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Snowden: NSA snoops shared intercepted sextings
Former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden says the analysts who monitored the texts and e-mails of millions of Americans would... Read more...
Edward Snowden urges professionals to encrypt client communications
The NSA whistleblower, Edward Snowden, has urged lawyers, journalists, doctors, accountants, priests and others with a duty to protect... Read more...
Bowe Bergdahl Thanks Obama for ‘Saving His Life’
U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl has a new lawyer to defend him as the Army investigates the circumstances surrounding his kidnapping by the Taliban... Read more...
U.S. Navy nurse won't force-feed Guantanamo detainees
Attorneys for a Guantanamo Bay detainee on a hunger strike say a U.S. military nurse has refused to conduct forced feedings of inmates. Abu Wa'el... Read more...
Mexico restricts soft drink TV ads to fight obesity
Mexico is restricting television advertising for high-calorie food and soft drinks, as part of its campaign against obesity, the government says.Such... Read more...
89 Killed in Suicide Blast in East Afghanistan
A suicide car bombing in Afghanistan killed at least 89 people Tuesday, with more than 40 people also wounded in the attack in the country’s... Read more...
State Department Awarded Blackwater More Than $1 Billion After Threat On Investigator's Life
The State Department awarded more than a billion dollars in funding to the security firm Blackwater and its later incarnations even after one of the... Read more...
Former Blackwater guard testifies against friends
Former Blackwater security guard Matthew Murphy and now-indicted ex-colleague Paul Slough were friends, having survived the war in Iraq together,... Read more...
U.S. Says It Won't Make More Anti-Personnel Land Mines
Saying it wants to join an international treaty banning anti-personnel land mines, the U.S. announced today that it will no longer make "or otherwise... Read more...
Three US troops killed in Afghanistan bomb blast
Three US troops and a working dog were killed by a bomb blast on Friday in southern Afghanistan, a US official said, speaking on condition of... Read more...
Microsoft to cut 18,000 jobs this year as it trims Nokia
Microsoft Corp said on Thursday it will slash up to 18,000 jobs, or 14 percent of its workforce, this year as it trims its newly acquired Nokia phone... Read more...
This Nonexistent Social Network With No Revenues and No Assets Is Worth $4 Billion
If you thought the potato-salad Kickstarter story was a crazy example of free markets run amok, here's one that's even more surreal: A social-media... Read more...
Citigroup may pay $7 billion to resolve U.S. mortgage probes
Citigroup Inc is close to paying about $7 billion to resolve a U.S. probe into whether it defrauded investors on billions of dollars worth of... Read more...
The Closing of Crumbs and the End of the Cupcake Era
Crumbs Bake Shop shut down all its stores at the close of business on Monday, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal. The cupcake calamity... Read more...
How to Win Billions in Federal Contracts on a Permanent Tax Holiday
American manufacturer Ingersoll-Rand Co. (IR) forged the tools that carved the Panama Canal and shaped Mount Rushmore. When it shifted its legal... Read more...
9/11 remains returned to World Trade Center site
The unidentified remains of those killed at the World Trade Center have returned to the World Trade Center site in a solemn procession on a foggy... Read more...
9/11 Illness Kills More Cops Than Attack
The names of police officers who died from ground zero-related illnesses now outnumber the 60 killed in the 9/11 attacks engraved on the New York... Read more...
9/11 prosecutor asks for more time over FBI spying claims
A US prosecutor has asked the judge in the 9/11 military tribunal in Guantánamo Bay for more time to look into whether an FBI investigation will... Read more...
Accusation of FBI spying stalls 9/11 hearing
A military judge abruptly recessed the first 9/11 trial hearing of the year Monday after defense lawyers accused the FBI in open court of trying to... Read more...
Watch Donald Rumsfeld Lie About Saddam Hussein, al-Qaeda, and 9/11
In The Unknown Known, Oscar-winning documentarian Errol Morris (The Fog of War) turns his infamous interrotron on former Secretary of Defense Donald... Read more...
Republicans Freak Out At Learning Reagan Decree Protects Lois Lerner
Although legal experts warned at the time that little would come of Rep. Darrell Issa's (R-Calif.) attempt to prosecute former IRS official Lois... Read more...
Congressional staffer arrested for bringing gun to Capitol office
Capitol Police arrested the press secretary of a Republican congressman Friday when he entered a House-side office building carrying a handgun.Ryan... Read more...
