Daily News Summary

National and International News from 4/30/2018

National News

 

The Hill

Conservative lawmakers drafting articles of impeachment against Rosenstein

http://thehill.com/policy/national-security/385587-conservative-house-lawmakers-draft-articles-of-impeachment-against

 

Washington Post

Someone mailing packages to minors at elementary schools and FBI on alert

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/post-nation/wp/2018/04/30/someone-is-mailing-creepy-packages-to-girls-at-their-elementary-schools-the-fbi-is-on-alert/?utm_term=.d4543b7d9569

 

ABC News

Trump declares White House Correspondents Dinner to be scrapped

http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/president-trump-bashes-white-house-correspondents-dinner/story?id=54827468&cid=social_twitter_abcn

 

AP News

Pelicans attend Pepperdine University graduation ceremony are quickly policed by security

Video:  https://twitter.com/twitter/statuses/991097411513802762

 

The Hill

US University allowed donors say in hiring and firing of faculty

http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/385560-major-university-allowed-conservative-donors-say-in-hiring-and

 

Bloomberg

Texas oil production soars to 4 million barrels a day

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-04-30/texas-oil-production-climbs-to-all-time-high-amid-strong-prices?cmpid=socialflow-twitter-business&utm_content=business&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=socialflow-organic&utm_source=twitter

 

Reuters

US House to vote on the important Dodd-Frank financial reform law to remove regulations on banks

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-milken-conference-mccarthy/u-s-house-may-vote-on-dodd-frank-reform-bill-in-may-mccarthy-idUSKBN1I126X?utm_campaign=trueAnthem:+Trending+Content&utm_content=5ae7a24f04d3011672e58f8c&utm_medium=trueAnthem&utm_source=twitter

 

The Times of Israel

California Senate challenger is white supremacist

https://www.timesofisrael.com/top-california-senate-challenger-is-white-supremacist-with-anti-semitic-agenda/?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter

 

ABC News

Wildfire in Arizona fills the sky and triggers evacuations

https://twitter.com/twitter/statuses/991133604288835584

 

International News

 

RT News

Facebook to block US spying lawsuit in top EU court

https://www.rt.com/news/425543-facebook-irish-court-privacy/

 

Electronic Intifada

Legal challenge brings first broad review of Israeli military policy in decades

https://electronicintifada.net/blogs/maureen-clare-murphy/fifty-killed-gaza-zero-israelis-injured

 

The Times of Israel

Mossad stole Iran’s nuke archive and smuggled it back to Israel

https://www.timesofisrael.com/mossad-stole-irans-nuke-archive-and-smuggled-it-back-to-israel-the-same-night/?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter

 

Bloomberg

China’s Hollywood opens but hasn’t acquired Hollywood studios

NOTE:  [this is a story I learned about a decade ago from Asian film director students. This is important because the US film industry is already interested in being courted by China and if successful would displace US cultural entertainment influence].

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-04-28/wanda-hopes-8-billion-film-complex-will-bring-industry-stardom?utm_content=business&cmpid=socialflow-twitter-business&utm_campaign=socialflow-organic&utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social

 

The Hill

Iran says US violating Iran nuclear deal

http://thehill.com/policy/international/385483-in-call-with-macron-rouhani-accuses-us-of-breaching-iran-nuclear-deal

 

teleSUR

Venezuela declares 95% salary increase for working class

https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Venezuelas-Maduro-Announces-95-Salary-Hike-to-Mark-Labor-Day-20180430-0009.html

 

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