Archive for April 29th, 2017

Coming Up This Next Week in Washington

Coming Up This Next Week in Washington

on April 29, 2017, 6:21 AM / in National News

House Republicans will hold a hearing Tuesday to probe controversial national monument designations under the Antiquities Act. The hearing in the federal lands subpanel of the House Natural Resources Committee, chaired by Rep. Tom McClintock (R-Calif.), focuses on what the GOP sees as “executive branch overreach” in the use of the Antiquities Act. The event will come less than a week after […]

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Trump Again Derides Elizabeth Warren as ‘Pocahontas’

on April 29, 2017, 6:18 AM / in National News

President Donald Trump returned one of his best insults Friday, referring to Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren as “Pocahontas” — a jab at her so called Native American ancestry. Speaking to a cheering crowd of NRA members in Atlanta, Trump said “it may be Pocahontas” who seeks the Democratic presidential nomination in 2020. “She is not big on the NRA,” Trump […]

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April 29th In History

April 29th In History

on April 29, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History

April 29 is the 119th day of the year (120th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 246 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian Feast Day: Catherine of Siena (Roman Catholic, Lutheran and Anglican Church) Endelienta Hugh of Cluny Robert of Molesme Torpes of Pisa April 29 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) International Dance Day (International) […]

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The One Who Could Not Be Hidden

The One Who Could Not Be Hidden

on April 29, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Religion

He entered a house and wanted no one to know it, but He could not be hidden. — Mark 7:24 Attar of Roses, a fragrant oil, is one of the most valuable products of Bulgaria and is heavily taxed for export. A tourist, unwilling to pay the duty, sought to evade customs by concealing two vials of the precious fluid […]

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