Markets Slammed By Historic China Sell-Off
U.S. stocks closed lower on Monday under pressure from an overnight plunge in the Shanghai Composite and a continued decline in commodities, amid a lackluster earnings season.
Nuke Deal: Iran Will Collect Its Own Samples for the IAEA
In its investigation of Iran’s past nuclear-weapons-related work, the IAEA will rely on Iran to collect samples at its Parchin military base and other locations.
Politics Over People
Senate Votes to Revive Export-Import Bank, Keep Obamacare
In a pair of losses for conservatives, the Senate voted overwhelmingly Sunday to revive the Export-Import Bank while failing to overcome a filibuster of an attempt to repeal Obamacare
Illegals Outnumber Unemployed In USA
The number of illegal immigrants in the United States totaled 11.3 million in 2014, outnumbering the 9.6 million Americans who were unemployed in the same year, according to data from Pew Research Center and the Bureau of Labor Statistics
GOP Senators Lead Push to Allow States to Impose Internet Sales Tax
Republicans in the Senate are leading efforts to pass legislation that would allow the states to impose a sales tax on online transactions
Half of Cuba Men's Hockey Team Defects
Half of the Cuban men's field hockey team at the Pan American Games in Toronto defected to the United States, a player and sources close to the Cuban delegation said
Trump Surge Among Republican Voters Shows No Sign Of Abating
Donald Trump's wild ride to the front of the Republican presidential field showed no signs of abating Sunday, with a new poll showing him with a big lead in a key early primary state.
Ignoring The Law
Feds Violate Executive Amnesty Injunction – Again
The government has once again violated a federal court’s injunction prohibiting the implementation of President Obama’s executive amnesty plan
Mass Immigration Turning Virginia Blue
The birthplace and final resting place of George Washington, James Madison, Thomas Jefferson—and once one of the most reliably-red of red states—is being rapidly turned into a progressive stronghold.
NRA: Obama Pushing 'Largest Gun Grab In American History'
The Obama administration is pushing to ban Social Security beneficiaries from owning guns if they lack the mental capacity to manage their own disability payments — a move the NRA is calling the “largest gun grab in American history.”
California AG To Review Group Behind Planned Parenthood Videos
California Attorney General Kamala Harris announced Friday she plans to review two undercover videos released by anti-abortion activists aimed at discrediting Planned Parenthood’s procedures for providing fetal tissue to researchers to see if any law was broken in the filming.
Largest Hispanic Civil Rights Group Honors Donald Trump With ‘Worst Person In The World’ Award
The National Council of La Raza (NCLR)—the largest national Hispanic civil rights and advocacy organization in the United States, has awarded Donald Trump the highly un-coveted ‘Worst Person In The World’ award
DNC Speaks To EMPTY College Democrat Event
Progressive activists spoke to a nearly empty auditorium at the College Democrats of America annual conference on Friday.
Planned Parenthood President Says Organization Has Broken No Laws
Following the release of two secretly recorded videos that appear to feature the discussion of the price of fetal tissue involving a Planned Parenthood employee, the organization’s president today said it has done nothing illegal and criticized those responsible for the videos
Parents Outraged After Middle Schoolers Attend LGBTQ Sex Conference
“Concerned Citizens” are petitioning Iowa’s Humboldt School District to prevent students from attending the Iowa Safe Schools conference after realizing it’s more about gay sex than bullying
What Goes Around...
Kathleen Willey Launches Anti-Hillary Website
Bill Clinton sexual-harassment accuser Kathleen Willey has launched an anti-Hillary Clinton website titled “A Scandal A Day.”
Martin O’Malley Sides With Illegal Immigrants In Lawsuit Against Texas
Democratic presidential candidate Martin O'Malley on Friday blasted Texas for denying birth certificates to some U.S.-born children of illegal immigrants without valid identification documents, declaring that “citizenship is a human right.”
Senate Blocks Lee's Vote To Defund Planned Parenthood
Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) was rebuked by his Senate colleagues on Sunday as he tried to force a vote on defunding Planned Parenthood
Senior Republicans Rebuke Cruz Over His Attacks On McConnell
As the Senate met for a rare Sunday session, Sens. Orrin Hatch of Utah, Lamar Alexander of Tennessee and John Cornyn of Texas each rose to counter a stunning floor speech Cruz gave on Friday accusing McConnell, R-Ky., of lying
North Carolina Mandates Chicken Registration
The N.C. Department of Agricutlure and Consumer Services issued a statement Wednesday saying it is now requiring all poultry owners, regardless of the number of birds, to register for an NCFarmID number
Your Daily Journal
Windows 10 Automatic Updates Start Causing Problems
With just four days left before launch, Windows 10’s policy of automatic updates has run into its first major problem and it is causing many PCs to stop working correctly
35 Bill Cosby Accusers On New York Magazine’s Cover
In the years since women first said Bill Cosby drugged and sexually assaulted them and the months since the media started paying attention, it’s been difficult to keep track of the comedian’s alleged victims.
Daily Presidential Tracking Poll: 0bama Job Approval @ 46%
The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll shows that 46% of Likely Voters at least somewhat approve of Obama's job performance. 53% disapprove
New Saliva Test May Catch Alzheimer’s Disease Early
A test detecting Alzheimer’s disease early may become easily available thanks to one plentiful bodily substance: saliva, a recently released study shows
Priest Shocks Flock By Leaving Wife For Younger Man
An Episcopal priest shocked his Queens congregation recently when he left his wife and married someone else — a much younger man.
New York Post
Virtual Reality Porn Is Here
Behind every new technology, pornography has been hot on its heels, and the brave new world of virtual reality is right now climbing its way to a hyper-real climax.
Kenya Names Its Babies 'Air Force One Obama'
A batch of Kenyan newborn babies will be called 'Air Force One Obama' in honour of US President Barack Obama's visit to the country -- with some mothers evidently hoping their offspring will be future high-flyers
Fla. Landscaper Sentenced For Mowing Over Ducklings
A Florida landscaper was sentenced to a year in jail on Friday after he intentionally ran over a family of ducks with a lawn mower in May, reports CBS affiliate WTSP
Spanish Town Grants Pets Same Rights As Humans
The town, whose population is only about 330, unanimously voted in favor of one very unusual act – to guarantee the town's dogs and cats the same rights as its two-legged citizens.
Picky Bear Drinks 36 Beers, Leaves The Busch For Someone Else
Agents from the department of Fish and Wildlife in Washington found a black bear sleeping off a major buzz, with three dozen empty cans of Rainier beer close by.