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  1. Former Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir dead at 68Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Former Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir is critically ill because of a kidney-related ailment and is now admitted to a hospital in New Delhi. Justice Kabir played pivotal role in the issues related to human rights and election laws.

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  2. Opinion LineRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    The FBI investigating high stakes poker in Wichita? What's next, a legal casino south of town? With perhaps a big poker room? The state can't balance the budget and fund schools, but the governor wants to build the Sam Brownback International Airport. Is that right? Our Kansas U.S. senators need to hold town forum events.

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  3. Brownback seeks federal support for alternative energyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Gov. Sam Brownback co-signed a letter sent to President Trump last week seeking greater federal support of alternative energy. The letter from the Governor's Wind and Solar Energy Coalition called for increased federal funding for modernizing power grids and for more research and development.

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  4. Letters on special election, Brownback shell game, welfare rules, NATORead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    With the upcoming election to fill the vacant U.S. House seat of Mike Pompeo, the people of Kansas have the chance to make history. They can send a message to the new president that we did not elect a king.

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  5. McCain criticizes Trump for calling media 'the enemy':...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    Sen. John McCain spoke out Saturday in defense of the free press after President Donald Trump lashed out against the news media several times over the past week, at one point declaring it "the enemy of the American People!" Such talk, McCain, R-Ariz., said on NBC News in an interview set to air Sunday, was "how dictators get started." President Donald Trump further escalated his attacks on the news media Friday afternoon when he tweeted that outlets like the New York Times, NBC, ABC , CBS and CNN are not his enemy but are "the enemy of the American People."

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  6. Iran dismisses new US pressure, calls for 'mutual respect'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Iran Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif speaks on the last day of the Munich Security Conference in Munich, southern Germany, Sunday, Feb. 18, 2017. Iran Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif speaks on the last day of the Munich Security Conference in Munich, southern Germany, Sunday, Feb. 18, 2017.

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  7. How to Protect Your Digital Privacy in the Era of Public ShamingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Truthdig

    Every January, I do a digital tune-up, cleaning up my privacy settings, updating my software and generally trying to upgrade my security. This year, the task feels particularly urgent as we face a world with unprecedented threats to our digital safety.

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  8. U.S. senators consider sanctions against Iran for missile developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    A ballistic missile is launched and tested in an undisclosed location, Iran, in this handout photo released by the official website of Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps on March 8, 2016. Photo - REUTERS/sepahnews.com/Handout via Reuters A ballistic missile is launched and tested in an undisclosed location, Iran, in this handout photo released by the official website of Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps on March 8, 2016.

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  9. Suppressing free press is how dictators get started, says U.S. Senator McCainRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    US senator John McCain speaks on the first day of the 53rd Munich Security Conference at the Bayerischer Hof hotel in Munich, southern Germany, on February 17, 2017. Photo - AFP US senator John McCain speaks on the first day of the 53rd Munich Security Conference at the Bayerischer Hof hotel in Munich, southern Germany, on February 17, 2017.

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  10. Trump's cabinet-pick confirmations are taking longer than Obama's didRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    But compared with where past administrations stood by this point, it's nowhere near as full. As of Thursday, 13 of Trump's nominees had been confirmed by the Senate; among the seats still open are the secretaries of commerce, energy, and housing and urban development.

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  11. Israeli leader lauds 'new day' in relations with Trump's USRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Gazette

    Benjamin Netanyahu told his Cabinet Sunday that last week's meeting with Trump in Washington was "historic" and strengthened the two countries' longtime alliance. After eight years of testy ties with Barack Obama, Netanyahu seems to be relishing Trump's warm embrace.

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  12. Trump must punish Russia for election interferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Today, Sen. Graham urged President Donald Trump to take action against Russia over allegations that Moscow interfered in the election that brought him to power. He says Congress needs to get involved to ensure there are "consequences" for the alleged hacking.

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  13. EDITORIAL: Mr. Pruitt, save Colorado from the EPARead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Gazette

    The Obama administration's EPA has taken a heavy toll on Colorado's environment. The agency filed a costly lawsuit against Colorado Springs that threatens to enrich lawyers with money the city would otherwise invest to protect the environment from the dangers of outdated stormwater infrastructure.

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  14. McCain slams Trump in Munich speech without using his nameRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Senator John McCain, R-Ariz., speaks during the Munich Security Conference in Munich, southern Germany, Friday, Feb. 17, 2017. The annual weekend gathering is known for providing an open and informal platform to meet in close quarters.

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  15. Trump reassures supporters in fiery campaign-style speechRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    At the end of a stormy first month in office, President Donald Trump took to the road, revisiting the style and substance of the campaign trail at a rally in Florida President Donald Trump turned back the clock with a bold and aggressive Florida speech straight out of his 2016 campaign playbook, enthralling fans while insisting all is well in the White House despite weeks of turbulence. He also took aim at his favorite foil, the "dishonest" news media that he said has become "part of the corrupt system."

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  16. The Press vs. the Presidentby Kevin D. WilliamsonThe problem with the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | National Review Online

    His administration "insults women" and his unwelcome presence in public life "insults us all." And, because the Republican party is all about the winning these days, the GOP establishment is "ready to forgive" .

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  17. Umbrellas: The iPhones of the Victorian AgeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Reason Magazine

    Big cities are great places if you're looking for work, stimulation, love, or a new life. But the density that fosters excitement and opportunity also erodes security and identity.

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  18. Big Brother in the U.K.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Reason Magazine

    The United Kingdom's Gangmasters and Labour Abuse Authority is not part of an agency tasked with fighting terrorism. It's a licensing body that "regulates businesses who provide workers to the fresh produce supply chain and horticulture industry, to make sure they meet the employment standards required by law," according to its mission statement.

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  19. Trump rallies supporters by renewing old promises, insultsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    Just four weeks into his administration, President Donald Trump appeared at a campaign rally that mirrored the months leading up to Election Day, complete with promises to repeal the health care law, insults for the news media and a playlist highlighted by the Rolling Stones. "I want to be among my friends and among the people," Trump told a cheering crowd packed into an airport hangar in central Florida, praising his "truly great movement."

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  20. Sudan's president accompanies UAE's rulers to defense showRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir has accompanied two of the United Arab Emirates' most-powerful rulers to a defense show. Al-Bashir was flanked by Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nayhan and Dubai's ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum at the event Sunday.

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