Sheriffs Warn Of Cartel Violence In Non-Border States

During an interview with TRNS retired Ohio Sheriff Daniel W. Beck and North Carolina Sheriff Sam Page warn that the drug cartel poses a threat beyond border states.

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● Mortgage lending by the numbers

● Whistling all the way to the bank

● Religious influence wanes in U.S.

● Ivory and rhino horn trade widens

● Airlines put squeeze on passengers

● Warren Commission Report goes online

Rockefellers Pledge to Divest from Fossil Fuels

They promise to divest $50 billion in an effort to increase awareness of clean energy.

U.S. Begins Air Campaign Against ISIS In Syria

Despite being buffered by Jordan, multiple locations in Syria are within 75 miles of Jerusalem   /   TRNS

The beginning of the airstrikes in Syria marks a major escalation in the fight against the terrorist organization. Prior to this point, the fighting had been limited to Iraq, largely to protect Americans.

LISTEN: The Day Ahead – September 23, 2014

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120+ leaders talk climate change in New York, the Lebanese parliament attempts to pick a president and Nintendo turns 125.

LISTEN: The World in 2:00 – September 22, 2014

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Turkey blocks Kurds from returning to Syria to fight the Islamic State, and Ban Ki-moon distances himself from anti-corporate #FloodWallStreet demonstrators

Immigration Activists Target DNC

Protesters and undocumented mothers fighting for immigration reform say Democrats have broken their promise to them.