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U.S. Jews are not ‘one-issue voters’

U.S. Jews are not ‘one-issue voters’ | ''SNIPPITS'' | Scoop.it
‘One-issue voter’ proposals do more harm than good, failing to reflect how Jewish voters see ourselves and how we function as Jews in America’s democracy. By Rabbi Eric H. Yoffie ...
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Israel’s Rabbi Ovadia is helping stay Netanyahu’s hand on Iran

Israel’s Rabbi Ovadia is helping stay Netanyahu’s hand on Iran | ''SNIPPITS'' | Scoop.it
For now, those who fear a fundamentalist future for Israel can at least take comfort that the only rabbi with a say on affairs of state is trying to avert war.    August 2012 will be one of th...
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Honor Student Harassed By Teacher For Wearing Romney T-Shirt

Honor Student Harassed By Teacher For Wearing Romney T-Shirt | ''SNIPPITS'' | Scoop.it
Daniel Noe: Honor Student Harassed By Teacher For Wearing Romney T-Shirt.
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Uganda Says It's Ebola-Free Again

Uganda Says It's Ebola-Free Again | ''SNIPPITS'' | Scoop.it
Health officials in Uganda have declared an end to a recent outbreak of the Ebola virus, which killed 17 people over the summer.
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George Zimmerman Files Massive Suit Against NBC

George Zimmerman Files Massive Suit Against NBC | ''SNIPPITS'' | Scoop.it
Excerpted from The New York Post: Trayvon Martin shooter George Zimmerman is suing NBC over the network’s botched editing of his 911 tape, Page Six can exclusively reveal.
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BBC denies Savile cover-up claims

BBC denies Savile cover-up claims | ''SNIPPITS'' | Scoop.it
The BBC has said there is "no evidence" to suggest Newsnight was urged to drop a documentary investigating allegations of sexual assault by Sir Jimmy Savile.
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10 Questions You Will Never Hear Anybody in the Media Ask Obama or Romney in the Debates

10 Questions You Will Never Hear Anybody in the Media Ask Obama or Romney in the Debates | ''SNIPPITS'' | Scoop.it
Daniel Noe: 10 Questions You Will Never Hear Anybody in the Media Ask Obama or Romney in the Debates.
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Presidential Debate 2012 (Complete) Romney vs. Obama

Presidential Debate 2012 (Complete) Romney vs. Obama | ''SNIPPITS'' | Scoop.it
First presidential debate between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney in the run up to the general election in November.
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Bachmann stands by comments about Muslim Brotherhood

Bachmann stands by comments about Muslim Brotherhood | ''SNIPPITS'' | Scoop.it
Congresswoman Michele Bachmann said the recent anti-American violence in the Middle East proves that comments she made about the Muslim Brotherhoods influence on the US government are accurate.
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Ambush kills Darfur peacekeepers

Ambush kills Darfur peacekeepers | ''SNIPPITS'' | Scoop.it
Four Nigerian peacekeepers are killed and eight wounded in an ambush in Sudan's western Darfur region, the joint UN-African Union mission says.
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Turkey hits targets inside Syria

Turkey hits targets inside Syria | ''SNIPPITS'' | Scoop.it
Turkey targets positions inside Syria in response to the deaths of five people killed by Syrian shells in a Turkish border town.
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Four more rape cases in Haryana

Four more rape cases in Haryana | ''SNIPPITS'' | Scoop.it
Chandigarh, Oct 3 (IANS) At least four more alleged rape cases, including one of a minor girl and another gang-rape of a newly married woman, have been reported in Haryana in the past 48 hours,...
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2,000 gone in Afghanistan: Did you notice the death of Sgt. Riley Stephens?

2,000 gone in Afghanistan: Did you notice the death of Sgt. Riley Stephens? | ''SNIPPITS'' | Scoop.it
When No. 2,000 fell last weekend in Afghanistan, journalists were keeping count. But is the nation keeping up?
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Mau Mau torture case: Kenyans win ruling against UK

Mau Mau torture case: Kenyans win ruling against UK | ''SNIPPITS'' | Scoop.it
High court gives elderly Kenyans permission to claim damages from British government for abuses suffered during rebellion...
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Growing risk in meningitis outbreak

Growing risk in meningitis outbreak | ''SNIPPITS'' | Scoop.it
NEW YORK (AP) — Health providers are scrambling to notify patients in nearly two dozen states that the routine steroid injections they received for back pain in recent months may have been contaminated with a deadly fungal meningitis.
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3D Printed Drones & Guns: Post Scarcity & The World of Tomorrow

3D Printed Drones & Guns: Post Scarcity & The World of Tomorrow | ''SNIPPITS'' | Scoop.it
Hidden battle lines in the war for global hegemony.  by Tony CartalucciOctober 4, 2012 - Recently, the Wall Street-London corporate-financier Lowy Institute's "Interpreter" posted an article titled, "Printing a drone" that conveyed the following...
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Shir Betar: The Song of Betar & Ze’ev Jabotinsky

Shir Betar:  The Song of Betar & Ze’ev Jabotinsky | ''SNIPPITS'' | Scoop.it
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As Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu noted in his recent UN Speech, in the past year both his father and father in-law passed away.
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Deadly blasts rip through Aleppo

Deadly blasts rip through Aleppo | ''SNIPPITS'' | Scoop.it
At least 34 people are killed and dozens wounded in a series of bomb explosions in the centre of Syria's second city, Aleppo.
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New software uses smartphone camera for spying

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NewsEditor: New software uses smartphone camera for spying.
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Egyptian woman runs for chairmanship of Muslim Brotherhood’s political wing — RT

Egyptian woman runs for chairmanship of Muslim Brotherhood’s political wing — RT | ''SNIPPITS'' | Scoop.it
Sparking controversy, a female candidate is seeking to head the political wing of Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood. She has denied that her candidacy is a smoke screen to distract from criticism that the movement is discriminatory towards women.
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CBS 60 Minutes.US Charter Schools Tied to Imam Fethullah Gulen CBS 60 Minutes.

© CBS 2012. 60 Minutes. No copyright infringement intended. Over the past decade, followers of the mysterious Turkish cleric Fethullah Gulen have opened scor...
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FTC shuts down tech support scams from India that charged $49-$450 to remove nonexistent malware

FTC shuts down tech support scams from India that charged $49-$450 to remove nonexistent malware | ''SNIPPITS'' | Scoop.it
Have you ever got a call from an individual claiming to be from Microsoft, a security company, or a general tech support company who insists you have a virus? Here's the typical scenario: ...
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Mother in Odisha sells baby boy to buy mobile phone, jeans and tops

Mother in Odisha sells baby boy to buy mobile phone, jeans and tops | ''SNIPPITS'' | Scoop.it
Investigation into the sale of a baby boy by his mother in Odishas Jajpur district has revealed curious details the money was used to buy a mobile phone and a pair of jeans among other...
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Lebanon news - NOW Lebanon -Egypt arrests Coptic children for “urinating” on Quran verses

Lebanon news - NOW Lebanon -Egypt arrests Coptic children for “urinating” on Quran verses | ''SNIPPITS'' | Scoop.it
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