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  • WATCH: Planned Parenthood Doctor Who Boasted About Providing Intact Baby Limbs From Abortion...

    10/15/2019 10:34:36 PM PDT · by Morgana
    The Daily Wire ^ | October 12, 2019 | Phelim McAleer
    FULL TITLE: WATCH: Planned Parenthood Doctor Who Boasted About Providing Intact Baby Limbs From Abortion Confronted A Planned Parenthood abortion doctor secretly filmed boasting that a company purchasing baby parts gave her “oohs and aahs” of appreciation because she was so skilled at removing intact limbs was less talkative outside a San Francisco courtroom today. Dr. Leslie Drummond-Hay, who was the former head of Planned Parenthood Northern California and Mar Monte, said that she was once asked to provide four intact limbs for Stem Express, and was successful in doing so. Drummond-Hay was giving evidence at a trial in San...
  • Dutch police discover family locked away for years on farm 'waiting for the end of time'

    10/15/2019 10:18:50 PM PDT · by bitt · 3 replies
    straitstimes ^ | 10/15/2019 | reuters
    AMSTERDAM (REUTERS) - Five siblings and a man believed to be their father were receiving medical treatment after Dutch police acting on a tip discovered them locked away in a secret room at an isolated farm, officials in the Netherlands said on Tuesday (Oct 15). The five, estimated at 18 to 25 years of age, and a man they identified as their ailing father were found near Ruinerwold, a village in the northern province of Drenthe. “We found six people living in a small space in the house which could be locked, not a cellar. It is unclear if they...
  • Illinois School District “LGBT” Activists Call K-8 Indoctrination “Equity”

    10/15/2019 9:27:26 PM PDT · by stars & stripes forever · 9 replies
    Illinois Family Institute ^ | 10/15/2019 | Laurie Higgins
    Last week School District 65, which serves the racially, ethnically, and religiously diverse Evanston and Skokie, Illinois communities, went whole hog on disseminating a controversial ideology to captive audiences of other people’s children who came to school with open minds and hearts into which “progressives” poured poison masquerading as inarguable truth. District 65’s celebration of “LGBTQ+ Equity Week” offers a glimpse into the kind of pernicious indoctrination that the cunningly named “Inclusive Curriculum” bill signed into law by Governor J. B. Pritzker will bring to Illinois school children.
  • Matador in intensive care after bull goring severs artery: reports

    10/15/2019 8:56:18 PM PDT · by Enterprise · 26 replies
    https://nypost.com ^ | October 14, 2019 | Ebony Bowden
    A matador is in serious condition in intensive care after he was gruesomely gored by a bull in Spain on Saturday, according to local media reports. Young bullfighting star Gonzalo Caballero, 27, suffered a seizure and had to be sedated after he was gored in his femoral artery — causing him to lose 3 liters of blood
  • Washington Nationals sweep St. Louis Cardinals to earn first trip to World Series

    10/15/2019 8:31:53 PM PDT · by EdnaMode · 24 replies
    NBC News ^ | October 15, 2019 | David K. Li
    First in war, first in peace and now champions of the National League. The Washington Nationals defeated the visiting St. Louis Cardinals, 7-4, on Tuesday night to complete a four-game sweep of the NL Championship Series and bring the nation's capital its first pennant since 1933. Washington will play American League champions, either the New York Yankees or Houston Astros, in the 115th World Series, which starts next week. The newly crowned NL champions broke open Tuesday night's game early, plating seven runs in the first inning before a raucous partisan crowd at Nationals Park. Washington faced a threat from...
  • Secrets of the world's richest company of all time

    10/15/2019 8:09:57 PM PDT · by zeestephen · 8 replies
    MSN.com ^ | 15 October 2015 | Daniel Coughlin
    Discover the history of the Dutch East India Company - As powerful as a nation state, the Dutch East India Company sent almost a million Europeans to Asia on more than 4,700 ships and dominated global trade for almost two centuries. [This is a 31 slide photo gallery with commentary on each page]
  • 'TRAUMATIZED': Brits visiting Canada detained after accidentally driving into U.S.

