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Republicans postpon a Friday vote on an immigration reform bill because it lacked enough support to passJudiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte, R-Va. subpoenas Peter Strzok to testify before Judiciary, Oversight committees next weekWinners and losers in the Senate’s defense policy billSouth Carolina state Rep. Katie Arrington R-S.C. suffered multiple serious injuries in a car accident that killed one other late Friday nightDemocratic Senate candidate arrested at child detention center: WATCHTrump officials clashing over how to process families who illegally entered the U.S.: Report Trump ‘bullish’ on midterm elections, poll shows ‘rising tide’ for GOP6 months of the Trump tax cuts, in numbersThese are the 41 Republicans who killed the Goodlatte immigration reform bill

Editor's Picks: How did Peter Strzok's notorious text stay hidden so long?DOJ turns over docs to House Intelligence following explicit threats by RepublicansObama's cybersecurity coordinator confirms Susan Rice ordered him to 'stand down' on Russian meddlingBoom: Over 95% of manufacturers bullish on future, ‘record optimism’Justice Department reviewing conduct of paralegal who chased Kirstjen Nielsen from

Commentary - Washington Secrets - Red Alert: The future of privacy rests on Justice Neil GorsuchIllegal immigration becomes the media's telenovelaWhy doesn't PETA use its money to help animals? In the era of streaming shows, kids' TV regulations are stuck in the 1990sCollege Board’s decision to remove pre-Colonial material from the Advanced Placement (AP) World History test upsets liberals Washington Examiner


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IDF: Patriot missile fired at incoming UAV from Syria, which retreatsNetanyahu: U.S. envoys offered ‘complete support’ for handling of Gaza clashes206 Gazans said injured in weekly border clashesKushner to Palestinians: Don’t let your leaders reject peace plan they haven’t seenNetanyahu: Bulgaria to open honorary consulate in JerusalemErdogan faces toughest challenge yet as Turkey heads to pollsA look at candidates running in Turkey’s presidential raceExpanded powers up for grabs in Turkey electionLeave Abbas, take the glassagna: 7 things to know for June 24Netanyahu says indictment against wife Sara is ‘new height of absurdity’The British are coming: Israel excitedly awaits first ever royal visit8 Israeli startups make World Economic Forum tech pioneers listSaudi women take the wheel for first time as driving ban expiresRussian jets bombard southern Syria for first time as offensive loomsTop Iranian official warns: Syria will be America’s ‘second Vietnam’Visiting Jordan, Merkel calls for countering ‘Iranian aggression’Cryptocurrency-related crime will surpass all other cyberattacks in 2018: expert

MOST READ: Kushner, Egypt’s Sissi discuss Israel-Palestinian peace processHamas paid family to claim Gaza baby was killed by Israeli tear gas, says cousin‘We’re called scum, rats, pigs’: S. Africa’s Jews protest soaring anti-SemitismIsrael deploys electronic eye to track fire kites and balloons from GazaEconomic collapse or war: Hamas’s cynical, desperate bid to pressure Israel, PAHamas prepared to make ‘comprehensive deal’ with Israel – reportUK defends calling Jerusalem Old City part of ‘Occupied Palestinian Territories’ Times of Isreal


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Saudis Pledge Decisive Oil Supply Boost to Comfort ConsumersTrump's Trade War Sets Bigger Booby Trap for Strong U.S. EconomysChina to Unleash $108 Billion in Reserve Cut for Some BanksCar Tariffs? Europe Is Ready to Retaliate as Trade Dispute GrowsBitcoin Slips to 2018 Low as Rising Scrutiny Fuels SkepticismSaudi Women Driving Is Better for Economy Than Aramco IPOWorld Cup Latest: 10-Man Germany Beats Sweden 2-1 With Extra-Time Goal

