Archive for December, 2017

Have Christians Become Too Nice? Coach Dave

on December 29, 2017, 6:50 AM / in National News, Opinion

What caught my eye in this item by Coach Dave was the line about his birthday and still thinking he is 21. Long ago – before I turned 50 –  I told all my kids that I was going to be 16 for ever.  16 was the year I got married so it was the year of single life and […]

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A Look Ahead

A Look Ahead

on December 29, 2017, 6:48 AM / in National News, Opinion

As we approach a new year, I want to proffer some observations that are suggestive of what 2018 may look like. Mind you, these are not predictions, but only observable trends that give us insight as to what the new year may bring. War The signs are everywhere that the Trump administration is going to take the U.S. (and perhaps […]

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Court decides for homosexuals in Oregon bakers case

Court decides for homosexuals in Oregon bakers case

on December 29, 2017, 6:46 AM / in National News, State News

Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. — An appellate court Thursday upheld a penalty against Oregon bakery owners who refused to make a cake for a same-sex wedding almost five years ago. The owners of the since-closed Gresham bakery — Aaron and Melissa Klein — argued that state Labor Commissioner Brad Avakian violated state and federal laws by forcing them to pay […]

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Science DENIALISM of the Left goes ballistic with wholesale denial of chromosomes, anal cancer transmission and healthy diets for dogs

Science DENIALISM of the Left goes ballistic with wholesale denial of chromosomes, anal cancer transmission and healthy diets for dogs

on December 29, 2017, 6:41 AM / in National News, Opinion

by Mike Adams (Natural News) The Left has become the anti-science political party. To be a leftist, you must engage in outrageous science denialism on a large array of issues ranging from genetics to disease transmission. This “Science Denialism Disease” (SDS) has even infected educational institutions, where instead of teaching college students hard sciences, leftist professors are now offering degrees in “social justice” or “gender […]

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Roy Moore Charges Vote Fraud in Alabama Senate Race

Roy Moore Charges Vote Fraud in Alabama Senate Race

on December 29, 2017, 6:31 AM / in National News, State News

Written by  Dave Bohon On December 28 Democrat Doug Jones was officially certified the winner of the December 12 special election for the U.S. Senate seat vacated by U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, despite allegations by Republican candidate Roy Moore that there was evidence of vote fraud. On the previous day Moore (shown) filed a last-minute election complaint in an effort to postpone […]

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Bronx apartment fire kills 4 children, 8 others

Bronx apartment fire kills 4 children, 8 others

on December 29, 2017, 6:21 AM / in State News

by PHIL HELSE  |   NBC News At least 12 people were killed in a blaze at a Bronx apartment building on Thursday night in what New York Mayor Bill de Blasio called the city’s worst fire tragedy in a quarter-century. The dead included four children: three girls ages 1, 2 and 7, and an unidentified boy. The oldest was a […]

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Mass Exodus: Hundreds of Thousands Fled These Deep Blue States In 2017

on December 29, 2017, 6:16 AM / in National News, State News

By Will Racke  |   Western Journalism Three Democrat-leaning states hemorrhaged hundreds of thousands of people in 2016 and 2017 as crime, high taxes and, in some cases, crummy weather had residents seeking greener pastures elsewhere. The exodus of residents was most pronounced in New York, which saw about 190,000 people leave the state between July 1, 2016 and July 1, 2017, according […]

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Will War Cancel Trump’s Triumphs?

Will War Cancel Trump’s Triumphs?

on December 29, 2017, 6:11 AM / in Opinion

Asked what he did during the French Revolution, Abbe Sieyes replied, “I survived.” Donald Trump can make the same boast. No other political figure has so dominated our discourse. And none, not Joe McCarthy in his heyday in the early ’50s, nor Richard Nixon in Watergate, received such intensive and intemperate coverage and commentary as has our 45th president. Whatever […]

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Fighting stops to allow biggest prisoner swap yet in Ukraine

Fighting stops to allow biggest prisoner swap yet in Ukraine

on December 28, 2017, 7:53 AM / in International News

The Ukrainian military and Russian-backed separatists stopped shelling each other on Wednesday as they exchanged hundreds of prisoners. It was the biggest such swap since the start of the conflict in 2014, with the rebels releasing 73 Ukrainians and the nation’s government handing over more than 200 separatists. The exchange took place with no serious problems. Several days ago, the […]