    10/15/2019 8:01:09 PM PDT · by rickmichaels · 39 replies
    Washington Post via Toronto Sun ^ | Oct. 15, 2019 | Allyson Chiu
    The Connors family didn’t plan to be on the unmarked road. Originally from the United Kingdom, the two couples and their three young children were driving near the U.S.-Canada border on Oct. 3 during a visit to Vancouver when an animal ventured into the road, forcing them to make an unexpected detour. But before the family could get very far, flashing lights from a police car appeared in their rearview mirror. The officer that pulled them over was American — they had accidentally crossed the border. The vacationing family says this was the moment their trip turned into “the scariest...
  • Klobuchar, Buttigieg Criticize Warren’s Refusal to Admit She Would Raise Middle Class Taxes

    10/15/2019 7:15:35 PM PDT · by simpson96 · 9 replies
    National Review ^ | 10/15/2019 | Tobias Hoonhout
    Senator Amy Klobuchar (D., Minn.) and Southbend, Ind. mayor Pete Buttigieg criticized Senator Elizabeth Warren (D., Mass.) during Tuesday evening’s debate over her refusal to admit that her Medicare for All plan would require an increase in middle class taxes. “Let me be clear on this. Costs will go up for the wealthy. They will go up for big corporations. And for middle-class families, they will go down,” Warren said when asked if her proposal would require an increase in middle class taxes. “I will not sign a bill into law that does not lower costs for middle-class families.” The...
  • Ohio Doctor Pleads Guilty to Unlawful Distribution of Opioids

    10/15/2019 7:05:37 PM PDT · by ransomnote · 9 replies
    whitehouse.gov ^ | 10/15/19 | DOJ
    Department of Justice Office of Public Affairs FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, October 15, 2019 Ohio Doctor Pleads Guilty to Unlawful Distribution of Opioids The owner of a Cincinnati-area medical practice pleaded guilty today for illegally distributing opioids.   Assistant Attorney General Brian A. Benczkowski of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division, Special Agent in Charge Keith Martin of the Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA) Detroit Division and Special Agent in Charge Lamont Pugh III of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General’s (HHS-OIG) Chicago Regional Office made the announcement.Raymond Noschang, M.D., 59, of Cincinnati, Ohio, pleaded guilty...
  • **DRUDGE POLL** WHO WON DEBATE?

    10/15/2019 7:03:00 PM PDT · by conservative98 · 77 replies
    Drudge Report ^ | 10/15/19
    **DRUDGE POLL** WHO WON THE SIXTH DEM DEBATE BIDEN BOOKER BUTTIGIEG CASTRO GABBARD HARRIS KLOBUCHAR O'ROURKE SANDERS STEYER WARREN YANG Vote View Results
  • Turkish Bank Charged in Manhattan Federal Court for Its Participation in a Multibillion-Dollar tr

    10/15/2019 6:59:40 PM PDT · by ransomnote · 4 replies
    justice.gov ^ | 10/15/19 | DOJ
    Department of Justice Office of Public Affairs FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, October 15, 2019 Turkish Bank Charged in Manhattan Federal Court for Its Participation in a Multibillion-Dollar Iranian Sanctions Evasion Scheme The Department of Justice announced that TÜRKİYE HALK BANKASI A.S., aka “Halkbank,” was charged today in a six-count indictment with fraud, money laundering, and sanctions offenses related to the bank’s participation in a multibillion-dollar scheme to evade U.S. sanctions on Iran.  The case is assigned to United States District Judge Richard M. Berman. “Halkbank, a Turkish state-owned bank, allegedly conspired to undermine the United States Iran sanctions regime by...
  • Text of a Letter from the Counsel to the Vice President to Chairman Cummings, Chairman Engel and

    10/15/2019 6:52:40 PM PDT · by ransomnote · 8 replies
    whitehouse.gov ^ | October 15, 2019 | Matthew E. Morgan
    Text of a Letter from the Counsel to the Vice President to Chairman Cummings, Chairman Engel and Chairman Schiff October 15, 2019 Dear Chairmen: The Office of the Vice President has received the Committees’ Letter to the Vice President, dated October 4, 2019, which requests a wide-ranging scope of documents, some of which are clearly not vice-presidential records, pursuant to a self-proclaimed “impeachment inquiry.” As noted in the October 8, 2019 letter from the White House Counsel to each of you and to Speaker Nancy Pelosi, I the purported “impeachment inquiry” has been designed and implemented in a manner that...
  • Elizabeth Warren Under Fire as Campaign Surrogate’s Racist, Homophobic Tweets Come to Light

    10/15/2019 6:50:46 PM PDT · by Conserv · 48 replies
    Massachusetts Senator and Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren is being heavily criticized for failing to vet a high-profile campaign surrogate with a history of making homophobic, racist, misogynistic and xenophobic comments on social media. Activist Ashlee Marie Preston was featured in a Warren campaign video released October 10. In that video, Preston explains that she’s “a Warren Democrat because I am not afraid of the fight.” The video released by Twitter account @TeamWarren is captioned: 🙌@AshleeMPreston is a #WarrenDemocrat, and so are we. Together, we’re fighting so that all women of color have a voice in our democracy.
  • WATCH: Planned Parenthood Exec Confronted About Using ‘Less Crunchy’ Abortion Technique To...

