All News Articles for 2018-04-04

Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Citing 'Don't Be Evil' Motto, 3,000+ Google Employees Demand Company End Work on Pentagon Drone Project
"By entering into this contract, Google will join the ranks of companies like Palantir, Raytheon, and General Dynamics."
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Trump to Sign Proclamation Deploying National Guard to US-Mexico Border 'Immediately'
Neither the White House press secretary nor the secretary of homeland security would deny that the move was influenced by Fox News
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'Least I Could Do': As Sinclair Clamors for Merger, TV Producer Resigns Over Forced Scripts
"The Sinclair/Tribune merger isn't dinner—it's the appetizer."
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otter Trump Interior Department Issues 'Death Sentence to Nearly 300 Threatened Species'
The administration has proposed rescinding a 40-year-old rule, which would eliminate "crucial protections" for threatened species
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A woman holds a 'stop bombing Syria' placard during a Stop the War Coalition demonstration opposite Downing Street on April 7, 2017 in London. (Photo: Chris J Ratcliffe/Getty Images) Out of Syria "Like, Very Soon"? Of Course Not, White House Press Statement Affirms
White House issues statement on Wednesday suggests withdrawal is not, as president said, happening 'real soon'
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50 Years After Assassination, Nation Urged to Acknowledge and Embrace MLK's Radical Vision
"If we are to truly honor Dr. King's life and spirit, let us recommit ourselves to the fight for justice and no longer accept silence on the things that matter."
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Critics Scoff at Zuckerberg's Promise to Comply With New Privacy Rules 'In Spirit'
"This interview should make clear Facebook will only self-regulate to the extent that it doesn't threaten its data-hoarding business model."
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New CDC Report Raises Alarm About Growing Threat of 'Nightmare Bacteria'
U.S. public health officials found bacteria with "unusual" resistance to antibiotics in 27 states last year
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'Almost Like a Bribe': Cecile Richards Recounts Kushner's Offer to Boost Planned Parenthood Funding If Group Ended Abortion Care
"Honestly, it felt almost like a bribe...essentially being asked to barter away women's rights for more money."
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Internal Memo Shows Sinclair Threatening Employees to Keep Mouths Shut About 'Must-Read' Scripts
"Everything Sinclair gives us or forces upon us is met with uproar, but we have no choice," one employee said
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Oklahoma educators As Teacher Rebellion Catches Fire, Oklahoma's GOP Governor Dismisses Educators as Spoiled Children
Sen. Bernie Sanders, meanwhile, thanked them for "leading the nation in the fight for workers' rights and adequate funding for education."
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Mueller Compiling List of Trump's Actions, Including Possible Obstruction of Justice: Report
The special counsel also informed that president that he is a subject in the ongoing Russia investigation
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