government is considering…a secular alternative to that intertwining of Arabic and Islam by prodding more of France’s public schools to offer children as young as age 6 Arabic lessons—without religious content.
Advocates push to beef up privacy regulator
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is under pressure after recent privacy scandals as critics question if the agency has the regulatory teeth to oversee the tech industry’s customer data policies. The new scrutiny also comes with Congress mulling federal privacy legislation. Many privacy and consumer watchdogs say beefing up the agency’s powers and resources to handle data privacy should be a top priority.
IAI wins $777 million India contract for missile defense
State-owned Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) has won an additional $777 million contract to supply LRSAM air and missile defense systems to seven ships in the Indian navy, the company said on Wednesday. The contract is with India’s state-owned Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL), which is the main contractor in the project, IAI said.
‘If US doesn’t present peace plan after midterms, France will’
If US President Donald Trump fails to present his peace plan in the weeks following the US November 6 midterm elections, French President Emmanuel Macron intends to present his own peace plan, the Foreign Ministry’s Political Director Alon Ushpiz said Monday in a secret discussion at the Knesset’s Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee.
Will Michele Bachmann Be Picked to Continue Nikki Haley’s Legacy of Israel Advocacy at UN?
With Nikki Haley’s resignation, many voices from the conservative movement and the evangelical community are calling for President Trump to appoint former Congresswoman Michele Bachmann to replace her as UN Ambassador. Bachmann, a long-time friend of Israel, would surely continue Haley’s fine legacy but the left-wing is reacting to this possibility as a call to arms.
Anti-aging drug cocktail teases significant lifespan extension in early experiments
The unique drug cocktail almost doubled the mean lifespan in C. elegans, a result that is notably the largest lifespan extension ever reported using a drug intervention in animals. It was also reported that no adverse health effects were seen, and the drug seemed to extend the worm’s healthspan as well.
Hurricane Willa 2018: Category 3 storm makes landfall on Mexico’s Sinaloa coast
Conditions on Mexico’s Pacific coast worsened Tuesday as a Category 3 hurricane began bringing life-threatening storm surges, rain and wind to cities there. The center of Hurricane Willa and the storm’s hurricane-force winds were almost ashore, but first ravaging waves were battering the coast in Nayarit and Sinaloa states, according to the US National Hurricane Center. “Life-threatening storm surge, wind, and rainfall (are) spreading onshore,” the US hurricane center said.
Human Rights Watch: PA, Hamas Crush Palestinian Dissent
According to the report, Palestinian authorities have carried out dozens of arrests for critical posts on social media platforms, “which Palestinians increasingly rely on to share their views, connect with one another, and organize activities.” While the report said that practice of arresting citizens for nonviolent speech is a significant violation of human rights, it added that torturing of detainees by the Palestinians may constitute an actual crime against humanity given its systematic practice over many years.
How The Return of the Jewish People To Israel Is Changing Christianity
Although there have always been Christians who rejected replacement theology, the establishment and success of the State of Israel “upends that whole apple cart,”….it isn’t merely the creation of the State of Israel, but its success in nation-building, that caused many Christians to re-examine some of their fundamental beliefs about Judaism and the Jewish people.
Typhoon Yutu Forecast to Strike Saipan and Tinian in the Mariana Islands at Category 4 or 5 Intensity; Tropical Storm Warning for Guam
Super Typhoon Yutu: 200mph Winds and More Strengthening Expected.
A high-ranking Orthodox priest in Turkey landed a blow against Putin by invoking an obscure and ancient power from 451 AD
A powerful Orthodox priest activated a 1,567-year-old power to elevate the status of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church and make it on par with its Russian counterpart. Previously, Russia had power over the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, and the move damages its international prestige.
Liberals Outraged As Trump Admin Plans To Scientifically Define Gender According To Biological Condition Present At Birth
For the past 6,000 years, only two types of people have been born, either male or female. Occasionally there will be a mutation…But suffice to say, a third gender has never exited a human mother’s womb in the entire history of humanity. Even the miracle birth of Jesus to Mary…did not produce a third gender. No, it would take Barack Obama to produce more than the 2 genders created by God.
Employees and execs are failing drug tests at shocking rates
New York City employers are squarely blaming a raging drug epidemic for much of the trouble they have filling jobs in one of the tightest labor markets in a generation.
