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French Senate blocks referendum on climate change — Iowa Climate Science Education

Since when were French Presidents, or any other leaders, in a position to ‘protect the planet’ or alter the weather? The sooner such obvious nonsense ends, the better. – – – Reuters: The French Senate has voted to block a referendum promised by President Emmanuel Macron on whether to enshrine the fight against climate change […]

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LITERAL FAKE NEWS: Reuters Pulls Article After Falling For Fake Website — Daily Wire

Reuters was forced to retract an article published Wednesday morning after the source for the information turned out to be a fake news website. Early Wednesday morning, Reuters published an article claiming Saudi Arabia’s consul in Istanbul was fired and was being investigated. Reuters claimed the source for this information was the Saudi online newspaper…

via LITERAL FAKE NEWS: Reuters Pulls Article After Falling For Fake Website — Daily Wire

US-China trade war heats up — Your NZ

World trade is increasingly at risk as the US-China trade war kicks in and heats up. Reuters: Trump’s $500 billion trade threat makes China’s already battered investors shiver Six months of wrangling over trade tariffs with the United States has wiped out about a fifth of China’s stock market value and driven its currency down […]

via US-China trade war heats up — Your NZ

Dalai Lama calls on Tibetans to remain united as India drifts toward China — The Crusader Journal

By Abhishek Madhukar DHARAMSALA, INDIA (Reuters) – The Dalai Lama called on his people to remain united as the Tibetan community gathered on Saturday in a small hill town to mark 60 years of political asylum in India – although just one federal minister appeared at the event. The “Thank You India” event had been […]

via Dalai Lama calls on Tibetans to remain united as India drifts toward China — The Crusader Journal

Le Pen wants France’s National Front to be renamed ‘National Rally’ — The Crusader Journal

LILLE, France (Reuters) – French far-right leader Marine Le Pen proposed her National Front party be renamed the “National Rally” on Sunday, in a bid to shed a brand associated by many voters with racism and anti-Semitism and facilitate alliances with other parties. Speaking at a party congress meant to help her reassert her authority […]

via Le Pen wants France’s National Front to be renamed ‘National Rally’ — The Crusader Journal

Italians line up to vote in election seen ending in political gridlock — The Crusader Journal

By Steve Scherer and Crispian Balmer ROME (Reuters) – Italians waited in long queues at polling booths on Sunday to vote in an election that could bring political gridlock after a campaign marked by anger over the listless economy, high unemployment and immigration. Pollsters have predicted that former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi’s center-right party and […]

via Italians line up to vote in election seen ending in political gridlock — The Crusader Journal

Sydney’s gay pride street parade celebrates same-sex marriage, honors early activists — The Crusader Journal

By Alison Bevege SYDNEY (Reuters) – About half a million people are expected to line Sydney’s streets on Saturday to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras, the first time the annual parade has taken place since Australia legalized same-sex marriage. The event started in 1978 as a protest march for […]

via Sydney’s gay pride street parade celebrates same-sex marriage, honors early activists — The Crusader Journal

Billy Graham; preacher to millions, adviser to presidents, dies at 99 — The Crusader Journal

By Bill Trott (Reuters) – U.S. evangelist Billy Graham, who counseled presidents and preached to millions across the world from his native North Carolina to communist North Korea during his 70 years on the pulpit, died on Wednesday at the age of 99, a spokesman said. Graham died at 8 a.m. EST (1300 GMT) at […]

via Billy Graham; preacher to millions, adviser to presidents, dies at 99 — The Crusader Journal

Farage warns ‘Brexit betrayal’ would plunge UK into crisis — The Crusader Journal

By Guy Faulconbridge, Andrew MacAskill and Jacob Greaves LONDON (Reuters) – If Prime Minister Theresa May allows Brexit to be watered down or halted by supporters of European Union membership, Britain will be thrust into its gravest constitutional crisis since World War Two, Brexit campaigner Nigel Farage said. Farage, who as UKIP leader convinced Prime […]

via Farage warns ‘Brexit betrayal’ would plunge UK into crisis — The Crusader Journal

Canada’s Trudeau says he shouldn’t make stupid jokes in public — The Crusader Journal

OTTAWA (Reuters) – Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday admitted he should not be making stupid jokes in public after a quip last week prompted the scorn of conservative commentators in the United States and elsewhere. During a town hall in Edmonton, Trudeau interrupted a woman after she used the word “mankind”, saying he […]

via Canada’s Trudeau says he shouldn’t make stupid jokes in public — The Crusader Journal

Challenged on all fronts, Britain’s May faces pressure over Brexit law — The Crusader Journal

By Elizabeth Piper and Andrew MacAskill LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May came under further pressure over her Brexit blueprint on Monday, with members of the upper house of parliament saying there were “fundamental flaws” in a law crucial to the departure. The law has also deepened splits in her Conservative Party, which […]

via Challenged on all fronts, Britain’s May faces pressure over Brexit law — The Crusader Journal

Disney deal set to value Fox at more than $75 billion: source — The Crusader Journal

(Reuters) – Walt Disney Co’s deal to buy film, television and international businesses from Rupert Murdoch’s Twenty-First Century Fox Inc will value the latter at over $40 per share, or $75 billion, a person familiar with the matter said. The deal, which is set to be announced on Thursday, will end more than half a […]

via Disney deal set to value Fox at more than $75 billion: source — The Crusader Journal

Trump’s Enhanced Vetting Is Having A Huge Impact On Refugee Admissions — the DC drain – conservative politics

