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(Aug 24 2019) - Saturday Evening Post : News of the Week
U.S.A. -- In the news for the week ending August 23, 2019, are a wristwatch, a movie to watch, some meat to eat, infeasible heat, and much more. Don’t You Own a Cellphone ??? New Bond Movie Has a Title ... Spam News ... When You Wish Upon a Star ... Meanwhile, in an Alternate Universe ...

(Aug 22 2019) - China Post : New Power Party elects new leader
TAIPEI -- New Power Party (NPP) legislative caucus whip Hsu Yung-ming was elected chairman of the party by its decision-making committee Wednesday. Hsu succeeds Chiu Hsien-chih, who stepped down Aug. 12 to assume responsibility for the departure of NPP Legislator Freddy Lim and over alleged conflict of interest ...

(Aug 21 2019) - Post Register : Lots of feedback on vaccine rules
IDAHO FALLS -- People will have a chance to weigh in on the Dept of Health & Welfare's admin' rules at a public hearing in Idaho Falls on Friday. Judging from the public comment the dept has received so far, immunization requirements & a couple of rules related to medical testing for newborns & CPS could be hot topics.

(Aug 20 2019) - BRICS Post : Credit Agency rates BRICS Bank AAA
JAPAN -- The BRICS New Development Bank was assigned a ‘AAA’ foreign currency long-term issuer rating with a stable outlook by Japan Credit Rating Agency, Ltd (JCR) on Aug 20. In its press release, JCR stated that NDB’s ‘AAA’ rating is based on its appraisal of the strong support for the Bank’s operations ...

(Aug 18 2019) - Sunday Post : Queen attends Aberdeenshire church
SCOTLAND -- The Queen has attended a church service near her summer residence in Aberdeenshire. She arrived at Crathie Kirk, near Balmoral Castle, on Sunday morning, along with the Earl and Countess of Wessex, who are known as the Earl and Countess of Forfar while in Scotland.

(Aug 17 2019) - Frontier Post : India’s clampdown continues ...
SRINAGAR -- Lockdown continued for a 13th consecutive day in occupied Kashmir to prevent people from holding demonstrations against India after revoking the special status of the Jammu & Kashmir earlier this month. According to Kashmir Media, 100's of people on Friday defied the curfew & took to the streets ...

(Aug 16 2019) - Activist Post : U.S. Military Designing A.I. Missiles ...
U.S.A. -- The U.S. military has long been obsessed with integrating artificial intelligence into weapons of war, and it appears that they are getting closer to the full-scale rollout of these systems. A couple of weeks ago I reported about a new type of facial recognition goggle that would help soldiers identify targets

(Aug 15 2019) - Post & Email : Gregg Jarrett Implicates Obama ...
CALIFORNIA -- On Thursday night’s “Hannity,” Fox News Legal Analyst Gregg Jarrett told host Sean Hannity that former White House occupant Barack Obama was aware of the FBI and CIA’s counterintelligence probe and surveillance of members of the 2016 Trump presidential campaign.

(Aug 14 2019) - Salisbury Post : County assumes ownership of School
SALISBURY -- The Rowan County commissioners have given final approval to a loan to make capital improvements to Rowan-Salisbury Schools facilities & plan to use Erwin Middle School as collateral. The $7.1 million loan through STI Institutional & Gov't Inc. was approved at a July board meeting. It'll be a 10-yr loan.

(Aug 12 2019) - Nottingham Post : New war memorial out of bounds
NOTTINGHAM -- The landmark new war memorial in Nottingham which was opened by royalty at the end of June is currently out of bounds. The Duke of Kent, Prince Edward, formally unveiled the memorial on Victoria Embankment, in the Meadows, which names 13,501 people from Nottinghamshire who died in the First World War.

(Aug 11 2019) - Bangkok Post : Thousands rally in Hong Kong ...
HONG KONG -- Thousands of Hong Kong protesters rallied on Sunday, defying a police ban on marches in the Chinese-controlled territory and continuing a restive weekend of demonstrations which saw police fire teargas overnight. Anti-government protests took place in different locations across the Asian financial hub,

(Aug 10 2019) - Wash Post : Epstein dead after suicide
NEW YORK CITY -- Jeffrey Epstein, the politically connected financier and registered sex offender charged recently with sexually abusing dozens of young girls in the early 2000s, has died by apparent suicide while in jail, and the FBI is investigating, the Bureau of Prisons said Saturday.

(Aug 09 2019) - Conservative Post :
The Greatest President Ever
CALIFORNIA -- While many insist that Trump is the WORST president ever, the exact opposite opinion is held by what appears to be a more quiet majority of Americans. Well, one person among that majority isn’t keeping so quiet. Oscar-winning Hollywood actor Jon Voight hasn’t been shy about his support for the president.

(Aug 08 2019) - Christian Post : El Paso churches give blood ...
TEXAS -- Churches in the El Paso area are giving prayers, counseling & blood to help the victims of the recent mass shooting that has so far resulted in 22 deaths. Over the weekend, a shooter entered a Walmart in El Paso & opened fire, killing 20 people & wounding several others in an incident believed to be ...

(Aug 06 2019) - Irish Post : Police officers on horseback ...
GALVESTON -- Two white police officers in Texas have been seen dragging an African-American suspect through the streets by rope while on horseback. The photos, which emerged on Monday, show the officers pulling a handcuffed black man down a wide, empty street, with a rope around his wrists.

(Aug 05 2019) - Frederick Post : S&P 500 plunges in worst loss ...
NEW YORK -- U.S. stocks plunged to their worst loss of the year Monday & investors around the world scrambled to sell on worries about how much President Trump's worsening trade war will damage the global economy. China let its currency, the yuan, drop to its lowest level against the dollar in more than a decade ...

(Aug 04 2019) - South China Morning Post : Hong Kong Protests ...
CHINA -- Hong Kong’s working-class district of Wong Tai Sin was rocked by unprecedented protest violence late on Saturday night, with residents turning on riot police who used tear gas in the streets of the densely packed neighbourhood. The chaos and violence raged on beyond midnight ...

(Aug 03 2019) - Gwinnett Post : What we know about the shooting
EL PASO, TX -- Police responded Saturday to an active shooter at a sprawling shopping complex in El Paso, Texas. The shooting took place at the Walmart, near the Cielo Vista Mall, Sgt. Robert Gomez, an El Paso police spokesman, told reporters. Police began receiving reports of an active shooter around 10 a.m.

(Aug 01 2019) - Activist Post : Mass Surveillance: 1/2 Already In
AMERICA -- The mass surveillance of innocent Americans continues as George Orwell’s 1984 becomes more of a reality with each passing day. “All told, we are barrelling toward a future where every ritual of public life carries implicit consent to be surveilled,” writes Sidney Fussell for The Atlantic.

(Jul 31 2019) - Forney Post : NASA Celebrates 50th Anniversary ...
HOUSTON, TX -- This month, a massive project to restore the historic Apollo Mission Control Center culminated with the room reopening to the public. Be one of the first to visit this National Historic Landmark as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing. Two years in the making ...

(Jul 30 2019) - Maravi Post : Conjoined Sisters Defeat Prediction
AMSTERDAM -- Twins conjoined at the head who will never be separated are surviving years beyond what doctors predicted. Neev & Nelly Kolestein, from Amsterdam, have been attached by the backs of their heads for 18 years, but have their own brains & bodies. Their mother, who does not want to be identified, was told ...

(Jul 29 2019) - Winona Post : $22M YMCA construction to begin
MINNESOTA -- The Winona Family YMCA’s new building will be even more expensive than last estimated: $22 million in total. Despite that, Y leaders are moving forward with the project; they have raised an extra $4 million already, and CEO Janneke Sobeck said the long-awaited construction project will begin next week.

(Jul 28 2019) - Post Star : NYPD looking for 2 shooters in Brooklyn
NEW YORK -- A community festival was coming to a close when gunfire erupted in a Brooklyn neighborhood, leaving one man dead, another person in critical condition & 10 others wounded, authorities said Sunday as they searched for 2 shooters they believe were involved. NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill said ...

