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Ethanol: pluses and minuses for the environment and taxpayers

Ethanol: pluses and minuses for the environment and taxpayers

If you’ve ever pumped gas in the United States, you’ve seen the sticker: “This product may contain up to 10 percent ethanol by volu ...

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Germany is the problem for Eastern Europe

Germany is the problem for Eastern Europe

The inability of Angela Merkel and her putative partners to form a government has given rise to persistent calls, including from the chancellor herse ...

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Scandal-plagued Texas Republican will not seek reelection

Scandal-plagued Texas Republican will not seek reelection

On Thursday, Rep. Joe Barton (R-Texas) announced that he will not seek reelection in 2018. His announcement followed a series of reports that he had ...

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Pat Buchanan: The U.S. joins in the Saudi starvation blockade

Pat Buchanan: The U.S. joins in the Saudi starvation blockade

Our aim is to "starve the whole population, men, women, and children, old and young, wounded and sound, into submission," s ...

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Spero News contributor sees Muslim tolerance in Azerbaijan

Spero News contributor sees Muslim tolerance in Azerbaijan

Spero News contributor Peter Tase, a widely traveled lecturer on geopolitical topics, delivered a keynote lecture at the International University of ...

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Media black-out for Trump's 'game-changing' energy deal with China

Media black-out for Trump's 'game-changing' energy deal with China

In an analytical piece by Salena Zito of the New York Post, titled "Why no one is talking about Trump's game-changing deal,...

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Keystone oil spill comes just before crucial permit decision

Keystone oil spill comes just before crucial permit decision

On Thursday morning, the Keystone Pipeline that runs from Canada across the Plains states leaked and spilled 210,000 gallons of oil -- 5,000 barrels ...

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American oil lights the flame of freedom

American oil lights the flame of freedom

According to a report released by the International Energy Agency (IEA) on Tuesday, the growth of energy production in the United States is expected ...

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Emissions of battery-powered and gasoline vehicles, compared worldwide

Emissions of battery-powered and gasoline vehicles, compared worldwide

Gasoline vehicles would produce lower emissions than the average battery-electric vehicle only if their fuel economy was higher than 51.5 mpg worldwi ...

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The enemies of Kurdistan are the enemies of the United States

The enemies of Kurdistan are the enemies of the United States

“The Kurds have no friends but the mountains,” goes a traditional Kurdish saying. No friends but the mountains and Israel would be more a ...

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Trump announces capture of Benghazi terrorist

Trump announces capture of Benghazi terrorist

American forces captured the terrorist Mustafa al-Imam in Libya, who will face charges in the United States for his alleged role in the 2012 Benghazi ...

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Award-winning Edwin Black on 12-city tour commemorating Balfour Declaration

Award-winning Edwin Black on 12-city tour commemorating Balfour Declaration

New York Times bestselling author Edwin Black has launched a three-week, coast-to-coast lecture series commemorating the Balfour Declaration and its ...

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The disaster of Kirkuk: Made in Iran

The disaster of Kirkuk: Made in Iran

Iraqi forces took Kirkuk city from the Kurds this week with hardly a shot fired. Twenty-two Kurdish fighters were killed in the sporadic and di ...

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Obama administration holdovers endanger Trump's policy for Middle East

Obama administration holdovers endanger Trump's policy for Middle East

The State Department is in a serious and weakened agency with the same Obama administration team players in charge of policy, so there is a continuin ...

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Government thwarts free-market solution to fuel scarcity in Puerto Rico

Government thwarts free-market solution to fuel scarcity in Puerto Rico

In response to the devastation in Puerto Rico, Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) urged the Department of Homeland Security to reverse course and waive the Merc ...

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Leading Mexican presidential candidate promises free-trade zone on US border

Leading Mexican presidential candidate promises free-trade zone on US border

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Venezuela shaken by military insurrection

Venezuela shaken by military insurrection

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California extends cap and trade program to 2030

California extends cap and trade program to 2030

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Limited choices for Trump to bring down a socialist

Limited choices for Trump to bring down a socialist

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Trump' significant trade deals boost petroleum industry

Trump' significant trade deals boost petroleum industry

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Trump's pull-out from Paris climate accord confirms American competitiveness

Trump's pull-out from Paris climate accord confirms American competitiveness

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Turkish president's bodyguards stomp protesters in Washington DC

Turkish president's bodyguards stomp protesters in Washington DC

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John McCain votes against Republicans on boosting U.S. energy

