Ebola outbreak grows in Congo after health clinic attacks
More than 1,000 people have died from an Ebola outbreak that began in August in Democratic Republic of Congo. The country’s government is working with international aid organizations to contain the deadly disease but their efforts have been challenged by insecurity, including attacks on health clinics.
Mexican villagers beseech volcano goddess for rain, safety
It’s the Day of the Holy Cross, a religious holiday celebrated in many parts of Latin America that marks Byzantine Empress Saint Helena’s search for the cross on which Jesus was crucified. The ceremony at Iztaccíhuatl, though, mixes Catholic traditions with pre-Hispanic rituals and beliefs. The pilgrims sing Catholic hymns and hold Mass to ask the Virgin Mary to forgive their sins
Imam Calls Out Rashida Tlaib/Ilhan Omar for Defending Hamas Rockets
In the wake of a two-day rocket attack by Hamas and Palestinian Islamic Jihad firing approximately 700 rockets at Israel, freshman congressmen Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich) and Ilhan Omar (D-Minn) made public statements condemning Israel.
Christian Holiday Massacres: The New Norm
Although the Islamic terrorist bombings that rocked Sri Lanka last Easter Sunday—killing more than 300, most inside churches—have shocked many, spectacular terrorist attacks on Easter are much more common than supposed.
Philadelphia Muslim Children Sing About Decapitating Jews
On April 22, 2019, the Muslim American Society Islamic Center in Philadelphia (MAS Philly) uploaded a video of an “Ummah Day” celebration to its Facebook page in which young children wearing Palestinian scarves sang: “Glorious steeds call us and lead us [to] the Al-Aqsa Mosque. The blood of martyrs protects us … Take us, oh ships … until we reach our shores and crush the treacherous ones … Flow, oh rivers of martyrs!”
Trump Taps ‘True Believer’ to Head ICE
President Donald Trump is tapping a former border patrol chief who served in the Obama administration to lead Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the AP reports. Trump tweets that Mark Morgan “will be joining the Trump Administration as the head of our hard working men and women of ICE.” He added: “Mark is a true believer and American Patriot. He will do a great job!” The announcement comes amid a shake-up at the Department of Homeland Security triggered by the president’s frustration with the increasing number of migrants at the border.
Bolton Announces Carrier Strike Group Deployed In “Message” To Iran
The White House’s sending the USS Abraham Lincoln to the region, likely first near Qatar, makes the potential for a major incident leading to direct exchange of fire between the US and Iran now much more likely.
Study: 42 million Americans look to Bible for answers
The “State of the Bible” study conducted by the Barna Group and commissioned by the American Bible Society found 48 percent engage three or four times a year by using, listening to, watching, praying or using Bible text outside of a church service. Significantly, the study shows that 21 million new people are looking to the Bible for wisdom and guidance this year.
Pence: We stand by our great ally Israel
“We strongly condemn the attacks in Gaza by Hamas terrorists. Israel has the absolute right to defend itself & the U.S. stands by our great ally Israel,” Pence tweeted.
IDF Prepares to Answer Netanyahu’s Call to “Deal Hard Blow” to Gaza Terror Groups
Almost 500 rockets were fired at Israel from Gaza in less than 24 hours, beginning around 9:30 am on Saturday. The IDF responded by hitting over 220 military targets in Gaza with airstrikes and tank fire, killing at least two terrorists.
NASA Prepares For Asteroid Armageddon With Simulation Exercises
NASA, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), and their international partners are conducting planetary defense exercises for a potential asteroid impact. The “Armageddon” exercise (not the official name) is a simulation in preparation for disaster management planning for a potential asteroid impact and determination of possible ways to the response.
MN Health Education Mandate Tied to Planned Parenthood Ignites Explosive Debate on Minnesota House Floor
There were fireworks on the Minnesota House floor on April 23rd. Buried deep within the Omnibus Education Finance bill (HF2400) is a two page mandate requiring “Sexual Health Education” curriculum, aka Comprehensive Sex Ed (CSE). The language in the bill mandates CSE must be taught in every Minnesota public and charter school beginning as young as kindergarten.
Death Toll Rises to Three as Rocket Attacks Continue
Over 500 rockets have been fired at Israel from Gaza since Saturday morning. The sirens reached as far as Bet Shemesh, 12 miles west of Jerusalem, and Beersheba, 26 miles from the border with Gaza. The Iron Dome missile-protection system was claimed to have a 90 percent success rate, intercepting approximately 100 rockets.
Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin have first phone call since Mueller report findings
US President Donald Trump and Russia’s Vladimir Putin have discussed what Mr Trump again dismissed as the “Russian Hoax” in their first known phone call since the release of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report on Russian election meddling. Mr Putin chuckled about Mr Mueller’s findings, Mr Trump said. During their conversation on Friday, which the White House and Kremlin said lasted more than an hour,…
Anti-CRISPR molecules discovered that can block the gene editing technology
CRISPR technologies are undoubtedly becoming increasingly precise, but alongside enhanced precision is also the necessity for developing ways to inhibit or block the process – an anti-CRISPR molecule, if you will. New work from the Broad Institute and Brigham and Women’s Hospital has presented a study that homes in on small molecules that may have the ability to safely block the CRISPR gene editing process.