(Jul 27 2019) - Jerusalem Post : Vatican slams Israeli authorities ...
ISRAEL -- 12 Catholic priests were evacuated on Thursday from the Church of the Transfiguration on Mt. Tabor when a fire raged for 10 hours before it was put out by emergency services. The Custody of the Holy Land, which oversees Vatican-owned Christian sites in Israel, said they appealed to Israeli authorities ...

(Jul 26 2019) - Monroe County Post : 4th & final suspect pleads guilty
BINGHAMTON -- The fourth and final member of the group accused of plotting to attack a Muslim community near Binghamton has pleaded guilty to his involvement in the plot. Nicholas Pheilshifter, who was 16 at the time of his arrest, had his case handled in adolescent court because of his age.

(Jul 25 2019) - Irish Post : Boris Johnson reaffirms plans ...
U.K. -- Boris Johnson has repeated his desire for an ‘Australian-style points system’ for immigration, raising fears of what this could mean for Irish immigration to the UK. The Australian system is notorious for being one of the strictest in the world, and any Irish people looking to immigrate to Oz must ...

(Jul 24 2019) - Orissa Post : Political instability to continue ...
BENGALURU -- Karnataka’s Caretaker Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy Wednesday said political instability would continue in the southern state even after the next government is formed due to uncertainty over its continuation and longevity. “I have told all the senior officials to implement the various schemes ...

(Jul 23 2019) - Denver Post : DOJ announces review of big tech
WASH D.C. -- DOJ announced that it's opening a wide-ranging antitrust review of “market-leading online platforms,” an unprecedented probe of the tech industry that could heighten calls for Amazon, Facebook & Google to be broken up. The new effort aims to explore "widespread concerns that consumers, businesses, and ..."

(Jul 22 2019) - Seattle Post : Council vs. Mayor Durkan on ...
SEATTLE -- Millions of dollars from Seattle's Sweetened Beverage Tax must go to the healthy food access programs touted when the city imposed a steep tax on sugary drinks, the Seattle City Council said in legislation passed Monday on a a 7-1 vote. The bill sets up a showdown with Mayor Jenny Durkan, who ...

(Jul 21 2019) - Pakistan Christian Post : 10-year-old beaten to death
FAISALABAD -- A 10-yr-old Christian child who chose to work in a dangerous scrap factory so he could support his mother who had to fend for a family of 2 boys & a drug-addict husband, was raped & tortured before being killed by his Muslim employers. Mohammad Akram & Irfan, were both arrested for murder ...

(Jul 20 2019) - Phnom Penh Post : Dengue death toll hits 25
CAMBODIA -- The Ministry of Health is pressing ahead with its campaign to wipe out the Aedes aegypti, mosquitoes & educate people to be careful about their health, as there has been little decline in dengue fever diagnoses since Jan in 9 provinces. The ministry said the number of people diagnosed this year ...

(Jul 19 2019) - Post & Courier : Ex-West Point leader named ...
COLUMBIA -- Robert Caslen, a retired three-star Army general, was named the next president of the University of South Carolina on Friday despite objections from students, faculty and donors who said the former West Point superintendent lacks the experience and personal skills for run the state’s flagship college.

(Jul 18 2019) - Kathmandu Post : Govt mulls signing agreement
KATHMANDU -- In response to the ongoing controversy over pesticide residue tests on imports of Indian farm produce, the government is mulling over signing a Mutual Recognition Agreement with India which provides reciprocal recognition for lab tests conducted in the two countries.

(Jul 17 2019) - NY Post : El Chapo sent to Supermax Prison
NEW YORK -- Don’t let the door hit you on the way out, Shorty. The feds wasted no time in getting rid of Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman — tossing the Mexican druglord into a helicopter to start his journey to the supermax prison in Colorado almost immediately after he was sentenced to life plus 30 years behind bars ...

(Jul 16 2019) - Patriot Post : New Asylum Rule Meant to Save Lives
WASH D.C. -- On Monday, DOJ & DHS announced a new rule regarding U.S. asylum laws. This comes in the wake of massive numbers of foreign migrants exploiting America’s asylum system as a means of de facto immigration. It comes as Dem's in Congress have been opposing any legislative solution to the border crisis ...

(Jul 14 2019) - Bristol Post : Bristol's Most Wanted ...
BRISTOL -- This month there has been no shortage of wanted criminals on the run from the police. Here are the faces of people Avon and Somerset police are trying to track down. They include a professional fighter now wanted in connection with the death of Polish man Lukasz Grabowski last November.

(Jul 13 2019) - Saturday Evening Post : America’s First Space Station
AMERICA -- The International Space Station operates today in Earth orbit, a joint venture between the space agencies of the United States, Europe, Japan, Canada, and Russia. In continuous use for over 20 years, it’s been visited or staffed by 236 people from 18 countries in that time, 149 of whom were Americans.

(Jul 12 2019) - Post & Email : Citizen Contacts U.S. Supreme Court
NEW YORK -- As he has in the past, New York State citizen Robert Laity on Friday sent a letter to U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John G. Roberts, copied to all members of that body, captioned, “Usurpations of the Presidency by fraud and subterfuge; Petition for Redress of Grievances.” Laity’s letter begins ...

(Jul 11 2019) - China Post : Arms sales will help Taiwan defense
WASH D.C. -- A recent arms sale package to Taipei approved by Washington was made based on United States law and intended to help boost Taiwan’s self-defense capabilities, Department of State spokesperson Morgan Ortagus said on July 9. “Well, I think everybody here in this room, especially all of you from ...

(Jul 10 2019) - Cape Breton Post : Supercharged loonie takes hit ...
CANADA -- The loonie took a hit after the Bank of Canada struck a neutral tone and held its interest rate steady at 1.75 per cent, but recovered its momentum by late afternoon to trade above 76.5 cents to the U.S. dollar. Mackenzie Investments chief economist and strategist Alex Bellefleur suggested the currency ...

(Jul 09 2019) - PanAm Post : The Global Order Ignoring Venezuela ...
PERU -- This weekend, the presidents of Colombia, Peru & Chile gathered for the XIV Summit of the Alliance of the Pacific, a regional trade bloc whose member states have committed to increased trade, cooperation & efficiency. Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra is hardly a household name, but his comments ...

(Jul 08 2019) - Weekend Post : Masisi’s life under threat - DIS
MOZAMBIQUE -- Magosi told the media yesterday that the intelligence organ is studying the developments with keen interest and warned anyone who tries to temper with the president’s life. “I’m warning them, we are watching,” he said. Magosi cautioned that the recent security threat should not be taken lightly,

(Jul 07 2019) - Sunday Post : Police report on gangster’s death ...
LONDON -- A secret report by police intelligence revealed the dead man was John Donovan, a 37-yr-old gangster said to be involved in delivering cocaine from London to Scotland & who had close links to a notorious underworld crime syndicate. But he was also, according to those closest to him, a happy ­family man

(Jul 05 2019) - Activist Post : Terraforming & Transhumanism ...
AMERICA -- If readers are leaning toward a more “woke” state of consciousness that truly there is spiritual warfare, which we are living in now, then there is much more ‘wokeness’ to come when 5G ‘finally has arrived’ with super gusto and full throttle. Current times are running close to empty for human kindness,

(Jul 03 2019) - Threat Post : Amazon Admits Voice Recordings Saved
AMERICA -- Amazon has acknowledged that it retains the voice recordings and transcripts of customers’ interactions with its Alexa voice assistant indefinitely. The admission raises questions about how long companies should be able to save highly-personal data collected from voice assistant devices.

(Jul 01 2019) - Wash Post : Protesters force their way into ...
HONG KONG -- Protesters forced their way into Hong Kong’s legislature Monday in an unprecedented act of civil disobedience. Here’s what we know. Protesters removed metal fencing, smashed glass doors at the Legislative Council building and began to occupy the complex. Police later vowed to “sweep” the building ...

(Jun 30 2019) - Conservative Post : She Just Dropped a Bombshell ...
CALIFORNIA -- One of Hollywood’s fastest-rising young actresses seemed to be waiting 'til her big break to drop a bombshell revelation. Naomi Scott plays Princess Jasmine in the new hit live-action adaptation of Disney’s “Aladdin.” The movie has been a surprise blockbuster, and (she's a follower of JESUS)

(Jun 28 2019) - Post & Mail : Takeaways from 2nd Dem' debate
MIAMI -- The roster for Thursday night's Democratic presidential debate demonstrated some of the party's major divisions — even before candidates started talking. Former Vice President Joe Biden entered Thursday's debate with the most to lose. In one powerful moment, it did not go well.

(Jun 27 2019) - Irish Post : New US Ambassador to Ireland sworn in
WASH D.C. -- An Ohio businessman with Irish roots, Edward Crawford is the first person to hold the position since Kevin O’Malley, who vacated the position when Barack Obama left office in Jan 2017. The new US Ambassador to Ireland was sworn into office by US Vice President Mike Pence who later took to Twitter ...

(Jun 26 2019) - Frontier Post : Afghan Special Forces kill 7 Taliban
HELMAND -- The Afghan Special Forces killed 7 Taliban militants during an operation in Helmand. The informed military sources said Tuesday that the Special Forces conducted the operation in Sangin district of Helmand. The sources further added that the Specials also destroyed a weapons cache during the same operation.

(Jun 22 2019) - SCM Post : Is US trying to break up the internet ???
CHINA -- It is a cliché to say that we live in a digital age, with many countries upgrading to become knowledge economies. There is also supposedly a digital divide, between those who have access to technology & those who do not. But the U.S.' recent action against Huawei – under a Trump admin' order ...

(Jun 21 2019) - Denver Post : Trump called off Iranian strikes ...
WASH D.C. -- President Trump said the U.S. was "cocked & loaded' to retaliate against Iran for downing an American drone, but he cancelled the missile strikes 10 minutes before they were to be executed after being told some 150 people could die. Trump tweeted that the U.S. will never allow Iran to have a nuclear weapon.

(Jun 20 2019) - Gwinnett Daily Post : US suicide rate is up 33%
U.S.A. -- The suicide rate in the U.S. continues to climb, with a rate in 2017 that was 33% higher than in 1999, new research finds. Suicide among people 15-64 increased significantly during that period, rising from 10.5 / 100,000 people in 1999 to 14 / 100,000 in 2017, the most recent year with available data.

(Jun 14 2019) - Post Searchlight : Voters urged to confirm address
GEORGIA -- Voters will need to pay attention to notices the Georgia Sec' of State's Office has mailed out to voters who have supplied the U.S. Postal Service with a change of address. According to state law, §21-2-233, the Sec' of State is authorized to compare the change of address info supplied by Postal Service

(Jun 10 2019) - Activist Post : The Omnipresent Surveillance State
U.S.A. -- It’s been 70 years since Orwell—dying, beset by fever and bloody coughing fits, and driven to warn against the rise of a society in which rampant abuse of power and mass manipulation are the norm—depicted the ominous rise of ubiquitous technology, fascism and totalitarianism in 1984.

(Jun 09 2019) - Daily Post : Issues affecting Nigeria’s economy
NIGERIA -- Gov' of the Central Bank of Nigeria, has said the bank, with some stakeholders, have identified smuggling & dumping as major challenges sabotaging the economic policies. The gov' said this on the sideline of a consultative roundtable titled, “Going for Growth” with some economic stakeholders in Lagos.

(Jun 07 2019) - Chichester Post : USA Declaration is out on display
ENGLAND -- West Sussex County Council was delighted that the Sussex Declaration, a rare copy of the American Declaration of Independence, was displayed at No 10 Downing Street during the presidential state visit to the UK. The declaration is one of only two contemporary handwritten ceremonial parchment manuscript copies,

(Jun 05 2019) - Jerusalem Post : High court rules against terrorist ...
ISRAEL -- The Israel High Court of Justice rejected a petition by Hamas members from Gaza against Minister of Interior Security Gilad Erdan's decision to prevent visits by families of incarcerated prisoners in Israel. The High Court of Justice accepted the position of Minister Erdan and ruled that on family visits ...

(Jun 03 2019) - China Post : Travelers not affected by visa rules
TAIPEI -- A recently-implemented rule that requires applicants for U.S. visas to submit their social media usernames, previous email addresses, and phone numbers, will not affect most Taiwanese travelers to the U.S. who visit the country visa-free, the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) said on June 2.

(Jun 02 2019) - Maravi Post : 12 dead in mass shooting ...
VIRGINIA BEACH -- Police confirmed that a city employee shot & killed 12 people, and injured several others, including a police officer, at the city’s Municipal Building on Friday. Virginia Beach Police confirmed that the suspect has also been killed, and said that it believes the suspect acted alone.

(Jun 01 2019) - Irish Post : Govt branded a ‘puppet’ of big oil
IRELAND -- Protesters have gathered outside Irish parliament to demand that the government stops blocking a bill which would ban fossil-fuel exploitation. Some are accusing the government of being a ‘puppet’ of big oil and gas and are claiming that they are intentionally ‘sabotaging’ the bill.

(May 29 2019) - Winona Post : Region faces need for EMTs
LEWISTON -- When something terrible happens, Americans take for granted that life-saving help is moments away. But providing that help takes trained people standing by at the ready, and in some communities, those people are stretched thin. Lewistonites gathered two weeks ago to celebrate Sandy Nisbit’s retirement

(May 27 2019) - Denver Post : Students secretly photographed ...
COLORADO -- A professor at the University of Colorado’s Colorado Springs campus led a project that secretly snapped photos of more than 1,700 students, faculty members & others walking in public more than 6 years ago in an effort to enhance facial-recognition technology. The photographs were posted online ...

(May 26 2019) - Orissa Post : No respite from heatwave ...
BHUBANESWAR -- There will be no respite from heatwave conditions till May 31 and it will continue to throw life out of gear particularly in the western & interior parts of Odisha, the regional centre of Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has warned. Reports from private weather forecasting agency suggested ...

(May 25 2019) - Seattle Post : Man injured in shooting
FEDERAL WAY -- Police are investigating an overnight shooting in Federal Way that left one person in serious condition. KIRO-TV reports the shooting occurred at around 3 a.m. Saturday on 37th Ave Southwest, near the Twin Lakes Golf & Country Club. Police responded to a shots fired call, and when they got there ...

(May 24 2019) - Goulburn Post : Moon landing 50th anniversary
AUSTRALIA -- At lunchtime on Monday July 21, 1969 people thronged the ground floor of Sydney's David Jones department store, but they were not there to shop. All eyes were fixed on a television set perched high on the perfume counter. Across the country similar crowds stared at televisions in shops, banks, pubs and ...

(May 23 2019) - Monroe County Post : What to know about measles
U.S.A. -- The CDC lists measles as a very contagious disease caused by a virus that is spread to others through coughing and sneezing. CNN headlined an Apr 24 report with “US measles outbreak is largest since disease was declared eliminated in 2000,” sharing that overall, 839 measles cases across 23 states in 2019.

(May 22 2019) - N.Y. Post : Pentagon admits investigating UFOs
PENTAGON -- The Pentagon has finally uttered the words it always avoided when discussing the possible existence of UFOs — “unidentified aerial phenomena” — and admits that it still investigates reports of them. In a statement provided exclusively to The Post, a DoD spokesman said a secret govt initiative called ...

(May 21 2019) - Post & Courier : 14 presidential candidates ...
SOUTH CAROLINA -- Democrats announced 14 of the 23 Democratic presidential hopefuls will speak at their party convention next month, making it the biggest assembly of the season so far. And this could be just the start. “I imagine that there'll be more,” Tim Sullivan, communications dir' for the party, said Tuesday.

(May 19 2019) - Sunday Post : UEFA chiefs accused of exploitation
SCOTLAND -- Football bosses have been accused of exploiting fans as they enlist an army of volunteers to work for free at the Euro 2020 tournament. Governing body UEFA wants 12,000 volunteers, including 1000 in Scotland, to fill a variety of roles during the showcase tournament. The unpaid jobs cover 24 areas and ...

(May 17 2019) - Kyiv Post : Russian occupation of Crimea ???
CRIMEA -- Bombshell details about Russia’s occupation of Crimea & attempts to break off S.E. Ukraine have now been made public as Ukrainian prosecutors shared previously unknown telephone intercepts depicting who appears to be Putin’s top advisor Sergei Glazyev orchestrating & financing the Russian occupation

(May 16 2019) - Post Independent : ‘Lack of response’ from BLM ...
COLORADO -- A recent letter from the city of Glenwood Springs to officials in the nation’s capital — followed by a personal visit — concerning Rocky Mountain Resources’ operations at the Transfer Trail limestone quarry does not mince words. The two-page letter sent to the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) ...

