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How A Little-Known Education Office Has Forced Far-Reaching Changes To Campus Sex Assault Probes

Schools are at the forefront of an aggressive stance to combat sexual assault.

August 18, 2015
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State Of Emergency Ends In Ferguson, Missouri, As Violence Recedes

Ferguson saw a fresh wave of demonstrations beginning last weekend, marking the one-year anniversary of the death of Michael Brown.

August 14, 2015
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The Subversive James Comey

Why the FBI chief’s recent race speech was so critically important.

February 16, 2015

Google Defends Child Porn Tip-Offs To Police

By Robert MacPherson Washington (AFP) — Google defended its policy of electronically monitoring its users’ content for child sexual abuse after it tipped off police in Texas to a child pornography suspect. Houston restaurant worker John Henry Skillern, 41, was arrested Thursday following a cyber-tip that Google had passed along via the National Center for […]

August 5, 2014

United States Slams Release Of Venezuelan Ex-Intel Chief

Washington (AFP) — The United States said Monday it was “deeply disappointed” after Aruba released a former Venezuelan military chief wanted in the United States for drug trafficking charges. A State Department spokesperson said Washington had made a “legitimate request” for the arrest of retired major general Hugo Carvajal in line with its extradition treaty […]

July 28, 2014

Let’s Put An End To The Executions

The execution of Thomas Knight last week is a textbook case for why Florida’s dysfunctional death penalty should be scrapped. Here was a man whose guilt was never in doubt, whose crimes were cold-blooded, whose attitude remained remorseless and often defiant — yet the system took nearly 40 years to close the book. In South […]

January 14, 2014
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