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National Shooting Sports Foundation’s Statement on Shopify Blocking Gun Commerce

National Shooting Sports Foundation’s Statement on Shopify Blocking Gun Commerce

on August 16, 2018, 6:29 AM / in National News

USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- The National Shooting Sports Foundation is aware and monitoring the recent policy changes by Shopify. This policy update is misinformed and doesn’t contribute to increasing public safety. Instead, it limits customer choice and alienates law-abiding gun owners. “Today’s gun owners can trust NSSF-member retailers, who offer online services, to provide them with the respect, dignity, and service they […]

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Ellison Career endangered  After 911 Call Comes Out From 2nd ‘Abused’ Woman

Ellison Career endangered After 911 Call Comes Out From 2nd ‘Abused’ Woman

on August 16, 2018, 6:22 AM / in National News

Sourced from Fox News: Democratic Rep. Keith Ellison scored a victory Tuesday night in the Minnesota primary race for the state’s attorney general days after domestic abuse accusations against him surfaced. Ellison, who serves as the deputy chairman of the Democratic National Committee and is the first Muslim elected to Congress, was accused over the weekend of emotional and physical abuse […]

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Wisdom For Witnessing

Wisdom For Witnessing

on August 16, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

The woman of Samaria said to Him, “How is it that You, being a Jew, ask a drink from me, a Samaritan woman?” John 4:9 We can learn a lot about effective witnessing by examining our Lord’s encounter with the woman at the well (John 4:5-26). He broke all social protocol by talking to this Samaritan woman. And asking her […]

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DHS Drafting Plan to Exclude Migrants Who Need Welfare

DHS Drafting Plan to Exclude Migrants Who Need Welfare

on August 16, 2018, 5:55 AM / in National News

Immigration officials are carefully developing a regulation to implement Congress’ long-standing law against the admission of unskilled migrants who cannot afford to live in the United States, a top administration official said August 15. By Neil Munro   |   Breitbart News “Everything we do is guided by the law, the law, that is all we’re doing … There is no nefarious intent or […]

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July Retail Sales Rock, Productivity Soars Above Expectations, Manufacturing Businesses Booming

July Retail Sales Rock, Productivity Soars Above Expectations, Manufacturing Businesses Booming

on August 16, 2018, 5:51 AM / in National News

By John Carney |  Breitbart News Buoyant consumer sentiment boosted retail sales more than expected in July, while bigger than expected productivity gains point toward lower inflation and possible wage gains. Retail sales, which are the total receipts at stores that sell merchandise and related services to final consumers, rose 0.5 percent in July, according to data released by the Commerce Department Wednesday. […]

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Trump says Cuomo ‘having a total meltdown’ after gov’s earlier remark that America ‘was never that great’

Trump says Cuomo ‘having a total meltdown’ after gov’s earlier remark that America ‘was never that great’

on August 16, 2018, 5:47 AM / in National News

By Elizabeth Zwirz | Fox News President Trump fired back at New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo late Wednesday, saying the Democrat was having “a total meltdown” after he declared at an earlier bill-signing that America “was never that great.” The Democrat made the seemingly off-hand comment as part of his rebuke of President Trump’s “Make America Great Again” slogan during the event in […]

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Aretha Franklin reportedly in hospice care

on August 15, 2018, 8:44 AM / in National News

Aretha Franklin, the legendary soul and pop singer, is in hospice care at her home, gravely ill and surrounded by family, a source close to Franklin told CNN’s Don Lemon. A friend of Franklin, 76, told People she has “been ill for a long time” and her friends and family have been warned that her “death is imminent.” But her […]

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Puerto Rico says power fully restored for first time since 2017 hurricane

on August 15, 2018, 8:42 AM / in State News

Utility crews in the southern Puerto Rico city of Ponce on Tuesday reconnected the last neighborhood left without electricity after last year’s Hurricane Maria, marking the first time power had been restored to the entire island in 11 months, the U.S. Caribbean territory’s electric utility announced. “No more lamps, no more candles, no more extension cords,” Ponce resident Charlie Colon […]

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Colyer concedes to Kobach in Kansas gubernatorial primary

on August 15, 2018, 8:40 AM / in State News

Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer conceded the state’s Republican gubernatorial primary to immigration and voter I.D. hardliner Kris Kobach, Kansas’ secretary of state, on Tuesday. Colyer threw his support behind Kobach, who received an endorsement from President Trump shortly before last week’s vote. Colyer said he called Kobach to congratulate him hours after a tally of votes in the state’s largest […]

