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Police fire tear gas at Istanbul protesters

Thousands gather in Turkish city to denounce new laws increasing government control over the courts and the Internet.<p>Turkish riot police have fired tear gas to disperse thousands of demonstrators in central Istanbul protesting against what they see as authoritarian new laws from Prime Minister …

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Dismantling the Surveillance State

On Tuesday, Judge Richard Leon held that the National Security Agency’s controversial phone records program likely violates the Fourth Amendment’s …

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Libya: suicide bombing at army base near Benghazi kills 7

A suicide bomb attack at an army base outside Benghazi in eastern Libya killed at least seven people and wounded up to 15 on Sunday, medical and security sources said.<p>The attacker blew himself up in a car in front of the base in Barsis, some 50 km (30 miles) outside Benghazi, a security source said.<p>…