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Jon Queally, staff writer
Syriza, the new ruling party in control of the Greek government, revealed its commitment to its anti-austerity campaign promises on Friday as its newly-appointed Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis went toe-to-toe with the head of the head of the European Union's finance ministry and said Greece would no longer bow to the authority of foreign...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
A man comforts a wife of a killed civilian in shelling in Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, Friday, Jan. 30, 2015. (Photo: AP/Vadim Braydov)
Numerous civilians are reported dead and wounded Friday from heavy fighting in...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
"The quest for bioenergy at a meaningful scale is both unrealistic and...

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Chris Kyle's American Sniper, to one critic "an odious homage (to) wholesale slaughter," is everywhere. The film has made millions, the book tops bestseller lists, the media gears up for the trial of the vet who killed Kyle. For many, America's eagerness to lionize a guy who saw all his victims as "savages" while mouthing the mindless, jingoistic pieties of America's wars highlights the moral failings of the culture. His widow to the NRA: He was "an everyday man who loved his God and country."