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Bush senior's emails, photos hacked

Source: Politics Balla | Feb 8 2013, 9:10am CST | by Luigi Lugmayr

Bush senior's emails, photos hacked
Washington, Feb 8 (IANS) A computer hacker has stolen personal emails and photographs belonging to former US president George H.W. Bush and his family, a media report said.
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Gabby Giffords Tours Nine States Pushing Gun Control for Her 'Protect All Women Tour'

Oct 14 2014 7:03pm CDT | Source: Big Government

Gun control proponent Gabby Giffords is set to undertake a nine-state, "Protect All Women Tour."  Her first stop is in Maine: a state in which she met with George H.W. Bush and raised money for gun control gubernatorial candidate Michael Michaud (D) in August.  According to the Portland Press Herald, Giffords' tour is called the "Protect All Women Tour." She is pushing for a federal law to treat misdemeanor domestic violence offenders like felons and bar them from poss ...
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Everything You Need To Know About The Islamic State

Oct 14 2014 12:58pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

In June 2014, militants of the Islamic State captured Iraq's second largest city, Mosul, in a lightning offensive. Since then, the extremist group, which is also known as ISIS or ISIL, has conquered large swaths of Iraq and Syria. The militants have killed soldiers and civilians in both countries, enslaved women and children, beheaded several western hostages and forced hundreds of thousands out of their homes. Here's what you need to know to understand the Islamic State's brut ...
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Vet labeled 'paranoid' for political views fights back

Oct 11 2014 3:51pm CDT | Source: WND

A mental health screener is being accused of labeling a veteran “delusional” and “paranoid” and ordering him into a mental health hold because of his political statements. The accusation comes in a case brought by a Marine who was taken into custody by law enforcement after the screener for Chesterfield County, Virginia, said he believed the military man might be a danger, even though the two never had met and never had even talked on the telephone. The Marine, Brandon Rau ...
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Explicit Failure: How The Right Lost The War On Pornography

Oct 8 2014 7:42am CDT | Source: ThinkProgress

In the heart of Washington, DC, in a generic-looking 11-story office building whose owners boast of its “high window ratio,” sits a 52-year-old tax-exempt organization named Morality in Media (MiM). It is perhaps the nation’s loudest voice against adult pornography. With a coalition that reads like a who’s who of conservative Christian organizations, the group is determined to get U.S. Department of Justice to enforce what it calls “existing federal obscenity ...
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'Meh' Economy Muddies Mid-Term Election Picture

Oct 3 2014 9:16am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

It's the "meh" economy, stupid. 2014 is not a boom year or a bust year. It's just "meh." That's why President Obama chose his words carefully when he talked about the economy in his CBS "60 Minutes" interview last week. "Ronald Reagan used to ask the question, 'Are you better off than you were four years ago?' In this case, are you better off than you ...
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Jimmy Carter Celebrates 90th Birthday

Oct 1 2014 12:00pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

ATLANTA (AP) — Former President Jimmy Carter blew out three candles representing the past, present and future to celebrate his 90th birthday. Carter and his wife, Rosalynn, thanked family, friends and staff at the Carter Center in Atlanta on Wednesday morning. They gathered in a new monarch butterfly garden and then participated in a short ceremony in a chapel on the grounds. The 39th U.S. president joked that "it's been a good first 90 years." He said his child ...
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The United States' New War in the Middle East

Sep 30 2014 11:19am CDT | Source: Truthout Stories

As Congress skipped town and avoided a vote on war, President Obama announced this week that the US was taking the lead in bombing jihadists in Iraq and Syria, opening what is being widely interpreted as another long and costly American military campaign in the Middle East. This week, Bill discusses the latest on the conflict with Jonathan Landay, a veteran national security reporter for McClatchy Newspapers and Matthew H ...
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The United States' New War in the Middle East

Sep 30 2014 11:19am CDT | Source: Truthout Stories

As Congress skipped town and avoided a vote on war, President Obama announced this week that the US was taking the lead in bombing jihadists in Iraq and Syria, opening what is being widely interpreted as another long and costly American military campaign in the Middle East. This week, Bill discusses the latest on the conflict with Jonathan Landay, a veteran national security reporter for McClatchy Newspapers and Matthew Hoh, a form ...
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