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Al-Shabaab confirms leader was targeted in US drone strike
ISIS Claims Execution of Journalist Steven Sotloff
Where right-wing lies are born: the wingnut Web, WorldNetDaily and how conservative nonsense infects America
US attacks al-Shabaab in Somalia
Obama: 'America Deserves a Raise'
Obama Notifies Congress of Ordering Airstrikes in Iraq

• Vietnam vet to Mitch McConnell: 'You failed to do' your duty
• Republican Control of Congress? 9 Races to Watch
• California orders Pacific Gas to pay $1.4bn penalty for 2010 explosion
• Mark Begich Pulls Controversial Ad About GOP Challenger Dan Sullivan
• The State Department Says Russia Is Invading Ukraine—Should We Believe It?
• Right-Wing Watchdogs Push "Bogus" EPA Map Conspiracy
• Halliburton Agrees to $1.1 Billion Settlement for BP Oil Spill
• Ukraine Cites 15,000 Russian Troops and Rebels Amid Putin's 'Take Kiev' Remark
• Ukraine: Russian forces in major rebel cities
• Putin Reportedly Says Russia Could ‘Take Kiev in 2 Weeks’
• 6 militants killed in US Somalia strike
• Ouch! Texas Judge Slams Heartland-linked Right-wing "Expert Witness" for Wasting His Time
• New ad hits McConnell for abandoning his old Kentucky home
• Politico: GOP Worried About Falling Short in Mid-Terms
• How to topple a Tea Party hero: Steve King’s Dem challenger unloads on “just how damaging” he is
• NY-11, NY-LtGov: Severe Establishment Disruption Among New York's Grubby Ruling Elite?
• Cops Rough Up Citizen Journalist for Videotaping Republicans Being Nasty
• Sovereign Citizens Duped Kids into Discovering Cops' Home Addresses
• Meet the Ronald Reagan Appointee Making Antonin Scalia's Life Very Difficult
• DNA evidence could exonerate two in North Carolina death row case
• Man of God Huckabee Hates Regulations on Fronts for Money Laundering, Terrorists
• US calls for North Korea to free three detained Americans
• Obama Takes to Road to Push Rise in Minimum Wage
• US calls for North Korea to free three detained Americans
• UN to send investigators to Iraq over allegations of Islamic State 'atrocities'

Obamacare Converts Showing Up in Unlikely Places | SD-Sen: Is a Prairie Populist Building a Big November Surprise While the DSCC Wastes Its Time in Dixie? | Extremely Unpopular GOP PA Governor in a Serious State of Denial | Rick Perry Deletes Tweet Mocking District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg, Questionably Claims it Was "Unauthorized" | Christie Studies Foreign Affairs for a 2016 Test | Analysis ►  What the left must really do to defeat the wingnuts: rescue the congressional elections | Cuomo may dump Hochul, fearing a Tim Wu primary win | Why You Should Care About the NY Lt. Gov. Race

Analysis ►  Voters Are Likely to 'Keep the Bums In' Despite Low Congressional Approval

Warren Says She’ll Vote for Casino Repeal | House Republicans Don't Expect a Shutdown | McCain Demands Obama Lays Out Policy to Defeat ISIS, But Can't Give Specifics Himself | Rep. Peter King Joins the Ranks of Right Wingers Heaping Praise on Foreign Leaders

Why an 'ISIL War Tax' and a 'Russia Containment Tax' Are Necessary – Now

Analysis ►  (No) Surprise! Andrew Cuomo actively worked to undermine Democratic control of Senate | Detroit presents plans to cut debt as historic bankruptcy trial begins | Face of the right’s Obamacare hypocrisy: Why is Indiana’s GOP governor getting a pass? | Preview ►  One Judge to Decide the Future of Detroit

Russian Bank Hires Former Senators Trent Lott, John Breaux to Lobby Against U.S. Sanctions

Ethics Complaint Raises Many Disturbing Questions About Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange And His Assault on Non-Indian Gaming Facilities

