Archive for May 3rd, 2018

May 3rd in History

May 3rd in History

on May 3, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

May 3 is the 123rd day of the year (124th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 242 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian Feast Day: Abhai (Syriac Orthodox Church) Antonia and Alexander Juvenal of Narni Moura (Coptic Church) Philip and James the Less Pope Alexander I Sarah the Martyr (Coptic Church) The Most […]

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North Korea reportedly hands Trump another big win by releasing US prisoners

North Korea reportedly hands Trump another big win by releasing US prisoners

on May 3, 2018, 5:57 AM / in International News

By Alex Lockie  |   Business Insider North Korea has released three US citizens detained there, the Financial Times reported Wednesday, citing a South Korean activist. The three Americans — Kim Dong-chul, Kim Sang-duk, and Kim Hak-song — were released from a labor camp and given health treatment and ideological education in Pyongyang, the report said. President Donald Trump’s hawkish national security […]

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Troublesome Questions for President Trump

Troublesome Questions for President Trump

on May 3, 2018, 5:49 AM / in Opinion

By Judge Andrew Napolitano   |   Townhall In a startling revelation earlier this week, The New York Times published what it claims are 49 questions that special counsel Robert Mueller sent to lawyers for President Donald Trump. The questions are apparently a road map of inquiry that Mueller and his prosecutors and FBI agents plan to put to the president if the president agrees […]

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Trump Formally Nominated For Nobel Peace Prize

Trump Formally Nominated For Nobel Peace Prize

on May 3, 2018, 5:46 AM / in International News, National News

By Tyler Durden  |   ZeroHedge.com A group of 18 GOP lawmakers led by Rep. Luke Messer of Indiana, have signed a letter formally nominating President Trump for the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize. The letter is addressed to the Norwegian Nobel Committee, and states that President Trump has worked “tirelessly to apply maximum pressure to North Korea to end its illicit weapons […]

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HOMESCHOOLERS TURN OUT IN DROVES TO DEFEAT INTRUSIVE CALIFORNIA BILL

HOMESCHOOLERS TURN OUT IN DROVES TO DEFEAT INTRUSIVE CALIFORNIA BILL

on May 3, 2018, 5:42 AM / in National News, State News

Don’t mess with homeschoolers: That’s the lesson California lawmakers, like their counterparts in Hawaii, learned last week when hundreds of homeschoolers and their allies descended upon Sacramento in opposition to intrusive legislation — and won. At issue was a bill sponsored by Assemblyman Jose Medina, a Democrat, that “would have categorized the type of school on a form filed by private educators. One […]

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A Trusted Friend

A Trusted Friend

on May 3, 2018, 5:38 AM / in Bedtime Stories

A knight was about to leave to fight in the Holy Crusades, but before leaving he made his wife wear a chastity belt. After tightly securing it to her, he handed the key to his best friend with the instruction: “If I do not return within seven years, unlock my wife and set her free to lead a normal life.” […]

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Giuliani: Trump reimbursed Cohen for $130,000 payment to Stormy Daniels

on May 3, 2018, 5:34 AM / in National News

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani (R) said Wednesday that President Trump reimbursed his personal attorney Michael Cohen the $130,000 paid to adult film star Stormy Daniels to stay quiet about their alleged affair. Giuliani, who recently joined Trump’s legal team, told Fox News’ Sean Hannity that the payment was “perfectly legal” and was “not campaign money,” meaning the arrangement didn’t […]

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Roman Persecution of Christians

Roman Persecution of Christians

on May 3, 2018, 5:30 AM / in History, Religion

Eleven of the twelve apostles were martyred, with the 12th, John, being reportedly thrown into a boiling pot of oil, but miraculously survived. The traditional histories are: Peter preached in Rome and was crucified upside down in 66 AD; Andrew preached in Asia Minor, modern-day Greece and Turkey, before being crucified on a sideways “Saint Andrew’s Cross” around 60 AD; Thomas preached east […]

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