Trending: Trump Administration Says It's Reuniting Immigrant FamiliesEU Seeks Migration Deal in Summit With Merkel's Fate at StakeSaudis Seek to Keep Oil-Market Control With OPEC Deal FudgeMidnight Cheers and Disbelief as Saudis End Ban on Women DrivingSarah Sanders Kicked Out of Virginia Restaurant Over Work for TrumpChina Takes an Edge in Stocks to a Trade WarWhy Apple’s AirPower Wireless Charger Is Taking So Long to Make The Big Bang Made London. Brexit Could Undo ItFarmworkers Clash With Farm Lobby Amid Immigration Crackdown Italy’s Interior Minister Matteo Salvini said that whether a united European Union “still exists or not” will be decided within a year, migration could topple German Chancellor Angela Merkel from powerAs Turkey Votes, Challengers Say Irregularities Mar Polling Kushner Faults Palestinian Leaders, Says Peace Plan ImminentBaffled by OPEC, Hedge Funds Leave Oil Bets Up in the AirIRS Ruling on U.S. Credit Is an Unexpected Gift to Solar DevelopersMove Over Luxury Cars, Germany Wants to Trial Flying TaxisCarmakers Risk Wasting Billions on Electric, Autonomous VehiclesKorean Cars Beat Porsche in Quality RankingPeso Pushes Investors to Cover Their Shorts in the Biggest Mexico ETFThe 12 Global Economic Indicators to Watch

Commentary: Three Kids and a Flute. How India, Singapore Can End Index FeudCash-Rich Japan Offers a Haven From U.S. ZombiesEveryone Should Hate Google GlassTrump Gets a Mueller Report Preview: Weekend Edition Bloomberg


CORRUPTION CHRONICLES - Mainstream Media Scream: (Watch Dog On-Line Publications) Corruption Chronicles: JUDICIAL WATCH OBTAINS IRS DOCUMENTS REVEALING MCCAIN’S SUBCOMMITTEE STAFF DIRECTOR URGED IRS TO ENGAGE IN “FINANCIALLY RUINOUS” TARGETINGJudicial Watch Inside Report: Reviewing the Inspector General’ (IG) Report with Congressman Jim JordanJudicial Watch 60 Seconds: NEW Lawsuit to Expose DOJ FISA Warrant AbusesOn Watch: The Inspector General’ (IG) Report on the Clinton Email InvestigationU.S. Pays for Palestinian School Books that Glorify Terrorism, Promote ExtremismThe Strange Case of McAuliffe & McCabeCash Smuggled to Terrorists in Middle East from U.S. Airport that Gave Somali Muslims Security ToursU.S. Border Patrol Agent Shot in Area Where Ranchers Live in Fear of Immigrant, Drug Smugglers Cash Smuggled to Terrorists in Middle East from U.S. Airport that Gave Somali Muslims Security Tours Judicial Watch

FAKE NEWS OMISSIONS and DISTORTIONS: Double Standards Abound After Virginia Eatery Refuses to Serve Sanders MSNBC host Stephanie Ruhle Dismissed Reports of a Sharp Increase in Illegals Exploiting Unrelated Children to try to Fraudulently Enter the CountryWashington Post Plays the Race Card on TrumpWoke? NEW YORK Times Selling 'Truth' T-Shirts for $300 ApieceCNN Cuomo Claims Trump 'Treating Kids Like Crap,' Links Advisor to RacistsEight Times Hollywood Used Melania to Attack President TrumpCNN Begala Accuses Trump of Politicizing the Plight of Angel Moms Williams: Fonda Tirade 'Poorly Worded,' Says Fox Hosts 'Delight in It'This Week in Media Bias History: Obama Kills a Fly, Media Go Crazy!Tom Arnold has Epic Meltdown During CNN Interview with Poppy HarlowCNN This Is Seth Meyers on Drugs Orwellian Media Call for Firing of Trump Fan Kevin McHale Jimmy Fallon Offers His Gushy Platform to David Hogg to Plug BookDCNN's Powers Compares Melania Trump to Marie Antoinette, TeenagerBrian Williams Calls Krauthammer 'Drum Major' of Iraq War News Busters


