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National Solar Observatory and U.S. Post Office remain under (Day 3) FBI quarantine and nobody knows why

Townsfolk and the Sheriff of Sunspot, New Mexico, are furious after special agents from the Federal Bureau of Investigation forcefully evacuated employees, visitors, and residents from the National Solar Observatory and nearby U.S. Post Office at Sacramento Peak on Friday following a … Continue reading

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‘We’ve Been Attacked’: A Personal Reflection About Sept. 11, 2001

I was just three months into a new job in midtown Manhattan as a publicist for a classical music producer and conductor when the planes hit the towers on Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2001. As I emerged from the subway platform … Continue reading

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North Korea celebrated 70 years with a military parade without ICBMs | Thanks to Trump & Kim

The Kim Jong Un regime celebrated the 70th anniversary of North Korea’s founding with a military parade Sunday, and intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) were noticeably absent from the display. The decision to refrain from brandishing missiles the regime developed to … Continue reading

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German Minister: If U.S. ‘Crosses the Line’ Europe Must Act | Trump Hatred May Force NATO to Pay for Military

Europe should scale up military spending in order to act as a counterpoint to an unpredictable and unreliable United States, the German foreign minister said in an op-ed Wednesday, an unusually forthright criticism of U.S. foreign policy by a senior … Continue reading

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Intel vets slam Brennan as Trump dares ex-spymaster to sue over security clearance

“Intelligence officers speculate really at our own risk, at their own peril,” Daniel Hoffman, who served as CIA station chief in Moscow during the Obama administration, said in a Monday telephone interview with Fox News. “We shouldn’t be doing that. … Continue reading

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The centaur robot will rescue you from danger | A Bit Scary Too

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‘There Are No Girls Left’: Syria’s Christian Villages Hollowed Out by ISIS – The New York Times

TEL TAL, Syria — The memories of the retired oilman dot the village in Syria where he grew up. The mud chapel he got married in. The concrete church he helped build that would overflow with worshipers on holidays. The … Continue reading

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