(May 15 2019) - BRICS Post : New Zealand mosque massacre ...
CHRISTCHURCH -- The mass murder of Muslims in two Christchurch, New Zealand mosques today serves as a grim reminder of the dangers of unchecked social media exchange. Those who plotted & executed the attack which killed at least 49 Muslims worshipers could not have done so without inspiration & support from ...

(May 14 2019) - National Post : UFO researcher Stan Friedman dies
FREDERICTON -- Stanton T. Friedman, nuclear physicist, lecturer and world-renowned devotee of extraterrestrial existence, has died at the age of 84. The famed UFO researcher died Monday at Toronto’s Pearson International Airport, his daughter Melissa Friedman confirmed Tuesday. She said he was on his way home ...

(May 12 2019) - Conservative Daily Post : Terror Camp Busted
ALABAMA -- The fact that these compounds even exist is disturbing and makes people wonder if the Muslim ‘refugees’ Obama imported have increased the problem. In what appears to be an abandoned dump, the FBI has discovered a terrorist training camp in Macon County, Alabama, along with the remains of a child.

(May 10 2019) - Baghdad Post : U.S. Designates Muslim Brotherhood
WHITE HOUSE -- Fawaz Gerges, a professor of political science said that President Trump's expected decision to designate the Muslim Brotherhood as terrorist will isolate the group. Living amidst this isolationist atmosphere & living in pain is part of the Brotherhood's DNA in the practice of politics, Gerges said.

(May 09 2019) - PanAm Post : The Three Phases of Socialism
VENEZUELA -- Venezuela is in a state of turmoil. After 20 years of the United Socialist Party of Venezuela, its economy is collapsing. As Venezuelans have tried to vote the PSUV out of office, its leader, Nicholas Maduro, has responded by creating a rival body to the National Assembly made up of govt supporters

(May 08 2019) - Bristol Post : Royal baby name announced
SUSSEX -- Ever since the Duchess of Sussex gave birth to the new royal baby, one question has been on the lips of the public more than any other. Fans of the royal family have been desperate to find out the name of Prince Harry's and Meghan Markle's bundle of joy. And today May 8, the happy couple have shared ...

(May 06 2019) - Wash Post : Alexa, eavesdropping the whole time
U.S.A. -- Would you let a stranger eavesdrop in your home & keep the recordings? For most people, the answer is, “Are you crazy?” Yet that’s essentially what Amazon's been doing to millions of us with Alexa's microphone-equipped speakers. And it’s hardly alone: Bugging our homes is Silicon Valley’s next frontier.

(May 05 2019) - China Post : Overseas firms pledge to invest
TAIPEI -- An additional 7 Taiwan firms have pledged to invest more than $34 billion in Taiwan at a time when the govt is urging companies operating overseas to relocate some of their investments back to the island, the Ministry of Economic Affairs said. The firms’ investment plans, which are expected to create ...

(May 04 2019) - Palm Beach Post : Charter schools won’t get $$$
TALLAHASSEE -- After a battle late Friday night, the Florida Legislature dropped a proposal that would have sent about $20 million in voter-approved local money to Palm Beach County’s charter schools, but it kept the door open to tax money sharing in future school referendums across the state. In Palm Beach County ...

(May 03 2019) - Greanville Post : How to make a solid news stream
U.S.A. -- It can be hard to find a supply of info about what’s going on in the world that isn’t being manipulated by power. You find a news outlet you like, then you start to notice them hiring reporters who regurgitate the establishment line on WikiLeaks or Syria. You shift to trying to get your news from ...

(May 02 2019) - Huffington Post : Another Dem' for President
DENVER -- U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet of Colorado says he is seeking the Democratic nomination for president in 2020. The three-term senator made the announcement Thursday on CBS’ “CBS This Morning.” He is now among more than 20 Democrats seeking the party’s presidential nomination.

(May 01 2019) - Conservative Daily Post : Alabama outlaws abortion
ALABAMA -- In a move that has infuriated democrats, the Alabama House voted overwhelmingly yesterday to outlaw almost every form of abortion in the state. Christians have been praying for this, and the republican dominated House of Representatives voted 74-3 to pass the measure that would forbid abortions ...

(Apr 29 2019) - Bangkok Post : Activist fined for Facebook post
SINGAPORE -- An activist was fined for questioning the independence of the judiciary on Facebook, the latest case to highlight what critics say is the country's heavy-handed approach towards dissent. While it is wealthy & modern in many ways, tightly-controlled Singapore is regularly criticised by rights groups

(Apr 28 2019) - Pakistan Christian Post : Pastor Forgives Bombers
SRI LANKA -- The senior pastor of a Sri Lankan evangelical congregation says he has forgiven the suspected Islamic militants who bombed his church on Easter Sunday, killing dozens of people. Pastor Roshan Mahesan of the Zion Church in Sri Lanka’s eastern city of Batticaloa also thanked those offering prayer and support.

(Apr 27 2019) - Post & Email : Obama Birth Certificate Next ???
HAWAII -- 8 years ago this morning, an image was uploaded to the White House website said to be a scan of a certified copy of the “long-form” birth certificate of then-White-House-occupant Barack Obama demonstrating that he was born at the Kapiolani Maternity & Gynecological Hospital in Honolulu, HI on Aug 4, 1961.

(Apr 26 2019) - India Post : Mexico ready to apologise ...
MEXICO CITY -- Mexico’s president said Thursday he was willing to offer an apology to the United States, if necessary, to cool an escalating war of words over a border confrontation between US and Mexican troops. “If necessary, the secretary of foreign affairs will send a note explaining how the facts occurred and ...

(Apr 25 2019) - SCM Post : United States is veering away ...
CHINA -- When the curtain raises on the 2nd Belt & Road Forum in Beijing on Thursday, 40 foreign leaders & thousands of delegates from more than 100 countries will be there to witness China’s most important diplomatic event of the year. The one noticeable absentee will be China’s largest trading partner, the United States

(Apr 24 2019) - Dover Post : Making each vote count
DELAWARE -- Voters heading to the school board elections next month will find something new: updated voting machines, the first major change in more than 20 yrs to the way the First State casts ballots. Its time had come, State Election Commissioner Elaine Manlove said. The old machines, from 1996, were obsolete.

(Apr 23 2019) - Central Florida Post : Ignored Alleged Lynchings ...
DOVER -- During the late Beau Biden’s time as A.G. & his father’s as V.P., both Bidens failed to properly investigate a series of lynchings in Dover, Delaware. According to reports from The Dover Post & Red State from 2012-2013, residents of the capitol city felt ignored by community leaders & elected officials ...

(Apr 22 2019) - Jerusalem Post : Sanction waivers on Iran to end
WASH D.C. -- The White House officially announced Monday the intention to end sanctions waivers to eights countries that are still trading oil with Iran, increasing the "Maximum pressure" campaign on the Islamic Republic. Current exemptions are set to expire in early May.

(Apr 21 2019) - Punching Bag Post : Mueller pulls a Comey
WASH D.C. -- Almost 3 years ago, I tuned in to then FBI Director James Comey’s press conference announcing the conclusion of the agency’s investigation of the handling of govt email by Hillary when she served as Secretary of State under Obama. As I heard Comey layout a litany of misdeeds by Clinton ...

(Apr 20 2019) - New York Post : Trump - the Russia Hoax is dead
WHITE HOUSE -- President Trump was back on the attack Saturday, denouncing Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report while proclaiming that it proved that “the Russia Hoax is dead!” “Despite the fact that the Mueller Report should not have been authorized in the first place & was written as nastily as possible by ...”

(Apr 19 2019) - Jesuit Post : Easter for the Heavy-Hearted
FRANCE -- I found out about the fire at Notre Dame from a student on her way out of class. I walked from my classroom to my office, scrolling through the twitter images of the spires, flames, blackened stone & crowds aghast in horror of the scene. Staring at the people watching, I felt like I want to join them.