John McCain votes against Republicans on boosting U.S. energy

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President Trump assesses his first 100 days in the White House

President Trump assesses his first 100 days in the White House

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Venezuela: Islamo-fascist sponsor of global terrorism

Venezuela: Islamo-fascist sponsor of global terrorism

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North Dakota pleas for federal help with protesters and their toxic waste at Standing Rock

North Dakota pleas for federal help with protesters and their toxic waste at Standing Rock

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Tens of thousands of Saudis tweet support for Trump

Tens of thousands of Saudis tweet support for Trump

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The Trump way of waging war

The Trump way of waging war

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Standing Rock Sioux want leftist enviro protesters to go home

Standing Rock Sioux want leftist enviro protesters to go home

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Trump approves Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines

Trump approves Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines

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Trump advisor post-pones visit to Canada after snub by prime minister

Trump advisor post-pones visit to Canada after snub by prime minister

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Fossil fuel production, already doubled, due for increase under Trump

Fossil fuel production, already doubled, due for increase under Trump

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Environmentalists prepare to meet Trump head-on

Environmentalists prepare to meet Trump head-on

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Is there an Arab Spring in the offing?

Is there an Arab Spring in the offing?

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Trump agrees with Obama on retaliation against Russia

Trump agrees with Obama on retaliation against Russia

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Qatar underscores Trump's infrastructure plan by offering $10 billion

Qatar underscores Trump's infrastructure plan by offering $10 billion

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Key senators question Obama on withholding documents of Iran deal

Key senators question Obama on withholding documents of Iran deal

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The mind of the Islamic State

The mind of the Islamic State

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Turkey's game to win the Middle East

Turkey's game to win the Middle East

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Saudi prince meets his maker in Riyadh

Saudi prince meets his maker in Riyadh

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The persistent myth of moderate Islam

The persistent myth of moderate Islam

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The how and the why of Russia's intervention in Syria

The how and the why of Russia's intervention in Syria

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Proxy terrorists for Iran attack US Navy

Proxy terrorists for Iran attack US Navy

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Russia threatens to shoot down US jets

Russia threatens to shoot down US jets

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Oil man heads list for Trump's Interior Secretary

Oil man heads list for Trump's Interior Secretary

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Greens: Use the word 'protector' instead of 'protester' in North Dakota stand-off

Greens: Use the word 'protector' instead of 'protester' in North Dakota stand-off

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Obama administration admits to hostage trade

Obama administration admits to hostage trade

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Democrat attorneys general use law to silence debate on climate change

Democrat attorneys general use law to silence debate on climate change

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Global warming skeptic joins Trump's kitchen cabinet

Global warming skeptic joins Trump's kitchen cabinet

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Tens of thousands flee devastating wildfire

Tens of thousands flee devastating wildfire

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Rudy Giuliani tore up $10 million check from Saudis who he says were involved in 9/11

Rudy Giuliani tore up $10 million check from Saudis who he says were involved in 9/11

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'Economic extortion': Saudi threat to cash in U.S. investments

'Economic extortion': Saudi threat to cash in U.S. investments

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Students sue Obama and federal gov't for future harm caused by global climate change

Students sue Obama and federal gov't for future harm caused by global climate change

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Nigeria accuses Obama administration of bias in favor of Islamist terrorists

Nigeria accuses Obama administration of bias in favor of Islamist terrorists

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How Obama's legacy in Libya will affect Clinton's outcome this fall

How Obama's legacy in Libya will affect Clinton's outcome this fall

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Iran seized U.S. Navy sat-phone SIM cards; may have accessed classified information

Iran seized U.S. Navy sat-phone SIM cards; may have accessed classified information

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Doubts raised over capture of US sailors by Iran

Doubts raised over capture of US sailors by Iran

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Hillary Clinton's ties to Muslim terror

Hillary Clinton's ties to Muslim terror

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Questions follow announcement of Iran's release of American citizens

Questions follow announcement of Iran's release of American citizens

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Iranians 'humiliate' Obama and U.S. Navy

Iranians 'humiliate' Obama and U.S. Navy

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Iran ready to go to war over captured U.S. sailors

Iran ready to go to war over captured U.S. sailors

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US apologizes for sailors captured by Iran

US apologizes for sailors captured by Iran

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Obama is a no-show after Iran's near-miss of US aircraft carrier

Obama is a no-show after Iran's near-miss of US aircraft carrier

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Saudi Arabia breaks relations with Iran and distances itself from Obama

