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Date: January 17, 2017

Bible Verse of the Day: Philippians 2:14-16

Bible Verse of the Day

Philippians 2:14-16

“Do all things without murmurings and disputings: That ye may be blameless and harmless, the sons of God, without rebuke, in the midst of a crooked and perverse nation, among whom ye shine as lights in the world; Holding forth the word of life; that I may rejoice in the day of Christ, that I have not run in vain, neither laboured in vain.”

Syria War: Rebels To Attend Peace Talks Backed By Russia, Turkey In Kazakhstan

Syrian rebel groups have decided to attend peace talks backed by Russia and Turkey in Kazakhstan to press for full implementation of a ceasefire they say has been widely violated by the government and its Iranian-backed allies.

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South Carolina Troopers to Cease Giving Christian Book to Grieving Families Following Complaint

WEB Notes: This is ridiculous. The complaint of one person should not override the good that has been accomplished through this program. This is just like the VA Governor who will only issue contracts to pro-homosexual groups. Where are the people screaming discrimination?

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Suddenly, Home Sale Agreements Are Falling Apart Across the U.S.

Spending months to find the perfect home in your price range, only to have your mortgage application rejected, or a home inspection turn up expensive repairs, is a nightmare—one that is coming true with increasing frequency, according to a new report from real estate listings website Trulia.

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Large earth fissure opens in Northern Cape, South Africa

Investors are bracing for a massive stock-market selloff

If options traders are correct, stocks are in for a wild ride in February.Demand for one-month call options tied to the CBOE Volatility Index, a popular gauge of stock-market volatility, has spiked in the past week. The increased demand suggests that some investors are bracing for selloff following the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump.

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Sears is ‘one sick puppy,’ and there may be no remedy

Sears Holdings Corp. is using everything in its arsenal to stay afloat, but that still won’t be enough if the company can’t make its brand more relevant and generate sales, experts say.

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NASA to explore asteroid made of $10,000 quadrillion worth of metal

WEB Notes: It is interesting to witness what man is now capable of doing with his own hands. Adding more “precious resources” to the planet would not make them “precious” any longer and change the balance of everything.

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Law would cut off aid to countries that refuse to accept illegal immigrant criminals

WEB Notes: I will believe it when I see it.

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