Pentagon’s Yemen Raid Video Turned Out To Be 10 Yrs Old

Navy Capt. Jeff Davis, a Defense Department spokesman, stuck by the Pentagon’s main argument: Al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula remains dangerous and wants to recruit and train people to attack the West. “Even though the video is old, it shows their intent,” he told reporters. Continue reading

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More Than 1 Million ‘Check In’ On Facebook To Support The Standing Rock Sioux

Most of the “visitors” are not actually at the protest camp in North Dakota, where the tribe and its supporters are gathering to oppose the pipeline. The planned route crosses the Missouri River just upstream of the reservation, and the tribe says it could contaminate drinking water and harm sacred lands. Continue reading

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Conservative Christians Grapple With Whether ‘Religious Freedom’ Includes Muslims

Religious liberty is a rallying cry for many evangelical voters, and it has been popping up repeatedly throughout this presidential campaign. But in the current political climate, some conservative Christians are struggling with how to apply religious freedom to other … Continue reading

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U.S. Ranks 41st In Press Freedom Index Thanks To ‘War On Whistleblowers’

Countries ahead of the U.S. in the rankings include Canada (18), Ghana (26), Chile (31) and the U.K. (38). The U.S. is ranked higher than France (45) and Italy (77). Continue reading

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Utah Nearly Abolishes Chronic Homelessness

Despite their support for sending troops, 85 percent of respondents told pollsters they would “definitely” or “probably” not be willing to join the military. Continue reading

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