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Bolivia’s Morales Lands In Latin America Fuming Over Flight Diversion

Bolivia’s Morales Lands In Latin America Fuming Over Flight Diversion

The delay of more than 13 hours reportedly stemmed from suspicions that Edward Snowden, the former U.S. intelligence worker who leaked secret data, might have been aboard the plane.

Egypt’s President Morsi Is No Longer In Power, Military Says

Egypt’s President Morsi Is No Longer In Power, Military Says

A huge celebration has begun in Egypt’s Tahrir Square, after military chief Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi says that Mohammed Morsi is out as president and the country’s constitution has been suspended.

U.S. Says Syria Crossed ‘Red Line’; Now What?

U.S. Says Syria Crossed ‘Red Line’; Now What?

On Thursday, the United States revealed that it now has “high confidence” that the Syrian regime had used chemical weapons against rebel forces.

CIA Deputy Director Michael Morell Retires

CIA Deputy Director Michael Morell Retires

The deputy director of the Central Intelligence Agency, Michael Morell, has resigned.

Bradley Manning Court-Martial Begins In WikiLeaks Case

Bradley Manning Court-Martial Begins In WikiLeaks Case

Starkly different views of Army Pfc. Bradley Manning were presented Monday, the first day of his court-martial on charges that he aided the enemy when he gave a large batch of classified data to WikiLeaks that was then posted online.

Supreme Court Upholds Warrantless Collection Of DNA

Supreme Court Upholds Warrantless Collection Of DNA

By a 5-4 vote, the U.S. Supreme Court has upheld a Maryland law that allows police to collect DNA, without first getting a warrant, from persons who are arrested.

Witnesses Relate Frustration Over Response To Benghazi Attack

Witnesses Relate Frustration Over Response To Benghazi Attack

Three witnesses billed as whistle-blowers appeared before a House committee Wednesday to challenge the Obama administration’s explanation of what transpired on Sept. 11, 2012, as the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, was attacked and the ambassador and three others killed.

La. Supreme Court Rules School Vouchers Unconstitutional

La. Supreme Court Rules School Vouchers Unconstitutional

For the past year, explains the AP, Jindal’s administration has used “money earmarked for public schools in the state’s Minimum Foundation Program to pay for private school tuition.”

North Korea Sentences U.S. Citizen To 15 Years Hard Labor

North Korea Sentences U.S. Citizen To 15 Years Hard Labor

North Korea has sentenced a U.S. citizen to 15 years in one of the country’s notorious labor camps for allegedly attempting to overthrow the Pyongyang government.

New Arizona Law: Guns From Buybacks Can’t Be Destroyed

New Arizona Law: Guns From Buybacks Can’t Be Destroyed

Cities in Arizona that conduct buyback programs to get guns off the street will now be required to re-sell those weapons, according to a new law signed by the governor.