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AT&T Agrees to Buy Time Warner for Around $80 Billion
AT&T has agreed to buy Time Warner for more than $80 billion, a person briefed on the matter said on Saturday, a move that would create a new... Read more...
Why is the Ivanka Trump clothing line boycott growing? You are what you wear
Like many women who have watched sexual harassment allegations against Trump unfold, [Shannon] Coulter was reminded of her own experience. “I was... Read more...
Japanese are working themselves to death--literally
Matsuri Takahashi was just 24 years old and the graduate of prestigious Tokyo University when she leaped to her death from her company dormitory on... Read more...
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (005930.KS) scrapped its flagship Galaxy Note 7 smartphone on Tuesday less than two months after its launch, dealing a... Read more...
The Latest: Harvard economist 'thrilled' by Nobel
Harvard economist Oliver Hart says he's "thrilled" his work has received one of the highest honors of his profession."It's a recognition that your... Read more...
Two Americans killed in attack at Kabul army base
A gunmen in an Afghan army uniform has opened fire on a group of US soldiers, killing at least two Americans including a civilian in Afghanistan's... Read more...
Report finds British troops let Iraqi teenager drown
A judge in the UK has condemned four British troops for the killing of an Iraqi teenager in 2003 in the city of Basra.The soldiers had displayed "a... Read more...
Children of US World War II POWs on emotional Poland visit
A group of children and relatives of U.S. officers who were held in a Nazi German prisoner camp on Polish territory during World War II are on a... Read more...
Raytheon sued by former employee over Afghanistan fraud allegations
A former Raytheon employee has filed a federal lawsuit against the defense giant, alleging the company fired him after he tried to report coworker... Read more...
ISIS second-in-command Muhammad al-Adnani killed in Syria drone strike
Islamic State's second in command Abu Mohammad al-Adnani has been killed in Syria.  He was widely tipped to be the next leader of the terror group... Read more...
SEC charges hedge fund manager Leon Cooperman, Omega Advisers with insider trading
Billionaire Leon Cooperman and his Omega Advisors hedge fund were charged Wednesday with insider trading, the Securities and Exchange Commission... Read more...
Deutsche Bank faces new blow as Justice Department demands record $14B
Deutsche Bank faces the prospect of having to tap shareholders for more cash after the U.S. Department of Justice asked Germany’s flagship lender... Read more...
Robots will eliminate 6% of all US jobs by 2021, report says
By 2021, robots will have eliminated 6% of all jobs in the US, starting with customer service representatives and eventually truck and taxi drivers.... Read more...
Donald Trump's other blood sport
His name was Fedor and other men feared him. He had a shaved head, deadpan eyes and construction-worker muscles. He was a Russian army veteran who... Read more...
Macy's is closing another 100 stores
In a sign of how dramatically the retail shopping landscape is changing, Macy's is closing 100 of its stores nationwide.Macy's (M) announced the... Read more...
Supreme Court To Decide If Bush-Era Officials Can Be Sued For Post-9/11 Civil Rights Violations
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to decide whether to block a lawsuit against former Attorney General John Ashcroft and others by non-U.S.... Read more...
You Only Believe the Official 9/11 Story Because You Don't Know the Official 9/11 Story
I don't believe the official story of 9/11 because I know the official story of 9/11!During the past 15 years I have not met a single individual who,... Read more...
9/11 tapes reveal raw and emotional Hillary Clinton
It was 26 August 2003, almost two years since 9/11, and the sickening plume of smoke that hung over Ground Zero in lower Manhattan had long since... Read more...
U.S. suspicion of Saudi ties to 9/11 outlined in declassified 2002 intelligence report
More than two dozen top secret investigative pages that contributed to the government's official 9/11 report were finally released Friday, following... Read more...
Congress releases long-awaited document on possible Saudi role in 9/11
The House Intelligence Committee has made public most of a long-classified section of a 2002 congressional inquiry into 9/11 attacks that discusses... Read more...
Trump's growth projections leave economists in disbelief
Economists are dubious of Donald Trump’s claim that he could more than triple economic growth if elected president.Trump has repeatedly blasted the... Read more...
Trump threatens to sue women accusing him
Donald Trump on Saturday vowed to sue the women who have come forward to level allegations of sexual misconduct against them, saying they concocted... Read more...
