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  1. President Obama Tightens the Screws on Russia With New SanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Truthdig

    It has been 12 days since the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over east Ukraine, and on Tuesday, previous rumblings that the airborne incident would lead to further strain between the U.S. and Russia came to fruition.

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  2. McDonalds Loses Ability To Shield Itself From Worker LawsuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    In a ruling that raises the stakes for numerous fast food worker efforts, the National Labor Relations Board's top lawyer said on Tuesday that McDonald's Corp. is responsible for the actions of the owner-operator franchisees who run the vast majority of its stores.

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  3. Palestine, War and the Lethal Role of JournalistsRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    John Pilger first made the film ' Palestine Is Still The Issue ' in 1977. It told how almost a million Palestinians had been forced off their land in 1948, and again in 1967.

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  4. Goober Gohmert Ready To Embrace Sandy Hook TrutherismRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars

    Rep. Louie Gohmert gladly accepted an invitation to watch a Sandy Hook truther's video explaining why it was all just a 'false flag.'

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  5. The Worst IntersectionRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Atrios

    Much of central/south Philly (and much of the rest) is a simple North-South/East-West street grid, but there are some exceptions, and this intersection is where it all goes to hell spectacularly. Hopefully the improvements improve...

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  6. What Matters Is What I ThinkRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Atrios

    There are several reasons I tend to not comment on Israel-related program activities, but a big one is that the opinionating reaches meta at light speed, that so much commentary is more of a pose than an attempt to actually influence events.

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  7. 7/29/2014Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | Digby

    "I'm not a spy, I'm a journalist" by digby My piece for Salon today discusses this new survey from Human Rights Watch and the ACLU about government encroachments on freedom of the press and the the lawyer-client relationship.

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  8. Intelligence Veterans Challenge Obama & Kerry on UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | War Is A Crime

    Editor Note: With the July 17 shoot-down of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over Ukraine turning a local civil war into a U.S. confrontation with Russia, former U.S. intelligence veterans urge President Obama to release what evidence he has about the tragedy and silence the hyperbole.

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  9. Rays of Hope in Gaza: 13 Israeli and Palestinian Groups Building PeaceRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Yes! Magazine

    Sami Al Jundi, a Palestinian former militant-turned-peacemaker whose story I chronicle in The Hour of Sunlight , once boiled down for me his vision of a peaceful future in the Middle East: Israeli children will only know safety and security when Palestinian children's rights and needs are secured; and Palestinian children will only know safety and ... (more)

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  10. Former NSA Chief: Why I'm Worth $1 Million a Month to Wall StreetRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    Former NSA Director Keith Alexander at his own retirement ceremony in March. Former NSA Director Keith Alexander says his services warrant a fee of up to a million dollars, due to a cyber-surveillance technique he and partners at his new security firm IronNet Cybersecurity have developed, Foreign Policy Alexander claims that the new technology he ... (more)

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  11. In Search for more $$, Mayday PAC goes off its PlanRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Irregular Times

    It is a time of fear in the face of freedom, a time of an emptying country and swelling cities, a time for the widening of previous roads and the opening of new paths, yet a time when these paths are mined by knowing algorithms of the all-seeing eye.

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  12. Leahy Aims To Patch Loopholes With A Revamp Of NSA's Data CollectionRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | National Public Radio

    Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy is introducing a bill to overhaul the way the National Security Agency collects telephone data under the Patriot Act.

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  13. Former Va. Gov. McDonnell's Trial Opens With Claims Of 'Poisoned' MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | National Public Radio

    The public corruption trial is now underway for former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.

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  14. The Great Blue Hope: Michelle Nunn Tries The Improbable In Ga.Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | National Public Radio

    Georgia hasn't elected a Democrat to statewide office for over a decade, but Senate candidate Michelle Nunn is the most viable hope the party's had in a long time.

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  15. Forget Tea Pot Dome: Harding's Love Letters Make For A New Steamy ScandalRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | National Public Radio

    The Library of Congress has released the rather racy love letters that former President Warren G. Harding sent to his mistress, Carrie Fulton Phillips.

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  16. Texas has Some of the Highest and the Lowest Costs of Living in the CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Burnt Orange Report

    The Atlantic Citylab looked at data from the Bureau of Economic Analysis on the price levels of various expenses like food, transportation, housing, and education.

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  17. Terrorism in the Israeli Attack on GazaRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    Palestinian relatives mourn for victims of the Duheir family, near the rubble of their home, after it was destroyed by an Israeli air strike in Rafah on July 29, 2014, in the southern of Gaza strip. 2 comments

  18. Criminal Complaint Filed Against Sen. Ken PaxtonRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Burnt Orange Report

    At the beginning of the month, it was becoming clear Republican State Senator and nominee for Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton could become toxic to the entire Texas Republican slate.

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  19. Carvajal Case Reveals Splits within Obama Administration on Latin America Policy, Once AgainRead the original story

    Yesterday | CEPR

    If all the crises in Gaza, Ukraine, Iraq, Syria, and Afghanistan weren't enough, the Obama administration last week embarked on a path to break diplomatic relations with Venezuela.

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  20. David Grossman on An Israel Without IllusionsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Tikkun Magazine

    Israelis and Palestinians are imprisoned in what seems increasingly like a hermetically sealed bubble.

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