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Iran building missile factory in Syria

By worthynews | Aug 19, 2017

(Worthy News) – A report on Channel 2 on August 15 provided images of a military construction site from an Israeli satellite near Qalaat Marqab. The report said this is likely a factory to build long-range missiles. The area the factory is constructed in near the border of the Tartus and Latakia governorates is one…

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'There's a new sheriff in town': Inside Steve Bannon's ouster

By worthynews | Aug 19, 2017

(Worthy News) – President Trump’s decision to remove Steve Bannon, his chief strategist, came after a period of internal and external pressure to part ways with the controversial figure, and it was no coincidence that the move happened just a few weeks into the tenure of chief of staff John Kelly, White House aides and…

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More Israelis moving abroad than are returning

By worthynews | Aug 19, 2017

(Worthy News) -Of the 16,700 Israeli citizens who moved overseas for an extended period of time in 2015, only about 8,500 returned, representing a noticeable increase in the exit rate and a decrease in the return rate compared to previous years, according to a report the Central Bureau of Statistics published on Monday. The report…

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Russia hopes Iran won't withdraw from nuclear deal

By worthynews | Aug 19, 2017

(Worthy News) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Wednesday he hoped that Iran would not quit the nuclear agreement it reached in 2015 with world powers, Reuters reported. His comments came a day after Iranian President Hassan Rouhani warned that Iran would abandon the deal “within hours” if the United States imposed any…

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Abraham Lincoln monument torched in Chicago: ‘An absolute disgraceful act’

By worthynews | Aug 19, 2017

(Worthy News) – Abraham Lincoln has joined George Washington on the list of those targeted by Chicagoans in a national debate over Civil War-era monuments. Alderman Raymond Lopez took to Facebook Wednesday night to decry the defacing of a statue representing the nation’s 16th president in the Englewood neighborhood. The giant bust appears to have…

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Biggest near-Earth asteroid recorded by NASA will make a pass in September

By worthynews | Aug 19, 2017

(Worthy News) – An asteroid called Florence will pass within 4.5 million miles of Earth on Sept. 1, NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory announced in a Thursday press release. That’s 18 times the distance from the Earth to the moon. If that doesn’t sound impressive, consider its size: At 2.7 miles, Florence is the largest asteroid…

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Trump's Evangelical Advisers Respond to Calls for Them to Abandon Him: It Would Be 'Immoral'

By worthynews | Aug 19, 2017

(Worthy News) – Jack Graham, pastor of the Dallas-area, 40,000-member Prestonwood Baptist Church, told CP in a Friday phone interview that the group of evangelical pastors and leaders is now called The Faith Leaders Initiative, and that they are not an official council or government body. They function in a primarily pastoral and spiritual capacity…

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Walking Through Grief With Your Child

By focusonthefamily | Aug 18, 2017

Kathleen Fucci, author of the award-winning children’s book Emily Lost Someone She Loved, shares personal lessons she’s learned about ways to help children deal with death and grief.

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Curry talks Christian persecution at Jewish Temple

By missionnn | Aug 18, 2017

USA (MNN) — Earlier this month, Open Doors USA’s David Curry was the guest speaker at a breakfast held by Temple Emanuel, a Jewish temple in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Persecution Bonds Jews and Christians Open Doors USA Breakfast at Temple Emanuel, August 2, 2017. (Photo courtesy of Beth Stolicker) There, in the burnt golden room,…

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