Archive for May 10th, 2018

Mormon church to cut ties with Boy Scouts and start its own gospel-driven youth program

on May 10, 2018, 7:31 AM / in National News, State News

Did they think nothing would happen? The Mormon Church is severing its ties with the Boy Scouts of America after 105 years as it develops its own youth programs. The church said it made the decision jointly with the Boy Scouts, adding that the change would go into effect at the end of the year. A year ago, Mormon leaders […]

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Saudi minister says his country will build nukes if Iran does

on May 10, 2018, 7:25 AM / in International News

Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister, Adel Al-Jubeir, told CNN on Wednesday that his country would develop atomic weapons if Iran tries to now that the U.S. has scrapped the Iran nuclear deal. “We will do whatever it takes to protect our people,” he told CNN’s Wolf Blitzer. “We have made it very clear that if Iran acquires a nuclear capability we […]

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Hawaii Volcanoes National Park to close due to threat of explosive eruption

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park to close due to threat of explosive eruption

on May 10, 2018, 7:24 AM / in National News, State News

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park announced Wednesday that it would temporarily shut down on Friday due to the danger that the Kilauea volcano could soon send boulders and ash shooting from its summit crater in an explosive eruption. The last such event occurred nearly a century ago. Scientists said Wednesday the risks of an explosive summit eruption will rise in coming […]

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Trump welcomes home 3 Americans freed by North Korea

on May 10, 2018, 7:22 AM / in National News

President Trump gave a hero’s welcome to three Americans freed by North Korea when they arrived at Andrews Air Force Base near Washington, D.C., early Thursday. North Korea released the men, Kim Dong Chul, Tony Kim, and Kim Hak Song, during a visit by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who met with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in preparation […]

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In the Time of Your Life

In the Time of Your Life

on May 10, 2018, 7:06 AM / in People

“In the time of your life, live – so that in good time there shall be no ugliness or death for yourself or for any life your life touches. Seek goodness everywhere, and when it is found, bring it out of its hiding-place and let it be free and unashamed. Place in matter and in flesh the least of the […]

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South Africa’s Turn to Communism Exposed in U.S. by AfriForum

on May 10, 2018, 6:56 AM / in International News

DALLAS, Texas — On a recent trip to the United States, leaders of AfriForum, Africa’s largest civil-rights organization, exposed the South African government’s growing extremism, including official plans to steal land from European-descent farmers as well as escalating calls for violence and murder against minority communities. Indeed, violence, especially against farmers, is already off the charts. In an interview with The New American magazine […]

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Millennials Having Less Sex? Really? That’s What Studies Show

on May 10, 2018, 6:51 AM / in National News

Written by  Selwyn Duke Many recent studies have shown that, despite the notorious youth “hook up” culture, millennials are having less sex than previous generations. But is this supposed trend real or à la Bill Clinton, a matter merely of not engaging in “sex” as they understand “that term to be defined”? The latest research on this front comes out of […]

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COMMENTARY Florida: Model For Free-Market Reform

on May 10, 2018, 6:48 AM / in State News

RICHARD CORCORAN and BRENT GARDNER   |    Investors Business Daily The Florida Legislature recently wrapped up one of its most successful sessions in recent memory. The legislation passed this year ensures that students will enjoy greater educational opportunities, teacher unions will be more accountable to their members, and patients will have access to innovative new health care options. These are just the […]

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Israel strikes back against Syrian targets and threatens ‘storm’ on Iran after Golan Heights attack

Israel strikes back against Syrian targets and threatens ‘storm’ on Iran after Golan Heights attack

on May 10, 2018, 6:45 AM / in International News

Raf Sanchez  |   The Telegraph Israel and Iran lurched closer to an all-out war in Syria on Thursday after Iranian forces allegedly fired rockets into the Golan Heights and Israel responded with some of its heaviest airstrikes in years. The exchange of fire was the most direct confrontation between the Middle East rivals after years of escalating tensions in Syria and came […]

