SCW SteveWire
Supreme Court halts Biden's vaccine rule for businesses, but not private mandates ...

HEADLINES

Artist's Rendition of Globe with Streaks of Light Between Various Points

Sunday Catholic Mass video from Heart of the Nation ...

Sunday Catholic TV Mass from Boston ...

Iran, China Launch Cooperation Pact, As Beijing Slams U.S. Sanctions On Tehran - RFE/RL

Saturday Catholic Mass Video from Toronto ...

Saturday Catholic TV Mass from Boston ...

Tsunami hits Tonga after giant volcano eruption - BBC 1.15.22

Tsunami Warning Ordered for Tonga Following Undersea Volcano Eruption: The eruption near the Pacific nation of Tonga sends large waves crashing on the shore and people rushing to higher ground—and prompts a tsunami advisory for Hawaii, Alaska and the U.S. Pacific coast. - WSJ 1.15.22

Supreme Court halts Biden's vaccine rule for businesses, but not private mandates ...

Many hospitals overwhelmed, with possible future repercussions ...

Top schools illegally collude to limit financial aid, including "Notre Dame," Georgetown, Yale, according to antitrust lawsuit ...

Omicron makes Biden vaccine mandates osolete; no current evidence that vaccines reduce infections from fast-spreading Omicron ...

Liberty Counsel: covid vaccine mandate takes life of U.S. Marine ...

Supreme Court covid vaccination status undermines credibility on vaccine cases, raises concerns over bias ...

Data storage looks to go smaller with DNA, molecular ...

Catholic Mass in Chapel

Friday TV Mass from Toronto ...

Friday TV Mass from Boston ...

Catholic Blessing for your home ...

Greek Orthodox Blessing for your home ...

Cash

Roaring U.S. housing market may cool, keep climbing as Fed ends emergency support ...

Bausch + Lomb returning to Public Markets, seeking $100 million with initial public offering ...

Retail sales fell in December, stymied by Omicron and inflation ...

Vaccine stocks sliding ...

BlackRock now manages over $10 trillion ...

White House

Babbitt U.S. Capitol shooting: internal police docs reveal 'no good reason for shooting' ...


COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS

Covid-19 Coronavirus file image

"Supreme Court Halts Biden's Vaccine Rule for Businesses; The ruling doesn't stop private employers from instituting their own mandates." - SCW Newswatch: Barron's

Omicron Makes Biden’s Vaccine Mandates Obsolete There is no evidence so far that vaccines are reducing infections from the fast-spreading variant. - WSJ 1.9.22

CDC director says 75% of COVID-19 deaths 'had four or more comorbidities' - UPI 1.10.22

138,326 Americans hospitalized with COVID-19 amid Omicron surge - UPI 1.10.22

Omicron Makes Biden’s Vaccine Mandates Obsolete There is no evidence so far that vaccines are reducing infections from the fast-spreading variant. - WSJ 1.9.22

"Covid Vaccine Mandate Takes U.S. Marine's Life" - SCW Newswatch: Liberty Counsel

Supreme Court covid vaccination status undermines credibility on vaccine cases, raises concerns over bias ...

Supreme Court justices all vaccinated with COVID-19 booster shots - Fox 1.4.22

Weeks after Minnesota nurses warn of staffing crisis, Mayo Clinic fires 700 unvaccinated workers - Fox 1.5.22

Texas Gov. Abbott to sue Biden admin over vaccine mandate for National Guard - Fox 1.4.22

Mark of the Beast? Yes, Unethical Covid Vaccines Can, Indeed, Function as a Mark of the Beast if Used as an Economic Passport. - SCW 1.3.22

Covid-19 Cases Soar to New Records in U.S.: Holiday reporting delays mean real infection rates are likely higher than the new reports, as students return to classrooms and some workers remain home after contracting or being exposed to the coronavirus. - WSJ 1.3.22

Chicago Public Schools Cancel Classes After Teachers Vote Against In-Person Instruction: City leaders called the vote by the Chicago Teachers Union an illegal job action and said teachers who didn’t report to work wouldn’t receive pay. - WSJ 1.5.22

U.S. Cases Surpass Records; Biden Steps Up Vaccine Push - WSJ 1.5.22

Judge issues stay against vaccine mandate for Navy SEALs seeking religious exemption - Fox 1.3.22

N95, KN95, surgical, cloth? What you need to know about face masks and the Omicron variant - Fortune 1.3.22

Omicron's rapid spread is likely due to its ability to evade immunity offered by vaccines, study finds - Fox 1.3.22

Judge issues stay against vaccine mandate for Navy SEALs seeking religious exemption - Fox 1.3.22

N95, KN95, surgical, cloth? What you need to know about face masks and the Omicron variant - Fortune 1.3.22

Omicron is less severe because it does not infiltrate the lungs; Early laboratory studies show the more transmissible variant replicates less efficiently once inside the lung tissue. - Al Jazeera 1.3.22

After Drumming Out Unvaxxed Servicemembers, Fully Vaccinated and Boosted Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin Tests Positive for COVID - Gateway Pundit

Coronavirus pandemic: Antarctic outpost hit by Covid-19 outbreak - BBC 1.2.22

The COVID surge has hit Antarctica - Fox4 KC 2.2.22

206 Marines discharged for refusing COVID-19 vaccine Dec. 30 (UPI) -- A total of 206 Marines have been discharged after refusing to comply with the Pentagon's COVID-19 mandate, a Marine Corps representative said Thursday. - UPI 12.30.21

"Covid Vaccine" mandates actually coercing submission to an artificially limited subset of unethical, morally illicit vaccines ...

COVID: Flu vaccine could help mitigate Covid, studies suggest ...

With vaccines, U.S. Covid-19 deaths in 2021 surpass 2020 ...

Can You Travel to Mexico Without a COVID Vaccine? - Newsweek 11.15.21

COVID VACCINE SCANDALS: Democrats and Republicans Prolonging Covid-19 Pandemic by Failing To Bring About Ethical, Usable Covid Vaccines

Covid-19 Numbers & Symptoms

U.S. Data Past 7 Days - CDC
U.S. Coronavirus Map - Mayo
U.S. Cases - CDC
Data Tracker by State - CDC
Cases by County - CDC
Weekly Surveillance - CDC

Coronavirus Covid-19 Symptoms

Data Tracker - U.S. COVID-19 Cases and Deaths by State

Worldwide Cases - Coronavirus Covid-19

Coronavirus Resource Links:

> CDC - Coronavirus
> WHO - Coronavirus
> White House - Coronavirus
> SBA - Coronavirus

> WSJ - Coronavirus Collection
> WSJ - Coronavirus (search)
> Fox - Coronavirus
> UPI - Covid-19
> Reuters - Coronavirus
> The Hill - Coronavirus
> BBC - Coronavirus
> bing news - Coronavirus

> AEI - Coronavirus

Legal Links:

