April 10, 2017

Daily Show Prep: Monday, April 10

Neil Gorsuch Sworn In As Supreme Court Justice | The Daily Caller

Neil Gorsuch was sworn in as the 113th justice of the Supreme Court Monday, taking the seat that was once occupied by Justice Antonin Scalia nearly 14 months after his death.

Doctor Dragged From United Plane After Computer “Solves” Overbooking Problem | Zero Hedge

A man was violently dragged off of a United Airlines flight Sunday evening after it was apparently overbooked, according to passengers who were on the plane.

Daily Wire

“The total amounts of errors corrected in HUD’s notes and consolidated financial statements were $516.4 billion and $3.4 billion, respectively,” the auditors wrote.

Manufacturing Employment on the Rise in ‘Right to Work’ Indiana

As Indiana became America’s 23rd Right to Work state in early 2012, just a little more than five years ago, many proponents like then-Congressman Mike Pence (now the U.S. Vice President) contended the new law

President Trump is Dramatically Cutting US Trade Deficit to China – Justin Holcomb

The deficit fell to $43.6 billion, 9.6 percent below January’s deficit of $48.2 billion, while imports on Chinese goods fell by $8.6 billion.  The overall trade deficit with China narrowed in February to $23 billion, 26.6 percent below the January total.

China Open to Dropping Import Ban on American Beef

12,392,000: U.S. Manufacturing Jobs Reach Highest Level in 8 Years

That is the greatest number of people employed in manufacturing in the United States since January 2009—the month that President Barack Obama was inaugurated

153,000,000 Americans Employed in March, Setting 2nd Straight Record

The number of employed Americans increased 472,000 to 153,000,000 in March, setting a second straight monthly record; and the number of unemployed persons dropped by 326,000 to 7.2 million.

Hour 2

Gambler loses jackpot to woman who pushed the button for him | Miami Herald

So when the bells rang, the lights flashed and the payline showed a $100,000 jackpot, Flato felt like a big winner.

Student journalist protections die in Indiana Senate | Politics | southbendtribune.com

A bill meant to protect student journalists’ First Amendment rights died in the Indiana Senate on Friday.

Kansas principal resigns after student journalists look into her credentials | Fox News

After student journalists at a Kansas high school got a big scoop on their incoming principal’s credentials, she resigned from the $93,000-a-year position.

Now That HHGregg Has Died, Best Buy, J.C. Penney and Others Could Split $1 Billion Sales Windfall – TheStreet

The end has arrived for HHGregg (HGG) , and that’s great news for some of its long-time rivals.

OUCH! CNN’s interview with Syrian backfires on Dem narrative BIG TIME – twitchy.com

CNN’s Brooke Baldwin played a clip of Hillary Clinton slamming Trump’s policies on refugees, and those who were expecting support of Clinton’s statement were sorely disappointed:

Flashback: ISIS Used Chemical Weapons at Least 52 Times in Syria-Iraq – No Outrage by Liberal Media

ISIS used chemical weapons over 52 times in Syria-Iraq since it established its caliphate in 2014.

Idaho’s $4.3 Million Solar Project Generates Enough Energy to Run ONE Microwave Oven

The Solar FREAKIN’ Roadways project generated an average of 0.62 kilowatt hours (kWh) of electricity per day since it began publicly posting power data in late March. To put that in perspective, the average microwave or blow drier consumes about 1 kWh per day.

Hour 3

Illegal alien arrests jump 250 percent in a week | BizPac Review

That represents a whopping 250 percent jump over the 106 illegals arrested the prior week.

New Jersey immigration attorney charged with VISA fraud and aggravated identity theft | ICE

A Denville, New Jersey attorney was charged for visa fraud, aggravated identity theft and mail fraud. The charges resulted from an investigation by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) with the assistance of the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Office of Fraud Detection and National Security and the Department of State, Diplomatic Security Service.

AP: Illegal Immigration in March Was Lowest in 17 Years, Says Wednesday Testimony by DHS Chief – Breitbart

The number of migrants illegally coming across the U.S. southern border in March dropped to the lowest level in 17 years, says a leaked agency statement given to the Associated Press.

Border boss: Wall cut illegal crossings 94% | Washington Examiner

But a wall built near Yuma, Ariz., proved so successful that illegal crossings were slashed 94 percent, according to Senate testimony previewed by Secrets and expected to be given today to the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee.

REPORT: POTUS Trump Wins MAJOR Trade Concessions from China (VIDEO)

The other major trade concession has to do with allowing foreign entities (U.S. citizens) to hold majority stakes in Chinese investment and securities companies, the Financial Times reports.



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