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Victor Davis Hanson

Trump faces nothing but bad choices in Middle East

What makes the Middle East monster deadly is the interplay between the Iranian terrorist regime and its surrogates Hezbollah and the Assad regime; Russian President Vladimir Putin’s deployment of bombers into Syria and Iraq after a 40-year Russian hiatus in the region; and the medieval beheaders of the Islamic State.

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Gorsuch should answer a big question on abortion

Noah Feldman of Bloomberg view points out in a commentary that Judge Neil Gorsuch may say in his confirmation hearings that he won’t comment on Roe. That’s fair enough. But he should be asked about the equal protection argument. That isn’t going to come before him on the bench – unless he wants it to.

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Husbands are deadlier than jihadi terrorists

New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof says if people want to know who to fear, above all, fear spouses: Husbands are incomparably more deadly in America than jihadist terrorists. Why? In part because in America they have ready access to firearms even when they have violent records. In other countries, brutish husbands put wives in hospitals; in America, they put them in graves.

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Mexico helps keep America great

Texas and Mexico actually build things together, like cars, medical devices and consumer electronics, says Beto O’Rourke, a U.S. congressman representing El Paso, Texas. Mexico is unique among our trading partners because Texas workers benefit from both exports to Mexico and imports from Mexico. Forty percent of the value of finished products we import from Mexico is U.S. content; for China, it’s 4 percent. Exit NAFTA or start a trade war with Mexico and say goodbye to those jobs.

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Worn Poverello House warehouse leaks, in need of repairs

Poverello House Executive Director Cruz Avila looks over donations that are in danger of being damaged because the warehouse roof leaks during rain storms and is in need of major repairs. The Raise the Roof fund drive hopes to help make the necessary repairs.
Silvia Flores The Fresno Bee
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Worn Poverello House warehouse leaks, in need of repairs

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Murder in downtown Fresno

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Wild finish to Fresno State baseball series finale vs. UC Riverside

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Sights and sounds of the 20th annual Mardi Gras Parade