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Southern Border Crisis: Texas border lawmaker calls Del Rio migrant situation “an absolute powder keg”Border agent pictures are latest example of media whipping things into a frenzyBiden's sinking approval ratings crush swing-state Democrats

Haitian migrants revolt in custody and seize control of privately contracted busBorder patrol union leader slams White House and media for claims of “whipping” migrantsThe whips and scorns of Del Rio, TexasFEATURED: Border Closed: But only to Haitians

National Archives doubles down on Constitution “Outdated” WarningBiden to purchase 500M vaccine doses, plans to vaccinate 70% of world“Is this Star Trek enough?:” Space Force ridiculed over new uniforms

National Security: House debate begins on defense bill that would investigate Afghanistan failures, expand draft to women, and reform militaryHealthcare: Montserrat a coronavirus-free tourist destination - for those who can get inBusiness: NFL and gambling companies cash in on football season betting boomEditorial: Biden’s negligent and cruel Del Rio disaster

MOST READ: “Clinton indictment” blows Russia collusion conspiracy wide open“Joyless” Reid pulls the race card after police drop the ball on Gabby PetitoJoe Biden's ship has started to sinkHaitian migrants revolt in custody and seize control of privately contracted bus Washington Examiner


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Texas Governor Greg Abbott Blasts Biden Over Border Crisis: “It’s Total Chaos”, “They Need To Up Their Game, Big Time”Illegal Immigrants From Haiti Being Released In U.S. Contrary To Departmnt of Homeland Security (DHS) Chief's Deportation claims

Biden Administration Freeing Haitian Migrants Into U.S. On “Very, Very Large Scale”, Report SaysGates On What He Learned Over Past Ties To Jeffrey Epstein: “Well, He’s Dead”, “Have To Be Careful”

Feds Buying Chinese Drones Despite Military Warning That They Pose Threat To National SecurityTucker Carlson Rips CNN's Chris Cuomo: “Dumbest Person Ever” On Cable, Makes Don Lemon ‘Look Like A Particle Physicist

White House Reporters File Formal Complaint Against Biden For Refusing To Answer QuestionsWATCH: Top Democrat Pushes Back On Claim That Border Patrol Agent Swung “Whip” While Charging Horse Toward Haitian Migrants

Nearly Every Republican Governor Signs Letter To Biden Demanding End To Immigration CrisisTexas Governor Abbott Calls On Biden To Declare “Federal Emergency” At Border, Stem “Overwhelming Surge” Of Illegal Migrants

Taliban “Shootout” Sidelines “Moderate” Afghan Leader, Government Led By Terror-Connected Haqqani Network: ReportPolitico Finally Acknowledges That Major Portions Of Hunter Biden Story Have Been Verified, Something Conservative Outlets Reported Long Ago

Top Democrat Admits Forces In Her Party Have “Desire To Attack” Anything “Related To State Of Israel”Disbarred Lawyers Sue Texas Doctor Who Says He Violated Pro-Life Law

“Pelosi Caved:” Far-Left “Squad” Blasted As Anti-Semitic For Blocking Iron Dome Funding For IsraelBiden Claims U.S. Has “Turned The Page” On Afghanistan In U.N. Speech, Even As Americans Remain Stranded Daily Wire


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Obama-Appointed Judge Wrongly Dismisses Defamation Suit Against Twitter In Hunter Biden Laptop CaseTrump Doubles Down On Wuhan Lab Leak Theory, As Former Intelligence Chief Pushes For DeclassificationAmerican Investors Are At Risk If Congress Continues To Give Fraudulent Chinese Companies A Pass

Remote Learning Killed The Myth That Homeschooled Children Are The Ones Who Lack SocializationUniversity Threatens Action Against Students For ‘Pronoun Misuse’Lawmakers Demand National Archives Remove ‘Harmful Content’ Warnings On Founding Documents