Economists: A Trump win would tank the markets
Wall Street is set up for a major crash if Donald Trump shocks the world on Election Day and wins the White House.New research out on Friday suggests... Read more...
David Duke qualifies for Louisiana Senate debate
Former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke has qualified for a televised debate in Louisiana's Senate race after a new poll showed him drawing 5 percent... Read more...
Former RNC Chair, Michael Steele. Dumps Trump
The former head of the Republican Party won’t be voting for Donald Trump in November, BuzzFeed reports.Michael Steele, who chaired the party from... Read more...
Sen. Elizabeth Warren blasts a new target
Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., sent a letter Friday to President Obama, urging him to replace Mary Jo White as chair of the Securities and Exchange... Read more...
Congress rejects Obama veto of 9/11 bill; first override of his presidency
The House and Senate voted Wednesday to reject President Obama's veto of legislation allowing lawsuits against foreign sponsors of terrorism — the... Read more...
U.S. House panel slams former NSA contractor Snowden
A U.S congressional intelligence committee on Thursday issued a scathing report accusing former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden of... Read more...
Senator: Investigate Trump Model Agency
Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) is calling on federal authorities to investigate Trump Model Management for alleged labor and immigration violations,... Read more...
The GOP Shut Down a Program That Might Have Prevented Dallas and Baton Rouge
As the right-wing outrage machine would have it, the shootings of police in Dallas and Baton Rouge by U.S. military veterans were the fault of... Read more...
At least 11 dead after tour bus, truck crash in Calif.
At least 11 people were killed Sunday when a tour bus and a truck collided on Interstate 10 near this resort city 100 miles east of Los... Read more...
Judge blocks Mississippi law defunding Planned Parenthood
A federal judge handed a victory to Planned Parenthood on Thursday in blocking a Mississippi law that banned the state's Medicaid program from... Read more...
Bridgegate Trial: Kelly Says Christie Knew About GWB ‘Traffic Study’
In the ongoing Bridgegate trial, former Governor Chris Christie Deputy Chief of Staff Brigid Kelly told the court today that she informed the... Read more...
Washington sheriff fires back at NFL over Josh Brown case
King County Sheriff John Urquhart fired back at the NFL, which called his agency out for not disclosing the extent of New York Giants kicker Josh... Read more...
3 St. Louis basketball players face charges in rape case
Three basketball players at Lindenwood University in suburban St. Louis are facing charges in connection with an alleged rape.Authorities say... Read more...
Human Rights Abuses Escalate at DAPL Prayer Services in North Dakota
The photo Winona LaDuke references is stunning because of the brutality it conveys. A 19- year-old Arapaho girl is lying in the mud under a prayer... Read more...
Appellate Court Reinstates Abu Ghraib Torture Lawsuit Against Private Military Contractor
Today, a panel of the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals reinstated a lawsuit against private military contractor CACI Premier Technology, Inc. (CACI)... Read more...
South Africa to quit International Criminal Court
South Africa is pulling out of the International Criminal Court (ICC) because its obligations are inconsistent with laws giving sitting leaders... Read more...
United Kingdom to pardon thousands of men convicted under anti-gay laws
Thousands of gay and bisexual men convicted decades ago under a law that criminalized same-sex relationships will be pardoned, the British government... Read more...
Head Of Police Chiefs Group Apologizes For 'Historical Mistreatment' Of Minorities
The head of the largest association of police chiefs in the U.S. has issued a formal apology on the group's behalf for "historical mistreatment of... Read more...
Bob Alexander: Say Goodnight Gracie Part III
It appears that unless the Universe has a couple of extra tricks up its sleeve, we're witnessing the last days of presidential hopeful, Fucko the... Read more...
Bob Alexander: Say Goodnight Gracie Part II
Last month looking South I saw another bad day brewing. Not surprising. It was preceded by a bad week, month, year, decade … fifteen years to be... Read more...
Alex Baer: The Excellence of Less
It was a complete surprise when I got word from the Trump campaign that I had been chosen to interview its candidate."We hate all the press," I was... Read more...
Alex Baer: Let's Pretend Words Still Have Meaning
When there are no major upheavals on the scene, and things are percolating along on a restful plateau, I doubt we're all paying a high degree of... Read more...
