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* **Tim Worstall**: We Really, Seriously, Don't Want Currency Manipulation Provisions In Trade Deals * **Dan Drezner**: This Wasn’t the PhD Advice You Were Looking for * **Philip Sandifer**: Guided by the Beauty of Their Weapons: An Analysis of Theodore...
From: Brad DeLong | By: J. Bradford DeLong | Monday, April 27, 2015
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More than 1,000 activists and leaders from various civil society organizations across Southeast Asia declared their position on human rights and growing economic inequality.
From: Global Voices | By: Mong Palatino | Monday, April 27, 2015
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by Edward Rackley The occasion to commemorate Tim Hetherington's life and work is now upon us; let it not pass in silence. He died on April 20, 2011 from a Libyan mortar on the streets of Misrata. I didn't know...
From: Three Quarks Daily | By: Edward Rackley | Monday, April 27, 2015
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It’s not your colonoscopy results hackers are after.
From: The Kernel | By: Aaron Sankin | Sunday, April 26, 2015
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Liberal elites continue to condemn law enforcement and excuse inner-city crime.
From: City Journal | By: Heather Mac Donald | Sunday, April 26, 2015
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The failure of the North 2003 affected 45 million people in eight US states. Those who use alternative energy sources like solar panels have been able to benefit from its independence from the network. No food is spoiled in refrigerators, not sitting...
From: Micro Persuasion | Saturday, April 25, 2015
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**Jacob Hacker and Paul Pierson**: [American Politics: No Cost for Extremism](https://prospect.org/article/no-cost-extremism): "This article appears in the Spring 2015 issue of The American Prospect magazine. And click here for a free PDF of this 25th...
From: Brad DeLong | By: J. Bradford DeLong | Saturday, April 25, 2015
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Abe will have a summit with President Obama, sign a security agreement, and make an historic address to a joint meeting of Congress during his week-long visit.
From: NPR | By: Jackie Northam | Monday, April 27, 2015
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Israeli soldiers shot and killed, on Friday at night, a young Palestinian named Ali Sa‘id Abu Ghannam, 16 years of age, near the Zaim military roadblock, east of occupied Jerusalem.
From: Mondoweiss | By: Kate | Saturday, April 25, 2015
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After having our bikes stolen from our apartment parking garage last year, my husband and I bought new bikes today. What strategies & locks should we use to make sure we keep these bikes for a long time?We rent an apartment in a condo building in...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: purplevelvet | Monday, April 27, 2015
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Still appears unaware of his role in helping bring ISIS to life
From: Reason | By: Ed Krayewski | Monday, April 27, 2015
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Computer industry mainstays are rolling out technology to block surveillance, including by the National Security Agency, which fears “going dark” on terror threats....
From: New York Times | By: DAVID E. SANGER and NICOLE PERLROTH | Monday, April 27, 2015
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THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release                                                       April 25, 2015     REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT AT WHITE HOUSE CORRESPONDENTS’...
From: Chicago Sun-Times | By: Lynn Sweet | Sunday, April 26, 2015
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The militarization of Lahore isn't making residents feel much safer and further marginalizes the poor....
From: New York Times | By: BILAL TANWEER | Sunday, April 26, 2015
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Senator John McCain responded on Sunday to President Barack Obama's joke at the White House Correspondents' Association dinner that his 2008 presidential rival that could be the White House's best line of defense against recent security breaches....
From: CNN | Sunday, April 26, 2015
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Federal efforts are driving hospitals to see patients as customers.
From: Kaiser Health News | By: Shefali Luthra | Monday, April 27, 2015
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Yemeni security officials say aircraft from the Saudi-led coalition battling Shiite rebels struck targets in several cities -- including the capital -- as fighting raged on across the country....
From: Fox News | Sunday, April 26, 2015
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Yemeni security officials say aircraft from the Saudi-led coalition battling Shiite rebels struck targets in several cities — including the capital — as fighting raged on across the country....
From: Fox News | Sunday, April 26, 2015
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At the company I work for, we have about 75 computer users. We have a Microsoft Domain Controller in our server environment (MS Server 2012) with Active Directory. When users need to install software, they are prompted in Windows for an Administrative...
From: Server Fault | By: pgunston | Monday, April 27, 2015
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Easilyoneofthemostmemorabletelevisioncharactersinrecentmemory,TheOffice‘sDwightSchrute(RainnWilson)tormentedhisfellowDunder-Mifflinitesandbroughtanunnervingweirdnesstoeveryscenethathewasin.Despitehisbeet-drivenmadnessandhisinabilitytoplaynicewithothers,though,wecan’tlookawayandwe’renottoogreatatneglectingtheurgetotossaroundhismostmemorablequoteseither,sowiththatinmind,herearesomeofDwightSchrute’sbestlines:“Iamfast....
From: Warming Glow | By: alfikse | Saturday, April 25, 2015
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A recent security breach just provided a painful reminder that Tor's anonymity network isn't completely foolproof against truly determined intruders. The email service SIGAINT is warning users that someone recently launched a sustained attempt to bre......
From: Play Savvy | By: Jon Fingas | Sunday, April 26, 2015
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Police body cameras are meant to be a tool of public accountability. But even experts can't agree on how to make sure that happens....
From: The Atlantic | By: Robinson Meyer | Sunday, April 26, 2015
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by Claire Chambers Nine days after 9/11, on 20 September 2001, President George W. Bush responded to the World Trade Centre attacks by addressing a joint session of Congress. He lamented that in the space of a 'single day' the...
From: Three Quarks Daily | By: Claire Chambers | Monday, April 27, 2015
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Originally published on Sustainnovate. Following up on my articles on the history of solar power science, history of solar power policy, history of solar power manufacturing, history of wind turbines, and history of trains, here’s a piece on the history...
From: CleanTechnica | By: Zachary Shahan | Sunday, April 26, 2015
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Those who lived through the last two speculative blow-off tops know the impossibility of predicting the final top.How can we tell if stocks are in the final blow-off stage of a bubble? There are four basic give-aways: 1. Parabolic rises in stocks and...
From: Of Two Minds | By: Charles Hugh Smith | Monday, April 27, 2015
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 On April 2, the Wall Street Journal reported that Facebook is in hot water with government regulators in six European countries over its practice of tracking users’ movements across the web to sell targeted advertising. The kerfuffle illustrates...
From: TechCrunch | By: Rami Essaid | Monday, April 27, 2015
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Monthly trips by congressional intelligence committee staff members to the CIA reportedly take place so that staff members can watch footage of drone strikes in Pakistan or other countries. The CIA has the staff members “watch videos of people being...
From: Firedoglake | By: Kevin Gosztola | Sunday, April 26, 2015
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Leonard Taylor, the former bouncer-bodyguard to some of Hollywood’s biggest names who’s already dished on the drugs he allegedly procured for Chris Evans and John Mayer, is planning on outing… READ ON...
From: Radar Online | By: Radar Staff | Sunday, April 26, 2015
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With the 27th pick in the 2015 NFL Draft, the Dallas Cowboys (represented by arcuate) select... Melvin Gordon, RB, Wisconsin From Walter Football: Strengths: Explosive Great first-step quickness Rare speed Threat to score on any carry Improving receiver...
From: Canal Street Chronicles | By: Dave Cariello | Sunday, April 26, 2015
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When we try to find the present value of a bond I understand we should discount the coupon payments and the face value by the ''current interest rates''. My question is what are these interest rates? From what I knew is that bonds are a debt security...
From: Money Stack Exchange | By: TheGeometer | Sunday, April 26, 2015
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Paper is sooooo 20th century. Even recycled paper has lost its cachet. Everything seems to be going digital. Except in Virginia. Specifically, in the Virginia Department of Taxation. The Old Dominion is going back to the future next year when it comes...
From: Don't Mess with Taxes | By: skbell1 | Sunday, April 26, 2015
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By KateCA Sacred water __Confluence Partners’ plans to build a $1million mall and I don’t know what-all on the Grand Canyon rim, with the support of some Navajo leaders. Special election in the Navajo Nation will impact this project. Update: election...
