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Finding Your Best Investigative Business Story: Self-guided training

Finding Your Best Investigative Business Story: Self-guided training | The Peoples News | Scoop.it
So, you want to do an investigative business story. You've got several ideas, but how do you decide which one to pitch to your editor?

In one hour of self-guided training, Pulitzer winner Michael J.
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Ethics Office Warns Confirmations For Trump Nominees Are Moving Too Fast

Ethics Office Warns Confirmations For Trump Nominees Are Moving Too Fast | The Peoples News | Scoop.it
The head of the Office of Government Ethics writes that several nominees have not completed the required ethics review process or submitted financial disclosures. Hearings begin next week.
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Obama-led drone strikes kill innocents 90% of the time: report

Obama-led drone strikes kill innocents 90% of the time: report | The Peoples News | Scoop.it
Drone strikes conducted by the United States during a 5-month-long campaign in Afghanistan caused the deaths of unintended targets nearly nine out of ten times, leaked intelligence documents suggest.
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Two peas in a racist pod: Jeff Sessions’ alarming history of opposing civil rights

Two peas in a racist pod: Jeff Sessions’ alarming history of opposing civil rights | The Peoples News | Scoop.it
The newly appointed attorney general had criticized civil rights groups as “un-American”
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israeli diplomat caught on camera plotting to 'take down' UK MPs

Shai Masot is recorded discussing how to discredit MPs in comments described by Israeli embassy as ‘unacceptable’. An Israeli embassy official has bee
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Israeli diplomat who plotted against MPs also set up political groups

Israeli diplomat who plotted against MPs also set up political groups | The Peoples News | Scoop.it
Shai Masot is filmed covertly as he boasts about establishing several groups, at least one intended to influence Labour policy
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Stop Sessions: Deliver petitions to Senate offices

Stop Sessions: Deliver petitions to Senate offices | The Peoples News | Scoop.it
More than 600,000 people signed petitions urging Senators to oppose Jeff Sessions and other Trump Cabinet picks. DFA members are going to Senators' offices this Thursday to deliver the petitions. Can you join them -- and help stop Sessions?
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In Tampa, Food Not Bombs activists arrested for feeding the homeless—again

In Tampa, Food Not Bombs activists arrested for feeding the homeless—again | The Peoples News | Scoop.it
Two activists with Food Not Bombs are handcuffed after they defied police orders to stop feeding the homeless in a downtown Tampa public park.Anthon
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Busted: Netanyahu caught on tape offering to cripple paper’s competitor for favorable coverage

Busted: Netanyahu caught on tape offering to cripple paper’s competitor for favorable coverage | The Peoples News | Scoop.it
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South Korean government takes long-awaited steps for companion animals in 2017. - Stop the Dog and Cat Consumption in S. Korea!

South Korean government takes long-awaited steps for companion animals in 2017. - Stop the Dog and Cat Consumption in S. Korea! | The Peoples News | Scoop.it
The South Korean government is finally feeling the heat from the global campaigns against the inhumane dog and cat meat industry. The many years of hard work by animal rights activists and organizations both within Korea and abroad seem to be paying off, even if the ultimate goal of banning the sale of dog meat has not yet been reached
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Best Buy Geek Squad Informant Use Has FBI on Defense in Child-Porn Case

Best Buy Geek Squad Informant Use Has FBI on Defense in Child-Porn Case | The Peoples News | Scoop.it
Questions linger about law-enforcement honesty, unconstitutional searches, underhanded use of informants and twisted logic in a
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Documents show CSIS and RCMP's role in post-9/11 torture of 3 Canadians in Syria

Documents show CSIS and RCMP's role in post-9/11 torture of 3 Canadians in Syria | The Peoples News | Scoop.it
Thousands of pages of secret files obtained by CBC reveal how Canada’s police and intelligence service not only knew three Canadians were being tortured in Syrian jails, but co-operated with Syrian officials in their interrogations.
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Lake access fight pits fishing club against billionaire owner of Douglas Lake Ranch