ㅤ”The Trump administration restarted refugee admissions in late October after the end of a 120-day suspension that was part of the revised travel ban. In the five weeks since the suspension was lifted, the U.S. admitted 40 percent fewer people than it did in the final five weeks the ban was in effect, reports Reuters, […]

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Germany may not agree new coalition until next year: Merkel ally — The Crusader Journal

By Andreas Rinke and Paul Carrel BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany may need to wait until next year for a new government as the three blocs trying to form an alliance are so far apart they will need a deeply detailed coalition deal, a senior Bavarian ally of Chancellor Angela Merkel has told Reuters. Alexander Dobrindt, […]

via Germany may not agree new coalition until next year: Merkel ally — The Crusader Journal

Reuters/Ipsos poll rejoices in the public’s trust in media being on the rise — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

I can’t see any basis to believing a rise in Media trust by the public is rooted in anything identifiable. It’s probably just normal jitter. Reuters/Ipsos, which tracked confidence in major institutions every couple of months after the 2016 presidential election, found in late January that 52 percent of Americans had a “great deal” or…

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Yahoo says all 3 billion accounts affected in 2013 hack — The Crusader Journal

(Reuters) – Yahoo, now part of Verizon Communications Inc, said on Tuesday that all of its 3 billion user accounts were affected in the August 2013 data theft, following an investigation involving forensic experts. However, the company said the investigation indicated the information that was stolen did not include passwords in clear text, payment card […]

via Yahoo says all 3 billion accounts affected in 2013 hack — The Crusader Journal

Egypt arrests dozens in crackdown on gays — The Crusader Journal

By Ahmed Aboulenein CAIRO (Reuters) – Egypt has arrested 22 people in the past three days as part of a crackdown on gays after a rainbow flag was raised at a concert, activists and rights groups said on Monday. At least 33 people have been arrested since Sept. 23, a day after a group of […]

via Egypt arrests dozens in crackdown on gays — The Crusader Journal

U.S. trio win Nobel for finding Einstein’s gravitational waves — The Crusader Journal

By Anna Ringstrom and Ben Hirschler STOCKHOLM/LONDON (Reuters) – Three U.S. scientists won the 2017 Nobel prize for physics on Tuesday for opening up a new era of astronomy by detecting gravitational waves, ripples in space and time foreseen by Albert Einstein a century ago. The work of Rainer Weiss, Barry Barish and Kip Thorne […]

via U.S. trio win Nobel for finding Einstein’s gravitational waves — The Crusader Journal

Hezbollah says Israel pushing region to war — The Crusader Journal

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Lebanon’s Hezbollah accused Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government on Sunday of pushing the region to war in Syria, Lebanon and the Gaza Strip, and said nowhere in Israel would be safe if such a conflict were to erupt. Tensions have risen this year between Iran-backed Hezbollah and its arch enemy […]

via Hezbollah says Israel pushing region to war — The Crusader Journal

Tens of thousands march for abortion rights in Ireland — Abortion – Abortion Clinics, Abortion Pill, Abortion Information

DUBLIN (Reuters) – Tens of thousands of people marched in Dublin on Saturday to demand the loosening of some of the strictest abortion laws in the world ahead of a 2018 referendum on the issue. Abortion remains a divisive issue in once stridently Catholic Ireland, where a complete ban on the procedure was only lifted […]

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Norway government to rule in minority after centrists abandon talks — The Crusader Journal

OSLO (Reuters) – Norway’s Christian Democratic party withdrew from coalition talks with the government on Wednesday, ending Conservative Prime Minister Erna Solberg’s hopes of broadening her minority right-wing cabinet into a center-right majority one. The move may make it more difficult for Solberg to secure backing for her fiscal spending plans and policy proposals, and […]

via Norway government to rule in minority after centrists abandon talks — The Crusader Journal

Trump versus the MSM and social media — Your NZ

Donald Trump is claiming the media was against him again – attack is a good sign he is trying to defend or divert. Reuters: Trump slams Facebook as lawmakers await ads amid Russia probe U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday criticized Facebook as “anti-Trump” and questioned its role during the 2016 presidential campaign, amid probes […]

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Senate defies Trump on climate change — Your NZ

This is only small change as far as money goes but it’s a bit of a snub for President Trump. Reuters: Defying Trump, Senate panel approves funding for U.N. climate body The U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee passed a spending bill on Thursday evening that includes $10 million to help fund the United Nations’ climate change […]

via Senate defies Trump on climate change — Your NZ

Paris Attack Suspect Shot, Arrested On French Motorway — Exposing Modern Mugwumps

Involves suspect in ramming attack on soldiers in Paris Sputnik – August 9, 2017 29 Comments https://www.infowars.com/paris-attack-suspect-shot-arrested-on-french-motorway/ French police have wounded and detained the suspected perpetrator of the ramming attack against French servicemen near Paris, Reuters reported citing media reports. According to the BFMTV channel, the suspect was shot and arrested after the police stopped on a motorway […]

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Supreme Court breathes new life into Trump’s travel ban — Aussie Conservative Blog

Reuters, by Lawrence Hurley, June 27, 2017: The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday handed a victory to President Donald Trump by reviving parts of a travel ban on people from six Muslim-majority countries that he said is needed for national security but that opponents decry as discriminatory. The justices narrowed the scope of lower court […]

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Commentary: How Trump can show he’s tough on anti-Semitism | Reuters — NZ Friends of Israel Association Inc

U.S. President Donald Trump meets with Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko in the Oval Office at the White House., June 20, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst Donald Trump just got another chance to fight charges that he’s soft on antisemitism. Let’s hope he took it. The president held talks with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in Washington on Tuesday.…

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