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2 hrs ago | India.com

South Asian bodies troubled by spying of Muslim Americans

Washington, Jul 10: A group of South Asian Organizations says it's deeply troubled by reports that US government agencies have engaged in surveillance of Muslim American civic and civil rights leaders, including Indian and Pakistani Americans.

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6 hrs ago | Journalgazette.net

'Sinful' and unlawful cannot be synonymous

A strange thing happened after the Supreme Court ruled on the Hobby Lobby birth control case: Gay-rights organizations turned against legislation they once championed that would have outlawed workplace discrimination against gay people.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Law, Employment / Labor Law, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, George Bush

6 hrs ago | Juan Cole

American Torturers: We're all Jack Bauer Now in The 25th Hour

Once upon a time, if a character on TV or in a movie tortured someone, it was a sure sign that he was a bad guy.

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Related Topix: George Bush, Dick Cheney, US News, Liberal Political News

7 hrs ago | American Reporter

Market MoverDEWEY WINS! AGAIN

During the final debate last week, Barack Obama called John McCain on the negative ads, saying that 100 percent of his radio and television ads were negative.

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Related Topix: US Politics, John McCain, US News, Barack Obama, Susan Collins, US Senate, Republican

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Politics: Rallying around the flag?

Will Operation Protective Edge provide an edge in the race on the Right as olitical and military battles often impact each other?; so far no newspapers have sponsored polls.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, George Bush, Ehud Olmert, Shimon Peres, Likud (Israel)

Breitbart.com

Redford Will Use 'Truth' to Resurrect Dan Rather's Reputation

Per the Hollywood Reporter , Oscar-winner Robert Redford has agreed to portray disgraced newsman Dan Rather in an adaptation of the 2005 memoir "Truth and Duty: The Press, the President, and the Privilege of Power."

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Related Topix: All the President's Men, Drama Movies, Thriller, History Movies, Celebrities, Robert Redford, George Bush

PolitiFact

Jeff Flake: When undocumented children are picked up at the border...

Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., discussed the surge of unaccompanied children coming to the United States' border with Mexico.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Jeff Flake, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Senator Jeff Flake, George Bush, Illegal Immigration

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Asleep at the Wheel brings fiddler Katie Holmes to Cactus

Over the years, the Western Swing machine Asleep at the Wheel has done a good job promoting Texas music throughout the United States.

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Related Topix: Asleep at the Wheel, Country, Texas, Lubbock, TX, Music, Entertainment

CNN

I was targeted because of my faith

Complete shock, surprise and disappointment -- that was my reaction to revelations from documents released by Edward Snowden that the National Security Agency monitored my e-mails from 2006 to 2008 after I left the Bush White House.

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Related Topix: Rutgers University, US Military, US Navy, George Bush, Opinion

CNN

What Obama could learn on the border

Each time Americans spend billions to fortify the border by building fences or hiring Border Patrol agents, human traffickers raise their prices.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Henry Cuellar, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Immigration Reform, Family, Kids, George Bush, Opinion

KATC-TV Lafayette

Today in History for July 10, 2014

Today is Thursday, July 10, the 191st day of 2014. There are 174 days left in the year.

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Related Topix: Pasadena, CA, US Military, US Air Force, New Zealand, World News, Los Angeles, CA

KSL-TV

Should the government step in to prevent hot car deaths?

While the case of the Georgia father accused of intentionally leaving his toddler son to die in a hot car continues to grip the nation, it has also sparked a debate about whether more could be done to prevent the accidental deaths of children from heatstroke inside a car.

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Related Topix: George Bush

The Island Packet

Carl Leubsdorf: GOP's border stance spells trouble for 2016

Republicans are once again criticizing the Obama administration's handling of immigration.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Mitt Romney, George Bush, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives

WBNS

Today In History, July 10

Today is Thursday, July 10, the 191st day of 2014. There are 174 days left in the year.

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Related Topix: Pasadena, CA, US Military, US Air Force, New Zealand, World News, Los Angeles, CA

Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Gaston Gazette

Today in History: Wyoming became the 44th state

On July 10, 1999, the United States women's soccer team won the World Cup, beating China 5-4 on penalty kicks after 120 minutes of scoreless play at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California.

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Related Topix: Pasadena, CA, Los Angeles, CA, New Zealand, World News, George Bush

American Reporter

The WilliesCHANGE, and Tears, at Last

It looks like the undecideds are going to carry Vermont's gubernatorial election, and until Saturday, I was one of them.

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Related Topix: US News, US Governors, Jim Douglas, George Bush

American Reporter

MomentumCALM DOWN, AMERICA

It's good news for the Constitution and the rule of law that President Obama ordered the release of the Bush Administration memos that justified the use of torture and that he has not ruled out prosecuting officials who devised the policies that allowed torture to happen.

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Related Topix: George Bush, Dick Cheney, Terrorism

The Raw Story

Hillary Clinton says political dynasties are no problem in the U.S.

Former US secretary of state Hillary Clinton has defended the prominent role of political dynasties in American politics, saying the United States is "not a monarchy."

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Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Florida, Florida Government, George Bush, Barack Obama

MyHighPlains.com

Former TTU Vice Chancellor Announces Run for District 28 Senate

Today, former Texas Tech Vice Chancellor, Senior Advisor to President George W. Bush, and lifelong West Texas conservative Jodey Arrington formally announced his candidacy in the Special Election to replace State Senator Robert Duncan .

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Related Topix: Texas, George Bush, West, TX, Texas Tech, Lubbock, TX

TheCelebrityCafe

Robert Redford to play Dan Rather in 'Truth' with Cate Blanchett

Over three decades ago, Robert Redford gave one of his best performances as a journalist and now he's returning to the profession to play another one.

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Related Topix: Blue Jasmine, 60 Minutes, Entertainment, Television, George Bush

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