Archive for September 17th, 2020

Thomas’ News, Thursday, September 17, 2020

Thomas’ News, Thursday, September 17, 2020

on September 17, 2020, 8:05 AM / in Bedtime Stories, National News, News, State News

‘My Mom Got Ordained Online,’ And Other Tales From COVID Brides Kamala Harris Promoted Fund That Bailed Out Man Accused Of Rape Italian politician nominates Netanyahu for Nobel Peace Prize – www.israelhayom.com Japan’s new PM: Yoshihide Suga rises from rural beginnings to replace Shinzo Abe | South China Morning Post Hamas Rockets Rained Down On Southern Israel At Moment UAE […]

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Let it Snow, Let it Snow, Let it Snow!!! Try the Puttanesca…

on September 17, 2020, 7:54 AM / in National News

Things you need to know: SNOW? It was a blizzard of activity! Fed Chair Jay Powell promises to keep rates low for 40 more months He does not announce any new stimulus plans and the algo’s are not happy Trump announces a vaccine by end of Oct? CDC Director Redfield says ‘no way’ – Oh boy… Futures are lower and […]

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The controversy over “Cuties”: Why the movie is so wrong and how Christians can stand for what is right

The controversy over “Cuties”: Why the movie is so wrong and how Christians can stand for what is right

on September 17, 2020, 7:39 AM / in Religion

By Dr. Jim Denison I need to begin today’s Daily Article with an admission: I will not see the movie I am going to criticize today. Critics of what I am about to say will note that fact. But I doubt they would say that I need to contract cancer to warn you not to contract cancer. The film Cuties is currently available on […]

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HHS coronavirus communications chief takes leave of absence after rant

on September 17, 2020, 7:36 AM / in National News

The Department of Health and Human Services’ communications chief, Michael Caputo, will be taking a two-month leave of absence after accusing government scientists of “sedition” in a Facebook rant. HHS on Wednesday announced that Caputo, the department’s assistant secretary for public affairs, would be taking 60 days to “focus on his health and the well-being of his family.” Caputo on […]

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CDC director says masks could be better COVID defense than vaccine

CDC director says masks could be better COVID defense than vaccine

on September 17, 2020, 7:34 AM / in National News

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Robert Redfield told a Senate subcommittee on Wednesday that face coverings are “the most powerful public health tool” the U.S. has to fight the coronavirus pandemic. “We have clear scientific evidence they work, and they are our best defense,” Redfield said. “I might even go so far as to say that this […]

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Trump urges Republicans to go bigger with coronavirus relief

on September 17, 2020, 7:31 AM / in National News

President Trump on Wednesday urged Republicans to support a larger coronavirus relief package as White House negotiators seek a deal with Democrats. “Go for the higher numbers,” Trump tweeted to his fellow Republicans. The GOP-controlled Senate last week tried and failed to pass a “skinny” stimulus bill with just over $500 billion in spending. White House Chief of Staff Mark […]

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235 Retired Military Leaders Pen Letter Supporting President Trump For Re-Election

235 Retired Military Leaders Pen Letter Supporting President Trump For Re-Election

on September 17, 2020, 6:55 AM / in National News

(ConservativePeak.com)– President Donald Trump received a big endorsement on Monday. Retired military leaders came together to endorse Trump for re-election. They said he’s committed to a “strong America,” and criticized Democrat Joe Biden’s record as vice president for Barack Obama. The 235 retired military leaders penned an open letter Monday that read: “At present, our country is now confronted with enemies […]

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LISTEN TO HIM

on September 17, 2020, 6:24 AM / in Religion

“And a cloud came and overshadowed them; and a voice came out of the cloud, saying, “This is My beloved Son. Hear Him!”” Mark 9:7 Have you ever found yourself in a situation where you have something important to say, but no one would listen? As Believers, we have all felt the urge and responsibility to share the Good News […]

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Prayer for Pastor Brunson and his wife Norine.

on September 17, 2020, 6:23 AM / in People, Religion

I have a short, but urgent prayer request: pray for Pastor Andrew Brunson, who remains in Turkey as he awaits trial on false charges of espionage. A note was passed to me from a member of Pastor Brunson’s family. As you may recall, Pastor Brunson was recently released from prison but placed under house arrest in Turkey. There are reports […]

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More Than 349,000 Dead Registrants Remain on Voter Rolls, Report Finds

More Than 349,000 Dead Registrants Remain on Voter Rolls, Report Finds

on September 17, 2020, 6:18 AM / in National News

A new report suggests that nearly 350,000 deceased people remain on the voting rolls nationwide. According to the Public Interest Legal Foundation, North Carolina led the country in 2016 and 2018 in the number of votes credited to deceased registrants. It is estimated this year that some 100 million voters will receive either ballots or ballot request forms in the […]

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Above The Crowd

Above The Crowd

on September 17, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Many will say to Me in that day, “Lord, Lord, have we not . . . done many wonders in Your name?” —Matthew 7:22 When the steeple of a local church caught fire after being struck by lightning, firefighters had a difficult time putting out the blaze. The crew had to haul heavy hoses up three flights of stairs to […]

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September 17th in History

September 17th in History

on September 17, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

September 17 is the 260th day of the year (261st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 105 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Australian Citizenship Day Christian feast day: Albert Avogadro Ariadne of Phrygia Blessed Cecilia Eusepi Blessed Stanislaus Papczyński Hildegard of Bingen Lambert Robert Bellarmine Satyrus of Milan Socrates and Stephen Zygmunt Szczęsny […]

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Constitution Check: Do state legislatures have the power to shut down state courts?

Constitution Check: Do state legislatures have the power to shut down state courts?

on September 17, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, National News

Lyle Denniston, the National Constitution Center’s adviser on constitutional literacy, examines the rising pressure that state legislatures are putting on state courts through budget restrictions and other measures. THE STATEMENT AT ISSUE: “In multiple states, 2015 already has become a banner year for court-bashing by elected politicians. Are state legislatures breaking all records for attempts to rig our courts? The […]

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Trump Administration May Use Mafia Law on Protesters

Trump Administration May Use Mafia Law on Protesters

on September 17, 2020, 6:00 AM / in National News

By Jason Devaney |  NewsMax.com The Trump administration is considering invoking a law normally used to prosecute members of the Mafia to crack down on violent protests gripping the nation. President Donald Trump has repeatedly criticized the demonstrations and has even dispatched the National Guard and federal agents to help quell the unrest after the death of George Floyd on […]

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History will thank Trump (and Obama) for keeping Hillary Clinton out of office

on September 17, 2020, 5:36 AM / in Opinion

by Noemie Emery |  Washington Examiner Win or may lose in November, there is one thing for which people will forever praise President Trump: Just when it counted, at the moment of crisis with all on the line, he threw his body into the line of incoming fire — and prevented Hillary Clinton from becoming president. Deserving of thanks also is […]

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