Governor: Christians don’t need to be in churches
Democratic Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam told Virginians Thursday that they don’t need to be in church for God to hear their prayers.
Pompeo says Univ. of Washington abandoned student in Chinese ‘re-education camp’
On Wednesday, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo accused the University of Washington of refusing to help free its student, who was in a Chinese re-education camp in 2017 and was held captive for nearly two years. Pompeo said the university chose not to act to avoid jeopardizing a multi-million dollar deal with China at the time. U.S. campuses are “rife with anti-Americanism, and present easy targets for [Chinese] anti-American messaging. That’s why they planted Confucius Institutes on our campuses. But right here in Georgia, Wesleyan College still has one in Macon.”
Drought intensifies across High Plains, western and southern US
On this week’s map, areas of the region—including southwestern North Dakota and central Nebraska—saw modest expansion in areas of Severe Drought (D2) as well as expansion in areas of Moderate Drought (D1) in southwestern North Dakota in response to a combination of factors—short-term precipitation deficits, lack of seasonal snow cover, depleted soil moisture, and unseasonably warm temperatures (12 to 20 degrees F above normal)—during the past week.
California’s Drought Worsens in December
An extremely dry start to fall punctuated by dry offshore winds led to the changes, according to Dan McEvoy, applied climatologist with the Desert Research Institute. This year has been perhaps the most extreme example yet of a shortened rain season and expansion of the fire season made worse by record-setting evaporative drought demand index (EDDI) that has been literally off the charts compared to previous years.
Colorado activates municipal drought response for second time ever as water forecast worsens
The state of Colorado has activated the municipal portion of its emergency drought plan for only the second time in history as several cities say they need to prepare for what is almost certainly going to be a dangerously dry 2021.
4th Minor Earthquake in 2 Weeks Felt in Kansas
The earthquake had an estimated magnitude of 3.0, the U.S. Geological Survey said. It struck in the morning in east Wichita near the enclave of Eastborough. Its epicenter was 3.1 miles (4.99 kilometers) underground, the geological survey said.
Small earthquake rattles portion of north Georgia
DAWSON COUNTY, Ga. – Several FOX 5 viewers in north Georgia reported feeling an earthquake Wednesday evening. It wasn’t big enough to register immediately on the United States Geological Survey’s earthquake website, but Dawson County Emergency Services reported a 1.8 magnitude did happen.
Magnitude 3.0 earthquake felt in Maine
Dozens of Maine residents said they felt a rumble beneath their feet Wednesday morning. A magnitude 3.0 earthquake was reported in the state shortly after 7:30 a.m., according to the United States Geological Survey.
3.2 magnitude earthquake detected in South Dakota
The United States Geological Survey says the quake hit just before midnight with an epicenter in Walworth County. It was most intensely felt in nearby Bowdle, SD, which is 7 miles from where the USGS registered the epicenter. Bowdle is 35 miles away from the South Dakota and North Dakota border.
VIDEO: US airstrikes kill 8 terrorist bombmakers in Somalia linked to Al-Qaeda
In a statement to American Military News, AFRICOM said two U.S. airstrikes in Somalia killed eight Al-Shabaab members known for producing explosives for the terror group, including making vehicle-borne improvised explosive devices (VBIEDs). In addition to the eight Al-Shabaab members killed, the strikes wounded two more members of the terror group.
Mexico’s senior Catholic leader backs civil unions for gay couples
“I completely agree,” said Aguiar, a long-time ally of Pope Francis, who spoke ahead of Saturday’s feast day of the Virgin of Guadalupe, one of the Mexican Church’s most important annual celebrations.
UN support drops for speaking of Temple Mount as solely a Muslim site
Support has dropped slightly at the United Nations for a General Assembly resolution that referenced the most holy site in Judaism, the Temple Mount, as solely the Muslim site al-Haram al-Sharif. Liberia changed its vote from absent, to “no,” when the UNGA voted on the annual resolution in New York late Thursday afternoon.
White House orders FDA head to approve Pfizer vax by Friday or resign
White House chief of staff Mark Meadows urged US Food and Drug Administration head Stephen Hahn to authorize Pfizer Inc’s COVID-19 vaccine by Friday and quipped that he should prepare to resign if not, a senior administration official said on Friday.