> Liberty Counsel

POLITICS, GOVERNMENT

White House

"Supreme Court Halts Biden's Vaccine Rule for Businesses; The ruling doesn't stop private employers from instituting their own mandates." - SCW Newswatch: Barron's

Omicron Makes Biden’s Vaccine Mandates Obsolete There is no evidence so far that vaccines are reducing infections from the fast-spreading variant. - WSJ 1.9.22

White House caught in middle of Chicago school reopening debate - Washington Examiner 1.10.22

U.S. Cases Surpass Records; Biden Steps Up Vaccine Push - WSJ 1.5.22

Texas Gov. Abbott to sue Biden admin over vaccine mandate for National Guard - Fox 1.4.22

Ted Cruz claims 'multiple grounds' to impeach Biden if GOP regains House: en. Ted Cruz has said there are "multiple grounds" for impeaching President Biden if Republicans achieve a majority in the House following the 2022 midterm elections. - NY Post 1.5.22

Trump leads all Republicans in poll on 2024 presidential election - NY Post 1.2.22

Twitter permanently bans Marjorie Taylor Greene for (supposed) COVID misinformation - NY Post 1.2.22

CAPITOL HILL PROTEST DEATH: Babbitt shooting internal police docs reveal 'no good reason for shooting,' according to Judicial Watch - Fox 10.13.21

Politics Links:

> Wall Street Journal - Politics
> Fox News - Politics
> Real Clear Politics - 2020 Elections
> Roll Call - Congress
> Roll Call - White House
> Washington Examiner - White House
> Washington Examiner - Congress
> CNS - Washington
> The Federalist

> 2020 Presidential Election Tabulated Results - Fox

> 2016 U.S. Presidential Election - States - BBC

 

> 2020 General Election Editorial Endorsements by Major Newspapers - UCSB

> From the Desk of Donald J. Trump


ECONOMY, BUSINESS

Cash

Bausch + Lomb to Return to Public Markets: Bausch + Lomb, known for its eye care business, is seeking to raise $100 million with its initial public offering - Barron's 1.15.22

Roaring U.S. housing market may cool, keep climbing as Fed ends emergency support - MarketWatch 1.5.22

Vaccine Stocks Are Sliding - Barron's 1.14.22

Retail Sales Fell in December as Omicron and Inflation Stymied Spending - Barron's 1.14.22

BlackRock Now Manages Over $10 Trillion in Assets; The money manager’s profit rose 6% in the fourth quarter - WSJ 1.14.22

Many Hospitals Are Getting Overwhelmed. It Could Affect Healthcare for Years to Come. - Barron's 1.14.22

Stocks Face Rockier Path in 2022 as Rate Increases Loom: Though investors remain hopeful, many see increased threats to the pandemic-era rally, as the Federal Reserve starts removing support for the economy - WSJ 1.2.22

Airlines Warn of Crippling Flight Disruptions if New 5G Rollout Isn’t Delayed - Barron's 1.3.22

A Booming Startup Market Prompts an Investment Rush for Ever-Younger Companies: Early-stage venture capitalists are now investing millions of dollars in companies before they even have a coherent business plan, while a growing number of VCs are saying that we are likely in a bubble. - WSJ 1.22.22

Why 2022 Is the Year You Get Your Dream Job - WSJ 1.3.22

Workers Should See Job Gains Even Amid the Latest Covid-19 Wave - WSJ 1.3.22

IBM Could Be One of the Big Turnaround Stories of 2022 - Barron's 1.1.22

Economy, Business Links:

> Wall Street Journal
> Barron's
> MarketWatch
> Investor's Business Daily

> Fox Business
> Economist - Business
> Economist - Economics/ Finance
> Reuters

> Reddit/Stocks
> Reddit/WallStreetBets

> NASDAQ

Investing Links:

> Financial Advisor Magazine
> Investopedia
> Motley Fool
> Investing Answers

> Investopedia University
> Essential Options Trading Guide - Investopedia

> Khan Academy guide to stocks and bonds
> Khan Academy guide to other investment vehicles and retirement plans

Government:

> Treasury
> CBO
> USTR
> USMCA

> BLS
> CPI
> The Economics Daily - BLS

ENERGY, OIL

Offhsore Oil Rig and Sun Over Water, adapted from image at energy.gov

Ocean Energy Needs a Lift to Go Mainstream Ocean Energy Needs a Lift to Go Mainstream The technology to harvest energy from waves and tides works, but project costs will need to come down likely with government backing. - WSJ 1.3.22

ENERGY: Alternative Materials for Solar Cells - GAO 11.4.21

OIL & CLIMATE: Rising Oil Prices Put Biden in a Bind Over Climate Pledges; Agenda to stem global warming calls for shift away from fossil fuels, but also urging OPEC to increase production to ease shortages, lower prices - WSJ 11.10.21

ENERGY & BUSINESS: GE’s Power Unit Faces Rivals as Spinoff Looms The segment seeking to profit from the renewable-energy boom is described by analysts as the weakest of the three set to emerge from the conglomerate. - WSJ 11.12.21

ENERGY: Natural-Gas Supply Is Back in Balance, but Prices Are Still Swinging; Unseasonably mild weather is allowing U.S. inventories of the heating fuel to build ahead of winter. - WSJ 11.12.21

Exxon Debates Abandoning Some Oil, Gas Projects: Members of the company’s remade board of directors are questioning several major investments as the company reconsiders its investment strategy in a fast-changing energy landscape. - WSJ 10.20.21 Democrats raise proposed IRS bank reporting threshold from $600 to $10K - NY Post 10.20.21

Energy Dept. plan says 40% of U.S. power could come from solar by 2035 - UPI 9.8.21

5 Common Myths about LED Street Lighting - Energy.gov 6.6.17

[PDF] Russia’s Nord Stream 2 Natural Gas Pipeline to Germany - CRS 8.24.21

Energy Links

> U.S. EIA

Energy Resources

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REAL ESTATE

House and For Sale Sign, adapted from image at ncua.gov

Roaring U.S. housing market may cool, keep climbing as Fed ends emergency support - MarketWatch 1.5.22

Why the tiny house is perfect for now - BBC 1.3.22

Brown Recluse vs. Wolf Spider: Which One Is On My Property? - ABC Home and Commercial 2.19.21

PESTS: How to Get Rid of Brown Recluse Spiders - LawnStarter 1.4.21

PESTS: 9 Natural Predators That Control Spiders - The Spruce 7.28.21

PESTS: Brown Recluse Spider Interactions With Other Species - University of Wisconsin-Lacrosse

REAL ESTATE: Homes Now Typically Sell in a Week, Forcing Buyers to Take Risks: American home buyers are having to pounce faster than ever to clinch a deal, forcing many of them to make snap decisions about what house to purchase and where to live. - WSJ 11.11.21

HOUSE BLESSING: Blessing for Your Home - Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Beaverton, OR

HOUSE BLESSING: The Prayer for the Blessing of Homes at Theophany - Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America

HOUSE FLIPPING: [PODCAST] How Zillow Failed at Flipping Homes: Zillow started buying and selling homes directly a few years ago, hoping to make money on each transaction. But last week, the company said it was exiting the business. - WSJ 11.9.21

