All News Articles for 2018-02-02

Friday, February 2, 2018
Realizing Worst Fears of Peace Groups, Trump's Nuclear Posture Review Urges Expanded Use of World's Deadliest Weapons
"Who let Dr. Strangelove write the Nuclear Posture Review?"
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patients receives vaccine 'Crisis No One Is Talking About': GOP Threatens Healthcare of 26 Million People
Sens. Sanders and Baldwin demand urgent action as thousands of community health centers face uncertain future without federal funds
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With FCC's Order Sent to Senate, Internet Defenders Inch Toward Vote to Restore Net Neutrality
With one more vote needed to reverse panel's unpopular vote, internet freedom groups are putting pressure on Republican senators
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Dems Warn Trump That Using GOP Memo to Fire Mueller Would Trigger 'Constitutional Crisis'
"We write to inform you that we should consider such unwarranted action as an attempt to obstruct justice in the Russia investigation."
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'Shit Show of Dishonesty Across the Board': #MemoDay Sparks Wave of Critique
Critics unleashed ire at Republicans—including Trump, Ryan, and Nunes—while offering an array of informed context regarding the memo
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Nearly Four Eco-Defenders Killed Per Week in 2017 Amid 'Ruthless Scramble' for Resources
"Until companies, investors, and governments genuinely include communities in decisions around the use of their land and natural resources, the people who dare to speak out will continue to face violence, imprisonment, and loss of life."
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Donald Savastano, seen on the left, on Jan. 3 when he was presented with a ceremonial million dollar check at the convenience store in upstate New York where he bought the winning lottery ticket. (Photo: screengrab from WBNG video) Lottery Winner, Finally Able to Afford Healthcare, Learns He Has Cancer and Dies Within Weeks of Getting $1 Million
Donald Savastano had reportedly "been scrounging up every penny he had for the doctor's visit"
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Global Alarm as Trump CDC Plans to 'Dramatically' Slash Epidemic Prevention
Democratic lawmakers and global health groups are calling on Republicans to continue funding for epidemic preparedness abroad
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Afraid He Might Act, Pentagon Reportedly Not Giving Trump Military Options on North Korea
The White House is still weighing plans for "preemptive" attack on North despite warnings it would "trigger an all-out war"
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Implications for 2020 and Beyond as Judge Strikes Down Florida's "Nonsensical" Felony Voter Law
"Partisan officials have extraordinary authority to grant or withhold the right to vote from hundreds of thousands of people without any constraints, guidelines, or standards. The question now is whether such a system passes constitutional muster. It does not."
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After Being Denied 'Minute Alone' With Convicted Child Molester, Father Lunges at Larry Nassar in Courtroom
"I would ask you to as part of the sentencing to grant me 5 minutes in a locked room with this demon. Would you do that?"
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President Donald Trump Eating His Own: Ahead of Memo Release, Trump Attacks Top Officials at FBI and Justice Department
With expected release of a "cherry-picked" memo designed to discredit Mueller probe, president lashes out at his own law enforcement agencies
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Trump: I 'Didn't Care' About Arctic Drilling Until My Big Oil Friend Said I Should
"It's a sickening display of how easily the president is swayed into supporting something that will likely benefit his friends at the expense of the public."
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