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  1. Inside a shrinking Guantanamo prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | USA Today

    After 14 years, the detention center on the U.S. base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, appears to be winding down despite opposition in Congress to President Barack Obama's intent to close the facility. Inside a shrinking Guantanamo prison After 14 years, the detention center on the U.S. base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, appears to be winding down despite opposition in Congress to President Barack Obama's intent to close the facility.

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  2. House Homeland Security Committee Report Shows 'Islamist...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Daily Caller

    America faces the highest terror threat environment from Islamists since 9/11, according to a terror snapshot released by House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul Only two months into 2016, there have been 21 ISIS-linked plots to launch attacks. Law enforcement officials have arrested 81 ISIS-linked suspects, including six thus far in 2016, the committee noted.

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  3. USS Carl Vinson Chooses Sailors of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NBC San Diego

    Sailors and their Tigers man the rails as the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson returns to its homeport at Naval Air Station North Island. Three sailors based out of San Diego have been chosen as USS Carl Vinson 2015 Sailors of the Year.

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  4. Female Guards Vs. Detainees at Guantanamo BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NBC Miami

    The trial of the men accused of being behind the 9/11 attacks are heading back to court next week and they don't want women guarding them at the detention camp at Guantanamo Bay. A military court ruled they can't but the female guards are fighting back.

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  5. Hillary, Bernie, and the World Federalist Vision: Whom Should We Support?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | OpEdNews

    As world crises continue to mount, and as it becomes ever-more clear that the system of sovereign nations is unable to deal with these crises, world federalist voices should expect to become much more mainstream. But the US needs an internal environment that ends the Patriot Act and makes real dialogue possible.

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  6. U.S.S. Eisenhower rescues stranded U.S. mariners off coast of MiamiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Examiner.com

    U.S.S. Dwight D. Eisenhower is currently underway preparing for the Board of Inspection Review. But the planned maneuvers were put on hold briefly y esterday as the Capt.

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  7. US Coast Guard Approves Official Electronic ChartsRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Marine News

    The U.S. Coast Guard published guidance that allows mariners to use electronic charts and publications instead of paper charts, maps and publications. Issued February 5, the Navigation and Vessel Inspection Circular, NVIC 01-16 establishes uniform guidance on what is now considered equivalent to chart and publication carriage requirements.

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  8. AAAS Scientific Freedom and Responsibility Award goes to psychologist Jean Maria ArrigoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | EurekAlert!

    Jean Maria Arrigo, who confronted systematic efforts by the American Psychological Association to allow and conceal the involvement of psychologists in the torture and abuse of detainees following the September 11 attacks, has been awarded the 2015 Scientific Freedom and Responsibility Award from the American Association for the Advancement of Science . Arrigo, an independent social psychologist and oral historian focusing on ethics and national security issues, was honored by AAAS "for her courage and persistence in advocating for ethical behavior among her fellow psychologists, the importance of international human rights standards, and against torture."

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  9. Go nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | FineScale Modeler Magazine

    FineScale Modeler reviews the 1/350 scale plastic model ship kit. Commissioned in 1968, USS John F. Kennedy , originally conceived as a nuclear-powered ship, became the last conventionally powered carrier in the U.S. Navy.

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  10. Lying About GitmoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | The Weekly Standard

    Let's begin with the conclusion: Barack Obama is releasing dangerous terrorists against the recommendations of military and intelligence professionals, he's doing so at a time when the threat level from radical Islamists is elevated, and he is lying about it. He is lying about how many jihadists he has released and lying about their backgrounds, all part of his effort to empty the detention facility at GuantA namo Bay.

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  11. Friday on the progressive beatRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2010 | Examiner.com

    Mayor Daley steps in to try to avert CTA cuts Fear of backlash from disgruntled riders may have prompted Daley to put aside his aversion to unions and call an afternoon meeting. Parking co. gets paid when spaces aren't available Just when you thought the parking privatization fiasco couldn't reach further depths ... Gillespie defends its honor Ald.

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  12. USS Dwight D. Eisenhower rescues distressed mariners at seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower rescued five distressed mariners who were 40-miles off the coast of Miami on Sunday. According to the U.S. Navy, the Norfolk-based Ike received a call from the U.S.-flagged sailing vessel called the Selket at 7 p.m. Sunday.

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  13. Chelsea Manning Speaks Out in Podcast - ExcerptRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Uprisingradio.org

    The world's best-known imprisoned whistleblower, Chelsea Manning, is not afraid to speak out. Serving a 35-year sentence in Fort Leavenworth military prison in Kansas, she has continued to use her high profile to speak out against injustice.

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  14. DCNS Deploys 3DEXPERIENCE SolutionRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Marine News

    Dassault Systmes today announced that DCNS has selected the 3DEXPERIENCE platform to pioneer a new era in the design, engineering, construction and lifecycle services of naval defense solutions. DCNS will deploy the 3DEXPERIENCE platform to manage the entire lifecycle of its products, from new generation submarines to frigates, patrol vessels, aircraft carriers and landing platform docks .

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  15. Hapag-Lloyd Sees Uptick of Incorrectly Declared Dangerous GoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Marine News

    Container shipper Hapag-Lloyd said it registered considerably more incorrectly declared dangerous goods last year, compared to 2014. The Watchdog program developed jointly by Hapag-Lloyd's IT and dangerous goods experts a special safety software that continuously checks cargo data to identify anything conspicuous identified 4,314 incorrectly declared dangerous goods cases last year.

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  16. Tomgram: Engelhardt, 'The Finest Fighting Force in the History of the World'Read the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | War Is A Crime

    Here's my twenty-first-century rule of thumb about this country: if you have to say it over and over, it probably ain't so. Which is why I'd think twice every time we're told how "exceptional" or " indispensable " the United States is.

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  17. Trump Leads GOP Charge Embracing Torture: 'I'd Bring Back a Hell of a Lot Worse Than Waterboarding'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Democracy Now

    In the final debate before Tuesday's primary in New Hampshire, Republican presidential contenders battled it out Saturday night at Saint Anselm College in Manchester, New Hampshire. While much of the post-debate coverage focused on Marco Rubio for repeatedly reciting the same talking points about President Obama, less attention was paid to how the candidates embraced the use of torture and expanding Guantanamo. 1 comment

  18. US Warship Rescues Mariners in DistressRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Marine News

    A rescued mariner is flown aboard the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower after her vessel became disabled off the coast of Florida. Dwight D. Eisenhower is currently underway preparing for the upcoming Board of Inspection and Survey .

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  19. Baltic Index Touches New Record LowRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Marine News

    The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index, which tracks rates for ships carrying industrial commodities, registered a new all-time low on Monday on muted vessel demand. The overall index, which gauges the cost of shipping dry bulk including iron ore, cement, grain, coal and fertiliser, fell four points to 293 points.

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  20. SevenCs Supports MariGreen ProjectRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Marine News

    SevenCs is part of the EU INTERREG V A cross-border project "MariGreen" to support the maritime industry in the transition towards more efficient, greener and more sustainable shipping. The MariGreen project develops innovations for greener and low-emission shipping and supports in particular small and medium enterprises.

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