Cyclone Fani: More than 1,000 Bangladesh homes destroyed
Cyclone Fani has caused extensive damage in Bangladesh, despite weakening as it blew north from India. More than 1,000 homes have been destroyed and entire villages submerged in the South Asian country. At least five people died and 63 were injured.
Flooding from Michigan to the South damages homes, sends Mississippi River to 157-year-high in Davenport, Iowa
The Mississippi River ticked above levels reached in 1993 in Davenport, Iowa, the highest level there in 157 years. The city’s downtown area remained under water Friday, days after a temporary levee gave way. Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer declared a state of emergency Thursday for Wayne County. At least 3,000 homes have been damaged in Wayne County from flooding.
Pedophilia Being Taught As “Sexual Orientation” in California Schools
That is according to a top official for California’s Brea Olinda School District, who admitted to parents that it was being done — and that it would continue, despite the outrage. The implications are mind-blowing.
“Mass Sterilization”: Kenyan Doctors Find Anti-fertility Agent in UN Tetanus Vaccine
The HCG antigen is used in anti-fertility vaccines, but was found present in tetanus vaccines targeted to young girls and women of childbearing age. Dr. Ngare, spokesman for the Kenya Catholic Doctors Association, stated in a bulletin released November 4:
Ceasefire agreement reached between Israel and Gaza officials -report – Arab-Israeli Conflict
Palestinian officials said an Egyptian-mediated ceasefire agreement was reached with Israel on Monday to end a recent surge of violence in the Gaza Strip and southern Israel.
USS Lincoln strike group deployed to send Iran ‘clear and unmistakable’ message, Bolton says
The U.S. is sending the USS Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group and a bomber task force to the Middle East in order “to send a clear and unmistakable message to the Iranian regime,” National Security Adviser John Bolton announced Sunday night.
Swedish Doctor Says Deadly Parasitic Disease Has Doubled Since Muslim Refugee Wave
An infectious diseases doctor has warned that the number of cases in Sweden of Leishmaniasis, a parasitic disease which can lead to death, has doubled since the 2015 migrant wave.
After 500 are fired at Israel, the IDF sends massive reinforcements to the Gaza border and prepares for war
IDF bolsters forces in south. 8 terrorists eliminated in attacks by Air Force, while Gazan mother, daughter killed by Hamas fire.
San Francisco Sues to Overturn New Trump Rules and Force Doctors and Nurses to Do Abortions
The city of San Francisco has filed a lawsuit to overturn new pro-life regulations the Trump Administration put into place yesterday. The lawsuit could ultimately force doctors and nurses to kill babies in abortions or to refer women to abortion practitioners who will.
As Israel Prepares For A ‘Ground Invasion’ Of The Gaza Strip, Netanyahu Says Hamas Will Pay A ‘Heavy Price’ For Killing 4 Israelis
As I write this, it is 7:51 PM EST here in the state of Florida, and it is 2:51 AM in the sovereign nation of Israel. As the sun rises over the middle east in a little under 3 hours from now at 5:52 AM, Israel tanks will already have parked on the Gaza Strip border, waiting orders to enter into Gaza to root out Hamas and Palestinian Islamic Jihad terrorists.
YouTube’s Sinister Pedophile Community Continues To Flourish
YouTube has cracked down on the comment sections of videos featuring minors in them — sort of. Many videos that have young children in them still have comment sections and are still being used to exploit children.
Trump Administration Announces Protection For Religious Health Care Providers’ Conscientious Objections
The Trump administration announced a new rule on Thursday, protecting the right of doctors, nurses, insurers, and hospitals to opt out of providing services that conflict with their religious beliefs such as abortion or assisted suicide.
Facebook Is Involved In Activities That Every Christian Would Find Dangerous
Facebook is involved in activities that every Christian would find objectionable. What is it?
