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Date: July 12, 2016

Bible Verse of the Day: Philippians 2:9-11

Bible Verse of the Day

Philippians 2:9-11

“Wherefore God also hath highly exalted him, and given him a name which is above every name: That at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, of things in heaven, and things in earth, and things under the earth; And that every tongue should confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father.”

IMF Warns Of “Global Contagion” From Italy’s Bank Crisis

And speaking of Italy’s weakest links, the banks, the IMF said that “risks are tilted to the downside,” listing a raft of issues including the poor asset quality of Italy’s banks, financial market volatility and the impact of a global trade slowdown on exports.

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United Reformed Church approves same-sex ‘marriages’ in churches in UK

WEB Notes: These so called men of God just made their decision who they will follow. Now it is up to the individuals in these churches to make up their mind. The path to our Father’s Kingdom becomes narrower by the day.

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Social Security: Study Finds Nearly Half of Baby Boomers Have No Retirement

The baby-boom generation consists of 76 million Americans. Currently, they are retiring at a rate of about 10,000 per day — and will continue to do so until 2030.

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A staggering percentage of Americans are too poor to shop

Retailers have blamed the weather, slow job growth and millennials for their poor results this past year, but a new study claims that more than 20 percent of Americans are simply too poor to shop.

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IMF Urges Action on Italy’s Retail Investors’ Bank Bail-In

The International Monetary Fund called for action over concerns relating to the bail-in of retail investors in Italy, noting that “very high” amounts of non-performing loans and slow judicial processes were straining bank balance sheets.

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Canada Inks Free Trade Deal With Ukraine, Emphasizes Security Relationship

Canada’s Obama, Prime Minster Justin Trudeau, is now making good on his task of providing a young and well-spoken face to a continuation of oppression, authoritarianism, globalization, and imperialism, much like his American counterpart did with great success eight years ago. Thus, it was to the cheers of many that Trudeau met with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in Kiev to announce a greater “cooperation” between the two countries both in security and in trade, despite the announcement being nothing more than the telegraph of a continuation of imperialism and the giant sucking sound of “free trade.”

Source: Canada Inks Free Trade Deal With Ukraine, Emphasizes Security Relationship

Long-range bombers flying from Russia destroy ‘major’ ISIS camp in central Syria

Six Tupolev Tu-22M3 strategic bombers have delivered massive airstrikes against a major Islamic State camp and ammunition depots in Syria, Russia’s Defense Ministry says. The aircraft flew from Russia and returned home after the operation.

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U.S. stocks at new record high

So much for the death of America’s bull market. U.S. stocks zoomed to their first record high in more than a year on Monday.

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Theresa May to become British prime minister in fast-track political transition

WEB Notes: So “stunning” it was a default selection.

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Iranian military boats veer dangerously close to US warship

WEB Notes: They repeat the same story year after year after year as if it is some new event. This has been going on since I can remember. And these “boats” of Iran’s are speed boats.

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Colorado Increases Number of Refugees Diagnosed With Active TB to Sixteen

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment admits that sixteen refugees were diagnosed with active TB between 2011 and 2014.

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