News Round-Up

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Air Date: August 1, 2014

Host: Jim Schneider

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Jim Schneider presented a flood of news stories that show just how perilous the times are in which we live. Stories included:

--Hamas violates 72 hour humanitarian cease fire agreement with Israel. They
broke it with 70 and one-half hours still on the clock. An IDF soldier is said
to have been kidnapped as part of the violation.
--Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu tells Secretary of State John Kerry
that Hamas militants will bear the consequences of their actions.
--Hamas terrorist weapons tunnel system said to have cost 2 billion dollars.
--U.S. Senate rushes through a 225 million dollar bill to restock 'Iron Dome'
missile defense system for Israel.
--Israeli doctor wrote a news piece detailing the story of a Muslim woman who was
treated for burns and then attempted a suicide bombing at the outpatient clinic
of the hospital that saved her life.
--John Kerry is thought to be trying to save Hamas and restore the Muslim
--Why are the mainstream media outlets not showing Hamas fighters in Gaza?
--Terrorists admit Israel's God appears to be changing the path of the
rockets they send into Israel.
--The U.N. Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees announced that another
rocket stockpile has been found in one of its schools in Gaza.
--Anti-Israel protests taking place in London.
--North American universities also being targeted as places to foment anti-Israeli
--Anti-semitism growing in New Zealand and Rome.
--A Facebook page calling for the death of Israeli Jews is said not to violate
community standards.
--Israeli Discount Bank in Manhattan is vandalized.
--Clergy, community activists and civic leaders to gather in Milwaukee, WI. on
Monday to protest Israeli aggression against the people of Gaza.
--On his 3 day West Coast fund raising trip, President Obama admits that the old
order isn't holding and that we are not quite where we need to be in terms of a
new order based on a different set of principles.
--An audio clip of Bill Clinton confirms that he could have killed Osama bin Laden
but was concerned about civilian casualties in Kandahar.
--11.4 million Americans age 16 and over have left the workplace since President
Obama took office.
--Senator Jeff Sessions declares that Congress must use its spending power to
prevent the President from using executive power to grant amnesty to thousands
of illegal aliens.
--Thousand of immigrants sign up to get driver's licenses in Colorado.
--Washington lawmakers debate a 659 million dollar border bill.
--Department of Homeland Security permits illegal aliens with no photo I.D. to
bypass airport security in order to board passenger aircraft.
--Deadly Ebola virus could come to U.S. shores.
--Two members of a team fighting an Ebola outbreak in Liberia tested positive for
the disease.
--First Benghazi hearings to take place in early September.
--House approves contentious lawsuit against the President over his alleged abuse
of executive powers.
--Obama administration reveals a comprehensive new report in an attempt to justify
its controversial actions over climate change.
--IRS employees said to be donating to Democrats who are probing the scandal.
--Meriam Ibrahim arrives in New Hampshire to begin her new life.
--Act 10 and the state's voter I.D. law is held up in Wisconsin by the State
Supreme Court.
--Director of CIA presents a rare apology after acknowledging an internal probe
finding that CIA employees in the Executive Branch improperly spied on the
Legislative Branch by searching Senate computers.
--Bible Baptist Church in Carthage, Missouri, attempts to honor the National Guard
during vacation Bible school but they were snubbed due to concerns that others
would be offended.
--A scientist is terminated from his job at a California state university after
discovering soft-tissue of a Triceratops horn fossil and publishing his finding
indicating that dinosaurs roamed the earth only thousands of years ago.
--Chinese advanced cruise and ballistic missiles along with a second aircraft
carrier now being built could pose a future threat to U.S. in a conflict.
--Gun Owners of America press release chides Democrats on the Senate Judiciary
Committee for holding hearings to push more gun control while ignoring examples
where the use of guns has saved lives.
--New video expose shows Planned Parenthood has put a dollar value on the life of
unborn children. The amount is $313.29 cents. That's the amount one former
Texas clinic director said was made every time they aborted a baby.
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