The McCloskeys’ Restored Midwestern Palazzo See inside the palace near Forest Park. - St. Louis Magazine 8.16.18

WILDFIRES & REAL ESTATE: They Moved to Rural California for Affordable Homes. Then the Caldor Fire Destroyed the Town. Growing populations of towns in the “wildland-urban interface” is a key reason for the rising wildfire threat in the West, researchers say. - WSJ 11.6.21

How to Invest in Real Estate: 5 Ways to Get Started: Real estate investments can add diversification to your portfolio — and getting into the market can be as easy as buying a mutual fund. - NerdWallet 3.12.21

Real Estate Links:

Realtor.com
Zillow.com
Home Affordability Calculator - 53.com
Home affordability calculator – how much house can I afford? - Better.com
11 Best Mortgage Lenders for First-Time Home Buyers in 2021 - Nerd Wallet
Best Mortgage Lenders For First-Time Homebuyers May 2021 - Forbes
Financing Basics for First-Time Homebuyers - Investopedia

HOUSE BLESSING: Blessing for Your Home - Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Beaverton, OR

HOUSE BLESSING: The Prayer for the Blessing of Homes at Theophany - Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America

CYBER, INTERNET

File Image of Artist's Rendition of Computer, Tablet, Mobile Device

U.S. Offers Support After Ukraine Hit By Massive Cyberattack - RFE/RL 1.14.22

Data Storage Looks to Go Small, Really Small - IARPA 12.17.21

5G Service Rollout Delayed Amid Flight Safety Concerns: AT&T and Verizon agreed to delay the rollout of a new 5G wireless service at the request of U.S. transportation officials. The FAA says the service could affect airplane safety systems, a claim the wireless industry refutes. - WSJ 1.5.22

How to turn off laptop display when using external monitor - Network News

FBI email system hacked to send fake cyberattack alerts - Washington Examiner 11.14.21

Hackers send out 100,000 hoax emails after gaining access to FBI server - UPI 11.13.21

FACEBOOK SCANDALS: Facebook Allows Stolen Content to Flourish, Its Researchers Warned: About 40% of traffic to pages in 2018 went to those with content that was plagiarized or recycled ... - WSJ 11.9.21

FACEBOOK SCANDALS: Is Facebook Bad for You? It Is for About 360 Million Users, Company Surveys Suggest The app hurts sleep, work, relationships or parenting for about 12.5% of users, who reported they felt Facebook was more of a problem than other social media. Facebook said it has built tools and controls to help people manage when and how they use its services. - WSJ 11.6.21

CYBER INVESTMENT: Investor group acquires McAfee for over $14B - UPI 11.8.21

Federal Cyber Directive Spotlights Aging Computer Systems - WSJ 11.4.21

The Risks of Using Smartphones While Walking - NHK World-Japan 10.27.21

DWAC, the Trump Social-Media SPAC, Soars in GameStop-Like Frenzy: DWAC, the Trump Social-Media SPAC, Soars in GameStop-Like Frenzy Shares of the blank-check company tied to Donald Trump’s new online network surged again Friday, fueled by the enthusiasm of individual investors on social media. - WSJ 10.22.21

Lawmakers Question Whether Amazon Executives Misled Congress: In a letter to Amazon CEO Andy Jassy, five members of Congress asked for “exculpatory evidence” to corroborate the sworn testimony offered by several company leaders, including founder Jeff Bezos. - WSJ 10.18.21

Facebook’s Zuckerberg Named in Suit by Washington, D.C., Attorney General: The district’s attorney general is seeking to hold Mark Zuckerberg personally liable in a lawsuit stemming from the 2018 Cambridge Analytica personal-data scandal - WSJ 10.20.21

Facebook Settles With U.S. Government Over Improperly Reserving Jobs for Immigrants - WSJ 10.19.21

How TikTok Serves Up Sex and Drug Videos to Minors; The popular app can quickly drive young users into endless spools of adult content, including videos touting drug use and promoting pornography sites, a Wall Street Journal investigation finds. - WSJ 9.8.21

Australian high court says news outlets liable for user comments on Facebook - UPI 9.8.21

Should Ransomware Payments Be Made Illegal? - WSJ 9.7.21

GoDaddy stops service for Texas anti-abortion group's whistleblower website; GoDaddy’s decision came after the website faced intense criticism from pro-abortion activists - Fox 9.3.21

Cybersecurity, Internet Links

[PDF] GEC Special Report: August 2020 Pillars of Russia’s Disinformation and Propaganda Ecosystem - State Department - August 2020

Facebook Guide to Sharing for Webmasters - Facebook For Developers

Facebook sharing debugger tool - Facebook for Developers

SCW RUSSIA REPORT

Kremlin, Red Square, Saint Basil's At Night

U.S. Accuses Russia Of Preparing 'False-Flag' Operation In Ukraine - RFE/RL 1.14.22

Russia terminates ransomware group at US request as Ukraine tensions grow - NY Post 1.14.22

U.S. Offers Support After Ukraine Hit By Massive Cyberattack - RFE/RL 1.14.22

OSCE Meeting Ends, No Movement Made In Russia-Ukraine Crisis - RFE/RL 1.13.22

"Energy Dependence Ties Europe’s Hands in U.S.-Russia Crisis: Europe gets almost one-third of its natural gas from Russia, limiting its ability to penalize Moscow." - SCW Newswatch: WSJ

"Russia Suggests Military Deployment to Venezuela, Cuba if Tensions With U.S. Remain High; Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Rybakov said Moscow couldn’t exclude sending ‘military infrastructure’ to the two countries as tensions with U.S. soar and says talks have stalled" - SCW Newswatch: WSJ

U.S. and Russia still far apart on Ukraine after Geneva talks - Reuters 1.10.22

China says it supports Russia deploying forces to Kazakhstan to quell unrest - Reuters 1.10.22

[PDF] Text of Budapest Agreement from 1994, where Russia promised to respect Ukrainian territory in return for Ukraine giving up one of the world's biggest nuclear arsenals ...

