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Revealed: California Police Departments Are Using Mass Surveillance Tool

Revealed: California Police Departments Are Using Mass Surveillance Tool | News in english | Scoop.it
Revealed: California Police Departments Are Using Mass Surveillance Tool
Documents show the widespread use of stingray surveillance devices, which collect data about innocent people.
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Jordanian Officials Fail to Respond to Israeli Shooting of Amman Judge

Jordanian Officials Fail to Respond to Israeli Shooting of Amman Judge | News in english | Scoop.it

Israeli soldiers shot and killed an unarmed Jordanian judge on Monday at the Allenby bridge crossing between Jordan and the West Bank after reportedly arguing with Israeli border guards on his way back to Amman from the West Bank....

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Number of millionaire households in the U.S. reaches high

Number of millionaire households in the U.S. reaches high | News in english | Scoop.it

It looks like the ultra-rich have finally shaken off the recession, as there were more millionaire American households than ever last year, a new report found.

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Kissinger Misunderstands Ukraine

Kissinger Misunderstands Ukraine | News in english | Scoop.it

Henry Kissinger got almost everything wrong in his Washington Post op-ed on Ukraine. Despite his surprisingly misinformed observations, his ideas for fixing the crisis at least make sense.

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TRNN Debate: What's Driving Inflation in Venezuela? (1/2) - YouTube

Greg Wilpert and John Weeks discuss the causes and possible solutions to the high inflation in Venezuela

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"A Slow Genocide of the People": Uranium Mining Leaves Toxic Nuclear Legacy on Indigenous Land - YouTube

http://www.democracynow.org - The iconic Grand Canyon is the site of a battle over toxic uranium mining. Last year, a company called Energy Fuels Resources w...

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Texas’s Oil and Water Tightrope

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New oil extraction techniques used in Texas threaten the state’s precious water resources. Real trailblazing is needed to protect groundwater.

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Banks fear too small to survive, not too big to fail -UBS boss | Reuters

Banks fear too small to survive, not too big to fail -UBS boss | Reuters | News in english | Scoop.it

PARIS, March 13 (Reuters) - European banks are moreconcerned about being too small to survive than too big tofail due to the challenges they face from holding more capitaland increased competition and

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Tax-haven fines’ worst toll? Swiss banks’ reputations

Tax-haven fines’ worst toll? Swiss banks’ reputations | News in english | Scoop.it

The hit to the bottom lines of Credit Suisse and UBS is miniscule compared to the possible brand damage

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Rana Plaza victims in Bangladesh still not paid compensation

Rana Plaza victims in Bangladesh still not paid compensation | News in english | Scoop.it

Just seven of the 28 retailers linked to factories in the Bangladesh building which collapsed killing 1,100 workers have paid into fund

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Algerian freed from Guantanamo after 12 years

Algerian freed from Guantanamo after 12 years | News in english | Scoop.it

Ahmed Belbacha turned over to Algerian government after being held in US prison for more than a decade without charge.

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Case Of Rare Female-To-Female HIV Transmission Reported By CDC

Case Of Rare Female-To-Female HIV Transmission Reported By CDC | News in english | Scoop.it

An HIV-positive woman likely transmitted HIV to another woman through sexual contact, according to a new case report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Woman-to-woman transmission of HIV is extremely rare, but can occur through &...

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Breaking: McDonald’s workers mount class action suits in three states

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Fast food strikers' struggle takes a new turn, which could force sketchy franchise system into spotlight

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Bill Gates: People Don't Realize How Many Jobs Will Soon Be Replaced By Software Bots

Bill Gates: People Don't Realize How Many Jobs Will Soon Be Replaced By Software Bots | News in english | Scoop.it

Bill Gates believes that within 20 years a lot of jobs will be replaced by software.

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Experimental force will test Marine women in combat roles

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QUANTICO, Va. – The Marine Corps plans to establish an experimental force consisting of at least 25% women in the most far reaching effort yet to determine how females will perform

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George Soros Predicts Ukraine Could Ruin The EU

George Soros Predicts Ukraine Could Ruin The EU | News in english | Scoop.it

The billionaire financier says in its tepid response to Russia’s Crimea land grab, the EU flubbed a key chance to breathe new life into the stale union.

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India tea workers decry exploitation - YouTube

Despite being part owners, many employees of Amalgamated Tea say they are still living in absolute poverty. Many people who work in India's tea industry comp...

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CIA vs. Senate: Who Is Obama Protecting? - YouTube

Elizabeth Goitein: President Obama is protecting senior CIA officials and himself See more videos: http://therealnews.com

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After Ukraine, Turkey might be the Next Target of "Regime Change"

After Ukraine, Turkey might be the Next Target of "Regime Change" | News in english | Scoop.it

The plot and the leading actors are almost the same. Just change the backdrop. Throw in the diplomatic and intelligence machinations into the mix and you have a recipe for regime change.  A corrupt...

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Gabriel Resources uncertain about future of Romanian gold project

Gabriel Resources uncertain about future of Romanian gold project | News in english | Scoop.it

The miner may lay off 400 workers at its Romanian subsidiary unless prospects for its Rosia Montana gold project improve.

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it is urgent to break up big banks into smaller units

We all know the saying, “Too big to fail”. The way governments have managed the crisis caused by the banks has given rise to, “Too big to jail,” |1| which is equally poetic! |2| Although the US gov...

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US air force documents reveal 'rot' in culture of nuclear weapons officers

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Launch officers barely passed inspection at North Dakota base as evidence grows of cheating and ‘unprofessional’ behaviour

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US criticised by UN for human rights failings on NSA, guns and drones

US criticised by UN for human rights failings on NSA, guns and drones | News in english | Scoop.it

Geneva panel share deep concerns over US record on host of different subjects, including racial inequality and Guantánamo detention

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Cats of war: Animals suspected by British of spying on WW1 trenches - Telegraph

Cats of war: Animals suspected by British of spying on WW1 trenches - Telegraph | News in english | Scoop.it

First World War British intelligence officers on the Western Front suspected two cats and a dog of spying for the Germans

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Propaganda, lies and the New York Times: Everything you really need to know about Ukraine

Propaganda, lies and the New York Times: Everything you really need to know about Ukraine | News in english | Scoop.it

The media keeps buying the American spin on what's happening in Ukraine. Let's cut through the fog

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