MOST READ: Only Nine Months In And The Biden Presidency Has Failed SpectacularlyIf Brian Laundrie Had Done Any Of These 5 Things, He’d Already Be In FBI CustodyHormonal Birth Control Is Killing Women. Why Won’t The FDA Talk About It?How Massachusetts Annihilated Private Property Rights In The Name Of COVID Restrictions

Senate Rules Didn’t Dash Democrats’ Mass Amnesty, They Did (But Amnesty Might Still Survive)Democrats Spread Border Patrol ‘Whip’ Lie While Failing To Address Growing Border CrisisThe COVID Hierarchy Is A Power Hierarchy And Everyone Knows ItScott Gottlieb Embodies The Sheer Incompetence Of The COVID “Experts”Portland Quietly Walks Back Boycott Of Texas Over Pro-Life Law The Federalist


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Measure to Ban Dishonorable Discharges of Unvaccinated Military Members Introduced by Republican SenatorsThe Dark Origins of Communism Ep. 4: Rise of Global TyrannyGM Chief Sees Chip Supplies Stabilizing but Below “Volume That We Really Need”White Striping Disease Found in More Than 90 Percent of U.S. Store-Brand Chickens When Chickens Are Bred For Rapid Growth Which Subsequently Reduces Nutritional Value Of The Meat, Study Finds

New R.1 COVID-19 Variant With ‘Unique Mutations’ Discovered at Kentucky Nursing HomeBiden’s COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates ‘Modern-Day Segregation,’ Says Rep. CawthornBiden’s COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate for Private Businesses “Unconstitutional”: Texas ATTORNEY GENERAL Ken Paxton

Border Patrol Official Says White House Is Perpetuating False Narrative Amid Reports of Haitian Migrants Being ‘Whipped’U.S. Says Planned Meeting With European Nations Including France Was Canceled Due to Scheduling IssuesMexican Authorities Begin Transporting Haitians From US Border

SenATOR Johnson: Health Agencies Are “Ignoring Natural Immunity”Biden Admin Launches Probe Into Texas Ban on School Mask MandatesIllegal Immigrants Emit More Carbon in U.S. Than in Their Home Countries

FBI Director: Ban Encryption to Counter Domestic ExtremismChinese Communist Party (CCP) “Uninterested” in Nuclear Non-Proliferation: Senator Angus KingU.S. Restates “Ironclad Support” as Lithuania Faces Challenges, Including From Beijing The Epoch Times


CORRUPTION CHRONICLES - Mainstream/Blamestream Media Scream: (Watch Dog On-Line Publications) CORRUPTION CHRONICLES: Durham Targets Hillary?! What is Biden Hiding? Ashli Babbitt Cover-Up, Fetal Organ TraffickingNancy Pelosi HIDING January 6 Videos in Federal Court Battle

“Investigating the Investigators:” Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Unit that Averts Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) Attacks Obligated $9.5 Mil to Test Illegal Aliens for COVID-19CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL (CDC) IS CORRUPT: Docs Show Collusion with Teachers Unions!

Biden Vaccine Mandate is Extraordinary Expansion of Gov’t Power Judicial Watch

Column: Twitter and the “Fact Checkers” Line Up for BidenCNN's Don Lemon Claims Border Patrol Is Example of “Systemic Racism”, Chris “Fredo”Cuomo Defends “Slavery” SmearNo Holds Barred: MSNBC's “Joyless” Reid Latches Onto Lies About Border Agents Using ‘Whips’Beating A Dead Horse: ABC, CBS Continue FAKE NEWS Smear Against Mounted Border Patrol Agents

CNN On Debt Limit: “Nihilistic” Republicans “Happy To Let World Burn”MSNBC Trash Talker: Republicans Deride Minorities as “Dirt”, “Enemy”Go Figure: Telemundo's Border Coverage Pushes “Whip” HoaxBiden Clears NBC's Low Bar at UN: “Normal”, &ldquoStandard&rdquo, &ldquoGood Speech&rdquo News Busters


