6 Sep 2017

Putin: Leader in artificial intelligence will rule world
Vladimir Putin says that whoever reaches a breakthrough in developing artificial intelligence will come to dominate the world. Putin, speaking Friday at a meeting with students, said the development of AI raises “colossal opportunities and threats that are difficult to predict now.” He warned that “the one who becomes the leader in this sphere will be the ruler of the world.”

North Korea openly threatens EMP attack for the first time, changing the game
a statement from the rogue regime took things to a whole new level. The North said it had tested an H-bomb that was “a multi-functional thermonuclear nuke with great destructive power which can be detonated at high altitudes for super-powerful EMP (electromagnetic pulse) attack according to strategic goals.” This is the first time it has publicly mentioned its interest and ability in an EMP attack, a devastating weapon that could have catastrophic consequences for North America, the West and their closer neighbours.

‘LIAR’ Angela Merkel hit with tomatoes in angry demonstration days before German election
Police said two tomatoes were thrown during different parts of the Chancellor’s speech with one striking her left hip. One of her aides was also hit by the flying fruit as the words “liar” and “hypocrite” rang in her ears. The noisy demonstration was fresh evidence not all votes are guaranteed at the general election on September 24 when she seeks a fourth term in power.

Arab states offer Israel improved ties in exchange for peace concessions
As part of the normalization process, the Gulf states would reportedly be willing to set up telecommunication lines between the countries, allow for Israeli businesses to trade with their Arab counterparts and allow for Israeli planes to fly over their airspace. In return, Israel would have to freeze settlement construction and relax trade restrictions with the Gaza Strip.

Netanyahu: Israel’s cooperation with Arab states has never been greater
In practice, he said, there is cooperation in “different ways” and “at different levels,” though it is not public. And even though it is not public, “it is much larger than any other period in Israel’s history. It’s a huge change.”

Putin says sanctions, pressure alone won’t resolve North Korea crisis
Putin denounced North Korea’s sixth and largest nuclear bomb test on Sunday, saying Russia did not recognize its nuclear status. … it is clear that it is impossible to resolve the problem of the Korean peninsula only by sanctions and pressure,” he said.

Powerful Hurricane Irma hits first Caribbean islands
The most powerful Atlantic Ocean hurricane in recorded history made its first landfall in the islands of the northeast Caribbean early Wednesday, roaring along a path pointing to Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, Haiti and Cuba before possibly heading for Florida over the weekend.

Katia joins Hurricane Irma and Tropical Storm Jose in the Atlantic
As major Hurricane Irma moves closer to the United States, newly-formed Tropical Storm Jose will churn across the central Atlantic while Tropical Storm Katia strengthens in the southwestern Gulf of Mexico this week. Will Jose strike the Leeward Islands days after Irma?

Left-Wing Jews Protesting Christian Support for Israel Could Be Indirect Key to Redemption
The growing phenomenon of fringe anti-Zionist Jewish groups, evidenced by organizations such as IfNotNow and Jewish Voice for Peace which protest Christian support for Israel, is representative of the greatest challenge of the Jewish people in reaching geula (redemption) – the Jewish people themselves, say several prominent Jewish thinkers. According to Biblical tradition, the Jewish people will gather and unite on the shoulders of the gentiles, embodied in today’s Christian Zionist groups.

There Is No Such Thing As a ‘Deserving DREAMer’
Over and over again, in countless cookie-cutter op-ed pieces published over the past month, so-called DREAMers have vociferously lamented President Donald Trump’s push to eventually undo their unconstitutional five-year reprieves from deportation plus coveted work permits

Reform Jews are worse than Holocaust deniers says Chief Rabbi of Jerusalem
In an…attack on progressive Jews, Chief Rabbi of Jerusalem and former national chief rabbi Shlomo Amar said that Reform Jews are worse than Holocaust deniers…The rabbi’s comments were made on the same day…the High Court of Justice held a hearing in which it ordered the government to reconsider its decision to suspend a resolution to create a state-recognized egalitarian prayer section at the southern end of the Western Wall.

North Korea nuclear crisis: Test ’caused landslides’
North Korea’s recent nuclear test appears to have triggered several landslides, according to what are believed to be the first satellite images of the aftermath. Sunday’s test took place underground at the mountainous Punggye-ri site. Analysis group 38 North published pictures which show “more numerous and widespread” disturbances than before.

Europe migrant crisis: EU court rejects quota challenge
The EU’s top court has rejected a challenge by eastern European countries to a migrant relocation deal drawn up at the peak of the crisis in 2015. The European Court of Justice overruled Hungary and Slovakia’s objections to the compulsory fixed-quota scheme. Hungary has not accepted a single asylum seeker since the measures were introduced two years ago.

Hurricane Irma: Residents prepare for ‘potentially catastrophic’ storm
Islands in the Caribbean have made last-minute preparations for Hurricane Irma, the most powerful Atlantic storm in a decade, with officials warning of its “potentially catastrophic” effects. The category five hurricane, the highest possible level, has sustained wind speeds reaching 300km/h (185mph). It made landfall in the Leeward Islands and will move on towards Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic.

