Franklin Graham tells Starnes Country that secularists are on a mission this Christmas season to destroy the name of Jesus Christ.“These are more than just an attack on Christmas. This is an attack on Jesus Christ,” Graham said on my Fox Nation television program. Graham, president of Samaritan’s Purse and the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, is one of the nation’s most prominent evangelical Christian leaders.
NEW YORK (AP) — The sentencing of Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer, brought a perilous investigation into the president’s campaign one step closer to the Oval Office.Though Cohen broke down during his sentencing hearing Wednesday, Trump remained uncharacteristically quiet, his Twitter feed still while he ignored shouted questions about his former attorney at a White House event. But Trump has been far from silent during the monthslong Cohen saga, with the president’s explanations frequently shifting as his legal exposure grew.Since the spring, Trump has gone from denying knowledge of any payments to women who claim to have been mistresses to apparent acknowledgement of those hush money settlements – though he claims they wouldn’t be illegal in any case. But both Cohen and federal prosecutors said the payments were made at Trump’s direction to fend off damage to his White House bid, an apparent campaign finance violation.
A second Canadian expat has gone missing in China, and diplomatic experts are certain that he too has been snatched by the Chinese government in retaliation for the arrest of a topflight executive.China confirmed on Thursday (Wednesday in North America) that Michael Spavor was “being investigated in China on suspicion of harming China’s national security,” Reuters reported, quoting an official news site of the government of Liaoning province.Without disclosing further details, the site said he had been under investigation since Dec. 10.
WASHINGTON — Despite President Donald Trump’s public declaration that he isn’t concerned about impeachment, he has told people close to him in recent days that he is alarmed by the prospect, according to multiple sources.Trump’s fear about the possibility has escalated as the consequences of federal investigations involving his associates and Democratic control of the House sink in, the sources said, and his allies believe maintaining the support of establishment Republicans he bucked to win election are now critical to saving his presidency.
You’re being watched constantly, at least if you have a cell phone with apps on them. A recently published report showed how seemingly innocuous apps were gathering information about how a person goes about their day. They refresh constantly, collecting data about your location.
WASHINGTON, Dec 12 (Reuters) – President Donald Trump told Republican U.S. Representative Mark Meadows that he wants him to stay in Congress rather than take the White House chief of staff job the president is seeking to fill, three senior White House officials said on Wednesday.Meadows had been among 10 or 12 people that Trump is considering for the post that retired General John Kelly is leaving early in 2019. Kelly, Trump’s second chief of staff after Reince Priebus, had tried to bring more discipline to the chaotic Trump White House and frequently found himself at odds with the president.
Christmas is a magical time of the year. Parents take their young ones to fun holiday events such as visiting Santa at the local mall and driving around neighborhoods to see beautifully-lit houses. Outdoor light displays have become even more intricate and impressive over the past few decades in both the U.S. and abroad.Each country has its own spin on light shows. In fact, some of the most extravagant light displays in the world may cost an admission fee, while others are free for all to enjoy amid public spaces.