(Apr 17 2019) - China Post : Notre Dame: A Symbol of France
FRANCE -- Since its construction at the end of the 12th century, the iconic Notre Dame Cathedral has been a cherished monument of French cultural heritage. Many now fear that the massive fire that engulfed its structure on Monday will irreparably damage the beloved religious monument. Historians estimate building began in 1163.

(Apr 16 2019) - Activist Post : Gun Control Advocates Want ... What
U.S.A. -- Anti-gun activists & politicians are doing everything they can to effectively disarm the public. Already this year, extreme & unconstitutional gun control measures have been proposed at the state & federal levels. There has been a lot of pushback, thankfully: a growing number of counties (and even some states)

(Apr 15 2019) - Maravi Post : Of election debates, mercenaries ...
MALAWI -- Atupele was the mercenary of Peter Mutharika & the govt; sent to scupper as well as stifle the unique meaning of debate. The DPP govt succeeded in using Atupele Muluzi as a mercenary to attack solution-providers in Lazarus Chakwera & Saulos Chilima, who were there for a true encyclopedia of debate.

(Apr 14 2019) - National Post : Giving monkeys human brain genes
CHINA -- Their brains may not be bigger than normal, but monkeys created with human brain genes are exhibiting cognitive changes that suggest they might be smarter, and the experiments have ethicists shuddering. In the wake of the genetically modified human babies scandal, Chinese are drawing condemnation ...

(Apr 13 2019) - Jakarta Post : Brotherhood by culture
MALIBORO -- Several people were carrying tumpeng (cone-shaped rice with side dishes, including whole grilled chicken) as they headed to the Yogyakarta gubernatorial office. Clad in traditional Javanese attire, they are members of the Malioboro Community Forum & were holding an event to strengthen their ties.

(Apr 12 2019) - Frontier Post : At least 20 martyred in Quetta
QUETTA -- At least 20 people including 2 children were martyred after an (IED) exploded at a vegetable market in Quetta on Friday. The death toll was confirmed by DIG Quetta Abdul Razzaq Cheema. One Frontier Corps soldier was also martyred in the attack while 48 others, including 8 security personnel, were injured.

(Apr 11 2019) - Wash Post : WikiLeaks’ Assange arrested in London
LONDON -- British authorities arrested WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Thursday in response to an American extradition request, and a U.S. federal court unsealed an indictment charging him with a single count of conspiracy to hack a classified Defense Department computer. Assange was taken into custody by ...

(Apr 10 2019) - Charlotte Post : Second chance for former inmates
CHARLOTTE -- It’s graduation day for entrepreneurs with criminal records. Inmates to Entrepreneurs, a nonprofit that provides free entrepreneurship education and mentorship to former offenders, is graduating its second class of Charlotte students April 11 at 7 p.m. at the Movement Center on Freedom Drive.

(Apr 09 2019) - Seattle Post : Boeing orders & deliveries tumble ...
DALLAS -- Orders & deliveries of Boeing's 737 Max plunged in the 1st quarter as the plane was grounded around the world following a 2nd deadly crash. Boeing disclosed that it received no new orders for the Max in March. It took 29 net orders for 737s in the first 3 months of the year, but it appeared that ...

(Apr 08 2019) - Orissa Post : Court rejects plea against extradition
LONDON -- A UK High Court judge has denied embattled liquor tycoon Vijay Mallya permission to appeal against his extradition order to India to face alleged fraud & money laundering charges amounting to Rs 9,000 crores. The 63-year-old former Kingfisher Airlines boss had filed the application in the High Court after ...

(Apr 07 2019) - Kyiv Post : Kherson governor resigns ...
KYIV -- Kherson Oblast Gov' Andriy Hordeyev has given his resignation to President Petro Poroshenko. Activists accuse the governor of involvement in the murder of Kherson city council member & anti-corruption activist Kateryna Gandziuk last year. Hordeyev has denied the allegations, but eventually gave in to resign.

(Apr 06 2019) - Patriot Post : Dem's Replace POW/MIA Flags ...
WASH D.C. -- A number of Democrat lawmakers on Capitol Hill temporarily replaced the POW/MIA flags posted outside their offices with flags honoring the transgender movement. “It’s a jarring sight on the 5th floor of the Longworth House Office Building,” Family Research Council President Tony Perkins wrote in his column.

(Apr 05 2019) - Borneo Post : No dengue outbreak ... so far
MIRI -- The Sarawak Health Department has dismissed the message of a dengue outbreak in Kampung Lusut & Taman Tunku here as “inaccurate”, saying only one case was reported. State Health Director Dr Jamilah binti Hashim said the single infection case reported was from Kampung Lusut Jaya 3 and none in Taman Tunku.

(Apr 04 2019) - Post Independent : Youth vaping an ‘epidemic’ ...
U.S.A. -- The number of middle & high school students who used a tobacco product increased dramatically — from 3.6 million users to 4.9 — between 2017 & 2018, driven largely by e-cigarette use. The FDA's calling this youth tobacco use an epidemic, noting that it’s one of the largest public health challenges ...

(Apr 03 2019) - Asian Pacific Post : Asian airlines named the cleanest
JAPAN -- A new survey has dished the dirt on which carriers offer the most pristine experiences for fliers. Japan's ANA All Nippon Airways was named the cleanest airline in the world, as part of the Skytrax World Airline Awards 2018. The Japanese carrier claimed the top spot ahead of Taiwan's EVA Air and ...

(Apr 02 2019) - Wilson Post : Man sentenced to life in prison
TENNESSEE -- Wilson County Criminal Court Judge Brody Kane sentenced Trenton Bell to life in prison with the possibility of parole last week after a jury convicted Bell of 1st-degree murder, tampering with evidence & abuse of a corpse. Kane did not sentence Bell for the charges of tampering with evidence & abuse of a corpse.

(Apr 01 2019) - Threat Post : March Madness Scams ...
U.S.A. -- Researchers have seen March Madness-related phishing scams, fake domains & adware spike as cybercriminals take a pass at tournament viewers. With the 2019 NCAA tournament’s Final Four around the corner, researchers are urging viewers to be wary of a slew of March Madness-related phishing attacks, adware installers and

(Mar 30 2019) - Forney Post : Election Fraud Unit Arrests Woman ...
TEXAS -- Attorney General Ken Paxton recently announced that the Election Fraud Unit of his office arrested Bernice Annette Garza for using a dead person’s identity to vote illegally in the Mar 1, 2016, Democratic primary in Starr County. Garza was indicted by a grand jury in Hidalgo County and is charged with ...

(Mar 29 2019) - BRICS Post : Russian troops needed in Venezuela
WASH D.C. -- On Friday, National Security Adviser John Bolton warned that moves to deploy military resources in Venezuela would be seen as a direct threat to international peace & security in the region. “We strongly caution actors external to the Western Hemisphere against deploying military assets to Venezuela”

(Mar 25 2019) - Palm Beach Post : Trump recognizes Golan Heights
WASH D.C. -- President Donald Trump signed a proclamation on Monday recognizing Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights, reversing more than a half-century of U.S. policy. Standing alongside Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House, Trump made formal a move he announced in a tweet last week.

(Mar 24 2019) - China Post : Wartime tunnel in Taichung opens ...
TAIPEI -- Qing Shui Gui Dong, the underground military tunnel built during the Japanese occupation era, is located in the northeastern side of Aofong Mountain Park in Taichung. To attract more visitors, the 420-meter-long tunnel has recently been repaired; and it will be open in April to the public ...

(Mar 23 2019) - Greanville Post : Russiagate Is Really Finished
WASH D.C. -- Robert Mueller : Deep State's tool and current Democrat battering ram. The indictment’s timing and its content are obviously as fallacious as the whole Mueller circus, a political witch-hunt. Trump cam be assailed legitimately from the left, but that won’t do for the CIA-infested Democrats.

(Mar 22 2019) - Phnom Penh Post : Kingdom seeks FTA with EAEU
CAMBODIA -- Cambodia is negotiating a free trade agreement (FTA) with the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), a common market comprised of five nations of the former Soviet Union, hoping the new market will maintain the Kingdom’s economic growth. The EAEU – comprised of Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Russia,

(Mar 21 2019) - Huffington Post : National Guard pulled from Border
CALIFONIA -- Making good on a promise he made last month, Gov. Gavin Newsom is defying President Trump & pulling National Guard troops from the border to start working on wildfire prevention efforts in the coming weeks. California National Guard confirmed that the Guard is moving forward with Newsom’s plan.

