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Lawmakers Prepare Resolution Against Obama Over Bergdahl Release

A deal is near from both sides of the political aisle on a resolution directed at President Barack Obama's deal to release Taliban prisoners housed at Guantanamo in exchange for Sgt.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

American Reporter

Reporting: PanamaSUPERMARKET Honcho Favored Over Labor in Panama's Elections

DUMMERSTON, Vt. -- The way I heard the story, a chicken is eating lunch when an acorn falls on her head.

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Reuters

Former U.S. POW Bergdahl soon to be questioned by Army general

Freed U.S. prisoner-of-war Bowe Bergdahl is expected to submit to questioning next week by the U.S. Army general probing the circumstances that led to the his 2009 capture by the Taliban, Bergdahl's attorney said on Tuesday.

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WTAQ-AM Green Bay

Former U.S. POW Bergdahl soon to be questioned by ...

Freed U.S. prisoner-of-war Bowe Bergdahl is expected to submit to questioning next week by the U.S. Army general probing the circumstances that led to the his 2009 capture by the Taliban, Bergdahl's attorney said on Tuesday.

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Gawker

Like an Evil Witch, CIA Tortured Prisoners in Polish Forest

Europe's Court of Human Rights has decreed that Poland must pay a ransom of 230,000 euros for allowing the CIA to practice the dark art of tradecraft in the forests near Stare Kiejkuty.

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The Hill

Why has Obama rejected a more humane response to the hunger strike at Gitmo?

On July 15, the Miami Herald reported that a Navy medical officer recently refused to continue to participate in the force-feeding of Guantanamo Bay prisoners who are on hunger strike.

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Lincoln Daily News

Presidential impeachment

The ensuing cover-up and loss of several minutes of White House taped conversation sent the Congress and the American people over the edge.

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Free Republic

Obama: A Country Without Rule of Law 'Will Not Succeed'

During a town hall meeting at a summit with the Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders, President Obama explained to a young African student that to succeed, a burgeoning country required a system of laws.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Examiner.com

Obama's Taliban Five trade violated the law, say lawmakers

While the Obama administration was telling people the U.S. doesn't negotiate with terrorists, they were negotiating with terrorists in Qatar.

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Stars and Stripes

White House: No plans to use Gitmo tent city for Texas migrant kids

The Obama administration has no plans to use its pop-up tent city for Caribbean migrants at Guantanamo to help ameliorate the Texas border crisis of unaccompanied children crossing the border from Central America.

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McClatchy

Guantanamo filmed guards searching Qurans for contraband

The prison's chief of staff, Navy Capt. John A. Schoomer, confirmed that a single video record exists at the remote detention center in southeast Cuba, according to a July 15 response to a Freedom of Information Act request filed by the Miami Herald last year while more than 100 prisoners were on the hunger strike, 36 of them being force-fed.

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Lucianne.com

We re defending the Constitution

President Obama has overstepped his constitutional authority - and it is the responsibility of the House of Representatives to defend the Constitution.

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Post-gazette.com

Ruth Ann Dailey: It's no summer of love for the flustered Left

From the Supreme Court to survey results, from primaries to prisoner swaps, the summer months have delivered nary an encouraging note for the nation's statists and progressives.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Aiken Standard

Letter: Fixing issues with immigration

Let's resolve the immigration problem once and for all. First, seal the border. If necessary, use a double row of electrified barbed wire fencing and reinforce that with the military or the national guard.

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Jurist

European Court exposes illegal detention facilities linked to...

Amnesty International [official website] on Thursday reported [AI report] that the secret prison was established by the Polish Government in an effort to contribute to the US Central Intelligence Agency's [official website] extraordinary rendition program [JURIST news archive].

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The Daily Republic

Thought for the day: Political accountability

My wife and I had lunch at Texas Roadhouse. Since living in Fairfield since 1968 and being a member of the Fairfield Fire Department, I find it important to support our local businesses.

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The Nation

One of five 9/11 accused to be tried separately: judge

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/international/27-Jul-2014/one-of-five-9-11-accused-to-be-tried-separately-judge For news details Read on : One of five 9/11 accused to be tried separately: judge WASHINGTON : A US military judge at Guantanamo Bay has ruled that one of the five alleged September 11 plotters, Yemeni Ramzi Binalshibh, ... (more)

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

NewsTarget.com

Federal judge says U.S. government can steal unlimited money from...

The Department of Defense is not obligated to return money it seized from a Guantanamo Bay detainee that was eventually released to Algeria, according to a federal judge.

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Free Republic

Has B. Hussein Obama Transformed Himself into the ideal...

After 6 years, all of B. Hussein's vain attempts to "Fundamentally transform the United States of America' into HIS version of a European Socialist State, has resulting in Debt, Dereliction of Duty, High Crimes and Felonies, Depravity and Scandal.

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VentureBeat

Snowden: "If I end up in chains at Guantanamo, I can live with that"

Check out this article! http://venturebeat.com/2014/07/26/snowden-if-i-end-up-in-chains-at-guantanamo-i-can-live-with-that/ On July 10, Edward Snowden - possibly the biggest whistle-blower in history - gave an interview to The Guardian editor Alan Rusbridger and reporter Ewen MacAskill in Moscow.

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