Day: September 29, 2020

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EXCLUSIVE: Trump Administration Halts WWF Grant Funding For Financing Alleged Human Rights ViolationsEXCLUSIVE: Trump Administration Halts WWF Grant Funding For Financing Alleged Human Rights Violations

The Trump administration halted select funds to environmental organizations, which have reportedly used U.S. taxpayer money to indirectly fund alleged human rights violations, according to an internal memo. The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) both reportedly used U.S. government grants to fund security forces who allegedly murdered, raped, tortured and abused […]

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us-greek-orthodox-church-petitions-united-nations-over-turkey’s-conversion-of-hagia-sophia-into-mosque
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US Greek Orthodox Church Petitions United Nations Over Turkey’s Conversion Of Hagia Sophia Into MosqueUS Greek Orthodox Church Petitions United Nations Over Turkey’s Conversion Of Hagia Sophia Into Mosque

The Greek Orthodox Church of the U.S. said it is petitioning the United Nations over Turkey’s decision to convert the Hagia Sophia museum into a mosque, the Associated Press reported. The decision to convert the Hagia Sophia has drawn widespread international condemnation amid already heightened tensions with Turkey. The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America said […]

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Armenian Jet Allegedly Shot Down By Turkey As Conflict Escalates In The CaucasusArmenian Jet Allegedly Shot Down By Turkey As Conflict Escalates In The Caucasus

Armenia is claiming that one of its fighter jets was shot down by a Turkish F-16 in Armenian airspace, according to the BBC.  The Armenian Foreign Ministry says that a Soviet-era SU-25 jet was destroyed and the pilot inside was killed, per the BBC report. Turkey has denied the claim.  The Turkish jet was nearly […]

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Pakistan Court Accepts Appeal From Family Of Beheaded American Journalist To Keep Reported Killers On Death RowPakistan Court Accepts Appeal From Family Of Beheaded American Journalist To Keep Reported Killers On Death Row

The Pakistan Supreme Court accepted an American journalist’s family’s appeal to keep the man who allegedly killed him on death row, the Associated Press reported. British-born Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh has been on death row since he was convicted of aiding the beheading of 38-year-old Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl in 2002, though he […]

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‘Even For Disney, This Is Appalling’: Conservative Shareholder Rips Company‘Even For Disney, This Is Appalling’: Conservative Shareholder Rips Company

September 29, 2020 5:19 PM ET Justin Danhof, the director of the Free Enterprise Project and a Disney shareholder, spoke with the Daily Caller’s Samantha Renck about Disney’s decision to film in Xinjiang, his role at the Free Enterprise Project and more. “Even for Disney, this is appalling. Disney is an extremely, extremely partisan, left-leaning […]

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EXCLUSIVE: CMS Administrator Gives New Details On Trump’s Health Care Plan And Responds To IG Report On Her Own SpendingEXCLUSIVE: CMS Administrator Gives New Details On Trump’s Health Care Plan And Responds To IG Report On Her Own Spending

Seema Verma, administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), joined the Daily Caller’s senior White House correspondent for an exclusive interview on President Donald Trump’s new health care plan. Verma — a member of the White House coronavirus task force — expanded on how the series of executive orders plans to lower […]

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2020

Chicago LGBTQ Neighborhood Will Change Name From ‘Boystown’ Over Concerns The Name Isn’t InclusiveChicago LGBTQ Neighborhood Will Change Name From ‘Boystown’ Over Concerns The Name Isn’t Inclusive

A LGBTQ neighborhood in Chicago will end the use of its name, “Boystown,” after complaints that the name wasn’t inclusive and was exclusively for gay white men, the Chicago Tribune reported. The neighborhood will instead be called Northalsted, the Northalsted Business Alliance announced, after complaints that the 30-year-old name excludes women and gender nonbinary people, […]

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Police Report Multiple People Dead After Hostage SituationPolice Report Multiple People Dead After Hostage Situation

September 29, 2020 10:18 AM ET Multiple people died during a possible “hostage situation” in Salem, Oregon, Monday, police said in a press release.  Deputies from the Marion County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call of a possible hostage situation at around 12:30 p.m. Monday, according to a police press release. Deputies arrived at the […]

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