Archive for October 3rd, 2019

Gov. Lee sets aside statewide day of prayer, fasting

on October 3, 2019, 8:56 AM / in State News

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Tennessee governor Bill Lee said he is setting aside one day next month as an official day of prayer and fasting for the state. He is inviting all Tennesseans to join him and his wife on Oct. 10. Governor Lee said he got the idea after touring the state and learning how people were praying for […]

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Drew Brees attacked for supporting ‘Bring Your Bible to School Day’: Do non-Christians need Jesus?

Drew Brees attacked for supporting ‘Bring Your Bible to School Day’: Do non-Christians need Jesus?

on October 3, 2019, 8:54 AM / in Religion

Today is the annual “Bring Your Bible to School Day.” Supported by Focus on the Family, the day is intended to empower students and their families to live their faith boldly on campus and in society. New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees recently recorded a short video encouraging students to participate. In a day when we need as many positive […]

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Another Correction?

Another Correction?

on October 3, 2019, 8:42 AM / in International News, National News

Greg Guenthner coming to you from Baltimore, MD… The carnage continued Wednesday as skittish investors abandoned stocks amid concerns that the global economy is sputtering. The Dow Jones Industrial Average led the major averages lower, posting a loss of nearly 500 points on the day. Meanwhile, volatility spiked and gold snapped back above $1,500. Global growth fears are commanding the […]

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Trump Attacks His Own Presidency

on October 3, 2019, 8:32 AM / in Opinion

By Andrew P. Napolitano The House of Representatives has begun to gather evidence in an effort to determine if President Donald Trump has committed impeachable offenses. The Constitution defines an impeachable offense as “treason, bribery, or other high crimes and misdemeanors.” The president need not have committed a crime in order to be impeached, but he needs to have engaged in […]

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Federal judge rules first U.S. supervised opioid injection site is legal

Federal judge rules first U.S. supervised opioid injection site is legal

on October 3, 2019, 8:27 AM / in National News

A Pennsylvania federal judge ruled Wednesday that a nonprofit’s plan to open the nation’s first safe injection site does not violate federal law. The ruling from U.S. District Judge Gerald McHugh is a blow to the Justice Department, which sought to prevent Safehouse from opening “consumption rooms,” which provide safe places for drug users to inject using sterile equipment under […]

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Canada’s state broadcaster embarrasses itself in failed exposé on pro-life ‘fake news’

on October 3, 2019, 8:23 AM / in International News

(LifeSiteNews) – On September 18, Canada’s state-funded broadcaster, the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, aired a segment on their nationally-broadcast flagship news program, The National, accusing LifeSiteNews of playing a leading role in the spread of fake news and misleading content. It was a classic mainstream media hit piece, masquerading as investigative journalism. LifeSite’s Managing Editor, Patrick Craine, breaks it down in […]

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San Francisco pushes back as Trump claims city waterways have ‘tremendous pollution’

San Francisco pushes back as Trump claims city waterways have ‘tremendous pollution’

on October 3, 2019, 8:19 AM / in State News

The city of San Francisco is pushing back against claims from the Trump administration that it isn’t doing enough to treat the stormwater it pumps back into its bay. The city’s actions come as the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) sent the city a notice Wednesday saying it is violating the Clean Water Act because of its discharges. It’s the second […]

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Sanders undergoes heart procedure after experiencing ‘chest discomfort’

on October 3, 2019, 8:16 AM / in National News

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), a 2020 White House hopeful, underwent a procedure to have two stents inserted to address an arterial blockage after experiencing chest discomfort during a campaign event on Tuesday, aides said. Jeff Weaver, a senior adviser to Sanders’s campaign, said in a statement on Wednesday that the Vermont senator would spend the next few days recovering from the procedure, and […]

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Liz Cheney To Pelosi: How Did You Get To See Full Ukraine Call Transcript Before White House Authorized Release?

on October 3, 2019, 8:13 AM / in National News, Opinion

by Sister Toldjah  |  RedState There are some pretty fishy things going on with respect to the Ukraine call transcript, the whistleblower complaint itself, and the how Democrats are conducting the impeachment process – and GOP leaders are demanding answers. This morning, I wrote about how Rep. Doug Collins (R-GA), the ranking member on the House Judiciary Committee, was on Fox News Monday raising questions about what House […]

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From RealClear Politics Page…. Oct. 3, 2019

on October 3, 2019, 7:57 AM / in National News, Opinion

If Trump Goes Down, He’s Taking Everyone With Him Frank Bruni, New York Times   Trump’s Transparency Is Messing Up Democrats’ Script Jason Chaffetz, FOX News   The Whistleblower Is Credible, Trump’s Attacks Are Dangerous Elie Honig, CNN   Admission of Whistleblower Changes Raises Big Questions Sean Davis, Federalist   Poll: K-12 Education Falls Short, & Hope for Gains Lags […]

