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  1. 115 Children Killed: Saudi Arabia's War on Yemen by the NumbersRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Juan Cole

    Since the beginning of the Saudi air campaign against the Houthi movement in Yemen on March 26 until May 22, these are the UN statistics on its human cost:

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  2. Iran: US, Israel dare not attack us; anyway if they could have, they would haveRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Juan Cole

    "With a nuclear deal around the corner, Russia's decision to proceed with the sale of the sophisticated S-300 missile defense system to Iran sparked a flurry of speculation.

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  3. BP Defends Tar Balls still washing up in GulfRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Juan Cole

    Confronted with BP tar balls still washing up on Gulf shores, a spokesman denies the toxic chemicals are harmful, sidestepping the damage to pristine beaches. Scientists do not agree with him about the balls' lack of toxicity and point out they can break down in harmful ways.

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  4. Saudi Arabia, Iran, Azerbaijan among Top 10 Worst Censors: Media WatchdogRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Juan Cole

    While technology has given millions greater freedom to express themselves, in the world's 10 most censored countries, this basic right exists only on paper, if at all.According to a report by the"> The collapse of autocratic regimes in Tunisia and Egypt broke the state's stranglehold on the local press, but journalists and bloggers must still be careful what they say. Credit: Cam McGrath/IPS - While technology has given millions greater freedom to express themselves, in the world's 10 most censored countries, this basic right exists only on paper, if at all.

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  5. IAN: Saturday, April 25, 2015 Moon Phases, Part 2Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    This is the second entry into our four part series about the phases of our Moon. As before, I'll be focusing on the astrological meaning of the Moon phases.

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  6. Focus: Trans-Pacific Partnership - Apr 25, 2015Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | War Is A Crime

    The log-in box below is only for bloggers. Nobody else will be able to log in because we have not figured out how to stop voluminous spam ruining the site.

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  7. Comcast Merger With Time Warner Is ScrappedRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Truthdig

    Last year, Comcast announced its plan to buy Time Warner Cable for $45 billion dollars and merge the two cable providers into one. On Friday, however, the companies said the deal was off.

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  8. Iranian Convoy Turns Away Off YemenRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Drudge Retort

    Pentagon officials on Friday credited the deployment of an American aircraft carrier group in waters off the coast of Yemen for a decision by Iran to turn back a naval convoy suspected of carrying weapons bound for Shiite rebels.

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  9. The tragedies in the Middle East and Ukraine:" Who can de-claw the cat?Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    Deena Stryker commented on my recent article sub-titled 'Canaries in a coal mine.' She wrote, "I agree with the premise of this article, but wonder what the next step will be when journalists have named the culprit as being our plutocracy."

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  10. Read All About It: Cops Break Up Fight, Subdue Aggressor, Nobody Dies ...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    New Yorkers used to being terrorized by the NYPD are all agog because four young Swedish cops on vacation managed to stop a subway beatdown without shedding any blood, breaking any necks, shooting any retreating backs or otherwise launching any entirely unwarranted executions. The four Swedes - Samuel Kvarzell, Markus Asberg, Eric Jansberger and Erik Naslund - were riding an uptown train on their way to see L when a brawl broke out between two reportedly homeless men, with one beating on the other.

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  11. Oath Keepers Seem To Want A Shootout Over Oregon Mining DisputeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars

    What began as a paper dispute over the language in a claim for an old gold mine in the hills of southwestern Oregon has lurched into what the antigovernment "Patriots" arriving on scene seemingly hope will be an armed confrontation with federal authorities. Most of those arriving at the scene of the dispute over the Sugar Pine Mine near tiny Merlin, Ore., and nearby towns such as Grants Pass and Medford, believe they are engaging in a stand against a tyrannical federal government and the Bureau of Land Management - the second chapter in a fight that began a year ago with the Bundy Ranch standoff.

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  12. IMPORTANT: 1st Presidential PollRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars

    Here it is! My first presidential poll for America. And obviously it's the best.

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  13. Horse Rider Beaten by California Cops Paid $650,000Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | Drudge Retort

    After avoiding arrest, fleeing on a horse, and being beaten by deputies, 30-year-old Francis Pusok will receive a $650,000 settlement to avoid a lawsuit. In early April, 10 California deputies were placed on paid leave after a video recorded by a TV news crew showed the police using excessive force on Mr. Pusok, who did not appear to resist arrest.

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  14. What's that spot on Ceres?Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Images of Ceres from as far away as the Hubble telescope show a white splotch that everyone assumed would be a crater. Dawn spacecraft images reveal it to be two small, very bright spots inside a crater on an otherwise rather dark dwarf planet.

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  15. A Day In My LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    For months now, I have been more involved with the personal side of my life even though I read the headlines and stories daily, and find that I squirm whenever I become aware of another unnecessary death, and almost always cringe whenever I am reminded about the looming 2016 presidential election and the lack of candidates that are human instead being a politician that poses, smiles and kisses babies and ultimately make promises that will never be fulfilled once elected. I guess that I'm just plain overwhelmed by the world that I experience, albeit tangentially.

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  16. Friday Recipe Exchange: Revisiting Fun with RicottaRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Balloon Juice

    Things are not slowing down here . I put a bid in on a cute little Victorian house, only to face 15 other bids this past week.

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  17. 4/24/2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Digby

    I'll bet you need this too... by digby It's been a long week, and I am in serious need of a cocktail or two. And this:

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  18. Jake Tapper Joins Legion Of White Dudes On Sunday ShowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Crooks and Liars

    CNN announced Tapper's promotion on Friday morning. He will take over the program in June; he'll remain the channel's chief Washington correspondent and the anchor of the weekday afternoon newscast "The Lead."

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  19. Mitt Romney On Clinton: 'It Looks Like Bribery'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Crooks and Liars

    If anyone would recognize criminal behavior, it would be this weasel. A terrible politician, a guy who's the target of a racketeering suit, and he's accusing Hillary Clinton of bribery? Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney says that shocking allegations against Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton have "every appearance that was bribed."

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  20. Dog The Bounty Hunter Almost Makes Fox News Hosts CryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Crooks and Liars

    Fox News' #Outnumbered four female hosts were shocked to the core when their #OneLuckyGuy guest Dog the Bounty Hunter chose Hillary Clinton for president, "Dog," said he is a Republican, but when asked about rising Marco Rubio and the Republican field he said he only trusted the dynamic duo of the Clintons. Asked what he thought of Sen. Marco Rubio , Dog, clad in all black, left the rest on the sofa shocked.

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