(Mar 19 2019) - Bangkok Post : Bangkok pushes WTO system
THAILAND -- Thailand is hoping to convince Asean members to promote & restore the World Trade Organization's multilateral system of settling disputes. Auramon Supthaweethum, director-general of the Trade Negotiations Dept', said as Thailand chairs Asean this year it will make such a proposal at the 2nd meeting ...

(Mar 18 2019) - Conservative Daily Post : Dem's Block Voters
WASHINGTON -- Washington (State) wants to make it impossible for citizens who support the president to be able to vote for him in 2020. The state senate passed a bill that would require all candidates on the ballot for president to released 5 years of tax returns before appearing in the primary or general election.

(Mar 17 2019) - Bristol Post : A New 'Porn Block' ...
U.K. -- A 'porn block' designed to stop under 18's from watching sexually explicit sites is coming into force next month. But more than 3/4 of Britons are not aware the online age-verification rules are set to be introduced. The British Board of Film Classification, which classifies movies, will be regulating the sites ...

(Mar 16 2019) - Activist Post : Busted: The Club Of Rome ...
NWO -- The venerable global elite group, The Club of Rome, has tipped its hand by gushing over the Sunrise Movement & the Green New Deal. Founded in '68, the Club of Rome was the original group who created crisis-mode global cooling & global warming. They produced the infamous treatise called “The Limits to Growth” ...

(Mar 15 2019) - Dominion Post : Justice, looking for roads money ...
CHARLESTON -- Gov. Jim Justice, who is looking for money to improve West Virginia roads, said this week he isn’t sure what he’ll do with legislation that would cut steam coal severance taxes over the next few years. The Legislature passed that bill last Saturday. It cuts the severance tax from 5% to 3% across 3 years ...

(Mar 14 2019) - Cedar Springs Post : USDA & FDA reach agreement
WASH D.C. -- The U.S. Dept of Agriculture’s Food Safety & Inspection Service & the U.S. Dept of Health & Human Services’ Food & Drug Administration announced Mar 7 they had reached a formal agreement to jointly oversee the production of human food products derived from the cells of livestock & poultry.

(Mar 13 2019) - Pittsburgh Post : Earth’s environment is deadly
WASH D.C. -- Earth is sick with multiple & worsening environmental ills killing millions of people yearly, a new U.N. report says. Climate change, a global major extinction of animals and plants, a human population soaring toward 10 billion, degraded land, polluted air & plastics, pesticides & hormone-changing chemicals

(Mar 10 2019) - Sunday Post : Gales and snow batter Britain
BRITAIN -- Gales and snow caused disruption and battered parts of Britain as winds of up to 65mph swept through southern parts of England. Police forces reported closed roads due to snow on Sunday, while others said they had been called to a number of fallen trees.

(Mar 09 2019) - Paradise Post : Switching daylight saving time ???
SACRAMENTO -- Californians early Sunday will join most of the country in the yearly ritual of switching their clocks an hour ahead for daylight saving time. Will they be allowed to keep them that way? In a surprise move last November, Californians made clear they are tired of changing their clocks and ...

(Mar 08 2019) - Jerusalem Post : Trump: Dem's are 'anti-Israel' ...
WASH D.C. -- President Trump on Friday accused the Democratic Party of being anti-Israel & anti-Jewish, a day after the US House of Representatives passed a revised resolution condemning bigotry, instead of the originally drafted resolution which focused solely on antisemitism. Speaking to reporters, Trump said ...

(Mar 07 2019) - PunchingBag Post : Ilhan Omar: A Jewish Perspective
WASH D.C. -- If there’s one person who’s possibly been giving Democrat lawmakers more headaches than President Trump it’s ironically their own Representative Ilhan Omar. While it might seem initially odd for Democrats to be so perturbed by one of their own politicians, the reality is Omar’s continuous controversy ...

(Mar 06 2019) - Post & Mail : Michael Cohen 4th day of testimony ...
WASH D.C. -- President Trump's former lawyer is returning to Capitol Hill for a 4th day of testimony as Dem's pursue a flurry of investigations into Trump's White House, businesses & presidential campaign. Cohen became a key figure in those investigations after turning on the President & cooperating with special counsel

(Mar 05 2019) - New York Post : Clintons accused of nepotism ...
IRELAND -- A Democratic foreign policy adviser wrote in a new book that Bill and Hillary Clinton were guilty of nepotism, dishonesty and vindictiveness nearly two decades ago when she served as their adviser on Irish issues. Trina Vargo, who founded the US-Ireland Alliance, a DC-based nonprofit, spent years advising ...

(Mar 04 2019) - Activist Post : Sleeper VACCINE-caused Mutations
U.S.A. -- Autism Spectrum Disorder anomalies actually can be prevented if the CDC & FDA were to permit physicians to perform a PCR test (Polymerase chain reaction) prior to administrating any vaccinations & similar to the Apgar test an infant receives immediately after birth. PCR testing could eliminate the mandated problematic Hepatitis-B vaccine given within 24 hours of birth ...

(Mar 03 2019) - National Post : ISIL fighters want to go home
LONDON -- The Dutch man who married a British teenager after she ran away to join ISIL says he wants to return home to the Netherlands with Shamima Begum and their newborn son. Yago Riedijk, 27, told the BBC from a Kurdish-run detention centre that he met Begum within days of her arrival in Syria when she was 15.

(Mar 02 2019) - Jakarta Post : Global surge in measles poses threat
WORLD -- An alarming global surge in measles cases poses a threat to children & more efforts are needed to improve vaccine coverage, U.N. Children's Fund said Friday. 10 countries, including Ukraine, the Philippines & Brazil, account for nearly 3-quarters of the increase in measles cases in 2018, UNICEF said.

(Mar 01 2019) - Maravi Post : Sudan’s Pres' hands over leadership
KHARTOUM -- Sudanese President, Omar al-Bashir, has handed leadership of the country’s ruling party to his newly appointed deputy, the party said Thursday, weeks into protests against Bashir’s rule. According to AFP, demonstrations & deadly clashes have rocked al-Bashir’s iron-fisted rule since December and ...

(Feb 28 2019) - Frontier Post : Pakistan’s armed forces on high alert
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan’s armed forces are on high alert along the Line of Control (LoC) and ready for any eventuality, the military’s media wing Inter Services Public Relations said on Thursday. Contingents of Pakistan Army are on high alert along the LoC and prepared to deal with any Indian aggression, ISPR said.

(Feb 27 2019) - Wash Post : Trump offers public embrace of ???
HANOI -- President Trump offered a public embrace of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Wed as they opened a 2-day nuclear summit here, referring to the brutal authoritarian ruler as “my friend” & stating that he is “satisfied” with the progress of their negotiations. "Some people would like to see it be quicker ..."

(Feb 25 2019) - Threat Post : Google Ditches Passwords ...
CALIFORNIA -- On Monday, Google and the Fast IDentity Online (FIDO) Alliance announced that devices running Android 7 or later are certified by the FIDO2 standard, meaning that users can forego using passwords and instead use their fingerprint or a PIN to log into browsers or apps on their devices.

(Feb 22 2019) - Seattle Post : The number of retail stores closing
AMERICA -- The staggering rate of store closures that has rocked the retail industry over the last couple years is expected to continue in 2019, with roughly the same level of closures expected this year. Retailers closed a record-breaking 102 million sq ft of store space in 2017, then smashed that record in 2018 ...

(Feb 21 2019) - Charlotte Post : Black History losing relevance ???
U.S.A. -- Feb is Black History Month. I am a legitimate senior citizen & I can remember when this month of extolling the greatness of our people started out as a week. The person most associated with the beginning of black history is Carter G. Woodson. The records indicate that he was a scholar & that he studied our history.

(Feb 20 2019) - Patriot Post : The Coup Co-Conspirators
WASH D.C. -- Disgraced former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, who became acting director after Trump fired his disgraced mentor & boss, James Comey, is doing a masterful job promoting his new book, The Threat. Last weekend, he launched the book tour with a “60 Minutes” interview ... since his own firing.