Saudi Arabia breaks relations with Iran and distances itself from Obama

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Iraqis and coalition forces retake strategic Ramadi from ISIS

Iraqis and coalition forces retake strategic Ramadi from ISIS

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Wyoming officials find no evidence of fracking contamination to groundwater

Wyoming officials find no evidence of fracking contamination to groundwater

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Israel is Islamic State's biggest oil customer

Israel is Islamic State's biggest oil customer

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Economic and political crisis reaches crescendo in Venezuela

Economic and political crisis reaches crescendo in Venezuela

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Climate change deniers should be prosecuted, say more Democrats

Climate change deniers should be prosecuted, say more Democrats

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Abandoned by Obama administration, African Christians beg for help

Abandoned by Obama administration, African Christians beg for help

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Obama's Keystone decision hits black Americans hard

Obama's Keystone decision hits black Americans hard

"Shameful" says labor union, Obama threw them "under the bus", when he denied the Keystone XL pipeline project.

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Progressives elated over Obama's Keystone XL decision

Progressives elated over Obama's Keystone XL decision

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Obama gets his war in Syria

Obama gets his war in Syria

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How to start the next Middle East War

How to start the next Middle East War

Hey, World, American Weapons are available for (nearly) everyone while triggering a new American-inspired Middle Eastern arms race.

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Michigan: new study calls for public input on natural gas fracking

Michigan: new study calls for public input on natural gas fracking

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It's not too late to defeat Obama's deal with Iran

It's not too late to defeat Obama's deal with Iran

The Senate must take action to override an unconstitutional precedent being pushed by President Obama.

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Obama silent as Saudi Arabia named to key UN job

Obama silent as Saudi Arabia named to key UN job

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The UN turns its back on crucifixions in Saudi Arabia

The UN turns its back on crucifixions in Saudi Arabia

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Nigerian bishops: no abortions for girls raped by terrorists

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U.S. nonchalant about Russian navy in Arctic Sea

U.S. nonchalant about Russian navy in Arctic Sea

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Sarah Palin: Obama should carry a big stick and immigrants should speak 'American'

Sarah Palin: Obama should carry a big stick and immigrants should speak 'American'

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Why attacking Iran is not a great idea

Why attacking Iran is not a great idea

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Obama's deal with Iran ensures a major Mideast war

Obama's deal with Iran ensures a major Mideast war

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The unequal burdens Americans bear for Obama's Clean Power Plan

The unequal burdens Americans bear for Obama's Clean Power Plan

Obama has fulfilled a campaign promise to make energy prices "skyrocket."

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The convoluted geopolitics of the Syrian conflict

The convoluted geopolitics of the Syrian conflict

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Witnessing the beginning of the end for Syria

Witnessing the beginning of the end for Syria

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Russia announces aggressive naval doctrine

Russia announces aggressive naval doctrine

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Turkey: the heart of four interacting global crises

Turkey: the heart of four interacting global crises

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Obama's nuke deal with Iran lets killers go free

Obama's nuke deal with Iran lets killers go free

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Nigerian Christian survives Muslim terror only to lose family in another strike

Nigerian Christian survives Muslim terror only to lose family in another strike

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World's Lutherans drop investments in fossil fuels

World's Lutherans drop investments in fossil fuels

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Russia's embrace of Argentina grows stronger

Russia's embrace of Argentina grows stronger

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Catholic girl/activist calls on Pope to shut down oil plant on Catholic land

Catholic girl/activist calls on Pope to shut down oil plant on Catholic land

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Islamic State demonstrates beheading to children for educational purposes

Islamic State demonstrates beheading to children for educational purposes

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Britain and Russia in mysterious military air encounters

Britain and Russia in mysterious military air encounters

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Obama lost Iraq, not Bush

Obama lost Iraq, not Bush

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Strange bedfellows: Syrian government and rebels against Islamic State

Strange bedfellows: Syrian government and rebels against Islamic State

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Arab leaders blow off President Obama

Arab leaders blow off President Obama

In a clear vote of no-confidence in US President Barack Obamas leadership, Saudi King Salman led several Arab leaders in blowing off Obamas Camp David summit this week.

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Catholics slam Pope Francis on environmentalism

Catholics slam Pope Francis on environmentalism

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Libya: Muslim terrorists behead and shoot Christians

Libya: Muslim terrorists behead and shoot Christians

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