2019: The Destruction Of Ukraine's Nuclear Arsenal - RFE/RL 1.9.19

U.S.-Russia talks hit stalemate in Geneva after Kremlin pitches 'non-starters'; American and Russian diplomats kicked off ​negotiations in Geneva on Monday against the backdrop of Vladimir Putin's massive buildup of troops along Ukraine's border. - NY Post 1.10.22

"Kazakhstan Unrest and Russia’s Intervention Transform Ties With Moscow: As violence grows, the Russian military deployment injects a new element into the crisis in the former Soviet republic." - SCW Newswatch: WSJ

"Russia and NATO: How to talk to Mr. Putin; Russia’s aggression towards Ukraine has created a chance to enhance the security of Europe" - SCW Newswatch: The Economist

"Keep calm and carry on; Ukrainians are peculiarly relaxed about Russia’s troop build-up; Many have grown inured to a risk they can do nothing about" - SCW Newswatch: The Economist

The Consequences Of Inviting Russian-Led CSTO Troops Into Kazakhstan - RFE/RL 1.6.22

For Kazakhstan's Autocratic Neighbors, Unrest Is A Warning And A Test - RFE/RL 1.6.22

Russian-Led Security Bloc To Send Peacekeeping Forces To Kazakhstan, Armenian PM Says - RFE/RL 1.5.22

"Russia’s Military Buildup Near Ukraine Is an Open Secret: Satellite images, social media posts and flight-tracking data allow private analysts to track details governments once classified" - SCW Newswatch: WSJ 1.4.22

"U.S. Catches Kremlin Insider Who May Have Secrets of 2016 Hack: IT executive Vladislav Klyushin’s journey into U.S. custody is a blow to the Kremlin, say people familiar with a Russian intelligence assessment of what he may have to offer" - SCW Newswatch: Bloomberg 1.4.22

The Week In Russia: The Shifting Shape Of The Past - RFE/RL 12.31.21

U.S. Will 'Respond Decisively' If Russia Invades Ukraine, Biden Tells Zelenskiy - RFE/RL 2.2.22

Despite Russia Tensions, U.S. Supports Extending ISS Operations Through 2030 - RFE/RL 1.2.22

Russia-Ukraine Conflict Lies in the Bones of an 11th-Century Prince - WSJ 2.1.22

Amid Rumblings About A Russian Invasion, 'No Hysteria' In Ukraine - RFE/RL 2.2.22

Russia Links:

Barrons/WSJ/Dow Jones - Russia
Wall Street Journal - Russia
Fox - Russia
Newsmax - Russia
BBC - Russia
Deutsche Welle - Russia

[PDF] GEC Special Report: August 2020 Pillars of Russia’s Disinformation and Propaganda Ecosystem - State Department - August 2020

[PDF] Russia’s Nord Stream 2 Natural Gas Pipeline to Germany - CRS 8.24.21

Other:

UPI - Russia
The Hill - Russia
Reuters - Russia
Forbes - Russia

BELARUS

Maps of Belarus and Environs

Belarus funneled people to border with Poland, migrants say - UPI 11.13.21

BELARUS: EU faces down fresh crisis at its borders, as officials accuse Belarus of weaponizing migrant surge - Fox 11.12.21

RUSSIA & BELARUS: Kremlin Lashes Out At West, Defends Troop Movements, As It Boosts Role In Belarus-EU Border Crisis - RFE/RL

RUSSIA & BELARUS: Putin’s Belarus Offensive - WSJ 11.11.21

BELARUS: Europe Sees ‘a New Type of War,’ Accusing Belarus of Weaponizing Migrants - WSH 11.12.21

Poland Accuses Russia Of Backing Belarusian 'Attack' As Migrant Border Standoff Intensifies - RFE/RL 11.9.21

'Stay Strong': Noted Belarusian Lawyer Who Defended Political Prisoners Deprived Of License - RFE/RL 10.26.21

The Week In Russia: Two Countries, Two Crackdowns - RFE/RL 6.4.21

NATO Chief Says Belarus Becoming 'More And More Dependent' On Russia - RFE/RL 6.6.21

Belarus Scrambles Fighter to Force Airliner Down to Arrest Journalist - Newsmax 5.23.21

Belarus Jet Forces Ryanair Plane to Land in Minsk: President Alexander Lukashenko scrambled a jet fighter to force a commercial aircraft to land in the nation’s capital, where a Belarusian journalist and opposition activist was detained - WSJ 5.23.21

Belarus Protesters Tell Of Police Abuse And Torture - RFE/RL

Canada, U.K. Announce Sanctions As Pressure On Belarus Leadership Builds

Tsikhanouskaya Starts Naming Shadow Cabinet For Belarus While In Exile

VIDEOS & ARTICLE: U.S., Europeans Say Belarus Leader [Lukashenka] Illegitimate As New Crackdown Follows Surprise Swearing-In

Belarus Resource Links

Crisis in Belarus - RFE/RL

BALTICS

Baltics Map

Baltics

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HUMAN LIFE, ABORTION

Ultrasound of Developing Child in Womb, With Anti-Smoking Message from CDC

Once Again, "Notre Dame" Football Plays An Abortion School, This Time Stanford

Biden taps official who tied abortion to 'racial justice' to lead OMB - NY Post 11.24.21

ABORTION: So-Called "Human Rights Watch" Revealed as Promoter of Human Rights Violations by Their Support For Access to Prenatal Killing - SCW

House Democrats, Republicans clash over Texas abortion law - Roll Call 11.4.21

"NOTRE DAME" FOOTBALL OPPONENT NORTH CAROLINA AN ABORTION SCHOOL: "Notre Dame" Football Plays Abortion Schools Two Weeks in a Row -- Southern Cal and North Carolina; Half of "Notre Dame's" Football Schedule Thus Far Has Been Against Abortion-Connected Institutions; "Notre Dame" Should Leave the ACC and Big Ten

It is Indisputable That Current U.S. Covid Vaccines Are Associated With Evil; The Only Debate is Over Degrees and Timing - SCW

"High-Volume Abortion Training:" Notre Dame Should Have Dropped Southern Cal in Football

ABORTION: University of Southern California Openly Admits They Perform Abortions and Train Abortionists

Federal Judge Blocks Texas Abortion Law - WSJ 10.6.21

ABORTION SCANDALS: "Notre Dame" Football Schedules Two Abortion Schools in a Row; Cincinnati Even Worse Than Wisconsin - SCW

Supreme Court schedules Mississippi abortion ban case for Dec. 1 - UPI 9.20.21

Texas Abortion Law Faces Pushback From Some Companies Lyft, Box, Stitch Fix among dozens of companies to sign statement; some large Texas employers declined to sign; Lyft, Box and Stitch Fix are among the dozens of companies to sign a statement saying the law “threatens the health, independence, and economic stability of our workers and customers.”- WSJ 9.21.21

Mexico’s Supreme Court Decriminalizes Abortion - WSJ 9.7.21

[Rutgers University Performs Abortions] Rutgers OB-GYN Department

GoDaddy stops service for Texas anti-abortion group's whistleblower website; GoDaddy’s decision came after the website faced intense criticism from pro-abortion activists - Fox 9.3.21

[2019] ASSOCIATION BETWEEN INDUCED ABORTION, SPONTANEOUS ABORTION, AND INFERTILITY RESPECTIVELY AND THE RISK OF PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS IN 57,770 WOMEN FOLLOWED IN GYNECOLOGICAL PRACTICES IN GERMANY - IQVIA 5.15.19

Texas Gov. Abbott Signs Law Banning Abortions Early as 6 Weeks - Newsmax 5.19.21

Texas Passes Abortion Ban Protecting ‘Every Unborn Child With a Heartbeat’ - Daily Signal 5.19.21

Texas Abortion Bill Expected to Be Signed by Gov. Abbott - Newsmax 5.14.21

ABORTION & TERRORISM: Should Abortion Be Deemed a Form of Terrorism? It Has to Be.

ABORTION: Notre Dame Football Opponent South Florida of the AAC Is Connected with Abortions; Fighting Irish Fans and People of Good Will Should Boycott the Notre Dame-USF Game and Its Sponsors and Demand the Removal of Culpable Administrators

Joe Biden Racist to Choose Kamala Harris As Running Mate - SCW

SCW NEWSWATCH: "How Extreme? The Facts About Kamala Harris" - Family Policy Alliance 8.12.20

Joe Biden Would Be Incapable of Forming a Legitimate Government, Given His Fundamental Support of the Mass Murder of Americans in the Womb; And Biden is Likely to Get Only About 62 Million Votes, Compared with 130 Million Either Killed by Policies Biden Supports or Voting Against Him - SCW 8.15.20

Anti-Catholic Dissident John Jenkins Defies Catholic Faith Again, Embarrasses Would-Be University of "Notre Dame," With Compliments to Deceased Pro-Abortion Politician Kernan - SCW 8.14.20

Abortion opponents protest COVID-19 vaccines’ use of fetal cells - Science Magazine 6.5.20

Which COVID-19 Vaccines Are Being Developed with Fetal Cell Lines Derived from Aborted Babies? - Population Research Institute 6.4.20

Joe Biden endorsed by pro-abortion NARAL - CNA

Joe Biden on Abortion; Former Vice President; Previously Democratic Senator (DE) - OnTheIssues

[2019] Biden denied communion at South Carolina church over abortion stance, report says - New YHork Post/ Fox 10.29.19

[2019] Catholic Priest Refuses Biden Communion Because He Supports Abortion - VOA 10.29.19

Perspectives of Hinduism and Zoroastrianism on abortion: a comparative study between two pro-life ancient sisters - NIH

Joe Biden’s Pro-Abortion Agenda is Anti-Women - DonaldJTrump.com

Biden, once viewed warily by some abortion rights advocates, receives NARAL endorsement - McClatchey

Joe Biden's flip-flop on abortion abandons his religion for presidency; Candidate can support abortion or serve Christ but not both at the same time - Washington Times

[2019] Biden reverses position on federal funding for abortion - Reuters 6.6.19

DFLA condemns presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden's comments on abortion - Democrats For Life

Planned Parenthood Endorses Biden After Pledging To Triple Election Spending In 2020 Over 2016 - Forbes.com

Biden's Pro-Abortion Stance Will Cost Him Moderate Voters - RealClearPolitics

Anti-Life Democrat Joe Biden says abortion is “essential” during COVID-19 - Texas Right To Life 5.8.20

Companies that Support Planned Parenthood - Family Council

FAITH & VALUES

Mass in Chapel

CATHOLIC MASS VIDEO: Second Sunday in Ordinary Time, Jan. 16, 2022 - Heart of the Nation (Wisconsin)

CATHOLIC MASS VIDEO: Second Sunday in Ordinary Time, Jan. 16, 2022 - Catholic TV (Boston)

CATHOLIC MASS VIDEO: Saturday of the First Week in Ordinary Time, Jan. 15, 2022 - Loretto Abbey (Toronto)

CATHOLIC MASS VIDEO: Saturday of the First Week in Ordinary Time, Jan. 15, 2022 - Catholic TV (Boston)

Mark of the Beast? Yes, Unethical Covid Vaccines Can, Indeed, Function as a Mark of the Beast if Used as an Economic Passport. - SCW 1.3.22

Astroworld Fallout: Exorcists And Demonologists Break Down The Satanic Influence At Travis Scott’s Deadly Concert - Daily Wire 11.11.21

Blessing for Your Home - Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Beaverton, OR

House Blessing: The Prayer for the Blessing of Homes at Theophany - Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America

Still No Ethical, Usable Covid-19 Coronavirus Vaccines in United States - SCW 6.6.21

Attempts to Force Church Attendance with Covid Pandemic Still Raging, and All Covid Vaccines Still Associated with Evil, Will Endanger the Faithful, Especially the Most Devout, and Would Be Diabolically Manipulative - SCW 6.2.21

Indiana priest Father Vincent Lampert says focus of exorcism ministry should be on God's power - The Dialog/ CNS 3.11.21

Faith & Values Links:

Catholic Mass Readings - USCCB
Books of the Bible (NABRV)

Church Militant
First Things

PODCASTS: The Bible in a Year (with Fr. Mike Schmitz) - audible.com

Prayers & Devotions:

Prayer to Saint Michael the Archangel

Blessing for Your Home - Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Beaverton, OR

House Blessing: The Prayer for the Blessing of Homes at Theophany - Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America

SPACE

Space, Stars file photo, adapted from image at nasa.gov

We Can Terraform Mars, Possibly Venus Too, Says NASA's Retiring Top Scientist - Newsmaxx 1.3.22

Despite Russia Tensions, U.S. Supports Extending ISS Operations Through 2030 - RFE/RL 1.2.22

Large asteroid stronger than nuke heading towards Earth late December - Jerusalem Post 11.27.21

U.S. anger at Russian anti-satellite missile test debris - BBC 11.15.21

U.S. Condemns Russia For 'Dangerous' Anti-Satellite Missile Test - RFE/RL 11.15.21

NASA Administrator Statement on Russian ASAT Test - NASA 11.15.21

ISS file photo, adapted from image at nasa.gov

The Beaver Moon lunar eclipse on Nov. 19 will be the longest of the century. Here are its stages explained. By Joe Rao about 8 hours ago It will last 3 hours, 28 minutes and 23 seconds. - Space.com 11.15.21

Space debris forces astronauts on space station to take shelter in return ships - Space.com 11.15.21

'Doughnut UFO' over Switzerland defies explanation - Space.com 11.15.21

Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin Pursues Private Space Station: Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin Pursues Private Space Station The space company said it would help to build a facility, part of a bet that many future orbital facilities will be privately owned and operated. - WSJ 10.25.21

William Shatner opens up about the toll going to space took on his 90-year-old body; William Shatner talks difference between space simulators and reality, the physical toll flight took at age 90 'Star Trek' actor became the oldest person to travel to space after joining Blue Origin's latest flight- Fox 10.14.21

William Shatner rockets to space and back with Blue Origin - CNET 10.13.21

Air Force research lab signs agreement with ‘gas-stations-in-space’ company - Defense News

Mars helicopter Ingenuity goes long distance in 3rd flight on Red Planet - Space.com 4.25.21

'NOTHING SHORT OF AMAZING': NASA's Mars helicopter achieves fastest, farthest flight to date - Fox 4.25.21

Space Links:

NASA
Space.com
U.S. Space Force
Aviation Week & Space Technology
Phys.org
Nature Astronomy

DIA: "[PDF] Challenges to Security in Space (2019)"

9/11, TERRORISM

Emprire State Building With World Trade Center Towers Smoking and On Fire in Background, adapted from defense.gov photo

New York City identifies two new 9/11 victims ahead of 20th anniversary - UPI 9.7.21

ENVIRONMENT, CLIMATE, WILDLIFE, ANIMALS

Bald Eagle in Flight

"When Goats Become Firefighters, Not Everyone Follows Orders: Hungry animals clear away potential tinder; 'not the most high-tech thing'" - SCW Newswatch: WSJ

Columbo's Basset hound ''Dog'' was a rescue dog in real life, just like on the show: From a Burbank shelter to television stardom. - MeTV 4.11.21

Antarctica’s ‘doomsday glacier’ could collapse in 3 years, raise sea levels - NY Post 12.15.21

9 Natural Predators That Control Spiders - The Spruce 7.28.21

Brown Recluse Spider Interactions With Other Species - University of Wisconsin-Lacrosse

Brown Recluse vs. Wolf Spider: Which One Is On My Property? - ABC Home and Commercial 2.19.21

OIL & CLIMATE: Rising Oil Prices Put Biden in a Bind Over Climate Pledges; Agenda to stem global warming calls for shift away from fossil fuels, but also urging OPEC to increase production to ease shortages, lower prices - WSJ 11.10.21

Rodents the Size of St. Bernards Swarm an Exclusive Gated Community: The world’s largest rodents bully pets, roam tony streets and soil pristine lawns in Argentina, triggering demands for them to be relocated or castrated - WSJ

SCW NEWSWATCH: "Bald eagle wins duel with state's $950 drone, sending it to the bottom of Lake Michigan" - CBS 8.13.20

Animal assassins and military mammals: How superpowers continue to train creatures for combat - Fox

A black bear named Bruno has traveled 400 miles in search of a mate. And he's gained quite a following.

HEALTH

Medical Symbol

Many Hospitals Are Getting Overwhelmed. It Could Affect Healthcare for Years to Come. - Barron's 1.14.22

'Stillborn' baby being prepped for burial discovered to be alive; A baby was declared stillborn by a Brazilian doctor was being prepared for burial at a funeral home -- then was miraculously found to still be alive. - NY Post 1.5.22

Weeks after Minnesota nurses warn of staffing crisis, Mayo Clinic fires 700 unvaccinated workers - Fox 1.5.22

Hospitals Still Not Fully Complying With Federal Price-Disclosure Rules - WSJ 12.30.21

China continues to exploit U.S. universities to bolster military modernization, report finds: China continues to use U.S. university system to collect information to bolster its nuclear and cyber-espionage programs. - Fox 12.11.21

The New Low-Cholesterol Diet: Fatty Fish: The right fish can do wonders for your heart. - WebMD 2.3.09

3 Healthiest (and Worst) Fish For Your Health: Expand your protein options with these varieties - Cleveland Clinic 5.18.20

Obesity: More than half of young adults are overweight, study says - Fox 12.7.21

The New Low-Cholesterol Diet: Fatty Fish The right fish can do wonders for your heart. - WebMD 2.3.09

How to Get Rid of Brown Recluse Spiders - LawnStarter 1.4.21

Brown Recluse Spider Interactions With Other Species - University of Wisconsin-Lacrosse

9 Natural Predators That Control Spiders - The Spruce 7.28.21

Black Seed: Are There Health Benefits? - WebMD

HEALTH OVERBILLING: Woman billed $700 after sitting in ER waiting room for 7 hours, leaving without treatment - Fox Atlanta 11.1.21

FACEBOOK SCANDALS: Is Facebook Bad for You? It Is for About 360 Million Users, Company Surveys Suggest The app hurts sleep, work, relationships or parenting for about 12.5% of users, who reported they felt Facebook was more of a problem than other social media. Facebook said it has built tools and controls to help people manage when and how they use its services. - WSJ 11.6.21

HEALTH COSTS, NONPROFITS: ProPublica: St. Jude hoards billions while many of Its families drain their savings - UPI 11.12.21

HEALTH BUSINESS: J&J to Split Into Two Public Companies: Johnson & Johnson intends to separate its high-margin prescription-drugs and medical-devices business from its storied but slower-growing consumer group, creating two publicly traded companies. - WSJ 11.12.21

N95 Vs. KN95 Masks: What's the Difference? - Popular Science 7.28.21

Idaho reports first human to die from rabies since 1978 - NY Post 11.5.21

Shot To Prevent Lyme Disease Enters Human Trials - Weather.com 3.3.21

Healthy Living Helps Prevent Dementia, Even if it Runs in the Family - Newsmas 5.21.21

The Best Foods to Help You Sleep - Sleep Foundation 2020

Food for Sleep: The Best and Worst Foods for Getting Sleep - Alaska Sleep Foundation

Foods High in Melatonin - Web MD

Dietary Sources and Bioactivities of Melatonin - NIH 2017

Sleep aids: Understand over-the-counter options - Mayo Clinic

[Charles Atlas Workouts:] Every Man Should Do This Exercise Routine Every Day - Art of Manliness

Drugmakers Go on Trial Over Opioid Epidemic - WSJ

Economy Week Ahead: ECB, Jobless Claims, Housing - WSJ

Study: People Can Have Real-Life Conversations While Dreaming - Newsmax 2.18.21

Will Biden Continue Wrecking Social Security for Seniors and Future Retirees?

Overcoming Absentmindedness: Tips From WebMD

Health Links

Vital Signs - CDC
HHS - News
PLOS ONE

Sleep Foundation

HEALTH - ALLERGIES

Pollen Grain, adapted from image at nasa.gov

Air Purifier Buying Guide - Consumer Reports 11.2.21

Allergies Links

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WRITING, EDITING

Quill Pen, Inkwell, Books, Table, adapted from image at nih.gov

AP vs. Chicago: What Style Guide is Right for Your Brand? - BizBuzzContent 7.19.18

Copy Editing Resource Links

AP Style

> AP Stylebook

Chicago Style

> Chicago Manual of Style

GPO Style

> GPO Style Manual
> [PDF] GPO Style Manual (475 pp)

Jobs (no endorsement implied):

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SUPREME COURT, LAW

Supreme Court and Blossoming Trees

"Supreme Court Halts Biden's Vaccine Rule for Businesses; The ruling doesn't stop private employers from instituting their own mandates." - SCW Newswatch: Barron's

Top Schools Illegally Collude to Limit Student Financial Aid, Lawsuit Alleges: A new federal suit alleging antitrust violations at 16 major universities, including Yale and Georgetown, adds to continuing efforts to change college admissions practices. - WSJ 1.10.22

Supreme Court Covid Vaccination Status Undermines Credibility on Vaccine Cases, Creates Unshakeable Conflict of Interest and Personal Taint; Impeachment of Pro-Unethical-Vaccine Judges is a Duty of Congress - SCW 1.7.22

Ghislaine Maxwell lawyers seek new trial after juror discloses he was sex abuse victim; Maxwell was convicted Dec. 29 of recruiting and grooming teenage girls to be abused by late financier Jeffrey Epstein - Fox 1.6.22