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Supreme Court to consider $12 billion lawsuit over Obamacare payments

Supreme Court to consider $12 billion lawsuit over Obamacare payments

on October 3, 2019, 7:54 AM / in National News

The Supreme Court will decide whether insurance companies can collect $12 billion from the federal government WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will decide whether insurance companies can collect $12 billion from the federal government to cover their losses in the early years of the health care law championed by President Barack Obama. The justices say Monday that they will […]

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Think the State of Tennessee Not Green Enough… Well you would be surprised At What The State is Pushing

Think the State of Tennessee Not Green Enough… Well you would be surprised At What The State is Pushing

on October 3, 2019, 7:52 AM / in State News

Sustainability this Fall This article reminds us of the horrors of pumpkin waste in Tennessee ….. By: Ashley Cabrera Every year nearly 147 million pumpkins (about 1.3 billion pounds) are wasted in the U.S. The majority of these pumpkins end up in the landfill, where they decompose and have the potential to release methane, which is a greenhouse gas that […]

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CCHF Sends Trump “Made-in-America Healthcare Act”

on October 3, 2019, 7:24 AM / in National News

An Alternative to Medicare-for-All: 10-Point Plan Offering Freedom and Affordability to American Patients ST. PAUL, Minn.—Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom (CCHF) today releases a 10-point plan, “Made-in-America Healthcare Act,” which has been sent to President Trump and his administration for their consideration. This plan has two aims: 1) restore affordability and freedom to patients and doctors, and 2) protect the charitable mission of […]

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74 Percent Of Conservative Californians Are Looking Into Leaving The State

on October 3, 2019, 7:21 AM / in National News, State News

THE FEDERALIST More than half of California voters have thought about moving out of state, according to a new poll from the Institute of Governmental Studies at U.C. Berkeley. A full 74 percent of the state’s very conservative voters say they’re looking into moving, and 84 percent of those cite California’s political culture as their rationale for leaving. Unsurprisingly, the high cost […]

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Impeachment: Two Ways to Go With Coup d’Etat 2.0

Impeachment: Two Ways to Go With Coup d’Etat 2.0

on October 3, 2019, 7:05 AM / in Opinion

Do NOT underestimate the combined power of the Democrat Party and its Leftmedia impeachment machine. Last week, as I was preparing a comprehensive analysis on the threat to American Liberty posed by the Democrat Party’s latest proposal to register all firearm transactions, a much more immediate and significant threat to our Constitution emerged. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced the centerpiece of the Democrats’ […]

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An unexpected player in high-tech surveillance is helping the government monitor people

on October 3, 2019, 7:03 AM / in National News

Motorola, a brand typically associated with cellphones and police radios, is racing to develop new ways of monitoring the public. The tech firm has spent $1.7 billion since 2017 on companies that make cameras and artificial intelligence to track people, cars and other objects for the government. Jay Stanley, an analyst with the ACLU, called Motorola’s acquisitions and government contracts […]

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How To Nuke The Porn Industry And Save The American Family

How To Nuke The Porn Industry And Save The American Family

on October 3, 2019, 6:32 AM / in Opinion

by ZAK SLAYBACK  |  DAILY CALLER Democrat Andrew Yang recently tweeted about something that most national politicians have avoided for years: pornography.   Yang is right, despite the protestations of a thousand pornography consumers in his replies. Just because neither party has touched this issue on a national level in decades, and civil libertarians have a stranglehold on the debate, […]

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I Support the President

I Support the President

on October 3, 2019, 6:15 AM / in Opinion

By Erick Erickson  |  The Resurgent I’ll be honest, there are days I wish someone else were President. It is not easy to support the President. Many of my friends detest him. Many of his supporters are more uncivil towards a person like me than his opponents are. I support the President, but I have a hard time cheering. There […]

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Eremoryzomys

Eremoryzomys

on October 3, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History, International News

Eremoryzomys, also known as the gray rice rat, is a genus of rodent consisting of a single species, E. polius. Discovered in 1912 and first described in 1913 by Wilfred Osgood, it was originally named Oryzomys polius. In 2006, a cladistic analysis found that it was not closely related to Oryzomys or to any other known member of its tribe, […]

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October 3rd in History

October 3rd in History

on October 3, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

October 3 is the 276th day of the year (277th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 89 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays 3 October Festival (Leiden, Netherlands) Christian feast day: Abd-al-Masih Blessed Szilárd Bogdánffy Émilie de Villeneuve Ewald the Black and Ewald the Fair George Bell and John Raleigh Mott (Episcopal Church) Théodore […]

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