White House to issue order on LGBT federal contractors
President Barack Obama will on Monday sign an executive order barring federal contractors from discriminating against workers on the basis of sexual... Read more...
Koch High: How The Koch Brothers Are Buying Their Way Into The Minds Of Public School Students
In the spring of 2012, Spenser Johnson, a junior at Highland Park High School in Topeka, Kansas, was unpacking his acoustic bass before orchestra... Read more...
GOP moderates revolt in Kansas
Moderate Republicans have been kicked around by the tea party for years in Congress and the states  Here in Kansas, they’re fighting back. A... Read more...
Senate GOP blocks bill on contraception coverage
Senate Republicans on Wednesday blocked a bill aimed at restoring free contraception for women who get their health insurance from companies with... Read more...
U.S. House Appropriations chair: Obama border security request too high
The Obama administration's $3.7 billion request for emergency funds to bolster U.S. border security and deal with a massive influx of migrant... Read more...
Sen. Robert Menendez seeks probe of alleged Cuban plot to smear him
Sen. Robert Menendez is asking the Justice Department to pursue evidence obtained by U.S. investigators that the Cuban government concocted an... Read more...
Senate passes vote to promote shooting on public land by 82 to 12
Legislation to promote shooting on public land and relax ammunition regulations sailed through Congress on Monday night after Senators voted... Read more...
House panel opposes giving SEC documents for insider trading probe
A U.S. House of Representatives panel said on Friday it should not have to comply with a federal regulator's demand for documents sought for an... Read more...
Boston Marathon suspect's friend guilty of obstruction
A friend of the man suspected in last year's Boston Marathon bombings was convicted Monday of helping to cover up the crime that left three people... Read more...
NYC settles for $2.5 million over Rikers Island jail beating death
New York City officials have agreed to pay $2.75 million to settle a lawsuit filed by the family of a Rikers Island inmate who was allegedly beaten... Read more...
Florida town stunned by news of police KKK ties
Ann Hunnewell and her central Florida police officer husband knelt in the living room of a fellow officer's home, with pillow cases as makeshift... Read more...
Court tells Arizona to reveal source of death penalty drugs before execution
An appeals court ruled on Saturday that Arizona must divulge details about the drugs and qualifications of the medical personnel it plans to use to... Read more...
22 People Shot in 12 Hours in Chicago
Shamiya Adams was sitting on a bedroom floor in her best friend's home, making s'mores after an evening of practicing a dance routine, when the shot... Read more...
Photos Show Tariq Abu Khdeir's Family Home Ransacked By Israeli Police
Israeli police raided the home of 15-year-old Tariq Abu Khdeir early Friday, just hours after the Palestinian-American teenager left for Israel's Ben... Read more...
Six Gitmo detainees may be transferred to Uruguay
The Pentagon has notified Congress of its intent to transfer six Guantanamo Bay detainees to Uruguay, two Obama administration officials said... Read more...
Revealed: hunger strikes at US's secret foreign prison
Sometimes they stopped eating to protest unclean drinking water. Other times they stopped eating because their comrades were placed in segregated... Read more...
U.N. Human Rights Commissioner: Snowden should not face trial
The top U.N. human rights official suggested on Wednesday the United States should abandon its efforts to prosecute Edward Snowden, saying his... Read more...
US deports Honduran child migrants
The United States deported a group of Honduran children — some as young as 18 months old — on Monday. They were the first to be sent home since... Read more...
Israel: America’s Frankenstein Monster
With Israeli tanks rolling into the Gaza Strip and Hamas fighters firing dozens of rockets into Israel every day, the two sides in the endless Middle... Read more...
Bob Alexander: Where Did All The Dumbasses Come From?
After reading through this morning’s news I had to get away from the computer and go take a walk. I can get through the Canadian news without too... Read more...
Freedom Whore – Abortion, Shame, and The Right To Deny Me My Rights
There are innumerable contradictions and hypocrisies buried in Monday’s all-male, 5-4 Supreme Court decision on the Hobby Lobby, that gave... Read more...
Reclaim the Flag! it belongs to REAL Americans
Real Americans tell the TRUTH! Real Americans treat the world with respect. Real Americans value the Constitution. Real Americans value Human rights.... Read more...
