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  1. Former Gitmo guest (and $1M settlement recipient) dies fighting for ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Hot Air

    Time Magazine is featuring a story this week which will likely frustrate and infuriate most of you reading this. It deals with the tale of one Jamal al-Harith, who spent a couple of years detained in the United States facilities at GuantA namo Bay.


  2. Spicer says anyone refuting success of Yemen raid owes fallen Navy SEAL apologyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Miami Herald

    During the daily press briefing on Wednesday, White House press secretary Sean Spicer defended the success of the raid in Yemen that left one American soldier and multiple civilians dead last week. Spicer said anyone, including Senator John McCain, who undermines the success of the mission does disservice to the slain 36-year-old Chief Special Operator William Ryan Owens and owes an apology to the fallen Navy SEAL.


  3. People, Etc.Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Publishers Marketplace

    Bestselling Australian children's book author Mem Fox , 70, is giving a face to the excesses of border control under the Trump administration. Now back in Australia, Fox told the media that she was detained and interrogated for two hours at Los Angeles Airport in early February, while traveling to a literary conference in Milwaukee, accused of having the wrong visa.


  4. Tillerson pushed by bipartisan senators to chronicle Russia, Syria, and Iranian war crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is under pressure to chronicle war crimes committed by Russia and Syria, from a bipartisan group of lawmakers that is pushing for "accountability" at the end of the Syrian civil war. "We respectfully request that you work to ensure [Syrian President Bashar] Assad, Russia, and Iran are made to answer for the war crimes and crimes against humanity committed in Syria," Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colo., and 13 other members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, wrote to Tillerson on Friday.


  5. Open GuantanamoRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Free Press, Independent News Media

    Open Guantanamo to human rights inspectors. Open its files to the public. Subpoena the witnesses to its horrors.


  6. Life after Guantanamo: A tale of two Afghan friendsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    Two Afghan friends were incarcerated together at Guantanamo Bay, but they chose starkly divergent paths after release -- one became an Islamic State jihadist, the other joined the US-led government fight to crush the group. Haji Ghalib and Abdul Rahim Muslim Dost, whose friendship coalesced around a shared love for poetry, were scooped up in the post-9/11 American dragnet and shipped off to the prison camp in Cuba.


  7. Nominee to be Navy secretary withdrawsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The USS John C. Stennis sails in the Philippine Sea. The Trump administration's choice to become the next Navy secretary has pulled his name from consideration, the Pentagon said Sunday, the second nominee to head a military service who has bowed out in recent weeks.


  8. Hollywood protests where fame and media meet: on the red carpetRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Whether anyone on the Oscars red carpet makes a bolder statement than Joy Villa did at the Grammys remains to be seen. Whether anyone on the Oscars red carpet makes a bolder statement than Joy Villa did at the Grammys remains to be seen.


  9. Tunisia's security crackdown breeding new generation of IS fighters: Hedi HammamiRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Daily Millbury

    Cairo: Hedi Hammami feels like a marked man in Tunisia. The former Guantanamo Bay detainee is incensed at his government's decision to extend the state of emergency this monthas it means more police harassment for him."


  10. Text of Ahmadinejad's letter to BushRead the original story

    Yesterday | Tehran Times

    For sometime now I have been thinking, how one can justify the undeniable contradictions that exist in the international arena -- which are being constantly debated, specially in political forums and amongst university students. Many questions remain unanswered.


  11. British ex-Guantanamo detainee fighting for Al Qaeda: Report17 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    London, Feb 26 A British Muslim who was a former inmate of the infamous US military prison of Guantanamo Bay is believed to be fighting for terrorists in Syria. The man, who calls himself Abu Mugheera al-Britani, is thought to have joined fighters allied to Al Qaeda in Syria, 'The Sunday Times' reported.


  12. Abbreviated Pundit Round-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    Donald Trump has won the presidency after narrowly carrying a few states to put him above 270 electoral votes. But... Despite promising to release his tax returns in a televised debate with Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump continues to show that... **NOTE: THE FORM LETTER IS BLANK.


  13. ISIS threat in U.K. high, says new terrorism watchdogRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    'I think the intensity and the potential frequency of the serious plot planning, with a view to indiscriminate attacks on innocent civilians of whatever race or colour in metropolitan areas, represents an enormous ongoing risk that none of us can ignore,' said Max Hill, who is now overseeing U.K. laws on terrorism. Britian's new terrorism watchdog says the U.K. is facing a level of terror threat not seen since the IRA bombings of the 1970s.


  14. Freed British Gitmo inmate still fighting jihad in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    Driver arrested after plowing truck into New Orleans Mardi Gras parade leaving 28 injured and 5 critical - including young children OJ Simpson has good chance of being released on parole as early as OCTOBER and will be able cash in on a $2.7 MILLION NFL pension 'I do not take this lightly': Meryl Streep blasts Karl Lagerfeld for 'lying and defaming' her after claiming she demanded money to wear a Chanel dress to the Oscars Sense of humor failure? Trump is ridiculed with memes after PULLING OUT of the White House Correspondents' Dinner in shocking break with tradition - as his war with the media heats up Ivanka boycott spreads to Canada: Female protesters dressed as Donald march on major department store in bid to get it to drop her fashion line First planned contact between North Korea and the U.S. in Trump administration is CANCELLED after top envoy is denied US visa Trump spends the ... (more)


  15. Wary of Trump unpredictability, China ramps up naval abilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Marine News

    Qingdao along with the Chinese oiler Hongzehu are currently visiting San Diego as part of a goodwill tour. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Marc Rockwell-Pate * China navy beneficiary of signficant spending in recent years * China still lags U.S. but building towards blue water navy * PLA Navy more visible in South and East China Seas, Indian Ocean By Ben Blanchard and Michael Martina BEIJING, Feb 26 - The PLA Navy is likely to secure significant new funding in China's upcoming defence budget as Beijing seeks to check U.S. dominance of the high seas and step up its own projection of power around the globe.


  16. Understanding Judy Clark, Pt. II: Colleen KellyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NyackNewsAndViews

    On September 11th, 2001, Colleen Kelly's brother Bill was killed during the terror attacks at the World Trade Centers. Inspired by non-violent response to deadly conflict, Colleen met several other like-minded family members, forming September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows.


  17. The psychology of destruction Inside Islamic State in its death throesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sunday Herald

    Sitting inside the 4x4 vehicle and grinning broadly, the driver is seen surrounded by wires and what might be a detonation button. The photograph is said to be the last taken of a fifty-year-old man from Manchester who was known at various times in his life by different names.


  18. FrontlineRead the original story

    Yesterday | KISU-TV Pocatello

    As PBS' premier public affairs series, FRONTLINE's stature is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human, social and political experience. The dramatic story of a Gitmo detainee released from the controversial U.S. prison after 14 years.


  19. DMCA Readies for International Boat ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Marine News

    As part of its role as the government entity supporting Dubai International Boat Show 2017, the Dubai Maritime City Authority is taking all the necessary measures to ensure the issuance of marine licenses to boats visiting and participating in the 25th edition of the Middle East's biggest maritime event taking place at the Dubai International Marine Club, Mina Seyahi from February 28 to March 4, 2017.


  20. Swimmers take to pool to find out who's the best in EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Stars and Stripes

    The annual European Forces Swim League championships began as usual with a big splash as 456 swimmers from 18 teams across 11 countries dove in Saturday to prove who was the best in their age groups. "This is the culmination of the swim season," EFSL President Robert McDonough said.