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Turkey Shoots Down Russian Military Jet Over Syrian Border
Turkey says its military shot down a Russian fighter jet after the aircraft entered its airspace.
Court Rules Legal Justification For Drone Assassinations Of US Citizens Can Remain Secret
Many legal scholars contend that it is illegal for the U.S. to kill American citizens away from the battlefield without a trial.
5 Black Lives Matter Activists Shot By White Gunmen In Minneapolis
Miski Noor, a media contact for Black Lives Matter, said “a group of white supremacists showed up at the protest, as they have done most nights.”
Thousands Protest In Georgia Demanding Closure Of Government Run ‘School of Assassins’
"We have to take an honest look at the violence the United States is exporting all over the world. If we don’t do that, nothing is going to change."
New Report Puts Israel’s Nuclear Arsenal At 115 Warheads
Israel's nuclear weapons arsenal includes 115 warheads, according to a new report by the Institute for Science and International Security, a Washington, DC-based think tank.
Nestlé Admits Slavery And Coercion Used In Seafood Production
Global audit by the food giant finds abuse of workers who catch seafood from Thailand.
Russia Bans Scientology
A court in Moscow has banned the local branch of the Church of Scientology, a RIA Novosti correspondent reported from the courtroom Monday.
WikiLeaks Reveals Saudi Arabia, Turkey & Qatar Secret Anti-Syria Plot
The whistleblower website WikiLeaks says that leaked documents from Saudi ministries revealed that Saudi Arabia, Qatar, and Turkey had a secret deal three years ago to topple the Syrian
Epic Bombing Fail: PBS Uses Russian Footage To Depict US Airstrikes On ISIS Oil Fields
PBS NewsHour spliced Russian Defense Ministry’s video of airstrikes against ISIS oil infrastructure into their report.
Montel Williams Vows To Take Arms Against Government If Muslim IDs And Database Are Mandated
Montel Williams offered a bold response to the growing call for Nazi-style registration of Muslims in database by Donald Trump and others.