(Feb 19 2019) - Dover Post : Bump stock-equipped AR-15 confiscated
DOVER -- Police have arrested 45-year-old Joseph Carter after a search turned up an AR-15 rifle equipped with a bump stock. Department spokesman Mark Hoffman said detectives from the Drugs, Vice & Organized Crime unit got a tip that Carter had the illegally equipped weapon at a home in the 400 block of New Castle Ave.

(Feb 18 2019) - Orissa Post : Pulwama: JeM commander killed
SRINAGAR -- 2 Jaish terrorists, including a Pakistani commander of the group being investigated for his role in the Feb 14 CRPF bombing & an Army major were among the 7 people killed in an encounter in Jammu & Kashmir’s Pulwama district Monday, officials said. At least 6 security personnel were injured in the gun battle.

(Feb 17 2019) - Kyiv Post : Poroshenko calls for international unity
GERMANY -- Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko used his time at the Munich Security Conference to rally the international community for stronger unified actions against Russia on Feb. 16. In a meeting the same day, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence told Poroshenko that the United States strongly supports Ukraine.

(Feb 16 2019) - Saturday Evening Post : Same-Sex Marriage and ...
SAN FRANCISCO -- 15 years ago, Mayor Gavin Newsom directed the city-county clerk to issue same-sex marriage licenses in San Francisco. What followed changed the country forever. It’s easy to think of individuals committing acts of civil obedience. But it’s harder to think a city creates civil disobedience.

(Feb 15 2019) - BRICS Post : Russia : No new Syria offensive
RUSSIA -- The leaders of Iran, Russia & Turkey have signed a 17-point final communique outlining their trilateral approach to stabilizing Syria but Moscow says there will be no new offensive in the north. Presidents Rouhani, Putin & Erdogan said they were committed to “the sovereignty, independence, unity ...”

(Feb 14 2019) - Prairie Post : Can Canadians afford Liberal govts?
CANADA -- Given one expensive mess after the other in Ontario and B.C. and the blown billions in Ottawa; I doubt it. One would think the repetitive, ubiquitous, oppressing behaviour should be a clue toward failed expectations for the less than 40% of Canadians who voted them into power, which they handle so poorly.

(Feb 13 2019) - SCM Post : Think smarter & carry a bigger stick
CALIFORNIA -- The U.S. must change course & compete smarter with China rather than sever ties between the world’s two biggest economies, a group of prominent American China-watchers & former US officials have warned. The warning was contained in a report released Tuesday by a task force led by Orville Schell ...

(Feb 12 2019) - Denver Post : Bill tying Colorado’s electoral votes
COLORADO -- The Colorado House is taking up a bill this week that would change how the country elects the president - if other states get on board. The bill, passed by the Senate 19-16 last month, would add Colorado to a growing list of states that have pledged to give their Electoral College votes to whomever wins ...

(Feb 11 2019) - Activist Post : Bill to Remove Income Tax from ???
WASH D.C. -- The battle to end taxation of constitutional money has reached the federal level as U.S. Rep' Alex Mooney (R-WV) today re-introduced sound money legislation to remove all federal income taxation from gold & silver coins & bullion. The Monetary Metals Tax Neutrality Act (H.R. 1089) backed by ...

(Feb 09 2019) - Baghdad Post : Police arrest ISIS financier ...
IRAQ -- A security force on Friday arrested a financier of ISIS terrorist group in the West Bank of Mosul, according to security media center. The arrested terrorist had been funding ISIS by smuggling oil & its derivatives, adding that an arrest warrant has been issued against him earlier over terrorism charges.

(Feb 08 2019) - Phnom Phenh Post : Why VN for Trump-Kim meet?
VIETNAM -- Communist-run but with capitalist leanings, and a friend to both the US and North Korea, Vietnam will host the next summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un from February 27-28. Like North Korea, Vietnam was once locked in a bloody and bitter war with the United States.

(Feb 07 2019) - Forney Post : Texas’ Voter Reg' Consistent
TEXAS -- A legal team from Attorney Gen' Ken Paxton’s office vigorously defended Texas’ voter registration procedures during oral arguments before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit. They demonstrated that Texas’ registration process is consistent with the National Voter Registration Act (NVRA) and ...

(Feb 06 2019) - China Post : Moscow faces 300 bomb threats ...
MOSCOW -- Russian news reports say that a flurry of fake bomb calls has prompted the evacuation of tens of thousands. The Interfax news agency said the city’s emergency services received nearly 300 bomb threats Tuesday, resulting in the evacuation of about 50,000 people. The state RIA Novosti news agency said ...

(Feb 05 2019) - Jerusalem Post : Iran vows to 'teach Israel a lesson'
LONDON -- Iran warned Israel on Tuesday of a "firm & appropriate" response if it continued attacking targets in Syria, where Tehran has backed President Assad & his forces in their nearly 8-Year War against rebels & militants. Israel, which views Iran as its biggest security threat, has repeatedly attacked Iranian targets

(Feb 04 2019) - Conservative Post : $100 Bln for Slavery Reparations
LOS ANGELES -- Author Marriane Williamson told CNN she wants to give $100 billion for slavery reparations. “We need someone to articulate what’s happening, the deeper levels of moral dysfunction,” Williamson said. “I have had a 35-yr career in naming & transforming those dynamics. That’s my qualification for president”

(Feb 03 2019) - Sunday Post : Scotland’s FBI torched files ...
SCOTLAND -- Two senior police officers who led a crime-fighting force announced their retirement last week as a court judgement revealed mismanagement and cover-up at the elite agency. Police Scotland’s Deputy Chief Constable Johnny Gwynne and Stephen Whitelock, lead investigator at the HM Inspectorate of Constabulary,

(Feb 02 2019) - Palm Beach Post : Trump in Palm Beach ...
FLORIDA -- President Trump ended the longest golf drought of his presidency in legendary fashion on Saturday by playing on his Jupiter course with Jack Nicklaus & Tiger Woods — the two most prolific tournament winners in golf history who rarely play together. Trump, who arrived in Palm Beach on Friday evening ...

(Feb 01 2019) - Nagaland Post : US suspends missile treaty ...
WASH D.C. -- The United States will suspend compliance with the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty with Russia on Saturday & formally withdraw in 6 months if Moscow does not end its alleged violation of the pact, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday. The U.S. would reconsider its withdrawal if ...

(Jan 31 2019) - Bangkok Post : Twitter vague on Thai elections
THAILAND -- Twitter says it is committed to preventing misinformation in elections around the world, but offers sparse details on specific elections like Thailand's. "Twitter deeply respects the integrity of the election process, which is a cornerstone for all democracies," said a Twitter spokesperson.

(Jan 30 2019) - Paradise Post : Solar & wind projects at risk ?
CALIFORNIA -- California has the most far-reaching renewable energy laws in U.S. But with the bankruptcy filing Tues by the state’s biggest electric utility, PG&E, major questions are arising whether California will be able to meet its ambitious targets for solar, wind & other types of green electricity in the years ahead.

(Jan 29 2019) - Kathmandu Post : Industrialists go on warpath ...
NEPAL -- Industrialists in the eastern region upset by high interest rates charged by banks on loans have announced launching a stern protest against the govt & central bank. The protest programme revealed by factory owners based in the Morang Industrial Corridor includes actions ranging from picketing the regional office

(Jan 28 2019) - Post Crescent : Bitterly cold expected in Wisconsin
WISCONSIN -- What's being billed as a once-in-a-generation deep freeze will hit Wisconsin Tuesday night through Friday morning, bringing dangerously low temperatures and wind chills that haven't been seen in a couple of decades. Sure, it gets cold in Wisconsin, but not this cold. Temperatures will plummet ...

(Jan 27 2019) - Gwinnett Daily Post : Starbucks CEO for Pres'
WASH D.C. -- Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz said on Sunday he is seriously considering running for president as a "centrist independent" in 2020. "We're living at a most fragile time," Schultz told "60 Minutes" interview. "Not only the fact that this President is not qualified to be the president, but ...

