Jul 24, 2014 07:28 am
By Scott Greer
Montana Democratic Sen. John Walsh is in deep water after revelations surfaced that he copied the work of others for his U.S. Army War College thesis without proper attribution — a practice otherwise known as plagiarism.
Dem Senator Plagiarized His War College Thesis
Jul 24, 2014 07:24 am
By Ed Klein
This should come as a sobering wakeup call to the rest of us.
How Our World Fell Apart
Jul 24, 2014 07:20 am
By News Editor
Iran’s semi-official state news agency Fars on Tuesday cited Commander of Iran’s Basij Force, Brigadier General Mohammad Reza Naqdi, as calling on the “resistance groups in Palestine, Syria and Lebanon to sign a defense treaty to help and support each other” against Israel.
Iran Calls on Syria, Hezbollah, Hamas to ‘Ink Defense Pact’ Against Israel
Jul 24, 2014 07:17 am
By Jeremy Scahill and Ryan Devereaux
The Obama administration has quietly approved a substantial expansion of the terrorist watchlist system, authorizing a secret process that requires neither “concrete facts” nor “irrefutable evidence” to designate an American or foreigner as a terrorist, according to a key government document obtained by The Intercept.
The Secret Government Rulebook For Labeling You a Terrorist
Jul 24, 2014 07:15 am
By CBS News/CBSDC/AP
Secretary of State John Kerry defied a Federal Aviation Administration ban and flew into Israel’s main airport Wednesday in a sign of sheer will to achieve a cease-fire agreement in the warring Gaza Strip despite little evidence of progress in ongoing negotiations aimed at halting fighting that’s left at least 31 Israelis and 650 Palestinians dead.
Kerry, Aides Undergo Metal Detector Screening Before Meeting With Egyptian President
Jul 24, 2014 07:12 am
By PAUL BEDARD
The chairman of the Federal Election Commission today blasted Democratic colleagues opposed to his effort to protect conservative media after they imposed rules on the publisher of Rep. Paul Ryan's new book, opening the door to future book regulations -- or even a ban.
FEC Chair Warns of Chilling Regulations, Book Ban On Conservative Publishers