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U.S. soldiers at the North Korean border prepare to retrieve remains of American soldiers missing since the 1950-53 war after Kim Jong-un agrees to return the bodies following his historic meeting with TrumpTime apologizes for cover story about migrant girl who they said was taken 'screaming' from her mother by US Border Patrol agents, after it emerged the pair were NEVER separatedRestaurant owner who booted out Sarah Huckabee Sanders explains she did so after taking a staff vote - and now the eatery has been slammed on Yelp and had its online menu hackedMike Huckabee comes under fire for tweeting picture of MS-13 gang members with the caption 'this is Nancy Pelosi's committee to take back the house'Border Patrol rescues group of 57 illegal immigrant men, women and children as young as one in record heat after smugglers abandoned them in the desert on U.S. side of borderMerkel made a fundamental error over migrants!': German chancellor's conservative rival slams her decision to let a million refugees into Germany - and says it MUST be overturnedNow Malta rejects migrants who were turned away by Italy - as warring EU leaders head to crisis summit, Rome accuses Macron of 'arrogance' and Spain rescues another 569'OBAMA KEPT THEM IN CAGES, WRAPPED THEM IN FOIL': Trump hits back at critics with images of children in Obama-era holding centers and criticizes Nancy and Chuck for caring more for immigrants than citizens Turkish state TV BLACKS OUT huge rally held by the president Recep Tayyip Erdogan main rival as the strongman tries to cling to power in Sunday's electionIllinois student, 13, faces up to 'three years in prison and $25,000 fine' for recording conversation between himself and school principal Daily Mail


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Germany - Europe: Turkey: President Recep Tayyip Erdogan faces test in critical electionsGermany's Angela Merkel in Lebanon amid pressure to find refugee solutionAccess to education in Germany still determined by family backgroundStammtisch - Bavarians at the Berlin gate over immigration politicsEurope can't take in 'new wave of refugees,' says Austrian conservative MPMalta, Italy migrant spat leaves German rescue ship in limbo France's President Emmanuel Macron backs sanctions on EU states refusing migrantsAustrian EU minister Gernot Blümel calls for migrant reception centersSpotlight on Europe - 22 June 2018 - Concern over Hungary’s new anti- immigration lawsAfricaLink on Air - 21 June 2018 - How Europe and Asia are polluting Africa with used carsExplosion injures several in German state of North Rhine-WestphaliaBrexit: BMW follows Airbus in warning of cut to UK operationsToni Kroos and Marco Reus help Germany rediscover winning mentalityRussian press on the World Cup: Joyful foreign fans praised from different political viewsInside the 'battery cage': Prostitution in Germany EU businesses unhappy with Chinese policies

Russian airstrikes in southwest Syria signal escalation of regime offensiveGermany's Angela Merkel in Lebanon amid pressure to find refugee solutionTaliban take Afghan security forces hostage in Maidan WardakIraqi airstrike targets Islamic State (IS) militants in eastern SyriaTesla saboteur claims to be whistleblowerEnglish bulldog Zsa Zsa wins World's Ugliest Dog title Deutsche Welle


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Austria floats idea to deploy EU border guards to ‘willing’ African states to battle migrationU.S. tells rebels not to count on its help as Syrian army advances into country’s southwest - reportRestaurant owner kicks Sarah Sanders out, sparks online review warFIFA opens case against Shaqiri & Xhaka over controversial eagle celebrationsRussian dating app traffic surges as football World Cup fever risesOp-Edge: West & its Arab stooges are terrified of a genuinely independent YemenTrump-Putin summit should be welcomed, not feared RT Russia Today


Top News Stories - Photos (South China Morning Post)

North Korea Nuclear Crisis: Japan’s defence chief seeks local support to deploy a missile shieldBeijing ‘won’t target’ US firms to hit back at Trump’s trade threatsChinese leaders ‘absolutely confused’ by Trump’s demands on tradeThe American with a dream of becoming a Chinese citizenThe clash of interests in Vietnam’s anti-China proteststTaiwan scrambles jets, navy as mainland sends warships through straitChinese photographer captures ‘horror and beauty’ of modern China‘I’d like to ask you to leave’: why this little restaurant is big news in America

Opinion: To see why Trump’s tariffs have hit a Chinese nerve, read historyChina is winning the science war with U.S., and it’s all in the mindSingapore’s university challenge: to value skills as much as degrees South China Morning Post


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Horowitz Report: “A persistent lack of (FBI) leadership, even under Director Wray.” audio

An Obstruction Case against Trump does not suit the logic of the Horowitz report. audio

Bringing home from North Korea the remains of the Korean War MIA. audio

China loses a trade war. audio

Why was Christopher Steele at the State Department in October 2016? audio

The GOP Congress is unusually alarmed by the border turmoil. audio

The ends justifying the means Resistance will get worse. audio
John Batchelor (06/22/2018)


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