(Jan 26 2019) - Punching Bag Post : Trump opens government ...
U.S.A. -- Trump’s decision to end the shutdown has been greeted by many as a cave ... a surrender ... a capitulation. He seems to have agreed to bring the federal workers back to their jobs - and get them brought up to date in their wages - without funding for the wall. His decision has been greeted ...

(Jan 25 2019) - Post Review : Life Turned Around
MAIN -- Brian Cole is no stranger to bullying. In the town he grew up in, the elementary school and high school were next to each other with a tree line in between. When he was 10 years old a couple of high schoolers who were smoking in the tree line called him over and gave him a cigarette.

(Jan 24 2019) - N.Y. Post : Native American activist has criminal rec'
KENTUCKY -- Native American activist Nathan Phillips, whose confrontation with a Kentucky high student went viral last week, has a criminal record, including assault & escape from prison. The 64-yr-old Omaha Nation elder was captured on video facing off against a group of students from Covington Catholic High ...

(Jan 23 2019) - National Post : Who are the Black Hebrew Israelites?
U.S.A. -- The group of 6 African American men with thick beards & long robes are members of the Black Hebrew Israelites, a group that white supremacists in the U.S. call their “black counterparts”. The SPLC says the black supremacist wing of the group is guilty of racism towards white people, anti-Semitism & homophobia.

(Jan 22 2019) - Post Searchlight : Biodegradable Water Bottles ...
U.S.A. -- Nestlé & Danimer Scientific, a leading developer & manufacturer of biodegradable plastic products, today announced a global partnership to develop biodegradable bottles. Nestlé & Danimer Scientific will collaborate to design & manufacture bio-based resins for Nestlé’s water business using ...

(Jan 21 2019) - Seattle Post : Dem's decry Schultz idea to run ...
SEATTLE -- The possibility that former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz might launch an independent run for the presidency is not playing well with Dem's in his home state. "I have two words for Howard Schultz on a potential run as an independent: Just. Don't," said Tina Podlodowski, chairwoman of the Washington Democratic Party

(Jan 20 2019) - Maravi Post : DCN Africa condemns killing ...
GHANA -- Digital Communication Network (DCN), a platform of journalists & digital communicators in Africa has condemned the assassination of a Ghanaian investigative journalist, Ahmed Husein & the internet shutdown in Zimbabwe. In a statement released Thursday, DCN says the 2 incidents are human rights violations.

(Jan 19 2019) - Christian Post : Abortion is at 'tipping point' ...
WASH D.C. -- The decadeslong cause to defend the unborn is nearing the "tipping point" in society and in govt, longtime pro-life leaders & legislators say. "For the first time in my adult life I can see the light at the end of the tunnel on the issue of life," said Penny Nance, president of Concerned Women for America,"

(Jan 18 2019) - Threat Post : Critical, Unpatched Cisco Flaw ...
U.S.A. -- A critical & unpatched vulnerability in the widely deployed Cisco Small Business Switch software leaves the door open to remote, unauthenticated attackers gaining full administrative control over the device & therefore the network. Cisco Small Business Switches were developed for small office & home office,

(Jan 17 2019) - Wash Post : Trump Cancels Nancy's Trip
WASH D.C. -- Trump told Pelosi on Thursday that he was postponing an unannounced trip of hers to Afghanistan, Belgium & Egypt - which he called a “7-day excursion” - because of the federal govt shutdown. “In light of the 800,000 great American workers not receiving pay, I'm sure that you'd agree that postponing this ..."

(Jan 16 2019) - Jakarta Post : Total lunar eclipse last until 2022
AMERICA -- People in North & South America, a large part of Europe & Africa may get a glimpse of a total lunar eclipse overnight from Jan 20 to 21, the last one 'til 2022. For those in Europe & Africa, the total eclipse will unfold shortly before sunrise. The full Moon will be in Earth's shadow from 03:34 - 06:51 GMT.

(Jan 15 2019) - Frontier Post : Orders to tackle overpopulation
ISLAMABAD -- Supreme Court of Pakistan on Tuesday has directed the govt, civil society & religious scholars to play their role in controlling overpopulation. Chief Justice of Pakistan headed an apex court bench & announced its verdict in a suo motu case pertaining to the unchecked population growth in the country.

(Jan 14 2019) - Charlotte Post : Republicans want their own attorney
NORTH CAROLINA -- Lawyers for North Carolina’s top Republican lawmakers want to intervene in a lawsuit against the state’s new voter ID law with their own lawyer. State Senate Leader Phil Berger & House Speaker Tim Moore filed a motion in federal court today to represent the General Assembly in a NAACP lawsuit ...

(Jan 13 2019) - Orissa Post : Minor girl sold in Goa rescued
DHENKANAL -- A minor girl from Dhenkanal, who was allegedly sold off for Rs 50,000 in Goa, was rescued from Colva area of Goa by Gondia police Sunday. The 10-year-old girl, whose father is behind bars on charges of killing her mother was working in a hotel & the owner’s house. She'd allegedly been sold to the hotel owner

(Jan 12 2019) - Saturday Evening Post : Video Killed the Radio
AMERICA -- In the age of streaming, where content is available on every device from thousands of possible sources at every hour of the day, it can be easy to forget about all of the advances that had to be made in order to make video programming viewable by anyone that has access. One of the most important links

(Jan 11 2019) - Patriot Post : Faking Happiness at Facebook
U.S.A. -- Former employees say company maintains a "cult-like" culture that discourages dissenting opinions. Life at Facebook isn’t all sweetness & “likes,” according to recent comments from several former employees. Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, who’s known for regularly repeating the mantra of people needing ...

(Jan 10 2019) - SCM Post : Consumer confidence remains weak ...
CHINA -- Chinese consumer confidence sat at a low level in the 4th quarter of 2018 & is still well below where it was a year ago due to greater worries about a slowing economy amid the trade war with the U.S., according to a survey compiled by Beijing-based Capital University of Finance & Economics released on Wednesday.

(Jan 09 2019) - Dover Post : Budget, ERA top leg' agenda
DELAWARE -- Delaware’s General Assembly is facing new issues during its 150th session. It’s a busy year for state lawmakers as they are poised to tackle plenty of new legislation & may revive bills that didn’t make it through the last session. They’re also scheduled to vote on an amendment to the state constitution.

(Jan 08 2019) - Activist Post : State Secrets & National Security State
U.S.A. -- Inadvertently released federal documents reveal that U.S. officials have apparently secured a secret indictment against Julian Assange, the head of WikiLeaks who released secret info about the internal workings of the U.S. national-security establishment. In any nation whose gov't is founded on ...

(Jan 07 2019) - BRICS Post : China-US trade talks begin ...
BEIJING -- Two days of trade talks between China and the US kicked off in Bejing on Monday as both sides sought to narrow the divide following nearly a year of tit-for-tat tariffs threatening both economies. But the talks were quickly overshadowed by events unfolding some 1,800 kilometers in the South China Sea,

(Jan 04 2019) - Kyiv Post : Putin will escalate war in Ukraine ?
UKRAINE -- Since Russia’s naval aggression in the Kerch Strait – when its ships rammed, shelled, and seized three Ukrainian naval vessels on Nov. 25 – Kyiv has warned that Russian dictator Vladimir Putin, is preparing to escalate his war against the country. American think tank, the Institute for the Study of War ...

(Jan 03 2019) - Prairie Post : Yellow vest movement garnering steam
CANADA -- While we’re all prepping our New Year’s resolutions, let me make a prediction which has been unfolding for the last month in our beautiful province. The “Yellow Vest Movement” which started this summer in France has not only spread like a wildfire across the pond but has landed in at least 5 Canadian cities.

(Jan 02 2019) - Phnom Penh Post : WTO faces more challenges
GENEVA -- The World Trade Organisation is to celebrate its 24th anniversary this month. There is no better chance than today to assess the performance & outlook of the global organisation. Such an evaluation is timely because the G20 leaders summit in Buenos Aires in early Dec called for reforms in the WTO and ...

(Jan 01 2019) - Denver Post : Brazil’s Jair Bolsonaro assumes office
BRASILIA -- Jair Bolsonaro was sworn in as Brazil’s president Tuesday, taking the reins of Latin America’s largest & most populous nation with promises to overhaul myriad aspects of daily life & put an end to business-as-usual governing. For the far-right former army captain, the New Year’s Day inauguration was ...


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