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“THE TRANSPARENT PRESIDENT:” Biden REFUSES to take questions from U.S. reporters and tells Boris Johnson “good luck” when he says he wants to answer “just a couple” of queries from the press: White House aides then interrupt the British PM to clear journalists from Oval OfficeBiden dents Boris's hopes of a free trade deal to leave the UK facing a “booby-prize” pact that would put British firms on a par with Mexican ones - as the President “lays down the law” over Northern Island protocol during first White House meeting

Chinese whistleblower claims the first Covid superspreader event was in Wuhan MONTHS before the world learned about it - and believes the outbreak during an athletic tournament was intentionalHacker group Anonymous dumps 150 gigabytes of data including names, passwords and home addresses of far-right website admins in what experts are calling the “Panama Papers of hate groups”

Israeli foreign minister holds crisis talks with U.S. after Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib “The Squad” forced Democrats to REMOVE $1BN for Israel's Iron Dome from spending bill: Republicans say Dems have 'capitulated to anti-Semitic influence' House approves bill to avert government shutdown and suspend debt limit but shoots down Republican attempt to add $1bn in funding for Israel's Iron Dome

Washington D.C. slowly accepts that Hunter laptop is real: New book on the Bidens by Politico correspondent cites independent sources as verifying incriminating emailsTrump sues the New York Times and his niece Mary for $100M over “insidious plot to obtain confidential and highly-sensitive records” of his tax affairsLindsey Graham called Trump over the summer and told him “you f***ed your presidency up” before the former president hung up, Bob Woodward book claims

YET ANOTHER BORDER CRISIS FOR JOE: Furious mounted Texas Border agents deny they are whipping migrants and accuse Biden administration of fueling outrage to deflect their failings - as union boss says riders were trying to protect themselves and their horses“You use your women for this? That's why your country's s**t:” Mounted Border Patrol officer slams Haitian migrant for using woman as a human shield

SOUTHERN BORDER CRISIS: Kamala FINALLY responds to Haiti migrant crisis - but attacks her own Border Patrol! VP apparently mistakes horse reins for WHIPS, says photos of horse-back agents apparently using whips are “horrible” and pledges assistance to Haiti“We don't see it that way:” White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki fires back at Gayle King after she accused Biden of being “under the gun on so many levels” amid Afghanistan debacle and border crisis

FBI director reveals agency has TRIPLED number of domestic investigators in last year to deal with homeland threats from Al-Qaeda and Iran: Warns ransomware has increased by 300% with average pay-out now $300k Daily Mail


Top News Stories - Photos (South China Morning Post)

China stocks set record as turnover exceeds 1 trillion yuan for 44th dayChina stocks fall as Evergrande delays debt repayment while PBOC injects US$18.6 billion into market to calm nerves

China halts new coal-fired power plants abroad in boost for climate actionChina looks towards next-gen Covid-19 vaccines amid trial complications Citywide Covid-19 tests ordered in Harbin as China’s latest cluster grows

False rumours highlight public imagination of massive encyclopaedia lost to history Opinion: Why U.S. needs clear trade policy amid China’s Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) challenge

China Briefing: Is conflict between the U.S. and China inevitable? Not if they talk to each other • • Internet of Things (IoT) will unlock smart living’s limitless possibilities in our imagination

North Korea Nuclear Crisis: Opinion: North-South divide: only Koreans themselves can find a way out of impasse / North Korea says U.S. submarine deal could trigger “nuclear arms race” / Satellite images show North Korea expanding uranium enrichment plant South China Morning Post


Top News Stories - Photos (Deutsche Welle)

Angela Merkel hits campaign trail with Armin Laschet - With her party struggling in polls and just days to go until the election, the chancellor is trying to boost its appealUkraine: Presidential aide targeted in assassination attempt - A top aide to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy was shot at in an attempted assassination that left his car's driver wounded, Ukrainian police have said

UN General Assembly: “The world must wake up” - The U.S. and China came out in favor of dialogue and diplomacy as Turkey announced it would sign the Paris Agreement - South Korea called for U.S. talks with the NorthCanary Islands: Eruption effects may last months - Researchers say the eruption on La Palma could wreak havoc throughout December in a worst-case scenario. Earthquakes, lava flows, toxic gases, volcanic ash and acid rain are continuing to pose a danger to residents