Supreme Court justices all vaccinated with COVID-19 booster shots - Fox 1.4.22

Kyle Rittenhouse ACQUITTED after jury deliberates for 26 hours in tense trial - Fox 1l.19.21

When Will the Kyle Rittenhouse Verdict Be Announced? The jury is currently deliberating on the case in Kenosha, Wis., to decide what happens to the teenager who killed two men - WSJ 11.17.21

CAPITOL HILL PROTEST DEATH: Babbitt shooting internal police docs reveal 'no good reason for shooting,' according to Judicial Watch - Fox 10.13.21

Facebook’s Zuckerberg Named in Suit by Washington, D.C., Attorney General: The district’s attorney general is seeking to hold Mark Zuckerberg personally liable in a lawsuit stemming from the 2018 Cambridge Analytica personal-data scandal - WSJ 10.20.21

Supreme Court schedules Mississippi abortion ban case for Dec. 1 - UPI 9.20.21

Lyft, Uber To Pay Their Drivers' Texas Abortion Ban Legal Fees - Law360

Passengers held up phones during Philadelphia train rape, police say - NY Post 10.19.21

Gabby Petito autopsy paints grim picture of last moments, experts say - Fox 10.14.21

Laundrie lookalike ambushed by gun-toting feds as he slept on Appalachian Trail - NY Post 10.18.21

Law, Crime, Supreme Court Links

U.S. Supreme Court opinions
DOJ - news
Above the Law
Law360

RACE, RIOTS, PROTESTS

Kyle Rittenhouse ACQUITTED after jury deliberates for 26 hours in tense trial - Fox 1l.19.21

When Will the Kyle Rittenhouse Verdict Be Announced? The jury is currently deliberating on the case in Kenosha, Wis., to decide what happens to the teenager who killed two men - WSJ 11.17.21

RITTENHOUSE: Kyle Rittenhouse spokesperson slams Biden for casting defendant as a White supremacist - Fox 11.11.21

Sacheen Littlefeather, who rejected Marlon Brando’s Oscar in 1973, says she was blacklisted by Hollywood; The actor didn’t accept his 1973 Academy Award for best actor for his performance in 'The Godfather' - Fox 4.26.21

Two L.A. County deputies critically wounded in 'ambush' - UPI

LA County Sheriffs Video of Assassination Attempt (twitter "thread")

Trump calls for swift justice in shooting of ambushed deputies as manhunt intensifies in LA; Authorities have offered a $100,000 for information leading to an arrest and conviction - Fox

Joe Biden Racist to Choose Kamala Harris As Running Mate - SCW

SCW NEWSWATCH: "This is why Jacob Blake had a warrant out for his arrest" - New York Post 8.28.20

Biden condemns ‘needless violence’ in Kenosha, Trump sends in feds to restore ‘law and order’ - Fox

Less than 3 minutes passed between when Kenosha police arrived and when Jacob Blake was shot, according to dispatch audio - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Jacob Blake Shooting: What Happened in Kenosha, Wisconsin? Injured target of police shooting is now stable but still in the intensive care unit - WSJ

Syracuse University professor disciplined for calling coronavirus 'Wuhan flu,' 'Chinese Communist Party Virus'- Fox

NBA playoff boycott over Blake shooting 'a way to again try to demand a little more action,' coach says - Fox

SCW NEWSWATCH: "When Authority Vanishes: Chicago’s leaders have surrendered to vandals" - John O. McGinnis/ City Journal 8.13.20

Protesters arrested in Chicago, Seattle as civil unrest over police brutality continues - New York Post

VIDEO: [Riots, Protests, Government Response:] Senate Hearing on "The Right of the People Peaceably to Assemble: Protecting Speech by Stopping Anarchist Violence," Saturday, Aug. 4, 2020

Georgetown Student Petition: Create a ‘Sanctuary Space’ Campus by Banning Cops - Breitbart 7.19.20

DHS removes acting chief of intelligence and analysis after protest response - UPI


CHINA, HONG KONG

Beijing Forbidden City Temple in China

Taiwan conducts military drills to intercept Chinese warplanes - NY Post 1.5.22

Rising Threat From China Pushes U.S. and Japan to Deepen Military Cooperation - WSJ 1.2.22

China unveils plan to 'take over' Latin America - Washington Examiner - 1.2.22

China continues to exploit U.S. universities to bolster military modernization, report finds: China continues to use U.S. university system to collect information to bolster its nuclear and cyber-espionage programs. - Fox 12.11.21

U.S. lawmakers defy warnings from China to make surprise trip to Taiwan - NY Post 11.26.21

Peng Shuai: What we know so far - BBC 11.23.21

Secret Chinese Port Project in Persian Gulf Rattles U.S. Relations With Key Ally; U.S. intelligence agencies learned this spring that China was secretly building what they suspected was a military facility at a port in the United Arab Emirates, one of the U.S.’s closest Mideast allies, according to people familiar with the matter. - WSJ 11.18.21

U.S. Companies Face New Risks in a Changing China: A slowing economy, interventions by Beijing, and tensions with Washington may not be fully reflected in the valuations of companies with Chinese exposure.- Barron's 11.12.21

U.S. Firms Aid China’s Bid for Chip Dominance Despite Security Concerns - WSJ 11.12.21

Biden says U.S. will defend Taiwan if China attacks - BBC 10.22.21

Hong Kong Security Chief Warns Citigroup, HSBC Against Dealings With Pro-Democracy Tycoon - WSJ 5.27.21

Special Report: Vatican China Sellout - Church Militant 6.26.20

SCW NEWSWATCH: "China’s Science Talent-Recruitment Program Draws Fresh Attention; Beijing is trying to lure scientists as part of a covert technology-transfer plan. But why are so many of them falling for it?" - Diplomat 8.25.20

Hunting the Phoenix: The Chinese Communist Party’s global search for technology and talent - APSI 8.20.20

Chinese Diplomats Helped Military Scholars Visiting the U.S. Evade FBI Scrutiny, U.S. Says - WSJ

SCW NEWSWATCH: "China targeting U.S. election infrastructure with cyberattacks, says O'Brien" - Reuters 8.9.20

Ecuador navy surveils huge Chinese fishing fleet near Galapagos - Reuters

SCW NEWSWATCH: "U.S. health chief arrives in Taiwan on trip condemned by China" - Reuters 8.9.20

Google deletes 2,600 YouTube accounts linked to China [and others tied to Russia, Iran] - UPI

U.S. wants to see 'untrusted' Chinese apps removed from U.S. app stores, Pompeo says - Reuters

Trump threatens to ban TikTok from operating in U.S. - UPI

China Hacked Vatican Ahead of Negotiations; U.S. Cybersecurity Firm Says The alleged breaches come ahead of negotiations regarding the appointment of bishops in China

China Links

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HONG KONG

Hong Kong Security Chief Warns Citigroup, HSBC Against Dealings With Pro-Democracy Tycoon - WSJ 5.27.21