US Supreme Court ends Texas lawsuit seeking to undo Trump election loss
The US Supreme Court on Friday rejected a long-shot lawsuit filed by Texas and backed by President Donald Trump seeking to throw out voting results in four states, dealing him a crushing setback in his quest to undo his election loss
Two Hanukkah Parties in the White House; Cheers of “Four More Years”
Not content with the traditional Hanukkah bash at the White House, President Trump held two parties celebrating the Jewish holiday on Wednesday night in the East Room. A lavish meal was served but the highlight was the selection of latkes, the traditional potatoes pancakes that (astronomically) symbolize the victory over the Seleucid Empire and the rededication of the Second Temple. 🇺🇸 — President Trump At The White House Chanukah Party: “Let me just wish everybody a Happy Hanukkah and to about three of you here a merry Christmas”
“A Medical Miracle” – Trump Heralds FDA Approval Of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID Vaccine For Emergency Use
Following last night’s 17-4 vote that the benefits of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine outweigh the benefits, the “big, old, slow turtles” at The FDA have approved it for Emergency
Court blocks COVID-19 restrictions against California priest
A court in California has granted a Catholic priest temporary relief from state restrictions on in-person worship aimed at curbing the spread of the coronavirus.
Rare earthquakes detected near Mount Taranaki, New Zealand
Two small earthquakes were registered near New Zealand’s Mount Taranaki this week– weak and shallow M3.2 on December 8, 2020, and M1.6 on December 11. According to GeoNet, earthquakes near the volcano are considered rare. The last eruption of this volcano took place in 1800.
HUGE! Attorney Matthew DePerno CONFIRMS Dominion Voting Machines in Michigan County CHANGED VOTES From Trump to Biden — IT WAS NOT HUMAN ERROR!
On Monday we reported on the investigation by Attorney Matthew Deperno into the Antrim County Michigan Dominion Voting Machines. DePerno was able to quickly assemble a team of seven highly trained forensic IT experts to conduct the forensic examination.
SETTLED SCIENCE? Barack Obama Becomes Latest Liberal Climate Change Fraud To Buy An Oceanfront Beach House Despite Claiming That The ‘Oceans Are Rising’
When Barack Obama ran for president in 2008, one of the things he campaigned on was that his administration was going to ‘stop the rise‘ of the oceans, because as any good global warming disciple knows, man-made climate change is causing the oceans to rise and will soon overtake every American coastal city.
Kass: Kids Are “Casualties Of War” In The Chicago Teachers Union’s Power-Play To Keep Schools Closed
“If they want to talk about racism, there’s nothing more racist than closing schools (for the pandemic) and providing substandard education to the poorest children in the community who are disproportionately Black and Latino…”
Six Dead from Pfizer Trials: Shares Down, Pfizer CEO Makes a Killing – Global ResearchGlobal Research
…Instead, those stupid enough to be tested, may very well test positive because of exposure (herd immunity) and add to the “alarming” figures as presented by the UK government to get people locked down, and vaccinated with the Pfizer BioNTech witches’ brew concoction which has already killed six people in US trials. Two died from the vaccine, four from the placebo. This prompts the question: what is in the placebo? Pfizer BioNTech have not even revealed what is in the vaccine.
An Organized Breakup of the Nation, Or a National Genocide Perpetrated Against Conservatives, Which Path Will America Follow?
Is the United States headed for a divorce? This has long been suggested. There is no question that America has severe differences which will prevent America from going forward regardless who is in charge. Is a civil war coming, a division of our once great nation?
Morocco Joins The UAE, Bahrain, And Sudan As The Fourth Middle East Muslim Nation To Sign Up With Israel In The Pre-Daniel 9:27 Abraham Accords
For those of you, like myself, who are patiently scanning the eastern skies in anticipation of taking off on Flight #777 on Titus213 Airlines, I have good news for you. We are not only getting giant steps closer to departing, things are heating up so much that Spring 2021 is starting to look like the time when that might be taking place. Not setting a date, not predicting anything, just looking out my window and talking. Just ask King Solomon how he felt about it, the answer might surprise you.
Ben & Jerry’s Unveils Super-Woke Kaepernick Ice Cream “To Dismantle Systems Of Oppression”
“Ahhh yes. Social Justice ice cream. That should fix racism everywhere. Smh”
Blasphemy laws don’t protect religion, they kill people: USCIRF hearing
Blasphemy laws in nearly half the world’s countries encourage violence to be inflicted on religious minorities, said researchers at a virtual hearing presented by the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom.