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20 min ago | Dear Kitty

US Department of Justice whitewashes CIA spying on Senate

The US Department of Justice announced Thursday that it would not investigate charges that the CIA had spied on members of the staff of the Senate Intelligence Committee , whitewashing the brazenly illegal actions of the US intelligence apparatus .

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4 hrs ago | War Is A Crime

Drone Memo - What's Not Legit Re: US Targeted Killing

By Debra Sweet Since 2009, when Obama began the targeted killing rampage in Pakistan & Yemen, killing uncounted thousands, World Can't Wait has demanded an end to it.

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Related Topix: Prison, ACLU, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, US News, Liberal Political News

8 hrs ago | 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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Related Topix: Dick Cheney, George Bush, W., Frank Caliendo, US News, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison

13 hrs ago | Jurist

Military judge steps down from USS Cole case

James Pohl on Thursday stepped down [order, PDF] from the trial of Abd al-Rahim al-Nashiri [JURIST news archive], who faces terror charges in connection with the al Qaeda attack on the USS Cole [JURIST news archive] in 2000, which killed 17 American service members.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

WFAA-TV Dallas

Photos: USS George Washington visits S. Korea

JULY 11: US aircraft carrier USS George Washington sits at anchor in Busan port on July 11, 2014 in Busan, South Korea.

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Aerotech News And Review

Hagel talks with F-35 pilots, maintainers at Eglin AFB

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel speaks with reporters after touring the 33rd Fighter Wing and the F-35 Lightning II integrated training center at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., July 10, 2014.

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WTOK-TV Meridian

NAS Land Study Proposed

Government and civic leaders from Lauderdale and Kemper County are exploring an option which some say could benefit both Naval Air Station Meridian and the community at large.

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UPI

Suniva supplies solar power capability to Guantanamo Bay

Solar power use at Guantanamo Bay Naval Base has been enhanced through a contract awarded to Suniva Inc., a maker of photovoltaic solar cells and modules.

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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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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Politico

Employer mandate at heart of GOP-Obama suit

House Republicans will base their lawsuit against President Barack Obama on the administration's "unilateral" decision to delay the employer mandate provision in Obamacare, Speaker John Boehner said Thursday.

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The Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas native takes over command of Guantanamo Bay

Rear Adm. Richard Butler hands the colors to Rear Adm. Kyle Cozad during a change-of-command ceremony at Joint Task Force Guantanomo on Thursday, July 10, 2014.

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FOX23

New judge for Guantanamo trial in USS Cole attack

A prominent U.S. military judge has removed himself from the death penalty trial at Guantanamo Bay for the prisoner accused of orchestrating the deadly attack on the USS Cole.

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Navy Times

Military brass backed Bergdahl prisoner swap

The chairman and the Joint Chiefs of Staff unanimously supported the Obama administration's exchange of five Taliban leaders for an Army sergeant held prisoner in Afghanistan for five years.

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Related Topix: Prison, Guantanamo Bay, World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Carl Levin, Democrat

The Daily Star

Gaza militants fire four rockets at Jerusalem

Smoke trails are seen as a rocket is launched towards Israel from the northern Gaza Strip July 10, 2014.

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Yahoo!

Of 4 rockets fired at Jerusalem, 2 hit open ground, 2 shot down

Gaza militants fired four rockets at Jerusalem on Thursday, with two shot down over the city and another two hitting open spaces, the Israeli army said.

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Sunherald.com

Director of the National Counterterrorism Center retires

"Most Americans may not know Matt Olsen's name, but every American is safer because of his service," President Barack Obama said in a statement.

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Switched

Obama Lawyers: Corporations May Be People Under Law, But Actual Humans In Gitmo Are Not

After the Supreme Court ruled last month that for-profit corporations like Hobby Lobby should be considered "persons" under a law intended to protect religious liberties, the Obama administration said this week that Guantanamo detainees should not be.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Globe and Mail

Every Canadian deserves justice. Even Omar Khadr

Omar Khadr appears in an Edmonton courtroom, Monday, Sept.23, 2013 in this artist's sketch.

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Voice of America

US Defense Secretary Calls ISIL Imminent Threat

U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel departs the U.S. Capitol after testifying at a closed Senate Armed Services hearing, July 8, 2014.

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

Hagel says nuclear operation has drifted

Speaking at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, Hagel said more attention must be paid to the nuclear forces as key to national security.

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