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Egypt interim govt. reshuffles governors

Egypt interim govt. swears in new governor line-up The newly appointed Egyptian governors convene in their first meeting in Cairo on August 13, 2013. Egypt‘s interim leadership has sworn in a new line-up of provincial governors a month after the ...

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Diverse Terror Attacks Result in Endless Drills

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State and local governments continue to beef up their response teams, expending millions in the process Julie WilsonInfowars.comAugust 13, 2013 Government alleged “terrorist attacks” can take many forms these days ranging from biological warfare to remotely hijacking your car or ...

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Russian government confirms gay protesters to be arrested at Olympics

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wikinews.org August 13, 2013 Russia’s Interior Ministry confirmed yesterday that the police will enforce the law banning “propaganda of nontraditional sexual relations” during the 2014 Winter Olympics to be held in Sochi in February. The statement said “law enforcement agencies ...

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Another ObamaCare Delay Admitted by the White House

On Monday the New York Times quoted an unnamed White House official stating that another piece of the labyrinthine healthcare law is going to have to be delayed until 2015: the cap on out-of-pocket expenses. This delay will potentially cost many ...

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As Heatwave Grips Northeast Asia, 'A Major Catastrophe' Underway

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A child looks for relief from the heat in Shanghai this July. (Photo: Alphafish DMPaine/cc/flickr)A heat wave continues to blanket parts of northeast Asia, bringing heat-related deaths and record temperatures to the region. Japan marked its hottest day ever on ...

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Pro-NSA Editorial Flails, Snarks At Internet Users, Claims Those Challenging NSA ‘Hate Obama’

techdirt.com August 13, 2013 As more details of the NSA’s Fourth Amendment-abusing surveillance programs continue to be unveiled, it’s been remarkable to watch the verbal and written contortions deployed by supporters to justify each new bit of exposed information. Some ...

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Missing: 78 children from Oklahoma Department of Human Services custody

Randy EllisNewsOK.comAugust 13, 2013 Seventy-eight children in custody of the Oklahoma Department of Human Services are missing. Thirty-eight of them have been missing for more than three months. “That is ridiculous,” said Michelle Zettee, of Midwest City, a former volunteer ...

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'US knows arms in Syria go to al-Qaeda'

A political analyst says that the United States knows the arms it is sending to Syria will end up in the hands of al-Qaeda-affiliated groups. œThey are so desperate to in turn defeat the government of Syria, but they are ...

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Hospital technician infected dozens with hepatitis C

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A US hospital technician has agreed to a plea deal after he admitted to stealing drugs and syringes, infecting dozens of patients with hepatitis C with tainted needles, and “killing a lot of people.” David Kwiatkowski, a traveling medical technician, ...

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City Ordinance Would Criminalize Displaying Toy Guns in ‘Threatening Manner’

City council members in Lakewood, Washington are currently pushing for bigger fines and jail sentences for people who brandish toy guns. The city had recently attempted to charge a woman with a weapons violation for scaring her roommates with a ...

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