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Netanyahu’s Visit Bringing Uninvited Problems for Jewish Democrats – New York Times

March 2nd, 2015 No comments

New York Times
Netanyahu's Visit Bringing Uninvited Problems for Jewish Democrats
New York Times
WASHINGTON — Speaker John A. Boehner's unilateral invitation to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel to address Congress on Tuesday has turned a foreign policy issue that has had near unanimous support in both parties — Israel — into a …
Netanyahu set to 'reveal new details to Congress about Iran deal'Jerusalem Post Israel News
Netanyahu to lay out elements of Iran deal, urge pushing back deadlineCNN
Kerry seeks to defuse tension over Netanyahu addressIrish Times
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‘Jihadi John’ part of network linked to failed London bombers: court papers – Reuters

March 2nd, 2015 No comments

Reuters
'Jihadi John' part of network linked to failed London bombers: court papers
Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) – Islamist militant Mohammed Emwazi, identified as 'Jihadi John,' was a member of a network in contact with one of the men convicted of trying to bomb the British capital's underground railway in 2005, according to the government.
Court papers show extent of Mohammed Emwazi's links to terror before joining Fox News
Jihadi John's father under surveillance in Kuwait: reportNew York Daily News
'Jihadi John' likely to become liability for Islamic State; less threatening after The Indian Express
Mirror.co.uk -Zee News -Irish Examiner
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LAPD fatally shoot a homeless man on skid row – Los Angeles Times

March 2nd, 2015 No comments

Los Angeles Times
LAPD fatally shoot a homeless man on skid row
Los Angeles Times
Los Angeles police shot and killed a homeless man on skid row Sunday during an intense altercation caught on video in which an officer can be heard twice shouting "drop the gun!" The dramatic video — viewed more than 2 million times in the first seven …
Police fatally shoot man in Los Angeles in incident captured on video.Washington Post
LAPD officers shoot and kill homeless man after struggle (video)NOLA.com
Los Angeles police shooting of suspect on ground caught on videocleveland.com
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Leonard Nimoy, a pop culture force as Spock of ‘Star Trek,’ dies at 83 – Washington Post

February 28th, 2015 No comments

New York Times
Leonard Nimoy, a pop culture force as Spock of 'Star Trek,' dies at 83
Washington Post
“Someday,” producer Gene Roddenberry said many decades ago, “I'm going to make a science-fiction series and put pointed ears on that guy.” The series was “Star Trek,” and the guy was Leonard Nimoy, who died Feb. 27 at 83. A tall, taut-faced actor, …
For Leonard Nimoy, Spock's Hold Made Reaching Escape Velocity FutileNew York Times
Nimoy inspired generations of sci-fi fansThe Courier-Journal
Ed Power: 'I felt a cold tingle of almost-grief when it was announced that Star Irish Independent
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Russian Opposition Leader Murdered in Moscow – Voice of America

February 28th, 2015 No comments

Voice of America
Russian Opposition Leader Murdered in Moscow
Voice of America
Major Russian opposition leader and former deputy prime minister Boris Nemtsov was shot dead Friday night in central Moscow. The Interior Ministry said Nemtsov was shot four times from a passing car as he walked across a bridge over the Moscow River …
Russian and western leaders condemn murder of Boris NemtsovFinancial Times
Boris Nemtsov shot dead: Putin critic may have been murdered by Islamic The Independent
Mourners Pay Tribute to Russian Politician Boris NemtsovNBCNews.com
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Hill fight features rumblings of Boehner coup – CNN

February 28th, 2015 No comments

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Hill fight features rumblings of Boehner coup
CNN
Washington (CNN) House Speaker John Boehner faces a looming threat from conservatives to oust him as speaker, and it's tying his hands on funding the Department of Homeland Security. Congress passed a one-week extension of funding just hours …
GOP Bombs On Homeland SecurityDaily Beast
US Congress avoids DHS shutdown with last-minute funding billFox News Latino
House will vote Friday to prevent Homeland Security shutdownThe Hill
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US Northern Command: Loose Llamas Had No Connection To ISIS – Huffington Post

February 27th, 2015 No comments

NDTV
US Northern Command: Loose Llamas Had No Connection To ISIS
Huffington Post
The military just shot the elephant in the room. Hours after two llamas wreaked havoc on the streets of Phoenix, Arizona Thursday, the United States Northern Command answered the questions on everyone's minds: Who were the llamas working for? And do …
Loose llamas lassoed after running amok in Arizona, WashingtonChicago Tribune
See this? Llama drama grips the nation for 10 minutesDetroit Free Press
'Llama drama' broadcast live in USBBC News
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Net neutrality decision cheered by tech, decried by telecoms – SFGate

February 27th, 2015 No comments

SFGate
Net neutrality decision cheered by tech, decried by telecoms
SFGate
Silicon Valley tech firms lauded the Federal Communications Commission's decision Thursday to preserve equal access online, while cable companies that stood to profit from a cloistered Internet warned that regulating the Web like a utility will lead to higher …
FCC regulators approve tougher rules for Internet providersPittsburgh Post Gazette
How the net-neutrality vote affects IowaDesMoinesRegister.com
No one's neutral on new internet rulesBoston Herald
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ISIS militant ‘Jihadi John’ identified, US officials say – CNN International

February 27th, 2015 No comments

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ISIS militant 'Jihadi John' identified, US officials say
CNN International
(CNN) His voice became hauntingly familiar as the masked man with a British accent who appeared repeatedly in brutal beheading videos from ISIS. But the identity of "Jihadi John" remained a mystery — until Thursday, when two U.S. officials and two U.S. …
Mohammed Emwazi was an 'extremely kind, extremely gentle' young man Sydney Morning Herald
'Jihadi John' From ISIS Execution Videos Was Under Watch by British IntelligenceNew York Times
'Jihadi John' is a Kuwaiti-born Londoner named Mohammed EmwaziPittsburgh Post Gazette
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Republicans at Odds on Homeland Funds Days Before Expiration – Bloomberg

February 25th, 2015 No comments

Christian Science Monitor
Republicans at Odds on Homeland Funds Days Before Expiration
Bloomberg
Republicans say Speaker John Boehner told them he hadn't spoken to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell for two weeks. Heidi Przybyla t HeidiPrzybyla · Billy House. (Bloomberg) — House Republicans won't act on funding for the U.S. Department of …
John Boehner Shrugs On Possible DHS Shutdown: 'I'm Waiting For The Senate'Huffington Post
Boehner: House awaits Senate action on security fundingPhilly.com
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