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Mondays News and Headlines. 3/20/17


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From TV to real life. Have you seen the high tech cop show APB on FOX with drones chasing and watching criminals? Looks like Britain is going to give it a shot.

EU news.

“The first 24-hour police drone unit is to be launched, amid fears that forces may have to rely on them because of falling officer numbers.”

“The ‘flying squad’ will pursue suspects, find missing people and help solve murders. Assistant Chief Constable Steve Barry, national spokesman on drones, predicted forces across Britain would soon be using them as they are cheaper than helicopters and can perform some duties of bobbies on the beat.” Read more here. Take off for police drones air force: Remote-controlled ‘flying squad’ to chase criminals and hunt for missing people

“LONDON — Article 50, the formal notification of Britain’s intention to leave the EU, will be triggered on March 29, a Downing Street spokesperson confirmed on Monday morning.” Read more here. Article 50 will be triggered on March 29

Economy: 

Haven’t seen my gas price at the pump come down yet but, Oil Drops as U.S. Drilling Growth Threatens to Counter OPEC Cuts

Immigration:

Hmmm, Exclusive: Almost half of Canadians want illegal border crossers deported – Reuters poll

Pennsylvania lawmakers look to enact strict penalties for employers who hire undocumented immigrant workers

Why is it so difficult to send some of the most dangerous illegal immigrants back to their home countries?

White House Releases Border Wall Requirements

ILLEGAL ALIEN KILLED 79-YEAR-OLD MAN IN WRONG-WAY CRASH

PREVIOUSLY DEPORTED ILLEGAL ALIEN RAPED 7-YEAR-OLD GIRL IN TEXAS

Big day in Washington today. Lawmakers seek FBI, NSA answers on Trump, Russia at rare public hearing

Trump’s Supreme Court nominee to face senators in marathon hearing

Why did the Obama admin spend an unprecedented amt of taxpayer money to keep public information out of public hands?

FBI confirmed there’s no evidence Trump was wiretapped by the Obama administration

World News:

Trump administration boycotts UN council session over anti-Israel ‘bias’

Seoul: North Korea made ‘meaningful progress’ in rocket engine

Stressing free trade, Mnuchin shrugs off G20 outcry

Opinion: 

“Congressional Democrats and their media allies hope FBI Director James Comey will deliver a body blow to the Trump presidency by telling lawmakers Russia undermined the the 2016 presidential election and that President Trump’s claim that President Obama wiretapped Trump Tower is groundless.

But Democrats also are worried that Comey, who testifies Monday, will make other statements that could severely undermine their efforts to destroy President Trump and possibly turn the tables on them.” Read more here. What Democrats don’t want FBI Director James Comey to talk about

To Truly Beat The Bureaucrats, Trump Needs To Shut Their Agencies Down

Space, “The final frontier”. Space tourism companies are going to write their own safety rules because the US government can’t

News:

David Rockefeller, Philanthropist and Head of Chase Manhattan, Dies at 101

Secret Service removes agent who didn’t want to take ‘a bullet’ for Trump

What the CBO got wrong about Obamacare repeal, Medicaid, and the individual mandate

Fox News health care debate explodes when Karl Rove confronts Obamacare architect, Clinton ally

Liberal senator says health care a ‘right’ not a ‘privilege’ — gets bold reality check from constituents

Things you never knew about prescription drug prices

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