Archive for November 21st, 2019

Schiff’s Desperate Pivot to Perjury and Bribery

Schiff’s Desperate Pivot to Perjury and Bribery

on November 21, 2019, 8:16 AM / in National News, Opinion

“If the people are capable of understanding, seeing and feeling the differences between true and false, right and wrong, virtue and vice, to what better principle can the friends of mankind apply than to the sense of this difference?” —John Adams (1775) As our longtime readers know, we are diligent in our morning editor’s call to select only those news […]

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New York State prevents churches from making employment decisions based on pro-life commitments: Answering God’s call to courage

New York State prevents churches from making employment decisions based on pro-life commitments: Answering God’s call to courage

on November 21, 2019, 8:14 AM / in Religion

By Dr. Jim Denison Imagine a day when your church cannot refuse to hire a person to lead your congregation’s ministry for expectant mothers on the basis of that person’s pro-choice agenda. Or a day when a staff member at your church cannot be disciplined for encouraging others to have an abortion. If your church is in New York State, […]

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UAW president resigns after union accuses him of embezzlement

UAW president resigns after union accuses him of embezzlement

on November 21, 2019, 8:08 AM / in National News

Gary Jones resigned as president of the United Autoworkers on Wednesday after the union moved to oust him under the cloud of a broadening federal corruption investigation. The resignation came two months after The Detroit News linked Jones to a federal investigation into an alleged conspiracy to embezzle more than $1 million in union dues to spend on personal luxuries. […]

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Former Baltimore mayor charged in alleged book-fraud scheme

Former Baltimore mayor charged in alleged book-fraud scheme

on November 21, 2019, 8:06 AM / in National News

Federal prosecutors released an indictment on Wednesday charging former Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh with 11 counts of fraud, tax evasion, and other charges. Prosecutors say Pugh defrauded businesses and charities, enriching herself and illegally funding her mayoral campaign through nearly $800,000 in sales of her Healthy Holly books. The indictment said many of the books were double sold, or simply […]

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Twin brothers stuck together through 41 years of military service

on November 21, 2019, 7:51 AM / in People

By Elizabeth Fire, Chattanooga Times Free Press via the AP  CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — Like many twins, the Markham brothers shared secrets. But most twins’ secrets probably don’t involve duping the United States military. Wilbourne Markham said his twin brother, Weldon, was determined for them to join the military in 1952 (Wilbourne thinks it’s because he watched too many John Wayne […]

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RISK OFF!

on November 21, 2019, 7:24 AM / in National News

By KENNY POLCARI Things you need to know: Charlie (Schwab) cut commissions to zero one month ago, sends the retail industry into a tail spin. TD Ameritrade lost 28% of its value, and then Charlie comes back this morning and makes a “low ball bid” for the shop! Capitalism at its best! SCHW down 2.3% AMTD up 18% in pre-market […]

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Vindman Admits He Made Up Elements of Trump-Zelensky Call Summary

on November 21, 2019, 6:59 AM / in National News

National Security Council (NSC) member and Ukraine expert Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vindman admitted during his testimony before Congress that he made up elements of President Trump’s phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky in an official summary. Prior to the call, Vindman provided the president with talking points about corruption, but President Trump ultimately did not use them. Vindman’s written summary read, […]

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Getting Gettysburg Right

Getting Gettysburg Right

on November 21, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History, News, Opinion

Lincoln v Obama — Words Matter “Our unalterable resolution would be to be free. They have attempted to subdue us by force, but God be praised! in vain. Their arts may be more dangerous than their arms. Let us then … under God trust our cause to our swords.” –Samuel Adams (1776)   This week, we marked the 150th anniversary […]

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A Unique Sacrifice

A Unique Sacrifice

on November 21, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

This Man, after He had offered one sacrifice for sins forever, sat down at the right hand of God. —Hebrews 10:12  What do you think of when you hear the word sacrifice? We may use the term when we see parents who follow a strict budget and drive an old car so they can send their children to college. It […]

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Texas Bound

Texas Bound

on November 21, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

Good morning, it’s Tuesday, November 21, 2017. Fifty-four years ago this morning, a 46-year-old U.S. president dressed in the White House for the eventful day that lay ahead. It was a time when American men wore tie pins, and John F. Kennedy anchored his tie that day with a PT-109 boat clip. Attached to his wallet was a gold medal […]

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November 21st in History

November 21st in History

on November 21, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

November 21 is the 325th day of the year (326th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 40 days remaining until the end of the year. One week before Thanksgiving and 33 days till Christmas…..   Holidays Armed Forces Day (Bangladesh) Armed Forces Day (Greece) Christian feast days: Amelberga of Susteren Digain Maurus of Parentium Pope Gelasius I Presentation […]

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