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  • Russia's Jet Incursions Buzz An Alarm For Europe
    Thursday - 10/30/2014 - 11:40 PM

    This should be a wake-up call to Europe, long accustomed to living under the U.S. defense umbrella, to take more responsibility for its own defense. So far this year, NATO jets have had to scramble 100 times to intercept these airspace intruders just to show that the West's perimeters are still protected.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • Evangelical leader Russell Moore denounces ex-gay therapy
    Thursday - 10/30/2014 - 11:53 PM

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (RNS) Southern Baptist leader Russell Moore denounced reparative therapy at a conference here, saying the controversial treatment that attempts to change a person’s sexual orientation has been “severely counterproductive.” Moore, who serves as president of the Southern Baptists’ Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission, spoke to a group of journalists Tuesday (Oct.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • Anti-Israel Group Advocates Illegal Disruption Of 'Zionist Normalization' Assemblies
    Thursday - 10/30/2014 - 11:57 PM

    Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) are taking their disdain for the Jewish State to the next level. Having conducted anti-Israel demonstrations on college campuses across North America; intimidating Jewish students as well as sponsoring some of the most vehement anti-Semitic voices in America, SJP is now adding breaking the law to their resume.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • Pray For Our American Heroes and Our Nation (10/31/2014) [Prayer]
    Friday - 10/31/2014 - 12:23 AM

    Pray For Our American Heroes and Our Nation But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God’s special possession, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • Author: Fracking Reaffirms American Exceptionalism
    Friday - 10/31/2014 - 12:33 AM

    The energy boom unleashed by hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling couldn’t have happened anywhere but America, says author and journalist Gregory Zuckerman. Zuckerman say America’s entrepreneurial spirit, knowledge and property rights make fracking a uniquely American story.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • IRS Docs, Interviews Suggest More Burke Resume Problems (WI)
    Thursday - 10/30/2014 - 09:25 PM

    According to her resume, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke spent 1994 and some of 1995 working as the “Administrator” of the non-profit trade group Bicycle Industry Organization (BIO). However, an IRS document shows an address for the trade group that also happens to be a home formerly owned by Burke – a home that was purchased at least seven months after Burke claims she left BIO.

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  • Congress utilizes myth of "human shields" to justify war crimes
    Thursday - 10/30/2014 - 09:33 PM

    The international community, led by the United Nations and human rights groups, has expressed its outrage at attacks on civilians by both Hamas and Israel during this summer's fighting. Israeli forces killed nearly 1,500 civilians, including 500 children, during its seven-week bombardment of the crowded enclave known as the Gaza Strip.

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  • Israel to Reopen Contested Holy Site in Jerusalem
    Thursday - 10/30/2014 - 10:03 PM

    <p>Israel barred all access to a contested sacred site in the Old City for the first time in many years on Thursday, a step that a Palestinian spokesman denounced as “a declaration of war” and one that strained Israel’s crucial alliance with neighboring Jordan.</p>

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  • The College Football Czar: Week 10
    Thursday - 10/30/2014 - 10:09 PM

    The College Football Czar: Week 10 Week nine in review: The College Football Playoff Selection Committee released its first rankings of the season, and its members seem to have been determined to avoid controversy, by (a) ranking the two remaining undefeated major-conference teams first and second, and (b) buying into the SEC hype by awarding that conference three of the top four spots.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • BILL CLINTON: Republicans Are Trying To 'Cash In On The Misery Of The American People'
    Thursday - 10/30/2014 - 10:21 PM

    Colin Campbell Oct0ber 30, 2014Former President Bill Clinton claimed on Thursday that one of the main reasons Republicans are expected to perform so strongly in the upcoming midterm elections is their willingness to capitalize on the lingering effects of the 2008 economic recession.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share