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  1. On Native GroundONE Year Later, the Spirit of Occupy is Still AliveRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2012 | American Reporter

    As a onetime foreign correspondent who wrote from places like Northern Ireland, Iran, Pakistan, India, Vietnam and the Philippines, I see the riots in Cairo, the assassination in Benghazi and the friction in U.S-Israeli relations as part of one picture: a portrait of the Middle Eastern world preparing for war between Iran and Israel. There is no glue between the events in Libya and Egypt, and today's demonstrations in Yemen, Morocco, Sudan, Iraq, Iran and Tunisia, except a deluded Israeli-American's amateurish, offensive film about the Prophet Mohammad - in one scene the director has the Prophet put his head between a woman's legs to see for himself there is no "devil" there.

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  2. On Native GroundONE Year Later, the Spirit of Occupy is Still AliveRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2012 | American Reporter

    As a onetime foreign correspondent who wrote from places like Northern Ireland, Iran, Pakistan, India, Vietnam and the Philippines, I see the riots in Cairo, the assassination in Benghazi and the friction in U.S-Israeli relations as part of one picture: a portrait of the Middle Eastern world preparing for war between Iran and Israel. There is no glue between the events in Libya and Egypt, and today's demonstrations in Yemen, Morocco, Sudan, Iraq, Iran and Tunisia, except a deluded Israeli-American's amateurish, offensive film about the Prophet Mohammad - in one scene the director has the Prophet put his head between a woman's legs to see for himself there is no "devil" there.

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  3. 6 Bangladeshi survivors sickRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Daily Star

    At least six people among the 54 Bangladeshi survivors of the boat capsize in the Mediterranean Sea are sick, but they are out of danger, says a Bangladeshi diplomat. "They had swum up to 15 kilometres.

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  4. On Native GroundIS the 2012 Election the Last Gasp of White Male Privilege?Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | American Reporter

    As a onetime foreign correspondent who wrote from places like Northern Ireland, Iran, Pakistan, India, Vietnam and the Philippines, I see the riots in Cairo, the assassination in Benghazi and the friction in U.S-Israeli relations as part of one picture: a portrait of the Middle Eastern world preparing for war between Iran and Israel. There is no glue between the events in Libya and Egypt, and today's demonstrations in Yemen, Morocco, Sudan, Iraq, Iran and Tunisia, except a deluded Israeli-American's amateurish, offensive film about the Prophet Mohammad - in one scene the director has the Prophet put his head between a woman's legs to see for himself there is no "devil" there.

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  5. Two weeks to break the deadlock in Libya - UNRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Scotsman.com

    Talks to form a national unity government in Libya moved forward yesterday without one of the main negotiating partners as the UN envoy said an agreement must be reached in the next two weeks. Bernardino Leon said the parties would reconvene next Thursday in Geneva and present their candidates for the prime minister and two deputies to lead the national unity government and get the war-torn country out of its crisis.

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  6. Migrants' bodies wash ashore, overwhelming aid workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | CNN

    Hundreds of bodies of asylum seekers and migrants hoping for a new life in Europe have washed up on Libya's shores They set out full of hope, clutching a few cherished belongings, or the hand of a loved one as they stepped onto the overcrowded, barely seaworthy boats they thought would take them to new lives in Europe. But within hours, their journeys across the Mediterranean ended in tragedy.

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  7. Turkey introduces visa requirement for Libyan citizensRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Turkey has introduced visa requirements for Libyans, due to security concerns, the Turkish Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Aug. 27. Turkey annulled a memorandum of agreement with Libya from 2009 waiving visas for nationals of both countries, with Libyan citizens having to apply for a visa to travel to Turkey as of Sept. 24, Tanju Bilgic told reporters on Aug. 27. Turkish authorities have made the decision over possible reflections of political uncertainty on Turkish citizens and to minimize security risks, he added.

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  8. State Department officials routinely sent secrets over emailRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Stars and Stripes

    Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks at the Des Moines Area Community College, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, in Ankeny, Iowa. The transmission of classified information across Hillary Clinton's private email is consistent with a culture in which diplomats routinely sent secret material on unsecured email during the Obama and George W. Bush administrations, according to documents previously made public and reviewed by The Associated Press.

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  9. Turkey introduces visa requirements for Libyans - Libyan officialsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Yahoo!

    Turkey is introducing visa requirements for Libyans, Libyan officials said on Tuesday, pushing the North African country deeper into isolation. Turkey had been one of the few countries which Libyans could without a visa and became a major holiday destination for Libyans seeking to escape the chaos and violence gripping the oil producer four years after the ousting of Muammar Gaddafi.

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  10. Did a hacked Hillary emailset up the ambush ofAmbassador Christopher Stevens?Read the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Lucianne.com

    Putting together the information now publicly available, the question has to be asked: Did an ISIS hack of Hillary Clinton's virtually defenseless home brew server set up the death of Ambassador Christopher Stevens? 305 - of the more than 30,000 e-mails Clinton and her aides have printed out and turned over to investigators were classified at the time they were written.