Alex Baer: Stay Calm, We Have a White Flag
Add another quote, maybe, to the lexicon of our self-confusion:  "We have met the enemy, and we went through the looking-glass anyway."This explains... Read more...
Americans overwhelmingly support abortion rights
Political candidates, consultants and the media generally misunderstand the politics of abortion rights. They tend to believe either that most voters... Read more...
St. Jude warns of heart-device battery issue linked to two deaths
St. Jude Medical Inc warned on Tuesday that some of its implanted heart devices were at risk of premature battery depletion, a condition it said had... Read more...
France to open first safe-injection room for drug addicts
France will open its first safe-injection room for drug addicts despite years of efforts by conservatives to block the plan.The room, located in... Read more...
EpiPen maker Mylan to pay $465M to settle claims it overbilled Medicaid
Embattled pharmaceutical company Mylan agreed Friday to pay nearly a half-billion dollars to settle claims that it has overbilled Medicaid for its... Read more...
Poland Abortion Law U-Turn: Lawmakers Back Down After Mass Protests
Polish lawmakers on Thursday rejected plans for a near-total ban on abortion, in a hastily arranged vote that marks the first major domestic ... Read more...
6.6-magnitude quake hits Japan; little damage reported
A suspected 6.2-magnitude earthquake shook western Japan's Tottori prefecture Friday afternoon, causing some injuries and property damage, the Japan... Read more...
Atchison, Kan., residents urged to shelter in place after chemical spill
A spill at the MGP Ingredients Inc. chemical plant in the Kansas city of Atchison has led officials to recommend residents shelter in place on... Read more...
Super Typhoon Haima hits Philippines as equivalent of Category 4 hurrricane
Super Typhoon Haima hit the northeast Philippines on Wednesday, bringing gusts of nearly 200 mph -- days after Typhoon Sarika killed three people in... Read more...
To The Surprise Of No One, NASA Predicts 2016 Will Be The Hottest Year On Record
  Following the news of yet another “warmest month ever,” NASA has basically called it: This year will be the hottest since record-keeping began... Read more...
Exxon Chooses War in New York’s Probe of Climate Change Research
ExxonMobil Corp. has finally made its move to block a New York state investigation into whether the oil giant covered up its knowledge about climate... Read more...
A Plane Just Flew Around The World Without A Single Drop Of Fuel
More than a year after it first took to the skies, a solar-powered plane has completed an epic around-the-world journey without burning a single drop... Read more...
Knife Attack In Japan Leaves At Least 19 Dead, Local Media Report
Nineteen people were feared dead and 45 injured after an attack by a knife-wielding man at a facility for the disabled in Japan early on Tuesday,... Read more...
Nuclear reactor at Indian Point plant in N.Y. shut down again after leak found
One of two reactor units at a nuclear power plant near New York City has been taken offline for the second time in four months after leakage was... Read more...
Portugal runs for four days straight on renewable energy alone
Portugal kept its lights on with renewable energy alone for four consecutive days last week in a clean energy milestone revealed by data analysis of... Read more...
Big Banks Aided Firm At Center Of International Bribery Scandal
No business can operate without bankers — not even the bribery business.British financial giant HSBC and American bailout kingpin Citibank... Read more...
Somali pirates release 26 hostages held for 5 years
Twenty-six hostages taken nearly five years ago by Somali pirates have been freed, officials said.The release came about after negotiations with the... Read more...
174 inmates break out of Haitian prison, kill guard
More than 170 prisoners have escaped from a prison in Haiti after launching an attack on guards with stolen weapons. One guard was killed in the... Read more...
Turkey fires at ISIL positions near Mosul
Turkey has confirmed its troops have fired at positions held by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant in a town near Mosul after receiving a... Read more...
Afghanistan: 43 percent rise in estimated opium harvest
Estimated opium production in Afghanistan has risen by 43 percent to 4,800 metric tonnes in 2016 compared with 2015 levels, according to the latest ... Read more...
Wonder Woman named UN ambassador in controversial move
Apparently, it takes a superhero to advocate for the rights of women. At least that's the message some people received when earlier Friday the ... Read more...
New York Times refuses Trump lawyers' demand to retract story about two of his accusers
The New York Times Thursday refused a request from lawyers for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump to retract a story in which two women... Read more...