North Korea says nuclear tests are ‘gift packages for the US’ and warns more will follow
North Korea said nuclear tests are “gift packages” to the United States and that more will follow. Han Tae Song, the ambassador of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) to the UN in Geneva, made the comment during a UN-sponsored Conference on Disarmament today. The warning comes two days after his country detonated its sixth and largest nuclear test.

A powerful solar storm is headed toward us, bringing hazards and rare light shows
The Space Weather Prediction Center has upgraded a geomagnetic storm watch for September 6 and 7 to a level only occasionally seen, but scientists say it’s nothing to be too alarmed about. They do recommend looking for an unusual display of the aurora—the northern lights caused by a disturbance of the magnetosphere—in areas of the U.S. not used to seeing them.

U.S. appeals court says Texas can implement voter ID law
The state of Texas won at least a temporary victory on Tuesday in its bid to implement a controversial voter identification law when a federal appeals court stayed a ruling by a U.S. district court judge that barred its enforcement. A three-member panel of the U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans voted 2-1 to put the lower court judge’s ruling on hold while it considers the constitutionality of the law…

China’s military practices for ‘surprise attack’ over sea near Korea
China’s air force has carried out exercises near the Korean peninsula, practicing to defend against a “surprise attack” coming over the sea, Chinese state media reported. An anti-aircraft defense battalion carried out the exercises early on Tuesday, near the Bohai Sea, the innermost gulf of the Yellow Sea that separates China from the peninsula, an official military website www.81.cn reported.

Australia researchers say find new way to build quantum computers
Researchers in Australia have found a new way to build quantum computers which they say would make them dramatically easier and cheaper to produce at scale. Quantum computers promise to harness the strange ability of subatomic particles to exist in more than one state at a time to solve problems that are too complex or time-consuming for existing computers.

Chinese debt is so bad that even Chinese bankers now say it’s a ‘bubble’
It is not news that Chinese debt is regarded as a risk to global financial stability. But it is news that the situation is so bad that even Chinese bank executives are willing to say they’re in a bubble.

Reverend Jesse Jackson Now Speaks For God: “Trump Would Not Qualify To Get Into Jesus’ Kingdom”
The great Reverend Jesse Jackson, known for such scandals and controversies as Congressional pay-for-play schemes, having an extra-martial affair, and threatening to cut off President Barack Obama’s balls for talking down to black people, is now apparently a prophet and speaking directly for God.

Leftists Call On Hurricane Irma To Destroy Trump’s Mar-A-Lago Resort
Hurricane Irma strengthened to a category 5 storm in the Atlantic Ocean Tuesday creating winds as high as 185 miles per hour. With the storm expected to make landfall Sunday, Floridians are preparing for the worst in the wake of Hurricane Harvey’s

Earthquake Swarm Continues to Rattle Idaho
More than 100 aftershocks have rattled southeastern Idaho since a 5.3 magnitude quake hit near the town of Soda Springs late last week, and experts say they could continue for another week or so.

Hurricane Irma has become so strong it’s showing up on seismometers used to measure earthquakes
US-bound Hurricane Irma has gotten so strong that it is showing up on equipment designed to measure earthquakes.  Stephen Hicks, a seismologist at the National Oceanography Centre Southampton, said seismometer recordings on Guadeloupe, an island group in the southern Caribbean Sea, show the now-Category 5 storm approaching the Lesser Antilles, another Caribbean island group.

Chinese Scientists Warn North Korea’s Nuke Test Site At Risk Of Imploding, “Releasing Many Bad Things”
“We call it ‘taking the roof off’… If the mountain collapses and the hole is exposed, it will let out many bad things…”

Governor in U.S. territory orders gun grab
A hurricane is on the way, and preparations always include boarding up windows, stocking up on food, water and batteries, and sometimes fleeing inland.  A governor in one U.S. territory, however, has another plan: Grab all the guns.

Michigan just took a major step in taking their state back from Muslims 
…Following the recent scandal in which doctors in compliance with Sharia loving parents were forcing female children to undergo genital mutilation, the state decided to make a clear announcement. Michigan has just passed a law that will sentence any Muslim found guilty of practicing genital Mutilation to prison for 15 years. This will involve Doctors, Nurses, Parents and other consenting Adults.

Canada’s Obama – Canadian Prime Minister Obsessed with Islam (video)
Justin Trudeau took 25,000 Syrian immigrants into Canada.
Then he wrote a post on Twitter and invited Migrants from all over the world to come to Canada. What do you think about this?

INCREDIBLE DISCOVERY: Names of ancient Israelite kings found on seals discovered in Jerusalem
Who was Achiav ben Menachem? A collection of dozens of sealings, mentioning the names of officials dated to the days of the Judean kingdom prior to the Babylonian destruction, was unearthed during excavations by the Israel Antiquities Authority in the City of David National Park near the Old City of Jerusalem, in a project funded by the ELAD (El Ir David) organization.