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  11. Keeping up with the Hensons: An Alabama couple has visited every country in the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Alabama Live

    "Not a lot of people can say they did something like this, and we're grateful we have gotten to do it." Hoover residents Bob and Phyllis Henson had just about accomplished a goal more than a decade in the making - they had traveled to 323 of the 324 countries and territories in the world.

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  12. On Native GroundIS the 2012 Election the Last Gasp of White Male Privilege?Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | American Reporter

    As a onetime foreign correspondent who wrote from places like Northern Ireland, Iran, Pakistan, India, Vietnam and the Philippines, I see the riots in Cairo, the assassination in Benghazi and the friction in U.S-Israeli relations as part of one picture: a portrait of the Middle Eastern world preparing for war between Iran and Israel. There is no glue between the events in Libya and Egypt, and today's demonstrations in Yemen, Morocco, Sudan, Iraq, Iran and Tunisia, except a deluded Israeli-American's amateurish, offensive film about the Prophet Mohammad - in one scene the director has the Prophet put his head between a woman's legs to see for himself there is no "devil" there.

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  13. On Native GroundIS the 2012 Election the Last Gasp of White Male Privilege?Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | American Reporter

    As a onetime foreign correspondent who wrote from places like Northern Ireland, Iran, Pakistan, India, Vietnam and the Philippines, I see the riots in Cairo, the assassination in Benghazi and the friction in U.S-Israeli relations as part of one picture: a portrait of the Middle Eastern world preparing for war between Iran and Israel. There is no glue between the events in Libya and Egypt, and today's demonstrations in Yemen, Morocco, Sudan, Iraq, Iran and Tunisia, except a deluded Israeli-American's amateurish, offensive film about the Prophet Mohammad - in one scene the director has the Prophet put his head between a woman's legs to see for himself there is no "devil" there.

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  14. Clinton dismisses latest controversy over her emailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | CBS News

    "The State Department has confirmed that I did not send nor receive material marked classified," Clinton told reporters Saturday while on a visit to the Iowa State Fair. "This is not about me -- they have also confirmed that."

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  15. Hillary Clinton: Email Investigation Doesn't Matter To Voters I've MetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | The Huffington Post

    Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on Saturday downplayed a federal probe into a private email server that she used while secretary of state and repeated that she did not send or receive materials marked classified on the account. "I never sent classified material on my email and I never received any that was marked classified.

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  16. Islamic State Tightens Grip on LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | Real Clear Politics

    During a June-July visit to Libya, I arrived to find that daily life in my home country has become even more depressing than it had been the year before. Tripoli no longer has an airport.

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  17. On Native GroundONE Year Later, the Spirit of Occupy is Still AliveRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2012 | American Reporter

    As a onetime foreign correspondent who wrote from places like Northern Ireland, Iran, Pakistan, India, Vietnam and the Philippines, I see the riots in Cairo, the assassination in Benghazi and the friction in U.S-Israeli relations as part of one picture: a portrait of the Middle Eastern world preparing for war between Iran and Israel. There is no glue between the events in Libya and Egypt, and today's demonstrations in Yemen, Morocco, Sudan, Iraq, Iran and Tunisia, except a deluded Israeli-American's amateurish, offensive film about the Prophet Mohammad - in one scene the director has the Prophet put his head between a woman's legs to see for himself there is no "devil" there.

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  18. Hillary Just Wanted To Send Emails From Her Phone Like A Normal Person. Then The Trouble Started.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | ThinkProgress

    In what's likely to be one of the major controversies of her campaign, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's desire to use her phone for both work and personal communications like the rest of the world has sparked a federal investigation and controversy that may likely set the tone for her campaign - and serve as a warning to the prevailing nominee. We have a complicated relationship with our phones: They are simultaneously the center of all attention and the bane of a technologically enhanced existence.

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  19. Greek island bears brunt as people-smugglers take Turkish routeRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 13 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Michel Allatuain waited beneath the 14th century fortress at the port of this Greek island on Thursday, desperate for a ferry ticket to the European mainland and a better life. The 30-year-old pharmaceutical firm employee from Aleppo, Syria, has been sleeping rough in Kos since he paid 2,000 euros to cross from the Turkish coastal city of Bodrum last week. 2 comments

  20. The "Missing Hillary Emails" Story The Daily Beast Walked BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Media Matters for America

    The Daily Beast has walked back its initial attempt to scandalize a "conspicuous two-month gap" in emails released by the State Department from Hillary Clinton's time as secretary of state, suggesting the gap indicates a tranche of "missing Hillary emails" about the Benghazi attacks. The site has updated its article to note that Clinton and her aides could have used other methods to communicate during that period, completely undermining the story's original implication.

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