Comcast fined $2.3 million by FCC for “negative option billing” practices
The FCC announced a $2.3 million fine against Comcast on Tuesday after confirming that the company had been billing customers for products and... Read more...
Photojournalist Jeroen Oerlemans Killed by ISIS Sniper
Jeroen Oerlemans, a Dutch photojournalist, was killed Sunday when he took fire from an ISIS sniper in Libya, a government spokesman said. Oerlemans,... Read more...
Lawyer says 3 Egyptian Journalists arrested were tortured
The lawyer for three Egyptian journalists who were arrested while conducting street interviews says they were beaten and tazered by security officers... Read more...
USA TODAY's Editorial Board: Trump is 'unfit for the presidency'
In the 34-year history of USA TODAY, the Editorial Board has never taken sides in the presidential race. Instead, we’ve expressed opinions about... Read more...
Dozens of Afghans Missing From U.S. Military Training
Forty-four Afghan troops visiting the United States for military training have gone missing in less than two years, presumably in an effort to live... Read more...
Joint Staff general's girlfriend problem grounds career
An Army National Guard general on the Joint Chiefs of Staff has been fired from his job following an extramarital affair, and interviews and records... Read more...
2nd wildfire breaks out on California military base
Another wildfire, possibly sparked by a downed powerline, broke out Wednesday and forced the evacuation of buildings on a large central California... Read more...
Chelsea Manning readies for disciplinary hearing over suicide attempt
Chelsea Manning goes before a three-member disciplinary board of the US army on Thursday charged with interfering with the “good order” of the... Read more...
U.S. tests for mustard agent after rocket attack near Iraq base
The U.S. military is testing to see if a chemical agent may have been used in a rocket attack in Iraq by Islamic State that came within hundreds of... Read more...
European spacecraft goes silent minute before difficult Mars landing
The “Mars Curse” may have claimed another victim.Europe’s Schiaparelli lander, scheduled to settle into the Martian dust at 10:48 am ET... Read more...
Scientists discover physical source of depression
An international research team says they have identified the physical source of depression in the brain in a new study.Investigators traced... Read more...
The ExoMars Spacecraft Approaches the Red Planet
The European-Russian ExoMars spacecraft will release a lander onSunday. Both spacecraft and lander will arrive at Mars on Wednesday. The ExoMars... Read more...
The Universe has two trillion more galaxies than astronomers thought
There are a dizzying two trillion galaxies in the Universe, up to 20 times more than previously thought, astronomers reported on Thursday.The... Read more...
Three scientists share Nobel Prize in physics
Three scientists, David Thouless, and the team of F. Duncan M. Haldane and J. Michael Kosterlitz, won the 2016 Nobel Prize in physics, the... Read more...
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61 The Worst Mistake in U.S. History -- America Will Never Recover from Bush's Great Foreign Policy Disaster Reggie
62 Too much money spent in Iraq for too few results Reggie
63 NATO says its troops shot dead two Afghan boys Reggie
64 Most charges dismissed against ex-Blackwater execs Reggie
65 The lonely soldier and the moral scars of war Reggie
66 John Brennan and the truth about drones Reggie
67 Afghan Children Deaths: Hundreds Killed By U.S. In Last Five Years, UN 'Alarmed' By Civilian Casualties Reggie
68 Support grows for U.S. "drone court" to review lethal strikes Reggie
69 Afghan corruption, opium, and the strange case of Kam Air Reggie
70 Justice Department memo reveals legal case for drone strikes on Americans Reggie
71 The Fake Catch-22 of Drone-War Apologists Reggie
72 US Ramps Up Pakistan Drone Strikes Reggie
73 When U.S. drones kill civilians, Yemen’s government tries to conceal it Reggie
74 Afghanistan Teenagers Detained By U.S. Military Reggie
75 U.S. reducing plans for large civilian force in post-2014 Afghanistan Reggie
76 Taliban fighters, suicide bombers attack U.S.-Afghan base Reggie
77 U.S. Election Speeded Move to Codify Policy on Drones Reggie
78 Dronestagram – the website exposing the US's secret drone war Reggie
79 Soldiers win $85m compensation from Iraq war contractor Reggie
80 Plan for hunting terrorists signals U.S. intends to keep adding names to kill lists Reggie

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