Hong Kong

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NATIONAL SECURITY, MILITARY

Pentagon

Top general warns Iran 'very close' to having nuclear weapon capability - NY Post 11.24.21

Here are the three companies selected to design hypersonic missile interceptors for MDA - Defense News 11.20.21

NUCLEAR: NNSA Has Taken Steps to Improve Its Work Authorization Process, but Challenges Remain; DOE's National Nuclear Security Administration, responsible for nuclear weapons stockpile, relies on 7 contractors to manage and operate its 8 lab and production sites 11.4.21

U.S. Army’s Precision Strike Missile breaks distance record in flight test - Defense News

The Missing Aircraft Carrier - WSJ 5.27.21

Nuclear Weapons: NNSA Plans to Modernize Critical Depleted Uranium Capabilities and Improve Program Management - GAO

SCW NEWSWATCH: "U.S. beefs up force protection in Syria after run-in with Russia" - The Hill 9.18.20

SCW NEWSWATCH: "Air Force destroys surrogate cruise missile in hypervelocity projectile test" - UPI

SCW NEWSWATCH: "Joint Chiefs head says military won't have role resolving 2020 election; Gen. Mark Milley said he believes in an 'apolitical' U.S. military" - Fox 8.29.20

Production of Air Force's first B-21 stealth bomber on schedule - UPI

NATO ships, aircraft conduct exercises with Latvian navy - UPI

U.S. Navy develops software to track COVID-19 cases aboard ships - UPI

Hungary purchases $1 billion U.S.-made defense missile system - UPI

Air Force helicopter struck by bullet makes emergency landing in Virginia; FBI investigates One crew member was hurt in the UH-1N Huey helicopter incident - Fox

Animal assassins and military mammals: How superpowers continue to train creatures for combat - Fox

National Security Links:

DOD
CENTCOM media hub

Defense News
Military Times
Jane's

IMMIGRATION, MIGRANTS, ILLEGAL ALIENS

U.S.-Mexican Border With Cars Waiting, with Mexico Sign Posted Above Lanes

ILLEGALS: Biden angrily defends DOJ plans for $450K migrant separation payouts - NY Post 11.6.21

BIDEN PAYOFFS TO ILLEGAL ALIENS? "Reported Biden plan to pay illegal immigrants $450K could surpass payments to some 9/11, military families; Payments of $450K per person are reportedly being considered by the Biden admin" - Fox 10.30.21

Biden playing a deadly game using secret flights to move migrants - NY Post 10.18.21

Facebook Settles With U.S. Government Over Improperly Reserving Jobs for Immigrants - WSJ 10.19.21

Border Patrol arrests at highest level in 35 years: report - NY Post 10.20.21

Why Biden won't tell: Prez won't reveal where record number of illegal immigrants are going; The New York Post confirmed this week what the Biden administration is quietly ushering in near-record numbers of illegal immigrants, even as it claims to be enforcing the border. - NY Post 10.19.21

Biden playing a deadly game using secret flights to move migrants - NY Post 10.18.21

Why Biden won't tell: Prez won't reveal where record number of illegal immigrants are going; The New York Post confirmed this week what the Biden administration is quietly ushering in near-record numbers of illegal immigrants, even as it claims to be enforcing the border. - NY Post 10.19.21

Leaked Border Patrol docs show mass release of illegal immigrants into U.S. - Fox 10.13.21

Leaked Border Patrol docs show mass release of illegal immigrants into U.S. - Fox 10.13.21

Border Patrol agent fatally shoots man suspected of human smuggling in Texas; Suspect had struck agent with his vehicle while trying to escape the scene - Fox

Supreme Court allows border wall construction during challenges - UPI

LIFE COACHING, SELF-HELP

Overcoming Absentmindedness: Tips From WebMD

SCIENCE

File Photo of Test Tubes with Different Colored Substances, adapted from image at nrel,gov

Safer fluorination process developed using flow electrochemistry - Chemistry World

Science Links:

Nature
Phys.org
PLOS ONE


PLACES ... Cities, States, more ....

 

CHICAGO

Chicago Skyline

White House caught in middle of Chicago school reopening debate - Washington Examiner 1.10.22

Chicago Public Schools Cancel Classes After Teachers Vote Against In-Person Instruction: City leaders called the vote by the Chicago Teachers Union an illegal job action and said teachers who didn’t report to work wouldn’t receive pay. - WSJ 1.5.22

Chicago police cancel days off for officers following violent weekend - Fox 12.7.21

Chicago mom shot dead in same spot teen son was killed just days earlier - NY Post 11.25.21

Chicago police cancel day off for officers, reportedly bracing for Rittenhouse verdict - SCW Newswatch: Fox 11.11.21

CHICAGO FREEWAY SHOOTINS: After 3 Chicago area expressway shootings reported within hours, some drivers taking precautions - ABC7 Chicago 11.5.21

Chicago Mayor Lightfoot Granting Interviews Only to Black or Brown Journalists - Newsmax 5.19.21

"Chicago looting: Violence, property damage devastates Michigan Avenue, Loop; More than 100 arrested, police say Access to the downtown area will be restricted from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m." - SCW NEWSWATCH: ABC7 - 8.10.20

SCW NEWSWATCH: "[Chicago Downtown] Looting Was Coordinated Response To Police-Involved Shooting In Englewood, Brown Says" - CBS-2-Chicago - 8.10.20

'Anything they wanted to take, they can take': BLM throws support behind Chicago looters after $60M in damages - Fox 32 Chicago

Air Force helicopter struck by bullet makes emergency landing in Virginia; FBI investigates One crew member was hurt in the UH-1N Huey helicopter incident - Fox

COVID-19 travel restrictions in all 50 states to know before your trip - Chicago Crusader

SCW NEWSWATCH: "Chicago violence: 38 shot, 9 fatally in weekend shootings; Three people were fatally shot in separate incidents early Sunday morning" - ABC7 Chicago - 8.30.20

SCW NEWSWATCH: "When Authority Vanishes: Chicago’s leaders have surrendered to vandals" - John O. McGinnis/ City Journal 8.13.20

Body of missing Chicago teen found in Lake Michigan near Portage Riverwalk; NWS extends swimming advisories Swimming advisories extended for parts of Lake Michigan: National Weather Service

SCW NEWSWATCH: "Chicago looting: Violence, property damage devastates Michigan Avenue, Loop; More than 100 arrested, police say Access to the downtown area will be restricted from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m." - ABC7 - 8.10.20

SCW NEWSWATCH: "[Chicago Downtown] Looting Was Coordinated Response To Police-Involved Shooting In Englewood, Brown Says" - CBS-2-Chicago - 8.10.20

SCW NEWSWATCH: "3 Chicago cops shot outside police station during arrest, suspect also hit, authorities say; Police said the suspect was shot after firing upon officers" - Fox

SCW NEWSWATCH: "Chicago adds 200 police to downtown tourist district because of rise in violent crime: report; Recent incidents include a stabbing, a carjacking and an injury to a security guard's skull" - Fox 7.31.20