Bob Alexander: Reasonable Men
I am so goddamned sick of hearing what Reasonable Men are saying I could puke. For a couple of weeks now the people who should have been tried and... Read more...
HIV infection rate in the US falls by a third in a decade
The rate of HIV infections diagnosed in the United States has fallen by a third over the past decade, researchers say.After examining cases from all... Read more...
Fla. Jury Slams RJ Reynolds With $23.6B in Damages
A Florida jury has slammed the nation's No. 2 cigarette maker, R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., with $23.6 billion in punitive damages in a lawsuit filed... Read more...
Crash claims top AIDS researchers heading to Melbourne
About 100 of the 298 people killed in the Malaysia Airlines crash were heading to Melbourne for a major AIDS conference, conference attendees have... Read more...
NC GOP mayor marches to DC to urge Medicaid expansion, prevention of 'medical deserts'
The Republican mayor of the small town of Belhaven, NC began a 273-mile walk to Washington, DC today to draw attention to the health care crisis... Read more...
Ebola crisis in West Africa deepens; 500+ dead
Deep in the forests of southern Guinea, the first victims fell ill with high fevers. People assumed it was the perennial killer malaria and had no... Read more...
California Halts Injection of Fracking Waste, Warning It May Be Contaminating Aquifers
California officials have ordered an emergency shut-down of 11 oil and gas waste injection sites and a review more than 100 others in the state's... Read more...
5,000 gallons of diesel fuel spilled in Wisconsin railway collision
Two trains collided late Sunday night in southeastern Wisconsin, causing several cars to derail. A conductor and engineer suffered... Read more...
GOP love for fracking in Colorado could flip Senate seat
Republicans love fracking in Colorado — and it could help them flip a critical Senate seat this fall. The onslaught against Democratic Sen. Mark... Read more...
Costa Concordia oil spill played down
The operation to remove the Costa Concordia from the island of Giglio in Italy has caused a small oil spill, officials say.The removal operation team... Read more...
Zero-Waste Supermarket Set to Open in Germany
With our World Cup wounds still raw, this probably isn't the best time to write about how great Germany is. But too bad: We're doing it,... Read more...
Iran vows to defend Iraq Shi'ite sites; insurgents battle for refinery
Sunni rebels battled their way into the biggest oil refinery in Iraq on Wednesday, and the president of neighbouring Iran raised the prospect of... Read more...
BP allowed commercial drones by US regulators in unprecedented decision
The Federal Aviation Administration said Tuesday it has granted the first permission for commercial drone flights over US land to the BP energy... Read more...
Florida to host 'paradigm-shifting' ocean energy project
The U.S. government announced plans to work with Florida Atlantic University to test a system to get energy from ocean currents, the first of its... Read more...
PlayStation 4 And Xbox One Are Energy Hogs
For all their graphical improvements and multimedia functionality, there's one place where Microsoft's Xbox One and Sony's PlayStation 4 are sorely... Read more...
EU court backs ‘right to be forgotten,’ orders Google to take down links
Europe’s top court struck a blow for the "right to be forgotten" Tuesday, ordering Google to delete search results shown to be “inadequate,... Read more...
MH17 plane crash: Ukraine rebels hand over black boxes
Rebels in eastern Ukraine have handed over two flight-data recorders from the downed MH17 plane to Malaysian experts.A senior rebel leader signed... Read more...
UN Security Council Unanimously Approves Resolution For Unhindered Access To MH17 Crash Site
The U.N. Security Council Monday unanimously adopted a resolution drafted by Australia calling for a complete international investigation into the... Read more...
Train with plane crash bodies leaves rebel town
A refrigerated train carrying Malaysia Airlines victims' bodies pulled away Monday from a rebel-held town in eastern Ukraine, one small step forward... Read more...
Gaza crisis: Palestinian death toll climbs past 500 as hospital is hit
The Palestinian death toll in the conflict between Hamas and Israel reached 548 on Monday as officials said four were killed when a Gaza hospital was... Read more...
Israelis gather on hillsides to watch and cheer as military drops bombs on Gaza
As the sun begins to sink over the Mediterranean, groups of Israelis gather each evening on hilltops close to the Gaza border to cheer, whoop and... Read more...
MSNBC Contributor Accuses Network Of 'Biased' Coverage Toward Israel
MSNBC contributor Rula Jebreal took issue with the network's coverage of the conflict in the Middle East on Monday.Speaking on Ronan Farrow's show,... Read more...