    10/15/2019 6:35:10 PM PDT · by Morgana · 9 replies
    The Daily Wire ^ | October 14, 2019 | Phelim McAleer
    FULL TITLE: WATCH: Planned Parenthood Exec Confronted About Using ‘Less Crunchy’ Abortion Technique To Increase Profit A Planned Parenthood CEO refused to answer questions Friday about her failure to reprimand a doctor who was secretly filmed boasting about “less crunchy” abortion techniques so as to acquire better body parts for sale. Sheri Bonner, the CEO of Planned Parenthood Pasadena/San Gabriel Valley, refused to answer questions on Friday about evidence she gave in the organization’s lawsuit against journalist/activist David Daleiden, and his colleagues about undercover videos that showed senior executives negotiate over the sale of body parts from abortions. The judge...
  • MGM Resorts sells Circus Circus, Bellagio on Las Vegas Strip

    10/15/2019 6:27:59 PM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 35 replies
    AP ^ | Oct. 15, 2019 | Michelle L. Price
    LAS VEGAS (AP) — MGM Resorts International announced the sale Tuesday of two casinos that will significantly alter its portfolio of Las Vegas Strip properties and offer up cash. The Las Vegas-based company said it is selling the Circus Circus hotel-casino for $825 million to Treasure Island casino owner Phil Ruffin. The company also sold the Bellagio for $4.25 billion.
  • Back With a Vengeance: Planned Parenthood To Throw $45 M At Beating Trump

    10/15/2019 6:27:04 PM PDT · by Morgana · 29 replies
    mrcNEWSBUSTERS ^ | October 9, 2019 | Gabriel Hays
    Planned Parenthood is plotting its revenge against the pro-life Trump administration with some fat political donations. The abortion mill, which insists that Americans not see it as a political entity but a necessity for women’s health, has pledged millions of dollars to defeating Donald Trump in 2020. Wow that’s a lot of money for political special interest. And here we thought they were penny pinching since being forced off of Title X subsidies. The Hill reported October 9 that a Planned Parenthood super PAC “announced a $45 million electoral campaign on Wednesday to defeat President Trump and Republicans in key...
  • Doggie School Bus...and Max and Quackers

    10/15/2019 6:26:48 PM PDT · by Osage Orange · 7 replies
    Yahoo.com ^ | 2017 | The Oregonian / WCCO - CBS Minnesota
    Dog school...and Max and Quackers...
  • ‘Empire’ Lectures to ‘Anti-Choice,’ 'Pro-Birth' Pro-Life Crowd

    10/15/2019 6:23:56 PM PDT · by Morgana · 13 replies
    mrcNEWSBUSTERS ^ | October 8, 2019 | Lindsay Kornick
    Unfortunately for us, Fox’s Empire seems to have more to say about politics than its hatred for Donald Trump. Even worse, it involves targeting and lecturing the supposedly "anti-choice," "pro-birth" mindset of pro-lifers. With this being the final season, I guess the show doesn’t care who it attacks anymore. The October 8 episode “You Broke Love” features a small scandal surrounding Tiana (Serayah), one of Empire Entertainment’s biggest stars. You see, Empire’s owner Andre (Trai Byers) recently had a harrowing experience where he nearly lost his wife and son during childbirth. By miracle, both survived, and Tiana congratulated the family...
  • Liquifying a rocky exoplanet

    10/15/2019 4:32:05 PM PDT · by SunkenCiv · 3 replies
    Science Daily ^ | October 9, 2019 | University of Bern
    A hot, molten Earth would be around 5% larger than its solid counterpart. The difference between molten and solid rocky planets is important for the search of Earth-like worlds beyond our Solar System and the understanding of Earth itself. Rocky exoplanets that are around Earth-size are comparatively small, which makes them incredibly difficult to detect and characterise using telescopes. What are the optimal conditions to find such small planets that linger in the darkness? ... In the characterization of exoplanets outside our solar system and the search for potentially habitable worlds, researchers at the University of Bern are among the...
  • Refinery Fire in Crockett, CA

    10/15/2019 4:09:58 PM PDT · by RinaseaofDs · 28 replies
    Anecdotal | 10/15/2019 | Vanity
    Reports of a tank farm fire at the refinery in Crockett, CA. The tanks are some ways from the main plant, however the fire is spreading to other tanks. Three are alight so far. Information comes from someone on site.