Analysis ►  Want to crush poverty? Here's how the government can end joblessness | Joe Biden: American Workers Don't Want a Handout, 'Just Give Them a Chance' | Spitting on the working poor: Living wage surcharges and the nickel-and-diming of America

Analysis ►  Ahmed Abdi Godane: the al-Shabaab leader targeted by air strikes | Russia to Revise Military Doctrine in Response to NATO | Iraqi prime minister pledges to root out militants | Analysis ►  To fight ISIS the West must do more to integrate potentially alienated Muslims | Analysis ►  McCain Says We Must Fight ISIS in Syria and Iraq. Have We Learned Nothing at All from the Iraq War?

Decaying Guantánamo Defies Closing Plans

Analysis ►  ISIS: Barbaric throwbacks to over a thousand years ago: | ISIS Hostage David Cawthorne Haines Does Security Work for Aid Groups | How America Made ISIS | America’s “war on terror” is a complete failure | Analysis ►  Washington Created its Own Worst Nightmare – but it Could Still Create Something Worse | ISIS: Italy Steps Up Security After Reports that Pope Francis Might Be a Target of the Terror Group

Britain 'Deplores' Israel Decision to Claim West Bank Land | NATO Set to Ratify Pledge on Joint Defense in Case of Major Cyberattack

Beijing faces defiance in Hong Kong on vote reform | What You Should Know About the ‘Soft Coup’ Unfolding in Pakistan

Federal judge blocks enforcement of new Louisiana abortion law | Preview ►  7th Circuit's Turn to Hear Same-Sex Marriage Case

Ferguson Cops Start Wearing Body Cameras | Darren Wilson Online Fundraisers End with Little Explanation | Ok, we're officially a depraved, paranoid society | Analysis ►  Too Little Too Late: Ferguson Police Now Wearing Body Cameras | FBI Addressing Leak of Nude Celebrity Photos | Son of Allentown police chief allegedly pulls gun on detectives in road rage incident

CNN host stunned when radical Muslim cleric makes 9/11 joke during soundcheck | George Will Praises Obama's Caution on Taking Military Action Against ISIS

Man Who Defrauded EPA Calls EPA 'Fraudulent' on FOX

Scott Brown Says Out-of-State Voters Should Come to N.H. Anyway to Vote for Him

Analysis ►  While conservatives love to beat up on the SNAP food stamp program, there's an awkward little fact that might horrify them

New York: Bank didn't lend to blacks in Buffalo | U.S. Solar Manufacturer Wants Tariffs on the Chinese as Punishment for Cyber-Attacks | Home Depot investigating possible breach by hackers hunting credit cards | Eric Cantor to Join Investment Bank Moelis & Co. as Vice Chairman And Managing Director

Armed Open Carry activists crash Ohio anti-gun violence rally and harass protesters | Officials: 9-Year-Old Girl Who Killed Instructor Said Uzi Was Too Powerful

How bad was Michael Brown's school? | Koch Network Poised to Control FSU | Boy Sent Home from School Because His Hair Was 'Too Long'

Drug company admits it concealed debilitating side effects, fatalities from government regulators | Obamacare Won't Be Repealed Until at Least 2017, Koch-Backed Group Privately Admits | Dispatch from Liberia: An Epidemic of Fear

Private Prison Stocks Soar as Companies Cash in on Incarcerated Immigrants | 16 Reasons Why Opening Our Borders Makes More Sense Than Militarizing Them

Desperately Dry California Tries to Curb Private Drilling for Water

Apple blames 'very targeted attack' for hack of nude celebrity photos

Analysis ►  American Religious, Political Ideologies Revealed in One Graph | Watch this! ►  Texas pastor demands public library ‘purge’ vampire books: I think it’s dangerous for kids

Ferguson isn’t about black rage against cops. It’s white rage against progress

School District Cuts Ties with Gordon College Over Anti-Gay Request

Abortion Rights Aren’t Safe in the South

The True Story of How One Man Shut Down American Commerce to Avoid Paying His Workers a Fair Wage


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