Perm shooting: Witnesses recount horror of massacre - Gunman killed six and wounded dozens during the shooting in the Russian cityWhat climate neutrality will cost Germany - Germany wants to be climate neutral by 2045 - Restructuring its economy will cost trillionsLet’s talk about sex in space - Here’s what we do and don’t know about cosmic sex

GERMANY: German court orders removal of “Hang the Greens” postersFace mask killing sparks radicalization fears in GermanyMerkel's legacy and the future of EU-Turkey relations - Friend, foe, or both?Germany's long road to building a government

EDITOR'S PICK: German Election: Why many voters are still undecidedNambia: A timeline of Germany's brutal colonial historyAre U.S. Republicans finally waking up to the climate crisis?Who's going to care for Germany's aging population?Not enough Vitamin C? Deutsche Welle


Top News Stories - Photos (RT Russia Today)

Biden fails to understand that Northern Ireland protocol is “Not a bargaining chip for U.S. trade deal”, says UK minister “Assassination attempt” on Ukrainian presidential advisor leaves driver with gunshot wounds as Zelensky holds meetings in New YorkMOST READ: U.S. demands Russia boost natural gas deliveries to Europe through Ukraine

Police fire rubber bullets at anti-vax protesters in Melbourne as demonstrators storm war memorial (VIDEO) Talking tough on Russia but doing deals with Moscow, Merkel played both sides. Germany’s next leader may be more confrontational Op-edXR is not a protest group, but a vanity project for a liberal middle class that soon won’t exist at all Op-ed

Despite growing concerns about China, Russia is still “the primary military threat” to Washington, says senior U.S. commander Australia-EU trade deal would benefit Brussels in Indo-Pacific, Canberra says, after ditching French submarine contract The Emmys were too white? Oh please, give up this obsession with people’s skin colours and concentrate on talent Op-ed

“Squeezing us out of the market:” Russia’s space agency chief rules out any cooperation with Musk & “direct competitor” SpaceX Haitian migrants being released into U.S. on “very large scale’ despite Biden’s vow to send them back home - reports Moscow to conduct recount of electronic voting after opposition accuses authorities of rigging weekend parliamentary election

Politico, which joined Mainstream Media (MSM) chorus dismissing Hunter Biden laptop scoop as ‘Russian disinfo,’ confirms authenticity of key emails “Another uprising:” Black Lives Matter pickets restaurant over incident in which New York City’s vaccine pass was enforced How do you deal with the Taliban? With West still reeling from militants’ victory in Afghanistan, Russia & China are taking charge Op-ed RT Russia Today


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FEATURED: Predicting a riot: Social inequality leads to vandalism in experimentsChildren's dislike of cauliflower, broccoli could be written in their microbiome

'Black widow' pulsar detected in globular cluster NGC 6712Hoverflies navigate using sun and body clockHow proteins help yeast adapt to changing conditions

Scores of internet-providing satellites will soon streak across Canada's skies, but at what cost?A robot vision system that diminishes occlusions using mirror reflectionsKetone 2-heptanone reduces inhibitory control of the amygdala in the mouse brain

Maritime rope could be adding billions of microplastics to the ocean every yearLlama antibodies have 'significant potential' as potent COVID-19 treatmentResearchers study recurrent neural network structure in the brain Phys.org / MedicalXpress / TechXplore


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“Jumping gene” may have erased tails in humans and other apes—and boosted our risk of birth defectsA new fleet of Moon landers will set sail next year, backed by private companies

A huge forest experiment aims to reduce wildfires. Can it unite loggers and environmentalists?Milk fueled Bronze Age expansion of “eastern cowboys” into Europes

SARS-like viruses may jump from animals to people hundreds of thousands of times a yearStudy of up to 40,000 people will probe mysteries of Long Covid

Antiaging advice from single-celled creatures: Build better proteinsCan “zero COVID” countries continue to keep the virus at bay once they reopen? Science AAAS