Mysterious ‘polio-like’ illness AFM is likely more widespread than reported, experts say
A “polio-like” condition that has left children in 22 states paralyzed may be more widespread than previously announced due to inadequate testing protocols and voluntary reporting requirements, experts say.
Putin is giving asylum to South Africa’s white farmers, who are being murdered and robbed of their land why the black government of the country
With the South African government intent on giving all of the nation’s farmland to blacks and white farmers being slaughtered in heinous, horrible violence, Russian President Vladimir Putin has opened his nation’s doors to South Africa’s white population. Now, about 15,000 Boers are planning to take advantage of Putin’s offer and take sanctuary in greener—and safer—pasture in an agricultural grassland region of Russia.
IRONY: The Israel-hating United Nations hires Israelis to protect their staff in dangerous countries
According to the United Nations, it is Israel’s aggressive approach to security that is one of the primary obstacles to peace in the Middle East.
West Virginia Democratic Candidate Was Pagan Witchcraft Cult Leader
A Democratic candidate for the West Virginia House of Delegates was an active leader in pagan witchcraft, The Daily Caller News Foundation has learned.
‘Evidence’ Americans funding migrant caravan
Millions of taxpayers dollars trafficked through food stamp fraud went to terrorists who funded their activities at home and abroad, according to an explosive report from the Government Accountability Institute
Report: Millions in Food Stamp Dollars Flowed to Terrorists
Millions of taxpayers dollars trafficked through food stamp fraud went to terrorists who funded their activities at home and abroad, according to an explosive report from the Government Accountability Institute.
Woman Declares Herself Pro-Life After Watching The ‘Gosnell’ Movie
The theaters may be dropping “Gosnell” but that doesn’t mean the movie is not fulfilling its mission of teaching people the horrors of abortion. Now, a college student who once considered herself pro-choice claims to have been changed by the film.
Texas Democrat Party Sends Voter Registration Applications to Dead People – One Woman Died 29 Years Ago
The Texas Democrat party is working overtime to reach out to their voter base–dead people and illegal aliens. Last week the Texas Democrat party got caught asking non-citizens to register vote and even went as far as sending them applications with the citizenship box pre-checked.
China, Russia, North Korea, and Iran Set For Electronic Pulse Attacks on U.S.
China, Russia, North Korea, and Iran are preparing nuclear electronic pulse attacks from space in a future conflict to cripple the U.S. military and plunge the United States into darkness, according to a declassified study.
CERN suspends professor after saying men are discriminated against in STEM fields – The College Fix
CERN has suspended Professor Alessandro Strumia for a controversial presentation he recently gave that claimed the field of physics is not sexist toward women, but that the truth does not matter because of a “political battle” from the outside.
Physician: Kids Transitioning Isn’t Worrisome Because De-Transitioning Isn’t Too Bad
Parents shouldn’t worry about letting their kids transition because going back to their biological sex isn’t that bad, a medical expert wrote Monday. “De-transitioning is rare and not as bad as people think,” Jack Turban wrote in a Monday article published by Vox. Turban is a resident physician in child and adolescent psychiatry at Harvard Medical School.
Peter Schiff Warning Becomes Reality: Global Markets Tumble Again
A potential catastrophe could occur when the current economic bubble bursts and Peter Schiff has been warning of this for a while now. The signs of economic distress are finally showing up as global markets tumbled Tuesday with European stocks touching a two-year low while United States equity futures are deep in the red.
U.S. Warships Transit Taiwan Strait
Two Navy warships transited the Taiwan Strait on Monday in a show of force in Pentagon efforts to push back against China’s expansive claims to control waters near the communist mainland.
The new taboo: More people regret sex change and want to ‘detransition’, surgeon says
Those wishing the reversal, Djordjevic says, have spoken to him about crippling levels of depression following their transition and in some cases even contemplated suicide. “It can be a real disaster to hear these stories,” says the 52-year-old. And yet, in the main part, they are not being heard.
In America, It’s OK to Traffic in Baby Parts—As Long As You Don’t Advertise Too Aggressively
You learn a lot about America when you research abortion. The procedure is legal but it is seen as a sacred right by a large number of very vocal people and so it is surrounded by rules but very often goes virtually unregulated. And it is amazing what some very educated, very liberal people will do when they know people are not looking.
IDF to provide morning-after pills in effort to decrease abortions
The Israel Defense Forces intends to start providing emergency contraceptive pills to female soldiers in an effort to decrease the number of abortions carried out among members of the armed forces.
Headlines – 10/24/2018
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