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Press reeled in hook, line and sinker by Stormy Daniels lawyer’s claims

on May 10, 2018, 6:40 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Jack Hellner  |   American Thinker A headline splashed all over the place – about how President Trump’s lawyer, Michael Cohen, supposedly took a payoff from a Russian oligarch, shows how willing the media is to destroy the life of anyone surrounding Trump no matter how little proof there is that such stories are true. This Associated Press article below shows […]

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Mueller’s questions for Trump leaked to NYT, in latest unexplained disclosure from Russia probe

on May 10, 2018, 6:36 AM / in National News

By Gregg Re | Fox News A lengthy list of questions for President Trump from special counsel Robert Mueller was leaked to The New York Times, marking the latest in a string of apparently deliberate disclosures relating to the ongoing probe into Russian involvement in the U.S. presidential election. Fox News has since obtained the questions, which cover Trump’s interactions with key figures […]

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911 caller: Teen yelled ‘it bit me’ before sinking in pond

on May 10, 2018, 6:32 AM / in State News

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) –  Crews in central Florida are searching for a teenager who yelled “it bit me, it bit me,” before disappearing under water in an alligator-infested pond. Eric Wolfe told 911 dispatchers he saw the boy flailing his arms in the water and screaming before going under Wednesday. He said the teen was about 20 yards (18 meters) […]

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Statements of Interest

on May 10, 2018, 6:30 AM / in History, Religion

Thanks to Bobbie Blessed are they which are persecuted for righteousness’ sake, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Blessed are ye when men shall revile you and persecute you, and say all manner of evil against you falsely for my sake. Rejoice and be exceeding glad….  Matthew 5:10-12a “All who live godly in Christ Jesus shall suffer persecution” 2 […]

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NBA hopeful’s mom likens NCAA to slavery; Condoleezza Rice defends planned reforms

NBA hopeful’s mom likens NCAA to slavery; Condoleezza Rice defends planned reforms

on May 10, 2018, 6:30 AM / in Basketball, National News

(Editor’s Notes) Rules normally exist for the protection of the innocent or at least that was what I thought until I delved into the law and politics. Now, it shadows its former self and both sides look to gain something that neither deserve. Originally The NCAA — college sports’ regulatory body — had long maintained that compensating players would undermine its […]

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School official’s lyrics about gunfire worry parents, but get district’s OK

School official’s lyrics about gunfire worry parents, but get district’s OK

on May 10, 2018, 6:09 AM / in State News

By Lukas Mikelionis | Fox News School district officials in Washington state say they won’t condemn an assistant high school principal who rapped about shooting up a school and brushed off critics he described as “two white women parents.” Logic Amen, who’s been on the staff at Tacoma’s Lincoln High School since 2011, wrote a rap song called “Cancel Christmas” — […]

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J. Edgar’s ‘Bipolar Legacy’

J. Edgar’s ‘Bipolar Legacy’

on May 10, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

The United States is without an FBI director this morning, while White House officials presumably search for a replacement. In a sign of the hyper-partisan era we live in, Democrats who had previously demanded James Comey’s firing are now in high dungeon that Donald Trump actually did it. Then again, it’s not exactly a normal occurrence for an FBI director […]

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May 10th in History

May 10th in History

on May 10, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

May 10 is the 130th day of the year (131st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 235 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian feast day: Alphius, Philadelphus and Cyrinus Aurelian of Limoges Calepodius Catald Comgall Damien of Molokai Gordianus and Epimachus John of Ávila Solange May 10 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Children’s Day (Maldives) […]

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Our Divine Defense

Our Divine Defense

on May 10, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Take . . . the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God.  Ephesians 6:17 Under Nehemiah’s supervision, the Israelite workers were rebuilding the wall around Jerusalem. When they were nearly half finished, however, they learned that their enemies were plotting to attack Jerusalem. This news demoralized the already exhausted workers. Nehemiah had to do something. First, he […]

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