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  1. World Legal News Round Up for Saturday, 24 February 2018Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Jurist

    A UN committee found [report, PDF] Friday that the UK is breaching the rights of women in Northern Ireland by restricting their access to abortions. Brazil's Supreme Federal Court [official website, in Portuguese] ruled [judgment, PDF, in Portuguese] that defendants who are pregnant women, mothers with young children or people with disabilities, who are accused of non-violent crimes, will not be detained in jail before their trials, but will be under house arrest.

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  2. US Legal News Round Up for Saturday, 24 February 2018Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Jurist

    Twenty-three state attorneys general, led by New York's Eric Schneiderman [official profile], filed [text, PDF] a petition for review in the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit on Thursday challenging the Federal Communications Commission's reversal of Obama administration net neutrality regulations. Net neutrality attempts to ensure that Internet service providers enable access to all content and applications regardless of the source, and without favoring or blocking particular products or websites.

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  3. The rants of Sheriff Clarke, coming to N.M.Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Santa Fe New Mexican

    Not so long ago, radio ranter Alex Jones was the undisputed mayor of Kooksville. He was the go-to guy for crazy conspiracy theories, like the one that the Sandy Hook gun massacre was faked and that the grieving parents of the slaughtered children actually were just actors hired by the New World Order or the Deep State or whatever to help advance the anti-gun agenda.

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  4. Orion's powerhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Aerotech News And Review

    A technician works on the European Service Module that will propel the Orion spacecraft in space and provide air, water and electricity for future crews. ESA, the European Space Agency, and its contractor Airbus Defence & Space are providing the service module for NASA's first two exploration missions of Orion and the powerful Space Launch System rocket.

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  5. News Briefs - " February 23, 2018Read the original story

    Yesterday | Aerotech News And Review

    The Pentagon will miss a deadline to send a prisoner from Guantanamo home to Saudi Arabia, but an official says the transfer may occur soon. Ahmed Haza al-Darbi pleaded guilty in 2014 before a military commission at the U.S. base in Cuba to charges that included conspiracy and attacking civilian objects.

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  6. NASA wants ideas from university teams for future human space missionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Aerotech News And Review

    Teams at U.S. colleges and universities have an opportunity to potentially help NASA with innovative design ideas to meet the challenges of space exploration. The 2019 eXploration Systems and Habitation Academic Innovation Challenge supports NASA's efforts to develop technologies and capabilities that will enable future human missions throughout our solar system.

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  7. Air Force selects UTC Aerospace Systems DB-110 for multi-nation foreign military sales acquisitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Aerotech News And Review

    UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp., announced Feb. 21 that it has been awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with an initial ceiling of $22.9 million from the U.S. Air Force for the DB-110 Airborne Reconnaissance System. As the single largest acquisition of DB-110 pods ever procured through FMS, it highlights the growing need for advanced intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance capabilities among U.S. allies worldwide.

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  8. John Kelly a " politically incorrect and proud of itRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star-Telegram.com

    White House Chief of Staff John Kelly speaks to the media during the daily briefing in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House on October 19, 2017, in Washington, D.C. White House Chief of Staff John Kelly speaks to the media during the daily briefing in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House on October 19, 2017, in Washington, D.C. PC is uptight. It's priggish, uncool.

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  9. Prosecution in USS Cole case at Guantanamo appeals suspension of trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ABA Journal

    The chief prosecutor in the USS Cole bombing trial has appealed the judge's decision to suspend the case, the Miami Herald and Law360 report. Lead prosecutor Mark Miller filed a notice of appeal Wednesday, saying he plans to appeal the decision by the presiding judge in the Guantanamo Bay case, Air Force Lt.

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  10. Wildfire extinguished at US navy base with help from CubansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Stars and Stripes

    A U.S. military spokeswoman says a wildfire at the Guantanamo Bay Navy base has been put out with help from Cuban fire brigades. Naval base spokeswoman Julie Ripley says Cuba sent a helicopter and crews in several trucks to help extinguish the fire in a remote section of the base under a mutual-aid agreement between the two governments.

