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Muppets -Ringing of the Bells

December 9, 2016, 6:00 AM

Hallelujah – Pentatonix

December 8, 2016, 6:00 AM

Everybody Has a Dream #BusterTheBoxer

December 3, 2016, 6:00 AM

The First Noel – Lexi Walker

December 2, 2016, 6:00 AM

Singing phenomenon Lexi Walker makes a Christmas classic sound brand new in this music video, exclusively on Mormon Channel. In an animated world full of holiday cheer and excitement, each character encounters the light of Christmas. Lexi reminds us of the true source

Mary, Did You Know? – Pentatonix

November 29, 2016, 6:00 AM

Jonathan Roy – Driving Home for Christmas (feat. Corey Hart)

November 28, 2016, 6:00 AM

Coming Home for Christmas

Sally’s Worst Nightmare…. at Christmas

November 27, 2016, 6:26 AM

Other News

Alabama executes man for fatal 1994 shooting of store clerk

on December 9, 2016, 7:34 AM / in National News

Alabama executed Ronald Bert Smith Jr., 45, late Thursday for the 1994 murder of Huntsville convenience store clerk Casey Wilson. Smith coughed repeatedly at the beginning of the lethal injection process. Guards checked his consciousness twice before administering the final two lethal drugs. At his trial, the jury voted 7-5 to recommend life in prison, but a judge sentenced Smith […]

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Senate Democrats threaten government shutdown over coal miner health care

Senate Democrats threaten government shutdown over coal miner health care

on December 9, 2016, 7:30 AM / in National News

Coal-state Democratic senators threatened a partial government shutdown over a provision to fund the health care of retired coal miners hours ahead of a Friday midnight deadline. The House on Thursday approved a bill to finance the federal government until April 28, by a 329-96 vote. The bill includes a four-month extension of the miners’ health benefits, set to lapse […]

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Clinton decries ‘fake news’ in first post-election Capitol Hill speech

Clinton decries ‘fake news’ in first post-election Capitol Hill speech

on December 9, 2016, 7:27 AM / in National News

Top Democrats and Republicans gathered Thursday to bid farewell to Sen. Harry Reid (D-Nev.), who is retiring after more than 30 years in Congress. Hillary Clinton, in her first Capitol Hill appearance since losing the presidential election, praised Reid, but also used the occasion to challenge Congress to address the “epidemic of malicious fake news and false propaganda” that has […]

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South Korean lawmakers impeach President Park

South Korean lawmakers impeach President Park

on December 9, 2016, 7:23 AM / in International News

South Korean lawmakers on Friday voted overwhelmingly to impeach President Park Geun-hye over an influence peddling scandal involving her closest friend and confidante, Choi Soon-sil. Park was the country’s first female president, and now she will be its first leader to be forced to step down. Park will be stripped of power and Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn will take over […]

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Trump chooses anti-regulation Labor Department secretary

Trump chooses anti-regulation Labor Department secretary

on December 9, 2016, 7:21 AM / in National News

President-elect Donald Trump announced Thursday that he would nominate fast-food executive Andrew Puzder to be the next Labor Department secretary. Puzder, CEO of Hardee’s and Carl’s Jr. parent CKE Restaurants, is a vocal critic of the protest movement to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour, a change he says would kill jobs. He also has been an outspoken […]

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John Glenn, ex-senator and astronaut, dies at 95

on December 9, 2016, 7:18 AM / in History, People

Former astronaut and senator John Glenn, the first American to orbit Earth, died Thursday in Ohio. He was 95. Glenn, a clean-cut Midwesterner, had already served as a Marine Corps test pilot when he climbed into the Friendship 7, a small Mercury capsule on the tip of an Atlas rocket that blasted him into space on Feb. 20, 1962. His […]

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December 9th in History

December 9th in History

on December 9, 2016, 6:00 AM / in History

December 9 is the 343rd day of the year (344th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 22 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Anna’s Day, marks the day to start the preparation process of the lutefisk to be consumed on Christmas Eve, as well as a Swedish name day, celebrating all people named Anna. […]

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The American Tree

The American Tree

on December 9, 2016, 6:00 AM / in History

In America, Christmas Trees were introduced into several pockets – the German Hessian Soldiers took their tree customs in the 18th century. In Texas, Cattle Barons from Britain took their customs in the 19th century, and the East Coast Society copied the English Court tree customs. Settlers from all over Europe took their customs also in the 19th century. Decorations […]

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Christmas Quote for Today, December 9th

Christmas Quote for Today, December 9th

on December 9, 2016, 6:00 AM / in Bedtime Stories, History

  “How many observe Christ’s birthday! How few, His precepts!”    Benjamin Franklin Benjamin Franklin was a writer, a philosopher, a scientist, a politician, a patriot, a Founding Father, an inventor, and publisher. He helped with the founding of the United States of America and changed the world with his discoveries about electricity. His writings such as Poor Richards’ Almanac have […]

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Afraid To Be Afraid

Afraid To Be Afraid

on December 9, 2016, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Whenever I am afraid, I will trust in You. —Psalm 56:3 A young woman was waiting for a bus in a crime-ridden area when a rookie policeman approached her and asked, “Do you want me to wait with you?” “That’s not necessary,” she replied. “I’m not afraid.” “Well, I am,” he grinned. “Would you mind waiting with me?” Like that […]