Committee To Protect Journalists Urges Israeli Military To Stay Away From Media Buildings
Israeli military must steer clear of areas housing journalists while launching its attack on Gaza, the Committee to Protect Journalists warned on... Read more...
US told about UK newspaper destruction of Snowden data
The Obama administration knew in advance that the British government would oversee destruction of a newspaper's hard drives containing leaked... Read more...
ABC's Diane Sawyer Identifies Palestinian Family as Israeli
ABC's Diane Sawyer committed an egregious error Wednesday night during her introduction of an ABC World News segment on the latest from Israel and... Read more...
George Clooney attacks Daily Mail over 'irresponsible' story on his fiancée
Actor George Clooney has accused the Daily Mail of concocting a false and irresponsible story about his fiancée, the human rights lawyer Amal... Read more...
Perry Sending National Guard Troops to Border
Gov. Rick Perry is deploying up to 1,000 National Guard troops to the Texas-Mexico border over the next month to combat what he said Monday were... Read more...
Military to begin Manning's gender treatment
The Bureau of Prisons has rejected the Army's request to accept the transfer of national security leaker Pvt. Chelsea Manning from the military... Read more...
Freed Taliban captive Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl reportedly returns to active duty
Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, released in May after five years as a Taliban prisoner of war in Afghanistan, will return to active duty Monday, The New York... Read more...
Native American veterans face lonely battle against PTSD
On Oct. 11, 2013, 37-year-old Watts was taken to the Gallup Indian Medical Center on the border of the Navajo Nation. He had blood clots in his lungs... Read more...
U.S. discloses secret Somalia military presence, up to 120 troops
U.S. military advisors have secretly operated in Somalia since around 2007 and Washington plans to deepen its security assistance to help the country... Read more...
NASA says it's very close to finding alien life
At a panel discussion on the search for alien life, held this week at NASA's headquarters in Washington, the agency's top scientists said they're... Read more...
DNA testing proves the Yeti is actually a prehistoric polar bear, scientist says
l. That means the Abominable Snowman might be an ancient polar bear.The Yeti is real — but it may be more bear than humanoid, a new study says.  A... Read more...
Nasa launches satellite to track CO2 in the atmosphere
A rocket carrying a Nasa satellite lit up the pre-dawn skies Wednesday on a mission to track atmospheric carbon dioxide, the chief culprit behind... Read more...
Astronomers spot diamond the size of Earth
-A newly observed white dwarf star may be the coldest ever discovered. The dead star is so cold, in fact, astronomers believe its carbon has... Read more...
Bachelor party discovers 3-million-year-old stegomastodon skull fossil
A group of friends in New Mexico didn't set out to discover an ancient stegomastodon skull -- or a fossil of any kind. They were just celebrating... Read more...
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161 The Lies That Sold Obama's Escalation in Afghanistan Reggie
162 US expands its drone war to Somalia Reggie
163 Report: Iraq, Afghanistan Wars Cost US Nearly $4 Trillion Reggie
164 Cost of air conditioning for U.S. troops in MidEast more than NASA budget Jesse Richard
165 Ex-MI6 chief altered Iraqi intelligence Jesse Richard
166 'Hit and run' drone strikes are 'breaking laws of war" Jesse Richard
167 Missing Iraq cash 'as high as $18bn' Jesse Richard
168 US data: 90% of captured 'Taliban' were civilians Jesse Richard
169 Secret US and Afghanistan talks could see troops stay for decades Reggie
170 Missing Iraq money may have been stolen, auditors say Jesse Richard
171 How Not to Withdraw from Iraq Reggie
172 Gates blasts NATO, questions future of alliance Reggie
173 Iraq's Chalabi, who sought invasion, now wants U.S. out Reggie
174 At Hussein shrine, nostalgia for a strong leader Reggie
175 As U.S. Military Exits Iraq, Contractors To Enter Reggie
176 MI6 plotted with No10 to oust Saddam in bid to win 'prize' of secure oil supplies Jesse Richard
177 Iraq dossier drawn up to make case for war – UK intelligence officer Reggie
178 US targets, but misses bin Laden successor Reggie
179 Why the US and NATO Fed Detainees to Afghan Torture System Reggie
180 Tunnel under prison wall in Afghanistan sees 500 inmates escape Reggie

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