All News Articles for 2018-08-13

Monday, August 13, 2018
containers of roundup With Merger Pending, Bayer Shares Plunge After Court Orders Monsanto to Pay $289 Million to Cancer Victim
The nosedive comes as groups say nearly-finalized merger threatens consumers, farmers, and planet
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'Deeply Flawed' Report Admits Immigrant Youth Put in Solitary and Restrained With Bags Over Their Heads, But Claims 'No Abuse' Found
The treatment teens were subjected to in a Virginia facility "are unacceptable and un-American, whether or not they meet the state's legal threshold for abuse or neglect," says ACLU
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In Private Meeting, Facebook Exec Warns News Outlets to Cooperate or End Up Dying in 'Hospice'
"Anyone who does care about news needs to understand Facebook as a fundamental threat."
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“We conducted a detailed review of public records and found reason to suspect Ross violated the criminal conflict-of-interest law.” (Photo: Andrew Harnik/AP) Watchdog Calls for Investigation Into Wilbur Ross' Financial Dealings
Campaign Legal Center says commerce secretary violated federal law
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'A Change Is Gonna Come': Poll Shows Democratic Voters Like Socialism More Than Capitalism
"The system has failed tens of millions of people who want and deserve something better."
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Google Tracking User Data Even When 'Location History' Is Off: AP
New investigation by Associated Press shows how iPhone and Android users' location data is still recorded even when they have been misled to believe it isn't
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'More Questions Than Answers' as Ellison Follows Denial of Abuse Accusations With Silence
A former girlfriend accused the lawmaker of domestic assault over the weekend, days before Ellison's primary for Minnesota attorney general
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'I Just Fight Back': Trump Celebrates Firing of Peter Strzok, FBI Agent at Center of Unhinged Conspiracy Theories
The ousted FBI agent's lawyer argued that the decision to terminate Strzok was made "in response to political pressure" and "should be deeply troubling to all Americans"
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As UN Rights Chief Warns Trump's Press Attacks 'Close to Incitement of Violence,' Newspapers Ready Coordinated Response
Trump's anti-media rhetoric could "set in motion a chain of events which could quite easily lead to harm being inflicted on journalists just going about their work."
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Sharing Family's Immigrant Story, Stephen Miller's Uncle Horrified by His Xenophobic, Hypocritical Nephew
Chief artchitect of Trump's racist immigration policies receives tough review from family member with brutal op-ed from his mother's brother
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Here's the Video of Schoolchildren Just Moments Before Being Massacred by U.S.-Backed Saudi Bombing
"This blood is on America's hands, as long as we keep sending the bombs that kill so many Yemenis."
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