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MIAMI HERALD — U.S. intelligence agencies conducted illegal surveillance on American citizens over a five-year period, a practice that earned them a sharp rebuke from a secret court that called the matter a "very serious" constitutional issue. The criticism is in a lengthy secret ruling that lays bare some of the frictions between the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court and U.S. intelligence agencies obligated to obtain the court's approval for surveillance activities.... (more)


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WESLEY PRUDEN — The government in exile -- the real one, according to the media -- has had a busy week at home and abroad. "President Obama" has given up leading from behind and presumes now to lead from overseas. His secretary of state has a new mission, as missionary to the safe places where snowflakes fall.... (more)


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WASHINGTON TIMES — President Trump resisted some intense lobbying by leaders of other industrialized nations Friday to back the Paris climate-change agreement at a G-7 summit in Sicily, Italy. After hours of discussions, Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni told reporters that the U.S. position on the Paris accord remains an "open question."... (more)


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WES VERNON — The mainstream media apparently have decided the bungling Democrat Party (and some scared rabbits in the GOP) are doing an inadequate job of getting President Trump booted from the White House. Therefore, they themselves (those same media types) want to be the de facto engine to bring forth the charges (i.e., new "facts") that will bring our 45th president to his supposedly deserved doom.... (more)


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CLIFF KINCAID — One of the big problems with the media is that journalists publish so many things that aren't true, especially when they are writing about people in positions of power whom they want to pursue their liberal agendas.... (more)


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ALETEIA — From The Daily Mail: When Melania Trump recited The Lord's Prayer before a Melbourne, Florida presidential rally in February, the Internet went hog wild. Now we know one reason why the first lady began with 'Let us pray' and 'Our Father who art in heaven' when she introduced the president that evening: She's a practicing Roman Catholic.... (more)


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GARTH KANT — It's the kind of crazy scenario that only Washington could invent: Democrats are now accusing the president of covering up a non-crime. The good news for President Trump is that the Russia collusion scandal appears to be dying because there is no evidence.... (more)


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NEWSMAX — Journalist Sharyl Attkisson is not buying the claims President Donald Trump and/or his campaign had any improper ties to Russia. Attkisson spoke Wednesday with Newsmax TV host Steve Malzberg and was asked about the alleged collusion between the two parties, of which there is no hard evidence.... (more)


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BYRON YORK — Former CIA Director John Brennan's appearance before the House Intelligence Committee on Tuesday rekindled the hopes of Democrats and others searching for proof that Donald Trump or his associates colluded with Russia to interfere with the 2016 election. But Brennan gave the committee old information -- he frankly admitted it was old -- that did not take into account what has been learned in recent months from other sources.... (more)


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BOB UNRUH — Twitter, whose founder has expressed regret that his organization's advocacy for free speech may have contributed to Donald Trump's election as president, on Wednesday suspended for 12 hours WND.com's account for a headline tweet on Donna Brazile's involvement in the scandal developing over the death of DNC staffer Seth Rich.... (more)


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WORLDNETDAILY — Democrats and much of the mainstream news media Wednesday poured cold water on the the House Republicans' American Health Care Act, citing a report from the Congressional Budget Office that the legislation to begin dismantling Obamacare would result in 23 million uninsured in the next 10 years.... (more)


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LEO HOHMANN — The British have not yet buried their dead from the jihadist massacre at a Manchester, England, concert hall, but that hasn't stopped the Council on American-Islamic Relations from beating the drum of its favorite meme -- "Islamophobia."... (more)


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CIRCA — The National Security Agency under former President Barack Obama routinely violated American privacy protections while scouring through overseas intercepts and failed to disclose the extent of the problems until the final days before Donald Trump was elected president last fall, according to once top-secret documents that chronicle some of the most serious constitutional abuses to date by the U.S. intelligence community.... (more)


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WASHINGTON TIMES — The Manchester massacre underscores complaints from counterterrorism analysts that Europe has fallen into denial about the threat of Islamic terrorism. For instance, London Mayor Sadiq Khan is on record as saying terrorism is "part and parcel" of urban life.... (more)


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THE HILL — Sen. Rand Paul intends to force a vote on a $110 billion defense deal President Trump signed with Saudi Arabia, according to an aide to the Kentucky Republican.... (more)


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WORLDNETDAILY — Some big names in media and politics are demanding to know: Why won't anyone thoroughly investigate the mysterious murder of Democratic National Committee staffer Seth Rich and its possible connection to DNC emails leaked to WikiLeaks during the 2016 presidential campaign?... (more)


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CHERYL CHUMLEY — Another day, another media hit on President Donald Trump, it seems. This one, from The Associated Press, who apparently hired a freelancer who went above and beyond journalistic duties to sneak her way into a "closed press" fundraiser to report on Trump counselor Kellyanne Conway's comments -- and paint them in a negative light, of course.... (more)


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VICTOR DAVIS HANSON — Election machines in three states were not hacked to give Donald Trump the election. There was never a serious post-election movement of electors to defy their constitutional duties and vote for Hillary Clinton. Nor, once Trump was elected, did transgendered people begin killing themselves in alarming numbers.... (more)


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TOWNHALL — More than four in five, 81 percent, of Americans think the overall state of moral values in the country is only "fair" or "poor," according to a poll released Monday by Gallup. This assessment of U.S. moral values marks a seven-year low. Seventy-seven percent of those surveyed said the country's moral values are "getting worse."... (more)


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NEWSMAX — President Donald Trump's speech in Saudi Arabia was music to the ears of our partners in the Middle East, but that is just the beginning of what needs to get done, John Bolton wrote in a column for the New York Post.... (more)


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NEWSMAX — President Donald Trump has backed off immediately moving the American embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem because of the slightly nutso view of the State Department, Bill Kristol, editor-at-large of The Weekly Standard, told Newsmax TV.... (more)


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WORLDNETDAILY — One of America's most outspoken political leaders has a blunt description of the accusations against Donald Trump: It's "slander." Tom Coburn, a former senator from Oklahoma and the author of the new book "Smashing the DC Monopoly," discussed the case against the president in a recent interview with talk-show host, pastor and author Carl Gallups on Gallups' radio show "Freedom Friday."... (more)


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WASHINGTON TIMES — The budget that the Trump administration will roll out Tuesday does much more than balance in 10 years and boost military spending; it forces a major change in the way Washington looks at the spending by putting the focus on taxpayers instead payees.... (more)


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WORLDNETDAILY — Former Democratic National Committee interim chairwoman Donna Brazile is the high-ranking DNC representative who allegedly called police and the family of murdered DNC staffer Seth Rich and demanded to know why a private investigator was "snooping" into Rich's death, the private eye revealed to WND Monday.... (more)