Archive for June 1st, 2019

Trump to allow use of ethanol gas in move to benefit farmers

Trump to allow use of ethanol gas in move to benefit farmers

on June 1, 2019, 6:57 AM / in National News

The Trump administration has finalized a plan that will allow higher ethanol gasoline to be sold in summer months, a decision that is likely to draw concern from environmentalists who say the fuel is harmful in warm temperatures. The decision announced by Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) officials Friday also signals a move President Trump is taking to appease corn farmers, […]

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12 killed in Virginia Beach shooting; suspect dead

on June 1, 2019, 6:55 AM / in State News

Mayor Bobby Dyer: “This is the most devastating day in the history of Virginia Beach.” By Dennis Romero Twelve people were killed and five injured Friday after a shooter opened fire at the Virginia Beach Municipal Center in Virginia, officials said. Responding officers shot the suspect, who also later died, Virginia Beach police Chief James A. Cervera said at a news […]

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Trump antagonizes both parties on trade

on June 1, 2019, 6:51 AM / in National News

by Sylvan Lane President Trump is facing fire from all sides following his decision to impose new tariffs on exports from Mexico unless that country curbs illegal immigration into the United States. Republicans caught off guard by the surprise move said it went beyond Trump’s authority and warned it would imperil the new U.S.-Mexico-Canada Free Trade Agreement that the White […]

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SEC opens the door for college stadium booze sales

SEC opens the door for college stadium booze sales

on June 1, 2019, 6:46 AM / in Opinion

By  Andrew West  |  Liberty Hub For years, college stadiums have played host to a rite of passage. That right of passage begins in dorm rooms and sorority houses on campuses across this great land.  Hungover, on a Saturday morning, groups of students gather to prepare for the university’s football program to take the field. The rite of passage, however, […]

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Judge temporarily allows Missouri’s last abortion center to stay open

Judge temporarily allows Missouri’s last abortion center to stay open

on June 1, 2019, 6:39 AM / in State News

by Calvin Freiburger ST. LOUIS, Missouri, (LifeSiteNews) – A judge gave a scandal-plagued abortion facility in St. Louis a temporary reprieve Friday, less than 12 hours before it would have had to surrender its abortion license to Missouri health officials. Had Planned Parenthood had to do that, Missouri would have been without an open abortion center. Reproductive Health Services of Planned […]

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Jackson Police need assistance identifying this person of interest.

Jackson Police need assistance identifying this person of interest.

on June 1, 2019, 6:27 AM / in Local News

Investigators with the Jackson Police Department are investigating a burglary at 18 Old Hickory Cove, Sands Florist.  Jackson Police need assistance identifying this person of interest. On May 18th, surveillance video in the area around 18 Old Hickory Cove captures an unknown, slim built, black male who was wearing a multi colored jacket, blue jean shorts, and white and black shoes […]

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Only 18 Percent Of Germans Feel Free To Voice Views In Public

Only 18 Percent Of Germans Feel Free To Voice Views In Public

on June 1, 2019, 6:25 AM / in International News, Opinion

By JONATHAN TURLEY  For years, we have discussed the unrelenting attacks on free speech in Europe with the expansion of hate speech laws and the general criminalization of speech, including international speech crimes. Some in the United States would like to follow down that dangerous path (and universities are reinforcing the view of the need to regulate speech). The implications of […]

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Jackson Police need assistance identifying a person of interest.

Jackson Police need assistance identifying a person of interest.

on June 1, 2019, 6:21 AM / in Local News

Investigators with the Jackson Police Department are investigating the use of a stolen debit card that was used in the Kids Foot Locker located at 2021 N. Highland Avenue.  Jackson Police need assistance identifying this person of interest. On May 7th, surveillance video captures an unidentified black male with a low hair cut purchasing items at the Kid’s Foot Locker at […]

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Everything We Need

Everything We Need

on June 1, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

His divine power has given us everything we need for a godly life through our knowledge of him who called us by his own glory and goodness. 2 Peter 1:3 I often feel completely inadequate for the tasks I face. Whether it’s teaching Sunday school, advising a friend, or writing articles for this publication, the challenge often seems to be […]

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June 1st in History

June 1st in History

on June 1, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

June 1 is the 152nd day of the year (153rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 213 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Azores Day (Azores) Children’s Day (International), and its related observances: The Mothers and Children’s Day (Mongolia) Christian Feast Day: Annibale Maria di Francia Crescentinus Fortunatus of Spoleto Íñigo of Oña Justin […]

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Operation Neptune

Operation Neptune

on June 1, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

Good morning, it’s Thursday, June 1, 2017. Seventy-three years ago today, Operation Neptune officially began. Today we know the June 6, 1944 Allied invasion of France as the Battle of Normandy, although in the Army it was called Operation Overlord. Neptune was the first part of that grand plan, and referred to the ferrying of troops and equipment across the […]

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