All News Articles for 2016-07-01

Friday, July 1, 2016
Developing: Armed Attackers Take Hostages in Bangladesh Attack
Update II : CNN is reporting that "some officials cast doubt on the claim" that it was an ISIS attack, and Reuters reports : "Bangladesh security forces were preparing to free around 20 hostages." Update : ABC News reports that ISIS has claimed responsibility for the attack. Earlier: Armed...
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Wow. Americans Really, Really Don't Like Trump or Clinton
New Gallup poll shows the two as among the worst rated presidential candidates
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Critics Skewer Obama's "Meaningless" Stab at Drone Transparency
'The drone data could be completely misleading—and provide a veneer of legitimacy to unlawful killings.'
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As World Burns, Richest Nations Can't Decide When to End Fossil Fuel Handouts
Despite ambitious pledges, global energy ministers could not agree on a target date to phase out billions in subsidies to dirty energy
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Mississippi Hate Bill Smacked Down in 'Blistering Opinion'
"We remain vigilant in the fight for equality and justice for all."
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Fracking-Affected Families Plead with President Obama: 'We Need Help.'
"It's not too late to provide leadership on fracking as part of his lasting legacy for the history books."
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Former US Drone Techs Condemn Inhumanity of Secretive Kill Program
Whistleblowers Cian Westmoreland and Lisa Ling criticized the bombing campaign for what they say was a lack of recognition for human life
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'Quite Disturbing': Leaked Docs Reveal How Easily FBI Can Spy on Journalists
'The other major question here is: why are these rules secret in the first place?'
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