From: Firedoglake | By: CTuttle | Saturday, April 25, 2015
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One of the year's most dramatic cases will hit the Supreme Court on Tuesday when the justices hear a big fight over whether states have the right to ban same-sex marriage. Gay marriage opponents will have their work cut out for them since Justice Anthony...
From: Business Insider | By: Erin Fuchs | Sunday, April 26, 2015
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Arrival of credit cards with security chips might come later than you think.        ...
From: USA Today | Sunday, April 26, 2015
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SPOTTED AT WHCD: Real estate mogul giving national security adviser a huge and dramatic hug.
From: The Hill | By: Judy Kurtz | Sunday, April 26, 2015
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Amman (AFP) - When security fears forced Jordan to close its last border crossing with Syria this month, it severed its most important trade route to the outside, further straining an economy already hit by fallout from war.But the damage to heavily...
From: Business Insider | By: Kamal Taha | Sunday, April 26, 2015
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Afghan provincial police chief Gulab Khan was apparently killed by a fellow policeman while he was inspecting a security check post in the southern province of Uruzgan. 
From: Channel News Asia | Sunday, April 26, 2015
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President Obama used the 2015 White House Correspondents’ Association dinner as a cathartic exercise. Or, at least he had his best people on the job. Obama brought Luther, the anger translator from “Key & Peele,” Keegan-Michael Key, on stage...
From: Chicago Sun-Times | By: Craig Newman | Sunday, April 26, 2015
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If the whiff of corruption and deceit linger about the Clinton candidacy past election day, is she really the candidate that Democrats want in 2016?...
From: The Atlantic | By: David Frum | Saturday, April 25, 2015
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In a landmark interview with Diane Sawyer, the Olympic champion and reality-television star came out as transgender....
From: The Atlantic | By: Matt Ford | Saturday, April 25, 2015
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The defense for former CIA officer Jeffrey Sterling, who was convicted of violations of the Espionage Act and other offenses, has asked a court in Alexandria, Virginia, to “see” Sterling “not as a spy or a communist who committed espionage” but...
From: Firedoglake | By: Kevin Gosztola | Saturday, April 25, 2015
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Taez (Yemen) (AFP) - Fierce fighting raged Saturday in south Yemen between Iran-backed rebels and loyalists of exiled President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi, as pressure mounted for the warring factions to hold political talks.The Huthi rebels, who have overrun...
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WASHINGTON (AP) — As he began his first re-election run in early 2013, tea party Rep. Thomas Massie had no trouble raising money from business interests. Then came 2015. The Kentucky Republican voted against returning John Boehner, R-Ohio, to the speaker's...
From: Free Republic | By: Associated Press | Saturday, April 25, 2015
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Bad news, phandroids. Android malware is on the rise. According to Symantec’s latest Internet Security Threat Report, “17 percent of all Android apps (nearly one million total) were actually malware in disguise.” In 2013, Symantec uncovered roughly...
From: Free Republic | By: ATT NET Yahoo Tech | Saturday, April 25, 2015
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Hillary Clinton's embrace of "right-wing realism" represents a convergence of interests between the two parties.
From: AmericaBlog | By: Raghav Sharma | Saturday, April 25, 2015
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During a charity event weekend two chapters of the Zeta Beta Tau fraternity from two different universities allegedly disrespected disabled veterans. Both fraternities are currently under investigation. The fraternities are being accused of spitting...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Tammy Rose | Saturday, April 25, 2015
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Wounded vets were spit upon by members from two chapters of the Zeta Beta Tau fraternity in Florida. The University of Florida and Emory University, Alabama fraternities have been accused of spitting and verbally abusing disabled veterans at a Warrior...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Tara Dodrill | Saturday, April 25, 2015
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The Great Recession saw the number of adults in the United States suffering from major depression rise significantly and remain higher, according to a new Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine study touted as the first to examine the recession’s...
From: Chicago Sun-Times | By: Sun-Times Staff | Saturday, April 25, 2015
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