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Pawlenty loses in Minnesota, Hallquist makes history in Vermont

on August 15, 2018, 8:38 AM / in National News, State News

Primary elections in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Connecticut, and Vermont reinforced Republicans’ embrace of President Trump’s allies and Democrats’ backing of glass-ceiling breakers. In Minnesota’s GOP gubernatorial primary, underdog Jeff Johnson beat former Gov. Tim Pawlenty, who was weighed down by his 2016 description of Trump as “unhinged and unfit” after a tape surfaced in which Trump boasted about groping women. Meanwhile, […]

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Someone Certainly Has It In for the Catholic Church: Pennsylvania grand jury names 300 priests accused of sexual abuse

on August 15, 2018, 8:36 AM / in News

Catholic bishops and other church leaders covered up sexual abuse of more than 1,000 children by more than 300 priests over seven decades, according to a grand jury report released Tuesday. The “real number” of victims could be in the thousands, but some records have been lost and some victims were afraid to come forward, the grand jury said. “Priests […]

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‘Here I Come’

‘Here I Come’

on August 15, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil. —Psalm 23:4 When I was about 10 years old, I climbed a big pine tree in our yard. Grabbing the topmost branch, I pulled myself up to gain the highest vantage point possible. Suddenly the tip of the old pine snapped and I […]

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Answers to Question 3 Questions about Rooftop Solar & Net Metering

Answers to Question 3 Questions about Rooftop Solar & Net Metering

on August 14, 2018, 8:04 AM / in State News

I’ve received a number of emails from readers who have rooftop solar systems and are worried about how passage of Question 3 – the Energy Choice Initiative that would eliminate the power monopoly in Nevada and open the market to competition – would impact them. That exact question is addressed directly in a handout I received at the Question 3 […]

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Primary day: Connecticut, Minnesota, Vermont, and Wisconsin

on August 14, 2018, 7:58 AM / in State News

What do Connecticut, Minnesota, Vermont, and Wisconsin have in common? Well, they are all in the Maple (syrup) Belt and have primaries today! What’s better than Super Tuesday? Maple Belt Tuesday. Let’s make this stick. These four states alone are responsible for 52% of the country’s maple syrup production. Statewide primaries are being held in these states today. Get caught […]

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Euro PLUNGES as Turkish lira and Russia rouble send GLOBAL stock markets crashing

Euro PLUNGES as Turkish lira and Russia rouble send GLOBAL stock markets crashing

on August 14, 2018, 7:46 AM / in International News

A PLUNGING Turkish lira and Russian rouble pulled the euro lower today and rippled through riskier assets worldwide, sending stock markets lower and buoying safe haven assets such as U.S. Treasuries. The euro fell to its lowest level since July 2017 and the dollar rallied as Washington piled pressure on Ankara and Moscow. The lira went into free-fall, sinking more […]

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It’s the Economy Stupid, Even in Iran

It’s the Economy Stupid, Even in Iran

on August 14, 2018, 7:41 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Art by Michael Ramirez

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Kaitlin Bennett to Hold Open Carry Rally at Kent State University

Kaitlin Bennett to Hold Open Carry Rally at Kent State University

on August 14, 2018, 7:39 AM / in State News

by John Crump Kent State University –-(Ammoland.com)- Kaitlin Bennett, the Kent State graduate, who made national headlines by posting a picture of herself with her AR-10 and a graduation cap that bore the pro-gun phrase “Come and Take It”, is returning to campus. On Saturday, September 29th, Bennett will be hosting an open carry rally on Risman Plaza on the campus of Kent […]

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Afghan government says troops beating back Taliban attack in Ghazni

Afghan government says troops beating back Taliban attack in Ghazni

on August 14, 2018, 7:36 AM / in International News

Afghan forces with U.S. support regained control of large parts of the city of Ghazni on Tuesday after a surprise Taliban assault that killed nearly 100 members of the Afghan security forces and 20 civilians. Nearly 200 insurgents have also died. “Taliban militants have been pushed back. We will soon have complete control over the city,” said defense ministry spokesman […]

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Trump says there are no Apprentice tapes of him using racial slur

on August 14, 2018, 7:31 AM / in National News

The feud between President Trump and former White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman, a one-time contestant on Trump’s reality TV show The Apprentice, escalated on Monday. Trump tweeted a denial of Manigault Newman’s claim that there was an audio tape of him using a racial slur on the Apprentice set, saying the show’s producer, Mark Burnett, “called to say that […]

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Mueller’s team rests case against Manafort

on August 14, 2018, 7:28 AM / in National News

Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s prosecutors on Monday rested their case against Paul Manafort, President Trump’s former campaign chairman. Manafort has been charged with tax evasion, money laundering, and bank fraud over his alleged failure to report millions of dollars of income from his work as a political consultant in Ukraine before he joined the Trump campaign. The prosecution’s witnesses have […]

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