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4 North Korean defectors show possible radiation exposure

on December 28, 2017, 7:50 AM / in International News

At least four North Korean defectors have shown signs of radiation exposure, South Korea said Wednesday. The four are among 30 defectors from the area near North Korea’s Punggye-ri nuclear test site, although South Korean authorities could not immediately determine whether they were exposed through the country’s controversial nuclear weapons program. North Korea conducted its sixth nuclear test since 2006 […]

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Afghanistan bombings targeting Shiites kill at least 40

Afghanistan bombings targeting Shiites kill at least 40

on December 28, 2017, 7:40 AM / in International News

A flurry of bombings in Kabul killed at least 40 people and wounded dozens more on Thursday, Afghan authorities said. The attacks started when a suicide bomber detonated his explosive vest inside a Shiite cultural center and religious school during a group succession. That attack accounted for most of the casualties. Two other explosions followed, one of them at the […]

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Coffee Meet and Greet with Marsha Blackburn

Coffee Meet and Greet with Marsha Blackburn

on December 28, 2017, 7:36 AM / in Announcements
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First Day at School

First Day at School

on December 28, 2017, 6:58 AM / in Bedtime Stories
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Roy Moore files lawsuit to block Alabama Senate result

Roy Moore files lawsuit to block Alabama Senate result

on December 28, 2017, 6:34 AM / in National News, State News

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Republican Roy Moore filed a lawsuit to try to stop Alabama from certifying Democrat Doug Jones as the winner of the U.S. Senate race. The court filing occurred about 14 hours ahead of Thursday’s meeting of a state canvassing board to officially declare Jones the winner of the Dec. 12 special election. Jones defeated Moore by about 20,000 votes. Moore’s attorney wrote in the complaint filed late Wednesday […]

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Woman accused of racism by Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee is human-rights activist

Woman accused of racism by Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee is human-rights activist

on December 28, 2017, 6:32 AM / in National News

You are going to love this one….. black privilege standing strong. By Bradford Richardson |  The Washington Times The woman Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee accused of racism is a celebrated photojournalist who helped document human-rights abuses in war-torn Guatemala during the 1980s. Jean-Marie Simon, whose first-class seat on a United Airlines flight was given to Ms. Jackson Lee, Texas Democrat, lived and […]

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Senate Majority PAC backed Jones’ winning Alabama campaign

on December 28, 2017, 6:23 AM / in National News, State News

As if we didn’t know this already….. MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A mysterious super PAC that spent millions of dollars backing Democrat Doug Jones in Alabama’s Senate race was heavily funded by the Democratic Senate Majority PAC. Chris Hayden, spokesman for the Senate Majority PAC, said Tuesday that the group was the primary backer of the PAC called Highway 31, […]

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Black steps down as head of U.S. House Budget Committee to focus on governor bid

Black steps down as head of U.S. House Budget Committee to focus on governor bid

on December 28, 2017, 6:18 AM / in State News

We, honestly, are not fans of the Congresswomen but she is a good politician. She stayed with the budget committee as chairman because it aided this move back to the state. The reality is this budget will still aid, on average, a hundred billion ($100,000,000.000.00) dollars in additional debt annually. We cannot say that we would be too damned proud […]

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Camden man arrested in connection to double homicide

Camden man arrested in connection to double homicide

on December 28, 2017, 6:00 AM / in State News

BENTON COUNTY—A Camden man has been arrested on two counts of first-degree murder after an investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Benton County Sheriff’s Department. Jerry Wayne Dabbs, 63, was arrested after the TBI’s investigation determined he was responsible for the deaths of Wayna Ruth Hedrick, 47, and Bonnie Sue Hedrick, 26, Wayna’s daughter, Sunday morning at 4520 Highway 70 East […]

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Triple-homicide suspect out of Nebraska arrested in Jackson

on December 28, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Local News

The Jackson Sun A triple-homicide suspect out of Nebraska John Dalton Jr. has been taken into custody in Jackson, Omaha Police Department confirmed through a news release. A felony warrant for first-degree murder had been issued for Dalton Jr., 46, in connection with a triple-homicide that happened in Omaha Tuesday night, according to a news release. John W. Dalton Sr., 70, his wife, […]

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Council for Citizens Against Government Waste Cheers Final Passage of Tax Reform

on December 27, 2017, 8:20 AM / in Announcements

Contact: Curtis Kalin 202-467-5318 (Washington, D.C.) – Today, Council for Citizens Against Government Waste (CCAGW) President Tom Schatz released the following statement applauding the House and Senate for passing the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which will be signed into law by President Donald Trump: “All taxpayers should be thrilled that tax reform will soon be the law of the land.  […]

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