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Civil liberties groups file lawsuit over NYPD surveillance of Muslims

Asad "Ace" Dandia, a 20-year-old college student and Brooklyn native, thought nothing of the Facebook friend request he approved in March 2012.<p>The …

Men built X-ray gun to shoot Israel opponents – FBI

The FBI has charged two men with making a portable X-ray weapon that they intended to use to secretly sicken opponents of Israel.<p>An indictment …

Stop Taking Orwell's Name in Vain

The author loathed cliches and conveniently murky political buzzwords—like "Orwellian."<p>Time<p>Anyone who's read the commentary surrounding the news of the NSA's PRISM program knows that George Orwell remains ubiquitous decades after his death. TV pundits, editorial writers, and the average Twitter …

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Republicans' No Child Left Behind Bill Passes House Committee, Moving Away From Bush's Vision

The House Education and the Workforce Committee on Wednesday passed the Student Success Act, chairman Rep. John Kline's (R-Minn.) rewrite of the No Child Left Behind Act with a 23-16 vote along party lines.<p>"Our students deserve more than a short-term fix," Kline said. "They deserve a better …