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Barack Obama Just Nominated A Muslim To Be A Federal Judge. That’s A First.

WASHINGTON ― President Barack Obama made history on Tuesday by nominating the first Muslim person to the federal judiciary, Abid Qureshi. “I am pleased to nominate Mr. Qureshi to serve on the United States District Court bench,”…
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Bernie or Burst: Sanders Backers Plan 'Fart-In' For Democratic Convention

Frustrated by the outcome of the Democratic primary, supporters of former presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders (D-VT) plan to deploy an unusual protest tactic. On Tuesday, Sanders formally endorsed presumptive Democratic presidential…
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Things get Worse for Hillary: WikiLeaks Releases 1,258 Hillary Clinton Iraq War Emails

It’s been a bad week for Hillary Clinton… and it’s about to get a whole lot worse, courtesy of WikiLeaks. Later this week, the British Chilcot report on the Iraq war will finally be published, after an exhaustive  seven year…
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Sorry, We Don’t Take Obamacare

AMY MOSES and her circle of self-employed small-business owners were supporters of President Obama and the Affordable Care Act. They bought policies on the newly created New York State exchange. But when they called doctors and hospitals in…

Hillary Clinton hasn't ruled out the possibility of an all-female ticket

US presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton has confirmed that there will be women on her shortlist for vice president, potentially making history if elected on an all-female ticket. The democrat politician's team confirmed, on 21 April,…
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State Department Tries to Limit Judicial Watch Questions in Hillary Clinton Email Case

Discovery moves ahead in two suits that are unfolding alongside the presidential contest. Lawyers for the State Department want to limit the types of questions that a watchdog group can ask former aides to Hillary Clinton, and potentially…
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Jerry Springer: Republicans should pay me for copying my show

Jerry Springer says that he should be paid for the way the Republican debates mimic his shows. Springer, who appeared on MSNBC’s Steve Kornacki’s show on Tuesday, was asked about the comparison between the 2016 race and his often…
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Bernie Sanders Will Ban Fracking. Hillary Clinton 'Sold Fracking to the World'

Nothing illustrates the primary difference between Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton better than the following Huffington Post article by Brad Johnson titled On Eve of Caucuses, Clinton Rakes in Fracking Cash: Less than a week before the…

Melania Trump Contributed $2,000 To Hillary Clinton In 2006

Melania Knauss Trump, the wife of GOP frontrunner Donald Trump, contributed $2,000 to “Friends of Hillary” in 2006, according to Federal Election Commission filings. Melania Trump defended her husband’s controversial proposals to ban…

New Technologies Give Government Ample Means to Track Suspects, Study Finds

WASHINGTON — For more than two years the F.B.I. and intelligence agencies have warned that encrypted communications are creating a “going dark” crisis that will keep them from tracking terrorists and kidnappers. Now, a study in which…

22 emails on Hillary Clinton's server deemed 'top secret' and won't be released

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration confirmed for the first time Friday that Hillary Clinton's unsecured home server contained some of the U.S. government's most closely guarded secrets, censoring 22 emails with material demanding one…
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Clinton campaign accuses GOP of 'coordinated leak' in email scandal

Hillary Clinton’s campaign is accusing the Intelligence Community Inspector General and congressional Republicans of coordinating against its candidate to damage her electoral chances, in the latest flare-up of the nearly yearlong scandal…

David Chaum The Father of Online Anonymity Has a Plan to End the Crypto War

JULIAN BERMAN FOR WIREDIT’S BEEN MORE than 30 years since David Chaum launched the ideas that would serve as much of the groundwork for anonymity online. In doing so, he also helped spark the debate that’s endured ever since, over the…