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Nanny State of the Week: Butts out in public housing

Nanny State of the Week: Butts out in public housing

on December 8, 2016, 8:23 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Kevin Glass   /    Watchdog.org The federal government proved again there are always strings attached to government money. If the federal government is going to help people out, the bureaucrats in charge are always going to try to take on the role of nanny. This time, it’s with the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s proposal to ban smoking […]

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‘Buy America’ Provision of the Water  Bill Is Costing the US Taxpayers Extra

‘Buy America’ Provision of the Water Bill Is Costing the US Taxpayers Extra

on December 8, 2016, 8:20 AM / in National News, Opinion

As I was scanning over this article I kept thinking of **QUALITY** – –over **PRICE**.   Sort of like Life  -vs- Death Where I have really noticed this over the last many years – as more and more products were being outsourced to foreign CHEAP LABOR countries…. how the  QUALITY  of so many things aren’t worth even the cheaper prices that […]

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National Security — Beyond the Mattis Memes

National Security — Beyond the Mattis Memes

on December 8, 2016, 8:11 AM / in Opinion

Allies respect Gen. Mattis for his fearless courage, and adversaries fear him for the same reason. “National defense is one of the cardinal duties of a statesman.” —John Adams (1815) In 1790, George Washington outlined in his first annual message to the nation his maxim of peace through superior firepower: “To be prepared for war, is one of the most […]

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“SO HELP ME GOD” Except in this City

“SO HELP ME GOD” Except in this City

on December 8, 2016, 8:07 AM / in History, Opinion, State News

Why has the tradition in America been for oaths to end with “So Help Me God”? The military’s oath of enlistment ended with “So Help Me God.” The commissioned officers’ oath ended with “So Help Me God.” President’s oath of office ended with “So Help Me God.” Congressmen and Senators’ oath ended with “So Help Me God.” Witnesses in Court swore […]

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Van Jones’ PR Firm Working With Republican Electors Voting Against Trump

Van Jones’ PR Firm Working With Republican Electors Voting Against Trump

on December 8, 2016, 7:50 AM / in National News

BY: Joe Schoffstall  /  Washington Free Beacon A progressive public relations firm founded by environmentalist and CNN political contributor Van Jones is representing “a number” of Republican electors who plan on voting against President-elect Donald Trump. Chris Suprun, a Republican presidential elector from Texas, garnered media attention on Monday after having an opinion piece published in the New York Times […]

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Ohio lawmakers pass nation’s strictest anti-abortion bill

Ohio lawmakers pass nation’s strictest anti-abortion bill

on December 8, 2016, 7:35 AM / in State News

Ohio lawmakers have passed the most strict anti-abortion bill in the nation, known as the “heartbeat bill.” The measure would ban abortions in the state as soon as a fetus’ heartbeat can be detected. That typically occurs around the sixth week of pregnancy. Some courts have found similar measures in other states unconstitutional, but Ohio Republican lawmakers pushed it through, […]

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Trump tweets insult about Carrier union leader who criticized him

Trump tweets insult about Carrier union leader who criticized him

on December 8, 2016, 7:24 AM / in National News

On Wednesday evening, President-elect Donald Trump took to Twitter to slam Chuck Jones, president of United Steelworkers Local 1999, right after Jones was on CNN criticizing Trump for raising hopes at the Indiana Carrier plant by inflating the number of jobs saved in the deal Trump helped broker. “Chuck Jones, who is President of United Steelworkers 1999, has done a […]

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Judge halts Michigan’s recount, sealing Trump win

Judge halts Michigan’s recount, sealing Trump win

on December 8, 2016, 7:21 AM / in State News

A federal judge on Wednesday halted Michigan’s recount of its 4.8 million presidential ballots, effectively ending a longshot attempt to challenge President-elect Donald Trump’s victory. U.S. District Judge Mark Goldsmith, who had ordered the state to start the recount to meet a federal deadline, said he had no reason to go against a state court ruling that Green Party candidate […]

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Senate approves major health bill in a final Obama win

Senate approves major health bill in a final Obama win

on December 8, 2016, 7:19 AM / in National News

Once more stupidity strikes….. The Senate on Wednesday joined the House in approving a sweeping health-care bill that would hike funding for research on Alzheimer’s, cancer, and other diseases. The bill, known as the 21st Century Cures Act, also would strengthen mental health care, and provide more federal money to help states fight the opioid epidemic. The legislation includes $1.8 […]

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Lies, Damn Lies, and Reporters

Lies, Damn Lies, and Reporters

on December 8, 2016, 7:15 AM / in Opinion

By Erick Erickson   /   The Resurgent On September 11, 2016, Hillary Clinton left a 9/11 memorial service early. Her campaign vigorously denied Republican claims Clinton was ill. The press ridiculed Republicans for suggesting it, calling them conspiracy theorists. Shortly thereafter, a video appeared showing Clinton collapsing. Secret Service agents caught her and helped her into a van. Republicans […]

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