Lake access fight pits fishing club against billionaire owner of Douglas Lake Ranch | The Peoples News | Scoop.it
Nicola Valley Fish and Game Club fights in Supreme Court in Kamloops fighting the owner of Douglas Lake Ranch
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10 things to know about Sen. Jeff Sessions, Donald Trump’s pick for attorney general

10 things to know about Sen. Jeff Sessions, Donald Trump’s pick for attorney general | The Peoples News | Scoop.it
In some ways, they're the odd couple. In other ways, the union makes perfect sense.
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Jeff Sessions’s comments on race: For the record

Jeff Sessions’s comments on race: For the record | The Peoples News | Scoop.it
We combed through the transcript of Sen. Jeff Sessions's 1986 Senate hearing to provide a fuller context of his comments about race and civil rights.
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A man deemed too racist to be a judge is about to be confirmed as Donald Trump's attorney general

A man deemed too racist to be a judge is about to be confirmed as Donald Trump's attorney general | The Peoples News | Scoop.it
Donald Trump is poised to appoint a man as his Attorney General who has been dogged by claims of racism and bigotry throughout his career. The President-elect has already named Steve Bannon, who is hailed by white supremacists, and Michael Flynn, who has backed some of the US’s most notorious anti-Muslim activists, to his transition team.
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WAIR, the 1st anti-pollution scarf !

WAIR creates the 1st fashion accessory that efficiently protects you form air pollution. Now available in presales ! Back us on Ulule
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Israeli plot against British Government minister exposed in Al Jazeera program

Israeli plot against British Government minister exposed in Al Jazeera program | The Peoples News | Scoop.it
The Israeli government is accused of being in the midst of a brazen, covert influence campaign in Britain, a six-month undercover investigation by Al Jazeera will reveal.
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Tell the Senate: Block Trump’s Cabinet of Hate and Wall Street Greed

Tell the Senate: Block Trump’s Cabinet of Hate and Wall Street Greed | The Peoples News | Scoop.it
Sign the petition: Tell your senators to block and resist Trump’s cabinet full of hatemongers and corporate cronies.
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The mysterious link between the US military prison Camp Bucca and ISIS leaders

The mysterious link between the US military prison Camp Bucca and ISIS leaders | The Peoples News | Scoop.it
Beyond conspiracy theories – which are often justified in an era where everything appears as though it is part of a plan or a scheme – we have the right to ask why the majority of the leaders of the Islamic State (IS), formerly the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), had all been incarcerated in the same prison at Camp Bucca, which was run by t
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Deputy defense minister wants to give IDF soldiers a license to kill | +972 Magazine

Deputy defense minister wants to give IDF soldiers a license to kill | +972 Magazine | The Peoples News | Scoop.it
Eli Ben Dahan, who once called Palestinians ‘subhuman,’ wants soldiers to be able to freely shoot to kill. Israel’s Deputy Defense Minister Eli Ben Dahan is reportedly working on submitting a bill proposal that will grant…
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South Korean government takes long-awaited steps for companion animals in 2017. - Stop the Dog and Cat Consumption in S. Korea!

South Korean government takes long-awaited steps for companion animals in 2017. - Stop the Dog and Cat Consumption in S. Korea! | The Peoples News | Scoop.it
The South Korean government is finally feeling the heat from the global campaigns against the inhumane dog and cat meat industry. The many years of hard work by animal rights activists and organizations both within Korea and abroad seem to be paying off, even if the ultimate goal of banning the sale of dog meat has not yet been reached
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Monsanto Is Scrambling To Bury This Breaking Story - Don't Let This Go Unshared!

Monsanto Is Scrambling To Bury This Breaking Story - Don't Let This Go Unshared! | The Peoples News | Scoop.it
I am frankly shocked this information is not making front page news right now. Monsanto will do anything to bury this story… and as of right now, it’s working. Not a single mainstream media outlet has covered this appalling new report that … Continued
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