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  1. Australia: Abused teen speaks out after outrage over detention center videoRead the original story

    4 hrs ago |

    The teenage boy whose treatment sparked outrage over widespread abuse at juvenile detention centers in northern Australia, has spoken out for the first time. "I would just like to thank the whole Australian community for the support you have showed," wrote 18-year-old Dylan Voller, in a letter released by his lawyer.


  2. Kids tear-gassed at detention centerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CNN

    The teenage boy whose treatment sparked outrage over widespread abuse at juvenile detention centers in northern Australia, has spoken out for the first time. "I would just like to thank the whole Australian community for the support you have showed," wrote 18-year-old Dylan Voller, in a letter released by his lawyer.


  3. Australia: Children Stripped, Assaulted and Tear-Gassed at Detention CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has called for a national investigation into allegations of abuse and torture at a juvenile detention center. The allegations, which appeared on Australian Broadcasting Corp.'s "Four Corners" investigative program, showed children as young as 10 being stripped naked, assaulted, tear-gassed and kept in solitary confinement.


  4. Elferink should be 'applauded': GilesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Mercury

    NT Chief Minister Adam Giles says John Elferink should be applauded for the work he did trying to reform the Department of Corrections. PICTURE: Rex Nicholson Chief Minister Adam Giles has come out to defend his former corrections minister John Elferink, who he says should be "applauded" for his contributions to reforming NT Corrections.


  5. VCNO Visits West Coast SailorsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | San Diego NewsCape

    Vice Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Bill Moran conducted a series of Fleet engagement visits in San Diego and the Pacific Northwest, July 20 to 26, to meet with Sailors, review various waterfront activities and tour Naval installations.


  6. Rivalry may drive frog reproductive behaviors away from waterRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    A team of U.S. and Brazilian researchers suggests that mating on land in frog species might in part be a strategy that male frogs use to ensure that their own genetic imprint gets passed on, instead of that of their rivals. Biologists have long thought that some frog species evolved to mate on land instead of in open water to better guard eggs and tadpoles from being eaten by fish and other predators.


  7. Is indefinite detention legal?Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | Crikey

    It is probably legal to keep terrorists in prison forever. But as the NT juvenile justice system abuses show, there is a lot of room for abuse, writes freelance writer and lawyer Michael Bradley .


  8. Warnings ISIS attacks will continue to rise in Europe after 84-year old priest slain in FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Age

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  9. Democratic Issues Platform Reflects Obama, ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Voice of America

    Supporters of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton hold signs and flags, March 22, 2016, during a campaign rally at Rainier Beach High School in Seattle. Republicans are casting a possible Hillary Clinton presidency as another term for the policies of the country's current President Barack Obama.


  10. Dispatches: Guantanamo 9/11 Case Staggers OnRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Humans Rights Watch

    A trial of the five men charged with the 9/11 attacks is still years away - a fact that became obvious while sitting in on last week's pre-trial hearings in the Guantanamo Bay military commissions. The co-defendants were arraigned in May 2012, yet the parties are still arguing over what evidence the defense is even entitled - one of many unresolved issues that may drag out pre-trial hearings for years to come.


  11. Court Blocks Terry McAuliffe on Felon Voting, But He Won't Give UpRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | National Review Online

    Virginia Governor and former Democratic National Committee Chair Terry McAuliffe is a very good friend of the Clintons: he was basically their bagman for years, and reportedly was one of the key allies pushing for Virginia Senator Tim Kaine to be Mrs. Clinton's running mate . McAuliffe may also be a man in need of some favors to cash in down the road, as for the past year he has been under federal investigation for campaign fundraising improprieties .


  12. Shocking footage shows Australian guards beating teen before...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    WARNING, GRAPHIC CONTENT: Undercover images show a 17-year-old boy tied to a chair by the wrists, ankles and shoulders where prison guards left him for two hours. Stomach-churning videos have emerged showing a boy of 17 tied to a "restraint chair" with a "spit hood" over his head.


  13. World Military Women's Basketball Championship BeginsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | U.S. Department of Defense

    Teams from the United States, Brazil, Canada, China, France and Germany kicked off the World Military Women's Basketball Championship here at Paige Fieldhouse, July 25. French referee Christophe Gomez and athletes from China, Germany and the U.S. -- along with two U.S. family members -- duck as a TNT Dunk Squad acrobat somersaults over their heads at end of the opening ceremony for the World Military Women's Basketball Championship at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif., July 25, 2016.


  14. Kansas Sues USA for Info on Gitmo TransfersRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service

    Kansas sued the Department of Defense for information on what it calls an "unlawful plan" to transfer prisoners from Guantanamo to the U.S. mainland. Attorney General Derek Schmidt sued the Pentagon in Federal Court on Friday, demanding "records containing important information regarding the President's unlawful plan to transfer detainees held by the defendant at the Guantanamo Bay Naval Base to the U.S. mainland.


  15. A force feeding chair, a waterboard and collection of shackles are...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago |

    Secret CIA prisons, Guantanamo Bay and a UK Home Office Control Order House all featuring in an arresting collection of images by artist Edmund Clark A haunting shot of a mobile force feeding chair used on prisoners at Guantanamo Bay is among the photographs which feature in a new exhibition on the war on terror. Extraordinary images by artist Edmund Clark document uninhabited scenes of some of the most controversial aspects of the fight against global terrorism.


  16. U.S. military: See where West Michigan residents are making their markRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago |

    Petty Officer 2nd Class Ben Nyhuis, a 2007 Thornapple Kellogg High graduate, is serving in the U.S. Navy with Naval Beach Group TWO . Nyhuis is a construction mechanic with the beach group operating out of Virginia Beach, Virginia.


  17. Guantanamo Periodic Review Board Media Invitation AnnouncedRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | U.S. Department of Defense

    The Department of Defense will allocate seats for news media at the Pentagon satellite location on Aug. 9, to cover certain portions of the Guantanamo Periodic Review Board for Mohd Farik bin Amin. Due to limited space available, selection is not guaranteed.


  18. Politicians must answer for shameful abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Age

    I have three adolescent sons . Their lives are at the other end of the spectrum to that of the children depicted on Four Corners on Monday.


  19. Travelling to Cuba? Skip HavanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 |

    We were hoping to have a two-centre holiday, however we were only able to book a single resort stay. We really want to visit Havana for a couple of days, and were wondering about the best way to arrange this? Do we book internal flights ourselves, along with the hotels, or will deals be available in the resort when we get there? Our travel company was unable to advise us.


  20. US approves release of last Russian held at GuantanamoRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Gillette News-Record

    A former ballet dancer and member of the Russian military who has been imprisoned as an enemy combatant at Guantanamo for nearly 14 years was given notice Monday that a review board has approved his release from the U.S. base in Cuba. Ravil Mingazov was deemed eligible for release by the Periodic Review Board, an interagency task force set up by the Obama administration to evaluate whether prisoners not facing charges can be released without endangering U.S. security.