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  11. Diane Abbott attacks 'shocking' treatment of Yarl's Wood detaineesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Andover Advertiser

    Diane Abbott and Shami Chakrabarti during a visit to Yarl's Wood Immigration detention centre in Bedford Shadow home secretary Diane Abbott has condemned "shocking" treatment of detainees at the Yarl's Wood Immigration Removal Centre amid claims dozens of women are on hunger strike in protest at the conditions. After making her first visit to the controversial facility, Ms Abbott said she and Shami Chakrabarti were told by detainees that around 65 women were refusing food but management had denied it was a hunger strike.

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  12. Wildfire threatens Guantanamo baseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Arkansas Online

    A wildfire ignited mines laid by the Cuban military decades ago and jumped the fence line at the U.S. Navy base at Guantanamo Bay on Thursday, threatening buildings and forcing evacuations of six neighborhoods.

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  13. Human rights ads with Trump, Putin banned from D.C. metroRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | New York Daily News

    The D.C. metro didn't like the weather forecast by human rights group Amnesty International, and banned ads with President Trump's hair blowing in the wind. "A storm is brewing" read three ads that were slated for Washington commuters ahead of Amnesty's conference in Maryland this weekend.

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  14. Executive OrdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | LewRockwell.com

    Doug Casey wrote that in a recent email he sent me. He was talking about one of Donald Trump's latest executive orders.

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  15. Americans, Cubans join forces to put out wildfire at Guantanamo BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New York Post

    The US military got some surprising help from the Cubans on Thursday as they worked to put out a wildfire at the GuantA namo Bay naval base. A Cuban helicopter reportedly flew over the fence line of the American facility and dumped water on parts of the blaze throughout the day.

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  16. Wildfires at Guantanamo Navy base force evacuation of some housing areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | Stars and Stripes

    A wildfire that broke out on the Cuban side of Guantanamo Bay jumped the fence line Thursday, threatening U.S. Navy base buildings and forcing evacuations of four neighborhoods, including one where prison guards live. "Right now everyone is safe," base spokeswoman Julie Ann Ripley said Thursday afternoon.

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  17. Wildfires at Guant namo ignite Cuban minefield, force evacuation of Navy base housingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | The Miami Herald

    A wildfire ignited mines laid by the Cuban military decades ago and jumped the fence line at the U.S. Navy base at GuantA namo Bay on Thursday, threatening buildings and forcing evacuations of six neighborhoods. "Right now everyone is safe," base spokeswoman Julie Ann Ripley said at about 3 p.m. Base workers were "doing a full accountability report," a military term for checking rosters and counting heads.

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  18. Trump administration misses transfer deadline for Guantanamo detaineeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | Jurist

    Darbi pleaded guilty and admitted [text, PDF] to involvement in al Qaeda operations including the 2002 attack [JURIST report] on a a French-flagged oil tanker. In his pre-trial agreement [text, PDF], it was determined that, contingent on his cooperation, he would be sent back to Saudi Arabia to serve the duration of his sentence.

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  19. Postcards from Guantanamo: Vintage photos from Cuba's tourism heydayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | USA Today

    This is a stereoview photograph of Cuba circa 1870 when slavery still in place. Stereoscopic photography, featuring two nearly identical images observed through a viewer to create one 3D image, was introduced in the first half of the 19th century.

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  20. Josh RoginRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | Jewish World Review

    As the Islamic State's caliphate in Syria crumbles, hundreds of terrorists are being swept up and detained by the U.S.-supported Syrian Democratic Forces, a large portion of them European citizens. Sen. Lindsey O. Graham, R-S.C., spent last weekend pushing top European officials to take possession of these prisoners and build them a new prison - a European version of Guantanamo Bay.

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