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  1. A Body, TransformedRead the original story

    37 min ago | National Public Radio

    The musician and multimedia artist Laurie Anderson has long made America one of her great themes; her panoptic, early '80s magnum opus was titled United States , and her work has shown enduring fascination, and disquiet, with the way our national culture conducts itself. But Habeas Corpus , a multimedia work and concert presented at the Park Avenue Armory in New York City Friday, Oct. 2 through Sunday, Oct. 4, was remarkable even by her own standards.


  2. How One Artist Is Giving Voice To An Ex-Guantanamo Bay Prisoner Barred From Entering The U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ThinkProgress

    Mohammed El Gharani was 14 years old when the United States government accused him of being an al-Qaeda operative and put him in the Guantanamo Bay detention camp. He was one of the youngest detainees.


  3. It's a wrap: Calgary International Film Festival 2015 breaks attendance recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    Colleen De Neve/ Calgary Herald CALGARY, AB -- SEPTEMBER 23, 2015 -- Calgary International Film Festival Executive Director Steve Schroeder stopped to answer questions as he walked the red carpet at the opening gala night of the Calgary International Film Festival on September 23, 2015. 00068717A SLUG: 0924-CIFF Opening Gala There was post-screening marriage proposal, a Ship and Anchor performance by a long-lost Japanese country star, surprise appearances by Omar Khadr and even rumours, albeit unsubstantiated, of Kevin Bacon sightings.


  4. Raul "Little Grey Mustache" Castro: Forget your $7...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

    Prediction: The current occupant of the White House will probably fork over 114 billion dollars to pirate Raul "Little Grey Mustache" Castro as part of the "normalization" circus. Bigotico Canoso is asking for 121 billion, but Mr. Give-It-All-Away might simply subtract the 7 billion in stolen American properties owed by Bigotico Canoso and his band of pirates: $121 minus $7 equals $114.


  5. USS Kearsarge gets underway after weather delayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    USS Kearsarge Amphibious Ready Group is set to deploy from Norfolk Tuesday, after a weather delay of several days. There are more than 4,000 Sailors and Marines serving in the ARG.


  6. White House: Guant namo Closure Remains Obama PriorityRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Roll Call

    Navy and Marine hats sit near the witness table as protesters demonstrate during a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing regarding the Guantanamo detention facility in February. "The current version that was passed through the House of Representatives is something that the president would veto principally because of this - of the irresponsible way that it funds our national defense priorities, but also because of the efforts to prevent the closure [of] the prison at GuantA namo Bay," White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said Monday.


  7. The Daily 202: How many bills can Republicans force Obama to veto?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

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  8. Russians make closest contact to date with US war planes over Syria: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Air Traffic Controller 2nd Class Branden Powell keeps track of aircraft using a SPN-43 radar screen during routine flight operations on board amphibious assault ship USS Tarawa . U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Bryan Niegel.


  9. Kerry calls for end to Cuban embargoRead the original story

    11 hrs ago |

    US Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday called on his country's lawmakers to lift the five-decade-old trade embargo against Cuba. "I personally think the embargo should be lifted, because doing so would help the Cuban people," Kerry said in a televised interview in Chile, where he was attending an international conference.


  10. The WilliesWAS 'Swine Flu' an Attempt to Asassinate Obama?Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | American Reporter

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


  11. American TravelerFOR a Hungry Journalist, a Fabulous Feast Unfolds at Kona GrillRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | American Reporter

    It wasn't unusual that Rush Limbaugh went ballistic on his show, Nov. 13. He does that several times a day. It wasn't unusual that he mixed a few facts with opinion and outright lies in his three-hour daily show.


  12. EDITORIAL: Don't bring Gitmo to ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Gazette

    President Barack Obama, don't import terror suspects to Canon City or Florence. We don't want them in our homeland, much less in Colorado.


  13. F-35C Lightning II Lands on Carrier for Second Phase of Developmental TestRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | DefenceTalk News

    The F-35C Lightning II Pax River Integrated Test Force is currently conducting follow-on sea trials aboard the Eisenhower. ATLANTIC OCEAN: Two F-35C Lightning II carrier variants conducted their first arrested landings aboard USS Dwight D. Eisenhower off the coast of the eastern United States on Oct. 2. U.S. Navy test pilots Cmdr.


  14. Mexican judge frees 4 of 7 suspects in army slayingsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WTEN-TV Albany

    A Mexican judge ruled there is insufficient evidence to try four of the seven soldiers charged in the 2014 killing of 22 gang suspects, some of whom were apparently shot after they surrendered. Only one soldier was wounded in what the army initially described as a shootout.


  15. 10/05/2015Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | Digby

    About that tired and poor thing by digby They're all a bunch of terrorists as far as the right wing is concerned: Republican presidential contender Ted Cruz says the Obama administration's plan to accept about 10,000 Syrian refugees is "nothing short of crazy." The Texas senator told a Michigan crowd on Monday he thinks a "significant number" of refugees entering Europe are terrorists from the Islamic State group.


  16. GOP Reps Promise To Do Everything In Their Power To Block Gitmo Transfers To ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    Detainees in orange jumpsuits sit in a holding area under the watchful eyes of military police during in-processing to the temporary detention facility at Camp X-Ray of Naval Base Guantanamo Bay in this January 11, 2002 file photograph. A cache of classified U.S. military documents provides intelligence assessments on nearly all of the 779 people who been detained at the Guantanamo Bay prison in Cuba.


  17. Alcatraz Island lighthouse rehabilitation plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    Perched on Alcatraz Island, California's first-ever lighthouse has beamed welcomes and a sense of direction for 161 years to gold miners, clipper ships, oil tankers, nuclear aircraft carriers, and cruise ships. Now a campaign to rehabilitate and eventually open the working lighthouse to public visitors for the first time is being planned.


  18. Validity of detentions questionedRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times

    Holding some New Zealanders for months in remote Australian detention centres before deporting them invites comparison with detainees being held without trial at Guantanamo Bay. That is the view of Prof Mark Henaghan, dean of the University of Otago Faculty of Law, who said such treatment in Australia was ''very harsh''.


  19. Obama doesn't understand why Cuba's Raul Castro bites his handRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

    In his United Nations speech, Raul Castro attacked "the blockade," demanded the return of the base at Guantanamo, and asked for an end to the Radio Marti broadcasts. He defended Nicolas Maduro and Rafael Correa.


  20. Mitigating Circumstances Could Send Bergdahl to JailRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | News Max

    Even if he's found guilty of desertion and misconduct, swapped Taliban prisoner Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl would likely serve little, if any jail time, because of mitigating circumstances, including five years of torture, according to military experts.