Senate Dems Delete Embarrassing Poll Showing 70% Prefer Kavanaugh Over RBG
Well that didn’t work out as planned…
Headlines – 5/6/2019
Hamas, Islamic Jihad: ‘We’re close to open war with Israel’
Hamas said seeking ceasefire; Palestinian Islamic Jihad warns of all-out war
Hamas says it doesn’t want a new war with Israel amid a UN call for restraint
Ceasefire reached after Hamas, Islamic Jihad fire 700 rockets at Israel
Rocket fire continues despite reports of progress toward ceasefire
A premeditated Ramadan offensive – Hamas leader Sinwar took a calculated risk by telling his operatives to launch rockets on Israel even while he was away in Cairo
Iron Dome hits 90% of rockets aimed at populated areas
Terror groups say ‘battle’ to continue until Israel gives in to their demands
IDF eliminates terrorist behind Iranian funding of Hamas
Targeted killings begin as security cabinet directs IDF to intensify strikes
Ilhan Omar defends Palestinians after terrorists rain down rockets on Israel
‘Enough is enough!’: Attacks on Israel ‘unconscionable,’ US envoys tell PM
Pompeo: Israel Has a Right to Defend Itself, Hope Cease-fire Will Be Restored
Trump to Palestinians in Gaza: ‘End the violence and work towards peace’
Abbas’ deputy: We will thwart ‘Deal of the Century’
Bible is Jewish deed to Land of Israel, settlement envoy tells UNSC
EU laments the ‘unspeakable suffering’ Gaza rockets inflict on Israelis
At least 28 people died in bloody Israel-Gaza attacks, signaling a violent resurgence for the first time in years
Ashdod man killed by rocket, raising death toll to 4, amid massive bombardment
Ashkelon father of four buried as Gaza conflict rumbles in background
Amid rocket fire, Israel shuts Tamar offshore gas field as precaution
IDF says it thwarted a Hamas cyber attack during weekend battle
Israeli Security Agencies Say Foiled Major Hamas Cyber Attack on Vital Infrastructure This Weekend
Amidror: Iran behind the Gaza escalation
Iran using all resources to sell oil in ‘grey market’: deputy minister
Iran grapples with sanctions in wake of US nuclear pullout
US deploying carrier and bomber task force in response to ‘troubling’ Iran actions
US sends aircraft carrier to Middle East, warns Iran of ‘unrelenting force’
USS Lincoln strike group deployed to send Iran ‘clear and unmistakable’ message, Bolton says
Turkey Says It Will Not Bow to U.S. Sanctions Over S-400 Deal
Turkey builds border wall inside Syria
Qatar tourism official says no visas for Egyptians, describes them as ‘enemies’
Libyan officials say 200 people have been killed in recent fighting
UN calls for week-long Libya Ramadan truce
Ramadan moon sighted in Saudi Arabia, holy month begins on Monday
Saudi King Salman calls for tolerance, moderation in Ramadan message
Taliban suicide bomber leads attack on an Afghan police HQ, 20 injured
Thirteen killed in Taliban attack on Afghan police compound
Pakistan says Indian fire kills two civilians in Kashmir
Trump Shrugs Off North Korean Weapons Test as Administration Seeks New Talks
US destroyers sail in disputed South China Sea
Sri Lanka expels 200 Islamic clerics after Easter attacks
Sri Lanka town under curfew after religious violence
Philippines: World’s Top Internet User Taps Fake News Busters for Elections
Trump attacks social media companies after Facebook bans
Trump Retweets Far-right, 9/11 Conspiracy Theorist Recently Banned From Facebook
Trump reverses course, says Mueller ‘should not testify’ before Congress
‘Hung jury’: Public remains divided over Mueller probe in new NBC/WSJ poll
Venezuela crisis: Guaido ‘considering asking US for military intervention’
Venezuela to strip immunity from lawmakers who backed coup bid
41 dead in Russian plane blaze disaster
5.5 magnitude earthquake hits near Santa Praxedes, Philippines
5.3 magnitude earthquake hits near Bengkulu, Indonesia
5.2 magnitude earthquake hits near Kainantu, Papua New Guinea
5.0 magnitude earthquake hits near Amahusu, Indonesia
5.0 magnitude earthquake hits near Isangel, Vanuatu
Sabancaya volcano in Peru erupts to 27,000ft
Ruiz volcano in Colombia erupts to 20,000ft
Fuego volcano in Guatemala erupts to 16,000ft
Reventador volcano in Ecuador erupts to 16,000ft
Sheveluch volcano on Kamchatka, Russia erupts to 13,000ft
Karymsky volcano on Kamchatka, Russia erupts to 12,000ft
Ebeko volcano in the Kuril Islands erupts to 10,000ft
Tropical Cyclone “Fani” forced one of the biggest human evacuations in history
India cyclone kills at least 33, hundreds of thousands homeless
Resistant ‘superbug’ hitting hospitals in N.Y., N.J. should be declared public health emergency, lawmaker says
Germany mulls fines to boost measles vaccination rates
Brunei says it won’t enforce gay death penalty after backlash
Buttigieg, husband meet with Jimmy Carter, sit in on Sunday school class
The American Church and the New Dark Ages
Dr. Michael Brown — Shilling for the NAR Yet Again
Investigation Shows Televangelists Living Lavish Lifestyles
The Spirit Bill Johnson wants you to follow
Rachel Held Evans, the Hugely Popular Christian Writer Is Dead at 37
Deaths of Cedar Hill pastor, family in suspicious house fire ruled murder-suicide
Laurel man who served as Maryland pastor heading to prison on child porn charges
Thousands Pack NYC’s Times Square for ‘Alive from New York’ to Witness Live 4D Ultrasound
Buttigieg, husband attend Jimmy Carter’s Sunday school class
Ancient 3,000-year-old tablet suggests Biblical king may have existed
Israeli rabbi: Notre Dame fire divine retribution? Church-burning can be ok
Christian persecution ‘at near genocide levels’