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What gun control looks like: getting raided by the feds!

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Barack Obama 'disappointed' with Russia over Edward Snowden and 'Cold War mentality'

U.S. President Barack Obama has confirmed that he would go to Russia later this year for a G20 summit but said he was "disappointed" that Russia granted temporary asylum to former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden.<p>Speaking on NBC's "The Tonight Show" with host Jay Leno, Obama said Moscow …

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Colombia's Hidden Killers: Part 1/2 (Documentary)

Confronting The Bilderberg Group

Mike Whitter speaks at Smoke Down Prohibition 6 in Philadelphia

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“Why did you shoot me? I was reading a book”: The new warrior cop is out of control

<b>(Public Affairs Books/Jenna Pope)</b><p>SWAT teams raiding poker games and trying to stop underage drinking? Overwhelming paramilitary force is on the rise<p>Radley Balko<p>July 7, 2013 11:00am (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Rise of the Warrior Cop: The Militarization of America’s Police Forces”<p>Sal Culosi is dead because …

Here’s the building where the PRISM of France is storing all its citizens’ data

Why didn’t French president François Hollande join the storm of criticism from EU member countries when it was revealed that the United States’ PRISM electronic surveillance program was spying on all internet traffic passing through the US? Perhaps because he knew that France has a similar program, …

The U.S. Already Wants Venezuela to Send Snowden Home

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Edward Snowden is still living out a Tom Hanks movie in a Russian airport, but before Friday evening …

SF jetliner crash kills 2, seriously injures 49

Scramble for answers after SFO jet crash kills 2, seriously injures 49<p>It happened with almost no warning.<p>One minute, Asiana Airlines Flight 214 was making a seemingly routine approach to San Francisco International Airport on a calm, clear Saturday morning after an 11-hour flight from Seoul. …

'For now, we mourn': Few answers after 19 killed in Arizona wildfire

Arizona authorities struggled for answers Monday after 19 highly trained firefighters were trapped and killed by a windblown wildfire — a blaze the governor vowed to stop “before it causes any more heartache.”<p>One day after the worst loss of life for an American fire department since Sept. 11, …

Germany and France Demand to Know Why They Were Being Spied On

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>European politicians are taking their Sunday morning coffee with a side of outrage over the fact …

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Palestinian prime minister announces exit via Twitter after 20 days in the job

Rami Hamdallah's first tweet after being appointed Palestinian prime minister just 20 days ago was bright and encouraging. "Welcome! This is my …

The Snowden Moscow Airport Stakeout Continues

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The plane pictured above is on its way from Moscow to Havana, but without its most famous passenger. …

The Incarceration Epidemic

About one-fourth of all incarcerated people on Earth is in the U.S. That constitutes a public health problem.<p>Shannon Stapleton/Reuters<p>The U.S. incarceration rate has more than quadrupled since 1980. It's now the highest in the world, just ahead of Russia and Rwanda. It is estimated that …

Thai Monks Arrested In Child Sex Scandal

Thai police said Wednesday they had arrested two monks for procuring a 14-year-old boy to perform sexual acts with an abbot, in the latest scandal to shake the kingdom's Buddhist clergy.<p>The pair, who deny any knowledge of the alleged abuse, could face up to 15 years in prison if convicted, Police …

NSA considers ending collection of data on Americans' phone calls

The National Security Agency is reviewing whether to stop collecting a vast stockpile of records of Americans’ telephone calls — the most controversial component of its surveillance programs — by allowing telecommunications companies to retain the data until U.S. intelligence officials have a …

Brazil clashes after President Rousseff praises protests

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/987000/987804_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534592798_149c8cee6912bb6cb9dd37e8fe3d5dab<p><b>Riot police and protesters clashed in fresh protests on Tuesday in Brazil's largest city, Sao Paulo.</b><p>Shops and banks were vandalised by groups of masked …

Edward Snowden: the truth about US surveillance will emerge

The NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden has warned that the truth about the extent of surveillance carried out by US authorities would emerge, even if …

NJ Weedman and Iraq Veteran speak out against the drug war at Smoke Down Joint Summit

The Pope Is a Motorcycle Guy

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Sometimes being the Pope takes you to strange places and requires you to bless strange things. Like …