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Here's a Tool That Lets You Get Hands-On with Government Foul-Ups

Looking for a handy tool that tracks the major government screw-ups of the past decade or so? The Brookings Institution has the interactive chart for you .

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Related Topix: George Bush, US Politics

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Raw Story

Russia blacklists U.S. soldiers for Guantanamo 'torture'

Russia on Saturday banned entry to 12 US soldiers and officials including the military commander at Guantanamo, accusing them of torture, in an apparent tit-for-tat response to new sanctions by Washington.

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Related Topix: US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison

PanArmenian Network

Overnight attacks kill at least 16 in Iraq

PanARMENIAN.Net - Attacks overnight in two Iraqi cities killed at least 16 people, officials said Monday as authorities struggle to stop the Sunni militants' offensive that has left huge areas in northern and western Iraq outside of government control, the Associated Press reports.

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The York Daily Record

Overnight attacks in Iraq kill at least 16 people

Officials say overnight attacks in two Iraqi cities have killed at least 16 people as authorities struggle to stop the Sunni militants' blitz offensive.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Entertainment, Drama, Television, West Frankfort, IL, Frankfort, IL

The Wichita Eagle

Overnight attacks in Iraq kill at least 16 people

A police officer said on Monday that mortar rounds rained down on Shiite neighborhoods in the town Mahmoudiya late Sunday night, killing 11 civilians and wounding 31. The mixed Shiite-Sunni town is about 30 kilometers south of Baghdad.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Wichita, KS

Sun Jul 20, 2014

WWWV-FM Charlottesville

Russians Prohibit Jim Moran From Entering Their Country

Russia has banned a member of Virginia's congressional delegation and 12 other Americans connected with the Guantanamo Bay detention camp and the Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq.

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Related Topix: US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison

The Baltimore Sun

Mortar fire south of Baghdad kills nine, police, hospital sources say

Nine people were killed in a mainly Shi'ite town south of Baghdad late on Sunday by mortar fire that hit near a Shi'ite religious site, police and hospital sources said.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News

Sat Jul 19, 2014

TheDailyBeast.com

The Kremlin's Strange Counterstrike

Moscow has retaliated against Obama in an awfully odd way - by sanctioning the abusive soldiers of Abu Ghraib and the officials in charge of the prison at Guantanamo Bay.

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Related Topix: Travel, Russia Travel, Europe Travel, Moscow, Russia Travel, Prison, US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Guantanamo Bay, US News, Camp Delta

KFVS12

Families remember passengers lost in plane tragedy

Ukraine is accusing Russia of assisting separatist rebels in destroying evidence at the crash site of a Malaysia Airlines plane shot down with 298 people onboard.

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The Bennington Banner

Russia bans Congressman, 12 other Americans

Russia has placed a U.S. lawmaker and 12 other people connected with the Guantanamo Bay detention camp and the Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq on its list of those banned from entering the country.

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Related Topix: Prison, US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, US News

Russia Taday

Russia bars entry to 12 Guantanamo and Abu Ghraib-linked Americans

Russia has responded to US sanctions against its officials and businessmen by banning 12 more Americans from entering the country.

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Related Topix: US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, US Army, US Military

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Daily Kos

How Cheney Could Have Become President

Adapted from an excerpt from Presidents' Body Counts: The Twelve Worst and Four Best American Presidents Based on How Many Lived or Died Because of Their Actions , available at https://www.smashwords.com/... .

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Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Financial Crisis, Katrina, Abu Ghraib: The Worst Government Failures

Government-orchestrated failures have increased throughout the administrations of George W. Bush and Barack Obama , according to Paul C. Light - a senior fellow in governance studies at Brookings Institution .

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Related Topix: George Bush, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, History in the News

Thu Jul 17, 2014

OUPblog

What are most important issues in international criminal justice today?

While human history is not without crime and slaughter, it is only in the twentieth century, especially following the Nuremberg and Tokyo trials, that people sought justice in the name of all humanity.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Could Government Reform Really Be This Easy?

The financial collapse of 2008; the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001; Hurricane Katrina; the Abu Ghraib Prison abuse in Iraq; the failure to find any weapons of mass destruction following the 2003 invasion of Iraq; the Blackwater killings; the bungled launch of the Affordable Care Act's health insurance portal, HealthCare.gov; the Internal ... (more)

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Bellingham Herald

Weeks of combat in Iraq show Shiite militias have few offensive capabilities

The inadequacy of the militias to turn the tide was demonstrated again on Wednesday six miles south of Tikrit, the central Iraqi city that Islamic State fighters seized June 11 and that Iraqi forces and Shiite fighters have been trying to reclaim for more than two weeks.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

American Reporter

ConstanceNEVER to Be Forgotten

DUMMERSTON, Vt. -- "Open the gates that the righteous nation may enter, the nation that keeps the faith.

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The Beak Speaks

Strange comment by simpleton

A Muslim coworker is outraged by Israel's occupation of Arab land. I pointed out Arabs have been and continue to occupy Kurdish, Berber and Coptic lands.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Weird

Sat Jul 12, 2014

American Reporter

On Native GroundFINDING a Way Out of Iraq, and not a Moment Too Soon

Not since the horrors of Abu Ghraib have I been so disturbed by a story that combines women, sadism and murder.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Daily Kos

There you go again, Dick.

When Dick Cheney penned an op-ed this week from his spider-hole in a secret, undisclosed location and called it "The Truth About Iraq," you sort of knew what you were in for if you read it.

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Related Topix: Dick Cheney, Terrorism, US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, US News, Liberal Political News

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